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H. Campbell et al. 2013. Arboreal thorn-dwelling ants coexisting on the savannah ant-plant, Vachellia erioloba use domatia morphology to select nest sites. Insectes Sociaux.

Reinhard, F., and J. R. van der Meer. 2013. Improved statistical analysis of low abundance phenomena in bimodal bacterial populations. PLOS ONE (accepted).

Reinhard, F. , R. Miyazaki, N. Pradervand, and J. R. van der Meer. 2013. Cell differentiation to "mating bodies" induced by an integrating and conjugative element in freeliving bacteria. Curr Biol 23:255-9.

H. Campbell et. al. 2012.Thorn-dwelling ants provide antiherbivore defence for camelthorn trees, Vachellia erioloba, in Namibia. African Journal of Ecology. link

Miyazaki , R., M. Minoia, N. Pradervand, S. Sulser, F. Reinhard , and J. R. vander Meer. 2012. Cellular variability of RpoS expression underlies subpopulation activation of an integrative and conjugative element. PLoS Genet 8:e1002818.

Constant J & Gapon DA. 2011. A new Pentatomidae for the fauna of Namibia: Kundelungua meridionalis (Heteropetera, Pentatomidae, Podopinae). Bulletin S.R.B.E./K.E.V.B., 147: 233-234.

Miyazaki , R., M. Minoia, N. Pradervand, V. Sentchi lo, S. Sulser, F. Reinhard, and J. R. van der Meer. 2011. The clc element and related genomic islands in Proteobacteria. In A. P. Roberts and P. Mullany (ed.), Bacterial integrative mobile genetic elements. Landes Bioscience.

Reinhard, F. , and J. R. van der Meer. 2010. Microcolony growth assays p. 3562-3570. In K. N. Timmis, V. de Lorenzo, T. McGenity, and J. R. van der Meer (ed.), Handbook of Hydrocarbon and Lipid Microbiology, vol. 5. Springer Verlag.

de Carbonnel M et al 2010: The Arabidopsis Phytochrome kinase substrate2 protein is a phototropin signaling element that regulates leaf flattening and leaf positioning. Plant Physiol. 2010 Mar;152(3):1391-405. link

Bosshard A, BR Reinhard & S Taylor (eds.) 2009 : Guide to Biodiversity and Landscape Quality in Organic Agriculture. IFOAM, Bonn (Germany).

Reinhard JE. 2008 : Fitness consequences of natal dispersal in the snow vole ( Chionomys nivalis) . University of Z├╝rich (Switzerland).

Nunes J. 2008: Trade-off between the risk of depredation and the risk of brood parasitism by brown-headed cowbirds (Molothrus ater) in red-winged blackbird (Agelaius phoeniceus) nests. University of Exeter (UK).

Minoia, M. , M. Gai l lard, F. Reinhard, M. Stojanov, V. Sentchi lo, and J. R. vander Meer . 2008. Stochasticity and bistability in horizontal transfer control of a genomic island in Pseudomonas. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U S A 105:20792-20797.

Reinhard JE. 2007 : Adult size in insects: developmental responses to temperature of the German cockroach ( Blattella germanica ) and the Milkweed bug ( Oncopeltus fasciatus ). University of Edinburgh (UK).

Burgess PJ, BR Reinhard , P Pasturel. 2006: Compatible measurements of volumetric soil water content using a neutron probe and Diviner 2000 after field work calibration. Soil use and management link.

Reinhard, F. 2005. Sulfate reducing genes at sites with high activity of anaerobic oxidation ofmethane. Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Bremen. (Master of Research thesis).

Reinhard, F. 2003. Dimethylsulfoxide reduction in Shewanella oneidensis. University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh. (BSc. Honours thesis).

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