Michael von Wolff

Summary

Affiliation: University of Heidelberg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi Endometrial osteopontin, a ligand of beta3-integrin, is maximally expressed around the time of the "implantation window"
    M von Wolff
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ludwig Maximilians University Grosshaden, Munich, Germany
    Fertil Steril 76:775-81. 2001
  2. doi [Implantation: physiology, pathology and therapeutic options in disorders of implantation]
    Michael von Wolff
    Abteilung fur gynakologische Endokrinologie und Fertilitatsstorungen, Universitatsfrauenklinik Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Deutschland
    Gynakol Geburtshilfliche Rundsch 49:69-79. 2009
  3. doi Ovarian stimulation to cryopreserve fertilized oocytes in cancer patients can be started in the luteal phase
    Michael von Wolff
    Department of Gynecologic Endocrinology and Reproductive Medicine, Women s University Hospital, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Fertil Steril 92:1360-5. 2009
  4. doi Intravaginal and intracervical application of seminal plasma in in vitro fertilization or intracytoplasmic sperm injection treatment cycles--a double-blind, placebo-controlled, randomized pilot study
    Michael von Wolff
    Department of Gynecological Endocrinology and Reproductive Medicine, Women s University Hospital, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Fertil Steril 91:167-72. 2009
  5. doi [In vitro maturation--a new therapeutic option in polycystic ovary syndrome]
    Michael von Wolff
    Abteilung fur gynakologische Endokrinologie und Fertilitatsstorungen, Universitatsfrauenklinik Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Deutschland
    Gynakol Geburtshilfliche Rundsch 48:24-30. 2008
  6. ncbi Seminal plasma--immunomodulatory potential in men with normal and abnormal sperm count
    Michael von Wolff
    Department of Gynaecological Endocrinology and Reproductive Medicine, Women s University Hospital, University of Heidelberg, Vossstrasse 9, Heidelberg 69115, Germany
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 134:73-8. 2007
  7. ncbi [Pregnancy and tumor diseases--new perspectives of the modern reproduction medicine]
    Michael von Wolff
    Universitats Frauenklinik, Gynäkologische Endokrinologie und Fertilitätsstörungen, Heidelberg
    Kinderkrankenschwester 25:71-7. 2006
  8. ncbi Galectin fingerprinting in human endometrium and decidua during the menstrual cycle and in early gestation
    M von Wolff
    Department of Gynecological Endocrinology and Reproductive Medicine, Universitatsklinikum Heidelberg, Vossstrasse 9, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Mol Hum Reprod 11:189-94. 2005
  9. ncbi Glucose transporter proteins (GLUT) in human endometrium: expression, regulation, and function throughout the menstrual cycle and in early pregnancy
    Michael von Wolff
    Department of Gynecological Endocrinology and Reproductive Medicine, University of Heidelberg, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 88:3885-92. 2003
  10. ncbi Osteopontin is up-regulated in human decidual stromal cells
    Michael von Wolff
    Department of Gynecological Endocrinology and Reproductive Medicine, Women s University Hospital, University of Heidelberg, Vossstrasse 9, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Fertil Steril 81:741-8. 2004

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. ncbi Endometrial osteopontin, a ligand of beta3-integrin, is maximally expressed around the time of the "implantation window"
    M von Wolff
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ludwig Maximilians University Grosshaden, Munich, Germany
    Fertil Steril 76:775-81. 2001
    ..To analyze endometrial mRNA and protein expression of osteopontin and its receptor, beta3-integrin, throughout the menstrual cycle...
  2. doi [Implantation: physiology, pathology and therapeutic options in disorders of implantation]
    Michael von Wolff
    Abteilung fur gynakologische Endokrinologie und Fertilitatsstorungen, Universitatsfrauenklinik Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Deutschland
    Gynakol Geburtshilfliche Rundsch 49:69-79. 2009
    ..Therapeutic strategies to improve endometrial and embryonic function in recurrent implantation disorders are however still controversially discussed...
  3. doi Ovarian stimulation to cryopreserve fertilized oocytes in cancer patients can be started in the luteal phase
    Michael von Wolff
    Department of Gynecologic Endocrinology and Reproductive Medicine, Women s University Hospital, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Fertil Steril 92:1360-5. 2009
    ..To analyze if oocytes can be obtained in all patients before cancer treatment within 2 weeks by initiating ovarian stimulation during the follicular or luteal phase...
  4. doi Intravaginal and intracervical application of seminal plasma in in vitro fertilization or intracytoplasmic sperm injection treatment cycles--a double-blind, placebo-controlled, randomized pilot study
    Michael von Wolff
    Department of Gynecological Endocrinology and Reproductive Medicine, Women s University Hospital, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Fertil Steril 91:167-72. 2009
    ..To calculate the number of patients needed to achieve significance in a multicenter trial...
