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  1. Although agonistic autoantibodies against type-1 angiotensin-II receptor (AT1-AA) are frequently detected in women with preeclampsia, the clinical significance of AT1-AA in association with epithelial ovarian can...

    Authors: Li Song, Su-Li Zhang, Ke-Hua Bai, Jie Yang, Hai-Yan Xiong, Xiao Li, Teng Liu and Hui-Rong Liu

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2013 6:22

    Content type: Research

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  2. Ovarian cancer has the highest mortality rate of all gynaecologic cancers. Faced with poor prognoses, stressful treatment effects and a high likelihood of recurrence, survivors must confront significant physic...

    Authors: Shalini H Moonsammy, Crissa L Guglietti, Daniel Santa Mina, Sarah Ferguson, Jennifer L Kuk, Sara Urowitz, David Wiljer and Paul Ritvo

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2013 6:21

    Content type: Research

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  3. Cryopreserved ovarian cortical tissue acts as a source of primordial follicles (PF) which can either be auto-transplanted or cultured in vitro to obtain mature oocytes. This offers a good opportunity to attain bi...

    Authors: Seema Parte, Deepa Bhartiya, Dhananjay D Manjramkar, Anahita Chauhan and Amita Joshi

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2013 6:20

    Content type: Research

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  4. Epithelial ovarian cancer (EOC) is the most lethal gynecological cancer. Several hospitals throughout the region provide primary treatment for these patients and it is well know that treatment quality is corre...

    Authors: Vincenzo Dario Mandato, Martino Abrate, Pierandrea De Iaco, Debora Pirillo, Gino Ciarlini, Maurizio Leoni, Giuseppe Comerci, Alessandro Ventura, Bruno Lenzi, Andrea Amadori, Federica Rosati, Ruby Martinello, Rossana De Palma, Chiara Ventura, Laura Maria Beatrice Belotti, Debora Formisano…

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2013 6:19

    Content type: Research

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  5. Ovarian carcinoma is the leading cause of cancer death worldwide among gynecological malignancies, and the majority of cases are related with recurrence and chemoresistance. Cancer stem cells (CSCs) are believ...

    Authors: Young Tae Park, Ju-yeon Jeong, Mi-jung Lee, Kwang-il Kim, Tae-Heon Kim, Young-do Kwon, Chan Lee, Ok Jun Kim and Hee-Jung An

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2013 6:18

    Content type: Research

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  6. There is no information in the literature on the impact of changes in quality of life (QoL) scores on prognosis in ovarian cancer. We investigated whether changes in QoL during treatment could predict survival...

    Authors: Digant Gupta, Donald P Braun, Edgar D Staren and Maurie Markman

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2013 6:17

    Content type: Research

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  7. Successful egg cryopreservation has many potential benefits to a variety of patients. However, a superior standard protocol describing all aspects of oocyte cryopreservation has not yet been identified. Oocyte...

    Authors: Cassie T Wang, Lifeng Liang, Craig Witz, Dan Williams, Jason Griffith, Josh Skorupski, Ghassan Haddad, Jimmy Gill and Weihua Wang

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2013 6:15

    Content type: Research

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  8. There is no consensus regarding the management of ovarian cancer patients, who have shown complete clinical response (CCR) to primary therapy and have rising cancer antigen CA-125 levels but have no symptoms o...

    Authors: Fang Wang, Yanfen Ye, Xia Xu, Xuehui Zhou, Jinhua Wang and Xiaoxiang Chen

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2013 6:14

    Content type: Research

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  9. The massive edema of ovary, with or without fibromatosis, is a rare tumor-like entity characterized by an increase in volume of one or both ovaries for accumulation of edema fluid in the stroma that separates ...

    Authors: Rossella De Cecio, Monica Cantile, Nicola Fortunato, Annarosaria De Chiara, Nunzia Simona Losito, Renato Franco and Gerardo Botti

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2013 6:13

    Content type: Case report

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  10. The ovarian surface epithelium responds to cytokines and hormonal cues to initiate proliferation and migration following ovulation. Although insulin and IGF are potent proliferative factors for the ovarian sur...

    Authors: Shelby M King, Dimple A Modi, Sharon L Eddie and Joanna E Burdette

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2013 6:12

    Content type: Research

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  11. The FSH starting dose is usually chosen according to women’s age, anamnesis, clinical criteria and markers of ovarian reserve. Currently used markers include antral follicle count (AFC), which is considered to...

