Arne Ludwig

Summary

Affiliation: Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Origin and history of mitochondrial DNA lineages in domestic horses
    Michael Cieslak
    Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research, Evolutionary Genetics, Berlin, Germany
    PLoS ONE 5:e15311. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Tracing the genetic roots of the indigenous White Park Cattle
    A Ludwig
    Department of Evolutionary Genetics, Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research, 10324 Berlin, Germany
    Anim Genet 44:383-6. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint When the American sea sturgeon swam east
    Arne Ludwig
    Institute of Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries and Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research, 10252 Berlin, Germany
    Nature 419:447-8. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Nonconcordant evolutionary history of maternal and paternal lineages in Adriatic sturgeon
    A Ludwig
    Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research, Department of Evolutionary Genetics, PF 601103, 10252 Berlin, Germany
    Mol Ecol 12:3253-64. 2003
  5. pmc Tracing the first steps of American sturgeon pioneers in Europe
    Arne Ludwig
    Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research, Evolutionary Genetics, 12561 Berlin, Germany
    BMC Evol Biol 8:221. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Coat color variation at the beginning of horse domestication
    Arne Ludwig
    Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research, 10252 Berlin, Germany
    Science 324:485. 2009
  7. doi request reprint From genes to phenotypes - evaluation of two methods for the SNP analysis in archaeological remains: pyrosequencing and competitive allele specific PCR (KASPar)
    Melanie Pruvost
    Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research, RG Evolutionary Genetics, Berlin, Germany
    Ann Anat 194:74-81. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint A Hepatozoon species genetically distinct from H. canis infecting spotted hyenas in the Serengeti ecosystem, Tanzania
    Marion L East
    Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research, Alfred Kowalke Str 17, D 10315 Berlin, Germany
    J Wildl Dis 44:45-52. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint New variants of European brown hare syndrome virus strains in free-ranging European brown hares (Lepus europaeus) from Slovakia
    Kai Frölich
    Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research, PO Box 601103, 10252 Berlin, Germany
    J Wildl Dis 43:89-96. 2007
  10. pmc Genotypes of predomestic horses match phenotypes painted in Paleolithic works of cave art
    Melanie Pruvost
    Research Group of Evolutionary Genetics, The Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research, 10252 Berlin, Germany
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:18626-30. 2011

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Publications25

  1. pmc Origin and history of mitochondrial DNA lineages in domestic horses
    Michael Cieslak
    Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research, Evolutionary Genetics, Berlin, Germany
    PLoS ONE 5:e15311. 2010
    ..It is concluded that the large diversity of mtDNA lineages is not a product of animal breeding but, in fact, represents ancestral variability...
  2. doi request reprint Tracing the genetic roots of the indigenous White Park Cattle
    A Ludwig
    Department of Evolutionary Genetics, Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research, 10324 Berlin, Germany
    Anim Genet 44:383-6. 2013
    ..The WPC mitogenomes are grouped in the T3 cluster together with most other domestic breeds. Nevertheless, both molecular markers support the primitive position of the WPC within the taurine breeds. ..
  3. ncbi request reprint When the American sea sturgeon swam east
    Arne Ludwig
    Institute of Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries and Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research, 10252 Berlin, Germany
    Nature 419:447-8. 2002
    ..In addition to representing a unique transatlantic colonization event by a fish that swims upriver to spawn, our findings have important implications for projects aimed at restocking Baltic waters with the European sturgeon...
  4. ncbi request reprint Nonconcordant evolutionary history of maternal and paternal lineages in Adriatic sturgeon
    A Ludwig
    Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research, Department of Evolutionary Genetics, PF 601103, 10252 Berlin, Germany
    Mol Ecol 12:3253-64. 2003
    ..As both A. naccarii populations are genetically differentiated, stocking of sturgeon from the Po River in Italy into waters of the Buna River would jeopardize the genetic differences between both populations and should thus be avoided...
