Nanette F Santoro

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Publications

  1. pmc Endometrial thickness, Caucasian ethnicity, and age predict clinical pregnancy following fresh blastocyst embryo transfer: a retrospective cohort
    Michael L Traub
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Women s Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 7:33. 2009
  2. ncbi Research on the mechanisms of premature ovarian failure
    N Santoro
    Division of Reproductive Endocrinology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    J Soc Gynecol Investig 8:S10-2. 2001
  3. ncbi The menopausal transition
    Nanette Santoro
    Division of Reproductive Endocrinology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Am J Med 118:8-13. 2005
  4. doi Symptoms of menopause: hot flushes
    Nanette Santoro
    Division of Reproductive Endocrinology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 51:539-48. 2008
  5. ncbi The menopause transition
    Nanette Santoro
    Division of Reproductive Endocrinology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Mazer 316, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am 33:627-36. 2004
  6. pmc Factors related to declining luteal function in women during the menopausal transition
    N Santoro
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Women s Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:1711-21. 2008
  7. ncbi Correlates of circulating androgens in mid-life women: the study of women's health across the nation
    Nanette Santoro
    Division of Reproductive Endocrinology, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women s Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Mazer 316, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:4836-45. 2005
  8. ncbi Helping midlife women predict the onset of the final menses: SWAN, the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation
    Nanette Santoro
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women s Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY 10461, USA
    Menopause 14:415-24. 2007
  9. ncbi Factors affecting reproductive hormones in HIV-infected, substance-using middle-aged women
    Nanette Santoro
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Women s Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Menopause 14:859-65. 2007
  10. ncbi Impact of street drug use, HIV infection, and highly active antiretroviral therapy on reproductive hormones in middle-aged women
    Nanette Santoro
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women s Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 14:898-905. 2005

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  1. pmc Endometrial thickness, Caucasian ethnicity, and age predict clinical pregnancy following fresh blastocyst embryo transfer: a retrospective cohort
    Michael L Traub
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Women s Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 7:33. 2009
    ..This study's objective was to evaluate the predictive value of patient and cycle characteristics for clinical pregnancy following fresh BET...
  2. ncbi Research on the mechanisms of premature ovarian failure
    N Santoro
    Division of Reproductive Endocrinology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    J Soc Gynecol Investig 8:S10-2. 2001
    ....
  3. ncbi The menopausal transition
    Nanette Santoro
    Division of Reproductive Endocrinology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Am J Med 118:8-13. 2005
    ..Reproductive hormonal fluctuations may underlie some of the common symptomatology of the perimenopause...
  4. doi Symptoms of menopause: hot flushes
    Nanette Santoro
    Division of Reproductive Endocrinology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 51:539-48. 2008
    ..There is mounting evidence to support the ineffectiveness of many proposed complementary and alternative modalities. This review will highlight the natural history of VMS and the current medical evidence supporting various treatments...
  5. ncbi The menopause transition
    Nanette Santoro
    Division of Reproductive Endocrinology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Mazer 316, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am 33:627-36. 2004
    ..Current medical management of the perimenopause should include screen-ing for general health maintenance, avoidance of weight gain, and a holistic approach to symptoms...
  6. pmc Factors related to declining luteal function in women during the menopausal transition
    N Santoro
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Women s Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:1711-21. 2008
    ..Reproductive hormones are incompletely characterized during the menopause transition (MT). Hypothesis: Increased anovulation and decreased progesterone accompany progress through the MT...
  7. ncbi Correlates of circulating androgens in mid-life women: the study of women's health across the nation
    Nanette Santoro
    Division of Reproductive Endocrinology, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women s Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Mazer 316, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:4836-45. 2005
    ..Because circulating androgens decline with age, the use of androgen supplementation for women to improve health and well-being has been increasing...
  8. ncbi Helping midlife women predict the onset of the final menses: SWAN, the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation
    Nanette Santoro
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women s Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY 10461, USA
    Menopause 14:415-24. 2007
    ..Women approaching menopause often ask their doctors, "When are my periods going to end?" The objective of this study was to predict time to the final menstrual period (FMP)...
  9. ncbi Factors affecting reproductive hormones in HIV-infected, substance-using middle-aged women
    Nanette Santoro
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Women s Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Menopause 14:859-65. 2007
    ..To determine whether reproductive hormone levels are affected by human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and drug use...
