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Publications in 2008

Biosciences, life sciences

Abdel-Basset, Prof. Dr. Refat

Assiut University, Egypt
Field of research: Plant biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Thomas Friedl Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • Refat Abdel-Basset, K.P. Bader: Hydrogen evolution in relation to PSI-reducible substrates in the cyanobacterium Oscillatoria chaybea assayed by means of mass spectrometry. In: International Journal of hydrogen Energy. 33, 2008, p. 2653 - 2659.

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, U. Hettwer and P. Karlovsky : Production of Diacetoxyscirpenol, Fumonisins B1, B2, B3 and Neosolaniol by rice culture of Fusarium species from Nigerian maize. In: Food, Health and Environmental Issues in Developing Countries: The Nigerian Situation. (Ed. Odunayo C. Adebooye, Kehinde A. Taiwo, Andrew A. fatufe ) Göttingen, Germany : Cuvillier Publishers, 2008, p. 236 - 241 [Fusarium, maize, mycotoxins, neosolaniol, Nigeria].

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: Organization and differential expression of the GACA/GATA tagged somatic and spermatozoal transcriptomes in Buffalo Bubalus bubalis. In: BMC Genomics. 9:132, 2008, p. 1 - 17.

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, R.S. Damai, A. Paul and M.J. Swamy: Interaction of the major protein from bovine seminal plasma, PDC-109 with phospholipids membranes and soluble ligands investigated by fluorescence approaches. In: BBA-Proteins and Proteomics . 1784, 2008, p. 891 - 899 [PDC-109, fluorescence quenching,REES].

  • V. Anbazhagan, J. Qu, J.H. Kleinschmidt and D. Marsh: Incorporation of outer membrane protein OmpG in lipid membranes. Protein-lipid interaction and beta-barrel orientation. In: Biochemistry. 47, 2008, p. 6189 - 6198 [OmpG, ESR, ATR-FTIR].

  • V. Anbazhagan, S.N.N. Vijaya, J.H. Kleinschmidt and D. Marsh: Protein-lipid interactions with Fusobacterium nucleatum major outer membrane protein FomA: spin-label EPR and polarized infrared spectroscopy. In: Biochemistry. 47, 2008, p. 8414 - 8423 [FomA, ESR, ATR-FTIR].

Andrews, Prof. Dr. Katherine Thea

Griffith University, Australia
Field of research: Parasitology
Host: Prof. Dr. Michael Lanzer Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
  • Yosaatmadja, F. Andrews, K. T. Duffy, M. F. Brown, G. V. Beeson, J. G. Rogerson, S. J.: Characterization of VAR2CSA-deficient Plasmodium falciparum-infected erythrocytes selected for adhesion to the BeWo placental cell line. In: Malar J. 7, 2008, p. 51 [Adult Animals Antibodies, Protozoan/immunology Antigens, CD36/immunology/metabolism Antigens, Protozoan/genetics/*physiology Cell Adhesion Cell Line, Tumor Chondroitin Sulfates/metabolism Cohort Studies Erythrocytes/cytology/*parasitology Female].

  • Skinner-Adams, T. S. McCarthy, J. S. Gardiner, D. L. Andrews, K. T.: HIV and malaria co-infection: interactions and consequences of chemotherapy. In: Trends Parasitol. 24, 2008, p. 264 - 271 [Animals Anti-HIV Agents/*therapeutic use Antimalarials/*therapeutic use Comorbidity Drug Design *Drug Interactions HIV Infections/drug therapy/*epidemiology/transmission Humans Immunocompromised Host Malaria/drug therapy/*epidemiology/transmissio].

  • Lek-Uthai, U. Suwanarusk, R. Ruengweerayut, R. Skinner-Adams, T. S. Nosten, F. Gardiner, D. L. Boonma, P. Piera, K. A. Andrews, K. T. Machunter, B. McCarthy, J. S. Anstey, N. M. Price, R. N. Russell, B.: Stronger activity of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 protease inhibitors against clinical isolates of Plasmodium vivax than against those of P. falciparum. In: Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 52, 2008, p. 2435 - 2441 [Animals Antimalarials/*pharmacology Drug Resistance, Multiple Gene Dosage Genes, MDR Genes, Protozoan HIV Infections/complications/drug therapy HIV Protease Inhibitors/*pharmacology Humans Malaria, Falciparum/complications/drug therapy/parasitolo].

  • Fernandez, L. S. Jobling, M. F. Andrews, K. T. Avery, V. M.: Antimalarial activity of natural product extracts from Papua New Guinean and Australian plants against Plasmodium falciparum. In: Phytother Res. 22, 2008, p. 1409 - 1412 [Animals Antimalarials/*pharmacology Biological Agents/*pharmacology Erythrocytes/parasitology Plant Extracts/*pharmacology Plasmodium falciparum/*drug effects/growth & development].

  • Dow, G. S. Chen, Y. Andrews, K. T. Caridha, D. Gerena, L. Gettayacamin, M. Johnson, J. Li, Q. Melendez, V. Obaldia, N., 3rd Tran, T. N. Kozikowski, A. P.: Antimalarial activity of phenylthiazolyl-bearing hydroxamate-based histone deacetylase inhibitors. In: Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 52, 2008, p. 3467 - 3477 [Animals Antimalarials/*pharmacology Aotidae Drug Resistance Enzyme Inhibitors/chemical synthesis/pharmacokinetics/*pharmacology *Histone Deacetylase Inhibitors Hydroxamic Acids/chemical synthesis/pharmacokinetics/pharmacology Malaria/drug therapy ].

  • Andrews, K. T. Tran, T. N. Lucke, A. J. Kahnberg, P. Le, G. T. Boyle, G. M. Gardiner, D. L. Skinner-Adams, T. S. Fairlie, D. P.: Potent antimalarial activity of histone deacetylase inhibitor analogues. In: Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 52, 2008, p. 1454 - 1461 [Amino Acids, Dicarboxylic/chemistry/*pharmacology Animals Antimalarials/chemistry/*pharmacology Cysteine/analogs & derivatives/chemistry/*pharmacology Drug Resistance Enzyme Inhibitors/*chemistry/*pharmacology Erythrocytes/parasitology *Histone Dea].

Aranda Orgilles, Dr. Beatriz

New York University, United States of America
Field of research: Molecular biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Ralph Steinman Rockefeller University
  • Beatriz Aranda-Orgillés, Alexander Trockenbacher, Jennifer Winter, Johanna Aigner, Andrea Köhler, Ewa Jastrzebska, Joachim Stahl, Eva-Christina Müller, Albrecht Otto, Erich E. Wanker, Rainer Schneider and Susann Schweiger : The PP2Ac-specific ubiquitin ligase MID1/alpha4 assembles a ribonucleoprotein complex at the microtubules. In: Hum Genet. 2008 Mar;123(2):163-76 . 123(2), 2008, p. 163 - 176 [PP2A, ubquitin ligase, RNPs, microtubules].

  • Beatriz Aranda-Orgillés, Johanna Aigner, Melanie Kunath, Rudi Lurz, Rainer Schneider, Susann Schweiger: Active Transport of the Ubiquitin Ligase MID1 along the Microtubules Is Regulated by Protein Phosphatase 2A. In: PLoS ONE 7. 3 (10), 2008, p. e3507 [MID1 microtubules transport].

Arnold, Dr. Sebastian J.

Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg, Germany
Field of research: Molecular biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Anant B. Parekh University of Oxford
  • Sebastian J. Arnold, Ulf K Hofmann, Elizabeth K Bikoff, Elizabeth J Robertson: Pivotal roles for eomesodermin during axis formation, epithelium-to-mesenchyme transition and endoderm specification in the mouse. In: Development. 135(3), 2008, p. 501 - 511 [Developmental Biology, Mouse, Gastrulation, Endoderm Specification, Eomesodermin].

  • Sebastian J. Arnold, Guo-Jen Huang, Amanda F.P. Cheung, Takumi Era, Shin-Ichi Nishikawa, Elizabeth K. Bikoff, Zoltán Molnár, Elizabeth J. Robertson, Matthias Groszer: The T-box transcription factor Eomes/Tbr2 regulates neurogenesis in the cortical subventricular zone. In: Genes and Development. 22(18), 2008, p. 2479 - 2484 [developmental biology, neurobiology, cortical brain development, neuronal progenitor cells].

Barelli, Dr. Claudia

Universita degli Studi di Firenze, Italy
Field of research: Primates
Host: Prof. Dr. Keith Hodges Deutsches Primatenzentrum GmbH
  • Claudia Barelli, Michael Heistermann, Christophe Boesch, Ulrich Reichard: Mating patterns and sexual swellings in pair-living and multimale groups of wild white-handed gibbons (Hylobates lar). In: Animal Behaviour . 75, 2008, p. 991 - 1001 [Faecal progestogen, gibbons, Hylobates lar, mating behaviour, multiple social system, ovulation, paternity confusion, pregnancy, sexual swellings].

  • Claudia Barelli, Christophe Boesch, Michael Heistermann and Ulrich Reichard: Female white-handed gibbons (Hylobates lar) lead group movements and have priority of access to food resources. In: Behaviour . 145, 2008, p. 965 - 981 [Feeding priority, gibbons, Hylobates lar, leadership, reproductive stages, travel progression].

Batáry, Dr. Péter

Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Germany
Field of research: Animal ecology and behavioural ecology
Host: Prof. Dr. Teja Tscharntke Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • Péter Batáry, András Báldi, Ferenc Samu, Tamás Szűts, Sarolta Erdős: Are spiders reacting to local or landscape scale effects in Hungarian pastures?. In: Biological Conservation. 141, 2008, p. 2062 - 2070 [Agriculture, Extensive, Grassland, Grazing, Intensive, Management].

  • Péter Batáry, Anikó Kovács, András Báldi: Management effects on carabid beetles and spiders in Central Hungarian grasslands and cereal fields. In: Community Ecology. 9, 2008, p. 247 - 254 [Abundance, Fertiliser, Grazing, Landscape scale effects, Local scale effects, Species composition, Species richness].

Bernath, Dr. Balazs

Eötvös Lorand University, Hungary
Field of research: Biophysics
Host: Prof. Dr. Victor Benno Meyer-Rochow Jacobs University Bremen gGmbH
  • Balázs Bernáth, Gábor Horváth, József Gál, Gábor Fekete, Victor Benno Meyer-Rochow: Polarized light and oviposition site selection in the yellow fever mosquito: No evidence for positive polarotaxis in Aedes aegypti. In: Vision Research. 48, 2008, p. 1449 - 1455 [Aedes aegypti, Yellow fever mosquito, Egg-laying, Oviposition site selection, Polarized light, Polarization vision, Polarization pattern, Water detection].

Bhattarai, Prof. Dr. Tribikram

Tribhuvan University, Nepal
Field of research: Plant physiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Matthias Rögner Ruhr-Universität Bochum
  • T. Bhattarai*, M. Weber and S. Fettig : Agrobacterium - Mediated Genetic Transformation of Chickpea Using gfp as Visible Marker. In: Nepal Journal of Plant Sciences. 2, 2008, p. 1 - 6 [In-vitro regeneration, Gene transfer, Acetosyringone].

Bjorkman, Prof. Pamela Jane

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

  • Elizabeth R. Sprague, Henrike Reinhard, Evelyn J. Cheung, Alexander H. Farley, Robin Deis Trujillo, Hartmut Hengel, Pamela J. Bjorkman.: The human cytomegalovirus Fc receptor gp68 binds the Fc CH2-CH3 interface of IgG. In: J. Virology . 82, 2008, p. 3490 - 3499.

  • Pamela Jane Bjorkman, E.R. Sprague, H. Reinhard, E.J. Cheung, A.H. Farley, R.D. Trujillo, H. Hengel: The human cytomegalovirus Fc receptor gp68 binds the Fc CH2-CH3 interface of IgG. In: Virology. 82, 2008, p. 3490 - 3499.

