Dr Carsten TimmermannMSc, MA, PhD

Senior Lecturer

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Publications

  1. 2019
  2. Published

    How to produce ‘marketable and profitable results for the Company’: from viral interference to Roferon A

    Timmermann, C., 2019, In : History and Philosophy of the Life Sciences .

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. 2016
  4. Published

    Coping and Critique

    Timmermann, C., Dec 2016, In : Biosocieties. 11, 4, p. 528-534 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  5. Published

    Text-Mining and the History of Medicine: Big Data, Big Questions?

    Toon, E., Timmermann, C. & Worboys, M., 1 Apr 2016, In : Medical History. 60, 2, p. 294-296 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  6. Published

    The Invention of the Randomised Controlled Trial

    Timmermann, C., Apr 2016, In : BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES REVIEW. 28, 4, p. 34-36 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  7. Published

    Text mining the history of medicine

    Thompson, P., Batista-Navarro, R. T., Kontonatsios, G., Carter, J., Toon, E., McNaught, J., Timmermann, C., Worboys, M. & Ananiadou, S., 6 Jan 2016, In : P L o S One. 11, 1, 33 p., e0144717.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. 2015
  9. Published

    David S. Jones: Broken Hearts. The Tangled History of Cardiac Care [book review]

    Timmermann, C. & Timmer, C., 9 Mar 2015, In : Social History of Medicine. 28, 2, p. 418-419 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  10. 2014
  11. Published

    Not moribund at all! An historian of medicine’s response to Richard Horton

    Timmermann, C., 4 Aug 2014, In : The Guardian (The H-Word).

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  12. Published

    Standards, scales and chronic illness: A brief introduction

    Timmermann, C., Mar 2014, In : Chronic illness. 10, 1, p. 3-4 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

  13. Published

    Keith Wailoo: How Cancer Crossed the Color Line [book review]

    Timmermann, C., 2014, In : Unknown Journal. 34, 2, p. 514-516 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  14. 2013
  15. Published

    A History of Lung Cancer: The Recalcitrant Disease

    Timmermann, C., 20 Nov 2013, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan Ltd. (Science, Technology and Medicine in Modern History)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  16. Published
  17. Published

    Haller, Lea: Cortison. Geschichte eines Hormons, 1900–1955 [Book Review]

    Timmermann, C., 2013, In : Gesnerus. 70, p. 359-361 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  18. 2012
  19. Published

    Gabriele Moser, Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft und Krebsforschung 1920–1970 [book review]

    Timmermann, C., 8 Nov 2012, In : Social History of Medicine.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  20. Published

    Cancer Patients, Cancer Pathways: Historical and Sociological Perspectives

    Timmermann, C. & Toon, E. (ed.), Oct 2012, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan Ltd. (Science, Technology and Medicine in Modern History)

    Research output: Book/ReportScholarly edition

  21. Published

    Introduction

    Timmermann, C. & Toon, E., Oct 2012, Cancer Patients, Cancer Pathways: Historical and Sociological Perspectives. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan Ltd., p. 1-10

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingForeword/postscript

  22. Published

    Ivan Illich's 'Medical Nemesis' and the History of Medicine

    Timmermann, C. & Condrau, F., Oct 2012, In : Nach Feierabend: Zürcher Jahrbuch für Wissensgeschichte. 8, p. 179-188

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  23. Published

    Running Out of Options: Surgery, Hope and Progress in the Management of Lung Cancer, 1950s to 1990s

    Timmermann, C. & Toon, E. (ed.), Oct 2012, Cancer Patients, Cancer Pathways. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan Ltd., p. 36-56

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  24. Published

    Ilana Löwy. Preventive Strikes: Women, Precancer, and Prophylactic Surgery [book review]

    Timmermann, C., Jun 2012, In : Isis. 103, 2, p. 386-387

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  25. Published

    Appropriating risk factors: The reception of an American approach to chronic disease in the two German states, c. 1950-1990

    Timmermann, C., Feb 2012, In : Social History of Medicine. 25, 1, p. 157-174 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  26. Published

    Heiner Fangerau, Spinning the Scientific Web: Jacques Loeb (1859–1924) und sein Programm einer internationalen biomedizinischen Grundlagenforschung [book review]

    Timmermann, C., 2012, In : NTM Zeitschrift für Geschichte der Wissenschaften, Technik und Medizin. 20, 4, p. 352-354

