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    MSc Life Sciences

    Most FOKUS students turn into very successful doctoral researchers. 16 of the currently 24 FOKUS students who entered a doctoral project at JMU since the very first class of 2012/13 have already published:

    Species Specific Differences of CD1d Oligomer Loading In Vitro
    Paletta D, Fichtner AS, Starick L, Porcelli SA, Savage PB, Herrmann T.
    PLoS One. 2015 Nov 24;10(11)

    Function and expression of CD1d and invariant natural killer T-cell receptor in the cotton rat (Sigmodon hispidus)
    Fichtner AS, Paletta D, Starick L, Schumann RF, Niewiesk S, Herrmann T.
    Immunology. 2015 Dec;146(4):618-629

    The hypervariable region 4 (HV4) and position 93 of the α chain modulate CD1d-glycolipid binding of iNKT TCRs
    Paletta D, Fichtner AS, Hahn AM, Starick L, Beyersdorf N, Monzon-Casanova E, Mueller TD, Herrmann T.
    Eur J Immunol. 2015 Jul;45(7):2122-33

    Cinnamic Acid Bornyl Ester Derivatives from Valeriana wallichii Exhibit Antileishmanial In Vivo Activity in Leishmania major-Infected BALB/c Mice
    Anita Masic, Ana Maria Valencia Hernandez, Sudipta Hazra, Jan Glaser, Ulrike Holzgrabe, Banasri Hazra, Uta Schurigt
    PLOS one, November 10, 2015

    Draft Genome Sequence of the Moderately Heat-Tolerant Lactococcu lactis subsp. lactis bv. diacetylactis Strain GL2 from Algerian Dromedary Milks
    Gabed N, Yang M, Bey Baba Hamed M, Drici H, Gross R, Dandekar T, Liang C.
    Genome Announc. 2015 Nov 19;3(6)

    Whole transcriptome profiling reveals the RNA content of motor axons
    Briese M, Saal L, Appenzeller S, Moradi M, Baluapuri A, Sendtner M.
    Nucleic Acids Res. 2016 Feb 29;44(4):e33

    A Candida albicans regulator of disseminated infection operates primarily as a repressor and governs cell surface remodeling
    Böhm L, Muralidhara P, Pérez JC.
    Mol Microbiol. 2016 Apr;100(2):328-44

    Interaction of NOS1AP with the NOS-I PDZ domain: Implications for schizophrenia-related alterations in dendritic morphology
    Candemir E, Kollert L, Weißflog L, Geis M, Müller A, Post AM, O׳Leary A, Harro J, Reif A, Freudenberg F.
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol. 2016 Apr;26(4):741-755

    Different promoter affinities account for specificity in MYC-dependent gene regulation
    Lorenzin F, Benary U, Baluapuri A, Walz S, Jung LA, von Eyss B, Kisker C, Wolf J, Eilers M, Wolf E.
    Elife. 2016 Jul 27;5

    High GDF-15 Serum Levels Independently Correlate with Poorer Overall Survival of Patients with Tumor-Free Stage III and Unresectable Stage IV Melanoma
    Weide B, Schäfer T, Martens A, Kuzkina A, Uder L, Noor S, Garbe C, Harter PN, Mittelbronn M, Wischhusen J.
    J Invest Dermatol. 2016 Dec;136(12):2444-2452

    The Arabidopsis bZIP11 transcription factor links low-energy signalling to auxin-mediated control of primary root growth
    Weiste C, Pedrotti L, Selvanayagam J, Muralidhara P, Fröschel C, Novák O, Ljung K, Hanson J, Dröge-Laser W.
    PLoS Genet. 2017 Feb 3;13(2): eCollection 2017 Feb.

