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Bibliographia Humboldtiana

I. Publications by Humboldt Research Fellows from abroad in 2016

Biosciences, life sciences

Abreu Neto, Dr. Joao Braga de

Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), Brazil
Field of research: Pure research in plant biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Michael Frei Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
  • Dr. Joao Braga de Abreu Neto Dr. Michael Frei: Microarray Meta-Analysis Focused on the Response of Genes Involved in Redox Homeostasis to Diverse Abiotic Stresses in Rice. In: Frontiers in Plant Science. 06, 2016, [microarray, meta-analysis, abiotic stress, rice, redox].

Agha, Dr. Ramsy

Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Germany
Field of research: Evolution
Host: Dr. Justyna Wolinska Leibniz-Institut für Gewässerökologie und Binnenfischerei (IGB)
  • Ramsy Agha, María del Mar Labrador, Asunción de los Ríos, Antonio Quesada: Selectivity and detrimental effects of epiphytic Pseudanabaena on Microcystis colonies. In: Hydrobiologia. 777, 2016, p. 139 - 148 [Phycosphere, Epiphytic interaction, Microcystis, Pseudanabaena ].

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 & S Liede-Schumann: A Taxonomic Revision of Philippine Mussaenda (Rubiaceae, Mussaendeae). In: Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden . 101(3), 2016, p. 457 - 524 [IUCN Red List, Ixoroideae, Mussaenda, Mussaendeae, Philippines, Rubiaceae, subsequent lectotypification].

  • GJD Alejandro & U Meve: Rubovietnamina coronula sp. nov. (Rubiaceae: Gardenieae) from the Philippines. In: Nordic Journal of Botany . 34, 2016, p. 385 - 389 [Rubovietnamia, Rubiaceae, Gardenieae, Philippines].

  • GJD Alejandro & U Meve: Recollection of former Randia species, recognition of of a rheophytic species of the Philippine endemic Villaria (Octotropideae, Rubiaceae). In: Phytotaxa . 253(2), 2016, p. 171 - 175 [Octotropideae, Philippine endemic, Randia, Rheophyte, Villaria].

  • AH Arriola, LD Paraguison & GJD Alejandro: Kanapia (Vanguerieae): a new endemic genus of Philippine Rubiaceae. In: Plant Systematics & Evolution DOI 10.1007/s00606-016-1307-5 . 2016, [Canthium  ITS (nrDNA)  Malesia  Rubiaceae  trnL-F (cpDNA)].

  • JEC Olivar, JPE Alaba, JFM Atienza, JJS Tan, MT Umali IV & GJD Alejandro: Establishment of a standard reference material (SRM) herbal DNA barcode library of Vitex negundo L. (lagundi) for quality control measures. In: Food Additives & Contaminants: Part A, DOI: 10.1080/19440049.2016.1166525. 2016, [DNA barcoding; ITS; lagundi; matK; psbA-trnH; Vitex negundo].

  • VLD Cabelin & GJD Alejandro: Efficiency of matK, rbcL, trnH- psbA, and trnL‐F (cpDNA) to molecularly authenticate Philippine ethnomedicinal Apocynaceae through DNA barcoding. In: Pharmacognosy Magazine . 12, 2016, p. 384 - 388 [Apocynaceae, DNA barcoding, ethnomedicinal, molecular authentication].

Ali, Dr. Mohamed

Assiut University, Egypt
Field of research: Plant genetics
Host: Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Link Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • Anne Webb, Amanda Cottage, Thomas Wood, Khalil Khamassi, Douglas Hobbs, Krystyna Gostkiewicz, Mark White, Hamid Khazaei, Mohamed Ali, Daniel Street, Gerard Duc, Fred L. Stoddard, Fouad Maalouf, Francis Ogbonnaya, Wolfgang Link, Jane Thomas, Donal O’Sullivan: A SNP-based consensus genetic map for synteny-based trait targeting in faba bean (Vicia faba L.). In: Plant Biotechnology Journal . 14, 2016, p. 177 - 185 [legume, faba bean, KASPgenotyping, single nucleotide polymorphism, synteny].

Antony, Dr. Chakkiath Paul

Savitribai Phule Pune University, India
Field of research: Microbe ecology
Host: Prof. Dr. Nicole Dubilier Max-Planck-Institut für Marine Mikrobiologie
  • Petersen JM, Kemper A, Gruber-Vodicka H, Cardini U, van der Geest M, Kleiner M, Bulgheresi S, Mußmann M, Herbold C, Seah BK, Antony CP, Liu D, Belitz A, Weber M: Chemosynthetic symbionts of marine invertebrate animals are capable of nitrogen fixation. In: Nature Microbiology. 2, 2016, p. 16195 - 16196 [marine symbioses, nitrogen fixation, lucinids ].

Bakare, Prof. Dr. Adekunle Akeem

University of Ibadan, Nigeria
Field of research: Genetics
Host: Dr. Evelyn Lamy Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
  • Ifeoluwa T. Oyeyemi, Olubukola O. Akanni, Oluwatosin A. Adaramoye and Adekunle A. Bakare: Methanol extract of Nymphaea lotus ameliorates carbon tetrachloride-induced chronic liver injury in rats via inhibition of oxidative stress. In: J Basic Clin Physiol Pharmacol (DOI 10.1515/jbcpp-2016-0029). 29, 2016, p. 1 - 8 [antioxidant enzymes; hepatotoxicity; liver fibrosis; liver histopathology; Nymphaea lotus.].

Blazquez Llorca, Dr. Lidia

Universidad Politecnica de Madrid, Spain
Field of research: Neurobiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Jochen Herms Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
  • SV Ovsepian*, L Blazquez-Llorca*, SV Freitag, EF Rodrigues, Herms J * Contributed equally: Ambient Glutamate Promotes Paroxysmal Hyperactivity in Cortical Pyramidal Neurons at Amyloid Plaques via Presynaptic mGluR1 Receptors. In: Cereb Cortex. 2016, [Alzheimer's disease; ambient glutamate; amyloid plaque; dystrophic axons; mGluR1; prefrontal cortex; synaptic transmission].

Bustamante, Dr. Claudia

CONICET, Argentina
Field of research: Plant physiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Alisdair Fernie Max-Planck-Institut für molekulare Pflanzenphysiologie
  • Claudia A. Bustamante, Laura L. Monti, Julieta Gabilondo, Federico Scossa, Gabriel Valentini, Claudio O. Budde, María V. Lara, Alisdair R. Fernie and María F. Drincovich1: Differential Metabolic Rearrangements after Cold Storage Are Correlated with Chilling Injury Resistance of Peach Fruits. In: Frontiers in Plant Science. 7, 2016, p. 1 - 15 [Chilling injury, cold, metabolome, peach fruit, Prunus persica, varieties].

Castellanos Galindo, Dr. Gustavo Adolfo

WWF Colombia, Colombia
Field of research: Marine ecology
Host: Prof. Dr. Matthias Wolff Universität Bremen
  • Ramírez-Martínez G.A., Castellanos-Galindo G.A., Krumme U. : Tidal and Diel Patterns in Abundance and Feeding of a Marine-Estuarine-Dependent Fish from Macrotidal Mangrove Creeks in the Tropical Eastern Pacific (Colombia). In: Estuaries and Coasts. 39, 2016, p. 1249 - 1261 [estuarine fish, tides, mangroves, trophic ecology, Colombia].

