Publications by authors named "Thomas A Luger"

100Publications

Serlopitant reduced pruritus in patients with prurigo nodularis in a phase 2, randomized, placebo-controlled trial.

J Am Acad Dermatol 2019 May 17;80(5):1395-1402. Epub 2019 Mar 17.

Department of Dermatology, University Hospital Münster, Münster, Germany.

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May 2019

Kongenitale Gefäß- und Pigmentmale mit Lymphödem, Beinlängendifferenz und Skoliose.

J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 2017 Jul;15(7):751-754

Klinik für Hautkrankheiten, Universitätsklinikum Münster, Von-Esmarch-Straße, Münster.

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July 2017

Congenital telangiectatic und pigmented lesions associated with lymphedema, difference in leg length, and scoliosis.

J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 2017 Jul 14;15(7):751-753. Epub 2017 Jun 14.

Department of Dermatology, University Medical Center Münster, Münster, Germany.

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July 2017

VORWORT.

Authors:
Thomas A Luger

J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 2016 Dec;14 Suppl 6

Klinik für Hautkrankheiten, Universitätsklinikum Münster.

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December 2016

Increasing Comorbidities Suggest that Atopic Dermatitis Is a Systemic Disorder.

J Invest Dermatol 2017 01 20;137(1):18-25. Epub 2016 Oct 20.

Division of Immunology, Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria.

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January 2017

α-MSH modulates cell adhesion and inflammatory responses of synovial fibroblasts from osteoarthritis patients.

Biochem Pharmacol 2016 09 7;116:89-99. Epub 2016 Jul 7.

Dept. of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany; Centre for Medical Biotechnology, BioPark I, Regensburg, Germany. Electronic address:

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September 2016

The skin in psoriasis: assessment and challenges.

Clin Exp Rheumatol 2015 Sep-Oct;33(5 Suppl 93):S14-9. Epub 2015 Oct 15.

Department of Dermatology, University Hospital Münster, Germany.

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December 2015

Hypotrichosis, milia, brachydactyly, and frenula.

J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 2015 Sep 14;13(9):934-6. Epub 2015 Jul 14.

Department of Dermatology, General Dermatology and Venereology, Von-Esmarch-Straße 58, 48149, Münster.

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September 2015

Cutaneous RANK-RANKL Signaling Upregulates CD8-Mediated Antiviral Immunity during Herpes simplex Virus Infection by Preventing Virus-Induced Langerhans Cell Apoptosis.

J Invest Dermatol 2015 Nov 15;135(11):2676-2687. Epub 2015 Jun 15.

Department of Dermatology, University of Münster, Münster, Germany; Collaborative Research Centre 1009, University of Münster, Münster, Germany; Interdisciplinary Center for Clinical Research-IZKF, University of Münster, Münster, Germany; Cells in Motion - Cluster of Excellence, University of Münster, Münster, Germany. Electronic address:

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November 2015

L-Ascorbyl-2-phosphate attenuates NF-κB signaling in SZ95 sebocytes without affecting IL-6 and IL-8 secretion.

Arch Dermatol Res 2015 Sep 18;307(7):595-605. Epub 2015 Apr 18.

Ikeno Clinic of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery, Ginza 1-14-4, 3F, Chuo-ku, Tokyo, Japan,

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September 2015

NK-1 Antagonists and Itch.

Handb Exp Pharmacol 2015 ;226:237-55

Department of Dermatology, Competence Center Chronic Pruritus, University Hospital of Münster, Von-Esmarch-Strasse 58, 48149, Münster, Germany,

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July 2015

An α-MSH analog in erythropoietic protoporphyria.

J Invest Dermatol 2015 Apr;135(4):929-931

Department of Dermatology, University of Münster, Münster, Germany. Electronic address:

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April 2015

Early treatment with rutoside and ascorbic acid is highly effective for progressive pigmented purpuric dermatosis.

J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 2014 Dec;12(12):1112-9

Department of Dermatology, University Medical Center Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany.

