Publications by authors named "Bernd Hoffmann"

100Publications

Putative Novel Serotypes '33' and '35' in Clinically Healthy Small Ruminants in Mongolia Expand the Group of Atypical BTV.

Viruses 2020 12 29;13(1). Epub 2020 Dec 29.

Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Federal Research Institute for Animal Health, Südufer 10, 17943 Greifswald-Insel Riems, Germany.

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December 2020

Development of a Safe and Highly Efficient Inactivated Vaccine Candidate against Lumpy Skin Disease Virus.

Vaccines (Basel) 2020 Dec 23;9(1). Epub 2020 Dec 23.

Institute of Diagnostic Virology, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Federal Research Institute for Animal Health, Südufer 10, D-17493 Greifswald-Insel Riems, Germany.

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December 2020

Calcium mediated functional interplay between myocardial cells upon laser-induced single-cell injury: an in vitro study of cardiac cell death signaling mechanisms.

Cell Commun Signal 2020 12 28;18(1):191. Epub 2020 Dec 28.

Institute of Biological Information Processing, IBI-2: Mechanobiology, Forschungszentrum Jülich, 52425, Jülich, Germany.

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December 2020

Thermal Inactivation of Different Capripox Virus Isolates.

Microorganisms 2020 Dec 21;8(12). Epub 2020 Dec 21.

Institute of Diagnostic Virology, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, 17493 Greifswald-Insel Riems, Germany.

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December 2020

Establishment of a Challenge Model for Sheeppox Virus Infection.

Microorganisms 2020 Dec 15;8(12). Epub 2020 Dec 15.

Institute of Diagnostic Virology, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Federal Research Institute for Animal Health, Südufer 10, Insel Riems, D-17493 Greifswald, Germany.

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December 2020

Field Observations and Genetic Characterization of Sheep-Associated Malignant Catarrhal Fever in Egypt, 2018.

Vet Sci 2020 Dec 11;7(4). Epub 2020 Dec 11.

Institute of Diagnostic Virology, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, 17493 Greifswald-Insel Riems, Germany.

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December 2020

Full genome sequence of bovine alphaherpesvirus 2 (BoHV-2).

Arch Virol 2020 Dec 14. Epub 2020 Dec 14.

Institute of Diagnostic Virology, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, 17493, Greifswald - Insel Riems, Deutschland.

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December 2020

Fluorescence Correlation Spectroscopy Reveals Interaction of Some Microdomain-Associated Lipids with Cellular Focal Adhesion Sites.

Int J Mol Sci 2020 Oct 31;21(21). Epub 2020 Oct 31.

Institute of Biological Information Processing, IBI-2: Mechanobiology, Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH, 52425 Jülich, Germany.

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October 2020

"FastCheck PPR-like"-A Molecular Tool for the Fast Genome Detection of PPRV and Differential Diagnostic Pathogens.

Viruses 2020 10 29;12(11). Epub 2020 Oct 29.

Institute of Diagnostic Virology, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Südufer 10, 17493 Greifswald-Insel Riems, Germany.

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October 2020

Experimental Infection and Genetic Characterization of Two Different Capripox Virus Isolates in Small Ruminants.

Viruses 2020 09 28;12(10). Epub 2020 Sep 28.

Institute of Diagnostic Virology, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Federal Research Institute for Animal Health, Südufer 10, D-17493 Greifswald-Insel Riems, Germany.

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September 2020

Isolation and Cultivation of a New Isolate of BTV-25 and Presumptive Evidence for a Potential Persistent Infection in Healthy Goats.

Viruses 2020 09 4;12(9). Epub 2020 Sep 4.

Institute of Diagnostic Virology, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Südufer 10, 17943 Greifswald-Insel Riems, Germany.

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September 2020

2020 taxonomic update for phylum Negarnaviricota (Riboviria: Orthornavirae), including the large orders Bunyavirales and Mononegavirales.

