publications

Making proteins in the powerhouse

publicationsHällberg BM, Larsson NG; Cell Metab. 2014 Aug 5;20(2):226-40. doi: 10.1016/j.cmet.2014.07.001. Epub 2014 Jul 31.

Abstract Understanding regulation of mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) expression is of considerable interest given that mitochondrial dysfunction is important in human pathology and aging. Similar...   Read More

Genetic ablation of mast cells redefines the role of mast cells in skin wound healing and bleomycin-induced fibrosis

B7 EMINGpublicationsWillenborg S, Eckes B, Brinckmann J, Krieg T, Waisman A, Hartmann K, Roers A, Eming SA; J Invest Dermatol. 2014 Jul;134(7):2005-15. doi: 10.1038/jid.2014.12. Epub 2014 Jan 9.

Abstract Conclusive evidence for the impact of mast cells (MCs) in skin repair is still lacking. Studies in mice examining the role of MC...   Read More

Role of integrin signalling through integrin-linked kinase in skin physiology and pathology

Eckes B, Krieg T, Wickström SA Exp. Dermatol. 2014 Jul;23(7):453-6 PMID: 24773528 Abstract Cell-matrix adhesions provide structural stability to the tissue and regulate intracellular...   Read More

Epidermal p65/NF-κB signalling is essential for skin carcinogenesis

Kim C, Pasparakis M EMBO Mol Med 2014 Jul;6(7):970-83 PMID: 24952939 Abstract The nuclear factor kappa B (NF-κB) signalling pathway exhibits both tumour-promoting and...   Read More

Understanding nucleotide excision repair and its roles in cancer and ageing

Marteijn JA, Lans H, Vermeulen W, Hoeijmakers JH Nat. Rev. Mol. Cell Biol. 2014 Jul;15(7):465-81 PMID: 24954209 Abstract Nucleotide excision repair (NER) eliminates various...   Read More

Epidermal RelA Specifically Restricts Contact Allergen-Induced Inflammation and Apoptosis in Skin (2014)

publicationsKumari S, Herzberg B, Pofahl R, Krieg T, Haase I; J Invest Dermatol. 2014 Apr 16. doi: 10.1038/jid.2014.193. [Epub ahead of print]

Abstract   Strong inhibition of NF-κB signaling in the epidermis results in spontaneous skin inflammation in mice and men. As there is evidence for...   Read More

Enhanced deposition of cartilage oligomeric matrix protein is a common feature in fibrotic skin pathologies

publications Agarwal P, Schulz JN, Blumbach K, Andreasson K, Heinegård D, Paulsson M, Mauch C, Eming SA, Eckes B, Krieg T; Matrix Biol. 2013 Aug 8;32(6):325-31. doi: 10.1016/j.matbio.2013.02.010. Epub 2013 Mar 15.

Abstract   Skin fibrosis is characterized by activated fibroblasts and an altered architecture of the extracellular matrix. Excessive deposition of extracellular matrix proteins and...   Read More

Recessive and dominant mutations in COL12A1 cause a novel EDS/myopathy overlap syndrome in humans and mice

publications Zou Y, Zwolanek D, Izu Y, Gandhy S, Schreiber G, Brockmann K, Devoto M, Tian Z, Hu Y, Veit G, Meier M, Stetefeld J, Hicks D, Straub V, Voermans NC, Birk DE, Barton ER, Koch M, Bönnemann CG; Hum Mol Genet. 2014 May 1;23(9):2339-52. doi: 10.1093/hmg/ddt627. Epub 2013 Dec 11

Abstract   Collagen VI-related myopathies are disorders of connective tissue presenting with an overlap phenotype combining clinical involvement from the muscle and from the...   Read More

Overexpression of epigen during embryonic development induces reversible, EGFR-dependent sebaceous gland hyperplasia

A3 NIEMANNpublicationsDahlhoff M, Frances D, Kloepper JE, Paus R, Schäfer M, Niemann C, Schneider MR; Mol Cell Biol. 2014 Aug;34(16):3086-95. doi: 10.1128/MCB.00302-14. Epub 2014 Jun 2.

Abstract The epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) system is a key regulator of epithelial development and homeostasis. Its functions in the sebaceous gland (SG),...   Read More

Collagen XXII binds to collagen-binding integrins via the novel motifs GLQGER and GFKGER

publications Zwolanek D, Veit G, Eble JA, Gullberg D, Ruggiero F, Heino J, Meier M, Stetefeld J, Koch M; Biochem J. 2014 Apr 1;459(1):217-27. doi: 10.1042/BJ20130642.

Abstract   Collagen XXII, a FACIT (fibril-associated collagen with interrupted triple helices), is expressed at the myotendinous junction and the articular surface of joint...   Read More

  • Upcoming Events

    1. 4th PhD student and Postdoc Minisymposium

      Juli 7 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    2. 4th German-French DNA Repair Meeting Cologne 2017

      September 21 - September 23
    3. 33. Klenk Symposium 2017 in Molecular Medicine

      Oktober 15 - Oktober 17

© 2017 SFB 829