L Rink

Summary

Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Characteristics of immunologic test values in the elderly]
    L Rink
    Institut für Immunologie und Transfusionsmedizin, Medizinische Universitat zu Lubeck
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 30:220-5. 1997
  2. ncbi request reprint Altered cytokine production in the elderly
    L Rink
    Institute of Immunology and Transfusion Medicine, University of Lübeck School of Medicine, Germany
    Mech Ageing Dev 102:199-209. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint Zinc and the immune system
    L Rink
    Institute of Immunology and Transfusion Medicine, University of Lübeck School of Medicine, Ratzeburger Allee 160, D 23538 Lubeck, Germany
    Proc Nutr Soc 59:541-52. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Extracellular and immunological actions of zinc
    L Rink
    Institute of Immunology and Transfusion Medicine, University of Lübeck School of Medicine, Germany
    Biometals 14:367-83. 2001
  5. pmc Inter-individual differences in cytokine release in patients undergoing cardiac surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass
    A Roth-Isigkeit
    Department of Anaesthesia, Medical University of Luebeck, Luebeck, Germany
    Clin Exp Immunol 125:80-8. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Identification of HLA-DRB1 and HLA-DQB1 identical individuals by a cytokine-based mixed lymphocyte culture
    S G Danzer
    Institute of Immunology and Transfusion Medicine, University of Lübeck School of Medicine, Germany
    Lymphokine Cytokine Res 13:303-8. 1994
  7. ncbi request reprint Zinc in pharmacological doses suppresses allogeneic reaction without affecting the antigenic response
    C Faber
    Institute of Immunology and Transfusion Medicine, University of Lübeck School of Medicine, Lubeck, Germany
    Bone Marrow Transplant 33:1241-6. 2004
  8. pmc Leucocyte response and anti-inflammatory cytokines in community acquired pneumonia
    U K Kolling
    Department of Medicine II, , Ratzeburger Allee 160, , Germany
    Thorax 56:121-5. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Zinc inhibits the mixed lymphocyte culture
    C A Campo
    Institute of Immunology and Transfusion Medicine, , Germany
    Biol Trace Elem Res 79:15-22. 2001

Collaborators

  • J Braun
  • N Wellinghausen
  • K Dalhoff
  • A Fischer
  • C Faber
  • C A Campo
  • U K Kolling
  • A Roth-Isigkeit
  • K H Ibs
  • P Gabriel
  • H A Katus
  • M Seyfarth
  • S Bruckner
  • L Hasselbach
  • A Ros
  • E Ocklitz
  • H Gehring
  • P Schmucker
  • F Hansen
  • S G Danzer
  • H Kirchner
  • B Kunze

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint [Characteristics of immunologic test values in the elderly]
    L Rink
    Institut für Immunologie und Transfusionsmedizin, Medizinische Universitat zu Lubeck
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 30:220-5. 1997
    ..In conclusion, the immune system shows many age-dependent changes, but we know little about the reason and the potential pathological effects of these changes...
  2. ncbi request reprint Altered cytokine production in the elderly
    L Rink
    Institute of Immunology and Transfusion Medicine, University of Lübeck School of Medicine, Germany
    Mech Ageing Dev 102:199-209. 1998
    ..In contrast, in vitro induction of IFN-alpha by viruses is decreased in the elderly compared to the young. In conclusion, there are cellular defects and dysfunctions in the elderly resulting in an altered immune response...
  3. ncbi request reprint Zinc and the immune system
    L Rink
    Institute of Immunology and Transfusion Medicine, University of Lübeck School of Medicine, Ratzeburger Allee 160, D 23538 Lubeck, Germany
    Proc Nutr Soc 59:541-52. 2000
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  4. ncbi request reprint Extracellular and immunological actions of zinc
    L Rink
    Institute of Immunology and Transfusion Medicine, University of Lübeck School of Medicine, Germany
    Biometals 14:367-83. 2001
    ..2. The modulation of the innate immune system in vitro and in vivo. 3. The role of zinc in the B cell response and antibody production. 4. Effects of zinc on the development and function of T cells...
  5. pmc Inter-individual differences in cytokine release in patients undergoing cardiac surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass
    A Roth-Isigkeit
    Department of Anaesthesia, Medical University of Luebeck, Luebeck, Germany
    Clin Exp Immunol 125:80-8. 2001
    ..Our results suggest: (1) close relationships between cytokine release in the postoperative period, and (2) inter-individually varying patterns of cytokine release in patients undergoing CABG surgery with CPB...
  6. ncbi request reprint Identification of HLA-DRB1 and HLA-DQB1 identical individuals by a cytokine-based mixed lymphocyte culture
    S G Danzer
    Institute of Immunology and Transfusion Medicine, University of Lübeck School of Medicine, Germany
    Lymphokine Cytokine Res 13:303-8. 1994
    ..In conclusion, cytokine determination in MLC is a new method of evaluating the biological relevance of stimulatory antigens after allogeneic stimulation detecting all individual diversities in one experiment...
  7. ncbi request reprint Zinc in pharmacological doses suppresses allogeneic reaction without affecting the antigenic response
    C Faber
    Institute of Immunology and Transfusion Medicine, University of Lübeck School of Medicine, Lubeck, Germany
    Bone Marrow Transplant 33:1241-6. 2004
    ..So far, no clinical application studies have been performed, but the observed selective suppression of allogeneic reaction by zinc is the first step towards a new generation of immunosuppressants...
  8. pmc Leucocyte response and anti-inflammatory cytokines in community acquired pneumonia
    U K Kolling
    Department of Medicine II, , Ratzeburger Allee 160, , Germany
    Thorax 56:121-5. 2001
    ..Strategies to increase neutrophil counts may exert beneficial effects, not only by augmenting the antimicrobial activity but also by modulating the inflammatory cytokine response...
  9. ncbi request reprint Zinc inhibits the mixed lymphocyte culture
    C A Campo
    Institute of Immunology and Transfusion Medicine, , Germany
    Biol Trace Elem Res 79:15-22. 2001
    ..In this report we analyzed the mechanism whereby zinc influences the MLC to possibly find a nontoxic way of immunosuppression...