Transregio SFB-TR 84 “Innate Immunity of the Lung: Mechanisms of Pathogen Attack and Host Defence in Pneumonia“

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Ugolini M, Gerhard J, Burkert S, Jensen KJ, Georg P, Ebner F, Thada S, Dietert K, Helbig ET, Opitz B, Kurth F, Dittrich N, Sumanlatha G, Blander JM, Gruber AD, Hartmann S, Boekschoten MV, Suttorp N, Müller M, Jungersen G, Schumann RR, Sander LE

Recognition of microbial viability via TLR8 promotes T follicular helper cell differentiation and vaccine responses.

Nat Immunol  2018

www.nature.com/articles/s41590-018-0068-4

Ruiz-Moreno JS, Hamann L, Shah JA, Verbon A, Mockenhaupt FP, Puzianowska-Kuznicka M, Naujoks J, Sander LE, Witzenrath M, Cambier JC, Suttorp N, Schumann RR, Jin L, Hawn TR,  Opitz B,  CAPNETZ Study Group

The common HAQ STING variant impairs cGAS-dependent antibacterial responses and is associated with susceptibility to Legionnaires' disease in humans.

PLoS Pathog. 2018 Jan 3;14(1)

journals.plos.org/plospathogens/article

Ruiz-Moreno JS, Hamann L, Jin L, Sander LE, Puzianowska-Kuznickad M, Cambier JC, Witzenrath M, Schumann RR, Suttorp N, Opitz B, CAPNETZ Study Group

The cGAS/STING pathway detects Streptococcus pneumoniae but is dispensable for anti-pneumococcal defense in mice and humans.

Infect Immun. 2017 Dec 20. pii: IAI.00849-17

iai.asm.org/content/early/2017/12/13/IAI.00849-17.abstract

Naujoks J, Lippmann, J, Suttorp N, Opitz, B

Innate sensing and cell-autonomous resistance pathways in Legionella pneumophila infection.

Int J Med Microbiol. 2017 Oct 27. pii: S1438-4221(17)30306-5.

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29097162

Opitz B

Inflammasome Deficiency Makes Pro-resolving Lipid Mediators Great Again.

Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2017;196:668-669

www.atsjournals.org/doi/abs/10.1164/rccm.201702-0402ED&

Seeberger PH, Pereira CL, Khan N, Xiao G, Diago-Navarro E, Reppe K, Opitz B, Fries BC, Witzenrath M

A semi-synthetic glycoconjugate vaccine candidate for carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae.

Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. 2017 Aug 16

www.pubmed.de/gateway/nlm-pubmed/28815890

Patel S, Blaauboer SM, Tucker HR, Mansouri S, Ruiz-Moreno JS, Hamann L, Schumann RR, Opitz B, Jin L

The Common R71H-G230A-R293Q Human TMEM173 Is a Null Allele.

J Immunol December 7, 2016, 1601585

www.jimmunol.org/content/early/2016/12/07/jimmunol.1601585.abstract

Kostadinova E, Chaput C, Gutbier B, Lippmann J, Sander LE, Mitchell TJ, Suttorp N, Witzenrath M, Opitz B

NLRP3 protects alveolar barrier integrity by an inflammasome-independent increase of epithelial cell adherence

Sci Rep. 2016 Aug 1;6:30943

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27476670

Rabes A, Suttorp N, Opitz B

Inflammasomes in Pneumococcal Infection: Innate Immune Sensing and Bacterial Evasion Strategies.

Curr Top Microbiol Immunol. 2016;397:215-27

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27460812

Tabeling C, Noe E, Naujoks J, Doehn JM, Hippenstiel S, Opitz B, Suttorp N, Klopfleisch R, Witzenrath M

PKCα Deficiency in Mice Is Associated with Pulmonary Vascular Hyperresponsiveness to Thromboxane A2 and Increased Thromboxane Receptor Expression.

J Vasc Res. 2015;52(4):279-88

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26890419

Naujoks J, Tabeling C, Dill BD, Hoffmann C, Brown AS, Kunze M, Kempa S, Peter A, Mollenkopf HJ, Dorhoi A, Kershaw O, Gruber AD, Sander LE, Witzenrath M, Herold S, Nerlich A, Hocke AC, van Driel I, Suttorp N, Bedoui S, Hilbi H, Trost M, Opitz B

IFNs Modify the Proteome of Legionella-Containing Vacuoles and Restrict Infection Via IRG1-Derived Itaconic Acid.

PLoS Pathog. 2016 Feb 1;12(2)

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26829557

Fatykhova D, Rabes A, Machnik C, Guruprasad K, Pache F, Berg J, Toennies M, Bauer TT, Schneider P, Schimek M, Eggeling S, Mitchell TJ, Mitchell AM, Hilker R, Hain T, Suttorp N, Hippenstiel S, Hocke AC, Opitz B

Serotype 1 and 8 Pneumococci Evade Sensing by Inflammasomes in Human Lung Tissue.

