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Bibliographia Humboldtiana

II. Publications by Humboldt Research Fellows from Germany in 2012

Biosciences, life sciences

Buchholz, Dr. Kathrin

Justus-Liebig-Universität Gießen, Germany
Field of research: Parasitology
Host: Dr. Matthias Marti Harvard School of Public Health
  • Filipa P. da Cruz, Cecilie Martin, Kathrin Buchholz, Maria J. Lafuente-Monasterio, Tiago Rodrigues, Birte Sonnichsen, Rui Moreira, Francisco-Javier Gamo, Matthias Marti, Maria M. Mota, Michael Hannus and Miguel Prudencio: Drug Screen Targeted at Plasmodium Liver Stages Identifies a Potent Multistage Antimalarial Drug. In: Journal of Infectious Diseases. DOI: 10, 2012, p. 1 - 9 [malaria, drug screen, decoquinate, mitochondrial bc1 cpmplex].

Dallmann, Prof. Dr. Robert

University of Warwick, United Kingdom
Field of research: Biorhythmics, biochronology
Host: Prof. Dr. Steven Andrew Brown Universität Zürich
  • Brown A. Steven, Elzbieta Kowalska, Robert Dallmann: (Re)inventing the Circadian Feedback Loop. In: Developental Cell. 22, 2012, p. 477 - 487 [Circadian rhythm, feedback loop].

  • Robert Dallmann, Antoine U. Viola, Leila Tarokh, Christian Cajochen, Steven A. Brown: The Human Circadian Metabolome. In: Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 14, 2012, p. 2625 - 2629 [Metabolome, Circadian, Human volunteers, mass spectography, serum, saliva, sleep].

Deines, Dr. Peter

Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel, Germany
Field of research: Microbe ecology
Host: Dr. Mike Taylor University of Auckland
  • Rachel L. Simister, Peter Deines, Emmanuelle S. Botté, Nicole S. Webster & Michael W. Taylor: Sponge-specific clusters revisited: a comprehensive phylogeny of sponge-associated microorganisms. In: Environmental Microbiology. 14, 2012, p. 517 - 524.

  • Manpreet K. Dhami, Adrian P. Turner, Peter Deines, Jacqueline R. Beggs & Michael W. Taylor: Ultrastructural and molecular characterization of a bacterial symbiosis in the ecologically important scale insect family Coelostomidiidae. In: FEMS Microbiology Ecology. 81, 2012, p. 537 - 546.

  • David W. Waite, Peter Deines, Michael W. Taylor: Gut Microbiome of the Critically Endangered New Zealand Parrot, the Kakapo (Strigops habroptilus). In: PLoS ONE. 7, 2012, p. e35803.

Keller, Dr. Adrian Clemens

Universität Paderborn, Germany
Field of research: Biophysical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Flemming Besenbacher University of Aarhus
  • Adrian Keller, Ilko Bald, Alexandru Rotaru, Emilie Cauët, Kurt V. Gothelf, Flemming Besenbacher: Probing Electron-Induced Bond Cleavage at the Single-Molecule Level Using DNA Origami Templates. In: ACS Nano. 6, 2012, p. 4392 - 4399 [DNA origami; low-energy electrons; atomic force microscopy; DNA radiation damage; ab initio calculations].

Kruse, Dr. Martin

University of Washington, United States of America
Field of research: Cell biophysics
Host: Prof. Dr. Bertil Hille University of Washington
  • Martin Kruse, Gerald RV Hammond, Bertil Hille: Regulation of voltage-gated potassium channels by PI(4,5)P2. In: Journal of General Physiology. 140, 2012, p. 189 - 205 [Kv channels, phospholipids].

  • Benjamin Schattling, Karin Steinbach, Edda Thies, Martin Kruse, Aurélie Menigoz, Friederike Ufer, Veit Flockerzi, Wolfgang Brück, Olaf Pongs, Rudi Vennekens, Matthias Kneussel, Marc Freichel, Doron Merkler, Manuel Friese : TRPM4 cation channel mediates axonal and neuronal degeneration in experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis and multiple sclerosis. In: Nature Medicine. 18, 2012, p. 1805 - 1811 [TRPM4, multiple sclerosis].

