Fujii, K; Karpova, M B; Asagoe, K; Georgiev, O; Dummer, R; Urosevic-Maiwald, M (2015). Versican upregulation in Sézary cells alters growth, motility and resistance to chemotherapy. Leukemia, 29(10):2024-2032.
Günther, V; Strassen, T; Lindert, U; Dagani, P; Waldvogel, D; Georgiev, O; Schaffner, W; Bethge, T (2012). Simian virus 40 (SV40) strains with novel properties generated by replacing the viral enhancer with synthetic oligonucleotides. Journal of Virology, 86(6):3135-3142.
Günther, V; Davis, A M; Georgiev, O; Schaffner, W (2012). A conserved cysteine cluster, essential for transcriptional activity, mediates homodimerization of human metal-responsive transcription factor-1 (MTF-1). Biochimica et Biophysica Acta, 1823(2):476-483.
Günther, V; Waldvogel, D; Nosswitz, M; Georgiev, O; Schaffner, W (2012). Dissection of Drosophila MTF-1 reveals a domain for differential target gene activation upon copper overload vs. copper starvation. International Journal of Biochemistry & Cell Biology, 44(2):404-411.
Atanesyan, L; Güther, V; Dichtl, B; Georgiev, O; Schaffner, W (2012). Polyglutamine tracts as modulators of transcriptional activation from yeast to mammals. Biological Chemistry, 393(1-2):63-70.
Hua, H; Münter, L; Harmeier, A; Georgiev, O; Multhaup, G; Schaffner, W (2011). Toxicity of Alzheimer's disease-associated Aβ peptide is ameliorated in a Drosophila model by tight control of zinc and copper availability. Biological Chemistry, 392(10):919-926.
Atanesyan, L; Günther, V; Celniker, S E; Georgiev, O; Schaffner, W (2011). Characterization of MtnE, the fifth metallothionein member in Drosophila. Journal of Biological Inorganic Chemistry, 16(7):1047-1056.
Hua, H; Günther, V; Georgiev, O; Schaffner, W (2011). Distorted copper homeostasis with decreased sensitivity to cisplatin upon chaperone Atox1 deletion in Drosophila. BioMetals, 24(3):445-453.
Saini, N; Georgiev, O; Schaffner, W (2011). Parkin mutant in the fly is largely rescued by metal-responsive transcription factor (MTF-1). Molecular and Cellular Biology, 31(10):2151-2161.
Saini, N; Oelhafen, S; Hua, H; Georgiev, O; Schaffner, W; Büeler, H (2010). Extended lifespan of Drosophila parkin mutants through sequestration of redox-active metals and enhancement of anti-oxidative pathways. Neurobiology of Disease, 40(1):82-92.
Hua, H; Georgiev, O; Schaffner, W; Steiger, D (2010). Human copper transporter Ctr1 is functional in Drosophila, revealing a high degree of conservation between mammals and insects. Journal of Biological Inorganic Chemistry, 15(1):107-113.
Steiger, D; Fetchko, M; Vardanyan, A; Atanesyan, L; Steiner, K; Turski, M L; Thiele, D J; Georgiev, O; Schaffner, W (2010). The Drosophila copper transporter Ctr1C functions in male fertility. The Journal of Biological Chemistry, 285(22):17089-17097.
Lindert, U; Cramer, M; Meuli, M; Georgiev, O; Schaffner, W (2009). Metal-responsive transcription factor 1 (MTF-1) activity is regulated by a nonconventional nuclear localization signal and a metal-responsive transactivation domain. Molecular and Cellular Biology, 29(23):6283-6293.
Balamurugan, K; Hua, H; Georgiev, O; Schaffner, W (2009). Mercury and cadmium trigger expression of the copper importer Ctr1B, which enables Drosophila to thrive on heavy metal-loaded food. Biological Chemistry, 390(2):109-113.
Kappeler, M; Kranz, E; Woolcock, K; Georgiev, O; Schaffner, W (2008). Drosophila bloom helicase maintains genome integrity by inhibiting recombination between divergent DNA sequences. Nucleic Acids Research, 36(21):6907-6917.
Lindert, U; Leuzinger, L; Steiner, K; Georgiev, O; Schaffner, W (2008). Characterization of metal-responsive transcription factor (MTF-1) from the giant rodent capybara reveals features in common with human as well as with small rodents (mouse, rat). Short communication. Chemistry & Biodiversity, 5(8):1485-1494.
Vardanyan, A; Atanesyan, L; Egli, D; Raja, S J; Steinmann-Zwicky, M; Renkawitz-Pohl, R; Georgiev, O; Schaffner, W (2008). Dumpy-30 family members as determinants of male fertility and interaction partners of metal-responsive transcription factor 1 (MTF-1) in Drosophila. BMC Developmental Biology, 8:68.
Chen, X; Hua, H; Balamurugan, K; Kong, X; Zhang, L; George, G N; Georgiev, O; Schaffner, W; Giedroc, D P (2008). Copper sensing function of Drosophila metal-responsive transcription factor-1 is mediated by a tetranuclear Cu(I) cluster. Nucleic Acids Research, 36(9):3128-3138.
Saydam, N; Georgiev, O; Nakano, M Y; Greber, U F; Schaffner, W (2001). Nucleo-cytoplasmic trafficking of metal-regulatory transcription factor 1 is regulated by diverse stress signals. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 276(27):25487-25495.
Lichtlen, P; Georgiev, O; Schaffner, W; Aguzzi, A; Brandner, S (1999). The heavy metal-responsive transcription factor-1 (MTF-1) is not required for neural differentiation. Biological Chemistry, 380(6):711-715.
Günes, C; Heuchel, R; Georgiev, O; Müller, K H; Lichtlen, P; Blüthmann, H; Marino, S; Aguzzi, A; Schaffner, W (1998). Embryonic lethality and liver degeneration in mice lacking the metal-responsive transcriptional activator MTF-1. The EMBO Journal, 17(10):2846-2854.
Hottiger, M O; Gramatikoff, K; Georgiev, O; Chaponnier, C; Schaffner, W; Hübscher, U (1995). The large subunit of HIV-1 reverse transcriptase interacts with beta-actin. Nucleic Acids Research, 23(5):736-741.