H L Drake

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Affiliation: University of Bayreuth
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Acetogenic bacteria: what are the in situ consequences of their diverse metabolic versatilities?
    H L Drake
    Lehrstuhl für Okologische Mikrobiologie, BITOK, Universitat Bayreuth, Germany
    Biofactors 6:13-24. 1997
  2. pmc Evidence for involvement of gut-associated denitrifying bacteria in emission of nitrous oxide (N(2)O) by earthworms obtained from garden and forest soils
    C Matthies
    Department of Ecological Microbiology, BITOEK, University of Bayreuth, 95440 Bayreuth, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 65:3599-604. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint Physiology of the thermophilic acetogen Moorella thermoacetica
    Harold L Drake
    Department of Ecological Microbiology, University of Bayreuth, Germany
    Res Microbiol 155:869-83. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Physiology of the thermophilic acetogen Moorella thermoacetica
    Harold L Drake
    Department of Ecological Microbiology, University of Bayreuth, 95440 Bayreuth, Germany
    Res Microbiol 155:422-36. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Ecological consequences of the phylogenetic and physiological diversities of acetogens
    Harold L Drake
    Department of Ecological Microbiology, BITOEK, University of Bayreuth, Germany
    Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 81:203-13. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Clostridium scatologenes strain SL1 isolated as an acetogenic bacterium from acidic sediments
    K Küsel
    Department of Ecological Microbiology, BITOEK, University of Bayreuth, Germany
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 50:537-46. 2000
  7. pmc Physiological ecology of Clostridium glycolicum RD-1, an aerotolerant acetogen isolated from sea grass roots
    K Küsel
    Department of Ecological Microbiology, BITOEK, University of Bayreuth, 95440 Bayreuth, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 67:4734-41. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Clostridium uliginosum sp. nov., a novel acid-tolerant, anaerobic bacterium with connecting filaments
    C Matthies
    Department of Ecological Microbiology, University of Bayreuth, Germany
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 51:1119-25. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Trophic interaction of the aerotolerant anaerobe Clostridium intestinale and the acetogen Sporomusa rhizae sp. nov. isolated from roots of the black needlerush Juncus roemerianus
    Anita S Gössner
    Department of Ecological Microbiology, University of Bayreuth, 95440 Bayreuth, Germany
    Microbiology 152:1209-19. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Anaerobic oxalate consumption by microorganisms in forest soils
    Steven L Daniel
    Department of Biological Sciences, Eastern Illinois University, 600 Lincoln Avenue, Charleston, IL 61920, USA
    Res Microbiol 158:303-9. 2007

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Publications36

  1. ncbi request reprint Acetogenic bacteria: what are the in situ consequences of their diverse metabolic versatilities?
    H L Drake
    Lehrstuhl für Okologische Mikrobiologie, BITOK, Universitat Bayreuth, Germany
    Biofactors 6:13-24. 1997
    ..This review evaluates the metabolic versatilities of acetogens relative to both the engagement (regulation) of the acetyl-CoA pathway and the ecological roles likely played by this bacteriogical group...
  2. pmc Evidence for involvement of gut-associated denitrifying bacteria in emission of nitrous oxide (N(2)O) by earthworms obtained from garden and forest soils
    C Matthies
    Department of Ecological Microbiology, BITOEK, University of Bayreuth, 95440 Bayreuth, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 65:3599-604. 1999
    ..Collectively, these results indicate that gut-associated denitrifying bacteria are responsible for the in vivo emission of N(2)O by earthworms and contribute to the N(2)O that is emitted from certain terrestrial ecosystems...
  3. ncbi request reprint Physiology of the thermophilic acetogen Moorella thermoacetica
    Harold L Drake
    Department of Ecological Microbiology, University of Bayreuth, Germany
    Res Microbiol 155:869-83. 2004
    ..The purpose of this article is to highlight the diverse physiological features of this model acetogen and to examine some of the consequences of its metabolic capabilities...
