Publications

1999

Adlkofer,F., Scherer,G., and Heller,W.D. (1999) Leserbrief zum Beitrag "Gesundheitliche Risiken - Passivrauchen, Bewertung der epidemiologischen Daten", UFP 4 (1) 28-42 (1999). Umweltmedizin in Forschung und Praxis, 4, 256-258.

 

Frank,S., Renner,T., Ruppert,T., and Scherer,G. (1999) Determination of albumin adducts of (+)-anti-benzo[a]pyrene-diol-epoxide an HPLC column switching technique for sample preparation and GC-NCI-MS for the final detection. Polycyclic Aromatic Compounds, 17, 135-144.

 

Garganta,F., Krause,G., and Scherer,G. (1999) Assessment of oxidative and nitrosamine-induced mutagenicity in a base substituion-specific lacZ reversion assay. Environmental and Molecular Mutagenesis, 125, S.

 

Garganta,F., Krause,G., and Scherer,G. (1999) Base-substitution profiles of externally activated polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and aromatic amines determined in a lacZ reversion assay. Environmental and Molecular Mutagenesis, 33, 75-85.

 

Heller,W.D., Scherer,G., and Adlkofer,F. (1999) On misclassification of smoking. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 52, 92-93.

 

Krause,G., Garganta,F., and Scherer,G. (1999) Mutational specificity of some environmental mutagens. Journal of Cancer Research and Clinical Oncology, 125, 62.

 

Krause,G., Garganta,F., Vrieling,H., and Scherer,G. (1999) Spontaneous and chemically induced point mutations in hprt cDNA of the metabolically competent human lymphoblastoid cell line, MCL-5. Mutation Research, 431, 417-428.

 

Meger,M., Meger-Kossien,I., Riedel,K., and Scherer,G. (1999) Occurrence of volatile N-nitrosamines in indoor environments.; Raw,G. (ed.) Indoor Air 99. Construction Research Communications Ltd., London, pp 428-33.

 

Renner,T., Baer-Koetzle,M., and Scherer,G. (1999) Determination of sorbic acid in urine by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry. Journal of Chromatography A, 847, 127-133.

 

Scherer,G., Meger-Kossien,I., Riedel,K., Renner,T., and Meger,M. (1999) Assessment of the exposure of children to environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) by different methods. Human and Experimental Toxicology, 18, 297-301.

 

Scherer,G. (1999) Smoking behaviour and compensation: a review of the literature. Psychopharmacology, 145, 1-20

 

Scherer,G. and Adlkofer,F. (1999) Tabakrauch in der Raumluft - Erfassung der Schadstoffbelastung durch Passivrauchen zur Bewertung des gesundheitlichen Risikos. Gefahrstoffe - Reinhaltung der Luft, 59, 435-443.

 

Steuerer,A., Rosenbaum,P., Heller,W.D., Scherer,G., Sennewald,E., Funk,B., and Schmidt,W. (1999) Einfluß des Rauchverhaltens und der antioxidativen Vitaminkonzentrationen von Schwangeren auf das Geburtsgewicht von Neugeborenen. Zeitschrift für Geburtshilfe und Neonatologie, 203, 110-114.

 

Wolz, L., Krause, G., Garganta, F., and Scherer, G. Assessing chemically induced DNA damage in the human lymphoblastoid cell line MCL-5 by alkaline single cell gel electrophoresis. Poster P-Vc-15, 29th Annual Meeting of EEMS, Copenhagen, Denmark, July 4-9, 1999. Pharmacology and Toxicology.  1999.

1998

Branner,B., Kutzer,C., Zwickenpflug,W., Scherer,G., Heller,W.D., and Richter,E. (1998) Haemoglobin adducts from aromatic amines and tobacco-specific nitrosamines in pregnant smoking and nonsmoking women. Biomarkers, 3, 35-47.

 

Frank,S., Renner,T., Ruppert,T., and Scherer,G. (1998) Determination of albumin adducts of (+)-anti-benzo[a]pyrene-diol-epoxide using an high-performance liquid chromatographic column switching technique for sample preparation and gas chromatography-mass spectrometry for the final detection. Journal of Chromatography, 713, 331-337.

 

Garganta,F., Krause,G., and Scherer,G. (1998) Rapid characterization of mutations in amplified human hprt cDNA by polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis. Mutation Research, 406, 33-43.

