Prof. Dr.
Christoph Viebahn   

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Prof. Dr. Christoph Viebahn


Hassan W, Viebahn C (2017)
A correlative study of the allantois in pig and rabbit highliting the diversity of extraembryonic tissues in four mammmalian species, including mouse and man. Journal of morphology/Wistar Institute of Anatomy and Biology 278(5):600-620.

Sydow HG, Pieper T, Viebahn C, Tsikolia N (2017)
An early chick embryo culture device for extended continuous observation. Methods Mol Biol 1650:309-317.

Schröder SS, Tsikolia N, Weizbauer A,Hue I, Viebahn C(2016)
Paraxial Nodal Expression Reveals a Novel Conserved Structure of the Left-Right Organizer in Four Mammalian Species. Cells Tissues Organs. 2016; 201(2):77-87 doi:10.1159/000440951. Epub 2016 Jan 8.

Stankova V, Tsikolia N, Viebahn C (2015)
Rho kinase activity controls directional cell movements during primitive streak formation in the rabbit. DEVELOPMENT (in print), doi:10.1242/dev.111583.

Otto A, Pieper T, Viebahn C, Tsikolia N (2014)
Early left-right asymmetries during axial morphogenesis in the chick embryo. GENESIS, 52(6): 614-25.

Hue I, Degrelle SA, and Viebahn C (2013)
Analysis of molecular markers for staging peri-gastrulating bovine embryos.
Methods Mol Biol. 2013;1074:125-35. doi: 10.1007/978-1-62703-628-3_10.

Kilic N, Feldhaus S, Kilic E, Tennstedt P, Wicklein D, von Wasielewski R, Viebahn C, Kreipe H, Schumacher U (2010)
Brachyury expression predicts poor prognosis at early stages of colorectal cancer. Eur J Cancer (in press)

Hassoun R, Schwartz P, Rath D, Viebahn C, Männer J (2010)
Germ layer differentiation during early hindgut and cloaca formation in rabbit and pig embryos. J Anat. 217: 665-78

Püschel B, Daniel N, Bitzer E, Blum M, Renard JP, Viebahn C (2010)
The rabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculus): a model for mammalian reproduction and early embryology.
Cold Spring Harb Protoc. 2010 Jan;2010(1):pdb.emo139.

Hassoun, R., Püschel, B., and Viebahn, C. (2009)
Sox17 expression patterns during gastrulation and early neurulation in the rabbit suggest two sources of endoderm formation. Cells Tissues Organs 191: 68-83.

Gros, J., Feistel, K., Viebahn, C., Blum, B., and Tabin, C.J. (2009)
Cell Movements at Hensen’s Node Establish Left/Right Asymmetric Gene Expression in the Chick.
Science 324: 941-4.

Reupke, T., Püschel, B., and Viebahn, C. (2009)
Tracing and ablation of single cells in the mammalian blastocyst using fluorescent DNA staining and multi-photon laser microscopy.
Histochem Cell Biol 131: 521-530.

Kalus, I., Salmen, B., Viebahn, C., von Figura, K., Schmitz, D., D′Hooge, R., and Dierks, T. (2009)
Differential Involvement of the Extracellular 6-O-Endosulfatases Sulf1 and Sulf2 in Brain Development and Neuronal and Behavioral Plasticity.
J Cell Mol Med 13: 4505-21.

Driesen, R.B., Verheyen, F.K., Schaart, G., de Maziere, A., Viebahn, C., Prinzen, F.W., Lenders, M.H., Debie, W., Totzeck, A., Borgers, M., and Ramaekers, F.C. (2008)
Cardiotin localization in mitochondria of cardiomyocytes in vivo and in vitro and its down-regulation during dedifferentiation.
Cardiovasc Pathol 18: 19-27.

Blomberg LA, Hashizume K, Viebahn C (2008)
Blastocyst elongation, trophoblastic, and embryonic differentiation.
Reproduction 135: 181-95.

Beckers A, Alten L, Viebahn C, Andre P, Gossler A (2007)
The mouse homeobox gene Noto regulates node morphogenesis, notochordal ciliogenesis, and left right patterning.
Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 104: 15765-70, Epub 2007 Sep 20.

