Dr. rer. nat. Anja Baufeld

+49 38208 68-752
Research Institute for Farm Animal Biology (FBN)
working group Cell Physiology & reproduction
Wilhelm-Stahl-Allee 2
18196 Dummerstorf

Research interests

  • Gene regulation of folliculogenesis
  • Cell signalling

Curriculum Vitae

  • since 2016: Postdoctoral fellow FBN
  • 2011–2016: PhD student, University of Rostock and FBN
  • 2005–2011: Diploma in Biology, University of Rostock


Corte Pause, F.; Urli, S.; Crociati, M.; Stradaioli, G.; Baufeld, A. (2024):
Connecting the Dots: Livestock Animals as Missing Links in the Chain of Microplastic Contamination and Human Health.
Animals 14 (2): 350, 1-19
Röttgen, V.; Tümmler, L.-M.; Koczan, D.; Rebl, A.; Kuhla, B.; Vanselow, J.; Baufeld, A. (2023):
Early milk-feeding regimes in calves exert long-term effects on the development of ovarian granulosa cells. BMC Genomics 24: 485, 1-13
Urli, S.; Corte Pause, F.; Crociati, M.; Baufeld, A.; Monaci, M.; Stradaioli, G. (2023):
Impact of Microplastics and Nanoplastics on Livestock Health: An Emerging Risk for Reproductive Efficiency. Animals-Basel 13 (7): 1132, 1-16
Baufeld, A.; Vanselow, J. (2022):
Lactate-induced effects on bovine granulosa cells are mediated via PKA signaling. Cell Tissue Res 388 (2): 471-477
Baufeld, A.; Koczan, D.; Vanselow, J. (2019):
L-lactate induces specific genome wide alterations of gene expression in cultured bovine granulosa cells. BMC Genomics 20: 273, 1-11
Baufeld, A.; Vanselow, J. (2018):
A tissue culture model of estrogen-producing primary bovine granulosa cells. 139: e58208
Baufeld, A.; Vanselow, J. (2018):
Lactate promotes specific differentiation in bovine granulosa cells depending on lactate uptake thus mimicking an early post-LH stage. Reprod Biol Endocrin 16: 15, 1-11
Baufeld, A.; Koczan, D.; Vanselow, J. (2017):
Induction of altered gene expression profiles in cultured bovine granulosa cells at high cell density. Reprod Biol Endocrin 15: 3, 1-14
Yenuganti, V.; Baddela, V.S.; Baufeld, A.; Singh, D.; Vanselow, J. (2015):
The gene expression pattern induced by high plating density in cultured bovine and buffalo granulosa cells might be regulated by specific miRNA species. J Reprod Develop 61 (2): 154-160
Shrestha, K.; Lukasik, K.; Baufeld, A.; Vanselow, J.; Moallem, U.; Meidan, R. (2015):
Regulation of ovulatory genes in bovine granulosa cells: lessons from siRNA silencing of PTGS2. Reproduction 149 (1): 21-29
Baddela, V.; Baufeld, A.; Yenuganti, V.; Vanselow, J.; Singh, D. (2014):
Suitable housekeeping genes for normalization of transcript abundance analysis by real-time RT-PCR in cultured bovine granulosa cells during hypoxia and differential cell plating density. Reprod Biol Endocrin 12: 118-125
Baufeld, A.; Vanselow, J. (2013):
Increasing cell plating density mimics an early post-LH stage in cultured bovine granulosa cells. Cell Tissue Res 354 (3): 869-880
Christenson, L. K.; Gunewardena, S.; Hong, X.; Spitschak, M.; Baufeld, A.; Vanselow, J. (2013):
Preovulatory LH surge effects on follicular theca and granulosa transcriptomes. Mol Endocrinol 27 (7): 1153-1171