Coming soon:

Wink, M. (2022) Ornithologie für Einsteiger und Fortgeschrittene. 2. Auflage; Springer-Spektrum, Heidelberg

​​​​​​​​​​Holm-Hadulla, R., Funke, J. & Wink, M. (Hrsg.) (2021). Intelligenz. Theoretische Grundlagen und praktische Anwendungen.Heidelberger Jahrbücher Online, Band 6. Heidelberg University Publishing.

Wink, M. (2021)(Ed.) An Introduction to Molecular Biotechnology. -Molecular fundamentals, methods and applications in modern biotechnology. 3. Ed.,Wiley-VCH

Niehaus, M., Wink, M. 2020 Wie man Männer in Schweine verwandelt und wie man sich vor solch üblen Tricks schützt. Hirzel-Verlag, Stuttgart

Funke, J. & Wink, M. (Hrsg.) (2020). Entwicklung – Wie aus Prozessen Strukturen werden. Heidelberger Jahrbücher Online, Band 5. Heidelberg University Publishing.pp 266











Funke, J., Wink, M., Hrg. 2019; Schönheit. Die Sicht der Wissenschaft. Heidelberger Jahrbücher Online, Band 4













Wink, M., T. Klaholz 2019 Food Upgrade. Smarte Ernährung mit Vitalstoffen. Scripta Manent,

J. Funke, M. Wink (Hrg.) Perspektiven der Mobilität. Heidelberger Jahrbücher Online, Bd. 3. 2018








Gunter Frank, Léa Linster, Michael Wink. 2018

Karotten lieben Butter. Eine Sterneköchin, ein Arzt und ein Wissenschaftler über traditionelles Kochwissen und gesunden Genuss.

Knaus- München

Michael Wink & Joachim Funke (Hrsg):

Wissenschaft für alle: Citizen Science. Heidelberger Jahrbücher online Band 2 (2017) Gesellschaft der Freunde Universität Heidelberg e.V.

Michael Wink & Joachim Funke (Hrsg): Stabilität im Wandel. Heidelberger Jahrbücher online Band 1 (2016) Gesellschaft der Freunde Universität Heidelberg e.V.

​​​Ben E. van Wyk, Coralie Wink und Michael Wink:Handbuch der Arzneipflanzen, Deutscher Apotheker Verlag 2015


Ben E. van Wyk und Michael Wink:Phytomedicines, Herbal Drugs and PoisonsKew Publishing, Cambridge UniversityPress 2015

Michael Wink:
Ornithologie für Einsteiger,

Springer Spektrum Heidelberg, 2013

V. Storch, U. Welsch, Michael Wink:Evolutionsbiologie, 3. Auflage, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2013















Recent Papers

Nurcahyanti, A., Cokro, F., Wulanjati, M., Mahmoud, M., Michael Wink and Sobeh, M.: Curcuminoids for metabolic syndrome: Meta-analysis evidences toward personalized prevention and treatment management. Frontiers in Nutrition, Vol 9 (2022)

Ifrim, Ch., Haidle, M., Schlaudt und Michael Wink: Evolution, In: Umwelt interdisziplinär, Grundlagen-Konzepte-Handlungsfelder, Bd. 1, Universitätsbibliothek Heidelberg (2022)


Michael Wink: Schnelle Impfstoffentwicklung gegen Covid-10 - Bedeutung der biotechnologischen Plattformtechnologien. Biologie in unserer Zeit, 2 (52), 128-131 (2022)


Hering, J., Eilts, H.-J. and Michael Wink: An overlooked population of the Little Rush Warbler Bradypterus baboecala in The Gambia. Bull ABC, Vol 29, No 1 (2022)

Hering, J., Eilts, H.-J. and Michael Wink: Überraschung in Westafrika - Übersehene Population des Sumpfbuschsängers. Der Falke, 5, 3-7 (2022)

Michael Wink: Current Understanding of Modes of Action of Multicomponent Bioactive Phytochemicals: Potential for Nutraceuticals and Antimicrobials. Annual Review of Food Science and Technology, 13, 337-59 (2022)

Grinkov, V. G., Bauer, A., Sternberg, H. and Michael Wink: Understanding Extra-Pair Mating Behaviour: A Case Study of Socially Monogamous European Pied Flycatcher (Ficedula hypoleuca) in Western Siberia. Diversity 14, 283 (2022)

Bakrim, W. B., Nurcahyanti A. D. R., Dmirieh, M., Mahdi, I., Elgamal, A. M., El Raey, M. A., Michael Wink and Sobeh, M.: Phytochemical Profiling of the Leaf Extract of Ximenia americana var. caffra and Its Antioxidant, Antibacterial, and Antiaging Activities In Vitro and in Caenorhabditis elegans: A cosmeceutical and Dermatological Approach. Hindawi Oxidative Medicine and Cellular Longevity (2022)

Barlow, C. R, Mikkola, H., Michael Wink, Brohaugh, E. & Brohaugh, A.: Molecular evidence for the taxonomic status of the Greyish Eagle Owl Bubo cinerascens, and a breeding study in The Gambia. GEO Malimbus 44 (1) (2022)

Pârâu, L. G., Wang, E. and Michael Wink: Red-Backed Shrike Lanius collurio Whole-Genome Sequencing Reveals Population Genetic Admixture. Diversity 14, 216 (2022)

Abdelfattah, M. A. O., Dmirieh, M., Bakrim, W. B., Mouhtady, O., Ghareeb, M. A., Michael Wink, Sobeh, M.:Antioxidant and anti-aging effects of Warburgia salutaris bark aqueous extract: Evidences from in silico, in vitro and in vivo studies. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 292, 115187 (2022)

