Publications of Tamara Schikowski's group


Dragano N, Reuter M, Peters A, Engels M, Schmidt B, Greiser KH, Bohn B, Riedel-Heller S, Karch A, Mikolajczyk R, Krause G, Lang O, Panreck L, Rietschel M, Brenner H, Fischer B, Franzke CW, Gastell S, Holleczek B, Jöckel KH, Kaaks R, Keil T, Kluttig A, Kuss O, Legath N, Leitzmann M, Lieb W, Meinke-Franze C, Michels KB, Obi N, Pischon T, Feinkohl I, Rospleszcz S, Schikowski T, Schulze MB, Stang A, Völzke H, Willich SN, Wirkner K, Zeeb H, Ahrens W, Berger K: Increase in mental disorders during the COVID-19 Pandemic-The role of occupational and financial strains. Dtsch Arztebl Int 119(11): 179-187, 2022. doi: 10.3238/arztebl.m2022.0133

Zhao T, Markevych I, Standl M, Lyu Z, Schikowski T, Berdel D, Koletzko S, von Berg A, Heinrich J: Ambient ozone exposure and bone turnover markers in children: Results from the GINIplus and LISA birth cohorts. Environ Res 214(Pt 1): 113784, 2022. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2022.113784

Kress S, Kilanowski A, Wigmann C, Zhao Q, Zhao T, Abramson MJ, Gappa M, Standl M, Unfried K, Schikowski T: Airway inflammation in adolescents and elderly women: Chronic air pollution exposure and polygenic susceptibility. Sci Total Environ 841: 156655, 2022. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2022.156655

Greimel E, Adams L, Zsigo C, Berdel D, von Berg A, Koletzko S, Bauer CP, Schikowski T, Herberth G, Heinrich J, Schulte-Körne G, Standl M: Psychopathological symptoms as precursors of depressive symptoms in adolescence: a prospective analysis of the GINIplus and LISA birth cohort studies. Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 2022. doi: 10.1007/s00127-022-02267-1

Lau M, Wigmann C, Kress S, Schikowski T, Schwender H: Evaluation of tree-based statistical learning methods for constructing genetic risk scores. BMC Bioinformatics 23(1): 97, 2022. doi: 10.1186/s12859-022-04634-w

Marb A, Libuda L, Standl M, Koletzko S, Bauer CP, Schikowski T, Berdel D, von Berg A, Herberth G, Bühlmeier J, Harris CP: Obesogenic eating behaviour and dietary intake in German children and adolescents: results from the GINIplus and LISA birth cohort studies. Eur J Clin Nutr 2022. doi: 10.1038/s41430-022-01125-2

Markevych I, Astell-Burt T, Altug H, Triebner K, Standl M, Flexeder C, Heinrich J, Schikowski T, Koletzko S, Herberth G, Bauer CP, von Berg A, Berdel D, Feng X: Residential green space and age at menarche in German and Australian adolescent girls: A longitudinal study. Int J Hyg Environ Health 240: 113917, 2022. doi: 10.1016/j.ijheh.2021.113917


Areal AT, Zhao Q, Wigmann C, Schneider A, Schikowski T: The effect of air pollution when modified by temperature on respiratory health outcomes: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Sci Total Environ 811: 152336, 2022. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.152336

He Y, Jiang Y, Yang Y, Xu J, Zhang Y, Wang Q, Shen H, Zhang Y, Yan D, Peng Z, Liu C, Wang W, Schikowski T, Li H, Yan B, Ji JS, Chen A, van Donkelaar A, Martin R, Chen R, Kan H, Cai J, Ma X: Composition of fine particulate matter and risk of preterm birth: A nationwide birth cohort study in 336 Chinese cities. J Hazard Mater 425: 127645, 2022. doi: 10.1016/j.jhazmat.2021.127645

Tigges J, Schikowski T, Fritsche E: Environmental exposures impact the nervous system in a life stage-specific manner. Neuroforum 27(4): 201-212, 2021. doi: 10.1515/nf-2021-0021

Berger K, Riedel-Heller S, Pabst A, Rietschel M, Richter D; NAKO-Konsortium: Einsamkeit während der ersten Welle der SARS-CoV-2-Pandemie – Ergebnisse der NAKO-Gesundheitsstudie [Loneliness during the first wave of the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic-results of the German National Cohort (NAKO)] Bundesgesundheitsblatt-Gesund 64(9): 1157-1164, 2021. doi: 10.1007/s00103-021-03393-y

Lanzinger S, Altug H, Schikowski T, Khodaverdi S, Rosenbauer J, Rathmann W, Praedicow K, Schönau E, Holl RW; DPV initiative: Longitudinal relationship of particulate matter and metabolic control and severe hypoglycaemia in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes. Environ Res 203: 111859, 2022. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2021.111859

Uekoetter K, Ebert N, Stoffels A, Wigmann C, Schikowski T: Validation of the TeleForm scan workflow in the GNC health study on the example of the questionnaire on physical activity. GMS Med Inform Biom Epidemiol 17(1): Doc03, 2021. doi: 10.3205/mibe000217

Luger T, Amagai M, Dreno B, Dagnelie MA, Liao W, Kabashima K, Schikowski T, Proksch E, Elias PM, Simon M, Simpson E, Grinich E, Schmuth M: Atopic dermatitis: Role of the skin barrier, environment, microbiome, and therapeutic agents. J Dermatol Sci 102(3): 142-157, 2021. doi: 10.1016/j.jdermsci.2021.04.007

Zhao T, Triebner K, Markevych I, Standl M, Altug H, de Hoogh K, Schikowski T, Berdel D, Koletzko S, Bauer CP, von Berg A, Nowak D, Heinrich J: Outdoor air pollution and hormone-assessed pubertal development in children: Results from the GINIplus and LISA birth cohorts. Environ Int 152: 106476, 2021. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2021.106476

Dalecká A, Wigmann C, Kress S, Altug H, Jiřík V, Heinrich J, Abramson MJ, Schikowski T: The mediating role of lung function on air pollution-induced cardiopulmonary mortality in elderly women: The SALIA cohort study with 22-year mortality follow-up. Int J Hyg Environ Health 233: 113705, 2021. doi: 10.1016/j.ijheh.2021.113705

Zhao Q, Wigmann C, Areal AT, Altug H, Schikowski T: Effect of non-optimum ambient temperature on cognitive function of elderly women in Germany. Environ Pollut 285: 117474, 2021. doi: 10.1016/j.envpol.2021.117474

Haghighi MM, Wright CY, Ayer J, Urban MF, Pham MD, Boeckmann M, Areal A, Wernecke B, Swift CP, Robinson M, Hetem RS, Chersich MF, Climate Change And Heat-Health Study Group: Impacts of high environmental temperatures on congenital anomalies: A systematic review. Int J Environ Res Public Health 18(9): 4910, 2021. doi: 10.3390/ijerph18094910

Annesi-Maesano I, Forastiere F, Balmes J, Garcia E, Harkema J, Holgate S, Kelly F, Khreis H, Hoffmann B, Maesano CN, McConnell R, Peden D, Pinkerton K, Schikowski T, Thurston G, Van Winkle LS, Carlsten C: The clear and persistent impact of air pollution on chronic respiratory diseases: a call for interventions. Eur Respir J 57(3): 2002981, 2021. doi: 10.1183/13993003.02981-2020

