roseobacter

Summary

Summary: A genus of obligately aerobic marine phototrophic and chemoorganotrophic bacteria, in the family RHODOBACTERACEAE.

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  1. Mayali X, Franks P, Azam F. Cultivation and ecosystem role of a marine roseobacter clade-affiliated cluster bacterium. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2008;74:2595-603 pubmed publisher
    ..Many abundant marine bacteria, including the widespread Roseobacter clade-affiliated (RCA) cluster group, have not been cultured with traditional methods...
  2. Rinta Kanto J, Bürgmann H, Gifford S, Sun S, Sharma S, Del Valle D, et al. Analysis of sulfur-related transcription by Roseobacter communities using a taxon-specific functional gene microarray. Environ Microbiol. 2011;13:453-67 pubmed publisher
    ..bloom using a taxon-specific microarray targeting DMSP-related gene transcription in members of the Roseobacter clade, a group hypothesized to play an important role in the surface ocean sulfur cycle and well represented by ..
  3. Boettcher K, Geaghan K, Maloy A, Barber B. Roseovarius crassostreae sp. nov., a member of the Roseobacter clade and the apparent cause of juvenile oyster disease (JOD) in cultured Eastern oysters. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2005;55:1531-7 pubmed
    ..Phylogenetic analyses place the organism within the Roseobacter clade of the alpha-Proteobacteria, with moderate bootstrap support for inclusion in the genus Roseovarius...
  4. Martens T, Gram L, Grossart H, Kessler D, Muller R, Simon M, et al. Bacteria of the Roseobacter clade show potential for secondary metabolite production. Microb Ecol. 2007;54:31-42 pubmed
    Members of the Roseobacter clade are abundant and widespread in marine habitats and have very diverse metabolisms. Production of acylated homoserine lactones (AHL) and secondary metabolites, e.g...
  5. Zech H, Hensler M, Koßmehl S, Drüppel K, Wöhlbrand L, Trautwein K, et al. Adaptation of Phaeobacter inhibens DSM 17395 to growth with complex nutrients. Proteomics. 2013;13:2851-68 pubmed publisher
    Phaeobacter inhibens DSM 17395, a member of the Roseobacter clade, was studied for its adaptive strategies to complex and excess nutrient supply, here mimicked by cultivation with Marine Broth (MB)...
  6. Tang K, Feng X, Tang Y, Blankenship R. Carbohydrate metabolism and carbon fixation in Roseobacter denitrificans OCh114. PLoS ONE. 2009;4:e7233 pubmed publisher
    The Roseobacter clade of aerobic marine proteobacteria, which compose 10-25% of the total marine bacterial community, has been reported to fix CO(2), although it has not been determined what pathway is involved...
  7. Miller T, Belas R. Dimethylsulfoniopropionate metabolism by Pfiesteria-associated Roseobacter spp. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2004;70:3383-91 pubmed
    The Roseobacter clade of marine bacteria is often found associated with dinoflagellates, one of the major producers of dimethylsulfoniopropionate (DMSP)...
  8. Wang B, Sun F, Lai Q, Du Y, Liu X, Li G, et al. Roseovarius nanhaiticus sp. nov., a member of the Roseobacter clade isolated from marine sediment. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2010;60:1289-95 pubmed publisher
    ..nov. is proposed. The type strain is NH52J(T) (=LMG 24840(T)=CCTCC AB 208317(T)=MCCC 1A03543(T))...
  9. Todd J, Kirkwood M, Newton Payne S, Johnston A. DddW, a third DMSP lyase in a model Roseobacter marine bacterium, Ruegeria pomeroyi DSS-3. ISME J. 2012;6:223-6 pubmed publisher
    Ruegeria pomeroyi DSS-3 is a model Roseobacter marine bacterium, particularly regarding its catabolism of dimethylsulfoniopropionate (DMSP), an abundant anti-stress molecule made by marine phytoplankton...

