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Bibliographia Humboldtiana

II. Publications by Humboldt Research Fellows from Germany in 2016

Biosciences, life sciences

Apfelbeck, Dr. Beate

Max-Planck-Institut für Ornithologie, Germany
Field of research: Behavioural physiology, ethology
Host: Dr. Barbara Helm University of Glasgow
  • Beate Apfelbeck, Heiner Flinks, Wolfgang Goymann: Variation in circulating testosterone during mating predicts reproductive success in a wild songbird. In: Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution. 4, 2016, p. 107 [testosterone, reproductive success].

Banf, Dr. Michael

Universität Siegen, United States of America
Field of research: Informatics in biology, computer science in biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Christopher R. Somerville University of California, Berkeley
  • Zheng, Y., Jia, C., Sun, H., Rosli, H., Pombo, M., Zhang, P., Banf, M., Dai, X., Martin, G., Giovannoni, J., Zhao, P., Rhee, S.Y. and Fei,: iTAK: a program for genome-wide prediction and classification of plant transcription factors, transcriptional regulators, and protein kinases. In: Molecular Plant. 9, 2016, p. 1667 - 1670 [Transcription Factros, Transcriptional regulation].

  • Banf, M., and Rhee, S. Y.: Computational Inference of Gene Regulatory Networks: Approaches, Limitations and Opportunities. In: Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Gene Regulatory Mechanisms. 5, 2016, [Gene regulatory network inference, Computational Biology].

Gilles, Dr. Anita

Stiftung Tierärztliche Hochschule Hannover, Germany
Field of research: Marine zoology
Host: Prof. Dr. Lisa Taylor Ballance National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration
  • Anita Gilles, Sacha Viquerat, Elizabeth A. Becker, Karin A. Forney, Steve C.V. Geelhoed, Jan Haelters, Jacob Nabe-Nielsen, Meike Scheidat, Ursula Siebert, Signe Sveegaard, Floris M. van Beest, Rob van Bemmelen, Geert Aarts: Seasonal habitat-based density models for a marine top predator, the harbor porpoise, in a dynamic environment. In: Ecosphere. 7, 2016, p. e01367 - e01367 [species distribution modelling, habitat modelling, marine mammals, marine spatial planning, North Sea, top predator, conservation].

  • Verena Peschko, Katrin Ronnenberg, Ursula Siebert, Anita Gilles: Trends of harbour porpoise (Phocoena phocoena) density in the southern North Sea. In: Ecological Indicators. 60, 2016, p. 174 - 183 [Population dynamics, wildlife abundance estimation, density, Bayesian statistics].

Kant, Dr. Josefine

, Germany
Field of research: Molecular biology
Host: Dr. Matthias Wissuwa Japan International Research Center for Agricultural Sciencs (JIRCAS)
  • Josefine Nestler, Matthias Wissuwa: Superior root hair formation confers root efficiency in some, but not all, rice genotypes upon P deficiency. In: Frontiers in Plant Science. 7, 2016, p. 1935 [field, longevity, phosphorus, rice, root efficiency, root hair, root type].

Niehuis, Prof. Dr. Oliver

Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg, Germany
Field of research: Evolution
Host: Prof. Dr. Jürgen Gadau Arizona State University
  • S Liu, X Wang, L Xie, M Tan, Z Li, X Su, H Zhang, B Misof, K Kjer, M Tang, O Niehuis, H Jiang, X Zhou: Mitochondrial capture enriches mito-DNA 100 folds enabling PCR-free mitogenomics biodiversity analysis. In: Molecular Ecology Resources. 16, 2016, p. 470 - 479 [molecular methods, target DNA enrichment, barcoding].

  • C Mayer, M Sann, A Donath, M Meixner, L Podsiadlowski, RS Peters, M Petersen, K Meusemann, K Liere, JW Wägele, B Misof, C Bleidorn, M Ohl, O Niehuis : BaitFisher: a software package for multispecies target DNA enrichment probe design. In: Molecular Biology and Evolution. 33, 2016, p. 1875 - 1886 [molecular methods, target DNA enrichment, phylogenomics].

