Dr. Frauke Günther

Curriculum vitae

  • Born 1982
  • 2001-2006: Studies mathematics/diploma University Bremen
  • August 2006: Diploma in mathematics
  • September 2006 - December 2012: BIPS: Research assistant
  • August 2012: Doctoral degree in mathematics
  • Since January 2013: BIPS: Research coordination


Selected publications

  • Articles with peer-review

  • Friemel J, Foraita R, Günther K, Heibeck M, Günther F, Pflüger M, Pohlabeln H, Behrens T, Bullerdiek J, Nimzyk R, Ahrens W. Pretreatment oral hygiene habits and survival of head and neck squamous cell carcinoma (HNSCC) patients. BMC Oral Health. 2016;16:33.
  • Foraita R, Brandes M, Günther F, Bammann K, Pigeot I, Ahrens W. The influence of aerobic fitness on obesity and its parent-offspring correlations in a cross-sectional study among German families. BMC Public Health. 2015;15:638.
  • Foraita R, Günther F, Gwozdz W, Reisch LA, Russo P, Lauria F, Siani A, Veidebaum T, Tornaritis M, Iacoviello L, Vyncke K, Pitsiladis Y, Marild S, Molnar D, Moreno LA, Bammann K, Pigeot I, on behalf of the IDEFICS consortium. Does the FTO gene interact with the socioeconomic status on the obesity development among young European children? Results from the IDEFICS study. International Journal of Obesity. 2015;39(1):1-6.
  • Günther F, Pigeot I, Bammann K. Artificial neural networks modeling gene-environment interaction. BMC Genetics. 2012;13:37.
  • Günther F, Fritsch S. neuralnet: Training of neural networks. R Journal. 2010;2(1):30-38.
  • Günther F, Wawro N, Bammann K. Neural networks for modeling gene-gene interactions in association studies. BMC Genetics. 2009;10:87.
  • Book chapters

  • Günther F, Bammann K, Pigeot I. Kantenreduktion bei künstlichen neuronalen Netzen. In: Foraita R, Ziegler A, Hemmelmann C, editors. Biometrische Aspekte der Genomanalyse IV, Schwerpunkt: Epigenetik. Aachen: Shaker Verlag. 2009. S. 74-81.
  • Günther F, Foraita R. Ein Kriterium zur Identifikation einer biologischen Gen-Gen-Interaktion. Biometrische Aspekte der Genomanalyse III. Aachen: Shaker Verlag. 2007. S. 79-84.
  • Software

  • Fritsch S, Günther F. neuralnet: Training of neural networks. R package. (Online); 2012.

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