B Irene Tieleman

Summary

Affiliation: University of Groningen
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Physiological responses of Houbara bustards to high ambient temperatures
    B Irene Tieleman
    Zoological Laboratory, University of Groningen, PO Box 14, 9750 AA Haren, The Netherlands
    J Exp Biol 205:503-11. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Physiological adjustments to arid and mesic environments in larks (Alaudidae)
    B Irene Tieleman
    Zoological Laboratory, University of Groningen, P O Box 14, 9750 AA Haren, The Netherlands
    Physiol Biochem Zool 75:305-13. 2002
  3. pmc Adaptation of metabolism and evaporative water loss along an aridity gradient
    B Irene Tieleman
    Zoological Laboratory, University of Groningen, PO Box 14, 9750 AA Haren, The Netherlands
    Proc Biol Sci 270:207-14. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous and respiratory water loss in larks from arid and mesic environments
    B Irene Tieleman
    Zoological Laboratory, University of Groningen, P O Box 14, 9750 AA Haren, The Netherlands
    Physiol Biochem Zool 75:590-9. 2002
  5. doi request reprint Immune indexes of larks from desert and temperate regions show weak associations with life history but stronger links to environmental variation in microbial abundance
    Nicholas P C Horrocks
    Animal Ecology Group, Centre for Evolutionary and Ecological Studies, University of Groningen, P O Box 11103, 9700 CC Groningen, The Netherlands
    Physiol Biochem Zool 85:504-15. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Baseline haptoglobin concentrations are repeatable and predictive of certain aspects of a subsequent experimentally-induced inflammatory response
    Kevin D Matson
    Animal Ecology Group, Center for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 162:7-15. 2012
  7. pmc Wild skylarks seasonally modulate energy budgets but maintain energetically costly inflammatory immune responses throughout the annual cycle
    Arne Hegemann
    Animal Ecology Group, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 7:e36358. 2012
  8. pmc Immune function in a free-living bird varies over the annual cycle, but seasonal patterns differ between years
    Arne Hegemann
    Animal Ecology Group, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, University of Groningen, P O Box 11103, 9700 CC, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Oecologia 170:605-18. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Intense flight and endotoxin injection elicit similar effects on leukocyte distributions but dissimilar effects on plasma-based immunological indices in pigeons
    Kevin D Matson
    Animal Ecology Group, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Exp Biol 215:3734-41. 2012
  10. doi request reprint No evidence for melatonin-linked immunoenhancement over the annual cycle of an avian species
    Deborah M Buehler
    Animal Ecology Group, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, University of Groningen, P O Box 14, 9750 AA, Haren, The Netherlands
    J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 195:445-51. 2009

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint Physiological responses of Houbara bustards to high ambient temperatures
    B Irene Tieleman
    Zoological Laboratory, University of Groningen, PO Box 14, 9750 AA Haren, The Netherlands
    J Exp Biol 205:503-11. 2002
    ..Differences in body composition between wild-caught and captive-reared birds were correlated with differences in physiological performance...
  2. ncbi request reprint Physiological adjustments to arid and mesic environments in larks (Alaudidae)
    B Irene Tieleman
    Zoological Laboratory, University of Groningen, P O Box 14, 9750 AA Haren, The Netherlands
    Physiol Biochem Zool 75:305-13. 2002
    ....
  3. pmc Adaptation of metabolism and evaporative water loss along an aridity gradient
    B Irene Tieleman
    Zoological Laboratory, University of Groningen, PO Box 14, 9750 AA Haren, The Netherlands
    Proc Biol Sci 270:207-14. 2003
    ..A test of the relationship between BMR and aridity using phylogenetic independent constrasts was consistent with our previous analysis: BMR decreased with increasing aridity...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous and respiratory water loss in larks from arid and mesic environments
    B Irene Tieleman
    Zoological Laboratory, University of Groningen, P O Box 14, 9750 AA Haren, The Netherlands
    Physiol Biochem Zool 75:590-9. 2002
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Immune indexes of larks from desert and temperate regions show weak associations with life history but stronger links to environmental variation in microbial abundance
    Nicholas P C Horrocks
    Animal Ecology Group, Centre for Evolutionary and Ecological Studies, University of Groningen, P O Box 11103, 9700 CC Groningen, The Netherlands
    Physiol Biochem Zool 85:504-15. 2012
    ..Measures of antigen exposure, including assessment of host-independent and host-dependent microbial assemblages, can provide novel insights into the mechanisms underlying immunological variation...
