2nd Funding Period


Keller, C.W., Loi, M., Ligeon, L.A., Gannagé, M., Lünemann, J.D., Münz C. Endocytosis regulation by autophagy proteins in MHC restricted antigen presentation. Curr Opin Immunol. (2018) Jun;52:68-73.


Manogaran⁠a⁠, P., Walker-Egger⁠, C., Samardzija⁠c, M., Waschkies⁠, C., Grimm⁠, C., Rudin⁠, M., Schippling⁠, S. Exploring experimental autoimmune optic neuritis using multimodal Imaging. NeuroImage. (2018), Jul 15;175:327-339.

Wicki, C., Hanson, J., Schippling S. Optical coherence tomography as a means to characterize visual pathway involvement in multiple sclerosis. Curr Opin Neurol (2018), Oct;31(5):662-668.

Murer, A., McHugh, D., Caduff, N., Kalchschmidt, J., Barros, M., Zbinden, A., Capaul, R., Niedobitek, G., Allday, M., Chijioke, O., Münz, C. EBV persistence without its EBNA3A and 3C oncogenes in vivo. PLoS Pathog. (2018) Apr 30;14(4):e1007039.

Opfer, R., Ostwaldt, A-C., Walker‑Egger, C., Manogaran, P.,  Maria Pia Sormani, M. P., De Stefano, N., Schippling, S. Within‑patient fluctuation of brain volume estimates from short‑term repeated MRI measurements using SIENA/FSL. Journal of Neurology (2018) May;265(5):1158-1165

Jelcic, I., Hanson, J.V.M., Lukas, S., Weber, K.P., Landau, K., Pless, M., Reindl, M., Weller, M., Martin, R., Lutterotti, A., Schippling, S. Unfavourable structural and functional outcomes in MOG antibody-associated optic neuritis. (2018) Journal of Neuro-Ophthalmology (2018) Jul 13.

Opfer, R., Ostwaldt, A.-C., Sormani, M. P., Gocke, C., Walker-Egger, C., Manogaran, P., De Stefano, N., Schippling, S. Estimates of age-dependent cut-offs for pathological brain volume loss using SIENA/FSL – A longitudinal brain volumetry study in healthy adults Neurobiology of Aging (2018), 65:1-6.
Al Nimer, F., Jelcic, Iv., Kempf, C., Pieper, T., Budka, H., Sospedra, M., Martin, R. Phenotypic and functional complexity of brain-infiltrating T cells in Rasmussen encephalitis. Neurol. Neuroimmunol. Neuroinflam. (2018), 5(1): e419.
Münz, C. Human γ-Herpesvirus Infection, Tumorigenesis, and Immune Control in Mice with Reconstituted Human Immune System Components. Front Immunol. (2018) Feb 12;9:238.
Gerth-Kahlert, C., Tiwari, A., Hauri-Hohl, M., Hanson, J. V. M., Bahr, A., Palmowski-Wolfe, A., Güngör, T., Berger, W.Unusual retinopathy in a child with severe combined immune deficiency.  Ophthalmic Genetics (2018), 39:92-94.
Hanson, J.V.M., Hediger, M., Manogaran, P., Landau, K., Hagenbuch, N., Schippling, S., and Gerth-Kahlert, C. Outer retinal dysfunction in the absence of structural abnormalities in multiple sclerosis. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. (2018), 59:549–560.


Ambroz, S. C., Töteberg-Harms, M., Hanson, J. V. M., Funk, J., Barthelmes, D., Gerth-Kahlert, C. Outcome of pediatric cataract surgeries in a tertiary center in Switzerland. Journal of Ophthalmology (in press).
Stephan, K.E., Schlagenhauf, F., Huys, Q.J.M., Raman, S., Aponte, E.A., Brodersen, K.H., Rigoux, L., Moran, R.J., Daunizeau, J., Dolan, R.J., Friston, K.J., Heinz, A. (2017) Computational Neuroimaging Strategies for Single Patient Predictions.  NeuroImage 145, 180-199.
Petzschner, F.H., Weber, L.A.E., Gard, T., Stephan, K.E. (2017) Computational Psychosomatics and Computational Psychiatry: Toward a joint framework for differential diagnosis. Biological Psychiatry 82, 421-430.
Zehnder, S., Wildberger, H., Hanson, J. V. M., Lukas, S., Pelz, S., Landau K., Wichmann, W., Gerth-Kahlert, C.  Retinal ganglion cell topography in patients with visual pathway pathology.  Journal of Neuro-Ophthalmology (in press).

