Lehre und Forschung – Publikationen

Exopolysaccharide-producing Streptococcus thermophilus CRL1190 reduces the inflammatory response caused by Helicobacter pylori.
Marcial G, Villena J, Faller G, Hensel A, de Valdéz GF.
Benef Microbes. 2017 May 30;8(3):451-461. Epub 2017 May 15.

Epigenetic Regulation of CD133 in Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors.
Geddert H, Braun A, Kayser C, Dimmler A, Faller G, Agaimy A, Haller F, Moskalev EA.
Am J Clin Pathol. 2017 May 147(5):515-524.

Molecular analysis of BRAF V600E mutation in multiple nodules of pulmonary Langerhans cell histiocytosis.
Dimmler A, Geddert H, Werner M, Faller G.
Virchows Arch. 2017 Apr 470(4):429-435. Epub 2017 Feb 20.

CD24 Is Not Required for Tumor Initiation and Growth in Murine Breast and Prostate Cancer Models.
Cremers N, Neeb A, Uhle T, Dimmler A, Rothley M, Allgayer H, Fodde R, Sleeman JP, Thiele W.
PLoS One. 2016 Mar 15 11(3):e0151468.

Pattern of TGFbeta receptor 1 expression differs between kras-mutated keratoacanthomas and squamous cell carcinomas of the skin.
Berger F, Geddert H, Faller G, Werner M, Dimmler A.
Pathol Res Pract. 2014 Sep 210(9):596-602. Epub 2014 May 22.

Accumulation of small hyaluronan oligosaccharides in tumour interstitial fluid correlates with lymphatic invasion and lymph node metastasis.
Schmaus A, Klusmeier S, Rothley M, Dimmler A, Sipos B, Faller G, Thiele W, Allgayer H, Hohenberger P, Post S, Sleeman JP.
Br J Cancer. 2014 Jul 29 111(3):559-67. Epub 2014 Jun 17.

Gastric cancer patients less than 50 years of age exhibit significant downregulation of E-cadherin and CDX2 compared to older reference populations.
Schildberg CW, Abba M, Merkel S, Agaimy A, Dimmler A, Schlabrakowski A, Croner R, Leupold JH, Hohenberger W, Allgayer H.
Adv Med Sci. 2014 Mar 59(1):142-6. Epub 2014 Mar 28.

Sensitive and specific detection of EML4-ALK rearrangements in non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) specimens by multiplex amplicon RNA massive parallel sequencing.
Moskalev EA, Frohnauer J, Merkelbach-Bruse S, Schildhaus HU, Dimmler A, Schubert T, Boltze C, König H, Fuchs F, Sirbu H, Rieker RJ, Agaimy A, Hartmann A, Haller F.
Lung Cancer. 2014 Jun 84(3):215-21. Epub 2014 Mar 13.

EGFR, KRAS, BRAF-mutations and microsatellite instability are absent in goblet cell carcinoids of the appendix.
Dimmler A, Geddert H, Faller G.
Pathol Res Pract. 2014 May. Epub 2014 Jan 31. 210(5):274-8.

EGFR, HER2 and HER3 dimerization patterns guide targeted inhibition in two histotypes of esophageal cancer.
Fichter CD, Timme S, Braun JA, Gudernatsch V, Schöpflin A, Bogatyreva L, Geddert H, Faller G, Klimstra D, Tang L, Hauschke D, Werner M, Lassmann S.
Int J Cancer. 2014 Oct 1. Epub 2014 Apr 2. 135(7):1517-30.

Gastrin mediated down regulation of ghrelin and its pathophysiological role in atrophic gastritis.
Rau TT, Sonst A, Rogler A, Burnat G, Neumann H, Oeckl K, Neuhuber W, Dimmler A, Faller G, Brzozowski T, Hartmann A, Konturek PC.
J Physiol Pharmacol. 2013 Dec 64(6):719-25.

Effects of polysaccharide isolated from Streptococcus thermophilus CRL1190 on human gastric epithelial cells.
Marcial G, Messing J, Menchicchi B, Goycoolea FM, Faller G, Graciela Fde V, Hensel A.
Int J Biol Macromol. 2013 Nov 62:217-24. Epub 2013 Aug 30.

COX-2, TFF1, and Src define better prognosis in young patients with gastric cancer.
Schildberg C, Abbas M, Merkel S, Agaimy A, Dimmler A, Schlabrakowski A, Croner R, Leupolt J, Hohenberger W, Allgayer H.
J Surg Oncol. 2013 Nov 108(6):409-13. Epub 2013 Aug 23.

Delphinidin is a novel inhibitor of lymphangiogenesis but promotes mammary tumor growth and metastasis formation in syngeneic experimental rats.
Thiele W, Rothley M, Teller N, Jung N, Bulat B, Plaumann D, Vanderheiden S, Schmaus A, Cremers N, Göppert B, Dimmler A, Eschbach V, Quagliata L, Thaler S, Marko D, Bräse S, Sleeman JP.
Carcinogenesis. 2013 Dec 34(12):2804-13. Epub 2013 Aug 23.

STAT3 expression, activity and functional consequences of STAT3 inhibition in esophageal squamous cell carcinomas and Barrett's adenocarcinomas.
Timme S, Ihde S, Fichter CD, Waehle V, Bogatyreva L, Atanasov K, Kohler I, Schöpflin A, Geddert H, Faller G, Klimstra D, Tang L, Reinheckel T, Hauschke D, Busch H, Boerries M, Werner M, Lassmann S.
Oncogene. 2014 Jun 19 33(25):3256-66. Epub 2013 Aug 5.

