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Bibliographia Humboldtiana

I. Publications by Humboldt Research Fellows from abroad in 2015

Biosciences, life sciences

Abebe, Dr. Tiegist

Bahir Dar University, Ethiopia
Field of research: Plant genetics
Host: Prof. Dr. Jens Leon Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
  • Tiegist Dejene Abebe, Ali Ahmad Naz and Jens Léon: Landscape genomics reveal signatures of local adaptation in barley (Hordeum vulgare L.). In: Frontiers in Plant Science. 6, 2015, p. 813 [Landscape genomics, Local adaptation, Hordeum vulgare, Genotyping by sequencing, Spatial genetic structure, Adaptive loci].

Alejandro, Prof. Dr. Grecebio Jonathan

University of Santo Tomas, Philippines
Field of research: Plant systematology and evolution
Host: Dr. Ulrich Meve Universität Bayreuth
  • C Banag, T Thrippleton, GJD Alejandro, B Reineking & S Liede-Schumann: Bioclimatic niches of selected endemic Ixora species on the Philippines: Predicting habitat suitability due to climate change. In: Plant Ecology DOI 10.1007/s11258-015-0512-6 . 2015, [Climate change ! Species distribution modeling ! Endemic ! Ixora ! Maxent ! Rubiaceae].

Ali, Dr. Mohamed

Assiut University, Egypt
Field of research: Plant genetics
Host: Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Link Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • Mohamed Ali, Gregor Welna, Ahmed Sallam, Regina Martsch, Christiane Balko, Björn Gebser, Olaf Sass, Wolfgang Link: Association analyses to genetically improve drought and freezing tolerance of faba bean (Vicia faba L.). In: Crop Science. 56(3), 2015, p. 1036 - 1048.

  • Mohamed Ali: Genetic Linkage Maps and Homology Study of Backcross Families of German Faba Bean (Vicia faba L.). In: Journal of Crop Improvement . 29, 2015, p. 474 - 490.

  • Mohamed Ali: Physiological Response of German Winter Faba Bean (Vicia faba L.) to Drought. In: Journal of Crop Improvement . 29, 2015, p. 319 - 332.

Bakare, Prof. Dr. Adekunle Akeem

University of Ibadan, Nigeria
Field of research: Genetics
Host: Dr. Evelyn Lamy Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
  • Ifeoluwa Temitayo OYEYEMI, Olaide Maruf YEKEEN, Paul Olayinka ODUSINA, Taiwo Mary OLOGUN, Orezimena Michelle OGBAIDE, Olayinka Israel OLALEYE, Adekunle A. BAKARE: Genotoxicity and antigenotoxicity study of aqueous and hydro-methanol extracts of Spondias mombin L., Nymphaea lotus L. and Luffa cylindrical L. using animal bioassays. In: Interdisciplinary Toxicology . 8(4), 2015, p. 184 - 192 [cytogenotoxicity; micronucleus; medicinal plants; acute toxicity; sperm morphology].

Bello, Dr. Claudia

Universita degli Studi di Firenze, Italy
Field of research: Biochemistry
Host: Dr. Anne-Claude Gavin EMBL Heidelberg - European Molecular Biology Laboratory
  • Claudia Bello, Frauke Kikul and Christian F.W. Becker: Efficient generation of peptide hydrazides via direct hydrazinolysis of Peptidyl-Wang-TentaGel resins. In: Journal of Peptide Science. 21, 2015, p. 201 - 207 [peptide hydrazides; peptide thioesters; Wang linker; solid phase peptide synthesis; hydrazinolysis].

  • Dr. Claudia Bello, Dr. Shuo Wang, Dr. Lu Meng, Prof. Dr. Kelley W. Moremen and Prof. Dr. Christian F. W. Becker: A PEGylated Photocleavable Auxiliary Mediates the Sequential Enzymatic Glycosylation and Native Chemical Ligation of Peptides. In: Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 2015.

  • Dr. Claudia Bello, Dr. Shuo Wang, Dr. Lu Meng, Prof. Dr. Kelley W. Moremen and Prof. Dr. Christian F. W. Becker: Ein PEGyliertes, lichtspaltbares Auxiliar für die sequenzielle enzymatische Glykosylierung und native chemische Ligation von Peptiden. In: Angewandte Chemie. 2015.

Bersimbay, Prof. Dr. Rakhmetkaji I.

Eurasian University, Kazakhstan
Field of research: Cell biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Karl-Friedrich Sewing Medizinische Hochschule Hannover
  • Saltanat Beisenova, Angela Peterson, Jens Peterson, Rakhmetkaji I. Bersimbaev, Anja Klahr, Martin Schnittler: On the limits of drought - Life history of Gagea bulbifera (Liliaceae). In: Flora (Elsevier). v.210, 2015, p. 72 - 79 [Reproductive biology Genetic diversity Quantitive analysis of plant structures].

Blazquez Llorca, Dr. Lidia

Universidad Politecnica de Madrid, Spain
Field of research: Neurobiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Jochen Herms Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)
  • MM Dorostkar, C Zou, L Blazquez-Llorca, J Herms: Analyzing dendritic spine pathology in Alzheimer's disease: problems and opportunities. In: Acta Neuropathol. 130, 2015, p. 1 - 19 [Azheimer's disease, beta-amyloid, dendritic spine, tau protein].

  • L Blazquez-Llorca, E Hummel, H Zimmerman, C Zou, S Burgold, J Rietdorf, J Herms: Correlation of two-photon in vivo imaging and FIB/SEM microscopy. In: J Microsc.. 259, 2015, p. 129 - 136 [Dendritic spine; electron microscopy; green fluorescent protein; three-dimensional reconstruction].

  • S Filser, SV Ovsepian, M Masana, L Blazquez-Llorca, A Brandt Elvang, C Volbracht, MB Müller, CK Jung, J Herms: Pharmacological inhibition of BACE1 impairs synaptic plasticity and cognitive functions. In: Biol Psychiatry.. 77, 2015, p. 729 - 739 [Alzheimer’s disease; BACE1; Dendritic spines; In vivo two-photon imaging; Learning and memory; Long-term potentiation; Synaptic transmission].

Boyle, Dr. Colleen Erin

Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Germany
Field of research: Microbiology
Host: Dr. Ingmar Lautenschläger Forschungszentrum Borstel - Leibniz-Zentrum für Medizin und Biowissenschaften (FZB)
  • Erin Colleen Boyle, Heike Dombrowsky, Juergen Sarau, Janin Braun, Martin Aepfelbacher, Ingmar Lautenschläger, Guntram A. Grassl: Ex vivo perfusion of the isolated rat small intestine as a novel model of Salmonella enteritis. In: Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2015, [Ex vivo infection; Salmonella; Yersinia; enteritis; intestinal inflammation].

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
  • Sánchez M.F., Dodes Traian M.M., Levi V., Carrer D.C.: One photon lithography for high-quality lipid bilayer micro-patterns. In: Langmuir. 31, 2015, p. 11943 - 11950 [lithography, supported bilayers, micropatterns].

  • Sánchez M. F., Levi V., Weidemann T., Carrer D. C: Agonist mobility on supported bilayers affects Fas mediated death response. In: FEBS Letters. 589, 2015, p. 3527 - 3533 [agonist mobility, Fas receptor, supported bilayers].

