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  30. Lutz, P; Parcina, M; Bekeredjian-Ding, I; Nischalke, HD; Nattermann, J; Sauerbruch, T; Hoerauf, A; Strassburg, CP; Spengler, U:
    Impact of rifaximin on the frequency and characteristics of spontaneous bacterial peritonitis in patients with liver cirrhosis and ascites.
    PLoS One 9(4), 2014, e93909. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0093909

  31. Münch, D; Müller, A; Schneider, T; Kohl, B; Wenzel, M; Bandow, JE; Maffioli, S; Sosio, M; Donadio, S; Wimmer, R; Sahl, HG:
    The lantibiotic NAI-107 binds to bactoprenol-bound cell wall precursors and impairs membrane functions.
    J Biol Chem 289(17), 2014, 12063-12076. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M113.537449

  32. Ritter, M; Straubinger, K; Schmidt, S; Busch, DH; Hagner, S; Garn, H; Prazeres da Costa, C; Layland, LE:
    Functional relevance of NLRP3 inflammasome-mediated interleukin (IL)-1β during acute allergic airway inflammation.
    Clin Exp Immunol 178(2), 2014, 212-23. doi: 10.1111/cei.12400

  33. Schwartz, C; Oeser, K; Prazeres da Costa, C; Layland, LE; Voehringer, D:
    T cell-derived IL-4/IL-13 protects mice against fatal Schistosoma mansoni infection independently of basophils.
    J Immunol 193(7), 2014, 3590-9. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1401155

  34. Schäberle, TF; Schiefer, A; Schmitz, A; König, GM; Hoerauf, A; Pfarr, K:
    Corallopyronin A - a promising antibiotic for treatment of filariasis.
    Int J Med Microbiol 304(1), 2014, 72-8. doi: 10.1016/j.ijmm.2013.08.010

  35. Stock, I:
    [Hand, foot and mouth disease--more than a harmless "childhood disease"].
    Med Monatsschr Pharm 37(1), 2014, 4-10; quiz 11-2. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.058859-0

  36. Straubinger, K; Paul, S; Prazeres da Costa, O; Ritter, M; Buch, T; Busch, DH; Layland, LE; Prazeres da Costa, CU:
    Maternal immune response to helminth infection during pregnancy determines offspring susceptibility to allergic airway inflammation.
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 134(6), 2014, 1271-1279.e10. doi: 10.1016/j.jaci.2014.05.034

  37. Taylor, MJ; Hoerauf, A; Townson, S; Slatko, BE; Ward, SA:
    Anti-Wolbachia drug discovery and development: safe macrofilaricides for onchocerciasis and lymphatic filariasis.
    Parasitology 141(1), 2014, 119-27. doi: 10.1017/S0031182013001108

  38. Vehreschild, MJ; Hamprecht, A; Peterson, L; Schubert, S; Häntschel, M; Peter, S; Schafhausen, P; Rohde, H; Lilienfeld-Toal, MV; Bekeredjian-Ding, I; Libam, J; Hellmich, M; Vehreschild, JJ; Cornely, OA; Seifert, H:
    A multicentre cohort study on colonization and infection with ESBL-producing Enterobacteriaceae in high-risk patients with haematological malignancies.
    J Antimicrob Chemother 69(12), 2014, 3387-92. doi: 10.1093/jac/dku305

  39. Wilmes, M; Sahl, HG:
    Defensin-based anti-infective strategies.
    Int J Med Microbiol 304(1), 2014, 93-9. doi: 10.1016/j.ijmm.2013.08.007

  40. Wilmes, M; Stockem, M; Bierbaum, G; Schlag, M; Götz, F; Tran, DQ; Schaal, JB; Ouellette, AJ; Selsted, ME; Sahl, HG:
    Killing of staphylococci by θ-defensins involves membrane impairment and activation of autolytic enzymes.
    Antibiotics (Basel) 3(4), 2014, 617-31. doi: 10.3390/antibiotics3040617


  1. Bekeredjian-Ding, I:
    B cell encounters with apoptotic cells.
    Autoimmunity 46(5), 2013, 307-11. doi: 10.3109/08916934.2012.750298

  2. Hischebeth, GT; Kohlhof, H; Wimmer, MD; Randau, TM; Bekeredjian-Ding, I; Gravius, S:
    Detection of Pantoea agglomerans in hip prosthetic infection by sonication of the removed prosthesis: the first reported case.
    Technol Health Care 21(6), 2013, 613-8. doi: 10.3233/THC-130757

  3. Hübner, MP; Layland, LE; Hoerauf, A:
    Helminths and their implication in sepsis - a new branch of their immunomodulatory behaviour?
    Pathog Dis 69(2), 2013, 127-41. doi: 10.1111/2049-632X.12080

  4. Jansen, A; Szekat, C; Schröder, W; Wolz, C; Goerke, C; Lee, JC; Türck, M; Bierbaum, G:
    Production of capsular polysaccharide does not influence Staphylococcus aureus vancomycin susceptibility.
    BMC Microbiol 13, 2013, 65. doi: 10.1186/1471-2180-13-65

  5. Josten, M; Reif, M; Szekat, C; Al-Sabti, N; Roemer, T; Sparbier, K; Kostrzewa, M; Rohde, H; Sahl, HG; Bierbaum, G:
    Analysis of the matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization-time of flight mass spectrum of Staphylococcus aureus identifies mutations that allow differentiation of the main clonal lineages.
    J Clin Microbiol 51(6), 2013, 1809-17. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00518-13

  6. Lentz, CS; Halls, V; Hannam, JS; Niebel, B; Strübing, U; Mayer, G; Hoerauf, A; Famulok, M; Pfarr, KM:
    A selective inhibitor of heme biosynthesis in endosymbiotic bacteria elicits antifilarial activity in vitro.
    Chem Biol 20(2), 2013, 177-87. doi: 10.1016/j.chembiol.2012.11.009

  7. Lentz, CS; Stumpfe, D; Bajorath, J; Famulok, M; Hoerauf, A; Pfarr, KM:
    New chemotypes for wALADin1-like inhibitors of delta-aminolevulinic acid dehydratase from Wolbachia endobacteria.
    Bioorg Med Chem Lett 23(20), 2013, 5558-62. doi: 10.1016/j.bmcl.2013.08.052

  8. Quiblier, C; Luczak-Kadlubowska, A; Holdener, E; Alborn, D; Schneider, T; Wiedemann, I; Pinho, MG; Sahl, HG; Rohrer, S; Berger-Bächi, B; Senn, MM:
    The Staphylococcus aureus Membrane Protein SA2056 Interacts with Peptidoglycan Synthesis Enzymes.
    Antibiotics (Basel) 2(1), 2013, 11-27. doi: 10.3390/antibiotics2010011

  9. Schiefer, A; Vollmer, J; Lämmer, C; Specht, S; Lentz, C; Ruebsamen-Schaeff, H; Brötz-Oesterhelt, H; Hoerauf, A; Pfarr, K:
    The ClpP peptidase of Wolbachia endobacteria is a novel target for drug development against filarial infections.
    J Antimicrob Chemother 68(8), 2013, 1790-800. doi: 10.1093/jac/dkt105

  10. Schreiber, F; Szekat, C; Josten, M; Sahl, HG; Bierbaum, G:
    Antibiotic-induced autoactivation of IS256 in Staphylococcus aureus.
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 57(12), 2013, 6381-4. doi: 10.1128/AAC.01585-13

  11. Stock, I:
    [Infectious mononucleosis--a "childhood disease" of great medical concern].
    Med Monatsschr Pharm 36(10), 2013, 364-8. doi: 10.1016/j.ijmm.2013.11.008

  12. Stock, I:
    [Integrase inhibitors - new challenges for the treatment of HIV-1 infections].
    Med Monatsschr Pharm 36(12), 2013, 448-59; quiz 461-2. doi: 10.1016/j.ijmm.2013.11.008

  13. Stock, I:
    [Molluscum contagiosum--a common but poorly understood "childhood disease" and sexually transmitted illness].
    Med Monatsschr Pharm 36(8), 2013, 282-90. doi: 10.1016/j.bmcl.2013.08.052

  14. Vollmer, J; Schiefer, A; Schneider, T; Jülicher, K; Johnston, KL; Taylor, MJ; Sahl, HG; Hoerauf, A; Pfarr, K:
    Requirement of lipid II biosynthesis for cell division in cell wall-less Wolbachia, endobacteria of arthropods and filarial nematodes.
    Int J Med Microbiol 303(3), 2013, 140-9. doi: 10.1016/j.ijmm.2013.01.002


  1. Albers, A; Esum, ME; Tendongfor, N; Enyong, P; Klarmann, U; Wanji, S; Hoerauf, A; Pfarr, K:
    Retarded Onchocerca volvulus L1 to L3 larval development in the Simulium damnosum vector after anti-wolbachial treatment of the human host.
    Parasit Vectors 5, 2012, 12. doi: 10.1186/1756-3305-5-12

  2. Arndts, K; Deininger, S; Specht, S; Klarmann, U; Mand, S; Adjobimey, T; Debrah, AY; Batsa, L; Kwarteng, A; Epp, C; Taylor, M; Adjei, O; Layland, LE; Hoerauf, A:
    Elevated adaptive immune responses are associated with latent infections of Wuchereria bancrofti.
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 6(4), 2012, e1611. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001611

  3. Berscheid, A; Sass, P; Weber-Lassalle, K; Cheung, AL; Bierbaum, G:
    Revisiting the genomes of the Staphylococcus aureus strains NCTC 8325 and RN4220.
    Int J Med Microbiol 302(2), 2012, 84-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ijmm.2012.01.002

  4. Mand, S; Debrah, AY; Klarmann, U; Batsa, L; Marfo-Debrekyei, Y; Kwarteng, A; Specht, S; Belda-Domene, A; Fimmers, R; Taylor, M; Adjei, O; Hoerauf, A:
    Doxycycline improves filarial lymphedema independent of active filarial infection: a randomized controlled trial.
    Clin Infect Dis 55(5), 2012, 621-30. doi: 10.1093/cid/cis486

  5. Müller, A; Münch, D; Schmidt, Y; Reder-Christ, K; Schiffer, G; Bendas, G; Gross, H; Sahl, HG; Schneider, T; Brötz-Oesterhelt, H:
    Lipodepsipeptide empedopeptin inhibits cell wall biosynthesis through Ca2+-dependent complex formation with peptidoglycan precursors.
    J Biol Chem 287(24), 2012, 20270-80. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M112.369561

  6. Müller, A; Ulm, H; Reder-Christ, K; Sahl, HG; Schneider, T:
    Interaction of type A lantibiotics with undecaprenol-bound cell envelope precursors.
    Microb Drug Resist 18(3), 2012, 261-70. doi: 10.1089/mdr.2011.0242

  7. Münch, D; Roemer, T; Lee, SH; Engeser, M; Sahl, HG; Schneider, T:
    Identification and in vitro analysis of the GatD/MurT enzyme-complex catalyzing lipid II amidation in Staphylococcus aureus.
    PLoS Pathog 8(1), 2012, e1002509. doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1002509

  8. Sass, P; Berscheid, A; Jansen, A; Oedenkoven, M; Szekat, C; Strittmatter, A; Gottschalk, G; Bierbaum, G:
    Genome sequence of Staphylococcus aureus VC40, a vancomycin- and daptomycin-resistant strain, to study the genetics of development of resistance to currently applied last-resort antibiotics.
    J Bacteriol 194(8), 2012, 2107-8. doi: 10.1128/JB.06631-11

  9. Schiefer, A; Schmitz, A; Schäberle, TF; Specht, S; Lämmer, C; Johnston, KL; Vassylyev, DG; König, GM; Hoerauf, A; Pfarr, K:
    Corallopyronin A specifically targets and depletes essential obligate Wolbachia endobacteria from filarial nematodes in vivo.
    J Infect Dis 206(2), 2012, 249-57. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jis341

  10. Specht, S; Taylor, MD; Hoeve, MA; Allen, JE; Lang, R; Hoerauf, A:
    Over expression of IL-10 by macrophages overcomes resistance to murine filariasis.
    Exp Parasitol 132(1), 2012, 90-6. doi: 10.1016/j.exppara.2011.09.003

  11. Stock, I:
    [Rubella (German measles)--still a major infectious disease].
    Med Monatsschr Pharm 35(1), 2012, 14-22; quiz 23-4. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001558

  12. Stock, I:
    [Special characteristics of antibiotic therapy in the elderly].
    Med Monatsschr Pharm 35(3), 2012, 84-92; quiz 93-4. doi: 10.1128/JB.06631-11

  13. Stock, I; Henrichfreise, B:
    [Infections with Chlamydia trachomatis].
    Med Monatsschr Pharm 35(6), 2012, 209-22; quiz 223-4. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2012.00249

