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VZV-specific T-cell levels in patients with rheumatic diseases are reduced and differentially influenced by antirheumatic drugs.

Arthritis Res Ther 2018 Nov 9;20(1):252. Epub 2018 Nov 9.

Department of Transplant and Infection Immunology, Saarland University, 66421, Homburg, Germany.

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https://arthritis-research.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.118
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13075-018-1742-5DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6235212PMC
November 2018

Robust method for isolation of tumor infiltrating lymphocytes with a high vital cell yield from small samples of renal cell carcinomas by a new collagenase-free mechanical procedure.

Urol Oncol 2018 09 30;36(9):402.e1-402.e10. Epub 2018 Jul 30.

Department of Urology and Pediatric Urology, Saarland University, Homburg (Saar), Germany; Department of Transplant and Infection Immunology, Saarland University, Homburg (Saar), Germany. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2018.06.002DOI Listing
September 2018

Assay for improved detection of antigen-specific immune cells from extrasanguinous fluids.

Eur J Immunol 2018 08 23;48(8):1412-1414. Epub 2018 Apr 23.

Department of Transplant and Infection Immunology, Saarland University, Homburg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/eji.201847490DOI Listing
August 2018

Rapid reconstitution of CMV-specific T-cells after stem-cell transplantation.

Eur J Haematol 2018 Jul 17;101(1):38-47. Epub 2018 May 17.

Department of Transplant and Infection Immunology, Saarland University, Homburg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ejh.13077DOI Listing
July 2018

Quantity, quality, and functionality of peripheral blood cells derived from residual blood of different apheresis kits.

Transfusion 2018 06 6;58(6):1516-1526. Epub 2018 May 6.

Biophysics, Center for Integrative Physiology and Molecular Medicine (CIPMM), School of Medicine, Homburg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/trf.14616DOI Listing
June 2018

CTLA-4-expression on VZV-specific T cells in CSF and blood is specifically increased in patients with VZV related central nervous system infections.

Eur J Immunol 2018 01 14;48(1):151-160. Epub 2017 Sep 14.

Department of Transplant and Infection Immunology, Saarland University, Homburg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/eji.201747079DOI Listing
January 2018

Letter to the Editor regarding Dounousi E et al. Intact FGF23 and α-Klotho during acute inflammation/sepsis in CKD patients.

Eur J Clin Invest 2017 06;47(6):468-469

Internal Medicine IV - Nephrology and Hypertension, Saarland University Faculty of Medicine, Saarland University Medical Center, Homburg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/eci.12761DOI Listing
June 2017

High-urgency kidney transplantation in the Eurotransplant Kidney Allocation System: success or waste of organs? The Eurotransplant 15-year all-centre survey.

Nephrol Dial Transplant 2016 09 4;31(9):1515-22. Epub 2016 Feb 4.

TransplanTUM, Munich Transplant Center, Klinikum rechts der Isar der Technischen Universität München, D-81675 Munich, Germany Department of Nephrology, Klinikum rechts der Isar der Technischen Universität München, D-81675 Munich, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ndt/gfv446DOI Listing
September 2016

Differentiation of Monocyte Derived Dendritic Cells in End Stage Renal Disease is Skewed Towards Accelerated Maturation.

Adv Clin Exp Med 2015 Mar-Apr;24(2):257-66

Department of Internal Medicine IV, Saarland University, Homburg/Saar, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.17219/acem/40463DOI Listing
August 2015

Kidney transplantation from a deceased donor with anuric acute kidney injury caused by rhabdomyolysis.

Transplantation 2014 Nov;98(10):e87-8

1 Department of Internal Medicine IV Nephrology Saarland University Medical Centre Homburg-Saar, Germany 2 Department of Urology Saarland University Medical Centre Homburg-Saar, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/TP.0000000000000475DOI Listing
November 2014

Antigen-specific CD4 T cells are induced after intravesical BCG-instillation therapy in patients with bladder cancer and show similar cytokine profiles as in active tuberculosis.

PLoS One 2013 11;8(9):e69892. Epub 2013 Sep 11.

Department of Urology, Saarland University, Homburg, Germany ; Department of Transplant and Infection Immunology, Institute of Virology, Saarland University, Homburg, Germany.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0069892PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3770812PMC
June 2014

Calcium homeostasis in red blood cells of dialysis patients in dependence of erythropoietin treatment.

