2021


Zárate-Potes A, Yang W, Andresen B, Nakad B, Haase D, Rosenstiel P, Dierking K*, Schulenburg H* (2021) The effects of nested miRNAs and their host genes on immune defense against Bacillus thuringiensis infection in Caenorhabditis elegans. Dev Comp Immunol. *Shared senior authorship.

 

Pees B, Yang W, Kloock A, Petersen C, Peters L, Fan L, Friedrichsen M, Butze S, Zárate-Potes A, Schulenburg H, Dierking K (2021) Effector and regulator: Diverse functions of C. elegans C-type lectin-like domain proteins. PLoS Pathogens.

 

Obeng N, Bansept F, Sieber M, Traulsen A & Schulenburg H (2021) Evolution of microbiota-host associations: The microbe's perspective. Trends in Microbiology.

 

Sieber M, Traulsen A, Schulenburg H & Douglas A (2021) On the evolutionary origins of host-microbe associations. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA.

 

Barbosa C, Mahrt N, Bunk J, Grasser M, Rosenstiel P, Jansen G & Schulenburg H (2021) The genomic basis of rapid adaptation to antibiotic combination therapy in Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Molecular Biology and Evolution.

 

Reding C, Catalan P, Jansen G, Bergmiller T, Wood E, Rosenstiel P, Schulenburg H, Gudelj I & Beardmore R (2021) The antibiotic dosage of fastest resistance evolution: Gene amplifications underpinning the inverted-U. Molecular Biology and Evolution

 

Kapitza M, Tueffers L, Schulenburg H, Kremer K (2021) Tracking down resistances: a co-design approach for a biomedical educational program on antibiotic resistance. Science Activities.

 

Snoek BL, Sterken MG, Nijveen H, Volkers RJM, Riksen J, Rosenstiel P, Schulenburg H & Kammenga J (2021) The genetics of gene expresion in a C. elegans multi parental recombinant inbred line population.

bioRxiv

 

Bansept F, Obeng N, Schulenburg H & Traulsen A (2021) Modeling host-associating microbes under selection. bioRxiv

2020


Zárate-Potes A, Yang W, Pees B, Schalkowski R, Segler P, Andresen B, Haase D, Nakad R, Rosenstiel P, Tetreau G, Colletier JP, Schulenburg H*, Dierking K* (2020) The C. elegans GATA transcription factor elt-2 mediates distinct transcriptional responses and opposite infection outcomes towards different Bacillus thuringiensisstrains. PLoS Pathogens.  *Shared senior authorship.

 

Dirksen P*, Assié A*, Zimmermann J, Zhang F, Tietje AM, Marsh SA, Félix MA, Shapira M, Kaleta C, Schulenburg H*, Samuel B* (2020) CeMbio - The Caenorhabditis elegans microbiome resource. G3. *Shared first or senior authorship.

 

Kolodny O, Schulenburg H (2020) Microbiome-mediated plasticity directs host evolution along several distinct time scales. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society London B.

 

Zimmermann J*, Obeng N*, Yang W, Pees B, Petersen B, Waschina S, Kissoyan KAB, Aidley J, Hoeppner MP, Bunk B, Spröer C, Leippe M, Dierking K, Kaleta C*, Schulenburg H* (2020) The functional repertoire encoded within the native microbiome of the model nematode Caenorhabditis elegans. ISME Journal.   *Shared first or senior authorship.

 

Dierking K, Pita L (2020) Receptors mediating host-microbiota communication in the metaorganism: the invertebrate perspective. Frontiers in Immunology.

 

Botelho J, Schulenburg H (2020) The role of integrative and conjugative elements in antibiotic resistance evolution. Trends in Microbiology.

 

Johnke J, Dirksen P, Schulenburg H (2020) Community assembly of the native C. elegans microbiome is influenced by time, substrate, and individual bacterial taxa. Environmental Microbiology.

 

Johnke J, Fraune S, Bosch TCG, Hentschel U, Schulenburg H (2020) Bdellovibrio and Like Organisms are predictors of microbiome diversity in distinct host groups. Microbial Ecology.

 

Merker M, Tueffers L, Vallier M, Groth E, Sonnenkalb L, Unterweger D, Baines J, Niemann S, Schulenburg H (2020) Evolutionary approaches to combat antibiotic resistance: opportunities and challenges for precision medicine. Frontiers in Immunology.

 

Schenk H, Schulenburg H, Traulsen A (2020) How long do Red Queen dynamics survive under genetic drift? A comparative analysis of evolutionary and eco-evolutionary models. BMC Evolutionary Biology.

