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Frank Z Stanczyk, PhD
Research Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology (Part Time)
Obstetrics & Gynecology
LRB 1321 N. Mission Rd Off Campus Los Angeles
+1 323 226 3220

Overview

Dr. Stanczyk is the Director of the Reproductive Endocrinology Laboratory and the Co-Director of the USC Reproductive Endocrine Clinical Laboratory. A nationally recognized expert in steroid and prostaglandin biochemistry, Dr. Stanczyk is a resource to residents interested in laboratory techniques, assay methodologies, and laboratory data analyses. He oversees the Molecular Biology Core Laboratory and actively participates in resident research.

Publications

Correlation of adrenocorticotropin steroid levels between women with polycystic ovary syndrome and their sisters. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2007 Apr; 196(4):398. e1-5; discussion 398. e5-6. View in: PubMed

The role of angiogenic markers in adverse perinatal outcomes: fresh versus frozen embryo transfers. J Assist Reprod Genet. 2017 Sep 04. View in: PubMed

Associations between postmenopausal endogenous sex hormones and C-reactive protein: a clearer picture with regional adiposity adjustment? Menopause. Associations between postmenopausal endogenous sex hormones and C-reactive protein: a clearer picture with regional adiposity adjustment? Menopause. 2017 Sep; 24(9):1040-1048. View in: PubMed

Relationships between circulating and intraprostatic sex steroid hormone concentrations. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2017 Aug 22. View in: PubMed

Serum ghrelin is associated with risk of colorectal adenocarcinomas in the ATBC study. Gut. 2017 Aug 16. View in: PubMed

Serum complexed and free prostate-specific antigen (PSA) for the diagnosis of the polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS). Clin Chem Lab Med. 2017 Mar 31. View in: PubMed

Menopausal symptoms and cardiovascular disease mortality in the Women's Ischemia Syndrome Evaluation (WISE). Menopause. 2017 Feb; 24(2):126-132. View in: PubMed

Does the type of progestin influence the production of clotting factors? Contraception. Does the type of progestin influence the production of clotting factors? Contraception. 2017 Feb; 95(2):113-116. View in: PubMed

Soy Food Intake and Biomarkers of Breast Cancer Risk: Possible Difference in Asian Women? Nutr Cancer. Soy Food Intake and Biomarkers of Breast Cancer Risk: Possible Difference in Asian Women? Nutr Cancer. 2017 Jan; 69(1):146-153. View in: PubMed

Associations of Breast Cancer Risk Factors with Premenopausal Sex Hormones in Women with Very Low Breast Cancer Risk. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2016 Oct 31; 13(11). View in: PubMed

The Effect of Depo Medroxyprogesterone Acetate (DMPA) on Cerebral Food Motivation Centers: A Pilot Study using Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Contraception. 2016 Oct; 94(4):321-7. View in: PubMed

Menopausal symptoms and cardiovascular disease mortality in the Women's Ischemia Syndrome Evaluation (WISE). Menopause. 2016 Sep 26. View in: PubMed

Cardiovascular Disease and 10-Year Mortality in Postmenopausal Women with Clinical Features of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2016 Sep; 25(9):875-81. View in: PubMed

Antimüllerian hormone in relation to tobacco and marijuana use and sources of indoor heating/cooking. Fertil Steril. 2016 Sep 01; 106(3):723-30. View in: PubMed

Antimüllerian hormone in relation to tobacco and marijuana use and sources of indoor heating/cooking. Fertil Steril. 2016 Sep 1; 106(3):723-30. View in: PubMed

Cognitive effects of estradiol after menopause: A randomized trial of the timing hypothesis. Neurology. 2016 Aug 16; 87(7):699-708. View in: PubMed

The elusive minimum threshold concentration of levonorgestrel for contraceptive efficacy. Contraception. 2016 Aug; 94(2):104-8. View in: PubMed

Effects of vitamin D supplementation during weight loss on sex hormones in postmenopausal women. Menopause. 2016 Jun; 23(6):645-52. View in: PubMed