    Authors: Antonio La Marca, Valentina Grisendi, Simone Giulini, Cindy Argento, Alessandra Tirelli, Giulia Dondi, Enrico Papaleo and Annibale Volpe

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2013 6:11

    Content type: Research

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  12. Ovarian cancer (OC) is the sixth most common cancer in women. Currently, carboplatin/paclitaxel ± bevacizumab is the cornerstone of front-line treatment. Conversely, the therapeutic options for recurrent or pr...

    Authors: Nicoletta Staropoli, Domenico Ciliberto, Cirino Botta, Lucia Fiorillo, Simona Gualtieri, Angela Salvino, Pierfrancesco Tassone and Pierosandro Tagliaferri

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2013 6:10

    Content type: Research

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  13. Intraperitoneal (i.p.) models that accurately mimic the feature behavior of human ovarian cancer are required to investigate the pathology and therapeutics of the disease. However, established i.p. models whic...

    Authors: Jianjun Zhang, Xinlian Chen, Gang Shi, Xiaoyan Xie, Hongqian Liu, Xuemei Zhang, Yi Lai, Yan Zuo, Zhong Chen, Shanling Liu and He Wang

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2013 6:9

    Content type: Research

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  14. Cell lines are very useful for clinical and basic research. Thus far, only 11 reports have documented the characteristics of ovarian endometrioid adenocarcinoma cell lines in the literature. Due to the scarcit...

    Authors: Takashi Yamada, Takayoshi Kanda, Hiroshi Mori, Kaname Shimokawa, Mitsuo Kagawa and Yuro Shibayama

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2013 6:8

    Content type: Research

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  15. Since ovarian cancer is associated with high frequency of p53 mutation, the availability of p 53 r eactivation and i nduction of m assive a poptosis (PRIMA-1) offers a possible new therapeutic strategy for overco...

    Authors: Noriko Kobayashi, Mohammadreza Abedini, Noriaki Sakuragi and Benjamin K Tsang

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2013 6:7

    Content type: Research

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  16. Anti-Her-2 treatment is successfully administered to Her-2 overexpressing breast cancer patients and significantly implicates upon their survival. Building on these promising results, anti-Her-2 treatment prot...

    Authors: Sabine Heublein, Thomas Vrekoussis, Doris Mayr, Klaus Friese, Miriam Lenhard, Udo Jeschke and Darius Dian

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2013 6:6

    Content type: Brief communication

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  17. Epithelial ovarian cancer is one of the leading causes of gynaecological cancer morbidity and mortality in women. Early stage ovarian cancer is usually asymptomatic, therefore, is often first diagnosed when it...

    Authors: Ratana Lim, Martha Lappas, Clyde Riley, Niels Borregaard, Holger J Moller, Nuzhat Ahmed and Gregory E Rice

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2013 6:5

    Content type: Research

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  18. Under-carboxylated osteocalcin (ucOC), the precursor substrate of bone biomarker OC is a potent regulator of energy metabolism by promoting insulin production and adiponectin synthesis and decreasing fat store...

    Authors: Carmen E Pepene

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2013 6:4

    Content type: Research

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  19. Chronological age and oocyte yield are independent determinants of live birth in assisted conception. Anti-Müllerian hormone (AMH) is strongly associated with oocyte yield after controlled ovarian stimulation....

    Authors: Amani Khader, Suzanne M Lloyd, Alex McConnachie, Richard Fleming, Valentina Grisendi, Antonio La Marca and Scott M Nelson

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2013 6:3

    Content type: Research

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  20. There is a clinical need for routinely available genomic biomarker testing in newly diagnosed ovarian cancer. In the current study we performed molecular cytogenetics using a validated array based comparative ...

    Authors: Shelly Gunn, Xavier Reveles, Korrie Weldon, Andres Barrera, Mariam Ishaque, Dale Taylor, Chris McCaskill, Jaeweon Kim, Rashmi Shah, Mansoor Mohammed, Todd Barry, Brianne Kaiser, Amita Patnaik and Anthony Tolcher

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2013 6:2

    Content type: Research

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  21. The assessment of the embryo quality is crucial to maintain an high pregnancy rate and to reduce the risk of multiple pregnancy. The evaluation of the pronuclear and nucleolar characteristics of human zygote h...

    Authors: Alessia Nicoli, Francesco Capodanno, Ilaria Rondini, Barbara Valli, Maria Teresa Villani, Daria Morini, Leonardo De Pascalis, Stefano Palomba and Giovanni Battista La Sala

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2013 6:1

    Content type: Review

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  22. Epithelial Ovarian Cancer (EOC) is the second most common gynaecological cancer and accounts for more deaths than all gynaecological cancers combined. Despite extensive research, progress has been slow in unde...

