Sara A DiVall

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The influence of endocrine disruptors on growth and development of children
    Sara A DiVall
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Endocrinology, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Curr Opin Endocrinol Diabetes Obes 20:50-5. 2013
  2. pmc Egr-1 binds the GnRH promoter to mediate the increase in gene expression by insulin
    Sara A DiVall
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University, 600 N Wolfe Street, Park 211, Baltimore, MD 21287, United States
    Mol Cell Endocrinol 270:64-72. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Endocrinology of female puberty
    Sara A DiVall
    Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Curr Opin Endocrinol Diabetes Obes 16:1-4. 2009
  4. pmc Divergent roles of growth factors in the GnRH regulation of puberty in mice
    Sara A DiVall
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21212, USA
    J Clin Invest 120:2900-9. 2010
  5. pmc Rescue of obesity-induced infertility in female mice due to a pituitary-specific knockout of the insulin receptor
    Kathryn J Brothers
    Department of Physiology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Cell Metab 12:295-305. 2010
  6. pmc Impaired estrogen feedback and infertility in female mice with pituitary-specific deletion of estrogen receptor alpha (ESR1)
    Surya P Singh
    Divisions of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Biol Reprod 81:488-96. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Pubertal development and menarche
    Sara A DiVall
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1135:19-28. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Insulin regulation of GnRH gene expression through MAP kinase signaling pathways
    Helen H Kim
    University of Chicago, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 5839 South Maryland Avenue MC5053, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Mol Cell Endocrinol 242:42-9. 2005

Research Grants

  1. The Role of Egr-1 in GnRH Neurons
    Sara DiVall; Fiscal Year: 2005

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. doi request reprint The influence of endocrine disruptors on growth and development of children
    Sara A DiVall
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Endocrinology, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Curr Opin Endocrinol Diabetes Obes 20:50-5. 2013
    ..This review describes the most recent data about the effects of endocrine disrupting compounds (EDCs) on infant and early childhood growth and reproductive tract development as well as controversies in the field...
  2. pmc Egr-1 binds the GnRH promoter to mediate the increase in gene expression by insulin
    Sara A DiVall
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University, 600 N Wolfe Street, Park 211, Baltimore, MD 21287, United States
    Mol Cell Endocrinol 270:64-72. 2007
    ..Thus, Egr-1 binds the GnRH promoter at a site between -67 and -76bp from the transcriptional start site to mediate the insulin-induced increase in GnRH gene transcription...
  3. ncbi request reprint Endocrinology of female puberty
    Sara A DiVall
    Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Curr Opin Endocrinol Diabetes Obes 16:1-4. 2009
    ....
  4. pmc Divergent roles of growth factors in the GnRH regulation of puberty in mice
    Sara A DiVall
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21212, USA
    J Clin Invest 120:2900-9. 2010
    ..These studies define the role of IGF-1R signaling in the coordination of somatic development with reproductive maturation and provide insight into the mechanisms regulating pubertal timing in anabolic states...
  5. pmc Rescue of obesity-induced infertility in female mice due to a pituitary-specific knockout of the insulin receptor
    Kathryn J Brothers
    Department of Physiology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Cell Metab 12:295-305. 2010
    ....
  6. pmc Impaired estrogen feedback and infertility in female mice with pituitary-specific deletion of estrogen receptor alpha (ESR1)
    Surya P Singh
    Divisions of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Biol Reprod 81:488-96. 2009
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Pubertal development and menarche
    Sara A DiVall
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1135:19-28. 2008
    ..A multidisciplinary focus is required to elucidate the complex mechanisms involved in the initiation and progression of puberty...
  8. ncbi request reprint Insulin regulation of GnRH gene expression through MAP kinase signaling pathways
    Helen H Kim
    University of Chicago, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 5839 South Maryland Avenue MC5053, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Mol Cell Endocrinol 242:42-9. 2005
    ..Our studies suggest that insulin may regulate reproductive function by direct effects on the GnRH neurons and specifically by stimulating GnRH gene expression...

Research Grants2

  1. The Role of Egr-1 in GnRH Neurons
    Sara DiVall; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Protein-DNA binding studies will be performed on candidate regions of the GnRH promoter. This could define a link between nutritional status and reproductive competency at a molecular level. ..