R N Taylor

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Emerging role of genomics in endometriosis research
    Robert N Taylor
    Center for Reproductive Sciences, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, 94143 0556, USA
    Fertil Steril 78:694-8. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Endocrine and paracrine regulation of endometrial angiogenesis
    R N Taylor
    Center for Reproductive Sciences, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0556, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 943:109-21. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Angiogenic factors in endometriosis
    Robert N Taylor
    Center for Reproductive Sciences, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, 94143 0556, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 955:89-100; discussion 118, 396-406. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Immunolocalization and regulation of the chemokine RANTES in human endometrial and endometriosis tissues and cells
    D Hornung
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0556, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 82:1621-8. 1997
  5. ncbi request reprint Histocompatibility leukocyte antigen-G is not expressed by endometriosis or endometrial tissue
    D Hornung
    Center for Reproductive Sciences, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143-0556, USA
    Fertil Steril 75:814-7. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Placental peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-gamma is up-regulated by pregnancy serum
    L L Waite
    Departments of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco 94143, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 85:3808-14. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Anti-angiogenic treatment of endometriosis: biochemical aspects
    R N Taylor
    Center for Reproductive Sciences, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 57:54-6. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint The future of endometriosis research: genomics and proteomics?
    R N Taylor
    Center for Reproductive Sciences, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 57:47-9. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Nuclear peroxisome proliferator-activated receptors alpha and gamma have opposing effects on monocyte chemotaxis in endometriosis
    D Hornung
    Center for Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 86:3108-14. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Impact of the ovulatory cycle on virologic and immunologic markers in HIV-infected women
    R M Greenblatt
    University of California, Infectious Diseases Division, San Francisco, CA 94122, USA
    J Infect Dis 181:82-90. 2000

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Publications39

  1. ncbi request reprint Emerging role of genomics in endometriosis research
    Robert N Taylor
    Center for Reproductive Sciences, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, 94143 0556, USA
    Fertil Steril 78:694-8. 2002
    ..In this report we briefly review some of the seminal technological advances that inspired the genomics revolution and describe their application in the field of endometriosis research...
  2. ncbi request reprint Endocrine and paracrine regulation of endometrial angiogenesis
    R N Taylor
    Center for Reproductive Sciences, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0556, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 943:109-21. 2001
    ..g., endometriosis), a proinflammatory cytokine, IL-1beta, can mediate neoangiogenesis by inducing VEGF-A gene transcription. Thus, endometrial vascularization is effected by both endocrine and paracrine pathways...
  3. ncbi request reprint Angiogenic factors in endometriosis
    Robert N Taylor
    Center for Reproductive Sciences, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, 94143 0556, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 955:89-100; discussion 118, 396-406. 2002
    ..We postulate that interference with angiogenic principles expressed in the peritoneum may constitute novel therapeutic opportunities for the prevention, amelioration, or treatment of pelvic endometriosis...
  4. ncbi request reprint Immunolocalization and regulation of the chemokine RANTES in human endometrial and endometriosis tissues and cells
    D Hornung
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0556, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 82:1621-8. 1997
    ..The results indicate that RANTES is a normal constituent of the eutopic endometrium. We propose that secretion of RANTES by ectopic endometriosis implants provides a mechanism for peritoneal leukocyte recruitment...
  5. ncbi request reprint Histocompatibility leukocyte antigen-G is not expressed by endometriosis or endometrial tissue
    D Hornung
    Center for Reproductive Sciences, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143-0556, USA
    Fertil Steril 75:814-7. 2001
    ..Moreover, ectopic and normal endometrial tissues and stromal cells did not express HLA-G. CONCLUSION(S): Immune cell inhibition in endometriosis must be mediated by factors other than HLA-G...
  6. ncbi request reprint Placental peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-gamma is up-regulated by pregnancy serum
    L L Waite
    Departments of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco 94143, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 85:3808-14. 2000
    ..The results suggest that increased activation of PPARgamma may play an important role in maternal metabolism during human pregnancy...
  7. ncbi request reprint Anti-angiogenic treatment of endometriosis: biochemical aspects
    R N Taylor
    Center for Reproductive Sciences, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 57:54-6. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint The future of endometriosis research: genomics and proteomics?
    R N Taylor
    Center for Reproductive Sciences, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 57:47-9. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Nuclear peroxisome proliferator-activated receptors alpha and gamma have opposing effects on monocyte chemotaxis in endometriosis
    D Hornung
    Center for Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 86:3108-14. 2001
    ..Inhibitors of PPAR-alpha or activators of PPAR-gamma could be developed for the treatment of inflammation associated with endometriosis...
  10. ncbi request reprint Impact of the ovulatory cycle on virologic and immunologic markers in HIV-infected women
    R M Greenblatt
    University of California, Infectious Diseases Division, San Francisco, CA 94122, USA
    J Infect Dis 181:82-90. 2000
    ..Thus, the ovulatory cycle influenced circulating HIV-1 RNA levels, a finding that is plausible because of the known effect of sex hormones on lymphocyte function and cytokine production...
