Cluster of Excellence –
University of Freiburg

Prof. Dr. Ralf Baumeister

Prof. Dr. Ralf Baumeister

Institute of Biology III (Bioinformatics and Molecular Genetics), University of Freiburg

+49 761 203 2799

10 selected publications:

  • TSC1 activates TGF-ß-Smad2/3 signaling in growth arrest and epithelial to mesenchymal transition.
    Thien A, Prentzell MT, Holzwarth B, Klaesener K, Kuper I, Boehlke C, Sonntag AG, Ruf S, Maerz M, Nitschke R, Grosscheid SN, Reth M, Walz G, Baumeister R, Neumann-Haefelin E, Thedieck K (2015)
    Dev Cell. 2015 Mar 9;32(5):617-30.
  • Prohibitin-Mediated Lifespan and Mitochondrial Stress Implicate SGK-1, Insulin/IGF and mTORC2 in C. elegans.
    Gatsi R, Schulze B, Rodríguez-Palero MJ, Hernando-Rodríguez B, Baumeister R, Artal-Sanz M.
    PLoS One. 2014 Sep 29;9(9):e107671
  • Expression pattern and first functional characterization of riok-1 in Caenorhabditis elegans.
    Weinberg F, Schulze E, Fatouros C, Schmidt E, Baumeister R*, Brummer T*.
    Gene Expr Patterns. 2014 Jul;15(2):124-34.
    *corresponding authors
  • Doxycyclin ameliorates a starvation-induced germline tumor in C. elegans daf-18/PTEN mutant background.
    Wolf T, Qi W, Schindler V, Runkel ED, Baumeister R.
    Exp Gerontol. 2014 Aug;56:114-22.
  • PDR-1/hParkin negatively regulates the phagocytosis of apoptotic cell corpses in Caenorhabditis elegans.
    Cabello J, Sämann J, Gómez-Orte E, Erazo T, Coppa A, Pujol A, Büssing I, Schulze B, Lizcano JM, Ferrer I, Baumeister R*, Dalfo E*.
    Cell Death Dis. 2014 Mar 13;5:e1120.
    * cocorresponding authors
  • Inhibition of mTORC1 by astrin and stress granules prevents apoptosis in cancer cells.
    Thedieck K, Holzwarth B, Prentzell MT, Boehlke C, Kläsener K, Ruf S, Sonntag AG, Maerz L, Grellscheid SN, Kremmer E, Nitschke R, Kuehn EW, Jonker JW, Groen AK, Reth M, Hall MN, Baumeister R.
    Cell. 2013 Aug 15;154(4):859-74.
  • Surveillance-activated defenses block the ROS-induced mitochondrial unfolded protein response.
    Runkel ED, Liu S, Baumeister R*, Schulze E.
    PLoS Genet. 2013;9(3):e1003346
    *corresponding author
  • Cell-nonautonomous signaling of FOXO/DAF-16 to the stem cells of Caenorhabditis elegans.
    Qi W, Huang X, Neumann-Haefelin E, Schulze E, Baumeister R.
    PLoS Genet. 2012;8(8):e1002836.
  • Inhibition of tau aggregation in a novel Caenorhabditis elegans model of tauopathy mitigates proteotoxicity.
    Fatouros C, Pir GJ, Biernat J, Koushika SP, Mandelkow E, Mandelkow EM, Schmidt E, Baumeister R.
    Hum Mol Genet. 2012 Aug 15;21(16):3587-603.
  • A dynamic network model of mTOR signaling reveals TSC-independent mTORC2 regulation.
    Dalle Pezze P, Sonntag AG, Thien A, Prentzell MT, Gödel M, Fischer S, Neumann-Haefelin E, Huber TB, Baumeister R, Shanley DP, Thedieck K.
    Sci Signal. 2012 Mar 27;5(217):ra25