Journals with peer review

24.) A Buttstedt, CWW Pirk, AA Yusuf ( 2023 ) Differences in the suitability of published honey bee(Apis mellifera) reference genes between the African subspecies Apis mellifera scutellata and European derived Apis mellifera. Molecular Ecology Early view (DOI: 10.1111/mec.17139)

23.) A Buttstedt, CWW Pirk, AA Yusuf (2023) Mandibular glands secrete 24-methylenecholesterol into honey bee(Apis mellifera) food jelly. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 161:104011 (DOI: 10.1016/j.ibmb.2023.104011).

22.) A Buttstedt (2022) 10-Hydroxy-Δ2-decenoic acid's role in the fibril formation of the major royal jelly protein 1/apisimin/24-methylenecholesterol complex isolated from honey bee(Apis mellifera) royal jelly. European Journal of Entomology 119:448-453 (DOI: 10.14411/eje.2022.047).

21.) CI Mureşan, DS Dezmirean, BD Marc, R Suharoschi, OL Pop, A Buttstedt A (2022) Biological functions of major royal jelly proteins and their derived peptides. Journal of Functional Foods 98:105286 (DOI: 10.1016/j.jff.2022.105286).

20.) BH Kramer, V Nehring, A Buttstedt, J Heinze, J Korb, R Libbrecht, K Meusemann, RJ Paxton, A Séguret, F Schaub, A Bernadou (2021) Oxidative stress and senescence in social insects: a significant but inconsistent link? Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B - Biological Sciences 376(1823): (DOI: 10.1098/rstb.2019.0732)

19.) JP Oeyen, P Baa-Puyoulet, JB Benoit, LW Beukeboom, E Bornberg-Bauer, A Buttstedt, ..., O Niehuis (2020) Sawfly genomes reveal evolutionary acquisitions that fostered the mega-radiation of parasitoid and eusocial Hymenoptera. Genome Biology & Evolution 12(7): 1099-1188 (DOI: 10.1093/gbe/evaa106)

18.) D Dobritzsch, D Aumer, M Fuszard, S Erler, A Buttstedt (2019) The rise and fall of major royal jelly proteins during a honey bee(Apis mellifera) workers' life. Ecology and Evolution 9(15): 8771-8782 (DOI: 10.1002/ece3.5429)

17.) CI Mureşan, A Buttstedt (2019) pH-dependent stability of honey bee(Apis mellifera) major royal jelly proteins. Scientific Reports 9: 9014 (DOI: 10.1038/s41598-019-45460-0)

16.) T Kurth, S Kretschmar, A Buttstedt (2019) Royal jelly in focus. Insectes Sociaux 66(1): 81-89 (DOI: 10.1007/s00040-018-0662-3)

15.) P Winkler, F Sieg, A Buttstedt ( 2018 ) Transcriptional control of honey bee(Apis mellifera) major royal jelly proteins by 20-hydroxyecdysone. Insects 9(3): 122 (DOI: 10.3390/insects9030122)

14.) CI Mureşan, A Schierhorn, A Buttstedt (2018) The fate of major royal jelly proteins during proteolytic digestion in the human gastrointestinal tract. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 66(6): 4164-4170 (DOI: 10.1021/acs.jafc.8b00961)

13.) A Buttstedt, CI Mureşan, H Lilie, G Hause, CH Ihling, S-H Schulze, M Pietzsch, RFA Moritz (2018) How honey bees defy gravity with royal jelly to raise queens. Current Biology 28(7): 1095-1100 (DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2018.02.022)

12.) S Helbing, HMG Lattorff, RFA Moritz, A Buttstedt (2017) Comparative analyses of the major royal jelly protein gene cluster in three Apis species with long amplicon sequencing. DNA Research 24(3): 279-287 (DOI: 10.1093/dnares/dsw064)

11.) TV Vezeteu, O Bobiş, RFA Moritz, A Buttstedt (2017) Food to some, poison to others - honey bee royal jelly and its growth inhibiting effect on European Foulbrood bacteria. MicrobiologyOpen 6(1): e00397 (DOI: 10.1002/mbo3.397)

