Publications by faculty and researchers in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine.


Publications from 2002

Zona pellucida-induced acrosome reaction in human sperm: dependency on activation of pertussis toxin-sensitive G(i) protein and extracellular calcium, and priming effect of progesterone and follicular fluid., Alessandro A. Schuffner, Hadley S. Bastiaan, E. Hakan Duran, Zin-Yong Lin, Mahmood Morshedi, Daniel R. Franken, and Sergio Oehninger

Occupational and Environmental Perspectives of Birth Defects, J. L. Simpson and Jennifer R. Niebyl

Imaging of abdominal aortic aneurysms, Amy E.T. Sparks, P. L. Johnson, and M. C. Meyer

Mathematical modeling of myoglobin facilitated transport of oxygen in devices containing myoglobin-expressing cells, H. K. Tilakaratne, Stephen K. Hunter, and V. G. Rodgers

Possible maternal inheritance of a common obstructive urinary tract anomaly. Report of a case of a woman with multiple urinary tract infections and two sons with posterior urethral valves, D. G. Trembath and Asha Rijhsinghani

Folic acid and prevention of birth defects, D. C. Van Dyke, P. J. Stumbo, J. B. Mary, and Jennifer R. Niebyl

Endocrine Assays, Bradley J. Van Voorhis

Epidemiology of Uterine Fibroids, Bradley J. Van Voorhis

Family history as a risk factor for development of uterine leiomyomas - Results of a pilot study, Bradley J. Van Voorhis, P. A. Romitti, and M. P. Jones

Non-evidence-based use of Rho(D) immune globulin for threatened abortion by family practice and obstetric faculty physicians, A. M. Weissman, J. D. Dawson, Asha Rijhsinghani, and N. J. Honkamp

Caspase activity and apoptotic markers in ejaculated human sperm, S. L. Weng, S. L. Taylor, M. Morshedi, A. Schuffner, Eyup Hakan Duran, S. Beebe, and S. Oehninger

Achievement of pregnancy in globozoospermia with Y chromosome microdeletion after ICSI., Hulusi Bulent Zeyneloglu, Volkan Baltaci, E. Hakan Duran, Esra Erdemli, and Sertac Batioglu

Publications from 2001

Adenosarcoma in a patient with vaginal endometriosis, J. Anderson, K. Behbakht, Koen De Geest, and P. Bitterman

Chemoradiation for the Treatment of Cervical Cancer: A New Paradigm, David P. Bender and A. K. Sood

Folate, zinc, and vitamin B-12 intake during pregnancy and postpartum, M. J. Berg, D. C. Van Dyke, C. Chenard, Jennifer R. Niebyl, S. Hirankarn, A. Bendich, and P. Stumbo

Research and professional briefs. Folate, zinc, and vitamin B-12 intake during pregnancy and postpartum, M. J. Berg, D. C. Van Dyke, C. Chenard, Jennifer R. Niebyl, S. Hirankarn, A. Bendich, and P. Stumbo

Molecular tools to reestablish progestin control of endometrial cancer cell proliferation., D. Dai, N. S. Kumar, D. M. Wolf, and Kimberly K. Leslie

Molecular archeology of an SP100 splice variant revisited: dating the retrotranscription and Alu insertion events, Eric J. Devor

Use of molecular beacons to verify that the serine hydroxymethyltransferase pseudogene SHMT-ps1 is unique to the order Primates, Eric J. Devor

Atypical squamous cells of undetermined significance - Clinical experience in a Turkish university hospital, M. H. Ergeneli, Eyup Hakan Duran, T. Ergin, B. Demirhan, and M. Erdogan

Non-invasive early prenatal diagnosis using fluorescent in situ hybridization on transcervical cells: comparison of two different methods for retrieval, T. ErgIn, V. Baltaci, H. B. Zeyneloglu, Eyup Hakan Duran, M. H. ErgenelI, and S. Batioglu

Decreased expression of the heat shock protein hsp70-2 is associated with the pathogenesis of male infertility, H. L. Feng, J. I. Sandlow, and Amy E.T. Sparks

Miscellaneous diseases, Rene R. Genadry and T. T. Provost

Periodontal disease in pregnancy complicated by type 1 diabetes mellitus, J. M. Guthmiller, J. R. Hassebroek-Johnson, D. R. Weenig, G. K. Johnson, H. L. Kirchner, F. J. Kohout, and Stephen K. Hunter

Feeding Behavior Modification, KIrsten M. Hanrahan

Leukemia in pregnancy and fetal response to multiagent chemotherapy, W. F. Hansen, P. Fretz, Stephen K. Hunter, and J. Yankowitz