Authors:
Jens H Kuhn Scott Adkins Daniela Alioto Sergey V Alkhovsky Gaya K Amarasinghe Simon J Anthony Tatjana Avšič-Županc María A Ayllón Justin Bahl Anne Balkema-Buschmann Matthew J Ballinger Tomáš Bartonička Christopher Basler Sina Bavari Martin Beer Dennis A Bente Éric Bergeron Brian H Bird Carol Blair Kim R Blasdell Steven B Bradfute Rachel Breyta Thomas Briese Paul A Brown Ursula J Buchholz Michael J Buchmeier Alexander Bukreyev Felicity Burt Nihal Buzkan Charles H Calisher Mengji Cao Inmaculada Casas John Chamberlain Kartik Chandran Rémi N Charrel Biao Chen Michela Chiumenti Il-Ryong Choi J Christopher S Clegg Ian Crozier John V da Graça Elena Dal Bó Alberto M R Dávila Juan Carlos de la Torre Xavier de Lamballerie Rik L de Swart Patrick L Di Bello Nicholas Di Paola Francesco Di Serio Ralf G Dietzgen Michele Digiaro Valerian V Dolja Olga Dolnik Michael A Drebot Jan Felix Drexler Ralf Dürrwald Lucie Dufkova William G Dundon W Paul Duprex John M Dye Andrew J Easton Hideki Ebihara Toufic Elbeaino Koray Ergünay Jorlan Fernandes Anthony R Fooks Pierre B H Formenty Leonie F Forth Ron A M Fouchier Juliana Freitas-Astúa Selma Gago-Zachert George Fú Gāo María Laura García Adolfo García-Sastre Aura R Garrison Aiah Gbakima Tracey Goldstein Jean-Paul J Gonzalez Anthony Griffiths Martin H Groschup Stephan Günther Alexandro Guterres Roy A Hall John Hammond Mohamed Hassan Jussi Hepojoki Satu Hepojoki Udo Hetzel Roger Hewson Bernd Hoffmann Seiji Hongo Dirk Höper Masayuki Horie Holly R Hughes Timothy H Hyndman Amara Jambai Rodrigo Jardim Dàohóng Jiāng Qi Jin Gilda B Jonson Sandra Junglen Serpil Karadağ Karen E Keller Boris Klempa Jonas Klingström Gary Kobinger Hideki Kondō Eugene V Koonin Mart Krupovic Gael Kurath Ivan V Kuzmin Lies Laenen Robert A Lamb Amy J Lambert Stanley L Langevin Benhur Lee Elba R S Lemos Eric M Leroy Dexin Li Jiànróng Lǐ Mifang Liang Wénwén Liú Yàn Liú Igor S Lukashevich Piet Maes William Marciel de Souza Marco Marklewitz Sergio H Marshall Giovanni P Martelli Robert R Martin Shin-Yi L Marzano Sébastien Massart John W McCauley Nicole Mielke-Ehret Angelantonio Minafra Maria Minutolo Ali Mirazimi Hans-Peter Mühlbach Elke Mühlberger Rayapati Naidu Tomohide Natsuaki Beatriz Navarro José A Navarro Sergey V Netesov Gabriele Neumann Norbert Nowotny Márcio R T Nunes Are Nylund Arnfinn L Økland Renata C Oliveira Gustavo Palacios Vicente Pallas Bernadett Pályi Anna Papa Colin R Parrish Alex Pauvolid-Corrêa Janusz T Pawęska Susan Payne Daniel R Pérez Florian Pfaff Sheli R Radoshitzky Aziz-Ul Rahman Pedro L Ramos-González Renato O Resende Carina A Reyes Bertus K Rima Víctor Romanowski Gabriel Robles Luna Paul Rota Dennis Rubbenstroth Jonathan A Runstadler Daniel Ruzek Sead Sabanadzovic Jiří Salát Amadou Alpha Sall Maria S Salvato Kamil Sarpkaya Takahide Sasaya Martin Schwemmle Muhammad Z Shabbir Xiǎohóng Shí Zhènglì Shí Yukio Shirako Peter Simmonds Jana Širmarová Manuela Sironi Sophie Smither Teemu Smura Jin-Won Song Kirsten M Spann Jessica R Spengler Mark D Stenglein David M Stone Petra Straková Ayato Takada Robert B Tesh Natalie J Thornburg Keizō Tomonaga Noël Tordo Jonathan S Towner Massimo Turina Ioannis Tzanetakis Rainer G Ulrich Anna Maria Vaira Bernadette van den Hoogen Arvind Varsani Nikos Vasilakis Martin Verbeek Victoria Wahl Peter J Walker Hui Wang Jianwei Wang Xifeng Wang Lin-Fa Wang Tàiyún Wèi Heather Wells Anna E Whitfield John V Williams Yuri I Wolf Zhìqiáng Wú Xin Yang Xīnglóu Yáng Xuejie Yu Natalya Yutin F Murilo Zerbini Tong Zhang Yong-Zhen Zhang Guohui Zhou Xueping Zhou

