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Prof. Dr. Jonathan Gershenzon

   
   Department of Biochemistry
 Phone:+49 (0)3641 57 1300Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology
 Fax:+49 (0)3641 57 1302Hans-Knöll-Straße 8
  emailD-07745 Jena

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Oral Presentations

Gershenzon J. Roles of Plant Volatiles in Plant Life: Prospects in a Changing World. Gordon Research Conference - Biogenic Hydrocarbons & the Atmosphere: Interactions in a Changing World, Gordon Research Conferences, Girona, ES, Jul 2014 (invited)
Gershenzon J. How herbivores deal with glucosinolate defenses. DynaMo Seminar, University of Copenhagen, DNRF Center of Excellence for Dynamic Molecular Interactions, Copenhagen, DK, Mar 2014 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Biosynthesis of minor volatiles with major effects. Gordon Research Conference - Plant Volatiles: Exploring the Plant Headspace: Functional Analysis and Emerging Applications, Gordon Research Conferences, Ventura, CA, US, Jan 2014 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Costs and benefits of diversity in plant chemical defense. IBL Symposium 2013: From Molecules to Society, Leiden, NL, Dec 2013 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Enzyme recruitment and the evolution of plant defense. Seminar talk, Ohio State University, Agricultural Technical Institute, Wooster, OH, US, Nov 2013 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Conifers, fungi and bark beetles: Chemical warfare among three kingdoms of life. Seminar talk, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, US, Nov 2013 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Biosphere-Atmosphere Interactions. MPG-CNR Meeting, Integration and Partnership in Science and Technology, Loveno de Menaggio, IT, Jun 2013
Gershenzon J. Roles of sesquiterpene volatiles in plant defense and defense signaling. TERPNET 2013 - 11th International Meeting on Biosynthesis, Function and Biotechnology of Isoprenoids in Terrestrial and Marine Organisms in Terrestrial and Marine Organisms, TERPNET 2013, Kolymvari, Crete, GR, Jun 2013 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Enzyme recruitment and the evolution of plant defense pathways. 9th Plant Science Student Conference - PSSC 2013, Halle (Saale), DE, May 2013 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Functions of plant volatiles and their impact on the atmosphere. ESRP Meeting 2013, Schloss Waldthausen, Mainz, DE, May 2013 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Roles of plant volatiles –on beyond terpenes. Plant Volatiles: From Ecology to Exploitation, European Science Foundation, CNR Istituto per la Protezione delle Piante, Dipartimento di Scienze Bio-Agro-Alimentari (DiSBA), Florence, IT, Apr 2013 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Corn fights off pests with ist own designer perfumes. Seminar talk, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, US, Mar 2013 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Franken-Plants: Is genetic engineering a monstrous benefit in studying chemical mediation of plant-herbivore interactions? Gordon Research Conference - Plant-Herbivore Interactions: The Changing Face of Plant-Herbivore Studies, Gordon Research Conferences, Ventura, CA, US, Mar 2013 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Enzyme recruitment and the evolution of plant defense pathway. Seminar, University of California Davis, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, Department of Plant Sciences, Davis, CA, US, Dec 2012 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Prepared for poison: How herbivores circumvent plant defenses. Frontiers of Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Dec 2012
Gershenzon J. So many plant metabolites … so many great plant biochemists. Jubiläumsveranstaltung, Leibniz-Institut für Pflanzenbiochemie, Halle (Saale), DE, Sep 2012 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Chemical defenses in floral scent and nectar: How to deter foes but still attract friends. 42nd Annual Meeting "From basic ecology to the challenges of modern society", Ecological Society of Germany, Austria and Switzerland, Lüneburg, DE, Sep 2012 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Costs and benefits of diversity in plant chemical defense. Lecture, SFB924 "Molecular mechanisms regulating yield and yield stability in plants", Center of Life and Food Sciences Weihenstephan, Technical University of Munich, Weihenstephan, DE, May 2012 (invited)
Gershenzon J. How corn uses terpene perfumes as natural pest control agents. Symposium, Iowa State University, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Ames, US, Mar 2012 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Why a center of excellence for glucosinolates? Inauguration of the DynaMo Center of Excellence, University of Copenhagen, Center for Dynamic Molecular Interactions (DynaMo), Copenhagen, DK, Mar 2012 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Cocaine biosynthesis in coca plants. Pharmaceutical Sciences Seminar, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR, US, Nov 2011 (invited)
Gershenzon J. The enzymatic generation of terpene diversity and its ecological significance. Botanikertagung 2011, German Botanical Society, Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin, DE, Sep 2011 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Exploring new roles for volatile terpenes emitted from plants. 27th ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, CA, Jul 2011 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Conifer trees and bark beetles: Battling each other with natural products. Trends in Natural Products Research: A Young Scientists’ Meeting, Phytochemical Society of Europe (PSE), Kolymvari, Crete, GR, Jun 2011 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Bark beetles and conifers: A chemical battle. Gemeinsames Colloquium der Institute für Organische und Anorganische Chemie, Technische Universität Braunschweig, Braunschweig, DE, Jun 2011 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Bark beetles and conifers: a chemical battle. Institute for Organic and Inorganic Chemistry, Technical University of Braunschweig, Braunschweig, DE, Jun 2011 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Choosing the right perfume: The value of terpene volatiles in plant defense. MCDB Seminar, University of Michigan, Department of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology (MCDB), Ann Arbor, MI, US, Nov 2010 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Plant glucosinolate breakdown products: Biological activities and detoxification. Seminar, Virginia Tech University, Department of Biological Sciences, Blacksburg, VA, US, Nov 2010 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Powerful perfumes: Terpene volatiles are important agents of plant defense. Institutsseminar, Leibniz-Universität Hannover, Institut für Pflanzengenetik, Hannover, DE, Jun 2010 (invited)
Gershenzon J. The biochemistry of glucosinolate side chain biosynthesis: An elongated story. Seminar, Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, St. Louis, Missouri, US, May 2010 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Origin and maintenance of diversity in plant chemical defense. British Ecological Society Annual Meeting "The Integrative Role of Plant Secondary Metabolites in Ecological Systems", British Ecological Society, University of Sussex, Brighton, GB, Apr 2010 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Powerful perfumes: Defensive roles of plant terpenes. Seminar, Chinese Agricultural University, Beijing, CN, Apr 2010 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Volatile terpenes in plant defense. Seminar, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden, Menglun, Yunnan, CN, Apr 2010 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Chemical warfare between conifer trees, bark beetles and fungi: Who is winning? Seminar, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming Institute of Botany, Kunming, CN, Apr 2010 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Powerful perfumes: Terpene volatiles are important agents of plant defense. Seminar, Nanjing University, Nanjing, CN, Mar 2010 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Plant defensive chemistry - action and detoxification - discussion. Gordon Research Conference - Plant-Herbivore Interaction, Gordon Research Conferences, Galveston, TX, US, Feb 2010 (invited)
Gershenzon J. The biochemistry and evolution of glucosinolate chain extension: An elongating story. Colloquium for Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry, Technische Universität München, Fakultät für Chemie, Garching, DE, Jan 2010 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Spruce trees and bark beetles at war: New weapons and tactics. Sonderforschungsbereich 648 Colloquium, Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg, Halle (Saale), DE, Nov 2009 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Plant volatiles: Versatile agents of defense. University of California, Department of Entomology, Davis, CA, US, Nov 2009 (invited)
