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Bibliographia Humboldtiana

I. Publications by Humboldt Research Fellows from abroad in 2010

Biosciences, life sciences

Abd-Alla, Prof. Dr. Mohamed Hemida

Assiut University, Egypt
Field of research: Microbiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Hans-Werner Koyro Justus-Liebig-Universität Gießen
  • Abd-Alla M.H., Bashandy S.R., Schnell S. : Occurrence of Xanthomonas axonopodis bv. phaseoli, the causal agent of xommon bacterial blight disease, on seeds of common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) in Upper Egypt. In: Folia Microbiologica. 55, 2010, p. 47 - 52.

Abdelghani, Prof. Dr. Adnane

University of Carthage, Tunisia
Field of research: Biophysics
Host: Prof. Dr. Erich Sackmann Technische Universität München
  • Adnane Abdelghani; H. Baccar, M.B. Mejri, I. Hafaiedh, T. Ktari, M. Aouni: Surface plasmon resonance immunosensor for bacteria detection. In: Talanta. 82, 2010, p. 810 - 814.

Ahdesmäki, Dr. Miika J.


Field of research: Informatics in biology, computer science in biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Korbinian Strimmer Universität Leipzig
  • Miika J. Ahdesmäki, Korbinian Strimmer: Feature selection in omics prediction problems using cat scores and false nondiscovery rate control. In: Annals of Applied Statistics. 4, 2010, p. 503 - 519 [statistics, signal processing, machine learning, feature selection, linear discriminant analysis, correlation, James–Stein estimator, “small n, large p”, correlation-adjusted t-score, false discovery rates, higher criticism].

Alejandro, Prof. Dr. Grecebio Jonathan

University of Santo Tomas, Philippines
Field of research: Plant systematology and evolution
Host: Dr. Ulrich Meve Universität Bayreuth
  • GJD Alejandro, U Meve, M Uy, A Mouly, M Thiv & S Liede-Schumann: Molecular support of the classification of Greeniopsis Merr. in Aleisanthieae (Rubiaceae), with a revision of the genus. In: Taxon . 59 (5), 2010, p. 1547 - 1564 [Aleisanthia ; Aleisanthieae; Aleisanthiopsis; Greeniopsis; Ixoroideae; Philippines; rps16; Rubiaceae; trnT-F].

Anand, Dr. Paras Kumar

Imperial College London, United Kingdom
Field of research: Cell biology, cytobiology
Host: Dr. Gareth Griffiths EMBL Heidelberg - European Molecular Biology Laboratory
  • Anand PK, Anand E, Bleck CK, Anes E, Griffiths G: Exosomal Hsp70 induces a pro-inflammatory response to foreign particles including mycobacteria. In: PLoS One. 5(4), 2010, p. 1 - 15 [Phagosome, mycobacteria, Hsp70, exosomes].

  • Eik Hoffmanna, Sabrina Marionb, Bibhuti Bhusan Mishrac, Mathias John, Ramona Kratzke, Syed Furquan Ahmad, Daniela Holzer, Paras Kumar Anand, Dieter G. Weiss, Gareth Griffiths, and Sergei A. Kuznetsov.: Initial receptor-ligand interactions modulate gene expression and phagosomal properties during both early and late stages of phagocytosis. In: European Journal of Cell Biology. 89, 2010, p. 693 - 704 [Phagosome, gene-expression, latex-beads].

  • Paras K Anand: Exosomal Membrane Molecules are Potent Immune Response Modulators. In: Communicative & Integrative Biology. 3 (5), 2010, p. 405 - 408 [exosomes, Hsp70, phagocytosis].

Andrews, Prof. Dr. Katherine Thea

Griffith University, Australia
Field of research: Parasitology
Host: Prof. Dr. Michael Lanzer Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
  • Wheatley, N. C. Andrews, K. T. Tran, T. L. Lucke, A. J. Reid, R. C. Fairlie, D. P.: Antimalarial histone deacetylase inhibitors containing cinnamate or NSAID components. In: Bioorg Med Chem Lett. 20, 2010, p. 7080 - 7084 [Acetylation/drug effects Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal/*pharmacology Antimalarials/*chemistry/pharmacology Binding Sites Cinnamates/*pharmacology Enzyme Inhibitors/pharmacology Histone Deacetylase Inhibitors/chemistry/*pharmacology Humans].

  • Peatey, C. L. Andrews, K. T. Eickel, N. MacDonald, T. Butterworth, A. S. Trenholme, K. R. Gardiner, D. L. McCarthy, J. S. Skinner-Adams, T. S.: Antimalarial asexual stage-specific and gametocytocidal activities of HIV protease inhibitors. In: Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 54, 2010, p. 1334 - 1337 [Animals Antimalarials/*pharmacology Erythrocytes/parasitology HIV Protease Inhibitors/*pharmacology Humans Life Cycle Stages Parasitic Sensitivity Tests Plasmodium falciparum/*drug effects/*growth & development Pyridines/pharmacology Pyrones/phar].

  • Oster, N. Rohrbach, P. Sanchez, C. P. Andrews, K. T. Kammer, J. Coulibaly, B. Stieglbauer, G. Becher, H. Lanzer, M.: Apparent bias for P. falciparum parasites carrying the wild-type pfcrt allele in the placenta. In: Parasitol Res. 106, 2010, p. 1065 - 1070 [Adolescent Adult Animals Blood/*parasitology Chloroquine/pharmacology Drug Resistance Female Gene Frequency Humans Malaria, Falciparum/*parasitology Membrane Transport Proteins/*genetics Placenta/*parasitology Plasmodium falciparum/*genetics/i].

  • Loser, R. Gut, J. Rosenthal, P. J. Frizler, M. Gutschow, M. Andrews, K. T.: Antimalarial activity of azadipeptide nitriles. In: Bioorg Med Chem Lett. 20, 2010, p. 252 - 255 [Antimalarials/chemical synthesis/*chemistry/pharmacology Aza Compounds/*chemistry Cysteine Endopeptidases/*chemistry/metabolism Cysteine Proteinase Inhibitors/chemical synthesis/*chemistry/pharmacology Dipeptides/*chemistry Nitriles/chemical synthesi].

  • Davis, R. A. Carroll, A. R. Andrews, K. T. Boyle, G. M. Tran, T. L. Healy, P. C. Kalaitzis, J. A. Shivas, R. G.: Pestalactams A-C: novel caprolactams from the endophytic fungus Pestalotiopsis sp. In: Org Biomol Chem. 8, 2010, p. 1785 - 1790 [Animals Antimalarials/*chemistry/isolation & purification/metabolism/*pharmacology Ascomycota/*chemistry/metabolism Caprolactam/*chemistry/isolation & purification/metabolism/*pharmacology Cell Line Cell Line, Tumor Cell Proliferation/drug effects ].

Bakondi, Dr. Edina

University of Debrecen, Hungary
Field of research: Molecular biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Tilman Grune Universität Hohenheim
  • Bakondi Edina, Catalgol Betul, Bak Istvan, Jung Tobias, Bozaykut Perinur, Bayramicli M, Ozer Nesrin Kartal, Grune Tilman.: Age-related loss of stress-induced nuclear proteasome activation is due to low PARP-1 activity. In: Free Radic Biol Med. in press. 2010, [PARP-1, proteasome, aging].

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, Miklós Sárospataki, Florian Kohler, Jort Verhulst, Eva Knop, Felix Herzog, David Kleijn: Effect of conservation management on bees and insect-pollinated grassland plant communities in three European countries. In: Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 136, 2010, p. 35 - 39 [Agri-environment schemes, Grazing, Management, Pollinators, Rarefaction curves, Wild bees].

  • Alfred Trnka, Pavol Prokop, Peter Batary: Infanticide or interference: Does the Great Reed Warbler selectively destroy eggs?. In: Annales Zoologici Fennici. 47, 2010, p. 272 - 277 [nest predation, dummy nest, competition].

  • Peter Batary, Theda Matthiesen, Teja Tscharntke: Landscape-moderated importance of hedges in conserving farmland bird diversity of organic vs. conventional croplands and grasslands. In: Biological Conservation. 143, 2010, p. 2020 - 2027 [Agri-environmental schemes, Alauda arvensis, Emberiza citrinella, Hedge length, Landscape complexity, Winter wheat].

Bernal, Dr. Maria

Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany
Field of research: Pure research in plant biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Ute Krämer Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
  • Krishna Chodavarapu, Yana Bernatavichute, Suhua Feng, Jonathan Hatzel, Frank Kuo, Shawn Cokus, David Casero, Maria Bernal, Peter Huiser, Ute Kramer, Sabeeha Merchant,Steve Jacobsen, and Matteo Pellegrini: Nucleosome positioning in Arabidopsis thaliana. In: Nature. 466, 2010, p. 388 - 392.

Bersimbay, Prof. Dr. Rakhmetkaji I.

Eurasian University, Kazakhstan
Field of research: Cell biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Karl-Friedrich Sewing Medizinische Hochschule Hannover
  • Bersimbaev R.I. : Monitoring Human Population Exposed to Radiation: Studies of Genetic Polymorphism and Expression of Minisatellite Mutations in Three Generations of Populations Living in Vicinity to the Semipalatinsk Nuclear Test Site. In: NATO Science for Peace and Security Series E:Human and Societal Dynamics -Vol.73 Rapid Diagnosis in Populations at Risk from Radiation and Chemicals . (Ed. Antonina Cebulska-Wasilewska, Andrean N.Osipov, Firouz Darroudi ) Amsterdam Netherlands: IOS Press BV, 2010, p. 81 - 93 [Semipalatinsk nuclear test site Gene polymorphism Minisatellite mutation rates].

  • Toksobaeva G.A., Kakabayev A.A., Bersimbaev R.I.: Investigation of Chromosomal Aberration Frequencies and Glutathione-S-Transferase M1 and T1 Genes in Workers Occupationally Exposed to Uranium in Northern Kazakhstan. In: NATO Science for Peace and Security Series E:Human and Societal Dynamics - Vol.73 Rapid Diagnosis in Populations at Risk from Radiation and Chemicals. (Ed. Antonina Cebulska-Wasilewska, Andrean N.Osipov, Firouz Darroudi ) Amsterdam, Netherlands: IOS Press BV, 2010, p. 177 - 182 [Uranium radiation Chromosomal aberrations Polymorphism of GSTM1 and GSTT 1 genes].

  • Omarov R.T., Bersimbai (Bersimbaev) R.I. : Biochemical Mechanisms of Suppression of RNA Interference by Plant Viruses . In: Russian J. of Biochemistry . v.75, N.8, 2010, p. 965 - 970.