Arch Virol 2020 Dec 4;165(12):3023-3072. Epub 2020 Sep 4.

State Key Laboratory for Biology of Plant Diseases and Insect Pests, Institute of Plant Protection, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Beijing, China.

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December 2020

Minimum Infective Dose of a Lumpy Skin Disease Virus Field Strain from North Macedonia.

Viruses 2020 07 16;12(7). Epub 2020 Jul 16.

Institute of Diagnostic Virology, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Federal Research Institute for Animal Health, Südufer 10, D-17493 Greifswald-Insel Riems, Germany.

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July 2020

BlueTYPE - A low density TaqMan-RT-qPCR array for the identification of all 24 classical Bluetongue virus serotypes.

J Virol Methods 2020 May 13;282:113881. Epub 2020 May 13.

Institute of Diagnostic Virology, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Suedufer 10, 17943 Greifswald, Insel Riems, Germany. Electronic address:

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May 2020

A Novel Recombinant Newcastle Disease Virus Vectored DIVA Vaccine against Peste des Petits Ruminants in Goats.

Vaccines (Basel) 2020 Apr 28;8(2). Epub 2020 Apr 28.

Institute of Molecular Virology and Cell Biology, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Federal Research Institute for Animal Health, Südufer 10, 17493 Greifswald-Insel Riems, Germany.

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April 2020

Heterochromatin-Driven Nuclear Softening Protects the Genome against Mechanical Stress-Induced Damage.

Cell 2020 05 16;181(4):800-817.e22. Epub 2020 Apr 16.

Helsinki Institute of Life Science, Biomedicum Helsinki, University of Helsinki, 00290 Helsinki, Finland; Wihuri Research Institute, Biomedicum Helsinki, University of Helsinki, 00290 Helsinki, Finland; Stem Cells and Metabolism Research Program, Faculty of Medicine, University of Helsinki, 00290 Helsinki, Finland; Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing, 50931 Cologne, Germany; Cologne Excellence Cluster for Stress Responses in Ageing-Associated Diseases (CECAD), University of Cologne, 50931 Cologne, Germany. Electronic address:

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May 2020

Establishment of Adequate Functional Cellular Immune Response in Chicks Is Age Dependent.

Avian Dis 2020 03;64(1):69-79

Institute of Immunology, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Federal Research Institute for Animal Health, 17493 Greifswald-Insel Riems, Germany,

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March 2020

Research paper on abiotic factors and their influence on Ixodes ricinus activity-observations over a two-year period at several tick collection sites in Germany.

Parasitol Res 2020 May 26;119(5):1455-1466. Epub 2020 Mar 26.

Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Institute of Bacterial Infections and Zoonoses, Naumburger Str. 96a, D-07743, Jena, Germany.

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May 2020

Complex Size and Surface Charge Determine Nucleic Acid Transfer by Fusogenic Liposomes.

Int J Mol Sci 2020 Mar 24;21(6). Epub 2020 Mar 24.

