C M Plugge

Summary

Affiliation: Wageningen University
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi Arginine catabolism by Thermanaerovibrio acidaminovorans
    C M Plugge
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Wageningen University, H van Suchtelenweg 4, 6703 CT, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 195:259-62. 2001
  2. ncbi Elucidation of the pathways of catabolic glutamate conversion in three thermophilic anaerobic bacteria
    C M Plugge
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Wageningen University, H van Suchtelenweg 4, 6703 CT Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Arch Microbiol 176:29-36. 2001
  3. ncbi Desulfotomaculum thermobenzoicum subsp. thermosyntrophicum subsp. nov., a thermophilic, syntrophic, propionate-oxidizing, spore-forming bacterium
    Caroline M Plugge
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Wageningen University, The Netherlands
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 52:391-9. 2002
  4. ncbi Gelria glutamica gen. nov., sp. nov., a thermophilic, obligately syntrophic, glutamate-degrading anaerobe
    Caroline M Plugge
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Wageningen University, The Netherlands
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 52:401-7. 2002
  5. ncbi Enrichment of thermophilic syntrophic anaerobic glutamate-degrading consortia using a dialysis membrane reactor
    C M Plugge
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Wageningen University, H van Suchtelenweg 4, 6703 CT Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Microb Ecol 43:378-87. 2002
  6. ncbi Caloramator coolhaasii sp. nov., a glutamate-degrading, moderately thermophilic anaerobe
    C M Plugge
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Wageningen University, The Netherlands
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 50:1155-62. 2000
  7. ncbi Metabolic interactions in methanogenic and sulfate-reducing bioreactors
    A J M Stams
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Wageningen University, Hesselink van Suchtelenweg 4, 6703 CT Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Water Sci Technol 52:13-20. 2005
  8. ncbi Interspecies electron transfer in methanogenic propionate degrading consortia
    F A M de Bok
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Wageningen University, Hesselink van Suchtelenweg 4, Wageningen 6703 CT, The Netherlands
    Water Res 38:1368-75. 2004
  9. ncbi Anoxic media design, preparation, and considerations
    Caroline M Plugge
    Laboratory for Microbiology, Wageningen University, The Netherlands
    Methods Enzymol 397:3-16. 2005
  10. ncbi The first true obligately syntrophic propionate-oxidizing bacterium, Pelotomaculum schinkii sp. nov., co-cultured with Methanospirillum hungatei, and emended description of the genus Pelotomaculum
    Frank A M de Bok
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Wageningen University, Hesselink van Suchtelenweg 4, 6703 CT Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 55:1697-703. 2005

