Ellen Obermann

Institution: Institute of Pathology, University Hospital Basel


Schoenbeinstrasse 40 4031 Basel

Email: ellen.obermann@usb.ch

Phone: 0613287826

Research interests:

Nanomechanical aspects of breast cancer

Selected publications:

Plodinec M, Loparic M, Monnier CA, Obermann EC, Zanetti-Dallenbach R, Oertle P, Hyotyla JT, Aebi U, Bentires-Alj M, Lim RY, Schoenenberger CA (2012) The nanomechanical signature of breast cancer. Nat Nanotechnol 7(11):757-65 Impact factor: 27,27

Varga Z, Diebold J, Dommann-Scherrer C, Frick H, Kaup D, Noske A, Obermann E, Ohlschlegel C, Padberg B, Rakozy C, Sancho Oliver S, Schobinger-Clement S, Schreiber-Facklam H, Singer G, Tapia C, Wagner U, Mastropasqua MG, Viale G, Lehr HA (2012) How reliable is Ki-67 immunohistochemistry in grade 2 breast carcinomas? A QA study of the Swiss Working Group of Breast- and Gynecopathologists PLoS One 7(5):e37379 Impact factor: 4,092

Obermann EC, Eppenberger-Castori S, Tapia C (2012) Assessment of proliferation: core biopsy or resection specimen? Discrepancies in breast cancer with low and high proliferation. Pathologe 33(3):245-50

Lehr HA, Rochat C, Schaper C, Nobile A, Shanouda S, Vijgen S, Gauthier A, Obermann E, Leuba S, Schmidt M, C CR, Delaloye JF, Simiantonaki N, Schaefer SC (2012) Mitotic figure counts are significantly overestimated in resection specimens of invasive breast carcinomas. Mod Pathol doi:10.1038/modpathol.2012.140. [Epub ahead of print] Impact factor: 4,792

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