Oral Presentations of the Department of Biochemistry

2016
1Sanchez Arcos C. (2016). Metabolomic approaches reveal aphid-race-specific changes in legume chemistry following infestation by pea aphids. Talk presented at 55th Annual Meeting of the PSNA, UC Davis, CA, Davis, CA, US
2Ullah C. (2016). Chemical communication between poplar and naturally associated fungal pathogens. Talk presented at Seminar, University of Georgia, Department of Genetics, Athens, GA, US (invited speaker)
3Gershenzon J. (2016). Poplar communications: How a woody plant texts ist herbivores, herbivore enemies and neighbors. Talk presented at 32nd Annual Meeting of the ISCE, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Foz do Iguaçu, BR (invited speaker)
4Giddings Vassão D. (2016). Plant beta-glucosidases resist digestion by a lepidopteran herbivore to promote sustained activation of chemical defenses. Talk presented at 32nd Annual Meeting of the ISCE, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Foz do Iguaçu, BR
5Jeschke V. (2016). Two sides of the same coin: the benefit and backlash of isothiocyanate detoxification. Talk presented at 32nd Annual Meeting of the ISCE, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Foz do Iguaçu, BR
6Sanchez Arcos C. (2016). Non-targeted and targeted metabolomic approaches reveal differences in legume chemistry before and after infestation with pea aphid host races. Talk presented at 32nd Annual Meeting of the ISCE, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Foz do Iguaçu, BR
7Sanchez Arcos C. (2016). Metabolomic approaches reveal aphid-race-specific changes in legume chemistry following infestation by pea aphids. Talk presented at 12th Annual Conference of the Metabolomics Society, Dublin, IE
8Berasategui A. (2016). Conserved microbiota in a herbivorous beetle mediates the degradation of hast plant defenses. Talk presented at Conference "Evolution 2016", Austin, TX, US
9Köllner T. (2016). Biosynthesis of benzoxazinoids in maize: Beyond the core pathway. Talk presented at 5th International Benzoxazinoid Meeting, Bern, CH (invited speaker)
10Baumann P. (2016). Symbiose mit drei Beteiligten: Wie Ambrosiakäfer Bakterien einsetzen um Pilze zu züchten. Talk presented at 107. Tagung Thüringer Entomologen, Thüringer Entomologenverband e.V., Ilmenau, DE
11Gershenzon J. (2016). Why do plants make so many terpenes for natural products chemists to study? Talk presented at 75th Anniversary Meeting, Universidad National Autónoma de México, Institute of Chemistry, Mexico City, MX (plenary speaker)
12Unsicker S. (2016). Poplar volatiles in biotic interactions. Talk presented at Workshop "Olfaction: Sampling methods, GCMS profiling and statistical analyses", MPI für evolutionäre Anthropologie, Leipzig, DE (invited speaker)
13Paulmann M. (2016). Can phloem associated defense mechanisms help explain the diversity of host races in the pea aphid? Talk presented at 14. Mitteldeutsche Pflanzenphysiologie-Tagung, Jena, DE
14Berasategui A. (2016). Evidence of terpene degradation by pine weevil (Hylobius abietis) microbiota and its effect on host fitness. Talk presented at Annual Conference 2016 of the Association for General and Applied Microbiology (VAAM), Vereinigung für Allgemeine und Angewandte Mikrobiologie (VAAM), Jena, DE
15Gershenzon J. (2016). Plant and insect metabolism of benzoxazinoids: Another group of phytoanticipins. Talk presented at Seminar, University of Copenhagen, Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences, Copenhagen, DK (invited speaker)
16Köllner T. (2016). Über die Biochemie Herbivorie-induzierter Duftstoffe in Pappeln: Biosynthesewege und Enzyme. Talk presented at 22. Tage des mathematischen und naturwissenschaftlichen Unterrichts 2016, Universität Erfurt, Erfurt, DE
17Günther J. (2016). Multiple pathways for the formation of aromatic volatiles in Populus trichocarpa. Talk presented at Plant Volatiles: Diversity of Targets, Effects and Applications of Plant Volatiles, Gordon Research Conferences, Ventura, CA, US (invited speaker)
18Lackner S. (2016). Can herbivore-induced plant volatiles prime defenses in Black poplar. Talk presented at Plant Volatiles: Diversity of Targets, Effects and Applications of Plant Volatiles, Gordon Research Conferences, Ventura, CA, US
2015
1Pandit S.S. (2015). Lepidopteran Reverse Genetics: The integration of molecular biology and classical ecology for the In Situ Analysis of tritrophic interactions and their infochemistry. Talk presented at Institute Seminar, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Pune, Pune, IN
2Reichelt M. (2015). High-throughput UHPLC-MS/MS analysis of phytohormones: reliable tool, challenges and limits. Talk presented at Kick-off meeting for the Max-Planck-Partner-Group at the National Institute of Plant Genome Research NIPGR, National Institute of Plant Genome Research NIPGR, Delhi, IN (invited speaker)
3Kunert G. (2015). Who is manipulating whom? - The relationship between aphids and plants. Talk presented at UK-France Joint Meeting on Aphids, Paris, FR
4Gershenzon J. (2015). Chemodiversity in plants and ist relation to biodiversity. Talk presented at Seminar, German Center for Integrative Biodiversity Research (iDiv), Leipzig, DE (invited speaker)
5Christoff Wouters F. (2015). Detoxification of maize chemical defenses by Lepidopteran herbivores. Talk presented at 5th Brazilian Conference on Natural Products, Atibaia, BR
6Vosteen I. (2015). The very hungry caterpillar II - The plant strikes back. Talk presented at Visions in Science, Science Slam, caesar, Bonn, DE
7Gershenzon J. (2015). Terpene defenses of dandelion latex: Ideal defenses of the ideal weed. Talk presented at Botanikertagung 2015 "From Molecules to the Field", Deutsche Botanische Gesellschaft, Ludwigs-Maximilians-Universität Technische Universität München, München, DE (invited speaker)
8Vosteen I. (2015). The role of hoverfly - plant species interaction in maintenance of pea aphid host races. Talk presented at GfÖ Annual Meeting, Göttingen, DE
9Unsicker S. (2015). The chemical ecology of black poplar (Populus nigra). Talk presented at Women in Science WISe, German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research (iDiv) Halle-Jena-Leipzig, Leipzig, DE (invited speaker)
10Christoff Wouters F. (2015). Detoxification of maize chemical defenses by Lepidopteran herbivores. Talk presented at 54th Annual Meeting of the PSNA, Urbana-Champaign, IL, US
11Gershenzon J. (2015). Internal and ecological signaling: New explanations for phytochemical diversity. Talk presented at 54th Annual Meeting of the PSNA, Urbana-Champaign, IL, US (invited speaker)
12Jeschke V. (2015). Toxicity of glucosinolate-derived isothiocyanates to generalist-feeding caterpillars. Talk presented at 54th Annual Meeting of the PSNA, Urbana-Champaign, IL, US
13Berasategui A. (2015). Role of endosymbiotic gut bacteria in the detoxification terpenes by the pine weevil (Hylobius abietis). Talk presented at 8th Congress of the International Symbiosis Society - Symbiotic Lifestyle, International Symbiosis Society ISS, Lisbon, PT
14Gershenzon J. (2015). Terpenoid resin defenses in Norway spruce: Herbivore induction and insensitivity. Talk presented at 31st ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Stockholm, SE (invited speaker)
15Hammerbacher A. (2015). A common fungal associate of the spruce bark beetle metabolizes the stilbene defenses of Norway spruce. Talk presented at 31st ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Stockholm, SE
16Unsicker S. (2015). Black poplar volatiles in biotic interactions. Talk presented at 31st ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Stockholm, SE (invited speaker)
17Gershenzon J. (2015). Opening Keynote: The natural terpenome: One layer of diversity after another. Talk presented at TERPNET 2015 - 12th International Meeting on Biosynthesis, Functions, and Synthetic Biology of Isoprenoids, Vancouver, BC, CA (plenary speaker)
18Wright L. (2015). Investigating the regulation of the MEP pathway in Arabidopsis thaliana. Talk presented at TERPNET 2015 - 12th International Meeting on Biosynthesis, Functions, and Synthetic Biology of Isoprenoids, Vancouver, BC, CA (invited speaker)
19Vosteen I. (2015). NSA - Natural Spy Affairs. Talk presented at Sommerfest der Graduiertenakademie, Science Slam, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität, Jena, DE
20Gershenzon J. (2015). How partners in crime stick together: Maintaining the association between a spruce pathogenic fungus and ist bark beetle vector. Talk presented at International Symposium on Communication in Plants and their Responses to the Environment, Halle (Saale), DE (invited speaker)
21Köllner T. (2015). The molecular and genetic basis of volatile diversity in poplar. Talk presented at IPS Institute Seminar, Bern, CH (invited speaker)
22Ullah C. (2015). Chemical warfare between a novel hemibiotrophic fungus and black poplar. Talk presented at 5th MiCom International Student Conference, Jena, DE
23Gershenzon J. (2015). Multikulti metabolism: How and why plants create metabolic diversity. Talk presented at Kolloquium der Biologisch-Pharmazeutischen Fakultät, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität, Jena, DE (invited speaker)
24Handrick V. (2015). Elucidation of the final steps of benzoxazinoid formation in maize. Talk presented at 57th Annual Maize Genetics Conference, St. Charles, Illinois, US
25Gershenzon J. (2015). Multi-Kulti metabolism: how plants create chemical diversity and why. Talk presented at 28. Tagung "Molekularbiologie der Pflanzen", Deutsche Botanische Gesellschaft, Dabringhausen, DE (plenary speaker)
26Unsicker S. (2015). The chemical ecology of black poplar. Talk presented at Seminar talk, National Centre für Ecological Studies, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, IN (invited speaker)