  4. ncbi request reprint Physiology of the thermophilic acetogen Moorella thermoacetica
    Harold L Drake
    Department of Ecological Microbiology, University of Bayreuth, 95440 Bayreuth, Germany
    Res Microbiol 155:422-36. 2004
    ..The purpose of this article is to highlight the diverse physiological features of this model acetogen and to examine some of the consequences of its metabolic capabilities...
  5. ncbi request reprint Ecological consequences of the phylogenetic and physiological diversities of acetogens
    Harold L Drake
    Department of Ecological Microbiology, BITOEK, University of Bayreuth, Germany
    Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 81:203-13. 2002
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Clostridium scatologenes strain SL1 isolated as an acetogenic bacterium from acidic sediments
    K Küsel
    Department of Ecological Microbiology, BITOEK, University of Bayreuth, Germany
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 50:537-46. 2000
    ..scatologenes is an acetogen that tends to lose its capacity to grow acetogenically under H2/CO2 or CO/CO2 after prolonged laboratory cultivation...
  7. pmc Physiological ecology of Clostridium glycolicum RD-1, an aerotolerant acetogen isolated from sea grass roots
    K Küsel
    Department of Ecological Microbiology, BITOEK, University of Bayreuth, 95440 Bayreuth, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 67:4734-41. 2001
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Clostridium uliginosum sp. nov., a novel acid-tolerant, anaerobic bacterium with connecting filaments
    C Matthies
    Department of Ecological Microbiology, University of Bayreuth, Germany
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 51:1119-25. 2001
    ..Based on morphological, physiological and phylogenetic properties of CK55T, it is proposed that CK55T be termed Clostridium uliginosum sp. nov. (= DSM 12992T = ATCC BAA-53T)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Trophic interaction of the aerotolerant anaerobe Clostridium intestinale and the acetogen Sporomusa rhizae sp. nov. isolated from roots of the black needlerush Juncus roemerianus
    Anita S Gössner
    Department of Ecological Microbiology, University of Bayreuth, 95440 Bayreuth, Germany
    Microbiology 152:1209-19. 2006
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Anaerobic oxalate consumption by microorganisms in forest soils
    Steven L Daniel
    Department of Biological Sciences, Eastern Illinois University, 600 Lincoln Avenue, Charleston, IL 61920, USA
    Res Microbiol 158:303-9. 2007
    ..2) collected from three different forest field sites. These results suggest that forest soils and their resident microbial populations have different capacities relative to anaerobic oxalate consumption...
  11. ncbi request reprint High unique diversity of sulfate-reducing prokaryotes characterized in a depth gradient in an acidic fen
    Achim Schmalenberger
    Department of Ecological Microbiology, University of Bayreuth, Bayreuth 95440, Germany
    Environ Microbiol 9:1317-28. 2007
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  12. ncbi request reprint As the worm turns: the earthworm gut as a transient habitat for soil microbial biomes
    Harold L Drake
    Department of Ecological Microbiology, University of Bayreuth, 95440 Bayreuth, Germany
    Annu Rev Microbiol 61:169-89. 2007
    ..These observations illustrate the impact that soil macrofauna might have on terrestrial nitrogen cycle processes via their transient hosting of ingested prokaryotes...
  13. ncbi request reprint Geminicoccus roseus gen. nov., sp. nov., an aerobic phototrophic Alphaproteobacterium isolated from a marine aquaculture biofilter
    Bärbel U Foesel
    Department of Ecological Microbiology, University of Bayreuth, Bayreuth, Germany
    Syst Appl Microbiol 30:581-6. 2007
    ..nov., sp. nov. is proposed for the type species (D2-3(T)=DSM 18922(T)=ATCC BAA-1445(T))...
  14. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous biodegradation of nitrogen-containing aromatic compounds in a sequencing batch bioreactor
    Xing Yu Liu
    State Key Lab of Microbial Resources at Institute of Microbiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080, China
    J Environ Sci (China) 19:530-5. 2007
    ..Aromatic ring-cleaving dioxygenase activities suggested that (1) AN and NB were degraded via catechol 2,3-dioxygenase; (2) 4-NP was degraded via 1,2,4-benzentriol 1,2-dioxygenase; and (3) 2,4-DNP was degraded via an unresolved pathway...
