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Bibliographia Humboldtiana

I. Publications by Humboldt Research Fellows from abroad in 2017

Biosciences, life sciences

Alejandro, Prof. Dr. Grecebio Jonathan

University of Santo Tomas, Philippines
Field of research: Plant systematology and evolution
Host: Dr. Ulrich Meve Universität Bayreuth
  • JAD Ordas, CI Banag & GJD Alejandro: Neonauclea viridiflora (Rubiaceae), a new myrmecophytic species of Naucleeae from Eastern Samar, with notes on Myrmecophytic species in the Philippines. In: Systematic Botany. 42(2), 2017, p. 364 - 370 [Calyx lobes, endangered, endemic, Mindanao, Neonauclea, Rubiaceae, Visayas].

  • CI Banag, A Mouly, GJD Alejandro, B Bremer, U Meve, GW Grimm, & S Liede-Schumann: Ixora (Rubiaceae) on the Philippines – crossroad or cradle?. In: BMC Evolutionary Biology . 17(131), 2017, p. 1 - 16 [Huxley’s line, incongruent genealogies, island biogeography, Ixora, molecular systematics, incomplete lineage sorting, Philippines, phylogeny, Rubiaceae, Wallace’s line].

  • APG Macabeo, PYM Rubio, T Higuchi, N Umezawa, C Faderl, S Budde, PS Bangcaya & GJD Alejandro: Polyoxygenated seco-cyclohexenes and other constituents from Uvaria valderramensis. In: Biochemical Systematics and Ecology. 71, 2017, p. 200 - 204 [Uvaria valderramensis, Annonaceae, Chemotaxonomy, Valderepoxide, Seco-cyclohexenes, Chalcones].

Antony, Dr. Chakkiath Paul

Savitribai Phule Pune University, Germany
Field of research: Microbe ecology
Host: Prof. Dr. Nicole Dubilier Max-Planck-Institut für Marine Mikrobiologie
  • Rubin-Blum M, Antony CP, Borowski C, Sayavedra L, Pape T, Sahling H, Bohrmann G, Kleiner M, Redmond MC, Valentine DL, Dubilier N: Short-chain alkanes fuel mussel and sponge Cycloclasticus symbionts from deep-sea gas and oil seeps. In: Nature Microbiology. 2, 2017, p. 17093 - 17094 [short-chain alkanes, Cycloclasticus, metagenomics, metatranscriptomics, asphalt seeps, symbiosis].

  • Tavormina PL, Kellermann MY, Antony CP, Tocheva EI, Dalleska NF, Jensen AJ, Valentine DL, Hinrichs KU, Jensen GJ, Dubilier N, Orphan VJ: Starvation and recovery in the deep-sea methanotroph Methyloprofundus sedimenti. In: Molecular Microbiology. 103, 2017, p. 242 - 252 [Methanotroph physiology, Deep-sea, Methyloprofundus, RNA].

Blazquez Llorca, Dr. Lidia

Universidad Politecnica de Madrid, Spain
Field of research: Neurobiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Jochen Herms Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)
  • Lidia Blazquez-Llorca, Susana Valero-Freitag, Eva Ferreira Rodrigues, Ángel Merchán-Pérez, J. Rodrigo Rodríguez, Mario M. Dorostkar, Javier DeFelipe and Jochen Herms: High plasticity of axonal pathology in Alzheimer’s disease mouse models. In: Acta Neuropathologica Communications. 5, 2017, p. 14 [Alzheimer’s disease, Dystrophic neurites, FIB/SEM microscopy, Three-dimensional, Two-photon microscopy].

Bradshaw, Priv. Doz. Dr. Nicholas James

University of Rijeka, Croatia
Field of research: Cell biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Carsten Korth Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf
  • Antony S.K. Yerabham, Philippe J. Mas, Christina Decker, Dinesh C. Soares, Oliver H. Weiergräber, Luitgard Nagel-Steger, Dieter Willbold, Darren J. Hart, Nicholas J. Bradshaw, Carsten Korth: A structural organization for Disrupted in Schizophrenia 1, identified by high-throughput screening, reveals distinctly folded regions which are bisected by mental illness-related mutations . In: Journal of Biological Chemistry. 292, 2017, p. 6468 - 6477 [Structural biology Biophysics Mental illness Protein biology Neuroscience].

  • Nicholas J. Bradshaw, Svenja V. Trossbach, Sabrina Köber, Susanne Walter, Ingrid Prikulis, Sascha Weggen, Carsten Korth: Disrupted in Schizophrenia 1 regulates the processing of reelin in the perinatal cortex. In: Schizophrenia Research. 2017, [Molecular biology Cell biology Mental illness Neuroscience].

