Peter R Casson
Affiliation: University of Vermont
- Human chorionic gonadotropin does not alter patterns of adrenal androgen secretion in primary human adrenal reticularis and fasciculata cell culturePeter R Casson
Department of OBGYN, University of Vermont, Burlington 05401, USA
Menopause 14:316-9. 2007..We hypothesized that human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG), acting as an luteinizing hormone analog, would thus augment adrenal androgen secretion from primary human adrenocortical zona reticularis and zona fasciculata cell cultures...
- Correlation of serum androgens with anthropometric and metabolic indices in healthy, nonobese postmenopausal womenPeter R Casson
University of Vermont, Fletcher Allen Health Care, Smith 401, 111 Colchester Avenue, Burlington, Vermont 05401, USA
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:4276-82. 2010..Thus, the present study sought to assess the contribution of endogenous circulating androgens to the regulation of metabolic function, body morphometry, and physical function in normal naturally postmenopausal women...
- Proactively establishing a biologic specimens repository for large clinical trials: an idea whose time has comePeter R Casson
Department of Medicine and Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA
Syst Biol Reprod Med 57:217-21. 2011..Importantly, the biorepository specimens/samples are typically collected in addition to local and core specimens obtained for the parent study that provide baseline assessments for safety and efficacy outcomes...
- Impact of Male and Female Weight, Smoking, and Intercourse Frequency on Live Birth in Women With Polycystic Ovary SyndromeAlex J Polotsky
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology A J P, A A A, R A, N S, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, Colorado 80045 Department of Biostatistics and Informatics A A A, School of Public Health, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, Colorado 80045 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology P R C, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont 05405 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology C C, Hospital of University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology M P D, GA Regents University, Augusta, Georgia 30912 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology G M C, University of Florida Health System, Gainesville, Florida 32610 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology W D S, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107 Department of Urology J C T, State University of New York Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, New York 13202 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology S A K, Center for Molecular Medicine and Genetics, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan 48201 Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development E E, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 Department of Biostatistics H Z, Yale University School of Public Health, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 and Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology R S L, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 100:2405-12. 2015..Obese men with normal semen parameters exhibit reduced fertility but few prospective data are available...
- Relationship of androgens to body composition, energy and substrate metabolism and aerobic capacity in healthy, young womenJennifer L Keller
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
Steroids 76:1247-51. 2011..To evaluate the role of physiologic levels of androgens and their precursors in the regulation of body composition, energy and substrate metabolism and aerobic capacity in healthy, cycling, premenopausal women...
- Effects of testosterone on cardiomyocyte calcium homeostasis and contractile function in female ratsRonald D Beesley
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT, USA
Exp Physiol 98:161-71. 2013..Our results argue against acute or chronic effects of T on cardiomyocyte shortening dynamics, calcium cycling or myosin heavy chain expression, arguing against any direct effect of T on cardiomyocyte function in adult females...