Zhao Q, Kress S, Markevych I, Berdel D, von Berg A, Gappa M, Koletzko S, Bauer CP, Schulz H, Standl M, Heinrich J, Schikowski T: Long-term air pollution exposure under European Union limits and adolescents' lung function: Modifying effect of abnormal weight in the GINIplus and LISA birth cohorts. Chest 160(1): 249-258, 2021. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2021.02.007

Krutmann J, Schikowski T, Morita A, Berneburg M: Environmentally-induced (extrinsic) skin aging: Exposomal factors and underlying mechanisms. J Invest Dermatol 141(4S): 1096-1103, 2021. doi: 10.1016/j.jid.2020.12.011

Neale RE, Barnes PW, Robson TM, Neale PJ, Williamson CE, Zepp RG, Wilson SR, Madronich S, Andrady AL, Heikkilä AM, Bernhard GH, Bais AF, Aucamp PJ, Banaszak AT, Bornman JF, Bruckman LS, Byrne SN, Foereid B, Häder DP, Hollestein LM, Hou WC, Hylander S, Jansen MAK, Klekociuk AR, Liley JB, Longstreth J, Lucas RM, Martinez-Abaigar J, McNeill K, Olsen CM, Pandey KK, Rhodes LE, Robinson SA, Rose KC, Schikowski T, Solomon KR, Sulzberger B, Ukpebor JE, Wang QW, Wängberg SÅ, White CC, Yazar S, Young AR, Young PJ, Zhu L, Zhu M: Environmental effects of stratospheric ozone depletion, UV radiation, and interactions with climate change: UNEP Environmental Effects Assessment Panel, Update 2020. Photochem Photobiol Sci 20(1): 1-67, 2021. doi: 10.1007/s43630-020-00001-x

Tham R, Schikowski T: The role of traffic-related air pollution on neurodegenerative diseases in older people: An epidemiological perspective. J Alzheimers Dis 79(3): 949-959, 2021. doi: 10.3233/JAD-200813

Gappa M, Filipiak-Pittroff B, Libuda L, von Berg A, Koletzko S, Bauer CP, Heinrich J, Schikowski T, Berdel D, Standl M: Long-term effects of hydrolyzed formulae on atopic diseases in the GINI study. Allergy 76(6): 1903-1907, 2021. doi: 10.1111/all.14709

Lambert KA, Markevych I, Yang B-Y, Bauer C-P, Berdel D, von Berg A, Bergmann K-C, Lodge C, Koletzko S, Prendergast LA, Schikowski T, Schulz H, Werchan M, Heinrich J, Standl M, Erbas B: Association of early life and acute pollen exposure with lung function and exhaled nitric oxide (FeNO). A prospective study up to adolescence in the GINIplus and LISA cohort. Sci Total Environ 763: 143006, 2021. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.143006

Mekic S, Wigmann C, Gunn DA, Kayser M, Jacobs LC, Schikowski T, Nijsten T, Pardo LM: Genetics of facial telangiectasia in the Rotterdam study; a genome-wide association study and candidate gene approach. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 35(3): 749-754, 2021. doi: 10.1111/jdv.17014

Melén E, Standl M, Gehring U, Altug H, Antó JM, Berdel D, Bergström A, Bousquet J, Heinrich J, Koppelman GH, Kull I, Lupinek C, Markevych I, Schikowski T, Thiering E, Valenta R, van Hage M, von Berg A, Vonk JM, Wickman M, Wijga A, Gruzieva O: Air pollution and IgE sensitization in 4 European birth cohorts - the MeDALL project. J Allergy Clin Immunol 47(2): 713-722, 2021. doi: 10.1016/j.jaci.2020.08.030

Zhao Q, Kress S, Markevych I, Berdel D, von Berg A, Gappa M, Koletzko S, Bauer CP, Schulz H, Standl M, Heinrich J, Schikowski T: Air pollution during infancy and lung function development into adolescence: The GINIplus/LISA birth cohorts study. Environ Int 146: 106195, 2021. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2020.106195


Peters A, Rospleszcz S, Greiser KH, Dallavalle M, Berger K; Complete list of authors available under: Collaborators. The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on self-reported health. Dtsch Arztebl Int 117(50): 861-867, 2020. doi: 10.3238/arztebl.2020.0861

Alkotob SS, Cannedy C, Harter K, Movassagh H, Paudel B, Prunicki M, Sampath V, Schikowski T, Smith E, Zhao Q, Traidl-Hoffmann C, Nadeau KC: Advances and novel developments in environmental influences on the development of atopic diseases. Allergy 75(12): 3077-3086, 2020. doi: 10.1111/all.14624

Samoli E, Rodopoulou S, Schneider A, Morawska L, Stafoggia M, Renzi M, Breitner S, Lanki T, Pickford R, Schikowski T, Okokon E, Zhang S, Zhao Q, Peters A: Meta-analysis on short-term exposure to ambient ultrafine particles and respiratory morbidity. Eur Respir Rev 29(158): 200116, 2020. doi: 10.1183/16000617.0116-2020

Pemp D, Geppert LN, Wigmann C, Kleider C, Hauptstein R, Schmalbach K, Ickstadt K, Esch HL, Lehmann L: Influence of breast cancer risk factors and intramammary biotransformation on estrogen homeostasis in the human breast. Arch Toxicol 94(9): 3013-3025, 2020. doi: 10.1007/s00204-020-02807-1

Feng X, Flexeder C, Markevych I, Standl M, Heinrich J, Schikowski T, Koletzko S, Herberth G, Bauer CP, von Berg A, Berdel D, Astell-Burt T: Impact of residential green space on sleep quality and sufficiency in children and adolescents residing in Australia and Germany. Int J Environ Res Public Health 17(13): 4894, 2020. doi: 10.3390/ijerph17134894

von Mikecz A, Schikowski T: Effects of airborne nanoparticles on the nervous system: amyloid protein aggregation, neurodegeneration and neurodegenerative diseases. Nanomaterials 10(7): 1349, 2020. doi: 10.3390/nano10071349

Negele L, Flexeder C, Koletzko S, Bauer CP, von Berg A, Berdel D, Schikowski T, Standl M, Peters A, Schulz H: Association between objectively assessed physical activity and sleep quality in adolescence. Results from the GINIplus and LISA studies. Sleep Med 72: 65-74, 2020. doi: 10.1016/j.sleep.2020.03.007

Esser C, Hochrath K, Schikowski T, Haarmann-Stemmann T: COVID-19 research: toxicological input urgently needed! Arch Toxicol 94(7): 2547-2548, 2020. doi: 10.1007/s00204-020-02803-5

