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55 Publications

2019 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 6105   OA
Kutzer, M., Kurtz, J., & Armitage, S. A. O. (2019). A multi-faceted approach testing the effects of previous bacterial exposure on resistance and tolerance. Journal of Animal Ecology. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2656.12953
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2019 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 6415
Cremer, S. (2019). Pathogens and disease defense of invasive ants. Current Opinion in Insect Science, 33, 63–68. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cois.2019.03.011
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2019 | Thesis | IST-REx-ID: 6435
Casillas Perez, B. E. (2019). Collective defenses of garden ants against a fungal pathogen. IST Austria. https://doi.org/10.15479/AT:ISTA:6435
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2019 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 6552
Cremer, S. (2019). Social immunity in insects. Current Biology, 29(11), R458–R463. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2019.03.035
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2018 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 617   OA
Kutzer, M., Kurtz, J., & Armitage, S. (2018). Genotype and diet affect resistance, survival, and fecundity but not fecundity tolerance. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 31(1), 159–171. https://doi.org/10.1111/jeb.13211
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2018 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 194
Liutkeviciute, Z., Gil Mansilla, E., Eder, T., Casillas Perez, B. E., Giulia Di Giglio, M., Muratspahić, E., … Gruber, C. (2018). Oxytocin-like signaling in ants influences metabolic gene expression and locomotor activity. The FASEB Journal, 32(12), 6808–6821. https://doi.org/10.1096/fj.201800443
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2018 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 29   OA
Viljakainen, L., Jurvansuu, J., Holmberg, I., Pamminger, T., Erler, S., & Cremer, S. (2018). Social environment affects the transcriptomic response to bacteria in ant queens. Ecology and Evolution, 8(22), 11031–11070. https://doi.org/10.1002/ece3.4573
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2018 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 55
Pull, C., Metzler, S., Naderlinger, E., & Cremer, S. (2018). Protection against the lethal side effects of social immunity in ants. Current Biology, 28(19), R1139–R1140. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2018.08.063
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2018 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 413   OA
Konrad, M., Pull, C., Metzler, S., Seif, K., Naderlinger, E., Grasse, A. V., & Cremer, S. (2018). Ants avoid superinfections by performing risk-adjusted sanitary care. PNAS, 115(11), 2782–2787. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1713501115
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2018 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 7
Stroeymeyt, N., Grasse, A. V., Crespi, A., Mersch, D., Cremer, S., & Keller, L. (2018). Social network plasticity decreases disease transmission in a eusocial insect. Science, 362(6417), 941–945. https://doi.org/10.1126/science.aat4793
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2018 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 426
Metzler, S., Schrempf, A., & Heinze, J. (2018). Individual- and ejaculate-specific sperm traits in ant males. Journal of Insect Physiology, 107, 284–290. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jinsphys.2017.12.003
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2018 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 616
Pull, C., Ugelvig, L. V., Wiesenhofer, F., Grasse, A. V., Tragust, S., Schmitt, T., … Cremer, S. (2018). Destructive disinfection of infected brood prevents systemic disease spread in ant colonies. ELife, 7, e32073. https://doi.org/10.7554/eLife.32073.001
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2018 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 806
Cremer, S., Pull, C., & Fürst, M. (2018). Social immunity: Emergence and evolution of colony-level disease protection. Annual Review of Entomology, 63, 105–123. https://doi.org/10.1146/annurev-ento-020117-043110
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2017 | Thesis | IST-REx-ID: 819   OA
Pull, C. (2017). Disease defence in garden ants. IST Austria. https://doi.org/10.15479/AT:ISTA:th_861
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2017 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 732
Pull, C., & Cremer, S. (2017). Co-founding ant queens prevent disease by performing prophylactic undertaking behaviour. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 17(1), 219. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12862-017-1062-4
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2017 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 459   OA
Cremer, S. (2017). Invasive Ameisen in Europa: Wie sie sich ausbreiten und die heimische Fauna verändern. Rundgespräche Forum Ökologie, 46, 105–116.
