Microbial genome collection of aerobic granular sludge cultivated in sequencing batch reactors using different carbon source mixtures

J. S. Saini; A. Adler; L. Cardona; P. N. R. Ramirez; R. Pei et al. 

Microbiology Resource Announcements. 2024-03-27. DOI : 10.1128/mra.00102-24.

Benchmarking informatics approaches for virus discovery: caution is needed when combining in silico identification methods

B. Hegarty; J. Riddell; E. Bastien; K. Langenfeld; M. Lindback et al. 

Msystems. 2024-02-20. DOI : 10.1128/msystems.01105-23.


Proteome adaptations of the organohalide-respiring Desulfitobacterium hafniense strain DCB-2 to various energy metabolisms

M. S. Willemin; R. Hamelin; F. Armand; C. Holliger; J. Maillard 

Frontiers In Microbiology. 2023-01-17. Vol. 14, p. 1058127. DOI : 10.3389/fmicb.2023.1058127.

Environment rather than breed or body site shapes the skin bacterial community of healthy sheep as revealed by metabarcoding

S. M. Jost; L. Cardona; E. Rohrbach; A. Mathis; C. Holliger et al. 

Veterinary Dermatology. 2023. DOI : 10.1111/vde.13223.

Structure of a membrane-bound menaquinol:organohalide oxidoreductase

L. Cimmino; A. G. Duarte; D. Ni; B. E. Ekundayo; I. A. C. Pereira et al. 

Nature Communications. 2023. Vol. 14, p. 7038. DOI : 10.1038/s41467-023-42927-7.

Sulfurospirillum diekertiae sp. nov., a tetrachloroethene-respiring bacterium isolated from contaminated soil

H. Jin; L. Huo; Y. Yang; Y. Lv; J. Wang et al. 

International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 2023. Vol. 73, num. 2. DOI : 10.1099/ijsem.0.005693.


Assessing the value of kinetic results from biochemical methane potential tests: Reproducibility from a large inter-laboratory study

S. D. Hafner; S. Astals; C. Holliger; K. Koch; L. Nielsen et al. 

Cleaner Chemical Engineering. 2022-09-15. Vol. 4, p. 100065. DOI : 10.1016/j.clce.2022.100065.

Disentangle genus microdiversity within a complex microbial community by using a multi-distance long-read binning method: example of Candidatus Accumulibacter

A. Adler; S. Poirier; M. Pagni; J. Maillard; C. Holliger 

Environmental Microbiology. 2022-03-22. Vol. 24, num. 4, p. 2136-2156. DOI : 10.1111/1462-2920.15947.

Stoichiometry of the Gene Products From the Tetrachloroethene Reductive Dehalogenase Operon pceABCT

L. Cimmino; A. W. Schmid; C. Holliger; J. Maillard 

Frontiers In Microbiology. 2022-02-23. Vol. 13, p. 838026. DOI : 10.3389/fmicb.2022.838026.


Towards a standardization of biomethane potential tests: a commentary

C. Holliger; S. Astals; H. F. de Laclos; S. D. Hafner; K. Koch et al. 

Water Science And Technology. 2021-01-01. Vol. 83, num. 1, p. 247-250. DOI : 10.2166/wst.2020.569.


Multistability and Reversibility of Aerobic Granular Sludge Microbial Communities Upon Changes From Simple to Complex Synthetic Wastewater and Back

A. Adler; C. Holliger 

Frontiers In Microbiology. 2020-11-26. Vol. 11, p. 574361. DOI : 10.3389/fmicb.2020.574361.

Improving Inter-Laboratory Reproducibility in Measurement of Biochemical Methane Potential (BMP)

S. D. Hafner; H. Fruteau de Laclos; K. Koch; C. Holliger 

Water. 2020-06-19. Vol. 12, num. 6, p. 1752. DOI : 10.3390/w12061752.

Power and Limitations of Biochemical Methane Potential (BMP) Tests

K. Koch; S. D. Hefner; S. Weinrich; S. Astals; C. Holliger 

Frontiers In Energy Research. 2020-04-23. Vol. 8, p. 63. DOI : 10.3389/fenrg.2020.00063.

