Heribert Insam

Summary

Affiliation: University of Innsbruck
Country: Austria

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Changes in the microbial communities during co-composting of digestates
    Ingrid H Franke-Whittle
    University of Innsbruck, Institute of Microbiology, Technikerstraße 25, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria Electronic address
    Waste Manag 34:632-41. 2014
  2. pmc Treatment alternatives of slaughterhouse wastes, and their effect on the inactivation of different pathogens: a review
    Ingrid H Franke-Whittle
    Institute of Microbiology, Leopold Franzens University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Crit Rev Microbiol 39:139-51. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Design and development of the ANAEROCHIP microarray for investigation of methanogenic communities
    Ingrid H Franke-Whittle
    Leopold Franzens University, Institute of Microbiology, Technikerstrasse 25 d, 6020, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Microbiol Methods 79:279-88. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Design and testing of real-time PCR primers for the quantification of Methanoculleus, Methanosarcina, Methanothermobacter, and a group of uncultured methanogens
    Ingrid H Franke-Whittle
    Leopold Franzens Universitat, Institute for Microbiology, Technikerstrasse 25 d, Innsbruck, Austria
    Can J Microbiol 55:611-6. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Application of COMPOCHIP microarray to investigate the bacterial communities of different composts
    Ingrid H Franke-Whittle
    Institute of Microbiology, Leopold Franzens Universitat, Innsbruck, Austria
    Microb Ecol 57:510-21. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Design and application of an oligonucleotide microarray for the investigation of compost microbial communities
    Ingrid H Franke-Whittle
    Institute for Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Technikerstrasse 25, A 6020, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Microbiol Methods 62:37-56. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Comparison of different labeling methods for the production of labeled target DNA for microarray hybridization
    Ingrid H Franke-Whittle
    Institute for Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Technikerstrasse 25d, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    J Microbiol Methods 65:117-26. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Design, development, and use of molecular primers and probes for the detection of Gluconacetobacter species in the pink sugarcane mealybug
    Ingrid H Franke-Whittle
    Centre for Bacterial Diversity and Identification, Department of Microbiology and Parasitology, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia
    Microb Ecol 50:128-39. 2005
  9. pmc Adaptation of methanogenic communities to the cofermentation of cattle excreta and olive mill wastes at 37 degrees C and 55 degrees C
    Marta Goberna
    University of Innsbruck, Institute of Microbiology, Innsbruck, Austria
    Appl Environ Microbiol 76:6564-71. 2010
  10. pmc Searching for links in the biotic characteristics and abiotic parameters of nine different biogas plants
    Andreas Walter
    University of Innsbruck, Institute of Microbiology, Technikerstraße 25d, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Microb Biotechnol 5:717-30. 2012

