Seminar Archive

Speaker and Title
Chris Bass, College of Life and Environmental Sciences, Biosciences, University of Exeter, Penryn, Cornwall, UK: "The genomics of adaptation to natural and synthetic xenobiotics in the aphid Myzus persicae", Sep 15, 2021
Siobhan Brady, Department of Plant Biology and Genome Center, University of California, Davis, CA, USA: "Innovation, Conservation and Repurposing in Root Cell Type Development", Sep 01, 2021
Peter Andolfatto, Department of Biological Sciences, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA: "Constraints on adaptation revealed by the convergent evolution of toxin insensitivity", Jul 14, 2021
Denise Dearing, School of Biological Sciences, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: "Eating and not dying: How mammalian herbivores cope with dietary toxins", Jun 30, 2021
Assaf Vardi, Department of Plant and Environmental Science, Weizmann Institute of Science, Revohot, Israel: "Host-virus metabolic arms race during algal blooms in the ocean", Jun 09, 2021
Stephane Hacquard, Multitrophic Plant-Microbe Interactions, Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research, Cologne: "A microbiota-root-shoot circuit favours Arabidopsis growth over defence under suboptimal light", Jun 02, 2021
Matthias Erb, Biotic Interactions, Institute of Plant Sciences, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland: "How multifunctional plant secondary metabolites shape plant-herbivore interactions", May 31, 2021
Marine Vallet, : "Thriving microscopic life in oceans: they communicate too!", May 20, 2021
Lucia Prieto-Godino, Neural Circuits and Evolution Laboratory, Francis Crick Institute, London, UK: " Evolution of olfactory circuits in Drosophilids: from sensory periphery to central networks.", May 19, 2021
Maite Felicitas Colinas Martinez, : "Total im Stress: Wie Pflanzen auf Fraßfeinde und andere Quälgeister reagieren", May 13, 2021
Lindy McBride, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Princeton University, Princeton NJ, USA: "Coding and evolution of mosquito preference for human odor", May 12, 2021
Matthew DeMars, : "Resurrecting the past – What ancient proteins can teach us about evolution", May 06, 2021
Florian Schiestl, Institute of Systematic Botany, University of Zurich, Switzerland: "Divergent floral evolution driven by pollinators and herbivores", May 05, 2021
Maricel Santoro, : "Let's CRISPR! An introduction to the gene editing methodology", Apr 29, 2021
Linus Naumann, : "Hefen sind die besseren Pflanzen – Wertvolle Stoffe aus kleinen Helfern", Apr 22, 2021
Susan Whitehead, Department of Biological Sciences, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, USA: "Fruits, frugivores, and the evolution of phytochemical diversity", Apr 21, 2021
Paola Andrea Rubiano Buitrago, : "I eat, therefore I secrete? Meet the large milkweed bug!", Apr 08, 2021
Omer Nevo, Evolutionary Ecology Group (EvE), Deutsches Zentrum für integrative Biodiversitätsforschung (iDiv): "The chemical ecology of seed dispersal", Apr 07, 2021
Olivia Tidswell, : "Making room for microbes: the origins of symbiotic organs in a beetle larva", Apr 01, 2021
Martin Kaltenpoth, Department of Insect Symbiosis, MPI-CE: "Symbiotic microbes as driving forces of evolutionary innovation in insects", Mar 31, 2021
Wilhelm Boland, : "Where have all the insects gone? When will they ever understand?", Mar 25, 2021
Clare Casteel, Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology Section, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA: "Microbial Mediation of Plant-Herbivore Interactions", Mar 24, 2021
Jiancai Li, : "How do plants kill insects without poisoning themselves?", Mar 18, 2021
Noah K. Whiteman, Department of Integrative Biology, University of California, Berkeley, USA: "My model organism eats your model organism: Evolution of a Drosophila that attacks Arabidopsis", Mar 17, 2021
Rachel Vannette, Department of Entomology and Nematology, University of California, Davis, USA: "Effects of floral microbes on nectar and pollen chemistry and nutrient availability for pollinators", Mar 10, 2021
Shuqing Xu, Plant adaption-in-action group, Institute for Evolution & Biodiversity, University of Münster, Germany: "Function and evolution of plant chemical defences: looking backward to move forward", Mar 03, 2021
Eric Schmelz, Section of Cell and Developmental Biology, University of California, San Diego, USA: "A receptor for herbivore-associated molecular patterns mediates plant immunity to insects", Feb 17, 2021
Joseph Parker, Division of Biology and Biological Engineering, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, USA: "Convergent Evolution of a Social Symbiosis", Feb 03, 2021
Ehab Abouheif, Department of Biology, McGill University, Montreal, Canada: "How Ants and Bacteria Became One", Jan 21, 2021
Christopher Potter, Department of Neuroscience, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA: "Widespread polymodal chemosensory receptor expression in Drosophila olfactory neurons", Jan 20, 2021
Meredith C. Schuman, Departments of Geography and Chemistry, University of Zurich, Switzerland: "How does plant molecular diversity shape our ecosystems – and how can we know?", Jan 06, 2021
Andrea Müller, Research Group Plant Defense Physiology, MPI-CE: "Ameisenpflanzen: Überleben durch Teamwork", Dec 17, 2020
Dagny Grzech, Department of Natural Product Biosynthesis, MPI-CE: "Manipulate the metabolism in three (difficult) steps", Dec 10, 2020
Suhua Li, Department of Molecular Ecology, MPI-CE: "New strategy! How a wild tobacco battles stem-borers", Dec 03, 2020
Elisabeth Adam, Department of Evolutionary Neuroethology, MPI-CE: "Immer der Nase nach – Wie erforschen Wissenschaftler den Geruchssinn von Insekten?", Nov 26, 2020
Cecilia Heyworth, Research Group Predators and Toxic Prey, MPI-CE: "Red means stop! Are toxic animals honest with their colours?", Nov 19, 2020
Francesco Trenti, Department of Natural Product Biosynthesis, MPI-CE: "The incredible chemistry of plants", Nov 12, 2020
Yuko Ulrich, ETH Zürich, Switerzerland: "Social behaviour and disease dynamics in ant societies", Nov 06, 2020
William Christopher Carleton, Max Planck Research Group Extreme Events, MPI-CE: "Counting like an archaeologist", Oct 29, 2020
Maike Laura Fischer, Department of Entomology, MPI-CE: "Stinken, spucken, stechen: Die Geheimwaffen der Wanzen", Oct 22, 2020
Francesca Protti Sanchez, Research Group Predators and Toxic Prey, MPI-CE: "Don’t eat me, i´m toxic! How poison frogs avoid predation", Sep 03, 2020
Florian Maik Schnurrer, Research Group Biosynthesis / NMR, MPI-CE: "Raupe Nimmersatt bitte zur Stuhlprobe!", Aug 24, 2020
Lira Palmer, Department of Natural Product Biosynthesis, MPI-CE: "Tell me your secrets - Using genetics to undestand plant communication", Aug 06, 2020
Sinisa Prelic, Department of Evolutionary Neuroethology, MPI-CE: "The Amazing Apparatus - The Insects Antennae", Jul 27, 2020
Axel Schmidt, Department of Biochemistry, MPI-CE: "Kampf dem Borkenkäfer – nur wie?", Jul 09, 2020
Mohamed Omar Kamileen, Department of Natural Product Biosynthesis, MPI-CE: "Iboga – A medicinal plant's journey from rituals to therapy", Jun 25, 2020
Franziska Eberl, Department of Biochemistry, MPI-CE: "Sprechende Pappeln und wie wir ihnen zuhören können", Jun 12, 2020
Linus Naumann, Department of Natural Product Biosynthesis, MPI-CE: "Plant medicine meets biotech", May 28, 2020
Sandra Vengadasalam, MPDL, Munich: "MPDL Roadshow - per video!", May 14, 2020
Manuela Nowotny, Institute for Zoology und Evolutionary Research: "Processing of auditory signals in bushcrickets – from behaviour to neuronal encoding (postponed)", Apr 30, 2020
Linus Naumann, Department of Natural Product Biosynthesis, MPI-CE: "Heilung, Gift und Rausch in der Pflanzenwelt (per Videostream in Facebook und Twitter)", Mar 26, 2020
Jedrzej Szymanski, Network Analysis and Modelling, Leibniz Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research (IPK): "The wild metabolism of domesticated tomato - integrating multi-omic data to study fruit traits emergence in S. lycopersicum", Feb 13, 2020
Sigrid Netherer, Institut für Forstentomologie, Forstpathologie und Forstschutz, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna, Austria: "Does drought stress predispose Norway spruce to attack by the European spruce bark beetle, Ips typographus?", Jan 30, 2020
Tijs van den Bosch, Department of Microbiology, Radboud University, Netherlands: "The microbiome of cabbage pest Delia radicum harbors isothiocyanate hydrolases", Jan 23, 2020
Huw S. Groucutt, William Christopher Carleton, Mathew John Stewart, Max Planck Research Group Extreme Events, MPI-CE: "Multidisciplinary perspectives on extreme events", Jan 23, 2020
Axel Mithöfer, Research Group Plant Defense Physiology, MPI-CE: "Christian Ernst Stahl (1848-1919) - ein Jenaer Professor als Pionier der chemischen Ökologie", Jan 16, 2020
Philip Wigge, Functional Plant Biology, Leibniz Institute of Vegetable and Ornamental Crops (IGZ), Großbeeren: "Temperature sensing in plants", Jan 09, 2020
Philipp Zerbe, Department of Plant Biology, University of California, Davis, CA, USA: "Diversity and function of diterpenoid metabolic networks in food and biofuel crops", Dec 19, 2019
Laure Martinelli, Département de Biologie Biochimie, Université Jean Monnet, Saint-Étienne, France: "Pelargoniums and terpenoids: biosynthetic pathways to make scent", Nov 28, 2019
Kenjii Fukushima, Institute for Molecular Plant Physiology and Biophysics, University of Würzburg: "Repeated evolution of phenotypes and genotypes in carnivorous plants", Nov 28, 2019
Gerd U. Balcke, Department of Cell and Metabolic Biology, Leibniz Institute of Plant Biochemistry, Halle/Saale, Germany: "Automated Annotation of Mass Spectrometry Features with mFAM Adds a New Level of Information to Systems Biology", Nov 14, 2019
Heidi Appel, Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Toledo, OH, USA: "The Aural Life of Plants", Oct 21, 2019
Dieter Link, Max Planck Innovation: " Introduction to Max-Planck-Innovation - the techtransfer agency of MPG", Oct 17, 2019
Jérôme Casas, Institut de Recherche sur la Biologie de l'Insecte (IRBI), Université de Tours, France: "Insect physio-chemical ecology", Sep 26, 2019