[Maxillary ameloblastoma extending into the sinonasal tract].
Geddert H, Runge S, Werner U, Walendzik H, Dimmler A.
Pathologe. 2013 Jul 34(4):335-7.

Overexpression of SERBP1 (Plasminogen activator inhibitor 1 RNA binding protein) in human breast cancer is correlated with favourable prognosis.
Serce NB, Boesl A, Klaman I, von Serényi S, Noetzel E, Press MF, Dimmler A, Hartmann A, Sehouli J, Knuechel R, Beckmann MW, Fasching PA, Dahl E.
BMC Cancer. 2012 Dec 13;12:597.

Prognostic molecular markers and neoadjuvant therapy response in anthracycline-treated breast cancer patients.
Wachter DL, Fasching PA, Haeberle L, Schulz-Wendtland R, Dimmler A, Koscheck T, Renner SP, Lux MP, Beckmann MW, Hartmann A, Rauh C, Schrauder MG.
Arch Gynecol Obstet. 2013 Feb 287(2):337-44. Epub 2012 Sep 6.

Methylation-dependent activation of CDX1 through NF-κB: a link from inflammation to intestinal metaplasia in the human stomach.
Rau TT, Rogler A, Frischauf M, Jung A, Konturek PC, Dimmler A, Faller G, Sehnert B, El-Rifai W, Hartmann A, Voll RE, Schneider-Stock R.
Am J Pathol. 2012 Aug 181(2):487-98. Epub 2012 Jun 27.

[Jaundice and pancreatic mass: typical clinical presentation of a rare disease].
Matheiowetz P, Siegel E, Faller G.
Dtsch Med Wochenschr. 2012 Jan 137(3):74-7.

Ki67, chemotherapy response, and prognosis in breast cancer patients receiving neoadjuvant treatment.
Fasching PA, Heusinger K, Haeberle L, Niklos M, Hein A, Bayer CM, Rauh C, Schulz-Wendtland R, Bani MR, Schrauder M, Kahmann L, Lux MP, Strehl JD, Hartmann A, Dimmler A, Beckmann MW, Wachter DL.
BMC Cancer. 2011 Nov 14 11:486

The ZEB1/miR-200 feedback loop controls Notch signalling in cancer cells.
Brabletz S, Bajdak K, Meidhof S, Burk U, Niedermann G, Firat E, Wellner U, Dimmler A, Faller G, Schubert J, Brabletz T.
EMBO J. 2011 Feb 16;30(4):770-82. Epub 2011 Jan 11.

NEK1 mutations cause short-rib polydactyly syndrome type majewski.
Thiel C, Kessler K, Giessl A, Dimmler A, Shalev SA, von der Haar S, Zenker M, Zahnleiter D, Stöss H, Beinder E, Abou Jamra R, Ekici AB, Schröder-Kress N, Aigner T, Kirchner T, Reis A, Brandstätter JH, Rauch A.
Am J Hum Genet. 2011 Jan 7;88(1):106-14.

[Histopathological diagnosis and differential diagnosis of colorectal serrated polys: findings of a consensus conference of the working group "gastroenterological pathology of the German Society of Pathology"].
Baretton GB, Autschbach F, Baldus S, Bläker H, Faller G, Koch HK, Langner C, Lüttges J, Neid M, Schirmacher P, Tannapfel A, Vieth M, Aust DE.
Pathologe. 2011 Feb;32(1):76-82.

Comparability of microarray data between amplified and non amplified RNA in colorectal carcinoma.
Croner RS, Lausen B, Schellerer V, Zeittraeger I, Wein A, Schildberg C, Papadopoulos T, Dimmler A, Hahn EG, Hohenberger W, Brueckl WM.
J Biomed Biotechnol. 2009;2009:837170. Epub 2009 Oct 11.

Stromal regulatory T-cells are associated with a favourable prognosis in gastric cancer of the cardia.
Haas M, Dimmler A, Hohenberger W, Grabenbauer GG, Niedobitek G, Distel LV.
BMC Gastroenterol. 2009 Sep 4;9:65.

Malignant progression of invasive tumour cells seen in hypoxia present an accumulation of beta-catenin in the nucleus at the tumour front.
Demir R, Dimmler A, Naschberger E, Demir I, Papadopoulos T, Melling N, Sturzl M, Hohenberger W.
Exp Mol Pathol. 2009 Oct;87(2):109-16. Epub 2009 May 28.

Differences in the gene expression profile of matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs) and their inhibitors (TIMPs) in primary colorectal tumors and their synchronous liver metastases.
Gentner B, Wein A, Croner RS, Zeittraeger I, Wirtz RM, Roedel F, Dimmler A, Dorlaque L, Hohenberger W, Hahn EG, Brueckl WM.
Anticancer Res. 2009 Jan;29(1):67-74.

[Dual-source CT: in vitro characterization of gallstones using dual energy analysis].
Voit H, Krauss B, Heinrich MC, Dimmler A, Adamitz B, Hinkmann FM, Uder M, Kuettner A.
Rofo. 2009 Apr;181(4):367-73. Epub 2009 Mar 16.

