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Prof. David G. Heckel

   
   Department of Entomology
 Phone:+49 (0)3641 57 1500Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology
 Fax:+49 (0)3641 57 1502Hans-Knöll-Straße 8
  emailD-07745 Jena

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Oral Presentations

Heckel D.G. Learning the ABCs of Bt. 9th International Workshop on Molecular Biology and Genetics of the Lepidoptera, Kolympari, Crete, GR, Aug 2014
Heckel D.G. Transcriptional response of Helicoverpa armigera towards phytohormones and plant defenses: specific detoxification or general stress induction? 9th International Workshop on Molecular Biology and Genetics of the Lepidoptera, Kolympari, Crete, GR, Aug 2014
Heckel D.G. Genomic insights into herbivore strategies for dealing with secondary plant compounds and chemical and biological insectides. 30th ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, IL, US, Jul 2014 (invited)
Heckel D.G. QTL mapping in Lepidoptera: The search for genes for resistance to Bt toxin and for male response to sex pheromones. Seminar, North Carolina State University, Department of Applied Ecology, Raleigh, NC, US, Nov 2013 (invited)
Heckel D.G. QTL mapping in Lepidoptera: The search for genes conferring resistance to Bt toxins and for determining male response to sex pheromones. Special Biology Seminar, The Pennsylvania State University, The Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences, University Park, PA, US, Nov 2013 (invited)
Heckel D.G. Applications of new insights on Bacillus thuringiensis toxin mode of action to resistance management. Entomology 2013 - ESA 61st Annual Meeting, Entomological Society of America, Austin, TX, US, Nov 2013 (invited)
Heckel D.G. Learning the ABCs of Bt: An unexpected role of ABC transporters in the mode of action of Bacillus thuringiensis toxins. Entomology 2013 - ESA 61st Annual Meeting, Entomological Society of America, Austin, TX, US, Nov 2013 (invited)
Heckel D.G. Genomic approaches to understanding resistance. Seminar, Monsanto Company, St. Louis, Missouri, US, Nov 2013 (invited)
Heckel D.G. Genetics of the male behavioral response to the female sex pheromone in Ostrinia nubilalis. IBED minisymposium on Sexual Selection and Speciation, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, NL, Oct 2013 (invited)
Heckel D.G. Insect-bacterial coevolutionary interactions on two time scales: the case of Bacillus thuringiensis. Seminar, Julius-Kühn-Institut, Darmstadt, DE, Oct 2013 (invited)
Heckel D.G. Learning the ABCs of Bt: An unexpected role of ABC transporters in the mode of action of Bacillus thuringiensis toxins. 46th Annual Meeting of the Society for Invertebrate Pathology - Conference on Invertebrate Pathology and Microbial Control, Pittsburgh, PA, US, Aug 2013 (invited)
Heckel D.G. Insect-bacterial Coevolutionary interactions on two time scales: The case of Bacillus thuringiensis. Fakultätskolloquium, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität, Biologisch-Pharmazeutische Fakultät, Jena, DE, Aug 2013 (invited)
Heckel D.G. Host-strain differentiation in Spodoptera frugiperda. Quatrième séminaire du Réseau d'Etudes Fonctionnelles chez les Organismes modèles. Lepidopteran Workshop, Paris, FR, Feb 2013 (invited)
Heckel D.G. Genetics of sex pheromone systems in Lepidoptera. Frontiers of Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Dec 2012
Heckel D.G. Insect-bacterial coevolutionary interactions on two time scales: the case of Bacillus thuringiensis. SEPEEG 2012, Southeastern Ecological Genetics Group, Clemson University, Clemson, SC, US, Oct 2012 (invited)
Heckel D.G. Role of ABC proteins in mode of action of Bt toxins. Sixth International Symposium on Molecular Insect Science, Amsterdam, NL, Oct 2011
Heckel D.G. Insect resistance to Bacillus thuringiensis toxins: from genetics to resistance management. Resistance 2011, Rothamsted Research, Harpenden, GB, Sep 2011 (invited)
Knolhoff L., Heckel D.G. Behavioral and genetic components of a host range expansion in the diamondback moth. Sixth International Workshop on Management of the Diamondback Moth and Other Crucifer Insect Pests, Nakhon Pathom, TH, Mar 2011
Heckel D.G. Annotation of Lepidopteran-specific gene families. International Symposium "New Silk Road: Silkworm Genome to Sustainable Agriculture", National Institute of Agrobiological Sciences (NIAS), Tsukuba, JP, Nov 2010 (invited)
Heckel D.G. Genetic analysis of the sex pheromone communication system in Ostrinia nubilalis. 8th International Workshop on Molecular Biology and Genetics of Lepidoptera, Orthodox Academy of Crete, Kolympari, Crete, GR, Aug 2009
Heckel D.G. Insect defenses in chemical co-evolution: Transcriptional responses of the generalist herbivore Helicoverpa armigera to plant defense compounds, phytohormones, and insecticides. 3rd Annual Arthropod Genomics Symposium "Frontiers in Arthropod Genomics", Kansas State University, Center for Genomic Studies on Arthropods Affecting Human, Animal and Plant Health, Kansas City, US, Jun 2009 (invited)
Kaiser T., Heckel D.G. Circadian timing of adult eclosion in Clunio marinus: Genetic basis and consequences for population divergence. Darwin-Wallace Celebratory Meeting - "Insect evolution below the species level: ecological specialisation and the origin of species", Royal Entomological Society, Rothamsted Research, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, GB, Apr 2009 (invited)