  5. pmc Tracing the first steps of American sturgeon pioneers in Europe
    Arne Ludwig
    Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research, Evolutionary Genetics, 12561 Berlin, Germany
    BMC Evol Biol 8:221. 2008
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  6. doi request reprint Coat color variation at the beginning of horse domestication
    Arne Ludwig
    Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research, 10252 Berlin, Germany
    Science 324:485. 2009
    ..We conclude that it is unlikely that horse domestication substantially predates the occurrence of coat color variation, which was found to begin around the third millennium before the common era...
  7. doi request reprint From genes to phenotypes - evaluation of two methods for the SNP analysis in archaeological remains: pyrosequencing and competitive allele specific PCR (KASPar)
    Melanie Pruvost
    Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research, RG Evolutionary Genetics, Berlin, Germany
    Ann Anat 194:74-81. 2012
    ..Overall, in comparison with the traditional mode of ancient DNA investigations (PCR, cloning, capillary sequencing), both approaches are superior for SNP analyses especially of large sample sets...
  8. ncbi request reprint A Hepatozoon species genetically distinct from H. canis infecting spotted hyenas in the Serengeti ecosystem, Tanzania
    Marion L East
    Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research, Alfred Kowalke Str 17, D 10315 Berlin, Germany
    J Wildl Dis 44:45-52. 2008
    ..Previous reports of infection of wild carnivores in eastern and southern Africa with an unspecified Hepatozoon species similar in appearance to H. canis may have involved the species described in this study...
  9. ncbi request reprint New variants of European brown hare syndrome virus strains in free-ranging European brown hares (Lepus europaeus) from Slovakia
    Kai Frölich
    Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research, PO Box 601103, 10252 Berlin, Germany
    J Wildl Dis 43:89-96. 2007
    ..Our findings confirmed the existence of EBHSV in Slovakia and reinforce the need for determining EBHSV status when importing hares for restocking...
  10. pmc Genotypes of predomestic horses match phenotypes painted in Paleolithic works of cave art
    Melanie Pruvost
    Research Group of Evolutionary Genetics, The Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research, 10252 Berlin, Germany
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:18626-30. 2011
    ..This finding lends support to hypotheses arguing that cave paintings might have contained less of a symbolic or transcendental connotation than often assumed...
  11. ncbi request reprint Evolution of caprine and ovine beta-defensin genes
    Katja Luenser
    Department of Evolutionary Genetics, Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research, P O Box 601103, 10252 Berlin, Germany
    Immunogenetics 57:487-98. 2005
    ..Comparisons among the amino acid sequences show moderate substitutions without changing the net charge of the mature peptides...
  12. ncbi request reprint Detection of a newly described pestivirus of Pyrenean chamois (Rupicapra pyrenaica pyrenaica) in France
    Kai Frölich
    Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research Berlin, PO Box 601103, D 10252 Berlin, Germany
    J Wildl Dis 41:606-10. 2005
    ..On the basis of the phylogenetic grouping of this isolate, a postulated cross-species transmission of pestivirus from domestic sheep to chamois via shared pastures seems to be unlikely...
  13. ncbi request reprint Characterization of equid herpesvirus 1 (EHV-1) related viruses from captive Grevy's zebra and blackbuck
    Kerstin Borchers
    Institut fur Virologie, FU Berlin, Konigin Luise Str, Berlin, Germany
    J Vet Med Sci 68:757-60. 2006
    ..The results support the view that Ro-1 and T965 isolates represent a distinct, previously unrecognized species of equid herpesviruses...
  14. doi request reprint Colours of domestication
    Michael Cieslak
    Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research, Research Group of Evolutionary Genetics, Berlin, Germany
    Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc 86:885-99. 2011
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  15. ncbi request reprint Severe Streptococcus infection in spotted hyenas in the Ngorongoro Crater, Tanzania
    Oliver P Höner
    Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research, Alfred Kowalke Str 17, D 10315 Berlin, Germany
    Vet Microbiol 115:223-8. 2006
    ..The high genetic similarity between the hyena and zebra isolates indicates that inter-specific transmission may occur, possibly when hyenas consume infected zebra carcasses...
