Boguslawa Baranowska

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Affiliation: Medical University
Country: Poland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of neuroendocrine status in longevity
    Boguslawa Baranowska
    Neuroendocrinology Department, Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education, Marymoncka 99, 01 813 Warsaw, Poland
    Neurobiol Aging 28:774-83. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Adiponectin - a predictor of higher mortality in cardiovascular disease or a factor contributing to longer life?
    Wojciech Bik
    Neuroendocrinology Department, Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education, Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 30:180-4. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint The effect of valproate (VPA) treatment on inositol phosphates (IPs) accumulation in non-stimulated and GnRH-treated female rat anterior pituitary cells in vitro
    Elzbieta Wasilewska-Dziubinska
    Neuroendocrinology Department, The Centre of Postgraduate Medical Education, 01 813 Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 34:302-8. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Plasma NPY concentrations in women with acute ischemic stroke
    Boguslawa Baranowska
    Department of Neuroendocrinology, Centre of Postgraduate Medical Education, Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 34:124-8. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Do novel adipokines play a causative or only modulating role in the pathogenesis of obesity and metabolic disorders?
    Malgorzata Kalisz
    Department of Neuroendocrinology, Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education, Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 33:11-5. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Plasma beta amyloid and cytokine profile in women with Alzheimer's disease
    Agnieszka Baranowska-Bik
    Neuroendocrinology Department, Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education, Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 29:75-9. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Controversial opinions on the role of cocaine and amphetamine-regulated transcript (CART) in prolactin release
    Boguslawa Baranowska
    Neuroendocrinology Department, Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education, Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 28:541-4. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint The role of leptin and orexins in the dysfunction of hypothalamo-pituitary-gonadal regulation and in the mechanism of hyperactivity in patients with anorexia nervosa
    Boguslawa Baranowska
    Neuroendocrinology Department, Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education, Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 29:37-40. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Involvement of the cocaine-amphetamine regulated transcript peptide (CART 55-102) in the modulation of rat immune cell activity
    Wojciech Bik
    Neuroendocrinology Department, Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education, Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 29:359-65. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Bombesin modulates the control of energy homeostasis and pituitary hormone release
    Boguslawa Baranowska
    Neuroendocrinology Department, Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education, Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 30:3-5. 2009

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Publications36

  1. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of neuroendocrine status in longevity
    Boguslawa Baranowska
    Neuroendocrinology Department, Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education, Marymoncka 99, 01 813 Warsaw, Poland
    Neurobiol Aging 28:774-83. 2007
    ..NPY values were highest in the elderly group and lowest in young subjects. We conclude that the neuroendocrine status in centenarians is markedly different from that found in early elderly or young women...
  2. ncbi request reprint Adiponectin - a predictor of higher mortality in cardiovascular disease or a factor contributing to longer life?
    Wojciech Bik
    Neuroendocrinology Department, Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education, Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 30:180-4. 2009
    ..Several mechanisms of adiponectin elevation, both in the process of aging and in pathomechanism of CVD, are discussed in this paper...
  3. ncbi request reprint The effect of valproate (VPA) treatment on inositol phosphates (IPs) accumulation in non-stimulated and GnRH-treated female rat anterior pituitary cells in vitro
    Elzbieta Wasilewska-Dziubinska
    Neuroendocrinology Department, The Centre of Postgraduate Medical Education, 01 813 Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 34:302-8. 2013
    ..In this study the effect of VPA on IPs synthesis in non-stimulated and GnRH-treated rat AP cells was examined...
  4. ncbi request reprint Plasma NPY concentrations in women with acute ischemic stroke
    Boguslawa Baranowska
    Department of Neuroendocrinology, Centre of Postgraduate Medical Education, Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 34:124-8. 2013
    ..The symptoms of metabolic syndrome frequently appear in patients with acute ischemic stroke. The association between plasma NPY levels and metabolic markers in women with acute ischemic stroke was investigated in the current study...
  5. ncbi request reprint Do novel adipokines play a causative or only modulating role in the pathogenesis of obesity and metabolic disorders?
    Malgorzata Kalisz
    Department of Neuroendocrinology, Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education, Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 33:11-5. 2012
    ..Increasing number of publications reporting the role of new adipokines does not allow to assess clearly the influence of those adipokines on the pathogenesis of obesity...
