ZMB Member Elke Cario

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Elke Cario

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Prof. Dr. Elke Cario

Clinic for Gastroenterology and Hepatology
University Hospital Essen
Hufelandstr. 55
45147 Essen

Research Overview

  1. Elucidation of innate immune checkpoints to maintain gut homeostasis
  2. Role and regulation of the intestinal epithelium in health and disease
  3. Regulatory mechanisms of xenobiotic-host metabolism mediated by gut microbiota and their consequences for cancer therapy
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Selected Publications

    Journal articles

  • Ey, Birgit; Gerken, Guido; Podolsky, Daniel K.; Cario, Elke
    IL-IR/MyD88 Signalling Mediates Severity of UC-Like Pancolitis in TLR2/MDRIA Double Deficient Mice
    In: Gastroenterology Vol. 140 (2011) Nr. 5 Suppl. 1, pp. S143 - S144
    ISSN: 0016-5085; 1528-0012
  • Eyking, Annette; Ey, Birgit; Rünzi, Michael; Roig, Andres I.; Reis, Henning; Schmid, Kurt Werner; Gerken, Guido; Podolsky, Daniel K.; Cario, Elke
    Toll-like Receptor 4 Variant D299G Induces Features of Neoplastic Progression in Caco-2 Intestinal Cells and Is Associated With Advanced Human Colon Cancer
    In: Gastroenterology Vol. 141 (2011) Nr. 6, pp. 2154 - 2165
    ISSN: 1528-0012; 0016-5085