Prof. Dr. med. Ulrich Wahn

Arzt für pädiatrische Pneumologie und AllergologiePhysician for pediatric pneumology and allergology

Stacks Image 700
Stacks Image 703

Journalbeiträge 1994-1999


  • Abraham K., Gesau A., Brockmüller J., Frötschl R., Brösicke H., Wahn U., Stingl G. & Helge H.: Biomarkers in three subjects from Vienna highly exposed to 2378-TCDD: CYP induction and immune function Organohalogen Compounds: 44 47-50, 1999
  • Beyer K., Hausler T., Kircher M., Nickel R., Wahn U. & Renz H.: Specific V beta T cell subsets are associated with cat and birch pollen allergy in humans. J Immunol: 162(2) 1186-91, 1999
  • Bunikowski R., Mielke M., Skarabis H., Herz U., Bergmann R.L., Wahn U. & Renz H.: Prevalence and role of serum IgE antibodies to the Staphylococcus aureus-derived superantigens SEA and SEB in children with atopic dermatitis. J Allergy Clin Immun: 103(1 Pt 1) 119-24, 1999
  • Fisch P., Millner M., Muller S.M., Wahn U., Friedrich W. & Renz H.: Expansion of gammadelta T cells in an infant with severe combinedimmunodeficiency syndrome after disseminated BCG infection and bone marrowtransplantation. J Allergy Clin Immun: 103(6) 1218-9, 1999
  • Hamelmann E., Wahn U. & Gelfand E.W.: Role of the Th2 cytokines in the development of allergen-induced airway inflammation and hyperresponsiveness. Int Arch Allergy Imm: 118(2-4) 90-4, 1999
  • Klettke U., Luck W., Wahn U. & Niggemann B.: Platelet-activating factor inhibits ciliary beat frequency of human bronchial epithelial cells. Allergy Asthma Proc: 20(2) 115-8, 1999
  • Klettke U., Magdorf K., Staab D., Bisson S., Paul K. & Wahn U.: [Ambulatory vs. inpatient intravenous antibiotic therapy in mucoviscidosis patients--a controlled study] Pneumologie: 53(1) 31-6, 1999
  • Kulig M., Bergmann R., Klettke U., Wahn V., Tacke U. & Wahn U.: Natural course of sensitization to food and inhalant allergens during the first 6 years of life. J Allergy Clin Immun: 103(6) 1173-9, 1999
  • Kulig M., Luck W., Lau S., Niggemann B., Bergmann R., Klettke U., Guggenmoos-Holzmann I. & Wahn U.: Effect of pre- and postnatal tobacco smoke exposure on specific sensitization to food and inhalant allergens during the first 3 years of life. Multicenter Allergy Study Group, Germany. Allergy: 54(3) 220-8, 1999
  • Kulig M., Luck W. & Wahn U.: The association between pre- and postnatal tobacco smoke exposure and allergic sensitization during early childhood. Multicentre Allergy Study Group, Germany. Hum Toxicol: 18(4) 241-4, 1999
  • Kulig M., Tacke U., Forster J., Edenharter G., Bergmann R., Lau S., Wahn V., Zepp F. & Wahn U.: Serum IgE levels during the first 6 years of life. J Pediatr: 134(4) 453-8, 1999
  • Nickel R., Beyer K., Huang S.K., Barnes K.C. & Wahn U.: Genetic markers of atopy in infancy: results from the German Multicenter Allergy Study. Clin Exp Allergy: 29 Suppl 4 23-5, 1999
  • Niggemann B., Binder C., Klettke U. & Wahn U.: In vivo and in vitro studies on the residual allergenicity of partially hydrolysed infant formulae. Acta Paediatr: 88(4) 394-8, 1999
  • Niggemann B., Sielaff B., Beyer K., Binder C. & Wahn U.: Outcome of double-blind, placebo-controlled food challenge tests in 107 children with atopic dermatitis. Clin Exp Allergy: 29(1) 91-6, 1999
  • Paul K., Klettke U., Moldenhauer J., Muller K.M., Kleinau I., Magdorf K. & Wahn U.: Increasing dose of methylprednisolone pulse therapy treats desquamativeinterstitial pneumonia in a child. Eur Respir J: 14(6) 1429-32, 1999
  • Abraham K., Papke O., Gross A., Kordonouri O., Wiegand S., Wahn U. & Helge H.: Time course of PCDD/PCDF/PCB concentrations in breast-feeding mothers and their infants. Chemosphere: 37(9-12) 1731-41, 1998
