Perikles Simon

Summary

Affiliation: University of Mainz
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Child-caregivers' body weight and habitual physical activity status is associated with overweight in kindergartners
    Sascha W Hoffmann
    Department of Sports Medicine, Disease Prevention and Rehabilitation, Faculty of Social Science, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Media and Sport, Albert Schweitzer Str, 22, 55128 Mainz, Germany
    BMC Public Health 14:822. 2014
  2. pmc Associations between physical and cognitive doping--a cross-sectional study in 2.997 triathletes
    Pavel Dietz
    Department of Sports Medicine, Rehabilitation and Disease Prevention, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany
    PLoS ONE 8:e78702. 2013
  3. pmc Direct quantification of cell-free, circulating DNA from unpurified plasma
    Sarah Breitbach
    Department of Sports Medicine, Rehabilitation and Prevention, Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    PLoS ONE 9:e87838. 2014
  4. pmc Obesity prevalence and unfavorable health risk behaviors among German kindergarten teachers: cross-sectional results of the kindergarten teacher health study
    Sascha W Hoffmann
    Department of Sports Medicine, Disease Prevention and Rehabilitation, Faculty of Social Science, Media and Sport, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Albert Schweitzer Str, 22, 55128 Mainz, Germany
    BMC Public Health 13:927. 2013
  5. doi request reprint A quantitative approach for assessing significant improvements in elite sprint performance: has IGF-1 entered the arena?
    Simon Ernst
    Department of Sports Medicine, Disease Prevention and Rehabilitation, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Albert Schweitzer Str 22, 55128, Mainz, Germany
    Drug Test Anal 5:384-9. 2013
  6. pmc Use of illicit and prescription drugs for cognitive or mood enhancement among surgeons
    Andreas G Franke
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Medical Centre Mainz, Untere Zahlbacher Str 8, Mainz 55131, Germany
    BMC Med 11:102. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Detection of EPO gene doping in blood
    Elmo W I Neuberger
    Department of Sports Medicine, Rehabilitation and Disease Prevention, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    Drug Test Anal 4:859-69. 2012
  8. doi request reprint A quick one-tube nested PCR-protocol for EPO transgene detection
    Dirk A Moser
    Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz Department of Sports Medicine, Rehabilitation and Disease Prevention, Mainz, Germany
    Drug Test Anal 4:870-5. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Randomized response estimates for the 12-month prevalence of cognitive-enhancing drug use in university students
    Pavel Dietz
    Department of Sports Medicine, Rehabilitation and Disease Prevention, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany
    Pharmacotherapy 33:44-50. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Establishing a novel single-copy primer-internal intron-spanning PCR (spiPCR) procedure for the direct detection of gene doping
    Thomas Beiter
    Department of Sports Medicine, Medical Clinic, University of Tuebingen, Germany
    Exerc Immunol Rev 14:73-85. 2008

