Publikation 2005
Originalartikel Induction of Staphylococcus epidermidis biofilm formation via proteolytic processing of the accumulation-associated protein by staphylococcal and host proteases. 2005.
Rohde H, Burdelski C, Bartscht K, Hussain M, Buck F, Horstkotte MA, Knobloch JK, Heilmann C, Herrmann M, Mack D. Mol. Microbiol. 55 (6): 1883-95. The multifunctional Staphylococcus aureus autolysin Aaa mediates adherence to immobilized fibrinogen and fibronectin. 2005.
Heilmann C, Hartleib J, Hussain MS, Peters G. Infect. Immun. 73(8):4793-802. Thermonuclease gene as a target for specific identification of Staphylococcus intermedius isolates: Use of a PCR-DNA enzyme immunoassay (PCR-DEIA). 2005.
Becker K, von Eiff C, Keller B, Brück M, Etienne J, Peters G. Diagn. Microbiol. Infect. Dis. 51 (4): 237 -244 Staphylococcus aureus Infection Caused by a Panton Valentine Leukocidin-Producing Strain. 2005.
Aepinus C, Spang C, Podbielski A, Becker K, Zimmermann B, Plath C, von Eiff C. Pediatr. Infect. Dis. J. 24 (3): 284 -285 Cytolethal Distending Toxin from Shiga Toxin-producing Escherichia coli O157 causes irreversible G2/M arrest, inhibition of proliferation and death of human endothelial cells. 2005.
Bielaszewska M, Sinha B, Kuczius T, Karch H. Infection and Immunity 73 (1): 552 -562 Impact of a molecular approach to improve the microbiological diagnosis of infective heart valve endocarditis. 2005.
Breitkopf C, Hammel D, Scheld HH, Peters G, Becker K. Circulation 111 (11): 1415 -1421 Staphylococcus aureus ClpC is required for stress resistance, aconitase activity, growth recovery and death. 2005.
Chatterjee I, Becker P, Grundmeier M, Bischoff M, Somerville GA, Peters G, Sinha B, Harraghy N, Proctor RA, Herrmann M. Journal of Bacteriology 187 (13): 4488 -4496 Comparable efficacies of the antimicrobial peptide human lactoferrin 1-11 and gentamicin in a chronic methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus osteomyelitis model. 2005.
Faber C, Stallmann HP, Lyaruu DM, Joosten U, von Eiff C, van Nieuw Amerongen A, Wuisman PI. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 49 (6): 2438 -2444 Antibacterial effects of extracorporeal shock waves. 2005.
Gerdesmeyer L, von Eiff C, Horn C, Henne M, Roessner M, Diehl P, Gollwitzer H. Ultrasound Med. Biol. 31 (1): 115 -119 Multiple virulence factors are required for Staphylococcus aureus-induced apoptosis in endothelial cells. 2005.
Haslinger-Löffler B, Kahl BC, Grundmeier M, Strangfeld K, Wagner B, Fischer U, Cheung AL, Peters G, Schulze-Osthoff K, Sinha B. Cellular Microbiology 7 (8): 1087 -1097 Effectiveness of hydroxyapatite-vancomycin bone cement in the treatment of Staphylococcus aureus induced chronic osteomyelitis. 2005.
Joosten U, Joist A, Gosheger G, Liljenqvist U, Brandt B, von Eiff C. Biomaterials 26 (25): 5251 -5258 Evaluation of two chromogenic agar media for recovery and identification of Staphylococcus aureus small colony variants. 2005.
Kipp F, Kahl BC, Becker K, Baron EJ, Proctor RA, Peters G, von Eiff C. J. Clin. Microbiol. 43 (4): 1956 -1959 Real-time quantitative PCR assay for the detection of Helicobacter pylori: no association with sudden infant death syndrome. 2005.
Loddenkötter B, Becker K, Hohoff C, Brinkmann B, Bajanowski T. Int. J. Legal Med. 119 (4): 202 -206 Fatal Kytococcus schroeteri bacteremic pneumonia. 2005.
Mohammedi I, Berchiche C, Becker K, Belkhouja K, Robert D, von Eiff C, Etienne J. J. Infect. 51 (2): e11 -e13 Fibrinogen and fibronectin binding cooperate for valve infection and invasion in Staphylococcus aureus experimental endocarditis. 2005.
