D Rachon

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Country: Poland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint In vitro effects of benzophenone-2 and octyl-methoxycinnamate on the production of interferon-gamma and interleukin-10 by murine splenocytes
    Dominik Rachon
    Department of Immunology, Medical University of Gdansk, Poland
    Immunopharmacol Immunotoxicol 28:501-10. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects of dietary equol on body weight gain, intra-abdominal fat accumulation, plasma lipids, and glucose tolerance in ovariectomized Sprague-Dawley rats
    Dominik Rachon
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Endocrinology, University of Gottingen, Gottingen, Germany
    Menopause 14:925-32. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of intranasal 17beta-estradiol administration on serum bioactive interleukin-6 and C-reactive protein levels in healthy postmenopausal women
    Dominik Rachon
    Department of Immunology, Medical University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
    Menopause 13:840-5. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint In vitro effects of genistein and resveratrol on the production of interferon-gamma (IFNgamma) and interleukin-10 (IL-10) by stimulated murine splenocytes
    D Rachon
    Department of Immunology, Medical University of Gdansk, ul Debinki 1, 80 210 Gdansk, Poland
    Phytomedicine 13:419-24. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of dietary equol on the pituitary of the ovariectomized rats
    D Rachon
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Endocrinology, University of Gottingen, Robert Koch Strasse 40, Gottingen, Germany
    Horm Metab Res 39:256-61. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint [Role of tumor necrosis factor (TNF) and interleukin-6 (IL-6) in the pathogenesis of late complications of menopause. Effects of hormone replacement therapy on TNF and IL-6 expression]
    Dominik Rachon
    Zakład Immunologii, AM w Gdańsku
    Pol Merkur Lekarski 18:724-7. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors of anabolic-androgenic steroids (AAS) abuse among adolescents and young adults in Poland
    Dominik Rachon
    Department of Immunology, Medical University of Gdansk, Poland
    Soz Praventivmed 51:392-8. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of dietary equol administration on the mammary gland in ovariectomized Sprague-Dawley rats
    Dominik Rachon
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Endocrinology, University of Gottingen, Gottingen, Germany
    Menopause 15:340-5. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Dietary quercetin does not affect pituitary lutenizing hormone (LH) expression and has no uterotropic effects in ovariectomized Sprague-Dawley rats
    Dominik Rachon
    Department of Immunology, Medical University of Gdansk, ul Debinki 1, 80 210 Gdansk, Poland
    Food Chem Toxicol 46:513-8. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Effects of dietary equol administration on ovariectomy induced bone loss in Sprague-Dawley rats
    Dominik Rachon
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Endocrinology, University of Gottingen, Robert Koch Strasse 40, 37075 Gottingen, Germany
    Maturitas 58:308-15. 2007

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Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint In vitro effects of benzophenone-2 and octyl-methoxycinnamate on the production of interferon-gamma and interleukin-10 by murine splenocytes
    Dominik Rachon
    Department of Immunology, Medical University of Gdansk, Poland
    Immunopharmacol Immunotoxicol 28:501-10. 2006
    ..These effects were comparable to those of E2. Our results clearly show that UV-screens at high doses also may possess immunomodulatory effects some of which resemble those of E2...
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects of dietary equol on body weight gain, intra-abdominal fat accumulation, plasma lipids, and glucose tolerance in ovariectomized Sprague-Dawley rats
    Dominik Rachon
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Endocrinology, University of Gottingen, Gottingen, Germany
    Menopause 14:925-32. 2007
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of intranasal 17beta-estradiol administration on serum bioactive interleukin-6 and C-reactive protein levels in healthy postmenopausal women
    Dominik Rachon
    Department of Immunology, Medical University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
    Menopause 13:840-5. 2006
    ..The aim of our study was to investigate the effects of intranasal 17beta-estradiol (E2) on serum CRP and its most potent stimulant, interleukin-6 in healthy postmenopausal women...