 

Choi R, Kim D, Li S, Massot M, Narayan V, Slowinski S, Schulenburg H, Shapira M (2020) Extra-intestinal regulation of the gut microbiome: The case of C. elegans TGFß/SMA signaling. Pages 119-134. In: Cellular dialogues in the holobiont. Edited by Bosch TCG, Hadfield MG. Evolutionary Cell Biology Series. CRC Press.

 

Claussen C, Knapp JM, Kapitza M, Bernholt A, Schulenburg H, Kremer K (2020) Metaorganismusforschung trifft Schule. Biologie in unserer Zeit.

 

Kapitza M, Tueffers L, Schulenburg H, Kremer K (2020) Den Resistenzen auf der Spur - Außerschulisches Lernen zur Förderung epistemischer Überzeugungen. MNU Journal 01.2020:36-40.

2019


Kissoyan KAB, Drechsler M, Stange EL, Zimmermann J, Kaleta C, Bode H, Dierking K (2019) Natural C. elegans microbiota protects against infection via production of a cyclic lipopeptide of the viscosin group. Current Biology.

 

Papkou A, Guzella T, Yang W, Koepper S, Pees B, Schalkowski R, Barg MC, Rosenstiel PC, Teotonio H, Schulenburg H (2019) The genomic basis of Red Queen dynamics during rapid reciprocal host-pathogen coevolution. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA.

 

Ferro K, Peuss R, Yang W, Rosenstiel P, Schulenburg H, Kurtz J (2019) Experimental evolution of immunological specificity. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA.

 

Barbosa C*, Roemhild R*, Rosenstiel P, Schulenburg H (2019) Evolutionary stability of collateral sensitivity to antibiotics in the model pathogen Pseudomonas aeruginosa. eLife. *Shared first authors.

 

Sieber M, Pita L, Weiland-Braeuer N, Dirksen P, Wang J, Mortzfeld B, Franzenburg S, Schmitz RA, Baines JF, Fraune S, Hentschel U, Schulenburg H, Bosch TCG, Traulsen A (2019) Neutrality in the metaorganism. PLoS Biology.

 

Tueffers L, Barbosa C, Bobis I, Schubert S, Höppner M, Ruehlemann M, Franke A, Rosenstiel P, Friedrichs A, Krenz-Weinreich A, Fickenscher H, Bewig B, Schreiber S, Schulenburg H (2019) Pseudomonas aeruginosa populations in the cystic fibrosis lung lose sensitivity to newly applied ß-lactam antibiotics within less than three days. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy.

 

Yang W*, Petersen C*, Pees B*, Zimmermann J, Waschina S, Dirksen P, Rosenstiel P, Tholey A, Leippe M, Dierking K, Kaleta C*, Schulenburg H* (2019) The inducible response of the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans to members of its natural microbiota across development and adult life. Frontiers in Microbiology *Shared first or senior authorship.

 

Rausch P, Rühlemann M, Hermes B, Doms S, Dagan T, Dierking K, Domin H, Fraune S, von Frieling J, Hentschel U, Heinsen F-A, Höppner MP, Jahn M, Jaspers C, Kissoyan KAB, Langfeldt D, Rehman A, Reusch TBH, Roeder T, Schmitz RA, Schulenburg H, Soluch R, Sommer F, Stukenbrock EH, Weiland-Bräuer N, Rosenstiel P, Franke A, Bosch TCG, Baines JF (2019) Comparative analysis of amplicon and metagenomic sequencing methods reveals key features in the evolution of animal metaorganisms. Microbiome.

 

Yang W, Rosenstiel P, Schulenburg H (2019) aFold – using polynomial uncertainty modelling for differential gene expression estimation from RNA sequencing data. BMC Genomics.

 

Roemhild R, Schulenburg H (2019) Evolutionary ecology meets the antibiotic crisis: Can we control pathogen adaptation through sequential therapy? Evolution, Medicine and Public Health.

 

Snoek BL, Volkers RJM, Nijveen H, Petersen C, Dirksen P, Sterken MG, Nakad R, Riksen J, Rosenstiel P, Stastna JJ, Braeckman BP, Harvey SC, Schulenburg H*, Kammenga JE* (2019) A multi-parent recombinant inbred line population of C. elegans allows identification of novel QTLs for complex life-history traits. BMC Biology.  *Shared senior authorship.

2018


Roemhild R, Gokhale CS, Dirksen P, Blake C, Rosenstiel P, Traulsen A, Andersson DI, Schulenburg H (2018) Cellular hysteresis as a principle to maximize the efficacy of antibiotic therapy. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA.