Bernhard GH, Neale RE, Barnes PW, Neale PJ, Zepp RG, Wilson SR, Andrady AL, Bais AF, McKenzie RL, Aucamp PJ, Young PJ, Liley JB, Lucas RM, Yazar S, Rhodes LE, Byrne SN, Hollestein LM, Olsen CM, Young AR, Robson TM, Bornman JF, Jansen MAK, Robinson SA, Ballaré CL, Williamson CE, Rose KC, Banaszak AT, Häder DP, Hylander S, Wängberg SÅ, Austin AT, Hou WC, Paul ND, Madronich S, Sulzberger B, Solomon KR, Li H, Schikowski T, Longstreth J, Pandey KK, Heikkilä AM, White CC: Environmental effects of stratospheric ozone depletion, UV radiation and interactions with climate change: UNEP Environmental Effects Assessment Panel, update 2019. Photochem Photobiol Sci 19(5): 542-584, 2020. doi: 10.1039/d0pp90011g

Thurston GD, Balmes JR, Garcia E, Gilliland FD, Rice MB, Schikowski T, Van Winkle LS, Annesi-Maesano I, Burchard EG, Carlsten C, Harkema JR, Khreis H, Kleeberger SR, Kodavanti UP, London SJ, McConnell R, Peden DB, Pinkerton KE, Reibman J, White CW: Outdoor air pollution and new-onset airway disease. An official American Thoracic Society workshop report. Ann Am Thorac Soc 17(4): 387-398, 2020. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.202001-046ST

Abramson MJ, Wigmann C, Altug H, Schikowski T: Ambient air pollution is associated with airway inflammation in older women: a nested cross-sectional analysis. BMJ Open Respir Res 7: e000549, 2020. doi: 10.1136/bmjresp-2019-000549

Nimtz L, Hartmann J, Tigges J, Masjosthusmann S, Schmuck M, Keßel E, Theiss S, Köhrer K, Petzsch P, Adjaye J, Wigmann C, Wieczorek D, Hildebrandt B, Bendt F, Hübenthal U, Brockerhoff G, Fritsche E: Characterization and application of electrically active neuronal networks established from human induced pluripotent stem cell-derived neural progenitor cells for neurotoxicity evaluation. Stem Cell Res 45: 101761, 2020. doi: 10.1016/j.scr.2020.101761

Wang Q, Zhao Q, Wang G, Wang B, Zhang Y, Zhang J, Li N, Zhao Y, Qiao H, Li W, Liu X, Liu L, Wang F, Zhang Y, Guo Y: The association between ambient temperature and clinical visits for inflammation-related diseases in rural areas in China. Environ Pollut 261: 114128, 2020. doi: 10.1016/j.envpol.2020.114128

Schikowski T*, Wigmann C*, Fuks KB*, et al.: Blutdruckmessung in der NAKO – methodische Unterschiede, Blutdruckverteilung und Bekanntheit der Hypertonie im Vergleich zu anderen bevölkerungsbezogenen Studien in Deutschland. Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 63(4): 452-464, 2020. doi: 10.1007/s00103-020-03109-8 (* equal contribution)

weitere Beiträge zur NAKO im Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz:

March 2020, issue 3: Die Basiserhebung der NAKO Gesundheitsstudie – Teil I: Erste Ergebnisse zu sozialen und medizinischen Faktoren

April 2020, issue 4: Die Basiserhebung der NAKO Gesundheitsstudie – Teil II: Erste Ergebnisse zu häufigen Volkskrankheiten

Schikowski T, Altug H: The role of air pollution in cognitive impairment and decline. Neurochem Int 136: 104708, 2020. doi: 10.1016/j.neuint.2020.104708

Altuğ H, Fuks KB, Hüls A, Mayer AK, Tham R, Krutmann J, Schikowski T: Air pollution is associated with depressive symptoms in elderly women with cognitive impairment. Environ Int 136: 105448, 2020. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2019.105448

Schikowski T, Hüls A: Air pollution and skin aging. Curr Environ Health Rep 7(1): 58-64, 2020. doi: 10.1007/s40572-020-00262-9

Thyssen JP, Ahluwalia TS, Paternoster L, Ballardini N, Bergström A, Melén E, Chawes B, Stokholm J, Hourihane JO, O'Sullivan DM, Bager P, Maelbye M, Bustamante M, Torrent M, Esplugues A, Duijts L, Hu C, Elbert NJ, Pasmans SGMA, Nijsten TEC, von Berg A, Standl M, Schikowski T, Herberth G, Heinrich J, Lee YA, Marenholz I, Lau S, Curtin JA, Simpson A, Custovic A, Pennell CE, Wang CA, Holt PG, Bisgaard H, Bønnelykke K: Interaction between filaggrin mutations and neonatal cat exposure in atopic dermatitis. Allergy 75(6): 1481-1485, 2020. doi: 10.1111/all.14162

Mekic S, Hamer MA, Wigmann C, Gunn DA, Kayser M, Jacobs LC, Schikowski T, Nijsten T, Pardo LM: Epidemiology and determinants of facial telangiectasia: a cross-sectional study. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 34(4): 821-826, 2020. doi: 10.1111/jdv.15996


Zhao T, Markevych I, Standl M, Schikowski T, Berdel D, Koletzko S, Jörres RA, Nowak D, Heinrich J: Short-term exposure to ambient ozone and inflammatory biomarkers in cross-sectional studies of children and adolescents: Results of the GINIplus and LISA birth cohorts. Environ Pollut 255(Pt 2): 113264, 2019. doi: 10.1016/j.envpol.2019.113264

Liu Y, Gao W, Koellmann C, Le Clerc S, Hüls A, Li B, Peng Q, Wu S, Ding A, Yang Y, Jin L, Krutmann J, Schikowski T, Zagury JF, Wang S: Genome-wide scan identified genetic variants associated with skin aging in a Chinese female population. J Dermatol Sci 96(1): 42-49, 2019. doi: 10.1016/j.jdermsci.2019.08.010

Jorcano A, Lubczyńska MJ, Pierotti L, Altug H, Ballester F, Cesaroni G, El Marroun H, Fernández-Somoano A, Freire C, Hanke W, Hoek G, Ibarluzea J, Iñiguez C, Jansen PW, Lepeule J, Markevych I, Polańska K, Porta D, Schikowski T, Slama R, Standl M, Tardon A, Vrijkotte TGM, von Berg A, Tiemeier H, Sunyer J, Guxens M: Prenatal and postnatal exposure to air pollution and emotional and aggressive symptoms in children from 8 European birth cohorts. Environ Int 2019 131: 104927, 2019. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2019.104927

Harris CP, von Berg A, Berdel D, Bauer CP, Schikowski T, Koletzko S, Heinrich J, Schulz H, Standl M: Dietary saturated fat and low-grade inflammation modified by accelerometer-measured physical activity in adolescence: results from the GINIplus and LISA birth cohorts. BMC Public Health 19(1): 818, 2019. doi: 10.1186/s12889-019-7113-6

Fuks KB, Wigmann C, Altug H, Schikowski T: Road traffic noise at the residence, annoyance, and cognitive function in elderly women. Int J Environ Res Public Health 16(10): 1790, 2019. doi: 10.3390/ijerph16101790

Yang BY, Markevych I, Harris C, Standl M, Schikowski T, Koletzko S, Herberth G, Bauer CP, von Berg A, Berdel D, Dong GH, Heinrich J: High-sensitivity C-reactive protein and allergic endpoints in German adolescents. Int Arch Allergy Immunol 179(2): 152-157, 2019. doi: 10.1159/000497320

