PD Dr. med. vet. Harald Michael Hammon

+49 38208 68-693
Research Institute for Farm Animal Biology (FBN)
Institute of Nutritional Physiology "Oskar Kellner"
Endocrine Metabolic Regulation Unit
Wilhelm-Stahl-Allee 2
18196 Dummerstorf

Research interests

  • Metabolic and endocrine regulation of growth, development and energy metabolism in cattle
  • Dairy nutrition (calf, cow)

Curriculum Vitae

  • 04/2004-present:
    Senior Scientist and deputy head at the Institute of Nutritional Physiology (“Oskar-Kellner)”, Leibniz Institute for Farm Animal Biology (FBN), Dummerstorf, Germany; Head of the Endocrine Metabolic Regulation Unit
  • 04/1998-03/2004: Scientist at the Division of Nutrition Pathology, Institute of Animal Breeding, University of Bern, Switzerland
  • 12/2003: Habilitation in Animal Physiology at the University of Bern, Venia docendi for Animal Physiology
  • 09/2001-05/2002: Residence at the Department of Animal Science, Purdue University, IN, US
  • 01/1994-03/1998: Post Doc at the Division of Nutrition Pathology, Institute of Animal Breeding, University of Bern, Switzerland
  • 02/1993-12/1993: Veterinary practice (large animals), Feuchtwangen, Germany
  • 04/1991-12/1992: Doctoral Thesis at the Division of Nutrition Pathology, Institute of Animal Breeding, University of Bern, Switzerland
  • 09.01.1991: Approbation as veterinary doctor
  • 1985-1990: Study of veterinary medicine at the Ludwig-Maximilian-University of Munich

Teaching

Physiology and anatomy in farm animals and metabolic performance at the Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (AUF), University of Rostock