 

Barbosa C, Beardmore R, Schulenburg H*, Jansen G* (2018) Antibiotic combination efficacy (ACE) networks for a Pseudomonas aeruginosa model. PLoS Biology. *Shared senior authorship.

 

Cassidy L, Petersen C, Treitz C, Dierking K, Schulenburg H, Leippe M, Tholey A (2018) The C. elegans proteome response to naturally associated microbiome members of the genus Ochrobactrum. Proteomics.

 

Schulenburg H (2018) Infection Models: Novel Potato Blight-like Pathogens in Worms. Current Biology.

 

Bang C, Dagan T, Deines P, Dubilier N, Duschl WJ, Fraune S, Hentschel U, Hirt H, Huelter N, Lachnit T, Picazo D, Galan PL, Pogoreutz C, Raedecker N, Saad M M, Schmitz R A, Schulenburg H, Voolstra CR, Weiland-Braeuer N, Ziegler M, Bosch TCG (2018) Metaorganisms in extreme environments: do microbes play a role in organismal adaptation? Zoology.

 

Kapitza M, Tueffers L, Schulenburg H, Kremer K (2018) Wie gelangen antibiotikaresistente Keime in einen Badesee? Unterricht Biologie 439.

2017


Barbosa C, Trebosc V, Kemmer C, Rosenstiel P, Beardmore R, Schulenburg H*, Jansen G* (2017) Alternative evolutionary paths to bacterial antibiotic resistance cause distinct collateral effects. Molecular Biology & Evolution. *Shared senior authorship

 

Pees B, Kloock A, Nakad R, Barbosa C, Dierking K (2017) Enhanced behavioral immune defenses in a C. elegans C-type lectin-like domain gene mutant. Developmental & Comparative Immunology.

 

Schulenburg H, Felix MA (2017) The natural biotic environment of C. elegans. WormBook chapter. Genetics.

 

Zhang F, Berg M, Dierking K, Felix MA, Shapira M*, Samuel B*, Schulenburg H* (2017) Caenorhabditis elegans as a model for microbiome research. Frontiers in Microbiology. *Shared senior authorship

 

Rafaluk C, Yang W, Mitschke A, Rosenstiel P, Schulenburg H, Joop G (2017) Highly potent host external immunity acts as a strong selective force enhancing rapid parasite virulence evolution. Environmental Microbiology.

 

Greenwood JM, Milutinovic B, Peuss R, Behrens S, Esser D, Rosenstiel P, Schulenburg H, Kurtz J (2017) Oral immune priming with Bacillus thuringiensis induces a shift in the gene expression of Tribolium castaneum larvae. BMC Genomics.

 

Hollensteiner J, Poehlein A, Sproer C, Bunk B, Sheppard AE, Rosenstiel P, Schulenburg H, Liesegang H (2017) Complete Genome Sequence of the nematicidal Bacillus thuringiensis MYBT18247. Journal of Biotechnology.

 

Hollensteiner J, Poehlein A, Sproer C, Bunk B, Sheppard AE, Rosenstiel P, Schulenburg H, Liesegang H (2017) Complete Genome Sequence of the nematicidal Bacillus thuringiensis MYBT18246. Standards in Genomic Sciences.

 

Ammerpohl O, Hattermann K, Held-Feindt J, Roecken C, Schaefer H, Schem C, Schewe D, Schulenburg H, Sebens S, Synowitz M, Tiwari S, Traulsen A, Trauzold A, Valerius T, Wesch D (2017) Dormancy: An evolutionary key phenomenon in cancer development. In: Ujvari B, Roche B, Thomas F (eds.). Ecology and Evolution of Cancer. pp. 235-242. Elsevier Academic Press.

2016


Dirksen P, Marsh SA, Braker I, Heitland N, Wagner S, Nakad R, Mader S, Petersen C, Kowallik V, Rosenstiel PC, Felix MA, Schulenburg H (2016) The native microbiome of the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans: Gateway to a new host-microbiome model. BMC Biology.

 

Jansen G, Mahrt N, Tueffers L, Barbosa C, Harjes M, Adolph G, Friedrichs A, Krenz-Weinreich A, Rosenstiel P, Schulenburg H (2016) Association between clinical antibiotic resistance and susceptibility of Pseudomonas in the cystic fibrosis lung. Evolution, Medicine & Public Health.

 

Yang W, Rosenstiel P, Schulenburg H (2016) ABSSeq: a new RNA-Seq analysis method based on modelling absolute expression differences. BMC Genomics.