    Additive manufacturing of polymer melts for implantable medical devices and scaffolds
    Youssef A, Hollister SJ, Dalton PD.
    Biofabrication. 2017 Feb 28;9(1):012002; Review

    Abrogation of Gap Junctional Communication in ES Cells Results in a Disruption of Primitive Endoderm Formation in Embryoid Bodies
    Wörsdörfer P, Bosen F, Gebhardt M, Russ N, Zimmermann K, Komla Kessie D, Sekaran T, Egert A, Ergün S, Schorle H, Pfeifer A, Edenhofer F, Willecke K.
    Stem Cells. 2017 Apr;35(4):859-871

    Scalable stirred suspension culture for the generation of billions of human induced pluripotent stem cells using single-use bioreactors
    Kwok CK, Ueda Y, Kadari A, Günther K, Heron A, Schnitzler AC, Rook M, Edenhofer F. J
    Tissue Eng Regen Med. 2017 Apr 6

    Dissection of mechano response elements in promoter sites of the mechanoresponsive CYR61 gene
    Seefried L, Müller-Deubert S, Krug M, Youssef A, Schütze N, Ignatius A, Jakob F, Ebert R.
    Exp Cell Res. 2017 May 15;354(2):103-111

    The Snf1-activating kinase Sak1 is a key regulator of metabolic adaptation and in vivo fitness of Candida albicans
    Ramírez-Zavala B, Mottola A, Haubenreißer J, Schneider S, Allert S, Brunke S, Ohlsen K, Hube B, Morschhäuser
    J. Mol Microbiol. 2017 Jun;104(6):989-1007

    Neurobiology of local and intercellular BDNF signaling
    Sasi M, Vignoli B, Canossa M, Blum R.
    Pflugers Arch. 2017 Jun; 469(5-6):593-610.Mar 9. Review. Erratum in: Pflugers Arch. 2017 Jun;469(5-6):611

    The Snf1-activating kinase Sak1 is a key Regulator oF metabolic adaptation and in vivo fitness of Candida albicans
    Ramírez-Zavala B, Mottola A, Haubenreißer J, Schneider S, Allert S, Brunke S, Ohlsen K, Hube B, Morschhäuser
    J. Mol Microbiol. 2017 Jun;104(6):989-1007

    Cadherin-13 Deficiency Increases Dorsal Raphe 5-HT Neuron Density and Prefrontal Cortex Innervation in the Mouse Brain
    Forero A, Rivero O, Wäldchen S, Ku HP, Kiser DP, Gärtner Y, Pennington LS, Waider J, Gaspar P, Jansch C, Edenhofer F, Resink TJ, Blum R, Sauer M, Lesch KP.
    Front Cell Neurosci. 2017 Sep 26;11:307

    PAF1 complex component Leo1 helps recruit Drosophila Myc to promoters
    Gerlach JM, Furrer M, Gallant M, Birkel D, Baluapuri A, Wolf E, Gallant P.
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017 Oct 31;114(44):E9224-E9232.

    Association with Aurora-A Controls N-MYC-Dependent Promoter Escape and Pause Release of RNA Polymerase II during the Cell Cycle
    Büchel G, Carstensen A, Mak KY, Roeschert I, Leen E, Sumara O, Hofstetter J, Herold S, Kalb J, Baluapuri A, Poon E, Kwok C, Chesler L, Maric HM, Rickman DS, Wolf E, Bayliss R, Walz S, Eilers M.
    Cell Rep. 2017 Dec 19;21(12):3483-3497

    The Armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus): A Witness but Not a Functional Example for the Emergence of the Butyrophilin 3/Vγ9Vδ2 System in Placental Mammals
    Fichtner AS, Karunakaran MM, Starick L, Truman RW, Herrmann T.
    Front Immunol. 2018 Feb 23;9:265

    Macrophage-Derived Extracellular Succinate Licenses Neural Stem Cells to Suppress Chronic Neuroinflammation
    Peruzzotti-Jametti L, Bernstock JD, Vicario N, Costa ASH, Kwok CK, Leonardi T, Booty LM, Bicci I, Balzarotti B, Volpe G, Mallucci G, Manferrari G, Donegà M, Iraci N, Braga A, Hallenbeck JM, Murphy MP, Edenhofer F, Frezza C, Pluchino S.
    Cell Stem Cell. 2018 Mar 1;22(3):355-368

    An open source tool for automatic spatiotemporal assessment of calcium transients and local 'signal-close-to-noise' activity in calcium imaging data
    Prada J, Sasi M, Martin C, Jablonka S, Dandekar T, Blum R.
    PLoS Comput Biol. 2018 Mar 30;14(3):e1006054

