Selected publications by UGMLC Faculty members since 2010


  1. Ahmed K, Tunaru S, Tang C, Müller M, Gille A, Sassmann A, Hanson J, Offermanns, S. An autocrine lactate loop mediates insulin-dependent inhibition of lipolysis through GPR81. Cell Metab 11: 311-319, 2010 (IF 18.2)
  2. Arnaout R, Stainier DYR. Developmental Biology: physics adds a twist to gut looping. Curr Biol 21: R854-857, 2011 (IF 10.0)
  3. Arrenberg AB, Stainier DYR, Baier H, Huisken J. Optogenetic control of cardiac    function. Science 330: 971-974, 2010 (IF 31.4)
  4. Bagnat M, Navis A, Herbstreith S, Brand-Arzamendi K, Curado S, Gabriel S, Mostov K, Huisken J, Stainier DYR. Cse1l is a negative regulator of CFTR-dependent fluid secretion. Curr Biol 20: 1840-1845, 2010 (IF 10.0)
  5. Bertrand JY, Chi NC, Santoso B, Teng S, Stainier DYR, Traver D. Hematopoietic stem cells derive directly from aortic endothelium during development. Nature 464: 108-111, 2010 (IF 36.1)
  6. Braun T, Gautel M. Transcriptional mechanisms regulating muscle differentiation, growth and homeostasis. Nat Rev Mol Cell Biol 12: 349-361, 2011 (IF 38.7)
  7. Clauss* M, Voswinckel* R, Rajashekhar G, Sigua NL, Fehrenbach H, Rush NI, Schweitzer KS, Yildirim AÖ, Kamocki K, Fisher AJ, Gu Y, Safadi B, Nikam S, Hubbard WC, Tuder RM, Twigg HL 3rd, Presson RG, Sethi S, Petrache I. Lung endothelial monocyte-activating protein 2 is a mediator of cigarette smoke-induced emphysema in mice. J Clin Invest 121: 2470-2479, 2011 *geteilte Erstautorenschaft (IF 14.2)
  8. Conrad ML, Ferstl R, Teich R, Brand S, Blümer N, Yildirim AO, Patrascan CC, Hanuszkiewicz A, Akira S, Wagner H, Holst O, von Mutius E, Pfefferle PI, Kirschning CJ, Garn H, Renz H. Maternal TLR signaling is required for prenatal asthma protection by the nonpathogenic microbe Acinetobacter lwoffii F78. J Exp Med 206: 2869-2877, 2009 (IF 14.8)
  9. Dahal BK, Cornitescu T, Tretyn A, Pullamsetti SS, Kosanovic D, Dumitrascu R, Ghofrani HA, Weissmann N, Voswinckel R, Banat GA, Seeger W, Grimminger F, Schermuly RT. Role of epidermal growth factor inhibition in experimental pulmonary hypertension. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 181: 158-167, 2010   (IF 10.2)
  10. 10. Dinarello C, […], Kracht M, […], Gabel C. IL-1 family nomenclature. Nat Immunol 11(11):973, 2011 (IF 25.7)
  11. 11. Dobreva G, Braun T. The yin and yang of polycomb repression in regenerating muscle. Cell Stem Cell 7:422-424, 2010 (IF 25.9)
  12. 12. Fabbri LM, Vogelmeier C, Rabe KF. Inhaled long-acting beta-agonists versus anticholinergics in older patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Ann Intern Med 155: 561; author reply 561-562, 2011 (IF 16.7)
  13. 13. Felbinger TW, Weigand MA, Mayer K. Early or late parenteral nutrition in critically ill adults. N Engl J Med 365:1839, 2011 (letter) (IF 53.5)
  14. 14. Felbinger TW, Weigand MA, Mayer K. Supplementation in acute lung injury. JAMA 307: 144, 2012 (letter) (IF 30.0)
  15. 15. Ghofrani HA, Morrell NW, Hoeper MM, Olschewski H, Peacock AJ, Barst RJ, Shapiro S, Golpon H, Toshner M, Grimminger F, Pascoe S. Imatinib in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Patients with Inadequate Response to Established Therapy. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 182: 1171-1177, 2010 (IF 10.2)
  16. 16. Gladwin MT, Ghofrani HA. Update on pulmonary hypertension 2009. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 181: 1020-1026, 2010 (IF 10.2)