  5. doi [In vitro maturation--a new therapeutic option in polycystic ovary syndrome]
    Michael von Wolff
    Abteilung fur gynakologische Endokrinologie und Fertilitatsstorungen, Universitatsfrauenklinik Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Deutschland
    Gynakol Geburtshilfliche Rundsch 48:24-30. 2008
  6. ncbi Seminal plasma--immunomodulatory potential in men with normal and abnormal sperm count
    Michael von Wolff
    Department of Gynaecological Endocrinology and Reproductive Medicine, Women s University Hospital, University of Heidelberg, Vossstrasse 9, Heidelberg 69115, Germany
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 134:73-8. 2007
    ..To analyse if the stimulatory effect of seminal plasma correlates to the quality of the sperm count, the immunomodulatory potential of seminal plasma of fertile and infertile men was studied...
  7. ncbi [Pregnancy and tumor diseases--new perspectives of the modern reproduction medicine]
    Michael von Wolff
    Universitats Frauenklinik, Gynäkologische Endokrinologie und Fertilitätsstörungen, Heidelberg
    Kinderkrankenschwester 25:71-7. 2006
  8. ncbi Galectin fingerprinting in human endometrium and decidua during the menstrual cycle and in early gestation
    M von Wolff
    Department of Gynecological Endocrinology and Reproductive Medicine, Universitatsklinikum Heidelberg, Vossstrasse 9, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Mol Hum Reprod 11:189-94. 2005
    ..Cycle-dependent expression of galectin-1 in stromal cells and galectin-3 in epithelial cells suggest these lectins to be involved in the regulation of different endometrial cellular functions...
  9. ncbi Glucose transporter proteins (GLUT) in human endometrium: expression, regulation, and function throughout the menstrual cycle and in early pregnancy
    Michael von Wolff
    Department of Gynecological Endocrinology and Reproductive Medicine, University of Heidelberg, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 88:3885-92. 2003
    ..The suppression was caused by reduced stromal expression. Our results suggest stromal GLUT to play a role in the regulation of endometrial function and be compromised in the preparation of the endometrium for the implanting embryo...
  10. ncbi Osteopontin is up-regulated in human decidual stromal cells
    Michael von Wolff
    Department of Gynecological Endocrinology and Reproductive Medicine, Women s University Hospital, University of Heidelberg, Vossstrasse 9, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Fertil Steril 81:741-8. 2004
    ..To analyze expression and regulation of osteopontin in human stromal endometrial and decidual cells...
  11. ncbi Endometrial interleukin-6 in vitro is not regulated directly by female steroid hormones, but by pro-inflammatory cytokines and hypoxia
    M von Wolff
    Department of Endocrinology and Reproductive Medicine, Universitatsklinikum Heidelberg, Vossstrasse 9, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Mol Hum Reprod 8:1096-102. 2002
    ..These results suggest a tight and specific network of control for this important cytokine within different endometrial compartments...
  12. ncbi The long pentraxin PTX3 in human endometrium: regulation by steroids and trophoblast products
    Roxana M Popovici
    Department of Gynecological Endocrinology and Reproductive Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Voss Strasse 9, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Endocrinology 149:1136-43. 2008
    ..Also, of the factors secreted by trophoblast, IL-1beta induces PTX3 in human endometrial stromal cells...
  13. ncbi Gene expression profiling of human endometrial-trophoblast interaction in a coculture model
    Roxana M Popovici
    Department of Gynecological Endocrinology and Reproductive Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Voss Strasse 9, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Endocrinology 147:5662-75. 2006
    ..Others are genes so far unknown to play a role in endometrial-trophoblast interaction and open a wide field of investigation...
  14. doi Paracrine effects of uterine leucocytes on gene expression of human uterine stromal fibroblasts
    Ariane Germeyer
    Department of Gynecological Endocrinology and Reproductive Medicine, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Mol Hum Reprod 15:39-48. 2009
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  15. pmc Changes in cell proliferation, but not in vascularisation are characteristic for human endometrium in different reproductive failures--a pilot study
    Ariane Germeyer
    Department of Gynecological Endocrinology and Reproductive Medicine, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 8:67. 2010
    ..Prior clinical studies suggest an inadequate endometrial growth and development of the endometrium, leading to a lesser endometrial thickness...
  16. ncbi Galectin-9: a new endometrial epithelial marker for the mid- and late-secretory and decidual phases in humans
    Roxana M Popovici
    Department of Gynecological Endocrinology and Reproductive Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Voss Strasse 9, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:6170-6. 2005
    ..The galectin family has been reported to play a role in the regulation of cell growth, cell adhesion, apoptosis, inflammation, and immunomodulation, all of which are important for endometrial function, as well as implantation...
  17. doi [Hyperreactive luteomas during pregnancy--symptoms and complications: a case report]
    Ariane Germeyer
    Abteilung für Gynäkologische Endokrinologie und Reproduktionsmedizin, Universitatsfrauenklinik Heidelberg, Vossstrasse 9, Heidelberg, Germany
    Gynakol Geburtshilfliche Rundsch 49:331-4. 2009
    ..An ovarian biopsy revealed again the picture of hyperreactio luteinalis. Postpartum peripheral hormone levels fell within normal limits and the hyperandrogenic symptoms subsided...
