R Imrich

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Affiliation: Slovak Academy of Sciences
Country: Slovakia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Hyperprolactinemia does not influence hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenocortical function during hypoglycemia in women
    R Imrich
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    Int J Tissue React 24:73-8. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint The role of neuroendocrine system in the pathogenesis of rheumatic diseases (minireview)
    Richard Imrich
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vlarska 3, 933 06 Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    Endocr Regul 36:95-106. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Blood testosterone in middle aged males heavily exposed to endocrine disruptors is decreasing more with HCB and p,p'-DDE related to BMI and lipids, but not with Σ15PCBs
    P Langer
    Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Endocr Regul 46:51-9. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Adrenal plasma steroid relations in glucocorticoid-naïve premenopausal rheumatoid arthritis patients during insulin-induced hypoglycemia test compared to matched normal control females
    R Imrich
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Endocr Regul 43:65-73. 2009
  5. pmc Low levels of dehydroepiandrosterone sulphate in plasma, and reduced sympathoadrenal response to hypoglycaemia in premenopausal women with rheumatoid arthritis
    R Imrich
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vlarska 3, 833 06 Bratislava, Slovakia
    Ann Rheum Dis 64:202-6. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Insulin sensitivity indices: a proposal of cut-off points for simple identification of insulin-resistant subjects
    Z Radikova
    Laboratory of Human Endocrinology, Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 114:249-56. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Attenuated insulin response and normal insulin sensitivity in lean patients with ankylosing spondylitis
    A Penesova
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vlarska 3, 833 06 Bratislava, Slovakia
    Int J Clin Pharmacol Res 25:107-14. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Insulin resistance in young, lean male subjects with essential hypertension
    A Penesova
    Laboratory of Human Endocrinology, Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vlarska 3, Bratislava, Slovakia
    J Hum Hypertens 25:391-400. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Alpha-fetoprotein, carcinoembryonic antigen and beta2-microglobulin in adult population highly exposed to organochlorinated pollutants (PCB, DDE and HCB)
    P Langer
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Endocr Regul 45:149-55. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Effects of endogenous and exogenous hypercortisolemia on low-dose adrenocorticotropin test outcome in humans
    J Kerlik
    Laboratory of Human Endocrinology, Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vlarska 3, 833 06, Bratislava, Slovakia
    J Endocrinol Invest 32:677-81. 2009

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Publications33

  1. ncbi request reprint Hyperprolactinemia does not influence hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenocortical function during hypoglycemia in women
    R Imrich
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    Int J Tissue React 24:73-8. 2002
    ..In conclusion, pharmacologically-induced hyperprolactinemia did not induce significant changes of hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenocortical function and did not influence sympathoadrenal activity in healthy young women...
  2. ncbi request reprint The role of neuroendocrine system in the pathogenesis of rheumatic diseases (minireview)
    Richard Imrich
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vlarska 3, 933 06 Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    Endocr Regul 36:95-106. 2002
    ..Further research concerning their role in the pathogenesis of other rheumatic diseases will possibly provide new prospects in optimizing their therapy...
  3. ncbi request reprint Blood testosterone in middle aged males heavily exposed to endocrine disruptors is decreasing more with HCB and p,p'-DDE related to BMI and lipids, but not with Σ15PCBs
    P Langer
    Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Endocr Regul 46:51-9. 2012
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Adrenal plasma steroid relations in glucocorticoid-naïve premenopausal rheumatoid arthritis patients during insulin-induced hypoglycemia test compared to matched normal control females
    R Imrich
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Endocr Regul 43:65-73. 2009
    ..A subtle adrenocortical hypocompetence has been suggested in a subset of glucocorticoid-naïve premenopausal females with RA...
  5. pmc Low levels of dehydroepiandrosterone sulphate in plasma, and reduced sympathoadrenal response to hypoglycaemia in premenopausal women with rheumatoid arthritis
    R Imrich
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vlarska 3, 833 06 Bratislava, Slovakia
    Ann Rheum Dis 64:202-6. 2005
    ..To evaluate the function of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis and sympathoadrenal system in premenopausal women with rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Insulin sensitivity indices: a proposal of cut-off points for simple identification of insulin-resistant subjects
    Z Radikova
    Laboratory of Human Endocrinology, Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 114:249-56. 2006
    ..Thus, insulin-resistant subjects can be identified using this simple approach...
  7. ncbi request reprint Attenuated insulin response and normal insulin sensitivity in lean patients with ankylosing spondylitis
    A Penesova
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vlarska 3, 833 06 Bratislava, Slovakia
    Int J Clin Pharmacol Res 25:107-14. 2005
    ..Our results indicate that elevated IL-6 levels may play a pathophysiological role in attenuating beta-cell responsiveness, which may explain the association between elevated IL-6 levels and increased risk for type 2 diabetes...