  17. 17. Gottschald O, Malec V, Krasteva G, Rose F, Seeger W, Hänze J. TIAR and TIA-1 mRNA binding proteins form stress granules under conditions of rapid oxygene decline and extreme hypoxia and suppress the HIF-1α pathway. J Mol Cell Biol 2: 345-356, 2010 (IF 13.4)
  18. 18. Grimminger F, Schermuly RT, Ghofrani HA. Targeting non-malignant disorders with tyrosine kinase inhibitors. Nat Rev Drug Discov 9: 956-970, 2010 (IF 28.7)
  19. 19. Grommes J, Alard JE, Drechsler M, Wantha S, Moergelin M, Kuebler WM, Jacobs M, von Hundelshausen P, Markart P, Wygrecka M, Preissner KT, Hackeng TM, Koenen RR, Weber C, Soehnlein S. Disruption of platelet-derived chemokine heteromers prevents neutrophil extravasation in acute lung injury. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 185: 628-636, 2012 (IF 10.2)
  20. 20. Groneberg D, König P, Wirth A, Offermanns S, Koesling D, Friebe A. Smooth Muscle-Specific Deletion of Nitric Oxide-Sensitive Guanylyl Cyclase Is Sufficient to Induce Hypertension in Mice. Circulation 121: 401-409, 2010 (14.4)
  21. 21. Guarani V, […], Braun T, […], Potente M. Acetylation-dependent regulation of endothelial notch signalling by the sirt1 deacetylase. Nature 473: 234-238, 2011 (IF 36.1)
  22. 22. Guilluy C, Brégeon J, Toumaniantz G, Rolli-Derkinderen M, Retailleau K, Loufrani L, Henrion D, Scalbert E, Bril A, Torres RM, Offermanns S, Pacaud P, Loirand G. The Rho exchange factor Arhgef1 mediates the effects of angiotensin II on vascular tone and blood pressure. Nat Med 16:  183-190, 2010 (IF 25.4)
  23. 23. Hanson J, Gille A, Zwykiel S, Lukasova M, Clausen BE, Ahmed K, Tunaru S, Wirth A, Offermanns S. Keratinocytes express GPR109A and mediate epidermal effects of nicotinic acid and mono-Methyl fumarate via COX-2-dependent prostanoid formation. J Clin Invest 120: 2910-2919, 2010 (IF 14.2)
  24. 24. Hartz B, Volkmann T, Irle S, Loechelt C, Neubauer A, Brendel C. {alpha}4 integrin levels on mobilized peripheral blood stem cells predict rapidity of engraftment in patients receiving autologous stem cell transplantation. Blood 118: 2362-2365, 2011 (IF 10.6)
  25. 25. Hecker M, Zaslona Z, Kwapiszewska G, Niess G, Zakrzewicz A, Hergenreider E, Wilhelm J, Marsh LM, Sedding D, Klepetko W, Lohmeyer J, Dimmeler S, Seeger W, Weissmann N, Schermuly RT, Kneidinger N, Eickelberg O, Morty RE. Dysregulation of the IL-13 receptor system: a novel pathomechanism in pulmonary arterial hypertension. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 182: 805-818, 2010 (IF 10.2)
  26. 26. Heimesaat MM, Nogai A, Bereswill S, Plickert R, Fischer A, Loddenkemper C, Steinhoff U, Tchaptchet S, Thiel E, Freudenberg MA, Göbel UB, Uharek L. MyD88/TLR9 mediated immunopathology and gut microbiota dynamics in a novel murine model of intestinal graft-versus-host disease. Gut 59: 1079-1087, 2010 (IF 10.6)
  27. 27. Henneke I, Greschus S, Savai R, Korfei M, Markart P, Mahavadi P, Schermuly RT, Wygrecka M, Sturzebecher J, Seeger W, Gunther A, and Ruppert C. Inhibition of Urokinase Activity Reduces Primary Tumor Growth and Metastasis Formation in a Murine Lung Carcinoma Model. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 181: 611-619, 2010  (IF 10.2)
  28. 28. Herbert SP, Stainier DYR. Molecular control of endothelial cell behaviour during blood vessel morphogenesis. Nat Rev Mol Cell Biol 12: 551-564, 2011 (IF 38,7)
