Prof. Dr. med. Peter König

Institute of Anatomy

University of Lübeck
Ratzeburger Allee 160
23562 Lübeck

Phone:+49 451 3101 7110


1. Hundt JE, Iwata H, Pieper M, Pfundl R, Bieber K, Zillikens D, König P*, Ludwig RJ*. Visualization of autoantibodies and neutrophils in vivo identifies novel checkpoints in autoantibody-induced tissue injury. Sci Rep 2020; 10:4509 * shared senior authorship

2. Pieper M, Schulz-Hildebrandt H, Mall MA, Huttmann G, König P. Intravital microscopic optical coherence tomography imaging to assess mucus-mobilizing interventions for muco-obstructive lung disease in mice. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 2020; 318:L518-L524

3. Yu X, Akbarzadeh R, Pieper M, Scholzen T, Gehrig S, Schultz C, Zillikens D, König P, Petersen F. Neutrophil adhesion is a prerequisite for antibody-mediated proteolytic tissue damage in experimental models of epidermolysis bullosa acquisita. J Invest Dermatol 2018; 138:1990-1998

4. Kretschmer S, Pieper M, Klinger A, Huttmann G, König P. Imaging of wound closure of small epithelial lesions in the mouse trachea. Am J Pathol 2017; 187:2451-2460

5. Lindner K, Stroebele M, Schlick S, Webering S, Jenckel A, Kopf J, Danov O, Sewald K, Buj C, Creutzenberg O, Tillmann T, Pohlmann G, Ernst H, Ziemann C, Huettmann G, Heine H, Bockhorn H, Hansen T, König P*, Fehrenbach H*. Biological effects of carbon black nanoparticles are changed by surface coating with polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons. Particle Fibre Tox 2017; 14:8 * shared senior authorship

6. Sezin T, Krajewski M, Wutkowski A, Mousavi S, Chakievska L, Bieber K, Ludwig RJ, Dahlke M, Rades D, Schulze FS, Schmidt E, Kalies K, Gupta Y, Schilf P, Ibrahim SM, König P, Schwudke D, Zillikens D, Sadik CD. The leukotriene b-4 and its receptor blt1 act as critical drivers of neutrophil recruitment in murine bullous pemphigoid-like epidermolysis bullosa acquisita. J Invest Dermatol 2017; 137:1104-1113

7. Kretschmer S, Pieper M, Huttmann G, Bolke T, Wollenberg B, Marsh LM, Garn H, König P. Autofluorescence multiphoton microscopy for visualization of tissue morphology and cellular dynamics in murine and human airways. Lab Invest 2016; 96:918-31

8. Stremnitzer C, Manzano-Szalai K, Willensdorfer A, Starkl P, Pieper M, König P, Mildner M, Tschachler E, Reichart U, Jensen-Jarolim E. Papain degrades tight junction proteins of human keratinocytes in vitro and sensitizes c57bl/6 mice via the skin independent of its enzymatic activity or tlr4 activation. J Invest Dermatol 2015; 135:1790-1800

9. Bermbach S, Weinhold K, Roeder T, Petersen F, Kugler C, Goldmann T, Rupp J, König P. Mechanisms of cilia-driven transport in the airways in the absence of mucus. Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol 2014; 51:56-67

10. Groneberg D, Lies B, König P, Jaeger R, Seidler B, Klein S, Saur D, Friebe A. Cell-specific deletion of nitric oxide-sensitive guanylyl cyclase reveals a dual pathway for nitrergic neuromuscular transmission in the murine fundus. Gastroenterology 2013; 145:188-196