  • Nina Sarah Gowert, Irena Krüger, Meike Klier, Lili Donner, Friederike Kipkeew, Michael Gliem, Nicholas J. Bradshaw, David Lutz, Sabrina Köber, Harald Langer, Sebastien Jander, Kerstin Jurk, Michael Frotscher, Carsten Korth, Hans H. Bock, Margitta Elvers: Loss of Reelin protects mice against arterial thrombosis by impairing integrin activation and thrombus formation under high shear conditions. In: Cellular Signalling. 40, 2017, p. 210 - 221 [Reelin Thrombosis Biology Medicine Blood Platelets].

  • Nicholas J. Bradshaw, Liisa Ukkola-Vuoti, Maiju Pankakoski, Amanda B. Zheutlin, Alfredo Ortega-Alonso, Minna Torniainen-Holm, Vishal Sinha, Sebastien Therman, Tiina Paunio, Jaana Suvisaari, Jouko Lönnqvist, Tyrone D. Cannon, Jari Haukka, William Hennah: The NDE1 genomic locus can affect treatment of psychiatric illness through gene expression changes related to microRNA-484. In: Open Biology. 7, 2017, p. 170153 [Schizophrenia, gene expression, DISC1 network, NDE1, miR-484, pharmacogenetics].

Bustamante, Dr. Claudia

CONICET, Argentina
Field of research: Plant physiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Alisdair Fernie Max-Planck-Institut für molekulare Pflanzenphysiologie
  • Laura A. Svetaz, Claudia A. Bustamante, Camila Goldy, Nery Rivero, Gabriela L. Müller, Gabriel H. Valentini, Alisdair R. Fernie, María F. Drincovich & María V. Lara: Unraveling early events in the Taphrina deformans – Prunus persica interaction: an insight into the differential responses in resistant and susceptible genotypes. In: Plant, Cell and Environment. 2017, p. 1 - 18 [Biotrophic; defensin; dimorphism; flavonoids; leaf curl disease; peach tree; salicylic acid].

  • Camila Goldy, Laura A. Svetaz, Claudia A. Bustamante, Marco Allegrini, Gabriel H. Valentini, María F. Drincovich, Alisdair R. Fernie, María V. Lara : Comparative proteomic and metabolomic studies between Prunus persica genotypes resistant and susceptible to Taphrina deformans suggest a molecular basis of resistance. In: Plant Physiology and Biochemistry. 118, 2017, p. 245 - 255 [Dimorphism, biotroph, proteomics, metabolomics ].

Carstens, Prof. Dr. Eric Bruce

Queen's University at Kingston, Canada
Field of research: Molecular biology
Host: Dr. Johannes Jehle Julius Kühn-Institut - Bundesforschungsinstitut für Kulturpflanzen (JKI)
  • G Gueli Alletti, M Eigenbrod, E. B. Carstens, RG Kleespies, and JA Jehle: The genome sequence of Agrotis segetum granulovirus, isolate AgseGV-DA, reveals a new Betabaculovirus species of a slow killing granulovirus. In: Journal of Invertebrate Pathology. 146, 2017, p. 58 - 68 [baculovirus, genome sequencing, taxonomy, granulovirus,].

  • Simmonds, Peter; Adams, Mike J.; Benkő, Mária; Breitbart, Mya; Brister, J. Rodney; Carstens, Eric B.; Davison, Andrew J.; Delwart, Eric; Gorbalenya, Alexander E.; Harrach, Balázs; Hull, Roger; King, Andrew M. Q.; Koonin, Eugene V.; Krupovic, Mart; Kuhn, Jens H.; Lefkowitz, Elliot J.; Nibert, Max L.; Orton, Richard; Roossinck, Marilyn J.; Sabanadzovic, Sead; Sullivan, Matthew B.; Suttle, Curtis A.; Tesh, Robert B.; van der Vlugt, René A.; Varsani, Arvind; Zerbini, F. Murilo: Consensus statement: Virus taxonomy in the age of metagenomics. In: Nature Reviews Microbiology. 15, 2017, p. 161 - 168 [metagenomics virus taxonomy ICTV].

Castellanos Galindo, Dr. Gustavo Adolfo

WWF Columbia, Germany
Field of research: Marine ecology
Host: Prof. Dr. Matthias Wolff Universität Bremen
  • Castellanos-Galindo G.A., Cantera J., Valencia N., Giraldo S., Peña E., Kluger L., Wolff M. : Modeling trophic flows in the wettest mangroves of the world: the case of Bahía Málaga in the Colombian Pacific coast. In: Hydrobiologia. 803, 2017, p. 13 - 27 [trophic modelling, mangroves, small-scale fisheries, Colombia].

