International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.



Dereplication of natural products with antimicrobial and anticancer activity from Brazilian cyanobacteria.

Shishido, T. K., Vicentini Popin, R., Jokela, J., Wahlsten, M., Fiore, M. F., Fewer, D., Herfindal, L. & Sivonen, K., Jan 2020, In : Toxins. 12, 12, 17 p., 2020, 12, 12.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Genomic and Metabolomic Analyses of Natural Products in Nodularia spumigena Isolated from a Shrimp Culture Pond

Popin, R. V., Delbaje, E., de Abreu, V. A. C., Rigonato, J., Dorr, F. A., Pinto, E., Sivonen, K. & Fiore, M. F., Mar 2020, In : Toxins. 12, 3, 20 p., 141.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access

Regioselective Prenylation of Peptide Termini during the Biosynthesis of the Natural Product Muscoride

Mattila, A., Andsten, R-M., Jumppanen, M., Assante, M., Jokela, J., Wahlsten, M., Mikula, K. M., Gugger, M., Koskela, H., Sivonen, K., Yli-Kauhaluoma, J., Iwai, H. & Fewer, D. P., Jan 2020, In : Marine Drugs. 18, 1, 1 p., 40.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting AbstractResearchpeer-review

Alternative Biosynthetic Starter Units Enhance the Structural Diversity of Cyanobacterial Lipopeptides

Mares, J., Hajek, J., Urajova, P., Kust, A., Jokela, J., Saurav, K., Galica, T., Capkova, K., Mattila, A., Haapaniemi, E., Permi, P., Mysterud, I., Skulberg, O. M., Karlsen, J., Fewer, D. P., Sivonen, K., Tonnesen, H. H. & Hrouzek, P., Feb 2019, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 85, 4, 17 p., UNSP e02675-18.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Antitumor astins originate from the fungal endophyte Cyanodermella asteris living within the medicinal plant Aster tataricus

Schafhauser, T., Jahn, L., Kirchner, N., Kulik, A., Flor, L., Lange, A., Caradec, T., Fewer, D., Sivonen, K., van Berkel, W. J. H., Jacques, P., Weber, T., Gross, H., van Pee, K-H., Wohlleben, W. & Ludwig-Mueller, J., 26 Dec 2019, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 116, 52, p. 26909-26917 10 p.

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Hemholtz centre for environmental research (External organisation)

Kaarina Sivonen (Board member)
7 Jan 2020

Activity: Membership typesAssessment of candidates for academic posts

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (Journal)

Kaarina Sivonen (Reviewer)
28 Nov 2019

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

11th International Conference on Toxic Cyanobacteria.

Kaarina Sivonen (Member of organizing committee)
5 May 201910 May 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

K. Sivonen, Member of the Ph D thesis evaluation committee for Ph D thesis by Enass Salih

Kaarina Sivonen (Member of thesis committee / follow-up group)
27 Sep 2019

Activity: Examination typesPre-examiner of doctoral thesis