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Dr. Matthias Schott

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Research Interests

Chemical ecology
Odour reception and perception
Behavioral assays and conditioning
Analytical methods

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Schott M, Klein B, Vilcinskas A (2015) Detection of Illicit Drugs by Trained Honeybees (Apis mellifera). PLoS ONE 10(6): e0128528.

Bhandari DR, Schott M, Römpp A, Vilcinskas A, Spengler B (2015) Metabolite localization by atmospheric pressure high-resolution scanning microprobe matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization mass spectrometry imaging in whole-body sections and individual organs of the rove beetle Paederus riparius. Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry, 407 (8), 2189-2201.

Gasch T, Schott M, Wehrenpfennig C, Düring RA, Vilcinskas A (2013) Multifunctional weaponry: The chemical defenses of earwigs. Journal of Insect Physiology, , 1186-1193.

Schott M, Wehrenfennig C, Gasch T, Düring RA, Vilcinskas A (2013) A Portable Gas Chromatograph with Simultaneous Detection by Mass Spectrometry and Electroantennography for the Highly-Sensitive In Situ Measurement of Volatiles. Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry, 405 (23) , 7457-7467.

Schott M, Wehrenfennig C, Gasch T, Vilcinskas A (2013) Insect antenna-based biosensors for in situ detection of volatiles. Advances in Biochemical Engineering/Biotechnology, 136 , 101-122.

Wehrenfennig C, Schott M, Gasch T, Düring RA, Vilcinskas A, Kohl CD (2013) On-Site Airborne Pheromone Sensing. Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry , 405 (20) , 6389-6403.

Wehrenfennig C, Schott M, Gasch T, Meixner D, Düring RA, Vilcinskas A, Kohl CD (2013) An approach to sense pheromone concentration by pre-concentration and gas sensors. Physica Status Solidi (A) 210, , 932-937.

Wehrenfennig C, Schott M, Gasch T, Sauerwald T, Düring RA, Vilcinskas A, Kohl CD (2012) Laboratory characterization of metal-oxide sensors intended for in situ analyses of pheromones – SOMMSA approach. Physica Status Solidi (A), 209 , 935-939.

Schierling A, Schott M, Dettner K, Seifert K (2011) Biosynthesis of the Defensive Alkaloid (Z)-3-(2-Methyl-1-butenyl)pyridine in Stenus similis Beetles Journal of Natural Products, 74 , 2231−2234.

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