Publications by authors named "Gerhard Held"

60 Publications

MHC/Peptide-Specific Interaction of the Humoral Immune System: A New Category of Antibodies.

J Immunol 2015 Nov 28;195(9):4210-7. Epub 2015 Sep 28.

Department of Internal Medicine I, Saarland University Medical School, 66421 Homburg/Saar, Germany;

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November 2015

The molecular basis for development of proinflammatory autoantibodies to progranulin.

J Autoimmun 2015 Jul 23;61:17-28. Epub 2015 May 23.

Saarland University Medical School, José Carreras Center for Immuno- and Gene Therapy, Internal Medicine I, Homburg, Saar, Germany. Electronic address:

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July 2015

Management of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL).

Cancer Treat Res 2015 ;165:271-88

German High-Grade Non-Hodgkin-Lymphoma Study Group (DSHNHL), Department Internal Medicine I, Saarland University Medical School, 66421, Homburg, Saarland, Germany.

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April 2015

Optimization of rituximab for the treatment of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (II): extended rituximab exposure time in the SMARTE-R-CHOP-14 trial of the german high-grade non-Hodgkin lymphoma study group.

J Clin Oncol 2014 Dec 17;32(36):4127-33. Epub 2014 Nov 17.

Michael Pfreundschuh, Viola Poeschel, Gerhard Held, Tanja Rixecker, Carsten Zwick, and Niels Murawski, Universitätsklinikum des Saarlandes, Homburg; Samira Zeynalova, Leipzig University, Leipzig; Mathias Hänel, Klinikum Chemnitz, Chemnitz; Norbert Schmitz, Asklepios Klinik St Georg, Hamburg; Andreas Viardot, Universitätsklinikum Ulm, Ulm; Martin H. Dreyling, Klinikum Großhadern; Ulrich Keller, Klinikum Rechts der Isar, Munich; Michael Hallek, Carsten Mueller, and Martin H.J. Wiesen, Universitätsklinik Köln, Köln; Mathias Witzens-Harig, Universitätsklinik Heidelberg, Heidelberg; and Lorenz Truemper, Universitätsklinikum Göttingen, Göttingen, Germany.

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December 2014

Immunosuppression and monocyte subsets.

Nephrol Dial Transplant 2015 Jan 13;30(1):143-53. Epub 2014 Oct 13.

Department of Internal Medicine IV, Saarland University Medical Center, Homburg, Germany.

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January 2015

Vitamin D deficiency impairs rituximab-mediated cellular cytotoxicity and outcome of patients with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma treated with but not without rituximab.

J Clin Oncol 2014 Oct 18;32(29):3242-8. Epub 2014 Aug 18.

Jörg Thomas Bittenbring, Frank Neumann, Marina Achenbach, Jörg Reichrath, Jürgen Geisel, Evi Regitz, Gerhard Held, and Michael Pfreundschuh, Klinik für Innere Medizin I, Universitätsklinikum des Saarlandes, Homburg; and Bettina Altmann and Marita Ziepert, University Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany.

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October 2014

Elevated serum free light chains do not predict outcome of elderly patients with aggressive CD20(+) B-cell lymphomas.

Br J Haematol 2014 Nov 27;167(3):430-4. Epub 2014 Jun 27.

Department of Internal Medicine I, Oncology, Haematology, Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology, Saarland University Medical School, Homburg, Germany.

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November 2014

Inactivation of protein-phosphatase 2A causing hyperphosphorylation of autoantigenic paraprotein targets in MGUS/MM is due to an exchange of its regulatory subunits.

Int J Cancer 2014 Nov 5;135(9):2046-53. Epub 2014 Apr 5.

José-Carreras-Center for Immuno- and Gene Therapy, Internal Medicine I, Saarland University Medical School, Homburg (Saar), Germany.

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November 2014

Proinflammatory progranulin antibodies in inflammatory bowel diseases.

Dig Dis Sci 2014 Aug 4;59(8):1733-42. Epub 2014 Mar 4.

José Carreras Center for Immuno- and Gene Therapy and Internal Medicine I, Saarland University Medical School, Homburg/Saar, Germany,

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August 2014

Role of radiotherapy to bulky disease in elderly patients with aggressive B-cell lymphoma.

J Clin Oncol 2014 Apr 3;32(11):1112-8. Epub 2014 Feb 3.

Gerhard Held, Niels Murawski, Jochen Fleckenstein, Viola Pöschel, Carsten Zwick, Jörg Bittenbring, Jörg Schubert, Christian Rübe, and Michael Pfreundschuh, Universitätsklinikum des Saarlandes, Homburg; Marita Ziepert and Markus Löffler, Universität Leipzig, Leipzig; Mathias Hänel, Klinikum Chemnitz, Chemnitz; Sibylla Wilhelm, Städtisches Klinikum Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe; and Norbert Schmitz, Asklepios-Klinik St Georg, Hamburg, Germany.

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April 2014