  • Bergmann R.L., Edenharter G., Bergmann K.E., Forster J., Bauer C.P., Wahn V., Zepp F. & Wahn U.: Atopic dermatitis in early infancy predicts allergic airway disease at 5 years. Clin Exp Allergy: 28(8) 965-70, 1998
  • Beyer K., Renz H., Wahn U. & Niggemann B.: Changes in blood leukocyte distribution during double-blind, placebo-controlled food challenges in children with atopic dermatitis and suspected food allergy. Int Arch Allergy Imm: 116(2) 110-5, 1998
  • Edenharter G., Bergmann R.L., Bergmann K.E., Wahn V., Forster J., Zepp F. & Wahn U.: Cord blood-IgE as risk factor and predictor for atopic diseases [see comments] Clin Exp Allergy: 28(6) 671-8, 1998
  • Gebert N., Hummelink R., Konning J., Staab D., Schmidt S., Szczepanski R., Runde B. & Wahn U.: Efficacy of a self-management program for childhood asthma--a prospective controlled study. Patient Educ Couns: 35(3) 213-20, 1998
  • Herz U., Gerhold K., Gruber C., Braun A., Wahn U., Renz H. & Paul K.: BCG infection suppresses allergic sensitization and development of increased airway reactivity in an animal model. J Allergy Clin Immun: 102(5) 867-74, 1998
  • Herz U., Schnoy N., Borelli S., Weigl L., Kasbohrer U., Daser A., Wahn U., Kottgen E. & Renz H.: A human-SCID mouse model for allergic immune response bacterial superantigen enhances skin inflammation and suppresses IgE production. J Invest Dermatol: 110(3) 224-31, 1998
  • Kjellmann M., Koletzko B. & Wahn U.: Hypoallergene Nahrung - hält die Werbung, was sie verspricht? Tagl Prax: 39 101-105, 1998
  • Niggemann B., Buck D., Michael T. & Wahn U.: Latex provocation tests in patients with spina bifida: who is at risk of becoming symptomatic? J Allergy Clin Immun: 102(4 Pt 1) 665-70, 1998
  • Niggemann B., Kulig M., Bergmann R. & Wahn U.: Development of latex allergy in children up to 5 years of age--a retrospective analysis of risk factors. Pediatr Allergy Immu: 9(1) 36-9, 1998
  • Niggemann B., Leupold W., Schuster A., Schuster R., v. Berg A., Grubl A., v. d.-Hardt H., Eibl M.M. & Wahn U.: Prospective, double-blind, placebo-controlled, multicentre study on the effect of high-dose, intravenous immunoglobulin in children and adolescents with severe bronchial asthma. Clin Exp Allergy: 28(2) 205-10, 1998
  • Niggemann B., Paul K., Keitzer R. & Wahn U.: Vocal cord dysfunction in three children--misdiagnosis of bronchial asthma? Pediatr Allergy Immu: 9(2) 97-100, 1998
  • Paul K., Klettke U. & Wahn U.: The combined influence of immunotherapy and mite allergen reduction on bronchial hyperresponsiveness in mite-sensitive asthmatic children. Eur J Pediatr: 157(2) 109-13, 1998
  • Staab D., Wenninger K., Gebert N., Rupprath K., Bisson S., Trettin M., Paul K.D., Keller K.M. & Wahn U.: Quality of life in patients with cystic fibrosis and their parents: what is important besides disease severity? [see comments] Thorax: 53(9) 727-31, 1998
  • Wahn U.: Environmental factors facilitating allergic sensitization and atopic manifestation in early childhood Nutr Res: 18 1363-1371, 1998
  • Wahn U., Bergmann R.L. & Nickel R.: Early life markers of atopy and asthma. Clin Exp Allergy: 28 Suppl 1 20-1;discussion 32-6, 1998
  • Wahn U., Paul K. & Klettke-U-and-the-ETAC-Study-Group: Allergic factors associated with the development of asthma and the influence of ceterizine in a double-blind, randomised, placebo controlled trial: First results of ETAC Pediatr Allergy Immu: 9 116-124, 1998
  • Asadullah K., Renz H., Docke W.D., Otterbach H., Wahn U., Kottgen E., Volk H.D. & Sterry W.: Verrucosis of hands and feet in a patient with combined immune deficiency [see comments] J Am Acad Dermatol: 36(5 Pt 2) 850-2, 1997
