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Frick, C., Vierheilig, J., Linke, R., Savio, D., Zornig, H., Antensteiner, R., Baumgartner, C., Bucher, C., Blaschke, A.P., Derx, J., Kirschner, A.K.T., Ryzinska-Paier, G., Mayer, R., Seidl, D., Nadiotis-Tsaka, T., Sommer, R. and Farnleitner, A.H. (2018) Poikilothermic animals as a previously unrecognized source of fecal indicator bacteria in a backwater ecosystem of a large river. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. doi:10.1128/AEM.00715-18


Frick, C., Zoufal, W., Zoufal-Hruza, C., and Farnleitner, A.H. (2016). The microbiological water quality of Vienna’s River Danube section and its associated water bodies. Österreichische Wasser- und Abfallwirtschaft, doi:10.1007/s00506-016-0349-9


Frick, C., Vierheilig, J., Natiotis-Tsaka, T., Kirschner, A., Blaschke, A.P., Sommer R. and Farnleitner, A.H. (2014). Microbial water quality at alluvial backwaters can be influenced by internal and external faecal pollution sources. 34rd Annual meeting of the Austrian Society for Hygiene, Microbiology and Preventive medicine, Bad Ischl, Austria.


Vierheilig, J., Frick, C., Mayer, R.E., Kirschner, A.K.T., Reischer, G.H., Derx, J., Mach, R.L., Sommer, R. and Farnleitner, A.H. 2013. Clostridium perfringens Is Not Suitable for the Indication of Fecal Pollution from Ruminant Wildlife but Is Associated with Excreta from Nonherbivorous Animals and Human Sewage. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 79(16): 5089-5092. doi:10.1128/AEM.01396-13.


Frick, C.H, Vierheilig, J., Reischer, G.H., Kirschner, A.K.T., Farnleitner , A.H. and Sommer R. (2012). Occurrence and abundance of bacterial standard faecal indicators for water quality monitoring in faeces of wildlife animals. 33rd Annual meeting of the Austrian Society for Hygiene, Microbiology and Preventive medicine, Salzburg, Austria; 21.05.2012 - 24.05.2012


Ryzinska-Paier, G., Sommer, R., Haider, J.M., Knetsch, S., Frick, C., Kirschner, A.K.T. and Farnleitner, A.H. (2011).  Acid phosphatase test proves superior to standard phenotypic identification procedure for Clostridium perfringens strains isolated from water.  Journal of Microbial Methods, 87(2), 189-194.


Frick, C.H. (2002). Zur Bestandssituation der Gelbbauchunke, Bombina v. variegata (LINNAEUS, 1758), im Dunkelsteinerwald (Niederösterreich), Herpetozoa  15(1/2):51-62.