Experts and Doctors on surface properties in Heidelberg, Baden Württemberg, Germany


Locale: Heidelberg, Baden Württemberg, Germany
Topic: surface properties

Top Publications

  1. Kasten P, Vogel J, Luginbühl R, Niemeyer P, Tonak M, Lorenz H, et al. Ectopic bone formation associated with mesenchymal stem cells in a resorbable calcium deficient hydroxyapatite carrier. Biomaterials. 2005;26:5879-89 pubmed
    ..Ectopic bone formation in the novel biomaterial CDHA varied considerably with the cell pool and was at least equal to beta-TCP blocks. ..
  2. Schöffel P, Harms W, Sroka Perez G, Schlegel W, Karger C. Accuracy of a commercial optical 3D surface imaging system for realignment of patients for radiotherapy of the thorax. Phys Med Biol. 2007;52:3949-63 pubmed
    ..The most efficient use of the system for improving the setup accuracy in breast cancer patients has to be investigated in routine patient treatments. ..
  3. Rosenhahn A, Schilp S, Kreuzer H, Grunze M. The role of "inert" surface chemistry in marine biofouling prevention. Phys Chem Chem Phys. 2010;12:4275-86 pubmed publisher
    ..Experts in the field are referred to more specialized recent reviews. ..
  4. Trautz B, Wiedemann H, Lüchtenborg C, Pierini V, Kranich J, Glass B, et al. The host-cell restriction factor SERINC5 restricts HIV-1 infectivity without altering the lipid composition and organization of viral particles. J Biol Chem. 2017;292:13702-13713 pubmed publisher
  5. Mente J, Seidel J, Buchalla W, Koch M. Electronic determination of root canal length in primary teeth with and without root resorption. Int Endod J. 2002;35:447-52 pubmed
    ..The presence of resorption in primary teeth did not affect the accuracy of electrical measurement of root canal length in vitro. The application of this method in primary teeth should be evaluated further. ..
  6. Bonowski F, Kitanovic A, Ruoff P, Holzwarth J, Kitanovic I, Bui V, et al. Computer controlled automated assay for comprehensive studies of enzyme kinetic parameters. PLoS ONE. 2010;5:e10727 pubmed publisher
    ..The developed framework is a powerful tool to investigate enzyme reaction specifics and explore biological system behaviour in a wide range of experimental conditions. ..
  7. Boeuf S, Throm T, Gutt B, Strunk T, Hoffmann M, Seebach E, et al. Engineering hydrophobin DewA to generate surfaces that enhance adhesion of human but not bacterial cells. Acta Biomater. 2012;8:1037-47 pubmed publisher
    ..The engineered surfaces therefore enhanced MSC adhesion without interfering with their functionality or leading to increased risk of bacterial infection. ..
  8. Stober T, Henninger M, Schmitter M, Pritsch M, Rammelsberg P. Three-body wear of resin denture teeth with and without nanofillers. J Prosthet Dent. 2010;103:108-17 pubmed publisher
    ..The incorporation of nanofillers did not improve the wear resistance compared to teeth with traditional fillers. ..
  9. Schiele J, Quinzler R, Klimm H, Pruszydlo M, Haefeli W. Difficulties swallowing solid oral dosage forms in a general practice population: prevalence, causes, and relationship to dosage forms. Eur J Clin Pharmacol. 2013;69:937-48 pubmed publisher
    ..Special attention should be paid to specific patient groups (e.g. women and patients with dysphagia, dysphagia indicators, or mental illness). ..

