paperTaubenheim J, Willoweit-Ohl D, Knop M, Franzenburg S, He J, Bosch TCG, Fraune S (2020) Bacteria- and temperature-regulated peptides modulate beta-catenin signalling in Hydra. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA, in press

paperDeines P, Hammerschmidt K, Bosch TCG (2020) Microbial Species Coexistence Depends on the Host Environment. mBio. 11(4):e00807-20. doi: 10.1128/mBio.00807-20

paperKlimovich A, Giacomello S, Björklund Å, Faure L, Kaucka M, Giez C, Murillo-Rincon AP, Matt A-S, Willoweit-Ohl D, Crupi G, de Anda J, Wong  GCL, D’Amato M, Adameyko I, Bosch TCG (2020) Prototypical pacemaker neurons interact with the resident microbiota. Proc Natl Acad Sci US, July 9 2020 https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1920469117 

See also the commentary by Yuuki Obata and Vassilis Pachnis from The Francis Crick Institute:
Yuuki Obata and Vassilis Pachnis (2020) Linking neurons to immunity: Lessons from Hydra. Proc Natl Academy Sci US, doi/10.1073/pnas.2011637117 

paperRathje K, Mortzfeld B, Hoeppner MP, Taubenheim J, Bosch TCG, Klimovich A (2020) Dynamic interactions within the host-associated microbiota cause tumor formation in the basal metazoan Hydra. PLoS Pathog. 16(3):e1008375.

paperFinlay BB,  Blaser MJ, Bosch TCG, Dominguez-Bello MG, Elinav E, McFall-Ngai M, Melby MK, Muehlmann SR,  Sansonetti PJ (2020) Are non-communicable diseases communicable? Science, 17 January 2020 • VOL 367 ISSUE 6475  +

paperBosch TCG (2020) The model zoologist: how should we think about animals, model animals, and non-model model animals? (Editorial) Zoology Volume 138, February 2020, 125749




The European Society for Dermatological Research (ESDR) has awarded the René Touraine Lecture 2020 to Thomas Bosch. The lecture will be given during the ESDR 50th anniversary meeting in Amsterdam in September 2020.