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 Dr. Franziska Beran

   
   Research Group Sequestration and Detoxification in Insects
 Phone:+49 (0)3641 57 1553Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology
 Fax:+49 (0)3641 57 1502Hans-Knöll-Straße 8
  emailD-07745 Jena

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Oral Presentations

Beran F. (2019). Sequestration of Plant Defense Metabolites by Insects: From Molecular Mechanisms to Ecological Functions. Talk presented at Gordon Research Conference - Plant-Herbivore Interaction: Advancing Plant-Herbivore Interactions Through Complementary Approaches and the Blurring of Disciplinary Boundaries, Gordon Research Conferences, Ventura, CA, US
Beran F. (2018). How insect herbivores hijack plant chemical defenses for their own defense against natural enemies. Talk presented at International Joint Conference on Plant Protection of the Korean Society of Applied Entomology, Gwangju, KR (keynote speaker)
Beran F. (2018). The cabbage stem flea beetle combines several different strategies to overcome the chemical defense in oilseed rape. Talk presented at 17th meeting of the IOBC/wprs Working Group “Integrated Control in Oilseed Crops”, Zagreb, HR
Beran F. (2018). Die Macht der Masse: Wie Duftstoffe aus einem kleinen Problem ein großes machen. Talk presented at Vortrag im Rahmen der Sonderausstellung "Duftspuren - Die chemische Sprache der Natur", Phyletisches Museum, Jena, DE
Beran F. (2018). Interactions between flea beetles and crucifer crops: Aggregation behavior and adaptations to plant chemical defenses. Talk presented at Phytomedizinisches Kolloquium, Univeristät Göttingen, Göttingen, DE
Beran F. (2017). How the processing of secondary metabolites affects flea beetle interactions with oilseed rape. Talk presented at John Innes Centre, Norwich, GB
Beran F. (2017). Glucosinolates and coevolution of plants and insects. Talk presented at 4th International Glucosinolate Conference 2017, Berlin, DE
Beran F. (2016). Are host plant shifts and adaptations to plant chemical defenses followed by rapid speciation in herbivores. Talk presented at iDiv Seminar, Leipzig, DE
Beran F. (2016). Adaptations of the cabbage stem flea beetle Psylliodes chrysocephala to dietary glucosinolates. Talk presented at ENTO '16 - Royal Entomological Society Conference, Newport, GB
Beran F. (2016). Adaptations of the cabbage stem flea beetle Psylliodes chrysocephala to dietary glucosinolates. Talk presented at Departmental Seminar Series, Rothamstead Research, Harpenden, GB (invited speaker)
Beran F. (2015). Adaptations of crucifer-feeding flea beetles to the 'mustard-oil bomb’. Talk presented at Zoologisches Kolloquium, Universität Hamburg, Hamburg, DE (invited speaker)
Beran F. (2015). From aggregation to adaptation in crucifer flea beetles. Talk presented at Behavior Discussion Group Seminar, Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Panama City, PA
Beran F. (2015). The secrets of a successful crucifer pest: Phyllotreta flea beetles take over plant defense. Talk presented at The VII International Workshop on the Management of teh Diamondback Moth and Other Crucifer Insect Pests, Bangalore, IN
Beran F. (2014). Phyllotreta flea beetles utilize host plant defense compounds to create their own glucosinolate-myrosinase system. Talk presented at 3rd International Glucosinolate Conference "GLUCOSINOLATES & BEYOND", Wageningen, NL
Beran F. (2014). The 'mustard-oil bomb' of Phyllotreta flea beetles. Talk presented at ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE
Beran F. (2014). Phyllotreta flea beetles utilize host plant defense compounds to create their own glucosinolate-myrosinase system. Talk presented at SIP 15 - 15th International Symposium on Insect-Plant Relationships, University Neuchatel, Neuchatel, CH
Franziska Beran (Feb 2014). Schmeckt nicht, gibts nicht! Wie sich Insekten an die chemische Verteidigung ihrer Wirtspflanzen anpassen. Talk presented at Institute Seminar, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE
Beran F. (2013). A novel glucosinolate-myrosinase system in Phyllotreta flea beetles. Talk presented at ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE
Beran F. (2013). Phyllotreta striolata Flea Beetles Selectively Sequester and Hydrolyze Glucosinolates from Their Host Plants. Talk presented at International Chemical Ecology Conference 2013, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Asia-Pacific Association of Chemical Ecologists, Melbourne, AU
Beran F. (2012). Small insects, big choices: Crucifer-feeding flea beetles choose their host plants based on their chemical potential for self-defense and aggregation. Talk presented at ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE
Beran F. (2012). Small insects, big choices: Crucifer-feeding flea beetles choose their host plants based on their chemical potential for self-defense and aggregation. Talk presented at International Symposium "Ethomics: Asking the Organism in the Genomics Era", Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE
Beran F. (2011). Specializing on spice: Phyllotreta flea beetles aggregate on their mustard hosts using both plant and insect cues. Talk presented at ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE
Beran F. (2011). Semiochemicals mediating aggregations of Phyllotreta striolata (F.) (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae). Talk presented at Sixth International Workshop on Management of the Diamondback Moth and Other Crucifer Insect Pests, Nakhon Pathom, TH (invited speaker)
Beran F., Mewis I., Ramasamy S., Svoboda J., Hansson B.S., Ulrichs C., Reinecke A. (2010). Identification of the male-produced aggregation pheromone from Phyllotreta striolata (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) and ist interaction with host plant volatiles. Talk presented at 26th ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Tours, FR