27Gershenzon J. (2015). Mustard Oils: From Flavors and Functional Foods to Chemical Ecology. Talk presented at Seminar Series – Winter 2015, University of California Davis, Food Science & Technology, Davis, CA, US (invited speaker)
28Gershenzon J. (2015). How herbivores detoxify plant defenses. Talk presented at Joint Symposium of the Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry (IOCB) Prague and the MPI-CE, Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE
29Berasategui A. (2015). Geographical stability of an ecologically important microbiota in pine weevils. Talk presented at Jena - Berlin Insect Symbiosis Meeting 2015, Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE
2014
1Kunert G. (2014). What does the aphid feeding behavior tell us about plant factors important for pea aphid host race maintenance? Talk presented at 7ème Reunion Annuelle du Réseau BAPOA, INRA, Avignon, FR (invited speaker)
2Fabisch T. (2014). Wie hilflos sind Pflanzen? - Die Verteidigung der Schwarzpappel gegen Fraßfeinde. Talk presented at 23. Internationale Naturschutztagung "Zoologischer und botanischer Artenschutz in Mitteleuropa", Arbeitsgruppe Artenschutz Thüringen e.V., Bad Blankenburg, DE
3Gershenzon J. (2014). Cabbages and cabbage butterflies: 75 million years of chemistry and coexistence. Talk presented at Max Planck Society Biology-Medicine Section Symposium, Berlin, DE (invited speaker)
4Giddings Vassão D. (2014). Toxicity and detoxification of glucosinolates in generalist insect herbivores. Talk presented at 3rd International Glucosinolate Conference "GLUCOSINOLATES & BEYOND", Wageningen, NL
5Vosteen I. (2014). NSA - Natural Spy Affairs. Talk presented at Visions in Science, Science Slam, Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology, Berlin, DE
6Unsicker S. (2014). Insect attraction to herbivore-induced beech volatiles under different forest management regimes. Talk presented at GFÖ 44th Annual Conference, Hildesheim, DE (invited speaker)
7Handrick V. (2014). Benzoxazinoids: Biosynthesis and function of major defense compounds in maize. Talk presented at SIP 15 - 15th International Symposium on Insect-Plant Relationships, University Neuchatel, Neuchatel, CH
8Huber M. (2014). A native root herbivore drives the evolution of defensive latex metabolites in nature. Talk presented at SIP 15 - 15th International Symposium on Insect-Plant Relationships, University Neuchatel, Neuchatel, CH
9Kunert G. (2014). What does the aphid feeding behavior tell us about plant factors important for pea aphid host race maintenance? Talk presented at SIP 15 - 15th International Symposium on Insect-Plant Relationships, University Neuchatel, Neuchatel, CH
10Vosteen I. (2014). The role of hoverfly-plant species interaction in maintenance of pea aphid host races. Talk presented at SIP 15 - 15th International Symposium on Insect-Plant Relationships, University Neuchatel, Neuchatel, CH
11Köllner T. (2014). Herbivore-induced formation of benzoxazinoid derivatives in maize. Talk presented at 4th International Benzoxazinoid Meeting, Bern, CH (invited speaker)
12Gershenzon J. (2014). Roles of plant volatiles in plant life: Prospects in a changing world. Talk presented at Gordon Research Conference - Biogenic Hydrocarbons & the Atmosphere: Interactions in a Changing World, Gordon Research Conferences, Girona, ES (invited speaker)
13Gershenzon J. (2014). Nitrogen is blowing in the wind: Formation and function of nitrogen-containing volatiles of poplar. Talk presented at 4th Banff Conference on Plant Metabolism, Alberta, CA (invited speaker)
14Handrick V. (2014). Benzoxazinoids: Biosynthesis and function of major defense compounds in maize. Talk presented at 4th Banff Conference on Plant Metabolism, Alberta, CA
15Berasategui A. (2014). Geographical stability of endosymbiotic gut bacteria of the large pine weevil and their role in the detoxification of terpenes. Talk presented at Conference "Evolution 2014", Raleigh, NC, US
16Huber M. (2014). A native root herbivore drives the evolution of defensive latex metabolites in nature. Talk presented at Conference "Evolution 2014", Raleigh, NC, US
17Kunert G. (2014). Chemical, physiological and ecological mechanisms that maintain pea aphid host races. Talk presented at SFB 1047 (Timing bei Insekten), Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg, Lehrstuhl für Tierökologie und Tropenbiologie, Würzburg, DE (invited speaker)
18Gershenzon J. (2014). Chemistry and coexistence: Interactions between the glucosinolate defenses of the Brassicaceae and their specialist insect herbivores. Talk presented at Seminar, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Faculty of Agriculture, Rehovot, IL (invited speaker)
19Gershenzon J. (2014). Prepared for poison: How herbivores avoid plant glucosinolate defenses. Talk presented at Seminar, University of Zurich, Zurich, CH (invited speaker)
20Gershenzon J. (2014). How herbivores deal with glucosinolate defenses. Talk presented at DynaMo Seminar, University of Copenhagen, DNRF Center of Excellence for Dynamic Molecular Interactions, Copenhagen, DK (invited speaker)
21Gershenzon J. (2014). Biosynthesis of minor volatiles with major effects. Talk presented at Gordon Research Conference - Plant Volatiles: Exploring the Plant Headspace: Functional Analysis and Emerging Applications, Gordon Research Conferences, Ventura, CA, US (invited speaker)
22Irmisch S. (2014). Volatile nitriles produced by CYP71 enzymes are involved in direct defense in poplar. Talk presented at Gordon Research Conference - Plant Volatiles: Exploring the Plant Headspace: Functional Analysis and Emerging Applications, Gordon Research Conferences, Ventura, CA, US
23Kunert G. (2014). The influence of host plants in the pea aphid complex. Talk presented at Meeting of The Speciaphid Project, Paris, FR (invited speaker)
2013
1Gershenzon J. (2013). Costs and benefits of diversity in plant chemical defense. Talk presented at IBL Symposium 2013: From Molecules to Society, Leiden, NL (invited speaker)
2Gershenzon J. (2013). Enzyme recruitment and the evolution of plant defense. Talk presented at Seminar, Ohio State University, Agricultural Technical Institute, Wooster, OH, US (invited speaker)
3Gershenzon J. (2013). Conifers, fungi and bark beetles: Chemical warfare among three kingdoms of life. Talk presented at Seminar, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, US (invited speaker)
4Giddings Vassão D. (2013). Toxicity and detoxification of plant chemical defenses in insect pests. Talk presented at Seminar Series of the NAP-PN, Support Nucleus of Natural Product Molecular Diversity Research, University of São Paulo, Sao Paulo, BR (invited speaker)
5Hammerbacher A. (2013). Ceratocystis polonica detoxifies phenolic defenses in ist host Picea abies. Talk presented at Vortrag, University Uppsala, Uppsala, SE (invited speaker)
6Giddings Vassão D. (2013). Toxicity and Detoxification of Plant Chemical Defenses in Insect Pests. Talk presented at 4th Brazilian Conference on Natural Products, Natal, BR (invited speaker)
7Unsicker S. (2013). Herbivore-induced volatile emission in black poplar (Populus nigra). Talk presented at Weihenstephaner Kolloquium zur Angewandten Ökologie, Technische Universität München, Freising-Weihenstephan, DE (invited speaker)
8Unsicker S. (2013). Chemische Ökologie der Wechselwirkungen zwischen Schwarzpappeln und herbivoren Insekten. Talk presented at Vortrag, Universität Darmstadt, Darmstadt, DE (invited speaker)
9Unsicker S. (2013). Herbivore-induced volatiles in black poplar and their role in indirect tree defense. Talk presented at GFÖ 43rd Annual Conference, Potsdam, DE
10Vosteen I. (2013). Potential role of hoverfly-plant species interaction in sympatric speciation of the pea aphid complex. Talk presented at 19th European Meeting of PhD students in Evolutionary Biology, University of Exeter, Falmouth, GB
11Giddings Vassão D. (2013). Toxicity and detoxification of plant chemical defenses in insect pests. Talk presented at PSNA 2013 - 52nd Annual Meeting, Phytochemical Society of North America, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR, US (invited speaker)
12Unsicker S. (2013). Ecological role of poplar volatiles. Talk presented at Institutsseminar, FSU Jena, Institut für Ökologie, Jena, DE (invited speaker)
13Wright L. (2013). 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. Talk presented at Plants and People Conference, MPI für Molekulare Pflanzenphysiologie, Potsdam, DE (invited speaker)
14Gershenzon J. (2013). Biosphere-Atmosphere Interactions. Talk presented at MPG-CNR Meeting, Integration and Partnership in Science and Technology, Loveno de Menaggio, IT
15Hammerbacher A. (2013). Genetic variation in spruce polyphenol biosynthesis can enhance breeding efforts for more resistant trees. Talk presented at Conifer Genome Symposium, Kiruna, SE
16Gershenzon J. (2013). Roles of sesquiterpene volatiles in plant defense and defense signaling. Talk presented at 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 (plenary speaker)
17Nagel R. (2013). Diversion products of terpenoid-based oleoresin biosynthesis function in defense. Talk presented at 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
18Gershenzon J. (2013). Enzyme recruitment and the evolution of plant defense pathways. Talk presented at 9th Plant Science Student Conference - PSSC 2013, Leibniz-Institut für Pflanzenbiochemie, Halle (Saale), DE (invited speaker)
19Handrick V. (2013). Biosynthesis of induced defense compounds in corn: Methylation of DIMBOA-Glc. Talk presented at 9th Plant Science Student Conference - PSSC 2013, Leibniz-Institut für Pflanzenbiochemie, Halle (Saale), DE
20Gershenzon J. (2013). Functions of plant volatiles and their impact on the atmosphere. Talk presented at ESRP Meeting 2013, Schloss Waldthausen, Mainz, DE (invited speaker)