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December 2014

Successful treatment of discoid lupus erythematosus with fumaric acid esters.

J Am Acad Dermatol 2014 Jul;71(1):e15-7

Department of Dermatology, University of Muenster, Germany; Division of Immunogenetics, Tumor Immunology Program, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany. Electronic address:

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July 2014

Is MC1 dispensable for regulation of cutaneous inflammatory and immune responses?

Exp Dermatol 2013 Dec;22(12):792-4

Department of Dermatology, Laboratory for Neuroendocrinology of the Skin and Interdisciplinary Endocrinology, University of Münster, Münster, Germany.

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December 2013

Inhibition of the prohormone convertase subtilisin-kexin isoenzyme-1 induces apoptosis in human melanoma cells.

J Invest Dermatol 2014 Jan 27;134(1):168-175. Epub 2013 Jun 27.

Laboratory for Neuroendocrinology of the Skin and Interdisciplinary Endocrinology, Department of Dermatology, University of Münster, Münster, Germany. Electronic address:

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January 2014

MRSA eradication in dermatologic outpatients - theory and practice.

J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 2012 Mar 29;10(3):186-96. Epub 2011 Dec 29.

Clinic and Polyclinic for Skin Diseases, Münster University Hospital, Germany.

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March 2012

Lactase deficiency: a potential novel aetiological factor in chronic pruritus of unknown origin.

Acta Derm Venereol 2011 Oct;91(6):698-703

Department of Dermatology and Competence Center Chronic Pruritus, University Hospital, DE-48149 Münster, Germany.

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October 2011

Successful treatment of palmoplantar hyperkeratotic psoriasis with a combination of etanercept and alitretinoin.

J Clin Aesthet Dermatol 2011 Apr;4(4):45-6

Department of Dermatology, University of Münster, Münster, Germany.

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April 2011

Itch in atopic dermatitis - pathophysiology and treatment.

Acta Dermatovenerol Croat 2010 ;18(4):289-96

Department of Dermatology, Competence Center Pruritus, University of Münster, Germany.

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May 2011

Terminal signal: anti-inflammatory effects of α-melanocyte-stimulating hormone related peptides beyond the pharmacophore.

Adv Exp Med Biol 2010 ;681:107-16

Department of Dermatology, University of Münster, Von Esmarch-Str. 58, D-48149 Münster, Germany.

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September 2012

Pathogenesis of pruritus.

J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 2011 Jun 5;9(6):456-63. Epub 2011 Jan 5.

Competence Center Chronic Pruritus, Department of Dermatology, University of Münster, Germany.

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June 2011

Psoriasis: Is ustekinumab superior to etanercept for psoriasis?

Nat Rev Rheumatol 2010 Sep;6(9):500-1

Department of Dermatology, University of Muenster, Von-Esmarch-Strasse 58, D-48149 Muenster, Germany.

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September 2010

Targeting the neurokinin receptor 1 with aprepitant: a novel antipruritic strategy.

PLoS One 2010 Jun 4;5(6):e10968. Epub 2010 Jun 4.

Department of Dermatology, Neurodermatology and Competence Center Pruritus, University of Münster, Münster, Germany.

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June 2010

Antipruritic treatment with systemic μ-opioid receptor antagonists: a review.

J Am Acad Dermatol 2010 Oct 11;63(4):680-8. Epub 2010 May 11.

Competence Center Pruritus, Department of Dermatology, University Hospital Münster, Münster, Germany.

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October 2010

Low density of sympathetic nerve fibers relative to substance P-positive nerve fibers in lesional skin of chronic pruritus and prurigo nodularis.

J Dermatol Sci 2010 Jun 4;58(3):193-7. Epub 2010 Apr 4.

Laboratory of Neuroendocrino-Immunology, Department of Internal Medicine I, University Hospital, 93042 Regensburg, Germany.

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June 2010

Increased cAMP levels modulate transforming growth factor-beta/Smad-induced expression of extracellular matrix components and other key fibroblast effector functions.

