Volume 4 Supplement 1

Basic and applied biology of the primate reproductive tract: in honor of the career of Dr Robert M Brenner

Reviews

Edited by Robert M Brenner

Portland, Oregon, USA

16-17 August 2005

  1. Review

    Regulation of human endometrial function: mechanisms relevant to uterine bleeding

    This review focuses on the complex events that occur in the endometrium after progesterone is withdrawn (or blocked) and menstrual bleeding ensues. A detailed understanding of these local mechanisms will enhan...

    Hilary OD Critchley, Rodney W Kelly, David T Baird and Robert M Brenner

    Reproductive Biology and Endocrinology 2006 4(Suppl 1):S5

    Published on: 9 October 2006

  2. Review

    A baboon model for endometriosis: implications for fertility

    Endometriosis is one of the most common causes of chronic pelvic pain and infertility in women in the reproductive age group. Although the existence of this disease has been known for over 100 years our curren...

    Julie M Hastings and Asgerally T Fazleabas

    Reproductive Biology and Endocrinology 2006 4(Suppl 1):S7

    Published on: 9 October 2006

  3. Review

    Role of nonhuman primate models in the discovery and clinical development of selective progesterone receptor modulators (SPRMs)

    Selective progesterone receptor modulators (SPRMs) represent a new class of progesterone receptor ligands that exert clinically relevant tissue-selective progesterone agonist, antagonist, partial, or mixed ago...

    Kristof Chwalisz, Ramesh Garg, Robert Brenner, Ov Slayden, Craig Winkel and Walter Elger

    Reproductive Biology and Endocrinology 2006 4(Suppl 1):S8

    Published on: 9 October 2006

  4. Research

    Estrogen receptor-alpha (ER-alpha) and defects in uterine receptivity in women

    Endometriosis is a disorder that affects 5% of the normal population but is present in up to 40% of women with pelvic pain and/or infertility. Recent evidence suggests that the endometrium of women with endome...

    Bruce A Lessey, Wilder A Palomino, KBC Apparao, Steven L Young and Ruth A Lininger

    Reproductive Biology and Endocrinology 2006 4(Suppl 1):S9

    Published on: 9 October 2006

  5. Review

    The role of HLA-G in human pregnancy

    Pregnancy in mammals featuring hemochorial placentation introduces a major conflict with the mother's immune system, which is dedicated to repelling invaders bearing foreign DNA and RNA. Numerous and highly so...

    Joan S Hunt, Daudi K Langat, Ramsey H McIntire and Pedro J Morales

    Reproductive Biology and Endocrinology 2006 4(Suppl 1):S10

    Published on: 9 October 2006

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