  10. ncbi Impact of street drug use, HIV infection, and highly active antiretroviral therapy on reproductive hormones in middle-aged women
    Nanette Santoro
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women s Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 14:898-905. 2005
    ..To assess the impact of street drug use and HIV infection on reproductive hormones in 82 women aged 28?56 and 15 HIV-uninfected, regularly cycling premenopausal historical controls...
  11. ncbi Body size and ethnicity are associated with menstrual cycle alterations in women in the early menopausal transition: The Study of Women's Health across the Nation (SWAN) Daily Hormone Study
    Nanette Santoro
    Division of Reproductive Endocrinology, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women s Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, New York 10461, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 89:2622-31. 2004
    ..Comparisons to younger women indirectly support the inhibin hypothesis, which proposes that the initiating event in the menopausal transition is the loss of inhibin negative feedback on FSH secondary to a diminished follicular reserve...
  12. ncbi Impaired folliculogenesis and ovulation in older reproductive aged women
    Nanette Santoro
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Women s Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, New York 10461, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 88:5502-9. 2003
    ..Taken together, the data suggest that follicle growth begins earlier in the cycle of perimenopausal women, but growth progresses more slowly. Ovulation may occur at an earlier stage of growth in association with reproductive aging...
  13. ncbi Mechanisms of premature ovarian failure
    N Santoro
    Division of Reproductive Endocrinology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Ann Endocrinol (Paris) 64:87-92. 2003
    ..Additionally, such information will provide important clues about optimizing ovarian function in individuals without POF who are seeking extension of their reproductive life spans or fertility enhancement by other means...
  14. doi Prevalence and impact of vaginal symptoms among postmenopausal women
    Nanette Santoro
    Division of Reproductive Endocrinology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Ob Gyn and Women s Health, New York, NY 10461, USA
    J Sex Med 6:2133-42. 2009
    ..Vulvovaginal atrophy (VVA) is reported by one-quarter to one-half of postmenopausal women...
  15. pmc Women and HIV infection: the makings of a midlife crisis
    Nanette Santoro
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women s Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Maturitas 64:160-4. 2009
    ....
  16. ncbi Assessing menstrual cycles with urinary hormone assays
    N Santoro
    Division of Reproductive Endocrinology, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women s Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 284:E521-30. 2003
    ..We conclude that reliable, robust, and relatively simple objective methods of evaluation of the probability and timing of ovulation can be used with urinary hormonal assays in early perimenopausal women...
  17. doi In it for the long-term: defining the mentor-protégé relationship in a clinical research training program
    Nanette Santoro
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Acad Med 85:1067-72. 2010
    ..To define the characteristics of effective mentor-protégé relationships in a Clinical Research Training Program (CRTP) and to assess the agreement among mentors and protégés regarding those attributes...
  18. ncbi The menopause transition: an update
    Nanette Santoro
    Division of Reproductive Endocrinology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Hum Reprod Update 8:155-60. 2002
    ..This review will cover the existing body of knowledge, particularly regarding the clinical management of women who present with symptomatology during their menopausal transitions...
  19. pmc Increased incident hip fractures in postmenopausal women with moderate to severe pelvic organ prolapse
    Lubna Pal
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar Street, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Menopause 18:967-73. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the association between fracture and pelvic organ prolapse (POP) in postmenopausal women enrolled in the Women's Health Initiative Estrogen Plus Progestin trial...
  20. ncbi Association of pelvic organ prolapse and fractures in postmenopausal women: analysis of baseline data from the Women's Health Initiative Estrogen Plus Progestin trial
    Lubna Pal
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Women s Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Menopause 15:59-66. 2008
    ..Testing a hypothesis that pelvic organ prolapse (POP) is a focal manifestation of disordered connective tissue, we evaluated whether there is an association between POP and history of fracture...
  21. ncbi HIV infection, drug use, and onset of natural menopause
    Ellie E Schoenbaum
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 41:1517-24. 2005
    ..To study the relationship of HIV infection and drug use with the onset of natural menopause...
  22. ncbi Ovarian ageing and the menopausal transition
    Gregory Zapantis
    Division of Reproductive Endocrinology, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women s Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 16:263-76. 2002
    ..The hormonal fluctuations in the early and late menopausal transition may account for some of the signs and symptoms seen during these phases...
  23. ncbi Assessment of the proliferative status of epithelial cell types in the endometrium of young and menopausal transition women
    Andrea L Niklaus
    Department of Developmental and Molecular Biology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Hum Reprod 22:1778-88. 2007
    ....