21Clavijo McCormick A.L. (2013). Volatile mediated recruitment of natural enemies in poplar trees. Talk presented at IMPRS Evaluation Symposium 2013, MPI for Chemical Ecology, IMPRS, Jena, DE
22Jirschitzka J. (2013). Identification of the penultimate enzymes in the biosynthesis of cocaine and other tropane alkaloids in Erythroxylum coca and other Erythroxylum species. Talk presented at IMPRS Evaluation Symposium 2013, MPI for Chemical Ecology, IMPRS, Jena, DE
23Gershenzon J. (2013). Roles of plant volatiles –on beyond terpenes. Talk presented at 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 (invited speaker)
24Gershenzon J. (2013). Corn fights off pests with ist own designer perfumes. Talk presented at Seminar, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, US (invited speaker)
25Gershenzon J. (2013). Franken-Plants: Is genetic engineering a monstrous benefit in studying chemical mediation of plant-herbivore interactions? Talk presented at Gordon Research Conference - Plant-Herbivore Interactions: The Changing Face of Plant-Herbivore Studies, Gordon Research Conferences, Ventura, CA, US (plenary speaker)
26Berasategui A. (2013). How does Hylobius abietis cope with terpenes in ist diet? Talk presented at Seminar, KTH Chemical Science and Engineering, Stockholm, SE
2012
1Gershenzon J. (2012). Enzyme recruitment and the evolution of plant defense pathway. Talk presented at Seminar, University of California Davis, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, Department of Plant Sciences, Davis, CA, US (invited speaker)
2Gershenzon J. (2012). Prepared for poison: How herbivores circumvent plant defenses. Talk presented at Frontiers of Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE
3Unsicker S. (2012). Plant volatiles in biotic interactions. Talk presented at Frontiers of Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE
4Unsicker S. (2012). New volatiles from old trees: Chemical communication of old-growth black poplar trees with herbivores and herbivore enemies. Talk presented at International Symposium "Ethomics: Asking the Organism in the Genomics Era", Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE
5Unsicker S. (2012). The ecology of plant volatiles. Talk presented at Vortrag, Universität Salzburg, Salzburg, AT (invited speaker)
6Gershenzon J. (2012). So many plant metabolites … so many great plant biochemists. Talk presented at Jubiläumsveranstaltung, Leibniz-Institut für Pflanzenbiochemie, Halle (Saale), DE (plenary speaker)
7Gershenzon J. (2012). Chemical defenses in floral scent and nectar: How to deter foes but still attract friends. Talk presented at 42nd Annual Meeting "From basic ecology to the challenges of modern society", Ecological Society of Germany, Austria and Switzerland, Lüneburg, DE (invited speaker)
8Schramm K. (2012). Isothiocyanate metabolism in lepidopteran herbivores. Talk presented at XXIV. International Congress of Entomology - "New Era in Entomology", The Entomological Society of South Korea, Daegu, KR
9Vosteen I. (2012). Role of hoverfly - plant species interaction in maintenance of pea aphid host races. Talk presented at XXIV. International Congress of Entomology - "New Era in Entomology", The Entomological Society of South Korea, Daegu, KR
10D'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
11Irmisch S. (2012). Volatile aldoximes produced by CYP79 enzymes are involved in indirect plant defense in poplar. Talk presented at 11th International Symposium on Cytochrome P450 Biodiversity & Biotechnology, Museum of Natural Sciences, Torino, IT
12D'Auria J. (2012). Cocaine biosynthesis in coca plants. Talk presented at Seminar, Sciences Pharmaceutiques, EPGL, Geneva, CH (invited speaker)
13Nagel R. (2012). Unexpected sied-branch products of terpenoid-based oleoresin biosynthesis function in plant defense. Talk presented at 8th Plant Science Student Conference, Leibnitz-Institut für Pflanzengenetik und Kulturpflanzenforschung (IPK), Gatersleben, DE
14Gershenzon J. (2012). Costs and benefits of diversity in plant chemical defense. Talk presented at Lecture, SFB924 "Molecular mechanisms regulating yield and yield stability in plants", Center of Life and Food Sciences Weihenstephan, Technical University of Munich, Weihenstephan, DE (invited speaker)
15Gershenzon J. (2012). How corn uses terpene perfumes as natural pest control agents. Talk presented at Symposium, Iowa State University, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Ames, US (invited speaker)
16Gershenzon J. (2012). Why a center of excellence for glucosinolates? Talk presented at Inauguration of the DynaMo Center of Excellence, University of Copenhagen, Center for Dynamic Molecular Interactions (DynaMo), Copenhagen, DK (invited speaker)
17Hammerbacher A. (2012). Oxidative metabolism of host defenses enhances virulence of Ceratocystis polonica during infection of Norway spruce. Talk presented at Seminar, Centre for Forestry and Climate Change, Edinburgh, GB
18Kunert G. (2012). Artbildung bei Insekten - Der Einfluß von Wirtspflanzen und natürlichen Feinden. Talk presented at 18. Tage des mathematischen und naturwissenschaftlichen Unterrichts, Erfurt, DE
19Wright L. (2012). Insights into the MEP pathway through label incorporation studies. Talk presented at Seminar, Centre for Research in Agricultural Genomics (CRAG), Barcelona, ES (invited speaker)
20Köllner T. (2012). The biosynthesis of nitrogen-containing volatiles in poplar. Talk presented at 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
2011
1Giddings Vassão D. (2011). Tracing glucosinolate metabolism and detoxification in small herbivores. Talk presented at 50th Anniversary Meeting, Phytochemical Society of North America, Waikoloa, Hawaii, US
2Davis A. (2011). Interaction networks and their reliability. Talk presented at Seminar, Universität Göttingen/Institut für Zoologie, Göttingen, DE
3Giddings Vassão D. (2011). Chemistry in the Biochemistry Department. Talk presented at The Future of Chemistry in Chemical Ecology, Max-Planck-Gesellschaft, Schloss Ringberg, Kreuth, DE
4Gershenzon J. (2011). Cocaine biosynthesis in coca plants. Talk presented at Pharmaceutical Sciences Seminar, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR, US (invited speaker)
5Schmidt A. (2011). Borkenkäferbefall - Aktivierte Verteidigungsstrategien der Fichte. Talk presented at Seminarreihe "Waldforschung aktuell", Bundesforschungs- und Ausbildungszentrum für Wald, Naturgefahren und Landschaft, Institut für Genetik, Wien, AT (invited speaker)
6Gershenzon J. (2011). The enzymatic generation of terpene diversity and its ecological significance. Talk presented at Botanikertagung 2011, German Botanical Society, Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin, DE (invited speaker)
7Unsicker S. (2011). Response of black poplar to spiral gall aphid infestation. Talk presented at 14th Symposium on Insect-Plant Interactions, Wageningen, NL
8D'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 speaker)
9Gershenzon J. (2011). Exploring new roles for volatile terpenes emitted from plants. Talk presented at 27th ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, CA (plenary speaker)
10Schwarzkopf A. (2011). Localizing plant factors influencing feeding behavior of Acyrthosiphon pisum clones on host and non-host plant species. Talk presented at Hemipteran-Plant Interactions Symposium, Piracicaba, BR
11Unsicker S. (2011). Der Duft der Pflanzen. Talk presented at Seminar, Heinrich-Heine-Universität, Düsseldorf, DE (invited speaker)
12Vosteen I. (2011). The role of enemy free space in sympatric speciation of the pea aphid Acyrthosiphon pisum. Talk presented at Insect Chemical Ecology Course - ICE 11, Swedish University of Agriculture Science, Alnarp, SE
13Nagel R. (2011). Molecular and analytical characterization of terpene biosynthesis in transgenic spruce lines over-expressing isoprenyl diphosphate synthases. Talk presented at 7th Plant Science Student Conference, Leibniz-Institut für Pflanzenbiochemie (IPB), Halle (Saale), DE
14Gershenzon J. (2011). Conifer trees and bark beetles: Battling each other with natural products. Talk presented at Trends in Natural Products Research: A Young Scientists’ Meeting, Phytochemical Society of Europe (PSE), Kolymvari, Crete, GR (plenary speaker)
15Gershenzon J. (2011). Bark beetles and conifers: A chemical battle. Talk presented at Gemeinsames Colloquium der Institute für Organische und Anorganische Chemie, Technische Universität Braunschweig, Braunschweig, DE (invited speaker)
16Gershenzon J. (2011). Bark beetles and conifers: a chemical battle. Talk presented at Institute for Organic and Inorganic Chemistry, Technical University of Braunschweig, Braunschweig, DE (invited speaker)
17Crocoll C. (2011). A New Route to Thymol and Carvacrol Formation in Oregano and Thyme. Talk presented at TERPNET 2011 - 10th International Meeting: Biosynthesis and Function of Isoprenoids in Plants, Microorganisms and Parasites, Linnæus University, Kalmar, SE
2010
1Gershenzon J. (2010). Choosing the right perfume: The value of terpene volatiles in plant defense. Talk presented at MCDB Seminar, University of Michigan, Department of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology (MCDB), Ann Arbor, MI, US (invited speaker)
2Gershenzon J. (2010). Plant glucosinolate breakdown products: Biological activities and detoxification. Talk presented at Seminar, Virginia Tech University, Department of Biological Sciences, Blacksburg, VA, US (invited speaker)
3Crocoll C. (2010). The route to thymol and carvacrol formation: CYP71D178-D182 from oregano, thyme, and marjoram. Talk presented at 10th International Symposium on Cytochrome P450 Biodiversity and Biotechnology, Woods Hole, US