Publications

Daddam, J.; Hammon, H. M.; Tröscher, A.; Vogel, L.; Gnott, M.; Kra, G.; Levin, Y.; Sauerwein, H.; Zachut, M. (2021):
Phosphoproteomic analysis of subcutaneous and omental adipose tissue reveals increased lipid turnover in dairy cows supplemented with conjugated linoleic acid.. Int J Mol Sci 22: 3227, 1-25
Ghaffari, M. H.; Sadri, H.; Steinhoff-Wagner, J.; Hammon, H. M.; Sauerwein, H. (2021):
Effects of colostrum feeding on the mRNA abundance of genes related to toll-like receptors, key antimicrobial defense molecules, and tight junctions in the small intestine of neonatal dairy calves. . J Dairy Sci
Kennedy, K.; Becker, F.; Hammon, H. M.; Kuhla, B. (2021):
Differences in net fat oxidation, heat production and liver mitochondrial DNA copy number between high and low feed efficient dairy cows. . J Dairy Sci 104: 9287-9303
Koch, F.; Derno, M.; Langhammer, M.; Tuchscherer, A; Mielenz, M.; Hammon, H. M.; Metges, C. C.; Kuhla, B. (2021):
A high-protein diet supplemented with inulin/FOS supports body weight gain associated with lower energy expenditure and carbohydrate oxidation, and alters fecal microbiota in C57BL/6 mice. J NUTR SCI 10: e50, 1-10
Sadri, H.; Ghaffari, M. H.; Steinhoff-Wagner, J.; Görs, S.; Hammon, H. M.; Sauerwein, H. (2021):
Expression of specific signaling components related to muscle protein turnover and of branched-chain amino acid catabolic enzymes in muscle and adipose tissue of preterm and term calves. . J Dairy Sci
Uken, K.L.; Vogel, L.; Gnott, M.; Görs, S.; Schäff, C.; Tuchscherer, A; Hoeflich, A.; Weitzel, J. M.; Kanitz, E.; Tröscher, A.; Sauerwein, H.; Zitnan, R.; Bruckmaier, R.; Gross, J.; Liermann, W.; Hammon, H. M. (2021):
Effect of maternal supplementation with essential fatty acids and conjugated linoleic acid on metabolic and endocrine development of neonatal calves.. J Dairy Sci 104: 7295-7314
Liermann, W.; Uken, K.L.; Schäff, C.; Vogel, L.; Gnott, M.; Tuchscherer, A; Trevisi, E.; Stefaniak, T.; Sauerwein, H.; Tröscher, A.; Hammon, H. M. (2021):
Effects of a maternal essential fatty acid and conjugated linoleic acid supplementation during late pregnancy and early lactation on hematologic and immunological traits and the oxidative and anti-oxidative status in blood plasma of neonatal calves.. Animals-Basel 11 (8): 2168, 1-23
Revskij, D; Haubold, S.S; Plinski, C.; Viergutz, T.; Tuchscherer, A; Kröger-Koch, C.; Albrecht, E.; Günther, J.; Tröscher, A.; Hammon, H. M.; Schuberth, H.-J.; Mielenz, M. (2021):
Cellular detection of the chemokine receptor CXCR4 in bovine mammary glands and its distribution and regulation on bovine leukocytes.. J Dairy Sci
Hammon, H. M.; Liermann, W.; Frieten, D.; Koch, C. (2020):
Review - Importance of colostrum supply and milk feeding intensity on gastrointestinal and systemic development in calves. Animal 14 (S1): s133-s143
Haubold, S.S; Kröger-Koch, C.; Starke, A.; Tuchscherer, A; Tröscher, A.; Kienberger, H.; Rychlik, M.; Bernabucci, U.; Trevesi, E.; Hammon, H. M. (2020):
Effects of abomasal infusion of essential fatty acids and conjugated linoleic acid on performance and fatty acid, antioxidative, and inflammatory status in dairy cows. J Dairy Sci 103 (1): 972-991
Liermann, W.; Schäff, C.; Gruse, J.; Derno, M.; Weitzel, J. M.; Kanitz, E.; Otten, W.; Höflich, A.; Stefaniak, T.; Sauerwein, H.; Bruckmaier, R.; Gross, J.; Hammon, H. M. (2020):
Effects of colostrum instead of formula feeding for the first two days post natum on whole body energy metabolism and its endocrine control in neonatal calves. J Dairy Sci 103 (4): 3577-3598
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
Nolte, W.; Weikard, R.; Brunner, R. M.; Albrecht, E.; Hammon, H. M.; Reverter, A.; Kühn, Ch. (2020):
Identification and annotation of potential function of regulatory antisense long non-coding RNAs related to feed efficiency in Bos taurus bulls. Int J Mol Sci 21 (9): 3292,1-14
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
Wenge-Dangschat, J.; Steinhöfel, I.; Coenen, M.; Tuchscherer, A; Hammon, H. M.; Bachmann, L. (2020):
Changes in fluid and acid-base status of diarrheic calves on different oral rehydration regimen. J Dairy Sci 103 (11): 10446-10458
Liermann, W.; Viergutz, T.; Uken, K.L.; Vogel, L.; Gnott, M.; Dannenberger, D.; Tuchscherer, A; Kienberger, H.; Rychlik, M.; Tröscher, A.; Hammon, H. M. (2020):
Influences of maternal conjugated linoleic acid and essential fatty acid supply during late pregnancy and early lactation on T and B cell subsets in mesenteric lymph nodes and the small intestine of neonatal calves. Front Vet Sci 7: 604452, 1-8
Vogel, L.; Gnott, M.; Kröger-Koch, C.; Dannenberger, D.; Tuchscherer, A; Tröscher, A.; Kienberger, H.; Rychlik, M.; Starke, A.; Bachmann, L.; Hammon, H. M. (2020):
Effects of abomasal infusion of essential fatty acids together with conjugated linoleic acid in late and early lactation on performance, milk and body composition, and plasma metabolites in dairy cows. J Dairy Sci 103 (8): 7431-7450
Gnott, M.; Vogel, L.; Kröger-Koch, C.; Dannenberger, D.; Tuchscherer, A; Tröscher, A.; Trevisi, E.; Stefaniak, T.; Jawor, P.; Starke, A.; Mielenz, M.; Bachmann, L.; Hammon, H. M. (2020):
Changes in fatty acids in plasma and association with the inflammatory response in dairy cows abomasally infused with essential fatty acids and conjugated linoleic acid during late and early lactation. J Dairy Sci 103 (12): 11889-11910
Haubold, S.S; Kröger-Koch, C.; Tuchscherer, A; Kanitz, E.; Weitzel, J. M.; Hoeflich, A.; Starke, A.; Tröscher, A.; Sauerwein, H.; Hammon, H. M. (2020):
Effects of a combined essential fatty acid and conjugated linoleic acid abomasal infusion on metabolic and endocrine traits, including the somatotropic axis, in dairy cows. J Dairy Sci 103 (12): 12069-12082
Ghaffari, M. H.; Sadri, H.; Hammon, H. M.; Steinhoff-Wagner, J.; Hensch, N.; Sauerwein, H. (2020):
Colostrum versus formula: Effects on mRNA expression of genes related to branched-chain amino acid metabolism in neonatal dairy calves. J Dairy Sci 103 (10): 9656-9666