EMBL Heidelberg, Meyerhofstraße 1, 69117 Heidelberg, Germany

ORCID iD: iD icon0000-0002-1119-8855


  • PhD 2012, Technische Universität München, Germany.
    Postdoctoral research at University of California, Berkeley, USA
    Group leader at EMBL since June 2018.


Total: 13 publication(s)


Woglar A, Yamaya K, Roelens B, Boettiger A, Köhler S, Villeneuve AM. (2020)

Quantitative cytogenetics reveals molecular stoichiometry and longitudinal organization of meiotic chromosome axes and loops.

PLoS Biol. 18(8) doi: 10.1371/journal.pbio.3000817
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Hurlock ME, Čavka I, Kursel LE, Haversat J, Wooten M, Nizami Z, Turniansky R, Hoess P, Ries J, Gall JG, Rog O, Köhler S, Kim Y. (2020)

Identification of novel synaptonemal complex components in C. elegans.

J. Cell Biol. 219(5) doi: 10.1083/jcb.201910043
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Zhang L, Köhler S, Rillo-Bohn R, Dernburg AF. (2018)

A compartmentalized signaling network mediates crossover control in meiosis.

Elife 7 doi: 10.7554/eLife.30789
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Köhler S, Wojcik M, Xu K, Dernburg AF. (2017)

Superresolution microscopy reveals the three-dimensional organization of meiotic chromosome axes in intact Caenorhabditis elegans tissue.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 114(24):E4734-E4743. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1702312114
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Rog O, Köhler S, Dernburg AF. (2017)

The synaptonemal complex has liquid crystalline properties and spatially regulates meiotic recombination factors.

Elife 6 doi: 10.7554/eLife.21455
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Maier M, Müller KW, Heussinger C, Köhler S, Wall WA, Bausch AR, Lieleg O. (2015)

A single charge in the actin binding domain of fascin can independently tune the linear and non-linear response of an actin bundle network.

Eur Phys J E Soft Matter 38(5):136. doi: 10.1140/epje/i2015-15050-3
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Köhler S, Bausch AR. (2012)

Contraction mechanisms in composite active actin networks.

PLoS One 7(7) doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0039869
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Köhler S, Schmoller KM, Crevenna AH, Bausch AR. (2012)

Regulating contractility of the actomyosin cytoskeleton by pH.

Cell Rep 2(3):433-9. doi: 10.1016/j.celrep.2012.08.014
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Schmoller KM, Kohler S, Crevenna AH, Wedlich-Soldner R, Bausch AR. (2012)

Modulation of cross-linked actin networks by pH

SOFT MATTER 8(37):9685-9690. doi: 10.1039/c2sm25969a


Köhler S, Schaller V, Bausch AR. (2011)

Collective dynamics of active cytoskeletal networks.

PLoS One 6(8) doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0023798
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Köhler S, Schaller V, Bausch AR. (2011)

Structure formation in active networks.

Nat Mater 10(6):462-8. doi: 10.1038/nmat3009
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Köhler S, Lieleg O, Bausch AR. (2008)

Rheological characterization of the bundling transition in F-actin solutions induced by methylcellulose.

PLoS One 3(7) doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0002736
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Wiedersich J, Köhler S, Skerra A, Friedrich J. (2008)

Temperature and pressure dependence of protein stability: the engineered fluorescein-binding lipocalin FluA shows an elliptic phase diagram.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105(15):5756-61. doi: 10.1073/pnas.0710409105
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