The Effect of Reduced Dietary Fat and Soy Supplementation on Circulating Adipocytokines in Postmenopausal Women: A Randomized Controlled 2-Month Trial. Nutr Cancer. 2016 May-Jun; 68(4):554-9. View in: PubMed

The impact of short-term depot-medroxyprogesterone acetate treatment on resting metabolic rate. Contraception. 2016 Apr; 93(4):317-22. View in: PubMed

In Reply. Menopause. 2016 Apr; 23(4):472-3. View in: PubMed

Vascular Effects of Early versus Late Postmenopausal Treatment with Estradiol. N Engl J Med. 2016 Mar 31; 374(13):1221-31. View in: PubMed

Dry eye in postmenopausal women: a hormonal disorder. Menopause. 2016 Mar; 23(3):343-51. View in: PubMed

Serum androgens and prostate cancer risk: results from the placebo arm of the Prostate Cancer Prevention Trial. Cancer Causes Control. 2016 Feb; 27(2):175-82. View in: PubMed

Associations of sex steroid hormones with mortality in women with breast cancer. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2016 Feb; 155(3):559-67. View in: PubMed

Carotid artery distensibility and hormone therapy and menopause: the Los Angeles Atherosclerosis Study. Menopause. 2016 Feb; 23(2):150-7. View in: PubMed

Inflammatory Marker Changes in Postmenopausal Women after a Year-long Exercise Intervention Comparing High Versus Moderate Volumes. Cancer Prev Res (Phila). 2016 Feb; 9(2):196-203. View in: PubMed

Assay reproducibility of serum androgen measurements using liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry. J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol. 2016 Jan; 155(Pt A):56-62. View in: PubMed

Effect of intravaginal dehydroepiandrosterone treatment on the endometrium: should androstenediol be a concern? Menopause. Effect of intravaginal dehydroepiandrosterone treatment on the endometrium: should androstenediol be a concern? Menopause. 2015 Dec; 22(12):1273-5. View in: PubMed

Endogenous Sex Steroid Hormones, Lipid Subfractions, and Ectopic Adiposity in Asian Indians. Metab Syndr Relat Disord. 2015 Dec; 13(10):445-52. View in: PubMed

CCR5 Expression Levels in HIV-Uninfected Women Receiving Hormonal Contraception. J Infect Dis. 2015 Nov 01; 212(9):1397-401. View in: PubMed

CCR5 Expression Levels in HIV-Uninfected Women Receiving Hormonal Contraception. J Infect Dis. 2015 Nov 1; 212(9):1397-401. View in: PubMed

Effects of exercise dose on endogenous estrogens in postmenopausal women: a randomized trial. Endocr Relat Cancer. 2015 Oct; 22(5):863-76. View in: PubMed

A Prospective Evaluation of Endogenous Sex Hormone Levels and Colorectal Cancer Risk in Postmenopausal Women. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2015 Oct; 107(10). View in: PubMed

Reprint of "Use of medroxyprogesterone acetate for hormone therapy in postmenopausal women: Is it safe?". Reprint of "Use of medroxyprogesterone acetate for hormone therapy in postmenopausal women: Is it safe? ". J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol. 2015 Sep; 153:151-9. View in: PubMed

Reproducibility of an assay to measure serum progesterone metabolites that may be related to breast cancer risk using liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry. Horm Mol Biol Clin Investig. 2015 Sep 1; 23(3):79-84. View in: PubMed

Can highly sensitive antimüllerian hormone testing predict failed response to ovarian stimulation? Fertil Steril. Can highly sensitive antimüllerian hormone testing predict failed response to ovarian stimulation? Fertil Steril. 2015 Sep; 104(3):643-8. View in: PubMed

Reproducibility of an assay to measure serum progesterone metabolites that may be related to breast cancer risk using liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry. Horm Mol Biol Clin Investig. 2015 Sep; 23(3):79-84. View in: PubMed

Ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel in a transdermal contraceptive delivery system. Expert Opin Pharmacother. 2015 Aug; 16(12):1901-9. View in: PubMed

