• Organizational support of the scientific directors’ activities
  • Coordination of the DIfE programs for doctoral students and postdocs
  • Contact person for Good Scientific Practice, research data management and open access
  • Representation of the DIfE in boards and organizations

Key Publications

Weindl, I., Ost, M., Wiedmer, P., Schreiner, M., Neugart, S., Klopsch, R., Kühnhold, H., Kloas, W., Henkel, I. M., Schlüter, O., Bußler, S., Bellingrath-Kimura, S. D., Ma, H., Grune, T., Rolinski, S., Klaus, S.: Sustainable food protein supply reconciling human and ecosystem health: A Leibniz Position. Global Food Security 25: 100367 (2020).

Wiedmer, P., Grune, T.: Nutritional trends: Where will the future take us? eFOOD-Lab International, 26-30 (2019).

Jonas, W., Lietzow, J., Wohlgemuth, F., Hoefig, C. S., Wiedmer, P., Schweizer, U., Köhrle, J., Schürmann, A.: 3,5-Diiodo-L-thyronine (3,5-T2) exerts thyromimetic effects on hypothalamus-pituitary-thyroid axis, body composition, and energy metabolism in male diet-induced obese mice. Endocrinology 156, 389-399 (2015). [Open Access]

Wiedmer, P., Chaudhary, N., Rath, M., Yi, C.-X., Ananthakrishnan, G., Nogueiras, R., Wirth, E. K., Kirchner, H., Schweizer, U., Jonas, W., Veyrat-Durebex, C., Rohner-Jeanrenaud, F., Schürmann, A., Joost, H.-G., Tschöp, M. H., Perez-Tilve, D.: The HPA axis modulates the CNS melanocortin control of liver triacylglyceride metabolism. Physiol. Behav. 105, 791-799 (2012).

Nogueiras, R., Wiedmer, P., Perez-Tilve, D., Veyrat-Durebex, C., Keogh, J. M., Sutton, G. M., Pfluger, P. T., Castaneda, T. R., Neschen, S., Hofmann, S. M., Howles, P. N., Morgan, D. A., Benoit, S. C., Szanto, I., Schrott, B., Schürmann, A., Joost, H.-G., Hammond, C., Hui, D. Y., Woods, S. C., Rahmouni, K., Butler, A. A., Farooqi, I. S., O´Rahilly, S., Rohner-Jeanrenaud, F., Tschöp, M. H.: The central melanocortin system directly controls peripheral lipid metabolism. J. Clin. Invest. 117, 3475-3488 (2007).

Sakkou, M., Wiedmer, P., Anlag, K., Hamm, A., Seuntjens, E., Ettwiller, L., Tschöp, M. H., Treier, M.: A role for brain-specific homeobox factor Bsx in the control of hyperphagia and locomotory behavior. Cell Metab. 5, 450-463 (2007).

Theander-Carrillo, C., Wiedmer, P., Cettour-Rose, P., Nogueiras, R., Perez-Tilve, D., Pfluger, P., Castaneda, T. R., Muzzin, P., Schürmann, A., Szanto, I., Tschöp, M., Rohner-Jeanrenaud, F.: Ghrelin action in the brain controls adipocyte metabolism. J. Clin. Invest. 116, 1983-1993 (2006).

Wiedmer, P., Boschmann, M., Klaus, S.: Gender dimorphism of body mass perception and regulation in mice. J. Exp. Biol. 207 (Pt 16), 2859-2866 (2004).

Wiedmer, P., Ortmann, S., Klaus, S.: Energy metabolism of young rats after early postnatal overnutrition. Br. J. Nutr. 88, 301-306 (2002).

Muoio, D. M., Lewin, T. M., Wiedmer, P., Coleman, R. A.: Acyl-CoAs are functionally channeled in liver: potential role of acyl-CoA synthetase. Am. J. Physiol./Endocrinol. Metab. 279, E1366-E1373 (2000).