  8. doi request reprint Insulin resistance in young, lean male subjects with essential hypertension
    A Penesova
    Laboratory of Human Endocrinology, Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vlarska 3, Bratislava, Slovakia
    J Hum Hypertens 25:391-400. 2011
    ..We hypothesize that insulin resistance is the initial feature, which is influenced by several environmental factors, and HT is one of their common consequences...
  9. ncbi request reprint Alpha-fetoprotein, carcinoembryonic antigen and beta2-microglobulin in adult population highly exposed to organochlorinated pollutants (PCB, DDE and HCB)
    P Langer
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Endocr Regul 45:149-55. 2011
    ..It is aimed to obtain some general information about the prevalence of certain biomarkers in highly exposed population and on the interrelations between their serum level as related to that of some major organochlorines (OCs)...
  10. doi request reprint Effects of endogenous and exogenous hypercortisolemia on low-dose adrenocorticotropin test outcome in humans
    J Kerlik
    Laboratory of Human Endocrinology, Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vlarska 3, 833 06, Bratislava, Slovakia
    J Endocrinol Invest 32:677-81. 2009
    ..The results of low-dose ACTH testing may be impaired during endogenous or exogenous hypercortisolemia in various clinical situations...
  11. pmc Hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis function in ankylosing spondylitis
    R Imrich
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vlarska 3, 833 06 Bratislava, Slovakia
    Ann Rheum Dis 63:671-4. 2004
    ..To assess basal function and responsiveness of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis in patients with ankylosing spondylitis during dynamic testing...
  12. ncbi request reprint Polychlorinated biphenyls and testosterone: age and congener related correlation approach in heavily exposed males
    P Langer
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Endocr Regul 44:109-14. 2010
    ..It was aimed to evaluate some fundamental correlations of 15 individual PCB congeners and their sum with serum testosterone level in highly and long-term exposed males with special respect to minimize the interfering effect of age...
  13. ncbi request reprint Chronic inflammation and low-dose glucocorticoid effects on glucose metabolism in premenopausal females with rheumatoid arthritis free of conventional metabolic risk factors
    A Penesova
    Laboratory of Human Endocrinology, Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    Physiol Res 62:75-83. 2013
    ..Increased cardiovascular mortality and morbidity is probably due to a direct effect of systemic inflammation on myocardium and/or blood vessels...
  14. ncbi request reprint Polymyalgia rheumatica and temporal arteritis: the endocrine relations and the pathogenesis. Review
    R Imrich
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Endocr Regul 40:83-9. 2006
    ..Moreover, decreased levels of adrenal androgens have been observed in PMR and thus possible adrenal androgens supplementation during glucocorticoid treatment sketches new prospects for the treatment of PMR and TA...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Activity of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis in patients with rheumatoid arthritis]
    R Imrich
    Molekulárno medicínske centrum SAV, Ustav experimentálnej endokrinológie SAV Bratislava, Slovenska republika
    Vnitr Lek 56:1271-3. 2010
    ..From a broader perspective, the unresponsiveness of the HPA axis to chronic inflammation in RA can be simply considered an ongoing adaptation to chronic disease...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Evaluation of 11beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 1 activity in female patients with rheumatoid arthritis]
    J Kerlik
    Laboratórium endokrinológie cloveka Ustavu experimentálnej endokrinológie SAV Bratislava, Slovenska republika
    Vnitr Lek 56:1274-8. 2010
    ..The aim of the study was to determine systemic and local activity of 11 BHSD1 in female patients with RA...
  17. ncbi request reprint The role of endocrine mechanisms in ventilator-associated lung injury in critically ill patients
    A Penesova
    Laboratory of Human Endocrinology, Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Endocr Regul 46:161-6. 2012
    ..The present review is aimed to describe some of the pathophysiologic aspects of VALI providing a basis for novel therapeutic strategies in the critically ill patients...
  18. ncbi request reprint Thyroid function and cholesterol level: paradoxical findings in large groups of population with high cholesterol food intake
    P Langer
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, 833 06 Bratislava, Slovakia
    Endocr Regul 37:175-80. 2003
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Pharmacological hyperprolactinemia attenuates hydrocortisone-induced expression of CD11b on human CD8+ cells in vivo
    Richard Imrich
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Neuroimmunomodulation 11:133-40. 2004
    ..To study the short-term influences of pharmacologic hyperprolactinemia on hydrocortisone (HC)-induced effects on selected immune parameters...
  20. ncbi request reprint Repeated stress-induced stimulation of catecholamine response is not followed by altered immune cell redistribution
    Richard Imrich
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, SAS, Vlarska 3, 833 06 Bratislava, Slovakia
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1018:266-72. 2004
    ..In conclusion, repeated stress-induced elevation of EPI and NE was not associated with an alteration in immune cell redistribution found in response to the single bout of exercise...
