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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


Vierheilig, J., Savio, D., Ley, R. E., Mach, R. L., Farnleitner, A. H., Reischer, G. H. (2015) Potential applications of next generation DNA sequencing of 16S rRNA gene amplicons in microbial water quality monitoring, Water Science and Technology, 72(11): 1962-1972


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.


Vierheilig, J., Farnleitner, A.H., Kollanur, D., Blöschl, G. and Reischer, G.H. (2012) High Abundance of Genetic Bacteroidetes Markers for Total Fecal Pollution in Pristine Alpine Soils Suggests Lack in Specificity for Feces. Journal of Microbiological Methods. 88(3), 433-435.

Reischer, G.H., Kollanur, D., Vierheilig, J., Wehrspaun, C., Mach, R.L., Sommer, R., Stadler, H and Farnleitner, A.H. (2011) Hypothesis-Driven Approach for the Identification of Fecal Pollution Sources in Water Resources. Environmental Science & Technology. 45(9), 4038-4045.