Hering, J., Michael Wink & Winkler, H.: On the Reed Warblers found in Algeria. Alauda 90 (1), 19-28 (2022)

Sharifi-Rad, J., Quispe, C., Castillo, C. M. S., Caroca, R., Lazo-Vélez, M., Antonyak, H., Polishchuk, A., Lysiuk, R., Oliinyk, P., De Masi, L., Bontempo, P., Martorell, M., Dastan, S. D., Rigano, D., Michael Wink, and Cho, W. C.: Ellagic Acid: A Review on Its Natural Sources, Chemical Stability, and Therapeutic Potential. Oxidative Medicine and Cellular Longevity (2022)

Frias-Soler, R. C., Kelsey, N. A., Pildaín, L. V., Michael Wink, Baierlein, F.: Transcriptome signature changes in the liver of a migratory passerine. Genomics 114, 110283 (2022)

Youssef, F. S., Sobeh, M., Dmirieh, M., Bogari, H. A., Koshak, A. E., Michael Wink, Ashour, M. L. and Elhady, S. S.: Metabolomics-Based Profiling of Clerodendrum speciosum (Lamiaceae) Leaves Using LC/ESI/MS-MS and In Vivo Evaluation of Its Antioxidant Activity Using Caenorhabditis elegans Model. Antioxidants, 11, 330 (2022)

Michael Wink: Neozoa and Neophytes - Friend or Foe? Tabiat ve Insan, 1 (190), 10-13 (2022)

Lohvina, H., Sándor, M. and Michael Wink: Effect of Ethanol Solvents on Total Phanolic Content and Anioxidant Properties of Seed Extracts of Fenugreek (Trigonella foenum-graecum L.) Varieties and Determination of Phenolic Composition by HPLC-ESI-MS. Diversity 14,7 (2022)

Michael Wink: Gift- und Rauschpflanzen in der frühen Antike, ein Ausflug in die Welt der Ilias und Odyssee. Biol. Unserer Zeit, 1, (2022)

Nurcahyanti, A. D. R., Kusmita, L. and Michael Wink: Bixin and fucoxanthin sensitize human lung cancer and cervical cancer cell to cisplatin in vitro. BMC Research Notes, 14:454 (2021)

Francis, G., Makkar, H. P. S., Carle, R., Mittelbach, M., Michael Wink, Herrera, J. M., Kodekalra, R., Becker, K.: Critique on conclusions regarding toxic compounds in Jatropha curcas kernel cake. Nature; Communications Biology (2021)


Nurcahyanti, A. D. R., Jap, A., Lady, J., Prismawan, D., Sharopov, F., Daoud, R., Michael Wink, Sobeh, M.: Function of selected natural antidiabetic compounds with potential against cancer via modulation of the PI3K/AKT/mTOR cascade. Biomedicine & Pharmacotherapy 144, 112138 (2021)

Hassan, S. A., Khalil, W. A., Hassan, M. A. E., Yousif, A., I., Sabry, O. M., Michael Wink and Mansour Sobeh: Antioxidant and antiapoptotic effects of a Turraea fischeri leaf extract on cryopreserved goat sperm. Animals 11, 2840 (2021)

Andreyenkova, N. G., Karyakin, I. V., Starikov, I. J., Sauer-Gürth, H., Literálk, I, Andreyenkov, O. V., Shnayder, E. P., Bekmansurov, R. H., Alexeyenko, M. N., Michael Wink and Zhimulev, I. F.: Phylogeography and demographic history of the black kite Milvus migrans, a widespread raptor in Eurasia, Australia and Africa. Journal of Avian Biology (2021)

Eleftherianos, I., Zhang, W., Heryanto, Ch., Mohamed, A., Contreras, G., Tettamanti, G., Michael Wink, Bassal, T.: Diversity of insect antimicrobial peptides and proteins - A functional perspective: A review. International Journal of Biological Macromolecules 191, 277-287 (2021)

Michael Wink: Intelligenz im Tierreich. HDJBO, Band 6, 117 (2021)

Frias-Soler, R., C., Kelsey, N. A., Pildain, L. V., Michael Wink and Bairlein, F.: The role of ketogenesis in the migratory fattening of the northern wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe. The Royal Society, Biology Letters (2021)

Duangjan, C., Rangsinth, P., Zhang, S., Gu, X., Michael Wink and Tencomnao, T.: Neuroprotective effects of Glochidion zeylanicum leaf extract against H2O2/glutamate-induced toxicity in cultured neuronal cells and Aß-induced toxicity in Caenorhabditis elegans. Biology, 10, 800 (2021)

Ramírez-Betancourt, A., Hernández-Sánchez, A. M., Salcedo-Morales, G., Ventura-Zapata, E., Robledo, N., Michael Wink and Bermúdez-Torres, K.: Unraveling the biosynthesis of quinolizidine alkaloids using the genetic and chemical diversity of mexican lupins. Diversity, 13, 375 (2021)

Scherer, J., Michael Wink, Schröder, U., Vences, M.:Newly developed microsatellite markers for the Eurasian Sparrowhawk, Accipiter nisus (Linnaeus, 1758), with a preliminary assessment of its genetic variation. Biodiversity Journal, 12 (2), 391-402 (2021)

Michael Wink, Hedi Sauer-Gürth: Molecular taxonomy and systematics of owls (Strigiformes) - An update. AIRO, Volume 29, 487-500 (2021)

