Herbert Schwarz

Schwarz Herbert

  • Associate Professor, Department of Physiology
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD, University of Wuerzburg, Germany
  • Diploma in Biology, University of Regensburg, Germany
  • Prediploma in Agricultural Sciences, Technical University of Munich, Germany
Research Interest(s)
  • Immunotherapy
  • Immune Evasion
  • CD137
  • Neuroinflammation
Recent Publications
  • 1. Mak A, Kow NY, Schwarz H, Gong L, Tay SH, Ling LH. 2017 Aug. Endothelial dysfunction in systemic lupus erythematosus - a case-control study and an updated meta-analysis and meta-regression. Scientific Reports. 7:7320. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-07574-1.
  • 2. Wu M, Moh MC, Schwarz H. 2016 Nov. HepaCAM associates with connexin 43 and enhances its localization in cellular junctions. Scientific Reports. 6:36218. doi: 10.1038/srep36218.
  • 3. Harfuddin Z, Dharmadhikari B, Wong SC, Duan K, Poidinger M, Kwajah S, Schwarz H. 2016 Jul. Transcriptional and functional characterization of CD137L-dendritic cells identifies a novel dendritic cell phenotype. Scientific Reports. 6:29712. doi: 10.1038/srep29712.
  • 4. Rajendran S, Ho WT, Schwarz H. 2016 Jun. CD137 signaling in Hodgkin and Reed-Sternberg cell lines induces IL-13 secretion, immune deviation and enhanced growth. OncoImmunology. 5(6). doi: 10.1080/2162402X.2016.1160188.
  • 5. Dharmadhikari B, Wu M, Abdullah NS, Rajendran S, Ishak ND, Nickles E, Harfuddin Z, Schwarz H. 2016 Jan. CD137 and CD137L signals are main drivers of type 1, cell-mediated immune responses. Oncoimmunology. 5(4):e1113367. doi: 10.1080/2162402X.2015.1113367.