D Kunz

Summary

Affiliation: RWTH Aachen
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Microbiological and immunological monitoring in polyarticular rheumatoid arthritis after total joint replacement]
    D Kunz
    Institut fur Medizinische Mikrobiologie, Universitätsklinikum der Otto von Guericke Universität Magdeburg
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 126:138-40. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Standardized flow cytometric method for the accurate determination of platelet counts in patients with severe thrombocytopenia
    D Kunz
    Institut fur Klinische Chemie und Pathobiochemie, Universitätsklinikum der RWTH, Aachen, Germany
    Cytometry 42:284-9. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Automated CD61 immunoplatelet analysis of thrombocytopenic samples
    D Kunz
    Institut fur Klinische Chemie und Pathobiochemie, Universitätsklinikum der RWTH, Pauwelsstr 30, 52072 Aachen, Germany
    Br J Haematol 112:584-92. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Possibilities and limitations of automated platelet counting procedures in the thrombocytopenic range
    D Kunz
    Institut fur Klinische Chemie und Pathobiochemie, Universitätsklinikum der RWTH, Aachen, Germany
    Semin Thromb Hemost 27:229-35. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Lower cardiac troponin T and I results in heparin-plasma than in serum
    H Stiegler
    Institut fur Klinische Chemie und Pathobiochemie, Medizinische Klinik I, and Klinik für Thorax, Herz und Gefässchirurgie, Universitätsklinikum der RWTH Aachen, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Clin Chem 46:1338-44. 2000
  6. pmc Comparative evaluation of gene delivery devices in primary cultures of rat hepatic stellate cells and rat myofibroblasts
    R Weiskirchen
    Institute of Clinical Chemistry and Pathobiochemistry, Central Laboratory, RWTH University Hospital, Aachen, Germany
    BMC Cell Biol 1:4. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Peritoneal release of TNFalpha and IL-6 after elective colorectal surgery and anastomotic leakage
    P Bertram
    Department of Surgery, Rhenish Westphalian Technical University, Aachen, Germany
    J Invest Surg 16:65-9. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Lack of association between the -260 C-->T promoter polymorphism of the endotoxin receptor CD14 gene and the CD14 density of unstimulated human monocytes and soluble CD14 plasma levels
    M Heesen
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, University Hospital of Aachen, Pauwelsstrasse 30, 52057 Aachen, Germany
    Intensive Care Med 27:1770-5. 2001
  9. pmc Identification of the promoter sequences involved in the interleukin-6 dependent expression of the rat alpha 2-macroglobulin gene
    D Kunz
    Biochemisches Institut, Universitat Freiburg, FRG
    Nucleic Acids Res 17:1121-38. 1989
  10. pmc Expression of nitric oxide synthase in rat glomerular mesangial cells mediated by cyclic AMP
    H Muhl
    Department of Pharmacology, Biocenter of the University of Basel, Switzerland
    Br J Pharmacol 112:1-8. 1994

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Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint [Microbiological and immunological monitoring in polyarticular rheumatoid arthritis after total joint replacement]
    D Kunz
    Institut fur Medizinische Mikrobiologie, Universitätsklinikum der Otto von Guericke Universität Magdeburg
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 126:138-40. 2001
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Standardized flow cytometric method for the accurate determination of platelet counts in patients with severe thrombocytopenia
    D Kunz
    Institut fur Klinische Chemie und Pathobiochemie, Universitätsklinikum der RWTH, Aachen, Germany
    Cytometry 42:284-9. 2000
    ..In order to facilitate this downward revision, it is necessary to have PLT counting methods that are able to provide reliable results in the appropriate decision range...
  3. ncbi request reprint Automated CD61 immunoplatelet analysis of thrombocytopenic samples
    D Kunz
    Institut fur Klinische Chemie und Pathobiochemie, Universitätsklinikum der RWTH, Pauwelsstr 30, 52072 Aachen, Germany
    Br J Haematol 112:584-92. 2001
    ..In conclusion, (i) the CD61-Imm method performance is at least equivalent to the reference flow cytometric method, and (ii) in severe thrombocytopenia the CD61-Imm count is superior to the Plto count...
  4. ncbi request reprint Possibilities and limitations of automated platelet counting procedures in the thrombocytopenic range
    D Kunz
    Institut fur Klinische Chemie und Pathobiochemie, Universitätsklinikum der RWTH, Aachen, Germany
    Semin Thromb Hemost 27:229-35. 2001
    ..Using this evaluation procedure, it can be shown that immunological automated counting methods can provide reliable, sufficient, and prompt platelet counts, especially in the thrombocytopenic range...
  5. ncbi request reprint Lower cardiac troponin T and I results in heparin-plasma than in serum
    H Stiegler
    Institut fur Klinische Chemie und Pathobiochemie, Medizinische Klinik I, and Klinik für Thorax, Herz und Gefässchirurgie, Universitätsklinikum der RWTH Aachen, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Clin Chem 46:1338-44. 2000
    ..We investigated the influence of incomplete serum separation and the effect of heparin-plasma on cardiac troponin concentrations...
  6. pmc Comparative evaluation of gene delivery devices in primary cultures of rat hepatic stellate cells and rat myofibroblasts
    R Weiskirchen
    Institute of Clinical Chemistry and Pathobiochemistry, Central Laboratory, RWTH University Hospital, Aachen, Germany
    BMC Cell Biol 1:4. 2000
    ..e. myofibroblasts. Transfection conditions were determined using enhanced green fluorescent protein as a reporter expressed under the transcriptional control of the human cytomegalovirus immediate early gene 1 promoter/enhancer...
  7. ncbi request reprint Peritoneal release of TNFalpha and IL-6 after elective colorectal surgery and anastomotic leakage
    P Bertram
    Department of Surgery, Rhenish Westphalian Technical University, Aachen, Germany
    J Invest Surg 16:65-9. 2003
    ..21). After elective colorectal surgery, neither postoperative abdominal drainage fluid TNFalpha nor IL-6 monitoring is helpful to decide on the need for revision in patients with anastomotic leakage...
  8. ncbi request reprint Lack of association between the -260 C-->T promoter polymorphism of the endotoxin receptor CD14 gene and the CD14 density of unstimulated human monocytes and soluble CD14 plasma levels
    M Heesen
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, University Hospital of Aachen, Pauwelsstrasse 30, 52057 Aachen, Germany
    Intensive Care Med 27:1770-5. 2001
    ..This study evaluated the role of this polymorphism in the expression of monocyte and soluble CD14. Moreover, the effect of the CD14 -260 genotypes for the ex vivo TNF-alpha response to endotoxin was analyzed in whole blood...
  9. pmc Identification of the promoter sequences involved in the interleukin-6 dependent expression of the rat alpha 2-macroglobulin gene
    D Kunz
    Biochemisches Institut, Universitat Freiburg, FRG
    Nucleic Acids Res 17:1121-38. 1989
    ....
  10. pmc Expression of nitric oxide synthase in rat glomerular mesangial cells mediated by cyclic AMP
    H Muhl
    Department of Pharmacology, Biocenter of the University of Basel, Switzerland
    Br J Pharmacol 112:1-8. 1994
    ..Furthermore, the signalling cascades triggered by IL-1 Beta and TNF alpha synergize with the cyclic AMP pathway to stimulate NO synthase activity...
  11. pmc Pituitary deficiency following aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage
    I Kreitschmann-Andermahr
    Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospital, Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 74:1133-5. 2003
    ..To investigate the incidence and severity of pituitary insufficiency after aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage...