Beteiligung am Exzellenzcluster

Mitglied der CiM-IMPRS Graduiertenschule



Baumann D, Salia H, Greune L, Norkowski S, Korner B, Uckeley ZM, Frankel G, Guenot M, Ruter C, Schmidt MA. Multitalented EspB of enteropathogenic Escherichia coli (EPEC) enters cells autonomously and induces programmed cell death in human monocytic THP-1 cells. Int J Med Microbiol 2018;308: 387-404. Abstract
Becker M, Greune L, Schmidt MA, Schelhaas M. Extracellular conformational changes in the capsid of human papillomaviruses contribute to asynchronous uptake into host cells. J Virol 2018;92: e02106-17. Abstract
Norkowski S, Korner B, Greune L, Stolle A-S, Lubos M-L, Hardwidge PR, Schmidt MA, Ruter C. Bacterial LPX motif-harboring virulence factors constitute a species-spanning family of cell-penetrating effectors. Cell Mol Life Sci 2018;75: 2273-2289. Abstract


Aydin I, Villalonga-Planells R, Greune L, Bronnimann MP, Calton CM, Becker M, Lai K-Y, Campos SK, Schmidt MA, Schelhaas M. A central region in the minor capsid protein of papillomaviruses facilitates viral genome tethering and membrane penetration for mitotic nuclear entry. PLoS Pathog 2017;13: e1006308. Abstract
Mittal N, Guimaraes JC, Gross T, Schmidt A, Vina-Vilaseca A, Nedialkova DD, Aeschimann F, Leidel SA, Spang A, Zavolan M. The Gcn4 transcription factor reduces protein synthesis capacity and extends yeast lifespan. Nat Commun 2017;8: 457. Abstract
Ruter C, Schmidt MA. Cell-Penetrating Bacterial Effector Proteins: Better Tools than Targets. Trends Biotechnol 2017;35: 109-120. Abstract


Starost LJ, Karassek S, Sano Y, Kanda T, Kim KS, Dobrindt U, Ruter C, Schmidt MA. Pertussis Toxin Exploits Host Cell Signaling Pathways Induced by Meningitis-Causing E coli K1-RS218 and Enhances Adherence of Monocytic THP-1 Cells to Human Cerebral Endothelial Cells. Toxins (Basel) 2016;8Abstract


Karassek S, Starost L, Solbach J, Greune L, Sano Y, Kanda T, Kim KS, Schmidt MA. Pertussis Toxin Exploits Specific Host Cell Signaling Pathways for Promoting Invasion and Translocation of Escherichia coli K1 RS218 in Human Brain-derived Microvascular Endothelial Cells. J Biol Chem 2015;290: 24835-24843. Abstract


Cichon C, Sabharwal H, Rüter C, Schmidt MA. MicroRNAs regulate tight junction proteins and modulate epithelial/endothelial barrier functions. Tissue Barriers 2014;2: e944446.
Hofling S, Scharnert J, Cromme C, Bertrand J, Pap T, Schmidt MA, Ruter C. Manipulation of pro-inflammatory cytokine production by the bacterial cell-penetrating effector protein YopM is independent of its interaction with host cell kinases RSK1 and PRK2. Virulence 2014;5: 761-771. Abstract
Ruter C, Silva MR, Grabowski B, Lubos M-L, Scharnert J, Poceva M, von Tils D, Flieger A, Heesemann J, Bliska JB, Schmidt MA. Rabbit monoclonal antibodies directed at the T3SS effector protein YopM identify human pathogenic Yersinia isolates. Int J Med Microbiol 2014;304: 444-451. Abstract