Cervantes, Dr. Ana Angelica

Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico
Field of research: Plant systematology and evolution
Host: Prof. Dr. Thomas Borsch Freie Universität Berlin
  • Angélica Cervantes, Susy Fuentes, Jorge Gutiérrez, Susana Magallón, Thomas Borsch: Succesive arrivals since the Miocene shaped the diversity of the Caribbean Acalyphoideae (Euphorbiaceae). In: Journal of Biogeography . 43, 2016, p. 1773 - 1785 [Acalyphoideae, biogeography, Caribbean biodiversity hotspot, Miocene, molecular phylogenetics, Neotropics].

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, Enrico Gobbato, Barbara Kracher, Jingde Qiu, Jaqueline Bautor and Jane E. Parker: A core function of EDS1 with PAD4 is to protect the salicylic acid defense sector in Arabidopsis immunity. In: New Phytologist. 2016, [basal immunity, Arabidopsis thaliana, biotic stress network, ETI, RNA-seq, transcriptional reprogramming].

Das, Dr. Malay

Presidency University, India
Field of research: Pure research in plant biology
Host: Dr. Anton Schäffner Helmholtz Zentrum München, GmbH Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Gesundheit und Umwelt
  • Malay Das*, Georg Haberer, Arup Panda, Shayani Das Laha, Tapas Chandra Ghosh, and Anton R. Schäffner*: Expression pattern similarities support the prediction of orthologs retaining common functions after gene duplication events. In: Plant Physiology . 171, 2016, p. 2343 - 2357 [plant biology, bioinformatics, crops, Brassica].

  • Prasun Biswas, Sukanya Chakraborty, Smritikana Dutta, Amita Pal, Malay Das*: Bamboo Flowering from the Perspective of Comparative Genomics and Transcriptomics. In: Frontiers in Plant Science . 7, 2016, [Plant biology, flowering pathways, flowering genes, bamboo, drought].

del Rio Guerra, Prof. Dr. Gabriel

Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico
Field of research: Informatics in biology, computer science in biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Edda Klipp Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
  • Diener C, Garza Ramos Martínez G, Moreno Blas D, Castillo González DA, Corzo G, Castro-Obregon S, Del Rio G.: Effective Design of Multifunctional Peptides by Combining Compatible Functions. In: PLoS Computational Biology. 12, 2016, p. 1 - 19 [Cell penetrating peptides; moonlighting peptides; computational biology; Fluorescence microscopy; Biochemistry].

Di Lella, Dr. Santiago

Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina
Field of research: Biophysical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Andreas Herrmann Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
  • Henry Memczak, Daniel Lauster, Parimal Kar, Santiago Di Lella, Rudolf Volkmer, Volker Knecht, Andreas Herrmann, Eva Ehrentreich-Förster, Frank Bier, Walter Stöcklein: Anti-Hemagglutinin Antibody Derived Lead Peptides for Inhibitors of Influenza Virus Binding. In: Plos One. 11, 2016, p. 1 - 24 [Anitobody, Antiviral, Influenza, Binding].

  • Santiago Di Lella, Andreas Herrmann, Caroline Mair: Modulation of the pH Stability of Influenza Virus Hemagglutinin: A Host Cell Adaptation Strategy. In: Biophysical Journal. 110, 2016, p. 2293 - 2301 [Influenza, ph modulation, host-cell adaptation].

Dib, Prof. Dr. Julian Rafael

Universidad Nacional de Tucuman, Argentina
Field of research: Microbe genetics
Host: Prof. Dr. Friedhelm Meinhardt Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
  • María Florencia Perez , Luciana Contreras , Nydia Mercedes Garnica, María Verónica Fernández-Zenoff, María Eugenia Farías, Milena Sepulveda, Jacqueline Ramallo, Julián Rafael Dib: Native Killer Yeasts as Biocontrol Agents of Postharvest Fungal Diseases in Lemons. In: PLOS ONE. 2016, p. 0 - 21 [KILLER YEAST; BIOCONTROL; LEMON; PENICILLIUM].

Ergünay, Dr. Koray

Robert Koch-Institut (RKI), Germany
Field of research: Virology, virus and bacteriophages
Host: Dr. Andreas Nitsche Robert Koch-Institut (RKI)
  • Ergünay K, Litzba N, Brinkmann A, Günay F, Kar S, Öter K, Örsten S, Sarıkaya Y, Alten B, Nitsche A, Linton YM.: Isolation and genomic characterization of Culex theileri flaviviruses in field-collected mosquitoes from Turkey. In: Infection, Genetics and Evolution. 46, 2016, p. 138 - 147 [Flavivirus, Mosquito, Culex, Turkey, Genome].

Eweida, Dr. Ahmad

Alexandria University, Egypt
Field of research: Biotechnology
Host: Prof. Dr. Ulrich Kneser Berufsgenossenschaftliche Unfallklinik Ludwigshafen
  • Ahmad Eweida, Oliver Frisch, Frank Giordano, Jens Fleckenstein, Fredrik Wenz, Marc Brockmann, Matthias Schulte, Volker Schmidt, Ulrich Kneser, Leila Harhaus.: Axially Vascularized Tissue Engineered Bone Constructs Retain their In-Vivo Angiogenic and Osteogenic Capacity After High Dose Irradiation. In: Journal of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine. 2016.

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
  • Oliver Rackham,1,2 Jakob D. Busch,3 Stanka Matic,3 Stefan J. Siira,1 Irina Kuznetsova,1 Ilian Atanassov,4 Judith A. Ermer,1 Anne-Marie J. Shearwood,1 Tara R. Richman,1 James B. Stewart,3 Arnaud Mourier,3,5 Dusanka Milenkovic,3 Nils-Go ̈ran Larsson,3,6 and Aleksandra Filipovska1,2,*: Hierarchical RNA Processing Is Required for Mitochondrial Ribosome Assembly. In: Cell Reports. 16, 2016, p. 1874 - 1890 [mitochondria gene expression].

  • Metodi D. Metodiev,1,10 Kyle Thompson,2,10 Charlotte L. Alston,2 Andrew A.M. Morris,3,4 Langping He,2 Zarah Assouline,5 Marle`ne Rio,5 Nadia Bahi-Buisson,5 Angela Pyle,6 Helen Griffin,6 Stefan Siira,7 Aleksandra Filipovska,7 Arnold Munnich,1,5 Patrick F. Chinnery,6,8,9 Robert McFarland,2 Agne`s Ro ̈tig,1,* and Robert W. Taylor2,*: Recessive Mutations in TRMT10C Cause Defects in Mitochondrial RNA Processing and Multiple Respiratory Chain Deficiencies. In: The American Journal of Human Genetics. 98, 2016, p. 993 - 1000 [mitochondrial disease gene expression ].

  • Inge Kühl,1 Maria Miranda,1 Viktor Posse,2 Dusanka Milenkovic,1 Arnaud Mourier,1,3 Stefan J. Siira,4 Nina A. Bonekamp,1 Ulla Neumann,5 Aleksandra Filipovska,4 Paola Loguercio Polosa,6 Claes M. Gustafsson,2 Nils-Göran Larsson1,7*: POLRMT regulates the switch between replication primer formation and gene expression of mammalian mtDNA. In: Science Advances. 2, 2016, p. 1 - 14 [mitochondria DNA].

Flocco, Dr. Cecilia Gabriela

Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina
Field of research: Microbe ecology
Host: Prof. Dr. Kornelia Smalla Julius Kühn-Institut - Bundesforschungsinstitut für Kulturpflanzen (JKI)
  • Flocco, CG : Antarctica: science diplomacy and international cooperation protect the global commons. In: Science Diplomacy 2016 Conference, Diplomacy Center of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Washington D.C., US, 5 May 2016. (Conference Book). Washington, DC, USA: American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2016, [international cooperation, partnerships, research, science diplomacy, polar, Antarctic Treaty].