Relationships of sex steroid hormone levels in benign and cancerous breast tissue and blood: A critical appraisal of current science. Steroids. 2015 Jul; 99(Pt A):91-102. View in: PubMed

Adolescent endogenous sex hormones and breast density in early adulthood. Breast Cancer Res. 2015 Jun 04; 17:77. View in: PubMed

Anti-Müllerian hormone concentrations in premenopausal women and breast cancer risk. Cancer Prev Res (Phila). 2015 Jun; 8(6):528-34. View in: PubMed

Association of estrogen measurements in serum and urine of premenopausal women. Biomark Med. 2015 May; 9(5):417-24. View in: PubMed

A prospective evaluation of C-peptide levels and colorectal adenoma incidence. Cancer Epidemiol. 2015 Apr; 39(2):160-5. View in: PubMed

Methods and baseline cardiovascular data from the Early versus Late Intervention Trial with Estradiol testing the menopausal hormone timing hypothesis. Menopause. 2015 Apr; 22(4):391-401. View in: PubMed

Effect of finasteride on serum androstenedione and risk of prostate cancer within the prostate cancer prevention trial: differential effect on high- and low-grade disease. Urology. 2015 Mar; 85(3):616-20. View in: PubMed

Endogenous sex hormones and breast density in young women. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2015 Feb; 24(2):369-78. View in: PubMed

Effects of luteinizing hormone receptor signaling in prostate cancer cells. Prostate. 2015 Feb; 75(2):141-50. View in: PubMed

Association of endogenous sex hormones with adipokines and ghrelin in postmenopausal women. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2015 Feb; 100(2):508-15. View in: PubMed

Adolescent endogenous sex hormones and breast density in early adulthood. Breast Cancer Res. 2015; 17(1):77. View in: PubMed

Increased exposure of norethindrone in HIV+ women treated with ritonavir-boosted atazanavir therapy. Contraception. 2015 Jan; 91(1):71-5. View in: PubMed

Brca1 Mutations Enhance Mouse Reproductive Functions by Increasing Responsiveness to Male-Derived Scent. PLoS One. 2015; 10(10):e0139013. View in: PubMed

Association of estrogen measurements in serum and urine of premenopausal women. Biomark Med. 2015; 9(5):417-24. View in: PubMed

Ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel in a transdermal contraceptive delivery system. Expert Opin Pharmacother. 2015; 16(12):1901-9. View in: PubMed

Study design and methods for the Breast Cancer and Exercise Trial in Alberta (BETA). BMC Cancer. 2014 Dec 06; 14:919. View in: PubMed

Editorial: The new instructions to authors for the reporting of steroid hormone measurements. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2014 Dec; 99(12):4375. View in: PubMed

Editorial: the new instructions to authors for the reporting of steroid hormone measurements. Endocrinology. 2014 Dec; 155(12):4603. View in: PubMed

Editorial: the new instructions to authors for the reporting of steroid hormone measurements. Mol Endocrinol. 2014 Dec; 28(12):1917. View in: PubMed

Editorial: The new instructions to authors for the reporting of steroid hormone measurements. Endocr Rev. 2014 Dec; 35(6):849. View in: PubMed

Correcting oral contraceptive pharmacokinetic alterations due to obesity: a randomized controlled trial. Contraception. 2014 Nov; 90(5):550-6. View in: PubMed

Oestrogen levels in serum and urine of premenopausal women eating low and high amounts of meat. Public Health Nutr. 2014 Sep; 17(9):2087-93. View in: PubMed

Androgen deficiency and dry eye syndrome in the aging male. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2014 Jul 03; 55(8):5046-53. View in: PubMed

Pharmacology of conjugated equine estrogens: efficacy, safety and mechanism of action. J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol. 2014 Jul; 142:16-29. View in: PubMed

Current views of hormone therapy for the management and treatment of postmenopausal women. J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol. 2014 Jul; 142:1-2. View in: PubMed

