28. Jain S, Katsyv A, Basen M, Müller V., 2021. The monofunctional CO dehydrogenase CooS is essential for growth
      of Thermoanaerobacter kivui on carbon monoxide. Extremophiles. (in press)

27. Katsyv A, Jain S, Basen M, Müller V, 2021. Electron carriers involved in autotrophic and heterotrophic acetogenesis in the
      thermophilic bacterium Thermoanaerobacter kivuiExtremophiles(online) doi.org/10.1007/s00792-021-01247-8

26.  Hitschler L, Nissen LS, Kuntz M, Basen M*. 2021. Alcohol dehydrogenases AdhE and AdhB with a broad substrate range are important enzymes
       for organic acid reduction in Thermoanaerobacter sp. strain X514. Biotechnology for Biofuels  "14: 187" Hitschler et al. Biotechnol Biofuels

25. Rodionov D, Rodiononva I, Rodionov V, Arzamazov A, Zhang K, Rubinstein G, Tanwee T, Bing R, Crosby J,
      Nookaeew I, Basen M, Brown S, Wilson C, Klingeman D, Poole II F, Zhang Y, Kelly R, Adams M. 2021. Transcriptional
      regulation of plant biomass degradation and carbohydrate utilization genes in the extreme thermophile Caldicellulosiruptor
. mSystems, 6: e0134520

24. Katsyv A, Schoelmerich MC, Basen M, Müller V. (2021). Pyruvate:ferredoxin oxidoreductase of the
      thermophilic acetogen Thermoanaerobacter kivuiFEBS Open Bio 11, 1332–1342. https://doi.org/10.1002/2211-5463.13136

23. Pfeifer K, Ergal I, Koller M, Basen M, Schuster B, Rittmann SKM 2021. Archaea biotechnology.
      Biotechnol Adv 47, 107668https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biotechadv.2020.107668


22. Basen M, Kurrer S2020. A close look at pentose metabolism of gut bacteria. FEBS J, doi:10.1111/febs.15575. (commentary)

21. Moon J, Jain S, Müller V, Basen M. 2020. Homoacetogenic conversion of mannitol by the thermophilic acetogenic bacterium Thermoanaerobacter kivui requires
      external CO2Front Microbiol, 11:571736

20. Schwarz F, Ciurus S, Jain S, Baum C, Wiechmann A, Basen M, Müller V. 2020. Revealing formate production from carbon monoxide in wild type and mutants of
      Rnf- and Ech-containing acetogens, Acetobacterium woodii and Thermoanaerobacter kivuiMicrob Biotechnol, 13:2044-2056.

19. Jain S, Dietrich HD, Müller V, Basen M. 2020. Formate is required for growth of the thermophilic acetogenic bacterium Thermoanaerobacter kivui lacking
      hydrogen-dependent carbon dioxide reductase (HDCR). Front Microbiol, 11:59.


18. Nissen L, Basen M.2019. The emerging role of aldehyde:ferredoxin oxidoreductases in microbially-catalyzed alcohol production. J Biotechnol, 306:105–117. 

17. Moon J, Henke L, Merz N, Basen M. 2019. A thermostable mannitol-1-phosphate dehydrogenase is required in mannitol metabolism of the thermophilic acetogenic
      bacterium Thermoanaerobacter kivuiEnviron Microbiol21: 3728–3736.


16. Hitschler L, Kuntz M, Langschied F, Basen M.2018.  Thermoanaerobacter species differ in their potential to reduce organic acids to their corresponding alcohols.
      Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 102: 8465–8476.

15. Hitschler L, Basen M. 2018. Hitzeliebende Mikroorganismen als Produktionsplattform für Biobrennstoffe. Biospektrum 24: 152–155. (non peer-reviewed)

14. Müller V, Chowdhury NP, Basen M. 2018. Electron Bifurcation: A Long- Hidden Energy-Coupling Mechanism. Ann Rev Microbiol 72:331–53. 

