Peter Rzehak

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Period-specific growth, overweight and modification by breastfeeding in the GINI and LISA birth cohorts up to age 6 years
    Peter Rzehak
    Institute of Epidemiology, Helmholtz Zentrum Munchen, German Research Center for Environmental Health, Ingolstadter Landstrasse 1, 85764, Neuherberg, Germany
    Eur J Epidemiol 24:449-67. 2009
  2. pmc Variants of the FADS1 FADS2 gene cluster, blood levels of polyunsaturated fatty acids and eczema in children within the first 2 years of life
    Peter Rzehak
    Helmholtz Zentrum Munchen, German Research Center for Environmental Health, Institute of Epidemiology, Neuherberg, Germany
    PLoS ONE 5:e13261. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Associations between BMI and the FTO gene are age dependent: results from the GINI and LISA birth cohort studies up to age 6 years
    Peter Rzehak
    Institute of Epidemiology, German Research Center for Environmental Health, Helmholtz Zentrum Munchen, Neuherberg, Germany
    Obes Facts 3:173-80. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Short- and long-term effects of feeding hydrolyzed protein infant formulas on growth at < or = 6 y of age: results from the German Infant Nutritional Intervention Study
    Peter Rzehak
    Helmholtz Zentrum Munchen, German Research Center for Environmental Health, Institute of Epidemiology, Neuherberg, Germany
    Am J Clin Nutr 89:1846-56. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Evidence for an association between genetic variants of the fatty acid desaturase 1 fatty acid desaturase 2 ( FADS1 FADS2) gene cluster and the fatty acid composition of erythrocyte membranes
    Peter Rzehak
    Institute of Epidemiology, Helmholtz Zentrum Munchen, German Research Centre for Environmental Health, Neuherberg 85764, Germany
    Br J Nutr 101:20-6. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Growth of infants fed formula rich in canola oil (low erucic acid rapeseed oil)
    Peter Rzehak
    Helmholtz Zentrum Munchen, German Research Center for Environmental Health, Institute of Epidemiology, Neuherberg, Germany
    Clin Nutr 30:339-45. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Long-term effects of hydrolyzed protein infant formulas on growth--extended follow-up to 10 y of age: results from the German Infant Nutritional Intervention (GINI) study
    Peter Rzehak
    From Helmholtz Zentrum München, German Research Center for Environmental Health, Institute of Epidemiology, Neuherberg, Germany, Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:1803S-1807S. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Regional and socio-economic differences in food, nutrient and supplement intake in school-age children in Germany: results from the GINIplus and the LISAplus studies
    Stefanie Sausenthaler
    Helmholtz Zentrum Munchen, German Research Center for Environmental Health, Institute of Epidemiology, Ingolstadter Landstr 1, 85764 Neuherberg, Germany
    Public Health Nutr 14:1724-35. 2011
  9. pmc Long-term exposure to NO2 and PM10 and all-cause and cause-specific mortality in a prospective cohort of women
    Joachim Heinrich
    Helmholtz Zentrum Munchen, German Research Center for Environmental Health GmbH, Institute of Epidemiology I, Neuherberg, Germany
    Occup Environ Med 70:179-86. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Day care in relation to respiratory-tract and gastrointestinal infections in a German birth cohort study
    Anne Zutavern
    GSF National Research Center for Environment and Health, Institute of Epidemiology, Neuherberg, Germany
    Acta Paediatr 96:1494-9. 2007

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. doi request reprint Period-specific growth, overweight and modification by breastfeeding in the GINI and LISA birth cohorts up to age 6 years
    Peter Rzehak
    Institute of Epidemiology, Helmholtz Zentrum Munchen, German Research Center for Environmental Health, Ingolstadter Landstrasse 1, 85764, Neuherberg, Germany
    Eur J Epidemiol 24:449-67. 2009
    ..The protective effect of breastfeeding on becoming overweight is related to its weight-velocity-modifying-effect in early infancy...
  2. pmc Variants of the FADS1 FADS2 gene cluster, blood levels of polyunsaturated fatty acids and eczema in children within the first 2 years of life
    Peter Rzehak
    Helmholtz Zentrum Munchen, German Research Center for Environmental Health, Institute of Epidemiology, Neuherberg, Germany
    PLoS ONE 5:e13261. 2010
    ..We analyze this genetic-association in two children-cohort-studies. In addition, the association between variants in the FADS-gene-cluster and blood-fatty-acid-composition with eczema was studied...