 

Nakad R, Snoek LB, Yang W, Ellendt S, Schneider F, Mohr TG, Roesingh L, Masche AC, Rosenstiel PC, Dierking K, Kammenga JE, Schulenburg H (2016) Contrasting invertebrate immune defense behaviors caused by a single gene, the Caenorhabditis elegans neuropeptide receptor gene npr-1. BMC Genomics.

 

Yang W, Dierking K, Rosenstiel PC, Schulenburg H (2016) GATA transcription factor as a likely key regulator of the Caenorhabditis elegans innate immune response against gut pathogens. Zoology.

 

Papkou A, Gokhale C, Traulsen A, Schulenburg H (2016) Host-parasite coevolution: Why changing population size matters. Zoology.

 

Dierking K, Yang W, Schulenburg H (2016) Antimicrobial effectors in the nematode C. elegans – an outgroup to the Arthropoda. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society London B.

 

Kurtz J, Reusch TBH, Schulenburg H (2016) Host-parasite coevolution – rapid reciprocal adaptation and its genetic basis. Zoology.

 

Strauss JF, Crain P, Schulenburg H, Telschow A (2016) Experimental evolution in silico: a custom-designed mathematical model for virulence evolution of Bacillus thuringiensis. Zoology.

 

Yang W, Dierking K, Schulenburg H (2016) WormExp: a web-based application for a Caenorhabditis elegans-specific gene expression enrichment analysis. Bioinformatics. (Database link)

 

Pees B, Yang W, Zarate-Potes A, Schulenburg H, Dierking K (2016) High innate immune specificity through diversification of C type lectin-like domain proteins in invertebrates. Journal of Innate Immunity.

 

Sheppard AE, Nakad R, Saebelfeld M, Masche AC, Dierking K, Schulenburg H (2016) High instability of a nematicidal Cry toxin plasmid in Bacillus thuringiensis. Journal of Invertebrate Pathology.

2015


Roemhild R, Barbosa C, Beardmore R, Jansen G, Schulenburg H (2015) Temporal variation in antibiotic environments slows down resistance evolution in pathogenic Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Evolutionary Applications.

 

Masri L, Branca A, Sheppard AE, Papkou A, Laehnemann D, Guenther PS, Prahl S, Saebelfeld M, Hollensteiner J, Liesegang H, Brzuszkiewicz E, Daniel R, Michiels NK, Schulte RD, Kurtz J, Rosenstiel P, Telschow A, Bornberg-Bauer E, Schulenburg H (2015) Host-pathogen coevolution: the selective advantage of Bacillus thuringiensis virulence and its Cry toxin genes. PLoS Biology.

 

Fuentes-Hernandez A, Plucain J, Gori F, Reding C, Pena-Miller R, Jansen G, Schulenburg H, Gudelj I, Beardmore R (2015) Using a sequential regimen to eliminate bacteria at sub-lethal antibiotic dosages. PLoS Biology.

 

Jansen G, Crummenerl LL, Gilbert F, Mohr T, Pfefferkorn R, Thaenert R, Rosenstiel P, Schulenburg H (2015) Evolutionary transition from pathogenicity to commensalism: global regulator mutations mediate fitness gains through virulence attenuation. Molecular Biology & Evolution.

 

Hochberg M, Jansen G (2015) Bacteria: Assessing resistance to new antibiotics. Nature.

 

Aktipis AC, Boddy AM, Jansen G, Hibner U, Hochberg ME, Maley C, Wilkinson GS (2015) Cancer across the tree of life: cooperation and cheating in multicellularity. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society London B.

 

Jansen G, Gatenby R, Aktipis AC (2015) Control vs. eradication: Applying infectious disease treatment strategies to cancer. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA.

 

Petersen C, Hermann RJ, Barg MC, Schalkowski R, Barbosa C, Dirksen P, Schulenburg H (2015) Travelling at a slug’s pace: possible invertebrate vectors of Caenorhabditis nematodes. BMC Ecology.

 

Petersen C, Saebelfeld M, Barbosa C, Pees B, Hermann RJ, Schalkowski R, Strathmann EA, Dirksen P,

Schulenburg H (2015) 10 years of life in compost: temporal and spatial variation of North German C. elegans populations. Ecology & Evolution.

 

Petersen C, Dirksen P, Schulenburg H (2015) Why we need more ecology for genetic models such as C. elegans. Trends in Genetics.

 

Rafaluk C, Gildenhard M, Mitschke A, Telschow A, Schulenburg H, Joop G (2015) Rapid evolution of virulence leading to host extinction under host-parasite coevolution. BMC Evolutionary Biology.

 

Rafaluk C, Jansen G, Schulenburg H, Joop G (2015) When experimental selection for virulence leads to loss of virulence. Trends in Parasitology.

