Publications

1. AN NLRP3 specific inflammasome inhibitor attenuates crystal-induced kidney fibrosis in mice.
Ludwig-Portugall I, Bartok E, Dhana E, Evers BD, Primiano MJ, Hall JP, Franklin BS, Knolle PA, Hornung V, Hartmann G, Boor P, Latz E, Kurts C. Kidney Int. 2016 Sep 90(3): 525-39.
PMID: 27262364
2. CD103+ Kidney Dendritic Cells Protect against Crescentic GN by Maintaining IL-10-Producing Regulatory T Cells.
Evers BD, Engel DR, Böhner AM, Tittel AP, Krause TA, Heuser C, Garbi N, Kastenmüller W, Mack M, Tiegs G, Panzer U, Boor P, Ludwig-Portugall I, Kurts C. J AM Soc Nephrol 2016 Apr 1.
PMID: 27036736
3. Differential induction of Ly6G and Ly6C positive myeloid derived suppressor cells in chronic kidney and liver inflammation and fibrosis.
Höchst B, Mikulec J, Baccega T, Metzger C, Welz M, Peusquens J, Tacke F, Knolle P, Kurts C, Diehl L, Ludwig-Portugall I
PLoS One. 2015 .
PMID: 25738302
4. Liver inflammation abrogates immunological tolerance induced by Kupffer cells.
Heymann F, Peusquens J, Ludwig-Portugall I, Kohlhepp M, Ergen C, Niemietz P, Martin C, van Rooijen N, Ochando JC, Randolph GJ, Luedde T, Ginhoux F, Kurts C, Trautwein C, Tacke F
Hepatology. 2015 Jul .
PMID: 25810240
5. Batf3-dependent dendritic cells in the renal lymph node induce tolerance against circulating antigens.
Gottschalk C, Damuzzo V, Gotot J, Kroczek RA, Yagita H, Murphy KM, Knolle PA, Ludwig-Portugall I, Kurts C
J Am Soc Nephrol. 2013 Mar .
PMID: 23411785
6. Regulatory T cells use programmed death 1 ligands to directly suppress autoreactive B cells in vivo.
Gotot J, Gottschalk C, Leopold S, Knolle PA, Yagita H, Kurts C, Ludwig-Portugall I
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012 Jun 26.
PMID: 22689978
7. Endogenous foxp3(+) T-regulatory cells suppress anti-glomerular basement membrane nephritis.
Ooi JD, Snelgrove SL, Engel DR, Hochheiser K, Ludwig-Portugall I, Nozaki Y, O\'Sullivan KM, Hickey MJ, Holdsworth SR, Kurts C, Kitching AR
Kidney Int. 2011 May .
PMID: 21248715
8. CD25+ T(reg) specifically suppress auto-Ab generation against pancreatic tissue autoantigens.
Ludwig-Portugall I, Hamilton-Williams EE, Gotot J, Kurts C
Eur J Immunol. 2009 Jan .
PMID: 19130585
9. Cutting edge: CD25+ regulatory T cells prevent expansion and induce apoptosis of B cells specific for tissue autoantigens.
Ludwig-Portugall I, Hamilton-Williams EE, Gottschalk C, Kurts C
J Immunol. 2008 Oct 1.
PMID: 18802046