- Glutathione S-transferase genetic polymorphisms and individual sensitivity to the ototoxic effect of cisplatinU Peters
Institute for Human Genetics, University of Munster, Germany
Anticancer Drugs 11:639-43. 2000..We found a protective effect for the GSTM3*B allele with a frequency of 0.18 in the group with normal hearing after therapy versus 0.025 in the group with hearing impairment. (chi2=5.37; p=0.02)...
- Sequence analysis of kgp in Porphyromonas gingivalis isolates from periodontitis patientsT Beikler
Department of Periodontology, University of Munster, Munster, Germany
Oral Microbiol Immunol 18:393-7. 2003..Moreover, no differences in proteolytic activity of Kgp-I and Kgp-II were detected. The results indicated that two kgp types are maintained in natural populations of P. gingivalis...
- Sequence variations in rgpA and rgpB of Porphyromonas gingivalis in periodontitisT Beikler
Department of Periodontology, University of Munster, Germany
J Periodontal Res 40:193-8. 2005....
- Megalin genetic polymorphisms and individual sensitivity to the ototoxic effect of cisplatinL Riedemann
Department of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, University Children s Hospital, Munster, Germany
Pharmacogenomics J 8:23-8. 2008..32 versus 0.14) (chi(2)=5.83, P<0.02; odds ratio: 3.45; 95% confidence interval: 1.11-11.2) indicating that SNPs at the megalin gene might impact the individual susceptibility against cisplatin-induced ototoxicity...
- A polymorphic microsatellite located within the second intron of the methylmalonyl-CoA mutase (MUT) gene on SSC 1S Duscher
Institute of Veterinary Medicine, University of Gottingen, Germany
Anim Genet 31:339. 2000
- A case-control study of the effect of infant feeding on celiac diseaseU Peters
Institute of Human Nutrition and Food Science, University of Kiel, Germany
Ann Nutr Metab 45:135-42. 2001..The data did not support an influence of the age at first dietary gluten exposure on the incidence of celiac disease. However, the age at first gluten exposure appeared to affect the age at onset of symptoms...
- Does tea affect cardiovascular disease? A meta-analysisU Peters
Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7400, USA
Am J Epidemiol 154:495-503. 2001..With increasing tea consumption, the risk increased for coronary heart disease in the United Kingdom and for stroke in Australia, whereas the risk decreased in other regions, particularly in continental Europe...
- Vitamin D, calcium, and vitamin D receptor polymorphism in colorectal adenomasU Peters
Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 10:1267-74. 2001..The VDR FokI polymorphism was not significantly associated with colorectal adenoma and did not modify the effect of vitamin D or calcium. In conclusion, the study results suggested a protective effect for vitamin D on colorectal adenoma...