Bermúdes-Torres, K., Ferval, M., Hernández-Sánchez, A. M., Tei, A., Gers, Ch., Michael Wink and Legal, L.: Molecular and chemical markers to illustrate the complex diversity of the genus Lupinus (Fabaceae).Diversity 13, 263 (2021)

El-Readi, M. Z., Al-Abd, A. M., Althubiti, M. A., Almaimani, R. A., Al-Amoodi, H. S., Ashour, M. L., Michael Wink and Eid, S. Y.: Multiple molecular mechanisms to overcome multidrug resistance in cancer by natural secondary metabolites. Frontiers in Pharmacology, Vol. 12 (2021)

Anwar, H. M., Georgy, G. S., Hamad, S. R., Badr, W. K, El-Raey, A., Abdelfattah, M. A. O., Michael Wink and Sobeh, M.: A leaf extract of Harrisonia abyssinica ameliorates neurobehavioral, histological and biochemical changes in the hippocampus of rats with aluminum chloride-induced Alzheimer's disease. Antioxiants10, 947 (2021)

Duangjan, C., Rangsinth, P., Zhang, S. Gu, X., Michael Wink and Tencomnao, T.: Vitis Vinifera leaf extract protects against glutamate-induced oxidative toxicity in HT22 hippocampal neuronal cells and increases stress resistance properties in Caenorhabditis Elegans. Frontiers in Nutrition, Volume 8 (2021)

Ayoub, I. M., Korinek, M., El-Shazly, M., Wetterauer, B., El-Beshbishy, H. A., Hwang, T.-L., Chen, B.-H., Chang, F.-R., Michael Wink, Signab, A. N. B. and Youssef F. S.: Anti-allergic, anti-inflammatory and anti-hyperglycemic activity of Chasmanthe aethiopica leaf extract and its profiling using LC/MS and GLC/MS, Plants 10, 1118 (2021)

Pârâu, L., Michael Wink: Common patterns in the molecular phylogeography of western palearctic birds: a comprehensive review. Journal of Ornithology (2021)

El-Hawary, S. S., Hammam, W. E., El-Tantawi, El-Mahdy, M., Yassin, N. A. Z., Kirollos F. N., Abdelhameed, M. F., Abdelfattah, M. A. O., Michael Wink, Sobeh, M.: Apple leaves and their major secondary metabolite phlorizin exhibit distinct neuroprotective activities: Evidence from in vivo and in silico studies. Arabian Journal of Chemistry, 14 (2021)

Wetterauer, B., Hummel, E., Walczak, S., Distl, M., Langhans, M., Wetterauer, P., Sporer, F., Wildi, E. and Michael Wink: Physiology of camptothecin synthesis in plants and root organ cultures of Ophiorrhiza mungos L. and its production in root fermenters.In: Sonia Malik, Exploring Plant Cells for the Production of Compounds of Interest, Springer (eBook) (2021)

Jakimiuk, K., Michael Wink, Tomczyk, M.: Flavonoids of the Caryophyllaceae: Phytochem Rev. (2021)

Domhan, C., Michael Wink: Mehr als ein Frühlingsbote. Das Schneeglöckchen ist auch Giftpflanze und Arzneistofflieferant. DAZ Nr. 13, S. 60 (2021)

Frias-Soler, R.-C., Villarin Pildain, L., Michael Wink and Franz Bairlein: A revised and improved version of the Northern Wheatear (Oenanthe oenanthe) transcriptome. Diversity 13, 151 (2021)

Michael Wink: DNA analyses have revolutionized studies on the taxonomy and evolution in birds. IntechOpen (2021). DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.97013

Tawfeek, N., Mahmoud, M. F., Hamdan, D. I., Sobeh, M., Farrag, N., Michael Wink and El-Shazly, A. M.: Phytochemistry, pharmacology and medicinal uses of plants of the genus Salix: An updated review. Frontiers in Pharmacology, Vol. 12 (2021)

Qi, Z., Ji, H., Le, M., Li, H., Wieland, A., Bauer, S., Liu, L., Michael Wink, Herr, I.: Sulforaphane promotes C. elegans longevity and healthspan via DAF-16/DAF-2 insulin/IGF-1 signaling. Aging, Vol. 13,  (2021)

Kittimongkolsuk, P., Roxo, M., Li, H. Chuchawankul, S., Michael Wink and Tencomnao, T.: Extracts of the tiger milk mushroom (Lignosus rhinocerus) enhance stress resistance and extend lifespan in Caenorhabditis elegans via the DAF-16/FoxO signaling pathway. Pharmaceuticals 14, 93 (2021)

Atanasov, A. G., Zotchev, S. B., Dirsch, V. M., the International Natural Product Sciences Taskforce (Consortium including Michael Wink) and Supuran, C. T.:Natural products in drug discovery: advances and opportunities. Nature reviews, Drug discovery (2021)

Nibret, E., Krstin, S. and Michael Wink: In vitro anti-proliferative activity of selected nutraceutical compounds in human cancer cell lines. BMC Research Notes (2021)

Asem, A., Eimanifar, A., Li, W., Shen, Ch-Y., Shikhsarmast, F. M., Dan, Ya-Ting, Lu, Hao, Zhou, Yang, Chen, You, Wang, P.-Z. and Michael Wink: Reanalysis and revision of the complete mitochondrial genome of Artemia urmiana Günther, 1899, (Crustacea: Anostraca) Diversity 13, 14 (2021)

