Ulf H Beier

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Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Department: Pediatrics
Graduate Group Affiliations

Contact information
Abramson Research Center, Room 916-C
3615 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: (215) 590 2449
Fax: (215) 590 7385
Lab: (267) 426 5407
Dr. med.
Christian Albrechts University of Kiel, Germany, 2004.
Christian Albrechts University of Kiel, Germany, 2004.
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Selected Publications

Wang L, Liu Y, Beier UH, Han R, Bhatti TR, Akimova T, Hancock WW.: Foxp3+ T-regulatory cells require DNA methyltransferase 1 expression to prevent development of lethal autoimmunity. Blood 121(18): 3631-9, May 2013.

Liu Y, Wang L, Bao C, Beier UH, Han R, Xiao H, Brindle PK, Hancock WW: Essential Role of CBP In Maintaining Foxp3 Stability During Inflammatory Events. Am J Transplant 13((Suppl 5)), 2013.

Hancock WW, Beier UH, Angelin A, Akimova T, Liu Y, Han R, Wang L, Sims CA, Baur JA, Wallace DC: Central role of mitochondrial energy metabolism in Foxp3+ Treg function and allograft survival. Cell Symposia Immunometabolism: from Mechanisms to Therapy 2013.

Beier UH, Tatiana A, Xiao H, Sims CA, Angelin A, Wang L, Liu Y, Baur JA, Wallace DC, Hancock WW: Central Role of Mitochondrial Energy Metabolism in Foxp3+ Treg Cell Function and Allograft Survival. Am J Transplant 13((Suppl 5)), 2013.

Beier Ulf H, Wang Liqing, Hancock Wayne W: Combination of isoform-selective histone/protein deacetylase inhibitors improves Foxp3+ T-regulatory cell function. Cell cycle 11(18), Aug 2012.

Beier Ulf H, Wang Liqing, Han Rongxiang, Akimova Tatiana, Liu Yujie, Hancock Wayne W: Histone deacetylases 6 and 9 and sirtuin-1 control Foxp3+ regulatory T cell function through shared and isoform-specific mechanisms. Science signaling 5(229): ra45, Jun 2012.

Beier UH, Koike MA, Angelin A, Akimova T, Wang L, Hancock SA, Liu Y, Wallace DC, Hancock WW: Key Role of Histone Deacetylase-6 (HDAC6) and Sirtuin-1 (Sirt1) in Control of Mitochondrial Functions in Foxp3+ T-Regulatory (Treg) Cells. Am J Transplant 12((Suppl 3)): 138, May 2012.

Hancock Wayne W, Akimova Tatiana, Beier Ulf H, Liu Yujie, Wang Liqing: HDAC inhibitor therapy in autoimmunity and transplantation. Annals of the rheumatic diseases 71 Suppl 2: i46-54, Apr 2012.

Akimova Tatiana, Beier Ulf H, Liu Yujie, Wang Liqing, Hancock Wayne W: Histone/protein deacetylases and T-cell immune responses. Blood 119(11): 2443-51, Mar 2012.

Hancock WW, Levine MH, Beier UH, Wang L, Simmons RA, Sasson I and Akimova T: Obesity Impairs Foxp3+ Treg Cell Function in Clinical Allograft Recipients. J Am Soc Nephrol 23(Abstract Supplement), 2012.

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