Poster Presentations

Gikonyo M., Ahn J.J., Letsch H., Biondi M., Vogel H., Beran F. (2019). Molecular evolution of arylsulfatases involved in glucosinolate detoxification in the flea beetle genus Psylliodes. Poster presented at Institute Symposium, Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE
Yang Z.-L., Nour-Eldin H.H., Hänniger S., Reichelt M., Seitz F., Beran F. (2019). MFS transporters aid in co-option of insect defense compounds from plants. Poster presented at Institute Symposium, Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE
Gikonyo M., Ahn S.-J., Vogel H., Beran F. (2019). Molecular evolution of arylsulfatases involved in glucosinolate detoxification in the flea beetle genus Psylliodes. Poster presented at 18th IMPRS Symposium, Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology, IMPRS, Dornburg, DE
Ren L.-L., Sporer T., Gikonyo M., Yang Z.-L., Beran F. (2018). How important is the detoxification of isothiocyanates by conjugation to glutathione in the cabbage stem flea beetle? Poster presented at Institute Symposium, MPI für Chemische Ökologie, Jena, DE
Sporer T., Yang Z.-L., Beran F. (2018). Assembling the beetle mustard-oil bomb: Glucosinolate sequestration and myrosinase activity in Phyllotreta armoraciae. Poster presented at 17th IMPRS Symposium, International Max Planck Research School, Dornburg, DE
Reichelt M., Betzin F., Paetz C., Bartram S., Shekhov A., Giddings Vassão D., Beran F. (2017). The cabbage stem flea beetle can detoxify glucosinolates and isothiocyanates. Poster presented at 4th International Glucosinolate Conference 2017, Berlin, DE
Beran F. (2017). Multiple adaptations allow the cabbage stem flea beetle to tolerate plant defense compounds. Poster presented at 16th Symposium on Insect-Plant Interactions, Tours, FR
Sporer T., Yang Z.-L., Beran F. (2017). Phyllotreta armoraciae flea beetles combine two strategies to sequester intact glucosinolates from crucifer plants. Poster presented at 16th Symposium on Insect-Plant Interactions, Tours, FR
Gikonyo M., Betzin F., Ahn S.-J., Vogel H., Beran F. (2016). The evolutionary arms race between Psylliodes flea beetles and their host plants. Poster presented at SAB Meeting 2016, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE
Sporer T., Yang Z.-L., Gershenzon J., Heckel D.G., Beran F. (2016). How does Phyllotreta armoraciae overcome the host plant glucosinolate-myrosinase defense system? Poster presented at ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE
Shekhov A., Ahn S.-J., Reichelt M., Menezes R.C., Paetz C., Heckel D.G., Gershenzon J., Giddings Vassão D., Beran F. (2016). One pathway is not enough: Glucosinolate metabolism in the cabbage stem flea beetle Psylliodes chrysocephala. Poster presented at 32nd Annual Meeting of the ISCE, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Foz do Iguaçu, BR
Sporer T., Yang Z.-L., Gershenzon J., Heckel D.G., Beran F. (2016). How fast is the sequestration of dietary glucosinolates in Phyllotreta armoraciae? Poster presented at 15th IMPRS Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Dornburg, DE
