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ZFIN ID: ZDB-PERS-990511-19
Schwerte, Thorsten
Email: thorsten.schwerte@uibk.ac.at
URL: http://zoology.uibk.ac.at/oekophys/fonto-en.html
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Address: University of Innsbruck Institute for Zoology and Limnology Techniker Str. 25 Innsbruck, A-6020 Austria
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Phone: +43 512 507 6193
Fax: +43 512 507 2930
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BIOGRAPHY AND RESEARCH INTERESTS


PUBLICATIONS
Jonz, M.G., Buck, L.T., Perry, S.F., Schwerte, T., Zaccone, G. (2016) Sensing and surviving hypoxia in vertebrates. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 1365(1):43-58
Schindler, R.F., Scotton, C., Zhang, J., Passarelli, C., Ortiz-Bonnin, B., Simrick, S., Schwerte, T., Poon, K.L., Fang, M., Rinné, S., Froese, A., Nikolaev, V.O., Grunert, C., Müller, T., Tasca, G., Sarathchandra, P., Drago, F., Dallapiccola, B., Rapezzi, C., Arbustini, E., Di Raimo, F.R., Neri, M., Selvatici, R., Gualandi, F., Fattori, F., Pietrangelo, A., Li, W., Jiang, H., Xu, X., Bertini, E., Decher, N., Wang, J., Brand, T., Ferlini, A. (2016) POPDC1S201F causes muscular dystrophy and arrhythmia by affecting protein trafficking. The Journal of Clinical Investigation. 126(1):239-53
Egg, M., Paulitsch, M., Ennemoser, Y., Wüstenhagen, A., Schwerte, T., Sandbichler, A.M., Fiechtner, B., Köblitz, L., Prem, C., Pelster, B. (2014) Chronodisruption increases cardiovascular risk in zebrafish via reduced clearance of senescent erythrocytes. Chronobiology International. 31(5):680-9
Egg, M., Köblitz, L., Hirayama, J., Schwerte, T., Folterbauer, C., Kurz, A., Fiechtner, B., Möst, M., Salvenmoser, W., Sassone-Corsi, P., and Pelster, B. (2013) Linking Oxygen to Time: The Bidirectional Interaction Between the Hypoxic Signaling Pathway and the Circadian Clock. Chronobiology International. 30(4):510-29
Egg, M., Tischler, A., Schwerte, T., Sandbichler, A., Folterbauer, C., and Pelster, B. (2012) Endurance Exercise Modifies the Circadian Clock in Zebrafish (Danio rerio) Temperature Independently. Acta physiologica (Oxford, England). 205(1):167-176
Kirchmaier, B.C., Poon, K.L., Schwerte, T., Huisken, J., Winkler, C., Jungblut, B., Stainier, D.Y., and Brand, T. (2012) The Popeye domain containing 2 (popdc2) gene in zebrafish is required for heart and skeletal muscle development. Developmental Biology. 363(2):438-450
Steele, S.L., Yang, X., Debiais-Thibaud, M., Schwerte, T., Pelster, B., Ekker, M., Tiberi, M., Perry, S.F. (2011) In vivo and in vitro assessment of cardiac {beta}-adrenergic receptors in larval zebrafish (Danio rerio). The Journal of experimental biology. 214(9):1445-1457
Kopp, R., Schwerte, T., Egg, M., Sandbichler, A.M., Egger, B., and Pelster, B. (2010) Chronic reduction in cardiac output induces hypoxic signaling in larval zebrafish even at a time when convective oxygen transport is not required. Physiological Genomics. 42(1):8-23
Yaqoob, N., and Schwerte, T. (2010) Cardiovascular and respiratory developmental plasticity under oxygen depleted environment and in genetically hypoxic zebrafish (Danio rerio). Comparative biochemistry and physiology. Part A, Molecular & integrative physiology. 156(4):475-484
Schwerte, T. (2010) Skin epithelium of zebrafish may work as an airway epithelia analog model to evaluate systemic effects of micro- and nano-particles. Thrombosis and haemostasis. 103(4):692-693
Yaqoob, N., Holotta, M., Prem, C., Kopp, R., and Schwerte, T. (2009) Ontogenetic development of erythropoiesis can be studied non-invasively in GATA-1:DsRed transgenic zebrafish. Comparative biochemistry and physiology. Part A, Molecular & integrative physiology. 154(2):270-278
van Rooijen, E., Voest, E.E., Logister, I., Korving, J., Schwerte, T., Schulte-Merker, S., Giles, R.H., and van Eeden, F.J. (2009) Zebrafish mutants in the von Hippel-Lindau (VHL) tumor suppressor display a hypoxic response and recapitulate key aspects of Chuvash polycythemia. Blood. 113(25):6449-6460
Schredelseker, J., Dayal, A., Schwerte, T., Franzini-Armstrong, C., and Grabner, M. (2009) Proper restoration of excitation-contraction coupling in the dihydropyridine receptor beta 1-null zebrafish relaxed is an exclusive function of the beta 1a subunit. The Journal of biological chemistry. 284(2):1242-1251
