Dr. rer. nat. Julia Brenmoehl

+49 38208 68-929
Leibniz Institute for Farm Animal Biology (FBN)
Institute of Genome Biology
Signal Transduction Unit
Wilhelm-Stahl-Allee 2
18196 Dummerstorf

Research interests

  • Control of fat and energy metabolism, cell signalling

Curriculum Vitae

  • 2009: Leibniz-Institute for Farm Animal Biology (FBN)
  • 2007–2009: University Hospital Jena, Internal Medicine IV, Department for Gastroenterology, Hepatology und Infectiology
  • 2005–2007: Graduation (Dr. rer. nat.)
  • 2003–2004: Postgraduate studies in subject biology, University Regensburg; qualification receipt for graduation
  • 2002–2006: University Hospital Regensburg, Department of Gastroenterology, Endocrinology, Rheumatology, Infectiology, Emergency Medicine
  • 2002: University Hospital Rostock, Internal Medicine, Department of Gastroenterology
  • 2001–2001: Creatogen AG Augsburg, Department: Vaccines
  • 1997–2002: Biotechnology studies, university of applied science Jena
  • 1997: Diploma from German secondary school qualifying for university admission or matriculation


Kunze, M.; Wirthgen, E.; Walz, C.; Spitschak, M.; Brenmoehl, J.; Vanselow, J.; Schwerin, M.; Wimmers, K.; Hoeflich, A. (2015):
Bioanalytical validation for simultaneous quantification of non-aromatic steroids in follicular fluid from cattle via ESI-LC-MS/MS. J Chromatogr B 1007: 132-139
Komolka, K.; Albrecht, E.; Schering, L.; Brenmoehl, J.; Hoeflich, A.; Maak, S. (2014):
Locus characterization and gene expression of bovine FNDC5: is the myokine irisin relevant in cattle?. Plos One 9 (1): 1-11
Brenmoehl, J.; Albrecht, E.; Komolka, K.; Schering, L.; Langhammer, M.; Hoeflich, A.; Maak, S. (2014):
Irisin is elevated in skeletal muscle and serum of mice immediately after acute exercise. Int J Biol Sci 10 (3): 338-349
Hoeflich, A.; Wirthgen, E.; David, R.; Classen, C. F.; Spitschak, M.; Brenmoehl, J. (2014):
Control of IGFBP-2 expression by steroids and peptide hormones in vertebrates. Front Endocrinol 5: 43-52
Höflich, A.; Brenmoehl, J. (2014):
Fett weg beim Spaziergang. Leibniz Nordost 19: 4-5
Brenmoehl, J.; Hoeflich, A. (2013):
Dual control of mitochondrial biogenesis by sirtuin 1 and sirtuin 3. Mitochondrion 13 (6): 755-761
Brenmoehl, J.; Walz, C.; Renne, U.; Ponsuksili, S.; Wolf, C.; Langhammer, M.; Schwerin, M.; Hoeflich, A. (2013):
Metabolic adaptations in the liver of born long-distance running mice. Med Sci Sport Exer 45 (5): 841-850
Renne, U.; Langhammer, M.; Brenmoehl, J.; Walz, C.; Zeissler, A.; Tuchscherer, A; Piechotta, M.; Wiesner, R. J.; Bielohuby, M.; Hoeflich, A. (2013):
Lifelong obesity in a polygenic mouse model prevents age- and diet-induced glucose intolerance - obesity is no road to late-onset diabetes in mice. Plos One 8 (11): 1-8
Bruns, T.; Peter, J.; Reuken, P. A.; Grabe, D. H.; Schuldes, S. R.; Brenmoehl, J.; Schölmerich, J.; Wiest, R.; Stallmach, A. (2012):
NOD2 gene variants are a risk factor for culture-positive spontaneous bacterial peritonitis and monomicrobial bacterascites in cirrhosis. Liver Int 32 (2): 223-230
