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Found Methanogen 6 times.

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1. Acetoclastis
The process of splitting acetate into methane and carbon dioxide by some methanogens .

2. Acetyl-CoA pathway
A pathway of autotroph ic carbon dioxide fixation commonly happened in obligate anaerobe s such as methanogen s, homoacetogen s, and sulfate reducing bacteria .

3. Archae (Archaebacteria)
This is a super-classification of odd bacteria that are neither prokaryote s nor eukaryote s; some scientists believe they represent a separate kingdom. The primary genus is Archaebacteria, whose members fall in three categories: microbes that can live in extremely salty environments (halophiles), microbes that produce methane (methanogens), and microbes that can live in extremely hot environments (thermophiles). All are of interest to biotechnologists because they have unique biochemical features (e.g., the enzyme s of the theromophiles are extremely stable at high temperatures).

4. Methanogen
A methane -producing prokaryote ; member of the Archaea .

5. Methanogenesis
The biological production of methane .

6. Methanogens
A group of archaebacteria that produce methane as a by product of their metabolism.

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