Forschungszentrum Jülich, Institute of Biological Information Processing; IBI-2, 52428 Jülich, Germany.

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March 2020

Regulation of keratin network dynamics by the mechanical properties of the environment in migrating cells.

Sci Rep 2020 03 12;10(1):4574. Epub 2020 Mar 12.

Institute of Molecular and Cellular Anatomy, RWTH Aachen University, 52074, Aachen, Germany.

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March 2020

Inactivation of foot-and-mouth disease virus A/IRN/8/2015 with commercially available lysis buffers.

J Virol Methods 2020 04 5;278:113835. Epub 2020 Feb 5.

Institute of Diagnostic Virology, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Federal Research Institute for Animal Health, Greifswald-Insel Riems, Germany.

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April 2020

Investigations into the presence of nidoviruses in pythons.

Virol J 2020 01 17;17(1). Epub 2020 Jan 17.

Institute of Diagnostic Virology, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Südufer 10, D-17493, Greifswald-Insel Riems, Germany.

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January 2020

Rapid molecular species identification of indigenous bats from Germany for surveillance purposes.

Infect Genet Evol 2020 03 13;78:104140. Epub 2019 Dec 13.

Institute of Diagnostic Virology, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Südufer 10, 17493 Greifswald-Insel Riems, Germany.

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March 2020

Attempts to downregulate ovarian function in the bitch by applying a GnRH agonist implant in combination with a 3ß-hydroxysteroid-dehydrogenase blocker; a pilot study.

Theriogenology 2020 Mar 24;145:176-180. Epub 2019 Oct 24.

Clinic for Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Andrology of Large and Small Animals, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Justus-Liebig-University, Giessen, Germany. Electronic address:

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March 2020

[Concentrations of testosterone, estrone and estrone sulfate in peripheral blood of donkey stallions in relation to season].

Tierarztl Prax Ausg G Grosstiere Nutztiere 2019 Oct 21;47(5):294-297. Epub 2019 Oct 21.

Klinik für Geburtshilfe, Gynäkologie und Andrologie der Groß- und Kleintiere mit Tierärztlicher Ambulanz.

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October 2019

Experimental lumpy skin disease virus infection of cattle: comparison of a field strain and a vaccine strain.

Arch Virol 2019 Dec 19;164(12):2931-2941. Epub 2019 Sep 19.

Institute of Diagnostic Virology, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Federal Research Institute for Animal Health, Südufer 10, 17493, Greifswald-Insel Riems, Germany.

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December 2019

A bench-top molding method for the production of cell-laden fibrin micro-fibers with longitudinal topography.

J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 2020 05 13;108(4):1198-1212. Epub 2019 Aug 13.

Department of Biohybrid & Medical Textiles (BioTex), Institute of Applied Medical Engineering, Helmholtz Institute, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany.

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May 2020

Advanced 2D/3D cell migration assay for faster evaluation of chemotaxis of slow-moving cells.

PLoS One 2019 17;14(7):e0219708. Epub 2019 Jul 17.

Institute of Complex Systems 7: Biomechanics, Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH, Jülich, Germany.

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March 2020

A Combined AFM and Lateral Stretch Device Enables Microindentation Analyses of Living Cells at High Strains.

Methods Protoc 2019 May 24;2(2). Epub 2019 May 24.

Institute of Complex Systems: Biomechanics (ICS-7), Forschungszentrum Jülich, 52428 Jülich, Germany.

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May 2019

BTV antibody longevity in cattle five to eight years post BTV-8 vaccination.

Vaccine 2019 05 9;37(20):2656-2660. Epub 2019 Apr 9.

Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Institute of Diagnostic Virology, Südufer 10, 17943 Greifswald - Insel Riems, Germany. Electronic address:

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May 2019

Molecular characterization of Capripox viruses obtained from field outbreaks in Nigeria between 2000 and 2016.

Transbound Emerg Dis 2019 Jul 23;66(4):1631-1641. Epub 2019 Apr 23.