Use of medroxyprogesterone acetate for hormone therapy in postmenopausal women: is it safe? J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol. Use of medroxyprogesterone acetate for hormone therapy in postmenopausal women: is it safe? J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol. 2014 Jul; 142:30-8. View in: PubMed

Pituitary and ovarian hormone activity during the 7-day hormone-free interval of various combined oral contraceptive regimens. Contraception. 2014 Jul; 90(1):94-6. View in: PubMed

Comparability of antimüllerian hormone levels among commercially available immunoassays. Fertil Steril. 2014 Jun; 101(6):1766-72. e1. View in: PubMed

Comparability of antimüllerian hormone levels among commercially available immunoassays. Fertil Steril. 2014 Jun; 101(6):1766-1772. e1. View in: PubMed

Urinary levels of melatonin and risk of postmenopausal breast cancer: women's health initiative observational cohort. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2014 Apr; 23(4):629-37. View in: PubMed

Psychological reactivity to laboratory stress is associated with hormonal responses in postmenopausal women. J Int Med Res. 2014 Apr; 42(2):444-56. View in: PubMed

Gestodene: a review of its pharmacology, potency and tolerability in combined contraceptive preparations. Contraception. 2014 Apr; 89(4):242-52. View in: PubMed

Clinical effects of selective estrogen receptor modulators on vulvar and vaginal atrophy. Menopause. 2014 Mar; 21(3):309-19. View in: PubMed

Percutaneous absorption of progesterone. Maturitas. 2014 Feb; 77(2):91-2. View in: PubMed

Influence of vitamin D levels on in vitro fertilization outcomes in donor-recipient cycles. Fertil Steril. 2014 Feb; 101(2):447-52. View in: PubMed

Effect of protease inhibitors on steady-state pharmacokinetics of oral norethindrone contraception in HIV-infected women. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2014 Jan 01; 65(1):72-7. View in: PubMed

The role of hormones in the differences in the incidence of breast cancer between Mongolia and the United Kingdom. PLoS One. 2014; 9(12):e114455. View in: PubMed

Study design and methods for the Breast Cancer and Exercise Trial in Alberta (BETA). BMC Cancer. 2014; 14:919. View in: PubMed

Measurement of estradiol--challenges ahead. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2014 Jan; 99(1):56-8. View in: PubMed

Effect of Protease Inhibitors on Steady-State Pharmacokinetics of Oral Norethindrone Contraception in HIV-Infected Women. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2014 Jan 1; 65(1):72-7. View in: PubMed

Dexamethasone suppressibility and adrenal and ovarian venous effluents of 5a-reduced C19 conjugates in hyperandrogenic women. J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol. 2014 Jan; 139:73-7. View in: PubMed

Genetic variants and non-genetic factors predict circulating vitamin D levels in Hispanic and non-Hispanic White women: the Breast Cancer Health Disparities Study. Int J Mol Epidemiol Genet. 2014; 5(1):31-46. View in: PubMed

Androgen deficiency and dry eye syndrome in the aging male. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2014; 55(8):5046-53. View in: PubMed

Cognition, mood, and physiological concentrations of sex hormones in the early and late postmenopause. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013 Dec 10; 110(50):20290-5. View in: PubMed

Deficiencies in immunoassay methods used to monitor serum Estradiol levels during aromatase inhibitor treatment in postmenopausal breast cancer patients. Springerplus. 2013 Dec; 2(1):5. View in: PubMed

Longitudinal changes in IGF-I and IGFBP-3, and mammographic density among postmenopausal women. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2013 Nov; 22(11):2116-20. View in: PubMed

Effect of finasteride on serum levels of androstenedione, testosterone and their 5a-reduced metabolites in men at risk for prostate cancer. J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol. 2013 Nov; 138:10-6. View in: PubMed

Percutaneous progesterone delivery via cream or gel application in postmenopausal women: a randomized cross-over study of progesterone levels in serum, whole blood, saliva, and capillary blood. Menopause. 2013 Nov; 20(11):1169-75. View in: PubMed

Response to commentary. J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol. 2013 Nov; 138:463. View in: PubMed

