The MPI for Chemical Ecology in the Media

Media Coverage 2015

 

Press Release No. 21/2015 (155), December 17, 2015
Their enemy’s sex pheromone helps flies protect their offspring

Riecher für den Todfeind - Parasitische Wespen verraten sich durch ihren Duft
By Reinhard Wandtner, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, January 13, 2016

Feindlicher Sexuallockstoff hilft Fliegenmüttern beim Schutz ihrer Larven
derStandard.at, December 31, 2015

Press Release No. 19/2015 (153), October 22, 2015
Reducing the sweetness to survive

Zucker macht das Pflanzengift - Neuer Entgiftungsmechanismus bei Raupen entdeckt
Pflanzenforschung.de, November 4, 2015

Raupen überleben Pflanzengift mit chemischem Zucker-Trick
By Florian Fischer, Österreichische Chemie-Zeitschrift, October 26, 2015



Press Release No. 18/2015 (152), October 15, 2015

A sex pheromone assembly line in Manduca sexta

Neuer Syntheseweg von Pheromonen entdeckt
By Marc Platthaus, Laborpraxis, October 19, 2015



Press Release No. 17/2015 (151), October 7, 2015
Edible love gifts may influence female behavior

Male Crickets Who Offer Females Tasty Treats Can Trick Them Into Mating, Researchers Say
By Samantha Mathewson, Nature World News, October 15, 2015

Among decorated crickets, males pay the dowry
By Fabian Schmidt, Deutsche Welle - Made for minds, October 9, 2015

Krekelvrouwtje zwicht voor eiwitbonbon
By Pancras Dijk, National Geographic Netherlands, October 8, 2015



Press Release No. 15/2015 (149), August 25, 2015
A community of soil bacteria saves plants from root rot

Bacterias que protegen de infecciones a raíces de vegetales
Nuestro Mundo Misterioso, January 4, 2016

Bakterien statt Bekämpfungsmittel
By Margit Ritzka, BW agrar Landwirtschaftliches Wochenblatt, September 21, 2015

Winzige Helfer mit großer Wirkung: Ein Mikroben-Cocktail schützt Pflanzen vor Krankheiten
Pflanzenforschung.de, September 4, 2015

 


Press Release No. 14/2015 (148), August 18, 2015

Linking molecules to microbes

Massenspektrometrische Untersuchung antibiotischer Substanzen und ihrer bakteriellen Produzenten
Analytik News - Das Online-Magazin für Labor und Analytik, August 20, 2015

Sichtbar gemacht: Mikroben und ihre Moleküle
MEDMIX, August 19, 2015




Press Release No. 12/2015 (146), June 24, 2015
The secret weapons of cabbages: Overcome by butterfly coevolution

Warum der Kohlweißling am Kohl knabbern kann
N24, July 20, 2015

Koevolution von Insekten und Pflanzen: Wettrüsten erzeugt mehr Arten
Pflanzenforschung.de, June 26, 2015

Le deliziose difese della coevoluzione: come i bruchi hanno creato i condimenti
greenreport.it, June 26, 2015




Press Release No. 10/2015 (144), June 10, 2015
Microbe-mediated adaptation to a novel diet

Animales que se adaptaron a una nueva y especializada dieta gracias a microbios que se instalaron en su interior
Noticias de la Ciencia, June 16, 2015

 


Press Release No. 9/2015 (143), June 4, 2015
Feeding caterpillars make leaves shine

Caterpillars make leaves glow
Laboratory News, June 18, 2015

Voracious, Attacking Caterpillars Cause Plant Leaves to Shine
By Catherine Griffin, Science World Report, June 5, 2015

 


Press Release No. 8/2015 (142), May 20, 2015
One simple molecule regulates sexual behavior in Drosophila

Fettsäuremethylester bringt Taufliegen zum Sex
Laborpraxis, May 21, 2015

Methyllaurat - Ein Sexualpheromon der Taufliegen
internetchemie.info, May 20, 2015

Sexual Behavior of Drosophila Regulated by One Simple Molecule
Neuroscience News, May 20, 2015



Press Release No. 6/2015 (140), April 15, 2015
Diversity in a monoculture

Biodiversität neu definieren
By Roland Krieg, Herd und Hof, April 21, 2015

 


Press Release No. 5/2015 (139), March 18, 2015
Leaf odor attracts Drosophila suzukii

Ein Duft, auf den die Fliegen fliegen
By Katharina Beck, 3Sat Nano, October 12, 2015

Beta-Cyclocitral lockt nur die Kirschessigfliege
Biologie in unserer Zeit 3/2015: Forschung & Entwicklung, June 2015

Blattduftstoff lockt Kirschessigfliege an
Landwirtschaftlicher Informationsdienst Schweiz, March 24, 2015

Lockstoff für Kirschessigfliege identifiziert
Der Deutsche Weinbau, March 23, 2015

Pflanzenschädling: Fliege reagiert auf speziellen Duftstoff
Laborpraxis, March 18, 2015

 

 

Press Release No. 3/2015 (137), February 27, 2015
Fighting the Colorado potato beetle with RNA interference

Neue Methode zur Schädlingsbekämpfung: Wider den Kartoffelfresser
By Sascha Karberg, Der Tagesspiegel, February 26, 2015

 


Press Release No. 2/2015 (136), February 23, 2015

Bacteria network for food

The Evolution of Cooperation: When and why individual organisms work together at the game of life, and what keeps cheaters in check
By R. Ford Denison and Katherine Muller, The Scientist, January 1, 2016

News Feature: Intimate partnerships - From Cooperating to Co-Opting
By John Carey, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, August 18, 2015

Altruistic bacteria share their food
Nature 519, 8-9, March 5, 2015

Las “cañerías” que algunas bacterias instalan para intercambiarse nutrientes
Noticias de la ciencia, February 26, 2015

Researchers Discover How Bacteria Can Achieve Its Nutritional Exchange
By Kathleen Lees, Science World Report, February 23, 2015

Bakterien tauschen über kleine Nanoröhrchen Nährstoffe aus
Deutschlandfunk - Forschung Aktuell, February 23, 2015

 


Press Release No. 1/2015 (135), January 27, 2015
Things smell good for a reason

The Sweet Smell of Antioxidants | Fruit Fly Control
Greenstar - Termite & Pest Control, May 13, 2015

Les mouches de fruits sont attirées "indirectement" par les odeurs des antioxydants
HortiTech News - Magazine en ligne du monde horticole, February 16, 2015

Fruit Flies Know How To Sniff Out Antioxidants
By Anwesha Ghosh, IFL Science, February 9, 2015

Moscas de la fruta detectan los antioxidantes en los alimentos
PortalFruticola.com, January 30, 2015

Fruchtfliegen riechen indirekt Antioxidantien
By Ilka Ottleben, Laborpraxis, January 27, 2015