Rob Van Houdt

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Van Houdt, Rob

  • Microbiology

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  1. 2021
  2. Microbially-Enhanced Vanadium Mining and Bioremediation Under Micro- and Mars Gravity on the International Space Station

    Van Houdt, R., Leys, N., Coninx, I., Cockell, C. S., Santomartino, R., Finster, K., Waajen, A. C., Nicholson, N., Loudon, C-M., Eades, L. J., Moeller, R., Rettberg, P., Fuchs, F., Hatton, J., Parmitano, L., Krause, J., Koehler, A., Caplin, N., Zuijderduijn, L., Mariani, A., Pellari, S. S., Carubia, F., Luciani, G., Balsamo, M., Zolesi, V., Zolesi, V., Ochoa, J., Sen, P., Watt, J. A. J., Doswald-Winkler, J., Herova, M., Rattenbacher, B., Wadsworth, J., Everroad, C. R. & Demets, R., 1 Apr 2021, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. p. 1-15 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. Adaptation of Cupriavidus metallidurans CH34 to Toxic Zinc Concentrations Involves an Uncharacterized ABC-Type Transporter

    Van Houdt, R., Vandecraen, J., Leys, N., Monsieurs, P. & Aertsen, A., 2 Feb 2021, In : Microorganisms. 9, 2, p. 1-14 14 p., 9020309.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  4. Cupriavidus metallidurans CH34, a historical perspective on its discovery, characterization and metal resistance

    Mergeay, M. & Van Houdt, R., 1 Feb 2021, In : FEMS Microbiology Ecology. 97, 2, p. 1-8 8 p., fiaa247.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  5. 2020
  6. First report of cross resistance to silver and antibiotics in Klebsiella pneumoniae isolated from patients and polluted water in Tunisia

    Ben Miloud, S., Ali, M. M., Boutiba Ben Boubaker, I., Van Houdt, R. & Chouchani, C., 10 Nov 2020, In : Water and environment journal. p. 1-10 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  7. Space station biomining experiment demonstrates rare earth element extraction in microgravity and Mars gravity

    Cockell, C. S., Santomartino, R., Finster, K., Waajen, A. C., Eades, L. J., Moeller, R., Rettberg, P., Fuchs, F., Van Houdt, R., Leys, N., Coninx, I., Hatton, J., Parmitano, L., Krause, J., Koehler, A., Caplin, N., Zuijderduijn, L., Demets, R., Mariani, A., Pellari, S. S., Carubia, F., Luciani, G., Balsamo, M., Zolesi, V., Doswald-Winkler, J., Herova, M., Rattenbacher, B., Wadsworth, J. & Everroad, C. R., 10 Nov 2020, In : Nature Communications. 11, p. 1-11 11 p., 5523.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. No Effect of Microgravity and Simulated Mars Gravity on Final Bacterial Cell Concentrations on the International Space Station: Applications to Space Bioproduction

    Santomartino, R., Waajen, A. C., de Wit, W., Parmitano, L., Loudon, C-M., Moeller, R., Rettberg, P., Fuchs, F., Van Houdt, R., Finster, K., Coninx, I., Krause, J., Koehler, A., Caplin, N., Zuijderduijn, L., Zolesi, V., Balsamo, M., Mariani, A., Pellari, S. S., Carubia, F., Luciani, G., Leys, N., Doswald-Winkler, J., Herova, M., Wadsworth, J., Everroad, C. R., Rattenbacher, B., Demets, R. & Cockell, C. S., 14 Oct 2020, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. p. 1-15 15 p., 579156.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  9. The transcriptomic landscape of Cupriavidus metallidurans CH34 acutely exposed to copper

    Maertens, L., Leys, N., Matroule, J-Y. & Van Houdt, R., 4 Sep 2020, In : Genes. 11, 9, p. 1-24 24 p., 1049.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  10. DNA-Binding and Transcription Activation by Unphosphorylated Response Regulator AgrR From Cupriavidus metallidurans Involved in Silver Resistance

    Ali, M. M., Provoost, A., Mijnendonckx, K., Van Houdt, R. & Charlier, D., 17 Jul 2020, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. p. 1-17 17 p., 1635.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  11. Copper resistance mediates long-term survival of Cupriavidus metallidurans in wet contact with metallic copper

