Publications by authors named "Thomas Blank"

77Publications

Neurobiological predictors for clinical trajectories in fully remitted depressed patients.

Depress Anxiety 2020 Nov 1. Epub 2020 Nov 1.

Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Medical University of Vienna, Austria.

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November 2020

Increased IL-8 concentrations in the cerebrospinal fluid of patients with unipolar depression.

Compr Psychiatry 2020 10 12;102:152196. Epub 2020 Aug 12.

Section for Experimental Neuropsychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Medical Center - University of Freiburg, Faculty of Medicine, University of Freiburg, Germany; Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Medical Center - University of Freiburg, Faculty of Medicine, University of Freiburg, Germany. Electronic address:

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October 2020

Modeling cannabinoids from a large-scale sample of Cannabis sativa chemotypes.

PLoS One 2020 1;15(9):e0236878. Epub 2020 Sep 1.

Department of Information Science, University of Colorado Boulder, Boulder, Colorado, United States of America.

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October 2020

Cerebrospinal Fluid Findings of 36 Adult Patients with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Brain Sci 2020 Jun 8;10(6). Epub 2020 Jun 8.

Section for Experimental Neuropsychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Medical Center - University of Freiburg, Faculty of Medicine, University of Freiburg, 79085 Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany.

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June 2020

Silencing of TGFβ signalling in microglia results in impaired homeostasis.

Nat Commun 2018 10 1;9(1):4011. Epub 2018 Oct 1.

Institute for Anatomy and Cell Biology, Department of Molecular Embryology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Freiburg, 79104, Freiburg, Germany.

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October 2018

Histone Deacetylases 1 and 2 Regulate Microglia Function during Development, Homeostasis, and Neurodegeneration in a Context-Dependent Manner.

Immunity 2018 03 13;48(3):514-529.e6. Epub 2018 Mar 13.

Institute of Neuropathology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Freiburg, Freiburg 79106, Germany; BIOSS Centre for Biological Signalling Studies, University of Freiburg, Freiburg 79104, Germany. Electronic address:

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March 2018

Social comparisons and quality of life following a prostate cancer diagnosis.

J Psychosoc Oncol 2018 May-Jun;36(3):350-363. Epub 2018 Feb 9.

c Health, Behavior, and Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health , Baltimore , Maryland , USA.

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August 2019

Early Microglia Activation Precedes Photoreceptor Degeneration in a Mouse Model of CNGB1-Linked Retinitis Pigmentosa.

Front Immunol 2017 5;8:1930. Epub 2018 Jan 5.

Center for Integrated Protein Science Munich CiPSM and Department of Pharmacy, Center for Drug Research, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Munich, Germany.

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January 2018

Type I interferon pathway in CNS homeostasis and neurological disorders.

Glia 2017 09 18;65(9):1397-1406. Epub 2017 May 18.

Institute of Neuropathology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany.

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September 2017

CatacLysMic specificity when targeting myeloid cells?

Eur J Immunol 2016 06 19;46(6):1340-2. Epub 2016 May 19.

Institute of Neuropathology, Freiburg University Medical Centre, Freiburg, Germany.

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June 2016

The Health Effects of Masculine Self-Esteem Following Treatment for Localized Prostate Cancer Among Gay Men.

LGBT Health 2016 02 24;3(1):49-56. Epub 2015 Dec 24.

6 Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research, Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital , Bedford, Massachusetts.

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February 2016

Altered microglia morphology and higher resilience to stress-induced depression-like behavior in CX3CR1-deficient mice.

Brain Behav Immun 2016 07 11;55:126-137. Epub 2015 Nov 11.

Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Hospital Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany; Department for Neuroscience, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Netherlands. Electronic address:

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July 2016

Fine-tuning of type I IFN-signaling in microglia--implications for homeostasis, CNS autoimmunity and interferonopathies.

Curr Opin Neurobiol 2016 Feb 20;36:38-42. Epub 2015 Sep 20.

Institute of Neuropathology, University of Freiburg, Germany; BIOSS Centre for Biological Signalling Studies, University of Freiburg, Germany. Electronic address:

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February 2016

Genetic Cell Ablation Reveals Clusters of Local Self-Renewing Microglia in the Mammalian Central Nervous System.

Immunity 2015 Jul 7;43(1):92-106. Epub 2015 Jul 7.

