Nicole Dubilier

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Phylogeny of 16S rRNA, ribulose 1,5-bisphosphate carboxylase/oxygenase, and adenosine 5'-phosphosulfate reductase genes from gamma- and alphaproteobacterial symbionts in gutless marine worms (oligochaeta) from Bermuda and the Bahamas
    Anna Blazejak
    Max Planck Institute of Marine Microbiology, Celsiusstrasse 1, D 28359 Bremen, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 72:5527-36. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Symbiotic diversity in marine animals: the art of harnessing chemosynthesis
    Nicole Dubilier
    Symbiosis Group, Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Celsiusstr 1, D 28359 Bremen, Germany
    Nat Rev Microbiol 6:725-40. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Multiple bacterial symbionts in two species of co-occurring gutless oligochaete worms from Mediterranean sea grass sediments
    Caroline Ruehland
    Symbiosis Group, Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Celsiusstrasse 1, D 28359 Bremen, Germany
    Environ Microbiol 10:3404-16. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Origins and evolutionary flexibility of chemosynthetic symbionts from deep-sea animals
    Jillian M Petersen
    Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Celsiusstrasse 1, 28359 Bremen, Germany
    Biol Bull 223:123-37. 2012
  5. pmc Metaproteomics reveals abundant transposase expression in mutualistic endosymbionts
    Manuel Kleiner
    Symbiosis Group, Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Bremen, Germany
    MBio 4:e00223-13. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Widespread occurrence of an intranuclear bacterial parasite in vent and seep bathymodiolin mussels
    Frank U Zielinski
    Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Symbiosis Group, Bremen, Germany
    Environ Microbiol 11:1150-67. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Dual symbiosis of the vent shrimp Rimicaris exoculata with filamentous gamma- and epsilonproteobacteria at four Mid-Atlantic Ridge hydrothermal vent fields
    Jillian M Petersen
    Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Celsiusstr 1, 28359, Bremen, Germany
    Environ Microbiol 12:2204-18. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Hydrogen is an energy source for hydrothermal vent symbioses
    Jillian M Petersen
    Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Celsiusstrasse 1, 28359 Bremen, Germany
    Nature 476:176-80. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Endosymbioses between bacteria and deep-sea siboglinid tubeworms from an Arctic Cold Seep (Haakon Mosby Mud Volcano, Barents Sea)
    Tina Lösekann
    Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Celsiusstrasse 1, Bremen 28359, Germany
    Environ Microbiol 10:3237-54. 2008
  10. pmc Shift from widespread symbiont infection of host tissues to specific colonization of gills in juvenile deep-sea mussels
    Cecilia Wentrup
    Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Symbiosis Group, Bremen, Germany
    ISME J 7:1244-7. 2013

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Publications29

  1. pmc Phylogeny of 16S rRNA, ribulose 1,5-bisphosphate carboxylase/oxygenase, and adenosine 5'-phosphosulfate reductase genes from gamma- and alphaproteobacterial symbionts in gutless marine worms (oligochaeta) from Bermuda and the Bahamas
    Anna Blazejak
    Max Planck Institute of Marine Microbiology, Celsiusstrasse 1, D 28359 Bremen, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 72:5527-36. 2006
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Symbiotic diversity in marine animals: the art of harnessing chemosynthesis
    Nicole Dubilier
    Symbiosis Group, Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Celsiusstr 1, D 28359 Bremen, Germany
    Nat Rev Microbiol 6:725-40. 2008
    ..This Review focuses on the diversity of chemosynthetic symbionts and their hosts, and examines the traits that have resulted in their evolutionary success...
  3. doi request reprint Multiple bacterial symbionts in two species of co-occurring gutless oligochaete worms from Mediterranean sea grass sediments
    Caroline Ruehland
    Symbiosis Group, Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Celsiusstrasse 1, D 28359 Bremen, Germany
    Environ Microbiol 10:3404-16. 2008
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Origins and evolutionary flexibility of chemosynthetic symbionts from deep-sea animals
    Jillian M Petersen
    Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Celsiusstrasse 1, 28359 Bremen, Germany
    Biol Bull 223:123-37. 2012
    ..The host range within the bathymodiolin symbionts is therefore greater than previously recognized, confirming the remarkable flexibility of these symbiotic associations...
  5. pmc Metaproteomics reveals abundant transposase expression in mutualistic endosymbionts
    Manuel Kleiner
    Symbiosis Group, Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Bremen, Germany
    MBio 4:e00223-13. 2013
    ..This high expression of transposases indicates that the mechanisms for their tight regulation have been disabled or no longer exist...
