Mats Brannstrom

Summary

Affiliation: Sahlgrenska University Hospital
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Uterus transplantation in the baboon: methodology and long-term function after auto-transplantation
    A Enskog
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Göteborg S 413 45, Sweden
    Hum Reprod 25:1980-7. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Uterus transplantation: animal research and human possibilities
    Mats Brannstrom
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Goteborg, Sweden
    Fertil Steril 97:1269-76. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Preovulatory changes of blood flow in different regions of the human follicle
    M Brannstrom
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Fertil Steril 69:435-42. 1998
  4. doi request reprint Uterus transplantation: how far away from human trials?
    Mats Brannstrom
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska Academy at University of Gothenburg, Goteborg, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 87:1097-100. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Uterine transplantation: a future possibility to treat women with uterus factor infertility?
    M Brannstrom
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Minerva Med 98:211-6. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Uterus transplantation: where do we stand today and where should we go?
    Mats Brannstrom
    Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, SE 413 45 Goteborg, Sweden
    Expert Opin Biol Ther 7:427-9. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Transplantation of female genital organs
    Mats Brannstrom
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Transplantation Biology Laboratory, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 37:271-91. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Experimental uterus transplantation
    Mats Brannstrom
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Goteborg, Sweden
    Hum Reprod Update 16:329-45. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Transplantation of the uterus
    Mats Brannstrom
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, S 4313 45 Gothenburg, Sweden
    Mol Cell Endocrinol 202:177-84. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Variations in peripheral blood levels of immunoreactive tumor necrosis factor alpha (TNFalpha) throughout the menstrual cycle and secretion of TNFalpha from the human corpus luteum
    M Brannstrom
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Goteborg University, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Sweden
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 83:213-7. 1999

Detail Information

Publications61

  1. doi request reprint Uterus transplantation in the baboon: methodology and long-term function after auto-transplantation
    A Enskog
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Göteborg S 413 45, Sweden
    Hum Reprod 25:1980-7. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to extend the UTx research into a non-human primate species by developing surgical techniques for uterus retrieval and transplantation in the baboon...
  2. doi request reprint Uterus transplantation: animal research and human possibilities
    Mats Brannstrom
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Goteborg, Sweden
    Fertil Steril 97:1269-76. 2012
    ..The animal research on uterus transplantation conducted during the past two decades is summarized, and we describe our views regarding a future research-based human attempt...
  3. ncbi request reprint Preovulatory changes of blood flow in different regions of the human follicle
    M Brannstrom
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Fertil Steril 69:435-42. 1998
    ..To assess regional changes in ultrasound-derived indices of blood flow in the dominant human follicle after the plasma LH surge...
  4. doi request reprint Uterus transplantation: how far away from human trials?
    Mats Brannstrom
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska Academy at University of Gothenburg, Goteborg, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 87:1097-100. 2008
    ..In addition, requirements for further specific research activities within the field are identified. It is our prediction that uterus transplantation will be introduced as an experimental procedure in the human within a few years...
  5. ncbi request reprint Uterine transplantation: a future possibility to treat women with uterus factor infertility?
    M Brannstrom
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Minerva Med 98:211-6. 2007
    ..Initial studies on uterus transplantation is also now conducted in primates. It is predicted that uterus transplantation may reach a clinical stage within 2-3 years, in the event of a continuous high research activity within this field...
  6. ncbi request reprint Uterus transplantation: where do we stand today and where should we go?
    Mats Brannstrom
    Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, SE 413 45 Goteborg, Sweden
    Expert Opin Biol Ther 7:427-9. 2007
    ..The activity in this research field is growing and during the past 5 years several reports have been published. In this brief review the authors summarize the state of research in this field and also speculate on what might lie ahead...
  7. doi request reprint Transplantation of female genital organs
    Mats Brannstrom
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Transplantation Biology Laboratory, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 37:271-91. 2011
    ..In summary, transplantation surgery is also entering the field of gynecology and in the future several types of transplantations of organs/tissues of the female reproductive tract may become established clinical procedures...
  8. doi request reprint Experimental uterus transplantation
    Mats Brannstrom
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Goteborg, Sweden
    Hum Reprod Update 16:329-45. 2010
    ..Uterus transplantation (UTx) is developed in animal models as a future method to treat uterine factor infertility...
  9. ncbi request reprint Transplantation of the uterus
    Mats Brannstrom
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, S 4313 45 Gothenburg, Sweden
    Mol Cell Endocrinol 202:177-84. 2003
    ..We also address some of the specific questions that need to be solved before attempts to transplant the human uterus should be performed...