  3. doi request reprint Associations between BMI and the FTO gene are age dependent: results from the GINI and LISA birth cohort studies up to age 6 years
    Peter Rzehak
    Institute of Epidemiology, German Research Center for Environmental Health, Helmholtz Zentrum Munchen, Neuherberg, Germany
    Obes Facts 3:173-80. 2010
    ..However, little is known about the longitudinal dynamics of these polymorphisms on body mass index (BMI), overweight, and obesity...
  4. doi request reprint Short- and long-term effects of feeding hydrolyzed protein infant formulas on growth at < or = 6 y of age: results from the German Infant Nutritional Intervention Study
    Peter Rzehak
    Helmholtz Zentrum Munchen, German Research Center for Environmental Health, Institute of Epidemiology, Neuherberg, Germany
    Am J Clin Nutr 89:1846-56. 2009
    ..The short- and long-term effects of feeding with hydrolyzed formulas on growth are uncertain...
  5. doi request reprint Evidence for an association between genetic variants of the fatty acid desaturase 1 fatty acid desaturase 2 ( FADS1 FADS2) gene cluster and the fatty acid composition of erythrocyte membranes
    Peter Rzehak
    Institute of Epidemiology, Helmholtz Zentrum Munchen, German Research Centre for Environmental Health, Neuherberg 85764, Germany
    Br J Nutr 101:20-6. 2009
    ..We provide the first replication of the association of the FADS1 FADS2 gene cluster with PUFA in blood phospholipids. For the first time, such associations were also shown for PUFA in cell membranes...
  6. doi request reprint Growth of infants fed formula rich in canola oil (low erucic acid rapeseed oil)
    Peter Rzehak
    Helmholtz Zentrum Munchen, German Research Center for Environmental Health, Institute of Epidemiology, Neuherberg, Germany
    Clin Nutr 30:339-45. 2011
    ..The aim of this study is to investigate whether infant formulas containing canola oil support normal growth in infants as assessed by weight and length gain...
  7. doi request reprint Long-term effects of hydrolyzed protein infant formulas on growth--extended follow-up to 10 y of age: results from the German Infant Nutritional Intervention (GINI) study
    Peter Rzehak
    From Helmholtz Zentrum München, German Research Center for Environmental Health, Institute of Epidemiology, Neuherberg, Germany, Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:1803S-1807S. 2011
    ..No studies have been conducted in children up to the age of 10 y...
  8. doi request reprint Regional and socio-economic differences in food, nutrient and supplement intake in school-age children in Germany: results from the GINIplus and the LISAplus studies
    Stefanie Sausenthaler
    Helmholtz Zentrum Munchen, German Research Center for Environmental Health, Institute of Epidemiology, Ingolstadter Landstr 1, 85764 Neuherberg, Germany
    Public Health Nutr 14:1724-35. 2011
    ..To describe regional differences between eastern and western Germany with regard to food, nutrient and supplement intake in 9-12-year-old children, and analyse its association with parental education and equivalent income...
  9. pmc Long-term exposure to NO2 and PM10 and all-cause and cause-specific mortality in a prospective cohort of women
    Joachim Heinrich
    Helmholtz Zentrum Munchen, German Research Center for Environmental Health GmbH, Institute of Epidemiology I, Neuherberg, Germany
    Occup Environ Med 70:179-86. 2013
    ..These associations were temporally stable. Long-term exposure to ambient PM(10) and NO(2) was associated with increased mortality rates...
  10. ncbi request reprint Day care in relation to respiratory-tract and gastrointestinal infections in a German birth cohort study
    Anne Zutavern
    GSF National Research Center for Environment and Health, Institute of Epidemiology, Neuherberg, Germany
    Acta Paediatr 96:1494-9. 2007
    ..To investigate longitudinally whether children attending day care centres have an increased risk of acquiring common cold, bronchitis, pneumonia, otitis media or diarrhea...
  11. ncbi request reprint Weight change, weight cycling and mortality in the ERFORT Male Cohort Study
    Peter Rzehak
    Institute of Epidemiology, GSF National Research Center for Environment and Health, Ingolstaedter Landstrasse 1, 85764, Neuherberg, Germany
    Eur J Epidemiol 22:665-73. 2007
    ..To investigate the effect of weight change and weight fluctuations on all-cause-mortality in men...
