• Pitzen V, Sander S, Baumann O, Gräf R, Meyer I (2021) Cep192, a novel missing link between the centrosomal core and corona in Dictyostelium amoebae. Cells 10, 2384


  • Barchewitz T, Guljamow A, Meissner S, Timm S, Henneberg M, Baumann O, Hagemann M, Dittmann E (2019) Non-canonical localization of RubisCO under high light conditions in the toxic cyanobacterium Microcystis aeruginosa PCC7806. Environ Microbiol 21, 4836-4851
  • Grafe M, Batsios P, Meyer I, Lisin D, Baumann O, Goldberg MW, Gräf R (2019) Supramolecular structures of the Dictyostelium lamin NE81. Cells 8(2), 162


  • Krüger S, Schwarze M, Baumann O, Günter C, Bruns M, Kübel C, Szabó DV, Meinusch R, de Zea Bermudez V, Taubert A (2018) Bombyx mori silk/titania/gold hybrid materials for photocatalytic water splitting: combining renewable raw materials with clean fuels. Beilstein Journal of Nanotechnology 9, 187–204


  • Klose SP, Rolke D, Baumann O (2017) Morphogenesis of honeybee hypopharyngeal gland during pupal development. Frontiers in Zoology 14:22
  • Malinova I, Alseekh S, Feil R, Fernie AR, Baumann O, Schöttler MA, Lunn JE, Fettke J (2017) Starch synthase 4 and plastidal phosphorylase differentially affect starch granule number and morphology. Plant Physiol 174, 73-85


  • Richter KN, Rolke D, Blenau W, Baumann O (2016) Secretory cells in honeybee hypopharyngeal gland: polarized organization and age-dependent dynamics of plasma membrane. Cell Tissue Res 366, 163–174
  • Batsios P, Ren X, Baumann O, Larochelle DA, Gräf R (2016) Src1 is a protein of the inner nuclear membrane interacting with the Dictyostelium lamin NE81. Cells 5(1), 13


  • Blankenburg S, Balfanz S, Hayashi Y, Shigenobu S, Miura T, Baumann O, Baumann A, Blenau W (2015) Cockroach GABA(B) receptor subtypes: molecular characterization, pharmacological properties and tissue distribution. Neuropharmacology 88, 134-144


  • Heindorff K, Baumann O (2014) Calcineurin is part of a negative feedback loop in the InsP3/Ca2+ signalling pathway in blowfly salivary glands. Cell Calcium 56, 215-224
  • Mahlow, S, Hejazi M, Kuhnert F, Garz A, Brust H, Baumann O, Fettke J (2014) Phosphorylation of transitory starch by α-glucan, water dikinase during starch turnover affects the surface properties and morphology of starch granules. New Phytologist 203, 495-507
  • Malinova I, Mahlow S, Alseekh S, Orawetz T, Fernie AR, Baumann O, Steup M, Fettke J (2014) Double knock-out mutants of Arabidopsis thaliana grown under normal conditions reveal that the plastidial phosphorylase isozyme (PHS1) participates in  transitory starch metabolism. Plant Physiol. 164, 907-921


  • Marelja Z, Chowdhury MM, Dosche C, Hille C, Baumann O, Löhmannsröben G-H, Leimkühler S (2013) The L-cysteine desulfurase NFS1 is localized in the cytosol where it provides the sulfur for molybdenum cofactor biosynthesis in humans. PLoS ONE 8(4): e60869
  • Baumann O, Bauer A (2013) Development of apical membrane organization and of V-ATPase regulation in blowfly salivary glands. J. Exp. Biol. 216, 1225-1234
  • Batsios P, Baumann O, Meyer I, Gräf R (2013) Isolation of Dictyostelium nuclei for light and electron microscopy. Methods Mol. Biol. 983, 283-294
  • Fechner L, Baumann O, Walz B (2013) Activation of the cyclic AMP pathway promotes serotonin-induced Ca2+ oscillations in salivary glands of the blowfly Calliphora vicina. Cell Calcium 53, 94-101


