National Centers for Translational Research in Reproduction and Infertility

Recent Publications

Amin, M., Simerman, A., Cho, M., Singh, P., Briton-Jones, C., Hill, D., Grogan, T., Elashoff, D., Clarke, N.J., Chazenbalk, G.D., and Dumesic, D.A. (2014) 21-Hydroxylase-Derived Steroids in Follicles of Nonobese Women Undergoing Ovarian Stimulation for in Vitro Fertilization (IVF) Positively Correlate With Lipid Content of Luteinized Granulosa Cells (LGCs) as a Source of Cholesterol for Steroid Synthesis. J Clin Endocrinol Metab 99:1299-1306.

McGee, W.K., Bishop, C.V., Pohl, C.R., Chang, R.J., Marshall, J.C., Pau, F.K., Stouffer, R.L., and Cameron J.L. (2014) Effects of hyperandrogenemia and increased adiposity on reproductive and metabolic parameters in young adult female monkeys. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 306:E1292-1304.

Keller, E., Chazenbalk, G.D., Aguilera, P., Madrigal, V., Grogan, T. Elashoff, D., Dumesic, D.A., and Abbott, D. H. (2014) Impaired preadipocyte differentiation into adipocytes in subcutaneous abdominal adipose of PCOS-like female rhesus monkeys. Endocrinology 155:2696-703.

Xu, J., McGee, W.K., Bishop, C.V., Park, B.S., Cameron, J.L., Zelinski, M.B., and Stouffer, R.L. (2015) Exposure of female macaques to Western-style diet with or without chronic T in vivo alters secondary follicle function during encapsulated 3-dimensional culture. Endocrinology 156:1133-1142.

Varlamov, O., Chu, M., Cornea, A., Sampath, H.,and Roberts, C.T. Jr. (2015) Cell-autonomous heterogeneity of nutrient uptake in white adipose tissue of rhesus macaques. Endocrinology 156:80-89.

Rodrigues, J.K., Navarro, P.A., Zelinski, M.B., Stouffer, R.L., and Xu, J. (2015) Direct actions of androgens on the survival, growth and secretion of steroids and anti-Müllerian hormone by individual macaque follicles during three-dimensional culture. Hum Reprod 30:664-674.

Cardoso, R.C, Veiga-Lopez, A., Moeller, J., Beckett, E., Pease, A., Keller, E., Madrigal, V., Chazenbalk, Gr., Dumesic, D., and Padmanabhan, V. (2016) Developmental Programming: Impact of Gestational Steroid and Metabolic Milieus on Adiposity and Insulin Sensitivity in Prenatal Testosterone-Treated Female Sheep. Endocrinology 157:522-535.

Bishop, C.V., Xu, F., Xu, J., Ting, A.Y.; Galbreath, E., McGee, W.K., Zelinski, M.B., Hennebold, J.D., Cameron, J.L., and Stouffer, R.L. (2016) Western-style diet, with and without chronic androgen treatment, alters the number, structure, and function of small antral follicles in ovaries of young adult monkeys. Fertil Steril 105:1023-1034.

Daughtry, B.L. and Chavez, S.L. (2016)  Chromosomal instability in mammalian pre-implantation embryos: potential causes, detection methods, and clinical consequences.  Cell Tissue Res 363:201-225. (Review)

Dumesic, D.A., Akopians, A.L., Madrigal, V.K., Ramirez, E., Margolis, D.J., Sarma, M.K., Thomas, A.M., Grogan, T.R., Haykal, R., Schooler, T.A., Okeya, B.L., Abbott, D.H., and Chazenbalk, G.D. (2016)  Hyperandrogenism accompanies increased intra-abdominal fat storage in normal weight polycystic ovary syndrome women.  J Clin Endocrinol Metab 101:4178-4188.