P Wolf

Summary

Affiliation: University of Graz
Country: Austria

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Phenotypic markers, sunlight-related factors and sunscreen use in patients with cutaneous melanoma: an Austrian case-control study
    P Wolf
    Department of Dermatology, Karl Franzens University, Graz, Austria
    Melanoma Res 8:370-8. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Topical treatment with liposomes containing T4 endonuclease V protects human skin in vivo from ultraviolet-induced upregulation of interleukin-10 and tumor necrosis factor-alpha
    P Wolf
    Department of Dermatology, Karl Franzens University, Graz, Austria
    J Invest Dermatol 114:149-56. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Increased prevalence of human papillomavirus in hairs plucked from patients with psoriasis treated with psoralen-UV-A
    Peter Wolf
    Department of Photodermatology, Karl Franzens University, Graz, Austria
    Arch Dermatol 140:317-24. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Immune protection factors of chemical sunscreens measured in the local contact hypersensitivity model in humans
    Peter Wolf
    Department of Dermatology, Karl Franzens University, Graz, Austria
    J Invest Dermatol 121:1080-7. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Ultraviolet exposure as the main initiator of p53 mutations in basal cell carcinomas from psoralen and ultraviolet A-treated patients with psoriasis
    H Seidl
    Department of Dermatology and Institute of Pathology, Karl-Franzens University, Graz, Austria
    J Invest Dermatol 117:365-70. 2001
  6. doi request reprint Efficacy of psoralen plus ultraviolet A therapy vs. biologics in moderate to severe chronic plaque psoriasis: retrospective data analysis of a patient registry
    M Inzinger
    Research Unit for Photodermatology, Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Auenbrugger Platz 8, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    Br J Dermatol 165:640-5. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Treatment with 311-nm ultraviolet B enhanced response of psoriatic lesions in ustekinumab-treated patients: a randomized intraindividual trial
    P Wolf
    Research Unit for Photodermatology, Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Auenbrugger Platz 8, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    Br J Dermatol 166:147-53. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Extended extracorporeal photochemotherapy with extracorporeal administration of 8-methoxypsoralen in systemic sclerosis. An Austrian single-center study
    R R Muellegger
    Department of Dermatology, Karl Franzens University School of Medicine, Graz, Austria
    Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 16:216-23. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint Collision of squamous-cell carcinoma with melanoma in situ in a child with xeroderma pigmentosum
    A Hofer
    Department of Dermatology, Karl Franzens University, Graz, Austria
    Dermatology 203:66-9. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Paired comparison of bathwater versus oral delivery of 8-methoxypsoralen in psoralen plus ultraviolet: A therapy for chronic palmoplantar psoriasis
    A Hofer
    Research Unit of Photodermatology, Medical University Graz, Graz, Austria
    Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 22:1-5. 2006

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  1. ncbi request reprint Phenotypic markers, sunlight-related factors and sunscreen use in patients with cutaneous melanoma: an Austrian case-control study
    P Wolf
    Department of Dermatology, Karl Franzens University, Graz, Austria
    Melanoma Res 8:370-8. 1998
    ..However, sunbaths had no protective value when they were associated with sunburns. Although we cannot exclude the presence of an unknown confounding factor, our results suggest that the use of sunscreens does not help prevent melanoma...
  2. ncbi request reprint Topical treatment with liposomes containing T4 endonuclease V protects human skin in vivo from ultraviolet-induced upregulation of interleukin-10 and tumor necrosis factor-alpha
    P Wolf
    Department of Dermatology, Karl Franzens University, Graz, Austria
    J Invest Dermatol 114:149-56. 2000
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Increased prevalence of human papillomavirus in hairs plucked from patients with psoriasis treated with psoralen-UV-A
    Peter Wolf
    Department of Photodermatology, Karl Franzens University, Graz, Austria
    Arch Dermatol 140:317-24. 2004
    ..It has been suggested that PUVA may increase expression of the tumorigenic agent human papillomavirus (HPV) in skin by directly stimulating virus replication, immune suppression, or both, thereby leading to skin cancer formation...
  4. ncbi request reprint Immune protection factors of chemical sunscreens measured in the local contact hypersensitivity model in humans
    Peter Wolf
    Department of Dermatology, Karl Franzens University, Graz, Austria
    J Invest Dermatol 121:1080-7. 2003
    ..2), whereas the sunscreen with broad-spectrum ultraviolet A + B protection exhibited better immunoprotective capacity than predicted from the sun protection factor...
