Mag. Dr.

Monika Riederer



1994 – 1997 Academy for Biomedical Scientists, Medical University Graz (MUG)

1997 – 2002 Studies in Microbiology, Karl-Franzens University Graz (KFU)

2002 – 2006 PhD studies in Biology, Karl-Franzens University Graz (KFU), Institute of Molecular Biosciences


1) Riederer M, Lechleitner M, Köfeler H, Frank S.
Arch Physiol Biochem. 2017 Oct;123(4):249-253. doi: 10.1080/13813455.2017.1309052. Epub 2017 Apr 3.
Reduced expression of adipose triglyceride lipase decreases arachidonic acid release and prostacyclin secretion in human aortic endothelial cells.

2) Rao SP, Riederer M, Lechleitner M, Hermansson M, Desoye G, Hallström S, Graier WF, Frank S.

PLoS One. 2013 May 31;8(5):e6515.

Acyl chain-dependent effect of lysophosphatidylcholine on endothelium-dependent vasorelaxation.

3) Brkic L, Riederer M, Graier W, Malli R. and Frank S.

Atherosclerosis. 2012 Oct;224(2):348-54

Acyl chain-dependent effect of lysophosphatidylcholine on cyclooxygenase (COX)-2 expression in endothelial cells

4) Riederer M, Kofeler H, Lechleitner M, Tritscher M, Frank, S, 2012
BBA-MOL CELL BIOL L. 2012; 1821(7): 1003-1011.

Impact of endothelial lipase on cellular lipid composition

5) Riederer M, Trbušic M, Degoricija V, Frank S.

J Clin Med Res. 2012 Feb;4(1):49-51. Epub 2012 Jan 17.

Endothelial Lipase Plasma Levels are Increased in Patients With Significant Carotid Artery Stenosis and History of Neurological Impairment.

6) Crnkovic S, Riederer M, Lechleitner M, Hallström S, Malli R, Graier WF, Lindenmann J, Popper H, Olschewski H, Olschewski A, Frank S.

Free Radic Biol Med. 2012 May 1;52(9):1786-95. Epub 2012 Mar 3

Docosahexaenoic acid-induced unfolded protein response, cell cycle arrest, and apoptosis in vascular smooth muscle cells are triggered by Ca²?-dependent induction of oxidative stress.

7) Khan MJ, Rizwan Alam M, Waldeck-Weiermair M, Karsten F, Groschner L, Riederer M, Hallström S, Rockenfeller P, Konya V, Heinemann A, Madeo F, Graier WF, Malli R.

J Biol Chem. 2012 Jun 15;287(25):21110-20. Epub 2012 May 3

Inhibition of autophagy rescues palmitic acid-induced necroptosis of endothelial cells.

8) Trbušic M*, Riederer M*, Vucic M, Lovricevic I, Krušlin B, Gauster M, Mohrenz S, Berghold A, Tiran B, Degoricija V, Frank S.

J Neurol. 2011 Aug 13 (* shared first authorship)
Increased expression of endothelial lipase in symptomatic and unstable carotid plaques

9) Riederer M, Lechleitner M, Hrzenjak A, Koefeler H, Desoye G, Heinemann A and Frank S

Atherosclerosis, 2010, 2011 Feb;214(2):338-44

Endothelial lipase (EL) and EL-generated lysophosphatidylcholines promote IL-8

expression in endothelial cells

10) Riederer M, Ojala P, Hrzenjak A, Graier WF, Malli R, Tritscher M, Hermannson M, Watzer B, Schweer H, Desoye G, Heinemann A and Frank S

J Lipid Res. 2010 Oct;51(10):2957-66

Acyl chain-dependent effect of lysophosphatidylcholine on endothelial prostacyclin production

11) Ler D, Riederer M.

book monography, VDM publishing, march 2010, ISBN-13: 978-3639238792

Establishment of a diagnostic test for the detection of tumor markers

12) Wagner V, Stadelmeyer E, Riederer M, Regitnig P, Gorischek A, DeVaney T, Schmidt K, Tritthart HA, Hirschberg K, Bauernhofer T and Schreibmayer W

J Cell Biochem. 2010 Jun 1;110(3):598-608

Cloning and characterization of GIRK1 variants resulting from alternative RNA editing of the KCNJ3 gene transcript in a human breast cancer cell line

13) Riederer M, Erwa W, Zimmermann R, Frank S, Zechner R

Atherosclerosis. 2009 Jun;204(2):412-7

Adipose tissue as a source of nicotinamide N-methyltransferase and homocysteine.

14) Stefatic D*, Riederer M*, Balic M, Dandachi N, Stanzer S, Janesch B, Resel M, Ler D, Samonigg H, Bauernhofer T.

Bosn J Basic Med Sci. 2008 Aug;8(3):245-50. (* shared first authorship)

Optimization of diagnostic ELISA-based tests for the detection of auto-antibodies against tumor antigens in human serum.

15) Lass A, Zimmermann R, Haemmerle G, Riederer M, Schoiswohl G, Schweiger M, Kienesberger P, Strauss JG, Gorkiewicz G, Zechner R.

Cell Metab. 2006 May;3(5):309-19.

Adipose triglyceride lipase-mediated lipolysis of cellular fat stores is activated by CGI-58 and defective in Chanarin-Dorfman Syndrome.

16) Zimmermann R, Strauss JG, Haemmerle G, Schoiswohl G, Birner-Gruenberger R, Riederer M, Lass A, Neuberger G, Eisenhaber F, Hermetter A, Zechner R.

Science. 2004 Nov 19;306(5700):1383-6
Fat mobilization in adipose tissue is promoted by adipose triglyceride lipase.

17) Hauer AC, Riederer M, Griessl A, Rosegger H, MacDonald TT

Clin Exp Allergy. 2003 May;33(5):615-23

Cytokine production by cord blood mononuclear cells stimulated with cows milk proteins

in vitro: interleukin-4 and transforming growth factor beta-secreting cells detected in the

CD45RO T cell population in children of atopic mothers.

18) Haemmerle G, Zimmermann R, Strauss JG, Kratky D, Riederer M, Knipping G, Zechner R.

J Biol Chem 2002, Apr 12; 277 (15): 12946-52

Hormone-sensitive lipase deficiency in mice changes the plasma lipid profile by affecting

the tissue-specific expression pattern of lipoprotein lipase in adipose tissue and muscle.