Hybrid Transcriptional Regulators for the Screening of Target DNA Motifs in Organohalide-Respiring Bacteria

M. S. Willemin; M. Vingerhoets; C. Holliger; J. Maillard 

Frontiers In Microbiology. 2020-03-03. Vol. 11, p. 310. DOI : 10.3389/fmicb.2020.00310.

Impact of iron- and/or sulfate-reduction on a cis-1,2-dichloroethene and vinyl chloride respiring bacterial consortium: experiments and model-based interpretation

A. Murray; J. Maillard; M. Rolle; M. Broholm; C. Holliger 

Environmental Science-Processes & Impacts. 2020-03-01. Vol. 22, num. 3, p. 740-750. DOI : 10.1039/c9em00544g.

Investigation of Biogenic Passivating Layers on Corroded Iron

L. Comensoli; M. Albini; W. Kooli; J. Maillard; T. Lombardo et al. 

Materials. 2020-03-01. Vol. 13, num. 5, p. 1176. DOI : 10.3390/ma13051176.


Chlorinated ethene plume evolution after source thermal remediation: Determination of degradation rates and mechanisms

A. M. Murray; C. B. Ottosen; J. Maillard; C. Holliger; A. Johansen et al. 

Journal Of Contaminant Hydrology. 2019-12-01. Vol. 227, p. 103551. DOI : 10.1016/j.jconhyd.2019.103551.

A modeling approach integrating microbial activity, mass transfer, and geochemical processes to interpret biological assays: An example for PCE degradation in a multi-phase batch setup

A. M. Murray; J. Maillard; B. Jin; M. M. Broholm; C. Holliger et al. 

Water Research. 2019-09-01. Vol. 160, p. 484-496. DOI : 10.1016/j.watres.2019.05.087.

Organic substrate diffusibility governs microbial community composition, nutrient removal performance and kinetics of granulation of aerobic granular sludge

M. Layer; A. Adler; E. Reynaert; A. Hernandez; M. Pagni et al. 

Water Research X. 2019-08-01. Vol. 4, p. 100033. DOI : 10.1016/j.wroa.2019.100033.


Strain-level diversity drives alternative community types in millimetre-scale granular biofilms

G. E. Leventhal; C. Boix; U. Kuechler; T. N. Enke; E. Sliwerska et al. 

Nature Microbiology. 2018-11-01. Vol. 3, num. 11, p. 1295-1303. DOI : 10.1038/s41564-018-0242-3.

Coexistence of two distinct Sulfurospirillum populations respiring tetrachloroethene-genomic and kinetic considerations

G. Buttet; A. M. Murray; T. Goris; M. Burion; B. Jin et al. 

FEMS Microbiology Ecology. 2018-05-01. Vol. 94, num. 5, p. fiy018. DOI : 10.1093/femsec/fiy018.

The Membrane-Bound C Subunit of Reductive Dehalogenases: Topology Analysis and Reconstitution of the FMN-Binding Domain of PceC

G. Buttet; M. S. Willemin; R. Hamelin; A. Rupakula; J. Maillard 

Frontiers in Microbiology. 2018-04-24. Vol. 9, p. 755. DOI : 10.3389/fmicb.2018.00755.

Modelling of C/Cl isotopic behaviour during chloroethene biotic reductive dechlorination: Capabilities and limitations of simplified and comprehensive models

A. Badin; F. Braun; L. Halloran; J. Maillard; D. Hunkeler 

PLoS One. 2018. Vol. 13, p. e0202416. DOI : 10.1371/journal.pone.0202416.

Soluble and Solid Iron Reduction Assays with Desulfitobacterium hafniense

L. Comensoli; J. Maillard; W. Kooli; P. Junier; E. Joseph 

Bio-Protocol. 2018. Vol. 8, num. 17. DOI : 10.21769/BioProtoc.3002.

Editorial: Special issue on anaerobic biological dehalogenation

C. Holliger; I. Nijenhuis 

FEMS Microbiology Ecology. 2018. Vol. 94, num. 6, p. fiy054. DOI : 10.1093/femsec/fiy054.