    Generation of a human induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC) line from a 51-year-old female with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) carrying a duplication of SLC2A3
    Jansch C, Günther K, Waider J, Ziegler GC, Forero A, Kollert S, Svirin E, Pühringer D, Kwok CK, Ullmann R, Maierhofer A, Flunkert J, Haaf T, Edenhofer F, Lesch KP.
    Stem Cell Res. 2018 Apr;28:136-140

    Structural changes at the myrtenol backbone reverse its positive allosteric potential into inhibitory GABAA receptor modulation
    Milanos S, Kuenzel K, Gilbert DF, Janzen D, Sasi M, Buettner A, Frimurer TM, Villmann C.
    Biol Chem. 2018 May 24;399(6):549-563

    Macrophage Depletion Ameliorates Peripheral Neuropathy in Aging Mice
    Yuan X, Klein D, Kerscher S, West BL, Weis J, Katona I, Martini R.
    J Neurosci. 2018 May 9;38(19):4610-4620

    Dimension-Based Design of Melt Electrowritten Scaffolds
    Hrynevich A, Elçi BŞ, Haigh JN, McMaster R, Youssef A, Blum C, Blunk T, Hochleitner G, Groll J, Dalton PD.
    Small. 2018 May;14(22):e1800232

    The Probiotic Escherichia coli Strain Nissle 1917 Combats Lambdoid Bacteriophages stx and λ
    Bury S, Soundararajan M, Bharti R, von Bünau R, Förstner KU, Oelschlaeger TA.
    Front Microbiol. 2018 May 29;9:929

    Generation of the human induced pluripotent stem cell line (UKWNLi001-A) from skin fibroblasts of a woman with Fabry disease carrying the X-chromosomal heterozygous c.708 G > C (W236C) missense mutation in exon 5 of the alpha-galactosidase-A gene
    Klein T, Günther K, Kwok CK, Edenhofer F, Üçeyler N.
    Stem Cell Res. 2018 Aug;31:222-226

    Generation of Cardiomyocytes From Vascular Adventitia-Resident Stem Cells
    Mekala SR, Wörsdörfer P, Bauer J, Stoll O, Wagner N, Reeh L, Loew K, Eckner G, Kwok CK, Wischmeyer E, Dickinson ME, Schulze H, Stegner D, Benndorf RA, Edenhofer F, Pfeiffer V, Kuerten S, Frantz S, Ergün S.
    Circ Res. 2018 Aug 31;123(6):686-699

    Loss of tubulin deglutamylase CCP1 causes infantile-onset neurodegeneration
    Shashi Shashi V, Magiera MM, Klein D, Zaki M, Schoch K, Rudnik-Schöneborn S, Norman A, Lopes Abath Neto O, Dusl M, Yuan X, Bartesaghi L, De Marco P, Alfares AA, Marom R, Arold ST, Guzmán-Vega FJ, Pena LD, Smith EC, Steinlin M, Babiker MO, Mohassel P, Foley AR, Donkervoort S, Kaur R, Ghosh PS, Stanley V, Musaev D, Nava C, Mignot C, Keren B, Scala M, Tassano E, Picco P, Doneda P, Fiorillo C, Issa MY, Alassiri A, Alahmad A, Gerard A, Liu P, Yang Y, Ertl-Wagner B, Kranz PG, Wentzensen IM, Stucka R, Stong N, Allen AS, Goldstein DB; Undiagnosed Diseases Network, Schoser B, Rösler KM, Alfadhel M, Capra V, Chrast R, Strom TM, Kamsteeg EJ, Bönnemann CG, Gleeson JG, Martini R, Janke C, Senderek, J.
    EMBO J. 2018 Dec 3;37(23). pii: e100540

    Generation of the human induced pluripotent stem cell line UKWNLi002-A from dermal fibroblasts of a woman with a heterozygous c.608 C>T (p.Thr203Met) mutation in exon 3 of the nerve growth factor gene potentially associated with hereditary sensory and autonomic neuropathy type 5
    Klein T, Henkel L, Klug K, Kwok CK, Klopocki E, Üçeyler N.
    Stem Cell Res. 2018 Dec;33:171-174

    The Major RNA-Binding Protein ProQ Impacts Virulence Gene Expression in Salmonella enterica Serovar Typhimurium
    Westermann AJ, Venturini E, Sellin ME, Förstner KU, Hardt WD, Vogel J.
    MBio. 2019 Jan 2;10(1). pii: e02504-18