Vinicius N Brito

Summary

Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Allelic variants of the gamma-aminobutyric acid-A receptor alpha1-subunit gene (GABRA1) are not associated with idiopathic gonadotropin-dependent precocious puberty in girls with and without electroencephalographic abnormalities
    Vinicius Nahime Brito
    Hospital das Clínicas da Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo Disciplina de Endocrinologia e Metabologia, Avenue Dr Eneas de Carvalho Aguiar, 155 2 andar Bloco 6, 05403900 Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 91:2432-6. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint A single luteinizing hormone determination 2 hours after depot leuprolide is useful for therapy monitoring of gonadotropin-dependent precocious puberty in girls
    Vinicius N Brito
    Hospital das Clínicas Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de Sao Paulo, Disciplina de Endocrinologia e Metabologia, Avenue Dr Eneas de Carvalho Aguiar, 155 2 degrees andar Bloco 6, 05403900, Sao Paulo SP, Brazil
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 89:4338-42. 2004
  3. doi request reprint Factors determining normal adult height in girls with gonadotropin-dependent precocious puberty treated with depot gonadotropin-releasing hormone analogs
    Vinicius Nahime Brito
    Hospital das Clinicas, Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de Sao Paulo, Disciplina de Endocrinologia e Metabologia, Avenida Dr Eneas de Carvalho Aguiar, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:2662-9. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Update on the etiology, diagnosis and therapeutic management of sexual precocity
    Vinicius Nahime Brito
    Unidade de Endocrinologia do Desenvolvimento, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Arq Bras Endocrinol Metabol 52:18-31. 2008
  5. pmc Mutational analysis of TAC3 and TACR3 genes in patients with idiopathic central pubertal disorders
    Cintia Tusset
    Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Arq Bras Endocrinol Metabol 56:646-52. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Weight-adjusted neonatal 17OH-progesterone cutoff levels improve the efficiency of newborn screening for congenital adrenal hyperplasia
    Giselle Hayashi
    Associação de Pais e Amigos dos Excepcionais de São Paulo, Brazil
    Arq Bras Endocrinol Metabol 55:632-7. 2011
  7. pmc Central precocious puberty that appears to be sporadic caused by paternally inherited mutations in the imprinted gene makorin ring finger 3
    Delanie B Macedo
    Unidade de Endocrinologia do Desenvolvimento e Laboratório de Hormônios e Genética Molecular LIM42, Disciplina de Endocrinologia D B M, A P A, L R M, D B, P C, L F G S, M G T, I J P A, B B M, V N B, A C L, Hospital das Clinicas da Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brasil, 05403 900 Departamento de Puericultura e Pediatria A C S R, M C, A C M, C E M, S R A, Faculdade de Medicina de Ribeirao Preto, da Universidade de Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, SP, Brasil, 14049900 Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Hypertension A P A, R S C, U B K, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School and Division of Endocrinology, A D, J N H Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, University of California
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 99:E1097-103. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Could the leukocyte x chromosome inactivation pattern be extrapolated to hair bulbs?
    Laura C Kaupert
    Laboratory of Hormones and Molecular Genetics LIM 42, Division of Endocrinology, Clinics Hospital, School of Medicine, Sao Paulo University, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Horm Res Paediatr 73:238-43. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Long-term surgical outcome of masculinizing genitoplasty in large cohort of patients with disorders of sex development
    Maria Helena Palma Sircili
    Endocrinology Division, Hormone and Molecular Genetics Laboratory LIM 42, Endocrinology Discipline, Hospital das Clinicas da FMUSP, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Urol 184:1122-7. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Molecular analysis of the neuropeptide Y1 receptor gene in human idiopathic gonadotropin-dependent precocious puberty and isolated hypogonadotropic hypogonadism
    Karina Cocco Monteiro Freitas
    Developmental Endocrinology Unit, Hormone and Molecular Genetics Laboratory, Clinical Hospital, Sao Paulo University Medical School, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Fertil Steril 87:627-34. 2007

