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 (60; 5; 2014 May 14):570-5. [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 (264; 6; 2014 Sep):467-83. [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 (17; 9; 2014 Sep):1-11. [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 (157; 1-3; 2014 Aug):26-32. [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; 27; 2014 Aug):805-15. [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; 2014 Jul 30; 217):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; 61-62 (61-62; 2014 Jul 22):33-50. [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; 10):e1004462. [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 (35; 7; 2014 Jul):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 (49; 4; 2014 Jul-Aug):453-6. [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 (39; 2014 Jul; 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 (2014 Jul; 54):94-9. [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]
    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]
    Fakhri H, Ricken R, Adli M, Fajol A, Walter M, Föller M, Lang F, Lang UE, Lange C, Berlin Research Network of Depression. Impact of lithium treatment on FGF-23 serum concentrations in depressive patients. J Clin Psychopharmacol. 2014 Jun 19; 34 (6; 2014 Jun 19; 34):745-747. [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; 35; 2014 Jun):1181-1196. [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; 54; 2014 Jun):250-5. [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; 220 (4; 2014 May 30; 220):2373-85. [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 (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; 2014 May; 15):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 (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; 2014 Apr 15; 192):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; 20 (20; 2014 Apr 11; 3):570-9. [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 (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 (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]
    Walter MJ, Mohd Din SH, Hazes JM, Lesaffre E, Barendregt PJ, Luime JJ. Is Tightly Controlled Disease Activity Possible with Online Patient-reported Outcomes?. J Rheumatol. 41 (41; 4):640-7. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Murugan D, Albert MH, Langemeier J, Bohne J, Puchalka J, Järvinen PM, Hauck F, Klenk AK, Prell C, Schatz S, Diestelhorst J, Sciskala B, Kohistani N, Belohradsky BH, Müller S, Kirchner T, Walter MR, Bufler P, Muise AM, Snapper SB, Koletzko S, Klein C, Kotlarz D. Very Early Onset Inflammatory Bowel Disease Associated with Aberrant Trafficking of IL-10R1 and Cure by T Cell Replete Haploidentical Bone Marrow Transplantation. J Clin Immunol. 34 (3; 34):331-9. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Gremaud-Heitz D, Riemenschneider A, Walter M, Sollberger D, Küchenhoff J, Dammann G. Comorbid atypical depression in borderline personality disorder is common and correlated with anxiety-related psychopathology. Compr Psychiatry. 2014 Apr; 55 (55; 3; 2014 Apr):650-6. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Walter MH, Marré B, Vach K, Strub J, Mundt T, Stark H, Pospiech P, Wöstmann B, Heydecke G, Kern M, Hartmann S, Luthardt R, Huppertz J, Wolfart S, Hannak W. Management of shortened dental arches and periodontal health: 5-year results of a randomised trial. J Oral Rehabil. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Protesescu L, Rossini AJ, Kriegner D, Valla M, de Kergommeaux A, Walter M, Kravchyk KV, Nachtegaal M, Stangl J, Malaman B, Reiss P, Lesage A, Emsley L, Copéret C, Kovalenko MV. Unraveling the Core-Shell Structure of Ligand-Capped Sn/SnOx Nanoparticles by Surface-Enhanced Nuclear Magnetic Resonance, Mössbauer, and X-ray Absorption Spectroscopies. ACS Nano. 2014 Mar 25; 8 (8; 2014 Mar 25; 3):2639-48. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Tamm M, Walter MD. New talent: Europe. Dalton Trans. 43 (43; 11):4196. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Klco JM, Spencer DH, Miller CA, Griffith M, Lamprecht TL, O'Laughlin M, Fronick C, Magrini V, Demeter RT, Fulton RS, Eades WC, Link DC, Graubert TA, Walter MJ, Mardis ER, Dipersio JF, Wilson RK, Ley TJ. Functional heterogeneity of genetically defined subclones in acute myeloid leukemia. Cancer Cell. 25 (25; 3):379-92. [Full Text/Abstract]
