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Dr. John D'Auria

   
   Department of Biochemistry
 Phone:-Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology
 Fax:-Hans-Knöll-Straße 8
  emailD-07745 Jena

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Oral Presentations

D'Auria J. The role of BAHD acyltransferases in the production and storage of cocaine and other tropane alkaloids in Erythroxylum coca. 3rd Banff Conference on Plant Metabolism, Alberta, CA, Jul 2012
D'Auria J. Cocaine biosynthesis in coca plants. Seminar, Sciences Pharmaceutiques, EPGL, Geneva, CH, Jun 2012 (invited)
D'Auria J. Recruitment of novel and versatile catalysts for the biosynthesis of tropane alkaloids: A case of convergent evolution. Gordon Research Conference - Plant Metabolic Engineering, Waterville Valley, NH, US, Jul 2011 (invited)
D'Auria J. Tracking tropane alkaloid formation in coca: New tools, new enzymes and new pathways? ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2010
D'Auria J. Tropane alkaloid biosynthesis in coca: nosing around for new links. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jun 2009
D'Auria J. Acryltransfer in plant secondary metabolism: Biochemical characterization and evolutionary perspectives. Seminar, Institute for Plant Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Strasbourg, Strasbourg, FR, Oct 2008
D'Auria J. Biosynthesis of tropane alkaloids in coca: a stimulating pathway for biochemical and molecular research. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2008
D'Auria J. Modification of plant secondary metabolites by acylation: Biochemical and molecular characterizations. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jun 2006
D'Auria, J.. What does it mean to smell green? Institute Seminar, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jan 2006
D'Auria J. What does it mean to smell green? The molecular and biochemical characterization of a plant acyltransferase responsible for producing green leaf volatile esters. "Integrative Plant Biochemistry as We Approach 2010!", Phytochemical Society of North America, La Jolla, CA, US, Aug 2005
D'Auria J. What Does it Mean to Smell Green? The Molecular and Biochemical Characterization of a Plant Acyltransferase Responsible for Producing Greenl Volatile Esters. "Integrative Plant Biochemistry as We Approach 2010!", Phytochemical Society of North America, La Jolla, CA, US, Aug 2005 (invited)
D'Auria J. What does it mean to smell green? University of California, Davis, Plant Science Department, Davis, CA, US, Jul 2005
D'Auria J. Identification and characterization of an acyltransferase capable of producing the green leaf volatile, Z-3-hexen-1-yl acetate in A. thaliana. 20th ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology and Phytochemical Society of North America, Ottawa, CA, Jul 2004

Poster Presentations

Jirschitzka J.*, Gershenzon J., D'Auria J. Methylecgonone Reductase: The Penultimate Step in Cocaine Biosynthesis. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2011
D'Auria J.*, Schmidt G. Cocaine synthase is the first BAHD acyltransferase involved in tropane alkaloid synthesis. Gordon Research Conference - Plant Metabolic Engineering, Waterville Valley, NH, US, Jul 2011
Jirschitzka J.*, Gershenzon J., D'Auria J. Methylecgonone reductase: The second to last step in cocaine production. Gordon Research Conference - Plant Metabolic Engineering, Waterville Valley, NH, US, Jul 2011
Jirschitzka J.*, Gershenzon J., D'Auria J. Methylecgonone reductase: The second to last step in cocaine production. Trends in Natural Products Research: A Young Scientists’ Meeting, Phytochemical Society of Europe (PSE), Kolymvari, Crete, GR, Jun 2011
Jirschitzka J.*, Schmidt G., D'Auria J. Biochemical characterization of the two terminal steps of cocaine biosynthesis in Erythroxylum coca. SAB Meeting 2010, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Oct 2010
Reichelt M.*, D'Auria J., Rothe B., Gershenzon J. Biosynthesis of seed specific glucosinolates in Arabidopsis thaliana. The 2nd Conference on Glucosinolates – Taking The Field Into The Next Decade, Elsinore, DK, May 2009
Docimo T.*, Gershenzon J., D'Auria J. ODC /ADC Identification and characterization of the putative key enzyme in cocaine biosynthesis . ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2008
Docimo T.*, Gershenzon J., D'Auria J. ODC or ADC? Identification and characterization of the putative key enzyme in cocaine biosynthesis. 2nd Banff Conference on Plant Metabolism, Banff Conference Centre, Banff, Alberta, CA, Aug 2008
D'Auria J.*, Phillips M., Gershenzon J. Erythroxylum coca: A model non-model system for the study of tropane alkaloid biosynthesis. SAB Meeting 2008, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jan 2008
D'Auria J.*, Unsicker S., Pichersky E., Schaub A., Hansel A., Gershenzon J. The biosynthesis and biological roles of (Z)-3-hexen-1-yl acetate in Arabidopsis thaliana. Gordon Research Conference - Floral & Vegetative Volatiles, Les Diablerets, CH, Oct 2007
Wiegand M.*, D'Auria J., Svatoš A. Metabolic profiling of anthocyanines in Arabidopsis thaliana using high- efficiency Ion-Mobility (IMS) based separations on the Synapt High Definition MS System. 23rd ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jul 2007
Unsicker S.*, D'Auria J., Gershenzon J. The role of green leaf volatiles in multitrophic interactions. Gordon Research Conference - Plant Herbivore Interactions, Ventura, US, Feb 2007
D'Auria J.*, Luck K., Pastuschek J., Reichelt M., Svatoš A., Wrede J. Understanding Acyl Transfer in Plants: Functional Characterization of Enzymes, Involved in Secondary, Metabolite Ester Formation. SAB Meeting 2006, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Oct 2006
D'Auria J., Unsicker S. The role of green leaf volatiles in multitrophic interactions. SAB Meeting 2006, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Oct 2006
Pastuschek J.*, D'Auria J., Gershenzon J. Identification and biochemical characterization of GhAAT1 in Gossypium hirsutum. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jun 2006
D'Auria J. What does it mean to smell green? "Integrative Plant Biochemistry as We Approach 2010!", Phytochemical Society of North America, La Jolla, CA, US, Aug 2005