Christiane Bramer, Arbeitsgruppe Molekulare Evolution und Systematik der Tiere, Institut für Biologie, Universität Leipzig: "Toxic associations: Amazing defense strategies in true bugs", Aug 29, 2019
Kai Geschuhn, Kirsten Heinrich, : "Open Access Workshop", Aug 21, 2019
Meike Burow, DynaMo Center, Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Denmark: "Fine-tuning of glucosinolate profiles", Jul 25, 2019
Martina Rachel Crole, Department of Anatomy and Physiology, University of Pretoria, South Africa: "Straight from the ratite's mouth: senses and specialisations", Jul 15, 2019
Huw S. Groucutt, Max Planck Research Group Extreme Events, MPI-CE: "Extreme events in biological, societal and earth systems", Jun 06, 2019
Trudy Mackay, Robert Anholt, Clemson Center for Human Genetics, Clemson University, Greenwood, SC, USA Human Genetics, Clemson University, Greenwood, SC, USA: "The Genotype-Phenotype Relationship: Lessons from Drosophila", May 31, 2019
Nicolas Gompel, Lehrstuhl für Evolutionäre Ökologie, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München: "The evolution of oviposition site choice in the fruit pest Drosophila suzukii", May 23, 2019
Robert Last, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA: "Metabolic diversification at the tip of the trichome: the Solanaceae as a model system", May 21, 2019
Angela Douglas, Department of Entomology and Department of Molecular Biology & Genetics, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA: "Integrating genomic and metabolic explanations of insect microbiomes", May 08, 2019
Pierre Jean Malé, Research Group Plant Defense Physiology, MPI-CE: "Ant-plant mutualisms: evolutionary origin and ecological consequences of cooperation", Apr 11, 2019
Hugo Germain, Functional Genomic of Plant Pathosystems, Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières, Canada: "Plant immunity: aren't we oversimplifying too much?", Mar 28, 2019
Susanne Dobler, Molekulare Evolutionsbiologie, Fachbereich Biologie, Universität Hamburg: "Insects on cardiac glycoside plants - multiple adaptations can prevent toxic effects", Mar 21, 2019
Angela Günther, Service Group Library, MPI-CE: "Großpilze in Jena", Feb 28, 2019
Jacob C. (Bob) Douma, Department of Plant Sciences, Wageningen University, The Netherlands: "Plants preparing for attack: priming and cue reliability", Feb 14, 2019
Hiroshi Maeda, Department of Botany, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA: "Contribution of primary metabolic diversity to the evolution of plant specialized metabolic pathways", Jan 24, 2019
Kirsten Heinrich, Service Group Library, MPI-CE: "NO DEAL and the consequences after January 1, 2019 (Elsevier, Springer, Nature, Wiley)", Dec 13, 2018
Bertram Gerber, Leibniz Institute of Neurobiology: "From man to maggot and back again: Memory enhancement across species", Dec 10, 2018
Honour McCann, Massey University: "Emergence and Evolution of Plant Infectious Disease", Dec 10, 2018
Sandra Irmisch, Michael Smith Laboratories, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada: "A novel anti-diabetic compound from plants: Biosynthesis, gene discovery, and metabolic engineering of montbretin A", Nov 23, 2018
Vinzenz Handrick, Dahlem Center of Plant Sciences, Institut für Biologie, FU Berlin: "First insights on the regulation of gene clusters in plants", Nov 19, 2018
Claude Becker, Genomics and epigenomics of plant-plant and plant-environment interactions, Gregor Mendel Institute of Molecular Plant Biology, Vienna, Austria: "Plant and microbial genetic components in allelopathy", Oct 18, 2018
Emil Hallin, University of Saskatchewan Plant Phenotyping and Imaging Research Center, Canada: "Characterizing plants in controlled environments with minimally invasive radiative probes", Oct 05, 2018
Saskia Gablenz, Danny Kessler, Service Group Greenhouse, MPI-CE: "Eine neue Ära der Gewächshausbeleuchtung: LEDs in unseren Pflanzenanzucht-Anlagen", Sep 13, 2018
Saskia Gablenz, Danny Kessler, : "A new age for greenhouse lighting. LED´s in our greenhouse facilities", Sep 06, 2018
Maik Behrens, Taste Systems Reception & Biosignals, Leibniz Institute for Food Systems Biology at the Technical University of Munich: "Vertebrate bitter taste receptors", Aug 27, 2018
Alexandra J. R. Carthey, Mammalian Trophic Interactions. Department of Biological Sciences, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia: "Big smelly animals and the things they eat: the ecology of odour in mammalian trophic interactions", Aug 24, 2018
Claudia Vickers, Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, University of Queensland Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia: "From isoprene to metabolic engineering: Isoprenoid pathway flux regulation and synthetic biology flux control tools", Jul 31, 2018
Guirong Wang, State Key Laboratory for Biology of Plant Diseases and Insect Pests, Institute of Plant Protection, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Beijing, China: "Molecular basis of olfactory encoding in the agricultural pest insects", Jul 19, 2018
Raimund Nagel, Department of Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology Iowa State University, Ames IA, USA: "Bacterial gibberellin biosynthesis - biochemistry and virulence", Jul 10, 2018
Emmanuel Gaquerel, Centre for Organismal Studies, Heidelberg University: "Deciphering cryptic chemical traits that mediate plants' ecological interactions", Jun 26, 2018
Bettina Weber, Max Planck Institute for Chemistry, Mainz, Germany: "Microbial surface communities: ecological and biogeochemical processes across spatial and temporal scales", Jun 18, 2018
Roberto Solano, Jasmonate Signalling in Plants, Department of Plant Molecular Genetics, Centro Nacional de Biotecnología, CSIC, Madrid, Spain: "Jasmonate signaling in plants lacking jasmonates: Looking for the missing hormone", Jun 13, 2018
Randolf Menzel, AG Neurobiologie, Institut für Biologie, Freie Universität Berlin: "What does the waggle dance of the honeybee communicate?", Jun 01, 2018
Jennifer Thaler, Department of Entomology, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA: "Tritrophic Interactions and the Ecology of Fear", May 16, 2018
Andrea Polle, Büsgen-Institut, Abteilung Forstbotanik und Baumphysiologie, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Germany: "Mycorrhizal reprogramming impedes poplar herbivores", May 08, 2018
Johannes Felsenberg, Centre for Neural Circuits and Behaviour, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK: "Changing memory, on the fly - Revaluation of learned information in Drosophila", Apr 23, 2018
Robert R. Junker, Departmen tof Biosciences, University of Salzburg, Salzburg, Austria: "The (chemical) ecology of plant-animal-microorganism interactions", Apr 19, 2018
Siavash Mohammadi, University of Nebraska-Lincoln: "Mechanisms of dietary adaptations in predators of toxic prey", Apr 10, 2018
Andrew Durso, Max Planck Institute for Biogeochemistry: "Toxin resistance & dietary sequestration in reptiles", Mar 06, 2018
Paul B. Rainey, Department of Microbial Population Biology, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology, Plön, Germany: "Ecological scaffolding and the evolution of individuality", Feb 20, 2018
Amy Eacock, Institute of Integrative Biology, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom: "Extraocular photoreception and colour plasticity in peppered moth caterpillars", Feb 15, 2018
Christine Beemelmanns, Chemical Biology of Microbe-Host Interactions, Leibniz Institute for Natural Product Research and Infection Biology – Hans Knöll Institute, Jena: "Chemical and biological lessons from symbiotic microorganisms", Feb 15, 2018
Lorian Schweikert, Biology Department, Duke University, Durham, NC, United States: "New ideas in photoreception from the retina and skin of marine vertebrates", Feb 14, 2018
Sarah Paul, Centre for Ecology and Conservation, University of Exeter, United Kingdom: "How bright and how nasty? The role of parental and early life effects in determining defence", Feb 13, 2018
Sara DeLeon, Institute for Phytopathology and Applied Zoology, Justus-Liebig University of Giessen, Germany: "Complexity in animal communication: pollution, sociality, and immunity", Feb 12, 2018
Meredith C. Schuman, Youngjoo Oh, Erica McGale, Department of Molecular Ecology, MPI-CE: "Introduction to gas exchange, fluorescence, and photosynthesis measurements with IRGA (Infra-Red Gas Analyzer)", Jan 17, 2018
Adria LeBoeuf, Department of Physics and Complex Systems, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel: "The Superorganism’s circulatory system: Collective control of development through socially transmitted fluids.", Jan 15, 2018
Pierre Stallforth, Leibniz Institute for Natural Product Research and Infection Biology: "Natural Products from Predator-Prey Interactions", Jan 11, 2018
Andreas Thum, Institut für Biologie, Arbeitsgruppe Genetik, Universität Leipzig: "The neuronal and molecular fundamentals of learning and memory in Drosophila larvae", Jan 10, 2018
Dani Lucas-Barbosa, Laboratory of Entomology, Department of Plant Sciences, Wageningen University, Netherlands: "Plant life-style determines defensive strategies against insect herbivores, and consequences for plant fitness", Dec 07, 2017
Tina Romeis, Dahlem Center of Plant Sciences, FU Berlin: "Function of CDPKs in systemic defence signalling upon microbial and herbivore attack", Nov 30, 2017
Dietrich Ober, AG Biochemische Ökologie und Molekulare Evolution, Botanisches Institut und Botanischer Garten, Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel: "Pathway evolution in plant secondary metabolism - What we can learn of pyrrolizidine alkaloid biosynthesis", Nov 23, 2017
Steffen Giessner, Rotterdam School of Management,Organisation & Personnel Management: "Diversity, discrimination, and respect at work", Nov 16, 2017
Steffen Giessner, Rotterdam School of Management,Organisation & Personnel Management: "Respektvoller Umgang mit Verschiedenheiten & Diskriminierungsfreies Arbeitsumfeld", Nov 16, 2017
Åsa Lankinen, Department of Plant Protection Biology, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden: "Sexual selection and sexual conflict during pollen competition in a mixed-mating herb", Nov 09, 2017
Renate Ellinger, Research Group Biosynthesis / NMR, MPI-CE: "Reden und Verstehen - psychologische Grundlagen der Kommunikation", Oct 17, 2017