    Maertens, L., Coninx, I., Claesen, J., Leys, N., Matroule, J-Y. & Van Houdt, R., 3 Jun 2020, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. p. 1-11 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  12. Microbial Monitoring in the EDEN ISS Greenhouse, a Mobile Test Facility in Antarctica

    Fahrion, J., Fink, C., Zabel, P., Schubert, D., Ahmed, M. M., Van Houdt, R., Eikmanns, B., Beblo-Vranesevic, K. & Rettberg, P., 31 Mar 2020, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. p. 1-15 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  13. Monitoring the microbial burden in manned space stations

    Van Houdt, R. & Leys, N., 1 Jan 2020, Stress Challenges and Immunity in Space: From Mechanisms to Monitoring and Preventive Strategies. Choukér, A. (ed.). 2nd ed. Springer International Publishing, p. 463-475 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to report/book/conference proceedingsChapter

  14. 2019
  15. Genomic and Transcriptomic Changes that Mediate Increased Platinum Resistance in Cupriavidus metallidurans

    Ali, M. M., Provoost, A., Maertens, L., Leys, N., Monsieurs, P., Charlier, D. & Van Houdt, R., 18 Jan 2019, In : Genes. 10, p. 1-22 22 p., 10010063.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  16. 2018
  17. Unintentional Genomic Changes Endow Cupriavidus metallidurans with an Augmented Heavy-Metal Resistance

    Millacura, F. A., Janssen, P., Monsieurs, P., Janssen, A., Provoost, A., Van Houdt, R. & Rojas, L. A., 13 Nov 2018, In : Genes. 9, 24 p., 551.

    Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial issue

  18. Cupriavidus metallidurans strains with different mobilomes and from distinct environments have comparable phenomes

    Van Houdt, R., Provoost, A., Van Assche, A., Leys, N., Lievens, B., Mijnendonckx, K. & Monsieurs, P., 18 Oct 2018, In : Genes. 9, 10, 23 p., 507.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  19. BioRock: new experiments and hardware to investigate microbe–mineral interactions in space

    Loudon, C-M., Nicholson, N., Finster, K., Leys, N., Byloos, B., Van Houdt, R., Rettberg, P., Moeller, R., Fuchs, F., Demets, R., Krause, J., Vukich, M., Mariani, A. & Cockell, C., 1 Oct 2018, In : International Journal of Astrobiology. 17, 4, p. 303-313 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  20. Characterization of the bacterial communities on recent Icelandic volcanic deposits of different ages

    Byloos, B., Monsieurs, P., Ahmed, M., Leys, N., Boon, N. & Van Houdt, R., 24 Sep 2018, In : BMC Microbiology. 11 p., 18:122.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  21. Production and characterization of bioaerosols for model validation in spacecraft environment

    Salmela, A., Kokkonen, E., Kulmala, I., Veijalainen, A-M., Van Houdt, R., Leys, N., Berthier, A., Ilyin, V., Kharin, S., Morozova, J., Tikhomirov, A. & Pasanen, P., Jul 2018, In : Journal of Environmental Sciences. 69, p. 227-238

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  22. Intrapulmonary percussive ventilation improves lung function in cystic fibrosis patients chronically colonized with Pseudomonas aeruginosa: a pilot cross-over study

    Dingemans, J., Eyns, H., Willekens, J., Monsieurs, P., Van Houdt, R., Cornelis, P., Malfroot, A. & Crabbé, A., 20 Mar 2018, In : European Journal of Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases. 37, p. 1143-1151 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  23. The Ability of Basalt to Leach Nutrients and Support Growth of Cupriavidus metallidurans CH34 Depends on Basalt Composition and Element Release

    Byloos, B., Maan, H., Van Houdt, R., Boon, N. & Leys, N., 15 Feb 2018, In : Geomicrobiology Journal. 35, 5, p. 438-446 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  24. 2017
  25. The interaction of bacteria with volcanic rocks on Earth and in Space

    Byloos, B., Leys, N. & Van Houdt, R., 27 Sep 2017, 243 p.

