Rabeaa Alkhateeb

Postdoctoral Fellows

Postdoctoral Fellow

Selected Publications

  • Comparative transcription profiling of two fermentation cultures of Xanthomonas campestris pv. campestris B100 sampled in the growth and in the stationary phase, Alkhateeb RS, Vorhölter FJ, Steffens T, Rückert C, Ortseifen V, Hublik G, Niehaus K, Pühler A, Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 2018, 102, 6613-6625.
  • Refined annotation of the complete genome of the phytopathogenic and xanthan producing Xanthomonas campestris pv. campestris strain B100 based on RNA sequence data, Alkhateeb RS, Rückert C, Rupp O, Pucker B, Hublik G, Wibberg D, Niehaus K, Pühler A, Vorhölter FJ, Journal of Biotechnology, 2017, 253, 55-61.
  • Genome wide transcription start sites analysis of Xanthomonas campestris pv. campestris B100 with insights into the gum gene cluster directing the biosynthesis of the exopolysaccharide xanthan, Alkhateeb RS, Vorhölter FJ, Rückert C, Mentz A, Wibberg D, Hublik G, Niehaus K, Pühler A, Journal of Biotechnology, 2016, 225:18-28.
  • Applying DNA affinity chromatography to specifically screen for sucrose-related DNA-binding transcriptional regulators of Xanthomonas campestris, Leßmeier L, Alkhateeb RS, Schulte F, Steffens T, Loka TP, Pühler A, Niehaus K,Vorhölter FJ,  Journal of Biotechnology, 2016, 232:89-98.
  • Draft genome of the xanthan producer Xanthomonas campestris NRRL B-1459 (ATCC 13951), Wibberg D, Alkhateeb RS, Winkler A, Albersmeier A, Schatschneider S, Albaum S, Niehaus K, Hublik G, Pühler A, Vorhölter FJ,  Journal of Biotechnology, 2015, 204:45-6.


  • PhD (Doktor rerum naturalium), Faculty of Biology, Bielefeld University, Bielefeld, Germany, 2017