Gerth-Kahlert, C., Tiwari, A., Hanson, J. V. M., Batmanabane, V., Traboulsi, E., Pennesi, M. E., Al-Qahtani, A. A., Lam, B. L., Heckenlively, J., Zweifel, S.A., Vincent, A., Fierz, F., Barthelmes, D., Branham, K., Khan, N., Bahr, A., Baehr, L., Magyar, I., Koller, S., Azzarello-Burri, S., Niedrist, D., Heon, E., Berger, W. C2orf71 mutations as a frequent cause of autosomal-recessive retinitis pigmentosa: clinical analysis and presentation of 8 novel mutations.  Investigative Ophthalmology and Vision Science (2017) 58, 3840-3850.

Lysenko, V., McHugh, D., Behrmann, L., Rochat, M.-A., Wilk, C. M., Kovtonyuk, L., Bourquin, J.-P., Münz, C., Manz, M. G., Speck, R., and Theocharides, A. P. A. Humanized mouse models for hematopoiesis and infectious diseases. Swiss Medical Weekly (2017), 147:w14516. (IF 1.6).
McHugh, D., Caduff, N., Barros, M. H. M., Rämer, P., Raykova, A., Landtwing, V., Quast, I., Styles, C., Spohn, M., Fowotade, A., Delecluse, H.-J., Papoudou-Bai, A., Lee, Y.-M., Kim, J.-M., Middeldorp, J., Schulz, T., Cesarman, E., Zbinden, A., Capaul, R., White, R. E., Allday, M., Niedobitek, G., Blackbourn, D., Grundhoff, A., and Münz, C. Persistent KSHV infection increases EBV-associated tumor formation in vivo via enhanced EBV lytic gene expression. Cell Host & Microbe (2017), 22(1): 61-73. (IF 14.9).
Münz, C. Humanized Mouse Models for Epstein Barr Virus Infection, Current Opinion of Virology (2017), 25:113-118. (IF 5.0).
Raykova, A., Carrega, P., Lehmann, F. M., Ivanek, R., Landtwing, V., Quast, I., Finke, D., Ferlazzo, G., Chijioke, O., and Münz, C. Interleukins 12 and 15 induce cytotoxicity and early NK cell differentiation in type 3 innate lymphoid cells, Blood Advances (2017), 1(27):2679-2691.
Münz, C.. EBV specific immune control by innate lymphocytes. Frontiers in Immunology (2017), 8:1658. (IF 6.4).

Muraro, P. A., Martin, R., Mancardi, G. L., Nicholas, R., Sormani, M. P., Saccardi, R. Autologous haematopoietic stem cell transplantation for treatment of multiple sclerosis Nat Rev Neurol (2017), 13(7):391-405.

Kotelnikova, E., Kiani, A.N., Abad, E., Martinez-Lapiscina, E.H., Andorra, M.,      Zubizarreta, I.,  Pulido-Valdeolivas, I., Pertsovskaya, I., Alexopoulos, L, G.,           Olsson, T., Martin, R., Paul, F., Tegnér, J., Garcia-Ojalvo, J., Villoslada, P.         Dynamics and heterogeneity of brain damage in multiple sclerosis. PLoS             Comput. Biol. (2017), 13 (10): e1005757.
Ineichen, B.V, Kapitza, S., Bleul, C., Good, N., Plattner, P.S., Schneider M.P.,    Zörner, B., Martin, R., Linnebank, M., Schwab, M.E. Nogo-A antibodies    enhance axonal repair and remyelination in neuro-inflammatory and demyelinating pathology. Acta Neuropathol. (2017) Jun 23. doi: 10.1007/s00401-  017-1745-3.

