Programmbereich Infektionen

Klinische Infektiologie

Publikationen

2014

Herzmann C, Sotgiu G, Schaberg T, Ernst M, Stenger S, Lange C; Consortium for the German TB or Not TB9. Early BCG vaccination is unrelated to pulmonary immunity against Mycobacterium tuberculosis in adults. Eur Respir J. 2014 Jun 25. pii: erj00865-2014. [Epub ahead of print]

Heyckendorf J, Olaru ID, Ruhwald M, Lange C. Getting personal: Perspectives on individualized treatment duration in M/XDR-TB. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2014 Jun 18. [Epub ahead of print]

Lange C, Abubakar I, Alffenaar JW, Bothamley G, Caminero JA, Carvalho AC, Chang KC, Codecasa L, Correia A, Crudu V, Davies P, Dedicoat M, Drobniewski F, Duarte R, Ehlers C, Erkens C, Goletti D, Günther G, Ibraim E, Kampmann B, Kuksa
L, de Lange W, van Leth F, van Lunzen J, Matteelli A, Menzies D, Monedero I, Richter E, Rüsch-Gerdes S, Sandgren A, Scardigli A, Skrahina A, Tortoli E, Volchenkov G, Wagner D, van der Werf MJ, Williams B, Yew WW, Zellweger JP, Cirillo DM; TBNET. Management of patients with multidrug-resistant/extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis in Europe: a TBNET consensus statement. Eur Respir J.
2014 Jul;44(1):23-63. doi: 10.1183/09031936.00188313. Epub 2014 Mar 23.

Yew WW, Lange C. Linezolid in the treatment of drug-resistant tuberculosis: the way forward? Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2014 Jun;18(6):631-2. doi: 10.5588/ijtld.14.0191.

Kaufmann SH, Lange C, Rao M, Balaji KN, Lotze M, Schito M, Zumla AI, Maeurer M. Progress in tuberculosis vaccine development and host-directed therapies-a state of the art review. Lancet Respir Med. 2014 Apr;2(4):301-320. doi: 10.1016/S2213-2600(14)70033-5. Epub 2014 Mar 24. Review.

Yew, W-W & Lange, C 2014, 'Fluoroquinolone resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis. What have we learnt? [Editorial]' THE INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF TUBERCULOSIS AND LUNG DISEASE, Bd 18, Nr. 1, S. 1-2., http://dx.doi.org/10.5588/ijtld.13.0739

Günther, G 2014, 'Delamanid - ein neues Tuberkulose- Medikament im Yin und Yang regulatorischer Erfordernisse und zunehmender Medikamentenresistenz' Der Pneumologe.

2013

Jafari C, Ernst M, Kalsdorf B, Lange C. Comparison of molecular and
immunological methods for the rapid diagnosis of smear-negative tuberculosis. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 2013 Nov;17(11):1459-65.

Reiling N, Homolka S, Walter K, Brandenburg J, Niwinski L, Ernst M, HerzmannC, Lange C, Diel R, Ehlers S, Niemann S. Clade-specific virulence patterns ofMycobacterium tuberculosis complex strains in human primary macrophages andaerogenically infected mice. MBio 2013 Jul 30;4(4). doi:pii: e00250-13.

Leung CC, Lange C, Zhang Y. Tuberculosis: Current state of knowledge: AnEpilogue. Respirology. 2013 Jul 10. doi: 10.1111/resp.12156.

Liang F, Bond E, Sandgren KJ, Smed-Sörensen A, Rangaka MX, Lange C, Koup RA, McComsey GA, Lederman MM, Wilkinson RJ, Andersson J, Loré K. Dendritic cell recruitment in response to skin antigen tests in HIV-1-infected individualscorrelates with the level of T-cell infiltration. AIDS. 2013 Apr 24;27(7):1071-80.

Kalsdorf B, Skolimowska KH, Scriba TJ, Dawson R, Dheda K, Wood K, HofmeisterJ, Hanekom WA, Lange C, Wilkinson RJ. Relationship between chemokine receptor expression, chemokine levels and HIV-1 replication in the lungs of persons exposed to Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Eur J Immunol. 2013 Feb;43(2):540-9.

2012

Herzmann C, Ernst M, Ehlers S, Stenger S, Maertzdorf J, Sotgiu G, Lange C. Increased frequencies of pulmonary Treg cells in latent M. tuberculosis infection. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2012 Dec;40(6):1450–1457.

Lange C, Sester M. TB or not TB: The role of immunodiagnosis. EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF IMMUNOLOGY 2012 Nov;42(11):2840–2843.

Herzmann C, Lange C, Schaberg T, Ernst M, Ehlers S. Immunological Evidence of Incipient Pulmonary Tuberculosis. JOURNAL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES 2012 Nov;206(10):1630–1631.

Heyckendorf J, Kalsdorf B, Herzmann C, Guenther G, Lange C. Tuberkulose: State of the art. Kompendium ... PNEUMOLOGIE 2012;6(1):39.

Pletz MW, Ewig S, Lange C, Welte T, Höffken G. Update Pneumonie / [Update pneumonia 2012]. DEUTSCHE MEDIZINISCHE WOCHENSCHRIFT 2012 Nov;137(44):2265–2284.

Falzon D, Gandhi N, Migliori GB, Sotgiu G, Cox H, Holtz TH, Hollm-Delgado MG, Keshavjee S, Deriemer K, Centis R, D’Ambrosio L, Lange C, Bauer M, Menzies D. Resistance to fluoroquinolones and second-line injectable drugs: impact on MDR-TB outcomes. Eur Respir J. 2013 Jul;42(1):156-68. doi: 10.1183/09031936.00134712. Epub 2012 Oct 25.

