Mitarbeiterin / Staff member


Prof. Katarina Jewgenow

Stv. Direktorin / Deputy Director
Abteilungsleiterin / Head of Department

Reproduktionsbiologie / Reproduction Biology

Leibniz-Institut für Zoo- und Wildtierforschung (IZW)
im Forschungsverbund Berlin e.V.
PF 700430
10324 Berlin

Tel:       0049 (0) 30 5168 611
Fax:      0049 (0) 30 5168 612
Curriculum Vitae
Forschungsschwerpunkte / Research Foci
  • Reproduction biology
  • Cryopreservation of genetic resources (genome banking)
  • Gametogenesis in mammals
  • Contraception of wildlife animals
Publikationen / Publications

Selected research publications:

Zschockelt L, Amelkina O, Siemieniuch M, Kowalewski M, Dehnhard M, Jewgenow K Braun B (2016): Contribution of luteal prostaglandin synthesis and reception to lifespan of feline corpora lutea. Reproduction 152,111-126, doi:10.1530/REP-16-0180.

Amelkina O, Zschockelt L, Painer J, Serra R, Villaespesa F, Braun BC, Jewgenow K. (2015): Apoptosis-related factors in the luteal phase of the domestic cat and their involvement in the persistence of corpora lutea in lynxes. PLoS One 10(11): e0143414. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0143414.

Fernandez-Gonzalez L, Hribal R, Stagegaard J, Zahmel J, Jewgenow K (2015): Production of lion (Panthera leo) blastocysts after in vitro maturation and ICSI. Theriogenology 83, 995-999.

Pribbenow S, Jewgenow K, Serra R, Naidenko S, Vargas A, Dehnhard M (2014): Validation of an enzyme immunoassay for the measurement of faecal glucocorticoid metabolites in Iberian lynx (Lynx pardinus). Gen Comp Endocrinology. doi: 10.1016/j.ygcen.2014.07.015.

Painer J, Jewgenow K, Dehnhard M, Arnemo JM, Linnell JDC, Odden J, Hildebrandt TB, Goeritz F (2014): Physiologically persistent corpora lutea in Eurasian Lynx (Lynx lynx) - Longitudinal ultrasound and endocrine examinations intra-vitam. PLOS ONE 9, e90469. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0090469.

Dehnhard M, Naidenko SV, Jewgenow K (2014): Comparative metabolism of PGFM (13,14-dihydro-15-keto-PGF2a) in feces of felids. THERIOGENOLOGY 81, 733-743. doi:10.1016/j.theriogenology.2013.12.007.

Wongbandue G, Jewgenow K, Chatdarong K (2013): Effects of thyroxin (T4) and activin A on in vitro growth of preantral follicles in domestic cats. THERIOGENOLOGY 79, 824-832. doi:10.1016/j.theriogenology.2012.12.008.

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 9:37, 1-11. doi:10.1186/1746-6148-9-37.

Jewgenow K, Pukazhenthi BS, Schoen J (2013): Analysis of Sertoli cell efficiency allows the differentiation between two fundamentally different forms of feline teratospermia. THERIOGENOLOGY 79, 261-266. doi:10.1016/j.theriogenology.2012.08.014