A Schuld

Summary

Affiliation: Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi Effects of dexamethasone on cytokine plasma levels and white blood cell counts in depressed patients
    A Schuld
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Kraepelinstrasse 10, D 80804, Munich, Germany
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 26:65-76. 2001
  2. ncbi Reduced leptin levels in human narcolepsy
    A Schuld
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry Munich, Germany
    Neuroendocrinology 72:195-8. 2000
  3. ncbi Changes in dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) and DHEA-sulfate plasma levels during experimental endotoxinemia in healthy volunteers
    A Schuld
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Munchen, Germany
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 85:4624-9. 2000
  4. ncbi Hypothalamo-pituitary-adrenal function in patients with depressive disorders is correlated with baseline cytokine levels, but not with cytokine responses to hydrocortisone
    Andreas Schuld
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Kraepelinstrasse 10, D 80804, Munich, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 37:463-70. 2003
  5. ncbi Effects of sleep on endotoxin-induced host responses in healthy men
    M Haack
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Munich, Germany
    Psychosom Med 63:568-78. 2001
  6. ncbi Plasma levels of cytokines and soluble cytokine receptors during treatment with haloperidol
    T Pollmacher
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Munich, Germany
    Am J Psychiatry 154:1763-5. 1997
  7. ncbi Low doses of dexamethasone affect immune parameters in the absence of immunological stimulation
    A Schuld
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Munich, Germany
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 114:322-8. 2006
  8. ncbi Experimental immunomodulation, sleep, and sleepiness in humans
    T Pollmacher
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Kraepelinstrasse 10, 80804 Munich, Germany
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 917:488-99. 2000
  9. ncbi Low leptin levels but normal body mass indices in patients with depression or schizophrenia
    T Kraus
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Munich, Germany
    Neuroendocrinology 73:243-7. 2001
  10. ncbi Effects of antipsychotic drugs on cytokine networks
    T Pollmacher
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Kraepelinstrasse 10, 80804, Munich, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 34:369-82. 2000