PLoS One. 2015 Aug 28;10(8):e0137108

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26317436

Müller-Redetzky HC, Wienhold SM, Berg J, Hocke AC, Hippenstiel S, Hellwig K, Gutbier B, Opitz B, Neudecker J, Rückert J, Gruber AC, Kershaw O, Mayer K,  Suttorp N, Witzenrath M

Moxifloxacin is not anti-inflammatory in experimental pneumococcal pneumonia.

J Antimicrob Chemother. 2015 Mar;70(3):830-40

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25406299

Rabes A, Zimmermann S, Reppe K, Lang R, Seeberger PH, Suttorp N, Witzenrath M, Lepenies B, Opitz B

The C-type lectin receptor Mincle binds to Streptococcus pneumoniae but plays a limited role in the anti-pneumococcal innate immune response.

PLoS One. 2015 Feb 6;10(2):e0117022

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25658823

Müller-Redetzky HC, Felten M, Hellwig K, Wienhold SM, Naujoks J, Opitz B, Kershaw O, Gruber AD, Suttorp N, Witzenrath M

Increasing the inspiratory time and I:E ratio during mechanical ventilation aggravates ventilator-induced lung injury in mice.

Critical Care 2015, 19:23

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25888164

Noe E, Tabeling C, Doehn JM, Naujoks J, Opitz B, Hippenstiel S, Witzenrath M, Klopfleisch R

Juvenile megaesophagus in PKCα-deficient mice is associated with an increase in the segment of the distal esophagus lined by smooth muscle cells.

Ann Anat. 2014 Sep;196(5):365-71

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24862691

Tabeling C, Scheer H, Schönrock SM, Runge F, Gutbier B, Lienau J, Hamelmann E, Opitz B, Suttorp N, Mayer K, Behrens GM, Tschernig T, Witzenrath M

Nucleotide oligomerization domain 1 ligation suppressed murine allergen-specific T-cell proliferation and airway hyperresponsiveness.

Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 2014 May;50(5):903-11

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24279792

Tabeling C, Scheer H, Schönrock SM, Runge F, Gutbier B, Lienau J, Hamelmann E, Opitz B, Suttorp N, Mayer K, Behrens GM, Tschernig T, Witzenrath M.

NOD1 Ligation Suppressed Murine Allergen-Specific T Cell Proliferation and Airway Hyperresponsiveness.

Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 2013 Nov 26.

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24279792

Naujoks J, Opitz B

Bacterial infections and the DNA sensing pathway

Bookchapter DNA Sensing: The impact of dsDNA on Disease and Vaccinology. Edited by Ken Ishii and Jason C.K. Tang; Elsevier

store.elsevier.com/Biological-DNA-Sensor/isbn-9780124047327

Chaput C, Sander LE, Suttorp N, Opitz B

NOD-Like Receptors in Lung Diseases.

Front Immunol. 2013, 4, 393.

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24312100

Helbig ET, Opitz B, Sander LE

Adjuvant immunotherapies as a novel approach to bacterial infections

Immunotherapy. 2013;5, 365-81.

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23557420

Yu P, Lübben W, Slomka H, Gebler J, Konert M, Cai C, Neubrandt L, Prazeres da Costa O, Paul S, Dehnert S, Döhne K, Thanisch M, Storsberg S, Wiegand L, Kaufmann A, Nain M, Quintanilla-Martinez L, Bettio S, Schnierle B, Kolesnikova L, Becker S, Schnare M, B

Nucleic acid-sensing Toll-like receptors are essential for the control of endogenous retrovirus viremia and ERV-induced tumors

Immunity. 2012 Nov 16;37(5):867-79. doi: 10.1016/j.immuni.2012.07.018.

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23142781

Oldenburg M, Krüger A, Ferstl R, Kaufmann A, Nees G, Sigmund A, Bathke B, Lauterbach H, Suter M, Dreher S, Koedel U, Akira S, Kawai T, Buer J, Wagner H, Bauer S, Hochrein H, Kirschning CJ

TLR13 recognizes bacterial 23S rRNA devoid of erythromycin resistance-forming modification

Science. 2012 Aug 31;337(6098):1111-5. doi: 10.1126/science.1220363. Epub 2012 Jul 19

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22821982

Koppe U, Suttorp N, Opitz B

Recognition of Streptococcus pneumoniae by the innate immune system.

Cell Microbiol. 2012 Apr;14(4):460-6. doi: 10.1111/j.1462-5822.2011.01746.x. Epub 2012 Feb 8

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22212419

Jöckel S, Nees G, Sommer R, Zhao Y, Cherkasov D, Hori H, Ehm G, Schnare M, Nain M, Kaufmann A, Bauer S

The 2´-O-methylation status of a single guanosine controls transfer RNA-mediated Toll-like receptor 7 activation or inhibition

J Exp Med. 2012 Feb 13;209(2):235-41. Epub 2012 Feb 6.

