Publications

Vidal-Melgosa S, Sichert A, Francis TB, Bartosik D, Niggemann J, Wichels A, Willats WGT, Fuchs BM, Teeling H, Becher D, Schweder T, Amann R, Hehemann JH (2021)
Diatom fucan polysaccharide precipitates carbon during algal blooms.
Nature Commun. 12(1):1150
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-021-21009-6

Francis TB, Bartosik D, Sura T, Sichert A, Hehemann JH, Markert S, Schweder T, Fuchs BM, Teeling H, Amann RI, Becher D (2021)
Changing expression patterns of TonB-dependent transporters suggest shifts in polysaccharide consumption over the course of a spring phytoplankton bloom.
ISME J.
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41396-021-00928-8

Klassen L, Reintjes G, Tingley JP, Jones DR, Hehemann JH, Smith AD, Schwinghamer TD, Arnosti C, Jin L, Alexander TW, Amundsen C, Thomas D, Amann R, McAllister TA, Abbott DW (2021)
Quantifying fluorescent glycan uptake to elucidate strain-level variability in foraging behaviors of rumen bacteria.
Microbiome. 9:23
https://doi.org/10.1186/s40168-020-00975-x

Arnosti C, Wietz M, Brinkhoff T, Hehemann J-H, Probandt D, Zeugner L, Amann R (2021)
The Biogeochemistry of Marine Polysaccharides: Sources, Inventories, and Bacterial Drivers of the Carbohydrate Cycle.
Ann Rev Mar Sci. 13:81-108
https://doi.org/10.1146/annurev-marine-032020-012810

Schultz D, Zühlke D, Bernhardt J, Francis TB, Albrecht D, Hirschfeld C, Markert S, Riedel K (2020)
An optimized metaproteomics protocol for a holistic taxonomic and functional characterization of microbial communities from marine particles.
Environ Microbiol Rep. 12(4):367-376
https://doi.org/10.1111/1758-2229.12842

Giljan G, Kamennaya NA, Otto A, Becher D, Ellrott A, Meyer V, Murton BJ, Fuchs BM, Amann RI, Zubkov MV (2020)
Bacterioplankton reveal years-long retention of Atlantic deep-ocean water by the Tropic Seamount.
Sci Rep. 10(1):4715
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-61417-0

Alejandre-Colomo C, Harder J, Fuchs BM, Rosselló-Móra R, Amann R (2020)
High-throughput cultivation of heterotrophic bacteria during a spring phytoplankton bloom in the North Sea.
Syst Appl Microbiol. 43(2):126066
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.syapm.2020.126066

Grieb A, Francis TB, Krüger K, Orellana LH, Amann R, Fuchs BM (2020)
Candidatus Abditibacter, a novel genus within the Cryomorphaceae, thriving in the North Sea.
Syst Appl Microbiol. 43(4):126088
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.syapm.2020.126088

Sichert A, Corzett CH, Schechter MS, Unfried F, Markert S, Becher D, Fernandez-Guerra A, Liebeke M, Schweder T, Polz MF, Hehemann JH (2020)
Verrucomicrobia use hundreds of enzymes to digest the algal polysaccharide fucoidan.
Nature Microbiol. 5(8):1026-1039
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41564-020-0720-2

Becker S, Tebben J, Coffinet S, Wiltshire K, Iversen MH, Harder T, Hinrichs KU, Hehemann JH (2020)
Laminarin is a major molecule in the marine carbon cycle.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 117(12):6599-6607.
https://doi.org/ 10.1073/pnas.1917001117

Fischer T, Schorb M, Reintjes G, Kolovou A, Santarella-Mellwig R, Markert S, Rhiel E, Littmann S, Becher D, Schweder T, Harder J. (2019)
Biopearling of Interconnected Outer Membrane Vesicle Chains by a Marine Flavobacterium.
Appl Environ Microbiol. 85(19). pii: e00829-19.
https://doi.org/10.1128/AEM.00829-19

