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Ulrike P. Kappes MD, PhD

Ulrike P. Kappes MD, PhD

Director, Assistant Professor

Institution: Medical College of Wisconsin
Department: Medicine
Division: Administration
Program: General

Member of the Cardiovascular Center


Clinical Expertise

  • Medical Genetics and Genomics
  • Variant Classification and Clinical Interpretation
  • Internal Medicine
  • Clinical Molecular Genetics
  • Methodologies and Techniques

  • Whole Exome Sequencing
  • Sanger Sequencing
  • Whole Genome Sequencing
  • Microarray
  • qPCR
  • Leadership Positions

  • Laboratory Director, Developmental and Neurogenetics Laoratory - Sequencing, Human and Molecular Genetics Center, Medical College of Wisconsin
  • http://www.mcw.edu/Human-and-Molecular-Genetics-Center-HMGC/Genetic-Diagnostic-Laboratory.htm
  • Laboratory Director, Advanced Genomics Laboratory, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
  • http://www.mcw.edu/Pediatrics/Genetics/PatientCare/AGEN.htm
  • Publications

  • Mechanisms of mutation formation with long-wave ultraviolet light (UVA). (Rünger TM, Kappes UP) Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 2008 Feb;24(1):2-10 PMID: 18201350 01/19/2008
  • Skin ageing and wrinkles: clinical and photographic scoring. (Kappes UP) J Cosmet Dermatol 2004 Jan;3(1):23-5 PMID: 17163943 12/14/2006
  • Short- and long-wave UV light (UVB and UVA) induce similar mutations in human skin cells. (Kappes UP, Luo D, Potter M, Schulmeister K, Rünger TM) J Invest Dermatol 2006 Mar;126(3):667-75 PMID: 16374481 12/24/2005
  • No major role for 7,8-dihydro-8-oxoguanine in ultraviolet light-induced mutagenesis. (Kappes UP, Rünger TM) Radiat Res 2005 Oct;164(4 Pt 1):440-5 PMID: 16187746 09/29/2005
  • High plasma levels of 8-methoxypsoralen following bath water delivery in dermatological patients. (Kappes UP, Barta U, Merkel U, Balogh A, Elsner P) Skin Pharmacol Appl Skin Physiol 2003 Sep-Oct;16(5):305-12 PMID: 12907835 08/09/2003
  • Clinical and photographic scoring of skin aging. (Kappes UP, Elsner P) Skin Pharmacol Appl Skin Physiol 2003 Mar-Apr;16(2):100-7 PMID: 12637785 03/15/2003
  • Tandem application of sodium lauryl sulfate and n-propanol does not lead to enhancement of cumulative skin irritation. (Kappes UP, Göritz N, Wigger-Alberti W, Heinemann C, Elsner P) Acta Derm Venereol 2001 Nov-Dec;81(6):403-5 PMID: 11859941 02/28/2002
  • Last update: 03/15/2017
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