  5. ncbi request reprint Ultraviolet exposure as the main initiator of p53 mutations in basal cell carcinomas from psoralen and ultraviolet A-treated patients with psoriasis
    H Seidl
    Department of Dermatology and Institute of Pathology, Karl-Franzens University, Graz, Austria
    J Invest Dermatol 117:365-70. 2001
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Efficacy of psoralen plus ultraviolet A therapy vs. biologics in moderate to severe chronic plaque psoriasis: retrospective data analysis of a patient registry
    M Inzinger
    Research Unit for Photodermatology, Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Auenbrugger Platz 8, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    Br J Dermatol 165:640-5. 2011
    ..Few studies have directly compared the clinical efficacy of psoralen plus ultraviolet A (PUVA) vs. biologics in the treatment of psoriasis...
  7. doi request reprint Treatment with 311-nm ultraviolet B enhanced response of psoriatic lesions in ustekinumab-treated patients: a randomized intraindividual trial
    P Wolf
    Research Unit for Photodermatology, Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Auenbrugger Platz 8, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    Br J Dermatol 166:147-53. 2012
    ..e. 75% reduction in Psoriasis Area and Severity Index (PASI) compared with baseline (PASI 75)] in the majority of patients with moderate to severe chronic plaque-type psoriasis...
  8. ncbi request reprint Extended extracorporeal photochemotherapy with extracorporeal administration of 8-methoxypsoralen in systemic sclerosis. An Austrian single-center study
    R R Muellegger
    Department of Dermatology, Karl Franzens University School of Medicine, Graz, Austria
    Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 16:216-23. 2000
    ..The present study was performed to evaluate the efficacy and safety of extended EXP with extracorporeal application of liquid 8-methoxypsoralen (8-MOP) in the treatment of SSC...
  9. ncbi request reprint Collision of squamous-cell carcinoma with melanoma in situ in a child with xeroderma pigmentosum
    A Hofer
    Department of Dermatology, Karl Franzens University, Graz, Austria
    Dermatology 203:66-9. 2001
    ..To the best of our knowledge, this is the first report of a collision tumor comprising squamous-cell carcinoma and melanoma arising in childhood...
  10. ncbi request reprint Paired comparison of bathwater versus oral delivery of 8-methoxypsoralen in psoralen plus ultraviolet: A therapy for chronic palmoplantar psoriasis
    A Hofer
    Research Unit of Photodermatology, Medical University Graz, Graz, Austria
    Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 22:1-5. 2006
    ..After 4 weeks of treatment the half-side trial was finished and the treatment was continued on both sides with the more effective treatment regimen...
  11. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of 8-methoxypsoralen vs. 5-methoxypsoralen plus ultraviolet A therapy in patients with mycosis fungoides
    A Wackernagel
    Photodermatology Unit, Department of Dermatology, Medical University Graz, Austria
    Br J Dermatol 154:519-23. 2006
    ..Psoralen plus ultraviolet (UV) A (PUVA) is the standard treatment for early stage mycosis fungoides (MF). When 8-methoxypsoralen (8-MOP) is used in PUVA therapy, it often produces intolerance reactions such as nausea, vomiting and headache...
  12. doi request reprint Methotrexate vs. fumaric acid esters in moderate-to-severe chronic plaque psoriasis: data registry report on the efficacy under daily life conditions
    M Inzinger
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 27:861-6. 2013
    ..To compare the clinical efficacy of methotrexate (MTX) vs. fumaric acid esters (FAE) in psoriasis treated under daily life conditions...
  13. ncbi request reprint High mutation frequency at Ha-ras exons 1-4 in squamous cell carcinomas from PUVA-treated psoriasis patients
    H Kreimer-Erlacher
    Department of Dermatology, Karl-Franzens University, Auenbrugger Platz 8, A-8036 Graz, Austria
    Photochem Photobiol 74:323-30. 2001
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint [Sunscreens. Protection against skin cancers and photoaging]
    P Wolf
    Abteilung für Photodermatologie, Universitätsklinik für Dermatologie und Venerologie, Graz, Austria
    Hautarzt 54:839-44. 2003
    ..Because of inadequate data, no definite conclusions can be drawn about the cancer-preventive activity of topical use of sunscreens against basal cell carcinoma and malignant melanoma...