Effects of progestin-only long-acting contraception on metabolic markers in obese women. Contraception. 2013 Sep; 88(3):418-25. View in: PubMed

Circulating adipokine levels and endometrial cancer risk in the prostate, lung, colorectal, and ovarian cancer screening trial. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2013 Jul; 22(7):1304-12. View in: PubMed

A pilot study examining short-term changes in bone mineral density among class 3 obese users of depot-medroxyprogesterone acetate. Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care. 2013 Jun; 18(3):199-205. View in: PubMed

Ethinyl estradiol and 17ß-estradiol in combined oral contraceptives: pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics and risk assessment. Contraception. 2013 Jun; 87(6):706-27. View in: PubMed

Night shift work and levels of 6-sulfatoxymelatonin and cortisol in men. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2013 Jun; 22(6):1079-87. View in: PubMed

Progesterone is not the same as 17a-hydroxyprogesterone caproate: implications for obstetrical practice. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2013 Jun; 208(6):421-6. View in: PubMed

Comparison of serum and cervical mucus hormone levels during hormone-free interval of 24/4 vs. 21/7 combined oral contraceptives. Contraception. 2013 Jun; 87(6):732-7. View in: PubMed

Therapeutically equivalent pharmacokinetic profile across three application sites for AG200-15, a novel low-estrogen dose contraceptive patch. Contraception. 2013 Jun; 87(6):744-9. View in: PubMed

Association between sex hormones, glucose homeostasis, adipokines, and inflammatory markers and mammographic density among postmenopausal women. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2013 May; 139(1):255-65. View in: PubMed

Effect of hormone therapy on breast epithelial cell proliferation. Menopause. 2013 May; 20(5):483-5. View in: PubMed

Bile acid concentration reference ranges in a pregnant Latina population. Am J Perinatol. 2013 May; 30(5):389-93. View in: PubMed

Progestogens used in postmenopausal hormone therapy: differences in their pharmacological properties, intracellular actions, and clinical effects. Endocr Rev. 2013 Apr; 34(2):171-208. View in: PubMed

Temporal changes in cervical mucus after insertion of the levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system. Contraception. 2013 Apr; 87(4):426-31. View in: PubMed

Modulation of higher-primate adrenal androgen secretion with estrogen-alone or estrogen-plus-progesterone intervention. Menopause. 2013 Mar; 20(3):322-8. View in: PubMed

Sleep duration, spot urinary 6-sulfatoxymelatonin levels and risk of breast cancer among Chinese women in Singapore. Int J Cancer. 2013 Feb 15; 132(4):891-6. View in: PubMed

Prolonged monitoring of ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel levels confirms an altered pharmacokinetic profile in obese oral contraceptives users. Contraception. 2013 Feb; 87(2):220-6. View in: PubMed

Ovarian activity in obese and nonobese women treated with three transdermal contraceptive patches delivering three different doses of ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel. Contraception. 2013 Feb; 87(2):201-11. View in: PubMed

Effect of bilateral oophorectomy on adrenocortical function in women with polycystic ovary syndrome. Fertil Steril. 2013 Feb; 99(2):599-604. View in: PubMed

Pharmacokinetics and adhesion of the Agile transdermal contraceptive patch (AG200-15) during daily exposure to external conditions of heat, humidity and exercise. Contraception. 2013 Feb; 87(2):212-9. View in: PubMed

Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of hormone-induced breast changes in young premenopausal women. Magn Reson Imaging. 2013 Jan; 31(1):1-9. View in: PubMed

Individual variations in serum melatonin levels through time: implications for epidemiologic studies. PLoS One. 2013; 8(12):e83208. View in: PubMed

The effect of grapefruit intake on endogenous serum estrogen levels in postmenopausal women. Nutr Cancer. 2013; 65(5):644-52. View in: PubMed

Hyperandrogenism exerts an anti-inflammatory effect in obese women with polycystic ovary syndrome. Endocrine. 2012 Dec; 42(3):726-35. View in: PubMed

