Monika Merkle

Summary

Affiliation: University of Munich
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Sclerosing peritonitis: a rare but fatal complication of peritoneal inflammation
    Monika Merkle
    Medizinische Poliklinik, Campus Innenstadt, Klinikum der LMU, Pettenkoferstrasse 8a, 80336 Munchen, Germany
    Mediators Inflamm 2012:709673. 2012
  2. pmc Effects of chemokines on proliferation and apoptosis of human mesangial cells
    Markus Wornle
    Medical Policlinic, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    BMC Nephrol 5:8. 2004
  3. doi request reprint Interstitial nephritis and autoimmune pancreatitis: a case report
    Monika Merkle
    Nephrologie, Klinikum Traunstein, Cuno Niggl Straße 3, 83278 Traunstein, Germany
    Int Urol Nephrol 44:319-22. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Response of VEGF to activation of viral receptors and TNFα in human mesangial cells
    Monika Merkle
    Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik IV, Klinikum der LMU, Munich, Germany
    Mol Cell Biochem 370:151-61. 2012
  5. doi request reprint TNFα enhances TLR3-dependent effects on MMP-9 expression in human mesangial cells
    Monika Merkle
    Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik IV Campus Innenstadt, Klinikum der LMU, Munich, Germany
    Cell Biol Int 36:1155-60. 2012
  6. pmc Synthetic double-stranded RNA stimulates the expression of interferon-inducible protein 10 in human mesothelial cells
    Monika Merkle
    Klinikum Traunstein, Nephrology, Cuno Niggl Str 3, 83278 Traunstein, Germany
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 18:176-9. 2011
  7. pmc TLR3-dependent immune regulatory functions of human mesangial cells
    Monika Merkle
    Medizinische Poliklinik Campus Innenstadt, Klinikum der LMU, Pettenkoferstrasse 8a, Munich, Germany
    Cell Mol Immunol 9:334-40. 2012
  8. doi request reprint TLR3-dependent regulation of cytokines in human mesangial cells: a novel role for IP-10 and TNF-alpha in hepatitis C-associated glomerulonephritis
    Monika Merkle
    Medizinische Poliklinik Klinikum der LMU, Pettenkoferstrasse 8a, 80336 Munchen, Germany
    Am J Physiol Renal Physiol 301:F57-69. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Inhibition of TLR3-mediated proinflammatory effects by Alkylphosphocholines in human retinal pigment epithelial cells
    Markus Wornle
    Ludwig Maximilians University, Medical Policlinic, Department of Internal Medicine, Klinikum der Universita t Mu nchen, Campus Innenstadt, Munich, Germany
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 52:6536-44. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Effect of activation of viral receptors on the gelatinases MMP-2 and MMP-9 in human mesothelial cells
    Monika Merkle
    Nephrologie, Klinikum Traunstein, Traunstein, Germany
    Matrix Biol 29:202-8. 2010

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc Sclerosing peritonitis: a rare but fatal complication of peritoneal inflammation
    Monika Merkle
    Medizinische Poliklinik, Campus Innenstadt, Klinikum der LMU, Pettenkoferstrasse 8a, 80336 Munchen, Germany
    Mediators Inflamm 2012:709673. 2012
    ..This article gives an overview of reasons and treatment options for sclerosing peritonitis and shows a summery of current literature about sclerosing peritonitis...
  2. pmc Effects of chemokines on proliferation and apoptosis of human mesangial cells
    Markus Wornle
    Medical Policlinic, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    BMC Nephrol 5:8. 2004
    ..g. SLC/CCL21 on podocytes and CCR7 on MC is suggested to play a pivotal role during these processes. Therefore the effect of selected chemokines on MC proliferation and apoptosis was studied...
  3. doi request reprint Interstitial nephritis and autoimmune pancreatitis: a case report
    Monika Merkle
    Nephrologie, Klinikum Traunstein, Cuno Niggl Straße 3, 83278 Traunstein, Germany
    Int Urol Nephrol 44:319-22. 2012
    ..We infer from our case that mycophenolate mofetil can be effective in the control of simultaneous autoimmune pancreatitis and interstitial nephritis...
  4. doi request reprint Response of VEGF to activation of viral receptors and TNFα in human mesangial cells
    Monika Merkle
    Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik IV, Klinikum der LMU, Munich, Germany
    Mol Cell Biochem 370:151-61. 2012
    ..TNFα and MCP-1 are seemingly important in amplifying VEGF effects in the setting of virally induced inflammation, with TNFα being also able to induce other mediators of glomerular pathology in GN...
  5. doi request reprint TNFα enhances TLR3-dependent effects on MMP-9 expression in human mesangial cells
    Monika Merkle
    Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik IV Campus Innenstadt, Klinikum der LMU, Munich, Germany
    Cell Biol Int 36:1155-60. 2012
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  6. pmc Synthetic double-stranded RNA stimulates the expression of interferon-inducible protein 10 in human mesothelial cells
    Monika Merkle
    Klinikum Traunstein, Nephrology, Cuno Niggl Str 3, 83278 Traunstein, Germany
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 18:176-9. 2011
    ..A time- and dose-dependent increase in IP-10 is found upon activation of viral receptors expressed on mesothelial cells, which provides novel evidence for a link between viral infections and inflammation of serous membranes...
  7. pmc TLR3-dependent immune regulatory functions of human mesangial cells
    Monika Merkle
    Medizinische Poliklinik Campus Innenstadt, Klinikum der LMU, Pettenkoferstrasse 8a, Munich, Germany
    Cell Mol Immunol 9:334-40. 2012
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  8. doi request reprint TLR3-dependent regulation of cytokines in human mesangial cells: a novel role for IP-10 and TNF-alpha in hepatitis C-associated glomerulonephritis
    Monika Merkle
    Medizinische Poliklinik Klinikum der LMU, Pettenkoferstrasse 8a, 80336 Munchen, Germany
    Am J Physiol Renal Physiol 301:F57-69. 2011
    ..IP-10 induction is further potentiated by TNF-α signaling, preferentially via the TNF-α receptor subtype 2 selectively increased upon stimulation of viral receptors in the proinflammatory milieu...
  9. doi request reprint Inhibition of TLR3-mediated proinflammatory effects by Alkylphosphocholines in human retinal pigment epithelial cells
    Markus Wornle
    Ludwig Maximilians University, Medical Policlinic, Department of Internal Medicine, Klinikum der Universita t Mu nchen, Campus Innenstadt, Munich, Germany
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 52:6536-44. 2011
    ..The induction of downstream gene expression is blocked by siRNA specific for TLR3 and alkylphosphocholines. Therefore, TLR3 should be considered a novel target in AMD therapy...
  10. doi request reprint Effect of activation of viral receptors on the gelatinases MMP-2 and MMP-9 in human mesothelial cells
    Monika Merkle
    Nephrologie, Klinikum Traunstein, Traunstein, Germany
    Matrix Biol 29:202-8. 2010
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