Prof. Dr. med. Ulrich Wahn

Arzt für pädiatrische Pneumologie und AllergologiePhysician for pediatric pneumology and allergology

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Journalbeiträge 2000


  • Schultze-Werninghaus C., Wahn U. & Niggemann B.: Evaluation of the risk of anaphylactic reactions by wasp venom-extract challenges in children. Pediatr Allergy Immu: 10(2) 133-7, 1999
  • Asher I., Boner A., Chuchalin A., Custovic A., Dagli E., Haus M., Hemmo-Lotem M., Holgate S.T., Holt P.G., Host A., Iikura I., Johansson S.G., Kowalski M.L., Naspitz C.K., Odhiambo J., Vichyanond P., Volovitz B., Wahn U., Warner J.O., Weiss K. & Zhong N.S.: Prevention of allergy and asthma: interim report. Allergy: 55(11) 1069-88., 2000
  • Bergmann R.L., Edenharter G., Bergmann K.E., Lau S. & Wahn U.: Socioeconomic status is a risk factor for allergy in parents but not intheir children. Clin Exp Allergy: 30(12) 1740-5., 2000
  • Beyer K., Nickel R., Freidhoff L., Bjorksten B., Huang S.K., Barnes K.C., MacDonald S., Forster J., Zepp F., Wahn V., Beaty T.H., Marsh D.G. & Wahn U.: Association and linkage of atopic dermatitis with chromosome 13q12-14 and 5q31-33 markers. J Invest Dermatol: 115(5) 906-8., 2000
  • Buck D., Michael T., Wahn U. & Niggemann B.: Ventricular shunts and the prevalence of sensitization and clinically relevant allergy to latex in patients with spina bifida. Pediatr Allergy Immu: 11(2) 111-5., 2000
  • Bunikowski R., Mielke M.E., Skarabis H., Worm M., Anagnostopoulos I., Kolde G., Wahn U. & Renz H.: Evidence for a disease-promoting effect of Staphylococcus aureus-derived exotoxins in atopic dermatitis. J Allergy Clin Immun: 105(4) 814-9., 2000
  • Dreborg S., Warner J., Host A., Muraro A., Niggemann B., Rieger C., Valovirta E. & Wahn U.: Luisa Businco: a pioneer of European paediatric allergology. Pediatr Allergy Immu: 11(1) 1., 2000
  • Gruber C., Buck D., Wahn U. & Niggemann B.: Is there a role for immunoblots in the diagnosis of latex allergy? Intermethod comparison of in vitro and in vivo IgE assays in spina bifida patients. Allergy: 55(5) 476-83., 2000
  • Kulig M., Bergmann R., Edenharter G. & Wahn U.: Does allergy in parents depend on allergy in their children? Recall bias in parental questioning of atopic diseases. Multicenter Allergy Study Group. J Allergy Clin Immun: 105(2 Pt 1) 274-8., 2000
  • Kulig M., Klettke U., Wahn V., Forster J., Bauer C.P. & Wahn U.: Development of seasonal allergic rhinitis during the first 7 years of life. J Allergy Clin Immun: 106(5) 832-9., 2000
