Henk Bolhuis

Summary

Affiliation: University of Groningen
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. pmc The genome of the square archaeon Haloquadratum walsbyi : life at the limits of water activity
    Henk Bolhuis
    Department of Microbial Ecology, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
    BMC Genomics 7:169. 2006
  2. pmc Actinomycete integrative and conjugative elements
    Evelien M te Poele
    Department of Microbiology, Groningen Biomolecular Sciences and Biotechnology Institute GBB, University of Groningen, Kerklaan 30, 9751 NN Haren, The Netherlands
    Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 94:127-43. 2008
  3. doi Seasonal succession and UV sensitivity of marine bacterioplankton at an Antarctic coastal site
    Anouk M T Piquet
    Department of Ocean Ecosystems, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, University of Groningen, Haren, The Netherlands
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 73:68-82. 2010
  4. doi Shifts in coastal Antarctic marine microbial communities during and after melt water-related surface stratification
    Anouk M T Piquet
    Department of Ocean Ecosystems, Energy and Sustainability Research Institute, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 76:413-27. 2011
  5. doi Actinomycete integrative and conjugative pMEA-like elements of Amycolatopsis and Saccharopolyspora decoded
    Evelien M te Poele
    Department of Microbiology, Groningen Biomolecular Sciences and Biotechnology Institute, University of Groningen, Kerklaan 30, 9751 NN Haren, The Netherlands
    Plasmid 59:202-16. 2008
  6. ncbi Focus on membrane differentiation and membrane domains in the prokaryotic cell
    Egbert J Boekema
    Department of Electron Microscopy, Groningen Biomolecular Sciences and Biotechnology Institute, University of Groningen, NL 9747 AG Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Mol Microbiol Biotechnol 23:345-56. 2013
  7. ncbi Isolation and cultivation of Walsby's square archaeon
    Henk Bolhuis
    Department of Microbial Ecology, Centre of Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, University of Groningen, Kerklaan 30, 9751 NN Haren, The Netherlands
    Environ Microbiol 6:1287-91. 2004
  8. ncbi Characterization of marine bacteria and the activity of their enzyme systems involved in degradation of the algal storage glucan laminarin
    Anne Carlijn Alderkamp
    Department of Marine Biology, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, University of Groningen, Haren, The Netherlands
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 59:108-17. 2007
  9. ncbi Prevalence and distribution of nucleotide sequences typical for pMEA-like accessory genetic elements in the genus Amycolatopsis
    Evelien M te Poele
    Department of Microbiology, Groningen Biomolecular Sciences and Biotechnology Institute, University of Groningen, Haren, The Netherlands
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 61:285-94. 2007
  10. ncbi Diversity and dynamics of Antarctic marine microbial eukaryotes under manipulated environmental UV radiation
    Anouk M T Piquet
    Department of Ocean Ecosystems, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, University of Groningen, Haren, The Netherlands
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 66:352-66. 2008

