P Zanger

Summary

Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Reliable and rapid characterization of functional FCN2 gene variants reveals diverse geographical patterns
    Olusola Ojurongbe
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, University of Tubingen, Germany
    BMC Med Genet 13:37. 2012
  2. pmc Prospective European-wide multicentre study on a blood based real-time PCR for the diagnosis of acute schistosomiasis
    Dominic Wichmann
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, University Medical Centre Hamburg Eppendorf, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    BMC Infect Dis 13:55. 2013
  3. doi Tumor necrosis factor alpha antagonist drugs and leishmaniasis in Europe
    P Zanger
    Institut fur Tropenmedizin, Eberhard Karls Universitat, Wilhelmstrasse, Tubingen, Germany
    Clin Microbiol Infect 18:670-6. 2012
  4. doi Import and spread of Panton-Valentine Leukocidin-positive Staphylococcus aureus through nasal carriage and skin infections in travelers returning from the tropics and subtropics
    Philipp Zanger
    Institut fur Tropenmedizin, Eberhard Karls Universitat, Tubingen, Germany
    Clin Infect Dis 54:483-92. 2012
  5. pmc Multiplicity of Plasmodium falciparum infection following intermittent preventive treatment in infants
    Ulrike Buchholz
    Institute of Tropical Medicine and International Health, Charite University Medicine, Berlin, Germany
    Malar J 9:244. 2010
  6. pmc Severity of Staphylococcus aureus infection of the skin is associated with inducibility of human beta-defensin 3 but not human beta-defensin 2
    Philipp Zanger
    Institut fur Tropenmedizin, Eberhard Karls Universitat, Tubingen, Germany
    Infect Immun 78:3112-7. 2010
  7. pmc Persistent nasal carriage of Staphylococcus aureus is associated with deficient induction of human beta-defensin 3 after sterile wounding of healthy skin in vivo
    Philipp Zanger
    Institut fur Tropenmedizin, Eberhard Karls Universitat, Tübingen 72074, Germany
    Infect Immun 79:2658-62. 2011
  8. doi Staphylococcus aureus positive skin infections and international travel
    Philipp Zanger
    Institut fur Tropenmedizin, Universitat Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 122:31-3. 2010
  9. doi Schistosoma japonicum infection and rectal carcinoid tumour: underreported coincidence or neglected association?
    P Zanger
    Institut fur Tropenmedizin, Eberhard Karls Universitat, Tubingen, Germany
    Epidemiol Infect 138:1289-91. 2010
  10. doi Constitutive expression of the antimicrobial peptide RNase 7 is associated with Staphylococcus aureus infection of the skin
    Philipp Zanger
    Institut fur Tropenmedizin, Eberhard Karls Universitat, 72074 Tubingen, Germany
    J Infect Dis 200:1907-15. 2009

Collaborators

  • Birgit Schittek
  • Christiane Wolz
  • Gabriele Schonian
  • Regina D Schleucher
  • Ina Koetter
  • J Schwille-Kiuntke
  • Dominic Wichmann
  • Olusola Ojurongbe
  • Ulrike Buchholz
  • P Enck
  • A V Polster
  • M Gaile
  • P G Kremsner
  • Mirjam Schunk
  • Heidrun von Thien
  • Gerd D Burchard
  • Mogens Jensenius
  • Joachim Richter
  • August Stich
  • Sven Poppert
  • Sebastian Dieckmann
  • Philippe Parola
  • Joannes Clerinx
  • Egbert Tannich
  • Iara J T Messias-Reason
  • Dennis Nurjadi
  • Hoang Van Tong
  • Le H Song
  • Eman Abou Ouf
  • Thirumalaisamy P Velavan
  • Paola R Luz
  • Peter G Kremsner
  • Nguyen L Toan
  • Jurgen F J Kun
  • Martin P Grobusch
  • Ina Danquah
  • Peter Ziniel
  • Frank P Mockenhaupt
  • Jurgen May
  • Robin Kobbe
  • Klaus Reither
  • Harry H Abruquah

