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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Microbiology D-index 55 Citations 9,811 144 World Ranking 1569 National Ranking 101

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Gene
  • Enzyme
  • Bacteria

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Microbiology, Streptococcus pneumoniae, Virulence, Biochemistry and Binding site. His work carried out in the field of Microbiology brings together such families of science as Neisseria meningitidis, Bacterial capsule, Receptor, Internalization and Gene. His research in Streptococcus pneumoniae is mostly focused on Pneumococcal infections.

His Virulence research incorporates elements of Protein structure, Cell culture, Teichoic acid and Signal peptide. His studies in Binding site integrate themes in fields like Recombinant DNA and Cell biology. The concepts of his Virulence factor study are interwoven with issues in Serotype and Antibody.

His most cited work include:

  • alpha-Enolase of Streptococcus pneumoniae is a plasmin(ogen)-binding protein displayed on the bacterial cell surface. (367 citations)
  • Illustration of Pneumococcal Polysaccharide Capsule during Adherence and Invasion of Epithelial Cells (323 citations)
  • SpsA, a novel pneumococcal surface protein with specific binding to secretory Immunoglobulin A and secretory component (311 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His primary areas of study are Microbiology, Streptococcus pneumoniae, Virulence, Immunology and Biochemistry. His Microbiology study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Bacterial adhesin, Immune system, Virulence factor and Bacteria. Sven Hammerschmidt interconnects Proteome, Gene and Pneumonia in the investigation of issues within Streptococcus pneumoniae.

His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Pathogen, Computational biology, Pathogenesis and Antibiotic resistance. His Immunology research includes elements of Lung and Pneumolysin. Sven Hammerschmidt combines subjects such as Molecular biology and Bacterial cell structure with his study of Biochemistry.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Microbiology (64.71%)
  • Streptococcus pneumoniae (48.42%)
  • Virulence (21.72%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2018-2021)?

  • Streptococcus pneumoniae (48.42%)
  • Microbiology (64.71%)
  • Virulence (21.72%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Sven Hammerschmidt mainly investigates Streptococcus pneumoniae, Microbiology, Virulence, Immune system and Cell biology. His Streptococcus pneumoniae research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Erythromycin, Antimicrobial, Internal medicine, Gene and Antibiotic resistance. His Microbiology research focuses on Serotype in particular.

His research integrates issues of Proteome, Proteomics, Immunofluorescence, Myeloma protein and Computational biology in his study of Virulence. The study incorporates disciplines such as Inflammation and Protein domain in addition to Immune system. The various areas that Sven Hammerschmidt examines in his Cell biology study include Oxidative stress, Receptor, Internalization and Glycoprotein.

Between 2018 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Extracellular Matrix Interactions with Gram‐Positive Pathogens (16 citations)
  • Proteomic Investigation Uncovers Potential Targets and Target Sites of Pneumococcal Serine-Threonine Kinase StkP and Phosphatase PhpP. (8 citations)
  • In vivo proteomics identifies the competence regulon and AliB oligopeptide transporter as pathogenic factors in pneumococcal meningitis. (6 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Gene
  • Enzyme
  • Bacteria

His scientific interests lie mostly in Microbiology, Streptococcus pneumoniae, Bacteria, Cell biology and Endothelium. His study in the field of Bacterial pneumonia also crosses realms of Phosphatidylserine. Sven Hammerschmidt has researched Streptococcus pneumoniae in several fields, including Cancer research, Regulon, Antigen and Virulence.

Sven Hammerschmidt has included themes like Cell physiology, Bacterial adhesin, Extracellular matrix and Immune system in his Bacteria study. His Cell biology research integrates issues from Hemostasis, Internalization and Epitope mapping. His Endothelium research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Endothelial stem cell, Coagulation, Glycoprotein, Von Willebrand factor and Brain damage.

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Best Publications

alpha-Enolase of Streptococcus pneumoniae is a plasmin(ogen)-binding protein displayed on the bacterial cell surface.

Simone Bergmann;Manfred Rohde;Gursharan S. Chhatwal;Sven Hammerschmidt.
Molecular Microbiology (2001)

490 Citations

Illustration of Pneumococcal Polysaccharide Capsule during Adherence and Invasion of Epithelial Cells

Sven Hammerschmidt;Sonja Wolff;Andreas Hocke;Simone Rosseau.
Infection and Immunity (2005)

459 Citations

Nucleotide-binding oligomerization domain proteins are innate immune receptors for internalized Streptococcus pneumoniae.

Bastian Opitz;Anja Püschel;Bernd Schmeck;Andreas C. Hocke.
Journal of Biological Chemistry (2004)

409 Citations

SpsA, a novel pneumococcal surface protein with specific binding to secretory Immunoglobulin A and secretory component

Sven Hammerschmidt;Susanne R. Talay;Per Brandtzaeg;Gursharan S. Chhatwal.
Molecular Microbiology (1997)

403 Citations

Capsule phase variation in Neisseria meningitidis serogroup B by slipped-strand mispairing in the polysialyltransferase gene (siaD): correlation with bacterial invasion and the outbreak of meningococcal disease.

Sven Hammerschmidt;Astrid Müller;Hanna Sillmann;Martina Miihlenhoff.
Molecular Microbiology (1996)

334 Citations

Versatility of pneumococcal surface proteins.

Simone Bergmann;Sven Hammerschmidt.
Microbiology (2006)

275 Citations

The pavA gene of Streptococcus pneumoniae encodes a fibronectin‐binding protein that is essential for virulence

Ann R. Holmes;Roderick McNab;Kevin W. Millsap;Manfred Rohde.
Molecular Microbiology (2001)

270 Citations

Glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate dehydrogenase of Streptococcus pneumoniae is a surface-displayed plasminogen-binding protein.

Simone Bergmann;Manfred Rohde;Sven Hammerschmidt.
Infection and Immunity (2004)

269 Citations

Modulation of cell surface sialic acid expression in Neisseria meningitidis via a transposable genetic element.

S. Hammerschmidt;R. Hilse;J. P. M. Van Putten;R. Gerardy-Schahn.
The EMBO Journal (1996)

254 Citations

Identification of Pneumococcal Surface Protein A as a Lactoferrin-Binding Protein of Streptococcus pneumoniae

Sven Hammerschmidt;Gesina Bethe;Petra H. Remane;Gursharan S. Chhatwal.
Infection and Immunity (1999)

249 Citations

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