Chee CB-E, Sester M, Zhang W, Lange C. Diagnosis and treatment of latent infection with Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Respirology. 2013 Feb;18(2):205-16. doi: 10.1111/resp.12002. Review.

Ahuja SD, Ashkin D, Avendano M, Banerjee R, Bauer M, Bayona JN, Becerra MC, Benedetti A, Burgos M, Centis R, Chan ED, Chiang C-Y, Cox H, D’Ambrosio L, DeRiemer K, Dung NH, Enarson D, Falzon D, Flanagan K, Flood J, Garcia-Garcia ML, Gandhi N, Granich RM, Hollm-Delgado MG, Holtz TH, Iseman MD, Jarlsberg LG, Keshavjee S, Kim H-R, Koh W-J, Lancaster J, Lange C, De Lange WCM, Leimane V, Leung CC, Li J, Menzies D, Migliori GB, Mishustin SP, Mitnick CD, Narita M, O’Riordan P, Pai M, Palmero D, Park S, Pasvol G, Peña J, Pérez-Guzmán C, Quelapio MID, Ponce-de-Leon A, Riekstina V, Robert J, Royce S, Schaaf HS, Seung KJ, Shah L, Shim TS, Shin SS, Shiraishi Y, Sifuentes-Osornio J, Sotgiu G, Strand MJ, Tabarsi P, Tupasi TE, Van Altena R, Van der Walt M, Van der Werf TS, Vargas MH, Viiklepp P, Westenhouse J, Yew WW, Yim J-J, Collaborative Group for Meta-Analysis of Individual Patient Data in MDR-TB. Multidrug Resistant Pulmonary Tuberculosis Treatment Regimens and Patient Outcomes: An Individual Patient Data Meta-analysis of 9,153 Patients. PLOS MEDICINE 2012 Aug;9(8):e1001300. Open Access

Günther G, Heyckendorf J, Herzmann C, Lange C. Tuberkulose - Aktuelle Übersicht für die Klinik und Praxis / [Tuberculosis]. DEUTSCHE MEDIZINISCHE WOCHENSCHRIFT 2012 May;137(18):947–962.

Maertzdorf J, Weiner J 3rd, Mollenkopf H-J, Bauer T, Prasse A, Müller-Quernheim J, Kaufmann SHE. Common patterns and disease-related signatures in tuberculosis and sarcoidosis. PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES 2012 May;109(20):7853–8.

Bumbacea D, Arend SM, Eyuboglu F, Fishman JA, Goletti D, Ison MG, Jones CE, Kampmann B, Kotton CN, Lange C, Ljungman P, Milburn H, Morris MI, Muller E, Munoz P, Nellore A, Rieder HL, Sester U, Theodoropoulos N, Wagner D, Sester M. The risk of tuberculosis in transplant candidates and recipients: a TBNET consensus statement. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2012 Apr;40(4):990–1013.

Migliori GB, Zellweger JP, Abubakar I, Ibraim E, Caminero JA, De Vries G, D’Ambrosio L, Centis R, Sotgiu G, Menegale O, Kliiman K, Aksamit T, Cirillo DM, Danilovits M, Dara M, Dheda K, Dinh-Xuan AT, Kluge H, Lange C, Leimane V, Loddenkemper R, Nicod LP, Raviglione MC, Spanevello A, Thomsen VO, Villar M, Wanlin M, Wedzicha JA, Zumla A, Blasi F, Huitric E, Sandgren A, Manissero D. European Union Standards for Tuberculosis Care. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2012 Mar;39(4):807–819.

Migliori GB, Sotgiu G, D’Ambrosio L, Centis R, Lange C, Bothamley G, Cirillo DM, De Lorenzo S, Guenther G, Kliiman K, Muetterlein R, Spinu V, Villar M, Zellweger JP, Sandgren A, Huitric E, Manissero D. TB and MDR/XDR-TB in European Union and European Economic Area countries: managed or mismanaged? EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2012 Mar;39(3):619-625.

Schaberg T, Bauer T, Castell S, Dalhoff K, Detjen A, Diel R, Greinert U, Hauer B, Lange C, Magdorf K, Loddenkemper R. Empfehlungen zur Therapie, Chemoprävention und Chemoprophylaxe der Tuberkulose im Erwachsenen- und Kindesalter / Recommendations for Therapy, Chemoprevention and Chemoprophylaxis of Tuberculosis in Adults and Children German Central Committee against Tuberculosis (DZK), German Respiratory Society (DGP). Pneumologie 2012 Feb;66(03):133-171.

Toossi Z, Wu M, Rojas R, Kalsdorf B, Aung H, Hirsch CS, Walrath J, Wolbink A, van Ham M, Silver RF. Induction of Serine Protease Inhibitor 9 by Mycobacterium tuberculosis Inhibits Apoptosis and Promotes Survival of Infected Macrophages. JOURNAL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES 2012 Jan;205(1):144-151.

Bond E, Liang F, Sandgren KJ, Smed-Sörensen A, Bergman P, Brighenti S, Adams WC, Betemariam SA, Rangaka MX, Lange C, Wilkinson RJ, Andersson J, Loré K. Plasmacytoid dendritic cells infiltrate the skin in positive tuberculin skin test indurations. JOURNAL OF INVESTIGATIVE DERMATOLOGY 2012 Jan;132(1):114-123.

Books / Book Chapters 2012

Lange C, Migliori GB, editors. Tuberculosis. Sheffield: European Respiratory Society; 2012.