  • Castellanos-Galindo G.A., Kluger L.C., Tompkins P. : Panama’s impotent mangrove laws. In: Science. 355, 2017, p. 918 - 919 [Mangroves, conservation, deforestation, Panama].

  • Lee S.Y., Jones E.B.G., Diele K., Castellanos-Galindo G.A., Nordhaus I.: Chapter 3: Biodiversity. In: Mangrove Ecosystems: A Global Biogeographic Perspective; Structure, Function and Services. (Ed. Rivera-Monroy V, Lee SY, Kristensen E, Twilley RR ) Switzerland: Springer, 2017, p. 55 - 86 [Mangrove biodiveristy, macrofauna, fish, biogeography].

Cobben, Dr. Marleen Maria Petra

Netherlands Institute of Ecology (NIOO-KNAW), Germany
Field of research: Ecology
Host: Prof. Dr. Thomas Hovestadt Biozentrum Universität Würzburg
  • Marleen MP Cobben, Oliver Mitesser, Alexander Kubisch: Evolving mutation rate advances the invasion speed of a sexual species. In: BMC Evolutionary Biology. 17, 2017, p. 150 - 150 [Local adaptation, Spatial sorting, Individual-based model, Evolvability, Dispersal evolution, Metapopulation].

Costantini, Dr. David

University of Antwerp (UA), Germany
Field of research: Environmental protection, environmental toxicology
Host: Dr. Christian C. Voigt Leibniz-Institut für Zoo- u Wildtierforschung (IZW)
  • Costantini D., Smith S., Killen S.S., Nielsen J., Steffensen J.F., : The Greenland shark: a new challenge for the oxidative stress theory of ageing?. In: Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part A. 203, 2017, p. 227 - 232 [Ageing; Lifespan; Oxidative stress; Sharks; Vertebrates].

Ergünay, Dr. Koray

Robert Koch-Institut (RKI), Germany
Field of research: Virology, virus and bacteriophages
Host: Dr. Andreas Nitsche Robert Koch-Institut (RKI)
  • Dinçer E, Brinkmann A, Hekimoğlu O, Hacıoğlu S, Földes K, Karapınar Z, Polat PF, Oğuz B, Orunç Kılınç Ö, Hagedorn P, Özer N, Özkul A, Nitsche A, Ergünay K.: Generic amplification and next generation sequencing reveal Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever virus AP92-like strain and distinct tick phleboviruses in Anatolia, Turkey. In: Parasites and Vectors. 10, 2017, p. 335 [Tick, Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever virus, Phlebovirus, AP92, Nairovirus, Next generation sequencing, Surveillance, Anatolia, Turkey].

  • Ergünay K, Litzba N, Brinkmann A, Günay F, Sarıkaya Y, Kar S, Örsten S, Öter K, Domingo C, Erisoz Kasap Ö, Özkul A, Mitchell L, Nitsche A, Alten B, Linton YM.: Co-circulation of West Nile virus and distinct insect-specific flaviviruses in Turkey. In: Parasites and Vectors. 10, 2017, p. 149 [West Nile virus, Flavivirus, Insect-specific, Biosurveillance, Mosquito, Turkey].

  • Ergünay K, Brinkmann A, Litzba N, Günay F, Kar S, Öter K, Örsten S, Sarıkaya Y, Alten B, Nitsche A, Linton YM.: A novel rhabdovirus, related to Merida virus, in field-collected mosquitoes from Anatolia and Thrace. In: Archives of Virology. 162, 2017, p. 1903 - 1911 [Rhabdovirus, novel, mosquito, next generation sequencing, Turkey].

Eweida, Dr. Ahmad

Alexandria University, Egypt
Field of research: Biotechnology
Host: Prof. Dr. Ulrich Kneser Berufsgenossenschaftliche Unfallklinik Ludwigshafen
  • Ahmad Eweida, Matthias Schulte, Oliver Frisch, Ulrich Kneser, Leila Harhaus. : The Impact of Various Scaffold Components on Vascularized Bone Constructs. In: Journal of Craniomaxillofacial Surgery. 2017.

Francelle, Dr. Laetitia

Commissariat a l'Energie Atomique (CEA), Germany
Field of research: Neurobiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Gudrun Rappold Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
  • Laetitia Francelle, Caroline Lotz, Taigo Outeiro, Emmanuel Brouillet, Karine Merienne: Contribution of Neuroepigenetics to Huntington's Disease. In: Frontiers in Human Neuroscience. 2017, [HDAC inhibitors; Huntington’s disease; epigenomics; neurodegenerative diseases; neuroepigenetics; neuronal activity; transcriptomics].

