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PANHORST, M., SORGER-HERMANN U., & WENDISCH V.F. (2011) The pstSCAB operon for phosphate uptake is regulated by the global regulator GlxR in Corynebacterium glutamicum. J Biotechnol, 154, 149 - 155.

Gopinath V., MEISWINKEL T.M., WENDISCH V.F. & Nampoothiri M. (2011) Amino acid production from rice straw and wheat bran hydrolasates by recombinant pentose-utilizing Corynebacterium glutamicum. Appl. Microbiol. Biotechnol, 92, 985 - 996.

WENDISCH V.F., MEISWINKEL T. & LINDNER S. (2011) Use of glycerol in biotechnological applications. in: G. Montero, & M. Stoytcheva (Eds.), Biodiesel - Quality, Emissions and By-Products. Rijeka, Croatia: InTech - Open Access Publisher, 305 - 340.

SCHNEIDER , J., & WENDISCH V.F. (2011) Biotechnological Production of Polyamines by Bacteria: Recent Achievements and Future Perspectives. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 91:17-30 .

LINDNER S., Seibold G., Henrich A., Krämer R. & WENDISCH, V.F. (2011) Phosphotransferase system (PTS) independent glucose utilization in Corynebacterium glutamicum by inositol permeases and glucokinases. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. .77:3571-3581

Blombach B., Riester T., Wieschalka S., ZIERT C., YOUN J.-W. , WENDISCH V.F. & Eikmanns B.J. (2011) Corynebacterium glutamicum Tailored for Efficient Isobutanol Production”. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 77:3300-3310.

SCHNEIDER J., NIERMANN K. & WENDISCH V.F. (2011) Production of the amino acids L-glutamate, L-lysine, L-ornithine and L-arginine from arabinose by recombinant Corynebacterium glutamicum. J. Biotechnol. 154:191-198.

PANHORST M., SORGER-HERRMANN U. & WENDISCH V.F. (2011) The pstSCAB operon for phosphate uptake is regulated by the global regulator GlxR in Corynebacterium glutamicum. J. Biotechnol. 154:149-155.

Auchter M., Cramer A., Hüser A., Rückert C., Emera D., Schwarz P., Arndt A., LANGE C., Kalinowski J. , WENDISCH V.F. & Eikmanns B.J. (2011) RamA and RamB are global transcriptional regulators in Corynebacterium glutamicum and control genes for enzymes of the central metabolism of. J. Biotechnol. 154:126-139.



Kato O., YOUN J.-W. , STANSEN K.C. , Matsui D., Oikawa T. & WENDISCH V.F. (2010) Quinone-dependent D-lactate dehydrogenase Dld (Cg1027) is essential for growth of Corynebacterium glutamicum on D-lactate”. BMC Microbiol, 10, 321.

SCHNEIDER J. & WENDISCH V.F. (2010) Putrescine production by engineered Corynebacterium glutamicum. Appl. Microbiol. Biotechnol.  88: 859 - 868.

LINDNER S.N., KNEBEL S., PALLERLA S.R., SCHOBERTH S.M. & WENDISCH V.F. (2010) Cg2091 encodes a polyphosphate/ATP-dependent glucokinase of Corynebacterium glutamicum. Appl. Microbiol. Biotechnol., 87: 703-713.

LINDNER S.N., NIEDERHOLTMEYER H., SCHMITZ K., SCHOBERTH S. & WENDISCH V.F. (2010) Polyphosphate/ATP-dependent NAD kinase of Corynebacterium glutamicum: Biochemical properties and impact of ppnK overexpression on lysine production. Appl. Microbiol. Biotechnol., 87: 583-593.



YOUN J-W., Jolkver E., Krämer R., Marin K. & WENDISCH V.F. (2009) Characterization of the dicarboxylate transporter DctA of Corynebacterium glutamicum. J. Bacteriol., 191: 5480-5488.

LINDNER S.N., KNEBEL S., WESSELING, H., SCHOBERTH S. & WENDISCH V.F. (2009) Exopolyphosphatases PPX1 and PPX2 from Corynebacterium glutamicum. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 75: 3161-3170.

VEIT A., RITTMANN D., GEORGI T., YOUN J.-W.,  Eikmanns B.J. & WENDISCH V.F. (2009) Pathway identification combining metabolic flux and functional genomics analyses: acetate and propionate activation by Corynebacterium glutamicum. J. Biotechnol., 140: 75-83.



