Staff member

Prof. Dr. Fickel, Jörns

Head of Department

Evolutionary Genetics

Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research (IZW)
in the Forschungsverbund Berlin e.V.
Alfred-Kowalke-Straße 17
10315 Berlin
Germany

Phone:      +49 (0) 30 5168 314
e-mail: fickel@izw-berlin.de
 
Affiliations and memberships
Research Foci
  • Evolution and Phylogeography of Lagomorphs, Ungulates (mainly Cervids), and Carnivores (mainly Felids)
  • Evolution of adaptive traits in Mammals
  • Environmental cues and their impact on epigenetic modifications in Mammals

 

Publikationen/ Publications

Ausgewählte Veröffentlichungen/ Selected research publications:

Fritze M, Costantini D, Fickel J, Wehner D, Czirják G*, Voigt C* (2019): Immune response of hibernating European bats to a fungal challenge . Biol Open 8(10):
 
Mengüllüoğlu D, Fickel J, Hofer H, Förster DW (2019): Non-invasive faecal sampling reveals spatial organization and improves measures of genetic diversity for the conservation assessment of territorial species: Caucasian lynx as a case species. PLOS ONE 14(5): e0216549.
 
Radchuk V, Kramer-Scadt S, Fickel J, Wilting A (2019): Distributions of mammals in Southeast Asia: the role of the legacy of climate and species body mass. J BIOGEOGR 46(10): 2350-2362.
 
Radchuk V, Reed T, Teplitsky C, van de Pol M, Charmantier A, Hassall C, Adamík P, Adriaensen F, Ahola M, Arcese P, Miguel Avilés J, Balbontin J, Berg KS, Borras A, Burthe S, Clobert J, Dehnhard N, de Lope F, Dhondt AA, Dingemanse NJ, Eeva T, Fickel J, Filella I, Fossøy F, Goodenough AE, Hall SJG, Hansson B, Harris M, Hasselquist D, Hickler T, Joshi J, Kharouba H, Gabriel Martínez J, Mihoub J-B, Mills JA, Molina-Morales M, Moksnes A, Ozgul A, Parejo D, Pilard P, Poisbleau M, Rousset F, Rödel M-O, Scott D, Senar JC, Stefanescu C, Stokke BG, Tamotsu K, Tarka M, Tarwater C, Thonicke K, Thorley J, Wilting A, Tryjanowski P, Merilä J, Sheldon B, Møller AP, Matthysen E, Janzen F, Dobson S, Visser ME, Beissinger SR, Courtiol A*, Kramer-Schadt S*(2019): Adaptive responses of animals to climate change are most likely insufficient. NAT COMM, 10: 3109. (*These authors contributed equally)
 
Weyrich A*, Lenz D, Fickel J (2019): Environmental change-dependent transgenerational epigenetic response. GENES 10(1): 4
 
Ambarl H, Mengüllüoğlu D, Fickel J and Förster DW (2018): Population genetics of the main population of brown bears in southwest Asia. PeerJ 6: e5660
 
Förster DW, Bull JK , Lenz D, Autenrieth M, Paijmans LAJ, Kraus RHS, Nowak C, Bayerl H, Kuehn R, Saveljev AP, Sindičić M , Hofreiter M, Schmidt K, Fickel J (2018): Targeted resequencing of coding DNA sequences for SNP discovery in nonmodel species. Mol. Ecol Resour. 18 (6): 1356-1373
 
Bayerl H, Kraus RHS, Nowak C, Foerster DW, Fickel J, Kuehn R (2017): Fast and cost-effective single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) detection in the absence of a reference genome using semideep next-generation Random Amplicon Sequencing (RAMseq).
Molecular Ecology Resources 18(1): 107-117
 
Salleh FM, Ramos-Madrigal J, Peñaloza F, Liu S, Sinding Mikkel-Holger S, Patel RP, Martins R, Lenz D, Fickel J, Roos C, Shamsir MS, Azman MS, Lim BK, Rossiter SJ, Wilting A, Gilbert MTP (2017): An expanded mammal mitogenome dataset from Southeast Asia.
GigaScience 6(8): 1–8
 
Schwensow N, Detering H, Pederson S, Mazzoni C, Sinclair R, Peacock D, Kovaliski J, Cooke B, Fickel J , Sommer S (2017): Resistance to RHD virus in wild Australian rabbits: Comparison of susceptible and resistant individuals using a genomewide approach.
Molecular Ecology 26(17): 4551–4561
doi: 10.1111/mec.14228
 
Stillfried M, Fickel J, Börner K, Wittstatt U, Heddergott M, Ortmann S, Kramer-Schadt S, Frantz AC (2017): Do cities represent sources, sinks or isolated islands for urban wild boar population structure?
Journal of Applied Ecology 54(1): 272–281
 
Paijmans JLA, Fickel J, Courtiol A, Hofreiter M, Förster DW(2016): Impact of enrichment conditions on cross-species capture of fresh and degraded DNA.
Molecular Ecology Resources 16(1): 42–55
 
Weyrich A, Lenz D, Jeschek M, Chung TH, Übensam KR, Göritz F, Jewgenow K, Fickel J (2016): Paternal intergenerational epigenetic response to heat exposure in male Wild guinea pigs.
Molecular Ecology 25(8): 1729–1740
 
Wilting A, Courtiol A, Christiansen P, Niedballa J, Scharf AK, Orlando L, Balkenhol N, Hofer H,
Kramer-Schadt S, Fickel J, Kitchener AC (2015): Planning tiger recovery: Understanding intraspecific
variation for effective conservation.
Science Advances 1(5): e1400175
 
Weyrich A, Schüllermann T, Heeger F, Jeschek M, Mazzoni C, Chen W, Schumann K, Fickel J (2014): Whole genome sequencing and methylome analysis of the wild guinea pig.
BMC Genomics 15(1): 1036
 
Röllig K, Göritz F, Fickel J, Hermes R, Hofer H, Hildebrandt TB (2010): Superconception in mammalian pregnancy can be detected and increases reproductive output per breeding season. Nature Communications 1, article 78: 1-7.
 

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Last updated on 12 November 2019.

 

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