Guo Q, Liang F, Tian L, Schikowski T, Liu W, Pan X: Ambient air pollution and the hospital outpatient visits for eczema and dermatitis in Beijing: a time-stratified case-crossover analysis. Environ Sci Process Impacts 21(1): 163-173, 2019. doi: 10.1039/c8em00494c

Hüls A, Sugiri D, Abramson MJ, Hoffmann B, Schwender H, Ickstadt K, Krämer U, Schikowski T: Benefits of improved air quality on aging lungs - Impacts of genetics and obesity. Eur Respir J 53: 1801780, 2019. doi: 10.1183/13993003.01780-2018

Fuks K*, Hüls A*, Sugiri D, Altug H, Vierkötter A, Abramson M, Goebel J, Wagner G, Demuth I, Krutmann J*, Schikowski T*: Tropospheric ozone and skin aging: results from two German cohort studies. Environ Int 124: 139-144, 2019. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2018.12.047 (* equal contribution)

Schikowski T, Krutmann J: Luftverschmutzung (Feinstaub, Stickstoffdioxid) und Hautalterung. Hautarzt 70(3): 158-162, 2019. doi: 10.1007/s00105-018-4338-8 (Leitthema)

Fuks KB, Woodby B, Vallacchi G: Hautschäden durch troposphärisches Ozon. Hautarzt 70(3): 163-168, 2019. doi: 10.1007/s00105-018-4319-y (Leitthema)

Zhao T, Markevych I, Standl M, Schulte-Körne G, Schikowski T, Berdel D, Koletzko S, Bauer CP, von Berg A, Nowak D, Heinrich J: Ambient ozone exposure and depressive symptoms in adolescents: Results of the GINIplus and LISA birth cohorts. Environ Res 170: 73-81, 2019. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2018.12.014

Markevych I, Feng X, Astell-Burt T, Standl M, Sugiri D, Schikowski T, Koletzko S, Herberth G, Bauer CP, von Berg A, Berdel D, Heinrich J: Residential and school greenspace and academic performance: Evidence from the GINIplus and LISA longitudinal studies of German adolescents. Environ Pollut 245: 71-76, 2019. doi: 10.1016/j.envpol.2018.10.053

Hüls A*, Abramson MJ*, Sugiri D, Fuks K, Krämer U, Krutmann J, Schikowski T: Non-atopic eczema in elderly women - Impact of air pollution and genes. J Allergy Clin Immunol 143(1): 378-385.e9, 2019. doi: 10.1016/j.jaci.2018.09.031 (* equal contribution)

Hüls A, Sugiri D, Fuks K, Krutmann J*, Schikowski T*: Lentigines formation in Caucasian women - Interaction between particulate matter and solar UVR. J Invest Dermatol 139(4): 974-976, 2019. doi: 10.1016/j.jid.2018.09.034 (* equal contribution)


Harris CP, von Berg A, Berdel D, Bauer CP, Schikowski T, Koletzko S, Heinrich J, Schulz H, Standl M: Association of dietary fatty acids with blood lipids is modified by physical activity in adolescents: Results from the GINIplus and LISA birth cohort studies. Nutrients 10(10): 1372, 2018. doi: 10.3390/nu10101372

Forns J, Sunyer J, Garcia-Esteban R, Porta D, Ghassabian A, Giorgis-Allemand L, Gong T, Gehring U, Sørensen M, Standl M, Sugiri D, Almqvist C, Andiarena A, Badaloní C, Beelen R, Berdel D, Cesaroni G, Charles M-A, Eriksen KT, Estarlich M, Fernandez MF, Forhan A, Jaddoe VWV, Korek M, Lichtenstein P, Lertxundi A, Lopez-Espinosa MJ, Markevych I, de Nazelle A, Raaschou-Nielsen O, Nieuwenhuijsen M, Pérez-Lobato R, Philippat C, Slama R, Tiesler CM, Verhulst FC, von Berg A, Vrijkotte T, Nybo Andersen AM, Heude B, Krämer U, Heinrich J, Tiemeier H, Forastiere F, Pershagen G, Brunekreef B, Guxens M: Air pollution exposure during pregnancy and symptoms of attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder in children in Europe. Epidemiology 29(5): 618-626, 2018. doi: 10.1097/EDE.0000000000000874

Schnass W, Hüls A, Vierkötter A, Krämer U, Krutmann J, Schikowski T: Traffic-related air pollution and eczema in the elderly: Findings from the SALIA cohort. Int J Hyg Environ Health 221(6): 861-867, 2018. doi: 10.1016/j.ijheh.2018.06.002

Bowatte G, Markevych I, Standl M, Dharmage SC, Koletzko S, Lehmann I, Bauer CP, Schikowski T, von Berg A, Berdel D, Heinrich J: Hygienic behavior and allergic sensitization in German adolescents. Allergy 73(9): 1915-1918, 2018. doi: 10.1111/all.13492

Schneider A, Rückerl R, Standl M, Markevych I, Hoffmann B, Moebus S, Jöckel KH, Weber A, Herr C, Heißenhuber A, Nennstiel-Ratzel U, Heinze S, Schulz C, Kolossa-Gehring M, Niemann H, Gößwald A, Schikowski T, Hüls A, Sugiri D, Peters A: Epidemiologische Studien mit Umweltbezug in Deutschland. Bundesgesundheitsblatt-Gesund 61(6): 697-709, 2018. doi: 10.1007/s00103-018-2740-0

Bühlmeier J, Harris C, Koletzko S, Lehmann I, Bauer CP, Schikowski T, von Berg A, Berdel D, Heinrich J, Hebebrand J, Föcker M, Standl M, Libuda L: Dietary acid load and mental health outcomes in children and adolescents: Results from the GINIplus and LISA birth cohort studies. Nutrients 2018 10(5): E582. doi: 10.3390/nu10050582

Thacher JD, Gehring U, Gruzieva O, Standl M, Pershagen G, Bauer CP, Berdel D, Keller T, Koletzko S, Koppelman GH, Kull I, Lau S, Lehmann I, Maier D, Schikowski T, Wahn U, Wijga AH, Heinrich J, Bousquet J, Anto JM, von Berg A, Melén E, Smit HA, Keil T, Bergström A: Maternal smoking during pregnancy and early childhood and development of asthma and rhinoconjunctivitis - a MeDALL project. Environ Health Perspect 126(4): 047005, 2018. doi: 10.1289/EHP2738

Smith MP, Standl M, Berdel D, von Berg A, Bauer CP, Schikowski T, Koletzko S, Lehmann I, Krämer U, Heinrich J, Schulz H: Handgrip strength is associated with improved spirometry in adolescents. Plos One 13(4): e0194560, 2018. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0194560

Hüls A, Klümper C, MacIntyre EA, Brauer M, Melén E, Bauer M, Berdel D, Bergström A, Brunekreef B, Chan-Yeung M, Fuertes E, Gehring U, Gref A, Heinrich J, Standl M, Lehmann I, Kerkhof M, Koppelman GH, Kozyrskyj AL, Pershagen G, Carlsten C, Krämer U, Schikowski T; TAG Study Group: Atopic dermatitis: Interaction between genetic variants of GSTP1, TNF, TLR2, and TLR4 and air pollution in early life.Pediatr Allergy Immunol 29(6): 596-605, 2018. doi: 10.1111/pai.12903