  4. ncbi request reprint In vitro effects of genistein and resveratrol on the production of interferon-gamma (IFNgamma) and interleukin-10 (IL-10) by stimulated murine splenocytes
    D Rachon
    Department of Immunology, Medical University of Gdansk, ul Debinki 1, 80 210 Gdansk, Poland
    Phytomedicine 13:419-24. 2006
    ..From our in vitro experiments we conclude that genistein and resveratrol, similarly to E2, by decreasing the IFNgamma/IL10 ratio may shift the Th1/Th2 balance towards the Th2 response...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of dietary equol on the pituitary of the ovariectomized rats
    D Rachon
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Endocrinology, University of Gottingen, Robert Koch Strasse 40, Gottingen, Germany
    Horm Metab Res 39:256-61. 2007
    ..In conclusion, high dose dietary equol administration to ovx rats exerts estrogenic like effects on the lactotropes and anti-estrogenic on the gonadotropes...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Role of tumor necrosis factor (TNF) and interleukin-6 (IL-6) in the pathogenesis of late complications of menopause. Effects of hormone replacement therapy on TNF and IL-6 expression]
    Dominik Rachon
    Zakład Immunologii, AM w Gdańsku
    Pol Merkur Lekarski 18:724-7. 2005
    ..Therefore, the mechanisms underlying the protective effects of HRT can also be attributed to its immunomodulating properties which seem to restore cytokine homeostasis in postmenopausal women...
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors of anabolic-androgenic steroids (AAS) abuse among adolescents and young adults in Poland
    Dominik Rachon
    Department of Immunology, Medical University of Gdansk, Poland
    Soz Praventivmed 51:392-8. 2006
    ..To estimate the prevalence of anabolic-androgenic steroids (AAS) abuse among adolescent and young adults in Poland...
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of dietary equol administration on the mammary gland in ovariectomized Sprague-Dawley rats
    Dominik Rachon
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Endocrinology, University of Gottingen, Gottingen, Germany
    Menopause 15:340-5. 2008
    ..To evaluate the effects of dietary equol, a metabolite of soy-derived daidzein or formononetin present in red clover, on the mammary gland of ovariectomized Sprague-Dawley rats...
  9. ncbi request reprint Dietary quercetin does not affect pituitary lutenizing hormone (LH) expression and has no uterotropic effects in ovariectomized Sprague-Dawley rats
    Dominik Rachon
    Department of Immunology, Medical University of Gdansk, ul Debinki 1, 80 210 Gdansk, Poland
    Food Chem Toxicol 46:513-8. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the potency of LH suppression and the uterotrophic effects of quercetin, a flavonoid widely present in our diet which in vitro has been shown to posses estrogenic properties...
  10. ncbi request reprint Effects of dietary equol administration on ovariectomy induced bone loss in Sprague-Dawley rats
    Dominik Rachon
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Endocrinology, University of Gottingen, Robert Koch Strasse 40, 37075 Gottingen, Germany
    Maturitas 58:308-15. 2007
    ..Oestrogen deficiency leads to a considerable bone loss, thus, osteopenia and osteoporosis are serious complications after menopause...
  11. ncbi request reprint Dietary daidzein and puerarin do not affect pituitary LH expression but exert uterotropic effects in ovariectomized rats
    Dominik Rachon
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Endocrinology, University of Gottingen, Robert Koch Strasse 40, 37075 Gottingen, Germany
    Maturitas 57:161-70. 2007
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  12. ncbi request reprint Uterotropic effects of dietary equol administration in ovariectomized Sprague-Dawley rats
    D Rachon
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Endocrinology, University of Gottingen, Gottingen, Germany
    Climacteric 10:416-26. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the uterotropic effects of the administration of dietary equol, a metabolite of soy-derived daidzein or formononetin present in red clover, in an ovariectomized rat model of menopause...
  13. ncbi request reprint Serum interleukin-6 levels and bone mineral density at the femoral neck in post-menopausal women with Type 1 diabetes
    D Rachon
    Department of Immunology, Medical University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
    Diabet Med 20:475-80. 2003
    ..Enhanced interleukin-6 (IL-6) production among Type 1 diabetic patients could be involved in the pathogenesis of diabetic bone loss since it is a potent bone resorbing cytokine...
