Volume 1, Issue 4 (August 2007)



Witnessing the last supper of uncultivated microbial cells with Raman-FISH FREE

Josh D Neufeld and J Colin Murrell

ISME J 1: 269-270; advance online publication, June 28, 2007; doi:10.1038/ismej.2007.55


Winogradsky Review

Microbial population and community ecology

Colorful niches of phototrophic microorganisms shaped by vibrations of the water molecule FREE

Maayke Stomp, Jef Huisman, Lucas J Stal and Hans C P Matthijs

ISME J 1: 271-282; advance online publication, July 12, 2007; doi:10.1038/ismej.2007.59


Original Articles

Microbial population and community ecology

Pyrosequencing enumerates and contrasts soil microbial diversity FREE

Luiz F W Roesch, Roberta R Fulthorpe, Alberto Riva, George Casella, Alison K M Hadwin, Angela D Kent, Samira H Daroub, Flavio A O Camargo, William G Farmerie and Eric W Triplett

ISME J 1: 283-290; advance online publication, July 5, 2007; doi:10.1038/ismej.2007.53

Contrasting patterns of seed and root colonization by bacteria from the genus Chryseobacterium and from the family Oxalobacteraceae FREE

Stefan J Green, Frederick C Michel Jr, Yitzhak Hadar and Dror Minz

ISME J 1: 291-299; advance online publication, May 24, 2007; doi:10.1038/ismej.2007.33

Is there a cost of virus resistance in marine cyanobacteria? FREE

Jay T Lennon, Sameed Ahmed M Khatana, Marcia F Marston and Jennifer B H Martiny

ISME J 1: 300-312; advance online publication, June 28, 2007; doi:10.1038/ismej.2007.37

Microbe-microbe and microbe-host interactions

Symbiont recognition of mutualistic bacteria by Acromyrmex leaf-cutting ants FREE

Mingzi M Zhang, Michael Poulsen and Cameron R Currie

ISME J 1: 313-320; advance online publication, June 7, 2007; doi:10.1038/ismej.2007.41

Integrated genomics and post-genomics approaches in microbial ecology

Distribution and diversity of phytate-mineralizing bacteria FREE

Boon Leong Lim, Pok Yeung, Chiwai Cheng and Jane Emily Hill

ISME J 1: 321-330; advance online publication, June 7, 2007; doi:10.1038/ismej.2007.40

Sequence-based analysis of pQBR103; a representative of a unique, transfer-proficient mega plasmid resident in the microbial community of sugar beet FREE

Adrian Tett, Andrew J Spiers, Lisa C Crossman, Duane Ager, Lena Ciric, J Maxwell Dow, John C Fry, David Harris, Andrew Lilley, Anna Oliver, Julian Parkhill, Michael A Quail, Paul B Rainey, Nigel J Saunders, Kathy Seeger, Lori A S Snyder, Rob Squares, Christopher M Thomas, Sarah L Turner, Xue-Xian Zhang, Dawn Field and Mark J Bailey

ISME J 1: 331-340; advance online publication, July 5, 2007; doi:10.1038/ismej.2007.47

Geomicrobiology and microbial contributions to geochemical cycles

Biological and chemical sulfide oxidation in a Beggiatoa inhabited marine sediment FREE

André Preisler, Dirk de Beer, Anna Lichtschlag, Gaute Lavik, Antje Boetius and Bo Barker Jørgensen

ISME J 1: 341-353; advance online publication, June 28, 2007; doi:10.1038/ismej.2007.50

Carbon and nitrogen fixation and metabolite exchange in and between individual cells of Anabaena oscillarioides  FREE

Radu Popa, Peter K Weber, Jennifer Pett-Ridge, Juliette A Finzi, Stewart J Fallon, Ian D Hutcheon, Kenneth H Nealson and Douglas G Capone

ISME J 1: 354-360; advance online publication, July 5, 2007; doi:10.1038/ismej.2007.44

Microbial ecology and functional diversity of natural habitats

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 FREE

Ulrich Stingl, Harry James Tripp and Stephen J Giovannoni

ISME J 1: 361-371; advance online publication, July 5, 2007; doi:10.1038/ismej.2007.49