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  27. 2011
  28. Published

    Chronic Illness and Disease History

    Timmermann, C. & Jackson, M. (ed.), Aug 2011, The Oxford Handbook of the History of Medicine. Oxford: Oxford University Press, p. 393-410

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  29. Published

    Cournand, Andre Frederic

    Timmermann, C., Feb 2011, Encyclopedia of Life Sciences. Chichester: John Wiley & Sons Ltd

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

  30. 2010
  31. Published

    Focus on Austria and Germany [essay review]

    Timmermann, C., 6 Jul 2010, In : Social History of Medicine. 23, 2, p. 412-415 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  32. Published

    Eva Johach, Krebszelle und Zellenstaat: Zur medizinischen und politischen Metaphorik in Rudolf Virchows Zellularpathologie [book review]

    Timmermann, C., 2010, In : NTM Zeitschrift für Geschichte der Wissenschaften, Technik und Medizin. 18, 1, p. 129-130

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  33. Published

    Following the American Example? American Models for Hospital Medicine and Research: The Case of the Kerckhoff Institute in Bad Nauheim

    Timmermann, C., 2010, In : Medizinhistorisches Journal. 45, 1, p. 24-42 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  34. Published

    Risikofaktoren: Der scheinbar unaufhaltsame Erfolg eines Ansatzes aus der amerikanischen Epidemiologie in der deutschen Nachkriegsmedizin

    Timmermann, C., Lengwiler, M. (ed.) & Madarasz, J. (ed.), 2010, Das präventive Selbst: Eine Kulturgeschichte moderner Gesundheitspolitik. Bielefeld: Transcript-Verlag, p. 251-277

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  35. 2008
  36. Published

    Clinical trials and the reorganization of medical research in post-Second World War Britain

    Valier, H. & Timmermann, C., Oct 2008, In : Medical History. 52, 4, p. 493-510 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  37. Published

    As depressing as it was predictable? Lung cancer, clinical trials, and the Medical Research Council in Postwar Britain

    Timmermann, C. & Cantor, D. (ed.), 2008, Cancer in the Twentieth Century. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, p. 312-334

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  38. Published

    Clinical research in postwar Britain: the role of the Medical Research Council

    Timmermann, C. & Hannaway, C. (ed.), 2008, Biomedicine in the Twentieth Century. Amsterdam: IOS Press, p. 231-254

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  39. Published

    How does a Drug become Medicine? Hexamethonium and the Treatment of High Blood Pressure, 1940s-1950s

    Timmermann, C., Gaudilliere, JP. (ed.) & Hess, V. (ed.), 2008, Ways of Regulating. Berlin: MPIWG, p. 153-163

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  40. Published
  41. 2007
  42. Published

    As depressing as it was predictable? Lung cancer, clinical trials, and the medical research council in postwar Britain

    Timmermann, C., Mar 2007, In : Bulletin of the History of Medicine. 81, 1, p. 312-334 22 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  43. Published

    Bauer, Karl Heinrich

    Timmermann, C., Bynum, WF. (ed.) & Bynum, H. (ed.), 2007, Dictionary of Medical Biography. Westport: Greenwood Press , Vol. 1. p. 172-172

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

  44. Published

    Grotjahn, Alfred

    Timmermann, C., Bynum, WF. (ed.) & Bynum, H. (ed.), 2007, Dictionary of Medical Biography. Westport: Greenwood Press , Vol. 2. p. 585-586

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

  45. Published

    McMichael, John

    Timmermann, C., Bynum, WF. (ed.) & Bynum, H. (ed.), 2007, Dictionary of Medical Biography. Westport: Greenwood Press , Vol. 4. p. 863-864

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

  46. Published

    Pickering, George White

    Timmermann, C., Bynum, WF. (ed.) & Bynum, H. (ed.), 2007, Dictionary of Medical Biography. Westport: Greenwood Press , Vol. 4. p. 1005-1006

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

  47. Published

    Richards, Dickinson Woodruff

    Timmermann, C., Bynum, WF. (ed.) & Bynum, H. (ed.), 2007, Dictionary of Medical Biography. Westport: Greenwood Press , Vol. 4. p. 1071