Que Y-A, Haefliger J-A, Piroth L, François P, Widmer E, Entenza JM, Sinha B, Herrmann M, Francioli P, Vaudaux P, Moreillon P. Journal of Experimental Medicine 201 (10): 1627 -1635 Staphylococcus lugdunensis pacemaker-related infection. 2005.
Seifert H, Oltmanns D, Becker K, Wisplinghoff H, von Eiff C. Emerg. Infect. Dis 11 (8): 1283 -1286 sigmaB activity in a Staphylococcus aureus hemB mutant. 2005.
Senn MM, Bischoff M, von Eiff C, Berger-Bächi B. J. Bacteriol. 187 (21): 7397 -7406 Comparative in vitro activity of ceftobiprole against staphylococci displaying normal and the small-colony variant phenotype. 2005.
von Eiff C, Friedrich AW, Becker K, Peters G. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 49 (10): 4372 -4374 Übersichtsartikel Infections associated with medical devices : pathogenesis, management and prophylaxis. 2005.
von Eiff C, Jansen B, Kohnen W, Becker, K. Drugs 65 (2): 179 -214 Mechanism and consequences of invasion of endothelial cells by Staphylococcus aureus. 2005.
Sinha B, Herrmann M. Thrombosis and Haemostasis 94 (8): 266 -277 Modern strategies in the prevention of implant-associated infections. 2005.
von Eiff C, Becker K, Jansen B. Int J Artif Organs 28 (11): 1146 -1156 Bücher und Buchbeiträge Staphylococcus aureus - Toxin detection
Becker K.
in: Fuchs J, Podda M (Eds.).  Encyclopedia of Diagnostic Genomics and Proteomics. Marcel Dekker Inc., New York City, 2005. Die Bestimmung der Methicillin-Resistenz bei Staphylococcus aureus
Becker K.
in: Quintel M, Witte W (Eds.). MRSA - eine interdisziplinäre Herausforderung. Socio-medico Verlag, Wessobrunn, 2005, 1.Auflage, 59-103.
Publikation 2006
Originalartikel The extracellular adherence protein from Staphylococcus aureus abrogates angiogenic responses of endothelial cells by blocking Ras activation. 2006.
Sobke ACS, Selimovic D, Orlova V, Hassan M, Chavakis T, Athanasopoulos AN , Schubert U, Hussain M, Thiel G , Preissner KT , Herrmann M. FASEB JOURNAL 20(14): E2156 - E2165 Virulence of Staphylococcus aureus small colony variants in the Caenorhabditis elegans infection model. 2006.
Sifri CD, Baresch-Bernal A, Calderwood SB, von Eiff C. INFECTION AND IMMUNITY 74 (2): 1091-1096 Live cell imaging of phagosome maturation in Staphylococcus aureus infected human endothelial cells: small colony variants are able to survive in lysosomes. 2006.
Schroder A, Kland R, Peschel A, von Eiff C, Aepfelbacher M. MEDICAL MICROBIOLOGY AND IMMUNOLOGY 195 (4): 185-194 The extracellular adherence protein (Eap) of Staphylococcus aureus inhibits wound heating by interfering with host defense and repair mechanisms. 2006.
Athanasopoulos AN, Ecnomopoulou M, Orlova VV, Sobke A, Schneider D, Weber H, Augustin HG, Eming SA, Schubert U, Linn T, Nawroth PP, Hussain MA, Hammes HP, Herrmann M, Preissner KT, Chavakis T. BLOOD 107 (7): 2720-2727 Biliary tract candidiasis: Diagnostic and therapeutic approaches in a case series. 2006.
Domagk D, Fegeler W, Conrad B, Menzel J, Domschke W, Kucharzik T. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY 101 (11): 2530-2536 The neutralizing effects of hyperimmune antibodies against extracellular fibrinogen-binding protein, Efb, from Staphylococcus aureus . 2006.
Shannon O, Uekotter A, Flock JI. SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF IMMUNOLOGY 63 (3): 184-190 Staphylococcus aureus fibronectin binding protein A induces motile attachment sites and complex actin remodeling in living endothelial cells. 2006.