  15. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of excimer laser (308 nm) for vitiligo at different body sites
    A Hofer
    Medical University of Graz, Department of Dermatology, Graz, Austria
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 20:558-64. 2006
    ..The treatment with XeCl-excimer laser generated 308-nm UVB radiation has shown promising results in patients with vitiligo...
  16. doi request reprint Randomized double-blinded placebo-controlled intra-individual trial on topical treatment with a 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D₃ analogue in polymorphic light eruption
    A Gruber-Wackernagel
    Research Unit for Photodermatology, Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Auenbrugger Platz 8, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    Br J Dermatol 165:152-63. 2011
    ..Similar to UV radiation, calcitriol (1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D₃) and its analogues such as calcipotriol have been shown to exhibit immunosuppressive properties...
  17. ncbi request reprint Long-term results in the treatment of vitiligo with oral khellin plus UVA
    A Hofer
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 8, A 8036, Graz, Austria
    Eur J Dermatol 11:225-9. 2001
    ..These data indicate that KUVA seems to be safe as well as effective for vitiligo, provided treatment is administered long enough...
  18. ncbi request reprint Anaphylaxis to 5-methoxypsoralen during photochemotherapy
    F J Legat
    Department of Dermatology, Karl Franzens University Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 8, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    Br J Dermatol 145:821-2. 2001
    ..Anaphylaxis to 5-methoxypsoralen was established by placebo-controlled oral provocation tests...
  19. ncbi request reprint Optimal weekly frequency of 308-nm excimer laser treatment in vitiligo patients
    A Hofer
    Department of Photodermatology, Medical University Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 8, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    Br J Dermatol 152:981-5. 2005
    ..Recently the beneficial effect of excimer laser treatment has been reported for patients with vitiligo. The influence of treatment frequency on this effect is not clear...
  20. ncbi request reprint Primary cutaneous follicle center cell lymphoma with follicular growth pattern
    L Cerroni
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Austria
    Blood 95:3922-8. 2000
    ..7 months). Our study demonstrates that primary cutaneous follicular lymphoma represents a distinct entity of the cutaneous B-cell lymphomas. (Blood. 2000;95:3922-3928)..
  21. ncbi request reprint Accidental bullous phototoxic reactions to bergamot aromatherapy oil
    S Kaddu
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Austria
    J Am Acad Dermatol 45:458-61. 2001
    ..This report highlights the potential health hazard related to the increasing use of psoralen-containing aromatherapy oils...
  22. ncbi request reprint High frequency of ultraviolet mutations at the INK4a-ARF locus in squamous cell carcinomas from psoralen-plus-ultraviolet-A-treated psoriasis patients
    Heidemarie Kreimer-Erlacher
    Department of Dermatology, Karl Franzens University, Graz, Austria
    J Invest Dermatol 120:676-82. 2003
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint The angiotensin-converting enzyme insertion/deletion and the endothelin -134 3A/4A gene polymorphisms in patients with chronic plaque psoriasis
    Wolfgang Weger
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Austria
    Exp Dermatol 16:993-8. 2007
    ..The purpose of the present study was thus to investigate a hypothesized association between these gene polymorphisms and the presence of chronic plaque psoriasis...
  24. pmc Platelet-activating factor is crucial in psoralen and ultraviolet A-induced immune suppression, inflammation, and apoptosis
    Peter Wolf
    Research Unit for Photodermatology, Department of Dermatology, Medical University Graz, Auenbrugger Platz 8, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    Am J Pathol 169:795-805. 2006
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Nonmonoclonal PTCH gene mutations in psoralen plus UVA-associated basal cell carcinomas
    Ellen Heitzer
    J Invest Dermatol 128:746-9. 2008
  26. ncbi request reprint Photodamage to the cutaneous sensory nerves: role in photoaging and carcinogenesis of the skin?
    Franz J Legat
    Research Unit for Photodermatology, Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 8, A 8036, Graz, Austria
    Photochem Photobiol Sci 5:170-6. 2006
    ..In addition, we discuss the possible role of these mediators in photocarcinogenesis...
