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  1. ncbi Foci of tick-borne diseases in southwest Germany
    Rainer Oehme
    State Health Office Baden Wuerttemberg, Stuttgart, Germany
    Int J Med Microbiol 291:22-9. 2002
  2. pmc The challenge of comprehensively mapping children's health in a nation-wide health survey: design of the German KiGGS-Study
    Bärbel Maria Kurth
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Reporting, Robert Koch Institute, Seestrasse 10, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    BMC Public Health 8:196. 2008
  3. pmc Diversity and seasonal dynamics of Actinobacteria populations in four lakes in northeastern Germany
    Martin Allgaier
    Leibniz Institut für Gewässerökologie und Binnenfischerei, Abteilung Limnologie Geschichteter Seen, Alte Fischerhütte 2, D 16775 Stechlin Neuglobsow, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 72:3489-97. 2006
  4. doi Hand, foot and mouth disease: seroprevalence of Coxsackie A16 and Enterovirus 71 in Germany
    Holger F Rabenau
    Institute of Medical Virology, Hospital of the Johann Wolfgang Goethe University of Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany
    Med Microbiol Immunol 199:45-51. 2010
  5. doi Epidemiological data on pathogenic Yersinia enterocolitica in Southern Germany during 2000-2006
    Michael Bucher
    Bayerisches Landesamt fuer Gesundheit und Lebensmittelsicherheit, Oberschleissheim, Germany
    Foodborne Pathog Dis 5:273-80. 2008
  6. pmc Imported lassa fever in Germany: molecular characterization of a new lassa virus strain
    S Gunther
    Bernhard Nocht Institut fur Tropenmedizin, Hamburg, Germany
    Emerg Infect Dis 6:466-76. 2000
  7. doi Water column anammox and denitrification in a temperate permanently stratified lake (Lake Rassnitzer, Germany)
    M Robert Hamersley
    Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Bremen, Germany
    Syst Appl Microbiol 32:571-82. 2009
  8. doi Outbreak of bluetongue disease (BTD) in Germany and the danger for Europe
    Heinz Mehlhorn
    Institute of Zoomorphology, Cell Biology and Parasitology, Heinrich Heine University, 40225, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Parasitol Res 103:S79-86. 2008
  9. doi Increased cause-specific mortality associated with 2003 heat wave in Essen, Germany
    Barbara Hoffmann
    Institute for Medical Informatics, Biometry and Epidemiology, University Hospital, University of Duisburg Essen, Essen, Germany
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 71:759-65. 2008
  10. ncbi [Empirical standard costs for health economic evaluation in Germany -- a proposal by the working group methods in health economic evaluation]
    C Krauth
    Abt Epidemiologie, Sozialmedizin und Gesundheitssystemforschung, Medizinische Hochschule Hannover
    Gesundheitswesen 67:736-46. 2005

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  1. ncbi Foci of tick-borne diseases in southwest Germany
    Rainer Oehme
    State Health Office Baden Wuerttemberg, Stuttgart, Germany
    Int J Med Microbiol 291:22-9. 2002
    Presently known tick-borne diseases in Germany include Lyme borreliosis, tick-borne encephalitis (TBE-virus, western subtype), Q-fever, babesiosis and presumably ehrlichiosis...
  2. pmc The challenge of comprehensively mapping children's health in a nation-wide health survey: design of the German KiGGS-Study
    Bärbel Maria Kurth
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Reporting, Robert Koch Institute, Seestrasse 10, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    BMC Public Health 8:196. 2008
    ..Aim of this first nationwide interview and examination survey was to collect comprehensive data on the health status of children and adolescents aged 0 to 17 years...
  3. pmc Diversity and seasonal dynamics of Actinobacteria populations in four lakes in northeastern Germany
    Martin Allgaier
    Leibniz Institut für Gewässerökologie und Binnenfischerei, Abteilung Limnologie Geschichteter Seen, Alte Fischerhütte 2, D 16775 Stechlin Neuglobsow, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 72:3489-97. 2006
    ..populations in four limnologically different lakes of the Mecklenburg-Brandenburg Lake District (northeastern Germany) were investigated...
  4. doi Hand, foot and mouth disease: seroprevalence of Coxsackie A16 and Enterovirus 71 in Germany
    Holger F Rabenau
    Institute of Medical Virology, Hospital of the Johann Wolfgang Goethe University of Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany
    Med Microbiol Immunol 199:45-51. 2010
    ..The objective of the study was to analyze CA16 and EV71 seroepidemiologically in the population of Frankfurt/M., Germany. A total of 696 individuals (349 males and 347 females, divided into seven different age groups, 1-4, 5-9, 10-14, ..
  5. doi Epidemiological data on pathogenic Yersinia enterocolitica in Southern Germany during 2000-2006
    Michael Bucher
    Bayerisches Landesamt fuer Gesundheit und Lebensmittelsicherheit, Oberschleissheim, Germany
    Foodborne Pathog Dis 5:273-80. 2008
    ..All Y. enterocolitica 4/O:3 strains were susceptible to most of the tested antibacterial agents...
  6. pmc Imported lassa fever in Germany: molecular characterization of a new lassa virus strain
    S Gunther
    Bernhard Nocht Institut fur Tropenmedizin, Hamburg, Germany
    Emerg Infect Dis 6:466-76. 2000
    We describe the isolation and characterization of a new Lassa virus strain imported into Germany by a traveler who had visited Ghana, Côte D'Ivoire, and Burkina Faso...
  7. doi Water column anammox and denitrification in a temperate permanently stratified lake (Lake Rassnitzer, Germany)
    M Robert Hamersley
    Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Bremen, Germany
    Syst Appl Microbiol 32:571-82. 2009
    ..N(2) production via anammox and denitrification in the anoxic water column of a restored mining pit lake in Germany over an annual cycle. We obtained high-resolution hydrochemical profiles using a continuous pumping sampler...
  8. doi Outbreak of bluetongue disease (BTD) in Germany and the danger for Europe
    Heinz Mehlhorn
    Institute of Zoomorphology, Cell Biology and Parasitology, Heinrich Heine University, 40225, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Parasitol Res 103:S79-86. 2008
    ..At the end of the year 2006, nearly 1,000 farms were affected in Germany. Catches on two German cattle farms proved that the ceratopogonid species Culicoides obsoletus was obviously the ..
