Christian Winter

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Publications

  1. pmc Effects of environmental variation and spatial distance on bacteria, archaea and viruses in sub-polar and arctic waters
    Christian Winter
    Department of Earth and Ocean Sciences, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    ISME J 7:1507-18. 2013
  2. pmc Trade-offs between competition and defense specialists among unicellular planktonic organisms: the "killing the winner" hypothesis revisited
    Christian Winter
    University of Vienna, Faculty of Life Sciences, Department of Marine Biology, Althanstrasse 14, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Microbiol Mol Biol Rev 74:42-57. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Relationship of geographic distance, depth, temperature, and viruses with prokaryotic communities in the eastern tropical Atlantic Ocean
    Christian Winter
    University of British Columbia, EOS Oceanography, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4, Canada
    Microb Ecol 56:383-9. 2008
  4. pmc Randomly amplified polymorphic DNA reveals tight links between viruses and microbes in the bathypelagic zone of the Northwestern Mediterranean Sea
    Christian Winter
    Department of Marine Biology, University of Vienna, Althanstrasse 14, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Appl Environ Microbiol 76:6724-32. 2010
  5. pmc Modeling the winter-to-summer transition of prokaryotic and viral abundance in the Arctic Ocean
    Christian Winter
    Department of Marine Biology, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    PLoS ONE 7:e52794. 2012
  6. pmc Effects of sodium azide on the abundance of prokaryotes and viruses in marine samples
    Christian Winter
    Department of Marine Biology, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    PLoS ONE 7:e37597. 2012
  7. pmc Comparison of deep-water viromes from the atlantic ocean and the mediterranean sea
    Christian Winter
    Department of Limnology and Oceanography, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    PLoS ONE 9:e100600. 2014
  8. pmc Longitudinal changes in the bacterial community composition of the Danube River: a whole-river approach
    Christian Winter
    Institute of Chemical Engineering, Department for Applied Biochemistry and Gene Technology, Vienna University of Technology, Getreidemarkt 166 169, 1060 Vienna, Austria
    Appl Environ Microbiol 73:421-31. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Modelling viral impact on bacterioplankton in the North Sea using artificial neural networks
    Christian Winter
    Department Biological Oceanography, Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research, PO Box 59, 1790 AB Den Burg, Texel, The Netherlands
    Environ Microbiol 7:881-93. 2005
  10. pmc Relationship between bacterioplankton richness, respiration, and production in the Southern North Sea
    Thomas Reinthaler
    Department of Biological Oceanography, Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research NIOZ, P O Box 59, 1790 AB Den Burg, Texel, The Netherlands
    Appl Environ Microbiol 71:2260-6. 2005

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. pmc Effects of environmental variation and spatial distance on bacteria, archaea and viruses in sub-polar and arctic waters
    Christian Winter
    Department of Earth and Ocean Sciences, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    ISME J 7:1507-18. 2013
    ....
  2. pmc Trade-offs between competition and defense specialists among unicellular planktonic organisms: the "killing the winner" hypothesis revisited
    Christian Winter
    University of Vienna, Faculty of Life Sciences, Department of Marine Biology, Althanstrasse 14, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Microbiol Mol Biol Rev 74:42-57. 2010
    ..In particular, the quantification of nutrient uptake rates of the competing prokaryotic populations and virus population-specific adsorption and decay rates appears to be the most daunting challenge for the years to come...
  3. ncbi request reprint Relationship of geographic distance, depth, temperature, and viruses with prokaryotic communities in the eastern tropical Atlantic Ocean
    Christian Winter
    University of British Columbia, EOS Oceanography, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4, Canada
    Microb Ecol 56:383-9. 2008
    ..The results indicate that planktonic archaeal virus host systems are a dynamic component of marine ecosystems under natural conditions...
  4. pmc Randomly amplified polymorphic DNA reveals tight links between viruses and microbes in the bathypelagic zone of the Northwestern Mediterranean Sea
    Christian Winter
    Department of Marine Biology, University of Vienna, Althanstrasse 14, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Appl Environ Microbiol 76:6724-32. 2010
    ..Thus, these results suggest a strong codevelopment of virus and host communities in deep waters. The data also indicate that virus communities in the bathypelagic zone can exhibit substantial temporal dynamics...
  5. pmc Modeling the winter-to-summer transition of prokaryotic and viral abundance in the Arctic Ocean
    Christian Winter
    Department of Marine Biology, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    PLoS ONE 7:e52794. 2012
    ....
  6. pmc Effects of sodium azide on the abundance of prokaryotes and viruses in marine samples
    Christian Winter
    Department of Marine Biology, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    PLoS ONE 7:e37597. 2012
    ..The data indicate that sodium azide cannot be used to maintain marine samples used for the enumeration of prokaryotes and viruses...
  7. pmc Comparison of deep-water viromes from the atlantic ocean and the mediterranean sea
    Christian Winter
    Department of Limnology and Oceanography, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    PLoS ONE 9:e100600. 2014
    ..4%; Mediterranean Sea: 88.7%). ..
  8. pmc Longitudinal changes in the bacterial community composition of the Danube River: a whole-river approach
    Christian Winter
    Institute of Chemical Engineering, Department for Applied Biochemistry and Gene Technology, Vienna University of Technology, Getreidemarkt 166 169, 1060 Vienna, Austria
    Appl Environ Microbiol 73:421-31. 2007
    ..Large impoundments did not have a discernible effect on the bacterial community of the water column. In conclusion, the riverine bacterial community was largely influenced by intrinsic factors...
  9. ncbi request reprint Modelling viral impact on bacterioplankton in the North Sea using artificial neural networks
    Christian Winter
    Department Biological Oceanography, Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research, PO Box 59, 1790 AB Den Burg, Texel, The Netherlands
    Environ Microbiol 7:881-93. 2005
    ..The models can be used to simulate viral production and FIC based on regularly recorded and easily obtainable parameters such as bacterial production, bacterial and viral abundance...
  10. pmc Relationship between bacterioplankton richness, respiration, and production in the Southern North Sea
    Thomas Reinthaler
    Department of Biological Oceanography, Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research NIOZ, P O Box 59, 1790 AB Den Burg, Texel, The Netherlands
    Appl Environ Microbiol 71:2260-6. 2005
    ..Our results indicate that despite the observed shifts in the community composition, the main function of the bacterioplankton, the remineralization of dissolved organic carbon to CO(2), is rather stable...
  11. pmc Impact of virioplankton on archaeal and bacterial community richness as assessed in seawater batch cultures
    Christian Winter
    Department of Biological Oceanography, Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research, Texel, The Netherlands
    Appl Environ Microbiol 70:804-13. 2004
    ..Therefore, we conclude that individual members of pelagic archaeal and bacterial communities can be differently affected by the presence of virioplankton...