Heckel D.G. Genetics of complex adaptions in the Lepidoptera. Parismåla meeting, SLU Alnarp, Alnarp, SE, Apr 2008 (invited)
Heckel D.G. Genetic approaches to studying insect-plant interactions. Symposium of the Biology and Medicine Section in the MPG 2007, Max-Planck-Gesellschaft, Berlin, DE, Nov 2007 (invited)
Heckel D.G. Evolution will find a way: Insecticide, bacterial and viral resistance in insects. University of Arizona, Center for Insect Science, Tucson, AZ, US, Oct 2007 (invited)
Heckel D.G. Insect-plant interactions: Recent insights from chemical ecology. University of Arizona, Center for Insect Science, Tucson, AZ, US, Oct 2007 (invited)
Heckel D.G. Genetics of insect resistance to bacterial and viral insecticides. University of Arizona, Center for Insect Science, Tucson, AZ, US, Oct 2007 (invited)
Heckel D.G. Frontiers in the Chemical Ecology of Insect-Plant Interactions. Scientific Meeting of the Heads of Max Planck Partner Groups in India, National Chemical Laboratory, Pune, IN, Jul 2007 (invited)
Heckel D.G. The Diversity of Bt resistance genes in Lepidoptera. Mahatma Phule Krishi Vidyapeeth Agricultural University, Rahuri, IN, Jul 2007 (invited)
Heckel D.G. The Diversity of Bt resistance genes in Lepidoptera. Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Dehli, IN, Jul 2007 (invited)
Heckel D.G. The Diversity of Bt resistance genes in Lepidoptera. Central Institute for Cotton Research, Nagpur, IN, Jul 2007 (invited)
Heckel D.G. Genetic approaches to studying insect-plant interactions. University of Melbourne, Department of Genetics, Melbourne, AU, May 2007 (invited)
Heckel D.G. Genetic and genomic approaches to understanding mechanisms of resistance to Bacillus thuringiensis toxins. Resistance 2007, Rothamsted Research Limited, Harpenden, GB, Apr 2007 (invited)
Heckel D.G. The diversity of Bt resistance genes in Lepidoptera. Sino-Germany Workshop on Pesticide Resistance in Agricultural Pests Sino-Germany Workshop on Pesticide Resistance in Agricultural Pests, Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing, CN, Nov 2006 (invited)
Heckel D.G. DNA-based detection of Bt resistance in field populations of insects. Sino-Germany Workshop on Pesticide Resistance in Agricultural Pests Sino-Germany Workshop on Pesticide Resistance in Agricultural Pests, Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing, CN, Nov 2006 (invited)
Heckel D.G. Chemical and biological insecticides: Resistance mechanisms and management in diamondback moth. 5th International Workshop on Management of the Diamondback Moth and Other Crucifer Insect Pests, Beijing, CN, Oct 2006 (invited)
Heckel D.G. Cotton bollworm Helicoverpa armigera: A candidate for whole-genome sequencing. Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing Genomics Institute, Beijing, CN, Sep 2006 (invited)
Heckel D.G. Heliothine model systems for research on plant-insect interactions. Chinese Academy of Sciences, Institute of Zoology, Beijing, CN, Sep 2006 (invited)
Heckel D.G. The diversity of Bt-resistance genes in Lepidoptera. IX International Colloquium on Invertebrate Pathology and Microbial Control (ICIPMC), XXXIX Annual Meeting of the SIP and VIII International Conference on Bacillus thuringiensis (ICBt), Wuhan, CN, Sep 2006 (invited)
Heckel D.G. Genetic approaches to studying complex traits in Lepidoptera. Antrittsvorlesung für Honorarprofessur, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena, Jena, DE, Jul 2006
Heckel D.G. The genetic basis of complex traits in the Lepidoptera. Institut für Biologie II, Universität Leipzig, Leipzig, DE, Jun 2006 (invited)
Heckel D.G. Genetic approaches to studying complex traits in Lepidoptera. Kolloquium, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena, Biologisch-Pharmazeutische Fakultät, Institut für Ökologie, Jena, DE, Jun 2006
Heckel D.G. Genetic mechanisms of Bt resistance in Lepidoptera. US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Center for Medical and Agricultural Entomology, Gainesville, FL, US, May 2006 (invited)
Heckel D.G. Development of genetic tools for detecting Bt resistance genes in Ostrinia nubilalis and Sesamia nonagroides. COST 862 Workshop on Resistance Management of Bt-maize in Europe, Aachen, DE, Apr 2006 (invited)
Heckel D.G. Genetic approaches to studying complex adaptations in Lepidoptera. MPI für Entwicklungsbiologie, Tübingen, DE, Mar 2006 (invited)
Heckel D.G. Genetic mechanisms of Bt resistance in Lepidoptera. Directorate of Rice Research, Hyderabad, IN, Jan 2006 (invited)
Heckel D.G. The utility of genome information from Bombyx mori in the study of other Lepidoptera. International Symposium on Insect Genetics and Genomics, Centre for DNA fingerprinting and diagnostics, Hyderabad, IN, Jan 2006 (invited)
Heckel D.G. The role of genomics in devising more effective means of controlling the cotton bollworm Helicoverpa armigera. 93rd Indian Science Congress, Archarya N.G. Ranga Agricultural University, Hyderabad, IN, Jan 2006 (invited)
Heckel D.G. Research at the Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology. Hexima Cotton, Melbourne, AU, Dec 2005 (invited)
Heckel D.G. Genetic approaches to analyzing the role of insect cytochromes p450 in resistance to xenobiotic compounds. Institut für Umweltforschung, Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen, Aachen, DE, Jul 2005 (invited)
