Division of Nephrology

Markus Bitzer, M.D.

  1. Bitzer M, von Gersdorff G, Liang D, Dominguez-Rosales A, Beg AA, Rojkind M, Bottinger EP. A mechanism of suppression of TGF-beta/SMAD signaling by NF-kappa B/RelA. Genes Dev. 2000 Jan 15;14(2):187-97. (Bitzer and von Gersdorff contributed equally)
  2. Schiffer M, von Gersdorff G, Bitzer M, Susztak K, Bottinger EP. Smad proteins and transforming growth factor-beta signaling. Kidney Int Suppl. 2000 Sep;77:S45-52. Review.
  3. von Gersdorff G, Susztak K, Rezvani F, Bitzer M, Liang D, Bottinger EP. Smad3 and Smad4 mediate transcriptional activation of the human Smad7 promoter by transforming growth factor beta. J Biol Chem. 2000 Apr 14;275(15):11320-6.
  4. Razani B, Zhang XL, Bitzer M, von Gersdorff G, Bottinger EP, Lisanti MP. Caveolin-1 regulates transforming growth factor (TGF)-beta/SMAD signaling through an interaction with the TGF-beta type I receptor. J Biol Chem. 2001 Mar 2;276(9):6727-38.
  5. Zavadil J, Bitzer M, Liang D, Yang YC, Massimi A, Kneitz S, Piek E, Bottinger EP. Genetic programs of epithelial cell plasticity directed by transforming growth factor-beta. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2001 Jun 5;98(12):6686-91.
  6. Schiffer M, Bitzer M, Roberts IS, Kopp JB, ten Dijke P, Mundel P, Bottinger EP. Apoptosis in podocytes induced by TGF-beta and Smad7. J Clin Invest. 2001 Sep;108(6):807-16. (Schiffer and Bitzer contributed equally)
  7. Bottinger EP, Bitzer M. TGF-beta signaling in renal disease. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2002 Oct;13(10):2600-10. Review.
  8. Hartner A, Hilgers KF, Bitzer M, Veelken R, Schocklmann HO. Dynamic expression patterns of transforming growth factor-beta(2) and transforming growth factor-beta receptors in experimental glomerulonephritis. J Mol Med. 2003 Jan;81(1):32-42.
  9. Ju W, Bitzer M, Oh J, McWeeney S, Liang D, Kopp J, Stoeckert C and Bottinger EP. Identification and Evaluation of Molecular Markers for Progressive Renal Disease in Mouse Model. Manuscript in preparation.
  10. Bitzer M, Ju W, Bottinger EP: Loss of Smad3 protects podocytes from TGF-beta1-induced apoptosis. Manuscript in preparation.
  11. Ju W, Bitzer M, Oh J, McWeeney S, Liang D, Kopp JB, Stoeckert C and Bottinger EP. Identification and Evaluation of Molecular Markers for Progressive Renal Disease in Mouse Model. Manuscript in preparation.

Interim Division Chief

Vaughn Folkert, M.D (bio)

Professor of Clinical Medicine 

 

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