Buchanan, Prof. Dr. Bob B.

University of California, Berkeley, United States of America
Field of research: Plant biochemistry
Host: Dr. Stefan Kempa Max-Delbrück-Centrum für Molekulare Medizin (MDC) Berlin-Buch
  • M. Balsera, T.A., Goetze, E. Kovács-Bogdán, P. Schürmann, R. Wagner, B.B. Buchanan and J. Soll, B. Bölter: Characterization of TIC110, a channel-forming protein at the inner envelope membrane of chloroplasts, unveils a response to Ca2+ and a stromal regulatory disulfide bridge. In: Journal of Biological Chemistry. 284, 2008, p. 2603 - 2316 [Protein import, redox regulation, thioredoxin].

  • P. Schürmann and B.B. Buchanan : The ferredoxin/thioredoxin system of oxygenic photosynthesis. In: Antioxidants and Redox Signaling. 10, 2008, p. 1235 - 1274 [Redox regulation, light regulation, chloroplasts, cyanobacteria ].

Carrer, Dr. Dolores Catalina

CONICET Instituto de Investigacion Medica Mercedes y Martin Ferreyra, Argentina
Field of research: Biophysics
Host: Prof. Dr. Petra Schwille Technische Universität Dresden
  • Dolores Catalina Carrer: Domain coexistence in multi-component model membranes. (Ed. Glycolipids, new research ) New York, USA : Nova Science Publishers, 2008, p. 133 - 144 [model membranes, rafts].

  • Carrer D. C., Schmidt A., Knölker H.-J., Schwille P. : Membrane domain disrupting effect of 4-substituted sterols. In: Langmuir. 24, 2008, p. 8807 - 8812 [domain disruption, modified cholesterol, FCS, GUVs].

  • Carrer D.C., Vermehren C., Bagatolli L. A. : Pig skin structure and transdermal delivery of liposomes: a two photon microscopy study. In: Journal of Controlled Release. 132, 2008, p. 12 - 20 [two photon microscopy, LAURDAN, skin architecture, transdermal drug delivery, flexible liposomes].

  • Chiantia S., Ries S., Chwastek G., Carrer D. C., Li Z., Bittman R., Schwille P. : Role of ceramide in membrane protein organization investigated by simultaneous AFM and FCS. In: Biochim. Biophys. Acta. 1778, 2008, p. 1356 - 1364 [ceramide, rafts, supported bilayers, FCS, AFM].

Celej, Dr. Maria Soledad

Universidad Nacional de Cordoba, Argentina
Field of research: Biophysics
Host: Dr. Thomas M. Jovin Max-Planck-Institut für biophysikalische Chemie (Karl-Friedrich-Bonhoeffer-Institut)
  • Maria Soledad Celej, Elizabeth Jares-Erijman, Thomas Jovin: Fluorescent N-Arylaminonaphthalene Sulfonate Probes for Amyloid Aggregation of alpha-Synuclein. In: Biophysical Journal. 94, 2008, p. 1 - 13 [protein misfolding, amyloid, Parkinson's disease, alpha-synuclein, amyloid fluorescence detection].

  • Henrike Heise, M. Soledad Celej, Stefan Becker, Dietmar Riede,l Avishay Pelah, Ashutosh Kumar, Thomas M. Jovin, Marc Baldus: Solid-State NMR Reveals Structural Differences between Fibrils of Wild-Type and Disease-Related A53T Mutant α-Synuclein. In: Journal of Molecular Biology. 380, 2008, p. 444 - 450 [solid-state NMR; Amyloid; Parkinson's disease; alpha-synuclein; AFM].

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, Lahiri A, Das P: Engagement of TLR signaling as adjuvant: Towards smarter vaccine and beyond. In: Vaccine. 26, 2008, p. 6777 - 6783.

  • Dipshikha Chakravortty, Lahiri A, Das P: Arginase mudulates Salmonella induced nitric oxide production in RA W264.7 macrophages and is required for Salmonella pathogenesis in mice model of infection. In: Microbes Infect.. 20, 2008, p. 1166 - 1174.

  • Dipshikha Chakravortty, Lahiri A, Das P: LysR type transcripional regulator, Hrg counteracts phagocyte oxidative burst and imparts survival advantage to Salmonella enterica serovar Thyphimurium. In: Microbiology-SGM. 154, 2008, p. 2837 - 2846.

  • Dipshikha Chakravortty, Eswarappa S M, Pareek Vidhi: Disruption of actin cytoskeleton does not affect lipopolysaccharide-induced NF-KB activation and signaling in murine macrophages. In: Innate Immunity. 14, 2008, p. 309 - 318.

  • Dipshikha Chakravortty, Sakure S, Negi VD, Mitra SK, Nandakumar KS: Vaccine with herbal adjuvant-A better cocktail to combat the infection. In: Vaccine. 26, 2008, p. 3387 - 3388.

  • Dipshikha Chakravortty, Jantsch J, Turna N, Alexander T et al.: Hypoxia and Hypoxia Inducible Factor-1Modulate Lipopolysacchride-Induced Dendritic Cell Activation and Function. In: J. Immunol.. 180, 2008, p. 4697 - 4705.

  • Dipshikha Chakravortty, Eswarappa S M, Basu N, Joy O: Folimycin (concanamycinA) inhibits LPS-induced nitric oxide production and reduces surface localization of TLR4 in murine macrophages. In: Innate Immunity. 14, 2008, p. 13 - 24.

  • Dipshikha Chakravortty, Eswarappa S M, Panguluri K K, Hensel M: yejF, a virulence gene in Salmonella enterica Thyimurium is involded in counteracting anti-microbial peptides. In: MicrobiologySGM. 154, 2008, p. 666 - 678.

Chassin, Dr. Cecilia

Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Germany
Field of research: Cell biology, cytobiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Mathias Hornef Medizinische Hochschule Hannover
  • Cécilia Chassin, Alain Vandewalle: A new function for arginine vasopressin: inhibitor of the innate immune response during renal bacterial infection. In: Medecine Sciences. 24, 2008, p. 564 - 566 [Kidney Infection Escherichia coli Inflammation Bacterial Translocation TLR4 Lipid raft].

Cipriotti, Prof. Dr. Pablo Ariel

Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina
Field of research: Plant ecology
Host: Dr. Thorsten Wiegand Helmholtz-Zentrum für Umweltforschung - UFZ
  • Cipriotti, P.A.; P. Flombaum, O. E. Sala, and M. R. Aguiar.: Does drought control emergence and survival of grass seedlings in semi-arid rangelands? An example with a Patagonian species. In: Journal of Arid Environments.. 72, 2008, p. 162 - 174.

Connell, Dr. Robert Sean

CIC bioGUNE, Spain
Field of research: Molecular biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Christian Spahn Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin
  • Harms JM, Wilson DN, Schluenzen F, Connell SR, Stachelhaus T, Zaborowska Z, Spahn CM, Fucini P.: Translational regulation via L11: molecular switches on the ribosome turned on and off by thiostrepton and micrococcin. In: Molecular Cell . 30, 2008, p. 26-38 [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
  • Marcos R. Costa, Gaiping Wen, Alexandra Lepier, Timm Schroeder and Magdalena Götz: Par-complex proteins promote proliferative progenitor divisions in the developing mouse cerebral cortex. In: Development. 135, 2008, p. 11 - 22 [Cortical progenitors, Cell lineage, Cell proliferation, Differentiation].

Cseplö, Prof. Dr. Agnes

Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Hungary
Field of research: Molecular genetics
Host: Prof. Dr. Csaba Koncz Max-Planck-Institut für Pflanzenzüchtungsforschung
  • Gy Szekely, E Abraham, A Cseplö, G Rigo, L Zsigmond, J Csiszar, F Ayaydin, N Strizhov, J Jasik, E Schmelzer, Cs Koncz, L Szabados: Duplicated P5CS genes of Arabidopsis play distinct roles in stress regulation and developmental control of proline biosynthesis. In: Plant J.. 53, 2008, p. 11 - 28 [P5CS genes, osmotic stress, location of GFP fusion proteins, Arabidopsis, mutants].

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, Martin Wahl: Larval recruitment of the blue mussel Mytilus edulis: the effect of flow and algae. In: Journal Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology. 355, 2008, p. 137 - 144 [chemical inducers, larval recruitment, Mytilus edulis, redistribution, shear velocity, turbulence].

  • Sergey Dobretsov: Inhibition and induction of marine biofouling by biofilms. In: Marine and Industrial Biofouling. (Ed. R. Venkatesan, P.S. Murthy, K. Cooksey, H.-C. Flemming) Berlin, Germany: Springer, 2008, p. 293 - 314 [biofilm, larvae, spores, settlement, biofouling, antifouling, quorum sensing, communities].

  • Ortlepp S., Pedpradap S, Dobretsov S., Proksch P.: Antifouling Activity of Sponge Derived Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers and Synthetic Analogues. In: Biofouling. 24, 2008, p. 201 - 208 [Antifouling compounds, diphenyl ethers, marine diatoms, marine bacteria, marine sponges, Mytilus edulis].

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, Stanislav Gorb, Peter Fratzl: Structures in the cell-wall that enable hygroscopic movement of wheat awns. In: Journal of Structural Biology. 164, 2008, p. 101 - 107 [cellulose; plant material; Triticum turgidum; awn; dispersal; hygroscopic movement; water diffusion].

  • Peter Fratzl, Rivka Elbaum, Ingo Burgert: Cellulose fibrils direct plant organ movements. In: FARADAY DISCUSSION. 139, 2008, p. 275 - 282 [wood, awn, cellulose, actuation, mechanical model].

Engel, Prof. Dr. Felix

Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany
Field of research: Cell biology, cytobiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Thomas Braun Max-Planck-Institut für Herz- und Lungenforschung
  • Simonides WS, Mulcahey MA, Redout EM, Muller A, Zuidwijk MJ, Visser TJ, Wassen FWJS, Crescenzi A, da-Silva WS, Harney J, Engel FB, Obregon MJ, Larsen PR, Bianco AC, Huang SA. : Hypoxia-inducible factor induces local thyroid hormone inactivation in hypoxic-ischemic disease. In: J Clin Invest. 118(3), 2008, p. 975 - 983 [Hif-1, thyroid hormone, T3, DIO3, hypertrophy, cardiac failure].

  • van Amerongen MJ and Engel FB: Features of cardiomyocyte proliferation and its potential for cardiac regeneration. In: J Cell Mol Med. 12(6a), 2008, p. 2233 - 2244.

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 , Jun Zhang, M. R. Gunner: Ligand preference and orientation in b- and c-type heme-binding proteins. In: Proteins. 73, 2008, p. 690 - 704 [heme ,pdb survey, ligand orientation , continuum electrostatics , molecular mechanics].

  • Anja Krieger-Liszkay , Christian Fufezan and Achim Trebst: Singlet oxygen production in photosystem II and related protection mechanism. In: Photosynthesis Research. 98, 2008, p. 551 - 564 [Photoinhibition - Photosystem II - QA midpoint potential - Singlet oxygen].

Garg, Prof. Dr. Mohan L.

Panjab University, India
Field of research: Radiobiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Hans Mommsen Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
  • B.P. Mohanty, P. Balouria, M.L. Garg, T.K. Nandi, V.K. Mittal and I.M. Govil: Comparison of experimental and theoretical efficiency of HPGe X-ray detector. In: Nucl. Instr. And Meth.. A 584, 2008, p. 186 - 190 [Efficiency, HP(Ge) X-ray detector].