  • Fegert J.M., Schulz J., Bergmann R., Tacke U., Bergmann K.E. & Wahn U.: [Sleep behavior in the first 3 years of life] Prax Kinderpsychol K: 46(2) 69-91, 1997
  • Graf von der Schulenburg J.M., Greiner W., Klettke U. & Wahn U.: [Economic aspects in treatment of cystic fibrosis with chronic pulmonarypseudomonas infection. Ambulatory intravenous therapy in comparison withinpatient treatment] Med Klin: 92(10) 626-9., 1997
  • Wahn U., Bergmann R., Kulig M., Forster J. & Bauer C.P.: The natural course of sensitisation and atopic disease in infancy and childhood. Pediatr Allergy Immu: 8(10 Suppl) 16-20, 1997
  • Wahn U., Lau S., Bergmann R., Kulig M., Forster J., Bergmann K., Bauer C.P. & Guggenmoos-Holzmann I.: Indoor allergen exposure is a risk factor for sensitization during the first three years of life. J Allergy Clin Immun: 99(6 Pt 1) 763-9, 1997
  • Schauer U., Schmitt M., Muller S., Enssle K., Kurrle R., Sundermann U., Bender A., Wahn U. & Rieger C.H.: Soluble interleukin-4 receptor in atopic children. Int Arch Allergy Imm: 108(2) 175-82, 1995
  • Beyer K., Niggemann B., Schulze S. & Wahn U.: Serum tryptase and urinary 1-methylhistamine as parameters for monitoring oral food challenges in children. Int Arch Allergy Imm: 104(4) 348-51, 1994
  • Eckert K., Schmitt M., Garbin F., Wahn U. & Maurer H.R.: Thymosin alpha 1 effects, in vitro, on lymphokine-activated killer cells from patients with primary immunodeficiencies: preliminary results. Int J Immunopharmaco: 16(12) 1019-25, 1994
  • Lichey J., Zuberbier T., Luck W., Lau S. & Wahn U.: Influence of glycosphingolipids on the release of histamine and sulfidopeptide leukotrienes from human basophils. Int Arch Allergy Imm: 103(3) 252-9, 1994
  • Schoenfeld N., Schmolke B., Schmitt M., Remy N., Ellensohn P., Wahn U. & Loddenkemper R.: Specification and quantitation of circulating immune complexes in the serum of patients with active pulmonary sarcoidosis. Thorax: 49(7) 688-91, 1994

Journal Articles 1994-1999


  • Abraham K., Gesau A., Brockmüller J., Frötschl R., Brösicke H., Wahn U., Stingl G. & Helge H.: Biomarkers in three subjects from Vienna highly exposed to 2378-TCDD: CYP induction and immune function Organohalogen Compounds: 44 47-50, 1999
  • Beyer K., Hausler T., Kircher M., Nickel R., Wahn U. & Renz H.: Specific V beta T cell subsets are associated with cat and birch pollen allergy in humans. J Immunol: 162(2) 1186-91, 1999
  • Bunikowski R., Mielke M., Skarabis H., Herz U., Bergmann R.L., Wahn U. & Renz H.: Prevalence and role of serum IgE antibodies to the Staphylococcus aureus-derived superantigens SEA and SEB in children with atopic dermatitis. J Allergy Clin Immun: 103(1 Pt 1) 119-24, 1999
  • Fisch P., Millner M., Muller S.M., Wahn U., Friedrich W. & Renz H.: Expansion of gammadelta T cells in an infant with severe combinedimmunodeficiency syndrome after disseminated BCG infection and bone marrowtransplantation. J Allergy Clin Immun: 103(6) 1218-9, 1999
  • Hamelmann E., Wahn U. & Gelfand E.W.: Role of the Th2 cytokines in the development of allergen-induced airway inflammation and hyperresponsiveness. Int Arch Allergy Imm: 118(2-4) 90-4, 1999
  • Klettke U., Luck W., Wahn U. & Niggemann B.: Platelet-activating factor inhibits ciliary beat frequency of human bronchial epithelial cells. Allergy Asthma Proc: 20(2) 115-8, 1999
  • Klettke U., Magdorf K., Staab D., Bisson S., Paul K. & Wahn U.: [Ambulatory vs. inpatient intravenous antibiotic therapy in mucoviscidosis patients--a controlled study] Pneumologie: 53(1) 31-6, 1999
  • Kulig M., Bergmann R., Klettke U., Wahn V., Tacke U. & Wahn U.: Natural course of sensitization to food and inhalant allergens during the first 6 years of life. J Allergy Clin Immun: 103(6) 1173-9, 1999