  10. ncbi request reprint Variations in peripheral blood levels of immunoreactive tumor necrosis factor alpha (TNFalpha) throughout the menstrual cycle and secretion of TNFalpha from the human corpus luteum
    M Brannstrom
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Goteborg University, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Sweden
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 83:213-7. 1999
    ..In the present study the peripheral blood concentrations of the cytokines interleukin(IL)-2, IL-6, and tumor necrosis factor (TNF) alpha, as well as the secretion of TNFalpha from the human corpus luteum were investigated...
  11. ncbi request reprint Leukocyte networks and ovulation
    Mats Brannstrom
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg University, S 413 45 Goteborg, Sweden
    J Reprod Immunol 57:47-60. 2002
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Uterine transplantation
    Mats Brannstrom
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Sahlgrenska Academy, Goteborg University, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 109:121-3. 2003
    ..Some specific issues that are required to be solved prior any further attempts to transplant the uterus in humans are also addressed...
  13. doi request reprint Uterine rejection after allogeneic uterus transplantation in the rat is effectively suppressed by tacrolimus
    Shamima N Akhi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Fertil Steril 99:862-70. 2013
    ..To evaluate the effects of the immunosuppressant tacrolimus on rejection of a transplanted uterus and on uterine expression of markers of inflammation and implantation...
  14. doi request reprint Viability and function of the cryopreserved whole rat ovary: comparison between slow-freezing and vitrification
    Milan Milenkovic
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Fertil Steril 97:1176-82. 2012
    ..To investigate four different protocols for cryopreservation of the whole rat ovary with intact vasculature to evaluate whether differences exist in post-thawing viability of the ovary after either vitrification or slow freezing...
  15. pmc Whole sheep ovary cryopreservation: evaluation of a slow freezing protocol with dimethylsulphoxide
    Milan Milenkovic
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, SE 41345, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Assist Reprod Genet 28:7-14. 2011
    ..To evaluate a slow freezing method for whole ovary cryopreservation by evaluating effects of added cryoprotectant...
  16. doi request reprint Colposcopically directed cervical biopsy during pregnancy; minor surgical and obstetrical complications and high rates of persistence and regression
    Cecilia Kärrberg
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 92:692-9. 2013
    ..To evaluate whether colposcopically directed cervical biopsies during pregnancy are associated with surgical/obstetric complications and to examine the natural course (regression, persistence, progression) of dysplasia during pregnancy...
  17. doi request reprint Monocyte chemotactic protein-1 (MCP-1), its receptor, and macrophages in the perifollicular stroma during the human ovulatory process
    Pernilla Dahm-Kähler
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Fertil Steril 91:231-9. 2009
    ....
  18. doi request reprint Transplantation of the uterus in sheep: methodology and early reperfusion events
    Pernilla Dahm-Kähler
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 34:784-93. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to develop and evaluate autotransplantation of the sheep uterus to an orthotopic position in the pelvis...
  19. ncbi request reprint Formation and barrier function of tight junctions in human ovarian surface epithelium
    Yihong Zhu
    Department of Obstetrics Gynecology, Sangrenska Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Biol Reprod 71:53-9. 2004
    ..We conclude that normal human OSE express and form functional TJ both in vivo and vitro. This report also describes a method to study the influence of ovarian-derived mediators on TJ in cultured OSE...
  20. doi request reprint Effects of immunosuppression by cyclosporine A on allogenic uterine transplant in the rat
    Klaus Groth
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska Academy at University of Gothenburg, S 413 45 Gothenburg, Sweden
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 163:97-103. 2012
    ..This study investigates the effects on a uterine transplant in the rat of the calcineurin inhibitor, cyclosporine A (CsA), on uterine morphology and expression patterns of some mediators involved in implantation/inflammation...
  21. doi request reprint Vascular pedicle lengths after hysterectomy: toward future human uterus transplantation
    Liza Johannesson
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Obstet Gynecol 119:1219-25. 2012
    ....
  22. pmc The human postmenopausal ovary as a tool for evaluation of cryopreservation protocols towards whole ovary cryopreservation
    Milan Milenkovic
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, SE 41345 Gothenburg, Sweden
    J Assist Reprod Genet 28:453-60. 2011
    ..Difficulties exist in cryopreservation of the relatively large ovarian tissue mass. This study evaluates whether a human postmenopausal ovary can be used, as a complement to animal models, in studies of this research field...
  23. doi request reprint Alterations of follicular microcirculation and apex structure during ovulation in the rat
    Ulf Zackrisson
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, S 413 45 Goteborg, Sweden
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 157:169-74. 2011
    ..We utilized methods for intravital microscopy and microcirculation measurements to study changes during ovulation...