  14. Türck, M; Bierbaum, G:
    Purification and activity testing of the full-length YycFGHI proteins of Staphylococcus aureus.
    PLoS One 7(1), 2012, e30403. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0030403

  15. Ulm, H; Wilmes, M; Shai, Y; Sahl, HG:
    Antimicrobial host defensins - specific antibiotic activities and innate defense modulation.
    Front Immunol 3, 2012, 249. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2012.00249

  16. Yassin, AF; Inglis, TJ; Hupfer, H; Siering, C; Schumann, P; Busse, HJ; Aravena-Román, M:
    Cruoricaptor ignavus gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel bacterium of the family Flavobacteriaceae isolated from blood culture of a man with bacteraemia.
    Syst Appl Microbiol 35(7), 2012, 421-6. doi: 10.1016/j.syapm.2012.08.003

  17. Yassin, AF; Müller, J:
    Development of real-time polymerase chain reaction assay for specific detection of Tsukamurella by targeting the 16S rRNA gene.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 72(3), 2012, 219-25. doi: 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2011.12.006

  18. Ziewer, S; Hübner, MP; Dubben, B; Hoffmann, WH; Bain, O; Martin, C; Hoerauf, A; Specht, S:
    Immunization with L. sigmodontis microfilariae reduces peripheral microfilaraemia after challenge infection by inhibition of filarial embryogenesis.
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 6(3), 2012, e1558. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001558


  1. Gaballah, A; Kloeckner, A; Otten, C; Sahl, HG; Henrichfreise, B:
    Functional analysis of the cytoskeleton protein MreB from Chlamydophila pneumoniae.
    PLoS One 6(10), 2011, e25129. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0025129

  2. Harms, G; Scherbaum, H; Reiter-Owona, I; Stich, A; Richter, J:
    Treatment of imported New World cutaneous leishmaniasis in Germany.
    Int J Dermatol 50(11), 2011, 1336-1342. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-4632.2011.04987.x

  3. Herzner, AM; Dischinger, J; Szekat, C; Josten, M; Schmitz, S; Yakéléba, A; Reinartz, R; Jansen, A; Sahl, HG; Piel, J; Bierbaum, G:
    Expression of the lantibiotic mersacidin in Bacillus amyloliquefaciens FZB42.
    PLoS One 6(7), 2011, e22389. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0022389

  4. Hoerauf, A; Pfarr, K; Mand, S; Debrah, AY; Specht, S:
    Filariasis in Africa--treatment challenges and prospects.
    Clin Microbiol Infect 17(7), 2011, 977-85. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-0691.2011.03586.x

  5. Horré, R; Marklein, G; Siekmeier, R; Reiffert, SM:
    Detection of hyphomycetes in the upper respiratory tract of patients with cystic fibrosis.
    Mycoses 54(6), 2011, 514-22. doi: 10.1111/j.1439-0507.2010.01897.x

  6. Horré, R; Schaal, KP; Marklein, G; de Hoog, GS; Reiffert, SM:
    Physiological typing of Pseudallescheria and Scedosporium strains using Taxa Profile, a semi-automated, 384-well microtitre system.
    Mycoses 54 Suppl 3, 2011, 56-65. doi: 10.1111/j.1439-0507.2011.02111.x

  7. Korten, S; Hoerauf, A; Kaifi, JT; Büttner, DW:
    Low levels of transforming growth factor-beta (TGF-beta) and reduced suppression of Th2-mediated inflammation in hyperreactive human onchocerciasis.
    Parasitology 138(1), 2011, 35-45. doi: 10.1017/S0031182010000922

  8. Mand, S; Debrah, AY; Klarmann, U; Mante, S; Kwarteng, A; Batsa, L; Marfo-Debrekyei, Y; Adjei, O; Hoerauf, A:
    The role of ultrasonography in the differentiation of the various types of filaricele due to bancroftian filariasis.
    Acta Trop 120 Suppl 1, 2011, S23-32. doi: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2010.07.002

  9. Nagel, M; Reuter, T; Jansen, A; Szekat, C; Bierbaum, G:
    Influence of ciprofloxacin and vancomycin on mutation rate and transposition of IS256 in Staphylococcus aureus.
    Int J Med Microbiol 301(3), 2011, 229-36. doi: 10.1016/j.ijmm.2010.08.021

  10. Sass, P; Josten, M; Famulla, K; Schiffer, G; Sahl, HG; Hamoen, L; Brötz-Oesterhelt, H:
    Antibiotic acyldepsipeptides activate ClpP peptidase to degrade the cell division protein FtsZ.
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108(42), 2011, 17474-9. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1110385108

  11. Schmidt, KE; Schumak, B; Specht, S; Dubben, B; Limmer, A; Hoerauf, A:
    Induction of pro-inflammatory mediators in Plasmodium berghei infected BALB/c mice breaks blood-brain-barrier and leads to cerebral malaria in an IL-12 dependent manner.
    Microbes Infect 13(10), 2011, 828-36. doi: 10.1016/j.micinf.2011.04.006

  12. Specht, S; Frank, JK; Alferink, J; Dubben, B; Layland, LE; Denece, G; Bain, O; Förster, I; Kirschning, CJ; Martin, C; Hoerauf, A:
    CCL17 controls mast cells for the defense against filarial larval entry.
    J Immunol 186(8), 2011, 4845-52. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1000612

  13. Stock, I:
    [Infections with human immunodeficiency viruses. Part I: pathogens, epidemiology, and clinical presentation].
    Med Monatsschr Pharm 34(6), 2011, 190-8; quiz 199-200. doi: 10.1016/j.exppara.2011.09.003

  14. Stock, I:
    [Infections with human immunodeficiency viruses. Part II: Antiretroviral drugs, therapeutic options, and diagnostics].
    Med Monatsschr Pharm 34(7), 2011, 234-44; quiz 245-6. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0022389

  15. Wilmes, M; Cammue, BP; Sahl, HG; Thevissen, K:
    Antibiotic activities of host defense peptides: more to it than lipid bilayer perturbation.
    Nat Prod Rep 28(8), 2011, 1350-8. doi: 10.1039/c1np00022e

  16. Yassin, AF; Hupfer, H; Siering, C; Klenk, HP; Schumann, P:
    Auritidibacter ignavus gen. nov., sp. nov., of the family Micrococcaceae isolated from an ear swab of a man with otitis externa, transfer of the members of the family Yaniellaceae Li et al. 2008 to the family Micrococcaceae and emended description of the suborder Micrococcineae.
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 61(Pt 2), 2011, 223-230. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.019786-0

  17. Yassin, AF; Hupfer, H; Siering, C; Schumann, P:
    Comparative chemotaxonomic and phylogenetic studies on the genus Arcanobacterium Collins et al. 1982 emend. Lehnen et al. 2006: proposal for Trueperella gen. nov. and emended description of the genus Arcanobacterium.
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 61(Pt 6), 2011, 1265-1274. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.020032-0

  18. Yassin, AF; Spröer, C; Siering, C; Hupfer, H; Schumann, P:
    Arthrobacter equi sp. nov., isolated from veterinary clinical material.
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 61(Pt 9), 2011, 2089-2094. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.026690-0


  1. Adjobimey, T; Hoerauf, A:
    Induction of immunoglobulin G4 in human filariasis: an indicator of immunoregulation.
    Ann Trop Med Parasitol 104(6), 2010, 455-64. doi: 10.1179/136485910X12786389891407

  2. Aravena-Roman, M; Spröer, C; Sträubler, B; Inglis, T; Yassin, AF:
    Corynebacterium pilbarense sp. nov., a non-lipophilic corynebacterium isolated from a human ankle aspirate.
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 60(Pt 7), 2010, 1484-1487. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.015966-0

  3. Horré, R; Lackner, M; Buzina, W; Tintelnot, K:
    [Near-drowning and cerebral infections caused by fungi belonging to the Pseudallescheria / Scedosporium-complex].
    Anasthesiol Intensivmed Notfallmed Schmerzther 45(3), 2010, 152-8. doi: 10.1055/s-0030-1249395

  4. Korten, S; Kaifi, JT; Büttner, DW; Hoerauf, A:
    Transforming growth factor-beta expression by host cells is elicited locally by the filarial nematode Onchocerca volvulus in hyporeactive patients independently from Wolbachia.
    Microbes Infect 12(7), 2010, 555-64. doi: 10.1016/j.micinf.2010.03.011

  5. Sass, V; Schneider, T; Wilmes, M; Körner, C; Tossi, A; Novikova, N; Shamova, O; Sahl, HG:
    Human beta-defensin 3 inhibits cell wall biosynthesis in Staphylococci.
    Infect Immun 78(6), 2010, 2793-800. doi: 10.1128/IAI.00688-09

  6. Schneider, T; Kruse, T; Wimmer, R; Wiedemann, I; Sass, V; Pag, U; Jansen, A; Nielsen, AK; Mygind, PH; Raventós, DS; Neve, S; Ravn, B; Bonvin, AM; De Maria, L; Andersen, AS; Gammelgaard, LK; Sahl, HG; Kristensen, HH:
    Plectasin, a fungal defensin, targets the bacterial cell wall precursor Lipid II.
    Science 328(5982), 2010, 1168-72. doi: 10.1126/science.1185723

  7. Schneider, T; Sahl, HG:
    An oldie but a goodie - cell wall biosynthesis as antibiotic target pathway.
    Int J Med Microbiol 300(2-3), 2010, 161-9. doi: 10.1016/j.ijmm.2009.10.005

  8. Schneider, T; Sahl, HG:
    Lipid II and other bactoprenol-bound cell wall precursors as drug targets.
    Curr Opin Investig Drugs 11(2), 2010, 157-64. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.019786-0

  9. Schwarze-Zander, C; Becker, S; Wenzel, J; Rockstroh, JK; Spengler, U; Yassin, AF:
    Bacteremia caused by a novel helicobacter species in a 28-year-old man with X-linked agammaglobulinemia.
    J Clin Microbiol 48(12), 2010, 4672-6. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01350-10

  10. Seitz, HM:
    ["There were the yellow spot is…" Dürer's malaria: no valid diagnosis].
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 122 Suppl 3, 2010, 10-3. doi: 10.1007/s00508-010-1432-z

  11. Specht, S; Ruiz, DF; Dubben, B; Deininger, S; Hoerauf, A:
    Filaria-induced IL-10 suppresses murine cerebral malaria.
    Microbes Infect 12(8-9), 2010, 635-42. doi: 10.1016/j.micinf.2010.04.006

  12. Strübing, U; Lucius, R; Hoerauf, A; Pfarr, KM:
    Mitochondrial genes for heme-dependent respiratory chain complexes are up-regulated after depletion of Wolbachia from filarial nematodes.
    Int J Parasitol 40(10), 2010, 1193-202. doi: 10.1016/j.ijpara.2010.03.004

  13. Yassin, AF; Hupfer, H; Siering, C; Busse, HJ:
    Chryseobacterium treverense sp. nov., isolated from a human clinical source.
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 60(Pt 9), 2010, 1993-1998. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.017327-0

  14. Yassin, AF; Lombardi, SJ; Fortunato, SJ; McNabb, PC; Carr, MB; Trabue, CH:
    Perinatal sepsis caused by Williamsia serinedens infection in a 31-year-old pregnant woman.
    J Clin Microbiol 48(7), 2010, 2626-9. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00538-10

  15. Yassin, AF; Spröer, C; Siering, C; Klenk, HP:
    Actinomadura sputi sp. nov., isolated from the sputum of a patient with pulmonary infection.
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 60(Pt 1), 2010, 149-153. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.012211-0


  1. Bierbaum, G; Sahl, HG:
    Lantibiotics: mode of action, biosynthesis and bioengineering.
    Curr Pharm Biotechnol 10(1), 2009, 2-18. doi: 10.2174/138920109787048616

  2. Böttiger, T; Schneider, T; Martínez, B; Sahl, HG; Wiedemann, I:
    Influence of Ca(2+) ions on the activity of lantibiotics containing a mersacidin-like lipid II binding motif.
    Appl Environ Microbiol 75(13), 2009, 4427-34. doi: 10.1128/AEM.00262-09

  3. Debrah, AY; Mand, S; Marfo-Debrekyei, Y; Batsa, L; Pfarr, K; Lawson, B; Taylor, M; Adjei, O; Hoerauf, A:
    Reduction in levels of plasma vascular endothelial growth factor-A and improvement in hydrocele patients by targeting endosymbiotic Wolbachia sp. in Wuchereria bancrofti with doxycycline.
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 80(6), 2009, 956-63. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00389-09

  4. Dischinger, J; Josten, M; Szekat, C; Sahl, HG; Bierbaum, G:
    Production of the novel two-peptide lantibiotic lichenicidin by Bacillus licheniformis DSM 13.
    PLoS One 4(8), 2009, e6788. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0006788