Biodegradable microspheres containing group B Streptococcus vaccine: immune response in mice, Stephen K. Hunter, M. E. Andracki, and A. M. Krieg

Cyclophosphamide therapy in a serious case of lupus nephritis during pregnancy., H Kart Köseoglu, A. E. Yücel, G. Künefeci, F. N. Ozdemir, and E. Hakan Duran

Dynamic pelvic magnetic resonance imaging and cystocolpoproctography alter surgical management of pelvic floor disorders, H. S. Kaufman, J. L. Buller, J. R. Thompson, H. K. Pannu, S. L. DeMeester, Rene R. Genadry, D. A. Bluemke, B. Jones, J. L. Rychcik, and G. W. Cundiff

MRI of the female urethra using an endourethral MR coil: Preliminary experience, K. J. Macura, Rene R. Genadry, J. L. Mostwin, T. L. Borman, and D. A. Bluemke

A randomized controlled trial of interleukin-1 receptor antagonist in a rabbit model of ascending infection in pregnancy., R. S. McDuffie, J. K. Davies, Kimberly K. Leslie, S. Lee, M. P. Sherman, and R. S. Gibbs

Stress incontinence observed with real time sonography and dynamic fastscan magnetic resonance imaging--insights into pathophysiology., J. L. Mostwin, Rene R. Genadry, R. Saunders, and A. Yang

Antibiotics and Other Antimicrobial Agents in Pregnancy and During Lactation, Jennifer R. Niebyl

Teratology and Drugs in Pregnancy, Jennifer R. Niebyl

Fetal survival after umbilical cord prolapse for more than three days. A case report, D. M. Poetker and Asha Rijhsinghani

Endourethral MRI, H. H. Quick, J. M. Serfaty, H. K. Pannu, Rene R. Genadry, C. J. Yeung, and E. Atalar

Examining the boundaries of tailoring: the utility of tailoring versus targeting mammography interventions for two distinct populations., Ginny L. Ryan, C. S. Skinner, D. Farrell, and V. L. Champion

The effect of a novel glycoprotein IIb/IIIa antagonist, SR 121566A, on platelet aggregation and activation in rhesus monkeys., Mark Santillan, J. Herring, D. A. Hoppensteadt, W. Jeske, J. M. Herbert, and J. Fareed

Need for sperm retrieval and cryopreservation at vasectomy reversal, C. G. Schrepferman, M. R. Carson, Amy E.T. Sparks, and J. I. Sandlow

Modulation of TcR/CD3-zeta chain expression by a circulating factor derived from ovarian cancer patients, D. D. Taylor, David P. Bender, C. Gercel-Taylor, J. Stanson, and T. Whiteside

Management options for uterine fibroids - Foreword, Bradley J. Van Voorhis

Effect of the total motile sperm count on the efficacy and cost-effectiveness of intrauterine insemination and in vitro fertilization, Bradley J. Van Voorhis, M. Barnett, Amy E.T. Sparks, Craig H. Syrop, G. Rosenthal, and J. Dawson

Decision to do IUI or IVF - sperm count? Reply, Bradley J. Van Voorhis, Amy E.T. Sparks, and Craig H. Syrop

Syntaxin 4 heterozygous knockout mice develop muscle insulin resistance., C. Yang, K. J. Coker, J. K. Kim, S. Mora, D. C. Thurmond, A. C. Davis, Baoli Yang, R. A. Williamson, G. I. Shulman, and J. E. Pessin

Drug Therapy in Pregnancy, J. Yankowitz and Jennifer R. Niebyl

Folic Acid Supplementation for Prevention of Birth Defects, J. Yankowitz and Jennifer R. Niebyl

Loss of heterozygosity of the CUTL1 gene in uterine leiomyomata., S. M. Zeng, Bradley J. Van Voorhis, and J. Yankowitz

Expression and localization of luteinizing hormone receptor in the female mouse reproductive tract (vol 64, pg 179, 2001), M. L. Zhang, H. Shi, D. L. Segaloff, and Bradley J. Van Voorhis

Publications from 2000

Group B streptococci causing neonatal bloodstream infection: antimicrobial susceptibility and serotyping results from SENTRY centers in the Western Hemisphere, J. I. Andrews, D. J. Diekema, Stephen K. Hunter, P. R. Rhomberg, M. A. Pfaller, R. N. Jones, and G. V. Doern