Francelle, Dr. Laetitia

, United States of America
Field of research: Neurobiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Gudrun Rappold Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
  • Jérémy Pépin, Laetitia Francelle, Maria-Angeles Carrillo-de Sauvage, Lucie de Longprez, Pauline Gipchtein, Karine Cambon, Julien Valette, Emmanuel Brouillet, JulienFlament : In vivo imaging of brain glutamate defects in a knock-in mouse model of Huntington's disease. In: NeuroImage. 139, 2016, p. 53 - 64 [Chemical exchange saturation transfer, GluCEST, Huntington's disease, Glutamate, Mouse model, Neurodegenerative disease].

Gnezdilov, Dr. Vladimir

Russian Academy of Sciences, Russian Federation
Field of research: Animal systematology and evolution
Host: Prof. Dr. Hannelore Hoch Museum für Naturkunde - Leibniz-Institut für Evolutions- und Biodiversitätsforschung (MfN)
  • Gnezdilov V.M.: A new species of the genus Eusarima Yang (Hemiptera: Fulgoroidea: Issidae) from Pakistan. In: Entomologicheskoe Obozrenie. 95(1), 2016, p. 176 - 184 [Issini, new species, new combination, key, Pakistan].

Gonzalez, Prof. Dr. Ramon Antonio

Universidad Autonoma del Estado de Morelos, Mexico
Field of research: Molecular biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Thomas Dobner Universität Hamburg
  • Paloma Hidalgo, Lourdes Anzures, Armando Hernández-Mendoza, Adán Guerrero, Christopher D. Wood, Margarita Valdés, Thomas Dobner, Ramón A. Gonzalez: Morphological, biochemical and functional study of viral replication compartments isolated from adenovirus-infected cells. In: Journal of Virology. 90, 2016, p. 3411 - 3427 [Adenovirus, virus-cell interactions, replication compartments, mRNA biogenesis].

Goulas, Dr. Alexandros

Universität Hamburg, Germany
Field of research: Neuroanatomy
Host: Prof. Dr. Claus Hilgetag Universität Hamburg
  • Alexandros Goulas, Harry B. M. Uylings, Claus C. Hilgetag: Principles of ipsilateral and contralateral cortico-cortical connectivity in the mouse. In: Brain Structure & Function doi:10.1007/s00429-016-1277-y. 2016, [Cytoarchitecture, Wiring cost, Mouse connectome].

Hanafy, Prof. Moemen Sayed

National Research Center, Egypt
Field of research: Pure research in plant biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Hans-Jörg Jacobsen Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität Hannover
  • Moemen S. Hanafy, Mohamed A. Matter, Mohsen S. Asker, Mohamed R. Rady: Production of indole alkaloids in hairy root cultures of Catharanthus roseus L. and their antimicrobial activity. In: South African Journal of Botany. 105, 2016, p. 9 - 18 [Agrobacterium rhizogenes; Antimicrobial activity; Genetic transformation; Indole alkaloids; Madagascar periwinkle].

Hindley, Dr. Christopher Jon

Astex Pharmaceuticals, United Kingdom
Field of research: Cell biology, cytobiology
Host: Dr. Jan Pruszak Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
  • Christopher J Hindley, Larisa A Condurat, Vishal Menon, Ria Thomas, Luis M Azmitia, Jason A Davis, Jan Pruszak.: The Hippo pathway member YAP enhances human neural crest cell fate and migration. In: Science Reports. 6, 2016, [Hippo signalling, stem cells, neural development, neural crest.].

Hodunko, Dr. Roman J.

National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Ukraine
Field of research: Palaeozoology
Host: Dr. Arnold H. Staniczek Staatliches Museum für Naturkunde Stuttgart - Zentrum für Biodiversitätsforschung
  • Staniczek A.H., Godunko R.J.: Revision of fossil Metretopodidae (Insecta: Ephemeroptera) in Baltic amber—Part 3: Description of two new species of Siphloplecton Clemens, 1915, with notes on the re-discovered lectotype of Siphloplecton macrops (Pictet-Baraban & Hagen, 1856). In: Zootaxa. 4103 (1), 2016, p. 1 - 24 [fossil insects, mayflies, Siphlonuroidea, new species, lectotype, species group, Eocene.].

  • Martynov A.V., Godunko R., Palatov D.M.: Kintrishi State Nature Reserve – a hotspot mayfly (Insecta: Ephemeroptera) diversity in Adjara (Georgia). In: Zoosymposia. 11, 2016, p. 168 - 173 [Mayflies, diversity, Caucasus.].

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.A. HULLEY, J.R. PAXTON: Myctophidae. In: The Living Marine Resources of the Eastern Central Atlantic. Volume 3. Bony fishes, Part 1 (Elopiformes - Scorpaeniformes). (Ed. K. Carpenter, N. De Angelis) Rome: FAO, 2016, p. 1860 - 1933.

  • P.A. HULLEY, J.R. PAXTON: Neoscopelidae. In: The Living Resources of the Eastern Central Atlantic. Volume 3. Bony fishes, Part 1 (Elopiformes - Scorpaeniformes). (Ed. K. Carpenter, N. De Angelis) Rome: FAO, 2016, p. 1855 - 1859.

Ilori, Prof. Dr. Matthew Olusoji

University of Lagos, Nigeria
Field of research: Microbiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Ingolf Schuphan Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen
  • Ogechukwu Okpalanozie, Sunday Adebusoye, Federica Troiano, Andrea Polo, Francesca Cappitelli and Matthew Ilori: Evaluating the microbial risk to a contemporary Nigerian painting: Molecular and biodegradative studies. In: International Biodeterioration and Biodegradation. 114, 2016, p. 184 - 192 [Microbial biodeterioration, Canvas Painting, Cellulolytic Activities].

  • Chioma Obi, Sunday Adebusoye, Esther Ugoji, Matthew Ilori, Olukayode Amund and William Hickey: Microbial Communities in Sediments of Lagos Lagoon, Nigeria: Elucidation of Community Structure and Potential Impacts of Contamination by Municipal and Industrial Wastes. In: Frontiers in Microbiology. 7:1213, 2016, p. 1 - 16 [Lagos Lagoon, Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon Pollution, DNA Analysis, Microbial Community Analysis].

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: High time for a common plagiarism detection system. In: Scientometrics. 106, 2016, p. 457 - 459 [scientific misconduct; intellectual theft; self-plagiarism; plagiarism checker; retraction].

  • Ivan Jaric, Jörn Gessner, Andrew R. Solow: Inferring functional extinction based on sighting records. In: Biological Conservation. 199, 2016, p. 84 - 87 [Acipenser nudiventris; extinction risk; recruitment failure; reproductive failure; sighting record].

  • Ivan Jaric, Franck Courchamp, Jörn Gessner, David L. Roberts: Potentially Threatened – a Data Deficient flag for conservation management. In: Biodiversity and Conservation. 25, 2016, p. 1995 - 2000 [Data Deficient; endangered species; extinction risk; IUCN Red List; threatened species].

  • Ivan Jaric, Franck Courchamp, Jörn Gessner, David L. Roberts: Data mining in conservation research using Latin and vernacular species names. In: PeerJ. 4:e2202, 2016, p. 1 - 9 [common name; data mining; Internet; Latin name; scientific name; social network; vernacular name].