  • Lau S., Illi S., Sommerfeld C., Niggemann B., Bergmann R., von Mutius E. & Wahn U.: Early exposure to house-dust mite and cat allergens and development of childhood asthma: a cohort study. Multicentre Allergy Study Group. Lancet: 356(9239) 1392-7., 2000
  • Lee Y.A., Stevens H.P., Delaporte E., Wahn U. & Reis A.: A gene for an autosomal dominant scleroatrophic syndrome predisposing to skin cancer (Huriez syndrome) maps to chromosome 4q23. Am J Hum Genet: 66(1) 326-30., 2000
  • Lee Y.A., Wahn U., Kehrt R., Tarani L., Businco L., Gustafsson D., Andersson F., Oranje A.P., Wolkertstorfer A., v Berg A., Hoffmann U., Kuster W., Wienker T., Ruschendorf F. & Reis A.: A major susceptibility locus for atopic dermatitis maps to chromosome 3q21. Nat Genet: 26(4) 470-3., 2000
  • Liu X., Nickel R., Beyer K., Wahn U., Ehrlich E., Freidhoff L.R., Bjorksten B., Beaty T.H. & Huang S.K.: An IL13 coding region variant is associated with a high total serum IgE level and atopic dermatitis in the German multicenter atopy study (MAS-90). J Allergy Clin Immun: 106(1 Pt 1) 167-70., 2000
  • Nickel R.G., Casolaro V., Wahn U., Beyer K., Barnes K.C., Plunkett B.S., Freidhoff L.R., Sengler C., Plitt J.R., Schleimer R.P., Caraballo L., Naidu R.P., Levett P.N., Beaty T.H. & Huang S.K.: Atopic dermatitis is associated with a functional mutation in the promoter of the C-C chemokine RANTES. J Immunol: 164(3) 1612-6., 2000
  • Niggemann B., Buck D., Michael T., Haberl H. & Wahn U.: Latex allergy in spina bifida: at the turning point? J Allergy Clin Immun: 106(6) 1201., 2000
  • Niggemann B., Fischer V., Lemke J. & Wahn U.: Sensitization to latex and burns. Allergy: 55(10) 980-1, 2000
  • Niggemann B., Reibel S. & Wahn U.: The atopy patch test (APT)-- a useful tool for the diagnosis of foodallergy in children with atopic dermatitis. Allergy: 55(3) 281-5., 2000
  • Niggemann B. & Wahn U.: A new dipstick test (Allergodip) for in vitro diagnosis of latexallergy--validation in patients with spina bifida. Pediatr Allergy Immu: 11(1) 56-9., 2000
  • Reibel S., Rohr C., Ziegert M., Sommerfeld C., Wahn U. & Niggemann B.: What safety measures need to be taken in oral food challenges in children? Allergy: 55(10) 940-4., 2000
  • Ruter K., Magdorf K., Paul K. & Wahn U.: Cough, fatigue and bronchopulmonary disease in two immunocompetent children. Bronchopulmonary infection caused by M. avium. Pediatr Infect Dis J: 19(12) 1209,1220-1., 2000
  • Wahn U.: What drives the allergic march? Allergy: 55(7) 591-9., 2000
  • Weber A.K., Wahn U. & Renz H.: Superantigen-induced T cell death by apoptosis: analysis on a single cell level and effect of IFN-gamma and IL-4 treatment. Int Arch Allergy Imm: 121(3) 215-23., 2000