Heckel D.G. Non-model insects as model systems in chemical ecology. MOEL Conference "Science and Art in Europe", Max-Planck-Institut für Biogeochemie, Jena, DE, May 2005 (invited)
Heckel D.G. Unified molecular linkage maps for the Lepidoptera. National Institute of Agronomical Sciences (NIAS) - Center of Excellence, Tsukuba, JP, Mar 2005 (invited)
Heckel D.G. Genetic approaches to analyzing insect adaptation to antiherbivory compounds from plants. Botanikertagung 2004, Deutsche Botanische Gesellschaft, Vereinigung für Angewandte Botanik, Braunschweig, DE, Sep 2004 (invited)
Heckel D.G. Mapping the H-locus in Papilio dardanus. International Workshop on Evolution and Development in Butterflies, San Juan, PR, Apr 2004 (invited)
Heckel, D.. Genetics and comparative approaches to the study of hostplant utilization by herbivorous insects. Institute Seminar, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Mar 2004
Heckel D.G. Linkage mapping reveals a diversity of mechanisms of resistance to Bacillus thuringiensis toxin in Lepidoptera. 6th International Workshop on Molecular Biology and Genetics of Lepidoptera, Kolympari, Crete, GR, Aug 2003 (invited)

Poster Presentations

Ahn S.J.*, Shekhov A., Gershenzon J., Heckel D.G., Beran F., Giddings Vassão D. Glucosinolate metabolism in the striped flea beetle, Phyllotreta striolata: Feeding experiments with isotope-labelled glucosinolates. 3rd International Glucosinolate Conference, Wageningen, NL, Oct 2014
Ahn S.J., Shekhov A., Heckel D.G., Gershenzon J., Giddings Vassão D., Beran F. Glucosinolate metabolism in the striped flea beetle, Pyllotreta stiolata: feeding experiments with isotope-labelled glucosinolates. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2014
Hänniger S., Schöfl G., Gebauer-Jung S., Vogel H., Unbehend M., Heckel D.G., Groot A.T. Molecular basis of allochronic differentiation in Spodoptera frugiperda. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2014
Karpinski A., Pauchet Y., Vogel H., Heckel D.G. Role of ABC-C2 in the interactions of Heliothis virescens with its host plants and Bt toxins. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2014
Khan S.A., Heckel D.G. Guided DNA nuclease empowers the H. armigera for gene functional analysis. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2014
Kirsch R., Gramzow L., Wurlitzer B., Theißen G., Heckel D.G., Pauchet Y. Horizontal gene transfer and functional diversification of plant cell wall degrading polygalacturonases: Key events in the evolution of herbivory in beetles. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2014
Krempl C., Joußen N., Heidel-Fischer H., Reichelt M., Vogel H., Heckel D.G. Adaptation of generalist herbivores to gossypol, a toxic cotton secondary metabolite. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2014
Karpinski A.*, Pauchet Y., Vogel H., Heckel D.G. Role of ABC-C2 in the interactions of Heliothis virescens with its host plants and Bt toxins. 47th Annual Meeting of the Society for Invertebrate Pathology, Mainz, DE, Aug 2014
Beran F.*, Heckel D.G., Pauchet Y., Reichelt M., Wielsch N., Vogel H., Svatoš A., Ramasamy S., Hansson B.S., Gershenzon J. Phyllotreta flea beetles utilize host plant defense compounds to create their own glucosinolate-myrosinase system. Seventh International Symposium on Molecular Insect Science, Amsterdam, NL, Jul 2014
Khan S.A.*, Heckel D.G. Roles of a midgut cadherin protein in herbivory and in resistance to Bacillus thuringiensis toxin. Seventh International Symposium on Molecular Insect Science, Amsterdam, NL, Jul 2014
Kirsch R.*, Gramzow L., Theißen G., Siegfried B.D., ffrench-Constant R., Heckel D.G. Horizontal gene transfer and functional diversification of plant cell wall degrading polygalacturonases: Key events in the evolution of herbivory in Beetles. Seventh International Symposium on Molecular Insect Science, Amsterdam, NL, Jul 2014
Kuwar S.*, Pauchet Y., Vogel H., Heckel D.G. Adaptive regulation of midgut serine proteases of Helicoverpa armigera in response to Soybean Kunitz trypsin inhibitor. Seventh International Symposium on Molecular Insect Science, Amsterdam, NL, Jul 2014
Pauchet Y.*, Kirsch R., Busch A., Vogel H., Heckel D.G. Evolutionary history of plant cell wall degrading enzymes in phytophagous beetles. Seventh International Symposium on Molecular Insect Science, Amsterdam, NL, Jul 2014
Unbehend M.*, Hänniger S., Heckel D.G., Groot A.T. Genetic basis of strain-specific female sex pheromone differences in Spodoptera frugiperda. Seventh International Symposium on Molecular Insect Science, Amsterdam, NL, Jul 2014
Vogel H.*, Kaltenpoth M., Engl T., Weiss B., Steiger S., Heckel D.G., Vilcinskas A. Immunity, digestion, and resource defense in carrion beetles: Host-microbiota collaboration and task partitioning. Seventh International Symposium on Molecular Insect Science, Amsterdam, NL, Jul 2014
Wee C.W.*, Celorio-Mancera M.d.l.P., Vogel H., Heckel D.G. Transcriptional response of Helicoverpa armigera towards phytohormones and plant defenses: Specific detoxification or general stress induction? Seventh International Symposium on Molecular Insect Science, Amsterdam, NL, Jul 2014
Barthel A., Heidel-Fischer H., Vogel H., Groot A.T., Pauls G., Heckel D.G. Just a matter of taste? Impact of phytochemicals on two closely related moth species. SAB Meeting 2014, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, May 2014
