Volker Rickerts

Summary

Affiliation: Robert Koch-Institut
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Identification of fungal pathogens in tissue samples using fluorescence in situ hybridization]
    V Rickerts
    Erreger von Pilz, und Parasiteninfektionen und Mykobakteriosen, Robert Koch Institut, Nordufer 20, 13353, Berlin, Deutschland
    Pathologe 34:528-33. 2013
  2. pmc Enhanced fungal DNA-extraction from formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded tissue specimens by application of thermal energy
    Volker Rickerts
    Robert Koch Institut, Berlin, Germany
    Med Mycol 50:667-72. 2012
  3. pmc Comparison of quantitative real time PCR with Sequencing and ribosomal RNA-FISH for the identification of fungi in formalin fixed, paraffin-embedded tissue specimens
    Volker Rickerts
    Department of Internal Medicine II, University Hospital, Frankfurt, Germany
    BMC Infect Dis 11:202. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Comparison of histopathological analysis, culture, and polymerase chain reaction assays to detect invasive mold infections from biopsy specimens
    Volker Rickerts
    Department of Internal Medicine II, University Hospital, Frankfurt, Germany
    Clin Infect Dis 44:1078-83. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Diagnosis and therapy of Candida infections: joint recommendations of the German Speaking Mycological Society and the Paul-Ehrlich-Society for Chemotherapy
    Markus Ruhnke
    Medizinische Klinik m S Onkologie u Hämatologie, Charite Universitatsmedizin, Charite, Campus Mitte, Berlin, Germany
    Mycoses 54:279-310. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Rhinocerebral zygomycosis in a young girl undergoing allogeneic stem cell transplantation for severe aplastic anaemia
    Jan Sorensen
    Department of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, University of Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany
    Mycoses 49:31-6. 2006

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Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint [Identification of fungal pathogens in tissue samples using fluorescence in situ hybridization]
    V Rickerts
    Erreger von Pilz, und Parasiteninfektionen und Mykobakteriosen, Robert Koch Institut, Nordufer 20, 13353, Berlin, Deutschland
    Pathologe 34:528-33. 2013
    ..These techniques have been successfully applied to deep fungal infections due to different agents in various organ samples. ..
  2. pmc Enhanced fungal DNA-extraction from formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded tissue specimens by application of thermal energy
    Volker Rickerts
    Robert Koch Institut, Berlin, Germany
    Med Mycol 50:667-72. 2012
    ..This may help illuminate the etiology of IFI and thereby improve patient management by guiding antifungal therapy...
  3. pmc Comparison of quantitative real time PCR with Sequencing and ribosomal RNA-FISH for the identification of fungi in formalin fixed, paraffin-embedded tissue specimens
    Volker Rickerts
    Department of Internal Medicine II, University Hospital, Frankfurt, Germany
    BMC Infect Dis 11:202. 2011
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Comparison of histopathological analysis, culture, and polymerase chain reaction assays to detect invasive mold infections from biopsy specimens
    Volker Rickerts
    Department of Internal Medicine II, University Hospital, Frankfurt, Germany
    Clin Infect Dis 44:1078-83. 2007
    ..However, tissue cultures often fail to grow a fungal pathogen in cases of suspected mold infection...
  5. doi request reprint Diagnosis and therapy of Candida infections: joint recommendations of the German Speaking Mycological Society and the Paul-Ehrlich-Society for Chemotherapy
    Markus Ruhnke
    Medizinische Klinik m S Onkologie u Hämatologie, Charite Universitatsmedizin, Charite, Campus Mitte, Berlin, Germany
    Mycoses 54:279-310. 2011
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Rhinocerebral zygomycosis in a young girl undergoing allogeneic stem cell transplantation for severe aplastic anaemia
    Jan Sorensen
    Department of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, University of Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany
    Mycoses 49:31-6. 2006
    ..No severe side effect of the antifungal drugs was noted. Unfortunately, the girl died 5 months after HSCT due to disseminated adenovirus infection...