Institute of Diagnostic Virology, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Greifswald-Insel Riems, Germany.

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July 2019

Prostaglandin-mediated effects in early canine corpus luteum: In vivo effects on vascular and immune factors.

Reprod Biol 2019 Mar 28;19(1):100-111. Epub 2019 Mar 28.

Institute of Veterinary Anatomy, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland. Electronic address:

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March 2019

Unbiased pattern analysis reveals highly diverse responses of cytoskeletal systems to cyclic straining.

PLoS One 2019 13;14(3):e0210570. Epub 2019 Mar 13.

Institute of Complex Systems 7, Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH, Jülich, Germany.

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November 2019

Evaluation of an IGM-specific ELISA for early detection of bluetongue virus infections in domestic ruminants sera.

Transbound Emerg Dis 2019 Jan 23;66(1):537-545. Epub 2018 Nov 23.

Laboratoire de Santé Animale d'Alfort, Université Paris Est, ANSES, ENVA, INRA, UMR 1161 VIROLOGIE, Maisons-Alfort, France.

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January 2019

Serotyping of foot-and-mouth disease virus using oxford nanopore sequencing.

J Virol Methods 2019 01 26;263:50-53. Epub 2018 Oct 26.

Division of Microbiology and Animal Hygiene, University of Goettingen, Burckhardtweg 2, D-37077 Goettingen, Germany.

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January 2019

Molecular identification and characterization of nonprimate hepaciviruses in equines.

Arch Virol 2019 Feb 25;164(2):391-400. Epub 2018 Oct 25.

Institute of Diagnostic Virology, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Südufer 10, 17493, Greifswald-Insel Riems, Germany.

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February 2019

Nanoscale Topography and Poroelastic Properties of Model Tissue Breast Gland Basement Membranes.

Biophys J 2018 11 29;115(9):1770-1782. Epub 2018 Sep 29.

Institute of Complex Systems, ICS-7: Biomechanics, Forschungszentrum Jülich, Jülich, Germany. Electronic address:

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November 2018

A newly developed tetraplex real-time RT-PCR for simultaneous screening of influenza virus types A, B, C and D.

Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2019 01 22;13(1):71-82. Epub 2018 Oct 22.

Institute of Diagnostic Virology, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut (FLI), Greifswald-Insel Riems, Germany.

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January 2019

Reorientation dynamics and structural interdependencies of actin, microtubules and intermediate filaments upon cyclic stretch application.

Cytoskeleton (Hoboken) 2018 09 12;75(9):385-394. Epub 2018 Oct 12.

Forschungszentrum Jülich, Institute of Complex Systems, ICS-7: Biomechanics, Jülich, Germany.

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September 2018

Directing Neuronal Outgrowth and Network Formation of Rat Cortical Neurons by Cyclic Substrate Stretch.

Langmuir 2019 06 28;35(23):7423-7431. Epub 2018 Aug 28.

Institute of Complex Systems (ICS-7): Biomechanics , Research Centre Jülich , Jülich 52425 , Germany.

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June 2019

Colostral transmission of BTV-8 antibodies from dairy cows six years after vaccination.

Vaccine 2018 09 9;36(39):5807-5810. Epub 2018 Aug 9.

Department of Livestock Sciences, Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL), Ackerstrasse 113, Postbox 219, 5070 Frick, Switzerland. Electronic address:

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September 2018

Presence of two different bovine hepacivirus clusters in Germany.

Transbound Emerg Dis 2018 Dec 2;65(6):1705-1711. Epub 2018 Jul 2.

Institute of Diagnostic Virology, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut (FLI), Greifswald - Insel Riems, Germany.

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December 2018

Influence of cell type and cell culture media on the propagation of foot-and-mouth disease virus with regard to vaccine quality.

Virol J 2018 03 16;15(1):46. Epub 2018 Mar 16.

Institute of Diagnostic Virology, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Südufer 10, 17493, Greifswald-Insel Riems, Germany.