    Research output: ThesisDoctoral thesis

  26. Silver as an Antimicrobial Agent: The Resistance Issue

    Mijnendonckx, K. & Van Houdt, R., 31 May 2017, Silver Nanoparticles for Antibacterial Devices. Cao, H. (ed.). Taylor & Francis (CRC), p. 165- 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to report/book/conference proceedingsChapter

  27. The Impact of Space Flight on Survival and Interaction of Cupriavidus metallidurans CH34 with Basalt, a Volcanic Moon Analog Rock

    Byloos, B., Coninx, I., Van Hoey, O., Van Houdt, R. & Leys, N., 28 Apr 2017, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 8, p. 1-14 14 p., 671.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  28. Topical Day | Ionising radiation: how do bacteria cope and what can we learn?

    Janssen, P., Yadav, A., Van Houdt, R., Monsieurs, P., Mastroleo, F., Mijnendonckx, K. & Van Eesbeeck, V., 21 Apr 2017, Studiecentrum voor Kernenergie. (SCK•CEN Reports; no. BA-88)

    Research output: Report/bookBook of abstracts

  29. The impact of insertion sequences on bacterial genome plasticity and adaptability

    Vandecraen, J., Chandler, M., Aertsen, A. & Van Houdt, R., 13 Apr 2017, In : Critical Reviews in Microbiology. 43, 6, p. 709-730

    Research output: Contribution to journalLiterature review

  30. Antimicrobial efficacy against Pseudomonas aeruginosa biofilm formation in a three-dimensional lung epithelial model and the influence of fetal bovine serum

    Crabbé, A., Liu, Y., Matthijs, N., Rigole, P., De La Fuente-Nùñez, C., Davis, R., Ledesma, M. A., Sarker, S., Van Houdt, R., Hancock, R. E. W., Coenye, T. & Nickerson, C. A., 3 Mar 2017, In : Scientific Reports. 7, p. 1-13 13 p., 43321.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  31. 2016
  32. Reevaluating multicolor flow cytometry to assess microbial viability

    Buysschaert, B., Byloos, B., Leys, N., Van Houdt, R. & Boon, N., 1 Sep 2016, In : Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 100, p. 9037-9051 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  33. Effect of Shear Stress on Pseudomonas aeruginosa Isolated from the Cystic Fibrosis Lung

    Dingemans, J., Monsieurs, P., Yu, S-H., Crabbé, A., Förstner, K. U., Malfroot, A., Cornelis, P. & Van Houdt, R., 2 Aug 2016, In : mBio. 7, 4, 16 p., e00813-16.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  34. Zinc-Induced Transposition of Insertion Sequence Elements Contributes to Increased Adaptability of Cupriavidus metallidurans

    Vandecraen, J., Monsieurs, P., Mergeay, M., Leys, N., Aertsen, A. & Van Houdt, R., 23 Mar 2016, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 7, p. 1-16 16 p., 359.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  35. Conjugative transfer of broad host range plasmids to an acidobacterial strain, Edaphobacter aggregans

    Bouhajja, E., Efthymiopoulus, T., George, I. F., Moreels, D., Van Houdt, R., Mergeay, M. & Agathos, S. N., 22 Jan 2016, In : Journal of Biotechnology. 221, p. 107-113

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  36. 2015
  37. Genomic Context of Metal Response Genes in Cupriavidus metallidurans with a Focus on Strain CH34

    Van Houdt, R. & Mergeay, M., Jul 2015, Metal Response in Cupriavidus metallidurans, Volume I: From Habitats to Genes and Proteins. 1 ed. Switzerland: Springer, p. 21-44 (SpringerBriefs in Biometals).

    Research output: Contribution to report/book/conference proceedingsChapter

  38. Metal Response in Cupriavidus metallidurans, Volume I: From Habitats to Genes and Proteins

    Mergeay, M. (ed.) & Van Houdt, R. (ed.), Jul 2015, 1 ed. Switzerland: Springer. 89 p. (SpringerBriefs in Biometals)

    Research output: Report/bookBook as author

  39. Metal Response in Cupriavidus metallidurans, Volume II: Insights into the Structure-Function Relationship of Proteins

    Vandenbussche, G., Mergeay, M. & Van Houdt, R., Jul 2015, 1 ed. Switzerland: Springer. 70 p. (SpringerBriefs in Biometals)

    Research output: Report/bookBook as author

  40. Microbiology Astrobiology

    Mastroleo, F., Leys, N. & Van Houdt, R., 15 Jun 2015, Generation and applications of Extra-terrestrial environments on Earth. 1 ed. Aalborg Ø, Denmark: River publishers, Vol. 1. p. 221-232 (Rivers publishers in standardisation; no. Volume 6).