  • Goutam Mandal, Mansi Sharma, Martin Kruse, Claudia Sander-Juelch, Laura A. Munro, Yong Wang, Jenny Veide Vilg, Markus J. Tamás, Hiranmoy Bhattacharjee, Martin Wiese, Rita Mukhopadhyay: Modulation of Leishmania major aquaglyceroporin activity by a mitogen-activated protein kinase. In: Molecular Microbiology. 85, 2012, p. 1204 - 1218 [Leishmania major, mitogen-activated protein kinase].

Liedvogel, Dr. Miriam

Max-Planck-Institut für Evolutionsbiologie, Germany
Field of research: Zoology
Host: Prof. Dr. Almut Kelber Lund University
  • Miriam Liedvogel, Charlie Cornwallis, Ben C. Sheldon: Integrating candidate gene and quantitative genetic approaches to understand variation in timing of breeding in wild tit populations (Abstract). In: Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 25, 2012, p. 813 - 823 [animal model, breeding, candidate gene, circadian clock, heritability, polymorphism, quantitative genetics, timing, wild population].

Niehuis, Prof. Dr. Oliver

Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg, Germany
Field of research: Evolution
Host: Prof. Dr. Jürgen Gadau Arizona State University
  • T Koevoets, O Niehuis, L van de Zande, L Beukeboom: Hybrid incompatibilities in the parasitic wasp genus Nasonia: negative effects of hemizygosity and the identification of transmission ratio distortion loci. In: Heredity . 108, 2012, p. 302 - 311 [Nasonia, speciation].

  • BM von Reumont, RA Jenner, MA Wills, E Dell’Ampio, G Pass, I Ebersberger, B Meyer, S Koenemann, TM Iliffe, A Stamatakis, O Niehuis, K Meusemann, B Misof: Pancrustacean phylogeny in the light of new phylogenomic data: support for Remipedia as the possible sister group of Hexapoda. In: Molecular Biology and Evolution. 29, 2012, p. 1031 - 1045 [phylogenomics, Arthropoda].

  • H Pohl, O Niehuis, K Gloyna, B Misof, RG Beutel: A new species of Mengenilla (Insecta, Strepsiptera) from Tunisia. In: ZooKeys. 198, 2012, p. 79 - 101 [Strepsiptera, taxonomy].

  • O Niehuis, G Hartig, S Grath, H Pohl, J Lehmann, H Tafer, A Donath, V Krauss, C Eisenhardt, J Hertel, M Petersen, C Mayer, K Meusemann, RS Peters, PF Stadler, RG Beutel, E Bornberg-Bauer, DD McKenna, B Misof: Genomic and morphological evidence converge to resolve the enigma of Strepsiptera. In: Current Biology. 22, 2012, p. 1309 - 1313.

  • G Hartig, RS Peters, J Borner, C Etzbauer, B Misof, O Niehuis: Oligonucleotide primers for targeted amplification of single-copy nuclear genes in apocritan Hymenoptera. In: PLoS ONE. 7, 2012, p. e39826.

  • O Niehuis, G Hartig, S Grath, H Pohl, J Lehmann, H Tafer, A Donath, V Krauss, C Eisenhardt, J Hertel, M Petersen, C Mayer, K Meusemann, RS Peters, PF Stadler, RG Beutel, E Bornberg-Bauer, DD McKenna, B Misof: Erratum: Genomic and morphological evidence converge to resolve the enigma of Strepsiptera. In: Current Biology. 23, 2012, p. 1388.

Pester, Dr. Michael

Universität Konstanz, Germany
Field of research: Microbe ecology
Host: Prof. Dr. Manuela Baccarini Universität Wien
  • Michael Pester,Thomas Rattei, Stefan Flechl, Alexander Gröngröft, Andreas Richter, Jörg Overmann, Barbara Reinhold-Hurek, Alexander Loy, Michael Wagner: amoA-based consensus phylogeny of ammonia-oxidizing archaea and deep sequencing of amoA genes from soils of four different geographic regions. In: Environmental Microbiology. 14, 2012, p. 525 - 539 [nitrification, amoA, ammmonia oxidation, next-generation sequencing].

  • Michael Pester, Klaus-Holger Knorr, Michael W. Friedrich, Michael Wagner, Alexander Loy. : Sulfate reducing microorganisms in wetlands – fameless actors in carbon cycling and climate change. In: Frontiers in Microbiology. 3, 2012, [sulfate reduction, hidden sulfur cycle, dsrAB].