ENGELS V.,  LINDNER S.N. & WENDISCH V.F. (2008) The global repressor SugR controls expression of genes of glycolysis and of the L-lactate dehydrogenase LdhA in Corynebacterium glutamicum. J. Bacteriol., 190: 8033-8044.

ENGELS V., GEORGI T. & WENDISCH V.F. (2008) ScrB (Cg2927) is a sucrose-6-phosphate hydrolase essential for sucrose utilization by Corynebacterium glutamicum. FEMS Microbiol. Lett., 289: 80-89.

RITTMANN D., LINDNER S.N. & WENDISCH V.F. (2008) Engineering of a glycerol pathway for amino acid production by Corynebacterium glutamicum.Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 74: 6216-6222.

YOUN J.-W., Jolkver E., Krämer R., Marin K. & WENDISCH V.F. (2008) Identification of the dicarboxylate transporter DccT of Corynebacterium glutamicum.J. Bacteriol. 190: 6458-6466.

Oikawa T., Uesato S., Tamura H., Kawahara H., Nagaoka Y., Shimoke K., Tsuchido T., Eggeling L., WENDISCH V.F., Büchs J., Rujiravanit R., Najimudin N., Keng C.L. (2008) Building an International Network Exchange Program of Education and Research for Graduate Course Students in Life Science and Biotechnology. Science and Technology Reports of Kansai University 50: 83-94.

Weber D. Sahm K., POLEN T., WENDISCH V.F. & Antranikian G. (2008) Oligonucleotide microarrays for the detection of viable beer spoilage bacteria. J. Appl. Microbiol. 105: 951-962.

GEORGI T., ENGELS V. & WENDISCH V.F. (2008) Regulation of L-lactate utilization by the FadR-type regulator LldR of Corynebacterium glutamicum.  J. Bacteriol.190: 963-971.

WENDISCH V.F. & Bott M. (2008) Phosphorus metabolism and its regulation. In Corynebacteria: Genomics and molecular biology (Burkovski A., ed.), Horizon Scientific Press, Norwich, UK, pp. 203-216.

WENDISCH V.F. (2008) DNA microarray-based transcriptome analysis in C. glutamicum. In Corynebacteria: Genomics and molecular biology (Burkovski A., ed.), Horizon Scientific Press, Norwich, UK, pp. 33-54.

Arndt A., Auchter M., ISHIGE T., WENDISCH V.F. & Eikmanns B.J. (2008) Ethanol catabolism in Corynebacterium glutamicum. J. Mol. Microbiol. Biotechnol.15: 222-233.



LINDNER S.N., VIDAURRE D., Willbold S., SCHOBERTH S. & WENDISCH V.F. (2007) NCgl2920 encodes a class II polyphosphate kinase in Corynebacterium glutamicum. Appl. Environ. Microbiol.73: 5026-5033.

Jakob K., Satorhelyi P., LANGE C., WENDISCH V.F., Silakowski B., Scherer S. & Neuhaus K. (2007) Gene expression analysis of long-term acid adapted Corynebacterium glutamicumJ. Bacteriol.189: 5582-5590.

POLEN T., Schluesener D., Poetsch A., Bott M. & WENDISCH V.F. (2007) Characterization of citrate utilization in Corynebacterium glutamicum by transcriptome and proteome analysis.  FEMS Microbiol. Lett.273: 109–119.

SINDELAR G. & WENDISCH V.F. (2007) Improving lysine production by Corynebacterium glutamicum through DNA microarray-based identification of novel target genes. Appl. Microbiol. Biotechnol.76: 677-689.

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ENGELS V. & WENDISCH V.F. (2007) The DeoR-type regulator SugR represses expression of ptsG in Corynebacterium glutamicum. J. Bacteriol.189: 2955-2966.

Vijayendran C., POLEN T., WENDISCH V.F., Friehs K., Niehaus K. & Flaschl E. (2007) The plasticity of global proteome and genome expression analyzed in closely related W3110 and MG1655 strains of a well studied model organism, Escherichia coli- K12. J. Biotechnol.128: 747-761. 

Kabus A., GEORGI T., WENDISCH V.F. & Bott M. (2007) Expression of the Escherichia coli pntAB genes encoding a membrane-bound transhydrogenase in Corynebacterium glutamicum improves L-lysine formation. Appl. Microbiol. Biotechnol.75: 47-53. 

VEIT A., POLEN T. & WENDISCH V.F. (2007) Global gene expression analysis of glucose overflow metabolism in Escherichia coli and reduction of aerobic acetate formation.  Appl. Microbiol. Biotechnol.74: 406-421.