  11. ncbi request reprint Purification and characterization of an immunomodulatory endometrial protein, glycodelin
    J L Vigne
    Center for Reproductive Sciences, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0556, USA
    J Biol Chem 276:17101-5. 2001
    ..Our findings support the hypothesis that glycodelin reduces the local maternal inflammatory response toward the implantation of a semiallogeneic conceptus...
  12. ncbi request reprint Preeclampsia, an implantation disorder
    Leslie L Waite
    University of California at San Francisco, 513 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco CA 94143, USA
    Rev Endocr Metab Disord 3:151-8. 2002
  13. ncbi request reprint Medicine. Consent from donors for embryo and stem cell research
    Bernard Lo
    Program in Medical Ethics, School of Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Science 301:921. 2003
    ..Some gamete donors who are willing to help women and couples bear children may object to the use of their genetic materials for certain types of research...
  14. ncbi request reprint Informed consent in human oocyte, embryo, and embryonic stem cell research
    Bernard Lo
    Program in Medical Ethics and the Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, 521 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143 0903, USA
    Fertil Steril 82:559-63. 2004
    ..Treating assisted reproduction technology physicians can help with the consent process, provided that they are not involved in the research...
  15. ncbi request reprint Circulating activators of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptors are reduced in preeclamptic pregnancy
    Leslie L Waite
    Center for Reproductive Sciences, University of California San Francisc, CA 94143, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:620-6. 2005
    ..We speculate that endogenous regulators of PPAR play a role in maternal metabolism and immune function in normal and pathological pregnancies...
  16. ncbi request reprint All-trans retinoic acid inhibits vascular endothelial growth factor expression in a cell model of neutrophil activation
    Meng Kian Tee
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics and Cell Biology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Endocrinology 147:1264-70. 2006
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  17. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal serum concentrations of placental growth factor: evidence for abnormal placental angiogenesis in pathologic pregnancies
    Robert N Taylor
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 188:177-82. 2003
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  18. ncbi request reprint Altered expression of a cell-cycle suppressor gene, Tob-1, in endometriotic cells by cDNA array analyses
    Dan I Lebovic
    Reproductive Endocrinology Division, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Fertil Steril 78:849-54. 2002
    ..To evaluate the effects of this cytokine on normal endometrial stromal cells and endometriotic stromal cells we performed cDNA expression array analyses before and after exposure to IL-1beta...
  19. ncbi request reprint Sulindac suppresses nuclear factor-kappaB activation and RANTES gene and protein expression in endometrial stromal cells from women with endometriosis
    Fritz Wieser
    Division of Gynecological Endocrinology and Reproductive Medicine, University of Vienna, Austria
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:6441-7. 2005
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  20. ncbi request reprint Steady-state levels of aquaporin 1 mRNA expression are increased in idiopathic polyhydramnios
    Stephanie E Mann
    Phoenix Integrated Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Maricopa Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85008, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:884-7. 2006
    ..Therefore, we hypothesized that in pregnancies with idiopathic polyhydramnios, AQP1 expression might be reduced in fetal membranes from pregnancies with this AF volume disorder...
  21. ncbi request reprint Regulated upon activation, normal T cell expressed and secreted (RANTES) and monocyte chemotactic protein 1 in follicular fluid accumulate differentially in patients with and without endometriosis undergoing in vitro fertilization
    Hong Xu
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University of Schleswig Holstein, Luebeck, Germany
    Fertil Steril 86:1616-20. 2006
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  22. ncbi request reprint Evolution of medical treatment for endometriosis: back to the roots?
    Fritz Wieser
    Division of Gynecological Endocrinology and Reproductive Medicine, University of Vienna, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Hum Reprod Update 13:487-99. 2007
    ..We encourage the development of herbal analogues and establishment of special, simplified registration procedures for certain medicinal products, particularly herbal derivates with a long tradition of safe use...
  23. ncbi request reprint Bone morphogenetic protein 2 functions via a conserved signaling pathway involving Wnt4 to regulate uterine decidualization in the mouse and the human
    Quanxi Li
    Department of Veterinary Biosciences, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, Illinois 61802, USA
    J Biol Chem 282:31725-32. 2007
    ..Collectively, our studies uncovered a unique conserved pathway involving BMP2 and Wnt4 that mediates P-induced stromal decidualization in the mouse and the human...
  24. ncbi request reprint Basal and cytokine-stimulated production of epithelial neutrophil activating peptide-78 (ENA-78) and interleukin-8 (IL-8) by cultured human endometrial epithelial and stromal cells
    Nick A Bersinger
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    Fertil Steril 89:1530-6. 2008
    ..To analyze the constitutive production of epithelial neutrophil activating peptide 78 (ENA-78) and interleukin-8 (IL-8) by epithelial cells and the response of these cells to cytokine stimulation...
  25. ncbi request reprint Relative expression of 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3 receptor, vitamin D 1 alpha-hydroxylase, vitamin D 24-hydroxylase, and vitamin D 25-hydroxylase in endometriosis and gynecologic cancers
    Admir Agic
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University of Schleswig Holstein, Lubeck, Germany
    Reprod Sci 14:486-97. 2007
    ..6 +/- 2.0 ng/mL, n = 33, P = .31). They hypothesize that vitamin D might influence the local activity of immune cells and cytokines thought to play important pathogenic roles in the development and maintenance of endometriosis...
