Publications with the contribution of LGSA students

The goal of a PhD thesis study is to publish at least one first-author paper in an international peer-reviewed journal. We are very happy that our students highly contribute to the publication record of the participating institutions.


  • The photo comet assay - a fast screening assay for the determination of photogenotoxicity in vitro.
    Struwe M, Greulich KO, Suter W, Plappert-Helbig U
    Mutat Res 2007, 632(1-2), 44-57
  • Violating the splicing rules: TG dinucleotides function as alternative 3' splice sites in U2-dependent introns.
    Szafranski* K, Schindler* S, Taudien S, Hiller M, Huse K, Jahn N, Schreiber S, Backofen R, Platzer M
    Genome Biol 2007, 8(8), R154 * equal contribution
  • Abnormal thyroid hormone metabolism in mice lacking the monocarboxylate transporter 8.
    Trajkovic M, Visser TJ, Mittag J, Horn S, Lukas J, Darras VM, Raivich G, Bauer K, Heuer H
    J Clin Invest 2007, 117(3), 627-35
  • Macrophages and neutrophils are the targets for immune suppression by glucocorticoids in contact allergy.
    Tuckermann JP, Kleiman A, Moriggl R, Spanbroek R, Neumann A, Illing A, Clausen BE, Stride B, Förster I, Habenicht AJR, Reichardt HM, Tronche F, Schmid W, Schütz G
    J Clin Invest 2007, 117(5), 1381-90
  • Information theoretic description of networks.
    Wilhelm T, Hollunder J
    Physica A 2007, 385(1), 385-96


  • Homozygous inactivation of Sox9 causes complete XY sex reversal in mice.
    Barrionuevo F, Bagheri-Fam S, Klattig J, Kist R, Taketo MM, Englert C, Scherer G
    Biol Reprod 2006, 74(1), 195-201
  • Integrated assessment and prediction of transcription factor binding.
    Beyer A, Workman C, Hollunder J, Radke D, Möller U, Wilhelm T, Ideker T
    PLoS Comput Biol 2006, 2(6), e70
  • Teratogen-induced, dietary and genetic models of congenital diaphragmatic hernia share a common mechanism of pathogenesis.
    Clugston RD, Klattig J, Englert C, Clagett-Dame M, Martinovic J, Benachi A, Greer JJ
    Am J Pathol 2006, 169(5), 1541-9
  • The excited-state chemistry of protochlorophyllide a: a time-resolved fluorescence study.
    Dietzek B, Kiefer W, Yartsev A, Sundström V, Schellenberg P, Grigaravicius P, Hermann G, Popp J, Schmitt M
    Chemphyschem 2006, 7(8), 1727-33
  • Mechanisms of disease: psychomotor retardation and high T3 levels caused by mutations in monocarboxylate transporter 8.
    Friesema ECH, Jansen J, Heuer H, Trajkovic M, Bauer K, Visser TJ
    Nat Clin Pract Endocrinol Metab 2006, 2(9), 512-23