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The role of the microbiome in chronic rhinosinusitis and sinubronchial syndrome

Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 15, A-8036 Graz; phone: +43-316-385 72808, fax: +43-316-385 13062,  e-mail
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10 most significant publications:

  1. Borrel, G; Brugère, JF; Gribaldo, S; Schmitz, RA; Moissl-Eichinger, C: The host-associated archaeome. Nat Rev Microbiol, 2020; 18(11):​622–636.
  2. Mahnert A, Moissl-Eichinger C, Zojer M, Bogumil D, Mizrahi I, Rattei T, Martinez JL, Berg G: Man-made microbial resistances in built environments. Nat Commun, 2019; 10(1):​968.
  3. Koskinen K, Reichert JL, Hoier S, Schachenreiter J, Duller S, Moissl-Eichinger C, Schöpf V: The nasal microbiome mirrors and potentially shapes olfactory function. Sci Rep, 2018; 8(1):1296.
  4. Koskinen K, Pausan MR, Perras AK, Beck M, Bang C, Mora M, Schilhabel A, Schmitz R, Moissl-Eichinger C: First Insights into the Diverse Human Archaeome: Specific Detection of Archaea in the Gastrointestinal Tract, Lung, and Nose and on Skin. mBio, 2017; 8(6):​e00824-17.
  5. Wolf A, Moissl-Eichinger C, Perras A, Koskinen K, Tomazic PV, Thurnher D: The salivary microbiome as an indicator of carcinogenesis in patients with oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma: A pilot study. Sci Rep, 2017; 7(a):5867.
  6. Krause R, Moissl-Eichinger C, Halwachs B, Gorkiewicz G, Berg G, Valentin T, Prattes J, Högenauer C, Zollner-Schwetz I: Mycobiome in the Lower Respiratory Tract – A Clinical Perspective. Front Microbiol, 2017; 7:2169.
  7. Probst AJ, Weinmaier T, Raymann K, Perras A, Emerson JB, Rattei T, Wanner G, Klingl A, Berg IA, Yoshinaga M, Viehweger B, Hinrichs KU, Thomas BC, Meck S, Auerbach AK, Heise M, Schintlmeister A, Schmid M, Wagner M, Gribaldo S, Banfield JF, Moissl-Eichinger C: Biology of a widespread uncultivated archaeon that contributes to carbon fixation in the subsurface. Nat Commun, 2014; 5:5497.
  8. Probst AJ, Auerbach AK, Moissl-Eichinger C: Archaea on human skin. PLoS One, 2013; 8(6):​e65388.
  9. Morris BE, Henneberger R, Huber H, Moissl-Eichinger C: Microbial syntrophy: interaction for the common good. FEMS Microbiol Rev, 2013; 37(3):​384–406.
  10. Moissl C, Rachel R, Briegel A, Engelhardt H, Huber R: The unique structure of Archaeal ‘hami’, highly complex cell appendages with nano-grappling hooks. Mol Microbiol, 2005; 56(2):​361–370.