Prof. Dr. Michael Tchirikov

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kurze Vorstellung:

Seit 2011 ist Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Michael Tchirikov als Ordinarius für Geburtshilfe und Perinatalmedizin sowie Direktor der Universitätsklinik für Geburtshilfe und Pränatalmedizin, des Zentrums für Fetalchirurgie und des Perinatalzentrums Level 1 in Halle (Saale) tätig. Seine klinischen Schwerpunkte liegen in der Pränataldiagnostik und Perinatalmedizin sowie in der Fetalchirurgie, in welcher auch sein wissenschaftlicher Schwerpunkt liegt. Durch innovative, mehrfach auch ausgezeichnete Forschung gelangen ihm bereits mehrere weltweit patentierte Erfolge in der fetalchirurgischen Versorgung.

  • Professur für Geburtshilfe und Perinatalmedizin
  • Direktor der Universitätsklinik für Geburtshilfe und Pränatalmedizin
  • Direktor des Zentrums für Fetalchirurgie
  • Direktor des Perinalzentrums Level 1
  • Pränataldiagnostik
    • Ersttrimester-Screening
    • Feinsonographie
    • fetale Echokardiographie
    • Amniocentese / Chorionzottenbiopsie
    • Cordozentese
  • Fetalchirurgische Interventionen
  • Spezielle Geburtshilfe und Perinatalmedizin
  • Entwicklung einer 29G-Amniocentese-Nadel
  • Entwicklung eines ultradünnen Trokars und Fetoskops
  • Kontinuierliche Amnion-Flush-Solution bei PPROM
  • Intrauterines Katheter-Port-System bei PPROM
  • Double-Ballon-System (z.B. zur Entlastung eines fetalen Hydrothorax oder bei LUTO)
  • Long-Tail-Ballon-System zur trachealen Okklusion bei kongenitaler Zwerchfellhernie

2021 BMBF-Studie: "Kontinuierliche Amnioninfusion über ein implantiertes Kathetersystem beim vorzeitigen Blasensprung (PPROM) mit Oligo/Anhydramnion zwischen 22+0 und 26+0 SSW: eine prospektiv randomisierte multizentrische BMBF-Studie" (Volume € 1.400.000, - PI)

2015-2017: RSF Project 15-15-00137: „Investigation of Amniotic Lavage Mechanism in Treatment of Threatened Premature Delivery of Infectious Genesis” (Volume € 400.000, - PI).

2006-2011: DFG-(Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft) Projekt TC 2/4-2: “Investigation of glucose uptake with PET-CT on a fetal sheep model under acute and chronic hypoxia” (Volume € 600.000, - PI).

 

Seliger G, Krol I, Worlitzsch D, Kantelhardt EJ, Moritz S, Tchirikov M.
Reduktion des Besucher- und Personal- assoziierten Infektionsrisikos durch
komplexe Intervention auf perinatologischen Stationen [Reduction of Visitor- and
Staff-Associated Risk of Infection by Complex Intervention in the Department of
Feto-Maternal Medicine]. Z Geburtshilfe Neonatol. 2020 Oct;224(5):297-305.
German. doi: 10.1055/a-1226-7257. Epub 2020 Sep 9. PMID: 32906163.

 

Gottschick C, Raupach-Rosin H, Langer S, Hassan L, Horn J, Dorendorf E,
Caputo M, Bittner M, Beier L, Rübsamen N, Schlinkmann K, Zoch B, Guzman CA,
Hansen G, Heselich V, Holzapfel E, Hübner J, Pietschmann T, Pieper DH, Pletz M,
Riese P, Schmidt-Pokrzywniak A, Hartwig S, von Kaisenberg C, Aydogdu M, Buhles
M, Dressler F, Eberl W, Haase R, von Koch FE, Feidicker S, Frambach T, Franz
HGB, Guthmann F, Koch HG, Seeger S, Oberhoff C, Pauker W, Petry KU, Schild RL,
Tchirikov M, Röhrig E, Karch A, Mikolajczyk R. Cohort profile: The LoewenKIDS
Study - life-course perspective on infections, the microbiome and the
development of the immune system in early childhood. Int J Epidemiol. 2019 Aug
1;48(4):1382-1383. doi: 10.1093/ije/dyz069. Erratum for: Int J Epidemiol. 2019
Aug 1;48(4):1042-1043h. PMID: 30938437; PMCID: PMC7263872.