Gershenzon J. The many roles of plant volatile terpenes; making scents of diversity. Michigan State University, Department of Biochemistry, East Lansing, US, Nov 2009 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Role of spruce resin and phenolics in defense against bark beetles. Wissenschaftliches Kolloquium des Institutes für Allgemeine Botanik und Pflanzenphysiologie, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität, Institut für Allgemeine Botanik und Pflanzenphysiologie, Jena, DE, Oct 2009 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Elucidating the Role of Terpene Resin in Conifer Defense. 25th ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Neuchâtel, CH, Aug 2009 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Introduction to mechanisms of plant volatile production. Gordon Research Conference - Floral & Vegetative Volatiles, Gordon Research Conferences, Magdalen College, Oxford, UK, Oxford, GB, Aug 2009 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Glucosinolate hydrolysis products: Why they dare to be different. PLANT BIOLOGY 2009 - Joint Annual Meetings, American Society of Plant Biologists and Phycological Society of America, Honolulu, Hawaii, US, Jul 2009 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Manipulating terpene levels in conifer resin to study their ecological roles. TERPNET 2009 - 9th International Meeting: Biosynthesis and Function of Isoprenoids in Plants, Microorganisms and Parasites, The University of Tokyo, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Tokyo, JP, May 2009 (invited)
Gershenzon J. When glucosinolates break down: The diversity of hydrolysis products and their ecological context. RIKEN Plant Science Center, Yokohama, JP, May 2009 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Biochemistry and evolution of glucosinolate chain elongation. MPI for Molecular Plant Physiology, Potsdam, DE, Feb 2009 (invited)
Gershenzon J. The role of plant volatiles in direct defense against herbivores and pathogens. Winter school "Ecology of Plant Volatile Organic Compounds", ESF Scientific Programme "Volatile Organic Compounds in the Biosphere-Atmosphere System" (VOCBAS), Wageningen University, Wageningen, NL, Nov 2008 (invited)
Gershenzon J. The insect empire strikes back: Herbivore resistance to plant defense. Institutsseminar, Max-Planck-Institut für Züchtungsforschung, Köln, DE, Nov 2008 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Metabolic regulation of essential oil formation in the Lamiaceae. 39th International Symposium on Essential Oils (ISEO 2008), Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker (GDCh), Quedlinburg, DE, Sep 2008 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Biochemistry and evolution of glucosinolate chain elongation. 2nd Banff Conference on Plant Metabolism, Banff Conference Centre, Banff, Alberta, CA, Aug 2008 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Plant defense and insect counter-adaptations in the Brassicaceae. Seminar, Swedish Agricultural University, Alnarp, SE, Apr 2008 (invited)
Gershenzon J. The evolution of glucosinolate chain elongation. 20. Irseer Naturstofftage, DECHEMA, Irsee, DE, Feb 2008 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Plant defense and insect counter-adaptations in the mustard family: A spicy tale. NCCR Plant Survival International Conference, Neuchatel, CH, Feb 2008 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Life with spice: Insect counter-adaptations to glucosinolates. Institutsseminar, Freie Universität Berlin, Institut für Angewandte Zoologie und Ökologie der Tiere, Berlin, DE, Dec 2007 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Exploring new roles for plant sesquiterpene volatiles in ecological interactions, stress physiology, and internal signaling. Gordon Research Conference - Floral & Vegetative Volatiles, Les Diablerets, CH, Oct 2007 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Secondary metabolism in Arabidopsis: To signal and to be signaled. International Summerschool - Environmental signaling: Arabidopsis as a model, Utrecht University, Faculty of Biology, Phytopathology, Utrecht, NL, Aug 2007 (invited)
Gershenzon J. The role of plant sesquiterpenes in resistance to oxidative stress. TERPNET 2007 - 8th international meeting on biosynthesis and function of isoprenoids in plants, microorganisms and parasites, Strasbourg, FR, May 2007 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Plant defense and insect counter-defense in the Brassicaceae: The chemical ecology of glucosinolate hydrolysis. Seminar, University of California, Davis, Davis, CA, US, Apr 2007 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Sesquiterpenes: short range signals in plant and insect defense. Gordon Research Conference - Biogenic Hydrocarbons & the Atmosphere, Ventura, CA, US, Mar 2007 (invited)
Gershenzon J. The power of plant perfumes: Volatile terpenes act as defensive signals to herbivore enemies. Seminar, University of California, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA, US, Jan 2007 (invited)
Gershenzon J., Sánchez-Moreiras A. The role of (E)-ß-caryophyllene in resistance to oxidative stress in Arabidopsis. ISONET Meeting on Plant VOCs and Secondary Organic Aerosols in Biosphere Atmosphere Carbon Exchange, Kuopio, FI, Nov 2006 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Evolution of glucosinolate biosynthesis. Symposium on Sulphur-containing Defense Compounds: Pivotal players in plant stress tolerance, Heidelberg, DE, Oct 2006 (invited)
Gershenzon J. How glucosinolates changed the course of human history. 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 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Engineering plant and chemical defense for managing insect pests: Lessons from Arabidopsis. Meeting of the Phytochemical Society of North America, Oxford, Mississippi, US, Jul 2006 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Plant-insect interactions in the Brassicaceae: the chemical ecology of glucosinolate hydrolysis and lepidopteran herbivores. Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, US, May 2006 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Plant defense and insect counter-defense: the ecology of glucosinolate hydrolysis. Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, US, Apr 2006 (invited)
Gershenzon J. The power and diversity of plant perfumes: how mixtures of volatile terpenes can protect plants from insect herbivores. Universität Stuttgart-Hohenheim, Stuttgart, DE, Jan 2006 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Plant biochemistry for dummies. Symposium in Honor of the 60th Birthday of Renowned Plant Terpene Biochemist, Prof. Rodney Croteau, Pullman, WA, US, Dec 2005 (invited)
Gershenzon J. The power of plant perfumes: volatile terpenes protect plants against insect herbivores. MPG-Symposium der Biologisch-Medizinischen Sektion, Berlin, DE, Nov 2005 (invited)
Gershenzon J. A toast to Tom and his terpenes. Symposium in Honor of the Retirement of Dr. Tom Mabry, Austin, TX, US, Oct 2005 (invited)
Gershenzon J. The terpene synthase gene family: tools for ecological and evolutionary studies and metabolic engineering. 17th International Botanical Congress, Vienna, AT, Jul 2005 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Poisons or pastes: What are the modes of action of terpenes serving as conifer defense? CONDEF (Conifer Defence Project) Workshop 2005, Oppurg, DE, Jun 2005 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Taking control of terpene metabolism in plants: from endogenous regulation to bioengineering. TERPNET 2005 - 7th international meeting dedicated to reporting on the latest advances in the chemistry and biology of terpenes and isoprenoids, Wageningen, NL, Apr 2005 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Der Wald ruft: molecular and biochemical approaches to the study of chemical defenses in conifers. Frontiers in Plant Physiology Symposium in Honor of Prof. Hubert Ziegler's 80th Birthday, Weihenstephan, DE, Nov 2004 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Plant defense and insect counter-defense: the chemical ecology of glucosinolates. 9th International Congress of Endocytobiology and Symbiosis, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität, Jena, DE, Sep 2004 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Plant defense and insect counteradaptation: the chemical ecology of the glucosinolate-myrosinase system. Botanikertagung 2004, Deutsche Botanische Gesellschaft, Vereinigung für Angewandte Botanik, Braunschweig, DE, Sep 2004 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Plant defense and insect counter-defense in the Brassicaceae: the chemical ecology of glucosinolate hydrolysis. 12th International Symposium on Insect-Plant Relationships, Berlin, DE, Aug 2004 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Molecular regulation of induced chemical defenses in Norway spruce: tools for testing function. 20th ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology and Phytochemical Society of North America, Ottawa, CA, Jul 2004 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Allocation to plant defense: classic theories and recent evidence from plant physiology and molecular biology. Gordon Research Conference - Plant Herbivore Interactions, Ventura, CA, US, Mar 2004 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Molecular biology of volatile terpenes. ISONET Meeting on Ecological and Physiological Functions of Biogenetic Isoprenoids and their Impact on the Environment, Rome, IT, Jan 2004 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Understanding the evolution and function of secondary metabolism. Institute Days, MPI for Molecular Plant Physiology, Golm, DE, Jun 2003 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Properties of a prenyltransferase involved in resin formation in Picea abies. CONDEF (Conifer Defence Project) Workshop 2003, Drobak, NO, Jun 2003 (invited)