  • Khussainova E.M., Bulentayeva Z.A.,. Bekmanov B.O, Djansugurova L.B., Bersimbayev R. : Relations between nitric oxide synthase DNOS1, Hsp70 and apoptosis regulatory gene grim in Drosophila melanogaster after heat stress induction. In: Biopolymers and Cell. v.26,n.3, 2010, p. 194 - 199.

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)
  • Mei Yu and Eric Bruce Carstens: Identification of A Domain of the Baculovirus AcMNPV Single-Strand DNA Binding Protein LEF-3 Essential for Viral DNA Replication. In: Journal of Virology. 84, 2010, p. 6153 - 6162 [baculovirus, DNA replication, single-strand DNA binding protein, LEF-3, bacmid mutagenesis].

Cetinkaya, Dr. Murat

BASF SE, Germany
Field of research: Theoretical biology
Host: Dr. Frauke Graeter Heidelberger Institut für Theoretische Studien (HITS)
  • Shanmei Cheng, Murat Cetinkaya, Frauke Gräter : How Sequence Determines Elasticity of Disordered Proteins. In: Biophysical Journal. 99, 2010, p. 3863 - 3869 [Computational Biology Protein Mechanics].

Chassin, Dr. Cecilia

Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Germany
Field of research: Cell biology, cytobiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Mathias Hornef Medizinische Hochschule Hannover
  • Ben Mkaddem S, Chassin C, Vandewalle A.: Contribution of renal tubule epithelial cells in the innate immune response during renal bacterial infections and ischemia-reperfusion injury. In: Chang Gung Med J. . 33, 2010, p. 225 - 240 [Toll-like receptor, inflammation, infection, ischemia-reperfusion].

  • Cecilia Chassin, Magdalena Kocur, Johanna Pott, Claudia U Duerr, Dominique Gütle, Michael Lotz, Mathias W Hornef: miR-146a mediates protective innate immune tolerance in the neonate intestine. In: Cell host and microbe. 8, 2010, p. 358 - 68 [IRAK1 Tolerance Intestine Bacterial colonisation miR-146a LPS Epithelial cells].

  • Tamas Dolowschiak, Cécilia Chassin, Sanae Ben Mkaddem, Tim M Fuchs, Siegfried Weiss, Alain Vandewalle, Mathias W Hornef.: Potentiation of epithelial innate host responses by intercellular communication. In: Plos Pathogens. 6, 2010, p. e1001194 [Intestinal epithelium Inflammation Cell-cell communication Nox4 Cytokines].

Cipriotti, Prof. Dr. Pablo Ariel

Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina
Field of research: Plant ecology
Host: Dr. Thorsten Wiegand Helmholtz-Zentrum für Umweltforschung - UFZ
  • Pablo Ariel Cipriotti Ruth Bibiana Rauber Marta Beatriz Collantes Karen Braun Celina Escartín: Hieracium pilosella invasion in the Tierra del Fuego steppe, Southern Patagonia. In: Biological Invasions. 12, 2010, p. 2523 - 2535 [autocorrelation; grasslands; geostatistics; hawkweeds; plant invasions; sheep grazing; spatial statistics.].

  • Francesco De Bello Sandra Lavorel Sandra Díaz Richard Harrington JHC Cornelissen RD Bardgett MP Berg Pablo Ariel Cipriotti CK Feld D Hering PM Da Silva SG Potts L Sandin JP Sousa J Storkey DA Wardle PA Harrison: Towards an assessment of multiple ecosystem processes and services via functional traits. In: Biodiversity Conservation. 19, 2010, p. 2873 - 2893 [ecosystem services; functional traits;].

  • Pablo Ariel Cipriotti Martín Roberto Aguiar: Resource partitioning and interactions enable coexistence in a grass-shrub steppe. In: Journal of Arid Environments. 74, 2010, p. 1111 - 1120 [Biotic interactions; competition; facilitation; neighborhood analyses; niche separation; Patagonian steppes; removal experiments; spatial pattern analyses, Walter hypothesis].

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 Costa, Magdalena Götz, Benedikt Berninger: What determines neurogenic competence in glia?. In: Brain Research reviews. 63, 2010, p. 47 - 59 [Stem cells, Neurogenesis, Proneural gene, Brain repair, Reactive gliosis, Müller glia].

  • Marcos Costa, Cecilia Hedin-Pereira: Does cell lineage in the developing cerebral cortex contribute to its columnar organization?. In: Frontiers in Neuroanatomy. 4, 2010, p. 1 - 7 [cortical columns; sister neurons; cell lineage; transcription factors].

Deek, Dr. Joanna

University of California, Santa Barbara, United States of America
Field of research: Biophysics
Host: Prof. Dr. Andreas Bausch Technische Universität München
  • Roy Beck, Joanna Deek, Jayna Jones, Cyrus R. Safinya: Gel-expanded to gel-condensed transition in neurofilament networks revealed by direct force measurements. In: Nature Materials. 9, 2010, p. 40 - 46.

Dell'Orco, Dr. Daniele

Universita degli Studi di Verona, Italy
Field of research: Biophysical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Karl-Wilhelm Koch Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg
  • Daniele Dell'Orco, Petra Behnen, Sara Linse, Karl-W Koch: Calcium binding, structural stability and guanylate cyclase activation in GCAP1 variants associated with human cone dystrophy. In: Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences. 67(6), 2010, p. 973 - 984 [GCAP1, neuronal calcium sensor, cone dystrophy, mutations, genetic disease, calcium binding protein, protein stability, circular dichroism].

  • Daniele Dell'Orco, Karl-Wilhelm Koch: Systems biochemistry approaches to vertebrate phototransduction: towards a molecular understanding of disease. In: Biochemical Society Transactions. 38(5), 2010, p. 1275 - 1280 [Systems biochemistry, systems biology, phototransduction, Leber congenital amaurosis, rod cell, dynamic model, signal transduction].

  • Daniele Dell'Orco, Michael Müller, Karl-Wilhelm Koch: Quantitative detection of conformational transitions in a calcium sensor protein by surface plasmon resonance. In: Chemical Communications. 46(39), 2010, p. 7316 - 7318 [calcium sensor, surface plasmon resonance, conformational change, kinetics, equilibrium, ITC, NMR, radius of gyration, refractive index].

  • Petra Behnen, Daniele Dell'Orco, Karl-Wilhelm Koch: Involvement of the calcium sensor GCAP1 in hereditary cone dystrophies. In: Biological Chemistry. 391(6), 2010, p. 631 - 637 [cone dystrophy, GCAP1, mutations, calcium binding, guanylate cyclase, apoptosis, regulation].

Dunthorn, Dr. Micah

Technische Universität Kaiserslautern, Germany
Field of research: Microbe ecology
Host: Prof. Dr. Thorsten Stoeck Technische Universität Kaiserslautern
  • Micah Dunthorn, Laura A. Katz: Secretive ciliates and putative asexuality in microbial eukaryotes. In: Trends in Microbiology. 18, 2010, p. 183 - 188.

  • Micah Dunthorn Jere H. Lipps Thorsten Stoeck: Systematic status of putative Neoproterozoic ciliate fossils Eotintinnopsis, Wujiangella, and Yonyangella from the Doushantuo Formation in China. In: Acta Protozoologica . 49, 2010, p. 139-144.

  • Zhenzhen Yi Micah Dunthorn Weibo Song Thorsten Stoeck: Increasing taxon sampling using both unidentified environmental sequences and identified cultures improves phylogenetic inference in the Prorodontida (Ciliophora, Prostomatea). In: Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution . 57, 2010, p. 937 - 941.

  • Zhenzhen Yi Micah Dunthorn Weibo Song Thorsten Stoeck: Increasing taxon sampling using both unidentified environmental sequences and identified cultures improves phylogenetic inference in the Prorodontida (Ciliophora, Prostomatea). In: Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution . 57, 2010, p. 937 - 941.

Elmer, Dr. Kathryn Rebecca

University of Glasgow, United Kingdom
Field of research: Evolution
Host: Prof. Dr. Axel Meyer Universität Konstanz
  • Kathryn Rebecca Elmer, Henrik Kusche, Topi K. Lehtonen, Axel Meyer: Local variation and parallel evolution: morphological and genetic diversity across a species complex of Neotropical crater lake cichlid fishes. In: Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B. 365, 2010, p. 1769 - 1782 [geometric morphometrics mitochondrial DNA genetic diversity ecomorphology limnology Mesoamerica adaptive radiation].

  • Kathryn Rebecca Elmer, Topi K. Lehtonen, Andreas Kautt, Chris Harrod, Axel Meyer: Rapid sympatric ecological differentiation of crater lake cichlid fishes in historic times. In: BMC Biology. 8, 2010, p. 60 [Midas cichlid Nicaragua ecological specialization].

  • Kathryn Rebecca Elmer, Topi K Lehtonen, Axel Meyer: Color assortative mating contributes to sympatric divergence of neotropical crater lake cichlid fish. In: Evolution. 60, 2010, p. 2750 - 2757 [Midas cichlid Nicaragua sexual selection sexual isolation species complex].

Goehring, Dr. Nathan

Max-Planck-Institut für molekulare Zellbiologie und Genetik, Germany
Field of research: Cell biology, cytobiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Anthony A. Hyman Max-Planck-Institut für molekulare Zellbiologie und Genetik
  • Stefanie Redemann, Jacques Pecreaux, Nathan W. Goehring, Khaled Khairy, Ernst H. K. Stelzer, Anthony A. Hyman, Jonathon Howard: Membrane Invaginations Reveal Cortical Sites that Pull on Mitotic Spindles in One-Cell C. elegans Embryos. In: PLoS ONE. 5, 2010, p. e12301.

  • Carsten Hoege, Alexandru-Tudor Constantinescu, Anne Schwager, Nathan W Goehring, Prateek Kumar, and Anthony A Hyman: LGL can partition the cortex of one-cell Caenorhabditis elegans embryos into two domains. In: Current Biology. 20, 2010, p. 1296 - 1303.

  • Nathan W Goehring, Debanjan Chowdhury, Anthony A Hyman, and Stephan W Grill: FRAP analysis of membrane-associated proteins: lateral diffusion and membrane-cytoplasmic exchange. In: Biophysical Journal. 99, 2010, p. 2443 - 2452.

