Publications 2019

Peer reviewed articles

Andres, S, Gröschel, MI, Hillemann, D, Merker, M, Niemann, S & Kranzer, K 2019, 'A Diagnostic Algorithm To Investigate Pyrazinamide and Ethambutol Resistance in Rifampin-Resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis Isolates in a Low-Incidence Setting' ANTIMICROBIAL AGENTS AND CHEMOTHERAPY, Jg. 63, Nr. 2.

Arandjelović, I, Merker, M, Richter, E, Kohl, TA, Savić, B, Soldatović, I, Wirth, T, Vuković, D & Niemann, S 2019, 'Longitudinal Outbreak of Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis in a Hospital Setting, Serbia' EMERGING INFECTIOUS DISEASES, Jg. 25, Nr. 3, S. 555-558.

Azzouz, D, Omarbekova, A, Heguy, A, Schwudke, D, Gisch, N, Rovin, BH, Caricchio, R, Buyon, JP, Alekseyenko, AV & Silverman, GJ 2019, 'Lupus nephritis is linked to disease-activity associated expansions and immunity to a gut commensal' ANNALS OF THE RHEUMATIC DISEASES .

Borrell, S, Trauner, A, Brites, D, Rigouts, L, Loiseau, C, Coscolla, M, Niemann, S, De Jong, B, Yeboah-Manu, D, Kato-Maeda, M, Feldmann, J, Reinhard, M, Beisel, C & Gagneux, S 2019, 'Reference set of Mycobacterium tuberculosis clinical strains: A tool for research and product development' PLOS ONE, Jg. 14, Nr. 3, S. e0214088.

Byrd-Leotis, L, Jia, N, Dutta, S, Trost, JF, Gao, C, Cummings, SF, Braulke, T, Müller-Loennies, S, Heimburg-Molinaro, J, Steinhauer, DA & Cummings, RD 2019, 'Influenza binds phosphorylated glycans from human lung' Science advances, Jg. 5, Nr. 2, S. eaav2554.

Chakievska, L, Holtsche, MM, Künstner, A, Goletz, S, Petersen, B-S, Thaci, D, Ibrahim, SM, Ludwig, RJ, Franke, A, Sadik, CD, Zillikens, D, Hölscher, C, Busch, H & Schmidt, E 2019, 'IL-17A is functionally relevant and a potential therapeutic target in bullous pemphigoid' Journal of autoimmunity, Jg. 2019, Nr. 96, S. 104-112.

Chesov, D, Alexandru, S, Crudu, V, Ciobanu, N, Botnaru, V, Heyckendorf, J & Lange, C 2019, 'Failing treatment of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis: a matter of definition' INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF TUBERCULOSIS AND LUNG DISEASE, Jg. 23, Nr. 4, S. 522-524.

Correa, W, Heinbockel, L, Tejada, GM, Sánchez, S, Garidel, P, Schürholz, T, Mier, W, Dupont, A, Hornef, M, Gutsmann, T, Mauss, K, Weindl, G & Brandenburg, K 2019, 'Synthetic Anti-lipopolysaccharide Peptides (SALPs) as Effective Inhibitors of Pathogen-Associated Molecular Patterns (PAMPs)'  Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology , Jg. 1117, S. 111-129.

Correa, W, Heinbockel, L, Behrends, J, Kaconis, Y, Barcena-Varela, S, Gutsmann, T, Mauss, K, Schürholz, T, Schromm, AB, Martinez de Tejada, G & Brandenburg, K 2019, 'Antibacterial action of synthetic antilipopolysaccharide peptides (SALP) involves neutralization of both membrane-bound and free toxins' The FEBS journal, Jg. 286, Nr. 8, S. 1576-1593.

de Miguel Catalina, A, Forbrig, E, Kozuch, J, Nehls, C, Paulowski, L, Gutsmann, T, Hildebrandt, P & Mroginski, MA 2019, 'The C-Terminal VPRTES Tail of LL-37 Influences the Mode of Attachment to a Lipid Bilayer and Antimicrobial Activity' BIOCHEMISTRY, Jg. 58, Nr. 19, S. 2447-2462.