  6. ncbi request reprint Plasma beta amyloid and cytokine profile in women with Alzheimer's disease
    Agnieszka Baranowska-Bik
    Neuroendocrinology Department, Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education, Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 29:75-9. 2008
    ..However, those differences were not statistically significant. In addition, we did not detect any correlations between plasma beta amyloid and investigated cytokines...
  7. ncbi request reprint Controversial opinions on the role of cocaine and amphetamine-regulated transcript (CART) in prolactin release
    Boguslawa Baranowska
    Neuroendocrinology Department, Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education, Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 28:541-4. 2007
    ..It has been suggested that CART influences prolactin (PRL) secretion both directly and indirectly. However, the mechanism underlying the regulation of PRL release by CART remains unclear...
  8. ncbi request reprint The role of leptin and orexins in the dysfunction of hypothalamo-pituitary-gonadal regulation and in the mechanism of hyperactivity in patients with anorexia nervosa
    Boguslawa Baranowska
    Neuroendocrinology Department, Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education, Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 29:37-40. 2008
    ..It is worth considering how abnormal activity of hypothalamic neuropeptides or their receptors may play a role in the mechanisms of hyperactivity, disturbed control of appetite and hormonal dysfunction in patients with anorexia nervosa...
  9. ncbi request reprint Involvement of the cocaine-amphetamine regulated transcript peptide (CART 55-102) in the modulation of rat immune cell activity
    Wojciech Bik
    Neuroendocrinology Department, Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education, Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 29:359-65. 2008
    ..Therefore, in the present study we aimed to investigate the influence of CART, administered intracerebroventricularly (icv), on selected immune parameters and pituitary-adrenal axis hormone secretion in the rat...
  10. ncbi request reprint Bombesin modulates the control of energy homeostasis and pituitary hormone release
    Boguslawa Baranowska
    Neuroendocrinology Department, Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education, Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 30:3-5. 2009
    ..Central injection of these peptides leads to inhibition of feeding. There are controversial opinions about the effects of bombesin on pituitary hormone secretion both in vivo and in vitro experiments...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cortistatin and pituitary hormone secretion in rat
    B Baranowska
    Neuroendocrinology Department, Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education, Marymoncka 99 103, Warsaw, Poland
    J Physiol Pharmacol 60:151-6. 2009
    ..Thus, when analyzing the mechanism of cortistatin activity it is worth to consider the effect of binding with receptors of somatostatin, specific receptor for CST (MrgX2) and GHS-R...
  12. ncbi request reprint Adipokines and genetic factors in overweight or obese but metabolically healthy Polish women
    Wojciech Bik
    Neuroendocrinology Department, Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education, Marymoncka 99 103, 01 813 Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 31:497-506. 2010
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  13. ncbi request reprint The influence of cocaine-amphetamine regulated transcript (CART) on pituitary hormones, corticosterone and leptin levels in starved rats
    Magdalena Chmielowska
    Department of Neuroendocrinology Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education, Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 32:82-9. 2011
    ..CART is involved in the control of food intake and hormonal secretion. We aimed to evaluate the effects of CART on hormonal profile in starved rats...
  14. ncbi request reprint Valproate inhibits GnRH-induced gonadotropin release from anterior pituitary cells of male rat in vitro
    Elzbieta Wasilewska-Dziubinska
    Department of Neuroendocrinology, Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education, Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 32:206-11. 2011
    ..This study focused on the dose and time-dependent effects of VPA on basal and GnRH-induced LH and FSH release from the primary anterior pituitary cells culture of male rats...
  15. ncbi request reprint Decreased total serum adiponectin and its isoforms in women with acute ischemic stroke
    Boguslawa Baranowska
    Neuroendocrinology Department, Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education, Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 32:711-5. 2011
    ..Conclusions: Differences in the serum adiponectin array between stroke subjects and controls were identified and further studies are required to investigate the clinical implications of this finding...
  16. ncbi request reprint A method for evaluation of activity of growth hormone-releasing hormone analogues
    Jan Izdebski
    Peptide Laboratory, Department of Chemistry, Warsaw University, Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 28:382-5. 2007
    ..It has been found that hGH-RH analogues with increased resistance to enzymatic degradation have a much higher potency than the native hGH-RH (1-29)-NH2 and have an ability to partially reverse growth hormone deficiencies...