  9. doi Increased cause-specific mortality associated with 2003 heat wave in Essen, Germany
    Barbara Hoffmann
    Institute for Medical Informatics, Biometry and Epidemiology, University Hospital, University of Duisburg Essen, Essen, Germany
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 71:759-65. 2008
    ..Different mechanisms appear to influence cause-specific mortality, with strongest associations for respiratory mortality. Harvesting might play a role in mortality due to neoplasms...
  10. ncbi [Empirical standard costs for health economic evaluation in Germany -- a proposal by the working group methods in health economic evaluation]
    C Krauth
    Abt Epidemiologie, Sozialmedizin und Gesundheitssystemforschung, Medizinische Hochschule Hannover
    Gesundheitswesen 67:736-46. 2005
    ..This should be taken into account when updating the system of standard costs...
  11. ncbi The Helicobacter pylori vacA s1, m1 genotype and cagA is associated with gastric carcinoma in Germany
    S Miehlke
    Medical Department I, Technical University Hospital Dresden, Dresden, Germany
    Int J Cancer 87:322-7. 2000
    ..However, conflicting results regarding the association between these virulence factors and clinical disease have been reported from different geographic regions...
  12. doi Chlamydophila psittaci infections in humans during an outbreak of psittacosis from poultry in Germany
    W Gaede
    Department for Veterinary Medicine, State Institute for Consumer Protection of Saxony Anhalt, Haferbreiter Weg 132 135, 39576 Stendal, Germany
    Zoonoses Public Health 55:184-8. 2008
    ..psittaci led to dissemination of the infection to at least 100 small poultry farms in 11 districts of Central Germany. At the same time, a total of 24 persons in contact with poultry from one of the flocks reported flu-like ..
  13. pmc Hospital quality reports in Germany: patient and physician opinion of the reported quality indicators
    Max Geraedts
    Public Health Programme, University Hospital of the Heinrich Heine University, Moorenstrasse 5, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:157. 2007
    Starting in 2005, Germany's health law required hospital quality reports to be published every two years by all acute care hospitals. The reports were intended to help patients and physicians make informed choices of hospitals...
  14. ncbi Type II diabetes mellitus and impaired glucose regulation in Caucasian children and adolescents with obesity living in Germany
    M Wabitsch
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Ulm, Germany
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 28:307-13. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of type II diabetes mellitus and impaired glucose regulation in a large group of Caucasian children and adolescents with obesity living in Germany.
  15. ncbi Changing trends of incidence and prognosis of thyroid carcinoma in lower Franconia, Germany, from 1981-1995
    Jamshid Farahati
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, University of Wuerzburg, Germany
    Thyroid 14:141-7. 2004
    A population-based registry (PBR) in Lower Frankonia in southern Germany was conducted to evaluate the changes of incidence and prognosis of thyroid carcinoma (TC) in this area.
  16. ncbi Pathogens and symbionts in ticks: prevalence of Anaplasma phagocytophilum (Ehrlichia sp.), Wolbachia sp., Rickettsia sp., and Babesia sp. in Southern Germany
    Kathrin Hartelt
    Baden Wuerttemberg State Health Office, Stuttgart, Germany
    Int J Med Microbiol 293:86-92. 2004
    Tick-transmitted diseases like tick-borne encephalitis and Lyme borreliosis have been well known in Germany for decades...
  17. ncbi Follow-up procedures in EPIC-Germany--data quality aspects. European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    M M Bergmann
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition Postdam Rehbrücke, Heidelberg, Germany
    Ann Nutr Metab 43:225-34. 1999
    ..A follow-up phase in Germany comprises mailing of a questionnaire, tracing of individuals to whom mail could not be delivered, obtaining ..
  18. ncbi Characterisation of PCV-2 isolates from Spain, Germany and France
    A Mankertz
    Robert Koch Institut, P24 Xenotransplantation, Nordufer 20, 13353, Berlin, Germany
    Virus Res 66:65-77. 2000
    ..This report describes the characterisation of PCV-2 isolates from animals affected with PMWS from Germany, Spain and France...
  19. pmc Incidence and risk factors for community-acquired acute gastroenteritis in north-west Germany in 2004
    C Karsten
    Children s Hospital Prof Hess, Klinikum Bremen Mitte, Sankt Jürgen Strasse, 28177 Bremen, Germany
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 28:935-43. 2009
    ..The study was performed in north-west Germany in 2004. The incidence of AGE patients requiring medical consultation was 4,020/100,000 inhabitants...
  20. pmc Monitoring of putative vectors of bluetongue virus serotype 8, Germany
    Bernd Hoffmann
    Friedrich Loeffler Institut, Greifswald Insel Riems, Germany
    Emerg Infect Dis 15:1481-4. 2009
    To identify the vectors of bluetongue virus (BTV) in Germany, we monitored Culicoides spp. biting midges during April 2007-May 2008. Molecular characterization of batches of midges that tested positive for BTV suggests C...
  21. ncbi Low overall mortality of Turkish residents in Germany persists and extends into a second generation: merely a healthy migrant effect?
    O Razum
    Department of Tropical Hygiene and Public Health, Heidelberg University, Germany
    Trop Med Int Health 3:297-303. 1998
    To test the hypothesis that as a minority with lower socio-economic status, Turkish residents in Germany might experience a higher mortality than Germans.
  22. ncbi Prevalence of thyroid disorders in the working population of Germany: ultrasonography screening in 96,278 unselected employees
    Christoph Reiners
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, University of Wurzburg, Germany
    Thyroid 14:926-32. 2004
    b>Germany continues to be iodine deficient despite considerable improvement in the past years...
  23. ncbi Regional disparities of hypertension prevalence and management within Germany
    Christa Meisinger
    Central Hospital of Augsburg, MONICA KORA Myocardial Infarction Register, Augsburg, Germany
    J Hypertens 24:293-9. 2006
    To investigate regional variations in the prevalence and management of hypertension in two communities in the north-east and the south-west of Germany.
  24. ncbi Traditional phytotherapy and trans-cultural pharmacy among Turkish migrants living in Cologne, Germany
    Andrea Pieroni
    SCH Group, Department of Social Sciences, Wageningen University and Research Centre, Postbus 8060, NL 6700 DA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    J Ethnopharmacol 102:69-88. 2005
    This article reports on an ethnopharmaceutical field study carried out among Turkish migrants in Cologne, western Germany, which recorded 79 botanical taxa and 115 plant-based preparations, encompassing 167 folk phytotherapeutical uses, ..