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Publications17

  1. ncbi Arginine catabolism by Thermanaerovibrio acidaminovorans
    C M Plugge
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Wageningen University, H van Suchtelenweg 4, 6703 CT, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 195:259-62. 2001
    ..5 mol acetate, 4 mol ammonia and 4 mol hydrogen; citrulline and ornithine were not formed. Enzyme measurements indicated the presence of the arginine deiminase pathway (ADI) in cells of T. acidaminovorans growing on arginine...
  2. ncbi Elucidation of the pathways of catabolic glutamate conversion in three thermophilic anaerobic bacteria
    C M Plugge
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Wageningen University, H van Suchtelenweg 4, 6703 CT Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Arch Microbiol 176:29-36. 2001
    ..Glutamate was converted to propionate oxidatively via the intermediates succinyl-CoA and methylmalonyl-CoA. A minor part of the succinyl-CoA was converted to succinate and excreted...
  3. ncbi Desulfotomaculum thermobenzoicum subsp. thermosyntrophicum subsp. nov., a thermophilic, syntrophic, propionate-oxidizing, spore-forming bacterium
    Caroline M Plugge
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Wageningen University, The Netherlands
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 52:391-9. 2002
    ..It is proposed that strain TPO should be classified as new subspecies of D. thermobenzoicum as D. thermobenzoicum subsp. thermosyntrophicum...
  4. ncbi Gelria glutamica gen. nov., sp. nov., a thermophilic, obligately syntrophic, glutamate-degrading anaerobe
    Caroline M Plugge
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Wageningen University, The Netherlands
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 52:401-7. 2002
    ..The additional base pairs were found as long loops in the V1, V7 and V9 regions of the 16S rDNA. However, the loops were not found in the 16S rRNA. The name Gelria glutamica gen. nov., sp. nov. is proposed for strain TGO(T)...
  5. ncbi Enrichment of thermophilic syntrophic anaerobic glutamate-degrading consortia using a dialysis membrane reactor
    C M Plugge
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Wageningen University, H van Suchtelenweg 4, 6703 CT Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Microb Ecol 43:378-87. 2002
    ..It converted glutamate to hydrogen, acetate, some propionate, ammonium, and carbon dioxide. Growth of this syntrophic organism on glutamate was strongly enhanced by the presence of methanogens...
  6. ncbi Caloramator coolhaasii sp. nov., a glutamate-degrading, moderately thermophilic anaerobe
    C M Plugge
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Wageningen University, The Netherlands
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 50:1155-62. 2000
    ..The G+C content was 31.7 mol%. Based on its morphological, phylogenetic and physiological characteristics, it is proposed that strain ZT should be classified in the genus Caloramator as a new species, Caloramator coolhaasii...
  7. ncbi Metabolic interactions in methanogenic and sulfate-reducing bioreactors
    A J M Stams
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Wageningen University, Hesselink van Suchtelenweg 4, 6703 CT Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Water Sci Technol 52:13-20. 2005
    ..By contrast, acetoclastic methanogens can compete reasonably well with acetate-degrading sulfate reducers. Sulfate-reducing bacteria grow much faster on propionate and butyrate than syntrophic consortia...
  8. ncbi Interspecies electron transfer in methanogenic propionate degrading consortia
    F A M de Bok
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Wageningen University, Hesselink van Suchtelenweg 4, Wageningen 6703 CT, The Netherlands
    Water Res 38:1368-75. 2004
    ..Accordingly, the high conversion rates observed in methanogenic bioreactors are due to the fact that the propionate-oxidizing bacteria and their methanogenic partners form micro-colonies within the densely packed granules...
  9. ncbi Anoxic media design, preparation, and considerations
    Caroline M Plugge
    Laboratory for Microbiology, Wageningen University, The Netherlands
    Methods Enzymol 397:3-16. 2005
    ..This chapter discusses the requirements of anoxic prokaryotes for growth in the laboratory and different existing methods for their cultivation...
  10. ncbi The first true obligately syntrophic propionate-oxidizing bacterium, Pelotomaculum schinkii sp. nov., co-cultured with Methanospirillum hungatei, and emended description of the genus Pelotomaculum
    Frank A M de Bok
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Wageningen University, Hesselink van Suchtelenweg 4, 6703 CT Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 55:1697-703. 2005
    ..Other related species belong to the Gram-positive, sulfate-reducing genus Desulfotomaculum. The type strain of Pelotomaculum schinkii is strain HH(T) (=ATCC BAA-615(T)=DSM 15200(T))...
  11. ncbi Akkermansia muciniphila gen. nov., sp. nov., a human intestinal mucin-degrading bacterium
    Muriel Derrien
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Wageningen University, Hesselink van Suchtelenweg 4, 6703 CT Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 54:1469-76. 2004
    ..nov., sp. nov. is proposed; the type strain is MucT (= ATCC BAA-835T = CIP 107961T)...
  12. ncbi Victivallis vadensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a sugar-fermenting anaerobe from human faeces
    Erwin G Zoetendal
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Wageningen University, Hesselink van Suchtelenweg 4, 6703 CT Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 53:211-5. 2003
    ..The closest cultured representatives belong to genera of the bacterial division 'Verrucomicrobia'. The name Victivallis vadensis gen. nov., sp. nov. is proposed for strain CelloT (=DSM 14823T =ATCC BAA-548T)...
  13. doi Anaerobic degradation of long-chain alkylamines by a denitrifying Pseudomonas stutzeri
    Phuong D Nguyen
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 66:136-42. 2008
    ..The proposed pathway for the degradation of alkylamines in strain ZN6 starts with C-N cleavages to alkanals and further oxidation to the corresponding fatty acids...
  14. ncbi Exocellular electron transfer in anaerobic microbial communities
    Alfons J M Stams
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Wageningen University, Hesselink van Suchtelenweg 4, 6703 CT, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Environ Microbiol 8:371-82. 2006
    ..Furthermore, this separation is essential in the donation or acceptance of electrons in some environmental technological processes, e.g. soil remediation, wastewater purification and corrosion...
  15. ncbi Identification of glucose-fermenting bacteria present in an in vitro model of the human intestine by RNA-stable isotope probing
    Markus Egert
    Wageningen Centre for Food Sciences, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 60:126-35. 2007
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  16. pmc Reversible interconversion of carbon dioxide and formate by an electroactive enzyme
    Torsten Reda
    Medical Research Council Dunn Human Nutrition Unit, Wellcome Trust MRC Building, Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 0XY, United Kingdom
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:10654-8. 2008
    ..FDH1 demonstrates the feasibility of interconverting CO(2) and formate electrochemically, and it is a template for the development of robust synthetic catalysts suitable for practical applications...
  17. pmc Syntrophic growth on formate: a new microbial niche in anoxic environments
    Jan Dolfing
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Wageningen University, Dreijenplein 10, 6703 HB Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Appl Environ Microbiol 74:6126-31. 2008
    ..In pure culture, neither Moorella sp. strain AMP, nor Desulfovibrio sp. strain G11, nor the methanogens grow on formate alone. These results imply the existence of a previously unrecognized microbial niche in anoxic environments...