J Biol Chem 2010 Jan 26;285(1):409-21. Epub 2009 Oct 26.

Department of Dermatology, Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Cell Biology and Immunobiology of the Skin, 48149 Münster, Germany.

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January 2010

The role and duties of scientific medical societies: The German Society of Dermatology from the member's perspective.

J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 2010 Jan 14;8(1):20-31. Epub 2009 Sep 14.

Department of Dermatology, University of Münster, Germany.

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January 2010

G-DRG Version 2009: new developments.

J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 2009 Apr;7(4):318-27

Department of Dermatology, University Medical Center Freiburg, Germany.

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April 2009

Predisposing factors of actinic keratosis in a North-West German population.

Eur J Dermatol 2009 Jul-Aug;19(4):345-54. Epub 2009 May 25.

Department of Dermatology, University of Münster, Von-Esmarch-Str. 58, D-48149 Münster, Germany.

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September 2009

Putative neuronal mechanisms of sensitive skin.

Exp Dermatol 2009 May;18(5):417-23

Department of Dermatology, University of Münster, Münster, Germany.

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May 2009

Hydroxychloroquine modulates metabolic activity and proliferation and induces autophagic cell death of human dermal fibroblasts.

J Invest Dermatol 2009 Oct 9;129(10):2419-26. Epub 2009 Apr 9.

Department of Dermatology, University of Münster, Münster, Germany.

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October 2009

Alpha-melanocyte-stimulating hormone counteracts the suppressive effect of UVB on Nrf2 and Nrf-dependent gene expression in human skin.

Endocrinology 2009 Jul 12;150(7):3197-206. Epub 2009 Mar 12.

Department of Dermatology, Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Cell Biology and Immunobiology of the Skin, University of Münster, Von Esmarch-Strasse 58, 48149 Münster, Germany.

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July 2009

Chronic pruritus: targets, mechanisms and future therapies.

Drug News Perspect 2008 Dec;21(10):541-51

Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Competence Center for the Diagnostic and Therapy of Chronic Pruritus, University of Münster, Münster, Germany.

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December 2008

Nanomedicine--challenge and perspectives.

Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 2009 ;48(5):872-97

Center for Nanotechnology und Physikalisches Institut, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster, Wilhelm-Klemm-Strasse 10, 48149 Münster, Germany.

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February 2009

Treatment of extra-abdominal aggressive fibromatosis with pegylated interferon.

J Am Acad Dermatol 2008 Aug;59(2 Suppl 1):S7-9

Department of Dermatology, University of Münster, Münster, Germany.

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August 2008

Oxytocin alleviates the neuroendocrine and cytokine response to bacterial endotoxin in healthy men.

Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 2008 Sep 1;295(3):E686-91. Epub 2008 Jul 1.

Dept. of Medicine III, Medical Univ. of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18-20, A-1090, Vienna, Austria.

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September 2008

Disseminated giant molluscum contagiosum in a patient with idiopathic CD4+ lymphocytopenia. Successful eradication with systemic interferon.

Dermatology 2008 27;217(3):196-8. Epub 2008 Jun 27.

Department of Dermatology, University of Münster, Münster, Germany.

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February 2009

[G-DRG Version 2008: Facts and analyses].

J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 2008 Jun;6(6):483-91

Universitäts-Hautklinik, Universitätsklinikum Freiburg.

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June 2008

Antipruritic effect of cyclosporine microemulsion in prurigo nodularis: results of a case series.

J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 2008 Nov 28;6(11):941-6. Epub 2008 Apr 28.

Clinical Neurodermatology, Department of Dermatology, University of Münster, Münster, Germany.

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November 2008

Dermatologic subspecialties in German inpatient dermatology:a national survey.

J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 2008 Sep 26;6(9):735-40. Epub 2008 Mar 26.

Department of Dermatology, University of Münster, Germany.

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September 2008

Treatment of pruritic diseases with topical calcineurin inhibitors.

Ther Clin Risk Manag 2006 Jun;2(2):213-8

Clinical Neurodermatology, Department of Dermatology, University Hospital Münster Germany.