  25. ncbi PopGen: population-based recruitment of patients and controls for the analysis of complex genotype-phenotype relationships
    Michael Krawczak
    Institute of Medical Informatics and Statistics, Christian Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany
    Community Genet 9:55-61. 2006
    ..On the other hand, most ongoing prospective studies are probably too small for evaluating polygenic disease markers...
  26. pmc Health-related quality of life among general practice patients with differing chronic diseases in Germany: cross sectional survey
    Hong Mei Wang
    Institute of Social Medicine and Family Medicine, School of Medicine, Zhejiang University, 388 Yuhang Tang Rd, 310058 Hangzhou, PR China
    BMC Public Health 8:246. 2008
    ..with the HRQoL of patients without chronic conditions, to evaluate the HRQoL of general practice patients in Germany compared with the HRQoL of the general population, and to explore the influence of different chronic diseases on ..
  27. doi Development and implementation of a standardized precompetition medical assessment of international elite football players--2006 FIFA World Cup Germany
    Jiri Dvorak
    FIFA Medical Assessment and Research Centre F MARC, Zurich, Switzerland
    Clin J Sport Med 19:316-21. 2009
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  28. doi Atypical Toxoplasma gondii genotypes identified in oocysts shed by cats in Germany
    D C Herrmann
    Friedrich Loeffler Institut, Federal Research Institute for Animal Health, Institute of Epidemiology, Seestrasse 55, 16868 Wusterhausen, Germany
    Int J Parasitol 40:285-92. 2010
    A total of 18,259 feline faecal samples from cats in Germany were collected and analysed for the presence of Toxoplasma gondii oocysts between June 2007 and December 2008. The proportion of T...
  29. pmc Resistance mechanisms of multiresistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa strains from Germany and correlation with hypermutation
    B Henrichfreise
    Institute for Medical Microbiology, Immunology and Parasitology, Pharmaceutical Microbiology Unit, University of Bonn, Meckenheimer Allee 168, 53115 Bonn, Germany
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 51:4062-70. 2007
    ..of multiresistance for 22 clinical multiresistant and clonally different Pseudomonas aeruginosa strains from Germany. Twelve and 10 strains originated from cystic fibrosis (CF) and non-CF patients, respectively...
  30. doi Phylogenetic and case-control study on hepatitis E virus infection in Germany
    Ole Wichmann
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Robert Koch Institute, Germany
    J Infect Dis 198:1732-41. 2008
    Hepatitis E is a classic water-borne disease in developing countries. In Germany, hepatitis E virus (HEV) infections are notifiable...
  31. doi Extended-spectrum {beta}-lactamases and AmpC {beta}-lactamases in ceftiofur-resistant Salmonella enterica isolates from food and livestock obtained in Germany during 2003-07
    Irene Rodríguez
    Departamento de Biologia Funcional, Area de Microbiologia, Universidad de Oviedo, 33006 Oviedo, Spain
    J Antimicrob Chemother 64:301-9. 2009
    ..Detection and characterization of extended-spectrum beta-lactamases (ESBLs) and AmpC-encoding genes was conducted in German Salmonella isolated from different sources from 2003 to 2007...
  32. pmc Inclusion of HPV testing in routine cervical cancer screening for women above 29 years in Germany: results for 8466 patients
    K U Petry
    Abteilung für gynäkologische Onkologie MHH, Hannover, Germany
    Br J Cancer 88:1570-7. 2003
    ..These data show that HPV testing is of value for the detection or exclusion of prevalent CIN in a routine cervical cancer-screening setting and could be used for further risk classification of women for follow-up management...
  33. doi [Prevalence and incidence of dementia in Germany--a study based on data from the public sick funds in 2002]
    U Ziegler
    Lehrstuhl für empirische Sozialforschung und Demografie, Universitat Rostock
    Gesundheitswesen 71:281-90. 2009
    ..In 2007 about 1.07 million moderately or severely demented people live in Germany of which about 244 000 are incident cases when we extrapolate our rates to the population of this year.
  34. doi Cancer management and reimbursement aspects in Germany: an overview demonstrated by the case of colorectal cancer
    J Matthias von der Schulenburg
    Leibniz University Hannover, Hannover, Germany
    Eur J Health Econ 10:S21-6. 2010
    This paper provides an overview of cancer management, particularly with respect to colorectal cancer (CRC), in Germany. The information presented reflects findings from the peer-review literature and government documentation, as well as ..
  35. doi Epidemiology of chronic kidney disease: results from a population of older adults in Germany
    Qiu Li Zhang
    German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Prev Med 48:122-7. 2009
    ..To determine prevalences and stages of chronic kidney disease (CKD), and evaluate association of CKD with related covariables in a large population of older adults...
  36. pmc Incidence and classification of pediatric diffuse parenchymal lung diseases in Germany
    Matthias Griese
    Dr von Haunersches Kinderspital, University of Munich, Lindwurmstr 4a, D 80337 Munich, Germany
    Orphanet J Rare Dis 4:26. 2009
    ..This is due to the fact that (i) the incidence is low, and (ii) clinical presentation, (iii) disease classification and (iv) specific treatment options are largely unknown...
  37. doi Lungworm infections (Angiostrongylus vasorum, Crenosoma vulpis, Aelurostrongylus abstrusus) in dogs and cats in Germany and Denmark in 2003-2007
    Anja Taubert
    Institute of Parasitology, Justus Liebig University Giessen, Rudolf Buchheim Str 2, 35392 Giessen, Germany
    Vet Parasitol 159:175-80. 2009
    Faecal samples of 4151 dogs from Denmark, 958 dogs from Germany and 231 cats from Germany with clinical signs were examined for lungworm larvae using the Baermann funnel technique between 2003 and 2007. In total, 3...
  38. ncbi Cost of screening and treatment of cervical dyskaryosis in Germany
    K U Petry
    Frauenklinik im Klinikum der Stadt Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, Germany
    Eur J Gynaecol Oncol 29:345-9. 2008
    ..We assessed resource use and costs for 12 months following diagnosis for women with abnormal Pap smears in Germany based on a sample of 138 women who had received abnormal results on Pap smears taken during March and April of ..
