2008

1. Abbink, F.C., Laarman, C.A., Braam, K.I., van Wijk, J.A., Kors, W.A., Bouman, A.A., Spreeuwenberg, M.D., Stoffel-Wagner, B., and Bökenkamp, A. (2008). Beta-trace protein is not superior to cystatin C for the estimation of GFR in patients receiving corticosteroids. Clin Biochem. 41, 299-305.

2. Abboud, S., Viiri, L.E., Lütjohann, D., Goebeler, S., Luoto, T., Friedrichs, S., Desfontaines, P., Gazagnes, M.D., Laloux, P., Peeters, A., et al. (2008). Associations of apolipoprotein E gene with ischemic stroke and intracranial atherosclerosis. Eur J Hum Genet. 16, 955-960.

3. Abildayeva, K., Berbèe, J.F., Blokland, A., Jansen, P.J., Hoek, F.J., Meijer, O., Lütjohann, D., Gautier, T., Pillot, T., De Vente, J., et al. (2008). Human apolipoprotein C-I expression in mice impairs learning and memory functions. J Lipid Res. 49, 856-869.

4. Allam, R., Pawar, R.D., Kulkarni, O.P., Hornung, V., Hartmann, G., Segerer, S., Akira, S., Endres, S., and Anders, H.J. (2008). Viral 5'-triphosphate RNA and non-CpG DNA aggravate autoimmunity and lupus nephritis via distinct TLR-independent immune responses. Eur J Immunol. 38, 3487-3498.

5. Barchet, W., Wimmenauer, V., Schlee, M., and Hartmann, G. (2008). Accessing the therapeutic potential of immunostimulatory nucleic acids. Curr Opin Immunol. 20, 389-395.

6. Bauer, J., and Klingmüller, D. (2008). [Which antiepileptic drug for men with epilepsy? : A critical epileptological and andrological review.]. Nervenarzt. 79, 1407-1415.

7. Berthold, H.K., Gouni-Berthold, I., Bestehorn, K.P., Böhm, M., and Krone, W. (2008a). Physician gender is associated with the quality of type 2 diabetes care. J Intern Med. 264, 340-350.

8. Berthold, H.K., Laaksonen, R., Lehtimäki, T., Gylling, H., Krone, W., and Gouni-Berthold, I. (2008b). SREBP-1c gene polymorphism is associated with increased inhibition of cholesterol-absorption in response to ezetimibe treatment. Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes. 116, 262-267.

9. Berthold, H.K., and Nitschmann, S. (2008). [Therapy of familial hypercholesterolemia with or without ezetimibe]. Internist (Berl). 49, 1274-1276.

10. Bilkei-Gorzo, A., Racz, I., Michel, K., Mauer, D., Zimmer, A., and Klingmüller, D. (2008). Control of hormonal stress reactivity by the endogenous opioid system. Psychoneuroendocrinology. 33, 425-436.

11. Bockenhauer, D., Bokenkamp, A., van't Hoff, W., Levtchenko, E., Holthe, J., Tasic, V., and Ludwig, M. (2008). Renal phenotype in Lowe syndrome: A selective proximal tubular dysfunction. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 3, 1430-1436.

12. Braun, M., Flucke, U., Debald, M., Polcher, M., Walgenbach-Bruenagel, G., Walgenbach, K.J., Buttner, R., and Kuhn, W. (2008a). Detection of lymphatic vessel invasion in early breast cancer by the monoclonal antibody D2-40 (podoplanin). J Clin Oncol. 26 S.

13. Braun, M., Flucke, U., Debald, M., Walgenbach-Brunagel, G., Walgenbach, K., Holler, T., Polcher, M., Wolfgarten, M., Sauerwald, A., Keyver-Paik, M.D., et al. (2008b). Detection of lymphovascular invasion in early breast cancer by D2-40 - A novel antibody for lymphatic endothelium immunostaining. Onkologie. 31, 141-142.

14. Burgess, B., Naus, K., Chan, J., Hirsch-Reinshagen, V., Tansley, G., Matzke, L., Chan, B., Wilkinson, A., Fan, J., Donkin, J., et al. (2008a). Overexpression of human ABCG1 does not affect atherosclerosis in fat-fed ApoE-deficient mice. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 28, 1731-1737.

