Marion Blumenstein

Summary

Affiliation: University of Auckland
Country: New Zealand

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Plasma clusterin increased prior to small for gestational age (SGA) associated with preeclampsia and decreased prior to SGA in normotensive pregnancies
    Marion Blumenstein
    School of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Reprod Sci 19:650-7. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Aberrant processing of plasma vitronectin and high-molecular-weight kininogen precedes the onset of preeclampsia
    Marion Blumenstein
    School of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Reprod Sci 16:1144-52. 2009
  3. doi request reprint A proteomic approach identifies early pregnancy biomarkers for preeclampsia: novel linkages between a predisposition to preeclampsia and cardiovascular disease
    Marion Blumenstein
    School of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Proteomics 9:2929-45. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Suppressors of cytokine signaling proteins in human preterm placental tissues
    M Blumenstein
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Mol Endocrinol 35:165-75. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Hypoxia inhibits activin A production by term villous trophoblast in vitro
    M Blumenstein
    Liggins Institute, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, The University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    Placenta 23:735-41. 2002
  6. doi request reprint An altered pattern of circulating apolipoprotein E3 isoforms is implicated in preeclampsia
    Kelly R Atkinson
    School of Biological Sciences, The University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Lipid Res 50:71-80. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Identification of suppressors of cytokine signaling (SOCS) proteins in human gestational tissues: differential regulation is associated with the onset of labor
    Marion Blumenstein
    Liggins Institute, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 87:1094-7. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint UDP-glucuronosyltransferase activity, expression and cellular localization in human placenta at term
    Abby C Collier
    Department of Pharmacology and Clinical Pharmacology, University of Auckland Medical School, Private Bag 92019 Auckland, New Zealand
    Biochem Pharmacol 63:409-19. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Cytokines, prostaglandins and parturition--a review
    J A Keelan
    Liggins Institute, University of Auckland, 2 6 Park Ave, Grafton, New Zealand
    Placenta 24:S33-46. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and specificity of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs for the inhibition of cytokine-stimulated prostaglandin E(2) secretion by amnion-derived WISH cells
    T A Sato
    Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, Division of Pharmacology and Clinical Pharmacology, Liggins Institute, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 66:525-7. 2002

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Plasma clusterin increased prior to small for gestational age (SGA) associated with preeclampsia and decreased prior to SGA in normotensive pregnancies
    Marion Blumenstein
    School of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Reprod Sci 19:650-7. 2012
    ..2 (SD 9.4)g/ml, P = 1.0]. Screening for clusterin levels and/or its different isoformsmay be useful in mid-pregnancy to identify women who subsequently develop SGA but remain normotensive or who develop preeclampsia with SGA...
  2. doi request reprint Aberrant processing of plasma vitronectin and high-molecular-weight kininogen precedes the onset of preeclampsia
    Marion Blumenstein
    School of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Reprod Sci 16:1144-52. 2009
    ..Vitronectin and HK may prove to be useful as early markers of fibrinolytic activity and neutrophil activation, which are known to be associated with preeclampsia...
  3. doi request reprint A proteomic approach identifies early pregnancy biomarkers for preeclampsia: novel linkages between a predisposition to preeclampsia and cardiovascular disease
    Marion Blumenstein
    School of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Proteomics 9:2929-45. 2009
    ..Our findings are remarkably similar to recently identified proteins complexed to high-density lipoprotein and linked to cardiovascular disease...
  4. ncbi request reprint Suppressors of cytokine signaling proteins in human preterm placental tissues
    M Blumenstein
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Mol Endocrinol 35:165-75. 2005
    ..Lack of labor-associated changes in SOCS levels suggests that the regulation of SOCS expression in preterm gestational tissues differs from those at term, perhaps reflecting roles in regulating placental somatotropic responses...
  5. ncbi request reprint Hypoxia inhibits activin A production by term villous trophoblast in vitro
    M Blumenstein
    Liggins Institute, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, The University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    Placenta 23:735-41. 2002
    ..Other as yet unknown maternal/placental factors may contribute to elevated activin A production in women with severe pre-eclampsia...
  6. doi request reprint An altered pattern of circulating apolipoprotein E3 isoforms is implicated in preeclampsia
    Kelly R Atkinson
    School of Biological Sciences, The University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Lipid Res 50:71-80. 2009
    ..These findings point to a novel mechanistic link between preeclampsia and subsequent cardiovascular disease...
  7. ncbi request reprint Identification of suppressors of cytokine signaling (SOCS) proteins in human gestational tissues: differential regulation is associated with the onset of labor
    Marion Blumenstein
    Liggins Institute, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 87:1094-7. 2002
    ..Reduced expression of SOCS proteins in gestational tissues may provide a mechanism by which inflammatory cytokines enter into a positive feedback loop of inflammatory changes leading to delivery...
  8. ncbi request reprint UDP-glucuronosyltransferase activity, expression and cellular localization in human placenta at term
    Abby C Collier
    Department of Pharmacology and Clinical Pharmacology, University of Auckland Medical School, Private Bag 92019 Auckland, New Zealand
    Biochem Pharmacol 63:409-19. 2002
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  9. ncbi request reprint Cytokines, prostaglandins and parturition--a review
    J A Keelan
    Liggins Institute, University of Auckland, 2 6 Park Ave, Grafton, New Zealand
    Placenta 24:S33-46. 2003
    ..A more complete understanding of these aspects of cytokine-prostaglandin interactions in pregnancy and parturition will, no doubt, unfold as current studies come to fruition...
  10. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and specificity of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs for the inhibition of cytokine-stimulated prostaglandin E(2) secretion by amnion-derived WISH cells
    T A Sato
    Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, Division of Pharmacology and Clinical Pharmacology, Liggins Institute, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 66:525-7. 2002
    ..The results of this study suggest that PGHS-II-selective NSAIDs may be effective in the prevention of cytokine-driven amnion PG production associated with preterm labour...