    Research output: Contribution to report/book/conference proceedingsChapter

  41. Genome-wide transcriptional analysis suggests hydrogenase- and nitrogenase-mediated hydrogen production in Clostridium butyricum CWBI 1009

    Calusinska, M., Hamilton, C., Monsieurs, P., Mathy, G., Leys, N., Franck, F., Joris, B., Thonart, P., Hiligsmann, S., Wilmotte, A., Van Houdt, R. & Moors, H., 22 Feb 2015, In : Biotechnology for Biofuels. 8, 27, p. 1-16

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  42. 2014
  43. Draft Genome Sequences of Ralstonia pickettii Strains SSH4 and CW2, Isolated from Space Equipment.

    Monsieurs, P., Mijnendonckx, K., Provoost, A., Venkateswaran, K., Ott, M., Leys, N., Van Houdt, R., Moors, H. & Janssen, P., 4 Sep 2014, In : Genome Announcements. 2, 5, p. e0088714-e0088714

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  44. Snow Surface Microbiome on the High Antarctic Plateau (DOME C)

    Michaud, L., Giudice, A., Ahmed, M., Monsieurs, P., Raffa, C., Leys, N., Amalfitano, S. & Van Houdt, R., 7 Aug 2014, In : PLOS ONE. 9, 8, p. na-na

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  45. Genome Sequences of Cupriavidus metallidurans Strains NA1, NA4, and NE12, Isolated from Space Equipment

    Monsieurs, P., Mijnendonckx, K., Provoost, A., Venkateswaran, K., Ott, M., Leys, N., Van Houdt, R., Moors, H. & Mastroleo, F., 24 Jul 2014, In : Genome Announcements. 2, 4, p. E00719-E00719

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  46. Stress-induced mutagenesis in Cupriavidus metallidurans strains

    Poppe, M., Vandecraen, J., Van Houdt, R., Mijnendonckx, K. & Moors, H., Jun 2014, Leuven, Belgium: KUL - Katholieke Universiteit Leuven. 96 p.

    Research output: ThesisMaster's thesis

  47. The deletion of TonB-dependent receptor genes is part of the genome reduction process that occurs during adaptation of Pseudomonas aeruginosa to the cystic fibrosis lung

    Dingemans, J., Ye, L., Hildebrand, F., Tontodonati, F., Craggs, M., Bilocq, F., De Vos, D., Crabbé, A., Van Houdt, R., Malfroot, A. & Cornelis, P., Apr 2014, In : Pathogens and Disease. 71, 3-4, p. 26-38

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  48. Genome Sequence of Serratia plymuthica RVH1, Isolated from a Raw Vegetable-Processing Line

    Van Houdt, R., Van der Lelie, D., Izquierdo, J. A., Aertsen, A., Masschelein, J., Lavigne, R., Michiels, C. W. & Taghavi, S., 6 Feb 2014, In : Genome Announcements. 2, 1, p. 00021-14

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  49. Adaptation to Xenobiotics and Toxic Compounds by Cupriavidus and Ralstonia with Special Reference to Cupriavidus metallidurans CH34 and Mobile Genetic Elements

    Mergeay, M. & Van Houdt, R., Jan 2014, Biodegradative Bacteria. How Bacteria Degrade, Survive, Adapt, and Evolve. 1 ed. Tokyo, Japan: Springer, p. 105-127

    Research output: Contribution to report/book/conference proceedingsChapter

  50. 2013
  51. Genome Sequence of Cupriavidus metallidurans Strain H1130, Isolated from an Invasive Human Infection

    Monsieurs, P., Provoost, A., Mijnendonckx, K., Leys, N., Gaudreau, C., Van Houdt, R., Moors, H. & Janssen, P., 12 Dec 2013, In : Genome Announcements. 1, 6, p. e01051-e01051