Chakraborty, Dr. Subhendu

, Denmark
Field of research: Mathematical and theoretical ecology
Host: Prof. Dr. Ulrike Feudel Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg
  • Subhendu Chakraborty, Bob Kooi, Barasha Biswas, Joydev Chattopadhyay: Revealing the role of predator interference in a predator–prey system with disease in prey population. In: Ecological Complexity. 21, 2015, p. 100 - 111 [Predator interference, Disease control through predation, Beddington–DeAngelis functional response, Regime shift, Bistability].

  • Subhendu Chakraborty, Pankaj K Tiwari, A K Misra, Joydev Chattopadhyay: Spatial dynamics of a nutrient-phytoplankton system with toxic effect on phytoplankton. In: Mathematical Biosciences. 264, 2015, p. 94 - 100 [Nutrient-phytoplankton model; Reaction-diffusion; Toxin; Turing instability; Pattern formation].

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 and Martín R. Aguiar: Is the balance between competition and facilitation a driver of the patch dynamics in arid vegetation mosaics?. In: Oikos. 124, 2015, p. 139 - 149 [competition; facilitation; meta-analysis; gap phase dynamics; succession.].

Clarke, Prof. Dr. Ronald James

University of Sydney, Australia
Field of research: Biophysical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Thomas Friedrich Technische Universität Berlin
  • Prof. Dr. Ronald James Clarke, Prof. Dr. Mohammed A. A. Khalid : Pumps, Channels and Transporters: Methods of Functional Analysis. Hoboken, New Jersey, USA: John Wiley and Sons, 2015, 468 pp. [biophysics, physiology, biophysical chemistry, analytical chemistry, electrophysiology, spectroscopy].

Cui, Dr. Haitao

Max-Planck-Institut für Pflanzenzüchtungsforschung, Germany
Field of research: Plant genetics
Host: Prof. Dr. Jane Elizabeth Parker Max-Planck-Institut für Pflanzenzüchtungsforschung
  • Haitao Cui, Kenichi Tsuda, and Jane E. Parker: Effector-Triggered Immunity: From Pathogen Perception to Robust Defense. In: Annual Review of Plant Biology. 66, 2015, p. 487 - 511 [NLR receptors, disease resistance signaling, plant-pathogen coevolution, defense networks, transcriptional reprogramming].

  • Li Xue, Haitao Cui, Benjamin Buer, Vinod Vijayakumar, Pierre-Marc Delaux, Stefanie Junkermann, and Marcel Bucher: Network of GRAS Transcription Factors Involved in the Control of Arbuscule Development in Lotus japonicus. In: Plant Physiology. 167(3), 2015, p. 854 - 871.

Dib, Prof. Dr. Julian Rafael

Universidad Nacional de Tucuman, Argentina
Field of research: Microbe genetics
Host: Prof. Dr. Friedhelm Meinhardt Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
  • Julian Rafael Dib, Angel Angelov, Wolfgang Liebl, Johannes Döbber, Sonja Voget, Jörg Schuldes, Maria Eugenia Farías, Friedhelm Meinhardt, Rolf Daniel: Complete sequence of the linear plasmid pJD12 hosted by Micrococcus sp. D12 isolated from a high-altitude volcanic lake in Argentina. In: Genome Announc . 3, 2015, [linear plasmids Micrococcus extreme environment].

  • Julian Rafael Dib, Martin Wagenknecht, Maria Eugenia Farias and Friedhelm Meinhardt: Strategies and approaches in plasmidome studies – uncovering plasmid diversity disregarding of linear elements?. In: Frontiers in Microbiology. 6, 2015, p. 463 [Plasmidome linear plasmid circular plasmid metagenomics].

Egamberdieva, Dr. Dilfuza

National University of Uzbekistan, Uzbekistan
Field of research: Microbe ecology
Host: Dr. Stephan Wirth Leibniz-Zentrum für Agrarlandschaftsforschung (ZALF) e. V.
  • Dilfuza Egamberdieva, Smriti Shrivastava, Ajit Varma: Plant Growth-Promoting Rhizobacteria (PGPR) and Medicinal Plants. Germany: Springer, 2015, 442 pp.

  • Smriti Shrivastava, Dilfuza Egamberdieva, Ajit Varma : PGPRs and Medicinal Plants- The State of Arts. In: Plant Growth-Promoting Rhizobacteria (PGPR) and Medicinal Plants. (Ed. Dilfuza Egamberdieva, Smriti Shrivastava, Ajit Varma ) Germany : Springer, 2015, p. 1 - 16.

  • Dilfuza Egamberdieva, Jaime A. Teixeira da Silva : Medicinal plant and PGPR: A new frontier for phytochemicals. In: Plant Growth-Promoting Rhizobacteria (PGPR) and Medicinal Plants. (Ed. Dilfuza Egamberdieva, Smriti Shrivastava, Ajit Varma ) Germany: Springer, 2015, p. 287 - 303.

  • Dilfuza Egamberdieva, Vyacheslav Shurigin, S. Gopalakrishnan, Ram Sharma: Microbial strategy for the improvement of legume production under hostile environment. In: Legumes under Environmental Stress: Yield, Improvement and Adaptations. (Ed. Mohamed Mahgoub Azooz and Parvaiz Ahmad) USA: Whiley and Sons, 2015, p. 133 - 142.

  • Hashem A., Abd_Allah EF., Alqarawi AA., Alwhibi Mona, S., Alenazi M.M., Egamberdieva D., Ahmad P: Arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi mitigates NaCl induced adverse effects on Solanum lycopersicum L. In: Pakistan Journa of Botany. 47(1), 2015, p. 327 - 340.

  • Egamberdieva D, Jabborova D, Berg G. : Synergistic interactions between Bradyrhizobium japonicum and the endophyte Stenotrophomonas rhizophila and their effects on growth, nodulation and nutrition of soybean under salt stress. In: Plant and Soil. 2015, p. 1 - 11.

  • Egamberdieva D., Wirth S, Abd-Allah EF. : Salt tolerant Methylobacterium mesophilicum showed viable colonization abilities in the plant rhizosphere. In: Saudi Journal of Biological Sciences. 22, 2015, p. 585 - 590.

El Khoury, Dr. Youssef


Field of research: Biophysical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Jens Bredenbeck Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main
  • Youssef El Khoury, Luuk Van Wilderen, Jens Bredenbeck.: Ultrafast 2D-IR spectroelectrochemistry of flavin mononucleotide. In: The Journal of Chemical Physics. 142, 2015, p. 212416.

  • Youssef El Khoury, Luuk van Wilderen, Tim Vogt, Ernst Winter, Jens Bredenbeck.: A spectroelectrochemical cell for ultrafast two-dimensional infrared spectroscopy. In: Review of Scientific Instruments. 86, 2015, p. 83102.

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
  • Markovich O., Kumar S., Cohen D., Addadi S., Fridman E., Elbaum R.: Silicification in leaves of sorghum mutant with low silicon accumulation. In: Silicon, doi:10.1007/s12633-015-9348-x. 2015, [silica, Sorghum bicolor, silicon transporter].

Falomir Lockhart, Dr. Lisandro J.

Universidad Nacional de La Plata, Argentina
Field of research: Biochemistry
Host: Dr. Thomas M. Jovin Max-Planck-Institut für biophysikalische Chemie (Karl-Friedrich-Bonhoeffer-Institut)
  • Luis MA Oliveira, Lisandro J Falomir-Lockhart, Michelle G Botelho, Kun-Han Lin, Pauline Wales, Jan C Koch, Ellen Gerhardt, Holger Taschenberger, Tiago F. Outeiro, Paul Lingor, Birgitt Schüle, Donna J. Arndt-Jovin, Thomas M. Jovin: Elevated α-synuclein caused by SNCA gene triplication impairs neuronal differentiation and maturation in Parkinson's patient-derived induced pluripotent stem cells. In: Cell Death & DIsease. 6, 2015, p. e1994 [Parkinson´s Disease Reprogrammed patients-derived iPSCs alpha-Synuclein Gene triplication Neuronal Differentiation Autophagocytosis].

