Anthony M Carter

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Affiliation: University of Southern Denmark
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Sources for comparative studies of placentation I. embryological collections
    A M Carter
    Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Southern Denmark, J B Winsloewvej 21, DK 5000 Odense, Denmark
    Placenta 29:95-8. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Comparative studies of placentation and immunology in non-human primates suggest a scenario for the evolution of deep trophoblast invasion and an explanation for human pregnancy disorders
    Anthony M Carter
    Cardiovascular and Renal Research, Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Southern Denmark, J B Winsloewsvej 21, DK 5000 Odense, Denmark
    Reproduction 141:391-6. 2011
  3. doi request reprint A new form of rodent placentation in the relict species, Laonastes aenigmamus (Rodentia: Diatomyidae)
    A M Carter
    Cardiovascular and Renal Research, Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Southern Denmark, 5000 Odense, Denmark
    Placenta 34:548-58. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Conservation of placentation during the tertiary radiation of mammals in South America
    Anthony Michael Carter
    Department of Cardiovascular and Renal Research, Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
    J Morphol 274:557-69. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Evolution of placental function in mammals: the molecular basis of gas and nutrient transfer, hormone secretion, and immune responses
    Anthony M Carter
    Cardiovascular and Renal Research, Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
    Physiol Rev 92:1543-76. 2012
  6. pmc Placentation in Sigmodontinae: a rodent taxon native to South America
    Phelipe O Favaron
    Department of Surgery, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 9:55. 2011
  7. pmc Placentation in the paca (Agouti paca L)
    Marina Bonatelli
    Department of Surgery, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 3:9. 2005
  8. pmc Placentation in dolphins from the Amazon River Basin: the Boto, Inia geoffrensis, and the Tucuxi, Sotalia fluviatilis
    Vera M F da Silva
    National Institute of Amazonian Research, Manaus, AM, Brazil
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 5:26. 2007
  9. pmc The subplacenta of the red-rumped agouti (Dasyprocta leporina L)
    Rosangela Felipe Rodrigues
    Department of Surgery, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 4:31. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Female reproductive tract and placentation in sucker-footed bats (Chiroptera: Myzopodidae) endemic to Madagascar
    A M Carter
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Southern Denmark, Odense DK 5000, Denmark
    Placenta 29:484-91. 2008

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  1. ncbi request reprint Sources for comparative studies of placentation I. embryological collections
    A M Carter
    Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Southern Denmark, J B Winsloewvej 21, DK 5000 Odense, Denmark
    Placenta 29:95-8. 2008
    ..Included are some of the major series of human and animal embryos, such as the Boyd and Carnegie collections, as these also house placental material...
  2. doi request reprint Comparative studies of placentation and immunology in non-human primates suggest a scenario for the evolution of deep trophoblast invasion and an explanation for human pregnancy disorders
    Anthony M Carter
    Cardiovascular and Renal Research, Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Southern Denmark, J B Winsloewsvej 21, DK 5000 Odense, Denmark
    Reproduction 141:391-6. 2011
    ..The fetal genotype is in part derived from the father providing an explanation for the paternal contribution to reproductive disorders...
  3. doi request reprint A new form of rodent placentation in the relict species, Laonastes aenigmamus (Rodentia: Diatomyidae)
    A M Carter
    Cardiovascular and Renal Research, Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Southern Denmark, 5000 Odense, Denmark
    Placenta 34:548-58. 2013
    ..We asked whether there were similarities in placentation that might reflect this relationship or differences that might cast light on the evolution of Hystricognathi...
  4. doi request reprint Conservation of placentation during the tertiary radiation of mammals in South America
    Anthony Michael Carter
    Department of Cardiovascular and Renal Research, Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
    J Morphol 274:557-69. 2013
    ..Thus, the successful radiation of these three groups, and their adaptation to diverse ecological niches, did not require substantial alterations in placentation...
  5. doi request reprint Evolution of placental function in mammals: the molecular basis of gas and nutrient transfer, hormone secretion, and immune responses
    Anthony M Carter
    Cardiovascular and Renal Research, Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
    Physiol Rev 92:1543-76. 2012
    ..Finally, coevolution in the primate lineage of killer immunoglobulin-like receptors and human leukocyte antigens can be linked to the deep invasion of the uterus by trophoblast that is a characteristic feature of human placentation...
