Mirleau P., Delorme S., Philippot L., Meyer J.M., Mazurier S. and P. Lemanceau (2000) Fitness in soil and rhizosphere of Pseudomonas fluorescens C7R12 compared with a C7R12 mutant affected in pyoverdine synthesis and uptake. FEMS Microbiology Ecology 34:35-44.

Philippot L., Mirleau P., Mazurier S., Siblot S., Hartmann A., Lemanceau P. and J. C. Germon (2001) Characterization and transcriptional analysis of Pseudomonas fluorescens denitrifying clusters containing the nar, nir, nor and nos genes. Biochimica Biophysica Acta 1517(3) : 436-440.

Mirleau P., Philippot L., Corberand T. and Lemanceau P. (2001) Involvement of nitrate reductase and pyoverdine in the competitiveness of Pseudomonas fluorescens strain C7R12 in soil conditions. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 67(6) : 2627-2635.

Kahnert A., Mirleau P., Wait R. and M.A. Kertesz (2002) The LysR-type regulator SftR is involved in soil survival and sulphate ester metabolism in Pseudomonas putida. Environmental Microbiology 4(4) : 225-237.

Latour X., Delorme S., Mirleau P. and P. Lemanceau (2003) Identification of traits implicated in the rhizosphere competence of fluorescent pseudomonads : description of a strategy based on population and model strain studies. Agronomie 23:397-405.

Kertesz M.A. and P. Mirleau (2004) The role of soil microbes in plant sulphur nutrition. Journal of Experimental Botany 55(404):1939-1945.

Mirleau P., Wogelius R., Smith A. and M.A. Kertesz (2005) Importance of organosulfur utilization for the survival of Pseudomonas putida in soil and rhizosphere. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 71(11):6571-6577.

Latour, X., S. Delorme, P. Mirleau, P. Lemanceau, E. Lichtfouse, M. Navarrete, P. Debaeke, S. Véronique, and C. Alberola (2009) Identification of Traits Implicated in the Rhizosphere Competence of Fluorescent Pseudomonads : Description of a Strategy Based on Population and Model Strain Studies. In Sustainable Agriculture. p. 285-296, Springer Netherlands.

Mennerat A., Mirleau P., Blondel J., Perret P., Lambrechts M.M. and P. Heeb (2009) Aromatic plants in nests of the blue tit Cyanistes caeruleus protect chicks from bacteria. Oecologia 161(4) : 849-855

White J., Mirleau P., Danchin E., Mulard H., Hatch S., Heeb P. and R. Wagner (2010) Sexually transmitted bacteria affect female cloacal assemblages in a wild bird. Ecology Letters 13(12) : 1515–1524.

Cornuault J., Bataillard A., WarrenB.H., Lootvoet A., Mirleau P., Duval T., Milá B., Thébaud C., Heeb P. (2012) The role of immigration and in-situ radiation in explaining blood parasite assemblages in an island bird clade. Molecular Ecology 21(6) : 1438-1452.

Czirják G.Á., Pap P.L., Vágási C.I., Giraudeau M., Mureşan C., Mirleau P., Heeb P. (2013)Preen gland removal increases plumage bacterial load but not that of feather-degrading bacteria. Naturwissenschaften 100(2) : 145-151.

Santonja M., Rancon M., Fromin N., Baldy V., Hättenschwiler S., Fernandez C., Montès N., Mirleau P. (2017) Plant litter diversity increases microbial abundance, fungal diversity, and carbon and nitrogen cycling in a Mediterranean shrubland. Soil Biology & Biochemistry 111 : 124-134.