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  1. Huot, N; Rascle, P; Petitdemange, C: Contreras, V; Stürzel, C; Baquero, E; Harper, J; Passaes, C; Legendre, R; Varet, H; Madec, Y; Sauermann, U; Stahl-Hennig, C; Nattermann, J; Saez-Cirion, A; Le Grand, R; Reeves RK; Paiardini, M, Kirchhoff, F; Jacquelin, B; Müller-Trutwin, M
    SIV-induced terminally differentiated adaptive NK cells in lymph nodes associated with enhanced MHC-E restricted activity
    In: Nature Communications, February 2021, (2021)12:1282, DOI: 10.1038/s41467-021-21402-1
  2. Hörnich, B; Großkopf, A; Schlagowski, S; Tenbusch, M; Kleine-Weber, H; Neipel, F; Stahl-Hennig, C; Hahn, A
    SARS-CoV-2 and SARS-CoV spike-mediated cell-cell fusion differ in the  requirements for receptor expression and proteolytic activation
    In: Journal of Virology, February 2021, 95(9):e00002-21, DOI: 10.1128/JVI.00002-21
  3. Drummer, C; Vogt, EJ; Heistermann, M; Roshani, B; Becker, T; Mätz-Rensing, K; Kues, W; Kügler, S; Behr R
    Generation and Breeding of EGFP-Transgenic Marmoset Monkeys: Cell Chimerism and Implications for Disease Modeling
    In: Cells, February 2021, 10(3):505, DOI: 10.3390/cells10030505
  4. Lehmann, M; Allers, K; Heldt, C; Meinhardt, J; Schmidt, F; Rodriguez-Sillke, Y; Kunkel, D; Schumann, M; Böttcher, C; Stahl-Hennig, C; Elezkurtaj, S; Bojarski, C; Radbruch, H; Corman, VM; Schneider, T; Loddenkemper, C; Moos, V; Weidinger, C; Kühl, AA; Siegmund, B
    Human small intestinal infection by SARS-CoV-2 is characterized by a mucosal infiltratioh with activated CD8+ T cells
    In: Mucosal Immunology, November 2021, 14(6):1381-1392, DOI: 10.1038/s41385-021-00437-z


  1. Joas, S; Sauermann, U; Roshani, B; Klippert, A; Daskalaki, M; Mätz-Rensing, K; Stolte-Leeb, N; Heigele, A; Tharp, GK, Gupta, PM; Nelson, S; Bosinger, S; Parodi, L; Giavedoni, L; Silvestri, G; Sauter, D; Stahl-Hennig, C; Kirchoff, F
    Nef-mediated CD3-TCR downmodulation dampens acute inflammation and promotes SIV immune evasion
    In: Cell Reports, February 2020, 30(7):2261-2274.e7, DOI: 10.1016/j.celrep.2020.01.069
  2. Higham, JP; Stahl-Hennig, C; Heistermann, M
    Urinary suPAR: a non-invasive biomarker of infection and tissue inflammation for use in studies of large free-ranging mammals
    In: Royal Society Open Science, February 2020, 7(2):191825; DOI: 10.1098/rsos.191825
  3. Mietsch, M; Paqué, K; Drummer, C; Stahl-Hennig, C; Roshani, B
    The aging common marmoset's immune system: From junior to senior
    In: American Journal of Primatology, June 2020, 82(6): e23128, DOI: 10.1002/ajp.23128/ajp.23128
  4. Moussavi, A; Mietsch, M; Drummer, C; Behr, R; Mylius, J; Boretius, S
    Cardiac MRI in common marmosets revealing age-dependency of cardiac function
    In: Scientifc Reports, June 2020, 10(1):10221, DOI: 10.1038/s41598-020-67157-5
  5. Allers, K; Stahl-Hennig, C; Fiedler, T; Wibberg, D; Hofmann, J; Kunkel, D; Moos, V; Kreikemeyer, B; Kalinowski, J; Schneider, T
    The colonic mucosa-associated microbiome in SIV infection: shift towards Bacteroidetes coincides with mucosal CD4+ T cell depletion and enterocyte damage
    In: Scientific Reports, July 2020, 10(1):10887, DOI: 10.1038/s41598-020-67843-4
  6. Huot, N; Rascle, P; Petitdemange, C; Contreras, V; Palgen, JL; Stahl-Hennig, C; Le Grand, R; Beignon, AS; Jacquelin, B; Müller-Trutwin, M
    Non-human primate determinants of natural killer cells in tissues at steady-state and during SIV-infection
    In: Frontiers in Immunology, September 2020,11:2134, DOI: 10.3389/fimmu.2020.02134
  7. Denner, J; Längin, M; Reichart, B; Krüger, L; Fiebig, U; Mokelke, M; Radan, J; Mayr, T; Milusev, A; Luther, F; Sorvillo, N; Rieben, R. Brenner, P; Walz, C; Wolf, E; Roshani, B; Stahl-Hennig, C; Abicht, JM
    Impact of porcine cytomegalovirus on long-term orthotopic cardiac cenotransplant survival
    In: Scientific Reports, October 2020, 10(1):17531, DOI: 10.1038/s4598-020-73150-9
  8. Jochems, S; Jacquelin, B; Tchitchek, N; Busato, F; Pichon, F; Huot N; Liu, Y; Ploquin, M; Roche, E; Cheynier, R; Dereuddre-Bosquet, N; Stahl-Hennig, C; Le Grand, R; Tost, J; Müller-Trutwin, M
    DNA methylation changes in metabolic and immune-regulatory pathways in blood and lymph node CD4+ T cells in response to SIV infections
    In: Clinical Epigenetics, December 2020, 12(1):188, DOI: 10.1186/s13148-020-00971-w


