2018

Estrella Alcamán-Arias, Laura Farías, Josefa Verdugo, Beatriz Díez*. 2018. Microbial activity during coastal summer phytoplankton blooms in the West Antarctic Peninsula (WAP). FEMS Microbiology Letters. Invited Minireview. 365 (10): fny090. doi.org/10.1093/femsle/fny090

Sebastián Fuentes, José Ignacio Arroyo, Susana Rodríguez-Marconi, Italo Masotti, Tomás Alarcón-Schumacher, Martin F. Polz, Nicole Trefault, Rodrigo de la Iglesia, Beatriz Díez*. 2018. Summer phyto- and bacterioplankton communities during low and high productivity scenarios in the Western Antarctic Peninsula. Polar Biology. 1-11. doi.org/10.1007/s00300-018-2411-5

Jaime Alcorta, Sebastián Espinoza, Tomeu Viver, María Estrella Alcamán, Nicole Trefault, Ramón Rosselló-Móra, Beatriz Díez*. 2018. Temperature modulates Fischerella thermalis ecotypes in Porcelana hot spring. Systematic and Applied Microbiology. 44 (6) : 531-543 doi.org/10.1016/j.syapm.2018.05.006

Beatriz Fernández-Gómez, Beatriz Díez*, Martin Polz, José Ignacio Arroyo, Fernando Alfaro, Germán Marchandon, Cynthia Sanhueza, Laura Farías, Nicole Trefault, Pablo Marquet, Marco Molina-Montenegro, Peter Sylvander, Pauline Snoeijs-Leijonmalm. 2018. Bacterial community structure in a sympagic habitat expanding with global warming: brackish ice brine at 85-90 oN. The ISME Journal. 13(2): 316-333  doi.org/10.1038/s41396-018-0268-9

Sergio Guajardo-Leiva, Carlos Pedrós-Alió, Oscar Salgado, Fabián Pinto and Beatriz Díez*. 2018. Active Crossfire Between Cyanobacteria and Cyanophages in Phototrophic Mat Communities Within Hot Springs. Frontiers in Microbiology.9:2039  doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2018.02039

María E. Alcamán-Arias, Carlos Pedrós-Alió, Javier Tamames, Camila Fernández, Danilo Pérez-Pantoja, Mónica Vásquez and Beatriz Díez*. 2018. Diurnal changes in active carbon and nitrogen pathways 
along the temperature gradient in Porcelana hot spring microbial mat. Frontiers in Microbiology.
 9:2353 10.3389/fmicb.2018.02353

2017 

Estrella Alcamán, Jaime Alcorta, Birgitta Bergman, Mónica Vásquez, Martin Polz, Beatriz Díez*. 2017. Physiological and gene expression responses to nitrogen regimes and temperatures in Mastigocladus sp. strain CHP1, a predominant thermotolerant cyanobacterium of hot Springs. Systematic and Applied Microbiology. 40:102-113. doi: 10.1016/j.syapm.2016.11.007.

Mariam I. Hamisi*, Charles Lugomela, Thomas J. Lyimo, Birgitta Bergman and Beatriz Díez. 2017. Plankton composition, biomass, phylogeny and toxin genes in Lake Big Momela, Tanzania. African Journal of Aquatic Science. 42:109-121. doi.org/10.2989/16085914.2017.1334621.

2016

Moreno-­Pino,  Mario,  De  la  Iglesia,  Rodrigo;  Valdivia, Nelson;  Henríquez, Carlos; Galán,  Alex;  Díez,  Beatriz;  Trefault,  Nicole. 2016. Variation  in  coastal Antarctic microbial  community  composition  at  sub-­ mesoscale:  spatial  distance  or environmental  filtering? FEMS Microbiology Ecology. doi:10.1093/femsec/fiw088

Dinka Mandakovic, Carla Trigo, Derly Andrade, Brenda Riquelme, Gabriela Gómez-Lillo, Katia Soto-Liebe, Beatriz Díez, Mónica Vásquez. 2016. CyDiv, a conserved and novel filamentous Cyanobacteria cell division protein, is involved in septum localization and cell tagging. Frontiers in Microbiology. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2016.00094

 Beatriz Díez*, Johan A. A. Nylander, Karolina Ininbergs, Christopher L. Dupont, Andrew E. Allen, Shibu Yooseph, Douglas B. Rusch, Birgitta Bergman. 2016. Metagenomic analysis of the Indian Ocean picocyanobacterial community: structure, potential function and evolution. PLOS ONE. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0155757

