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Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology

Internal Medicine

Division of
Digestive Diseases
and Nutrition


Dr. Jens Rosenau

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Board Certification

Medical Specialist in Internal Medicine (Germany) - 2007
Medical Specialist in Gastroenterology (Germany) - 2009


Medical School
Medizinische Hochschule Hannover
Hannover, Germany

Post-Graduate Education

Internal Medicine Residency and Gastroenterology Fellowship
Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Endocrinology
Hannover Medical School
Hannover, Germany

Clinical Interests and Expertise

Viral hepatitis, liver transplantation, liver tumors

Research Interests

Viral hepatitis especially in the setting of liver transplantation

Representative Publications

Rifai K, Das A, Rosenau J, Ernest T, Kretschmer U, Haller H, Fliser D, Manns MP.  Changes in Plasma Amino Acids during Extracorporeal Liver Support by Fractionated Plasma Separation Adsorption.  Artif Organs. 2010; 34: 166-170.

Hooman N, Hadem J, Rifai K, Philipp G, Strassburg CP, Tillmann HL, Klempnauer J, Manns MP, Rosenau J.  Anti-HBs-trough-levels and terminal anti-HBs-half-lives do not differ after intravenous and intramuscular hepatitis B immunoglobulin administration for long-term reinfection prophylaxis after liver transplantation.  Liver Transplantation 2008; 14:435-442.

Wiegand J, Wedemeyer H, Finger A, Heidrick B, Rosenau J, Michel G, Bock CT, Manns MP, Tillmann HL.  A decline in hepatitis B virus surface antigen (HBsAg) predicts clearance, but does not correlate with quantitative HBeAg or HBV DNA levels.  Antivir Ther. 2008; 13:547-54.

Rosenau J, Hooman N, Hadem J, Rifai K, Bahr MJ, Philipp G, Tillmann HL, Klempnauer J, Strassburg CP, Manns MP.  Failure of hepatitis B vaccination with conventional HBsAg vaccine in patients with continuous HBIG prophylaxis after liver transplantation.  Liver Transplantation 2007; 13:367-373.

More publications listed in PubMed

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