Below please find selected publications published by SFB 1361 scientists from 2019-2020. Please click on the principal investigator's name in the menu to see all publications by individual PIs.


Kiweler N, Wünsch D, Wirth M, Mahendrarajah N, Schneider G, Stauber RH, Brenner W, Butter F and Krämer OH (2020) Histone deacetylase inhibitors dysregulate DNA repair proteins and antagonize metastasis-associated processes. J Cancer Res Clin Oncol, doi: 10.1007/s00432-019-03118-4 Link


Kellner V and Luke B (2019) Molecular and physiological consequences of faulty eukaryotic ribonucleotide excision repair. EMBO J, doi: 10.15252/embj.2019102309 Link

Chagin VO, Reinhart B, Becker A, Mortusewicz O, Jost KL, Rapp A, Leonhardt H and Cardoso MC (2019) Processive DNA synthesis is associated with localized decompaction of constitutive heterochromatin at the sites of DNA replication and repair. Nucleus, 10:231–253 Link

Lockhart A, Pires VB, Bento F, Kellner V, Luke-Glaser S, Yakoub G, Ulrich HD and Luke B (2019) RNase H1 and H2 Are Differentially Regulated to Process RNA-DNA Hybrids. Cell Rep, 29:2890–2900.e5 Link

Greulich W, Wagner M, Gaidt MM, Stafford C, Cheng Y, Linder A, Carell T and Hornung V (2019) TLR8 Is a Sensor of RNase T2 Degradation Products. Cell, 179:1264–1275.e13 Link

Jansma M, Linke-Winnebeck C, Eustermann S, Lammens K, Kostrewa D, Stakyte K, Litz C, Kessler B and Hopfner K-P (2019) Near-Complete Structure and Model of Tel1ATM from Chaetomium thermophilum Reveals a Robust Autoinhibited ATP State. Structure, doi: 10.1016/j.str.2019.10.013 Link

Wong RP, García-Rodríguez N, Zilio N, Hanulová M and Ulrich HD (2019) Processing of DNA Polymerase-Blocking Lesions during Genome Replication Is Spatially and Temporally Segregated from Replication Forks. Mol Cell, doi: 10.1016/j.molcel.2019.09.015 Link

Han D, Schomacher L, Schüle KM, Mallick M, Musheev MU, Karaulanov E, Krebs L, von Seggern A and Niehrs C (2019) NEIL1 and NEIL2 DNA glycosylases protect neural crest development against mitochondrial oxidative stress. Elife, doi: 10.7554/eLife.49044 Link

Liebl MC and Hofmann TG (2019) Cell Fate Regulation upon DNA Damage: p53 Serine 46 Kinases Pave the Cell Death Road. BioEssays, 41:1900127 Link

Beyer M, Romanski A, Mustafa A-HM, Pons M, Büchler I, Vogel A, Pautz A, Sellmer A, Schneider G, Bug G and Krämer OH (2019) HDAC3 Activity is Essential for Human Leukemic Cell Growth and the Expression of β-catenin, MYC, and WT1. Cancers (Basel), 11:1436 Link

Arab K, Karaulanov E, Musheev M, Trnka P, Schäfer A, Grummt I and Niehrs C (2019) GADD45A binds R-loops and recruits TET1 to CpG island promoters. Nat Genet, 51:217–223 Link

Käshammer L, Saathoff J-H, Lammens K, Gut F, Bartho J, Alt A, Kessler B and Hopfner K-P (2019) Mechanism of DNA End Sensing and Processing by the Mre11-Rad50 Complex. Mol Cell, doi: 10.1016/j.molcel.2019.07.035 Link

Gothe HJ, Bouwman BAM, Gusmao EG, Piccinno R, Petrosino G, Sayols S, Drechsel O, Minneker V, Josipovic N, Mizi A, Nielsen CF, Wagner E-M, Takeda S, Sasanuma H, Hudson DF, Kindler T, Baranello L, Papantonis A, Crosetto N and Roukos V (2019) Spatial Chromosome Folding and Active Transcription Drive DNA Fragility and Formation of Oncogenic MLL Translocations. Mol Cell, 75:267–283.e12 Link

Tomicic MT, Steigerwald C, Rasenberger B, Brozovic A and Christmann M (2019) Functional mismatch repair and inactive p53 drive sensitization of colorectal cancer cells to irinotecan via the IAP antagonist BV6. Arch Toxicol, doi: 10.1007/s00204-019-02513-7 Link

Piccinno R, Minneker V and Roukos V (2019) 53BP1—DNA repair enters a new liquid phase. EMBO J, doi: 10.15252/embj.2019102871 Link

Heinz KS, Rapp A, Casas-Delucchi CS, Lehmkuhl A, Romero-Fernández I, Sánchez A, Krämer OH, Marchal JA and Cardoso MC (2019) DNA replication dynamics of vole genome and its epigenetic regulation. Epigenetics Chromatin, 12:18 Link

Kitsera N, Rodriguez-Alvarez M, Emmert S, Carell T and Khobta A (2019) Nucleotide excision repair of abasic DNA lesions. Nucleic Acids Res, doi: 10.1093/nar/gkz558 Link

Aasland D, Gotzinger L, Hauck L, Berte N, Meyer J, Effenberger M, Schneider S, Reuber EE, Roos WP, Tomicic MT, Kaina B and Christmann M (2019) Temozolomide induces senescence and repression of DNA repair pathways in glioblastoma cells via activation of ATR–Chk1, p21, and NF-kB. Cancer Res, 79:99–113 Link

He Y, Roos WP, Wu Q, Hofmann TG and Kaina B (2019) The SIAH1–HIPK2–p53ser46 Damage Response Pathway is Involved in Temozolomide-Induced Glioblastoma Cell Death. Mol Cancer Res, 17:1129–1141 Link