Front Physiol 2014 27;5:16. Epub 2014 Jan 27.

Research Centre for Molecular Imaging and Screening, School of Medicine, Institute for Molecular Cell Biology, Saarland University Homburg/Saar, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fphys.2014.00016DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3902209PMC
January 2014

Serial influenza-vaccination reveals impaired maintenance of specific T-cell memory in patients with end-stage renal failure.

Vaccine 2013 Aug 8;31(38):4111-20. Epub 2013 Jul 8.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2013.06.076DOI Listing
August 2013

T-cell numbers and antigen-specific T-cell function follow different circadian rhythms.

J Clin Immunol 2012 Dec 15;32(6):1381-9. Epub 2012 Jul 15.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10875-012-9730-zDOI Listing
December 2012

Massive monoclonal expansion of CD4 T-cells specific for a Mycobacterium tuberculosis ESAT-6 peptide.

Eur Respir J 2012 Jul 20;40(1):152-60. Epub 2012 Jan 20.

Dept of Transplant and Infection Immunology, Saarland University, Homburg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1183/09031936.00175611DOI Listing
July 2012

Cytomegalovirus-specific T-cell immunity to assign the infection status in individuals with passive immunity: a proof of principle.

J Clin Virol 2012 Jul 28;54(3):272-5. Epub 2012 Mar 28.

Department of Transplant and Infection Immunology, Saarland University, Homburg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcv.2012.03.001DOI Listing
July 2012

[S3-guideline for uncomplicated urinary tract infections - treatment guidelines compliance].

Med Monatsschr Pharm 2011 May;34(5):164-8

Klinik und Poliklinik für Urologie, Kinderurologie und Andrologie, Universitätsklinikum Giessen.

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May 2011

Successful outcome of kidney transplantation from a HBV-DNA positive donor into recipients with cleared HBV-infection using a pre-emptive therapy approach.

J Clin Virol 2010 Sep 24;49(1):53-7. Epub 2010 Jul 24.

Department of Transplant and Infection Immunology, Institute of Virology, Saarland University, D-66421 Homburg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcv.2010.06.020DOI Listing
September 2010

Differential kinetics of effector and regulatory T cells in patients on calcineurin inhibitor-based drug regimens.

Kidney Int 2009 Sep 3;76(5):557-66. Epub 2009 Jun 3.

Department of Internal Medicine IV, University of the Saarland, Homburg D-66421, Germany.

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http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S008525381554001
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ki.2009.198DOI Listing
September 2009

Vaccination of the solid organ transplant recipient.

Transplant Rev (Orlando) 2008 Oct 6;22(4):274-84. Epub 2008 Aug 6.

Department of Internal Medicine IV, University of the Saarland, Homburg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.trre.2008.07.001DOI Listing
October 2008

Cytomegalovirus-specific T-cell responses and viral replication in kidney transplant recipients.

J Transl Med 2008 Jun 9;6:29. Epub 2008 Jun 9.

Transplantation Virology, Institute for Medical Microbiology, University of Basel, Petersplatz 10, 4003 Basel, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1479-5876-6-29DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2432058PMC
June 2008

Ras/PI3kinase/cofilin-independent activation of human CD45RA+ and CD45RO+ T cells by superagonistic CD28 stimulation.

Eur J Immunol 2007 Oct;37(10):2881-91

Institute for Immunology, Ruprecht-Karls-University, Heidelberg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/eji.200737206DOI Listing
October 2007

Maintenance of HIV-specific central and effector memory CD4 and CD8 T cells requires antigen persistence.

AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 2007 Apr;23(4):549-53

Department of Internal Medicine IV, University of the Saarland, 66421 Homburg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/aid.2006.0234DOI Listing
April 2007

Improved efficiency in detecting cellular immunity towards M. tuberculosis in patients receiving immunosuppressive drug therapy.

Nephrol Dial Transplant 2006 Nov 25;21(11):3258-68. Epub 2006 Aug 25.

Department of Internal Medicine IV, Nephrology, University of the Saarland, D-66421 Homburg, Germany.

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https://academic.oup.com/ndt/article-lookup/doi/10.1093/ndt/
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ndt/gfl416DOI Listing
November 2006

Humoral immune responses of lung cancer patients against tumor antigen NY-ESO-1.

Cancer Lett 2006 May 29;236(1):64-71. Epub 2005 Jun 29.

