Borodins O., Broghammer F., Seifert M., Cordes N.
Meta-analysis of expression and the targeting of cell adhesion associated genes in nine cancer types – A one research lab re-evaluation.

Computational and Structural Biotechnology Journal 2023 21, 2824.

Korovina I., Vehlow A., Temme A., Cordes N.
Targeting integrin α2 as potential strategy for radiochemosensitization of glioblastoma.

Neuro-Oncology 2023 25(4), 648.


Vehlow A, Cordes N.
Growth factor receptor and β1 integrin signaling differentially regulate basal clonogenicity and radiation survival of fibroblasts via a modulation of cell cycling.

Cancers 2021 13(21), 5337.


Moritz S, Krause Matthias, Schlatter J, Cordes N, Vehlow A
Lamellipodin-RICTOR Signaling Mediates Glioblastoma Cell Invasion and Radiosensitivity Downstream of EGFR.

Cancers 2021 13(21), 5337.

Görte J, Danen E, Cordes N
Therapy-Naïve and Radioresistant 3-Dimensional Pancreatic Cancer Cell Cultures Are Effectively Radiosensitized by β1 Integrin Targeting.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2021 Sep 3; S0360-3016(21)02728-0.

Meerz A, Deville SS, Müller J, Cordes N
Comparative Therapeutic Exploitability of Acute Adaptation Mechanisms to Photon and Proton Irradiation in 3D Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma Cell Cultures.

Cancers (Basel)2021 Mar 10;13(6):1190.


Görte J, Beyreuthe E, Danen EHJ, Cordes N
Comparative Proton and Photon Irradiation Combined with Pharmacological Inhibitors in 3D Pancreatic Cancer Cultures.
Cancers (Basel) 2020 Oct 31;12(11):E3216.

Deville SS, Luft S, Kaufmann M, Cordes N
Keap1 inhibition sensitizes head and neck squamous cell carcinoma cells to ionizing radiation via impaired non-homologous end joining and induced autophagy.
Cell Death Dis. 2020 Oct 21;11(10):887.

Deville SS, Delgadillo Silva LF, Vehlow A, Cordes N
c-Abl Tyrosine Kinase Is Regulated Downstream of the Cytoskeletal Protein Synemin in Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma Radioresistance and DNA Repair.
Int J Mol Sci. 2020 Oct 1;21(19):E7277

Deville SS, Vehlow A, Förster S, Dickreuter E, Borgmann K, Cordes N.
The Intermediate Filament Synemin Regulates Non-Homologous End Joining in an ATM-Dependent Manner.
Cancers (Basel). 2020;12(7):E1717.

Kunigenas L, Stankevicius V, Dulskas A, Budginaite E, Alzbutas G, Stratilatovas E, Cordes N, Suziedelis K.
3D Cell Culture-Based Global miRNA Expression Analysis Reveals miR-142-5p as a Theranostic Biomarker of Rectal Cancer Following Neoadjuvant Long-Course Treatment.
Biomolecules. 2020;10(4):613.


Vehlow A, Klapproth E, Jin S, Hannen R, Hauswald M, Bartsch JW, Nimsky C, Temme A, Leitinger B, Cordes N.
Interaction of Discoidin Domain Receptor 1 with a 14-3-3-Beclin-1-Akt1 Complex Modulates Glioblastoma Therapy Sensitivity.
Cell Rep. 2019;26(13):3672-3683.e7.

Vehlow A, Cordes N.
DDR1 (discoidin domain receptor tyrosine kinase 1) drives glioblastoma therapy resistance by modulating autophagy.
Autophagy. 2019;15(8):1487-1488.

Jin S, Lee WC, Aust D, Pilarsky C, Cordes N.
β8 Integrin Mediates Pancreatic Cancer Cell Radiochemoresistance.
Mol Cancer Res. 2019;17(10):2126-2138.

Steer A, Cordes N, Jendrossek V, Klein D.
Impact of Cancer-Associated Fibroblast on the Radiation-Response of Solid Xenograft Tumors.
Front Mol Biosci. 2019;6:70.

Jin S, Cordes N.
ATM controls DNA repair and mitochondria transfer between neighboring cells.
Cell Commun Signal. 2019;17(1):144.