  18. ncbi Cell-type specific expression and regulation of apolipoprotein D and E in human endometrium
    Ariane Germeyer
    Department of Gynaecological Endocrinology and Reproductive Medicine, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany Electronic address
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 170:487-91. 2013
    ..To assess the expression and regulation of antilipoprotein D (ApoD) and antilipoprotein E (ApoE) in human endometrium...
  19. doi In vitro maturation: a five-year experience
    Sabine Roesner
    Department of Gynecological Endocrinology and Fertility Disorders, Ruprecht Karls University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 91:22-7. 2012
    ..Although some patients may benefit from reduced follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) application, in-vitro maturation (IVM) belongs to the rare treatment options in assisted reproduction. We summarize our five-year IVM experience. ..
  20. ncbi Evidence for cycle-dependent expression of full-length human chorionic gonadotropin/luteinizing hormone receptor mRNA in human endometrium and decidua
    Peter Licht
    Division of Gynecological Endocrinology and Reproductive Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Erlangen Nurnberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Fertil Steril 79:718-23. 2003
    ..To investigate the expression of full-length and truncated hCG/LH-receptor mRNA in human endometrium and decidua...
  21. ncbi Expression of syndecans, cell-cell interaction regulating heparan sulfate proteoglycans, within the human endometrium and their regulation throughout the menstrual cycle
    Ariane Germeyer
    Department of Gynecological Endocrinology and Reproductive Medicine, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Fertil Steril 87:657-63. 2007
    ..To evaluate the expression of syndecan-1, -2, -3, and -4 in different phases of eutopic endometrium of normal cycling women...
  22. doi Specific secretory phase endometrial leukocytes of women with two and more consecutive idiopathic abortions are not significantly different from healthy controls
    Michael K Bohlmann
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, Campus Luebeck, Ratzeburger Allee 160, 23538, Luebeck, Germany
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 281:983-90. 2010
    ..To analyze concentrations of endometrial leukocytes in patients with idiopathic-repeated abortions...
  23. doi Hysteroscopic findings in women with two and with more than two first-trimester miscarriages are not significantly different
    Michael K Bohlmann
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital of Schleswig Holstein, Campus Luebeck, Ratzeburger Allee 160, 23538 Luebeck, Germany
    Reprod Biomed Online 21:230-6. 2010
    ..Due to the high rate of anomalies, their risk for adverse pregnancy outcome and a possible therapeutic approach, hysteroscopy might be a diagnostic option even after two early miscarriages...
  24. doi Xenotransplantation of cryopreserved ovarian tissue from patients with ovarian tumors into SCID mice--no evidence of malignant cell contamination
    Laura Lotz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Erlangen University Hospital, Erlangen, Germany
    Fertil Steril 95:2612-4.e1. 2011
    ..None of the mice presented symptoms of reintroduced malignancy nor did microscopic and immunohistochemical evaluation of the grafts raise any suspicion of residual malignant disease...
  25. doi Reduced pretreatment ovarian reserve in premenopausal female patients with Hodgkin lymphoma or non-Hodgkin-lymphoma--evaluation by using antimüllerian hormone and retrieved oocytes
    Barbara Lawrenz
    University Women s Hospital, Department of Gynaecological Endocrinology and Reproductive Medicine, Tubingen, Germany
    Fertil Steril 98:141-4. 2012
    ..To study whether the ovarian reserve in female lymphoma patients is already reduced before the start of chemotherapy...
  26. ncbi Intraoperative venous blood sampling to localize a small androgen-producing ovarian tumor
    Michael K Bohlmann
    Department of Gynecologic Endocrinology and Reproductive Medicine, University Hospital Heidelberg, Germany
    Gynecol Endocrinol 21:138-41. 2005
    ..We report the case of a Leydig cell tumor of the ovary where diagnostic attempts to localize the source of hyperandrogenism preoperatively failed owing to relatively small tumor size...
  27. pmc Oral contraception does not alter single dose saquinavir pharmacokinetics in women
    Margit Fröhlich
    Department of Internal Medicine VI, University Women s Hospital, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 57:244-52. 2004
    ..Thus, in the present study we aimed to investigate the influence of oral contraceptives (OC) on the pharmacokinetics of the protease inhibitor saquinavir...
  28. ncbi Immunology of human endometrium
    Ulrike Kammerer
    Universitäts Frauenklinik Würzburg, Germany
    Immunobiology 209:569-74. 2004
    ..This mini-review provides a brief overview of immunological features of the endometrium...
  29. ncbi In vitro maturation is an efficient technique to generate oocytes and should be considered in combination with cryopreservation of ovarian tissue for preservation of fertility in women
    Michael von Wolff
    J Clin Oncol 24:5336-7; author reply 5337-8. 2006