Pub­lic­a­tions

Journ­als

Massah A, Neupert S, Brodesser S, Homberg U, Stengl M (2022) Distribution and daily oscillation of GABA in the circadian system of the cockroach Rhyparobia maderae.   J Comp Neurol, 530:770-791. DOI: 10.1002/cne.25244

Dolzer J, Schröder K, Stengl M (2021) Cyclic nucleotide-dependent ionic currents in olfactory receptor neurons of the hawkmoth Manduca sexta suggest pull-push sensitivity modulation. Eur J Neurosci. 2021 Aug. DOI 10.1111/ejn.15346

Werckenthin A, Huber J, Arnold T, Koziarek S, Plath MJA, Plath JA, Stursberg O, Herzel H, Stengl M (2020) Neither per, nor tim1, nor cry2 alone are essential components of the molecular circadian clockwork in the Madeira cockroach. PLoS One. 2020; 15(8): e0235930.

Martin C, Hering L, Metzendorf N, Hormann S, Kasten S, Fuhrmann S, Werckenthin A, Herberg FW, Stengl M, Mayer G (2020) Analysis of pigment-dispersing factor neuropeptides and their receptor in a velvet worm. Frontiers in Endocrinol doi 10.3389/fendo.2020.00273

Arnold T, Korek S, Massah A, Eschstruth D, Stengl M. (2019) Candidates for photic entrainment pathways to the circadian clock via optic lobe neuropils in the Madeira cockroach. J Comp Neurol. doi: 10.1002/cne.24844.

Rojas P,  Plath J, Gestrich J, , Ananthasubramaniam B, Garcia ME, Herzel HP, Stengl M (2019) Beyond spikes - multiscale computational analysis of in vivo long-term recordings in the cockroach circadian clock. Network Neurosci 3(4):944-968. doi: 10.1162/netn_a_00106. eCollection 2019.

Fandino RA, Haverkamp A, Bisch-Knaden S., Zhang J, Bucks S, Schröder K, Thi T-A N, Werckethin A, Ryback J, Stengl M, Knaden M, Hansson BS, Große-Wilde E (2019) Mutagenesis of odorant co-receptor Orco fully disrupts foraging but not oviposition behaviors in the hawkmoth Manduca sexta, PNAS 116(31):15677-15685

Giese M, Wei HY, Stengl M (2018) Circadian pacemaker neurons of the Madeira cockroach are inhibited and activated by GABAA and also by GABAB receptors. Eur J Neurosci . doi: 10.1111/ejn.14268.

Gawalek P, Stengl M (2018) The diacylglycerol analogues OAG and DOG differentially affect primary events of pheromone transduction in the hawkmoth Manduca sexta in a Zeitgebertime-dependent manner apparently targeting TRP channels. Front Cell Neurosci. 2018 Jul 24;12:218. doi: 10.3389/fncel.2018.00218. eCollection 2018.

Giese M, Gestrich J, Massah A, Peterle J, Wei HY, Stengl M (2018) GABA- und serotonin-expressing neurons take part in inhibitory as well as excitatory input pathways to the circadian clock of the Madeira cockroach Rhyparobia maderae. Eur J Neurosci May;47(9):1067-1080. doi: 10.1111/ejn.13863. Epub 2018 Feb 27. PMID: 29430734

Gestrich J, Giese M, Shen W, Zhang Y, Voss A, Popov C, Stengl M, Wei HY (2018) Sensitivity to pigment-dispersing factor (PDF) is cell-type specific among PDF-expressing circadian clock neurons in the Madeira cockroach. J Biol Rhythms, Feb;33(1):35-51. doi: 10.1177/0748730417739471. Epub 2017 Nov 28. PMID: 29179611

Wicher D, Morinaga S, Halty-deLeon L, Funk N, Hansson B, Touhara K, Stengl M (2017) Identification and characterization of the bombykal receptor in the hawkmoth Manduca sexta. J Exp Biol. 2017 May 15; 220(10):1781-1786. doi: 10.1242/jeb.154260. Epub 2017 Mar 2.