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22312111

Eitel J, Meixenberger K, van Laak C, Orlovski C, Hocke A, Schmeck B, Hippenstiel S, N’Guessan PD, Suttorp N, Opitz B

Rac1 regulates the NLRP3 inflammasome which mediates IL-1beta production in Chlamydophila pneumoniae infected human mononuclear cells.

PLoS One. 2012;7(1):e30379. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0030379. Epub 2012 Jan 20.

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22276187

Koppe U, Högner K, Witzenrath M, Bauer S, Hammerschmidt S, Suttorp N, Herold S, Opitz B.

Streptococcus pneumoniae stimulates a STING- and IFN regulatory factor 3-dependent type I IFN production in macrophages, which regulates RANTES production in macrophages, cocultured alveolar epithelial cells, and mouse lungs.

J Immunol. 2012 Jan 15;188(2):811-7

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22156592

Lippmann J, Müller H, Naujoks J, Tabeling C, Shin S, Witzenrath M, Hellwig K, Kirschning CJ, Taylor GA, Barchet W, Bauer S, Suttorp N, Roy CR, Opitz B

Dissection of a type I interferon pathway in controlling bacterial intracellular infection in mice.

Cell Microbiol. 2011 Nov;13(11):1668-82. doi: 10.1111/j.1462-5822.2011.01646.x. Epub 2011 Aug 24

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21790939

Witzenrath M, Pache F, Lorenz D, Koppe U, Schönrock S, Meixenberger K, Dorhoi A, Ma J, Holmes A, Trendelenburg G, Heimesaat MM, Bereswill S, van der Linden M, Tschopp J, Mitchell TJ, Suttorp N, Opitz B.

The NLRP3 Inflammasome is Differentially Activated by Pneumolysin Variants and Contributes to Host Defense in Pneumococcal Pneumonia.

J Immunol. 2011 Jul 1;187(1):434-40. Epub 2011 Jun 6.

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21646297

Eitel J, Suttorp N, Opitz B.

Innate immune recognition and inflammasome activation in Listeria monocytogenes infection.

Front Microbiol. 2011;1: 149

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21607087

Lorenz J, Zahlten J, Pollok I, Lippmann J, Scharf S, N´Guessan PD, Opitz B, Flieger A, Suttorp N, Hippenstiel S, Schmeck B.

Legionella pneumophila-induced I?B?-dependent expression of interleukin-6 in lung epithelium.

Eur Respir J. 2011 Mar;37(3):648-57. Epub 2010 Jul 22.

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20650996

Scharf S, Vardarova K, Lang F, Schmeck B, Opitz B, Flieger A, Heuner K, Hippenstiel S, Suttorp N, N´Guessan PD.

Legionella pneumophila induces human beta defensin-3 in pulmonary cells.

Respir Res. 2010 Jul 8;11:93.

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20615218

Zahlten J, Steinicke R, Opitz B, Eitel J, N´guessan PD, Vinzing M, Witzenrath M, Schmeck B, Hammerschmidt S, Suttorp N, Hippenstiel S.

TLR2- and nucleotide-binding oligomerization domain 2-dependent Krüppel-like factor 2 expression downregulates NF-kappa B-related gene expression.

J Immunol. 2010 Jul 1;185(1):597-604. Epub 2010 Jun 4

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20525885

Opitz B, van Laak V, Eitel J, Suttorp N.

Innate immune recognition in infectious and noninfectious diseases of the lung.

Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2010 Jun 15;181(12):1294-309. Epub 2010 Feb 18.

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20167850

Bachem A, Güttler S, Hartung E, Ebstein F, Schäfer M, Tannert A, Salama A, Mavassaghi K, Opitz C, Mages HW, Henn V, Kloetzel PM, Gurka S, Kroczek R

Superior antigen cross-presentation and XCR1 expression define human CD11c+CD141+ cells as homologues of murine CD8+ cells

J Exp Med 207, 1273-81 (2010)

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20479115

Buss C, Opitz B, Hocke AC, Lippmann J, van Laak V, Hippenstiel S, Krüll M, Suttorp N, Eitel J.

Essential role of mitochondrial antiviral signaling, IFN regulatory factor (IRF)3, and IRF7 in Chlamydophila pneumoniae-mediated IFN-beta response and control of bacterial replication in human endothelial cells.

J Immunol. 2010 Mar 15;184(6):3072-8. Epub 2010 Feb 12.

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20154210

Meixenberger K, Pache F, Eitel J, Schmeck B, Hippenstiel S, Slevogt H, N´Guessan P, Witzenrath M, Netea MG, Chakraborty T, Suttorp N, Opitz B.

Listeria monocytogenes-infected human peripheral blood mononuclear cells produce IL-1beta,depending on listeriolysin O and NLRP3.

J Immunol. 2010 Jan 15;184(2):922-30. Epub 2009 Dec 11.

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20008285