Gottschick C, Raupach-Rosin H, Langer S, Hassan L, Horn J, Dorendorf E,
Caputo M, Bittner M, Beier L, Rübsamen N, Schlinkmann K, Zoch B, Guzman CA,
Hansen G, Heselich V, Holzapfel E, Hübner J, Pietschmann T, Pieper DH, Pletz M,
Riese P, Schmidt-Pokrzywniak A, Hartwig S, von Kaisenberg C, Aydogdu M, Buhles
M, Dressler F, Eberl W, Haase R, Edler von Koch F, Feidicker S, Frambach T,
Franz HGB, Guthmann F, Koch HG, Seeger S, Oberhoff C, Pauker W, Petry KU, Schild
RL, Tchirikov M, Röhrig E, Karch A, Mikolajczyk R. Cohort Profile: The
LoewenKIDS Study - life-course perspective on infections, the microbiome and the
development of the immune system in early childhood. Int J Epidemiol. 2019 Aug
1;48(4):1042-1043h. doi: 10.1093/ije/dyz001. Erratum in: Int J Epidemiol. 2019
Aug 1;48(4):1382-1383. PMID: 30815674; PMCID: PMC7108547.

Tchirikov M, Springer C, Seeger S, Behrmann C, Bergner M, Haase R. Long tail
balloon as a new approach for fetoscopic tracheal occlusion for a treatment of
severe congenital diaphragmatic hernia. J Obstet Gynaecol Res. 2019
Mar;45(3):719-723. doi: 10.1111/jog.13895. Epub 2019 Jan 17. PMID: 30656800;
PMCID: PMC6590211.

Seliger G, Muendane A, Chaoui K, Hiller GGR, Lautenschläger C, Costa SD,
Tchirikov M. Does ultrasound-guided intervention during repeat cesarean sections
improve uterine scar architecture and reduce the number of scars? A prospective
controlled clinical intervention trial. J Perinat Med. 2018 Oct
25;46(8):857-866. doi: 10.1515/jpm-2017-0394. PMID: 29570454.

Tchirikov M, Schlabritz-Loutsevitch N, Maher J, Buchmann J, Naberezhnev Y,
Winarno AS, Seliger G. Mid-trimester preterm premature rupture of membranes
(PPROM): etiology, diagnosis, classification, international recommendations of
treatment options and outcome. J Perinat Med. 2018 Jul 26;46(5):465-488. doi:
10.1515/jpm-2017-0027. PMID: 28710882.

Seliger G, Chaoui K, Lautenschläger C, Riemer M, Tchirikov M. Technique of
sonographic assessment of lower uterine segment in women with previous cesarean
delivery: a prospective, pre/intraoperative comparative ultrasound study. Arch
Gynecol Obstet. 2018 Aug;298(2):297-306. doi: 10.1007/s00404-018-4805-6. Epub
2018 Jun 8. PMID: 29948165.

Seliger G, Chaoui K, Lautenschläger C, Jenderka KV, Kunze C, Hiller GGR, Tchirikov M. Ultrasound elastography of the lower uterine segment in women with
a previous cesarean section: Comparison of in-/ex-vivo elastography versus
tensile-stress-strain-rupture analysis. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2018
Jun;225:172-180. doi: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2018.04.013. Epub 2018 Apr 20. PMID:
29729520.

Tchirikov M, Saling E, Bapayeva G, Bucher M, Thews O, Seliger G. Hyperbaric
oxygenation and glucose/amino acids substitution in human severe placental
insufficiency. Physiol Rep. 2018 Mar;6(5):e13589. doi: 10.14814/phy2.13589.
PMID: 29536649; PMCID: PMC5849598.

Seliger G, Chaoui K, Kunze C, Dridi Y, Jenderka KV, Wienke A, Tchirikov M.
Intra- and inter-observer variation and accuracy using different shear wave
elastography methods to assess circumscribed objects - a phantom study. Med
Ultrason. 2017 Nov 29;19(4):357-365. doi: 10.11152/mu-1080. PMID: 29197911.