Krings E., Krumbach K., Bathe B., Kelle R., WENDISCH V.F., Sahm H. & Eggeling L. (2006) Characterization of myo-Inositol Utilization by Corynebacterium glutamicum: The Stimulon, Identification of Transporters, and Influence on L-Lysine Formation.  J. Bacteriol.188: 8054-8061. 

Klauth P., PALLERLA S.R., VIDAURRE D., Ralfs C., WENDISCH V.F. & SCHOBERTH S.M. (2006) Determination of soluble and granular inorganic polyphosphate in Corynebacterium glutamicum.   Appl. Microbiol. Biotechnol.72: 1099-1106.

WENDISCH V.F. (2006) Genetic regulation of Corynebacterium glutamicum metabolism. J. Microbiol. Biotechnol. 16: 999-1009. 

WENDISCH V.F., Bott M. & Eikmanns B.J. (2006) Metabolic engineering of Escherichia coli and Corynebacterium glutamicum for biotechnological production of organic acids and amino acids. Curr. Opin. Microbiol.9: 268-274. 

WENDISCH V.F., Bott M., Kalinowski J., Oldiges M. & Wiechert W. (2006) Emerging Corynebacterium glutamicum systems biology. J. Biotechnol.124: 74-92.

Marx A., WENDISCH V.F., Kelle R. & Buchholz S. (2006) Towards Integration of Biorefinery and Microbial Amino Acid Production. In Biorefineries - Industrial Processes and Products: Status Quo and Future Directions (Kamm B., Gruber P.R., Kamm M., eds.), Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, Germany, pp.201-216.

Kočan M., Schaffer S., ISHIGE T., SORGER-HERRMANN U., WENDISCH V.F. & Bott M. (2006) Two-component systems of Corynebacterium glutamicum: deletion analysis and involvement of the PhoS-PhoR system in the phosphate starvation response.  J. Bacteriol.188: 724-732.



WENDISCH V.F. (2005) Corynebacterium - Aminosäuren und mehr. BIO WORLD 03-2005: 6-8.

STANSEN K.C., Uy D., Delaunay S., Eggeling L., Goergen J.-L. & WENDISCH V.F. (2005) Characterization of a Corynebacterium glutamicum Lactate Utilization Operon Induced during Temperature-Triggered Glutamate Production. Appl. Environ. Microbiol.71: 5920-5928.

Blumer C., Kleefeld A., Lehnen D., Heintz M., Dobrindt U., Nagy G., Michaelis K., Emödy L., POLEN T., Rachel R., WENDISCH V.F. & Unden G. (2005) Regulation of type 1 fimbriae synthesis and biofilm formation by the transcriptional regulator LrhA of Escherichia coli. Microbiol.151: 3287-3298.

GEORGI T., RITTMANN D. & WENDISCH V.F. (2005) Lysine and glutamate production by Corynebacterium glutamicum on glucose, fructose and sucrose: Roles of malic enzyme and fructose-1,6-bisphosphatase. Metab. Eng.7: 291-301.

RITTMANN D., SORGER-HERRMANN U. & WENDISCH V.F. (2005) The phosphate starvation inducible gene ushA encodes a 5'-nucleotidase required for growth of Corynebacterium glutamicum on nucleotides as phosphorus source. Appl. Environ. Microbiol.71: 4339-4344.

Radmacher E., STANSEN K.C., Besra G.S., Alderwick L.J., Maughan W.N., Hollweg G., Sahm H., WENDISCH V.F. & Eggeling L. (2005) Ethambutol, a cell wall inhibitor of Mycobacterium tuberculosis, elicits L-glutamate efflux of Corynebacterium glutamicum. Microbiol.151: 1359-1368.

WENDISCH V.F. & Bott M. (2005) Phosphorus metabolism of Corynebacterium glutamicum. In Handbook of Corynebacterium glutamicum (Eggeling L., Bott M., eds), CRC Press, Boca Raton, USA, pp. 377-396.

WENDISCH V.F. (2005) Towards improving production of fine chemicals by systems biology: Amino acid production by Corynebacterium glutamicum. Chim Oggi - Chem Today23: 49-52.

Weber H., POLEN T., Heuveling J., WENDISCH V.F. & Hengge R. (2005) Genome-wide analysis of the general stress response network in Escherichia coli; σS-dependent genes, promoters and sigma factor selectivity. J. Bacteriol.187: 1591-1603.