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June 2006

An update on the safety and tolerability of pimecrolimus cream 1%: evidence from clinical trials and post-marketing surveillance.

Dermatology 2007 18;215 Suppl 1:27-44. Epub 2007 Dec 18.

Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, Dalhousie University, and Queen Elizabeth II Health Science Centre, Halifax, NS, Canada.

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March 2008

Neurophysiological and neurochemical basis of modern pruritus treatment.

Exp Dermatol 2008 Mar 5;17(3):161-9. Epub 2007 Dec 5.

Clinical Neurodermatology, Department of Dermatology, University of Muenster, Muenster, Germany.

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March 2008

alpha-MSH related peptides: a new class of anti-inflammatory and immunomodulating drugs.

Ann Rheum Dis 2007 Nov;66 Suppl 3:iii52-5

Department of Dermatology, University Clinics Münster, Von-Esmarch-Str. 58, D-48149 Münster, Germany.

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November 2007

Underlying diseases and co-factors in patients with severe chronic pruritus: a 3-year retrospective study.

Acta Derm Venereol 2007 ;87(6):510-6

Clinical Neurodermatology, Department of Dermatology, University of Münster, Germany.

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February 2008

Extracorporeal photopheresis with permanent subcutaneous right atrial catheters.

J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 2007 Dec 21;5(12):1112-8. Epub 2007 Sep 21.

Department of Dermatology, University Clinic of Münster (UKM), Germany.

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December 2007

Assessment of publications using methods of evidence-based medicine: an introduction using a dermatological clinical study.

J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 2007 Sep;5(9):793-800

Department of Dermatology and Venereology, University of Frankfurt/Main, Germany.

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September 2007

[G-DRG version 2007: a short overview].

J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 2007 Sep;5(9):778-87

Universitäts-Hautklinik, Universitätsklinikum Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany.

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September 2007

Treatment of pustular psoriasis with infliximab.

J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 2007 May;5(5):397-9

Clinic and Polyclinic for Skin Diseases, Münster University Hospital, Germany.

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May 2007

Lichen planus responding to efalizumab.

J Am Acad Dermatol 2007 May;56(5 Suppl):S92-3

Department of Dermatology, University of Münster, Germany.

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May 2007

Terminating the stress: peripheral peptidolysis of proopiomelanocortin-derived regulatory hormones by the dermal microvascular endothelial cell extracellular peptidases neprilysin and angiotensin-converting enzyme.

Endocrinology 2007 Jun 15;148(6):2793-805. Epub 2007 Mar 15.

Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Cell Biology and Immunobiology of the Skin, Department of Dermatology, University of Münster, Von-Esmarch-Strasse 58, 48149 Münster, Germany.

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June 2007

Successful treatment of generalized eruptive histiocytoma with PUVA.

J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 2007 Feb;5(2):131-4

Department of Dermatology, University Hospital of Münster, Münster, Germany.

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February 2007

Monitoring neuropeptide-specific proteases: processing of the proopiomelanocortin peptides adrenocorticotropin and alpha-melanocyte-stimulating hormone in the skin.

Exp Dermatol 2006 Oct;15(10):751-61

Integrated Functional Genomics, Interdisciplinary Center for Clinical Research, University of Münster, Von-Esmarch-Strasse 58, 48149 Münster, Germany.

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October 2006

Melanocortin receptor ligands: new horizons for skin biology and clinical dermatology.

J Invest Dermatol 2006 Sep;126(9):1966-75

Department of Dermatology and Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Cell Biology and Immunobiology of the Skin, University of Münster, Germany.

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September 2006

Tumor-derived matrix metalloproteinase-1 targets endothelial proteinase-activated receptor 1 promoting endothelial cell activation.

Cancer Res 2006 Aug;66(15):7766-74

Department of Dermatology, Institute of Physiology II, Interdisziplinäres Zentrum für Klinische Forschung Münster, Von-Esmarch Strasse 58, 48149 Münster, Germany.

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August 2006