Weichert A, Hagen A, Tchirikov M, Fuchs IB, Henrich W, Entezami M. Reference
Curve for the Mean Uterine Artery Pulsatility Index in Singleton Pregnancies.
Geburtshilfe Frauenheilkd. 2017 May;77(5):516-523. doi: 10.1055/s-0043-108764.
Epub 2017 May 24. PMID: 28579623; PMCID: PMC5444533.

Tchirikov M, Buchmann J, Bergner M. Successful Closure of Small Iatrogenic
Chorioamniotic Membranes Defect After Fetoscopy with Laser: A Case Report. J
Reprod Med. 2017 Mar-Apr;62(3-4):194-99. PMID: 30230794.

Tchirikov M, Zhumadilov ZS, Bapayeva G, Bergner M, Entezami M. The effect of
intraumbilical fetal nutrition via a subcutaneously implanted port system on
amino acid concentration by severe IUGR human fetuses. J Perinat Med. 2017 Feb
1;45(2):227-236. doi: 10.1515/jpm-2016-0155. PMID: 27533115.

Seliger G, Petroff D, Seeger S, Hoyer D, Tchirikov M, Schneider U. Diurnal
variations of short-term variation and the impact of multiple recordings on
measurement accuracy. J Perinatol. 2017 Mar;37(3):231-235. doi:
10.1038/jp.2016.202. Epub 2016 Nov 10. PMID: 27831546.

Tchirikov M, Zhumadilov Z, Winarno AS, Haase R, Buchmann J. Treatment of
Preterm Premature Rupture of Membranes with Oligo-/Anhydramnion Colonized by
Multiresistant Bacteria with Continuous Amnioinfusion and Antibiotic
Administrations through a Subcutaneously Implanted Intrauterine Port System: A
Case Report. Fetal Diagn Ther. 2017;42(1):71-76. doi: 10.1159/000438483. Epub
2015 Oct 9. PMID: 26447923.

Tchirikov M, Bapayeva G, Zhumadilov ZSh, Dridi Y, Harnisch R, Herrmann A.
Treatment of PPROM with anhydramnion in humans: first experience with different
amniotic fluid substitutes for continuous amnioinfusion through a subcutaneously
implanted port system. J Perinat Med. 2013 Nov;41(6):657-63. doi:
10.1515/jpm-2012-0296. PMID: 23774012.

Tchirikov M, Oshovskyy V, Steetskamp J, Thäle V. Neonatal outcome following
long-distance air travel for fetoscopic laser coagulation treatment of twin-to-
twin transfusion syndrome. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2012 Jun;117(3):260-3. doi:
10.1016/j.ijgo.2012.01.016. Epub 2012 Mar 22. PMID: 22445425.

Tchirikov M, Arnold C, Oshovskyy V, Heinrich UR, Thäle V. Three years'
experience of using a 29-gauge atraumatic needle for amniocentesis. J Perinat
Med. 2012 Feb 1;40(4):413-7. doi: 10.1515/jpm-2011-0224. PMID: 22752773.

Tchirikov M, Oshovskyy V, Steetskamp J, Falkert A, Huber G, Entezami M.
Neonatal outcome using ultrathin fetoscope for laser coagulation in twin-to-
twin-transfusion syndrome. J Perinat Med. 2011 Nov;39(6):725-30. doi:
10.1515/jpm.2011.091. Epub 2011 Aug 26. PMID: 21867454.

Tchirikov M, Gatopoulos G, Steetskamp J, Heinrich UR, Brieger J, Heidner K,
Koelbl H. A 29-gauge atraumatic needle for amniocentesis. J Perinat Med. 2011
Jul;39(4):431-5. doi: 10.1515/jpm.2011.039. Epub 2011 May 31. PMID: 21627489.

Tchirikov M, Tchirikov M, Buchert R, Wilke F, Brenner W. Glucose uptake in
the placenta, fetal brain, heart and liver related to blood flow redistribution
during acute hypoxia. J Obstet Gynaecol Res. 2011 Aug;37(8):979-85. doi:
10.1111/j.1447-0756.2010.01468.x. Epub 2011 Apr 4. PMID: 21463426.