  17. ncbi request reprint The effect of cocaine-amphetamine regulated transcript (CART) on the activation of the pituitary-adrenal axis
    Boguslawa Baranowska
    Department of Neuroendocrinology, Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education, Marymoncka 99, 01 813 Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 27:60-2. 2006
    ..It has been reported that the cocaine and amphetamine regulated transcript (CART) is widely expressed in the hypothalamic nuclei involved in the mechanism of hormonal secretion...
  18. ncbi request reprint Plasma orexin A, orexin B, leptin, neuropeptide Y (NPY) and insulin in obese women
    Boguslawa Baranowska
    Department of Neuroendocrinology Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education, Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 26:293-6. 2005
    ..However, at present this relationship is poorly understood in humans...
  19. ncbi request reprint Effect of amylin on prolactin release
    Magdalena Chmielowska
    Neuroendocrinology Dept Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education Marymoncka 99, 01 813 Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 26:680-4. 2005
    ..There is no available data on the effects of amylin on the pituitary hormones secretion. The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of amylin on prolactin release in vivo and in vitro experiments in male adult Wistar Kyoto rats...
  20. ncbi request reprint Sibutramine therapy in obese women--effects on plasma neuropeptide Y (NPY), insulin, leptin and beta-endorphin concentrations
    Bogusława Baranowska
    Department of Neuroendocrinology, Marymoncka 99, 01 813 Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 26:675-9. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of the sibutramine therapy on plasma neuropeptide Y (NPY), insulin, leptin and beta-endorphin concentrations in obese patients...
  21. ncbi request reprint Direct effect of cortistatin on GH release from cultured pituitary cells in the rat
    Boguslawa Baranowska
    Department of Neuroendocrinology, Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education, Marymoncka 99, 01 813 Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 27:153-6. 2006
    ..In human tissues CST-17 and CST-29, rather than SS, also bind ghrelin receptor GHS-r1a. In in vivo experiments CST inhibited GH and insulin secretion...
  22. ncbi request reprint Bombesin inhibits LH release in ovariectomized (OVX), estrogen primed rats
    Boguslawa Baranowska
    Neuroendocrinology Department, Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education, Marymoncka 99, 01 813 Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 27:257-9. 2006
    ..There are contentious opinions about the effect of bombesin on hormone secretion...
  23. ncbi request reprint PACAP 38 as a modulator of immune and endocrine responses during LPS-induced acute inflammation in rats
    Wojciech Bik
    Neuroendocrinology Department, Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education, Marymoncka 99, 01 813 Warsaw, Poland
    J Neuroimmunol 177:76-84. 2006
    ..The majority of PACAP 38 effects disappeared earlier than those previously observed for VIP. PACAP 38 appears to represent a short-lasting modulator of immune and endocrine responses during acute inflammation...
  24. ncbi request reprint The relationship between adiponectin levels and metabolic status in centenarian, early elderly, young and obese women
    Wojciech Bik
    Department of Neuroendocrinology, Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education, Marymoncka 99, 01 813 Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 27:493-500. 2006
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  25. ncbi request reprint PACAP 38 inhibits adiponectin release
    Wojciech Bik
    Neuroendocrinology Department, Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education, Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 28:166-9. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the influence of PACAP 38 on adiponectin release in basal conditions and during lipopolysaccharide (LPS)-induced acute inflammation...
  26. doi request reprint Assessment of adiponectin and its isoforms in Polish centenarians
    Wojciech Bik
    Department of Neuroendocrinology, Centre of Postgraduate Medical Education, Warsaw, Poland
    Exp Gerontol 48:401-7. 2013
    ..The oldest-old individuals display raised total adiponectin levels, despite the potential correlation between enhanced adiponectin and all-cause and cardiovascular mortality...
  27. ncbi request reprint Can PACAP-38 modulate immune and endocrine responses during lipopolysaccharide (LPS)-induced acute inflammation?
