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    Carmen Eckerich

    Carmen Eckerich

    Senior Scientist

    Foundation for Research & Technology-Hellas
    Institute of Molecular Biology & Biotechnology
    Dep. of Biomedical Research
    University Campus of Ioannina
    45 115 Ioannina, Greece

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    Diploma in Biology, 1998 (University of Konstanz, Germany,Department of Molecular Genetics, Prof. Dr. Rolf Knippers)

    Ph. D. 2002 (University of Konstanz, Germany, Department of Molecular Genetics, Prof. Dr. Rolf Knippers)

    Postdoc 2002-2007 (University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Germany, Department of Neurological Surgery, Laboratory for Brain Tumor Biology, Prof. Dr. M. Westphal)


    Total number of Publications: 11
    h-index: 7

    Publications (after 2000)

    Eckerich C, Schulte A, Martens T, Zapf S, Westphal M, Lamszus K. (2009). RON receptor tyrosine kinase in human gliomas: expression, function, and identification of a novel soluble splice variant. J Neurochem. 109(4):969-80.

    Herrmann F, Pably P, Eckerich C, Bedford MT, Fackelmayer FO. (2009). Human protein arginine methyltransferases in vivo--distinct properties of eight canonical members of the PRMT family. J Cell Sci. 122(Pt 5):667-77.

    Eckerich C, Zapf S, Fillbrandt R, Loges S, Westphal M, Lamszus K. (2007). Hypoxia can induce c-Met expression in glioma cells and enhance SF/HGF-induced cell migration. Int J Cancer. 121(2):276-83.

    Martens T, Schmidt NO, Eckerich C, Fillbrandt R, Merchant M, Schwall R, Westphal M, Lamszus K. (2006). A novel one-armed anti-c-Met antibody inhibits glioblastoma growth in vivo. Clin Cancer Res. 12(20 Pt 1):6144-52.

    Ulbricht U, Eckerich C, Fillbrandt R, Westphal M, Lamszus K. (2006). RNA interference targeting protein tyrosine phosphatase zeta/receptor-type protein tyrosine phosphatase beta suppresses glioblastoma growth in vitro and in vivo. J Neurochem. 98(5):1497-506.

    Eckerich C, Zapf S, Ulbricht U, Muller S, Fillbrandt R, Westphal M, Lamszus K. (2006). Contactin is expressed in human astrocytic gliomas and mediates repulsive effects. Glia. 53(1):1-12.

    Lamszus K, Brockmann MA, Eckerich C, Bohlen P, May C, Mangold U, Fillbrandt R, Westphal M. (2005). Inhibition of glioblastoma angiogenesis and invasion by combined treatments directed against vascular endothelial growth factor receptor-2, epidermal growth factor receptor, and vascular endothelial-cadherin. Clin Cancer Res. 11(13):4934-40.

    Ulbricht U, Brockmann MA, Aigner A, Eckerich C, Muller S, Fillbrandt R, Westphal M, Lamszus K (2003). Expression and function of the receptor protein tyrosine phosphatase zeta and its ligand pleiotrophin in human astrocytomas. J Neuropathol Exp Neurol. 62(12):1265-75.

    Waldmann T, Eckerich C, Baack M, Gruss C. (2002). The ubiquitous chromatin protein DEK alters the structure of DNA by introducing positive supercoils. J Biol Chem. 277(28):24988-94.

    Eckerich C, Fackelmayer FO, Knippers R. (2001). Zinc affects the conformation of nucleoprotein filaments formed by replication protein A (RPA) and long natural DNA molecules. Biochim Biophys Acta. 1538(1):67-75.