  • Verona Vandieken, Michael Pester, Niko Finke, J.-H. Hyun, Michael W. Friedrich, Alexander Loy, Bo Thamdrup: Three manganese oxide-rich marine sediments harbor similar communities of acetate-oxidizing manganese-reducing bacteria. In: ISME Journal. 6, 2012, p. 2078 - 2090.

Rehfeldt, Dr. Florian

Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Germany
Field of research: Cell biophysics
Host: Prof. Dr. Dennis E. Discher University of Pennsylvania
  • Florian Rehfeldt, André E. X. Brown , Matthew Raab , Shenshen Cai , Allison L. Zajac , Assaf Zemel and Dennis E. Discher: Hyaluronic acid matrices show matrix stiffness in 2D and 3D dictates cytoskeletal order and myosin-II phosphorylation within stem cells. In: Integrative Biology. 4 (4), 2012, p. 422 - 430 [biophysics, cell mechanics, matrix mechanics, hydrogel, biocompatible, cytoskeleton, bio engineering].

  • Assaf Zemel, Florian Rehfeldt, Andre E. X. Brown, Dennis E. Discher, and Samuel A. Safran: Optimal matrix rigidity for stress-fibre polarization in stem cells. In: Nature Physics. 6, 2012, p. 468 - 473.

Schmidt-Riddle, Dr. Saskia

Bayer AG, Germany
Field of research: Neurobiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Frank Brombacher University of Cape Town
  • Saskia Schmidt, J Claire Hoving, William G C Horsnell, Helen Mearns, Antony J Cutler, Tiroyaone M Brombacher, Frank Brombacher: Nippostrongylus-Induced Intestinal Hypercontractility Requires IL-4 Receptor Alpha-Responsiveness by T Cells in Mice. In: PloS One. 7 (12), 2012, p. e52211.

Schnier, Dr. Joachim

University of California, Davis, United States of America
Field of research: Genetics
Host: Prof. Dr. Terrance Leighton University of California, Berkeley
  • DP Richman, K Nishi, SW Morell, JM Chang, MJ Ferns, RL Wollmann, RA Maselli, J Schnier, MA Agius : Acute severe animal model of anti-muscle-specific kinase myasthenia: combined postsynaptic and presynaptic changes. . In: Arch Neurol.. 69, 2012, p. 453 - 460 [myasthenia gravis, animal model].

  • DP Richman, K Nishi, MJ Ferns, J Schnier, P Pytel, RA Maselli, MA Agius: Animal models of antimuscle-specific kinase myasthenia. . In: Ann N Y Acad Sci. . 1274, 2012, p. 140 - 147 [Myasthenia gravis, animal model].

Schnurbusch, Dr. habil. Thorsten

Leibniz-Institut für Pflanzengenetik und Kulturpflanzenforschung (IPK), Germany
Field of research: Molecular genetics
Host: Prof. Dr. Peter Langridge University of Adelaide
  • SREENIVASULU, N. and T. SCHNURBUSCH : A genetic playground for enhancing grain number in cereals. In: Trends Plant Science. 17, 2012, p. 91 - 101.

Schwarz, Dr. Alexandra

, Germany
Field of research: Parasitology
Host: Dr. Michail Kotsyfakis The Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic
  • Alexandra Schwarz, James Jason Valdés, Michalis Kotsyfakis : The role of cystatins in tick physiology and blood feeding. In: Ticks and tick-borne diseases . 3, 2012, p. 117 - 127 [ Cystatin, Cysteine proteases, Tick, Immunomodulators, Blood feeding, Midgut, Physiology].

  • Alexandra Schwarz, Václav Hönig, Zuzana Vavrušková, Libor Grubhoffer, Carsten Balczun, Antje Albring, Günter A Schaub: Abundance of Ixodes ricinus and prevalence of Borrelia burgdorferi s.l. in the nature reserve Siebengebirge, Germany, in comparison to three former studies from 1978 onwards. In: Parasites & Vectors. 5, 2012, p. 268 [Ixodes ricinus, Tick density, Borrelia prevalence, Borrelia lusitaniae, Multiple infections, Siebengebirge].

