Thomas Bauernhofer

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Affiliation: Medical University of Graz
Country: Austria

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Association of disease progression and poor overall survival with detection of circulating tumor cells in peripheral blood of patients with metastatic breast cancer
    Thomas Bauernhofer
    Division of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Leopold Auenbrugger University of Medicine, Auenbruggerplatz 15, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    Oncol Rep 13:179-84. 2005
  2. doi request reprint miR-181a is associated with poor clinical outcome in patients with colorectal cancer treated with EGFR inhibitor
    Martin Pichler
    Division of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz MUG, Graz, Austria
    J Clin Pathol 67:198-203. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint The predictive value of EGFR and HER-2/neu in tumor tissue and serum for response to anthracycline-based neoadjuvant chemotherapy of breast cancer
    Walter Schippinger
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Oncology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Am J Clin Pathol 128:630-7. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Optimization of diagnostic ELISA-based tests for the detection of auto-antibodies against tumor antigens in human serum
    Daria Stefatić
    Division of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Bosn J Basic Med Sci 8:245-50. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the prognostic significance of androgen receptor expression in metastatic breast cancer
    Walter Schippinger
    Division of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 15, 8036 Graz, Austria
    Virchows Arch 449:24-30. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Resistance to apoptosis and expansion of regulatory T cells in relation to the detection of circulating tumor cells in patients with metastatic epithelial cancer
    Stefanie Stanzer
    Division of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 15, 8036, Graz, Austria
    J Clin Immunol 28:107-14. 2008
  7. doi request reprint The role of activation-induced cell death in the higher onset of spontaneous apoptosis of NK cell subsets in patients with metastatic epithelial cancer
    Stefanie Stanzer
    Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Austria
    Cell Immunol 261:99-104. 2010
  8. pmc Comprehensive Analysis of miRNome Alterations in Response to Sorafenib Treatment in Colorectal Cancer Cells
    Anna Maria Pehserl
    Division of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz, 8010 Graz, Austria
    Int J Mol Sci 17:. 2016
  9. pmc Plasmapheresis reverses all side-effects of a cisplatin overdose--a case report and treatment recommendation
    Guenter Hofmann
    Division of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 15, 8036 Graz, Austria
    BMC Cancer 6:1. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint The course of serum HER-2/neu levels as an independent prognostic factor for survival in metastatic breast cancer
    Walter Schippinger
    Medizinische Universitätsklinik Graz, Klinische Abteilung für Onkologie, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    Oncol Rep 11:1331-6. 2004

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  1. ncbi request reprint Association of disease progression and poor overall survival with detection of circulating tumor cells in peripheral blood of patients with metastatic breast cancer
    Thomas Bauernhofer
    Division of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Leopold Auenbrugger University of Medicine, Auenbruggerplatz 15, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    Oncol Rep 13:179-84. 2005
    ..Detection of tumor cells in the peripheral circulation might be correlated with progression of disease and shorter overall survival...
  2. doi request reprint miR-181a is associated with poor clinical outcome in patients with colorectal cancer treated with EGFR inhibitor
    Martin Pichler
    Division of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz MUG, Graz, Austria
    J Clin Pathol 67:198-203. 2014
    ..However, the role of miR-181a expression in CRC and its ability to predict survival and response to agents targeting the epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) have not been explored yet...
  3. ncbi request reprint The predictive value of EGFR and HER-2/neu in tumor tissue and serum for response to anthracycline-based neoadjuvant chemotherapy of breast cancer
    Walter Schippinger
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Oncology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Am J Clin Pathol 128:630-7. 2007
    ..Results demonstrate prechemotherapy serum HER-2/neu to be a significant predictor of response to neoadjuvant anthracycline-based chemotherapy for breast cancer...
  4. ncbi request reprint Optimization of diagnostic ELISA-based tests for the detection of auto-antibodies against tumor antigens in human serum
    Daria Stefatić
    Division of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Bosn J Basic Med Sci 8:245-50. 2008
    ..The result of the optimization and validation process was in the case of ecPKA a reproducible and stable assay. In case of NNMT the assay was probably not sensitive enough...