Gonzalez Nunez, Dr. Veronica

Universidad de Salamanca, Spain
Field of research: Neurobiology
Host: Dr. Carl Neumann EMBL Heidelberg - European Molecular Biology Laboratory
  • Gonzalez-Nunez V, Nocco V, Budd A: CHARACTERIZATION OF drCOL15A1B, A NOVEL COMPONENT OF THE STEM-CELL NICHE IN THE ZEBRAFISH RETINA. In: Stem Cells. 28, 2010, p. 1399 - 1411 [ciliary marginal zone, col 15a1, col 18a1, extracellular matrix, consensus network, phylogenetic network].

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, Richard A.B. Leschen: External exoskeletal cavities in Coleoptera and their possible mycangial function. In: Entomological Science. 13, 2010, p. 81 - 98 [micangia Coleoptera].

  • Grebennikov V.V., Gill B.D., Vigneault R.: Trichoferus campestris (Faldermann) (Coleoptera: Cermabycidae), an Asia wood-boring beetle recorded in North America. In: Coleopterists Bulletin. 64, 2010, p. 13 - 20.

Gu, Dr. Jenny

University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, United States of America
Field of research: Evolution
Host: Prof. Dr. Erich Bornberg-Bauer Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
  • Nina Bergmann, Gidon Winters, Gisep Rauch, Christophe Eizaguirre, Jenny Gu, Peter Nelle, Birgit Fricke, Thorsten B.H. Reusch: Population-specificity of heat stress gene induction in northern and southern eelgrass Zostera marina populations under simulated global warming. In: Molecular Ecology. 19, 2010, p. 2870 - 2883 [coastal ecosystem, gene expression, global change, heat stress, molecular chaperones, thermal tolerance].

Halder, Dr. Kangkan


Field of research: Biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Jörg S. Hartig Universität Konstanz
  • Markus Wieland, Armin Benz, Janina Haar, Kangkan Halder and Jörg S. Hartig: Small molecule-triggered assembly of DNA nanoarchitectures. In: Chemical Communications. 46, 2010, p. 1866 - 1868 [DNA nanomachine DNA aptamer].

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
  • Masao Ishimoto, Shaikh M. Rahman, Moemen S. Hanafy, Mutasim M. Khalafalla, Hany A. El-Shemy, Yumi Nakamoto, Yoichi Kita, Kojiro Takanashi, Fumio Matsuda, Yoshihiro Murano, Tomoko Funabashi, Hisashi Miyagawa and Kyo Wakasa: Evaluation of amino acid content and nutritional quality of transgenic soybean seeds with high-level tryptophan accumulation. Molecular Breeding. In: Molecular Breeding. 25, 2010, p. 313 - 326 [Amino acid content , Anthranilate synthase , Feeding trial , Seed quality , Transgenic plant , Tryptophan content].

  • Moemen Hanafy, Usama I. Aly and Mohamed A. Matter: Regeneration and Transformation via Agrobacterium tumefaciens of Echinacea purpurea L. In: Plant Tissue Cult. & Biotech.. 20, 2010, p. 101 - 111 [Echinacea purpurea, Regeneration, A. tumefaciens, Transformation].

Harner, Dr. Mary

University of Montana, United States of America
Field of research: Ecology
Host: Prof. Dr. Matthias C. Rillig Freie Universität Berlin
  • Mary J. Harner, Daniel L. Mummey, Jack A. Stanford, and Matthias C. Rillig: Arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi enhance spotted knapweed growth across a riparian chronosequence. In: Biological Invasions. 12, 2010, p. 1481 - 1490.

Hirschenhauser, Dr. Katharina

Universität Wien, Austria
Field of research: Behavioural physiology, ethology
Host: Dr. Wolfgang Goymann Max-Planck-Institut für Ornithologie
  • Katharina Hirschenhauser, Brigitte Weiß, Werner Haberl, Erich Möstl, Kurt Kotrschal: Female androgen patterns and within-pair testosterone compatibility in domestic geese (Anser domesticus). In: General and Comparative Endocrinology. 165, 2010, p. 195 - 203.

  • Marta Soares, Leonida Fusani, Wolfgang Goymann, Michaela Hau, Katharina Hirschenhauser, Rui Oliveira: Hormonal mechanisms of cooperative behaviour. In: Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B. 365, 2010, p. 2737 - 2750.

Hulley, Dr. Percy Alexander

Iziko - South African Museum, South Africa
Field of research: Animal systematology and evolution
Host: Dr. Gerhard Krefft Bundesforschungsanstalt für Fischerei
  • P. KOUBBI, C. OZOUF-COSTAZ, A. GOARANT, M. MOTEKI, P.A. HULLEY, R. CAUSSE, A. DETTAI, G. DUHAMEL, P. PRUVOST, E. TAVERNIER, A. POST, R.J. BEAMAN, S. RINTOUL, T. HIRAWAKE, T. HIRANO, T. ISHIMARU, M. RIDDLE, G.W. HOSIE: Estimating the biodiversity of the East Antarctic shelf and oceanic zone for ecoregionalisation: example of the ichthyofauna of the CEAMARC (Collaborative East Antarctic Marine Census) CAML surveys. In: Polar Science. 4, 2010, p. 115 - 133.

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, Judith Scharte, Philipp Bones, Alexander Pirkl, Stefan Meldau, Ian T. Baldwin, Franz Hillenkamp, Engelbert Weis, Klaus Dreisewerd: Rapid metabolic profiling of Nicotiana tabacum defence responses against Phytophthora nicotianae using direct infrared laser desorption ionization mass spectrometry and principal component analysis. In: Plant Methods. 6:14, 2010, [Metabolomics, Programmed cell death, hypersensitive response, IR-Laser desorption/ionization, mass spectrometry, PCA].

Ismail, Dr. Shehab

German University in Cairo - GUC, Egypt
Field of research: Biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Alfred Wittinghofer Max-Planck-Institut für molekulare Physiologie
  • Shehab A. Ismail, Ingrid R. Vetter, Begona Sot, Alfred Wittinghofer: The Structure of an Arf-ArfGAP Complex Reveals a Ca2+ Regulatory Mechanism. In: Cell. 141, 2010, p. 812 - 821 [Arf, ArfGAP].

Jadhao, Prof. Dr. Arun Govindrao

University of Nagpur, India
Field of research: Neurobiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Siegrid Löwel Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • Palande, N. V., S. Biswas and Arun Govindrao Jadhao: The ontogeny of Mauthner cells in the brain of Labeo rohita as revealed by NADPH-d and NOS immunohistochemistry. In: Brain Str. Func. . 2010, p. DOI 10.1007/s00429-010-0292-7. [Nitric oxde, Mauthner cells, Startle response].

Johansson, Dr. Pia A.


Field of research: Neurobiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Magdalena Götz Helmholtz Zentrum München, GmbH Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Gesundheit und Umwelt
  • Pia A. Johansson, Silvia Cappello, Magdalena Götz: Stem cells niches during development--lessons from the cerebral cortex. In: Current Opinion in Neurobiology. 20, 2010, p. 400 - 407 [neocortex, development, stem cells].

Karanovic, Dr. Ivana

Hanyang University, Republic of Korea
Field of research: Animal systematology and evolution
Host: Dr. Dietmar Keyser Universität Hamburg
  • Ivana Karanovic, K. McKay: Two new species of Leicacandona Karanovic (Ostracoda, Candoninae) from the Great Sandy Desert, Australia. In: Journal of Natural History. 44, 2010, p. 2715 - 2736 [Candoninae; new species; Australia; zoogeography].

  • Ivana Karanovic: A new species of the genus Euphilomedes Kornicker, 1967 from Tasmania and the key to the world species. In: Marine Biodiversity. 40, 2010, p. 219 - 236 [Ostracoda, Taxonomy, Key, Marine, Australia].

Kefi, Dr. Sonia

Universite de Montpellier II (des Sciences et Techniques du Languedoc), France
Field of research: Ecology
Host: Prof. Dr. Ulrich Brose Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • Sonia Kéfi, Maarten B. Eppinga, Peter C. de Ruiter, Max Rietkerk: Bistability and regular spatial patterns in arid ecosystems . In: Theoretical Ecology. 3, 2010, p. 257 - 269 [Resource–concentration, scale-dependent feedback, desertification, spatial organization].

  • Yolanda Pueyo, Sonia Kéfi, Ruben Diaz-Sierra, Inma Alados, Max Rietkerk : The role of reproductive plant traits and biotic interactions in the dynamics of semi-arid plant communities. In: Theoretical Population Biology. 78, 2010, p. 289 - 297 [Competition, Facilitation, Seed dispersal, Vegetative propagation, Self-organization, Scale-dependent feedback].

Kerr, Dr. Markus

University of Queensland, Australia
Field of research: Molecular biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Thomas F. Meyer Max-Planck-Institut für Infektionsbiologie
  • Markus Kerr, Jack Wang, Natalie Castro, Nicholas Hamilton, Liam Town, Darren Brown, Frederic Meunier, Nat Brown, Jennifer Stow, Rohan Teasdale.: Inhibition of the PtdIns(5) kinase PIKfyve disrupts intracellular replication of Salmonella. In: EMBO Journal. 29, 2010, p. 1331 - 1347 [endocytosis, macropinocytosis, phosphoinositide, PIKfyve, Salmonella].

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
  • Xavier Draye, Yangmin Kim, Guillaume Lobet, Mathieu Javaux: Model-assisted integration of physiological and environmental constraints affecting the dynamic and spatial patterns of root water uptake from soils. In: Journal of Experimental Botany . 61, 2010, p. 2145 - 2155.

Komis, Dr. George

, Greece
Field of research: Pure research in plant biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Jozef Samaj Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
  • Jens Müller, Martina Beck, Ursula Mettbach, George Komis, Gerd Hause, Dietrik Menzel, Jozef Samaj: Arabidopsis MPK6 is involved in cell division plane control during early root development, and localizes to the pre-prophase band, phragmoplast, trans-Golgi network and plasma membrane. In: Plant Journal. 61, 2010, p. 234 - 248 [microtubules, MAP kinases].

  • Emmanuel Panteris, George Komis, Ioannis-Dimosthenis S. Adamakis, Jozef amaj, Artemios M. Bosabalidis : MAP65 in tubulin/colchicine paracrystals of Vigna sinensis root cells: Possible role in the assembly and stabilization of atypical tubulin polymers. In: Cytoskeleton. 67, 2010, p. 152 - 160 [MAP65 • microtubules • Phos-tag • protein phosphorylation • tubulin/colchicine paracrystals • Vigna sinensis].

  • Martina Beck, George Komis, Jens Müller, Diedrik Menzel, and Jozef Samaj : Arabidopsis Homologs of Nucleus- and Phragmoplast-Localized Kinase 2 and 3 and Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase 4 Are Essential for Microtubule Organization. In: Plant Cell. 22, 2010, p. 755 - 771 [ANP2/ANP3, MPK4, MAP65, microtubule, phosphorylation].