Kittimongkolsuk, P., Pattarachotanant, N., Chuchawankul, S., Michael Wink and Tewin Tencomnao: Neuroprotective effects of extracts from Tiger Milk Mushroom Lignosus rhinocerus against glutamate-induced toxicity in HT22 hippocampal neuronal cells and neurodegenerative diseases in Caenorhabditis elegans. Biology 10, 30 (2021)

Mamadalieva, N. Z., Akramov, D. Kh., Wessjohann, L. A., Hussain, H., Long, Ch., Tojibaev, K. Sh., Alshammari, E., Ashour, M. L. and Michael Wink: The genus Lagochilus (Lamiaceae): A review of its diversity, ethnobotany, phytochemistry, and pharmacology. Planta, 10, 132 (2021)

Sobeh, M., Hassan, S. A., Hassan M. A. E., Khalil, W. A., Abdelfattah, M. A. O., Michael Wink and Yasri, A.: A polyphenol-rich extract from Entada abyssinica reduces oxidative damage in cryopreserved ram semen. Frontiers Vol. 7 (2020)

Samir, N., George, R. F., Elrazaz, E. Z., Ayoub, I. M., Shalaby, E. M., Plaisier, J. R., Demitri, N. and Michael Wink: Synthesis of some tropane-based compounds targeting colon cancer. Future Medicinal Chemistry (2020)

Eben, A., Sporer, F., Vogt, H., Wetterauer, P. and Michael Wink: Search for alternative control strategies of Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae): Laboratory assays using volatile natural plant compounds. Insects, 11, 0811 (2020)

Ben Toumia, I., Sobeh, M., Ponassi, M., Banelli, B., Dameriha, A., Michael Wink, Ghedira, L. C. and Rosano, C.: A methanol extract of Scabiosa atropurpurea enhances doxorubicin cytotoxicity against resistant colorectal cancer cells in vitro. Molecules, 25, 5265 (2020)

Sharopov, F., Wetterauer, B., Gulmurodov, I., Khalifaev, D., Safarzoda, R., Sobeh, M. and Michael Wink:Chlorogenic and 1,5-dicaffeoylquinic acid-rich extract of topinambur (Helianthus tuberosus L.) exhibits strong antioxidant activity and weak cytotoxicity. Medicinal Plants, Pharmaceutical Chemistry Journal, Vol. 54, No. 7 (2020)

Youssef, F. S., Ashour, M. L., El-Beshbishy, H. A., Hamza, A. A., Singab, A. N., B. and Michael Wink: Pinoresinol-4-O-ß-D-glucopyranoside: a lignan from prunes (Prunus domestica) attenuates oxidative stress, hyperglycaemia and hepatic toxicity in vitro and in vivo. Royal Pharmaceutical Society, Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology (2020)

Sobeh, M., Hamza, M. S., Ashour, M. L., Elkhatieb, M., El Raey, M. A., Abdel-Naim, A. B. and Michael Wink: A polyphenol-rich fraction from Eugenia uniflora exhibits antioxidant and hepatoprotective activities in vivo. Pharmaceuticals 13, 84 (2020)

De Melo Moura, C. C., Fernandes, A. M., Aleixo, A., de Araujo, H. F. P.,de Freitas Mariano, E. & Michael Wink:Evolutionary history of the pectoral sparrow arremon taciturnus: evidence for diversification during the late pleistocene. IBIS. Bitish Ornithologists' Union (2020)

Zhang, S., Duangjan, C., Tencomnao, T., Liu, J., Lin, J., and Michael Wink: Neuroprotective effects of oolong tea extracts against glutamate-induced toxicity in cultured neuronal cells and ß-amyloid-induced toxicity in Caenorhabditis elegans. Food & Function. The Royal Society of Chemistry (2020)

Mostafa, I., Abbas, H. A., Ashour, M. L., Yasri, A., El-Shazly, A. M., Michael Wink, and Sobeh, M.: Polyphenols from Salix tetrasperma impair virulence and inhibit quorum sensing of Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Molecules, 25, 1341 (2020)

El-Hawary, S. S., Sobeh, M., Badr., W. K., Abdelfattah, M. A. O., Ali, Z. Y., El-Tantawy, M. E., Rabeh, M. A., Michael Wink: HPLC-PDA-MS/MS profiling of secondary metabolites from Opuntia ficus-indica cladode, peel and fruit pulp extracts and their antioxidant, neuroprotective effect in rats with aluminum chloride induced neurotoxicity. Saudi Journal of Biological Sciences 27, pp. 2829-2838 (2020)

Roxo, M., Peixoto, H., Wetterauer, P., Lima, E. and Michael Wink: Piquiá Shells (Caryocar villosum): A fruit by-product with antioxidant and antiaging properties in Caenorhabditis elegans. Hindawi, Oxidative Medicine and Cellular Longevity (2020)

Grinkov, V. G., Bauer, A., Sternberg, H. and Michael Wink: Heritability of the extra-pair mating behaviour of the pied flycatcher in Western Siberia. Peer J. (2020)

El-Hawary, S. S., Sobeh, M., Badr, W. K., Abdelfattah, M. A. O, Ali, Z. Y., El-Tantawy, M. E., Rabeh, M. A, Michael Wink:HPLC-PDA-MS/MS profiling of secondary metabolites from Opuntia ficus-indica cladode, peel and fruit pulp extracts and their antioxidant, neuroprotective effect in rats with aluminum chloride induced neurotoxicity. Saudi Journal of Biological Sciences (2020)

