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Publications in 2007

Biosciences, life sciences

Abd El-Ghani, Prof. Dr. Monier M.

Cairo University, Egypt
Field of research: Terrestrial ecology and sociobiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Ingo Kowarik Technische Universität Berlin
  • El-Husseini, N., Abd El-Ghani, M.M. & El-Naggar, S. : Floristic analysis and biogeography of Tubiflorae in some arid regions. In: International Journal of Ecology and Environmental Sciences, . 33(1), 2007, p. 1 - 21.

  • Hamdy, R., Abd El-Ghani, M. M., Yousef, T., L. & El Sayed, M. : The floristic composition of some historical botanical gardens in the metropolitan of Cairo, Egypt. In: African Journal of Agricultural Research. 2(11), 2007, p. 610 - 648.

  • Abdel-Khalik, K., Abd El-Ghani, M.M. & El Kordy, A. : A palynological study of Galium (Rubiaceae) in Egypt and its taxonomic implication. In: Feddes Repertorium . 118(7-8), 2007, p. 311 - 326.

  • Abd El-Ghani, M.M., Kamel, W. & El-Bous, M. : The leaf architecture and its taxonomic significance in Capparaceae from Egypt. In: Acta Biologica Szegediensis. 51(2), 2007, p. 125 - 136.

Adejumo, Prof. Dr. Timothy Olubisi

Adekunle Ajasin University, Nigeria
Field of research: Microbiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Petr Karlovsky Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • Timothy O. Adejumo, Ursula Hettwer, Petr Karlovsky: Occurrence of Fusarium species and trichothecenes in Nigerian maize. In: International Journal of Food Microbiology. 116, 2007, p. 350 - 357 [Fusarium mycotoxins; Fusarium graminearum; Fusarium verticillioides; Deoxynivalenol; Diacetoxyscirpenol; Nigeria].

  • T.O. Adejumo, U. Hettwer and P. Karlovsky: Survey of maize from south-western Nigeria for zearalenone, α- and β-zearalenols, fumonisin B1 and enniatins produced by Fusarium species. In: Food Additives and Contaminants. 24 (9), 2007, p. 993 - 1000 [Fumonisin B1, zearalenone, alpha-zearalenol, beta-zearalenol, enniatins, Fusarium species, maize, Nigeria].

Akinyemi, Prof. Dr. Kabir' O.

Lagos State University, Nigeria
Field of research: Microbiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Reinhard Böhm Universität Hohenheim
  • Kabir' O. Akinyemi, Wenner Philipp, Wolfgang Bayer, Heinard Bohm: In vitro Antimicrobial susceptibility patterns of Salmonella enterica serovars and emerging of S. typhimurium phage type DT071 in a suspected comminity-associated outbreak in Lagos Nigeria. In: Journal of Infections in Developing Countries. 1, 2007, p. 48 - 54 [ Salmonella Phage typing, resistant, humans environment].

Ali, Prof. Dr. Sher

Jamia Millia Islamia, India
Field of research: Genetics
Host: Prof. Dr. Markus Simon Max-Planck-Institut für Immunbiologie und Epigenetik
  • Sher Ali, Jyoti Srivastava, Sanjay Premi, Sudhir Kumar, Iqbal Parwez: Characterization of Smoc-I uncovers two transcript variants showing differential tissue and age specific expression in Bubalus bubalis. In: BMC Genomics. 8: 436, 2007, p. 1 - 14.

Ali, Dr. Syed Abid

University of Karachi, Pakistan
Field of research: Biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Michael Duszenko Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen
  • Ali, S.A., Grossmann, J.G. Abbasi, A. and Voelter, W.: Structural and conformational analysis of scorpion (Buthus sindicus) hemocyanin using low resolution techniques. In: Protein Peptide Lett. . 14(5), 2007, p. 481 - 488 [Protein Structure Function].

  • Merkel, P., Beck, A., Muhammad, K., Ali, S.A., Schönfeld, C., Voelter, W. and Duszenko, M.: Spermine isolated and identified as the major trypanocidal compound from the snake venom of Eristocophis macmahoni causes autophagy in Trypanosoma brucei. In: Toxicon . 50, 2007, p. 457 - 469 [Trypanocidal Compounds, Sermine, Snake venom, Sleeping Sickness].

Amtul, Dr. Zareen

University of Western Ontario, Canada
Field of research: Biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Tobias Hartmann Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
  • Brijbassi S, Amtul Z, Newbigging S, Westaway D, St George-Hyslop P, Rozmahel RF.: Excess of nicastrin in brain results in heterozygosity having no effect on endogenous APP processing and amyloid peptide levels in vivo. In: Neurobiol Dis. 25(2), 2007, p. 291 - 296 [nicastrin, APP processing, amyloid peptide ].

  • Amtul Z, Follmer C, Mahboob S, Atta-Ur-Rahman, Mazhar M, Khan KM, Siddiqui RA, Muhammad S, Kazmi SA, Choudhary MI.: Germa-gamma-lactones as novel inhibitors of bacterial urease activity. . In: Biochem Biophys Res Commun.. 4;356(2), 2007, p. 457 - 463 [urease, inhibitors, germa-gamma-lactones ].

Anbazhagan, Dr. Veerappan

University of Hyderabad, India
Field of research: Biophysical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Derek Marsh Max-Planck-Institut für biophysikalische Chemie (Karl-Friedrich-Bonhoeffer-Institut)
  • V. Anbazhagan, P.S. Reddy and C. Yu: Cardiotoxin from Taiwan cobra (naja naja atra): Structure, dynamics, interaction and protein folding. In: Toxin Reviews. 26, 2007, p. 203 - 229 [Cardiotoxin, Interaction, protein folding].

Andreo, Prof. Dr. Carlos Santiago

Universidad Nacional de Rosario, Argentina
Field of research: Biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Richard Wagner Universität Osnabrück
  • F.P. Bologna, C.S. Andreo and M.F. Drincovich: ¨Escherichia coli Malic enzyme: two isoforms with substancial differences in kinetic properties, metabolic regulation and structure¨. In: J. Bacteriol. 189, 5937-5946. . 189, 2007, p. 5937 - 5946.

  • E. Detarsio, C.E. Alvarez, M. Saigo, C.S. Andreo and M.F. Drincovich : ¨Identification of domains envolved in tetramerization and malate inhibition of maize C4 NADP-malic enzyme¨. In: J. Biol. Chem.. 282, 2007, p. 6053 - 6060.

  • H. Fahnenstich, M. Saigo, N. Niessen, M.I. Zanor, C.S. Andreo, A. Fernie, M.F. Drincovich, U.I. Flügge and V.G. Maurino : ¨Alteration of organic acid metabolism in Arabidopsiis thaliana overexpressing the maize C4-NADP-malic enzyme causes accelerated senescence during extended darkness¨. In: Plant Physiol.. 145, 2007, p. 640 - 652.

Andrews, Prof. Dr. Katherine Thea

Griffith University, Australia
Field of research: Parasitology
Host: Prof. Dr. Michael Lanzer Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
  • Skinner-Adams, T. S. Andrews, K. T. Melville, L. McCarthy, J. Gardiner, D. L.: Synergistic interactions of the antiretroviral protease inhibitors saquinavir and ritonavir with chloroquine and mefloquine against Plasmodium falciparum in vitro. In: Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 51, 2007, p. 759 - 762 [Animals Antimalarials/pharmacology Chloroquine/*pharmacology Drug Synergism HIV Protease Inhibitors/pharmacology Humans Malaria, Falciparum/drug therapy Mefloquine/*pharmacology Parasitic Sensitivity Tests Plasmodium falciparum/*drug effects Rit].

  • Schwartz-Albiez, R. Adams, Y. von der Lieth, C. W. Mischnick, P. Andrews, K. T. Kirschfink, M.: Regioselectively modified sulfated cellulose as prospective drug for treatment of malaria tropica. In: Glycoconj J. 24, 2007, p. 57 - 65 [Amino Acids Animals Antigens, CD36/metabolism Antimalarials/pharmacology Cell Adhesion/drug effects Cell Line, Tumor Cellulose/*analogs & derivatives/chemistry/therapeutic use Complement System Proteins/immunology Dimerization Erythrocytes/parasi].

  • Redmond, A. M. Skinner-Adams, T. Andrews, K. T. Gardiner, D. L. Ray, J. Kelly, M. McCarthy, J. S.: Antimalarial activity of sera from subjects taking HIV protease inhibitors. In: AIDS. 21, 2007, p. 763 - 765 [Animals Antimalarials/*therapeutic use Antiretroviral Therapy, Highly Active/methods Chloroquine/therapeutic use Drug Synergism HIV Infections/blood/complications/*drug therapy HIV Protease Inhibitors/*therapeutic use Humans Lopinavir Malaria, Fa].

  • Dunn, L. A. Andrews, K. T. McCarthy, J. S. Wright, J. M. Skinner-Adams, T. S. Upcroft, P. Upcroft, J. A.: The activity of protease inhibitors against Giardia duodenalis and metronidazole-resistant Trichomonas vaginalis. In: Int J Antimicrob Agents. 29, 2007, p. 98 - 102 [Animals Antiprotozoal Agents/pharmacology Cytokinesis/drug effects *Drug Resistance Giardia lamblia/cytology/*drug effects/isolation & purification HIV Protease Inhibitors/*pharmacology Humans Inhibitory Concentration 50 Lopinavir Metronidazole/*].

  • Beeson, J. G. Andrews, K. T. Boyle, M. Duffy, M. F. Choong, E. K. Byrne, T. J. Chesson, J. M. Lawson, A. M. Chai, W.: Structural basis for binding of Plasmodium falciparum erythrocyte membrane protein 1 to chondroitin sulfate and placental tissue and the influence of protein polymorphisms on binding specificity. In: J Biol Chem. 282, 2007, p. 22426 - 22436 [Amino Acid Motifs Animals Cattle Cell Adhesion Chondroitin Sulfates/*metabolism Dose-Response Relationship, Drug Endothelial Cells/metabolism Glucuronic Acid/chemistry Inhibitory Concentration 50 Models, Biological Plasmodium falciparum/*metabol].

  • Adams, Y. Schwartz-Albiez, R. McCarthy, J. S. Andrews, K. T.: Effect of cytokine treatment on the in vitro expression of the P. falciparum adhesion receptor chondroitin-4-sulphate on the surface of human choriocarcinoma (BeWo) cells. In: Parasitol Res. 101, 2007, p. 479 - 483 [Animals Antigens, CD36/biosynthesis Cell Adhesion/*immunology Cell Line, Tumor Chondroitin Sulfates/*antagonists & inhibitors/biosynthesis Erythrocytes/*parasitology Humans Interferon-gamma/*immunology Plasmodium falciparum/*physiology Tumor Necr].

Antipina, Dr. Maria

Moscow M.V. Lomonosov State University, Russian Federation
Field of research: Biophysics
Host: Prof. Dr. Helmuth Möhwald Max-Planck-Institut für Kolloid- und Grenzflächenforschung
  • Maria Antipina, Ingo Schulze, Bodo Dobner, Andreas Langner, Gerald Brezesinski: Physicochemical investigation of a new core structure for gene transfection: 2-Amino-3-hexadecyloxy-2-(hexadecyloxymethyl)-propane-1-ol. In: Langmuir. 23, 2007, p. 3919 - 3926 [Cationic lipid DNA Langmuir monolayer].

  • Maria Antipina, Bodo Dobner, Oleg Konovalov, Vladimir Shapovalov, Gerald Brezesinski: Investigation of the Protonation State of Novel Cationic Lipids Designed for Gene Transfection. In: J. Phys. Chem. B.. 111, 2007, p. 13845 - 13850 [Cationic lipids Langmuir monolayer Air-water interface Protonation Total reflection X-ray fluorescence X-ray reflectivity].

Azeke, Prof. Dr. Marshall A.

Ambrose Alli University, Nigeria
Field of research: Biochemical analysis
Host: Dr. Norbert U. Haase Max Rubner-Institut, Bundesforschungsinstitut für Ernährung und Lebensmittel
  • Marshall A. Azeke, Barbara Fretzdorff, Hans Buening-Pfaue, Thomas Betsche.: Comparative effect of boiling and solid substrate fermentation using the tempeh fungus (Rhizopus oligosporus) on the flatulence potential of African yambean (Sphenostylis stenocarpa L.) seeds. In: Food Chemistry. 103, 2007, p. 1420 - 1425 [Tempeh, Fermentation, Rhizopus oligosporus, Oligosaccharide,African Yambean, Flatulence].

  • Marshall A. Azeke, Barbara Fretzdorff, Hans Buening-Pfaue and Thomas Betsche: Nutritional value of African yambean (Sphenostylis stenocarpa, L): improvement by solid substrate fermentation using the tempeh fungus Rhizopus oligosporus. In: Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture. 87, 2007, p. 297 - 304 [Sphenostylis stenocarpa, Rhizopus oligosporus, tempeh, antinutrients, cyanogenic glycosides, in vitro protein digestibility, underutilized crops.].

Babes, Prof. Dr. Alexandru

University of Bucharest, Romania
Field of research: Neurophysiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Peter W. Reeh Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • Zimmermann, K., Leffler, A., Babes, A., Cendan, C. M., Carr, R. W., Kobayashi, J., Nau, C., Wood, J. N., Reeh, P: Sensory neuron sodium channel Nav1.8 is essential for pain at low temperatures. In: Nature. 447, 2007, p. 855 - 859 [cold, pain, sodium channels, TRP channels].

Bagchi, Prof. Dr. Suvendra Nath

Rani Durgavati University, India
Field of research: Microbiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Elfriede K. Pistorius Universität Bielefeld
  • Suvendra Nath Bagchi, Tatjana Bitz, Elfriede K. Pistorius, Klaus-Peter Michel: A Synechococcus elongatus PCC 7942 mutant with a higher tolerance towards the herbicide bentazone also confers resistance to sodium chloride stress. In: Photosynthesis Research . 92, 2007, p. 87 - 101 [Bentazone, cyanobacteria, photosynthetic and respiratory electron transport, herbicide resistance, salt stress, iron stress induced proteins].

Bajracharya, Prof. Dr. Dayananda


Field of research: Plant physiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Peter Schopfer Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
  • Dayananda Bajracharya: Nepal Academy of Science and Technology: 1982-2008. Nepal: Nepal Academy of Science and Technology, 2007, 163 pp. [Science Academy].

  • Dayananda Bajracharya, Khum Narayan Poudyal and Ishan Gautam: Nepalma Bigyan tatha Prabidhi (in Nepali). Nepal: Buddha Academy, 2007, 165 pp. [Science, Technology, Nepal].

Bakondi, Dr. Edina

University of Debrecen, Hungary
Field of research: Molecular biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Tilman Grune Universität Hohenheim
  • Zákány Roza, Bakondi Edina, Juhász Tamas, Matta Csaba, Szíjgyártó Zsolt, Erdélyi Katalin, Szabó Eva, Módis Laszlo, Virág Laszlo, Gergely Pal. : Oxidative stress-induced poly(ADP-ribosyl)ation in chick limb bud-derived chondrocytes. . In: Int J Mol Med.. 19(4), 2007, p. 597 - 605 [PARP-1, free radicals, primary chondrocytes].

  • Bai P, Hegedus C, Erdélyi K, Szabó E, Bakondi E, Gergely S, Szabó C, Virág L. : Protein tyrosine nitration and poly(ADP-ribose) polymerase activation in N-methyl-N-nitro-N-nitrosoguanidine-treated thymocytes: implication for cytotoxicity. . In: Toxicol Lett. . 170(3), 2007, p. 203 - 213.

Bandyopadhyay, Dr. Uday


Field of research: Biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Andreas H. Guse Universität Hamburg
  • P Maity, D Hansda, U Bandyopadhyay, D K Mishra: Biological activities and medicinal properties of Bael (Aegle marmelos (L.) Corr.). In: J Herbal Pharmacother (In press). 2007.

  • M Guha, P Maity, V Choubey, K. Mitra R. J. Reiter, S K. Puri and U. Bandyopadhyay : Melatonin inhibits free radical-mediated mitochondrial-dependent hepatocyte apoptosis and liver damage induced during malarial infection. In: J. Pineal. Research . 43, 2007, p. 372 - 381.

  • V Choubey, P Maity, M Guha, S Kumar, K Shrivastava, S K Puri and U. Bandyopadhyay : Inhibition of Plasmodium falciparum choline kinase by hexadecyltrimethylammonium bromide: A possible antimalarial mechanism of hexadecyltrimethylammonium bromide. In: Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 51, 2007, p. 696 - 706.

  • M Guha, V Choubey, P Maity, S Kumar, K Shrivastava, S K. Puri and U. Bandyopadhyay : Overexpression, purification and localization of apoptosis related protein from Plasmodium falciparum. Protein Expr. Purif. 52, 2007, p. 363 - 372.

  • S Kumar, M Guha, V Choubey, P Maity, and U. Bandyopadhyay : Antimalarial drugs inhibiting hemozoin (ß hematin) formation: A mechanistic update. In: Life Sciences. 80, 2007, p. 813 - 828.