  29. 29. Herold S, Shafiei Tabar T, Janssen H, Hoegner K, Cabanski M, Lewe-Schlosser P, Albrecht J, Driever F, Vadász I, Seeger W, Steinmueller M, Lohmeyer J. Exudate Macrophages Attenuate Lung Injury by the Release of IL-1 Receptor Antagonist in Gram-negative Pneumonia. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 183: 1380-1390, 2011 (IF 10.2)
  30. 30. Hesselson D, Anderson RM, Stainier DYR. Suppression of Ptf1a activity induces acinar to endocrine conversion. Curr Biol 21: 712-717, 2011 (IF 10,0)
  31. 31. Hoch M, Fischer P, Stapel B, Missol-Kolka E, Sekkali B, Scherr M, Favret F, Braun T, Eder M, Schuster-Gossler K, Gossler A, Hilfiker A, Balligand JL, Drexler H, Hilfiker-Kleiner D. Erythropoietin preserves the endothelial differentiation capacity of cardiac progenitor cells and reduces heart failure during anticancer therapies. Cell Stem Cell 9:131-143, 2011 (IF 25.9)
  32. 32. Hugo SE, Cruz-Garcia L, Karanth S, Anderson RM, Stainier DYR, Schlegel A.  A monocarboxylate transporter required for hepatocyte secretion of ketone bodies during fasting. Genes Dev 26: 282-293, 2012 (IF 12,9)
  33. 33. Jockel S, Nees G, Sommer R, Zhao Y, Cherkasov D, Hori H, Ehm G, Schnare M, Nain M, Kaufmann A, Bauer S. The 2'-O-methylation status of a single guanosine controls transfer RNA-mediated Toll-like receptor 7 activation or inhibition. J Exp Med 209: 235-241, 2012. (IF 14.8)
  34. 34. Jordan SD, Kruger M, Willmes DM, Redemann N, Wunderlich FT, Bronneke HS, Merkwirth C, Kashkar H, Olkkonen VM, Bottger T, Braun T, Seibler J, Bruning JC. Obesity-induced overexpression of mirna-143 inhibits insulin-stimulated akt activation and impairs glucose metabolism. Nat Cell Biol 13: 434-446, 2011 (IF 19.4)
  35. 35. Kieslinger M, Hiechinger S, Dobreva G, Consalez GG, Grosschedl R. Early B cell factor 2 regulates hematopoietic stem cell homeostasis in a cell-nonautonomous manner. Cell Stem Cell 7: 496-507, 2010 (IF 25.9)
  36. 36. Kikuchi K, Holdway JE, Werdich AA, Anderson RM, Fang Y, Egnaczyk GF, Evans T, MacRae CA, Stainier DYR, Poss KD. Primary contribution to zebrafish heart regeneration by Gata4+ cardiomyocytes. Nature 464: 601-605, 2010 (IF 36,1)
  37. 37. Kleinschnitz C, […], Weissmann N, Schmidt HH. Post-stroke inhibition of induced NADPH oxidase type 4 prevents oxidative stress and neurodegeneration. PLoS Biol 8: e1000479, 2010 (IF 12.5)
  38. 38. Kneidinger N, Yildirim AÖ, Callegari J, Takenaka S, Stein MM, Dumitrascu R, Bohla A, Bracke KR, Morty RE, Brusselle GG, Schermuly RT, Eickelberg O, Königshoff M. Activation of the WNT/β-catenin pathway attenuates experimental emphysema. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 183: 723-733, 2011   (IF 10.2)
  39. 39. Kubin T, Poling J, Kostin S, Gajawada P, Hein S, Rees W, Wietelmann A, Tanaka M, Lorchner H, Schimanski S, Szibor M, Warnecke H, Braun T. Oncostatin m is a major mediator of cardiomyocyte dedifferentiation and remodeling. Cell Stem Cell 9: 420-432, 2011 (IF 25.9)
  40. 40. Kumari A, Brendel C, Hochhaus A, Neubauer A, Burchert A. Low BCR-ABL expression levels in hematopoietic precursor cells enable persistence of chronic myeloid leukemia under imatinib. Blood 119: 530-539, 2012 (IF 10.6)
  41. 41. Lommatzsch M, Kummer W, Virchow JC. Bronchoconstriction and airway remodeling. Letter to:  Effect of methacholine and albuterol on airway remodeling in asthma. New Engl J Med 365: 1156-1157, 2011 (IF 53.5)
  42. 42. Lukasova M, Hanson J, Tunaru S, Offermanns S. Nicotinic acid (niacin): new lipid-independent mechanisms of action and therapeutic potential. Trends Pharmacol Sci 32: 700-707, 2011 (IF 11.1)