15. Burgess, B.L., Parkinson, P.F., Racke, M.M., Hirsch-Reinshagen, V., Fan, J., Wong, C., Stukas, S., Theroux, L., Chan, J.Y., Donkin, J., et al. (2008b). ABCG1 influences the brain cholesterol biosynthetic pathway but does not affect amyloid precursor protein or apolipoprotein E metabolism in vivo. J Lipid Res. 49, 1254-1267.

16. de Jong, A., Plat, J., Lütjohann, D., and Mensink, R.P. (2008). Effects of long-term plant sterol or stanol ester consumption on lipid and lipoprotein metabolism in subjects on statin treatment. Br J Nutr. 100, 937-941.

17. Debarber, A.E., Lütjohann, D., Merkens, L., and Steiner, R.D. (2008). Liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry determination of plasma 24S-hydroxycholesterol with chromatographic separation of 25-hydroxycholesterol. Anal Biochem. 381, 151-153.

18. Fassbender, K., Lütjohann, D., Dik, M.G., Bremmer, M., König, J., Walter, S., Liu, Y., Letiémbre, M., von Bergmann, K., and Jonker, C. (2008). Moderately elevated plant sterol levels are associated with reduced cardiovascular risk--the LASA study. Atherosclerosis. 196, 283-288.

19. Galassi, S., Bettinetti, R., Neri, M.C., Falandysz, J., Kotecka, W., King, I., Lo, S., Klingmueller, D., and Schulte-Oehlmann, U. (2008). pp'DDE contamination of the blood and diet in central European populations. Sci Total Environ. 390, 45-52.

20. Gambhir, L., Höller, T., Müller, M., Schott, G., Vogt, H., Detlefsen, B., Ebert, A.K., Fisch, M., Beaudoin, S., Stein, R., et al. (2008a). Epidemiological survey of 214 families with bladder exstrophy-epispadias complex. J Urol. 179, 1539-1543.

21. Gambhir, L., Reutter, H., and Ludwig, M. (2008b). Successful assisted reproduction in adult males with bladder extrophy-epispadias complex. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 139, 259-260.

22. Gerhardt, T., Pöge, U., Stoffel-Wagner, B., Klein, B., Klehr, H.U., Sauerbruch, T., and Woitas, R.P. (2008). Serum levels of beta-trace protein and its association to diuresis in haemodialysis patients. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 23, 309-314.

23. Gonzalez-Gross, M., Breidenassel, C., Gomez-Martinez, S., Ferrari, M., Beghin, L., Spinneker, A., Diaz, L.E., Maiani, G., Demailly, A., Al-Tahan, J., et al. (2008). Sampling and processing of fresh blood samples within a European multicenter nutritional study: evaluation of biomarker stability during transport and storage. Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord. 32 Suppl., S66-S75.

24. Gouni-Berthold, I., Berthold, H.K., Chamberland, J.P., Krone, W., and Mantzoros, C.S. (2008a). Short-term treatment with ezetimibe, simvastatin or their combination does not alter circulating adiponectin, resistin or leptin levels in healthy men. Clin Endocrinol (Oxf). 68, 536-541.

25. Gouni-Berthold, I., Berthold, H.K., Gylling, H., Hallikainen, M., Giannakidou, E., Stier, S., Ko, Y., Patel, D., Soutar, A.K., Seedorf, U., et al. (2008b). Effects of ezetimibe and/or simvastatin on LDL receptor protein expression and on LDL receptor and HMG-CoA reductase gene expression: a randomized trial in healthy men. Atherosclerosis. 198, 198-207.

26. Gouni-Berthold, I., Berthold, H.K., Mantzoros, C.S., Böhm, M., and Krone, W. (2008c). Sex disparities in the treatment and control of cardiovascular risk factors in type 2 diabetes. Diabetes Care. 31, 1389-1391.

27. Hornung, V., Barchet, W., Schlee, M., and Hartmann, G. (2008). RNA recognition via TLR7 and TLR8. Handb Exp Pharmacol., 71-86.

28. Hovenkamp, E., Demonty, I., Plat, J., Lütjohann, D., Mensink, R.P., and Trautwein, E.A. (2008). Biological effects of oxidized phytosterols: A review of the current knowledge. Prog Lipid Res. 47, 37-49.

