Deutsch Intern
    Institut für Hygiene und Mikrobiologie


    K. Dichtl, M.B. Koeppel, C.P. Wallner, T. Marx, J. Wagener, L. Ney L.

    Food poisoning: an underestimated cause of Boerhaave syndrome. Infection. 2019 Oct 24. doi: 10.1007/s15010-019-01367-6. [Epub ahead of print].

    M.V. Lilienfeld-Toal, J. Wagener, H. Einsele, O.A. Cornely, O. Kurzai.

    Invasive Fungal Infection. Dtsch Arztebl Int. 2019 Apr 19;116(16):271-278.

    K. Dichtl §, U. Seybold, S. Ormanns, H. Horns, J. Wagener ‡.

    Evaluation of a novel Aspergillus Antigen ELISA. J Clin Microbiol. J Clin Microbiol. 2019 Jun 25;57(7). pii: e00136-19.

    M. Steger, M. Bermejo-Jambrina, T. Yordanov, J. Wagener, A.A. Brakhage, V. Pittl, L.A. Huber, H. Haas, C. Lass-Flörl, W. Posch, D. Wilflingseder.

    β-1,3-glucan-lacking Aspergillus fumigatus mediates an efficient antifungal immune response by activating complement and dendritic cells. Virulence. 2019 Dec;10(1):957-969.

    K. Dichtl §, U. Seybold, J. Wagener ‡.

    Serological biomarkers of candidemia: a retrospective evaluation of three assays. Infection. 2019 Apr;47(2):217-224.

    B. Geißel §, V. Loiko §, I. Klugherz §, Z. Zhu §, N. Wagener, O. Kurzai, C.A.M.J.J. van den Hondel, J. Wagener ‡.

    Azole-induced cell wall carbohydrate patches kill Aspergillus fumigatus. Nat Commun. 2018 Aug 6;9(1):3098.

    K. Dichtl §, U. Seybold, J. Wagener ‡.

    Evaluation of a turbidimetric β-D-glucan test for the detection of Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia. J Clin Microbiol. 2018 Jun 25;56(7).

    D. Ruf §, V. Brantl §, J. Wagener ‡.

    Mitochondrial Fragmentation in Aspergillus fumigatus as Early Marker of Granulocyte Killing Activity. Front Cell Infect Microbiol. 2018 May 14;8:128.

    J. Wagener ‡, V. Loiko.

    Recent Insights into the Paradoxical Effect of Echinocandins. J Fungi (Basel). 2017 Dec 28;4(1). pii: E5.

    Y. Leonhardt, C.S. Kakoschke, J. Wagener, F. Ebel.

    Lah is a transmembrane protein and requires Spa10 for stable positioning of Woronin bodies at the septal pore of Aspergillus fumigatus. Sci Rep. 2017 Mar 10;7:44179.

    B. Geissel §, M. Penka §, M. Neubauer §, J. Wagener ‡.

    The ER-mitochondria encounter structure contributes to hyphal growth, mitochondrial morphology and virulence of the pathogenic mold Aspergillus fumigatus. Int J Med Microbiol. 2017 Jan;307(1):37-43.

    V. Loiko §, J. Wagener ‡.

    The paradoxical effect of echinocandins in Aspergillus fumigatus relies on recovery of the β-1,3-glucan synthase Fks1. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2017 Jan 24;61(2). pii: e01690-16.

    K. Dichtl, J. Wagener, J. Tschöp, L. Ney.

    Analysis of peritoneal galactomannan for the diagnosis of Aspergillus peritonitis: a case report. Infection. 2016 Oct;44(5):683-6.

    K. Dichtl, S. Samantaray, J. Wagener ‡.

    Cell wall integrity signaling in human pathogenic fungi. Cell Microbiol. 2016 Sep;18(9):1228-38.

    J. Wagener ‡.

    Regulation of mitochondrial inner membrane fusion: divergent evolution with similar solutions? Curr Genet. 2016 May;62(2):291-4.

    U. Seybold, J. Wagener, J. Jung, S. Sammet.

    Multidrug-resistant organisms among refugees in Germany: we need evidence-based care, not fear-based screening. J Hosp Infect. 2016 Mar;92(3):229-31.

    M. Neubauer* §, Z. Zhu* §, M. Penka §, C. Helmschrott §, N. Wagener, J. Wagener ‡.

    Mitochondrial dynamics in the pathogenic mold Aspergillus fumigatus: therapeutic and evolutionary implications. Mol Microbiol. 2015 Dec;98(5):930-45.

    K. Dichtl* §, S. Samantaray* §, V. Aimanianda, Z. Zhu §, M.C. Prévost, J.P. Latgé, F. Ebel, J. Wagener ‡.

    Aspergillus fumigatus devoid of cell wall β-1,3-glucan is viable, massively sheds galactomannan and is killed by septum formation inhibitors. Mol Microbiol. 2015 Feb;95(3):458-71.

    J. Wagener, U. Seybold.

    [MRSA - hygiene management, diagnostics and treatment]. Dtsch Med Wochenschr. 2014 Mar;139(13):643-51. German.

    J. Rueping, A. Klingenstein, J. Wagener, A. Kampik, D. Kook.

    [Iris tumor of unknown origin]. Ophthalmologe. 2013 Dec;110(12):1185-7. German.