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Publications15

  1. pmc The genome of the square archaeon Haloquadratum walsbyi : life at the limits of water activity
    Henk Bolhuis
    Department of Microbial Ecology, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
    BMC Genomics 7:169. 2006
    ..walsbyi has specialized into its narrow and hostile ecological niche and found ways to cope with the desiccation stress...
  2. pmc Actinomycete integrative and conjugative elements
    Evelien M te Poele
    Department of Microbiology, Groningen Biomolecular Sciences and Biotechnology Institute GBB, University of Groningen, Kerklaan 30, 9751 NN Haren, The Netherlands
    Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 94:127-43. 2008
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  3. doi Seasonal succession and UV sensitivity of marine bacterioplankton at an Antarctic coastal site
    Anouk M T Piquet
    Department of Ocean Ecosystems, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, University of Groningen, Haren, The Netherlands
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 73:68-82. 2010
    ..Thus, the successional maturity of the microbial community in our minicosm studies appears to be a greater determinant of bacterial community composition rather than the nonprofound and subtle effects of UV-R...
  4. doi Shifts in coastal Antarctic marine microbial communities during and after melt water-related surface stratification
    Anouk M T Piquet
    Department of Ocean Ecosystems, Energy and Sustainability Research Institute, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 76:413-27. 2011
    ..Our results show that melt water stratification and the transition to nonstabilized Antarctic surface waters may have an impact not only on micro-eukaryotic but also bacterial community composition...
  5. doi Actinomycete integrative and conjugative pMEA-like elements of Amycolatopsis and Saccharopolyspora decoded
    Evelien M te Poele
    Department of Microbiology, Groningen Biomolecular Sciences and Biotechnology Institute, University of Groningen, Kerklaan 30, 9751 NN Haren, The Netherlands
    Plasmid 59:202-16. 2008
    ..Several AICEs are able to mobilise chromosomal markers, suggesting that they play an important role in horizontal gene transfer and spread of antibiotic resistance, but also in evolution of genome plasticity...
  6. ncbi Focus on membrane differentiation and membrane domains in the prokaryotic cell
    Egbert J Boekema
    Department of Electron Microscopy, Groningen Biomolecular Sciences and Biotechnology Institute, University of Groningen, NL 9747 AG Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Mol Microbiol Biotechnol 23:345-56. 2013
    ..Together, microscopy techniques can meet the challenge of the coming years: to specify membrane structures in more detail and to bring them to the level of specific protein-protein interactions. ..
  7. ncbi Isolation and cultivation of Walsby's square archaeon
    Henk Bolhuis
    Department of Microbial Ecology, Centre of Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, University of Groningen, Kerklaan 30, 9751 NN Haren, The Netherlands
    Environ Microbiol 6:1287-91. 2004
    ..The genome was estimated to contain approximately three million basepairs...
  8. ncbi Characterization of marine bacteria and the activity of their enzyme systems involved in degradation of the algal storage glucan laminarin
    Anne Carlijn Alderkamp
    Department of Marine Biology, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, University of Groningen, Haren, The Netherlands
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 59:108-17. 2007
    ..The characteristics found in these enzyme systems may help to elucidate factors hampering rapid carbohydrate degradation by prokaryotes...
  9. ncbi Prevalence and distribution of nucleotide sequences typical for pMEA-like accessory genetic elements in the genus Amycolatopsis
    Evelien M te Poele
    Department of Microbiology, Groningen Biomolecular Sciences and Biotechnology Institute, University of Groningen, Haren, The Netherlands
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 61:285-94. 2007
    ....
  10. ncbi Diversity and dynamics of Antarctic marine microbial eukaryotes under manipulated environmental UV radiation
    Anouk M T Piquet
    Department of Ocean Ecosystems, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, University of Groningen, Haren, The Netherlands
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 66:352-66. 2008
    ..Overall, dinoflagellates dominated our samples and their diversity suggests that they fulfill an important role in Antarctic coastal marine ecosystems preceding ice breakup as well as between phytoplankton bloom events...
  11. ncbi RepAM of the Amycolatopsis methanolica integrative element pMEA300 belongs to a novel class of replication initiator proteins
    Evelien M te Poele
    Department of Microbiology, Groningen Biomolecular Sciences and Biotechnology Institute GBB, University of Groningen, Kerklaan 30, 9751 NN Haren, The Netherlands
    Microbiology 152:2943-50. 2006
    ..It is concluded that RepAM and its homologues are members of a novel class of Rep proteins...
  12. pmc Environmental genomics of "Haloquadratum walsbyi" in a saltern crystallizer indicates a large pool of accessory genes in an otherwise coherent species
    Boris A Legault
    Evolutionary Genomics Group, Division de Microbiologia, Universidad Miguel Hernandez, Apartado 18, San Juan 03550, Alicante, Spain
    BMC Genomics 7:171. 2006
    ..Similar studies carried out in other extreme environments have revealed very little diversity in gene content among the cell lineages present...
  13. ncbi Stratified prokaryote network in the oxic-anoxic transition of a deep-sea halocline
    Daniele Daffonchio
    CoNISMa, Ulr Università degli Studi di Milano, DISTAM, 20133 Milan, Italy
    Nature 440:203-7. 2006
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  14. ncbi The enigma of prokaryotic life in deep hypersaline anoxic basins
    Paul W J J van der Wielen
    Laboratory of Microbial Ecology, University of Groningen, 9751 NN Haren, Netherlands
    Science 307:121-3. 2005
    ..Furthermore, we demonstrated the presence of a unique, metabolically active microbial community in the Discovery basin, which is one of the most extreme terrestrial saline environments known, as it is almost saturated with MgCl2 (5 M)...
  15. ncbi Haloquadratum walsbyi gen. nov., sp. nov., the square haloarchaeon of Walsby, isolated from saltern crystallizers in Australia and Spain
    David G Burns
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 57:387-92. 2007
    ..nov., sp. nov. The type strain of Haloquadratum walsbyi is C23T (=JCM 12705T=DSM 16854T)...