  24. ncbi Menopause symptoms in HIV-infected and drug-using women
    Samantha A Miller
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    Menopause 12:348-56. 2005
    ..To examine the association of HIV infection, drug use, and psychosocial stressors with type and frequency of menopause symptoms...
  25. pmc Attitudes toward menopause in HIV-infected and at-risk women
    Diana Hartel
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA
    Clin Interv Aging 3:561-6. 2008
    ..To study attitudes toward menopause in women with or at risk of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) aged 35 to 60 in New York City, NY, USA...
  26. doi Chronic psychosocial stressors are detrimental to ovarian reserve: a study of infertile women
    Lubna Pal
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 31:130-9. 2010
    ..In a cross sectional study of 89 infertile women, we explore a relationship between aspects of psycho-social stress and ovarian reserve parameters...
  27. pmc Onset of ovulation after menarche in girls: a longitudinal study
    Katie Zhang
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Women s Health, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:1186-94. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that, given current nutritional conditions, hypothalamic-pituitary axis maturation would be relatively rapid in menarcheal girls...
  28. ncbi HIV infection and bone mineral density in middle-aged women
    Julia H Arnsten
    Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 42:1014-20. 2006
    ..Most studies of bone mineral density (BMD) and HIV infection have focused on men or have lacked a comparison group of individuals without HIV infection with similar behavioral risk factors...
  29. ncbi The menopausal transition: characteristics and management
    Gregory Zapantis
    Division of Reproductive Endocrinology, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women s Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Best Pract Res Clin Endocrinol Metab 17:33-52. 2003
    ....
  30. ncbi Successful pregnancy after transient ovarian failure following treatment of symptomatic leiomyomata
    Peter Kovacs
    Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Fertil Steril 77:1292-5. 2002
    ..To report a case of transient ovarian failure after treatment of symptomatic leiomyomata and review other iatrogenic causes of transient ovarian failure...
  31. ncbi Lessons learned from the WHI: HRT requires a cautious and individualized approach
    Mira Aubuchon
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Geriatrics 59:22-6. 2004
    ..Our position is that long-term HRT is not appropriate for most postmenopausal women, but treatment should be individualized for each patient...
  32. pmc Serum progesterone on the day of human chorionic gonadotropin administration predicts clinical pregnancy of sibling frozen embryos
    Alex J Polotsky
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Women s Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Fertil Steril 92:1880-5. 2009
    ..To evaluate patient characteristics and fresh in vitro fertilization (IVF) cycle parameters that influence success of sibling frozen-thawed embryo transfer (FET) cycles...
  33. doi HIV and the menopause
    Maria D Fan
    Professor and Director, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertilty, Department of Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Women s Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Mazer 314, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Menopause Int 14:163-8. 2008
    ..Clinicians should appreciate the potential role of HIV infection in caring for menopause-aged women...
  34. doi Characterizing the reproductive hormone milieu in infertile women with diminished ovarian reserve
    Lubna Pal
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar Street, P O Box 208063, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Fertil Steril 93:1074-9. 2010
    ..To elucidate the reproductive hormone profiles in association with a diagnosis of diminished ovarian reserve (DOR)...
  35. pmc Androgen levels in older men who have or who are at risk of acquiring HIV infection
    Robert S Klein
    Department of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 41:1794-803. 2005
    ....
  36. doi Attribution of menopause symptoms in human immunodeficiency virus-infected or at-risk drug-using women
    Tonya M Johnson
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA
    Menopause 15:551-7. 2008
    ..To examine the relationship of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and attribution of menopausal symptoms...
  37. pmc Vasomotor symptoms in infertile premenopausal women: a hitherto unappreciated risk for low bone mineral density
    Lubna Pal
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Women s Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Fertil Steril 90:1626-34. 2008
    ..To identify the prevalence of vasomotor symptoms (VMS) in a population of premenopausal infertile women and to determine whether VMS is associated with enhanced bone turnover and low bone mineral density (BMD)...
  38. pmc Partial recovery of luteal function after bariatric surgery in obese women
    Dana Rochester
    Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Fertil Steril 92:1410-5. 2009
    ..To determine whether obesity-related reproductive endocrine abnormalities in ovulatory women are reversible with weight loss...
  39. pmc In vitro evidence of glucose-induced toxicity in GnRH secreting neurons: high glucose concentrations influence GnRH secretion, impair cell viability, and induce apoptosis in the GT1-1 neuronal cell line
    Lubna Pal
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women s Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Fertil Steril 88:1143-9. 2007
    ..To evaluate for direct toxic effects of high glucose concentrations on cellular physiology in GnRH secreting immortalized GT1-1 neurons...
