Dr. rer. nat. Armin Tuchscherer

Institut für Genetik und Biometrie

+49 38208 68-902
Leibniz-Institut für Nutztierbiologie (FBN)
Institut für Genetik und Biometrie
Abteilung Haustiergenetik und Tierzucht
Wilhelm-Stahl-Allee 2
18196 Dummerstorf


Engelke, S. W.; Daş, G.; Derno, M.; Tuchscherer, A.; Wimmers, K.; Rychlik, M.; Kienberger, H.; Berg, W.; Kuhla, B.; Metges, C. C. (2019):
Methane prediction based on individual or groups of milk fatty acids for dairy cows fed rations with or without linseed. J Dairy Sci 102 (2): 1788-1802
Tuchscherer, M.; Puppe, B.; Tuchscherer, A.; Kanitz, E. (2018):
Psychosocial stress sensitizes neuroendocrine and inflammatory responses to Escherichia coli challenge in domestic piglets. Brain Behav Immun 68: 274-287
Gimsa, U.; Tuchscherer, A.; Gimsa, J.; Tuchscherer, M. (2018):
Assessing immune competence in pigs by immunization with tetanus toxoid. Animal 12 (1): 116-121
Goursot, C.; Düpjan, S.; Tuchscherer, A.; Puppe, B.; Leliveld, L. M. C. (2018):
Behavioural lateralization in domestic pigs (Sus scrofa) - variations between motor functions and individuals. Laterality 23 (5): 576-598
Röttgen, V.; Becker, F.; Tuchscherer, A.; Wrenzycki, C.; Düpjan, S.; Schön, P.- C.; Puppe, B. (2018):
Vocalization as an indicator of estrus climax in Holstein heifers during natural estrus and superovulation. J Dairy Sci 101 (3): 2383-2394
Erdmann, S.; Mohr, E.; Derno, M.; Tuchscherer, A.; Schäff, C.; Boener, S.; Kautzsch, U.; Kuhla, B.; Hammon, H. M.; Röntgen, M. (2018):
Indices of heart rate variability as potential early markers of metabolic stress and compromised regulatory capacity in dried-off high-yielding dairy cows. Animal 12 (7): 1451-1461
Brenmoehl, J.; Walz, C.; Spitschak, M.; Wirthgen, E.; Walz, M.; Langhammer, M.; Tuchscherer, A.; Naumann, R.; Höflich, A. (2018):
Partial phenotype conversion and differential trait response to conditions of husbandry in mice. J Comp Physiol B 188 (3): 527-539
Daş, G.; Hennies, M.; Tuchscherer, A.; Gauly, M. (2018):
Time- and dose-dependent development of humoral immune responses to Ascaridia galli in experimentally and naturally infected chickens.. Vet Parasitol 255: 10-19
Meese, S.; Gimsa, U.; Röntgen, M.; Weitzel, J. M.; Tuchscherer, A.; Miersch, C.; Vernunft, A.; Viergutz, T.; Kreuzer, M.; Schwarm, A. (2018):
Effect of immune modulators and lactation number on in vitro proliferation of lymphocytes from non-pregnant dairy heifers and cows. Can J Anim Sci 98 (4): 898-901
Rischewski, J.; Derno, M.; Tuchscherer, A.; Kuhla, B. (2018):
Feed efficiency, methane production and physiological imbalance relative to stage of lactation for dairy cows fed rations differing in forage energy content. In: Abschlussveranstaltung Verbundprojekt optiKuh, 30. - 31.01.2018 : Tagungsband (Schriftenreihe
Gerbert, C.; Frieten, D.; Koch, C.; Dusel, G.; Eder, K.; Stefaniak, T.; Bajzert, J.; Jawor, P.; Tuchscherer, A.; Hammon, H. M. (2018):
Effects of ad libitum milk replacer feeding and butyrate supplementation on behavior, immune status, and health of Holstein calves in the postnatal period. J Dairy Sci 101 (8): 7348-7360
Wirthgen, E.; Otten, W.; Tuchscherer, M.; Tuchscherer, A.; Domanska, G.; Brenmoehl, J.; Günther, J.; Ohde, D.; Weitschies, W.; Seidlitz, A.; Scheuch, W.; Kanitz, E. (2018):
Effects of 1-Methyltryptophan on immune responses and the kynurenine pathway after lipopolysaccharide challenge in pigs. Int J Mol Sci 19 (10): 3009, 1-23
Goursot, C.; Düpjan, S.; Kanitz, E.; Tuchscherer, A.; Puppe, B.; Leliveld, L. M. C. (2018):
Assessing animal individuality: links between personality and laterality in pigs. Curr Zool (https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cz/zoy071)
Engelke, S. W.; Daş, G.; Derno, M.; Tuchscherer, A.; Berg, W.; Kuhla, B.; Metges, C. C. (2018):
Milk fatty acids estimated by mid-infrared spectroscopy and milk yield can predict methane emissions in dairy cows. Agron Sustain Dev 38 (3): 27,1-9
Wirthgen, E.; Goumon, S.; Kunze, M.; Walz, C.; Spitschak, M.; Tuchscherer, A.; Brown, J.; Höflich, C.; Faucitano, L.; Hoeflich, A. (2018):
Effects of transport duration and environmental conditions in winter or summer on the concentrations of insulin-like growth factors and insulin-like growth factor-binding proteins in the plasma of market-weight pigs. Front Endocrinol 9: 36, 1-10
Erdmann, S.; Derno, M.; Schäff, C.; Börner, S.; Kautzsch, U.; Kuhla, B.; Hammon, H. M.; Tuchscherer, A.; Röntgen, M. (2018):
Comparative analysis of estimated and calorimetrically determined energy balance in high-yielding dairy cows. J Dairy Sci
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
Düpjan, S.; Stracke, J.; Tuchscherer, A.; Puppe, B. (2017):
An improved design for the spatial judgement task in domestic pigs. Appl Anim Behav Sci 187: 23-30
Stracke, J.; Otten, W.; Tuchscherer, A.; Puppe, B.; Düpjan, S. (2017):
Serotonin depletion induces pessimistic-like behavior in a cognitive bias paradigm in pigs. Physiol Behav 174: 18-26
Badstübner, K.; Gimsa, U.; Weber, I.; Tuchscherer, A.; Gimsa, J. (2017):
Deep brain stimulation of hemiparkinsonian rats with unipolar and bipolar electrodes for up to 6 weeks: behavioral testing of freely moving animals. Parkinsons Dis-US 2017: 5693589, 1-18