Freund, I, Buhl, DK, Boutin, S, Kotter, A, Pichot, F, Marchand, V, Vierbuchen, T, Heine, H, Motorin, Y, Helm, M, Dalpke, AH & Eigenbrod, T 2019, '2'-O-methylation within prokaryotic and eukaryotic tRNA inhibits innate immune activation by endosomal Toll-like receptors but does not affect recognition of whole organisms' RNA (New York, N.Y.).

Gaisa, NT, Kristiansen, G & Perner, S 2019, 'Molekulares Tumorboard Uroonkologie aus pathologischer Sicht' Der Urologe. Ausg. A, S. 1-4.

Gao, X, Yin, J, Wang, X, Petersen, F & Yu, X 2019, 'A comprehensive comparison of hematological parameters among 39 common diseases' Scandinavian journal of clinical and laboratory investigation, Jg. 79, Nr. 4, S. 251-259.

Ghodousi, A, Tagliani, E, Karunaratne, E, Niemann, S, Perera, J, Köser, CU & Cirillo, DM 2019, 'Isoniazid resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis is a heterogeneous phenotype comprised of overlapping MIC distributions with different underlying resistance mechanisms' ANTIMICROBIAL AGENTS AND CHEMOTHERAPY.

Gräb, J, Suárez, I, van Gumpel, E, Winter, S, Schreiber, F, Esser, A, Hölscher, C, Fritsch, M, Herb, M, Schramm, M, Wachsmuth, L, Pallasch, C, Pasparakis, M, Kashkar, H & Rybniker, J 2019, 'Corticosteroids inhibit Mycobacterium tuberculosis-induced necrotic host cell death by abrogating mitochondrial membrane permeability transition' Nature communications, Jg. 10, Nr. 1, S. 688.

Gülsen, A & Jappe, U 2019, 'Lipid transfer protein sensitization in an apple-allergic patient: a case report from northern Europe' European Annals of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Jg. 51, Nr. 2, S. 80-83.

Haji-Ghassemi, O, Müller-Loennies, S, Brooks, CL, MacKenzie, CR, Caveney, N, Van Petegem, F, Brade, L, Kosma, P, Brade, H & Evans, SV 2019, 'Subtle Changes in the Combining Site of the Chlamydiaceae-Specific mAb S25-23 Increase the Antibody-Carbohydrate Binding Affinity by an Order of Magnitude' BIOCHEMISTRY, Jg. 58, Nr. 6, S. 714-726.

Houben, RMGJ, Lalli, M, Kranzer, K, Menzies, NA, Schumacher, SG & Dowdy, DW 2019, 'What if they don't have tuberculosis? The consequences and trade-offs involved in false-positive diagnoses of tuberculosis' CLINICAL INFECTIOUS DISEASES , Jg. 68, Nr. 1, S. 150-156.

Jappe, U & Breiteneder, H 2019, 'Peanut allergy - Individual molecules as a key to precision medicine' ALLERGY, Jg. 74, Nr. 2, S. 216-219.

Jappe, U, Schwager, C, Schromm, A, Gonzalez Roldan, N, Stein, K, Heine, H & Duda, K 2019, 'Lipophilic allergens, different modes of allergen-lipid interaction and their impact on asthma and allergy' FRONTIERS IN IMMUNOLOGY, Jg. 10, S. 122.

Kalsdorf, B & Lange, C 2019, 'Tuberculous mediastinal lymphadenopathy: Reaching the target' Respirology (Carlton, Vic.).

Khalil, ZG, Hill, TA, De Leon Rodriguez, LM, Lohman, R-J, Hoang, HN, Reiling, N, Hillemann, D, Brimble, M, Fairlie, D, Blumenthal, A & Capon, RJ 2019, 'Structure-activity relationships of wollamide cyclic hexapeptides with activity against drug-resistant and intracellular Mycobacterium tuberculosis' ANTIMICROBIAL AGENTS AND CHEMOTHERAPY, Jg. 63, Nr. 3, S. e01773-18.