 

Yang W, Dierking K, Esser D, Tholey A, Leippe M, Rosenstiel P, Schulenburg H (2015) Overlapping and unique signatures in the proteomic and transcriptomic responses of the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans towards pathogenic Bacillus thuringiensis. Developmental & Comparative Immunology.

 

Song Y, Gokhale CS, Papkou A, Schulenburg H, Traulsen A (2015) Host-parasite coevolution in populations of constant and variable size. BMC Evolutionary Biology.

2014


Laehnemann D, Pena-Miller R, Rosenstiel P, Beardmore R, Jansen G, Schulenburg H (2014) Genomics of rapid adaptation to antibiotics: convergent evolution and scalable sequence amplification. Genome Biology and Evolution.

 

Jansen G, Aktipis AC (2014) Resistance is mobile: The evolution of increasingly mobile genetic elements encoding resistance. Journal of Evolutionary Medicine.

 

Behrens S, Peuss R, Milutinovic B, Eggert H, Esser D, Rosenstiel P, Schulenburg H, Bornberg-Bauer E, Kurtz J (2014) Infection routes matter in population-specific responses of the red flour beetle to the entomopathogen Bacillus thuringiensis. BMC Genomics.

 

Petersen C, Dirksen P, Prahl S, Strathmann EA, Schulenburg H (2014) The prevalence of Caenorahbditis elegans across 1.5 years in selected North German locations: the importance of substrate type, abiotic parameters and Caenorhabditis competitors. BMC Ecology.

 

Jansen G, Barbosa C, Schulenburg H (2014) Experimental evolution as an efficient tool to dissect adaptive paths to antibiotic resistance. Drug Resistance Updates.

2013


Pena-Miller R, Laehnemann D, Jansen G, Fuentes-Hernandez A, Rosenstiel P, Schulenburg H, Beardmore R (2013) When the most potent combinations of antibiotics select for the greatest bacterial load: the smile-frown transition. PLoS Biology.

 

Masri L, Schulte RD, Timmermeyer N, Thanisch S, Crummenerl L, Jansen G, Michiels NK, Schulenburg H (2013) Sex differences in host defense interfere with parasite-mediated selection for outcrossing during host-parasite coevolution. Ecology Letters.

 

Gokhale CS, Papkou A, Traulsen A, Schulenburg H (2013) Lotka-Volterra dynamics kills the Red Queen: population size fluctuations and associated stochasticity dramatically change host-parasite coevolution. BMC Evolutionary Biology.

 

Schulte RD, Makus C, Schulenburg H (2013) Host-parasite coevolution favours parasite genetic diversity and horizontal gene transfer. Journal of Evolutionary Biology.

 

Sheppard A, Poehlein A, Rosenstiel P, Liesegang H, Schulenburg H (2013) The complete genome sequence of Bacillus thuringiensis 407 cry-. Genome Announcements.

 

Volkers RM, Snoek LB, Van Hellenberg Hubar CJV, Coopman R, Chen W, Yang W, Sterken MG, Schulenburg H, Braeckman BP, Kammenga JE (2013) Gene-environment and protein degradation signatures characterize genomic and phenotypic diversity in wild Caenorhabditis elegans populations. BMC Biology.

 

Hornung C, Poehlein A, Haack FS, Schmidt M, Dierking K, Pohlen A, Schulenburg H, Blokesch M, Plener L, Jung K, Bonge A, Krohn-Molt I, Utpatel C, Timmermann G, Spieck E, Pommerening-Roeser A, Bode E, Bode HB, Daniel R, Schmeisser C, Streit WR (2013) The Janthinobacterium sp. HH01 genome encodes a homologue of the V. cholerae CqsA and L. pneumophila LqsA autoinducer synthases. PLoS One.

 

Li J, Lehmann S, Weissbecker B, Ojeda Naharros I, Schuetz S, Joop G, Wimmer EA (2013) Odoriferous defensive stink gland transcriptome to identify novel genes necessary for quinone synthesis in the red flour beetle, Tribolium castaneum. PLoS Genetics.

2012


Schulte RD, Hasert B, Makus C, Michiels NK, Schulenburg H (2012) Increased responsiveness in feeding behaviour of Caenorhabditis elegans after experimental coevolution with its microparasite Bacillus thuringiensis. Biology Letters.

 

Wang J, Nakad R, Schulenburg H (2012) Activation of the Caenorhabditis elegans FOXO family transcription factor DAF-16 by pathogenic Bacillus thuringiensis. Developmental & Comparative Immunology.