  39. doi Epidemiology and clinical pattern of psoriatic arthritis in Germany: a prospective interdisciplinary epidemiological study of 1511 patients with plaque-type psoriasis
    K Reich
    Dermatologikum Hamburg, Stephansplatz 5, 20354 Hamburg, Germany
    Br J Dermatol 160:1040-7. 2009
    ..Because psoriatic arthritis (PsA) usually develops years after the first manifestation of skin symptoms, in many cases the initial diagnosis of PsA depends on the dermatologist...
  40. doi Bluetongue disease in Germany (2007-2008): monitoring of entomological aspects
    Heinz Mehlhorn
    Department of Parasitology, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, 40225, Germany
    Parasitol Res 105:313-9. 2009
    In the summer of 2006, a bluetongue epidemic started in the border area of Belgium, The Netherlands, and Germany, spread within 2 years over large areas of Western and Central Europe, and caused substantial losses in farm ruminants...
  41. ncbi Imported Lassa fever in Germany: surveillance and management of contact persons
    Walter H Haas
    Robert Koch Institute, Berlin, Germany
    Clin Infect Dis 36:1254-8. 2003
    ..A total of 232 persons exposed to a case of Lassa fever imported into Germany were identified...
  42. doi Quantification of the heat wave effect on cause-specific mortality in Essen, Germany
    Sabine Hertel
    Institute for Medical Informatics, Biometry and Epidemiology, University Hospital, University of Duisburg Essen, Hufelandstr 55, 45122, Essen, Germany
    Eur J Epidemiol 24:407-14. 2009
    ..We obtained daily counts of total and cause-specific mortality for Essen, Germany, for the years 2000-2006...
  43. doi An international comparison of adolescent non-suicidal self-injury (NSSI) and suicide attempts: Germany and the USA
    P L Plener
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Ulm, Germany
    Psychol Med 39:1549-58. 2009
    ....
  44. ncbi Bone marrow depletion with haemorrhagic diathesis in calves in Germany: characterization of the disease and preliminary investigations on its aetiology
    Eva C Kappe
    Bavarian Animal Health Service, Poing, Germany
    Berl Munch Tierarztl Wochenschr 123:31-41. 2010
    Since 2007 a new fatal haemorrhagic diathesis in calves has been observed in all areas of Germany. Analysis of 56 cases submitted for necropsy allowed its characterization...
  45. ncbi Lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A2 adds to risk prediction of incident coronary events by C-reactive protein in apparently healthy middle-aged men from the general population: results from the 14-year follow-up of a large cohort from southern Germany
    Wolfgang Koenig
    Department of Internal Medicine II Cardiology, University of Ulm Medical Center, Robert Koch Strasse 8, D 89081 Ulm, Germany
    Circulation 110:1903-8. 2004
    ..Chronic inflammation represents an essential feature of the atherosclerotic process. Lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A2 (Lp-PLA2), an enzyme mainly produced by monocytes/macrophages, generates potent proinflammatory products...
  46. doi Sandflies and leishmaniasis in Germany
    T J Naucke
    Institute of Medical Microbiology, Immunology and Parasitology IMMIP, University Hospital Bonn, Sigmund Freud Strasse 25, 53105, Bonn, Germany
    Parasitol Res 103:S65-8. 2008
    This study has provided evidence for the natural occurrence of sandflies in Germany. Two species belonging to the genus Phlebotomus were detected...
  47. pmc Typhus and other rickettsioses: emerging infections in Germany
    Gerhard Dobler
    Institut fur Mikrobiologie der Bundeswehr, Munchen, Germany
    Dtsch Arztebl Int 106:348-54. 2009
    ..Rickettsioses are diseases caused by rickettsiae, obligate intracellular bacteria that are transmitted by arthropods to humans. They cause various types of spotted fever and typhus...
  48. doi New flutes document the earliest musical tradition in southwestern Germany
    Nicholas J Conard
    Abteilung für Altere Urgeschichte und Quartärökologie, Institut für Ur und Frühgeschichte und Archäologie des Mittelalters, Universitat Tubingen, Schloss Hohentübingen, 72070 Tübingen, Germany
    Nature 460:737-40. 2009
    ..Here we report the discovery of bone and ivory flutes from the early Aurignacian period of southwestern Germany. These finds demonstrate the presence of a well-established musical tradition at the time when modern humans ..
  49. ncbi Epidemiology of sepsis in Germany: results from a national prospective multicenter study
    Christoph Engel
    Institute of Medical Informatics, Statistics and Epidemiology, University of Leipzig, Haertelstrasse 16 18, 04107, Leipzig, Germany
    Intensive Care Med 33:606-18. 2007
    To determine the prevalence and mortality of ICU patients with severe sepsis in Germany, with consideration of hospital size.
  50. doi Detection of human viruses in rivers of a densly-populated area in Germany using a virus adsorption elution method optimized for PCR analyses
    Ibrahim Ahmed Hamza
    Department of Hygiene, Social and Environmental Medicine, Ruhr University Bochum, Federal Republic of Germany
    Water Res 43:2657-68. 2009
    ..To determine the viral concentration in rivers of a densely-populated area in Germany, the virus adsorption elution (VIRADEL) method was optimized for downstream PCR applications...
  51. ncbi Management patterns and health care use after intracerebral hemorrhage. a cost-of-illness study from a societal perspective in Germany
    Christian Weimar
    Department of Neurology, University of Essen, Germany
    Cerebrovasc Dis 15:29-36. 2003
    ..The aims of this study are to describe the management patterns, cost of treatment and overall resource utilization after intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) as well as the major differences to ischemic stroke (IS)...
  52. pmc Five in a row--reactions of smokers to tobacco tax increases: population-based cross-sectional studies in Germany 2001-2006
    Reiner Hanewinkel
    Institute for Therapy and Health Research, IFT Nord, Düsternbrooker Weg 2, 24105 Kiel, Germany
    Tob Control 16:34-7. 2007
    To assess reactions of smokers to five waves of tobacco tax increases in Germany.
  53. ncbi Regional variation in outpatient antibiotic prescribing in Germany
    W V Kern
    Center for Infectious Diseases and Travel Medicine, University Hospital, Hugstetter Str 55, 79106, Freiburg, Germany
    Infection 34:269-73. 2006
    According to recent surveys, outpatient antibiotic prescribing in Germany has been comparatively low among European countries...
