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

Head of Unit, Group Leader, Head of Department

Genetic Epidemiology of Non-Communicable Diseases

Nguyen T.T.N, Schindler C, Dien T.M, Probst-Hensch N, Perez L, Künzli N. Acute effects of ambient air pollution on lower respiratory infections in Hanoi children: an eight-year time series study. Environ Int. 2018;110:139-148. DOI: 10.1016/j.envint.2017.10.024

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

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

Valkonen M et al. Microbial characteristics in homes of asthmatic and non-asthmatic adults in the ECRHS cohort. Indoor Air. 2018;28:16-27. DOI: 10.1111/ina.12427

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

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

Gorski M et al. 1000 Genomes-based meta-analysis identifies 10 novel loci for kidney function. Sci Rep. 2017;7:45040. DOI: 10.1038/srep45040

Htun N.S.N, Probst-Hensch N, Daubenberger C, Odermatt P. A systematic review of the diseases interaction between helminthic infections and diabetic mellitus. Ann Glob Health, 2017;83(1):84. DOI: 10.1016/j.aogh.2017.03.185

Ekström M et al. Absolute values of lung function explain the sex difference in breathlessness in the general population. Eur Respir J. 2017;49(5):1602047. DOI: 10.1183/13993003.02047-2016

Vonk J.M et al. Adult onset asthma and interaction between genes and active tobacco smoking: the GABRIEL consortium. PLoS One. 2017;12(3):e0172716. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0172716