Workgroup Aquatic Chemical Ecology
Prof. Dr. Eric von Elert

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Dr. Christian Küster

office 0.210, internal phone: 8241

Current research activities

Molecular ecology of Daphnia sp.



Kuster, C.J., Schwarzenberger, A. & Von Elert, E. (2013) Seasonal dynamics of sestonic protease inhibition: Impact on Daphnia populations. Hydrobiologia 715 (1): 37-50 (doi: 10.1007/s10750-012-1303-x).

Kuster, C.J. & Von Elert, E. (2013) Interspecific differences between D. pulex and D. magna in tolerance to cyanobacteria with protease inhibitors. PLoS One 8(5): e62658 (doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0062658).

Kuster, C.J. & Von Elert, E. (2012) High Resolution Melting Analysis (HRMA): A genotyping tool for population studies on Daphnia. Molecular Ecology Resources 12: 1048-1057 (doi: 10.1111/j.1755-0998.2012.03177.x).

Schwarzenberger, A., Kuster, C.J. & Von Elert, E. (2012) Molecular mechanisms of tolerance to cyanobacterial protease inhibitors revealed by clonal differences in Daphnia magna. Molecular Ecology 21 (19): 4898-4911 (doi: 10.1111/j.1365-294X.2012.05753.x).