Gershenzon J. The exploitation of model systems to investigate the function and evolution of terpene secondary metabolites in plants. TERPNET 2003 - 6th international meeting dedicated to reporting on the latest advances in the chemistry and biology of terpenes and isoprenoids, Lexington, Kentucky, US, May 2003 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Biological approaches to developing model systems for studying plant-insect interactions. Green Institute Meeting (MPICOE, MPI-Golm, MPI-Köln), Harnack-Haus, Berlin, DE, Nov 2002 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Convergent evolution of glucosinolate processing pathway in Arabidopsis thaliana and one of its specialist herbivores. Botanikertagung 2002, Deutsche Botanische Gesellschaft, Freiburg, DE, Sep 2002 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Biosynthesis and functions of glucosinolates. Workshop on Sulphur in Plants: Interaction of basic metabolism and stress resistance, Freiburg, DE, Sep 2002 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Biogenic hydrocarbons in the biosphere: Evaluating their roles in plant defense and communication. Gordon Research Conference - Biogenic Hydrocarbons & the Atmosphere, Oxford, GB, Sep 2002 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Ecological significance of terpene volatiles: From Arabidopsis to maize. Phytochemical Society of North America Meeting, Merida, MX, Jul 2002 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Glucosinolates: Do these Arabidopsis plant herbivore defenses "cut" themustard? Seminar, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, NL, Jun 2002 (invited)
Gershenzon J. New proteins mediating the interaction of glucosinolates and their insect herbivores. Seminar, Technical University of Dresden, Dresden, DE, Jun 2002 (invited)
Gershenzon J. The cloning of geranylgeranyl diphosphate synthase from Norway spruce, an important enzyme of resin acid biosynthesis. CONDEF (Conifer Defence Project) Workshop 2002, Stavern, NO, May 2002 (invited)
Gershenzon J. The biosynthesis of glucosinolates, a large class of secondary metabolites in Arabidopsis. Seminar, Salk Institute for Biological Studies, La Jolla, CA, US, Mar 2002 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Plants and herbivores have ESP: The metabolism of Arabidopsis glucosinolates after leaf damage and the response of insect herbivores. Seminar, University of Arizona, Department of Entomology, Tuscon, AZ, US, Mar 2002 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Plant Perfumes - Does releasing scents make sense? Symposium on Natural Products, Plants and Insects - an Excursion in Chemical Ecology in Honor of the 65th Birthday of Prof. Thomas Hartmann, Technical University of Braunschweig, Braunschweig, DE, Feb 2002 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Puzzling perfumes: Investigating the formation and function of volatile terpenes released from plant foliage. Seminar, University of Göttingen, Göttingen, DE, Jan 2002 (invited)
Gershenzon J. The formation and function of volatile terpenes in maize and Arabidopsis. Seminar, Wageningen University, Wageningen, NL, Jan 2002 (invited)
Gershenzon J. Testing the defensive function of terpenoid resin in Norway Spruce (Picea abies). ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Lake Tahoe, NV, US, Jul 2001

Poster Presentations

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
Christoff Wouters F., Shekhov A., Reichelt M., Luck K., Giddings Vassão D., Gershenzon J. Detoxification of the maize benzoxazinoid DIMBOA by lepidopteran herbivores. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2014
Günther J., Irmisch S., Stödtler H.J., Gershenzon J., Köllner T. A novel pathway for herbivore-induced 2-phenylethanol formation in poplar. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2014
Jeschke V., Schramm K., Giddings Vassão D., Gershenzon J. Effects of Isothiocyanates in the Metabolism and Biochemistry of Spodoptera littoralis. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2014
Mitra S., Raguschke B., Gershenzon J., Wright L. Effect of Herbivory on Methylerythritol 4-phosphate pathway in Arabidopsis thaliana. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2014
Sanchez Arcos C., Gershenzon J., Reichelt M., Kunert G. Legume chemistry and the specificity of pea aphid host races. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2014
Ullah C., Eberl F., Gershenzon J., Unsicker S., Hammerbacher A. The effect of rust infection on black poplar leaf chemistry and tree responses to insect herbivory. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 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
Malka O.*, Giddings Vassão D., Gershenzon J., Morin S. Disarming the glucosinolate-myrosinase complex by sulfatase in Bemisia tabaci. Seventh International Symposium on Molecular Insect Science, Amsterdam, NL, Jul 2014
Beran F., Pauchet Y., Kunert G., 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. SAB Meeting 2014, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, May 2014
Gershenzon J., Unsicker S., Clavijo McCormick A.L., Boeckler A. Top-down and bottom-up effects in black poplar-insect interactions. SAB Meeting 2014, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, May 2014
Hammerbacher A., Gershenzon J., Unsicker S., Eberl F., Ullah C. The effect of rust infestation on black poplar leaf chemistry and tree responses to insect herbivory . SAB Meeting 2014, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, May 2014
Huber M., Triebwasser-Freese D., Reichelt M., Heiling S., Köllner T., Vogel H., Schulze-Gronover C., Paetz C., Brillatz T., Aziz Z., Gershenzon J., Erb M. A native root herbivore drives the evolution of defensive latex secondary metabolites in dandelion. SAB Meeting 2014, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, May 2014
Jeschke V., Christoff Wouters F., Shekhov A., Luck K., Meyer N., de Melo Moreira Gomes A.M., Kearney E., Blanchette B., Schramm K., Gershenzon J., Giddings Vassão D. Detoxification and Mode of Action of Plant Defenses in Insect Herbivores. SAB Meeting 2014, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, May 2014
Kandasamy D., Gershenzon J., Hammerbacher A. Towards understanding the mutualism between the European bark beetle (Ips typographus) and its fungal associate (Ceratocystis polonica). SAB Meeting 2014, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, May 2014
Köllner T., Gershenzon J., Irmisch S., Handrick V., Günther J., Stödtler H.J. The metabolism and biological roles of nitrogenous defense compounds in trees and grasses. SAB Meeting 2014, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, May 2014
Kunert G., Gershenzon J. Chemical, physiological and ecological mechanisms that maintain pea aphid host races. SAB Meeting 2014, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, May 2014
Lang C., González Cabanelas D., Raguschke B., Gershenzon J., Mitra S., Wright L. The regulation of the Methylerythritol 4-phosphate pathway in plants. SAB Meeting 2014, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, May 2014
Ullah C.*, Unsicker S., Gershenzon J., Hammerbacher A. Defencee related phenolics and phytohoromones are differentially induced in Populus nigra upon rust fungus infection. MiCom 2014 - 4th International Student Conference on Microbial Communication, Jena School for Microbial Communication, Jena, DE, Apr 2014
Christoff Wouters F.*, Bauer E., Blanchette B., Erb M., Gershenzon J., Giddings Vassão D., Reichelt M., Shekhov A. Detoxification of benzoxazinoids – how lepidopteran herbivores cope with maize chemical defenses. 13th IMPRS Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Dornburg, DE, Feb 2014
González Cabanelas D.*, Gershenzon J., Onkokesung N., Paetz C., Phillips M., Rodriguez-Concepcion M., Wright L. The isoprenoid pathway intermediate, 2-C-methyl-D-erythritol-2,4 cyclodiphosphate, is diverted to form glycosidic and non-glycosidic metabolites that alter defense signaling in Arabidopsis thaliana. 13th IMPRS Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Dornburg, DE, Feb 2014
Huber M.*, Erb M., Freese D., Gershenzon J., Heiling S., Reichelt M. A natural root herbivore decreases aglycone formation of defensive metabolites . 13th IMPRS Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Dornburg, DE, Feb 2014
Kandasamy D.*, Brock M., Gershenzon J., Hammerbacher A. Role of Cerato-platanin-like proteins in Ceratocystis polonica in mediating surface attachment with its vector bark beetle (Ips typographus). 13th IMPRS Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Dornburg, DE, Feb 2014
Sanchez Arcos C.*, Gershenzon J., Kunert G., Reichelt M. Legume chemistry and the specificity of pea aphid host races. 13th IMPRS Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Dornburg, DE, Feb 2014
Berasategui A.*, Schmitt T., Niehuis O., Schmidt A., Gershenzon J., Kaltenpoth M. Evidence for horizontal transfer of Wolbachia in hymenopteran host-parasitoid interactions. Keystone Symposium: Mechanisms and Consequences of Invertebrate-Microbe Interactions Interactions, Tahoe City, US, Jan 2014
Berasategui A., Kaltenpoth M., Gershenzon J., Schmidt A. A three-way interaction: Terpenes, Hylobius abietis and its gut microbiota. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2013
Giddings Vassão D., Schramm K., Christoff Wouters F., Jeschke V., Blanchette B., Kearney E., Gershenzon J. Detoxification and mode of action of plant defenses in insect herbivores. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2013
Handrick V., Meihls L., Gershenzon J., Jander G., Erb M., Köllner T. An O-Methyltransferase Activity Causes Variation in Maize Aphid Resistance. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2013
Huber M., Reichelt M., Heiling S., Köllner T., Vogel H., Schulze-Gronover C., Paetz C., Gershenzon J., Erb M. A native root herbivore has the potential to drive the evolution of defensive latex secondary metabolites in nature. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2013