    Authors: Thumuluru Kavitha Madhuri, Anil Tailor, Ben Haagsma, Helen Coley and Simon Butler-Manuel

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2012 5:46

    Content type: Review

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  23. Women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) have higher risk for cardiovascular disease (CVD). Heart type fatty acid binding protein (HFABP) has been found to be predictive for myocardial ischemia.Wet ested wh...

    Authors: Evrim Cakir, Mustafa Ozbek, Mustafa Sahin, Erman Cakal, Askin Gungunes, Zeynep Ginis, Taner Demirci and Tuncay Delibasi

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2012 5:45

    Content type: Research

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  24. Ovarian cancer is the fifth most common cancer among women and causes more deaths than any other type of female reproductive cancer. Currently, treatment of ovarian cancer is based on the combination of surger...

    Authors: Mohd Saif Zaman, Diane M Maher, Sheema Khan, Meena Jaggi and Subhash C Chauhan

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2012 5:44

    Content type: Review

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  25. Thyroid volume (TV) has been found to be associated with age, anthropometry, smoking, iodine status and hyperinsulinemia. Hyperinsulinemia is frequent finding in patients with PCOS and has associations with TV...

    Authors: Evrim Cakir, Mustafa Sahin, Oya Topaloglu, Nujen Bozkurt Colak, Basak Karbek, Askin Gungunes, Muyesser Sayki Arslan, Ilknur Ozturk Unsal, Esra Tutal, Bekir Ucan and Tuncay Delibasi

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2012 5:43

    Content type: Research

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  26. Adrenal androgen excess is frequently observed in PCOS. The aim of the study was to determine whether adrenal gland function varies among PCOS phenotypes, women with hyperandrogenism (H) only and healthy women.

    Authors: Nese Cinar, Ayla Harmanci, Duygu Yazgan Aksoy, Kadriye Aydin and Bulent Okan Yildiz

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2012 5:42

    Content type: Research

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  27. Mature cystic teratomas (MCTs) are the most common germ cell tumors of the ovary. Malignant tranformation occurs in 1-2% of these neoplasms. Although most of the malignancies arising from MCTs are squamous cel...

    Authors: Masaaki Takai, Masanori Kanemura, Hiroshi Kawaguchi, Satoe Fujiwara, Saha Yoo, Yoshimichi Tanaka, Satoshi Tsunetoh, Yoshito Terai, Takashi Yamada and Masahide Ohmichi

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2012 5:41

    Content type: Case report

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  28. Current protocols for the treatment of ovarian cancer include combination chemotherapy with a platinating agent and a taxane. However, many patients experience relapse of their cancer and the development of dr...

    Authors: Stephen R Armstrong, Rashmi Narendrula, Baoqing Guo, Amadeo M Parissenti, Katherine L McCallum, Stephanie Cull and Carita Lannér

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2012 5:40

    Content type: Research

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  29. The development of genetically engineered models (GEM) of epithelial ovarian cancer (EOC) has been very successful, with well validated models representing high grade and low grade serous adenocarcinomas and e...

    Authors: Kenneth Garson, Lisa F Gamwell, Elizabeth MG Pitre and Barbara C Vanderhyden

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2012 5:39

    Content type: Review

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  30. Epithelial ovarian cancer (EOC) remains the most lethal of all the gynaecological malignancies with drug resistance and recurrence remaining the major therapeutic barrier in the management of the disease. Alth...

    Authors: Chantel Samardzija, Michael Quinn, Jock K Findlay and Nuzhat Ahmed

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2012 5:37

    Content type: Review

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  31. The purpose of the study was to determine the incidence of gene expression of Oct-4 and DAZL, which are typical markers for stem cells, in human granulosa cells during ovarian stimulation in women with normal ...

    Authors: Michail Varras, Theodora Griva, Vasileios Kalles, Christodoulos Akrivis and Nikolaos Paparisteidis

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2012 5:36

    Content type: Research

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  32. G protein-coupled receptor 30 (GPR30) is a 7-transmembrane estrogen receptor that functions alongside traditional estrogen receptors to regulate the cellular responses to estrogen. Recent studies suggest that ...

    Authors: Satoe Fujiwara, Yoshito Terai, Hiroshi Kawaguchi, Masaaki Takai, Saha Yoo, Yoshimichi Tanaka, Tomohito Tanaka, Satoshi Tsunetoh, Hiroshi Sasaki, Masanori Kanemura, Akiko Tanabe, Yoshiki Yamashita and Masahide Ohmichi

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2012 5:35

    Content type: Research

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  33. Resistance to apoptosis is a major problem in ovarian cancer and correlates with poor prognosis. Osteoprotegerin (OPG) is a secreted factor in malignant ascites and acts as a decoy receptor for receptor activa...