  5. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the prognostic significance of androgen receptor expression in metastatic breast cancer
    Walter Schippinger
    Division of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 15, 8036 Graz, Austria
    Virchows Arch 449:24-30. 2006
    ..In conclusion, SAR is significantly longer in patients with AR-expressing breast carcinoma. However, AR expression is not an independent prognostic factor for SAR in metastatic breast cancer...
  6. ncbi request reprint Resistance to apoptosis and expansion of regulatory T cells in relation to the detection of circulating tumor cells in patients with metastatic epithelial cancer
    Stefanie Stanzer
    Division of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 15, 8036, Graz, Austria
    J Clin Immunol 28:107-14. 2008
    ..These results indicate that cancer patients have a higher number of regulatory T cells with resistance to apoptotic stimuli partly responsible for immune dysfunctions as often observed in cancer patients...
  7. doi request reprint The role of activation-induced cell death in the higher onset of spontaneous apoptosis of NK cell subsets in patients with metastatic epithelial cancer
    Stefanie Stanzer
    Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Austria
    Cell Immunol 261:99-104. 2010
    ..Our data suggest that the higher onset of apoptosis of circulating NK cell subsets of patients is not triggered by activation-induced cell death...
  8. pmc Comprehensive Analysis of miRNome Alterations in Response to Sorafenib Treatment in Colorectal Cancer Cells
    Anna Maria Pehserl
    Division of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz, 8010 Graz, Austria
    Int J Mol Sci 17:. 2016
    ..Changes in the miRNome indicate that some specific miRNAs might be relevant as indicators for sorafenib response, drug resistance and potential targets for combinatorial miRNA-based drug strategies...
  9. pmc Plasmapheresis reverses all side-effects of a cisplatin overdose--a case report and treatment recommendation
    Guenter Hofmann
    Division of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 15, 8036 Graz, Austria
    BMC Cancer 6:1. 2006
    ..Nevertheless, it has several potential side effects affecting different organ systems and an overdose may lead to life-threatening complications and even death...
  10. ncbi request reprint The course of serum HER-2/neu levels as an independent prognostic factor for survival in metastatic breast cancer
    Walter Schippinger
    Medizinische Universitätsklinik Graz, Klinische Abteilung für Onkologie, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    Oncol Rep 11:1331-6. 2004
    ..Decrease of elevated serum HER-2/neu to levels </=15 ng/ml and levels continuously </=15 ng/ml during the course of disease correlated significantly with longer survival...
  11. doi request reprint MiR-96-5p influences cellular growth and is associated with poor survival in colorectal cancer patients
    Anna Lena Ress
    Division of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz MUG, Graz, Austria
    Mol Carcinog 54:1442-50. 2015
    ..In conclusion, our data suggest that miR-96-5p influences cellular growth of CRC cells and low expression of miR-96-5p seems to be associated with poor clinical outcome in CRC patients...
  12. ncbi request reprint Frequency of febrile neutropenia in breast cancer patients receiving epirubicin and docetaxel/paclitaxel with colony-stimulating growth factors: a comparison of filgrastim or lenograstim with pegfilgrastim
    Walter Schippinger
    Division of Medical Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University Graz, Graz, Austria
    Oncology 70:290-3. 2006
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  13. pmc Critical evaluation of real-time reverse transcriptase-polymerase chain reaction for the quantitative detection of cytokeratin 20 mRNA in colorectal cancer patients
    Nadia Dandachi
    Division of Clinical Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University Graz, Avenbruggerplatz 15, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    J Mol Diagn 7:631-7. 2005
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  14. pmc Evaluation of high-resolution melting analysis as a diagnostic tool to detect the BRAF V600E mutation in colorectal tumors
    Martin Pichler
    Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 15, 8036 Graz, Austria
    J Mol Diagn 11:140-7. 2009
    ..Despite the expected decrease in sensitivity, HRM can reliably be applied in archival formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded samples tissues...