Kolbe, K, Veleti, SK, Reiling, N & Lindhorst, TK 2019, 'Lectins of Mycobacterium tuberculosis – rarely studied proteins' Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry , Jg. 15, Nr. 15, S. 1-15.

Kordowski, A, Reinicke, AT, Wu, D, Orinska, Z, Hagemann, P, Huber-Lang, M, Lee, J-B, Wang, Y-H, Hogan, SP & Köhl, J 2019, 'C5a receptor 1-/- mice are protected from the development of IgE-mediated experimental food allergy' ALLERGY, Jg. 74, Nr. 4, S. 767-779.

Köser, CU, Maurer, FP & Kranzer, K 2019, ''Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it': Drug-susceptibility testing for bedaquiline and delamanid' INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES , Jg. 80 supplement, S. 32-35.

Koushk-Jalali, B, Freitag, AP, Tigges, C, Oellig, F, Hillemann, D & Kreuter, A 2019, 'Sporotrichoid Fish Tank Granuloma' QJM : monthly journal of the Association of Physicians, Jg. 112, Nr. 2, S. 147.

Kranzer, K, Kalsdorf, B, Heyckendorf, J, Andres, S, Merker, M, Hofmann-Thiel, S, Bloemberg, GV, Hoffmann, H, Niemann, S, Lange, C & Maurer, FP 2019, 'New WHO Treatment Recommendations for Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis: Are We Well Enough Prepared?' American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine.

Kümpers, C, Jokic, M, Haase, O, Offermann, A, Vogel, W, Grätz, V, Langan, EA, Perner, S & Terheyden, P 2019, 'Immune Cell Infiltration of the Primary Tumor, Not PD-L1 Status, Is Associated With Improved Response to Checkpoint Inhibition in Metastatic Melanoma' Frontiers in Medicine, Jg. 6, S. 27.

Kutschera, A, Dawid, C, Gisch, N, Schmid, C, Raasch, L, Gerster, T, Schäffer, M, Smakowska-Luzan, E, Belkhadir, Y, Vlot, AC, Chandler, CE, Schellenberger, R, Schwudke, D, Ernst, RK, Dorey, S, Hückelhoven, R, Hofmann, T & Ranf, S 2019, 'Bacterial medium-chain 3-hydroxy fatty acid metabolites trigger immunity in Arabidopsis plants' Science (New York, N.Y.), Jg. 364, Nr. 6436, S. 178-181.

Langan, EA, Kümpers, C, Graetz, V, Perner, S, Zillikens, D & Terheyden, P 2019, 'Intralesional interleukin-2: A novel option to maximize response to systemic immune checkpoint therapy in loco-regional metastatic melanoma' Dermatologic therapy, S. e12901.

Lange, C, Chesov, D & Heyckendorf, J 2019, 'Clofazimine for the treatment of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis' CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY AND INFECTION , Jg. 25, Nr. 2, S. 128-130.

Lee, J, Patel, DS, Ståhle, J, Park, S-J, Kern, NR, Kim, SH, Lee, J, Cheng, X, Valvano, MA, Holst, O, Knirel, YA, Qi, Y, Jo, S, Klauda, JB, Widmalm, G & Im, W 2019, 'CHARMM-GUI Membrane Builder for Complex Biological Membrane Simulations with Glycolipids and Lipoglycans' Journal of chemical theory and computation, Jg. 15, Nr. 1, S. 775–786.

