Reinhard Rieger

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Affiliation: University of Innsbruck
Country: Austria

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Making Heads or Tails of Tapeworms
    Bernhard Egger
    Research unit Evolutionary Developmental Biology, Institute of Zoology, University of Innsbruck, Technikerstr 25, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria Electronic address
    Trends Parasitol 32:511-2. 2016
  2. pmc Put a tiger in your tank: the polyclad flatworm Maritigrella crozieri as a proposed model for evo-devo
    François Lapraz
    Department of Genetics, Evolution and Environment, University College London, London, UK
    Evodevo 4:29. 2013
  3. pmc Developmental diversity in free-living flatworms
    José María Martín-Durán
    Department of Genetics, Evolution and Environment, University College London, Darwin Building, Gower St, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Evodevo 3:7. 2012
  4. pmc Characterization of the stem cell system of the acoel Isodiametra pulchra
    Katrien De Mulder
    University of Innsbruck, Institute of Zoology, Technikerstrasse 25, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    BMC Dev Biol 9:69. 2009
  5. pmc The caudal regeneration blastema is an accumulation of rapidly proliferating stem cells in the flatworm Macrostomum lignano
    Bernhard Egger
    Institute of Zoology, Center for Molecular Biosciences, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    BMC Dev Biol 9:41. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Regeneration: rewarding, but potentially risky
    Bernhard Egger
    Institute of Zoology, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Birth Defects Res C Embryo Today 84:257-64. 2008
  7. pmc Free-living flatworms under the knife: past and present
    Bernhard Egger
    Ultrastructural Research and Evolutionary Biology, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Dev Genes Evol 217:89-104. 2007
  8. pmc The regeneration capacity of the flatworm Macrostomum lignano--on repeated regeneration, rejuvenation, and the minimal size needed for regeneration
    B Egger
    Ultrastructural Research and Evolutionary Biology, Institute of Zoology, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Dev Genes Evol 216:565-77. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Regeneration in Macrostomum lignano (Platyhelminthes): cellular dynamics in the neoblast stem cell system
    Katharina Theresia Nimeth
    Institute of Zoology, University of Innsbruck, Technikerstrasse 25, Innsbruck 6020, Austria
    Cell Tissue Res 327:637-46. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Production and characterisation of cell- and tissue-specific monoclonal antibodies for the flatworm Macrostomum sp
    Peter Ladurner
    Institute of Zoology and Limnology, University of Innsbruck, Technikerstrasse 25, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Histochem Cell Biol 123:89-104. 2005