  • Rita Machado de Oliveira, Hugo Vicente Miranda, Laetitia Francelle, Raquel Pinho, Éva M. Szegö, Renato Martinho, Francesca Munari, Diana F. Lázaro, Sébastien Moniot, Patrícia Guerreiro, Luis Fonseca-Ornelas, Zrinka Marijanovic, Pedro Antas, Ellen Gerhardt, Francisco Javier Enguita, Bruno Fauvet, Deborah Penque, Teresa Faria Pais, Qiang Tong, Stefan Becker, Sebastian Kügler, Hilal Ahmed Lashuel, Clemens Steegborn, Markus Zweckstetter, and Tiago Fleming Outeiro: The mechanism of sirtuin 2-mediated exacerbation of alpha-synuclein toxicity in models of Parkinson disease. In: PLoS Biology. 2017, [alpha-synuclein; toxicity; Parkinson's disease; sirtuin 2].

  • Joaquın Pardo; Martin C. Abba; Ezequiel Lacunza; Laetitia Francelle; Gustavo R. Morel; Tiago F. Outeiro; Rodolfo G. Goya: Identification of a conserved gene signature associated with an exacerbated inflammatory environment in the hippocampus of aging rats. In: Hippocampus. 2017, [Barnes maze; aging; hippocampal transcriptome; immune pathways; spatial memory].

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., Krzemiński W.: A new fossil mayfly species of the genus Borinquena Traver, 1938 (Insecta: Ephemeroptera: Leptophlebiidae: Atalophlebiinae) from Miocene Dominican amber. In: Annales Zoologici. 67, 2017, p. 113 - 119 [Mayflies, Hagenulini, Neotropics, new species, Dominican amber, Miocene.].

  • Soldán T., Godunko R., Staniczek A.H.: Baetis (Baetis) cypronix sp.n., a new species of the Baetis alpinus species-group (Insecta, Ephemeroptera, Baetidae) from Cyprus, with annotated checklist of Baetidae in the Mediterranean islands. In: ZooKeys. 644, 2017, p. 1 - 32 [Baetinae, Baetis alpinus species-group, checklist, distribution, endemism.].

  • Martynov A.V., Godunko R.J.: Mayflies of the Caucasus Mountains. IV. New species of the genus Nigrobaetis Novikova & Kluge, 1987 (Ephemeroptera, Baetidae) from Georgia. In: Zootaxa. 4231, 2017, p. 70 - 84 [Mayflies, taxonomy, new species, Ephemeroptera, Nigrobaetis, Takobia.].

Hulley, Dr. Percy Alexander

Iziko - South African Museum, South Africa
Field of research: Animal systematology and evolution
Host: Dr. Gerhard Krefft Bundesforschungsanstalt für Fischerei
  • M.P. OLIVAR, P.A. HULLEY, A. CASTELLÓN, M. EMELIANOV, C. LÓPEZ, V.M. TUSET, T. CONTRERAS, B. MOLÍ : Mesopelagic fishes across the tropical and equatorial Atlantic: Biogeographical and vertical patterns. In: Progress in Oceanography. 151, 2017, p. 116 - 137.

  • B.A. POLIDORO, G.M. RALPH, M. HARVEY, K.E. CARPENTER, ... P.A. HULLEY ... et al.: Red List of Marine Bony Fishes of the Eastern Central Atlantic. Gland, Switzerland: IUCN, 2017, 80 pp.

Ibanez Ricoma, Dr. Alejandro

Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, Germany
Field of research: Evolution
Host: Dr. Sebastian Steinfartz Technische Universität Carolo-Wilhelmina zu Braunschweig
  • Alejandro Ibáñez, Markus Menke, Galo Quezada, Gustavo Jimenez-Uzcategui, Stefan Schulz, Sebastian Steinfartz: Diversity of compounds in femoral secretions of Galápagos iguanas (genera: Amblyrhynchus and Conolophus), and their potential role in sexual communication in lek-mating marine iguanas (Amblyrhynchus cristatus). In: PeerJ. 2017, [Femoral glands, Lek-mating system, Lipophilic fraction, Body condition index, 11-Eicosenoic acid, Genetic population structure].

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)
  • David L. Roberts, Ivan Jaric, Andrew R. Solow: On the functional extinction of the Passenger Pigeon. In: Conservation Biology. 31 (5), 2017, p. 1192 - 1195 [functional extinction; extinction risk; extinct species; reproductive failure; sighting record].