Hypoxia generates a more invasive phenotype of tumour cells: an in vivo experimental setup based on the chorioallantoic membrane.
Demir R, Naschberger L, Demir I, Melling N, Dimmler A, Papadopoulus T, Sturzl M, Klein P, Hohenberger W.
Pathol Oncol Res. 2009 Sep;15(3):417-22. Epub .

Adenomatoid tumor of the adrenal gland mimicking an echinococcus cyst of the liver--a case report.
Hoffmann M, Yedibela S, Dimmler A, Hohenberger W, Meyer T.
Int J Surg. 2008 Dec;6(6):485-7. Epub 2006 Aug 14. No abstract available.

Angiostatic immune reaction in colorectal carcinoma: Impact on survival and perspectives for antiangiogenic therapy.
Naschberger E, Croner RS, Merkel S, Dimmler A, Tripal P, Amann KU, Kremmer E, Brueckl WM, Papadopoulos T, Hohenadl C, Hohenberger W, Stürzl M.
Int J Cancer. 2008 Nov 1;123(9):2120-9.

The ubiquitin-like molecule interferon-stimulated gene 15 (ISG15) is a potential prognostic marker in human breast cancer.
Bektas N, Noetzel E, Veeck J, Press MF, Kristiansen G, Naami A, Hartmann A, Dimmler A, Beckmann MW, Knüchel R, Fasching PA, Dahl E.
Breast Cancer Res. 2008;10(4):R58. Epub 2008 Jul 15.

[Recurrent and metastasizing atypical fibroxanthoma].
Koch M, Dimmler A, Alexiou C.
HNO. 2008 Oct;56(10):1046-51.

The transcriptional repressor ZEB1 promotes metastasis and loss of cell polarity in cancer.
Spaderna S, Schmalhofer O, Wahlbuhl M, Dimmler A, Bauer K, Sultan A, Hlubek F, Jung A, Strand D, Eger A, Kirchner T, Behrens J, Brabletz T.
Cancer Res. 2008 Jan 15;68(2):537-44.

[Hepaticolithiasis. Rare benign disease of the intrahepatic bile ducts].
Knorr C, Dimmler A, Hohenberger W.
Chirurg. 2008 May;79(5):481-5.

TGF-beta receptor 2 downregulation in tumour-associated stroma worsens prognosis and high-grade tumours show more tumour-associated macrophages and lower TGF-beta1 expression in colon carcinoma: a retrospective study.
Bacman D, Merkel S, Croner R, Papadopoulos T, Brueckl W, Dimmler A.
BMC Cancer. 2007 Aug 10;7:156.

[Pasqualini's syndrome].
Zugor V, Dimmler A, Schrott KM, Schott GE.
Aktuelle Urol. 2007 Jul;38(4):320-3.

Localised massive tumourous xanthomatosis of the small intestine.
Melling N, Bruder E, Dimmler A, Hohenberger W, Aigner T.
Int J Colorectal Dis. 2007 Nov;22(11):1401-4. Epub 2007 Jul 5.

Sentinel lymph node biopsy in colon cancer: a prospective multicenter trial.
Bembenek AE, Rosenberg R, Wagler E, Gretschel S, Sendler A, Siewert JR, Nährig J, Witzigmann H, Hauss J, Knorr C, Dimmler A, Gröne J, Buhr HJ, Haier J, Herbst H, Tepel J, Siphos B, Kleespies A, Koenigsrainer A, Stoecklein NH, Horstmann O, Grützmann R, Imdahl A, Svoboda D, Wittekind C, Schneider W, Wernecke KD, Schlag PM.
Ann Surg. 2007 Jun;245(6):858-63.

An extract of Pelargonium sidoides (EPs 7630) inhibits in situ adhesion of Helicobacter pylori to human stomach.
Wittschier N, Faller G, Hensel A.
Phytomedicine. 2007 Apr;14(4):285-8. Epub 2007 Mar 9.

Expression of HIF-1 alpha in irradiated tissue is altered by topical negative-pressure therapy.
Grimm A, Dimmler A, Stange S, Labanaris A, Sauer R, Grabenbauer G, Horch RE.
Strahlenther Onkol. 2007 Mar;183(3):144-9.

Hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemoperfusion (HIPEC) decrease wound strength of colonic anastomosis in a rat model.
Pelz JO, Doerfer J, Decker M, Dimmler A, Hohenberger W, Meyer T.
Int J Colorectal Dis. 2007 Aug;22(8):941-7. Epub 2007 Jan 24.

Löffler endocarditis without peripheral eosinophilia.
Wasmeier GH, Ropers D, Dimmler A, Fischlein T, Daniel WG.
Clin Res Cardiol. 2007 Mar;96(3):186-8. Epub 2007 Jan 22. No abstract available.

Analysis of glomerular VEGF mRNA and protein expression in murine mesangioproliferative glomerulonephritis.
Haas CS, Câmpean V, Kuhlmann A, Dimmler A, Reulbach U, Forster C, Aigner T, Acker T, Plate K, Amann K.
Virchows Arch. 2007 Jan;450(1):81-92. Epub 2006 Nov 22.

Contrast enhanced sonography of the gallbladder: a tool in the diagnosis of cholecystitis?
Adamietz B, Wenkel E, Uder M, Meyer T, Schneider I, Dimmler A, Bautz W, Janka R.
Eur J Radiol. 2007 Feb;61(2):262-6. Epub 2006 Oct 30.