Denker HW, Behr R, Henneweer C., Viebahn C, Thie M (2007)
Epithelial-mesenchymal transition in rhesus monkey embryonic stem cell colonies: a model for processes involved in gastrulation?
Cells Tissues Organs 185: 48-50

Blum M, Andre P, Muders K, Schweickert A, Fischer A, Bitzer E, Bogusch S, Beyer T, van Straaten H, Viebahn, C (2006)
Ciliation and gene expression distinguish between node and posterior notochord in the mammalian embryo.
Differentiation 75:133-46

Behr R, Henneweer C, Viebahn C, Denker HW, Thie M (2005)
Epithelial-mesenchymal transition in colonies of rhesus monkey embryonic stem cells: A model for processes involved in gastrulation.
Stem Cells 23: 805-16

Püschel B, Demus U, Viebahn C (2005).
Subcellular characterization of the primordial germ cell antigen PG2 in adult oocytes.
Histochem Cell Biol 124: 275-84

Idkowiak, J., G. Weisheit, C. Viebahn (2004).
Hypoblast controls mesoderm generation and axial patterning in the gastrulating rabbit embryo.
Dev Genes Evol 214: 591-605

Viebahn, C. (2004).
Gastrulation in the rabbit.
In: Stern CDS (ed.) Gastrulation. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press, Cold Spring Harbor, NY, USA, p263-274

Idkowiak, J., G. Weisheit, C. Viebahn (2004).
Polarisation in the rabbit embryo.
Sem Cell Dev Biol 15: 607-617

Dermietzel R, Viebahn C, (2003)
Kapitel "Allgemeine Entwicklungslehre".
In: Drenckhahn D (Hrsg) Benninghoff, Anatomie, 16. Auflage, Urban & Fischer, München, p209-230

Viebahn C, Wartenberg H (2003)
Kapitel "Entwicklung der Harn- und Genitalorgane".
In: Drenckhahn D (Hrsg) Benninghoff, Anatomie, 16. Auflage, Urban & Fischer, München, p732-749

Franken S, Junghans U, Rosslenbroich V, Baader SL, Hoffmann R, Gieselmann V, Viebahn C, Kappler J.
Collapsin response mediator proteins of neonatal rat brain interact with chondroitin sulfate.
J Biol Chem. 2003 Jan 31;278(5):3241-50.

Fischer A, Viebahn C, Blum M.
FGF8 acts as a right determinant during establishment of the left-right axis in the rabbit.
Curr Biol. 2002 Oct 29;12(21):1807-16.

Weisheit G, Mertz D, Schilling K, Viebahn C.
An efficient in situ hybridization protocol for multiple tissue sections and probes on miniaturized slides.
Dev Genes Evol. 2002 Sep;212(8):403-6.

Ricken AM, Viebahn C.
Stage-specific expression of the mitochondrial germ cell epitope PG2 during postnatal differentiation of rabbit germ cells.
Biol Reprod. 2002 Jul;67(1):196-203.

Junghans U, Franken S, Pommer A, Muller HW, Viebahn C, Kappler J.
A monoclonal antibody against a neuron-specific 65-kDa protein with laminar expression in the developing cerebral cortex.
Histochem Cell Biol. 2002 Apr;117(4):317-25.

Viebahn C, Stortz C, Mitchell SA, Blum M.
Low proliferative and high migratory activity in the area of Brachyury expressing mesoderm progenitor cells in the gastrulating rabbit embryo.
Development. 2002 May;129(10):2355-65.

Wartenberg H, Ihmer A, Schwarz S, Miething A, Viebahn C.
Mitotic arrest of female germ cells during prenatal oogenesis. A colcemid-like, non-apoptotic cell death.
Anat Embryol (Berl). 2001 Nov;204(5):421-35.

Rex-Mathes M, Werner S, Strutas D, Griffith LS, Viebahn C, Thelen K, Schmitz B.
O-GlcNAc expression in developing and ageing mouse brain.
Biochimie. 2001 Jul;83(7):583-90.

Milde S, Viebahn C, Kirchner C.
Proteolipid protein 2 mRNA is expressed in the rabbit embryo during gastrulation.
Mech Dev. 2001 Aug;106(1-2):129-32.

Hue I, Renard JP, Viebahn C.
Brachyury is expressed in gastrulating bovine embryos well ahead of implantation.
Dev Genes Evol. 2001 Mar;211(3):157-9.

Viebahn C.
Hensen's node.
Genesis. 2001 Feb;29(2):96-103. Review.

Knoetgen H, Teichmann U, Wittler L, Viebahn C, Kessel M.
Anterior neural induction by nodes from rabbits and mice.
Dev Biol. 2000 Sep 15;225(2):370-80.

Schafer-Haas A, Viebahn C.
The term cell epitope PG-2 is expressed in primordial germ cells and in hypoblast cells of the gastrulating rabbit embryo.
Anat Embryol (Berl). 2000 Jul;202(1):13-23.

Liptau H, Viebahn C.
Expression patterns of gap junctional proteins connexin 32 and 43 suggest new communication compartments in the gastrulating rabbit embryo.
Differentiation. 1999 Dec;65(4):209-19.

