N Forde

Summary

Affiliation: University College Dublin
Country: Ireland

Publications

  1. pmc 'Conceptualizing' the Endometrium: Identification of Conceptus-Derived Proteins During Early Pregnancy in Cattle
    Niamh Forde
    School of Agriculture and Food Science, University College Dublin, Ireland
    Biol Reprod 92:156. 2015
  2. pmc Alterations in expression of endometrial genes coding for proteins secreted into the uterine lumen during conceptus elongation in cattle
    Niamh Forde
    School of Agriculture and Food Science, University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
    BMC Genomics 14:321. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Endometrial response of beef heifers on day 7 following insemination to supraphysiological concentrations of progesterone associated with superovulation
    N Forde
    School of Agriculture and Food Science, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin, Ireland
    Physiol Genomics 44:1107-15. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Effects of low progesterone on the endometrial transcriptome in cattle
    Niamh Forde
    School of Agriculture and Food Science, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin, Ireland
    Biol Reprod 87:124. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Evidence for an early endometrial response to pregnancy in cattle: both dependent upon and independent of interferon tau
    N Forde
    School of Agriculture and Food Science, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin, Ireland
    Physiol Genomics 44:799-810. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Transcriptomic analysis of the bovine endometrium: What is required to establish uterine receptivity to implantation in cattle?
    Niamh Forde
    School of Agriculture and Food Science, University College Dublin, Dublin 4, Ireland
    J Reprod Dev 58:189-95. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Progesterone-regulated changes in endometrial gene expression contribute to advanced conceptus development in cattle
    N Forde
    School of Agriculture, Food Science and Veterinary Medicine, Conway Institute, College of Life Sciences, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin, Ireland
    Biol Reprod 81:784-94. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Effect of pregnancy and progesterone concentration on expression of genes encoding for transporters or secreted proteins in the bovine endometrium
    N Forde
    School of Agriculture, Food Science and Veterinary Medicine, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin, Ireland
    Physiol Genomics 41:53-62. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Changes in the endometrial transcriptome during the bovine estrous cycle: effect of low circulating progesterone and consequences for conceptus elongation
    N Forde
    School of Agriculture, Food Science, and Veterinary Medicine, and Conway Institute, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin, Ireland
    Biol Reprod 84:266-78. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Conceptus-induced changes in the endometrial transcriptome: how soon does the cow know she is pregnant?
    N Forde
    School of Agriculture, Food Science and Veterinary Medicine, Conway Institute, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin, Ireland
    Biol Reprod 85:144-56. 2011

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  1. pmc 'Conceptualizing' the Endometrium: Identification of Conceptus-Derived Proteins During Early Pregnancy in Cattle
    Niamh Forde
    School of Agriculture and Food Science, University College Dublin, Ireland
    Biol Reprod 92:156. 2015
    ....
  2. pmc Alterations in expression of endometrial genes coding for proteins secreted into the uterine lumen during conceptus elongation in cattle
    Niamh Forde
    School of Agriculture and Food Science, University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
    BMC Genomics 14:321. 2013
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Endometrial response of beef heifers on day 7 following insemination to supraphysiological concentrations of progesterone associated with superovulation
    N Forde
    School of Agriculture and Food Science, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin, Ireland
    Physiol Genomics 44:1107-15. 2012
    ..9% of DEGs upregulated in the embryo. In conclusion, superovulation induces significant changes in the transcriptome of the endometrium which are distinct from those in the embryo...
  4. doi request reprint Effects of low progesterone on the endometrial transcriptome in cattle
    Niamh Forde
    School of Agriculture and Food Science, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin, Ireland
    Biol Reprod 87:124. 2012
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Evidence for an early endometrial response to pregnancy in cattle: both dependent upon and independent of interferon tau
    N Forde
    School of Agriculture and Food Science, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin, Ireland
    Physiol Genomics 44:799-810. 2012
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Transcriptomic analysis of the bovine endometrium: What is required to establish uterine receptivity to implantation in cattle?
    Niamh Forde
    School of Agriculture and Food Science, University College Dublin, Dublin 4, Ireland
    J Reprod Dev 58:189-95. 2012
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Progesterone-regulated changes in endometrial gene expression contribute to advanced conceptus development in cattle
    N Forde
    School of Agriculture, Food Science and Veterinary Medicine, Conway Institute, College of Life Sciences, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin, Ireland
    Biol Reprod 81:784-94. 2009
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Effect of pregnancy and progesterone concentration on expression of genes encoding for transporters or secreted proteins in the bovine endometrium
    N Forde
    School of Agriculture, Food Science and Veterinary Medicine, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin, Ireland
    Physiol Genomics 41:53-62. 2010
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Changes in the endometrial transcriptome during the bovine estrous cycle: effect of low circulating progesterone and consequences for conceptus elongation
    N Forde
    School of Agriculture, Food Science, and Veterinary Medicine, and Conway Institute, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin, Ireland
    Biol Reprod 84:266-78. 2011
    ..Under low P4 conditions, a suboptimal uterine environment with reduced ability to support conceptus elongation is observed...
  10. doi request reprint Conceptus-induced changes in the endometrial transcriptome: how soon does the cow know she is pregnant?
    N Forde
    School of Agriculture, Food Science and Veterinary Medicine, Conway Institute, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin, Ireland
    Biol Reprod 85:144-56. 2011
    ..The identified genes represent known and novel early markers of conceptus development and/or return to cyclicity and may be useful to identify the earliest stage at which the endometrial response to the conceptus is detectable...
  11. doi request reprint Effect of follicular aspiration just before ovulation on corpus luteum characteristics, circulating progesterone concentrations and uterine receptivity in single-ovulating and superstimulated heifers
    L O'Hara
    School of Agriculture and Food Science, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland
    Reproduction 143:673-82. 2012
    ....
  12. doi request reprint Effect of the metabolic environment at key stages of follicle development in cattle: focus on steroid biosynthesis
    S W Walsh
    School of Agriculture and Food Science, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin, Ireland
    Physiol Genomics 44:504-17. 2012
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Fertility and genomics: comparison of gene expression in contrasting reproductive tissues of female cattle
    P A McGettigan
    School of Agriculture and Food Science, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland
    Reprod Fertil Dev 28:11-24. 2016
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  14. doi request reprint Characterisation of endometrial gene expression and metabolic parameters in beef heifers yielding viable or non-viable embryos on Day 7 after insemination
    M E Beltman
    Veterinary Sciences Centre, School of Agriculture, Food Science and Veterinary Medicine, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland
    Reprod Fertil Dev 22:987-99. 2010
    ....
  15. doi request reprint Acute dietary restriction in heifers alters expression of genes regulating exposure and response to gonadotrophins and IGF in dominant follicles
    S W Walsh
    School of Agriculture and Food Science, University College Dublin, Belfield, Ireland
    Anim Reprod Sci 133:43-51. 2012
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Endometrial expression of progesterone-induced blocking factor and galectins-1, -3, -9, and -3 binding protein in the luteal phase and early pregnancy in cattle
    L A Okumu
    School of Agriculture, Food Science and Veterinary Medicine, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin, Ireland
    Physiol Genomics 43:903-10. 2011
    ..Additionally, LGALS9 and PIBF proteins were expressed in distinct uterine cell types. These results indicate that the galectins may be involved in uterine receptivity and/or implantation in heifers...
  17. ncbi request reprint Differential expression of genes for transcription factors in theca and granulosa cells following selection of a dominant follicle in cattle
    A E Zielak
    School of Agriculture Food Science and Veterinary Medicine, and the Conway Institute, College of Life Sciences, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin, Ireland
    Mol Reprod Dev 75:904-14. 2008
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  18. doi request reprint Differential expression of signal transduction factors in ovarian follicle development: a functional role for betaglycan and FIBP in granulosa cells in cattle
    N Forde
    School of Agriculture Food Science and Veterinary Medicine and Conway Institute for Biomolecular and Biomedical Research, College of Life Sciences, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin, Ireland
    Physiol Genomics 33:193-204. 2008
    ..Inhibition of genes for betaglycan and FIBP in granulosa cells in vitro suggests that they inhibit estradiol production in regressing subordinate follicles...
  19. doi request reprint The effect of elevated progesterone and pregnancy status on mRNA expression and localisation of progesterone and oestrogen receptors in the bovine uterus
    L A Okumu
    School of Agriculture, Food Science and Veterinary Medicine, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland
    Reproduction 140:143-53. 2010
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Effect of increasing progesterone concentration from Day 3 of pregnancy on subsequent embryo survival and development in beef heifers
    F Carter
    School of Agriculture, Food Science and Veterinary Medicine, College of Life Sciences, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland
    Reprod Fertil Dev 20:368-75. 2008
    ....
  21. doi request reprint Paradoxical effect of supplementary progesterone between Day 3 and Day 7 on corpus luteum function and conceptus development in cattle
    L O'Hara
    School of Agriculture and Food Science, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland
    Reprod Fertil Dev 26:328-36. 2014
    ....
  22. doi request reprint Oestrous cycles in Bos taurus cattle
    N Forde
    UCD School of Agriculture, Food Science and Veterinary Medicine, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland
    Anim Reprod Sci 124:163-9. 2011
    ..In postpartum cows resumption of regular oestrous cycles (in addition to uterine involution) is fundamental for re-establishment of pregnancy...
  23. doi request reprint Use of microarray technology to profile gene expression patterns important for reproduction in cattle
    A C O Evans
    School of Agriculture, Food Science and Veterinary Medicine, Conway Institute, University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
    Reprod Domest Anim 43:359-67. 2008
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Altered endometrial immune gene expression in beef heifers with retarded embryos
    M E Beltman
    School of Veterinary Medicine, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland
    Reprod Fertil Dev 25:966-70. 2013
    ..We propose that small disturbances in the expression of immune genes in the endometrium on Day 7 after oestrus can have detrimental effects on embryo survival. ..
  25. doi request reprint Evaluation of models to induce low progesterone during the early luteal phase in cattle
    M E Beltman
    Veterinary Sciences Centre, UCD School of Agriculture, Food Science and Veterinary Medicine, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland
    Theriogenology 72:986-92. 2009
    ..In summary, treatment with PGF(2alpha) on Days 3, 3.5, and 4 postestrus appeared to provide the best model to induce reduced circulating progesterone concentrations during the early luteal phase in cattle...
  26. doi request reprint Effect of combined exogenous progesterone with luteotrophic support via equine chorionic gonadotrophin (eCG) on corpus luteum development, circulating progesterone concentrations and embryo development in cattle
    L O'Hara
    School of Agriculture and Food Science, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland
    Reprod Fertil Dev 28:269-77. 2016
    ..The implications of the elevated oestradiol concentrations for embryo quality require further study. ..
  27. doi request reprint 109 effect of short term progesterone supplementation on circulating progesterone concentration, corpus luteum size, and early embryo development in cattle
    L O'Hara
    University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
    Reprod Fertil Dev 25:202. 2012
    ..002). These findings highlight the somewhat paradoxical effects of P4 supplementation when given in the early metoestrus period in terms of its positive effect on conceptus development and its potentially negative effects on CL lifespan...
  28. doi request reprint Temporal changes in endometrial gene expression and protein localization of members of the IGF family in cattle: effects of progesterone and pregnancy
    S D McCarthy
    Schools of Agriculture and Food Science, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin, Ireland
    Physiol Genomics 44:130-40. 2012
    ..In addition, the increased protein abundance of both IGF2 and IGFBP2 observed in heifers supplemented with P4 contributes to the enhanced conceptus elongation observed in this model...
  29. ncbi request reprint Association of the prion protein and its expression with ovarian follicle development in cattle
    N Forde
    School of Agriculture Food Science and Veterinary Medicine and the Conway Institute for Biomolecular and Biomedical Research, College of Life Sciences, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin, Ireland
    Mol Reprod Dev 75:243-9. 2008
    ..05) in theca cells of dominant compared to subordinate follicles. In conclusion, elevated PrP(C) was associated with ovarian follicle growth and development and we suggest that it may play a role in the success of follicle development...
  30. doi request reprint Temporal regulation of fibroblast growth factors and their receptors in the endometrium and conceptus during the pre-implantation period of pregnancy in cattle
    L A Okumu
    School of Agriculture and Food ScienceSchool of Veterinary MedicineConway Institute of Biomolecular and Biomedical ScienceUniversity College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland
    Reproduction 147:825-34. 2014
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint 85 effect of follicular aspiration just prior to ovulation on corpus luteum characteristics, circulating progesterone concentrations and uterine receptivity in single-ovulating beef heifers
    L O'Hara
    University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
    Reprod Fertil Dev 24:155. 2011
    ....
  32. doi request reprint 76 relationship between blastocyst cell number at embryo transfer and conceptus elongation on day 14: can supplementary progesterone rescue small embryos?
    L O'Hara
    School of Agriculture and Food Science, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland
    Reprod Fertil Dev 26:152. 2013
    ..In conclusion, results indicate that supplemental P4 is capable of "rescuing" poor quality blastocysts, presumably via the now well-described actions on the endometrium and consequent effects on uterine lumen fluid composition. ..
  33. doi request reprint Evidence of a molecular clock in the ovine ovary and the influence of photoperiod
    B A Murphy
    School of Agriculture and Food Science, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin, Ireland
    Theriogenology 84:208-16. 2015
    ..01, respectively), PTGS2, DBP, PTGER2, and CYP17A1 (P < 0.05, respectively), confirming the existence of a time-sensitive functionality within the ovary, which may influence steroidogenesis and is independent of the ovulatory cycle...
  34. doi request reprint 100 embryo survival and conceptus elongation following asynchronous embryo transfer in cattle
    F Randi
    University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
    Reprod Fertil Dev 27:143. 2014
    ..Supplementation with P4 shortened the interoestrous period in a significant number of heifers. Transfer to an advanced uterine environment promotes conceptus elongation, presumably driven by P4. ..
  35. doi request reprint Maternal-embryo interaction leading up to the initiation of implantation of pregnancy in cattle
    P Lonergan
    School of Agriculture and Food Science, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland
    Animal 8:64-9. 2014
    ..This review summarizes current knowledge on the communication between the developing embryo and the maternal reproductive tract. ..