[Congenital cystic juvenile granulosa cell tumor of the testes. Scrotal space-occupying lesion in a male neonate].
Zugor V, Dimmler A, Engehausen DG, Schott GE.
Urologe A. 2006 Oct;45(10):1312-5.

Histological response of peritoneal carcinomatosis after hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemoperfusion (HIPEC) in experimental investigations.
Pelz JO, Doerfer J, Dimmler A, Hohenberger W, Meyer T.
BMC Cancer. 2006 Jun 22;6:162.

Comparison of two freezing protocols in an open freezing system for cryopreservation of rat ovarian tissue.
Maltaris T, Dimmler A, Müller A, Hoffmann I, Beckmann MW, Dittrich R.
J Obstet Gynaecol Res. 2006 Jun;32(3):273-9.

[Long-term experiences in the therapy of esthesioneuroblastoma].
Koch M, Constantinidis J, Dimmler A, Strauss C, Iro H.
Laryngorhinootologie. 2006 Oct;85(10):723-30. Epub 2006 May 2.

Successful uterus cryopreservation in an animal model.
Dittrich R, Maltaris T, Mueller A, Dimmler A, Hoffmann I, Kiesewetter F, Beckmann MW.
Horm Metab Res. 2006 Mar;38(3):141-5.

[Solitary fibrous tumor in the tongue: case report and review of the literature].
Nkenke E, Fenner M, Lell M, Vairaktaris E, Neukam FW, Faller G.
HNO. 2007 Apr;55(4):287-92. Review.

Evaluation of sensitivity and inter- and intra-observer variability in the detection of intestinal metaplasia and dysplasia in Barrett's esophagus with enhanced magnification endoscopy.
Mayinger B, Oezturk Y, Stolte M, Faller G, Benninger J, Schwab D, Maiss J, Hahn EG, Muehldorfer S.
Scand J Gastroenterol. 2006 Mar;41(3):349-56.

Sole treatment of lichen planus-associated esophageal stenosis with injection of corticosteroids.
Reissmann A, Hahn EG, Faller G, Herold C, Schwab D.
Gastrointest Endosc. 2006 Jan;63(1):168-9. No abstract available.

Sperm protein 17 expression defines 2 subsets of primary esthesioneuroblastoma.
Bumm K, Grizzi F, Franceschini B, Koch M, Iro H, Wurm J, Ceva-Grimaldi G, Dimmler A, Cobos E, Dioguardi N, Sinha UK, Kast WM, Chiriva-Internati M.
Hum Pathol. 2005 Dec;36(12):1289-93.

Development of sex cord stromal tumors after heterotopic transplantation of cryopreserved ovarian tissue in rats.
Mueller A, Maltaris T, Dimmler A, Hoffmann I, Beckmann MW, Dittrich R.
Anticancer Res. 2005 Nov-Dec;25(6B):4107-11. Erratum in: Anticancer Res. 2006 Jan-Feb;26(1a):445.

Role of insulin in the progression of ovarian sex cord stromal tumors in rats.
Dragonas C, Mueller A, Maltaris T, Kraemer P, Dimmler A, Jaeger W, Beckmann MW, Dittrich R.
J Cancer Res Clin Oncol. 2005 Nov;131(11):751-7. Epub 2005 Nov 1.

Low-grade intraepithelial neoplasia of Brunner's gland.
Faller G, Kirchner T.
Histopathology. 2005 Jul;47(1):118-9. No abstract available.

Different capabilities of morphological pattern formation and its association with the expression of differentiation markers in a xenograft model of human pancreatic cancer cell lines.
Neureiter D, Zopf S, Dimmler A, Stintzing S, Hahn EG, Kirchner T, Herold C, Ocker M.
Pancreatology. 2005;5(4-5):387-97. Epub 2005 Jun 23.

The use of an open-freezing system with self-seeding for cryopreservation of mouse ovarian tissue.
Maltaris T, Dimmler A, Müller A, Binder H, Hoffmann I, Kohl J, Siebzehnrübl E, Beckmann MW, Dittrich R.
Reprod Domest Anim. 2005 Jun;40(3):250-4.

The impact of immunological parameters on the development of phantom pain after major amputation.
Stremmel C, Horn C, Eder S, Dimmler A, Lang W.
Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 2005 Jul;30(1):79-82.

Aberrant expression of TTF-1 and forkhead factor HFH-4 in atrophic gastritis and ciliated metaplasia suggests gastric broncho-pulmonary transdetermination.
Rau T, Dimmler A, Häfner M, Brabletz T, Kirchner T, Faller G.
J Pathol. 2005 Aug;206(4):383-7.

[Late metastasis of granulosa cell tumor in a 74-year-old patient].
Heide R, Faller G, Hänsler J, Hahn EG, Wiest GH.
Med Klin (Munich). 2005 Apr 15;100(4):226-7. No abstract available.

Prediction of lymph node metastasis in colorectal carcinoma by expressionof chemokine receptor CCR7.
Günther K, Leier J, Henning G, Dimmler A, Weissbach R, Hohenberger W, Förster R.
Int J Cancer. 2005 Sep 20;116(5):726-33.