  54. pmc Preschool children's health and its association with parental education and individual living conditions in East and West Germany
    Xianming du Prel
    Institut für Umweltmedizinische Forschung IUF an der Heinrich Heine Universität Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
    BMC Public Health 6:312. 2006
    ..and parental educational level as indicator of the social status of 6-year-old children living in West and East Germany in the decade after re-unification...
  55. ncbi Prerequisites for age-appropriate education in type 1 diabetes: a model programme for paediatric diabetes education in Germany
    Karin Lange
    Department of Medical Psychology, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    Pediatr Diabetes 8:63-71. 2007
    ..In Germany an education programme for children aged 6-12 years and another programme for adolescents and young adults have ..
  56. doi Health-related quality of life in children and adolescents in Germany: results of the BELLA study
    Ulrike Ravens-Sieberer
    Center for Obstetrics and Paediatrics, Department of Psychosomatics in Children and Adolescents, University Clinic Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistasse 52, W29, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 17:148-56. 2008
    ..Identifying children and adolescents with particularly low health-related quality of life allows for an early detection of hidden morbidity and health care needs...
  57. ncbi Serum autoantibodies to alpha-fodrin are present in glaucoma patients from Germany and the United States
    Franz H Grus
    Universitaets Augenklinik, Department of Ophthalmology, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 47:968-76. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the antibody profiles against optic nerve antigens in patients with glaucoma in two different study populations from Germany and the United States.
  58. pmc Genetic variability of group A human respiratory syncytial virus strains circulating in Germany from 1998 to 2007
    Janine Reiche
    FG12 Virale Infektionen, NRZ Influenza, Robert Koch Institut, Nordufer 20, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    J Clin Microbiol 47:1800-10. 2009
    ..This study provides for the first time data on the circulation pattern of RSV group A genotypes and their molecular characterization in Germany during nine consecutive epidemic seasons.
  59. ncbi First autochthonous case of canine ocular onchocercosis in Germany
    C Hermosilla
    Institute of Parasitology, Justus Liebig University Giessen, Rudolf Buchheim Strasse 2, 35392 Giessen, Germany
    Vet Rec 156:450-2. 2005
  60. ncbi Subtyping of ST22-MRSA-IV (Barnim epidemic MRSA strain) at a university clinic in Germany from 2002 to 2005
    B Ghebremedhin
    Otto von Guericke University, Institute of Medical Microbiology, Magdeburg, Germany
    J Med Microbiol 56:365-75. 2007
    ..MRSA) Barnim epidemic strain (ST22-MRSA-IV) was demonstrated recently at University Hospital in Magdeburg, Germany. To aid the study of transmission events, it is important to have an epidemiological typing method with the ..
  61. ncbi Choropleth mapping of regional count data of Echinococcus multilocularis among red foxes in Lower Saxony, Germany
    O Berke
    Institute of Biometry, Epidemiology and Information Processing, School of Veterinary Medicine Hannover, Bünteweg 2, 30559 Hannover, Germany
    Prev Vet Med 52:119-31. 2001
    ..There were significant additive linear and quadratic spatial-trend effects with elevated prevalences in the north and south and extreme values (prevalences>38%) for the south of Lower Saxony...
  62. doi Co-morbidity and age-related prevalence of psoriasis: Analysis of health insurance data in Germany
    Matthias Augustin
    German Center for Health Services Research in Dermatology CVderm, University Clinics of Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany
    Acta Derm Venereol 90:147-51. 2010
    ..8), Crohn's disease (PR 2.1) and ulcerative colitis (PR 2.0) were also increased among patients with psoriasis. In conclusion, psoriasis is associated with significant co-morbidities that imply an elevated risk of severe complications...
  63. ncbi [Changes in quality of life during acute inpatient naturopathic treatment--results of the Blankenstein model]
    A M Beer
    Modellabteilung für Naturheilkunde Klinik Blankenstein, Herdecke
    Gesundheitswesen 63:242-7. 2001
    ..Focus is on the following question: How will a three-week in-patient treatment with naturopathic methods affect the quality of life of patients, based on a prepost-comparison and a follow-up over 6 months?..
  64. ncbi Perinatal outcome in Berlin (Germany) among immigrants from Turkey
    Matthias David
    Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Campus Virchow Klinikum, Klinik fur Frauenheilkunde und Geburtshilfe, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 274:271-8. 2006
    ..Are there differences regarding important perinatal outcome-parameters in Berlin relating to ethnicity?..
  65. ncbi Exposure to alcohol use in motion pictures and teen drinking in Germany
    Reiner Hanewinkel
    Institute for Therapy and Health Research, Düsternbrooker Weg 2, 24105 Kiel, Germany
    Int J Epidemiol 36:1068-77. 2007
    ..To assess whether movie alcohol exposure is associated with alcohol use during early adolescence...
  66. ncbi [Children and adolescents in Germany with a migration background. Methodical aspects in the German Health Interview and Examination Survey for Children and Adolescents (KiGGS)]
    L Schenk
    Charite Universitatsmedizin, Berlin, BRD
    Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 50:590-9. 2007
    ..was possible for the first time to include children with a migration background in a nationwide health survey in Germany in a number corresponding to their percentage of the population...
  67. ncbi Vitamins--dietary intake and intake from dietary supplements in Germany
    R Beitz
    Robert Koch Institute, Berlin, Germany
    Eur J Clin Nutr 56:539-45. 2002
    ....
  68. pmc Typing of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in a university hospital setting by using novel software for spa repeat determination and database management
    Dag Harmsen
    Institute for Hygiene, University of Munster, Munster, Germany
    J Clin Microbiol 41:5442-8. 2003
    ..spa typing was valuable for tracking of epidemic isolates. The data show that disproval of epidemiologically suggested transmissions of MRSA is one of the main objectives of spa typing in departments with a high incidence of MRSA...
  69. pmc Relation between the HIV and the re-emerging syphilis epidemic among MSM in Germany: an analysis based on anonymous surveillance data
    U Marcus
    Robert Koch Institut, Berlin, Germany
    Sex Transm Infect 81:456-7. 2005
    ..the introduction of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART), the number of newly diagnosed HIV infections in Germany increased considerably compared to the previous year...
