U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

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Tel: 301-443-7366
Email: waltermf@niddk.nih.gov

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  • Staff ScientistNIDDK, NIH2007-present
  • Research AssociateAtlanta VA Medical Center2004-2007
  • Research ScientistElucida Research LLC2001-2004
  • Research FellowU.S. Department of Agriculture/Tufts University1997-2001
  • Research FellowMedical College of PA1995-1997
  • Ph.D.Duquesne University1995

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    Mary Walter, Ph.D.

    Director, Clinical Laboratory Core
    • Chemistry/Chemical Biology


    A selection of recent and significant publications can be viewed below.

    Ismail AH, Trué N, Gross T, Eilebrecht B, Walter M, Schlieper G, Eitner F, Floege J, Leonhardt S. Usefulness of Bioimpedance Spectroscopy for detection of Hypotensive Episode during Dialysis. ASAIO J. 2014 May 14; 60 (5):570-5. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Schmidt A, Borgwardt S, Gerber H, Schmid O, Wiesbeck GA, Riecher-Rössler A, Bendfeldt K, Smieskova R, Lang UE, Rubia K, Walter M. Altered prefrontal connectivity after acute heroin administration during cognitive control. Int J Neuropsychopharmacol. 2014 Sep; 17 (9):1-11. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Teipel SJ, Walter M, Likitjaroen Y, Schönknecht P, Gruber O. Diffusion tensor imaging in Alzheimer's disease and affective disorders. Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci. 2014 Sep; 264 (6):467-83. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Walter M, Jazra M, Kykalos S, Kuehn P, Michalski S, Klein T, Wunsch A, Viebahn R, Schenker P. 125 cases of duodenoduodenostomy in pancreas transplantation: a single-centre experience of an alternative enteric drainage. Transpl Int. 2014 Aug; 27 (8):805-15. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Huber CG, Smieskova R, Schroeder K, Studerus E, Harrisberger F, Aston J, Walter A, Walter M, Riecher-Rössler A, Borgwardt S. Evidence for an agitated-aggressive syndrome predating the onset of psychosis. Schizophr Res. 2014 Aug; 157 (1-3):26-32. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Berrouiguet S, Gravey M, Le Galudec M, Alavi Z, Walter M. Post-acute crisis text messaging outreach for suicide prevention: A pilot study. Psychiatry Res. 2014 Jul 30; 217 (3):154-7. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Bernstein HG, Bannier J, Meyer-Lotz G, Steiner J, Keilhoff G, Dobrowolny H, Walter M, Bogerts B. Distribution of immunoreactive glutamine synthetase in the adult human and mouse brain. Qualitative and quantitative observations with special emphasis on extra-astroglial protein localization. J Chem Neuroanat. 2014 Jul 22; 61-62C :33-50. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Schmidt A, Smieskova R, Simon A, Allen P, Fusar-Poli P, McGuire PK, Bendfeldt K, Aston J, Lang UE, Walter M, Radue EW, Riecher-Rössler A, Borgwardt SJ. Abnormal effective connectivity and psychopathological symptoms in the psychosis high-risk state. J Psychiatry Neurosci. 2014 Jul; 39 (1):130102. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Jungfer HA, Schneeberger AR, Borgwardt S, Walter M, Vogel M, Gairing SK, Lang UE, Huber CG. Reduction of seclusion on a hospital-wide level: Successful implementation of a less restrictive policy. J Psychiatr Res. 2014 Jul; 54 :94-9. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Ulbrich M, Mühlsteff J, Leonhardt S, Walter M. Influence of physiological sources on the impedance cardiogram analyzed using 4D FEM simulations. Physiol Meas. 2014 Jul; 35 (7):1451-1468. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Yamini D, Lee SH, Avanesyan A, Walter M, Runyon B. Utilization of Baclofen in Maintenance of Alcohol Abstinence in Patients with Alcohol Dependence and Alcoholic Hepatitis with or without Cirrhosis. Alcohol Alcohol. 2014 Jul-Aug; 49 (4):453-6. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Hughes AE, Magrini V, Demeter R, Miller CA, Fulton R, Fulton LL, Eades WC, Elliott K, Heath S, Westervelt P, Ding L, Conrad DF, White BS, Shao J, Link DC, DiPersio JF, Mardis ER, Wilson RK, Ley TJ, Walter MJ, Graubert TA. Clonal Architecture of Secondary Acute Myeloid Leukemia Defined by Single-Cell Sequencing. PLoS Genet. 10 (7):e1004462. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Rosenthal R, Kasenda B, Dell-Kuster S, von Elm E, You J, Blümle A, Tomonaga Y, Saccilotto R, Amstutz A, Bengough T, Meerpohl JJ, Stegert M, Tikkinen KA, Neumann I, Carrasco-Labra A, Faulhaber M, Mulla S, Mertz D, Akl EA, Bassler D, Busse JW, Ferreira-González I, Lamontagne F, Nordmann A, Gloy V, Olu KK, Raatz H, Moja L, Ebrahim S, Schandelmaier S, Sun X, Vandvik PO, Johnston BC, Walter MA, Burnand B, Schwenkglenks M, Hemkens LG, Bucher HC, Guyatt GH, Briel M. Completion and Publication Rates of Randomized Controlled Trials in Surgery: An Empirical Study. Ann Surg. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Frangoulidis D, Walter MC, Antwerpen M, Zimmermann P, Janowetz B, Alex M, Böttcher J, Henning K, Hilbert A, Ganter M, Runge M, Münsterkötter M, Splettstoesser WD, Hanczaruk M. Molecular analysis of Coxiella burnetii in Germany reveals evolution of unique clonal clusters. Int J Med Microbiol. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Fakhri H, Ricken R, Adli M, Fajol A, Walter M, Föller M, Lang F, Lang UE, Lange C. Impact of Lithium Treatment on FGF-23 Serum Concentrations in Depressive Patients. J Clin Psychopharmacol. 2014 Jun 19. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Marren AJ, Mogra R, Pedersen LH, Walter M, Ogle RF, Hyett JA. Ultrasound assessment of cervical length at 18-21 weeks' gestation in an Australian obstetric population: Comparison of transabdominal and transvaginal approaches. Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 2014 Jun; 54 (3):250-5. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Ulbrich M, Mühlsteff J, Sipilä A, Kamppi M, Koskela A, Myry M, Wan T, Leonhardt S, Walter M. The IMPACT shirt: textile integrated and portable impedance cardiography. Physiol Meas. 2014 Jun; 35 (6):1181-1196. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Kruschwitz JD, Walter M, Varikuti D, Jensen J, Plichta MM, Haddad L, Grimm O, Mohnke S, Pöhland L, Schott B, Wold A, Mühleisen TW, Heinz A, Erk S, Romanczuk-Seiferth N, Witt SH, Nöthen MM, Rietschel M, Meyer-Lindenberg A, Walter H. 5-HTTLPR/rs25531 polymorphism and neuroticism are linked by resting state functional connectivity of amygdala and fusiform gyrus. Brain Struct Funct. 2014 May 30. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Walter M, Michels L, Kollias S, van Kerrebroeck PE, Kessler TM, Mehnert U. Protocol for a prospective neuroimaging study investigating the supraspinal control of lower urinary tract function in healthy controls and patients with non-neurogenic lower urinary tract symptoms. BMJ Open. 2014 May 21; 4 (5):e004357. [Full Text/Abstract]
    DeGraff DJ, Grabowska MM, Case TC, Yu X, Herrick MK, Hayward WJ, Strand DW, Cates JM, Hayward SW, Gao N, Walter MA, Buttyan R, Yi Y, Kaestner KH, Matusik RJ. FOXA1 deletion in luminal epithelium causes prostatic hyperplasia and alteration of differentiated phenotype. Lab Invest. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Ng QK, Olariu CI, Yaffee M, Taelman VF, Marincek N, Krause T, Meier L, Walter MA. Indium-111 labeled gold nanoparticles for in-vivo molecular targeting. Biomaterials. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Heck MV, Azizov M, Stehning T, Walter M, Kedersha N, Auburger G. Dysregulated expression of lipid storage and membrane dynamics factors in Tia1 knockout mouse nervous tissue. Neurogenetics. 2014 May; 15 (2):135-44. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Kreye M, Daniliuc CG, Freytag M, Jones PG, Walter MD. Coordination chemistry of sterically encumbered pyrrolyl ligands to chromium(ii): mono(pyrrolyl)chromium and diazachromocene formation. Dalton Trans. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Sadek B, Schwed JS, Subramanian D, Weizel L, Walter M, Adem A, Stark H. Non-imidazole histamine H3 receptor ligands incorporating antiepileptic moieties. Eur J Med Chem. 2014 Apr 22; 77 :269-79. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Geisel J, Brück J, Glocova I, Dengler K, Sinnberg T, Rothfuss O, Walter M, Schulze-Osthoff K, Röcken M, Ghoreschi K. Sulforaphane Protects from T Cell-Mediated Autoimmune Disease by Inhibition of IL-23 and IL-12 in Dendritic Cells. J Immunol. 2014 Apr 15; 192 (8):3530-9. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Walter M, Denier N, Gerber H, Schmid O, Lanz C, Brenneisen R, Riecher-Rössler A, Wiesbeck GA, Scheffler K, Seifritz E, McGuire P, Fusar-Poli P, Borgwardt S. Orbitofrontal response to drug-related stimuli after heroin administration. Addict Biol. 2014 Apr 11. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Zhao N, Hou G, Deng X, Zi G, Walter MD. Group 4 metal complexes with new chiral pincer NHC-ligands: synthesis, structure and catalytic activity. Dalton Trans. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Reiners M, Fecker AC, Freytag M, Jones PG, Walter MD. Pentadienyl chemistry of the heavy alkaline-earth metals revisited. Dalton Trans. 43 (18):6614-7. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Marinotti O, Ngo T, Kojin BB, Chou SP, Nguyen B, Juhn J, Carballar-Lejarazú R, Marinotti PN, Jiang X, Walter MF, Tu Z, Gershon PD, James AA. Integrated proteomic and transcriptomic analysis of the Aedes aegypti eggshell. BMC Dev Biol. 14 (1):15. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Raedel M, Lazarek-Scholz K, Marré B, Boening KW, Walter MH. Posterior alveolar ridge resorption in bar-retained mandibular overdentures: 10-year results of a prospective clinical trial. Clin Oral Implants Res. [Full Text/Abstract]