The effects of a high-fat, high-cholesterol (HFHC) diet on uterine contractile protein expression and ex-vivo contractile activity in term pregnant rats
R. Muir1, B. Clifford1, S. McMullen1, K. Raheela2, S. Quenby3,4, A. Shmygol3, M. J. Elmes1
Elevated maternal plasma DLK1/PREF-1 in pregnancy is conceptus-derived and its abrogation affects maternal metabolic adaptations to pregnancy
M. A. Cleaton1, A. C. Ferguson-Smith2, M. Charalambous3
Curcumin (a polyphenolic extract of Turmeric) alters oxidative stress and acrosomal reaction in rat spermatozoa
B. O. Iranloye1, O. J. Uweru1
Maternal dietary supplementation of fatty acids and its effects on milk composition and adipose tissue development in the offspring
R. M. Woods1, M. Birtwistle1, G. Davies1, V. Perry3, H. Budge1, F. Wiens2, M. E. Symonds1
The impact of high energy intake during early postnatal life on gene regulators for thermogenesis, adipogenesis and metabolism in the sternal and subcutaneous adipose tissue depots of sheep
M. Birtwistle1, P. Khanal2, A. H. Kongsted2, M. O. Nielsen2, H. Budge1, M. E. Symonds1
The role of microalbuminura as a predictor of gestational diabetes in obese pregnant women from the UK Pregnancies Better Eating and Activity (UPBEAT) pilot trial
N. Patel1, A. Briley1, M. Homsy1, K. Bramham1, N. Dalton2, D. Pasupathy1, L. Poston1
Human placental taurine transporter activity is reduced in pregnancies complicated by gestational diabetes mellitus
F. Hey1, S. L. Greenwood1, M. Price1, M. Desforges1
Teratological evaluation of cyanogenic extracts of cassava (Manihot esculenta crantz) in Wister rat
T. M. Otobo1, R. Tarimobo-Otobo2
The effect of flow on placental amino acid transfer in the isolated perfused placenta
E. M. Lofthouse1, S. Brooks1, I. P. Crocker2, J. Glazier2, M. A. Hanson1, E. D. Johnstone2, N. Panitchob4, C. P. Please3, C. P. Sibley2, K. L. Widdows2, B. G. Sengers4,5
The effect of maternal high fat diet and metformin during pregnancy on placental expression of amino acid transporter and circadian clock genes in the mouse
M. Mosquera1,2, H. Thomas1, J. K. Cleal1, F. R. Cagampang1, R. M. Lewis1
The effects of maternal dexamethasone exposure on serum analyte and oxidative stress in the kidney of male offspring
S. O. Jeje1,2, G. Ushie2, Y. Raji1
Can altered vascular function explain the increased risk of stillbirth and fetal growth restriction in advanced maternal age pregnancies?
S. C. Lean1, A. Heazell1, L. Peacock1, J. Boscolo-Ryan1, T. Mills1, R. L. Jones1
Hypoxia and Hypoxia-Reoxygenation causes an increase in number of cerebral cortex astrocytes in rats in vitro
N. Jones1, T. Phillips1, P. Case1
Does IGF-1 have the potential to alter levels of DNA damage in cells exposed to toxin across a trophoblast cell barrier?
F. Gerber1, E. Mansell1, C. P. Case1
The effect of maternal high fat diet and metformin treatment during pregnancy on placental expression of the Insig1 gene and genes involved in glucose and lipid transport
C. T. Smith1,2, R. M. Lewis1, F. R. Cagampang1, M. Mosquera1, J. K. Cleal1, H. Thomas1
Expression of specific placental amino acid transporters is regulated by DNA methylation
C. L. Simner1, K. A. Lillycrop2, N. C. Harvey3, R. M. Lewis1, J. K. Cleal1
A rat model of intermittent fasting during pregnancy impairs fetal growth and reduces placental amino acid transport
A. Alkhalefah1, N. Ashton1, J. Glazier1
Effects of maternal food restriction on female reproductive system
S. Alwasel1, W. Aldahmash1, J. Nyengaard2,1, H. Harrath1
Characterization of Carica papaya seed (Homestead variety) and toxicological indications after prenatal exposure in male wistar rats
O. T. Oyelowo1, Y. Raji2,1, A. F. Bolarinwa3,1
The effect of maternal metformin treatment in murine obese pregnancy on fetal hepatic development
D. A. Sayed1, H. Thomas1, F. R. Cagampang1, C. D. Byrne1, J. G. Swales3, P. Thomas2
Fetal macrosomia of diabetic rats: histological and histochemical studies of skin and brown fat
S. S. Ali1, N. Ben Zakar2, F. Al Qudsi3, S. Karim4
Moderate maternal salt intake leads to hypertension and hypernatraemia in the offspring: a novel role for the developmental induction of colonic sodium transport
D. Gardner1, C. Gray1, E. Al-Dujaili3, S. Gardiner4, S. Welham2
The effects of maternal dietary exposure on the placental transcriptome
R. Carozzi1, M. A. Hanson1, G. C. Burdge1, K. A. Lillycrop1, J. K. Cleal1
The effects of sprouty2 knockdown on vascular signalling from human bronchial epithelial cells.
R. Swan1, D. J. Walker1, S. C. Land1
Sprouty2 regulates vascular signalling in the developing lung through a direct interaction with regulatory sequences in the VEGF-A promoter.