Eid, S., Althubiti, M., Abdallah, M. E., Michael Wink, El-Readi, M. Z.: The carotenoid fucoxanthin can sensitize multidrug resistant cancer cells to doxorubicin via induction of apoptosis, inhibition of multidrug resistance proteins and metabolic enzymes. Phytomedicine 77 (2020)

Sharopov, F., Satyal, P., and Michael Wink: The chemical composition and biological activities of essential oil from the leaves of Philadelphus x purpureomaculatus Lemoine. Pharmaceutical Chemistry Journal, Vol. 54, No. 4 (2020)

Michael Wink: Universalität der Bausteine und Prozesse des Lebens in Bd.5, Heidelberger Jahrbürcher, S. 31-51 (2020)

Braun, M. S., Zimmermann, S., Sporer, F. und Michael Wink: Antimikrobielle Eigenschaften von Bürzeldrüsensekreten. Vogelwarte 58, 247-254 (2020)

Tinoush, B., Shirdel, I. and Michael Wink: Phytochemicals: Potential Lead Molecules for MDR Reversal. Frontiers in Pharmacology, Vol. 11, Article 832 (2020)

Wang, E., Zhang, D., Braun, M. S., Hotz-Wagenblatt, A., Pärt, T., Arlt, D., Schmaljohann, H., Bairlein, F., Lei, F. und Michael Wink: Can mitogenomes of the Northern Wheatear (Oenanthe oenanthe) reconstruct its phylogeography and reveal in the origin of migrant birds? reports (2020)

Margalida, A., Schulze-Hagen, K., Wetterauer, B., Domhan, C., Oliva Vidal, P., Michael Wink: What do minerals in the feces of Bearded Vultures reveal about their dietary habits? Science of the Total Environment 728 (2020)

Michael Wink: Potential of DNA intercalating alkaloids and other plant secondary metabolites against SARS-CoV-2 causing COVID-19. Diversity, 12, 175 (2020)

Michael Wink: Biodiversität in Gefahr. In: Biologische Vielfalt erleben, wertschätzen, nachhaltig nutzen, durch Bildung stärken.  Lissy Jäkel, Ulrike Kiehne, Sabrina Frieß (Hrsg.) Shaker Verlag Düren (2020)

Nevard, T. D., Haase, M., Archibald, G., Leiper, I., Van Zalinge, R. N., Purchkoon, N., Siriaroonrat, B., Latt, T. N., Michael Wink, Garnett, S. T.: Subspecies in the Sarus Crane Antigone antigone revisites; with particular reference to the Australian population. Plos One (2020)

Sobeh, M., Rezq, S., Cheurfa, M., Abdelfattah, M. A. O., Rashied, R. M. H., El-Shazly, A. M., Yasri, A., Michael Wink and Mahmoud, M. F.: Thymus algeriensis and Thymus fontanesii: Chemical composition, in vivo antiinflammatory, pain killing and antipyretic activities: a comprehensive comparison. Biomolecules, 10, 599 (2020)

Amen, Y., Sherif, A. E., Shawky, N. M., Abdelrahman, R. S., Michael Wink and Sobeh, M.: Grape-Leaf extract attenuates alcohol-induced liver injury via Interference with NF-kB signaling pathway. Biomolecules 10, 558 (2020)

Eimanifar, Amin, Asem, A., Wang, P.-Z., Li, W. and Michael Wink:Using ISSR genomic fingerprinting to study the genetic differentiation of Artemia Leach, 1819 (Crustacea: Anostraca) from Iran and neighbor regions with the focus on the invasive American Artemia franciscana. Diversity 12, 132 (2020)

Frias-Soler, R. C., Pildain, L., V., Parau, L. G., Michael Wink, Bairlein, F.:Transcriptome signatures in the brain of a migratory songbird. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology - Part D 34 (2020)

Albrecht, F., Hering, J., Fuchs, E., Illera, J. C., Ihlow, F., Shannon, T. J., Collinson, J. M., Michael Wink, Martens, J., Päckert, M.: Phylogeny of the Eurasian Wren Nannus troglodytes (Aves: Passeriformes: Troglodytidae) reveals deep and complex diversification patterns of Ibero-Maghrebian and Cyrenaican populations. PLOS ONE, March 19 (2020)

Sobeh,M., Mahmoud, M. F., Rezq, S., Abedlfattah, M. A. O., Mostafa, I., Alsemeh, A. E., El-Shazly, A. M., Yasri, A. and Michael Wink: Haematoxylon campechianum extract ameliorates neuropathic pain via inhibition of NF-KB/TNF-a/NOX/iNOS signalling pathway in a rat model of chronic constriction Injury. Biomolecules 10, 386 (2020)

Fan, X., Xu, H., Song, J., Jin, Y., Michael Wink, and Wu, G.: Using a membrane-penetrating-peptide to anchor ligands in the liposome membrane facilitates targeted drug delivery. Bioconjugate Chem., 31, 113-122 (2020)

Shahamat, A-A., Rastegarpouyani, E., Rastegar-Pouyani, N., Yousefkhani, S. S. H. and Michael Wink: Molecular phylogeny and intraspecific differentiation of the Trapelus agilis species complex in Iran (Squamata: Agamidae) inferred from mitochondrial DNA sequences. PeerJ, Feb. 2020, p. 10 (2020)

Elkady, W. M., Ayoub, I. M., Abdel-Mottaleb, Y., ElShafie, M. F. and Michael Wink: Euryops pectinatus L. Flower extract inhibits P-glycoprotein and reverses multi-drug resistance in cancer cells: A mechanistic study. Molecules, 25, 647 (2020)