Giri, Dr. Ashok

CSIR National Chemical Laboratory, India
Field of research: Plant biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Wilfried Schwab Technische Universität München
  • Jorge Zavala, Ashok Giri, Maarten Jongsma and Ian Baldwin: A digestive duet: dynamics of digestive proteinases in the midguts of Manduca sexta ingesting Nicotiana attenuata foliage with manipulated trypsin proteinase inhibitor expression. In: PlosOne. 3(4), 2008, p. 1 - 10 [Plant defense, digestive enzymes, insect-pests, transgenic plants].

  • Sirsha Mitra, Hendrik Wunsche, Ashok Giri, Vandana Hivrale and Ian Baldwin: Silencing 7 herbivory-regulated proteins in Nicotiana attenuata to understand their function in plant–herbivore interactions. In: Functional Ecology. 22, 2008, p. 606 - 615 [herbivore-responsive proteins, Manduca sexta, plant defense, plant growth, VIGS].

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)
  • Gómez-Zurita, J., Hunt, T. & Vogler, A.P.: Multilocus ribosomal RNA phylogeny of the leaf beetles (Chrysomelidae). In: Cladistics. 24, 2008, p. 34 - 50.

Grebennikov, Dr. Vasily

Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA), Canada
Field of research: Animal systematology and evolution
Host: Prof. Dr. Rolf G. Beutel Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena
  • Vasily Grebennikov: A new species for Limulopteryx from Cameroon with the first record of termitophilous Ptiliidae (Coleoptera) outside the Neotropics. In: Zootaxa. 1727, 2008, p. 49 - 56 [Taxonomy, beetle].

  • Vasily Grebennikov: A featherwing beetle without wings: re-discovery and second species of Rioneta (Coleoptera: Ptiliidae) from the Uluguru Mountains, Tanzania. In: Zootaxa. 1732, 2008, p. 45 - 53 [Taxonomy, beetle].

  • Vasily Grebennikov: How small you can go: Factors limiting body miniaturization in winged insects with a review of the pantropical genus Discheramocephalus and description of six new species of the smallest beetles (Pterygota: Coleoptera: Ptiliidae). In: European Journal of Entomology. 105, 2008, p. 313 - 328 [Body size, miniaturization, C-value, Insecta, Pterygota, Coleoptera, Ptiliidae, Discheramocephalus, Hymenoptera, Platygastridae, Errolium, egg-parasitoids, smallest insect, description, morphology, anatomy, histology].

Gunsteren, Prof. Dr. Wilfred Frederik

ETH Zürich, Switzerland
Field of research: Biochemical analysis

  • Daan P. Geerke, Stephan Thiel, Walter Thiel, Wilfred F. van Gunsteren: QM-MM Interactions in Simulations of Liquid Water using Combined Semi-Empirical/Classical Hamiltonians. In: Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 10 , 2008, p. 297 - 302.

Gutierrez, Dr. Maximiliano G.

The Francis Crick Institute, United Kingdom
Field of research: Cell biology, cytobiology
Host: Dr. Gareth Griffiths EMBL Heidelberg - European Molecular Biology Laboratory
  • Maximiliano G. Gutierrez Mishra BB Jordao ML Elliott E Anes E Griffiths Gareth: NF-κB activation controls lysosome fusion-mediated killing of mycobacteria by macrophages. In: The Journal of Immunology. 181, 2008, p. 2651 - 2663 [mycobacteria macrophage rab].

Hahn, Prof. Dr. Ingo J.

Hochschule München, Germany
Field of research: Biogeography
Host: Prof. Dr. George K. Psaras University of Patras
  • Ingo J. Hahn: Ich war Robinson. Aachen: Shaker Media, 2008, 137 pp.

  • Römer, U. & I. Hahn : Apistogramma barlowi spec. nov.: Description of a new facultative mouth-breeding cichlid species (Teleostei, Perciformes, Geophaginae) from Northern Peru. In: Vertebrate Zoology . 58, 2008, p. 49 - 66.

Hanafy, Prof. Moemen Sayed

National Research Center, Egypt
Field of research: Pure research in plant biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Hans-Jörg Jacobsen Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität Hannover
  • Moemen Hanafy , H-J Jacobsen , Petra Böttinger and Thomas Pickardt .: Agrobacterium-mediated genetic transformation of faba bean, Vicia faba L. In: Handbook of New Technologies for Genetic Improvement of Legumes. (Ed. P.B.Kirti) USA: The Haworth Press, Taylor & Francis Group, New York., 2008, p. 287 - 300 [Faba bean, Agrobacterium-mediated trnasformation].

  • W. Link , Moemen Hanafy, N Malenica ,H-J Jacobsen , S Jelenic: Faba bean. In: A Compendium of Transgenic Crop Plants. Volume 3.. (Ed. C. Kole ,TC Hall ) USA: Wiley- Blackwell Publishing, 2008, p. 71 - 88 [Faba bean].

Hanssen, Prof. Dr. Anne-Merethe

University of Tromso, Norway
Field of research: Microbiology
Host: Dr. Elisabeth Grohmann Technische Universität Berlin
  • V. Vorobieva, T. Bazhukova, Anne-Merethe Hanssen, D. A. Caugant, N. Semenova, B. C. Haldorsen, G. S. Simonsen, and A. Sundsfjord: Clinical isolates of Staphylococcus aureus from the Arkhangelsk region, Russia: antimicrobial susceptibility, molecular epidemiology, and distribution of Panton-Valentine leukocidine genes. In: APMIS. 116, 2008, p. 877 - 887 [Staphylococcus aureus, antimicrobial susceptibility, molecular epidemiology, panton-valentine leukocidin, Russia].

  • B. Haldorsen, B. Aasnaes, K.H. Dahl, A.-M. Hanssen, G. S. Simonsen, T. R. Walsh, A. Sundsfjord, and E. W. Lundblad. : The AmpC phenotype in Norwegian clinical isolates of Escherichia coli is associated with an acquired ISEcp1-like ampC element or hyperproduction of the endogenous AmpC. In: Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy. 62, 2008, p. 694 - 702 [Escherichia coli, AmpC, antimicrobial resistance, Norway].

  • B. Walther, L. H. Wieler, A. W. Friedrich, A.-M. Hanssen, B. Kohn, L. Brunnberg, and A. Lübke-Becker. : Short communication. Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) isolated from small and exotic animals at a university hospital during routine veterinary microbiological examinations. In: Vet. Microbiol . 127, 2008, p. 171 - 178 [MRSA, small and exotic animals, antimicrobial resistance, Germany].

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
  • E. Herrmann, J. Call, M. Hernández-Lorreda, B. Hare, M. Tomasello: Humans are valid experimenters for human-nonhuman ape comparisons. In: Science. 319, 2008, p. 570.

Heazlewood, Dr. Joshua Lucas

University of Melbourne, Australia
Field of research: Plant biochemistry
Host: Dr. Wolfram Weckwerth Max-Planck-Institut für molekulare Pflanzenphysiologie
  • Wolfram Weckwerth, Sacha Baginsky, Klaas van Wijk, Joshua Lucas Heazlewood, A Harvey Millar: The Multinational Arabidopsis Steering Subcommittee for Proteomics Assembles the Largest Proteome Database Resource for Plant Systems Biology. In: Journal of Proteome Research. 7, 2008, p. 4209 - 4210.

  • Joshua Lucas Heazlewood, Pawel Durek, Jan Hummel, Wolfram Weckwerth, Dirk Walther, Waltraud X Schulze: PhosPhAt: A database of phosphorylation sites in Arabidopsis thaliana and a plant-specific phosphorylation site predictor. In: Nucleic Acids Research. 36, 2008, p. D1015 - D1021.

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 Quentin Roebuck Stephen High: Ribophorin I regulates substrate delivery to the oligosaccharyl-transferase core. In: PNAS USA. 105, 2008, p. 9534 - 9539 [Endoplasmic reticulum N-glycosylation Protein synthesis].

  • Catherine Rabu Peter Wipf Jeff L. Brodsky Stephen High: A precursor specific role for Hsp40/Hsc70 during tail-anchored protein integration at the endoplasmic reticulum. In: Journal of Biological Chemistry. 283, 2008, p. 27504 - 27513 [Small molecule inhibitors Membrane proteins Protein biogenesis].

Humphry, Dr. Matthew


Field of research: Plant pathology, parasitology
Host: Prof. Dr. Ralph Panstruga Max-Planck-Institut für Pflanzenzüchtungsforschung
  • Chian Kwon, Christina Neu, Simone Pajonk, Hye Sup Yun, Ulrike Lipka, Matt Humphry, Stefan Bau, Marco Straus, Mark Kwaaitaal, Heike Rampelt, Farid El Kasmi, Gerd Jurgens, Jane Parker, Ralph Panstruga, Volker Lipka, Paul Schulze-Lefert: Co-option of a default secretory pathway for plant immune responses. In: Nature. 451, 2008, p. 835 - 840.

Ibanez Gabilondo, Dr. Alfredo J.

Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru, Peru
Field of research: Biochemical analysis
Host: Dr. Klaus Dreisewerd Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
  • Alfredo J. Ibáñez, Thomas Schüler, Robert Möller, Wolfgang Fritzsche, Hans-Peter Saluz, Ales Svatos: DNA detection using a novel triple read-out optical/AFM/MALDI planar microwell plastic chip. In: Analytical Chemistry. 80, 2008, p. 5892 - 5898 [SELDI, microwells, microarray, DNA chip, genomics].

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, Picardal Flynn, Amund Olukayode Oladipupo: Cometabolic degradation of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs)by axenic cultures of Ralstonia sp. strain SA-5 and Pseudomonas sp. strain SA-6 obtained from Nigerian contaminated soils. . In: World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology . 24, 2008, p. 61 - 68 [PCB, Aroclor 1242, cometabolism, chlorobenzoic acid, biodegradation].

  • Adebusoye Sunday Adekunle, Picardal Flynn, Ilori Matthew Olusoji, Amund Olukayode Oladipupo, Fuqua Clay : Characterization of multiple novel aerobic polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) utilizing bacterial strains indigenous to contaminated tropical African soils . In: Biodegradation. 19, 2008, p. 145 - 159 [PCBs, chlorobenzene, aerobic biodegradation, bioremediation].

  • Adebusoye Sunday Adekunle, Ilori Matthew Olusoji, Picardal Flynn, Amund Olukayode Oladipupo : Metabolism of polychlorinated biphenyls: Use of 3,3¿ and 3,5 dichlorobiphenyl as sole sources of carbon by natural species of Ralstonia and Pseudomonas . In: Chemosphere. 70, 2008, p. 656 - 663 [Dichlorobiphenyls, chlorobenzoate, natural bacterial strains, metabolites, bioremediation].

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 and N.V. Palande : NADPH-diaphorase expression in the Mauthner cells during post-embryonic development of the teleost fish, Labeo rohita. In: Int. J. Devl. Neuroscience . 26(8), 2008, p. 857.

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, Agnieszka Waclawik, Agnieszka Blitek, Anna E. Kowalczyk, Dieter Schams, Adam J. Ziecik: Expression of the vascular endothelial growth factor-receptor system in the porcine endometrium throughout the estrous cycle and early pregnancy. In: Molecular Reproduction and Development. 75, 2008, p. 362 - 372 [angiogenesis; VEGF; VEGFR-1; VEGFR-2; endometrium; pig].

Karimov, Prof. Dr. Bakhtyjar

Scientific Center ECOSERVICE, Uzbekistan
Field of research: Ecology
Host: Prof. Dr. Michael Matthies Universität Osnabrück
  • Bakhtiyor Karimov and Bakhtiyar Kamilov: Handbook on pond fish culture in the basin of the Aral Sea. Tashkent: FAO, 2008, 77 pp. [Pond culture, aquaculture, cyprinidae fish, trout culture, construction of fish ponds, environmental factors].