Long-term acid suppression by omeprazole in gastro-oesophageal reflux disease patients does not lead to anti-gastric autoantibody production.
Bergman MP, Klinkenberg-Knol EC, Faller G, Aar A, Lakhai W, Vandenbroucke-Grauls CM, Kuipers EJ, Appelmelk BJ.
Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2005 Apr 15;21(8):977-83.

Inverse correlation of maturity and antibacterial activity in human dendritic cells.
Buettner M, Meinken C, Bastian M, Bhat R, Stössel E, Faller G, Cianciolo G, Ficker J, Wagner M, Röllinghoff M, Stenger S.
J Immunol. 2005 Apr 1;174(7):4203-9.

Neoadjuvant chemotherapy does not increase postoperative complication rate after resection of colorectal liver metastases.
Yedibela S, Elad L, Wein A, Dimmler A, Merkel S, Hohenberger W, Meyer T.
Eur J Surg Oncol. 2005 Mar;31(2):141-6.

Immunological and morphogenic basis of gastric mucosa atrophy and metaplasia.
Faller G, Kirchner T.
Virchows Arch. 2005 Jan;446(1):1-9. Epub 2004 Dec 4. Review.

Down-regulation of the homeodomain factor Cdx2 in colorectal cancer by collagen type I: an active role for the tumor environment in malignant tumor progression.
Brabletz T, Spaderna S, Kolb J, Hlubek F, Faller G, Bruns CJ, Jung A, Nentwich J, Duluc I, Domon-Dell C, Kirchner T, Freund JN.
Cancer Res. 2004 Oct 1;64(19):6973-7.

The impact of surgery and mild hyperthermia on tumor response and angioneogenesis of malignant melanoma in a rat perfusion model.
Pelz J, Mollwitz M, Stremmel C, Goehl J, Dimmler A, Hohenberger W, Meyer T.
BMC Cancer. 2004 Aug 23;4:53.

Evidence for acid-induced loss of Cdx2 expression in duodenal gastric metaplasia.
Faller G, Dimmler A, Rau T, Spaderna S, Hlubek F, Jung A, Kirchner T, Brabletz T.
J Pathol. 2004 Aug;203(4):904-8.

High molecular weight polysaccharides from black currant seeds inhibit adhesion of Helicobacter pylori to human gastric mucosa.
Lengsfeld C, Deters A, Faller G, Hensel A.
Planta Med. 2004 Jul;70(7):620-6.

Immunohistochemical characterization of putative primary afferent (sensory) myenteric neurons in human small intestine.
Brehmer A, Croner R, Dimmler A, Papadopoulos T, Schrödl F, Neuhuber W.
Auton Neurosci. 2004 May 31;112(1-2):49-59.

Images in cardiovascular medicine. Giant true aneurysms of saphenous vein bypass grafts: a rare cause of tumor-like mediastinal masses.
Ropers D, Kuhlmann A, Weyand M, Faller G, Flachskampf FA, Daniel WG, Baum U, Anders K, Achenbach S, Ludwig J, Garlichs CD.
Circulation. 2004 Jun 29;109(25):e322-3. No abstract available.

Primary signet-ring cell carcinoma of the colorectum.
Bittorf B, Merkel S, Matzel KE, Wein A, Dimmler A, Hohenberger W.
Langenbecks Arch Surg. 2004 Jun;389(3):178-83. Epub 2004 May 14.

Helicobacter pylori associated antigastric autoantibodies: role in Sjögren's syndrome gastritis.
Sorrentino D, Faller G, DeVita S, Avellini C, Labombarda A, Ferraccioli G, Kahlow-Toussaint S.
Helicobacter. 2004 Feb;9(1):46-53.

Glycosylated compounds from okra inhibit adhesion of Helicobacter pylori to human gastric mucosa.
Lengsfeld C, Titgemeyer F, Faller G, Hensel A.
J Agric Food Chem. 2004 Mar 24;52(6):1495-503.

Quantification of aortic valve calcification with electron beam tomography: a histomorphometric validation study.
Pohle K, Dimmler A, Feyerer R, Feger S, Ropers D, Daniel WG, Achenbach S.
Invest Radiol. 2004 Apr;39(4):230-4.

Beta-catenin up-regulates the expression of the urokinase plasminogen activator in human colorectal tumors.
Hiendlmeyer E, Regus S, Wassermann S, Hlubek F, Haynl A, Dimmler A, Koch C, Knoll C, van Beest M, Reuning U, Brabletz T, Kirchner T, Jung A.
Cancer Res. 2004 Feb 15;64(4):1209-14.

Systemic Th1 immunization of mice against Helicobacter pylori infection with CpG oligodeoxynucleotides as adjuvants does not protect from infection but enhances gastritis.
Sommer F, Wilken H, Faller G, Lohoff M.
Infect Immun. 2004 Feb;72(2):1029-35.

Transcription of sonic hedgehog, a potential factor for gastric morphogenesis and gastric mucosa maintenance, is up-regulated in acidic conditions.
Dimmler A, Brabletz T, Hlubek F, Häfner M, Rau T, Kirchner T, Faller G.
Lab Invest. 2003 Dec;83(12):1829-37.

Gastric PDX-1 expression in pancreatic metaplasia and endocrine cell hyperplasia in atrophic corpus gastritis.
Buettner M, Dimmler A, Magener A, Brabletz T, Stolte M, Kirchner T, Faller G.
Mod Pathol. 2004 Jan;17(1):56-61.