Meier, J. K.-H.; Scharl, M.; Miller, S. N.; Brenmoehl, J.; Hausmann, M.; Kellermeier, S.; Schölmerich, J.; Rogler, G. (2011):
Specific differences in migratory function of myofibroblasts isolated from Crohn's disease fistulae and strictures. Inflamm Bowel Dis 17 (1): 202-212
Pinchuk, I.; Beswick, E.; Saada, J.; Boya, G.; Schmitt, A. O.; Raju, G.; Brenmoehl, J.; Rogler, G.; Reyes, V. E.; Powell, D. (2011):
Human colonic myofibroplasts promote expansion of CD4+ CD25high Foxp3+ regulatory T cells. Gastroenterology 140 (7): 2019-2030
Renne, U.; Sawitzky, M.; Brenmoehl, J.; Bidlingmaier, M.; Bielohuby, M.; Langhammer, M.; Hoeflich, A. (2011):
Funktionale Genomanalyse in Inzuchtlinien und Auszuchtpopulationen: Interaktion von Wachstum und Lebensdauer. In: Biometrische Aspekte der Genomanalyse IV (Biometrie und Medizinische Informatik Greifswalder Seminarberichte , 19) (C. Hemmelmann ..., Hrsg.)
Kosovac, K.; Brenmoehl, J.; Holler, E.; Falk, W.; Schoelmerich, J.; Hausmann, M.; Rogler, G. (2010):
Association of the NOD2 genotype with bacterial translocation via altered cell-cell contacts in Crohn's disease patients. Inflamm Bowel Dis 16 (8): 1311-1321
Rieder, F.; Georgieva, M.; Schirbel, A.; Artinger, M.; Zügner, A.; Blank, M.; Brenmoehl, J.; Schölmerich, J.; Rogler, G. (2010):
Prostaglandin E2 Inhibits Migration of Colonic Lamina Propria Fibroblasts. Inflamm Bowel Dis 16 (9): 1505-1513
Brenmoehl, J.; Miller, S. N.; Hofmann, C.; Vogl, D.; Falk, W.; Schölmerich, J.; Rogler, G. (2009):
Transforming growth factor-β1 induces intestinal myofibroblast differentiation and modulates their migration. World J Gastroentero 15 (12): 1431-1442
Lang, M.; Schlechtweg, M.; Kellermeier, S.; Brenmoehl, J.; Falk, W.; Schölmerich, J.; Herfarth, H.; Rogler, G.; Hausmann, M. (2009):
Gene expression profiles of mucosal fibroblasts from strictured and nonstrictured areas of patients with Crohn's disease. Inflamm Bowel Dis 15 (2): 212-223
Pohlers, D.; Brenmoehl, J.; Löffler, I.; Müller, M.; Leipner, C.; Schultze-Mosgau, S.; Stallmach, A.; Kinne, R.; Wolf, I (2009):
TGF-β and fibrosis in different organs — molecular pathway imprints. BBA-Mol Basis Dis 1792 (8): 746-756
Landfried, K.; Bataille, F.; Rogler, G.; Brenmoehl, J.; Kosovac, K.; Wolff, D.; Hilgendorf, I.; Hahn, J.; Edinger, M.; Hoffmann, P.; Obermeier, J.; Schoelmerich, J.; Andreesen, R.; Holler, E. (2009):
Recipient NOD2/CARD15 status affects cellular infiltrates in human intestinal graft-versus-host disease. Clin Exp Immunol 159 (1): 87-92
Bataille, F.; Rohrmeier, C.; Bates, R.; Weber, A.; Rieder, F.; Brenmoehl, J.; Strauch, U.; Farkas, S.; Furst, A.; Hofstadter, F.; Scholmerich, J.; Herfarth, H.; Rogler, G. (2008):
Evidence for a role of epithelial mesenchymal transition during pathogenesis of fistulae in Crohn's disease. Inflamm Bowel Dis 14: 1514-1527
Brenmoehl, J.; Falk, W.; Goke, M.; Scholmerich, J.; Rogler, G. (2008):
Inflammation modulates fibronectin isoform expression in colonic lamina propria fibroblasts (CLPF). Int J Colorectal Dis 23: 947-955