  6. doi request reprint Baseline haptoglobin concentrations are repeatable and predictive of certain aspects of a subsequent experimentally-induced inflammatory response
    Kevin D Matson
    Animal Ecology Group, Center for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 162:7-15. 2012
    ..Overall, we identified several strengths and limitations of baseline [Hp] quantification. Acknowledging these qualities should lead to more refined conclusions in studies of the ecology and evolution of immune function...
  7. pmc Wild skylarks seasonally modulate energy budgets but maintain energetically costly inflammatory immune responses throughout the annual cycle
    Arne Hegemann
    Animal Ecology Group, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 7:e36358. 2012
    ..We suggest that the ability to mount an APR may be so essential to survival in every annual cycle stage that skylarks do not trade off this costly form of defence with other annual cycle demands...
  8. pmc Immune function in a free-living bird varies over the annual cycle, but seasonal patterns differ between years
    Arne Hegemann
    Animal Ecology Group, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, University of Groningen, P O Box 11103, 9700 CC, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Oecologia 170:605-18. 2012
    ..Instead, fluctuating environmental conditions that vary among years likely contribute to the immunological variation that we observed...
  9. doi request reprint Intense flight and endotoxin injection elicit similar effects on leukocyte distributions but dissimilar effects on plasma-based immunological indices in pigeons
    Kevin D Matson
    Animal Ecology Group, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Exp Biol 215:3734-41. 2012
    ....
  10. doi request reprint No evidence for melatonin-linked immunoenhancement over the annual cycle of an avian species
    Deborah M Buehler
    Animal Ecology Group, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, University of Groningen, P O Box 14, 9750 AA, Haren, The Netherlands
    J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 195:445-51. 2009
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Constitutive immune function responds more slowly to handling stress than corticosterone in a shorebird
    Deborah M Buehler
    Animal Ecology Group, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, University of Groningen, P O Box 14, 9750 AA, Haren, The Netherlands
    Physiol Biochem Zool 81:673-81. 2008
    ..Thus, researchers interested in baseline immune function should sample animals as soon as possible after capture, but studies in species not easily sampled in less than 3 min (such as red knots) could still yield useful results...
  12. doi request reprint Repeatability and individual correlates of microbicidal capacity of bird blood
    B Irene Tieleman
    Animal Ecology Group, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, University of Groningen, PO Box 14, 9750 AA Haren, The Netherlands
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 156:537-40. 2010
    ..This knowledge is important when interpreting the possible evolutionary mechanism underlying immunological differences, for example among individuals, environments and seasons...
  13. pmc Genetic modulation of energy metabolism in birds through mitochondrial function
    B Irene Tieleman
    Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, University of Groningen, 9750 AA Haren, The Netherlands
    Proc Biol Sci 276:1685-93. 2009
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Repeatability and individual correlates of basal metabolic rate and total evaporative water loss in birds: a case study in European stonechats
    Maaike A Versteegh
    Animal Ecology Group, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, University of Groningen, P O Box 14, 9750 AA, Haren, The Netherlands
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 150:452-7. 2008
    ..We discuss our results in the context of a review of currently available estimates of repeatability of BMR and TEWL for birds...
  15. doi request reprint Seasonal redistribution of immune function in a migrant shorebird: annual-cycle effects override adjustments to thermal regime
    Deborah M Buehler
    Animal Ecology Group, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, University of Groningen, P O Box 14, 9750 AA, Haren, The Netherlands
    Am Nat 172:783-96. 2008
    ..Experimental manipulation of temperature had little effect on annual variation in immune function. This suggests that other environmental factors, such as food availability and disease, should also be examined in the future...
  16. doi request reprint Immune response to an endotoxin challenge involves multiple immune parameters and is consistent among the annual-cycle stages of a free-living temperate zone bird
    Arne Hegemann
    Animal Ecology Group, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, University of Groningen, PO Box 11103, 9700 CC Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Exp Biol 216:2573-80. 2013
    ..We conclude that multiple parts of the immune system are modulated during an immunological response and that responses are not re-organized throughout the annual cycle. ..