Petzold, A., Balcer, L. J., Calabresi, P. A., Costello, F., Frohman, T. C., Frohman, E. M., Martinez-Lapiscina, E. H., Green, A. J., Kardon, R., Outteryck, O., Paul, F., Schippling, S., Vermersch, P., Villoslada, P., Balk, L. J. Retinal layer Segmentation in multiple sclerosis: a systematic review and meta-analysis Lancet Neurol (2017), 16:797-812.

Schippling, S., Ostwaldt, A.-C., Suppa, P., Spies, L., Manogaran, P., Gocke, C., Huppertz, H.-J., Opfer, R. Global and regional annual brain volume loss rates
in physiological aging J Neurol 04 Jan 2017.


Münz, C. Epstein Barr virus – a tumor virus that needs cytotoxic lymphocytes to persist asymptomatically, Current Opinion in Virology (2016), 20:34-39. (IF 5.3)

Egger, C., Opfer, R., Wang, C., Kepp, T., Sormani, M.P., Spies, L., Barnett, M., Schippling, S. MRI FLAIR lesion segmentation in Multiple Sclerosis: Does automated segmentation hold up with manual annotation? NeuroImage: Clinical
2016 Nov 20;13:264-270.
Manogaran, P., Hanson, J.V., Olbert, E.D., Egger, C., Wicki, C., Gerth-Kahlert, C., Landau, K., Schippling, S. Optical Coherence Tomography and Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Multiple Sclerosis and Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disorder. Int J Mol Sci. 2016 Nov 15;17(11).
Martin, R., Sospedra, M., Rosito, M., Engelhardt, B. Current multiple sclerosis treatments have improved our understanding of MS autoimmune pathogenesis. Eur J Immunol. 2016 Sep;46(9):2078-90.
Sospedra, M., Martin, R. Immunology of Multiple Sclerosis. Semin Neurol. 2016 Apr;36(2):115-27.  
Chijioke, O.,Landtwing, V. and Münz,C. NK cell influence on the outcome of primary Epstein Barr virus infection Frontiers in Immunology (2016), 7:323.
Hanson, J.V., Lukas, S.C., Pless, M., Schippling, S. Optical Coherence Tomography in Multiple Sclerosis. Semin Neurol. 2016 Apr;36(2):177-84.
Hanson, J.V., Sromicki, J., Mangold, M., Golling, M., Gerth-Kahlert, C. Maculopathy following exposure to visible and infrared radiation from a laser pointer: a clinical case study. Doc Ophthalmol. 2016 Apr;132(2):147-55.
Landtwing, V., Raykova,A., Pezzino, G., Béziat, V., Marcenaro, E., Graf, C., Moretta, A., Capaul, R., Zbinden, A., Ferlazzo, G., Malmberg, K.-J-, Chijioke, O.,* and Münz, C.*, Cognate HLA absence diminishes NK cell education, but improves EBV specific immune control, Journal of Clinical Investigation (2016), 126(10): 3772-3782. * These authors contributed equally to the work.
