Affiliation: University of Erlangen-Nuremberg
Bleich S, Loffelholz K, Kornhuber J. [Folate against hyperhomocysteinemia. A new approach for the prevention and therapy of alcoholism-associated disorders?]. Nervenarzt. 2004;75:425-30 pubmed
..The results of various studies highlight the need for further research to prove whether alcoholics benefit from a reduced homocysteine level with respect to both, alcohol-related disorders and alcohol withdrawal symptoms. ..
Bleich S, Bayerlein K, Hillemacher T, Degner D, Kornhuber J, Frieling H. An assessment of the potential value of elevated homocysteine in predicting alcohol-withdrawal seizures. Epilepsia. 2006;47:934-8 pubmed
..This pilot study gives further hints that biologic markers may be helpful to predict patients at risk for first-onset alcohol-withdrawal seizures. ..
Bleich S, Wilhelm J, Graesel E, Degner D, Sperling W, Rössner V, et al
. Apolipoprotein E epsilon 4 is associated with hippocampal volume reduction in females with alcoholism. J Neural Transm (Vienna). 2003;110:401-11 pubmed
..These findings indicate a genetic disposition for alcohol related brain atrophy in female carrying the ApoE4 genotype, which may also explain why female alcoholics are more susceptible to alcohol-induced brain damage. ..
Bleich S, Roedl J, von Ahsen N, Schlötzer Schrehardt U, Reulbach U, Beck G, et al
. Elevated homocysteine levels in aqueous humor of patients with pseudoexfoliation glaucoma. Am J Ophthalmol. 2004;138:162-4 pubmed
..To determine total homocysteine levels in aqueous humor of pseudoexfoliation open-angle glaucoma patients...