Arendt A, Baz ES, Stengl M (2017) Functions of corazonin and histamine in light entrainment of the circadian pacemaker in the Madeira cockroach, Rhyparobia maderae. J Comp Neurol, 2016October 20; 525(5): 1250-1272. doi:10.1002/cne.24133

Klinner, CF, König C, Missbach C, Werckenthin A, Daly KC, Bisch-Knaden S, Stengl M, Hansson BS, Große-Wilde E (2016) Functional olfactory sensory neurons housed in olfactory sensilla on the ovipositor of the hawkmoth Manduca sexta. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 4: 130- doi: 10.3389/fevo.2016.00130

Nolte A, Gawalek P, Koerte S, Stengl M (2016) No evidence for ionotropic pheromone transduction in the hawkmoth Manduca sexta. PLOS ONE 11(11):e0166060. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0166060

Voss A, Wei H, Zhang Y, Turner S, Ceccone G, Reithmaier JP, Stengl M, Popov C (2016) Strong attachment of circadian pacemaker neurons on modified ultrananocrystalline diamond surfaces. Mater Sci Eng C Mater Biol Apl 64:278-2785. doi: 10.1016/j.msec.2016.03.092.

Arendt A, Neupert S, Schendzielorz J, Predel R, Stengl M (2016) The distribution of SIFamide in three cockroach species. J Comp Neurol 524(7) 1337-1360. doi: 10.1002/cne.23910

Schendzielorz T, Schirmer K, Stolte P, Stengl M (2015) Octopamine regulates antennal sensory neurons via daytime-dependent changes in cAMP and IP3 levels in the hawkmoth Manduca sexta. PLOS ONE Mar 18;10(3):e0121230. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0121230. eCollection 2015.

Wei H, Yasar H, Funk NW, Giese M, Baz E-S, Stengl M (2014) Signaling of pigment-dispersing factor (PDF) in the Madeira cockroach Rhyparobia maderae. PLOS ONE Sep 30; 9(9):e108757. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0108757

Schendzielorz J, Schendzielorz T, Arendt A, Stengl M (2014) Bimodal oscillations of cyclic nucleotide concentrations in the circadian system of the Madeira cockroach Rhyparobia maderae. J Biol Rhythms 29(5):318-33. doi: 10.1177/0748730414546133.

Schendzielorz J, Stengl M (2014) Candidates for the light entrainment pathway to the circadian clock of the Madeira cockroach Rhyparobia maderae. Cell and Tissue Res 355(2):447-462. DOI: 10.1007/s00441-013-1757-9

Schulze J, Schendzielorz T, Neupert S, Predel R, Stengl M (2013) Neuropeptidergic input pathways to the circadian pacemaker center of the Madeira cockroach analyzed with an improved injection technique. Eur J Neurosci 38(6):2842-2852. doi: 10.1111/ejn.12285

Nolte A, Funk N, Mukunda L, Gawalek P, Werckenthin A, Hansson BS, Wicher D, Stengl M (2013) In situ tip-recordings found no evidence for an Orco-based ionotropic mechanism of pheromone-transduction in Manduca sexta. PLOS ONE 8(5)e62648. PMID: 23671617. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0062648

Baz E-S, Wei H, Grosshans J, Stengl M (2013) Calcium responses of circadian pacemaker neurons of the cockroach Rhyparobia maderae to acetylcholine and histamine. J Comp Physiol A, 199(5): 365-374. DOI: 10.1007/s00359-013-0800-3

Werckenthin A, Derst C, Stengl (2012) Sequence and expression of per, tim1, and cry2 genes in the Madeira cockroach Rhyparobia maderae J Biol Rhythms 6:453-466. DOI: 10.1177/0748730412462109

Schendzielorz T, Peters W, Boekhoff I, Stengl M (2012) Time of day changes in cyclic nucleotides are modified via octopamine and pheromone in antennae of the Madeira cockroach. J Biol Rhythms 27(5):388-397. DOI: 10.1177/0748730412456265

Wei H, Stengl M (2012) Ca2+-dependent ion channels underlying spontaneous activity in insect circadian pacemaker neurons. European J Neurosci 36(8):3021-3029. DOI: 10.1111/j.1460-9568.2012.08227.x

Voss A, Wei H, Müller C, Popov C, Kulisch W, Ceccone G, Ziegler C, Stengl M, Reithmaier JP (2012) Influence f the surface termination of ultrananocrystalline diamond/amorphous carbon composite films on their interaction with neurons. Diamond and Related Materials 26:60-65. DOI:10.1016/j.diamond.2012.04.005

Schulze J, Neupert S, Schmidt L, Predel R, Lamkemeyer T, Homberg U, and Stengl M (2012) Myoinhibitory peptide in the brain of the cockroach Leucophaea maderae and colocalization with pigment-dispersing factor in circadian pacemaker cells.  J Comp Neurol 520(5):1078-1097. DOI: 10.1002/cne.22785