  1. Kolb, P; Sijmons, S; McArdle, M; Taher, H; Womack, J; Hughes, C; Ventura, A; Jarvis, M; Stahl-Hennig, C; Hansen, S; Picker, L; Malouli, D; Hengel, H; Früh, K
    Identification and Functional Characterization of a Novel Fc Gamma-Binding Glycoprotein in Rhesus Cytomegalovirus
    In: Journal of Virology,
    February 2019, 5;93(4), DOI: 10.1128/JVI.02077-18
  2. Hansen, S; Hotop, SK; Faye, O; Ndiaye, O; Böhlken-Fascher, S; Pessoa, R; Hufert, F; Stahl-Hennig, C; Frank, R; Czerny, CP; Schmidt-Chanasit, J; Sanabani, S; Sall, A; Niedrig, M; Broenstrup, M; Fritz, HJ; Abd El Wahed, A
    Diagnosing Zika virus infection against a background of other flaviviruses: Studies in high resolution serological analysis
    In: Scientific Reports, March 2019, 9(1):3648, DOI: 10.1038/s41598-019-4022-2

  3. Davi, SD; Kissenkötter, K; Faye, M; Böhlken-Fascher, S; Stahl-Hennig, C; Faye, O; Faye, O; Sall AA; Weidmann, M; Ademowo, OG; Hufert, FT; Czerny, CP, Abd El Wahed, A
    Recombinase polymerase amplification assay for rapid detection of Monkeypox virus
    In: Diagnositc Microbiology and Infectious Disease, April 2019, pii: S0732-8893(18)30746-6., DOI: 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2019.03.015
  4. Ahsendorf, HP; Gan, LL; Eltom, KH; Abd El Wahed, A; Roper, RL; Hotop, SK; Beutling, U; Broenstrup, M; Stahl-Hennig, C; Hoelzle, LE; Czerny, CP
    Species-specific conservation of linear antigenic sites on vaccinia virus A27 protein homologs of orthopoxviruses
    In: Viruses, May 2019, 11(6), 493, DOI: 10.3390/v11060493
  5. Hotop, SK; Abd El Wahed, A; Beutling, U; Czerny, F; Sievers, C; Diederichsen, U; Frank, R; Stahl-Hennig, C; Brönstrup, M; Fritz, HJ
    Serological Analysis of Herpes B Virus at Individual Epitope Resolution: From Two dimensional Peptide Arrays to Multiplex Bead Flow Assays
    In: Analytical Chemistry, September 2019, 91(17):11030-11037, DOI: 10.1021/acs.analchem.9b01291
  6. Almond, N; Berry, N; Stebbings, R; Preston, M; Ham, C; Page, M; Ferguson, D; Rose, N; Li, B; Mee, E; Hassall, M; Stahl-Hennig, C; Athanasopoulos, T; Papagatsias, T; Herath, S; Benlahrech, A; Dickson, GJ; Meiser, A; Patterson, S
    Vaccination of macaques with DNA followed by adenoviral vectors encoding SIV gag alone delays infection by repeated mucosal challenge with SIV
    In: Journal of Virology, October 2019,93(21); DOI: 10.1128/JVI.00606-19
  7. Winkler, M; Gärtner, S; Markus, L; Hoffmann, M; Nehlmeier, I; Krawczak, M; Sauermann, U; Pöhlmann, S
    Role of rhesus macaque IFITM3(2) in simian immunodeficiency virus infection of macaques
    In: PLoS One, November 2019, 14(11); DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0224082



  1. Kissenkötter,  J;  Hansen, S; Böhlken-Fascher, S; Ademowo, G; Oyinloye, OE; Bakarey, AS; Dobler, G; Tappe, D; Patel, P; Czerny, CP; Abd El Wahed, A
    Development of a pan-rickettsial molecular diagnostic test based on recombinase polymerase amplification assay
    Analytical Biochemistry, March 2018, 544:29-33, DOI: 10.1016/j.ab.2017.12.018

  2. Allers, K; Kunkel, D; Hofmann, J; Stahl-Hennig, C; Moos, V; Schneider, T
    Cell-associated SIV Accelerates Initial Virus Spread and CD4+ T cell Depletion in the Intestinal Mucosa
    In: Journal of Infectious Diseases, April 2018, 217(9):1421-1425,
    DOI: 10.1093/infdis/jiy055

