Dr. Weber is currently Professor at Institute for Cardiovascular Prevention, Ludwig-Max imilians-University. He has received MD degree from LMU
Munich. He is board certified in Cardiology, Internal Medicine. He has received Paul-Martini-Award & ESC Outstanding Achievement Award.
His publications are as follows:
Ostermann G, Weber KSC, Zernecke A, Schröder A, Weber C. JAM-1 is a ligand for the ?integrin LFA-1 involved in transendothelial migration of leukocytes. Nature Immunol. 2002;3:151-158.
Bernhagen J et al. & Weber C. MIF is a non-cognate ligand of CXC chemokine receptors in inflammatory and atherogenic cell recruitment. Nature Med. 2007;13:587-96.
Weber C, Zernecke A, Libby P. The multi-facetted contributions of leukocyte subsets to atherosclerosis. Nature Rev. Immunol. 2008;8:802-815.
Koenen RR et al. & Weber C. Disrupting functional interactions between platelet chemokines inhibits atherosclerosis in hyperlipidemic mice. Nature Med. 2009;15:97-103.
Zernecke A et al. & Weber C .Delivery of microRNA-126 by apoptotic bodies induces CXCL12-dependent vascular protection. Science Sign. 2009;2:ra81.
Schober A et al. & Weber C (2014) MicroRNA-126-5p promotes endothelial proliferation and limits atherosclerosis by suppressing Dlk1. Nature Med.2014;20:368-376.