Barnes, Dr. Jon

, United Kingdom
Field of research: Biomechanics and biological cybernetics
Host: Dr. Walter Federle Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg
  • BARNES, W.J.P. : Biomimetic solutions to sticky problems. In: Science.. 318, 2007, p. 203 - 204 [animal adhesion, biomimetics, smart adhesives].

  • BARNES, W.J.P. : Functional morphology and design constraints of smooth adhesive pads. In: MRS Bulletin.. 32, 2007, p. 479 - 485 [smooth adhesive pads, adhesion, biomimetics].

Bernal, Dr. Maria

Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany
Field of research: Pure research in plant biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Ute Krämer Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
  • Maria Bernal, Pilar S. Testillano, Miguel Alfonso, Maria del Carmen Risueño, Rafael Picorel, Inmaculada Yruela: Identification and subcellular localization of the soybean copper P1B-ATPase GmHMA8 transporter. In: Journal of Structural Biology. 158, 2007, p. 46 - 68.

  • Maria Bernal, Pilar S. Testillano, Maria del Carmen Risueño, Inmaculada Yruela: Excess copper induces structural changes in cultured photosynthetic soybean cells. In: Functional Plant Biology. 33, 2007, p. 1001 - 1012.

  • Maria Bernal, Rafael Cases, Rafael Picorel, Inmaculada Yruela: Foliar and root Cu supply differently Fe and Zn uptake and photosynthetic activity in soybean plants. In: Environmental and Experimental Botany. 60, 2007, p. 145 - 150.

Bhattacharya, Dr. Haimanti

, Nepal
Field of research: Behavioural physiology, ethology
Host: Prof. Dr. Dietmar Todt Freie Universität Berlin
  • Haimanti Bhattacharya, Jasmine Cirillo, Bharat Raj Subba, Dietmar Todt: Song Performance Rules in the Oriental Magpie Robin (Copsychus salauris). In: Our Nature (http://www.nepjol.info/index.php/ON/issue/current/showToc). 1, 2007, p. 1 - 13 [Oriental magpie robin; Copsychus salauris; Repertoire size; Repertoire performance; Structural hierarchy ].

Bhattarai, Prof. Dr. Tribikram

Tribhuvan University, Nepal
Field of research: Plant physiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Matthias Rögner Ruhr-Universität Bochum
  • Tribikram Bhattarai: Plant Physiology. Nepal: Bhudipuran Prakashan, 2007, 317 pp. [Structural and functional unit, Transport of water and minerals, Metabolisms, Growth and development, Environmental physiology, Gene expression].

  • ERWIN H BECK, SEBASTIAN FETTIG, CLAUDIA KNAKE, KATJA HARTIG and TRIBIKRAM BHATTARAIi: Specifi c and unspecifi c responses of plants to cold and drought stress. In: J. Biosci. . 32, 2007, p. 501 - 510 [Adaptation; Arabidopsis; molecular response to stress; stressors: cold, forst, drought; tobacco].

Bjorkman, Prof. Pamela Jane

California Institute of Technology, United States of America
Field of research: Cell biology, cytobiology

  • Wanzhong He, Christine Kivork, Suman Machinani, Mary K. Morphew, Anna M. Gail, Devin B. Tesar, Noreen E. Tiangco, J. Richard McIntosh, Pamela J. Bjorkman.: A freeze substitution fixation-based gold enlarging technique for EM studies of endocytosed nanogold-labeled molecules. In: J. Struct. Biol. 160, 2007, p. 103 - 113.

Bunik, Dr. habil. Victoria I.

Moscow M.V. Lomonosov State University, Russian Federation
Field of research: Biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Georg Reiser Otto-von-Guericke-Universität Magdeburg
  • V.I. Bunik, J.V. Schloss, J.T. Pinto, G.E. Gibson, and A. J. L. Cooper : Enzyme-Catalyzed Side Reactions with Molecular Oxygen May Contribute to Cell Signaling and Neurodegenerative Diseases. In: Neurochemical Research . 32, 2007, p. 871 - 891 [Branched chain a-keto acid dehydrogenase complex, Carbanion intermediates, a-Ketoglutarate dehydrogenase complex, Pyridoxal 5'- phosphate, Pyruvate dehydrogenase complex, Thiamine diphosphate].

Carpaneto, Armando

Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (CNR), Italy
Field of research: Pure research in plant biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Rainer Hedrich Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg
  • Armando Carpaneto, Natalya Ivashikina, Victor Levchenko, Elzbieta Krol, Elena Jeworutzki, Jian-Kang Zhu, and Rainer Hedrich: Cold transiently activates calcium-permeable channels in Arabidopsis mesophyll cells. In: Plant Physiology. 143, 2007, p. 487 - 494 [aequorin, Arabidopsis, cold, ion channel, patch-clamp, plasma membrane].

Carstens, Prof. Dr. Eric Bruce

Queen's University at Kingston, Canada
Field of research: Molecular biology
Host: Dr. Johannes Jehle Julius Kühn-Institut - Bundesforschungsinstitut für Kulturpflanzen (JKI)
  • X. Wang, Eric B Carstens and Q. Feng: Characterization of Choristoneura fumiferana genes of the sixth subunit of the origin recognition complex: CfORC6. In: J. Biochem. Mol. Biol.. 39, 2007, p. 782 - 787 [baculovirus, DNA replication, ORC6, Choristoneura fumiferana, ].

  • Eric B Carstens and Y Wu: No Single Homologous Repeat Region is Essential for the Baculovirus Autographa californica Nucleopolyhedrovirus Viral DNA Replication. In: J. Gen. Virol.. 88, 2007, p. 114 - 122 [baculovirus, DNA replication, hrs, AcMNPV].

Chakravortty, Prof. Dr. Dipshikha

Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India
Field of research: Bacteriology, single celled or unicellular organisms
Host: Prof. Dr. Michael Hensel Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • Dipshikha Chakravortty, Negi VD, Singhamahapatra S: Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium strain lacking pmrG-HM-D provides excellent protection against salmonellosis in murine typhoid model. In: Vaccine. 25, 2007, p. 5315 - 5323.

Connell, Dr. Robert Sean

CIC bioGUNE, Spain
Field of research: Molecular biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Christian Spahn Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin
  • Connell SR, Takemoto C, Wilson DN, Wang H, Murayama K, Terada T, Shirouzu M, Rost M, Schüler M, Giesebrecht J, Dabrowski M, Mielke T, Fucini P, Yokoyama S, Spahn CM.: Structural basis for interaction of the ribosome with the switch regions of GTP-bound elongation factors. In: Molecular Cell. 25, 2007, p. 751 - 764 [ribosome].

Costa, Dr. Marcos Romualdo

Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte (UFRN), Brazil
Field of research: Neurophysiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Benedikt Berninger Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz
  • Benedikt Berninger, Marcos Costa, Ursula Koch, Timm Schroeder, Bernd Sutor, Benedikt Grothe, and Magdalena Gotz: Functional Properties of Neurons Derived from In Vitro Reprogrammed Postnatal Astroglia. In: Journal of Neuroscience. 32, 2007, p. 8654 - 8664 [stem cells; neurogenesis; astrocyte (astroglia); transcription factor; gene transfer; regeneration].

  • Marcos Costa, Nicoletta Kessaris, William D. Richardson, Magdalena Gotz, and Cecilia Hedin-Pereira: The Marginal Zone/Layer I as a Novel Niche for Neurogenesis and Gliogenesis in Developing Cerebral Cortex. In: Journal of Neuroscience. 42, 2007, p. 11376 - 11388 [marginal zone; cerebral cortex; development; neurogenesis; gliogenesis; Reelin; basement membrane].

Cremer, Prof. Dr. Sylvia M.

Institute of Science and Technology Austria, Austria
Field of research: Evolution
Host: Prof. Dr. Jacobus J. Boomsma University of Copenhagen
  • Line V. Ugelvig. L.V., Sylvia Cremer : Social prophylaxis: group interaction promotes collective immunity in ant colonies. In: Current Biology. 17, 2007, p. 1967 - 1971 [social immunity, social insects, ants, evolution, behaviour, immune systems].

  • Sylvia Cremer, Sophie A.O. Armitage,Paul Schmid-Hempel: Social Immunity. In: Current Biology. 17, 2007, p. R693 - R702 [collective immune systems, anti-parasite defence, hygienic behaviour, social insects].

Cui, Prof. Dr. Shuxun

Southwest Jiaotong University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Biophysics
Host: Prof. Dr. Hermann Eduard Gaub Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)
  • Shuxun Cui, Jin Yu, Ferdinand Kuehner, Klaus Schulten, Hermann E. Gaub: Double Stranded DNA Dissociates into Single Strands when Dragged into a Poor Solvent. In: J. Am. Chem. Soc.. 129, 2007, p. 14710 - 14716 [DNA, helicase, micro-environment, unwinding].

Debez, Dr. Ahmed

Centre de Biotechnologies, Technopole de Borj Cedria/INRST, Tunisia
Field of research: Pure research in plant biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Bernhard Huchzermeyer Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität Hannover
  • Riadh Ksouri, Wided Megdiche, Ahmed Debez, Hanen Falleh, Claude Grignon, Chedly Abdelly: Salinity effects on polyphenol content and antioxidant activities in leaves of the halophyte Cakile maritima. In: Plant Physiology and Biochemistry. 45, 2007, p. 244 - 249 [Antioxidant activity; Cakile maritima; Polyphenol content; Salt stress; Variability.].

  • Mohamed Ali Ghars, Elodie Parre, Ahmed Debez, Marianne Bordenave, Luc Richard, Laurent Leport, Alain Bouchereau, Arnould Savouré, Chedly Abdelly: Comparative salt tolerance analysis between Arabidopsis thaliana and Thellungiella halophila, with special emphasis on K+/Na+ selectivity and proline accumulation. In: Journal of Plant Physiology Ref: doi:10.1016/j.physletb.2003.10.071 3.. 2007, [Arabidopsis thaliana, Thellungiella halophila, eskimo-1, salinity, ion relationships, proline].

  • Riadh Ksouri, Ahmed Debez, Henda Mahmoudi, Zeineb Ouerghi, Mohamed Gharsalli & Mokhtar Lachaal: Genotypic variability within Tunisian grapevine varieties (Vitis vinifera L.) facing bicarbonate-induced iron deficiency. In: Plant Physiology and Biochemistry. 45(5), 2007, p. 315 - 322 [Acidification; Fe(III)-reductase; Iron chlorosis; Native grapevine; Phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase; Variability.].

  • Hans-Werner Koyro, Nicole Geißler, Sayed Hussin, Ahmed Debez & Bernhard Huchzermeyer: Strategies of halophytes to survive in a salty environment. In: Abiotic Stress and Plant Responses. (Ed. Nafees A. Khan, Sarvajeet Singh (Eds.). ) New Delhi, India: Narosa Publishing House, , 2007, [water crisis, halophytes, salt resistance, sustainable use, breeding, cash crop halophytes].

  • Wided Megdiche, Nader Ben Amor, Ahmed Debez, Kamel Hessini, Riadh Ksouri, Yasmine Zuily-Fodil, Chedly Abdelly: Salt tolerance of the annual halophyte Cakile maritima as affected by the provenance and the developmental stage. In: Acta Physiologia Plantarum. 29, 2007, p. 375 - 384 [Cakile maritima, Compatible solute, Germination, Ion accumulation, Provenance, Salt tolerance, Vegetative growth stage].

  • Chokri Hafsi, Abdelbasset Lakhdhar, Mokded Rabhi, Ahmed Debez, Chedly Abdelly & Zeineb Ouerghi.: Interactive effects of salinity and potassium availability on growth, water status, and ionic composition of Hordeum maritimum. In: Journal of Plant Nutrition and Soil Science. 170(4), 2007, p. 469 - 473 [Hordeum maritimum, K+/Na+ selectivity, Poaceae, potassium availability, salinity.].

  • Khaled Sebei, Ahmed Debez, Wahid Herchi, Sadok Boukhchina and Habib Kallel: Germination kinetics and seed reserve mobilisation in two flax (Linum usitatissimum L.) cultivars under moderate salt stress. In: Journal of Plant Biology. 50(4), 2007, p. 447 - 454 [Flax, germination, lipids, proteins, salinity].

Dionisio-Sese, Prof. Dr. Maribel

University of the Philippines at Los Banos, Philippines
Field of research: Botany
Host: Prof. Dr. Alfred Batschauer Philipps-Universität Marburg
  • Jean-Pierre Bouly, Erik Schleicher, Maribel Dionisio-Sese, Filip Vandenbussche, Dominique Van der Straeten, Nadia Bakrim, Stefan Meier, Alfred Batschauer, Paul Galland, Robert Bittl and Margaret Ahmad: Cryptochrome blue-light photoreceptors are activated through interconversion of flavin redox states. In: Journal of Biological Chemistry. 282, 2007, p. 9383 - 9391 [Arabidopsis, blue light, cryptochrome, flavin, photoreceptor].

Dobretsov, Dr. Sergey


Field of research: Applied marine biology, animal and plant production
Host: Prof. Dr. Martin Wahl GEOMAR Helmholtz-Zentrum für Ozeanforschung Kiel
  • Sergey Dobretsov, Hans-Uwe Dahms, Huang YiLi, Martin Wahl, Pei-Yuan Qian: The effect of quorum sensing blockers on the formation of marine microbial communities and larval attachment. In: FEMS Microbiology Ecology . 60, 2007, p. 177 - 188 [microbial communities; quorum-sensing; inhibitors; larval attachment; furanones; antifouling].

Ekrem, Dr. h.c. Torbjorn

Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway
Field of research: Animal systematology and evolution
Host: Dr. Marion Kotrba Staatliche Naturwissenschaftliche Sammlungen Bayerns (SNSB)
  • Torbjørn Ekrem, Elisabeth Stur: Description of Tanytarsus hjulorum sp. nov., with notes and DNA-barcodes of some South African Tanytarsus (Diptera: Chironomidae). In: Contributions to the systematics and ecology of aquatic Diptera. A Festschrift honoring Ole A. Sæther. (Ed. Trond Andersen) Ohio: The Caddis Press, 2007, p. 87 - 92.

  • Torbjørn Ekrem, Godfred Anker Halvorsen: Taxonomy of Tanytarsus lapponicus Lindeberg, 1970 (Diptera: Chironomidae), a species with larval mandible of "lugens-type". In: Contributions to the systematics and ecology of aquatic Diptera. A Festschrift honoring Ole A. Sæther. (Ed. Trond Andersen) Ohio: The Caddis Press, 2007, p. 81 - 86.

  • Torbjørn Ekrem, Endre Willassen, Elisabeth Stur: A comprehensive DNA library is essential for identification with DNA barcodes. In: Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 43, 2007, p. 530 - 542.

  • Torbjørn Ekrem: A taxonomic revision of the genus Stempellinella (Diptera: Chironomidae). In: Journal of Natural History. 41, 2007, p. 1367 - 1465.

  • Torbjorn Ekrem: A taxonomic revision of the genus Stempellinella (Diptera: Chironomidae). In: Journal of Natural History. 41, 2007, p. 1367 - 1465.

  • Torbjorn Ekrem, Endre Willassen, Elisabeth Stur: A comprehensive DNA library is essential for identification with DNA barcodes. In: Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 43, 2007, p. 530 - 542.

El-Harith, Prof. Dr. Abdel-Ghaffer


Field of research: Molecular genetics
Host: Prof. Dr. Manfred Stuhrmann-Spangenberg Medizinische Hochschule Hannover
  • Manfred Stuhrmann, Abdel-Ghaffer El-Harith: Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia - Genetics, pathogenesis, clinical manifestation and management. In: Saudi Med. 28 (1), 2007, p. 11 - 21.

Elbaum, Dr. Rivka

Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
Field of research: Plant anatomy and plant morphology
Host: Prof. Dr. Peter Fratzl Max-Planck-Institut für Kolloid- und Grenzflächenforschung
  • Rivka Elbaum, Liron Zaltzman, Ingo Burgert, Peter Fratzl: The Role of Wheat Awns in the Seed Dispersal Unit. In: Science . 316, 2007, p. 884 - 886 [cellulose, silica, micro fibril angle, dispersal].

Englert, Dr. Markus

Yale University, United States of America
Field of research: Cell biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Dieter G. Söll Yale University
  • Jennifer M. Kavran, Sarath Gundllapalli, Patrick O´Donoghue, Markus Englert, Dieter Söll and Thomas A. Steitz: Structure of pyrrolysyl-tRNA synthetase, an archaeal enzyme for genetic code innovation. In: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 104, 2007, p. 11268 - 11273 [aminoacyl-tRNA synthetase, evolution, pyrrolysine].

Erdmann, Priv. Doz. Dr. Kai S.

, Germany
Field of research: Biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Pietro De Camilli Yale University
  • K. S. Erdmann, Y. Mao, H. J. McCrea, R. Zoncu, S. Y. Lee, P. Summer, J. Modregger, D. Biemesderfer, D. Toomre, P. De Camilli: A role of the Lowe syndrome protein OCRL in early steps of the endocytic pathway. In: Dev. Cell. 13, 2007, p. 377 - 390.