Lieb, W, Jacobs, G, Wolf, A, Richter, G, Gaede, KI, Schwarz, J, Arnold, N, Böhm, R, Buyx, A, Cascorbi, I, Franke, A, Glinicke, C, Held-Feindt, J, Junker, R, Kalthoff, H, Kramer, H-H, Leypoldt, F, Maass, N, Maetzler, W, May, S, Mehdorn, HM, Röcken, C, Schafmayer, C, Schrappe, M, Schreiber, S, Sebens, S, Stephani, U, Synowitz, M, Weimer, J, Zabel, P, Nöthlings, U, Röder, C & Krawczak, M 2019, 'Linking pre-existing biorepositories for medical research: the PopGen 2.0 Network' Journal of community genetics, S. pp 1-8.

Lipworth, S, Jajou, R, de Neeling, A, Bradley, P, van der Hoek, W, Maphalala, G, Bonnet, M, Sanchez-Padilla, E, Diel, R, Niemann, S, Iqbal, Z, Smith, G, Peto, T, Crook, D, Walker, T & van Soolingen, D 2019, 'SNP-IT Tool for Identifying Subspecies and Associated Lineages of Mycobacterium tuberculosis Complex' EMERGING INFECTIOUS DISEASES, Jg. 25, Nr. 3, S. 482-488.

Loiseau, C, Brites, D, Moser, I, Coll, F, Pourcel, C, Robbe-Austerman, S, Escuyer, V, Musser, KA, Peacock, SJ, Feuerriegel, S, Kohl, TA, Niemann, S, Gagneux, S & Köser, CU 2019, 'Revised interpretation of the Hain Lifescience GenoType MTBC to differentiate Mycobacterium canettii and members of the M. tuberculosis complex' ANTIMICROBIAL AGENTS AND CHEMOTHERAPY.

Maurer, FP, Pohle, P, Kernbach, M, Sievert, D, Hillemann, D, Rupp, J, Hombach, M & Kranzer, K 2019, 'Differential drug susceptibility patterns of Mycobacterium chimaera and other members of the Mycobacterium avium-intracellulare complex' CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY AND INFECTION , Jg. 25, Nr. 3, S. 379.e1-379.e7.

Maurer, FP 2019, 'Tuberkulose in Deutschland' Diagnostik im Dialog, S. 14-17.

Metzger, E, Wang, S, Urban, S, Willmann, D, Schmidt, A, Offermann, A, Allen, A, Sum, M, Obier, N, Cottard, F, Ulferts, S, Preca, B-T, Hermann, B, Maurer, J, Greschik, H, Hornung, V, Einsle, O, Perner, S, Imhof, A, Jung, M & Schüle, R 2019, 'KMT9 monomethylates histone H4 lysine 12 and controls proliferation of prostate cancer cells' Nature structural & molecular biology, Jg. 26, Nr. 5, S. 361-371.

Global Tuberculosis Network (GTN) & Niemann, S 2019, 'Evolution of programmatic definitions used in tuberculosis prevention and care' CLINICAL INFECTIOUS DISEASES , Jg. 68, Nr. 10, S. 1787–1789.

Nikolayevskyy, V, Maurer, FP, Holicka, Y, Taylor, L, Liddy, H & Kranzer, K 2019, 'Novel external quality assurance scheme for drug susceptibility testing of non-tuberculous mycobacteria: a multicentre pilot study' JOURNAL OF ANTIMICROBIAL CHEMOTHERAPY, Jg. 74, Nr. 5, S. 1288-1294.

Nikolayevskyy, V, Niemann, S, Anthony, R, van Soolingen, D, Tagliani, E, Ködmön, C, van der Werf, MJ & Cirillo, DM 2019, 'Role and value of whole genome sequencing in studying tuberculosis transmission' CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY AND INFECTION .

Offermann, A, Hupe, MC, Sailer, V, Merseburger, AS & Perner, S 2019, 'The new ISUP 2014/WHO 2016 prostate cancer grade group system: first résumé 5 years after introduction and systemic review of the literature' World journal of Urology.

Pallach, M, Di Lorenzo, F, Duda, KA, Le Pennec, G, Molinaro, A & Silipo, A 2019, 'The Lipid A Structure from the Marine Sponge Symbiont Endozoicomonas sp. HEX 311' Chembiochem : a European journal of chemical biology, Jg. 20, Nr. 2, S. 230-236.