  5. Fernández Ruiz, D; Dubben, B; Saeftel, M; Endl, E; Deininger, S; Hoerauf, A; Specht, S:
    Filarial infection induces protection against P. berghei liver stages in mice.
    Microbes Infect 11(2), 2009, 172-80. doi: 10.1016/j.micinf.2008.11.003

  6. Henrichfreise, B; Schiefer, A; Schneider, T; Nzukou, E; Poellinger, C; Hoffmann, TJ; Johnston, KL; Moelleken, K; Wiedemann, I; Pfarr, K; Hoerauf, A; Sahl, HG:
    Functional conservation of the lipid II biosynthesis pathway in the cell wall-less bacteria Chlamydia and Wolbachia: why is lipid II needed?
    Mol Microbiol 73(5), 2009, 913-23. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2958.2009.06815.x

  7. Hoerauf, A; Specht, S; Marfo-Debrekyei, Y; Büttner, M; Debrah, AY; Mand, S; Batsa, L; Brattig, N; Konadu, P; Bandi, C; Fimmers, R; Adjei, O; Büttner, DW:
    Efficacy of 5-week doxycycline treatment on adult Onchocerca volvulus.
    Parasitol Res 104(2), 2009, 437-47. doi: 10.1007/s00436-008-1217-8

  8. Horré, R; Marklein, G:
    Isolation and clinical significance of Pseudallescheria and Scedosporium species.
    Med Mycol 47(4), 2009, 415-21. doi: 10.1080/13693780902801259

  9. Horré, R; Marklein, G; Siekmeier, R; Nidermajer, S; Reiffert, SM:
    Selective isolation of Pseudallescheria and Scedosporium species from respiratory tract specimens of cystic fibrosis patients.
    Respiration 77(3), 2009, 320-4. doi: 10.1159/000167419

  10. Mand, S; Pfarr, K; Sahoo, PK; Satapathy, AK; Specht, S; Klarmann, U; Debrah, AY; Ravindran, B; Hoerauf, A:
    Macrofilaricidal activity and amelioration of lymphatic pathology in bancroftian filariasis after 3 weeks of doxycycline followed by single-dose diethylcarbamazine.
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 81(4), 2009, 702-11. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.2009.09-0155

  11. Marklein, G; Josten, M; Klanke, U; Müller, E; Horré, R; Maier, T; Wenzel, T; Kostrzewa, M; Bierbaum, G; Hoerauf, A; Sahl, HG:
    Matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization-time of flight mass spectrometry for fast and reliable identification of clinical yeast isolates.
    J Clin Microbiol 47(9), 2009, 2912-7. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00389-09

  12. Pfarr, KM; Debrah, AY; Specht, S; Hoerauf, A:
    Filariasis and lymphoedema.
    Parasite Immunol 31(11), 2009, 664-72. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3024.2009.01133.x

  13. Raafat, D; Sahl, HG:
    Chitosan and its antimicrobial potential--a critical literature survey.
    Microb Biotechnol 2(2), 2009, 186-201. doi: 10.1111/j.1751-7915.2008.00080.x

  14. Reiter-Owona, I; Grüner, B; Frosch, M; Hoerauf, A; Kern, P; Tappe, D:
    Serological confirmatory testing of alveolar and cystic echinococcosis in clinical practice: results of a comparative study with commercialized and in-house assays.
    Clin Lab 55(1-2), 2009, 41-8. doi: 10.1017/S0022149X09344922

  15. Sass, P; Bierbaum, G:
    Native graS mutation supports the susceptibility of Staphylococcus aureus strain SG511 to antimicrobial peptides.
    Int J Med Microbiol 299(5), 2009, 313-22. doi: 10.1016/j.ijmm.2008.10.005

  16. Schwarz, A; Maier, WA; Kistemann, T; Kampen, H:
    Analysis of the distribution of the tick Ixodes ricinus L. (Acari: Ixodidae) in a nature reserve of western Germany using Geographic Information Systems.
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 212(1), 2009, 87-96. doi: 10.1016/j.ijheh.2007.12.001

  17. Specht, S; Brattig, N; Büttner, M; Büttner, DW:
    Criteria for the differentiation between young and old Onchocerca volvulus filariae.
    Parasitol Res 105(6), 2009, 1531-8. doi: 10.1007/s00436-009-1588-5

  18. Specht, S; Hoerauf, A:
    Filarial parasites in the postgenomic era.
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 7(2), 2009, 189-92. doi: 10.1586/14787210.7.2.189

  19. Specht, S; Hoerauf, A; Adjei, O; Debrah, A; Büttner, DW:
    Newly acquired Onchocerca volvulus filariae after doxycycline treatment.
    Parasitol Res 106(1), 2009, 23-31. doi: 10.1007/s00436-009-1624-5

  20. Specht, S; Wanji, S:
    New insights into the biology of filarial infections.
    J Helminthol 83(2), 2009, 199-202. doi: 10.1017/S0022149X09344922

  21. Yassin, AF:
    Corynebacterium ulceribovis sp. nov., isolated from the skin of the udder of a cow with a profound ulceration.
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 59(Pt 1), 2009, 34-7. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.65832-0

  22. Yassin, AF:
    Saccharopolyspora rosea sp. nov., isolated from a patient with bronchial carcinoma.
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 59(Pt 5), 2009, 1148-52. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.005249-0

  23. Yassin, AF; Busse, HJ:
    Psychrobacter lutiphocae sp. nov., isolated from the faeces of a seal.
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 59(Pt 8), 2009, 2049-53. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.008706-0

  24. Yassin, AF; Hupfer, H; Klenk, HP; Siering, C:
    Desmospora activa gen. nov., sp. nov., a thermoactinomycete isolated from sputum of a patient with suspected pulmonary tuberculosis, and emended description of the family Thermoactinomycetaceae Matsuo et al. 2006.
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 59(Pt 3), 2009, 454-9. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.001362-0

  25. Yassin, AF; Spröer, C; Hupfer, H; Siering, C; Klenk, HP:
    Nocardiopsis potens sp. nov., isolated from household waste.
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 59(Pt 11), 2009, 2729-33. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.011288-0


  1. Arumugam, S; Pfarr, KM; Hoerauf, A:
    Infection of the intermediate mite host with Wolbachia-depleted Litomosoides sigmodontis microfilariae: impaired L1 to L3 development and subsequent sex-ratio distortion in adult worms.
    Int J Parasitol 38(8-9), 2008, 981-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ijpara.2007.12.006

  2. Bonness, S; Szekat, C; Novak, N; Bierbaum, G:
    Pulsed-field gel electrophoresis of Staphylococcus aureus isolates from atopic patients revealing presence of similar strains in isolates from children and their parents.
    J Clin Microbiol 46(2), 2008, 456-61. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01734-07

  3. Hoerauf, A:
    Filariasis: new drugs and new opportunities for lymphatic filariasis and onchocerciasis.
    Curr Opin Infect Dis 21(6), 2008, 673-81. doi: 10.1097/QCO.0b013e328315cde7

  4. Hoerauf, A; Marfo-Debrekyei, Y; Büttner, M; Debrah, AY; Konadu, P; Mand, S; Adjei, O; Büttner, DW:
    Effects of 6-week azithromycin treatment on the Wolbachia endobacteria of Onchocerca volvulus.
    Parasitol Res 103(2), 2008, 279-86. doi: 10.1007/s00436-008-0964-x

  5. Hoerauf, A; Specht, S; Büttner, M; Pfarr, K; Mand, S; Fimmers, R; Marfo-Debrekyei, Y; Konadu, P; Debrah, AY; Bandi, C; Brattig, N; Albers, A; Larbi, J; Batsa, L; Taylor, MJ; Adjei, O; Büttner, DW:
    Wolbachia endobacteria depletion by doxycycline as antifilarial therapy has macrofilaricidal activity in onchocerciasis: a randomized placebo-controlled study.
    Med Microbiol Immunol 197(3), 2008, 295-311. doi: 10.1007/s00430-007-0062-1

  6. Hoerauf, A; Specht, S; Büttner, M; Pfarr, K; Mand, S; Fimmers, R; Marfo-Debrekyei, Y; Konadu, P; Debrah, AY; Bandi, C; Brattig, N; Albers, A; Larbi, J; Batsa, L; Taylor, MJ; Adjei, O; Büttner, DW:
    Wolbachia endobacteria depletion by doxycycline as antifilarial therapy has macrofilaricidal activity in onchocerciasis: a randomized placebo-controlled study.
    Med Microbiol Immunol 197(3), 2008, 335. doi: 10.1007/s00430-007-0072-z

  7. Mand, S; Büttner, DW; Hoerauf, A:
    Bancroftian filariasis--absence of Wolbachia after doxycycline treatment.
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 78(6), 2008, 854-5. doi: 10.1007/s00436-008-1133-y

  8. Naucke, TJ; Menn, B; Massberg, D; Lorentz, S:
    Sandflies and leishmaniasis in Germany.
    Parasitol Res 103 Suppl 1, 2008, S65-8. doi: 10.1007/s00436-008-1052-y

  9. Naucke, TJ; Menn, B; Massberg, D; Lorentz, S:
    Winter activity of Phlebotomus (Transphlebotomus) mascittii, Grassi 1908 (Diptera: Psychodidae) on the island of Corsica.
    Parasitol Res 103(2), 2008, 477-9. doi: 10.1007/s00436-008-1002-8

  10. Pag, U; Oedenkoven, M; Sass, V; Shai, Y; Shamova, O; Antcheva, N; Tossi, A; Sahl, HG:
    Analysis of in vitro activities and modes of action of synthetic antimicrobial peptides derived from an alpha-helical 'sequence template'.
    J Antimicrob Chemother 61(2), 2008, 341-52. doi: 10.1093/jac/dkm479

  11. Pfarr, KM; Heider, U; Schmetz, C; Büttner, DW; Hoerauf, A:
    The mitochondrial heat shock protein 60 (HSP60) is up-regulated in Onchocerca volvulus after the depletion of Wolbachia.
    Parasitology 135(4), 2008, 529-38. doi: 10.1017/S003118200700409X

  12. Raafat, D; von Bargen, K; Haas, A; Sahl, HG:
    Insights into the mode of action of chitosan as an antibacterial compound.
    Appl Environ Microbiol 74(12), 2008, 3764-73. doi: 10.1128/AEM.00453-08

  13. Sass, P; Jansen, A; Szekat, C; Sass, V; Sahl, HG; Bierbaum, G:
    The lantibiotic mersacidin is a strong inducer of the cell wall stress response of Staphylococcus aureus.
    BMC Microbiol 8, 2008, 186. doi: 10.1186/1471-2180-8-186

  14. Sass, V; Pag, U; Tossi, A; Bierbaum, G; Sahl, HG:
    Mode of action of human beta-defensin 3 against Staphylococcus aureus and transcriptional analysis of responses to defensin challenge.
    Int J Med Microbiol 298(7-8), 2008, 619-33. doi: 10.1016/j.ijmm.2008.01.011

  15. Satoguina, JS; Adjobimey, T; Arndts, K; Hoch, J; Oldenburg, J; Layland, LE; Hoerauf, A:
    Tr1 and naturally occurring regulatory T cells induce IgG4 in B cells through GITR/GITR-L interaction, IL-10 and TGF-beta.
    Eur J Immunol 38(11), 2008, 3101-13. doi: 10.1002/eji.200838193

  16. Specht, S; Mand, S; Marfo-Debrekyei, Y; Debrah, AY; Konadu, P; Adjei, O; Büttner, DW; Hoerauf, A:
    Efficacy of 2- and 4-week rifampicin treatment on the Wolbachia of Onchocerca volvulus.
    Parasitol Res 103(6), 2008, 1303-9. doi: 10.1007/s00436-008-1133-y

  17. Yassin, AF; Siering, C:
    Corynebacterium sputi sp. nov., isolated from the sputum of a patient with pneumonia.
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 58(Pt 12), 2008, 2876-9. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.2008/000414-0


  1. Bierbaum, G; Jansen, A:
    Tying the knot: making of lasso peptides.
    Chem Biol 14(7), 2007, 734-5. doi: 10.1016/j.chembiol.2007.07.001

  2. Debrah, AY; Mand, S; Marfo-Debrekyei, Y; Batsa, L; Pfarr, K; Buttner, M; Adjei, O; Buttner, D; Hoerauf, A:
    Macrofilaricidal effect of 4 weeks of treatment with doxycycline on Wuchereria bancrofti.
    Trop Med Int Health 12(12), 2007, 1433-41. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3156.2007.01949.x

  3. Debrah, AY; Mand, S; Toliat, MR; Marfo-Debrekyei, Y; Batsa, L; Nürnberg, P; Lawson, B; Adjei, O; Hoerauf, A; Pfarr, K:
    Plasma vascular endothelial growth Factor-A (VEGF-A) and VEGF-A gene polymorphism are associated with hydrocele development in lymphatic filariasis.
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 77(4), 2007, 601-8. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.65187-0