  • David L. Strayer, Carla M. D'Antonio, Franz Essl, Mike S. Fowler, Juergen Geist, Sabine Hilt, Ivan Jaric, Klaus Johnk, Clive G. Jones, Xavier Lambin, Alexander W. Latzka, Jan Pergl, Petr Pysek, Peter Robertson, Menja von Schmalensee, Robert A. Stefansson, Justin Wright, Jonathan M. Jeschke: Boom-bust dynamics in biological invasions: towards an improved application of the concept. In: Ecology Letters. 20, 2017, p. 1337 - 1350 [alien species, biological invasions, concepts, exotic species, invasive species, long-term, management, non-native species, population collapse, population crash, population dynamics, reckless invaders, systematic review].

  • Ivan Jaric, Carsten Riepe, Jörn Gessner: Sturgeon and paddlefish life history and management: experts' knowledge and beliefs. In: Journal of Applied Ichthyology. in press, 2017, p. 1 - 10 [sturgeon, paddlefish, life history, ecology, management, aquaculture, fishery].

Kaasalainen, Dr. Ulla Susanna

University of Helsinki, Finland
Field of research: Botany
Host: Dr. Alexander Schmidt Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • Ulla Kaasalainen, Alexander R. Schmidt, Jouko Rikkinen: Diversity and ecological adaptations in Palaeogene lichens. In: Nature Plants. 3, 2017, p. 17049 [Amber, Ascomycota, fossil fungi, fossil lichens, symbiosis].

  • Ulla Kaasalainen, Jochen Heinrichs, Matthew A. M. Renner, Lars Hedenäs, Alfons Schäfer-Verwimp, Gaik Ee Lee, Michael S. Ignatov, Jouko Rikkinen, Alexander R. Schmidt: A Caribbean epiphyte community preserved in Miocene Dominican amber. In: Earth and Environmental Science Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh. 107, 2017, [Corticolous communities, fossil lichens, fossil liverworts, fossil mosses].

Kim, Dr. Yangmin

Pohang University of Science and Technology, Republic of Korea
Field of research: Plant physiology
Host: Dr. Andrea Carminati Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • Kosala Ranathunge, Yangmin X Kim, Friedrich Wassmann, Tino Kreszies, Viktoria Zeisler, Lukas Schreiber : The composite water and solute transport of barley (Hordeum vulgare) roots: effect of suberized barriers. In: Annals of Botany . 119, 2017, p. 629 - 643 [plant water relation ].

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
  • Dilja Krueger-Burg, Theofilos Papadopoulos, Nils Brose: Organizers of inhibitory synapses come of age. In: Current Opinion in Neurobiology. 45, 2017, p. 66 - 77 [Neuroscience, inhibitory synapses, psychiatric disorders].

Leelaram, Dr. Majety Naga

Max-Planck-Institut für biophysikalische Chemie (Karl-Friedrich-Bonhoeffer-Institut), Germany
Field of research: Cell biochemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Reinhard Lührmann Max-Planck-Institut für biophysikalische Chemie (Karl-Friedrich-Bonhoeffer-Institut)
  • Karl Bertram, Dmitry Agafonov, Olexandr Dybkov, David Haselbach, Leelaram Majety, Cindy Will, Henning Urlaub, Berthold Kastner, Reinhard Lührmann, Holger Stark: Cryo-EM Structure of a Pre-catalytic Human Spliceosome Primed for Activation. In: Cell. 170, 2017, p. 701 - 713 [B complex spliceosome; B-specific proteins; cryo-EM; pre-catalytic spliceosome; pre-mRNA splicing; spliceosome; spliceosome structure].

Liang, Prof. Dr. Chao

Chinese Academy of Sciences, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Microbe ecology
Host: Prof. Dr. Matthias Kästner Helmholtz-Zentrum für Umweltforschung - UFZ
  • Chao Liang, Josh Schimel, Julie Jastrow: The importance of anabolism in microbial control over soil carbon storage. In: Nature Microbiology. 2, 2017, p. 17105.

Machado-Schiaffino, Prof. Dr. Gonzalo

Universität Konstanz, Spain
Field of research: Population genetics
Host: Prof. Dr. Axel Meyer Universität Konstanz
  • C.D. Hulsey, G. Machado-Schiaffino, L. Keicher, D. Ellis-Soto, F. Henning, A. Meyer.: The integrated genomic architecture and evolution of dental divergence in East African cichlid fishes (Haplochromis chilotes x H. nyererei). In: G3: genes, genomes, and genetics. 7, 2017, p. 3195 - 3202.

  • J. Torres-Dowdall, J. Golcher-Benavides, G. Machado-Schiaffino & A. Meyer: The role of rare morph advantage and conspicuousness in the stable gold-dark colour polymorphism of Midas cichlid fishes. In: Journal of Animal Ecology. 86, 2017, p. 1044 - 1053.