More Information


  1. Ballav N, Terfort A, Zharnikov M. Fabrication of mixed self-assembled monolayers designed for avidin immobilization by irradiation promoted exchange reaction. Langmuir. 2009;25:9189-96 pubmed publisher
    ..We ascribe these differences to the lack of phase segregation and better separation of the individual BAT species in the OEG-AT matrix in the case of IPER. ..
  2. Bieling P, Telley I, Hentrich C, Piehler J, Surrey T. Fluorescence microscopy assays on chemically functionalized surfaces for quantitative imaging of microtubule, motor, and +TIP dynamics. Methods Cell Biol. 2010;95:555-80 pubmed publisher
  3. Mertens C, Steveling H. Early and immediate loading of titanium implants with fluoride-modified surfaces: results of 5-year prospective study. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2011;22:1354-60 pubmed publisher
    ..1% plaque and 4.2% of the implants with signs of inflammation at the 5-year control. Implants used in this study had high survival and success rates after 5 years. Marginal bone was well maintained, irrespective of the loading regime. ..
  4. Seydler B, Schmitter M. Clinical performance of two different CAD/CAM-fabricated ceramic crowns: 2-Year results. J Prosthet Dent. 2015;114:212-6 pubmed publisher
    ..324). For both types of single-crown restoration, no technical failures occurred. The number of biological complications did not differ significantly between the types of crowns. ..
  5. Jeanteur D, Lakey J, Pattus F. The bacterial porin superfamily: sequence alignment and structure prediction. Mol Microbiol. 1991;5:2153-64 pubmed
    ..Using the constraints of beta-sheet structure these porins are predicted to contain 16 membrane-spanning strands, 14 of which are common to the two (enteric and the neisserial) porin subfamilies. ..
  6. Ravaud S, Stjepanovic G, Wild K, Sinning I. The crystal structure of the periplasmic domain of the Escherichia coli membrane protein insertase YidC contains a substrate binding cleft. J Biol Chem. 2008;283:9350-8 pubmed publisher
    ..The analysis of this region suggests a role in membrane interaction and/or in the regulation of YidC interaction with binding partners. ..
  7. Hegde S, Kaltenegger L. Colors of extreme exo-Earth environments. Astrobiology. 2013;13:47-56 pubmed publisher
    ..This paper explores how filter photometry can serve as a first step in characterizing Earth-like exoplanets for an aerobic as well as an anaerobic atmosphere, thereby prioritizing targets to search for atmospheric biosignatures...
  8. Grosskinsky S, Schott M, Brenner C, Cutler S, Simon M, Wallich R. Human complement regulators C4b-binding protein and C1 esterase inhibitor interact with a novel outer surface protein of Borrelia recurrentis. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2010;4:e698 pubmed publisher
    ..burgdorferi significantly increased spirochetal resistance against human complement suggests this receptor to substantially contribute, together with other known strategies, to immune evasion of B. recurrentis...
  9. Hegge S, Münter S, Steinbüchel M, Heiss K, Engel U, Matuschewski K, et al. Multistep adhesion of Plasmodium sporozoites. FASEB J. 2010;24:2222-34 pubmed publisher
    ..Further, these three sporozoite surface proteins also act in concert with actin filaments to organize efficient adhesion of the sporozoite prior to initiating motility and host cell invasion...
  10. Christophis C, Grunze M, Rosenhahn A. Quantification of the adhesion strength of fibroblast cells on ethylene glycol terminated self-assembled monolayers by a microfluidic shear force assay. Phys Chem Chem Phys. 2010;12:4498-504 pubmed publisher
    ..As the cell spreading area changes with the substrate properties, the adhesion strength per unit area was additionally determined...
  11. Mücke N, Klenin K, Kirmse R, Bussiek M, Herrmann H, Hafner M, et al. Filamentous biopolymers on surfaces: atomic force microscopy images compared with Brownian dynamics simulation of filament deposition. PLoS ONE. 2009;4:e7756 pubmed publisher
    ..Based on these data, we have developed a strategy to reliably extract the persistence length of short worm-like chain fragments or network forming filaments with unknown polymer-surface interactions. ..
  12. Ohlmann B, Uekermann J, Dreyhaupt J, Schmitter M, Mussotter K, Rammelsberg P. Clinical wear of posterior metal-free polymer crowns. One-year results from a randomized clinical trial. J Dent. 2007;35:246-52 pubmed
    ..The selection of restorative materials should be based on knowledge of clinical wear in order to preserve occlusal stability. ..
  13. Tai Y, Shaporenko A, Eck W, Grunze M, Zharnikov M. Depth distribution of irradiation-induced cross-linking in aromatic self-assembled monolayers. Langmuir. 2004;20:7166-70 pubmed
    ..Generally, the results suggest the importance of relaxation processes for the response of self-assembled monolayers to ionizing radiation. ..
  14. Ceska T, Sayers J, Stier G, Suck D. A helical arch allowing single-stranded DNA to thread through T5 5'-exonuclease. Nature. 1996;382:90-3 pubmed publisher
    ..The active site is at the base of the arch, and contains two metal-binding sites...
  15. Shaporenko A, Cyganik P, Buck M, Terfort A, Zharnikov M. Self-assembled monolayers of aromatic selenolates on noble metal substrates. J Phys Chem B. 2005;109:13630-8 pubmed
    ..This suggests that aromatic selenolates represent an attractive alternative to the respective thiols. ..
  16. Xiao L, Li J, Mieszkin S, Di Fino A, Clare A, Callow M, et al. Slippery liquid-infused porous surfaces showing marine antibiofouling properties. ACS Appl Mater Interfaces. 2013;5:10074-80 pubmed publisher
    ..The results indicate great potential for the application of this concept in fouling-resistant marine coatings. ..