Use of high specific activity StarFire (TM) oligonucleotide probes to visualize low-abundance pre-mRNA splicing intermediates in S-pombe, M. A. Behlke, S. A. Dames, W. H. McDonald, K. L. Gould, Eric J. Devor, and J. A. Walder

Congenital fiber-type disproportion presenting antenatally with clubfoot and hydramnios, D. R. Bigner, Asha Rijhsinghani, and J. Yankowitz

Case 19: Abnormal Pap Smear, Catherine S. Bradley

Case 50: Urinary Frequency and Urgency, Catherine S. Bradley

Interstitial cystitis: evaluation and management, Catherine S. Bradley and G. S. Singh

Appropriate tissue- and cell-specific expression of a single copy human angiotensinogen transgene specifically targeted upstream of the HPRT locus by homologous recombination., B. Cvetkovic, Baoli Yang, R. A. Williamson, and C. D. Sigmund

Meta analysis: Effects of interventions on premature infants feeding, H. K. Daley and Colleen M. Kennedy

Histologic inflammation in the maternal and fetal compartments in a rabbit model of acute intra-amniotic infection., J. K. Davies, R. H. Shikes, C. I. Sze, Kimberly K. Leslie, R. S. McDuffie, R. Romero, and R. S. Gibbs

Dysfibrinogenemia and placental abruption, R. Z. Edwards and Asha Rijhsinghani

Evaluation of pregnant women exposed to respiratory viruses., J. W. Ely, J. Yankowitz, and Noelle C. Bowdler

Gynecological and reproductive health issues (chapter 3), S. Faro, P. M. Fine, and Kimberly K. Leslie

Candida albicans chorioamnionitis associated with preterm labor and sudden intrauterine demise of one twin. A case report, U. Friebe-Hoffmann, David P. Bender, C. J. Sims, and P. N. Rauk

Normal gross and histologic anatomy of the human female urethra: a basis for understanding urinary incontinence, J. Haderer, Rene R. Genadry, and G. Hutchins

Present and future perspectives on the use of free or encapsulated pancreatic islet cell transplantation as a treatment of pregnancy complicated by type 1 diabetes, Stephen K. Hunter

Randomized controlled trial assessing the effect of vitamin A supplementation on maternal morbidity during pregnancy and postpartum among HIV-infected women, Colleen M. Kennedy, A. Coutsoudis, L. Kuhn, K. Pillay, A. Mburu, Z. Stein, and H. Coovadia

Breast cancer and Pregnancy, Kimberly K. Leslie

Acute intrauterine infection results in an imbalance between pro- and anti-inflammatory cytokines in the pregnant rabbit., Kimberly K. Leslie, S. L. Lee, S. M. Woodcock, J. K. Davies, R. S. McDuffie, E. Hirsch, M. P. Sherman, J. L. Eskens, and R. S. Gibbs

Estrogens in intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy., Kimberly K. Leslie, L. Reznikov, F. R. Simon, P. V. Fennessey, H. Reyes, and J. Ribalta

President's page, Jennifer R. Niebyl

President's page, Jennifer R. Niebyl

Dynamic MR imaging of pelvic organ prolapse: spectrum of abnormalities, H. K. Pannu, H. S. Kaufman, G. W. Cundiff, Rene R. Genadry, D. A. Bluemke, and E. K. Fishman

Transfection of C6 glioma cells with glia maturation factor upregulates brain-derived neurotrophic factor and nerve growth factor: trophic effects and protection against ethanol toxicity in cerebellar granule cells, N. J. Pantazis, A. Zaheer, Donghai Dai, S. Zaheer, S. H. Green, and R. Lim

The mammalian sodium channel BNC1 is required for normal touch sensation., M. P. Price, G. R. Lewin, S. L. McIlwrath, C. Cheng, J. Xie, P. A. Heppenstall, C. L. Stucky, A. G. Mannsfeldt, T. J. Brennan, H. A. Drummond, J Qiao, C. J. Benson, D E. Tarr, R F. Hrstka, Baoli Yang, R. A. Williamson, and M. J. Welsh

Antiviral treatment in pregnancy, Asha Rijhsinghani

Cervical cancer diagnosed shortly after pregnancy: prognostic variables and delivery routes, A. K. Sood, J. I. Sorosky, N. Mayr, B. Anderson, R. E. Buller, and Jennifer R. Niebyl

Treatment of endometrial polyps, M. Tjarks and Bradley J. Van Voorhis

Pharmacogenetic screening for susceptibility to fetal malformations in women, D. C. Van Dyke, V. L. Ellingrod, M. J. Berg, Jennifer R. Niebyl, A. L. Sherbondy, and D. G. Trembath