  15. doi request reprint The ethics of space, design and color in an oncology ward
    Elisabeth Andritsch
    Clinical Division of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University Graz, Graz, Austria
    Palliat Support Care 11:215-21. 2013
    ..The successful outcome was confirmed by the extraordinarily positive feedback by patients, families, and healthcare staff. ..
  16. doi request reprint Sunitinib causes dose-dependent negative functional effects on myocardium and cardiomyocytes
    Peter P Rainer
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University Graz, Austria
    BJU Int 110:1455-62. 2012
    ..To search for microRNAs as suitable biomarkers for indicating toxic cardiac effects...
  17. doi request reprint Paraneoplastic limbic encephalitis in a patient with extragonadal choriocarcinoma--significance of onconeural antibodies
    Joanna Szkandera
    Division of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Austria
    Onkologie 33:452-4. 2010
    ..Paraneoplastic limbic or brainstem encephalitis is considered to be an autoimmune-mediated disorder of the nervous system associated with different types of cancer including germ cell tumors...
  18. doi request reprint Sorafenib in advanced, heavily pretreated patients with soft tissue sarcomas
    Kira Brämswig
    aDepartment of Internal Medicine I, Division of Oncology, Comprehensive Cancer Center, Medical University of Vienna bDepartment of Medicine I and Medical Oncology, Wilhelminenspital cDepartment of Gynecology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna dDepartment of Internal Medicine, Division of Oncology, Medical University of Graz, Graz eDepartment of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck fDepartment of Haematology and Oncology, Hospital Wels Grieskirchen, Wels g3rd Medical Department with Haematology, Medical Oncology, Haemostaseology, Rheumatology and Infectious Diseases, Paracelsus Medical University Salzburg, Salzburg hInternal Medicine I, Department of Medical Oncology, Haematology and Gastroenterology, Hospital Barmherzige Schwestern Linz iInternal Medicine I, Elisabethinen Hospital Linz jDepartment of Internal Medicine III, Center for Medical Oncology and Haematology, General Hospital Linz, Linz kDepartment of Internal Medicine, Saint Vincent Hospital Zams, Zams, Austria
    Anticancer Drugs 25:848-53. 2014
    ..In this retrospective analysis of heavily pretreated patients with advanced soft tissue sarcomas, sorafenib was associated with some antitumor activity and an acceptable toxicity profile. ..
  19. ncbi request reprint Immunomagnetic CD45 depletion does not improve cytokeratin 20 RT-PCR in colorectal cancer
    Christoph Ausch
    Department of Surgery, Ludwig Boltzmann Research Institute of Surgical Oncology, Danube Hospital SMZ Ost, Vienna, Austria
    Clin Chem Lab Med 45:351-6. 2007
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  20. ncbi request reprint Comparison of two methods for enumerating circulating tumor cells in carcinoma patients
    Marija Balic
    Department of Clinical Oncology, University Hospital Graz, Austria
    Cytometry B Clin Cytom 68:25-30. 2005
    ..Before it can be used clinically, a reliably method is needed to enumerate CTCs. We compared two methods for CTC enumeration, OnkoQuick and the CellSearch system...
  21. ncbi request reprint Preferential apoptosis of CD56dim natural killer cell subset in patients with cancer
    Thomas Bauernhofer
    University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Eur J Immunol 33:119-24. 2003
    ..002) but not in NC. In patients, circulating CD56(dim) NK cells were targeted for apoptosis, leading to low levels of NK activity...
  22. ncbi request reprint Randomized adjuvant trial of tamoxifen and goserelin versus cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, and fluorouracil: evidence for the superiority of treatment with endocrine blockade in premenopausal patients with hormone-responsive breast cancer--Austrian Breas
    Raimund Jakesz
    Department of Surgery, Vienna University, Vienna General Hospital, Austria
    J Clin Oncol 20:4621-7. 2002
    ..The purpose of Austrian Breast and Colorectal Cancer Study Group Trial 5 was to compare the efficacy of a combination endocrine treatment with standard chemotherapy...