Vilne B. and Schunkert H. (2018) Integrating Genes Affecting Coronary Artery Disease in Functional Networks by Multi-OMICs Approach. Front. Cardiovasc. Med. 2018 Jul 17;5:89.


Schunkert H., von Scheidt M., Kessler T., Stiller B., Zeng L., Vilne B.. (2018) Genetics of coronary artery disease in the light of genome-wide association studies. Clin. Res. Cardiol. 2018 Aug 107.

Lempiäinen H., Braenne I.,* Michoel T.,* Tragante V.,* Vilne B.*, Webb T.R.,* Kyriakou T., Eichner J., Zeng L., Willenborg C., Franzen O., Goel A., van der Laan S., Biegert C., Hamby S., Talukdar H., Faroughi Asl H., Pasterkamp G., Watkins H., Samani N.J., Wittenberger T., Erdmann J., Schunkert H., Asselbergs F., Björkegren J. L.M., for the CVgenes@Target Consortium. (2018) Sub-network analysis of coronary artery disease risk genes provides novel insights into disease mechanisms and druggable targets. Sci Rep. 2018 Feb 21;8(1). *These authors contributed equally and are listed in alphabetical order.

Vilne B., Skogsberg J., Foroughi Asl H., Talukdar H.A., Kessler T., Björkegren J. L.M. and Schunkert H. (2017) Network Analysis Reveals a Causal Role of Mitochondrial Gene Activity in Atherosclerotic Lesion Formation. Atherosclerosis. 267:39-48. [PMID: 29100060]


Kessler T., Wobst J., Wolf B., Eckhold J., Vilne B., Hollstein R., von Ameln S., Dang T.A., Sager H.B., Moritz Rumpf P., Aherrahrou R., Kastrati A., Björkegren J.L.M., Erdmann J., Lusis A.J., Civelek M., Kaiser F.J., Schunkert H. (2017) Functional Characterization of the GUCY1A3 Coronary Artery Disease Risk Locus. Circulation. 1;136(5):476-489. [PMID: 28487391]

Kessler T., Erdmann J., Vilne B., Bruse P., Kurowski V., Diemert P., Schunkert H. and Sager H.B. (2016) Serum microRNA-1233 is a specific biomarker for diagnosing acute pulmonary embolism. J Transl Med, 14(1), 120. [PMID: 27150028]


Kessler T., Vilne B. and Schunkert H. (2016) The impact of genome-wide association studies on the pathophysiology and therapy of cardiovascular disease. EMBO Mol Med. [PMID:27189168]

Istvanffy R.*, Vilne B.*, Schreck C., Ruf F., Pagel C., Grziwok S., Henkel L., Prazeres da Costa O., Berndt J., Stümpflen, V., Götze K.S., Schiemann M., Peschel C., Mewes H.W. and Oostendorp R.A. (2015) Stroma-derived connective tissue growth factor maintains cell cycle progression and repopulation activity of hematopoietic stem cells in vitro. Stem Cell Reports, 5(5), 702--715. *Joint first authors. [PMID: 26527384]


Franke K., Vilne B., Prazeres da Costa O., Rudelius M., Peschel C., Oostendorp R.A.J. and Keller U. (2015) In vivo hematopoietic myc activation directs a transcriptional signature in endothelial cells within the bone marrow microenvironment. Oncotarget, 6(26), 21827--21839. [PMID: 26308666]

Braenne I.*, Civelek M.*, Vilne B*., Di Narzo A., Johnson A.D., Zhao Y., Reiz B., Codoni V., Webb T.R., Foroughi Asl H. et al. (2015) Prediction of causal candidate genes in coronary artery disease loci. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol, 35(10), 2207--2217. *Joint first authors. [PMID: 26293461]

Istvanffy, R., Kröger, M., Eckl, C., Gitzelmann, S., Vilne, B., Bock, F., Graf, S., Schiemann, M., Keller, U.B., Peschel, C. et al. (2011) Stromal pleiotrophin regulates repopulation behavior of hematopoietic stem cells. Blood, 118(10), 2712--2722. [PMID: 21791434]


Roeder, I., Loeffler, M., Glauche, I. and other participants (2011) Towards a quantitative understanding of stem cell-niche interaction: experiments, models, and technologies. Blood Cells Mol Dis, 46(4), 308--317. [PMID: 21450497]

Luo, Q., Pagel, P., Vilne, B. and Frishman, D. (2011) Dima 3.0: Domain interaction map. Nucleic Acids Res, 39 (Database issue), D724--D729. [PMID: 21097782]