Paschke, A, Schaible, UE & Hein, W 2019, 'Legionella transmission through cooling towers: towards better control and research of a neglected pathogen' Lancet Respiratory Medicine, Jg. 7, Nr. 5, S. 378-380.

Polsfuss, S, Hofmann-Thiel, S, Merker, M, Krieger, D, Niemann, S, Rüssmann, H, Schönfeld, N, Hoffmann, H & Kranzer, K 2019, 'Emergence of Low-level Delamanid and Bedaquiline Resistance During Extremely Drug-resistant Tuberculosis Treatment' CLINICAL INFECTIOUS DISEASES .

Rachow, A, Ivanova, O, Wallis, R, Charalambous, S, Jani, I, Bhatt, N, Kampmann, B, Sutherland, J, Ntinginya, NE, Evans, D, Lönnroth, K, Niemann, S, Schaible, UE, Geldmacher, C, Sanne, I, Hoelscher, M & Churchyard, G 2019, 'TB sequel: incidence, pathogenesis and risk factors of long-term medical and social sequelae of pulmonary TB - a study protocol' BMC PULMONARY MEDICINE, Jg. 19, Nr. 1, S. 4.

Recke, A, Massalme, EG, Jappe, U, Steinmüller-Magin , L, Schmidt, J, Hellenbroich, Y, Gillessen-Kaesbach , G, Zillikens, D & Hartmann, K 2019, 'Identification of the recently described plasminogen gene mutation p.Lys330Glu in a family from Northern Germany with hereditary angioedema' Clinical and Translational Allergy, Jg. 9, Nr. 9, S. 9.

Reimann, M, Schaub, D, Kalsdorf, B, Runge, C, Carballo, PS, Terhalle, E, Salzer, HJF, Lange, C & Heyckendorf, J 2019, 'Cigarette smoking and culture conversion in patients with susceptible and M/XDR-TB' INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF TUBERCULOSIS AND LUNG DISEASE, Jg. 23, Nr. 1, S. 93-98.

Ring, S, Eggers, L, Behrends, J, Wutkowski, A, Schwudke, D, Kröger, A, Hierweger, AM, Hölscher, C, Gabriel, G & Schneider, B 2019, 'Blocking IL-10 receptor signaling ameliorates Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection during influenza-induced exacerbation' JCI Insight, Jg. 5.

Rybniker, J, Andreas Kohl, T, Barilar, I & Niemann, S 2019, 'No evidence for acquired mutations associated with cytochrome bc1-inhibitor resistance in 13,559 clinical Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex isolates' ANTIMICROBIAL AGENTS AND CHEMOTHERAPY, Jg. 63, Nr. 1, S. e01317-18.

Sane Schepisi, M, Navarra, A, Altet Gomez, MN, Dudnyk, A, Dyrhol-Riise, AM, Esteban, J, Giorgetti, PF, Gualano, G, Guglielmetti, L, Heyckendorf, J, Kaluzhenina, A, Lange, B, Lange, C, Manika, K, Miah, J, Nanovic, Z, Pontali, E, Prego, MR, Solovic, I, Tiberi, S, Palmieri, F & Girardi, E 2019, 'Burden and Characteristics of the Comorbidity Tuberculosis-Diabetes in Europe: Bnet Prevalence Survey and Case-Control Study' Open forum infectious diseases, Jg. 6, Nr. 1, S. ofy337.

Schneider, B & Hertz, D 2019, 'Sex differences in tuberculosis' Seminars in Immunopathology, Jg. 41, Nr. 2, S. 225-237.

Schön, T, Matuschek, E, Mohamed, S, Utukuri, M, Heysell, S, Alffenaar, J-W, Shin, S, Martinez, E, Sintchenko, V, Maurer, FP, Keller, PM, Kahlmeter, G & Köser, CU 2019, 'Standards for MIC testing that apply to the majority of bacterial pathogens should also be enforced for Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex' CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY AND INFECTION , Jg. 25, Nr. 4, S. 403-405.

