S Spring

Summary

Affiliation: DSMZ-German Collection of Microorganisms and Cell Cultures
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Taxonomy and evolution of bacteriochlorophyll a-containing members of the OM60/NOR5 clade of marine gammaproteobacteria: description of Luminiphilus syltensis gen. nov., sp. nov., reclassification of Haliea rubra as Pseudohaliea rubra gen. nov., comb. nov
    Stefan Spring
    Leibniz Institute DSMZ, German Collection of Microorganisms and Cell Cultures, Inhoffenstr 7B, Braunschweig 38124, Germany
    BMC Microbiol 13:118. 2013
  2. pmc Mixotrophic growth of bacteriochlorophyll a-containing members of the OM60/NOR5 clade of marine gammaproteobacteria is carbon-starvation independent and correlates with the type of carbon source and oxygen availability
    Stefan Spring
    Leibniz Institute DSMZ German Collection of Microorganisms and Cell Cultures, Inhoffenstr, 7B, Braunschweig 38124, Germany
    BMC Microbiol 13:117. 2013
  3. ncbi Methanogenium frittonii Harris et al. 1996 is a later synonym of Methanoculleus thermophilus (Rivard and Smith 1982) Maestrojuan et al. 1990
    Stefan Spring
    DSMZ Deutsche Sammlung von Mikroorganismen und Zellkulturen, Braunschweig, Germany
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 55:1097-9. 2005
  4. ncbi Ottowia thiooxydans gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel facultatively anaerobic, N2O-producing bacterium isolated from activated sludge, and transfer of Aquaspirillum gracile to Hylemonella gracilis gen. nov., comb. nov
    Stefan Spring
    DSMZ Deutsche Sammlung von Mikroorganismen und Zellkulturen, Mascheroder Weg 1b, D 38124 Braunschweig, Germany
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 54:99-106. 2004
  5. ncbi Characterization of novel psychrophilic clostridia from an Antarctic microbial mat: description of Clostridium frigoris sp. nov., Clostridium lacusfryxellense sp. nov., Clostridium bowmanii sp. nov. and Clostridium psychrophilum sp. nov. and reclassificat
    Stefan Spring
    Deutsche Sammlung von Mikroorganismen und Zellkulturen, Mascheroder Weg 1b, 38124 Braunschweig, Germany
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 53:1019-29. 2003
  6. ncbi Malikia granosa gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel polyhydroxyalkanoate- and polyphosphate-accumulating bacterium isolated from activated sludge, and reclassification of Pseudomonas spinosa as Malikia spinosa comb. nov
    Stefan Spring
    DSMZ Deutsche Sammlung von Mikroorganismen und Zellkulturen, Mascheroder Weg 1b, D 38124 Braunschweig, Germany
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 55:621-9. 2005
  7. pmc The photosynthetic apparatus and its regulation in the aerobic gammaproteobacterium Congregibacter litoralis gen. nov., sp. nov
    Stefan Spring
    Deutsche Sammlung von Mikroorganismen und Zellkulturen, Braunschweig, Germany
    PLoS ONE 4:e4866. 2009
  8. ncbi Limnobacter thiooxidans gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel thiosulfate-oxidizing bacterium isolated from freshwater lake sediment
    S Spring
    Lehrstuhl fur Mikrobiologie, Technische Universitat Munchen, Freising, Germany
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 51:1463-70. 2001
  9. pmc The genome sequence of Methanohalophilus mahii SLP(T) reveals differences in the energy metabolism among members of the Methanosarcinaceae inhabiting freshwater and saline environments
    Stefan Spring
    DSMZ German Collection of Microorganisms and Cell Cultures GmbH, Braunschweig, Germany
    Archaea 2010:690737. 2010
  10. ncbi Detection and in situ identification of representatives of a widely distributed new bacterial phylum
    W Ludwig
    Lehrstuhl fur Mikrobiologie, Technische Universitat Munchen, Germany
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 153:181-90. 1997

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  1. pmc Taxonomy and evolution of bacteriochlorophyll a-containing members of the OM60/NOR5 clade of marine gammaproteobacteria: description of Luminiphilus syltensis gen. nov., sp. nov., reclassification of Haliea rubra as Pseudohaliea rubra gen. nov., comb. nov
    Stefan Spring
    Leibniz Institute DSMZ, German Collection of Microorganisms and Cell Cultures, Inhoffenstr 7B, Braunschweig 38124, Germany
    BMC Microbiol 13:118. 2013
    ..Within this group a close relationship between aerobic anoxygenic photoheterotrophs and non-phototrophic members has been found...