  6. pmc Placentation in Sigmodontinae: a rodent taxon native to South America
    Phelipe O Favaron
    Department of Surgery, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 9:55. 2011
    ..Sigmodontinae, known as "New World rats and mice," is a large subfamily of Cricetidae for which we herein provide the first comprehensive investigation of the placenta...
  7. pmc Placentation in the paca (Agouti paca L)
    Marina Bonatelli
    Department of Surgery, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 3:9. 2005
    ..The paca is a South American rodent with potential as a commercial food animal. We examined paca placenta as part of a wider effort to understand the reproductive biology of this species...
  8. pmc Placentation in dolphins from the Amazon River Basin: the Boto, Inia geoffrensis, and the Tucuxi, Sotalia fluviatilis
    Vera M F da Silva
    National Institute of Amazonian Research, Manaus, AM, Brazil
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 5:26. 2007
    ..The endometrium was well vascularised and richly supplied with actively secreting glands. These findings are consistent with the current view that Cetacea are nested within Artiodactyla as sister group to the hippopotamids...
  9. pmc The subplacenta of the red-rumped agouti (Dasyprocta leporina L)
    Rosangela Felipe Rodrigues
    Department of Surgery, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 4:31. 2006
    ..Beneath them, however, is a structure unique to hystricognath rodents called the subplacenta. We here describe the subplacenta of the red-rumped agouti and examine the possible functional correlates of this structure...
  10. doi request reprint Female reproductive tract and placentation in sucker-footed bats (Chiroptera: Myzopodidae) endemic to Madagascar
    A M Carter
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Southern Denmark, Odense DK 5000, Denmark
    Placenta 29:484-91. 2008
    ..No support was found for alternative hypotheses that include Myzopodidae in the noctilionoid or vespertilionoid lineages...
  11. ncbi request reprint Comparative aspects of placental evolution: a workshop report
    A M Carter
    Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
    Placenta 28:S129-32. 2007
  12. ncbi request reprint Evolution of the placenta in eutherian mammals
    A M Carter
    Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Southern Denmark, DK 5000 Odense, Denmark
    Placenta 28:259-62. 2007
    ..Examples are given of recent findings that could benefit cladistic analysis of placental evolution...
  13. ncbi request reprint Animal models of human placentation--a review
    A M Carter
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Southern Denmark, Winsloewparken 21, Third Floor, DK 5000 Odense, Denmark
    Placenta 28:S41-7. 2007
    ..Models that are likely to be established in the wake of comparative genomics include the marmoset, tree shrew, hedgehog tenrec and nine-banded armadillo...
  14. doi request reprint What fossils can tell us about the evolution of viviparity and placentation
    A M Carter
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Southern Denmark, J B Winsloewvej 21, Third Floor, DK 5000 Odense, Denmark
    Placenta 29:930-1. 2008
    ..In one instance there is sufficient representation of soft tissue to imply that early horses had a diffuse placenta, much as had been predicted by phylogenetic analyses of placentation...
  15. doi request reprint Placentation in mammals once grouped as insectivores
    Anthony M Carter
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
    Int J Dev Biol 54:483-93. 2010
    ..One of these, the European hedgehog (Erinaceus europaeus), has not been studied with current methodology and renewed investigation of this or the closely related genus Atelerix should be a priority...
  16. doi request reprint Hans Strahl's pioneering studies in comparative placentation
    A M Carter
    Cardiovascular and Renal Research, Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Southern Denmark, 5000 Odense, Denmark
    Placenta 31:848-52. 2010
    ..We here provide a summary of some of the most important findings made by Strahl including work on placentation in carnivores and higher primates that remains unsurpassed...
  17. doi request reprint Thomas George Lee - Implantation and early development of North American rodents
    A M Carter
    Cardiovascular and Renal Research, Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Southern Denmark, 5000 Odense, Denmark
    Placenta 32:8-10. 2011
    ..It now forms part of the Harland W. Mossman Collection at the University of Wisconsin...
  18. doi request reprint Evolution of factors affecting placental oxygen transfer
    A M Carter
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Southern Denmark, DK 5000 Odense, Denmark
    Placenta 30:S19-25. 2009
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  19. ncbi request reprint Structure of the definitive placenta of the tenrec, Echinops telfairi
    A M Carter
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Southern Denmark, Winsloewparken 21, Third Floor, 5000 Odense, Denmark
    Placenta 25:218-32. 2004
    ..Some of these distinctive features of Echinops placenta are shared with individual afrotherians, but no significant characteristic of definitive placentation is shared by all the Afrotheria...