Christian Hettenhausen, Jianqiang Wu, Department of Economic Plants and Biotechnology, Yunnan Key Laboratory for Wild Plant Resources, Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China: "The parasitic plant dodder transfers biotic and abiotic stress-induced systemic signals among host plants", Sep 16, 2017
Hannah Rowland, Hannah Rowland, MPI-CE: "Mimicry: the palatability spectrum and its consequences", Aug 24, 2017
Laila Pamela Partida Martínez, Laboratorio de Interacciones Microbianas, CINVESTAV, Irapuato, México: "Deciphering the secrets of plant-microbe interactions in arid environments", Aug 17, 2017
Robert Winkler, Laboratory of Biochemical and Instrumental analysis, CINVESTAV, Irapuato, México: "Approaching life's chemistry with ambient ionization mass spectrometry and MS data mining", Aug 16, 2017
Patricia Fernandez , Estación Experimental Agropecuaria Delta del Paraná, Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Tecnológicas (CONICET), Buenos Aires, Argentina: "Host selection and oviposition behavior of the specialist willow sawfly Nematus oligospilus", Aug 15, 2017
Edgar Peiter, Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg: "Here, there and everywhere: calcium signals in biotic interactions", Aug 10, 2017
Mario Schubert, Universität Salzburg, Austria: "to be announced", Aug 03, 2017
Monica Scognamiglio, Research Group Biosynthesis / NMR, MPI-CE: "Metabolomics Studies of Allelopathic Interactions", Jul 13, 2017
Stephan C. Schuster, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore: "The air microbiome: A missing ecosystem?", Jul 10, 2017
Georg Petschenka, Institute for Insect Biotechnology, University of Giessen: "Do predators spur the coevolutionary arms race between insects and plants?", Jul 06, 2017
Jörn Piel, Institute of Microbiology, Department of Biology, ETH Zurich, Switzerland: "Ecology-guided metabolic discovery", Jun 15, 2017
Pierre Jean Malé, Department of Bioorganic Chemistry, MPI-CE: "Evolutionary ecology of ant-plant mutualisms in Amazonian rainforest", Jun 06, 2017
Kenta Asahina, The Salk Institute for Biological Studies, La Jolla CA, USA: "Agonistic interaction as a strategic action choice process", May 19, 2017
Christopher Potter, Center of Sensory Biology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore MD, USA: "Neurogenetic Approaches Investigating Olfactory-Guided Drosophila Oviposition and Mosquito Repellents", May 19, 2017
Etienne G. J. Danchin, Plant-Nematode Interactions, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique (INRA), Sophia Antipolis, France: "Contribution of horizontal gene transfers to the evolution of plant parasitism by nematodes and other invertebrates", May 18, 2017
Anne Kriegel, labfolder GmbH: "An introduction to labfolder", May 04, 2017
Paul Moorcroft , Department of Organismic & Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA: "Remote Sensing of Terrestrial Ecosystems and the Development of a Predictive Science of the Biosphere", Mar 14, 2017
Rafael Cantera, Clemente Estable Institute of Biological Research, Montevideo, Uruguay: "Hypoxia and brain development in Drosophila", Mar 09, 2017
Richard Lindroth, Department of Entomology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, WI, USA: "Chemical ecology of Populus: molecules, herbivores and ecosystems", Mar 09, 2017
Emmanuelle Jacquin-Joly, Institut d'Ecologie et des Sciences de l'Environnement, Centre INRA, Paris, France: "Functional olfactomics in Spodoptera littoralis: from chemoreceptor characterization to genome editing", Feb 28, 2017
Claudio Lazzari, UMR 7261 CNRS - Univ. François Rabelais: "In the heat of the night: How to feed on blood without perishing in the attempt", Feb 28, 2017
Karin Groten, Research Coordination: "Overview of Third Party Funding Possibilities", Jan 26, 2017
Adrian Pinto, University of Costa Rica, Biochemistry Department, Host-Microbe Symbiosis Research Group: "Microbial symbionts of leaf-cutting ants (Atta and Acromyrmex)", Jan 24, 2017
Mario Blanco, Universidad de Costa Rica, Escuela de Biología, director of the Lankester Botanical Garden at the University of Costa Rica: "Natural history of pollination of orchids in Costa Rica", Jan 24, 2017
Klemens Störtkuhl, AG Sinnesphysiologie, Fakultät für Biologie und Biotechnologie, Ruhr-Universität Bochum: "Olfaction in Drosophila: filling the gap between orientation and technical application", Dec 15, 2016
Frank Schroeder, Schroeder Research Group, Boyce Thompson Institute, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY: "Uncovering Structures and Functions of the “Dark Matter” in the Chemistry of Life", Dec 05, 2016
Martin Heil, Ecología de Plantas, Departamento de Ingeniería Genética,CINVESTAV, Irapuato, México: "Immunity priming in beans and mammals: phenomena and mechanisms", Nov 29, 2016
Silke Allmann, Department of Plant Physiology, Swammerdam Institute for Life Sciences, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands: "The physiological importance of E-2-hexanal for plants and herbivores", Nov 18, 2016
Holger Schielzeth, Department of Population Ecology, Institute of Ecology, Friedrich Schiller University Jena: "Sex-specific genetic variance, transmission distortion and the study of a color polymorphism in grasshoppers", Nov 17, 2016
Dieter Link, Max Planck Innovation: "Intellectual Property Rights", Nov 09, 2016
Klaus Humbeck, Department of Plant Physiology, Institute of Biology, Martin-Luther University Halle-Wittenberg: "Epigenetic control levels during developmental and stress-responsive reprogramming of gene expression in plants", Nov 03, 2016
Philipp Schlüter, Department of Systematic and Evolutionary Botany, University of Zurich, Switzerland Department of Systematic and Evolutionary Botany, University of Zurich, Switzerland: "Chemical mimicry and pollinator-driven ecological speciation in sexually deceptive orchids", Oct 24, 2016
Heribert Hirt , Center for Desert Agriculture, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Thuwal, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia: "Kinases, Stomates and Microbes: Multiple ways to enhance stress tolerance and pathogen resistance of plants", Oct 13, 2016
Danny Kessler, Service Group Greenhouse, MPI-CE: "Die Blütengeheimnisse des wilden Tabaks", Oct 06, 2016
Martin N. Andersson, Lund University, Sweden: "Gall midge and beetle odorant receptors", Sep 23, 2016
Richard Newcomb, University of Auckland, New Zealand: "The origin of insect odorant receptors: the kiwi connection", Sep 23, 2016
Virpi Ahola, Department of Biosciences, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland: "Genetic basis of flight performance in the Glanville fritillary butterfly", Sep 05, 2016
Ana Depetris-Chauvin, Centre National de la Recherche Scienti?que (CNRS), Centre des Sciences du Goût et de l’Alimentation, Université de Bourgogne, Dijon, France: "Short-chain fatty acid perception: a case of chemosensory plasticity in Drosophila", Aug 04, 2016
Sylvia Urban, RMIT University Melbourne, Australia: "Natural Products Studies: A Southern Hemisphere Perspective", Jul 29, 2016
Eric Block, Department of Chemistry, College of Arts and Sciences, University of Albany, NY, USA: "Fifty years of smelling sulfur: From the chemistry of garlic to the molecular basis for olfaction", Jul 28, 2016
Carola Städele, School of Biological Sciences at Illinois State University, Normal, IL, USA: "Flexibility in the nervous system: Neuromodulation of axonal spike initiation fine-tunes signal integration in a sensory neuron", Jul 20, 2016
David Gang, Tissue Imaging and Proteomics Laboratory, Institute of Biological Chemistry, Washington State University, Pullman, WA, USA: "Organization, structure and regulation of specialized metabolic networks: Modern approaches to long-term questions", Jul 07, 2016
Christof Lenz, Research Group Mass Spectrometry, Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, Göttingen: "Whole proteome characterization of environmental stresses in archaeal systems", Jun 23, 2016
Claudia Voelckel, International Max Planck Research School, MPI-CE: "Wilde Kresse und Butterblumen – Vom pflanzlichen Umgang mit Wandel", Jun 16, 2016
Andrew Durso, Department of Biology, Utah State University, Logan, UT, USA: "Use of Nitrogen Stable Isotope Ratios and Labels in the Physiological Ecology of Reptiles", Jun 06, 2016
Markus Grabenbauer, Institut für Anatomie und Zellbiologie, Universität Heidelberg: "Correlative light-, electron and cryo-electron microscopy", May 25, 2016
Paolina Garbeva , Department of Microbial Ecology, Netherlands Institute of Ecology (NIOO-KNAW), Wageningen, The Netherlands: "Sniffing into microbial interactions and communications", Apr 28, 2016
Alexander Schiller , Institute for Inorganic and Analytical Chemistry, Friedrich Schiller University Jena: "Signal Transduction with Inorganic and Supramolecular Chemistry", Apr 21, 2016
Stefan Pentzold, Department of Bioorganic Chemistry, MPI-CE: "Auf den Geschmack gekommen? - Wie Insekten ihre Lieblingspflanzen erkennen", Apr 14, 2016
Rickard Ignell, SLU: "Chemical Ecology of Malaria Mosquitoes", Apr 06, 2016
Martin Schäfer, Department of Molecular Ecology, MPI-CE: "Freund oder Feind – die Rolle von Cytokininen in der Pflanzenverteidigung", Mar 31, 2016
Alan Slusarenko, Department of Plant Physiology, Rheinisch-Westfälischen Technischen Hochschule (RWTH) Aachen: "How does the defense substance allicin from garlic kill cells?", Feb 17, 2016
Jean-François Ferveur, Centre des Sciences du Goût et de l’Alimentation CNRS-INRA-Université de Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, Dijon, France: "Effect of food and pheromones on Drosophila larva and adult orientation", Feb 11, 2016
Ian Kaplan, Department of Entomology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA: "Insect attraction to induced plant volatiles: From ecological curiosity to agricultural applications", Feb 04, 2016
Sheng Yang He, Department of Plant Biology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA: "Basic principles of plant disease susceptibility: lesson from a model system", Jan 29, 2016
Jeffrey Harvey, Terrestrial Ecology, Netherlands Institute of Ecology, Wageningen, The Netherlands: "Multi-trait mimicry of ants by a parasitic wasp", Jan 07, 2016