13. Poudel S, Giannone RJ, Basen M., Nookaew I, Poole FL, Kelly RM, Adams MWW, Hettich RL. 2018. The diversity and specificity of the extracellular proteome in the
      cellulolytic bacterium Caldicellulosiruptor bescii is driven by the nature of the cellulosic growth substrate. Biotechnol Biofuels 11:80.

12. Basen M, Geiger I, Henke L, Müller V. 2018. A genetic system for the thermophilic acetogenic bacterium Thermoanaerobacter kivui. Appl Environ Microbiol.


11. Basen M, Müller V.2017. “Hot" acetogenesis. Extremophiles 21:15–26. (Review article)


10. Nguyen DMN, Lipscomb GL, Schut GJ, Vaccaro BJ, Basen M, Kelly RM, Adams MWW.2016. Temperature-dependent acetoin production by Pyrococcus
is catalyzed by a biosynthetic acetolactate synthase and its deletion improves ethanol production. Metab Eng 34:71–79.


09. Scott IM, Rubinstein GM, Lipscomb GL, Basen M, et al.2015. A new class of tungsten-containing oxidoreductase in Caldicellulosiruptor, a genus of plant
      biomass-degrading thermophilic bacteria. Appl Environ Microbiol 81:7339–7347.


08. Keller M, Loder A, Basen M, Izquierdo J, Kelly RM, Adams MWW. 2014. Production of lignofuels and electrofuels by extremely thermophilic microbes. Biofuels
5:499–515. (Review article)

07. Basen M, Schut GJ, Nguyen DM, Lipscomb GL, Benn RA, Prybol CJ, Vaccaro BJ, Poole FL, Kelly RM, Adams MWW.2014. Single gene insertion drives bioalcohol
      production by a thermophilic archaeon. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 111:17618-17623.

06. Basen M, Rhaesa AM, Kataeva I, Prybol CJ, Scott IM, Poole FL, Adams MWW.2014. Degradation of high loads of crystalline cellulose and of unpretreated plant
      biomass by the thermophilic bacterium Caldicellulosiruptor bescii. Bioresource Technol 152:384-392.


05. Kataeva I, Foston MB, Yang SJ, Pattathil S, Biswal AK, Poole FL, Basen M, Rhaesa AM, Thomas TP, Azadi P, Olman V, Saffold TD, Mohler KE, Lewis DL, Doeppke C,
      Zeng YN, Tschaplinski TJ, York WS, Davis M, Mohnen D, Xu Y, Ragauskas AJ, Ding SY, Kelly RM, Hahn MG, Adams MWW. 2013. Carbohydrate and lignin are
      simultaneously solubilized from unpretreated switchgrass by microbial action at high temperature. Energ Environ Sci 6:2186–2195.

04. Siegert M, Taubert M, Seifert J, von Bergen-Tomm M, Basen M, Bastida F, Gehre M, Richnow H-H, Krüger M. 2013. The nitrogen cycle in anaerobic methanotrophic
      mats of the Black Sea is linked to sulfate reduction and biomass decomposition. FEMS Microbiol Ecol 86:231–245.


03. Basen M, Sun JS, Adams MWW.2012. Engineering a hyperthermophilic archaeon for temperature-dependent product formation. mBio 3:e00053–00012.

02. Hobbie SN, Li X, Basen M, Stingl U, Brune A.2012. Humic substance-mediated Fe(III) reduction by a fermenting Bacillus strain from the alkaline gut of a
      humus-feeding  scarab beetle larva. Syst Appl Microbiol 35:226–232.


01. Basen M, Krüger M, Milucka J, Kuever J, Kahnt J, Grundmann O, Meyerdierks A, Widdel F, Shima S. 2011. Bacterial enzymes for dissimilatory sulfate reduction
      in a marine microbial mat (Black Sea) mediating anaerobic oxidation of methane. Environ Microbiol 13:1370–1379.