  16. doi request reprint Pleiotropic effects of coat colour-associated mutations in humans, mice and other mammals
    Monika Reissmann
    Humboldt University Berlin, Department for Crop and Animal Sciences, Berlin, Germany
    Semin Cell Dev Biol 24:576-86. 2013
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  17. ncbi request reprint SRY-related (Sox) genes in the genome of European Atlantic sturgeon (Acipenser sturio)
    Anne Kathrin Hett
    Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research, Department of Evolutionary Genetics, Berlin, Germany
    Genome 48:181-6. 2005
    ..In a phylogenetic analysis (neighbor-joining, maximum likelihood, maximum parsimony), these genes clustered with their mouse orthologues. In the case of Sox4, Sox17, and Sox21, we found evidence of gene duplication...
  18. ncbi request reprint Protein evolution within and between species
    Armin O Schmitt
    Institute for Animal Sciences, Humboldt Universitat zu Berlin, Invalidenstrasse 42, 10115 Berlin, Germany
    J Theor Biol 249:376-83. 2007
    ..The currently available huge body of SNP data allows to characterize the role of two major shaping forces of protein evolution more quantitatively than before...
  19. ncbi request reprint Evidence from nature: interspecies spread of heron hepatitis B viruses
    Li Lin
    Heinrich Pette Institut fur experimentelle Virologie und Immunologie an der Universitat Hamburg, PO Box 201652, 20206 Hamburg, Germany
    J Gen Virol 86:1335-42. 2005
    ..Phylogenetic analysis and the fact that the different heron species are geographically isolated populations suggest that lateral transmission, virus adaptation and environmental factors all play a role in HHBV spreading and evolution...
  20. ncbi request reprint Genomic organization and evolution of the 5S ribosomal DNA in the ancient fish sturgeon
    Francisca Robles
    Departamento de Genetica, Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad de Granada, Spain
    Genome 48:18-28. 2005
    ..e., gene conversion as a predominant force in sturgeon), and selective forces. Rather, they suggest that other factors (i.e., hybridization) might be superimposed over those forces and thus could to some extent be masking their effects...
  21. ncbi request reprint Evolution of ancient satellite DNAs in sturgeon genomes
    Francisca Robles
    Departamento de Genetica, Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad de Granada, 18071 Granada, Spain
    Gene 338:133-42. 2004
    ..The possible causes for all these features are discussed in the light of the evolutionary specifics found within these ancient organisms...
  22. ncbi request reprint Age and biogeography of major clades in sturgeons and paddlefishes (Pisces: Acipenseriformes)
    Zuogang Peng
    Laboratory of Fish Phylogenetics and Biogeography, Institute of Hydrobiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan 430072, China
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 42:854-62. 2007
  23. ncbi request reprint Phylogenetic position of the Dalmatian genus Phoxinellus and description of the newly proposed genus Delminichthys (Teleostei: Cyprinidae)
    Jörg Freyhof
    Leibniz Institute of Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries, Müggelseedamm 310, 12587 Berlin, Germany
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 38:416-25. 2006
    ..For this monophyletic group, we propose to introduce a new genus: Delminichthys. This genus includes the species D. adspersus, D. ghetaldii, D. krbavensis and D. jadovensis...
  24. ncbi request reprint Molecules and morphology: evidence for introgression of mitochondrial DNA in Dalmatian cyprinids
    Jörg Freyhof
    Leibniz Institute of Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries, Müggelseedamm 310, 12587 Berlin, Germany
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 37:347-54. 2005
    ..However, because hybridization took place despite both lineages being only very distantly related (p=11.2%), we conclude that introgressive hybridization events can be seen as generally possible among leuciscine cyprinids...
  25. ncbi request reprint Unusual intraindividual variation of the nuclear 18S rRNA gene is widespread within the Acipenseridae
    Jeannette Krieger
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Brown University, 80 Waterman Street, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    J Hered 97:218-25. 2006
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