  40. pmc Simple tools for assessment of ovarian reserve (OR): individual ovarian dimensions are reliable predictors of OR
    Stacea Bowen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Women s Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Fertil Steril 88:390-5. 2007
    ..To determine the association between individual ovarian dimensions, advancing age, and declining ovarian reserve (OR) in an infertile population...
  41. pmc Menopausal symptoms and ethnicity: the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation
    Robin Green
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Women s Health, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Womens Health (Lond Engl) 5:127-33. 2009
    ..Acculturation appears to play a complex role in menopausal symptomatology. We conclude that ethnicity should be taken into account when interpreting menopausal symptom presentation in women...
  42. ncbi Menopause and hypothalamic-pituitary sensitivity to estrogen
    Gerson Weiss
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women s Health, New Jersey Medical School of UMDNJ, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    JAMA 292:2991-6. 2004
    ..The onset of human menopause is thought to be caused solely by ovarian failure and oocyte depletion. However, clinical symptoms and certain recent data in perimenopausal women suggest central nervous system involvement...
  43. ncbi Endocrine mechanisms and management for abnormal bleeding due to perimenopausal changes
    Akas Jain
    Division of Reproductive Endocrinology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 48:295-311. 2005
  44. pmc Duration of lactation is associated with lower prevalence of the metabolic syndrome in midlife--SWAN, the study of women's health across the nation
    Kavitha T Ram
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jacobi Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:268.e1-6. 2008
    ..The objective of the study was to evaluate whether lactation duration is associated with lower prevalence of metabolic syndrome (MetSyn) in midlife, parous women...
  45. pmc Disorders of glucose metabolism among HIV-infected women
    Andrea A Howard
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 40:1492-9. 2005
    ..However, most studies of glucose metabolism in HIV-infected patients have focused on men or have lacked appropriate control groups...
  46. ncbi Attenuation of preoptic area glutamate release correlates with reduced luteinizing hormone secretion in middle-aged female rats
    Genevieve S Neal-Perry
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Medicine and Infertility, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Endocrinology 146:4331-9. 2005
    ..We propose that reduced medial preoptic area Glu transmission contributes to reproductive aging by attenuating excitatory input to GnRH neurons...
  47. pmc Association of adolescent obesity and lifetime nulliparity--the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation (SWAN)
    Alex J Polotsky
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Women s Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Fertil Steril 93:2004-11. 2010
    ..To evaluate whether adolescent obesity is associated with difficulties in becoming pregnant later in life...
  48. pmc Genomic profiling of microRNAs and messenger RNAs reveals hormonal regulation in microRNA expression in human endometrium
    Satu Kuokkanen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Women s Health, Cooperative Center for the Study of Reproduction and Infertility Research, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Biol Reprod 82:791-801. 2010
    ..Thus, our findings suggest a role for miRNAs in down-regulating the expression of some cell cycle genes in the secretory-phase endometrial epithelium, thereby suppressing cell proliferation...
  49. pmc Nuclear pore complex proteins mark the implantation window in human endometrium
    Elisa Guffanti
    Department of Anatomy and Structural Biology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    J Cell Sci 121:2037-45. 2008
    ..The immunodetection assay, combined with the hitherto underappreciated prevalence of NCSs, now enables simple screening and further molecular and functional dissection...
  50. pmc Less is more: increased gonadotropin use for ovarian stimulation adversely influences clinical pregnancy and live birth after in vitro fertilization
    Lubna Pal
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Women s Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Fertil Steril 89:1694-701. 2008
    ..To determine if attempts to maximize oocyte yield during ovarian stimulation translates into improved outcome of in vitro fertilization (IVF) cycles...
  51. ncbi Postthaw blastomere survival is predictive of the success of frozen-thawed embryo transfer cycles
    Lubna Pal
    Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women s Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Fertil Steril 82:821-6. 2004
    ..To investigate the predictors of postthaw blastomere survival and the relationship of blastomere survival to the outcome of frozen-thawed embryo transfer (FET) cycles...
  52. ncbi Heterogeneity in endometrial expression of aromatase in polyp-bearing uteri
    Lubna Pal
    Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Women s Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Hum Reprod 23:80-4. 2008
    ..Comparative assessment of expression of aromatase (CYP19A1) messenger RNA (mRNA) in pathological and non-pathological sites within the uterine cavity of mid reproductive age women diagnosed with endometrial polyp (EP)...