  4. Hagner, SC; Misof, B; Maier, WA; Kampen, H:
    Bayesian analysis of new and old malaria parasite DNA sequence data demonstrates the need for more phylogenetic signal to clarify the descent of Plasmodium falciparum.
    Parasitol Res 101(3), 2007, 493-503. doi: 10.1007/s00436-007-0499-6

  5. Henrichfreise, B; Wiegand, I; Luhmer-Becker, I; Wiedemann, B:
    Development of resistance in wild-type and hypermutable Pseudomonas aeruginosa strains exposed to clinical pharmacokinetic profiles of meropenem and ceftazidime simulated in vitro.
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 51(10), 2007, 3642-9. doi: 10.1128/AAC.00160-07

  6. Henrichfreise, B; Wiegand, I; Pfister, W; Wiedemann, B:
    Resistance mechanisms of multiresistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa strains from Germany and correlation with hypermutation.
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 51(11), 2007, 4062-70. doi: 10.1128/AAC.00148-07

  7. Jansen, A; Türck, M; Szekat, C; Nagel, M; Clever, I; Bierbaum, G:
    Role of insertion elements and yycFG in the development of decreased susceptibility to vancomycin in Staphylococcus aureus.
    Int J Med Microbiol 297(4), 2007, 205-15. doi: 10.1016/j.ijmm.2007.02.002

  8. Jost, C; Reiter-Owona, I; Liesenfeld, O:
    The timing of sulfadiazine therapy impacts the reactivation of latent Toxoplasma infection in IRF-8-/- mice.
    Parasitol Res 101(6), 2007, 1603-9. doi: 10.1007/s00436-007-0700-y

  9. Kampen, H; Poltz, W; Hartelt, K; Wölfel, R; Faulde, M:
    Detection of a questing Hyalomma marginatum marginatum adult female (Acari, Ixodidae) in southern Germany.
    Exp Appl Acarol 43(3), 2007, 227-31. doi: 10.1007/s10493-007-9113-y

  10. Kupfer, B; Matz, B; Däumer, MP; Roden, F; Rockstroh, JK; Qurishi, N; Spengler, U; Kaiser, R:
    Frequent detection of cell-associated HIV-1 RNA in patients with plasma viral load <50 copies/ml.
    J Med Virol 79(10), 2007, 1440-5. doi: 10.1002/jmv.20993

  11. Kupfer, B; Simon, A; Jonassen, CM; Viazov, S; Ditt, V; Tillmann, RL; Müller, A; Matz, B; Schildgen, O:
    Two cases of severe obstructive pneumonia associated with an HKU1-like coronavirus.
    Eur J Med Res 12(3), 2007, 134-8. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.64832-0

  12. Kupfer, B; Sing, T; Schüffler, P; Hall, R; Kurz, R; McKeown, A; Schneweis, KE; Eberl, W; Oldenburg, J; Brackmann, HH; Rockstroh, JK; Spengler, U; Däumer, MP; Kaiser, R; Lengauer, T; Matz, B:
    Fifteen years of env C2V3C3 evolution in six individuals infected clonally with human immunodeficiency virus type 1.
    J Med Virol 79(11), 2007, 1629-39. doi: 10.1002/jmv.20976

  13. Naucke, TJ; Kröpke, R; Benner, G; Schulz, J; Wittern, KP; Rose, A; Kröckel, U; Grünewald, HW:
    Field evaluation of the efficacy of proprietary repellent formulations with IR3535 and picaridin against Aedes aegypti.
    Parasitol Res 101(1), 2007, 169-77. doi: 10.1007/s00436-006-0450-2

  14. Pfarr, KM; Hoerauf, A:
    A niche for Wolbachia.
    Trends Parasitol 23(1), 2007, 5-7. doi: 10.1016/

  15. Sass, P; Bierbaum, G:
    Lytic activity of recombinant bacteriophage phi11 and phi12 endolysins on whole cells and biofilms of Staphylococcus aureus.
    Appl Environ Microbiol 73(1), 2007, 347-52. doi: 10.1128/AEM.01616-06

  16. Schildgen, O; Simon, A; Williams, J:
    Animal models for human metapneumovirus (HMPV) infections.
    Vet Res 38(1), 2007, 117-26. doi: 10.1051/vetres:2006051

  17. Simon, A; Völz, S; Fleischhack, G; Tillman, R; Müller, A; Bode, U; Schildgen, O:
    Human coronavirus OC43 pneumonia in a pediatric cancer patient with down syndrome and acute lymphoblastic leukemia.
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 29(6), 2007, 432-4. doi: 10.1097/MPH.0b013e31806451c1

  18. Specht, S; Hoerauf, A:
    Does helminth elimination promote or prevent malaria?
    Lancet 369(9560), 2007, 446-7. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(07)60210-4

  19. Yassin, AF:
    Corynebacterium ureicelerivorans sp. nov., a lipophilic bacterium isolated from blood culture.
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 57(Pt 6), 2007, 1200-1203. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.64832-0

  20. Yassin, AF; Chen, WM; Hupfer, H; Siering, C; Kroppenstedt, RM; Arun, AB; Lai, WA; Shen, FT; Rekha, PD; Young, CC:
    Lysobacter defluvii sp. nov., isolated from municipal solid waste.
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 57(Pt 5), 2007, 1131-1136. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.64966-0

  21. Yassin, AF; Shen, FT; Hupfer, H; Arun, AB; Lai, WA; Rekha, PD; Young, CC:
    Gordonia malaquae sp. nov., isolated from sludge of a wastewater treatment plant.
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 57(Pt 5), 2007, 1065-1068. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.64893-0

  22. Yassin, AF; Young, CC; Lai, WA; Hupfer, H; Arun, AB; Shen, FT; Rekha, PD; Ho, MJ:
    Williamsia serinedens sp. nov., isolated from an oil-contaminated soil.
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 57(Pt 3), 2007, 558-561. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.64691-0

  23. Young, CC; Ho, MJ; Arun, AB; Chen, WM; Lai, WA; Shen, FT; Rekha, PD; Yassin, AF:
    Pseudoxanthomonas spadix sp. nov., isolated from oil-contaminated soil.
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 57(Pt 8), 2007, 1823-1827. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.65053-0

  24. Young, CC; Ho, MJ; Arun, AB; Chen, WM; Lai, WA; Shen, FT; Rekha, PD; Yassin, AF:
    Sphingobium olei sp. nov., isolated from oil-contaminated soil.
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 57(Pt 11), 2007, 2613-2617. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.65187-0


  1. Bonelli, RR; Schneider, T; Sahl, HG; Wiedemann, I:
    Insights into in vivo activities of lantibiotics from gallidermin and epidermin mode-of-action studies.
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 50(4), 2006, 1449-57. doi: 10.1128/AAC.50.4.1449-1457.2006

  2. Debrah, AY; Mand, S; Specht, S; Marfo-Debrekyei, Y; Batsa, L; Pfarr, K; Larbi, J; Lawson, B; Taylor, M; Adjei, O; Hoerauf, A:
    Doxycycline reduces plasma VEGF-C/sVEGFR-3 and improves pathology in lymphatic filariasis.
    PLoS Pathog 2(9), 2006, e92. doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.0020092

  3. Heider, U; Blaxter, M; Hoerauf, A; Pfarr, KM:
    Differential display of genes expressed in the filarial nematode Litomosoides sigmodontis reveals a putative phosphate permease up-regulated after depletion of Wolbachia endobacteria.
    Int J Med Microbiol 296(4-5), 2006, 287-99. doi: 10.1016/j.ijmm.2005.12.019

  4. Hoerauf, A:
    New strategies to combat filariasis.
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 4(2), 2006, 211-22. doi: 10.1586/14787210.4.2.211

  5. Ndjomou, J; Zekeng, L; Kaptue, L; Däumer, M; Kaiser, R; Matz, B; Kupfer, B:
    Functional domains of the human immunodeficiency virus type 1 Nef protein are conserved among different clades in Cameroon.
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 22(10), 2006, 936-44. doi: 10.1089/aid.2006.22.936

  6. Njuguna, JT; Nassar, M; Hoerauf, A; Kaiser, AE:
    Cloning, expression and functional activity of deoxyhypusine synthase from Plasmodium vivax.
    BMC Microbiol 6, 2006, 91. doi: 10.1186/1471-2180-6-91

  7. Pfarr, K; Heider, U; Hoerauf, A:
    RNAi mediated silencing of actin expression in adult Litomosoides sigmodontis is specific, persistent and results in a phenotype.
    Int J Parasitol 36(6), 2006, 661-9. doi: 10.1016/j.ijpara.2006.01.010

  8. Pfarr, KM; Hoerauf, AM:
    Antibiotics which target the Wolbachia endosymbionts of filarial parasites: a new strategy for control of filariasis and amelioration of pathology.
    Mini Rev Med Chem 6(2), 2006, 203-10. doi: 10.2174/138955706775475984

  9. Saeftel, M; Sarite, RS; Njuguna, T; Holzgrabe, U; Ulmer, D; Hoerauf, A; Kaiser, A:
    Piperidones with activity against Plasmodium falciparum.
    Parasitol Res 99(3), 2006, 281-6. doi: 10.1007/s00436-006-0173-4

  10. Sahl, HG:
    Optimizing antimicrobial host defense peptides.
    Chem Biol 13(10), 2006, 1015-7. doi: 10.1016/j.chembiol.2006.10.001

  11. Schildgen, O; Helm, M; Gerlich, W:
    Nonresponse to adefovir: host or virus dependent?
    J Clin Virol 37(4), 2006, 327-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jcv.2006.08.021

  12. Schildgen, O; Jebbink, MF; de Vries, M; Pyrc, K; Dijkman, R; Simon, A; Müller, A; Kupfer, B; van der Hoek, L:
    Identification of cell lines permissive for human coronavirus NL63.
    J Virol Methods 138(1-2), 2006, 207-10. doi: 10.1016/j.jviromet.2006.07.023

  13. Schildgen, O; Sirma, H; Funk, A; Olotu, C; Wend, UC; Hartmann, H; Helm, M; Rockstroh, JK; Willems, WR; Will, H; Gerlich, WH:
    Variant of hepatitis B virus with primary resistance to adefovir.
    N Engl J Med 354(17), 2006, 1807-12. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa051214

  14. Schmitz, S; Hoffmann, A; Szekat, C; Rudd, B; Bierbaum, G:
    The lantibiotic mersacidin is an autoinducing peptide.
    Appl Environ Microbiol 72(11), 2006, 7270-7. doi: 10.1128/AEM.00723-06

  15. Specht, S; Saeftel, M; Arndt, M; Endl, E; Dubben, B; Lee, NA; Lee, JJ; Hoerauf, A:
    Lack of eosinophil peroxidase or major basic protein impairs defense against murine filarial infection.
    Infect Immun 74(9), 2006, 5236-43. doi: 10.1128/IAI.00329-06

  16. Wiedemann, I; Böttiger, T; Bonelli, RR; Schneider, T; Sahl, HG; Martínez, B:
    Lipid II-based antimicrobial activity of the lantibiotic plantaricin C.
    Appl Environ Microbiol 72(4), 2006, 2809-14. doi: 10.1128/AEM.72.4.2809-2814.2006

  17. Wiedemann, I; Böttiger, T; Bonelli, RR; Wiese, A; Hagge, SO; Gutsmann, T; Seydel, U; Deegan, L; Hill, C; Ross, P; Sahl, HG:
    The mode of action of the lantibiotic lacticin 3147--a complex mechanism involving specific interaction of two peptides and the cell wall precursor lipid II.
    Mol Microbiol 61(2), 2006, 285-96. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2958.2006.05223.x

  18. Yassin, AF; Hupfer, H:
    Williamsia deligens sp. nov., isolated from human blood.
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 56(Pt 1), 2006, 193-7. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.63856-0

  19. Yassin, AF; Hupfer, H; Schaal, KP:
    Dietzia cinnamea sp. nov., a novel species isolated from a perianal swab of a patient with a bone marrow transplant.
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 56(Pt 3), 2006, 641-645. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.63863-0


  1. Becker, MR; Schneider, B; Reber, U; Pöge, U; Klein, B; Klehr, HU; Zhou, H; Fischer, HP; Eis-Hübinger, AM:
    Renal anemia aggravated by long-term parvovirus B19 and cytomegalovirus infection in a renal transplant patient: case report and evaluation of B19 seroprevalence in dialysis patients.
    Transplant Proc 37(10), 2005, 4306-8. doi: 10.1016/j.transproceed.2005.11.052

  2. Kupfer, B; Ruf, T; Matz, B; Nattermann, J; Spengler, U; Rockstroh, JK; Brackmann, HH; Blümel, J; Tacke, M; Kaiser, R:
    Comparison of GB virus C, HIV, and HCV infection markers in hemophiliacs exposed to non-inactivated or inactivated factor concentrates.
    J Clin Virol 34(1), 2005, 42-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jcv.2005.01.008