Vincent, A. Ng. J, Gerth-Kahlert, C., Tavares, E., Maynes, J.T., Wright, T., Tiwari, A., Tumber, A., Li, S., Hanson, J.V., Bahr, A., MacDonald, H., Bähr, L., Westall, C., Berger, W., Cremers, F.P., den Hollander, A.I., Héon, E. Biallelic Mutations in CRB1 Underlie Autosomal Recessive Familial Foveal Retinoschisis. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2016 May 1;57(6):2637-46.
Freund, P., Friston, K., Thompson, A.J., Stephan, K.E., Ashburner, J., Bach, D.R., Nagy, Z., Helms, G., Draganski, B., Mohammadi, S., Schwab, M.E., Curt, A., Weiskopf, N. Embodied neurology: an integrative framework for neurological disorders. Brain. 2016 Jun;139(Pt 6):1855-61.
Raman, S., Deserno, L., Schlagenhauf, F., Stephan, K.E.A hierarchical model for integrating unsupervised generativeembedding and empirical Bayes.J Neurosci Methods. 2016 Apr 30;269:6-20.
Martinez-Lapiscina, E.H., Arnow, S., Wilson, J.A., Saidha, S., Preiningerova, J.L., Oberwahrenbrock, T., Brandt, A.U., Pablo, L.E., Guerrieri, S., Gonzalez, I., Outteryck, O., Mueller, A.K., Albrecht, P., Chan, W., Lukas, S., Balk, L.J., Fraser, C., Frederiksen, J.L., Resto, J., Frohman, T., Cordano, C., Zubizarreta, I., Andorra, M., Sanchez-Dalmau, B., Saiz, A., Bermel, R., Klistorner, A., Petzold, A., Schippling, S., Costello, F., Aktas, O., Vermersch, P., Oreja-Guevara, C., Comi, G., Leocani, L., Garcia-Martin, E., Paul, F., Havrdova, E., Frohman, E., Balcer, L.J., Green, A.J., Calabresi, P.A., Villoslada, P.; IMSVISUAL consortium. Retinal thickness measured with optical coherence tomography and risk of disability worsening in multiple sclerosis: a cohort study. Lancet Neurol. 2016 Mar 18
Jelcic, I., Jelcic, I., Kempf, C., Largey, F., Planas, R., Schippling, S., Budka, H., Sospedra, M., Martin, R. Mechanisms of immune escape in central nervous system infection with neurotropic JC virus variant Ann Neurol. 2016 Mar;79(3):404-18.
Aponte, E.A., Raman, S., Sengupta, B., Penny, W.D., Stephan, K.E. Heinzle, J. mpdcm: A toolbox for massively parallel dynamic causal modeling. J Neurosci Methods. 2016 Jan 15;257:7-16
Heinzle, J., Koopmans, P.J., den Ouden, H.E., Raman, S.S., Stephan, K.E. A hemodynamic model for layered BOLD signals. Neuroimage 2016 Jan 15;125:556-70

