Academics at the Department of Biology

Wissenschaftlicher Werdegang
- 2004 Promotion in theoretische Biologie an der HU Berlin (Institut für Theoretische Biologie; Titel: Wolbachia, Reproduktionsparasitismus und Artbildung; Doktorvater: Peter Hammerstein)
- 2004-2005 Postdoc in Japan (Kyoto University) 2005 Postdoc am Instiut für Theoretische Biologie
- 2006-2008 Postdoc in Japan (Kyoto University)
- 2008-2010 Postdoc an der WWU Münster
- 2010-2011 Postdoc am Helmholtz-Institut für Infektionsforschung, Braunschweig
- Seit 2011 W1-Professor für Molekulare Evolution

Lehrschwerpunkte
- Theoretische Biologie
- Molekulare Evolution
- Mathematische Modellierung

Forschungsschwerpunkte
- Parasitismus und Symbiose
- Genetische Konflikte
- Systemimmunologie
- Artbildung

Ausgewählte Projekte
- Mathematische Modellierung und Genomanalyse von intrazellulären Bakterien (Wolbachia) und egoistischen Genen
- Koi-Herpes Virus als Modellsystem für eine „emergent wildlife-disease“

Ausgewählte Kooperationen
- Prof. John Werren (University of Rochester, USA)
- Prof. Peter Hammerstein (HU Berlin)
- Prof. Zenichiro Kawabata (Research Insitute for Humanity and Nature, Kyoto, Japan)
- Prof. AtsushiYamauchi (Kyoto University, Japan)