Tchirikov M. Monochorionic twin pregnancy: screening, pathogenesis of
complications and management in the era of microinvasive fetal surgery. J
Perinat Med. 2010 Sep;38(5):451-9. doi: 10.1515/jpm.2010.069. PMID: 20629496.

Tchirikov M, Strohner M, Scholz A. Cardiac output and blood flow volume
redistribution during acute maternal hypoxia in fetal sheep. J Perinat Med. 2010
Jul;38(4):387-92. doi: 10.1515/jpm.2010.053. PMID: 20236035.

Tchirikov M, Steetskamp J, Hohmann M, Koelbl H. Long-term amnioinfusion
through a subcutaneously implanted amniotic fluid replacement port system for
treatment of PPROM in humans. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2010
Sep;152(1):30-3. doi: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2010.04.023. Epub 2010 May 21. PMID:
20488612.

Tchirikov M, Merinsky A, Strohner M, Bonin M, Beyer V, Haaf T, Bartsch O.
Prenatal diagnosis of a recombinant chromosome 7 resulting in trisomy 7q11.22
--> qter. Am J Med Genet A. 2010 Mar;152A(3):721-5. doi: 10.1002/ajmg.a.33238.
PMID: 20186810.

Tchirikov M, Gatopoulos G, Strohner M, Puhl A, Steetskamp J. Two new
approaches in intrauterine tracheal occlusion using an ultrathin fetoscope.
Laryngoscope. 2010 Feb;120(2):394-8. doi: 10.1002/lary.20687. PMID: 19950374.

Tchirikov M, Kharkevich O, Steetskamp J, Beluga M, Strohner M. Treatment of
growth-restricted human fetuses with amino acids and glucose supplementation
through a chronic fetal intravascular perinatal port system. Eur Surg Res.
2010;45(1):45-9. doi: 10.1159/000318859. Epub 2010 Aug 20. PMID: 20733317.

Kohlschütter B, Ellerbrok M, Merkel M, Tchirikov M, Zschocke J, Santer R,
Ullrich K. Phenylalanine tolerance in three phenylketonuric women pregnant with
fetuses of different genetic PKU status. J Inherit Metab Dis. 2009 Dec;32 Suppl
1:S1-4. doi: 10.1007/s10545-008-0910-1. Epub 2009 Feb 7. PMID: 19194782.

Tchirikov M, Strohner M, Förster D, Hüneke B. A combination of umbilical
artery PI and normalized blood flow volume in the umbilical vein: venous-
arterial index for the prediction of fetal outcome. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod
Biol. 2009 Feb;142(2):129-33. doi: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2008.10.015. Epub 2009 Jan
10. PMID: 19136191.

Tchirikov M. Successful tracheal occlusion using ultrathin fetoscopic
equipment combined with real-time three-dimensional ultrasound. Eur Surg Res.
2009;43(2):204-7. doi: 10.1159/000224146. Epub 2009 Jun 10. PMID: 19521091.

Tchirikov M, Strohner M, Popovic S, Hecher K, Schröder HJ. Cardiac output
following fetoscopic coagulation of major placental vessels in fetal sheep.
Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2008 Dec;32(7):917-22. doi: 10.1002/uog.5364. PMID:
18677701.

Trappe HJ, Tchirikov M. Herzrhythmusstörungen bei der Schwangeren und beim
Fetus [Cardiac arrhythmias in the pregnant woman and the fetus]. Internist
(Berl). 2008 Jul;49(7):788-98. German. doi: 10.1007/s00108-008-2072-5. PMID:
18509612.

Huber A, Baschat AA, Bregenzer T, Diemert A, Tchirikov M, Hackelöer BJ,
Hecher K. Laser coagulation of placental anastomoses with a 30 degrees fetoscope
in severe mid-trimester twin-twin transfusion syndrome with anterior placenta.
Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2008 Apr;31(4):412-6. doi: 10.1002/uog.5283. PMID:
18330890.

Tchirikov M. Dilation of the ductus venosus by stent implantation increases
placental blood perfusion in fetal sheep. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2008
Jan;198(1):138.e1-6. doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2007.06.066. PMID: 18166329.