Kliiman K, Günther G, Altraja A. Chapter 9. TB drug resistance in low-incidence countries. In: Lange C / Migliori GB (ed.): Tuberculosis. Sheffield: European Respiratory Society; 2012 p. 111–123.

Caminero JA, Matteelli A, Lange C. Chapter 12. Treatment of TB. In: Lange C / Migliori GB (ed.): Tuberculosis. Sheffield: European Respiratory Society; 2012 p. 154–166.

Sester M, Bumbacea D, Duarte R, Lange C. Chapter 17. TB in the immunocompromised host. In: Lange C / Migliori GB (ed.): Tuberculosis. Sheffield: European Respiratory Society; 2012 p. 230–241.

Correspondence 2012

Sotgiu G, D’Ambrosio L, Centis R, Bothamley G, Cirillo DM, Lorenzo SD, Guenther G, Kliiman K, Muetterlein R, Spinu V, Villar M, Zellweger J-P, Sandgren A, Huitric E, Lange C, Manissero D, Migliori GB. Availability of anti-tuberculosis drugs in Europe. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2012 Aug;40(2):500–503.

2011

Lange C, Greinert U, Schaberg T. Therapie von pulmonalen Infektionen durch nicht-tuberkulöse Mykobakterien [Treatment of pulmonary infections due to nontuberculous mycobacteria ]. DER PNEUMOLOGE 2011 Nov;8(6):418-429.

Matthews K, Wilkinson KA, Kalsdorf B, Roberts T, Diacon A, Walzl G, Wolske J, Ntsekhe M, Syed F, Russell J, Mayosi BM, Dawson R, Dheda K, Wilkinson RJ, Hanekom WA, Scriba TJ. Predominance of interleukin-22 over interleukin-17 at the site of disease in human tuberculosis. TUBERCULOSIS 2011 Nov;91(6):587-593.

Jafari C, Kessler P, Sotgiu G, Ernst M, Lange C. Impact of an M. tuberculosis-specific interferon-γ release assay in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid for a rapid diagnosis of tuberculosis. JOURNAL OF INTERNAL MEDICINE 2011 Sep;270(3):254-62.

Uciechowski P, Imhoff H, Lange C, Meyer CG, Browne EN, Kirsten DK, Schröder AK, Schaaf B, Al-Lahham A, Reinert RR, Reiling N, Haase H, Hatzmann A, Fleischer D, Heussen N, Kleines M, Rink L. Susceptibility to tuberculosis is associated with TLR1 polymorphisms resulting in a lack of TLR1 cell surface expression. J. Leukoc. Biol. 2011 Aug;90(2):377-388.

Andresen E, Lange C, Strodthoff D, Goldmann T, Fischer N, Sahly H, Branscheid D, Heine H. S100A7/psoriasin expression in the human lung: unchanged in patients with COPD, but upregulated upon positive S. aureus detection. BMC PULMONARY MEDICINE 2011;11:10. Open Access

Andresen E, Günther G, Bullwinkel J, Lange C, Heine H. Increased expression of beta-defensin 1 (DEFB1) in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. PLoS ONE 2011 Jul;6(7):e21898. Open Access

Ahoua L, Guenther G, Rouzioux C, Pinoges L, Anguzu P, Taburet A-M, Balkan S, Olson DM, Olaro C, Pujades-Rodríguez M. Immunovirological response to combined antiretroviral therapy and drug resistance patterns in children: 1- and 2-year outcomes in rural Uganda. BMC PEDIATRICS 2011 Jul;11:67. Open Access

Herzmann C, Esser S, Lange C. [Infections with non-tuberculous mycobacteria in HIV-infected patients.]. DER HAUTARZT 2011 Apr;62(4):272-9.

Leung CC, Rieder HL, Lange C, Yew WW. Treatment of latent infection with Mycobacterium tuberculosis: update 2010. The European Respiratory Journal: Official Journal of the European Society for Clinical Respiratory Physiology 2011 Mar;37(3):690-711.

Yew WW, Lange C, Leung CC. Treatment of tuberculosis: update 2010. Eur. Respir. J 2011 Feb;37(2):441-462.

Diel R, Goletti D, Ferrara G, Bothamley G, Cirillo D, Kampmann B, Lange C, Losi M, Markova R, Migliori GB, Nienhaus A, Ruhwald M, Wagner D, Zellweger JP, Huitric E, Sandgren A, Manissero D. Interferon-{gamma} release assays for the diagnosis of latent Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection: a systematic review and meta-analysis. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2011 Jan;37(1):88-99.

Lange C, Rieder HL. Intention to test is intention to treat. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RESPIRATORY AND CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE 2011 Jan;183(1):3-4.

Sester M, Sotgiu G, Lange C, Giehl C, Girardi E, Migliori GB, Bossink A, Dheda K, Diel R, Dominguez J, Lipman M, Nemeth J, Ravn P, Winkler S, Huitric E, Sandgren A, Manissero D. Interferon-{gamma} release assays for the diagnosis of active tuberculosis: a systematic review and meta-analysis. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2011 Jan;37(1):100-111.

Correspondence 2011

Lange C, Sester M, Sotgiu G, Giehl C, Girardi E, Bossink A, Dheda K, Diel R, Dominguez J, Lipman M, Migliori G b., Nemeth J, Ravn P, Winkler S, Huitric E, Sandgren A, Manissero D. Interferon-γ release assays for diagnosis of active pleural tuberculosis: a developing world perspective. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2011;38(3):747 -748.

Villar M, Sotgiu G, D’Ambrosio L, Raymundo E, Fernandes L, Barbedo J, Diogo N, Lange C, Centis R, Migliori G b. Linezolid safety, tolerability and efficacy to treat multidrug- and extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2011;38(3):730 -733.