Kandasamy D., Wadke N., Paetz C., Gershenzon J., Hammerbacher A. Elucidating common polyphenol detoxification pathways of plant pathogenic fungi by using the spruce pathogen Ceratocysti polonica as a model. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2013
Vosteen I., Gershenzon J., Kunert G. Enemy-free space: Could hoverfly oviposition preference create niches of low predation pressure for pea aphid host races? ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2013
Heiling S.*, Huber M., Paetz C., Reichelt M., Erb M., Gershenzon J., Baldwin I.T., Barsch A., Kiehne A., Yates S. Defensive Chemistry: MS-based characterization of sesquiterpene lactone- and hydroxybenzeneacetic acid-derived defensive metabolites of Taraxacum officinale root latex. 61st ASMS Conference on Mass Specrometry and Allied Topics, Minneapolis, Mn, US, Jun 2013
Ghirardo A.*, Wright L., Gershenzon J., Schnitzler J.P. Metabolic flux analysis through the plastidic methylerythritol 4-phosphate pathway in poplar: effects of isoprene biosynthesis. TERPNET 2013 - 11th International Meeting on Biosynthesis, Function and Biotechnology of Isoprenoids in Terrestrial and Marine Organisms in Terrestrial and Marine Organisms, TERPNET 2013, Kolymvari, Crete, GR, Jun 2013
Irmisch S.*, Yuan J.S., Chen F., Gershenzon J., Köllner T. The spatial distribution of terpene emission after gypsy moth feeding in poplar. TERPNET 2013 - 11th International Meeting on Biosynthesis, Function and Biotechnology of Isoprenoids in Terrestrial and Marine Organisms in Terrestrial and Marine Organisms, TERPNET 2013, Kolymvari, Crete, GR, Jun 2013
Köllner T.*, Petersen N., Nagel R., Schmidt A., Irmisch S., Gershenzon J. Short-chain prenyltransferases involved in herbivore-induced terpene formation in poplar. TERPNET 2013 - 11th International Meeting on Biosynthesis, Function and Biotechnology of Isoprenoids in Terrestrial and Marine Organisms in Terrestrial and Marine Organisms, TERPNET 2013, Kolymvari, Crete, GR, Jun 2013
Wright L.*, Rohwer J.M., Ghirardo A., Hammerbacher A., Ortiz M., Raguschke B., Schnitzler J.P., Gershenzon J., Phillips M. Isotopic labelling of the MEP pathway in Arabidopsis thaliana lines over-expressing 1-deoxyxylulose phosphate synthase, shows the existence of a second methylerythritol cyclodiphosphate metabolite pool. TERPNET 2013 - 11th International Meeting on Biosynthesis, Function and Biotechnology of Isoprenoids in Terrestrial and Marine Organisms in Terrestrial and Marine Organisms, TERPNET 2013, Kolymvari, Crete, GR, Jun 2013
Schwarzkopf A.*, Gershenzon J., Kunert G. Feeding behaviour of pea aphid races on different legume species. Second European Conference on Speciation research - Speciation 2013, Montpellier, FR, May 2013
Reichelt M.*, Merker H., Gershenzon J. Amino acid analysis in biological samples by LC-MS/MS. 46. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Massenspektrometrie, Deutschen Gesellschaft für Massenspektrometrie, Humboldt-Universität Berlin, Berlin, DE, Mar 2013
Christoff Wouters F.*, Giddings Vassão D., Reichelt M., Glauser G., Erb M., Gershenzon J. DIMBOA reglucosylation as a detoxification strategy in lepidopteran herbivores feeding on maize. Gordon Research Conference - Plant-Herbivore Interactions: The Changing Face of Plant-Herbivore Studies, Gordon Research Conferences, Ventura, CA, US, Mar 2013
Constabel P.*, Wong A., Boeckler A., Towns M., Gershenzon J., Unsicker S. Using transgenic poplars to test the ecology and function of condensed tannins and phenolics. Gordon Research Conference - Plant-Herbivore Interactions: The Changing Face of Plant-Herbivore Studies, Gordon Research Conferences, Ventura, CA, US, Mar 2013
Giddings Vassão D.*, Jeschke V., Schramm K., Reichelt M., Gershenzon J. Detoxification and the deleterious metabolic effects of isothiocyanates on insect herbivores. Gordon Research Conference - Plant-Herbivore Interactions: The Changing Face of Plant-Herbivore Studies, Gordon Research Conferences, Ventura, CA, US, Mar 2013
Gloss A.*, Giddings Vassão D., Schramm K., Reichelt M., Hailey A.L., Rast T., Weichsel A., Gershenzon J., Montfort W., Whiteman N.K. Host shift by adaptive evolution of an ancient detoxification pathway. Gordon Research Conference - Plant-Herbivore Interactions: The Changing Face of Plant-Herbivore Studies, Gordon Research Conferences, Ventura, CA, US, Mar 2013
Schramm K.*, Giddings Vassão D., Gershenzon J. The role of glutathione in detoxification of isothiocyanates in generalist lepidopterans. Gordon Research Conference - Plant-Herbivore Interactions: The Changing Face of Plant-Herbivore Studies, Gordon Research Conferences, Ventura, CA, US, Mar 2013
Christoff Wouters F., Jeschke V., Gershenzon J., Schramm K., Giddings Vassão D. Detoxification and Mode of Action of Plant Defenses in Insect Herbivores . SAB Meeting 2012, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Oct 2012
Berasategui A.*, Schmidt A., Kaltenpoth M., Gershenzon J. Terpenes for dinner? Hylobius abietis and its gut microbiota. Workshop on Microbial Evolution, University of Basel, Basel, CH, Sep 2012
Berasategui A.*, Schmidt A., Kaltenpoth M., Gershenzon J. Terpenes for dinner? Hylobius abietis and ist gut microbiota. 7th International Symbiosis Congress, International Symbiosis Society, Krakow, PL, Jul 2012
Boeckler A.*, Gershenzon J., Unsicker S. Seasonal variation of phenolic compounds in black poplar (Populus nigra). 28th ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Vilnius, LT, Jul 2012
Unsicker S.*, Clavijo McCormick A.L., Irmisch S., Boeckler A., Veit D., Gershenzon J., Köllner T. Locally distinct volatile emission from herbivore-damaged poplar and ist implication for indirect tree defense. 28th ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Vilnius, LT, Jul 2012
Stintzi A.*, Bosch M., Wasternack C., Wright L., Gershenzon J., Schaller A. Constitutive and induced defenses are differentially affected by JA deficiency in tomato plants. Annual Meeting of the American Society of Plant Biologists, Austin, TX, US, Jul 2012
Köllner T.*, Irmisch S., Gershenzon J. Two similar CYP79 enzymes from poplar convert amino acids to oximes, but are probably involved in different types of plant defense. 11th International Symposium on Cytochrome P450 Biodiversity & Biotechnology, Museum of Natural Sciences, Torino, IT, Jun 2012
Clavijo McCormick A.L.*, Reinecke A., Hansson B.S., Gershenzon J., Unsicker S. Volatile mediated parasitoid recruitment in Black poplar. Workshop "Multitrophic Interactions", Gesellschaft für Ökologie, University Göttingen, Göttingen, DE, Mar 2012
Schwarzkopf A.*, Gershenzon J., Kunert G. Pea aphid clones of different races - Plant penetration behavior on host and non-host legumes. Workshop "Multitrophic Interactions", Gesellschaft für Ökologie, University Göttingen, Göttingen, DE, Mar 2012
Vosteen I.*, Gershenzon J., Kunert G. Where to lay the eggs? - Influence of plant species on hoverfly reproduction. Workshop "Multitrophic Interactions", Gesellschaft für Ökologie, University Göttingen, Göttingen, DE, Mar 2012
Gloss A.*, Rast T., Lapoint R., Reichelt M., Schramm K., Giddings Vassão D., Gershenzon J., Montfort B., Whiteman N.K. Adaptation to mustard oils in the Drosophila radiation: ecological, genetic, biochemical, and metabolomics evidence across a specialization gradient. Drosophila Genetics, The Genetics Society of America Conferences, Chicago, IL, US, Mar 2012
Vosteen I.*, Gershenzon J., Kunert G. Where to lay the eggs? – Influence of plant species on hoverfly reproduction. 11th IMPRS Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Dornburg, DE, Feb 2012
Irmisch S.*, Köllner T., Gershenzon J. The biosynthesis of nitrogen-containing volatiles in poplar. Gordon Research Conference - Plant Volatiles: Ecology, Biosynthesis, Regulation and Animal Perception of Floral and Vegetative Volatiles, Plus their Roles in Human Flavor and Agriculture, Gordon Research Conferences, Ventura, CA, US, Feb 2012
Köllner T.*, Irmisch S., Danner H., Boeckler A., Yuan J.S., Chen F., Gershenzon J., Unsicker S. Seven terpene synthases produce the major compounds of the gypsy moth feeding-induced volatile blend of Populus trichocarpa. Gordon Research Conference - Plant Volatiles: Ecology, Biosynthesis, Regulation and Animal Perception of Floral and Vegetative Volatiles, Plus their Roles in Human Flavor and Agriculture, Gordon Research Conferences, Ventura, CA, US, Feb 2012
Schramm K.*, Giddings Vassão D., Reichelt M., Wittstock U., Gershenzon J. Isothiocyanate metabolism in generalist lepidopteran herbivores. Sixth International Symposium on Molecular Insect Science, Amsterdam, NL, Oct 2011
Clavijo McCormick A.L.*, Reinecke A., Hansson B.S., Gershenzon J., Unsicker S. What do parasitoids understand when poplars talk? 12th European Symposium for Insect Taste and Olfaction (ESITO), St. Petersburg, RU, Sep 2011
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
Nagel R.*, Gershenzon J., Schmidt A. Measurement of isoprenyl diphosphate synthase activity in plant crude extracts by HPLC-MS/MS. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2011
Wadke N.*, Schmidt A., Paetz C., Brock M., Gershenzon J., Hammerbacher A. Virulence of the bark beetle associated fungus, Ceratocystis polonica, in Norway spruce (Picea abies) is associated with oxidative metabolism of host defenses. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2011
Wadke N.*, Schmidt A., Paetz C., Brock M., Gershenzon J., Hammerbacher A. Virulence of the bark beetle associated fungus, Ceratocystis polonica, in Norway spruce (Picea abies) is associated with metabolism of host defenses. MiCom 2011 - 2nd International Student Conference on Microbial Communication, Jena School for Microbial Communication, Jena, DE, Sep 2011