  14. ncbi request reprint Recombinant human erythropoietin stimulates production of interleukin 2 by whole blood cell cultures of hemodialysis patients
    E Bryl
    Department of Immunology, Medical University of Gdansk, Poland
    Artif Organs 23:809-16. 1999
    ..Our studies show that the therapy with rhEPO affects IL-2 secretion...
  15. ncbi request reprint High levels of circulating interleukin-10 in diabetic nephropathy patients
    Jolanta Mysliwska
    Department of Immunology, Medical University of Gdansk, ul Debinki 1, 80 210 Gdansk, Poland
    Eur Cytokine Netw 16:117-22. 2005
    ..Since IL-10 has met the criteria for an anti-inflammatory and an immunosuppressive cytokine, its activity may be important for clinical outcome of DN...
  16. doi request reprint Effects of black cohosh extract on body weight gain, intra-abdominal fat accumulation, plasma lipids and glucose tolerance in ovariectomized Sprague-Dawley rats
    Dominik Rachon
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Endocrinology, University of Gottingen, Gottingen, Germany
    Maturitas 60:209-15. 2008
    ..Recent data from randomized controlled studies have shown that CR consumption alleviates "hot flushes" and due to the lack of uterotropic effects can be a safe alternative to estrogen replacement therapy...
  17. ncbi request reprint Natural killer activity and thyroid hormone levels in young and elderly persons
    Z Kmiec
    Department of Histology, 3rd Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Gdansk, Poland
    Gerontology 47:282-8. 2001
    ..The purpose of the study is to compare NK cytotoxic activity and serum concentrations of TSH and thyroid hormones in healthy old and young people, and to assess in vitro the effects of triiodothyronine (T(3)) on NK activity...
  18. ncbi request reprint The second to fourth digit ratio in elite and non-elite female athletes
    Leszek Pokrywka
    Department of Histology, Medical University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
    Am J Hum Biol 17:796-800. 2005
    ..05). Therefore, we can speculate that low 2D:4D ratio may be a positive correlate of sports potential in females...
  19. pmc No effects of ozonated autohemotherapy on inflammation response in hemodialyzed patients
    Leszek Tylicki
    Department of Nephrology, Transplantology and Internal Medicine, Medical University of Gdansk, ul Debinki 7, 80 211 Gdansk, Poland
    Mediators Inflamm 13:377-80. 2004
    ..Ozone as a strong oxidant may induce an inflammatory response...
  20. doi request reprint Inflammatory response of coronary artery disease postmenopausal women is associated with the IVS1-397T > C estrogen receptor alpha polymorphism
    Jolanta Mysliwska
    Department of Immunology, Medical University of Gdansk, ul Debinki 1, 80 210 Gdansk, Poland
    Clin Immunol 130:355-64. 2009
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Effects of oestrogen deprivation on interleukin-6 production by peripheral blood mononuclear cells of postmenopausal women
    D Rachon
    Department of Histology and Immunology of the Medical University of Gdańsk, 80 210 Gdansk, ul Debinki 1, Poland
    J Endocrinol 172:387-95. 2002
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Natural killer cell activity unaffected by ozonated autohemotherapy in patients with end-stage renal disease on maintenance renal replacement therapy
    B Biedunkiewicz
    Department of Nephrology, Transplantology and Internal Medicine, Medical University of Gdansk, Poland
    Int J Artif Organs 27:766-71. 2004
    ..98 +/- 6.67), and after nine sessions of O3-AHT (18.26 +/- 8.82). In conclusion, our findings showed that O3-AHT in a dose of 50 mg/mL does not have any significant influence on natural killer cell function in hemodialyzed patients...
  23. doi request reprint Ovarian function and obesity--interrelationship, impact on women's reproductive lifespan and treatment options
    Dominik Rachon
    Department of Clinical Nutrition, Medical University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
    Mol Cell Endocrinol 316:172-9. 2010
    ..This review focuses on the interrelationship between the ovarian function and obesity as well as its treatment strategies...