29. Kristof, R.A., Grimm, J.M., and Stoffel-Wagner, B. (2008a). Cerebrospinal fluid leakage into the subdural space: possible influence on the pathogenesis and recurrence frequency of chronic subdural hematoma and subdural hygroma. J Neurosurg. 108, 275-280.

30. Kristof, R.A., Wichers, M., Haun, D., Redel, L., Klingmüller, D., and Schramm, J. (2008b). Peri-operative glucocorticoid replacement therapy in transsphenoidal pituitary adenoma surgery: a prospective controlled study. Acta Neurochir (Wien). 150, 329-335; discussion 335.

31. Krüger, V., Khoshvaghti, M., Reutter, H., Vogt, H., Boemers, T.M., and Ludwig, M. (2008). Investigation of FGF10 as a candidate gene in patients with anorectal malformations and exstrophy of the cloaca. Pediatr Surg Int. 24, 893-897.

32. Kukolja, J., Schläpfer, T.E., Keysers, C., Klingmüller, D., Maier, W., Fink, G.R., and Hurlemann, R. (2008). Modeling a negative response bias in the human amygdala by noradrenergic-glucocorticoid interactions. J Neurosci. 28, 12868-12876.

33. Körtke, H., Frisch, S., Zittermann, A., Berthold, H.K., El-Arousy, M., Götting, C., Kleesiek, K., Stehle, P., and Körfer, R. (2008). [A telemetrically-guided program for weight reduction in overweight subjects (the SMART study)]. Dtsch Med Wochenschr. 133, 1297-1303.

34. Lastres-Becker, I., Brodesser, S., Lütjohann, D., Azizov, M., Buchmann, J., Hintermann, E., Sandhoff, K., Schürmann, A., Nowock, J., and Auburger, G. (2008). Insulin receptor and lipid metabolism pathology in ataxin-2 knock-out mice. Hum Mol Genet. 17, 1465-1481.

35. Lütjohann, D., von Bergmann, K., Sirah, W., Macdonell, G., Johnson-Levonas, A.O., Shah, A., Lin, J., Sapre, A., and Musliner, T. (2008). Long-term efficacy and safety of ezetimibe 10 mg in patients with homozygous sitosterolemia: a 2-year, open-label extension study. Int J Clin Pract. 62, 1499-1510.

36. Michallet, M.C., Meylan, E., Ermolaeva, M.A., Vazquez, J., Rebsamen, M., Curran, J., Poeck, H., Bscheider, M., Hartmann, G., König, M., et al. (2008). TRADD protein is an essential component of the RIG-like helicase antiviral pathway. Immunity. 28, 651-661.

37. Miller, W.G., Myers, G.L., Ashwood, E.R., Killeen, A.A., Wang, E., Ehlers, G.W., Hassemer, D., Lo, S.F., Seccombe, D., Siekmann, L., et al. (2008). State of the art in trueness and interlaboratory harmonization for 10 analytes in general clinical chemistry. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 132, 838-846.

38. Mullenborn, C., Steiner, U., Ludwig, M., and Oerke, E.C. (2008). Effect of fungicides on the complex of Fusarium species and saprophytic fungi colonizing wheat kernels. Eur. J. Plant Pathol.. 120, 157-166.

39. Musliner, T., Cselovszky, D., Sirah, W., McCrary Sisk, C., Sapre, A., Salen, G., Lütjohann, D., and von Bergmann, K. (2008). Efficacy and safety of ezetimibe 40 mg vs. ezetimibe 10 mg in the treatment of patients with homozygous sitosterolaemia. Int J Clin Pract. 62, 995-1000.

40. Oswald, S., König, J., Lütjohann, D., Giessmann, T., Kroemer, H.K., Rimmbach, C., Rosskopf, D., Fromm, M.F., and Siegmund, W. (2008). Disposition of ezetimibe is influenced by polymorphisms of the hepatic uptake carrier OATP1B1. Pharmacogenet Genomics. 18, 559-568.

41. Poeck, H., Besch, R., Maihoefer, C., Renn, M., Tormo, D., Morskaya, S.S., Kirschnek, S., Gaffal, E., Landsberg, J., Hellmuth, J., et al. (2008). 5'-Triphosphate-siRNA: turning gene silencing and Rig-I activation against melanoma. Nat Med. 14, 1256-1263.