  3. Joas, S;  Parrish, E; Gnanadurai, CW; Lump, E; Stürzel, CM; Parrish, NF; Learn, GH; Sauermann, U; Neumann, B; Mätz-Rensing, K; Fuchs, D; Billingsley, JM; Bosinger, SE; Silvestri, G; Apetrei, C; Garcia-Tellez, T; Huot, N; Müller-Trutwin, M; Hotter, D; Sauter, D; Stahl-Hennig, C; Hahn, BH; Kirchhoff, F
    Species-specific host factors rather than virus-intrinsic virulence determine primate lentiviral pathogenicity
    In: Nature Communications,
    April 2018, 9(1):1371, DOI: 10.1038/s41467-018-03762-3

  4. Weidmann, M; Faye, O; Faye, O; Abd El Wahed, A; Patel, P; Batejat, C; Manugerra, JC; Adjami, A; Niedrig, M; Hufert, FT; Sall, AA
    Development of mobile laboratory for viral haemorrhagic fever detection in Africa
    In: Journal of Infectious Diseases, November 2018, 218(10):1622-1630, DOI:10.1093/infdisj/jiy362


  1. Winkler, M; Gärtner, S; Wrensch, F; Krawczak, M; Sauermann, U; Pöhlmann, S
    Rhesus macaque IFITM3 gene polymorphisms and SIV infection
    In: PLoS One, March 2017, 12(3):e0172847, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0172847
  2. Suspène, R; Mussil, B; Laude, H; Caval, V; Berry, N; Bouzidi, MS; Thiers; V; Wain-Hobson, S; Vartanian, JP
    Self-cytoplasmic DNA upregulates the mutator enzyme APOBEC3A leading to chromosomal DNA damage
    In: Nucleic Acids Research, April 2017, 45(6):3231-3241, DOI: 10.1093/nar/gkx001
  3. Lampe, K; Gottstein, B; Becker, T; Stahl-Hennig, C; Kaup, FJ; Mätz-Rensing, K
    Immunization of rhesus macaques with Echinococcus multilocularis recombinant 14-3-3 antigen leads to specific antibody response
    In: Parasitology Research, January 2017, 116(1):435-439, DOI:10.1007/s00436-016-5303-z
  4. Kotb, A; Klippert, A; Daskalaki, M; Sauermann, U; Stahl-Hennig, C; Neumann, B
    Short communication: Elevated granzyme B+ B cell level in SIV-infection correlate with viral load and low CD4 T cell count
    In: Immunology & Cell Biology, March 2017, 95(3):316-320, DOI: 10.1038/icb.2016.96
  5. Cecchinato, V; Bernasconi, E; Speck, RF; Proietti, M; Sauermann, U; D'Agostino, G; Danelon, G; Rezzonico Jost, T; Grassi, F; Raeli, L; Schöni-Affolter, F; Stahl-Hennig, C; Uguccioni, M; the Swiss HIV Cohort Study
    Impairment of CCR6+ and CXCR3+ T-helper Cell Migration in HIV-1 Infection is Rescued by Modulating Actin Polymerization
    In: The Journal of Immunology, January 2017, 198(1)184-195, DOI: 10.4049/jimmunol.1600568
  6. Mietsch, M; Sauermann, U; Mätz-Rensing, K; Klippert, A; Daskalaki, M; Stolte-Leeb, N; Stahl-Hennig, C
    Revisiting a quarter of a century of simian immunodeficiency virus (SIV)-associated cardiovascular diseases at the German Primate Center
    In: Primate Biology, June 2017, (4)107-115, DOI: org/10.5194/pb-4-107-2017
  7. Daskalaki, M; Neumann, B; Klippert, A; Mätz-Rensing, K; Kaup, F-J; Stahl-Hennig, C
    Long-Term Efficient Control of SIV Infection in Macaques Is Associated with an Intact Intestinal Barrier
    In: Journal of Medical Primatology,  July 2017, (4):144-148, DOI:10.1111/jmp.12294
  8. Sauermann, U; Radaelli, A; Stolte-Leeb, N; Raue, K; Bissa, M; Zanotto, C; Krawczak, M; Tenbusch, M; Überla, K; Keele, BF; De Giuli Morghen, C; Sopper, S; Stahl-Hennig, C
    Vector order determines protection against pathogenic simian immunodeficiency virus infection in a triple component vaccine by balancing CD4+ and CD8+ T-cell responses
    In: Journal of Virology, December 2017, 91(23):e01120-17, DOI:10.1128/JVI.01120-17
  9. Mätz-Rensing, K; Yue, C; Klenner, J; Ellerbrok H; Stahl-Hennig, C.
    Limited susceptibility of rhesus macaques to a cowpox virus isolated from a lethal outbreak among New World monkeys
    In: Primate Biology, September 2017, (4)163-171, DOI: 10.5194/pb-4-163-2017
  10. Schmitt, A; Gan, LL; Abd El Wahed, A; Shi, T; Ellerbrok, H; Kaup, F-J; Stahl-Hennig, C; Mätz-Rensing, K
    Dynamics of Pathological and Virological Findings During Experimental Calpox Virus Infection of Common Marmosets (Callithrix jacchus)
    In: Viruses, November 2017, 9(12), 363, DOI: 10.3390/v9120363


