Bernhard Zimmermann

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Affiliation: University of the West of England
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Optimized real-time quantitative PCR measurement of male fetal DNA in maternal plasma
    Bernhard Zimmermann
    University Women s Hospital Department of Research, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Clin Chem 51:1598-604. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Real-time quantitative polymerase chain reaction measurement of male fetal DNA in maternal plasma
    Bernhard Zimmermann
    University Women s Hospital Department of Research, University Hospital Basel, Switzerland
    Methods Mol Med 132:43-9. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Detection of paternally inherited fetal point mutations for beta-thalassemia using size-fractionated cell-free DNA in maternal plasma
    Ying Li
    Laboratory for Prenatal Medicine, University Women s Hospital Department of Research, Basel, Switzerland
    JAMA 293:843-9. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Size separation of circulatory DNA in maternal plasma permits ready detection of fetal DNA polymorphisms
    Ying Li
    University Women s Hospital Department of Research, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Clin Chem 50:1002-11. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Treatment of maternal blood samples with formaldehyde does not alter the proportion of circulatory fetal nucleic acids (DNA and mRNA) in maternal plasma
    Satheesh Kumar Reddy Chinnapapagari
    Department of Research, University Women s Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    Clin Chem 51:652-5. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Nucleic acid based biosensors: the desires of the user
    Sinuhe Hahn
    Laboratory for Prenatal Medicine, University Women s Hospital Department of Research, University of Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, CH 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Bioelectrochemistry 67:151-4. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Novel real-time quantitative PCR test for trisomy 21
    Bernhard Zimmermann
    Laboratory for Prenatal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Basel, CH 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Clin Chem 48:362-3. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Staphylococcus aureus infection caused by a Panton Valentine leukocidin-producing strain
    Christian Aepinus
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:284-5. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Inability to clonally expand fetal progenitors from maternal blood
    Bernhard Zimmermann
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Basel, Switzerland
    Fetal Diagn Ther 17:97-100. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Use of real-time polymerase chain reaction for the detection of fetal aneuploidies
    Bernhard Zimmermann
    Centre for Research in Biomedicine, University of the West of England, Bristol, UK
    Methods Mol Biol 336:83-100. 2006

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Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Optimized real-time quantitative PCR measurement of male fetal DNA in maternal plasma
    Bernhard Zimmermann
    University Women s Hospital Department of Research, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Clin Chem 51:1598-604. 2005
    ..The circulating concentrations of single-copy fetal genes, however, are close to the detection limits of PCR methods...
  2. ncbi request reprint Real-time quantitative polymerase chain reaction measurement of male fetal DNA in maternal plasma
    Bernhard Zimmermann
    University Women s Hospital Department of Research, University Hospital Basel, Switzerland
    Methods Mol Med 132:43-9. 2007
    ..This chapter presents the basic methodology used in this noninvasive analysis...
  3. ncbi request reprint Detection of paternally inherited fetal point mutations for beta-thalassemia using size-fractionated cell-free DNA in maternal plasma
    Ying Li
    Laboratory for Prenatal Medicine, University Women s Hospital Department of Research, Basel, Switzerland
    JAMA 293:843-9. 2005
    ..However, analysis of circulatory fetal DNA sequences in maternal plasma have been shown to selectively enrich for fetal DNA molecules on the basis of a smaller molecular size than maternal DNA...
  4. ncbi request reprint Size separation of circulatory DNA in maternal plasma permits ready detection of fetal DNA polymorphisms
    Ying Li
    University Women s Hospital Department of Research, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Clin Chem 50:1002-11. 2004
    ..We examined whether different biochemical properties can be discerned between fetal and maternal circulatory DNA...
  5. ncbi request reprint Treatment of maternal blood samples with formaldehyde does not alter the proportion of circulatory fetal nucleic acids (DNA and mRNA) in maternal plasma
    Satheesh Kumar Reddy Chinnapapagari
    Department of Research, University Women s Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    Clin Chem 51:652-5. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Nucleic acid based biosensors: the desires of the user
    Sinuhe Hahn
    Laboratory for Prenatal Medicine, University Women s Hospital Department of Research, University of Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, CH 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Bioelectrochemistry 67:151-4. 2005
    ..In this review, we provide an overview of the current state of the art concerning the high-throughput analysis of nucleic acids, and address future requirements, which will hopefully be met by new biosensor-based developments...
  7. ncbi request reprint Novel real-time quantitative PCR test for trisomy 21
    Bernhard Zimmermann
    Laboratory for Prenatal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Basel, CH 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Clin Chem 48:362-3. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Staphylococcus aureus infection caused by a Panton Valentine leukocidin-producing strain
    Christian Aepinus
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:284-5. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Inability to clonally expand fetal progenitors from maternal blood
    Bernhard Zimmermann
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Basel, Switzerland
    Fetal Diagn Ther 17:97-100. 2002
    ..To confirm the recent report of the culture of single clones of fetal progenitor cells from maternal blood...
  10. ncbi request reprint Use of real-time polymerase chain reaction for the detection of fetal aneuploidies
    Bernhard Zimmermann
    Centre for Research in Biomedicine, University of the West of England, Bristol, UK
    Methods Mol Biol 336:83-100. 2006
    ..5-fold differences in gene copy number...
  11. ncbi request reprint Reliable detection of trisomy 21 using MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry
    Dorothy J Huang
    Laboratory for Prenatal Medicine University Women s Hospital, Department of Research Spitalstrasse 21, CH4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Genet Med 8:728-34. 2006
    ..We describe an alternative molecular method for the detection of trisomy 21 involving mass spectrometric analysis of single nucleotide polymorphisms...
  12. ncbi request reprint Molecular methods for rapid detection of aneuploidy
    Lech Dudarewicz
    Department of Medical Genetics, Polish Mother s Memorial Hospital Research Institute, Rzgowska 281 289, 93 338 Łódź, Poland
    J Appl Genet 46:207-15. 2005
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