  • Bakhtiyor Karimov, Bakhtiyar Kamilov and Rukhulla Kurbanov: Handbook on carp culture in ponds in the basin of Aral Sea. Tashkent: FAO, 2008, 53 pp. [Aquaculture, carp culture, silver carp, grass carp, environmental factors, construction of ponds, reproduction].

  • Bakhtiyor Karimov: Handbook on trout culture in the basin of Aral Sea. Tashkent: FAO, 2008, 82 pp. [Aquaculture, trout culture, environmental factors, construction of ponds, reproduction, feeding, model trout farm].

  • Bakhtiyor Karimov: Review of retrospective and modern status of capture fishery and aquaculture in Uzbekistan. In: Ecological Herald of Uzbekistan. 4(85), 2008, p. 2 - 4 [Capture fishery, aquaculture, fishery economics, marketing, fishery education, fish trade, legal basis of fishery, research and development in fishery sector].

  • Bakhtiyor Karimov, Raymon van Anrooy, Pedro Bueno, Bakhtiyar Kamilov and Dilmurad Shohimardonov: Policy and Strategy of Capture Fishery and Aquaculture Development of Uzbekistan. In: Ecological Herald of Uzbekistan. 4(85), 2008, p. 5 - 27 [Capture fishery, aquaculture, Aral Sea desiccation, policy and strategy, strategic plan, implementation plan, SWOT analyses].

  • Bakhtiyor Karimov and Raymon Van Anrooy: Background and Importance of "Code of Conduct for Reponsible Fisheries" FAO UN for the Republics of Central Asia. In: Ecological Herald of Uzbekistan. 4(85), 2008, p. 43- - 46 [Responsible Fisheries, FAO, Sustainable use of fish resources, Central Asian Countries].

  • Bakhtyjar Karimov and Bakhtiyar Kamilov: Handbook on fish feeding in aquaculture in Aral Sea basin. Tashkent: FAO, 2008, 70 pp. [Aquaculture, fish feeds, fish feeding, fish feeds production and storage, new feeding technologies ].

  • Karimov B.K., Kamilov B.G., Maroti Upare, Raymon Van Anrooy, Pedro Bueno and D.R. Shohimardonov.: Aquaculture and Inland Fisheries in Uzbekistan: review of the current status and conception of development. Tashkent: FAO, 2008, 156 pp. [Aquaculture, Capture Fisheries, Uzbekistan, Current status, Conception of development].

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
  • Sang-Joon Lee, Yangmin Kim : In vivo visualization of the water refilling process in xylem vessels using X-ray micro-imaging. In: Annals of Botany . 101, 2008, p. 595 - 602.

Kiziroglu, Prof. Dr. Ilhami

, Turkey
Field of research: Animal ecology and behavioural ecology
Host: Prof. Dr. Michael Wink Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
  • Ilhami Kiziroglu: Red Data Book for Birds of Türkiye/Turkey. Ankara: Ankamat Mat., 2008, 168 pp. [Red Data Book Criteria; Status of Birds in Turkey; IUCN; Conservation of Birdspecies in Turkey].

Koene, Dr. Joris

VU University Amsterdam, Netherlands
Field of research: Zoology
Host: Prof. Dr. Nicolaas Michiels Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen
  • Mathieu J.Loose, Joris M. Koene: Sperm transfer is affected by mating history in the simultaneously hermaphroditic snail Lymnaea stagnalis. In: Invertebrate Biology. 127, 2008, p. 162 - 167 [pulmonata; sex allocation; sperm competition].

  • Karel A.C. De Schamphelaere, Joris M, Koene, Dagobert G. Heijerick, Colin R. Janssen: Reduction of growth and haemolymph Ca levels in the freshwater snail Lymnaea stagnalis chronically exposed to cobalt. In: Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety. 71, 2008, p. 65 - 70 [metal toxicity; risk assessment; water-quality criteria; calcium homeostasis; cobalt ].

  • Joris M. Koene, Mathieu J. Loose & Loes Wolters: Mate choice is not affected by mating history in the simultaneously hermaphroditic snail, Lymnaea stagnalis. In: Journal of Molluscan Studies. 74, 2008, p. 331 - 335.

  • Nico M. van Straalen, Joris M. Koene & Jacintha Ellers: Foreword. 58, 2008, p. 337 - 339.

Krogmann, Dr. Lars

Staatliches Museum für Naturkunde Stuttgart - Zentrum für Biodiversitätsforschung, Germany
Field of research: Animal systematology and evolution
Host: Dr. Steven J.B. Cooper South Australian Museum
  • Lars Krogmann, Mick C. Day, Andy D. Austin: A new spider wasp from Western Australia, with a description of the first known male of the genus Eremocurgus Haupt (Hymenoptera: Pompilidae). In: Records of the Western Australian Museum. 24, 2008, p. 437 - 441.

  • Lars Krogmann: Systematik und Biogeographie der australischen Rhopalosomatidae (Hymenoptera: Apocrita). In: Beiträge der Hymenopterologen Tagung in Stuttgart 2008. (Ed. Hans R. Schwenninger, Lars Krogmann, Volker Mauss ) Stuttgart, 2008, p. 17 - 18.

  • Lars Krogmann, Mick C. Day, Andy D. Austin, Steven J.B. Cooper: Advances in Australian spider wasp systematics (Hymenoptera: Pompilidae). In: Beiträge der Hymenopterologen Tagung in Stuttgart 2008. (Ed. Hans R. Schwenninger, Lars Krogmann, Volker Mauss) Stuttgart, 2008, p. 35 - 36.

  • John T. Jennings, Lars Krogmann: Order Hymenoptera, Family Gasteruptiidae. In: Arthropod Fauna of the United Arab Emirates Volume 2. (Ed. Antonius van Harten) Abu Dhabi, UAE: Dar Al Ummah, 2008, p. 267 - 269.

Krüger, Dr. Jens

Universität Paderborn, Germany
Field of research: Biophysical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Wolfgang B. Fischer National Yang Ming University
  • Jens Krüger, Wolfgang Bernd Fischer: Viral membrane proteins: Flexibility and Assembly. In: From Computational Biophysics to Systems Biology (CBSB08), Proceedings, U. H. E. Hansmann, J. Meinke, S. Mohanty, O. Zimmermann (Hrsg.), ISBN 978-3-9810843-6-8 . 2008.

  • George Patargias, Hugo Martay, Jens Krüger, Chin-Pei Chen, Yi-Ting Wang, Ming-Da Lee, Cheng-Chang Chen, Guo-Sheng Hong, Wolfgang Bernd Fischer: Short Membrane Proteins from Viruses: channel-pore dualism?. In: From Computational Biophysics to Systems Biology (CBSB08), Proceedings, U. H. E. Hansmann, J. Meinke, S. Mohanty, O. Zimmermann (Hrsg.), ISBN 978-3-9810843-6-8 . 2008.

  • Jens Krüger, Wolfgang Bernd Fischer: Exploring the Conformational Space of Vpu from HIV-1: a versatile adaptable protein. In: Journal of Computational Chemistry. 28, 2008, p. 2416 - 2424.

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: Macroevolution via secondary endosymbiosis: a Neo-Goldschmidtian view of unicellular hopeful monsters and Darwin's primordial intermediate form. In: Theory Biosci. . 127, 2008, p. 277 - 289.

  • Ulrich Kutschera: The outer epidermal wall: Design and physiological role of a composite structure. In: Ann. Bot.. 101, 2008, p. 615 - 621.

  • Ulrich Kutschera: The pacemaker of plant growth. In: Trends Plant Sci. . 13, 2008, p. 105 - 107.

Lal, Prof. Dr. Rup

University of Delhi, India
Field of research: Molecular biology
Host: Dr. Hans H. Richnow Helmholtz-Zentrum für Umweltforschung - UFZ
  • Vishakha Raina, Mrutyunjay Suar, Ajaib Singh, Om Prakash, Mandeep Dadhwal, Sanjay Kumar Gupta, Charu Dogra, Kirsten Lawlor, Sukanaya Lal,Jan Roelof van der Meer, Christof Holliger and Rup Lal: Enhanced Biodegradation of Hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH) in contaminated soils via inoculation with Sphingobium indicum B90A. In: Biodegradation.. 19, 2008, p. 27 - 40.

  • Mukesh Kumar, Mansi Verma and Rup Lal: Devosia chinhatensis sp. nov., isolated from Hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH) dump site in India. In: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol.. 58, 2008, p. 861 - 865.

  • Shweta Malhotra, Swati Majumdar, Mukesh Kumar, VK Bhasin , Karl-Heinz Gartemann and Rup Lal: Nucleotide sequence of plasmid pA387 of Amycolatopsis benzoatilytica and construction of a conjugative shuttle vector. In: J Basic Microbiol.. 48, 2008, p. 177 - 185.

  • Simran Jit, Mandeep Dadhwal, Om Prakash and Rup Lal: Flavobacterium lindanitolerans sp. nov. isolated from hexachlorocyclohexane-contaminated soil. In: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol.. 58, 2008, p. 1665 - 1669.

  • Vishakha Raina, Daniel Rentsch, Thomas Geiger, Poonam Sharma, Hans-Rudolf Buser, Christof Holliger, Hans-Peter E. Kohler and Rup Lal: New metabolites in the degradation of α and γ- hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH): Pentachlorocyclohexenes are hydroxylated to cyclohexenols and cyclohexenediols by the haloalkane dehalogenase LinB from Sphingobium indicum B90A. In: J. Agric. Food Chem.. 56 (15), 2008, p. 6594 - 6603.

  • R Solanki, Monisha Khanna and Rup Lal: Bioactive compounds from marine actinomycetes. In: Indian J. Microbiol.. 48, 2008, p. 410 - 431.

Levkov, Dr. Zlatko

Ss. Cyril and Methodius University in Skopje, Macedonia
Field of research: Plant systematology and evolution
Host: Dr. Richard M. Crawford Alfred-Wegener-Institut für Polar- und Meeresforschung (AWI)
  • Zlatko Levkov, Teofil Nakov: Rhoicosphenia tenuis a new diatom species from Lake Ohrid. In: Diatom Research . 23, 2008, p. 377 - 388 [Rhoicosphenia,diatom, Lake Ohrid, new species].

  • Zlatko Levkov, Mark B. Edlund and Teofil Nakov : The identity and typification of Navicula hasta (Bacillariophyceae). In: Phycological Research . 56, 2008, p. 46 - 57.

Luzzatti, Prof. Dr. Claudio

Universita degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca, Italy
Field of research: Neurobiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Klaus Poeck Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen
  • Ria De Bleser, Claudio Luzzatti: Acquired Dyslexia and Dysgraphia. In: Neuropsychological Research: A Review. (Ed. Peter Mariën, Jubin Abutalebi) Hove: Psychology press, 2008, p. 113 - 126 [dysgraphia, dyslexia, written language, aphasia, neurolinguistics, cognitive neuropsychology].

Machado-Schiaffino, Prof. Dr. Gonzalo

Universität Konstanz, Spain
Field of research: Population genetics
Host: Prof. Dr. Axel Meyer Universität Konstanz
  • J.L. Horreo, G. Machado-Schiaffino, A. Griffiths, D. Bright, J. Stevens & E. Garcia-Vazquez: Identification of differential broodstock contribution affecting genetic variability in hatchery stocks of Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar). In: Aquaculture. 280, 2008, p. 89 - 93.

  • G. Machado-Schiaffino, J.L. Martinez & E. Garcia-Vazquez: Detection of Mislabeling in Hake Seafood Employing mtSNPs-Based Methodology with Identification of Eleven Hake Species of the Genus Merluccius. In: Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 56(13), 2008, p. 5091 - 5095.

Magnusson, Prof. Anna Katarina

Karolinska Institute, Sweden
Field of research: Neurophysiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Benedikt Grothe Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)
  • Anna Katarina Magnusson, Thomas Park, Michael Pecka, Benedikt Grothe, Ursula Koch: Retrograde GABA signaling adjusts sound localization by balancing excitation and inhibition in the brainstem. In: Neuron. 59, 2008, p. 125 - 137.