  6. doi request reprint Widespread occurrence of an intranuclear bacterial parasite in vent and seep bathymodiolin mussels
    Frank U Zielinski
    Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Symbiosis Group, Bremen, Germany
    Environ Microbiol 11:1150-67. 2009
    ..We hypothesize that many of the sequences from this clade originated from intranuclear bacteria, and that these are widespread in marine invertebrates...
  7. doi request reprint Dual symbiosis of the vent shrimp Rimicaris exoculata with filamentous gamma- and epsilonproteobacteria at four Mid-Atlantic Ridge hydrothermal vent fields
    Jillian M Petersen
    Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Celsiusstr 1, 28359, Bremen, Germany
    Environ Microbiol 12:2204-18. 2010
    ..We hypothesize that biogeography and host-symbiont selectivity play a role in structuring the epibiosis of R. exoculata...
  8. ncbi request reprint Hydrogen is an energy source for hydrothermal vent symbioses
    Jillian M Petersen
    Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Celsiusstrasse 1, 28359 Bremen, Germany
    Nature 476:176-80. 2011
    ..We propose that the ability to use hydrogen as an energy source is widespread in hydrothermal vent symbioses, particularly at sites where hydrogen is abundant...
  9. doi request reprint Endosymbioses between bacteria and deep-sea siboglinid tubeworms from an Arctic Cold Seep (Haakon Mosby Mud Volcano, Barents Sea)
    Tina Lösekann
    Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Celsiusstrasse 1, Bremen 28359, Germany
    Environ Microbiol 10:3237-54. 2008
    ..In O. haakonmosbiensis, stable carbon isotope values of fatty acids and cholesterol of -70 per thousand are difficult to reconcile with our current knowledge of isotope signatures for chemoautotrophic processes...
  10. pmc Shift from widespread symbiont infection of host tissues to specific colonization of gills in juvenile deep-sea mussels
    Cecilia Wentrup
    Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Symbiosis Group, Bremen, Germany
    ISME J 7:1244-7. 2013
    ....
  11. pmc Genetic connectivity between north and south Mid-Atlantic Ridge chemosynthetic bivalves and their symbionts
    Karina van der Heijden
    Symbiosis Group, Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Bremen, Germany
    PLoS ONE 7:e39994. 2012
    ..Our results indicate genetic connectivity between the northern and southern MAR and suggest that a strict dispersal barrier does not exist...
  12. pmc Metaproteomics of a gutless marine worm and its symbiotic microbial community reveal unusual pathways for carbon and energy use
    Manuel Kleiner
    Symbiosis Group, Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, 28359 Bremen, Germany
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:E1173-82. 2012
    ..algarvensis symbiosis indicates that the oligotrophic nature of its environment exerted a strong selective pressure in shaping these associations...
  13. pmc Expression patterns of mRNAs for methanotrophy and thiotrophy in symbionts of the hydrothermal vent mussel Bathymodiolus puteoserpentis
    Annelie Wendeberg
    Department of Molecular Ecology, Celsiusstr, Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Bremen, Germany
    ISME J 6:104-12. 2012
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  14. doi request reprint Convergent and divergent evolution of metabolism in sulfur-oxidizing symbionts and the role of horizontal gene transfer
    Manuel Kleiner
    Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Symbiosis Group, Celsiusstrasse 1, 28359 Bremen, Germany
    Curr Opin Microbiol 15:621-31. 2012
    ..We hypothesize that horizontal gene transfer (HGT) would explain many of these incongruencies, and conclude that HGT may have played a significant role in shaping the metabolic evolution of GammaSOX symbionts...
  15. ncbi request reprint Molecular and morphological characterization of the association between bacterial endosymbionts and the marine nematode Astomonema sp. from the Bahamas
    Niculina Musat
    Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Celsiusstrasse 1, 28359 Bremen, Germany
    Environ Microbiol 9:1345-53. 2007
    ..symbionts use reduced sulfur compounds as an energy source to provide their hosts with nutrition...
  16. doi request reprint Gamma- and epsilonproteobacterial ectosymbionts of a shallow-water marine worm are related to deep-sea hydrothermal vent ectosymbionts
    Caroline Ruehland
    Symbiosis Group, Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Celsiusstrasse 1, D 28359 Bremen, Germany
    Environ Microbiol 12:2312-26. 2010
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Diversity, relative abundance and metabolic potential of bacterial endosymbionts in three Bathymodiolus mussel species from cold seeps in the Gulf of Mexico
    Sébastien Duperron
    Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Bremen, Germany
    Environ Microbiol 9:1423-38. 2007
    ..brooksi, with specimens from Alaminos Canyon harbouring much lower densities than those from Atwater Valley. This shows that symbiont abundance is not species-specific but can vary considerably between populations...