  15. pmc pH gradient-induced heterogeneity of Fe(III)-reducing microorganisms in coal mining-associated lake sediments
    Marco Blöthe
    Department of Ecological Microbiology, University of Bayreuth, 95440 Bayreuth, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 74:1019-29. 2008
    ..The majority of Fe(III) reducers inhabiting the slightly acidic sediment had only minor capacities to be active under acidic conditions...
  16. ncbi request reprint Nitrosomonas Nm143-like ammonia oxidizers and Nitrospira marina-like nitrite oxidizers dominate the nitrifier community in a marine aquaculture biofilm
    Bärbel U Foesel
    Department of Biological Sciences, Microbiology, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 63:192-204. 2008
    ....
  17. doi request reprint Old acetogens, new light
    Harold L Drake
    Department of Ecological Microbiology, University of Bayreuth, 95440 Bayreuth, Germany
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1125:100-28. 2008
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  18. pmc Anaerobic consumers of monosaccharides in a moderately acidic fen
    Alexandra Hamberger
    Department of Ecological Microbiology, University of Bayreuth, 95445 Bayreuth, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 74:3112-20. 2008
    ....
  19. pmc Corynebacterium glutamicum contains 3-deoxy-D-arabino-heptulosonate 7-phosphate synthases that display novel biochemical features
    Ya Jun Liu
    Institute of Microbiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Datun Road Jia 3, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100101, People s Republic of China
    Appl Environ Microbiol 74:5497-503. 2008
    ..glutamicum subsp. flavum. Both Co2+ and Mn2+ significantly stimulated the NCgl0950 DAHP synthase's activity, whereas Mn2+ was much more stimulatory than Co2+ to the NCgl2098 DAHP synthase's activity...
  20. pmc Nitrous oxide reductase genes (nosZ) of denitrifying microbial populations in soil and the earthworm gut are phylogenetically similar
    Marcus A Horn
    Department of Ecological Microbiology, University of Bayreuth, D 95440 Bayreuth, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 72:1019-26. 2006
    ..Thus, the phylogenies of nosZ from gut and soil were not dissimilar, indicating that gut denitrifiers are soil derived...
  21. pmc In vivo emission of dinitrogen by earthworms via denitrifying bacteria in the gut
    Marcus A Horn
    Department of Ecological Microbiology, University of Bayreuth, 95445 Bayreuth, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 72:1013-8. 2006
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Dechloromonas denitrificans sp. nov., Flavobacterium denitrificans sp. nov., Paenibacillus anaericanus sp. nov. and Paenibacillus terrae strain MH72, N2O-producing bacteria isolated from the gut of the earthworm Aporrectodea caliginosa
    Marcus A Horn
    Department of Ecological Microbiology, University of Bayreuth, Germany
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 55:1255-65. 2005
    ..nov., Flavobacterium denitrificans sp. nov. and Paenibacillus anaericanus sp. nov., respectively. MH72 is considered a new strain of Paenibacillus terrae...
  23. pmc Tolerance and metabolic response of acetogenic bacteria toward oxygen
    Arno Karnholz
    Department of Ecological Microbiology, BITOEK, University of Bayreuth, 95440 Bayreuth, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 68:1005-9. 2002
    ..Cell extracts of S. silvacetica, M. thermoacetica, and C. magnum contained peroxidase and NADH oxidase activities; catalase and superoxide dismutase activities were not detected...
  24. ncbi request reprint Microbial reduction of Fe(III) in the presence of oxygen under low pH conditions
    Kirsten Küsel
    Department of Ecological Microbiology, BITOEK, University of Bayreuth, 95440 Bayreuth, Germany
    Environ Microbiol 4:414-21. 2002
    ..cryptum JF-5 are not constitutive...
  25. ncbi request reprint Influence of nitrate on oxalate- and glyoxylate-dependent growth and acetogenesis by Moorella thermoacetica
    Corinna Seifritz
    Lehrstuhl für Okologische Mikrobiologie, BITOK, Universitat Bayreuth, 95440 Bayreuth, Germany
    Arch Microbiol 178:457-64. 2002
    ..In this regard, enzymes of known pathways for the assimilation of two-carbon compounds were not detected in glyoxylate- or oxalate-grown cells...