  2. pmc Mixotrophic growth of bacteriochlorophyll a-containing members of the OM60/NOR5 clade of marine gammaproteobacteria is carbon-starvation independent and correlates with the type of carbon source and oxygen availability
    Stefan Spring
    Leibniz Institute DSMZ German Collection of Microorganisms and Cell Cultures, Inhoffenstr, 7B, Braunschweig 38124, Germany
    BMC Microbiol 13:117. 2013
    ....
  3. ncbi Methanogenium frittonii Harris et al. 1996 is a later synonym of Methanoculleus thermophilus (Rivard and Smith 1982) Maestrojuan et al. 1990
    Stefan Spring
    DSMZ Deutsche Sammlung von Mikroorganismen und Zellkulturen, Braunschweig, Germany
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 55:1097-9. 2005
    ..Emended descriptions of the species Methanoculleus thermophilus and the genus Methanogenium are also given...
  4. ncbi Ottowia thiooxydans gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel facultatively anaerobic, N2O-producing bacterium isolated from activated sludge, and transfer of Aquaspirillum gracile to Hylemonella gracilis gen. nov., comb. nov
    Stefan Spring
    DSMZ Deutsche Sammlung von Mikroorganismen und Zellkulturen, Mascheroder Weg 1b, D 38124 Braunschweig, Germany
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 54:99-106. 2004
    ..This species has been wrongly classified, and it is proposed to reclassify it as Hylemonella gracilis gen. nov., comb. nov. The type strain is ATCC 19624T (=DSM 9158T)...
  5. ncbi Characterization of novel psychrophilic clostridia from an Antarctic microbial mat: description of Clostridium frigoris sp. nov., Clostridium lacusfryxellense sp. nov., Clostridium bowmanii sp. nov. and Clostridium psychrophilum sp. nov. and reclassificat
    Stefan Spring
    Deutsche Sammlung von Mikroorganismen und Zellkulturen, Mascheroder Weg 1b, 38124 Braunschweig, Germany
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 53:1019-29. 2003
    ..estertheticum. The subspecies C. estertheticum subsp. laramiense subsp. nov. is established, represented by strain ATCC 51254T (=DSM 14884T). The type strain of C. estertheticum subsp. estertheticum remains NCIMB 12511T (=DSM 8809T)...
  6. ncbi Malikia granosa gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel polyhydroxyalkanoate- and polyphosphate-accumulating bacterium isolated from activated sludge, and reclassification of Pseudomonas spinosa as Malikia spinosa comb. nov
    Stefan Spring
    DSMZ Deutsche Sammlung von Mikroorganismen und Zellkulturen, Mascheroder Weg 1b, D 38124 Braunschweig, Germany
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 55:621-9. 2005
    ..spinosa. This species has been misclassified, and it is proposed to transfer it to the new genus Malikia as Malikia spinosa gen. nov., comb. nov. The type strain is ATCC 14606(T) (=DSM 15801(T))...
  7. pmc The photosynthetic apparatus and its regulation in the aerobic gammaproteobacterium Congregibacter litoralis gen. nov., sp. nov
    Stefan Spring
    Deutsche Sammlung von Mikroorganismen und Zellkulturen, Braunschweig, Germany
    PLoS ONE 4:e4866. 2009
    ..The interaction of photosynthesis and carbon metabolism in these interesting bacteria is still largely unknown and requires further investigation in order to estimate their contribution to the marine carbon cycle...
  8. ncbi Limnobacter thiooxidans gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel thiosulfate-oxidizing bacterium isolated from freshwater lake sediment
    S Spring
    Lehrstuhl fur Mikrobiologie, Technische Universitat Munchen, Freising, Germany
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 51:1463-70. 2001
    ..nov., sp. nov., to include the novel strains. In addition, the phylogenetic position of the chemolithoheterotrophic strain 'Thiobacillus' Q was determined...