Heinrich J, Schikowski T: COPD patients as vulnerable subpopulation for exposure to ambient air pollution.Curr Environ Health Rep 5(1): 70-76, 2018. doi: 10.1007/s40572-018-0178-z

Lanzinger S, Rosenbauer J, Sugiri D, Schikowski T, Treiber B, Klee D, Rathmann W, Holl RW: Impact of long-term air pollution exposure on metabolic control in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes: results from the DPV registry. Diabetologia 61(6): 1354-1361, 2018. doi: 10.1007/s00125-018-4580-8

Esser C, Haarmann-Stemmann T, Hochrath K, Schikowski T, Krutmann J: AHR and the issue of immunotoxicity. Curr Opinion Toxicol 10: 91-97, 2018. doi: 10.1016/j.cotox.2018.03.001

Liu W, Pan X, Vierkötter A, Guo Q, Wang X, Wang Q, Seité S, Moyal D, Schikowski T, Krutmann J: A time-series study of the effect of air pollution on outpatient visits for acne vulgaris in Beijing. Skin Pharmacol Physiol 31: 107-113, 2018. doi: 10.1159/000484482

Hüls A, Vierkötter A, Sugiri D, Abramson MJ, Ranft U, Krämer U, Schikowski T: The role of air pollution and lung function on cognitive impairment. Eur Respir J 51: 1701963, 2018. doi: 10.1183/13993003.01963-2017

Tischer C, Dadvand P, Basagana X, Fuertes E, Bergström A, Gruzieva O, Melen E, Berdel D, Heinrich J, Koletzko S, Markevych I, Standl M, Sugiri D, Cirugeda L, Estarlich M, Fernández-Somoano A, Ferrero A, Ibarlueza J, Lertxundi A, Tardón A, Sunyer J, Anto JM: Urban upbringing and childhood respiratory and allergic conditions: A multi-country holistic study. Environ Res 161: 276-283, 2018. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2017.11.013


Hüls A, Krämer U, Carlsten C, Schikowski T, Ickstadt K, Schwender K: Comparison of weighting approaches for genetic risk scores in gene-environment interaction studies. BMC Genetics 18: 115, 2017. doi: 10.1186/s12863-017-0586-3

Uphoff EP, Bird PK, Antó JM, Basterrechea M, von Berg A, Bergström A, Bousquet J, Chatzi L, Fantini MP, Ferrero A, Gehring U, Gori D, Heinrich J, Keil T, Kull I, Lau S, Maier D, Momas I, Narduzzi S, Porta D, Ranciere F, Roumeliotaki T, Schikowski T, Smit HA, Standl M, Sunyer J, Wright J: Variations in the prevalence of childhood asthma and wheeze in MeDALL cohorts in Europe. ERJ Open Res 2017. doi: 10.1183/23120541.00150-2016

Jendrossek M, Standl M, Koletzko S, Lehmann I, Bauer CP, Schikowski T, von Berg A, Berdel D, Heinrich J, Markevych I: Residential air pollution, road traffic, greenness and maternal hypertension: Results from GINIplus and LISAplus. Int J Occup Environ Med 8(3): 131-142, 2017. doi: 10.15171/ijoem.2017.1073

Hellack B, Sugiri D, Schins RPF, Schikowski T, Krämer U, Kuhlbusch TAJ, Hoffmann B: Land use regression modeling of oxidative potential of fine particles, NO2, PM2.5 mass and association to type two diabetes mellitus. Atmos Environ 171: 181-190, 2017. doi: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2017.10.017

Ding A, Yang Y, Zhao Z, Hüls A, Vierkötter A, Yuan Z, Cai J, Zhang J, Gao W, Li J, Zhang M, Matsui M, Krutmann J, Kan H, Schikowski T, Jin L, Wang S: Indoor PM2.5 exposure affects skin aging manifestation in a Chinese population. Sci Rep 7(1): 15329, 2017. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-15295-8

Hüls A, Krämer U, Herder C, Fehsel K, Luckhaus C, Stolz S, Vierkötter A, Schikowski T: Genetic susceptibility for air pollution-induced airway inflammation in the SALIA study. Environ Res 152: 43-50, 2017. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2016.09.028

Hüls A, Schikowski T: Ambient particulate matter and COPD in China: a challenge for respiratory health research. Thorax 72(9): 771-772, 2017. doi: 10.1136/thoraxjnl-2016-209687

Hüls A, Fromke C, Ickstadt K, Hille K, Hering J, von MC, Hartmann M, Kreienbrock L: Antibiotic resistances in livestock: A comparative approach to identify an appropriate regression model for count data. Front Vet Sci 4: 71, 2017. doi: 10.3389/fvets.2017.00071

Hüls A, Ickstadt K, Schikowski T, Krämer U: Detection of gene-environment interactions in the presence of linkage disequilibrium and noise by using genetic risk scores with internal weights from elastic net regression. BMC Genet 18(1): 55, 2017. doi: 10.1186/s12863-017-0519-1

Tzivian L, Jokisch M, Winkler A, Weimar C, Hennig F, Sugiri D, Soppa VJ, Dragano N, Erbel R, Jöckel KH, Moebus S, Hoffmann B; Heinz Nixdorf Recall Study Group: Associations of long-term exposure to air pollution and road traffic noise with cognitive function - An analysis of effect measure modification. Environ Int 103: 30-38, 2017. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2017.03.018

Harris C, Buyken A, Koletzko S, von Berg A, Berdel D, Schikowski T, Koletzko B, Heinrich J, Standl M: Dietary fatty acids and changes in blood lipids during adolescence: The role of substituting nutrient intakes. Nutrients 9(2): 127, 2017. doi: 10.3390/nu9020127

Gao W*, Tan J*, Hüls A*, Ding A, Liu Y, Matsui M, Vierkötter A, Krutmann J#, Schikowski T#, Jin L#, Wang S#: Genetic variants associated with skin aging in Chinese Han population. J Dermatol Sci 86(1): 21-29, 2017. doi: 10.1016/j.jdermsci.2016.12.017 (* equal contribution; # Co-senior authors)

Zhang M, Li B, Wu S, Tan J, Yang Y, Marini A, Vierkötter A, Zhang J, Li H, Schikowski T, Jin L, Krutmann J, Wang S: A genome-wide association study of basal transepidermal water loss finds variants at 9q34.3 to be associated with skin barrier function. J Invest Dermatol 137(4): 979-982, 2017. doi: 10.1016/j.jid.2016.11.030

Standl M, Tesch F, Baurecht H, Rodríguez E, Müller-Nurasyid M, Gieger C, Peters A, Wang-Sattler R, Prehn C, Adamski J, Kronenberg F, Schulz H, Koletzko S, Schikowski T, von Berg A, Lehmann I, Berdel D, Heinrich J, Schmitt J, Weidinger S: Association of atopic dermatitis with cardiovascular risk factors and diseases. J Invest Dermatol 137(5): 1074-1081, 2017. doi: 10.1016/j.jid.2016.11.031

