Cell Biology and Tumor Research Group – PUBLICATIONS


Journal articles:

Sanovic R., Krammer B., Grumboeck S. and Verwanger T. Time-resolved gene expression profiling of human squamous cell carcinoma cells during the apoptosis process induced by photodynamic treatment with hypericin. Int J Oncol. 2009 Oct;35(4):921-39.

Amin R.M., Mohamed M.B., Ramadan M.A., Verwanger T. and Krammer B. Rapid and sensitive microplate assay for screening the effect of silver and gold nanoparticles on bacteria. Nanomedicine (Lond). 2009 Aug;4(6):637-43.

Krammer B. and Verwanger T.: Photodynamic therapy with aminolevulinic acid or its methyl ester: Which one is superior? Medical Laser Application 24 (2009) 221-226.

Plaetzer, K., Krammer, B., Berlanda, J., Berr, F., and Kiesslich, T.: Photophysics and photochemistry of Photodynamic therapy: fundamental aspects. Lasers in Medical Science, 2009; 24(2): 259-68.

Krammer, B. and Plaetzer, K. ALA and its clinical impact, from bench to bedside. Photochemical & Photobiological Sciences, 2008 Mar;7(3):283-9. Review.

Kiesslich, T., Berlanda, J., Plaetzer, K., Krammer, B. and Berr, F. Comparative Characterization of the Efficiency and Cellular Pharmacokinetics of Foscan®- and Foslip®-based Photodynamic Treatment in Human Biliary Tract Cancer Cell Lines. Photochemical & Photobiological Sciences, 2007, 6(6), 619-627.

Ruhdorfer, S., Sanovic, R., Sander, V., Krammer, B. and Verwanger, T. Gene expression profiling of the human carcinoma cell line A-431 after 5-aminolevulinic acid-based photodynamic treatment. International Journal of Oncology, 2007, 30(5), 1253-1262.

Pieslinger, A., Plaetzer, K., Oberdanner, C., Berlanda, J., Mair, H., Krammer, B. and Kiesslich, T. Characterization of a simple and homogeneous irradiation device based on light-emitting diodes: A possible low-cost supplement to conventional light sources for photodynamic treatment. Medical Laser Application, 2006, 21(4), 277-283

Kiesslich, T., Krammer, B., Plaetzer, K. Cellular Mechanisms and Prospective Applications of Hypericin in Photodynamic Therapy. Current Medicinal Chemistry, 2006, 13: 2189-2204

Hofbauer, S., Kainz, V., Golser, L., Klappacher, M., Kiesslich, T., Heidegger, W., Krammer, B., Hermann, A., Weiger, T.M. Antiproliferative Properties of Padma Lax and Its Components Ginger and Elecampane. Forschende Komplementärmedizin / Research in Complementary Medicine, 2006, 13 (Suppl. 1), 18-2

Berlanda, J., Kiesslich, T., Oberdanner, C.B., Obermair, F.J., Krammer B. and Plaetzer, K. Characterisation of apoptosis induced by photodynamic treatment with hypericin in A431 human epidermoid carcinoma cells. Journal of Environmental Pathology, Toxicology and Oncology, 2006, 25(1-2): 173-188

Plaetzer K., Randall T.S., Falkner R., Falkner G.: The microbial experience of environmental phosphate fluctuations. An essay on the possibility or impossibility of putting intentions into cell biochemistry. Journal of Theoretical Biology, 2005. 235(4): 540-554,  PUBMED

Oberdanner, C.B., Plaetzer, K., Kiesslich, T., and Krammer, B. Photodynamic Treatment with Fractionated Light Decreases Production of Reactive Oxygen Species and Cytotoxicity in vitro via Regeneration of Glutathione. Photochemistry and Photobiology, 2005. 81(3): 609-613,  PUBMED

Kiesslich, T., Plaetzer, K., Oberdanner, C.B., Berlanda, J., Obermair, F.J. and Krammer, B. Differential Effects of Glucose Deprivation on the Cellular Sensitivity towards Photodynamic Treatment-Based Production of Reactive Oxygen Species and Apoptosis-Induction. FEBS Letters, 2005. 579 (1): 185-190,  PUBMED

Plaetzer, K., Kiesslich, T., Oberdanner, C.B., Krammer, B. Apoptosis following photodynamic tumor therapy: induction, mechanisms and detection. Current Pharmaceutical Design, 2005. 11: 1151-1165,  PUBMED


Photodynamic Therapy with ALA: A clinical Handbook. eds: R. Pottier, B. Krammer, H. Stepp, R. Baumgartner, RSC Publishing, Cambridge 2006

Book chapters:

B. Krammer, Z Malik, R. Pottier, H. Stepp, Basic Principles, in:
Photodynamic Therapy with ALA: A clinical Handbook. eds: R. Pottier, B. Krammer, H. Stepp, R. Baumgartner, RSC Publishing, Cambridge 2006, 15-77.