Raviglione M c., Lange C, Migliori G b. Preventing and managing antimicrobial resistance: imperative for chest physicians. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2011 May;37(5):978 -981.

Lange C, Rieder H, Sester M, Milburn H, Kampmann B, Migliori G b., Solovic I. Diagnosis of tuberculosis in patients with psoriasis: the need for a modified approach. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2011 Jul;38(1):232 -233.

Diel R, Goletti D, Lange C, Manissero D. Interferon-γ release assays for the diagnosis of latent Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2011 Nov;38(5):1238 -1239.

Sotgiu G, D’Ambrosio L, Centis R, Bothamley G, Cirillo D m., De Lorenzo S, Guenther G, Kliiman K, Muetterlein R, Spinu V, Villar M, Zellweger J p., Sandgren A, Huitric E, Lange C, Manissero D, Migliori G b. TB and M/XDR-TB infection control in European TB reference centres: the Achilles’ heel? EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2011 Nov;38(5):1221 -1223.

 

2010

Herzmann C, Smith C, Johnson MA, Byrne P, Terenghi G. A Prospective, Double Blind, Randomised, Placebo Controlled Trial Evaluating Acetyl-L-Carnitine (ALCAR) for the Prevention of Distal Symmetric Polyneuropathy in HIV Infected Individuals. JOURNAL OF AIDS & CLINICAL RESEARCH 2010 Dec;1(3):108.

Sester M, Giehl C, McNerney R, Kampmann B, Walzl G, Cuchi P, Wingfield C, Lange C, Migliori GB, Kritski AL, Meyerhans A, on behalf of the European Network for global cooperation in the field of AIDS and TB (EUCO-Net). Challenges and perspectives for improved management of HIV/Mycobacterium tuberculosis co-infection. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2010 Dec;36(6):1242-1247.

Solovic I, Sester M, Gomez-Reino JJ, Rieder HL, Ehlers S, Milburn HJ, Kampmann B, Hellmich B, Groves R, Schreiber S, Wallis RS, Sotgiu G, Schölvinck EH, Goletti D, Zellweger JP, Diel R, Carmona L, Bartalesi F, Ravn P, Bossink A, Duarte R, Erkens C, Clark J, Migliori GB, Lange C. The risk of tuberculosis related to TNF antagonist therapies: a TBNET consensus statement. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2010 Nov;36(5):1185-206.

Erkens CGM, Kamphorst M, Abubakar I, Bothamley GH, Chemtob D, Haas W, Migliori GB, Rieder HL, Zellweger J, Lange C. Tuberculosis contact investigation in low prevalence countries: a European consensus. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2010 Oct;36(4):925-949.

Lange C, Yew WW, Migliori GB, Raviglione M. The European Respiratory Journal targets tuberculosis. [Comment on: Eur Respir J. 2010 Oct;36(4):925-49]. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2010 Oct;36(4):714-715.

Miravitlles M, Ferrara G, Lange C, Dimopoulos G, Rohde G, Blasi F, Migliori GB. TB or not TB: update from the ERS Respiratory Infection Assembly 10. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2010 Sep;36(3):665-670.

Lange C, Bossink A, Eberhardt R, Goletti D, Jafari C, Latorre I, Kirsten D, Losi M, Migliori GB, Sotgiu G. Bronchoalveolar lavage immunodiagnosis for tuberculosis suspects in Europe and Africa. THORAX 2010 Sep;65(9):842.

Migliori GB, Sotgiu G, Lange C, Centis R. Extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis: back to the future. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2010 Sep;36(3):475-477.

Rodriguez B, Valdez H, Lange CG, Asaad R, Medvik K, Sieg SF. In vitro naïve T cell proliferation failure predicts poor post-immunization responses to neoantigen, but not recall antigens, in HIV-infection. CLINICAL IMMUNOLOGY 2010 Sep;136(3):400-408.

Strassburg A, Dalhoff K, Engelmann I, Ewig S, Herth F, Knobloch J, Rohde G, Sahly H, Schaaf B, Lange C. Infektionsdiagnostik in der Pneumologie Teil 3: Nachweis von Viren und Pilzen aus dem Tracheobronchialsystem: Infektion oder Kolonisation? / Diagnosis of Infections in Pneumology Part 3: Detection of Viral and Fungal Pathogens in the Tracheobronchial System: Infection or Colonisation?. PNEUMOLOGIE 2010 Aug;64(8):474-87.

Sotgiu G, Centis R, D'ambrosio L, De Lorenzo S, D'arcy Richardson M, Lange C, Manissero D, Migliori GB, for the TBNET MDR-TB project. Development of a standardised tool to survey MDR-/XDR-TB case management in Europe. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2010 Jul;36(1):208-211.

Krummel B, Strassburg A, Ernst M, Reiling N, Eker B, Rath H, Hoerster R, Wappler W, Glaewe A, Schoellhorn V, Sotgiu G, Lange C. Potential Role for IL-2 ELISpot in Differentiating Recent and Remote Infection in Tuberculosis Contact Tracing. PLOS ONE 2010 Jul;5(7):e11670. Open Access

Goletti D, Butera O, Vanini V, Lauria FN, Lange C, Franken KLMC, Angeletti C, Ottenhoff THM, Girardi E. Response to Rv2628 latency antigen associates with cured tuberculosis and remote infection. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2010 Jul;36(1):135-142.