  3. Sahl, HG; Pag, U; Bonness, S; Wagner, S; Antcheva, N; Tossi, A:
    Mammalian defensins: structures and mechanism of antibiotic activity.
    J Leukoc Biol 77(4), 2005, 466-75. doi: 10.1189/jlb.0804452

  4. Schiefer, AM; Wiegand, I; Sherwood, KJ; Wiedemann, B; Stock, I:
    Biochemical and genetic characterization of the beta-lactamases of Y. aldovae, Y. bercovieri, Y. frederiksenii and "Y. ruckeri" strains.
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 25(6), 2005, 496-500. doi: 10.1016/j.ijantimicag.2004.08.020

  5. Schildgen, O; Geikowski, T; Glatzel, T; Schuster, J; Simon, A:
    Frequency of human metapneumovirus in the upper respiratory tract of children with symptoms of an acute otitis media.
    Eur J Pediatr 164(6), 2005, 400-1. doi: 10.1007/s00431-005-1655-6

  6. Schildgen, O; Glatzel, T; Geikowski, T; Scheibner, B; Matz, B; Bindl, L; Born, M; Viazov, S; Wilkesmann, A; Knöpfle, G; Roggendorf, M; Simon, A:
    Human metapneumovirus RNA in encephalitis patient.
    Emerg Infect Dis 11(3), 2005, 467-70. doi: 10.3201/eid1103.040676

  7. Schildgen, O; Gräper, S; Blümel, J; Matz, B:
    Genome replication and progeny virion production of herpes simplex virus type 1 mutants with temperature-sensitive lesions in the origin-binding protein.
    J Virol 79(11), 2005, 7273-8. doi: 10.1128/JVI.79.11.7273-7278.2005

  8. Stock, I:
    Natural antimicrobial susceptibility patterns of Kluyvera ascorbata and Kluyvera cryocrescens strains and review of the clinical efficacy of antimicrobial agents used for the treatment of Kluyvera infections.
    J Chemother 17(2), 2005, 143-60. doi: 10.1179/joc.2005.17.2.143

  9. Stock, I; Rahman, M; Sherwood, KJ; Wiedemann, B:
    Natural antimicrobial susceptibility patterns and biochemical identification of Escherichia albertii and Hafnia alvei strains.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 51(3), 2005, 151-63. doi: 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2004.10.008

  10. Yassin, AF:
    Rhodococcus triatomae sp. nov., isolated from a blood-sucking bug.
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 55(Pt 4), 2005, 1575-1579. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.63571-0

  11. Yassin, AF; Brenner, S:
    Nocardia elegans sp. nov., a member of the Nocardia vaccinii clade isolated from sputum.
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 55(Pt 4), 2005, 1505-1509. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.63570-0

  12. Yassin, AF; Schaal, KP:
    Reclassification of Nocardia corynebacterioides Serrano et al. 1972 (Approved Lists 1980) as Rhodococcus corynebacterioides comb. nov.
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 55(Pt 3), 2005, 1345-1348. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.63529-0


  1. Hoffmann, A; Schneider, T; Pag, U; Sahl, HG:
    Localization and functional analysis of PepI, the immunity peptide of Pep5-producing Staphylococcus epidermidis strain 5.
    Appl Environ Microbiol 70(6), 2004, 3263-71. doi: 10.1128/AEM.70.6.3263-3271.2004

  2. Horré, R; Jovanić, B; Herff, S; Marklein, G; Zhou, H; Heinze, I; De Hoog, GS; Rüchel, R; Schaal, KP:
    Wound infection due to Absidia corymbifera and Candida albicans with fatal outcome.
    Med Mycol 42(4), 2004, 373-8. doi: 10.1080/1369378032000141426

  3. Horré, R; Schaal, KP; Siekmeier, R; Sterzik, B; de Hoog, GS; Schnitzler, N:
    Isolation of fungi, especially Exophiala dermatitidis, in patients suffering from cystic fibrosis. A prospective study.
    Respiration 71(4), 2004, 360-6. doi: 10.1159/000079640

  4. Pag, U; Oedenkoven, M; Papo, N; Oren, Z; Shai, Y; Sahl, HG:
    In vitro activity and mode of action of diastereomeric antimicrobial peptides against bacterial clinical isolates.
    J Antimicrob Chemother 53(2), 2004, 230-9. doi: 10.1093/jac/dkh083

  5. Schildgen, O; Geikowski, T; Glatzel, T; Simon, A; Wilkesmann, A; Roggendorf, M; Viazov, S; Matz, B:
    New variant of the human metapneumovirus (HMPV) associated with an acute and severe exacerbation of asthma bronchiale.
    J Clin Virol 31(4), 2004, 283-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jcv.2004.06.007

  6. Schildgen, O; Schewe, CK; Vogel, M; Däumer, M; Kaiser, R; Weitner, L; Matz, B; Rockstroh, JK:
    Successful therapy of hepatitis B with tenofovir in HIV-infected patients failing previous adefovir and lamivudine treatment.
    AIDS 18(17), 2004, 2325-7. doi: 10.1097/00002030-200411190-00014

  7. Schneider, B; Becker, M; Brackmann, HH; Eis-Hübinger, AM:
    Contamination of coagulation factor concentrates with human parvovirus B19 genotype 1 and 2.
    Thromb Haemost 92(4), 2004, 838-45. doi: 10.1160/TH04-04-0229

  8. Schneider, T; Senn, MM; Berger-Bächi, B; Tossi, A; Sahl, HG; Wiedemann, I:
    In vitro assembly of a complete, pentaglycine interpeptide bridge containing cell wall precursor (lipid II-Gly5) of Staphylococcus aureus.
    Mol Microbiol 53(2), 2004, 675-85. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2958.2004.04149.x

  9. Stock, I:
    [Coronaviruses. Causes of SARS and other infections].
    Med Monatsschr Pharm 27(1), 2004, 4-12. doi: 10.1078/1438-4221-00282

  10. Stock, I:
    [West nile virus. An unusual flavivirus with increased importance].
    Med Monatsschr Pharm 27(4), 2004, 112-20; quiz 121-2. doi: 10.1128/AEM.70.6.3263-3271.2004

  11. Stock, I; Burak, S; Wiedemann, B:
    Natural antimicrobial susceptibility patterns and biochemical profiles of Leclercia adecarboxylata strains.
    Clin Microbiol Infect 10(8), 2004, 724-33. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-0691.2004.00892.x

  12. Stock, I; Sherwood, KJ; Wiedemann, B:
    Antimicrobial susceptibility patterns, beta-lactamases, and biochemical identification of Yokenella regensburgei strains.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 48(1), 2004, 5-15. doi: 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2003.08.006

  13. Wiedemann, I; Benz, R; Sahl, HG:
    Lipid II-mediated pore formation by the peptide antibiotic nisin: a black lipid membrane study.
    J Bacteriol 186(10), 2004, 3259-61. doi: 10.1128/JB.186.10.3259-3261.2004


  1. Horré, R; Jovanić, B; Marklein, G; Schumacher, G; Friedrichs, N; Neuhaus, T; de Hoog, GS; Becker, WH; Choi, SM; Schaal, KP:
    Fatal pulmonary scedosporiosis.
    Mycoses 46(9-10), 2003, 418-21. doi: 10.1046/j.0933-7407.2003.00918.x

  2. Ndjomou, J; Pybus, OG; Matz, B:
    Phylogenetic analysis of hepatitis C virus isolates indicates a unique pattern of endemic infection in Cameroon.
    J Gen Virol 84(Pt 9), 2003, 2333-2341. doi: 10.1099/vir.0.19240-0

  3. Reipert, A; Ehlert, K; Kast, T; Bierbaum, G:
    Morphological and genetic differences in two isogenic Staphylococcus aureus strains with decreased susceptibilities to vancomycin.
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 47(2), 2003, 568-76. doi: 10.1128/AAC.47.2.568-576.2003

  4. Schaaff, F; Bierbaum, G; Baumert, N; Bartmann, P; Sahl, HG:
    Mutations are involved in emergence of aminoglycoside-induced small colony variants of Staphylococcus aureus.
    Int J Med Microbiol 293(6), 2003, 427-35. doi: 10.1078/1438-4221-00282

  5. Stock, I:
    Natural antibiotic susceptibility of Proteus spp., with special reference to P. mirabilis and P. penneri strains.
    J Chemother 15(1), 2003, 12-26. doi: 10.1179/joc.2003.15.1.12

  6. Stock, I; Burak, S; Sherwood, KJ; Gruger, T; Wiedemann, B:
    Natural antimicrobial susceptibilities of strains of 'unusual' Serratia species: S. ficaria, S. fonticola, S. odorifera, S. plymuthica and S. rubidaea.
    J Antimicrob Chemother 51(4), 2003, 865-85. doi: 10.1093/jac/dkg156

  7. Stock, I; Falsen, E; Wiedemann, B:
    Moellerella wisconsensis: identification, natural antibiotic susceptibility and its dependency on the medium applied.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 45(1), 2003, 1-11. doi: 10.1016/s0732-8893(02)00483-2

  8. Stock, I; Grueger, T; Wiedemann, B:
    Natural antibiotic susceptibility of strains of Serratia marcescens and the S. liquefaciens complex: S. liquefaciens sensu stricto, S. proteamaculans and S. grimesii.
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 22(1), 2003, 35-47. doi: 10.1016/s0924-8579(02)00163-2

  9. Stock, I; Sherwood, KJ; Wiedemann, B:
    Natural antibiotic susceptibility of Ewingella americana strains.
    J Chemother 15(5), 2003, 428-41. doi: 10.1179/joc.2003.15.5.428

  10. Stock, I; Wiedemann, B:
    Natural antimicrobial susceptibilities and biochemical profiles of Yersinia enterocolitica-like strains: Y. frederiksenii, Y. intermedia, Y. kristensenii and Y. rohdei.
    FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol 38(2), 2003, 139-52. doi: 10.1016/S0928-8244(03)00179-2

  11. Szekat, C; Jack, RW; Skutlarek, D; Färber, H; Bierbaum, G:
    Construction of an expression system for site-directed mutagenesis of the lantibiotic mersacidin.
    Appl Environ Microbiol 69(7), 2003, 3777-83. doi: 10.1128/AEM.69.7.3777-3783.2003

  12. Yassin, AF; Kroppenstedt, RM; Ludwig, W:
    Corynebacterium glaucum sp. nov.
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 53(Pt 3), 2003, 705-709. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.02394-0

  13. Yassin, AF; Sträubler, B; Schumann, P; Schaal, KP:
    Nocardia puris sp. nov.
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 53(Pt 5), 2003, 1595-1599. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.02593-0


  1. Baumert, N; von Eiff, C; Schaaff, F; Peters, G; Proctor, RA; Sahl, HG:
    Physiology and antibiotic susceptibility of Staphylococcus aureus small colony variants.
    Microb Drug Resist 8(4), 2002, 253-60. doi: 10.1089/10766290260469507

  2. Eis-Hübinger, AM; Nyankiye, E; Bitoungui, DM; Ndjomou, J:
    Prevalence of herpes simplex virus type 2 antibody in Cameroon.
    Sex Transm Dis 29(11), 2002, 637-42. doi: 10.1097/00007435-200211000-00004

  3. Gorschlüter, M; Marklein, G; Höfling, K; Clarenbach, R; Baumgartner, S; Hahn, C; Ziske, C; Mey, U; Heller, R; Eis-Hübinger, AM; Sauerbruch, T; Schmidt-Wolf, IG; Glasmacher, A:
    Abdominal infections in patients with acute leukaemia: a prospective study applying ultrasonography and microbiology.
    Br J Haematol 117(2), 2002, 351-8. doi: 10.1046/j.1365-2141.2002.03434.x

  4. Guder, A; Schmitter, T; Wiedemann, I; Sahl, HG; Bierbaum, G:
    Role of the single regulator MrsR1 and the two-component system MrsR2/K2 in the regulation of mersacidin production and immunity.
    Appl Environ Microbiol 68(1), 2002, 106-13. doi: 10.1128/AEM.68.1.106-113.2002

  5. Hoffmann, A; Pag, U; Wiedemann, I; Sahl, HG:
    Combination of antibiotic mechanisms in lantibiotics.
    Farmaco 57(8), 2002, 685-91. doi: 10.1016/s0014-827x(02)01208-9

  6. Horré, R; Schumacher, G; Marklein, G; Stratmann, H; Wardelmann, E; Gilges, S; De Hoog, GS; Schaal, KP:
    Mycetoma due to Pseudallescheria boydii and co-isolation of Nocardia abscessus in a patient injured in road accident.
    Med Mycol 40(5), 2002, 525-7. doi: 10.1080/mmy.40.5.525.527