Fait, Dr. Aaron

Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel
Field of research: Plant biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Alisdair Fernie Max-Planck-Institut für molekulare Pflanzenphysiologie
  • Lee J Sweetlove, Aaron Fait, Adriano Nunes-Nesi, T Williams, Alisdair R Fernie.: The mitochondrion: an integration point of cellular metabolism and signalling. Crit Rev Plant Sci, 26: 17-43. In: Crit Rev Plant Sci. 26, 2007, p. 17 - 43 [mitochondrion, metabolism, signalling].

  • S Footitt, D Dietrich, Aaron Fait, Alisdair R Fernie, A Baker, M Holdsworth, Freddie L Theodoulou : The COMATOSE ATP-Binding Cassette Transporter Is Required for Full Fertility in Arabidopsis. In: Plant Physiol. 144, 2007, p. 1467 - 1480 [Fatty Acid oxidation, COMATOSE].

  • Aaron Fait, Claudia Studart-Guimaraes, Fernando Carrari, Adriano Nunes-Nesi, Bjorn Usadel, Alisdair R Fernie: Reduced expression of Succinyl CoA ligase is largely compensated for by an upregulation of 4-aminobutyrate (GABA) shunt in illuminated tomato leaves. In: Plant Physiol. 145, 2007, p. 626 - 639 [TCA cycle, GABA shunt, metabolic fluxes].

Fernandez, Prof. Dr. Claudio O.

Centro Cientifico Tecnologico CONICET de Rosario (CCT-Rosario), Argentina
Field of research: Molecular biology
Host: Dr. Thomas M. Jovin Max-Planck-Institut für biophysikalische Chemie (Karl-Friedrich-Bonhoeffer-Institut)
  • Cho MK, Kim HY, Bernado P, Fernandez CO, Blackledge M, Zweckstetter M.: Amino Acid Bulkiness Defines the Local Conformations and Dynamics of Natively Unfolded alpha-Synuclein and Tau. In: J Am Chem Soc.. 129, 2007, p. 3032 - 3033.

  • Bertoncini CW, Rasia RM, Binolfi A, Lamberto GR, Zweckstetter M, Griesinger C, Fernandez, CO.: Structural Characterization of the Intrinsically Unfolded Protein â-Synuclein, a Natural Negative Regulator of alpha-Synuclein Aggregation. In: J Mol Biol. 372, 2007, p. 708 - 722 [NMR; amyloid; protein aggregation; unfolded state; polyproline II.].

Freudenberg, Dr. Florian

Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Field of research: Neurobiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Tansu Celikel University of Southern California
  • Celikel T, Marx V, Freudenberg F, Zivkovic A, Resnik E, Hasan MT, Licznerski P, Osten P, Rozov A, Seeburg PH & Schwarz MK : Select overexpression of homer1a in dorsal hippocampus impairs spatial working memory. In: Frontiers in Neuroscience. 1, 2007, p. 97 - 110.

Fufezan, Dr. Christian

Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster, Germany
Field of research: Informatics in biology, computer science in biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Frederick W. Smith City College
  • Christian Fufezan, Christine M. Gross, Martin Sjödin, A. William Rutherford, Anja Krieger-Liszkay, and Diana Kirilovsky: Influence of the Redox Potential of the Primary Quinone Electron Acceptor on Photoinhibition in Photosystem II. In: J. Biol. Chem. 282, 2007, p. 12492 - 12502.

Garg, Prof. Dr. Mohan L.

Panjab University, India
Field of research: Radiobiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Hans Mommsen Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
  • Jyoti Nautiyal, M.L. Garg, Manoj Sharma, Asif Ali Khan, Jarnail S. Thakur, Rajesh Kumar: Air Pollution and Cardiovascular Health in Mandi-Gobindgarh, Punjab, India - A Pilot Study. In: Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health . 4(4), 2007, p. 268 - 282 [Air Pollution, Cardiovascular Health, Punjab, India].

Gellini, Dr. Cristina

Universita degli Studi di Firenze, Italy
Field of research: Biophysical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Kurt Schaffner Max-Planck-Institut für Chemische Energiekonversion
  • Gianni Nannucci, Laura Moroni, Cristina Gellini, Riccardo Chelli, Pier Remigio Salvi, Vincenzo Schettino, Giovanna Dellepiane.: Fluorescence emissions and torsional conformations in ¿à-conjugated chains of polyDCHD-HS. In: J. Phys. Chem. C. 111, 2007, p. 17485 - 17492.

  • Agnese Marcelli, Paolo Foggi, Laura Moroni, Cristina Gellini, Pier Remigio Salvi, Ivana Jelovica Badovinac. : Relaxation properties of porphyrins, diprotonated porphyrins, and isoelectronic tetraoxaporphyrin dication in the S2 state. In: J. Phys. Chem. A, . 111, 2007, p. 2276 - 2282.

Gerrard, Dr. David T.

University of Manchester, United Kingdom
Field of research: Population genetics
Host: Prof. Dr. Axel Meyer Universität Konstanz
  • David T. Gerrard, Axel Meyer: Positive Selection and Gene Conversion in SPP120, a Fertilization-related Gene, During the East African Cichlid Fish Radiation. In: Molecular Biology and Evolution. 24, 2007, p. 2286 - 2297 [reproductive genes, natural selection, gene conversion, cichlid, SPP120].

Girard, Dr. Philippe

Institut Curie, France
Field of research: Biophysics
Host: Prof. Dr. Joachim P. Spatz Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
  • Philippe P. Girard, Elisabetta A. Cavalcanti-Adam, Ralf Kemkemer and Joachim P. Spatz : Cellular chemomechanics at interfaces: sensing, integration and response. In: Soft Matter. 3, 2007, p. 307 - 326.

Gomez-Zurita, Dr. Jesus

Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Spain
Field of research: Animal systematology and evolution
Host: Dr. Michael Balke Staatliche Naturwissenschaftliche Sammlungen Bayerns (SNSB)
  • Hunt, T., Bergsten, J., Levkanicova, Z., Papadopoulou, A., St John, O., Wild, R., Hammond, P.M., Ahrens, D., Balke, M., Caterino, M.S., Gómez-Zurita, J., Ribera, I., Barraclough, T.G., Bocakova, M., Bocak, L. & Vogler, A.P.: A comprehensive phylogeny of beetles reveals the evolutionary origins of a super-radiation. In: Science. 318, 2007, p. 1913 - 1916.

  • Gómez-Zurita, J., Hunt, T., Kopliku, F. & Vogler, A.P.: Recalibrated tree of Leaf Beetles (Chrysomelidae) indicates independent diversification of angiosperms and their insect herbivores. In: PLoS ONE. 2, 2007, p. e360.

Gunsteren, Prof. Dr. Wilfred Frederik

ETH Zürich, Switzerland
Field of research: Biochemical analysis

  • D.P. Geerke, W.F. van Gunsteren: On the calculation of atomic forces in classical simulation using the charge-on-spring method to explicitly treat electronic polarisation. In: J. Chem. Theory Comput.. 3, 2007, p. 2128 - 2137.

  • D.P. Geerke, St. Thiel, W. Thiel, W. F. van Gunsteren: Combined QM/MM molecular dynamics study on a condensed-phase SN2 reaction at saturated nitrogen: the effect of explicitly including solvent polarization. In: J. Chem. Theory Comput. . 3, 2007, p. 1499 - 1509.

  • Daan Geerke: Classical Hamiltonians in molecular simulation: force-field development and explicit inclusion of electronic polarization and quantum effects. Zurich, Switzerland: ETH Zurich, 2007.

Hahn, Prof. Dr. Ingo J.

Hochschule München, Germany
Field of research: Biogeography
Host: Prof. Dr. George K. Psaras University of Patras
  • I. Hahn, U. Römer: Island birds as invaders and indicators of climate change in the Pacific. In: Proceedings of the Biogeography Conference 8: May 11-12 2007, University of Erlangen. Erlangen: University of Erlangen, 2007, p. 4 - 5.

  • U. Römer, I. Hahn: Climate change and changes in ecosystems: possible effects and their consequences for the biodiversity of Neotropical dwarf cichlids. In: Proceedings of the Biogeography Conference 8: (May 11-12, 2007), University of Erlangen. Erlangen: University of Erlangen, 2007, p. 3 - 4.

Hanssen, Prof. Dr. Anne-Merethe

University of Tromso, Norway
Field of research: Microbiology
Host: Dr. Elisabeth Grohmann Technische Universität Berlin
  • Anne-Merethe Hanssen and J. U. Ericson Sollid: Multiple Staphylococcal Cassette Chromosomes and Allelic Variants of Cassette Chromosome Recombinases in Staphylococcus aureus and Coagulase-Negative Staphylococci from Norway. In: Antimicrob. Agents Chemother . 51, 2007, p. 1671 - 1677 [Staphylococcus aureus, MRSA, CoNS, SCCmec, recombinase, Norway, antimicrobial resistance].

Harada, Dr. Emiko

Shiga University, Japan
Field of research: Plant physiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Dierk Scheel Leibniz-Institut für Pflanzenbiochemie, Halle (IPB)
  • Sarret G, Isaure MP, Marcus MA, Harada E, Choi YE, Pairis S, Fakra S, Manceau A. : Chemical forms of calcium in Ca,Zn- and Ca,Cd-containing grains excreted by tobacco trichomes. In: Canadian Journal of Chemistry. 85, 2007, p. 738 - 746 [trichome, X-ray, heavy metal].

  • Harada E, Sugase K, Namba K, Iwashita T, Murata Y. : Structural element responsible for the Fe (III)-phytosiderophore specific transport by HvYS1 transporter in barley. In: FEBS Lett. . 581, 2007, p. 4298 - 4302 [phytosiderophore, iron, barley, transporter].

Hare, Dr. Brian

Duke University, United States of America
Field of research: Population biology and genetics of higher primates and man
Host: Prof. Dr. Michael Tomasello Max-Planck-Institut für evolutionäre Anthropologie
  • M. Tomasello, B. Hare, J. Call, H. Leehman: Reliance on head versus eye gaze in great apes and human infants. In: Journal of Human Evolution. 52, 2007, p. 314 - 320.

  • B. Hare, A. Melis, V. Woods, S. Hastings, R. Wrangham: Tolerance allows bonobos to outperform chimpanzees in a cooperative task. In: Current Biology. 17, 2007, p. 619 - 623.

  • F. Warneken, B. Hare, A. Melis, D. Hanus, M. Tomasello: Spontaneous altruism by chimpanzees and children. In: Public Library of Science Biology. 5, 2007, p. 1 - 7.

  • E. Herrmann, J. Call, M. Hernández-LLoreda, B. Hare, M. Tomasello: The cultural intelligence hypothesis: humans evolved specialized skills of social cognition. In: Science. 317, 2007, p. 1360 - 1365.

  • A. Rosati, J. Stevens, B. Hare, H. Hauser: The origins of human patience. In: Current Biology. 17, 2007, p. 1 - 6.

  • Brian Hare: From nonhuman to human mind: what changed and why. In: Current Directions in Psychological Science. 16, 2007, p. 60 - 64.

  • T. Burnham, B. Hare: Does involuntary neural activation increase public goods contributions in human adults?. In: Human Nature. 18, 2007, p. 88 - 108.

Heller, Dr. Markus

University of British Columbia, Canada
Field of research: Biophysical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Lawrence P. McIntosh University of British Columbia
  • Martin L. Ludwiczek, Markus Heller, Terrence Kantner, Lawrence P. McIntosh: A secondary Xylan-binding Site Enhances the Catalytic Activity of a Single-domain Family 11 Glycoside Hydrolase. In: J. Mol. Biol.. 373, 2007, p. 337 - 354 [xylanase, cooperative binding, enzyme kinetics, NMR spectroscopy].

Herrmann, Dr. Jens Martin

Justus-Liebig-Universität Gießen, Germany
Field of research: Biochemistry
Host: Dr. Lewis Vastine Wray Jr. Boston University
  • Jens M. Herrmann, John Bernardo; Heidi J. Long, Kurt Seetoo, Marybeth E. McMenamin, Eraldo L. Batista Jr., Thomas E. Van Dyke, Elizabeth R. Simons: Sequential chemotactic and phagocytic activation of human polymorphonuclear neutrophils. In: Infection and Immunity. 75, 2007, p. 3989 - 3998 [biochemistry, fluorimetry, blood, neutrophils, blood, neutrophils, fluorimetry, chemotactic activation, f-Met-Leu-Phe, phagocytic activation, immune complex, cytosolic signaling, cytosolic calcium, cytosolic pH intracellular fluorescent probes, Indo-1, BC].

High, Prof. Dr. Stephen

University of Manchester, United Kingdom
Field of research: Biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Bernhard Dobberstein Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
  • Cornelia M. Wilson Stephen High: Ribophorin I acts as a substrate specific facilitator of N-glycosylation . In: Journal of Cell Science. 120, 2007, p. 648 - 657 [N-glycosylation Oligosaccharyltransferase Endoplasmic reticulum].

  • Benjamin M. Abell Catherine Rabu Pawel Leznicki Jason C. Young Stephen High: Posttranslational integration of tail-anchored proteins is facilitated by defined molecular chaperones. In: Journal of Cell Science. 120, 2007, p. 1743 - 1751 [Endoplasmic reticulum Membrane integration Hsc70].

  • Benjamin M. Abell Catherine Rabu Pawel Leznicki Jason C. Young Stephen High: Posttranslational integration of tail-anchored proteins is facilitated by defined molecular chaperones. In: Journal of Cell Science. 120, 2007, p. 1743 - 1751 [Endoplasmic reticulum Membrane proteins Molecular chaperones].

Hohn, Dr. Michael J.

Universität Regensburg, Germany
Field of research: Biochemical analysis
Host: Prof. Dr. Dieter G. Söll Yale University
  • S. Kamtekar, Michael J. Hohn, H. S. Park, M. Schnitzbauer, A. Sauerwald, D. Söll, T. A. Steitz: Towards understanding phosphoseryl-tRNACys formation: the crystal structue of Methanococcus maripaludis phosphoseryl tRNA synthetase. In: Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. 104, 2007, p. 2620 - 2625.

Ilori, Dr. Matthew Olusoji

University of Lagos, Nigeria
Field of research: Microbiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Ingolf Schuphan Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen
  • Adebusoye Sunday Adekunle, Ilori Matthew Olusoji, Amund Olukayode Oladipupo, Teniola Olakunle David,Olatope Olakitan : Microbial degradation of petroleum hydrocarbons in a polluted tropical stream. . In: World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology . 23, 2007, p. 1149 - 1159 [Crude oil, bacterial degradation, residual concentration, pristane, phytane].

  • Adebusoye Sunday Adekunle, Picardal Flynn, Ilori Matthew Olusoji, Amund Olukayode Oladipupo, Fuqua Clay, Grindle Nathan : Aerobic degradation of dichloro and trichlorobenzenes by two novel PCB degrading bacterial strains isolated from polluted tropical soils . In: Chemosphere. 66, 2007, p. 1939 - 1946 [Chlorobenzene, aerobic biodegradation, soil pollutants, bioremediation].

  • Adebusoye Sunday Adekunle, Picardal Flynn, Ilori Matthew Olusoji, Amund Olukayode Oladipupo, Fuqua Clay, Grindle Nathan : Growth on Dichlorobiphenyls with Chlorine Substitution on each Ring by Bacteria Isolated from Contaminated African soils . In: Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 74, 2007, p. 484 - 492 [PCBs, Biodegradation].

Jadhao, Prof. Dr. Arun Govindrao

University of Nagpur, India
Field of research: Neurobiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Siegrid Löwel Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • Arun Govindrao Jadhao: Better spawning could be achieved in the Indian major carp exposed to continuous light during prespawning phase of reproductive cycle. 8th Asian Fisheries Forum. November 20-23,2007, Kochi, India. In: Book of Abstract, . 2007, p. 345 - 346.

  • Arun Govindrao Jadhao and C. R. Malz : Localization of calcium-binding protein (calretinin, 29kD) in the brain and pituitary gland of teleost fish: An immunohistochemical study. Neurosci. Res. In: J. Neurosci. Res.. 59, 2007, p. 265 - 276.

Jentsch, Prof. Dr. Stefan


Field of research: Cell biochemistry

  • Stefan Jentsch, Sebastian Rumpf: Cdc48/p97: a molecular gearbox in the ubiquitin pathway?. In: Trends Biochem. Sci.. 32, 2007, p. 6 - 11.

John, Dr. Karin

Université Grenoble Alpes, France
Field of research: Biophysics
Host: Prof. Dr. Chaouqi Misbah Universite Grenoble Alpes
  • Karin John, Uwe Thiele: Liquid transport generated by a flashing field-induced wettability ratchet. In: Applied Physics Letters. 90, 2007, p. 264102 [microfluidics, thin film dynamics].

Kaczmarek, Dr. Monika M.

Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland
Field of research: Reproduction biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Dieter Schams Technische Universität München
  • Monika M. Kaczmarek, Anna E. Kowalczyk, Agnieszka Waclawik, Dieter Schams, Adam J. Ziecik. : Expression of vascular endothelial growth factor and its receptors in the porcine corpus luteum during the estrous cycle and early pregnancy. In: Molecular Reproduction and Development. 74, 2007, p. 730 - 739 [angiogenesis; VEGF; VEGF receptors; corpus luteum; pig].

Kaulpiboon, Dr. Jarunee

Thammasat University, Thailand
Field of research: Applied biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Zimmermann Universität Leipzig
  • Jarunee Kaulpiboon,Piamsook Pongsawasdi and Wolfgang Zimmermann: Molecular imprinting of cyclodextrin glycosyltransferases from Paenibacillus sp. A11 and Bacillus macerans with ã-cyclodextrin . In: the FEBS Journal. 4, 2007, p. 1001 - 1010 [cross-linked imprinted proteins; cyclodextrin glycosyltransferase; cyclodextrins; molecular imprinting; product specificity].

  • Jarunee Kaulpiboon and Pintusorn Hansakul: Comparative Studies on the Synthesis of Cyclodextrin from Two Bacterial CGTases in the Presence of Organic Solvent . In: Thammasat International Journal of Science and Technology . 12(2), 2007, p. 10 - 17 [Cyclodextrin (CD), Cyclodextrin glycosyltransferase, Large-ring Cyclodextrin(LR-CD), Organics olvents,Paenibacilluss sp. A11].

Kim, Dr. Yangmin

Pohang University of Science and Technology, Republic of Korea
Field of research: Plant physiology
Host: Dr. Andrea Carminati Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • S.J. Lee, G.B. Kim, S. Kim, Y.M. Kim, H.S. Yoon : X-ray micro-imaging of flows in opaque conduits. In: Journal of Visualization. 10, 2007, p. 29 - 32.

  • Yangmin Kim, Ernst Steudle: Light and turgor affect the water permeability (aquaporins) of parenchyma cells in the midrib of leaves of Zea mays. In: Journal of Experimental Botany. 58, 2007, p. 4119 - 4129.

Kirschner, Prof. Dr. Roland

National Central University, Republic of China (Taiwan)
Field of research: Mycology
Host: Dr. Chee-Jen Chen Southern Taiwan University of Technology
  • Roland Kirschner, Günter R. W. Arnold & Chee-Jen Chen: Cladobotryum semicirculare sp. nov. Hyphomycetes) from commercially grown Ganoderma tsugae in Taiwan and other Basidiomycota in Cuba. In: Sydowia. 59, 2007, p. 114 - 124 [mycology, fungicolous fungi, hyphomycetes, systematics].

Knierim, Dr. Bernhard


Field of research: Biophysical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Manfred Auer Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
  • Bernhard Knierim, Klaus Peter Hofmann, Oliver P. Ernst, Wayne L. Hubbell : Sequence of late molecular events in the activation of rhodopsin. In: Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. 104, 2007, p. 20290 - 20295 [G protein-coupled receptor, membrane proteins, spin labeling, retinal protein, photoreceptor ].

  • Bernhard Knierim, Klaus Peter Hofmann, Wolfgang Gärtner, Wayne L. Hubbell, and Oliver P. Ernst: Rhodopsin and 9-Demethyl-retinal Analog: Effect of a Partial Agonist on Displacement of Transmembrane Helix 6 in Class A G Protein Coupled Receptors. In: J. Biol. Chem.. 283, 2007, p. 4967 - 4974 [G protein-coupled receptor, membrane proteins, spin labeling, retinal protein, photoreceptor, rhodopsin, partial agonist ].

Koene, Dr. Joris

VU University Amsterdam, Netherlands
Field of research: Zoology
Host: Prof. Dr. Nicolaas Michiels Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen
  • Joris M. Koene, Andries Ter Maat: Coolidge effect in pond snails: Male motivation in a simultaneous hermaphrodite. In: BMC Evolutionary Biology. 7, 2007, p. 212 - 212.

  • Andries Ter Maat, Cor Zonneveld, J. Arjan G.M. De Visser, Rene F. Jansen, Kora Montagne-Wajer, Joris M. Koene: Food intake, growth, and reproduction as affected by day length and food availability in the pond snail Lymnaea stagnalis. In: American Malacological Bulletin. 23, 2007, p. 113 - 120 [allocation, food availability, growth, reproduction].

  • Joris M. Koene, Kora Montagne-Wajer, Andries Ter Maat: Aspects of body size and mate choice in the simultaneously hermaphroditic pond snail Lymnaea stagnalis. In: Animal Biology. 57, 2007, p. 247 - 259 [Basommatophora; fecundity; gastropod; hermaphrodite; sexual selection].

  • Bernardo Reyes-Tur, Joris M. Koene: Use of the dart apparatus by the hermaphroditic land snail Polymita muscarum (Lea, 1834). In: Animal Biology. 57, 2007, p. 261 - 266 [Gastropod; hermaphrodite; love dart; sexual selection; stylommatophora].

  • Joris M. Koene: Preface: Animal behaviour, an integrative discipline. In: Animal Biology. 57, 2007, p. 117 - 120.

Kohlmann, Prof. Dr. Bert

Escuela de Agricultura de la Region Tropical Humeda (EARTH), Costa Rica
Field of research: Biogeography
Host: Prof. Dr. Isolde Röske Technische Universität Dresden
  • Bert Kohlmann, Ángel Solís, Ortwin Elle, Xinia Soto, Ricardo Russo: Biodiversity, conservation, and hotspot atlas of Costa Rica: a dung beetle perspective (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Scarabaeinae). In: Zootaxa. 1457, 2007, p. 1 - 34 [Biodiversity atlas, conservation, biodiversity areas, gap analysis, Costa Rica, dung beetles, Scarabaeinae].

Kononenko, Dr. Natalia

Universität zu Köln, Germany
Field of research: Neuroanatomy
Host: Prof. Dr. Hans-Joachim Pflüger Freie Universität Berlin
  • Natalia L. Kononenko, Hans-Joachim Pflueger: Dendritic projections of different types of octopaminergic unpaired median neurons in the locust metathoracic ganglion. In: Cell and Tissue Research. 330, 2007, p. 179 - 195 [Neuromodulation - Dendritic structure - Neuropils - Three-dimensional reconstruction - Schistocerca gregaria (Insecta)].

Kovermann, Dr. Peter A.

, Germany
Field of research: Biophysics
Host: Prof. Dr. Enrico Martinoia Universität Zürich
  • Peter A. Kovermann, Stefan Meyer, Stefan Hörtensteiner, Cristiana Picco, Joachim Scholz-Starke, Silvia Ravera, Youngsook Lee, Enrico Martinoia : The Arabidopsis vacuolar malate channel is a member of the ALMT family. In: The Plant Journal. 52, 2007, p. 1169 - 1180 [AtALMT9, malate transport, tonoplast, anion channel, Arabidopsis thaliana L.].

Kozjak-Pavlovic, Dr. Vera

, Germany
Field of research: Cell biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Thomas Rudel Max-Planck-Institut für Infektionsbiologie
  • Luiza K. Sanjuán Szklarz, Vera Kozjak-Pavlovic, F.-Nora Vögtle, Agnieszka Chacinska, Dusanka Milenkovic, Sandra Vogel, Mark Dürr, Benedikt Westermann, Bernard Guiard, Jean-Claude Martinou, Christoph Borner, Nikolaus Pfanner: Preprotein Transport Machineries of Yeast Mitochondrial Outer Membrane Are not Required for Bax-induced Release of Intermembrane Space Proteins. In: Journal of Molecular Biology . 368, 2007, p. 44 - 54 [Saccharomyces cerevisiae; protein import; preprotein translocase; apoptosis; programmed cell death].

  • Vera Kozjak-Pavlovic, Katharina Ross, Nouhad Benlasfer, Sonja Kimmig, Alexander Karlas, Thomas Rudel: Conserved roles of Sam50 and metaxins in VDAC biogenesis. In: EMBO reports. 8, 2007, p. 576 - 582 [metaxin; mitochondria; protein import; RNA interference; VDAC].

Krüger, Dr. Jens

Universität Paderborn, Germany
Field of research: Biophysical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Wolfgang B. Fischer National Yang Ming University
  • Thomas Witte, Lars Armin Haller, Edgar Luttmann, Jens Krüger, Gregor Fels, Klaus Huber: Time Resolved Structure Analysis of Growing β-Amyloid Fibers. In: Journal of Structural Biolog. 159, 2007, p. 71 - 81.

  • Jens Krüger, George Patargias, Hugo Martay, Thomas Mehnert, Andrew Routh, Peter Judge, Tracy Lam, Dalia Fischer, Anthony Watts, Wolfgang Bernd Fischer: Self- Assembly of Viral Ion Channel Forming Proteins. In: Proceedings of the IX. Linz Winter Workshop, Trauner Verlag, Linz, ISBN 978-3-85499-400-8. 2007.

Kulik, Dr. Leonid V.

Russian Academy of Sciences, Russian Federation
Field of research: Biophysics
Host: Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Lubitz Max-Planck-Institut für Chemische Energiekonversion
  • Leonid V. Kulik, Boris Epel, Wolfgang Lubitz, Johannes Messinger: Electronic Structure of the Mn4OxCa Cluster in the S0 and S2 States of the Oxygen-Evolving Complex of Photosystem II Based on Pulse 55Mn-ENDOR and EPR Spectroscopy. In: J. Am. Chem. Soc.. 129, 2007, p. 13421 - 13425 [Photosynthesis, pulse EPR, Oxygen-Evolving Complex, Mn-ENDOR ].

Kutschera, Prof. Dr. Ulrich

Universität Kassel, Germany
Field of research: Plant physiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Hans Kende Michigan State University
  • U. Kutschera, K. J. Niklas: The epidermal-growth-control theory of stem elongation: an old and a new perspective. In: J. Plant Physiol.. 164, 2007, p. 1395 - 1409.

Kuzowkina, Dr. Inna

Russian Academy of Sciences, Russian Federation
Field of research: Plant physiology
Host: Dr. Bernd Schneider Max-Planck-Institut für Chemische Ökologie
  • I.N.Kuzowkina, M.Yu.Vdovitchenko, Ch. Paetz, B.Schneider: Formation of phenolic compounds in the roots of Hedysarum theinum cultured in vitro. In: Russian Journal of Plant Physiology. 54, 2007, p. 536 - 544 Original author: I.N.Kuzowkina, M.Yu.Vdovitchenko, Ch. Paetz, B.Schneider (english) [Hedysarum theinum, hairy root culture, artificial seeds, isoflavones, formononetin, ononin].

Küpper, Prof. Dr. Hendrik A.

University of South Bohemia, Czech Republic
Field of research: Plant physiology
Host: Dr. Leon Kochian Cornell University
  • Hendrik Küpper, Laura O. Seib, Mayandi Sivaguru, Leon V. Kochian: A method for cellular localisation of gene expression via quantitative in situ hybridisation in plants. In: Plant Journal. 50, 2007, p. 159 - 187 [confocal laser scanning microscopy, microscopic UV/VIS spectroscopy, mRNA quantification, metal trafficking, heavy metal hyperaccumulation].

Lal, Prof. Dr. Rup

University of Delhi, India
Field of research: Molecular biology
Host: Dr. Hans H. Richnow Helmholtz-Zentrum für Umweltforschung - UFZ
  • Rup Lal, Om Prakash and Kirti Kumari: Pseudomonas delhiensis sp. nov., from a fly ash dumping site of a thermal power plant. In: Int.J.Syst.Evol Microbiol . 57, 2007, p. 527 - 531.

  • Shweta Malhotra and Rup Lal: The Genus Amycolatopsis: Indigenous plasmids, cloning vectors and gene transfer systems. In: Indian Journal of Microbiology. 47, 2007, p. 3 - 14 [Amycolatopsis, plasmid, cloning vector and gene transfer system].

  • Vishakha Raina, Andrea Hauser,Hans Rudolf Buser,Daniel Rentsch, Poonam Sharma, Rup Lal, Christof Holliger,Thomas Poiger,Markus D. Müller and Hans-Peter E. Kohler: Hydroxylated metabolites of beta- and delta-Hexachlorocyclohexane: Bacterial formation, Stereochemical configuration, and occurrence in groundwater at a former production site. In: Environmental Science and Technology. 41, 2007, p. 4292 - 4298.

  • Om Prakash,Mansi Verma,Pooja Sharma,Mukesh Kumar,Kirti Kumari, Ajaib Singh, Hansi Kumari,Simran Jit, Sanjay Kumar Gupta, Monisha Khanna and Rup Lal: Polyphasic approach of bacterial classification ¿ An overview of recent advances. In: Indian Journal of Microbiology. 47, 2007, p. 98 - 108 [polyphasic, bacterial classification].

  • Shweta Malhotra, Pooja Sharma, Hansi Kumari, Ajaib Singh and Rup Lal: Localization of HCH catabolic genes (lin genes) in Sphingobium indicum B90A. In: Ind. J. Microbiol.. 47, 2007, p. 271 - 275.

Lanctot, Dr. Christian

Charles University, Czech Republic
Field of research: Cell biology, cytobiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Thomas Cremer Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)
  • Christian Lanctôt, Thierry Cheutin, Marion Cremer, Giacomo Cavalli and Thomas Cremer: Dynamic genome architecture in the nuclear space: regulation of gene expression in three dimensions. In: Nature Reviews Genetics. 8, 2007, p. 104 - 115 [Nuclear architecture, gene expression, chromatin].

  • Christian Lanctôt, Cornelius Kaspar, Thomas Cremer: Positioning of the mouse Hox gene clusters in the nuclei of developing embryos and differentiating embryoid bodies. In: Experimental Cell Research. 313, 2007, p. 1449 - 1459 [Nuclear architecture, gene positioning, embryonic stem cells, Hox genes].

Lehr, Dr. habil. Edgar

Illinois Wesleyan University, United States of America
Field of research: Animal systematology and evolution
Host: Prof. Dr. Craig Eugene Martin University of Kansas
  • Edgar Lehr, Linda Trueb: Diversity among new world microhylid frogs (Anura: Microhylidae): morphological and osteological comparisons between Nelsonophryne (Günther 1901) and a new genus from Peru. In: Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society. 2007, p. 583 - 609 [amphibia, anura, biogeography, microhylidae, new genus, osteology, taxonomy].

  • Edgar Lehr, Claudia Torres, Juana Suárez : A new species of arboreal Eleutherodactylus (Anura: Leptodactylidae) from the Amazonian lowlands of central Peru. In: Herpetologica. 1, 2007, p. 94 - 99 [amazonian lowlands, amphibia, anura, Eleutherodactylus, Peru, taxonomy].

  • Edgar Lehr, William E. Duellman: Two new species of Eleutherodactylus (Anura: Leptodactylidae) from the Cordillera Occidental in Peru Copeia. In: Copeia. 1, 2007, p. 140 - 149 [amphibia, Andes, anura, Eleutherodactylus, Peru, taxonomy].

Li, Prof. Dr. Shenghong

Chinese Academy of Sciences, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Plant ecology
Host: Dr. Bernd Schneider Max-Planck-Institut für Chemische Ökologie
  • Sheng-Hong Li, Bernd Schneider, Jonathan Gershenzon: Microchemical analysis of laser-microdissected stone cells of Norway spruce by cryogenic nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy. In: Planta. 225, 2007, p. 771 - 779.

  • Xue-Mei Niu, Sheng-Hong Li, Helmar Görls, Dieter Schollmeyer, Matthias Hilliger, Susanne Grabley, Isabel Sattler: Abyssomicin E, a Highly Functionalized Polycyclic Metabolite from Streptomyces Species#. In: Organic Letters. 9/13, 2007, p. 2437 - 2440.

Lou, Prof. Dr. Ziyang

Shanghai Jiao Tong University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Industrial microbiology, microbiological technology
Host: Prof. Dr. Bernd Bilitewski Technische Universität Dresden
  • Ziyang Lou: Characterization and treatment technology of Landfill leachate. Beijing, China: Chemical Engineering Press, 2007, 276 pp. [landfill, leachate, treatment process].

Machado-Schiaffino, Prof. Dr. Gonzalo

Universität Konstanz, Spain
Field of research: Population genetics
Host: Prof. Dr. Axel Meyer Universität Konstanz
  • D. Campo, G. Machado-Schiaffino, J. Perez & E. Garcia-Vazquez: Phylogeny of the genus Merluccius based on mitochondrial and nuclear genes. In: Gene. 406(1-2), 2007, p. 171 - 179.

  • G. Machado-Schiaffino, E. Dopico & E. Garcia-Vazquez: Genetic variation losses in Atlantic salmon stocks created for supportive breeding. In: Aquaculture. 264, 2007, p. 59 - 65.

Madhuri, Dr. Gandikota


Field of research: Molecular biology
Host: Dr. Peter Huijser Max-Planck-Institut für Pflanzenzüchtungsforschung
  • Madhuri Gandikota, Birkenbihl Rainer P, Hohmann Susanne,Cardon Guillermo H, Saedler Heinz, Huijser Peter: The miRNA156/157 recognition element in the 3¿UTR of the Arabidopsis SBP box gene SPL3 prevents early flowering by translational inhibition in seedlings. In: The Plant Journal. 49(4), 2007, p. 683 - 693 [SPL3, SBP box gene, flowering, miR156, microRNA, post-transcriptional regulation.].