PALLERLA S.R., KNEBEL S., POLEN T., Klauth P., Hollender J., WENDISCH V.F. & SCHOBERTH S.M. (2005) Formation of Volutin Granules in Corynebacterium glutamicum. FEMS Microbiol. Lett.243: 133-140.

POLEN T., Krämer M., Bongaerts J., Wubbolts M. & WENDISCH V.F. (2005) The global gene expression response of Escherichia coli to L-phenylalanine. J. Biotechnol.115: 221-237.

KRUG A., WENDISCH V.F. & Bott M. (2005) Identification of AcnR, a TetR-type repressor of the aconitase gene acn in Corynebacterium glutamicum. J. Biol. Chem.280: 585-595.

Netzer R., KRAUSE M., RITTMANN D., Peters-Wendisch P., Eggeling L., WENDISCH V.F. & Sahm H. (2004) Roles of pyruvate kinase and malic enzyme in Corynebacterium glutamicum for growth on carbon sources requiring gluconeogenesis. Arch. Microbiol.182: 354-363.

POLEN T. & WENDISCH V.F. (2004) Genome-wide expression analysis in amino acid producing bacteria using DNA microarrays. Appl. Biochem. Biotechnol.118: 215-232.

WENDISCH V.F. (2004) Globale Genexpressionsanalysen mit DNA-Chips in Escherichia coli und Corynebacterium glutamicum. BIOspektrum 10: 198-200.

Weber D., Injinaash T., POLEN T., Dembowski K., VEIT A., Lehmann U., Sahm K., WENDISCH V.F., Antranikian G., Müller J. & Sahm H. (2003) Entwicklung einer innovativen DNA-Chip-Technologie zur industriellen Herstellung rekombinanter Proteine und zur Identifizierung von Mikroorganismen. in transkript, Sonderausgabe Biokatalyse (Eds. S. Heiden & R. Erb), pp. 63-66.

RITTMANN D., Schaffer S., WENDISCH V.F. & Sahm H. (2003) Fructose-1,6-bisphosphatase from Corynebacterium glutamicum: expression and deletion of the fbp gene and biochemical characterization of the enzyme. Arch. Microbiol.180: 285-292.

WENDISCH V.F. (2003) Genome-wide expression analysis in Corynebacterium glutamicum using DNA microarrays. J. Biotechnol.104: 273-285.

ISHIGE T., KRAUSE M., Bott M., WENDISCH V.F. & Sahm H. (2003) The phosphate starvation stimulon of Corynebacterium glutamicum as determined by DNA microarray analyses. J. Bacteriol.185: 4519-4529.

LANGE C., RITTMANN D., WENDISCH V.F., Bott M. & Sahm H. (2003) Global expression profiling and physiological characterization of Corynebacterium glutamicum grown in the presence of L-valine. Appl. Environ. Microbiol.69: 2521-2532.

POLEN T., RITTMANN D., WENDISCH V.F. & Sahm H. (2003) DNA microarray analyses of the long-term adaptive response of Escherichia coli to acetate and propionate. Appl. Environ. Microbiol.69: 1759-1774.

Khodursky A.B., Bernstein J.A., Peter B.J., Rhodius V., WENDISCH V.F. and Zimmer D.P. (2003) Escherichia coli spotted double strand DNA microarrays: RNA extraction, labeling, hybridization, quality control and data management. Methods Mol. Biol.224: 61-78.

Gerstmeir R., WENDISCH V.F., Schnicke S., Ruan H., Farwick M., Reinscheid D. & Eikmanns B.J. (2003) Acetate metabolism and its regulation in Corynebacterium glutamicum. J. Biotechnol.104: 99-122.

Kalinowski, J., Bathe, B., Bartels, D., Bischoff, N., Bott, M., Burkovski, A., Dusch, N., Eggeling, L., Eikmanns, B.J., Gaigalat, L., Goesmann, A., Hartmann, M., Huthmacher, K., Krämer, R., Linke, B., McHardy, A.C., Meyer, F., Möckel, B., Pfefferle, W., Pühler, A., Rey, D.A., Rückert, C., Rupp, O., Sahm, H., WENDISCH, V.F., Wiegräbe I. & Tauch A. (2003) The complete Corynebacterium glutamicum ATCC 13032 genome sequence and its impact on the production of L-aspartate-derived amino acids and vitamins. J. Biotechnol.104: 5-25.

Lehnen D., Blumer C., POLEN T., Wackwitz B., WENDISCH V.F. and Unden G. (2002) The LysR like regulator LrhA as a key regulator of flagella, motility and chemotaxis in Escherichia coli. Mol. Microbiol.45: 521-532.