  1. Widdig, A; Kessler, MJ; Bercovitch, FB; Berard, JD; Duggleby, C; Nürnberg, P; Rawlins RG; Sauermann, U; Wang, Q; Krawczak, M; Schmidtke, J
    Genetic studies on the Cayo Santiago rhesus macaques: a review of 40 years of research
    In: American Journal of Primatology, June 2015, DOI: 10.1002/ajp.22424
  2. Klippert, A; Neumann, B; Stahl-Hennig, C
    Comparative phenotypical analysis of B cells in fresh and cryopreserved mononuclear cells from blood and tissue of rhesus macaques.
    In: Journal of Immunological Methods, June 2016, 433:59-68, DOI: 10.1016/j.jim.2016.03.003
  3. Neumann, B; Shi, T; Gan, LL; Klippert, A; Daskalaki, M; Stolte-Leeb, N; Stahl-Hennig, C
    Comprehensive panel of cross-reacting monoclonal antibodies for analysis of different immune cells and their distribution in the common marmoset (Callithrix jacchus)
    In: Journal of Medical Primatology, June 2016, 45(3):139-146, DOI:10.1111/jmp.12216
  4. Javed, A; Leuchte, N; Salinas, G; Opitz, L; Stahl-Hennig, C; Sopper, S; Sauermann, U
    Pre-Infection Transcript Levels of FAM26F in PBMCS Inform about Overall Plasma Viral Load in Acute and Post-acute Phase after SIV-Infection
    In: Journal of General Virology, December 2016, 97:3400-3412, DOI: 10.1099/jgv.0.000632
  5. Lampe, K; Gottstein, B; Becker, T; Stahl-Hennig, C; Kaup, FJ; Mätz-Rensing, K
    Immunization of rhesus macaques with Echinococcus multilocularis recombinant 14-3-3 antigen leads to specific antibody response
    In: Parasitolgy Research, December 2016 (7:13642), DOI: 10.1038/ncomms13642
  6. Corcoran, MM; Phad, G; Bernat‎, NV; Stahl-Hennig, C; Sumida, N; Persson, M; Martin, M; Hedestam, G.K
    Production of individualized V gene databases reveals high levels of immunoglobulin genetic diversity
    In: Nature Communications, December 2016 (7:13642), DOI: 10.1038/ncomms13642
  7. Klippert, A; Bleyer, M; Sauermann, U; Neumann, B; Kaul, A; Daskalaki, M; Stolte-Leeb, N; Kirchhoff, F; Stahl-Hennig, C
    Lymphocryptovirus-dependent occurrence of lymphoma in SIV-infected rhesus macaques with particular consideration to two uncommon cases of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    In: Primate Biology, 3(2), 65-75, 2016, DOI: 10.5194/pb-3-65-2016