  12. doi request reprint A new FFQ designed to measure the intake of fatty acids and antioxidants in children
    Petra Stiegler
    Institute of Epidemiology, Helmholtz Zentrum Munchen, German Research Center for Environmental Health, Ingolstadter Landstrasse 1, D 85764 Neuherberg, Germany
    Public Health Nutr 13:38-46. 2010
    ..The present paper describes the systematic development of an FFQ to assess the intake of fatty acids and antioxidants in school-aged children. In addition, a validation study applying 24 h dietary recalls was performed...
  13. doi request reprint Genetic variants in the FADS gene cluster are associated with arachidonic acid concentrations of human breast milk at 1.5 and 6 mo postpartum and influence the course of milk dodecanoic, tetracosenoic, and trans-9-octadecenoic acid concentrations over the
    Eva Lattka
    Helmholtz Zentrum Munchen, German Research Center for Environmental Health, Institute of Epidemiology, Neuherberg, Germany
    Am J Clin Nutr 93:382-91. 2011
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  14. ncbi request reprint A prospective study on the association between hay fever among children and incidence of asthma in East Germany
    Peter Rzehak
    GSF National Research Center for Environment and Health, Institute of Epidemiology, Ingolstaedter Landstrasse 1, Neuherberg, Germany
    Eur J Epidemiol 23:17-22. 2008
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  15. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal study on cat allergen exposure and the development of allergy in young children
    Chih Mei Chen
    GSF National Research Centre for Environment and Health, Institute of Epidemiology, Neuherberg, Germany
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 119:1148-55. 2007
    ..The influence of cat allergen exposure in early childhood on the development of sensitization and allergic diseases is complex. Little is known about the natural course of the sensitization development within individuals...
  16. doi request reprint Temporal changes in total serum immunoglobulin E levels in East German children and the effect of potential predictors
    Katrin Flohrs
    Helmholtz Zentrum Munchen, German Research Center for Environmental Health, Institute of Epidemiology, Neuherberg, Germany
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 158:27-34. 2012
    ..An epidemiologic study was conducted in East German children to describe trends in the development of total serum IgE levels and analyze the impact of potential determinants...
  17. doi request reprint Relative weight-related costs of healthcare use by children--results from the two German birth cohorts, GINI-plus and LISA-plus
    Ariane Breitfelder
    Helmholtz Zentrum München German Research Center for Environmental Health Institute of Health Economics and Health Care Management, Munich, Germany
    Econ Hum Biol 9:302-15. 2011
    ..Drawing on these results, differences in healthcare costs between BMI groups are already apparent in children...
  18. doi request reprint Body mass index trajectory classes and incident asthma in childhood: results from 8 European Birth Cohorts--a Global Allergy and Asthma European Network initiative
    Peter Rzehak
    Helmholtz Zentrum Munchen, German Research Center for Environmental Health, Institute of Epidemiology I, Neuherberg, Germany
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 131:1528-36. 2013
    ..Analyses of large longitudinal studies with a sufficient number of incident cases and in which the time-dependent processes of both excess weight and asthma development can be validly analyzed are lacking...
  19. ncbi request reprint Decreased cord blood IL-4, IL-13, and CCR4 and increased TGF-beta levels after fish oil supplementation of pregnant women
    Susanne Krauss-Etschmann
    Clinical Cooperation Group Pediatric Immune Regulation, Children s Hospital of Ludwig Maximilians University and GSF National Research Center for Environment and Health, Neuherberg, Germany
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 121:464-470.e6. 2008
    ..Because allergies are primed in early infancy and in utero, the fetus might be more accessible to nutritional intervention strategies...
  20. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of pneumonia in children of a smelter town
    Yvonne Kohlhammer
    GSF National Research Center for Environment and Health, Institute of Epidemiology, Neuherberg, Germany
    Int J Occup Environ Health 13:167-74. 2007
    ..Past industrial emissions might still play a decisive role decades after the closing of sources, and pneumonia should be considered a possible acute health burden caused by metal-rich air pollution...
  21. ncbi request reprint Atopic sensitization and the international variation of asthma symptom prevalence in children
    Gudrun Weinmayr
    Institute of Epidemiology, Ulm University, Helmholtzstrasse 22, D 89075 Ulm, Germany
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 176:565-74. 2007
    ..Atopic sensitization has long been known to be related to asthma in children, but its role in determining asthma prevalence remains to be elucidated further...