Chondrogenic differentiation of mesenchymal progenitor cells encapsulated in ultrahigh-viscosity alginate.
Steinert A, Weber M, Dimmler A, Julius C, Schütze N, Nöth U, Cramer H, Eulert J, Zimmermann U, Hendrich C.
J Orthop Res. 2003 Nov;21(6):1090-7.

Barrett's oesophagus: time for consensus.
Faller G, Stolte M.
Virchows Arch. 2003 Nov;443(5):595-6. Epub 2003 Oct 9. No abstract available.

Histopathological diagnosis of Barrett's mucosa and associated neoplasias: results of a consensus conference of the Working Group for Gastroenterological Pathology of the German Society for Pathology on 22 September 2001 in Erlangen.
Faller G, Borchard F, Ell C, Seitz G, Stolte M, Walch A, Rüschoff J; Working Group for Gastroenterological Pathology of the German Society for Pathology.
Virchows Arch. 2003 Nov;443(5):597-601. Epub 2003 Sep 24. Review.

P27 does not predict histopathological response to radiochemotherapy in rectal cancer.
Günther K, Dimmler A, Rödel F, Reulbach U, Merkel S, Bittorf BR, Matzel KE, Papadopoulos T, Hohenberger W, Sauer R, Rödel C.
J Surg Res. 2003 Aug;113(2):179-88.

[Angiomyolipoma of the colon - case report and review of the literature].
Pelz J, Weber K, Göhl J, Dimmler A, Hohenberger W.
Z Gastroenterol. 2003 Aug;41(8):715-8.

Late pulmonary metastasis in uterine PEComa.
Dimmler A, Seitz G, Hohenberger W, Kirchner T, Faller G.
J Clin Pathol. 2003 Aug;56(8):627-8.

Angiogenesis and dendritic cell density are not correlated with metachronous distant metastasis in curatively operated rectal cancer.
Günther K, Radkow T, Reymond MA, Pflüger R, Dimmler A, Hohenberger W, Papadopoulos T.
Int J Colorectal Dis. 2003 Jul;18(4):300-8. Epub 2003 Feb 8.

Laser capture microdissection and real-time PCR for analysis of glomerular endothelin-1 gene expression in mesangiolysis of rat anti-Thy 1.1 and murine Habu Snake Venom glomerulonephritis.
Dimmler A, Haas CS, Cho S, Hattler M, Forster C, Peters H, Schöcklmann HO, Amann K.
Diagn Mol Pathol. 2003 Jun;12(2):108-17.

Detection of Chlamydia pneumoniae but not of Helicobacter pylori in symptomatic atherosclerotic carotids associated with enhanced serum antibodies, inflammation and apoptosis rate.
Neureiter D, Heuschmann P, Stintzing S, Kolominsky-Rabas P, Barbera L, Jung A, Ocker M, Maass M, Faller G, Kirchner T.
Atherosclerosis. 2003 May;168(1):153-62.

[Histopathological diagnosis of Barrett's mucosa and associated neoplasias. Results of a consensus conference of the Working Group for "Gastroenterological Pathology of the German Society for Pathology" on 22 September 2001].
Faller G, Berndt R, Borchard F, Ell C, Fuchs KH, Geddert H, Gossner L, Günther T, Kirchner T, Koch HK, Langner C, Lüttges J, May A, Müller S, Oberhuber G, Seitz G, Stolte M, Tannapfel A, Vieth M, Walch A, Rüschoff J; Working Group for Gastroenterological Pathology, German Society for Pathology.
Pathologe. 2003 Feb;24(1):9-14. Epub 2003 Jan 15.

Colonization of C57BL/6J and BALB/c wild-type and knockout mice with Helicobacter pylori: effect of vaccination and implications for innate and acquired immunity.
Panthel K, Faller G, Haas R.
Infect Immun. 2003 Feb;71(2):794-800.

Role of the alpAB proteins and lipopolysaccharide in adhesion of Helicobacter pylori to human gastric tissue.
Odenbreit S, Faller G, Haas R.
Int J Med Microbiol. 2002 Sep;292(3-4):247-56.

Generation and characterization of human monoclonal scFv antibodies against Helicobacter pylori antigens.
Reiche N, Jung A, Brabletz T, Vater T, Kirchner T, Faller G.
Infect Immun. 2002 Aug;70(8):4158-64.

Formation of cartilage matrix proteins by BMP-transfected murine mesenchymal stem cells encapsulated in a novel class of alginates.
Weber M, Steinert A, Jork A, Dimmler A, Thürmer F, Schütze N, Hendrich C, Zimmerman U.
Biomaterials. 2002 May;23(9):2003-13.

[Standardized testing of skeletal implant surfaces with an osteoblast cell culture system. IV. Specific gene expression during differentiation].
Merklein F, Dimmler A, Steinert A, Schütze N, Nöth U, Papadopoulos T, Eulert J, Thull R, Hendrich C.
Biomed Tech (Berl). 2002 Jan-Feb;47(1-2):26-31

Prevalence and specificity of antigastric autoantibodies in adolescents infected with Helicobacter pylori.
Faller G, Keller KM, Claeys D, Buderus S, Kühlwein D, Reiche N, Kirchner T.
J Pediatr. 2002 Jan;140(1):68-74.