  7. Kaiser, R; Geulen, O; Matz, B; Brackmann, HH; Spengler, U; Kramer, MH; Exner, M; Nettekoven, W; Ko, YD; Zeitler, H; Vetter, H:
    Risk of hepatitis C after immunoadsorption.
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 23(6), 2002, 342-3. doi: 10.1086/502063

  8. Ndjomou, J; Kupfer, B; Kochan, B; Zekeng, L; Kaptue, L; Matz, B:
    Hepatitis C virus infection and genotypes among human immunodeficiency virus high-risk groups in Cameroon.
    J Med Virol 66(2), 2002, 179-86. doi: 10.1002/jmv.2128

  9. Schaaff, F; Reipert, A; Bierbaum, G:
    An elevated mutation frequency favors development of vancomycin resistance in Staphylococcus aureus.
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 46(11), 2002, 3540-8. doi: 10.1128/AAC.46.11.3540-3548.2002

  10. Stock, I:
    Natural antibiotic susceptibility of Enterobacter spp., with special reference to Enterobacter aerogenes and Enterobacter intermedius strains.
    J Chemother 14(5), 2002, 444-60. doi: 10.1179/joc.2002.14.5.444

  11. Stock, I; Henrichfreise, B; Wiedemann, B:
    Natural antibiotic susceptibility and biochemical profiles of Yersinia enterocolitica-like strains: Y. bercovieri, Y. mollaretii, Y. aldovae and 'Y. ruckeri'.
    J Med Microbiol 51(1), 2002, 56-69. doi: 10.1099/0022-1317-51-1-56

  12. Stock, I; Wiedemann, B:
    Natural antibiotic susceptibility of Enterobacter amnigenus, Enterobacter cancerogenus, Enterobacter gergoviae and Enterobacter sakazakii strains.
    Clin Microbiol Infect 8(9), 2002, 564-78. doi: 10.1046/j.1469-0691.2002.00413.x


  1. Eis-Hübinger, AM; Reber, U; Abdul-Nour, T; Glatzel, U; Lauschke, H; Pütz, U:
    Evidence for persistence of parvovirus B19 DNA in livers of adults.
    J Med Virol 65(2), 2001, 395-401. doi: 10.1002/jmv.2047

  2. Stock, I; Grüger, T; Wiedemann, B:
    Natural antibiotic susceptibility of strains of the Enterobacter cloacae complex.
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 18(6), 2001, 537-45. doi: 10.1016/s0924-8579(01)00463-0

  3. Stock, I; Wiedemann, B:
    Natural antibiotic susceptibilities of Edwardsiella tarda, E. ictaluri, and E. hoshinae.
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 45(8), 2001, 2245-55. doi: 10.1128/AAC.45.8.2245-2255.2001

  4. Stock, I; Wiedemann, B:
    Natural antibiotic susceptibility of Klebsiella pneumoniae, K. oxytoca, K. planticola, K. ornithinolytica and K. terrigena strains.
    J Med Microbiol 50(5), 2001, 396-406. doi: 10.1099/0022-1317-50-5-396

  5. Stock, I; Wiedemann, B:
    Natural antimicrobial susceptibilities of Plesiomonas shigelloides strains.
    J Antimicrob Chemother 48(6), 2001, 803-11. doi: 10.1093/jac/48.6.803

  6. Wiedemann, I; Breukink, E; van Kraaij, C; Kuipers, OP; Bierbaum, G; de Kruijff, B; Sahl, HG:
    Specific binding of nisin to the peptidoglycan precursor lipid II combines pore formation and inhibition of cell wall biosynthesis for potent antibiotic activity.
    J Biol Chem 276(3), 2001, 1772-9. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M006770200


  1. Altena, K; Guder, A; Cramer, C; Bierbaum, G:
    Biosynthesis of the lantibiotic mersacidin: organization of a type B lantibiotic gene cluster.
    Appl Environ Microbiol 66(6), 2000, 2565-71. doi: 10.1128/AEM.66.6.2565-2571.2000

  2. Blümel, J; Gräper, S; Matz, B:
    Structure of simian virus 40 DNA replicated by herpes simplex virus type 1.
    Virology 276(2), 2000, 445-54. doi: 10.1006/viro.2000.0574

  3. Guder, A; Wiedemann, I; Sahl, HG:
    Posttranslationally modified bacteriocins--the lantibiotics.
    Biopolymers 55(1), 2000, 62-73. doi: 10.1002/1097-0282(2000)55:1<62::AID-BIP60>3.0.CO;2-Y

  4. Horré, R; Feil, E; Stangel, AP; Zhou, H; Gilges, S; Wöhrmann, A; de Hoog, GS; Meis, JF; Marklein, G; Schaal, KP:
    [Scedosporiosis of the brain with fatal outcome after traumatizatio of the foot. case report].
    Mycoses 43 Suppl 2, 2000, 33-6. doi: 10.1099/0022-1317-50-5-396

  5. Stock, I; Wiedemann, B:
    Natural antibiotic susceptibility of Salmonella enterica strains.
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 16(3), 2000, 211-7. doi: 10.1016/s0924-8579(00)00204-1


  1. Bierbaum, G; Fuchs, K; Lenz, W; Szekat, C; Sahl, HG:
    Presence of Staphylococcus aureus with reduced susceptibility to vancomycin in Germany.
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 18(10), 1999, 691-6. doi: 10.1007/s100960050380

  2. Dieck, D; Schild, RL; Hansmann, M; Eis-Hübinger, AM:
    Prenatal diagnosis of congenital parvovirus B19 infection: value of serological and PCR techniques in maternal and fetal serum.
    Prenat Diagn 19(12), 1999, 1119-23. doi: 10.1128/AEM.66.6.2565-2571.2000

  3. Eis-Hübinger, AM; Däumer, M; Matz, B; Schneweis, KE:
    Evaluation of three glycoprotein G2-based enzyme immunoassays for detection of antibodies to herpes simplex virus type 2 in human sera.
    J Clin Microbiol 37(5), 1999, 1242-6. doi: 10.1128/JCM.37.5.1242-1246.1999

  4. Kupfer, B; Kaiser, R; Brackmann, HH; Effenberger, W; Rockstroh, JK; Matz, B; Schneweis, KE:
    Protection against parenteral HIV-1 infection by homozygous deletion in the C-C chemokine receptor 5 gene.
    AIDS 13(9), 1999, 1025-8. doi: 10.1097/00002030-199906180-00004

  5. Pag, U; Heidrich, C; Bierbaum, G; Sahl, HG:
    Molecular analysis of expression of the lantibiotic pep5 immunity phenotype.
    Appl Environ Microbiol 65(2), 1999, 591-8. doi: 10.1128/AEM.65.2.591-598.1999

  6. Stock, I; Wiedemann, B:
    Natural antibiotic susceptibility of Escherichia coli, Shigella, E. vulneris, and E. hermannii strains.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 33(3), 1999, 187-99. doi: 10.1016/s0732-8893(98)00146-1


  1. Blümel, J; Blümel, E; Yassin, AF; Schmidt-Rotte, H; Schaal, KP:
    Typing of Nocardia farcinica by pulsed-field gel electrophoresis reveals an endemic strain as source of hospital infections.
    J Clin Microbiol 36(1), 1998, 118-22. doi: 10.1128/JCM.36.1.118-122.1998

  2. Brötz, H; Bierbaum, G; Leopold, K; Reynolds, PE; Sahl, HG:
    The lantibiotic mersacidin inhibits peptidoglycan synthesis by targeting lipid II.
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 42(1), 1998, 154-60. doi: 10.1128/AAC.42.1.154

  3. Brötz, H; Josten, M; Wiedemann, I; Schneider, U; Götz, F; Bierbaum, G; Sahl, HG:
    Role of lipid-bound peptidoglycan precursors in the formation of pores by nisin, epidermin and other lantibiotics.
    Mol Microbiol 30(2), 1998, 317-27. doi: 10.1046/j.1365-2958.1998.01065.x

  4. Eis-Hübinger, AM; Dieck, D; Schild, R; Hansmann, M; Schneweis, KE:
    Parvovirus B19 infection in pregnancy.
    Intervirology 41(4-5), 1998, 178-84. doi: 10.1159/000024933

  5. Heidrich, C; Pag, U; Josten, M; Metzger, J; Jack, RW; Bierbaum, G; Jung, G; Sahl, HG:
    Isolation, characterization, and heterologous expression of the novel lantibiotic epicidin 280 and analysis of its biosynthetic gene cluster.
    Appl Environ Microbiol 64(9), 1998, 3140-6. doi: 10.1128/AEM.64.9.3140-3146.1998

  6. Kupfer, B; Kaiser, R; Rockstroh, JK; Matz, B; Schneweis, KE:
    Role of HIV-1 phenotype in viral pathogenesis and its relation to viral load and CD4+ T-cell count.
    J Med Virol 56(3), 1998, 259-63. doi: 10.1046/j.1365-2958.1998.01065.x

  7. Sahl, HG; Bierbaum, G:
    Lantibiotics: biosynthesis and biological activities of uniquely modified peptides from gram-positive bacteria.
    Annu Rev Microbiol 52, 1998, 41-79. doi: 10.1146/annurev.micro.52.1.41

  8. Stock, I; Wiedemann, B:
    Identification and natural antibiotic susceptibility of Morganella morganii.
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 30(3), 1998, 153-65. doi: 10.1016/s0732-8893(97)00243-5

  9. Stock, I; Wiedemann, B:
    [Legionella infections. Pontiac fever and Legionella pneumonia (Legionnaires' disease)].
    Med Monatsschr Pharm 21(1), 1998, 2-8. doi: 10.1016/s0732-8893(97)00243-5


  1. Brötz, H; Bierbaum, G; Reynolds, PE; Sahl, HG:
    The lantibiotic mersacidin inhibits peptidoglycan biosynthesis at the level of transglycosylation.
    Eur J Biochem 246(1), 1997, 193-9. doi: 10.1111/j.1432-1033.1997.t01-1-00193.x

  2. Dietz, H; Pfeifle, D; Wiedemann, B:
    The signal molecule for beta-lactamase induction in Enterobacter cloacae is the anhydromuramyl-pentapeptide.
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 41(10), 1997, 2113-20. doi: 10.1128/AAC.41.10.2113

  3. Yassin, AF; Rainey, FA; Burghardt, J; Brzezinka, H; Schmitt, S; Seifert, P; Zimmermann, O; Mauch, H; Gierth, D; Lux, I; Schaal, KP:
    Tsukamurella tyrosinosolvens sp. nov.
    Int J Syst Bacteriol 47(3), 1997, 607-14. doi: 10.1099/00207713-47-3-607

  4. Yassin, AF; Rainey, FA; Burghardt, J; Gierth, D; Ungerechts, J; Lux, I; Seifert, P; Bal, C; Schaal, KP:
    Description of Nocardiopsis synnemataformans sp. nov., elevation of Nocardiopsis alba subsp. prasina to Nocardiopsis prasina comb. nov., and designation of Nocardiopsis antarctica and Nocardiopsis alborubida as later subjective synonyms of Nocardiopsis dassonvillei.
    Int J Syst Bacteriol 47(4), 1997, 983-8. doi: 10.1099/00207713-47-4-983


  1. Bierbaum, G; Szekat, C; Josten, M; Heidrich, C; Kempter, C; Jung, G; Sahl, HG:
    Engineering of a novel thioether bridge and role of modified residues in the lantibiotic Pep5.
    Appl Environ Microbiol 62(2), 1996, 385-92. doi: 10.1128/aem.62.2.385-392.1996

  2. Dietz, H; Pfeifle, D; Wiedemann, B:
    Location of N-acetylmuramyl-L-alanyl-D-glutamylmesodiaminopimelic acid, presumed signal molecule for beta-lactamase induction, in the bacterial cell.
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 40(9), 1996, 2173-7. doi: 10.1128/AAC.40.9.2173

  3. Eis-Hübinger, AM; Oldenburg, J; Brackmann, HH; Matz, B; Schneweis, KE:
    The prevalence of antibody to parvovirus B19 in hemophiliacs and in the general population.
    Zentralbl Bakteriol 284(2-3), 1996, 232-40. doi: 10.1016/s0934-8840(96)80098-3

  4. Heidrich, C; Hantke, K; Bierbaum, G; Sahl, HG:
    Identification and analysis of a gene encoding a Fur-like protein of Staphylococcus epidermidis.
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 140(2-3), 1996, 253-9. doi: 10.1111/j.1574-6968.1996.tb08345.x

  5. Horré, R; Marklein, G; Schaal, KP:
    Vibrio vulnificus, an emerging human pathogen.
    Zentralbl Bakteriol 284(2-3), 1996, 273-84. doi: 10.1016/s0934-8840(96)80103-4

