Hier finden Sie alles über die themenbezogenen wissenschaftlichen Aktivitäten des GPOH-Konsortiums Sichelzellkrankheit seit seiner Gründung im September 2012.




Lobitz S, Cario H: Sichelzellkrankheit. Kinder- und Jugendmedizin 2012:12(5): 314-321


Cario H, Weinstock C, Mayer B, Lobitz S: Grundlagen und Besonderheiten der Transfusionstherapie bei Hämoglobinopathien. Transfusionsmedizin 2013;3(2):92-110.


Lobitz S, Frommel C, Brose A, et al. Incidence of sickle cell disease in an unselected cohort of neonates born in Berlin, Germany. Eur J Hum Genet 2014;22:1051-1053.

Frommel C, Brose A, Klein J, et al. Newborn screening for sickle cell disease: technical and legal aspects of a German pilot study with 38,220 participants. BioMed research international 2014;2014:695828.


Grosse R, Lukacs Z, Cobos PN, et al. The Prevalence of Sickle Cell Disease and Its Implication for Newborn Screening in Germany (Hamburg Metropolitan Area). Pediatr Blood Cancer 2016;63:168-170.

Kunz JB, Awad S, Happich M, et al. Significant prevalence of sickle cell disease in Southwest Germany: results from a birth cohort study indicate the necessity for newborn screening. Ann Hematol 2016;95:397-402

Wunderlich AP, Cario H, Bommer M, et al. MRI-Based Liver Iron Content Determination at 3T in Regularly Transfused Patients by Signal Intensity Ratio Using an Alternative Analysis Approach Based on R2* Theory. Rofo 2016;188:846-852.

Wunderlich AP, Cario H, Juchems MS, et al. Noninvasive MRI-Based Liver Iron Quantification: Methodic Approaches, Practical Applicability and Significance. Rofo 2016;188:1031-1036.


Burkhardt L, Lobitz S, Koustenis E, et al. Cognitive and fine motor deficits in a pediatric sickle cell disease cohort of mixed ethnic origin. Ann Hematol 2017;96:199-213

Kunz JB, Cario H, Grosse R, et al. The epidemiology of sickle cell disease following recent large-scale immigration. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2017 Jul;64(7). doi: 10.1002/pbc.26550. Epub 2017 Apr 6.

Cario H. "Migrantenanämien" oder "Migrationsanämie" - neue Worte für "alte" Erkrankungen. Kinder- und Jugendmedizin 2017;17(2):75-80

Lobitz S. Neugeborenenscreening auf Sichelzellkrankheiten in Deutschland. Kinder- und Jugendmedizin 2017;17(2):82-86


Cario H, Lobitz S. Hämoglobinopathien als Herausforderung der Migrantenmedizin. Monatsschr Kinderheilkd. 2018. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00112-018-0544-9

Lobitz S, Telfer P, Cela E, et al. Newborn screening for sickle cell disease in Europe: recommendations from a Pan-European Consensus Conference. Br J Haematol. 2018 Nov;183(4):648-660. doi: 10.1111/bjh.15600. Epub 2018 Oct 18.


Lobitz S, Klein J, Brose A, et al. Newborn screening by tandem mass spectrometry confirms the high prevalence of sickle cell disease among German newborns. Ann Hematol. 2019 Jan;98(1):47-53. doi: 10.1007/s00277-018-3477-4. Epub 2018 Aug 21.

Daniel Y, Elion J, Allaf B, et al. Newborn Screening for Sickle Cell Disease in Europe. Int J Neonatal Screen. 2019. doi:10.3390/ijns5010015

Curtis K, Lebedev A, Aguirre E, Lobitz S. A Medication Adherence App for Children With Sickle Cell Disease: Qualitative Study. JMIR MHealth Uhealth. 2019 Jun 18;7(6):e8130. doi:10.2196/mHealth.8130.