    C. Helmschrott* §, A. Sasse*, S. Samantaray §, S. Krappmann ‡, J. Wagener ‡.

    Upgrading Fungal Gene Expression on Demand: Improved Systems for Doxycycline-Dependent Silencing in Aspergillus fumigatus. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2013 Mar;79(5):1751-4.

    S. Samantaray §, M. Neubauer §, C. Helmschrott §, J. Wagener ‡.

    Role of the Guanine Nucleotide Exchange Factor Rom2 in Cell Wall Integrity Maintenance of Aspergillus fumigatus. Eukaryot Cell. 2013 Feb;12(2):288-98.

    J. Beck, J. Wagener, F. Ebel.

    The septal cell wall of filamentous fungi. In: The fungal cell wall. Nova Publishers. 2013; pp.129-42.

    M. Münchhoff, H. Strube, J. Wagener, J.R. Bogner.

    [Clostridium-difficile-colitis: more frequent and more severe]. MMW Fortschr Med. 2012 Oct 4;154(17):61-3. German.

    K. Dichtl* §, C. Helmschrott* §, F. Dirr §, J. Wagener ‡.

    Deciphering cell wall integrity signalling in Aspergillus fumigatus: identification and functional characterization of cell wall stress sensors and relevant Rho GTPases. Mol Microbiol. 2012 Feb;83(3):506-19.

    A. Kotz, J. Wagener, J. Engel, F. Routier, B. Echtenacher, I. Jacobsen, J. Heesemann, F. Ebel.

    Approaching the secrets of N-glycosylation in Aspergillus fumigatus: characterization of the AfOch1 protein. PloS One. 2010 Dez;5(12):e15729.

    A. McCormick, L. Heesemann, J. Wagener, V. Marcos, D. Hartl, J. Loeffler, J. Heesemann, F. Ebel.

    NETs formed by human neutrophils inhibit growth of the pathogenic mold Aspergillus fumigatus. Microb Infect. 2010 Nov;12(12-13):928-36.

    F. Dirr §, B. Echtenacher, J. Heesemann, P. Hoffmann, F. Ebel, J. Wagener ‡.

    AfMkk2 is required for cell wall integrity signaling, adhesion, and full virulence of the human pathogen Aspergillus fumigatus. Int J Med Microbiol. 2010 Nov;300(7):496-502.

    K. Dichtl §, F. Ebel, F. Dirr §, F.H. Routier, J. Heesemann, J. Wagener ‡.

    Farnesol misplaces tip-localized Rho proteins and inhibits cell wall integrity signalling in Aspergillus fumigatus. Mol Microbiol. 2010 Jun 1;76(5):1191-204.

    A. Kotz, J. Wagener, J. Engel, F. Routier, B. Echtenacher, A. Pich, M. Rohde, P, Hoffmann, J. Heesemann, F. Ebel.

    The mitA gene of Aspergillus fumigatus is required for mannosylation of inositol-phosphorylceramide, but is dispensable for pathogenicity. Fungal Genet Biol. 2010 Feb;47(2):169-78.

    O. Spjuth, J. Alvarsson, A. Berg, M. Eklund, S. Kuhn, C. Mäsak, G. Torrance, J. Wagener, E.L. Willighagen, C. Steinbeck, J.E. Wikberg.

    Bioclipse 2: a scriptable integration platform for the life sciences. BMC Bioinformatics. 2009 Dec 3;10:397.

    J. Wagener ‡, O. Spjuth, E.L. Willighagen, J.E. Wikberg.

    XMPP for cloud computing in bioinformatics supporting discovery and invocation of asynchronous web services. BMC Bioinformatics. 2009 Sep 4;10:279.

    J. Wagener, B. Echtenacher, M. Rohde, A. Kotz, S. Krappmann, J. Heesemann, F. Ebel.

    The putative alpha-1,2-mannosyltransferase AfMnt1 of the opportunistic fungal pathogen Aspergillus fumigatus is required for cell wall stability and full virulence. Eukaryot Cell. 2008 Oct;7(10):1661-73.

    S. Duvezin-Caubet*, M. Koppen*, J. Wagener *, M. Zick, L. Israel, A. Bernacchia, R. Jagasia, E.I. Rugarli, A. Imhof, W. Neupert, T. Langer, A.S. Reichert.

    OPA1 processing reconstituted in yeast depends on the subunit composition of the m-AAA protease in mitochondria. Mol Biol Cell. 2007 Sep;18(9):3582-90.

    O. Spjuth, T. Helmus, E.L. Willighagen, S. Kuhn, M. Eklund, J. Wagener, P. Murray-Rust, C. Steinbeck, J.E. Wikberg.

    Bioclipse: an open source workbench for chemo- and bioinformatics. BMC Bioinformatics. 2007 Feb 22;8:59.

    S. Duvezin-Caubet, R. Jagasia, J. Wagener, S. Hofmann, A. Trifunovic, A. Hansson, A. Chomyn, M.F. Bauer, G. Attardi, N.G. Larsson, W. Neupert, A.S. Reichert.

    Proteolytic processing of OPA1 links mitochondrial dysfunction to alterations in mitochondrial morphology. J Biol Chem. 2006 Dec 8;281(49):37972-9.


    * equally contributing authors

    ‡ corresponding author

    § supervised students/post-docs