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A. Roesch, S. Wittschier, B. Becker, M. Landthaler, T. Vogt, Loss of dipeptidyl peptidase IV immunostaining discriminates malignant melanomas from deep penetrating nevi. Mod. Pathol. (2006) 19(10): 1378-1385

A. Roesch, B. Becker, W. Schneider-Brachert, I. Hagen, M. Landthaler, T. Vogt, Re-Expression of the Retinoma-Binding Protein 2-Homolog 1 Reveals Tumor-Suppressive Functions in Highly Metastatic Melanoma Cells. J Invest Dermatol (2006) 126(8):1850-1859.

C. Hafner, S. Meyer, I. Hagen, B. Becker, A. Roesch, M. Landthaler, T. Vogt, Ephrin-B reverse signaling induces expression of wound healing associated genes in IEC-6 intestinal epithelial cells. World Journal of Gastroenterol (2005) 11(29): 4511-4518.

A. Roesch, B. Becker, S. Meyer, P.J. Wild, C. Hafner, M. Landthaler, T. Vogt, Retinoblastoma-binding protein 2-homolog 1: a retinoblastoma-binding protein downregulated in malignant melanomas. Modern Pathol (2005) 18(9): 1249-1257.

A. Roesch, B. Becker, S. Meyer, C. Hafner, P.J. Wild, M. Landthaler, T. Vogt, Overexpression and hyperphosphorylation of pRb in the progression of malignant melanoma Modern Pathol (2005) 18(4): 565-572.

C. Hafner, S. Meyer, T. Langmann, G. Schmitz, F. Bataille, I. Hagen, B. Becker, A. Roesch, G. Rogler, M. Landthaler, T. Vogt Ephrin-B2 is differentially expressed in the intestinal epithelium in Crohn´s disease and contributes to accelerated epithelial wound healing in vitro. World Journal of Gastroenterol (2005) 11(26): 4024-4031.

A. Vogl, U. Sartorius, T. Vogt, A. Roesch, M. Landthaler, W. Stolz, B. Becker, Gene expression profile changes between melanoma metastases and their daughter cell lines: implication for vaccination protocols. J Inv Dermatol (2005) 124: 401-404.

B. Becker, G. Multhoff, B. Farkas, T. Vogt, W. Stolz, Increasing malignancy of melanocytic lesions is associated with increased Hsp90 expression on melanoma cells. Exp Dermatology (2004) 13: 27-32.

B. Becker, T. Vogt, A. Rösch, M. Kreutzer, M. Landthaler, W. Stolz, Discrimination of melanocytic tumors by cDNA array hybridization of tissues prepared by laser pressure catapulting. J Inv Dermatol (2004) 122(2): 361-8.

G. Rumpler, B. Becker, C. Hafner, M. McClelland, W. Stolz, M. Landthaler, R. Schmitt, A. Bosserhoff, T. Vogt, Identification of differentially expressed genes in models of melanoma progression by cDNA array analysis: SPARC, MIF and a novel cathepsin protease characterize aggressive phenotypes. Exp Dermatol (2003) 12(6): 761-71.

B. Farkas, M. Hant C. Hafner, F. Bataille, S. Meyer, B. Becker, A. Rösch, M. Landthaler, T. Vogt. Loss of EphB6 gene expression in melanoma progression; Int J Oncol (2003) 23(6):1553-9

B. Farkas, M. Hantschel, B. Becker, K. Scherer, M. Landthaler, K. Pfister, M. Gehrmann, C. Gross, A. Mackensen, G. Multhoff, Heat shock protein 70 (Hsp70) membrane expression in melanoma metastases is associated with a negative Mel-5 phenotype, Melanoma Res (2003) 13(2): 147-52.

C. Schulz, V. Petrig, K. Wolf, K. Krätzel, B. Becker, M. Pfeifer, Upregulation of MCAM in primary bronchial epithelial cells from patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, Eur Respir J (2003) 22(3): 450-6.

W. Schamel, S. Kuppig, B. Becker, K. Gimborn, H.-P. Hauri, M. Reth, A high molecular weight complex of BAP29/BAP31 is involved in the retention of membrane-bound IgD in the endoplasmic reticulum, P Natl Acad Sci USA (2003), 100 (17) 9861-9866.

C. Hafner, F. Bataille, S. Meyer, B. Becker, A. Rösch, M. Landthaler, T. Vogt. Loss of EphB6 gene expression in melanoma progression; Int J Oncol (2003) 23(6):1553-9

A. Rösch, T. Vogt, W. Stolz, M. Dugas, M. Landthaler, B. Becker, Discrimination between gene expression patterns of the invasive margin and the tumor core of malignant melanomas. Melanoma Res (2003) 13, 503-509.

B. Becker, Vogt, T., and Stolz. W. Transcriptome profiling of melanocytic cells from human malignant melanoma In: Westphal, G., R. Burgemeister, G. Friedemann, A. Wellmann, N. Wernert, V. Wollscheid, B. Becker, T. Vogt, R. Knuchel, W. Stolz and K. Schutze Noncontact laser catapulting: a basic procedure for functional genomics and proteomics. Methods Enzymol (2002) 356:80-99.

B. Becker, G. Lambert, R. Schreiber, A. Boucherot, M. Reth, and K. Kunzelmann, Control of CFTR – expression by BAP31. J Biol Chem (2001) 26: p. 26 ff.

B. Becker, T. Vogt, M. Landthaler, and W. Stolz, Detection of differentially regulated genes in keratinocytes by cDNA array hybridisation: Hsp27 and other novel players in UV response. J Inv Dermatol (2001) 116, 983-988.

T. Vogt, M. McClelland, B. Jung, S. Popova, T. Bogenrieder, B. Becker, G. Rumpler, M. Landthaler and W. Stolz, Progression and NSAID-induced apoptosis in malignant melanomas are independent of cyclooxygenase II. Melanoma Res (2001) 11: 1-13.

T. Vogt, M. Kroiss, M. McClelland, C. Gruss, B. Becker, A.K. Bosserhoff, G. Rumpler, T. Bogenrieder, M. Landthaler, W. Stolz, Deficiency of a novel retinoblastoma binding protein 2-homolog is a consistent feature of sporadic human melanoma skin cancer. Lab Invest (1999) 79: 1615-1627.

B. Becker, N. de la Fuente, M. Gassel, D. Gunther, P. Tavares, R. Lurz, T.A. Trautner, and J.C. Alonso, Head morphogenesis genes of the Bacillus subtilis bacteriophage SPP1. J Mol Biol (1997) 268(5): p. 822-39.

W.G. Annaert, B. Becker, U. Kistner, M. Reth, and R. Jahn, Export of cellubrevin from the endoplasmic reticulum is controlled by BAP31. J Cell Biol, 1997. 139(6): p. 1397-410.

T. Adachi, W.W. Schamel, K.M. Kim, T. Watanabe, B. Becker, P.J. Nielsen, and M. Reth, The specificity of association of the IgD molecule with the accessory proteins BAP31/BAP29 lies in the IgD transmembrane sequence. EMBO J, (1996) 15(7):1534-41.