• Martha Heusler
  • Christine Lamb
  • Kristina Hilz
  • Laura Nuñez Castro
  • Olivia Heidecke
  • Carolin Weinhold
  • Katrin Packhäuser


  • Flow cytometry
  • Real Time PCR
  • Western Blot
  • Immunofluorescence
  • Immunohistochemistry
  • Cell culture


  • Damián Muzzio, Marek Zygmunt, Federico Jensen. The role of pregnancy-associated hormones in the development and function of regulatory B cells. Front. Edocrinol. 2014; 5. doi: 10.3389/fendo.2014.00039.
  • Muzzio DO, Soldati R, Rolle L, Zygmunt M, Zenclussen AC, Jensen F. B-1a B cells regulate T cell differentiation associated with pregnancy disturbances. Front Immunol. 2014;5:6. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2014.00006.
  • Panayotova-Dimitrova D, Feoktistova M, Ploesser M, Kellert B, Hupe M, Horn S, Makarov R, Jensen F, Porubsky S, Schmieder A, Zenclussen AC, Marx A, Kerstan A, Geserick P, He YW, Leverkus M. cFLIP regulates skin homeostasis and protects against TNF-induced keratinocyte apoptosis. Cell Rep. 2013 Oct 31;5(2):397-408. doi: 10.1016/j.celrep.2013.09.035.
  • Rolle L, Memarzadeh Tehran M, Morell-García A, Raeva Y, Schumacher A, Hartig R, Costa SD, Jensen F, Zenclussen AC. Cutting edge: IL-10-producing regulatory B cells in early human pregnancy. Am J Reprod Immunol. 2013 Dec;70(6):448-53. doi:10.1111/aji.12157.
  • Jensen F, Muzzio D, Soldati R, Fest S, Zenclussen AC. Regulatory B10 cells restore pregnancy tolerance in a mouse model. Biol Reprod. 2013 Oct 17;89(4):90. doi: 10.1095/biolreprod.113.110791.
  • Muzzio D, Zenclussen AC, Jensen F. The role of B cells in pregnancy: the good and the bad. Am J Reprod Immunol. 2013 Apr;69(4):408-12. doi: 10.1111/aji.12079.
  • Zierau O, Zenclussen AC, Jensen F. Role of female sex hormones, estradiol and progesterone, in mast cell behavior. Front Immunol. 2012 Jun 19;3:169. doi:10.3389/fimmu.2012.00169.
  • Jensen F, Wallukat G, Herse F, Budner O, El-Mousleh T, Costa SD, Dechend R, Zenclussen AC. CD19+CD5+ cells as indicators of preeclampsia. Hypertension.2012;59(4):861-8.
  • Leopardo NP, Jensen F, Willis MA, Espinosa MB, Vitullo AD. The developing ovary of the South American plains vizcacha, Lagostomus maximus (Mammalia, Rodentia): massive proliferation with no sign of apoptosis-mediated germ cell attrition. Reproduction. 2011 May;141(5):633-41. doi: 10.1530/REP-10-0463. 
  • Albamonte MS, Willis MA, Albamonte MI, Jensen F, Espinosa MB, Vitullo AD. The developing human ovary: immunohistochemical analysis of germ-cell-specific VASA protein, BCL-2/BAX expression balance and apoptosis. Hum Reprod. 2008 Aug;23(8):1895-901. doi: 10.1093/humrep/den197.
  • Jensen F, Willis MA, Leopardo NP, Espinosa MB, Vitullo AD. The ovary of the gestating South American plains vizcacha (Lagostomus maximus): suppressed apoptosis and corpora lutea persistence. Biol Reprod. 2008 Aug;79(2):240-6. doi: 10.1095/biolreprod.107.065326.
  • Jensen F, Willis MA, Albamonte MS, Espinosa MB, Vitullo AD. Naturally suppressed apoptosis prevents follicular atresia and oocyte reserve decline in the adult ovary of Lagostomus maximus (Rodentia, Caviomorpha). Reproduction. 2006 Aug;132(2):301-8.