Andreas T, Wedegärtner U, Tchirikov M, Hecher K, Schröder HJ. Fetal brain
volume measurements by magnetic resonance imaging. Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol.
2006 May;27(5):588-9. doi: 10.1002/uog.2790. PMID: 16619386.

Schröder HJ, Tchirikov M. A "top-down-approach" to insert catheters into the
circulation of fetal sheep using ultrasound B-scan. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2006
Jul;195(1):302-3. doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2005.12.013. Epub 2006 Apr 21. PMID:
16813757.

Tchirikov M, Schröder HJ, Hecher K. Ductus venosus shunting in the fetal
venous circulation: regulatory mechanisms, diagnostic methods and medical
importance. Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2006 Apr;27(4):452-61. doi:
10.1002/uog.2747. PMID: 16565980.

Tchirikov M, Schlabritz-Loutsevitch NE, Hubbard GB, Tardif S, Schröder HJ,
Nathanielsz PW. The ductus venosus and intrahepatic venous system in Callithrix
jacchus jacchus and Macaca fascicularis fetuses. J Med Primatol. 2006
Feb;35(1):18-24. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0684.2005.00142.x. PMID: 16430491.

Wedegärtner U, Tchirikov M, Schäfer S, Priest AN, Kooijman H, Adam G,
Schröder HJ. Functional MR imaging: comparison of BOLD signal intensity changes
in fetal organs with fetal and maternal oxyhemoglobin saturation during hypoxia
in sheep. Radiology. 2006 Mar;238(3):872-80. doi: 10.1148/radiol.2383042213.
Epub 2006 Jan 26. PMID: 16439569.

Wedegärtner U, Tchirikov M, Schäfer S, Priest AN, Walther M, Adam G,
Schröder HJ. Fetal sheep brains: findings at functional blood oxygen level-
dependent 3-T MR imaging--relationship to maternal oxygen saturation during
hypoxia. Radiology. 2005 Dec;237(3):919-26. doi: 10.1148/radiol.2373041625.
PMID: 16304112.

Tchirikov M, Schlabritz-Loutsevitch N, Nathanielsz PW, Beindorff N, Schröder
HJ. Ductus venosus shunting in marmoset and baboon fetuses. Ultrasound Obstet
Gynecol. 2005 Sep;26(3):252-7. doi: 10.1002/uog.1973. PMID: 16116564.

Tchirikov M, Schlabritz-Loutsevitch NE, Hubbard GB, Schröder HJ, Nathanielsz
PW. Structural evidence for mechanisms to redistribute hepatic and ductus
venosus blood flows in nonhuman primate fetuses. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2005
Apr;192(4):1146-52. doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2004.10.596. PMID: 15846194.

Tchirikov M, Hecher K, Deprest J, Verbeken E, Roubliova X, Schröder HJ.
Pulmonary circulation of fetal sheep with lung hyperplasia following tracheal
occlusion. Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2005 Mar;25(3):277-81. doi:
10.1002/uog.1789. PMID: 15593362.

Wedegaertner U, Tchirikov M, Habermann C, Hecher K, Deprest J, Adam G,
Schroeder HJ. Fetal sheep with tracheal occlusion: monitoring lung development
with MR imaging and B-mode US. Radiology. 2004 Feb;230(2):353-8. doi:
10.1148/radiol.2302021095. Epub 2003 Dec 29. PMID: 14699185.

Tchirikov M, Kertschanska S, Schröder HJ. Differential effects of
catecholamines on vascular rings from ductus venosus and intrahepatic veins of
fetal sheep. J Physiol. 2003 Apr 15;548(Pt 2):519-26. doi:
10.1113/jphysiol.2002.034470. Epub 2003 Mar 7. PMID: 12626675; PMCID:
PMC2342862.

Schröder HJ, Tchirikov M, Rybakowski C. Pressure pulses and flow velocities
in central veins of the anesthetized sheep fetus. Am J Physiol Heart Circ
Physiol. 2003 Apr;284(4):H1205-11. doi: 10.1152/ajpheart.00969.2002. Epub 2002
Dec 27. PMID: 12505878.