1st Funding Period


Jung, J., Münz, C. Immune control of oncogenic gamma-herpesviruses. Curr Opin Virol 2015 Oct, 14, 79-86
Gujer, C., Chatterjee, B., Landtwing, V., Raykova, A., McHugh, D., Münz, C. Animal
models of Epstein Barr virus infection. Curr Opin Virol 2015 Aug, 13, 6-10
Gregorovic, G., Boulden, E. A., Bosshard, R., Elgueta Karstegl, C., Skalsky, R., Cullen, B. R., Gujer, C., Ramer, P., Münz, C., Farrell, P. J. Epstein-Barr Viruses (EBVs) Deficient in EBVEncoded RNAs Have Higher Levels of Latent Membrane Protein 2 RNA Expression in Lymphoblastoid Cell Lines and Efficiently Establish Persistent Infections in Humanized Mice. J Virol 2015 Nov 89, 11711-11714,
Chijioke, O., Marcenaro, E., Moretta, A., Capaul, R. & Münz, C. Role of the 2B4 Receptor in CD8+ T-Cell-Dependent Immune Control of Epstein-Barr Virus Infection in Mice With Reconstituted Human Immune System Components. J Infect Dis 2015 Sep 1 212, 803-807
Münz, C. EBV Infection of Mice with Reconstituted Human Immune System Components. Curr Top Microbiol Immunol 2015 391, 407-423,  
Romao, S., Puente, E. T., Nytko, K. J., Siler, U., Münz, C., Reichenbach, J. Defective nuclear entry of hydrolases prevents neutrophil extracellular trap formation in patients with chronic granulomatous disease. J Allergy Clin Immunol  2015 Dec 136, 1703-1706 e1705
Shibutani, S. T., Saitoh, T., Nowag, H., Münz, C., Yoshimori, T. Autophagy and autophagyrelated proteins in the immune system. Nat Immunol 16, 1014-1024
Moran, R. J., Jones, M. W., Blockeel, A. J., Adams, R. A., Stephan, K. E., Friston, K. J. Losing control under ketamine: suppressed cortico-hippocampal drive following acute ketamine in rats. Neuropsychopharmacology 2015 Jan, 40, 268-277
Opfer, R., Suppa, P., Kepp, T., Spies, L., Schippling, S., Huppertz, H. J. and Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging, I. Atlas based brain volumetry: how to distinguish regional volume changes due to biological or physiological effects from inherent noise of the methodology. Magn Reson Imaging. 2015 Dec 23.
Habbas, S., Santello, M., Becker, D., Stubbe, H., Zappia, G., Liaudet, N., Klaus, F. R., Kollias, G., Fontana, A., Pryce, C. R., Suter, T., Volterra A. Neuroinflammatory TNFalpha Impairs Memory via Astrocyte Signaling. Cell 2015 Dec 17, 163, 1730-1741
Jelcic, Iv., Combaluzier, B., Jelcic, Jl., Faigle, W., Senn, L.,Reinhart, B.J., Ströh, L., Nitsch, R.M.,Stehle,T., Sospedra, M., Grimm, J., Martin, R. Broadly neutralizing human monoclonal JC polyomavirus VP1–specific antibodies as candidate therapeutics for progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy Sci. Transl. Med 2015 Sep.23
Planas, R., Metz, I., Ortiz, Y., Vilarrasa, N., Jelčić, I., Salinas-Riester, G., Heesen, C., Brück, W., Martin R, Sospedra M. Central role of Th2/Tc2 lymphocytes in pattern II multiple sclerosis lesions. Ann Clin Transl Neurol. 2015 Sep;2(9):875-93.
Münz, C. Of LAP, CUPS, and DRibbles - Unconventional Use of Autophagy Proteins for MHC Restricted Antigen Presentation. Front Immunol  2015 Apr 29 6, 200
Stephan, K.E., Iglesias, S., Heinzle, J., Diaconescu, A.O. Translational Perspectives for Computational Neuroimaging Neuron. 2015 Aug 19;87(4):716-32.
Calabrese, M., Magliozzi, R., Ciccarelli, O., Geurts, J.J., Reynolds, R., Martin, R. Exploring the origins of grey matter damage in multiple sclerosis. Nat Rev Neurosci. 2015 Mar;16(3):147-58


Maass, A., Schütze, H., Speck, O., Yonelinas, A., Tempelmann, C., Heinze, H.J., Berron, D., Cardenas-Blanco, A., Brodersen, K.H., Stephan, K.E., Düzel, E. Laminar activity in the hippocampus and entorhinal cortex related to novelty detection and episodic encoding. Nature Communications 2014 Nov 26;5:5547.
Münz, C. Regulation of innate immunity by the molecular
machinery of macroautophagy Cell Microbiol. 2014 Nov;16(11):1627-36.
Azzi, T., Lünemann, A., Murer, A., Ueda, S., Béziat, V., Malmberg, K.J., Staubli, G., Gysin, C., Berger, C., Münz, C., Chijioke, O., Nadal, D. Role for early-differentiated natural killer cells in infectious mononucleosis Blood. 2014 Oct 16;124(16):2533-43.
Sospedra, M., Schippling, S. , Yousef, S., Jelcic, I., Bofill-Mas, S., Planas, R., Stellmann, J.P., Demina, V., Cinque, P., Garcea, R., Croughs, T., Girones, R., Martin, R. Treating Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy With Interleukin 7 and Vaccination With JC Virus Capsid Protein VP1. . Clin Infect Dis. 2014 Sep 11

Nowag, H., Guhl, B., Thriene, K., Romao, S., Ziegler, U., Dengjel, J., Münz, C. Macroautophagy Proteins Assist Epstein Barr Virus Production and Get Incorporated Into the Virus Particles. EBioMedicine. 2014 Nov 8;1(2-3):116-25.

