Hans A. Kretzschmar

Professor, MD
Center of Neuropathology and Prion Research
Ludwig Maximilians University
E-mail: hans.kretzschmar@med.uni-muenchen.de
Page: http://www.neuropathologie.med.uni-muenchen.de/forschungsgruppen/kretzschmar/index.html

 

Fields of interest:

Investigations of the genetics, pathology, early diagnosis and epidemiology of human spongiform encephalopathies or prion diseases

Neuropathology of neurodegenerative diseases

 

Recent publications:

Kreth S., Heyn J., Grau S., Kretzschmar H. A., Egensperger R., Kreth F. W.:

Identification of valid endogenous control genes for determining gene expression in human glioma

Neuro. Oncol. 2010; 12(6): 570-579.

 

Remi J., Pfefferkorn T., Konig F. B., Lassmann H., Bruck W., Holtmannspotter M., Straube A., Kretzschmar H. A., Schuller U.:
A 76-year-old woman with paraplegia

Brain Pathol. 2010; 20(2): 507-510.

 

Steinacker P., Klafki H., Lehnert S., Jesse S., Arnim C. A., Tumani H., Pabst A., Kretzschmar H. A., Wiltfang J., Otto M.:

ERK2 is increased in cerebrospinal fluid of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease patients

J. Alzheimers Dis. 2010; 22(1): 119-128.

 

Steinacker P., Rist W., Swiatek-de-Lange M., Lehnert S., Jesse S., Pabst A., Tumani H., von Arnim C. A., Mitrova E., Kretzschmar H. A., Lenter M., Wiltfang J., Otto M.:

Ubiquitin as potential cerebrospinal fluid marker of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease

Proteomics 2010; 10(1): 81-89.

 

Schnell O., Krebs B., Carlsen J., Miederer I., Goetz C., Goldbrunner R. H., Wester H. J., Haubner R., Popperl G., Holtmannspotter M., Kretzschmar H. A., Kessler H., Tonn J. C., Schwaiger M., Beer A. J.:

Imaging of integrin alpha(v)beta(3) expression in patients with malignant glioma by `18F` Galacto-RGD positron emission tomography

Neuro. Oncol. 2009; 11(6): 861-870.

 

Neumann M., Roeber S., Kretzschmar H. A., Rademakers R., Baker M., Mackenzie I. R.:

Abundant FUS-immunoreactive pathology in neuronal intermediate filament inclusion disease

Acta Neuropathol. 2009; 118(5): 605-616.

 

Neumann M., Rademakers R., Roeber S., Baker M., Kretzschmar H. A., Mackenzie I. R.:

A new subtype of frontotemporal lobar degeneration with FUS pathology

Brain 2009; 132(Pt 11): 2922-2931.

 

Thon N., Eigenbrod S., Grasbon-Frodl E. M., Ruiter M., Mehrkens J. H., Kreth S., Tonn J. C., Kretzschmar H. A., Kreth F. W.:

Novel molecular stereotactic biopsy procedures reveal intratumoral homogeneity of loss of heterozygosity of 1p/19q and TP53 mutations in World Health Organization grade II gliomas

J. Neuropathol. Exp. Neurol. 2009; 68(11): 1219-1228.

 

Mitteregger G., Korte S., Shakarami M., Herms J., Kretzschmar H. A.:

Role of copper and manganese in prion disease progression

Brain Res. 2009; 1292: 155-164.

 

Tang Y., Xiang W., Hawkins S. A., Kretzschmar H. A., Windl O.:

Transcriptional changes in the brains of cattle orally infected with the bovine spongiform encephalopathy agent precede detection of infectivity

J. Virol. 2009; 83(18): 9464-9473.