  27. ncbi request reprint The ultraviolet fingerprint dominates the mutational spectrum of the p53 and Ha-ras genes in psoralen + ultraviolet A keratoses from psoriasis patients
    Peter Wolf
    Department of Photodermatology, Karl Franzens University, Graz, Austria
    J Invest Dermatol 122:190-200. 2004
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Measurement of sunscreen immune protection factors in humans: a consensus paper
    Anny Fourtanier
    L Oreal Recherche, Clichy, France
    J Invest Dermatol 125:403-9. 2005
    ..There is a need for a new simpler method of IPF that will have to be validated against existing models...
  29. ncbi request reprint No detection of human herpesvirus 8 in different types of cutaneous angiosarcoma
    Regina Fink-Puches
    Arch Dermatol 138:131-2. 2002
  30. ncbi request reprint Specific cutaneous infiltrates of B-cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia (B-CLL) at sites typical for Borrelia burgdorferi infection
    Lorenzo Cerroni
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Austria
    J Cutan Pathol 29:142-7. 2002
    ..Specific skin manifestations of B-CLL can also be observed at sites typical for lymphadenosis benigna cutis (nipple, scrotum, earlobe), a Borrelia burgdorferi-associated cutaneous B-cell pseudolymphoma...
  31. pmc Clusterin associates with altered elastic fibers in human photoaged skin and prevents elastin from ultraviolet-induced aggregation in vitro
    Elke Janig
    Institute of Pathology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Am J Pathol 171:1474-82. 2007
    ..The interaction of both proteins was further analyzed by electron microscopy, size exclusion chromatography, and mass spectrometry, in which clusterin was found in a stable complex with elastin after UV exposure...
  32. ncbi request reprint Five-year follow-up of a randomized, prospective trial of topical methyl aminolevulinate photodynamic therapy vs surgery for nodular basal cell carcinoma
    Lesley E Rhodes
    Photobiology Unit, Department of Dermatology, University of Manchester, Salford Royal Foundation Hospital, Manchester M6 8HD, England
    Arch Dermatol 143:1131-6. 2007
    ..To compare 5-year lesion recurrence rates in primary nodular basal cell carcinoma treated with topical methyl aminolevulinate photodynamic therapy (PDT) or simple excision surgery...
  33. ncbi request reprint Repeated subinflammatory ultraviolet B irradiation increases substance P and calcitonin gene-related peptide content and augments mustard oil-induced neurogenic inflammation in the skin of rats
    Franz J Legat
    Department of Dermatology, Karl Franzens University Graz Medical School, Auenbruggerplatz 8, 8036 Graz, Austria
    Neurosci Lett 329:309-13. 2002
    ..These data suggest that repeated subinflammatory UVB irradiation locally increases the content of cutaneous SP and CGRP by an increase of neuropeptide content of nerve fibers rather than by an increase of overall nerve fiber density...
  34. doi request reprint p14ARF hypermethylation is common but INK4a-ARF locus or p53 mutations are rare in Merkel cell carcinoma
    Anita Lassacher
    Research Unit for Photodermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    J Invest Dermatol 128:1788-96. 2008
    ..Together, these findings suggest that p14ARF silencing may be an important mechanism in MCC tumorigenesis, and thus a potential target for therapeutic intervention in this highly aggressive tumor type...
  35. ncbi request reprint Absence status epilepticus: the first documented case?
    Peter Wolf
    Danish Epilepsy Centre, Dianalund, Denmark
    Epilepsia 48:4-5. 2007
  36. doi request reprint Lichen aureus: clinicopathologic features, natural history, and relationship to mycosis fungoides
    Regina Fink-Puches
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Arch Dermatol 144:1169-73. 2008
    ..There was no relationship between the presence or absence of monoclonality and patient status at follow-up assessments. Conclusion Patients with classic lesions of LA do not show progression to MF...
  37. doi request reprint Role of the interleukin 15 96516A>T and IL15 96330C>A gene polymorphisms in Caucasian patients with chronic plaque psoriasis
    Wolfgang Weger
    J Dermatol Sci 51:147-9. 2008
  38. ncbi request reprint CDKN2A and MC1R mutations in patients with sporadic multiple primary melanoma
    Ketty Peris
    J Invest Dermatol 122:1327-30. 2004
  39. ncbi request reprint Topical methyl aminolevulinate photodynamic therapy for the treatment of folliculitis
    Michael Horn
    Research Unit for Photodermatology, Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 23:145-7. 2007
    ..The folliculitis had occurred in areas of acne-prone skin of the patients, mainly after long-term administration of antibiotics...
