Dr. Maren Claus

Research Fellow

Immunology

Phone: +49 231 1084 232
Email: claus@ifado.de

Publications in Pubmed

Key publications:

  • Peifer, C.; Hagemann, V.; Claus, M.; Larra, M. F.; Broede, P.; Watzl, C.; Wascher, E.; Capellino, S.: Low self-reported stress despite immune-physiological changes in paramedics during rescue operations
    EXCLI J. 20: 792-811 (2021)
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    https://dx.doi.org/10.17179/excli2021-3617
  • Holtdirk, F.; Mehnert, A.; Weiss, M.; Mayer, J.; Meyer, B.; Bröde, P.; Claus, M.; Watzl, C.: Results of the Optimune trial: A randomized controlled trial evaluating a novel Internet intervention for breast cancer survivors
    PLoS ONE 16: (5): e0251276 (21 pp) (2021)
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    https://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0251276
  • Kreuz, F.; Dreger, F. A.; Stahn, N.; Thaller, C.; Rinkenauer, G.; Clausen, U.: Erfordernisse zur Integration von Fahrentscheidungen in die urbane Güterverkehrsmodellierung
    In: Making connected mobility work: technische und betriebswirtschaftliche Aspekte (S. 383-404) / Herausgeber: Prof. Dr. Heike Proff . Wiesbaden: Springer Fachmedien, 2021.
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    https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-658-32266-3_23
  • Capellino, S.; Claus, M.; Watzl, C.: Regulation of natural killer cell activity by glucocorticoids, serotonin, dopamine, and epinephrine
    Cell. Mol. Immunol. 17: 705-711 (2020)
    https://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41423-020-0477-9
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  • Bönnemann, V.; Claus, M.; Butzeck, B.; Collette, D.; Bröde, P.; Golka, K.; Watzl, C.: Analysis of Natural Killer cell functions in patients with hereditary hemochromatosis
    EXCLI J. 19: 430-441 (2020)
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    https://dx.doi.org/10.17179/excli2020-1116
  • Urlaub, D.; Zhao, S.; Blank, N.; Bergner, R.; Claus, M.; Tretter, T.; Watzl, C.; Merkt, W.: Activation of natural killer cells by rituximab in granulomatosis with polyangiitis
    Arthritis Res. Ther. 21: (1): 277 (11 pp) (2019)
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    https://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13075-019-2054-0
  • Prager, I.; Liesche, C.; van Ooijen, H.; Urlaub, D.; Fasbender, F.; Claus, M.; Eils, R.; Watzl, C.: NK cells switch from granzyme B to death receptor-mediated cytotoxicity during serial killing
    J. Exp. Med. 216: 2113-2127 (2019)
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1084/jem.20181454
    http://jem.rupress.org/content/jem/suppl/2019/07/02/jem.20181454.DC1/JEM_20181454_sm.pdf
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  • Kleinertz, H.; Hepner-Schefczyk, M.; Ehnert, S.; Claus, M.; Halbgebauer, R.; Boller, L.; Watzl, C.; Flohé, S. B.: Circulating growth/differentiation factor 15 is associated with human CD56bright natural killer cell dysfunction and nosocomial infection in severe systemic inflammation
    EBioMedicine 43: 380-391 (2019)
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ebiom.2019.04.018
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  • Cadenas, C.; Vosbeck, S.; Edlund, K.; Grgas, K.; Claus, M.; Watzl, C.; Marchan, R.; Hengstler, J. G.: LIPG-promoted lipid storage mediates adaptation to oxidative stress in breast cancer
    Int. J. Cancer 145: 901-915 (2019)
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ijc.32138
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  • Claus, M.; Urlaub, D.; Fasbender, F.: SLAM family receptors in natural killer cells – Mediators of adhesion, activation and inhibition via cis and trans interactions
    Clin. Immunol. 204: 37-42 (2019)
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clim.2018.10.011
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  • Maydych, V.; Claus, M.; Watzl, C.; Kleinsorge, T.: Attention to emotional information is associated with cytokine responses to psychological stress
    Front. Neurosci. 12: 687 (15 pp) (2018)
    http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fnins.2018.00687
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    https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fnins.2018.00687/full#supplementary-material
  • Liesche, C.; Sauer, P.; Prager, I.; Urlaub, D.; Claus, M.; Eils, R.; Beaudouin, J.; Watzl, C.: Single-fluorescent protein reporters allow parallel quantification of natural killer cell-mediated granzyme and caspase activities in single target cells
    Front. Immunol. 9: article 1840 (12 pp) (2018)
    http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fimmu.2018.01840
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  • Gajewski, P. D.; Boden, S.; Freude, G.; Claus, M.; Bröde, P.; Watzl, C.; Getzmann, S.; Falkenstein, M.: Behaviorale, elektrophysiologische und immunologische Korrelate des subklinischen Burnouts und milder Depression bei Beschäftigten in emotional fordernden Jobs
    In: 58. Wissenschaftliche Jahrestagung 2018: Dokumentation der Vorträge und Poster, München, 7.-9. März 2018 (S. 504-508) / Deutsche Gesellschaft für Arbeitsmedizin und Umweltmedizin e.V. ; Herausgeber: Peter Angerer, Thomas Muth. [München]: DGAUM, 2018.
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  • Maydych, V.; Claus, M.; Dychus, N.; Ebel, M.; Damaschke, J.; Diestel, S.; Kleinsorge, T.; Watzl, C.: Impact of chronic and acute academic stress on lymphocyte subsets and monocyte function
    PLoS ONE 12: (11): e0188108 (19 pp) (2017)
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    https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0188108