WENDISCH V.F., Zimmer D.P., Khodursky A.B., Peter B.J., Cozzarelli N. and Kustu S. (2001) Isolation of Escherichia coli mRNA and comparison of expression using mRNA and total RNA on DNA microarrays. Anal. Biochem.290: 205-213.

POLEN T., RITTMANN D., WENDISCH V.F., Sahm H., Weber D., Sahm K., Antranikian G. and Müller J. (2001) Einsatz von DNA-Chips zur Optimierung biotechnologischer prozesse. BIOspektrum Sonderausgabe Biokatalyse (2001): 60-64.

WENDISCH V.F. (2001) Expressionsanalysen ganzer Bakterien-Genome mit DNA-Chips. BIOforum7 (2001): 471-473.

Peters-Wendisch P.G., Schiel B., WENDISCH V.F., Katsoulidis E., Möckel B., Sahm H. and Eikmanns B.J. (2001) Pyruvate Carboxylase is a Major Bottleneck for Glutamate and Lysine Production by Corynebacterium glutamicum. J. Mol. Microbiol. Biotechnol.3: 295-300.

Zimmer D.P., Soupene E., Lee H.L., WENDISCH V.F., Khodursky A.B., Peter B.J., Bender R.A. and Kustu S. (2000) NtrC-controlled genes of Escherichia coli: scavenging as a defense against nitrogen limitation. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci.97: 14674-14679.

WENDISCH V.F., de Graaf A.A., Sahm H. and Eikmanns B.J. (2000) Quantitative Determination of Metabolic Fluxes during Coutilization of Two Carbon Sources: Comparative Analyses with Corynebacterium glutamicum during Growth on Acetate and/or Glucose. J. Bacteriol.182: 3088-3096.



Kustu S. and WENDISCH V.F. (1999) Selective isolation of bacterial mRNA. US Patent No.6,242,189.

Foerster C., Marienfeld S., WENDISCH V.F. and Kraemer R. (1998) Adaptation of the filamentous fungus Ashbya gossypii to hyperosmotic stress: different osmoresponse to NaCl and mannitol stress. Appl. Microbiol. Biotechnol.50: 219-226.

Textor S., WENDISCH V.F., de Graaf A.A., Mueller U., Linder M.I., Linder D. and Buckel W. (1997) Propionate oxidation in Escherichia coli: Evidence for operation of a methylcitrate cycle in Bacteria. Arch. Microbiol.168: 428-436.

WENDISCH V.F., Spies M., Reinscheid D.J., Schnicke S., Sahm H. and Eikmanns B.J. (1997) Regulation of acetate metabolism in Corynebacterium glutamicum: transcriptional control of the isocitrate lyase and malate synthase genes. Arch. Microbiol.168: 262-269.

Siebers B., WENDISCH V.F. and Hensel R. (1997) Carbohydrate metabolism in Thermoproteus tenax: in vivo utilization of the non-phosphorylative Entner-Doudoroff pathway and characterization of its first enzyme, the glucose dehydrogenase. Arch. Microbiol.168: 120-127.

Ruffert S., Lambert C., Peter H., WENDISCH V.F. and Kraemer R. (1997) Efflux of compatible solutes in Corynebacterium glutamicum mediated by osmoregulated channnel activity. Eur. J. Biochem.247: 572-580.

Peters-Wendisch P.G., WENDISCH V.F., Paul S., Eikmanns B.J. and H. Sahm (1997) Pyruvate carboxylase as an anaplerotic enzyme in Corynebacterium glutamicum.Microbiol.143: 1095-1103.

WENDISCH V.F., de Graaf A.A. and Sahm H. (1997) Accurate determination of 13C enrichments in nonprotonated carbon atoms of isotopically enriched amino acids by 1H nuclear magnetic resonance. Anal. Biochem.245: 196-202.

WENDISCH V.F., Peters-Wendisch P.G., de Graaf A.A., Eikmanns B.J. and Sahm H. (1996) Anaplerosis in Corynebacterium glutamicum: gene inactivation studies and in vivo 13C-labeling experiments. In: Beijerinck Centennial, Microbiol Physiology and Gene Regulation, eds. W. Scheffers & J. van Dijken, Delft, Delft University Press, pp. 337-338.

Peters-Wendisch P.G., WENDISCH V.F., de Graaf A.A., Eikmanns B.J. and Sahm H. (1996) C3-carboxylation as an anaplerotic reaction in phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase-deficient Corynebacterium glutamicum. Arch. Microbiol.165: 387-396.