  • David L. Roberts, Ivan Jaric: Inferring extinction in North American and Hawaiian birds in the presence of sighting uncertainty. In: PeerJ. 4:e2426, 2016, p. 1 - 9 [avian extinction; conservation triage; critically endangered; sighting records; sighting reliability; species persistence].

Jong-Bruinink, Dr. Djurre Hendrik

Field of research: Biophysical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Andreas Heuer Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
  • Djurre H. Jong, Svetlana Baoukina, Helgi I. Ingólfsson, Siewert J. Marrink: Martini straight: Boosting performance using a shorter cutoff and GPUs. In: Computer Physics Communications. 199, 2016, p. 1 - 7 [Gromacs; Coarse-Grain; Verlet neighbor search; Lennard-Jones].

Karanovic, Dr. Ivana

Hanyang University, Republic of Korea
Field of research: Animal systematology and evolution
Host: Dr. Dietmar Keyser Universität Hamburg
  • Hyunsu Yoo, Sergio Cohuo, Laura Macario-Gonzalez, Ivana Karanovic: A new freshwater ostracod genus from the northern Neotropical region and its phylogenetic position in the family Cyprididae (Podocopida). In: Zoologischer Anzeiger. 266, 2016, p. 196 - 2015 [18S rDNA, 28S rDNA, Ostracoda, Manuelcypris n. gen, Freshwater].

  • Ivana Karanovic, Hayato Tanaka, Akira Tsukagoshi: Congruence between male upper lip morphology and molecular phylogeny in Parapolycope (Ostracoda), with two new species from Korea. In: Invertebrate Systematics. 30, 2016, p. 231 - 254 [biodiversity, Crustacea, East Asia, meiofauna, 18S rRNA.].

  • Ivana Karanovic, Simone Nunes Brandao: The genus Polycope (Polycopidae, Ostracoda) in the North Atlantic and Arctic: taxonomy, distribution, and ecology. In: Systematics and Biodiversity. 14, 2016, p. 198 - 223 [28S rDNA, diversity, new species, palaeoenvironmental reconstruction, taxonomy].

Karimov, Prof. Dr. Bakhtyjar

Tashkent Institute of Irrigation and Agricultural Mechanization Engineers, Uzbekistan
Field of research: Ecology
Host: Prof. Dr. Michael Matthies Universität Osnabrück
  • M. Cañedo-Argüelles, C. P. Hawkins, B. J. Kefford, R. B. Schäfer, B. J. Dyack, S. Brucet, D. Buchwalter, J. Dunlop, O. Frör, J. Lazorchak, E. Coring, H. R. Fernandez, W. Goodfellow, A. L. González Achem, S. Hatfield-Dodds, B. K. Karimov, P. Mensah, J. R. Olson, C. Piscart, N. Prat, S. Ponsá, C.-J. Schulz, A. J. Timpano.: Saving freshwater from salts. In: Science. 351/6276, 2016, p. 914 - 916 [Freshwater, salinization, water quality legislation, policy, ion-specific standards, setting standards, management measures].

Kim, Dr. Yangmin

National Institute of Agricultural Sciences, Republic of Korea
Field of research: Plant physiology
Host: Dr. Andrea Carminati Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • Jeongeun Ryu, Bae Geun Hwang, Yangmin X Kim, Sang Joon Lee : Direct observation of local xylem embolisms induced by soil drying in intact maize leaves. In: Journal of Experimental Botany . 2016.

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
  • Olga Babaev, Paolo Botta, Elisabeth Meyer, Christian Müller, Hannelore Ehrenreich, Nils Brose, Andreas Lüthi, Dilja Krueger-Burg.: Neuroligin 2 deletion alters inhibitory synapse function and anxiety-associated neuronal activation in the amygdala. In: Neuropharmacology. 100, 2016, p. 56 - 65 [Neuroligin, anxiety, amygdala, inhibitory synapse, cFos].

  • Dilja Krueger-Burg, Daniela Winkler, Miso Mitkovski, Fernanda Daher, Anja Ronnenberg, Oliver Schlüter, Ekrem Dere, Hannelore Ehrenreich.: The SocioBox: A novel paradigm to assess complex social recognition in male mice. In: Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience. 10, 2016, p. 151 [Behavioral neuroscience, social, recognition, mice, psychiatric disorders].

Lackner, Dr. Tomas

Czech University of Agriculture, Germany
Field of research: Zoology
Host: Dr. Michael Balke Staatliche Naturwissenschaftliche Sammlungen Bayerns (SNSB)
  • Tomáš Lackner : Saprinosternus nom. n., a new replacement name for Alienosternus Lackner, 2016 (Coleoptera: Histeridae), non Alienosternus Martins, 1976 (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae). In: European Journal of Entomology. 113, 2016, p. 278 - 278 [Coleoptera, Histeridae, Saprininae, Saprinosternus, Alienosternus, nomenclature, homonym, new replacement name].

  • Tomáš Lackner: Revision of the attaphilous genus Phoxonotus (Coleoptera: Histeridae: Saprininae). In: European Journal of Entomology. 113, 2016, p. 240 - 258 [Coleoptera, Histeridae, Saprininae, Phoxonotus, revision, taxonomy, new subgenus, new species, new synonym, lectotype designation, biodiversity, morphology, Neotropical region].

  • Tomáš Lackner, Yves Gomy: Review of the genus Saprinus Erichson, 1834 from Madagascar and adjacent islands with description of a new species (Coleoptera: Histeridae: Saprininae) Third contribution to the knowledge of the Histeridae of Madagascar. In: Zootaxa. 4083, 2016, p. 151 - 200 [Coleoptera, Histeridae, Saprininae, Saprinus, Malagasy subregion, taxonomy].

  • Tomáš Lackner: Re-description of Margarinotus (Paralister) longus (Bickhardt, 1910) with a key to the species of the subgenus Paralister of the genus Margarinotus from the Balkans (Coleoptera, Histeridae, Histerinae). In: Zootaxa. 4079, 2016, p. 103 - 118 [Coleoptera, Histeridae, Histerini, Margarinotus (Paralister) longus, Greece, re-description].

Langhans, Dr. Simone

University of Otago, New Zealand
Field of research: Limnology
Host: Dr. Christian Wolter Leibniz-Institut für Gewässerökologie und Binnenfischerei (IGB)
  • Simone D. Langhans, Judit Lienert: Four common simplifications of Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis do not hold for river rehabilitation. In: PLoS ONE. 11(3), 2016, p. 1 - 27.

  • Kerrie Wilson, Nancy A. Auerbach, Katerina Sam, Ariana G. Magini, Alexander St. L. Moss, Simone D. Langhans, Sugeng Budiharta, Dilva Terzano, Erik Meijaard: Conservation research is not happening where its most needed. In: PLOS Biology. 14(3), 2016, p. e1002413.

  • Simone Daniela Langhans, Jörn Gessner, Virgilio Hermoso, Christian Wolter: Coupling systematic planning and expert judgement enhances the efficiency of river restoration. In: Science of the Total Environment. 560-561, 2016, p. 266 - 273 [cost-efficiency, ecological status, Marxan, river restoration planning, spawning habitat, Water Framework Directive].

Li, Prof. Dr. Xiushan

Chinese Research Academy of Environmental Sciences, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Animal ecology and behavioural ecology
Host: Prof. Dr. Josef Settele Helmholtz-Zentrum für Umweltforschung - UFZ
  • Tom D. Breeze, Nicola Gallai, Lucas A. Garibaldi, and Xiu S. Li: Economic Measures of pollination Services: Shortcomings and Future Directions. In: Trends in Ecology & Evlution. 2158, 2016, p. 1 - 13.