Herzmann C, Günther G, Eker B, Lange C, Migliori GB. What about existing databases? DEUTSCHES ARZTEBLATT INTERNATIONAL 2010 Jun;107(24):435-436; author reply 436. Open Access

Fischer N, Schulz C, Stieler K, Hohn O, Lange C, Drosten C, Aepfelbacher M. Xenotropic Murine Leukemia Virus-related Gammaretrovirus in Respiratory Tract. EMERGING INFECTIOUS DISEASES 2010 Jun;16(6):1000-1002. Open Access

Strassburg A, Dalhoff K, Engelmann I, Ewig S, Herth FJ, Knobloch J, Rohde G, Sahly H, Schaaf B, Lange C. Infektionsdiagnostik in der Pneumologie Teil 2: Nachweis von bakteriellen Mikroorganismen aus dem Tracheobronchialsystem: Infektion oder Kolonisation?/ Diagnosis of Infections in Pneumology. Part II: Detection of Bacterial Microorganisma from the Tracheobronchial System: Infection or Colonisation? PNEUMOLOGIE 2010 May;64(5):291-9.

Migliori G, Centis R, Lange C, Richardson M, Sotgiu G. Emerging epidemic of drug-resistant tuberculosis in Europe, Russia, China, South America and Asia: current status and global perspectives. CURRENT OPINION IN PULMONARY MEDICINE 2010 May;16(3):171-179.

Herzmann C, Lange C. Nicht-tuberkulöse Mykobakteriosen bei der HIV-Infektion. DEUTSCHE MEDIZINISCHE WOCHENSCHRIFT 2010 May;135(23):1192-1197.

Strassburg A, Luers A, Dalhoff K. Decreased apoptosis of pulmonary PMN in COPD patients with community-acquired pneumonia. CLINICAL RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2010 Apr;4(2):111-119.

Sotgiu G, Centis R, Lange C, D'Ambrosio L, Guenther G, Spanevello A, Migliori GB. From the authors: Reply to Z. F. Udwadia: Assessment of linezolid efficacy and safety in MDR- and XDR-TB: an Indian perspective. Eur Respir J 2010; 35:936-938. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2010 Apr;35(4):938-940.

Sotgiu G, Centis R, Lange C, D'Ambrosio L, Guenther G, Spanevello A, Migliori G. Assessment of linezolid efficacy and safety in MDR- and XDR-TB: an Indian perspective. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2010 Apr;35(4):938-940.

Leidl L, Mayanja-Kizza H, Sotgiu G, Baseke J, Ernst M, Hirsch C, Goletti D, Toossi Z, Lange C. Relationship of immunodiagnostic assays for tuberculosis and numbers of circulating CD4+T-cells in HIV infection. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2010 Mar;35(3):619-626.

Lange C, Mori T. Advances in the diagnosis of tuberculosis. RESPIROLOGY 2010 Feb;15(2):220-240.

Lange C, Ernst M, Greinert U, Jafari C, Kalsdorf B, Strassburg A, Bossink A, Thijsen S, Benitez JAD, Latorre I, Goletti D, Richeldi L, Losi M, Eberhardt R, Winteroll S, Kirsten D, Migliori GB, Sotgiu G, For the Tuberculosis Network European Trialsgroup. Quantitative Pulmonary T-Cell Responses for the Diagnosis of Active Tuberculosis. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RESPIRATORY AND CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE 2010 Feb;181(3):289-a-290.

Joost I, Lange C, Seifert H. Mikrobiologisches Monitoring bei Ventilator-assoziierten Pneumonien auf Intensivstationen / [Microbiological monitoring of ventilator-associated pneumonia in an intensive care unit]. DEUTSCHE MEDIZINISCHE WOCHENSCHRIFT 2010 Feb;135(5):197-202.

Yew WW, Lange, C. Recent advances in the diagnosis of tuberculosis and infections with non-tuberculous mycobacteria. CHINA MEDICAL TRIBUNE 2010;(4):A12 I.

Kalsdorf B, Lange C. Tuberkulose - State of the Art. Kompendium ... PNEUMOLOGIE 2010;1:12-14.
Lange C, Wilkinson RJ. Vitamin D and Active Tuberculosis: A Futile Quest? AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RESPIRATORY AND CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE 2010 Jan;181(1):95.

Bookchapters 2010

Herzmann C, Lange C. Tuberkulose.  In: Hoffmann, Christian; Rockstroh, Jürgen (Hrsg.):  HIV 2010.  Hamburg: Medizin Fokus Verlag; 2010 p. 350-362.

Lange C, Herzmann C, Migliori G, Gori A. Tuberculosis.  In: Hoffmann, Christian; Rockstroh, Jürgen (ed.):  HIV 2010.  Hamburg: Medizin Fokus Verlag; 2010 p. 344-358.

Lange C, Lederman MM. Skin and Soft Tissue Infections.  In: Andreoli and Carpenter's Cecil essentials of Medicine / Thomas E. Andreoli et al. (ed.).  Philadelphia: Saunders Elsevier; 2010 p. 947-952.

Lange C, Lederman MM. Intra-Abdominal Abscess and Peritonitis.  In: Andreoli and Carpenter's Cecil essentials of Medicine / Thomas E. Andreoli et al. (ed.).  Philadelphia: Saunders Elsevier; 2010 p. 953-957.

Lange C, Lederman MM. Infectious Diarrhea.  In: Andreoli and Carpenter's Cecil essentials of Medicine / Thomas E. Andreoli et al. (ed.).  Philadelphia: Saunders Elsevier; 2010 p. 958-964.

Lange C, Lederman MM. Infections of the Urinary Tract.  In: Andreoli and Carpenter's Cecil essentials of Medicine / Thomas E. Andreoli et al. (ed.).  Philadelphia: Saunders Elsevier; 2010 p. 970-973.

