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Julius Kühn-Institut (JKI)
Federal Research Centre
for Cultivated Plants

Head
Prof. Dr. Johannes A. Jehle

Address
Heinrichstraße 243
64287 Darmstadt, Germany

Office
Ms Sylvia Adamek
Ms Susanne Ganzer
Tel: +49(0)6151 407-0
Fax: +49(0)6151 407-290
E-mail: bi@  julius-kuehn.  de

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Dr. Regina G. Kleespies

Dr. Regina G. Kleespies
contact
Tel: +49 (0)6151 407 226
Fax: +49 (0)6151 407 290

address
Julius Kühn-Institut
Heinrichstr. 243
64287 Darmstadt

Assignments and Research Activities:

  • Head of the laboratory of Diagnosis, Histopathology and Electron Microscopy
  • Diagnostic investigations within the framework of registration, development, application and import of microbial products (micro-organisms and viruses)
  • Characterisation and classification of arthropod pathogens with light and electron microscopy, investigations on pathogenicity and host range
  • Evaluations on the potential of natural antagonists (especially of micro-organisms and viruses) in limiting pest gradations
  • Maintenance of the Database on Arthropod Diseases

Memberships:

  • Member of the  „Society for Invertebrate Pathology“ (SIP)
  • Member of the  International Organization for Biological and Integrated Control of Noxious Animals and Weeds / West Palaearctic Regional Section” (IOBC/WPRS):

    • Head of the Commission “Determination and Identification of Entomophagous Insects and Insect Pathogens”

Publications in the Julius Kühn-Institut