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
  • Yegor Malashichev, Felicitas Pröls, Bodo Christ: Avian pelvis originates from lateral plate mesoderm and its development requires signals from both ectoderm and paraxial mesoderm. In: Cell and Tissue Research. 331, 2008, p. 595 - 604 [Pax1, Emx2, Alx4, pelvic girdle, development, ectoderm, somites, lateral plate mesoderm, quail-chick chimeras].

  • Andrej Giljov, Karina Karenina, Yegor Malashichev: An eye for a worm: Lateralisation of feeding behaviour in aquatic anamniotes. In: Laterality. 14, 2008, p. 273 - 286 [Lateralisation; Eye preference; Prey-catching behaviour; Fish; Amphibians; Caudata ].

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, Lidmila Orctová, Josef Škopek, Karel Pešina, Gerhard Steger : Elimination of hop latent viroid upon developmental activation of pollen nucleases. In: Biological Chemistry . 389, 2008, p. 905 - 918 [Hop latent viroid, pollen development, bifunctional nuclease, viroid elimination, RNA silencing, Humulus lupulus].

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
  • Jordao, L., Bleck 1, C.K.E., Mayorga, L., Griffiths, G., and Anes, E. : On the killing of mycobacteria by macrophages. In: Cellular Microbiology. 10, 2008, p. 529 - 548 [intracellular parasites phagocytosis Mycobacterium macrophages modeling].

  • Mark Kühnel, Luis S. Mayorga, Thomas Dandekar, Juilee Thakar, Roland Schwarz, Elsa Anes, Gareth Griffiths, and Jens Reich: Modelling phagosomal lipid networks that regulate actin assembly. In: BMC Systems Biology. in press, 2008, [phagosome, lipid network, actin nucleation, modelling].

Menone, Dr. Mirta Lujan

Universidad Nacional de Mar del Plata, Argentina
Field of research: Environmental protection, environmental toxicology
Host: Prof. Dr. Stephan Pflugmacher Lima Leibniz-Institut für Gewässerökologie und Binnenfischerei (IGB)
  • Mirta Lujan Menone Silvia F. Pesce María P. Díaz Víctor J. Moreno Daniel A. Wunderlin : Endosulfan Induces Oxidative Stress and Changes On Detoxication Enzymes in the Aquatic Macrophyte Myriophyllum quitense. In: Phytochemistry. 69, 2008, p. 1150 - 1157 [Myriophyllum quitense; Haloragaceae; Catalase; Glutathione- S- Transferases; Hydrogen peroxide; Insecticide endosulfan. ].

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
  • Tony Joannis, Clement Meseko, Agnes Oladokun, Hussain Ularamu, Anthony Egbuji, Ponman Solomon et. al., : Serologic and virologic surveillance of avian influenza in Nigeria, 2006-7. In: Euro Surveillance. 13(42), 2008, p. pii: 19007 [Avian influenza H5N1, Nigeria, Serologic and Virologic, Surveillance].

Micali, Dr. O. Cristina

Health Canada, Canada
Field of research: Plant pathology, parasitology
Host: Prof. Dr. Ralph Panstruga Max-Planck-Institut für Pflanzenzüchtungsforschung
  • Cristina Micali, Katharina Göllner, Matthew Humphry, Chiara Consonni, Ralph Panstruga: The Powdery Mildew Disease of Arabidopsis: A Paradigm for the Interaction between Plants and Biotrophic Fungi. In: The Arabidopsis Book. Rockville, MD: American Society of Plant Biologists. doi: 10.1199/tab.0115, http://www.aspb.org/publications/arabidopsis/. 2008, [powdery mildew, plant pathology, biotrophic pathogenic fungi].

Morera Cordova, Prof. Dr. Vivian

Universidad de Las Americas, Ecuador
Field of research: Biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Michael Wink Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
  • Aniel Sánchez , Lázaro Betancourt , Luis J González , Yassel Ramos , Jeovanis Gil , Yanni Solano , Vivian Morera , Yairet García , Félix Álvarez , Galina Moya , Jorge Fernández de Cossio , Gabriel Padrón , Vladimir Besada: Development of new methods for studying N-terminal peptide of proteins and its applications to the biotechnology. In: Biotecnología Aplicada. 25, 2008, p. 384 - 387 Original author: Aniel Sánchez , Lázaro Betancourt , Luis J González , Yassel Ramos , Jeovanis Gil , Yanni Solano , Vivian Morera , Yairet García , Félix Álvarez , Galina Moya , Jorge Fernández de Cossio , Gabriel Padrón , Vladimir Besada (English) [N-terminal peptide, methods].

  • Norailys Lorenzo, María del C. Domínguez, Ariadna Hernández, Ariana Barberá, Nelson Merino, Ariel Vazquéz, José Suaréz, Vivian Morera, Gabriel Padrón. : Characterization of the clinical and histopathological signs of two experimental rodent models for Rheumatoid Arthritis. In: Biotecnología Aplicada. 25, 2008, Original author: Norailys Lorenzo, María del C. Domínguez, Ariadna Hernández, Ariana Barberá, Nelson Merino, Ariel Vazquéz, José Suaréz, Vivian Morera, Gabriel Padrón. (English) [Rheumatoid Arthritis, rodent models ].

  • Pérez L., Pimentel G., Ravelo R., Ayala M., Bell H., Miranda M., Martínez Y. R., Sánchez I., Musacchio A., Morera V., Canaán L., Oliva J. P., Gavilondo J. V.: “Biochemical characterization and experimental tumor targeting properties of an anti-CEA antibody fragment produced in E. coli”. In: Minerva Biotecnologica . 20, 2008, p. 103 [antibody fragment ].

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
  • Lon A. Wilkens and Frank E. Moss: Mechanoreceptors and stochastic resonance. In: Scholarpedia. 3(2), 2008, p. 1635 - 1641 [mechanoreceptor neurons, stochastic resonance in biology].

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
  • F. Long, H. Peng, X. Liu, S. Kim, and E. Myers: Automatic recognition of cells (ARC) for 3D images of C. elegans. In: Proc. 2008 Conf. on Computational Molecular Biology Also published as Springer-Verlag LNCS #4955. . 2008, p. 128 - 139.

Nagotu, Dr. Shirisha

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Guwahati, India
Field of research: Cell biology, cytobiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Ralf Erdmann Ruhr-Universität Bochum
  • Nagotu S, Krikken AM, Otzen M, Kiel JA, Veenhuis M, van der Klei IJ.: Peroxisome fission in Hansenula polymorpha requires Mdv1 and Fis1, two proteins also involved in mitochondrial fission. In: Traffic 2008. 9, 2008, p. 1471 - 1484.

  • Nagotu S, Saraya R, Otzen M, Veenhuis M, van der Klei IJ: Peroxisome proliferation in Hansenula polymorpha requires Dnm1p which mediates fission but not de novo formation. In: BBA Mol Cell Res. 1783, 2008, p. 760 - 769.

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, J Gadau: Cytonuclear genic incompatibilities cause increased mortality in male F2 hybrids of Nasonia giraulti and Nasonia vitripennis. In: Genetics. 178, 2008, p. 413 - 426 [evolutionary biology, speciation, genetics].

  • J Gadau, O Niehuis, A Peire, JH Werren, E Baudry, LW Beukeboom: The Jewel Wasp Nasonia. In: Genome Mapping and Genomics in Arthropods. (Ed. Wayne Hunter, Chittaranjan Kole) Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer, 2008, p. 27 - 41 [evolutionary biology, genetics, genome mapping].

  • CK Ellison, O Niehuis, J Gadau: Hybrid breakdown and mitochondrial dysfunction in hybrids of Nasonia parasitoid wasps. In: Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 21, 2008, p. 1844 - 1851 [evolutionary biology, speciation, genetics].

Niemenak, Prof. Dr. Nicolas

Universite de Yaounde I, Cameroon
Field of research: Plant physiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Bernward Bisping Universität Hamburg
  • Nicolas Niemenak, Katja Saare-Surminski, Christina Rohsius,Denis Omokolo Ndoumou and Reinhard Lieberei: Regeneration of somatic embryos in Theobroma cacao L. in temporary immersion bioreactor and analyses of free amino acids in different tissues. In: Plant Cell Reports. 27, 2008, p. 667 - 676 [Plant physiology, plant biotechnology].

  • Laurence Alemanno, Martine Devic, Nicolas Niemenak, Christine Sanier, Jocelyne Guilleminot, Mariannick Rio, Jean-Luc Verdeil and Pascal Montoro: Characterization of leafy cotyledon1-like during embryogenesis in Theobroma cacao L. In: Planta. 227, 2008, p. 853 - 866 [Plant moledular biology].

  • Niemenak N., Onomo P.E., Fotso, Lieberei R., Ndoumou D.O.: Purine alkaloids and phenolic compounds in three Cola species and Garcinia kola grown in Cameroon. In: South Africa Journal of Botany DOI 10.1016/j.sajb.2008.03.003 (in press). 2008, [Food science].

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: Pre-treatment of dietary plant feedstuffs with phytase and its effect on growth and mineral concentration in common carp. In: Journal of Animal Physiology and Animal Nutrition. 92, 2008, p. 677 - 682.

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
  • Anette Overland and Michael O’Connell: Fine-spatial paleoecological investigations towards reconstructing late Holocene environmental change, landscape evolution and farming activity in Barrees, Beara Peninsula, southwestern Ireland . In: Journal of the North Atlantic. 1, 2008, p. 37 - 73 [Late Holocene, pollen analysis, field systems, bog development, landscape change, climate change, Ireland].

Oboh, Prof. Ganiyu

Federal University of Technology, Nigeria
Field of research: Biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Heike Raddatz Fachhochschule Trier Hochschule für Technik, Wirtschaft und Gestaltung
  • Ganiyu Oboh, Heike Raddatz, Thomas Henle: Antioxidant properties of polar and non-polar extracts of some tropical green leafy vegetables. In: Journal of the Sciences of Food & Agriculture . 88, 2008, p. 2486 - 2492 [Vegetable Antioxidant Polar Non-polar Phenol Carotenoid Vitamin C].

Okonjo, Prof. Dr. Kehinde

University of Ibadan, Nigeria
Field of research: Biophysical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Alfred Maelicke MPI für Ernährungsphysiologie
  • Kehinde O. Okonjo; Olugbenga S. Bello; Jonathan O. Babalola: Transition of hemoglobin between two tertiary conformations: The transition constant differs significantly for the major and minor hemoglobins of the Japanese quail (Cortunix cortunix japonica). In: Biochimica et Biophysica Acta . 1784, 2008, p. 464 - 471 [Japanese quail hemoglobin; tertiary conformational transition; multiple reactive sulfhydryl group; equilibrium constant; 5,5'-dithiobis(2-nitrobenzoate)].

Oliveira, Prof. Dr. Rafael Gustavo

Universidad Nacional de Cordoba, Argentina
Field of research: Biophysics
Host: Prof. Dr. Motomu Tanaka Technische Universität München
  • Emanuel Schneck, Florian Rehfeldt, Rafael G. Oliveira, Christian Gege, Bruno Demé, and Motomu Tanaka: Modulation of intermembrane interaction and bending rigidity of biomembrane models via carbohydrates investigated by specular and off-specular neutron scattering. In: PHYSICAL REVIEW E. 78, 2008, p. 061924-1 - 061924-9 [biomembrane, fluctuations, scattering].

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, Imam Mekkawy,John Verreth, Sven Wuertz, Werner Kloas, Frank Kirschbaum: Monitoring of DNA breakage in embryonic stages of the African catfish Clarias gariepinus (Burchell, 1822) after exposure to lead nitrate using alkaline comet assay. In: Environmental Toxicology. 23, 2008, p. 679 - 687.