Josefa Verdugo, Ellen Damm, Pauline Snoeijs, Beatriz Díez and Laura Farías*. 2016. Climate relevant trace gases (N2O and CH4) in the Eurasian Basin (Arctic Ocean). Deep-Sea  Research  Part  I. 117:84-94. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr.2016.08.01

 2015

Marco A. Molina-Montenegro, Rómulo Oses, Ian S. Acuña-Rodríguez, Paris Lavín, Jorge Gallardo-Cerda, Cristian Torres-Díaz, Beatriz Díez, Gonzalo E. Pizarro, Cristian Atala. 2015. Adaptive phenotypic plasticity and competitive ability deployed under a climate change scenario may promote the invasion of Poa annua in Antarctica. Biological Invasions. Accepted.

Rodríguez-Marconi S, De la Iglesia R, Díez B, Fonseca CA, Hajdu E, Trefault N (2015) Characterization of Bacterial, Archaeal and Eukaryote Symbionts from Antarctic Sponges Reveals a High Diversity at a Three-Domain Level and a Particular Signature for This Ecosystem. PLoS ONE 10(9): e0138837. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0138837

Estrella Alcamán, Camila Fernández, Antonio Delgado, Birgitta Bergman, Beatriz Díez*. 2015. The cyanobacterium Mastigocladus covers the nitrogen demand of a terrestrial hot spring microbial mat. ISME Journal. doi:10.1038/ismej.2015.63

2014

Beatriz Díez* and Karolina Ininbergs. Section II: Ecological services rendered by cyanobacteria. Chapter: Ecological Importance of Cyanobacteria. 2014. John Wiley & Sons Inc . New York. ISBN 9781119941279.

2013

Thomas H. DeLuca*, Olle Zackrisson, Ingela Bergman, Beatriz Díez, and Birgitta Bergman. 2013. Diazotrophy in Alluvial Meadows of Subarctic River Systems. PLOS ONE. 8: e77342

Beatriz Díez*, Lies Van Nieuwerburgh, Pauline Snoeijs. 2013. Water nutrient stoichiometry modifies the nutritional quality of phytoplankton and somatic growth of crustacean zooplankton. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 489: 93–105. doi: 10.3354/meps10438

Mariam Hamisi*, Beatriz Díez, Thomas Lyimo, Karolina Ininbergs, Birgitta Bergman. 2013. Epiphytic cyanobacteria of the seagrass Cymodocea rotundata: diversity, diel nifH expression and nitrogenase activity. Environmental Microbiology Reports. 5:367-376. doi:10.1111/1758-2229.12031

Roy Mackenzie, Carlos Pedrós-Alió, Beatriz Díez*. 2013. Bacterial composition of microbial mats in hot springs in NorthernPatagonia: Variations with seasons and temperature. Extremophiles. 17:123-136. DOI 10.1007/s00792-012-0499-z

2012

Rohit Ghai, Claudia Mella Hernandez, Antonio Picazo, Carolina Megumi Mizuno, Karolina Ininbergs, Beatriz Díez, Ruben Valas, Christopher L. DuPont, Katherine D. McMahon, Antonio Camacho, and Francisco Rodriguez-Valera. 2012. Metagenomes of Mediterranean Coastal Lagoons. Scientific Reports. 2:490. DOI: 10.1038/srep00490

Díez B*, Bergman B, Pedrós-Alió C, Antó M, Snoeijs P. 2012. High cyanobacterial nifH gene diversity in Arctic seawater and sea ice brine. Environmental Microbiology Reports. 4:360-366.

Ribes M*, Jiménez E, Yahel G, López‐Sendino P, Díez B, Massana R, Sharp JH, Coma R. 2012. Functional convergence of microbes associated with temperate marine sponges. Environmental Microbiology. 14(5):1224-1239.

2011

Domínguez-Escobar J, Beltrán Y, Bergman B, Díez B, Ininbergs K, Souza V, Falcón LI. 2011. Phylogenetic and molecular clock inferences of cyanobacterial strains within Rivulariaceae from distant environments. Fems Microbiology Letters. 316(2):90-99.