Schada von Borzyskowski L, Severi F, Krüger K, Hermann L, Gilardet A, Sippel F, Pommerenke B, Claus P, Socorro Cortina N, Glatter T, Zauner S, Zarzycki J, Fuchs BM, Bremer E, Maier UG, Amann RI, Erb TJ (2019)
Marine Proteobacteria metabolise glycolate via the β-hydroxyaspartate cycle.
Nature Vol. 575
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41586-019-1748-4

Krüger K, Chafee M, Francis TB, Glavina del Rio T,Becher D, Schweder T,Amann RI, Teeling H. (2019).
In marine Bacteroidetes the bulk of algal glycan degradation during algae blooms is mediated by a few clades using a restricted set of genes.
ISME J. 13(11):2800-2816
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41396-019-0476-y

Reisky L, Préchoux A, Zühlke MK, Bäumgen M, Robb CS, Gerlach N, Roret T, Stanetty C, Larocque R, Michel G, Tao S, Markert S, Unfried F, Mihovilovic MD, Trautwein-Schult A, Becher D, Schweder T, Bornscheuer UT, Hehemann JH (2019)
A marine bacterial enzymatic cascade degrades the algal polysaccharide ulvan.
Nature Chem Biol. 15(8):803-812
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41589-019-0311-9

Chen J, Robb CS, Unfried F, Kappelmann L, Markert S, Song T, Harder J, Avcı B, Becher D, Xie P, Amann RI, Hehemann JH, Schweder T, Teeling H. (2018)

Alpha- and beta-mannan utilization by marine Bacteroidetes.

Environ. Microbiol. 20(11):4127-4140
https://doi.org/10.1111/1462-2920.14414

 

Robb CS, Reisky L, Bornscheuer UT, Hehemann JH. (2018)

Specificity and mechanism of carbohydrate demethylation by cytochrome P450 monooxygenases.

Biochem. J. 475(23):3875-3886
https://doi.org/10.1042/BCJ20180762

 

Mystkowska AA, Robb C, Vidal-Melgosa S, Vanni C, Fernandez-Guerra A, Höhne M, Hehemann JH. (2018)
Molecular recognition of the beta-glucans laminarin and pustulan by a SusD-like glycan-binding protein of a marine Bacteroidetes.

FEBS J. 285(23):4465-4481
https://doi.org/10.1111/febs.14674

 

Kappelmann L, Krüger K, Hehemann JH, Harder J, Markert S, Unfried F, Becher D, Shapiro N, Schweder T, Amann RI, Teeling H. (2018)
Polysaccharide utilization loci of North Sea Flavobacteriia as basis for using SusC/D-protein expression for predicting major phytoplankton glycans.

ISME J. 13(1):76-91
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41396-018-0242-6

 

Francis BT, Krüger K, Fuchs BM, Teeling H, Amann RI. (2018)

Candidatus Prosiliicoccus vernus, a spring phytoplankton bloom associated member of the Flavobacteriaceae.

Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 42(1):41-53
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.syapm.2018.08.007

 

Unfried F, Becker S, Robb CS, Hehemann JH, Markert S, Heiden SE, Hinzke T, Becher D, Reintjes G, Krüger K, Avcı B, Kappelmann L, Hahnke RL, Fischer T, Harder J, Teeling H, Fuchs B, Barbeyron T, Amann RI, Schweder T. (2018)

Adaptive mechanisms that provide competitive advantages to marine bacteroidetes during microalgal blooms.

ISME J. 12(12):2894-2906
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41396-018-0243-5

 

Reisky L, Stanetty C, Mihovilovic MD, Schweder T, Hehemann JH, Bornscheuer UT. (2018)

Biochemical characterization of an ulvan lyase from the marine flavobacterium Formosa agariphila KMM 3901T.

Appl. Microbiol. Biotechnol. 102(16):6987-6996
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00253-018-9142-y

 

Chafee M, Fernàndez-Guerra A, Buttigieg PL, Gerdts G, Eren AM, Teeling H, Amann RI. (2018)

Recurrent patterns of microdiversity in a temperate coastal marine environment.

