Institut für Anatomie und Zellbiologie


    Projektrelevante Publikationen:


    Shityakov S, Nagai M, Ergün S, Braunger BM, Förster CY
    The Protective Effects of Neurotrophins and MicroRNA in Diabetic Retinopathy, Nephropathy and Heart Failure via Regulating Endothelial Function
    Biomolecules. 2022 Aug 12;12(8):1113. doi: 10.3390/biom12081113. PMID: 36009007  [PubMed]

    Feldheim J, Wend D, Lauer MJ, Monoranu CM, Glas M, Kleinschnitz C, Ernestus RI, Braunger BM, Meybohm P, Hagemann C, Burek M
    Protocadherin Gamma C3 (PCDHGC3) Is Strongly Expressed in Glioblastoma and Its High Expression Is Associated with Longer Progression-Free Survival of Patients
    Int J Mol Sci. 2022 Jul 22;23(15):8101. doi: 10.3390/ijms23158101. PMID: 35897674 [PubMed]

    Schlecht A, Wolf J, Boneva S, Prinz G, Braunger BM, Wieghofer P, Agostini H, Schlunck G, Lange C
    Transcriptional and Distributional Profiling of Microglia in Retinal Angiomatous Proliferation
    Int J Mol Sci. 2022 Mar 22;23(7):3443. doi: 10.3390/ijms23073443. PMID: 35408803 [PubMed]


    Bielmeier CB, Roth S, Schmitt SI, Boneva SK, Schlecht A, Vallon M, Tamm ER, Ergün S, Neueder A, Braunger BM
    Transcriptional Profiling Identifies Upregulation of Neuroprotective Pathways in Retinitis Pigmentosa
    Int J Mol Sci. 2021 Jun 11;22(12):6307. doi: 10.3390/ijms22126307 [PubMed]


    Špiranec Spes K, Hupp S, Werner F, Koch F, Völker K, Krebes L, Kämmerer U, Heinze KG, Braunger BM, Kuhn M. Natriuretic Peptides Attenuate Retinal Pathological Neovascularization Via Cyclic Guanosine Monophosphate Signaling in Pericytes and Astrocytes. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2020 Jan;40(1):159-174. doi: 10.1161/ATVBAHA.119.313400. Epub 2019 Oct 17. [PubMed[Full article]


    Bielmeier CB, Schmitt SI, Braunger BM. Light Intensity-Dependent Dysregulation of Retinal Reference Genes. Adv Exp Med Biol. 2019;1185:295-299. doi: 10.1007/978-3-030-27378-1_48. PMID: 31884627 [PubMed] (Full article]

    Schmitt SI, Bielmeier CB, Braunger BM. New Insights into Endothelin Signaling and Its Diverse Roles in the Retina. Adv Exp Med Biol. 2019;1185:519-523. doi: 10.1007/978-3-030-27378-1_85. PMID: 31884664. [PubMed] [Full article]


    Vallon M, Yuki K, Nguyen TD, Chang J, Yuan J, Siepe D, Miao Y, Essler M, Noda M, Garcia KC, Kuo CJ. A RECK-WNT7 Receptor-Ligand Interaction Enables Isoform-Specific Regulation of Wnt Bioavailability. Cell Rep (2018) 25:339–349. [PubMed] [Full article]


    Schlecht A, Leimbeck SV, Jägle H, Feuchtinger A, Tamm ER, Braunger BM. Deletion of endothelial TGF-β signaling causes choroidal neovascularization, Am J Pathol. 2017 Aug 17. pii: S0002-9440(17)30415-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ajpath.2017.06.018. [PubMed] [Full article]