Bacterial iron reduction and biogenic mineral formation for the stabilisation of corroded iron objects

W. M. Kooli; L. Comensoli; J. Maillard; M. Albini; A. Gelb et al. 

Scientific Reports. 2018. Vol. 8, num. 1, p. 764. DOI : 10.1038/s41598-017-19020-3.


Comparative genomics of the genus Desulfitobacterium

T. Kruse; T. Goris; J. Maillard; T. Woyke; U. Lechner et al. 

FEMS Microbioly Ecology. 2017. Vol. 93, num. 12, p. fix135. DOI : 10.1093/femsec/fix135.

Arsenic methylation dynamics in a rice paddy soil anaerobic enrichment culture

M. Reid; J. Maillard; A. Bagnoud; L. Falquet; P. Le Vo et al. 

Environmental Science and Technology. 2017. Vol. 51, p. 10546-10554. DOI : 10.1021/acs.est.7b02970.

Extraction of carotenoids from Chlorella vulgaris using green solvents and syngas production from residual biomass

E. Damergi; J-P. Schwitzguébel; D. Refardt; S. Sharma; C. Holliger et al. 

Algal Research. 2017. Vol. 25, p. 488-495. DOI : 10.1016/j.algal.2017.05.003.

Modeling Hydraulic Transport and Anaerobic Uptake by PAOs and GAOs During Wastewater Feeding in EBPR Granular Sludge Reactors

D. G. Weissbrodt; C. Holliger; E. Morgenroth 

Biotechnology and Bioengineering. 2017. Vol. 114, num. 8, p. 1688-1702. DOI : 10.1002/bit.26295.

Methane Production of Full-Scale Anaerobic Digestion Plants Calculated from Substrate’s Biomethane Potentials Compares Well with the One Measured On-Site

C. Holliger; H. Fruteau de Laclos; G. Hack 

Frontiers in Energy Research. 2017. Vol. 5, p. 12. DOI : 10.3389/fenrg.2017.00012.

Phytoremediation of soils contaminated by organic compounds: hype, hope and facts

J-P. Schwitzguebel 

Journal Of Soils And Sediments. 2017. Vol. 17, num. 5, p. 1492-1502. DOI : 10.1007/s11368-015-1253-9.

Use of Bacteria To Stabilize Archaeological Iron

L. Comensoli; J. Maillard; M. Albini; F. Sandoz; P. Junier et al. 

Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 2017. Vol. 83, num. 9, p. e03478. DOI : 10.1128/Aem.03478-16.


Towards a standardization of biomethane potential tests

C. Holliger; M. Alves; D. Andrade; I. Angelidaki; S. Astals et al. 

Water Science and Technology. 2016. Vol. 74, p. 2515-2522. DOI : 10.2166/wst.2016.336.

Laboratory and field scale bioremediation of hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH) contaminated soils by means of bioaugmentation and biostimulation

N. Garg; P. Lata; S. Jit; N. Sangwan; A. K. Singh et al. 

BIODEGRADATION. 2016. Vol. 27, p. 179-193. DOI : 10.1007/s10532-016-9765-6.

Indirect Evidence Link PCB Dehalogenation with Geobacteraceae in Anaerobic Sediment-Free Microcosms

M. Praveckova; M. V. Brennerova; C. Holliger; L. F. De Alencastro; P. Rossi 

Frontiers in Microbiology. 2016. Vol. 7, p. 933. DOI : 10.3389/fmicb.2016.00933.

Role of ammonia-oxidizing bacteria in micropollutant removal from wastewater with aerobic granular sludge

J. Margot; S. Lochmatter; D. A. Barry; C. Holliger 

Water Science and Technology. 2016. Vol. 73, num. 3, p. 564-575. DOI : 10.2166/wst.2015.514.

Validation of an integrative methodology to assess and monitor reductive dechlorination of chlorinated ethenes in contaminated aquifers

S-E. Tarnawski; P. Rossi; M. V. Brennerova; M. Stavelova; C. Holliger 

Frontiers in Environmental Science. 2016. Vol. 4, p. 7. DOI : 10.3389/fenvs.2016.00007.