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  52. Ferrous Iron Is a Significant Component of Bioavailable Iron in Cystic Fibrosis Airways

    Hunter, R. C., Asfour, F., Dingemans, J., Osuna, B. L., Samad, T., Malfroot, A., Cornelis, P., Newman, D. K. & Van Houdt, R., Aug 2013, In : mBio. 4, 4, p. 1-8

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  53. Characterization of culturable Paenibacillus spp. from the snow surface on the high Antarctic Plateau (DOME C) and their dissemination in the Concordia research station

    Van Houdt, R., Deghorain, M., Vermeersch, M., Provoost, A., Lo Guidice, A., Leys, N., Perez-Morga, D., Van Melderen, L., Michaud, L. & Moors, H., Jul 2013, In : Extremophiles. 17, 4, p. 565-573

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  54. Antimicrobial silver: uses, toxicity and potential for resistance

    Mijnendonckx, K., Leys, N., Mahillon, J., Silver, S. & Van Houdt, R., Jun 2013, In : Biometals. 26, 3, p. 1-15

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  55. Comparison of Antibiotic Resistance, Biofilm Formation and Conjugative Transfer of Staphylococcus and Enterococcus Isolates from International Space Station and Antarctic Research Station Concordia

    Katarzyna, S., Arends, K., Rogowski, K. M., Fürch, S., Prescha, K., Sakinc, T., Van Houdt, R., Werner, G. & Grohmann, E., Apr 2013, In : Microbial Ecology. 65, 3, p. 638-651

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  56. Expression of a Novel P22 ORFan Gene Reveals the Phage Carrier State in Salmonella Typhimurium

    Cenens, W., Mebrhatu, M. T., Makumi, A., Ceyssens, P-J., Lavigne, R., Van Houdt, R., Taddei, F. & Aertsen, A., 14 Feb 2013, In : PLOS Genetics. 9, 2, p. 1003269-1

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  57. Characterization of the Survival Ability of Cupriavidus metallidurans and Ralstonia pickettii from Space-Related Environments

    Mijnendonckx, K., Provoost, A., Ott, C. M., Venkateswaran, K., Mahillon, J., Leys, N. & Van Houdt, R., Feb 2013, In : Microbial Ecology. 65, 2, p. 347-360

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  58. A PKS/NRPS/FAS Hybrid Gene Cluster from Serratia plymuthica RVH1 Encoding the Biosynthesis of Three Broad Spectrum, Zeamine-Related Antibiotics

    Masschelein, J., Mattheus, W., Gao, L-J., Moons, P., Van Houdt, R., Uytterhoeven, B., Lamberigts, C., Lescinier, E., Rozenski, J., Herdewijn, P., Aertsen, A., Michiels, C. & Lavigne, R., 17 Jan 2013, In : PLOS ONE. 8, 1, p. 54143-54143

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  59. 2012
  60. Differential proteomics and physiology of Pseudomonas putida KT2440 under filament-inducing conditions

    Crabbé, A., Leroy, B., Wattiez, R., Aertsen, A., Leys, N., Cornelis, P., Van Houdt, R. & Mastroleo, F., Nov 2012, In : BMC Microbiology. 12, p. 282-287

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  61. Plasmids as secondary chromosomes

    Van Houdt, R. & Mergeay, M., Oct 2012, Molecular Life Sciences: An Encyclopedic Reference. 1 ed. Germany: Springer, Vol. 12. p. 1-4

    Research output: Contribution to report/book/conference proceedingsChapter

  62. Diversité microbienne dans les milieux karstiques

    Gerin, X. & Van Houdt, R., 5 Sep 2012, Liège, Belgium: ULg - Université de Liège. 70 p.

    Research output: ThesisMaster's thesis

  63. BIOSMHARS: Biocontamination specific modelling in habitats related to space

    Berthier, A., Leys, N., Van Houdt, R., Tikhomirov, A., Novikova, N., Ilyin, V., Kulmala, I., Lehtimäki, M., Kokkonen, E., Pasanen, P., Abaibou, H. & Mastroleo, F., Jul 2012, Let’s Embrace Space. 1 ed. Luxembourg, Luxembourg: EC - European Commission, Vol. 2. p. 278-284 (Let's Embrace Space; no. volume 2).