Clavijo McCormick A.L.*, Reinecke A., Hansson B.S., Gershenzon J., Unsicker S. What do parasitoids understand when poplars talk? 14th Symposium on Insect-Plant Interactions, Wageningen, NL, Aug 2011
Kunert G.*, Reinhold C., Gershenzon J. Can plants scare off aphids by producing their alarm pheromone? 14th Symposium on Insect-Plant Interactions, Wageningen, NL, Aug 2011
Schramm K.*, Giddings Vassão D., Reichelt M., Wittstock U., Gershenzon J. Isothiocyanate metabolism in generalist lepidopteran herbivores. 14th Symposium on Insect-Plant Interactions, Wageningen, NL, Aug 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
Wright L.*, Ghirardo A., Schnitzler J.P., Rohwer J.M., Gershenzon J., Phillips M. Measuring flux through the methylerythritol 4-phosphate pathway in Arabidopsis thaliana. Second International Conference on Plant Metabolism, Qingdao, CN, Jul 2011
Vosteen I.*, Gershenzon J., Kunert G. The role of enemy free space in sympatric speciation of the pea aphid Acyrthosiphon pisum. Insect Chemical Ecology Course - ICE 11, Swedish University of Agriculture Science, Alnarp, SE, Jun 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
Irmisch S.*, Danner H., Boeckler A., Yuan J.S., Chen F., Gershenzon J., Unsicker S., Köllner T. Seven terpene synthases produce the major compounds of the gypsy moth feeding-induced volatile blend of Populus trichocarpa. TERPNET 2011 - 10th International Meeting: Biosynthesis and Function of Isoprenoids in Plants, Microorganisms and Parasites, Linnæus University, Kalmar, SE, May 2011
Köllner T.*, Irmisch S., Degenhardt J., Gershenzon J. The organ-specific expression of terpene genes determines the terpene hydrocarbon composition of chamomile essential oils. TERPNET 2011 - 10th International Meeting: Biosynthesis and Function of Isoprenoids in Plants, Microorganisms and Parasites, Linnæus University, Kalmar, SE, May 2011
Nagel R.*, Gershenzon J., Schmidt A. Measurement of isoprenyl diphosphate synthase activity in plant crude extracts by HPLC-MS/MS. TERPNET 2011 - 10th International Meeting: Biosynthesis and Function of Isoprenoids in Plants, Microorganisms and Parasites, Linnæus University, Kalmar, SE, May 2011
Schmidt A.*, Nagel R., Johnson M.D., Nagy N.E., Gershenzon J. Molecular and analytical characterization of terpene biosynthesis in transgenic spruce. TERPNET 2011 - 10th International Meeting: Biosynthesis and Function of Isoprenoids in Plants, Microorganisms and Parasites, Linnæus University, Kalmar, SE, May 2011
Wright L.*, Ghirardo A., Schnitzler J.P., Rohwer J.M., Gershenzon J., Phillips M. Measuring flux through the methylerythritol 4-phosphate pathway in Arabidopsis thaliana. TERPNET 2011 - 10th International Meeting: Biosynthesis and Function of Isoprenoids in Plants, Microorganisms and Parasites, Linnæus University, Kalmar, SE, May 2011
Nagel R.*, Lohse-Trautsch J., Nagy N.E., Gershenzon J., Schmidt A. Molecular and analytical characterization of terpene biosynthesis in transgenic spruce. 24th Conference of Molecular Biology of Plants, Dabringhausen, DE, Feb 2011
Schwarzkopf A.*, Gershenzon J., Kunert G. Characterizing feeding behavior of Acyrthosiphon pisum clones on host and non-host plant species by Electropenetrography (EPG). 10th IMPRS Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Dornburg, DE, Feb 2011
Hatano E.*, Kunert G., Linse C., Gershenzon J., Weisser W. Intra- and interspecific interactions modulate the emission of alarm pheromone in pea aphids. 26th ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Tours, FR, Aug 2010
Nagel R.*, Nagy N.E., Gershenzon J., Schmidt A. Regulation of terpenoid biosynthesis in transgenic white spruce (Picea glauca). 6th Plant Science Student Conference, Gatersleben, DE, Jun 2010
Hammerbacher A.*, Paetz C., Gershenzon J., Schmidt A. Stereospecific proanthocyanidin coupling by fungal oxidoreductases in Picea abies during attack by the bark beetle associated fungus Ceratocystis polonica. 9th International Symposium on Peroxidases, OxiZymes, Leipzig, DE, Jun 2010
Wadke N.*, Paetz C., Schmidt A., Gershenzon J., Hammerbacher A. Virulence of the bark beetle associated fungus, Ceratocystis polonica, in Norway spruce (Picea abies) is associated with oxidative metabolism of host defenses. OxiZymes International Symposium, Leipziger Kubus, Leipzig, DE, Jun 2010
Wadke N.*, Paetz C., Gershenzon J., Hammerbacher A. Functional genomics of the bark beetle associated fungus Ceratocystis polonica. JSMC/JSB Workshop "Microbes, Models & Methods", Friedrich-Schiller-Universität, Jena, DE, Mar 2010
Danner H.*, Köllner T., Gershenzon J., Unsicker S. Fighting herbivores: Indirect defense of black poplar (Populus nigra L.). Workshop Multitrophic Interactions, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Göttingen, DE, Mar 2010
Kunert G.*, Schwarzkopf A., Gershenzon J. The effect of host plant quality and predators on wing induction in aphids. Workshop Multitrophic Interactions, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Göttingen, DE, Mar 2010
Unsicker S.*, Boeckler A., Danner H., Köllner T., Kunert G., Gershenzon J. The chemical defense of black poplar (Populus nigra) against insect herbivory. Workshop Multitrophic Interactions, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Göttingen, DE, Mar 2010
Hammerbacher A.*, Paetz C., Fenning T., Bohlmann J., Gershenzon J., Schmidt A. Virulence of the bark beetle associated fungus, Ceratocystis polonica, in Norway spruce (Picea abies) is associated with metabolism of host defenses. Gordon Research Conference - Plant-Herbivore Interaction, Gordon Research Conferences, Galveston, TX, US, Feb 2010
Kunert G.*, Schwarzkopf A., Gershenzon J. The effect of host plant quality and predators on wing induction in aphids. Gordon Research Conference - Plant-Herbivore Interaction, Gordon Research Conferences, Galveston, TX, US, Feb 2010
Unsicker S.*, Boeckler A., Danner H., Köllner T., Kunert G., Gershenzon J. The chemical defense of black poplar (Populus nigra L.) against insect herbivory. Gordon Research Conference - Plant-Herbivore Interaction, Gordon Research Conferences, Galveston, TX, US, Feb 2010
Wadke N.*, Hammerbacher A., Paetz C., Gershenzon J. Functional genomics of the bark beetle associated fungus Ceratocystis polonica. JSMC/LRS Symposium 2009, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität, Jena, DE, Sep 2009
Crocoll C.*, Asbach J., Gershenzon J., Degenhardt J. Thymol and carvacrol formation catalyzed by a cytochrome P450 from Origanum vulgare. Botanikertagung 2009 "Plants for the Future", Deutsche Botanische Gesellschaft, Universität Leipzig, Leipzig, DE, Sep 2009
Assefa Fantaye C.*, Köllner T., Gershenzon J., Degenhardt J. The role of volatile sesquiterpenes in direct defense against herbivores: A concerted action of auto-priming and deterrence. 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
Boeckler A.*, Köllner T., Gershenzon J., Unsicker S. Temporal Dynamics of Secondary Metabolites in Populus nigra L. after Herbivore Attack. 25th ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Neuchâtel, CH, Aug 2009
Crocoll C.*, Gershenzon J., Degenhardt J. Thymol and carvacrol formation by transgenic Arabidopsis overexpressing a cytochrome P450 from Origanum vulgare. 25th ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Neuchâtel, CH, Aug 2009
Danner H.*, Köllner T., Gershenzon J., Unsicker S. Fighting herbivores: Defense mechanisms of black poplar (Populus nigra L.). 25th ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Neuchâtel, CH, Aug 2009
Hatano E.*, Kunert G., Kunert M., David A., Gershenzon J., Weisser W. Don’t talk loudly: The emission of alarm pheromone from pea aphids regulated by group-living conditions. 25th ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Neuchâtel, CH, Aug 2009
Kigathi R.*, Unsicker S., Reichelt M., Gershenzon J., Weisser W. Volatile emitted by Trifolium pratenese L. under Different Experimental Conditions. 25th ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Neuchâtel, CH, Aug 2009
Falk K.*, Gershenzon J. The role of glucosinolates in Arabidopsis defense against mollusks. PLANT BIOLOGY 2009 - Joint Annual Meetings, American Society of Plant Biologists and Phycological Society of America, Honolulu, Hawaii, US, Jul 2009
Hammerbacher A.*, Paetz C., Fischer T., Fenning T., Bohlmann J., Gershenzon J., Schmidt A. Proanthocyanidin production in Picea abies during infection by the bark beetle-associated fungus Ceratocystis polonica. 2009 IUFRO Tree Biotechnology Conference, Whistler, CA, Jul 2009
Assefa Fantaye C.*, Gershenzon J., Degenhardt J. Ozone-induced cell death: Do sesquiterpenes influence the signaling process? ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jun 2009
Crocoll C.*, Gershenzon J., Degenhardt J. P450s @ work: Key steps in thymol and carvacrol formation. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jun 2009
Fontana A.*, Degenhardt J., Held M., Turlings T., Gershenzon J. The role of maize sesquiterpene volatiles in direct plant defense. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jun 2009
Hammerbacher A.*, Paetz C., Fischer T., Fenning T., Bohlmann J., Gershenzon J., Schmidt A. Proanthocyanidin production in Picea abies during infection by the bark beetle-associated fungus Ceratocystis polonica. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jun 2009
Schramm K.*, Winde I., Gershenzon J., Wittstock U. Detoxification of isothiocyanates in generalist lepidopteran herbivores. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jun 2009
Schmidt A.*, Wächtler B., Temp U., Krekling T., Seguin A., Gershenzon J. Geranyl diphosphate and geranylgeranyl diphosphate synthase activity of a new isoprenyl diphosphate synthase was confirmed in transgenic embryogenic tissue and function in induced oleoresin production of Norway spruce (Picea abies). TERPNET 2009 - 9th International Meeting: Biosynthesis and Function of Isoprenoids in Plants, Microorganisms and Parasites, The University of Tokyo, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Tokyo, JP, May 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