 

Pena-Miller R, Laehnemann D, Schulenburg H, Ackermann M, Beardmore R (2012) Selecting against drug-resistant pathogens: optimal treatments in the presence of commensal bacteria. Bulletin of Mathematical Biology.

 

Pena-Miller R, Laehnemann D, Schulenburg H, Ackermann M, Beardmore R (2012) The optimal deployment of synergistic antibiotics: a control-theoretic approach. Journal of the Royal Society Interface.

before 2012


Schulte RD, Makus C, Hasert B, Michiels NK, Schulenburg H (2011) Host-parasite local adaptation after experimental coevolution of Caenorhabditis elegans and its microparasite Bacillus thuringiensis. Proc. R. Soc. Lond. B 278:2832-2839.

 

Boehnisch C, Wong D, Habig M, Isermann K, Michiels NK, Roeder T, May RC, Schulenburg H (2011) Protist-type lysozymes of the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans contribute to resistance against pathogenic Bacillus thuringiensis. PLoS One 6:e24619.

 

Dierking K, Polanowska J, Omi S, Engelmann I, Gut M, Lembo F, Ewbank JJ, Pujol N (2011) Unusual regulation of a STAT protein by a SLC6 family transporter in C. elegans epidermal innate immunity. Cell Host Microbe 9:425-435.

 

Boughton RK, Joop G, Armitage SAO (2011) Outdoor immunology: methodological considerations for ecologists. Funct. Ecol. 25:81-100.

 

Bijtenhoorn P, Meyerhofer H, Mueller-Diekmann J, Utpatel C, Schipper C, Hornung C, Szesny M, Grond S, Thuermer A, Brzuszkiewicz E, Daniel R, Dierking K, Schulenburg H, Streit WR (2011) A novel metagenomic short-chain dehydrogenase/reductase attenuates Pseudomonas aeruginosa biofilm formation and virulence on Caenorhabditis elegans. PLoS One 6:e26278.

 

Schulte RD, Makus C, Hasert B, Michiels NK, Schulenburg H (2010) Multiple reciprocal adaptations and rapid genetic change upon experimental coevolution of an animal host and its microbial parasite. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 107:7359-7364.

 

Anagnostou C, LeGrand EA, Rohlfs M (2010) Friendly food for fitter flies – Influence of the microbial food on diet choice and parasitoid resistance in Drosophila. Oikos 119:533-541.

 

Velavan TP, Schulenburg H, Michiels NK (2010) Detection of multiple infections by Monocystis strains in a single earthworm host using ribosomal internal transcribed spacer sequence variation. Parasitology 137:45-51.

 

Schulenburg H, Kurtz J, Moret Y, Siva-Jothy M (2009) Ecological immunology. Phil Trans. R. Soc. Lond. B 364:3-14.

 

Velavan TP, Weller S, Schulenburg H, Michiels NK (2009) High genetic diversity and heterogeneous parasite load in the earthworm Lumbricus terrestris on a German meadow. Soil Biol Biochem 41:1591-1595.

 

Wegewitz V, Schulenburg H, Streit A (2009) Do males facilitate the spread of novel phenotypes within populations of the androdioecious nematode Caenorhabditis elegans? J. Nematol. 41:247-254.

 

Schulenburg H, Hoeppner MP, Weiner III J, Bornberg-Bauer E (2008) Specificity of the innate immune system and diversity of C-type lectin domain (CTLD) proteins in the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans. Immunobiol. 213:237-250.

 

Pujol N, Zugasti O, Wong D, Couillault C, Kurz CL, Schulenburg H, Ewbank JJ (2008) Anti-fungal innate immunity in C. elegans is enhanced by evolutionary diversification of antimicrobial peptides. PLoS Path. 4:e1000105.

 

Schulenburg H, Boehnisch C (2008) Diversification and adaptive sequence evolution of Caenorhabditis lysozymes (Nematoda: Rhabditidae). BMC-Evol. Biol. 8:114.

 

Wegewitz V, Schulenburg H, Streit A (2008) Experimental insight into the proximate causes of male persistance variation among two strains of the androdioecious Caenorhabditis elegans (Nematoda). BMC Ecol. 8:12.

 

Anthes N, Schulenburg H, Michiels NK (2008) Evolutionary relations between male and female morphology and mating behaviour in opisthobranch sea slugs. Evolution 62: 900-916.

 

Novo M, Velavan TP, Almodóvar A, Schulenburg H, Díaz-Cosín DJ, Michiels NK (2008) Microsatellite markers for the drought-resistant earthworm Hormogaster elisae. Mol. Ecol. Notes 8:901-903.