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. ncbi Effects of dexamethasone on cytokine plasma levels and white blood cell counts in depressed patients
    A Schuld
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Kraepelinstrasse 10, D 80804, Munich, Germany
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 26:65-76. 2001
    ..Neuroendocrinological alterations associated with major depression seem to be independent from these processes...
  2. ncbi Reduced leptin levels in human narcolepsy
    A Schuld
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry Munich, Germany
    Neuroendocrinology 72:195-8. 2000
    ..The significance of these alterations for the core symptomatology of narcolepsy should be a target of future research...
  3. ncbi Changes in dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) and DHEA-sulfate plasma levels during experimental endotoxinemia in healthy volunteers
    A Schuld
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Munchen, Germany
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 85:4624-9. 2000
    ..8 ng/kg endotoxin. The present results suggest that similarly to glucocorticoids, the adrenal androgens DHEA and DHEA-S play an important role during early host responses to bacterial infections in humans...
  4. ncbi Hypothalamo-pituitary-adrenal function in patients with depressive disorders is correlated with baseline cytokine levels, but not with cytokine responses to hydrocortisone
    Andreas Schuld
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Kraepelinstrasse 10, D 80804, Munich, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 37:463-70. 2003
    ..However, the responsivity of the cytokine production to acutely administered glucocorticoids does not seem to correlate with the state of the HPA system...
  5. ncbi Effects of sleep on endotoxin-induced host responses in healthy men
    M Haack
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Munich, Germany
    Psychosom Med 63:568-78. 2001
    ..The effects of endotoxin on sleep in this case support prior observations that in humans, enhanced SWS and intensified NREM sleep occur when host defense activation is subtle...
  6. ncbi Plasma levels of cytokines and soluble cytokine receptors during treatment with haloperidol
    T Pollmacher
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Munich, Germany
    Am J Psychiatry 154:1763-5. 1997
    ..Clozapine increases the levels of cytokines and soluble cytokine receptors. The authors investigated whether haloperidol has similar effects...
  7. ncbi Low doses of dexamethasone affect immune parameters in the absence of immunological stimulation
    A Schuld
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Munich, Germany
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 114:322-8. 2006
    ..Whereas the levels of TNF-alpha and sTNF-R p75 were reduced, the levels of sTNF-R p55 increased after a transient decrease...
  8. ncbi Experimental immunomodulation, sleep, and sleepiness in humans
    T Pollmacher
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Kraepelinstrasse 10, 80804 Munich, Germany
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 917:488-99. 2000
    ....
  9. ncbi Low leptin levels but normal body mass indices in patients with depression or schizophrenia
    T Kraus
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Munich, Germany
    Neuroendocrinology 73:243-7. 2001
    ..Hence, leptin might play an important pathophysiological role in these psychiatric disorders that deserves further scientific attention...
  10. ncbi Effects of antipsychotic drugs on cytokine networks
    T Pollmacher
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Kraepelinstrasse 10, 80804, Munich, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 34:369-82. 2000
    ..This review provides a synopsis of the data published on these topics and outlines future research perspectives...
  11. ncbi Normal plasma levels of orexin A (hypocretin-1) in narcoleptic patients
    M A Dalal
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Munich, Germany
    Neurology 56:1749-51. 2001
    ..However, plasma orexin A levels did not differ from those observed in controls. These results suggest that orexin deficiency in patients with narcolepsy is a phenomena restricted to the CNS...
  12. ncbi Body weight, the tumor necrosis factor system, and leptin production during treatment with mirtazapine or venlafaxine
    T Kraus
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Munich, Germany
    Pharmacopsychiatry 35:220-5. 2002
    ..In contrast, the effects of such drugs on leptin production seem to be less sensitive with respect to weight gain and more variable...
  13. ncbi [On the clinical relevance of clozapine-triggered release of cytokines and soluble cytokine-receptors]
    T Pollmacher
    Max Planck Institut fur Psychiatrie, Munchen
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 69:S65-74. 2001
    ..The mechanisms underlying clozapine-induced immunomodulation are unknown. Hence, further studies are very important to enhance our understanding of clozapins's side effects and to develop strategies for prevention and treatment...
  14. ncbi Successful antidepressant therapy restores the disturbed interplay between TNF-alpha system and HPA axis
    Hubertus Himmerich
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Munich, Germany
    Biol Psychiatry 60:882-8. 2006
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  15. ncbi Immune-endocrine host response to endotoxin in major depression
    Helmut Vedder
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Munich, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 41:280-9. 2007
    ..An impaired hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenocortical (HPA) function is a well-established finding in major depression (MD), but it is still unclear how this dysfunction affects immune responses in this disorder...
  16. ncbi Changes in weight and glucose tolerance during treatment with mirtazapine
    Hubertus Himmerich
    Diabetes Care 29:170. 2006
  17. ncbi [Weight gain during treatment with antipsychotics: clinical relevance, pathophysiology, and therapeutical strategies]
    Hubertus Himmerich
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    Psychiatr Prax 31:S233-7. 2004
    ..Possible add-on strategies - based on case reports and small studies - are ephedrine, sibutramine, orlistat, topiramate, nizatidine, naltrexone, metformin, amantadine, and reboxetine...
  18. ncbi Plasma levels of leptin and endogenous immune modulators during treatment with carbamazepine or lithium
    Hubertus Himmerich
    Max-Planck-Institute of Psychiatry, Munich, Germany
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 179:447-51. 2005
    ..We conclude that the mood stabilizers carbamazepine and lithium have similar effects on the TNF-alpha system and do not affect leptin levels...
  19. ncbi Elevation of liver enzyme levels during psychopharmacological treatment is associated with weight gain
    Hubertus Himmerich
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Kraepelinstr. 2, D-80804 Munich, Germany. himmerich.mpipsykl.mpg.de
    J Psychiatr Res 39:35-42. 2005
    ..These results suggest that weight gain-associated metabolic changes occurring during treatment with psychotropic drugs have consistent and clinically relevant effects on the liver...
  20. ncbi Early prediction of changes in weight during six weeks of treatment with antidepressants
    Hubertus Himmerich
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Kraepelinstrasse 10, Munich 80804, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 38:485-9. 2004
    ..68, F = 50.45, df = 1,23, p < 0.001). Very early changes in weight during treatment with psychotropic drugs might be a simple and clinically useful predictor of future weight development...
  21. ncbi An automatic method for scoring leg movements in polygraphic sleep recordings and its validity in comparison to visual scoring
    Thomas C Wetter
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Munich, Germany
    Sleep 27:324-8. 2004
    ..The study presents an automatic method for scoring leg movements in polysomnographic recordings and describes an empirical investigation of its validity...
  22. ncbi Epidemiology, implications and mechanisms underlying drug-induced weight gain in psychiatric patients
    Ulrich Zimmermann
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Kraepelinstr 10, 80804, Munich, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 37:193-220. 2003
    ..Several antidepressant and antipsychotic drugs are identified which reliably do not cause weight gain or even reduce weight. Based on these insights, countermeasures to manage drug-induced weight gain are suggested...
  23. ncbi Diurnal variations of interleukin-6 plasma levels are confounded by blood drawing procedures
    Monika Haack
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Kraepelinstrasse 10, D-80804, Munich, Germany
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 27:921-31. 2002
    ..We conclude that variations in IL-6 plasma levels measured in samples from an IV catheter are caused, at least in part, by changes in local cytokine production rather than by physiological changes in circulating IL-6 levels...
  24. ncbi Clozapine and olanzapine are associated with food craving and binge eating: results from a randomized double-blind study
    Michael Kluge
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Kraepelinstrasse 2 10, Munich, Germany
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 27:662-6. 2007
    ..These results suggest that both clozapine and olanzapine can induce food craving and binge eating, however, olanzapine possibly to a greater extent. Findings on clinical efficacy and safety are in accordance with previous reports...
  25. ncbi Sleep enhances nocturnal plasma ghrelin levels in healthy subjects
    Andrea Dzaja
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Kraepelinstrasse 10, 80804 Munich, Germany
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 286:E963-7. 2004
    ..During the first hours of sleep, ghrelin might promote sleep-associated hGH secretion and contribute to the promotion of SWS...