Susanne E Ulbrich
Ulbrich S, Groebner A, Bauersachs S. Transcriptional profiling to address molecular determinants of endometrial receptivity--lessons from studies in livestock species. Methods. 2013;59:108-15 pubmed publisher
..The endometrium as sensor and driver of fertility may indicate the qualitative and quantitative nature of signaling molecules sent by the early embryo and in turn, accordingly impact on embryonic development. ..
Ulbrich S, Frohlich T, Schulke K, Englberger E, Waldschmitt N, Arnold G, et al
. Evidence for estrogen-dependent uterine serpin (SERPINA14) expression during estrus in the bovine endometrial glandular epithelium and lumen. Biol Reprod. 2009;81:795-805 pubmed publisher
..A supporting role toward providing a well-prepared endometrial environment for passing gametes, especially sperm, is assumed. ..
Ulbrich S, Meyer S, Zitta K, Hiendleder S, Sinowatz F, Bauersachs S, et al
. Bovine endometrial metallopeptidases MMP14 and MMP2 and the metallopeptidase inhibitor TIMP2 participate in maternal preparation of pregnancy. Mol Cell Endocrinol. 2011;332:48-57 pubmed publisher
..Matrix metallopeptidases are likely to participate in remodeling processes preparing a receptive endometrium for a timely and precise regulation of embryo development. ..