4Wadke N. (2010). Functional genomics of the bark beetle associated blue stain fungus fungus Ceratocystis polonica to determine the virulence factors. Talk presented at MiCom 2010 - 1st International Student Conference on Microbial Communication, Jena School for Microbial Communication, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität, Jena, DE
5Gershenzon J. (2010). Powerful perfumes: Terpene volatiles are important agents of plant defense. Talk presented at Institutsseminar, Leibniz-Universität Hannover, Institut für Pflanzengenetik, Hannover, DE (invited speaker)
6Gershenzon J. (2010). The biochemistry of glucosinolate side chain biosynthesis: An elongated story. Talk presented at Seminar, Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, St. Louis, Missouri, US (invited speaker)
7Gershenzon J. (2010). Origin and maintenance of diversity in plant chemical defense. Talk presented at British Ecological Society Annual Meeting "The Integrative Role of Plant Secondary Metabolites in Ecological Systems", University of Sussex, Brighton, GB (invited speaker)
8Gershenzon J. (2010). Powerful perfumes: Defensive roles of plant terpenes. Talk presented at Seminar, Chinese Agricultural University, Beijing, CN (invited speaker)
9Gershenzon J. (2010). Volatile terpenes in plant defense. Talk presented at Seminar, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden, Menglun, Yunnan, CN (invited speaker)
10Gershenzon J. (2010). Chemical warfare between conifer trees, bark beetles and fungi: Who is winning? Talk presented at Seminar, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming Institute of Botany, Kunming, CN (invited speaker)
11Gershenzon J. (2010). Powerful perfumes: Terpene volatiles are important agents of plant defense. Talk presented at Seminar, Nanjing University, Nanjing, CN (invited speaker)
12Gershenzon J. (2010). Plant defensive chemistry - action and detoxification - discussion. Talk presented at Gordon Research Conference - Plant-Herbivore Interaction, Gordon Research Conferences, Galveston, TX, US (invited speaker)
13Davis A. (2010). Blaksiton's Line; an early contribution to biogeography. Talk presented at Linnean Society, London, Burlington House, London, GB (invited speaker)
14Gershenzon J. (2010). The biochemistry and evolution of glucosinolate chain extension: An elongating story. Talk presented at Colloquium for Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry, Technische Universität München, Fakultät für Chemie, Garching, DE (invited speaker)
2009
1Gershenzon J. (2009). Spruce trees and bark beetles at war: New weapons and tactics. Talk presented at Sonderforschungsbereich 648 Colloquium, Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg, Halle (Saale), DE (invited speaker)
2Gershenzon J. (2009). Plant volatiles: Versatile agents of defense. Talk presented at University of California, Department of Entomology, Davis, CA, US (invited speaker)
3Gershenzon J. (2009). The many roles of plant volatile terpenes; making scents of diversity. Talk presented at Michigan State University, Department of Biochemistry, East Lansing, US (invited speaker)
4Gershenzon J. (2009). Role of spruce resin and phenolics in defense against bark beetles. Talk presented at Wissenschaftliches Kolloquium des Institutes für Allgemeine Botanik und Pflanzenphysiologie, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität, Institut für Allgemeine Botanik und Pflanzenphysiologie, Jena, DE (invited speaker)
5Davis A. (2009). A Line in Birds; TW Blakiston & Japanese Biology. Talk presented at Japan Society, Oriental Club, London, GB (invited speaker)
6Köllner T. (2009). Insights into structure-function relationship of a maize terpene synthase involved in indirect plant defense. Talk presented at Botanikertagung 2009 "Plants for the Future", Deutsche Botanische Gesellschaft, Universität Leipzig, Leipzig, DE
7Davis A. (2009). Networks in Biology; an exploration. Talk presented at Seminar, Okinawa University, Faculty of Life Sciences, Naha City, Okinawa, JP
8Gershenzon J. (2009). Elucidating the Role of Terpene Resin in Conifer Defense. Talk presented at 25th ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Neuchâtel, CH (plenary speaker)
9Köpke D. (2009). Molecular characterization of oviposition-induced defenses in pine. Talk presented at 25th ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Neuchâtel, CH
10Gershenzon J. (2009). Introduction to mechanisms of plant volatile production. Talk presented at Gordon Research Conference - Floral & Vegetative Volatiles, Gordon Research Conferences, Magdalen College, Oxford, UK, Oxford, GB (invited speaker)
11Davis A. (2009). Drosophila elegans; the contribution of flower chemistry to host range. Talk presented at Institutsseminar, Hokkaido University, Institute for Low Temperature Science, Sapporo, JP
12Gershenzon J. (2009). Glucosinolate hydrolysis products: Why they dare to be different. Talk presented at PLANT BIOLOGY 2009 - Joint Annual Meetings, American Society of Plant Biologists and Phycological Society of America, Honolulu, Hawaii, US (invited speaker)
13Hammerbacher A. (2009). The role of stilbene glycosides in Picea abies defense against the bark beetle associated fungus Ceratocystis polonica. Talk presented at 2009 IUFRO Tree Biotechnology Conference, Whistler, CA
14Gershenzon J. (2009). Manipulating terpene levels in conifer resin to study their ecological roles. Talk presented at 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 (invited speaker)
15Gershenzon J. (2009). When glucosinolates break down: The diversity of hydrolysis products and their ecological context. Talk presented at RIKEN Plant Science Center, Yokohama, JP (invited speaker)
16Köllner T. (2009). Evolution of a terpene synthase mechanism responsible for the production of a plant defense signal. Talk presented at 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
17Kunert G. (2009). Aphids under pressure: What aphid alarm signalling teaches us about selection at the ecological level. Talk presented at Darwin-Wallace Celebratory Meeting - "Insect evolution below the species level: ecological specialisation and the origin of species", Royal Entomological Society, Rothamsted Research, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, GB (invited speaker)
18Davis A. (2009). Drosophila elegans; specialists and generalists. Talk presented at Institutsseminar, Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel, Zoologisches Institut, Kiel, DE
19Gershenzon J. (2009). Biochemistry and evolution of glucosinolate chain elongation. Talk presented at MPI for Molecular Plant Physiology, Potsdam, DE (invited speaker)
2008
1Gershenzon J. (2008). The role of plant volatiles in direct defense against herbivores and pathogens. Talk presented at Winter school "Ecology of Plant Volatile Organic Compounds", ESF Scientific Programme "Volatile Organic Compounds in the Biosphere-Atmosphere System" (VOCBAS), Wageningen University, Wageningen, NL (invited speaker)
2Köpke D. (2008). Species-specific responses of pine sesquiterpene synthases to sawfly oviposition. Talk presented at Winter school "Ecology of Plant Volatile Organic Compounds", ESF Scientific Programme "Volatile Organic Compounds in the Biosphere-Atmosphere System" (VOCBAS), Wageningen University, Wageningen, NL
3Gershenzon J. (2008). The insect empire strikes back: Herbivore resistance to plant defense. Talk presented at Institutsseminar, Max-Planck-Institut für Züchtungsforschung, Köln, DE (invited speaker)
4Köpke D. (2008). Molecular characterization of oviposition-induced defenses in pine. Talk presented at Institutsseminar, Freie Universität Berlin, Institut für Angewandte Zoologie und Ökologie der Tiere, Berlin, DE
5D'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
6Crocoll C. (2008). Functional characterization of a cytochrome P450 from Origanum vulgare involved in thymol biosynthesis. Talk presented at 6. Kurt-Mothes-Doktoranden-Workshop Sekundärstoffwechsel, Jena, DE
7Köpke D. (2008). Molecular characterization of oviposition-induced defenses in pine. Talk presented at 6. Kurt-Mothes-Doktoranden-Workshop Sekundärstoffwechsel, Jena, DE
8Schramm K. (2008). Detoxification of isothiocyanates in the generalist S. littoralis. Talk presented at 6. Kurt-Mothes-Doktoranden-Workshop Sekundärstoffwechsel, Jena, DE
9Gershenzon J. (2008). Metabolic regulation of essential oil formation in the Lamiaceae. Talk presented at 39th International Symposium on Essential Oils (ISEO 2008), Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker (GDCh), Quedlinburg, DE (plenary speaker)
10Schramm K. (2008). Detoxification of isothiocyanates in the generalist S. littoralis. Talk presented at 24th ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, State College, US
11Schwarzkopf A. (2008). Plant amino acid transporters - Gateway for aphid nutrition or plant defence? Talk presented at International Conference "Plant interactions with aphids and other insects with piercing mouthparts", Wageningen, NL
12Unsicker S. (2008). The effects of an arbuscular mycorrhizal fungus on plant chemical defenses of Plantago lanceolata L. Talk presented at 93rd ESA Annual Meeting, ESA, Milwaukee, US
13Gershenzon J. (2008). Biochemistry and evolution of glucosinolate chain elongation. Talk presented at 2nd Banff Conference on Plant Metabolism, Banff Conference Centre, Banff, Alberta, CA (invited speaker)
14Davis A. (2008). Flower use by Drosophila elegans; puzzling patterns. Talk presented at Institutsseminar, Hokkaido University, Institute for Low Temperature Science, Sapporo, JP
15Davis A. (2008). Flower use by Drosophila elegans; puzzling patterns. Talk presented at Institutsseminar, Okinawa University, Faculty of Life Sciences, Naha City, Okinawa, JP
16Schramm K. (2008). Detoxification of isothiocyanates in the generalist S. littoralis. Talk presented at XXIII International Congress of Entomology, Durban, ZA