Lange C, Lederman MM. Infections of the Lower Respiratory Tract.  In: Andreoli and Carpenter's Cecil essentials of Medicine / Thomas E. Andreoli et al. (ed.).  Philadelphia: Saunders Elsevier; 2010 p. 927-937.

Lange C, Lederman MM. Infections of the Head and Neck.  In: Andreoli and Carpenter's Cecil essentials of Medicine / Thomas E. Andreoli et al. (ed.).  Philadelphia: Saunders Elsevier; 2010 p. 921-926.

Lange C, Lederman MM. Infections Involving Bones and Joints.  In: Andreoli and Carpenter's Cecil essentials of Medicine / Thomas E. Andreoli et al. (ed.).  Philadelphia: Saunders Elsevier; 2010 p. 965-969.

 

2009

Migliori GB, D'Arcy Richardson M, Sotgiu G, Lange C. Multidrug-resistant and extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis in the West. Europe and United States: epidemiology, surveillance, and control. CLINICS IN CHEST MEDICINE 2009 Dec;30(4):637-665, vii.

Kalsdorf B, Scriba T, Wood K, Day C, Dheda K, Dawson R, Hanekom W, Lange C, Wilkinson R. HIV-1 Infection Impairs the Bronchoalveolar T-Cell Response to Mycobacteria. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RESPIRATORY AND CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE 2009 Dec;180(12):1262-1270.

Sotgiu G, Lange C, Richardson M, Matteelli A, Centis R, Eker B, Guenther G, Spanevello A, Migliori G. Comment on: Daily 300 mg dose of linezolid for the treatment of intractable multidrug-resistant and extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis. JOURNAL OF ANTIMICROBIAL CHEMOTHERAPY 2009 Oct;64(4):879-883.

Jafari C, Thijsen S, Sotgiu G, Goletti D, Benitez J, Losi M, Eberhardt R, Kirsten D, Kalsdorf B, Bossink A, Latorre I, Migliori G, Strassburg A, Winteroll S, Greinert U, Richeldi L, Ernst M, Lange C. Bronchoalveolar Lavage Enzyme-linked Immunospot for a Rapid Diagnosis of Tuberculosis A Tuberculosis Network European Trialsgroup Study. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RESPIRATORY AND CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE 2009 Oct;180(7):666-673.

Horster R, Kirsten D, Gaede K, Jafari C, Strassburg A, Greinert U, Kalsdorf B, Ernst M, Lange C. Antimycobacterial immune responses in patients with pulmonary sarcoidosis. CLINICAL RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2009 Oct;3(4):229-238.

Migliori G, Sotgiu G, Richardson M, Centis R, Facchini A, Guenther G, Spanevello A, Lange C. MDR-TB and XDR-TB: drug resistance and treatment outcomes. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2009 Sep;34(3):778-779.

Migliori G, Eker B, Richardson M, Sotgiu G, Zellweger J, Skrahina A, Ortmann J, Girardi E, Hoffmann H, Besozzi G, Bevilacqua N, Kirsten D, Centis R, Lange C. A retrospective TBNET assessment of linezolid safety, tolerability and efficacy in multidrug-resistant tuberculosis. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2009 Aug;34(2):387-393.

Hillemann D, Rüsch-Gerdes S, Greinert U. Epidemiologie und Therapie der mehrfachresistenten Tuberkulose. CHEMOTHERAPIE-JOURNAL 2009 Aug;18(4):119-125.

Migliori G, Sotgiu G, Richardson M, Centis R, Guenther G, Hoffmann H, Cirillo D, Toungossova O, Kliiman K, De Lorenzo S, Spanevello A, Lange C. Consensus Not Yet Reached on Key Drugs for Extensively Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis Treatment. CLINICAL INFECTIOUS DISEASES 2009 Jul;49(2):315-316.

Migliori G, Sotgiu G, Lange C, Macgregor-Skinner G. Defining priorities: swine-origin H1N1 and the MDR-TB epidemic. LANCET 2009 Jun;373(9681):2108-2108.
Lange C, Pai M, Drobniewski F, Migliori G. Interferon-gamma release assays for the diagnosis of active tuberculosis: sensible or silly? EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2009 Jun;33(6):1250-1253.

Wilkinson R, Lange C. Vitamin D and Tuberculosis New Light on a Potent Biologic Therapy? AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RESPIRATORY AND CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE 2009 May;179(9):740-742.

Mack U, Migliori G, Sester M, Rieder H, Ehlers S, Goletti D, Bossink A, Magdorf K, Holscher C, Kampmann B, Arend S, Detjen A, Bothamley G, Zellweger J, Milburn H, Diel R,

Ravn P, Cobelens F, Cardona P, Kan B, Solovic I, Duarte R, Cirillo D, Lange C. LTBI: latent tuberculosis infection or lasting immune responses to M. tuberculosis? A TBNET consensus statement. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2009 May;33(5):956-973.

Sotgiu G, Ferrara G, Matteelli A, Richardson M, Centis R, Ruesch-Gerdes S, Toungoussova O, Zellweger J, Spanevello A, Cirillo D, Lange C, Migliori G. Epidemiology and clinical management of XDR-TB: a systematic review by TBNET. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2009 Apr;33(4):871-881.

Sarrazin H, Wilkinson K, Andersson J, Rangaka M, Radler L, van Veen K, Lange C, Wilkinson R. Association between Tuberculin Skin Test Reactivity, the Memory CD4 Cell Subset, and Circulating FoxP3-Expressing Cells in HIV-Infected Persons. JOURNAL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES 2009 Mar;199(5):702-710.

Lange C. Infektionsdiagnostik in der Pneumologie. Answer / Reply from the Author. PNEUMOLOGIE 2009;63(6):352.