  6. Marklein, G:
    Quinolones in everyday clinical practice: respiratory tract infections and nosocomial pneumonia.
    Chemotherapy 42 Suppl 1, 1996, 33-42. doi: 10.1159/000239490

  7. Molitor, E; Kluczny, C; Brötz, H; Bierbaum, G; Jack, R; Sahl, HG:
    Effects of the lantibiotic mersacidin on the morphology of staphylococci.
    Zentralbl Bakteriol 284(2-3), 1996, 318-28. doi: 10.1016/s0934-8840(96)80108-3

  8. Moll, WM; Ungerechts, J; Marklein, G; Schaal, KP:
    Comparison of BBL Crystal ANR ID Kit and API rapid ID 32 A for identification of anaerobic bacteria.
    Zentralbl Bakteriol 284(2-3), 1996, 329-47. doi: 10.1016/s0934-8840(96)80109-5

  9. Wichers, M; Kaiser, R; Rockstroh, J; Matz, B; Schneweis, KE:
    Biological testing versus sequence analysis for determination of drug resistance of human immunodeficiency virus.
    Zentralbl Bakteriol 284(2-3), 1996, 457-65. doi: 10.1016/s0934-8840(96)80119-8

  10. Witt, A; Kaiser, R; Mayer, A; Rolf, R; Matz, B; Schneweis, KE:
    HIV colonizing peripheral blood monocytes follows lymphocytic isolates in shifting from NSI to SI genotype.
    Arch Virol 141(10), 1996, 1833-46. doi: 10.1007/BF01718198

  11. Yassin, AF; Brzezinka, H; Molitor, E; Schaal, KP:
    Rapid chemotaxonomic diagnosis of human tuberculosis.
    Zentralbl Bakteriol 284(2-3), 1996, 466-73. doi: 10.1016/s0934-8840(96)80120-4

  12. Yassin, AF; Rainey, FA; Brzezinka, H; Burghardt, J; Rifai, M; Seifert, P; Feldmann, K; Schaal, KP:
    Tsukamurella pulmonis sp. nov.
    Int J Syst Bacteriol 46(2), 1996, 429-36. doi: 10.1099/00207713-46-2-429


  1. Brötz, H; Bierbaum, G; Markus, A; Molitor, E; Sahl, HG:
    Mode of action of the lantibiotic mersacidin: inhibition of peptidoglycan biosynthesis via a novel mechanism?
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 39(3), 1995, 714-9. doi: 10.1128/AAC.39.3.714

  2. Ewig, S; Moter, A; Nachtsheim, KH; Seuffert, HM; Marklein, G; Schumacher, R; Eis, G; Leutner, C; Bauer, T; Reichel, C:
    [Diagnostic value of protected bronchoalveolar lavage in HIV-associated pneumonia].
    Pneumologie 49(10), 1995, 546-55. doi: 10.1007/BF01718198

  3. Kasper, P; Simmonds, P; Schneweis, KE; Kaiser, R; Matz, B; Oldenburg, J; Brackmann, HH; Holmes, EC:
    The genetic diversification of the HIV type 1 gag p17 gene in patients infected from a common source.
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 11(10), 1995, 1197-201. doi: 10.1089/aid.1995.11.1197

  4. Meyer, C; Bierbaum, G; Heidrich, C; Reis, M; Süling, J; Iglesias-Wind, MI; Kempter, C; Molitor, E; Sahl, HG:
    Nucleotide sequence of the lantibiotic Pep5 biosynthetic gene cluster and functional analysis of PepP and PepC. Evidence for a role of PepC in thioether formation.
    Eur J Biochem 232(2), 1995, 478-89. doi: 10.1111/j.1432-1033.1995.tb20834.x

  5. Sahl, HG; Jack, RW; Bierbaum, G:
    Biosynthesis and biological activities of lantibiotics with unique post-translational modifications.
    Eur J Biochem 230(3), 1995, 827-53. doi: 10.1111/j.1432-1033.1995.tb20627.x

  6. Yassin, AF; Rainey, FA; Brzezinka, H; Jahnke, KD; Weissbrodt, H; Budzikiewicz, H; Stackebrandt, E; Schaal, KP:
    Lentzea gen. nov., a new genus of the order Actinomycetales.
    Int J Syst Bacteriol 45(2), 1995, 357-63. doi: 10.1099/00207713-45-2-357


  1. Bierbaum, G; Reis, M; Szekat, C; Sahl, HG:
    Construction of an expression system for engineering of the lantibiotic Pep5.
    Appl Environ Microbiol 60(12), 1994, 4332-8. doi: 10.1128/aem.60.12.4332-4338.1994

  2. Grosse-Bley, A; Eis-Hübinger, AM; Kaiser, R; Oldenburg, J; Brackmann, HH; Schwarz, TF; Schneweis, KE:
    Serological and virological markers of human parvovirus B19 infection in sera of hemophiliacs.
    Thromb Haemost 72(4), 1994, 503-7. doi: 10.1128/aem.60.12.4332-4338.1994

  3. Jack, R; Benz, R; Tagg, J; Sahl, HG:
    The mode of action of SA-FF22, a lantibiotic isolated from Streptococcus pyogenes strain FF22.
    Eur J Biochem 219(1-2), 1994, 699-705. doi: 10.1111/j.1432-1033.1994.tb19986.x

  4. Kasper, P; Kaiser, R; Oldenburg, J; Brackmann, HH; Matz, B; Schneweis, KE:
    Parallel evolution in the V3 region of HIV type 1 after infection of hemophiliacs from a homogeneous source.
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 10(12), 1994, 1669-78. doi: 10.1089/aid.1994.10.1669

  5. Reis, M; Eschbach-Bludau, M; Iglesias-Wind, MI; Kupke, T; Sahl, HG:
    Producer immunity towards the lantibiotic Pep5: identification of the immunity gene pepI and localization and functional analysis of its gene product.
    Appl Environ Microbiol 60(8), 1994, 2876-83. doi: 10.1128/aem.60.8.2876-2883.1994

  6. Sahl, HG:
    Gene-encoded antibiotics made in bacteria.
    Ciba Found Symp 186, 1994, 27-42; discussion 42-53. doi: 10.1002/9780470514658.ch3

  7. Sahl, HG:
    Staphylococcin 1580 is identical to the lantibiotic epidermin: implications for the nature of bacteriocins from gram-positive bacteria.
    Appl Environ Microbiol 60(2), 1994, 752-5. doi: 10.1128/aem.60.2.752-755.1994


  1. Brackmann, SA; Gerritzen, A; Oldenburg, J; Brackmann, HH; Schneweis, KE:
    Search for intrafamilial transmission of hepatitis C virus in hemophilia patients.
    Blood 81(4), 1993, 1077-82. doi: 10.1099/0022-1317-74-3-379

  2. Eis-Hübinger, AM; Schmidt, DS; Schneweis, KE:
    Anti-glycoprotein B monoclonal antibody protects T cell-depleted mice against herpes simplex virus infection by inhibition of virus replication at the inoculated mucous membranes.
    J Gen Virol 74 ( Pt 3), 1993, 379-85. doi: 10.1099/0022-1317-74-3-379

  3. Kasper, P; Kaiser, R; Kleim, JP; Oldenburg, J; Brackmann, HH; Rockstroh, J; Schneweis, KE:
    Diversification of HIV-1 strains after infection from a unique source.
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 9(2), 1993, 153-7. doi: 10.1089/aid.1993.9.153

  4. Kopp, U; Wiedemann, B; Lindquist, S; Normark, S:
    Sequences of wild-type and mutant ampD genes of Citrobacter freundii and Enterobacter cloacae.
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 37(2), 1993, 224-8. doi: 10.1128/AAC.37.2.224

  5. Schmidt, DS; Eis-Hübinger, AM; Schneweis, KE:
    The role of the immune system in establishment of herpes simplex virus latency--studies using CD4+ T-cell depleted mice.
    Arch Virol 133(1-2), 1993, 179-87. doi: 10.1007/BF01309753

  6. Yassin, AF; Binder, C; Schaal, KP:
    Identification of mycobacterial isolates by thin-layer and capillary gas-liquid chromatography under diagnostic routine conditions.
    Zentralbl Bakteriol 278(1), 1993, 34-48. doi: 10.1016/s0934-8840(11)80277-x

  7. Yassin, AF; Brzezinka, H; Schaal, KP:
    Cellular fatty acid methyl ester profiles as a tool in the differentiation of members of the genus Mycobacterium.
    Zentralbl Bakteriol 279(3), 1993, 316-29. doi: 10.1016/s0934-8840(11)80364-6

  8. Zühlsdorf, MT; Wiedemann, B:
    Functional and physiological characterization of the Tn21 cassette for resistance genes in Tn2426.
    J Gen Microbiol 139(5), 1993, 995-1002. doi: 10.1099/00221287-139-5-995


  1. Adesiyun, AA; Eschbach, M; Lenz, W; Schaal, KP:
    Detection of enterotoxigenicity of Staphylococcus aureus strains: a comparative use of the modified Ouchterlony precipitation test, reversed passive latex agglutination test, and avidin-biotin ELISA.
    Can J Microbiol 38(11), 1992, 1097-101. doi: 10.1139/m92-180

  2. Adesiyun, AA; Lenz, W; Schaal, KP:
    Phage Susceptibility and Enterotoxin Production by Staphylococcus aureus Strains Isolated from Nigerian Foods.
    J Food Prot 55(11), 1992, 871-873. doi: 10.4315/0362-028X-55.11.871

  3. Adesiyun, AA; Lenz, W; Schaal, KP:
    Phage susceptibility, enterotoxigenicity and antibiograms of Staphylococcus aureus strains isolated from human wounds and diarrhoea.
    Zentralbl Bakteriol 277(2), 1992, 250-9. doi: 10.1016/s0934-8840(11)80620-1

  4. Adesiyun, AA; Viebahn, A; Sahl, HG; Lenz, W; Schaal, KP:
    Lytic activities, protein profiles and morphologic characteristics of new bacteriophages isolated from canine and human Staphylococcus aureus strains.
    Zentralbl Veterinarmed B 39(1), 1992, 39-47. doi: 10.1111/j.1439-0450.1992.tb01135.x

  5. Bailly, E; Kleim, JP; Schneweis, KE; van Loo, B; Hammerstein, U; Brackmann, HH:
    Absence of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) proviral sequences in seronegative hemophilic men and sexual partners of HIV-seropositive hemophiliacs.
    Transfusion 32(2), 1992, 104-8. doi: 10.1046/j.1537-2995.1992.32292180136.x

  6. Eis-Hübinger, AM; Friedrich, A; Schneweis, KE:
    Herpes simplex virus-specific hybridoma cells cannot be persistently infected with this virus.
    Intervirology 34(1), 1992, 13-22. doi: 10.1159/000150258

  7. Eis-Hübinger, AM; Kaiser, R; Kleim, JP; Dlugosch, D; Estor, A; Kleemann, E; Lange, CE; Schneweis, KE:
    [Detection of varicella zoster virus infections using polymerase chain reaction].
    Hautarzt 43(12), 1992, 767-71. doi: 10.1007/BF01309753

  8. Schaal, KP; Lee, HJ:
    Actinomycete infections in humans--a review.
    Gene 115(1-2), 1992, 201-11. doi: 10.1016/0378-1119(92)90560-c

  9. Schneweis, KE; Eis-Hübinger, AM:
    [Clinical aspects and therapy of infections with herpes simplex viruses].
    Internist (Berl) 33(9), 1992, 581-5. doi: 10.1139/m92-180


  1. Adesiyun, AA; Lenz, W; Schaal, KP:
    Exfoliative toxin production by Staphylococcus aureus strains isolated from animals and human beings in Nigeria.
    Microbiologica 14(4), 1991, 357-62. doi: 10.1159/000150258

  2. Dlugosch, D; Eis-Hübinger, AM; Kleim, JP; Kaiser, R; Bierhoff, E; Schneweis, KE:
    Diagnosis of acute and latent varicella-zoster virus infections using the polymerase chain reaction.
    J Med Virol 35(2), 1991, 136-41. doi: 10.1002/jmv.1890350212

  3. Eis-Hübinger, AM; Kleim, JP; Mohr, K; Schneweis, KE:
    A related epitope is consistently present on glycoprotein C of herpes simplex virus type 1 and 2.
    Acta Virol 35(3), 1991, 276-81. doi: 10.1016/0195-6701(91)90056-e

  4. Eis-Hübinger, AM; Mohr, K; Schneweis, KE:
    Different mechanisms of protection by monoclonal and polyclonal antibodies during the course of herpes simplex virus infection.
    Intervirology 32(6), 1991, 351-60. doi: 10.1159/000150219

  5. Eis-Hübinger, AM; Schneweis, KE:
    [Humoral and cell-mediated immunity in herpes simplex virus infection].
    Monatsschr Kinderheilkd 139(7), 1991, 391-5. doi: 10.1002/jmv.1890340311