Malashichev, Dr. Yegor

St. Petersburg State University, Russian Federation
Field of research: Animal anatomy and animal morphology
Host: Prof. Dr. Bodo Christ Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
  • Michael Kostylev, Yegor Malashichev: Correlation of the shoulder girdle asymmetry with the limb skeleton asymmetry in Xenopus laevis. In: Doklady Biological Sciences. 416, 2007, p. 374 - 376 [skeletal asymmetry, behavioural lateralization, Xenopus laevis].

Marois, Dr. Eric

CNRS Institut de Biologie Moleculaire et Cellulaire, France
Field of research: Molecular biology
Host: Dr. Suzanne Eaton Max-Planck-Institut für molekulare Zellbiologie und Genetik
  • Eric Marois, Suzanne Eaton: pFRiPE, a vector for temporally and spatially controlled RNAi in Drosophila. In: Hedgehog signaling protocols. (Ed. Jamila Horabin) Totowa, New Jersey: Humana Press, 2007, p. 115 - 128 [RNA interference Drosophila development Inducible transgenic expression].

Mashanov, Dr. Vladimir Sergeevich

University of Puerto Rico, United States of America
Field of research: Development physiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Thomas Heinzeller Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)
  • Vladimir Sergeevich Mashanov Olga Zueva Thomas Heinzeller Beate Aschauer Igor Dolmatov: Developmetal origin of the adult nervous system in a holothurian: an attempt to unravel the enigma of neurogenesis in echinoderms. In: Evolution and Development. 9, 2007, p. 245 - 257 [echinoderms nervous system neurogenesis evolution].

Matousek, Dr. Jaroslav

The Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Czech Republic
Field of research: Plant genetics
Host: Prof. Dr. Detlev Riesner Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf
  • Jaroslav Matousek, P. Kozlova, L. Orctova, A. Schmitz, K. Pesina, O. Bannach, N. Diermann, G. Steger, D. Riesner: Accumulation of viroid-specific small RNAs and increase of nucleolytic activities linked to viroid-caused pathogenesis. In: Biological chemistry. 388, 2007, p. 1 - 13 [silencing, si RNA, GeneGun, biolistic inoculation].

  • Jaroslav Matousek, L. Orctova, J. Ptacek, J. Patzak, P. Dedic, G. Steger, D. Riesner: Experimental transmission of Pospiviroid populations to weed species characteristic for potato and hop fields. In: Journal of Virology. 81, 2007, p. 11891 - 11899 [PSTVd, HSVd, HLVd, GeneGun].

Maurino, Priv. Doz. Dr. Veronica

Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf, Germany
Field of research: Plant physiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Ulf-Ingo Flügge Universität zu Köln
  • Holger Fahnenstich, Mariana Saigo, Michaela Niessen, María Inés Zanor, Carlos Andreo, Alisdair Fernie, María Fabiana Drincovich, Ulf-Ingo Flügge and Verónica Graciela Maurino : Alteration of organic acid metabolism in Arabidopsis thaliana overexpressing the maize C4-NADP-malic enzyme causes accelerated senescence during extended darkness. In: Plant Physiology. 145, 2007, p. 640 - 652 [malate fumarate NADP-Malic enzyme dak-induced senescence carbon starvation].

Mayorga, Prof. Dr. Luis S.

Universidad Nacional de Cuyo, Argentina
Field of research: Cell biology, cytobiology
Host: Dr. Gareth Griffiths EMBL Heidelberg - European Molecular Biology Laboratory
  • Gareth Griffiths and Luis S. Mayorga: Phagosome proteomes open the way to a better understanding of phagosome function. In: Genome Biology. 8, 2007, p. 207 [phagocytosis phagosome intracellular transport].

McKay, Prof. Dr. Robert M.L.

Bowling Green State University, United States of America
Field of research: Marine microbiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Julie La Roche GEOMAR Helmholtz-Zentrum für Ozeanforschung Kiel
  • Ramkrishna Boyanapalli, George S. Bullerjahn, Christa Pohl, Peter L. Croot, Philip W. Boyd, Robert M.L. McKay: Luminescent whole-cell cyanobacterial bioreporter for measuring Fe availability in diverse marine environments. In: Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 73, 2007, p. 1019 [marine microbiology Baltic Sea bioreporter iron].

Meseko, Dr. Dr. Clement Adebajo

National Veterinary Research Institute, Germany
Field of research: Virology, virus and bacteriophages
Host: Dr. Anja Globig Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut Bundesforschungsinstitut für Tiergesundheit
  • Folorunso Fasina, Clement Meseko, Tony Joannis, Ismaila Shittu, Hussain Ularamu, Anthony Egbuji, Lanre Sulaiman, Nina Onyekonwu: Control versus no control: option for avian H5N1 in Nigeria. In: Zoonoses and Public Health. 54(4), 2007, p. 173 - 176 [Avian influenza H5N1, Control, Nigeria, Options].

Micali, Dr. O. Cristina

Health Canada, Canada
Field of research: Plant pathology, parasitology
Host: Prof. Dr. Ralph Panstruga Max-Planck-Institut für Pflanzenzüchtungsforschung
  • O. Cristina Micali, H. H. Cheung, S. Plenchette, S. L Hurley, P. Liston, E. C. LaCasse, R. G. Korneluk : Silencing of the XAF1 gene by promoter hypermethylation in cancer cells and reactivation to TRAIL-sensitization by IFN-beta. In: BMC Cancer. 7, 2007, p. 52 [cancer apoptosis inhibitors of apoptosis TRAIL].

  • Arora V., Cheung H. H., Plenchette S., Micali O. C., Liston P., Korneluk R. G: Degradation of Survivin by the XIAP-XAF1 Complex. In: Journal of Biological Chemistry. 282, 2007, p. 26202 - 26209 [Apoptosis, Xiap-Associated-Factor 1, Cancer].

Moss, Prof. Dr. Frank E.

University of Missouri-St. Louis, United States of America
Field of research: Biophysics of sensory cells
Host: Prof. Dr. Karlheinz Voigt Philipps-Universität Marburg
  • Frank E. Moss, R. Garcia, A. Nihongi, J. Rudi Strickler, S. Göller, U. Erdmann, L. Schimansky-Geier, I. M. Sokolov: Optimal foraging by zooplankton within patches: the case of Daphnia, doi:10.1016/j.mbs.2006.11.014. In: Mathematical Bioscience. 207, 2007, p. 165 - 188 [Daphnia, zooplankton, foraging strategy].

Myers, Prof. Dr. Eugene W.

Max-Planck-Institut für molekulare Zellbiologie und Genetik, Germany
Field of research: Informatics in biology, computer science in biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Kai L. Simons Max-Planck-Institut für molekulare Zellbiologie und Genetik
  • P. Medvedev, K. Georgiou, G. Myers, and M. Brudno: Computability Models of Sequence Assembly. In: Proc. Workshop on Algorithms in BioInformatics. 2007, p. 289 - 301.

  • D.J. Begun, A.K. Holloway, K. Stevenes, L.W. Hillier, Y.P. Poh, M.W. Hahn, P.M. Nista, C.D. Jones, A.D. Kern, C.N. Dewey, L.Pachter, E. Myers, and C.H. Langley: Population Genomics: Whole-Genome Analysis of Polymorphism and Divergence in Drosophila simulans. In: PLoS Biology. 5, 2007, p. 2534 - 2559.

  • M.M. Mwangi, S.W. Wu, Z. Yanjiao, K. Sieradzki, H. de Lencastre, P. Richardson, D. Bruce, E. Rubin, E. Myers, E.D. Siggia, and A. Tomasz: Tracking in vivo Evolution of Multidrug Resistance in S. aureus by Whole Genome Sequencing. In: PNAS. 104, 2007, p. 9451 - 9456.

  • C.D. Smith, R.C. Edgar, M.D. Yandell, D.R. Smith, S.E. Celniker, E.W. Myers, G.H. Karpen: Improved Repeat Identification and Masking in Dipterans. In: Gene. 389, 2007, p. 1 - 9.

  • H. Peng, F. Long , J. Zhou, G. Leung, M. Eisen and E.W. Myers: Automatic Image Analysis for Gene Expression Patterns of Fly Embryos. In: BMC Bioinformatics. 8, 2007, p. S7.

  • F. Long, H. Peng, and E. Myers: Automatic Segmentation of Nuclei in 3D Microscopy Images of C. Elegans. In: Proc. IEEE Symp. on Biomedical Imaging. 2007, p. 536 - 539.

  • H. Peng, F. Long, X. Liu, S. Kim, and E. Myers: Straightening Worm Images. In: Bioinformatics. 24, 2007, p. 234 - 242.

Niehuis, Prof. Dr. Oliver

Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg, Germany
Field of research: Evolution
Host: Prof. Dr. Jürgen Gadau Arizona State University
  • O Niehuis, AK. Judson, JH Werren, W Hunter, PM Dang, SE Dowd, B Grillenberger, LW Beukeboom, J Gadau: Species diagnostic single-nucleotide polymorphism and sequence-tagged site markers for the parasitic wasp genus Nasonia (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae). In: Journal of Economic Entomology. 100, 2007, p. 1033 - 1036 [applied entomology, pest control, taxonomy].

  • O Niehuis, A Hofmann, CM Naumann, B Misof: Evolutionary history of the burnet moth genus Zygaena Fabricius, 1775 (Lepidoptera: Zygaenidae) inferred from nuclear and mitochondrial sequence data: phylogeny, host-plant association, wing pattern evolution, and historical biogeography. In: Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. 92, 2007, p. 501 - 520 [phylogenetics, Lepidoptera].

  • B Misof, O Niehuis, I Bischoff, A Rickert, D Erpenbeck, A Staniczek: Towards an 18S phylogeny of hexapods: Accounting for group-specific character covariance in optimized mixed nucleotide/doublet models. In: Zoology. 110, 2007, p. 409 - 429 [phylogenetics, molecular evolution, insects].

  • O Niehuis, B Misof: Die Evolutionsgeschichte der Rotwidderchen-Gattung Zygaena: Phylogenie, Wirtspflanzen-Assoziation, Biogeographie. In: Berichte des naturwissenschaftlich-medizinischen Vereins Innsbruck, Supplementum. 17, 2007, p. 166 [Lepidoptera, phylogenetics].

Niemenak, Prof. Dr. Nicolas

Universite de Yaounde I, Cameroon
Field of research: Plant physiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Bernward Bisping Universität Hamburg
  • Jean-Luc Verdeil, Laurence Alemanno, Nicolas Niemenak and Timothy John Tranbarger : Pluripotent versus totipotent plant stem cells: dependence versus autonomy?. In: Trends in Plant Science . 12, 2007, p. 245 - 252 [Developmental biology].

Nikolic, Dr. Danko

Max-Planck-Institut für Hirnforschung, Germany
Field of research: Neurophysiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Wolf Singer Max-Planck-Institut für Hirnforschung
  • Danko Nikolic: Non-parametric detection of temporal order across pairwise measurements of time delays. In: Journal of Computational Neuroscience. 22 (1), 2007, p. 5 - 19 [Cross correlation - Phase offset - Temporal-order code - Transitivity - Additivity].

Nwanna, Prof. Dr. Lawrence

Federal University of Technology, Nigeria
Field of research: Applied marine biology, animal and plant production
Host: Prof. Dr. Carsten Schulz Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel
  • Lawrence Nwanna: Effect of supplemental phytase on growth, phosphorus digestibility and bone mineralization of common carp (Cyprinus carpio L). In: Aquaculture Research. 38, 2007, p. 1037 - 1044.

  • Lawrence Nwanna, R. Eisenreich, F.J. Schwarz: Effect of wet-incubation of dietary plant feedstuffs with phytases on growth and mineral digestibility by common carp (Cyprinus carpio L). In: ScienceDirect. 271, 2007, p. 461 - 468.

O'Connell, Prof. Dr. Michael

National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland
Field of research: Palaeobotany
Host: Prof. Dr. Achim Brauer Helmholtz-Zentrum Potsdam Deutsches GeoForschungsZentrum GFZ
  • Karen Molloy and Michael O'Connell: Fresh insights into long-term environmental change on the Aran Islands based on palaeoecological investigations of lake sediments from Inis Oírr . In: Journal of the Galway Archaeological and Historical Society. 59, 2007, p. 1 - 17 [Pollen Analysis; Holocene; Environmental change; Ireland; Vegetation dynamics].

  • J. Holmes, R. Jones, J.N. Haas, F. McDermott, K. Molloy, and M. O’Connell: Multi-proxy evidence for Holocene lake-level and salinity changes at An Loch Mór, a coastal lake on the Aran Islands, Western Ireland. In: Quaternary Science Reviews. 26, 2007, p. 2438 - 2462 [Holocene, lake-level change, sea-level change, chironomids, plant macrofossils, fossil pollen, Ireland].

  • Conor Newman, Michael O’Connell, Mary Dillon and Karen Molloy: Interpretation of charcoal and pollen data relating to a late Iron Age ritual site in eastern Ireland: a holistic approach . In: Vegetation History and Archaeobotany. 16, 2007, p. 349 - 365 [Pollen analysis, charcoal analysis, Iron Age, human impact, archaeology, Ireland].

Okada, Dr. Ryuichi


Field of research: Neurobiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Randolf Menzel Freie Universität Berlin
  • Ryuichi Okada, Jürgen Rybak, Gisela Manz, Randolf Menzel: Learning-related plasticity in PE1 and other mushroom body-extrinsic neurons in the honeybee brain. In: Journal of Neuroscience. 27, 2007, p. 11736 - 11747 [associative learning, associative plasticity, mushroom body, olfactory learning, extracellular recording, PE1 neuron].

Okonjo, Prof. Dr. Kehinde

University of Ibadan, Nigeria
Field of research: Biophysical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Alfred Maelicke MPI für Ernährungsphysiologie
  • Kehinde O. Okonjo, A. Temilade Adediji, Adedayo A. Fodeke, Omolara Adeboye, Chibuzo V. Ezeh: Transition of hemoglobin between two tertiary conformations: Determination of equilibrium and thermodynamic parameters from the reaction of 5,5'-dithiobis (2-nitrobenzoate) with the CysF9 [93] beta sulhydryl group. In: Biophysical Chemistry. 128, 2007, p. 56 - 62 [Tertiary structure transition of hemoglobin; Equilibrium and thermodynamic parameters; Ellman's reagent; Sulfhydryl groups].

Osman, Priv. Doz. Dr. Alaa

Al-Azhar University, Egypt
Field of research: Environmental protection, environmental toxicology
Host: Prof. Dr. Werner Kloas Leibniz-Institut für Gewässerökologie und Binnenfischerei (IGB)
  • Alaa Osman, Mekkawy I., Verreth J., Kirschbaum F., : Effects of lead nitrate on the activity of metabolic enzymes during early developmental stages of the African catfish Clarias gariepinus (Burchell, 1822). In: Fish Physiology and Biochemistry. 33, 2007, p. 1 - 13.

  • Alaa Osman, Wuertz S., Mekkawy I., Exner H., Kirschbaum F.,: Lead induced malformations in embryos of the African catfish Clarias gariepinus (Burchell, 1822). In: Environmental Toxicology. 22, 2007, p. 375 - 389.

Perez-del-Olmo, Dr. Ana

Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain
Field of research: Parasitology
Host: Prof. Dr. Bernd Sures Universität Duisburg-Essen
  • Ana Pérez-del-Olmo, Juan Antonio Raga, Aneta Kostadinova, Mercedes Fernández : Parasite communities in Boops boops (L.) (Sparidae) after the Prestige oil-spill: Detectable alterations. In: Marine Pollution Bulletin. 54, 2007, p. 266 - 276.

  • Ana Pérez-del-Olmo, Mercedes Fernández, David Ian Gibson, Juan Antonio Raga, Aneta Kostadinova: Descriptions of some unusual digeneans from Boops boops L. (Sparidae) and a complete checklist of its metazoan parasites. In: Systematic Parasitology. 66, 2007, p. 137 - 158.

Peters, Dr. Anne-Marie

Monash University, Australia
Field of research: Animal ecology and behavioural ecology
Host: Prof. Dr. Bart Kempenaers Max-Planck-Institut für Ornithologie
  • Anne Peters, Kaspar Delhey, Arild Johnsen, & Bart Kempenaers: The condition-dependent development of carotenoid-based and structural plumage in nestling blue tits: males and females differ. In: American Naturalist. 169, 2007, p. s122-136.

  • Kaspar Delhey, Anne Peters, Arild Johnsen & Bart Kempenaers: Fertilization success and UV ornamentation in blue tits Cyanistes caeruleus: correlational and experimental evidence. In: Behavioural Ecology. 18, 2007, p. 399 - 409.

