Research Topics

  • Human Gut Bacteria
  • Bacterial Physiology
  • Prokaryotic Genomics, Transcriptomics and Proteomics
  • Flavonoid Biochemistry
  • Microbial Biotechnology and Synthetic Biology
  • Hydrogen Metabolism

Key Publications

Cuadrat, R. R. C., Sorokina M., Andrade B. G., Albarado, D. C., Goris, T., Dávila A. M. R.: Global ocean resistome revealed: exploring Antibiotic Resistance Genes (ARGs) abundance and distribution on TARA oceans samples through machine learning tools. GigaScience 9: giaa046 (2020). [Open Access]

Peng P., Goris T., Lu Y., Nijsse B., Burrichter A., Schleheck D., Koehorst J. J., Liu J., Sipkema D., Damste J. S., Stams A. J. M., Häggblom M. M., Smidt H., Atashgahi S.: Organohalide-respiring Desulfoluna species isolated from marine environments. ISME J 14:815-827 (2020). [Open Access]

Kruse S., Goris T., Westermann M., Adrian L., Diekert G..: Hydrogen production by Sulfurospirillum species enables syntrophic interactions of Epsilonproteobacteria. Nat Commun 9:4872 (2018) [Open Access]

Türkowsky D., Jehmlich N., Diekert G., Adrian L., von Bergen M., Goris T.: An integrative overview of genomic, transcriptomic and proteomic analyses in organohalide respiration researchFEMS Microbiol Ecol 94:fiy013 (2018)

Goris T., Schenz B., Zimmermann J., Lemos M., Hackermüller J., Schubert T., Diekert G.: The complete genome of the tetrachloroethene-respiring Epsilonproteobacterium Sulfurospirillum halorespirans. J Biotechnol 255:33-36

Goris T., Schiffmann C. L., Gadkari J., Schubert T., Seifert J., Jehmlich N., von Bergen M., Diekert G.: Proteomics of the organohalide-respiring Epsilonproteobacterium Sulfurospirillum multivorans adapted to tetrachloroethene and other energy substrates. Sci Rep 21:13794 (2015) [Open Access]

Goris T., Schubert T., Gadkari J., Wubet T., Tarkka M., Buscot F., Adrian L., Diekert G.: Insights into organohalide respiration and the versatile catabolism of Sulfurospirillum multivorans gained from comparative genomics and physiological studies, Environ Microbiol 16:3562-80 (2014).

Goris T., Wait A. F., Saggu M., Fritsch J., Heidary N., Stein M., Zebger I., Lendzian F., Armstrong F. A., Friedrich B., Lenz O.: A unique iron-sulfur cluster is crucial for oxygen tolerance of a [NiFe]-hydrogenase. Nat Chem Biol 7:310-8 (2011).