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Zeiser

Prof. Dr.
Robert Zeiser

Department of Medicine I
Phone: 0049-761-270-34580

www.uniklinik-freiburg.de/medizin1/forschung

CV

  • 1995-2001 Medical School of University of Freiburg, Tel Aviv and South Florida
  • 2001-2004 Residency and Fellowship in Medicine, Department of Hematology, Oncology and Stem Cell Transplantation, Medical Center – University of Freiburg
  • 2005-2007 Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Department of BMT (Prof. Negrin) at Stanford University, Stanford, USA
  • 2010 Postdoctoral thesis (Habilitation) in Internal Medicine, Title “Immune regulation after allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation”, University of Freiburg; Senior physician
  • Since 2013 Full Professor (W3), Heisenberg
  • Since 2016 Head of the Section of Tumor immunology and Immune modulation, Medical Center – University of Freiburg

Focus of research

  • Allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
  • Tumor immunology and Signaling
  • Molecular imaging

Selected publications

  • Zeiser R, Burchert A, Lengerke C, Verbeek M, Maas-Bauer K, Metzelder SK, Spoerl S, Ditschkowski M, et al. Ruxolitinib in corticosteroid-refractory graft-versus-host disease after allogeneic stem cell transplantation: a multicenter survey. Leukemia. 2015; 29:2062-8.
  • Schwab L, Goroncy L, Palaniyandi S, ... Häcker G, Zeiser R. Neutrophil granulocytes recruited upon translocation of intestinal bacteria enhance GvHD via tissue damage. Nat Med. 2014; 20:648-54.
  • Yaktapour N, Meiss F, Mastroianni J, ... Duyster J, Zirlik K, Brummer T, Zeiser R. BRAF inhibitor-associated ERK activation drives development of chronic lymphocytic leukemia. J Clin Invest. 2014; 124:5074-84.
  • Jankovic D, Ganesan J, Bscheider M, ... Poeck H, Contassot E, Zeiser R. The Nlrp3 infl ammasome regulates acute graft-versushost disease. J Exp Med. 2013; 210:1899-910.
  • Wilhelm K, Ganesan J, Müller T, ..., Finke J, Idzko M, Zeiser R. Graft-versus-host disease is enhanced by extracellular ATP activating P2X(7)R. Nat Med. 2010; 16:1434-8.

Research methods

  • Molecular imaging, IVIS Lumina