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
Schramm K.*, Winde I., Reichelt M., Gershenzon J., Wittstock U. Detoxification of isothiocyanates in generalist lepidopteran herbivores. The 2nd Conference on Glucosinolates – Taking The Field Into The Next Decade, Elsinore, DK, May 2009
Vergara-Montalvo F.*, Shroff R., Muck A., Svatoš A., Gershenzon J. Glucosinolate distribution within leaves of Arabidopsis thaliana and ist consequences for herbivores. The 2nd Conference on Glucosinolates – Taking The Field Into The Next Decade, Elsinore, DK, May 2009
Paetz C.*, Hammerbacher A., Schneider B., Gershenzon J. Procyanidin determination by NMR. 2nd International Meeting on NMR and Quantitative Analysis, Stockholm, SE, Apr 2009
Kigathi R.*, Kunert G., Unsicker S., Gershenzon J., Weisser W. An aphid's dilemma. Tagung, Deutschen Gesellschaft für allgemeine und angewandte Entomologie, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Göttingen, DE, Mar 2009
Assefa Fantaye C.*, Gershenzon J. The role of maize volatile sesquiterpenes in direct defense against herbivores. 8th IMPRS Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Dornburg, DE, Mar 2009
Crocoll C.*, Gershenzon J. Key steps in thymol and carvacrol formation. 8th IMPRS Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Dornburg, DE, Mar 2009
Danner H.*, Köllner T., Gershenzon J., Unsicker S. Defense mechanisms of Populus nigra. 8th IMPRS Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Dornburg, DE, Mar 2009
Lohse-Trautsch J.*, Mumm R., Gershenzon J., Dicke M. The specificity of volatile communication between Zea mays and the predatory mite Phytoseiulus persimilis. 8th IMPRS Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Dornburg, DE, Mar 2009
Schramm K.*, Gershenzon J., Wittstock U. The crucifer chronicles III - Isothiocyanate detoxification by midgut GSTs in generalist lepidopteran herbivores. 8th IMPRS Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Dornburg, DE, Mar 2009
Schwarzkopf A.*, Gershenzon J., Kunert G. One glimpse into a black box: morphological changes and physiological implications of an amino acid transporter knock-out in Arabidopsis. 8th IMPRS Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Dornburg, DE, Mar 2009
De Kraker J.W.*, Gershenzon J. From primary to secondary plant metabolism: Role of the regulatory domain of isopropylmalate synthase (IPMS) in the evolution of methylthioalkylmalate synthase (MAM). ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2008
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
Falk K.*, Gershenzon J. Glucosinolate feeding preferences of the Spanish slug, Arion lusitanicus, a natural herbivore of Arabidopsis thaliana . ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2008
Opitz S.*, Nes D., Gershenzon J. The contribution of MEP and MVA pathways to a wide range of isoprenoids in cotton. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2008
Paetz C.*, Fossdal C.G., Schneider B., Gershenzon J. Phenolics of Norway spruce colonized with Heterobasidion annosum. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2008
Schmidt A.*, Gershenzon J. Cloning, characterization, and transformation of isoprenyl diphosphate synthases from Norway spruce (Picea abies). ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2008
Schramm K.*, Gershenzon J., Wittstock U. The crucifer chronicles III - Isothiocyanate detoxification in generalist lepidopteran herbivores. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2008
Schwarzkopf A.*, Gershenzon J., Kunert G. Plant amino acid transporters - Gate for aphid nutrition or plant defence? ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2008
Vergara-Montalvo F.*, Spiteller D., Schneider B., Gershenzon J. Synthesis of fluorinated glucosinolates to use as probes for tracking glucosinolate mode of action in herbivores . ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2008
Wright L.*, Phillips M., Gershenzon J. Investigating the control of the non-mevalonate pathway of isoprenoid biosynthsis. . ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2008
Schwarzkopf A.*, Gershenzon J., Kunert G. Plant amino acid transporters - Gateway for aphid nutrition or plant defence? Royal Entomological Society Special Interest Group Meeting, Scottish Agricultural Science Agency, Edinburgh, GB, Aug 2008
Shroff R.*, Hölscher D., Vergara-Montalvo F., Muck A., Gershenzon J., Svatoš A. From Leaf to Bite; Spatial Distribution Mapping of Allelochemicals in Plants by Using MALDI Mass spectrometric Imaging. 24th ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, State College, US, Aug 2008
Fontana A.*, Held M., Turlings T., Gershenzon J., Degenhardt J. The role of maize volatiles in defense against herbivores and pathogens. 93rd ESA Annual Meeting, ESA, Milwaukee, US, Aug 2008
Kunert G.*, Wolf S., Gershenzon J., Weisser W. The influence of (E)-beta-farnesene and (E)-beta-caryophyllene on pea aphid behavior. 93rd ESA Annual Meeting, ESA, Milwaukee, US, Aug 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
Schmidt A.*, Gershenzon J. Cloning, characterization, and transformation of isoprenyl diphosphate synthases from Norway spruce (Picea abies). 2nd Banff Conference on Plant Metabolism, Banff Conference Centre, Banff, Alberta, CA, Aug 2008
Shroff R.*, Vergara-Montalvo F., Muck A., Hölscher D., Gershenzon J., Svatoš A. Phyto-metabolomic spatial profiling unsing MALDI mass spectrometric imaging. 56th ASMS Conference on Mass Spectrometry & Allied Topics, American Society for Mass Spectrometry, Denver, US, Jun 2008
Büchel K.*, Austel N., Malskies S., Hilker M., Gershenzon J., Fenning T., Meiners T. How elms talk to an egg parasitoid. Workshop "Multitrophic Interactions", Universität Göttingen, Göttingen, DE, Mar 2008
Fontana A.*, Unsicker S., Reichelt M., Hempel S., Gershenzon J. The influence of an arbuscular mycorrhizal fungus on the emission of volatile organic componds from Plantago lanceolata L. Workshop "Multitrophic Interactions", Universität Göttingen, Göttingen, DE, Mar 2008
Kunert G.*, Gershenzon J. Plant production of (E)-beta-farnesene changes aphid distribution. Workshop "Multitrophic Interactions", Universität Göttingen, Göttingen, DE, Mar 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
De Kraker J.W.*, Textor S., Gershenzon J. From Primary to Secondary Pant Metabolism: Role of the Regulatory Domain of Isopropylmalate Synthase (IPMS) in the evolution of Methylthioalkylmalate Synthase (MAM). SAB Meeting 2008, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jan 2008
Fontana A.*, Held M., Turlings T., Assefa Fantaye C., Gershenzon J., Degenhardt J. The role of maize sesquiterpene volatiles in defense against herbivores and pathogens. SAB Meeting 2008, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jan 2008
Köllner T.*, Svatoš A., Schneider B., Li S.H., Gershenzon J., Degenhardt J. The maize sesquiterpene synthases TPS6 and TPS11 form . SAB Meeting 2008, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jan 2008
Köpke D.*, Gershenzon J., Hilker M., Schmidt A. Differences in terpene emission of Pinus sylvestris after insect attack: Molecular investigations of terpene synthases. SAB Meeting 2008, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jan 2008
Kunert G.*, Gershenzon J. Plant production of (E)-ß-farnesene changes aphid distribution. SAB Meeting 2008, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jan 2008
Opitz S.*, Gershenzon J. Both the MEP and the MVA pathway are active in the formation of terpenes in Hesperis matronalis flowers. SAB Meeting 2008, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jan 2008
Schmidt A.*, Gershenzon J. Cloning, characterization, and transformation of isoprenyl diphosphate synthases from Norway spruce (Picea abies). SAB Meeting 2008, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jan 2008
Textor S.*, Radojcic I., Hause B., Gershenzon J. Localization of Methylthioalkylmalate Synthases, Key Enzymes in the Biosynthesis of Aliphatic Glucosinolates. SAB Meeting 2008, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jan 2008
Unsicker S.*, Köllner T., Gershenzon J. Volatile organic compounds in herbivore-tree interactions. 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
Fontana A.*, Held M., Turlings T., Gershenzon J., Degenhardt J. The role of maize sesquiterpene volatiles in defense against herbivores and pathogens. Gordon Research Conference - Floral & Vegetative Volatiles, Les Diablerets, CH, Oct 2007
Köpke D.*, Gershenzon J., Hilker M., Schmidt A. Differences in the emitted terpenes from Pinus sylvestris after insect attack: Molecular investigations of terpene synthases. Gordon Research Conference - Floral & Vegetative Volatiles, Les Diablerets, CH, Oct 2007
Assefa Fantaye C.*, Gershenzon J., Degenhardt J. Expression of maize terpene synthases in Arabidopsis thaliana to study their regulatory mechanisms and roles in plant defense. IMPRS Evaluation Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2007
Hammerbacher A.*, Bohlmann J., Fenning T., Gershenzon J., Schmidt A. The Role of Flavonoids in Spruce Defence against Fungal Attack. IMPRS Evaluation Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2007
Schwarzkopf A.*, Kunert G., Gershenzon J. Plant amino acid transporters - Gate to aphid nutrition or plant defence? IMPRS Evaluation Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2007
Vergara-Montalvo F.*, Gershenzon J. Mode of Action and Mechanisms of Detoxification of Glucosinolates in Lepidopteran Herbivores. IMPRS Evaluation Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Sep 2007