    He M, Kravchyk K, Walter M, Kovalenko MV. Monodisperse antimony nanocrystals for high-rate Li-ion and Na-ion battery anodes: nano versus bulk. Nano Lett. 2014 Mar 12; 14 (14; 3; 2014 Mar 12):1255-62. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Kasenda B, 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 SM, Mertz D, Akl EA, Bassler D, Busse JW, Ferreira-González I, Lamontagne F, Nordmann A, Gloy V, Raatz H, Moja L, Rosenthal R, Ebrahim S, Schandelmaier S, Xin S, Vandvik PO, Johnston BC, Walter MA, Burnand B, Schwenkglenks M, Hemkens LG, Bucher HC, Guyatt GH, Briel M. Prevalence, characteristics, and publication of discontinued randomized trials. JAMA. 311 (10; 311):1045-51. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Cheng X, Shaw SB, Marjerison RD, Yearick CD, Degloria SD, Walter MT. Improving risk estimates of runoff producing areas: Formulating variable source areas as a bivariate process. J Environ Manage. 137C (137C):146-156. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Wartzek T, Brüser C, Walter M, Leonhardt S. Robust sensor fusion of unobtrusively measured heart rate. IEEE J Biomed Health Inform. 2014 Mar; 18 (2014 Mar; 2; 18):654-60. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Deutschenbaur L, Lambert M, Walter M, Naber D, Huber CG. [Long-term treatment of schizophrenia spectrum disorders: focus on pharmacotherapy]. Nervenarzt. 2014 Mar; 85 (85; 2014 Mar; 3):363-75; quiz 376-7. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Wolfart S, Müller F, Gerß J, Heyedcke G, Marré B, Böning K, Wöstmann B, Kern M, Mundt T, Hannak W, Brückner J, Passia N, Jahn F, Hartmann S, Stark H, Richter EJ, Gernet W, Luthardt RG, Walter MH. The randomized shortened dental arch study: oral health-related quality of life. Clin Oral Investig. 18 (2; 18):525-33. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Sasse M, Kern M, Marré B, Walter MH. Clinical performance of cantilevered fixed dental prostheses abutments in the shortened dental arch. J Dent. 42 (42; 3):373-6. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Bork C, Holdridge S, Walter M, Fallon E, Pohlscheidt M. Online integrity monitoring in the Protein A step of mAb Production Processes-increasing reliability and process robustness. Biotechnol Prog. 2014 Mar-Apr; 30 (30; 2; 2014 Mar-Apr):383-90. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Niederlaender J, Walter M, Krajewski S, Schweizer E, Post M, Schille Ch, Geis-Gerstorfer J, Wendel HP. Cytocompatibility evaluation of different biodegradable magnesium alloys with human mesenchymal stem cells. J Mater Sci Mater Med. 2014 Mar; 25 (25; 2014 Mar; 3):835-43. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Ito YA, Goping IS, Berry F, Walter MA. Dysfunction of the stress-responsive FOXC1 transcription factor contributes to the earlier-onset glaucoma observed in Axenfeld-Rieger syndrome patients. Cell Death Dis. 5 (5):e1069. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Stubendorff B, Finke S, Walter M, Kniemeyer O, von Eggeling F, Gruschwitz T, Steiner T, Ott U, Wolf G, Wunderlich H, Junker K. Urine protein profiling identified alpha-1-microglobulin and haptoglobin as biomarkers for early diagnosis of acute allograft rejection following kidney transplantation. World J Urol. 2014 Feb 19; 32 (32; 2014 Feb 19; 6):1619-1624. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Walter MS, Frank MJ, Rubert M, Monjo M, Lyngstadaas SP, Haugen HJ. Simvastatin-activated implant surface promotes osteoblast differentiation in vitro. J Biomater Appl. 28 (28; 6):897-908. [Full Text/Abstract]
    Walter MS, Frank MJ, Satué M, Monjo M, Rønold HJ, Lyngstadaas SP, Haugen HJ. Bioactive implant surface with electrochemically bound doxycycline promotes bone formation markers in vitro and in vivo. Dent Mater. 30 (30; 2):200-14. [Full Text/Abstract]