Christa Schleper

Summary

Affiliation: University of Bergen
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Regulation of expression of the arabinose and glucose transporter genes in the thermophilic archaeon Sulfolobus solfataricus
    Joanna M Lubelska
    Department of Molecular Microbiology, Groningen Biomolecular Sciences and Biotechnology Institute, University of Groningen, 9751 NN Haren, The Netherlands
    Extremophiles 10:383-91. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Genomic studies of uncultivated archaea
    Christa Schleper
    Department of Biology, University of Bergen, Jahnebakken 5, N 5020 Bergen, Norway
    Nat Rev Microbiol 3:479-88. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Homologues of nitrite reductases in ammonia-oxidizing archaea: diversity and genomic context
    Rita Bartossek
    Department of Biology, Centre for Geobiology, University of Bergen, PO Box 7803, 5020 Bergen, Norway
    Environ Microbiol 12:1075-88. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Diversity and abundance of Korarchaeota in terrestrial hot springs of Iceland and Kamchatka
    Laila Johanne Reigstad
    Centre for Geobiology and Department of Biology, University of Bergen, Allegaten, Bergen, Norway
    ISME J 4:346-56. 2010
  5. pmc Correlating microbial community profiles with geochemical data in highly stratified sediments from the Arctic Mid-Ocean Ridge
    Steffen Leth Jorgensen
    Centre for Geobiology, Department of Biology, University of Bergen, 5007 Bergen, Norway
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:E2846-55. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Preparation of high-molecular weight DNA and metagenomic libraries from soils and hot springs
    Laila J Reigstad
    Centre for Geobiology, Department of Biology, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Methods Enzymol 496:319-44. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Sulfur-oxidizing chemolithotrophic proteobacteria dominate the microbiota in high arctic thermal springs on Svalbard
    Laila Johanne Reigstad
    Center for Geobiology, Department of Biology, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Astrobiology 11:665-78. 2011
  8. pmc Metagenomic analysis of ammonia-oxidizing archaea affiliated with the soil group
    Rita Bartossek
    Centre for Geobiology, Department of Biology, University of Bergen Bergen, Norway
    Front Microbiol 3:208. 2012
  9. pmc Simultaneous assessment of soil microbial community structure and function through analysis of the meta-transcriptome
    Tim Urich
    Centre of Geobiology, Department of Biology, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    PLoS ONE 3:e2527. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Nitrification in terrestrial hot springs of Iceland and Kamchatka
    Laila J Reigstad
    Department of Biology, Center for Geobiology, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 64:167-74. 2008

