• Mutational analysis of the pro-peptide of a marine intracellular subtilisin protease supports its role in inhibition 

      Bjerga, Gro Elin Kjæreng; Larsen, Øivind; Arsin, Hasan; Williamson, Adele Kim; Garcia-Moyano, Antonio; Leiros, Ingar; Puntervoll, Pål (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2018-09)
      Intracellular subtilisin proteases (ISPs) have important roles in protein processing during the stationary phase in bacteria. Their unregulated protein degrading activity may have adverse effects inside a cell, but little ...
    • New ecosystems in the deep subsurface follow the flow of water driven by geological activity 

      Borgonie, Gaetan; Magnabosco, Cara; Garcia-Moyano, Antonio; Linage-Alvarez, Borja; Ojo, Abidemi Oluranti; Freese, Leanne Brenda; van Jaarsveld, Charl; Van Rooyen, Christelle; Kuloyo, Olukayode; Cason, Errol Duncan; Vermeulen, J.; Pienaar, C.; van Heerden, Esta; Lollar, Barbara Sherwood; Onstott, Tullis C.; Mundle, Scott O.C. (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019-03-01)
      Eukarya have been discovered in the deep subsurface at several locations in South Africa, but how organisms reach the subsurface remains unknown. We studied river-subsurface fissure water systems and identified Eukarya ...
    • Novel and Unexpected Microbial Diversity in Acid Mine Drainage in Svalbard (78° N), Revealed by Culture-Independent Approaches 

      Garcia-Moyano, Antonio; Austnes, Andreas Erling; Lanzén, Anders; Gonzalez-Toril, Elena; Aguilera, Ángeles; Øvreås, Lise (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2015-10-13)
      Svalbard, situated in the high Arctic, is an important past and present coal mining area. Dozens of abandoned waste rock piles can be found in the proximity of Longyearbyen. This environment offers a unique opportunity for ...