  • Angelika Poesel, Torben Dabelsteen, Safi Darden, Kaspar Delhey & Anne Peters: Territorial responses of male blue tits, Cyanistes caeruleus, to UV-manipulated neighbours. In: Journal of Ornithology. 148(2), 2007, p. 179 - 187.

  • Kaspar Delhey, Anne Peters, Arild Johnson & Bart Kempenaers : Brood sex ratio and male UV ornamentation in blue tits (Cyanistes caeruleus): correlational evidence and an experimental test. In: Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 61, 2007, p. 853 - 862.

  • Kaspar Delhey, Anne Peters & Bart Kempenaers: Cosmetic coloration in birds: occurrence, function and evolution. In: American Naturalist. 169, 2007, p. s145 - 158.

Petkov, Dr. Christopher I.

University of Newcastle, United Kingdom
Field of research: Neurophysiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Nikos Logothetis Max-Planck-Institut für biologische Kybernetik
  • Christopher I. Petkov, Christoph Kayser, Mark Augath, Thomas Steudel and Nikos K. Logothetis: Functional imaging of organization and specialization in the monkey auditory cortex. In: Hearing Research. 229, 2007, p. 239 - 240 [fMRI, functional imaging, monkey, human, vocal recognition, vocalizations, speech, language, auditory cortex].

  • Christoph Kayser, Christopher I. Petkov, Mark Augath and Nikos K. Logothetis: Functional imaging reveals visual modulation of specific fields in auditory cortex. In: Journal of Neuroscience. 27, 2007, p. 1824 - 1835 [multisensory integration, auditory, visual, cross-sensory, cross-modal, multisensory, natural scenes, vocalizations, functional imaging, fMRI].

  • Christopher I. Petkov, Kevin N. O'Connor and Mitchell L. Sutter: Encoding of illusory continuity in primary auditory cortex. In: Neuron. 54, 2007, p. 153 - 165 [illusion, perceptual grouping, perceptual continuity, fill-in, induction, neurons, single units, neurophysiology, neuronal].

  • Christoph Kayser, Christopher I. Petkov, Nikos K. Logothetis: Tuning to sound frequency in auditory field potentials. In: Journal of Neurophysiology. 98, 2007, p. 1806 - 1809 [LFP, neurons, single units, electrophysiology, fMRI, imaging].

Ploug, Dr. Helle

Gothenburg University, Sweden
Field of research: Marine microbiology
Host: Dr. Dirk de Beer Max-Planck-Institut für Marine Mikrobiologie
  • Helle Ploug, Uta Passow: Direct measurements of diffusivity in diatom aggregates containing transparent exopolymer particles (TEP). In: Limnology and Oceanography. 52, 2007, p. 1 - 6 [Marine snow, phytoplankton aggregates, transparent exopolymer particles, apparent diffusivity, diffusion limitation, remineralization, vertical carbon and nutrient fluxes].

Ponte-Sucre, Prof. Dr. Alicia

Universidad Central de Venezuela, Venezuela
Field of research: Parasitology
Host: Mr August Stich Missionsärztliche Klinik Würzburg
  • Alicia Ponte-Sucre, Johan Faber,Tanja Gulder, Inga Kajahn, Sarah Pedersen, Martina Schultheis, Gerhard Bringmann, Heidrun Moll.: Activity of naphthylisoquinoline alkaloids and synthetic analogs against Leishmania major. In: Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy . 51, 2007, p. 188 - 194 [drug development, Leishmania, naphthylisoquinolines].

  • Mathias Muth, Verena Hoerr, Melanie Glaser, Alicia Ponte-Sucre, Heidrun Moll, August Stich, Ulrike Holzgrabe. : Antitrypanosomal Activity of Quaternary Naphthalimide Derivatives. In: Bioorganic Medicinal Chemistry Letters . 17, 2007, p. 1590 - 1593 [Parasitology, pharmacology, cell physiology].

  • Sonimar Natera, Claudia Machuca, Maritza. Padrón-Nieves, Amarilis Romero, Emilia. Diaz, Alicia Ponte-Sucre.: Leishmania s.p.: Proficiency of drug resistant parasites. In: International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents . 29, 2007, p. 637 - 642 [cell physiology, parasitology, pharmacology].

  • Alicia Ponte-Sucre. : Availability and applications of ATP-binding cassette (ABC) transporter blockers. In: Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology . 76, 2007, p. 279 - 286 [Cell physiology, parasitology, pharmacology].

  • C. R. Caffrey, J. Weismann, R.K. Swinerton, B. Kelly, A.T. Fafarman, M. Rodgers, L.W. Deady, J.A. Zorn, D. Walshe, A. Debnath, K. Land, J. Beauchene, K. Schreiber, F.E. Cohen, J.H. McKerrow, Y.M. Zhou, P. Doyle, H. Moll, Alicia Ponte-Sucre, T. Schirmeister, A. Saravanamuthu, A.H. Fairlamb, D. Steverding, B.C.H. May. : Bis-acridines as lead anti-parasitic agents: structure activity analysis of a discrete compound library in vitro. In: Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy . 51, 2007, p. 2164 - 2172 [cell physiology, parasitology, pharmacology].

  • Alicia Ponte-Sucre: Availability and applications of ATP-binding cassette (ABC) transporter blockers. In: Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology . 76, 2007, p. 279 - 286 [Chemotherapy, drug resistance, Leishmania, ABC transporters].

  • Padrón Nieves, M., Díaz, E., Romero, A., Machuca, C., Ponte-Sucre, A. : Valor pronóstico de los cambios fisiológicos asociados a la quimio-resistencia en Leishmania. In: Vitae, Academia Biomédica Digital, (http://vitae.ucv.ve/). 33, 2007, [Drug resistance, physiology, Leishmania].

Pospelov, Prof. Dr. Valery

Russian Academy of Sciences, Russian Federation
Field of research: Molecular biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Peter Herrlich Leibniz-Institut für Alternsforschung - Fritz-Lipmann-Institut e.V. (FLI)
  • Lianguzova, M.S., I.A. Chuykin, A.Nordheim and V.A. Pospelov: Phosphoinositide 3-Kinase inhibitor LY294002 but not serum withdrawal suppresses proliferation of murine embryonic stem cells. In: Cell Biol Internat. 31, 2007, p. 330 - 337 [murine embryonic stem cells; PI3K cascade].

  • A.M. Nelyudova, N.D. Aksenov, V.A. Pospelov, T.V. Pospelova: By blocking apoptosis, Bcl-2 in p38-dependent manner promotes cell cycle arrest and accelerated senescence after DNA damage and serum withdrawal. In: Cell Cycle. 6, 2007, p. 2171 - 2177 [Bcl-2; cell cycle control; senescence; E1A+Ras transformed cells].

Presgraves, Dr. Daven

University of Rochester, United States of America
Field of research: Population genetics
Host: Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Stephan Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)
  • Daven Presgraves, Wolfgang Stephan: Pervasive Adaptive Evolution among Interactors of the Drosophila Hybrid Inviability Gene, Nup96. In: Mol. Biol. Evol.. 24 (1), 2007, p. 306 - 314 [Drosophila, hybrid inviability, hybrid incompatibility, speciation].

Radjasa, Prof. Dr. Ocky Karna

Universitas Diponegoro, Indonesia
Field of research: Marine microbiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Johannes Imhoff Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel
  • Sukarmi and Ocky Karna Radjasa: Bioethical Consideration in the Search for Bioactive Compounds from Reef's Invertebrates. In: J. of Applied Sciences. 7 (8), 2007, p. 1235 - 1238 [Bioethics, bioactive compounds, coral reef, invertebrates].

  • Ocky Karna Radjasa, .Torben. Martens., Hans-Peter. Grossart., T. Brinkoff., Agus. Sabdono., and Meinhard. Simon: Antagonistic activity of a marine bacterium Pseudoalteromonas luteoviolacea TAB4.2 associated with coral Acropora sp. In: J. Biol. Sci. 7, 2007, p. 239 - 246 [Acropora sp., antagonistic activity, Pseudoalteromonas].

  • Ocky Karna Radjasa, SIO. Salasia., Agus Sabdono., Jutta Wiese, Johannes. F. Imhoff., C. Lämmler and Mike.J. Risk: Antibacterial activity of marine bacterium Pseudomonas sp. associated with soft coral Sinularia polydactyla against Streptococcus equi subsp. zooepidemicus. In: Int. J. Pharmacol. 3, 2007, p. 170 - 174 [Sinularia polydactyla, soft coral, Pseudomonas, Streptococcus].

  • Ocky Karna Radjasa, Agus Sabdono, Junaedi, and Elena Zocchi: Richness of secondary metabolite-producing marine bacteria associated with sponge Haliclona sp. In: Int. J. Pharmacol.. 3, 2007, p. 275 - 279 [Haliclona sp, sponge, richness, secondary metabolite, marine bacteria].

  • Ocky Karna Radjasa, Dewi Nasima, Agus Sabdono, Kumiko Kita-Tsukamoto and Kouichi Ohwada: Characterization of psychrotrophic bacteria from sea waters of Makassar Strait, Indonesia. In: J. Biol. Sci.. 7, 2007, p. 658 - 662 [Psychrotropic bacteria, Makassar Strait, Indonesia].

  • Agus Sabdono, Ocky Karna Radjasa, Mike J. Risk., S. Kang., H-G. Hur., Hans-Peter. Grossart., and Meinhard Simon.: Presence and Toxicity of 2,4-D Herbicide in Coral Galaxea fascicularis of Java Coast, Indonesia. In: Res. J. Environ. Toxicol. . 1, 2007, p. 71 - 77 [2,4-D pesticide, Galaxea fascicularis, Java Coast, Indonesia].

Ramakrishnan, Dr. Muthu


Field of research: Biophysical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Derek Marsh Max-Planck-Institut für biophysikalische Chemie (Karl-Friedrich-Bonhoeffer-Institut)
  • Poduslo, J..F., Ramakrishnan, M., Holasek, S. S., Ramirez-Alvarado, M., Gilles, E. J., Curran, G.L., Wengenack, T.M.: In Vivo Targeting of Antibody Fragments to the Nervous System for Alzheimer¿s Disease Immunotherapy and Molecular Imaging of Amyloid Plaques. In: J. Neurochem.. 102, 2007, p. 420 - 433 [Alzheimer's Disease, MRI contrast agent, antibody targeting, brain drug delivery].

Ranathunge, Dr. Kosala M.

University of Guelph, Canada
Field of research: Plant physiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Lukas Schreiber Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
  • T. Raymond, X Fang, Kosala M Ranathunge, TR Anderson, CA Peterson and MA Bernards: Soybean (Glycine max L.) root suberin: anatomical distribution, chemical composition and relationship to partial resistance to Phytophthora sojae. In: Plant Physiology. 144, 2007, p. 299 - 311.

Rankin Rodriguez, Dr. Rosa

Universidad de la Habana, Cuba
Field of research: Plant systematology and evolution
Host: Prof. Dr. Werner Greuter Freie Universität Berlin
  • González-Torres, L.R., Leiva Sánchez, A.T., Rankin Rodríguez, R. & Palmarola Bejerano, A. (ed.) : Categorización preliminar de taxones de la flora de Cuba –Jardín Botánico Nacional, Universidad de La Habana, La Habana. ISBN 978-959-250-375-5. Editorial Feijóo. , 2007.

  • Greuter, W. & Rankin Rodríguez, R. (ed.) : Flora de la República de Cuba, Serie A. Plantas Vasculares. Fascículo 12. Orchidaceae I (Parte General), por H. Dietrich; Orchidaceae II (Pleurothallidinae, 1), por H. Stenzel. Liechtenstein: A. R. Gantner Verlag KG, Ruggell, 2007, [iv +114 + 152 pp] pp.

  • Greuter, W. & Rankin Rodríguez, R. (ed.): Flora de la República de Cuba, Serie A. Plantas Vasculares. Fascículo 13. Malvaceae por F. Areces. Liechtenstein: A. R. Gantner Verlag KG, Ruggell, 2007, [iv +228 pp] pp.

  • Köhler, E. & Rankin, R.: Buxaceae. In: Categorización preliminar de taxones de la flora de Cuba. . (Ed. González-Torres LR., Leiva Sánchez AT, Rankin Rodríguez R, Palmarola Bejerano A. (ed)) Editorial Feijóo, 2007, p. 8 - 9.

  • Rankin, R. & Greuter, W. : Brassicacea. In: Categorización preliminar de taxones de la flora de Cuba. . (Ed. In González-Torres LR., Leiva Sánchez AT, Rankin Rodríguez R, Palmarola Bejerano A. (ed)) Editorial Feijóo, 2007, p. 7.

  • Rankin, R. : Aristolochiaceae, Capparaceae, Cleomaceae, Polygalaceae. In: Categorización preliminar de taxones de la flora de Cuba. . (Ed. In González-Torres LR., Leiva Sánchez AT, Rankin Rodríguez R, Palmarola Bejerano A. (ed)) Editorial Feijóo, 2007.

Reddy, Prof. Dr. Gadi Venkata Prasad

Montana State University, United States of America
Field of research: Biological pest control
Host: Prof. Dr. Konrad Dettner Universität Bayreuth
  • Gadi V.P.Reddy: Improved semiochemical-based trapping method for old-house borer, Hylotrupes bajulus (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae). In: Environmental Entomology. 36 (2), 2007, p. 281 - 286 [Pheromones, behavior, Coleoptera, Cerambycidae, Hylotrupes bajulus].

Resa Infante, Dr. Patricia

European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), Germany
Field of research: Virology, virus and bacteriophages
Host: Prof. Dr. Gülsah Gabriel Universität Hamburg
  • Resa-Infante P, Scheller N, de la Luna S, Galao RP, Albrecht M, Kaestner L, Lipp P, Lengauer T, Meyerhans A, Díez J : Identification of PatL1, a human homolog to yeast P body component Pat1. In: Biochimica et Biophysica Acta. 1773(12):1786-92 . 2007.

Rosas, Prof. Dr. Alejandro

Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Colombia
Field of research: Evolution
Host: Prof. Dr. Marcus Willaschek Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main
  • Alejandro Rosas: El entorno ancestral de las normas de equidad. In: Filosofía Darwinismo y Evolución. (Ed. Alejandro Rosas) Bogotá: Universidad Nacional de Colombia, 2007, p. 275 - 312 [Human Evolution, evolution of fairness, norms, group selection, paternal investment, sexual selection, ].

  • Alejandro Rosas: Beyond the sociobiological dilemma: Social emotions and the evolution of morality. In: Zygon . 42 (3), 2007, p. 685 - 699 [altruism; Charles Darwin; group selection; morality; selfish-gene theory; social emotions; sociobiology; Robert Trivers].

  • Alejandro Rosas: La emociones morales como adaptaciones para la cooperación en dilemas sociales. In: Ludus Vitalis . 28 (2), 2007, p. 97 - 118 [Altruism, anomalies, cooperation, emotions, evolution, experimental economics, norms, punishment, selfishness, social dilemmas, temporal discounting].

Rödl, Dr. Thomas

Technische Universität München, Germany
Field of research: Behavioural physiology, ethology
Host: Prof. Dr. Martin Wikelski Princeton University
  • Thomas Rödl, Silke Berger, L. Michael Romero, Martin Wikelski: Tameness and stress physiology in a predator-naïve island species confronted with novel predation threat. In: Proceedings of the Royal Society B. 274, 2007, p. 577 - 582 [anti-predator behaviour, corticosterone, endocrinology, HPA stress axis, island biogeography, Galapagos].

  • Silke Berger, Martin Wikelski, L. Michael Romero, Elisabeth K. V. Kalko, Thomas Rödl: Behavioral and physiological adjustments to new predation threat in an endemic island species, the Galápagos marine iguana. In: Hormones and Behavior. 52, 2007, p. 653 - 663 [behavioral biology, ecological physiology, island biology, conservation biology ].

Santos de Freitas, Prof. Dr. Monica

Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ), Brazil
Field of research: Biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Hartmut Oschkinat Leibniz-Institut für Molekulare Pharmakologie (FMP)
  • Monica Santos de Freitas Luciane Pinto Gaspar Marcos Lorenzoni Fabio C L Almeida Luzineide W Tinoco Marcius S Almeida Lenize F Maia Leo Degreve Ana Paula Valente Jerson Lima da Silva: Structure of the Ebola fusion peptide in a membrane-mimetic environment and the interaction with lipid rafts. In: The Journal of Biological Chemistry. 282, 2007, p. 27306 - 27314 [Ebola virus Fusion peptide Lipid rafts Membrane interaction].

Schmeer, Dr. Christian Walter Georges

Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena, Germany
Field of research: Neurobiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Stefan Isenmann Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena
  • Christian Walter Georges Schmeer, Alexandra Kretz, Stefan Isenmann: Therapeutic potential of 3-Hydroxy-3-Methylglutaryl Coenzyme A reductase inhibitors for the treatment of retinal and eye diseases. In: CNS & Neurological Disorders - Drug Targets. 6, 2007, p. 282 - 287 [Statin, retina, eye diseases, neuroprotection, cholesterol, isoprenylation].