    Authors: Denis Lane, Isabelle Matte, Claudine Rancourt and Alain Piché

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2012 5:34

    Content type: Research

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  34. Follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) exerts action on both germline and somatic compartment in both ovary and testis although FSH receptors (FSHR) are localized only on the somatic cells namely granulosa cells o...

    Authors: Deepa Bhartiya, Kalpana Sriraman, Pranesh Gunjal and Harshada Modak

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2012 5:32

    Content type: Research

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  35. The resistance of endometriotic tissue to progesterone can be explained by alterations in the distribution of progesterone receptor (PR) and estrogen receptor (ER) isoforms. The aims of this study were to exam...

    Authors: Atsushi Hayashi, Akiko Tanabe, Sachiko Kawabe, Mika Hayashi, Hiroko Yuguchi, Yoshiki Yamashita, Kiyoji Okuda and Masahide Ohmichi

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2012 5:31

    Content type: Research

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  36. Endometriosis has critical implications for women’s quality of life. However, an overview of the current knowledge of this issue is limited. The objective of this systematic review was to determine the extent ...

    Authors: Shuang-zheng Jia, Jin-hua Leng, Jing-hua Shi, Peng-ran Sun and Jing-he Lang

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2012 5:29

    Content type: Review

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  37. This study sought to evaluate the outcome of fresh and vitrified-warmed cleavage-stage and blastocyst-stage embryo transfers in patients undergoing ART treatment within an ethnic Chinese population.

    Authors: Guo Qing Tong, Shan Ren Cao, Xun Wu, Jun Qiang Zhang, Ji Cui, Boon Chin Heng and Xiu Feng Ling

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2012 5:27

    Content type: Research

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  38. The aim of this study was to elucidate the regulatory role of androgen in the follicular development of wild female ground squirrels. Immunohistochemical staining of FSHR, LHR, P450c17, P450arom, androgen rece...

    Authors: Xiaonan Li, Haolin Zhang, Xia Sheng, Ben Li, Jiao Zhou, Meiyu Xu, Qiang Weng, Gen Watanabe and Kazuyoshi Taya

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2012 5:26

    Content type: Research

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  39. Cigarette smoke is associated with decreased female fertility, causing damage to ovarian function and disturbing follicle development. However, the effects of cigarette toxicants on ovarian function depend on ...

    Authors: Larissa LO Paixão, Rejane P Gaspar-Reis, Gabrielle PL Gonzalez, Aline S Santos, Aluana C Santana, Rachel MM Santos, Poli Mara Spritzer and Celly Cristina A Nascimento-Saba

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2012 5:25

    Content type: Research

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  40. The global gene regulator Special AT-rich sequence-binding protein1 (SATB1) has been reported to reprogramme tumour cells into a more malignant phenotype and associate with poor clinical outcome in several can...

    Authors: Björn Nodin, Charlotta Hedner, Mathias Uhlén and Karin Jirström

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2012 5:24

    Content type: Brief communication

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  41. Anti-VEGF treatment has proven effective in recurrent ovarian cancer. However, the identification of the patients most likely to respond is still pending. It is well known that the angiogenesis is regulated by...

    Authors: Christine Vestergaard Madsen, Karina Dahl Steffensen, Dorte Aalund Olsen, Marianne Waldstrøm, Maja Smerdel, Parvin Adimi, Ivan Brandslund and Anders Jakobsen

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2012 5:23

    Content type: Research

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  42. Autophagy is a lysosomal-driven catabolic process that contributes to preserve cell and tissue homeostases through the regular elimination of damaged, aged and redundant self-constituents. In normal cells, aut...

    Authors: Claudia Peracchio, Oscar Alabiso, Guido Valente and Ciro Isidoro

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2012 5:22

    Content type: Review

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  43. Ovarian cancer is predominant of epithelial cell origin and often present at an advanced stage with poor prognosis. Most animal models of ovarian carcinoma yield thecal/granulose cell tumors, rather than adeno...

    Authors: Yiping Huang, Wei Jiang, Yisheng Wang, Yufang Zheng, Qing Cong and Congjian Xu

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2012 5:21

    Content type: Research

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  44. The aim of this study was to assess the clinical value of preoperative blood levels of HE4 as a predictor of overall survival in patients with ovarian cancer and to validate previous data of HE4 and the ROMA a...

    Authors: Grigorios Kalapotharakos, Christine Asciutto, Emir Henic, Bertil Casslén and Christer Borgfeldt

    Citation: Journal of Ovarian Research 2012 5:20

    Content type: Research

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