  70. ncbi Occurrence of Chlamydiaceae spp. in a wild boar (Sus scrofa L.) population in Thuringia (Germany)
    Helmut Hotzel
    Institute of Bacterial Infections and Zoonoses, Friedrich Loeffler Institut, Naumburger Strasse 96a, 07743 Jena, Germany
    Vet Microbiol 103:121-6. 2004
    ..While the role of Chlamydiaceae as pathogens in wild boar has yet to be established, the present findings revealed a possible wildlife reservoir of these bacteria...
  71. pmc Predictors of overweight and obesity in five to seven-year-old children in Germany: results from cross-sectional studies
    Christian J Apfelbacher
    The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine LSHTM, Keppel Street, London WC1E, UK
    BMC Public Health 8:171. 2008
    ..Childhood obesity is a serious public health problem and epidemiological studies are important to identify predictive factors. It is the aim of this study to analyse factors associated with overweight/obesity in samples of German children...
  72. ncbi Perennial allergen sensitisation early in life and chronic asthma in children: a birth cohort study
    Sabina Illi
    Department of Pediatric Pneumology and Immunology, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Germany
    Lancet 368:763-70. 2006
    ..Unknown factors between birth and school age determine the progressive loss of pulmonary function in children with persistent asthma. We investigated the role of allergic sensitisation and allergen exposure early in life...
  73. ncbi Is leishmaniasis becoming endemic in Germany?
    T J Naucke
    Institute of Medical Parasitology, Bonn University, Bonn, Germany
    Int J Med Microbiol 293:179-81. 2004
  74. ncbi Epidemiological features of Adamantiades-Behçet's disease in Germany and in Europe
    C C Zouboulis
    German Registry of Adamantiades Behçet s Disease, Department of Dermatology, University Medical Center Benjamin Franklin, Free University of Berlin, Germany
    Yonsei Med J 38:411-22. 1997
    ..and it provides current data on the epidemiology, the clinical manifestations and the course of the disease in Germany on a continuous basis...
  75. ncbi Oral immunisation of wild boar against classical swine fever: evaluation of the first field study in Germany
    V Kaden
    Federal Research Centre for Virus Diseases of Animals, Institute for Applied Virology, Boddenblick 5a, D 17498, Isle of Riems, Germany
    Vet Microbiol 73:239-52. 2000
    ..Therefore, an intensive hunting of this age group is a necessary adjunct to the use of oral vaccination. After the third immunisation period, no virus was detected in the areas where oral immunisation took place...
  76. doi Disease severity, quality of life and health care in plaque-type psoriasis: a multicenter cross-sectional study in Germany
    M Augustin
    Health Economics and Quality of Life Research Group, Department of Dermatology, University Clinics of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Dermatology 216:366-72. 2008
    ..Plaque-type psoriasis produces significant morbidity, has negative effects on patients' health-related quality of life (HRQoL), and represents an economic burden...
  77. ncbi Cellular phones, cordless phones, and the risks of glioma and meningioma (Interphone Study Group, Germany)
    Joachim Schüz
    Institute of Medical Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Informatics, Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    Am J Epidemiol 163:512-20. 2006
    ..In this population-based case-control study carried out in three regions of Germany, all incident cases of glioma and meningioma among patients aged 30-69 years were ascertained during 2000-2003...
  78. ncbi Adults only. Reindeer hunting at the middle palaeolithic site salzgitter lebenstedt, northern Germany
    S Gaudzinski
    Römisch Germanisches Zentralmuseum Mainz, Forschungsbereich Altsteinzeit, Schloss Monrepos, Neuwied, 56567, Germany
    J Hum Evol 38:497-521. 2000
    The Middle Palaeolithic site Salzgitter Lebenstedt (northern Germany), excavated in 1952, is well known because of its well-preserved faunal remains, dominated by adult reindeer (Rangifer tarandus)...
  79. pmc Benchmarking the quality of breast cancer care in a nationwide voluntary system: the first five-year results (2003-2007) from Germany as a proof of concept
    Sara Y Brucker
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    BMC Cancer 8:358. 2008
    ....
  80. doi Herbal and food folk medicines of the Russlanddeutschen living in Künzelsau/Taläcker, South-Western Germany
    Andrea Pieroni
    Division of Pharmacy Practice, School of Life Sciences, University of Bradford, Richmond Bd, Richmond Road, Bradford BD71DP, UK
    Phytother Res 22:889-901. 2008
    ..have moved from Russia and Central Asia to Künzelsau, a small town located in Württemberg, in South-Western Germany. Thirty-six in-depth interviews were conducted with the women in this community, and 62 homemade medicinal ..
  81. ncbi Trends in population-based cancer survival in Germany: to what extent does progress reach older patients?
    A Gondos
    Division for Clinical Epidemiology and Ageing Research, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Ann Oncol 18:1253-9. 2007
    ..The ageing of populations makes outcome monitoring among elderly cancer patients particularly important...
  82. doi Evaluation of a diabetes management system based on practice guidelines, integrated care, and continuous quality management in a Federal State of Germany: a population-based approach to health care research
    Ulrike Rothe
    Institute for Medical Informatics and Biometrics, Medical Faculty Carl Gustav Carus, Technical University of Dresden, Dresden, Germany
    Diabetes Care 31:863-8. 2008
    ..The SDMP was implemented into diabetes contracts between health insurance providers, general practitioners (GPs), and diabetes specialized practitioners (DSPs) unified in the Saxon association of Statutory Health Insurance Physicians...
  83. doi Exposure to smoking in internationally distributed American movies and youth smoking in Germany: a cross-cultural cohort study
    Reiner Hanewinkel
    Institute for Therapy and Health Research, Düsternbrooker Weg 2, 24105 Kiel, Germany
    Pediatrics 121:e108-17. 2008
    ..Studies of US adolescents have linked exposure to movie smoking with smoking behavior. It is unclear whether European adolescents are also responsive to movie tobacco imagery...
  84. ncbi Natural occurrence of 16 fusarium toxins in grains and feedstuffs of plant origin from Germany
    Margit Schollenberger
    Institute of Animal Nutrition, Hohenheim University, Emil Wolff Str 10, D 70599 Stuttgart, Germany
    Mycopathologia 161:43-52. 2006
    ..silage as well as non-grain based feedstuffs was randomly collected during 2000 and 2001 from sources located in Germany and analysed for 16 Fusarium toxins...