  20. pmc Comparative aspects of trophoblast development and placentation
    Anthony M Carter
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Southern Denmark, Winsloewparken 21, DK 5000 Odense, Denmark
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 2:46. 2004
    ..This is also a likely scenario for Xenarthra and the bats. We argue that a definitive epitheliochorial placenta is a secondary specialization and that it evolved twice, once in the Laurasiatheria and once in the lemurs and lorises...
  21. ncbi request reprint The insulin-like growth factor system in mammalian pregnancy--a workshop report
    A M Carter
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Southern Denmark, Odense 5000, Denmark
    Placenta 25:S53-6. 2004
  22. doi request reprint Evolution of invasive placentation with special reference to non-human primates
    Anthony M Carter
    Department of Cardiovascular and Renal Research, Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Southern Denmark, J B Winsloewsvej 21, DK 5000 Odense, Denmark
    Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 25:249-57. 2011
    ..As the still enigmatic disease of pre-eclampsia also occurs in these species, such information may reveal the evolutionary roots of this disease of impaired maternal-fetal interaction...
  23. ncbi request reprint Development of the haemophagous region and labyrinth of the placenta of the tenrec, Echinops telfairi
    A M Carter
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
    Placenta 26:251-61. 2005
    ..Thus interaction of the trophoblast with the endometrium is substantially different in the central zone compared to the area of the preplacental pad...
  24. ncbi request reprint Placentation in an American mole, Scalopus aquaticus
    A M Carter
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Southern Denmark, Odense
    Placenta 26:597-600. 2005
    ..These findings are discussed in relation to subsequent work on the European mole and current thinking about placental evolution...
  25. ncbi request reprint Evolution of the placenta and fetal membranes seen in the light of molecular phylogenetics
    A M Carter
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Southern Denmark, Winsloewparken 21, DK 5000 Odense, Denmark
    Placenta 22:800-7. 2001
    ..Therefore, future comparative studies should strive to include species such as the rock hyrax and the armadillo...
  26. ncbi request reprint The fetal membranes of the otter shrews and a synapomorphy for afrotheria
    A M Carter
    Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Southern Denmark, DK 5000 Odense, Denmark
    Placenta 27:258-68. 2006
    ..This is significant because previous anatomical studies have failed to establish a single synapomorphy in support of Afrotheria...
  27. ncbi request reprint The expression of insulin-like growth factor and insulin-like growth factor binding protein mRNAs in mouse placenta
    A M Carter
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario N6A 4V2, Canada
    Placenta 27:278-90. 2006
    ..These findings suggest possible biological roles of the peptides at the feto-maternal interface...
  28. ncbi request reprint Placentation in species of phylogenetic importance: the Afrotheria
    A M Carter
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Southern Denmark, Winsloewparken 21, Third Floor, DK 5000 Odense, Denmark
    Anim Reprod Sci 82:35-48. 2004
    ..The elephant, manatee, and aardvark all have circumferential placentas. Thus the formation of a discoid placenta with a more or less extensive secondary placenta in elephant shrews and tenrecs would also be a derived state...
  29. pmc Growth and development of the placenta in the capybara (Hydrochaeris hydrochaeris)
    Claudia Kanashiro
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 7:57. 2009
    ..We paid attention to the development of the lobulated arrangement of the placenta, the growth of the labyrinth in the course of gestation, the differentiation of the subplacenta, and the pattern of invasion by extraplacental trophoblast...
  30. ncbi request reprint Adrenocorticotrophic hormone (ACTH) stimulation of sheep fetal adrenal cortex can occur without increased expression of ACTH receptor (ACTH-R) mRNA
    A M Carter
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Southern Denmark, Odense
    Reprod Fertil Dev 14:1-6. 2002
    ..It was concluded that ACTH is able to increase plasma cortisol concentrations in the sheep fetus by up-regulating cortisol synthesis in the adrenal gland, but that in vivo this does not require up-regulation of ACTH-R mRNA...
  31. ncbi request reprint Altered expression of IGFs and IGF-binding proteins during intrauterine growth restriction in guinea pigs
    A M Carter
    Child Health Research Institute, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario N6C 2V5, Canada
    J Endocrinol 184:179-89. 2005
    ..The results are consistent with reduced IGF action, directly or through inhibition by IGFBPs, particularly by circulating and tissue IGFBP-2, as a potential causal factor in decreased growth of the placenta and certain fetal tissues...