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Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Regulation of expression of the arabinose and glucose transporter genes in the thermophilic archaeon Sulfolobus solfataricus
    Joanna M Lubelska
    Department of Molecular Microbiology, Groningen Biomolecular Sciences and Biotechnology Institute, University of Groningen, 9751 NN Haren, The Netherlands
    Extremophiles 10:383-91. 2006
    ..Expression of the glucose transporter genes appeared constitutive. These data confirm the earlier observation of a catabolite repression-like system in S. solfataricus...
  2. ncbi request reprint Genomic studies of uncultivated archaea
    Christa Schleper
    Department of Biology, University of Bergen, Jahnebakken 5, N 5020 Bergen, Norway
    Nat Rev Microbiol 3:479-88. 2005
    ..Here, we review genomic studies of uncultivated archaea within a framework of the phylogenetic diversity and ecological distribution of this domain...
  3. doi request reprint Homologues of nitrite reductases in ammonia-oxidizing archaea: diversity and genomic context
    Rita Bartossek
    Department of Biology, Centre for Geobiology, University of Bergen, PO Box 7803, 5020 Bergen, Norway
    Environ Microbiol 12:1075-88. 2010
    ..Transcription of the potential archaeal nirK in soil was demonstrated at different water contents, but no significant increase in transcript copy number was observed with increased denitrifying activity...
  4. doi request reprint Diversity and abundance of Korarchaeota in terrestrial hot springs of Iceland and Kamchatka
    Laila Johanne Reigstad
    Centre for Geobiology and Department of Biology, University of Bergen, Allegaten, Bergen, Norway
    ISME J 4:346-56. 2010
    ..Our data provide new information on Korarchaeota habitats and shed light on their abundance, diversity, distribution and coexisting organisms...
  5. pmc Correlating microbial community profiles with geochemical data in highly stratified sediments from the Arctic Mid-Ocean Ridge
    Steffen Leth Jorgensen
    Centre for Geobiology, Department of Biology, University of Bergen, 5007 Bergen, Norway
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:E2846-55. 2012
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Preparation of high-molecular weight DNA and metagenomic libraries from soils and hot springs
    Laila J Reigstad
    Centre for Geobiology, Department of Biology, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Methods Enzymol 496:319-44. 2011
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Sulfur-oxidizing chemolithotrophic proteobacteria dominate the microbiota in high arctic thermal springs on Svalbard
    Laila Johanne Reigstad
    Center for Geobiology, Department of Biology, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Astrobiology 11:665-78. 2011
    ....
  8. pmc Metagenomic analysis of ammonia-oxidizing archaea affiliated with the soil group
    Rita Bartossek
    Centre for Geobiology, Department of Biology, University of Bergen Bergen, Norway
    Front Microbiol 3:208. 2012
    ..Our findings highlight the genetic diversity within the two major and widespread lineages of Thaumarchaeota...
  9. pmc Simultaneous assessment of soil microbial community structure and function through analysis of the meta-transcriptome
    Tim Urich
    Centre of Geobiology, Department of Biology, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    PLoS ONE 3:e2527. 2008
    ..Experimental approaches studying these systems usually focus on either the soil community's taxonomic structure or its functional characteristics. Many methods target DNA as marker molecule and use PCR for amplification...
  10. doi request reprint Nitrification in terrestrial hot springs of Iceland and Kamchatka
    Laila J Reigstad
    Department of Biology, Center for Geobiology, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 64:167-74. 2008
    ..Our data provide evidence for an active role of archaea in nitrification of hot springs in a wide range of pH values and at a high temperature...
  11. pmc Genomic analysis of the uncultivated marine crenarchaeote Cenarchaeum symbiosum
    Steven J Hallam
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:18296-301. 2006
    ..In total, the C. symbiosum genome was remarkably distinct from those of other known Archaea and shared many core metabolic features in common with its free-living planktonic relatives...
  12. ncbi request reprint Analysis of the first genome fragment from the marine sponge-associated, novel candidate phylum Poribacteria by environmental genomics
    Lars Fieseler
    Zentrum für Infektionsforschung, Universitat Wurzburg, Rontgenring 11, D 97070 Wurzburg, Germany
    Environ Microbiol 8:612-24. 2006
    ..This environmental genomics approach provides, for the first time, genomic and, by inference, functional information on the so far uncultivated, sponge-associated candidate division Poribacteria...
  13. pmc Pathways of carbon assimilation and ammonia oxidation suggested by environmental genomic analyses of marine Crenarchaeota
    Steven J Hallam
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS Biol 4:e95. 2006
    ..These findings further substantiate the likely global metabolic importance of Crenarchaeota with respect to key steps in the biogeochemical transformation of carbon and nitrogen in marine ecosystems...
  14. ncbi request reprint Characterization of large-insert DNA libraries from soil for environmental genomic studies of Archaea
    Alexander H Treusch
    Institute of Microbiology and Genetics, Darmstadt University of Technology, Schnittspahnstrasse 10, 64287 Darmstadt, Germany
    Environ Microbiol 6:970-80. 2004
    ..We thereby extend the genomic information of uncultivated crenarchaeota from soil and offer hints to specific metabolic traits present in this group...
  15. ncbi request reprint Acidobacteria form a coherent but highly diverse group within the bacterial domain: evidence from environmental genomics
    Achim Quaiser
    Institute of Microbiology and Genetics, Darmstadt University of Technology, Schnittspahnstrasse 10, 64287 Darmstadt, Germany
    Mol Microbiol 50:563-75. 2003
    ..Furthermore they support the phylogenetic inferences made from 16S rRNA gene libraries, suggesting that Acidobacteria form a broad group in the same sense and with a similar diversity as that of many well-studied bacterial phyla...
  16. ncbi request reprint Diversity and abundance of Crenarchaeota in terrestrial habitats studied by 16S RNA surveys and real time PCR
    Torsten Ochsenreiter
    Institute of Microbiology and Genetics, Darmstadt University of Technology, Schnittspahnstrasse 10, 64287 Darmstadt, Germany
    Environ Microbiol 5:787-97. 2003
    ..A nearby agricultural setting yielded a relative abundance of 0.17% crenarchaeotal rDNA. In total our data suggest that soil crenarchaeota represent a stable and specific component of the microbiota in terrestrial habitats...
  17. ncbi request reprint First insight into the genome of an uncultivated crenarchaeote from soil
    Achim Quaiser
    Institute of Microbiology and Genetics, Darmstadt University of Technology, Schnittspahnstrasse 10, 64287 Darmstadt, Germany
    Environ Microbiol 4:603-11. 2002
    ..The protein encoding genes gave the first insights into the physiological potential of these organisms and can serve as a basis for future genomic and functional genomic studies...
  18. ncbi request reprint Diversity of Archaea in hypersaline environments characterized by molecular-phylogenetic and cultivation studies
    Torsten Ochsenreiter
    Institute of Microbiology and Genetics, Darmstadt University of Technology, Schnittspahnstrasse 10, 64287 Darmstadt, Germany
    Extremophiles 6:267-74. 2002
    ..While a number of novel halophilic archaea have been isolated, we have not been able to cultivate representatives of the new lineages that were detected in this and several other environmental studies...