Alexander G Marneros

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Publications

  1. ncbi Clinical genetics of familial keloids
    A G Marneros
    Department of Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School, 240 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Dermatol 137:1429-34. 2001
  2. pmc Vascular endothelial growth factor expression in the retinal pigment epithelium is essential for choriocapillaris development and visual function
    Alexander G Marneros
    Department of Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School, 188 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Pathol 167:1451-9. 2005
  3. ncbi Genome scans provide evidence for keloid susceptibility loci on chromosomes 2q23 and 7p11
    Alexander G Marneros
    Department of Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    J Invest Dermatol 122:1126-32. 2004
  4. ncbi Physiological role of collagen XVIII and endostatin
    Alexander G Marneros
    Department of Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School, 240 Longwood Ave, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    FASEB J 19:716-28. 2005
  5. ncbi Age-dependent iris abnormalities in collagen XVIII/endostatin deficient mice with similarities to human pigment dispersion syndrome
    Alexander G Marneros
    Department of Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 44:2367-72. 2003
  6. pmc Collagen XVIII/endostatin is essential for vision and retinal pigment epithelial function
    Alexander G Marneros
    Department of Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    EMBO J 23:89-99. 2004
  7. ncbi Endogenous endostatin inhibits choroidal neovascularization
    Alexander G Marneros
    Department of Developmental Biology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, 188 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    FASEB J 21:3809-18. 2007
  8. pmc Macrophages are essential for the early wound healing response and the formation of a fibrovascular scar
    Lizhi He
    Cutaneous Biology Research Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, and Department of Dermatology, Harvard Medical School, Charlestown, Massachusetts 02129, USA
    Am J Pathol 182:2407-17. 2013
  9. pmc Lack of collagen XVIII/endostatin results in eye abnormalities
    Naomi Fukai
    Department of Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    EMBO J 21:1535-44. 2002
  10. pmc BMS1 is mutated in aplasia cutis congenita
    Alexander G Marneros
    Cutaneous Biology Research Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Department of Dermatology, Harvard Medical School, Charlestown, Massachusetts, USA
    PLoS Genet 9:e1003573. 2013

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Publications11

  1. ncbi Clinical genetics of familial keloids
    A G Marneros
    Department of Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School, 240 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Dermatol 137:1429-34. 2001
    ..Most keloids occur sporadically, but some cases are familial. However, the genetics of keloid formation have only rarely been documented, and the mode of inheritance is not known...
  2. pmc Vascular endothelial growth factor expression in the retinal pigment epithelium is essential for choriocapillaris development and visual function
    Alexander G Marneros
    Department of Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School, 188 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Pathol 167:1451-9. 2005
    ..Thus, hypoxia-inducible factor-1alpha-independent expression of VEGF is essential for choroid development...
  3. ncbi Genome scans provide evidence for keloid susceptibility loci on chromosomes 2q23 and 7p11
    Alexander G Marneros
    Department of Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    J Invest Dermatol 122:1126-32. 2004
    ..This study provides the first genetic evidence for keloid susceptibility loci and serves as a basis for the identification of responsible genes...
  4. ncbi Physiological role of collagen XVIII and endostatin
    Alexander G Marneros
    Department of Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School, 240 Longwood Ave, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    FASEB J 19:716-28. 2005
    ..These recent findings demonstrate an important role for collagen XVIII/endostatin in cell-matrix interactions in certain tissues that may be compensated for in other tissues expressing this collagen...
  5. ncbi Age-dependent iris abnormalities in collagen XVIII/endostatin deficient mice with similarities to human pigment dispersion syndrome
    Alexander G Marneros
    Department of Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 44:2367-72. 2003
    ..In this study we investigated ocular structures in collagen XVIII/endostatin (Col18a1(-/-))-deficient mice to elucidate the role of this extracellular matrix component in the eye...
  6. pmc Collagen XVIII/endostatin is essential for vision and retinal pigment epithelial function
    Alexander G Marneros
    Department of Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    EMBO J 23:89-99. 2004
    ..Consistent with such a role, the ultrastructural organization of collagen XVIII/endostatin in basement membranes, including Bruch's membrane, shows that it is part of basement membrane molecular networks...
  7. ncbi Endogenous endostatin inhibits choroidal neovascularization
    Alexander G Marneros
    Department of Developmental Biology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, 188 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    FASEB J 21:3809-18. 2007
    ..Endostatin may have a regulatory role in the pathogenesis of CNV and could be used therapeutically to inhibit growth and leakage of CNV lesions...
  8. pmc Macrophages are essential for the early wound healing response and the formation of a fibrovascular scar
    Lizhi He
    Cutaneous Biology Research Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, and Department of Dermatology, Harvard Medical School, Charlestown, Massachusetts 02129, USA
    Am J Pathol 182:2407-17. 2013
    ..Thus, macrophages are essential for the early wound healing response and the formation of a fibrovascular scar...
  9. pmc Lack of collagen XVIII/endostatin results in eye abnormalities
    Naomi Fukai
    Department of Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    EMBO J 21:1535-44. 2002
    ..The findings provide an explanation for high myopia, vitreoretinal degeneration and retinal detachment seen in patients with Knobloch syndrome caused by loss-of-function mutations in collagen XVIII...
  10. pmc BMS1 is mutated in aplasia cutis congenita
    Alexander G Marneros
    Cutaneous Biology Research Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Department of Dermatology, Harvard Medical School, Charlestown, Massachusetts, USA
    PLoS Genet 9:e1003573. 2013
    ..The data provide a novel link between BMS1, the cell cycle, and skin morphogenesis...
  11. ncbi Keloids--clinical diagnosis, pathogenesis, and treatment options
    Alexander G Marneros
    Department of Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 2:905-13. 2004
    ..We provide an overview of the pathogenetic mechanisms of keloid formation in the context of their clinical characteristics and current therapeutic approaches...