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  • Ramkumar Menon
2018

Polybacterial stimulation suggests discrete IL-6/IL-6R signaling in human fetal membranes: Potential implications on IL-6 bioactivity

Noda-Nicolau, N. M., Polettini, J., da Silva, M. G., Peltier, M. R. & Menon, R., Apr 1 2018, In : Journal of Reproductive Immunology. 126, p. 60-68 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
2012

Can statins reduce the inflammatory response associated with preterm birth in an animal model?

Basraon, S. K., Menon, R., Makhlouf, M., Longo, M., Hankins, G. D. V., Saade, G. R. & Costantine, M. M., Sep 2012, In : American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 207, 3, p. 224.e1-224.e7

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations
2017

Pigment epithelial-derived factor in human fetal membranes

Stalberg, C., Noda, N., Polettini, J., Jacobson, B. & Menon, R., Jun 19 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Maternal-Fetal and Neonatal Medicine. p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
2019

Exploring Inflammatory Mediators in Fetal and Maternal Compartments during Human Parturition

Menon, R. & Taylor, B. D., Oct 1 2019, In : Obstetrics and gynecology. 134, 4, p. 765-773 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Cyclic-recombinase-reporter mouse model to determine exosome communication and function during pregnancy

Sheller-Miller, S., Choi, K., Choi, C. & Menon, R., Nov 2019, In : American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 221, 5, p. 502.e1-502.e12

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations
2017

Oxygen tension regulates the miRNA profile and bioactivity of exosomes released from extravillous trophoblast cells-Liquid biopsies for monitoring complications of pregnancy

Truong, G., Guanzon, D., Kinhal, V., Elfeky, O., Lai, A., Longo, S., Nuzhat, Z., Palma, C., Scholz-Romero, K., Menon, R., Mol, B. W., Rice, G. E. & Salomon, C., Mar 2017, In : PloS one. 12, 3, e0174514.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Scopus citations
2018

Maternal plasma metabolomic profiles in spontaneous preterm birth: Preliminary results

Lizewska, B., Teul, J., Kuc, P., Lemancewicz, A., Charkiewicz, K., Goscik, J., Kacerovsky, M., Menon, R., Miltyk, W. & Laudanski, P., 2018, In : Mediators of inflammation. 2018, 9362820.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations
2020

Commentary on a combined approach to the problem of developing biomarkers for the prediction of spontaneous preterm labor that leads to preterm birth

Lamont, R. F., Richardson, L. S., Boniface, J. J., Cobo, T., Exner, M. M., Christensen, I. B., Forslund, S. K., Gaba, A., Helmer, H., Jørgensen, J. S., Khan, R. N., McElrath, T. F., Petro, K., Rasmussen, M., Singh, R., Tribe, R. M., Vink, J. S., Vinter, C. A., Zhong, N. & Menon, R., Sep 1 2020, In : Placenta. 98, p. 13-23 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

1 Scopus citations
2016

Amniotic fluid prostaglandin E2 in pregnancies complicated by preterm prelabor rupture of the membranes

Musilova, I., Andrys, C., Drahosova, M., Hornychova, H., Jacobsson, B., Menon, R., Laudanski, P., Stepan, M., Bestvina, T. & Kacerovsky, M., Sep 16 2016, In : Journal of Maternal-Fetal and Neonatal Medicine. 29, 18, p. 2915-2923 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
2019

Effect of bisphenol-A (BPA) on placental biomarkers for inflammation, neurodevelopment and oxidative stress

Arita, Y., Park, H. J., Cantillon, A., Getahun, D., Menon, R. & Peltier, M. R., Sep 25 2019, In : Journal of perinatal medicine. 47, 7, p. 741-749 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
2016

Human fetal membranes at term: Dead tissue or signalers of parturition?