Markevych I, Maier W, Fuertes E, Lehmann I, von Berg A, Bauer CP, Koletzko S, Berdel D, Sugiri D, Standl M, Heinrich J: Neighbourhood greenness and income of occupants in four German areas: GINIplus and LISAplus. Urban For Urban Green 21: 88-95, 2017. doi: 10.1016/j.ufug.2016.11.011


Tzivian L, Dlugaj M, Winkler A, Hennig F, Fuks K, Sugiri D, Schikowski T, Jakobs H, Erbel R, Jockel KH, Moebus S, Hoffmann B, Weimar C, Heinz Nixdorf Recall study Investigative Group: Long-term air pollution and traffic noise exposures and cognitive function: A cross-sectional analysis of the Heinz Nixdorf Recall study. J Toxicol Environ Health A 79(22-23): 1057-1069, 2016. doi: 10.1080/15287394.2016.1219570

Fuertes E, Standl M, Forns J, Berdel D, Garcia-Aymerich J, Markevych I, Schulte-Koerne G, Sugiri D, Schikowski T, Tiesler CM, Heinrich J: Traffic-related air pollution and hyperactivity/inattention, dyslexia and dyscalculia in adolescents of the German GINIplus and LISAplus birth cohorts. Environ Int 97: 85-92, 2016. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2016.10.017

Cinotti E, Perrot JL, Labeille B, Biron AC, Vierkötter A, Heusèle C, Nizard C, Schnebert S, Barthelemy JC, Cambazard F: Skin tumours and skin aging in 209 French elderly people: the PROOF study. Eur J Dermatol 26(5): 470-476, 2016. doi: 10.1684/ejd.2016.2838

Unfried K, Krämer U, Sydlik U, Autengruber A, Bilstein A, Stolz S, Marini A, Schikowski T, Keymel S, Krutmann J: Reduction of neutrophilic lung inflammation by inhalation of the compatible solute ectoine: a randomized trial with elderly individuals. Int J Chronic Obstr Pulm Dis 11(1): 2573-2583, 2016. doi: 10.2147/COPD.S115061

Fehsel K, Schikowski T, Jänner M, Hüls A, Voussoughi M, Schulte T, Vierkötter A, Teichert T, Herder C, Sugiri D, Krämer U, Luckhaus C: Estrogen receptor beta polymorphisms and cognitive performance in women: associations and modifications by genetic and environmental influences. J Neural Transm (Vienna) 123(12): 1369-1379, 2016. doi: 10.1007/s00702-016-1620-8

Markevych I, Standl M, Sugiri D, Harris C, Maier W, Berdel D, Heinrich J: Residential greenness and blood lipids in children: A longitudinal analysis in GINIplus and LISAplus. Short communication. Environ Res 151: 168-173, 2016. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2016.07.037

Hüls A, Krämer U, Gappa M, Müller-Brandes C, Schikowski T, von Berg A, Hoffmann B, Schuster A, Wisbauer M, Flexeder C, Heinrich J, Schulz H, Berdel D: Age dependency of GLI reference values compared with paediatric lung function data in two German studies (GINIplus and LUNOKID). Plos One 11(7): e0159678, 2016. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0159678

Hüls A, Krämer U, Stolz S, Hennig F, Hoffmann B, Ickstadt K, Vierkötter A, Schikowski T: Applicability of the Global Lung Initiative 2012 Reference Values for Spirometry for Longitudinal Data of Elderly Women. Plos One 11(6): e0157569, 2016. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0157569

Vierkötter A*, Hüls A*, Yamamoto A, Stolz S, Krämer U, Matsui MS, Morita A, Wang S, Li Z, Jin L, Krutmann J*, Schikowski T*: Extrinsic skin aging in German, Chinese and Japanese women manifests differently in all three groups depending on ethnic background, age and anatomical site. J Dermatol Sci 83(3): 219-225, 2016. doi: 10.1016/j.jdermsci.2016.05.011 (* equal contribution)

Curjuric I, Imboden M, Bridevaux PO, Gerbase MW, Haun M, Keidel D, Kumar A, Pons M, Rochat T, Schikowski T, Schindler C, von Eckardstein A, Kronenberg F, Probst-Hensch NM: Common SIRT1 variants modify the effect of abdominal adipose tissue on aging-related lung function decline. Age 38(3): 52, 2016. doi: 10.1007/s11357-016-9917-y

Abramson MJ, Schindler C, Schikowski T, Bircher AJ, Burdet L, Gerbase MW, Imboden M, Rochat T, Schmid-Grendelmeier P, Turk AJ, Zemp E, Künzli N, Probst-Hensch N: Rhinitis in Swiss adults is associated with asthma and early life factors, but not second hand tobacco smoke or obesity. Allergol Int 65(2): 192-198, 2016. doi: 10.1016/j.alit.2015.11.004

Hammer-Fomuki E, Mba Okwen P, Ranft U, Gardemann J, Schikowski T: Attitudes of health care professionals towards Mutual Health Organizations: evidence from two regions in the Northwest Province of Cameroon. J Public Health 24(3): 175-183, 2016. doi: 10.1007/2Fs10389-016-0716-9

Ohlwein S, Klümper C, Vossoughi M, Sugiri D, Stolz S, Vierkötter A, Schikowski T, Kara K, Germing A, Quass U, Krämer U, Hoffmann B: Air pollution and diastolic function in elderly women - Results from the SALIA study cohort.Int J Hyg Environ Health 219(4-5): 356-363, 2016. doi: 10.1016/j.ijheh.2016.02.006

Tzivian L, Dlugaj M, Winkler A, Weinmayr G, Hennig F, Fuks KB, Vossoughi M, Schikowski T, Weimar C, Erbel R, Jöckel KH, Moebus S, Hoffmann B, on behalf of the Heinz Nixdorf Recall Study Investigative Group: Long-term air pollution and traffic noise exposures and mild cognitive impairment in older adults: A cross-sectional analysis of the Heinz Nixdorf Recall study. Environ Health Perspect 124(9): 1361-1368, 2016. doi: 10.1289/ehp.1509824

Thiering E, Markevych I, Brüske I, Fuertes E, Kratzsch J, Sugiri D, Hoffmann B, von Berg A, Bauer CP, Koletzko S, Berdel D, Heinrich J: Associations of residential long-term air pollution exposures and satellite-derived greenness with insulin resistance in German adolescents. Environ Health Perspect 124(8): 1291-1298, 2016. doi: 10.1289/ehp.1509967

Lang A, Grether-Beck S, Singh M, Kuck F, Jakob S, Kefalas A, Altinoluk-Hambüchen S, Graffmann N, Schneider M, Lindecke A, Brenden H, Felsner I, Ezzahoini H, Marini A, Weinhold S, Vierkötter A, Tigges J, Schmidt S, Stühler K, Köhrer K, Uhrberg M, Haendeler J, Krutmann J, Piekorz RP: MicroRNA-15b regulates mitochondrial ROS production and the senescence-associated secretory phenotype through sirtuin 4/SIRT4. Aging 8(3): 484-509, 2016. doi: 10.18632/aging.100905

