17 May 2021:
New article with Antje Körner and Wieland Kiess & colleagues as authors:
Motor skills in relation to body-mass index, physical activity, TV-watching, and socioeconomic status in German four-to-17-year-old children. Möller S, Poulain T, Körner A, Meigen C, Jurkutat A, Vogel M, Wessela S, Hiemisch A, Grafe N, Kiess W. PLoS One. 2021 May 17;16(5):e0251738. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0251738.

12 May 2021:

We are hiring!
SaxoChiLD is looking for a new Scientific Project Coordinator. The job advert can be found here [in German only].

12 April 2021:
New article with Veit Roessner und Christian Beste & colleagues as authors:-
Affective dysregulation in children is associated with difficulties in response control in emotional ambiguous situations. Giller F, Aggensteiner PM, Banaschewski T, Döpfner M, Brandeis D, Roessner V, Beste C. Biol Psychiatry Cogn Neurosci Neuroimaging. 2021 Apr 12:S2451-9022(21)00104-X. doi: 10.1016/j.bpsc.2021.03.014.

6 April 2021:
New article with Antje Körner and Wieland Kiess & colleagues as authors:
Persistent organic pollutants in pregnant women potentially affect child development and thyroid hormone status. Krönke AA, Jurkutat A, Schlingmann M, Poulain T, Nüchter M, Hilbert A, Kiviranta H, Körner A, Vogel M, Söder O, Bornehag CG, Kiess W. Pediatr Res. 2021 Apr 6. doi: 10.1038/s41390-021-01488-5.

6 April 2021:
New article with Reinhard Berner, Min Ae Lee-Kirsch, Catharina Schütz & colleagues as authors:
Interferon signature guiding therapeutic decision making: ruxolitinib as first-line therapy for severe juvenile dermatomyositis? Heinen A, Schnabel A, Brück N, Smitka M, Wolf C, Lucas N, Dollinger S, Hahn G, Günther C, Berner R, Lee-Kirsch MA, Schuetz C. Rheumatology (Oxford). 2021 Apr 6;60(4):e136-e138. doi: 10.1093/rheumatology/keaa657.

10 March 2021:
The BMBF announced that Leipzig’s and Dresden’s SaxoChiLD consortium will be, together with 6 other locations in Germany, part of the new German Center for Child and Youth Health (DZKJ). Link to press release.

01 August 2020:
New article with Ana Zenclussen & colleagues as authors:
Dermal exposure to the UV filter benzophenone-3 during early pregnancy affects fetal growth and sex ratio of the progeny in mice. Santamaria CG, Meyer N, Schumacher A, Zenclussen ML, Teglia CM, Culzoni MJ, Zenclussen AC, Rodriguez HA. Arch Toxicol. 2020 Aug;94(8):2847-2859. doi: 10.1007/s00204-020-02776-5


One Team – One Vision

Prof. Dr. med. Antje Körner
Leipzig University
Department of Pediatrics
Liebigstr. 20a
04103 Leipzig
Phone: +49 341 97 26500

Prof. Dr. med. Reinhard Berner
University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus, TUD
Department of Pediatrics
Fetscherstr. 74
01307 Dresden
Phone: +49 351 458 2440


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