  21. ncbi request reprint Prolactin and growth hormone responses to hypoglycemia in patients with rheumatoid arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis
    Jozef Rovensky
    National Institute of Rheumatic Diseases, Nabr I Krasku 4, 921 23 Piestany, Slovakia
    J Rheumatol 31:2418-21. 2004
    ..Their upregulated secretion may play a role in the pathogenesis of chronic inflammatory diseases. We evaluated PRL and GH responses to secretion stimulus in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and ankylosing spondylitis (AS)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Gonadal and adrenal steroid hormones in plasma and synovial fluid of patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Jozef Rovensky
    National Institute for Rheumatic Diseases, Piestany, Slovakia
    Endocr Regul 38:143-9. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the levels of selected hormones in synovial fluid of knee joints of patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and with osteoarthrosis (OS, control group)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Hypoglycemia, an old tool for new findings in the adrenomedullary hormonal system in patients with rheumatic diseases
    Richard Imrich
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vlarska 3, 83306 Bratislava, Slovakia
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1069:98-108. 2006
    ..This article reviews mechanism of the AMHS activation during IIH and demonstrates applications of the test in neuroendocrine-immune research...
  24. ncbi request reprint Fish from industrially polluted freshwater as the main source of organochlorinated pollutants and increased frequency of thyroid disorders and dysglycemia
    Pavel Langer
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vlarska 3, 833 06 Bratislava, Slovakia
    Chemosphere 67:S379-85. 2007
    ..g. DDE and HCB) resulting from their previous extensive use in agriculture, the fish from local waters still remains the most important source of these toxic pollutants which results in considerable adverse health effects...
  25. doi request reprint Adipokine protein expression pattern in growth hormone deficiency predisposes to the increased fat cell size and the whole body metabolic derangements
    Jozef Ukropec
    Diabetes Laboratory, Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Centre of Excellence acknowledged by European Commission, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vlarska 3, Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:2255-62. 2008
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Lower adrenocortical and adrenomedullary responses to hypoglycemia in premenopausal women with systemic sclerosis
    Richard Imrich
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vlarska 3, 833 06 Bratislava, Slovakia
    J Rheumatol 33:2235-41. 2006
    ..To evaluate function of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis, adrenomedullary hormonal system (AMHS), and sympathetic noradrenergic system (SNS) in premenopausal women with systemic sclerosis (SSc)...
  27. ncbi request reprint Possible effects of persistent organochlorinated pollutants cocktail on thyroid hormone levels and pituitary-thyroid interrelations
    Pavel Langer
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vlarska 3, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Chemosphere 70:110-8. 2007
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Thyroid ultrasound volume, structure and function after long-term high exposure of large population to polychlorinated biphenyls, pesticides and dioxin
    Pavel Langer
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vlarska 3, 833 06 Bratislava, Slovakia
    Chemosphere 69:118-27. 2007
    ..The increase of such frequency in males with POPs levels was much more abrupt than that in females. No considerable differences in the frequency of thyroid nodules as related to PCBs level were found...
  29. ncbi request reprint Comparison of hormone transfer to pleural and synovial exudates
    Jozef Rovensky
    National Institute of Rheumatic Diseases, Piestany, Slovakia
    Endocr Regul 40:29-36. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the levels of selected hormones in pleural exudates of patients with pleurisy and lung tumours, and compare these levels with hormone concentration in knee synovial fluid...
  30. ncbi request reprint Prolactin and growth hormone responses to hypoglycemia in patients with systemic sclerosis and psoriatic arthritis
    Jozef Rovensky
    National Institute of Rheumatic Diseases, Nabr I Krasku 4, 921 23 Piestany, Slovakia
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1069:145-8. 2006
    ..PRL response tended to be lower also in PsA patients, however the difference did not reach level of statistical significance (P = 0.11). The present study showed decreased PRL response to hypoglycemia in premenopausal females with SSc...
  31. doi request reprint Central dopamine deficiency in pure autonomic failure
    David S Goldstein
    Clinical Neurocardiology Section, NINDS, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892 1620, USA
    Clin Auton Res 18:58-65. 2008
    ..A patient with PAF and another with PD had rapid postmortem striatal, nigral, and sympathetic ganglion sampling, with assays of catechols and tyrosine hydroxylase activity...
  32. ncbi request reprint Protein array reveals differentially expressed proteins in subcutaneous adipose tissue in obesity
    Martina Skopková
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, EU Centre of Excellence, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vlarska 3, SK 83306 Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:2396-406. 2007
    ..Nevertheless, new factors that play an important role in these processes are still emerging. Therefore, we screened the level of 120 different proteins in biopsies of subcutaneous adipose tissue (ScAT) of lean and obese subjects...
  33. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of anti-locus coeruleus immunoreactivity in CSF of patients with autonomic failure
    Richard Imrich
    Clinical Neurocardiology Section, NINDS NIH, Building 10, Room 6N252, 10 Center Drive, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Clin Auton Res 16:401-5. 2006
    ..The results failed to confirm the previously reported high prevalence of immune binding to rat LC in CSF from patients with MSA...