Affiliation: Faculty of Medicine
Bauer J, Buttner P, Wiecker T, Luther H, Garbe C. Interventional study in 1,232 young German children to prevent the development of melanocytic nevi failed to change sun exposure and sun protective behavior. Int J Cancer. 2005;116:755-61 pubmed
..High prevalence of sunscreen use at study commencement, social desirability, and inadequate application of sunscreens might have partially covered their effect. ..
Bauer J, Schumann H, Sönnichsen K, Tomaske M, Bosk A, Bruckner Tuderman L, et al
. Molecular diagnostics facilitate distinction between lethal and non-lethal subtypes of junctional epidermolysis bullosa: a case report and review of the literature. Eur J Pediatr. 2002;161:672-9 pubmed
..The recently published literature on current diagnostic procedures and the revised classification system for inherited epidermolysis bullosa aim towards a better understanding of the disease. ..
Bauer J, Buttner P, Wiecker T, Luther H, Garbe C. Risk factors of incident melanocytic nevi: a longitudinal study in a cohort of 1,232 young German children. Int J Cancer. 2005;115:121-6 pubmed
..Public health education should focus primarily on avoiding sun exposure especially in children with fair skin and parents with high nevus counts. ..
Bauer J, Blum A, Strohhäcker U, Garbe C. Surveillance of patients at high risk for cutaneous malignant melanoma using digital dermoscopy. Br J Dermatol. 2005;152:87-92 pubmed
..The ratio of 33 lesions excised in order to identify two melanomas in situ seems reasonable and may be further reduced in future. ..
Bauer J, Buttner P, Wiecker T, Luther H, Garbe C. Effect of sunscreen and clothing on the number of melanocytic nevi in 1,812 German children attending day care. Am J Epidemiol. 2005;161:620-7 pubmed
..Randomized controlled trials are needed to confirm these results. Meanwhile, public education should aim to protect children primarily by sun avoidance and protective clothing, while sunscreen should also be used. ..
Bauer J. The Molecular Revolution in Cutaneous Biology: Era of Cytogenetics and Copy Number Analysis. J Invest Dermatol. 2017;137:e57-e59 pubmed publisher
..Recent next generation sequencing allows simultaneous mutation, translocation and copy number analysis, and thereby accelerates melanoma research. ..
Bauer J, Kilic E, Vaarwater J, Bastian B, Garbe C, de Klein A. Oncogenic GNAQ mutations are not correlated with disease-free survival in uveal melanoma. Br J Cancer. 2009;101:813-5 pubmed publisher
..The GNAQ mutation status is not suitable to predict DFS. However, the high frequency of GNAQ mutations may render it a promising target for therapeutic intervention. ..