Cario H, Lobitz S. Was ist neu in der Diagnostik und der Behandlung der Hämoglobinopathien? Dtsch Med Wochenschr. 2019 Jun; 144(11):719-723. doi:10.1055/a-0601-4921


Oevermann L, Zimmermann C, Voigt S, et al. Transmission of chromosomally integrated human herpes virus-6A via haploidentical stem cell transplantation poses a risk for virus reactivation and associated complications. Bone Marrow Transplant. 2020 Jan;55(1):260-264. doi: 10.1038/s41409-019-0530-4. Epub 2019 Apr 15

Kunz JB, Lobitz S, Grosse R, et al. Sickle cell disease in Germany: Results from a national registry. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2020 Apr;67(4):e28130. doi: 10.1002/pbc.28130. Epub 2019 Dec 22.

Kunz JB, Kulozik AE. Gene Therapy of the Hemoglobinopathies. Hemasphere. 2020 Sep 11;4(5):e479. doi:10.1097/HS9.0000000000000479. eCollection 2020 Oct.

Oevermann L, Sodani P. Status quo of allogeneic stem cell transplantation for patients with sickle cell disease using matched unrelated donors. Hematol Oncol Stem Cell Ther. 2020 Jun; 13(2):116-119. doi:10.1016/j.hemonc.2019.12.004


Lobitz S, Kunz JB, Cario H, et al. Introduction of Universal Newborn Screening for Sickle Cell Disease in Germany - A Brief Narrative Review. Int J Neonatal Screen. 2021, 7, 7. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijns7010007

Kunz JB, Schlotmann A, Daubenbüchel A, et al. Benefits of a Disease Management Program for Sickle Cell Disease in Germany 2011-2019: The Increased Use of Hydroxyurea Correlates with a Reduced Frequency of Acute Chest Syndrome. J Clin Med. 2021 Sep 30;10(19):4543. doi:10.3390/jcm10194543

Allard P, Alhaj N, Lobitz S, et al. Genetic modifiers of fetal hemoglobin affect the couse of sickle cell disease in patients treated with hydroxyurea. Haematologica. 2021 Oct 28. doi:10.3324/haematol.2021.278952. Online ahead of print.

Lobitz S, Kunz JB, Cario H, et al. Neugeborenenscreening auf Sichelzellkrankheit. Monatsschr Kinderheilkd. 2021 Jun 15. doi:10.1007/s00112-021-01213-w. Online ahead of print.

Lobitz S, Kunz JB, Cario H., et al. Neugeborenenscreening auf Sichelzellkrankheit in Deutschland. Geburtsh Frauenheilk 2021; 81: 1197-1199. doi:101055/a-1487-4774

Lobitz S, Kunz JB, Cario H, et al. Neugeborenenscreening auf Sichelzellkrankheit. Kinder- und Jugendarzt. 2021(52); 09:600-604

Schoennagel BP, Müllereile K, Tahir E, et al. Insights into diastolic dysfunction analyses using cardiac magnetic resonance imaging: impact of trabeculae and papillary muscles. Insights Imaging. 2021 Nov 3;12(1):159. doi:10.1186/s13244-021-01104-4

Berliner C, Wang ZJ, Singer ST, et al. Anterior Pituitary Volume in Patients with Transfusion Dependent Anemias: Volumentric Approaches and Relation to Pituitary MRI-R2. Clin Neuroradiol. 2021 Oct 28. doi:10.1007/s00062-021-01111-4. Online ahead of print.

de Montalembert M, Voskaridou E, Oevermann L, et al. Real-Life experience with hydroxyurea in patients with sickle cell disease: Results from the prospective ESCORT-HU cohort study. Am J Hematol. 2021 Oct 1;96(10):1223-1231. doi:10.1002/ajh.26286

Kogel F, Hakimeh D, Sodani P, et al. Allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation from sibling and unrelated donors in pediatric patients with sickle cell disease - A single center experience. Pediatr Transplant. 2021 Mar;25(2):e13892. doi:10.1111/petr.13892

El Amouri S, Lobitz S. 11 Monate/m mit Anämie und Fieber. Monatsschr Kinderheilkd (2021). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00112-021-01366-8


Lobitz S. Hämophilie und Sichelzellkrankheit bei Kindern und Jugendlichen. In: Pädiatrische Rheumatologie, 3.Auflage (2022) Springer Verlag, ISSN 2625-3461