Research Group von Maltzahn

Publications

2016

  • Wnt/β-catenin signaling via Axin2 is required for myogenesis and, together with YAP/Taz and Tead1, active in IIa/IIx muscle fibers.
    Huraskin D, Eiber N, Reichel M, Zidek LM, Kravic B, Bernkopf D, von Maltzahn J, Behrens J, Hashemolhosseini S
    Development 2016, 143(17), 3128-42
  • Loss of fibronectin from the aged stem cell niche affects the regenerative capacity of skeletal muscle in mice.
    Lukjanenko L, Jung MJ, Hegde N, Perruisseau-Carrier C, Migliavacca E, Rozo M, Karaz S, Jacot G, Schmidt M, Li L, Metairon S, Raymond F, Lee U, Sizzano F, Wilson DH, Dumont NA, Palini A, Fässler R, Steiner P, Descombes P, Rudnicki MA, Fan CM, von Maltzahn J, Feige JN, Bentzinger CF
    Nat Med 2016 (epub ahead of print)
  • Neuron-Specific Deletion of the Nf2 Tumor Suppressor Impairs Functional Nerve Regeneration.
    Schulz A, Büttner R, Toledo A, Baader SL, von Maltzahn J, Irintchev A, Bauer R, Morrison H
    PLoS One 2016, 11(7), e0159718
  • Epigenetic stress responses induce muscle stem-cell ageing by Hoxa9 developmental signals.
    Schwörer S, Becker F, Feller C, Baig AH, Köber U, Henze H, Kraus JM, Xin B, Lechel A, Lipka DB, Varghese CS, Schmidt M, Rohs R, Aebersold R, Medina KL, Kestler HA, Neri F, von Maltzahn** J, Tümpel** S, Rudolph** KL
    Nature 2016, 540(7633), 428-32 ** co-corresponding authors
  • Classical and alternative NF-κB signaling cooperate in regulating adipocyte differentiation and function.
    Weidemann A, Lovas A, Rauch A, Andreas N, von Maltzahn J, Riemann M, Weih F
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 2016, 40(3), 452-9

2015

  • Dystrophin expression in muscle stem cells regulates their polarity and asymmetric division.
    Dumont NA, Wang YX, von Maltzahn J, Pasut A, Bentzinger CF, Brun CE, Rudnicki MA
    Nat Med 2015, 21(12), 1455-63
  • Deficiency in mTORC1-controlled C/EBPβ-mRNA translation improves metabolic health in mice.
    Zidek LM, Ackermann T, Hartleben G, Eichwald S, Kortman G, Kiehntopf M, Leutz A, Sonenberg N, Wang ZQ, von Maltzahn J, Müller* C, Calkhoven* CF
    EMBO Rep 2015, 16(8), 1022-36 * equal contribution

2014

  • Wnt7a stimulates myogenic stem cell motility and engraftment resulting in improved muscle strength.
    Bentzinger* CF, von Maltzahn* J, Dumont NA, Stark DA, Wang YX, Nhan K, Frenette J, Cornelison DDW, Rudnicki MA
    J Cell Biol 2014, 205(1), 97-111 * equal contribution, published during change of institution
  • Inhibition of JAK-STAT signaling stimulates adult satellite cell function.
    Price* FD, von Maltzahn* J, Bentzinger CF, Dumont NA, Yin H, Chang NC, Wilson DH, Frenette J, Rudnicki MA
    Nat Med 2014, 10, 1174-81 * equal contribution, published during change of institution

2013

  • A truncated Wnt7a retains full biological activity in skeletal muscle.
    von Maltzahn J, Zinoviev R, Chang NC, Bentzinger CF, Rudnicki MA
    Nat Commun 2013, 4, 2869 research results from former institution