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  1. Hjelm M, Bergh O, Riaza A, Nielsen J, Melchiorsen J, Jensen S, et al. Selection and identification of autochthonous potential probiotic bacteria from turbot larvae (Scophthalmus maximus) rearing units. Syst Appl Microbiol. 2004;27:360-71 pubmed
    ..and four of twelve tested were lethal to yolk-sac larvae. The 15 remaining strains were identified as Roseobacter spp...
  2. Rao D, Webb J, Kjelleberg S. Microbial colonization and competition on the marine alga Ulva australis. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2006;72:5547-55 pubmed
    Pseudalteromonas tunicata and Roseobacter gallaeciensis are biofilm-forming marine bacteria that are often found in association with the surface of the green alga Ulva australis...
  3. Buchan A, Gonzalez J, Moran M. Overview of the marine roseobacter lineage. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2005;71:5665-77 pubmed
  4. Brinkhoff T, Giebel H, Simon M. Diversity, ecology, and genomics of the Roseobacter clade: a short overview. Arch Microbiol. 2008;189:531-9 pubmed publisher
    Due to worldwide distribution, high abundance and availability of physiologically diverse isolates the Roseobacter clade is one of the most intensively studied groups of marine bacteria...
  5. Biebl H, Allgaier M, Lünsdorf H, Pukall R, Tindall B, Wagner Dobler I. Roseovarius mucosus sp. nov., a member of the Roseobacter clade with trace amounts of bacteriochlorophyll a. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2005;55:2377-83 pubmed
    ..a, corresponding to about 1 % of the amount found in intensely pigmented aerobic phototrophs such as Roseobacter litoralis. Cells were rods of 0.5-0.7x1.3-3...
  6. Pradella S, Allgaier M, Hoch C, Päuker O, Stackebrandt E, Wagner Dobler I. Genome organization and localization of the pufLM genes of the photosynthesis reaction center in phylogenetically diverse marine Alphaproteobacteria. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2004;70:3360-9 pubmed
    ..Rhodobacter veldkampii and Rhodobacter sphaeroides) and strictly aerobic anoxygenic phototrophs from the Roseobacter-Sulfitobacter-Silicibacter clade (Roseivivax halodurans, Roseobacter litoralis, Staleya guttiformis, ..
  7. Bruhn J, Gram L, Belas R. Production of antibacterial compounds and biofilm formation by Roseobacter species are influenced by culture conditions. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2007;73:442-50 pubmed
    Bacterial communities associated with marine algae are often dominated by members of the Roseobacter clade, and in the present study, we describe Roseobacter phenotypes that may provide this group of bacteria with selective advantages ..
  8. Berghoff B, Glaeser J, Nuss A, Zobawa M, Lottspeich F, Klug G. Anoxygenic photosynthesis and photooxidative stress: a particular challenge for Roseobacter. Environ Microbiol. 2011;13:775-91 pubmed publisher
    b>Roseobacter clade aerobic anoxygenic phototrophic bacteria (AAnP) are abundant in photic zone environments of marine ecosystems...
  9. Pommerenke C, Gabriel I, Bunk B, Münch R, Haddad I, Tielen P, et al. ROSY--a flexible and universal database and bioinformatics tool platform for Roseobacter related species. In Silico Biol. 2008;8:177-86 pubmed
    ..In this context ROSY--the Roseobacter SYstems biology database--was developed for completed and draft genomes of representatives of the marine ..
  10. Zhao Y, Wang K, Budinoff C, Buchan A, Lang A, Jiao N, et al. Gene transfer agent (GTA) genes reveal diverse and dynamic Roseobacter and Rhodobacter populations in the Chesapeake Bay. ISME J. 2009;3:364-73 pubmed publisher
    Within the bacterial class Alphaproteobacteria, the order Rhodobacterales contains the Roseobacter and Rhodobacter clades. Roseobacters are abundant and play important biogeochemical roles in marine environments...
  11. Jarosławski S, Duquesne K, Sturgis J, Scheuring S. High-resolution architecture of the outer membrane of the Gram-negative bacteria Roseobacter denitrificans. Mol Microbiol. 2009;74:1211-22 pubmed publisher
    ..Finally, we present first structural data of the outer membrane porin from the marine Gram-negative bacteria Roseobacter denitrificans, and we perform a sequence alignment with porins of known structure.
