Institute of

Forest Genetics

Secretariat Großhansdorf

Irene Joraszik

Sieker Landstraße 2
22927 Großhansdorf
Phone: +49 4102 696 0
Fax: +49 4102 696 200
fg@thuenen.de

Secretariat Waldsieversdorf

Rosi Adler

Eberswalder Chaussee 3a
15377 Waldsieversdorf
Phone: +49 33433 157 0
Fax: +49 33433 157 199
fg-ws@thuenen.de


PD Dr. Birgit Kersten

Employee in the Field of Activity Genome Research, Focus Bioinformatics

PD Dr. Birgit  Kersten
Address
Sieker Landstraße 2
22927 Großhansdorf
Phone
+49 4102 696 105
Fax
+49 4102 696 200
E-Mail
birgit.kersten@thuenen.de

Study of Biology/Biophysics at the Humboldt University of Berlin (diploma in 1988; PhD in 2000)

2000 – 2006 Group leader at the Max Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics and at the Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine in Berlin; active in genomics and proteomics; development of plant protein microarrays and of different applications

2006-2010 After switch to bioinformatics (2006), leader of bioinformatic teams at the former RZPD in Berlin and the Max Planck Institute of Molecular Plant Physiology in Potsdam-Golm; responsible for GabiPD, the GABI Primary Database
(http://www.gabipd.org)

since 2010 Staff scientist (bioinformatics) at the Thünen Institute of Forest Genetics in the field of activity „Genome Research“; bioinformatic analyses of genomic and transcriptomic data from next generation sequencing of different tree species

2017 Habilitation at the department of Molecular Biology at the University of Potsdam

2017 Habilitation and venia legendi in Molecular Biology at the University of Hamburg

Projects (management):

Holz-DNA-Barcoding
Entwicklung von Forschungsdatenbanken

Projects (involved):

Poplar dioecy
Oak defence
Genomanalyse bei Bäumen
GenMon
Fichte-Trockenheit
Methylsalicylat in Birken
Transformation-induzierte Mutationen

Editorial Boards

Review editor of the journal "Frontiers in Plant Proteomics"
more information: www.frontiersin.org/Plant_Proteomics

Publications

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  1. Mader M, Kersten B (2019) Fagus sylvatica chloroplast, complete genome : NCBI, accession NC 041437 (version NC 041437.1), DNA sequence, 158462 bp [online]. , zu finden in <https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/nuccore/NC_041437.1> [zitiert am 14.05.2019]
  2. Brenner WG, Mader M, Müller NA, Hönicka H, Schröder H, Zorn I, Fladung M, Kersten B (2019) High level of conservation of mitochondrial RNA editing sites among four Populus species. G3 Genes Genomes Genetics 9:709-717, DOI:10.1534/g3.118.200763
    pdf document (limited accessibility) 1414 kb
  3. Brenner WG, Mader M, Müller NA, Hönicka H, Schröder H, Zorn I, Fladung M, Kersten B (2019) High level of conservation of mitochondrial RNA editing sites among four Populus species : NCBI SRA, accession PRJNA514029, 14 SRA experiments, RNA-Seq data, 212 Gb [online]. , zu finden in <https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/bioproject/?term=(PRJNA514029)%20AND%20bioproject_sra[filter]%20NOT%20bioproject_gap[filter]> [zitiert am 12.02.2019]
  4. Brügmann T, Wetzel H, Hettrich K, Smeds A, Willför S, Kersten B, Fladung M (2019) Knockdown of PCBER1, a gene of neolignan biosynthesis, resulted in increased poplar growth. Planta 249(2):515-525, DOI:10.1007/s00425-018-3021-8
  5. Kersten B, Fladung M (2019) Populus alba mitochondrion, complete genome : NCBI, accession MK034705 (version MK034705.1), DNA sequence, 838420 bp [online]. , zu finden in <https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/nuccore/MK034705> [zitiert am 12.02.2019]
  6. Fladung M, Schildbach M, Hönicka H, Kersten B, Müller NA (2019) Selfing of a single monoecious Populus tremula tree produces viable males, females and "supermales". Trees 33(3):803-816, DOI:10.1007/s00468-019-01817-6
  7. Mader M, Liesebach H, Liesebach M, Kersten B (2019) The complete chloroplast genome sequence of Fagus sylvatica L. (Fagaceae). Mitochondrial DNA : Part B 4(1):1818-1819, DOI:10.1080/23802359.2019.1612712
    pdf document (limited accessibility) 816 kb
  8. Blanc-Jolivet C, Yanbaev YA, Kersten B, Degen B (2018) A set of SNP markers for timber tracking of Larix spp. in Europe and Russia. Forestry 91(5):614–628, DOI:10.1093/forestry/cpy020
  9. Schröder H, Kersten B, Fladung M (2018) Chloroplasten- und Kernmarker-Sets zur Unterscheidung von bis zu 19 Pappelarten (Genus Populus). In: Ammer C, Bredemeier M, Arnim G von (eds) FowiTa : Forstwissenschaftliche Tagung 2018 Göttingen ; Programm & Abstracts ; 24. bis 26. September 2018. Göttingen: Univ Göttingen, Fakultät für Forstwissenschaften und Waldökologie, p 420
  10. Mader M, Pakull B, Blanc-Jolivet C, Paulini-Drewes M, Bouda ZH-N, Degen B, Small I, Kersten B (2018) Complete chloroplast genome sequences of four Meliaceae species and comparative analyses. Int J Mol Sci 19(3):701, DOI:10.3390/ijms19030701
    pdf document (limited accessibility) 2170 kb

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