Institute for Molecular Medicine, University Medical Center of the Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz, Obere Zahlbacher Str. 67, 55131 Mainz, Germany. Electronic address:

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July 2015

Small-conductance Ca2+-activated potassium type 2 channels regulate the formation of contextual fear memory.

PLoS One 2015 4;10(5):e0127264. Epub 2015 May 4.

Department of Cell & Molecular Biology, John A. Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America; Institute for Neuropathology, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany.

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April 2016

NF-κB signaling regulates myelination in the CNS.

Front Mol Neurosci 2014 26;7:47. Epub 2014 May 26.

Institute of Neuropathology, University of Freiburg Freiburg, Germany ; BIOSS Centre for Biological Signalling Studies, University of Freiburg Freiburg, Germany.

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June 2014

Microglia fuel the learning brain.

Trends Immunol 2014 Apr 11;35(4):139-40. Epub 2014 Mar 11.

Institute of Neuropathology, University of Freiburg, Breisacher Straße 64, 79106 Freiburg, Germany; BIOSS Centre for Biological Signalling Studies, University of Freiburg, Germany. Electronic address:

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April 2014

Parent adaptation and family functioning in relation to narratives of children with chronic illness.

J Pediatr Nurs 2014 Jan-Feb;29(1):58-64. Epub 2013 Aug 21.

Department of Human Development and Family Studies, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT.

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April 2015

Emotional approach coping: gender differences on psychological adjustment in young to middle-aged cancer survivors.

Psychol Health 2013 7;28(8):874-94. Epub 2013 Feb 7.

Department of Psychology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, USA.

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September 2013

Cognitive and emotional aspects of fear of recurrence: predictors and relations with adjustment in young to middle-aged cancer survivors.

Psychooncology 2013 Jul 12;22(7):1630-8. Epub 2012 Oct 12.

Department of Psychology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269-1020, USA.

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July 2013

Microglia as modulators of cognition and neuropsychiatric disorders.

Glia 2013 Jan 27;61(1):62-70. Epub 2012 Jun 27.

Department of Neuropathology, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany.

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January 2013

The relationship of coping strategies, social support, and attachment style with posttraumatic growth in cancer survivors.

J Health Psychol 2012 Oct 17;17(7):1033-40. Epub 2012 Jan 17.

Department of Human Development and Family Studies, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269-2058, USA.

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October 2012

Illness centrality, disclosure, and well-being in younger and middle-aged adult cancer survivors.

Br J Health Psychol 2011 Nov 4;16(4):880-9. Epub 2011 May 4.

Psychology Department, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, USA.

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November 2011

Associations of positive and negative life changes with well-being in young and middle-aged adult cancer survivors.

Psychol Health 2012 7;27(4):412-29. Epub 2011 Jul 7.

Department of Psychology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, USA.

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September 2012

c-Jun N-terminal kinases in memory and synaptic plasticity.

Rev Neurosci 2011 24;22(4):403-10. Epub 2011 May 24.

Department of Cell and Molecular Biology, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii, 651 Ilalo St, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA.

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November 2011

Hippocampal c-Jun-N-terminal kinases serve as negative regulators of associative learning.

J Neurosci 2010 Oct;30(40):13348-61

Specialized Neuroscience Research Program, John A. Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813, USA.

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October 2010

Self-identity after cancer: "survivor", "victim", "patient", and "person with cancer".

J Gen Intern Med 2009 Nov;24 Suppl 2:S430-5

Department of Psychology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, USA.

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November 2009

Cancer from both sides now: combining personal and research perspectives on survivorship.

Authors:
Thomas O Blank

J Gen Intern Med 2009 Nov;24 Suppl 2:S425-8

Department of Human Development and Family Studies, University of Connecticut, Unit 2058, Storrs, CT 06269-2058, USA.

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November 2009

The central nucleus of the amygdala and corticotropin-releasing factor: insights into contextual fear memory.

J Neurosci 2009 Jun;29(22):7379-88

Department of Cell & Molecular Biology, John A. Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813, USA.

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June 2009

Future perspectives on the treatment issues associated with cancer and aging.

Cancer 2008 Dec;113(12 Suppl):3512-8

Global Outcomes Research, Pfizer, Inc., New London, Connecticut 06320, USA.

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December 2008

Positive and negative health behavior changes in cancer survivors: a stress and coping perspective.

J Health Psychol 2008 Nov;13(8):1198-206

Department of Psychology, University of Connecticut, Storrs 06269, USA.