Effect of subcutaneous depot-medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA-SC) on serum androgen markers in normal-weight, obese, and extremely obese women. Contraception. 2012 Dec; 86(6):739-45. View in: PubMed

Performance criteria for testosterone measurements based on biological variation in adult males: recommendations from the Partnership for the Accurate Testing of Hormones. Clin Chem. 2012 Dec; 58(12):1703-10. View in: PubMed

Daidzein-metabolizing phenotypes in relation to bone density and body composition among premenopausal women in the United States. Metabolism. 2012 Dec; 61(12):1678-82. View in: PubMed

Serum ghrelin is inversely associated with risk of subsequent oesophageal squamous cell carcinoma. Gut. 2012 Nov; 61(11):1533-7. View in: PubMed

Sex hormone changes during weight loss and maintenance in overweight and obese postmenopausal African-American and non-African-American women. Breast Cancer Res. 2012 Oct 31; 14(5):R141. View in: PubMed

Associations of serum sex steroid hormone and 5a-androstane-3a,17ß-diol glucuronide concentrations with prostate cancer risk among men treated with finasteride. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2012 Oct; 21(10):1823-32. View in: PubMed

Hormone levels and cognitive function in postmenopausal midlife women. Neurobiol Aging. 2012 Jul; 33(7):1138-1147. e2. View in: PubMed

Hormone levels and cognitive function in postmenopausal midlife women. Neurobiol Aging. 2012 Jul; 33(7):1138-47. View in: PubMed

Reduced-calorie dietary weight loss, exercise, and sex hormones in postmenopausal women: randomized controlled trial. J Clin Oncol. 2012 Jul 1; 30(19):2314-26. View in: PubMed

Reduced-calorie dietary weight loss, exercise, and sex hormones in postmenopausal women: randomized controlled trial. J Clin Oncol. 2012 Jul 01; 30(19):2314-26. View in: PubMed

Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor (PPAR)a and -? regulate IFN? and IL-17A production by human T cells in a sex-specific way. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012 Jun 12; 109(24):9505-10. View in: PubMed

Ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel pharmacokinetics with a low-dose transdermal contraceptive delivery system, AG200-15: a randomized controlled trial. Contraception. 2012 Jun; 85(6):595-601. View in: PubMed

The hormonal profile of norethindrone acetate: rationale for add-back therapy with gonadotropin-releasing hormone agonists in women with endometriosis. Reprod Sci. 2012 Jun; 19(6):563-71. View in: PubMed

Menopausal transition stage-specific changes in circulating adrenal androgens. Menopause. 2012 Jun; 19(6):658-63. View in: PubMed

Androstenediol complements estrogenic bioactivity during the menopausal transition. Menopause. 2012 Jun; 19(6):650-7. View in: PubMed

Predictors of noncompliance in an oral contraceptive clinical trial. Contraception. 2012 May; 85(5):465-9. View in: PubMed

Maternal and cord steroid sex hormones, angiogenic factors, and insulin-like growth factor axis in African-American preeclamptic and uncomplicated pregnancies. Cancer Causes Control. 2012 May; 23(5):779-84. View in: PubMed

Night shift work and hormone levels in women. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2012 Apr; 21(4):609-18. View in: PubMed

Breast epithelial cell proliferation is markedly increased with short-term high levels of endogenous estrogen secondary to controlled ovarian hyperstimulation. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2012 Apr; 132(2):653-60. View in: PubMed

Effect of 2-month controlled green tea intervention on lipoprotein cholesterol, glucose, and hormone levels in healthy postmenopausal women. Cancer Prev Res (Phila). 2012 Mar; 5(3):393-402. View in: PubMed

Progestogen levels, progesterone receptor gene polymorphisms, and mammographic density changes: results from the Postmenopausal Estrogen/Progestin Interventions Mammographic Density Study. Menopause. 2012 Mar; 19(3):302-10. View in: PubMed

Red versus white wine as a nutritional aromatase inhibitor in premenopausal women: a pilot study. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2012 Mar; 21(3):281-4. View in: PubMed

