Lisa Walter

Dr. Lisa Walter, PhD

Department Artificial Intelligence in Biomedical Engineering (AIBE)
Lehrstuhl für Maschinelles Lernen und Datenanalytik

Room: Room 01.015
Carl-Thiersch-Straße 2b
91052 Erlangen

Academic CV

  • 2018 – 2024
    Profilzentrum Medizintechnik (FAU MT)/Central Institute of Medical Engineering (ZiMT)
    Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany
  • 2015 – 2017
    Research Scientist, Dermatology, University Hospital of Erlangen, Germany
  • 2012 – 2014
    Research Scientist, Experimental Surgery, University Hospital of Regensburg, Germany
  • 2011 – 2012
    Adjunct Faculty, Applied Biology, Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences, Germany
  • 2008 – 2010
    Program Coordinator, Graduate Program in Pharmacology, University Hospital of Cologne, Germany
  • 2004 – 2007
    Postdoc and EMBO Fellow in Immunology, Pasteur Institute, Paris, France
  • 2004
    PhD, Pharmacology, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
  • 1999
    Bachelor of Science, Physics, Harvey Mudd College, Claremont, USA


ALK Inhibitors Do Not Increase Sensitivity to Radiation in EML4-ALK Non-small Cell Lung Cancer.
Fleschutz K, Walter L, Leistner R, Heinzerling L.
Anticancer Res. 2020 Sep;40(9):4937-4946.
PMID: 32878782
TIGIT+ iTregs elicited by human regulatory macrophages control T cell immunity.
Riquelme P, Haarer J, Kammler A, Walter L, Tomiuk S, Ahrens N, Wege AK, Goecze I, Zecher D, Banas B, Spang A, Fändrich F, Lutz MB, Sawitzki B, Schlitt HJ, Ochando J, Geissler EK, Hutchinson JA.
Nat Commun. 2018 Jul 20;9(1):2858.
PMID: 30030423

BRAF Inhibitors and Radiation Do Not Act Synergistically to Inhibit WT and V600E BRAF Human Melanoma.
Walter L, Heinzerling L.
Anticancer Res. 2018 Mar;38(3):1335-1341.
PMID: 29491057

A web platform for the network analysis of highthroughput data in melanoma and its use to investigate mechanisms of resistance to anti-PD1 immunotherapy.
Dreyer FS, Cantone M, Eberhardt M, Jaitly T, Walter L, Wittmann J, Gupta S, Khan F, Wolkenhauer O, Pützer B, Jäck HM, Heinzerling L, Vera J.
Biochim Biophys Acta. 2018 Feb 23. pii: S0925-4439(18)30031-0.
PMID: 29410200

Predicting the response to anti-PD1 therapy in metastatic melanoma.
Heinzerling L, Kirchberger MC, Walter L, Schuler G.
Transl Cancer Res 2016;5(Suppl 3):S576-S579.
doi: 10.21037/tcr.2016.09.40

Adaptive Immune Response to and Survival Effect of Temozolomide- and Valproic Acid-induced Autophagy in Glioblastoma.
Proske J, Walter L, Bumes E, Hutterer M, Vollmann-Zwerenz A, Eyüpoglu IY, Savaskan NE, Seliger C, Hau P, Uhl M.
Anticancer Res. 2016 Mar;36(3):899-905.
PMID: 26976976

Laser ablation-inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry: an emerging technology for detecting rare cells in tissue sections.
Managh AJ, Hutchinson RW, Riquelme P, Broichhausen C, Wege AK, Ritter U, Ahrens N, Koehl GE, Walter L, Florian C, Schlitt HJ, Reid HJ, Geissler EK, Sharp BL, Hutchinson JA.
J Immunol. 2014 Sep 1;193(5):2600-8. Epub 2014 Jul 23.
PMID: 25057005

Clinical management of patients receiving cell-based immunoregulatory therapy.
Hutchinson JA, Ahrens N, Riquelme P, Walter L, Gruber M, Böger CA, Farkas S, Scherer MN, Broichhausen C, Bein T, Schlitt HJ, Fändrich F, Banas B, Geissler EK.
Transfusion. 2014 Sep;54(9):2336-43. Epub 2014 Apr 4. Review.
PMID: 24697195

Inflammatory Diseases of the Central Nervous System
Chapter 7: CD8+ T cell-mediated autoimmune diseases of the CNS
Lisa Walter & Matthew L. Albert
© Cambridge University Press 2010
ISBN 978-0-521-88874-5

Role of microglia in neuronal degeneration and regeneration.
Walter L, Neumann H.
Semin Immunopathol. 2009 Nov;31(4):513-25. Epub 2009 Sep 9. Review.
PMID: 19763574

Cutting edge: cross-presented intracranial antigen primes CD8+ T cells.
Walter L, Albert ML.
J Immunol. 2007 May 15;178(10):6038-42.
PMID: 17475827

Experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis disrupts endocannabinoid-mediated neuroprotection.
Witting A, Chen L, Cudaback E, Straiker A, Walter L, Rickman B, Möller T, Brosnan C, Stella N.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2006 Apr 18;103(16):6362-7. Epub 2006 Mar 29.
PMID: 16571660

ATP induces a rapid and pronounced increase in 2-arachidonoylglycerol production by astrocytes, a response limited by monoacylglycerol lipase.
Walter L, Dinh T, Stella N.
J Neurosci. 2004 Sep 15;24(37):8068-74.
PMID: 15371507

P2X7 receptors control 2-arachidonoylglycerol production by microglial cells.
Witting A, Walter L, Wacker J, Möller T, Stella N.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2004 Mar 2;101(9):3214-9. Epub 2004 Feb 19.
PMID: 14976257

Cannabinoids and neuroinflammation.
Walter L, Stella N.
Br J Pharmacol. 2004 Mar;141(5):775-85. Epub 2004 Feb 2. Review.
PMID: 14757702

Endothelin-1 increases 2-arachidonoyl glycerol (2-AG) production in astrocytes.
Walter L, Stella N.
Glia. 2003 Oct;44(1):85-90.
PMID: 12951660

Palmitoylethanolamide increases after focal cerebral ischemia and potentiates microglial cell motility.
Franklin A, Parmentier-Batteur S, Walter L, Greenberg DA, Stella N.
J Neurosci. 2003 Aug 27;23(21):7767-75.
PMID: 12944505

Nonpsychotropic cannabinoid receptors regulate microglial cell migration.
Walter L, Franklin A, Witting A, Wade C, Xie Y, Kunos G, Mackie K, Stella N.
J Neurosci. 2003 Feb 15;23(4):1398-405.
PMID: 12598628

Astrocytes in culture produce anandamide and other acylethanolamides.
Walter L, Franklin A, Witting A, Moller T, Stella N.
J Biol Chem. 2002 Jun 7;277(23):20869-76. Epub 2002 Mar 26.
PMID: 11916961

Outer and central charged residues in DIVS4 of skeletal muscle sodium channels have differing roles in deactivation.
Groome J, Fujimoto E, Walter L, Ruben P.
Biophys J. 2002 Mar;82(3):1293-307.
PMID: 11867446