Rieta Gols, Laboratory of Entomology, Department of Plant Sciences, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands: "Glucosinolates in wild cabbage and their interaction with insects", Jan 07, 2016
Mark Patterson, Executive Editor, eLife, Cambridge, UK: "eLife - challenging conventions in scientific journal publishing", Dec 09, 2015
Akiko Sugio, INRA Rennes, Frankreich: "Plant-aphid-symbiont interactions: what are the factors maintaining their association?", Dec 03, 2015
Alan Carleton, Universität Genf: "Neural coding and plasticity in the mammalian olfactory system", Dec 02, 2015
Sonja Bisch-Knaden, Department of Evolutionary Neuroethology, MPI-CE: "Der Geruchssinn des Seidenspinners", Nov 19, 2015
Grant R. Cramer, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Nevada, Reno, NV, USA: "Early and Late Responses of Grapevine to Water Deficit: A Systems Biology Perspective", Nov 05, 2015
Tobias Köllner, Department of Biochemistry, MPI-CE: "Über die Biochemie Herbivorie-induzierter Duftstoffe in Pappeln", Oct 22, 2015
Karin Metzlaff, European Plant Science Organisation (EPSO), Brussels, Belgium: "Who represents plant scientists at European level – how can you have a say?", Oct 01, 2015
Mohamed A. Farag, Pharmacognosy Department, Faculty of Pharmacy, Cairo University, Egypt Cairo University, Egypt: "Metabolomics Gateway for Milestone Discoveries in the Post Genomic Era", Sep 30, 2015
Marco Todesco, Department of Botany, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada: "The genetic basis of adaptation in plants: trade-offs, camouflage and micro RNAs", Sep 28, 2015
Christian Paetz, Research Group Biosynthesis / NMR, MPI-CE: "Was ist NMR?", Sep 10, 2015
Martín Aluja, Instituto de Ecología A.C., Xalapa, Veracruz, México: "Overview of the Instituto de Ecología, A.C. (INECOL) and the BioMimic® Scientific and Technological Cluster: seeking a long-term strategic alliance between the Max Planck Institute of Chemical Ecology and INECOL", Sep 07, 2015
William Foley, Animal-Plant Interactions, Research School of Biology, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia: "Heat stress, vertebrate browsers and secondary metabolites", Aug 28, 2015
Mark Rausher, Department of Biology, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA: "Reinforcement and Coevolution", Aug 06, 2015
Yang Qu, Department of Biological Sciences, Brock University, St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada: "Completion of the seven-step pathway from tabersonine to the anticancer drug precursor vindoline and its assembly in yeast", Jul 31, 2015
Marcus Byrne, School of Animal, Plant and Environmental Sciences, University of Witwatersrand, South Africa: "Science with balls – dung beetles as a model organism for studies of behaviour and physiology", Jul 23, 2015
Rayko Halitschke, Institute of Phytopathology and Applied Zoology, Justus Liebig University Gießen: "Herbivore-pollinator interactions in wild Solanum", Jul 16, 2015
Richard Hofstetter, Forest Entomology, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ, USA: "Effects of the host plant on symbiotic associations of bark beetles", Jul 09, 2015
Jeremy J. Heath, Department of Entomology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, USA: "Thinking broadly and integratively: Hypotheses on the evolution of plant defense, mutualisms, and insect pheromones", Jul 08, 2015
Jürgen Rybak, Department of Evolutionary Neuroethology, MPI-CE: "Das Geruchssystem von Drosophila melanogaster – Gehirnanatomie eines kleinen Insekts", Jul 02, 2015
Almut Kelber, Department of Biology, Lund University, Sweden: "How hawkmoths find flowers - a visual perspective", Jun 25, 2015
Svenja Daschkey, Macrogen Europe, Amsterdam, The Netherlands: "Next-Generation-Sequencing Applications in Plant and Insect Ecology", Jun 18, 2015
Michiko E. Taga, Department of Plant & Microbial Biology, University of California, Berkeley, USA: "Corrinoids in Communities: Nutrient Sharing in the Microbial World", Jun 15, 2015
Erhard Strohm, Evolutionary Ecology Research Group, Department for Zoology, University of Regensburg: "The secret tricks of the beewolves: how males and females of a digger wasp increase their reproductive success", Jun 11, 2015
Nicolas Montagné, Arthur de Fouchier, INRA/Université Pierre et Marie Curie: "Function and Evolution of Olfactory Receptors in Lepidoptera", May 27, 2015
Hanna Heidel-Fischer, Department of Entomology, MPI-CE: "Kleine Beere - große Wirkung: Wer frißt Physalis am liebsten und warum?", May 21, 2015
Cornelia Welte, Radboud University Nijmegen, The Netherlands: "Insights into the degradation of isothiocyanates by insect gut microbiota", Apr 30, 2015
Frédéric Marion-Poll, CNRS; AgroParisTech, UFR Ecologie, Adaptations et Interactions: "What is bitter to flies?", Apr 23, 2015
Rebecca J. M. Goss, Biomolecular/Organic Chemistry, University of St Andrews, United Kingdom: "Exploring and Exploiting Biosynthesis", Apr 22, 2015
Manuel Lerdau, Departments of Environmental Sciences and Biology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA: "Impacts of ozone on plants at metabolic, ecological, and biogeochemical scales", Mar 23, 2015
Jorge Alberto Zavala, Department of Biochemistry, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina: "Induced defenses in developing seeds of field-grown soybean by stink bug (Nezara viridula) damage and its effects on insect behavior", Feb 27, 2015
Roy Kirsch, Department of Entomology, MPI-CE: "Es war einmal vor 200 Millionen Jahren oder: Wie pflanzenfressende Käfer das Problem mit der Zellwand knacken", Feb 19, 2015
Sebastian Fraune, Zoologisches Institut, Universität zu Kiel: "Cnidarian microbiome: assembly, coevolution and function", Feb 12, 2015
Keram Pfeiffer, Fachbereich Biologie/Tierphysiologie, Philipps-Universität Marburg: "Integration of polarization, color, spatial direction, and time in the sky compass system of insects", Jan 12, 2015
Jan Sölter, AG Neuroinformatik, Institut für Biologie - Neurobiologie, FU Berlin: "Functional and morphological clustering of neurons", Jan 05, 2015
Beronda Montgomery, Michigan State University: "Phytochrome-dependent SIG-nificant Regulation of Photomorphogenesis and Nuclear-Plastid Coordination", Dec 16, 2014
Andreas Römpp, Institut für Anorganische und Analytische Chemie, Universität Gießen: "High-resolution mass spectrometry imaging", Dec 16, 2014
Sybille Unsicker, Department of Biochemistry, MPI-CE: "Chemische Ökologie der Wechselwirkungen zwischen Schwarzpappeln und herbivoren Insekten", Dec 11, 2014
Bernhard Misof, Forschungsmuseum König, Bonn: "Phylogenomics resolves the pattern and timing of insect evolution", Dec 04, 2014
Volker Grimm, Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Leipzig: "Linking individual-based and chemical ecology via modelling? Some first ideas", Nov 27, 2014
Yue Lin, Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Leipzig: "Trinity in biodiversity: a synthesis of metabolic scaling, niche, and neutral theory", Nov 27, 2014
Thomas Riemensperger, Georg August Universität Göttingen, Schwann-Schleiden Forschungszentrum: "Inducing aversive learning through thermogenetic activation of Kenyon cell ensembles in Drosophila melanogaster", Nov 27, 2014
Dieter Wicher, Department of Evolutionary Neuroethology, MPI-CE: "Von zarten Düften in bewegten Lüften", Nov 20, 2014
Jean-Christophe Simon, Institut de Génétique, Environnement et Protection des Plantes (IGEPP), UMR, INRA-Agrocampus, Université Rennes, France: "Genomics of adaptation to host plant in the pea aphid complex", Nov 13, 2014
Stefan Meldau, Research & Development, Molecular Physiology, KWS SAAT AG, Einbeck, Germany: "KWS: biotech and breeding for future demands in agriculture", Oct 24, 2014
Karin Groten, Department of Molecular Ecology, MPI-CE: "Verborgene Interaktion - die Symbiose von Pilzen mit Pflanzenwurzeln", Oct 23, 2014
Daniel Auwermann, ICUnet.AG: "How do Germans “tick”? Study & research in Germany", Oct 08, 2014
Einat Zchori-Fein, Department of Entomology, Nematology and Chemistry, Agricultural Research Organization ARO, Israel Department of Entomology, Nematology and Chemistry, Agricultural Research Organization (ARO), Israel: "Ecology and dynamics of bacterial symbionts in whiteflies", Oct 07, 2014
Emmanuelle Jacquin-Joly, INRA, Institut d'Ecologie et des Sciences de l'Environnement de Paris (iEES-Paris): "Olfaction in Lepidoptera: molecular mechanisms and plasticity", Oct 07, 2014
Manfred Milinski, Max-Planck-Institut für Evolutionsbiologie, Plön: "Der Duft der Gene - Was bei der Partnerwahl wirklich entscheidet", Sep 18, 2014
Karin Faerber, Chemical Abstracts Service / SciFinder, ACS International, Ltd., Erkrath, Germany: "Get ready for the ICE Symposium 2014 - SciFinder insights in symposium topics and structure activity relationships discussed", Sep 04, 2014
Deepa Agashe, National Centre for Biological Sciences (NCBS), Bangalore, India: "Ecological and evolutionary determinants of resource use in a generalist insect", Aug 26, 2014
Krushnamegh Kunte, National Centre for Biological Sciences (NCBS), Bangalore, India: "Ecology, Molecular Genetics and Development of Wing Color Patterns in Papilio Swallowtail Butterflies", Aug 26, 2014
Yoshitomo Kikuchi, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Hokkaido Center (AIST Hokkaido), Hokkaido, Japan: "Evolutionary innovation through endosymbiosis in heteropteran insects", Aug 11, 2014
Akos T. Kovács, Junior Research Group Terrestrial Biofilms, Institute of Microbiology, FSU Jena: "Microbial cooperation on surfaces: role of assortment", Jul 24, 2014
David Giron, Institut de Recherche sur la Biologie de l'Insecte (IRBI), Université François-Rabelais de Tours, Tours, France: "Coping with a senescing environment: when insects reveal to plants the secret of eternal youth", Jul 10, 2014
Aleš Svatoš, Research Group Mass Spectrometry, MPI-CE: "Dopingtests mithilfe von Proteomanalytik", Jul 03, 2014
Zhenhua Liu, Institute for Plant Molecular Biology (IBMP-CNRS), University of Strasbourg, France: "Stepwise duplication of cytochrome P450s shapes a novel phenolic pathway", Jul 01, 2014
Duur K. Aanen, Laboratory of Genetics, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands: "Fungus-growing termites: Darwinian Agriculture?", Jun 26, 2014
