Ulrich Dirks

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Bacterial symbiosis maintenance in the asexually reproducing and regenerating flatworm Paracatenula galateia
    Ulrich Dirks
    Department of Marine Biology, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    PLoS ONE 7:e34709. 2012
  2. pmc Proliferation pattern during rostrum regeneration of the symbiotic flatworm Paracatenula galateia: a pulse-chase-pulse analysis
    Ulrich Dirks
    Department of Marine Biology, University of Vienna, Althanstrasse 14, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Cell Tissue Res 349:517-25. 2012
  3. pmc Paracatenula, an ancient symbiosis between thiotrophic Alphaproteobacteria and catenulid flatworms
    Harald Ronald Gruber-Vodicka
    Department of Marine Biology, University of Vienna, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:12078-83. 2011
  4. pmc Sequence variability of the pattern recognition receptor Mermaid mediates specificity of marine nematode symbioses
    Silvia Bulgheresi
    Department of Genetics in Ecology, University of Vienna, Austria
    ISME J 5:986-98. 2011

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Publications4

  1. pmc Bacterial symbiosis maintenance in the asexually reproducing and regenerating flatworm Paracatenula galateia
    Ulrich Dirks
    Department of Marine Biology, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    PLoS ONE 7:e34709. 2012
    ..This would justify both the codiversification between Paracatenula hosts and their Candidatus Riegeria symbionts, and the slow evolutionary rates observed for several symbiont genes...
  2. pmc Proliferation pattern during rostrum regeneration of the symbiotic flatworm Paracatenula galateia: a pulse-chase-pulse analysis
    Ulrich Dirks
    Department of Marine Biology, University of Vienna, Althanstrasse 14, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Cell Tissue Res 349:517-25. 2012
    ..galateia and show that a neoblast stem cell system is indeed a plesiomorphic feature of basal platyhelminths...
  3. pmc Paracatenula, an ancient symbiosis between thiotrophic Alphaproteobacteria and catenulid flatworms
    Harald Ronald Gruber-Vodicka
    Department of Marine Biology, University of Vienna, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:12078-83. 2011
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  4. pmc Sequence variability of the pattern recognition receptor Mermaid mediates specificity of marine nematode symbioses
    Silvia Bulgheresi
    Department of Genetics in Ecology, University of Vienna, Austria
    ISME J 5:986-98. 2011
    ..This is the first report of the functional role of sequence variability in a microbe-associated molecular patterns receptor in a beneficial association...