Triphasic expression of interleukin-1 receptor type I in human endometrium throughout the menstrual cycle of fertile women and women with unexplained infertility.

@article{Bigonnesse2001TriphasicEO,
  title={Triphasic expression of interleukin-1 receptor type I in human endometrium throughout the menstrual cycle of fertile women and women with unexplained infertility.},
  author={François Bigonnesse and Yves Labelle and Ali Akoum},
  journal={Fertility and sterility},
  year={2001},
  volume={75 1},
  pages={79-87}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate expression of interleukin-1 receptor type I in the endometrium of fertile women throughout the menstrual cycle and to investigate whether unexplained infertility may be associated with abnormal expression of IL-1 receptor type I. DESIGN Retrospective study using immunohistochemical technique, Western blot assay, and reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction. SETTING Gynecology clinic and human reproduction research laboratory. PATIENT(S) 39 fertile women and 25… CONTINUE READING