Frau Prof. Dr.

Ingrid Weiss

Institut für Biomaterialien und biomolekulare Systeme
Abteilung Biobasierte Materialien


0049 711 685-65080
0049 711 685-55080

Pfaffenwaldring 57
70569 Stuttgart
Raum: 9.544

  1. Hörning, M., Schertel, A., Schneider, R., Lemloh, M.-L., Schweikert, M.R., Weiss, I.M.: Mineralized scale patterns on the cell periphery of the chrysophyte Mallomonas determined by comparative 3D Cryo-FIB SEM data processing. Journal of Structural Biology. 209, 107403 (2020).
  2. Weiss, I.M.: Mineral-Chitin Composites in Molluscs. In: Extracellular Sugar-Based Biopolymers Matrices. pp. 57–93. Springer, Cham (2019).
  3. Eiben, S., Koch, C., Altintoprak, K., Southan, A., Tovar, G., Laschat, S., Weiss, I.M., Wege, C.: Plant virus-based materials for biomedical applications: Trends and prospects. Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews. (2018).
  4. Weiss, I.M., Muth, C., Drumm, R., Kirchner, H.O.K.: Thermal decomposition of the amino acids glycine, cysteine, aspartic acid, asparagine, glutamic acid, glutamine, arginine and histidine. BMC Biophysics. 11, (2018).
  5. Lemloh, M.-L., Verch, A., Weiss, I.M.: Aqueous ball milling of nacre constituents facilitates directional self-Assembly of aragonite nanoparticles of the gastropod Haliotis glabra. Journal of the Royal Society Interface. 14, (2017).
  6. Lemloh, M.-L., Altintoprak, K., Wege, C., Weiss, I.M., Rothenstein, D.: Biogenic and synthetic peptides with oppositely charged amino acids as binding sites for mineralization. Materials. 10, (2017).
  7. Eder, M., Koch, M., Muth, C., Rutz, A., Weiss, I.M.: In vivo modified organic matrix for testing biomineralization-related protein functions in differentiated Dictyostelium on calcite. Journal of Structural Biology. 196, 85–97 (2016).
  8. Eder, M., Muth, C., Weiss, I.M.: Datasets from a vapor diffusion mineral precipitation protocol for Dictyostelium stalks. Data in Brief. 7, 1396–1404 (2016).
  9. Weber, E., Weiss, I.M., Cölfen, H., Kellermeier, M.: Recombinant perlucin derivatives influence the nucleation of calcium carbonate. CrystEngComm. 18, 8439–8444 (2016).
  10. Pohl, A., Weiss, I.M.: Real-time monitoring of calcium carbonate and cationic peptide deposition on carboxylate-SAM using a microfluidic SAW biosensor. Beilstein Journal of Nanotechnology. 5, 1823–1835 (2014).
  11. Lemloh, M.-L., Pohl, A., Weber, E., Zeiger, M., Bauer, P., Weiss, I.M., Schneider, A.S.: Structure-property relationships in mechanically stimulated Sorghum bicolor stalks. Bioinspired Materials. 1, (2014).
  12. Weber, E., Bloch, L., Guth, C., Fitch, A.N., Weiss, I.M., Pokroy, B.: Incorporation of a recombinant biomineralization fusion protein into the crystalline lattice of calcite. Chemistry of Materials. 26, 4925–4932 (2014).
  13. Ghatak, A.S., Koch, M., Guth, C., Weiss, I.M.: Peptide induced crystallization of calcium carbonate on wrinkle patterned substrate: Implications for chitin formation in molluscs. International Journal of Molecular Sciences. 14, 11842–11860 (2013).
  14. Weiss, I.M., Lüke, F., Eichner, N., Guth, C., Clausen-Schaumann, H.: On the function of chitin synthase extracellular domains in biomineralization. Journal of Structural Biology. 183, 216–225 (2013).
  15. Weber, E., Guth, C., Weiss, I.M.: GFP Facilitates Native Purification of Recombinant Perlucin Derivatives and Delays the Precipitation of Calcium Carbonate. PLoS ONE. 7, (2012).
  16. Schneider, A.S., Heiland, B., Peter, N.J., Guth, C., Arzt, E., Weiss, I.M.: Hierarchical super-structure identified by polarized light microscopy, electron microscopy and nanoindentation: Implications for the limits of biological control over the growth mode of abalone sea shells. BMC Biophysics. 5, (2012).
  17. Tutus, M., Kaufmann, S., Weiss, I.M., Tanaka, M.: Functional coating of porous silica microparticles with native biomembranes towards portable flow-through biochemical microreactors. Advanced Functional Materials. 22, 4873–4878 (2012).
  18. Weber, E., Guth, C., Eder, M., Bauer, P., Arzt, E., Weiss, I.M.: Biotechnological mineral composites via vaterite precursors. In: Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings. pp. 32–38 (2012).
  19. Kaufmann, S., Weiss, I.M., Eckstein, V., Tanaka, M.: Functional expression of Ca2+ dependent mammalian transmembrane gap junction protein Cx43 in slime mold Dictyostelium discoideum. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 419, 165–169 (2012).
  20. Weiss, I.M.: Species-specific shells: Chitin synthases and cell mechanics in molluscs. Zeitschrift für Kristallographie - Crystalline Materials. 227, 723–738 (2012).
  21. Weiss, I.M., Schmitt, K.P., Kirchner, H.O.: The peacock’s train (Pavo cristatus and Pavo cristatus mut. alba) II. The molecular parameters of feather keratin plasticity. Journal of Experimental Zoology Part A: Ecological Genetics and Physiology. 315 A, 266–273 (2011).