10.) A Buttstedt, CH Ihling, M Pietzsch, RFA Moritz (2016) Royalactin is not a royal making of a queen. Nature 537(7621): E10-E12 (DOI: 10.1038/nature19349)

9.) T Pamminger, A Buttstedt, V Norman, A Schierhorn, C Botias, J Jones, K Basley, WHO Hughes (2016) The effects of juvenile hormone in Lasius niger reproduction. Journal of Insect Physiology 95:1-7 (DOI: 10.1016/j.jinsphys.2016.09.004)

8.) CM Aurori, A Buttstedt, DS Dezmirean, LA Mărghitaş, RFA Moritz, S Erler (2014) What Is the Main Driver of Ageing in Long-Lived Winter Honey bees: Antioxidant Enzymes, Innate Immunity, or Vitellogenin? Journals of Gerontology, Series A 69(6): 633-639 (DOI: 10.1093/gerona/glt134)

7.) A Buttstedt, RFA Moritz, S Erler (2014) Origin and function of the major royal jelly proteins of the honey bee(Apis mellifera) as members of the yellow gene family. Biological Reviews 89(2): 255-269 (DOI: 10.1111/brv.12052)

6.) CI Pavel, LA Mărghitaş, DS Dezmirean, LI Tomoş, V Bonta, A Şapcaliu, A Buttstedt (2014) Comparison between local and commercial royal jelly - use of antioxidant activity and 10-hydroxy-decenoic acid as quality parameter. Journal of Apicultural Research 53(1): 116-123 (DOI: 10.3896/IBRA.

5.) A Buttstedt, RFA Moritz, S Erler (2013) More than royal food - Major royal jelly protein genes in sexuals and workers of the honey bee Apis mellifera. Frontiers in Zoology 10: 72 (DOI: 10.1186/1742-9994-10-72)

4.) A Buttstedt, T Wostradowski, C Ihling, G Hause, A Sinz, E Schwarz (2013) Different morphology of fibrils originating from agitated and non-agitated conditions. Amyloid 20(2): 86-92 (DOI: 10.3109/13506129.2013.784962)

3.) N Barbezier, A Chartier, Y Bidet, A Buttstedt, C Voisset, H Galons, M Blondel, E Schwarz, M Simonelig (2011) PABPN1 toxicity and aggregation in oculopharyngeal muscular dystrophy involve the protein folding activity of rRNA and are reduced by 6-aminophenanthridine and guanabenz. EMBO Molecular Medicine 3(1): 35-49 (DOI: 10.1002/emmm.201000109)

2.) A Buttstedt, R Winter, M Sackewitz, G Hause, FX Schmid, E Schwarz (2010) Influence of the stability of a fused protein and its distance to the amyloidogenic segment on fibril formation. PLoS ONE 5(11): e15436 (DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0015436)

1.) A Hauburger, S von Einem, GK Schwaerzer, A Buttstedt, M Zebisch, M Schräml, P Hortschansky, P Knaus, E Schwarz (2009) The pro-form of BMP-2 interferes with BMP-2 signalling by competing with BMP-2 for IA receptor binding. FEBS Journal 276(21): 6386-6398 (DOI: 10.1111/j.1742-4658.2009.07361.x)

Journals without peer review

2.) A Buttstedt, S Nitzke (2019) Interdisciplinary bees. Bringing together the sciences and humanities. South African Bee Journal 91: 16-18.(Download PDF).

1.) A Buttstedt, F Paoletti, E Schwarz (2011) Wachstumsfaktoren der Cystin-Knoten-Familie und ihre Pro-Formen. BIOspektrum 17: 150-153 (DOI: 10.1007/s12268-011-0019-1) [only in German]


2.) A Buttstedt (2011) Einfluss der Polypeptidumgebung auf die Fibrillenbildung eines amyloidogenen Peptides. Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg - Dissertation. [only in German]

1.) A Buttstedt (2007) Untersuchungen zur Bindung der Proform des Knochenwachstumsfaktors Bone Morphogenetic Protein-2 an Noggin, den Antagonisten des reifen Wachstumsfaktors. Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg - Diploma thesis. [only in German]