Dr. rer. nat. Dirk Dannenberger

+49 38208 68-852
Leibniz Institute for Farm Animal Biology (FBN)
Institute of Muscle Biology and Growth
Lipid metabolism and muscular adaptation Workgroup
Wilhelm-Stahl-Allee 2
18196 Dummerstorf

Research interests

  • Regulation of lipid metabolism in farm and model animals and (beef, pork, lamb, mice), lipodomics, metabolomics, meat quality
  • Effects of dietary (exogenous PUFAs) and genetic factors on lipid metabolism in farm animals
  • Mechanisms of de novo synthesis of fatty acids in phospholipids and triglycerides
  • Analytics (GC, GC-MS/MS, MALDI TOF MS, Ag+-HPLC, TLC, biochemical assays, micronutrients)

Curriculum Vitae

  • 2018-present: Group leader Lipid metabolism and muscular adaptation Workgroup
  • 2001-present: Scientist, Leibniz-Institute for Farm Animal Biology (FBN) Dummerstorf, Unit Function of bioactive lipids
  • 1992-1997: Postdoctoral Researcher, Baltic Sea Research Institute Warnemuende, Rostock
  • 1985-1989: Doctoral studies, Graduation (Dr. rer. nat.), University Rostock
  • 1985: Graduation (Dipl.-Chem.), Inorganic chemistry, University Rostock

Teaching

  • Since 2012: Fat quality, Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, University of Rostock (M.Sc.)
  • Since 2012: Fat Quality, Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, University of Rostock (B.Sc.)