  1. Abd El Wahed, A; Weidmann, M; Hufert, FT
    Diagnostics-in-a-Suitcase: Development of a portableand rapid assay for the detection of the emerging avian influenza A (H7N9) virus
    In: Journal of Clinical Virology, August 2015, 69:16–21, DOI: 10.1016/jvc.2015.05.004
  2. Neumann, B; Klippert, A; Raue, K; Sopper, S; Stahl-Hennig, C
    Characterization of B and plasma cells in blood, bone marrow, and secondary lymphoid organs of rhesus macaques by multicolor flow cytometry
    In: Journal of Leukocyte Biology, January 2015, 97(1):19-30, DOI: 10.1189/jib.1HI0514-243R
  3. Dietrich, U; Landersz, M; Stahl-Hennig, C; Geiger, C; Foley, BT
    Genetic Characterization of Near Full Length SIVdrl Genomes from Four Captive Drills (Mandrillus leucophaeus)
    In: AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses, March 2015, 31(3): 353-7, DOI: 10.1089/AID.2014.0244
  4. Abd El Wahed, A; Patel, P; Faye, O; Thaloengsok, S; Heidenreich, D; Matangkasombut, P; Manopwisedjaroen, K; Sakuntabhai, A; Sall, AA; Hufert, FT.; Weidmann, M
    Recombinase Polymerase Amplification Assay for Rapid Diagnostics of Dengue Infection
    In: PloS One, June 2015; 10(6):e0129682, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0129682
  5. Yehia, N; Arafa, AS; Abd El Wahed, A; El-Sanousi, AA; Weidmann, M; Shalaby, MA
    Development of reverse transcription recombinase polymerase amplification assay for avian influenza H5N1 HA gene detection
    In: Journal of Virological Methods, October 2015; 223:45-49, DOI: 10.1016/j.jviromet.2015.07.011
  6. Klippert, A; Stolte-Leeb, N; Neumann, B; Sauermann, U; Daskalaki, M; Gawanbacht, A; Kirchhoff, F; Stahl-Hennig, C
    Frequencies of lymphoid T-follicular helper cells obtained longitudinally by lymph node fine-needle aspiration correlate significantly with viral load in SIV-infected rhesus monkeys
    In: Journal of Medical Primatology, July 2015; 44:253–262, DOI: 10.1111/jmp.12186
  7. Higham, JP; Kraus, C; Stahl-Hennig, C; Engelhardt, A; Fuchs, D; Heistermann, M
    Evaluating noninvasive markers of nonhuman primate immune activation and inflammation.
    In: American Journal of Physical Anthropology,  December 2015, 158(4):673-684, DOI: 10.1002/ajpa.22821
  8. Neumann, B; Sopper, S; Stahl-Hennig, C
    OMIP-026: Phenotypic analysis of B and plasma cells in rhesus macaques.
    In: Cytometry Part A, September 2015; 87(9): 800-2, DOI: 10.1002/cyto.a22712
  9. Karsten, CB; Buettner, F; Cajic, S; Nehlmeier, I; Neumann, B; Klippert, A; Sauermann, U; Reichl, U; Gerardy-Schahn, R; Rapp, E; Stahl-Hennig, C; Pöhlmann, S
    Exclusive Decoration of Simian Immunodeficiency Virus Env with High-Mannose Type N-glycans Is Not Compatible with Mucosal Transmission in Rhesus Macaques
    In: Journal of Virology, November 2015; 89(22):11727-33, DOI: 10.1128/JVI.01358-15
  10. Faye, O; Faye, O; Soropogui, B; Patel, P; Abd El Wahed, A; Loucoubar, C; Fall, G; Kiory, D; Magassouba, N; Keita, S; Kondé, M; Diallo, AA; Koivogui, L; Karlberg, H; Mirazimi, A; Nentwich, O; Piepenburg, O; Niedrig, M; Weidmann, M; Sall, AA
    Development and deployment of a rapid recombinase polymerase amplification Ebola virus detection assay in Guinea in 2015
    In: Euro Surveillance, November 2015; 20(44):30053, DOI: 10.2807/1560-7917.ES.2015.20.44.30053
  11. Isernhagen, A; Malzahn, D; Viktorova, E; Elsner, L; Monecke, S.; von Bonin, F;  Kilisch, M; Wermuth, JM; Walther, N; Balavarca, Y; Stahl-Hennig, C; Engelke, M; Walter, L; Bickeböller, H; Kube, D; Wulf, G; Dressel, R
    The MICA-129 dimorphism affects NKG2D signaling and outcome of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    In: EMBO Molecular Medicine, November 2013; 7(11):1480-502, DOI: 10.15252/emmm.201505246
  12. Javed, A; Leuchte, N; Neumann, B; Sopper, S; Sauermann, U
    Noncytolytic CD8+ Cell Mediated Antiviral Rsponse Represents a Strong Element in the ImmuneRresponse of Simian Immunodeficiency Virus-Infected Long-Term Non-Progressing Rhesus Macaques
    In: PLoS One, November 2015; 10(11):e0142086, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0142086. eCollection 2015
  13. Mussil, B; Javed, A; Töpfer, K; Sauermann, U; Sopper, S
    Increased BST2 expression during simian immunodeficiency virus infection is not a determinant of disease progression in rhesus monkeys.
    In: Retrovirology, November 2015; 12:92, DOI: 10.1186/s12977-015-0219-8




  1. He, FQ; Sauermann, U; Beer, C; Winkelmann, S; Yu, Z; Sopper, S; Zeng, AP; Wirth, M
    Identification of molecular sub-networks associated with cell survival in a chronically SIVmac-infected human CD4+ T cell line
    In: Virology Journal,  August 2014;11:152, DOI: 10.1186/1743-422X-11-152
  2. Sopper, S; Mätz-Rensing, K; Mühl, T; Heeney, J; Stahl-Hennig, C; Sauermann, U
    Host factors determine differential disease progression after infection with nef-deleted simian immunodeficiency virus.
    In: Journal of General Virology, October 2014; 95(10):2273–2284, DOI: 10.1099/vir.0.066563-0
  3. Barbisin, M; Vanni, S; Schmädicke, AC; Montag, J; Motzkus, D; Opitz, L; Salinas-Riester, G; Legname, G
    Gene expression profiling of brains from bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE)-infected cynomolgus macaques
    In: BMC Genomics, June 2014; 5(15):434, DOI: 10.1186/1471-2164-15-434
  4. Grunwald, T; Tenbusch, M; Schulte, R; Raue, K; Wolf, H; Hannaman, D; de Swart, R; Überla, K; Stahl-Hennig, C
    Novel Vaccine Regimen Elicits Strong Airway Immune Responses and Control of Respiratory Syncytial Virus in Non-Human Primates
    In: Journal of Virology,
  5. Hotop, A; Buschtöns, S; Bangoura, B; Zöller, B; Koethe, M; Spekker-Bosker, K; Hotop, SK; Tenter, AM; Däubener, W; Straubinger, RK; Groß, U
    Humoral immune responses in chickens and turkeys after infection with Toxoplasma gondii by using recombinant antigens
    In: Parasitology Research, April 2014; 113(4):1473-80, DOI: 10.1007/s00436014-3788-x
  6. Hotop, SK; Abd El Wahed, A; Beutling, U; Jentsch, D; Motzkus, D; Frank, R; Hunsmann, G; Stahl-Hennig, C; Fritz, HJ
    Multiple Antibody Targets on Herpes B Glycoproteins B and D Identified by Screening Sera of Infected Rhesus Macaques with Peptide Microarrays
    In: PLoS One, January 2014, 9(1):e86857, DOI: 10.137/journal.pone.0086857