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc Reliable and rapid characterization of functional FCN2 gene variants reveals diverse geographical patterns
    Olusola Ojurongbe
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, University of Tubingen, Germany
    BMC Med Genet 13:37. 2012
    ..FCN2 gene polymorphisms reveal distinct geographical patterns and are documented to alter serum ficolin levels and modulate disease susceptibility...
  2. pmc Prospective European-wide multicentre study on a blood based real-time PCR for the diagnosis of acute schistosomiasis
    Dominic Wichmann
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, University Medical Centre Hamburg Eppendorf, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    BMC Infect Dis 13:55. 2013
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  3. doi Tumor necrosis factor alpha antagonist drugs and leishmaniasis in Europe
    P Zanger
    Institut fur Tropenmedizin, Eberhard Karls Universitat, Wilhelmstrasse, Tubingen, Germany
    Clin Microbiol Infect 18:670-6. 2012
    ..A European adverse event reporting system is required to identify rare opportunistic infections associated with immunosuppressive and immunomodulatory biotherapies...
  4. doi Import and spread of Panton-Valentine Leukocidin-positive Staphylococcus aureus through nasal carriage and skin infections in travelers returning from the tropics and subtropics
    Philipp Zanger
    Institut fur Tropenmedizin, Eberhard Karls Universitat, Tubingen, Germany
    Clin Infect Dis 54:483-92. 2012
    ..We investigated whether skin infections and nasal colonization in travelers contribute to the global spread of such strains...
  5. pmc Multiplicity of Plasmodium falciparum infection following intermittent preventive treatment in infants
    Ulrike Buchholz
    Institute of Tropical Medicine and International Health, Charite University Medicine, Berlin, Germany
    Malar J 9:244. 2010
    ..Potentially, however, this intervention may compromise the acquisition of immunity, including the tolerance towards multiple infections with Plasmodium falciparum...
  6. pmc Severity of Staphylococcus aureus infection of the skin is associated with inducibility of human beta-defensin 3 but not human beta-defensin 2
    Philipp Zanger
    Institut fur Tropenmedizin, Eberhard Karls Universitat, Tubingen, Germany
    Infect Immun 78:3112-7. 2010
    ..01) than in the respective baseline groups. This suggests that inducibility of HBD-3 influences the severity of Gram-positive skin infection in vivo. The physiological function of HBD-2 induction in this context remains unclear...
  7. pmc Persistent nasal carriage of Staphylococcus aureus is associated with deficient induction of human beta-defensin 3 after sterile wounding of healthy skin in vivo
    Philipp Zanger
    Institut fur Tropenmedizin, Eberhard Karls Universitat, Tübingen 72074, Germany
    Infect Immun 79:2658-62. 2011
    ..In conjunction with existing knowledge, these findings suggest that healthy individuals with deficient HBD-3 expression in keratinocytes are more prone to persistent nasal colonization with S. aureus...
  8. doi Staphylococcus aureus positive skin infections and international travel
    Philipp Zanger
    Institut fur Tropenmedizin, Universitat Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 122:31-3. 2010
    ..aureus infections are summarised. This review highlights areas of uncertainty that require further investigation...
  9. doi Schistosoma japonicum infection and rectal carcinoid tumour: underreported coincidence or neglected association?
    P Zanger
    Institut fur Tropenmedizin, Eberhard Karls Universitat, Tubingen, Germany
    Epidemiol Infect 138:1289-91. 2010
    ..japonicum in the pathogenesis of rare gastrointestinal neoplasms such as carcinoid tumours as well. Future reports on similar observations could help to determine the need for systematic investigations and are strongly encouraged...
  10. doi Constitutive expression of the antimicrobial peptide RNase 7 is associated with Staphylococcus aureus infection of the skin
    Philipp Zanger
    Institut fur Tropenmedizin, Eberhard Karls Universitat, 72074 Tubingen, Germany
    J Infect Dis 200:1907-15. 2009
    ..This study aimed to clarify whether their baseline expression influences the propensity of healthy individuals to develop S. aureus-positive skin infections...
  11. pmc Case report: Successful treatment of cutaneous leishmaniasis caused by Leishmania aethiopica with liposomal amphothericin B in an immunocompromised traveler returning from Eritrea
    Philipp Zanger
    Institut fur Tropenmedizin, Medizinische Klinik, Onkologie, Hämatologie, Klinische Immunologie, Rheumatologie und Pulmonologie, Infektionskrankheiten Eberhard Karls Universität, Wilhelmstrasse 27, Tubingen, Germany
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 84:692-4. 2011
    ..We describe the treatment of cutaneous leishmaniasis caused by L. aethiopica using liposomal amphothericin B in an immunocompromised traveler returning from Eritrea...
  12. doi Successful diagnosis and treatment 50 years after exposure: is mucocutaneous leishmaniasis still a neglected differential diagnosis?
    Regina D Schleucher
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, University of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    J Travel Med 15:466-7. 2008
    ..Diagnostic pitfalls and the role of primary subspecies differentiation are demonstrated. Chemotherapy avoiding antimonials was successful and remarkably well tolerated by an elderly patient...
  13. ncbi Leishmaniasis in the era of tumor necrosis factor alpha antagonist therapy--a research agenda for Europe
    P Zanger
    Institut fur Tropenmedizin, Eberhard Karls Universitat, Tubingen, Germany
    Euro Surveill 18:20542. 2013
    ..Our aim is to stimulate a debate about this important drug safety issue with potential consequences for patients receiving TNF alpha antagonists living in or travelling to areas endemic for leishmaniasis...
  14. doi Postinfectious irritable bowel syndrome after travelers' diarrhea--a cohort study
    J Schwille-Kiuntke
    Department of Internal Medicine VI Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University Hospital Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Neurogastroenterol Motil 27:1147-55. 2015
    ..This study aims to (i) assess the occurrence of PI-IBS in a cohort of patients with self-reported travelers' diarrhea (TD), (ii) assess risk factors for PI-IBS development, and (iii) investigate the prognosis of PI-IBS after 1 year...