  • Marcel Kunadt, Katrin Eckermann, Anne Stuendl, Jing Gong, Belisa Russo, Katrin Strauss, Surya Rai, Sebastian Kügler, Lisandro J. Falomir Lockhart, Martin Schwalbe, Petranka Krumova, Luis M.A. Oliveira, Mathias Bähr, Wiebke Möbius, Johannes Levin, Armin Giese, Niels Kruse, Brit Mollenhauer, Ruth Geiss-Friedlander, Albert C. Ludolph, Axel Freischmidt, Marisa S. Feiler, Karin M. Danzer, Markus Zweckstetter, Thomas M. Jovin, Mikael Simons, Jochen H. Weishaupt, Anja Schneider: Extracellular vesicle sorting of α-Synuclein is regulated by sumoylation. In: Acta Neuropathologica. 129, 2015, p. 695 - 713 [Parkinson´s Disease Exosomes α-Synuclein SUMOylation Spreading].

Fandohan, Dr. Adande Belarmain

Universite d'Abomey-Calavi, Benin
Field of research: Plant ecology
Host: Prof. Dr. Carsten F. Dormann Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
  • Adande Belarmain Fandohan, Ayub M.O. Oduor, A. Idelphonse Sodé, Liang Wu, Aida Cuni-Sanchez, Emeline Assédé, Gerard N. Gouwakinnou: Modeling vulnerability of protected areas to invasion by Chromolaena odorata under current and future climates. In: Ecosystem Health and Sustainability. 1(6):20., 2015, p. 1 - 12 [Chromolaena odorata; Climate change; HadGEM2-ES; Maximum Entropy; MIROC 5; Invasion risk assessment; Siam weed; Representative Concentration Pathways; West Africa ].

  • Rodrigue Castro Gbedomon, Adandé Belarmain Fandohan, Valère Kolawolé Salako, Alix Franck Rodrigue Idohou, Romain Glèlè Kakaї and Achille Ephrem Assogbadjo: Factors affecting home gardens ownership, diversity and structure: a case study from Benin. In: Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine. 11:56, 2015, p. DOI 10.1186/s13002-015-0041-3 [Ethnobiology, Home gardens, Ownership, Plant diversity, Socio-economic, Conservation, West Africa].

  • Alain S. Yaoitcha, Thierry D. Houehanoua, Adandé Belarmain Fandohan, Marcel R.B. Houinato: Prioritization of useful medicinal tree species for conservation in Wari-Maro Forest Reserve in Benin: A multivariate analysis approach. In: Forest Policy and Economics. 61, 2015, p. 135 - 146 [Medicinal plant; Priority conservation; Local perceptions; Multivariate analysis; Benin].

Filipovska, Prof. Dr. Aleksandra

University of Western Australia, Australia
Field of research: Cell biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Nils-Göran Larsson Max-Planck-Institut für Biologie des Alterns
  • Marie Lagouge1¤, Arnaud Mourier1, Hyun Ju Lee1, Henrik Spåhr1, Timothy Wai2, Christian Kukat3, Eduardo Silva Ramos1, Elisa Motori1, Jakob D. Busch1, Stefan Siira4, German Mouse Clinic Consortium5¶, Elisabeth Kremmer6, Aleksandra Filipovska4*, Nils- Göran Larsson1,7*: SLIRP Regulates the Rate of Mitochondrial Protein Synthesis and Protects LRPPRC from Degradation. In: PLOS Genetics. 11, 2015, p. 1 - 19 [mitochondria gene expression].

Fu, Dr. Chengzhang

Chinese Academy of Sciences, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Biosynthesis
Host: Prof. Dr. Rolf Müller Universität des Saarlandes
  • Chengzhang Fu, Lena Keller, Armin Bauer, Mark Brönstrup, Alexandre Froidbise, Peter Hammann, Jennifer Herrmann, Guillaume Mondesert, Michael Kurz, Matthias Schiell, Dietmar Schummer, Luigi Toti, Joachim Wink, and Rolf Müller: Biosynthetic Studies of Telomycin Reveal New Lipopeptides with Enhanced Activity. In: Journal of the American Chemical Society . 137, 2015, p. 7692 - 7705 [Biosynthesis, antibiotic, semisynthesis, precursor, recombinant protein, HPLC-MS].

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
  • Hattem M El Shabrawi, Mohsen Asker, Usama I Aly, Hassan Ghareeb, Ahmed MM Gabr, Moemen S Hanafy, Chun Ming Liu: In vitro Functional Analysis of Synthetic Cupep‐1 and Cupep‐2 Peptides from Phloem Sap of Chinese Long Cucumber. In: Plant Tissue Culture and Biotechnology. 25, 2015, p. 71 - 85 [Phloem sap; Synthetic peptide; Antimicrobial peptide; Developmental peptide; In vitro bioassay].

Jaric, Dr. Ivan

The Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Czech Republic
Field of research: Animal ecology and behavioural ecology
Host: Dr. Jörn Gessner Leibniz-Institut für Gewässerökologie und Binnenfischerei (IGB)
  • Ivan Jaric: Complexity and insidiousness of cryptic function loss mechanisms. In: Trends in Ecology and Evolution. 30, 2015, p. 371 - 372 [cryptic function loss; functional extinction; extinction cascade; secondary extinction; ecological interactions; ecosystem service; temporal asynchrony].

  • Ivan Jaric, Jörn Gessner, Mirjana Lenhardt: A life-table metamodel to support the management of data deficient species, exemplified in sturgeons and shads. In: Environmental Biology of Fishes. 98, 2015, p. 2337 - 2352 [Acipenser; Alosa; Fishery; MSY; Eggs-per-recruit].

Jong-Bruinink, Dr. Djurre Hendrik


Field of research: Biophysical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Andreas Heuer Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
  • Marcus Böckmann, Thomas Schemme, Djurre H. de Jong, Cornelia Denz, Andreas Heuer, Nikos L. Doltsinis: Structure of P3HT crystals, thin films, and solutions by UV/Vis spectral analysis . In: Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics . 17, 2015, p. 28616 - 28625.

Kaasalainen, Dr. Ulla Susanna

University of Helsinki, Finland
Field of research: Botany
Host: Dr. Alexander Schmidt Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • Christoph Hartl, Alexander R. Schmidt, Jochen Heinrichs, Leyla J. Seyfullah, Nadine Schäfer, Carsten Gröhn, Jouko Rikkinen, Ulla Kaasalainen: Lichen preservation in amber: morphology, ultrastructure, chemofossils, and taphonomic alteration. In: Fossil Record. 18, 2015, p. 127 - 135 [Baltic amber, fossil photobionts, fossil fungi, scanning electron microscopy, energy dispersive x-ray spectroscopy, Raman spectroscopy].

  • Ulla Kaasalainen, Jochen Heinrichs, Michael Krings, Leena Myllys, Heinrich Grabenhorst, Jouko Rikkinen, Alexander R. Schmidt: Alectorioid Morphologies in Paleogene Lichens: New Evidence and Re-Evaluation of the Fossil Alectoria succini Mägdefrau. In: PLoS ONE. 10, 2015, p. e0129526 [Alectorioid lichens, Parmeliaceae, Oropogon, Eocene, fossil lichen, minimum age constraint, Baltic amber].