Schnier, Dr. Joachim

University of California, Davis, United States of America
Field of research: Genetics
Host: Prof. Dr. Terrance Leighton University of California, Berkeley
  • R Maselli, H Dris, J Schnier, J Cockrell, R Wollmann: Congenital myasthenic syndrome caused by two non-N88K rapsyn mutations. . In: Clin Genet. . 72, 2007, p. 63 - 65 [myasthenia gravis, rapsyn, mutation].

Schnurbusch, Dr. habil. Thorsten

Leibniz-Institut für Pflanzengenetik und Kulturpflanzenforschung (IPK), Germany
Field of research: Molecular genetics
Host: Prof. Dr. Peter Langridge University of Adelaide
  • Tim Sutton, Ute Baumann, Julie Hayes, Nicolas C. Collins, Bu-Jun Shi, Thorsten Schnurbusch, Alison Hay, Gwen Mayo, Margret Pallotta, Mark Tester, Peter Langridge : Boron-toxicity tolerance in barley arising from efflux transporter amplification. In: Science. 318, 2007, p. 1446 - 1449.

  • Livia Tommasini, Thorsten Schnurbusch, Fabio Mascher, Dario Fossati, Beat Keller : Association mapping and validation of Stagonospora nodorum blotch resistance in modern European winter wheat. In: Theor Appl Genetics. 115, 2007, p. 697 - 708.

  • Thorsten Schnurbusch, Nicolas C. Collins, Russell F. Eastwood, Tim Sutton, Stephen P. Jefferies, Peter Langridge : Fine mapping and targeted SNP survey using rice-wheat gene colinearity in the region of the Bo1 boron toxicity tolerance locus of bread wheat. In: Theor Appl Genetics. 115, 2007, p. 451 - 461.

  • Kuldeep Singh, M. Ghai, M. Garg, P. Chhuneja, Thorsten Schnurbusch, Beat Keller, H.S. Dhaliwal: An integrated molecular linkage map of diploid wheat based on a Triticum boeoticum × T. monococcum RIL population. In: Theor Appl Genetics. 115, 2007, p. 301 - 312.

Schupp, Prof. Dr. Peter

Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg, Germany
Field of research: Ecology
Host: Prof. Dr. Peter Steinberg University of New South Wales
  • Carsten Thoms and Peter J Schupp: Chemical defense strategies in sponges: a review. In: Porifera research: biodiversity, innovation and sustainability. (Ed. Custódio MR, Lôbo-Hajdu G, Hajdu E, Muricy G ) Rio de Janeiro: Museu Nacional, 2007, p. 627 - 637 [sponges porifera chemical defense].

  • Sofia Ortlepp, Martin Sjogren, Mia Dahlstrom, Horst Weber, Rainer Ebel, RuAngelie Edrada, Carsten Thoms, Peter Schupp, Lars Bohlin, Peter Proksch: Antifouling Activity of Bromotyrosine-Derived Sponge Metabolites and Synthetic Analogues. In: Marine Biotechnology. 9, 2007, p. 776 - 785 [antifouling Balanus improvisus bastadins bastadin analogues bromotyrosine derivatives natural products].

Schöning, Dr. Caspar

Freie Universität Berlin, Germany
Field of research: Animal ecology and behavioural ecology
Host: Prof. Dr. Jacobus J. Boomsma University of Copenhagen
  • Caspar Schöning, Darren Ellis, Andrew Fowler, Volker Sommer: Army ant availability and consumption by chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes vellerosus) at Gashaka / Nigeria. In: Journal of Zoology. 271, 2007, p. 125 - 133 [chimpanzee, Formicidae, Dorylinae, insectivory, myrmecophagy, food preference].

  • Daniel Kronauer, Caspar Schöning, Lars Vilhelmsen, Jacobus Boomsma: A molecular phylogeny of Dorylus army ants provides evidence for multiple evolutionary transitions in foraging niche. In: BMC Evolutionary Biology . 7, 2007, p. 56 [phylogeny, Dorylinae, sequence data, COI, COII, wingless, male-worker association, worker morphology].

  • Caspar Schöning, Mark Moffett: Driver ants invading a termite nest - why do the most catholic predators of all seldom take this abundant prey?. In: Biotropica. 39, 2007, p. 663 - 667 [army ants, Dorylus (Anomma) rubellus, fungus-growing termites, Lanchester battles, Macrotermes subhyalinus].

Shannan, Dr. Batool

Universitätsklinikum Essen, Germany
Field of research: Cell biology, cytobiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Rima Obeid Universität des Saarlandes
  • Batool Shannan, Markus Seifert, David Boothman, Wolfgang Tilgen, Joerg Reichrtah: Clusterin over-expression modulates proapoptotic and antiproliferative effects of 1,25(OH)2D3 in prostate cancer cells in vitro. In: J Steriod Biochem Mol Biol. 103, 2007, p. 721 - 725 [Clusterin, LNCaP, vitamin D3, antiproliferative effects].

Sicard, Dr. Mathieu

Universite de Poitiers, France
Field of research: Parasitology
Host: Prof. Dr. Hinrich von der Schulenburg Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
  • Mathieu Sicard, Sebastian Hering, Rebecca Schulte, Sophie Gaudriault, Hinrich Schulenburg: The effect of Photorhabdus luminescens (Enterobacteriaceae) on the survival, development, reproduction and behaviour of Caenorhabditis elegans (Nematoda: Rhabditidae. In: Environmental Microbiology. 9, 2007, p. 12 - 25.

Sohlenkamp, Dr.-Ing. Christian

Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico
Field of research: Microbiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Otto Geiger Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico
  • Sohlenkamp, C., Galindo-Lagunas, K. A., Guan, Z., Vinuesa, P., Robinson, S., Thomas-Oates, J., Raetz, C. R. H., and O. Geiger. : The lipid lysyl- phosphatidylglycerol in is present in membranes of Rhizobium tropici CIAT899 and confers increased resistance to polymyxin B under acidic growth conditions. . In: Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions. 20, 2007, p. 1421 - 1430.

  • Medeot, D. B., C. Sohlenkamp, O. Geiger, M. B. García, and I. M. López-Lara. : Phosphatidylcholine function in rhizobial strains nodulating peanut: genes and enzymatic activities. . In: Biocell. 31, 2007, p. 134.

Spielmann, Dr. Tobias

Bernhard-Nocht-Institut für Tropenmedizin (BNI), Germany
Field of research: Parasitology
Host: Prof. Dr. Bernhard Fleischer Bernhard-Nocht-Institut für Tropenmedizin (BNI)
  • Jackson KE,Spielmann T,Hanssen E,Adisa A, Separovic F, Dixon MW, Trenholme KR,Hawthorne PL, Gardiner DL, Gilberger T, Tilley L. : Selective permeabilization of the host cell membrane of Plasmodium falciparum-infected red blood cells with streptolysin O and equinatoxin II. In: Biochemical Journal. 403(1), 2007, p. 167 - 175 [Malaria Cell Biology].

Stojanovski, Dr. Diana

La Trobe University, Australia
Field of research: Cell biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Nikolaus Pfanner Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
  • Chris Meisinger, Sylvia Pfannschmidt, Michael Rissler, Dusanka Milenkovic, Thomas Becker, Diana Stojanovski, Matther J Youngman, Robert E Jensen, Agnieszka Chacinska, Bernard Guiard, Nikolaus Pfanner, Nils Wiedemann: The morphology proteins Mdm12/Mmm1 function in the major beta-barrel assembly pathway of mitochondria. In: EMBO J. 26, 2007, p. 2229 - 2239 [Mdm10, mitochondria, protein sorting, SAM complex, Saccharomyces cerevisae].

  • Diana Stojanovski, Nikolaus Pfanner, Nils Wiedemann: Import of Proteins into Mitochondria. In: Methods in Cell Biology. Mitochondria 2nd Edition.. (Ed. Liza A Pon, Eric A Schon) USA: Academic Press, 2007, p. 783 - 805 [mitochondria, protein import].

  • Dusanka Milenkovic, Judith M Müller, Diana Stojanovski, Nikolaus Pfanner, Agnieszka Chacinska : Diverse mechanisms and machineries for import if mitochondrial proteins. In: Biol. Chem.. 388, 2007, p. 891 - 897 [mitochondrial import, protein assebly, TOM, SAM, MIA, TIM].

  • Reinders, J., Wagner, K., Zahedi, R.P., Stojanovski, D., Eyrich, B., van der Laan, M., Rehling, P., Sickmann, A., Pfanner, N., & Mesinger, C. : Profiling phosphoproteins of yeast mitochondria reveals a role of phosphorylation in assembly of the ATP synthase. In: Mol. Cell Proteomics.. 6, 2007, p. 1896 - 1906 [mitochondria, phosphorylation, ATP synthase].

  • Thomas Becker, Sylvia Pfannschmidt, Bernard Guiard, Diana Stojanovski, Dusanka Milenkovic, Stephan Kutik, Nikolaus Pfanner, Chris Meisinger, and Nils Wiedemann.: Biogenesis of the mitochondrial TOM complex: Mim1 promotes insertion and assembly of signal anchored receptors. In: J. Biol. Chem.. 283, 2007, p. 120 - 127 [mitochondrial import, mitochondrial outer membrane assembly, TOM].

  • Diana Stojanovski, Bernard Guiard, Vera Kozjak-Pavlovic, Nikolaus Pfanner and Chris Meisinger. : Alternative function for the mitochondrial SAM complex in biogenesis of α-helical TOM proteins. In: J. Cell Biol.. 179, 2007, p. 881 - 893 [mitochondrial import, mitochondrial outer membrane assembly, TOM, SAM, Tom22].

Stoynov, Dr. Stoyno

Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria
Field of research: Molecular biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Adrian Francis Stewart Technische Universität Dresden
  • Rayna Kraeva, Dragomir Krastev, Assen Roguev, Anna Ivanova, Marina Nedelcheva-Veleva, Stoyno Stoynov: Stability of mRNA/DNA and DNA/DNA duplexes affects mRNA transcription. In: PLOS ONE. 2, 2007, p. e290 [transcription,mRNA/DNA,DNA/DNA,thermodinamic stability ].

Sumbayev, Prof. Dr. Vadim

University of Kent at Medway, United Kingdom
Field of research: Biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Bernhard Brüne Technische Universität Kaiserslautern
  • Vadym Sumbayev, Inna Yasinska: Mechanisms of hypoxic signal transduction regulated by reactive nitrogen species. In: Scand. J Immunol. 65, 2007, p. 399 - 406 [Hypoxia, nitric oxide, apoptosis, inflammation].

  • Jacob Ask Hansen, Vadym Sumbayev, Kurt Gothelf: An electrochemical sensor based on the human estrogen receptor ligand binding domain. In: NANO Letters. 7, 2007, p. 2831 - 2834 [Oestrogen receptors, endocrine disruptors, biosensors].

Takeshita, Dr. Norio

University of Tsukuba, Japan
Field of research: Molecular biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Reinhard Fischer Universität Karlsruhe (TH)
  • Norio Takeshita, Kay Vienken, Anne Rolbetzki, Reinhard Fischer: The Aspergillus nidulans putative kinase, KfsA (kinase for septation), plays a role in septation and is required for efficient asexual spore formation. In: Fungal Genetics and Biology. 44, 2007, p. 1205 - 1214 [Aspergillus, Hyphal growth, Septation initiation network;SIN; MEN].

Tavernarakis, Dr. Nektarios

Foundation for Research and Technology - HELLAS (FO.R.T.H.), Greece
Field of research: Neurobiology

  • Syntichaki P, Troulinaki K, Tavernarakis N.: eIF4E function in somatic cells modulates ageing in Caenorhabditis elegans. In: Nature. 445, 2007, p. 922 - 926.

Tishkov, Prof. Dr. Vladimir I.

Moscow M.V. Lomonosov State University, Russian Federation
Field of research: Biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Vlada B. Urlacher Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf
  • Dmitry M. Hushpulian, Andrey A. Poloznikov, Pavel A. Savitski, Alexandra M. Rozhkova, Tatyana A. Chubar, Victoriya A. Fechina, L. Mark Lagrimini, Vladimir I. Tishkov, Irina G.Gazaryan: Biocatalytic properties of recombinant tobacco peroxidase in chemiluminescent reaction. In: Biocatalysis and Biotransformation. 25(2-4), 2007, p. 163 - 170 [recombinant tobacco peroxidase site directed mutagenesis chemiluminescent assay].

Tiunov, Dr. Alexei V.

Russian Academy of Sciences, Russian Federation
Field of research: Ecology
Host: Prof. Dr. Stefan Scheu Technische Universität Darmstadt
  • Alexei V. Tiunov: Stable isotopes of carbon and nitrogen in soil ecological studies. In: Biology Bulletin. 34(4), 2007, p. 395 - 407 [Stable isotopes, 13C, 15N, food webs, soil community, ecology, methods].

  • A.E. Anichkin, N.V. Belyaeva, I.G. Dovgobrod, Yu.B. Shveenkova, A.V. Tiunov: Soil microarthropods and macrofauna in monsoon tropical forests of Cat Tien and Bi Dup-Nui Ba national parks, Southern Vietnam. In: Biology Bulletin. 34(5), 2007, p. 498 - 506 [Monsoon tropical forest, soil communities, collembolans, termites, macrofauna, South-East Asia].

Todorova, Prof. Dr. Albena

Medical University, Bulgaria
Field of research: Human genetics, medical genetics
Host: Prof. Dr. Jürgen Horst Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
  • Bogdanova N, Markoff A, Eisert R, Wermes C, Pollmann H, Todorova A, Chlystun M, Nowak-Gottl U, Horst J.: Spectrum of molecular defects and mutation detection rate in patients with mild and moderate hemophilia A. (2007) Hum Mutat. 28(1):54-60. . In: Human Mutation. 28, 2007, p. 54 - 60 [haemophilia A, Factor VIII gene, mutations, promoter].

  • Albena Todorova, B. Georgieva, I. Tournev, T. Todorov, N. Bogdanova, V. Mitev, CR Mueller, I. Kremensky, J. Horst : А large deletion and novel point mutations in the calpain 3 gene (CAPN3) in Bulgarian LGMD2A patients. In: Neurogenetics. 8, 2007, p. 225 - 229.

  • N. Bogdanova, J. Horst, M. Chlystun, P.J. Croucher, A. Nebel, A. Bohring, Albena Todorova, S. Schreiber , V. Gerke, M. Krawczak, A. Markoff : A common haplotype of the annexin A5 (ANXA5) gene promoter is associated with recurrent pregnancy loss. In: Hum Mol Genet.. 16(5), 2007, p. 573 - 578.

Tracey, Prof. Dr. David

, Switzerland
Field of research: Neurobiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Hans Gerrit ten Bruggencate Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)
  • Smith, F.M., Haskelberg, H., Tracey, D.J. and Moalem-Taylor G.: Role of histamine H(3) and H(4) receptors in mechanical hyperalgesia following peripheral nerve injury. In: Neuroimmunomodulation. 14, 2007, p. 317 - 325 [neuropathic pain].

  • Li, M., Peake, P., Charlesworth, J., Tracey, D.J. and Moalem-Taylor, G. : Peripheral complement contributes to leukocyte recruitment and neuropathic pain following peripheral nerve injury. In: European Journal of Neuroscience. 26, 2007, p. 3486 - 3500 [neuropathic pain, complement].

  • Evans, S., Moalem-Taylor, G. & Tracey, D.J. : Pain and endometriosis. In: Pain. 132S1, 2007, p. S22 - S25 [neuropathic pain, endometriosis].

Traynor, Kirsten Shoshanna

Arizona State University, United States of America
Field of research: Animal genetics
Host: Dr. Otto Boecking Niedersächsisches Landesamt für Verbraucherschutz und Lebensmittelsicherheit
  • Arne Simon, Kirsten Traynor, Kai Santos, Gisela Blaser, Udo Bode and Peter Molan : Medical Honey for Wound Care Still the 'Latest Resort'?. In: Evidenced-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine. nem175, 2007, p. 1 - 9 [Medical honey, wound care, MRSA].

Tsuneto, Dr. Motokazu


Field of research: Biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Fritz Melchers Max-Planck-Institut für Infektionsbiologie
  • Hidetoshi Yamazaki, Motokazu Tsuneto, Miya Yoshino, Kenichi Yamamura, Shin-Ichi Hayashi: Potential of dental mesenchymal cells in developing teeth. In: Stem cells. 25, 2007, p. 78 - 87 [Neural crest, mesenchymal stem cell,].

Tzagoloff, Prof. Dr. Alexander A.

Columbia University, United States of America
Field of research: Biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Walter Neupert Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)
  • Xiaomei Zeng, Walter Neupert, Alexander A. Tzagoloff: The metalloprotease encoded by ATP23 has a dual function in processing and assembly of subunit 6 of mitochondrial ATPase. In: Molecular Biology of the Cell. 18, 2007, p. 617 - 626 [Yeast genetics, Molecular genetics, Biochemistry, Mitochondrial Biogenesis].