Success and failure assessment methodology for wastewater and faecal sludge treatment projects in low-income countries

M. Bassan; D. Kone; M. Mbeguere; C. Holliger; L. Strande 

Journal Of Environmental Planning And Management. 2015. Vol. 58, num. 10, p. 1690-1710. DOI : 10.1080/09640568.2014.943343.

Harvesting of Chlorella sorokiniana by co-culture with the filamentous fungus Isaria fumosorosea: A potential sustainable feedstock for hydrothermal gasification

S. Mackay; E. Gomes; C. Holliger; R. Bauer; J-P. Schwitzguébel 

Bioresource Technology. 2015. Vol. 185, p. 353-361. DOI : 10.1016/j.biortech.2015.03.026.

Temporal evolution of bacterial communities associated with the in situ wetland-based remediation of a marine shore porphyry copper tailings deposit

N. Diaby; B. Dold; E. Rohrbach; C. Holliger; P. Rossi 

Science of the Total Environment. 2015. Vol. 533, p. 110-121. DOI : 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2015.06.076.

Sulfamethoxazole and isoproturon degradation and detoxification by a laccase-mediator system: Influence of treatment conditions and mechanistic aspects

J. Margot; P-J. Copin; U. von Gunten; D. A. Barry; C. Holliger 

Biochemical Engineering Journal. 2015. Vol. 103, p. 47-59. DOI : 10.1016/j.bej.2015.06.008.

Divergent PCB organohalide-respiring consortia enriched from the efflux channel of a former Delor manufacturer in Eastern Europe

M. Praveckova; M. Brennerova; M. Cvancarova; L. F. De Alencastro; C. Holliger et al. 

Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety. 2015. Vol. 120, p. 223-234. DOI : 10.1016/j.ecoenv.2015.05.038.

Functional genomics of corrinoid starvation in the organohalide-respiring bacterium Dehalobacter restrictus strain PER-K23

A. Rupakula; Y. Lu; T. Kruse; S. Boeren; C. Holliger et al. 

Frontiers In Microbiology. 2015. Vol. 5, p. 751. DOI : 10.3389/fmicb.2014.00761.


Multilevel Correlations in the Biological Phosphorus Removal Process: from Bacterial Enrichment to Conductivity-Based Metabolic Batch Tests and Polyphosphatase Assays

D. G. Weissbrodt; J. Maillard; A. Brovelli; A. Chabrelie; J. May et al. 

Biotechnology and Bioengineering. 2014. Vol. 111, num. 12, p. 2421-2435. DOI : 10.1002/bit.25320.

Multiple Dual C–Cl Isotope Patterns Associated with Reductive Dechlorination of Tetrachloroethene

A. Badin; G. Buttet; J. Maillard; C. Holliger; D. Hunkeler 

Environmental Science & Technology. 2014. Vol. 48, num. 16, p. 9179-9186. DOI : 10.1021/es500822d.

Nitrogen Removal over Nitrite by Aeration Control in Aerobic Granular Sludge Sequencing Batch Reactors

S. Lochmatter; J. Maillard; C. Holliger 

International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2014. Vol. 11, num. 7, p. 6955-6978. DOI : 10.3390/ijerph110706955.

Optimization of operation conditions for the startup of aerobic granular sludge reactors biologically removing carbon, nitrogen, and phosphorous

S. Lochmatter; C. Holliger 

Water Research. 2014. Vol. 59, p. 58-70. DOI : 10.1016/j.watres.2014.04.011.

Linking bacterial population dynamics and nutrient removal in the granular sludge biofilm ecosystem engineered for wastewater treatment

D. G. Weissbrodt; N. Shani; C. Holliger 

FEMS Microbiology Ecology. 2014. Vol. 88, num. 3, p. 579-595. DOI : 10.1111/1574-6941.12326.

Use of silicate minerals for long-term pH control during reductive dechlorination of high tetrachloroethene concentrations in continuous flow-through columns

E. Lacroix; A. Brovelli; J. Maillard; E. Rohrbach-Brandt; D. A. Barry et al. 

Science of the Total Environment. 2014. Vol. 482-483, p. 23-35. DOI : 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2014.02.099.