Münz, C. Role of Human Natural Killer Cells during Epstein-Barr Virus Infection
Crit Rev Immunol. 2014;34(6):501-7.
Peschl P, Reindl M, Schanda L, Sospedra M, Martin R, Lutterotti A. . Antibody responses following induction of antigen-specific tolerance with antigen-coupled cells. Multiple Sclerosis 2014 Sep 8.
Münz, C. A. Viral infections in mice with reconstituted human immune system components. Immunol Lett 2014 Sep;161(1):118-24
Abramowski, P., Steinbach, K., Zander, A.R., Martin, R. Immunomodulatory effects of the ether phospholipid edelfosine in experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis J Neuroimmunol 2014 Sep 15;274(1-2):111-24.
Antsiferova, O., Müller, A., Rämer, P.C., Chijioke, O., Chatterjee B., , Raykova, A., Planas, R., Sospedra, M., Shumilov, A., Tsai, M.H., Delecluse, H.J., Münz, C. Adoptive transfer of EBV specific CD8+ T cell clones can transiently control EBV infection in humanized mice. PLoS Pathog 2014 Aug 28;10(8):e1004333
Mathys, C., Lomakina, E.I., Daunizeau, J., Iglesias, S., Brodersen, K.H., Friston, K.J., Stephan, K.E. Uncertainty in perception and the Hierarchical Gaussian Filter. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience 2014
Petzold A., Wattjes MP., Costello F., Flores-Rivera J., Fraser C.L,Fujihara K.,Leavitt J., Marginier R., Paul F., Schippling S., Sindic C., Villoslada P., Weinshenker B., Plant GT. The investigation of acute optic neuritis:a review and proposed protocol Nat Rev Neurol 2014 Jul 8.
Abramowski, P., Ogrodowczyk, C., Martin, R. , Pongs, O. A Truncation Variant of the Cation Channel P2RX5 Is Upregulated during T Cell Activation. PLoS One. 2014 Sep 2.
Gujer, C., Chatterjee, B., Landtwing, V., Raykova, A., McHugh, D., Münz, C. Animal models of Epstein Barr virus infection. J Immunol Methods 2014 Aug;410:80-7.
Dubrot J., Duraes F.V., Potin L., Capotosti F., Brighouse D., Suter T., LeibundGut-Landmann S., Garbi N., Reith W., Swartz M.A., Hugues S.; Lymph node stromal cells acquire peptide-MHCII complexes from dendritic cells and induce antigen-specific CD4⁺ T cell tolerance. J Exp Med 2014 Jun 2;211(6):1153-66.
Salguero, G., Daenthanasanmak, A., Münz, C., Raykova, A., Guzmán, C.A., Riese, P., Figueiredo, C., Länger, F., Schneider, A., Macke, L., Sundarasetty, B.S., Witte, T., Ganser, A., Stripecke, R. Dendritic cell-mediated immune humanization of mice: implications for allogeneic and xenogeneic stem cell transplantation. J Immunol. 2014 May 15;192(10):4636-47
Jandus, C., Boligan, K.F., Chijioke, O., Liu, H., Dahlhaus, M., Démoulins, T., Schneider, C., Wehrli, M., Hunger, R.E., Baerlocher, G.M., Simon, H.U., Romero, P., Münz, C., von Gunten, S. Interactions between Siglec-7/9 receptors and ligands influence NK cell-dependent tumor immunosurveillance. J Clin Invest. 2014 Apr 1;124(4):1810-20
Martin R., Sospedra M.; Sphingosine-1 Phosphate and Central Nervous System. Curr Top Microbiol Immunol. 2014;378:149-70. - Book chapter
Pfender N., Martin R.; Daclizumab (anti-CD25) in multiple sclerosis. Exp Neurol. 2014 Apr 24 - Review article
Stephan KE., Mathys C., Computational Approaches to Psychiatry. Current Opinion in Neurobiology, Vol.25, April 2014, 85-92. - Review article


Chijioke, O., Azzi, T., Nadal, D., Münz, C. Innate immune responses against Epstein Barr virus infection.

J Leukoc Biol. 2013 Dec;94(6):1185-90.