Korkmaz, Dr. Brice

Universite de Tours (Francois Rabelais), France
Field of research: Biochemistry
Host: Dr. Dieter Jenne Helmholtz Zentrum München, GmbH Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Gesundheit und Umwelt
  • Brice Korkmaz, Marshall S. Horwitz, Dieter E. Jenne, Francis Gauthier: Neutrophil Elastase, Proteinase 3, and Cathepsin G as Therapeutic Targets in Human Diseases. In: Pharmacological Reviews. 62, 2010, p. 726 - 752.

Korsten, Dr. Peter

Universität Bielefeld, Germany
Field of research: Animal ecology and behavioural ecology
Host: Prof. Dr. Bart Kempenaers Max-Planck-Institut für Ornithologie
  • Peter Korsten, Jakob Mueller, Christine Hermannstadter, Karen Bouwman, Niels Dingemanse, Piet Drent, Miriam Liedvogel, Erik Matthysen, Kees van Oers, Thijs van Overveld, Samantha Patrick, John Quinn, Ben Sheldon, Joost Tinbergen, Bart Kempenaers: Association between DRD4 gene polymorphism and personality variation in great tits: a test across four wild populations. In: Molecular Ecology. 19, 2010, p. 832 - 843 [animal personality; candidate gene; dopamine receptor; DRD4; genetic association; exploratory behaviour; gene by environment interaction; great tit Parus major; novelty seeking; replication study; wild populations ].

Kralj-Fišer, Dr. Simona

Slovenian Academy of Sciences and Arts, Slovenia
Field of research: Animal ecology and behavioural ecology
Host: Prof. Dr. Jutta Schneider Universität Hamburg
  • KRALJ-FIŠER, Simona, SCHEIBER, Isabella, KOTRSCHAL, Kurt, WEIß, Brigitte M., WASCHER, Claudia. : Glucocorticoids enhance and suppress heart rate and behaviour in time dependent manner in greylag geese (Anser anser). In: Physiol. behav.. 4, 2010, p. 394 - 400 [ACTH, Activity Displacement, Glucocorticoids, Heart rate, Hypothalamo–pituitary–adrenal axis, Rest, Stress, Sympathetic nervous system].

  • KRALJ-FIŠER, Simona, WEIß, Brigitte M., KOTRSCHAL, Kurt. : Behavioural and physiological correlates of personality in greylag geese (Anser anser). In: J. ethol.. 28, 2010, p. 363 - 370 [Aggressiveness, Behavioural syndromes, Corticosterone, Dominance, Heart rate, Personality, Sociability].

  • KUNTNER, Matjaž, KRALJ-FIŠER, Simona, GREGORIČ, Matjaž. : Ladder webs in orb-web spiders : ontogenetic and evolutionary patterns in Nephilidae. In: Biol. J. Linn. Soc.. 99, 2010, p. 849 - 866 [Araneae – Araneoidea – Clitaetra – Herennia – hub displacement – ladder index – Nephilengys – Nephila – architecture – web allometry].

Lal, Prof. Dr. Rup

University of Delhi, India
Field of research: Molecular biology
Host: Dr. Hans H. Richnow Helmholtz-Zentrum für Umweltforschung - UFZ
  • Kiran Bala, Pooja Sharma and Rup Lal: Sphingobium quisquiliarum sp. nov., P25T a hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH) degrading bacterium isolated from HCH contaminated soil. In: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol.. 60, 2010, p. 429 - 433.

  • Pooja Sharma, Mansi Verma, Kiran Bala, Aeshna Nigam and Rup Lal : Sphingopyxis ummariensis sp. nov., isolated from hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH)-dumpsite in north India. In: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol.. 60, 2010, p. 780 - 784.

  • Aeshna Nigam, Simran Jit and Rup Lal: Sphingomonas histidinilytica sp. nov. isolated from hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH)- dumpsite, India. In: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 60, 2010, p. 1038 - 1043.

  • Rup Lal, Gunjan Pandey, Pooja Sharma, Kirti Kumari, Shweta Malhotra, Rinku Pandey, Vishakha Raina, Hans-Peter E. Kohler, Christof Holliger, Colin Jackson, and John G. Oakeshott: The biochemistry of microbial degradation of hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH) and prospects for bioremediation. In: Microbiol. Mol. Biol. Rev.. 74, 2010, p. 58 - 80.

  • Devi Lal and Rup Lal: Evolution of mercuric reductase (merA) gene: A case of Horizontal Gene Transfer. In: Microbiol.. 79, 2010, p. 500 - 508.

  • Devi Lal and Rup Lal: Evolution of mercuric reductase (merA) gene: A case of Horizontal Gene Transfer. In: Microbiol.. 79, 2010, p. 500 - 508.

  • Devi Lal, Sanjay Kumar Gupta, Peter Schumann and Rup Lal: Microbacterium lindanitolerans sp. nov.,isolated from Hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH) contaminated soil. In: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 60, 2010, p. 2634 - 2638.

  • Shailly Anand, Jaya Malhotra, Ankita Dua, Nidhi Garg, Anjali Saxena, Naseer Sangwan, Devi Lal, Mansi Verma, Swati Jindal, Jaspreet Kaur, Kirti Kumari, Aeshna Nigam, Neha Niharika, Jasvinder Kaur, Simran Jit, Kiran Bala and Rup Lal: A New Life in a Bacterium through Synthetic Genome: Landmark experiments by Craig Venter. In: Indian. J. Microbiol. 50, 2010, p. 125 - 131.

  • David R. B. Brittain, Rinku Pandey, Kirti Kumari, Pooja Sharma, Gunjan Pandey, Rup Lal, Michelle L. Coote, John G. Oakeshott and Colin J. Jackson: Competing SN2 and E2 reaction pathways for hexachlorocyclohexane degradation in the gas phase, solution and enzymes. In: Chem. Commun. 47, 2010, p. 976 - 978.

  • John Vijgen, P. C. Abhilash, Yi Fan Li, Rup Lal, Martin Forter, Joao Torres, Nandita Singh, Mohammad Yunus, Chongguo Tian, Andreas Schäffer, Roland Weber: Hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH) as new Stockholm Convention POPs – a global perspective on the management of Lindane and its waste isomers. In: Environ. Sci. Pollut. Res. 18, 2010, p. 152 - 162.

Levental, Dr. Ilya

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), United States of America
Field of research: Transport of substances, membrane biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Kai L. Simons Max-Planck-Institut für molekulare Zellbiologie und Genetik
  • Ilya Levental, Michal Grzybek, Kai Simons: Greasing their way: protein partitioning to membrane rafts. In: Biochemistry. 2010, [Lipid rafts, palmitoylation, protein lipidation, post-translation modification].

  • Ilya Levental, Daniel Lingwood, Michal Grzybek, Uenal Coskun, Kai Simons: Palmitoylation regulates raft affinity for the majority of integral raft proteins. In: Proceedings of the National Academy of Science USA. 107, 2010, p. 22050 - 22054 [GPMV, plasma membrane, rafts, phase separation, palmitoylation, GPI-anchored protein, post-translational modification].

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 and Luc Ector: A comparative study of Reimeria species (Bacillariophyceae). In: Nova Hedwigia . 90, 2010, p. 469 - 489 [diatoms, Reimeria fontinalis, new species, Lake Ohrid, taxonomy, ultrastructure].

  • Zlatko Levkov, Katarina Caput-Mihalic and Luc Ector: A taxonomical study of Rhoicosphenia Grunow (Bacillariophyceae) with a key for identification of taxa. In: Fottea . 10, 2010, p. 1 - 56.

  • Jane M. Reed, Cvetkoska Aleksandra, Zlatko Levkov, H. Vogel, &. Bernd Wagner. : The last glacial-interglacial cycle in Lake Ohrid (Macedonia/Albania): testing diatom response to climate. In: Biogeosciences . 7, 2010, p. 3083 - 3094.

Lysak, Prof. Dr. Martin Adam

Masaryk University, Czech Republic
Field of research: Molecular genetics
Host: Prof. Dr. Ingo Schubert Leibniz-Institut für Pflanzengenetik und Kulturpflanzenforschung (IPK)
  • Martin Adam Lysak, T. Mandakova, E. Lacombe: Reciprocal and Multi-Species Chromosome BAC Painting in Crucifers (Brassicaceae). In: Cytogenetic and Genome Research. 129, 2010, p. 184 - 189.

  • Martin Adam Lysak, Terezie Mandakova, Simon Joly, Martin Krzywinski, Klaus Mummenhoff: Fast Diploidization in Close Mesopolyploid Relatives of Arabidopsis. In: The Plant Cell Preview. 2010, p. 1 - 14.

Machado-Schiaffino, Prof. Dr. Gonzalo

Universität Konstanz, Spain
Field of research: Population genetics
Host: Prof. Dr. Axel Meyer Universität Konstanz
  • G. Machado-Schiaffino, F. Juanes & E. Garcia-Vazquez: Introgressive hybridization in North American hakes after secondary contact. In: Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 55, 2010, p. 552 - 558.

  • A. M. Griffiths, G. Machado-Schiaffino, E. Dillane, J. Coughlan, P. Minting, S Toms, W. Roche, P. Gargan, D. Bright, E. Garcia-Vazquez & J. R. Stevens: Genetic stock identification of Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) populations in the southern part of the European range. In: BMC Genetics. 11(1), 2010, p. 31.

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
  • Karina Karenina, Andrey Giljov, Vladimir Baranov, Ljudmila Osipova, Vera Krasnova, Yegor Malashichev: Visual laterality of calf-mother interactions in wild whales. In: PLoS ONE. 5, 2010, p. e13787 [animal behaviour, brain asymmetry, whales].

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
  • Natalie Diermann, Jaroslav Matousek, MarkusJunge, Detlev Riesner, Gerhard Steger: Characterization of plant miRNAs and small RNAs derived from potato spindle tuber viroid (PSTVd) in infected tomato. In: Biological Chemistry. 391, 2010, p. 1379 - 1390 [potato spindle tuber viroid, small RNAs, micro RNAs, gene silencing, solexa sequencing, gene expression, plant disease].

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
  • Clement Meseko, Agnes Oladokun, Pius Ekong, Folorunso Fasina, Ismaila Shittu, Lanre Sulaiman, Anthony Egbuji, Ponman Solomon, Hussain Ularamu, Tony Joannis: Rapid antigen detection in the diagnosis of highly pathogenic avian influenza (H5N1) virus in Nigeria. In: Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease. 68(2), 2010, p. 163 - 165 [Avian Influenza (H5N1), Diagnosis, Nigeria, Rapid antigen detection, Virus].