Sporer T., Gershenzon J., Heckel D.G., Beran F. (2015). Kidnapping (de)activated defense: how can Phyllotreta sequester intact glucosinolates? Poster presented at ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE
Ahn S.-J., Shekhov A., Gershenzon J., Heckel D.G., Beran F., Giddings Vassão D. (2014). Glucosinolate metabolism in the striped flea beetle, Phyllotreta striolata: Feeding experiments with isotope-labelled glucosinolates. Poster presented at 3rd International Glucosinolate Conference "GLUCOSINOLATES & BEYOND", Wageningen, NL
Ahn S.-J., Shekhov A., Heckel D.G., Gershenzon J., Giddings Vassão D., Beran F. (2014). Glucosinolate metabolism in the striped flea beetle, Pyllotreta stiolata: feeding experiments with isotope-labelled glucosinolates. Poster presented at ICE Symposium, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE
Beran F., Heckel D.G., Pauchet Y., Reichelt M., Wielsch N., Vogel H., Svatoš A., Ramasamy S., Hansson B.S., Gershenzon J. (2014). Phyllotreta flea beetles utilize host plant defense compounds to create their own glucosinolate-myrosinase system. Poster presented at Seventh International Symposium on Molecular Insect Science, Amsterdam, NL
Beran F., Ahn S.-J., Donnerhacke S., Körnig J., Heckel D.G. (2014). Sequestration and Detoxification in Insects - Flea beetles and glucosinolates -. Poster presented at SAB Meeting 2014, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE
Beran F., Pauchet Y., Kunert G., Reichelt M., Wielsch N., Vogel H., Svatoš A., Ramasamy S., Hansson B.S., Gershenzon J. (2014). Phyllotreta flea beetles utilize host plant defense compounds to create their own glucosinolate-myrosinase system. Poster presented at SAB Meeting 2014, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE
Paetz C., Beran F., Schneider A. (2014). Volatile analysis by combining preparative GC with NMR. Poster presented at SAB Meeting 2014, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Jena, DE
Schläger S., Ulrichs C., Beran F., Groot A.T., Ramasamy S., Mewis I. (2013). Pheromone Blend Variation of Maruca vitrata and Investigations on Pheromone Stability for Refining Lures in Southeast Asia. Poster presented at International Chemical Ecology Conference 2013, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Asia-Pacific Association of Chemical Ecologists, Melbourne, AU
Beran F., Ramasamy S., Büttner C., Mewis I., Ulrichs C. (2009). Factors influencing host plant preference of Phyllotreta striolata. Poster presented at Tropentag, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, DE
Beran F., Reinecke A., Ramasamy S., Büttner C., Ulrichs C., Mewis I. (2009). Feeding Phyllotreta striolata F. (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) males emit an aggregation pheromone. Poster presented at 25th ISCE Meeting, International Society of Chemical Ecology, Neuchâtel, CH
Beran F., Ramasamy S., Büttner C., Mewis I., Ulrichs C. (2008). Developing New Techniques for Managing Phyllotreta striolata: Analysis of Host Plant Preference and Impact of Glucosinolates. Poster presented at Tropentag, University of Hohenheim, Hohenheim, DE