Benutzerspezifische Werkzeuge


Journal articles


  1. Eisenhofer G, Lattke P, Herberg M, Siegert G, Qin N, Därr R, Hoyer J, Villringer A, Prejbisz A, Januszewicz A, Remaley A, Martucci V, Pacak K, Ross HA, Sweep FC, Lenders JW. Reference intervals for plasma free metanephrines with an age adjustment for normetanephrine for optimized laboratory testing of phaeochromocytoma.
    Ann Clin Biochem. 2012 Oct 12. PMID: 23065528
  2. Eisenhofer G, Lenders JW, Siegert G, Bornstein SR, Friberg P, Milosevic D, Mannelli M, Linehan WM, Adams K, Timmers HJ, Pacak K. Plasma methoxytyramine: a novel biomarker of metastatic pheochromocytoma and paraganglioma in relation to established risk factors of tumour size, location and SDHB mutation status. Eur J Cancer. 2012 Jul;48(11):1739-49. Epub 2011 Oct 28.
    PMID: 22036874
  3. Mannelli M, Lenders JW, Pacak K, Parenti G, Eisenhofer G. Subclinical phaeochromocytoma. Best Pract Res Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2012 Aug;26(4):507-15. doi: 10.1016/j.beem.2011.10.008. Epub 2012 May 22.
    PMID: 22863392
  4. Eisenhofer G, Schott M, Bornstein S. Pheochromocytoma and paraganglioma: recent progress and new vistas for improved patient care. Horm Metab Res. 2012 May;44(5):325-7. Epub 2012 May 7. PMID: 22566193
  5. Timmers HJ, Chen CC, Carrasquillo JA, Whatley M, Ling A, Eisenhofer G, King KS, Rao JU, Wesley RA, Adams KT, Pacak K.
    Staging and functional characterization of pheochromocytoma and paraganglioma by 18F-Fluorodeoxyglucose (18F-FDG) Positron Emission Tomography. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2012 Apr 18. [Epub ahead of print],
  6. Vukicevic V, Schmid J, Hermann A, Lange S, Qin N, Gebauer L, Chung KF, Ravens U, Eisenhofer G, Storch A, Ader M, Bornstein SR, Ehrhart-Bornstein M.
    Differentiation of chromaffin progenitor cells to dopaminergic neurons.
    Cell Transplant. 2012 Apr 10. [Epub ahead of print]
  7. Burnichon N, Cascon A, Schiavi F, Paes Morales N, Comino-Mendez I, Abermil
    N, Inglada-Perez L, de Cubas AA, Amar L, Barontini MB, Bernaldo de Quiros S,
    Bertherat J, Bignon YJ, Blok MJ, Bobisse S, Borrego S, Castellano M, Chanson
    P, Chiara MD, Corssmit EP, Giacche M, de Krijger RR, Ercolino T, Girerd X,
    Gomez-Garcia EB, Gomez-Grana A, Guilhem I, Hes F, Honrado E, Korpershoek E,
    Lenders JW, Leton R, Mensenkamp AR, Merlo A, Mori L, Murat A, Pierre P,
    Plouin PF, Prodanov T, Quesada-Charneco M, Qin N, Rapizzi E, Raymond V,
    Reisch N, Roncador G, Ruiz-Ferrer M, Schillo F, Stegmann AP, Suarez C,
    Taschin E, Timmers HJ, Tops C, Urioste M, Beuschlein F, Pacak K, Mannelli M,
    Dahia PL, Opocher G, Eisenhofer G, Gimenez-Roqueplo AP, Robledo M.
    MAX mutations cause hereditary and sporadic pheochromocytoma and
    Clin Cancer Res. 2012 Mar 27. [Epub ahead of print]
    PMID: 22452945,
  8. Eisenhofer G, Tischler AS, de Krijger RR.
    Diagnostic tests and biomarkers for pheochromocytoma and extra-adrenal paraganglioma: From routine laboratory methods to disease stratification.
    Endocr Pathol. 2012 Mar;23(1):4-14.
  9. Eisenhofer G, Vocke CD, Elkahloun A, Huynh TT, Prodanov T, Lenders JW,
    Timmers HJ, Benhammou JN, Linehan WM, Pacak K.
    Genetic Screening for von Hippel-Lindau Gene Mutations in Non-syndromic
    Pheochromocytoma: Low Prevalence and False-positives or Misdiagnosis
    Indicate a Need for Caution.
    Horm Metab Res. 2012 Mar 21. [Epub ahead of print]
    PMID: 22438210,
  10. Willenberg HS, Gruber M, Eisenhofer G, Bornstein SR.
    [Endocrine hypertension: new aspects and developments].
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr. 2012 Mar;137(13):627-30. Epub 2012 Mar 20. German.
    PMID: 22434168,
  11. Vukicevic V, Rubin de Celis MF, Diaz-Valencia G, Bornstein SR, Ehrhart-Bornstein M.
    Modulation of Dopaminergic Neuronal Differentiation from Sympathoadrenal Progenitors.
    J Mol Neurosci. 2012 Mar 25.
  12. Saha S, Graessler J, Schwarz PE, Goettsch C, Bornstein SR, Kopprasch S. Modified high-density lipoprotein modulates aldosterone release through scavenger receptors via extra cellular signal-regulated kinase and Janus kinase-dependent pathways. Mol Cell Biochem 2012 Mar 1.
  13. Martiniova, L., S. Cleary, E. W. Lai, D. O. Kiesewetter, J. Seidel, L. F. Dawson, J. K. Phillips, et al. 2012. Usefulness of [(18)F]-DA and [(18)F]-DOPA for PET imaging in a mouse model of pheochromocytoma. Nuclear Medicine and Biology 39 (2) (Feb): 215-26. 
  14. Lenders, J. W. 2012. Pheochromocytoma and pregnancy: A deceptive connection. European Journal of Endocrinology / European Federation of Endocrine Societies 166 (2) (Feb): 143-50.
  15. Eisenhofer, G. 2012. Screening for pheochromocytomas and paragangliomas. Curr Hypertens Rep. 2012 Apr;14(2):130-7.
  16. Bornstein, S. R., M. Ehrhart-Bornstein, A. Androutsellis-Theotokis, G. Eisenhofer, V. Vukicevic, J. Licinio, M. L. Wong, et al. 2012. Chromaffin cells: The peripheral brain. Molecular Psychiatry (Jan 17).