Journal Articles 2000


  • Schultze-Werninghaus C., Wahn U. & Niggemann B.: Evaluation of the risk of anaphylactic reactions by wasp venom-extract challenges in children. Pediatr Allergy Immu: 10(2) 133-7, 1999
  • Asher I., Boner A., Chuchalin A., Custovic A., Dagli E., Haus M., Hemmo-Lotem M., Holgate S.T., Holt P.G., Host A., Iikura I., Johansson S.G., Kowalski M.L., Naspitz C.K., Odhiambo J., Vichyanond P., Volovitz B., Wahn U., Warner J.O., Weiss K. & Zhong N.S.: Prevention of allergy and asthma: interim report. Allergy: 55(11) 1069-88., 2000
  • Bergmann R.L., Edenharter G., Bergmann K.E., Lau S. & Wahn U.: Socioeconomic status is a risk factor for allergy in parents but not intheir children. Clin Exp Allergy: 30(12) 1740-5., 2000
  • Beyer K., Nickel R., Freidhoff L., Bjorksten B., Huang S.K., Barnes K.C., MacDonald S., Forster J., Zepp F., Wahn V., Beaty T.H., Marsh D.G. & Wahn U.: Association and linkage of atopic dermatitis with chromosome 13q12-14 and 5q31-33 markers. J Invest Dermatol: 115(5) 906-8., 2000
  • Buck D., Michael T., Wahn U. & Niggemann B.: Ventricular shunts and the prevalence of sensitization and clinically relevant allergy to latex in patients with spina bifida. Pediatr Allergy Immu: 11(2) 111-5., 2000
  • Bunikowski R., Mielke M.E., Skarabis H., Worm M., Anagnostopoulos I., Kolde G., Wahn U. & Renz H.: Evidence for a disease-promoting effect of Staphylococcus aureus-derived exotoxins in atopic dermatitis. J Allergy Clin Immun: 105(4) 814-9., 2000
  • Dreborg S., Warner J., Host A., Muraro A., Niggemann B., Rieger C., Valovirta E. & Wahn U.: Luisa Businco: a pioneer of European paediatric allergology. Pediatr Allergy Immu: 11(1) 1., 2000
  • Gruber C., Buck D., Wahn U. & Niggemann B.: Is there a role for immunoblots in the diagnosis of latex allergy? Intermethod comparison of in vitro and in vivo IgE assays in spina bifida patients. Allergy: 55(5) 476-83., 2000
  • Kulig M., Bergmann R., Edenharter G. & Wahn U.: Does allergy in parents depend on allergy in their children? Recall bias in parental questioning of atopic diseases. Multicenter Allergy Study Group. J Allergy Clin Immun: 105(2 Pt 1) 274-8., 2000
  • Kulig M., Klettke U., Wahn V., Forster J., Bauer C.P. & Wahn U.: Development of seasonal allergic rhinitis during the first 7 years of life. J Allergy Clin Immun: 106(5) 832-9., 2000
  • Lau S., Illi S., Sommerfeld C., Niggemann B., Bergmann R., von Mutius E. & Wahn U.: Early exposure to house-dust mite and cat allergens and development of childhood asthma: a cohort study. Multicentre Allergy Study Group. Lancet: 356(9239) 1392-7., 2000
  • Lee Y.A., Stevens H.P., Delaporte E., Wahn U. & Reis A.: A gene for an autosomal dominant scleroatrophic syndrome predisposing to skin cancer (Huriez syndrome) maps to chromosome 4q23. Am J Hum Genet: 66(1) 326-30., 2000
  • Lee Y.A., Wahn U., Kehrt R., Tarani L., Businco L., Gustafsson D., Andersson F., Oranje A.P., Wolkertstorfer A., v Berg A., Hoffmann U., Kuster W., Wienker T., Ruschendorf F. & Reis A.: A major susceptibility locus for atopic dermatitis maps to chromosome 3q21. Nat Genet: 26(4) 470-3., 2000
  • Liu X., Nickel R., Beyer K., Wahn U., Ehrlich E., Freidhoff L.R., Bjorksten B., Beaty T.H. & Huang S.K.: An IL13 coding region variant is associated with a high total serum IgE level and atopic dermatitis in the German multicenter atopy study (MAS-90). J Allergy Clin Immun: 106(1 Pt 1) 167-70., 2000
  • Nickel R.G., Casolaro V., Wahn U., Beyer K., Barnes K.C., Plunkett B.S., Freidhoff L.R., Sengler C., Plitt J.R., Schleimer R.P., Caraballo L., Naidu R.P., Levett P.N., Beaty T.H. & Huang S.K.: Atopic dermatitis is associated with a functional mutation in the promoter of the C-C chemokine RANTES. J Immunol: 164(3) 1612-6., 2000
  • Niggemann B., Buck D., Michael T., Haberl H. & Wahn U.: Latex allergy in spina bifida: at the turning point? J Allergy Clin Immun: 106(6) 1201., 2000
  • Niggemann B., Fischer V., Lemke J. & Wahn U.: Sensitization to latex and burns. Allergy: 55(10) 980-1, 2000
  • Niggemann B., Reibel S. & Wahn U.: The atopy patch test (APT)-- a useful tool for the diagnosis of foodallergy in children with atopic dermatitis. Allergy: 55(3) 281-5., 2000
  • Niggemann B. & Wahn U.: A new dipstick test (Allergodip) for in vitro diagnosis of latexallergy--validation in patients with spina bifida. Pediatr Allergy Immu: 11(1) 56-9., 2000
  • Reibel S., Rohr C., Ziegert M., Sommerfeld C., Wahn U. & Niggemann B.: What safety measures need to be taken in oral food challenges in children? Allergy: 55(10) 940-4., 2000
  • Ruter K., Magdorf K., Paul K. & Wahn U.: Cough, fatigue and bronchopulmonary disease in two immunocompetent children. Bronchopulmonary infection caused by M. avium. Pediatr Infect Dis J: 19(12) 1209,1220-1., 2000
  • Wahn U.: What drives the allergic march? Allergy: 55(7) 591-9., 2000
  • Weber A.K., Wahn U. & Renz H.: Superantigen-induced T cell death by apoptosis: analysis on a single cell level and effect of IFN-gamma and IL-4 treatment. Int Arch Allergy Imm: 121(3) 215-23., 2000