  • Ulla Kaasalainen, Sanna Olsson, Jouko Rikkinen: Evolution of the tRNALeu (UAA) Intron and Congruence of Genetic Markers in Lichen-Symbiotic Nostoc. In: PLoS ONE. 10, 2015, p. e0131223 [lichen-symbiotic Nostoc, trnL, 16S rDNA, Saguaro, P6b region].

Khorozyan, Dr. Igor

American University of Armenia, Armenia
Field of research: Zoology
Host: Dr. Matthias Waltert Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • Khorozyan I., Soofi M., Hamidi A.K., Ghoddousi A. and Waltert M. : Dissatisfaction with veterinary services is associated with leopard (Panthera pardus) predation on domestic animals. In: PLoS One . 10, 2015, p. e0129221 [human-carnivore conflict, conservation, Iran].

  • Khorozyan I., Soofi M., Ghoddousi A., Hamidi A.K. and Waltert M.: The relationship between climate, diseases of domestic animals and human-carnivore conflicts. In: Basic and Applied Ecology, doi:10.1016/j.baae.2015.07.001 . 2015, [climate change, human-carnivore conflict, Iran].

  • Khorozyan I., Ghoddousi A., Soofi M. and Waltert M.: Big cats kill more livestock when wild prey reaches a minimum threshold. In: Biological Conservation. 192, 2015, p. 268 - 275 [prey, livestock, human-carnivore conflict, meta-analysis].

  • Ghoddousi А., Hamidi А.К., Soofi M., Khorozyan I., Kiabi B.H. and Waltert M. : Effects of ranger stations on predator and prey distribution and abundance in an Iranian steppe landscape. In: Animal Conservation, doi:10.1111/acv.12240. 2015, [poaching, conservation, Iran].

Kolar, Dr. Michal

Max-Planck-Institut für biophysikalische Chemie (Karl-Friedrich-Bonhoeffer-Institut), Germany
Field of research: Biophysical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Paolo Carloni Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH
  • Michal H. Kolář, Palanisamy Deepa, Haresh Ajani, Adam Pecina, Pavel Hobza: Characteristics of a σ-Hole and the Nature of a Halogen Bond. In: Halogen Bonding II. (Ed. Pierangelo Mentragolo, Giuseppe Resnati) Springer International Publishing, 2015, p. 1 - 25 [nocovalent interactions, halogen bonding, SAPT decomposition, quantum chemistry, density functional theory, crystal design].

  • Jindrich Fanfrlik, Francesc X. Ruiz, Aneta Kadlčíková, Jan Řezáč, Alexandra Cousido-Siah, André Mitschler, Susanta Haldar, Martin Lepsik, Michal H. Kolář, Pavel Majer, Alberto D. Podjarny, Pavel Hobza: The Effect of Halogen-to-Hydrogen Bond Substitution on Human Aldose Reductase Inhibition. In: ACS Chemical Biology. 10, 2015, p. 1637 - 1642 [noncovalent interactions, hydrogen bonding, halogen bonding, medicinal chemistry, drug design, crystallography].

  • Robert Sedlak, Michal H. Kolář, Pavel Hobza: Polar Flattening and the Strength of Halogen Bonding. In: The Journal of Chemical Theory and Computation. 11, 2015, p. 4727 - 4732 [noncovalent interactions, halogen bonding, quantum chemistry, coupled clusters, SAPT decomposition].

Krueger, Dr. Dilja

Max-Planck-Institut für experimentelle Medizin, Germany
Field of research: Neurobiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Nils Brose Max-Planck-Institut für experimentelle Medizin
  • Matthieu Hammer, Dilja Krueger-Burg, Liam Tuffy, Benjamin Cooper, Holger Taschenberger, Sarit Goswami, Hannelore Ehrenreich, Peter Jonas, Frederique Varoqueaux , Jeong-Seop Rhee, Nils Brose.: Perturbed Hippocampal Synaptic Inhibition and γ-Oscillations in a Neuroligin-4 Knockout Mouse Model of Autism. In: Cell Reports. 13, 2015, p. 516 - 523 [Neuroligin, autism, inhibitory synapse, hippocampus].

Langhans, Dr. Simone

Leibniz-Institut für Gewässerökologie und Binnenfischerei (IGB), Germany
Field of research: Limnology
Host: Dr. Christian Wolter Leibniz-Institut für Gewässerökologie und Binnenfischerei (IGB)
  • Peter, Reichert, Simone D. Langhans, Judit Lienert, Nele Schuwirth: The conceptual foundation of environmental decision support. In: Journal of Environmental Management. 154, 2015, p. 316 - 332 [Multi-criteria decision analysis, Environmental management, Social decision support, Stakeholder involvement, Intersubjective probabilities, Multi-attribute value theory, Multi-attribute utility theory, Uncertainty, River management].

Machado-Schiaffino, Prof. Dr. Gonzalo

Universität Konstanz, Spain
Field of research: Population genetics
Host: Prof. Dr. Axel Meyer Universität Konstanz
  • G. Machado-Schiaffino, A.F. Kautt, H. Kusche & A. Meyer: Parallel evolution in Ugandan crater lakes: repeated evolution of limnetic body shapes in haplochromine cichlid fish. In: BMC Evolutionary Biology. 15:9, 2015, p. 1 - 13.

  • G.D. Kavembe, P. Franchini, I. Irisarri, G. Machado-Schiaffino & Axel Meyer: Genomics of adaptation to multiple concurrent stresses: insights from comparative transcriptomics of a cichlid fish from one of Earth’s most extreme environments, the hypersaline Soda Lake Magadi in Kenya, East Africa. In: Journal of Molecular Evolution. 81, 2015, p. 90 - 109.

  • L. Baumgarten, G. Machado-Schiaffino, F. Henning & A. Meyer: What big lips are good for: on the adaptive function of repeatedly evolved hypertrophied lips of cichlid fishes. In: Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. 115, 2015, p. 448 - 455.

Majdi, Dr. Nabil

Universite Paul Sabatier (Toulouse III), Germany
Field of research: Animal ecology and behavioural ecology
Host: Prof. Dr. Walter Traunspurger Universität Bielefeld
  • Yang Liu, Nabil Majdi, Michèle Tackx, Alain Dauta, Magali Gérino, Frédéric Julien, Evelyne Buffan-Dubau: Short-term effects of nutrient enrichment on river biofilm: NO3- uptake rate and response of meiofauna. In: Hydrobiologia. 744, 2015, p. 165 - 175 [Aquatic ecology, Nitrate retention, Self-purifying capacity, Biofilm, Meiofauna, River].

  • Nabil Majdi, Anatole Boiché, Walter Traunspurger, Antoine Lecerf: Community patterns and ecosystem processes in forested headwater streams along a gradient of riparian canopy openness. In: Fundamental and Applied Limnology. 187, 2015, p. 63 - 78 [Decomposition, Riparian zones, Invertebrate community, Meiofauna, Fungi, Algae, Nematodes].

  • Nabil Majdi, Walter Traunspurger: Free-living nematodes in the freshwater food web: A review. In: Journal of Nematology. 47, 2015, p. 28 - 44 [Algae, Bacteria, Ecology, Fish, Food web, Freshwater, Fungi, Interaction, Macrofauna, Meiofauna, Method, Organic matter, Predation, Protozoa, Selectivity].