  1. Brameier, M; Ibing, W; Höfer, K; Montag, J; Stahl-Hennig, C; Motzkus, D
    Mapping the Small RNA Content of Simian Immunodeficiency Virions (SIV)
    In: PloS One, September 2013; 8(9):e75063, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0075063.
  2. Montag, J; Schulz-Schaeffer, W; Schrod, A; Hunsmann, G; Motzkus, D
    Asynchronous Onset of Clinical Disease in BSE-Infected Macaques
    In: Emerging Infectious Diseases, July 2013; 19(7):1125-1127, DOI: 10.3201/eid1907.120438.
  3. Münch, J; Sauerman, U; Yolamanova, M; Raue, K; Stahl-Hennig, C; Kirchhof, F
    Effect of semen and seminal amyloid on vaginal transmission of simian immunodeficiency virus
    In: Retrovirology, December 2013; 10:148, DOI: 10.1186/1742-4690-10-148



  1. Mätz-Rensing, K; Stahl-Hennig, C; Kramski, M; Pauli, G; Ellerbrok, H; Kaup, FJ
    The pathology of experimental poxvirus infection in common marmosets (Callithrix jacchus): further characterization of a new primate model for orthopoxvirus infections.
    In: Journal of Comparative Pathology, February-April 2012; 146 (2-3):230-242, DOI: 10.1016/j.jcpa.2011.06.003. Epub 2011 Jul 23
  2. Montag, J; Brameier, M; Schmädicke, AC; Gilch, S; Schätzl, HM; Motzkus, D
    A genome-wide survey for prion-regulated miRNAs associated with cholesterol homeostasis.
    In: BMC Genomics, September 2012, 13:486, DOI: 10.1186/1471-2164-13-486.
  3. Nieto, K; Stahl-Hennig, C; Leuchs, B; Müller, M; Gissmann, L; Kleinschmidt, J
    Intranasal Vaccination with AAV5 and 9 Vectors against Human Papillomavirus Type 16 in Rhesus Macaques.
    In: Human Gene Therapy, July 2012; 23(7):733-41, DOI: 10.1089/hum.2011.202. Epub 2012 Apr 18
  4. Ruffin, N; Borggren, M; Euler, Z; Fiorino, F; Grupping, K; Hallengärd, D; Javed, A; Mendonca, K; Pollard, C; Reinhart, D; Saba, E; Sheik-Khalil, E; Sköld, A; Ziglio, S; Scarlatti, G; Gotch, F; Wahren, B; Shattock, RJ
    Rational design of HIV vaccines and microbicides: report of the EUROPRISE annual conference 2011.
    In: Journal of Translational Medicine, July 2012; 10:144, DOI: 10.1186/1479-5876-10-144
  5. Schultz, A; Sopper, S; Sauermann, U; Meyerhans, A; Suspène, R
    Stable multi-infection of splenocytes during SIV infection - the basis for continuous recombination
    In: Retrovirology, April 2012; 9-31, DOI: 10.1186/1742-4690-9-31
  6. Tenbusch, M; Ignatius, R; Nchinda, G; Trumpfheller, C; Salazar, AM; Töpfer, K; Sauermann, U; Wagner, R; Hannaman, D; Tenner-Racz, K; Racz, P; Stahl-Hennig, C; Überla, K
    Immunogenicity of DNA vaccines encoding simian immunodeficiency virus antigen targeted to dendritic cells in rhesus macaques.
    In: PLoS One, June 2012; 7(6): e39038; DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0039038. Epub 2012 Jun 12
  7. Tenbusch, M; Ignatius, R; Temchura, V; Nabi, G; Tippler, B; Stewart-Jones, G; Salazar, A; Sauermann, U; Stahl-Hennig, C; Überla, K
    Risk of immunodeficiency virus infection may increase with vaccine-induced immune response.
    In: Journal of Virology,  October 2012; 86(19):10533-10539, DOI: 10.1128/JVI.00796-12. Epub 2012 Jul 18