Misconception and concerns about bioidentical hormones used for custom-compounded hormone therapy. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2012 Mar; 97(3):756-9. View in: PubMed

Hormone levels and cognitive function in postmenopausal midlife women. Neurobiol Aging. 2012 Mar; 33(3):617. e11-22. View in: PubMed

Fruit intake associated with urinary estrogen metabolites in healthy premenopausal women. Open J Prev Med. 2012 Feb 23; 2(1). View in: PubMed

Sex steroid hormone levels in breast adipose tissue and serum in postmenopausal women. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2012 Jan; 131(1):287-94. View in: PubMed

Inflammatory marker changes in a yearlong randomized exercise intervention trial among postmenopausal women. Cancer Prev Res (Phila). 2012 Jan; 5(1):98-108. View in: PubMed

The vitamin D pathway and mammographic breast density among postmenopausal women. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2012 Jan; 131(1):255-65. View in: PubMed

Sex hormone changes during weight loss and maintenance in overweight and obese postmenopausal African-American and non-African-American women. Breast Cancer Res. 2012; 14(5):R141. View in: PubMed

Deterioration in cardiometabolic risk markers in obese women during depot medroxyprogesterone acetate use. Contraception. 2012 Jan; 85(1):36-41. View in: PubMed

A 12-month moderate-intensity exercise intervention does not alter serum prolactin concentrations. Cancer Epidemiol. 2011 Dec; 35(6):569-73. View in: PubMed

Influence of diet on nipple aspirate fluid production and estrogen levels. Food Funct. 2011 Nov 3; (11):665-70. View in: PubMed

Influence of diet on nipple aspirate fluid production and estrogen levels. Food Funct. 2011 Nov; 2(11):665-70. View in: PubMed

Associations of pregnancy characteristics with maternal and cord steroid hormones, angiogenic factors, and insulin-like growth factor axis. Cancer Causes Control. 2011 Nov; 22(11):1587-95. View in: PubMed

Combined oral contraceptives and antiretroviral PK/PD in Malawian women: pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of a combined oral contraceptive and a generic combined formulation antiretroviral in Malawi. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2011 Oct 01; 58(2):e40-3. View in: PubMed

Physical activity and sex hormone levels in estradiol- and placebo-treated postmenopausal women. Menopause. 2011 Oct; 18(10):1079-86. View in: PubMed

The role of progestogens in regulating matrix metalloproteinase activity in macrophages and microglial cells. Neurochem Res. 2011 Oct; 36(10):1870-5. View in: PubMed

Mediators and moderators of the effects of a year-long exercise intervention on endogenous sex hormones in postmenopausal women. Cancer Causes Control. 2011 Oct; 22(10):1365-73. View in: PubMed

Repeat polymorphisms in estrogen metabolism genes and prostate cancer risk: results from the Prostate Cancer Prevention Trial. Carcinogenesis. 2011 Oct; 32(10):1500-6. View in: PubMed

Combined oral contraceptives and antiretroviral PK/PD in Malawian women: pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of a combined oral contraceptive and a generic combined formulation antiretroviral in Malawi. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2011 Oct 1; 58(2):e40-3. View in: PubMed

Estrogen levels in nipple aspirate fluid and serum during a randomized soy trial. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2011 Sep; 20(9):1815-21. View in: PubMed

Can the increase in breast cancer observed in the estrogen plus progestin arm of the Women's Health Initiative trial be explained by progesterone receptor membrane component 1? Menopause. Can the increase in breast cancer observed in the estrogen plus progestin arm of the Women's Health Initiative trial be explained by progesterone receptor membrane component 1? Menopause. 2011 Aug; 18(8):833-4. View in: PubMed

Serum estrogen levels and prostate cancer risk in the prostate cancer prevention trial: a nested case-control study. Cancer Causes Control. 2011 Aug; 22(8):1121-31. View in: PubMed

The relationship between serum ghrelin and the risk of gastric and esophagogastric junctional adenocarcinomas. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2011 Jul 20; 103(14):1123-9. View in: PubMed

