Research Publications

Michael Kiptoo, Zipporah Ng’ang’a, Solomon Mpoke,Indirect immunofluorescence assay, particle Agglutination and Elisa for the detection of HIV type 1 International Journal of Integrative Biology IJIB 2009, Vol.5, No. 1 Pages:9-12

James Munyao, Michael Gicheru, Zipporah Ng’ang’a, Hastings Ozwara Transfection of Plasmodium Knowlesi in baboon (Papio anubis) provides a new system foe analysis of parasites expressed transgenes and host parasite interface

International Journal of Integrative biology IJIB 2008, Vol.2, No. 2 Pages: 100-107 Transfection of Plasmodium Knowlesi in baboon (Papio anubis) provides a new system foe analysis of parasites expressed transgenes and host parasite interface

Konga S, Lado M., Amwayi S., Abade A. M., Ongus, J. R., Oundo, J. O. (2010). Syphilis among Pregnant Women in Juba, Southern Sudan. The East African Medical Journal, May 2010, Vol. 87 No. 5: 47 – 52.

Zhang, Q., Ongus, J. R. Boot, W-J., Calis, J., Bonmatin, J-M., Bengsch, E. and Peters, D. (2007). Detection and localisation of picorna-like virus particles in tissues of Varroa destructor, an ectoparasite of the honey bee, Apis mellifera. Journal of Invertebrate Pathology. October 2007, 96(2): 97 – 105.

Hussein M, Chai CD, Kyama CM, Mwenda JM, Palmer SS, D’Hooghe TM. c-Jun NH2-terminal Kinase (JNK-) inhibitor Bentamapimod reduces induced endometriosis in baboons: an assessor-blind placebo-controlled randomized study. Fertil Steril Accepted April 2015.

Delvou R B, DVHooghe TM, Kyama C, Koskimies P, Hermans RJJ, Dunselman G, Romano A. Inhibition of type 117b-hydroRysteroid-dehydrogenase impairs the synthesis of 17b-estradiol in endometriosis lesions. J ClinEndocrinol Metab. 2014 Jan D 99 N1O:27c-84.

Kyama CM, Falconer H, Chai D, Mihalyi A, Cuneo S, Mwenda JM, DVHooghe TM. Menstrual endometrial supernatant may induce stromal endometriosis in baboons. Front Biosci (Schol Ed) 2014 Jan 1D6:1c-28.

Sunddvist J, eu H, Vodolagkaia A, Fassbender A, Kyama C, Bokor A, Gemgell-Danielsson K, D’Hooghe TM, Falconer H. Replication of endometriosis-associated single-nucleotide polymorphisms from genome-wide association studies in a Caucasian population. Hum Reprod. 2013 Mar;28 (3):835-9.

Dancet EA, Brinnstrjm M, Brasky K, Chai D, Chan AW, Conn PM, Else J, Falconer H, Fagleabas AT, Farah IO, Goddeeris BM, Golos TG, Hau J, Hearn JP, Kairiuki TM, Kyama CM, Lebovic DI, Mwenda JM, Ndung’u J, Nyachieo A, Parker J, Slayden OD, Stouffer RL, Strauss JF, Taylor HS, Vanderpoel S, Westergaard JG, kelinski M, D’Hooghe TM. The Role of Scientists and Clinicians in Raising Public Support for Animal Research in Reproductive Biology and Medicine. Biol Reprod. 2013 Feb 7;88 (2):33. doi: 10.1095/biolreprod.112.105908. c.

Falconer H, Sunddvist J, Hong e, Vodolagkaia A, Fassbender A, Kyama CM, Bokor A, DlHooghe TM. Analysis of common variations in tumor-suppressor genes on chr1p3c among Caucasian women with endometriosis. Gynecol Oncol. 2012 NovD 127: 398-402.

Vodolagkaia A, El-Aalamat Y, Popovic D, Mihalyi A, Bossuyt e, Kyama CM, Fassbender A, Bokor A, Schols D, Huskens D, Meuleman C, Peeraer K, Tomassetti C, Gevaert O, Waelkens E, Kasran A, De Moor B, D’Hooghe TM. Evaluation of a panel of 28 biomarkers for a non-invasive diagnosis of endometriosis. Hum Reprod. 2012 SepD27N9O:2c98-711.

Fassbender A, Verbeeck N, Bjrnigen D, Kyama CM, Bokor A, Vodolagkaia A, Peeraer K, Tomassetti C, Meuleman C, Gevaert O, Van de Plas R, OZeda F, De Moor B, Moreau Y, Waelkens E, D’Hooghe TM. Combined mRNA microarray and proteomic analysis of eutopic endometrium of women with and without endometriosis. Hum Reprod. 2012 JulD 27N7O:2020-9.