  85. ncbi Prospective population-based study of viral lower respiratory tract infections in children under 3 years of age (the PRI.DE study)
    Johannes Forster
    St Josefs Hospital, Sautier Strasse 1, 79104 Freiburg, Germany
    Eur J Pediatr 163:709-16. 2004
    ..In a 2-year prospective multicentre study of children aged <3 years in Germany, we registered population-based cases as outpatients (n=2386), inpatients (n=2924), and nosocomially-acquired (n=..
  86. ncbi Independent risk factors for gallstone formation in a region with high cholelithiasis prevalence
    Henry Volzke
    Institute of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Greifswald, Germany
    Digestion 71:97-105. 2005
    Cholelithiasis is a common disorder in north-eastern Germany. Analyses of risk factors for gallstone formation in this population may have high explanatory power...
  87. pmc A super-spreading ewe infects hundreds with Q fever at a farmers' market in Germany
    Klaudia Porten
    Robert Koch Institute Seestrasse 10, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    BMC Infect Dis 6:147. 2006
    ..In May 2003 the Soest County Health Department was informed of an unusually large number of patients hospitalized with atypical pneumonia...
  88. ncbi Prevalence, recognition and management of depression in primary care in Germany: the Depression 2000 study
    Hans Ulrich Wittchen
    Institute of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy and Technical University of Dresden, Dresden, Germany
    Hum Psychopharmacol 17:S1-11. 2002
    ..in a representative sample of 412 primary care settings (which examined a total of 15,081 unselected patients) in Germany in order to address the current lack of information on the prevalence, recognition and treatment of depression in ..
  89. ncbi [Physical activity among children and adolescents in Germany. Results of the German Health Interview and Examination Survey for Children and Adolescents (KiGGS)]
    T Lampert
    Robert Koch Institut, Berlin, BRD
    Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 50:634-42. 2007
    ..For this reason, sports and exercise enhancing measures are inherent parts of public health in Germany. The German Health Interview and Examination Survey for Children and Adolescents (KiGGS) provides a nationally ..
  90. ncbi An observational study of intravenous medication errors in the United Kingdom and in Germany
    Veronika Wirtz
    Department of Practice and Policy, School of Pharmacy, University of London, UK
    Pharm World Sci 25:104-11. 2003
    ..To investigate the incidence and the severity of intravenous (i.v.) drug preparation and administration errors in two countries and three pharmacy services...
  91. doi Prevalence of human gammaretrovirus XMRV in sporadic prostate cancer
    Nicole Fischer
    Institute for Medical Microbiology and Virology, University Medical Center Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    J Clin Virol 43:277-83. 2008
    ....
  92. ncbi [Guidelines and recommendations for ensuring Good Epidemiological Practice (GEP) -- revised version after evaluation]
    W Hoffmann
    Institut für Community Medicine, Ernst Moritz Arndt Universitat Greifswald
    Gesundheitswesen 67:217-25. 2005
  93. ncbi Polymorphisms in the gene encoding adiponectin receptor 1 are associated with insulin resistance and high liver fat
    N Stefan
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Pathobiochemistry, University of Tubingen, Germany
    Diabetologia 48:2282-91. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate whether genetic variants of the genes encoding ADIPOR1 and ADIPOR2 play a role in human metabolism...
  94. doi Simply no time? Barriers to GPs' participation in primary health care research
    Eva Hummers-Pradier
    Department of General Practice, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    Fam Pract 25:105-12. 2008
    ..Non-participation of general practitioners (GPs) is a serious source of bias for practice-based studies. Objective. To elucidate doctors' motives for non-participation in, and subjective barriers to, general practice research...
  95. ncbi Characteristics and patterns of healthcare utilization of patients with fibromyalgia in general practitioner settings in Germany
    Ariel Berger
    Policy Analysis, Inc, Brookline, MA 02445, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 24:2489-99. 2008
    To examine characteristics and patterns of healthcare utilization of patients with fibromyalgia (FM) under the care of general practitioners (GPs) in Germany.
  96. doi Results of sleeve gastrectomy-data from a nationwide survey on bariatric surgery in Germany
    Christine Stroh
    Department of General, Abdominal, and Pediatric Surgery, Municipal Hospital Teaching Hospital of the Friedrich Schiller University at Jena, Germany, Strasse des Friedens 122, 07548, Gera, Germany
    Obes Surg 19:632-40. 2009
    Beginning January 1, 2005, the status and outcomes of bariatric surgery were examined in Germany. Data are registered in cooperation with the An-Institute of quality assurance in surgery at the Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg...
  97. doi A national resuscitation registry of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in Germany-a pilot study
    Jan Thorsten Gräsner
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Schwanenweg 21, 24105 Kiel, Germany
    Resuscitation 80:199-203. 2009
    ..A uniform resuscitation registry may be advantageous for quality management of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). This study was conducted to evaluate the establishment of a national CPR registry in Germany.
  98. doi Current surveys on the prevalence and distribution of Dirofilaria spp. in dogs in Germany
    Nikola Pantchev
    Vet Med Labor GmbH, Division of IDEXX Laboratories, Ludwigsburg, Germany
    Parasitol Res 105:S63-74. 2009
    The Central Upper-Rhine (Baden-Württemberg, Germany) is one of the warmest regions in Germany and also harbours abundant numbers of mosquitoes. Case reports on presumably autochthonous occurrence of Dirofilaria spp...
  99. pmc Protective measures and H5N1-seroprevalence among personnel tasked with bird collection during an outbreak of avian influenza A/H5N1 in wild birds, Ruegen, Germany, 2006
    Wei Cai
    Department for Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Robert Koch Institute, DGZ Ring 1, Berlin, Germany
    BMC Infect Dis 9:170. 2009
    In Germany, the first outbreak of highly pathogenic avian influenza A/H5N1 occurred among wild birds on the island of Ruegen between February and April 2006...
  100. pmc Epidemiology of hepatitis A virus infections, Germany, 2007-2008
    Mirko S Faber
    Robert Koch Institute, Berlin 13086, Germany
    Emerg Infect Dis 15:1760-8. 2009
    Approximately 60% of hepatitis A virus infections in Germany occur in persons without a travel history to disease-endemic areas and for whom sources of infection are unknown...
  101. ncbi Visceral leishmaniasis in a German child who had never entered a known endemic area: case report and review of the literature
    C Bogdan
    Institute for Clinical Microbiology, Immunology and Hygiene, University of Erlangen, Germany
    Clin Infect Dis 32:302-6. 2001
    ..Congenital or blood transfusion-associated leishmaniasis was ruled out. Possible modes of transmission (including a potential new autochthonous focus of the disease in central Europe) are discussed...