Machado-Schiaffino, Prof. Dr. Gonzalo

Universidad de Oviedo, Spain
Field of research: Population genetics
Host: Prof. Dr. Axel Meyer Universität Konstanz
  • A.F. Kautt, G. Machado-Schiaffino & A. Meyer: Multispecies Outcomes of Sympatric Speciation after Admixture with the Source Population in Two Radiations of Nicaraguan Crater Lake Cichlids. In: PLOS Genetics. 12, 2016.

  • G.D. Kavembe, A.F. Kautt, G. Machado-Schiaffino* & Axel Meyer*: Eco-morphological differentiation in Lake Magadi tilapia, an extremophile cichlid fish living in hot, alkaline and hypersaline lakes in East Africa. In: Molecular Ecology. 25, 2016, p. 1610 - 1625.

Majdi, Dr. Nabil

Universite Paul Sabatier (Toulouse III), Germany
Field of research: Animal ecology and behavioural ecology
Host: Prof. Dr. Walter Traunspurger Universität Bielefeld
  • Mohamadou M. Sow, Nabil Majdi, Koenraad Muylaert, Michèle Tackx, Frédéric Julien, Jean-Luc Probst, Benoit Mialet, Carine Sutra, Anne Probst, Jean-Marc Thébault, Mathilde Kenarlikdjian, Magali Gérino : Retention of nutrients, suspended particulate matter and phytoplankton in a pondage associated with a run-of-the-river type hydro-electric power plant. In: Ecohydrology. 9, 2016, p. 229 - 237 [Reservoir, Phytoplankton, Mass balance, Nutrient retention, Sedimentation, Residence time].

  • Nabil Majdi, Iris C. Michiels, Walter Traunspurger: Resource depletion affects the structure of an experimental benthic food web. In: Limnologica. 59, 2016, p. 99 - 108 [Detritus-based ecosystems, Trophic dynamics, Meiofauna, Omnivory, Sediment].

  • Nabil Majdi, Bianca Kreuzinger-Janik, Walter Traunspurger: Effects of flatworm predators on sediment communities and ecosystem functions: a microcosm approach. In: Hydrobiologia. in press, 2016, [Predator-prey interaction, Bioturbation, Nutrient cycling, Path modeling, Engineering effects, Meiofauna, Macrofauna].

Meseko, Dr. Dr. Clement Adebajo

National Veterinary Research Institute, Nigeria
Field of research: Virology, virus and bacteriophages
Host: Dr. Anja Globig Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut Bundesforschungsinstitut für Tiergesundheit
  • Stefania Leoppardi, Daniel Oluwayelu, Clement Meseko, Sabrina Marciano, Luca Tassoni, Solomon Bakarey, Isabella Monne, Giovanni Cattoli, Paola De Benedictis: The close genetic relationship of lineage D Betacoronavirus from Nigerian and Kenyan straw-coloured fruit bats (Eidolon helvum) is consistent with the existence of a single epidemiological unit across sub-Saharan Africa. In: Virus genes. 54(2), 2016, p. 573 - 577 [Betacoronavirus, fruit bats, Nigerian and Kenyan, single epidemiological unit, sub-Saharan Africa].

  • Tassoni Lucas, Alice Fusaro, Adelaide Milani, Philippe Lemey, Joseph Awuni, Victoria Sedor, Otilia Dogbey, A. Commey, Clement Meseko, Tony Joannis, Germaine Minoungou, Sielasina Ouattara, A. Haido, D. Cisse-Aman, Emmanuel Couacy-Hymann, Gwenaelle Dauphin, Giovanni Cattoli, Isabella Monne : Genetically Different Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza A(H5N1) Viruses in West Africa, 2015. In: Emerging Infectious Diseases. 22(12), 2016, p. doi; 10.3201/eid2212.160578 [Africa, H5N1 subtype, HPAI, Influenza A virus, West Africa, genetic groups, highly pathogenic avian influenza, phylogeny, respiratory infections, viruses].

  • Ismaila Shittu, Clement Meseko, Dorcas Gado, Kayode Olawuyi, Chinoyerem Chinyere, Emmanuel Anefu, Ponman Solomon, Philip Okewole, David Shamaki, Tony Joannis.: Highly pathogenic avian influenza (H5N1) in Nigeria in 2015: evidence of widespread circulation of WA2 clade In: Archives of Virology. 21, 2016, p. DOI: 10.1007/s00705-016-3149-4 [Clade; Evolution; H5N1; Haemagglutinin gene; Highly pathogenic avian influenza; Nigeria].

  • Olatunde Akanbi, Clement Meseko, Christiana Odita, Ismail Shittu, Amos Rimfa, Dominic Ugbe, Luka Pam, Dorcas Gado, Kayode Olawuyi, Bawa Mohammed, I. Kyauta, Niyi Bankole, W. Ndahi, Tony Joannis, Mohammed Ahmed, Philip Okewole, David Shamaki: Epidemiology and clinicopathological manifestation of resurgent highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (H5N1) virus in Nigeria, 2015. In: Nigerian Veterinary Journal. 37 (3), 2016, p. 175 - 186 [Epidemiology, Resurgent HPAI H5N1, Pathology, Nigeria].

Morera Cordova, Prof. Dr. Vivian

Yachay Tech University, Ecuador
Field of research: Biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Michael Wink Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
  • Vivian Morera, Arline Fernández, Claudia Puentes, Etiam Pérez, Gustavo Sosa, Leiter Guerra, Félix Santana y Yoamel Milian: Evaluación del proteinograma plasmático del cocodrilo Cubano (Crocodylus rhombifer). In: Bionatura. 1, 2016, p. 107 - 117 [Crocodylus rhombifer, proteinogram, proteins, plasma.].

Nguyen, Priv. Doz. Dr. Truong Quang

Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology, Vietnam
Field of research: Animal systematology and evolution
Host: Dr. Thomas Ziegler Zoologischer Garten Köln
  • Luu, V. Q., Calame, T., Nguyen, T. Q., Le, M. D., Bonkowski, M. & Ziegler, T.: Cyrtodactylus rufford, a new cave-dwelling bent-toed gecko (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from Khammouane Province, central Laos. In: Zootaxa. 4067, 2016, p. 185 - 199.

  • Pham, C. T., Nguyen, T. Q., Le, M. D., Bonkowski, M. & Ziegler, T. : A new species of Odorrana (Amphibia: Anura: Ranidae) from Vietnam. In: Zootaxa. 4084, 2016, p. 421 - 435 [Systematics, phylogeny].

  • Pham, A. V., Le, D. T, Pham, C.T., Nguyen, S. L. H., Ziegler, T. & Nguyen, T. Q.: Two additional records of megophryid species, Leptolalax minimus (Taylor, 1962) and Leptobrachium masatakasatoi Matsui, 2013, for the herpetofauna of Vietnam. 123(1): 35–43. In: Revue suisse de Zoologie . 123, 2016, p. 35 - 43 [Systematics].

  • Luu, V. Q., Bonkowski, M., Nguyen, T. Q., Le, M. D., Schneider, N., Ngo, H.T. & Ziegler, T.: Evolution in karst massifs: Cryptic diversity among bent-toed geckos along the Truong Son Range with descriptions of three new species and one new country record from Laos. In: Zootaxa. 4107, 2016, p. 101 - 140 [Systematics, Phylogeny].