    Agnieszka Baranowska-Bik
    Neuroendocrinology Department, Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education, Marymoncka 99, 01 813 Warsaw, Poland
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1070:156-60. 2006
    ..Treatment with LPS + PACAP, as compared to LPS, caused TNF-alpha and corticosterone to decrease and T4 to increase after 2 h. These data suggest that PACAP modulates both the endocrine and immune responses in this model of septic shock...
  28. ncbi request reprint Vasoactive intestinal peptide can modulate immune and endocrine responses during lipopolysaccharide-induced acute inflammation
    Wojciech Bik
    Department of Internal Medicine, Endocrinology and Haematology, Central Hospital of Ministry of Home Affairs and Administration, Warsaw, Poland
    Neuroimmunomodulation 11:358-64. 2004
    ..We also estimated the influence of VIP on pituitary [FSH, LH, TSH and prolactin (PRL)], thyroid (T3 and T4), adrenal (corticosterone) and gonadal (testosterone) hormones in response to LPS-induced acute inflammation...
  29. ncbi request reprint The evaluation of estradiol and leptin action on the activity of the somatotropic and gonadotropic axes in peripubertal female rats
    Ewa Wolinska-Witort
    Neuroendocrinology Department, Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education, Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 33:138-48. 2012
    ..The effect of 17β-estradiol and/or leptin administration on the somatotropic and gonadotropic axes was studied using prepubertal female rats as an animal model...
  30. ncbi request reprint The relationship between metabolic status and levels of adiponectin and ghrelin in lean women with polycystic ovary syndrome
    Wojciech Bik
    Neuroendocrinology Department, Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education, Warsaw, Poland
    Gynecol Endocrinol 23:325-31. 2007
    ..In conclusion, it can be suggested that higher values of HOMA-IR with lower adiponectin levels may indicate future development of metabolic syndrome or other metabolic disturbances in lean PCOS women...
  31. ncbi request reprint Resistin levels in women with ischemic stroke
    Jan Kochanowski
    Department of Neurology, Warsaw Medical University, Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 33:603-7. 2012
    ..The changes of resistin levels after 10 days from the onset of stroke and possible associations between resistin and pro-inflammatory cytokine TNFα were also evaluated...
  32. doi request reprint Vasoactive intestinal peptide (VIP) and pituitary adenylate cyclase activating polypeptide (PACAP) in humans with multiple sclerosis
    Agnieszka Baranowska-Bik
    Department of Endocrinology, Centre of Postgraduate Medical Education, Bielanski Hospital, Ceglowska 80, 01 809 Warsaw, Poland
    J Neuroimmunol 263:159-61. 2013
    ..In MS, a decrease in PACAP-38 in CSF and a decrease in plasma IL-6 concentration were seen. A positive correlation between plasma VIP and plasma IL-6 was identified. We conclude that VIP and PACAP may influence the course of MS. ..
  33. ncbi request reprint Effects of leptin and neuropeptide Y (NPY) on hormones release in female rats
    Monika Borowiec
    Neoruoendocrinology Department, Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education, Fieldorfa 40, 04 158 Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 23:149-54. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the influence of NMMA on the mechanism of leptin and NPY action in in vivo and in vitro on pituitary hormone release by female rats in diestrus...
  34. ncbi request reprint The physiological role of orexins
    Lidia Martynska
    Department of Clinical Neuroendocrinology, Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education, Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 26:289-92. 2005
    ..Mutation in the gene coding preproorexin or OxR2 receptor gene results in narcolepsy in mice and canine. In patients with narcolepsy orexin neurotransmission was altered and orexin level in cerebrospinal fluid was undetectable...
  35. ncbi request reprint Identification of a late onset Alzheimer's disease candidate risk variant at 9q21.33 in Polish patients
    Pawel Gaj
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Medical Center for Postgraduate Education, Warsaw, Poland
    J Alzheimers Dis 32:157-68. 2012
    ..Pooled DNA GWAS enabled the identification of a novel LOAD candidate risk variant, rs7856774 (9q21.33), tagging a possible genomic enhancer affecting proximal transcribed elements including DAPK1 gene...
  36. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of orexin A activity on LH and FSH release from primary culture pituitary cells in immature and mature female rats
    Lidia Martynska
    Department of Clinical Neuroendocrinology, Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education, Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 32:769-73. 2011
    ....