  24. doi request reprint First report on fertility after allogeneic uterus transplantation
    César Díaz-García
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 89:1491-4. 2010
    ..Here we describe for the first time pregnancy after allogeneic uterus transplantation, as a proof of concept of uterine function in a transplanted uterus in a standardized animal model (rat) under immunosuppression...
  25. ncbi request reprint Transplantation of the uterus in the sheep: oxidative stress and reperfusion injury after short-time cold storage
    Caiza A Wranning
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Fertil Steril 90:817-26. 2008
    ..To study the effects of cold ischemia and reperfusion after transplantation of the sheep uterus and to compare the preservation solution Perfadex (Vitrolife, Mölndal, Sweden) with Ringer's acetate...
  26. doi request reprint Pregnancy after syngeneic uterus transplantation and spontaneous mating in the rat
    Caiza A Wranning
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Hum Reprod 26:553-8. 2011
    ..The rat model is the principal rodent model used and this study aims to assess the potential for pregnancy and to assess effects on pregnancy outcome...
  27. doi request reprint Effect of adjuvant paclitaxel and carboplatin for advanced stage epithelial ovarian cancer: a population-based cohort study of all patients in western Sweden with long-term follow-up
    Margaretha Akeson
    Department of Oncology, Sahlgrenska Academy, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 87:1343-52. 2008
    ..To evaluate long-term survival and prognostic factors for all epithelial ovarian cancer (EOC) patients after adjuvant treatment with paclitaxel and carboplatin...
  28. ncbi request reprint Differences in aspects of personality and sexuality between perimenopausal women making different choices regarding prophylactic oophorectomy at elective hysterectomy
    Adel Aziz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 84:854-9. 2005
    ..These differences may be the result of dissimilarities in the groups of women who choose the respective operation...
  29. doi request reprint Uterus transplantation in the rat: model development, surgical learning and morphological evaluation of healing
    Caiza A Wranning
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska Academy at University of Gothenburg, Goteborg, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 87:1239-47. 2008
    ..The aim of the present study was to develop and evaluate a model for uterus transplantation in the rat that can be reproduced and used in future studies concerning critical aspects of uterine function after transplantation...
  30. doi request reprint Modulation of microvascular permeability in the preovulatory rat ovary by an ovulatory gonadotropin stimulus
    Kenrokuro Mitsube
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Institute of Clinical Science, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Fertil Steril 99:903-9. 2013
    ..To characterize the size selectivity of the rat ovarian vasculature and its changes after gonadotropin induction of ovulation...
  31. doi request reprint Body composition, bone mineral density and fractures in late postmenopausal women with polycystic ovary syndrome - a long-term follow-up study
    Johanna Schmidt
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Section for Endocrinology, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Goteborg, Sweden
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 77:207-14. 2012
    ....
  32. doi request reprint Coordinate regulation of heterogeneous nuclear ribonucleoprotein dynamics by steroid hormones in the human fallopian tube and endometrium in vivo and in vitro
    Ruijin Shao
    Dept of Physiology Endocrinology, Sahlgrenska Academy, Univ of Gothenburg, Box 434, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 302:E1269-82. 2012
    ..Both actions may contribute to regulation of gene transcription...
  33. doi request reprint Cardiovascular disease and risk factors in PCOS women of postmenopausal age: a 21-year controlled follow-up study
    Johanna Schmidt
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital at Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, SE 41345 Goteborg, Sweden
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:3794-803. 2011
    ..Studies regarding CVD and mortality in PCOS women well into the postmenopausal age are lacking...
  34. doi request reprint The water permeability channels aquaporins 1-4 are differentially expressed in granulosa and theca cells of the preovulatory follicle during precise stages of human ovulation
    Asgeir Thoroddsen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, SE 413 45 Goteborg, Sweden
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:1021-8. 2011
    ..Changes in vascular permeability and expansion of the fluid-filled antrum are major events in the LH-induced ovulatory process...
  35. ncbi request reprint Fertility preserving surgical treatment of borderline ovarian tumour: long-term consequence for fertility and recurrence
    Janusz Marcickiewicz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 85:1496-500. 2006
    ..In the present study, the outcomes with regard to fertility and recurrence were followed in patients with borderline tumours, who were treated with ovarian and uterus preserving surgery...
  36. ncbi request reprint Auto-transplantation of the uterus in the domestic pig (Sus scrofa): Surgical technique and early reperfusion events
    Caiza Almén Wranning
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 32:358-67. 2006
    ..To develop a method for auto-transplantation of the uterus in the pig and to evaluate the early reperfusion events after short-term cold ischemia...