17Crocoll C. (2008). Functional characterization of a cytochrome P450 from Origanum vulgare involved in thymol biosynthesis. Talk presented at 9th International Symposium on Cytochrome P450 Biodiversity and Biotechnology, INRA -CNRS, Université de Nice Sophia Antipolus, Nice, FR
18Gershenzon J. (2008). Plant defense and insect counter-adaptations in the Brassicaceae. Talk presented at Seminar, Swedish Agricultural University, Alnarp, SE (invited speaker)
19Gershenzon J. (2008). The evolution of glucosinolate chain elongation. Talk presented at 20. Irseer Naturstofftage, DECHEMA, Irsee, DE (invited speaker)
20Gershenzon J. (2008). Plant defense and insect counter-adaptations in the mustard family: A spicy tale. Talk presented at NCCR Plant Survival International Conference, Neuchatel, CH (invited speaker)
2007
1Gershenzon J. (2007). Life with spice: Insect counter-adaptations to glucosinolates. Talk presented at Institutsseminar, Freie Universität Berlin, Institut für Angewandte Zoologie und Ökologie der Tiere, Berlin, DE (invited speaker)
2Schmidt A. (2007). Induction of secondary metabolites in plants - Regulation of terpene biosynthesis in conifers. Talk presented at Institutsseminar, Leibnitz-Institut of Vegetable and Ornamental Crops, Grossbeeren, DE (invited speaker)
3Gershenzon J. (2007). Exploring new roles for plant sesquiterpene volatiles in ecological interactions, stress physiology, and internal signaling. Talk presented at Gordon Research Conference - Floral & Vegetative Volatiles, Les Diablerets, CH (invited speaker)
4Fontana A. (2007). The role of maize sesquiterpene volatiles in defense against herbivores and pathogenes. Talk presented at IMPRS Evaluation Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE
5Degenhardt J. (2007). The origin of terpene diversity. Talk presented at International Symposium on Essential Oils, Graz, AT (invited speaker)
6Gershenzon J. (2007). Secondary metabolism in Arabidopsis: To signal and to be signaled. Talk presented at International Summerschool - Environmental signaling: Arabidopsis as a model, Utrecht University, Faculty of Biology, Phytopathology, Utrecht, NL (invited speaker)
7De Kraker J.-W. (2007). From primary to secondary metabolism: amino acid to glucosinolate biosynthesis. Talk presented at 23rd ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE
8Davis A. (2007). Biodiversity of drosophilids and other organisms in the western Pacific and Asia. Talk presented at Seminar, Academica Sinica Taipei, Research Center for Biodiversity, Taipei, TW
9Davis A. (2007). Biodiversity network analysis of patterns of drosophilid diversity in SE Asia and the western Pacific. Talk presented at Seminar, University of the Ryukus, Okinawa, JP
10Köpke D. (2007). Pine response after insect attack: Molecular investigations of terpene synthases. Talk presented at Institutsseminar, Freie Universität Berlin, Institut für Biologie/ Angewandte Zoologie/ Ökologie der Tiere, Berlin, DE
11Davis A. (2007). Biodiversity network analysis of patterns of drosophilid diversity in SE Asia and the western Pacific. Talk presented at Seminar, Hokkaido University, Graduate School of Environmental Earth Science, Sapporo, JP
12Schramm K. (2007). Faking the glucosinolate-myrosinase system for insect feeding tests. Talk presented at Doktorandenkolloquium Pharmazie, Technical University of Braunschweig, Braunschweig, DE
13Davis A. (2007). Biodiversity network analysis of patterns of drosophilid diversity in SE Asia and the western Pacific. Talk presented at Seminar, Kyoto University, Center for Ecological Research, Seta, JP
14Davis A. (2007). Components influencing patterns of drosophilid diversity: evidence from Drosophila elegans distribution. Talk presented at 21st Pacific Science Congress, Naha City, Okinawa, JP
15Fenning T. (2007). Why forests need us, and more importantly, why we need them. Talk presented at IUFRO Tree Biotechnology Conference, Ponta Delgada, Azores, PT
16De Kraker J.-W. (2007). From primary to secondary metabolism: amino acid to glucosinolate biosynthesis. Talk presented at Seminar, Plant Research International, Wageningen, NL
17Degenhardt J. (2007). A Maize (E)-ß-Caryophyllene Synthase Attracts Herbivore Enemies Towards Different Herbivores above and below Ground. Talk presented at TERPNET 2007 - 8th international meeting on biosynthesis and function of isoprenoids in plants, microorganisms and parasites, Strasbourg, FR (invited speaker)
18Gershenzon J. (2007). The role of plant sesquiterpenes in resistance to oxidative stress. Talk presented at TERPNET 2007 - 8th international meeting on biosynthesis and function of isoprenoids in plants, microorganisms and parasites, Strasbourg, FR (invited speaker)
19Phillips M. (2007). The Arabidopsis thaliana type 1 IPP isomerases IDI 1 and IDI 2 are targeted to different organellar compartments. Talk presented at TERPNET 2007 - 8th international meeting on biosynthesis and function of isoprenoids in plants, microorganisms and parasites, Strasbourg, FR
20Schramm K. (2007). Detoxification of the glucosinolate-myrosinase system in the guts of generalist insects. Talk presented at Institutsseminar, Technical University of Braunschweig, Institut für Pharmazeutische Biologie, Braunschweig, DE
21Gershenzon J. (2007). Plant defense and insect counter-defense in the Brassicaceae: The chemical ecology of glucosinolate hydrolysis. Talk presented at Seminar, University of California, Davis, Davis, CA, US (invited speaker)
22Gershenzon J. (2007). Sesquiterpenes: short range signals in plant and insect defense. Talk presented at Gordon Research Conference - Biogenic Hydrocarbons & the Atmosphere, Ventura, CA, US (plenary speaker)
23Köllner T. (2007). Sesquiterpene hydrocarbons: short range signals in plant defense. Talk presented at Gordon Research Conference - Biogenic Hydrocarbons & the Atmosphere, Ventura, CA, US (plenary speaker)
24Fenning T. (2007). Global climate change and the need for forest biotechnology - speed only matters if you are on the right road. Talk presented at Seminar, Scion Research, Rotorua, NZ
25Fenning T. (2007). The use of molecular methods to understand the pest and disease responses of trees with the European field elm and Norway spruce as examples. Talk presented at Seminar, Scion Research, Rotorua, NZ
26Unsicker S. (2007). Effects of plant species diversity on the fitness of the generalist grasshopper Chorthippus parallelus (Orthoptera, Acrididae) in montane Central European grasslands. Talk presented at Entomologentagung 2007, Universität Innsbruck, Institut für Ökologie, Innsbruck, AT
27Fenning T. (2007). Global climate change and the need for forest biotechnology - speed only matters if you are on the right road. Talk presented at 17th Meeting of the NZ Branch of the International Association of Plant Tissue Culture & Biotechnology, Rotorua, NZ (invited speaker)
28Fenning T. (2007). The use of molecular methods to understand the pest and disease responses of trees. Talk presented at 17th Meeting of the NZ Branch of the International Association of Plant Tissue Culture & Biotechnology, Rotorua, NZ (invited speaker)
29Gershenzon J. (2007). The power of plant perfumes: Volatile terpenes act as defensive signals to herbivore enemies. Talk presented at Seminar, University of California, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA, US (invited speaker)
2006
1Fontana A. (2006). The role of maize sesquiterpenes in tritrophic interactions. Talk presented at Meeting, Uni Mail, Neuchâtel, CH (invited speaker)
2Gershenzon J., Sánchez-Moreiras A. (2006). The role of (E)-ß-caryophyllene in resistance to oxidative stress in Arabidopsis. Talk presented at ISONET Meeting on Plant VOCs and Secondary Organic Aerosols in Biosphere Atmosphere Carbon Exchange, Kuopio, FI (invited speaker)
3Huang M. (2006). The influence of the sesquiterpene (E)-beta-caryophyllenen on the resistance of Arabidopsis to the bacterial pathogen Pseudomonas syringae. Talk presented at ISONET Meeting on Plant VOCs and Secondary Organic Aerosols in Biosphere Atmosphere Carbon Exchange, Kuopio, FI
4Gershenzon J. (2006). Evolution of glucosinolate biosynthesis. Talk presented at Symposium on Sulphur-containing Defense Compounds: Pivotal players in plant stress tolerance, Heidelberg, DE (invited speaker)
5Reichelt M. (2006). Links between sulphur and glucosinolate metabolism. Talk presented at Symposium on Sulphur-containing Defense Compounds: Pivotal players in plant stress tolerance, Heidelberg, DE
6Schmidt A. (2006). Molecular investigations about prenyltransferases as branch point enzymes of terpenoid biosynthesis. Talk presented at CONDEF (Conifer Defence Project) Workshop 2006, Florenz, IT
7Li S.-H. (2006). Phenolics in the bark of Norway spruce (Picea abies): Chemical identification and cellular localization. Talk presented at Seminar, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, Institute of Botany, Kunming, CN
8Burow M. (2006). Compartmentalization and regulation of the glucosinolate-myrosinase system - news from ESP. Talk presented at 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 (invited speaker)
9De Kraker J.-W. (2006). From primary to secondary plant metabolism: amino acid to glucosinolate biosynthesis. Talk presented at 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 (plenary speaker)
10Gershenzon J. (2006). How glucosinolates changed the course of human history. Talk presented at 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 (invited speaker)
11Textor S. (2006). MAM 3 catalyzes the formation of all aliphatic glucosinolate chain lengths in Arabidopsis thaliana. Talk presented at 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 (invited speaker)
12Li S.-H. (2006). Strategies for the discovery of bioactive plant secondary metabolites. Talk presented at Seminar, Shi He Zi University, Xinjiang, Xinjiang, CN