Collaborators

  • Joel N Hirschhorn
  • Daiane Beneduzzi
  • Andrew Dauber
  • Zoran Gucev
  • Carlos Eduardo Martinelli
  • Tania A S S Bachega
  • Maria Helena Palma Sircili
  • Stephanie Seminara
  • URSULA KAISER
  • Ana Claudia Latronico
  • Berenice B Mendonca
  • Delanie B Macedo
  • Leticia F G Silveira
  • Cintia Tusset
  • Giselle Hayashi
  • Ericka B Trarbach
  • Laura C Kaupert
  • Milena Gurgel Teles
  • Karina Cocco Monteiro Freitas
  • Berenice Bilharinho Mendonca
  • Milena Teles
  • Gil Guerra Junior
  • Margaret de Castro
  • Milena G Teles
  • Ana Paula Abreu
  • Sonir R Antonini
  • Ana Claudia S Reis
  • Ivo J P Arnhold
  • Ayrton C Moreira
  • Priscilla Cukier
  • Luciana R Montenegro
  • Rona S Carroll
  • Guilherme Guaragna Filho
  • Berenice B de Mendonça
  • Sekoni D Noel
  • Priscila Cukier
  • Alexander A L Jorge
  • Carla Vallejos
  • Maria Fernanda Brondi
  • Cláudia Faure
  • Daiana Soares
  • Erica Oliveira
  • Ana Elisa C Billerbeck
  • Wendy Kuohung
  • Shuyun Xu
  • Suzy D C Bianco
  • Deborah Segaloff
  • Ya Xiong Tao
  • Ginny Ryan
  • Elaine Maria Frade Costa
  • Ivo Jorge Prado Arnhold