Domhan, C., Umstätter, F., Zimmermann, S. und Michael Wink: Wenn Vancomycin versagt. Resistente Enterokokken bereiten Probleme. DAZ 148, No. 3 (2020)

Michael Wink: Evolution of the angiosperms and co-evolution of secondary metabolites, especially of alkaloids. In J.-M. Mérillon and K.G. Ramawat (eds.), Co-Evolution of Secondary Metabolites. Reference Series in Phytochemistry. Pp. 1-24, Springer (2020)

Arndt, T, Collar, N. J. & Michael Wink: The taxonomy of Tanygnathus sumatranus Bull. B.O.C. 139 (4) (2019)

Contreras, G., Shirdel, I., Braun, M. S., Michael Wink:Defensins: Transcriptional regulation and function beyond antimicrobial activity. Developmental and Comparative Immunology, 104 (2020)

Päckert, M. Belkacem, A. A., Wolfgramm, H., Gast, O., Canal, D., Giacalone, G., Lo Valvo, M. Vamberger, M., Michael Wink, Martens, J., Stuckas, H.: Genetic admixture despite ecological segregation in a North African sparrow hybrid zone (Aves, Passeriformes, Passer domesticus x Passer hispaniolensis). Ecology and Evolution, 1-17 (2019)

Sobeh, M., Mahmoud, M. F., Rezq, S., Alsemeh, A. E., Sabry, O. M., Mostafa, I., Abdelfattah, M. A. O., El-Allem. K. A., El-Shazly, A. M., Yasri, Y. and Michael Wink: Salix tetrasperma roxb. extract alleviates neuropathic pain in rats via modulation of the NF-kB/TNF-a/NOX/iNOS pathway. Antioxidants 8, 482 (2019)

Youssef, F. S., Ashour, M. L., Singab, A. N. B. and Michael Wink: A comprehensive review of bioactive peptides from marine fungi and their biological significance. Marine Drugs 17, 559 (2019)

Youssef, F. S., Ashour, M. L., El-Beshbishy, H. A., Singab, A. N. B. and Michael Wink: Metabolic profiling of Buddleia indica leaves using LC/MS and evidence of their antikoxidant and hepatoprotective activity using different in vitro and in vivo experimental models. Antioxidants 8, (2019)

Michael Wink: Schönheit aus evolutionärer Sicht, Heidelberger Jahrbücher, Band 4, 2019, Gesellschaft der Freunde Universität Heidelberg (2019)

Ghareeb, M. A., Sobeh, M., El-Maadawy, W. H., Mohammed, H. Sh. Khalil, H., Botros, S. and Michael Wink: Chemical profiling of polyphenolics in Eucalyptus globulus and evaluation of its hepato-renal protective potential against cyclophosphamide induced toxicity in mice. Antioxidants, 89 (2019)

Heim, W., Trense, D., Heim, A., Kamp, J., Smirenski, S. M., Michael Wink and Wulf, T.: Discovery of a new breeding population of the Wulnerable Swinhoe's Rail Coturnicops exquisitus confirmed by genetic analysis. Bird conservation International 29, 454-462 (2019)

Domhan, C., Uhl, P., Kleist, C., Zimmermann, S., Umstätter, F., Leotta, K., Mier, W. and Michael Wink:Replacement of L-amino acids by D-amino acids in the antimicrobial peptide ranalexin and its consequences for antimicrobial activity and biodistribution. Molecules, 24 (2019)

Wang, E., Braun, M. and Michael Wink: Chlorophyll and clorophyll derivatives interfere with multi-drug resistant cancer cells and bacteria, Molecules, 24 (2019)

Hegazi, N. M., Sobeh, M., Rezq, S., El-Raey, M., Dmirieh, M., El-Shazly, A. M., Mahmoud, M. F. & Michael Wink: Characterization of phenolic compounds from Eugenia supraaxillaris leaf extract using HPLC-PDA-MS/MS and its antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, antipyretic and pain killing activities in vivo. Natureresearch, Scientific Reports (2019)

Thabit, S., Handoussa, H., Roxo, M., Cestari de Azevedo, B., El Sayed, N. S. E. and Michael Wink:Styphnolobium japonicum (L.) Schott fruits increase stress resistance and exert antioxidant properties in Caenorhabditis elegans and mouse models. Molecules, 24, 2633 (2019)

Domhan, C., Dranova, Y. und Michael Wink:Gefürchtete Clostridien - Die Giftproduzenten unter den Bakerien. Deutsche Apotheker Zeitung Nr. 30, 159. Jg (2019)

Rangsinth, P., Prasansuklab, A., Duangjan, C., Gu, X., Meemon, K., Michael Wink and Tewin Tencomnao: Leaf extract of Caesalpinia mimosoides enhances oxidative stress resistance and prolongs lifespan in Caenorhabditis elegans. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 19, 164 (2019)

Gad, H. A., Ayoub, I. M., Michael Wink: Phytochemical profiling and seasonal variation of essential oils of three Callistemon species cultivated in Egypt. Plos One, July 11 (2019)

Sun, Y., Gao X., Wu, P., Michael Wink, Li, J., dian, L., Liang, Z.: Jatrorrhizine inhibits mammary carcinoma cells by targeting TNIK mediated Wnt/ß-catenin signalling and epithelial-mesenchymal transition (EMT). Phytomedicine 63, 153015 (2019)

Michael Wink: A historical perspective of avian genomics. In: Kraus R. (eds) Avian Genomics in Ecology and Evolution. . Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019

