Publikationen / Publications

Selection of High Impact Publications:

  • Si Y, Merz SF, Jansen P, Wang B, Bruderek K, Altenho P, Mattheis S, Lang S, Gunzer M, Klode J, Squire A, Brandau S. (2019) Multidimensional imaging provides evidence for down-regulation of T cell eector function by MDSC in human cancer tissue. Sci Immunol. 4 (40):eaaw9159. full text link
  • Lang S, Bruderek K, Kaspar C, Höing B, Kanaan O, Dominas N, Hussain T, Droege F, Eyth C, Hadaschik B, Brandau S. (2018) Clinical Relevance and Suppressive Capacity of Human Myeloid- Derived Suppressor Cell Subsets. Clin Cancer Res. 24 (19):4834-4844
  • Klein JC, Moses K, Zelinskyy G, Sody S, Buer J, Lang S, Helfrich I, Dittmer U, Kirschning CJ*, Brandau S*. (2017) Combined toll-like receptor 3/7/9 deciency on host cells results in T-cell-dependent control of tumour growth. Nat Commun. 8:14600. *co-senior authors
  • Brandau S, Hartl D. (2017) Lost in neutrophil heterogeneity? CD10! Blood. 129 (10):1240-1241.
  • Kalkavan H, Sharma P, Kasper S, Helfrich I, Pandyra AA, Gassa A, Virchow I, Flatz L, Brandenburg T, Namineni S, Heikenwalder M, Höchst B, Knolle PA, Wollmann G, von Laer D, Drexler I, Rathbun J, Cannon PM, Scheu S, Bauer J, Chauhan J, Häussinger D, Willimsky G, Löhning M, Schadendorf D, Brandau S*, Schuler M*, Lang PA*, Lang KS*. (2017) Spatiotemporally restricted arenavirus replication induces immune surveillance and type I interferon-dependent tumour regression. Nat Commun. 8:14447. * co-senior authors
  • Hasenberg A, Hasenberg M, Männ L, Neumann F, Borkenstein L, Stecher M, Kraus A, Engel DR, Klingberg A, Seddigh P, Abdullah Z, Klebow S, Engelmann S, Reinhold A, Brandau S, Seeling M, Waisman A, Schraven B, Göthert JR, Nimmerjahn F, Gunzer M. (2015) Catchup: a mouse model for imaging-based tracking and modulation of neutrophil granulocytes. Nat Methods. 12(5):445-452.
  • Davey MS, Tamassia N, Rossato M, Bazzoni F, Calzetti F, Bruderek K, Sironi M, Zimmer L, Bottazzi B, Mantovani A, Brandau S, Moser B, Eberl M, Cassatella MA. (2011) Failure to detect production of IL-10 by activated human neutrophils. Nat Immunol. (correspondence) 12(11):1017-1018.
  • Suttmann H, Riemensberger J, Bentien G, Schmaltz D, Stöckle M, Jocham D, Böhle A, Brandau S. (2006) Neutrophil granulocytes are required for eective BCG-immunotherapy of bladder cancer and orchestrate local immune responses. Cancer Res 66 (16):8250-8257
  • Brandau S, Böhle A. (2001) Activation of NK Cells by Bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG). Eur Urol. 39:508-514.

Selection of Reviews:

  • Bruger AM, Dorhoi A, Esendagli G, Barczyk-Kahlert K, van der Bruggen P, Lipoldova M, Perecko T, Santibanez J, Saraiva M, Van Ginderachter JA, Brandau S. (2019) How to measure the immunosuppressive activity of MDSC: assays, problems and potential solutions. Cancer Immunol Immunother. 68(4):631-644.
  • Bronte V, Brandau S, Chen SH, Colombo MP, Frey AB, Greten TF, Mandruzzato S, Murray PJ, Ochoa A, Ostrand-Rosenberg S, Rodriguez PC, Sica A, Umansky V, Vonderheide RH, Gabrilovich DI. (2016) Recommendations for myeloid-derived suppressor cell nomenclature and characterization standards. Nat Commun. 7:12150.
  • Moses K, Brandau S. (2016) Human neutrophils: Their role in cancer and relation to myeloid-derived suppressor cells. Semin Immunol. 28 (2):187-196.
  • Dumitru, C.A., Lang, S., Brandau, S. (2013) Modulation of neutrophil granulocytes in the tumor microenvironment: Mechanisms and consequences for tumor progression. Seminars in Cancer Biology. 23 (3):141-148.
  • Brandau, S., Moses, K., Lang, S. (2013) The kinship of neutrophils and granulocytic myeloid-derived suppressor cells in cancer: Cousins, siblings or twins? Seminars in Cancer Biology. 23 (3):171-182.
  • Dumitru, C.A., Moses, K., Trellakis, S., Lang, S., Brandau, S. (2012) Neutrophils and granulocytic myeloidderived suppressor cells: Immunophenotyping, cell biology and clinical relevance in human oncology. Cancer Immunology, Immunotherapy. 61 (8):1155-1167.