  • Rowley, J. J. L., Tran, D. T. A., Le, D. T. T., Dau, V. Q., Peloso, P. L. V., Nguyen, T. Q., Hoang, H. D., Nguyen, T. T. & Ziegler, T. : Five new, microendemic Asian Leaf-litter Frogs (Leptolalax) from the southern Annamite mountains, Vietnam. In: Zootaxa. 4085, 2016, p. 63 - 102 [Systematics, Phylogeny].

  • Suwannapoom, C., Yuan, Z.-Y., Chomdej, S., Chen, J.-M., Hou, M., Zhao, H.-P, Wang, L.-J., Nguyen, S.T., Nguyen, T. Q., Fei, L., Murphy, R. W., Sullivan, J., McLeod, D.S. & Che, J. : Suwannapoom, C., Yuan, Z.-Y., Chomdej, S., Taxonomic revision of the Chinese Limnonectes (Anura, Dicroglossidae) with the description of a new species from China and Myanmar. In: Zootaxa. 4093, 2016, p. 181 - 200 [Systematics, Phylogeny].

  • van Schingen, M., Ziegler, T., Boner, M., Streit, B., Nguyen, T.Q., Crook, V. & Ziegler, S.: Can isotope markers differentiate between wild and captive reptile populations? A case study based on crocodile lizards (Shinisaurus crocodilurus) from Vietnam. In: lobal Ecology and Conservation. 6, 2016, p. 232 - 241 [Ecology].

  • Guo, P., Liu, Q., Zhu, F., Zhong, G.H., Chen, X., Myers, E. A., Che, J., Zhang, L., Ziegler, T., Nguyen, T. Q. & Burbrink, F.T. : Complex longitudinal diversification across South China and Vietnam in Stejneger’s pit viper, Viridovipera stejnegeri (Schmidt, 1925) (Reptilia: Serpentes: Viperidae). In: Molecular Ecology . 25, 2016, p. 2920 - 2936 [Molecular phylogeny, Ecology].

  • Pham, C. T., Nguyen, T. Q., Bernades, M., Nguyen, T. T. & Ziegler, T.: First records of Bufo gargarizans Cantor, 1842 and Odorrana lipuensis Mo, Chen, Wu, Zhang & Zhou, 2015 (Anura: Bufonidae, Ranidae) from Vietnam. In: Russian Journal of Herpetology, . 23, 2016, p. 103 - 107 [Systematics].

  • Ngo, H., Ziegler, T., Nguyen, T. Q., Pham, C. T., Nguyen, T. T., Le, M. D. & van Schingen, M. : First population assessment of two cryptic Tiger geckos (Goniurosaurus) from northern Vietnam: Implications for conservation. In: Amphibian & Reptile Conservation. 10(1), 2016, p. 34 - 45 [Ecology, Phylogeny].

  • Gawor, A., Pham, C. T., Nguyen, T. Q., Nguyen, T. T., Schmitz, A. & Thomas Ziegler, T. : The herpetofauna of the Bai Tu Long National Park, northeastern Vietnam. In: Salamandra. 52(1), 2016, p. 23 - 41 [Systematics].

  • Rowley, J. J. L., Shepherd, C. R., Stuart, B. L., Nguyen, T. Q., Hoang, H. D., Cutajar, T. P., Wogan G. O. U. & Phimmachak, S.: Estimating the global trade in Southeast Asian Newts. In: Biological Conservation. 199, 2016, p. 96 - 100 [Conservation].

  • van Schingen, M., Le, M. D., Ngo, H. T., Pham, C. T., Ha, Q. Q., Nguyen, T. Q. & Ziegler, T. : Is there more than one crocodile lizard? An integrative taxonomic approach reveals Vietnamese and Chinese Shinisaurus crocodilurus represent separate conservation and taxonomic units. In: Der Zoologische Garten. 85, 2016, p. 240 - 260 [Systematics, Ecology].

  • Ziegler, T., Botov, A., Nguyen, T. T., Bauer, A. M., Brennan, I. G., Ngo, H. T. & Nguyen, T.Q. : First molecular verification of Dixonius vietnamensis Das, 2004 (Squamata: Gekkonidae) with the description of a new species from Vinh Cuu Nature Reserve, Dong Nai Province, Vietnam. In: Zootaxa. 4136(3), 2016, p. 553 - 566 [Systematics].

  • Ziegler, T., Rauhaus, A., Mutschmann, F., Dang, P. H., Pham, C. T. & Nguyen, T. Q. : Building up of keeping facilities and breeding projects for frogs, newts and lizards at the Me Linh Station for Biodiversity in northern Vietnam, including improvement of housing conditions for confiscated reptiles and primates. In: Der Zoologische Garten. 85, 2016, p. 91 - 120 [Ecology].

  • Ziegler, T., Rauhaus, A., Nguyen, K. V. & Nguyen. T. Q. : Building of a conservation breeding facility for the Psychedelic Rock Gecko (Cnemaspis psychedelica) in southern Vietnam. In: Der Zoologische Garten. 85, 2016, p. 224 - 239 [Ecology, Conservation].

  • Nguyen, T. Q., Pham, C. T., Nguyen, T. T., Ngo, H. N. & Ziegler, T. : A new species of Theloderma (Amphibia: Anura: Rhacophoridae) from Vietnam. In: Zootaxa. 4168, 2016, p. 171 - 186 [Systematics, Molecular Phylogeny].

  • Le, D. T., Nguyen, T. Q., Le, M. D. & Ziegler, T. : A new species of Cyrtodactylus (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from Ninh Binh Province, Vietnam. In: Zootaxa. 4162, 2016, p. 268 - 282 [Systematics, Molecular phylogeny].

  • Pham, C. T., Nguyen, T. Q., Hoang, C. V. & Ziegler, T.: New records and an updated list of amphibians from Xuan Lien Nature Reserve, Thanh Hoa Province, Vietnam. In: Herpetology Notes. 9, 2016, p. 31 - 41 [Systematics].

  • Guo, P., Liu, Q., Zhu, F., Zhong, G.H., Chen, X., Myers, E. A., Che, J., Zhang, L., Ziegler, T., Nguyen, T. Q. & Burbrink, F.T.: Complex longitudinal diversification across South China and Vietnam in Stejneger’s pit viper, Viridovipera stejnegeri (Schmidt, 1925) (Reptilia: Serpentes: Viperidae). In: Molecular Ecology . (2016)25, 2016, p. 2920 - 2936 [Molecular phylogeny].

Niemenak, Prof. Dr. Nicolas

Universite de Yaounde I, Germany
Field of research: Plant physiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Bernward Bisping Universität Hamburg
  • Fotso B., Amoa Amoa J., Sery D.J.M., Nandjui J., Voko Bi R.D.R., Kouadio A. N. M.-S, Gbongue L. R., Niemenak N., Zeze A. : Effects of soil physico-chemical properties on occurrence of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi communities associated to plantain (Musa AAB, Musaceae) rhizosphere in Côte d’Ivoire. In: African Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology . 4, 2016, p. 580 - 594 [ AMF, rhizosphere, plantain, diversity, soil, agro-ecological regions, Côte d’Ivoire. ].

  • Eyamo Evina VJ, De Taeye C, Niemenak N, Youmbi E, Collin S. : Influence of acetic and lactic acids on cocoa flavan-3-ol degradation through fermentation-like incubations. In: LWT - Food Science and Technology. 68, 2016, p. 514 - 522 [Cocoa,Fermentation-like incubation, Lactic acid, Acetic acid, Flavan-3-ols].

  • De Taeye C, Eyamo Evina VJ, Gaullet G, Niemenak N, Collin S. : Fate of anthocyanins through cocoa fermentation. Emergence of new polyphenolic dimers. In: Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry . 64, 2016, p. 8876 - 8885 [cocoa fermentation, anthocyanin, epicatechin, Criollo, cyanidin-rhamnoside].