  • Alaa Osman, Sven Wuertz, Imam Mekkawy, John Verreth, Frank Kirschbaum: Early development of the African catfish Clarias gariepinus (Burchell, 1822) focusing on the ontogeny of selected organs. In: Journal of Applied Ichthiology. 24, 2008, p. 187 - 195.

  • Alaa Osman, Sven Wuertz, Imam Mekkawy, John Verreth, Frank Kirschbaum: Early development of the African catfish Clarias gariepinus (Burchell, 1822) focusing on the ontogeny of selected organs. In: Journal of Applied Ichthiology. 24, 2008, p. 187 - 195 [African catfish, Early Development, Ontogony].

Ostrovsky, Dr. Andrei N.

St. Petersburg State University, Russian Federation
Field of research: Zoology
Host: Prof. Dr. Priska Schäfer Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel
  • Ostrovsky, A. N., Dick, M. H. & Mawatari S. F.: The internal-brooding apparatus in the bryozoan genus Cauloramphus (Cheilostomata: Calloporidae) and its inferred homology to ovicells. In: Zoological Science. 25(1), 2008, p. 36 - 52 [Bryozoa, ovicells, internal brooding, evolution].

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: Biodiversity and structure of parasite communities in Boops boops (Teleostei: Sparidae) from the Western Mediterranean and off the North East Atlantic coasts of Spain. Valencia: Universitat de València. Servei de Publicacions, 2008, 205 pp.

  • Ana Pérez-del-Olmo, Mercedes Fernández, Juan Antonio Raga, Aneta Kostadinova, Robert Poulin : Halfway up the trophic chain: development of parasite communities in the sparid fish Boops boops. In: Parasitology. 135, 2008, p. 257 - 268.

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, Thomas Steudel, Kevin Whittingstall, Mark Augath, Nikos K. Logothetis: A voice region in the monkey brain. In: Nature Neuroscience. 2008, p. 1 - 8 [homology, human, monkey, imaging, fMRI, vocal recognition, voices, faces].

Ploug, Dr. Helle

Gothenburg University, Sweden
Field of research: Marine microbiology
Host: Dr. Dirk de Beer Max-Planck-Institut für Marine Mikrobiologie
  • Helle Ploug, Morten Hvitfeldt Iversen, Marja Koski, Erik Buitenhuis: Production, respiratory carbon turnover, and sinking velocity of copepod fecal pellets: direct measurements of ballasting by opal and calcite. Limnol. Oceanogr. 53: 469-476. In: Limnology and Oceanography. 53, 2008, p. 469 - 476 [Copepod fecal pellets, production, respiration, sinking velocity, ballast minerals, small-scale oxygen fluxes, large-scale carbon fluxes, biological carbon pump].

Polilov, Dr. Alexey

Moscow M.V. Lomonosov State University, Russian Federation
Field of research: Animal anatomy and animal morphology
Host: Prof. Dr. Rolf G. Beutel Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena
  • Alexey Polilov: Anatomy of the smallest Coleoptera, featherwing beetles of the tribe Nanosellini (Coleoptera, Ptiliidae), and limits of Insect miniaturization. In: Entomological Review. 88, 2008, p. 26 - 33 [Miniaturization, anatomy, size limits, Coleoptera, Ptiliidae].

  • Alexey Polilov: An introduction to the Ptiliidae (Coleoptera) of Primorskiy region with descriptions of three new genera, new and little known species. In: Russian Entomological Journal. 17, 2008, p. 149 - 176 [Coleoptera, Ptiliidae, Nanosellini, Primorskiella, Sikhotelumpia, Ussurilumpia, Acrotrichis, fauna, Far East, new species, new genera.].

Ponte-Sucre, Prof. Dr. Alicia

Universidad Central de Venezuela, Venezuela
Field of research: Parasitology
Host: Mr August Stich Missionsärztliche Klinik Würzburg
  • Tim Goebel, Daniela Ulmer, Holger Projahn, Alicia Pontre-Sucre, Sabine Specht, Salem Ramadan Sarite, Achim Hoerauf, Annette Kaiser, Ilona Hauber, Joachim Hauber, Ulrike Holzgrabe: In search of novel agents for therapy of tropical diseases and human immunodeficiency virus. In: Journal of Medicinal Chemistry . 51, 2008, p. 238 - 250 [cell physiology, pharmacology, therapeutics, novel compounds].

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)
  • A.N. Kukushkin, S.B. Svetlikova, R.A. Amanzholov, V.A. Pospelov: Anisomycin abrogates repression of protooncogene c-fos transcription in E1A+cHa-ras-transformed cells through activation of MEK/ERK kinase cascade. In: J. Cell. Biochem. 103, 2008, p. 1005 - 1012 [protooncogene c-fos transcription; E1A+cHa-ras-transformed cells; MEK/ERK kinase cascade; anisomycin].

  • I.A. Chuykin, M.S. Lianguzova, T.V. Pospelova, V.A. Pospelov: Activation of DNA damage response signaling in mouse embryonic stem cells. In: Cell Cycle. 7, 2008, p. 2922 - 2928 [ mouse embryonic stem cells; cell cycle control; DNA damage response].

Protti, Dr. Dario A.

University of Sydney, Germany
Field of research: Neurophysiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Thomas Euler Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen
  • Leamey, C., Protti, D.A. and Dreher, B. : Comparative survey of the mammalian visual system with reference to the mouse. In: Eye, Retina, and Visual System of the Mouse. (Ed. Chalupa, L.M and Williams, R.W.) USA: MIT Press, 2008, p. 35 - 60.

Radjasa, Prof. Dr. Ocky Karna

Universitas Diponegoro, Indonesia
Field of research: Marine microbiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Johannes Imhoff Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel
  • Agus Sabdono and Ocky Karna Radjasa: Phylogenetic diversity of organophosphorous pesticide-degrading coral bacteria from Mid-West coast of Indonesia. In: Biotechnol. 7, 2008, p. 694 - 701 [Indonesia, coral bacteria, phylogenetic diversity, pesticide].

Ranathunge, Dr. Kosala M.

University of Guelph, Canada
Field of research: Plant physiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Lukas Schreiber Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
  • Dongmei Yu, Kosala M. Ranathunge. Rochus Franke, Lukas Schreiber and C. He: Wax Crystal-Sparse Leaf 1 encodes a b-ketoacyl CoA synthase involved in biosynthesis of cuticular waxes on rice leaf. In: Planta. 228, 2008, p. 675 - 685.

  • Kosala M. Ranathunge, RHT Raymond, X Fang, CA Peterson, M Gijzen and MA Bernards: Soybean root suberin and partial resistance to Phytophthora sojae root rot. In: Phytopathology. 98, 2008, p. 1179 - 1189.

Rankin Rodriguez, Dr. Rosa

Universidad de la Habana, Cuba
Field of research: Plant systematology and evolution
Host: Prof. Dr. Werner Greuter Freie Universität Berlin
  • Gonzalez Geigel, L., Rankin Rodriguez, R.: Un nuevo sinonimo de Forchhammeria trifoliata (Capparaceae s. l.): Allophyllus roigii; descrito en Sapindaceae. In: Revista Jard. Bot. Nac. Univ. Habana. 27, 2008, p. 135 - 136.

  • Greuter, W. & Rankin Rodríguez, R. (ed.) : Flora de la República de Cuba, Serie A. Plantas Vasculares. Fascículo 14. Lythraceae por R. Echevarría Cruz & S. A. Graham; Oleaceae por P. A. González Gutiérrez; Rutaceae por C. Beurton; Salicaceae por P. Blanco Fernández de Caleya & R. Oviedo Prieto. Liechtenstein: A. R. Gantner Verlag KG, Ruggell, 2008, [iii +52+46+134+12 pp] pp.

  • Rankin, R. & Greuter, W. : Mimosaceae. In: Categorización preliminar de taxones de la flora de Cuba. (Ed. In González-Torres LR., Rankin Rodríguez R, Leiva Sánchez AT, Palmarola bejerano A. (ed)) Bissea, Vol. 2. Número Especial., 2008, p. 54 - 56.

  • Greuter, W. & Rankin Rodríguez, R. : Bisgoeppertia (Gentianaceae) unravelled. Account of a small genus of the Greater Antilles. In: Willdenowia. 38, 2008, p. 177 - 185.

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, Jorba N, Zamarreño N, Fernández Y, Juárez S, Ortín J : The host-dependent interaction of alpha-importins with influenza PB2 polymerase subunit is required for virus RNA replication. In: PLoS One. 3(12):e3904 . 2008.

  • Guilligay D, Tarendeau F, Resa-Infante P, Coloma R, Crepin T, Sehr P, Lewis J, Ruigrok R, Ortin J, Hart D, Cusack S : The structural basis for cap-binding by influenza virus polymerase subunit PB2. In: Nature Structural & Molecular Biology. 15 (5): 500-6 . 2008.

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: Multilevel selection and human altruism. In: Biology and Philosophy. 23 (2), 2008, p. 205 - 215 [Altruism, Assortative grouping, Group selection, Free riding, Individual selection].

Sarkar, Dr. Debabrata

Central Research Institute for Jute & Allied Fibres (CRIJAF), India
Field of research: Plant genetics
Host: Prof. Dr. Helga Ninnemann Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen
  • Debabrata Sarkar: The signal transduction pathways controlling in planta tuberization in potato: an emerging synthesis. In: Plant Cell Reports. 27, 2008, p. 1 - 8 [Aquaporins, signal transduction, potato, tuberization, RNA signaling, lipoxygenase, transcription factors, phytohormone signaling, Ca signaling, phytochrome].

Schnier, Dr. Joachim

University of California, Davis, United States of America
Field of research: Genetics
Host: Prof. Dr. Terrance Leighton University of California, Berkeley
  • JB Schnier, K Nishi, WR Harley, FA Gorin: An acidic environment changes cyclin D1 localization and alters colony forming ability in gliomas. . In: J Neurooncol. . 89, 2008, p. 19 - 26 [glioblastoma, acidosis, cyclin D1, cell survival].

  • Joachim Schnier: Flash XML Applications. Oxford, UK: Elsevier, Focal Press, 2008, 322 pp. [Adobe Flash, Programming, XML, Database, Actionscript, Movie].

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 · Ute Hentschel · Susanne Schmitt · Peter J. Schupp: Rapid tissue reduction and recovery in the sponge Aplysinella sp. In: Marine Biology. 156, 2008, p. 141 - 153 [sponge tissue reduction sponge microbial community].

  • Carsten Matz, Jeremy S. Webb, Peter J. Schupp, Shui Yen Phang, Anahit Penesyan, Suhelen Egan, Peter Steinberg, Staffan Kjelleberg: Marine Biofilm Bacteria Evade Eukaryotic Predation by Targeted Chemical Defense. In: PLOS ONE. 3, 2008, p. e2744 [marine biofilm predation chemical ecology defense].

  • Carsten Thoms and Peter J Schupp: Activated chemical defenses in marine sponges: a case study on Aplysinella rhax. In: Journal of Chemical Ecology. 34, 2008, p. 1242 - 1252.

  • S Matthew, PJ Schupp, H Luesch: Apratoxin E, a novel cytotoxic peptolide from a Guamanian collection of the marine cyanobacterium Lyngbya bouillonii. In: Journal of Natural Products. 71, 2008, p. 1113 - 1116 [apratoxin cyanobacteria].

Schönberg, Dr. Christine

University of Western Australia, Australia
Field of research: Marine biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Shaun P. Collin University of Queensland
  • Christine Schönberg, Greg Shields: Micro-computed tomography for studies on Entobia: transparent substrate versus modern technology. In: Current Developments in Bioerosion. (Ed. Max Wisshak, Leif Tapanila) Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer, 2008, p. 147 - 164 [Entobia, Chona celato, Cliona orientalis, bioerosion, traces, ichnology, micro-computed tomography].