Publications

  • Sakai S, Metelmann S, Toquenaga Y, Telschow A. . ‘Geographical variation in the heterogeneity of mutualistic networks.’ Royal Society Open Science 3. doi: 10.1098/rsos.150630.
  • Schuler H., Köppler K., Daxböck-Horvath S., Rasool B., Krumböck S., Schwarz D., Hoffmeister T., Schlick-Steiner B., Steiner F., Telschow A., Stauffer C., Arthofer W., Riegler M. . ‘The hitchhiker's guide to Europe: The infection dynamics of an ongoing Wolbachia invasion and mitochondrial selective sweep in Rhagoletis cerasi.’ Molecular Ecology 25, No. 7: 1595-1609. doi: 10.1111/mec.13571.
  • Strauß J., Crain P., Schulenburg H., Telschow A. . ‘Experimental evolution in silico: A custom-designed mathematical model for virulence evolution of Bacillus thuringiensis.’ Zoology null, No. null. doi: 10.1016/j.zool.2016.03.005. [In Press]
  • Masri L., Branca A., Sheppard A., Papkou A., Laehnemann D., Guenther P., Prahl S., Saebelfeld M., Hollensteiner J., Liesegang H., Brzuszkiewicz E., Daniel R., Michiels N., Schulte R., Kurtz J., Rosenstiel P., Telschow A., Bornberg-Bauer E., Schulenburg H. . ‘Host–pathogen coevolution: The selective advantage of Bacillus thuringiensis virulence and its cry toxin genes.’ PLoS Biology 13, No. 6: 1-30. doi: 10.1371/journal.pbio.1002169.
  • Rafaluk C., Gildenhard M., Mitschke A., Telschow A., Schulenburg H., Joop G. . ‘Rapid evolution of virulence leading to host extinction under host-parasite coevolution.’ BMC Evolutionary Biology 15, No. 1. doi: 10.1186/s12862-015-0407-0.
  • Strauß J., Telschow A. . ‘Modeling the indirect effect of Wolbachia on the infection dynamics of horizontally transmitted viruses.’ Frontiers in Microbiology 6, No. null. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2015.00378.
  • Telschow A., Hilgenboecker K., Hammerstein P., Werren J. . ‘Dobzhansky-Muller and Wolbachia-induced incompatibilities in a diploid genetic system.’ PLoS ONE 9, No. 4. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0095488.
  • Koehncke A, Telschow A, Kondoh M. . ‘Invasibility as an emergent property of native metapopulation structure.’ OIKOS 122, No. 3: 332-340. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0706.2012.20677.x.
  • Binder SC, Telschow A, Meyer-Hermann M. . ‘Population Dynamics of Borrelia burgdorferi in Lyme Disease.Frontiers in microbiology 3: 104. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2012.00104.
  • Yamauchi A, Telschow A. . ‘Bistability of endosymbiont evolution of genome size and host sex control.’ Journal of Theoretical Biology 309: 58-66. doi: 10.1016/j.jtbi.2012.05.014.
  • Kobayashi Y, Achaz G, Telschow A. . ‘Effect of parasitic sex-ratio distorters on host gene frequencies in a mainland-island context.Journal of evolutionary biology 24, No. 8: 1695-705. doi: 10.1111/j.1420-9101.2011.02296.x.
  • Kobayashi Y, Telschow A. . ‘The concept of effective recombination rate and its application in speciation theory.Evolution; international journal of organic evolution 65, No. 3: 617-28. doi: 10.1111/j.1558-5646.2010.01156.x.
  • Uchii K, Telschow A, Minamoto T, Yamanaka H, Honjo MN, Matsui K, Kawabata Z. . ‘Transmission dynamics of an emerging infectious disease in wildlife through host reproductive cycles.The ISME journal 5, No. 2: 244-51. doi: 10.1038/ismej.2010.123.
  • Yamamura N., Telschow A., Uchii K., Kawabata Z. . ‘A basic equation for population dynamics with destruction of breeding habitats and its application to outbreak of cyprinid herpesvirus 3.’ Ecological Research 26, No. 1: 181-189. doi: 10.1007/s11284-010-0775-2.
  • Yamauchi A, Telschow A, Kobayashi Y. . ‘Evolution of cytoplasmic sex ratio distorters: Effect of paternal transmission.’ Journal of Theoretical Biology 266, No. 1: 79-87. doi: 10.1016/j.jtbi.2010.06.018.
  • Werren JH, Richards S, Desjardins CA, Niehuis O, Gadau J, Colbourne JK, Beukeboom LW, Desplan C, Elsik CG, Grimmelikhuijzen CJP, Kitts P, Lynch JA, Murphy T, Oliveira DCSG, Smith CD, Van Zande LD, Worley KC, Zdobnov EM, Aerts M, Albert S, Anaya VH, Anzola JM, Barchuk AR, Behura SK, Bera AN, Berenbaum MR, Bertossa RC, Bitondi MMG, Bordenstein SR, Bork P, Bornberg-Bauer E, Brunain M, Cazzamali G, Chaboub L, Chacko J, Chavez D, Childers CP, Choi J-H, Clark ME, Claudianos C, Clinton RA, Cree AG, Cristino AS, Dang PM, Darby AC, De Graaf DC, Devreese B, Dinh HH, Edwards R, Elango N, Elhaik E, Ermolaeva O, Evans JD, Foret S, Fowler GR, Gerlach D, Gibson JD, Gilbert DG, Graur D, Gründer S, Hagen DE, Han Y, Hauser F, Hultmark D, Hunter Iv HC, Hurst GDD, Jhangian SN, Jiang H, Johnson RM, Jones AK, Junier T, Kadowaki T, Kamping A, Kapustin Y, Kechavarzi B, Kim J, Kim J, Kiryutin B, Koevoets T, Kovar CL, Kriventseva EV, Kucharski R, Lee H, Lee SL, Lees K, Lewis LR, Loehlin DW, Logsdon Jr. JM, Lopez JA, Lozado RJ, Maglott D, Maleszka R, Mayampurath A, Mazur DJ, McClure MA, Moore AD, Morgan MB, Muller J, Munoz-Torres MC, Muzny DM, Nazareth LV, Neupert S, Nguyen NB, Nunes FMF, Oakeshott JG, Okwuonu GO, Pannebakker BA, Pejaver VR, Peng Z, Pratt SC, Predel R, Pu L-L, Ranson H, Raychoudhury R, Rechtsteiner A, Reese JT, Reid JG, Riddle M, Hugh M Robertson II, Romero-Severson J, Rosenberg M, Sackton TB, Sattelle DB, Schlüns H, Schmitt T, Schneider M, Schüler A, Schurko AM, Shuker DM, Simões ZLP, Sinha S, Smith Z, Solovyev V, Souvorov A, Springauf A, Stafflinger E, Stage DE, Stanke M, Tanaka Y, Telschow A, Vattathil CTS, Eveline C Verhulst II, Viljakainen L, Wanner KW, Waterhouse RM, Whitfield JB, Wilkes TE, Williamson M, Willis JH, Wolschin F, Wyder S, Yamada T, Yi SV, Zecher CN, Zhang L, Gibbs RA. . ‘Functional and evolutionary insights from the genomes of three parasitoid nasonia species.’ Science 327, No. 5963: 343-348. doi: 10.1126/science.1178028.
  • Kobayashi Y, Telschow A. . ‘Cytoplasmic feminizing elements in a two-population model: infection dynamics, gene flow modification, and the spread of autosomal suppressors.Journal of evolutionary biology 23, No. 12: 2558-68. doi: 10.1111/j.1420-9101.2010.02116.x.
  • Kobayashi Yutaka, Telschow Arndt. . ‘A Unified Theory of Effective Migration Rate and the Essence of Gene Flow.’ Advances in Genetics Research 2010, No. 1: 193-214.
  • Engelstädter J, Telschow A. . ‘Cytoplasmic incompatibility and host population structure.’ Heredity 103, No. 3: 196-207. doi: 10.1038/hdy.2009.53.
  • Koehcke A, Telschow A, Werren JH, Hammerstein P. . ‘Life and death of an influential passenger: Wolbachia and the evolution of CI-modifiers by their hosts.’ PLoS ONE 4, No. 2.
  • Dannowski J, Flor M, Telschow A, Hammerstein P. . ‘The effect of sibmating on the infection dynamics of male-killing bacteria.Evolution; international journal of organic evolution 63, No. 10: 2525-34. doi: 10.1111/j.1558-5646.2009.00749.x.
  • Engelstädter J, Telschow A. . ‘Cytoplasmic incompatibility and host population structure.Heredity 103, No. 3: 196-207. doi: 10.1038/hdy.2009.53.
  • Kobayashi Y, Hammerstein P, Telschow A. . ‘The neutral effective migration rate in a mainland-island context.’ THEORETICAL POPULATION BIOLOGY 74, No. 1: 84-92. doi: 10.1016/j.tpb.2008.05.001.