Hüls A, Krämer U, Schuster A, Gappa M, Wisbauer M, Müller-Brandes C, Schikowski T, Hoffmann B, von Berg A, Berdel D: Inclusion of children with airway disease for the development of spirometry reference data. Eur Respir J 47(4): 1290-1292, 2016. doi: 10.1183/13993003.01465-2015

Hüls A*, Vierkötter A*, Gao W*, Krämer U, Yang Y, Ding A, Stolz S, Matsui M, Kan H, Wang S, Jin L*, Krutmann J*, Schikowski T*: Traffic-related air pollution contributes to development of facial lentigines: Further epidemiological evidence from Caucasians and Asians. J Invest Dermatol 136(5): 1053-1056, 2016. doi: 10.1016/j.jid.2015.12.045 (* equal contribution) Commentary by Anne Lynn S. Chang

Krutmann J, Schikowski T, Hüls A, Vierkötter A, Grether-Beck S: Umweltinduzierte (extrinsische) Hautalterung. Der Hautarzt 67(2): 99-102, 2016. doi: 10.1007/s00105-015-3750-6


Randag AC, Graaff R, Dreise MM, Vierkötter A, Werker PMN, Stenekes MW: Body mass index, chronological age and hormonal status are better predictors of biological skin age than arm skin autofluorescence in healthy women who have never smoked. Br J Dermatol 73(5): 1199-1204, 2015. [pubmed]

Hampel R, Peters A, Beelen R, Brunekreef B, Cyrys J, De Faire U, de Hoogh K, Fuks K, Hoffmann B, Hüls A, Imboden M, Jedynska A, Kooter I, Koenig W, Künzli N, Leander K, Magnusson P, Männistö S, Penell J, Pershagen G, Phuleria H, Probst-Hensch N, Pundt N, Schaffner E, Schikowski T, Sugiri D, Tiittanen P, Tsai M-Y, Wang M, Wolf K, Lanki T, for the ESCAPE TRANSPHORM study groups: Long-term effects of elemental composition of particulate matter on inflammatory blood markers in European cohorts. Environ Int 82: 76-84, 2015. [pubmed]

Li M*, Vierkötter A*, Schikowski T*, Hüls A, Ding A, Matsui MS, Deng B, Ma C, Ren A, Zhang J, Tan J, Tan Y, Yang Y, Jin L, Krutmann J*, Li Z*, Wang S*: Epidemiological evidence that indoor air pollution from cooking with solid fuels accelerates skin aging in Chinese women. J Dermatol Sci 79(2): 148-154, 2015. (* equal contribution) [pubmed]

Schikowski T, Vossoughi M, Vierkötter A, Schulte T, Teichert T, Sugiri D, Fehsel K, Tzivian L, Bae IS, Ranft U, Hoffmann B, Probst-Hensch N, Herder C, Krämer U, Luckhaus C: Association of air pollution with cognitive functions and its modification by APOE gene variants in elderly women. Environ Res 142: 10-16, 2015. [pubmed]

Teichert T, Hellwig A, Peßler A, Hellwig M, Vossoughi M, Sugiri D, Vierkötter A, Schulte T, Freund J, Roden M, Hoffmann B, Schikowski T, Luckhaus C, Krämer U, Henle T, Herder C: Association between Advanced Glycation End Products and Impaired Fasting Glucose: Results from the SALIA Study. Plos One 10(5): e0128293, 2015. [pubmed] (open access)

Eze IC, Hemkens LG, Bucher HC, Hoffmann B, Schindler C, Künzli N, Schikowski T, Probst-Hensch NM: Association between Ambient Air Pollution and Diabetes Mellitus in Europe and North America: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Environ Health Perspect 123(5): 381-389, 2015. [pubmed] (open access)

Jacquemin B, Siroux V, Sanchez M, Carsin AE, Schikowski T, Adam M, Bellisario V, Buschka A, Bono R, Brunekreef B, Cai Y, Cirach M, Clavel-Chapelon F, Declercq C, de Marco R, de Nazelle A, Ducret-Stich RE, Ferretti VV, Gerbase MW, Hardy R, Heinrich J, Janson C, Jarvis D, Al Kanaani Z, Keidel D, Kuh D, Le Moual N, Nieuwenhuijsen MJ, Marcon A, Modig L, Pin I, Rochat T, Schindler C, Sugiri D, Stempfelet M, Temam S, Tsai MY, Varraso R, Vienneau D, Vierkötter A, Hansell AL, Krämer U, Probst-Hensch NM, Sunyer J, Künzli N, Kauffmann F: Ambient Air Pollution and Adult Asthma Incidence in Six European Cohorts (ESCAPE). Environ Health Perspect 123(6): 613-621, 2015. [pubmed] (open access)

Vierkötter A, Schikowski T, Sugiri D, Matsui MS, Krämer U, Krutmann J: MMP-1 and -3 Promoter Variants are Indicative of a Common Susceptibility for Skin and Lung Aging: Results from a Cohort of Elderly Women (SALIA). J Invest Dermatol 135(5): 1268-1274, 2015. [pubmed]

Adam M, Schikowski T, Carsin AE, Cai Y, Jacquemin B, Sanchez M, Vierkötter A, Marcon A, Keidel D, Sugiri D, Al Kanani Z, Nadif R, Siroux V, Hardy R, Kuh D, Rochat T, Bridevaux PO, Eeftens M, Tsai MY, Villani S, Phuleria HC, Birk M, Cyrys J, Cirach M, de Nazelle A, Nieuwenhuijsen MJ, Forsberg B, de Hoogh K, Declerq C, Bono R, Piccioni P, Quass U, Heinrich J, Jarvis D, Pin I, Beelen R, Hoek G, Brunekreef B, Schindler C, Sunyer J, Krämer U, Kauffmann F, Hansell AL, Künzli N, Probst-Hensch N: Adult lung function and long-term air pollution exposure. ESCAPE: a multicentre cohort study and meta-analysis. Eur Respir J 45(1): 38-50, 2015. [pubmed] (open access)

Tzivian L, Winkler A, Dlugaj M, Schikowski T, Vossoughi M, Fuks K, Weinmayr G, Hoffmann B: Effect of long-term outdoor air pollution and noise on cognitive and psychological functions in adults. Int J Hyg Environ Health 218(1): 1-11, 2015. [pubmed]


Beelen R, Raaschou-Nielsen O, Stafoggia M, Jovanovic Andersen Z, Weinmayr G, Hoffmann B, Wolf K, Samoli E, Fischer P, Nieuwenhuijsen M, Vineis P, Xun WW, Katsouyanni K, Dimakopoulou K, Oudin A, Forsberg B, Modig L, Havulinna AS, Lanki T, Turunen A, Oftedal B, Nystad W, Nafstad P, De Faire U, Pedersen NL, Östenson CG, Fratiglioni L, Penell J, Korek M, Pershagen G, Eriksen KT, Overvad K, Ellermann T, Eeftens M, Peeters PH, Meliefste K, Wang M, Bueno-de-Mesquita B, Sugiri D, Krämer U, Heinrich J, de Hoogh K, Key T, Peters A, Hampel R, Concin H, Nagel G, Ineichen A, Schaffner E, Probst-Hensch N, Künzli N, Schindler C, Schikowski T, Adam M, Phuleria H, Vilier A, Clavel-Chapelon F, Declercq C, Grioni S, Krogh V, Tsai MY, Ricceri F, Sacerdote C, Galassi C, Migliore E, Ranzi A, Cesaroni G, Badaloni C, Forastiere F, Tamayo I, Amiano P, Dorronsoro M, Katsoulis M, Trichopoulou A, Brunekreef B, Hoek G: Effects of long-term exposure to air pollution on natural-cause mortality: an analysis of 22 European cohorts within the multicentre ESCAPE project. The Lancet 383(9919): 785-795, 2014. [pubmed]