Schröder A, Schröder B, Roppenser B, Linder S, Sinha B, Fässler R, Aepfelbacher M. Mol Biol Cell [Epub ahead of print] Bedeutung der mikrobiellen Besiedlung orthopädie-technischer Materialien. Neue Erkenntnisse. 2006.
Kipp F, Angermeier K, Koller A, Wetz HH, Hornberg C. Orthopäde 35 (11) : 1146 - 1151 Staphylococcus aureus induces caspase-independent cell death in human peritoneal mesothelial cells. 2006.
Haslinger-Loffler B, Wagner B, Bruck M, Strangfeld K, Grundmeier M, Fischer U, Volker W, Peters G, Schulze-Osthoff K, Sinha B. Kidney Int. 70:1089–1098 Fibronectin binding proteins contribute to the adherence of Staphylococcus aureus to intact endothelium in vivo. 2006.
Kerdudou S, Laschke MW, Sinha B, Preissner KT, Menger MD, Herrmann M. Thromb. Haemost. 96 (2): 183 - 189. Very low ethanol concentrations affect the viability and growth recovery in post-stationary-phase Staphylococcus aureus populations. 2006.
Chatterjee I, Somerville GA, Heilmann C, Sahl HG, Maurer HH, Herrmann M. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 72 (4): 2627 - 36. Fourier-transform infrared spectroscopic analysis is a powerful tool for studying the dynamic changes in Staphylococcus aureus small colony variants. 2006.
Becker K, Al Laham N, Fegeler W, Proctor RA, Peters G, von Eiff C. J.Clin.Microbiol.44 (9):3274 - 3278. Biotyping of enterotoxigenic Staphylococcus aureus by enterotoxin gene cluster (egc) polymorphism and spa-typing analyses. 2006.
Blaiotta G, Fusco V, von Eiff C, Villani F, Becker K. Appl.Environ.Microbiol.. 72 (9):6117-6123. Fibronectin binding proteins contribute to the adherence of Staphylococcus aureus to intact endothelium in vivo. 2006.
Kerdudou S, Laschke M, Sinha B, Preissner K, Menger M, Herrmann M. Thrombosis and Haemostasis (in press) Does Nasal Cocolonization by Methicillin-Resistant Coagulase-Negative Staphylococci and Methicillin-Susceptible Staphylococcus aureus strains Occur Frequently Enough to Represent a Risk of False-Positive Methicillin-Resistant S. aureus Determinations by Molecular Methods?. 2006.
Becker K, Pagnier I, Schuhen B, Wenzelburger F, Friedrich AW, Kipp F, Peters G, von Eiff C. J. Clin. Microbiol. 44 (1): 229 -231 Treatment of Refractory CMV-Infection Following Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation with the Combination of Foscarnet and Leflunomide. 2006.
Ehlert K, Groll AH, Kuehn J, Vormoor J. Klin Padiatr 218 : 180 -184 The anchorless adhesin Eap (extracellular adherence protein) from Staphylococcus aureus selectively recognizes extracellular matrix aggregates but binds promiscuously to monomeric matrix macromolecules. 2006.
Hansen U, Hussain M, Villone D, Herrmann M, Robeneck H, Peters G, Sinha B, Bruckner P. Matrix Biology 25 (4): 252 -260 Comparison of two commercially available pp65 antigenemia tests and COBAS Amplicor CMV Monitor for early detection and quantification of episodes of HCMV-viremia in transplant recipients. 2006.
May G, Kühn JE, Eing BR . Intervirology 49 (5): 261 -265 Sequencing and Staphylococci Identification. 2006.
Mellmann A, Becker K, von Eiff C, Keckevoet U, Schumann P, Harmsen D. Emerg. Infect. Dis. 12 (2): 333 -336 The genome of HSV-1 translocates through the nuclear pore as a condensed rod-like structure. 2006.