Beran F., Ahn S.J., Donnerhacke S., Körnig J., Heckel D.G. Sequestration and Detoxification in Insects - Flea beetles and glucosinolates -. SAB Meeting 2014, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, May 2014
Hölscher D., Dhakshinamoorthy S., Alexandrov A., Becker M., Bretschneider T., Bürkert A., Crecelius A., De Waele D., Elsen A., Heckel D.G., Heklau H., Hertweck C., Kai M., Knop K., krafft C., Maddula R.K., Matthäus C., Popp J., Schneider B., Schubert U.S. Phenalenone-type phytoalexins mediate resistance of banana plants to the burrowing nematode Radopholus similis. SAB Meeting 2014, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, May 2014
Joußen N., Pavlidi N., Rasool A., Ahn S.J., Vontas J., Heckel D.G. Universal weapon CYP337B3: Pyrethroid resistance of Helicoverpa armigera. SAB Meeting 2014, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, May 2014
Karpinski A., Pauchet Y., Vogel H., Heckel D.G. Getting rid of Toxins - ABC transporters in Insect Detoxification Pathways. SAB Meeting 2014, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, May 2014
Khan S.A., Schöne S.E., Neunemann D., Vogel H., Heckel D.G., Zhang J., Bock R. Enabling tools to modify gene expression in insects. SAB Meeting 2014, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, May 2014
Krempl C., Joußen N., Heidel-Fischer H., Vogel H., Heckel D.G. Detoxification of Gossypol, a cotton secondary metabolite, by Heliothine moth. SAB Meeting 2014, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, May 2014
Kuwar S., Pauchet Y., Vogel H., Wielsch N., Svatoš A., Heckel D.G. Molecular evolution of serine protease superfamily and adaptive response to a plant protease inhibitor in Helicoverpa armigera. SAB Meeting 2014, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, May 2014
Pauchet Y., Busch A., Wurlitzer B., Kirsch R., Heckel D.G. Digestive adaptations to feed on plants: Origin and function of cell wall degrading enzymes in herbivorous beetles. SAB Meeting 2014, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, May 2014
Unbehend M., Hänniger S., Groot A.T., Heckel D.G. Intra-specific differentiation in moths: Importance of variation in sexual communication. SAB Meeting 2014, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, May 2014
Busch A.*, Heckel D.G., Kirsch R., Pauchet Y. Cellulose-Digestion in Leaf Beetles. 13th IMPRS Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Dornburg, DE, Feb 2014
Kirsch R., Wielsch N., Vogel H., Svatoš A., Heckel D.G., Pauchet Y. Combining proteomics and transcriptome sequencing to identify active plant-cell-wall-degrading enzymes in a leaf beetle. 7th Central and Eastern European Proteomics Conference (CEEPC), Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Oct 2013
Joußen N., Heckel D.G. The amino acid puzzle - Crucial amino acids in the chimeric resistance enzyme CYP337B3 of Helicoverpa armigera. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2013
Khan S.A., Zhang J., Bock R., Heckel D.G. Gene silencing of herbivorous insects by host plant chloroplast genome modification. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2013
Krempl C., Joußen N., Heidel-Fischer H., Heckel D.G., Vogel H. Detoxification of gossypol, a cotton secondary metabolite, by heliothine moths. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2013
Krempl C.*, Joußen N., Heidel-Fischer H., Heckel D.G., Vogel H. Detoxification of Gossypol, a cotton secondary metabolite by Heliothine moths. International Chemical Ecology Conference 2013, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Asia-Pacific Association of Chemical Ecologists, Melbourne, AU, Aug 2013
Kuwar S., Svatoš A., Pauchet Y., Vogel H., Wielsch N., Heckel D.G. Molecular evolution of serine protease superfamily and adaptive response to soybean Kunitz trypsin inhibitor in Helicoverpa armigera. International Chemical Ecology Conference 2013, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Asia-Pacific Association of Chemical Ecologists, Melbourne, AU, Aug 2013
Hänniger S., Unbehend M., Juárez M.L., Schöfl G., Groot A.T., Heckel D.G. Importance of prezygotic isolation barriers between the two host strains of Spodoptera frugiperda . SAB Meeting 2012, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Oct 2012
Joußen N.*, Agnolet S., Lorenz S., Schöne S.E., Ellinger R., Schneider B., Heckel D.G. The chimeric P450 enzyme CYP337B3 is responsible for fenvalerate resistance of Australian Helicoverpa armigera. 11th International Symposium on Cytochrome P450 Biodiversity & Biotechnology, Museum of Natural Sciences, Torino, IT, Jun 2012
Kuwar S.*, Pauchet Y., Vogel H., Heckel D.G. Annotation of serine protease superfamily and transcriptional response to a plant protease inhibitor in Helicoverpa armigera. 6th Annual Arthropod Genomic Symposium, Kansas State University, Arthropod Genomics Center, Kansas City, US, Jun 2012
Hänniger S.*, Schöfl G., Gebauer-Jung S., Vogel H., Unbehend M., Heckel D.G., Groot A.T. The moth watch – timing differences as isolation barrier in Spodoptera frugiperda. Annual Meeting of the Society for Molecular Biology and Evolution, Dublin, IE, Jun 2012
Barthel A., Groot A.T., Heckel D.G., Vogel H., Freitak D. Immune defense response in a generalist and specialist heliothine moth. Sixth International Symposium on Molecular Insect Science, Amsterdam, NL, Oct 2011