Dimakopoulou K, Samoli E, Beelen R, Stafoggia M, Jovanovic Andersen Z, Hoffmann B, Fischer P, Nieuwenhuijsen M, Vineis P, Xun W, Hoek G, Raaschou-Nielsen O, Oudin A, Forsberg B, Modig L, Jousilahti P, Lanki T, Turunen A, Oftedal B, Nafstad P, Schwarze PE, Penell J, Fratiglioni L, Andersson N, Pedersen N, Korek M, De Faire U, Thorup Eriksen K, Tjønneland A, Becker T, Wang M, Bueno-de-Mesquita B, Tsai MY, Eeftens M, Peeters PH, Meliefste K, Marcon A, Krämer U, Kuhlbusch TA, Vossoughi M, Key T, de Hoogh K, Hampel R, Peters A, Heinrich J, Weinmayr G, Concin H, Nagel G, Ineichen A, Jacquemin B, Stempfelet M, Vilier A, Ricceri F, Sacerdote C, Pedeli X, Katsoulis M, Trichopoulou A, Brunekreef B, Katsouyanni K: Air pollution and non-malignant respiratory mortality in 16 cohorts within the ESCAPE project. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 189(6): 684-696, 2014. [pubmed]

Cai Y, Schikowski T, Adam M, Buschka A, Carsin AE, Jacquemin B, Marcon A, Sanchez M, Vierkötter A, Al-Kanaani Z, Beelen R, Birk M, Brunekreef B, Cirach M, Clavel-Chapelon F, Declercq C, de Hoogh K, de Nazelle A, Ducret-Stich RE, Valeria Ferretti V, Forsberg B, Gerbase MW, Hardy R, Heinrich J, Hoek G, Jarvis D, Keidel D, Kuh D, Nieuwenhuijsen MJ, Ragettli MS, Ranzi A, Rochat T, Schindler C, Sugiri D, Temam S, Tsai MY, Varraso R, Kauffmann F, Krämer U, Sunyer J, Künzli N, Probst-Hensch N, Hansell AL: Cross-sectional associations between air pollution and chronic bronchitis: an ESCAPE meta-analysis across five cohorts. Thorax 69(11): 1005-1014, 2014. [pubmed]

Schikowski T, Mills IC, Anderson HR, Cohen A, Hansell A, Kauffmann F, Krämer U, Marcon A, Perez L, Sunyer J, Probst-Hensch N, Künzli N: Ambient air pollution - a cause for COPD? Eur Respir J 43(1): 250-263, 2014. [pubmed]

Schikowski T, Adam M, Marcon A, Cai Y, Vierkötter A, Carsin AE, Jacquemin B, Al Kanani Z, Beelen R, Birk M, Bridevaux PO, Brunekeef B, Burney P, Cirach M, Cyrys J, de Hoogh K, de Marco R, de Nazelle A, Declercq C, Forsberg B, Hardy R, Heinrich J, Hoek G, Jarvis D, Keidel D, Kuh D, Kuhlbusch T, Migliore E, Mosler G, Nieuwenhuijsen MJ, Phuleria H, Rochat T, Schindler C, Villani S, Tsai MY, Zemp E, Hansell A, Kauffmann F, Sunyer J, Probst-Hensch N, Krämer U, Künzli N: Association of ambient air pollution with the prevalence and incidence of COPD. Eur Respir J 44(3): 614-626, 2014. [pubmed]

Fuks KB, Weinmayr G, Foraster M, Dratva J, Hampel R, Houthuijs D, Oftedal B, Oudin A, Panasevich S, Penell J, Sommar JN, Sørensen M, Tiittanen P, Wolf K, Xun WW, Aguilera I, Basagaña X, Beelen R, Bots ML, Brunekreef B, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Caracciolo B, Cirach M, de Faire U, de Nazelle A, Eeftens M, Elosua R, Erbel R, Forsberg B, Fratiglioni L, Gaspoz JM, Hilding A, Jula A, Korek M, Krämer U, Künzli N, Lanki T, Leander K, Magnusson PK, Marrugat J, Nieuwenhuijsen MJ, Ostenson CG, Pedersen NL, Pershagen G, Phuleria HC, Probst-Hensch NM, Raaschou-Nielsen O, Schaffner E, Schikowski T, Schindler C, Schwarze PE, Søgaard AJ, Sugiri D, Swart WJ, Tsai MY, Turunen AW, Vineis P, Peters A, Hoffmann B: Arterial blood pressure and long-term exposure to traffic-related air pollution: An analysis in the European Study of Cohorts for Air Pollution Effects (ESCAPE). Environ Health Perspect 122(9): 896-905, 2014. [pubmed]

de Hoogh K, Korek M, Vienneau D, Keuken M, Kukkonen J, Nieuwenhuijsen MJ, Badaloni C, Beelen R, Bolignano A, Cesaroni G, Pradas MC, Cyrys J, Douros J, Eeftens M, Forastiere F, Forsberg B, Fuks K, Gehring U, Gryparis A, Gulliver J, Hansell AL, Hoffmann B, Johansson C, Jonkers S, Kangas L, Katsouyanni K, Künzli N, Lanki T, Memmesheimer M, Moussiopoulos N, Modig L, Pershagen G, Probst-Hensch N, Schindler C, Schikowski T, Sugiri D, Teixidó O, Tsai MY, Yli-Tuomi T, Brunekreef B, Hoek G, Bellander T: Comparing land use regression and dispersion modelling to assess residential exposure to ambient air pollution for epidemiological studies. Environ Int 73C: 382-392, 2014. [pubmed]

Eze IC, Schaffner E, Fischer E, Schikowski T, Adam M, Imboden M, Tsai M, Carballo D, von Eckardstein A, Künzli N, Schindler C, Probst-Hensch N: Long-term air pollution exposure and diabetes in a population-based Swiss cohort. Environ Int 70C: 95-105, 2014. [pubmed] (open access)

Teichert T, Vossoughi M, Vierkötter A, Sugiri D, Schikowski T, Hoffmann B, Schulte T, Roden M, Raulf-Heimsoth M, Luckhaus C, Krämer U, Herder C: Investigating the spill-over hypothesis: Analysis of the association between local inflammatory markers in sputum and systemic inflammatory mediators in plasma. Environ Res 134: 24-32, 2014. [pubmed]

Vossoughi M, Schikowski T, Vierkötter A, Sugiri D, Hoffmann B, Teichert T, Herder C, Schulte T, Luckhaus C, Raulf-Heimsoth M, Casjens S, Brüning T, Krämer U: Air pollution and subclinical airway inflammation in the SALIA cohort study. Immunity & Ageing 11(1): 5, 2014. (open access)


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