Shu, Y, Qiu, W, Zheng, J, Sun, X, Yin, J, Yang, X, Yue, X, Chen, C, Deng, Z, Li, S, Yang, Y, Peng, F, Lu, Z, Hu, X, Petersen, F & Yu, X 2019, 'HLA class II allele DRB1*16:02 is associated with anti-NMDAR encephalitis' Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatry, Jg. 90, Nr. 6, S. 652-658.

van Leth, F, Brinkmann, F, Cirillo, DM, Dheda, K, Duarte, R, Guglielmetti, L, Kuksa, L, Lange, C, Mitnick, C, Skrahina, A, Zaman, K & Bothamley, G 2019, 'The Tuberculosis Network European Trials group (TBnet) ERS Clinical Research Collaboration: addressing drug-resistant tuberculosis through European cooperation' The European respiratory journal, Jg. 53, Nr. 1.

Vaziri, F, Kohl, TA, Ghajavand, H, Kargarpour Kamakoli, M, Merker, M, Hadifar, S, Khanipour, S, Fateh, A, Masoumi, M, Siadat, SD & Niemann, S 2019, 'Genetic Diversity of Multi- and Extensively Drug-Resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis Isolates in the Capital of Iran, Revealed by Whole-Genome Sequencing' JOURNAL OF CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY, Jg. 57, Nr. 1, S. e01477-18.

Vierbuchen, T, Stein, K & Heine, H 2019, 'RNA is taking its Toll - Impact of RNA-specific Toll-like receptors on health and disease' ALLERGY, Jg. 74, Nr. 2, S. 223-235.

von Bargen, K, Scraba, M, Krämer, I, Ketterer, M, Nehls, C, Krokowski, S, Repnik, U, Wittlich, M, Maaser, A, Zapka, P, Bunge, M, Schlesinger, M, Huth, G, Klees, A, Hansen, P, Jeschke, A, Bendas, G, Utermöhlen, O, Griffiths, G, Gutsmann, T, Wohlmann, J & Haas, A 2019, 'Virulence-associated protein A from Rhodococcus equi is an intercompartmental pH-neutralising virulence factor' CELLULAR MICROBIOLOGY, Jg. 21, Nr. 1, S. e12958.

Webering, S, Lunding, LP, Vock, C, Schröder, A, Gaede, KI, Herzmann, C, Fehrenbach, H & Wegmann, M 2019, 'The alpha-melanocyte-stimulating hormone acts as a local immune homeostasis factor in experimental allergic asthma' Clinical and experimental allergy : journal of the British Society for Allergy and Clinical Immunology.

Wood, HN, Venken, T, Willems, H, Jacobs, A, Reis, AJ, Almeida da Silva, PE, Homolka, S, Niemann, S, Rohde, KH & Hooyberghs, J 2019, 'Molecular drug susceptibility testing and strain typing of tuberculosis by DNA hybridization' PLOS ONE, Jg. 14, Nr. 2, S. e0212064.

Zarrin, PS, Jamal, FI, Roeckendorf, N & Wenger, C 2019, 'Development of a Portable Dielectric Biosensor for Rapid Detection of Viscosity Variations and Its In Vitro Evaluations Using Saliva Samples of COPD Patients and Healthy Control' Healthcare (Basel, Switzerland), Jg. 7, Nr. 1.

ESGITM Working Group on Vaccination in Migrants & Lange, C 2019, 'National approaches to the vaccination of recently arrived migrants in Europe: A comparative policy analysis across 32 European countries' Travel medicine and infectious disease, Jg. 27, S. 33-38.

ESCMID generic competencies working group 2019, 'ESCMID generic competencies in antimicrobial prescribing and stewardship: towards a European consensus' CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY AND INFECTION , Jg. 25, Nr. 1, S. 13-19.