  40. ncbi request reprint Langerhans cell resistance, CD11b+ cell influx, and cytokine mRNA expression in skin after UV exposure in patients with polymorphous light eruption as compared with healthy control subjects
    Alexandra Wackernagel
    J Invest Dermatol 122:1342-4. 2004
  41. ncbi request reprint Sunburn cell formation, dendritic cell migration, and immunomodulatory factor production after solar-simulated irradiation of sunscreen-treated human skin explants in vitro
    Rainer Hofmann-Wellenhof
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    J Invest Dermatol 123:781-7. 2004
    ..We conclude that our model may be useful in determining the immunoprotective capacity of sunscreens...
  42. ncbi request reprint Reduction of treatment frequency and UVA dose does not substantially compromise the antipsoriatic effect of oral psoralen-UVA
    Franz J Legat
    Division of Photodermatology, Department of Dermatology, Medical University Graz Austria
    J Am Acad Dermatol 51:746-54. 2004
    ..The carcinogenic potential of 8-methoxypsoralen photochemotherapy (psoralen-UVA [PUVA]) is correlated with the total number of treatments and cumulative UVA dose applied during oral PUVA therapy...
  43. ncbi request reprint The role of calcitonin gene-related peptide in cutaneous immunosuppression induced by repeated subinflammatory ultraviolet irradiation exposure
    Franz J Legat
    Department of Dermatology, Emory University, School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Exp Dermatol 13:242-50. 2004
    ..These findings support a role for CGRP in the local immunosuppression caused by chronic, repeated subinflammatory UV exposure...
  44. ncbi request reprint Photodynamic therapy using topical methyl aminolevulinate vs surgery for nodular basal cell carcinoma: results of a multicenter randomized prospective trial
    Lesley E Rhodes
    Department of Dermatology, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool, England
    Arch Dermatol 140:17-23. 2004
    ..Photodynamic therapy (PDT) is increasingly used as a noninvasive treatment for nodular basal cell carcinoma (BCC), without a sound evidence base...
  45. ncbi request reprint T1799A BRAF mutation is common in PUVA lentigines
    Anita Lassacher
    J Invest Dermatol 126:1915-7. 2006
  46. ncbi request reprint UV light-induced linear IgA dermatosis
    Wolfgang Salmhofer
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Austria
    J Am Acad Dermatol 50:109-15. 2004
    ..We conclude that linear IgA dermatosis should be added to the list of autoimmune bullous diseases induced and/or aggravated by UV radiation...
  47. ncbi request reprint Comparison of topical methyl aminolevulinate photodynamic therapy with cryotherapy or Fluorouracil for treatment of squamous cell carcinoma in situ: Results of a multicenter randomized trial
    Colin Morton
    Forth Valley Dermatology Centre, Stirling Royal Infirmary, Stirling, Scotland
    Arch Dermatol 142:729-35. 2006
    ..To compare the efficacy, tolerability, and cosmetic outcome of photodynamic therapy (PDT) using topical methyl aminolevulinate with cryotherapy or topical fluorouracil for treatment of squamous cell carcinoma in situ...
  48. ncbi request reprint Psoralen plus UVA vs. UVB-311 nm for the treatment of lichen planus
    Alexandra Wackernagel
    Research Unit for Photodermatology, Medical University Graz, Graz, Austria
    Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 23:15-9. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate and compare the short- and long-term therapeutic efficacy of psoralen plus UVA (PUVA) vs. UVB-311 nm in the treatment of patients with disseminated lichen planus...
  49. ncbi request reprint UV fingerprints predominate in the PTCH mutation spectra of basal cell carcinomas independent of clinical phenotype
    Ellen Heitzer
    Research Unit for Photodermatology, Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    J Invest Dermatol 127:2872-81. 2007
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint Narrowband UV-B phototherapy, alefacept, and clearance of psoriasis
    Franz J Legat
    Research Unit for Photodermatology, Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 8, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    Arch Dermatol 143:1016-22. 2007
    ..To determine whether the addition of 311-nm narrowband UV-B (NB UV-B) phototherapy accelerates and improves the therapeutic efficacy of alefacept, a biological antipsoriatic drug approved for the treatment of moderate to severe psoriasis...