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
  • Michael O'Connell, Fergus Kelly, James H. McAdam: Cattle in ancient and modern Ireland. Farming practices, environment and economy. Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2016, 230 pp. [Cattle; Grasslands; History; Mesolithic/Neolithic transition].

Okonjo, Prof. Dr. Kehinde

, United States of America
Field of research: Biophysical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Alfred Maelicke MPI für Ernährungsphysiologie
  • Kehinde O. Okonjo: Bohr effect of avian hemoglobins: Quantitative analyses based on the Wyman equation. In: Journal of Theoretical Biology. 410, 2016, p. 25 - 35 [hemoglobin; Bohr effect; Wyman equation].

Oslizlo, Dr. Anna

University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
Field of research: Microbiology
Host: Dr. Akos Tibor Kovacs Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena
  • Marivic Martin*, Theresa Hölscher*, Anna Dragoš*, Vough Cooper, Akos Kovács: Laboratory evolution of microbial interactions in bacterial biofilms. In: Journal of Bacteriology . 198, 2016, p. 2564 - 2571.

  • Theresa Hölscher, Anna Dragoš, Ramses Gallegos-Monterrosa, Marivic Martin,Eisha Mhatre, Anne Richter, Akos Kovács : Monitoring spatial segregation in surface colonizing microbial populations. In: Journal of Visualized Experiment. 116, 2016, p. doi:10.3791/54752.

Osman, Prof. 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)
  • Asmaa Galal-Khallaf, Alaa Osman, C.Carleos, E. Garcia-Vázquez,J. Borrell : A case study for assessing fish traceability in Egyptian aquafeed formulations using pyrosequencing and metabarcoding. In: Fisheries Research . 174, 2016, p. 143 - 150 [Fisheries traceability, Aquaculture, Next generation sequencing, MiniCOI Fisheries stocks, Overexploitation].

  • Khaled AbouelFadl, W. Aly, A. Abd El – Reheem, U. Mahmoud, H. Hamed, M. Moustafa, Alaa Osman: Heavy Metals Levels in the Blood of Oreochromis niloticus niloticus and Clarias gariepinus as Biomarkers of Metal Pollution in the River Nile. In: International Journal of Ecotoxicology and Ecobiology, . 1, 2016, p. 1 - 12 [Biomonitoring, Blood Metal, Sediment, water].

  • Khaled Mohammed-Geba, A. Mahdy, S. Eissa, Alaa Osman : Analysis of Population Genetics of the Endangered Nile Pufferfish Tetraodon lineatus (Linnaeus, 1758) in the Upper Egyptian River Nile. In: International Journal of Ecotoxicology and Ecobiology. 1, 2016, p. 60 - 66 [Africa, COI, PCR, Population Genetics, Pufferfish, Tetraodon lineatus].

Ou, Dr. Qiang

China University of Geosciences, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Palaeozoology
Host: Prof. Dr. Georg Mayer Universität Kassel
  • Jian Han, Shixue Hu, Paulyn Cartwright, Fangchen Zhao, Qiang Ou, Shin Kubota, Xing Wang, Xiaoguang Yang: The earliest pelagic jellyfish with rhopalia from Cambrian Chengjiang Lagerstätte. In: Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 449, 2016, p. 166 - 173.

  • Jian Han, Shin Kubota, Guoxiang Li, Qiang Ou, Xing Wang, Xiaoyong Yao, Degan Shu, Yong Li, Kentaro Uesugi, Masato Hoshino, Osamu Sasaki, Harumasa Kano, Tomohiko Sato, Tsuyoshi Komiya: Divergent evolution of medusozoan symmetric patterns: evidence from the microanatomy of Cambrian tetramerous cubozoans from South China. In: Gondwana Research. 31, 2016, p. 150 - 163.

Plavcova, Dr. Lenka

University of Alberta, Canada
Field of research: Plant anatomy and plant morphology
Host: Prof. Dr. Steven Jansen Universität Ulm
  • Hugh Morris, Lenka Plavcová, Patrick Cvecko, Esther Fichtler, Mark A. F. Gillingham, Hugo I. Martinez- Cabrera, Daniel J. McGlinn, Elisabeth Wheeler, Jingming Zheng, Kasia Zieminska, Steven Jansen: A global analysis of parenchyma tissue fractions in secondary xylem of seed plants. In: New Phytologist. 206, 2016, p. 1553 - 1565 [angiosperms, axial parenchyma, conifers, growth form, mean annual precipitation, mean annual temperature, ray parenchyma, secondary xylem.].

Ponte-Sucre, Prof. Dr. Alicia

Universidad Central de Venezuela, Venezuela
Field of research: Parasitology
Host: August Stich Missionsärztliche Klinik Würzburg
  • Alicia Ponte-Sucre: Altruismo en organismos unicelulares, evolución y supervivencia. In: Revista Razetti de Medicina. XII, 2016, p. 7 - 13 [Altruism, unicellular organisms].

  • Alicia Ponte Sucre: An overview of Trypanosoma brucei infections: an intense host parasite interaction. In: Frontiers in Microbiology, Infectious Diseases. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2016.02126. 7, 2016, [human African trypanosomiasis, variant surface glycoprotein, dynamic interaction, antigenic diversity, host response].

Raimondi, Dr. Francesco

Universita degli Studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Italy
Field of research: Informatics in biology, computer science in biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Robert B. Russell Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
  • Giambattista Guaitoli, Francesco Raimondi, Bernd K. Gilsbacha, Yacob Gómez-Llorente, Egon Deyaert, Fabiana Renzi, Xianting Li, Adam Schaffnerg, Pravin Kumar Ankush Jagtapk, Karsten Boldt, Felix von Zweydorfa, Katja Gotthardt, Donald D. Lorimer, Zhenyu Yue, Alex Burgin, Nebojsa Janjic, Michael Sattlerk, Wim Versées, Marius Ueffing, Iban Ubarretxena-Belandiag, Arjan Kortholte and Christian Johannes Gloeckner: Structural model of the dimeric Parkinson’s protein LRRK2 reveals a compact architecture involving distant interdomain contacts. In: PNAS. 113, 2016, p. E4357 - –E4366 [LRRK2, Parkinson’s disease, structural modeling, EM, CL-MS].

  • Francesco Raimondi, Gurdeep Singh, Matthew J. Betts, Gordana Apic, Ranka Vukotic, Pietro Andreone, Lincoln Stein & Robert B. Russell: Insights into cancer severity from biomolecular interaction mechanisms. In: Scientific Reports. 6, 2016, [Biochemical reaction networks, Cancer models, Computational models].

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
  • George C. Bourantas, Bevan L. Cheeseman, Rajesh Ramaswamy, and Ivo F. Sbalzarini: Using DC PSE operator discretization in Eulerian meshless collocation methods improves their robustness in complex geometries. In: Computers & Fluids. 136, 2016, p. 285.

  • Rajesh Ramaswamy and Frank Jülicher: Activity induces traveling waves, vortices and spatiotemporal chaos in a model actomyosin layer. In: Nature Scientific Reports. 6, 2016, p. 20838.

