Dr. Dirk Steinhauser


Project Leader "Systems Metabolomics"


Diploma: University of Potsdam, Potsdam, Germany, 2001
Ph.D.: University of Potsdam, Potsdam, Germany, 2005


2006: Otto Hahn Medal 2005 of the Max Planck Society
2006: Participation Award for the 18th Meeting of Nobel Laureates in Chemistry, Lindau, Germany


Phone: +49 331 567-8218
Email: Dr. Dirk Steinhauser

Mailing address

AG Dirk Steinhauser
Max-Planck-Institut für Molekulare Pflanzenphysiologie
Wissenschaftspark Potsdam-Golm
Am Mühlenberg 1
14476 Potsdam-Golm, Germany

Selected Publications

Steinhauser D, Fernie AR, Araújo WL (2012). Unusual cyanobacterial TCA cycles: not broken just different. Trends Plant Sci 17(9):503-9.

Caldana C, Fernie AR, Willmitzer L, Steinhauser D (2012). Unraveling retrograde signaling pathways: finding candidate signaling molecules via metabolomics and systems biology driven approaches. Front Plant Sci 3:267.

Klie S, Krueger S, Krall L, Giavalisco P, Flügge UI, Willmitzer L, Steinhauser D (2011). Analysis of the compartmentalized metabolome - a validation of the non-aqueous fractionation technique. Front Plant Sci 2:55.

Krueger S, Giavalisco P, Krall L, Steinhauser MC, Büssis D, Usadel B, Flügge UI, Fernie AR, Willmitzer L, Steinhauser D (2011). A topological map of the compartmentalized Arabidopsis thaliana leaf metabolome. PLoS One 6(3):e17806.

Huege J, Krall L, Steinhauser MC, Giavalisco P, Rippka R, Tandeau de Marsac N, Steinhauser D (2011). Sample amount alternatives for data adjustment in comparative cyanobacterial metabolomics. Anal Bioanal Chem 399(10):3503-17.

Jozefczuk S, Klie S, Catchpole G, Szymanski J, Cuadros-Inostroza A, Steinhauser D, Selbig J, Willmitzer L (2010). Metabolomic and transcriptomic stress response of Escherichia coli. Mol Syst Biol 6:364.

Hannah MA, Caldana C, Steinhauser D, Balbo I, Fernie AR, Willmitzer L. (2010) Combined transcript and metabolite profiling of Arabidopsis thaliana grown under widely variant growth conditions facilitates the identification of novel metabolite mediated regulation of gene expression. Plant Physiol 152(4):2120-9.

Krall L, Huege J, Catchpole G, Steinhauser D, Willmitzer L (2009). Assessment of sampling strategies for gas chromatography-mass spectrometry (GC-MS) based metabolomics of cyanobacteria. J Chromatogr B 877(27):2952-60.

Kopka J, Schauer N, Krueger S, Birkemeyer C, Usadel B, Bergmüller E, Doermann P, Gibon Y, Stitt M, Willmitzer L, Fernie AR, Steinhauser D (2005). GMD@CSB.DB: The Golm Metabolome Database. Bioinformatics 21(8):1635-38.

Steinhauser D, Usadel B, Luedemann A, Thimm O, Kopka J (2004). CSB.DB - a Comprehensive Systems-Biology Database. Bioinformatics 20(18):3647-51.

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