ShahinV, Hafezi W, Oberleithner H, Ludwig Y, Windoffer B, Schillers H, Kühn JE . Journal of Cell Science 119 (1): 23 -30 Phenotype Microarray Profiling of Staphylococcus aureus menD and hemB Mutants with the Small-Colony-Variant Phenotype. 2006.
von Eiff C, McNamara P, Becker K, Bates D, Lei X-H , Ziman M, Bochner BR, Peters G, Proctor RA. J. Bacteriol. 188 (2): 687 -693 Bordetella pertussis Respiratory Infection Following Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation: Time for Universal Vaccination? (Letter to the Editor). 2006. Florax A, Ehlert K, Becker K, Vormoor J, Groll AH Bone Marrow Transplant 38 (9): 639-640 Reporter metabolite analysis of transcriptional profiles of a Staphylococcus aureus strain with normal phenotype and its isogenic hemB mutant displaying the small colony variant phenotype. 2006.
Seggewiß J, Becker K, Kotte O, Eisenacher M, Khoschkhoi Yazdi MR, Fischer A, McNamara P,Al Laham N, Proctor R, Peters G, Heinemann M, von Eiff C. J.Bacteriol. 188 (22): 7765 - 7777 Induction of CXC chemokines in A549 airway epithelial cells by trypsin and staphylococcal proteases - a possible route for neutrophilic inflammation in chronic rhinosinusitis. 2006. Sachse F, von Eiff C, Stoll W, Becker K, Rudack C. Clin.Exp.Immunol 144 (3): 534 - 542 SeqNet.org: a European laboratory network for sequence-based typing of microbial pathogens. 2006.
Friedrich AW, Witte W, Harmsen D, de Lencastre H, Hryniewicz W, Scheres J, Westh H; SeqNet.org participants (...K.Becker, B.Kahl...). Euro Surveill. 2006 11(1):E060112.4Übersichtsartikel Bedeutung von MRSA in der Patientenversorung. Epidemiologie, Prophylaxe und Therapie. 2006.
Hornbeg C, Knoop D, Kipp F. ORTHOPÄDE 35 (11) : 1159 - 1168 Staphylococcus aureus "Small Colony Variants" - ein unbekanntes Gesicht eines bekannten Erregers. 2006.
Becker K, von Eiff C. Mikrobiologe 16 (1): 17 -26 Small colony variants: a pathogenic form of bacteria that facilitates persistent and recurrent infections. 2006.
Proctor RA, von Eiff C, Kahl BC, Becker K, McNamara P, Herrmann M, Peters G. Nature Rev. Microbiol. 4 (4): 295 -305 Emerging Staphylococcus species as new pathogens in implant infections. 2006.
von Eiff C, Arciola CR, Montanaro L, Becker K, Campoccia D.. Int J Artif Organs 29 (4): 360 -367 The small colony variant (SCV) concept-the role of staphylococcal SCVs in persistent infections. 2006.
von Eiff C, Peters G, Becker K.. Injury 37 (Suppl. 2): S26 -S33 Bücher und Buchbeiträge Kapitel: 3/4.1 Staphylokokken
Becker K, Peters G.
in: Mittermayer H, Allerberger F. (Eds.). Spektrum der Infektionskrankheiten. Diagnostik, Verlauf und zeitgemäße Therapie; Werk in 2 Bänden. Spitta Verlag Balingen, 2006, 1.Auflage, 439-458. Der Brockhaus Gesundheit. Schulmedizin und Naturheilkunde, Arzneimittel, Kinderheilkunde und Zahnmedizin
K. Becker, M. Braun, G. Enslein, B. Gabriel, R. Hackenberg, J. Hahn, C. Heineck, L. Hesse, M. Hofbeck, A. Hommes, G. Hommes, C. Huhn, U. Illig, C. Kraus, K. Malberg, M. Neef, I. Olshausen, B. Peetrons, P. Perona, M. Pflips, V. Rahmig, D. Reiche, I. Schleicher, H. Stannigel, U. Walter, C. Willers 
F.A. Brockhaus Mannheim – Leipzig, 7. Auflage, 2006
ISBN: 13 978-3-7653-1577-0 Heilmann C and Peters G. 2006. Biology and Pathogenicity of Staphylococcus epidermidis.
in: Gram-Positive Pathogens 2nd edition. V.A. Fischetti et al. eds. American Society for Microbiology, Washington, D.C., USA, p. 560-571