  • Christine Schönberg: A history of sponge erosion: from past myths and hypotheses to recent approaches. In: Current Developments in Bioerosion. (Ed. Max Wisshak, Leif Tapanila) Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer, 2008, p. 165 [Bioerosion, mechanism, history, mechanical, chemical, microsensors, Cliona celata].

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, Washington Njagi, Wanja Kinuthia: Prey spectra of two swarm-raiding army ant species in East Africa. In: Journal of Zoology. 274, 2008, p. 85 - 93 [Dorylus molestus, Dorylus wilverthi, earthworms, Kibale, montane forest, Mount Kenya, polyphagy, predation.].

  • Caspar Schöning, Tatyana Humle, Yasmin Möbius, W.C. McGrew: The nature of culture: Technological variation in chimpanzee predation on army ants revisited. In: Journal of Human Evolution. 55, 2008, p. 48 - 59 [Army ants, chimpanzee, culture, insectivory, predation, tool use.].

  • Caspar Schöning, William H. Gotwald Jr., Daniel J.C. Kronauer, Lars Vilhelmsen: Taxonomy of the African army ant Dorylus gribodoi Emery, 1892 (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) - new insights from DNA sequence data and morphology. In: Zootaxa. 1749, 2008, p. 39 - 52 [Dorylinae, Formicidae, male-worker matching, West Africa.].

Simo, Dr. Gustave

Universite de Dschang, Cameroon
Field of research: Parasitology
Host: Dr. Jörg Hoheisel Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum (DKFZ)
  • Mavoungou JF, Simo G, Gilles J, De Stordeur E, Duvallet G.: Ecology of stomoxyine fulies (Diptera: Muscidae) in Gabon. II. Blood meals analysis a nd epidemiologic consequences. In: Parasite . 15, 2008, p. 611 - 615.

  • Simo G, Njiokou F, Mbida Mbida JA, Njitchouang GR, Herder S, Asonganyi T, Cuny G. : Tsetse fly host preference from sleeping sickness foci in Cameroon: epidemiological implications. In: Infection, Genetic and Evolution . 8, 2008, p. 34 - 39 [Blood meals; Tsetse fly; Sleeping sickness; Host preference; Epidemiology; HAT transmission cycle].

  • Simo G, Cuny G, Demonchy R, Herder S. : Trypanosoma brucei gambiense: study of population genetic structure of Central African stocks using amplified fragment length polymorphism (AFLP). In: Experimental Parasitology. 118, 2008, p. 172 - 180 [Human African Trypanosomiasis, Trypanosoma brucei gambiense, Epidemiology, Sleeping sickness focus, Genetic variability, AFLP].

Sineriz, Prof. Dr. Faustino

Universidad Nacional de Tucuman, Argentina
Field of research: Microbiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Ulrich Szewzyk Technische Universität Berlin
  • Monica Lugo, Marcela Ferrero, Maria Estévez, Faustino Siñeriz, and Ana Anton : Arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi and rhizospheric soil bacteria diversity along an altitudinal gradient in South American Puna grassland. In: Microbial Ecology. 55, 2008, p. 705 - 713 [Mycorrhizae, Poaceae, Microbial Diversity Puna highlands].

Sohlenkamp, Dr.-Ing. Christian

Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico
Field of research: Microbiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Otto Geiger Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico
  • *Hacker, S., *Sohlenkamp, C., Aktas, M., Geiger, O, and Narberhaus, F. : Multiple phospholipid N-methyltransferases with distinct substrate specificities are encoded in Bradyrhizobium japonicum. . In: Journal of Bacteriology. 190, 2008, p. 571 - 580.

  • Vences-Guzmán, M. A., O. Geiger, and C. Sohlenkamp: Sinorhizobium meliloti mutants deficient in phosphatidylserine decarboxylase accumulate phosphatidylserine and are strongly affected during symbiosis with alfalfa. . In: Journal of Bacteriology. 190, 2008, p. 6846 - 6856.

Soreq, Prof. Hermona

Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
Field of research: Neurophysiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Jörg Vogel Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg
  • Gabriel Zimmerman, Marleisje Njunting, Sebastian Ivens, Else A. Tolner, Christoph J. Behrens, Miriam Gross, Hermona Soreq, Uwe Heinemann, Alon Friedman: Acetylcholine-induced seizure-like activity and modified cholinergic gene expression in chronically epileptic rats. In: European Journal of Neuroscience. 27, 2008, p. 965 - 975 [acetylcholine, acetylcholinesterase, epilepsy research].

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)
  • Struck NS, Herrmann S, Schmuck-Barkmann I, de Souza Dias S, Haase S, Cabrera AL, Treeck M, Bruns C, Langer C, Cowman AF, Marti M, Spielmann T, Gilberger TW.: Spatial dissection of the cis- and trans-Golgi compartments in the malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum. . In: Molecular Microbiology . 67, 2008, p. 1320 - 30.

  • Struck NS, Herrmann S, Langer C, Krueger A, Foth BJ, Engelberg K, Cabrera AL, Haase S, Treeck M, Marti M, Cowman AF, Spielmann T, Gilberger TW.: Plasmodium falciparum possesses two GRASP proteins that are differentially targeted to the Golgi complex via a higher- and lower-eukaryote-like mechanism. . In: Journal of Cell Science. 121, 2008, p. 2123 - 2129.

  • Dixon MW, Hawthorne PL, Spielmann T, Anderson KL, Trenholme KR, Gardiner DL. : Targeting of the ring exported protein 1 to the Maurer's clefts is mediated by a two-phase process. In: Traffic. 9, 2008, p. 1316 - 1326.

  • Hanssen E, Hawthorne P, Dixon MW, Trenholme KR, McMillan PJ, Spielmann T, Gardiner DL, Tilley L.: Targeted mutagenesis of the ring-exported protein-1 of Plasmodium falciparum disrupts the architecture of Maurer's cleft organelles. . In: Molecular Microbiology . 69, 2008, p. 938 - 953.

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: PI3 kinase and direct S-nitrosation are involved in down-regulation of apoptosis signal-regulating kinase 1 during LPS-induced Toll-like receptor 4 signalling. In: Immunology Letters. 115, 2008, p. 126 - 130 [Innate immunity, toll-like receptors, apoptosis, MAP kinases].

  • Vadym Sumbayev: LPS-induced Toll-like receptor 4 signalling triggers cross-talk of apoptosis signal-regulating kinase 1 (ASK1) and HIF-1alpha protein. In: FEBS Letters. 582, 2008, p. 319 - 326 [Innate immunity, toll-like receptors, hypoxia, apoptosis].

  • Vadym Sumbayev, Jan Jensen, Jacob Hansen, Peter Andreasen: Novel modes of oestrogen receptor agonism and antagonism by hydroxylated and chlorinated biphenyls, revealed by conformation-specific peptide recognition patterns. In: Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology. 287, 2008, p. 30 - 39.

  • Vadym Sumbayev, Inna Yasinska: Protein S-nitrosation in signal transduction: assays for specific qualitative and quantitative analysis. In: Methods in Enzymology. 440, 2008, p. 209 - 219.

  • Harjinder Lall, Karen Coughlan, & Vadym Sumbayev: HIF-1alpha protein is an essential factor for protection of myeloid cells against LPS-induced depletion of ATP and apoptosis that supports Toll-like receptor 4-mediated production of IL-6. In: Molecular Immunology. 45, 2008, p. 3045 - 3049.

Takeshita, Dr. Norio

University of Tsukuba, Japan
Field of research: Molecular biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Reinhard Fischer Universität Karlsruhe (TH)
  • Norio Takeshita, Yuhei Higashitsuji, Sven Konzack, Reinhard Fischer: Apical sterol-rich membranes are essential for localizing cell end markers that determine growth directionality in the filamentous fungus Aspergillus nidulans. In: Molecular Biology of the Cell. 19, 2008, p. 339 - 351 [Aspergillus, cell end marker, growth directionarity, polarity, sterol].

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
  • Svetlana V. Khoronenkova, Vladimir I. Tishkov: High Throughput Screening Assay for D-Amino Acid Oxidase. In: Analytical Biochemistry. 374(2), 2008, p. 405 - 410 [high throughput screening assay D-amino acid oxidase dot-blot analysis].

Tiunov, Dr. Alexei V.

Russian Academy of Sciences, Russian Federation
Field of research: Ecology
Host: Prof. Dr. Stefan Scheu Technische Universität Darmstadt
  • A.M. Yurkov, I.Yu. Chernov, A.V. Tiunov: Influence of Lumbricus terrestris earthworms on the structure of the yeast community of forest litter. In: Microbiology. 77(1), 2008, p. 107 - 111 [Podzolic soils, soil microorganisms, drilosphere].

Todorova, Prof. Dr. Albena

Medical University, Bulgaria
Field of research: Human genetics, medical genetics
Host: Prof. Dr. Jürgen Horst Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
  • Albena Todorova, T. Todorov, B. Georgieva, M. Lukova, V. Guergueltcheva, I. Kremensky, V. Mitev: (2008) MLPA analysis/complete sequencing of the DMD gene in a group of Bulgarian Duchenne/Becker muscular dystrophy patients. . In: Neuromusc Disorders . 18(8), 2008, p. 667 - 670.

Trujillo Linke, Dr. Marco

Leibniz-Institut für Pflanzenbiochemie, Halle (IPB), Germany
Field of research: Plant biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Ken Shirasu RIKEN Plant Science Center
  • Marco Trujillo, Kazuya Ichimura, Catarina Casais and Ken Shirasu: Negative regulation of PAMP-triggered immunity by E3 ubitquitin ligase triplet in Arabidopsis. In: Current Biology . 18, 2008, p. 1396 - 1401.

Vaca-Dominguez, Dr. Luis Alfonso

Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico
Field of research: Biophysical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Franz Hofmann Technische Universität München
  • Salgado Alfonso, Ordaz Benito, Sampieri Alicia, Zepeda Angélica, Glazebrook Patricia, Kunze Diana, Vaca Luis. : Regulation of the cellular localization and function human transient receptor potencial channel 1 by other members of the TRPC family. In: Cell Calcium. . 43, 2008, p. 375 - 387.

Van Campenhout, Dr. Claude Anne

Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium
Field of research: Molecular genetics
Host: Prof. Dr. Heiko Lickert Helmholtz Zentrum München, GmbH Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Gesundheit und Umwelt
  • A Luyten, Eva Mortier, C Van Campenhout, V Taelman, G Degeest, G Wuytens, K Lambaerts, G David, EJ Bellefroid, P Zimmermann.: The postsynaptic density 95/disc-large/zona occludens protein syntenin directly interacts with frizzled 7 and supports noncanonical Wnt signaling. In: Molecular Biology of the Cell. 19, 2008, p. 1594 - 1604 [Amino Acid Sequence Animals Base Sequence Binding Sites Cells, Cultured DNA, Complementary/genetics Female Frizzled Receptors/chemistry Frizzled Receptors/genetics Frizzled Receptors/metabolism* Gene Expression Regulation, Developmental Humans ].

Varga, Prof. Dr. Zoltan Sandor

University of Debrecen, Hungary
Field of research: Biogeography
Host: Dr. Axel Hausmann Staatliche Naturwissenschaftliche Sammlungen Bayerns (SNSB)
  • Zoltan Sandor Varga, Thomas Schmitt: Types of oreal and oreotundral disjunctions in the western Palearctic. In: Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. 93, 2008, p. 415 - 430 [arctic regions, biogeography, butterflies, chorology, endemisms, lepidoptera, moths, mountain regions, phylogeography].