D. J. Walker1, C. L. Scott1, S. C. Land1
A maternal high fat diet dysregulates expression of clock related and amino acid transporter genes in the mouse placenta
S. P. Robins1, J. K. Cleal1, K. D. Bruce1, F. R. Cagampang1, R. M. Lewis1
Impact of a maternal low protein diet during pregnancy on fetal amino acid availability and kidney development in sheep
L. Lloyd1, K. D. Sinclair2, D. Gardner1
Risk of preeclampsia and COMT Val158Met polymorphism
M. Pertegal2, M. Hernandez1, J. Hernandez1, J. Mendiola5, A. Martinez3, J. Delgado2, J. Parrilla2, V. Bosch4, F. Rodriguez1, F. Fenoy1, I. Hernandez1, B. Bonacasa1
A role for large conductance calcium activated potassium channels (BKCa channels) in L-arginine transport and vasorelaxation induced by insulin in human feto-placental unit
L. Cabrera1,4, S. Rojas1, V. Gallardo1, L. Sobrevia2, M. Wareing3, M. González1
Nitrative stress increases K+ (86Rb) efflux from human placental syncytiotrophoblast
P. Diaz1, C. P. Sibley1, S. L. Greenwood1
Gestational diabetes impairs Nrf2/ARE mediated redox signalling in fetal endothelial cells: implications for developmental priming of endothelial dysfunction in offspring
X. Cheng1, R. Siow1, X. Yin1, M. Mayr1, G. E. Mann1
Placental sirtuin 1 (SIRT-1) and mammalian target of rapamicyn (mTOR) in the Preobe Study: a protective response for the fetus against the adverse outcomes of maternal obesity?
J. Martino1,2, S. Sebert1, M. T. Segura2, I. Rusanova2, M. C. Martinez-Zaldivar2, L. Garcia-Valdez2, M. C. Padilla3, H. J. McArdle4, H. Budge1, M. E. Symonds1, C. Campoy2
Glucocorticoid-induced changes in liver metabolism during mouse pregnancy.
J. K. Jellyman1, E. K. Glover1, O. R. Vaughan1, A. N. Sferruzzi-Perri1, A. L. Fowden1
Effect of KV7 activators on chorionic plate arterial tone: A functional role for KV7 channels in the human placental vasculature?
T. A. Mills1, S. L. Greenwood1, C. P. Sibley1, M. Wareing1
Insulin reverses the H2O2-induced vasoconstriction in human feto-placental microcirculation.
S. Rojas1, L. Cabrera1, P. Careaga1, C. Palma1, R. Villalobos1, V. Gallardo1, L. Sobrevia2, M. Gonzalez1
Dynamics of ovarian follicular development and atresia are regulated by the balance of pro- and anti-angiogenic isoforms of vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF)
J. Castle-Miller2, M. Cengarle2, D. Bates1, Y. Qiu1, D. Tortonese2
Role of tyrosine kinases activity in vasodilator mechanisms induced by insulin in human fetal vein.
L. Cabrera1, P. Ávila1, C. Palma1, M. Nuñez1, V. Gallardo1, C. Aguayo2, L. Sobrevia3, M. Gonzalez1
Maternal fructose and/or salt consumption programs cardiovascular hypersensitivity in the offspring
C. Gray1, S. M. Gardiner2, D. S. Gardner1
Cytokine regulation of natural antimicrobial peptide expression in cultured human vaginal epithelial and endocervical cells
D. Abbott1, E. C. Chin-Smith1, C. M. Foster2, A. H. Shennan1, R. M. Tribe1
Relationship between serum pH and seizure onset following birth asphyxia in the newborn.
R. Delahunty1, N. E. Lynch1, G. Boylan1
Investigating the effects of acidic pH on placental resistance arteries
T. Ali1, F. Broughton Pipkin2, R. N. Khan1
Physiological remodelling of the uterine spiral arteries during human pregnancy: uterine natural killer cells mediate smooth muscle cell disruption
L. K. Harris1, A. Robson2, G. E. Lash2, J. D. Aplin1, P. N. Baker3, J. N. Bulmer2
The metabolism of amino acids in the isolated human placenta
P. E. Day1, J. M. Jackson1, J. K. Cleal1, M. A. Hanson1, A. A. Jackson1, R. M. Lewis1
K+ channel identification in isolated smooth muscle cells of human placental chorionic plate arteries
M. F. Brereton1, S. L. Greenwood1, M. Wareing1
Intermittent maternal fasting accelerates fetal growth but has no effect on offspring blood pressure in the rat
R. J. Wilkinson1, Y. S. Kaloda2, S. H. Alwasel3, N. Ashton1
Raised maternal body mass index (BMI) differentially alters amino acid transporter activity in human placenta.
A. Ditchfield1, T. A. Mills1, M. Wareing1, C. P. Sibley1, S. L. Greenwood1
Sphingosine-1-phosphate receptor expression in extravillous trophoblasts
K. Alsaghir1, D. Adlam1, M. Westwood1, E. Johnstone1
Does ethanol promote endoplasmic reticulum stress-induced cell death during pregnancy: a study on involvement of oxidative stress?
S. Kesireddy1,2, G. Burton2
Possible Link Between Estrogen Levels, Estrogen Receptors and the Tumor Suppressor Gene p53 During Gestation in Rat Placenta
A. Elfarra1, M. Al-Bader1, S. Mohan1, L. Jacob1
The role of plasma-mediated vascular dysfunction and PARP activation in pre-eclampsia
F. English1, S. K. Walsh1, E. J. Johns2, L. C. Kenny1
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