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You can find an insight into all publications from our house in theResearch portal Sachsen-Anhalt.


Selected Publications:

Chondrocyte biology:

Thorup AS, Strachan D, Caxaria S, Poulet B, Thomas BL, Eldridge SE, Nalesso G, Whiteford JR, Pitzalis C, Aigner T, Corder R, Bertrand J, Dell'Accio F. ROR2 blockade as a therapy for osteoarthritis. Sci Transl Med. 2020 Sep 16;12

Bertrand J, Kräft T, Gronau T, Sherwood J, Rutsch F, Lioté F, Dell’Accio F, Lohmann CH, Bollmann M, Held A, Pap T. BCP crystals promote chondrocyte hypertrophic differentiation in OA cartilage by sequestering Wnt3a. Ann Rheum Dis. 2020 Ann Rheum Dis. 2020 May 5. pii: annrheumdis-2019-216648. doi: 10.1136/annrheumdis-2019-216648.

Godmann L; Bollmann M; Korb-Pap A; König U; Sherwood J; Beckmann D; Mühlenberg K; Echtermeye, F; Whiteford J; De Rossi G; Pap T; Bertrand J; Antibody-mediated inhibition of syndecan-4 dimerisation reduces interleukin (IL)-1 receptor trafficking and signalling. Ann Rheum Dis. 2020 Feb 24. pii: annrheumdis-2019-216847

Bertrand J.*, Nitschke Y.*, Fuerst M., Ruether W., Hermann S., Schäfers M., Nalesso G., Sherwood J., Rutsch F., Dell’Accio F. and Pap T. Decreased levels of Nucleotide Pyrophosphatase Phosphodiesterase NPP1 are associated with cartilage calcification in osteoarthritis and trigger osteoarthritic changes in mice. Ann Rheum Dis 2012;71:1249–1253. * both authors contributed equally

Nalesso G., Sherwood J., Bertrand J., Pap T., Ramachandran M., De Bari C., Pitzalis C.,dell’Accio F. WNT-3A modulates articular chondrocyte phenotype by activating both canonical and non canonical pathways. J Cell Biol. 2011;193(3):551-64.

Echtermeyer F. *, Bertrand J.*, Dreier R., Neugebauer K., Lee YJ, Song YW, Fürst M., Herzog C. and Pap T. Syndecan-4 regulates enchondral ossification and cartilage degradation in osteoarthritis. Nat Med. 2009;15(9):1072-6. * both authors contributed equally

Fuerst M.*, Bertrand J.*, Lammers L., Dreier R., Echtermeyer F., Nitschke Y., Rutsch F., Schäfer F., Niggemeyer O., Steinhagen J., Dreimann M., Pap T. and Rüther W. Prevalence and structure of calcium crystals in advanced osteoarthritis of the knee. Arthritis Rheum. 2009;60(9):2694-703. * both authors contributed equally


Materials science:

Herbster, M. Döring, J, Nohava, J, Lohmann, C.H, Halle, T, Bertrand, J. Retrieval study of commercially available knee implant coatings TiN, TiNbN and ZrN on TiAl6V4 and CoCr28Mo6. J Mech Behav Biomed Mater. 2020 Aug 18;112:104034.

Bui VD, Mwangi JW., Meinshausen AK, Mueller AJ, Bertrand J, Schubert A. Antibacterial coating of Ti-6Al-4V surfaces using silver nano-powder mixed electrical discharge machining. Surface and Coatings Technology, Volume 383, 15 February 2020

Crackau M, Märtens N, Harnisch K, Berth A, Döring J, Lohmann CH, Halle T, Bertrand J. In vivo corrosion and damages in modular shoulder prostheses. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater. 2019 Nov 25. doi: 10.1002/jbm.b.34519.

Döring J, Crackau M, Nestler C, Welzel F, Bertrand J, Lohmann CH. Characteristics of different cathodic arc deposition coatings on CoCrMo for biomedical applications. J Mech Behav Biomed Mater. 2019 Apr 26;97:212-221.



Koks S, Wood DJ, Reimann E, Awiszus F, Lohmann CH, Bertrand J, Prans E, Maasalu K, Märtson A. The Genetic Variations Associated With Time to Aseptic Loosening After Total Joint Arthroplasty. J Arthroplasty. 2019 Nov 12. pii: S0883-5403(19)31061-7.]

Römmelt C, Munsch T, Drynda A, Lessmann V, Lohmann CH, Bertrand J. Periprosthetic hypoxia as consequence of TRPM7 mediated cobalt influx in osteoblasts. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater. 2018 Dec 3. doi: 10.1002/jbm.b.34273.

Drynda A, Drynda S, Kekow J, Lohmann CH, Bertrand J. Differential Effect of Cobalt and Chromium Ions as Well as CoCr Particles on the Expression of Osteogenic Markers and Osteoblast Function. Int J Mol Sci. 2018 Oct 5;19(10). pii: E3034. doi: 10.3390/ijms19103034

Chamaon K, Schönfeld P, Awiszus F, Bertrand J, Lohmann CH. Ionic cobalt but not metal particles induces ROS generation in immune cells in vitro. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater. 2018 Sep 27. doi: 10.1002/jbm.b.34217.

Meinshausen AK, Märtens N, Berth A, Färber J, Awiszus F, Macor P, Lohmann CH, Bertrand J. The terminal complement pathway is activated in septic but not in aseptic shoulder revision arthroplasties. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2018 Aug 20. pii: S1058-2746(18)30508-1. doi: 10.1016/j.jse.2018.06.037.

Bertrand J, Delfosse D, Mai V, Awiszus F, Harnisch K, Lohmann CH. Ceramic prosthesis surfaces induce an inflammatory cell response and fibrotic tissue changes. Bone Joint J. 2018 Jul;100-B(7):882-890.

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