Dr. Doreen Becker

+49 38208 68-702
Leibniz-Institut für Nutztierbiologie (FBN)
Wilhelm-Stahl-Allee 2
18196 Dummerstorf


Becker, D.; Niggel, J.K.; Pearce-Kelling, S.; Riis, R.C.; Aguirre, G. D. (2020):
Optic nerve hypoplasia in miniature poodle dogs: A preliminary genetic and candidate gene association study. Vet Ophthalmol 23 (1): 67-76
Hirter, N.; Letko, A.; Häfliger, I. M.; Becker, D.; Greber, D.; Drögemüller, C. (2020):
A genome-wide significant association on chromosome 15 for congenital entropion in Swiss White Alpine sheep. Anim Genet 51 (2): 278-283
Heimes, A.; Brodhagen, J.; Weikard, R.; Becker, D.; Meyerholz, M. M.; Petzl, W.; Zerbe, H.; Schuberth, H.-J.; Hoedemaker, M.; Schmicke, M.; Engelmann, S.; Kühn, Ch. (2020):
Cows selected for divergent mastitis susceptibility display a differntial liver transcriptome profile after experimental Staphylococcus aureus mammary gland inoculation. J Dairy Sci 103 (7): 6364-6373
Heimes, A.; Brodhagen, J.; Weikard, R.; Seyfert, H.-M.; Becker, D.; Meyerholz, M. M.; Petzl, W.; Zerbe, H.; Hoedemaker, M.; Rohmeier, L.; Schubert, H-J; Schmicke, M.; Engelmann, S.; Kühn, Ch. (2020):
Hepatic transcriptome analysis identifies divergent pathogen-specific targeting-strategies to modulate the innate immune system in response to intramammary infection. Front Immunol 11: 715, 1-22
Voß, K.; Tetens, J.; Thaller, G.; Becker, D. (2020):
Coat color roan shows association with KIT variants and no evidence of lethality in Icelandic horses. Genes-Basel 11 (6): 680, 1-8
Becker, D.; Weikard, R.; Schulze, C.; Wohlsein, P.; Kühn, Ch. (2020):
A 50-kb deletion disrupting the RSPO2 gene is associated with tetradysmelia in Holstein Friesian cattle. Genet Sel Evol 62: 68, 1-13
Murgiano, L.; Becker, D.; Spector, C.; Carlin, K.; Santana, E.; Niggel, J.K.; Jagannathan, V.; Leeb, T.; Pearce-Kelling, S.; Aguirre, G. D.; Miyadera, K. (2020):
CCDC66 frameshift variant associated with a new form of early-onset progressive retinal atrophy in Portuguese Water Dogs. Sci Rep-UK 10: 21162, 1-18
Das, R.G.; Becker, D.; Jagannathan, V.; Goldstein, O.; Santana, E.; Carlin, K.; Sudharsan, R.; Leeb, T.; Nishizawa, Y.; Kondo, M.; Aguirre, G. D.; Miyadera, K. (2019):
Genome-wide association study and whole-genome sequencing identify a deletion in LRIT3 associated with canine congenital stationary night blindness. Sci Rep-UK 9: 14166, 1-20
Jagannathan, V.; Drögemüller, C.; Leeb, T.; Aguirre, G. D.; André, C.; Bannasch, D.; Becker, D.; Davis, B.; Ekenstedt, K.; Faller, K.; Forman, O.; Furrow, E.; Giger, U.; Hitte, C.; Hytönen, M.; Lohi, H.; Mellersh, C.; Mickelson, J. R. (2019):
A comprehensive biomedical variant catalogue based on whole genome sequences of 582 dogs and eight wolves. Anim Genet 50 (6): 695-704