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Publications16

  1. doi request reprint Making Heads or Tails of Tapeworms
    Bernhard Egger
    Research unit Evolutionary Developmental Biology, Institute of Zoology, University of Innsbruck, Technikerstr 25, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria Electronic address
    Trends Parasitol 32:511-2. 2016
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  2. pmc Put a tiger in your tank: the polyclad flatworm Maritigrella crozieri as a proposed model for evo-devo
    François Lapraz
    Department of Genetics, Evolution and Environment, University College London, London, UK
    Evodevo 4:29. 2013
    ..Here we give an overview of M. crozieri and its development, we highlight the advantages and current limitations of this animal as a potential evo-devo model and discuss current lines of research. ..
  3. pmc Developmental diversity in free-living flatworms
    José María Martín-Durán
    Department of Genetics, Evolution and Environment, University College London, Darwin Building, Gower St, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Evodevo 3:7. 2012
    ....
  4. pmc Characterization of the stem cell system of the acoel Isodiametra pulchra
    Katrien De Mulder
    University of Innsbruck, Institute of Zoology, Technikerstrasse 25, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    BMC Dev Biol 9:69. 2009
    ..In this study, we wanted to examine if Acoela possess a neoblast-like stem cell system that is responsible for development, growth, homeostasis and regeneration...
  5. pmc The caudal regeneration blastema is an accumulation of rapidly proliferating stem cells in the flatworm Macrostomum lignano
    Bernhard Egger
    Institute of Zoology, Center for Molecular Biosciences, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    BMC Dev Biol 9:41. 2009
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Regeneration: rewarding, but potentially risky
    Bernhard Egger
    Institute of Zoology, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Birth Defects Res C Embryo Today 84:257-64. 2008
    ..With a focus on some worms, but also highlighting comparisons with other animal taxa, putative reasons for a limited and an advanced regeneration capacity are discussed in this article...
  7. pmc Free-living flatworms under the knife: past and present
    Bernhard Egger
    Ultrastructural Research and Evolutionary Biology, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Dev Genes Evol 217:89-104. 2007
    ..The role of the nervous system and especially the brain for regeneration is discussed, and similarities as well as particularities in regeneration among free-living flatworms are pointed out...
  8. pmc The regeneration capacity of the flatworm Macrostomum lignano--on repeated regeneration, rejuvenation, and the minimal size needed for regeneration
    B Egger
    Ultrastructural Research and Evolutionary Biology, Institute of Zoology, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Dev Genes Evol 216:565-77. 2006
    ..In hatchlings only 1,500 cells, including 50 neoblasts, are needed for regeneration. The life span of untreated M. lignano was determined to be about 10 months...
  9. ncbi request reprint Regeneration in Macrostomum lignano (Platyhelminthes): cellular dynamics in the neoblast stem cell system
    Katharina Theresia Nimeth
    Institute of Zoology, University of Innsbruck, Technikerstrasse 25, Innsbruck 6020, Austria
    Cell Tissue Res 327:637-46. 2007
    ..Wound healing and regeneration are accompanied by the formation of a distinct blastema. These results present new insights, at the cellular level, into the early regeneration of rhabditophoran Platyhelminthes...
  10. ncbi request reprint Production and characterisation of cell- and tissue-specific monoclonal antibodies for the flatworm Macrostomum sp
    Peter Ladurner
    Institute of Zoology and Limnology, University of Innsbruck, Technikerstrasse 25, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Histochem Cell Biol 123:89-104. 2005
    ..as a suitable model organism for comparative analyses within Platyhelminthes and to Drosophila and C. elegans...
  11. doi request reprint Stem cells are differentially regulated during development, regeneration and homeostasis in flatworms
    Katrien De Mulder
    University of Innsbruck, Institute of Zoology and CMBI, Technikerstrasse 25, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Dev Biol 334:198-212. 2009
    ..Fourth, piwi expression in hatchlings further supports an embryonic formation of the germline in M. lignano. Our findings address new questions in flatworm stem cell research and provide a basis for comparison with higher organisms...
  12. pmc To be or not to be a flatworm: the acoel controversy
    Bernhard Egger
    Institute of Zoology and Center for Molecular Biosciences, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    PLoS ONE 4:e5502. 2009
    ..By these data, both the inclusion of Acoela within Platyhelminthes, and their separation from flatworms as basal bilaterians are well-supported alternatives...
  13. doi request reprint Chronic reduction in cardiac output induces hypoxic signaling in larval zebrafish even at a time when convective oxygen transport is not required
    Renate Kopp
    Institute of Zoology and Center for Molecular Biosciences, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Physiol Genomics 42:8-23. 2010
    ..The results showed that a chronic reduction in blood flow generated hypoxic molecular signals despite partial compensation by increased oxygen carrying capacity and transiently slowed the overall development of zebrafish bre larvae...
  14. ncbi request reprint Stem cell dynamics during growth, feeding, and starvation in the basal flatworm Macrostomum sp. (Platyhelminthes)
    Katharina T Nimeth
    Division of Ultrastructure Research and Developmental Biology, Department of Zoology and Limnology, University Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Dev Dyn 230:91-9. 2004
    ..Neoblasts that pass through S-phase led to a maximum of mitoses after 48 hr. Our results allow deeper insight into cellular dynamics of an ancestral bilaterian stem cell system of a basal Platyhelminth...
  15. pmc Potential of Macrostomum lignano to recover from gamma-ray irradiation
    Katrien De Mulder
    Institute of Zoology and Center for Molecular Biosciences, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Cell Tissue Res 339:527-42. 2010
    ..lignano represents a suitable model system for elucidating the effect of irradiation on the stem cell system in flatworms and for improving our understanding of the recovery potential of severely damaged stem-cell systems...
  16. ncbi request reprint The embryonic development of the flatworm Macrostomum sp
    Joshua Morris
    Department of Molecular, Cell and Developmental Biology, University of California, Los Angeles 90095, USA
    Dev Genes Evol 214:220-39. 2004
    ..The embryo adopts its final shape during stages 7 and 8, characterized by the morphallactic lengthening of the body into a U-shaped form and the condensation of the nervous system...