Menon, R., Aug 1 2016, In : Placenta. 44, p. 1-5 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

46 Scopus citations
2014
22 Scopus citations
2016

Screening of lysyl oxidase (LOX) and lysyl oxidase like (LOXL) enzyme expression and activity in preterm prelabor rupture of fetal membranes

Polettini, J., Silva, M. G., Kacerovsky, M., Syed, T. A., Saade, G. & Menon, R., Jan 1 2016, In : Journal of Perinatal Medicine. 44, 1, p. 99-109 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations
2011

Common polymorphisms in human lysyl oxidase genes are not associated with the adolescent idiopathic scoliosis phenotype

McGregor, T. L., Gurnett, C. A., Dobbs, M. B., Wise, C. A., Morcuende, J. A., Morgan, T. M., Menon, R. & Muglia, L. J., Jul 8 2011, In : BMC Medical Genetics. 12, 92.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
2017

Novel thoughts on preterm birth research proceedings of the 13th annual preterm birth international collaborative (PREBIC) meeting

Gyamfi-Bannerman, C., Menon, R., Bonney, E. A., Dolan, S. M., Johnson, M., Lamont, R. F., Mesiano, S., Murtha, A. P., Myatt, L., Mysorekar, I., Williams, S. M., Zhong, N. & Helmer, H., Nov 2017, In : Seminars in Perinatology. 41, 7, p. 438-441 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
2018

Characteristics, properties, and functionality of fetal membranes: An overlooked area in the field of parturition

Martin, L., Richardson, L. & Menon, R., Jan 1 2018, Encyclopedia of Reproduction. Elsevier, p. 387-398 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

3 Scopus citations
2013

Vitamin D elicits anti-inflammatory response, inhibits contractile- associated proteins, and modulates toll-like receptors in human myometrial cells

Thota, C., Farmer, T., Garfield, R. E., Menon, R. & Al-Hendy, A., Apr 2013, In : Reproductive Sciences. 20, 4, p. 463-475 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

42 Scopus citations
2012

Preterm birth: A global burden on maternal and child health

Menon, R., Jul 1 2012, In : Pathogens and Global Health. 106, 3, p. 139-140 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations
2019

Amnion membrane organ-on-chip: an innovative approach to study cellular interactions

Richardson, L., Jeong, S., Kim, S., Hart, A. & Menon, R., Aug 1 2019, In : FASEB Journal. 33, 8, p. 8945-8960 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations
2014

Proteomic biomarkers for spontaneous preterm birth: A systematic review of the literature

Kacerovsky, M., Lenco, J., Musilova, I., Tambor, V., Lamont, R., Torloni, M. R. & Menon, R., Mar 1 2014, In : Reproductive Sciences. 21, 3, p. 283-295 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

27 Scopus citations
2020

Isolation and characterization human chorion membrane trophoblast and mesenchymal cells

Menon, R., Radnaa, E., Behnia, F. & Urrabaz-Garza, R., Nov 2020, In : Placenta. 101, p. 139-146 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2018

Placental exosomes during gestation: Liquid biopsies carrying signals for the regulation of human parturition

Salomon, C., Nuzhat, Z., Dixon, C. L. & Menon, R., Jan 1 2018, In : Current Pharmaceutical Design. 24, 9, p. 974-982 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

16 Scopus citations
2020

Organ-On-Chip Technology: The Future of Feto-Maternal Interface Research?

Richardson, L., Kim, S., Menon, R. & Han, A., Jun 30 2020, In : Frontiers in Physiology. 11, 715.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
2 Scopus citations
2018

Maternal human telomerase reverse transcriptase variants are associated with preterm labor and preterm premature rupture of membranes

Marrs, C., Chesmore, K., Menon, R. & Williams, S., May 2018, In : PloS one. 13, 5, e0195963.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
2017

Biomarkers of spontaneous preterm birth: A systematic review of studies using multiplex analysis

Polettini, J., Cobo, T., Kacerovsky, M., Vinturache, A. E., Laudanski, P., Peelen, M. J. C. S., Helmer, H., Lamont, R. F., Takeda, J., Lapointe, J., Torloni, M. R., Zhong, N. & Menon, R., Jan 1 2017, In : Journal of perinatal medicine. 45, 1, p. 71-84 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