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, Neumann U., Grunewald D., Panstruga R. and O’Connell, R. : Biogenesis of a specialized plant-fungal interface during host cell internalization of Golovinomyces orontii haustoria. In: Cellular Microbiology. 2010, [Cell membrane, Infection, Microbial structure, Microbial-cell interaction, Plant pathology, Plant diseases].

  • Spanu, P., Abbott, J. Amselem, T. A. Burgis, D. M. Soanes, et al. : Genome Expansion and Gene Loss in Powdery Mildew Fungi Reveal Tradeoffs in Extreme Parasitism. In: Science. 330, 2010, p. 1543 - 1546 [Genome sequence, evolution, plant pathology].

Millo, Dr. Diego

, Netherlands
Field of research: Biophysical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Peter Hildebrandt Technische Universität Berlin
  • Stefano Monari, Diego Millo, Antonio Ranieri, Giulia Di Rocco, Gert van der Zwan, Cees Goijer, Silvia Peressini, Claudio Tavagnacco, Peter Hildebrandt, Marco Borsari: The impact of urea-induced unfolding of the redox process of immobilised cytochrome c. In: Journal of Biological Inorganic Chemistry. 15, 2010, p. 1233 - 1242 [cytochrome c, urea, Raman spectroscopy, SERRS, electrochemistry].

  • Murat Sezer, Roberto Spricigo, Tillmann Utesch, Diego Millo, Silke Leimkuehler, Maria Andrea Mroginski, Ulla Wollenberger, Peter Hildebrandt, Inez Maria Weidinger: Redox properties and catalytic activity of surface-bound human sulfite oxidase studied by a combined surface enhanced resonance Raman spectroscopic and electrochemical approach. In: Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics . 12, 2010, p. 7894 - 7903 [electrochemistry, sulfite oxidase, Raman spectroscopy, SERRS].

Morera Cordova, Prof. Dr. Vivian

Universidad de Las Americas, Ecuador
Field of research: Biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Michael Wink Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
  • Garay, Hilda; Menendez, Tamara; Cruz-Leal, Yoelys; Coizeau, Edelgis; Noda, Jesus; Morera, Vivian; Guillen, Gerardo; Albericio, Fernando y Reyes, Osvaldo. : “Study of various presentation forms for a peptide mimetic of Neisseria meningitidis serogroup B capsular polysaccharide”. In: Bioconjugate Chemistry. 2010, [peptide mimetic Neisseria meningitidis].

  • David Pentón, Victor Pérez-Barzaga, Iscel Diaz, Mey Ling Reytor, Javier Campos, Rafael Fando, Loany Calvo, Eduardo Maffud Cilli, Vivian Morera, Lila R. Castellanos-Serra, Fabiola Pazos, María E. Lanio, Carlos Álvarez, Tirso Pons y Mayra Tejuca: “Validation of a mutant of the pore-forming toxin Sticholysin-I for the construction of proteinase-activated immunotoxins”. In: Protein Engineering Design and Selection. 2010, [pore forming toxin].

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, Veenhuis M, van der Klei IJ: Divide et impera: the dictum of peroxisomes. In: Traffic. . 11, 2010, p. 175 - 84 [peroxisomes, review].

Ndjonka, Prof. Dr. Dieudonne

Universite de Ngaoundere, Cameroon
Field of research: Biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Eva Liebau Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
  • Dieudonne Ndjonka, Christian Agyare, Kai Lüersen, Andreas. Hensel and Eva Liebau: In vitro anti-leishmanial activity of traditional medicinal plants from Cameroon and Ghana. In: International Journal of Pharmacology. 6, 2010, p. 863 - 871 [Leishmania, Steganotaenia, Anogeissus, Phyllanthus, Hoslundia].

  • Dieudonne Ndjonka, Christian Agyare, Kai Luersen, Boursou Djafsia, Daniel Achukwi, Elias Nukenine, Andreas Hensel and Eva Liebau: In vitro activity of Cameroonian and Ghanaian medicinal plants on parasitic (onchocerca ochengi) and free-living (Caenorhabditis elegans) nematodes. In: Journal of Helminthology. 2010, [Onchocerca, Ivermectine, Caenorhabditis elegans, plant extracts.].

Nunes Brandao, Dr. Simone

Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte (UFRN), Brazil
Field of research: Marine biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Angelika Brandt Universität Hamburg
  • Simone Nunes Brandao: Macrocyprididae (Ostracoda) from the Southern Ocean: taxonomic revision, macroecological patterns, and biogeographical implications. In: Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society. 159, 2010, p. 567 - 672.

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
  • Ingo Feeser, Michael O'Connell: Late Holocene land-use and vegetation dynamics in an upland karst region based on pollen and coprophilous fungal spore analyses: an example from the Burren, western Ireland. In: Vegetation History and Archaeobotany. 19, 2010, p. 409 - 426.

Ochigava, Dr. Irma

Biopharm-L, Advanced Biophage Technologies, Georgia
Field of research: Microbiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Regine Hakenbeck Technische Universität Kaiserslautern
  • Ochigava I, Collier PJ, Walker GM, Hakenbeck R.: Williopsis saturnus yeast killer toxin does not kill Streptococcus pneumoniae. In: Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek.. 2010, [Antibacterial activity - Flow cytometry - Streptococcus pneumoniae - Williopsis saturnus var. mrakii - Yeast killer toxin ].

Okonjo, Prof. Dr. Kehinde

University of Ibadan, Nigeria
Field of research: Biophysical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Alfred Maelicke MPI für Ernährungsphysiologie
  • Kehinde O. Okonjo; Idowu A. Adeogun; J. Oyebamiji Babalola: Tertiary conformational transition in sheep hemoglobins induced by reaction with 5,5'-dithiobis(2-nitrobenzoate) and by binding of inositol hexakisphosphate. In: Biophysical Chemistry. 146, 2010, p. 65 - 75 [Hemoglobin tertiary conformation; transition constant; inositol hexakisphosphate; CysF9[93]B sulphydryl; reverse rate 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
  • Rafael G. Oliveira, Emanuel Schneck, Bonnie E. Quinn, Oleg O. Konovalov, Klaus Brandenburg, Thomas Gutsmann, Tom Gill, Charles B. Hanna, David A. Pink, Motomu Tanaka: Crucial roles of charged saccharide moieties in survival of Gram-negative bacteria revealed by combination of grazing incidence X-ray structural characterizations and Monte Carlo simulations. In: Physical Review E. 81, 2010, p. 041901-1 - 041901-12 [lipopolysaccharide, GIXOS, GIXD, Langmuir monolayers, Monte Carlo simulation].

  • Emanuel Schneck, Thomas Schubert, Oleg V. Konovalov, Bonnie E. Quinn, Thomas Gutsmann, Klaus Brandenburg, Rafael G. Oliveira, David A. Pink, Motomu Tanaka : Quantitative determination of ions distributions in bacterial lipopolysaccharide membranes by grazing-incidence X-ray fluorescence. In: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences . 107, 2010, p. 9147 - 9151 [monolayer, Monte Carlo simulation, electrostatics, biological interface].

  • Rafael Gustavo Oliveira, Emanuel Schneck, Sergio S. Funari, Motomu Tanaka, Bruno Maggio: Equivalent aqueous phase modulation of domain segregation in myelin monolayers and bilayer vesicles. In: Biophysical Journal. 99, 2010, p. 1500 - 1509 [Langmuir monolayers, Biomembrane, Myelin, SAXS].

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, M. Koutb, A. Sayed,: Use of hematological parameters to assess the efficiency of quince (Cydonia oblonga Miller) leaf extract in alleviation of the effect of ultraviolet–A radiation on African catfish Clarias gariepinus (Burchell, 1822). In: Journal of photochemistry and photobiology, B: Biology. 99, 2010, p. 1 - 8 [UV, Heamatological parameters, African catfish, Quince extract, Heamatoxic stress].

  • Alaa Osman, Ali E., Hashim M., Mostafa M., Mekkawy, I., : Genotoxicity of two pathogenic strains of zoosporic fungi (Achlya klebsiana and Aphanomyces laevis) on the erythrocytes of Nile tilapia Oreochromis niloticus niloticus. In: Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety. 73, 2010, p. 24 - 31.

  • Alaa Osman, Rana Al-Awadhi, Ahmed Harabawy, Usama Mahmoud: Evaluation of the Use of Protein Electrophoresis of the African Catfish Clarias gariepinus (Burchell, 1822) for Biomonitoring Aquatic Pollution. In: Environmental Research Journal. 4, 2010, p. 235 - 243 [Protein electrophoresis, African catfish, river Nile, aquatic pollution].

  • Alaa Osman, Ahmed Harabawy: Hematotoxic and Genotoxic potential of ultraviolet–A radiation on the African catfish Clarias gariepinus (Burchell, 1822). In: Journal of Fisheries International. 5, 2010, p. 44 - 53 [UV, Hematological parameter, African catfish Clarias gariepinus, micronuclei, Genotoxic potential, Hematotoxic stress.].

  • Alaa Osman, Abd-El –Baset Abd El Reheem, Khalid AbuelFadl, Ali GadEl-Rab: Enzymatic and histopathologic biomarkers as indica-tors of aquatic pollution in fishes. In: Natural Science. 2, 2010, p. 1302 - 1311 [Metabolic enzyme, Histopathology, Biomarker, aquatic pollution, Rive Nile, African catfish].

  • Alaa Osman, Werner Kloas: Water quality and heavy metal monitoring in wa-ter, sediments, and tissues of the African catfish Clarias gariepinus (Burchell, 1822) from the river Nile, Egypt. In: Journal of Environmental Protection. 1, 2010, p. 389 - 400 [Water quality, Sediment, River Nile, Clarias gariepinus, heavy metals, Aquatic pollution].

  • Imam Mekkawy, Usama Mahmoud,Alaa Osman, Alaa El-Din Sayed: Effects of ultraviolet A on the activity of two metabolic enzymes, DNA damage and lipid peroxidation during early developmental stages of the African catfish, Clarias gariepinus (Burchell, 1822). In: Fish Physiology and Biochemistry. 36, 2010, p. 605 - 626 [UVA, G6PDH, LDH, DNA damage, LPO, African catfish].

