K Aguan

Summary

Affiliation: University of Maryland
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Application of a functional genomics approach to identify differentially expressed genes in human myometrium during pregnancy and labour
    K Aguan
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Bressler Research Building 11 048, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Mol Hum Reprod 6:1141-5. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Chorion releases a factor that inhibits oxytocin-stimulated myometrial contractility in the pregnant guinea pig
    J A Carvajal
    Perinatal Research Laboratory, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Hum Reprod 16:638-43. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Natriuretic peptide-induced relaxation of myometrium from the pregnant guinea pig is not mediated by guanylate cyclase activation
    J A Carvajal
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Bressler Research Building, 655 W. Baltimore St, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 297:181-8. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of chronic hypoxemia on the regulation of nitric-oxide synthase in the fetal sheep brain
    K Aguan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore MD 21201, USA
    Brain Res Dev Brain Res 111:271-7. 1998

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Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint Application of a functional genomics approach to identify differentially expressed genes in human myometrium during pregnancy and labour
    K Aguan
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Bressler Research Building 11 048, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Mol Hum Reprod 6:1141-5. 2000
    ..Our findings illustrate the advantage of a functional genomics approach over a single gene analysis in identifying a large number of novel and potentially important genes mediating uterine smooth muscle contractile activity...
  2. ncbi request reprint Chorion releases a factor that inhibits oxytocin-stimulated myometrial contractility in the pregnant guinea pig
    J A Carvajal
    Perinatal Research Laboratory, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Hum Reprod 16:638-43. 2001
    ..It was concluded that the chorion releases a substance or substances that reduce oxytocin-stimulated myometrial contractility and may be involved in the maintenance of uterine quiescence during pregnancy...
  3. ncbi request reprint Natriuretic peptide-induced relaxation of myometrium from the pregnant guinea pig is not mediated by guanylate cyclase activation
    J A Carvajal
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Bressler Research Building, 655 W. Baltimore St, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 297:181-8. 2001
    ..Our results suggest that natriuretic peptide-induced relaxation of pregnant myometrium is mediated via a novel mechanism...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of chronic hypoxemia on the regulation of nitric-oxide synthase in the fetal sheep brain
    K Aguan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore MD 21201, USA
    Brain Res Dev Brain Res 111:271-7. 1998
    ..On the other hand, downregulation of eNOS activity and expression may compromise the neuroprotective effect of eNOS and, therefore, further exacerbate brain injury...