  • Kulig M., Luck W., Lau S., Niggemann B., Bergmann R., Klettke U., Guggenmoos-Holzmann I. & Wahn U.: Effect of pre- and postnatal tobacco smoke exposure on specific sensitization to food and inhalant allergens during the first 3 years of life. Multicenter Allergy Study Group, Germany. Allergy: 54(3) 220-8, 1999
  • Kulig M., Luck W. & Wahn U.: The association between pre- and postnatal tobacco smoke exposure and allergic sensitization during early childhood. Multicentre Allergy Study Group, Germany. Hum Toxicol: 18(4) 241-4, 1999
  • Kulig M., Tacke U., Forster J., Edenharter G., Bergmann R., Lau S., Wahn V., Zepp F. & Wahn U.: Serum IgE levels during the first 6 years of life. J Pediatr: 134(4) 453-8, 1999
  • Nickel R., Beyer K., Huang S.K., Barnes K.C. & Wahn U.: Genetic markers of atopy in infancy: results from the German Multicenter Allergy Study. Clin Exp Allergy: 29 Suppl 4 23-5, 1999
  • Niggemann B., Binder C., Klettke U. & Wahn U.: In vivo and in vitro studies on the residual allergenicity of partially hydrolysed infant formulae. Acta Paediatr: 88(4) 394-8, 1999
  • Niggemann B., Sielaff B., Beyer K., Binder C. & Wahn U.: Outcome of double-blind, placebo-controlled food challenge tests in 107 children with atopic dermatitis. Clin Exp Allergy: 29(1) 91-6, 1999
  • Paul K., Klettke U., Moldenhauer J., Muller K.M., Kleinau I., Magdorf K. & Wahn U.: Increasing dose of methylprednisolone pulse therapy treats desquamativeinterstitial pneumonia in a child. Eur Respir J: 14(6) 1429-32, 1999
  • Abraham K., Papke O., Gross A., Kordonouri O., Wiegand S., Wahn U. & Helge H.: Time course of PCDD/PCDF/PCB concentrations in breast-feeding mothers and their infants. Chemosphere: 37(9-12) 1731-41, 1998
  • Bergmann R.L., Edenharter G., Bergmann K.E., Forster J., Bauer C.P., Wahn V., Zepp F. & Wahn U.: Atopic dermatitis in early infancy predicts allergic airway disease at 5 years. Clin Exp Allergy: 28(8) 965-70, 1998
  • Beyer K., Renz H., Wahn U. & Niggemann B.: Changes in blood leukocyte distribution during double-blind, placebo-controlled food challenges in children with atopic dermatitis and suspected food allergy. Int Arch Allergy Imm: 116(2) 110-5, 1998
  • Edenharter G., Bergmann R.L., Bergmann K.E., Wahn V., Forster J., Zepp F. & Wahn U.: Cord blood-IgE as risk factor and predictor for atopic diseases [see comments] Clin Exp Allergy: 28(6) 671-8, 1998
  • Gebert N., Hummelink R., Konning J., Staab D., Schmidt S., Szczepanski R., Runde B. & Wahn U.: Efficacy of a self-management program for childhood asthma--a prospective controlled study. Patient Educ Couns: 35(3) 213-20, 1998
  • Herz U., Gerhold K., Gruber C., Braun A., Wahn U., Renz H. & Paul K.: BCG infection suppresses allergic sensitization and development of increased airway reactivity in an animal model. J Allergy Clin Immun: 102(5) 867-74, 1998
  • Herz U., Schnoy N., Borelli S., Weigl L., Kasbohrer U., Daser A., Wahn U., Kottgen E. & Renz H.: A human-SCID mouse model for allergic immune response bacterial superantigen enhances skin inflammation and suppresses IgE production. J Invest Dermatol: 110(3) 224-31, 1998
  • Kjellmann M., Koletzko B. & Wahn U.: Hypoallergene Nahrung - hält die Werbung, was sie verspricht? Tagl Prax: 39 101-105, 1998
  • Niggemann B., Buck D., Michael T. & Wahn U.: Latex provocation tests in patients with spina bifida: who is at risk of becoming symptomatic? J Allergy Clin Immun: 102(4 Pt 1) 665-70, 1998
  • Niggemann B., Kulig M., Bergmann R. & Wahn U.: Development of latex allergy in children up to 5 years of age--a retrospective analysis of risk factors. Pediatr Allergy Immu: 9(1) 36-9, 1998
