New paper in PNAS


Gruber-Vodicka HR, Dirks U, Leisch N, Baranyi C, Stoecker K, Bulgheresi S, Heindl NR, Horn M, Lott C, Loy A, Wagner M, Ott J. 2011. Paracatenula, an ancient symbiosis between thiotrophic Alphaproteobacteria and catenulid flatworms. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U. S. A. , in press.
Members of DoME have contributed Raman microspectroscopy analyses among other things to characterize at the single cell level the bacterial symbionts investigated in this collaboration with the Department of Marine Biology at the University of Vienna.