Matthias Brock
Publications

Brandenburger E, Gressler M, Leonhardt R, Lackner G, Habel A, Hertweck C, Brock M, Hoffmeister D (2017) A highly conserved basidiomycete peptide synthetase produces a trimeric hydroxamate siderophore. Appl Environ Microbiol 83(21), e01478. Details PubMed

Hsieh SH, Brunke S, Brock M (2017) Encapsulation of antifungals in micelles protects Candida albicans during gall-bladder infection. Front Microbiol 8, 117. Details PubMed Open Access

Skrahina V, Brock M, Hube B, Brunke S (2017) Candida albicans Hap43 domains are required under iron starvation but not excess. Front Microbiol 8, 2388. Details PubMed Open Access

Geib E, Gressler M, Viediernikova I, Hillmann F, Jacobsen ID, Nietzsche S, Hertweck C, Brock M (2016) A non-canonical melanin biosynthesis pathway protects Aspergillus terreus conidia from environmental stress. Cell Chem Biol 23(5), 587-597. Details PubMed

Naranjo-Ortíz MA, Brock M, Brunke S, Hube B, Marcet-Houben M, Gabaldón T (2016) Widespread inter- and intra-Ddmain horizontal gene transfer of d-amino acid metabolism enzymes in eukaryotes. Front Microbiol 7, 2001. Details PubMed Open Access

Brock M (2015) Bringing light into the dark site of infection. Cytometry Part A [Epub ahead of print] (Review) Details PubMed

Gressler M, Hortschansky P, Geib E, Brock M (2015) A new high-performance heterologous fungal expression system based on regulatory elements from the Aspergillus terreus terrein gene cluster. Front Microbiol 6, 184. Details PubMed

Gressler M, Meyer F, Heine D, Hortschansky P, Hertweck C, Brock M (2015) Phytotoxin production in Aspergillus terreus is regulated by independent environmental signals. eLife 4, e07861. Details PubMed Open Access PDF

Brunke S, Seider K, Richter ME, Bremer-Streck S, Ramachandra S, Kiehntopf M, Brock M, Hube B (2014) Histidine degradation via an aminotransferase increases the nutritional flexibility of Candida glabrata. Eukaryot Cell 13(6), 758-765. Details PubMed

Jacobsen ID, Lüttich A, Kurzai O, Hube B, Brock M (2014) In vivo imaging of disseminated murine Candida albicans infection reveals unexpected host sites of fungal persistence during antifungal therapy. J Antimicrob Chemother 69(10), 2785-2796. Details PubMed

Otzen C, Bardl B, Jacobsen ID, Nett M, Brock M (2014) Candida albicans utilizes a modified β-oxidation pathway for the degradation of toxic propionyl-CoA. J Biol Chem 289(12), 8151-8169. Details PubMed

Papon N, Courdavault V, Lanoue A, Clastre M, Brock M (2014) Illuminating Fungal Infections with Bioluminescence PLOS Pathog. 10(7), e1004179. (Review) Details PubMed

Ramachandra S, Linde J, Brock M, Guthke R, Hube B, Brunke S (2014) Regulatory networks controlling nitrogen sensing and uptake in Candida albicans. PLOS One 9(3), e92734. Details PubMed Open Access

Zaehle C, Gressler M, Shelest E, Geib E, Hertweck C, Brock M (2014) Terrein Biosynthesis in Aspergillus terreus and Its Impact on Phytotoxicity. Chem Biol 21(6), 719-731. Details PubMed

Fazius F, Zaehle C, Brock M (2013) Lysine biosynthesis in microbes: relevance as drug target and prospects for β-lactam antibiotics production. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 97(9), 3763-3772. Details PubMed

Hennicke F, Grumbt M, Lermann U, Ueberschaar N, Palige K, Böttcher B, Jacobsen ID, Staib C, Morschhäuser J, Monod M, Hube B, Hertweck C, Staib P (2013) Factors supporting cysteine tolerance and sulfite production in Candida albicans. Eukaryot Cell 12(4), 604-613. Details PubMed

Otzen C, Müller S, Jacobsen ID, Brock M (2013) Phylogenetic and phenotypic characterisation of the 3-ketoacyl-CoA thiolase gene family from the opportunistic human pathogenic fungus Candida albicans. FEMS Yeast Res 13(6), 553-564. Details PubMed

Citiulo F, Jacobsen ID, Miramón P, Schild L, Brunke S, Zipfel PF, Brock M, Hube B, Wilson D (2012) Candida albicans scavenges host zinc via Pra1 during endothelial invasion. PLOS Pathog 8(6), e1002777. Details PubMed Open Access