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Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Child-caregivers' body weight and habitual physical activity status is associated with overweight in kindergartners
    Sascha W Hoffmann
    Department of Sports Medicine, Disease Prevention and Rehabilitation, Faculty of Social Science, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Media and Sport, Albert Schweitzer Str, 22, 55128 Mainz, Germany
    BMC Public Health 14:822. 2014
    ....
  2. pmc Associations between physical and cognitive doping--a cross-sectional study in 2.997 triathletes
    Pavel Dietz
    Department of Sports Medicine, Rehabilitation and Disease Prevention, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany
    PLoS ONE 8:e78702. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc Direct quantification of cell-free, circulating DNA from unpurified plasma
    Sarah Breitbach
    Department of Sports Medicine, Rehabilitation and Prevention, Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    PLoS ONE 9:e87838. 2014
    ....
  4. pmc Obesity prevalence and unfavorable health risk behaviors among German kindergarten teachers: cross-sectional results of the kindergarten teacher health study
    Sascha W Hoffmann
    Department of Sports Medicine, Disease Prevention and Rehabilitation, Faculty of Social Science, Media and Sport, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Albert Schweitzer Str, 22, 55128 Mainz, Germany
    BMC Public Health 13:927. 2013
    ..At present, such data are not available, despite the fact that kindergarten teachers educate children at a formative time in their lives...
  5. doi request reprint A quantitative approach for assessing significant improvements in elite sprint performance: has IGF-1 entered the arena?
    Simon Ernst
    Department of Sports Medicine, Disease Prevention and Rehabilitation, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Albert Schweitzer Str 22, 55128, Mainz, Germany
    Drug Test Anal 5:384-9. 2013
    ....
  6. pmc Use of illicit and prescription drugs for cognitive or mood enhancement among surgeons
    Andreas G Franke
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Medical Centre Mainz, Untere Zahlbacher Str 8, Mainz 55131, Germany
    BMC Med 11:102. 2013
    ..The prevalence of surgeons taking pharmacological cognitive enhancement (CE) or mood enhancement (ME) drugs has not been systematically assessed so far...
  7. doi request reprint Detection of EPO gene doping in blood
    Elmo W I Neuberger
    Department of Sports Medicine, Rehabilitation and Disease Prevention, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    Drug Test Anal 4:859-69. 2012
    ..Gene doping is detectable in principle, and recent DNA-based detection strategies enable long-term detection of transgenic DNA (tDNA) following in vivo gene transfer...
  8. doi request reprint A quick one-tube nested PCR-protocol for EPO transgene detection
    Dirk A Moser
    Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz Department of Sports Medicine, Rehabilitation and Disease Prevention, Mainz, Germany
    Drug Test Anal 4:870-5. 2012
    ..This technique might therefore be useful as a pre-screening tool for gene doping in the future...
  9. doi request reprint Randomized response estimates for the 12-month prevalence of cognitive-enhancing drug use in university students
    Pavel Dietz
    Department of Sports Medicine, Rehabilitation and Disease Prevention, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany
    Pharmacotherapy 33:44-50. 2013
    ..To estimate the 12-month prevalence of cognitive-enhancing drug use...
  10. ncbi request reprint Establishing a novel single-copy primer-internal intron-spanning PCR (spiPCR) procedure for the direct detection of gene doping
    Thomas Beiter
    Department of Sports Medicine, Medical Clinic, University of Tuebingen, Germany
    Exerc Immunol Rev 14:73-85. 2008
    ..Apart from the interesting perspectives that this spiPCR procedure offers in the fight against gene doping, this technology could also be of interest in biodistribution and biosafety studies for gene therapeutic applications...
  11. doi request reprint Circulating cell-free DNA: an up-coming molecular marker in exercise physiology
    Sarah Breitbach
    Department of Sports Medicine, Faculty of Social Science, Media and Sport, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany
    Sports Med 42:565-86. 2012
    ..We introduce a new hypothesis based on acute exercise and chronic exposure to stress, and rapid active and passive chronic release of cfDNA fragments into the circulation...
  12. doi request reprint Refined analysis of the critical age ranges of childhood overweight: implications for primary prevention
    Sascha W Hoffmann
    Department of Sports Medicine, Disease Prevention and Rehabilitation, Faculty of Social Science, Media and Sport, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:2151-4. 2012
    ..We therefore propose that psychosocial correlates may be related to the general life-time event around the age of entering school...
  13. doi request reprint Short-term treadmill running as a model for studying cell-free DNA kinetics in vivo
    Thomas Beiter
    Department of Sports Medicine, Eberhard Karls University of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    Clin Chem 57:633-6. 2011
    ..Despite intensive research in this field, limited data are available concerning the time course of release and clearance of cf-DNA in vivo...
  14. doi request reprint Randomized response estimates for doping and illicit drug use in elite athletes
    Heiko Striegel
    Medical Clinic, Department of Sports Medicine, University of Tubingen, Silcherstrasse 5, Tubingen, Germany
    Drug Alcohol Depend 106:230-2. 2010
    ..This can be attributed to the problem of implementing questionnaires and surveys to get reliable epidemiological estimates of deviant or illicit behaviour...
  15. doi request reprint Principle considerations for the use of transcriptomics in doping research
    Elmo W I Neuberger
    Department of Sports Medicine, Rehabilitation and Disease Prevention, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany
    Drug Test Anal 3:668-75. 2011
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Epigenetics in sports
    Tobias Ehlert
    Johannes Gutenberg Universitat Mainz, Department of Sports Medicine, Disease Prevention and Rehabilitation, Mainz, Germany
    Sports Med 43:93-110. 2013
    ..Only this combined input can provide the overall outlook necessary to decode the molecular foundation of physical performance...
  17. ncbi request reprint Direct measurement of cell-free DNA from serially collected capillary plasma during incremental exercise
    Sarah Breitbach
    Department of Sports Medicine, Rehabilitation and Prevention, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 117:119-30. 2014
    ..Furthermore, cfDNA might be released by neutrophil extracellular traps. ..
  18. doi request reprint Influence of exclusive resistance training on body composition and cardiovascular risk factors in overweight or obese children: a systematic review
    Pavel Dietz
    Department of Sports Medicine, Rehabilitation and Disease Prevention, Faculty of Social Science, Media and Sports, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Germany
    Obes Facts 5:546-60. 2012
    ..In this review we summarize the studies that have shown the isolated effect of resistance training on body composition and cardiovascular risk factors in overweight and obese children...
  19. ncbi request reprint Exercise and menstrual cycle dependent expression of a truncated alternative splice variant of Hif1alpha in leukocytes
    Eva Schaible
    Medical Clinic, Department of Sports Medicine, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Exerc Immunol Rev 15:145-56. 2009
    ..So far studies on the effects of HIF1 routinely measure only HIF1alpha-1. Further studies are needed to elucidate the hitherto unknown influence of HIF1alpha-2 on regulation of the innate immune response...
  20. ncbi request reprint Doping in fitness sports: estimated number of unreported cases and individual probability of doping
    Perikles Simon
    University of Tuebingen, Department of Sports Medicine, General Internal Medicine V, Tuebingen, Germany
    Addiction 101:1640-4. 2006
    ..In this study we applied an alternative interview technique to assess more accurately unreported cases of doping in fitness centres...
  21. ncbi request reprint Sense or antisense? False priming reverse transcription controls are required for determining sequence orientation by reverse transcription-PCR
    Thomas Beiter
    Medical Clinic, Department of Sports Medicine, University of Tubingen, D 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Anal Biochem 369:258-61. 2007