  53. ncbi Pulsatile luteinizing hormone amplitude and progesterone metabolite excretion are reduced in obese women
    Akas Jain
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Women s Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:2468-73. 2007
    ..Female obesity is linked to abnormal menstrual cycles, infertility, reproductive wastage, and deficient LH, FSH, and progesterone secretion...
  54. ncbi Premature ovarian failure (POF): discordance between somatic and reproductive aging
    Lubna Pal
    Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Department of Gynecology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Ageing Res Rev 1:413-23. 2002
    ..The hastening of degenerative changes noted in these patients however, are not entirely ameliorated with estrogen replacement and POF may indeed represent an acceleration of the aging process...
  55. pmc Lithium chloride treatment induces epithelial cell proliferation in xenografted human endometrium
    Alex J Polotsky
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Women s Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Hum Reprod 24:1960-7. 2009
    ..We developed a functional model of xenografted human endometrium to test whether similar mechanisms are operative in the human by using Lithium chloride (LiCl), an inhibitor of GSK3beta...
  56. ncbi Age-related decline in fertility
    Lubna Pal
    Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Women s Health, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Mazer 325, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am 32:669-88. 2003
    ....
  57. pmc Body shape and size and insulin resistance as early clinical predictors of hyperandrogenic anovulation in ethnic minority adolescent girls
    Jessica Rieder
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Adolescent Medicine, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    J Adolesc Health 43:115-24. 2008
    ..To determine whether key associated features of hyperandrogenic anovulation (HA) in predominately Caribbean Hispanic (CH) adolescent girls can be combined to improve the early diagnosis of HA...
  58. doi Sibling and self ovum donation for sisters with an intermediate FMR1 mutation: what's a program to do?
    Eli A Rybak
    Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Fertil Steril 92:394.e9-394.e12. 2009
    ....
  59. ncbi Inhibins, activins, and follistatin in the aging female and male
    Joshua M Hurwitz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Semin Reprod Med 22:209-17. 2004
    ..Elucidation of the molecular pathways responsible for the action of these hormones may allow closer integration with their current conceptual roles in aging...
  60. doi Reproductive aging is associated with altered gene expression in human luteinized granulosa cells
    Joshua M Hurwitz
    Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women s Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Reprod Sci 17:56-67. 2010
    ..Given previously recognized roles for the IL gene family in folliculogenesis and ovulation, our findings may partly explain ovulatory and luteal dysfunctions associated with reproductive aging...
  61. pmc The nucleolar channel system of human endometrium is related to endoplasmic reticulum and R-rings
    Nupur Kittur
    Department of Anatomy and Structural Biology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Mol Biol Cell 18:2296-304. 2007
    ..Although biogenesis of the NCS may initiate similarly, the reduced presence of complexed calcium and Nopp140 suggests the involvement of additional factors...
  62. doi Reproductive aging and its consequences for general health
    Michael L Traub
    Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Women s Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1204:179-87. 2010
    ..Finally, the age-specific timing as well as the rapidity of the changes that occur with reproductive aging seems to have important consequences on metabolism, cardiovascular risk, cognition, bone density, and even mortality...
  63. ncbi Is reproductive senescence predictable? Getting closer to defining limits of the "reproductive hiatus" for an individual woman
    Lubna Pal
    Menopause 14:5-6. 2007
  64. ncbi Does oral contraceptive use lead to hormone therapy use in women doctors? Our bodies, our choices, our practice
    Nanette F Santoro
    Menopause 10:109-10. 2003
  65. ncbi Toward optimal health: the experts provide a current perspective on perimenopause. Interview by Jodi Godfrey Meisler
    Nanette F Santoro
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 12:609-15. 2003

Research Grants5

  1. Reproductive Hormonal Effects of Weight Loss in Women
    Nanette Santoro; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Thus, this initial exploration, if positive, would provide the basis for a new line of investigation for the PI into the interactions between reproduction and metabolism. ..
  2. Establishment of Regular Ovulation in Normal Menarche
    Nanette Santoro; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..In the process of acquiring this information, the long-term academic goals of teaching and training will be accomplished for both the PI and for her prot¿g¿s. ..
  3. SWAN-Study of Women's Health Across the Nation-N.J.site
    Nanette Santoro; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..With SWAN III, many of the original goals of SWAN will be brought to fruition. We will build upon the rich foundation developed during SWAN I and II and link these data to important menopauserelated and health outcomes in SWAN III. ..