Stephan Kissler

Summary

Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi From genome-wide association studies to etiology: probing autoimmunity genes by RNAi
    Stephan Kissler
    Rudolf Virchow Center, DFG Research Center for Experimental Biomedicine, University of Wurzburg, 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    Trends Mol Med 17:634-40. 2011
  2. pmc The soluble CTLA-4 splice variant protects from type 1 diabetes and potentiates regulatory T-cell function
    Kay D Gerold
    Rudolf Virchow Center, DFG Research Center for Experimental Biomedicine, University of Wurzburg, Wurzburg, Germany
    Diabetes 60:1955-63. 2011
  3. doi IL-17 silencing does not protect nonobese diabetic mice from autoimmune diabetes
    Julie Joseph
    University of Wurzburg, Wurzburg, Germany
    J Immunol 188:216-21. 2012
  4. doi Studying autoimmunity by in vivo RNA interference
    Stephan Kissler
    Rudolf Virchow Center DFG Center for Experimental Biomedicine, University of Wurzburg, Wurzburg, Germany
    Methods Mol Biol 555:109-18. 2009

Collaborators

  • Heinz Wiendl
  • Julie Joseph
  • Kay D Gerold
  • Fabian M P Kaiser
  • Stefan Bittner
  • Peilin Zheng
  • Daniel B Rainbow
  • Linda S Wicker
  • Alma Zernecke

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. doi From genome-wide association studies to etiology: probing autoimmunity genes by RNAi
    Stephan Kissler
    Rudolf Virchow Center, DFG Research Center for Experimental Biomedicine, University of Wurzburg, 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    Trends Mol Med 17:634-40. 2011
    ..This review discusses how the experimental use of RNAi is invaluable in bridging the gap between the identification of susceptibility genes and the elucidation of their functional contribution to autoimmune disease...
  2. pmc The soluble CTLA-4 splice variant protects from type 1 diabetes and potentiates regulatory T-cell function
    Kay D Gerold
    Rudolf Virchow Center, DFG Research Center for Experimental Biomedicine, University of Wurzburg, Wurzburg, Germany
    Diabetes 60:1955-63. 2011
    ..In this study, we investigated the contribution of sCTLA-4 to immune regulation with the aim to elucidate the functional basis of the disease association of CTLA4...
  3. doi IL-17 silencing does not protect nonobese diabetic mice from autoimmune diabetes
    Julie Joseph
    University of Wurzburg, Wurzburg, Germany
    J Immunol 188:216-21. 2012
    ..We concluded that IL-17 is dispensable, at least in large part, in the pathogenesis of autoimmune diabetes...
  4. doi Studying autoimmunity by in vivo RNA interference
    Stephan Kissler
    Rudolf Virchow Center DFG Center for Experimental Biomedicine, University of Wurzburg, Wurzburg, Germany
    Methods Mol Biol 555:109-18. 2009
    ..Lentiviral RNAi offers several advantages compared to conventional transgenesis or knockout technology, and these, as well as the technique's weaknesses, are discussed herein...