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

  48. Published

    Rosenbach, Ottomar

    Timmermann, C., Bynum, WF. (ed.) & Bynum, H. (ed.), 2007, Dictionary of Medical Biography. Westport: Greenwood Press , Vol. 4. p. 1084-1084

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

  49. Published

    Virginia Berridge, ed. Making Health Policy: Networks in Research and Policy after 1945 [book review]

    Timmermann, C., 2007, In : Bulletin of the History of Medicine. 81, 4, p. 897-898

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  50. 2006
  51. Published

    A Matter of Degree: The Normalization of Hypertension, circa 1940 -1970

    Timmermann, C. & Ernst, W. (ed.), 2006, Histories of the Normal and the Abnormal. London: Routledge, p. 245-261

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  52. Published

    Arthur Daemmrich, Pharmacopolitics: Drug Regulation in the United States and Germany [book review]

    Timmermann, C., 2006, In : Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences. 61, 1, p. 103-105

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  53. Published

    Christoph Gradmann, Krankheit im Labor: Robert Koch und die medizinische Bakteriologie [book review]

    Timmermann, C., 2006, In : Social History of Medicine. 19, 2, p. 366-367

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  54. Published

    Devices and Designs: Medical Technologies in Historical Perspective

    Timmermann, C. & Anderson, J. (ed.), 2006, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan Ltd. (Science, Technology and Medicine in Modern History)

    Research output: Book/ReportScholarly edition

  55. Published

    Hexamethonium, Hypertension, and Pharmaceutical Innovation: The Transformation of an Experimental Drug in Post-war Britain

    Timmermann, C. & Anderson, J. (ed.), 2006, Devices and Designs: Medical Technologies in Hist. Perspective. Palgrave Macmillan Ltd., p. 156-174

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  56. Published

    Introduction: Devices, Designs and the History of Technology in Medicine

    Timmermann, C. & Anderson, J., 2006, Devices and Designs: Medical Technologies in Historical Perspective. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan Ltd., p. 1-36

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingForeword/postscript

  57. Published

    To Treat or Not To Treat: Drug Research and the Changing Nature of Essential Hypertension

    Timmermann, C., Schlich, T. (ed.) & Troehler, U. (ed.), 2006, The Risks of Medical Innovation. Routledge, p. 133-147

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  58. 2005
  59. Published

    Americans and Pavlovians: the Central Institute for Cardiovascular Research at the East German Academy of Sciences and its precursor institutions as a case study of biomedical research in a country of the Soviet Bloc (c. 1950-1980)

    Timmermann, C., Berridge, V. (ed.) & Loughlin, K. (ed.), 2005, Medicine, the Market and the Mass Media. London: Routledge, p. 244-265

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  60. Published

    Harry M. Marks, The Progress of Experiment: Science and Therapeutic Reform in the United States, 1900–1990 [book review]

    Timmermann, C., 2005, In : British Journal for the History of Science. 38, p. 118-119

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  61. Published

    Hypertension

    Timmermann, C., Albrecht, GA. (ed.), Bichenbach, J. (ed.), Mitchell, D. (ed.), Schalick, WO. (ed.) & Snyder, S. (ed.), 2005, Encyclopedia of Disability. Thousand Oaks, California: Sage Publications Ltd.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

  62. Published

    Lung Cancer

    Cantor, D., Timmermann, C., Goodman, J. (ed.), Norton, M. (ed.) & Parascandola, M. (ed.), 2005, Tobacco in History and Culture. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, p. 320-326

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

  63. Published

    Michael Hau, The Cult of Health and Beauty in Germany: A Social History, 1890-1930 [book review]

    Timmermann, C., 2005, In : European History Quarterly. 35, p. 351-352

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  64. 2004
  65. Published

    Allen B. Weisse, Heart to Heart: The Twentieth-Century Battle Against Cardiac Disease [book review]

    Timmermann, C., 2004, In : British Journal for the History of Science. 37, p. 363-364

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  66. Published

    Deadly Enemies [review no 425]

    Timmermann, C., 2004, In : Reviews in History.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  67. Published

    Quack, Quack, Quack: The Sellers of Nostrums in Prints, Posters, Ephemera and Books [book review]

    Timmermann, C., 2004, In : Journal of Design History. 17, p. 115-116

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  68. Published

    William G. Rothstein. Public Health and the Risk Factor: A History of an Uneven Medical Revolution [book review]

    Timmermann, C., 2004, In : Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences. 59, 4, p. 597-598

