Amelia-Elena Rotaru

Summary

Affiliation: University of Massachusetts
Location: Amherst, United States

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Highly enriched Betaproteobacteria growing anaerobically with p-xylene and nitrate
    Amelia Elena Rotaru
    Department of Microbiology, Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Bremen, Germany
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 71:460-8. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Formation of palladium(0) nanoparticles at microbial surfaces
    Michael Bunge
    Department of Biological Sciences, Aarhus University, Ny Munkegade, Aarhus C, Denmark
    Biotechnol Bioeng 107:206-15. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Microbially supported synthesis of catalytically active bimetallic Pd-Au nanoparticles
    Baharak Hosseinkhani
    Department of Biology, Faculty of Sciences, University of Isfahan, Isfahan, IR, Iran
    Biotechnol Bioeng 109:45-52. 2012
  4. pmc Potential for direct interspecies electron transfer in methanogenic wastewater digester aggregates
    Masahiko Morita
    Department of Microbiology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts, USA
    MBio 2:e00159-11. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Geobacter: the microbe electric's physiology, ecology, and practical applications
    Derek R Lovley
    Department of Microbiology and Environmental Biotechnology Center, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts, USA
    Adv Microb Physiol 59:1-100. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Non-enzymatic palladium recovery on microbial and synthetic surfaces
    Amelia Elena Rotaru
    Department of Bioscience, Aarhus University, Ny Munkegade 116, 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Biotechnol Bioeng 109:1889-97. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Visualization of candidate division OP3 cocci in limonene-degrading methanogenic cultures
    Amelia Elena Rotaru
    Department of Microbiology, Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Celsiusstrasse 1, D 28359 Bremen, Germany
    J Microbiol Biotechnol 22:457-61. 2012
  8. pmc Interspecies electron transfer via hydrogen and formate rather than direct electrical connections in cocultures of Pelobacter carbinolicus and Geobacter sulfurreducens
    Amelia Elena Rotaru
    Department of Microbiology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 78:7645-51. 2012

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Publications8

  1. doi request reprint Highly enriched Betaproteobacteria growing anaerobically with p-xylene and nitrate
    Amelia Elena Rotaru
    Department of Microbiology, Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Bremen, Germany
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 71:460-8. 2010
    ..Metabolite analysis identified (4-methylbenzyl)succinate and (4-methylphenyl)itaconate, suggesting addition to fumarate as an initial activation reaction...
  2. doi request reprint Formation of palladium(0) nanoparticles at microbial surfaces
    Michael Bunge
    Department of Biological Sciences, Aarhus University, Ny Munkegade, Aarhus C, Denmark
    Biotechnol Bioeng 107:206-15. 2010
    ..However, procedures to make periplasmic Pd(0) catalytically accessible need to be developed for future nanobiotechnological applications...
  3. doi request reprint Microbially supported synthesis of catalytically active bimetallic Pd-Au nanoparticles
    Baharak Hosseinkhani
    Department of Biology, Faculty of Sciences, University of Isfahan, Isfahan, IR, Iran
    Biotechnol Bioeng 109:45-52. 2012
    ..Hence, formation of microbially supported nanoparticles may be a cheap and environmentally friendly approach for production of bimetallic nanocatalysts...
  4. pmc Potential for direct interspecies electron transfer in methanogenic wastewater digester aggregates
    Masahiko Morita
    Department of Microbiology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts, USA
    MBio 2:e00159-11. 2011
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  5. doi request reprint Geobacter: the microbe electric's physiology, ecology, and practical applications
    Derek R Lovley
    Department of Microbiology and Environmental Biotechnology Center, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts, USA
    Adv Microb Physiol 59:1-100. 2011
    ..Further investigation of these environmentally relevant and physiologically unique organisms is warranted...
  6. doi request reprint Non-enzymatic palladium recovery on microbial and synthetic surfaces
    Amelia Elena Rotaru
    Department of Bioscience, Aarhus University, Ny Munkegade 116, 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Biotechnol Bioeng 109:1889-97. 2012
    ..In conclusion, bio-supported Pd(II) reduction on microbial surfaces is possibly mediated by a non-enzymatic mechanism. We therefore suggest the use of amine-rich biomaterials rather than intact cells for Pd bio-recovery from waste...
  7. ncbi request reprint Visualization of candidate division OP3 cocci in limonene-degrading methanogenic cultures
    Amelia Elena Rotaru
    Department of Microbiology, Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Celsiusstrasse 1, D 28359 Bremen, Germany
    J Microbiol Biotechnol 22:457-61. 2012
    ..Syntrophic Deltaproteobacteria, OP3 cells, and methanogens affiliating with Methanoculleus and Methanosaeta formed the limonenedegrading community...
  8. pmc Interspecies electron transfer via hydrogen and formate rather than direct electrical connections in cocultures of Pelobacter carbinolicus and Geobacter sulfurreducens
    Amelia Elena Rotaru
    Department of Microbiology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 78:7645-51. 2012
    ....