  • J Ruther, ÅK Hagström, B Brandstetter, J Hofferberth, A Bruckmann, F Semmelmann, M Fink, H Lowack, S Laberer, O Niehuis, R Deutzmann, C Löfstedt, R Sterner: Epimerisation of chiral hydroxylactones by short-chain dehydrogenases/reductases accounts for sex pheromone evolution in Nasonia. In: Scientific Reports. 6, 2016, p. 34697 [Nasonia, chemical ecology, molecular evolution].

  • T Pauli, L Vedder, D Dowling, K Meusemann, A Donath, L Podsiadlowski, RS Peters, C Mayer, S Liu, X Zhou, P Heger, T Wiehe, L Hering, G Mayer, B Misof, O Niehuis : Transcriptomic data from arthropods shed new light on the evolution of insulator proteins in insects. In: BMC Genomics. 17, 2016, p. 861 [insects, comparative genomics].

  • M Niehuis, O Niehuis: Nachweise des Johannisbeer-Prachtkäfers (Agrilus ribesi Schaefer, 1946) in Bayern und Funde der Art in Pfälzerwald und am Haardtrand (Rheinland-Pfalz) (Coleoptera: Buprestidae). In: Fauna und Flora in Rheinland-Pfalz. 13, 2016, p. 489 - 494 [faunistics].

Pletzer, Dr. Daniel

University of British Columbia, Canada
Field of research: Microbiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Robert Hancock University of British Columbia
  • Daniel Pletzer, Bob Hancock: Anti-biofilm peptides: Potential as broad-spectrum agents. In: J Bacteriol.. 198(19), 2016, p. 2572 - 2578.

  • Daniel Pletzer, Shannon Coleman, Robert Hancock: Anti-biofilm peptides as a new weapon in antimicrobial warfare. In: Current Opinion in Microbiology. 33, 2016, p. 35 - 40.

  • Sarah C. Mansour, Daniel Pletzer, Cesar de la Fuente-Núñez, Paul Kim, Gordon Y. Cheung, HS Joo, Michael Otto, Robert E.W. Hancock.: Bacterial Abscess Formation Is Controlled by the Stringent Stress Response and Can Be Targeted Therapeutically. In: EBioMedicine. 2016.

Selinski, Dr. Jennifer

Universität Osnabrück, Australia
Field of research: Plant physiology
Host: Prof. Dr. James Whelan La Trobe University
  • Jennifer Selinski, Andreas Hartmann, Saskia Höfler, Gabriele Deckers-Hebestreit, Renate Scheibe: Refined method to study the posttranslational regulation of alternative oxidases from Arabidopsis thaliana in vitro. In: Physiologia Plantarum. 157, 2016, p. 264 - 279 [Alternative oxidase, Arabidopsis thaliana, Escherichia coli, enzyme activity, post-translational activation].

  • Marina Kozuleva, Tatjana Goss, Manuel Twachtmann, Katherina Rudi, Jennifer Trapka, Jennifer Selinski, Boris Ivanov, Prashanth Garapati, Heinz-Juergen Steinhoff, Toshiharu Hase, Renate Scheibe, Johann P. Klare, Guy T. Hanke: Ferredoxin:NADP(H) oxidoreductase abundance and location influences redox poise and stress tolerance. In: Plant Physiology. 172, 2016, p. 1480 - 1493 [Ferredoxin:NADP(H) oxidoreductase, Arabidopsis thaliana, redox].

Stark, Dr. Regina

, Netherlands
Field of research: Immunobiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Rene A. W. van Lier Sanquin Blood Supply
  • Mackay LK, Minnich M, Kragten NA, Liao Y, Nota B, Seillet C, Zaid A, Man K, Preston S, Freestone D, Braun A, Wynne-Jones E, Behr FM, Stark R, Pellicci DG, Godfrey DI, Belz GT, Pellegrini M, Gebhardt T, Busslinger M, Shi W, Carbone FR, van Lier RA, Kallies A, van Gisbergen KP: Hobit and Blimp1 instruct a universal transcriptional program of tissue residency in lymphocytes. In: Science. 352, 2016, p. 459 - 463 [Immunology ].