Pabijan, Dr. Maciej

Jagiellonian University, Poland
Field of research: Evolution
Host: Prof. Dr. Miguel Vences Technische Universität Carolo-Wilhelmina zu Braunschweig
  • Miguel Vences, Joern Koehler, Maciej Pabijan, Frank Glaw: Two syntopic and microendemic new frogs of the genus Blommersia from the east coast of Madagascar. In: African Journal of Herpetology. 59, 2010, p. 133 - 156 [Amphibia, Anura, Mantellidae, Blommersia galani sp. nov., Blommersia dejongi sp. nov., microendemism, integrative taxonomy].

  • Philip-Sebastian Gehring, Maciej Pabijan, Fanomezana M. Ratsoavina, Jörn Köhler, Miguel Vences, Frank Glaw: A Tarzan yell for conservation: a new chameleon, Calumma tarzan sp. n., proposed as a flagship species for the creation of new nature reserves in Madagascar. In: Salamandra. 46, 2010, p. 167 - 179 [Squamata, Chamaeleonidae, Calumma tarzan, new species, forest fragments, Madagascar].

Panfilio, Dr. Kristen

Universität zu Köln, Germany
Field of research: Animal anatomy and animal morphology
Host: Prof. Dr. Siegfried Roth Universität zu Köln
  • Kristen A. Panfilio, Siegfried Roth: Epithelial reorganization events during late extraembryonic development in a hemimetabolous insect. In: Developmental Biology. 340, 2010, p. 100 - 115 [developmental genetics; morphogenesis; animal morphology; evolutionary-developmental biology].

  • Jeremy A. Lynch, Kristen A. Panfilio, Rodrigo Nunes da Fonseca: As Tribolium matures as a model insect, coleopteran community congregates in Cologne. In: Development, Genes and Evolution. 219, 2010, p. 531 - 533 [developmental genetics; evolutionary-developmental biology; meeting report].

Perez-del-Olmo, Dr. Ana

Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain
Field of research: Parasitology
Host: Prof. Dr. Bernd Sures Universität Duisburg-Essen
  • Miroslava Soldánová, Christian Selbach, Bernd Sures, Aneta Kostadinova, Ana Pérez-del-Olmo: Trematode communities in Radix auricularia and Lymnaea stagnalis in a reservoir system of the Ruhr River. In: Parasites & Vectors. 3, 2010, p. 56.

  • Ana Pérez-del-Olmo, Francisco Esteban Montero, Mercedes Fernández, John Barrett, Juan Antonio Raga, Aneta Kostadinova : Discrimination of fish populations using parasites: Random Forests on a ‘predictable’ host-parasite system. In: Parasitology. 137, 2010, p. 1833 - 1847.

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, Rolf G. Beutel: Developmental stages of the hooded beetle Sericoderus lateralis (Coleoptera: Corylophidae) with comments on the phylogenetic position and effects of miniaturization. In: Arthropod Structure and Development . 39 (1), 2010, p. 52 - 69 [Miniaturization Anatomy Volume 3D reconstruction Development Corylophidae].

Ponte-Sucre, Prof. Dr. Alicia

Universidad Central de Venezuela, Venezuela
Field of research: Parasitology
Host: Mr August Stich Missionsärztliche Klinik Würzburg
  • Cruz Manuel Aguilar, Jorge Maldonado, Rafael Bonfante Garrido, Rogelio Borges, Felix Tapia, Olinda Delgado, Alicia Jorquera, Carlos D´Suze, Elina Rojas, Alexis Mendoza-León, Alicia Ponte Sucre. : Evaluación de Enfermedades Parasitarias en Venezuela. Sugerencias para la Solución de problemas en las distintas parasitosis, caso Leishmaniasis. In: Salus On Line. 14, 2010, p. 1 - 10 [Endemias, parasitosis, leishmaniasis].

  • Prof. Dr. Alicia Ponte-Sucre, T. Gulder, T. Vollmers, G. Bringmann, H. Moll: Alternations on the structure of Leishmania major induced by N arylisoquinolines correlate with compound accumulation and disposition. In: Journal of Medical Microbiology. 59, 2010, p. 69 - 75.

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)
  • M.V. Abramova, E.A Zatulovskiy, S.B. Svetlikova, A.N. Kukushkin, V.A. Pospelov: E2f1 gene is a new member of Wnt/beta-catenin/Tcf-regulated genes. In: Biochim.Biophys.Res.Communs . 391, 2010, p. 142 - 146 [E2f1 gene; Wnt/beta-catenin/Tcf-regulated genes].

  • V.S.Romanov, M.V.Abramova, S.B.Svetlikova, T.V.Bykova, S.G.Zubova, A.J.Fornace Jr., T.V. Pospelova, V.A.Pospelov: p21Waf1 is required for cellular hypertrophy and cytoskeleton reorganization in the course of cellular senescence induced by HDAC inhibitor sodium butyrate. In: Cell Cycle. 9, 2010, p. submitted [HDAC inhibitors; p21Waf1; cellular hypertrophy; cellular senescence ].

  • E.A. Zatulovskiy, M.V. Abramova, S.B. Svetlikova, V.A. Pospelov: HDAC INHIBITOR-INDUCED ACTIVATION OF NF-kB SWITCHES E1A + RAS TRANSFORMED CELLS FROM APOPTOTIC PROGRAM TO CELL CYCLE ARREST. In: Int. J. Biochem. & Cell Biology. 2010, p. submitted [HDAC inhibitors; NF-kB pathway; apoptosis; cell cycle arrest; E1A+Ras transformed cells].

  • Galina S. Sineva and Valery A. Pospelov: Inhibition of GSK3-beta enhances both adhesive and signaling activities of beta-catenin in mouse embryonic stem cells. In: Biology of the Cell. 2010, p. submitted [mouse embryonic stem cells; GSK3-beta; beta-catenin].

Prodanovic, Dr. Radivoje

University of Belgrade, Serbia
Field of research: Biotechnology
Host: Prof. Dr. Ulrich Schwaneberg Jacobs University Bremen gGmbH
  • Guray Guven, Radivoje Prodanovic, Ulrich Schwaneberg: Protein Engineering-An Option for Enzymatic Biofuel Cell Design. In: Electroanalysis. 22, 2010, p. 765 - 775 [Biofuel cells, Biocatalysis, Protein engineering, Rational design, Directed evolution, Fuel cells].

Ramaswamy, Dr. Rajesh

ETH Zürich, Switzerland
Field of research: Informatics in biology, computer science in biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Frank Jülicher Max-Planck-Institut für Physik komplexer Systeme
  • Anton A. Polyansky, Rajesh Ramaswamy, Pavel E. Volynsky, Ivo F. Sbalzarini, Siewert J. Marrink and Roman G. Efremov: Antimicrobial Peptides Induce Growth of Phosphatidylglycerol Domains in a Model Bacterial Membrane. In: Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters. 1, 2010, p. 3108 - 3111.

  • Rajesh Ramaswamy and Ivo F. Sbalzarini: Fast exact stochastic simulation algorithms using partial propensities. In: Proc. ICNAAM, Numerical Analysis and Applied Mathematics, International Conference, American Institute of Physics. 2010, p. 1338 - 1341.

  • Rajesh Ramaswamy and Ivo F. Sbalzarini: A partial-propensity variant of the composition-rejection stochastic simulation algorithm for chemical reaction networks. In: Journal of Chemical Physics. 132, 2010, p. 044102.

Ranathunge, Dr. Kosala M.

University of Guelph, Canada
Field of research: Plant physiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Lukas Schreiber Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
  • J.J. Park, P. Jin, J. Yoon, J.I. Yang, H.J. Jeong, K. Ranathunge, L. Schreiber, R. Franke, I.J. Lee and G. An: Mutation in Wilted Dwarf and Lethal 1(WDL 1) causes abnormal cuticle formation and rapid water loss in rice. In: Plant Molecular Biology. 74, 2010, p. 91 - 103.

  • K. Ranathunge, S. Shao, D. Qutob, M. Gijzen, C.A. Peterson and M.A. Bernards: Properties of the soybean seed coat cuticle change during development. In: Planta. 231, 2010, p. 1171 - 1181.

Rankin, Dr. Kathleen Elizabeth

University of Washington, United States of America
Field of research: Parasitology
Host: Prof. Dr. Volker Heussler Bernhard-Nocht-Institut für Tropenmedizin (BNI)
  • Kathleen E. Rankin, Stefanie Graewe, Volker T. Heussler, Rebecca R. Stanway: Imaging liver-stage malaria parasites. In: Cellular Microbiology. 12, 2010, p. 569 - 579 [malaria, microscopy, liver stage].

Rankin Rodriguez, Dr. Rosa

Universidad de la Habana, Cuba
Field of research: Plant systematology and evolution
Host: Prof. Dr. Werner Greuter Freie Universität Berlin
  • Mory, B. & Rankin Rodríguez, R.: Celastraceae. In: Base de Datos de especímenes de la Flora de Cuba. Con mapas de distribución. Versión 6.0 en CD-ROM. ISBN 978-3-906166-68-2. [http://www.bgbm.org/BioDivInf/Projects/Floraofcuba/]. (Ed. In Greuter, W. & Rankin Rodríguez, R. (ed.). ) 2010.

  • Greuter, W. & Rankin Rodríguez, R. (ed.): Base de datos de especímenes de la Flora de Cuba con mapas de distribución. Versión 6.0 en CD-ROM. [http://www.bgbm.org/BioDivInf/Projects/Floraofcuba/] , 2010.

  • Rankin Rodríguez, R. & Greuter, W. : Brassicaceae. In: Base de Datos de especímenes de la Flora de Cuba. Con mapas de distribución. Versión 6.0 en CD-ROM. ISBN 978-3-906166-68-2. . (Ed. In Greuter, W. & Rankin Rodríguez, R. (ed.). ) [http://www.bgbm.org/BioDivInf/Projects/Floraofcuba/], 2010.

Resa Infante, Dr. Patricia

European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), Germany
Field of research: Virology, virus and bacteriophages
Host: Prof. Dr. Gülsah Gabriel Universität Hamburg
  • Patricia Resa-Infante, María Angeles Recuero-Checa, Noelia Zamarreño, Oscar Llorca, Juan Ortín: Structural and functional characterization of an influenza virus RNA polymerase-genomic RNA complex. In: Journal of Virology. 84(20), 2010, p. 10477 - 10487.

Rutherford, Dr. Mark A.