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  69. 2003
  70. Published

    Barbara Clow, Negotiating Disease: Power and Cancer Cure, 1900-1950 [book review]

    Timmermann, C., 2003, In : Medical History. 47, p. 391-392

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  71. Published

    Jennifer Stanton (ed.), Innovations in Health and Medicine: Diffusion and Resistance in the Twentieth Century [book review]

    Timmermann, C., 2003, In : Medical History. 47, 4, p. 535-536

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  72. Published

    Jordan Goodman and Vivien Walsh, The Story of Taxol: Nature and Politics in the Pursuit of an Anti-Cancer Drug [book review]

    Timmermann, C., 2003, In : British Journal for the History of Science. 36, p. 120-121

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  73. Published

    Kirk Jeffrey, Machines in our Hearts: The Cardiac Pacemaker, the Implantable Defibrillator, and American Health Care [book review]

    Timmermann, C., 2003, In : British Journal for the History of Science. 36, p. 251-252

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  74. Published

    Nikolai Krementsov, The Cure: A Story of Cancer and Politics from the Annals of the Cold War [book review]

    Timmermann, C., 2003, In : British Journal for the History of Science. 36, 3, p. 377-378

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  75. 2002
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  77. Published

    Claudia Wiesemann. Die heimliche Krankheit: Eine Geschichte des Suchtbegriffs [book review]

    Timmermann, C., 2002, In : Bulletin of the History of Medicine. 76, 1, p. 142-143

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  78. Published

    Robert N. Proctor, The Nazi War on Cancer [book review]

    Timmermann, C., 2002, In : British Journal for the History of Science. 35, p. 234-235

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  79. 2001
  80. Published
  81. Published

    A Model for the 'New Physician'? Hippocrates in Interwar Germany

    Timmermann, C. & Cantor, D. (ed.), 2001, Reinventing Hippocrates. Aldershot: Ashgate Publishing , p. 302-324

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  82. Published
  83. Published

    Constitutional Medicine, Neo-Romanticism and the Politics of anti-Mechanism in interwar Germany

    Timmermann, C., 2001, In : Bulletin of the History of Medicine. 75, 4, p. 717-739

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  84. Published

    Joerg Voegele, Urban Mortality Change in England and Germany, 1870-1913 [book review]

    Timmermann, C., 2001, In : Social History of Medicine. 14, 3, p. 568-569

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  85. Published

    Rationalising 'Folk Medicine' in Interwar Germany: Faith, Business and Science at Dr. Madaus & Co

    Timmermann, C., 2001, In : Social History of Medicine. 14, 3, p. 459-482

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  86. 2000
  87. Published

    Roland Girder, Landaerzte: Als Krankenbesuche noch Abenteuer waren [book review]

    Timmermann, C., 2000, In : Social History of Medicine. 13, 1, p. 191-192

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  88. Published

    Wer darf heilen und wer nicht? 'Kurpfuscherei' und die Krise der Medizin in der Weimarer Republik

    Timmermann, C., Hochadel, O. (ed.) & Kocher, U. (ed.), 2000, Lügen und Betrügen: Das Falsche in der Geschichte von der Antike bis zur Moderne. Cologne: Böhlau Verlag GmbH & Cie, p. 133-149

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  89. 1999
  90. Published
  91. Published

    Weimar Medical Culture: Doctors, Healers, and the Crisis of Medicine in Interwar Germany, 1918-1933

    Timmermann, C., 1999, Manchester: University of Manchester. 261 p.

    Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

  92. 1998
  93. Published
  94. Published

    Thomas H. Broman, The Transformation of German Academic Medicine, 1750–1820 [book review]

    Timmermann, C., 1998, In : British Journal for the History of Science. 31, 1998, p. 479-480

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  95. Published
  96. 1996
  97. Published

    Concepts of the Human Constitution in Weimar Medicine, 1918-1933

    Timmermann, C., 1996, Manchester: University of Manchester. 84 p.

    Research output: ThesisMaster's Thesis

  98. 1995
  99. Published

    Chemical cross-linking and analytical ultracentrifugation study of the histone-like protein HBsu: quaternary structure and DNA binding

    Timmermann, C., Behlke, J., Ristau, O., Gerst, H. & Heinemann, U., 1995, In : Progress in Colloid and Polymer Science. 99, p. 74-81

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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