Selinski, Dr. Jennifer

Universität Osnabrück, Australia
Field of research: Plant physiology
Host: Prof. Dr. James Whelan La Trobe University
  • Inga Hebbelmann, Jennifer Selinski, Corinna Wehmeyer, Tatjana Goss, Ingo Voss, Paula Mulo, Saijaliisa Kangasjärvi, Eva-Mari Aro, Marie-Luise Oelze, Karl-Josef Dietz, Adriano Nunes-Nesi, Phuc Thi-Do, Alisdair R. Fernie, Sai K. Talla, Agepati S. Raghavendra, Vera Linke, Renate Scheibe: Multiple strategies to prevent oxidative stress in Arabidopsis plants lacking the malate valve enzyme NADP-malate dehydrogenase. In: Journal of Experimental Botany. 63, 2012, p. 1445 - 1459 [Malate valve, NADP-malate dehydrogenase, oxidative stress, poising mechanisms, redox homeostasis].

Sohlenkamp, Dr.-Ing. Christian

Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico
Field of research: Microbiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Otto Geiger Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico
  • Solís-Oviedo, R. L., O. Geiger, and C. Sohlenkamp: Functional and topological analysis of phosphatidylcholine synthase from Sinorhizobium meliloti. In: BBA-Molecular and Cell Biology of Lipids. 1821, 2012, p. 573 - 581.

Spallek, Dr. Thomas

Universität Hohenheim, Germany
Field of research: Plant pathology, parasitology
Host: Prof. Dr. Ken Shirasu RIKEN Plant Science Center
  • Yi-Ju Lu, Sebastian Schornack, Thomas Spallek, Niko Geldner, Joanne Chory, Swen Schellmann, Karin Schumacher, Sophien Kamoun, Silke Robatzek: Patterns of plant subcellular responses to successful oomycete infections reveal differences in host cell reprogramming and endocytic trafficking. In: Cellular Microbiology. 14, 2012, p. 682 - 697 [Molecular biology, plant immunity, microscopy ].

  • Ji Zhou, Thomas Spallek, Christine Faulkner, Silke Robatzek: CalloseMeasurer: a novel software solution to measure callose deposition and recognise spreading callose patterns. In: Plant Methods. 8, 2012, [Plant immunity, microscopy, imaging ].

Strauss, Dr. Michael

Max-Planck-Institut für Biophysik, Canada
Field of research: Biophysics
Host: Prof. Dr. James Hogle Harvard Medical School
  • Eden Fussner, Mike Strauss, Ugljesa Djuric, Ren Li, Kashif Ahmed, Michael Hart, James Ellis, David P. Bazett-Jones: Open and closed domains in the mouse genome are configured as 10 nm chromatin fibres. In: EMBO Journal. 13, 2012, p. 992 - 996 [chromatin fibre, nuclear organization, electron tomography].

Treydte, Priv. Doz. Dr. Anna Christina

Nelson Mandela African Institute of Science and Technology (NM-AIST), Tanzania
Field of research: Ecology
Host: Prof. Dr. Wayne M. Getz University of California, Berkeley
  • Sabine Baumgartner Rina Grant Anna Christina Treydte: Mammalian herbivores as landscape designers of an African savanna. In: Proceedings of the 42nd German Ecological Society Meeting, Lüneburg, Germany.. 2012, [Kruger National Park Mnisi community communal grazing land soil nutrients herbaceous vegetation woody cover].

Trujillo Linke, Dr. Marco

Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg, Germany
Field of research: Plant biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Ken Shirasu RIKEN Plant Science Center
  • Martin Stegmann, Ryan G. Anderson, Kazuya Ichimura, Tamara Pecenkova, Patrick Reuter, Viktor Žárský, John M. McDowell, Ken Shirasu and Marco Trujillo*: The Ubiquitin Ligase PUB22 Targets a Subunit of the Exocyst Complex Required for PAMP-Triggered Responses in Arabidopsis. In: The Plant Cell. 24, 2012, p. 4703 - 4716.

Wenger, Dr. Till

Boehringer Ingelheim Pharma GmbH & Co. KG, Germany
Field of research: Cell biology, cytobiology
Host: Dr. Jean-Pierre Gorvel Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS)
  • Till Wenger, Terawaki S, Camosseto V, Abdelrassoul R, Mies A, Catalan N, Claudio N, Clavarino G, de Gassart A, Rigotti FD, Gatti E, Pierre P.: Autophagy inhibition promotes defective neosynthesized proteins storage in ALIS, and induces redirection toward proteasome processing and MHCI-restricted presentation. In: Autophagy. 8, 3, 2012, p. 350 - 363 [antigen presentation, Atg5, DRiPs,NBR 1, SOSTM1].