  43. 43. Lukasova M, Malaval C, Gille A, Kero J, Offermanns S Nicotinic acid inhibits progression of atherosclerosis in mice through its receptor GPR109A expressed by immune cells. J Clin Invest 121: 1163-1173, 2011 (IF 14.2)
  44. 44. Mahavadi P, Korfei M, Henneke I, Liebisch G, Schmitz G, Gochuico BR, Markart P, Bellusci S, Seeger W, Ruppert C, Guenther A. Epithelial stress and apoptosis underlie Hermansky-Pudlak syndrome-associated interstitial pneumonia. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 182: 207-219, 2010   (IF 10.2)
  45. 45. Markart P, Wygrecka M, Guenther A. Update in diffuse parenchymal lung disease 2010. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 183: 1316-1321, 2011 (IF 10.2)
  46. 46. Massberg S, […], Preissner KT, Engelmann B. Reciprocal coupling of coagulation and innate immunity via neutrophil serine proteases. Nature Med 16: 887-896, 2010 (IF 25.4)
  47. 47. McLaughlin VV, Benza RL, Rubin LJ, Channick RN, Voswinckel R, Tapson VF, Robbins IM, Olschewski H, Rubenfire M, Seeger W. Addition of Inhaled Treprostinil to Oral Therapy for Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension: A Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial. J Am Coll Cardiol 55: 1915-1922, 2010   (IF 14.3)
  48. 48. Mercier JC, […], Zemlin M, […], Edner A. Inhaled nitric oxide for prevention of bronchopulmonary dysplasia in premature babies (EUNO): a randomised controlled trial. Lancet 376: 346-354, 2010  (IF 33,6)
  49. 49. Morty RE. Targeting elastase in bronchopulmonary dysplasia. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 184: 496-497, 2011 (IF 10.191)
  50. 50. Neumann E, Lefèvre S, Zimmermann B, Gay S, Müller-Ladner U. Rheumatoid arthritis progression mediated by activated synovial fibroblasts. Trends Mol Med 16: 458-468, 2010 (IF 10.3)
  51. 51. Neves P, Lampropoulou V, Calderon-Gomez E, Roch T, Stervbo U,  Shen P,  Kühl A, Loddenkemper C, Haury M,  Nedospasov S, Kaufmann SHE, Steinhoff U, Calado D, Fillatreau S. MyD88-signalling in B cells suppresses protective immunity during Salmonella typhimurium infection. Immunity 33: 777-790, 2010 (IF 24.2)
  52. 52. Offermanns S, Colletti SL, Lovenberg TW, Semple G, Wise A, Ijzerman AP. International Union of Basic and Clinical Pharmacology. LXXXII: Nomenclature and Classification of Hydroxy-carboxylic Acid Receptors (GPR81, GPR109A, and GPR109B). Pharmacol Rev 63:  269-290, 2011 (IF 18.861)
  53. 53. Pfeifer GP, Dammann RH, Tommasi S. RASSF proteins. Curr Biol 20: 344, 2010 (IF 10.0)
  54. 54. Pleines I, Hagedorn I, Gupta S, May F, Chakarova L, van Hengel J, Offermanns S, Krohne G, Kleinschnitz C, Brakebusch C, Nieswandt B. Megakaryocyte-specific RhoA deficiency causes macrothrombocytopenia and defective platelet activation in hemostasis and thrombosis. Blood [epub ahead of print], 2011 (IF 10.6)
  55. 55. Poeling J, Szibor M, Kubin T, Rees W, Loerchner H, Gajawada P, Warnecke H, Braun T. The ras-related protein rap2 is part of the fibroblast growth factor-2 initiated arteriogenic program in growing collateral vessels. Eur Heart J 31: 621-622, 2010 (IF 10.1)
  56. 56. Prinz N, Clemens N, Strand D, Putz I, Lorenz M, Daiber A, Stein P, Degreif A, Radsak M, Schild H, Bauer S, von Landenberg P, Lackner KJ. Antiphospholipid antibodies induce translocation of TLR7 and TLR8 to the endosome in human monocytes and plasmacytoid dendritic cells. Blood 118: 2322-2332, 2011  (IF 10.6)