  12. Dickschat J, Zell C, Brock N. Pathways and substrate specificity of DMSP catabolism in marine bacteria of the Roseobacter clade. Chembiochem. 2010;11:417-25 pubmed publisher
    ..These observations can be explained by a shifted distribution between the two competing pathways due to a blocked dealkylation of ethylated substrates...
  13. Tang K, Zong R, Zhang F, Xiao N, Jiao N. Characterization of the photosynthetic apparatus and proteome of Roseobacter denitrificans. Curr Microbiol. 2010;60:124-33 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we reported the phototrophic features and proteome of an aerobic phototrophic bacterium Roseobacter denitrificans under starvation stress...
  14. Kang I, Vergin K, Oh H, Choi A, Giovannoni S, Cho J. Genome sequence of strain HTCC2083, a novel member of the marine clade Roseobacter. J Bacteriol. 2011;193:319-20 pubmed publisher
    ..was isolated from Oregon seawater using dilution-to-extinction culturing and represents a novel member of the Roseobacter clade. The draft genome sequence of HTCC2083 is presented here...
  15. Wagner Dobler I, Biebl H. Environmental biology of the marine Roseobacter lineage. Annu Rev Microbiol. 2006;60:255-80 pubmed
    The Roseobacter lineage is a phylogenetically coherent, physiologically heterogeneous group of alpha-Proteobacteria comprising up to 25% of marine microbial communities, especially in coastal and polar oceans, and it is the only lineage ..
  16. Petersen J, Brinkmann H, Bunk B, Michael V, Päuker O, Pradella S. Think pink: photosynthesis, plasmids and the Roseobacter clade. Environ Microbiol. 2012;14:2661-72 pubmed publisher
    ..additional ATP for a photoheterotrophic lifestyle is characteristic for several representatives of the marine Roseobacter clade...
  17. Christie Oleza J, Piña Villalonga J, Bosch R, Nogales B, Armengaud J. Comparative proteogenomics of twelve Roseobacter exoproteomes reveals different adaptive strategies among these marine bacteria. Mol Cell Proteomics. 2012;11:M111.013110 pubmed publisher
    ..Here we present a comparative analysis of the theoretically encoded exoproteome of twelve members of the Roseobacter group validated by extensive comparative proteogenomics...
  18. Cude W, Mooney J, Tavanaei A, Hadden M, Frank A, Gulvik C, et al. Production of the antimicrobial secondary metabolite indigoidine contributes to competitive surface colonization by the marine roseobacter Phaeobacter sp. strain Y4I. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2012;78:4771-80 pubmed publisher
    Members of the Roseobacter lineage of marine bacteria are prolific surface colonizers in marine coastal environments, and antimicrobial secondary metabolite production has been hypothesized to provide a competitive advantage to ..
  19. Brinkhoff T, Bach G, Heidorn T, Liang L, Schlingloff A, Simon M. Antibiotic production by a Roseobacter clade-affiliated species from the German Wadden Sea and its antagonistic effects on indigenous isolates. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2004;70:2560-5 pubmed
    A strain affiliated with the Roseobacter clade and producing a new antibiotic named tropodithietic acid (L. Liang, Ph.D. thesis, University of Göttingen, Göttingen, Germany, 2003) was isolated from the German Wadden Sea...
  20. Giebel H, Kalhoefer D, Lemke A, Thole S, Gahl Janssen R, Simon M, et al. Distribution of Roseobacter RCA and SAR11 lineages in the North Sea and characteristics of an abundant RCA isolate. ISME J. 2011;5:8-19 pubmed publisher
    The Roseobacter group and SAR11 clade constitute high proportions of the marine bacterioplankton, but only scarce information exists on the abundance of distinct populations of either lineage...
  21. Koblizek M, Mlcousková J, Kolber Z, Kopecky J. On the photosynthetic properties of marine bacterium COL2P belonging to Roseobacter clade. Arch Microbiol. 2010;192:41-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Marine AAP communities are generally dominated by species belonging to the Roseobacter clade...