Bookchapters 2009

Herzmann C, Lange C. Tuberkulose.  In: Hoffmann, Christian; Rockstroh, Jürgen (Hrsg.):  HIV 2009.  Hamburg: Medizin Fokus Verlag; 2009 p. 377-390.

Lange C, Herzmann C, Migliori G, Gori A. Tuberculosis.  In: Hoffmann, Christian; Rockstroh, Jürgen (ed.):  HIV 2009.  Hamburg: Medizin Fokus Verlag; 2009

 

2008

Strassburg A, Rupp J, Herth FJF, Magnussen H, Zabel P, Lange C. Infektionsdiagnostik in der Pneumologie
Teil 1. Übersicht und Methoden / Infection diagnostics in pneumology. Part 1. Survey and methods. PNEUMOLOGIE 2008 Dec;62(12):730-743.

Kosters K, Nau R, Bossink A, Greiffendorf I, Jentsch M, Ernst M, Thijsen S, Hinks T, Lalvani A, Lange C. Rapid Diagnosis of CNS Tuberculosis by a T-Cell Interferon-gamma Release Assay on Cerebrospinal Fluid Mononuclear Cells. INFECTION 2008 Dec;36(6):597-600.

Jafari C, Lange C. Suttons's Law: Local Immunodiagnosis of Tuberculosis. INFECTION 2008 Dec;36(6):510-514.

Migliori G, Richardson M, Lange C. Of Blind Men and Elephants: Making Sense of Extensively Drug-resistant Tuberculosis. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RESPIRATORY AND CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE 2008 Nov;178(10):1000-1001.

Eker B, Ortmann J, Migliori G, Sotgiu G, Muetterlein R, Centis R, Hoffmann H, Kirsten D, Schaberg T, Ruesch-Gerdes S, Lange C. Multidrug- and Extensively Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis, Germany. EMERGING INFECTIOUS DISEASES 2008 Nov;14(11):1700-1706. Open Access

Goletti D, Carrara S, Stefania C, Butera O, Amicosante M, Ernst M, Sauzullo I, Vullo V, Cirillo D, Borroni E, Markova R, Drenska R, Dominguez J, Latorre I, Angeletti C,

Navarra A, Petrosillo N, Lauria FN, Ippolito G, Migliori GB, Lange C, Girardi E. Accuracy of immunodiagnostic tests for active tuberculosis using single and combined results: a multicenter TBNET-Study. PLOS ONE 2008 Oct;3(10):e3417. Open Access

Bothamley G, Ditiu L, Migliori G, Lange C. Active case finding of tuberculosis in Europe: a Tuberculosis Network European Trials Group (TBNET) survey. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2008 Oct;32(4):1023-1030.

Jafari C, Ernst M, Lange C. Local immunodiagnosis of pulmonary TB: ELISPOT or flow cytometry, PPD or ESAT-6? Reply. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2008 Aug;32(2):532-533.

Andresen E, Bullwinkel J, Lange C, Heine H. Promoter methylation status is changed with altered DEFB1 gene expression in COPD. WIENER KLINISCHE WOCHENSCHRIFT 2008 Aug;120:38-38.

Lange CG, Müller-Quernheim J. Transvertebrale Ventilation / [Transvertebral Ventilation]. PNEUMOLOGIE 2008 Jul;62(7):397.

Thomas M, Hinks T, Raghuraman S, Ramalingam N, Ernst M, Nau R, Lange C, Kosters K, Gnanamuthu C, John G, Marshall B, Lalvani A. Rapid diagnosis of Mycobacterium tuberculosis meningitis by enumeration of cerebrospinal fluid antigen-specific T-cells. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF TUBERCULOSIS AND LUNG DISEASE 2008 Jun;12(6):651-657.

Migliori G, Lange C, Centis R, Sotgiu G, Mutterlein R, Hoffmann H, Kliiman K, De laco G, Lauria F, Richardson M, Spanevello A, Cirillo D. Resistance to second-line injectables and treatment outcomes in multidrug-resistant and extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis cases. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2008 Jun;31(6):1155-1159.

Strassburg A, Jafari C, Ernst M, Lotz W, Lange C. Rapid diagnosis of pulmonary TB by BAL enzyme-linked immunospot assay in an immunocompromised host. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2008 May;31(5):1132-1135.

Kalsdorf B, Strassburg A, Greinert U, Lotz J, Lange C. Klinik und Diagnose der Tuberkulose / [Clinical features and diagnosis of tuberculosis]. PNEUMOLOGIE 2008 May;62(5):284-294.

Migliori G, Lange C, Girardi E, Centis R, Besozzi G, Kliiman K, Codecasa L, Spanevello A, Cirillo D. Fluoroquinolones: are they essential to treat multidrug resistant tuberculosis? EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2008 Apr;31(4):904-905.

Hörster R, Kalsdorf B, Jafari C, Greinert U, Ernst M, Lange C. Diagnose der Tuberkulose in der klinischen Praxis - Aktuelle Übersicht relevanter Methoden. DER KLINIKARZT 2008 Apr;37(4):175-181.

Migliori G, Lange C, Girardi E, Centis R, Besozzi G, Kliiman K, Ortmann J, Matteelli A, Spanevello A, Cirillo D. Extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis is worse than multidrug-resistant tuberculosis: Different methodology and settings, same results. CLINICAL INFECTIOUS DISEASES 2008 Mar;46(6):958-959.

Migliori GB, Centis R, Lange C, Matteelli A, Cirillo D. Tuberculosis, one disease, many faces. MONALDI ARCHIVE FOR CHEST DISEASE 2008 Mar;69(1):2-4.