  17. doi request reprint Pathogen pressure puts immune defense into perspective
    Nicholas P C Horrocks
    Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Integr Comp Biol 51:563-76. 2011
    ..We illustrate common mistakes in characterizing these immune-selective pressures, and provide suggestions for the use of molecular and other methods for measuring immune-relevant organisms...
  18. doi request reprint Effects of immune supplementation and immune challenge on oxidative status and physiology in a model bird: implications for ecologists
    Janske van de Crommenacker
    Animal Ecology Group, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, University of Groningen, PO Box 14, 9750 AA, Haren, The Netherlands
    J Exp Biol 213:3527-35. 2010
    ..These ephemeral effects highlight the need to broadly consider current physiological condition when drawing conclusions that relate physiology to ecology and evolution...
  19. doi request reprint Limited access to food and physiological trade-offs in a long-distance migrant shorebird. II. Constitutive immune function and the acute-phase response
    Deborah M Buehler
    Animal Ecology Group, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, University of Groningen, Haren, The Netherlands
    Physiol Biochem Zool 82:561-71. 2009
    ..Thus, under resource-limited conditions, birds save energy on the most costly aspects of immune defense...
  20. doi request reprint How do migratory species stay healthy over the annual cycle? A conceptual model for immune function and for resistance to disease
    Deborah M Buehler
    Animal Ecology Group, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, University of Groningen, P O Box 14, 9750 AA, Haren, The Netherlands
    Integr Comp Biol 50:346-57. 2010
    ..We also suggest avenues for further research, which will help to test the model and better link measures of immune function to pressure from pathogens and to optimal defense against disease...
  21. doi request reprint High and low, fast or slow: the complementary contributions of altitude and latitude to understand life-history variation
    B Irene Tieleman
    Animal Ecology Group, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, University of Groningen, Haren, The Netherlands
    J Anim Ecol 78:293-5. 2009
    ..Put into a broader perspective, high-elevation juncos show the life-history strategy characteristic for low-latitude birds. This raises questions about the mechanisms influencing life-history evolution...
  22. ncbi request reprint Differences in the physiological responses to temperature among stonechats from three populations reared in a common environment
    B Irene Tieleman
    Max Planck Institute for Ornithology, Von der Tann Strasse 7, 82346 Andechs, Germany
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 146:194-9. 2007
    ..Whole organism or mass-specific TEWL did not differ among populations. Possibly, Kenyan birds are better insulated to compensate for their limited capacity to elevate metabolic rate...
  23. ncbi request reprint Lipids of the stratum corneum vary with cutaneous water loss among larks along a temperature-moisture gradient
    Michael Haugen
    Department of Evolution, Ecology, and Organismal Biology, Ohio State University, 312 West 12th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Physiol Biochem Zool 76:907-17. 2003
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Phenotypic flexibility in cutaneous water loss and lipids of the stratum corneum
    Michael J Haugen
    Department of Evolution, Ecology and Organismal Biology, 318 W 12th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    J Exp Biol 206:3581-8. 2003
    ..We demonstrate that adjustments in ratios of lipid classes in the SC are associated with changes in CWL in hoopoe larks...
  25. ncbi request reprint Capture stress and the bactericidal competence of blood and plasma in five species of tropical birds
    Kevin D Matson
    Department of Biology, University of Missouri, St Louis, 63121, USA
    Physiol Biochem Zool 79:556-64. 2006
    ..One hour of acute stress reduced killing ability by up to 40%. This assay is expected to be useful in evolutionary and ecological studies dealing with physiological and immunological differences in birds...
  26. ncbi request reprint Does growth rate determine the rate of metabolism in shorebird chicks living in the Arctic?
    Joseph B Williams
    Department of Evolution, Ecology, and Organismal Biology, Ohio State University, 300 Aronoff Lab, 318 West Twelfth Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Physiol Biochem Zool 80:500-13. 2007
    ..Chicks of smaller species could maintain a greater temperature gradient at a particular body mass because of their higher mass-specific maximum metabolic rates...