  22. Geng H, Belas R. Molecular mechanisms underlying roseobacter-phytoplankton symbioses. Curr Opin Biotechnol. 2010;21:332-8 pubmed publisher
    Members of the Roseobacter clade of alpha-proteobacteria are among the most abundant and ecologically relevant marine bacteria...
  23. Moran M, Buchan A, Gonzalez J, Heidelberg J, Whitman W, Kiene R, et al. Genome sequence of Silicibacter pomeroyi reveals adaptations to the marine environment. Nature. 2004;432:910-3 pubmed
    ..Here we describe the genome sequence of Silicibacter pomeroyi, a member of the marine Roseobacter clade (Fig...
  24. Prabagaran S, Manorama R, Delille D, Shivaji S. Predominance of Roseobacter, Sulfitobacter, Glaciecola and Psychrobacter in seawater collected off Ushuaia, Argentina, Sub-Antarctica. FEMS Microbiol Ecol. 2007;59:342-55 pubmed
    ..Clones associated with the genera Roseobacter, Sulfitobacter, Staleya, Glaciecola, Colwellia, Marinomonas, Cytophaga and Cellulophaga were common to both the ..
  25. Piekarski T, Buchholz I, Drepper T, Schobert M, Wagner Doebler I, Tielen P, et al. Genetic tools for the investigation of Roseobacter clade bacteria. BMC Microbiol. 2009;9:265 pubmed publisher
    The Roseobacter clade represents one of the most abundant, metabolically versatile and ecologically important bacterial groups found in marine habitats...
  26. Reisch C, Stoudemayer M, Varaljay V, Amster I, Moran M, Whitman W. Novel pathway for assimilation of dimethylsulphoniopropionate widespread in marine bacteria. Nature. 2011;473:208-11 pubmed publisher
  27. Selje N, Simon M, Brinkhoff T. A newly discovered Roseobacter cluster in temperate and polar oceans. Nature. 2004;427:445-8 pubmed
    ..comprise one of the largest fractions of heterotrophic marine bacteria and include two clades, SAR11 and Roseobacter, which account for 26 and 16% of 16S ribosomal RNA gene clones retrieved from marine bacterioplankton...
  28. Slightom R, Buchan A. Surface colonization by marine roseobacters: integrating genotype and phenotype. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2009;75:6027-37 pubmed publisher
    The Roseobacter clade is a broadly distributed, abundant, and biogeochemically relevant group of marine bacteria...
  29. Ying J, Wang B, Dai X, Yang S, Liu S, Liu Z. Wenxinia marina gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel member of the Roseobacter clade isolated from oilfield sediments of the South China Sea. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2007;57:1711-6 pubmed
    ..showed that it, together with the genus Rubellimicrobium, formed a distinct clade close to some members of the Roseobacter clade in the family Rhodobacteraceae, and it showed highest sequence similarities to Oceanicola granulosus ..
  30. Hjelm M, Riaza A, Formoso F, Melchiorsen J, Gram L. Seasonal incidence of autochthonous antagonistic Roseobacter spp. and Vibrionaceae strains in a turbot larva (Scophthalmus maximus) rearing system. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2004;70:7288-94 pubmed
    ..anguillarum and Vibrio splendidus. Biochemical tests identified 132 strains as Roseobacter spp. and 31 as Vibrionaceae strains...
  31. Zech H, Thole S, Schreiber K, Kalhöfer D, Voget S, Brinkhoff T, et al. Growth phase-dependent global protein and metabolite profiles of Phaeobacter gallaeciensis strain DSM 17395, a member of the marine Roseobacter-clade. Proteomics. 2009;9:3677-97 pubmed publisher
    The marine heterotrophic roseobacter Phaeobacter gallaeciensis DSM 17395 was grown with glucose in defined mineral medium...
  32. Petersen J, Frank O, Göker M, Pradella S. Extrachromosomal, extraordinary and essential--the plasmids of the Roseobacter clade. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2013;97:2805-15 pubmed publisher
    The alphaproteobacterial Roseobacter clade (Rhodobacterales) is one of the most important global players in carbon and sulfur cycles of marine ecosystems...