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March 2018

Correction to: Development of molecular confirmation tools for swift and easy rabies diagnostics.

Virol J 2017 11 14;14(1):225. Epub 2017 Nov 14.

Institute of Diagnostic Virology, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Südufer 10, D-17493, Greifswald-Insel Riems, Germany.

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November 2017

Development of molecular confirmation tools for swift and easy rabies diagnostics.

Virol J 2017 09 22;14(1):184. Epub 2017 Sep 22.

Institute of Diagnostic Virology, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Südufer 10, D-17493, Greifswald-Insel Riems, Germany.

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September 2017

Tick-borne encephalitis in a naturally infected sheep.

BMC Vet Res 2017 Aug 22;13(1):267. Epub 2017 Aug 22.

Bavarian Animal Health Service, Senator-Gerauer-Straße 23, 85586, Poing, Germany.

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August 2017

Adaption of FMDV Asia-1 to Suspension Culture: Cell Resistance Is Overcome by Virus Capsid Alterations.

Viruses 2017 08 18;9(8). Epub 2017 Aug 18.

Institute of Diagnostic Virology, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Südufer 10, 17493 Greifswald-Insel Riems, Germany.

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August 2017

Characterization of Simbu serogroup virus infections in type I interferon receptor knock-out mice.

Arch Virol 2017 Oct 12;162(10):3119-3129. Epub 2017 Jul 12.

Institute of Diagnostic Virology, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut (FLI), Suedufer 10, 17493, Greifswald, Insel Riems, Germany.

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October 2017

Inter-laboratory validation of foot-and-mouth disease diagnostic capability in Germany.

Vet Microbiol 2017 May 2;203:62-67. Epub 2017 Mar 2.

Institute of Diagnostic Virology, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Südufer 10, 17493 Greifswald-Insel Riems, Germany.

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May 2017

Classification of Cowpox Viruses into Several Distinct Clades and Identification of a Novel Lineage.

Viruses 2017 06 10;9(6). Epub 2017 Jun 10.

Institute of Diagnostic Virology, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Federal Research Institute for Animal Health, Südufer 10, 17493 Greifswald, Germany.

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June 2017

Multiple detection of zoonotic variegated squirrel bornavirus 1 RNA in different squirrel species suggests a possible unknown origin for the virus.

Arch Virol 2017 Sep 7;162(9):2747-2754. Epub 2017 Jun 7.

Institute of Diagnostic Virology, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Südufer 10, 17493, Greifswald-Insel Riems, Germany.

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September 2017

[Downregulation of LH in the bitch after application of the GnRH-agonist buserelin as a slow-release implant].

Tierarztl Prax Ausg K Kleintiere Heimtiere 2017 Jun 3;45(3):147-152. Epub 2017 May 3.

Prof. Dr. Dr. h. c. Bernd Hoffmann, Klinik für Geburtshilfe, Gynäkologie und Andrologie, der Groß- und Kleintiere mit Tierärztlicher Ambulanz, Justus-Liebig-Universität Gießen, Frankfurter Straße 106, 35392 Gießen, E-Mail:

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June 2017

Novel hantavirus identified in European bat species Nyctalus noctula.

Infect Genet Evol 2017 03 23;48:127-130. Epub 2016 Dec 23.

Department of Virology, Veterinary Research Institute, Brno, Czech Republic; Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Czech Academy of Sciences, České Budějovice, Czech Republic. Electronic address:

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March 2017

Measuring cellular traction forces on non-planar substrates.

Interface Focus 2016 Oct;6(5):20160024

Institute for Theoretical Physics, Heidelberg University, Heidelberg, Germany; BioQuant, Heidelberg University, Heidelberg, Germany.

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October 2016

BVD-2 outbreak leads to high losses in cattle farms in Western Germany.

Heliyon 2015 Sep 21;1(1):e00019. Epub 2015 Sep 21.

Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Institute of Epidemiology, Südufer 10, 17493 Greifswald - Insel Riems, Germany.

