Book: TCG Bosch & M Hadfield (Eds.) Cellular Dialogues in the Holobiont. CRC Press, Tayler & Francis Group, Boca Raton, London, New York, July 28, 2020 ISBN  978-0-367-22881-1 (hbk); ISBN 978-0-429-27737-5 (ebk)  cover

Hadfield MC and TCG Bosch (2020) Cellular dialogues between hosts and microbial symbionts – Generalities emerging. In: Cellular Dialogues in the Holobiont. pp 287-290. CRC Press (Eds. TCG Bosch & M Hadfield) ISBN  978-0-367-22881-1 (hbk); ISBN 978-0-429-27737-5 (ebk)

Book Chapter:   Bathia J and TCG Bosch (2020) Symbiotic interactions in the holobiont Hydra. In: Cellular Dialogues in the Holobiont. pp 65-78  CRC Press (Eds. TCG Bosch & M Hadfield) ISBN  978-0-367-22881-1 (hbk); ISBN 978-0-429-27737-5 (ebk)

Book Chapter:   Bosch TCG (2020) Stem cells in an holobiont: lessons from Hydra ) In: Deferring development: setting aside cells for future use in development and evolution (Eds Cory Bishop and Brian K. Hall). CRC Press. Evolutionary Cell Biology Series. ISBN 9781138334281

paperLousada MB, Lachnit T, Edelkamp J, Rouillé T, Ajdic D, Uchida Y, Di Nardo A, Bosch TCG, Paus R (2020) Exploring the human hair follicle microbiome. Br J Dermatol. 2020 Aug 6. doi: 10.1111/bjd.19461. Online ahead of print.

paperMason B, Cooke I, Moya A, Augustin R, Lin M-F, Satoh N, Bosch TCG, Bourne DG, Hayward DC, Andrade N, Forêt S, Ying H, Ball EE, Miller DJ (2020) AmAMP1 from Acropora millepora and damicornin de 1 fine a family of coral-specific antimicrobial peptides related to the Shk toxins of sea anemones. Dev Comp Immun., in press

paperDeines P, Hammerschmidt K, TCG Bosch (2020) Exploring the niche concept in a simple metaorganism. Frontiers in Microbiology 11:1942. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2020.01942. eCollection 2020.

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,

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.