    Chang J, Mancuso MR, Maier C, Liang X, Yuki K, Yang L, Kwong JW, Wang J, Rao V, Vallon M, Kosinski C, Zhang JJ, Mah AT, Xu L, Li L, Gholamin S, Reyes TF, Li R, Kuhnert F, Han X, Yuan J, Chiou SH, Brettman AD, Daly L, Corney DC, Cheshier SH, Shortliffe LD, Wu X, Snyder M, Chan P, Giffard RG, Chang HY, Andreasson K, Kuo CJ. Gpr124 is essential for blood-brain barrier integrity in central nervous system disease. Nat Med (2017) 23:450-460. [PubMed] [Full article]

    Schäfer N, Grosche A, Schmitt S, Braunger BM, Pauly D. Complement components showed a time-dependent local expression pattern in constant and acute white light induced photoreceptor damage, Front Mol Neurosci. 2017 Jun 20;10:197. doi: 10.3389/fnmol.2017. 00197. [PubMed] [Full article]

    Kugler M, Schlecht A, Fuchshofer R, Schmitt SI, Kleiter I, Aigner L, Tamm ER, Braunger BM. SMAD7 deficiency stimulates Müller progenitor cell proliferation during the development of the mammalian retina. Histochem Cell Biol. 2017 Jul;148(1):21-32. doi: 10.1007/s00418-017-1549-5. [PubMed] [Full article]


    Noda M, Vallon M, Kuo CJ. The Wnt7's Tale: A story of an orphan who finds her tie to a famous family. Cancer Sci (2016) 107:576-582. [PubMed] [Full article]

    Boneva SK, Groß TR, Schlecht A, Schmitt S, Sippl C, Jägle H, Volz C, Neueder A, Tamm ER, Braunger BM. Cre recombinase expression or topical tamoxifen treatment do not affect retinal structure and function, neuronal vulnerability or glial reactivity in the mouse eye, Neuroscience. 2016 Jun 14;325:188-201. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2016.03.050. [PubMed] [Full article]

    Schlecht A, Leimbeck SV, Tamm ER, Braunger BM. Tamoxifen-containing eye drops successfully trigger Cre-mediated recombination in the entire eye. Adv Exp Med Biol. 2016;854:495-500. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-17121-0_66. [PubMed] [Full article]


    Kugler M, Fuchshofer R, Schlecht A, Aigner L, Tamm ER, Braunger BM. Heterozygous modulation of TGF-β signaling does not influence Müller glia cell reactivity or proliferation following NMDA-induced damage, Histochem Cell Biol. 2015 Jul 28. doi: 10.1007/s00418-015-1354-y. [PubMed] [Full article]

    Braunger BM, Leimbeck SV, Schlecht A, Volz C, Jägle H, Tamm ER. Deletion of ocular transforming growth factor β signaling mimics essential characteristics of diabetic retinopathy, Am J Pathol. 2015 Jun;185(6):1749-68, doi: 10.1016/j.ajpath.2015.02.007. [PubMed] [Full article]


    Braunger BM, Pielmeier S, Demmer C, Landstorfer V, Kawall D, Abramov N, Leibinger M, Kleiter I, Fischer D, Jägle H, Tamm ER. TGF-β signaling protects retinal neurons from programmed cell death during the development of the mammalian eye, J Neurosci. 2013 Aug 28;33(35):14246-58. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0991-13.2013. [PubMed] [Full article]

    Braunger BM, Ohlmann A, Koch M, Tanimoto N, Yang Y, Volz C, Bösl M, Cvekl A, Jägle H, Seeliger M, Tamm ER. Constitutive overexpression of Norrin activates Wnt/β-catenin and endothelin-2 signaling to protect photoreceptors from light damage, Neurobiol Dis. 2013 Feb;50:1-12, doi: 10.1016/j.nbd.2012.09.008. [PubMed] [Full article]


    Ohlmann A, Seitz R, Braunger B, Seitz D, Bösl MR, Tamm ER. Norrin promotes vascular regrowth after oxygen-induced retinal vessel loss and suppresses retinopathy in mice, J Neurosci. 2010 Jan 6;30(1):183-93, doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.3210-09.2010. [PubMed] [Full article]