Dr. agr. Elke Albrecht

Institut für Muskelbiologie und Wachstum

+49 38208 68-852
Leibniz-Institut für Nutztierbiologie (FBN)
Institut für Muskelbiologie und Wachstum
Abteilung Zelluläre Interaktionen
Wilhelm-Stahl-Allee 2
18196 Dummerstorf

Forschungsinteressen

  • Biologie des Skelettmuskels in Nutztieren
  • Fleischqualität von Nutztieren
  • Marmorierung und intramuskuläre Adipogenese
  • Interaktionen zwischen Muskel- und Fettzellen

Lebenslauf

  • 2005–heute: Wissenschaftlerin am Institut für Muskelbiologie und Wachstum, FBN Dummerstorf
  • 1998–2005: Post Doc in der Abteilung für medizinische Biologie Brereich Pathologie, Universitätsmedizin Rostock
  • 1992–1998: Promotion am Institut für Muskelbiologie und Wachstum, FBN Dummerstorf
  • 1988–1992: Forschungsstudium an der Abteilung für Biotechnologie, Technische Universität Dresden
  • 1988: Abschluss zum Dipl.-Ing. in Lebensmitteltechnik an der Technischen Universität Dresden

Lehre

  • seit 2014: Methoden der Charakterisierung von Skellettmuskelgewebe, Agrar- und Umweltwissenschaftliche Fakultät, Universität Rostock (M.Sc.)