  17. Eisenhofer G, Lenders J. Rapid circulatory clearances and half-lives of plasma free metanephrines. Clin Endocrinol (Oxf). 2012 Sep;77(3):484-5. PMID: 22247966


  1. Chung, K. F., N. Qin, A. Androutsellis-Theotokis, S. R. Bornstein, and M. Ehrhart-Bornstein. 2011. Effects of dehydroepiandrosterone on proliferation and differentiation of chromaffin progenitor cells. Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology 336 (1-2) (Apr 10): 141-8.
  2. Darr, R., G. Eisenhofer, J. Kotzerke, K. Zophel, C. Stroszczynski, J. Deinum, L. J. Schultze Kool, et al. 2011. Is there still a place for adrenal venous sampling in the diagnostic localization of pheochromocytoma? Endocrine 40 (1) (Aug): 75-9.
  3. Dumic, M., N. Barisic, N. Rojnic-Putarek, V. Kusec, A. Stanimirovic, K. Koehler, and A. Huebner. 2011. Two siblings with triple A syndrome and novel mutation presenting as hereditary polyneuropathy. European Journal of Pediatrics 170 (3) (Mar): 393-6.

  4. Eisenhofer, G., J. W. Lenders, H. Timmers, M. Mannelli, S. K. Grebe, L. C. Hofbauer, S. R. Bornstein, et al. 2011. Measurements of plasma methoxytyramine, normetanephrine, and metanephrine as discriminators of different hereditary forms of pheochromocytoma. Clinical Chemistry 57 (3) (Mar): 411-20.

  5. Eisenhofer, G., H. J. Timmers, J. W. Lenders, S. R. Bornstein, O. Tiebel, M. Mannelli, K. S. King, et al. 2011. Age at diagnosis of pheochromocytoma differs according to catecholamine phenotype and tumor location. The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism 96 (2) (Feb): 375-84.
  6. Gruber, M., G. Eisenhofer, M. Fassnacht, and S. R. Bornstein. 2011. Recent advances in adrenal diseases. Deutsche Medizinische Wochenschrift (1946) 136 (40) (Oct): 1998-2001.
  7. King, K. S., T. Prodanov, V. Kantorovich, T. Fojo, J. K. Hewitt, M. Zacharin, R. Wesley, et al. 2011. Metastatic pheochromocytoma/paraganglioma related to primary tumor development in childhood or adolescence: Significant link to SDHB mutations. Journal of Clinical Oncology : Official Journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology 29 (31) (Nov 1): 4137-42.

  8. Knops, N. B., L. A. Monnens, J. W. Lenders, and E. N. Levtchenko. 2011. Apparent mineralocorticoid excess: Time of manifestation and complications despite treatment. Pediatrics 127 (6) (Jun): e1610-4.
  9. Lammens, C. R., N. K. Aaronson, F. J. Hes, T. P. Links, B. A. Zonnenberg, J. W. Lenders, D. Majoor-Krakauer, et al. 2011. Compliance with periodic surveillance for von-hippel-lindau disease. Genetics in Medicine : Official Journal of the American College of Medical Genetics 13 (6) (Jun): 519-27.