Wagner D, Horster R, Lange B, Lange C. Stellenwert der T-Zell-Interferon-?-Sekretionstests in der Tuberkulosediagnostik / [T-cell interferon-gamma-release assays for the diagnosis of latent and active tuberculosis]. DEUTSCHE MEDIZINISCHE WOCHENSCHRIFT 2008 Feb;133(8):354-357.

Scriba T, Kalsdorf B, Abrahams D, Isaacs F, Hofmeister J, Black G, Hassan H, Wilkinson R, Walzl G, Gelderbloem S, Mahomed H, Hussey G, Hanekom W. Distinct, specific

IL-17- and IL-22-producing CD4(+) T cell subsets contribute to the human anti-mycobacterial immune response. JOURNAL OF IMMUNOLOGY 2008 Feb;180(3):1962-1970.

Lange C, Grobusth M, Wagner D. Extensiv-resistente Tuberkulose (XDR-TB) / [Extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis]. DEUTSCHE MEDIZINISCHE WOCHENSCHRIFT 2008 Feb;133(8):374-376.

Jafari C, Ernst M, Strassburg A, Greinert U, Kalsdorf B, Kirsten D, Lange C. Local immunodiagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis by enzyme-linked immunospot. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2008 Feb;31(2):261-265.

Migliori G, Lange C, Centis R, Sotgiu G, Mutterlein R, Hoffmann H, Kliiman K, De Iaco G, Lauria F, Richardson M, Spanevello A, Cirillo D, TBNET Study Group. Resistance to second-line injectables and treatment outcomes in multidrug-resistant and extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis cases. PNEUMOLOGIA : revista Societa¸tii Române de Pneumologie 2008;57(3):169-170.

Bookchapters 2008

Schieferstein C, Lange C. Tuberkulose.  In: Hoffmann, Christian; Rockstroh, Jürgen; Kamps, Bernd S. [Hrsg.]: HIV.NET 2008.  Wuppertal: Steinhäuser Verlag; 2008

Lange C, Greinert U. Nicht-tuberkulöse Mykobakterien.  In: Matthys, Heinrich; Seeger, Werner (Hrsg.): Klinische Pneumologie.  Heidelberg: Springer; 2008 p. 351-365.

Lange C, Greinert U, Zabel P. Tuberkulose.  In: Matthys, Heinrich; Seeger, Werner (Hrsg.): Klinische Pneumologie.  Heidelberg: Springer; 2008 p. 351-365.

 

2007

Losi M, Bossink A, Codecasa L, Jafari C, Ernst M, Thijsen S, Cirillo D, Ferrarese M, Greinert U, Fabbri L, Richeldi L, Lange C. Use of a T-cell interferon-gamma release assay for the diagnosis of tuberculous pleurisy. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2007 Dec;30(6):1173-1179.

Greinert U, Hillemann D, Lange C, Richter E. Antibiotika-resistente Tuberkulose / Antibiotic drug-resistant tuberculosis. MEDIZINISCHE KLINIK 2007 Dec;102(12):957-966.

Greinert U, Lange C. Pulmonale Erkrankungen durch nichttuberkulöse Mykobakterien. DER PNEUMOLOGE 2007 Nov;4(6):409-423.

Migliori G, Besozzi G, Girardi E, Kliiman K, Lange C, Toungoussova O, Ferrara G, Cirillo D, Gori A, Matteelli A, Spanevello A, Codecasa L, Raviglione M. Clinical and operational value of the extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis definition. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2007 Oct;30(4):623-626.

Lange C, Hellmich B, Ernst M, Ehlers S. Rapid immunodiagnosis of tuberculosis in a woman receiving anti-TNF therapy. NATURE CLINICAL PRACTICE RHEUMATOLOGY 2007 Sep;3(9):528-534.

Strassburg A, Jafari C, Greinert U, Lange C. Klinische Diagnostik der pulmonalen Tuberkulose / Clinical diagnostics of pulmonary tuberculosis. MEDIZINISCHE KLINIK 2007 Aug;102(8):665-675.

Lange C, Jafari C, Lalvani A. Rapid diagnosis of smear-negative tuberculosis by bronchoalveolar lavage enzyme-linked immunospot. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RESPIRATORY AND CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE 2007 Aug;176(3):317-317.

Lange C. Highlights der Tuberkulose-Literatur 2006. PNEUMOLOGIE 2007 Aug;61(8):518-521.

Migliori G, Ortmann J, Girardi E, Besozzi G, Lange C, Cirillo D, Ferrarese M, De Iaco G, Gori A, Raviglione M. Extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis, Italy and Germany. EMERGING INFECTIOUS DISEASES 2007 May;13(5):780-782. Open Access

Hoffmann C, Ernst M, Meyer P, Wolf E, Rosenkranz T, Plettenberg A, Stoehr A, Horst H, Marienfeld K, Lange C. Evolving characteristics of toxoplasmosis in patients infected with human immunodeficiency virus-1: clinical course and Toxoplasma gondii-specific immune responses. CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY AND INFECTION 2007 May;13(5):510-515.

Greinert U, Jafari C, Zabel P, Lange C. Therapie der Tuberkulose. DER PNEUMOLOGE 2007 May;4(3):175-186.

Book Chapters 2007

Lange C, Schieferstein C, Toossi Z, Gori A. Tuberculosis.  In: Hoffmann C, Rockstroh JK, Kamps BS: HIV Medicine 2007.  Paris, Cagliari, Wuppertal: Flying Publisher; 2007 p. 416-432. Available from: http://hivmedicine.com/hivmedicine2007.pdf

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