Jürgen Schiller, Institute of Medical Physics and Biophysics, University of Leipzig, Medical Faculty, Leipzig, Germany: "(Phospho)Lipid and Glycosaminoglycan Analysis by Mass Spectrometry and NMR Spectroscopy", Jun 12, 2014
Daniel Veit, Technical Service, MPI-CE: "LED - Vollwertkost für Pflanzen?", Jun 05, 2014
Meike Burow, DNRF Center of Excellence for Dynamic Molecular Interactions (DynaMo), University of Copenhagen, Denmark: "Cross-talk between glucosinolate biosynthesis and timing of flowering in Arabidopsis", May 22, 2014
Nicole Joußen, Department of Entomology, MPI-CE: "Das juckt mich nicht! - Wie Insekten giftigen Insektiziden trotzen", May 08, 2014
Celia Carlini, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil: "Multifunctionalty of ureases: from virulence factors to defense proteins in plants", May 07, 2014
Peter Biedermann, Max Planck Research Group Insect Symbiosis, MPI-CE: "Inzucht, Kinderarbeit, Ambrosia: Einblicke in Sozialverhalten und Pilzzucht heimischer Ambrosiakäfer", Apr 24, 2014
Enric Frago, Laboratory of Entomology, Wageningen University, The Netherlands: "Insect symbionts as a hidden trophic level in insect-plant interactions", Apr 10, 2014
Helga Pankoke, Fakultät für Biologie - Chemische Ökologie, Universität Bielefeld: "The role of iridoid glycosides and their hydrolysis in plant-insect interactions", Apr 03, 2014
Babett Gläser, Büro der Max-Planck-Gesellschaft, Brüssel, Belgien: "Horizon 2020 - the new European programme on research funding", Mar 19, 2014
Ewald Grosse-Wilde, Department of Evolutionary Neuroethology, MPI-CE: "Insekten, Duefte und Evolution", Mar 18, 2014
Heike Feldhaar, Bayreuth Center of Ecology and Environmental Research, Universität Bayreuth, Germany: "The extended immune phenotype: Role of antimicrobial secretions in the evolution of insect immune systems", Feb 13, 2014
Franziska Beran, Department of Entomology, MPI-CE: "Schmeckt nicht, gibts nicht! Wie sich Insekten an die chemische Verteidigung ihrer Wirtspflanzen anpassen", Feb 06, 2014
Ulrich Leischner, Institute of Photonic Technology, Jena: "Light-sheet microscopy of insects: recent resolution improvements and applications", Jan 16, 2014
Christian Wurzbacher, Berlin Center for Genomics in Biodiversity Research: "Towards an understanding of the uncultured – from fungi and other microbes", Jan 15, 2014
Heiko Vogel, Department of Entomology, MPI-CE: "Insekten mit Superkräften (?) und aggressive Invasoren", Dec 12, 2013
Marko Rohlfs, J.F. Blumenbach Institute of Zoology and Anthropology, University of Göttingen: "Evolutionary fungus-fungivore ecology", Dec 05, 2013
Charalambos Neophytou, Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg: "Genetic variation of the oaks at the crossroads of their post-glacial migration", Nov 28, 2013
Kirsten Küsel, Co-Director of the German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research (iDiv) Halle-Jena-Leipzig and Friedrich Schiller University Jena: "News from iDiv", Nov 21, 2013
Sylvia Cremer, Institute of Science and Technology (IST), Klosterneuburg, Austria: "Use of antiseptic chemicals in collective disease defense of ant societies", Nov 12, 2013
Martin Kaltenpoth, Max Planck Research Group Insect Symbiosis, MPI-CE: "Insektensymbiosen - Gemeinsam sind wir stark", Oct 10, 2013
Stephen Trowell, CSIRO Ecosystem Sciences, Black Mountain, ACT, Australia: "Chemosensing with worms, flies and machines - the CYBERNOSE® Project", Oct 02, 2013
Meredith Schuman, Department of Molecular Ecology, MPI-CE: ""Fünf Minuten vor der Zeit, ist der Pflanzen Pünktlichkeit (?)" - Die innere Uhr der Pflanzen", Sep 26, 2013
Pinky Kain, Department of Entomology, University of California Riverside, CA, USA: "Identification of Cellular and molecular pathways for olfactory detection of DEET and improved insect repellents", Sep 19, 2013
J. Chris Pires, Interdisciplinary Plant Group, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, USA: "Whole genome duplications and the origins of novelty: Novel mustard compounds spurred co-evolutionary arms race", Sep 16, 2013
Christopher Frost, Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources and Department of Genetics, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, USA: "Plant inducible resistance and priming against insect herbivores in an unpredictable and changing world", Sep 05, 2013
Katayoon Dehesh, Department of Plant Biology, University of California, Davis CA, USA: "How Stressed Out Cells Signal for Help", Aug 29, 2013
Kornelia Smalla, Julius Kühn Institute, Federal Research Centre for Cultivated Plants, Braunschweig: "Key factors influencing fate and activity of bacterial inoculants and their effect on the indigenous microbial community in the rhizosphere", Jun 27, 2013
Kimberly Falk, Moves Like Nature Company: "Making science move: how computer animation can be used to explain research", Jun 20, 2013
Rainer Hedrich, Institute for Molecular Plant Physiology and Biophysics, Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg: "Roots of Carnivory - new insight into the Darwin plant Dionaea muscipula", Jun 06, 2013
Jaime Martinez-Harms, FU Berlin, Dept. Neurobiology: "Flower color divergence in Papaver rhoeas (Papaveracea) associated to its historical shift in pollinator", May 23, 2013
Grit Kunert, Department of Biochemistry, MPI-CE: "Artbildung bei Insekten - Der Einfluß von Wirtspflanzen und natürlichen Feinden", May 16, 2013
Emily I. Jones, Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin / Department of Entomology, Washington State University, Pullman, WA, USA: "The uninvited guests of flowers: how ambush predators affect pollinator foraging behavior", May 13, 2013
Andreas Römpp, Institute of Inorganic and Analytical Chemistry, Justus Liebig University Giessen: "Mass spectrometry imaging: principle, applications and latest developments", Apr 24, 2013
Wilhelm Boland, Department of Bioorganic Chemistry, MPI-CE: "Kulturgeschichte des Dufts", Apr 11, 2013
Michael Kanost, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Kansas State University, Manhattan KS, USA: "Regulation of hemolymph protease cascades in the immune system of Manduca sexta", Apr 04, 2013
Jima N. Chandran, Institut des Sciences Moléculaires de Marseille, Aix-Marseille Université, Marseille, France: "HRMAS-NMR based Metabolomics Approach For The Study of Human Tissues and Microorganisms", Mar 20, 2013
Stephan H. von Reuß, Department of Bioorganic Chemistry, MPI-CE: "Die chemische Sprache der Würmer", Mar 14, 2013
Nicolaus von Wirén, Abteilung Physiologie und Zellbiologie, Leibniz-Institut für Pflanzengenetik und Kulturpflanzenforschung (IPK) Gatersleben: "Morphological adaptations of root systems to changing nutrient availabilities", Mar 07, 2013
Arjun Sivasundar, National Centre for Biological Sciences, Bangalore, India: "Biodiversity and conservation research at the Centre for Biological Sciences in Bangalore, India", Feb 28, 2013
Yulia Monakhova, Chemisches Veterinäruntersuchungsamt (CVUA) Karlsruhe: "NMR for targeted and non-targeted food analysis", Feb 07, 2013
Nico Eisenhauer, Institut für Ökologie, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena: "Plant diversity effects on soil organisms and functions - putting the story into perspective", Jan 24, 2013
Fraz Hussain, Institute for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands: "WRKY transcription factors involved in PR-1 gene expression in Arabidopsis", Jan 23, 2013
Thomas Mitchell-Olds, Evolutionary, Ecological and Agricultural Functional Genomics, Biology Department, Duke University, Durham NC, USA: "A gain-of-function polymorphism controlling complex traits and fitness in nature", Dec 14, 2012
Gilles Laurent, MPI for Brain Research, Frankfurt/M.: "Building sparse memories for odors", Dec 13, 2012
Ian T. Baldwin, Department of Molecular Ecology, MPI-CE: "eLife Open house; Introducing a new high-end journal for the life sciences", Dec 07, 2012
Dominik Großkinsky, Institut für Pflanzenwissenschaften, Universität Graz, Austria: "News from old friends: A novel function of cytokinins in plant immunity", Dec 05, 2012
Daniel Mietchen, EvoMRI, Wikimedian in Residence on Open Science, Open Knowledge Foundation Germany: "Wikimedia as a Platform for Scientific Information", Nov 22, 2012
Georg Jander, Boyce Thompson Institute for Plant Research, Ithaca, NY, USA: "Genetisch veränderte Organismen (GVO): Was wird in den USA angepflanzt und worüber sollten wir uns weniger (oder mehr) Sorgen machen?", Nov 15, 2012
Frank Hochholdinger, Lehrstuhl für Crop Functional Genomics, Institut für Nutzpflanzenwissenschaften und Ressourcenschutz, Universität Bonn: "The Genetics of Root Formation", Nov 08, 2012
Hans de Kroon, Phytotron Facility, Radboud University Nijmegen, The Netherlands: "Root responses to nutrients, neighbours and soil biota: a complex interplay explaining biomass production and plant species coexistence", Nov 05, 2012
Steven Smith, Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence in Plant Energy Biology, School of Biomedical, Biomolecular and Chemical Sciences, University of Western Australia, Crawley WA, Australia: "Smoke signals: discovery of karrikins and their mode of action in plants", Oct 23, 2012
Alain Tissier, Department of Cell and Metabolic Biology, Leibniz Institute of Plant Biochemistry, Halle/Saale, Germany: "Of glandular trichomes in the Solanaceae: from terpenoid biosynthesis to development", Oct 18, 2012
Richard Karban, Department of Entomology, University of California, Davis CA, USA: "Volatile Communication in Sagebrush Affects Herbivory", Oct 17, 2012
Cameron R. Currie, Department of Bacteriology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, WI, USA: "Ants, agriculture, and antibiotics", Sep 20, 2012
Kevin Daly, West Virginia University, Morgantown, USA: "Characterizing oscillatory activity and spike timing in the antennal lobe of the moth Manduca sexta and their role in olfactory acuity", Sep 03, 2012
Stefan Meldau, Department of Molecular Ecology, MPI-CE: "Hormontherapie für Pflanzen", Jul 26, 2012
Andrew Fidler, Cawthron Institute, Nelson, New Zealand: "Using the wisdom of past experience: the detection of marine bioactive compounds using sensors crafted by natural selection", Jul 12, 2012
Axel Mithöfer, Department of Bioorganic Chemistry, MPI-CE: "Biologie von fleischfressenden Pflanzen", Jun 28, 2012