  57. 57. Pullamsetti SS, Doebele C, Fischer A, Savai R, Kojonazarov B, Dahal BK, Ghofrani HA, Weissmann N, Grimminger F, Bonauer A, Seeger W, Zeiher AM, Dimmeler S, Schermuly RT. Inhibition of microRNA-17 Improves Lung and Heart Function in Experimental Pulmonary Hypertension. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 185: 409-419, 2012   (IF 10.2)
  58. 58. Pullamsetti SS, Savai R, Schaefer MB, Wilhelm J, Ghofrani HA, Weissmann N, Schudt C, Fleming I, Mayer K, Leiper J, Seeger W, Grimminger F, Schermuly RT. cAMP phosphodiesterase inhibitors increases nitric oxide production by modulating dimethylarginine dimethylaminohydrolases. Circulation 123: 1194-1204, 2011   (IF 14.4)
  59. 59. Randriamboavonjy V, Isaak J, Frömel T, Viollet B, Fisslthaler B, Preissner KT, Fleming I. The AMP-activated protein kinase (AMPK) a2 subunit is involved in platelet signaling, clot retraction and thrombus stability. Blood 116: 2134-2140, 2010   (IF 10.6)
  60. 60. Renner F, Moreno R, Schmitz ML. SUMOylation-dependent localization of IKKe in PML nuclear bodies is essential for protection against DNA damage-triggered cell death. Mol Cell 37: 503-515, 2010 (IF 14.2)
  61. 61. Renz H, Brandtzaeg P, Hornef M. The impact of perinatal immune development on mucosal homeostasis and chronic inflammation. Nat Rev Immunol 12: 9-23, 2011 (IF 35.2)
  62. 62. Renz H, von Mutius E, Brandtzaeg P, Cookson WO, Autenrieth IB, Haller D. Gene-environment interactions in chronic inflammatory disease. Nat Immunol 12: 273-277, 2011 (IF 25.7)
  63. 63. Ritterhoff S, Farah CM, Grabitzki J, Lochnit G, Skurat AV, Schmitz ML. The WD40 repeat protein Han11 functions as a scaffold protein to control HIPK2 and MEKK1 kinase functions. EMBO J 29: 3747-3749, 2010 (IF 10.1)
  64. 64. Roderfeld M, Rath T, Pasupuleti S, Zimmermann M, Neumann C, Churin Y, Dierkes C, Voswinckel R, Barth PJ, Zahner D, Graf J, Roeb E. Bone marrow transplantation improves hepatic fibrosis in Abcb4-/- mice via Th1 response and matrix metalloproteinase activity. Gut, 2011 [Epub] (IF 10.6)
  65. 65. Roderfeld M, Rath T, Voswinckel R, Dierkes C, Dietrich H, Zahner D, Graf J, Roeb E. Bone marrow transplantation demonstrates medullar origin of CD34+ fibrocytes and ameliorates hepatic fibrosis in Abcb4-/- mice. Hepatology 51: 267-276, 2010 (IF 10.9)
  66. 66. Roempp A, Guenther S, Schober Y, Schulz O, Takats Z, Kummer W, Spengler B. Histology and histopathology by mass spectrometry: Label-free tissue characterization obtained from high accuracy bioanalytical imaging. Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 49: 3834-3838, 2010 (IF 12.7)
  67. 67. Sachs UJ, Wasel W, Bayat B, Bohle RM, Hattar K, Berghöfer H, Reil A, Bux J, Bein G, Santoso S, Weissmann N. Mechanism of transfusion-related acute lung injuryinduced by HLA class II antibodies. Blood 117: 669-677, 2011 (IF 10.6)
  68. 68. Sassmann A, Gier B, Gröne HJ, Drews G, Offermanns S, Wettschureck N. The Gq/G11-mediated signaling pathway is critical for autocrine potentiation of insulin secretion. J Clin Invest 120: 2184-2193, 2010 (IF 14.2)
  69. 69. Schlereth K, Beinoraviciute-Kellner R, Zeitlinger MK, Bretz AC, Sauer M, Charles JP, Vogiatzi F, Leich E, Samans B, Eilers M, Kisker C, Rosenwald A, Stiewe T. DNA binding cooperativity of p53 modulates the decision between cell-cycle arrest and apoptosis. Mol Cell 38: 356-368, 2010 (IF 14,2)