Publications

Sharma, A.; Baddela, V. S.; Roettgen, V.; Vernunft, A.; Viergutz, T.; Dannenberger, D.; Hammon, H. M.; Schoen, J.; Vanselow, J. (2020):
Effects of dietary fatty acids on bovine oocyte competence and granulosa cells. Front Endocrinol 11: 87, 1-12
Engel, K. M.; Dzyuba, B.; Ninhaus-Silveira, A.; Verissomo-Silveira, R.; Dannenberger, D.; Schiller, J.; Steinbach, C.; Dzyuba, B. (2020):
Sperm lipid composition in early diverged fish species: Internal vs. external mode of fertilization. Biomolecules 10: 172, 1-25
Suchý, T.; Zieschang, C.; Popkova, Y.; Kaczmarek, I.; Weiner, J.; Liebing, A. D.; Çakir, M. V.; Landgraf, K.; Gericke, M.; Pospisilik, J. A.; Körner, A.; Heiker, J. K.; Dannenberger, D.; Schiller, J.; Schöneberg, T.; Liebscher, V.; Thor, D. (2020):
The repertoire of Adhesion G protein-coupled receptors in adipocytes and their functional relevance. Int J Obesity (https://doi.org/doi.org/10.1038/s41366-020-0570-2)
Dannenberger, D.; Möller, R.; Westphal, L.; Moritz, T.; Dähne, M.; Grunow, B. (2020):
Fatty acid composition in blubber, liver, and muscle of marine mammals in the southern Baltic Sea. Animals-Basel 10: 1509, 1-12
Dahl, N.; Albrecht, E.; Dannenberger, D.; Uken, K.L.; Hammon, H. M.; Maak, S. (2020):
Consequences of maternal essential fatty acid and conjugated linoleic acid supplementation on the development of calf muscle and adipose tissue. Animals-Basel 10 (9): 1598, 1-18
Schindler, M.; Dannenberger, D.; Nuernberg, G.; Pendzialek, S.; Grybel, K.; Seeling, T.; Santos, A. (2020):
Embryonic fatty acid metabolism in diabetic pregnancy: the difference between embryoblasts and trophoblasts. Mol Hum Reprod : 1-13
Kruse, M.; Kemper, M.; Gancheva, S.; Osterhoff, M.; Dannenberger, D.; Markgraf, D.F.; Machmann, J.; Hierholzer, J.; Roden, M.; Pfeiffer, H. (2020):
Dietary rapeseed oil supplementation reduces hepatic steatosis in obese men - A randomized controlled trial. Mol Nutr Food Res : 1-13
Kalbe, C.; Priepke, A.; Nürnberg, G.; Dannenberger, D. (2019):
Effects of long-term microalgae supplementation on muscle microstructure, meat quality, and fatty acid composition in growing pigs. J Anim Physiol An N 103 (2): 574-582
Möller, R.; Dannenberger, D.; Nürnberg, G.; Strucken, E.-M.; Brockmann, G. A. (2019):
Relationship between fatty acid profile of hair and energy availability of lactating primiparous cows. J Dairy Res 86 (1): 77-84
Sharma, A.; Baddela, V. S.; Becker, F.; Dannenberger, D.; Viergutz, T.; Vanselow, J. (2019):
Elevated free fatty acids affect bovine granulosa cell function: a molecular cue for compromised reproduction during negative energy balance. Endocr Connect 8 (5): 493-505
Schiavon, S.; Cecchinato, A.; Pegolo, S.; Dannenberger, D.; Tagliapietra, F.; Bittante, G. (2019):
Dose response of rumen-protected conjugated linoleic acid supplementation to fattening bulls and heifers on growth, and carcass and meat quality. J Anim Physiol An N 103: 997-1005
Liu, Y; Albrecht, E.; Dannenberger, D.; Hammon, H. M.; Kühn, Ch.; Sauerwein, H.; Yang, R; Zhao, Z; Maak, S. (2019):
Retinol binding protein 4 abundance in plasma and tissues is related to body fat deposition in cattle. Sci Rep-UK 9: 8056, 1-13
Liebig, M.; Dannenberger, D.; Vollmar, B.; Abshagen, K. (2019):
Endogenously increased n-3 PUFA levels in fat-1 transgenic mice do not protect from non-alcoholic steatohepatitis. Hepatobil Surg Nutr 8 (5): 447-458
Engel, K. M.; Sampels, S.; Dzyuba, B.; Podhorec, P.; Policar, T.; Dannenberger, D.; Schiller, J. (2019):
Swimming at different temperatures: The lipid composition of sperm from three freshwater fish species determined by mass spectrometry and nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy. Chem Phys Lipids 221: 65-72
Liebig, M.; Dannenberger, D.; Vollmar, B.; Abshagen, K. (2019):
n-3 PUFAs reduce tumor load and improve survival in a NASH-tumor mouse model. Ther Adv Chronic Dis 10: 2040622319872118, 1-16
Möller, R.; Nürnberg, G.; Albrecht, E.; Ruth, W.; Brockmann, G. A.; Dannenberger, D. (2019):
A method for analyzing fatty acids in cattle hair, with special emphasis on lauric and myristic acid. Eur J Lipid Sci Tech 121 (11): 1900143, 1-7
Stehr, M.; Grashorn, M.; Dannenberger, D.; Tuchscherer, A; Gauly, M.; Metges, C. C.; Daş, G. (2019):
Resistance and tolerance to mixed nematode infections in relation to performance level in laying hens. Vet Parasitol 275: 108925, 1-12
Popkova, Y.; Dannenberger, D.; Schiller, J.; Engel, K. M. (2019):
Differences in the lipid pattern during maturation of 3T3-L1 adipocytes investiged by thin-layer chromatography, gas chromatography, and mass spectrometric approaches. Anal Bioanal Chem (https://doi.org/10.1007/s00216-019-02243-w)
Dannenberger, D.; Tuchscherer, M.; Nürnberg, G.; Schmicke, M.; Kanitz, E. (2018):
Sea buckthorn pomace supplementation in the diet of growing pigs - effects on fatty acid metabolism, HPA activity and immune status. Int J Mol Sci 19 (2): 596, 1-12
Reyer, H.; Oster, M.; Magowan, E.; Muráni, E.; Sauerwein, H.; Dannenberger, D.; Kuhla, B.; Ponsuksili, S.; Wimmers, K. (2018):
Feed-efficient pigs exhibit molecular patterns allowing a timely circulation of hormones and nutrients. Physiol Genomics 50 (9): 726-734