Department of Internal Medicine, Johannes Gutenberg University, Obere Zahlbacherstr.63, D-55131 Mainz, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.canlet.2005.05.008DOI Listing
May 2006

Antigen-specific T cell responses: determination of their frequencies, homing properties, and effector functions in human whole blood.

Methods 2006 Feb;38(2):77-83

Department of Virology, Institute of Medical Microbiology and Hygiene, Saarland University, 66421 Homburg, Germany.

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http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S104620230500223
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ymeth.2005.09.016DOI Listing
February 2006

Rapid identification of preformed alloreactive T cells for use in a clinical setting.

Transplantation 2004 Aug;78(4):607-14

Medical Department IV, Nephrology, University of the Saarland, Homburg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.tp.0000131949.59284.4dDOI Listing
August 2004

Cofilin peptide homologs interfere with immunological synapse formation and T cell activation.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2004 Feb 3;101(7):1957-62. Epub 2004 Feb 3.

Institute for Immunology, Ruprecht-Karls-University, D-69120 Heidelberg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.0308282100DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC357034PMC
February 2004

Acanthocytes in the urine: useful tool to differentiate diabetic nephropathy from glomerulonephritis?

Diabetes Care 2004 Jan;27(1):190-4

Department of Nephrology, University of Homburg, Homburg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2337/diacare.27.1.190DOI Listing
January 2004

Is the cytomegalovirus serologic status always accurate? A comparative analysis of humoral and cellular immunity.

Transplantation 2003 Oct;76(8):1229-30

Medical Department IV, Nephrology, University of the Saarland, Homburg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.TP.0000083894.61333.56DOI Listing
October 2003

Transforming growth factor beta1 genotype polymorphisms determine AV fistula patency in hemodialysis patients.

Kidney Int 2003 Sep;64(3):1101-7

Medical Department IV, Nephrology, University Homburg, Homburg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1523-1755.2003.00176.xDOI Listing
September 2003

No rise in renal Doppler resistance indices at peak serum levels of cyclosporin A in stable kidney transplant patients.

Nephrol Dial Transplant 2003 Aug;18(8):1639-43

Medical Department IV, Nephrology, University of Homburg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ndt/gfg197DOI Listing
August 2003

Uremia-associated immune defect: the IL-10-CRP axis.

Kidney Int Suppl 2003 May(84):S76-9

Medical Department IV, University of the Saarland, Homburg/Saar, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1523-1755.63.s84.14.xDOI Listing
May 2003

IgA nephropathy.

N Engl J Med 2003 Jan;348(1):79-81; author reply 79-81

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http://www.nejm.org/doi/abs/10.1056/NEJM200301023480117
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJM200301023480117DOI Listing
January 2003

Dominance of virus-specific CD8 T cells in human primary cytomegalovirus infection.

J Am Soc Nephrol 2002 Oct;13(10):2577-84

Medical Department IV, Division of Nephrology, University of the Saarland, Homburg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.asn.0000030141.41726.52DOI Listing
October 2002

A shift in the Th(1)/Th(2) ratio accompanies the clinical remission of systemic lupus erythematosus in patients with end-stage renal disease.

Nephrol Dial Transplant 2002 Oct;17(10):1790-4

Medical Department IV, Nephrology, University Homburg, Homburg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ndt/17.10.1790DOI Listing
October 2002

Anti-inflammatory interleukin-10 genotype protects dialysis patients from cardiovascular events.

Kidney Int 2002 Sep;62(3):949-55

Medical Department IV, University of Homburg/Saar, Kirrberger Strasse 1, D-66421 Homburg/Saar, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1523-1755.2002.00504.xDOI Listing
September 2002

Age-related decrease in adenovirus-specific T cell responses.

J Infect Dis 2002 May 30;185(10):1379-87. Epub 2002 Apr 30.

Medical Department IV, Institute of Medical Microbiology and Hygiene, University of the Saarland, Homburg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/340502DOI Listing
May 2002

Sustained high frequencies of specific CD4 T cells restricted to a single persistent virus.

J Virol 2002 Apr;76(8):3748-55

Medical Department IV, Institute of Medical Microbiology and Hygiene, University of the Saarland, D-66421 Homburg, Germany.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC136081PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/jvi.76.8.3748-3755.2002DOI Listing
April 2002