  33. Shanmughapriya S, Krishnaveni J, Selvin J, Gandhimathi R, Arunkumar M, Thangavelu T, et al. Optimization of extracellular thermotolerant alkaline protease produced by marine Roseobacter sp. (MMD040). Bioprocess Biosyst Eng. 2008;31:427-33 pubmed
    Marine endosymbiontic Roseobacter sp. (MMD040), which produced high yields of protease, was isolated from marine sponge Fasciospongia cavernosa, collected from the peninsular coast of India...
  34. Thiel V, Brinkhoff T, Dickschat J, Wickel S, Grunenberg J, Wagner Dobler I, et al. Identification and biosynthesis of tropone derivatives and sulfur volatiles produced by bacteria of the marine Roseobacter clade. Org Biomol Chem. 2010;8:234-46 pubmed publisher
    Bacteria of the Roseobacter clade are abundant marine bacteria and are important contributors to the global sulfur cycle...
  35. Pradella S, Päuker O, Petersen J. Genome organisation of the marine Roseobacter clade member Marinovum algicola. Arch Microbiol. 2010;192:115-26 pubmed publisher
    The Roseobacter clade, belonging to the family Rhodobacteraceae of the class Alphaproteobacteria, is one of the major bacterial groups in marine environments...
  36. Bruhn J, Nielsen K, Hjelm M, Hansen M, Bresciani J, Schulz S, et al. Ecology, inhibitory activity, and morphogenesis of a marine antagonistic bacterium belonging to the Roseobacter clade. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2005;71:7263-70 pubmed
    b>Roseobacter strain 27-4 has been isolated from a turbot larval rearing unit and is capable of reducing mortality in turbot egg yolk sac larvae...
  37. Lenk S, Moraru C, Hahnke S, Arnds J, Richter M, Kube M, et al. Roseobacter clade bacteria are abundant in coastal sediments and encode a novel combination of sulfur oxidation genes. ISME J. 2012;6:2178-87 pubmed publisher
    b>Roseobacter clade bacteria (RCB) are abundant in marine bacterioplankton worldwide and central to pelagic sulfur cycling. Very little is known about their abundance and function in marine sediments...
  38. D Alvise P, Melchiorsen J, Porsby C, Nielsen K, Gram L. Inactivation of Vibrio anguillarum by attached and planktonic Roseobacter cells. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2010;76:2366-70 pubmed publisher
    The purpose of the present study was to investigate the inhibition of Vibrio by Roseobacter in a combined liquid-surface system...
  39. Seyedsayamdost M, Case R, Kolter R, Clardy J. The Jekyll-and-Hyde chemistry of Phaeobacter gallaeciensis. Nat Chem. 2011;3:331-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Phaeobacter gallaeciensis belongs to the roseobacter clade of ?-Proteobacteria, the populations of which wax and wane with that of E. huxleyi...
  40. Cunliffe M. Correlating carbon monoxide oxidation with cox genes in the abundant Marine Roseobacter Clade. ISME J. 2011;5:685-91 pubmed publisher
    The Marine Roseobacter Clade (MRC) is a numerically and biogeochemically significant component of the bacterioplankton...
  41. Kang I, Oh H, Vergin K, Giovannoni S, Cho J. Genome sequence of the marine alphaproteobacterium HTCC2150, assigned to the Roseobacter clade. J Bacteriol. 2010;192:6315-6 pubmed publisher
    ..that was isolated off the Oregon coast using dilution-to-extinction culturing and that is affiliated with the Roseobacter clade. The 16S rRNA phylogeny showed that the strain was closely related to members of the RCA clade...
  42. Tang K, Huang H, Jiao N, Wu C. Phylogenomic analysis of marine Roseobacters. PLoS ONE. 2010;5:e11604 pubmed publisher
    Members of the Roseobacter clade which play a key role in the biogeochemical cycles of the ocean are diverse and abundant, comprising 10-25% of the bacterioplankton in most marine surface waters...
  43. Zong R, Jiao N. Proteomic responses of Roseobacter litoralis OCh149 to starvation and light regimen. Microbes Environ. 2012;27:430-42 pubmed
    b>Roseobacter litoralis OCh149 is a type strain of aerobic anoxygenic phototrophic bacteria in marine Roseobacter clade...
