Nicole Probst-Hensch, Professor, PhD (Pharmacy and Epidemiology), MPH

Head of Department, Group Leader, Head of Unit

Genetic Epidemiology of Non-Communicable Diseases

Australian Asthma Genetics Consortium Collaborators et al. Multiancestry association study identifies new asthma risk loci that colocalize with immune-cell enhancer marks. Nat Genet. 2018;50(1):42-53. (AAGC). DOI: 10.1038/s41588-017-0014-7

Chernet A et al. Spectrum of infectious diseases among newly arrived Eritrean refugees in Switzerland: a cross-sectional study. Int J Public Health. 2018;63(2):233-239. DOI: 10.1007/s00038-017-1034-x

Curjuric I et al. Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency: from the lung to the heart?. Atherosclerosis. 2018;270:166-172

Dratva J et al. Is there a gender-specific association between asthma and carotid intima media thickness in Swiss adolescents?. Eur J Pediatr. 2018(in press). DOI: 10.1007/s00431-018-3107-0

Fuertes E et al. Leisure-time vigorous physical activity is associated with better lung function: the prospective ECRHS study. Thorax. 2018(in press). DOI: 10.1136/thoraxjnl-2017-210947

Gulliver J et al. Land use regression models for the oxidative potential of fine particles (PM2.5) in five European areas. Environ Res. 2018;160:247-255. DOI: 10.1016/j.envres.2017.10.002

Héritier H et al. Diurnal variability of transportation noise exposure and cardiovascular mortality: a nationwide cohort study from Switzerland. Int J Hyg Environ Health. 2018(in press). DOI: 10.1016/j.ijheh.2018.02.005

Herrmann C, Vounatsou P, Thürlimann B, Probst-Hensch N, Rothermundt C, Ess S. Impact of mammography screening programmes on breast cancer mortality in Switzerland, a country with different regional screening policies. BMJ Open. 2018;8(3):e017806. DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-017806

Htun N.S.N et al. Association between gastrointestinal tract infections and glycated hemoglobin in school children of poor neighborhoods in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2018;12(3):e0006332. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0006332

Jarvis D et al. Prevalence of asthma-like symptoms with ageing. Thorax. 2018;73:37-48. DOI: 10.1136/thoraxjnl-2016-209596

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