  26. doi request reprint Natural and recombinant human glycodelin activate a proapoptotic gene cascade in monocyte cells
    Meng Kian Tee
    Department of Pediatrics, Center for Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Leukoc Biol 83:843-52. 2008
    ..We postulate that infiltrating monocytes and potentially other innate immune cells of the decidua might be manipulated by this glycoprotein to enhance embryonic implantation rates or conversely, to develop novel contraceptive strategies...
  27. ncbi request reprint Low plasma HLA-G protein concentrations in early gestation indicate the development of preeclampsia later in pregnancy
    Shang mian Yie
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre SWCHSC, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:204-8. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether circulating HLA-G levels, early in pregnancy, predict the subsequent development of preeclampsia (PE)...
  28. ncbi request reprint Effects of phorbol dibutyrate on cell proliferation, apoptosis, and tumor necrosis factor-alpha expression in human endometrial adenocarcinoma cells
    Fritz Wieser
    Division of Gynecological Endocrinology and Reproductive Medicine, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Soc Gynecol Investig 12:370-5. 2005
    ..We further examined whether the induction of tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha) might mediate these effects...
  29. ncbi request reprint A novel model of polyhydramnios: amniotic fluid volume is increased in aquaporin 1 knockout mice
    Stephanie E Mann
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences and Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:2041-4; discussion 2044-6. 2005
    ..To test the hypothesis that amniotic fluid volume is increased in aquaporin 1 knockout mice...
  30. ncbi request reprint Dioxin stimulates RANTES expression in an in-vitro model of endometriosis
    Dong Zhao
    Center for Reproductive Sciences, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, HSE 1689, CA 94143 0556, USA
    Mol Hum Reprod 8:849-54. 2002
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  31. ncbi request reprint Epithelial neutrophil-activating peptide 78 concentrations are elevated in the peritoneal fluid of women with endometriosis
    Michael D Mueller
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Inselspital, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Fertil Steril 79:815-20. 2003
    ..To investigate the presence of epithelial neutrophil-activating peptide 78 (ENA-78) in peritoneal fluid of women with and without endometriosis and to identify the cells that produce this inflammatory protein...
  32. ncbi request reprint Thiazolidinedione inhibition of peritoneal inflammation
    Daniela Hornung
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Center for Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, Calif, USA
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 55:20-4. 2003
    ..This animal model suggests that treatment of endometriosis patients with TZDs may diminish symptoms associated with intraperitoneal inflammation...
  33. ncbi request reprint Regulation of vascular endothelial growth factor by tamoxifen in vitro and in vivo
    Michael D Mueller
    Universitats Frauenklinik, Inselspital Bern, Switzerland
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 55:119-24. 2003
    ..To evaluate the effects of tamoxifen on human endometrial vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) gene expression in vitro and in vivo...
  34. ncbi request reprint Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-gamma ligand inhibition of RANTES production by human endometriotic stromal cells is mediated through an upstream promoter element
    Elizabeth A Pritts
    Center for Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Fertil Steril 80:415-20. 2003
    ..Transcriptional repression appears to be mediated through a specific PPRE at -344 to -322 bp upstream from the RNA polymerase start site...
  35. ncbi request reprint An evidence-based evaluation of endometriosis-associated infertility
    Elizabeth A Pritts
    Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Wisconsin, H4 630 CSC, 600 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI 53792 6188, USA
    Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am 32:653-67. 2003
    ..As the data from these scientific inquiries emerge, clinicians will have a clearer view of effective treatment regimens for endometriosis...
  36. ncbi request reprint First trimester placental growth factor and soluble fms-like tyrosine kinase 1 and risk for preeclampsia
    Ravi Thadhani
    Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 89:770-5. 2004
    ..7-fold (95% confidence interval, 2.3-351.0) in the third (<12 pg/ml) compared with the first (>39 pg/ml) PlGF tertile. First trimester serum levels of PlGF and sFlt1 may identify women at high risk for PE...
  37. ncbi request reprint S-nitrosoalbumin-mediated relaxation is enhanced by ascorbate and copper: effects in pregnancy and preeclampsia plasma
    Robin E Gandley
    Magee Womens Research Institute and Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, University of Pittsburgh, 204 Craft Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Hypertension 45:21-7. 2005
    ..We suggest that the higher circulating levels of SNO-Alb, in women with preeclampsia, reflect a deficiency in Asc/Cu-mediated release of NO from SNO-Alb...
  38. ncbi request reprint Expression and regulation of CCR1 in peritoneal macrophages from women with and without endometriosis
    Fritz Wieser
    Center for Reproductive Sciences, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Fertil Steril 83:1878-81. 2005
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  39. pmc Gap junction communication between uterine stromal cells plays a critical role in pregnancy-associated neovascularization and embryo survival
    Mary J Laws
    Department of Veterinary Biosciences, and University of Illinois Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL 61802, USA
    Development 135:2659-68. 2008
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