Andreas Eger

Head of Research Institute Krems Bioanalytics / Professor Department of Life Sciences

  • Prof.(FH) Priv. Doz. Mag. Dr. Andreas Eger | Head of Research Institute Krems Bioanalytics / Professor Department of Life Sciences - IMC Fachhochschule Krems

    Prof.(FH) Priv. Doz. Mag. Dr. Andreas Eger

    Head of Research Institute Krems Bioanalytics / Professor Department of Life Sciences
    Institute Krems Bioanalytics

    IMC Campus KremsIMC Campus Trakt G
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organotypic Disease Models
  • Bioanalytics and Biomarker
  • Hundsberger, H., Stierschneider, A., Sarne, V., Ripper, D., Schimon, J., Weitzenböck, H. P., Schild, D., Jacobi, N., Eger, A., Atzler, J., Klein, C. T., & Wiesner, C. (2021): Concentration-Dependent Pro- and Antitumor Activities of Quercetin in Human Melanoma Spheroids: Comparative Analysis of 2D and 3D Cell Culture Models. Molecules (Basel, Switzerland), 26(3): 717.

    Doi: https://doi.org/10.3390/molecules26030717
  • Jacobi, N., Seeboeck, R., Hofmann, E., Schweiger, H., Smolinska, V., Mohr, T., Boyer, A., Sommergruber, W., Lechner, P., Pichler-Huebschmann, C., Önder, K., Hundsberger, H., Wiesner, C., & Eger, A. (2017): Organotypic three-dimensional cancer cell cultures mirror drug responses in vivo: lessons learned from the inhibition of EGFR signaling. Oncotarget, 8(64): 107423–107440.

    Doi: https://doi.org/10.18632/oncotarget.22475
  • Jacobi, N., Smolinska, V., Seeboeck, R., Stierschneider, A., Klein, C., Hofmann, E., Wiesner, C., Mohr, T., Oender, K., Lechner, P., Kaiser, H., Hundsberger, H., Eger, A. (2017): 3D Anti-Cancer drug discovery models: A promising approach for precision medicine. In IMC Fachhochschule Krems GmbH (Hrsg.), Online-Tagungsband FHK Forschungsforum 2017. Krems: FFH.

  • Jacobi, N., Seeboeck, R., Hofmann, E., & Eger, A. (2017): ErbB Family Signalling: A Paradigm for Oncogene Addiction and Personalized Oncology. Cancers, 9(4): 33.

    Doi: https://doi.org/10.3390/cancers9040033
  • Hundsberger, H., Koppensteiner, A., Hofmann, E., Ripper, D., Pflüger, M., Stadlmann, V., Klein, C. T., Kreiseder, B., Katzlinger, M., Eger, A., Forster, F., Missbichler, A., & Wiesner, C. (2017): A Screening Approach for Identifying Gliadin Neutralizing Antibodies on Epithelial Intestinal Caco-2 Cells. SLAS discovery : advancing life sciences R & D, 22(8): 1035–1043.

    Doi: https://doi.org/10.1177/2472555217697435
  • Hofmann, E., Seeboeck, R., Jacobi, N., Obrist, P., Huter, S., Klein, C., Oender, K., Wiesner, C., Hundsberger, H., & Eger, A. (2016): The combinatorial approach of laser-captured microdissection and reverse transcription quantitative polymerase chain reaction accurately determines HER2 status in breast cancer. Biomarker research, 7(4): 8.

    Doi: https://doi.org/10.1186/s40364-016-0062-7
  • Jacobi, N., Smolinska, V., Stierschneider, A., Klein, C., Oender, K., Lechner, P., Kaiser, H., Hundsberger, H., Eger, A. (2016): Development of organotypic cancer models for the identification of individualized cancer therapies. In FH des BFI Wien (Hrsg.), Online-Tagungsband FHK Forschungsforum 2016. Wien: FFH.

  • Herzog, J., Rid, R., Wagner, M., Hundsberger, H., Eger, A., Bauer, J., & Önder, K. (2015): Whole-transcriptome gene expression profiling in an epidermolysis bullosa simplex Dowling-Meara model keratinocyte cell line uncovered novel, potential therapeutic targets and affected pathways. BMC research notes, 8: 785.

    Doi: https://doi.org/10.1186/s13104-015-1783-7
  • Kreiseder, B., Holper-Schichl, Y. M., Muellauer, B., Jacobi, N., Pretsch, A., Schmid, J. A., de Martin, R., Hundsberger, H., Eger, A., & Wiesner, C. (2015): Alpha-catulin contributes to drug-resistance of melanoma by activating NF-κB and AP-1. PloS one, 10(3): e0119402.

    Doi: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0119402
  • Bakiri, L., Macho-Maschler, S., Custic, I., Niemiec, J., Guío-Carrión, A., Hasenfuss, S. C., Eger, A., Müller, M., Beug, H., & Wagner, E. F. (2015): Fra-1/AP-1 induces EMT in mammary epithelial cells by modulating Zeb1/2 and TGFβ expression. Cell death and differentiation, 22(2): 336–350.