Meixlsperger, S., Leung, C.S., Rämer, P.C., Pack, M., Vanoaica, L.D., Breton, G., Pascolo, S., Salazar, A.M., Dzionek, A., Schmitz, J., Steinman, R.M., Münz, C. CD141+ dendritic cells produce prominent amounts of IFN-α after dsRNA recognition and can be targeted via DEC-205 in humanized mice Blood. 2013 Jun 20;121(25):5034-44.
Leung, C.S., Maurer, M.A., Meixlsperger, S., Lippmann, A., Cheong, C., Zuo, J., Haigh, T.A., Taylor, G.S., Münz, C. Robust T-cell stimulation by Epstein-Barr virus-transformed B cells after antigen targeting to DEC-205.Blood. 2013 Feb 28;121(9):1584-94.
Young K. L., Brandt A. U., Petzold A., Reitz L. Y., Lintze F., Paul F., Martin R. and Schippling S., Loss of retinal nerve fibre layer axons indicates white but not grey matter damage in early multiple sclerosis. European Journal of Neurology, 2013, 20: 803–811.
Mohme, M., Hotz, C., Stevanovic, S., Binder, T., Lee, J. H., Okoniewski, M., Eiermann, T., Sospedra, M., Rammensee, H. G. and Martin, R.(2013), HLA-DR15-derived self-peptides are involved in increased autologous T cell proliferation in multiple sclerosis. Brain,136(Pt 6):1783-98
Lünemann A, Vanoaica LD, Azzi T, Nadal D, Münz C. A distinct subpopulation of human natural killer cells restricts B cell transformation by the Epstein-Barr virus J Immunol. 2013 Nov 15;191(10):4989-95.
Romao S, Gasser N, Becker AC, Guhl B, Bajagic M, Vanoaica D, Ziegler U, Roesler J, Dengjel J, Reichenbach J, Münz C., 

Autophagy proteins stabilize pathogen-containing phagosomes for prolonged MHC II antigen processing. J Cell Biol. 2013 Dec 9;203(5):757-66.

Leung C, Chijioke O, Gujer C, Chatterjee B, Antsiferova O, Landtwing V, McHugh D, Raykova A, Münz C. Infectious diseases in humanized mice, Eur J Immunol. 2013 Sep;43(9):2246-54.
Schippling, S., Kempf, C., Buchele, F., Jelcic, I., Bozinov, O., Bont, A., Linnebank, M., Sospedra, M., Weller, M., Budka, H. and Martin, R. (2013) JC virus granule cell neuronopathy and GCN-IRIS under natalizumab treatment. Ann Neurol. 74(4):622-6.
Chijioke, O., Münz, C. Dendritic cell derived cytokines in human natural killer cell differentiation and activation. Front Immunol. 2013 Nov 11;4:365.
Chijioke, O., Müller, A., Feederle, R., Barros, M.H., Krieg, C., Emmel, V., Marcenaro, E., Leung, C.S., Antsiferova, O., Landtwing, V., Bossart, W., Moretta, A., Hassan, R., Boyman, O., Niedobitek, G., Delecluse, H.J., Capaul, R., Münz, C. Human natural killer cells prevent infectious mononucleosis features by targeting lytic Epstein-Barr virus infection. Cell Rep. 2013 Dec 26;5(6):1489-98.
Romao, S., Gannage, M., Münz, C. Checking the garbage bin for problems in the house, or how autophagy assists in antigen presentation to the immune system.Semin Cancer Biol. 2013 Oct;23(5):391-6
Lieder F, Stephan KE., Daunizeau J.,Garrido MI, Friston KJ., A Neurocomputational Model of the Mismatch Negativity. PLOS Computional Biology, 2013 Nov 9(11):e1003288
Jungraithmayr, W., Codarri, L., Bouchaud, G., Krieg, C., Boyman, O., Gyülvészi, G., Becher, B., Weder, W., Münz, C. Cytokine complex-expanded natural killer cells improve allogeneic lung transplant function via depletion of donor dendritic cells. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2013 Jun 15;187(12):1349-59
Brodersen KH, Deserno L, Schlagenhauf F, Lin Z, Penny WD, Buhmann JM, Stephan KE, Dissecting psychiatric spectrum disorders by generative embedding. NeuroImage Clin. 2013 Nov 16;4:98-111.