Deville SS, Cordes N.
The Extracellular, Cellular, and Nuclear Stiffness, a Trinity in the Cancer Resistome-A Review.
Front Oncol. 2019;9:1376.


Cordes N, Ney M, Beleites T, Aust D, Baretton G, Thames H, Baumann M, Krause M, Löck S, Appold S Retrospective investigation of the prognostic value of the β1 integrin expression in patients with head and neck squamous cell carcinoma receiving primary radio(chemo)therapy  PLoS ONE 13(12): e0209479

Förster S, Hehlgans S, Rödel F, Otto B, Cordes N. Differential effects of α-catenin on the invasion and radiochemosensitivity of human colorectal cancer cells Int J Oncol, 2018

Klapproth E, Dickreuter E, Zakrzewski F, Seifert M, Petzold A, Dahl A, Schröck E, Klink B, Cordes N. Whole exome sequencing identifies mTOR and KEAP1 as potential targets for radiosensitization of HNSCC cells refractory to EGFR and β1 integrin inhibition Oncotarget, 2018


Koppenhagen P, Dickreuter E, Cordes N. Head and neck cancer cell radiosensitization upon dual targeting of c-Abl and beta1-integrin. Radiother Oncol, 2017

Vehlow A, Klapproth E, Storch K, Dickreuter E, Seifert M, Dietrich A, Bütof  R, Temme A, Cordes N. Adhesion- and stress-related adaptation of glioma radiochemoresistance is circumvented by β1 integrin/JNK co-targeting. Oncotarget, 2017


Eke I, Hehlgans S, Sandfort V, Cordes N. 3D matrix-based cell cultures: Automated analysis of tumor cell survival and proliferation. Int J Oncol, 2016 

Storch K, Cordes N. The impact of CDK9 on radiosensitivity, DNA damage repair and cell cycling of HNSCC cancer cells. Int J Oncol, 2016

Zscheppang K, Kurth I, Wachtel N, Dubrovska A, Kunz-Schughart L, Cordes N. Efficacy of Beta1 Integrin and EGFR Targeting in Sphere-Forming Human Head and Neck Cancer Cells. J Cancer, 2016

Storch K, Dickreuter E, Artati A, Adamski J, Cordes N. BEMER Electromagnetic Field Therapy Reduces Cancer Cell Radioresistance by Enhanced ROS Formation and Induced DNA Damage. PLoS One, 2016.

Dickreuter E, Cordes N. The cancer cell adhesion resistome: mechanisms, targeting and translational approaches. Biol Chem, 2016


Eke I, Zscheppang K, Dickreuter E, Hickmann L, Mazzeo E, Unger K, Krause M, Cordes N. Simultaneous β1 integrin-EGFR Targeting and Radiosensitization of Human Head and Neck Cancer. J Natl Cancer Inst, 2015, 107(2)

Storch K, Sagerer A, Cordes N. Cytotoxic and radiosensitizing effects of FAK targeting in human glioblastoma cells in vitro. Oncol Rep,  Epub 2015 Jan 27

Steglich A, Vehlow A, Eke I, Cordes N. α integrin targeting for radiosensitization of three-dimensionally grown human head and neck squamous cell carcinoma cells. Cancer Lett, 2015, 357(2):542-8

Zienert E, Eke I, Aust D, Cordes N. LIM-only protein FHL2 critically determines survival and radioresistance of pancreatic cancer cells. Cancer Lett, 2015 Apr 23. [Epub ahead of print]

Rossow L, Eke I, Dickreuter E, Cordes N. Targeting of the EGFR/β1 integrin connecting proteins PINCH1 and Nck2 radiosensitizes three-dimensional SCC cell cultures. Oncol Rep, 2015

Dickreuter E, Eke I, Krause M, Borgmann K, van Vugt MA, Cordes N. Targeting of β1 integrins impairs DNA repair for radiosensitization of head and neck cancer cells. Oncogene, 2015

Poschau M, Dickreuter E, Singh-Müller J, Zscheppang K, Eke I, Liersch T, Cordes N. EGFR and β1-integrin targeting differentially affect colorectal carcinoma cell radiosensitivity and invasion. Radiother Oncol, 2015