Publikationen

1. Desai, M. S., and Brune, A. (2011) Bacteroidales ectosymbionts of gut flagellates shape the nitrogen-fixing community in dry-wood termites. ISME J. (in press).

2. Desai, M. S., Strassert, J. F. H., Meuser, K., Hertel, H., Ikeda-Ohtsubo, W., Radek, R., and Brune, A. (2010) Strict cospeciation of devescovinid flagellates and Bacteroidales ectosymbionts in the gut of dry-wood termites (Kalotermitidae). Environ. Microbiol. 12: 2120–2132.

3. Strassert, J. F. H., Desai, M. S., Radek, R., and Brune, A. (2010) Identification and localization of multiple bacterial symbionts in the termite gut flagellate Joenia annectens. Microbiology 156: 2068-2079.

4. Strassert, J. F. H., Desai, M. S., Brune, A., and Radek, R. (2009) The true diversity of devescovinid flagellates in the termite Incisitermes marginipennis. Protist 160: 522–535.

5. Ikeda-Ohtsubo, W., Desai, M., Stingl, U., and Brune, A. (2007) Phylogenetic diversity of "Endomicrobia" and their specific affiliation with termite gut flagellates. Microbiology 153: 3458–3465.