Prof. Dr. agr. habil. Norbert Reinsch

+49 38208 68-902
Research Institute for Farm Animal Biology (FBN)
Institute of Genetics and Biometry
Livestock Genetics and Breeding Unit
Wilhelm-Stahl-Allee 2
18196 Dummerstorf


Palma Vera, S.; Reyer, H.; Langhammer, M.; Reinsch, N.; Derezanin, L.; Fickel, J.; Qanbari, S.; Weitzel, J. M.; Franzenburg, S.; Hemmrich-Stanisak, G.; Schoen, J. (2022):
Genomic characterization of the world’s longest selection experiment in mouse reveals the complexity of polygenic traits. BMC BIOL 20: 52, 1-20
Mbuthia, J. M.; Eggert, A.; Reinsch, N. (2022):
Comparison of high resolution observational and grid-interpolated weather data and application to thermal stress on herd average milk production traits in a temperate environment. AGR FOREST METEOROL 322: 108923, 1-10
Mbuthia, J. M.; Eggert, A.; Reinsch, N. (2022):
Cooling temperature humidity index-days as a heat load indicator for milk production traits. Front Anim Sci 3: 946592, 1-9
Reinsch, N.; Mayer, M.; Blunk, I. (2021):
Generalized gametic relationships for flexible analyses of parent-of-origin effects. G3-Genes Genom Genet 11 (8 ): jkab064, 1-15
Langhammer, M.; Wytrwat, E.; Michaelis, M.; Schön, J.; Tuchscherer, A.; Reinsch, N.; Weitzel, J. M. (2021):
Two mouse lines selected for large litter size display different lifetime fecundities. Reproduction 161: 721-730
Mbuthia, J. M.; Mayer, M.; Reinsch, N. (2021):
Modeling heat stress effects on dairy cattle milk production in a tropical environment using test-day records and random regression models. Animal 15 (8): 1-10
Reinsch, N.; Musa, A. (2021):
Neue Kriterien für die genomische Selektion Gewidmet Herrn Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. mult. Ernst Kalm zum 80. Geburtstag. Zuchtungskunde 93 (3): 201-209,QUlEPTY4OTIwMjUmTUlEPTY5MTU4.html
Jahnel, R.E.; Wittenburg, D.; Mayer, M.; Täubert, H.; Reinsch, N. (2021):
DGFZ Preis 2020 (Masterarbeiten) Estimation of genetic parameters of milk urea content. Zuchtungskunde 93 (2): 157-168
Honerlagen, H.; Reyer, H.; Oster, M.; Ponsuksili, S.; Trakooljul, N.; Kuhla, B.; Reinsch, N.; Wimmers, K. (2021):
Identification of Genomic Regions Influencing N-Metabolism and N-Excretion in Lactating Holstein- Friesians. Front Genet 12: 699550, 1-12
Mbuthia, J. M.; Mayer, M.; Reinsch, N. (2021):
A review of methods for improving resolution of milk production data and weather information for measuring heat stress in dairy cattle. LIVEST SCI 255: 104794, 1-11
Blunk, I.; Thomsen, H.; Reinsch, N.; Mayer, M.; Försti, A.; Sundquist, J.; Sundquist, K.; Hemminki, K. (2020):
Genomic imprinting analyses identify maternal effects as a cause of phenotypic variability in type 1 diabetes and rheumatoid arthritis. Sci Rep-UK 10 (11562): 1-15
Blunk, I.; Mayer, M.; Hamann, H.; Reinsch, N. (2019):
Scanning the genomes of parents for imprinted loci acting in their un-genotyped progeny. Sci Rep-UK 9: 654, 1-17
Meng, J.; Mayer, M.; Wytrwat, E.; Langhammer, M.; Reinsch, N. (2019):
Turning observed founder alleles into expected relationships in an intercross population. G3-Genes Genom Genet 9 (3): 889-899
Michaelis, M.; Sobczak, A.; Koczan, D.; Langhammer, M.; Reinsch, N.; Schön, J.; Weitzel, J. M. (2018):
Testicular transcriptional signatures associated with high fertility. Reproduction 155 (2): 219-231
Blunk, I.; Mayer, M.; Hamann, H.; Reinsch, N. (2017):
A new model for parent-of-origin effect analyses applied to Brown Swiss cattle slaughterhouse data. Animal 11 (7): 1096-1106
Blunk, I.; Mayer, M.; Hamann, H.; Reinsch, N. (2017):
Parsimonious model for analyzing parent-of-origin effects related to beef traits in dual-purpose Simmental. J Anim Sci 95 (2): 559-571
Langhammer, M.; Michaelis, M.; Hartmann, F.; Wudy, A.; Sobczak, A.; Nürnberg, G.; Reinsch, N.; Schön, J.; Weitzel, J. M. (2017):
Reproductive performance primarily depends on the female genotype in a two-factorial breeding experiment using high-fertility mouse lines. Reproduction 153 (3): 361-368
Michaelis, M.; Sobczak, A.; Koczan, D.; Langhammer, M.; Reinsch, N.; Schön, J.; Weitzel, J. M. (2017):
Selection for female traits of high fertility affects male reproductive performance and alters the testicular transcriptional profile. BMC Genomics 18 (1): 889, 1-19
Blunk, I.; Mayer, M.; Hamann, H.; Reinsch, N. (2017):
A parsimonious model for an analysis of parent-of-origin effects on beef traits in dual-purpose Simmental. Advances in Animal Biosciences 8 (s1): s76-s78
Spötter, A.; Gupta, P.; Mayer, M.; Reinsch, N.; Bienefeld, K. (2016):
Genome-wide association study of a Varroa-specific defense behavior in honeybees (Apis mellifera). J Hered 107 (3): 220-227