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

Poster Presentations

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