- Interleukin-35 mediates mucosal immune responses that protect against T-cell-dependent colitisStefan Wirtz
Medical Department 1, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
Gastroenterology 141:1875-86. 2011..We investigated the roles of IL-27 and IL-35 in chronic inflammation of the intestine...
- Confocal laser endomicroscopy and narrow-band imaging-aided endoscopy for in vivo imaging of colitis and colon cancer in miceMaximilian J Waldner
Department of Medicine I, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
Nat Protoc 6:1471-81. 2011..Mouse NBI endoscopy and CLE represent reliable and fast high-quality techniques for the endoscopic characterization and molecular imaging of the mucosa in colitis and colon cancer...
- A variant of Smurf2 protects mice against colitis-associated colon cancer by inducing transforming growth factor β signalingHeike Dornhoff
Department of Medicine, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen and Nuremberg, Germany
Gastroenterology 142:1183-1194.e4. 2012..We identified a splice variant of Smurf2 (ΔE2Smurf2) and investigated its role in colon carcinogenesis in mice...
- Assessment of tumor development and wound healing using endoscopic techniques in miceMarkus F Neurath
Medical Clinic 1, Friedrich Alexander University, Erlangen, Germany
Gastroenterology 139:1837-1843.e1. 2010..Finally, mouse endoscopy can help to reduce animal numbers needed to gain significant experimental data...