Viebahn C.
The anterior margin of the mammalian gastrula: comparative and phylogenetic aspects of its role in axis formation and head induction.
Curr Top Dev Biol. 1999;46:63-103. Review.

Campione M, Steinbeisser H, Schweickert A, Deissler K, van Bebber F, Lowe LA, Nowotschin S, Viebahn C, Haffter P, Kuehn MR, Blum M.
The homeobox gene Pitx2: mediator of asymmetric left-right signaling in vertebrate heart and gut looping.
Development. 1999 Mar;126(6):1225-34.

Knoetgen H, Viebahn C, Kessel M.
Head induction in the chick by primitive endoderm of mammalian, but not avian origin.
Development. 1999 Feb;126(4):815-25.

Peeters MC, Viebahn C, Hekking JW, van Straaten HW.
Neurulation in the rabbit embryo.
Anat Embryol (Berl). 1998 Mar;197(3):167-75.

Viebahn C, Miething A, Wartenberg H.
Primordial germ cells of the rabbit are specifically recognized by a monoclonal antibody labelling the perimitochondrial cytoplasm.
Histochem Cell Biol. 1998 Jan;109(1):49-58.

Viebahn C, Lane EB, Ramaekers FC.
Cytoskeleton gradients in three dimensions during neurulation in the rabbit.
J Comp Neurol. 1995 Dec 11;363(2):235-48.

van der Loop FT, Schaart G, Langmann H, Ramaekers FC, Viebahn C.
Rearrangement of intercellular junctions and cytoskeletal proteins during rabbit myocardium development.
Eur J Cell Biol. 1995 Sep;68(1):62-9.

Viebahn C, Mayer B, Hrabe de Angelis M.
Signs of the principle body axes prior to primitive streak formation in the rabbit embryo.
Anat Embryol (Berl). 1995 Aug;192(2):159-69.

Viebahn C, Mayer B, Miething A.
Morphology of incipient mesoderm formation in the rabbit embryo: a light- and retrospective electron-microscopic study.
Acta Anat (Basel). 1995;154(2):99-110.

Viebahn C.
Epithelio-mesenchymal transformation during formation of the mesoderm in the mammalian embryo.
Acta Anat (Basel). 1995;154(1):79-97. Review.

Viebahn C.
Telling the truth.
Lancet. 1994 Jul 16;344(8916):196. No abstract available.

Kasper M, Viebahn C.
Cytokeratin expression and early lens development.
Anat Embryol (Berl). 1992 Aug;186(3):285-90.

van der Loop FT, Schaart G, Langmann W, Ramaekers FC, Viebahn C.
Expression and organization of muscle specific proteins during the early developmental stages of the rabbit heart.
Anat Embryol (Berl). 1992;185(5):439-50.
PMID: 1567020 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Aumuller G, Schulze C, Viebahn C.
Intermediate filaments in Sertoli cells.
Microsc Res Tech. 1992 Jan 1;20(1):50-72. Review.

Wartenberg H, Kinsky I, Viebahn C, Schmolke C.
Fine structural characteristics of testicular cord formation in the developing rabbit gonad.
J Electron Microsc Tech. 1991 Oct;19(2):133-57.

Viebahn C.
Correlation between differences in the structure of dendrite bundles and cytoarchitectonic patterns in the cerebral cortex of the rabbit.
J Hirnforsch. 1990;31(5):645-52.

Viebahn C, Lane EB, Ramaekers FC.
Vimentin and keratin are expressed in the neurogenic tissue of the rabbit embryo during primary neurulation.
Acta Histochem Suppl. 1990;38:139-43.

Schaart G, Viebahn C, Langmann W, Ramaekers F.
Desmin and titin expression in early postimplantation mouse embryos. Development. 1989 Nov;107(3):585-96.

Viebahn C, Luttenberg HP.
A modified anti-roll plate as a remedy for the ill-effects of electrical charge during cryosectioning.
J Histochem Cytochem. 1989 Jul;37(7):1157-60.

Viebahn C, Lane EB, Ramaekers FC.
Keratin and vimentin expression in early organogenesis of the rabbit embryo.
Cell Tissue Res. 1988 Sep;253(3):553-62.

Viebahn C, Lane EB, Ramaekers FC.
The mesonephric (wolffian) and paramesonephric (mullerian) ducts of golden hamsters express different intermediate-filament proteins during development.
Differentiation. 1987;34(3):175-88.

Schmolke C, Viebahn C.
Dendrite bundles in lamina II/III of the rabbit neocortex.
Anat Embryol (Berl). 1986;173(3):343-8.