Franziska Krajinski, Max-Planck-Forschungsgruppe Pflanzen-Mikroben Interaktionen, MPI für Molekulare Pflanzenphysiologie, Potsdam: "Reprogramming root cells for arbuscular mycorrhizal symbiosis", Jun 14, 2012
Sara Agnolet, Research Group Biosynthesis / NMR, MPI-CE: "NMR-Based Metabolomics in Natural Product Research", May 31, 2012
Karin Nordström, Department of Neuroscience, Uppsala University, Sweden: "Salient feature tracking", May 24, 2012
Jürgen Engelberth, University of Texas, San Antonio, TX, USA: "Molecular, physiological, and ecological activities of green leaf volatiles", May 22, 2012
Jérôme Pelloux, EA3900-BIOPI Biologie des Plantes et Innovation, Université de Picardie, Amiens, France: "Roles of PME/PMEI-mediated changes in pectins during plant development and plant-aphid interactions", May 10, 2012
Michael Poulsen, Ecology and Evolution, Department of Biology, University of Copenhagen, Denmark: "From ants to termites: Exploring microbiomes of fungus-farming insects", May 03, 2012
Ian T. Baldwin, Department of Molecular Ecology, MPI-CE: "Open Access is the future and eLIFE (rather than Nature) is the Journal for your Best Work!", Apr 25, 2012
William C. Ratcliff, Department of Ecology, Evolution and Behavior, University of Minnesota, Saint Paul, MN: "Experimental Evolution of Multicellularity", Apr 19, 2012
Aleš Svatoš, Research Group Mass Spectrometry, MPI-CE: "Massenspektrometrie am Beispiel von Wein erklärt", Apr 12, 2012
Silke Sachse, Department of Evolutionary Neuroethology, MPI-CE: "Von der Antenne bis ins Gehirn - Duftkodierung im Insektengehirn", Mar 29, 2012
Natalia Dudareva, Purdue University, West Lafayette, USA: "Intriguing Aspects of Flux Regulation Towards Volatile Secondary Metabolites", Mar 22, 2012
Monika Stengl, Department of Animal Physiology, University of Kassel, Germany: "Pheromone transduction in the hawkmoth Manduca sexta", Mar 13, 2012
Jieun Shin, Department of Plant Developmental Biology, Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research, Cologne: "TIME FOR COFFEE mediates between the circadian clock and jasmonate signaling by repressing MYC2 protein accumulation", Mar 09, 2012
Wolfgang Miller, Laboratories of Genome Dynamics, Center of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Medical University of Vienna, Austria: "Bugs and drugs and speciation: The impact of Wolbachia on Drosophila development, sexual behaviour and speciation", Mar 01, 2012
Zoltán Takáts, Imperial College London, UK: "Lipidomic profiling of biological tissues by imaging and in-vivo mass spectrometry", Feb 21, 2012
Gerd Gäde, University of Cape Town, South Africa: "Metabolic regulation in insects by adipokinetic hormones: structures, mode of action, function", Feb 13, 2012
Gábor Szöcs, Plant Protection Institute, Hungarian Academy of Sciences: ""So ist es in Budapest!" - Hopes, efforts and some selected results of pheromone studies with agrozoological motivation", Feb 02, 2012
José M. Jiménez-Gómez, Max-Planck-Institut für Pflanzenzüchtungsforschung, Köln: "Next generation quantitative genetics", Jan 26, 2012
Jan-Wolfhard Kellmann, MPI-CE: "Gentechnisch veränderte Nahrung: Weltweit, in Europa und in Deutschland", Jan 19, 2012
Holger B. Deising, Institut für Agrar- und Ernährungswissenschaften, Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg: "Mechanisms of pathogenicity of the maize pathogen Colletotrichum graminicola", Dec 15, 2011
Mario Stanke, Institut für Mathematik und Informatik, Universität Greifswald: "Structural Genome Annotation with AUGUSTUS", Dec 08, 2011
Anke Hübenthal, Koordination Minerva-FemmeNet, Max-Planck-Institut für europäische Rechtsgeschichte Frankfurt: "Karriereförderung für Wissenschaftlerinnen in der Max-Planck-Gesellschaft: Das Minerva-FemmeNet", Dec 01, 2011
Georg Jander, Department of Molecular Ecology, MPI-CE: "Pflanzliche Sekundärmetabolite: Auf der Suche nach den Genen", Nov 24, 2011
Bernd Schneider, Research Group Biosynthesis / NMR, MPI-CE: "Contributions of NMR Spectroscopy to Chemical Ecology", Nov 17, 2011
Tarald Seldal, Sogn Fjordane University College, Faculty of Engineering and Science, Sogndal, Norway: "Part I: Characteristics of herbivore population cycles - Part II: Lemming cycles along the Russian-Siberian tundra", Nov 10, 2011
Gaétan Glauser, Institute of Biology, University of Neuchâtel, Switzerland: "Mass spectrometry-based metabolomics: application in plant science", Oct 26, 2011
Suby Fan, Beijing Genomics Institute, Beijing, China: "Application of Next Generation Sequencing in Animal, Plant & Microbe Research", Oct 13, 2011
Arne Weinhold, Department of Molecular Ecology, MPI-CE: "Wie und warum wir transgene Pflanzen machen", Oct 13, 2011
Hugh M. Robertson, Department of Entomology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA: "Evolution of the insect chemoreceptor superfamily", Oct 06, 2011
Paul B. Rainey, New Zealand Institute for Advanced Study, Massey University at Albany, New Zealand, and Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology, Plön, Germany: "Evolutionary transitions, life cycles and the emergence of multicellularity", Sep 29, 2011
Fernando Guerrieri, Department of Evolutionary Neuroethology, MPI-CE: "Lernen kann Ameisenfleiß erfordern", Sep 28, 2011
Tobias Pöhlmann, Spin-off project "Intelligent siRNA", Laboratory of Macromolecular and Organic Chemistry (IOMC), Jena Center for Soft Matter (JCSM), FSU Jena: "Cell specific gene silencing as key challenge - not only for therapeutic applications", Sep 08, 2011
Judith Armitage, Department of Biochemistry, University of Oxford, United Kingdom: "Protein positioning in bacterial chemotaxis and motility", Sep 01, 2011
Frank Hünefeld, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität, Institut für Spezielle Zoologie und Evolutionsbiologie mit Phyletischem Museum: "Sommervögel und Nachteulen - Schmetterlingsraritäten im Mittleren Saaletal", Aug 25, 2011
Eran Pichersky, Biology Department, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA: "Further adventures in terpene land: The tomato family of terpene synthases", Jun 27, 2011
Victor Sourjik, Zentrum für Molekulare Biologie der Universität Heidelberg (ZMBH), Heidelberg, Germany: "Sensing your environment: chemoeffector space in bacterial chemotaxis", Jun 23, 2011
Laura Weingartner, Department of Biology, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, USA: "Population-level analyses reveal contrasting patterns of molecular evolution on papaya X and Y chromosomes", Jun 22, 2011
Axel Schmidt, Department of Biochemistry, MPI-CE: "Borkenkäfer-induzierte Verteidigungsstrategien der Fichte", Jun 16, 2011
Tom Shimizu, FOM Institute for Atomic and Molecular Physics (AMOLF), Amsterdam, Netherlands: "Transfer functions of bacterial chemotactic signaling", Jun 09, 2011
Werner Kühlbrandt, Department of Structural Biology, Max Planck Institute for Biophysics, Frankfurt/Main: "Electron Cryo-Microscopy of Membranes and Membrane Proteins", May 26, 2011
Christian Kost, Department of Bioorganic Chemistry, MPI-CE: "Gemeinsam sind wir stark - Einblicke in das Sozialleben von Bakterien", May 19, 2011
Eric Warrant, Vision Group, Department of Biology, Lund University, Sweden: "Seeing in the dark: Vision and visual orientation in nocturnal insects", May 12, 2011
Andrej Shevchenko, Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics, Dresden: "Shotgun Lipidomics from Top-down to Bottom-up", May 05, 2011
Brian H. Smith, Organismal, Integrative, & Systems Biology, School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA: "Plasticity in early sensory coding for odors: Problems and perspectives", May 02, 2011
Rafael Arango, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Medellín, Colombia: "Mechanisms of fungicide resistance in the banana pathogen Mycosphaerella fijiensis", Apr 28, 2011
Jan-Wolfhard Kellmann, Forschungskoordination, MPI-CE: "Die hundertjährige Geschichte der Kaiser-Wilhelm- und Max-Planck-Gesellschaft", Apr 21, 2011
Chung-Mo Park, Graduate School of Chemistry and Molecular Engineering, Seoul National University, Korea: "Alternative splicing of transcription factors as a novel way of incorporating environmental signals into plant development", Mar 21, 2011
Stephan H. von Reuß, Boyce Thompson Institute and Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA: "A Modular Library of Small Signaling Molecules from Nematodes", Mar 08, 2011
Tina Keller-Costa, Research Group Biosynthesis / NMR, MPI-CE: "Dominance pheromones in fish social hierarchies: the case of the Mozambique Tilapia", Feb 17, 2011
Laura Victoria Flórez Patino, Universidad de Los Andes, Bogotá, Colombia: "Uptake of quasi-ellipsoidal polystyrene nanoparticles in human mesenchymal stem cells: understanding shape as a relevant and innovative feature", Feb 16, 2011
Markus Knaden, Department of Evolutionary Neuroethology, MPI-CE: "Was Fliegen gerne riechen", Feb 10, 2011
Richard Benton, Center for Integrative Genomics, University of Lausanne, Switzerland: "Olfactory genes, circuits and behaviours", Feb 09, 2011
Peter Biedermann, Institute of Ecology and Evolution, University of Bern, Switzerland: "Fungal Symbioses and the Evolution of Sociality in Ambrosia Beetles (Scolytinae)", Jan 27, 2011
Sara Agnolet, Department of Basic Sciences and Environment/Bioorganic Chemistry, University of Copenhagen, Denmark: "1H NMR- and HPLC-based metabolomics approaches combined with HPLC-SPE-NMR methods for the investigation of herbal remedies and medicinal plants", Jan 21, 2011
Michal Jewginski, Department of Chemistry, Wroclaw University of Technology, Poland: "Structural and conformational investigation of peptidomimetics - potential inhibitors of cathepin C", Jan 19, 2011
Simon Baxter, Department of Zoology, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom: "Association mapping, comparative genomics and constructing linkage groups using next-generation RAD sequencing of a non-model organism", Dec 13, 2010
Markus Ralser, Max Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics, Berlin, Germany: "The pentose phosphate pathway is a metabolic redox sensor", Dec 02, 2010
Barbara Reinhold-Hurek, Allgemeine Mikrobiologie, Universität Bremen: "Life in grasses: Interactions between diazotrophic endophytes and rice", Nov 18, 2010
Hopi Hoekstra, Department of Organismic & Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA: "From mice to molecules: the genetic basis of adaptive change", Oct 20, 2010
