Thorsten Braun

Summary

Affiliation: Humboldt University
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Fetal and neonatal outcomes after term and preterm delivery following betamethasone administration
    Thorsten Braun
    Departments of Obstetrics and Division of Experimental Obstetrics, Study Group Perinatal Programming, Charite Campus Virchow, Berlin, Germany Electronic address
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 130:64-9. 2015
  2. pmc Early dexamethasone treatment induces placental apoptosis in sheep
    Thorsten Braun
    Division of Experimental Obstetrics, Department of Obstetrics, Study Group Perinatal Programming, Campus Virchow, Berlin, Germany
    Reprod Sci 22:47-59. 2015
  3. doi request reprint Growth restricting effects of a single course of antenatal betamethasone treatment and the role of human placental lactogen
    T Braun
    Department of Obstetrics, Charite University Berlin, Campus Virchow, Berlin, Germany
    Placenta 34:407-15. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Mirror syndrome: a systematic review of fetal associated conditions, maternal presentation and perinatal outcome
    Thorsten Braun
    Department of Obstetrics, Charite Campus Virchow, Berlin, Germany
    Fetal Diagn Ther 27:191-203. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Differential appearance of placentomes and expression of prostaglandin H synthase type 2 in placentome subtypes after betamethasone treatment of sheep late in gestation
    T Braun
    Department of Physiology and Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Toronto, MSB, Rm 3368, 1 King s College Circle, Toronto, Ontario M5S 1A8, Canada
    Placenta 32:295-303. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Effects of maternal dexamethasone treatment in early pregnancy on pituitary-adrenal axis in fetal sheep
    Thorsten Braun
    Department of Physiology and Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario M5S 1A8, Canada
    Endocrinology 150:5466-77. 2009
  7. pmc The dilution effect and the importance of selecting the right internal control genes for RT-qPCR: a paradigmatic approach in fetal sheep
    Huaisheng Xu
    Departments of Obstetrics and Division of Experimental Obstetrics, Charite University Berlin, Augustenburger Platz 1, Berlin, Germany
    BMC Res Notes 8:58. 2015
  8. ncbi request reprint Maternal betamethasone administration reduces binucleate cell number and placental lactogen in sheep
    Thorsten Braun
    Department of Physiology and Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Toronto, MSB, 1 King s College Circle, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Endocrinol 194:337-47. 2007
  9. doi request reprint The dilution effect and the importance of selecting the right internal control genes for RT-qPCR: a paradigmatic approach in fetal sheep
    Huaisheng Xu
    Departments of Obstetrics and Division of Experimental Obstetrics, Charite University Berlin, Augustenburger Platz 1, Berlin, Germany
    BMC Res Notes 8:973. 2015

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. doi request reprint Fetal and neonatal outcomes after term and preterm delivery following betamethasone administration
    Thorsten Braun
    Departments of Obstetrics and Division of Experimental Obstetrics, Study Group Perinatal Programming, Charite Campus Virchow, Berlin, Germany Electronic address
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 130:64-9. 2015
    ..To determine the effects of betamethasone on fetal growth and neonatal outcomes...
  2. pmc Early dexamethasone treatment induces placental apoptosis in sheep
    Thorsten Braun
    Division of Experimental Obstetrics, Department of Obstetrics, Study Group Perinatal Programming, Campus Virchow, Berlin, Germany
    Reprod Sci 22:47-59. 2015
    ..Early DEX was associated with sex-specific, transient alterations in BNC numbers, which may contribute to changes in placental and fetal development. Furthermore, in females, altered placental apoptosis markers may be involved. ..
  3. doi request reprint Growth restricting effects of a single course of antenatal betamethasone treatment and the role of human placental lactogen
    T Braun
    Department of Obstetrics, Charite University Berlin, Campus Virchow, Berlin, Germany
    Placenta 34:407-15. 2013
    ..We therefore hypothesized that also in humans a single course of BET administration is associated with a reduction of PL, associated with a deceleration in fetal growth...
  4. doi request reprint Mirror syndrome: a systematic review of fetal associated conditions, maternal presentation and perinatal outcome
    Thorsten Braun
    Department of Obstetrics, Charite Campus Virchow, Berlin, Germany
    Fetal Diagn Ther 27:191-203. 2010
    ..We describe a case report in association with fetal Ebstein anomaly and provide a systematic review on the fetal associated conditions, maternal presentation and perinatal outcome reported for mirror syndrome...
  5. doi request reprint Differential appearance of placentomes and expression of prostaglandin H synthase type 2 in placentome subtypes after betamethasone treatment of sheep late in gestation
    T Braun
    Department of Physiology and Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Toronto, MSB, Rm 3368, 1 King s College Circle, Toronto, Ontario M5S 1A8, Canada
    Placenta 32:295-303. 2011
    ..However, the consequences of maternal GC on placental morphology and enzyme expression are unclear...
  6. doi request reprint Effects of maternal dexamethasone treatment in early pregnancy on pituitary-adrenal axis in fetal sheep
    Thorsten Braun
    Department of Physiology and Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario M5S 1A8, Canada
    Endocrinology 150:5466-77. 2009
    ..In females, this effect may be attributed, in part, to increased fetal adrenal steroidogenic activity...
  7. pmc The dilution effect and the importance of selecting the right internal control genes for RT-qPCR: a paradigmatic approach in fetal sheep
    Huaisheng Xu
    Departments of Obstetrics and Division of Experimental Obstetrics, Charite University Berlin, Augustenburger Platz 1, Berlin, Germany
    BMC Res Notes 8:58. 2015
    ..The effect of the two approaches used to select the best ICG(s) was compared by normalization of NR3C1 (glucocorticoid receptor) mRNA expression, as an example for a target gene...
  8. ncbi request reprint Maternal betamethasone administration reduces binucleate cell number and placental lactogen in sheep
    Thorsten Braun
    Department of Physiology and Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Toronto, MSB, 1 King s College Circle, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Endocrinol 194:337-47. 2007
    ..These data may suggest a placental role in growth restrictive effects of prenatal maternal BET exposure through alterations in placental output of oPL, a key metabolic hormone of pregnancy...
  9. doi request reprint The dilution effect and the importance of selecting the right internal control genes for RT-qPCR: a paradigmatic approach in fetal sheep
    Huaisheng Xu
    Departments of Obstetrics and Division of Experimental Obstetrics, Charite University Berlin, Augustenburger Platz 1, Berlin, Germany
    BMC Res Notes 8:973. 2015
    ..The effect of the two approaches used to select the best ICG(s) was compared by normalization of NR3C1 (glucocorticoid receptor) mRNA expression, as an example for a target gene...