Stefan Muller

Summary

Affiliation: University of Bern
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Mannan-binding lectin deficiency results in unusual antibody production and excessive experimental colitis in response to mannose-expressing mild gut pathogens
    Stefan Muller
    Department of Clinical Research, University of Bern, CH 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    Gut 59:1493-500. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Anti-Saccharomyces cerevisiae antibody titers are stable over time in Crohn's patients and are not inducible in murine models of colitis
    Stefan Muller
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Clinical Research, University Hospital Bern
    World J Gastroenterol 11:6988-94. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Galectin-3 modulates T cell activity and is reduced in the inflamed intestinal epithelium in IBD
    Stefan Muller
    Department of Clinical Research, Division of Gastroenterology, University Hospital, University of Bern, Switzerland
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 12:588-97. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Soluble TNF-alpha but not transmembrane TNF-alpha sensitizes T cells for enhanced activation-induced cell death
    Stefan Muller
    Institute of Pathology, Division of Experimental Pathology, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Eur J Immunol 39:3171-80. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Anti-Saccharomyces cerevisiae mannan antibodies (ASCA) of Crohn's patients crossreact with mannan from other yeast strains, and murine ASCA IgM can be experimentally induced with Candida albicans
    Thomas Schaffer
    Department of Clinical Research, Division of Gastroenterology, University Hospital Bern, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 13:1339-46. 2007
  6. pmc Partial overlap of anti-mycobacterial, and anti-Saccharomyces cerevisiae mannan antibodies in Crohn's disease
    Stefan Muller
    Department of Clinical Research, Division of Gastroenterology, University of Bern, Bern CH 3010, Switzerland
    World J Gastroenterol 14:3650-61. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Increased titers of anti-Saccharomyces cerevisiae antibodies in Crohn's disease patients with reduced H-ficolin levels but normal MASP-2 activity
    Thomas Schaffer
    Department of Clinical Research, Division of Gastroenterology, University Hospital Bern, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    J Crohns Colitis 7:e1-10. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Association of deficiency for mannan-binding lectin with anti-mannan antibodies in Crohn's disease: a family study
    Frank Seibold
    Division of Gastroenterology, Inselspital, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 13:1077-82. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Serological and DNA-based evaluation of Chlamydia pneumoniae infection in inflammatory bowel disease
    Stefan Muller
    Division of Gastroenterology of the Inselspital and Department of Clinical Research, University of Bern, Switzerland
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 18:889-94. 2006
  10. pmc Role of an intact splenic microarchitecture in early lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus production
    Stefan Muller
    Department of Pathology, University of Bern, Murtenstrasse 31, CH 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    J Virol 76:2375-83. 2002

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Mannan-binding lectin deficiency results in unusual antibody production and excessive experimental colitis in response to mannose-expressing mild gut pathogens
    Stefan Muller
    Department of Clinical Research, University of Bern, CH 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    Gut 59:1493-500. 2010
    ..However, the role of MBL in intestinal inflammation is currently unclear. A study was undertaken to analyse local MBL expression in human intestine and the consequences of MBL deficiency in experimental colitis and yeast infection...
  2. ncbi request reprint Anti-Saccharomyces cerevisiae antibody titers are stable over time in Crohn's patients and are not inducible in murine models of colitis
    Stefan Muller
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Clinical Research, University Hospital Bern
    World J Gastroenterol 11:6988-94. 2005
    ..To investigate ASCA production over time in CD and murine colitis in order to further our understanding of their etiology...
  3. ncbi request reprint Galectin-3 modulates T cell activity and is reduced in the inflamed intestinal epithelium in IBD
    Stefan Muller
    Department of Clinical Research, Division of Gastroenterology, University Hospital, University of Bern, Switzerland
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 12:588-97. 2006
    ..The present study aims to determine galectin-3 expression in the normal and inflamed intestinal mucosa and to define its role in T cell activity...
  4. doi request reprint Soluble TNF-alpha but not transmembrane TNF-alpha sensitizes T cells for enhanced activation-induced cell death
    Stefan Muller
    Institute of Pathology, Division of Experimental Pathology, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Eur J Immunol 39:3171-80. 2009
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Anti-Saccharomyces cerevisiae mannan antibodies (ASCA) of Crohn's patients crossreact with mannan from other yeast strains, and murine ASCA IgM can be experimentally induced with Candida albicans
    Thomas Schaffer
    Department of Clinical Research, Division of Gastroenterology, University Hospital Bern, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 13:1339-46. 2007
    ..The present study aimed to determine crossreactivities of ASCA with cell wall mannans from other yeasts, including the opportunistic pathogen C. albicans, and to define the requirements for (crossreactive) ASCA in experimental mice...
  6. pmc Partial overlap of anti-mycobacterial, and anti-Saccharomyces cerevisiae mannan antibodies in Crohn's disease
    Stefan Muller
    Department of Clinical Research, Division of Gastroenterology, University of Bern, Bern CH 3010, Switzerland
    World J Gastroenterol 14:3650-61. 2008
    ..To test whether humoral immune reaction against mycobacteria may play a role in anti-Saccharomyces cerevisiae antibodies (ASCA) generation in Crohn's disease (CD) and/or whether it correlates with clinical subtypes...
  7. doi request reprint Increased titers of anti-Saccharomyces cerevisiae antibodies in Crohn's disease patients with reduced H-ficolin levels but normal MASP-2 activity
    Thomas Schaffer
    Department of Clinical Research, Division of Gastroenterology, University Hospital Bern, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    J Crohns Colitis 7:e1-10. 2013
    ..However, ASCA are also frequently found in MBL-proficient CD patients. Here we addressed expression/function of ficolins and MBL-associated serine protease-2 (MASP-2) regarding potential association with ASCA...
  8. ncbi request reprint Association of deficiency for mannan-binding lectin with anti-mannan antibodies in Crohn's disease: a family study
    Frank Seibold
    Division of Gastroenterology, Inselspital, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 13:1077-82. 2007
    ..MBL concentration depends on genetic polymorphisms. The aim of this study was to evaluate whether low MBL is related to ASCA production in healthy family members of CD patients...
  9. ncbi request reprint Serological and DNA-based evaluation of Chlamydia pneumoniae infection in inflammatory bowel disease
    Stefan Muller
    Division of Gastroenterology of the Inselspital and Department of Clinical Research, University of Bern, Switzerland
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 18:889-94. 2006
    ..In this study we assessed the relationship between chlamydial infection and IBD, as evidenced by serological measurement and DNA analysis of mucosal biopsy specimens...
  10. pmc Role of an intact splenic microarchitecture in early lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus production
    Stefan Muller
    Department of Pathology, University of Bern, Murtenstrasse 31, CH 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    J Virol 76:2375-83. 2002
    ....
  11. pmc Enhanced activity of meprin-α, a pro-migratory and pro-angiogenic protease, in colorectal cancer
    Daniel Lottaz
    Department of Rheumatology, Clinical Immunology and Allergology, Inselspital, University Hospital of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    PLoS ONE 6:e26450. 2011
    ..By virtue of its pro-migratory and pro-angiogenic activity, meprin-α may promote tumor progression in colorectal cancer...
  12. doi request reprint Expression of CD95 on mature leukocytes of MRL/lpr mice after transplantation of genetically modified bone marrow stem cells
    Elena Federzoni
    Institute of Pharmacology, University of Bern, Friedbuhlstrasse 49, CH 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    Immunol Lett 117:45-9. 2008
    ..This suggests that correction of CD95 deficiency can be achieved by gene therapy...