Vierling, Prof. Dr. Elizabeth


Field of research: Plant biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Mark Stitt Max-Planck-Institut für molekulare Pflanzenphysiologie
  • Jane Larkindale, Elizabeth Vierling: Core genome responses involved in acclimation to high temperature. In: Plant Physiology. 146, 2008, p. 748 - 761 [stress, Arabidopsis, plants, programmed cell death, chaperones, microarrays].

Vispo, Dr. Nelson Francisco Santiago

Yachay Tech University, Ecuador
Field of research: Molecular biology
Host: Dr. Christian J. Buchholz Paul-Ehrlich-Institut (PEI)
  • Rojas G, Pupo A, Del Rosario Aleman M, Vispo NS: Preferential selection of Cys-constrained peptides from a random phage-displayed library by anti-glucitollysine antibodies. In: J Pept Sci. 14, 2008, p. 1216 - 1221 [ phage display].

Volkov, Prof. Dr. Roman

Chernivtsi National University, Ukraine
Field of research: Genetics
Host: Prof. Dr. Vera Hemleben Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen
  • N.Y. Komarova, G.W. Grimm, V. Hemleben, R.A. Volkov : Molecular evolution of 35S rDNA and taxonomic status of Lycopersicon within Solanum sect. Petota. In: Plant Syst. Evol. . 276, 2008, p. 59 - 71 [35S rDNA, molecular evolution and taxonomy, Solanaceae].

Weissman-Sourmail, Dr. Kira Juliet

, France
Field of research: Biosynthesis
Host: Prof. Dr. Rolf Müller Universität des Saarlandes
  • Kira J Weissman and Rolf Müller: Protein-protein interactions in multienzyme megasythetases. In: ChemBioChem. 14, 2008, p. 826 - 848 [Protein-protein interactions Polyketide synthases Non-ribosomal polypeptide synthases Natural products].

  • Kira J Weissman: Anatomy of a fungal polyketide synthase. In: Science. 320, 2008, p. 186 - 187 [Fungal polyketide synthase Natural products Enzymology].

Wierenga, Dr. Corette J.

Utrecht University, Netherlands
Field of research: Neurophysiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Tobias Bonhoeffer Max-Planck-Institut für Neurobiologie
  • Gomis-Rüth S, Wierenga CJ, Bradke F: Plasticity of polarization: changing axonal and dendritic identity in mature neurons. In: Current Biology. 18, 2008, p. 992 - 1000.

  • Corette J Wierenga Nadine Becker Tobias Bonhoeffer: GABAergic synapses are formed without the involvement of dendritic protrusions. In: Nature neuroscience. 11, 2008, p. 1044 - 1052 [neuroscience two-photon imaging synapse formation synaptic plasticity inhibitory synapses].

  • Nadine Becker Corette J Wierenga Rosalina Fonseca Tobias Bonhoeffer U. Valentin Nägerl: LTD induction causes morphological changes of presynaptic boutons and reduces their contacts with spines. In: Neuron. 60, 2008, p. 590 - 597.

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
  • Kristoffer Palma, Marcel Wiermer and Xin Li: Marshalling the troops: intracellular dynamics in plant pathogen defense. In: Annual Plant Reviews, Volume 34: Molecular Aspects of Plant Disease Resistance. . (Ed. Jane Parker) Wiley-Blackwell, 2008, p. 177 - 219 [nucleocytoplasmic transport, exocytosis, receptor endocytosis, cytoskeletal rearrangemants, vesicular trafficking, antimicrobial secretion].

Wolschin, Dr. Florian Christoph

Arizona State University, United States of America
Field of research: Biochemistry
Host: Dr. Gro V. Amdam Arizona State University
  • Daniel Muench, Gro V Amdam, Florian Wolschin: Ageing in a eusocial insect: molecular and physiological characteristics of life span plasticity in the honey bee. In: Functional Ecology. 22, 2008, p. 407 - 421 [Ageing, honey bee, plasticity, eusocial].

Wu, Prof. Dr. Ning

Chinese Academy of Sciences, Nepal
Field of research: Plant ecology
Host: Prof. Dr. Fred Scholz Freie Universität Berlin
  • Yonghen GAO, Peng LUO, Ning WU & Huai CHEN: Nitrification and denitrification in an alpine meadow soil of the eastern Tibetan Plateau. In: Acta Agriculture Scandinavica Section B -- Soil and Plant Science. 58, 2008, p. 93 - 96 [Nitrification, denitrification, alpine meadow ].

Zaharieva, Dr. Ivelina Stefanova

Freie Universität Berlin, Germany
Field of research: Biophysical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Holger Dau Freie Universität Berlin
  • Michael Haumann, Alexander Grundmeier, Ivelina Zaharieva, Holger Dau: Photosynthetic water oxidation at elevated dioxygen partial pressure monitored by time-resolved X-ray absorption measurements. In: Prog. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. 105, 2008, p. 17384 - 17389 [manganese complex, photosystem II, X-ray spectroscopy, bioinorganic chemistry, oxygen pressure].

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
  • Hoyer, S.C., Eckart, A., Herrel, A., Zars, T., Fischer, S., Hardie, S.L., and Heisenberg, M. : Octopamine in Drosophila male aggression. In: Current Biology. 18, 2008, p. 159 - 167.

  • Laferriere, H, Guarnieri, D., Sitaraman, D., Diegelman, S., Heberlein, U., and Zars, T.: Genetic dissociation of ethanol sensitivity and learning in Drosophila melanogaster. In: Genetics. in press, 2008.

  • Sitaraman, D., Zars, M., LaFerriere, H., Chen, Y., Sable-Smith, A., Kitamoto, T., Rottinghaus, G., and T. Zars. : Serotonin is necessary for place memory in Drosophila. In: Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. in press, 2008.

Zhang, Prof. Shao-wu

Australian National University, Australia
Field of research: Behavioural physiology, ethology
Host: Prof. Dr. Jürgen Tautz Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg
  • .Songkun Su, Fang Cai, Aung Si, Shaowu Zhang, Jürgen Tautz and Shenglu Chen: East meets west: Asiatic honeybees can understand the dances of European honeybees. In: PLOS ONE . 3, 2008, p. 1 - 9 [dance, honeybee, communicationj].

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
  • Valeeva I.H., Ibragimova M.Ya., Zhdanov Renad I., Khalikova A.R., Khalikova A.R.: Methods for Analysis of Lipid Peroxidation Products in Biomaterials. Kazan, Russia: Kazan State University Press, 2008, 26 pp. Original author: Valeeva I.H., Ibragimova M.Ya., Zhdanov Renad I., Khalikova A.R., Khalikova A.R. (in Russian) [experimental methods for testing lipid peroxidation].

  • Valeeva I.H., Ibragimova M.Ya., Zhdanov Renad I., Malkov S.V., Khalikova A.R., Khalikova A.R.: Methods for Evaluation of Human Antioxidant Defense System. Kazan, Russia: Kazan State University Press, 2008, 50 pp. Original author: Valeeva I.H., Ibragimova M.Ya., Zhdanov Renad I., Malkov S.V., Khalikova A.R., Khalikova A.R. (in Russian).

  • Valeeva I.H., Ibragimova M.Ya., Zhdanov Renad I., Salafutdinov I.I., Khalikova A.R., Khalikova A.R., Ibragimova L.Ya.: Methods of the Study of Lipid Exchange. Kazan, Russia: Kazan State University Press, 2008, 60 pp. Original author: Valeeva I.H., Ibragimova M.Ya., Zhdanov Renad I., Salafutdinov I.I., Khalikova A.R., Khalikova A.R., Ibragimova L.Ya. (Russian) [analysis of fatty acid and lipid composition].

  • Renad I. Zhdanov, A. Krylov, N. Strazhevskaya, A. Shmyrina, I. Salafutdinov, M. Ibragimova, A. Kraus, W. Lorenz: Changes in fatty acid profile of rat spleen DNA-bound lipids as a result of genomic DNA instability. In: Kazan Medical Journal (Kazanskii Med. Zhurnal). # 2, 2008, p. 39 - 44 Original author: Renad I. Zhdanov, A. Krylov, N. Strazhevskaya, A. Shmyrina, I. Salafutdinov, M. Ibragimova, A. Kraus, W. Lorenz (Russian).

  • A.A. Rizvanov, M.E. Yalvac, I.M. Gazizov, T.S., Yilmaz, M.S. Kaligin, A.K. Shafigullina, D.S. Guseva, F. Sahin, Renad I. Zhdanov, S.L. Kiselev, A. Palotas, A.P. Kiyasov, R.R. Islamov : Human Umbilical Cord Blood Cells Genetically Modified With VEGF and L1CAM Differentiate Into Endothelial Cells Upon Transplantation In Mouse ALS Model. In: Proceedings of 14th Int. Biomed. Science and Technology Symposium, May 3-7, 2008. Mugla, Turkey: Mugla University Press, 2008, p. 122 - 124.

  • Natalja Boiko, Eugenyi Dyachkov, Pavel Dyachkov, Renad Zhdanov: Computer modelling interaction between DNA and diglycerides. In: Rus. Chem. Bull.. 58 (8), 2008, p. 1741 - 1744.

  • A. Arslan, K. Mirsan, T. Parlak, T. Tufekcoglu, Renad Zhdanov, Ya. Gibadulin. : Archeological, etymological and genetic traces of migrations along with Etruscan migration for forming European nations: I. Migrational traces was followed together with alphabetical evolution. In: TARIHTEN BIR SAYFA: ETRUSKLER (A PAGE FROM THE HISTORY: ETRUSCANS). (Ed. Turkish Historical Society) Ankara, Turkey: Turk Tarih Kurumu Yayinlari, 2008, p. 64 - 104.

  • Milyausha Ibragimova, Rustem Kourbanov, Alexei Nikiforov, Wilhelm Lorenz, Renad Zhdanov: Existence of free fatty acids tightly bound to prokaryotic genomic DNA. In: Proceedings of the IInd Int. Conference “Postgenome Era in Biology and Problems of Biotechnology”, Kazan State University, September 2008. (Ed. Faride Alimova) Kazan, Russia: Kazan State University Press, 2008, p. 35 - 36.

  • Renad Zhdanov, Milyausha Ibragimova, Rustem Kourbanov, Wilhelm Lorenz: Phospholipid composition of P.aurantiaca DNA-bound lipids according to ESI-LC-MS/MS data. In: Proceedings of the IInd Int. Conference “Postgenome Era in Biology and Problems of Biotechnology”, Kazan State University, Kazan, Russia, September, 15-16, 2008. (Ed. Faride Alimova) Kazan, Russia: Kazan State University Press, 2008, p. 31 - 32.

  • Renad Zhdanov, Milyausha Ibragimova, Wilhelm Lorenz and Aslan Kubatiev: Genome-lipidome interrelationships: genomic DNA instability and lipidome lability-fatty acid profile inverses under foliate deficiency-induced hyperhomocysteinemia. In: Proceedings of the IInd Int. Conference “Postgenome Era in Biology and Problems of Biotechnology”, Kazan State University, Kazan, Russia, September, 15-16, 2008. (Ed. Faride Alimova) Kazan, Russia: Kazan State University Press, 2008, p. 166 - 167.

Zhu, Dr. Mei

Columbia University, United States of America
Field of research: Cell biology, cytobiology
Host: Dr. Ingrid Hoffmann Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum (DKFZ)
  • Mei Zhu, Fengsong Wang, Feng Yan, Phil Y. Yao, Jian Du, Xinjiao Gao, Xiwei Wang, Quan Wu, Tarsha Ward, Jingjing Li, Steve Kioko, Renming Hu, Wei Xie, Xia Ding and Xuebiao Yao: Septin 7 Interacts with Centromere-associated Protein E and Is Required for Its Kinetochore Localization. In: J Biol Chem. 283, 2008, p. 18916 - 18925 [Septin, CENP-E, mitosis, kinetochore-MT attachment].