In vitro regulation of beta1 and beta3 integrin subunits in endometrial epithelial cells from normal endometrium.

@article{Pierro2003InVR,
  title={In vitro regulation of beta1 and beta3 integrin subunits in endometrial epithelial cells from normal endometrium.},
  author={Emilia Pierro and Francesca Minici and Ornella Alesiani and Loredana D Monica and Maria Francesca Romano Maurizio Himmelmann Sant ’ Anna and Salvatore Muncuso and Antonio Lanzone},
  journal={American journal of reproductive immunology},
  year={2003},
  volume={49 6},
  pages={373-6}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effect of prostaglandin E2 (PGE2) and interleukin-1beta (IL-1beta) on integrin expression. DESIGN Cultures of endometrial epithelial cells from normal endometrium. SETTING All endometrial specimens were obtained from the Obstetrics and gynecology Department of the Catholic University, Rome, Italy. PATIENTS Four patients were normal menstrual cycles undergoing operative laparoscopy for non-endometrial problems. INTERVENTION Endometrial samples were collected by… CONTINUE READING