Gesine Schmidt, Alfred-Wegener-Institute, Bremerhaven, Germany: "Haliclona viscosa -- the slimy sponge combines alkaloids with amino acids", Oct 14, 2010
Alisha Anderson, Cybernose® Group, The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation CSIRO: "Flys, Moths, Worms and a Biosensor", Oct 07, 2010
Norbert Stoppacher, Center for Analytical Chemistry, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna, Austria: "Secondary metabolites of the biocontrol fungus Trichoderma atroviride: Profiling and structural characterisation by LC-MS/MS and GC-MS", Sep 30, 2010
Stephan Sigrist, Institut für Biologie / Genetik, Fachbereich Biologie/Chemie/Pharmazie, FU Berlin, Germany: "Shedding light on synapse assembly in Drosophila", Sep 23, 2010
Noam Sobel, Department of Neurobiology, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel: "Metrics for smell: Linking odorant structure to neural activity and perception in the olfactory system", Sep 21, 2010
Jörg-Peter Schnitzler, Research Group 'Biological Processes', Institute for Meteorology and Climate Research, Atmospheric Environmental Research (IMK-IFU), Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany: "Stable isotopes as tools to analyze regulation of isoprene and monoterpene biosynthesis", Sep 13, 2010
Igor Emelianov, Plant and Invertebrate Ecology Department, Rothamsted Research, Harpenden, United Kingdom: "Fusion-fission analysis of host-driven divergent evolution in a parasitic wasp", Sep 10, 2010
Thomas Hartmann, Institut für Pharmazeutische Biologie, TU Braunschweig, Germany: "Ernst Stahl and the Origin of Plant Chemical Ecology", Sep 09, 2010
Tom Baker, Center for Chemical Ecology, College of Agricultural Sciences, Penn State University, University Park, PA, USA: "Why Most Male Olfactory Receptor Neurons Are Tuned to the Most Abundant Sex Pheromone Components", Sep 02, 2010
Martin van Bergen, Department of Proteomics, Helmholtz-Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Leipzig, Germany: "Protein-stable isotope probing enables tracking of carbon flux in (microbial) communities", Aug 26, 2010
Georg Jander, Boyce Thompson Institute for Plant Research, Ithaca, NY, USA: "Biosynthesis and defensive function of an Arabidopsis non-protein amino acid", Aug 24, 2010
Elizabeth G. Pringle, Department of Biology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA: "Context-dependent interactions in a plant-ant-hemipteran symbiosis", Aug 18, 2010
Taras Nechitaylo, Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research, Braunschweig: "Earthworm gut environment: microbial taxonomic and functional diversity", Jul 29, 2010
Gregor Bucher, Göttingen Center for Molecular Biology and Johann Friedrich Blumenbach Institute, Göttingen University, Göttingen, Germany: "The red flour beetle Tribolium: An emerging insect model for functional genomics", Jul 02, 2010
Michal Hocek, Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Gilead Sciences & IOCB Research Center, Prague, Czech Republic: "New base-modified nucleosides, nucleotides and nucleic acids. From novel cytostatics to functionalized DNA", Jun 25, 2010
Steffen Reinbothe, Laboratoire de Génétique moléculaires des Plantes, Université Joseph Fourier, Grenoble, France: "Plant oxylipins: New insights into their biosynthesis and mode of actions", May 28, 2010
Ullrich Jahn, Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague, Czech Republic: "Total Synthesis of Lipid Natural Products for the Solution of Biological Problems", May 21, 2010
Heather L. Eisthen, Department of Zoology, College of Natural Science, Michigan State University, USA: "Neural mechanisms of species-typical olfactory responses in salamanders", May 21, 2010
Wolfgang Eisenreich, Organische Chemie und Biochemie, Department Chemie, TU München: "Isotopologue and metabolite profiling of reaction networks - Insights into carbon flux under prebiotic and biotic conditions", Apr 30, 2010
Spencer Behmer, Texas A & M University, College Station TX, USA: "Why insects need to watch their cholesterol: basic and applied implications", Apr 30, 2010
Jing W. Wang, Section of Neurobiology, University of California, San Diego CA, USA: "Modules and Modulation: Neural Circuits Underlying Olfactory Behaviors in Drosophila", Apr 16, 2010
Björn Rotter, GenXpro GmbH, Frankfurt/Main, Germany: "New techniques for "in-depth" quantitative gene expression profiling and other services", Apr 12, 2010
Timothy Sharbel, Leibniz Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research (IPK), Gatersleben: "Sex and Agriculture", Apr 09, 2010
Rafael Cantera, Departamento de Biología del Neurodesarrollo, Instituto de Investigaciones Biológicas Clemente Estable, Montevideo, Uruguay: "A neuron can change shape rhythmically between day and night", Mar 19, 2010
Takayuki Tohge, MPI for Molecular Plant Physiology, Golm: "The discovery of novel gene function by elucidation of the regulatory mechanisms of plant secondary metabolism", Mar 12, 2010
Thomas Schmitt, Research Group on Chemical Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Universität Freiburg: "Evolution of chemical profiles in Hymenoptera", Mar 05, 2010
Francois Mesnard, Université de Picardie "Jules Vernes", Faculté de Pharmacie, Amiens, France: "Use of analytical techniques for investigating plant metabolism", Mar 04, 2010
Hassan Salem, Department of Botany, Miami University, USA: "Patterns of evolution and distribution of the symbiotic Nostoc cyanobacteria based on the nitrogen fixation (nif) genes", Feb 26, 2010
Carsten Milkowski, Institute of General Botany and Plant Physiology, Friedrich Schiller University Jena: "Hydrolase-like acyltransferases - a matter of enzyme recruitment in plant evolution", Feb 12, 2010
Andreas Römpp, Institut für Anorganische und Analytische Chemie, Universität Giessen: "High resolution mass spectrometry imaging: new insights into biological structures on a molecular level", Feb 05, 2010
Sailendharan Sudakaran, Newcastle University, UK: "Construction of antisense-expression bacterial strains for use in antibacterial screening", Jan 26, 2010
Friedrich-Wilhelm Bentrup, Institut für Pflanzenphysiologie, Universität Salzburg: "Water ascent in plants and the role of new tools", Jan 26, 2010
Florian Schiestl, Institut für Systematische Botanik, Universität Zürich, Schweiz: "Selection and preadaptation in the evolution of floral scent", Jan 22, 2010
Liliana Avila, University of Antioquia, Columbia: "Antiviral compounds from Euphorbiaceae plants", Jan 15, 2010
Ronald Pierik, Plant Ecophysiology, Institute of Environmental Biology, Utrecht University, The Netherlands: "Mechanisms and consequences of plant-plant signaling in dense stands", Jan 13, 2010
Abhishek Kumar, AG Cellular Genetics, University of Bielefeld, Bielefeld, Germany: "Evolutionary genomics of multigene superfamilies", Dec 11, 2009
Ivan Manzini, Department of Neurophysiology and Cellular Biophysics, Institute of Physiology, University of Göttingen, Göttingen, Germany: "Information processing, modulation and regeneration in the olfactory system of larval Xenopus laevis", Dec 09, 2009
Barbara Boine, Bio-Protection Research Centre, Lincoln University, Canterbury, New Zealand: "Can viruses be used as biocontrol agents for Botrytis cinerea?", Dec 08, 2009
Jean-Christophe Simon, INRA, UMR 1099 BiO3P Biologie des Organismes et des Populations appliquée à la Protection des Plantes, Rennes, France: "Rapid ecological diversification through multiple host-plant shifts in pea aphids", Dec 04, 2009
Ilona Grunwald-Kadow, Sensory Neurogenetics, Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology, Martinsried, Germany: "Insect CO2 sensory circuitry: mechanisms of development and divergence", Nov 27, 2009
Gabriela Zurek, Bruker Daltonik GmbH: "Challenges in the investigation of metabolic changes using modern LC/ESI-TOF-MS", Oct 27, 2009
Gerald Nyakatura, AGOWA GmbH Berlin, Germany: "NEXT GENERATION SEQUENCING - New Possibilities in High Throughput Sequencing", Oct 23, 2009
Martin Nawrot, Michael Schmuker, Neuroinformatics, Institute of Biology - Neurobiology, FU Berlin, Berlin, Germany: "Information processing in the antennal lobe of Apis mellifera", Sep 18, 2009
Dieter Strack, Research Group Phenylpropanoid Metabolism, Leibniz Institute for Plant Biochemistry, Halle/Saale, Germany: "Phenylpropanoid Metabolism in Brassicaceae: Biochemistry - Molecular Biology - Biotechnology", Aug 21, 2009
Minoru Ueda, Department of Chemistry, Tohoku University, Japan: "Chemical Biology of "Sleeping Plants"", Aug 06, 2009
Klaus Reinhold, Evolutionary Biology, University of Bielefeld, Bielefeld, Germany: "Two spotlights on the evolutionary ecology of variation: selection and variation of sexual signals & how to exploit variation during foraging", Jun 19, 2009
Jörg Durner, GSF- National Research Center for Environmental and Health - Institute of Biochemical Plant Pathology: "Nitric oxide signalling in plant defence", Jun 12, 2009
Jean-Marc Devaud, Université Paul Sabatier, Toulouse: "Experience of a social signal modulates learning performance of honeybees: a new modulatory pathway involved ?", Jun 05, 2009
Alberto Ferrus, Cajal Institute (CSIC), Spain: "Olfactory perception and the excitation/inhibition equilibrium", May 29, 2009
Jing-Jiang Zhou, Centre for Sustainable Pest and Disease Management, Rothamsted Research in Harpenden, UK: "Insect odorant-binding protein: are they needed?", May 27, 2009
Johannes Steidle, FG. Tierökologie, Universität Hohenheim, Germany: "Life-long learning in parasitic wasps", May 22, 2009
Robert Meagher, Center for Medical, Agricultural & Veterinary Entomology, Agricultural Research Service, United States Department of Agriculture, Gainesville, FL, USA: "Migration of a North American Noctuid Pest: The Fall Armyworm Story", May 20, 2009
Roslyn Gleadow, Monash University, Faculty of Science, Clayton, Australia: "Climate change impacts on plant defence chemistry: an integrated analysis", May 08, 2009
Richard Ferrieri, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Medical Department, Upton, NY, USA: "Using short-lived radiotracers in plant biology to study signaling networks associated with cell-wall synthesis", May 07, 2009
Dieter Spiteller, Department of Bioorganic Chemistry, MPI-CE: "Living together/fighting each other: plants, insects and …microorganisms!", Apr 24, 2009