Baxter S.*, Heckel D.G., Wang P., Jiggins C. Linkage mapping supports parallel evolution of Bt Cry1Ac insecticide resistance in lepidoptera. Sixth International Symposium on Molecular Insect Science, Amsterdam, NL, Oct 2011
Heidel-Fischer H.*, Wheat C., Heckel D.G., Vogel H. Everything you can do I can do better: Gene duplication of detoxification genes in the Pieridae butterflies. Sixth International Symposium on Molecular Insect Science, Amsterdam, NL, Oct 2011
Pauchet Y.*, Sakaluk S.K., Heckel D.G., ffrench-Constant R. Molecular dissection of nuptial food gifts in a cricket. Sixth International Symposium on Molecular Insect Science, Amsterdam, NL, Oct 2011
Pauchet Y.*, Wilkinson P., Chauhan R., Heckel D.G., ffrench-Constant R. Plant cell wall degrading enzymes in phytophagous beetles. Sixth International Symposium on Molecular Insect Science, Amsterdam, NL, Oct 2011
Staudacher H.*, Kaltenpoth M., Breeuwer H., Heckel D.G., Groot A.T. The role of microbial communities in host plant specialization in the generalist moth Heliothis virescens. Sixth International Symposium on Molecular Insect Science, Amsterdam, NL, Oct 2011
Kuwar S.*, Pauchet Y., Vogel H., Heckel D.G. Adaptive evolution and regulation of digestive serine protease superfamily in Helicoverpa armigera. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2011
Marr M.*, Jenkins D., Meagher R., Hänniger S., Heckel D.G., Groot A.T. Specifics and genetics of sexual attraction in Spodoptera frugiperda. 27th ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, CA, Jul 2011
Joußen N.*, Schmidt B., Heckel D.G. Does one of the cytochrome P450-monooxygenases of the Cyp337b cluster cause the fenvalerate resistance in Australian Helicoverpa armigera? 10th International Symposium on Cytochrome P450 Biodiversity and Biotechnology, Woods Hole, US, Oct 2010
Ahn S.J.*, Vogel H., Heckel D.G. The UDP-glycosyltransferase multigene family in Helicoverpa armigera. 4th Annual Arthropod Genomics Symposium, Kansas City, US, Jun 2010
Marr M., Heckel D.G., Groot A.T. Sexual communication in Spodoptera frugiperda. 9th IMPRS Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Dornburg, DE, Feb 2010
Knop K.*, Hölscher D., Dhakshinamoorthy S., Elsen A., Crecelius A., Heckel D.G., Schneider B., Schubert U.S. LSI imaging of phenylphenalenones in infected banana tissue and pest. 18th International Mass Spectrometry Conference, Bremen, DE, Sep 2009
Svatoš A.*, Hölscher D., Shroff R., Gottschaldt M., Schneider B., Heckel D.G., Schubert U.S. Matrix-free UV-laser desorption/ionization (LDI) mass spectrometric imaging on the single-cell level: distribution of secondary metabolites of Hypericum species. 18th International Mass Spectrometry Conference, Bremen, DE, Sep 2009
Celorio-Mancera M.d.l.P.*, Vogel H., Heckel D.G. The midgut transcriptional response underlying the capability of H. armigera larvae to feed on plant organs of different hosts. 8th International Workshop on Molecular Biology and Genetics of Lepidoptera, Orthodox Academy of Crete, Kolympari, Crete, GR, Aug 2009
Ahn S.J.*, Badenes-Pérez F.R., Heckel D.G. Chemical Ecology of Pungency: Detoxifi cation of Capsaicin in a Host Specialist, Helicoverpa assulta. 25th ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Neuchâtel, CH, Aug 2009
Badenes-Pérez F.R.*, Reichelt M., Gershenzon J., Heckel D.G. Effect of Qualitative and Quantitative Changes in Glucosinolates in Host Preference by a Crucifer Specialist Insect. 25th ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Neuchâtel, CH, Aug 2009
Knolhoff L.*, Badenes-Pérez F.R., Heckel D.G. Development of an Assay to Measure Larval Acceptance of a New Host by Diamondback Moth (Lepidoptera: Plutellidae). 25th ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Neuchâtel, CH, Aug 2009
Gebauer-Jung S.*, Muck A., Schmid D., Loele A., Ruder D., Heckel D.G., Boland W., Svatoš A. Spectral searching in proteomics spectra links & PL&BB Tools. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jun 2009
Hölscher D.*, Knop K., Dhakshinamoorthy S., Shroff R., Gottschaldt M., Schneider B., Schubert U.S., Svatoš A., Heckel D.G. Matrix-free UV-laser desorption/ionization (LDI) mass spectrometric imaging on the single-cell level: distribution of plant secondary metabolites of different plant species. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jun 2009
Badenes-Pérez F.R.*, Reichelt M., Gershenzon J., Heckel D.G. How important are glucosinolates in oviposition choice by crucifer specialist insects? The 2nd Conference on Glucosinolates – Taking The Field Into The Next Decade, Elsinore, DK, May 2009
Ahn S.J.*, Badenes-Pérez F.R., Heckel D.G. Detoxification of capsaicin in the host-plant specialist Helicoverpa assulta. DGaaE-Tagung, Deutsche Gesellschaft für allgemeine und angewandte Entomologie, Göttingen, DE, Mar 2009
Badenes-Pérez F.R.*, Reichelt M., Heckel D.G. Can sulphur fertilization change Barbarea vulgaris (R. Br.) (Cruciferae) resistance to diamondback moth (Lepidoptera: Plutellidae)? DGaaE-Tagung, Deutsche Gesellschaft für allgemeine und angewandte Entomologie, Göttingen, DE, Mar 2009
Hölscher D.*, Shroff R., Knop K., Gottschaldt M., Schneider B., Heckel D.G., Schubert U.S., Svatoš A. LDI mass spectrometric imaging on a single cell level of Hypericum species for studying the distribution of secondary metabolites. Conference on Single Cell and Molecule Analysis, Münster, DE, Nov 2008