 

Heller,W.D., Scherer,G., Sennewald,E., and Adlkofer,F. (1998) Misclassification of smoking in a follow-up population study in Southern Germany. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 51, 211-218.

 

Krause,G., Garganta,F., Kosytorz,P., and Scherer,G. (1998) Genotyping metabolic polymorphisms in a cohort of Caucasians and SSCP-analysis of point mutations in human hprt exons 7 and 8. Electrophoresis, 19, 2380-2388.

 

Scherer,G. and Heller,W.D. (1998) Passive smoking and lung cancer. Risk extrapolation overestimates risk. British Medical Journal, 317, 347.

 

Scherer,G., Renner,T., and Meger,M. (1998) Analysis and evaluation of trans,trans-muconic acid as a biomarker for benzene exposure. Journal of Chromatography, 717, 179-199.

 

Smith,C.J., Morgan,W.T., Doolittle,D.J., Fischer,T.H., Ruppert,T., and Scherer,G. (1998) Urinary prostacyclin in nonsmokers living with smokers. Inhalation Toxicology, 10, 431-441.

 

Tröbs,M., Renner,T., and Scherer,G. (1998) An improved high-performance liquid chromatography method for the determination of homocysteine in human plasma. Chromatographia, 48, 506-510.

1997

Balabanova,S., Rösing,F.W., Bühler,G., Schoetz,W., Scherer,G., and Rosenthal,J. (1997) Nicotine and cotinine in prehistoric and recent bones from Africa and Europe and the origin of these alkaloids. HOMO, 48, 72-77.

 

Daube,H., Scherer,G., Riedel,K., Ruppert,T., Tricker,A.R., Rosenbaum,P., and Adlkofer,F. (1997) DNA adducts in human placenta in relation to tobacco smoke exposure and plasma antioxidant status. Journal of Cancer Research and Clinical Oncology, 123, 141-151.

 

Eskinja,M., Lamprecht,G., Scherer,G., and Schmid,E.R. (1997) Assay of S-ethyl-N-acetyl-1-cysteine in urine by high-performance liquid chromatography using post-column reaction detection. Journal of Chromatography, 704, 159-165.

 

Garganta,F., Scherer,G., and Krause,G. (1997) Profiles of chemically induced nucleotide substitutions obtained by reversion of lacZ point mutations in a set of Escherichi coli tester strains. Mutation Research, 379, S82.

 

Krause,G., Garganta,F., Vrieling,H., and Scherer,G. (1997) Induction and selection of hprt-mutations in human lymphoblastoid cell lines and analysis of point mutations at the cDNA-level. Mutation Research, 379, S79.

 

Ruppert,T., Scherer,G., Tricker,A.R., and Adlkofer,F. (1997) trans, trans-muconic acid as a biomarker of non-occupational environmental exposure to benzene. International Archives of Occupational and Environmental Health, 69, 247-251.

 

Scherer,G. and Klus,H. (1997) Cigarette smoking and compensation: An evaluation of the literature. Recent Advances in Tobacco Smoke, 23, 197-245.

 

Scherer,G. and Richter,E. (1997) Biomonitoring exposure to environmental tobacco smoke (ETS): A critical reappraisal. Human and Experimental Toxicology, 16, 449-459.

1996

Balabanova,S., Wei,B., Rösing,F., Bühler,G., Scherer,G., Mayerhöfer,C., Chen,Z., Zhang,W., and Rosenthal,J. (1996) Nachweis von Nicotin in prähistorischen Skelettresten aus Süd-China. Anthrop.Anz., 54, 341-353.

 

Dietrich,M., Meger,M., Meger-Kossien,I., Scherer,G., Tricker,A.R., and Adlkofer,F. (1996) Exposure to N-nitrosamines in a rubber processing factory. European Journal of Cancer Prevention, 5 (Suppl.1), 156.

 

Meger,M., Meger-Kossien,I., Dietrich,M., Tricker,A.R., Scherer,G., and Adlkofer,F. (1996) Metabolites of 4-(N-methylnitrosamino)-1-(3-pyridyl)-1-butanone in urine of smokers. European Journal of Cancer Prevention, 5 (Supp. 1), 121-124.