Washington University, United States of America
Field of research: Neurobiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Tobias Moser Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • Thomas Frank, Mark A. Rutherford, Nicola Strenzke, Andreas Neef, Tina Pangršič, Darina Khimich, Anna Fetjova, Eckart D. Gundelfinger, M. Charles Liberman, Benjamin Harke, Keith E. Bryan, Amy Lee, Alexander Egner, Dietmar Riedel, Tobias Moser: Bassoon and the Synaptic Ribbon Organize Ca2+ Channels and Vesicles to Add Release Sites and Promote Refilling. In: Neuron. 68, 2010, p. 724 - 738 [auditory, hair cell, synaptic ribbon, calcium channel, microdomain, exocytosis, electron tomography, capacitance, STED microscopy, refilling, synaptic vesicle, presynaptic active zone, Bassoon, readily releasable pool, cochlea, auditory nerve fiber, mouse].

Salaverria Frigola, Dr. Itziar

Universitat de Barcelona, Spain
Field of research: Molecular genetics
Host: Prof. Dr. Reiner Siebert Universitätsklinikum Schleswig-Holstein
  • Ilske Oschlies, Itziar Salaverria, Friederike Mahn, Andrea Meinhardt, Martin Zimmermann,Wilhelm Woessmann, Birgit Burkhardt, Stefan Gesk,Matthias Krams, Alfred Reiter, Reiner Siebert, and Wolfram Klapper: Pediatric follicular lymphoma – a clinico-pathological study of a population-based series of patients treated within the NHL-BFM (Berlin-Frankfurt-Münster) multicenter trials. In: Haematologica. 95(2), 2010, p. 253 - 259.

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)
  • Jerson Lima da Silva Tuane Cristina Vieira Mariana Pierre Gomes Ana Paula DInis Ano Bom Luiz Mauricio Trombaioli Monica Santos de Freitas Daniela Ishimaru Yraima Cordeiro Debora Foguel: Ligand Binding and Hydration in Protein Misfolding: Insights from Studies of Prion and p53 Tumor Suppressor Proteins (dagger). In: Accounts Chemical Research. 43, 2010, p. 271 - 279 [Prion protein misfolding protein folding].

  • Ana Paula Dinis Ano Bom Monica Santos de Freitas Flavia S Moreira Danielly Ferraz Daniel Sanches Andre M O Gomes Ana Paula Valente Yraima Cordeiro Jerson Lima da Silva : The p53 Core Domain is a Molten Globule at Low pH: Functional Implications of a Partially Unfolded Structure. In: The Journal Biological Chemistry. 285, 2010, p. 2857 - 2866 [Protein folding p53 Monten Globule].

  • Guilherme A.P. Oliveira Elaine S. Costa Mônica S. Freitas Fabianno F. Dutra Simone F. Maia Maria C. Guerra Maria D.Tabernero Radovan Borojevic Ivone B. Otazu Jerson L. Silva: Positive Response to Therapy with Imatinib Mesylate in Childhood Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia. In: Brazilian Journal of Medical and Biological Research. -, 2010, p. - - - [Leukemia Imatinib Mesylate CMC].

Sheftel, Dr. Alexander David


Field of research: Cell biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Roland Lill Philipps-Universität Marburg
  • Alex D. Sheftel, Oliver Stehling, Roland Lill: Iron-sulfur proteins in health and disease. In: Trends in Endocrinology & Metabolism. 21, 2010, p. 302 - 314 [Iron, Mitochondria, Iron-sulfur cluster].

Shonhai, Prof. Dr. Addmore

University of Venda, South Africa
Field of research: Biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Klaus Lingelbach Philipps-Universität Marburg
  • Addmore Shonhai: Plasmodial heat shock proteins: targets for chemotherapy. In: FEMS Immunology & Medical Microbiology. 58, 2010, p. 61 - 74 [heat shock proteins; antimalarial drugs; 15-deoxyspergualin; geldanamycin; pyrimidinones].

Simo, Dr. Gustave

Universite de Dschang, Cameroon
Field of research: Parasitology
Host: Dr. Jörg Hoheisel Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum (DKFZ)
  • Farikou O, Njiokou F, Simo G, Asonganyi T, Cuny G, Geiger A.: Tsetse fly blood meal modification and trypanosome identification in two sleeping sickness foci in the forest of southern Cameroon. In: Acta Tropica. 116, 2010, p. 81 - 88 [Blood meal preference, Feeding pattern modifications, Tsetse fly, Trypanosome species, Sleeping sickness].

  • Njiokou F, Nimpaye H, Simo G, Njitchouang GR, Asonganyi T, Cuny G, Herder S.: Domestic animals as potential reservoir hosts of Trypanosoma brucei gambiense in sleeping sickness foci in Cameroon. In: Parasite. 17, 2010, p. 61 - 66 [Trypanosoma brucei gambiense, animal reservoir, sleeping sickness].

  • Simo G, Herder S, Cuny G, Hoheisel J.: Identification of subspecies specific genes differentially expressed in procyclic forms of Trypanosoma brucei subspecies. In: Infection, Genetic and Evolution. 10, 2010, p. 229 - 237 [DNA microarray, Trypanosoma brucei subspecies, Tsetse fly mid-gut, Transmission cycle].

  • Simo G, Njiokou F, Tume C, Lueong S, De Meeûs T, Cuny G, Asonganyi T.: Population genetic structure of Central African Trypanosoma brucei gambiense isolates using microsatellite DNA markers. In: Infection, Genetic and Evolution . 10, 2010, p. 68 - 76 [Human African trypanosomiasis, Trypanosoma brucei gambiense, Microsatellite DNA sequences, Genetic variability].

Simpson, Dr. Emma Rhiannon

GlaxoSmithKline, United Kingdom
Field of research: Biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Johannes Buchner Technische Universität München
  • Emma Rhiannon Simpson, Matthias Johannes Feige, Eva Maria Herold, Alexander Bepperling, Klaus Heger, Johannes Buchner.: Dissecting the alternatively folded state of the antibody Fab fragment. In: Journal of Molecular Biology. 399, 2010, p. 719 - 730 [alternatively folded state; protein folding; antibody folding; protein stability].

Sineriz, Prof. Dr. Faustino

Universidad Nacional de Tucuman, Argentina
Field of research: Microbiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Ulrich Szewzyk Technische Universität Berlin
  • Marcela Ferrero, Eugenia Menoyo, Monica Lugo, Maria Negritto, Ana Anton, Faustino Sineriz: Molecular characterization and in situ detection of bacterial communities. In: Journal of Arid Environments. 74, 2010, p. 1177 - 1185 [DGGE, Andean Highlands, Rhizosphere bacterial community, Mountain Native Poaceae].

  • Suzanne Dagher, Alicia Ragout, Faustino Sineriz, Jose Bruno-Barcena: Cell Immobilization for production of Lactic Acid: Biofilms do it naturally. In: Advances in Applied Microbiology. 71, 2010, p. 113 - 148 [Lactate Production, Biofilms, Lactic Acid Bacteria].

Smith, Dr. Ewan St. John

University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
Field of research: Neurophysiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Gary R. Lewin Max-Delbrück-Centrum für Molekulare Medizin (MDC) Berlin-Buch
  • Annika Stürzebecher, Jing Hu, Ewan St. John Smith, Silka Frahm, Julio Santos-Torres, Branka Kampfrath, Sebastian Auer, Gary R Lewin, Ines Ibañez-Tallon: An in vivo tethered toxin approach for the cell-autonomous inactivation of voltage-gated sodium channel currents in nociceptors. In: The Journal of Physiology. 588, 2010, p. 1695 - 1707 [Pain, sodium channel, TRP].

  • Ewan St. John Smith, Gregory R C Blass, Gary R Lewin and Thomas J. Park: Absence of histamine-induced itch in the African naked mole-rat and "rescue" by Substance P. In: Molecular Pain. 6, 2010, p. 29 [Naked mole-rat, itch, histamine, capsaicin, TRPV1].

  • Antje Brand, Ewan St. J. Smith, Gary R. Lewin, Thomas J. Park: Functional Neurokinin and NMDA Receptor Activity in an Animal Naturally Lacking Substance P: The Naked Mole- Rat. In: PLoS One. 5, 2010, p. e15162 [Naked mole-rat, substance P, pain, nociception].

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)
  • Spielmann T, Gilberger TW. : Protein export in malaria parasites: do multiple export motifs add up to multiple export pathways?. In: Trends in Parasitology. 26, 2010, p. 6 - 10 [Malaria, Plasmodium falciparum, protein export, PEXEL negative exported proteins (PNEPs)].

Spitzmaul, Dr. Guillermo Federico

Universidad Nacional del Sur, Argentina
Field of research: Neurophysiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Thomas Jentsch Max-Delbrück-Centrum für Molekulare Medizin (MDC) Berlin-Buch
  • Anastassios V. Tzingounisa, Matthias Heidenreichb, Tatjana Kharkovetsc, Guillermo Spitzmaulb, Henrik S. Jensend, Roger A. Nicolla, and Thomas J. Jentsch: The KCNQ5 potassium channel mediates a component of the afterhyperpolarization current in mouse hippocampus. In: Proccedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States. 107, 2010, p. 10232 - 10237 [Epilepsy, KCNQ channels, afterhyperpolarization currents].

Sun, Dr. h.c. Hongyan


Field of research: Biochemical analysis
Host: Prof. Dr. Herbert Waldmann Max-Planck-Institut für molekulare Physiologie
  • Long Yi, Hongyan Sun, Yao-Wen Wu, Gemma Triola, Herbert Waldmann, Roger S. Goody,: A Highly Efficient Strategy for Protein C-Terminal Modification. In: Angew. Chem. Intl. Ed.. 49, 2010, p. 9417 - 9421 [oxime ligation;protein modification;site-specific modification].

Tiunov, Dr. Alexei V.

Russian Academy of Sciences, Russian Federation
Field of research: Ecology
Host: Prof. Dr. Stefan Scheu Technische Universität Darmstadt
  • E.E. Semenina, A.V. Tiunov: Isotopic fractionation by saprotrophic microfungi: Effects of species, temperature and the age of colonies. In: Pedobiologia. 53, 2010, p. 213 - 217 [Stable isotopes, 13C, 15N, soil microfungi].

  • N.V. Belyaeva, A.V. Tiunov: Termites (Isoptera) in Forest Ecosystems of Cat Tien National Park (Southern Vietnam). In: Biology Bulletin. 37(4), 2010, p. 374 - 381 [Monsoon tropical forest, South-East Asia, soil comunities].

  • T.G. Dobrovolskaya, M.V. Gorlenko, A.L. Stepanov, S.A. Nesterov, A.V. Tiunov: Effects of the long-term addition of sucrose and of the presence of ectomycorrhizal roots on the functioning of microbial communities in soddy-podzolic soil. In: Moscow University Soil Science Bulletin. 65(3), 2010, p. 128 - 132 [Labile carbon, soil communities, BIOLOG, bacteria, litter decomposition].