  18. doi request reprint High symbiont diversity in the bone-eating worm Osedax mucofloris from shallow whale-falls in the North Atlantic
    Caroline Verna
    Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Celsiusstr 1, 28359 Bremen, Germany
    Environ Microbiol 12:2355-70. 2010
    ..The observed diversity and distribution patterns indicate that the endosymbionts are transmitted horizontally from the environment with repeated infection events occurring as the host root tissues grow into the whale bones...
  19. ncbi request reprint A dual symbiosis shared by two mussel species, Bathymodiolus azoricus and Bathymodiolus puteoserpentis (Bivalvia: Mytilidae), from hydrothermal vents along the northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge
    Sébastien Duperron
    Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Celsiusstr 1, D 28359 Bremen, Germany
    Environ Microbiol 8:1441-7. 2006
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Methanotrophic symbioses in marine invertebrates
    Jillian M Petersen
    Symbiosis Group, Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Celsiusstr 1, 28359, Bremen, Germany
    Environ Microbiol Rep 1:319-35. 2009
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint The searchlight and the bucket of microbial ecology
    Nicole Dubilier
    Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Bremen, Germany
    Environ Microbiol 9:2-3. 2007
  22. pmc Novel epibiotic thiothrix bacterium on a marine amphipod
    David C Gillan
    Marine Biology Laboratory, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, B 1050 Brussels, Belgium
    Appl Environ Microbiol 70:3772-5. 2004
    ..FISH and denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis revealed that the Thiothrix filaments are present on the majority of the amphipods examined...
  23. ncbi request reprint Hydrothermal vent gastropods from the same family (Provannidae) harbour epsilon- and gamma-proteobacterial endosymbionts
    Hidetoshi Urakawa
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Environ Microbiol 7:750-4. 2005
    ..More generally, the endosymbiotic lifestyle is now shown to be distributed throughout all recognized classes of the Proteobacteria...
  24. pmc Coexistence of bacterial sulfide oxidizers, sulfate reducers, and spirochetes in a gutless worm (Oligochaeta) from the Peru margin
    Anna Blazejak
    Max Planck Institute of Marine Microbiology, Celsiusstrasse 1, D 28359 Bremen, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 71:1553-61. 2005
    ..Such a phylogenetically diverse yet highly specific and stable association in which multiple bacterial phylotypes coexist within a single host has not been described previously for marine invertebrates...
  25. pmc Dual symbiosis in a Bathymodiolus sp. mussel from a methane seep on the Gabon continental margin (Southeast Atlantic): 16S rRNA phylogeny and distribution of the symbionts in gills
    Sébastien Duperron
    IFREMER Départment Environnement Profond, Centre de Brest, Plouzane, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 71:1694-700. 2005
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  26. pmc Enigmatic dual symbiosis in the excretory organ of Nautilus macromphalus (Cephalopoda: Nautiloidea)
    Mathieu Pernice
    UMR 5178 Biologie des Organismes Marins et Ecosystèmes, Département Peuplements et Milieux Aquatiques, Museum national d histoire naturelle, 55 rue Buffon, 75005 Paris, France
    Proc Biol Sci 274:1143-52. 2007
    ..FISH analyses showed that the symbionts occur in the baso-medial region of the pericardial villi where ultrafiltration and reabsorption processes take place, suggesting a symbiotic contribution to the excretory metabolism...
  27. ncbi request reprint Symbiosis insights through metagenomic analysis of a microbial consortium
    Tanja Woyke
    DOE Joint Genome Institute, Walnut Creek, California 94598, USA
    Nature 443:950-5. 2006
    ..We propose a model that describes how the versatile metabolism within this symbiotic consortium provides the host with an optimal energy supply as it shuttles between the upper oxic and lower anoxic coastal sediments that it inhabits...
  28. ncbi request reprint Symbioses between bacteria and gutless marine oligochaetes
    Nicole Dubilier
    Max Planck Institut für Marine Mikrobiologie, Celsiusstr 1, 28359 Bremen, Germany
    Prog Mol Subcell Biol 41:251-75. 2006
  29. ncbi request reprint Acidovorax-like symbionts in the nephridia of earthworms
    Andreas Schramm
    Department of Ecological Microbiology, University of Bayreuth, D 95440 Bayreuth, Germany
    Environ Microbiol 5:804-9. 2003
    ..Given the close phylogenetic relationship of the symbionts to proteolytic, free-living Acidovorax species, they may indeed play a role in protein degradation during nitrogen excretion by earthworms...