    Doi: https://doi.org/10.1038/cdd.2014.157
  • Spilka, R., Ernst, C., Bergler, H., Rainer, J., Flechsig, S., Vogetseder, A., Lederer, E., Benesch, M., Brunner, A., Geley, S., Eger, A., Bachmann, F., Doppler, W., Obrist, P., & Haybaeck, J. (2014): eIF3a is over-expressed in urinary bladder cancer and influences its phenotype independent of translation initiation. Cellular oncology (Dordrecht), 37(4): 253–267.

    Doi: https://doi.org/10.1007/s13402-014-0181-9
  • Pretsch, A., Nagl, M., Schwendinger, K., Kreiseder, B., Wiederstein, M., Pretsch, D., Genov, M., Hollaus, R., Zinssmeister, D., Debbab, A., Hundsberger, H., Eger, A., Proksch, P., & Wiesner, C. (2014): Antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory activities of endophytic fungi Talaromyces wortmannii extracts against acne-inducing bacteria. PloS one, 9(6): e97929.

    Doi: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0097929
  • Kapuścik, A., Hrouzek, P., Kuzma, M., Bártová, S., Novák, P., Jokela, J., Pflüger, M., Eger, A., Hundsberger, H., Kopecký, J. (2013): Novel Aeruginosin-865 from Nostoc sp. as a potent anti-inflammatory agent. Chembiochem : a European journal of chemical biology, 14(17): 2329-2337.

    Doi: https://doi.org/10.1002/cbic.201300246
  • Rid, R., Herzog, J., Maier, R. H., Hundsberger, H., Eger, A., Hintner, H., Bauer, J. W., Onder, K. (2013): Real-time monitoring of relative peptide-protein interaction strengths in the yeast two-hybrid system. Assay and drug development technologies, 11(4): 269-275.

    Doi: https://doi.org/10.1089/adt.2012.496
  • Pflüger, M., Kapuscik, A., Lucas, R., Koppensteiner, A., Katzlinger, M., Jokela, J., Eger, A., Jacobi, N., Wiesner, C., Hofmann, E., Onder, K., Kopecky, J., Schütt, W., Hundsberger, H. (2013): A combined impedance and AlphaLISA-based approach to identify anti-inflammatory and barrier-protective compounds in human endothelium. Journal of biomolecular screening, 18(1): 67-74.

    Doi: https://doi.org/10.1177/1087057112458316
  • Imhof, M., Karas, I., Gomez, I., Eger, A., & Imhof, M. (2013): Interaction of tumor cells with the immune system: implications for dendritic cell therapy and cancer progression. Drug discovery today, 18(1-2): 35-42.

    Doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.drudis.2012.07.010
  • Maier, C., Maier, R., Rid, R., Trost, A., Hundsberger, H., Eger, A., Hintner, H., Bauer, J., Onder, K. (2012): PIM-1 kinase interacts with the DNA binding domain of the vitamin D receptor: a further kinase implicated in 1,25-(OH)2D3 signaling. BMC molecular biology, 13: 18.

    Doi: https://doi.org/10.1186/1471-2199-13-18
  • Vonach, C., Viola, K., Giessrigl, B., Huttary, N., Raab, I., Kalt, R., Krieger, S., Vo, T. P., Madlener, S., Bauer, S., Marian, B., Hämmerle, M., Kretschy, N., Teichmann, M., Hantusch, B., Stary, S., Unger, C., Seelinger, M., Eger, A., Mader, R., Jäger, W., Schmidt, W., Grusch, M., Dolznig, H., Mikulits, W., Krupitza, G. (2011): NF-κB mediates the 12(S)-HETE-induced endothelial to mesenchymal transition of lymphendothelial cells during the intravasation of breast carcinoma cells. British journal of cancer, 105(2): 263-271.

    Doi: https://doi.org/10.1038/bjc.2011.194
  • Amatschek, S., Lucas, R., Eger, A., Pflueger, M., Hundsberger, H., Knoll, C., Grosse-Kracht, S., Schuett, W., Koszik, F., Maurer, D., Wiesner, C. (2011): CXCL9 induces chemotaxis, chemorepulsion and endothelial barrier disruption through CXCR3-mediated activation of melanoma cells. British journal of cancer, 104(3): 469-479.

    Doi: https://doi.org/10.1038/sj.bjc.6606056
  • Spaderna, S., Schmalhofer, O., Wahlbuhl, M., Dimmler, A., Bauer, K., Sultan, A., Hlubek, F., Jung, A., Strand, D., Eger, A., Kirchner, T., Behrens, J., & Brabletz, T. (2008): The transcriptional repressor ZEB1 promotes metastasis and loss of cell polarity in cancer. Cancer research, 68(2): 537–544.

    Doi: https://doi.org/10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-07-5682
  • Mikula M., Lahsnig C., Fischer A. N. M., Proell V., Huber H, Fuchs E., Eger A., Beug H. and Mikulits W. (2007): Epithelial plasticity of hepatocytes during liver tumor progression. Stem cells and their potential for clinical application. NATO Science for Peace and Security. Series/NATO Science Foundation. Springer Netherland, Edition 1.