13Degenhardt J. (2006). The roles of terpenes as signals between plants, herbivores and their enemies. Talk presented at International Society Plant Molecular Biology, Adelaide, AU (invited speaker)
14Sánchez-Moreiras A. (2006). Plant sesquiterpenes: endogenous regulators of oxidative stress? Talk presented at Plant Biology Symposium 2006, Boston, US
15Gershenzon J. (2006). Engineering plant and chemical defense for managing insect pests: Lessons from Arabidopsis. Talk presented at Meeting of the Phytochemical Society of North America, Oxford, Mississippi, US (invited speaker)
16Fenning T. (2006). Nightmare on elm street? An introduction to the work of the MPI for Chemical Ecology on molecular-genetic studies into the insect specific wound responses of Ulmus campestris. Talk presented at Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena, Biologisch-Pharmazeutische Fakultät, Jena, DE (invited speaker)
17Degenhardt J. (2006). The evolution of mono- and sesquiterpene diversity in maize. Talk presented at 5th Colloquium of the Priority Programme 1152 "Evolution of Metabolic Diversity" (EvoMet), Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG), Halle (Saale), DE (invited speaker)
18Zeneli G. (2006). Enemies at the gate: terpenoids and defense against spruce bark beetle (Ips typographus). Talk presented at 4th Conference on Medicinal and Aromatic Plants of Southeast European Countries (4th CMAPSEEC), Iasi, RO
19Zeneli G. (2006). Use of jasmonates to induce terpenes in Picea abies trees and cell cultures. Talk presented at 4th Conference on Medicinal and Aromatic Plants of Southeast European Countries (4th CMAPSEEC), Iasi, RO
20Gershenzon J. (2006). Plant-insect interactions in the Brassicaceae: the chemical ecology of glucosinolate hydrolysis and lepidopteran herbivores. Talk presented at Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, US (invited speaker)
21Gershenzon J. (2006). Plant defense and insect counter-defense: the ecology of glucosinolate hydrolysis. Talk presented at Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, US (invited speaker)
22Davis A. (2006). Networks in biology: an exploration. Talk presented at Seminar, Universität Halle, Insitut für Zoologie, Halle (Saale), DE
23Davis A. (2006). Networks in biology: an exploration. Talk presented at Seminar, Academica Sinica Taipei, Insitute of Biomedical Sciences, Taipei, TW
24Degenhardt J. (2006). The role of herbivore-induced terpenes in multitrophic interactions between plants, herbivores and their enemies. Talk presented at Amercian Chemical Society Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia, US (invited speaker)
25Fenning T. (2006). Tree biotechnology and the environment. Talk presented at UK Parliament's House of Lords, Select Committee for Science and Technology, London, GB (invited speaker)
26Fenning T., Gartland K. (2006). Forests and Global Warming. Talk presented at Seminar, House of Lords Select Committee for Science and Technology, London, GB (invited speaker)
27Davis A. (2006). Interaction and metabolic networks. Talk presented at Hokkaido University Sapporo, Institute of Low Temperature Science, Sapporo, JP
28Schramm K. (2006). Kohl & Co schlagen zurück: Senföle - ein Beispiel für pflanzliche Abwehr. Talk presented at Schulvortrag, Staatliches Gymnasium "Ernst Abbe", Jena, DE
29Gershenzon J. (2006). The power and diversity of plant perfumes: how mixtures of volatile terpenes can protect plants from insect herbivores. Talk presented at Universität Stuttgart-Hohenheim, Stuttgart, DE (invited speaker)
30Degenhardt J. (2006). The biosynthesis of terpenoids in Origanum vulgare. Talk presented at INTESY-Projekttreffen, Reading, GB
31Fenning T. (2006). Tree biotechnology and the environment. Talk presented at Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena, Institut für Pflanzenphysiologie, Jena, DE (invited speaker)
2005
1Zeneli G. (2005). Spruce terpenes - from compounds to metabolic pathways and their regulation. Talk presented at University of Tirana, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Tirana, AL (invited speaker)
2Fontana A. (2005). Mycorrhiza-mediated below ground communication: a hypothesis. Talk presented at Jahressymposium, FSU Jena, Jena, DE
3Gershenzon J. (2005). Plant biochemistry for dummies. Talk presented at Symposium in Honor of the 60th Birthday of Renowned Plant Terpene Biochemist, Prof. Rodney Croteau, Pullman, WA, US (invited speaker)
4Davis A. (2005). Gerbil networks: analysis possibilities. Talk presented at Universität Halle, Institut für Zoologie, Halle (Saale), DE
5Gershenzon J. (2005). The power of plant perfumes: volatile terpenes protect plants against insect herbivores. Talk presented at MPG-Symposium der Biologisch-Medizinischen Sektion, Berlin, DE (invited speaker)
6Degenhardt J. (2005). Diversification for defense: the role of the maize terpene synthase gene family in multitrophic interactions. Talk presented at Seminar series TU München, Technische Universität München, Institut für Genetik, München, DE (invited speaker)
7Gershenzon J. (2005). A toast to Tom and his terpenes. Talk presented at Symposium in Honor of the Retirement of Dr. Tom Mabry, Austin, TX, US (plenary speaker)
8Abel C. (2005). Arabidopsis thaliana and close relatives - a model system for the evolution of plant volatile biosynthesis. Talk presented at 5. Kurt-Mothes-Doktoranden-Workshop Sekundärstoffwechsel, Leibniz-Institut für Pflanzenbiochemie (IPB), Halle (Saale), DE
9Asbach J. (2005). Chemical polymorphism and terpene biosynthesis in Thymus vulgaris L. Talk presented at 5. Kurt-Mothes-Doktoranden-Workshop Sekundärstoffwechsel, Leibniz-Institut für Pflanzenbiochemie (IPB), Halle (Saale), DE
10Burow M. (2005). Tissue- and cell-specific expression of the epithiospecifier protein in Arabidopsis thaliana. Talk presented at 5. Kurt-Mothes-Doktoranden-Workshop Sekundärstoffwechsel, Leibniz-Institut für Pflanzenbiochemie (IPB), Halle (Saale), DE
11Kunert G. (2005). Wing induction in aphids - a new function in aphid alarm pheromone. Talk presented at Jahrestagung der DZG, Universität Bayreuth, Bayreuth, DE
12Huang M. (2005). Understanding the physiological function of the volatile terpenoids in Arabidopsis. Talk presented at ISONET project meeting, Benediktbeuern, DE
13Sánchez-Moreiras A. (2005). Terpeniod induction and oxidative damage in Arabidopsis thaliana plants. Talk presented at ISONET project meeting, Benediktbeuern, DE
14Kunert G. (2005). Developmental plasticity in aphids in response to natural enemies. Talk presented at Ecole Nationale Superieure Agronomique de Rennes, Université de Rennes, Rennes, FR
15Fontana A. (2005). Mycorrhiza-mediated below ground communication: a hypothesis. Talk presented at Meeting, Uni Mail, Neuchâtel, CH (invited speaker)
16D'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
17D'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 speaker)
18Degenhardt J. (2005). Diversification for Defense: the Role of the Maize Terpene Synthase Gene Family in Multitrophic Interactions. Talk presented at "Integrative Plant Biochemistry as We Approach 2010!", Phytochemical Society of North America, La Jolla, CA, US (invited speaker)
19Degenhardt J. (2005). The terpene synthase family in maize and its role in defense against herbivory. Talk presented at 17th International Botanical Congress, Vienna, AT (invited speaker)
20Gershenzon J. (2005). The terpene synthase gene family: tools for ecological and evolutionary studies and metabolic engineering. Talk presented at 17th International Botanical Congress, Vienna, AT (invited speaker)
21Sánchez-Moreiras A. (2005). Terpenoid induction and oxidative damage in Arabidopsis thaliana plants. Talk presented at 17th International Botanical Congress, Vienna, AT
22Tholl D. (2005). Arabidopsis - a model for molecular approaches in plant volatile biology. Talk presented at 17th International Botanical Congress, Vienna, AT (invited speaker)
23D'Auria J. (2005). What does it mean to smell green? Talk presented at University of California, Davis, Plant Science Department, Davis, CA, US
24Burow M. (2005). Sulfur in plant-insect interactions - the chemical ecology of glucosinolate hydrolysis. Talk presented at Wissenschaftliches Kolloquium "40 Jahre Schwefelforschung", Hannover, DE (invited speaker)
25Fenning T. (2005). Efforts to produce transgenic Norway spruce with genes from the terpenoid biosynthetic pathway. Talk presented at CONDEF (Conifer Defence Project) Workshop 2005, Oppurg, DE
26Gershenzon J. (2005). Poisons or pastes: What are the modes of action of terpenes serving as conifer defense? Talk presented at CONDEF (Conifer Defence Project) Workshop 2005, Oppurg, DE (invited speaker)
27Li S.-H. (2005). Phytochemical investigations on the defense compounds of Norway spruce. Talk presented at CONDEF (Conifer Defence Project) Workshop 2005, Oppurg, DE
28Phillips M. (2005). The induced defense response in spruce liquid suspension culture: Molecular characterization of isoprenoid biosynthesis. Talk presented at CONDEF (Conifer Defence Project) Workshop 2005, Oppurg, DE
29Schmidt A. (2005). Involvement of prenyltransferases in chemical defense of Norway spruce (Picea abies). Talk presented at CONDEF (Conifer Defence Project) Workshop 2005, Oppurg, DE
30Zeneli G. (2005). Another piece in the puzzle: Norway spruce volatile terpenes and protection against oxidative stress. Talk presented at CONDEF (Conifer Defence Project) Workshop 2005, Oppurg, DE
31Fenning T. (2005). What factors may initiate and control plants insect-specific wound responses? And the significance of the Ulmus campestris - Xanthogaleruca luteola system to this. Talk presented at Freie Universität Berlin, Institut für Angewandte Zoologie, Berlin, DE (invited speaker)