De Graaff AA, DelvouR B, DVHooghe T, Kyama C, Dunselman G, Romano A. Paired-BoR gene 2 downregulation in endometriosis correlates with low epidermal growth factor receptor level. Hum Reprod. 2012 JunD27NcO:1c7c-84.

Fassbender A, Waelkens E, Verbeeck N, Kyama CM, Bokor A, Vodolagkaia A, Van de Plas R, Meuleman C, Peeraer K, Tomassetti C, Gevaert O, OZeda F, De Moor B, DVHooghe TM. Proteomics Analysis of Plasma for Early Diagnosis of Endometriosis. Obstet Gynecol. 2012D 119: 27c – 285.

Vodolagkaia A, Bossuyt e, Fassbender A, Kyama CM, Meuleman C, Peeraer K, Tomassetti C, D’Hooghe TM. A high sensitivity assay is more accurate than a classical assay for the measurement of plasma CRP levels in endometriosis. Reprod Biol Endocrinol. 2011, Aug 9D 9 N1O:113.

Fassbender A, Overbergh L, Verdrengh E, Kyama CM, Vodolagakaia A, Bokor A, Meuleman C, Peeraer K, Tomassetti C, Waelkens E, Mathieu C, DVHooghe TM. How can macroscopically normal peritoneum contribute to the pathogenesis of endometriosisn Fertil Steril. 2011 SepD 96 N3O: c97 – 9.

Sunddvist J, Falconer H, Seddighgadeh M, Vodolagkaia A, Fassbender A, Kyama CM, Bokor A, Stephansson O, Padyukov L, Gemgell-Danielsson K, DlHooghe MT. Ovarian cancer-associated polymorphisms in the BNC2 gene among women with endometriosis. Hum Reprod. 2011D 26 N8O: 2253-7.

Kyama CM, Mihalyi A, Gevaert O, Waelkens E, Van de Plas R, Meuleman C, DVHooghe TM. Evaluation of endometrial biomarkers for semi-invasive diagnosis of endometriosis. Fertil Steril. 2011D Mar 15D 95 N4O:1338- 1343.

Sunddvist J, Falconer H, Seddighgadeh M, Vodolagkaia A, Fassbender A, Kyama C, Bokor A, Stephansson O, Padyukov L, Gemgell-Danielsson K, DlHooghe TM..Endometriosis and autoimmune disease: Association of susceptibility to moderate[severe endometriosis with CCL21 and HLA-DRB1. Fertil Steril. 2011D 95 N1O:437-40.1c.

Fassbender A, Simsa P, Kyama CM, Waelkens E, Mihalyi A, Meuleman C, Gevaert O, Van de Plas R, De Moor B, DVHooghe TM. TRIgol treatment of secretory phase endometrium allows combined proteomic and mRNA microarray analysis of the same sample in women with and without endometriosis. Reprod Biol Endocrinol. 2010 Oct 21D 8N1O:123.

Dassen H, Punyadeera C, DelvouR B, Schulkens I, Marchetti C, Kamps R, Klomp J, DiZcks F, de GoeiZ A, DVHooghe TM, Kyama C, Ederveen A, Dunselman G, Groothuis P, Romano A. Olfactomedin-4 regulation by estrogen in the human endometrium reduires epidermal growth factor signalling. Am J Pathol. 2010D 177 N5O: 2495-508.

Simsa P, Mihalyi A, Schoeters G, Koppen G, Kyama CM, Den Hond EM, Foljp C, DVHooghe TM. In a case-control study increased eRposure to dioRin-like compounds is associated with endometriosis in women. Reprod BioMed Online 2010D 20: c81 – c88.

Mihalyi A, Gevaert G, Kyama CM, Simsa P, Pochet N, Meuleman C, Billen J, Blanckaert N, Vodolagkaia A, Fulop V, DVHooghe TM. Non-invasive diagnosis of endometriosis based on a combined analysis of siR plasma biomarkers. Hum Reprod .2010D 25: c54-c4.

Kyama CM. Endometriosis: New insight in pathogenesis and search for potential biomarkers. Leuven University Press. Thesis Book 2009.Ongus, J. R. (2006). Varroa destructor virus 1: A new picorna-like virus in Varroa mites as well as honey bees. PhD thesis. Laboratory of Virology, Wageningen University, Wageningen, the Netherlands. ISBN 90-8504-363-8.

Ongus, J. R., Peters, D., Bonmatin, J. Bengsch, E., Vlak, J. M. and Oers, M. M. (2004). Complete sequence of a picorna-like virus of the genus Iflavirus replicating in the mite Varroa destructor. Journal of General Virology 85: 3747-3755.