Virginia Winn

Summary

Affiliation: University of Colorado Denver
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Siglec-6 is expressed in gestational trophoblastic disease and affects proliferation, apoptosis and invasion
    Kristen K Rumer
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Colorado School of Medicine, MS8613, P15 3009, 12700 East 19th Avenue, Aurora, Colorado 80045, USA
    Endocr Relat Cancer 19:827-40. 2012
  2. pmc Severe preeclampsia-related changes in gene expression at the maternal-fetal interface include sialic acid-binding immunoglobulin-like lectin-6 and pappalysin-2
    Virginia D Winn
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Endocrinology 150:452-62. 2009

Collaborators

  • Ajit Varki
  • Kristen K Rumer
  • Martina Zink
  • Jill Uyenishi
  • Anita Kramer
  • Deanna Teoh
  • Rhea S Larivee
  • Miriam D Post
  • Kevin Bogart

Detail Information

Publications2

  1. pmc Siglec-6 is expressed in gestational trophoblastic disease and affects proliferation, apoptosis and invasion
    Kristen K Rumer
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Colorado School of Medicine, MS8613, P15 3009, 12700 East 19th Avenue, Aurora, Colorado 80045, USA
    Endocr Relat Cancer 19:827-40. 2012
    ..We propose that Siglec-6 and leptin play a role in the aberrant properties characteristic of GTD, namely excess proliferation and invasion...
  2. pmc Severe preeclampsia-related changes in gene expression at the maternal-fetal interface include sialic acid-binding immunoglobulin-like lectin-6 and pappalysin-2
    Virginia D Winn
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Endocrinology 150:452-62. 2009
    ..The functional significance of these novel observations may provide new insights into the pathogenesis of PE, and assaying the circulating levels of these proteins could have clinical utility for predicting and/or diagnosing PE...

Research Grants1

  1. Functional significance of Siglec-6, a novel leptin receptor, in human placental
    Virginia Winn; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..For the baby, PE can cause growth failure or stillbirth. Those babies that do survive have an increased risk of disorders as adults including diabetes and heart disease. ..