Altered IGF-I receptor expression in chorioamniotic cells in premature fetal membranes


Sagol S., Sagol Ö., Ulukus C.

JOURNAL OF REPRODUCTIVE MEDICINE, vol.49, no.6, pp.487-490, 2004 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 49 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2004
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF REPRODUCTIVE MEDICINE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.487-490
  • Keywords: lGF-I receptor, fetal membranes, premature rupture, fetal membranes, GROWTH-FACTOR-I, HUMAN PLACENTA, PREGNANCIES, APOPTOSIS, RUPTURE, BCL-2
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

OBJECTIVE: To investigate the presence and distribution of type I insulinlike growth factor receptor (IGF-IR) in the cells of the chorioamniotic membrane and to search for any alterations occurring in IGF-IR expression in premature rupture of membranes (PROM) patients.