Shroff R.*, Vergara-Montalvo F., Muck A., Gershenzon J., Svatoš A. Secondary metabolite profiling using imaging mass spectrometry. BMSS 29th Annual Meeting, British Mass Spectrometry Society, Heriott- Watt University Edinburgh, Edinburgh, GB, Sep 2007
Hatano E.*, Kunert G., Bartram S., Boland W., Gershenzon J., Weisser W. Chemical response of aphids to alarm pheromone: Dynamics of €-ß-farnesene emission from aphid colonies. Ecology of Aphidophaga, Athens, GR, Sep 2007
Degenhardt J.*, Köllner T., Held M., Turlings T., Gershenzon J. A Maize (E)-b-Caryophyllene Synthase Attracts Herbivore Enemies Towards Different Herbivores Above and Below Ground. 23rd ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jul 2007
Köpke D.*, Gershenzon J., Hilker M., Schmidt A. Differences in the emitted terpenes from Pinus sylvestris after insect attack: Molecular investigations of terpene synthases. 23rd ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jul 2007
Li S.H.*, Niu X., Schneider B., Gershenzon J. Phenolics in the bark of Norway spruce (Picea abies): Chemical identification, cellular localization, and function in antifungal defense. 23rd ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jul 2007
Opitz S.*, Gershenzon J. Terpenoid accumulation in the foliage of cotton after mechanical damage and herbivory. 23rd ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jul 2007
Schmidt A.*, Gershenzon J. Characterization of isoprenyl diphosphate synthases from Norway spruce – critical branch-point enzymes in terpene resin biosynthesis. 23rd ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jul 2007
Büchel K.*, Fenning T., Gang D., Gartland K., Gershenzon J., Hilker M., Meiners T. Induction of plant volatiles by insect egg deposition in Ulmus campestris: Using molecular methods and genetic transformation to understand an ecological phenomenon. IUFRO Tree Biotechnology Conference, Ponta Delgada, Azores, PT, Jun 2007
Hammerbacher A.*, Bohlmann J., Gershenzon J., Krokene P., Schmidt A. Investigations into the genetic basis of resistance of Picea abies to bark beetle attack. IUFRO Tree Biotechnology Conference, Ponta Delgada, Azores, PT, Jun 2007
Asbach J.*, Gershenzon J., Thompson J., Degenhardt J. The role of terpene synthase expression in chemotype formation in thyme. TERPNET 2007 - 8th international meeting on biosynthesis and function of isoprenoids in plants, microorganisms and parasites, Strasbourg, FR, May 2007
Crocoll C.*, Degenhardt J., Gershenzon J. Elucidation of terpene biosynthesis in Origanum vulgare L. TERPNET 2007 - 8th international meeting on biosynthesis and function of isoprenoids in plants, microorganisms and parasites, Strasbourg, FR, May 2007
Köllner T.*, Degenhardt J., Gershenzon J., Li S.H., Schneider B., Svatoš A. The maize sesquiterpene synthases TPS 6 and TPS 11 form (S)-beta-macrocarpene by water-dependent protonation of a stable (S)-beta-bisabolene intermediate. TERPNET 2007 - 8th international meeting on biosynthesis and function of isoprenoids in plants, microorganisms and parasites, Strasbourg, FR, May 2007
Köpke D.*, Gershenzon J., Hilker M., Schmidt A. Differences in the emitted terpenes from Pinus sylvestris after insect attack: Molecular investigations of terpene synthases. TERPNET 2007 - 8th international meeting on biosynthesis and function of isoprenoids in plants, microorganisms and parasites, Strasbourg, FR, May 2007
Opitz S.*, Gershenzon J., Sanft J. The induction of terpene biosynthesis in systemically induced cotton leaves after mechanical damage and herbivory. TERPNET 2007 - 8th international meeting on biosynthesis and function of isoprenoids in plants, microorganisms and parasites, Strasbourg, FR, May 2007
Schmidt A.*, Gershenzon J. Cloning and characterization of a broad spectrum of short-chain isoprenyl diphosphate synthases from Norway spruce. TERPNET 2007 - 8th international meeting on biosynthesis and function of isoprenoids in plants, microorganisms and parasites, Strasbourg, FR, May 2007
Hölscher D.*, Li S.H., Schneider B., Gershenzon J. Cell type-specific metabolic profiling by using laser microdissection and cryogenic NMR spectroscopy. 48th Experimental Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Conference ENC, Daytona Beach, FL, US, Apr 2007
Hölscher D.*, Li S.H., Schneider B., Gershenzon J. Cell type-specific metabolic profiling by using laser microdissection and cryogenic NMR spectroscopy. 50 Years of the Phytochemical Society of Europe, Phytochemical Society of Europe, Churchill College, Cambridge, GB, Apr 2007
Li S.H.*, Niu X., Schneider B., Gershenzon J. Phenolics in the bark of Norway spruce (Picea abies): Chemical identification, cellular localization, and function in antifungal defense. 50 Years of the Phytochemical Society of Europe, Phytochemical Society of Europe, Churchill College, Cambridge, GB, Apr 2007
Assefa Fantaye C.*, Gershenzon J., Degenhardt J. Functional characterization of maize terpenes by expression of terpene synthase genes in Arabidopsis thaliana . 6th Biannual IMPRS Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Dornburg, DE, Mar 2007
Büchel K.*, Gershenzon J., Hilker M., Meiners T., Fenning T. Induction of plant volatiles by insect egg deposition on Ulmus campestris using molecular method and genetic transformation to understand an ecological phenomenon. 6th Biannual IMPRS Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Dornburg, DE, Mar 2007
Crocoll C.*, Degenhardt J., Gershenzon J. Elucidation of terpene biosynthesis in Origanum vulgare. 6th Biannual IMPRS Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Dornburg, DE, Mar 2007
Hatano E.*, Kunert G., Bartram S., Boland W., Gershenzon J., Weisser W. Chemical response of aphids to alarm pheromone: Dynamics of €-ß-farnesene emission from aphid colonies. 6th Biannual IMPRS Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Dornburg, DE, Mar 2007
Lohse-Trautsch J.*, Degenhardt J., Gershenzon J. Development of odour sources to measure insect responses to plant volatiles. 6th Biannual IMPRS Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Dornburg, DE, Mar 2007
Schramm K.*, Winde I., Gershenzon J., Wittstock U. No defense without counter-defense: Glucosinolate detoxification in generalist lepidopteran herbivores. 6th Biannual IMPRS Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Dornburg, DE, Mar 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
Vergara-Montalvo F.*, Gershenzon J. What Determines the Efficacy of Plant Defenses? Mode of Action and Mechanisms of Detoxification of Glucosinolates in Lepidopteran Herbivores. Gordon Research Conference - Plant Herbivore Interactions, Ventura, US, Feb 2007
Schwarzkopf A.*, Gershenzon J., Kunert G. Plant Transporters - Gate to Parasite Nutrition? 5th Biannual IMPRS Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Nov 2006
Abel C., Bossi S., Gershenzon J., Haupt I., Huang M., Maffei M., Sánchez-Moreiras A., Tholl D. Plant Volatile Sesquiterpenes: Endogenous Regulators of Oxidative Stress? SAB Meeting 2006, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Oct 2006
Bohlmann J., Boland W., Dabrowska P., Gershenzon J., Pastuschek J., Phillips M., Walter M. Signaling and Regulation of Terpenoid Biosynthesis in Norway Spruce (Picea abies). SAB Meeting 2006, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Oct 2006
Crocoll C., Degenhardt J., Gershenzon J. Elucidation of Terpene Biosynthesis in Origanum vulgare. SAB Meeting 2006, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Oct 2006
De Kraker J.W., Textor S., Gershenzon J. From Primary to Secondary Metabolism: Amino Acid to Glucosinolate Biosynthesis. SAB Meeting 2006, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Oct 2006
Degenhardt J., Köllner T., Gershenzon J., Lenk C. A maize (E)-ß-caryophyllene synthase takes part in two plant defense responses which are directed against herbivores above or below ground. SAB Meeting 2006, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Oct 2006
Knoke B.*, Textor S., De Kraker J.W., Gershenzon J., Schuster S., Tokuhisa J. MAM3 catalyses all condensation reactions in aliphatic glucosinolate biosynthesis. SAB Meeting 2006, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Oct 2006
Köpke D.*, Gershenzon J., Hilker M., Schmidt A. Differences in the emitted terpenes from Pinus sylvestris after insect attack: Molecular investigations of terpene synthases. 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
Schmidt A., Wächtler B., Gershenzon J. Characterization of isoprenyl diphosphate synthases from Norway spruce (Picea abies). SAB Meeting 2006, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Oct 2006
Fenning T.*, Büchel K., Gershenzon J., Hilker M., Meiners T. Induction of plant volatiles by insect egg deposition on Ulmus campestris using molecular method and genetic transformation to understand an ecological phenomenon. Forstwissenschaftliche Tagung, TU Dresden, Tharandt, DE, Sep 2006
Fenning T.*, Gershenzon J., Hammerbacher A., Schmidt A. Investgations into the genetic basis of resistance of Picea abies to bark beetle attack. Forstwissenschaftliche Tagung, TU Dresden, Tharandt, DE, Sep 2006
Zeneli G.*, Fenning T., Gershenzon J., Nicole M., Seguin A. Induced defence responses in Norway spruce (Picea abies) after mechanical wounding and feeding by the white pine weevil (Pissodes strobi). Forstwissenschaftliche Tagung, TU Dresden, Tharandt, DE, Sep 2006
Knill T.*, Schuster J., Reichelt M., Gershenzon J., Binder S. AtBCAT-4, an enzyme operating at the interface between primary methionine and secondary glucosinolate biosynthesis. 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
Knoke B.*, Textor S., Schuster S., De Kraker J.W., Hause B., Tokuhisa J., Gershenzon J. Modelling the synthesis of aliphatic glucosinolates in Arabidopsis thaliana. 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