  • G. Machado-Schiaffino, A.F. Kautt, J. Torres-Dowdall, L. Baumgarten, F. Henning & A. Meyer: Incipient Speciation Driven by Hypertrophied Lips in Midas Cichlids Fish?. In: Molecular Ecology. 26, 2017, p. 2348 - 2362.

  • F. Henning*, G. Machado-Schiaffino*, L. Baumgarten & A. Meyer: Genetic dissection of adaptive form and function in rapidly-speciating cichlid fishes. In: Evolution. 71, 2017, p. 1297 - 1312.

  • J.L. Horreo, G. Machado-Schiaffino & E. Garcia-Vazquez: Forensic assignment to geographic origin, a useful tool in seafood fraud control. In: Forensic Science International. 272, 2017, p. 37 - 40.

  • J. Gilbey, J. Coughlan, V. Wennevik, P. Prodöhl, J.R. Stevens, C. Garcia de Leaniz, D. Ensing, E. Cauwelier, C. Cherbonnel, S. Consuegra, M.W. Coulson, T.F. Cross, W. Crozier, E. Dillane, J.S. Ellis, E. García-Vázquez, A.M. Griffiths, S. Gudjonsson, K. Hindar, S. Karlsson, D. Knox, G. Machado-Schiaffino, D. Meldrup, E.E. Nielsen, K. Ólafsson, C.R. Primmer, S. Prusov, L. Stradmeyer, J-P. Vähä, A.J. Veselov, L.M.I. Webster, P. McGinnity & E. Verspoor: A microsatellite baseline for genetic stock identification of European Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.). (doi:10.1093/icesjms/fsx184). In: ICES Journal of Marine Science. 2017.

Majdi, Dr. Nabil

Universite Paul Sabatier (Toulouse III), Germany
Field of research: Animal ecology and behavioural ecology
Host: Prof. Dr. Walter Traunspurger Universität Bielefeld
  • Nabil Majdi, Ilka Threis, Walter Traunspurger: It's the little things that count: Meiofaunal density and production in the sediment of two headwater streams. In: Limnology and Oceanography. 62, 2017, p. 151 - 163 [Biomass Production Body-size spectrum Stream Ecology Invertebrates].

Moura, Dr. Jailson Fulgencio de

Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Brazil
Field of research: Marine ecology
Host: Prof. Dr. Agostino Merico Universität Bremen
  • Helena Kehrig, Gilberto Baptista, Ana Di Beneditto, Marcelo Almeida, Carlos Rezende, Salvatore Siciliano, Jailson Moura, Isabel Moreira : Mercury biomagnification in the Atlantic spotted dolphin (Stenella frontalis)food chain, using nitrogen stable isotope as an ecological tracer. In: Revista de Biología Marina y Oceanografía. 52, 2017, p. 233 - 244 [Marine mammal, Biota, toxic element, biotransference].

  • Davi Tavares, Jailson Moura, Agostino Merico, Salvatore Siciliano: Incidence of marine debris in seabirds feeding at different water depths. In: Marine Pollution Bulletin. 119, 2017, p. 68 - 73 [PlasticPollutionMarine birdsOceanSouth Atlantic OceanTropical ecology].

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
  • A Louloupi, E Ntini, J Liz J, UA Ørom.: Microprocessor dynamics shows co- and post-transcriptional processing of pri-miRNAs. In: RNA. 23, 2017, p. 892 - 898 [miRNA; miRNA biogenesis; pri-miRNA].

Nunez, Dr. Rayner

Instituto de Ecologia y Sistematica, Cuba
Field of research: Zoology
Host: Dr. Axel Hausmann Staatliche Naturwissenschaftliche Sammlungen Bayerns (SNSB)
  • Rayner Núñez Aguila, Julio A. Genaro, Antonio R. Pérez-Asso, Axel Hausmann : A new species of the hysius species-group of Calisto Hübner (Lepidoptera, Nymphalidae, Satyrinae) and insights into the status of different populations currently attributed to C. grannus Bates. In: Zootaxa. 4317, 2017, p. 1 - 44 [Lepidoptera, Greater Antilles, Hispaniola, COI, ABGD, barcoding, Bayesian Inference, BIN, character base, diagnostic sites, GMYC, haplotype network, Maximum Likelihood, monophyly, new species, gen tree, phylogeny, PTP].

Okonjo, Prof. Dr. Kehinde

University of Ibadan, Nigeria
Field of research: Biophysical chemistry
Host: Prof. Dr. Alfred Maelicke MPI für Ernährungsphysiologie
  • Kehinde Okonjo: Bohr effect of native and chemically modified hemoglobins: Quantitative analyses based on the Wyman equation. In: Biophysical Chemistry. 226, 2017, p. 34 - 42 [Mammalian hemoglobins; Positively and negatively contributing Bohr groups; α-Chain terminal amino group; Ionic strength; Cys93β; Wyman equation ].