32Degenhardt J. (2005). The role of maize sesquiterpene hydrocarbons as signals in multitrophic interactions. Talk presented at TERPNET 2005 - 7th international meeting dedicated to reporting on the latest advances in the chemistry and biology of terpenes and isoprenoids, Wageningen, NL
33Gershenzon J. (2005). Taking control of terpene metabolism in plants: from endogenous regulation to bioengineering. Talk presented at TERPNET 2005 - 7th international meeting dedicated to reporting on the latest advances in the chemistry and biology of terpenes and isoprenoids, Wageningen, NL (invited speaker)
34Sánchez-Moreiras A. (2005). The role of volatile terpenes in protection against abiotic stress in Arabidopsis thaliana. Talk presented at TERPNET 2005 - 7th international meeting dedicated to reporting on the latest advances in the chemistry and biology of terpenes and isoprenoids, Wageningen, NL
35Tholl D. (2005). Constitutive and induced terpene volatile biosynthesis in the model plant Arabidopsis thaliana. Talk presented at TERPNET 2005 - 7th international meeting dedicated to reporting on the latest advances in the chemistry and biology of terpenes and isoprenoids, Wageningen, NL
36Degenhardt J. (2005). The terpene synthase family in Zea mays and its role in defense against herbivory. Talk presented at 47th Annual Maize Genetic Conference, Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, US
37Degenhardt J. (2005). The evolution of mono- and sesquiterpene diversity in maize. Talk presented at 4. Colloquium of the Focus Program SPP1152, Halle (Saale), DE (invited speaker)
38Sánchez-Moreiras A. (2005). Protein profile of lettuce plants after biotic and abiotic stress. Talk presented at 1st Congress of the Spanish Proteomic Society, Córdoba, ES
2004
1Asbach J. (2004). Ätherische Öle als Schutz gegen Fraßfeinde in Lippenblütlern. Talk presented at Schülervortrag, MPI für Chemische Ökologie, Jena, DE
2Degenhardt J. (2004). The biosynthesis of terpenoids in Origanum vulgare and Saovia officinalis. Talk presented at INTESY-Projekttreffen, Athens, GR
3Gershenzon J. (2004). Der Wald ruft: molecular and biochemical approaches to the study of chemical defenses in conifers. Talk presented at Frontiers in Plant Physiology Symposium in Honor of Prof. Hubert Ziegler's 80th Birthday, Weihenstephan, DE (plenary speaker)
4Degenhardt J. (2004). Biochemistry and molecular regulation of volatile sesquiterpene biosynthesis in maize (Zea mays). Talk presented at Germany-Japan Seminar on Molecular Regulation of Plant Secondary Metabolism, Chiba University, Chiba, JP (invited speaker)
5Huang M. (2004). Investigation of cytochrome P450 enzymes involved in sesquiterpene biosynthesis in Artemisia annua and Citrus paradisi. Talk presented at ISONET VOCBAS Summer School, Pieve Tesino, IT
6Gershenzon J. (2004). Plant defense and insect counter-defense: the chemical ecology of glucosinolates. Talk presented at 9th International Congress of Endocytobiology and Symbiosis, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität, Jena, DE (invited speaker)
7Tholl D. (2004). Arabidopsis as a model system for the biosynthesis, regulation and function of terpenes in plant environment interactions. Talk presented at 9th International Congress of Endocytobiology and Symbiosis, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität, Jena, DE
8Degenhardt J. (2004). Ecological investigations of volatile terpene biosynthesis in maize after herbivore damage. Talk presented at Botanikertagung 2004, Deutsche Botanische Gesellschaft, Vereinigung für Angewandte Botanik, Braunschweig, DE
9Gershenzon J. (2004). Plant defense and insect counteradaptation: the chemical ecology of the glucosinolate-myrosinase system. Talk presented at Botanikertagung 2004, Deutsche Botanische Gesellschaft, Vereinigung für Angewandte Botanik, Braunschweig, DE (invited speaker)
10Schwartzberg E. (2004). Alarm pheromone emission and wing induction in pea aphids. Talk presented at Institutsseminar, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena, Institut für Ökologie, Jena, DE
11Schwartzberg E. (2004). Alarm pheromone emission and wing induction in pea aphids. Talk presented at Seminar, Pennsylvania State University, Department of Entomology, University Park, PA, US
12Burow M. (2004). A transgenic approach to compare the effects of different glucosinolate hydrolysis products on generalist and specialist insect herbivores. Talk presented at 12th International Symposium on Insect-Plant Relationships, Berlin, DE
13Degenhardt J. (2004). Analysis of tritrophic interactions by manipulating the release of terpenoid volatiles with molecular and genetic techniques. Talk presented at 12th International Symposium on Insect-Plant Relationships, Berlin, DE
14Gershenzon J. (2004). Plant defense and insect counter-defense in the Brassicaceae: the chemical ecology of glucosinolate hydrolysis. Talk presented at 12th International Symposium on Insect-Plant Relationships, Berlin, DE (invited speaker)
15Kunert G. (2004). Wing induction in aphids - a new function of aphid alarm pheromone. Talk presented at ESA Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of America, Portland, OR, United States, US
16D'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
17Gershenzon J. (2004). Molecular regulation of induced chemical defenses in Norway spruce: tools for testing function. Talk presented at 20th ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology and Phytochemical Society of North America, Ottawa, CA (plenary speaker)
18Schmidt A. (2004). Characterization of prenyltransferases from Norway spruce - branch-point enzymes in biosynthesis of terpene resin. Talk presented at 20th ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology and Phytochemical Society of North America, Ottawa, CA
19Phillips M. (2004). Monoterpene synthases of loblolly pine (Pinus taeda). Talk presented at CONDEF (Conifer Defence Project) Workshop 2004, Ås, NO
20Schmidt A. (2004). Characterization of prenyltransferases in Norway spruce - branch enzymes in terpene resin biosynthesis. Talk presented at CONDEF (Conifer Defence Project) Workshop 2004, Ås, NO
21Schmidt A. (2004). Molecular regulation of (+)- carene synthase in Norway spruce (Picea abies). Talk presented at CONDEF (Conifer Defence Project) Workshop 2004, Ås, NO
22Zeneli G. (2004). Effect of ethylene on terpene and phenolic content of Norway spruce saplings. Talk presented at CONDEF (Conifer Defence Project) Workshop 2004, Ås, NO
23De Kraker J.-W. (2004). The IPMS/MAM gene family of Arabidopsis and its role in plant primary and secondary metabolism. Talk presented at Conference "Future Trends in Phytochemistry", Phytochemical Society of Europe, Gargnano, IT
24Gershenzon J. (2004). Allocation to plant defense: classic theories and recent evidence from plant physiology and molecular biology. Talk presented at Gordon Research Conference - Plant Herbivore Interactions, Ventura, CA, US (plenary speaker)
25Wittstock U. (2004). Special weapons - exceptional countermeasures: How insects cope with an activated plant defense system. Talk presented at Colloquium of the Leibniz-Institut für Pflanzenbiochemie, IPB, Halle (Saale), DE (invited speaker)
26Gershenzon J. (2004). Molecular biology of volatile terpenes. Talk presented at ISONET Meeting on Ecological and Physiological Functions of Biogenetic Isoprenoids and their Impact on the Environment, Rome, IT (invited speaker)
2003
1Wittstock U. (2003). Plant defense and insect counteradaptation: Metabolic diversion of the "mustard oil bomb" by a specialist herbivore. Talk presented at Colloquium of the Julius-von-Sachs-Institute of Life Sciences, Julius-Maximilians-Universitat, Würzburg, DE (invited speaker)
2Zipfel C. (2003). Effekte von Bt-Endotoxin auf die tritrophische Interaktion zwischen Mais, Nichtziel-Lepidopteren und deren Parasitoiden - neue Erkenntnisse. Talk presented at Verbundtreffen "Sicherheitsforschung & Monitoringmethoden zum Anbau von Bt-Mais", Großhansdorf, DE
3Schmidt A. (2003). Involvement of Prenyltransferases in the Chemical Defence of Norway spruce (Picea abies). Talk presented at Institutsseminar FU Berlin, Freie Universität Berlin, Institut für Angewandte Zoologie, Berlin, DE
4Tholl D. (2003). Arabidopsis thaliana: A model system for volatile terpene biosynthesis, regulation & function. Talk presented at The Phytochemical Society of North America - 2003 Annual Meeting "Secondary Metabolism in Model Systems", Peoria, Illinois, US
5Tokuhisa J. (2003). Aliphatic Glucosinolate Biosynthesis in Arabidopsis thaliana: The evolution of an elongating story. Talk presented at The Phytochemical Society of North America - 2003 Annual Meeting "Secondary Metabolism in Model Systems", Peoria, Illinois, US
6Gershenzon J. (2003). Understanding the evolution and function of secondary metabolism. Talk presented at Institute Days, MPI for Molecular Plant Physiology, Golm, DE (invited speaker)
7Fenning T. (2003). Background ecological and social issues in relation to forests, forestry, and forest biotechnology. Talk presented at IUFRO Tree Biotechnology Conference, Umea Plant Science Centre, Umea, SE (invited speaker)
8Fenning T. (2003). What are the background ecological and social issues in relation to forests, forestry, and forest biotechnology? Talk presented at Tree Biotechnology 2003, Umeå Plant Science Centre, Umeå, SE (invited speaker)
9Gershenzon J. (2003). Properties of a prenyltransferase involved in resin formation in Picea abies. Talk presented at CONDEF (Conifer Defence Project) Workshop 2003, Drobak, NO (invited speaker)
10Zeneli G. (2003). Methyl jasmonate induction of defenses in large trees of Norway spruce. Talk presented at CONDEF (Conifer Defence Project) Workshop 2003, Drobak, NO
11Tokuhisa J. (2003). The MAM enzymes and glucosinolate side chain formation: an elongation story of plant defense compounds. Talk presented at Seminar, Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research, Gatersleben, DE
