A A Ashkar

Summary

Affiliation: University of Guelph
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Interferon gamma contributes to initiation of uterine vascular modification, decidual integrity, and uterine natural killer cell maturation during normal murine pregnancy
    A A Ashkar
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada N1G 2W1
    J Exp Med 192:259-70. 2000
  2. ncbi Functions of uterine natural killer cells are mediated by interferon gamma production during murine pregnancy
    A A Ashkar
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, N1G 2W1, Canada
    Semin Immunol 13:235-41. 2001
  3. ncbi Transplantation into genetically alymphoid mice as an approach to dissect the roles of uterine natural killer cells during pregnancy--a review
    B A Croy
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada
    Placenta 21:S77-80. 2000
  4. ncbi Interferon-gamma contributes to the normalcy of murine pregnancy
    A A Ashkar
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada N1G 2W1
    Biol Reprod 61:493-502. 1999
  5. ncbi Can murine uterine natural killer cells give insights into the pathogenesis of preeclampsia?
    B A Croy
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph, Canada
    J Soc Gynecol Investig 7:12-20. 2000
  6. ncbi Histological studies of gene-ablated mice support important functional roles for natural killer cells in the uterus during pregnancy
    B A Croy
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Guelph, Ont, Canada
    J Reprod Immunol 35:111-33. 1997

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. pmc Interferon gamma contributes to initiation of uterine vascular modification, decidual integrity, and uterine natural killer cell maturation during normal murine pregnancy
    A A Ashkar
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada N1G 2W1
    J Exp Med 192:259-70. 2000
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  2. ncbi Functions of uterine natural killer cells are mediated by interferon gamma production during murine pregnancy
    A A Ashkar
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, N1G 2W1, Canada
    Semin Immunol 13:235-41. 2001
    ..Grafts from IFN- gamma(-/-)mice are restored uNK cells, but the uNK cells did not reverse the phenotypes. This review focuses on the functions of uNK cell-derived IFN- gamma and the genes that it may regulate in the pregnant uterus...
  3. ncbi Transplantation into genetically alymphoid mice as an approach to dissect the roles of uterine natural killer cells during pregnancy--a review
    B A Croy
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada
    Placenta 21:S77-80. 2000
    ....
  4. ncbi Interferon-gamma contributes to the normalcy of murine pregnancy
    A A Ashkar
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada N1G 2W1
    Biol Reprod 61:493-502. 1999
    ..Furthermore, evidence is presented that IFN-gamma-producing cells exist in mesometrial regions of implantation sites that are neither NK nor T cells...
  5. ncbi Can murine uterine natural killer cells give insights into the pathogenesis of preeclampsia?
    B A Croy
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph, Canada
    J Soc Gynecol Investig 7:12-20. 2000
    ..If so, changes in numbers or levels of activity of human uterine NK cells or mutations in genes regulated by uterine interferon-gamma could contribute to initiation of preeclampsia...
  6. ncbi Histological studies of gene-ablated mice support important functional roles for natural killer cells in the uterus during pregnancy
    B A Croy
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Guelph, Ont, Canada
    J Reprod Immunol 35:111-33. 1997
    ....