Wei H, Stengl M (2011) Light affects the branching pattern of peptidergic circadian pacemaker neurons in the brain of the cockroach Leucophaea maderae. J Biol Rhythms 26(6):507-517. DOI: 10.1177/0748730411419968

Söhler S, Stengl M, Reischig T (2011) Circadian pacemaker coupling by multi-peptidergic neurons in the cockroach Leucophaea maderae. Cell Tiss Res 343:559-577. DOI: 10.1007/s00441-010-1091-4

Wei H, el Jundi B, Homberg U, Stengl M (2010) Implementation of pigment-dispersing factor-immunoreactive neurons in a standardized atlas of the brain of the cockroach Leucophaea maderae .J Comp Neurol 518(20):4113-43333. DOI: 10.1002/cne.22471

Flecke C, Nolte A, Stengl M (2010) Perfusion with cAMP analogue affects pheromone-sensitive trichoid sensilla of the hawkmoth Manduca sexta in a daytime-dependent manner. J Exp Biol 213: 842-852. DOI: 10.1242/jeb.032839

Flecke C, Stengl M (2009) Octopamine and tyramine sensitize pheromone-sensitive olfactory sensilla of the hawkmoth Manduca sexta in a daytime-dependent manner. J Comp Physiol A 195: J Comp Physiol A 195:529-545. DOI: 10.1007/s00359-009-0429-4

Krannich S, Stengl M (2008) Cyclic nucleotide-activated currents in cultured olfactory receptor neurons of the hawkmoth Manduca sexta. J Neurophysiol, 100:2866-2877. DOI: 10.1152/jn.01400.2007

Dolzer J, Krannich S, Stengl M (2008) Pharmacological investigation of protein kinase C and cGMP-dependent ion channels in cultured olfactory receptor neurons of the hawkmoth Manduca sexta. Chem Senses 33:803-813. DOI: 10.1093/chemse/bjn043

Söhler S, Neupert S, Predel R, Stengl M (2008) Examination of the role of FMRFamides in the circadian clock of the cockroach Leucophaea maderae. Cell and Tissue Res 332:257-269. DOI:10.1007/s00441-008-0585-9

Schuckel J, Siwicki KK, Stengl M (2007) Putative circadian pacemaker cells in the antenna of the hawkmoth Manduca sexta. Cell Tissue Res 330(2):271-278. DOI: 10.1007/s00441-007-0471-x

Söhler S, Neupert S, Predel R, Nichols R, Stengl M (2007) Localization of leucomyosuppressin in the brain and the circadian clock of the cockroach Leucophaea maderae. Cell Tissue Res 328(2):443-452. DOI: 10.1007/s00441-006-0338-6

Schneider N-L, Stengl M (2007) Extracellular long-term recordings of the isolated accessory medulla, the circadian pacemaker center of the cockroach Leucophaea maderae, reveal ultradian and hint circadian rhythms. J Comp Physiol A 193(1):35-42. DOI: 10.1007/s00359-006-0169-7

Flecke C, Dolzer J, Stengl M (2006) Perfusion with cGMP adapts the action potential response in pheromone-dependent trichoid sensilla in the moth Manduca sexta. J Exp Biol  209:3898-3912. DOI: 10.1242/jeb.02432

Schneider N-L, Stengl M (2006) Gap junctions between accessory medulla neurons appear to synchronize circadian clock cells. J Neurophysiol 95(3):1996-2002. DOI: 10.1152/jn.00835.2005

Wicher D, Agricola  H-J, Söhler S, Gundel M, Heinemann, SH, Wollweber L, Stengl M, Derst C. (2006) Differential receptor activation by cockroach adipokinetic hormones produces differential effects on ion currents neuronal activity and locomotion J Neurophysiol 96(2):2314-2325. DOI: 10.1152/jn.01007.2005

Schneider N-L, Stengl M (2005) Pigment-dispersing factor and GABA synchronize insect circadian clock cells. J Neurosci, 25:5138-5147. DOI: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.5138-A-04.2005

Reischig T, Petri B, Stengl M (2004) Pigment-dispersing hormone-immunoreactive neurons form a direct coupling-pathway between the bilaterally symmetric circadian pacemakers of the cockroach Leucophaea maderae. Cell Tissue Res, 318: 553-64. DOI: 10.1007/s00441-004-0927-1

