Dr. rer. nat. Jörg Bormann

Postdoc

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Project:

Regulation of stress responses and secondary metabolite production in the initial infection stages of F. graminearum

Genetic evaluation of infection structure development read more

Stress-related signaling in the host-pathogen interaction read more

Nitrogen and pH-regulation of mycotoxin production read more

The role of lipases in the infection process read more


Curriculum vitae

2010 Postdoctoral Associate, Biozentrum Klein-Flottbek, University Hamburg (Hamburg/Germany), Molecular Phytopathology and Genetics, Laboratory of Prof. Dr. Schäfer.

2009 Dr. rer. nat., Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster (Münster/Germany), Institute of Plant Biology and Biotechnology, Laboratory of Prof. Dr. P. Tudzynski, Title: Molecular and microscopic analysis of calcium-dynamics in Claviceps purpurea.

2004 Diploma in Biology, Eberhard-Karls-Universität (Tübingen, Germany), Laboratory of Prof. em. Dr. F. Oberwinkler. Title: "Hypothesen zur Phylogenie der Ustilago-Sporisorium-Gruppe (Ustilaginomycetes) anhand von Sequenzanalysen verschiedener Gene". Advisor: Prof. Dr. D. Begerow.

1998-2004 Undergraduate Student of Biology, Eberhard-Karls-Universität (Tübingen, Germany)


Publications

Bormann, J., Boenisch, M. J., Elena Brückner, Demet Firat, and Schäfer, W. (2014) The adenylyl cyclase plays a regulatory role in the morphogenetic switch from vegetative to pathogenic lifestyle of Fusarium graminearum on wheat. Accepted for publication in PLoS ONE
link to project

Bormann, J., Ilgen, P., Boenisch, M. J. and Schäfer, W. (2013) Mykotoxinbildung während der Infektion der Weizenähre durch den pathogenen Pilz Fusarium graminearum. Gesunde Pflanzen, DOI 10.1007/s10343-013-0312-7. link to project | link to publication

Montibus, M., Ducos, C., Bonnin-Verdal, M.-N., Bormann, J., Ponts, N., Richard-Forget, F., and Barreau, C. (2013)The bZIP Transcription Factor Fgap1 Mediates Oxidative Stress Response and Trichothecene Biosynthesis But Not Virulence in Fusarium graminearum. PLoS ONE, 8, e83377. link to publication

Bormann, J., Ilgen, P., Boenisch, M. J. and Schäfer, W. (2013) Mykotoxinbildung durch Fusarium graminearum in der Weizenähre. Biospektrum, 19, 612-616. link to project | link to publication

Nguyen, V. T., Bönnighausen, J., Kröger, C., Schäfer W. and J. Bormann: The ATF/CREB transcription factor Atf1 is essential for full virulence, deoxynivalenol production and stress tolerance in the cereal pathogen Fusarium graminearum. Accepted for publication in MPMI (2013). link to project | link to publication

Stärkel, C., Boenisch, M.J., Kröger, C., Bormann, J., Schäfer, W., and Stahl, D. 2013. CbCTB2, an O-methyltransferase is essential for biosynthesis of the phytotoxin cercosporin and infection of sugar beet by Cercospora beticola. BMC Plant Biol. 13:50. link to publication

Nguyen, V. T., Schäfer W. and J. Bormann: The stress-activated protein kinase FgOS-2 is a key regulator in the life cycle of the cereal pathogen Fusarium graminearum. Molecular Plant Microbe Interactions 25:1142-1156 link to project | link to publication

Josefsen, L., Droce, A., Sondergaard, T.E., Sørensen, J.L. Bormann, J., Schäfer, W., Giese, H. and Olsson, S.: Autophagy provides nutrients for non-assimilating fungal structures and is necessary for plant colonization but not for infection in the necrotrophic plant pathogen Fusarium graminearum. Autophagy 8 (3), 326-337 link

Nguyen, N.L, Bormann, J., Le, G.T.T., Stärkel, C., Olsson, S., Nosanchuk, J.D., Giese, H., W. Schäfer: Autophagy-like lipase FgATG15 of Fusarium graminearum is important for lipid turnover and plant infection. Fungal Genetics and Biology 48, 217-224 (2011) link to project | link to publication

Bormann, J. and P. Tudzynski: Deletion of Mid1, a putative stretch-activated calcium channel in Claviceps purpurea, affects vegetative growth, cell wall synthesis and virulence. Microbiology, 155, 3922-33 (2009) link


Teaching

Genetisches Praktikum: BSc, 3. Semester

Genetisches Seminar: BSc, 3. Semester

Praktikum "Methoden der Phytopathologie mit Pilzen und Nutzpflanzen": Wahlpflichtmodul, BSc, 5. Semester

Bioinformatische Übungen zum Praktikum "Angewandte Molekulare Botanik": MSc Molekulare und Angewandte Botanik (MAMBo)

Praktikum "Angewandte und Molekulare Phytopathologie": MSc Molekulare und Angewandte Botanik (MAMBo)

ABK "Computergestützte Identifizierung von Genen": BSc, 4. Semester

Master- und Bachelorarbeiten sowie Projektstudien

- M.Sc. Molekulare und Angewandte Botanik

- M.Sc./B.Sc. Molecular Life Sciences

- M.Sc./B.Sc. Biologie - extern

Themen für Masterarbeiten/Bachelorarbeiten orientieren sich an aktuellen Entwicklungen in unseren Forschungsschwerpunkten. Hierüber gibt diese Seite (Schäfer Lab Research) detailierte Auskunft.


Memberships

Vereinigung für Allgemeine und Angewandte Mikrobiologie - VAAM (Association for General and Applied Microbiology) link

Verband Biologie, Biowissenschaften und Biomedizin in Deutschland e.V. - VBIO link

The American Phytopathological Society - APS link


Skills

Microscopy | 2008: Participation in the course "In Vivo Imaging: From Molecular to Organism" organized by the Postgraduate School "Molecular Medicine" and the "Optical Imaging Center" at the Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, NL.


Contact information:

Biozentrum Klein Flottbek
- Molecular Phytopathology and Genetics -
Ohnhorststr. 18
22609 Hamburg
Tel.: +49-40-42816-309
Fax: +49-40-42816-631
bormannj (at) botanik.uni-hamburg.de
ORCID identifier: http://orcid.org/0000-0002-3493-2450
Room 1.024/1.030