    Research output: Contribution to report/book/conference proceedingsChapter

  64. Purification and characterization of the acetone carboxylase of Cupriavidus metallidurans strain CH34

    Rosier, C., Leys, N., Henoumont, C., Mergeay, M., Wattiez, R. & Van Houdt, R., Jun 2012, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 78, 12, p. 4516-4518

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  65. Towards a more accurate annotation of tyrosine-based site-specific recombinases in bacterial genomes

    Van Houdt, R., Leplae, R., Lima-Mendez, G., Mergeay, M. & Toussaint, A., Apr 2012, In : Mobile DNA. 3, 1, p. 1-11

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  66. Microbial contamination monitoring and control during human space missions

    Van Houdt, R., Mijnendonckx, K., Leys, N. & Mergeay, M., Jan 2012, In : Planetary and Space Science. 60, 1, p. 115-120

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  67. Monitoring the Microbial Burden in Manned Space Stations

    Van Houdt, R., Leys, N. & Mastroleo, F., Jan 2012, Stress Challenges and Immunity in Space. 1 ed. Heidelberg, Germany: Springer, p. 299-308

    Research output: Contribution to report/book/conference proceedingsChapter

  68. 2011
  69. The Tn4371 ICE Family of Bacterial Mobile Genetic Elements

    Van Houdt, R., Toussaint, A., Ryan, M. P., Pembroke, J. T., Mergeay, M., Adley, C. C. & Monsieurs, P., Jun 2011, Bacterial Integrative Mobile Genetic Elements. 1 ed. Austin, United States: Taylor & Francis (CRC), p. 1-22 (Intelligence Unit).

    Research output: Contribution to report/book/conference proceedingsChapter

  70. Integrated regulation of acetoin fermentation by quorum sensing and pH in Serratia plymuthica RVH1

    Moons, P., Van Houdt, R., Vivijs, B., Michiels, C. & Aertsen, A., May 2011, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 77, 10, p. 3422-3427

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  71. Alveolar epithelium protects macrophages from quorum sensing-induced cytotoxicity in a three-dimensional co-culture model

    Crabbé, A., Sarker, S., Van Houdt, R., Ott, M., Leys, N., Cornelis, P., Nickerson, C. & Monsieurs, P., Mar 2011, In : Cellular Microbiology. 13, 3, p. 469-481

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  72. 2010
  73. Microarray analysis of a microbe–mineral interaction

    Olsson-Francis, K., Van Houdt, R., Mergeay, M., Leys, N., Cockell, C. S. & Moors, H., Dec 2010, In : Geobiology. 8, 5, p. 446-456

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  74. Biofilm formation and the food industry, a focus on the bacterial outer surface

    Van Houdt, R. & Michiels, C. W., Oct 2010, In : Journal of Applied Microbiology. 109, 4, p. 1117-1131

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  75. Response of Pseudomonas aeruginosa PAO1 to low shear modelled microgravity involves AlgU regulation

    Crabbé, A., Pycke, B., Van Houdt, R., Monsieurs, P., Nickerson, C., Leys, N., Cornelis, P. & Moors, H., Jun 2010, In : Environmental Microbiology. 12, 6, p. 1545-1564

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  76. The Complete Genome Sequence of Cupriavidus metallidurans strain CH34, a Master Survivalist in Harsh and Anthropogenic Environments

    Janssen, P., Van Houdt, R., Moors, H., Monsieurs, P., Morin, N., Michaux, A., Benotmane, R., Leys, N., Vallaeys, T., Lapidus, A., Monchy, S., Médigue, C., Taghavi, S., McCorkle, S., Dunn, J., van der Lelie, D., Mergeay, M., Deconinck, F., Vandenhove, H. & Maes, N., 5 May 2010, In : PLOS ONE. 5, 5, p. e10433-e10433

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  77. Toxicogenomic Response of Rhodospirillum rubrum S1H to the Micropollutant Triclosan

    Pycke, B., Vanermen, G., Monsieurs, P., De Wever, H., Mergeay, M., Verstraete, W., Leys, N., Mastroleo, F., Van Houdt, R. & Janssen, P., 2 Apr 2010, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 76, 11, p. 3503-3513