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2017 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 734
Kennedy, P., Baron, G., Qiu, B., Freitak, D., Helantera, H., Hunt, E., … Sumner, S. (2017). Deconstructing superorganisms and societies to address big questions in biology. Trends in Ecology and Evolution, 32(11), 861–872. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tree.2017.08.004
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2017 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1006   OA
Greenwood, J., Milutinovic, B., Peuß, R., Behrens, S., Essar, D., Rosenstiel, P., … Kurtz, J. (2017). Oral immune priming with Bacillus thuringiensis induces a shift in the gene expression of Tribolium castaneum larvae. BMC Genomics, 18(1), 329. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12864-017-3705-7
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2017 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 558
Futo, M., Sell, M., Kutzer, M., & Kurtz, J. (2017). Specificity of oral immune priming in the red flour beetle Tribolium castaneum. Biology Letters, 13(12). https://doi.org/10.1098/rsbl.2017.0632
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2017 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 914   OA
Giehr, J., Grasse, A. V., Cremer, S., Heinze, J., & Schrempf, A. (2017). Ant queens increase their reproductive efforts after pathogen infection. Royal Society Open Science, 4(7), 170547. https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170547
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2016 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1255   OA
Peuß, R., Wensing, K., Woestmann, L., Eggert, H., Milutinovic, B., Sroka, M., … Armitage, S. (2016). Down syndrome cell adhesion molecule 1: Testing for a role in insect immunity, behaviour and reproduction. Royal Society Open Science, 3(4). https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.160138
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2016 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1262   OA
Mcmahon, D., Natsopoulou, M., Doublet, V., Fürst, M., Weging, S., Brown, M., … Paxton, R. (2016). Elevated virulence of an emerging viral genotype as a driver of honeybee loss. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series B Biological Sciences, 283(1833). https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2016.0811
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2016 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1268
Milutinovic, B., & Kurtz, J. (2016). Immune memory in invertebrates. Seminars in Immunology, 28(4), 328–342. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.smim.2016.05.004
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2016 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1202   OA
Milutinovic, B., Peuß, R., Ferro, K., & Kurtz, J. (2016). Immune priming in arthropods: an update focusing on the red flour beetle. Zoology , 119(4), 254–261. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.zool.2016.03.006
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2016 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1431   OA
Tartally, A., Kelager, A., Fürst, M., & Nash, D. (2016). Host plant use drives genetic differentiation in syntopic populations of Maculinea alcon. PeerJ, 2016(3). https://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.1865
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2016 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1184   OA
Metzler, S., Heinze, J., & Schrempf, A. (2016). Mating and longevity in ant males. Ecology and Evolution, 6(24), 8903–8906. https://doi.org/10.1002/ece3.2474
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2015 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1548   OA
Milutinovic, B., Höfling, C., Futo, M., Scharsack, J., & Kurtz, J. (2015). Infection of Tribolium castaneum with Bacillus thuringiensis: Quantification of bacterial replication within cadavers, transmission via cannibalism, and inhibition of spore germination. Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 81(23), 8135–8144. https://doi.org/10.1128/AEM.02051-15
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2015 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1551   OA
El Masri, L., Branca, A., Sheppard, A., Papkou, A., Laehnemann, D., Guenther, P., … Schulenburg, H. (2015). Host–pathogen coevolution: The selective advantage of Bacillus thuringiensis virulence and its cry toxin genes. PLoS Biology, 13(6), 1–30. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pbio.1002169
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2015 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1830   OA
Theis, F., Ugelvig, L. V., Marr, C., & Cremer, S. (2015). Opposing effects of allogrooming on disease transmission in ant societies. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences, 370(1669). https://doi.org/10.1098/rstb.2014.0108
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2015 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1993   OA
Konrad, M., Grasse, A. V., Tragust, S., & Cremer, S. (2015). Anti-pathogen protection versus survival costs mediated by an ectosymbiont in an ant host. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series B Biological Sciences, 282(1799). https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2014.1976
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2015 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1850   OA
Novak, S., & Cremer, S. (2015). Fungal disease dynamics in insect societies: Optimal killing rates and the ambivalent effect of high social interaction rates. Journal of Theoretical Biology, 372(5), 54–64. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtbi.2015.02.018
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2015 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1855   OA
Mcmahon, D., Fürst, M., Caspar, J., Theodorou, P., Brown, M., & Paxton, R. (2015). A sting in the spit: Widespread cross-infection of multiple RNA viruses across wild and managed bees. Journal of Animal Ecology, 84(3), 615–624. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2656.12345
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2015 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1831   OA
Kappeler, P., Cremer, S., & Nunn, C. (2015). Sociality and health: Impacts of sociality on disease susceptibility and transmission in animal and human societies. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences, 370(1669), 20140116. https://doi.org/10.1098/rstb.2014.0116
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2014 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1887
Cremer, S. (2014). Gemeinsame Krankheitsabwehr in Ameisengesellschaften. Zoologie, 23–30.