Freddy Tjallingii, Laboratory of Entomology, Wageningen University, The Netherlands: "Plant penetration by aphid stylets, experimentally used as self penetrating electrodes", Apr 17, 2009
Karin Metzlaff, European Plant Science Organisation, Brussels, Belgium: "EPSO – creating a future for plant research in Europe", Apr 03, 2009
Teun Munnik, Swammerdam Institute for Life Sciences (SILS) , University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands: "Phospholipid Signaling in Plant Stress and Development", Apr 01, 2009
Jeffrey Harvey, NIOO-KNAW Centre for Terrestrial Ecology, Heteren, The Netherlands: "Interactions between generalist and specialist herbivores and their parasitoids on the invasive weed, Bunias orientalis: evolutionary constraints and opportunities", Mar 27, 2009
Katrin Bohl, International Max Planck Research School, MPI-CE: "Comparing Network Motifs with Respect to their Ability to Control the Mitotic Spindle Assembly Checkpoint", Mar 27, 2009
Sebastian Müller, Department of Biochemistry, MPI-CE: "Robust Identification of Structures in Molecular Biological Data Based on Ensemble-Clustering", Mar 27, 2009
Steffen Priebe, International Max Planck Research School, MPI-CE: "Assessment of Network Inference Methods with Synthetic and Experimental Data", Mar 27, 2009
Joanne Yew, Laboratory of Edward A. Kravitz, Department of Neurobiology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA: "Understanding the chemical language of insects using mass spectrometry", Mar 12, 2009
Margot Schulz, Institute of Plant Molecular Physiology and Biotechnology, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany: "The allelochemical benzoxazolinone - molecular backgrounds of its detoxification and degradation", Mar 11, 2009
Michael Groll, Center for Integrated Protein Science, Department Chemie, TU München, Germany: "Microbial effector molecules increase virulence by proteasomal inhibition", Mar 06, 2009
Ralph Bock, Max Planck Institute for Molecular Plant Physiology, Golm, Germany: "Genes gone wild: intra- and intercellular travel of DNA", Feb 17, 2009
Stefan Neumann, AG Massenspektrometrie & Bioinformatik , Leibniz-Institut für Pflanzenbiochemie, Halle, Germany: "Plumbing Metabolomics", Feb 13, 2009
Jeffrey L. Feder, Univ. of Notre Dame, Paris, France, and the Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin, Germany: "On the Scent of Speciation: Fruit Odor Discrimination and Sympatric Host Race Formation in the Apple Maggot Fly", Jan 30, 2009
Colin Orians, Department of Biology, Tufts University, Medford, MA, USA: "How plants resist herbivores: Advantages of a whole plant perspective", Jan 23, 2009
Susanne Dobler, Molekulare Evolutionsbiologie, Biozentrum Grindel, University of Hamburg, Germany: "Coping with cardenolides in host plants: How many tricks are there to evolve tolerance or resistance?", Dec 18, 2008
Nina Fatouros, Laboratory of Entomology, Wageningen University, Germany: "Perfume with side-effects - Direct and indirect recruitment of egg parasitoids by a butterfly pheromone", Nov 28, 2008
Matthias Eberius, LemnaTec GmbH, Würselen, Germany: "Image based high throughput phenotyping of complete plants using multiple sensor systems", Nov 24, 2008
Christoph Bruch, Max Planck Digital Library, Germany: "Copyright for Scientists - How to maximize the utility of scientific publications", Nov 19, 2008
Johannes Kroiß, Department for Zoology, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany: "Chemical attraction and deception – Intra- and interspecific communication in Hymenoptera", Nov 13, 2008
Thomas Hummel, Institute of Neurobiology, University of Muenster, Germany: "Patterning the Drosophila olfactory system", Oct 30, 2008
Johann M. Rohwer, Dept. of Metabolic Networks, Max Planck Inst. of Molecular Plant Physiology, Golm, Germany, and Triple-J Group for Molecular Cell Physiology, Dept. Biochemistry, Stellenbosch Univ., South Africa: "Quantitative kinetic models for understanding plant cellular networks", Oct 11, 2008
Manyuan Long, Department of Ecology and Evolution, University of Chicago, USA: "New Gene Evolution: From Patterns to Phenotypes", Oct 09, 2008
Mary A. Bisson, Department of Biological Sciences, State University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA: "Effects of acetylcholine on blue-light response of dark-grown Arabidopsis seedlings", Oct 02, 2008
Peter Mombaerts, MPI for Biophysics, Dept. of Molecular Neurogenetics, Frankfurt, Germany: "Targeting olfaction", Sep 30, 2008
Wolfgang Rößler, Biozentrum, Behavioral Physiology and Sociobiology, Würzburg University, Würzburg, Germany: "Plasticity of olfactory circuits in social Hymenoptera", Sep 19, 2008
Stella Christophoridou, Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, University of Thessaly, Greece: "NMR Methodologies for the Analysis of Minor Food Components", Sep 18, 2008
Bernd Ctortecka, Rolf Kröncke, Max Planck Innovation, Germany, GRAMM, LINS & PARTNER, Germany: "Inventions, patents, software, licences, start-ups from Max-Planck-Innovation GmbH (MI) - Technologies from the Max-Planck-Gesellschaft (MPG)", Sep 16, 2008
Kei Ito, Department of Computational Biology, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan: "Anatomical and functional analyses of the primary sensory centers below the oesophagus", Sep 15, 2008
Chung-Mo Park, Department of Chemistry, Seoul National University, Seoul, Republic of Korea: "Small interfering peptides (siPEPs) as a novel way of transcriptional control", Sep 12, 2008
Kamel H. Shaker, Department of Organic Chemistry, Bayreuth University, Germany: "Natural Products from Corals", Jul 17, 2008
Pierre Kempgens, Research Group Biosynthesis / NMR, MPI-CE: "Cobalt-59 NMR Study of the Tetrahedral Cluster Co4(CO)12: Relaxation and Exchange", Jul 16, 2008
Yvonne Arendt, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany: "NMR-Based Screening for Identification of the Binding Surfaces of S100B and S100A13", Jul 10, 2008
Ed Buckler, Department of Plant Breeding & Genetics, Cornell University, Ithaca, USA: "Analysis of Flowering Time Using a Massive Maize Mapping Panel", Jun 16, 2008
Peter Constabel, Centre for Forest Biology, University of Victoria, Canada: "Poplars and Pests: Biochemical Diversity and Multiplicity in Herbivore Defense in Populus", Jun 13, 2008
Klemens Störtkuhl, Department of Evolutionary Neuroethology, MPI-CE: "The smell of light: Photo-activation of the olfactory system in Drosophila larvae", Jun 02, 2008
Richard G. Vogt, Dept of Biological Sciences, University of South Carolina, Dept. Of Biological Sciences, Columbia SC, USA: "Molecular Diversity in Odor Detection", May 22, 2008
Otto Schmidt, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia: "Self and non-self recognition in plants and animals", May 19, 2008
Matthias Berth, DECODON GmbH, Greifswald: "Integration of Transcriptome and Proteome Data with Protecs", May 08, 2008
Mario Thevis, German Sport University Cologne, Institute of Biochemistry - Center for Preventive Doping Research, Cologne, Germany: "Catching the Cheats – Determination of Known and Unknown Substances in Sports Drug Testing", Apr 25, 2008
Manfred Ayasse, University of Ulm, Department of Experimental Ecology, Ulm, Germany: "The role of semiochemicals in the reproductive biology of insects and orchids", Apr 11, 2008
Thomas U. Berendonk, University of Leipzig, Molecular Evolution and Animal Systematics, Leipzig, Germany: "Genetic Diversity in freshwater: the phantom midge and Paramecium show unexpected patterns", Apr 04, 2008
Erika Kothe, Institute of Microbiology - Microbial Phytopathology, FSU Jena: "Specific gene expression in ectomycorrhizal fungi", Mar 28, 2008
Robert Junker, Department of Animal Ecology and Tropical Biology, University of Würzburg: "Floral scents are not only attractive signals", Mar 26, 2008
Akos Vertes, nstitute for Proteomics Technology and Applications, George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA: "Imaging of Primary and Secondary Metabolites in Live Plants by Mass Spectrometry", Mar 20, 2008
Heinz Breer, nstitute for Physiology, University of Hohenheim: "The sense of smell: molecular basis of olfaction", Mar 14, 2008
Kornelius Zeth, Dept. Protein Evolution, Max Planck Institute for Developmental Biology, Tübingen, Germany: "Biomineralization and biomimetic mineralization using the Dps family cage architectures", Mar 11, 2008
C. Giovanni Galizia, Neurobiology, Department of Biology, Konstanz University, Germany: "Olfactory Coding in Insects", Mar 07, 2008
Aaron Socha, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI, USA: "Antibiotics from Bacillus and Streptomyces spp. Isolated from Unique Microbial Ecosystems", Mar 07, 2008
Mathias Boysen, Interdisziplinäre Arbeitsgruppe Gentechnologiebericht der Berlin-Brandenburgischen Akademie der Wissenschaften: "Akzeptanz der Gentechnologie in Deutschland", Feb 29, 2008
Emmanuel Hatzakis, University of Crete, Greece: "31P NMR Spectroscopy in food analysis. Determination of glycerol in wine and olive oil, moisture and phospholipids in olive oil", Feb 28, 2008
Richard Newcomb, HortResearch, Auckland, New Zealand: "Insect odorant receptors: not just another family of GPCRs", Feb 27, 2008
Torsten Meiners, Applied Zoology/Animal Ecology, Free University, Berlin, Germany: "Gimme shelter - How herbivore mothers utilize plant odours to protect their progeny", Feb 22, 2008
Bruno Lapied, Laboratoire de Neurophysiologie, Université d'Angers, France: "How plant secondary compounds affect insect "health"", Feb 15, 2008
M. Soledade C. Pedras, Department of Chemistry, University of Saskatchewan, Canada: "Learning from nature: paldoxins for the treatment of plant diseases", Feb 08, 2008
Meredith Schuman, Department of Molecular Ecology, MPI-CE: "The landscape of defense: mechanisms and consequences of the production of terpenoid defense compounds in co-occurring accessions of Nicotiana attenuata", Feb 01, 2008
Barbara Beltz, David C. Sandeman, Neuroscience Program, Wellesley College, USA: "Persistent neurogenesis in the arthropod central olfactory pathway", Jan 24, 2008
David Liberles, Department of Molecular Biology, University of Wyoming, USA: "Gene duplication, positive selection, and the functional evolution of genes", Jan 11, 2008