Aerobic Granules: Microbial Landscape and Architecture, Stages, and Practical Implications

G. Gonzalez-Gil; C. Holliger 

Applied And Environmental Microbiology. 2014. Vol. 80, num. 11, p. 3433-3441. DOI : 10.1128/Aem.00250-14.

Use of silicate minerals for pH control during reductive dechlorination of chloroethenes in batch cultures of different microbial consortia

E. Lacroix; A. Brovelli; D. A. Barry; C. Holliger 

Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 2014. Vol. 80, num. 13, p. 3858-3867. DOI : 10.1128/AEM.00493-14.

Control of groundwater pH during bioremediation: Improvement and validation of a geochemical model to assess the buffering potential of ground silicate minerals

E. Lacroix; A. Brovelli; C. Holliger; D. A. Barry 

Journal of Contaminant Hydrology. 2014. Vol. 160, p. 21-29. DOI : 10.1016/j.jconhyd.2014.01.006.

Traitement des micropolluants à la STEP – Séparation du charbon actif en poudre par ultrafiltration en mode frontal

A. Magnet; J. Margot; M. Corbaz; E. Bonvin 

Aqua & Gas. 2014. Vol. 1, p. 24-29.


Functional Genotyping of Sulfurospirillum spp. in Mixed Cultures Allowed the Identification of a New Tetrachloroethene Reductive Dehalogenase

G. F. Buttet; C. Holliger; J. Maillard 

Applied And Environmental Microbiology. 2013. Vol. 79, num. 22, p. 6941-6947. DOI : 10.1128/Aem.02312-13.

Identification of trigger factors selecting for polyphosphate- and glycogen-accumulating organisms in aerobic granular sludge sequencing batch reactors

D. G. Weissbrodt; G. Schneiter; J-M. Fürbringer; C. Holliger 

Water Research. 2013. Vol. 47, num. 19, p. 7006-7018. DOI : 10.1016/j.watres.2013.08.043.

Assessment of bacterial and structural dynamics in aerobic granular sludge biofilms

D. G. Weissbrodt; T. R. Neu; U. Kuhlicke; Y. Rappaz; C. Holliger 

Frontiers in Microbiology. 2013. Vol. 4, p. 175. DOI : 10.3389/fmicb.2013.00175.

Bacterial versus fungal laccase: potential for micropollutant degradation

J. Margot; C. Bennati-Granier; J. Maillard; P. Blánquez; D. A. Barry et al. 

AMB Express. 2013. Vol. 3, p. 63. DOI : 10.1186/2191-0855-3-63.

Enantioselective Dehydrochlorination of delta-Hexachlorocyclohexane and delta-Pentachlorocyclohexene by LinA1 and LinA2 from Sphingobium indicum B90A

B. Geueke; M. E. Miska; T. Poiger; D. Rentsch; R. Lal et al. 

Applied And Environmental Microbiology. 2013. Vol. 79, num. 19, p. 6180-6183. DOI : 10.1128/Aem.01770-13.

Diversity of cobalamin riboswitches in the corrinoid-producing organohalide respirer Desulfitobacterium hafniense

P. K. Choudhary; A. Duret; E. Rohrbach-Brandt; C. Holliger; R. K. O. Sigel et al. 

Journal of Bacteriology. 2013. Vol. 195, num. 22, p. 5186-5195. DOI : 10.1128/JB.00730-13.

Optimized aeration strategies for nitrogen and phosphorus removal with aerobic granular sludge

S. Lochmatter; G. Gonzalez-Gil; C. Holliger 

Water Research. 2013. Vol. 47, p. 6187-6197. DOI : 10.1016/j.watres.2013.07.030.

Complete genome sequence of Dehalobacter restrictus PER-K23T

T. Kruse; J. Maillard; L. Goodwin; T. Woyke; H. Teshima et al. 

Standards in Genomic Sciences. 2013. Vol. 8, num. 3, p. 375-388. DOI : 10.4056/sigs.3787426.