  70. 70. Schmidt N, Gonzales E, Visekruna A, Kühl A, Loddenkemper C, Mollenkopf H, Kaufmann SHE, Steinhoff U, Joeris, T. Targeting the proteasome: Partial inhibition of the proteasome by bortezomib or deletion of the immunosubunit LMP7 attenuates experimental colitis. Gut 59: 896-906, 2010 (IF 10.6)
  71. 71. Seimetz M, Parajuli N, Pichl A, Veit F, Kwapiszewska G, Weisel FC, Milger K, Egemnazarov B, Turowska A, Fuchs B, Nikam S, Roth M, Sydykov A, Medebach T, Klepetko W, Jaksch P, Dumitrascu R, Garn H, Voswinckel R, Kostin S, Seeger W, Schermuly RT, Grimminger F, Ghofrani HA, Weissmann N. Inducible NOS inhibition reverses tobacco-smoke-induced emphysema and pulmonary hypertension in mice. Cell 147: 293-305, 2011 (IF 32.4)
  72. 72. Sharma CM, Hoffmann S, Darfeuille F, Reignier J, Findeiß S, Sittka A, Chabas S, Reiche K, Hackermüller J, Reinhardt R, Stadler PF, Vogel J. The primary transcriptome of the major human pathogen Helicobacter pylori. Nature 464: 250-255, 2010 (IF 36.1)
  73. 73. Shetty S, Bhandary YP, Gyetko MR, Cines DB, Idell S, Ruppert C, Guenther A, Abraham E, Shetty RS. Induction of Tissue Factor by Urokinase in Lung Epithelial Cells and in the Lungs. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 181: 1355, 2010 (IF 10.2)
  74. 74. Smyth JW, Hong T-T, Gao D, Vogan J, Jensen BC, Fong TS, Simpson PC, Stainier DYR, Chi NC, Shaw RM. Limited forward trafficking of Connexin43 reduces cell-cell coupling in stressed myocardium.  J Clin Invest 120: 266-279, 2010 (IF 14.2)
  75. 75. Sonar SS, Hsu YM, Conrad ML, Majeau GR, Kilic A, Garber E, Gao Y, Nwankwo C, Willer G, Dudda JC, Kim H, Bailly V, Pagenstecher A, Rennert PD, Renz H. Antagonism of TIM-1 blocks the development of disease in a humanized mouse model of allergic asthma. J Clin Invest 120: 2767-2781, 2010 (IF 14.2)
  76. 76. Spragg R*, Taut F*, Lewis J, Schenk P, Ruppert C, Dean N, Krell K, Karabinis A, Guenther A. Recombinant surfactant protein C based surfactant for patients with severe direct lung injury. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 183: 1055, 2011 (IF 10.2)
  77. 77. Staudt D, Stainier DYR. Uncovering the Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms of Heart Development with the Zebrafish. Annu Rev Genet. In press 2012 (IF 21.8)
  78. 78. Szardien S, Nef HM, Voss S, Troidl C, Liebetrau C, Hoffmann J, Rauch M, Mayer K, Kimmich K, Rolf A, Rixe J, Troidl K, Kojonazarov B, Schermuly RT, Kostin S, Elsässer A, Hamm CW, Möllmann H. Regression of cardiac hypertrophy by granulocyte colony-stimulating factor-stimulated interleukin-1β synthesis. Eur Heart J 33: 595-605, 2012 (IF 10.1)
  79. 79. Teichler S, Illmer T, Roemhild J, Ovcharenko D, Stiewe T., Neubauer A. MicroRNA29a regulates the expression of the nuclear oncogene Ski. Blood 118: 1899-18902, 2011 (IF 10.6)
  80. 80. Ten Freyhaus H, Dagnell M, Leuchs M, Vantler M, Berghausen E, Caglayan E, Weissmann N, Dahal BK, Schermuly RT, Ostman A, Kappert K, Rosenkranz S. Hypoxia Enhances PDGF Signaling in the Pulmonary Vasculature by Downregulation of Protein Tyrosine Phosphatases. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 183: 1092-1102, 2010 (IF 10.2)
  81. 81. Vadász I, Dada LA, Maltais F. Lord of the RING: Ubiquitination and directed degradation of skeletal muscle in acute lung injury. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 185: 795-796, 2012 (IF 10.2)
