Barcellos-Hoff MH, Cordes N. Radiation therapy and the microenvironment. Int J Radiat Biol, 2007, 83:723-725

Sandfort V, Koch U, Cordes N. Cell adhesion-mediated radioresistance revisited. Int J Radiat Biol, 2007, 83: 727-732

Eke I, Sandfort V, Storch K, Baumann M, Röper B, Cordes N. Pharmacological inhibition of EGFR tyrosine kinase affects ILK-mediated cellular radiosensitization in vitro. Int J Radiat Biol, 2007, 83: 793-802

Hehlgans S, Eke I, Cordes N. An essential role of integrin-linked kinase in the cellular radiosensitivity of normal fibroblasts during the process of cell adhesion and spreading. Int J Radiat Biol, 2007, 83: 769-779

Cordes N, Park CC. ß1 integrin as a molecular therapeutic target. Int J Radiat Biol, 2007, 83: 753-760

Cordes N, Frick S, Brunner TB, Pilarsky C, Grutzmann R, Sipos B, Kloppel G, McKenna WG, Bernhard EJ. Human pancreatic tumor cells are sensitized to ionizing radiation by knockdown of caveolin-1. Oncogene, 2007, 26: 6851-6862

Estrugo D, Fischer A, Hess F, Scherthan H, Belka C, Cordes N. Ligand bound ß1 integrins inhibit procaspase-8 for mediating cell adhesion-mediated drug and radiation resistance in human leukemia cells. PLoS ONE, 2007, 2(3): e269. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0000269

Hehlgans S, Haase M, Cordes N. Signalling via integrins: implications for cell survival and anticancer strategies. Biochim Biophys Acta – Reviews on Cancer, 2007, 1775(1):163-80

Hess F, Estrugo D, Fischer A, Belka C, Cordes N. Integrin-linked kinase interacts with caspase-9 and -8 in an adhesion-dependent manner for promoting radiation-induced apoptosis in human leukemia cells. Oncogene, 2007, 26(10):1372-1384


Eke I, Sandfort V, Mischkus A, Baumann M, Cordes N. Antiproliferative effects of EGFR tyrosine kinase inhibition and radiation-induced genotoxic injury are attenuated by adhesion to fibronectin. Radiother Oncol, 2006, 80(2):178-184

Cordes N. Integrin-mediated cell-matrix interactions for prosurvival and antiapoptotic signaling after genotoxic injury. Cancer Lett, 2006, 242(1):11-19

Habermehl D, Kammerer B, Handrick R, Eldh T, Gruber C, Cordes N, Daniel PT, Plasswilm L, Bamberg M, Belka C, Jendrossek V. Proapoptotic activity of Ukrain is based on Chelidonium majus L. alkaloids and mediated via a mitochondrial death pathway. BMC Cancer, 2006, 17;6:14

Cordes N, Seidler J, Durzok R, Geinitz H, Brakebusch C. ß1-integrin-mediated signaling essentially contributes to cell survival after radiation-induced genotoxic injury. Oncogene, 2006, 25(9): 1378-1390