Miguel Angel Alejandre Alcazar


Affiliation: University of Cologne
Country: Germany


  1. Alejandre Alcázar M, Morty R, Lendzian L, Vohlen C, Oestreicher I, Plank C, et al. Inhibition of TGF-? signaling and decreased apoptosis in IUGR-associated lung disease in rats. PLoS ONE. 2011;6:e26371 pubmed publisher
    ..Taken together, these data demonstrate a significant impact of IUGR on lung development and function and suggest that attenuated TGF-? signaling may contribute to the pathological processes of IUGR-associated lung disease. ..
  2. Alcázar M, Dinger K, Rother E, Östreicher I, Vohlen C, Plank C, et al. Prevention of early postnatal hyperalimentation protects against activation of transforming growth factor-β/bone morphogenetic protein and interleukin-6 signaling in rat lungs after intrauterine growth restriction. J Nutr. 2014;144:1943-51 pubmed publisher
  3. Dinger K, Mohr J, Vohlen C, Hirani D, Hucklenbruch Rother E, Ensenauer R, et al. Intraperitoneal Glucose Tolerance Test, Measurement of Lung Function, and Fixation of the Lung to Study the Impact of Obesity and Impaired Metabolism on Pulmonary Outcomes. J Vis Exp. 2018;: pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, a standardized methodology to study molecular mechanisms and the effect of novel treatments is essential. ..
  4. Alcazar M, Boehler E, Rother E, Amann K, Vohlen C, von Horsten S, et al. Early postnatal hyperalimentation impairs renal function via SOCS-3 mediated renal postreceptor leptin resistance. Endocrinology. 2012;153:1397-410 pubmed publisher
  5. Thangaratnarajah C, Dinger K, Vohlen C, Klaudt C, Nawabi J, López García E, et al. Novel role of NPY in neuroimmune interaction and lung growth after intrauterine growth restriction. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2017;313:L491-L506 pubmed publisher
    ..These new insights in pulmonary neuroimmune interaction offer potential strategies to enable lung growth. ..