  • A.V. Tiunov, I.V. Kirillova: Stable isotope (13C/12C and 15N/14N) composition of the woolly rhinoceros Coelodonta antiquitatis horn suggests seasonal changes in the diet. In: Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry. 24, 2010, p. 3146 - 3150 [Pleistocene, megafauna, stable isotopes, trophic links, seasonality].

  • A.A. Bobrov, Yu.A. Mazei, A.V. Tiunov: Testate amoebae of a monsoon tropical forest of South Vietnam. In: Acta Protozoologica. 49, 2010, p. 311 - 325 [Protozoans, soil, lake sediments, monsoon tropical forest].

Todorova, Prof. Dr. Albena

Medical University, Bulgaria
Field of research: Human genetics, medical genetics
Host: Prof. Dr. Jürgen Horst Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
  • Tihomir Todorov, Albena Todorova, Biliyana Georgieva, Vanyo Mitev : A unified rapid PCR method for detection of normal and expanded trinucleotide alleles of CAG repeats in Huntington Chorea and CGG repeats in Fragile X Syndrome. In: Molecular Biotechnology . 45, 2010, p. 150 - 154 [Huntington Chorea, Fragile X Syndrome, expansion].

  • Tihomir Todorov, Albena Todorova, Daniela Avdjieva, Petya Dimova, Lyudmila Angelova, Radka Tincheva, Vanyo Mitev : Molecular Basis of mental retardation in a sample from Bulgaria. In: Genetic Counseling . 21(2), 2010, p. 257 - 262 [Mental retardation, Fragile X syndrome, Rett syndrome, Prader-Willi/Angelman syndrome, microdeletion syndrome].

  • Tihomir Todorov, Albena Todorova, Daniela Avdjieva, Petya Dimova, Lyudmila Angelova, Radka Tincheva, Vanyo Mitev : Clinical/molecular data of mental retardation in Bulgaria. In: Balkan Journal of Medical Genetics . 13(2), 2010, p. 11 - 25 [Mental retardation, Fragile X syndrome, Rett syndrome, Prader-Willi/Angelman syndrome].

Tovar, Dr. Sulay

Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, Spain
Field of research: Molecular biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Jens Brüning Universität zu Köln
  • Wunderlich FT, Ströhle P, Könner AC, Gruber S, Tovar Sulay, Brönneke HS, Juntti-Berggren L, Li LS, van Rooijen N, Libert C, Berggren PO, Brüning JC. : Interleukin-6 signaling in liver-parenchymal cells suppresses hepatic inflammation and improves systemic insulin action. In: Cell Metabolism. 12, 2010, p. 237 - 249.

  • M López , L Varela , MJ Vázquez , S Rodríguez-Cuenca ,CR González , VR Velagapudi ,DA Morgan , E Schoenmakers , K Agassandian , R Lage, PB Martínez de Morentin , S Tovar , R Nogueiras , D Carling , C Lelliott , R Gallego , M Oresic , K Chatterjee , AK Saha , K Rahmouni , C Diéguez , A Vidal-Puig : Hypothalamic AMPK and fatty acid metabolism mediate thyroid regulation of energy balance. In: Nature Medicine . 16, 2010, p. 1001 - 1008.

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
  • BJ Cox, M Vollmer, O Tamplin, M Lu, S Biechele, M Gertsenstein, C Van Campenhout, T Floss, R Kühn, W Wurst, H Lickert, J Rossant.: Phenotypic annotation of the mouse X chromosome. In: Genome Reserarch. 2010.

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, Sing Fee Lim, Stephen Cohen: Drosophila miR-14 regulates insulin production and metabolism through its target sugarbabe. In: Genes and Development . 24, 2010, p. 2748 - 2753 [microRNA, Drosophila, insulin signaling, nutrition, metabolism, homeostasis ].

Vazquez-Rodriguez, Dr. Enrique

Instituto Venezolano de Investigaciones Cientificas, Venezuela
Field of research: Neurophysiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Hans-Georg Schaible Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena
  • Alejandro Telleria-Diaz, Martin Schmidt, Stefan Kreusch, Anne-Kathrin Neubert, Florian Schache, Enrique Vazquez, Horacio Vanegas, Hans-Georg Schaible, Andrea Ebersberger: Spinal antinociceptive effects of cyclooxygenase inhibition during inflammation: Involvement of prostaglandins and endocannabinoids. In: Pain. 148, 2010, p. 26 - 35 [Pain Nociception Inflammation Central sensitization Spinal cord Prostaglandins].

  • Horacio Vanegas, Enrique Vazquez, Victor Tortorici: NSAIDs, Opioids, Cannabinoids and the Control of Pain by the Central Nervous System. In: Pharmaceuticals. 3, 2010, p. 1335 - 1347 [NSAID; opioid; cannabinoid; descending pain control system; PAG; RVM].

Volkov, Prof. Dr. Roman

Chernivtsi National University, Ukraine
Field of research: Genetics
Host: Prof. Dr. Vera Hemleben Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen
  • I.O. Andreev, E.V. Spiridonova, S.S. Kyryachenko, I.Yu. Parnikoza, D.N. Maidanyuk, R.A. Volkov, I.A. Kozeretska, V.A. Kunakh: Population-genetic analysis of Deschampsia antarctica from two regions of the maritime Antarctic. In: Moscow University Biological Sciences Bulletin. 65, 2010, p. 208 - 210 [molecular markers, rDNA, molecular taxonomy, phylogeography ].

  • R.A. Volkov, I.A. Kozeretska, S.S. Kyryachenko, I.O. Andreev, D.N. Maidanyuk, I.Yu. Parnikoza, V.A. Kunakh: Molecular evolution and variability of ITS1–ITS2 in populations of Deschampsia antarctica from two regions of the maritime Antarctic. In: Polar Science. 4, 2010, p. 469 - 478 [35S rDNA, molecular taxonomy, phylogeography ].

Weber, Dr. Michele

Fonds National de la Recherche (FNR), Luxembourg
Field of research: Immunobiology
Host: Dr. Michael Sixt Max-Planck-Institut für Biochemie
  • Michele Weber, Michael Sixt: MEK signalling tunes actin treadmilling for interstitial lymphocyte migration. In: EMBO Journal. 29, 2010, p. 2861 - 2863 [cytoskeleton, migration, signalling].

Wierenga, Dr. Corette J.

Utrecht University, Netherlands
Field of research: Neurophysiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Tobias Bonhoeffer Max-Planck-Institut für Neurobiologie
  • C.J. Wierenga, F.E. Müllner, I. Rinke, T. Keck, V. Stein, T. Bonhoeffer: Molecular and electrophysiological characterization of GFP-expressing CA1 interneurons in GAD65-GFP mice. In: PLos One. 5, 2010, p. e15915.

Wohland, Prof. Dr. Thorsten

National University of Singapore, Singapore
Field of research: Biophysics
Host: Dr. Darren Gilmour EMBL Heidelberg - European Molecular Biology Laboratory
  • Thorsten Wohland, Xianke Shi, Jagadish Sankaran, Ernst H.K. Stelzer: Single plane illumination fluorescence correlation spectroscopy (SPIM-FCS) probes inhomogeneous three-dimensional environments. In: Optics Express. 18, 2010, p. 10627 - 10641 [fluorescence correlation spectroscopy, fluorescence cross-correlation spectroscopy, light sheet microscopy, single plane illumination microscopy, imaging in organisms].

Worch, Dr. Remigiusz

, Poland
Field of research: Cell biophysics
Host: Prof. Dr. Petra Schwille Technische Universität Dresden
  • Remigiusz Worch, Christian Bokel, Sigfried Hofinger, Petra Schwille, Thomas Weidemann: Focus on composition and interaction potential of single-pass transmembrane domains. In: PROTEOMICS. 10, 2010, p. 4196 - 4208 [Giant plasma membrane vesicles; MM/PB++ free energy calculations; Protein sequence analysis; Scanning fluorescence cross-correlation spectroscopy; Single-pass transmembrane receptor interactions; Technology].

Yu, Dr. Xiaobo


Field of research: Biochemistry
Host: Dr. Thomas Joos Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen
  • Xiaobo Yu, Nicole Schneiderhan-Marra and Thomas O. Joos: Protein microarrays for personalized medicine. In: Clin Chem.. 56(3), 2010, p. 376 - 387 [Protein Microarray; Personalized Medicine; Biomarker].

  • Xiaobo Yu: High-throughput Antibody Generation using Multiplexed Immunization and Immunogen Array Analysis. In: Journal of Biomolecular Screening. 15(10), 2010, p. 1260 - 1267 [multiplexed immunization, immunogen array, antibody screening, high-throughput].

Zarre Mobarakeh, Prof. Dr. Shahin

University of Teheran, Iran
Field of research: Plant systematology and evolution
Host: Prof. Dr. Susanne Renner Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)
  • Dietrich Podlech, Shahin Zarre, Ali Asghar Maassoumi, Murat Ekici, Andrej Sytin: Flora Iranica Vol. 178. Papilionaceae VI, Astragalus IV. Vienna, Austria: Naturhistorisches Museum Wien, 2010, 325 pp. [Astragalus, Taxonomy, Iran, Diagnostic key, Leguminasae].

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
  • Renat Zhdanov, Ipek Cetinkaya, Svetlana Zhdanova: Stamping through scientific advances in medicine and genetics. In: J. Med. and Med. Sci. 1, # 3, 2010, p. 45 - 54 [history of medicine and genetics, nation input, stamping worldwide].

  • Ilnur Salafutdinov, Anna Shafigulina, Emir Yalvach, Natalja Kudrjashova, Marina Lagar'kova, Marina Shutova, Sergei Kiselev, Renad Zhdanov, Andrej Kiyasov, rustem Islamov, Albert Rizvanov: Effect of simultaneous expression of various isoforms of vessel endothelial grow factor VEGF and main fibroblast grow factor FGF2 on proliferation of human umbilical cord endothelial cells HUVEC. In: Cell Transplantology and Tissue Ingineering, Moscow (in Russian). 5, # 2, 2010, p. 62 - 67 [angiogenesis, expression plasmids, therapeutic gene transfection].

  • Renat Zhdanov: Another one... Essay on outstanding Russian chemist Nikolay P. Grechkin. In: Kazan (in Russian). # 6, 2010, p. 32 - 36 [Arbuzov reaction, phosphoroorganic chemistry, Kazan Institute of Organic and Physical Chemsitry, Russian Academy of Sciences].