Schwerte, T. (2009) Cardio-respiratory control during early development in the model animal zebrafish. Acta histochemica. 111(3):230-243
Kopp, R., Pelster, B., and Schwerte, T. (2007) How does blood cell concentration modulate cardiovascular parameters in developing zebrafish (Danio rerio)?. Comparative biochemistry and physiology. Part A, Molecular & integrative physiology. 146(3):400-407
Turesson, J., Schwerte, T., and Sundin, L. (2006) Late onset of NMDA receptor-mediated ventilatory control during early development in zebrafish (Danio rerio). Comparative biochemistry and physiology. Part A, Molecular & integrative physiology. 143(3):332-339
Schwerte, T., Prem, C., Mairosl, A., and Pelster, B. (2006) Development of the sympatho-vagal balance in the cardiovascular system in zebrafish (Danio rerio) characterized by power spectrum and classical signal analysis. The Journal of experimental biology. 209(6):1093-1100
Schwerte, T. (2006) Early development of the cardio-respiratory system in the model animals zebrafish (danio rerio) and xenopus laevis analysed with non-invasive computer assisted image analysis. Ph.D. Thesis. :244p
Pelster, B., Grillitsch, S., and Schwerte, T. (2005) NO as a mediator during the early development of the cardiovascular system in the zebrafish. Comparative biochemistry and physiology. Part A, Molecular & integrative physiology. 142(2):215-220
Kopp, R., Schwerte, T., and Pelster, B. (2005) Cardiac performance in the zebrafish breakdance mutant. The Journal of experimental biology. 208(Pt 11):2123-2134
Schwerte, T., Voigt, S., and Pelster, B. (2005) Epigenetic variations in early cardiovascular performance and hematopoiesis can be explained by maternal and clutch effects in developing zebrafish (Danio rerio). Comparative biochemistry and physiology. Part A, Molecular & integrative physiology. 141(2):200-209
Grillitsch, S., Medgyesy, N., Schwerte, T., and Pelster, B. (2005) The influence of environmental PO2 on hemoglobin oxygen saturation in developing zebrafish Danio rerio. The Journal of experimental biology. 208(Pt.2):309-316
Holmberg, A., Schwerte, T., Pelster, B., and Holmgren, S. (2004) Ontogeny of the gut motility control system in zebrafish Danio rerio embryos and larvae. The Journal of experimental biology. 207(Pt.23):4085-4094
Holmberg, A., Schwerte, T., Fritsche, R., Pelster, B., and Holmgren, S. (2003) Ontogeny of intestinal motility in correlation to neuronal development in zebrafish embryos and larvae. Journal of Fish Biology. 63(2):318-331
Pelster, B., Sanger, A.M., Siegele, M., and Schwerte, T. (2003) Influence of swim training on cardiac activity, tissue capillarization, and mitochondrial density in muscle tissue of zebrafish larvae. American journal of physiology. Regulatory, integrative and comparative physiology. 285(2):R339-R347
Schwerte, T. and Fritsche, R. (2003) Understanding cardiovascular physiology in zebrafish and Xenopus larvae: the use of microtechniques. Comparative biochemistry and physiology. Part A, Molecular & integrative physiology. 135(1):131-145
Schwerte, T., Uberbacher, D., and Pelster, B. (2003) Non-invasive imaging of blood cell concentration and blood distribution in zebrafish Danio rerio incubated in hypoxic conditions in vivo. The Journal of experimental biology. 206(8):1299-1307
Jacob, E., Drexel, T., Schwerte, T., and Pelster, B. (2002) Influence of hypoxia and of hypoxemia on the development of cardiac activity in zebrafish larvae. American journal of physiology. Regulatory, integrative and comparative physiology. 283(4):R911-917
Fritsche, R., Schwerte, T., and Pelster, B. (2000) Nitric oxide and vascular reactivity in developing zebrafish, Danio rerio. American journal of physiology. Regulatory, integrative and comparative physiology. 279(6):R2200-R2207
Schwerte, T. and Pelster, B. (2000) Digital motion analysis as a tool for analysing the shape and performance of the circulatory system in transparent animals. The Journal of experimental biology. 203 (Pt.11):1659-1669

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