Hölscher D.*, Ellinger R., Schneider B., Heckel D.G. Formation of phenylphenalenones in Musaceae after Radopholus similis attack. International Conference on LC-NMR and Related Techniques: "Challenges in Biological Systems", MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2008
Ahn S.J.*, Badenes-Pérez F.R., Heckel D.G. Chemical ecology of pungency: how a specialist herbivore copes with a noxious compound. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2008
Courtiade J.*, Pauchet Y., Vogel H., Preiß S., Heckel D.G. Apoptosis in the Cotton Bollworm Helicoverpa armigera lepidoptera : noctuidae. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2008
Hölscher D.*, Knop K., Tam V., Ellinger R., Shroff R., Heklau H., Gottschaldt M., Svatoš A., Hauschild R., Sikora R.A., Schubert U.S., Schneider B., Heckel D.G. Formation of phenylphenalenones in Musaceae after Radopholus similis and Cosmopolites sordidus attack. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2008
Kaiser T.*, Heckel D.G. Lunar phase of eclosion is gene controlled and genetically linked to circadian eclosion time in the marine midge Clunio marinus. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2008
Schöne S.E.*, Vogel H., Heckel D.G. Challenges in germ line transformation of cotton ball worm (Helicoverpa armigera) . ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2008
Sørensen B.*, Preiß S., Heckel D.G. The importance of ?-linolenic acid in the development of lepidoptera. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2008
Ahn S.J.*, Badenes-Pérez F.R., Heckel D.G. Detoxification of Capsaicin in the Host-Plant Specialist Helicoverpa assulta. 24th ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, State College, US, Aug 2008
Preiß S.*, Pauchet Y., Heckel D.G. Proteomic Studies of Lepidoptera. HUPO (Human Proteome Organisation) 7th Annual World Congress, Human Proteome Organization, Amsterdam, NL, Aug 2008
Groot A.T.*, Inglis O., Claßen A., Santangelo R., Schmaltz A., Wenderoth C., Heckel D.G., Schal C. Finding the genes involved in moth sexual communication - Heliothis virescens, a case study. XX International Congress of Genetics, International Genetics Federation, Berlin, DE, Jul 2008
Sørensen B.*, Wenzler M., Howe G.A., Heckel D.G., Preiß S. The importance of a-linolenic acid in the development of Lepidoptera. 99th AOCS Annual Meeting & Expo, The American Oil Chemists' Society, Seattle, US, May 2008
Groot A.T.*, Gould F., Schal C., Inglis O., Bowdridge S., Santangelo R., Schmaltz A., Wenderoth C., Vogel H., Heckel D.G. Finding the genes in moth sex pheromone production. Gordon Research Conference - Genes and Behavior, Gordon Research Conferences, Lucca, IT, Feb 2008
Courtiade J.*, Pauchet Y., Vogel H., Preiß S., Heckel D.G. Apoptosis in Lepidoptera: Study of the caspase gene family. Apoptosis world 2008: from mechanism to applications, Recherches scientifiques Luxembourg, Luxembourg, LU, Jan 2008
Ahn S.J.*, Badenes-Pérez F.R., Heckel D.G. Capsaicin detoxification in the host-plant specialist Helicoverpa assulta. SAB Meeting 2008, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jan 2008
Courtiade J.*, Pauchet Y., Vogel H., Preiß S., Heckel D.G. Apoptosis in the Cotton Bollworm Helicoverpa armigera (Lepidoptera : noctuidae). SAB Meeting 2008, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jan 2008
Evertz K.*, Reineke A., Schröder H., Groot A.T., Heckel D.G. Functional Gene expression in Lymantria spp. feeding on different food sources - . SAB Meeting 2008, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jan 2008
Freitak D.*, Wheat C., Heckel D.G., Vogel H. Immune system induction and fitness costs of bacterial consumption in an insect herbivore (Trichoplusia ni, Lepidoptera). SAB Meeting 2008, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jan 2008
Heidel-Fischer H.*, Wheat C., Heckel D.G., Vogel H. Evolutionary origins of a novel hostplant detoxification gene in butterflies. SAB Meeting 2008, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jan 2008
Henniges-Janssen K.*, Groot A.T., Reineke A., Heckel D.G. Understanding diamondback moth's host shift to peas. SAB Meeting 2008, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jan 2008
Kaiser T.*, Heckel D.G. Timing mechanisms in Clunio: Genetic basis and implications for population divergence. SAB Meeting 2008, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jan 2008
Papanicolaou A.*, Gebauer-Jung S., McMillan W.O., Jiggins C., Heckel D.G. P. SAB Meeting 2008, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jan 2008
Schöne S.E.*, Vogel H., Heckel D.G. Development of tools for insect transgenesis. SAB Meeting 2008, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jan 2008
Sørensen B.*, Wenzler M., Howe G.A., Preiß S., Heckel D.G. Localization and identification of α-linolenic acid. SAB Meeting 2008, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jan 2008
Courtiade J.*, Pauchet Y., Vogel H., Preiß S., Heckel D.G. Biochemical characterization of Caspase-like proteins in the cotton Bollworm Helicoverpa armigera (Lepidoptera : Noctuidae). Cell Death Conference, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Cold Spring Harbor, NY, US, Sep 2007
Evertz K.*, Reineke A., Schröder H., Groot A.T., Heckel D.G. Functional Gene expression in Lymantria spp. feeding on different food sources - . IMPRS Evaluation Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2007