ISME J. 12(1):237-252
https://doi.org/10.1038/ismej.2017.165

 

Reisky L, Büchsenschütz HC, Engel J, Song T, Schweder T, Hehemann JH, Bornscheuer UT (2018)
Oxidative demethylation of algal carbohydrates by cytochrome P450 monooxygenases.
Nature Chem. Biol. 14(4):342-344
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41589-018-0005-8

 

Badur AH, Plutz MJ, Yalamanchili G, Jagtap SS, Schweder T, Unfried F, Markert S, Polz MF, Hehemann JH, Rao CV. (2017)
Exploiting fine-scale genetic and physiological variation of closely related microbes to reveal unknown enzyme functions.
J. Biol. Chem. 292(31):13056-13067
https://doi.org/10.1074/jbc.M117.787192

 

Hehemann JH, Truong LV, Unfried F, Welsch N, Kabisch J, Heiden SE, Junker S, Becher D, Thürmer A, Daniel R, Amann R, Schweder T. (2017)
Aquatic adaptation of a laterally acquired pectin degradation pathway in marine gammaproteobacteria.
Environ. Microbiol. 19(6):2320-2333
https://doi.org/10.1111/1462-2920.13726

 

Avcı B, Hahnke RL, Chafee M, Fischer T, Gruber-Vodicka H, Tegetmeyer HE, Harder J, Fuchs BM, Amann RI, Teeling H. (2017)
Genomic and physiological analyses of 'Reinekea forsetii' reveal a versatile opportunistic lifestyle during spring algae blooms.
Environ. Microbiol. 19(3):1209-1221
https://doi.org/10.1111/1462-2920.13646

 

Teeling H, Fuchs BM, Bennke CM, Krüger K, Chafee M, Kappelmann L, Reintjes G, Waldmann J, Quast C, Glöckner FO, Lucas J, Wichels A, Gerdts G, Wiltshire KH, Amann RI. (2016)
Recurring patterns in bacterioplankton dynamics during coastal spring algae blooms.
Elife. 5:e11888
https://doi.org/10.7554/eLife.11888

 

Hahnke RL, Bennke CM, Fuchs BM, Mann AJ, Riehl E, Teeling H, Amann R, Harder J. (2015)
Dilution cultivation of marine heterotrophic bacteria abundant after a spring phytoplankton bloom in the North Sea.
Environ. Microbiol. 17(10): 3515-3526
https://doi.org/10.1111/1462-2920.12479

 

Kabisch A, Otto A, König S, Becher D, Albrecht D, Schüler M, Teeling H, Amann RI, Schweder T. (2014)
Functional characterization of polysaccharide utilization loci in the marine Bacteroidetes 'Gramella forsetii' KT0803.
ISME J. 8(7):1492-1502
https://doi.org/10.1038/ismej.2014.4

 

Xing P, Hahnke RL, Unfried F, Markert S, Huang S, Barbeyron T, Harder J, Becher D, Schweder T, Glöckner FO, Amann RI, Teeling H. (2014)

Niches of two polysaccharide-degrading Polaribacter isolates from the North Sea during a spring diatom bloom.
ISME J. 9(6):1410-1422
https://doi.org/10.1038/ismej.2014.225

 

Teeling H, Fuchs BM, Becher D, Klockow C, Gardebrecht A, Bennke CM, Kassabgy M, Huang S, Mann AJ, Waldmann J, Weber M, Klindworth A, Otto A, Lange J, Bernhardt J, Reinsch C, Hecker M, Peplies J, Bockelmann FD, Callies U, Gerdts G, Wichels A, Wiltshire KH, Glöckner FO, Schweder T, Amann R. (2012)

Substrate-controlled succession of marine bacterioplankton populations induced by a phytoplankton bloom.
Science. 336(6081): 608-611
https://doi.org/10.1126/science.1218344