  44. Alonso C, Pernthaler J. Roseobacter and SAR11 dominate microbial glucose uptake in coastal North Sea waters. Environ Microbiol. 2006;8:2022-30 pubmed
    ..We studied glucose incorporation at various concentrations (0.1-100 nM) by bacteria related to Roseobacter, SAR11, Gammaproteobacteria and Cytophaga-Flavobacteria in coastal North Sea waters in late winter and during a ..
  45. Lee K, Choo Y, Giovannoni S, Cho J. Maritimibacter alkaliphilus gen. nov., sp. nov., a genome-sequenced marine bacterium of the Roseobacter clade in the order Rhodobacterales. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2007;57:1653-8 pubmed
    ..Phylogenetic analyses based on 16S rRNA gene sequences showed that strain HTCC2654(T) belonged to the Roseobacter clade of the order Rhodobacterales...
  46. Gao J, Pan H, Xiao T, Barbier G, Wang Z, Yue H, et al. Isolation and characterization of novel marine Roseobacter clade members producing unique intracellular chromium-rich aggregates. Res Microbiol. 2006;157:714-9 pubmed
    The marine Roseobacter clade comprises one of the largest fractions of heterotrophic marine bacteria and accounts for about 16% of 16S rRNA gene clones retrieved from marine bacterioplankton...
  47. Zhang Y, Jiao N. Roseophage RDJL Phi1, infecting the aerobic anoxygenic phototrophic bacterium Roseobacter denitrificans OCh114. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2009;75:1745-9 pubmed publisher
    A marine roseophage RDJL Phi1 lytically infecting Roseobacter denitrificans OCh114 was isolated and characterized...
  48. Morris R, Frazar C, Carlson C. Basin-scale patterns in the abundance of SAR11 subclades, marine Actinobacteria (OM1), members of the Roseobacter clade and OCS116 in the South Atlantic. Environ Microbiol. 2012;14:1133-44 pubmed publisher
    ..We identified shifts in SAR11, Actinobacteria, OCS116, SAR86, SAR116 and members of the Roseobacter clade along basin-scale gradients in nutrients, chlorophyll and dissolved organic carbon (DOC)...
  49. Dai X, Wang B, Yang Q, Jiao N, Liu S. Yangia pacifica gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel member of the Roseobacter clade from coastal sediment of the East China Sea. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2006;56:529-33 pubmed
    ..was obtained and sequence analysis indicated that strain DX5-10T represented an independent lineage within the Roseobacter clade of Alphaproteobacteria...
  50. Christie Oleza J, Miotello G, Armengaud J. Proteogenomic definition of biomarkers for the large Roseobacter clade and application for a quick screening of new environmental isolates. J Proteome Res. 2013;12:5331-9 pubmed publisher
    ..We tested our method with the relevant marine Roseobacter lineage...
  51. Sato Takabe Y, Hamasaki K, Suzuki K. Photosynthetic characteristics of marine aerobic anoxygenic phototrophic bacteria Roseobacter and Erythrobacter strains. Arch Microbiol. 2012;194:331-41 pubmed publisher
    A coastal Roseobacter strain of marine aerobic anoxygenic phototrophic bacteria (AAnPB) was isolated and phylogenetically determined...
  52. Bruhn J, Haagensen J, Bagge Ravn D, Gram L. Culture conditions of Roseobacter strain 27-4 affect its attachment and biofilm formation as quantified by real-time PCR. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2006;72:3011-5 pubmed
    The fish probiotic bacterium Roseobacter strain 27-4 grows only as rosettes and produces its antibacterial compound under static growth conditions. It forms three-dimensional biofilms when precultured under static conditions...
  53. Martens T, Heidorn T, Pukall R, Simon M, Tindall B, Brinkhoff T. Reclassification of Roseobacter gallaeciensis Ruiz-Ponte et al. 1998 as Phaeobacter gallaeciensis gen. nov., comb. nov., description of Phaeobacter inhibens sp. nov., reclassification of Ruegeria algicola (Lafay et al. 1995) Uchino et al. 1999 as Mar. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2006;56:1293-304 pubmed
    ..Sequence analysis of the 16S rRNA gene of this strain demonstrated close affiliation with Roseobacter gallaeciensis BS107(T) (99 % similarity), but the results of genotypic (DNA-DNA hybridization and DNA G + C ..