2009

Rosaluz Tavera* and Beatriz Díez. 2009. Diversity dynamics of phototrophic planktonic microbial community on freshwater recreational area of Xochimilco, México. Hydrobiologia.636:353-368.

Lotta Mårtensson*, Beatriz Díez, Ingvild Wartiainen, Weiwen Zheng, Rehab El- Shehawy and Ulla Rasmusssen. 2009. Diazotrophic diversity, nifH gene expression and nitrogenase activity in a rice paddy field in Fujian, China . Plant and Soil. 325:207-218.

Gustaf Sandh*, Rehab El-Shehawy, Beatriz Díez and Birgitta Bergman. 2009. Temporal separation of cell division and diazotrophy in the marine diazotrophic cyanobacterium Trichodesmium erythraeum IMS101. FEMS Microbiology Letters. 295 (2):281-288.

A. Amer, B. Díez and R. El-Shehawy*. 2009. Diversity of hepatotoxic cyanobacteria in the Nile Delta, Egypt. Journal of Environmental Monitoring. 11:126-133.

2008

Beatriz Díez, Birgitta Bergman, Rehab El-Shehawy*. 2008. Marine diazotrophic cyanobacteria: Out of the blue. Plant Biotechnology. 25:221–225.

Bauer*, B. Díez, C. Lugomela, S. Seppälä, A. J. Borg, and B. Bergman. 2008. Variability in benthic diazotrophy and cyanobacterial diversity in a tropical intertidal lagoon. FEMS Microbial Ecology. 63(2):205-21.

Uku, M. Björk, B. Bergman, and B. Díez*. 2007. Characterization and comparison of prokaryotic epiphytes associated with three East African seagrasses. J. of Phycology. 43:768–779.

2007

Díez*, K. Bauer, and B. Bergman. 2007. Epilithic cyanobacterial communities of a marine tropical beach rock (Heron Island, Great Barrier Reef): diversity and diazotrophy. Applied Environmental Microbiology. 73:3656–3668.

2006

Fernando T. Maestre*, Noelia Martín, Beatriz Díez, Rosario López-Poma, Fernando Santos, Ignacio Luque and Jordi Cortina. 2006. Watering, Fertilization, and Slurry Inoculation Promote Recovery of Biological Crust Function in Degraded Soils. Microbial Ecology. 52: 365-377.

2004

Díez, R. Massana, M. Estrada, and C. Pedrós-Alió*. 2004. Distribution of eukaryotic picoplankton assemblages across hydrographic fronts in the Southern Ocean, studied by denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis. Limnology and Oceanography. 49(4):1022–1034.

Josep M. Gasol*, Emilio O. Casamayor, Ian Joint, Kristine Garde, Kim Gustavson, Susana Benlloch, Beatriz Díez, Michael Schauer, Ramon Massana, Carlos Pedrós-Alió. 2004. Control of heterotrophic prokaryotic abundance and growth rate in hypersaline planktonic environments. Aquatic Microbial Ecology. 34: 193–206.

2002

Massana*, L. Guillou, B. Díez, and C. Pedrós-Alió. 2002. Unveiling the Organisms behind Novel Eukaryotic Ribosomal DNA Sequences from the Ocean. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 68:4554-4558.

Emilio O. Casamayor*, Ramon Massana, Susana Benlloch, Lise Øvreås, Beatriz Díez, Victoria J. Goddard, Josep M. Gasol, Ian Joint, Francisco Rodríguez-Valera, and Carlos Pedrós-Alió. 2002. Changes in archaeal, bacterial and eukaryal assemblages along a salinity gradient by comparison of genetic fingerprinting methods in a multi-pond solar saltern. Environmental Microbiology. 4(6): 338-348.

2001

Díez, C. Pedrós-Alió*, T. L. Marsh, and R. Massana. 2001. Application of denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis (DGGE) to study the diversity of marine picoeukaryotic assemblages and comparison of DGGE with other molecular techniques. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 67:2942-2951.

Díez, C. Pedrós-Alió, and R. Massana*. 2001. Study of genetic diversity of eukaryotic picoplankton in different oceanic regions by small-subunit rRNA gene cloning and sequencing. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 67:2932-2941.

2000

Díez*, J. Antón, N. Guixa-Boixereu, C. Pedrós-Alió and F. Rodríguez-Valera. 2000. Pulsed-field gel electrophoresis analysis of virus assemblages present in a hypersaline environment. International Microbiology. 3:159-164.