Vaca-Dominguez, Dr. Luis Alfonso

Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico
Field of research: Biophysical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Franz Hofmann Technische Universität München
  • Luz-Madrigal Agustín, Carmen Clapp, Jorge Aranda, and Luis Vaca : Selective gene transfer into the retina vasculature using recombinant baculovirus carrying a human FLT-1 promoter. In: Virology Journal. 18, 2007, p. 80 - 88.

Vadivel, Dr. Vellingiri

Sastra University, India
Field of research: Botany
Host: Prof. Dr. Hans Konrad Biesalski Universität Hohenheim
  • Vellingiri Vadivel and Muthiah Pugalenthi: L-Dopa (L-3,4-Dihydroxy-phenylalanine): A non-protein toxic amino acid in Mucuna pruriens seeds. In: Food. 1, 2007, p. 322 - 343.

  • Vijayakumari, K., Pugalenthi, M. and Vadivel, V. : Effect of soaking and hydrothermal processing methods on the levels of antinutrients and in vitro protein digestibility of Bauhinia purpurea L. seeds. In: Food Chemistry. . 103, 2007, p. 968 - 975.

  • Vadivel, V. and Pugalenthi, M. : Analysis of variability in the seed storage proteins of Mucuna pruriens var. utilis by using SDS- PAGE. In: Seed Research. . 35, 2007, p. 210 - 214.

Varghese, Dr. Jishy

Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER-TVM), India
Field of research: Molecular biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Stephen Cohen EMBL Heidelberg - European Molecular Biology Laboratory
  • Jishy Varghese, Stephen Cohen: microRNA miR-14 acts to modulate a positive autoregulatory loop controlling steroid hormone signaling in Drosophila. In: Genes and Development . 21, 2007, p. 2277 - 2282 [microRNA, Drosophila, steroid hormones, feed back regulation].

Vazquez-Rodriguez, Dr. Enrique

Instituto Venezolano de Investigaciones Cientificas, Venezuela
Field of research: Neurophysiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Hans-Georg Schaible Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena
  • Enrique Vazquez, William Escobar, Karla Ramirez, Horacio Vanegas: A nonopioid analgesic acts upon the PAG-RVM axis to reverse inflammatory hyperalgesia . In: European Journal of Neuroscience. 25, 2007, p. 471 - 479 [central sensitization; COX; descending pain control; NSAIDs].

Vierling, Prof. Dr. Elizabeth


Field of research: Plant biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Mark Stitt Max-Planck-Institut für molekulare Pflanzenphysiologie
  • S. Kotak, Elizabeth Vierling, H. Bäumlein, P. von Koskull-Döring: A novel transcriptional cascade regulating heat stress proteins during seed development in Arabidopsis. In: Plant Cell. 19, 2007, p. 182 - 195 [small heat shock proteins, heat shock transcription factor, ABI3 ].

Vispo, Dr. Nelson Francisco Santiago

Yachay Tech University, Ecuador
Field of research: Molecular biology
Host: Dr. Christian J. Buchholz Paul-Ehrlich-Institut (PEI)
  • Berlanga J, Cibrian D, Guevara L, Dominguez H, Alba JS, Seralena A, Guillén G, López-Mola E, López-Saura P, Rodriguez A, Perez B, Garcia D, Vispo NS.: Growth-hormone-releasing peptide 6 (GHRP6) prevents oxidant cytotoxicity and reduces myocardial necrosis in a model of acute myocardial infarction. . In: Clin Sci (Lond). . 112, 2007, p. 241 - 250.

  • López-Requena A, De Acosta CM, Moreno E, González M, Puchades Y, Talavera A, Vispo NS, Vázquez AM, Pérez R. : Gangliosides, Ab1 and Ab2 antibodies I. Towards a molecular dissection of an idiotype-anti-idiotype system. In: Mol Immunol. . 44, 2007, p. 423 - 433 [Monoclonal antibody; H-CDR3; N-Glycolyl neuraminic acid; Idiotype].

Volkov, Prof. Dr. Roman

Chernivtsi National University, Ukraine
Field of research: Genetics
Host: Prof. Dr. Vera Hemleben Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen
  • Roman A. Volkov, Nataliya Y. Komarova, Vera Hemleben: Ribosomal DNA in plant hybrids: inheritance, rearrangement, expression. In: Systematics & Biodiversity. 5, 2007, p. 261 - 276 [allopolyploidy, epigenetics, repeated sequences, genome rearrangement, nucleolar dominance].

  • V. Hemleben, A. Kovarik, R.A. Torres-Ruiz, R.A. Volkov, T. Beridze: Plant highly repeated satellite DNA: molecular evolution, distribution and use for identification of hybrids. In: Systematics and Biodiversity. 5, 2007, p. 277 - 289 [hybridisation, satellite DNA].

Weissman-Sourmail, Dr. Kira Juliet

, France
Field of research: Biosynthesis
Host: Prof. Dr. Rolf Müller Universität des Saarlandes
  • Yasser A Elnakady, Manfred Rohde, Florenz, Christina Backes, Andreas Keller, Hans-Peter Lenhof, Kira J Weissman & Rolf Müller: Evidence for the mode of action of the highly cytotoxic Streptomyces polyketide kendomycin. In: ChemBioChem. 8, 2007, p. 1261 - 1272 [Biochemistry Drug Discovery Mode-of-Action Polyketide Streptomyces].

  • Shwan Rachid, Daniel Krug, Kira J Weissman & Rolf Müller: Biosynthesis of (R)-beta-tyrosine and its incorporation into the highly cytotoxic chondramides produced by Chondromyces crocatus. In: Journal of Biological Chemistry. 282, 2007, p. 21810 - 21817 [Myxobacteria Natural product Non-proteinogenic amino acid Chondramides].

  • Susanne Schneicker, et al. and Kira J Weissman: Complete genome sequence of the myxobacterium Sorangium cellulosum. In: Nature Biotechnology. 25, 2007, p. 1281 - 1289 [Genomics Myxobacteria Secondary Metabolism Sorangium cellulosum].

Wiermer, Dr. Marcel

Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Germany
Field of research: Pure research in plant biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Brian Edward Ellis University of British Columbia
  • Marcel Wiermer, Kristoffer Palma, Yuelin Zhang and Xin Li: Should I stay or should I go? Nucleocytoplasmic trafficking in plant innate immunity. In: Cellular Microbiology. 9, 2007, p. 1880 - 1890 [Nucleocytoplasmic trafficking, Plant innate immunity].

Williams, Dr. Lawrence A. D.

Scientific Research Council, Jamaica
Field of research: Plant biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Harald Rösner Universität Hohenheim
  • H. Leutbecher, Lawrence A. D. Williams, H. Rosner, U. Beifuss: Efficient synthesis of 7-methyl-2H,5H-pyrano [4,3-b] pyran-5-ones and evaluation of their in vitro anti-proliferative/cytotoxic activities . In: Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters. 17 (4), 2007, p. 978 - 982.

  • Lawrence A. D. Williams, J. Conrad, B. Vogler, H. Rosner, RBR. Porter, W. Setzer, EN. Barton, HG. Levy, S. Mika, I. Klaiber, JP. Nkurunziza, W. Kraus: In vitro anti-proliferation / cytotoxic acitivity of epingaione and its derivatives on the human SH-SY5Y neuroblastoma and TE-671 Sarcoma Cells. In: West Indian Medical Journal . 56(1), 2007, p. 5 - 10.

  • Lawrence A. D. Williams, H. Rosner, HG. Levy, EN. Barton : A critical review of the therapeutic potential of dibenzyl trisulphide isolated from Petiveria alliacea L (Guinea hen weed, anamu.). In: West Indian Medical Journal. 56 (1), 2007, p. 17 - 21.

Wolschin, Dr. Florian Christoph

Arizona State University, United States of America
Field of research: Biochemistry
Host: Dr. Gro V. Amdam Arizona State University
  • Florian Wolschin, Gro V. Amdam: Comparative proteomics reveal characteristics of life-history transitions in a social insect. In: Proteome Science. 5, 2007, [Proteomics, Apis mellifera, LC-MS/MS, life-history].

  • Florian Wolschin, Gro V Amdam: Plasticity and robustness of protein patterns during reversible development in the honey bee (Apis mellifera). In: Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry. 389, 2007, p. 1095 - 1100 [Plasticity, aging, apis mellifera, proteomics, LC-MS/MS].

  • J.H. Hunt, B.J. Kensinger, J.A. Kossuth, M.T. Henshaw, K. Norberg, F. Wolschin, G.V. Amdam : A diapause pathway underlies the gyne phenotype in Polistes wasps, revealing an evolutionary route to caste-containing insect societies. In: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 104, 2007, p. 14020 - 14025 [Evolution Reproduction Social Behavior Species Specificity Wasps Polistes].

Wu, Prof. Dr. Ning

Chinese Academy of Sciences, Nepal
Field of research: Plant ecology
Host: Prof. Dr. Fred Scholz Freie Universität Berlin
  • Shaoliang Yi, Ning Wu, Peng Luo et.al: Changes in Livestock Migration Patterns in a Tibetan Style Agropastoral System -- A Study in the Three-Parallel-Rivers Region of Yunnan, China. In: Mountain Research and Development. 27(2), 2007, p. 138 - 145 [pastoral development, land use, migration].

  • Yongheng GAO, Peng LUO, Ning WU: Biomass and nitrogen responses to grazing intensity in an alpine meadow on the eastern Tibetan Plateau. In: Polish Journal of Ecology. 55(3), 2007, p. 469 - 479 [Biomass, nitrogen, grassland, grazing intensity].

  • Ning Wu, Qing Liu, Weikai Bao et.al: Restoration and Rehabilitation of Degraded Mountain Ecosystem --- Theory and Application on the upper Minjiang River. Chengdu: Sichuan Science and Technology Publishing House, 2007, 340 pp. [ecological restoration, mountain vegetation].

Wullaert, Dr. Andy Michael


Field of research: Molecular biology

  • Arianna Nenci, Christoph Becker, Andy Wullaert, Ralph Gareus, Geert van Loo, Silvio Danese, Marion Huth, Alexei Nikolaev, Clemens Neufert, Blair Madison, Deborah Gumucio, Marcus Neurath, Manolis Pasparakis. : Epithelial NEMO links innate immunity to chronic intestinal inflammation. . In: Nature. 446, 2007, p. 557 - 561 [mouse genetics NF-kappaB inflammatory bowel disease].

Yazaki, Prof. Dr. Kazufumi

Kyoto University, Japan
Field of research: Plant biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Klaus Hahlbrock Max-Planck-Institut für Pflanzenzüchtungsforschung
  • Akifumi Sugiyama, Nobukazu Shitan, and Kazufumi Yazaki: Involvement of a soybean ATP-binding cassette-type transporter in the secretion of genistein, a signal flavonoid in legume-Rhizobium symbiosis. In: Plant Physiology. 144, 2007, p. 2000 - 2008 [soybean, flavonoid, genistein, transport, ATP-binding cassette-type transporter, root].

  • Kanako Sasaki, et al. and Kazufumi Yazaki: Plants utilize isoprene emission as a thermotolerance mechanism. In: Plant and Cell Physiology. 48, 2007, p. 1254 - 1262 [isoprene, thermotolerance, transgenic plant, biogenic VOC, Populus alba].

Zars, Prof. Dr. Troy

University of Missouri-Columbia, United States of America
Field of research: Molecular genetics
Host: Prof. Dr. Martin Heisenberg Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg
  • Sitaraman, D., Zars, M, and T. Zars: Reinforcement pre-exposure enhances spatial memory formation in Drosophila. In: J. Comp. Physiol. A. 193, 2007, p. 903 - 908.

Zeska Kress, Prof. Dr. Marcia Regina

Universidade de Sao Paulo (USP), Brazil
Field of research: Microbe genetics
Host: Prof. Dr. Gerhard H. Braus Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • CHEN, D., JANGANAN, T.K., CHEN, G., MARQUES, E.R., KRESS, M.R., GOLDMAN, G.H., WALMSLEY, A.R., BORGES-WALMSLEY, M.I. : The cAMP pathway is important for controlling the morphological switch to the pathogenic yeast form of Paracoccidioides brasiliensis. In: Mol Microbiol. 65(3), 2007, p. 761 - 779.

  • SORIANI, F.M., MALAVAZI, I., DA SILVA FERREIRA, M.E., SAVOLDI, M., VON ZESKA KRESS, M.R., DE SOUZA GOLDMAN, M.H., LOSS O., BIGNELL, E., GOLDMAN, G.H.: Functional characterization of the Aspergillus fumigatus CRZ1 homologue, CrzA. In: Mol. Microbiol. 66(1), 2007, p. 74 - 99.

Zhao, Prof. Dr. Kai-Hong

Huazhong University of Science and Technology, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Biophysical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Hugo Scheer Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)
  • Stephan Böhm, Stefanie Endres, Hugo Scheer and Kai-Hong Zhao, : Biliprotein chromophore attachment: chaperone-like function of PecE-subunit of alpha-phycoerythrocyanin lyase. In: J. Biol. Chem.. 282, 2007, p. 25357 - 25366 [lyase, phycobiliprotein, photosynthesis, cyanobacterium].

  • Kai-Hong Zhao, Ping Su, Jun-Ming Tu, Xing Wang, Hui Liu, Matthias Plöscher, Lutz Eichacker, Bei Yang, Ming Zhou, Hugo Scheer : Phycobilin:cystein-84 biliprotein lyase, a near-universal lyase for cysteine-84 binding sites in cyanobacterial biliproteins. In: Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 104, 2007, p. 14300 - 14305 [lyase, phycobiliprotein, photosynthesis, cyanobacterium].

  • Kai-Hong Zhao, Juan Zhang, Jun-Ming Tu, Stephan Böhm, Matthias Plöscher, Lutz Eichacker, Claudia Bubenzer, Hugo Scheer, Xing Wang, Ming Zhou : Lyase activities of CpcS and CpcT-like proteins from Nostoc PCC7120, and sequential reconstitution of binding sites of phycoerythrocyanin and phycocyanin beta-subunits. In: J. Biol. Chem.. 282, 2007, p. 34093 - 34103 [lyase, phycobiliprotein, photosynthesis, cyanobacterium].

Zhdanov, Prof. Dr. Renad

Russian Academy of Medical Sciences, Russian Federation
Field of research: Biophysics
Host: Prof. Dr. Wilhelm Lorenz Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg
  • Reza Mozafari (editor), Sergei Varfolomeev and Renat Zhdanov (foreword): Nanomaterials and Nanosystems for Biomedical Applications. Berlin, New York: Springer, 2007, 200 pp. [nanotherapy, gene transfer, biocompatable polymers].

  • T.G. Kuznetsova, M.N. Starodubtseva, N.I. Yegorenkov, S.A. Chizhic, Renad I. Zhdanov: Atomic force microscopy probing cell elasticity. In: Micron. 38, 2007, p. 824 - 833.

  • Renad I. Zhdanov, Elena V. Bogdanenko, Alexei S. Borisenko, Georgyi G. Krivtsov, Svetlana I. Dominova, Galina A. Serebrennikova, Yuryi L. Sebyakin, Tatayna V. Zarubina, Valentin V. Vlassov: New lipid- and glycolipid-based nanosystems for targeted gene delivery: cholenims, glycoclip, glycolipid and chitosan. In: Nanomaterials and Nanosystems for Biomedical Aplications. (Ed. Reza Mozafari (ed.), Sergei D. Varfolomeev and Renad I. Zhdanov (foreward)) Berlin, New York: Springer, 2007, p. 27 - 51.

  • Renad I. Zhdanov: Optimismus is yet in time. Forward the 100th Anniversary of publishing book by Ilya Mechnikov „Essays on Optimismus“. In: Khimia i Zhizn', XXI vek“ (Chemistry and Life, XXI cent.). # 10, 2007, p. 21 - 29 Original author: Renad I. Zhdanov (Russian).

  • Renad I. Zhdanov and Svetlana Daminova: Mechnikov's optimismus is just in time!. In: Proceedings of Conference of Central Russian A. von Humboldt-Stiftung Club, September 2007,. (Ed. S. Melich, ed.) Penza, Russia: Penza State University Press, 2007, p. 65 - 78 Original author: Renad I. Zhdanov and Svetlana Daminova (Russian) [conditions for active longevity].

  • Renad I. Zhdanov, Ilnur I. Salafutdinov, Milyausha Ya. Ibragimova, Wilhelm Lorenz : Changes in FAME profile of prokaryotic and eukaryotic DNA-bound lipids is a biomarker of lipidome lability as a result of genome instability. In: Proceedings of Conference of Central Russian A. von Humboldt-Stiftung Club, September 2007. (Ed. S. Melich, ed.) Penza, Russia: Penza State University Press, 2007, p. 79 - 88 Original author: Renad I. Zhdanov, Ilnur I. Salafutdinov, Milyausha Ya. Ibragimova, Wilhelm Lorenz (Russia).

  • Renad I. Zhdanov: A Mag of Organic Chemistry. The 95th Anniversary of Great Russian Chemist I. Torgov. In: Khimia i Zhizn', XXI vek (Chemistry and Life, XXI cent.). # 9, 2007, p. 21 - 23 Original author: Renad I. Zhdanov (in Russian).