Saez Martinez, Dr. Isabel

Universitat de Barcelona, Spain
Field of research: Molecular biology
Host: Dr. David Vilchez Guerrero Universität zu Köln
  • Alireza Noormohammadi, Amirrabas Khodakarami, Ricardo Gutierrez-Garcia, Hyun-Ju Lee , Seda Koyuncu , Tom König , Chritstina Schindler, Isabel Saez,Azra Fatima, Christoph Dieterich, David Vilchez .: Somatic increase of CCT8 mimics proteostasis of human pluripotent stem cells and extends C. elegans lifespan. In: Nature Communications. 7, 2016, [proteostasis, aging, C elegans, stem cells].

  • Markus M. Rinschen, Puneet Bharil, Xiongwu Wu, Priyanka Kohli, Matthäus J. Reinert, Oliver Kretz, Isabel Saez, Bernhard Schermer, Martin Höhne, Malte P. Bartram, Sriram Aravamudhan8, Bernard R. Brooks, David Vilchez, Tobias B. Huber, Roman-Ulrich Müller, Marcus Krüger and Thomas Benzing: The ubiquitin ligase Ubr4 controls stability of podocin/MEC-2 supercomplexes. In: Human Molecular Genetics. 25, 2016, p. 1328 - 1344 [podocin, E3 ubiquitin ligase, protein stability].

Singh, Dr. Jaswinder

Khalsa College Amritsar, India
Field of research: Zoology
Host: Dr. Martin Schädler Helmholtz-Zentrum für Umweltforschung - UFZ
  • Sharanpreet Singh, Jaswinder Singh*, Adarsh Pal Vig : Effect of abiotic factors on the distribution of earthworms in different land use patterns. In: The Egyptian German Society for Zoology The Journal of Basic & Applied Zoology. 74, 2016, p. 41 - 50 [Abiotic factors; Biodiversity; Earthworms; Principal Component Analysis (PCA); Shannon–Wiener index].

Singh, Dr. Priyanka

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Jodhpur, India
Field of research: Cell biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Andrea Musacchio Max-Planck-Institut für molekulare Physiologie
  • Nair A. R., Singh P., Garcia S. D., Crespo R. D., Egger B. and Cabernard C.: The microcephaly protein WDR62/CG7337 is required to maintain centrosome asymmetry in Drosophila neuroblasts. In: Cell reports. 2016.

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
  • Tim Schöner, Sören Gassel, Ayako Osawa, Nicholas Tobias, Yukari Okuno, Yui Sakakibara, Kazutoshi Shindo, Gerhard Sandmann, Helge Bode : Aryl polyenes, one of the most widespread class of bacterial natural products, are functionally related to antioxidative carotenoids. In: Chembiochem . 17, 2016, p. 247 - 253 [secondary metabolites, chemical biology, natural products].

Tonchev, Prof. Dr. Dr. Anton Bozhidarov

Medical University, Bulgaria
Field of research: Neurobiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Anastassia Stoykova Max-Planck-Institut für biophysikalische Chemie (Karl-Friedrich-Bonhoeffer-Institut)
  • Anton B. Tonchev, Tran Cong Tuoc, Eva H. Rosenthal, Michele Studer, Anastassia Stoykova: Zbtb20 modulates the sequential generation of neuronal layers in developing cortex. In: Molecular Brain. 9:65, 2016, p. 1 - 15.

Torres Tejerizo, Dr. Gonzalo

Universidad Nacional de La Plata, Argentina
Field of research: Microbe genetics
Host: Prof. Dr. Alfred Pühler Universität Bielefeld
  • Gonzalo Torres Tejerizo, Marco Antonio Rogel, Ernesto Ormeño-Orrillo, María Julia Althabegoiti, Juliet Fernanda Nilsson, Karsten Niehaus, Andreas Schlüter, Alfred Pühler, María Florencia Del Papa, Antonio Lagares, Esperanza Martínez-Romero and Mariano Pistorio: Rhizobium favelukesii sp. nov., isolated from the root nodules of alfalfa (Medicago sativa L). In: International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary. 66, 2016, p. 1 - 7 [Rhizobia Alfalfa Broad-host-range Acid-tolerance].

Tostevin, Dr. Filipe

FOM Institute for Atomic and Molecular Physics (AMOLF), Netherlands
Field of research: Biophysics
Host: Prof. Dr. Ulrich Gerland Technische Universität München
  • Hannah Schramke, Filipe Tostevin, Ralf Heermann, Ulrich Gerland, Kirsten Jung: A Dual-Sensing Receptor Confers Robust Cellular Homeostasis. In: Cell Reports. 16, 2016, p. 213 - 221 [histidine kinase, response regulator, potassium, stimulus perception, signal integration].

Tsuda, Dr. Hirohisa

Kumamoto University, Japan
Field of research: Cell biology, cytobiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Ulrich Mohr Medizinische Hochschule Hannover
  • Hirohisa Tsuda, Mari Shiraki, Eri Inoue, Terumi Saito: Generation of poly-ß-hydroxybutyrate from acetate in higher plants: Detection of acetoacetyl CoA reductase- and PHB synthase-activities in rice. In: Journal of Plant Physiology. 201, 2016, p. 9 - 16.

Turner, Dr. James Malcolm

Charles Sturt University, Australia
Field of research: Animal physiology, metabolism physiology of animals
Host: Prof. Dr. Kathrin Dausmann Universität Hamburg
  • Stephanie Reher, Kathrin H. Dausmann, Lisa Warnecke, and James M. Turner: Food availability affects habitat use of Eurasian red squirrels (Sciurus vulgaris) in a semi-urban environment. In: Journal of Mammalogy. 97, 2016, p. 1543 - 1554 [foraging, habitat fragmentation, season, space-use patterns, supplemented food, urbanization].

Uzcategui Araujo, Prof. Dr. Nestor Luis

Universidad Central de Venezuela, Venezuela
Field of research: Parasitology
Host: Prof. Dr. Adam Bertl Technische Universität Darmstadt
  • Abeer Abousaab, Nestor L. Uzcategui, Bhaeldin Elsir, Florian Lang: Up-Regulation of the Excitatory Amino Acid Transporters EAAT1 and EAAT2 by Mammalian Target of Rapamycin. In: Cellular Physiology and Biochemistry. 39, 2016, p. 2492 - 2500 [Neuroexcitability, Glutamate transporter, SLC1A3, SLC1A2].

  • Musaab Ahmed, Myriam Fezai, Nestor L. Uzcategui, Zohreh Hosseinzadeh, Florian Lang: SGK3 Sensitivity of Voltage Gated K+ Channel Kv1.5 (KCNA5). In: Cellular Physiology and Biochemistry. 38, 2016, p. 359 - 367 [Serum & glucocorticoid inducible kinase , K+ channel , Nedd4-2 , Na+/K+ ATPase, Ouabain].

Vazquez-Rodriguez, Dr. Enrique

Instituto Venezolano de Investigaciones Cientificas, Venezuela
Field of research: Neurophysiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Hans-Georg Schaible Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena
  • Beatriz Elena Brito, Enrique Vazquez, Peter Taylor, Ysaias Alvarado, Horacio Vanegas, Antony Millan, Victor Tortorici: Antinociceptive effect of systemically administered dipyrone (metamizol), magnesium chloride or both in a murine model of cancer. In: European Journal of Pain. 21, 2016, p. 541 - 551 [Dipyrone, Magnesium chloride, cancer pain].

  • Rafael Salas, Karla Ramirez, Horacio Vanegas, Enrique Vazquez: Activity correlations between on-like and off-like cells of the rostral ventromedial medulla and simultaneously recorded wide-dynamic-range neurons of the spinal dorsal horn in rats. In: Brain Research. 1652, 2016, p. 103 - 110 [RVM on-cell, RVM off-cell, Descending pain facilitation, Spinal nociceptive neuron].