Hanna Marie Schilbert

    Current research focus

    • comparative genomics
    • structural variants
    • variant impact prediction / variant annotation
    • phylogenetic analyses
    • identification of economically and nutritional relevant loci
    • nutrigenetics/genomics
    • flavonoid biosynthesis
    • reduction of antinutrients
    • analysis of seed quality parameters
    • ...

    RNA-Seq analysis

    • Arabidopsis thaliana
    • Brassica napus
    • Mus musculus
    • ...


    • Python Programming in Genome Research (for Beginners)


    Projects for students: Please send me an email if you are interested in a project involving genomics/transcriptomics/bioinformatics/flavonoid biosynthesis/reduction of antinutrients/analysis of seed quality in Brassica napus.


    • Vazquez D. S.*, Schilbert H. M.*, Dodero V. I. (2021). Molecular and Structural Parallels between Gluten Pathogenic Peptides and Bacterial-Derived Proteins by Bioinformatics Analysis. International Journal of Molecular Sciences 2021, 22(17), 9278. doi:10.3390/ijms22179278
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    • Schilbert H. M., Kleinbölting N, Weisshaar B, Pucker B.(2021). Arabidopsis thaliana methylation pattern analysis based on ONT sequence reads. Bielefeld University.
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    • Schilbert, H. M., Schöne M., Baier T., Busche M., Viehöver P., Weisshaar B., Holtgräwe D. (2021). Characterization of the Brassica napus flavonol synthase gene family reveals bifunctional flavonol synthases. bioRxiv 2021.06.30.450533; doi:10.1101/2021.06.30.450533
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    • Pucker, B., Reiher, F. and Schilbert, H. M. (2020). Automatic identification of players in the flavonoid biosynthesis with application on the biomedicinal plant Croton tiglium. Plants 2020, 9, 1103. doi:10.3390/plants9091103.
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    • Pellegrinelli V., Rodriguez-Cuenca S., Rouault C., Schilbert H., Virtue S., Moreno-Navarrete J. M., Bidault G., del Carmen Vazquez Borrego M., Dias A. R., Pucker B., Dale M., Campbell M., Carobbio S., Aron-Wisnewsky J., Mora S., Masiero M., Emmanouilidou A., Mukhopadhyay S., Dougan G., den Hoed M., Loos R., Fernandez-Real J. M., Chiarugi D., Clement K. and Vidal-Puig T. Dysregulation of macrophage PEPD in obesity determines adipose tissue fibro-inflammation and insulin resistance. doi:10.21203/rs.3.rs-57182.
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    • Schilbert H. M., Rempel A. and Pucker, B. (2020). Comparison of read mapping and variant calling tools for the analysis of plant NGS data. Plants. doi:10.3390/plants9040439.
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    • Pucker B & Schilbert H. (2019). Genomics and Transcriptomics Advance in Plant Sciences. Molecular Approaches in Plant Biology and Environmental Challenges. Springer. 2019. ISBN 978-981-15-0690-1. doi:10.1007/978-981-15-0690-1
      springer(peer-reviewed book chapter) PUB
    • Schilbert, H.M., Pellegrinelli, V., Rodriguez-Cuenca, S., Vidal-Puig, A. & Pucker, B. (2018). Harnessing natural diversity to identify key amino acid residues in prolidase. bioRxiv 423475; doi:10.1101/423475
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    • Pucker, B. Schilbert, H.M., Schumacher, S.F. (2019). Integrating Molecular Biology and Bioinformatics Education. Journal of Integrative Bioinformatics. doi:10.1515/jib-2019-0005.
      full text(peer-reviewed) PDF PubMed preprint PUB
      Applied Genome Research (github) Molecular Methods in Genome Research (github)