Darwati, I., Nurcahyanti, A., Trisilawati, O., Nurhayati, H., Bermawie, N., Michael Wink: Anticancer potential of kebar grass (Biophytum petersianum), an Indonesian traditional medicine.IOP Conf. Series: Earth and Environmental Science 292, IOP Publishing (2019)

Michael Wink, Bernhard Wetterauer: Biotechnologische Produktion biogener Wirkstoffe, Wurzelkulturen als Produktionssystem. Biospektrum, 4.19, 25. JG, 455-457 (2019)

Tawfeek, N., Sobeh, M., Hamdan, D. I., Farrag, N., Roxo, M., El-Shazly, A. M. and Michael Wink: Phenolic compounds from Populus alba L. and Salix subserrata Willd. (Salicaceae) counteract oxidative stress in Caenorhabditis elegans. Molecules, 24 (2019)

Yousefkhani, S. S. H., Rastegar-Pouyani, E., Ilgaz, C., Kumlutas, Y., Avci, A. & Michael Wink: Evidences for ecological niche differentiation og the Anatolian lizard (Apathya cappadocia ssp.) (Reptilia: Lacertidae in western Asia. Biologia (2019)

Sobeh, M., Rezq, S., Sabry, O. M. Abdelfattah, M. A. O., El Raey, M., A., El-Kashak, W. A., El-Shazly, A. M., Mahmoud, M. F., Michael Wink: Albizia anthelmintica: HPLC-MS/MS profiling and in vivo anti-inflammatory, pain killing and antipyretic activities of its leaf extract. Biomedicine & Pharmacotherapy 115, 108882 (2019)

Petruk, G., Roxo, M., De Lise, F., Mensitieri, F., Notomista, E., Michael Wink, Izzo, V., Monti, D. M. : The marine Gram-negative bacterium Novosphingobium sp. PP1Y as a potential source of novel metabolites with antioxidant activity. Biotechnol. Lett, 41, 273-281 (2019)

Margalida, A., Braun, M. S., Negro, J. J., Schulze-Hagen, K. and Michael Wink: Cosmetic colouring by bearded vultures Gypaetus barbatus: still no evidence for an antibacterial function. PeerJ (2019)

Fan, X., Xu, W., Han, J., Jiang, X., Michael Wink, Wu, G.: Antimicrobial peptide hybrid fluorescent protein based sensor array discriminate ten most frequent clinic isolates. BBA-General Subjects 1863, 1158-1166 (2019)

Sobeh, M., Petruk, G., Osman, S., El Raey, M. A., Imbimbo, P., Monti, D. M. and Michael Wink: Isolation of myricitrin and 3,5-di-o-methyl gossypetin from Syzygium samarangenese and evaluation of their involvement in protecting keratinocytes against oxidative stress via activation of the nrf-2 pathway. Molecules, 24 (2019)


Zhou, Junxian and Michael Wink: Evidence for anti-inflammatory activity of isoliquiritigenin, 18ß glycyrrhetinic acid, ursolic acid, and the traditional chinese medicine plants Glycyrrhiza glabra and Eriobotrya japonica, at the molecular level. Medicines 6, 55 (2019)

Asem, A., Eimanifar, A., Li, W., Wang, P.-Z., Brooks, S. A. and Michael Wink: Phylogeography and population genetic structure of an exotic invasive brine shrimp, Artemia Leach, 1819 (Crustacea: Anostraca), in Australia. Australian Journal of Zoology (2019)

Michael Wink: Quinolizidine and pyrrolizidine alkaloid chemical ecology - a mini-review on their similarities and differences. Journal of Chemical Ecology 45, 109-115 (2019)

Zhou, J., Braun, M. S., Wetterauer, P., Wetterauer, B. and Michael Wink: Antioxidant, cytotoxic and antimicrobial activities of Glycyrrhiza glabra L., Paeonia lactiflora Pall., and Eriobotrya japonica (Thunb.) Lindl. extracts. Medicines 6, 43 (2019)

Andreyenkova, N. G., Starikov, I. J., Michael Wink, Karyakin, I. V., Andreyenkov, O. V., Zhimulev, I. F.: The problems of genetic support of dividing the black kite (Milvus migrans) into subspecies. Vavilov Journal of Genetics and Breeding. 23 (2), 226-231 (2019)

Theobald, J. Abu el Maaty, A., Kusterer, N., Wetterauer, B., Michael Wink, Cheng, X., Wölfl, S.: In vitro metabolic activation of vitamin D3 by using a multi-compartment microfluidic liver-kidney organ on chip platform. Scientific Reports. 9:4616 (2019)

















SWR 17.5.22 Uhu auf dem Uni Campus

Vogelerfassung in Bonn Dottendorf- 50 Jahre Bilanz:

Long-term shifts in a suburban breeding bird community in Bonn, Germany.

Studium Generale

20.1.2020 Uni Heidelberg


Mannheimer Morgen vom 18.11.2019:
Windenergieanlagen am Stillfüssel sind illegal....

​​​Rhein-Neckar-Zeitung vom 19.11.2019:
Wie man den Gänsen an den Kragen will: Stadt hat ein Konzept gegen den Gänsekot - Jagd auf die eine, Eingriff ins Gelege bei der anderen Art - Höhere Bußgelder fürs Füttern...


Rhein-Neckar-Zeitung vom 14.11.2019:
Neckarwiese: Neuer Anlauf gegen Gänse

Rhein-Neckar-Zeitung vom 10.10.2019:
Gänseschreck erschreckt die Gänse nicht. Tiere sitzen einfach drumherum - Ernst Baader:"Sie sind zu clever" - Für die Stadt ist das Experiment gescheitert.