In the European population HLA-class II genes are not associated with Helicobacter pylori infection.
Kunstmann E, Hardt C, Treitz H, Suerbaum S, Faller G, Peitz U, Schmiegel W, Epplen JT.
Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2002 Jan;14(1):49-53.

LOH analyses in the region of the putative tumour suppressor gene C13 on chromosome 13q13.
Fiedler U, Ehlers W, Meye A, Füssel S, Faller G, Schmidt U, Wirth MP.
Anticancer Res. 2001 Jul-Aug;21(4A):2341-50.

[Angiogenesis and density of dendritic cells do not correlate with metachronous distant metastases after curative surgery of rectal carcinoma].
Günther K, Radkow T, Reymond MA, Pflüger R, Dimmler A, Hohenberger W, Papadopoulos T.
Chirurg. 2001 Oct;72(10):1144-53.

Transcription of cytokeratins 8, 18, and 19 in bone marrow and limited expression of cytokeratins 7 and 20 by carcinoma cells: inherent limitations for RT-PCR in the detection of isolated tumor cells.
Dimmler A, Gerhards R, Betz C, Günther K, Reingruber B, Horbach T, Baumann I, Kirchner T, Hohenberger W, Papadopoulos T.
Lab Invest. 2001 Oct;81(10):1351-61.

Association between infection with Helicobacter pylori and Chlamydia pneumoniae and risk of ischemic stroke subtypes: Results from a population-based case-control study.
Heuschmann PU, Neureiter D, Gesslein M, Craiovan B, Maass M, Faller G, Beck G, Neundoerfer B, Kolominsky-Rabas PL.
Stroke. 2001 Oct;32(10):2253-8.

Identification of a novel gene on chromosome 13 between BRCA-2 and RB-1.
Schmidt U, Fiedler U, Pilarsky CP, Ehlers W, Füssel S, Haase M, Faller G, Sauter G, Wirth MP.
Prostate. 2001 May 1;47(2):91-101.

[Helicobacter pylori and antigastric autoimmunity].
Faller G, Kirchner T.
Pathologe. 2001 Jan;22(1):25-30. Review.

Lack of gastritis and of an adaptive immune response in interferon regulatory factor-1-deficient mice infected with Helicobacter pylori.
Sommer F, Faller G, Röllinghoff M, Kirchner T, Mak TW, Lohoff M.
Eur J Immunol. 2001 Feb;31(2):396-402.

Mucosal production of antigastric autoantibodies in Helicobacter pylori gastritis.
Faller G, Ruff S, Reiche N, Hochberger J, Hahn EG, Kirchner T.
Helicobacter. 2000 Sep;5(3):129-34.

Significant increase in antigastric autoantibodies in a long-term follow-up study of H. pylori gastritis.
Vorobjova T, Faller G, Maaroos HI, Sipponen P, Villako K, Uibo R, Kirchner T.
Virchows Arch. 2000 Jul;437(1):37-45.

[Hypereosinophilia with myocardial involvement due to toxocariasis. Diagnosis of regional myocardial perfusion abnormalities by pulsed tissue Doppler echocardiography].
Thomas K, Nixdorff U, Manger B, Geiler T, Lorenz HM, Faller G, Moshage W.
Med Klin (Munich). 2000 Mar 15;95(3):163-7. Review.

Rapid and specific detection of Helicobacter pylori macrolide resistance in gastric tissue by fluorescent in situ hybridisation.
Trebesius K, Panthel K, Strobel S, Vogt K, Faller G, Kirchner T, Kist M, Heesemann J, Haas R.
Gut. 2000 May;46(5):608-14.

Lewis X structures in the O antigen side-chain promote adhesion of Helicobacter pylori to the gastric epithelium.
Edwards NJ, Monteiro MA, Faller G, Walsh EJ, Moran AP, Roberts IS, High NJ.
Mol Microbiol. 2000 Mar;35(6):1530-9.

Role of antigastric autoantibodies in chronic Helicobacter pylori infection.
Faller G, Kirchner T.
Microsc Res Tech. 2000 Mar 15;48(6):321-6. Review.

Expression of nuclear beta-catenin and c-myc is correlated with tumor size but not with proliferative activity of colorectal adenomas.
Brabletz T, Herrmann K, Jung A, Faller G, Kirchner T.

[Gastrointestinal hemorrhage in a 22-year-old patient].
Wiest GH, Ficker JH, Feistel H, Faller G, Hahn EG.
Med Klin (Munich). 1999 Jun 15;94(6):338. No abstract available.

[EHBMP-2. Initial BMP analog with osteoinductive properties].
Kübler NR, Würzler K, Reuther JF, Faller G, Sieber E, Kirchner T, Sebald W.
Mund Kiefer Gesichtschir. 1999 May;3 Suppl 1:S134-9.

Helicobacter pylori induces apoptosis in gastric mucosa through an upregulation of Bax expression in humans.
Konturek PC, Pierzchalski P, Konturek SJ, Meixner H, Faller G, Kirchner T, Hahn EG.
Scand J Gastroenterol. 1999 Apr;34(4):375-83.

Decrease of antigastric autoantibodies in Helicobacter pylori gastritis after cure of infection.
Faller G, Winter M, Steininger H, Lehn N, Meining A, Bayerdörffer E, Kirchner T.
Pathol Res Pract. 1999;195(4):243-6.