Changes in the Bacterial Community and lin Genes Diversity during Biostimulation of Indigenous Bacterial Community of Hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH) Dumpsite Soil

S. K. Gupta; D. Lal; P. Lata; N. Sangwan; N. Garg et al. 

Microbiology. 2013. Vol. 82, num. 2, p. 234-240. DOI : 10.1134/S0026261713020185.

Influence of treatment conditions on the oxidation of micropollutants by Trametes versicolor laccase

J. Margot; J. Maillard; L. Rossi; D. A. Barry; C. Holliger 

New Biotechnology. 2013. Vol. 30, num. 6, p. 803-813. DOI : 10.1016/j.nbt.2013.06.004.

Treatment of micropollutants in municipal wastewater: Ozone or powdered activated carbon?

J. Margot; C. Kienle; A. Magnet; M. Weil; L. Rossi et al. 

Science of the Total Environment. 2013. Vol. 461-462, p. 480-498. DOI : 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2013.05.034.

Metabolomics of hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH) transformation: ratio of LinA to LinB determines metabolic fate of HCH isomers

B. Geueke; N. Garg; S. Ghosh; T. Fleischmann; C. Holliger et al. 

Environmental Microbiology. 2013. Vol. 15, num. 4, p. 1040-1049. DOI : 10.1111/1462-2920.12009.

The restricted metabolism of the obligate organohalide respiring bacterium Dehalobacter restrictus: lessons from tiered functional genomics

A. Rupakula; T. Kruse; S. Boeren; C. Holliger; H. Smidt et al. 

Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 2013. Vol. 368, num. 1616, p. 20120325-20120325. DOI : 10.1098/rstb.2012.0325.

Correlations between environmental variables and bacterial community structures suggest Fe(III) and vinyl chloride reduction as antagonistic terminal electron-accepting processes

N. Shani; P. Rossi; C. Holliger 

Environmental Science & Technology. 2013. Vol. 47, p. 6836-6845. DOI : 10.1021/es304017s.

Impact Assessment of Pumping Parameters on Groundwater Bacterial Communities

N. Shani; V. Aravinthan; P. Rossi; G. Laulan; P. Ducommun et al. 

Ground Water Monitoring & Remediation. 2013. Vol. 33, num. 2, p. 31-37. DOI : 10.1111/j.1745-6592.2012.01420.x.


The Physiological Opportunism of Desulfitobacterium hafniense Strain TCE1 towards Organohalide Respiration with Tetrachloroethene

A. Duret; C. Holliger; J. Maillard 

Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 2012. Vol. 78, num. 17, p. 6121-6127. DOI : 10.1128/AEM.01221-12.

PyroTRF-ID: a novel bioinformatics methodology for the affiliation of terminal-restriction fragments using 16S rRNA gene pyrosequencing data

D. G. Weissbrodt; N. Shani; L. Sinclair; G. Lefebvre; P. Rossi et al. 

BMC Microbiology. 2012. Vol. 12, num. 1, p. 306. DOI : 10.1186/1471-2180-12-306.

Segmented Field OFFGEL® Electrophoresis

E. Tobolkina; F. Cortes Salazar; D. Momotenko; J. Maillard; H. Girault 

Electrophoresis. 2012. Vol. 33, p. 3331-3338. DOI : 10.1002/elps.201200180.

Ecology and Biogeography of Bacterial Communities Associated with Chloroethene-Contaminated Aquifers

P. Rossi; N. Shani; F. Kohler; G. Imfeld; C. Holliger 

Frontiers in Microbiology. 2012. Vol. 3, p. 260. DOI : 10.3389/fmicb.2012.00260.

Bacterial Selection during the Formation of Early-Stage Aerobic Granules in Wastewater Treatment Systems Operated Under Wash-Out Dynamics

D. G. Weissbrodt; S. Lochmatter; S. Ebrahimi; P. Rossi; J. Maillard et al. 

Frontiers in Microbiology. 2012. Vol. 3, p. 332. DOI : 10.3389/fmicb.2012.00332.