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2014 | Thesis | IST-REx-ID: 1395
Konrad, M. (2014). Immune defences in ants: Effects of social immunisation and a fungal ectosymbiont in the ant Lasius neglectus. IST Austria.
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2014 | Book Chapter | IST-REx-ID: 1888
Cremer, S. (2014). Soziale Immunität: Wie sich der Staat gegen Pathogene wehrt  Bayerische Akademie der Wissenschaften. In Soziale Insekten in einer sich wandelnden Welt (Vol. 43, pp. 65–72). Pfeil.
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2014 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 2235   OA
Fürst, M., Mcmahon, D., Osborne, J., Paxton, R., & Brown, M. (2014). Disease associations between honeybees and bumblebees as a threat to wild pollinators. Nature, 506(7488), 364–366. https://doi.org/10.1038/nature12977
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2014 | Thesis | IST-REx-ID: 1404
Stock, M. (2014). Evolution of a fungal pathogen towards individual versus social immunity in ants. IST Austria.
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2014 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 2161
Westhus, C., Ugelvig, L. V., Tourdot, E., Heinze, J., Doums, C., & Cremer, S. (2014). Increased grooming after repeated brood care provides sanitary benefits in a clonal ant. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 68(10), 1701–1710. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00265-014-1778-8
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2014 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1998
El Masri, L., & Cremer, S. (2014). Individual and social immunisation in insects. Trends in Immunology, 35(10), 471–482. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.it.2014.08.005
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2014 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1905
Tobler, M., Plath, M., Riesch, R., Schlupp, I., Grasse, A. V., Munimanda, G., … Moodley, Y. (2014). Selection from parasites favours immunogenetic diversity but not divergence among locally adapted host populations. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 27(5), 960–974. https://doi.org/10.1111/jeb.12370
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2014 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 2086   OA
Wolf, S., Mcmahon, D., Lim, K., Pull, C., Clark, S., Paxton, R., & Osborne, J. (2014). So near and yet so far: Harmonic radar reveals reduced homing ability of Nosema infected honeybees. PLoS One, 9(8). https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0103989
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2014 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1999
Stroeymeyt, N., Casillas Perez, B. E., & Cremer, S. (2014). Organisational immunity in social insects. Current Opinion in Insect Science, 5(1), 1–15. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cois.2014.09.001
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2013 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 2284   OA
Tragust, S., Ugelvig, L. V., Chapuisat, M., Heinze, J., & Cremer, S. (2013). Pupal cocoons affect sanitary brood care and limit fungal infections in ant colonies. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 13(1), 225. https://doi.org/10.1186/1471-2148-13-225
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2013 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 2926
Tragust, S., Mitteregger, B., Barone, V., Konrad, M., Ugelvig, L. V., & Cremer, S. (2013). Ants disinfect fungus-exposed brood by oral uptake and spread of their poison. Current Biology, 23(1), 76–82. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2012.11.034
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2013 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 2283
Pull, C., Hughes, W., & Brown, M. (2013). Tolerating an infection: an indirect benefit of co-founding queen associations in the ant Lasius niger . Naturwissenschaften, 100(12), 1125–1136. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00114-013-1115-5
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2012 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 3156
Ugelvig, L. V., Andersen, A., Boomsma, J., & Nash, D. (2012). Dispersal and gene flow in the rare parasitic Large Blue butterfly Maculinea arion. Molecular Ecology, 21(13), 3224–3236. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-294X.2012.05592.x
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2012 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 3132
Konrad, M., Pamminger, T., & Foitzik, S. (2012). Two pathways ensuring social harmony. Naturwissenschaften, 99(8), 627–636. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00114-012-0943-z
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2012 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 2938
Ugelvig, L. V., & Cremer, S. (2012). Effects of social immunity and unicoloniality on host parasite interactions in invasive insect societies. Functional Ecology, 26(6), 1300–1312. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2435.12013
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2012 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 3242   OA
Konrad, M., Vyleta, M., Theis, F., Stock, M., Tragust, S., Klatt, M., … Cremer, S. (2012). Social transfer of pathogenic fungus promotes active immunisation in ant colonies. PLoS Biology, 10(4), e1001300. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pbio.1001300
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