Rhein-Neckar-Zeitung vom 18.09.2019:
Ob das die Gänse abschreckt?
Attrappe soll Tiere von der Neckarwiese verjagen.


Rhein-Neckar-Zeitung vom 14.09.2019:
Jetzt hat Heidelberg sein eigenes Bakterium - Biologen fanden neue Spezies in der Bürzeldrüse der Neckarwiesen-Nilgänse - und benannten sie.

​​​​​​​​​​Kongresse: Von der Grundlagenforschung zum Nobelpreis, DAZ Nr. 37, 159. Jahrgang, 12.09.2019
Nobelpreisträger Harald zur Hausen adelte die DPhG-Jahrestagung in Heidelberg

Pharmazeutische Zeitung vom 03.09.2019: DPhG-Jahrestagung in Heidelberg eröffnet - Hohe Auszeichnung für Prof. Angelika Vollmar.

Nr. 52, Neuenheimer Nachrichten, Juli 2019
Interview mit Prof. Dr. Michael Wink:" Das Schöne als Hochschullehrer ist, dass ich zwar aufhöre ein Labor zu haben, aber ich höre ja nicht auf zu denken!"

23.05.2019 Rhein-Neckar-Zeitung:
Vogelstimmenwanderung mit Prof. Dr. Michael Wink: Lauschen wie Zilpzalp und Nachtigall tirilieren: Seltene Arten wie die Mönchsgrasmücke oder der Gartenrotschwanz sorgten bei der Vogelstimmenwanderung im Augustenbühl für ein Naturkonzert am frühen Morgen ...

09.04.2019 Rhein-Neckar-Zeitung:
Diese Gänse lieben die Neckarwiese

​​​​​​​​28.03.2019 Rhein-Neckar-Zeitung:
RNZ-forum: Genießen ohne Reue

28.03.2019 Rhein-Neckar-Zeitung:

Es muss nicht immer Selleriestreifen an Magerquark sein

19.03.2019 Rhein-Neckar-Zeitung:
Gans viel Neues aus Neuenheim? Heringsessen des Stadteilvereins: Neben den Vögeln auf der Neckarwiese ging es auch um gesunde Ernährung


29.01.2019: Vortrag Prof. Dr. Michael Wink in Université Montpellier, Faculté Médicine:Comment agissent les plantes médicinales?

Pressemitteilung, Mannheimer Morgen, 18.09.2018
Natur will nicht gefuttert werden. Ernährung - Biologieprofessor und Hausarzt aus Heidelberg werben mit Sterneköchin Léa Linster für gutes und bekömmliches Essen


Pressemitteilung, Rhein-Neckar-Zeitung 17.09.2018
Was gesund ist, muss nicht auch bekömmlich sein ... Sterneköchin Léa Linster beim Fest im Botanischen Garten

​​​​​​​​Pressemitteilung, Mannheimer Morgen 17.09.2018
Biologie Michael Wink, Mediziner Gunter Frank und Starköchin Léa Linster stellen ihr Buch vor ... Karotten lieben Butter …

RNZ vom 12.6.18

Ja zu besseren Wegen- nein zur Flurneuordnung



RNZ vom 28.5.18.

Der Grünspecht wünschte einen guten Morgen.


RNZ vom 5.5.18

Warum traditionelles Kochwissen so wichtig ist.

RNZ vom 27.2.18 Schriesheim

Gemeinderat will Flurneuordnung vollständig beenden.Fraktionen werden in Sitzung am heutigen Mittwoch einen gemeinsamen Antrag stellen – Winzer und Naturschützer misstrauen zuständigem Amt.


RNZ vom 20.1.18 und 24.1.2018

Der große Wurf ist vom Tisch

Das Flurneuordnungsverfahren Schriesheim Mergel im Natura 2000 Vogelschutzgebiet Dossenheim-Schriesheim wird eingestellt


RNZ  28.12.2017:

Kleine Lösungen

und allergische


Pressemitteilung Universität Heidelberg 157/2017 vom 30.11.2017

​​​YouTube Video des Vortrags



RNZ vom 20.9.2017

Stellungnahme zum geplanten Windpark Stillfüssel im Odenwald

Pressemitteilung Universität Heidelberg 106/2017 vom 18.07.2017
FRAU UND MANN: Was uns eint - was uns trennt. Forschungsmagazin Ruperto Carola, Ausgabe 10, 2017 >> mehr

RNZ vom 19.07.2017: Schriesheim: Arbeitsgruppe legt eigenen Mergel-Plan vor - Winzer und Naturschützer wollen nur etwa fünf Hektar Planie bei Rebflurneuordnung - Vertrauen in offizielle Planung verloren >> mehr

MM vom 19.07.2017: Schriesheim: Arbeitsgruppe aus Winzern und Naturschützern erarbeitet Alternative zur offiziellen Planung für die Flurneuordnung im Gewann Mergel "Produktives Miteinander entwickelt" >> mehr

Apotheken Umschau B
vom 15. Juli 2017
Gefährlich schön - Medizinpflanzen - Die heimischen Wiesen sind reich an giftigen Gewächsen. Manche Arten können aber auch Leben retten

RNZ vom 28.3.17

Schriesheim: Naturschützer kritisieren "Kahlschlag" im Gewann Mergel

RNZ vom 23.3.17

Informationsabend der Arbeitsgemeinschaft Naturschutz Dossenheim-Schriesheim








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