  54. Swingley W, Sadekar S, Mastrian S, Matthies H, Hao J, Ramos H, et al. The complete genome sequence of Roseobacter denitrificans reveals a mixotrophic rather than photosynthetic metabolism. J Bacteriol. 2007;189:683-90 pubmed
    ..We present the complete genomic sequence and feature analysis of the AAP Roseobacter denitrificans, which reveal clues to its physiology...
  55. Moran M, Belas R, Schell M, Gonzalez J, Sun F, Sun S, et al. Ecological genomics of marine Roseobacters. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2007;73:4559-69 pubmed
    Bacterioplankton of the marine Roseobacter clade have genomes that reflect a dynamic environment and diverse interactions with marine plankton...
  56. Newton R, Griffin L, Bowles K, Meile C, Gifford S, Givens C, et al. Genome characteristics of a generalist marine bacterial lineage. ISME J. 2010;4:784-98 pubmed publisher
    Members of the marine Roseobacter lineage have been characterized as ecological generalists, suggesting that there will be challenges in assigning well-delineated ecological roles and biogeochemical functions to the taxon...
  57. Giebel H, Brinkhoff T, Zwisler W, Selje N, Simon M. Distribution of Roseobacter RCA and SAR11 lineages and distinct bacterial communities from the subtropics to the Southern Ocean. Environ Microbiol. 2009;11:2164-78 pubmed publisher
    ..The SAR11 clade and the Roseobacter clade-affiliated (RCA) cluster were quantified by real-time quantitative PCR...
  58. Kalhoefer D, Thole S, Voget S, Lehmann R, Liesegang H, Wollher A, et al. Comparative genome analysis and genome-guided physiological analysis of Roseobacter litoralis. BMC Genomics. 2011;12:324 pubmed publisher
    b>Roseobacter litoralis OCh149, the type species of the genus, and Roseobacter denitrificans OCh114 were the first described organisms of the Roseobacter clade, an ecologically important group of marine bacteria...
  59. Choi D, Cho B. Shimia marina gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel bacterium of the Roseobacter clade isolated from biofilm in a coastal fish farm. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2006;56:1869-73 pubmed
    ..6 % similarity). The sequence similarities between CL-TA03(T) and other type species of the Roseobacter lineage ranged from 92.4 to 95.4 %...
  60. Kimura M, Ishii M, Igarashi Y, Arai H. Identification of the genes encoding nitric oxide reductase in the aerobic photosynthetic bacterium Roseobacter denitrificans OCh114. Biosci Biotechnol Biochem. 2012;76:1984-6 pubmed
    A cytochrome bc-type complex of Roseobacter denitrificans OCh114 was thought to be a novel cytochrome c oxidase. To determine its function, we deleted the genes encoding the complex...
  61. Sule P, Belas R. A novel inducer of Roseobacter motility is also a disruptor of algal symbiosis. J Bacteriol. 2013;195:637-46 pubmed publisher
    Silicibacter sp. strain TM1040, a member of the Roseobacter clade, forms a symbiosis with unicellular phytoplankton, which is inextricably linked to the biphasic "swim or stick" lifestyle of the bacteria...
  62. Geng H, Bruhn J, Nielsen K, Gram L, Belas R. Genetic dissection of tropodithietic acid biosynthesis by marine roseobacters. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2008;74:1535-45 pubmed publisher
    The symbiotic association between the roseobacter Silicibacter sp...
  63. Allgaier M, Uphoff H, Felske A, Wagner Dobler I. Aerobic anoxygenic photosynthesis in Roseobacter clade bacteria from diverse marine habitats. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2003;69:5051-9 pubmed
    The marine Roseobacter clade comprises several genera of marine bacteria related to the uncultured SAR83 cluster, the second most abundant marine picoplankton lineage...