An unusual tandem-domain rhodanese harbouring two active sites identified in Desulfitobacterium hafniense

L. Prat; J. Maillard; E. Rohrbach-Brandt; C. Holliger 

Febs Journal. 2012. Vol. 279, p. 2754-2767. DOI : 10.1111/j.1742-4658.2012.08660.x.

Enzymatic Conversion of epsilon-Hexachlorocyclohexane and a Heptachlorocyclohexane Isomer, Two Neglected Components of Technical Hexachlorocyclohexane

K. Bala; B. Geueke; M. E. Miska; D. Rentsch; T. Poiger et al. 

Environmental Science & Technology. 2012. Vol. 46, p. 4051-4058. DOI : 10.1021/es204143x.

Overlapping transport and chaperone-binding functions within a bacterial twin-arginine signal peptide

S. Grahl; J. Maillard; C. A. E. M. Spronk; G. W. Vuister; F. Sargent 

Molecular Microbiology. 2012. Vol. 83, p. 1254-1267. DOI : 10.1111/j.1365-2958.2012.08005.x.

Evaluation of silicate minerals for pH control during bioremediation: Application to chlorinated solvents

E. Lacroix; A. Brovelli; C. Holliger; D. A. Barry 

Water, Air, and Soil Pollution. 2012. Vol. 223, num. 5, p. 2663-2684. DOI : 10.1007/s11270-011-1058-4.

Metal accumulation and response of antioxidant enzymes in seedlings and adult sunflower mutants with improved metal removal traits on a metal-contaminated soil

E. Nehnevajova; L. Lyubenova; R. Herzig; P. Schröder; J-P. Schwitzguebel et al. 

Environmental and Experimental Botany. 2012. Vol. 76, p. 39-48. DOI : 10.1016/j.envexpbot.2011.10.005.


Accumulation and translocation capacity of As, Co, Cr and Pb by forage plants

E. Comino; S. Menegatti; A. Fiorucci; J. P. Schwitzguebel 

Agrochimica. 2011. Vol. 55, p. 105-115.

Dynamics of Microbial Community Structure of and Enhanced Biological Phosphorus Removal by Aerobic Granules Cultivated on Propionate or Acetate

G. Gonzalez-Gil; C. Holliger 

Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 2011. Vol. 77, p. 8041-8051. DOI : 10.1128/AEM.05738-11.

Redundancy and specificity of multiple Trigger Factor chaperones in Desulfitobacteria

J. Maillard; P. Genevaux; C. Holliger 

Microbiology. 2011. Vol. 157, p. 2410-2421. DOI : 10.1099/mic.0.050880-0.

Characterization of Groundwater Microbial Communities, Dechlorinating Bacteria, and In Situ Biodegradation of Chloroethenes Along a Vertical Gradient

G. Imfeld; H. Pieper; N. Shani; P. Rossi; M. Nikolausz et al. 

Water, Air, & Soil Pollution. 2011. Vol. 221, num. 1-4, p. 107-122. DOI : 10.1007/s11270-011-0774-0.

Physiological adaptation of Desulfitobacterium hafniense strain TCE1 to tetrachloroethene respiration

L. Prat; J. Maillard; R. Grimaud; C. Holliger 

Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 2011. Vol. 77, num. 11, p. 3853-3859. DOI : 10.1128/AEM.02471-10.

Anaerobic degradation of vinyl chloride in aquifer microcosms

T. H. M. Smits; A. Assal; D. Hunkeler; C. Holliger 

Journal of Environmental Quality. 2011. Vol. 40, num. 3, p. 915-922. DOI : 10.2134/jeq2010.0403.

Reductive dechlorination of tetrachloroethene by a stepwise catalysis of different organohalide respiring bacteria and reductive dehalogenases

J. Maillard; M-P. Charnay; C. Regeard; E. Rohrbach-Brandt; K. Rouzeau-Szynalski et al. 

Biodegradation. 2011. Vol. 22, num. 5, p. 949-960. DOI : 10.1007/s10532-011-9454-4.

Frequent concomitant presence of Desulfitobacterium spp. and “Dehalococcoides” spp. in chloroethene-dechlorinating microbial communities

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