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Salem H, Bauer E, Kirsch R, Berasategui A, Cripps M, Weiss B, Koga R, Fukumori K, Vogel H, Fukatsu T, Kaltenpoth M  |  2017
Drastic genome reduction in an herbivore's pectinolytic symbiont
[PDF] [Commentary by Angela Douglas]
Media coverage: Emory University Press Release, Max Planck Society Press Release, Science MagazineChemical & Engineering News, Cosmos MagazineAmerican Council on Science and Health

Berasategui A, Salem H, Paetz C, Santoro V, Gershenzon J, Kaltenpoth M, Schmidt A  |  2017
Gut microbiota of the pine weevil degrades conifer diterpenes and increases insect fitness
Molecular Ecology

Berasategui A, Shukla S, Salem H, Kaltenpoth M  |  2016
Potential applications of insect symbionts in biotechnology
Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology

Salem H, Florez L, Gerardo N, Kaltenpoth M  |  2015
An out-of-body experience: the extracellular dimension for the transmission of mutualistic bacteria in insects
Proceedings of the Royal Society B - Biological Sciences

Salem H, Onchuru OT, Bauer E, Kaltenpoth M  |  2015
Symbiont transmission entails the risk of parasite infection
Biology Letters         

Bauer E, Salem H, Vogel H, Marz M, Kaltenpoth M  |  2014
Transcriptomic immune response of the cotton stainer Dysdercus fasciatus to experimental elimination of vitamin-supplementing intestinal symbionts
PLoS One         

Salem H, Bauer E, Strauss A, Vogel H, Marz M, Kaltenpoth M  |  2014
Vitamin supplementation by gut symbionts ensures metabolic homeostasis in an insect host
Proceedings of the Royal Society B - Biological Sciences         
Media coverage: Max Planck Society Press Release

Salem H, Kreutzer E, Sudakaran S, Kaltenpoth M  |  2013
Actinobacteria as essential symbionts in firebugs and cotton stainers (Hemiptera: Pyrrhocoridae)
Environmental Microbiology         

Sudakaran S, Salem H, Kost C, Kaltenpoth M  |  2012
Geographic and ecological stability of the symbiotic midgut microbiota in European firebugs, Pyrrhocoris apterus (Hemiptera: Pyrrhocoridae)
Molecular Ecology         
[PDF] [Commentary by Takema Fukatsu]

Schussler E, Rowland F, Distel C, Bauman J, Keppler M, Kawarasaki K, McCarthy M, Glover A, Salem H  |  2011
Promoting the development of graduate student teaching philosophy statements
Journal of College Science Teaching