Publications from the Division of Cell Biology since 1993

(publications before 1993: search PubMed; complete list of publications Prof. W. Franke: use navigation bar 'Group Members')

2004

BACHER, C.P., REICHENZELLER, M., ATHALE, C., HERRMANN, H., EILS, R. 2004. 4-D single particle tracking of synthetic and proteinaceous microspheres reveals preferential movement of nuclear particles along chrpmatin-poor tracks. BMC Cell Biology 5:45 (pp. 1-14).

BÄR, H., STRELKOV, S.V., SJÖBERG, G., AEBI, U., HERRMANN, H. 2004. The biology of desmin filaments: how do mutations affect their structure, assembly, and organisation? J. Struct. Biol. 148, 137-152.

CRIBIER, B., PELTRE, B., GROSSHANS, E., LANGBEIN, L., SCHWEIZER, J. 2004. On the regulation of hair keratin expression: Lessons from studies in pilomatricomas. J. Invest. Dermatol. 122, 1078-1083.

EILBRACHT, J., REICHENZELLER, M., HERGT, M., SCHNÖLZER, M., HEID, H., STÖHR, M., FRANKE, W.W., SCHMIDT-ZACHMANN, M. 2004. NO66 - a highly conserved dual location protein in the nucleolus and in a special type of synchronously replicating chromatin. Mol. Biol. Cell 15, 1816-1832.

FRANKE, W.W. 2004. Actin's many actins start at the genes. Nat. Cell Biol. 6, 1013-1014 (News & Views article).

GALLINARO, H., JONCA, N., LANGBEIN, L., VINCENT, C., SIMON, M., SERRE, G., GUERRIN, M. 2004. A 4.2 kb upstream region of the human corneodesmosin gene directs site-specific expression in hair follicles and hyperkeratotic epidermis of transgenic mice. J. Invest. Dermatol. 122, 730-738.

GASSLER, N., HERR, I., KEITH, M., AUTSCHBACH, F., SCHMITZ-WINNENTHAL, H., ULRICH, A., OTTO, H.F., KARTENBECK, J., Z'GRAGGEN, K. 2004. Wnt-signaling and apoptosis after neoadjuvant short-term radiotheraphy for rectal cancer. Int. J. Oncol. 25, 1543-1549.

GASSLER, N., KOPITZ, J., TEHRANI, A., OTTENWÄLDER, B., SCHNÖLZER, M., KARTENBECK, J., LYER, S., AUTSCHBACH, F., POUSTKA, A., OTTO, H.F., MOLLENHAUER, J. 2004. Expression of acyl-CoA synthetase 5 reflects the state of villus architecture in human small intestine. J. Pathol. 202, 188-196.

GROSSMANN, K.S., GRUND, C., HUELSKEN, J., BEHREND, M., ERDMANN, B., FRANKE, W.W., BIRCHMEIER, W. 2004. Requirement of plakophilin 2 for heart morphogenesis and cardiac junction formation. J. Cell Biol. 167, 149-160.

HERRMANN, H., AEBI, U. 2004. Intermediate filaments: Molecular structure, assembly mechanism, and integration into functionally distinct intracellular scaffolds. Annu. Rev. Biochem. 73, 749-789.

HERRMANN, H., KREPLAK, L., AEBI, U. 2004. Isolation, characterization, and in vitro assembly of intermediate filaments. Methods Cell Biol. 78, 3-24.

JAVE-SUAREZ, L.F., LANGBEIN, L., WINTER, H., PRAETZEL, S., ROGERS, M.A., SCHWEIZER, J. 2004. Androgen regulation in the human hair follicle: The type I hair keratin hHa7 is a direct target gene in hair follicle trichocytes. J. Invest. Dermatol. 122, 555-564.

KREPLAK, L., AEBI, U., HERRMANN, H. 2004. Molecular mechanisms underlying the assembly of intermediate filaments. Exp. Cell Res. 301, 77-83.

LANGBEIN, L., SPRING, H., ROGERS, M.A., PRAETZEL, S., SCHWEIZER, J. 2004. Hair keratins and hair follicle-specific epithelial keratins. Methods Cell Biol. 78, 413-451.

LEYKAUF, K., SALEK, M., SCHLÜTER, H., LEHMANN, W.-D., ALONSO, A. 2004. Identification of membrane proteins differentially expressed in human papillomavirus type 16 E5-transfected human keratinocytes by nanoelectrospray ionization mass spectrometry. J. Gen. Virol. 85, 1427-1431.

MÜCKE, N., KREPLAK, L., KIRMSE, R., WEDIG, T., HERRMANN, H., AEBI, U., LANGOWSKI, J. 2004. Assessing the flexibility of intermediate filaments by atomic force microscopy. J. Mol. Biol. 335, 1241-1250.