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November 2008

Cancer-related identity and positive affect in survivors of prostate cancer.

J Cancer Surviv 2007 Mar;1(1):44-8

The Office of Cancer Survivorship, National Cancer Institute, 6116 Executive Blvd, Suite 404, MSC 8336, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA.

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March 2007

Identification and characterization of a novel, shorter isoform of the small conductance Ca2+ -activated K+ channel SK2.

J Neurochem 2008 Sep 9;106(6):2312-21. Epub 2008 Jul 9.

Max Planck Institute for Experimental Medicine, John A. Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813, USA.

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September 2008

A gerontologic perspective on cancer and aging.

Cancer 2008 Jun;112(11 Suppl):2569-76

Human Development and Family Studies, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut 06269, USA.

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June 2008

Transcriptional regulation of intronic calcium-activated potassium channel SK2 promoters by nuclear factor-kappa B and glucocorticoids.

Mol Cell Biochem 2007 Jun 30;300(1-2):9-17. Epub 2007 Mar 30.

Department of Molecular Neuroendocrinology, Max Planck Institute for Experimental Medicine, Goettingen, Germany.

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June 2007

Understanding treatment decision making: contexts, commonalities, complexities, and challenges.

Ann Behav Med 2006 Dec;32(3):211-7

Human Development and Family Studies, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269-2058, USA.

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December 2006

Social comparison processes in autobiographies of adult cancer survivors.

J Health Psychol 2006 Sep;11(5):777-86

National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA.

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September 2006

After prostate cancer: predictors of well-being among long-term prostate cancer survivors.

Cancer 2006 May;106(10):2128-35

Human Development and Family Studies, School of Family Studies, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut 06269-2058, USA.

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May 2006

Predicting posttraumatic growth in breast cancer survivors.

Health Psychol 2006 Jan;25(1):47-56

School of Family Studies.

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January 2006

Gay men and prostate cancer: invisible diversity.

Authors:
Thomas O Blank

J Clin Oncol 2005 Apr;23(12):2593-6

School of Family Studies, University of Connecticut, Storrs, USA.

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April 2005

Small conductance Ca2+-activated K+ channels as targets of CNS drug development.

Curr Drug Targets CNS Neurol Disord 2004 Jun;3(3):161-7

Department of Molecular Neuroendocrinology, Max Planck Institute for Experimental Medicine, D-37075 Goettingen, Germany.

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June 2004

Molecular determinants mediating effects of acute stress on hippocampus-dependent synaptic plasticity and learning.

Mol Neurobiol 2004 Apr;29(2):131-8

Department of Molecular Neuroendocrinology, Max Planck Institute for Experimental Medicine, D-37075 Goettingen, Germany.

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April 2004

In vivo CREB phosphorylation mediated by dopamine and NMDA receptor activation in mouse hippocampus and caudate nucleus.

Brain Res Gene Expr Patterns 2002 Jan;1(2):101-6

Department of Molecular Neuroendocrinology, Max Planck Institute for Experimental Medicine, Hermann-Rein-Strasse 3, D-37075 Goettingen, Germany.

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January 2002

Small-conductance, Ca2+-activated K+ channel SK3 generates age-related memory and LTP deficits.

Nat Neurosci 2003 Sep;6(9):911-2

Department of Molecular Neuroendocrinology, Max Planck Institute for Experimental Medicine, D-37075 Goettingen, Germany.

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September 2003

The corticotropin-releasing factor receptor 1 antagonist CP-154,526 reverses stress-induced learning deficits in mice.

Behav Brain Res 2003 Jan;138(2):207-13

Department of Molecular Neuroendocrinology, Max Planck Institute for Experimental Medicine, Hermann-Rein-Street 3, D-37075 Goettingen, Germany.

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January 2003

Priming of long-term potentiation in mouse hippocampus by corticotropin-releasing factor and acute stress: implications for hippocampus-dependent learning.

J Neurosci 2002 May;22(9):3788-94

Department of Molecular Neuroendocrinology, Max-Planck Institute for Experimental Medicine, D-37075 Goettingen, Germany.

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May 2002

Dodecaindane (tBu Si) In -A Compound with an In Deltapolyhedron Framework.

Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 1999 Mar;38(6):839-841

Institut für Anorganische Chemie der Universität, Meiserstrasse 1, D-80333 München (Germany), Fax: (+49) 89-5902-578.

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March 1999