  • Kehinde Onwochei Okonjo: Bohr effect of human hemoglobin: Separation of tertiary and quaternary contributions based on the Wyman equation. In: Biophysical Chemistry. 2017, p. 85 - 95 [Human hemoglobin; 2,3-bisphosphoglycerate; β-chain terminal amino group; Lys82β; Tertiary and quaternary Bohr effect; Wyman equation].

Oslizlo, Dr. Anna

University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
Field of research: Microbiology
Host: Dr. Akos Tibor Kovacs Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena
  • Anna Dragoš, Akos Kovács : The peculiar functions of bacterial extracellular matrix. In: Trends in Microbiology. 25, 2017, p. 257 - 266.

  • Marivic Martin*,Anna Dragoš*, Theresa Hölscher*, Gergely Maróti, Balazs Bálint, Martin Westermann, Akos Kovács : De novo evolved interference competition promotes the spread of biofilm defectors. In: Nature Communications. 8, 2017, p. 15127.

Ou, Dr. Qiang

China University of Geosciences, Germany
Field of research: Palaeozoology
Host: Prof. Dr. Georg Mayer Universität Kassel
  • Han, J., Morris, S. C., Ou, Q., Shu, D., & Huang, H.: Meiofaunal deuterostomes from the basal Cambrian of Shaanxi (China). In: Nature. 542, 2017, p. 228 - 231.

Pietrzyk-Brzezinska, Dr. Agnieszka Joanna

Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland
Field of research: Molecular biology
Host: Prof. Dr. Markus C. Wahl Freie Universität Berlin
  • Imber Marcel, Huyen Nguyen Thi Thu, Pietrzyk-Brzezinska Agnieszka J., Loi Vu Van, Hillion Melanie, Bernhardt Jörg, Thärichen Lena, Kolšek Katra, Saleh Malek, Hamilton Chris J., Adrian Lorenz, Gräter Frauke, Wahl Markus C., and Antelmann Haike: Protein S-Bacillithiolation Functions in Thiol Protection and Redox Regulation of the Glyceraldehyde-3-Phosphate Dehydrogenase Gap in Staphylococcus aureus Under Hypochlorite Stress. In: Antioxidants & Redox Signaling. 2017.

Ponte-Sucre, Prof. Dr. Alicia

Universidad Central de Venezuela, Venezuela
Field of research: Parasitology
Host: Mr August Stich Missionsärztliche Klinik Würzburg
  • Michael Berninger, Ines Schmidt, Alicia Ponte-Sucre and Ulrike Holzgrabe: Novel lead compounds in pre-clinical development against African sleeping sickness. In: MedChemComm. 8 , 2017, p. 1872 - 1890 [lead compounds, preclinical stage, african trypanosomiasis, drug development].

Rahman, Dr. Mohammad Asrafur

University of Manchester, Germany
Field of research: Plant ecology
Host: Prof. Dr. Stephan Pauleit Technische Universität München
  • Mohammad A. Rahman, Astrid Moser, Thomas Rötzer, Stephan Pauleit : Microclimatic differences and their influence on transpirational cooling of Tilia cordata in two contrasting street canyons in Munich,Germany. In: Agricultural and Forest Meteorology. 232, 2017, p. 443 - 456 [Transpiration; Street canyon; Aspect ratio; Sap flux density; Urban trees; Cooling effect].

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
  • Francesco Raimondi, Matthew J. Betts, Qianhao Lu, Asuka Inoue, Robert B. Russell: Genetic variants affecting equivalent protein family positions reflect human diversity. In: Scientific Reports. 7, 2017, [Protein function predictions Rare variants].

Richardson, Dr. Douglas Scott

Harvard University, United States of America
Field of research: Cell biology, cytobiology
Host: Prof. Dr. Stefan W. Hell Max-Planck-Institut für biophysikalische Chemie (Karl-Friedrich-Bonhoeffer-Institut)
  • Douglas Richardson, Carola Gregor, Franziska Winter, Nicolai Urban, Steffen Sahl, Katrin Willig, Stefan Hell : SRpHi ratiometric pH biosensors for super- resolution microscopy. In: Nature Communications. 8, 2017, [pH, endocytosis, STED, biosensor, microscopy, super-resolution].

Shi, Dr. Dongbo

, Germany
Field of research: Molecular genetics
Host: Dr. Thomas Greb Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
  • Dongbo Shi, Tinatini Tavhelidse, Thomas Thumberger, Joachim Wittbrodt, Thomas Greb: Bifacial stem cell niches in fish and plants. In: Current Opinion in Genetics & Development. 45, 2017, p. 28 - 33 [developmental biology, radial growth; cambium; wood formation; CMZ; fish eye; stem cell niches].