15 Scopus citations
2014

Amniotic fluid metabolomic analysis in spontaneous preterm birth

Menon, R., Jones, J., Gunst, P. R., Kacerovsky, M., Fortunato, S. J., Saade, G. R. & Basraon, S., Jun 2014, In : Reproductive Sciences. 21, 6, p. 791-803 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Scopus citations
2011

Cigarette smoke induces oxidative stress and apoptosis in normal term fetal membranes

Menon, R., Fortunato, S. J., Yu, J., Milne, G. L., Sanchez, S., Drobek, C. O., Lappas, M. & Taylor, R. N., Apr 1 2011, In : Placenta. 32, 4, p. 317-322 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

69 Scopus citations
2013

Evaluating Mitochondrial DNA Variation in Autism Spectrum Disorders

Hadjixenofontos, A., Schmidt, M. A., Whitehead, P. L., Konidari, I., Hedges, D. J., Wright, H. H., Abramson, R. K., Menon, R., Williams, S. M., Cuccaro, M. L., Haines, J. L., Gilbert, J. R., Pericak-Vance, M. A., Martin, E. R. & McCauley, J. L., Jan 2013, In : Annals of Human Genetics. 77, 1, p. 9-21 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations
2011

Preconceptional stress and racial disparities in preterm birth: An overview

Kramer, M. R., Hogue, C. J., Dunlop, A. L. & Menon, R., Dec 2011, In : Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica. 90, 12, p. 1307-1316 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

60 Scopus citations
2017

Outcomes of Congenital Zika Disease Depend on Timing of Infection and Maternal-Fetal Interferon Action

Chen, J., Liang, Y., Yi, P., Xu, L., Hawkins, H. K., Rossi, S. L., Soong, L., Cai, J., Menon, R. & Sun, J., Nov 7 2017, In : Cell Reports. 21, 6, p. 1588-1599 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

45 Scopus citations
2020

Novel pathways of inflammation in human fetal membranes associated with preterm birth and preterm pre-labor rupture of the membranes

Menon, R., Behnia, F., Polettini, J. & Richardson, L. S., Aug 1 2020, In : Seminars in Immunopathology. 42, 4, p. 431-450 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

1 Scopus citations
2017
4 Scopus citations
2019

Association between periodontal disease and preterm prelabour rupture of membranes

Radochova, V., Stepan, M., Kacerovska Musilova, I., Slezak, R., Vescicik, P., Menon, R., Jacobsson, B. & Kacerovsky, M., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Clinical Periodontology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
2012

DNA methylation: An epigenetic risk factor in preterm birth

Menon, R., Conneely, K. N. & Smith, A. K., Jan 2012, In : Reproductive Sciences. 19, 1, p. 6-13 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

36 Scopus citations

Amniotic fluid and maternal race influence responsiveness of fetal membranes to bacteria

Peltier, M. R., Drobek, C. O., Bhat, G., Saade, G., Fortunato, S. J. & Menon, R., Dec 2012, In : Journal of Reproductive Immunology. 96, 1-2, p. 68-78 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations
2016

High bisphenol A (BPA) concentration in the maternal, but not fetal, compartment increases the risk of spontaneous preterm delivery

Behnia, F., Peltier, M., Getahun, D., Watson, C., Saade, G. & Menon, R., Feb 11 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Maternal-Fetal and Neonatal Medicine. p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Umbilical cord blood markers of oxidative stress in pregnancies complicated by preterm prelabor rupture of membranes

Musilova, I., Tothova, L., Menon, R., Vlkova, B., Celec, P., Hornychova, H., Kutova, R., Andrys, C., Stepan, M. & Kacerovsky, M., Jun 17 2016, In : Journal of Maternal-Fetal and Neonatal Medicine. 29, 12, p. 1900-1910 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations
2013