Serum antimüllerian hormone in healthy premenopausal women. Fertil Steril. 2011 Jun 30; 95(8):2718-21. View in: PubMed

Effect of luteinizing hormone on the steroidogenic pathway in prostate cancer. Prostate. 2011 Jun 1; 71(8):892-8. View in: PubMed

Effect of luteinizing hormone on the steroidogenic pathway in prostate cancer. Prostate. 2011 Jun 01; 71(8):892-8. View in: PubMed

Changes in insulin resistance indicators, IGFs, and adipokines in a year-long trial of aerobic exercise in postmenopausal women. Endocr Relat Cancer. 2011 Jun; 18(3):357-69. View in: PubMed

Clinical review: DHEA replacement for postmenopausal women. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2011 Jun; 96(6):1642-53. View in: PubMed

Potential contribution of the postmenopausal ovary to the circulating pool of dehydroepiandrosterone. Menopause. 2011 May; 18(5):587; author response 587-90. View in: PubMed

Pharmacokinetics, tolerability and cycle control of three transdermal contraceptive delivery systems containing different doses of ethinylestradiol and levonorgestrel. Horm Mol Biol Clin Investig. 2011 May 1; 6(2):231-40. View in: PubMed

Placental characteristics as a proxy measure of serum hormone and protein levels during pregnancy with a male fetus. Cancer Causes Control. 2011 May; 22(5):689-95. View in: PubMed

Anthropometric, dietary, and hormonal correlates of serum adiponectin in Asian American women. Nutr Cancer. 2011 May; 63(4):549-57. View in: PubMed

Pharmacokinetics, tolerability and cycle control of three transdermal contraceptive delivery systems containing different doses of ethinylestradiol and levonorgestrel. Horm Mol Biol Clin Investig. 2011 May 01; 6(2):231-40. View in: PubMed

Antimüllerian hormone as a predictor of natural fecundability in women aged 30-42 years. Obstet Gynecol. 2011 Apr; 117(4):798-804. View in: PubMed

Brain levels of sex steroid hormones in men and women during normal aging and in Alzheimer's disease. Neurobiol Aging. 2011 Apr; 32(4):604-13. View in: PubMed

Executive functions in recently postmenopausal women: absence of strong association with serum gonadal steroids. Brain Res. 2011 Mar 16; 1379:199-205. View in: PubMed

Associations between polymorphisms in glucuronidation and sulfation enzymes and sex steroid concentrations in premenopausal women in the United States. J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol. 2011 Mar; 124(1-2):10-8. View in: PubMed

A prospective evaluation of C-reactive protein levels and colorectal adenoma development. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2011 Mar; 20(3):537-44. View in: PubMed

Circulating sex hormones and mammographic breast density among postmenopausal women. Horm Cancer. 2011 Feb; 2(1):62-72. View in: PubMed

Carbamazepine coadministration with an oral contraceptive: effects on steroid pharmacokinetics, ovulation, and bleeding. Epilepsia. 2011 Feb; 52(2):243-7. View in: PubMed

Association of functional polymorphisms in CYP19A1 with aromatase inhibitor associated arthralgia in breast cancer survivors. Breast Cancer Res. 2011 Jan 20; 13(1):R8. View in: PubMed

Anthropometric, dietary, and hormonal correlates of serum adiponectin in Asian American women. Nutr Cancer. 2011; 63(4):549-57. View in: PubMed

Changes in insulin resistance indicators, IGFs, and adipokines in a year-long trial of aerobic exercise in postmenopausal women. Endocr Relat Cancer. 2011; 18(3):357-69. View in: PubMed

Association of functional polymorphisms in CYP19A1 with aromatase inhibitor associated arthralgia in breast cancer survivors. Breast Cancer Res. 2011; 13(1):R8. View in: PubMed

Sex differences in ß-amyloid accumulation in 3xTg-AD mice: role of neonatal sex steroid hormone exposure. Brain Res. 2010 Dec 17; 1366:233-45. View in: PubMed

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