Dr. rer. nat. Michael Derno

Institut für Ernährungsphysiologie "Oskar Kellner"

+49 38208 68-693
Leibniz-Institut für Nutztierbiologie (FBN)
Institut für Ernährungsphysiologie
Abteilung Stoffwechseleffizienz
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
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
Lamp, O.; Reyer, H.; Otten, W.; Nürnberg, G.; Derno, M.; Wimmers, K.; Metges, C. C.; Kuhla, B. (2018):
Intravenous lipid infusion affects dry matter intake, methane yield, and rumen bacteria structure in late-lactating Holstein cows. J Dairy Sci 101 (7): 6032-6046
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
Eslamizad, M.; Tümmler, L.; Derno, M.; Hoch, M.; Kuhla, B. (2018):
TECHNICAL NOTE: Development of a pressure sensor-based system for measuring rumination time in pre-weaned dairy calves. J Anim Sci 96 (11): 4483-4489
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
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
Jentsch, W.; Derno, M.; Piatkowski, B. (2017):
Methanemission bei Fütterung von frischem, getrocknetem und siliertem Grobfutter an Schafe. Zuchtungskunde 89 (2): 106-114
Rischewski, J.; Bielak, A.; Nürnberg, G.; Derno, M.; Kuhla, B. (2017):
Rapid communication: Ranking dairy cows for methane emissions measured using respiration chamber or GreenFeed techniques during early, peak, and late lactation. J Anim Sci 95 (7): 3154-3159
Sorg, D.; Mühlbach, S.; Rosner, F.; Kuhla, B.; Derno, M.; Meese, S.; Schwarm, A.; Kreuzer, M.; Swalve, H. H. (2017):
The agreement between two next-generation laser methane detectors and respiration chamber facilities in recording methane concentrations in the spent air produced by dairy cows. Comput Electron Agr 143: 262-272
Bielak, A.; Derno, M.; Tuchscherer, A.; Hammon, H. M.; Susenbeth, A.; Kuhla, B. (2016):
Body fat mobilization in early lactation influences methane production of dairy cows. Sci Rep-UK 6: 28135, 1-13
Lamp, O.; Derno, M.; Nürnberg, G.; Metges, C. C.; Kuhla, B. (2016):
Intravenous lipid infusion affects methane production apart from reducing dry matter intake in late lactation German Holstein cows. In: Energy and Protein metabolism and nutrition : 5th EAAP International Symposium, Krakow, Poland, 12-15 September 2016 (E
Stoldt, A.-K.; Derno, M.; Das, G; Weitzel, J. M.; Wolffram, S.; Metges, C. C. (2016):
Effects of rutin and buckwheat on energy metabolism and methane production in dairy cows. J Dairy Sci 99 (3): 2161-2168
Engelke, S. W.; Das, G; Derno, M.; Kuhla, B.; Metges, C. C. (2016):
Delineation of relationships between feed composition, methane emission and milk fatty acids in cows – prerequisite for the development of an indirect methane indicator. In: Energy and protein metabolism and nutrition (EAAP publication , 137) (Skomial J,
Stoldt, A.-K.; Derno, M.; Daş, G.; Weitzel, J. M.; Wolffram, S.; Metges, C. C. (2016):
Influence of rutin and rutin-containing buckwheat seeds on methane emission in lactating dairy cows. In: Energy and protein metabolism and nutrition (EAAP publication 137) (Skomial J, Lapierre H, Hrsg.) Wageningen Academic Publishers, Wageningen (978-90-
Schäff, C.; Gruse, J.; Derno, M.; Hammon, H. M. (2016):
Diet-dependent energy metabolism of neonatal calves determined by indirect calorimetric measurements. In: Energy and protein metabolism and nutrition (EAAP publication , 137) (Skomial J. und Lapierre H., Hrsg.) Wageningen Publisher, Wageningen (978-90-868
Eslamizad, M.; Lamp, O.; Derno, M.; Kuhla, B. (2015):
The control of short-term feed intake by metabolic oxidation in late-pregnant and early lactating dairy cows exposed to high ambient temperatures. Physiol Behav 145: 64-70
Schwarm, A.; Schweigel-Röntgen, M.; Kreuzer, M.; Ortmann, S.; Gill, F.; Kuhla, B.; Meyer, U.; Lohölter, M.; Derno, M. (2015):
Methane emission, digestive characteristics and faecal archaeol in heifers fed diets based on silage from brown midrib maize as compared to conventional maize. Arch Anim Nutr 69 (3): 159-176
Kuhla, B.; Derno, M.; Metges, C. C. (2015):
Chapter 6: Indirect calorimetry for elucidating dynamics in energy metabolism of farm animals. In: Indirect calorimetry: techniques, computations and applications (W.J.J. Gerrits and E. Labussiere , Hrsg.) Wageningen Academic Publisher, Wageningen (978-90
Lamp, O.; Derno, M.; Otten, W.; Mielenz, M.; Nürnberg, G.; Kuhla, B. (2015):
Metabolic heat stress adaption in transition cows: differences in macronutrient oxidation between late-gestating and early-lactating German Holstein dairy cows. Plos One 10 (5): e0125264, 1-24