  9. pmc The genome sequence of Methanohalophilus mahii SLP(T) reveals differences in the energy metabolism among members of the Methanosarcinaceae inhabiting freshwater and saline environments
    Stefan Spring
    DSMZ German Collection of Microorganisms and Cell Cultures GmbH, Braunschweig, Germany
    Archaea 2010:690737. 2010
    ..A comparison of the reconstructed energy metabolism in the halophilic species Mhp. mahii with other representatives of the Methanosarcinaceae reveals some interesting differences to freshwater species...
  10. ncbi Detection and in situ identification of representatives of a widely distributed new bacterial phylum
    W Ludwig
    Lehrstuhl fur Mikrobiologie, Technische Universitat Munchen, Germany
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 153:181-90. 1997
    ..For the first time, the presence of bacterial cells representing this group could be shown in soil, sediment, activated sludge and lake snow by in situ hybridization...
  11. ncbi Identification and characterization of ecologically significant prokaryotes in the sediment of freshwater lakes: molecular and cultivation studies
    S Spring
    Lehrstuhl fur Mikrobiologie, Technische Universitat Munchen, Freising, Germany
    FEMS Microbiol Rev 24:573-90. 2000
    ..The potential of these approaches for the study of lake sediments is discussed in order to give a perspective for future studies in this habitat...
  12. doi Pseudomonas benzenivorans sp. nov. and Pseudomonas saponiphila sp. nov., represented by xenobiotics degrading type strains
    Elke Lang
    DSMZ Deutsche Sammlung von Mikroorganismen und Zellkulturen GmbH, Braunschweig, Germany
    Curr Microbiol 60:85-91. 2010
    ..nov. with the type strain DSM 8628(T) (=CIP 109857(T)) and Pseudomonas saponiphila sp. nov. with the type strain DSM 9751(T) (=CIP 109856(T)), are proposed...
  13. ncbi Phylogenetic affiliation and ultrastructure of uncultured magnetic bacteria with unusually large magnetosomes
    S Spring
    Lehrstuhl fur Mikrobiologie, Technische Universitat Munchen, D 80290 München, Germany
    Arch Microbiol 169:136-47. 1998
    ....
  14. ncbi Hydrogenophaga defluvii sp. nov. and Hydrogenophaga atypica sp. nov., isolated from activated sludge
    Peter Kampfer
    Institut fur Angewandte Mikrobiologie, Justus Liebig Universitat Giessen, 35392 Giessen, Germany
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 55:341-4. 2005
    ..nov. and Hydrogenophaga atypica sp. nov. are proposed, with BSB 9.5T (=DSM 15341T=CIP 108119T) and BSB 41.8T (=DSM 15342T=CIP 108118T) as the respective type strains...
  15. ncbi Caldithrix abyssi gen. nov., sp. nov., a nitrate-reducing, thermophilic, anaerobic bacterium isolated from a Mid-Atlantic Ridge hydrothermal vent, represents a novel bacterial lineage
    Margarita L Miroshnichenko
    Institute of Microbiology, Russian Academy of Sciences, Prospect 60 letiya Oktyabrya 7 2, 117811 Moscow, Russia
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 53:323-9. 2003
    ....
  16. doi Desulfotomaculum alcoholivorax sp. nov., a moderately thermophilic, spore-forming, sulfate-reducer isolated from a fluidized-bed reactor treating acidic metal- and sulfate-containing wastewater
    Anna H Kaksonen
    Institute of Environmental Engineering and Biotechnology, Tampere University of Technology, Tampere, Finland
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 58:833-8. 2008
    ..0 % similarity). Strain RE35E1T represents a novel species, for which the name Desulfotomaculum alcoholivorax sp. nov. is proposed. The type strain is RE35E1T (=DSM 16058T=JCM 14019T)...