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Publications19

  1. doi request reprint Changes in the microbial communities during co-composting of digestates
    Ingrid H Franke-Whittle
    University of Innsbruck, Institute of Microbiology, Technikerstraße 25, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria Electronic address
    Waste Manag 34:632-41. 2014
    ..The green waste samples were found to group separately. All starting materials investigated were found to yield fewer and lower signals when compared to the samples collected during the composting experiment...
  2. pmc Treatment alternatives of slaughterhouse wastes, and their effect on the inactivation of different pathogens: a review
    Ingrid H Franke-Whittle
    Institute of Microbiology, Leopold Franzens University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Crit Rev Microbiol 39:139-51. 2013
    ..The intention was to investigate whether AD could be used for waste disposal (either alone, or in combination with another process) such that both energy can be obtained and potentially hazardous materials be disposed of...
  3. doi request reprint Design and development of the ANAEROCHIP microarray for investigation of methanogenic communities
    Ingrid H Franke-Whittle
    Leopold Franzens University, Institute of Microbiology, Technikerstrasse 25 d, 6020, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Microbiol Methods 79:279-88. 2009
    ..7%), Methanosarcina (2.1%), Methanosphaera (1.6%), an uncultured archaeon (1.6%) and Methanothermobacter (1%) were also detected. These results showed the microarray to be a suitable tool for studying methanogenic communities in sludge...
  4. doi request reprint Design and testing of real-time PCR primers for the quantification of Methanoculleus, Methanosarcina, Methanothermobacter, and a group of uncultured methanogens
    Ingrid H Franke-Whittle
    Leopold Franzens Universitat, Institute for Microbiology, Technikerstrasse 25 d, Innsbruck, Austria
    Can J Microbiol 55:611-6. 2009
    ..Application of these primers will allow the detection and quantification of Methanoculleus, Methanosarcina, Methanothermobacter, and a group of yet uncultured archaea from anaerobic habitats...
  5. doi request reprint Application of COMPOCHIP microarray to investigate the bacterial communities of different composts
    Ingrid H Franke-Whittle
    Institute of Microbiology, Leopold Franzens Universitat, Innsbruck, Austria
    Microb Ecol 57:510-21. 2009
    ..Results from denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis supported those of microarray analysis. This study showed that the COMPOCHIP array is a suitable tool to study bacterial communities in composts...
  6. ncbi request reprint Design and application of an oligonucleotide microarray for the investigation of compost microbial communities
    Ingrid H Franke-Whittle
    Institute for Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Technikerstrasse 25, A 6020, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Microbiol Methods 62:37-56. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to develop a molecular tool that would allow screening for the presence or absence of different microorganisms within compost samples...
  7. ncbi request reprint Comparison of different labeling methods for the production of labeled target DNA for microarray hybridization
    Ingrid H Franke-Whittle
    Institute for Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Technikerstrasse 25d, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    J Microbiol Methods 65:117-26. 2006
    ..The comparison of the different DNA labeling methods revealed that labeling via the Cy3-forward primer approach is the most appropriate of the studied methods for the preparation of labeled target DNA for our purposes...
  8. ncbi request reprint Design, development, and use of molecular primers and probes for the detection of Gluconacetobacter species in the pink sugarcane mealybug
    Ingrid H Franke-Whittle
    Centre for Bacterial Diversity and Identification, Department of Microbiology and Parasitology, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia
    Microb Ecol 50:128-39. 2005
    ..liquefaciens by PCR from different mealybugs isolated at various times and from various sugarcane-growing areas in Queensland, Australia, these bacteria do not appear to be significant commensals in the PSMB environment...
  9. pmc Adaptation of methanogenic communities to the cofermentation of cattle excreta and olive mill wastes at 37 degrees C and 55 degrees C
    Marta Goberna
    University of Innsbruck, Institute of Microbiology, Innsbruck, Austria
    Appl Environ Microbiol 76:6564-71. 2010
    ..Further testing is needed to find out whether there is a link between increased methanogenic diversity and reactor productivity...
  10. pmc Searching for links in the biotic characteristics and abiotic parameters of nine different biogas plants
    Andreas Walter
    University of Innsbruck, Institute of Microbiology, Technikerstraße 25d, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Microb Biotechnol 5:717-30. 2012
    ..No other correlations between biotic characteristics and abiotic parameters were found. Methanogenic communities in each reactor were highly stable and resilient over the whole year...
  11. doi request reprint Population dynamics at digester overload conditions
    Michael A Schoen
    Unit of Environmental Engineering, Institute of Infrastructure, University Innsbruck, Technikerstrasse 13, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Bioresour Technol 100:5648-55. 2009
    ..Indicators reflecting the biokinetic state (e.g. F(net)/M(net) or the VFA/alkalinity ratio) are more adequate for the assessment of the stability of reactors in transient situations...
  12. ncbi request reprint Identification of anammox bacteria in a full-scale deammonification plant making use of anaerobic ammonia oxidation
    Gerd Innerebner
    Department of Microbiology, Leopold Franzens University Innsbruck, Technikerstrasse 25, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Syst Appl Microbiol 30:408-12. 2007
    ..The sequences retrieved from the red granules were 93% similar to those of Candidatus Brocadia anammoxidans, a bacterium known to catalyze the anaerobic ammonia oxidation...
  13. ncbi request reprint Bacterial community patterns and thermal analyses of composts of various origins
    Susanne Klammer
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Technikerstr 25, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Waste Manag Res 26:173-87. 2008
    ..A similar differentiation of composts was found with the thermogavimetric analyses. It may thus be concluded that the resulting humus quality is closely linked to the microbial communities involved...
  14. doi request reprint Wood ash amendment to biogas reactors as an alternative to landfilling? A preliminary study on changes in process chemistry and biology
    Sabine M Podmirseg
    University of Innsbruck, Institute of Microbiology, Innsbruck, Austria
    Waste Manag Res 31:829-42. 2013
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  15. pmc The dynamic bacterial communities of a melting High Arctic glacier snowpack
    Katherina Hell
    Institute of Ecology, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    ISME J 7:1814-26. 2013
    ..Furthermore the potential of supraglacial snowpack ecosystems to respond to transient yet spatially extensive melting episodes such as that observed across most of Greenland's ice sheet in 2012 merits further investigation. ..
  16. ncbi request reprint Microbial community related to volatile organic compound (VOC) emission in household biowaste
    Sabine Mayrhofer
    Institut fur Mikrobiologie, Universitat Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Environ Microbiol 8:1960-74. 2006
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  17. doi request reprint Biowaste: a Lactobacillus habitat and lactic acid fermentation substrate
    Maraike Probst
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Technikerstraße 25d, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Bioresour Technol 143:647-52. 2013
    ..Such kind of biowaste application could be an alternative for current substrates and provide a modern, efficient and environmental friendly waste treatment technology. ..
  18. doi request reprint Molecular analysis of bacterial community succession during prolonged compost curing
    Michael Danon
    Faculty of Agricultural, Food and Environmental Quality Sciences, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Rehovot, Israel
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 65:133-44. 2008
    ..In contrast, pathogens were not detected. In the cured compost, bacterial population shifts were still observed after the compost organic matter and other biochemical properties had seemingly stabilized...
  19. doi request reprint 16S rDNA analysis reveals low microbial diversity in community level physiological profile assays
    Margarita Ros
    Centro de Edafologia y Biologia Aplicada del Segura, 30100 Murcia, Spain
    J Microbiol Methods 72:221-6. 2008
    ..Also for this reason, CLPPs based on incubations of soil suspensions should just be used as a screening method and always be accompanied by other techniques for community analysis...