  22. Bauer, P., Elbaum, R., Weiss, I.M.: Calcium and silicon mineralization in land plants: Transport, structure and function. Plant Science. 180, 746–756 (2011).
  23. Weiss, I.M., Kirchner, H.O.K.: Plasticity of two structural proteins: Alpha-collagen and beta-keratin. Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials. 4, 733–743 (2011).
  24. Weiss, I.M.: Biomaterials: Metabolites empowering minerals. Nature Chemical Biology. 7, 192–193 (2011).
  25. Schönitzer, V., Eichner, N., Clausen-Schaumann, H., Weiss, I.M.: Transmembrane myosin chitin synthase involved in mollusc shell formation produced in Dictyostelium is active. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 415, 586–590 (2011).
  26. Weiss, I.M., Marin, F.: The Role of Enzymes in Biomineralization Processes. (2010).
  27. Pabisch, S., Puchegger, S., Kirchner, H.O.K., Weiss, I.M., Peterlik, H.: Keratin homogeneity in the tail feathers of Pavo cristatus and Pavo cristatus mut. alba. Journal of Structural Biology. 172, 270–275 (2010).
  28. Weiss, I.M., Kirchner, H.O.: The peacock’s train (Pavo cristatus and Pavo cristatus mut. alba) I. structure, mechanics, and chemistry of the tail feather coverts. Journal of Experimental Zoology Part A: Ecological Genetics and Physiology. 313 A, 690–703 (2010).
  29. Eder, M., Concors, N., Arzt, E., Weiss, I.M.: Micropatterned Polymer surfaces and cellular response of dictyostelium. Advanced Engineering Materials. 12, 405–411 (2010).
  30. Weiss, I.M., Kirchner, H.O.K.: Quill embroidery: A case study in the mechanics of biological materials. Advanced Engineering Materials. 12, 412–416 (2010).
  31. Eder, M., Lütz-Meindl, U., Weiss, I.M.: Non-invasive LC-PolScope imaging of biominerals and cell wall anisotropy changes. Protoplasma. 246, 49–64 (2010).
  32. Weiss, I.M.: Jewels in the Pearl. ChemBioChem. 11, 297–300 (2010).
  33. Weiss, I.M., Kaufmann, S., Heiland, B., Tanaka, M.: Covalent modification of chitin with silk-derivatives acts as an amphiphilic self-organizing template in nacre biomineralisation. Journal of Structural Biology. 167, 68–75 (2009).
  34. Tanaka, M., Tutus, M., Kaufmann, S., Rossetti, F.F., Schneck, E., Weiss, I.M.: Native supported membranes on planar polymer supports and micro-particle supports. Journal of Structural Biology. 168, 137–142 (2009).
  35. Weiss, I.M., Marin, F.: The Role of Enzymes in Biomineralization Processes. In: Sigel, A., Sigel, H., and Sigel, R.K.O. (eds.) Biomineralization. pp. 71--126. John Wiley & Sons, Ltd (2008).
  36. Kaufmann, S., Weiss, I.M., Tanaka, M.: Quantitative in vitro biopolymerization to chitin in native chitosomal membranes supported by silica microparticles. Journal of the American Chemical Society. 129, 10807–10813 (2007).
  37. Schönitzer, V., Weiss, I.M.: The structure of mollusc larval shells formed in the presence of the chitin synthase inhibitor Nikkomycin Z. BMC Structural Biology. 7, (2007).
  38. Weiss, I.M., Schönitzer, V.: The distribution of chitin in larval shells of the bivalve mollusk Mytilus galloprovincialis. Journal of Structural Biology. 153, 264–277 (2006).
  39. Weiss, I.M., Schönitzer, V., Eichner, N., Sumper, M.: The chitin synthase involved in marine bivalve mollusk shell formation contains a myosin domain. FEBS Letters. 580, 1846–1852 (2006).
  40. Weiss, I.M., Tuross, N., Addadi, L., Weiner, S.: Mollusc larval shell formation: Amorphous calcium carbonate is a precursor phase for aragonite. Journal of Experimental Zoology. 293, 478–491 (2002).
  41. Weiner, S., Levi-Kalisman, Y., Raz, S., Weiss, I.M., Addadi, L.: A basic strategy for biomineralization: Taking advantage of disorder. Microscopy and Microanalysis. 8, 164–165 (2002).
  42. Weiss, I.M., Renner, C., Strigl, M.G., Fritz, M.: A simple and reliable method for the determination and localization of chitin in abalone nacre. Chemistry of Materials. 14, 3252–3259 (2002).
  43. Weiss, I.M., Göhring, W., Fritz, M., Mann, K.: Perlustrin, a Haliotis laevigata (abalone) nacre protein, is homologous to the insulin-like growth factor binding protein N-terminal module of vertebrates. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 285, 244–249 (2001).
  44. Weiss, I.M., Kaufmann, S., Mann, K., Fritz, M.: Purification and characterization of perlucin and perlustrin, two new proteins from the shell of the mollusc Haliotis laevigata. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 267, 17–21 (2000).
  45. Kacher, C.M., Weiss, I.M., Stewart, R.J., Schmidt, C.F., Hansma, P.K., Radmacher, M., Fritz, M.: Imaging microtubules and kinesin decorated microtubules using tapping mode atomic force microscopy in fluids. European Biophysics Journal. 28, 611–620 (2000).
  46. Mann, K., Weiss, I.M., André, S., Gabius, H.-J., Fritz, M.: The amino-acid sequence of the abalone (Haliotis laevigata) nacre protein perlucin: Detection of a functional C-type lectin domain with galactose/mannose specificity. European Journal of Biochemistry. 267, 5257–5264 (2000).
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