  17. ncbi Desulfurispora thermophila gen. nov., sp. nov., a thermophilic, spore-forming sulfate-reducer isolated from a sulfidogenic fluidized-bed reactor
    Anna H Kaksonen
    Institute of Environmental Engineering and Biotechnology, Tampere University of Technology, Tampere, Finland
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 57:1089-94. 2007
    ..nov., sp. nov. is proposed. The type strain of Desulfurispora thermophila is RA50E1(T) (=DSM 16022(T)=JCM 14018(T))...
  18. ncbi Cultivated anaerobic acidophilic/acidotolerant thermophiles from terrestrial and deep-sea hydrothermal habitats
    Maria I Prokofeva
    Institute of Microbiology, Russian Academy of Sciences, Prospect 60 Letya Oktyabrya 7 2, 117312 Moscow, Russia
    Extremophiles 9:437-48. 2005
    ..These data show that fermentative degradation of organic matter may occur at low pH and wide temperature range in both terrestrial and deep-sea habitats and can be performed by acidophilic or acidotolerant thermophilic prokaryotes...
  19. ncbi Desulfovirgula thermocuniculi gen. nov., sp. nov., a thermophilic sulfate-reducer isolated from a geothermal underground mine in Japan
    Anna H Kaksonen
    Institute of Environmental Engineering and Biotechnology, Tampere University of Technology, Tampere, Finland
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 57:98-102. 2007
    ..nov., sp. nov. is proposed. The type strain of Desulfovirgula thermocuniculi is RL80JIV(T) (=DSM 16036(T)=JCM 13928(T))...
  20. ncbi Desulfotomaculum thermosubterraneum sp. nov., a thermophilic sulfate-reducer isolated from an underground mine located in a geothermally active area
    Anna H Kaksonen
    Institute of Environmental Engineering and Biotechnology, Tampere University of Technology, Tampere, Finland
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 56:2603-8. 2006
    ..Strain RL50JIIIT therefore represents a novel species, for which the name Desulfotomaculum thermosubterraneum sp. nov. is proposed. The type strain is RL50JIIIT (=DSM 16057T=JCM 13837T)...
  21. pmc Novel thermophilic sulfate-reducing bacteria from a geothermally active underground mine in Japan
    Anna H Kaksonen
    Institute of Environmental Engineering and Biotechnology, Tampere University of Technology, P O Box 541, FIN 33101 Tampere, Finland
    Appl Environ Microbiol 72:3759-62. 2006
    ..Two novel thermophilic sulfate-reducing strains, RL50JIII and RL80JIV, affiliated with the genera Desulfotomaculum and Thermanaeromonas, respectively, were isolated...
  22. ncbi Isolation of tannin-degrading bacteria isolated from feces of the Japanese large wood mouse, Apodemus speciosus, feeding on tannin-rich acorns
    Eiki Sasaki
    Department of Bioresources and Agrobiosciences, Graduate School of Science and Technology, Kobe University, Rokko dai 1 1, Nada Ku, Kobe, 657 8501, Japan
    Syst Appl Microbiol 28:358-65. 2005
    ..These bacteria may play an essential role for the host organism in digesting tannin-rich acorns available in their natural habitats, thereby endowing them with a greater ecological advantage...
  23. pmc Molecular characterization of a dechlorinating community resulting from in situ biostimulation in a trichloroethene-contaminated deep, fractured basalt aquifer and comparison to a derivative laboratory culture
    Tamzen W Macbeth
    Biotechnology Department, Idaho Nationa Ingineering and Environmental Laboratory, Idaho State University, Pocatello, Idaho, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 70:7329-41. 2004
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  24. ncbi Biogeochemical transformations of arsenic in circumneutral freshwater sediments
    David R Nicholas
    Division of Biological Sciences, Program in Microbial Ecology, University of Montana, Missoula, MT 59812 4824, USA
    Biodegradation 14:123-37. 2003
    ..The degree to which each of these metabolic transformations influences As mobilization or sequestration in different sedimentary matrices remains to be established...
  25. pmc Characterization of a marine gammaproteobacterium capable of aerobic anoxygenic photosynthesis
    Bernhard M Fuchs
    Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Celsiusstrasse 1, D 28359 Bremen, Germany
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:2891-6. 2007
    ..KT71 enables future experiments investigating the importance of this group of gammaproteobacterial AAnPs in coastal environments...