42. Pöge, U., Gerhardt, T., Stoffel-Wagner, B., Palmedo, H., Klehr, H.U., Sauerbruch, T., and Woitas, R.P. (2008a). Beta-trace protein-based equations for calculation of GFR in renal transplant recipients. Am J Transplant. 8, 608-615.

43. Pöge, U., Gerhardt, T.M., Stoffel-Wagner, B., and Woitas, R.P. (2008b). Need of standardization for creatinine and cystatin C-based GFR equations in renal transplantation. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 23, 1763; author reply 1763-1764.

44. Qureischie, H., Heun, R., Lütjohann, D., Popp, J., Jessen, F., Ledschbor-Frahnert, C., Thiele, H., Maier, W., Hentschel, F., Kelemen, P., and Kölsch, H. (2008). CETP polymorphisms influence cholesterol metabolism but not Alzheimer's disease risk. Brain Res. 1232, 1-6.

45. Reinehr, T., Stoffel-Wagner, B., and Roth, C.L. (2008). Retinol-binding protein 4 and its relation to insulin resistance in obese children before and after weight loss. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 93, 2287-2293.

46. Schepke, M., Wiest, R., Flacke, S., Heller, J., Stoffel-Wagner, B., Herold, T., Ghauri, M., and Sauerbruch, T. (2008). Irbesartan plus low-dose propranolol versus low-dose propranolol alone in cirrhosis: a placebo-controlled, double-blind study. Am J Gastroenterol. 103, 1152-1158.

47. Tamboli, I.Y., Prager, K., Thal, D.R., Thelen, K.M., Dewachter, I., Pietrzik, C.U., St George-Hyslop, P., Sisodia, S.S., De Strooper, B., Heneka, M.T., et al. (2008). Loss of gamma-secretase function impairs endocytosis of lipoprotein particles and membrane cholesterol homeostasis. J Neurosci. 28, 12097-12106.

48. von Bergmann, K. (2008). Disodium ascorbyl phytostanol phosphate. A new cholesterol-lowering drug? Eur J Clin Pharmacol. 64, 649-650.

49. Wang, N., Yvan-Charvet, L., Lütjohann, D., Mulder, M., Vanmierlo, T., Kim, T.W., and Tall, A.R. (2008). ATP-binding cassette transporters G1 and G4 mediate cholesterol and desmosterol efflux to HDL and regulate sterol accumulation in the brain. FASEB J. 22, 1073-1082.

50. Weiner, M.F., Vega, G.L., Diaz-Arrastia, R., Moore, C., Madden, C., Hudak, A., and Lütjohann, D. (2008). Plasma 24S-hydroxycholesterol and other oxysterols in acute closed head injury. Brain Inj. 22, 611-615.

51. Weingärtner, O., Lütjohann, D., Ji, S., Weisshoff, N., List, F., Sudhop, T., von Bergmann, K., Gertz, K., König, J., Schäfers, H.J., et al. (2008). Vascular effects of diet supplementation with plant sterols. J Am Coll Cardiol. 51, 1553-1561.

52. Westheide, J., Cvetanovska, G., Albrecht, C., Bliesener, N., Cooper-Mahkorn, D., Creutz, C., Hornung, W.P., Klingmüller, D., Lemke, M.R., Maier, W., et al. (2008). Prolactin, subjective well-being and sexual dysfunction: an open label observational study comparing quetiapine with risperidone. J Sex Med. 5, 2816-2826.

53. Wouters, K., van Gorp, P.J., Bieghs, V., Gijbels, M.J., Duimel, H., Lütjohann, D., Kerksiek, A., van Kruchten, R., Maeda, N., Staels, B., et al. (2008). Dietary cholesterol, rather than liver steatosis, leads to hepatic inflammation in hyperlipidemic mouse models of nonalcoholic steatohepatitis. Hepatology. 48, 474-486.

54. Zur, B., Hornung, A., Breuer, J., Doll, U., Bernhardt, C., Ludwig, M., and Stoffel-Wagner, B. (2008). A novel hemoglobin, bonn, causes falsely decreased oxygen saturation measurements in pulse oximetry. Clin Chem. 54, 594-596.

55. Zwiorek, K., Bourquin, C., Battiany, J., Winter, G., Endres, S., Hartmann, G., and Coester, C. (2008). Delivery by cationic gelatin nanoparticles strongly increases the immunostimulatory effects of CpG oligonucleotides. Pharm Res. 25, 551-562.