Mitarbeiterin / Staff member

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Dr. Jennifer Zahmel

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 614
Curriculum Vitae
Forschungsschwerpunkte / Research Foci
  • In-vitro culture techniques of oocytes, embryos, and ovarian tissue
  • Cryopreservation of gametes
  • Behavioral training of animals
Publikationen / Publications

Selected research publications:

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, 742-9.

Wiedemann C, Zahmel J, Jewgenow K (2013) Short-term culture of ovarian cortex pieces to assess the cryopreservation outcome in wild felids for genome conservation. BMC Vet Res. 22, 9:37

Hribal R, Braun BC, Ringleb J, Jewgenow K (2012) Capabilities and challenges of examination of gene expression for quality assessment of domestic cat embryos. Reprod Domest Anim. 47 Suppl 6, 147-51

Ringleb J, Waurich R, Wibbelt G, Streich WJ, Jewgenow K (2011). Prolonged storage of epididymal spermatozoa does not affect their capacity to fertilise in vitro-matured domestic cat (Felis catus) oocytes when using ICSI. Reprod Fertil 23, 818-25

Waurich R, Ringleb J, Braun BC, Jewgenow K (2010) Embryonic gene activation in in vitro produced embryos of the domestic cat (Felis catus). Reproduction. 140, 531-40