Selection of highly cited Articles:

  • Mandruzzato, S., Brandau, S., Britten, C.M., Bronte, V., Damuzzo, V., Gouttefangeas, C., Maurer, D., Ottensmeier, C., van der Burg, S.H., Welters, M.J.P., Walter, S. (2016) Toward harmonized phenotyping of human myeloid-derived suppressor cells by ow cytometry: results from an interim study. Cancer Immunology, Immunotherapy. 65 (2):161-169.
  • Trellakis, S., Bruderek, K., Hütte, J., Elian, M., Homann, T.K., Lang, S., Brandau, S. (2013) Granulocytic myeloidderived suppressor cells are cryosensitive and their frequency does not correlate with serum concentrations of colony-stimulating factors in head and neck cancer. Innate Immunity. 19 (3):328-336.
  • Brandau, S., Trellakis, S., Bruderek, K., Schmaltz, D., Steller, G., Elian, M., Suttmann, H., Schenck, M., Welling, J., Zabel, P., Lang, S. (2011) Myeloid-derived suppressor cells in the peripheral blood of cancer patients contain a subset of immature neutrophils with impaired migratory properties. Journal of Leukocyte Biology. 89 (2):311-317.
  • Trellakis, S., Bruderek, K., Dumitru, C.A., Gholaman, H., Gu, X., Bankfalvi, A., Scherag, A., Hütte, J., Dominas, N., Lehnerdt, G.F., Homann, T.K., Lang, S., Brandau, S. (2011) Polymorphonuclear granulocytes in human head and neck cancer: Enhanced inammatory activity, modulation by cancer cells and expansion in advanced disease. International Journal of Cancer. 129 (9):2183-2193.
  • Dumitru, C.A., Gholaman, H., Trellakis, S., Bruderek, K., Dominas, N., Gu, X., Bankfalvi, A., Whiteside, T.L., Lang, S., Brandau, S. (2011) Tumor-derived macrophage migration inhibitory factor modulates the biology of head and neck cancer cells via neutrophil activation. International Journal of Cancer. 129 (4):859-869.
  • Hemeda, H., Jakob, M., Ludwig, A.-K., Giebel, B., Lang, S., Brandau, S. (2010) Interferon-γ and tumor necrosis factor-α dierentially aect cytokine expression and migration properties of mesenchymal stem cells. Stem Cells and Development. 19 (5): 693-706.
  • Brandau, S., Jakob, M., Hemeda, H., Bruderek, K., Janeschik, S., Bootz, F., Lang, S. (2010) Tissue-resident mesenchymal stem cells attract peripheral blood neutrophils and enhance their inammatory activity in response to microbial challenge. Journal of Leukocyte Biology. 88 (5):1005-1015.
  • Esendagli, G., Bruderek, K., Goldmann, T., Busche, A., Branscheid, D., Vollmer, E., Brandau, S. (2008) Malignant and non-malignant lung tissue areas are dierentially populated by natural killer cells and regulatory T cells in non-small cell lung cancer. Lung Cancer. 59 (1):32-40.
  • Suttmann, H., Riemensberger, J., Bentien, G., Schmaltz, D., Stöckle, M., Jocham, D., Böhle, A., Brandau, S. (2006) Neutrophil granulocytes are required for eective Bacillus Calmette-Guérin immunotherapy of bladder cancer and orchestrate local immune responses. Cancer Research. 66 (16):8250-8257.
  • Böhle, A., Brandau, S. (2003) Immune mechanisms in bacillus Calmette-Guerin immunotherapy for supercial bladder cancer. Journal of Urology. 170 (3):964-969.
  • Brandau, S., Riemensberger, J., Jacobsen, M., Kemp, D., Zhao, W., Zhao, X., Jocham, D., Ratli, T.L., Böhle, A. (2001) NK cells are essential for eective BCG immunotherapy. International Journal of Cancer. 92 (5):697-702.