Gunter Assmann

Summary

Affiliation: Saarland University
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The SAPHO syndrome--are microbes involved?
    G Assmann
    Internal Medicine I and José Carreras Research Center, University of Saarland Medical School, Homburg Saar D 66421, Germany
    Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 25:423-34. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint The p53 G72C and MDM2 T309G single nucleotide polymorphisms in patients with Wegener's granulomatosis
    G Assmann
    Internal Medicine I and José Carreras Research Center, University of Saarland Medical School, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 26:S72-5. 2008
  3. pmc Efficacy of antibiotic therapy for SAPHO syndrome is lost after its discontinuation: an interventional study
    Gunter Assmann
    Department of Rheumatology, University Saarland Medical School Kirrbergerstrasse 1, D66421 Homburg, Germany
    Arthritis Res Ther 11:R140. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Single-nucleotide polymorphisms p53 G72C and Mdm2 T309G in patients with psoriasis, psoriatic arthritis, and SAPHO syndrome
    Gunter Assmann
    Internal Medicine I, Oncology and Rheumatology and José Carreras Research Center, University of Saarland Medical School, 66421, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Rheumatol Int 30:1273-6. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Genetic variations in genes encoding RANK, RANKL, and OPG in rheumatoid arthritis: a case-control study
    Gunter Assmann
    Internal Medicine I and José Carreras Research Centre, University of Saarland Medical School, Homburg Saar, Germany
    J Rheumatol 37:900-4. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Rituximab in patients with rheumatoid arthritis and vasculitis-associated cutaneous ulcers
    Gunter Assmann
    Internal Medicine I and José Carreras Research Centre, University of Saarland Medical School, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 28:81-3. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Genetic variations in the genes encoding receptor activator nuclear factor κ B (RANK), receptor activator nuclear factor κ B ligand (RANKL) and osteoprotegerin (OPG) in patients with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis: a case-control study
    Gunter Assmann
    Internal Medicine I and José Carreras Research Center, Department of Dermatology, University of Saarland Medical School, Homburg Saar, Germany
    J Dermatol 38:519-23. 2011
  8. pmc Genetic polymorphism of the OPG gene associated with breast cancer
    Jasmin Teresa Ney
    Gynecology, Obstetrics and Reproductive Medicine, University Medical School of Saarland, 66421, Homburg Saar, Saarland, Germany
    BMC Cancer 13:40. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Autoantibodies against lamin C, NA14 and CK15 in primary vasculitides or autoimmune diseases with secondary vasculitis
    Boris Kubuschok
    Department of Internal Medicine I, Jose Carreras Centrum for Immuno and Gene Therapy, University of Saarland Medical School, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 34:S60-9. 2016
  10. doi request reprint Different apoptotic responses of RA synoviocytes depending on different genotypes of the mdm2 SNP T309G
    Kristina Heyne
    Internal Medicine I, University of Saarland Medical School, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Apoptosis 17:424-7. 2012