Freitak D.*, Wheat C., Heckel D.G., Vogel H. Immune system induction and fitness costs of bacterial consumption in an insect herbivore (Trichoplusia ni, Lepidoptera). IMPRS Evaluation Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2007
Heidel-Fischer H.*, Wheat C., Heckel D.G., Vogel H. Evolutionary origins of a novel hostplant detoxification gene in the butterfly family Pieridae. IMPRS Evaluation Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2007
Henniges-Janssen K.*, Reineke A., Groot A.T., Badenes-Pérez F.R., Heckel D.G. Diamondback moth: Assessing its new taste for peas. IMPRS Evaluation Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2007
Kaiser T.*, Heckel D.G. Low tide is high time! Timing of adult eclosion in Clunio marinus. IMPRS Evaluation Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2007
Sørensen B.*, Preiß S., Howe G.A., Wenzler M., Heckel D.G. The Linolenic Acid Requirements of Lepidoptera. 5th Euro Fed Lipid Congress, European Federation for the Science and Technology of Lipids European Federation for the Science and Technology of Lipids, Gothenburg, SE, Sep 2007
Henniges-Janssen K.*, Reineke A., Groot A.T., Heckel D.G. Studying the genetic basis of host range expansion in diamondback moth Plutella xylostella L. (Lepidoptera: Plutellidae). 11th Congress of The European Society for Evolutionary Biology, Uppsala, SE, Aug 2007
Schöfl G.*, Heckel D.G. Sex-biased gene flow between host-strains in the fall armyworm, Spodoptera frugiperda (Lepidoptera:* Noctuidae). 11th Congress of The European Society for Evolutionary Biology, Uppsala, SE, Aug 2007
Ahn S.J.*, Heckel D.G. More than a spice: The effects of capsaicin from hot pepper on insect development. 23rd ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jul 2007
Gund N.A.*, Groot A.T., Reineke A., Zebitz C.P.W., Heckel D.G. Finding the genetic basis of resistance to the Cydia pomonella granulovirus (CpGV) in two Cydia moths. 23rd ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jul 2007
Hölscher D.*, Schneider B., Heckel D.G. Phenylphenalenones and heterocyclic diarylheptanoids in Musaceae after Cosmopolites sordidus-attack. 23rd ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jul 2007
Liu Z.*, Scheirs J.A., Heckel D.G. Oviposition preference: Does mother really know best? 23rd ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jul 2007
Preiß S.*, Pauchet Y., Courtiade J., Sørensen B., Vogel H., Heckel D.G. Digestive physiology of generalist and specialist Lepidoptera. 23rd ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jul 2007
Sørensen B.*, Preiß S., Wenzler M., Heckel D.G. The Linolenic Acid Requirements of Lepidoptera. 98th AOCS Annual Meeting & Expo, The American Oil Chemists' Society, Québec City, CA, May 2007
Asser-Kaiser S.*, Gund N.A., Eberle K.E., Matt-Schmid A., Reineke A., Heckel D.G., Zebitz C.P.W., Jehle J. Untersuchungen zur Populationsgenetik des Minderempfindlichkeit des Apfelwicklers gegenüber/ Cydia pomonella /Granulovirus (CpGV). 9. Wissenschaftstagung Ökologischer Landbau in Stuttgart-Hohenheim, Universität Stuttgart-Hohenheim, Stuttgart, DE, Mar 2007
Evertz K.*, Köllner T., Reineke A., Groot A.T., Heckel D.G. Genetic diversity in Lymantria spp. populations in relation to their host trees - Part 1. Monoterpenes, deal with it or not? 6th Biannual IMPRS Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Dornburg, DE, Mar 2007
Freitak D.*, Heckel D.G., Vogel H. The effect of orally ingested microorganisms on the immunity and physiology of Trichoplusia ni larvae. 6th Biannual IMPRS Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Dornburg, DE, Mar 2007
Heidel-Fischer H.*, Wheat C., Heckel D.G., Vogel H. Molecular Evolution of an Ecological Important Gene in the Non-Model Butterfly Family Pieridae. 6th Biannual IMPRS Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Dornburg, DE, Mar 2007
Henniges-Janssen K.*, Reineke A., Scheirs J.A., Groot A.T., Heckel D.G. Genetic basis of host range expansion of diamondback moth. 6th Biannual IMPRS Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Dornburg, DE, Mar 2007
Gund N.A.*, Asser-Kaiser S., Jehle J., Reineke A., Heckel D.G., Zebitz C.P.W. Identifizierung und Kartierung von Resistenzloci des Apfelwicklers mit CpGV-Resistenz. Entomologentagung 2007, Universität Innsbruck, Institut für Ökologie, Innsbruck, AT, Mar 2007
Kaiser T.*, Neumann D., Berendonk T.U., Heckel D.G. Low tide is high time! Genetic basis of eclosion rhythms in the intertidal midge Clunio marinus. EMBL, Heidelberg, DE, Feb 2007
Ahn S.J.*, Liu Z., Heckel D.G. Detoxification mechanisms in a host-plant specialist, Helicoverpa assulta. 5th Biannual IMPRS Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Nov 2006
Kaiser T.*, Heckel D.G. Timing mechanisms in Clunio: Genetic Basis and implications for population divergence. 5th Biannual IMPRS Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Nov 2006
Ahn S.J.*, Liu Z., Heckel D.G. Detoxification mechanisms in a host-plant specialist, Helicoverpa assulta. SAB Meeting 2006, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Oct 2006
Courtiade J.*, Pauchet Y., Preiß S., Vogel H., Heckel D.G. Apoptosis in Lepidopteran Cells. SAB Meeting 2006, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Oct 2006