  37. doi request reprint From mice to women and back again: causalities and clues for Chlamydia-induced tubal ectopic pregnancy
    Ruijin Shao
    Department of Physiology Endocrinology, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, Sahlgrenska Academy at University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Fertil Steril 98:1175-85. 2012
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Monocyte chemotactic protein-1 in the follicle of the menstrual and IVF cycle
    Pernilla Dahm-Kähler
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Mol Hum Reprod 12:1-6. 2006
    ..GLCs secreted MCP-1 under basal conditions and also MIP-1alpha after IL-1beta stimulation. The macrophage-specific chemokine MCP-1 is highly expressed and is induced by IL-1 in the theca layer of the human follicle at ovulation...
  39. doi request reprint A population-based 5-year cohort study including all cases of epithelial ovarian cancer in western Sweden: 10-year survival and prognostic factors
    Margaretha Akeson
    Department of Oncology, Sahlgrenska Academy, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 19:116-23. 2009
    ....
  40. doi request reprint Viability and function of the cryopreserved whole ovary: in vitro studies in the sheep
    Ann Wallin
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska Academy at University of Gothenburg, SU Sahlgrenska, S 413 45 Gothenburg, Sweden
    Hum Reprod 24:1684-94. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to assess methods for the evaluation of viability and function of frozen-thawed whole ovaries...
  41. ncbi request reprint An intravital microscopy method permitting continuous long-term observations of ovulation in vivo in the rabbit
    Pernilla Dahm-Kähler
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska Academy, Goteborg University, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, S 413 45 Goteborg, Sweden
    Hum Reprod 21:624-31. 2006
    ..A method for intravital microscopy of the rabbit ovary was developed to enable observations of real-time changes during ovulation in vivo. The aim was to correlate these events to biochemical events at specific stages of ovulation...
  42. doi request reprint Fertility after autologous ovine uterine-tubal-ovarian transplantation by vascular anastomosis to the external iliac vessels
    C A Wranning
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska Academy at the University of Gothenburg, S 413 45 Gothenburg, Sweden mail
    Hum Reprod 25:1973-9. 2010
    ..This study investigates whether the sheep uterus can resume its capacity to harbour normal pregnancies after autotransplantation by vascular anastomosis...
  43. ncbi request reprint Rejection of the transplanted uterus is suppressed by cyclosporine A in a semi-allogeneic mouse model
    C A Wranning
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Institute for Clinical Sciences, The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Hum Reprod 22:372-9. 2007
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the effect of the immunosuppressant cyclosporine A (CyA) on the rejection of the allotransplanted uterus in the mouse...
  44. ncbi request reprint Short-term ischaemic storage of human uterine myometrium--basic studies towards uterine transplantation
    C Almén Wranning
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Sweden
    Hum Reprod 20:2736-44. 2005
    ..Transplantation of the uterus has been suggested as a possible future treatment of absolute uterine infertility. The tolerability of human uterine tissue to cold ischaemic storage was tested in the present study...
  45. ncbi request reprint Vaginal sacrospinous colpopexy and laparoscopic sacral colpopexy for vaginal vault prolapse
    J Marcickiewicz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 86:733-8. 2007
    ..Vaginal sacrospinous colpopexy (VSC) and laparoscopic sacral colpopexy (LSC) both correct vault prolapse. The present study compares the perioperative course and long-term results of VSC and LSC...
  46. pmc Ovarian cyst fluid is a rich proteome resource for detection of new tumor biomarkers
    Björg Kristjansdottir
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Institute of Clinical Sciences, Sahlgrenska Cancer Center, University of Gothenburg, S 413 45, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Clin Proteomics 9:14. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  47. doi request reprint The effect of warm ischemia at uterus transplantation in a rat model
    César Díaz-García
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 92:152-9. 2013
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Successful uterine transplantation in the mouse: pregnancy and post-natal development of offspring
    Randa Racho El-Akouri
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Hum Reprod 18:2018-23. 2003
    ..Here, the first live-born offspring in any uterine transplantation model is reported...
  49. doi request reprint Differential expression of inflammation-related genes in the ovarian stroma and granulosa cells of PCOS women
    Johanna Schmidt
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, SE 41345 Goteborg, Sweden
    Mol Hum Reprod 20:49-58. 2014
    ..This may have implications for the PCOS-related defects in the inflammation-like ovulatory process and for the susceptibility to acquire the inflammatory state of ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome. ..