Tchirikov M, Rybakowski C, Hüneke B, Schoder V, Schröder HJ. Umbilical vein
blood volume flow rate and umbilical artery pulsatility as 'venous-arterial
index' in the prediction of neonatal compromise. Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2002
Dec;20(6):580-5. doi: 10.1046/j.1469-0705.2002.00832.x. PMID: 12493047.

Wedegärtner U, Tchirikov M, Koch M, Adam G, Schröder H. Functional magnetic
resonance imaging (fMRI) for fetal oxygenation during maternal hypoxia: initial
results. Rofo. 2002 Jun;174(6):700-3. doi: 10.1055/s-2002-32222. PMID: 12063598.

Tchirikov M, Kertschanska S, Stürenberg HJ, Schröder HJ. Liver blood
perfusion as a possible instrument for fetal growth regulation. Placenta. 2002
Apr;23 Suppl A:S153-8. doi: 10.1053/plac.2002.0810. PMID: 11978076.

Tchirikov M, Hecher K, Deprest J, Zikulnig L, Devlieger R, Schröder HJ.
Doppler ultrasound measurements in the central circulation of anesthetized fetal
sheep during obstruction of umbilical-placental blood flow. Ultrasound Obstet
Gynecol. 2001 Dec;18(6):656-61. doi: 10.1046/j.0960-7692.2001.00467.x. PMID:
11844210.

Tchirikov M, Kertschanska S, Schröder HJ. Obstruction of ductus venosus
stimulates cell proliferation in organs of fetal sheep. Placenta. 2001
Jan;22(1):24-31. doi: 10.1053/plac.2000.0585. PMID: 11162349.

Schröder HJ, Rybakowski C, Eisermann K, Tchirikov M, Ostermann S. Unloading
of baroreceptors by carotid occlusion does not increase heart rate in fetal
sheep. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2000 Oct;92(2):265-72. doi:
10.1016/s0301-2115(99)00285-7. PMID: 10996692.

Rybakowski C, Eisermann K, Tchirikov M, Schröder HJ. Efficacy of carotid
collateral perfusion in anaesthetized sheep fetuses. Placenta. 2000
Sep;21(7):718-25. doi: 10.1053/plac.2000.0565. PMID: 10985976.

Tchirikov M, Peiper U, Schröder HJ. Contraction kinetics of isolated human
myometrium during menstrual cycle and pregnancy. BJOG. 2000 Jan;107(1):62-7.
doi: 10.1111/j.1471-0528.2000.tb11580.x. PMID: 10645863.

Tchirikov M, Eisermann K, Rybakowski C, Schröder HJ. Doppler ultrasound
evaluation of ductus venosus blood flow during acute hypoxemia in fetal lambs.
Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 1998 Jun;11(6):426-31. doi:
10.1046/j.1469-0705.1998.11060426.x. PMID: 9674090.

Tchirikov M, Schröder HJ. Single case report: late gestational fetal sheep
may survive blockage of the ductus venosus for 1 week. Placenta. 1998
May;19(4):333-6. doi: 10.1016/s0143-4004(98)90067-4. PMID: 9639331.

Tchirikov M, Rybakowski C, Hüneke B, Schröder HJ. Blood flow through the
ductus venosus in singleton and multifetal pregnancies and in fetuses with
intrauterine growth retardation. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 1998 May;178(5):943-9.
doi: 10.1016/s0002-9378(98)70528-9. PMID: 9609564.

Double-Bubble-Ballon

Kathetersystem

Amnion-Flush-Solution

Long-Tail-Ballon

Pig-Tail-Ballon

 

2017: Winner of the Hugo Junkers Award 2017 (1st place) in the category: “The most Innovative Project and Applied Research”. The title of innovation: “Artificial amniotic fluid and perinatal port-System for the treatment of preterm premature rupture of the membranes”.

2017: Innovation Award Halle 2017: “Continuous Amnioinfusion for the treatment of preterm premature rupture of the membranes”.

2003: Haackert Award of Perinatal Medicine, awarded at the German Congress of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Düsseldorf, Germany

2000: Trophoblast Research -IFPA 2000 New Investigator Award, 14th Rochester Trophoblast Congress, New York, USA