  • Nabil Majdi, Walter Traunspurger, John S. Richardson, Antoine Lecerf: Small stonefly predators affect microbenthic and meiobenthic communities in stream leaf packs. In: Freshwater Biology. 60, 2015, p. 1930 - 1943 [Community structure, Ecological engineering, Interference, Decomposition, Predator-prey interactions].

  • Patricia Gilarte, Nabil Majdi, Bianca Kreuzinger-Janik, Walter Traunspurger: Life-history traits of the model organism pristionchus pacificus recorded using the hanging drop method: Comparison with caenorhabditis elegans. In: PLoS One. 10, 2015, p. e0134105 [Nematode, Entomopathogenic, Life-cycle, Life history traits, Reproduction, Method, Culture].

  • Bianca Kreuzinger-Janik, Fabian Schröder, Nabil Majdi, Walter Traunspurger: Depth-related effects on a meiofaunal community dwelling in the periphyton of a mesotrophic lake. In: PLoS One. 10, 2015, p. e0137793 [Colonization, Water level, Lake, Biofilm, Meiofauna, Algae, Nematode].

  • Walter Traunspurger, Ilka Threis, Nabil Majdi: Vertical and temporal distribution of free-living nematodes dwelling in two sandy-bed streams fed by helocrene springs. In: Nematology. 17, 2015, p. 923 - 940 [Community structure, Sex structure, Population dynamics, Feeding types, Age structure, Prodesmodora arctica, Spring ecosystem, Nematode, Stream].

Mayack, Dr. Christopher

Colorado State University, United States of America
Field of research: Parasitology
Host: Prof. Dr. Robert John Paxton Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg
  • Dr. Christopher Mayack Ms. Myrsini E. Natsopoulou Dr. Dino P. McMahon: Nosema ceranae alters a highly conserved hormonal stress pathway in honeybees. In: Insect Molecular Biology. 24, 2015, p. 662 - 670 [octopamine adipokinetic hormone (AKH) Apis mellifera energetic stress starvation hunger division-of-labor bee apis-mellifera foraging behavior microsporidia octopamine infection hymenoptera expression pathogen flight Biochemistry & Molecu].

  • Dr. Christopher Mayack Dr. Dhruba Naug: Starving honeybees lose self-control. In: Biology Letters. 11, 2015, p. 20140820 - 20140820 [energetic state; honeybee; impulsivity; self-control; starvation].

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
  • Isabella Monne, Clement Meseko, Tony Joannis, Ismaila Shittu, Mohammed Ahmed, Lucas Tassoni, Alice Fusaro, Giovanni Cattoli.: Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza A (H5N1) Virus in Poultry, Nigeria, 2015. In: Emerging Infectious Disease. 21(7), 2015, p. 1275 - 1277 [Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza, Nigeria, Poultry, Virus].

Montagna, Dr. Georgina

Universidad Nacional de San Martin - UNSAM, Argentina
Field of research: Parasitology
Host: Prof. Dr. Kai Matuschewski Max-Planck-Institut für Infektionsbiologie
  • Dr. Georgina Montagna, Aindrila Biswas, Dr. Kai Hildner, Dr. Kai Matuschewski, Dr. Ildiko Dunay : Batf3 deficiency proves the pivotal role of CD8α+ dendritic cells in protection induced by vaccination with attenuated Plasmodium sporozoites. In: Parasite Immunol. 2015, [irradiated sporozoites, malaria vaccination, dendritic cells ].

Nguyen, Dr. Truong Quang

Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology, Vietnam
Field of research: Animal systematology and evolution
Host: Dr. Thomas Ziegler Zoologischer Garten Köln
  • Teynié, A., David, P., Lottier, A., Le, M. D. & Nguyen, T. Q.: A new genus and species of xenodermatid snake (Squamata: Colubroidea: Xenodermatidae) from northern Lao People’s Democratic Republic. In: Zootaxa. 3926, 2015, p. 523 - 540 [Systematics, phylogeny].

  • Le, D. T., Nguyen, T. T., Nishikawa, K., Nguyen, S. L. H., Pham, A. V., Matsui, M., Bernardes, M. & Nguyen, T. Q.: A new species of Tylototriton Anderson, 1871 (Amphibia: Salamandridae) from northern Indochina. In: Current Herpetology. 34, 2015, p. 38 - 50 [Systematics, phylogeny].

  • Le, D. T., Pham, A. V., Nguyen, S. L. H., Ziegler, T. & Nguyen, T. Q.: First records of Megophrys daweimontis Rao and Yang, 1997 and Amolops vitreus (Bain, Stuart and Orlov, 2006) (Anura: Megophryidae, Ranidae) from Vietnam. In: Asian Herpetological Research. 6(1), 2015, p. 66 - 72 [Systematics].

  • Luu, V. Q., Nguyen, T. Q., Lehmann, T., Bonkowski, M. & Ziegler, T.: New records of the Horned Pitviper, Protobothrops cornutus (Smith, 1930) (Sepentes: Viperidae), from Vietnam with comments on morphological variation. In: Herpetology Notes. 8, 2015, p. 149 - 152 [Systematics].

  • David, P., Pauwels, O. S. G., Chan-ard, T., Nguyen, T. Q. & Vogel, G. : On the status of Parahelicops boonsongi Taylor & Elbel, 1958, with the erection of a new genus (Squamata: Natricidae). In: Zootaxa. 3948, 2015, p. 203 - 217 [Systematics].

  • Geissler, P., Poyarkov, N. A., Grismer, L. L., Nguyen, T. Q., An, T. H., Neang, T., Kupfer, A., Ziegler, T., Müller, H. & Böhme, W. : New Ichthyophis species from Indochina (Gymnophiona, Ichthyophiidae): 1. The unstriped forms with descriptions of three new species and a redescription of I. laosensis Taylor, 1969. In: Organisms Diversity and Evolution. 15, 2015, p. 143 - 174 [Systematics, Phylogeny].

  • Rowley, J.J.L., Tran, D. T. A., Frankham, G. J., Dekker, A. H., Le, D. T. T., Nguyen, T. Q., Dau, V. Q. & Hoang, H. D.: Undiagnosed cryptic diversity in small, microendemic frogs (Leptolalax) from the Central Highlands of Vietnam. In: PLoS ONE. 10(5), 2015, p. 1 - 21 [Phylogeny, Niche Modelling].

  • Le, D. T., Pham, A. V., Pham, C. T., Nguyen, S. L. H., Ziegler, T. & Nguyen, T. Q.: Review of the genus Sinonatrix in Vietnam with a new country record of Sinonatrix yunnanensis Rao et Yang, 1998. In: Russian Journal of Herpetology. 22, 2015, p. 84 - 88 [Systematics].

  • Nguyen, T. Q., Le, M. D., Pham, A. V., Ngo, H. N., Hoang, C. V. Cuong The Pham, C. T. & Ziegler, T.: Two new species of Cyrtodactylus (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from the karst forest of Hoa Binh Province, Vietnam. In: Zootaxa. 3985, 2015, p. 375 - 390 [Systematics, Phylogeny].

  • Luu, V. Q., Calame, T., Nguyen, T. Q., Le, M. D. & Ziegler, T. : Morphological and molecular review of the Gekko diversity of Laos with descriptions of three new species. In: Zootaxa. 3986, 2015, p. 279 - 306 [Systematics, phylogeny].

  • Ngo Dac Chung & Truong Quang Nguyen: A manual for biodiversity investigation and monitoring (in Vietnamese). Hue City, Vietnam: Hue University Press, 2015, 198 pp. [Biodiversity Monitoring].