Publikationen

Zitnan, R.; Albrecht, E.; Kalbe, C.; Miersch, C.; Revajova, V.; Levkut, M.; Röntgen, M. (2019):
Muscle characteristics in chicks challenged with Salmonella Enteritidis and the effect of preventive application of the probiotic Enterococcus faecium. Poultry Sci 98 (5): 2014-2025
Koch, F.; Thom, U.; Albrecht, E.; Weikard, R.; Nolte, W.; Kuhla, B.; Kühn, Ch. (2019):
Heat stress directly impairs gut integrity and recruits distinct immune cell populations into the bovine intestine. P Natl Acad Sci USA 116 (21): 10333-10338
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 (https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-019-44508-4)
Liu, Y.; Albrecht, E.; Schering, L.; Kühn, Ch.; Yang, R; Zhao, Z; Maak, S. (2018):
Agouti signaling protein and its receptors as potential molecular markers for intramuscular and body fat deposition in cattle. Front Physiol 9: 172, 1-13
Revajova, V.; Herich, R; Levkut, M.; Zitnan, R.; Albrecht, E.; Röntgen, M.; Levkutova, M.; Karaffova, V.; Sevcikova, Z.; Paulovicova, E.; Levkut, M. (2018):
Immunolocalization of Na+/K+-ATPase and proliferative activity of enterocytes after administration of glucan in chickens fed T-2 toxin. Acta Vet Brno 87 (4): 371-377
Brenmoehl, J.; Ohde, D.; Albrecht, E.; Walz, C.; Tuchscherer, A.; Hoeflich, A. (2017):
Browning of subcutaneous fat and higher surface temperature in response to phenotype selection for advanced endurance exercise performance in male DUhTP mice. J Comp Physiol B 187 (2): 361-373
Albrecht, E.; Schering, L.; Liu, Y.; Komolka, K.; Kühn, Ch.; Wimmers, K.; Gotoh, T.; Maak, S. (2017):
Factors influencing bovine intramuscular adipose tissue development and cellularity. J Anim Sci 95 (5): 2244-2254
Huang, Y.; Gao, S.; Chen, J.; Albrecht, E.; Zhao, R.; Yang, X. (2017):
Maternal butyrate supplementation induces insulin resistance associated with enhanced intramuscular fat deposition in the offspring. Oncotarget 8 (8): 13073-13084
Schering, L.; Albrecht, E.; Komolka, K.; Kühn, Ch.; Maak, S. (2017):
Increased expression of thyroid hormone responsive protein (THRSP) is the result but not the cause of higher intramuscular fat content in cattle. Int J Biol Sci 13 (5): 532-544
Aguinaga Casañas, M.; Schäff, C.; Albrecht, E.; Hammon, H. M.; Kuhla, B.; Röntgen, M.; Nürnberg, G.; Mielenz, M. (2017):
Short communication: Free fatty acid receptors FFAR1 and FFAR2 during the peripartal period in liver of dairy cows grouped by their postpartum plasma beta-hydroxybutyrate concentrations. J Dairy Sci 100 (4): 3287-3292
Komolka, K.; Albrecht, E.; Gotoh, T.; Maak, S. (2017):
Abundance of beige and brown adipocyte markers in different adipose depots of cattle at 26 months of age. Advances in Animal Biosciences 8 (s1): s38-s41
Albrecht, E.; Komolka, K.; Ponsuksili, S.; Gotoh, T.; Wimmers, K.; Maak, S. (2016):
Transcriptome profiling of Musculus longissimus dorsi in two cattle breeds with different intramuscular fat deposition. Genomics Data 7: 109-111
Komolka, K.; Ponsuksili, S.; Albrecht, E.; Kühn, Ch.; Wimmers, K.; Maak, S. (2016):
Gene expression profile of Musculus longissimus dorsi in bulls of a Charolais X Holstein F2-cross with divergent intramuscular fat content. Genomics Data 7: 131-133
Campos, C. F.; Duarte, M. S.; Guimaraes, S. E. F.; Verardo, L. L.; Wei, S.; Du, M.; Jiang, Z.; Bergen, W. G.; Hausman, G. J.; Fernyhough-Culver, M.; Albrecht, E.; Dodson, M. V. (2016):
Animal model and the current understanding of molecule dynamics of adipogenesis (review). Animal 10 (6): 927-932
Nebendahl, C.; Görs, S.; Albrecht, E.; Krüger, R.; Martens, K.; Giller, K.; Hammon, H. M.; Rimbach, G.; Metges, C. C. (2016):
Early postnatal feed restriction reduces liver connective tissue levels and affects H3K9 acetylation state of regulated genes associated with protein metabolism in low birth weight pigs. J Nutr Biochem 29: 41-55
Albrecht, E.; Kuzinski, J.; Komolka, K.; Gotoh, T.; Maak, S. (2015):
Localization and abundance of early markers of fat cell differentiation in the skeletal muscle of cattle during growth - Are DLK1-positive cells the origin of marbling flecks?. Meat Sci 100: 237-245
Hamada, M.; Albrecht, E.; El-Bagory, A.-R.; Edris, A.-B.; Hammon, H. M.; Nürnberg, G.; Maak, S. (2015):
Changes of muscle fibre profile and fat cell size around first parturition in cows differing in lactation performance. LIVEST SCI 175: 121-127
Albrecht, E.; Norheim, F.; Thiede, B.; Holen, T.; Ohashi, T.; Schering, L.; Lee, S.; Brenmoehl, J.; Thomas, S.; Drevon, C. A.; Erickson, H. P.; Maak, S. (2015):
Irisin - a myth rather than an exercise-inducible myokine. Sci Rep-UK 5: 1-10
Widmann, P.; Reverter, A.; Weikard, R.; Suhre, K.; Hammon, H. M.; Albrecht, E.; Kühn, Ch. (2015):
Systems biology analysis merging phenotype, metabolomic and genomic data identifies Non-SMC Condensin I Complex, Subunit G (NCAPG) and cellular maintenance processes as major contributors to genetic variability in bovine feed efficiency. Plos One 10 (4):
Will, K.; Schering, L.; Albrecht, E.; Kalbe, C.; Maak, S. (2015):
Differentiation of bovine satellite cell-derived myoblasts under different culture conditions. IN VITRO CELL DEV-AN 51 (9): 885-889