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  78. Insertion sequence elements in Cupriavidus metallidurans CH34: Distribution and role in adaptation

    Mijnendonckx, K., Provoost, A., Monsieurs, P., Leys, N., Mergeay, M., Mahillon, J. & Van Houdt, R., 1 Jan 2010, In : Plasmid. 65, 3, p. 193-203

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  79. 2009
  80. Bacillus thuringiensis conjugation in simulated microgravity

    Beuls, E., Van Houdt, R., Leys, N., Dijkstra, C., Larkin, O., Mahillon, J. & Mijnendonckx, K., 21 Oct 2009, In : Astrobiology. 9, 8, p. 797-805

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  81. From industrial sites to environmental applications with Cupriavidus metallidurans

    Diels, L., Van Roy, S., Taghavi, S., Van Houdt, R. & Moors, H., Aug 2009, In : Antonie van Leeuwenhoek. 96, 2, p. 247-258

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  82. New mobile genetic elements in Cupriavidus metallidurans CH34, their possible roles and occurrence in other bacteria

    Van Houdt, R., Monchy, S., Leys, N., Mergeay, M. & Moors, H., Aug 2009, In : Antonie van Leeuwenhoek. 96, 2, p. 205-226

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  83. Plasmids captured in C. metallidurans CH34: defining the PromA family of broad-host-range plasmids

    Van der Auwera, G. A., Krol, J. E., Suzuki, H., Foster, B., Van Houdt, R., Brown, C. J., Mergeay, M. & Top, E. M., Aug 2009, In : Antonie van Leeuwenhoek. 96, 2, p. 193-204

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  84. Quorum sensing and butanediol fermentation affect colonization and spoilage of carrot slices by Serratia plymuthica

    Wevers, E., Moons, P., Van Houdt, R., Lurquin, I., Aertsen, A. & Michiels, C. W., Aug 2009, In : International Journal of Food Microbiology. 134, 1-2, p. 63-69

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  85. Experimental design and environmental parameters affect Rhodospirillum rubrum S1H response to space flight

    Mastroleo, F., Van Houdt, R., Leroy, B., Benotmane, R., Janssen, A., Mergeay, M., Vanhavere, F., Hendrickx, L., Wattiez, R., Leys, N. & Monsieurs, P., 2 Jul 2009, In : The ISME Journal: Multidisciplinary Journal of Microbial Ecology. 3, 12, p. 1402-1419

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  86. The genetics of a microbe-mineral interaction

    Van Houdt, R., Olsson-Francis, K., Leys, N., Mergeay, M., Cockell, C. S. & Moors, H., Jun 2009, In : Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 73, 13 Supplement 1, p. 1372-1372

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  87. Evaluation of the Airborne Bacterial Population in the Periodically Confined Antarctic Base Concordia

    Van Houdt, R., De Boever, P., Coninx, I., Le Calvez, C., Dicasillati, R., Mahillon, J., Mergeay, M., Leys, N., Moors, M. & Monsieurs, P., May 2009, In : Microbial Ecology. 57, 4, p. 640-648

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  88. Shotgun Proteome Analysis of Rhodospirillum rubrum S1H: Integrating Data from Gel-Free and Gel-Based Peptides Fractionation Methods

    Mastroleo, F., Leroy, B., Van Houdt, R., s'Heeren, C., Mergeay, M., Hendrickx, L. & Wattiez, R., 25 Feb 2009, In : Journal of Proteome Research. 8, 5, p. 2530-2541

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  89. Biological removal of 17a-ethinylestradiol by a nitrifier enrichment culture in a membrane bioreactor

    De Gusseme, B., Pycke, B., Hennebel, T., Marcoen, A., Vlaeminck, S. E., Noppe, H., Boon, N., Verstraete, W. & Van Houdt, R., Feb 2009, In : Water Research. 43, 9, p. 2493-2503

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  90. Megaplasmids in Cupriavidus Genus and Metal Resistance

    Mergeay, M., Monchy, S., Janssen, P., Van Houdt, R., Leys, N. & Monsieurs, P., 1 Jan 2009, Microbial Megaplasmids. 1 ed. Berlin Heidelberg, Germany: Springer, Vol. 1. p. 209-238 (Microbiology Monographs; no. 11).