  82. 82. Vadász I, Sznajder JI. Update on acute lung injury and critical care 2010. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 183: 1147-1152, 2011 (IF 10.2)
  83. 83. Vogelmeier C, Hederer B, Glaab T, Schmidt H, Rutten-van Molken MP, Beeh KM, Rabe KF, Fabbri LM. Tiotropium versus salmeterol for the prevention of exacerbations of COPD. New Eng J Med 364: 1093-1103, 2011 (IF 53.5)
  84. 84. Volckaert T, Dill E, Campbell A, Tiozzo C, Majka S, Bellusci S, De Langhe SP. Parabronchial smooth muscle constitutes an airway epithelial stem cell niche in the mouse lung after injury. J Clin Invest 121: 4409-4419, 2011 (IF 14.2)
  85. 85. von Brühl ML, […], Preissner KT, […], Massberg S. Monocytes, neutrophils, and platelets cooperate to initiate and propagate venous thrombosis in mice in vivo. J Exp Med 209:819-835, 2012  (IF 14.8)
  86. 86. Wang L, Guo DC, Cao J, Gong L, Kamm KE, Regalado E, Li L, Shete S, He WQ, Zhu MS, Offermanns S, Gilchrist D, Elefteriades J, Stull JT & Milewicz DM. Mutations in myosin light chain kinase cause familial aortic dissections. Am J Hum Genet 87: 701-707, 2010 (IF 11.7)
  87. 87. Weissmann N, Sydykov A, Kalwa H, Storch U, Fuchs B, Mederos y Schnitzler M, Brandes RP, Grimminger F, Meissner M, Freichel M, Offermanns S, Veit F, Pak O, Krause KH, Schermuly RT, Brewer AC, Schmidt HH, Seeger W, Shah AM, Gudermann T, Ghofrani HA, Dietrich A. Activation of TRPC6 channels is essential for lung ischaemia-reperfusion induced oedema in mice. Nat Commun 3: 649, 2012 (IF expected ≥ 10)
  88. 88. Weissmann N. VEGF receptor inhibition as a model of pulmonary hypertension in mice. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 4: 1103-1105, 2011 (IF 10.2)
  89. 89. Wilkins MR, Ali O, Bradlow W, Wharton J, Taegtmeyer A, Rhodes CJ, Ghofrani HA, Howard L, Nihoyannopoulos P, Mohiaddin RH, Gibbs JS, The Sipht Study Group. Simvastatin as a Treatment for Pulmonary Hypertension Trial (SiPHT). Am J Respir Crit Care Med 181: 1106-1113, 2010 (IF 10.2)
  90. 90. Wygrecka M, Kwapiszewska G, Jablonska E, von Gerlach S, Henneke I, Zakrzewicz D, Guenther A, Preissner KT, Markart P. Role of protease-activated receptor-2 in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 183: 1703-1714, 2011 (IF 10.2)
  91. 91. Wygrecka M, Wilhelm J, Jablonska E, Zakrzewicz D, Preissner KT, Seeger W, Guenther A, Markart P. Shedding of low density lipoprotein receptor-related protein-1 in acute respiratory distress syndrome. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 184: 438- 488, 2011 (IF 10.2)
  92. 92. Yildirim AO, Muyal V, John G, Muller B, Seifart C, Kasper M, Fehrenbach H. Palifermin induces alveolar maintenance programs in emphysematous mice. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 181: 705-717, 2010 (IF 10.2)
  93. 93. Yin C, Evason K, Maher J, Stainier DYR. The bHLH Transcription Factor Hand2 Marks Hepatic Stellate Cells in Zebrafish: Analysis of Stellate Cell Entry into the Developing Liver. Hepatology. In press 2012 (IF 10.9)
  94. 94. Yin C, Kikuchi K, Hochgreb T, Poss KD, Stainier DYR. Hand2 regulates extracellular matrix remodeling essential for gut-looping morphogenesis in zebrafish. Dev Cell 18: 973-984, 2010 (IF 13.9)
  95. 95. Ziegler-Heitbrock L, Ancuta P, Crowe S, Dalod M, Grau V, Hart DN, Leenen PJ, Liu YJ, Macpherson G, Randolph GJ, Scherberich J, Schmitz J, Shortman K, Sozzani S, Strobl H, Zembala M, Austyn JM, Lutz MB. Nomenclature of monocytes and dendritic cells in blood. Blood 116: e74, 2010 (IF 10.6)