Selected References

Virology

Head of Institute:
Prof. Dr. med. Klaus Überla

Selected References

  • Schnell AP, Kohrt S, Thoma-Kress AK (2021). Latency Reversing Agents: Kick and Kill of HTLV-1? Int J Mol Sci. 22(11):5545. doi: 10.3390/ijms22115545.
  • Donhauser N, Socher E, Millen S, Heym S, Sticht H, Thoma-Kress AK (2020). Transfer of HTLV-1 p8 and Gag to target T-cells depends on VASP, a novel interaction partner of p8. PLoS Pathogens, 16(9):e1008879. doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1008879.
  • Millen S, Meretuk L, Göttlicher T, Schmitt S, Fleckenstein B, Thoma-Kress AK (2020). A novel positive feedback-loop between the HTLV-1 oncoprotein Tax and NF-κB activity in T-cells. Retrovirology. 17(1):30. doi: 10.1186/s12977-020-00538-w.
  • Millen S, Gross C, Donhauser N, Mann MC, Péloponèse JM Jr, Thoma-Kress AK (2019). Collagen IV (COL4A1, COL4A2), a Component of the Viral Biofilm, Is Induced by the HTLV-1 Oncoprotein Tax and Impacts Virus Transmission. Front Microbiol. 10:2439. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2019.02439.
  • Donhauser N, Heym S, Thoma-Kress AK (2018). Quantitating the Transfer of the HTLV-1 p8 Protein Between T-Cells by Flow Cytometry. Front Microbiol. 9: 400. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2018.00400.
  • Manicone M, Rende F, Cavallari I, Thoma-Kress AK, Ciminale V (2017). Expression of HTLV-1 Genes in T-cells using RNA Electroporation. In: Human T-Lymphotropic Viruses – Methods and Protocols. Editor: Claudio Casoli. Methods Mol Biol. 1582: 155-170.
  • Gross C, Thoma-Kress AK (2017). Reporter Systems To Study HTLV-1 Transmission. In: Human T-Lymphotropic Viruses – Methods and Protocols. Editor: Claudio Casoli. Methods Mol Biol. 1582: 33-46.
  • Gross C, Wiesmann V, Millen S, Kalmer M, Wittenberg T, Gettemans J, Thoma-Kress AK (2016). The Tax-inducible Actin-bundling Protein Fascin is Crucial for Release and Cell-to-Cell Transmission of Human T-Cell Leukemia Virus Type 1 (HTLV-1). PLoS Pathogens, 12(10):e1005916.
  • Gross C, Thoma-Kress AK (2016). Molecular Mechanisms of HTLV-1 Cell-to-Cell Transmission. Viruses. 8(3): 74.
  • Wiesmann V, Groß C, Franz D, Thoma-Kreß AK, Wittenberg T (2016). Combining Active Contours and Active Shapes for Segmentation of Fluorescently Stained Cells. Application to Virology. In: T. Tolxdorff et al.: Bildverarbeitung für die Medizin 2016. Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg. DOI 10.1007/978-3-662-49465-3_23.
  • Mohr CF, Gross C, Bros M, Reske-Kunz AB, Biesinger B, Thoma-Kress AK (2015). Regulation of the tumor marker Fascin by the viral oncoprotein Tax of human T-cell leukemia virus type 1 (HTLV-1) depends on promoter activation and on a promoter-independent mechanism. Virology. 485:481-491.
  • Mann MC, Strobel S, Fleckenstein B, Kress AK (2014). The transcription elongation factor ELL2 is specifically upregulated in HTLV-1-infected T-cells and is dependent on the viral oncoprotein Tax. Virology. 464-465:98-110.