Reischig T, Stengl M (2003b) Ultrastructure of pigment-dispersing hormone-immunoreactive neurons in a three-dimensional model of the accessory medulla of the cockroach Leucophaea maderae. Cell Tissue Res, 314:421-435. DOI: 10.1007/s00441-003-0772-7

Reischig T, Stengl M (2003a) Ectopic transplantation of the accessory medulla restores circadian locomotor rhythms in arrhythmc cockroaches (Leucophaea maderae). J Exp Biol 206:1877-1886. DOI: 10.1242/jeb.00373

Dolzer J, Fischer K, Stengl M (2003) Adaptation in pheromone-sensitive trichoid sensilla of the hawkmoth Manduca sexta. J Exp Biol 206:1575-1588. DOI: 10.1242/jeb.00302

Petri B, Loesel R, Homberg U, Stengl M (2002) Evidence for a role of GABA and Mas-allatotropin in photic entrainment of the circadian clock of the cockroach Leucophaea maderae. J Exp Biol 205:1459-69. DOI: 10.1242/jeb.205.10.1459

Reischig T, Stengl M (2002) Optic lobe commissures in a 3D-brain model of the cockroach Leucophaea maderae: a search for the circadian coupling pathways. J Comp Neurol 443:388-400. DOI: 10.1002/cne.10133

Dolzer J, Krannich S, Fischer K, Stengl M (2001) Oscillations of the transepithelial potential of moth olfactory sensilla are influenced by octopamine and serotonin. J Exp Biol 204:2781-2794. DOI: 10.1242/jeb.204.16.2781

Petri B, Stengl M (2001) Phase-response curves of a molecular model oscillator:their implication in mutual coupling of paired oscillators. J Biol Rhythms 6:125-141. DOI: 10.1177/074873001129001836

Stengl M, Zintl R, de Vente J, Nighorn A (2001) Localization of cGMP-immunoreactivity and of soluble guanylyl cyclase in antennal sensilla of the hawkmoth Manduca sexta. Cell and Tissue Res 304:409-421. DOI: 10.1007/s004410000336

Petri B, Stengl M (1999) Presumptive insect circadian pacemakers in vitro: immunocytochemical characterization of cultured pigment-dispersing hormone immunoreactive neurons. Cell Tissue Res 296:635-643. DOI: 10.1007/s004410051324

Petri B, Stengl M (1997) Pigment-dispersing hormone phase-shifts the circadian pacemaker of the cockroach Leucophaea maderae. J Neurosci, 17:4087-4093. DOI: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.17-11-04087.1997

Reischig T, Stengl M (1996) Morphology and pigment-dispersing hormone immunocytochemistry of the accessory medulla, the presumptive circadian pacemaker of the cockroach Leucophaea maderae: a light- and electron-microscopic study. Cell Tissue Res, 285:305-319. DOI: 10.1007/s004410050648

Stengl M, Zintl R (1996) NADPH-diaphorase staining in the antenna of the moth Manduca sexta. J Exp Biol, 199:1063-1072. DOI: 10.1242/jeb.199.5.1063

Petri B, Stengl M, Würden S, Homberg U (1995) Immunocytochemical characterization of the accessory medulla in the cockroach Leucophaea maderae. Cell Tissue Res, 282:3-19. DOI: 10.1007/BF00319128

Stengl M (1995) Pigment-dispersing hormone-immunoreactive fibers persist in crickets which remain rhythmic after bilateral transection of the optic stalks. J Comp Physiol A, 176: 217-228. DOI: 10.1007/BF00215116

Stengl M, Homberg U (1994) Pigment-dispersing hormone-immunoreactive neurons in the cockroach Leucophaea maderae share properties with circadian pacemaker neurons. J Comp Physiol A, 175:203-213- DOI: 10.1007/BF00215116

Stengl M (1994) Inositol-trisphosphate-dependent calcium currents precede cation currents in insect olfactory receptor neurons. J Comp Physiol A, 174:187-194. DOI: 10.1007/BF00193785

Stengl M (1993) Intracellular-messenger-mediated cation channels in cultured olfactory receptor neurons. J Exp Biol, 178:125-147. DOI: 10.1242/jeb.178.1.125

Stengl M, Zufall F, Hatt H, Hildebrand JG (1992) Olfactory receptor neurons from antennae of developing male Manduca sexta respond to components of the species-specific sex pheromone in vitro. J Neurosci, 12:2523-2531. DOI: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.12-07-02523.1992