  • Baumann O, Walz B (2012) The blowfly salivary gland - a model system for analyzing the regulation of plasma membrane V-ATPase. J. Insect Physiol. 58, 450-458
  • Röser C, Jordan N, Balfanz S, Baumann A, Walz B, Baumann O, Blenau W (2012) Molecular and pharmacological characterization of serotonin 5‑HT2α and 5‑HT7 receptors in the salivary glands of the blowfly Calliphora vicina. PLoS ONE 7(11): e49459
  • Heindorff K, Blenau W, Walz B, Baumann O (2012) Characterization of a Ca2+/calmodulin-dependent AC1 adenylyl cyclase in a non-neuronal tissue, the blowfly salivary gland. Cell Calcium 52, 103-112
  • Schwarze T, Kelling A, Müller H, Trautmann M, Klamroth T, Baumann O, Strauch P, Holdt H-J (2012) N'-2-Pyridylmethyl- N'-arylmethyldiaminomaleonitriles - New highly selective chromogenic chemodosimeters for copper(II). Chemistry 18, 10506-10510
  • Guljamow A, Delissen F, Baumann O, Thünemann AF, Dittmann E (2012) Unique properties of eukaryote-type actin and profilin horizontally transferred to Cyanobacteria. PLoS ONE 7(1): e29926
  • Batsios P, Peter T, Baumann O, Stick R, Meyer I, Gräf R (2012) A lamin in lower eukaryotes? Nucleus 3, 237-243
  • Kuhnert O, Baumann O, Meyer I,  Gräf R (2012). CP55, a novel key component of centrosomal organization in Dictyostelium. Cell. Mol. Life Sci. 69, 3651-3664
  • Kuhnert O, Baumann O, Meyer I, Gräf R (2012) Functional characterization of CP148, a novel key component for centrosome integrity in Dictyostelium. Cell. Mol. Life Sci. 69, 1875-1888
  • Krüger A, Batsios P, Baumann O, Luckert E, Schwarz H, Stick R, Meyer I, Gräf R (2012) Characterization of NE81, the first lamin-like nucleoskeleton protein in a unicellular organism. Mol. Biol. Cell 23, 360-370


  • Samereier M, Baumann O, Meyer I. Gräf R (2011) Analysis of Dictyostelium TACC reveals differential interactions with CP224 and unusual dynamics of Dictyostelium microtubules. Cell. Mol. Life Sci. 68, 275-287



  • Rotte C, Witte J, Blenau W, Baumann O, Walz B (2009) Source, topography and excitatory effects of GABAergic innervation in cockroach salivary glands. J. Exp. Biol. 212, 126-136
  • Schulz I, Baumann O, Samereier M, Zoglmeier C, Gräf R (2009) Dictyostelium Sun1 is a dynamic membrane protein of both nuclear membranes and required for centrosomal association with clustered centromeres. Eur. J. Cell Biol. 88, 621-638 
  • Stuckas H, Messerschmidt K, Putzler S, Baumann O, Schenk JA, Tiedemann R, Micheel B. (2009) Detection and characterization of gamete-specific molecules in Mytilus edulis using selective antibody production. Mol. Reprod. Dev. 76, 4-10
  • Voss M, Blenau W, Walz B, Baumann O (2009) V-ATPase deactivation in blowfly salivary glands is mediated by protein phosphatase 2C. Arch. Insect Biochem. Physiol. 71, 130-138
  • Voss M, Schmidt R, Walz B, Baumann O (2009) Stimulus-induced translocation of protein kinase A catalytic subunit to the apical membrane in blowfly salivary glands. Cell Tissue Res. 335, 657-662


  • Rein J, Voss M, Blenau W, Walz B, Baumann O (2008) Hormone-induced assembly and activation of V-ATPase in blowfly salivary glands is mediated by protein kinase A. Am. J. Physiol. Cell Physiol. 294, C56-C65
  • Rotte C, Walz B, Baumann O (2008) Morphological and functional characterization of the thoracic portion of blowfly salivary glands. Arthropod Structure & Development 37, 372-382
  • Schmidt R, Baumann O, Walz B (2008) cAMP potentiates InsP3-induced Ca2+ release from the endoplasmic reticulum in blowfly salivary glands. BMC Physiology 8:10


  • Voss M, Vitavska O, Walz B, Wieczorek H, Baumann O (2007) Stimulus-induced phosphorylation of V-ATPase by protein kinase A. J. Biol. Chem. 282, 33735-33742


  • Baumann O, Lutz K. (2006) Photoreceptor morphogenesis in the Drosophila compound eye: R1-R6 rhabdomeres become twisted just before eclosion. J. Comp. Neurol. 498, 68-79
  • Dames P, Zimmermann B, Schmidt R, Rein J, Voss M, Schewe B, Walz B, Baumann O (2006) Cyclic AMP regulates plasma membrane V-ATPase assembly and activity in blowfly salivary glands. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 103, 3926-3931
  • Rein J, Zimmermann B, Hille C, Lang I, Walz B, Baumann O (2006) Fluorescence measurements of serotonin-induced V-ATPase-dependent pH changes at the luminal surface in salivary glands of the blowfly Calliphora vicina. J. Exp. Biol. 209, 1716-1724
  • Walz B, Baumann O, Krach C, Baumann A, Blenau W (2006) The aminergic control of cockroach salivary glands. Arch. Insect Biochem. Physiol, 62, 141-152