 

Hasshoff M, Boehnisch C, Tonn D, Hasert B, Schulenburg H (2007) The role of Caenorhabditis elegans insulin-like signalling in the behavioural avoidance of pathogenic Bacillus thuringiensis. FASEB J. 21:1801-1812.

 

Schulenburg H, Boehnisch C, Michiels NK (2007) How do invertebrates generate a highly specific innate immune response? Mol. Immunol. 44:3338-3344.

 

Schulenburg H, Ewbank JJ (2007) The genetics of pathogen avoidance in Caenorhabditis elegans. Mol. Microbiol. 66:563-570.

 

Sicard M, Hering S, Schulte R, Gaudriault S, Schulenburg H (2007) The effect of pathogenic Photorhabdus luminescens on survival, development, population growth, and behavioural defences of Caenorhabditis elegans. Environm. Microbiol. 9:12-25.

 

Bruvo R, Schulenburg H, Storhas M, Michiels NK (2007) Synergism between mutational meltdown and Red Queen in parthenogenetic biotypes of the freshwater planarian Schmidtea polychroa. Oikos 116:313-323.

 

Field SG, Lange M, Schulenburg H, Velavan TP, Michiels NK (2007) Genetic diversity and parasitism in a fragmented urban metapopulation of Lumbricus terrestris. Anim. Conserv. 10:162-175.

 

Haag E, Chamberlin H, Coghlan A, Fitch DHA, Peters AD, Schulenburg H (2007) Caenorhabditis evolution. Trends Genet. 23:101-104.

 

Velavan TP, Schulenburg H, Michiels NK (2007) Development and characterization of novel microsatellite markers for the common earthworm (Lumbricus terrestris L.). Mol. Ecol. Notes 7:1060-1062.

 

D’Souza TG, Schulte R, Schulenburg H, Michiels NK (2006) Paternal inheritance in parthenogenetic forms of the planarian Schmidtea polychroa. Heredity 97:97-101.

 

Haber M, Schüngel M, Putz A, Müller S, Hasert B, Schulenburg H (2005) Evolutionary history of Caenorhabditis elegans inferred from microsatellites: evidence for spatial and temporal genetic differentiation and the occurrence of outcrossing. Mol. Biol. Evol. 22:160-173. (Abstract)

 

Koene JM, Schulenburg H (2005) Shooting darts: co-evolution and counter-adaptation in hermaphroditic snails. BMC-Evol. Biol. 5:25.

 

Bruvo R, D’Souza TG, Michiels NK, Schulenburg H (2004) A simple method for the calculation of microsatellite genotype distances irrespective of ploidy level. Mol. Ecol. 13:2101-2106.

 

D’Souza TG, Storhas M, Schulenburg H, Beukeboom LW, Michiels NK (2004) Occasional sex in an “asexual” polyploid hermaphrodite. Proc. R. Soc. Lond. B 271:1001-1007.

 

Schulenburg H, Ewbank JJ (2004) Diversity and specificity in the interaction between Caenorhabditis elegans (Nematoda: Rhabditidae) and the pathogen Serratia marcescens (Enterobacteriaceae). BMC-Evol. Biol. 4:49.

 

Schulenburg H, Kurz CL, Ewbank JJ (2004) Evolution of the innate immune system: the worm perspective. Immunol. Rev. 198:36-58.

 

Schulenburg H, Müller S (2004) Natural variation in the response of Caenorhabditis elegans towards Bacillus thuringiensis. Parasitology 128:433-443.

 

Webberley KM, Hurst GDD, Husband RW, Schulenburg JHGVD, Sloggett JJ, Isham V, Buszko J, Majerus MEN (2004) Host reproduction and a sexually transmitted disease: causes and consequences of Coccipolipus hippodamiae distribution on coccinellid beetles. J. Anim. Ecol. 73:1-10.

 

Schulenburg JHGVD, Hurst GDD, Tetzlaff D, Booth GE, Zakharov IA, Majerus MEN (2002) History of infection with different male-killing bacteria in the two-spot ladybird beetle Adalia bipunctata revealed through mitochondrial DNA sequence analysis. Genetics 160:1075-1086.

 

Sloggett JJ, Volkl W, Schulze W, Schulenburg JHGVD, Majerus MEN (2002) The ant-associations and diet of the ladybird Coccinella magnifica (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae). Eur. J. Entomol. 99:565-569.

 

Schulenburg JHGVD, Hancock JM, Pagnamenta A, Sloggett JJ, Majerus MEN, Hurst GDD (2001) Extreme length and length variation of the first ribosomal internal transcribed spacer in ladybirds (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae). Mol. Biol. Evol. 18:648-660.