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September 2015

Bluetongue virus serotype 27: detection and characterization of two novel variants in Corsica, France.

J Gen Virol 2016 09 19;97(9):2073-2083. Epub 2016 Jul 19.

Université Paris Est, ANSES, ENVA, INRA, UMR 1161 VIROLOGIE, Laboratoire de Santé Animale d'Alfort, Maisons-Alfort, France.

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September 2016

Efficacy Assessment of Nucleic Acid Decontamination Reagents Used in Molecular Diagnostic Laboratories.

PLoS One 2016 13;11(7):e0159274. Epub 2016 Jul 13.

Institute of Diagnostic Virology, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Südufer 10, 17493, Greifswald-Insel Riems, Germany.

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August 2017

Evaluation of Six Commercially Available Rapid Immunochromatographic Tests for the Diagnosis of Rabies in Brain Material.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2016 06 23;10(6):e0004776. Epub 2016 Jun 23.

WHO Collaborating Centre for Rabies Surveillance and Research, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut (FLI), Federal Research Institute for Animal Health, Institute of Molecular Virology and Cell Biology, Greifswald-Insel Riems, Germany.

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June 2016

Riems influenza a typing array (RITA): An RT-qPCR-based low density array for subtyping avian and mammalian influenza a viruses.

Sci Rep 2016 06 3;6:27211. Epub 2016 Jun 3.

Institute of Diagnostic Virology, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Suedufer 10, 17493 Greifswald-Insel Riems, Germany.

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June 2016

Filamin C is a highly dynamic protein associated with fast repair of myofibrillar microdamage.

Hum Mol Genet 2016 07 19;25(13):2776-2788. Epub 2016 May 19.

Department of Molecular Cell Biology, Institute for Cell Biology, University of Bonn, D53121 Bonn, Germany

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July 2016

Fatal Cowpox Virus Infection in an Aborted Foal.

Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 2016 06 9;16(6):431-3. Epub 2016 May 9.

1 Institute of Diagnostic Virology , Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Greifswald-Insel Riems, Germany .

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June 2016

Tick infestation in birds and prevalence of pathogens in ticks collected from different places in Germany.

Parasitol Res 2016 Jul 6;115(7):2729-40. Epub 2016 Apr 6.

Friedrich-Loeffler-Institute, Institute of Diagnostic Virology, Greifswald, Insel Riems, Germany.

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July 2016

Mechanical Probing of the Intermediate Filament-Rich Caenorhabditis Elegans Intestine.

Methods Enzymol 2016 3;568:681-706. Epub 2015 Nov 3.

Institute of Molecular and Cellular Anatomy, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany. Electronic address:

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October 2016

Inter-laboratory evaluation of the performance parameters of a Lateral Flow Test device for the detection of Bluetongue virus-specific antibodies.

J Virol Methods 2016 Feb 11;228:140-50. Epub 2015 Dec 11.

Veterinary and Agrochemical Research Centre (CODA-CERVA), Coordination of the Veterinary Diagnostic, Epidemiology and Risk Analysis Unit (CDV-ERA), Groeselenberg 99, 1180 Brussels, Belgium; Ghent University, Department of Virology, Parasitology and Immunology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Salisburylaan 133, 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium.

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February 2016

The Acinar Cage: Basement Membranes Determine Molecule Exchange and Mechanical Stability of Human Breast Cell Acini.

PLoS One 2015 16;10(12):e0145174. Epub 2015 Dec 16.

Institute of Complex Systems ICS7: Biomechanics, Forschungszentrum Jülich, Jülich, Germany.

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June 2016

Culicoides vector species on three South American camelid farms seropositive for bluetongue virus serotype 8 in Germany 2008/2009.

Vet Parasitol 2015 Dec 17;214(3-4):272-81. Epub 2015 Oct 17.

Leibniz Centre for Agricultural Landscape Research, Eberswalder Str. 84, 15374 Müncheberg, Germany. Electronic address:

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December 2015