  • Niggemann B., Leupold W., Schuster A., Schuster R., v. Berg A., Grubl A., v. d.-Hardt H., Eibl M.M. & Wahn U.: Prospective, double-blind, placebo-controlled, multicentre study on the effect of high-dose, intravenous immunoglobulin in children and adolescents with severe bronchial asthma. Clin Exp Allergy: 28(2) 205-10, 1998
  • Niggemann B., Paul K., Keitzer R. & Wahn U.: Vocal cord dysfunction in three children--misdiagnosis of bronchial asthma? Pediatr Allergy Immu: 9(2) 97-100, 1998
  • Paul K., Klettke U. & Wahn U.: The combined influence of immunotherapy and mite allergen reduction on bronchial hyperresponsiveness in mite-sensitive asthmatic children. Eur J Pediatr: 157(2) 109-13, 1998
  • Staab D., Wenninger K., Gebert N., Rupprath K., Bisson S., Trettin M., Paul K.D., Keller K.M. & Wahn U.: Quality of life in patients with cystic fibrosis and their parents: what is important besides disease severity? [see comments] Thorax: 53(9) 727-31, 1998
  • Wahn U.: Environmental factors facilitating allergic sensitization and atopic manifestation in early childhood Nutr Res: 18 1363-1371, 1998
  • Wahn U., Bergmann R.L. & Nickel R.: Early life markers of atopy and asthma. Clin Exp Allergy: 28 Suppl 1 20-1;discussion 32-6, 1998
  • Wahn U., Paul K. & Klettke-U-and-the-ETAC-Study-Group: Allergic factors associated with the development of asthma and the influence of ceterizine in a double-blind, randomised, placebo controlled trial: First results of ETAC Pediatr Allergy Immu: 9 116-124, 1998
  • Asadullah K., Renz H., Docke W.D., Otterbach H., Wahn U., Kottgen E., Volk H.D. & Sterry W.: Verrucosis of hands and feet in a patient with combined immune deficiency [see comments] J Am Acad Dermatol: 36(5 Pt 2) 850-2, 1997
  • Fegert J.M., Schulz J., Bergmann R., Tacke U., Bergmann K.E. & Wahn U.: [Sleep behavior in the first 3 years of life] Prax Kinderpsychol K: 46(2) 69-91, 1997
  • Graf von der Schulenburg J.M., Greiner W., Klettke U. & Wahn U.: [Economic aspects in treatment of cystic fibrosis with chronic pulmonarypseudomonas infection. Ambulatory intravenous therapy in comparison withinpatient treatment] Med Klin: 92(10) 626-9., 1997
  • Wahn U., Bergmann R., Kulig M., Forster J. & Bauer C.P.: The natural course of sensitisation and atopic disease in infancy and childhood. Pediatr Allergy Immu: 8(10 Suppl) 16-20, 1997
  • Wahn U., Lau S., Bergmann R., Kulig M., Forster J., Bergmann K., Bauer C.P. & Guggenmoos-Holzmann I.: Indoor allergen exposure is a risk factor for sensitization during the first three years of life. J Allergy Clin Immun: 99(6 Pt 1) 763-9, 1997
  • Schauer U., Schmitt M., Muller S., Enssle K., Kurrle R., Sundermann U., Bender A., Wahn U. & Rieger C.H.: Soluble interleukin-4 receptor in atopic children. Int Arch Allergy Imm: 108(2) 175-82, 1995
  • Beyer K., Niggemann B., Schulze S. & Wahn U.: Serum tryptase and urinary 1-methylhistamine as parameters for monitoring oral food challenges in children. Int Arch Allergy Imm: 104(4) 348-51, 1994
  • Eckert K., Schmitt M., Garbin F., Wahn U. & Maurer H.R.: Thymosin alpha 1 effects, in vitro, on lymphokine-activated killer cells from patients with primary immunodeficiencies: preliminary results. Int J Immunopharmaco: 16(12) 1019-25, 1994
  • Lichey J., Zuberbier T., Luck W., Lau S. & Wahn U.: Influence of glycosphingolipids on the release of histamine and sulfidopeptide leukotrienes from human basophils. Int Arch Allergy Imm: 103(3) 252-9, 1994
  • Schoenfeld N., Schmolke B., Schmitt M., Remy N., Ellensohn P., Wahn U. & Loddenkemper R.: Specification and quantitation of circulating immune complexes in the serum of patients with active pulmonary sarcoidosis. Thorax: 49(7) 688-91, 1994