A comparison of tubal ligation reversal procedures, Bradley J. Van Voorhis

Comparison of tubal ligation reversal procedures, Bradley J. Van Voorhis

Prognostic factors for pregnancy following intrauterine insemination and in vitro fertilization, Bradley J. Van Voorhis, M. Barnett, Amy E.T. Sparks, Craig H. Syrop, A. Dokras, and J. I. Sandlow

Bilateral undescended ovaries: association with infertility and treatment with IVF, Bradley J. Van Voorhis, A. Dokras, and Craig H. Syrop

Cost-effective treatment for the couple with infertility, Bradley J. Van Voorhis and Craig H. Syrop

Publications from 1999

Temporal expression of inducible nitric oxide synthase in mouse and human placenta, S. A. Baylis, P. J. Strijbos, A. Sandra, R. J. Russell, Asha Rijhsinghani, I. G. Charles, and C. P. Weiner

The use of propofol, nitrous oxide, or isoflurane does not affect the reproductive success rate following gamete intrafallopian transfer (GIFT) - A multicenter pilot trial/survey, Y. Beilin, C. A. Bodian, T. Mukherjee, L. A. Andres, R. D. Vincent, D. L. Hock, Amy E.T. Sparks, A. K. Munson, M. E. Minnich, M. P. Steinkampf, G. M. Christman, R. S.F. McKay, and J. B. Eisenkraft

Social Environment and Longevity in Schizophrenia, A. J. Christensen, Rachel A. Maassen, S. L. Ehlers, and S. K. Schultz

Fetal hemorrhage and platelet dysfunction in SLP-76-deficient mice., J. L. Clements, J. R. Lee, B. Gross, Baoli Yang, J. D. Olson, A. Sandra, S. P. Watson, S. R. Lentz, and G. A. Koretzky

Sonohysterography in premenopausal women with and without abnormal bleeding, M. Clevenger-Hoeft, Craig H. Syrop, D. W. Stovall, and Bradley J. Van Voorhis

Postoperative irradiation in malignant tumors of submandibular gland, Donghai Dai

Use of arbitrary-primed PCR (AP-PCR) oligonucleotide motifs for genomic and phylogenetic analyses of human and non-human primates., Eric J. Devor

Multiple childhood behavioral disorders (Tourette Syndrome, multiple tics, ADD and OCD) presenting in a family with a balanced chromosome translocation (t1;8) (q21.1;q22.1), Eric J. Devor and H. J. Magee

Serotonin transporter gene (5-HTT) polymorphisms and compulsive buying, Eric J. Devor, H. J. Magee, R. M. Dill-Devor, J. Gabel, and D. W. Black

Desmoid tumor of the vulva. A case report, M. H. Ergeneli, B. Demirhan, and Eyup Hakan Duran

Malignant mixed mesodermal tumor arising in a benign cystic teratoma, M. H. Ergeneli, B. Demirhan, Eyup Hakan Duran, and M. Coskun

Vaginectomy and laparoscopically assisted vaginal hysterectomy as adjunctive surgery for female-to-male transsexual reassignment: preliminary report, M. H. Ergeneli, Eyup Hakan Duran, G. Ozcan, and M. Erdogan

Endometrial response to unopposed estrogens remains unaltered in patients with chronic renal failure receiving hemodialysis, M. H. Ergeneli, Eyup Hakan Duran, H. B. Zeyneloglu, B. Demirhan, and M. Erdogan

Intermenstrual bleeding secondary to cesarean scar diverticuli: Report of three cases, S. S. Erickson and Bradley J. Van Voorhis

Decreased expression of the c-kit receptor is associated with increased apoptosis in subfertile human testes, H. L. Feng, J. I. Sandlow, Amy E.T. Sparks, A. Sandra, and L. J. Zheng

Development of an immunocontraceptive vaccine. Current status, H. Feng, J. I. Sandlow, Amy E.T. Sparks, and A. Sandra

Promotion of neovascularization around hollow fiber bioartificial organs using biologically active substances, Stephen K. Hunter, J. M. Kao, Y. Wang, J. A. Benda, and V. G. Rodgers

Bioartificial pancreas use in diabetic pregnancy, Stephen K. Hunter, Y. Wang, and V. G. Rodgers

In vivo biocompatibility evaluation of Cibacron blue-agarose, J. M. Kao, R. Rose, M. Yousef, Stephen K. Hunter, and V. G. Rodgers