Effect of bacterial vaginosis, Lactobacillus and Premarin estrogen replacement therapy on vaginal gene expression changes.

The aim of the study was to investigate gene expression profiles of post-menopausal women receiving Premarin estrogen replacement therapy (ERT), compared to controls, and to examine any correlations between the bacterial vaginosis (BV) status of the subjects. Based upon an expected finding of a 50-60% difference between gene expression of host… (More)