Müller R.*, Burow M., Kazantzidou E., Gershenzon J., Wittstock U. Modulation of glucosinolate hydrolysis in plants - a direct defense strategy against insect herbivores? 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
Plock A.*, Burow M., Gershenzon J., Wittstock U. A new player in the game - identification of the thiocyanate forming protein from Lepidium sativum. 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
Schramm K.*, Winde I., Gershenzon J., Wittstock U. No defense without counter-defense: Glucosinolate detoxification in generalist insect herbivores. 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
Vergara-Montalvo F.*, Svatoš A., Schneider B., Reichelt M., Gershenzon J., Wittstock U. Glycine conjugates in a Lepidopteran insect herbivore – the metabolism of benzylglucosinolate in the cabbage white butterfly, Pieris rapae. 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
Asbach J.*, Thompson J., Gershenzon J., Degenhardt J. Elucidating the Biochemical Basis of Monoterpene Polymorphism in Thymus vulgaris L. ICOB-5 and ISCNP-25 IUPAC: International Conference on Biodiversity and Natural Products, Kyoto, JP, Jul 2006
Abel C.*, Clauss M., Gershenzon J., Tholl D. Arabidopsis thaliana and close relatives - a model system for the evolution of plant volatile biosynthesis. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jun 2006
Asbach J.*, Thompson J., Gershenzon J., Degenhardt J. Chemical polymorphism and terpene biosynthesis in Thymus vulgaris L. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jun 2006
Crocoll C.*, Degenhardt J., Gershenzon J. Thymol biosynthesis in Origanum vulgare. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jun 2006
De Kraker J.W.*, Textor S., Tokuhisa J., Gershenzon J. The IPMS/MAM gene family of Arabidopsis and its role in plant primary and secondary metabolism. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jun 2006
Köllner T.*, Boland W., Degenhardt J., Gatto N., Gershenzon J. Impact of the initial isomerization step on terpene synthase product formation. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jun 2006
Köpke D.*, Gershenzon J., Hilker M., Schmidt A. Differences in the emitted terpenes from Pinus sylvestris after insect attack: Molecular investigations of terpene synthases. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jun 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
Abel C.*, Gershenzon J., Güllmar A., Tholl D. The naturally occurring diversity of terpene emission in A. thaliana and transgenic approaches to elucidate the underlying mechanism. 4th Biannual IMPRS Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Mar 2006
Degenhardt J.*, Gershenzon J., Held M., Köllner T., Schnee C., Turlings T. The role of the maize terpene synthase gene family in plant defense. 48th Annual Maize Genetic Conference, Pacific Grove, CA, US, Mar 2006
Phillips M.*, Gershenzon J. Liquid suspension culture as a model for studying defensive isoprenoid metabolism in Norway spruce (Picea abies). "Integrative Plant Biochemistry as We Approach 2010!", Phytochemical Society of North America, La Jolla, CA, US, Aug 2005
Schwartzberg E.*, Boland W., Gershenzon J., Kunert G., Weisser W. Real-time analysis of alarm pheromone emission in the pea aphid Acyrthosiphon pisum. 21st ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Washington, DC, US, Jul 2005
Abel C.*, Tholl D., Gershenzon J. Formation of (E)-ß-ocimene and (E,E)-a-farnesene in the leaves of different Arabidopsis thaliana ecotypes is regulated by two closely-related terpene synthases. TERPNET 2005 - 7th international meeting dedicated to reporting on the latest advances in the chemistry and biology of terpenes and isoprenoids, Wageningen, NL, Apr 2005
Huang M.*, Abel C., Sánchez-Moreiras A., Tholl D., Gershenzon J. The role of volatile terpenes in protection against abiotic stress in Arabidopsis thaliana. TERPNET 2005 - 7th international meeting dedicated to reporting on the latest advances in the chemistry and biology of terpenes and isoprenoids, Wageningen, NL, Apr 2005
Köllner T.*, Boland W., Degenhardt J., Gatto N., Gershenzon J. Impact of the initial isomerization step on terpene synthase product formation. TERPNET 2005 - 7th international meeting dedicated to reporting on the latest advances in the chemistry and biology of terpenes and isoprenoids, Wageningen, NL, Apr 2005
Opitz S.*, Gershenzon J., Gleixner G. Variation in the biosynthetic origin of isoprenoids in the leaves of cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.). TERPNET 2005 - 7th international meeting dedicated to reporting on the latest advances in the chemistry and biology of terpenes and isoprenoids, Wageningen, NL, Apr 2005
Abel C.*, Tholl D., Gershenzon J. Comparative volatile analysis and terpene biosynthesis in Arabidopsis thaliana and its close relative Arabidopsis lyrata ssp. Petraea. 20th ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology and Phytochemical Society of North America, Ottawa, CA, Jul 2004
Gerth N.*, Gershenzon J., Tokuhisa J. Compositional changes in the plant defence compounds of Arabidopsis thaliana alter the feeding behaviour of the generalist herbivore Spodoptera littoralis. 15th International Conference on Arabidopsis Research, Berlin, DE, Jul 2004
Skirycz A.*, Gershenzon J., Kopka I., Müller-Röber B., Reichelt M., Witt I. Transcription factor Dof 15 as a candidate gene regulating amin/indole glucosinolate homeostasis in Arabidopsis. 15th International Conference on Arabidopsis Research, Berlin, DE, Jul 2004
Textor S.*, De Kraker J.W., Tokuhisa J., Gershenzon J. IPMS/MAM gene family of Arabidopsis and its role in plant primary and secondary metabolism. 15th International Conference on Arabidopsis Research, Berlin, DE, Jul 2004
Tholl D.*, Abel C., Chen F., Gershenzon J., Petri J., Pichersky E. Biochemical and Molecular Analysis of Constitutive and Inducible Terpene Volatile Emission from Arabidopsis thaliana. 15th International Conference on Arabidopsis Research, Berlin, DE, Jul 2004
Abel C.*, Gershenzon J., Tholl D. Ocimene Synthase of Arabidopsis thaliana - an interesting Example of Ecotype Diversity in Terpene Secondary Metabolism. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jan 2004
Köllner T.*, Degenhardt J., Gershenzon J., Schnee C. The variability of sesquiterpenes emitted from two Zea mays cultivars is controlled by allelic variation of two terpene synthase genes encoding stereoselective multiple product enzymes . ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jan 2004
Tokuhisa J.*, Gershenzon J., Reichelt M. Sulfur-induced Resistance: Sulfur Sufficiency, Herbivore and Disease Resistance, and the Role of Glucosinolates. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jan 2004
Wittstock U.*, Agerbirk N., Gershenzon J., Mitchell-Olds T., Stauber E.J., Vogel H. Plant defense and insect counteradaptation – how larvae of Pieris rapae overcome the glucosinolate-myrosinase-system. ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE, Jan 2004
Köllner T.*, Degenhardt J., Gershenzon J., Schnee C. The stereospecificity of two maize sesquiterpene synthases is dependent on four amino acids in the active centre. Botanikertagung 2002, Deutsche Botanische Gesellschaft, Freiburg, DE, Sep 2002
Köllner T.*, Degenhardt J., Gershenzon J., Schnee C. The in vitro products of the maize terpene synthase TPS4 and TPS5 are characteristic constituents of the maize volatiles. 19th ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Hamburg, DE, Aug 2002
Röse U.*, Gershenzon J., Sanft J. Biochemical and molecular mechanisms of terpenoid volatile formation in cotton plants in response to insect herbivory. 19th ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Hamburg, DE, Aug 2002
Textor S.*, Gershenzon J., Tokuhisa J. The methylthioalkylmalate synthase (MAM) enzymes of Arabidopsis thaliana. Phytochemical Society of North America Meeting, Merida, MX, Jul 2002
Fenning T.*, Gershenzon J. An analysis of the import and export of timber and forest products for the European Union. IUFRO Forest Biotechnology Conference, Skamania Lodge, WA, US, Jul 2001
Schmidt A.*, Fenning T., Gershenzon J., Tholl D. Induction and analysis of terpenoid resin biosynthesis in the conifer Picea abies. IUFRO Forest Biotechnology Conference, Skamania Lodge, WA, US, Jul 2001
Köllner T.*, Degenhardt J., Gershenzon J., Schnee C. Characterization of substrate specificity and reaction products of maize terpene synthases. TERPNET 2001 - 5th international meeting dedicated to reporting on the latest advances in the chemistry and biology of terpenes and isoprenoids, Bonn, DE, Mar 2001
Degenhardt J.*, Gershenzon J., Köllner T., Schnee C. The terpene synthase gene family in Zea mays and ist role in defense against herbivory. Botanikertagung 2000, Jena, DE, Sep 2000
Köllner T.*, Degenhardt J., Gershenzon J., Schnee C. Biochemical characterization of three terpene synthases from Zea mays. Botanikertagung 2000, Jena, DE, Sep 2000
Lambrix V.*, Gershenzon J., Kliebenstein D., Mitchell-Olds T., Reichelt M. Ecotype Association And Bacterial Expression Assays Of Glucosinolate Side Chain Modification Enzymes Identified By Map Based Cloning. 11th International Conference on Arabidopsis Research, Madison, Wisconsin, US, Jun 2000
Fenning T.*, Bohlmann J., Gershenzon J., Martin D., Tholl D. Norway spruce: A model system for studying the functions of terpenes in defense against herbivores and pathogenes. IUFRO Forest Biotechnology Conference, Oxford, GB, Jul 1999
Röse U.*, Bohlmann J., Gershenzon J. The Biochemical responses of cotton plants to insect herbivory and methyl P-41 jasmonate application. ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Ithaca, NY, US, Jun 1998