  6. Gerritzen, A; Brackmann, H; van Loo, B; Nies, G; Ruland, C; Spiegelberg, G; Hammerstein, U:
    Chronic delta hepatitis in haemophiliacs.
    J Med Virol 34(3), 1991, 188-90. doi: 10.1002/jmv.1890340311

  7. Kleim, JP; Ackermann, A; Brackmann, HH; Gahr, M; Schneweis, KE:
    Epidemiologically closely related viruses from hemophilia B patients display high homology in two hypervariable regions of the HIV-1 env gene.
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 7(4), 1991, 417-21. doi: 10.1089/aid.1991.7.417

  8. Sandhoff, T; Kleim, JP; Schneweis, KE:
    Latent human herpesvirus-6 DNA is sparsely distributed in peripheral blood lymphocytes of healthy adults and patients with lymphocytic disorders.
    Med Microbiol Immunol 180(3), 1991, 127-34. doi: 10.1007/BF00206116

  9. Schaal, KP:
    Medical and microbiological problems arising from airborne infection in hospitals.
    J Hosp Infect 18 Suppl A, 1991, 451-9. doi: 10.1016/0195-6701(91)90056-e

  10. Sienko, S; Eis-Hübinger, AM; Schneweis, KE:
    The role of free radical scavengers, inhibitors of prostaglandin synthesis, and hypomethylating agents in reactivation of latent herpes simplex virus.
    Med Microbiol Immunol 180(5), 1991, 249-59. doi: 10.1007/BF00202559


  1. Friedrich, A; Kleim, JP; Schneweis, KE:
    Detection of latent thymidine kinase-deficient herpes simplex virus in trigeminal ganglia of mice using the polymerase chain reaction.
    Arch Virol 113(1-2), 1990, 107-13. doi: 10.1007/BF01318359

  2. Gerritzen, A; Scholt, B:
    A nonradioactive riboprobe assay for the detection of hepatitis B virus DNA in human sera.
    J Virol Methods 30(3), 1990, 311-8. doi: 10.1016/0166-0934(90)90073-o

  3. Kleim, JP; Eis-Hübinger, AM; Mohr, K; Schneweis, KE:
    Inducible expression of herpes simplex virus type 1 glycoprotein C in NIH 3T3 cells.
    Zentralbl Bakteriol 274(3), 1990, 426-32. doi: 10.1016/s0934-8840(11)80701-2

  4. Schneweis, KE; Kleim, JP; Bailly, E; Niese, D; Wagner, N; Brackmann, HH:
    Graded cytopathogenicity of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) in the course of HIV infection.
    Med Microbiol Immunol 179(4), 1990, 193-203. doi: 10.1007/BF00195250

  5. Weil, HP; Beck-Sickinger, AG; Metzger, J; Stevanovic, S; Jung, G; Josten, M; Sahl, HG:
    Biosynthesis of the lantibiotic Pep5. Isolation and characterization of a prepeptide containing dehydroamino acids.
    Eur J Biochem 194(1), 1990, 217-23. doi: 10.1111/j.1432-1033.1990.tb19446.x

  6. Weil, HP; Schaal, KP:
    Serum antibodies to pathogenic actinomycetes in the normal human population.
    Zentralbl Bakteriol 274(3), 1990, 398-405. doi: 10.1016/s0934-8840(11)80698-5


  1. Bierbaum, G; Sahl, HG:
    Influence of cationic peptides on the activity of the autolytic endo-beta-N-acetylglucosaminidase of Staphylococcus simulans 22.
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 49(2-3), 1989, 223-7. doi: 10.1016/0378-1097(89)90042-6

  2. Eis-Hübinger, AM; Stifter, G; Schneweis, KE:
    Opportunistic infections with coronavirus-like particles in patients infected with the human immunodeficiency virus?
    Zentralbl Bakteriol 271(3), 1989, 351-5. doi: 10.1016/s0934-8840(89)80034-9

  3. Kordel, M; Schüller, F; Sahl, HG:
    Interaction of the pore forming-peptide antibiotics Pep 5, nisin and subtilin with non-energized liposomes.
    FEBS Lett 244(1), 1989, 99-102. doi: 10.1016/0014-5793(89)81171-8

  4. Loos, U; Marklein, G; Scholl, H:
    Bronchopulmonary penetration of ciprofloxacin.
    J Chemother 1(4 Suppl), 1989, 560-1. doi: 10.1016/s0934-8840(89)80034-9

  5. Marklein, G; Lotze, G; Ungerechts, J:
    Ciprofloxacin in vitro activity alone and in combination against clinical isolates of glucose nonfermenting bacteria.
    J Chemother 1(4 Suppl), 1989, 156-9. doi: 10.1016/s0934-8840(89)80034-9

  6. Marklein, G; Weil, HP; Rommelsheim, K:
    [Laboratory diagnostic possibilities in fungus infections in intensive care patients].
    Anasth Intensivther Notfallmed 24(3), 1989, 172-6. doi: 10.1016/s0934-8840(89)80034-9

  7. Schneweis, KE; Ackermann, A; Friedrich, A; Kleim, JP; Kornau, K; Ruff, R; Siefer-Wippermann, B:
    Comparison of different methods for detecting human immune deficiency virus in human immunodeficiency virus-seropositive hemophiliacs.
    J Med Virol 29(2), 1989, 94-101. doi: 10.1002/jmv.1890290205

  8. Schüller, F; Benz, R; Sahl, HG:
    The peptide antibiotic subtilin acts by formation of voltage-dependent multi-state pores in bacterial and artificial membranes.
    Eur J Biochem 182(1), 1989, 181-6. doi: 10.1111/j.1432-1033.1989.tb14815.x

  9. Wiedemann, B; Adam, D; Bauernfeind, A; Blasius, C; Braveny, I; Daschner, F; Grimm, H; Hahn, H; Langmaack, H; Ley, F:
    [In-vitro activity of enoxacin: a multicenter study].
    Infection 17 Suppl 1, 1989, S3-5. doi: 10.1007/BF01643625


  1. Gerritzen, A; Schneweis, KE:
    [Prevention of lymphatic and hematologic spreading as a pathogenic condition for neural persistence of herpes simplex virus].
    Zentralbl Bakteriol Mikrobiol Hyg A 267(4), 1988, 559-69. doi: 10.1093/clinids/10.4.793

  2. Kordel, M; Benz, R; Sahl, HG:
    Mode of action of the staphylococcinlike peptide Pep 5: voltage-dependent depolarization of bacterial and artificial membranes.
    J Bacteriol 170(1), 1988, 84-8. doi: 10.1128/jb.170.1.84-88.1988

  3. Korfmann, G; Wiedemann, B:
    Genetic control of beta-lactamase production in Enterobacter cloacae.
    Rev Infect Dis 10(4), 1988, 793-9. doi: 10.1093/clinids/10.4.793

  4. Kresken, M; Wiedemann, B:
    Development of resistance to nalidixic acid and the fluoroquinolones after the introduction of norfloxacin and ofloxacin.
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 32(8), 1988, 1285-8. doi: 10.1128/AAC.32.8.1285

  5. Kühnen, E; Pfeifer, G; Frenkel, C:
    [Pathogen spectrum in suppurative meningitis with special reference to a patient sample].
    Anasth Intensivther Notfallmed 23(1), 1988, 39-44. doi: 10.1093/clinids/10.4.793

  6. Kühnen, E; Richter, F; Richter, K; Andries, L:
    Establishment of a typing system for group D streptococci.
    Zentralbl Bakteriol Mikrobiol Hyg A 267(3), 1988, 322-30. doi: 10.1016/s0176-6724(88)80048-8

  7. Kühnen, E; Schaal, KP; Keller, F; Bartels, F:
    Clinical evaluation of diagnostic hemoperfusion for in vivo enrichment of bacteria and fungi in comparison with a conventional blood culture technique.
    J Clin Microbiol 26(8), 1988, 1609-13. doi: 10.1128/jcm.26.8.1609-1613.1988

  8. Lenz, W; Eilers, E; Lehmacher, U:
    [Characterization of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains isolated from 1974 to 1983 in West Germany with respect to the results of lysotyping].
    Zentralbl Bakteriol Mikrobiol Hyg A 268(2), 1988, 277-93. doi: 10.1093/clinids/10.4.793

  9. Peter, K; Korfmann, G; Wiedemann, B:
    Impact of the ampD gene and its product on beta-lactamase production in Enterobacter cloacae.
    Rev Infect Dis 10(4), 1988, 800-5. doi: 10.1093/clinids/10.4.800

  10. Schallehn, G; Wolff, MH:
    [Morphological changes in human embryonic lung fibroblasts caused by cytotoxins of various Clostridium species].
    Zentralbl Bakteriol Mikrobiol Hyg A 267(3), 1988, 367-78. doi: 10.1093/clinids/10.4.793

  11. Schneweis, KE; Brado, M; Ebers, B; Friedrich, A; Olbrich, M; Schüler, W:
    Immunological mechanisms giving rise to latency of herpes simplex virus in the spinal ganglia of the mouse.
    Med Microbiol Immunol 177(1), 1988, 1-8. doi: 10.1007/BF00190305

  12. Schneweis, KE; Eis-Hübinger, AM:
    [Preventive measures for the control of perinatal herpes simplex virus infection].
    Geburtshilfe Frauenheilkd 48(10), 1988, 738-40. doi: 10.1055/s-2008-1026620

  13. Taubitz, IS; Brandis, H:
    A comparison between methods of identification and serotyping of encapsulated strains of Haemophilus influenzae.
    Zentralbl Bakteriol Mikrobiol Hyg A 270(1-2), 1988, 83-97. doi: 10.1016/s0176-6724(88)80144-5


  1. Bierbaum, G; Sahl, HG:
    Autolytic system of Staphylococcus simulans 22: influence of cationic peptides on activity of N-acetylmuramoyl-L-alanine amidase.
    J Bacteriol 169(12), 1987, 5452-8. doi: 10.1128/jb.169.12.5452-5458.1987

  2. Hammann, R; Kronibus, A; Lang, N; Werner, H:
    Quantitative studies on the vaginal flora of asymptomatic women and patients with vaginitis and vaginosis.
    Zentralbl Bakteriol Mikrobiol Hyg A 265(3-4), 1987, 451-61. doi: 10.1016/s0176-6724(87)80264-x

  3. Kresken, M; Wiedemann, B:
    [Resistance pattern of clinical bacterial isolates. Results of a super-regional multicenter study of the Resistance Study Committee of the Paul Ehrlich Society of Chemotherapy].
    Infection 15 Suppl 4, 1987, S150-7. doi: 10.1007/BF01645862

  4. Kühnen, E; Pfeifer, G; Frenkel, C:
    Penetration of fosfomycin into cerebrospinal fluid across non-inflamed and inflamed meninges.
    Infection 15(6), 1987, 422-4. doi: 10.1007/BF01647220

  5. Kühnen, E; Rommelsheim, K; Andries, L:
    Combined use of phage typing, enterococcinotyping and species differentiation of group D streptococci as an effective epidemiological tool.
    Zentralbl Bakteriol Mikrobiol Hyg A 266(3-4), 1987, 586-95. doi: 10.1016/s0176-6724(87)80242-0

  6. Pickenhahn, P; Hahn, IF; Lenz, W; Brandis, H:
    Correlation between enterotoxigenicity, tested by different ELISA-techniques, antibiotic resistance patterns and phage groups of Staphylococcus aureus strains.
    Zentralbl Bakteriol Mikrobiol Hyg A 266(1-2), 1987, 127-36. doi: 10.1016/s0176-6724(87)80026-3

  7. Pickenhahn, P; Lenz, W; Schaal, KP:
    Comparison of two newly developed forms of an enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for the detection of staphylococcal toxic shock syndrome toxin-1 (TSST-1).
    Zentralbl Bakteriol Mikrobiol Hyg A 267(2), 1987, 206-16. doi: 10.1016/s0176-6724(87)80006-8

  8. Sahl, HG; Ersfeld-Dressen, H; Bierbaum, G; Josten, M; Kordel, M; Reis, M; Schüller, F:
    Different mechanisms of insensitivity to the staphylococcin-like peptide Pep 5.
    Zentralbl Bakteriol Mikrobiol Hyg A 267(2), 1987, 173-85. doi: 10.1016/s0176-6724(87)80002-0

  9. Sahl, HG; Kordel, M; Benz, R:
    Voltage-dependent depolarization of bacterial membranes and artificial lipid bilayers by the peptide antibiotic nisin.
    Arch Microbiol 149(2), 1987, 120-4. doi: 10.1007/BF00425076


  1. Sahl, HG:
    Bactericidal cationic peptides involved in bacterial antagonism and host defence.
    Microbiol Sci 2(7), 1985, 212-7. doi: 10.1007/BF01645862