    Research output: Contribution to report/book/conference proceedingsChapter

  91. 2008
  92. Use of the rotating wall vessel technology to study the effect of shear stress on growth behaviour of Pseudomonas aeruginosa PA01

    Crabbé, A., De Boever, P., Van Houdt, R., Moors, H., Mergeay, M. & Cornelis, P., Aug 2008, In : Environmental Microbiology. 10, 8, p. 2098-2110

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  93. Molecular Structure and Metal-binding Properties of the Periplasmic CopK Protein Expressed in Cupriavidus metallidurans CH34 During Copper Challenge

    Bersch, B., Favier, A., Schanda, P., van Aelst, S., Vallaeys, T., Covès, J., Mergeay, M., Wattiez, R. & Van Houdt, R., 4 Jul 2008, In : Journal of Molecular Biology. 380, 2, p. 386-403

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  94. 2007
  95. Plasmids pMOL28 and pMOL30 of Cupriavidus metallidurans are specialised in the maximal viable response to heavy metals

    Monchy, S., Benotmane, R., Janssen, P., Vallaeys, T., Taghavi, S., van der Lelie, D., Mergeay, M. & Van Houdt, R., 1 Oct 2007, In : Journal of Bacteriology. 189, 20, p. 7417-7425

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  96. A talk during dinner can be life-saving for bacteria

    Moons, P., Wevers, E., Van Houdt, R., Aertsen, A., Michiels, C. W. & Leys, N., Oct 2007, Communications in Agricultural and Applied Biological Science. Ghent, Belgium, p. 47-50 (Communications in Agricultural and Applied Biological Science; no. 72(1)).

    Research output: Contribution to report/book/conference proceedingsIn-proceedings paper

  97. Effects of quorum sensing on the spoilage of food by Serratia plymuthica

    Wevers, E., Moons, P., Van Houdt, R., Aertsen, A., Michiels, C. W. & Moors, H., Oct 2007, Communications in Agricultural and Applied Biological Science. Ghent, Belgium, p. 331-334 (Communications in Agricultural and Applied Biological Science; no. 72(1)).

    Research output: Contribution to report/book/conference proceedingsIn-proceedings paper

  98. Quorum sensing in Serratia

    Van Houdt, R., Givskov, M. & Michiels, C. W., Jul 2007, In : FEMS Microbiology Reviews. 31, 4, p. 407-424

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  99. Quorum-sensing-dependent switch to butanediol fermentation prevents lethal medium acidification in Aeromonas hydrophila AH-1N

    Van Houdt, R., Aertsen, A. & Michiels, C. W., May 2007, In : Research in Microbiology. 158, 4, p. 379-385

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  100. Characterization of a luxI/luxR-type quorum sensing system and N-acyl-homoserine lactone-dependent regulation of exo-enzyme and antibacterial component production in Serratia plymuthica RVH1

    Van Houdt, R., Moons, P., Aertsen, A., Jansen, A., Vanoirbeek, K., Daykin, M., Williams, P., Michiels, C. W., Mergeay, M. & Moors, H., 27 Feb 2007, In : Research in Microbiology. 158, p. 150-158

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  101. Physiological changes induced in bacteria following pH stress as a model for space research.

    Baatout, S., Leys, N., Hendrickx, L., Dams, A., Mergeay, M. & Van Houdt, R., 15 Feb 2007, In : Acta Astronautica. 60, 4-7, p. 451-459

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  102. 2006
  103. Role of Quorum Sensing in Resistance of Serratia plymuthica against Acanthamoeba castellanii

    Wevers, E., Moons, P., Van Houdt, R., Aertsen, A., Michiels, C. W. & Mergeay, M., 24 Nov 2006, Novel compounds and strategies to combat pathogenic microorganisms. Leuven, Belgium, p. 132-132

    Research output: Contribution to report/book/conference proceedingsIn-proceedings paper

  104. Role of Quorum Sensing and Antimicrobial Component Production by Serratia plymuthica in Formation of Biofilms, Including Mixed Biofilms with Escherichia coli

    Moons, P., Van Houdt, R., Aertsen, A., Vanoirbeek, K., Engelborghs, Y., Michiels, C. W. & De Boever, P., Nov 2006, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 72, 11, p. 7294-7300

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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