  • Rady, M.; Watzl, C.; Claus, M.; Khorshid, O.; Mahran, L.; Abou-Aisha, K.: Altered expression of miR-181a and miR-146a does not change the expression of surface NCRs in human NK cells
    Sci. Rep. 7: 41381 (11 pp) (2017)
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    http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep41381
  • Gajewski, P. D.; Boden, S.; Freude, G.; Claus, M.; Bröde, P.; Watzl, C.; Getzmann, S.; Falkenstein, M.: Executive control, ERP and pro-inflammatory activity in emotionally exhausted middle-aged employees: comparison between subclinical burnout and mild to moderate depression
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 86: 176-186 (2017)
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.psyneuen.2017.09.017
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  • Fasbender, F.; Claus, M.; Wingert, S.; Sandusky, M.; Watzl, C.: Differential requirements for Src-family kinases in SYK or ZAP70-mediated SLP-76 phosphorylation in lymphocytes
    Front. Immunol. 8: article no. 789 (9 pp) (2017)
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    http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fimmu.2017.00789
  • Claus, M.; Dychus, N.; Ebel, M.; Damaschke, J.; Maydych, V.; Wolf, O. T.; Kleinsorge, T.; Watzl, C.: Measuring the immune system: a comprehensive approach for the analysis of immune functions in humans
    Arch. Toxicol. 90: 2481-2495 (2016)
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00204-016-1809-5
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    http://rdcu.be/kC87
  • Greil, J.; Verga-Falzacappa, M. V.; Echner, N. E.; Behnisch, W.; Bandapalli, O. R.; Pechanska, P.; Claus, M.; Kulozik, A. E.: Mutating heme oxygenase-1 into a peroxidase causes a defect in bilirubin synthesis associated with microcytic anemia and severe hyperinflammation: (Letters to the editor)
    Haematologica 101: e436 (4 pp) (2016)
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    http://dx.doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2016.147090
  • Claus, M.; Wingert, S.; Watzl, C.: Modulation of natural killer cell functions by interactions between 2B4 and CD48 in cis and in trans
    Open Biol. 6: article 160010 (11 pp) (2016)
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    http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsob.160010
  • Merkt, W.; Claus, M.; Blank, N.; Hundemer, M.; Cerwenka, A.; Lorenz, H.-M.; Watzl, C.: Active but not inactive granulomatosis with polyangiitis is associated with decreased and phenotypically and functionally altered CD56(dim) natural killer cells
    Arthritis Res. Ther. 18: 204 (12 pp.) (2016)
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    http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13075-016-1098-7
  • Golka, K.; Collette, D.; Claus, M.; Niedner, H.; Butzeck, B.: Hämochromatose: wichtige Differenzialdiagnose der unspezifischen Leberwerterhöhung
    Zbl. Arbeitsmed. 66: 171-180 (2016)
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    http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40664-016-0101-0
  • Golka, K.; Collette, D.; Claus, M.; Niedner, H.; Butzeck, B.: Mehr Eisen als uns gut tut: bei der Hämochromatose ist eine unspezifische Leberwerterhöhung wichtig für die Differenzialdiagnose ; Expertenbericht
    Ärzte Woche 17: 20-21 (Ausgabe 28. April 2016) (2016)
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  • Gütgemann, S. A.; Sandusky, M. M.; Watzl, C.; Wingert, S.; Claus, M.: Recruitment of activating NK-cell receptors 2B4 and NKG2D to membrane microdomains in mammalian cells is dependent on their transmembrane regions
    Eur. J. Immunol. 45: 1258-1269 (2015)
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    http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/eji.201444741
  • Claus, M.; Urlaub, D.; Watzl, C.: NK cell activation
    In: Encyclopedia of medical immunology (S. pp 795-805) / Ian R. Mackay ... (eds.). New York [u.a.]: Springer, 2014.
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    http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-0-387-84828-0_43
  • Watzl, C.; Claus, M.: WhatSAP - 2B4 sends mixed messages in the absence of SAP
    Eur. J. Immunol. 44: 1281-1284 (2014)
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    http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/eji.201444562
  • Golka, K.; Collette, D.; Müller, J. I. F.; Claus, M.; Niedner, H.; Butzeck, B.: Hämochromatose - eine wichtige, selten gestellte Differentialdiagnose auch in der Arbeitsmedizin
    In: Wissenschaftliche Jahrestagung <54, Dresden, 2014>: 2.4.-4.4.2014 ; Dokumentation (S. 147-150) / Deutsche Gesellschaft für Arbeitsmedizin und Umweltmedizin e.V. [Hrsg.]. Aachen: DGAUM, 2014.
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  • Watzl, C.; Urlaub, D.; Fasbender, F.; Claus, M.: Natural killer cell regulation - beyond the receptors
    F1000Prime Rep. 6: 87 (10 pp) (2014)
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    http://dx.doi.org/10.12703/P6-87
  • Windheim, M.; Southcombe, J. H.; Kremmer, E.; Chaplin, L.; Urlaub, D.; Falk, C. S.; Claus, M.; Watzl, C.: ¬A¬ unique secreted adenovirus E3 protein binds to the leukocyte common antigen CD45 and modulates leukocyte functions
    Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 110: E4884-E4893 (2013)
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    http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1312420110
  • Cohnen, A.; Chiang, S. C.; Stojanovic, A.; Schmidt, H.; Claus, M.; Saftig, P.; Janßen, O.; Watzl, C.: Surface CD107a/LAMP-1 protects natural killer cells from degranulation-associated damage
    Blood 122: 1411-1418 (2013)
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    http://dx.doi.org/10.1182/blood-2012-07-441832