Slesiona S, Gressler M, Mihlan M, Zaehle C, Schaller M, Barz D, Hube B, Jacobsen ID, Brock M (2012) Persistence versus escape: Aspergillus terreus and Aspergillus fumigatus employ different strategies during interactions with macrophages. PLOS One 7(2), e31223-e31223. Details PubMed

Slesiona S, Ibrahim-Granet O, Olias P, Brock M, Jacobsen ID (2012) Murine infection models for Aspergillus terreus pulmonary aspergillosis reveal long-term persistence of conidia and liver degeneration. J Infect Dis 205(8), 1268-1277. Details PubMed

Brock M (2011) Weiterentwicklung des Hühnerei-Infektionsmodells und neue Biolumineszenz-Detektionssysteme liefern genauere Aussagen bei Pilzinfektionen und antifungalen Therapien SIEMENS Forum Aktuell (4), 11-11. Details

Gressler M, Zaehle C, Scherlach K, Hertweck C, Brock M (2011) Multifactorial induction of an orphan PKS-NRPS gene cluster in Aspergillus terreus. Chem Biol 18(2), 198-209. Details PubMed

Müller S, Fleck CB, Wilson D, Hummert C, Hube B, Brock M (2011) Gene acquisition, duplication and metabolic specification: the evolution of fungal methylisocitrate lyases. Environ Microbiol 13(6), 1534-1548. Details PubMed

Olias P, Gruber AD, Hafez HM, Lierz M, Slesiona S, Brock M, Jacobsen ID (2011) Molecular epidemiology and virulence assessment of Aspergillus fumigatus isolates from white stork chicks and their environment. Vet Microbiol 148(2-4), 348-355. Details PubMed

Rezola A, de Figueiredo LF, Brock M, Pey J, Podhorski A, Wittmann C, Schuster S, Bockmayr A, Planes FJ (2011) Exploring metabolic pathways in genome-scale networks via generating flux modes. Bioinformatics 27(4), 534-540. Details PubMed

Brunke S, Seider K, Almeida RS, Heyken A, Fleck CB, Brock M, Barz D, Rupp S, Hube B (2010) Candida glabrata tryptophan-based pigment production via the Ehrlich pathway. Mol Microbiol 76(1), 25-47. Details PubMed

Jacobsen ID, Grosse K, Slesiona S, Hube B, Berndt A, Brock M (2010) Embryonated eggs as an alternative infection model to investigate Aspergillus fumigatus virulence. Infect Immun 78(7), 2995-3006. Details PubMed

Schöbel F, Jacobsen ID, Brock M (2010) Evaluation of lysine biosynthesis as an antifungal drug target: biochemical characterization of Aspergillus fumigatus homocitrate synthase and virulence studies. Eukaryot Cell 9(6), 878-893. Details PubMed

Domin N, Wilson D, Brock M (2009) Methylcitrate cycle activation during adaptation of Fusarium solani and Fusarium verticillioides to propionyl-CoA-generating carbon sources. Microbiology 155(Pt 12), 3903-3912. Details PubMed

Ibrahim-Granet O, Dubourdeau M, Latgé JP, Ave P, Huerre M, Brakhage AA, Brock M (2008) Methylcitrate synthase from Aspergillus fumigatus is essential for manifestation of invasive aspergillosis. Cell Microbiol 10(1), 134-148. Details PubMed

Behnsen J, Narang P, Hasenberg M, Gunzer F, Bilitewski U, Klippel N, Rohde M, Brock M, Brakhage AA, Gunzer M (2007) Environmental dimensionality controls the interaction of phagocytes with the pathogenic fungi Aspergillus fumigatus and Candida albicans. PLOS Pathog 3(2), e13. Details PubMed

Schöbel F, Ibrahim-Granet O, Avé P, Latgé JP, Brakhage AA, Brock M (2007) Aspergillus fumigatus does not require fatty acid metabolism via isocitrate lyase for development of invasive aspergillosis. Infect Immun 75(3), 1237-1244. Details PubMed

Ebel F, Schwienbacher M, Beyer J, Heesemann J, Brakhage AA, Brock M (2006) Analysis of the regulation, expression, and localisation of the isocitrate lyase from Aspergillus fumigatus, a potential target for antifungal drug development. Fungal Genet Biol 43(7), 476-489. Details PubMed

Sugareva V, Härtl A, Brock M, Hübner K, Rohde M, Heinekamp T, Brakhage AA (2006) Characterisation of the laccase-encoding gene abr2 of the dihydroxynaphthalene-like melanin gene cluster of Aspergillus fumigatus. Arch Microbiol 186(5), 345-355. Details PubMed

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