  • Aigner, K., Dampier, B., Descovich, L., Mikula, M., Sultan, A., Schreiber, M., Mikulits, W., Brabletz, T., Strand, D., Obrist, P., Sommergruber, W., Schweifer, N., Wernitznig, A., Beug, H., Foisner, R., & Eger, A. (2007): The transcription factor ZEB1 (deltaEF1) promotes tumour cell dedifferentiation by repressing master regulators of epithelial polarity. Oncogene, 26(49): 6979–6988.

    Doi: https://doi.org/10.1038/sj.onc.1210508
  • Aigner, K., Descovich, L., Mikula, M., Sultan, A., Dampier, B., Bonné, S., van Roy, F., Mikulits, W., Schreiber, M., Brabletz, T., Sommergruber, W., Schweifer, N., Wernitznig, A., Beug, H., Foisner, R., & Eger, A. (2007): The transcription factor ZEB1 (deltaEF1) represses Plakophilin 3 during human cancer progression. FEBS letters, 581(8): 1617-24.

    Doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.febslet.2007.03.026
  • Pacher, M., Seewald, M. J., Mikula, M., Oehler, S., Mogg, M., Vinatzer, U., Eger, A., Schweifer, N., Varecka, R., Sommergruber, W., Mikulits, W., & Schreiber, M. (2007): Impact of constitutive IGF1/IGF2 stimulation on the transcriptional program of human breast cancer cells. Carcinogenesis, 28(1): 49-59.

    Doi: https://doi.org/10.1093/carcin/bgl091
  • Spaderna, S., Schmalhofer, O., Hlubek, F., Berx, G., Eger, A., Merkel, S., Jung, A., Kirchner, T., & Brabletz, T. (2006): A transient, EMT-linked loss of basement membranes indicates metastasis and poor survival in colorectal cancer. Gastroenterology, 131(3): 830–840.

    Doi: https://doi.org/10.1053/j.gastro.2006.06.016
  • Stary, M., Pasteiner, W., Summer, A., Hrdina, A., Eger, A., & Weitzer, G. (2005): Parietal endoderm secreted SPARC promotes early cardiomyogenesis in vitro. Experimental cell research, 310(2): 331-43.

    Doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.yexcr.2005.07.013
  • Eger, A., Mikulits, W. (2005): Models of Epithelial to Mesenchymal Transition. Drug Discovery Today: Disease Models, 2(1): 57-63.

    Doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ddmod.2005.04.001
  • Eger, A., Aigner, K., Sonderegger, S., Dampier, B., Oehler, S., Schreiber, M., Berx, G., Cano, A., Beug, H., & Foisner, R. (2005): DeltaEF1 is a transcriptional repressor of E-cadherin and regulates epithelial plasticity in breast cancer cells. Oncogene, 24(14): 2375-85.

    Doi: https://doi.org/10.1038/sj.onc.1208429
  • Eger, A., Stockinger, A., Park, J., Langkopf, E., Mikula, M., Gotzmann, J., Mikulits, W., Beug, H., & Foisner, R. (2004): β-catenin and TGFβ signalling cooperate to maintain a mesenchymal phenotype after FosER-induced epithelial to mesenchymal transition. Oncogene, 23(15): 2672-2680.

    Doi: https://doi.org/10.1038/sj.onc.1207416
  • Gotzmann, J., Mikula, M., Eger, A., Schulte-Hermann, R., Foisner, R., Beug, H., & Mikulits, W. (2004): Molecular aspects of epithelial cell plasticity: implications for local tumor invasion and metastasis. Mutation research, 566(1): 9–20.

    Doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/s1383-5742(03)00033-4
  • Stockinger, A., Eger, A., Wolf, J., Beug, H., & Foisner, R. (2001): E-cadherin regulates cell growth by modulating proliferation-dependent beta-catenin transcriptional activity. The Journal of cell biology, 154(6): 1185–1196.

    Doi: https://doi.org/10.1083/jcb.200104036
  • Eger A. and Foisner R. (2000): Dynamic and cross talk of junctional proteins: a molecular basis for the regulation of cell adhesion and epithelial polarity. Protoplasma, 211(3-4): 125-133.

  • Eger, A., Stockinger, A., Schaffhauser, B., Beug, H., & Foisner, R. (2000): Epithelial mesenchymal transition by c-Fos estrogen receptor activation involves nuclear translocation of beta-catenin and upregulation of beta-catenin/lymphoid enhancer binding factor-1 transcriptional activity. The Journal of cell biology, 148(1): 173-188.

    Doi: https://doi.org/10.1083/jcb.148.1.173
  • Gotzmann, J., Eger, A., Meissner, M., Grimm, R., Gerner, C., Sauermann, G., & Foisner, R. (1997): Two-dimensional electrophoresis reveals a nuclear matrix-associated nucleolin complex of basic isoelectric point. Electrophoresis, 18(14): 2645–2653.

    Doi: https://doi.org/10.1002/elps.1150181421
  • Eger, A., Stockinger, A., Wiche, G., & Foisner, R. (1997): Polarisation-dependent association of plectin with desmoplakin and the lateral submembrane skeleton in MDCK cells. Journal of cell science, 110: 1307-1316.