 

Schulenburg JHGVD, Habig M, Sloggett JJ, Webberley KM, Bertrand D, Hurst GDD, Majerus MEN (2001) Incidence of male-killing Rickettsia spp. (?-Proteobacteria) in the ten-spot ladybird beetle Adalia decempunctata L. (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae). Appl. Environm. Microbiol. 67:270-277.

 

Jiggins FM, Schulenburg JHGVD, Hurst GDD, Majerus MEN (2001) Recombination confounds interpretations of Wolbachia evolution. Proc. R. Soc. Lond.B 268:1423-27.

 

Jiggins FM, Hurst GDD, Schulenburg JHGVD, Majerus MEN (2001) Two male-killing Wolbachia strains coexist within a population of the butterfly Acraea encedon. Heredity 86:161-166.

 

Schulenburg JHGVD, Hurst GDD, Huigens TME, van Meer MMM, Jiggins FM, Majerus MEN (2000) Molecular evolution and phylogenetic utility of Wolbachia ftsZ and wsp gene sequences with special reference to the origin of male-killing. Mol. Biol. Evol. 17:584-600.

 

Schulenburg JHGVD, Majerus TMO, Dorzhu CM, Zakharov IA, Hurst GDD, Majerus MEN (2000) Evolution of male-killing Spiroplasma (Proteobacteria: Mollicutes) inferred from ribosomal spacer sequences. J. Gen. Appl. Microbiol. 46:95-98.

 

Hurst GDD, Johnson AP, Schulenburg JHGVD, Fuyama Y (2000) Male-killing Wolbachia in Drosophila: a temperature sensitive trait with a threshold bacterial density. Genetics 156:699-709.

 

Jiggins FM, Hurst GDD, Jiggins CD, Schulenburg JHGVD, Majerus MEN (2000) The butterfly Danaus chrysippus is infected by a male-killing Spiroplasma bacterium. Parasitology 120:439-446.

 

Majerus MEN, Schulenburg JHGVD, Zakharov IA (2000) Multiple causes of male-killing in a single sample of the two-spot ladybird, Adalia bipunctata (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) from Moscow. Heredity 84:605-609.

 

Zakharov IA, Goryacheva II, Shaikevich EV, Schulenburg JHGVD, Majerus MEN (2000) Wolbachia, a new bacterial agent causing sex-ratio bias in the two-spot ladybird Adalia bipunctata L. Russ. J. Genet. 36:385-388.

 

Majerus TMO, Schulenburg JHGVD, Majerus MEN, Hurst GDD (1999) Molecular identification of a male-killing agent in the ladybird Harmonia axyridis (Pallas) (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae). Insect Mol. Biol. 8:551-556.

 

Hurst GDD, Jiggins FM, Schulenburg JHGVD, Bertrand D, West SA, Goriacheva II, Zakharov IA, Werren JH, Stouthamer R, Majerus MEN (1999) Male-killing Wolbachia in two species of insects. Proc. R. Soc. Lond. B 266:735-740.

 

Hurst GDD, Schulenburg JHGVD, Majerus TMO, Bertrand D, Zakharov IA, Baungaard J, Völkl W, Stouthamer R, Majerus MEN (1999) Invasion of one insect species, Adalia bipunctata, by two different male-killing bacteria. Insect Mol. Biol. 8:133-139.

 

Schulenburg JHGVD, Englisch U, Wägele JW (1999) Evolution of ITS1 rDNA in the Digenea (Platyhelminthes: Trematoda): 3′ end sequence conservation and its phylogenetic utility. J. Mol. Evol. 48:2-12.

 

Schulenburg JHGVD, Wägele JW (1998) Molecular characterisation of digenetic trematodes associated with Cyathura carinata (Crustacea: Isopoda) with a note on the utility of 18S ribosomal DNA for phylogenetic analysis in the Digenea (Platyhelminthes: Trematoda). Int. J. Parasitol. 28:1425-1428.

 

Schulenburg JHGVD, Vorbrüggen W (1997) Feuchtwälder und Ufergehölze. Pp. 106-117 in LÖBF, ed., Praxishandbuch Schmetterlingsschutz. LÖBF-Reihe Artenschutz, Volumen 1.

 

Schulenburg JHGVD (1995) Die Bedeutung von Feuchtlandgebieten für Schmetterlinge sowie daraus resultierende Zielsetzungen im Arten- und Biotopschutz – dargestellt anhand des Ergebnisses lepidopterologischer Bestandserhebungen im NSG “Erdgarten/Lauerwiesen” (Kreis Paderborn). Mitt. AG. ostwestf.-lipp. Ent. 11:29-76.