  26. pmc Hydrogenotrophic methanogenesis by moderately acid-tolerant methanogens of a methane-emitting acidic peat
    Marcus A Horn
    Department of Ecological Microbiology, BITOEK, University of Bayreuth, D 95440 Bayreuth, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 69:74-83. 2003
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  27. pmc N2O-producing microorganisms in the gut of the earthworm Aporrectodea caliginosa are indicative of ingested soil bacteria
    Julian Ihssen
    Department of Ecological Microbiology, BITOEK, University of Bayreuth, 95440 Bayreuth, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 69:1655-61. 2003
    ..The results of this study suggest that most of the N(2)O emitted by earthworms is due to the activation of ingested denitrifiers and other nitrate-dissimilating bacteria in the gut lumen...
  28. pmc The earthworm gut: an ideal habitat for ingested N2O-producing microorganisms
    Marcus A Horn
    Department of Ecological Microbiology, BITOEK, University of Bayreuth, D 95440 Bayreuth, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 69:1662-9. 2003
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Nitrite as an energy-conserving electron sink for the acetogenic bacterium Moorella thermoacetica
    Corinna Seifritz
    Department of Ecological Microbiology, BITOEK, University of Bayreuth, D 95440 Bayreuth, Germany
    Curr Microbiol 46:329-33. 2003
    ..Glyoxylate-dependent growth by Moorella thermoautotrophica was not observed in the undefined medium containing nitrite...
  30. 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...
  31. ncbi request reprint Oxalate metabolism by the acetogenic bacterium Moorella thermoacetica
    Steven L Daniel
    Department of Biological Sciences, Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, IL 61920, USA
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 231:39-43. 2004
    ..These results suggest that oxalate metabolism by M. thermoacetica requires a utilizable electron acceptor and that CoA-level intermediates are not involved...
  32. ncbi request reprint Lactovum miscens gen. nov., sp. nov., an aerotolerant, psychrotolerant, mixed-fermentative anaerobe from acidic forest soil
    Carola Matthies
    Department of Ecological Microbiology, University of Bayreuth, 95440 Bayreuth, Germany
    Res Microbiol 155:847-54. 2004
    ..Based on the collective properties of anNAG3, it is proposed that anNAG3 be termed Lactovum miscens...
  33. pmc Microarray and functional gene analyses of sulfate-reducing prokaryotes in low-sulfate, acidic fens reveal cooccurrence of recognized genera and novel lineages
    Alexander Loy
    Department of Microbial Ecology, Institute of Ecology and Conservation Biology, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Appl Environ Microbiol 70:6998-7009. 2004
    ..These dsrAB sequences had no features indicative of pseudogenes and likely represent novel, deeply branching, sulfate- or sulfite-reducing prokaryotes that are specialized colonists of low-sulfate habitats...
  34. doi request reprint Carbon metabolism of the moderately acid-tolerant acetogen Clostridium drakei isolated from peat
    Anita S Gössner
    Department of Ecological Microbiology, University of Bayreuth, Bayreuth, Germany
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 287:236-42. 2008
    ..drakei, the type strain of which was originally isolated from an acidic coal mine pond, occurs in moderately acidic habitats...
  35. pmc Catabolic pathway for the production of skatole and indoleacetic acid by the acetogen Clostridium drakei, Clostridium scatologenes, and swine manure
    Terence R Whitehead
    Fermentation Biotechnology Research Unit, National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research, USDA, Agricultural Research Service, 1815 N University St, Peoria, Illinois 61604, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 74:1950-3. 2008
    ..Microorganisms in swine manure produced skatole and other oxidation products from tryptophan, but IAA yielded only skatole. A catabolic mechanism for the synthesis of skatole is proposed...
  36. ncbi request reprint Compaction of forest soil by logging machinery favours occurrence of prokaryotes
    Silvia Schnurr-Pütz
    Department of Ecological Microbiology, University of Bayreuth, Bayreuth, Germany
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 58:503-16. 2006
    ..These results indicate that compaction of forest soil alters the structure and function of the soil microbial community and favours occurrence of prokaryotes...