 

Meger,M., Meger-Kossien,I., Dietrich,M., Scherer,G., Adlkofer,F., and Tricker,A.R. (1996) Metabolites of 4-(N-methylnitrosamino)-1-(3-pyridyl)-1-butanone in urine of smokers. European Journal of Cancer Prevention, 5 (Suppl.1), 155.

 

Riedel,K., Ruppert,T., Conze,C., Scherer,G., and Adlkofer,F. (1996) Determination of benzene and alkylated benzenes in ambient and exhaled air by microwave desorption coupled with gas chromatography-mass spectrometry. Journal of Chromatography, 719, 383-389.

 

Riedel,K., Ruppert,T., Scherer,G., Conze,C., and Adlkofer,F. (1996) Determination of benzene and alkylated benzenes in ambient and exhaled air by microwave desorption coupled with gas chromatography-mass spectrometry. Journal of Chromatography, 719, 383-389.

 

Scherer,G., Doolittle,D.J., Ruppert,T., Meger-Kossien,I., Riedel,K., Tricker,A.R., and Adlkofer,F. (1996) Urinary mutagenicity and thioethers in nonsmokers: Role of environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) and diet. Mutation Research, 368, 195-204.

1995

Adlkofer,F., Ruppert,T., Scherer,G., and Tricker,A.R. (1995) Significance of exposure to benzene through environmental tobacco smoke. Advances in Occupational Medicine and Rehabilitation, 1, 19-25.

 

Balabanova,S., Schneider,H., Teschler-Nicola,M., and Scherer,G. (1995) Detection of nicotine in ancient european populations. Journal of Oral Pathology & Medicine, 7, 43-50.

 

Conze, C., Scherer, G., Tricker, A. R., and Adlkofer, F. The influence of orally resorbed nicotine on smoking behaviour. 1st Annual Scientific Conference of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco (SRNT), March 24-25, 1995, San Diego, USA.  1995.
Ref Type: Conference Proceeding

 

Eberhardt,H.J. and Scherer,G. (1995) Human smoking behaviour in comparison with machine smoking methods: A summary of the five papers presented at the 1995 meeting of the CORESTA smoke and technology groups in Vienna. Beiträge zur Tabakforschung International, 16, 131-156.

 

Holz,O., Scherer,G., Brodtmeier,S., Koops,F., Warncke,K., Krause,T., Austen,A., Angerer,J., Tricker,A.R., Adlkofer,F., and Rüdiger,H.W. (1995) Determination of low-level exposure to volatile aromatic hydrocarbons and genotoxic effects in workers at a styrene plant. Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 52, 420-428.

 

Li,X.Y., Heller,W.D., Koenig,W., Gostomzyk,J., Ruppert,T., Scherer,G., and Adlkofer,F. (1995) Lipoprotein(a) plasma concentrations and plaque formation in the carotid and femoral arteries in a representative population sample.; Koenig,W. (ed.) Progression and Regression of Atherosclerosis. Blackwell Wissenschaft, Wien, pp 135-8.

 

Richter,E., Branner,B., Kutzer,C., Donhärl,A.M.E., Scherer,G., Tricker,A.R., and Heller,W.D. (1995) Comparison of biomarkers for exposure to environmental tobacco smoke: Cotinine and haemoglobin adducts from aromatic amines and tobacco-specific nitrosamines in pregnant smoking and nonsmoking women.; Maroni,M. (ed.) healthy buildings '95 an international conference on healthy buildings in mild climate. healthy buildings '95, Milano, pp 599-604.

 

Ruppert,T., Scherer,G., Tricker,A.R., Rauscher,D., and Adlkofer,F. (1995) Determination of urinary trans,trans-muconic acid by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry. Journal of Chromatography B, 666, 71-76.

 

Scherer,G., Ruppert,T., Kossien,I., Riedel,K., Tricker,A.R., and Adlkofer,F. (1995) Assessment of the exposure to environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) of nonsmokers from smoking and nonsmoking homes. 2; Maroni,M. (ed.) Healthy Buildings '95 an International Conference on Healthy Buildings in Mild Climate. Healthy Buildings '95, Milano, pp 611-6.

 

Scherer,G., Ruppert,T., Daube,H., Kossien,I., Riedel,K., Tricker,A.R., and Adlkofer,F. (1995) Contribution of tobacco smoke to environmental benzene exposure in Germany. Environment International, 21, 779-789.