  32. ncbi request reprint Comparative placentation and animal models: patterns of trophoblast invasion -- a workshop report
    A M Carter
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
    Placenta 27:S30-3. 2006
  33. doi request reprint Evolution of the placenta and associated reproductive characters in bats
    Anthony M Carter
    Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
    J Exp Zool B Mol Dev Evol 310:428-49. 2008
    ..However, analysis of early development, placentation and other reproductive parameters resulted in derived character conditions for the megabats as well as for each of the four major lineages of microbats...
  34. ncbi request reprint Adrenomedullin expression during hypoxia in fetal sheep
    R I Jensen
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
    Acta Physiol Scand 183:219-28. 2005
    ..We asked how adrenomedullin (AM), a vasodilator peptide, was distributed in fetal sheep organs and whether expression of AM would be upregulated in response to moderate acute fetal hypoxia in vivo...
  35. ncbi request reprint Placental oxygen consumption. Part I: in vivo studies--a review
    A M Carter
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Southern Denmark, Odense
    Placenta 21:S31-7. 2000
    ..Premature exposure of trophoblast to high oxygen tensions in vivo may result in reduced villous branching, but this is likely to be a cause, rather than a consequence, of reduced fetal growth and oxygen consumption...
  36. ncbi request reprint Placentation in the Amazonian manatee (Trichechus inunguis)
    A M Carter
    University of Southern Denmark, JB Winsloewsvej 21, DK 5000 Odense, Denmark
    Reprod Fertil Dev 20:537-45. 2008
    ..Overall, there is a close resemblance in placentation between the manatee and the elephant...
  37. ncbi request reprint Spatial and temporal patterns of expression of messenger RNA for insulin-like growth factors and their binding proteins in the placenta of man and laboratory animals
    V K Han
    Department of Paediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Biochemistry and Anatomy, MRC Group in Fetal and Neonatal Health and Development, Lawson Research Institute, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, N6A 4V2, Canada
    Placenta 21:289-305. 2000
    ..Comparative studies will continue to be required to understand the functional role of IGFs and IGFBPs in each species...
  38. ncbi request reprint Control of growth and development of the feto-placental unit
    V K Han
    CIHR Group in Fetal and Neonatal Health and Development, Lawson Health Research Institute and Child Health Research Institute, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    Curr Opin Pharmacol 1:632-40. 2001
    ..Growth restriction of epigenetic basis can predispose to adult-onset diseases. The mechanisms underlying this process, termed 'fetal programming', are beginning to be understood...
  39. ncbi request reprint Evolution of the placenta during the early radiation of placental mammals
    Andrea Mess
    Museum of Natural History, Department of Research, Humboldt University Berlin, Invalidenstr 43, DE 10115 Berlin, Germany
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 148:769-79. 2007
    ..Finally we discuss other factors important to placental gas exchange and point to physiological variables that might become amenable to phylogenetic analysis...
  40. ncbi request reprint Glycosylation at the fetomaternal interface in hemomonochorial placentae from five widely separated species of mammal: is there evidence for convergent evolution?
    Carolyn J P Jones
    Division of Human Development, University of Manchester, St Mary s Hospital, Manchester, UK
    Cells Tissues Organs 185:269-84. 2007
    ..Similar classes of glycan at the hemochorial interface suggest conservation of function. The observed lectin binding patterns suggest broad similarities of glycosylation that may have arisen by convergent evolution...
  41. ncbi request reprint Evolutionary transformations of fetal membrane characters in Eutheria with special reference to Afrotheria
    Andrea Mess
    Institut für Systematische Zoologie, Museum für Naturkunde, Humboldt Universitat Berlin, DE 10115 Berlin, Germany
    J Exp Zool B Mol Dev Evol 306:140-63. 2006
    ..e., the occurrence of a four-lobed allantoic sac. Thus, contrary to previous assertions, it is possible to identify morphological characters that could be synapomorphic for this novel taxon...
  42. doi request reprint Maintaining the integrity of trophoblast during growth of the placenta. Focus on "Insulin-like growth factor I and II regulate the life cycle of trophoblast in the developing human placenta"
    Anthony M Carter
    Am J Physiol Cell Physiol 294:C1303-4. 2008