Silvia Caluwaerts

Summary

Affiliation: Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Endovascular trophoblast invasion and associated structural changes in uterine spiral arteries of the pregnant rat
    S Caluwaerts
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, B3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Placenta 26:574-84. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Aging does not aggravate the pregnancy-induced adaptations in glucose tolerance in rats
    Silvia Caluwaerts
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Metabolism 55:409-14. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Diet-induced obesity in gravid rats engenders early hyperadiposity in the offspring
    Silvia Caluwaerts
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Metabolism 56:1431-8. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Is low-dose streptozotocin in rats an adequate model for gestational diabetes mellitus?
    Silvia Caluwaerts
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Soc Gynecol Investig 10:216-21. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Diet-induced obesity in the rat: a model for gestational diabetes mellitus
    Kathleen Holemans
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 190:858-65. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Adipose tissue in offspring of Lepr(db/+) mice: early-life environment vs. genotype
    Suzan Lambin
    Experimental Obstetrics and Gynecology, Onderwijs en Navorsing, Campus Gasthuisberg box 611, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 292:E262-71. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Adipokine profile and C-reactive protein in pregnancy: effects of glucose challenge response versus body mass index
    Johan Verhaeghe
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Soc Gynecol Investig 12:330-4. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Unravelling the fetal origins hypothesis
    Kathleen Holemans
    Lancet 360:2073; author reply 2074-5. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Agonistic autoantibodies to the AT1 receptor in a transgenic rat model of preeclampsia
    Ralf Dechend
    Medical Faculty of the Charite, Franz Volhard Clinic and Department of Pathology, HELIOS Klinikum Berlin, Germany
    Hypertension 45:742-6. 2005

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Endovascular trophoblast invasion and associated structural changes in uterine spiral arteries of the pregnant rat
    S Caluwaerts
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, B3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Placenta 26:574-84. 2005
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Aging does not aggravate the pregnancy-induced adaptations in glucose tolerance in rats
    Silvia Caluwaerts
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Metabolism 55:409-14. 2006
    ..This may suggest than an increased gestational diabetes mellitus prevalence in older women can similarly be explained by age as such...
  3. ncbi request reprint Diet-induced obesity in gravid rats engenders early hyperadiposity in the offspring
    Silvia Caluwaerts
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Metabolism 56:1431-8. 2007
    ..Future research should disclose whether these early-life effects are reactivated in conditions of heightened insulin resistance...
  4. ncbi request reprint Is low-dose streptozotocin in rats an adequate model for gestational diabetes mellitus?
    Silvia Caluwaerts
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Soc Gynecol Investig 10:216-21. 2003
    ..To examine the use of streptozotocin (SZ) in rats as a model for gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Diet-induced obesity in the rat: a model for gestational diabetes mellitus
    Kathleen Holemans
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 190:858-65. 2004
    ..However, in obese women, it is difficult to disentangle the genetic and environmental contributions. The aim of this study was to investigate whether diet-induced obesity results in GDM in rats with the same genetic background...
  6. ncbi request reprint Adipose tissue in offspring of Lepr(db/+) mice: early-life environment vs. genotype
    Suzan Lambin
    Experimental Obstetrics and Gynecology, Onderwijs en Navorsing, Campus Gasthuisberg box 611, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 292:E262-71. 2007
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Adipokine profile and C-reactive protein in pregnancy: effects of glucose challenge response versus body mass index
    Johan Verhaeghe
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Soc Gynecol Investig 12:330-4. 2005
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Unravelling the fetal origins hypothesis
    Kathleen Holemans
    Lancet 360:2073; author reply 2074-5. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Agonistic autoantibodies to the AT1 receptor in a transgenic rat model of preeclampsia
    Ralf Dechend
    Medical Faculty of the Charite, Franz Volhard Clinic and Department of Pathology, HELIOS Klinikum Berlin, Germany
    Hypertension 45:742-6. 2005
    ..Finally, we observed an atherosis-like lesion in the spiral arteries of the placental bed, which we called placental-bed arteriolosclerosis. Our model may be relevant to preeclampsia in humans...