  1. Siddiqui, RA; Krawczak, M; Platzer, M; Sauermann, U
    Association of TLR7 variants with AIDS-like disease and AIDS vaccine efficacy in rhesus macaques
    In: PLoS One, 2011; 6(10):e25474. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0025474. Epub 2011 Oct 13
  2. Mussil, B; Sauermann, U; Motzkus, D; Stahl-Hennig, C; Sopper, S
    Increased APOBEC3G and APOBEC3F expression is associated with low viral load and prolonged survival in simian immunodeficiency virus infected rhesus monkeys.
    In: Retrovirology, September 2011; 8:77, DOI: 10.1186/1742-4690-8-77
  3. Brinckmann, S; da Costa, K; van Gils, MJ; Hallengärd, D; Klein, K;  Madeira, L; Mainetti, L; Palma, P; Raue, K; Reinhart, D; Reudelsterz, M; Ruffin, N; Seifried, J; Schäfer, K; Sheik-Khalil, E; Sköld, A; Uchtenhagen, H; Vabret, N; Ziglio, S; Scarlatti, G; Shattock, R; Wahren, B; Gotch, F
    Rational design of HIV vaccines and microbicides: report of the EUROPRISE network annual conference 2010.
    In: Journal of Translational Medicine, April 2011; 9:40, DOI: 10.1186/1479-5876-9-40
  4. Mätz-Rensing, K; Stahl-Hennig, C; Kramski, M; Pauli, G; Ellerbrok, H; Kaup, FJ
    The Pathology of Experimental Poxvirus Infection in Common Marmosets (Callithrix jacchus): Further Characterization of a New Primate Model for Orthopoxvirus Infections
    In: Journal of Comparative Pathology, February - April 2012; 146 (2-3):230-42, DOI: 10.1016/j.jcpa.2011.06.003. Epub 2011 Jul 23
  5. Greenwood, AD; Vincendeau, M; Schmädicke, AC; Montag, J; Seifarth, W; Motzkus, D
    Bovine spongiform encephalopathy infection alters endogenous retrovirus expression in distinct brain regions of cynomolgus macaques (Macaca fascicularis)
    In: Molecular Neurodegeneration, June 2011; 6(1):44, DOI: 10.1186/1750-1326-6-44
  6. Stolte-Leeb, N; Loddo, R; Antimisiaris, S; Schultheiss, T; Sauermann, U; Franz, M; Mourtas, S; Parsy, C; Storer, R; La Colla, P; Stahl-Hennig, C
    Topical nonnucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor MC 1220 partially prevents vaginal RT-SHIV infection of macaques
    In: AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses, September 2011; 27(9):933-43, DOI: 10.1089/AID.2010.0339. Epub 2011 Mar 23.
  7. Bischoff, T; Stahl-Hennig, C; Mätz-Rensing, K;  Koutsilieri, E; Sopper, S
    Definition of leukoxyte subsets in primate central nervous system by polychromatic flow cytometry
    In: Cytometry A, June 2011; 79 (6):436-445, DOI: 10.1002/cyto.a.21046. Epub 2011 Mar 18
  8. Schultheiss, T; Schulte, R; Sauermann, U; Ibing, W; Stahl-Hennig, C
    Strong mucosal immune responses in SIV infected macaques contribute to viral contral and preserved CD4+ T-cell levels in blood and mucosal tissue
    In :Retrovirology, April 2011; 8:24, DOI: 10.1186/1742-4690-8-24
  9. Schultheiss, T; Stahl-Hennig, C
    Correlation between DC4+ T-cell loss and Gag-specific T cells in different intestinal sites of chronically SIV-infected rhesus monkeys
    In: AIDS, February 2011; 25 (4):429-433, DOI: 10.1097/QAD.0b013e3283430034
  10. Schultheiss, T; Stolte-Leeb, N; Sopper, S; Stahl-Hennig, C
    Flow cytometric characterization of the lymphocyte composition in a variety of mucosal tissues in healthy rhesus macaques
    In: Journal of Medical .Primatology, February 2011; 40(1);41-51, DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-0684.2010.00446.x


  1. Gnanadurai,  CW; Pandrea, I; Parrish, NF; Kraus, MH; Learn, GH; Salazar, MG; Sauermann, U; Toepfer, K; Gautam, R; Münch, J; Stahl-Hennig, C; Apetrei, C; Hahn, BH; Kirchhoff, F
    Genetic Identity and Biological Phenotype of a Transmitted/Founder Virus Representative of Non-pathogenic Simian Immunodeficiency Virus Infection in African Green Monkeys
    In: Journal of Virology, December 2010; 84(23):12245-54, DOI: 10.1128/JVI.01603-10. Epub 2010 Sep 29
  2. Leinert, C; Stahl-Hennig, C; Ecker, A; Schneider, T; Fuchs, D; Sauermann, U; Sopper, S
    Microbial translocation in simian immunodeficiency virus (SIV)-infected rhesus monkeys (Macaca mulatta)
    In: Journal of Medical Primatology, August 2010, 39(4):243-251, DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-0684.2010.00429.x
  3. Kramski, M; Matz-Rensing, K; Stahl-Hennig, C; Kaup, FJ; Nitsche, A; Pauli, G; Ellerbrok, H
    A novel highly reproducible and lethal nonhuman primate model for orthopox virus infection
    In: PLoS One, April 2010; 5(4):e10412, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0010412
  4. Jespers, V;  Harandi, AM; Hinkula, J; Medaglini, D; Le Grand, R; Stahl-Hennig, C; Bogers, W; El Habib, R; Wegmann, F; Fraser, C; Cranage, M; Shattock, RJ; Spetz, AL
    Assessment of mucosal immunity to HIV-1
    In: Expert Review of Vaccines, April 2010; 9(4):381-394, DOI: 10.1586/erv.10.21
  5. Allers, K;  Loddenkemper, C; Hofmann, J; Unbehaun, A; Kunkel, D; Moos, V; Kaup, FJ; Stahl-Hennig, C; Sauermann, U; Epple, HJ;  Schneider, T
    Gut mucosal FOXP3+ regulatory CD4+ T cells and Nonregulatory CD4+ T cells are differentially affected by simian immunodeficiency virus infection in rhesus macaques
    In: Journal of Virology, April 2010; 84(7):3259-3269, DOI: 10.1128/JVI.01715-09. Epub 2010 Jan 13
  6. Freissmuth, D; Hiltgartner, A; Stahl-Hennig, C; Fuchs, D; Tenner-Racz, K; Racz, P; Überla, K; Strasak, A; Dierich, MP; Stoiber, H; Falkensammer, B
    Analysis of humoral immune responses in rhesus macaques vaccinated with attenuated SIVmac239Deltanef and challenged with pathogenic SIVmac251
    In: Journal of.Medical Primatology, April 2010; 39(2):97-111, DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-0684.2009.00398.x. Epub 2009 Dec 9


