List of publications

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                 Weinitschke S, Sharma PI, Stingl U, Cook AM, Smits TM (in revision with Environ Microbiol) Identification of 
             gene clusters involved in isethionate degradation in terrestrial and marine bacteria.




                     Fuhrman JA, Schwalbach MS, Stingl U (2008) Proteorhodopsins: an array of physiological roles?
                     Nature Rev Microbiol 6: 488-494.

                     Giovannoni SJ*, Hayakawa DH*,  Tripp HJ*, Stingl U*, Givan S, Cho J-C, Oh H-M, Kitner JB, Vergin KL, 
             Rappé MS (* the first four authors contributed equally) (2008) The Small Genome of an Abundant Coastal Ocean
             Methylotroph. Environ Microb 10 (7): 1771-1782. view


                     Müller N, Griffin BJ, Stingl U, Schink B (2008)  Dominant sugar utilizers in sediment of Lake Constance
             depend  on syntrophic cooperation with methanogenic partner organisms. 
 Environ Microb 10 (6): 1501-1511. 


          Köhler T, Stingl U, Meuser K, Brune A (2008) Novel lineages of Planctomycetes densely colonize the alkaline  
  gut of soil-feeding termites (Cubitermes spp.). Environ Microbiol 10 (5): 1260-1270.



 Stingl U, Cho J-C, Foo W, Vergin KL, Lanoil, B., Giovannoni SJ (2008) Dilution-to- extinction culturing of    
 psychrotolerant planktonic bacteria from permanently frozen lakes in the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica.  
 Microbial Ecology 55 (3):
395-405. view







         Giovannoni SJ, Stingl U (2007). The importance of culturing bacterioplankton in the omics age.
 Nature Rev Microbiol 5: 820-826. view


 Ikeda-Ohtsubo W, Desai M, Stingl U, Brune A (2007) Phylogenetic diversity of "Endomicrobia" and their
  specific affliation to termite gut flagellates.
Microbiology 153: 3458-3465. view  




 Stingl U, Tripp HJ, Giovannoni SJ (2007) Improvements of high-throughput-culturing yielded novel  
  SAR11 strains and other abundant marine bacteria from the Oregon coast and the Bermuda Atlantic Time
  Series Study site. ISME J 1: 361-371. view


          Mason O, Stingl U, Moeseneder M, Wilhelm L, DiMeo-Savoi C, Fisk M, Giovannoni SJ (2007) The phylogeny
 of endolithic microbes associated with marine basalts. Environ Microbiol 9: 2539-2550. view


        Stingl U, Desiderio RA, Cho J-C, Vergin KL, Giovannoni SJ (2007) The SAR92 clade: An abundant coastal clade of culturable marine bacteria possessing proteorhodopsin. Appl Environ Microbiol 73: 2290-2296. view






                     Brune A, Stingl U (2006) Prokaryotic symbionts of termite gut flagellates: phylogenetic and metabolic 
             implications of a tripartite symbiosis. Prog Mol Subcell Biol 41:39-60.





        Giovannoni SJ, Stingl U (2005) Molecular diversity and ecology of microbial plankton. Nature 437: 343-8. view 


  Egert M, Stingl U, Dyhrberg Bruun L, Wagner B, Brune A, Friedrich MW (2005) Structure and topology of 
   microbial communities in the major gut compartments of Melolontha melolontha larvae (Coleoptera: 
Appl Environ Microbiol 71: 4556-4566. view

   Stingl U, Radek R, Yang H, Brune A (2005) 'Endomicrobia': Cytoplasmic symbionts of termite gut protozoa 
   form a separate phylum of prokaryotes.
Appl Environ Microbiol 71: 14731479. view


   Yang H, Schmitt-Wagner D, Stingl U, Brune A (2005) Niche heterogeneity determines bacterial community    
    structure in the termite gut (Reticulitermes santonensis). Environ Microbiol 7(7): 916–932.





Wang Y, Stingl U, Anton-Erxleben F, Zimmer M, Brune A (2004) Candidatus Hepatincola porcellionum’ gen. nov., sp. nov., a new, stalk-forming lineage of Rickettsiales colonizing the midgut glands of a terrestrial isopod. Arch Microbiol 181: 299–304.

 Wang Y, Stingl U, Anton-Erxleben F, Geisler S, Brune A, Zimmer M (2004) 'Candidatus Hepatoplasma  
 crinochetorum', a new, stalk-forming lineage of Mollicutes colonizing the midgut glands of a terrestrial
  isopod. Appl Environ Microbiol 70: 6166–


        Stingl U, Maass A, Radek R, Brune A (2004) Symbionts of the gut flagellate Staurojoenina sp. from Neotermes
represent a novel, termite-associated lineage of Bacteroidales:
   Description of 'Candidatus Vestibaculum illigatum'. Microbiol 150: 2229–2235.




         Lemke T, Stingl U, Egert M, Friedrich MW, Brune A (2003) Physicochemical conditions and microbial activities in the highly alkaline gut of the humus-feeding larva of Pachnoda ephippiata (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae). Appl Environ Microbiol 69: 6650–6658.


      Stingl U, Brune A (2003) Phylogenetic diversity and whole-cell hybridization of oxymonad flagellates from the hindgut of the wood-feeding lower termite Reticulitermes flavipes. Protist 154: 147–155.