  • Luu, V. Q., Calame, T., Nguyen, T. Q., Bonkowski, M. & Ziegler, T. : A new species of Cyrtodactylus (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from the limestone forest of Khammouane Province, central Laos. In: Zootaxa. 4058, 2015, p. 388 - 402 [Systematics, phylogeny].

  • van Schingen, M., Pham, C. T., An, T. H., Nguyen, T. Q., Bonkowski, M. & Ziegler, T.: Microhabitat characterization and habitat use of the Crocodile Lizard Shinisaurus crocodilurus Ahl, 1930 in Vietnam. In: Herpetological Conservation and Biology. 10, 2015, p. 948 - 958 [Ecology].

  • Luu, V. Q., Nguyen, T. Q., Le, M. D., Bonkowski, M. & Ziegler, T. : A new species of karst-dwelling bent-toed gecko (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from Khammouane Province, central Laos. In: Zootaxa. 4079, 2015, p. 87 - 102 [Systematics, molecular phylogeny].

Nillegoda, Dr. Nadinath B.

Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Germany
Field of research: Biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Bernd Bukau Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
  • Nadinath B. Nillegoda, Janine Kirstein, Anna Szlachcic, Mykhaylo Berynskyy, Antonia Stank, Florian Stengel, Kristin Arnsburg, Xuechao Gao, Annika Scior, Ruedi Aebersold, D. Lys Guilbride, Rebecca C. Wade, Richard I. Morimoto, Matthias P. Mayer & Bernd Bukau: Crucial HSP70 co-chaperone complex unlocks metazoan protein disaggregation. In: Nature. 524(7564), 2015, p. 247 - 251 [protein aggregation, protein disaggregation, Hsp70, J-protein, Hsp110, metazoa, molecular chaperones].

  • Xuechao Gao, Marta Carroni, Carmen Nussbaum-Krammer, Axel Mogk, Nadinath B. Nillegoda, Anna Szlachcic, D. Lys Guilbride, Helen R. Saibil, Matthias P. Mayer, and Bernd Bukau: Human Hsp70 Disaggregase Reverses Parkinson's-Linked α-Synuclein Amyloid Fibrils. In: Molecular Cell. 59(5), 2015, p. 781 - 793 [α-Synuclein, protein disaggregation, amyloid aggregates, human, Hsp70, J-protein, Hsp110, molecular chaperones].

  • Nadinath B. Nillegoda and Bernd Bukau: Metazoan Hsp70-based protein disaggregases: emergence and mechanisms. In: Frontiers in Molecular Biosciences. 2:57, 2015, p. 00057 - 00057 [Hsp70, J-protein, Hsp110, protein disaggregation, metazoan].

Niwayama, Dr. Ritsuya

EMBL Heidelberg - European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Germany
Field of research: Cell biology, cytobiology
Host: Dr. Takashi Hiiragi EMBL Heidelberg - European Molecular Biology Laboratory
  • Dr. Ritsuya Niwayama: Pulsatile cell-autonomous contractility drives compaction in the mouse embryo. In: Nature Cell Biology. 17, 2015, p. 849 - 855.

Ntini, Dr. Evgenia

Max-Planck-Institut für molekulare Genetik, Germany
Field of research: Molecular biology
Host: Dr. Ulf A. Orom Max-Planck-Institut für molekulare Genetik
  • D Vučićević, O Corradin, E Ntini, PC Scacheri, UA Ørom.: Long ncRNA expression associates with tissue-specific enhancers. In: Cell Cycle. 14, 2015, p. 253 - 260 [Enhancer; activating long non-coding RNA; enhancer prediction; long non-coding RNA; tissue-specific enhancer].

  • Musahl AS, Huang X, Rusakiewicz S, Ntini E, Marsico A, Kroemer G, Kepp O, Ørom UA.: A long non-coding RNA links calreticulin-mediated immunogenic cell removal to RB1 transcription. In: Oncogene. 34, 2015, p. 5046 - 5054 [long ncRNA; bidirectional promoter; transcription].

Okonjo, Prof. Dr. Kehinde

University of Ibadan, Nigeria
Field of research: Biophysical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Alfred Maelicke MPI für Ernährungsphysiologie
  • Kehinde O. Okonjo: Bohr effect of hemoglobins: Accounting for differences in magnitude. In: Journal of Theoretical Biology. 380, 2015, p. 436 - 443 [Bohr group position; Wyman equation; R2 quaternary structure; quantitative analyses].

Owojori, Dr. Olugbenga John

Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria
Field of research: Environmental protection, environmental toxicology
Host: Dr. Jörg Römbke ECT Oekotoxikologie GmbH
  • Olugbenga John Owojori, Steven Douglas Siciliano: Potentiation of zinc toxicity by soil moisture in a boreal forest ecosystem. In: Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, . 34, 2015, p. 600 - 607 [Oppia nitens, boreal forest, ecotoxicology].

  • Olugbenga John Owojori, Steven Douglas Siciliano: The use of soil mites in ecotoxicology: a review. In: Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry,. 34, 2015, p. 600 - 607 [Oppia nitens, ecotoxicology, metals, accumulation].

Plavcova, Dr. Lenka

University of Alberta, Canada
Field of research: Plant anatomy and plant morphology
Host: Prof. Dr. Steven Jansen Universität Ulm
  • Lenka Plavcova, Steven Jansen: The Role of Xylem Parenchyma in the Storage and Utilization of Nonstructural Carbohydrates. In: Functional and Ecological Xylem Anatomy. (Ed. Uwe G Hacke) Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer, 2015, p. 209 - 234 [wood structure, xylem, ray and axial parenchyma, non-structural carbohydrates].

Ponte-Sucre, Prof. Dr. Alicia

Universidad Central de Venezuela, Venezuela
Field of research: Parasitology
Host: Mr August Stich Missionsärztliche Klinik Würzburg
  • Alicia Ponte-Sucre, Heike Bruhn, Tanja Schirmeister, Alexander Cecil, Christian R. Albert, Christian Buechold, Maximilian Tischer, Susanne Schlesinger, Tim Goebel, Antje Fuß, Daniela Mathein, Benjamin Merget, Christoph A. Sotriffer, August Stich, Georg Krohne, Markus Engstler, Gerhard Bringmann, Ulrike Holzgrabe: Anti-trypanosomal activities and structural chemical properties of selected compound classes. In: Parasitology Research . 114, 2015, p. 501 - 512 [Compound design, Drug potency, Drug targets, Electron microscopy, Ligand efficiency, Trypanosoma brucei].

  • Alexander Cecil, Knut Ohlsen, Thomas Menzel, Patrice Francois,Jacques Schrenzel, Adrien Fischer, Kirsten Dörries, Martina Selle, Michael Lalk,Julia Hantzschmann, Marcus Dittrich, Chunguang Liang, Jörg Bernhardt,Tobias A. Ölschläger, Gerhard Bringmann, Heike Bruhn, Matthias Unger,Alicia Ponte-Sucre, Leane Lehmann, Thomas Dandekar: Modelling antibiotic and cytotoxic isoquinoline effects in Staphylococci and human cells. In: International Journal of Medical Microbiology . 305, 2015, p. 96 - 109 [Metabolism, Infection, Extreme pathway analysis, Gene expression, Voronoi tessalation, Principal component analysis, Metabolites].

  • Prof. Dr. Alicia Ponte-Sucre: Propiedades quimicas estructurales de compuestos que actuan contra el Trypanosoma brucei. In: Vitae - Academia Biomedical digital de UCV. 62, 2015.

  • Prof. Dr. Alicia Ponte-Sucre, E. Diaz, A.K. Zacarias, S. Perez, O. Vanegas, L. Köhidai, M. Padron-Nieves: Effect of aliphatic, monocarboxylic, dicarboxylic, heterocyclic and sulphur-containing amino acids on Leishmania spp. Chemotaxis. In: Parasitology. 2015, p. 1 - 10.

Ragsdale, Dr. Erik James

Indiana University, United States of America
Field of research: Evolution
Host: Prof. Dr. Ralf J. Sommer Max-Planck-Institut für Entwicklungsbiologie
  • Erik J. Ragsdale, Natsumi Kanzaki, Matthias Herrmann: Taxonomy and natural history: the genus Pristionchus. In: Pristionchus pacificus: a nematode model for comparative and evolutionary biology. (Ed. Ralf J. Sommer) Leiden: Brill, 2015, p. 77 - 120 [Pristionchus, taxonomy, systematics, natural history].

  • Erik J. Ragsdale: Mouth dimorphism and the evolution of novelty and diversity. In: Pristionchus pacificus: a nematode model for comparative and evolutionary biology. (Ed. Ralf J. Sommer) Leiden: Brill, 2015, p. 301 - 329 [developmental plasticity, evolution, nematodes].

  • Vladislav Susoy, Erik J. Ragsdale, Natsumi Kanzaki, Ralf J. Sommer: Rapid diversification associated with a macroevolutionary pulse of developmental plasticity. In: eLife. 4, 2015, p. e05463 [developmental plasticity, evolution, nematodes, phylogeny, polyphenism].

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
  • Rajesh Ramaswamy, George Bourantas, Frank Jülicher and Ivo F. Sbalzarini: A hybrid particle-mesh method for incompressible active polar viscous gels. In: Journal of Computational Physics. 291, 2015, p. 334.

  • Rajesh Ramaswamy and Ivo F. Sbalzarini: Particle methods. Graduate course lecture notes in computer science at the Technical University of Dresden, Germany: Online Book, 2015.

  • Rajesh Ramaswamy and Ivo F. Sbalzarini: Reaction network simulation. Graduate course lecture notes in computer science at the Technical University of Dresden, Germany: Online Book, 2015.

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, Paterson D, Bonet J, Otte A, Oliva B, Fodor E and Gabriel G : Targeting Importin-α7 as a Therapeutic Approach against Pandemic Influenza Viruses. In: Journal of Virology. doi: 10.1128/JVI.00583-15. 2015.

  • Boergeling Y, Rozhdestvensky T, Schmolke M, Resa-Infante P, Robeck T, Randau G, Wolff T, Gabriel G, Brosius J and Ludwig S : Evidence for a Novel Mechanism of Influenza Virus-Induced Type I Interferon Expression by a Defective RNA-Encoded Protein. In: PLoS Pathogens. 10.1371/journal.ppat.1004924.. 2015.

Ruiz, Dr. Jimena Alicia

Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Cientificas y Tecnicas, CONICET, Argentina
Field of research: Bacteriology, single celled or unicellular organisms
Host: Prof. Dr. Kirsten Jung Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)
  • Jimena Alicia Ruiz Evangelina Bernar Kirsten Jung: Production of Siderophores Increases Resistance to Fusaric Acid in Pseudomonas protegens Pf-5. In: PLoS ONE. 10, 2015, p. e0117040 - doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0117040 [fusaric acid Pseudomonas Plant Growth Promoting rhizobacteria ].

Sheikh, Dr. Bilal

Royal Melbourne Hospital, Germany
Field of research: Genetics
Host: Dr. Asifa Akhtar Max-Planck-Institut für Immunbiologie und Epigenetik
  • Bilal N. Sheikh, Wibke Bechtel-Walz, Jacopo Lucci, Oleksandra Karpiuk, Iris Hild, Björn Hartleben, Julia Vornweg, Martin Helmstädter, Abdullah H. Sahyoun, Vivek Bhardwaj, Thomas Stehle, Sarah Diehl, Oliver Kretz, Anne K. Voss, Tim Thomas, Thomas Manke, Tobias B. Huber and Asifa Akhtar: MOF maintains transcriptional programs regulating cellular stress response. In: Oncogene. 2015, [chromatin, epigenetics, histone acetylation, HAT, podocyte, Adriamycin].

Singh, Dr. Priyanka

Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur (IITJ), India
Field of research: Cell biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Andrea Musacchio Max-Planck-Institut für molekulare Physiologie
  • Biyanee A., Singh P. and Klempnauer KH.: Pdcd4-an inhibitor of translation initiation and elongation. In: Oncoscience. 2, 2015, p. 731 - 732.

  • Chen J.V., Kao L-R., Jana C.S., Sivan-Loukianova E., Cabrera A. O., Singh P., Cabernard C., Eberl D. F., Bettencourt-Dias M., and Megraw L. T.: Rootletin organizes the ciliary rootlet to achieve sensory neuron function in Drosophila. In: The Journal of Cell Biology. 211, 2015, p. 435 - 453.

Stoynov, Dr. Stoyno

Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria
Field of research: Molecular biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Adrian Francis Stewart Technische Universität Dresden
  • Avinash Patel, Hyun O Lee, Louise Jawerth, Shovamayee Maharana, Marcus Jahnel, Marco Y Hein, Stoyno Stoynov, Julia Mahamid, Shambaditya Saha, Titus M Franzmann, Andrej Pozniakovski, Ina Poser, Nicola Maghelli, Loic A Royer, Martin Weigert, Eugene W Myers, Stephan Grill, David Drechsel, Anthony A Hyman, Simon Alberti: A liquid-to-solid phase transition of the ALS protein FUS accelerated by disease mutation. In: CELL. 162, 2015, p. 1066 - 1077 [FUS, prion-like protein, Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, liquid-to-solid phase transition ].

Tobias, Dr. Nicholas Jay

University of Melbourne, Australia
Field of research: Applied biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Helge Bode Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main
  • Olivia Schimming, Dr. Victoria L. Challinor, Dr. Nicholas J. Tobias, Dr. Hélène Adihou, Peter Grün, Laura Pöschel, Dr. Christian Richter, Prof. Dr. Harald Schwalbe and Prof. Dr. Helge B. Bode: You have full text access to this content Structure, Biosynthesis, and Occurrence of Bacterial Pyrrolizidine Alkaloids. In: Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 2015, [secondary metabolism, structure elucidation, chemistry, biology].

  • Nicholas J. Tobias, Bagdevi Mishra, Deepak K. Gupta, Long Phan Ke, Marco Thines and Helge B. Bode: Draft genome sequence of Ochrobactrum anthropi strain ML7 isolated from soil samples in the Vinhphuc province, Vietnam. In: Genome Announcements. 3, 2015, p. 215 - 218 [biology, genomics, microbiology].

  • Marnix H Medema, Renzo Kottmann, Pelin Yilmaz, Matthew Cummings, John B Biggins, Kai Blin, Irene de Bruijn, Yit Heng Chooi, Jan Claesen, R Cameron Coates, Pablo Cruz-Morales, Srikanth Duddela, Stephanie Düsterhus, Daniel J Edwards, David P Fewer, Neha Garg, Christoph Geiger, Juan Pablo Gomez-Escribano, Anja Greule, Michalis Hadjithomas, Anthony S Haines, Eric J N Helfrich, Matthew L Hillwig, Keishi Ishida, Adam C Jones, Carla S Jones, Katrin Jungmann, Carsten Kegler, Hyun Uk Kim, Peter Kötter et al.: Minimum Information about a Biosynthetic Gene cluster. In: Nature Chemical Biology. 11, 2015, p. 625 - 631 [secondary metabolism, chemistry, biology, biosynthesis].