Genetic and functional characterization of the alpAB gene locus essential for the adhesion of Helicobacter pylori to human gastric tissue.
Odenbreit S, Till M, Hofreuter D, Faller G, Haas R.
Mol Microbiol. 1999 Mar;31(5):1537-48.

Antrum- and corpus mucosa-infiltrating CD4(+) lymphocytes in Helicobacter pylori gastritis display a Th1 phenotype.
Sommer F, Faller G, Konturek P, Kirchner T, Hahn EG, Zeus J, Röllinghoff M, Lohoff M.
Infect Immun. 1998 Nov;66(11):5543-6.

Inductive properties of recombinant human BMP-2 produced in a bacterial expression system.
Kübler NR, Reuther JF, Faller G, Kirchner T, Ruppert R, Sebald W.
Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 1998 Aug;27(4):305-9.

Apoptosis in chronic gastritis and its correlation with antigastric autoantibodies.
Steininger H, Faller G, Dewald E, Brabletz T, Jung A, Kirchner T.
Virchows Arch. 1998 Jul;433(1):13-8.

The gastric H+,K+-ATPase is a major autoantigen in chronic Helicobacter pylori gastritis with body mucosa atrophy.
Claeys D, Faller G, Appelmelk BJ, Negrini R, Kirchner T.
Gastroenterology. 1998 Aug;115(2):340-7.

Bugs on trial: the case of Helicobacter pylori and autoimmunity.
Appelmelk BJ, Faller G, Claeys D, Kirchner T, Vandenbroucke-Grauls CM.
Immunol Today. 1998 Jul;19(7):296-9. Review. No abstract available.

Evidence of novel pathogenic pathways for the formation of antigastric autoantibodies in Helicobacter pylori gastritis.
Faller G, Steininger H, Appelmelk B, Kirchner T.
J Clin Pathol. 1998 Mar;51(3):244-5.

[Biological activity of E. coli expressed BMP-4].
Kübler NR, Moser M, Berr K, Faller G, Kirchner T, Sebald W, Reuther JF.
Mund Kiefer Gesichtschir. 1998 May;2 Suppl 1:S149-52.

Expression of the extracellular matrix signaling molecule Cyr61 is downregulated in prostate cancer.
Pilarsky CP, Schmidt U, Eissrich C, Stade J, Froschermaier SE, Haase M, Faller G, Kirchner TW, Wirth MP.
Prostate. 1998 Jul 1;36(2):85-91.

Antigastric autoantibodies and gastric secretory function in Helicobacter pylori-infected patients with duodenal ulcer and non-ulcer dyspepsia.
Faller G, Winter M, Steininger H, Konturek P, Konturek SJ, Kirchner T.
Scand J Gastroenterol. 1998 Mar;33(3):276-82.

Epidermal growth factor and transforming growth factor alpha in duodenal ulcer and non-ulcer dyspepsia patients before and after Helicobacter pylori eradication.
Konturek PC, Bobrzynski A, Konturek SJ, Bielanski W, Faller G, Kirchner T, Hahn EG.
Scand J Gastroenterol. 1998 Feb;33(2):143-51.

Antigastric autoantibodies in Helicobacter pylori infection: implications of histological and clinical parameters of gastritis.
Faller G, Steininger H, Kränzlein J, Maul H, Kerkau T, Hensen J, Hahn EG, Kirchner T.
Gut. 1997 Nov;41(5):619-23.

Mucosal expression and luminal release of epidermal and transforming growth factors in patients with duodenal ulcer before and after eradication of Helicobacter pylori.
Konturek PC, Ernst H, Konturek SJ, Bobrzyński AJ, Faller G, Klingler C, Hahn EG.
Gut. 1997 Apr;40(4):463-9.

Expression of the transcriptional regulator Egr-1 in experimental glomerulonephritis: requirement for mesangial cell proliferation.
Rupprecht HD, Hoffer G, de Heer E, Sterzel RB, Faller G, Schoecklmann HO.
Kidney Int. 1997 Mar;51(3):694-702.

Congenital microvillous atrophy: report of two cases.
Steininger H, Behrens R, Faller G, Schindler C, Kirchner T.
Gen Diagn Pathol. 1997 Feb;142(3-4):217-20.

Interphase-FISH examinations in paraffin sections from benign, precancerous, and cancerous lesions of the skin and oral mucosa.
Dimmler A, Kiesewetter F, Liehr T, Neubauer S, Schell H, Gebhart E.
Int J Oncol. 1997 Jan;10(1):83-8.

Immunopathology of Helicobacter pylori gastritis.
Kirchner T, Steininger H, Faller G.
Digestion. 1997;58 Suppl 1:14-6. Review.

Antigastric autoantibodies in Helicobacter pylori gastritis: prevalence, in-situ binding sites and clues for clinical relevance.
Faller G, Steininger H, Eck M, Hensen J, Hann EG, Kirchner T.
Virchows Arch. 1996 Feb;427(5):483-6.

[Thyrotropin-producing hypophyseal adenoma in a case with congenital thyroid gland hypoplasia].
Faller G, Hensen J, Thierauf P, Kirchner T.
Pathologe. 1994 Aug;15(4):242-5.

HAB-1, a new heteromyeloma for continuous production of human monoclonal antibodies.
Faller G, Vollmers HP, Weiglein I, Marx A, Zink C, Pfaff M, Müller-Hermelink HK.
Br J Cancer. 1990 Oct;62(4):595-8.