  1. Schulte, R; Suh, YS; Sauermann, U; Ochieng, W; Sopper, S; Kim, KS; Ahn, SS; Park, KS; Stolte-Leeb, N; Hunsmann, G; Sung, AC; Stahl-Hennig, C
    Mucosal prior to systemic application of recombinant adenovirus boosting is more immunogenic than systemic application twice but confers similar protection against SIV-challenge in DNA vaccine-primed macaques
    In: Virology, January 2009; 383(2):300-309, DOI: 10.1016/j.virol.2008.10.012. Epub 2008 Nov 21
  2. Ochieng, W; Sauermann, U; Schulte, R; Suh, YS; Kim, KS; Sung, YC; Hunsmann, G; Stahl-Hennig, C; Sopper, S
    Susceptibility to simian immunodeficiency virus ex vivo predicts outcome of a prime-boost vaccine after SIVmac239 challenge
    In: Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, October 2009; 52(2):162-9, DOI: 10.1097/QAI.0b013e3181b22f4a
  3. Siddiqui, RA; Sauermann, U; Altmüller, J; Fritzer, E; Nothnagel, M; Dalibor, N; Fellay, J; Kaup, FJ; Stahl-Hennig, C; Nürnberg, P; Krawcza, M; Platzer, M
    X-chromosomal variation is associated with slow progression to AIDS in HIV-1-infected women
    In: The American Journal of Human Genetics August 2009; 85(2):228-239, DOI: 10.1016/j.ajhg.2009.07.013
  4. Mee, ET; Berry, N; Ham, C; Sauermann, U; Maggiorella, MT; Martinon, F; Verschoor, EJ; Heeney, JL; Le Grand, R; Titti, F; Almond, N; Rose, NJ
    Mhc haplotype H6 is associated with sustained control of SIVmac251 infection in Mauritian cynomolgus macaques
    In: Immunogenetics, May 2009; 61(5):327-29, DOI: 0.1007/s00251-009-0369-8. Epub 2009 Apr 1.


  1. Suh, YS; Park, KS; Sauermann, U; Kim, KS; Ahn, SS; Franz, M; Schulte, R; Wilfingseder, D; Stoiber, H; Überla, K; Hunsmann, G; Stahl-Hennig, C; Sung, YD
    Prolonged survival of vaccinated macaques after oral SIVmac239 challenge regardless of viremia control in the chronic phase
    In: Vaccine, December 2008; 26(51):6690-6698; DOI: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2008.07.055
  2. Marcondes, MC; Sopper, S; Sauermann, U; Burdo, TH; Watry, D; Zandonatii, M; Fox, HS
    CD4 deficits and disease course acceleration can be driven by a collapse of the CD8 response in rhesus macaques infected with simian immunodeficiency virus
    In: AIDS, July 2008; 22(12):1441-1452, DOI: 10.1097/QAD.0b013e3283052fb5
  3. Stolte-Leeb, N; Bieler, K; Köstler, J; Heeney, J; ten Haaft, P; Suh, YS; Hunsmann, G; Stahl-Hennig, C; Wagner, R
    Better protective effects in rhesus macaques by combining systemic and mucosal application of a dual component vector vaccine after rectal SHIV 89.6P challenge compared to systemic vaccination alone
    In: Viral Immunology, June 2008; 21(2):235-246, DOI: 10.1089/vim.2007.0103
  4. Sauermann, U; Siddiqui, R; Suh, YS; Platzer, M; Leuchte, N; Meyer, H; Mätz-Rensing, K; Stoiber, H; Nürnberg, P; Hunsmann, G; Stahl-Hennig, C; Krawczak, M
    Mhc class I haplotypes associated with survival time in simian immunodeficiency virus (SIV)-infected rhesus macaques
    In: Genes and Immunity, January 2008; 9(1):69-80, DOI: 10.1038/sj.gene.6364448  Epub 2007 Dec 20
  5. Mee, ET; Murrell, CK; Sauermann, U; Wilkinson, RC; Cutler, K; North, D; Heath, A; Ladhani, K; Almond, N; Rose, NJ
    The Mhc class II DRB genotype of Macaca fascicularis does not influence infection by simian retrovirus type B
    In: Tissue Antigens, October 2008; 72(4):369-78, DOI: 10.1111/j.1399-0039.2008.01114.x

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