  50. doi request reprint Histological diagnosis and evaluation of the Swede score colposcopic system in a large cohort of pregnant women with atypical cervical cytology or cervical malignancy signs
    Cecilia Kärrberg
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 91:952-8. 2012
    ....
  51. doi request reprint Glucocorticoid suppression of intraovarian levels of prostaglandins and plasminogen activator activity at ovulation in the rat ovary
    Masato Mikuni
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Sahlgrenska Academy at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 35:1005-11. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the effects of the potent glucocorticoid analogue, dexamethasone (DEX), on ovulation rate and the ovarian production of the ovulatory mediators prostaglandins (PG) and plasminogen activators (PA)...
  52. doi request reprint Perioperative course and long term outcome after vaginal sacrospinous colpopexy for vaginal vault prolapse post hysterectomy: comparison of three different suture methods
    Janusz Marcickiewicz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Sweden
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 34:1026-31. 2008
    ....
  53. ncbi request reprint Differences in expression patterns of the tight junction proteins,claudin 1, 3, 4 and 5, in human ovarian surface epithelium as compared to epithelia in inclusion cysts and epithelial ovarian tumours
    Yihong Zhu
    Department of Obstetrics Gynaecology, The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, S 413 45 Goteborg, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 118:1884-91. 2006
    ..The observations of lack of claudin 4 and low expression of claudin 3 in OSE strengthen our current knowledge about the biological nature of these cells as an undeveloped epithelium...
  54. doi request reprint Rejection of allogenic uterus transplant in the mouse: time-dependent and site-specific infiltration of leukocyte subtypes
    K Groth
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Institute of Clinical Sciences, Sahlgrenska Academy at the University of Gothenburg, SE 413 45 Goteborg, Sweden
    Hum Reprod 24:2746-54. 2009
    ..Our knowledge of inflammatory cell involvement in acute rejection of a uterus transplant is limited; therefore, we examined the pattern of invasion of leukocyte subtypes into an allogeneic uterus transplant...
  55. doi request reprint Reproductive hormone levels and anthropometry in postmenopausal women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS): a 21-year follow-up study of women diagnosed with PCOS around 50 years ago and their age-matched controls
    Johanna Schmidt
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Section for Endocrinology, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, SE 41345 Go teborg, Sweden
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:2178-85. 2011
    ..The hormonal and anthropometric profile of premenopausal women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is well described, but there is a lack of data concerning changes in these variables into the postmenopausal period...
  56. ncbi request reprint Perimenopausal androgen decline after oophorectomy does not influence sexuality or psychological well-being
    Adel Aziz
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Boras Hospital, 501 82 Borås, Sweden
    Fertil Steril 83:1021-8. 2005
    ..To determine whether oophorectomy during the perimenopause, with the associated decline in ovarian androgens, affects sexual function and psychological well-being negatively...
  57. ncbi request reprint Nitric oxide regulates ovarian blood flow in the rat during the periovulatory period
    Kenrokuro Mitsube
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Hum Reprod 17:2509-16. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to characterize the roles of nitric oxide (NO) on the rat ovarian blood flow (OBF) during the preovulatory period...
  58. ncbi request reprint Genetic alterations of serous borderline tumors of the ovary compared to stage I serous ovarian carcinomas
    Lovisa Osterberg
    Department of Oncology, Sahlgrenska Academy, Goteborg University, Blå stråket 2, SE 413 45 Goteborg, Sweden
    Cancer Genet Cytogenet 167:103-8. 2006
    ....
  59. ncbi request reprint Rejection patterns in allogeneic uterus transplantation in the mouse
    R Racho El-Akouri
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sahlgrenska Academy, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Hum Reprod 21:436-42. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to characterize the time course of rejection in a fully allogeneic mouse uterus transplantation model...
  60. doi request reprint Cyclosporine A exposure during pregnancy in mice: effects on reproductive performance in mothers and offspring
    K Groth
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Institute for Clinical Science, Sahlgrenska Academy at the University of Gothenburg, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, S 413 45 Goteborg, Sweden
    Hum Reprod 25:697-704. 2010
    ..This study investigates the effect of exposure during pregnancy to the most commonly used immunosuppressant in organ transplantation, cyclosporine A (CsA), on the reproductive outcome in mothers and offspring...
  61. ncbi request reprint Collagens in the human ovary and their changes in the perifollicular stroma during ovulation
    A K Lind
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 85:1476-84. 2006
    ..Remodeling of the collagens around the follicle is a major event in ovulation. The aim of the present study was to investigate the distribution of collagen I, III, and IV in the human ovary...