Bacterial Modulation of Human Fetal Membrane Toll-like Receptor Expression

Abrahams, V. M., Potter, J. A., Bhat, G., Peltier, M. R., Saade, G. & Menon, R., Jan 2013, In : American Journal of Reproductive Immunology. 69, 1, p. 33-40 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Scopus citations
2019

History of the establishment of the Preterm Birth international collaborative (PREBIC)

Hobel, C. J., Dolan, S. M., Hindoyan, N. A., Zhong, N. & Menon, R., Apr 2019, In : Placenta. 79, p. 3-20 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

3 Scopus citations
2011

Racial disparities in preterm birth rates and short inter-pregnancy interval: An overview

Hogue, C. J., Menon, R., Dunlop, A. L. & Kramer, M. R., Dec 2011, In : Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica. 90, 12, p. 1317-1324 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

35 Scopus citations
2013

Ethnic disparity in amniotic fluid levels of hyaluronan, histone H2B and superoxide dismutase in spontaneous preterm birth

Herway, C., Kanninen, T., Witkin, S. S., Saade, G., Fortunato, S. J. & Menon, R., May 1 2013, In : Journal of perinatal medicine. 41, 3, p. 277-282 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
2018

Amnion epithelial cell–derived exosomes induce inflammatory changes in uterine cells

Hadley, E. E., Sheller-Miller, S., Saade, G., Salomon, C., Mesiano, S., Taylor, R. N., Taylor, B. D. & Menon, R., Nov 2018, In : American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 219, 5, p. 478.e1-478.e21

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations
2019
2 Scopus citations

Quantitative proteomics by SWATH-MS of maternal plasma exosomes determine pathways associated with term and preterm birth

Menon, R., Dixon, C. L., Sheller-Miller, S., Fortunato, S. J., Saade, G. R., Palma, C., Lai, A., Guanzon, D. & Salomon, C., Feb 14 2019, In : Endocrinology. 160, 3, p. 639-650 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations
2011

Polymorphisms in maternal and fetal genes encoding for proteins involved in extracellular matrix metabolism alter the risk for small-for-gestational-age

Edwards, D. R. V., Romero, R., Kusanovic, J. P., Hassan, S. S., Mazaki-Tovi, S., Vaisbuch, E., Kim, C. J., Erez, O., Chaiworapongsa, T., Pearce, B. D., Bartlett, J., Friel, L. A., Salisbury, B. A., Anant, M. K., Vovis, G. F., Lee, M. S., Gomez, R., Behnke, E., Oyarzun, E., Tromp, G. & 2 others, Menon, R. & Williams, S. M., Feb 1 2011, In : Journal of Maternal-Fetal and Neonatal Medicine. 24, 2, p. 362-380 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations
2018

Amniotic fluid exosome proteomic profile exhibits unique pathways of term and preterm labor

Dixon, C. L., Sheller-Miller, S., Saade, G. R., Fortunato, S. J., Lai, A., Palma, C., Guanzon, D., Salomon, C. & Menon, R., May 1 2018, In : Endocrinology. 159, 5, p. 2229-2240 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations
2017

Discovery and Characterization of Human Amniochorionic Membrane Microfractures

Richardson, L. S., Vargas, G., Brown, T., Ochoa, L., Sheller-Miller, S., Saade, G. R., Taylor, R. N. & Menon, R., Dec 2017, In : American Journal of Pathology. 187, 12, p. 2821-2830 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations
2019

Fetal Membrane Organ-On-Chip: An Innovative Approach to Study Cellular Interactions

Richardson, L., Gnecco, J., Ding, T., Osteen, K., Rogers, L. M., Aronoff, D. M. & Menon, R., Jan 1 2019, In : Reproductive Sciences.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

The influence of the vaginal microbiota on preterm birth: A systematic review and recommendations for a minimum dataset for future research

PREBIC Biomarker Working Group 2014–2018, Apr 2019, In : Placenta. 79, p. 30-39 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

9 Scopus citations