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Allelic variants of the gamma-aminobutyric acid-A receptor alpha1-subunit gene (GABRA1) are not associated with idiopathic gonadotropin-dependent precocious puberty in girls with and without electroencephalographic abnormalities
    Vinicius Nahime Brito
    Hospital das Clínicas da Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo Disciplina de Endocrinologia e Metabologia, Avenue Dr Eneas de Carvalho Aguiar, 155 2 andar Bloco 6, 05403900 Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 91:2432-6. 2006
    ..GABA inhibitory effects on GnRH neurons are mainly mediated by GABA-A receptor alpha1-subunit...
  2. ncbi request reprint A single luteinizing hormone determination 2 hours after depot leuprolide is useful for therapy monitoring of gonadotropin-dependent precocious puberty in girls
    Vinicius N Brito
    Hospital das Clínicas Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de Sao Paulo, Disciplina de Endocrinologia e Metabologia, Avenue Dr Eneas de Carvalho Aguiar, 155 2 degrees andar Bloco 6, 05403900, Sao Paulo SP, Brazil
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 89:4338-42. 2004
    ..6 IU/liter 2 h after depot leuprolide. The latter measurement may replace the classical GnRH test as a reliable and convenient tool for monitoring therapy in female gonadotropin-dependent precocious puberty...
  3. doi request reprint Factors determining normal adult height in girls with gonadotropin-dependent precocious puberty treated with depot gonadotropin-releasing hormone analogs
    Vinicius Nahime Brito
    Hospital das Clinicas, Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de Sao Paulo, Disciplina de Endocrinologia e Metabologia, Avenida Dr Eneas de Carvalho Aguiar, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:2662-9. 2008
    ..Several factors can affect adult height (AH) of patients with gonadotropin-dependent precocious puberty (GDPP) treated with depot GnRH analogs...
  4. ncbi request reprint Update on the etiology, diagnosis and therapeutic management of sexual precocity
    Vinicius Nahime Brito
    Unidade de Endocrinologia do Desenvolvimento, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Arq Bras Endocrinol Metabol 52:18-31. 2008
    ..Here, we provide an update on the etiology, diagnosis and management of sexual precocity...
  5. pmc Mutational analysis of TAC3 and TACR3 genes in patients with idiopathic central pubertal disorders
    Cintia Tusset
    Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Arq Bras Endocrinol Metabol 56:646-52. 2012
    ..To investigate the presence of variants in the TAC3 and TACR3 genes, which encode NKB and its receptor (NK3R), respectively, in a large cohort of patients with idiopathic central pubertal disorders...
  6. ncbi request reprint Weight-adjusted neonatal 17OH-progesterone cutoff levels improve the efficiency of newborn screening for congenital adrenal hyperplasia
    Giselle Hayashi
    Associação de Pais e Amigos dos Excepcionais de São Paulo, Brazil
    Arq Bras Endocrinol Metabol 55:632-7. 2011
    ..To evaluate weight-adjusted strategy for levels of neonatal-17OHP in order to improve newborn screening (NBS) efficiency...
  7. pmc Central precocious puberty that appears to be sporadic caused by paternally inherited mutations in the imprinted gene makorin ring finger 3
    Delanie B Macedo
    Unidade de Endocrinologia do Desenvolvimento e Laboratório de Hormônios e Genética Molecular LIM42, Disciplina de Endocrinologia D B M, A P A, L R M, D B, P C, L F G S, M G T, I J P A, B B M, V N B, A C L, Hospital das Clinicas da Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brasil, 05403 900 Departamento de Puericultura e Pediatria A C S R, M C, A C M, C E M, S R A, Faculdade de Medicina de Ribeirao Preto, da Universidade de Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, SP, Brasil, 14049900 Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Hypertension A P A, R S C, U B K, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School and Division of Endocrinology, A D, J N H Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, University of California
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 99:E1097-103. 2014
    ..MKRN3 has a potential inhibitory effect on GnRH secretion...
  8. doi request reprint Could the leukocyte x chromosome inactivation pattern be extrapolated to hair bulbs?
    Laura C Kaupert
    Laboratory of Hormones and Molecular Genetics LIM 42, Division of Endocrinology, Clinics Hospital, School of Medicine, Sao Paulo University, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Horm Res Paediatr 73:238-43. 2010
    ..In women, one of the X chromosomes is inactivated and the X chromosome inactivation (XCI) pattern varies among tissues. Previous studies of hyperandrogenic disorders only evaluated XCI in leukocytes...
  9. doi request reprint Long-term surgical outcome of masculinizing genitoplasty in large cohort of patients with disorders of sex development
    Maria Helena Palma Sircili
    Endocrinology Division, Hormone and Molecular Genetics Laboratory LIM 42, Endocrinology Discipline, Hospital das Clinicas da FMUSP, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Urol 184:1122-7. 2010
    ..We evaluated the results of masculinizing genitoplasty in a large cohort of patients with disorders of sex development treated at a single public tertiary center...
  10. ncbi request reprint Molecular analysis of the neuropeptide Y1 receptor gene in human idiopathic gonadotropin-dependent precocious puberty and isolated hypogonadotropic hypogonadism
    Karina Cocco Monteiro Freitas
    Developmental Endocrinology Unit, Hormone and Molecular Genetics Laboratory, Clinical Hospital, Sao Paulo University Medical School, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Fertil Steril 87:627-34. 2007
    ..To investigate the role of mutations or polymorphisms in the NPY-Y1R gene in human idiopathic central pubertal disorders...
  11. pmc A GPR54-activating mutation in a patient with central precocious puberty
    Milena Gurgel Teles
    Developmental Endocrinology Unit, Medical Investigation Laboratory, Clinicas Hospital, Sao Paulo University Medical School, Sao Paulo
    N Engl J Med 358:709-15. 2008
    ..In vitro studies have shown that this mutation leads to prolonged activation of intracellular signaling pathways in response to kisspeptin. The Arg386Pro mutant appears to be associated with central precocious puberty...
  12. ncbi request reprint Preclinical diagnosis of testotoxicosis in a boy with an activating mutation of the luteinizing hormone receptor
    Milena Teles
    Unidade de Endocrinologia do Desenvolvimento, Laboratorio de Hormonios e Genetica Molecular, Hospital das Clinicas, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Brasil
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 19:541-4. 2006
    ..Testotoxicosis is an autosomal dominant disorder usually recognized by progressive virilization, linear growth acceleration, skeletal maturation and pubertal testosterone levels in boys before 4 years of age...