Research Grants79

  1. Consequences of Drug Cost Sharing:A New Randomized Trial
    Sebastian Schneeweiss; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The prior authorization is burdensome and costly and reduced overall program savings. By contrast a policy in Germany which required physicians to prescribe within fixed drug budgets was financially successful but left concerns ..
  2. Pancreas Cancer Specialized Program of Research Excelle*
    Anton Wellstein; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Geisinger, and INDIVUMED, each of which has multiple sub-sites/participating institutions, and a hospital in Germany. The part of the core which exists at Georgetown is well organized, operates in a cost-effective manner, and ..
  3. 12th International Congress of Radiation Research
    George Iliakis; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..by the formation of societies in Great Britain, several countries in Europe (the Netherlands, Sweden, Poland, Germany, Italy, and France), Japan, and Israel...
  4. COMMUNITY BASED STUDY ON OCCUPATIONAL ASTHMA, ECRHS-OA
    Manolis Kogevinas; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..updated (ECRHS-II) following-up approximately 17,000 young adults from 12 countries (Australia, Belgium, France, Germany, Iceland, Italy, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, UK and USA)...
  5. Pediatric Percutaneous Cochlear Implantation Clinical Validation & Implementation
    Robert F Labadie; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..the study-Boys Town (Omaha, NE) and the busiest CI center in the world, Medical Hospital of Hannover (Hannover, Germany) with whom we have a standing collaboration...
  6. Heme Oxygenase 2005 -- the 4th International Conference
    FRITZ BACH; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..including, in addition to the United States, Australia, China, Japan, Taiwan, Korea, England, France, Italy, Germany, Holland, Poland, India and others...
  7. RADIATION-INDUCED THYROID CANCER
    Heinz Ulrich G Weier; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..More than 10 years ago, we and our collaborators in Germany began to archive thyroid tumor tissues from patients who underwent thyroidectomy near the site of the power plant,..
  8. Early Detection of Pervasive Developmental Disorders
    Deborah A Fein; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..in other countries and cultures, including Japan, China, Spain, the Netherlands, France, Iceland, Ireland, Germany, Egypt, Puerto Rico and Turkey...
  9. Early Detection of Pervasive Developmental Disorders
    Deborah A Fein; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..in other countries and cultures, including Japan, China, Spain, the Netherlands, France, Iceland, Ireland, Germany, Egypt, Puerto Rico and Turkey...
  10. INTERNATIONAL GENETIC EPIDEMIOLOGY OF ORAL CLEFTS
    Terri Beaty; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..case-control study through combined analysis followed by fine mapping of new case-parent trios from the US, Asia, Germany and Ireland...
  11. Replication of Association Signals Identified in Ulcerative Colitis GWAS
    Richard Duerr; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..association signals in additional European ancestry case-control samples from North America, the Netherlands, Germany, Austria and Italy...
  12. INTERNATIONAL GENETIC EPIDEMIOLOGY OF ORAL CLEFTS
    Terri H Beaty; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..case-control study through combined analysis followed by fine mapping of new case-parent trios from the US, Asia, Germany and Ireland...
  13. Replication of Association Signals Identified in Ulcerative Colitis GWAS
    Richard H Duerr; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..association signals in additional European ancestry case-control samples from North America, the Netherlands, Germany, Austria and Italy...
  14. Regulation of Burkholderia mallei virulence genes
    William Nierman; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..is highly infectious to humans, was weaponized by the Soviet Union and was used as a biological warfare agent by Germany during World War I (and the Japanese in China in World War II - I heard it on the radio recently)...
  15. New Rapid Diagnostic Tests for Amebiasis
    Joel Herbein; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The tests will be provided to UVA and our consortium sites in Bangladesh and Germany for clinical testing. Both sites have access to specimens and patients from areas where amebiasis is endemic...
  16. VARIABILITY AND STABILITY IN SKILL ACQUISITION
    Dagmar Sternad; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Hermann Mller at the University of Giessen, Germany, and Dr. Tjeerd Dijkstra at the University of Nijmegen, Netherlands, and will involve student exchanges...
  17. 8th International Symposium for VIP, PACAP & Related Peptides
    Victor May; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Subsequent meetings were held in Freiburg (Germany) in 1997, Elsinor (Denmark) in 1999, Santa Barbara (California, USA) in 2001, Hakone (Japan) in 2003 and most ..
  18. RISK OF CANCER IN A-T FAMILIES
    Robert Haile; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Specific aims are the following. 1. Collaborate with investigators in Canada, Costa Rica, Germany, Israel, Italy, Poland, Turkey, and the United States of America, who have already identified ATM families, to a) ..
  19. Glycopeptide Complexes with Bacterial Cell Walls by REDOR NMR
    Jacob Schaefer; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Courvalin (France) and H. Labischinski (Germany)...
  20. Glycopeptide Complexes with Bacterial Cell Walls by REDOR NMR
    Jacob Schaefer; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Courvalin (France) and H. Labischinski (Germany)...
  21. First International Congress on Fascia Research: Basic Science and Implications f
    Thomas Findley; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Innovative features include international web casting to Germany, England and Brazil...
  22. Third International Workshop on Seizure Prediction - Freiburg, Germany, 2007
    Hitten Zaveri; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The workshop will be held in Freiburg, Germany over 4 days from September 29th to October 2nd, 2007...
  23. 13th World Congress on Biomedical Alcohol Research
    Edward Riley; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The ISBRA Congresses are held biennially and, since the founding of ISBRA, meetings have been held in Germany, U.S.A., Finland, Japan, Canada, UK, Australia, and Denmark...
  24. Mechanisms of airborne particulate matter induced thrombosis
    Gokhan Mutlu; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..have recently observed that exposure of mice to well-characterized PM collected from ambient air in Dusseldorf, Germany caused shortening of the bleeding, prothrombin and partial thromboplastin times, and increased the platelet count ..
  25. Mechanisms of airborne particulate matter induced thrombosis
    Gokhan Mutlu; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..have recently observed that exposure of mice to well-characterized PM collected from ambient air in Dusseldorf, Germany caused shortening of the bleeding, prothrombin and partial thromboplastin times, and increased the platelet count ..