Reviews, Commentaries, Editorials

Malassezia: A Commensal, Pathogen, and Mutualist of Human and Animal Skin

Giuseppe Ianiri, Salomé LeibundGut-Landmann, Thomas L Dawson Jr.

Annu Rev Microbiol. 2022 Sep 8

New insights into immunity to skin fungi shape our understanding of health and disease

Fiorella Ruchti, Salomé LeibundGut-Landmann

Parasite Immunol. 2022 Sep 1

Immunosurveillance of Candida albicans commensalism by the adaptive immune system

Marc Swidergall, Salomé LeibundGut-Landmann

Mucosal Immunol. 2022 Jul 1

Editorial: Malassezia: A Skin Commensal Yeast Impacting both Health and Disease

S. LeibundGut-Landmann and T. Dawson
Front. Cell. Infect. Microbiol., 19 February 2021

The impact of the Fungus-Host-Microbiota interplay upon Candida albicans infections: current knowledge and new perspectives

d'Enfert C, ... , Fróis-Martin R, ... LeibundGut-Landman S, et al.

FEMS Microbiol Rev. 2020 Nov 24

T cell immunity to commensal fungi

A. Scheffold, P. Bacher, S. LeibundGut-Landmann
Curr Opin Microbiol. 2020 Oct 26

Host Immunity to Malassezia in Health and Disease

Florian Sparber, Fiorella Ruchti, Salomé LeibundGut-Landmann
Front Cell Infect Microbiol. 2020 May 5

Interleukin-17 in Antifungal Immunity

Florian Sparber, Salomé LeibundGut-Landmann
Pathogens 2019 Apr 22

IL-17 Takes Center Stage in Dermatophytosis.

Florian Sparber, Salomé LeibundGut-Landmann.
Journal of Investigative Dermatology, August 2018

Modulation of the Fungal-Host Interaction by the Intra-Species Diversity of C. albicans.

Braunsdorf Christina, LeibundGut-Landmann Salomé
Pathogens 2018 Jan 17

Host Responses to Malassezia spp. in the Mammalian Skin

Florian Sparber, Salomé LeibundGut-Landmann
Front Immunol. 2017 Nov 22



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Host response to fungal infections – how immunology and host genetics could help to identify and treat patients at risk.

Khanna N, Stuehler C, Lünemann A, Wójtowicz A, Bochud PY and LeibundGut-Landmann S.
2016. Swiss Med Wkly. 146: w14350 

Interleukin 17-Mediated Host Defense against Candida albicans.

Sparber F and LeibundGut-Landmann S.
2015.  Pathogens. 4: 606

Innate Lymphoid Cells: New Players in IL-17-Mediated Antifungal Immunity.

Gladiator A, LeibundGut-Landmann S,
PLoS Pathog. 2013 Dec;9(12):e1003763

Arming Th17 Cells for Antifungal Host Defense Current Fungal Infection Reports.

Gladiator A,  Trautwein-Weidner K, Bär E, LeibundGut-Landmann S,
2013 7(2): 138-143

Immunity to Fungi

LeibundGut-Landmann, S, Wüthrich M and Hohl T.
2012.. Curr. Opin. Immunol. 24(4):449-58

Myeloid C-type lectins in innate immunity.

Robinson MJ, Sancho D, Slack EC, LeibundGut-Landmann S, Reis e Sousa C.
2006. Nat Immunol., 7: 1258

Regulation of MHC class II gene expression by the class II transacticvator.

Reith W, LeibundGut-Landmann S, Waldburger JM.
2005. Nat.Rev.Immunol., 5: 793-806

Specificity and expression of CIITA, the master regulator of MHC class II genes.

LeibundGut-Landmann S, Waldburger JM, Krawczyk M, Otten LA, Suter T, Fontana A, Acha-Orbea H, Reith W.
2004 Eur.J.Immunol., 34: 1513-1525

Lessons from the bare lymphocyte syndrome : molecular mechanisms regulating MHC II expression.

Waldburger JM, Masternak K, Mühlethaler-Mottet A, Villard J, Peretti M, Landmann S, Reith W.
2000 Immunol. Rev., 178: 148-165

CIITA and the MHCII enhanceosome in the regulation of MHCII expression.

Landmann S, Waldburger JM, Masternak K, Mühlethaler-Mottet A, Reith W.
2003 Current Genomics, 4: 343-363