Singh, Dr. Jaswinder

Khalsa College Amritsar, India
Field of research: Zoology
Host: Dr. Martin Schädler Helmholtz-Zentrum für Umweltforschung - UFZ
  • Sartaj Ahmad Bhat, Jaswinder Singh, Adarsh Pal Vig: Amelioration and degradation of pressmud and bagasse wastes using vermitechnology. In: Bioresource Technology. 243, 2017, p. 1097 - 1104 [Eisenia fetida Heavy metals Industrial waste Maturity Vermiconversion].

Torres Lopez, Dr. Diana Maria

Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Colombia
Field of research: Molecular genetics
Host: Prof. Dr. Ute Hamann Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum (DKFZ)
  • Torres D, Bermejo JL, Rashid MU, Briceño I, Gil F, Beltran A, Ariza V, Hamann U.: Prevalence and Penetrance of BRCA1 and BRCA2 Germline Mutations in Colombian Breast Cancer Patients. In: Resultados de búsqueda Scientific Reports - Nature. 7, 2017, p. 1 - 9 [BRCA1/2 genes, hereditary breast/ovarian cancer, Colombian founder BRCA1/2 mutations, BRCA1/2 mutation-specific penetrance].

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, Daniel Wibberg, Anika Winkler, Ernesto Ormeño-Orrillo, Esperanza Martínez-Romero, Karsten Niehaus, Alfred Pühler, Jörn Kalinowski, Antonio Lagares, Andreas Schlüter, Mariano Pistorio: Genome Sequence of the Symbiotic Type Strain Rhizobium tibeticum CCBAU85039T. In: Genome Announcement. 5, 2017, p. 1513 - 1516 [Rhizobium, genome].

  • Torres Tejerizo G, Kim YS, Maus I, Wibberg D, Winkler A, Off S, Pühler A, Scherer P, Schlüter A.: Genome sequence of Methanobacterium congolense strain Buetzberg, a hydrogenotrophic, methanogenic archaeon, isolated from a mesophilic industrial-scale biogas plant utilizing bio-waste. In: Journal of Biotechnology. 247, 2017, p. 1 - 5 [Methanobacterium Biogas Genomic sequence ].

Tostevin, Dr. Filipe

FOM Institute for Atomic and Molecular Physics (AMOLF), Netherlands
Field of research: Biophysics
Host: Prof. Dr. Ulrich Gerland Technische Universität München
  • Florian Hinzpeter, Ulrich Gerland, Filipe Tostevin: Optimal Compartmentalization Strategies for Metabolic Microcompartments. In: Biophysical Journal. 112, 2017, p. 767 - 779 [Microcompartments, Metabolic Networks, Regulatory Strategies, Carboxysome, Reaction-Diffusion].

Vogelweith, Dr. Fanny

Universite de Bordeaux II, France
Field of research: Evolution
Host: Prof. Dr. Joel Meunier Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz
  • Fanny Vogelweith, Maximilian Körner, Susanne Foitzik, Joël Meunier: Age, pathogen exposure, but not maternal care shape offspring immunity in an insect with facultative family life. In: BMC Evolutionary Biology. 17:69, 2017, [Developmental stage, Instar, Family life, Forficula auricularia, Insect immunity, Metarhizium brunneum, Trade-off].

  • Maximilian Körner, Fanny Vogelweith, Susanne Foitzik, Joël Meunier: Condition-Dependent Trade-Off Between Weapon Size and Immunity in Males of the European Earwig. In: Scientific reports. 7:7988, 2017.

Wang, Dr. Xiaohong

Siemens Ltd., China, Germany
Field of research: Molecular biology
Host: Dr. Carmen Ruiz de Almodovar Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
  • Xiaohong Wang, Aida Freire Valls, Geza Schermann, ..., Tama ́ s Fischer, Georg Halder, Carmen Ruiz de Almodo ́ var: YAP/TAZ Orchestrate VEGF Signaling during Developmental Angiogenesis. In: . 42, 2017, p. 1 - 17.

Wilke, Prof. Dr. Natalia

Universidad Nacional de Cordoba, Argentina
Field of research: Biophysics
Host: Prof. Dr. Thomas Fischer Universität Bayreuth
  • Vanesa V. Galassi, Mario G. Del Popolo, Thomas M. Fischer, Natalia Wilke : Molecular Explanation for the Abnormal Flux of Material into a Hot Spot in Ester Monolayers. In: Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 121, 2017, p. 5621 - 5632 [Abnormal behavior upon heating of thin films].