#MÜCKE, N., #WEDIG, T., BÜRER, A., MAREKOV, L.N., STEINERT, P.M., LANGOWSKI, J., AEBI, U., HERRMANN, H. 2004. Molecular and biophysical properties of assembly-starter-units of human vimentin. J. Mol. Biol 340, 97-114. (#equal contribution)

NAMBOODIRI, V.M.H., AKEY, I.V., SCHMIDT-ZACHMANN, M.S., HEAD, J.F., AKEY, C.W. 2004. The structure and function of Xenopus NO38-core, a histone chaperone in the nucleolus. Structure 12, 2149-2160.

NAMBOODIRI, V.M.H., SCHMIDT-ZACHMANN, M.S., HEAD, J.F., AKEY, C.W. 2004. Purification, crystallization and preliminary X-ray analysis of the N-terminal domain of NO38, a nucleolar protein from Xenopus laevis. Acta Cryst. D60, 2325-2327.

PAPE, U.-F., BÖHMIG, M., BERNDT, U., TILING, N., WIEDENMANN, B., PLÖCKINGER, U. 2004. Survival and clinical outcome of patients with neuroendocrine tumors of the gastroenteropancreatic tract in a German referral center. Ann. N.Y. Acad. Sci. 1014, 222-233.

PERRIN, C., LANGBEIN, L., SCHWEIZER, J. 2004. Expression of hair keratins in the adult nail unit: An immunohistochemical analysis of the onychogenesis in the proximal nail fold, matrix and nail bed. Br. J. Dermatol. 151, 362-371.

RALLE, T., GRUND, C., FRANKE, W.W., STICK, R. 2004. Intranuclear membrane structure formations by CaaX-containing nuclear proteins. J. Cell Sci. 117, 6095-6104.

REICHART, B., KLAFKE, R., DREGER, C., KRÜGER, E., MOTSCH, I., EWALD, A., SCHÄFER, J., REICHMANN, H., MÜLLER, C.R., DABAUVALLE, M.-C. 2004. Expression and localization of nuclear proteins in autosomal-dominant Emery-Dreifuss muscular dystrophy with LMNA R377H mutation. BMC Cell Biology 5, 12 (1-16).

ROGERS, M.A., LANGBEIN, L., WINTER, H., BECKMANN, I., PRAETZEL, S., SCHWEIZER, J. 2004. Hair keratin associated proteins: Characterization of a second high sulfur KAP gene domain on human chromosome 21. J. Invest. Dermatol. 122, 147-158.

ROGERS, M.A., WINTER, H., LANGBEIN, L., BLEILER, R., SCHWEIZER, J. 2004. The human type I keratin gene family: Characterization of new hair follicle specific members and evaluation of the chromosome 17q21.2 gene domain. Differentiation 72, 527-540.

SCHLÜTER, H., WEPF, R., MOLL, I., FRANKE, W.W. 2004. Sealing the live part of the skin: The integrated meshwork of desmosomes, tight junctions and curvilinear ridge structures in the cells of the uppermost granular layer of the human epidermis. Eur. J. Cell Biol. 83, 655-665.

SCHWER, B., REN, B., PIETSCHMANN, T., KARTENBECK, J., KAEHLCKE, K., BARTENSCHLAGER, R.,YEN, T.S.B., OTT, M. 2004. Targeting of hepatitis C virus core protein to mitochondria through a novel C-terminal localization motif. J. Virol. 78, 7958-7968.

STRAND, S., VOLLMER, P., VAN DEN ABEELEN, L., GOTTFRIED, D., ALLA, V., HEID, H., KUBALL, J., THEOBALD, M., GALLE, P.R., STRAND, D. 2004. Cleavage of CD95 by matrix metalloproteinase-7 induces apoptosis resistance in tumour cells. Oncogene 23, 3732-3736.

STRELKOV, S.V., KREPLAK, L., HERRMANN, H., AEBI, U. 2004. Intermediate filament protein structure determination. Methods Cell Biol. 78, 25-43.

STRELKOV, S.V., SCHUMACHER, J., BURKHARD, P., AEBI, U., HERRMANN, H. 2004. Crystal structure of the human lamin A coil 2B dimer: Implications for the head-to-tail association of nucler lamins. J. Mol. Biol. 343, 1067-1080.

WERNER, N.S., WINDOFFER, R., STRNAD, P., GRUND, C., LEUBE, R.E., MAGIN, T.M. 2004. Epidermolysis bullosa simplex-type mutations alter the dynamcis of the keratin cytoskeleton and reveal a contribution of actin to the transport of keratin subunits. Mol Biol. Cell 15, 990-1102.

WINTER, H., SCHISSEL, D., PARRY, D.A.D., SMITH, T.A., LIOVIC, M., LANE, E.B., EDLER, L., LANGBEIN, L., JAVE-SUAREZ, L.F., ROGERS, M.A., WILDE, J., PETERS, G., SCHWEIZER, J. 2004. An unusual Ala12Thr polymorphism in the 1A -helical segment of the companion layer-specific keratin K6hf: Evidence for a risk factor in the etiology of the common hair disorder Pseudofolliculitis barbae. J. Invest. Dermatol. 122, 652-657.

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