Publications

ISI listed Peer-Reviewed Publications

Nöthig, E.M., Bracher, A., Engel, A., Metfies, K., Niehoff, B., Peeken, I., Bauerfeind, E.,Cherkasheva, A.,Gäbler-Schwarz, S., Hardge, K., Kilias, E., Kraft, A., Mebrahtom Kidane, Y., Lalande, C., Piontek, J., Thomisch, K., and Wurst, M. (2014). Plankton ecology and biogeochemistry in a changing Arctic Ocean – Overview of long-term summer measurements in the Fram Strait, accepted Polar Research.

Wollschläger,J., Wiltshire, K.H., Petersen, W., and Metfies, K. (2014). Analysis of phytoplankton distribution and community structure in the German Bight with respect to the different size classes. Journal of Sea Research, accepted

Thiele, S., Wolf, C., Schulz, I., Assmy, P., Metfies, K., and Fuchs, B. (2014). Investigation of the nano- and picoplankton community during the iron fertilization experiment LOHAFEX, PLOSone 10.1371/journal.pone.0113244.

Wolf, C., Kilias, E., and Metfies, K. (2014). Protist diversity at both poles – Similarity and Differences between the Arctic and the Southern Ocean revealed by pyrosequencing, Polar Research, accepted.

Kilias, E., Wolf, C., and Metfies, K. (2014). Characterizing variability in marine protist communities via ARISA-fingerprints – a method evaluation, Limnology and Oceanography Methods, accepted.

Kilias, E., Peeken, I., and Metfies, K. (2014). Protist diversity in Arctic Sea Ice and Melt pond aggregates obtained by pyrosequencing – a short insight, Polar Research, accepted.

Kilias, E., Nöthig, E.M., Wolf, C., and Metfies, K. (2014). Picoeukaryote community composition in the eastern Fram Strait, Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology; doi: DOI: 10.1111/jeu.12134 (published online August 2014)

Kilias, E., Kattner, G., Wolf, C., Frickenhaus, S., and Metfies, K. (2014). A molecular survey of protist diversity through the Central Arctic Ocean, Polar Biology, DOI: 10.1007/s00300-014-1519-5 (published online May 2014)

Wollschläger, J., Nicolaus, A., Wiltshire, K., and Metfies, K. (2014). Assessment of North Sea phytoplankton via molecular sensing – A method evaluation, Journal of Plankton Research, doi: 10.1093/plankt/fbu003 (published online February 2014)

Metfies, K., Nicolaus, A., von Harbou, L., Bathmann, U., and Peeken, I. (2014). Molecular analyses of gut contents - Elucidating the feeding of co-occurring salps in the Lazarev Sea from a different perspective, Antarctic Science, doi:10.1017/S0954102014000157, 26(5): 545-553

Wolf, C., Kilias, E., and Metfies, K. (2014). Evaluating the potential of 18S rDNA clone libraries to complement pyrosequencing data of marine protists with near full length sequence information, Marine Biology Research,doi: 10.1080/17451000.2013.852685 in press

Wolf, C., Frickenhaus, S., Kilias, E., Peeken, I., and Metfies, K. (2014). Protist composition in the Pacific sector of the Southern Ocean during austral summer 2010. Polar Biology 37(3): 375-389.

Wolf, C., Frickenhaus, S., Kilias, E., Peeken, I., and Metfies, K. (2013). Regional variability in eukaryotic protist communities in the Amundsen Sea. Antarctic Science 25(6): 741-751.

Kilias, E., Wolf, C., Noethig, E.M., Peeken, I., and Metfies, K. (2013). Protist distribution in the western Fram Strait in Summer 2010 based on 454-pyrosequencing of 18S rDNA. Journal of Phycology 49(5): 996-1010.

Diercks-Horn, S., Metfies, K., Jäckel, S., and Medlin, L.K. (2011). Development and optimization of a semi automated rRNA biosensor for the detection of toxic algae. Harmful Algae, 10: 395 -401.

Metfies, K., Gescher, C., Frickenhaus, S., Niestroy, R., Wichels, A., Gerdts, G., Knefelkamp, B., Wiltshire, K., and Medlin, L. K.(2010). Contribution of the Class Cryptophyceae to Phytoplankton Structure in the German Bight, Journal of Phycology. 46(6): 1152-1160.

Kegel, J.U., Blaxter, M., Allen, M.J., Metfies, K., Wilson, W.H., and Valentin, K. (2010). Transcriptional host-virus interaction of Emiliania huxleyi (Haptophyceae) and EhV-86 from combined analysis of expressed sequence tags and microarrays, European Journal of Phycology, 45(1): 1-12.

Diercks, S., Gescher, C., Metfies, K., and Medlin, L.K. (2009). Evaluation of locked nucleic acids for signal enhancement of oligonucleotide probes for microalgae immobilised on solid surfaces, Journal of Applied Phycology, 21 (6): 657-668.

Kegel, J.U., John, U., Frickenhaus, S., Metfies, K., and Valentin, K. (2009). Comparative Functional Genomics of Virus-Susceptible and Virus-Resistant Strains of Emiliania huxleyi, Phycologia 48: 59-59.

Other Publications (Book Contributions, Abstracts, Conference Papers etc.)

Soltwedel, T., Schauer, U., Boebel, O., Noethig, E.M., Bracher, A., Metfies, K., Schewe, I., Klages, M., and Boetius, A. (2013). FRAM-Frontieres in Arctic marine Monitoring: Permanent Observations in a Gateway tot he Arctic Ocean, OCEANS, Bergen, 2013 MTS/IEEE, doi:10.1109/OCEANS-Bergen.2013.6608008. 

Diercks, S., Metfies, K., and Medlin, L. K. (2010). Electrochemical detection of toxic algae with a biosensor, Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of ©UNESCO. 2010. Karlson, B., Cusack, C. and Bresnan, E. (editors). Microscopic and molecular methods for quantitative phytoplankton analysis. Paris, UNESCO. (IOC Manuals and Guides, no. 55.) (IOC/2010/MG/55), pp. 67-75.

Gescher, C., Metfies, K., and Medlin, L. K. (2010). Hybridisation and microarray fluorescent detection of phytoplankton, Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of ©UNESCO. 2010. Karlson, B., Cusack, C. and Bresnan, E. (editors). Microscopic and molecular methods for quantitative phytoplankton analysis. Paris, UNESCO. (IOC Manuals and Guides, no. 55.) (IOC/2010/MG/55), pp. 77-86.

Carvalho, G. R., Creer, S., Allen, M. J., Costa, F. O., Tsigenopoulos, C. S., Le Goff-Vitry, M., Magoulas, A. M., Medlin, L. K., Metfies, K. (2009). Genomics in the Discovery and Monitoring of Marine Biodiversity,  Introduction to Marine Genomics, Series: Advances in Marine Genomics, Vol. 1, Cock, J.M., Tessmar-Raible, K., Boyen, C., Viard, F. (Eds.), Springer, pp. 1-32.

Metfies, K., Diercks, S., Schröder, F., Petersen, W. and Hanken, T. (2009). Automated Nucleic Acid Biosensors – A Key to High Resolution Monitoring of Marine Phytoplankton. Oceans 2009 - Europe : Bremen, GermanyMay 2009 ; [International Oceans '09 Conference and Exhibition] / IEEE. Piscataway, NJ : IEEE.