12Degenhardt J. (2003). Stereoselectivity and allelic diversity of two maize terpene synthases are dependent on single amino acid substitutions. Talk presented at TERPNET 2003 - 6th international meeting dedicated to reporting on the latest advances in the chemistry and biology of terpenes and isoprenoids, Lexington, Kentucky, US
13Gershenzon J. (2003). The exploitation of model systems to investigate the function and evolution of terpene secondary metabolites in plants. Talk presented at TERPNET 2003 - 6th international meeting dedicated to reporting on the latest advances in the chemistry and biology of terpenes and isoprenoids, Lexington, Kentucky, US (plenary speaker)
14Köllner T. (2003). The stereospecificity of two maize sesquiterpene synthases is dependent on four amino acids in the active centre. Talk presented at PhD Workshop Jena - Golm, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE
15Degenhardt J. (2003). Auswirkungen von Bt-Endotoxin auf die tritrohische Interaktion zwischen Mais, Nichtziel-Lepidopteren und deren Parasitoiden. Talk presented at BMBF-Statusseminar, Hannover, DE
2002
1Degenhardt J. (2002). The formation of volatile terpenes in maize and its regulation by herbivore damage. Talk presented at Green Institute Meeting (MPICOE, MPI-Golm, MPI-Köln), Harnack-Haus, Berlin, DE
2Gershenzon J. (2002). Biological approaches to developing model systems for studying plant-insect interactions. Talk presented at Green Institute Meeting (MPICOE, MPI-Golm, MPI-Köln), Harnack-Haus, Berlin, DE (invited speaker)
3Tholl D. (2002). Biosynthesis and emission of volatiles from Arabidopsis. Talk presented at Green Institute Meeting (MPICOE, MPI-Golm, MPI-Köln), Harnack-Haus, Berlin, DE
4Wittstock U. (2002). Arabidopsis as a model plant to investigate glucosinolate defense and insect counteradaptation. Talk presented at Green Institute Meeting (MPICOE, MPI-Golm, MPI-Köln), Harnack-Haus, Berlin, DE
5Fenning T. (2002). Perspectives and prospects for forest biotechnology in Europe. Talk presented at “BIOFOR 02” - Sustainable. Forestry, Wood Products and Biotechnology, Vitoria-Gasteiz, ES (invited speaker)
6Zipfel C. (2002). Effekte von Bt-Endotoxin auf die atritrophische Interaktion zwischen Mais, Nichtziel-Lepidopteren und deren Parasitoiden. Talk presented at BMBF-Statusseminar, Darmstadt, DE
7Zipfel C. (2002). Effekte von Bt-Endotoxin auf die tritrophische Interaktion zwischen Mais, Nichtziel-Lepidopteren und deren Parasitoiden. Talk presented at Verbundtreffen "Sicherheitsforschung & Monitoringmethoden zum Anbau von Bt-Mais", Freising, DE
8Burow M. (2002). Molecular characterization of proteins controlling glucosinolate hydrolysis. Talk presented at 4. Kurt-Mothes-Doktoranden-Workshop Sekundärstoffwechsel, MPI für Chemische Ökologie, Jena, DE
9Gershenzon J. (2002). Convergent evolution of glucosinolate processing pathway in Arabidopsis thaliana and one of its specialist herbivores. Talk presented at Botanikertagung 2002, Deutsche Botanische Gesellschaft, Freiburg, DE (invited speaker)
10Schnee C. (2002). The maize genes tps1 and tps2 encode terpene synthases that catalyze the formation of terpenes after herbivore damage. Talk presented at Botanikertagung 2002, Deutsche Botanische Gesellschaft, Freiburg, DE
11Gershenzon J. (2002). Biosynthesis and functions of glucosinolates. Talk presented at Workshop on Sulphur in Plants: Interaction of basic metabolism and stress resistance, Freiburg, DE (invited speaker)
12Fenning T. (2002). Seeing the wood for the trees: The difficulty in understanding where forestry in Europe is now, and where it might be going. Talk presented at Symposium "Forest Biotechnology in Europe", Edinburgh, GB (invited speaker)
13Köllner T. (2002). The stereospecificity of two maize sesquiterpene synthases is dependent on four amino acids in the active centre. Talk presented at 14th International Symposium on Chirality, Hamburg, DE
14Gershenzon J. (2002). Biogenic hydrocarbons in the biosphere: Evaluating their roles in plant defense and communication. Talk presented at Gordon Research Conference - Biogenic Hydrocarbons & the Atmosphere, Oxford, GB (invited speaker)
15Newman R. (2002). Aquatic herbivores and the chemical defense system of watercress. Talk presented at 19th ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Hamburg, DE (plenary speaker)
16Schnee C. (2002). Identification of maize terpene synthase genes involved in the indirect defense against lepidopteran herbivores. Talk presented at 19th ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Hamburg, DE (plenary speaker)
17Tholl D. (2002). Terpene biosynthesis and emission from Arabidopsis thaliana flowers: New perspectives for investigations of floral scent biology and evolution. Talk presented at 19th ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Hamburg, DE (plenary speaker)
18Wittstock U. (2002). The power of plagiarism - Glucosinolate hydrolysis in plants and specialist lepidopterans. Talk presented at 19th ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Hamburg, DE (plenary speaker)
19Gershenzon J. (2002). Ecological significance of terpene volatiles: From Arabidopsis to maize. Talk presented at Phytochemical Society of North America Meeting, Merida, MX (invited speaker)
20Wittstock U. (2002). Specifier proteins - key players in the interaction of generalist and specialist lepidopterans with glucosinolate-containing plants. Talk presented at Phytochemical Society of North America Meeting, Merida, MX (invited speaker)
21Gershenzon J. (2002). Glucosinolates: Do these Arabidopsis plant herbivore defenses "cut" themustard? Talk presented at Seminar, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, NL (invited speaker)
22Gershenzon J. (2002). New proteins mediating the interaction of glucosinolates and their insect herbivores. Talk presented at Seminar, Technical University of Dresden, Dresden, DE (invited speaker)
23Gershenzon J. (2002). The cloning of geranylgeranyl diphosphate synthase from Norway spruce, an important enzyme of resin acid biosynthesis. Talk presented at CONDEF (Conifer Defence Project) Workshop 2002, Stavern, NO (invited speaker)
24Zeneli G. (2002). Correlation between terpene concentration and tree anatomy in Norway. Talk presented at CONDEF (Conifer Defence Project) Workshop 2002, Stavern, NO
25Tholl D. (2002). Terpenoid secondary metabolites: What do plant model systems tell us about their ecological functions? Talk presented at 2nd Sino-German Symposium on Complex Biological Systems - Multidisciplinary Approaches, Kunming, CN (invited speaker)
26Tokuhisa J. (2002). The Glucosinolate Triangle: Interactions of Plant Biosynthesis, Toxicity and Herbivore Interactions. Talk presented at 2nd Sino-German Symposium on Complex Biological Systems - Multidisciplinary Approaches, Kunming, CN
27Zipfel C. (2002). Does abiotic/biotic stress change the volatile profile of corn? Talk presented at Doktoranden-Workshop, MPI für Molekulare Pflanzenphysiologie Golm, Golm, DE
28Schmidt A. (2002). Isolation of prenyltransferase genes and construction of an EST cDNA library from methyl jasmonate spreyed spruce bark. Talk presented at First German Meeting on Woody Plant Genomics, Hamburg, DE
29Gershenzon J. (2002). The biosynthesis of glucosinolates, a large class of secondary metabolites in Arabidopsis. Talk presented at Seminar, Salk Institute for Biological Studies, La Jolla, CA, US (invited speaker)
30Gershenzon J. (2002). Plants and herbivores have ESP: The metabolism of Arabidopsis glucosinolates after leaf damage and the response of insect herbivores. Talk presented at Seminar, University of Arizona, Department of Entomology, Tuscon, AZ, US (invited speaker)
31Textor S. (2002). Glucosinolates in Arabidopsis thaliana. Talk presented at Seminar, Philipps-Universität Marburg, Marburg, DE (invited speaker)
32Textor S. (2002). Aliphatic glucosinolates in Arabidopsis thaliana. Talk presented at Sulphur in Plants, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE
33Gershenzon J. (2002). Plant Perfumes - Does releasing scents make sense? Talk presented at 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 (invited speaker)
34Gershenzon J. (2002). Puzzling perfumes: Investigating the formation and function of volatile terpenes released from plant foliage. Talk presented at Seminar, University of Göttingen, Göttingen, DE (invited speaker)
35Gershenzon J. (2002). The formation and function of volatile terpenes in maize and Arabidopsis. Talk presented at Seminar, Wageningen University, Wageningen, NL (invited speaker)
2001
1Degenhardt J. (2001). The terpene synthase gene family in Zea mays and ist role in defense against herbivory. Talk presented at ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Lake Tahoe, NV, US (invited speaker)
2Gershenzon J. (2001). Testing the defensive function of terpenoid resin in Norway Spruce (Picea abies). Talk presented at ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Lake Tahoe, NV, US
3Degenhardt J. (2001). The biosynthesis of terpenes in Zea mays and ist role in defense against herbivory. Talk presented at TERPNET 2001 - 5th international meeting dedicated to reporting on the latest advances in the chemistry and biology of terpenes and isoprenoids, Bonn, DE
2000
1Köllner T. (2000). Isolation and characterization of terpene synthase genes in Zea mays. Talk presented at 3. Kurt-Mothes-Doktoranden-Workshop Sekundärstoffwechsel, Leibniz-Institut für Pflanzenbiochemie (IPB), Halle (Saale), DE
1999
1Bohlmann J. (1999). Biochemistry, molecular genetics and evolution off the plant terpene synthase (Tps) gene family. Talk presented at Gordon Research Conference - Biology, Chemistry and Evolution of Floral Scent, Oxford, GB (invited speaker)