Zufall F, Stengl M, Franke C, Hildebrand JG, Hatt H (1991) Ionic currents of cultured olfactory receptor neurons from antennae of male Manduca sexta. J Neurosci, 11:956-965. DOI: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.11-04-00956.1991

Stengl M, Homberg U, Hildebrand JG (1990) Acetylcholinesterase activity in antennal receptor neurons of the sphinx moth Manduca sexta. Cell Tissue Res, 262:245-252. DOI: 10.1007/BF00309879

Stengl M, Hildebrand JG (1990) Insect olfactory neurons in vitro: Morphological and immunocytochemical characterization of male-specific antennal receptor cells from developing antennae of male Manduca sexta. J Neurosci, 10: 837-847. DOI: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.10-03-00837.1990

Stengl M (1989) Development of an in vitro model system to study primary sensory transduction mechanisms.PhD Thesis, Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson

Re­views/Books

Stengl M and Schröder K (2021) Insect Pheromone Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Second Edition (ISBN: 978-0-12-819628-1) 2021, Pages 435-468, Book chapter 14 - Multiscale timing of pheromone transduction in hawkmoth olfactory receptor neurons DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-12-819628-1.00014-6

Stengl M (2017) Chemosensory transduction in arthropods. Oxford Handbooks online. The Oxford Handbook of Invertebrate Neurobiology, Ed. John H. Byrne. DOI: 10.1093/oxfordhb/9780190456757.013.15

Stengl M, Arendt A (2016) Peptidergic circadian clock circuits in the Madeira cockroach. Curr Opin Neurobiol. 41: 44-52. DOI: 10.1016/j.conb.2016.07.010

Stengl M, Werckenthin A, Wei HY (2015) How does the circadian clock tick in the Madeira cockroach? Current Opinion Insect Sci, 12:38-45. DOI: 10.1016/j.cois.2015.09.007

Stengl M (2014) Biorhythmen, Kapitel 7.3., Penzlin, Lehrbuch der Tierphysiologie, Auflage 7. ISBN-10: 3827401704; ISBN-13: 978-3827401700

Rössler W, Stengl M (2013) Insect chemoreception: a tribute to John G. Hildebrand. J Comp Physiol A 199:875-877. DOI: 10.1007/s00359-013-0857-z

Stengl M, Funk N (2013) The role of Orco in insect odor transduction. J Comp Physiol A., 199:897-909. DOI: 10.1007/s00359-013-0837-3

Stengl M (2010) Pheromone transduction in moths. Frontiers Neurosci Dec 31 4:133. DOI: 10.3389/fncel.2010.00133

Homberg U, Reischig T, Stengl M (2003) Neural organization of the circadian system of the cockroach Leucophaea maderae.Chronobiology International,20:577-591. DOI: 10.1081/cbi-120022412

Stengl M (2001) Olfactory information processing in insects: Encoding of signals in the antennal lobe. In: Taddei-Ferretti C, Backhaus W (eds) Series of Biophysics and Byocybernetics. Vol 9. World Scientific, London, pp 569-577

Stengl M (2001) Olfactory information processing in insects: Encoding of chemical signals at the periphery. In: Taddei-Ferretti C, Backhaus W (eds) Series of Biophysics and Biocybernetics. Vol 9. World Scientific, London, Hong Kong, pp 292-298

Stengl M, Ziegelberger G, Boekhoff I, Krieger J (1999) Perireceptor events and transduction mechanisms in insect olfaction. In: Hansson BS (ed) Insect olfaction. Springer, pp 49-66. ISBN 978-3-642-08449-2. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-662-07911-9_3

Helfrich-Förster C, Stengl M, Homberg U (1998) Organization of the circadian system in insects. Chronobiology International 15(6):567-594. DOI: 10.3109/07420529808993195

Hildebrand JG, Christensen TA, Arbas EA, Hayashi JH, Homberg U, Kanzaki R, Stengl M (1991) Olfaction in Manduca sexta: Cellular mechanisms of responses to sex pheromone. In: Duce IR (ed) Proceedings of NEUROTOX 91. Elsevier, Amsterdam, p 133-143

Stengl M, Hatt H, Breer H (1992) Peripheral processes in insect olfaction. Ann Rev Physiol, 54:665-81. DOI: 10.1146/annurev.ph.54.030192.003313

Stengl M (1992) Circadiane Schrittmacher bei Insekten. Futura, 93:25-26