  10. Mohn, C. E., J. Fernandez-Solari, A. De Laurentiis, S. R. Bornstein, M. Ehrhart-Bornstein, and V. Rettori. 2011. Adrenal gland responses to lipopolysaccharide after stress and ethanol administration in male rats. Stress (Amsterdam, Netherlands) 14 (2) (Mar): 216-26.
  11. Moschos, M. M., I. Margetis, K. Koehler, Z. Gatzioufas, and A. Huebner. 2011. New ophthalmic features in a family with triple A syndrome. International Ophthalmology 31 (3) (Jun): 239-43.

  12. Papewalis, C., C. Kouatchoua, M. Ehlers, B. Jacobs, D. Porwol, S. Schinner, H. S. Willenberg, et al. 2011. Chromogranin A as potential target for immunotherapy of malignant pheochromocytoma. Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology 335 (1) (Mar 15): 69-77.
  13. Peppelman, M., H. J. Timmers, J. W. Lenders, A. R. Hermus, and B. Kusters. 2011. CD56 immunohistochemistry does not discriminate between cortisol-producing and aldosterone-producing adrenal cortical adenomas. Histopathology 58 (6) (May): 994-6.

  14. Prejbisz, A., J. W. Lenders, G. Eisenhofer, and A. Januszewicz. 2011. Cardiovascular manifestations of phaeochromocytoma. Journal of Hypertension 29 (11) (Nov): 2049-60.
  15. Ross, H. A., J. W. Lenders, and F. C. Sweep. 2011. A study of longer-time stability of plasma free metanephrines. Annals of Clinical Biochemistry 48 (Pt 3) (May): 270-1.

  16. Schmid, J., B. Ludwig, A. V. Schally, A. Steffen, C. G. Ziegler, N. L. Block, Y. Koutmani, et al. 2011. Modulation of pancreatic islets-stress axis by hypothalamic releasing hormones and 11beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 108 (33) (Aug 16): 13722-7.
  17. Singer, J., C. A. Koch, W. Kassahun, P. Lamesch, G. Eisenhofer, R. Kluge, T. Lincke, et al. 2011. A patient with a large recurrent pheochromocytoma demonstrating the pitfalls of diagnosis. Nature Reviews.Endocrinology 7 (12) (Sep 6): 749-55.
  18. Span, P. N., J. U. Rao, S. B. Oude Ophuis, J. W. Lenders, F. C. Sweep, P. Wesseling, B. Kusters, et al. 2011. Overexpression of the natural antisense hypoxia-inducible factor-1alpha transcript is associated with malignant pheochromocytoma/paraganglioma. Endocrine-Related Cancer 18 (3) (Apr 28): 323-31.

  19. Vleugels, K., S. Schinner, D. Krause, H. Morawietz, S. R. Bornstein, M. Ehrhart-Bornstein, and A. W. Krug. 2011. ERK1/2 MAPKs and wnt signaling pathways are independently involved in adipocytokine-mediated aldosterone secretion. Experimental and Clinical Endocrinology & Diabetes : Official Journal, German Society of Endocrinology [and] German Diabetes Association 119 (10) (Nov): 644-8.

  20. Ziegler, C. G., H. Langbein, A. W. Krug, B. Ludwig, G. Eisenhofer, M. Ehrhart-Bornstein, and S. R. Bornstein. 2011. Direct effect of dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate (DHEAS) on PC-12 cell differentiation processes. Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology 336 (1-2) (Apr 10): 149-55.

Book chapters

Eisenhofer, G.,  J.W.M. Lenders and W.M. Manger. Pheochromocytoma. In: D. Robertson, I. Biaggioni, G. Burnstock, P.A. Low & J. F. R. Paton (Eds.), Primer on the Autonomic Nervous System. 3rd edition. Oxford: Academic Press, pp 419-426, 2012.

Eisenhofer, G., J.W.M. Lenders, W.M. Manger and K. Pacak. Phaeochromocytoma: a clinical chameleon. In: C.J. Mathias, R. Bannister (Eds.) Autonomic Failure. A textbook of Clinical Disorders of the Autonomic Nervous System, “in press”.

Eisenhofer, G. R.J. Whitley, and T.G. Rosano. Catecholamines and Serotonin. In: C.A. Burtis, E.R. Ashwood, D.E. Bruns (eds), Tietz Textbook of Clinical Chemistry and Molecular Diagnostics. 5th edition. Elsevier Science Inc, Philadelphia pp 851-894, 2012.