Mitarbeiterin / Staff member

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Dr. Beate Braun

Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin/ Scientist

Reproduktionsbiologie/ Reproduction Biology

Leibniz-Institut für Zoo- und Wildtierforschung (IZW)
im Forschungsverbund Berlin e.V.
Alfred-Kowalke-Straße 17
10315 Berlin

Tel:       0049 (0) 30 5168 616
Curriculum Vitae
Forschungsschwerpunkte / Research Foci
  • Molecular factors of gamete maturation, fertilisation and pregnancy
  • Recombinant expression of proteins for functional analyses
Publikationen / Publications

Selected research publications:

Zschockelt L, Amelkina O, Siemieniuch MJ, Koster S, Jewgenow K, Braun BC (2014): Corpora lutea of pregnant and pseudopregnant domestic cats reveal similar steroidogenic capacities during the luteal life span. J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol. 144 Pt B:373-81. doi: 10.1016/j.jsbmb.2014.08.010.

Hribal R, Hachen A, Jewgenow K, Zahmel J, Fernandez-Gonzalez L, Braun BC (2014): The influence of recombinant feline oviductin on different aspects of domestic cat (Felis catus) IVF and embryo quality. Theriogenology 82(5):742-9. doi: 10.1016/j.theriogenology.2014.06.009. Epub 2014 Jun 16.

Braun BC, Zschockelt L, Dehnhard M, Jewgenow K. (2012): Progesterone and estradiol in cat placenta--biosynthesis and tissue concentration. J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol. 132(3-5):295-302. doi: 10.1016/j.jsbmb.2012.07.005.

Braun BC, Vargas A, Jewgenow K. (2012): The molecular detection of relaxin and its receptor RXFP1 in reproductive tissue of Felis catus and Lynx pardinus during pregnancy. Reproduction 143(3):399-410. doi: 10.1530/REP-11-0316.

Braun BC, Ringleb J, Waurich R, Viertel D, Jewgenow K. (2009): Functional role of feline zona pellucida protein 4 trefoil domain: a sperm receptor or structural component of the domestic cat zona pellucida? Reprod Domest Anim. 44 Suppl 2:234-8. doi: 10.1111/j.1439-0531.2009.01370.x.