  • Geraldine Mulley, Michael L. Beeton, Paul Wilkinson, Isabella Vlisidou, Nina Ockendon-Powell, Alexia Hapeshi, Nicholas J. Tobias, Friederike I. Nollmann, Helge B. Bode, Jean van den Elsen, Richard H. ffrench-Constant, Nicholas R. Waterfield: From Insect to Man: Photorhabdus Sheds Light on the Emergence of Human Pathogenicity. In: PLoS One. 10(12), 2015, p. 1 - 32 [comparative genomics, Photorhabdus, bacterial pathogen, RNAseq ].

Vazquez-Rodriguez, Dr. Enrique

Instituto Venezolano de Investigaciones Cientificas, Venezuela
Field of research: Neurophysiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Hans-Georg Schaible Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena
  • Enrique Vazquez, Maria Navarro, Ylia Salazar, Y. Gustavo Crespo, Crisol Osorio, Victor Tortorici, Horacio Vanegas, Mercedes lopez : Systemic changes following carrageenan-induced paw inflammation in rats. In: Inflammation research. 64, 2015, p. 333 - 342 [Carrageenan, Paw model, Lung inflammation, Tissue factor expression, Proinflammatory cytokines].

Vedder, Dr. Oscar


Field of research: Animal ecology and behavioural ecology
Host: Prof. Dr. Peter H. Becker Institut für Vogelforschung - Vogelwarte Helgoland
  • Sandra Bouwhuis, Oscar Vedder, Peter H. Becker: Sex-specific pathways of parental age effects on offspring lifetime reproductive success in a long-lived seabird. In: Evolution. 69, 2015, p. 1760 - 1771 [Senescence, Ageing, Transgenerational effects, Ornithology, Evolutionary ecology, Life-history evolution].

  • He Zhang, Oscar Vedder, Peter H. Becker, Sandra Bouwhuis: Contrasting between- and within-individual trait effects on mortality risk in a long-lived seabird. In: Ecology. 96, 2015, p. 71 - 79 [Life-history evolution, Ageing, Senescence, Ornithology, Evolutionary ecology].

  • He Zhang, Oscar Vedder, Peter H. Becker, Sandra Bouwhuis: Age-dependent trait variation: the relative contribution of within-individual change, selective appearance and disappearance in a long-lived seabird. In: Journal of Animal Ecology. 84, 2015, p. 797 - 807 [Ageing, Senescence, Life-history evolution, Ornithology, Evolutionary ecology].

Zaharieva, Dr. Ivelina Stefanova

Freie Universität Berlin, Germany
Field of research: Biophysical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Holger Dau Freie Universität Berlin
  • Guiseppe Mattioli, Ivelina Zaharieva, Holger Dau, Leonardo Guidoni: Atomistic texture of amorphous manganese oxides for electrochemical water splitting revealed by ab initio calculations combined with X-ray spectroscopy. In: J. Am. Chem. Soc. 137, 2015, p. 10254 - 10267.

  • Amandine Guiet, Caren Göbel, Katharina Klingan, Michael Lublow, Tobias Reier, Ulla Vainio, Ralph Kraehnert, Helmut Schlaad, Peter Strasser, Ivelina Zaharieva, Holger Dau, Matthias Driess, Jörg Polte and Anna Fischer: Hydrophobic nanoreactor templating – A supramolecular approach to yolk@shell materials. In: Adv. Funct. Mater.. 25, 2015, p. 6228 - 6240.

  • Ksenia Fominykh, Petko Chernev, Ivelina Zaharieva, Johannes Sicklinger, Goran Stefanic, Markus Döblinger, Alexander Müller, Aneil Pokharel, Sebastian Böcklein, Christina Scheu, Thomas Bein, Dina Fattakhova-Rohlfing: Iron-doped nickel oxide nanocrystals as highly efficient electrocatalysts for alkaline water splitting. In: ACS Nano. 9, 2015, p. 5180 - 5188.

  • Prashanth W. Menezes, Arindam Indra, Diego González-Flores, Nastaran Ranjbar Sahraie, Ivelina Zaharieva, Michael Schwarze, Peter Strasser, Holger Dau, Matthias Driess: High-performance oxygen redox catalysis with multifunctional cobalt oxide nanochains: morphology dependent activity. In: ASC Catal.. 5, 2015, p. 2017 - 2027.

  • Marcel Risch, Franziska Ringleb, Mike Kohlhoff, Peter Bogdanoff, Petko Chernev, Ivelina Zaharieva, Holger Dau: Water oxidation by amorphous cobalt-based oxides: in-situ tracking of redox transitions and mode of catalysis. In: Energy Environ. Sci.. 8, 2015, p. 661 - 674.

  • Diego González-Flores, Irene Sánchez, Dr. Ivelina Zaharieva, Katharina Klingan, Jonathan Heidkamp, Dr. Petko Chernev, Dr. Prashanth W. Menezes, Prof. Dr. Matthias Driess, Prof. Dr. Holger Dau, Dr. Mavis L. Montero: Heterogeneous water-oxidation: surface activity versus amorphisation activation in cobalt phosphate catalysts. In: Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 54, 2015, p. 2472 - 2476.

Zhu, Prof. Dr. Guibing

Chinese Academy of Sciences, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Microbe ecology
Host: Prof. Dr. Marcel Kuypers Max-Planck-Institut für Marine Mikrobiologie
  • Zhu Guibing*, Xia Chao, Wang Shanyun, Zhou Leiliu, Liu Lu, Zhao Siyan: Occurrence, activity and contribution of anammox in some freshwater extreme environments. In: Environmental Microbiology Reports. 7(6), 2015, p. 961 - 969 [ecology; microbiology; environmental sciences].

  • Zhu Guibing*; Wang Shanyun; Zhou Leiliu; Wang Yu; Zhao Siyan; Xia Chao; Wang Wedong; Zhou Rong; Wang Chaoxu; Jetten Mike.S.M: Ubiquitous anaerobic ammonium oxidation in inland waters of China: an overlooked nitrous oxide mitigation process. In: Scientific Reports. 5, 17306, 2015, [biogeochemistry; environmental sciences].

  • Zhou Leiliu; Wang Shanyun; Zou Yuxuan; Xia Chao; Zhu Guibing*: Species, abundance and function of ammonia-oxidizing archaea in inland waters across China. In: Scientic Reports. 5, 15969, 2015, [archaeal biology; microbial ecology].

  • Wang Shanyun; Peng Yongzhen*; Ma Bin; Wang Shuying; Zhu Guibing: Anaerobic ammonium oxidation in traditional municipal wastewater treatment plants with low-strength ammonium loading: Widespread but overlooked. In: Water Research. 84, 2015, p. 66 - 75 [water resources; environmental sciences; engineering; ecology].

  • Zhu Guibing*; Zhou Leiliu; Wang Yu; Wang Shanyun; Guo Jianhua; Long Xien; Jiang Bo; Hou Qiaoyun; Jetten Mike.S.M; Yin Chengqing: Biogeographical distribution of denitrifying anaerobic methane oxidizing bacteria in Chinese wetland ecosystems. In: Environmental microbiology reports. 7(1), 2015, p. 128 - 138 [microbiology; ecology; environmental sciences].