Biomedical Research Foundation Academy Of AthensAcademy Of Athens
Scientific Personnel

Paschalis Paschalis Sideras, PhD
Affiliated Investigator

Telephone : +30 210 6597 183
Fax : +30 210 6597 545
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Center :

Clinical, Experimental Surgery & Translational Research

Selected Publications

Forssell, J., Sideras, P., Eriksson, C., Malm-Erjefalt, M., Rydell-Tormanen, K., Ericsson, P.O., and Erjefalt, J.S. (2005). Interleukin-2-inducible T cell kinase regulates mast cell degranulation and acute allergic responses. Am. J. Respir. Cell Mol. Biol. 32:511-20.

Goumans, M.J., Valdimarsdottir, G., Itoh, S., Rosendahl, A., Sideras, P. and ten Dijke, P. (2002). Balancing the activation state of the endothelium via two distinct TGF-β type I receptors. EMBO J. 21:1743-53.

Rosendahl, A., Pardali, E., Speletas, M., ten Dijke, P., Heldin, C.H. and Sideras, P. Activation of bone morphogenetic protein/Smad signaling in bronchial epithelial cells during airway inflammation. (2002). Am. J. Respir. Cell. Mol. Biol. 27:160-9.

Rosendahl, A., Checchin, D., Fehniger, T.E., ten Dijke, P., Heldin, C.H. and Sideras, P. (2001). Activation of the TGF-β/activin-Smad2 pathway during allergic airway inflammation. Am. J. Respir. Cell. Mol. Biol. 25:60.

Pardali, E., Xie, X-Q., Tsapogas, P., Itoh, S., Arvanitidis, K., Heldin, C-H., ten Dijke, P., Grundstrom, T. and Sideras, P. (1999). Smad and AML proteins synergistically confer TGFβ1 responsiveness of human germ-line IgA genes. J. Biol. Chem. 275:3552-3560.

Schanniel, C., Pardalli, E., Sallusto, F., Speletas, M., Ruedl, C., Shimizu, T., Seidl, T., Andersson, J., Melchers, F., Rolink, T. and Sideras, P. (1998). Activated murine B-lymphocytes and dendritic cells produce a novel CC chemokine which acts selectively on activated T cells. J. Exp. Med. 188:451-63.

Khan, W.N., Alt, F.W., Gerstein, R., Malynn, B., Davidson, L., Stewart, V., Larsson, I., Muler, S., Herzenberg, L.A., Rosen, F.S. and Sideras, P. (1995). Defective B cell development and function in Btk knock-out mice that resembles the X-linked immunodeficiency. Immunity 3:283-99.

Sideras, P., Muller, S., Shiels, H., Jin, H., Khan, N.W., Nilsson, L., Parkinsson, E., Thomas, J.D., Branden, L., Larsson, I., Paul, W.E., Rosen, F.S., Alt, W.E., Smith, C.I.E. and Xanthopoulos, K.G. (1994). Genomic organisation of mouse and human Bruton/s agammaglobulinemia tyrosine kinase (Btk) loci. J. Immunol. 153:5607-17.

Thomas, J., Sideras, P., Vorechovsky, I., Smith, C.I.E., Chapman, V. and Paul, W.E. (1993). A missense mutation in Btk colocalizes with the mouse X-linked immunodeficiency gene. Science 261:355-8.

Vetrie, D., Vorechovsky, I., Sideras, P., Holland, J., Davis, A., Flinter, F., Hammarstrom, L., Kinnon, K., Levinsky, R., Bobrow, M., Smith, C.I.E. and Bentley, D.R. (1993). The gene involved in X-linked agammaglobulinemia (XLA) is a member of the src family of protein tyrosine kinases. Nature 361:226-33.

Kinashi, T., Harada, N., Severinson, E., Tanabe, T., Sideras, P., Konishi, M., Azuma, C., Tominaga, A., Bergstedt-Lindqvist, S., Takahashi, M., Matsuda, F., Yaoita, Y. and Honjo, T. (1986) Cloning of complementary DNA encoding T-cell replacing factor and identity with B-cell growth factor II. Nature 324:70-3.

Noma, Y., Sideras, P., Naito, T., Bergstedt-Lindquist, S., Azuma, C., Severinson, E., Tanabe, T., Kinashi, T., Matsuda, F., Yaoita, Y. and Honjo, T. (1986). Cloning of cDNA encoding the murine IgG1 induction factor by a novel strategy using SP6 promoter. Nature 319:640-6.


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