Mitarbeiterin / Staff member

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Alexandra Weyrich

Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin / scientist

Evolutionsgenetik / Evolutionary Genetics

Leibniz-Institut für Zoo- und Wildtierforschung (IZW)
im Forschungsverbund Berlin e.V.
Alfred-Kowalke-Straße 17
10315 Berlin
Deutschland
 
Tel:       0049 (0) 30 5168 313
 
Curriculum Vitae
Forschungsschwerpunkte / Research Foci
  • Epigenetics (Epigenetic Adaptation, Ecological Epigenetics, Environmental Epigenetics)
Publikationen / Publications

Research publications:

Weyrich A, Tang X, Xu G, Schrattenholz A, Hunzinger C, Hennig W (2008): Mammalian DNMTs in the male germ line DNA of Drosophila. BIOCHEM CELL BIOL. 86, 380-385. doi:10.1139/O08-096.

Weyrich A, Axtner J, Sommer S (2010): Selection and validation of reference genes for real-time RT-PCR studies in the non-model species Delomys sublineatus, an Brazilian rodent. BIOCHEM BIOPHYS RES COMMUN 392, 145-149. doi:10.1016/j.bbrc.2009.12.173.

Weyrich A, Mahr JA, Jauernig O, Göritz F, Fritzenkötter A, Blottner S, Fickel J (2010): Seasonal changes of gene expression in roe deer (Capreolus capreolus) testis measured by expression microarray analysis. TRENDS ANIM VET SCI J 2010 1, 5-20.

Fickel J, Weyrich A (2010): Female mate choice in rodents, in: Kaoru Hashimoto, From gene to animal behavior, Springer-Verlag (Japan), Chap 4 (19).

Weyrich A (2012): Preparartion of genomic DNA from mamalian sperm. Current Protocols of Molecular Biology, Chapter: Unit 2.12.1-3, Taylor G (ed), Wiley-Blackwell, Pagosa Springs, USA.

Kärst S, Strucken EM, Schmitt AO, Weyrich A, de Villena FPM, Hyuna Yang, Brockmann GA (2013): Effect of the myostatin locus on muscle mass and intramuscular fat content in a cross between mouse lines selected for hypermuscularity. BMC GENOMICS 14:16. doi:10.1186/1471-2164-14-16.

Hennig W, Weyrich A (2013): Histone modifications in the male germ line of Drosophila; BMC DEV BIOL 13:7. doi: 10.1186/1471-213X-13-7.

Weyrich A, Schüllermann T, Heeger F, Jeschek M, Mazzoni C.J., Chen W, Schumann K, Fickel J (2014): Whole genome sequencing and methylome analysis of the wild guinea pig. BMC GENOMICS. 2014, 15:1036; doi:10.1186/1471-2164-15-1036.

Weyrich A, Lenz D, Jeschek M, Chung TH, Rübensam K, Göritz K, Jewgenow K, Fickel J (2015): Paternal intergenerational epigenetic response to heat exposure in male Wild guinea pigs. MOL ECOL – special issue Epigenetic Studies in Ecology and Evolution. doi:10.1111/mec.13494.