Jochen Maurer

Institution: University hospital Freiburg

Address:

ZTZ Breisacher Str. 115 79106 Freiburg

Email: jochen.maurer@uniklinik-freiburg.de

Group website: www.facebook.com/AGMaurer/

Phone: +49076127063570

Research interests:

Cancer stem cells Breast cancer Pancreatic cancer

Selected publications:

Maurer J, Fuchs S, Jäger R, Kurz B, Sommer L, Schorle H. (2007) Establishment and analysis of a neural crest stem cell line (JoMa1) using conditional transgeneis. Differentiation; 75(7): 580-591. Maurer J, Nelson B, Ceceña G, Bajpai R, Mercola M, Terskikh A and Oshima RG. (2008) Contrasting expression of keratins in mouse and human embryonicstem cells. PlosOne; 3(10):e3451. Hebbard L, Maurer J, Amber M, Lesperance J, Hassell JA, Oshima RG, Terskikh A. (2010) MELK is Upregulated and Required in Mammary Tumor Initiating Cells In Vivo. Cancer Research 2010 Sep 22. Curchoe CL* and Maurer J*, McKeown SJ, Cattarossi G, Cimadamore F, Nilbratt M, Snyder EY, Bronner-Fraser M, Terskikh AV. Early Acquisition of Neural Crest Competence During hESCs Neuralization, PLoS ONE: Research Article, published 09 Nov 201010.1371/journal.pone.0013890 Schulte JS, Lindner S, Bohrer A, Maurer J, DePreter K, Lefever S, Heukamp L, Schulte S, Molenaar J, Versteeg R, Thor T, Kunkele A, Vandesompele J, Speleman F, Schorle H, Eggert A, Schramm A. MYCN and ALKF1174L are sufficient to drive neuroblastoma development from neural crest progenitor cells. Oncogene. 2013 Feb 21;32(8):1059-65. doi: 10.1038/onc.2012.106. Epub 2012 Apr 9. Castro DJ*, Maurer J*, Hebbard, L., & Oshima, R. G (2013). ROCK1 inhibition promotes the self-renewal of a novel mouse mammary cancer stem cell. Stem Cells (Dayton, Ohio), 31(1), 12-22. doi:10.1002/stem.1224 Preca BT, Bajdak K, Mock K, Sundararajan V, Pfannstiel J, Maurer J, Wellner U, Hopt UT, Brummer T, Brabletz S, et al. A self-enforcing CD44s/ZEB1 feedback loop maintains EMT and stemness properties in cancer cells. International journal of cancer 2015. ERN1 and ALPK1 inhibit differentiation of bi-potential tumor-initiating cells in human breast cancer. Strietz J, Stepputtis SS, Preca BT, Vannier C, Kim MM, Castro DJ, Au Q, Boerries M, Busch H, Aza-Blanc P, Heynen-Genel S, Bronsert P, Kuster B, Stickeler E, Brabletz T, Oshima RG, Maurer J. Oncotarget. 2016 Nov 4. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.13086. [Epub ahead of print]

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