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. doi request reprint The SAPHO syndrome--are microbes involved?
    G Assmann
    Internal Medicine I and José Carreras Research Center, University of Saarland Medical School, Homburg Saar D 66421, Germany
    Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 25:423-34. 2011
    ..This review aims to evaluate the existing knowledge on the SAPHO syndrome and to provide information on symptoms, diagnosis and treatment options for this disease...
  2. ncbi request reprint The p53 G72C and MDM2 T309G single nucleotide polymorphisms in patients with Wegener's granulomatosis
    G Assmann
    Internal Medicine I and José Carreras Research Center, University of Saarland Medical School, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 26:S72-5. 2008
    ..In this respect the investigation of polymorphisms in the p53-network could be a promising approach contributing susceptibility of WG and its course of disease...
  3. pmc Efficacy of antibiotic therapy for SAPHO syndrome is lost after its discontinuation: an interventional study
    Gunter Assmann
    Department of Rheumatology, University Saarland Medical School Kirrbergerstrasse 1, D66421 Homburg, Germany
    Arthritis Res Ther 11:R140. 2009
    ..The etiology of SAPHO syndrome is unknown, but an association with infection by semipathogenic bacteria like Propionibacterium acnes has been suggested. We conducted an interventional study of SAPHO patients receiving antibiotics...
  4. doi request reprint Single-nucleotide polymorphisms p53 G72C and Mdm2 T309G in patients with psoriasis, psoriatic arthritis, and SAPHO syndrome
    Gunter Assmann
    Internal Medicine I, Oncology and Rheumatology and José Carreras Research Center, University of Saarland Medical School, 66421, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Rheumatol Int 30:1273-6. 2010
    ..In contrast, the p53 network does not seem to play a major role in pathogenesis of Ps or PsA...
  5. doi request reprint Genetic variations in genes encoding RANK, RANKL, and OPG in rheumatoid arthritis: a case-control study
    Gunter Assmann
    Internal Medicine I and José Carreras Research Centre, University of Saarland Medical School, Homburg Saar, Germany
    J Rheumatol 37:900-4. 2010
    ..Genetic variations in the genes coding for RANK, RANK ligand (RANKL), and OPG are thought to play roles in the susceptibility to RA...
  6. ncbi request reprint Rituximab in patients with rheumatoid arthritis and vasculitis-associated cutaneous ulcers
    Gunter Assmann
    Internal Medicine I and José Carreras Research Centre, University of Saarland Medical School, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 28:81-3. 2010
    ..To test the efficacy of treatment with rituximab in refractory rheumatoid vasculitis in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  7. doi request reprint Genetic variations in the genes encoding receptor activator nuclear factor κ B (RANK), receptor activator nuclear factor κ B ligand (RANKL) and osteoprotegerin (OPG) in patients with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis: a case-control study
    Gunter Assmann
    Internal Medicine I and José Carreras Research Center, Department of Dermatology, University of Saarland Medical School, Homburg Saar, Germany
    J Dermatol 38:519-23. 2011
    ..Our study showed no significant association between the SNP in the genes encoding for RANK, OPG and RANKL with susceptibility of disease in Ps and PsA patients...
  8. pmc Genetic polymorphism of the OPG gene associated with breast cancer
    Jasmin Teresa Ney
    Gynecology, Obstetrics and Reproductive Medicine, University Medical School of Saarland, 66421, Homburg Saar, Saarland, Germany
    BMC Cancer 13:40. 2013
    ..Based on this we investigated the role of single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) within RANK, RANKL and OPG and their possible association to breast cancer risk...
  9. ncbi request reprint Autoantibodies against lamin C, NA14 and CK15 in primary vasculitides or autoimmune diseases with secondary vasculitis
    Boris Kubuschok
    Department of Internal Medicine I, Jose Carreras Centrum for Immuno and Gene Therapy, University of Saarland Medical School, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 34:S60-9. 2016
    ..We recently identified 3 cytoskeletal proteins (lamin C [laC], nuclear autoantigen of 14kD [NA14] and cytokeratin 15 [CK15]) as autoantigens in GCA and postulated a frequent autoantibody response against these antigens in PVs...
  10. doi request reprint Different apoptotic responses of RA synoviocytes depending on different genotypes of the mdm2 SNP T309G
    Kristina Heyne
    Internal Medicine I, University of Saarland Medical School, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Apoptosis 17:424-7. 2012
    ..4 ± 8.8 vs. 43.9 ± 2.4; P = 0.0002). In the cell culture in vitro model RA synoviocytes homozygous for mdm2 SNP 309GG had a higher apoptotic activity compared to TT, possibly identifying a protective effect of the minor allele...
  11. pmc Prevalence of anti-citrullinated protein antibodies (ACPA) in patients with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL): a case-control study
    Gunter Assmann
    Department of Internal Medicine I, José Carreras Centre for Immuno and Gene Therapy, University Medical School of Saarland, Homburg Saar, Germany
    PLoS ONE 9:e88177. 2014
    ..Therefore, we conducted a study to evaluate the prevalence of ACPA in diffuse large B-cell non-Hodgkin lymphoma (DLBCL)...
  12. doi request reprint Detection of Meningeosis neoplastica by real-time quantitation of telomerase activity
    Gunter Assmann
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Innere Medizin I, Universitätsklinikum Homburg, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Clin Chem Lab Med 47:1271-6. 2009
    ..Recent technical advances in the detection of TA allow for sensitive and specific detection within 4 h. Thus, the detection of TA is suitable for routine clinical testing...