Environmental Microbiology

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Edited By: Kenneth N. Timmis, Paola Bonfante, Thomas K.Wood, Jay Lennon, David Berry, Frank Stewart, Julie Huber, Alyson Santoro, Nicole Webster, Juan L. Ramos, Antoine Danchin,Jesse Shapiro and Michael Galperin

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ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2016: 20/125 (Microbiology)

Online ISSN: 1462-2920

Associated Title(s): Environmental Microbiology Reports

Chief Editor's Choice Articles Volume 15

Salmonella colonization activates the plant immune system and benefits from association with plant pathogenic bacteria
Fanhong Meng, Craig Altier, Gregory B. Martin

Single-cell and population level viral infection dynamics revealed by phageFISH, a method to visualize intracellular and free viruses
Elke Allers, Cristina Moraru, Melissa B. Duhaime, Erica Beneze, Natalie Solonenko, Jimena Barrero-Canosa, Rudolf Amann, Matthew B. Sullivan

Vibrio parahaemolyticus type IV pili mediate interactions with diatom-derived chitin and point to an unexplored mechanism of environmental persistence
Kyle R. Frischkorn, Asta Stojanovski, Rohinee Paranjpye

Monophyletic origin of magnetotaxis and the first magnetosomes
Christopher T. Lefèvre, Denis Trubitsyn, Fernanda Abreu, Sebastian Kolinko, Luiz Gonzaga Paula de Almeida, Ana Tereza R. de Vasconcelos, Ulysses Lins, Dirk Schüler, Nicolas Ginet, David Pignol and Dennis A. Bazylinski

Specific jarosite biomineralization by Purpureocillium lilacinum, an acidophilic fungi isolated from Río Tinto
M. Oggerin, F. Tornos, N. Rodríguez, C. del Moral, M. Sánchez-Román and R. Amils

A steroidal molecule present in the egg wax of the tick Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus inhibits bacterial biofilms
Karine R. Zimmer, Alexandre J. Macedo, Raquel B. Giordani, Jordan M. Conceição, Gianlucca G. Nicastro, Ana Laura Boechat, Regina L. Baldini, Wolf-Rainer Abraham and Carlos Termignoni

The Entner–Doudoroff pathway empowers Pseudomonas putida KT2440 with a high tolerance to oxidative stress
Max Chavarría, Pablo I. Nikel, Danilo Pérez-Pantoja and Víctor de Lorenzo

Fluxomics – connecting ‘omics analysis and phenotypes
Gal Winter and Jens O. Krömer

The nutrient supplying capabilities of Uzinura, an endosymbiont of armoured scale insects
Zakee L. Sabree, Charlie Y. Huang, Akiko Okusu, Nancy A. Moran and Benjamin B. Normark

The metagenome of the marine anammox bacterium ‘Candidatus Scalindua profunda’ illustrates the versatility of this globally important nitrogen cycle bacterium
Jack van de Vossenberg, Dagmar Woebken, Wouter J. Maalcke, Hans J. C. T. Wessels, Bas E. Dutilh, Boran Kartal, Eva M. Janssen-Megens, Guus Roeselers, Jia Yan, Daan Speth, Jolein Gloerich, Wim Geerts, Erwin van der Biezen, Wendy Pluk, Kees-Jan Francoijs, Lina Russ, Phyllis Lam, Stefanie A. Malfatti, Susannah Green Tringe, Suzanne C. M. Haaijer, Huub J. M. Op den Camp, Henk G. Stunnenberg, Rudi Amann, Marcel M. M. Kuypers and Mike S. M. Jetten

Contribution of phage-derived genomic islands to the virulence of facultative bacterial pathogens
Ben Busby, David M. Kristensen and Eugene V. Koonin

Antibiofilm polysaccharides
Olaya Rendueles, Jeffrey B. Kaplan and Jean-Marc Ghigo

The role of bacterial outer membrane vesicles for intra- and interspecies delivery
James Berleman and Manfred Auer

Bile salts induce long polar fimbriae expression favouring Crohn's disease-associated adherent-invasive Escherichia coli interaction with Peyer's patches
Benoit Chassaing, Lucie Etienne-Mesmin, Richard Bonnet and Arlette Darfeuille-Michaud