Evertz K.*, Reineke A., Heckel D.G. Genetic diversity in Lymantria spp. Populations relevant to the interaction with their host trees. SAB Meeting 2006, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Oct 2006
Freitak D.*, Heckel D.G., Vogel H. The effect of orally ingested microorganisms on the growth rate and immune system of cabbage looper (Trichoplusia ni). SAB Meeting 2006, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Oct 2006
Gund N.A., Heckel D.G., Reineke A., Zebitz C.P.W. Population genetics for characterisation of non-susceptible Cydia pomonella strains against Cydia pomonella granulovirus (CpGV). SAB Meeting 2006, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Oct 2006
Heidel-Fischer H.*, Wheat C., Wittstock U., Heckel D.G., Vogel H. Host Plant Adaptation in the Butterfly Family Pieridae. SAB Meeting 2006, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Oct 2006
Henniges-Janssen K.*, Reineke A., Scheirs J.A., Zebitz C.P.W., Heckel D.G. A Host Shift of Diamondback Moth from Crucifers to Peas: Life History Traits and Genetic Mechanisms. SAB Meeting 2006, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Oct 2006
Hölscher D.*, Schneider B., Heckel D.G. Localization and identification of phenylphenalenones. SAB Meeting 2006, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Oct 2006
Kaiser T., Heckel D.G. Timing mechanisms in Clunio: Genetic basis and implications for population divergence. SAB Meeting 2006, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Oct 2006
Liu Z.*, Scheirs J.A., Heckel D.G. Oviposition preference: Does mother really know best? SAB Meeting 2006, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Oct 2006
Papanicolaou A.*, Schöfl G., Wolfram S., Heckel D.G. Incipient speciation in Spodoptera frugiperda: Dissecting with many scalpels. SAB Meeting 2006, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Oct 2006
Pauchet Y.*, Preiß S., Vogel H., Svatoš A., Muck A., Heckel D.G. Mapping the Helicoverpa armigera larval gut lumen proteome. SAB Meeting 2006, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Oct 2006
Reichelt M., Vergara-Montalvo F., Wittstock U., Schneider B., Svatoš A., Heckel D.G., Gershenzon J. Glucosinolates and Insect Herbivores: Metabolic Processing and Mode of Action. SAB Meeting 2006, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Oct 2006
Schöfl G.*, Heckel D.G. Understanding the genetic basis of host-race differences in the fall armyworm: Mapping egg colour variation. SAB Meeting 2006, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Oct 2006
Schöne S.E.*, Vogel H., Heckel D.G. Horizontal gene transfer in a parasitic system ? SAB Meeting 2006, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Oct 2006
Sørensen B.*, Preiß S., Howe G.A., Heckel D.G. The Importance of Lipid Metabolism to the Development and Survival of Helicoverpa armigera. SAB Meeting 2006, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Oct 2006
Wee C.W.*, Vogel H., Heckel D.G. From Resources to Biological Questions - New Insect Herbivore Model Systems -. SAB Meeting 2006, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Oct 2006
Heidel-Fischer H.*, Wheat C., Wittstock U., Heckel D.G., Vogel H. A first glance into the evolutionary events leading towards the adaptation to Brassicaceous plants in the Pieridae family. 1st International Conference on Glucosinolates "Glucosinolate Biology, Chemistry and Biochemistry and its Application to Human Health and Agriculture", Phytochemical Society of Europe, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2006
Evertz K.*, Reineke A., Heckel D.G. Genetic diversity in Lymantria spp. populations relevant to the interaction with their host trees. 7th International Workshop on Molecular Biology and Genetics of the Lepidoptera, Orthodox Academy of Crete, Kolympari, Crete, GR, Aug 2006
Gund N.A.*, Heckel D.G., Reineke A., Zebitz C.P.W. Population genetics for characterisation of non-susceptible Cydia pomonella strains against Cydia pomonella granulovirus (CpGV). 7th International Workshop on Molecular Biology and Genetics of the Lepidoptera, Orthodox Academy of Crete, Kolympari, Crete, GR, Aug 2006
Henniges-Janssen K.*, Reineke A., Scheirs J.A., Zebitz C.P.W., Heckel D.G. A host shift of diamondback moth from crucifers to peas: Life history traits and genetic mechanisms. 7th International Workshop on Molecular Biology and Genetics of the Lepidoptera, Orthodox Academy of Crete, Kolympari, Crete, GR, Aug 2006
Pauchet Y.*, Preiß S., Svatoš A., Muck A., Heckel D.G. A proteomic analysis of the larval gut lumen of Helicoverpa armigera. 7th International Workshop on Molecular Biology and Genetics of the Lepidoptera, Orthodox Academy of Crete, Kolympari, Crete, GR, Aug 2006
Henniges-Janssen K.*, Reineke A., Scheirs J.A., Zebitz C.P.W., Heckel D.G. A host shift of diamondback moth from crucifers to peas: Life history traits and genetic mechanisms. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jun 2006
Heckel D.G.*, Gahan L. A PCR screen of field populations of Heliothis virescens for a retrotransposon insertion conferring resistance to Bacillus thuringiensis toxin. Fifth International Symposium on Molecular Insect Science, Tucson, AZ, US, May 2006
Liu Z.*, Scheirs J.A., Reineke A., Heckel D.G. The genetics of host use in /Helicoverpa armigera/ and /H. assulta/. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jul 2005