Carolyn Komar

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Affiliation: Iowa State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Inverse relationship between the expression of messenger ribonucleic acid for peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma and P450 side chain cleavage in the rat ovary
    Carolyn M Komar
    Department of Animal Science, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011 3150, USA
    Biol Reprod 69:549-55. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Localization and expression of messenger RNAs for the peroxisome proliferator-activated receptors in ovarian tissue from naturally cycling and pseudopregnant rats
    Carolyn M Komar
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Chandler Medical Center, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536 0293, USA
    Biol Reprod 66:1531-9. 2002
  3. pmc Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptors (PPARs) and ovarian function--implications for regulating steroidogenesis, differentiation, and tissue remodeling
    Carolyn M Komar
    Department of Animal Science, Iowa State University, 2356 Kildee Hall, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 3:41. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Potential role for peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma in regulating luteal lifespan in the rat
    Nicole Tinfo
    Department of Animal Science, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA
    Reproduction 133:187-96. 2007
  5. pmc Initiation of the expression of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma (PPAR gamma) in the rat ovary and the role of FSH
    Mary J Long
    Department of Animal Science, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 7:145. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of luteinizing hormone on peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma in the rat ovary before and after the gonadotropin surge
    Jayeeta Banerjee
    Department of Animal Science, Iowa State University, 2356 Kildee Hall, Ames, 50011 3150, USA
    Reproduction 131:93-101. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Localization and expression of tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinase-4 in the immature gonadotropin-stimulated and adult rat ovary
    Kristen S Simpson
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40536 0298, USA
    Biol Reprod 68:214-21. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Polarized ovaries of the long-tongued bat, Glossophaga soricina: a novel model for studying ovarian development, folliculogenesis, and ovulation
    Carolyn M Komar
    Department of Animal Science, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, USA
    Anat Rec (Hoboken) 290:1439-48. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Expression of messenger RNA for ADAMTS subtypes changes in the periovulatory follicle after the gonadotropin surge and during luteal development and regression in cattle
    Pavneesh Madan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Biol Reprod 69:1506-14. 2003

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Inverse relationship between the expression of messenger ribonucleic acid for peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma and P450 side chain cleavage in the rat ovary
    Carolyn M Komar
    Department of Animal Science, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011 3150, USA
    Biol Reprod 69:549-55. 2003
    ..These findings suggest that 1) PPARgamma may regulate genes involved with follicular differentiation and 2) the decline in PPARgamma in response to LH is important for ovulation and/or luteinization...
  2. ncbi request reprint Localization and expression of messenger RNAs for the peroxisome proliferator-activated receptors in ovarian tissue from naturally cycling and pseudopregnant rats
    Carolyn M Komar
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Chandler Medical Center, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536 0293, USA
    Biol Reprod 66:1531-9. 2002
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  3. pmc Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptors (PPARs) and ovarian function--implications for regulating steroidogenesis, differentiation, and tissue remodeling
    Carolyn M Komar
    Department of Animal Science, Iowa State University, 2356 Kildee Hall, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 3:41. 2005
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Potential role for peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma in regulating luteal lifespan in the rat
    Nicole Tinfo
    Department of Animal Science, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA
    Reproduction 133:187-96. 2007
    ..These data indicate that PPARgamma is not a major player in luteal progesterone production or metabolism but may be involved in regulating luteal lifespan...
  5. pmc Initiation of the expression of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma (PPAR gamma) in the rat ovary and the role of FSH
    Mary J Long
    Department of Animal Science, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 7:145. 2009
    ..These data indicate that FSH is not a primary factor initiating the expression of PPARgamma and that other agents play a role in activating its expression in the ovary...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of luteinizing hormone on peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma in the rat ovary before and after the gonadotropin surge
    Jayeeta Banerjee
    Department of Animal Science, Iowa State University, 2356 Kildee Hall, Ames, 50011 3150, USA
    Reproduction 131:93-101. 2006
    ..In addition, protein synthesis may be involved in modulating levels of PPARgamma in granulosa cells...
  7. ncbi request reprint Localization and expression of tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinase-4 in the immature gonadotropin-stimulated and adult rat ovary
    Kristen S Simpson
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40536 0298, USA
    Biol Reprod 68:214-21. 2003
    ..08). These findings indicate that TIMP-4 could play an important role in regulating MMPs in a localized manner in follicles and CL throughout the cycle...
  8. ncbi request reprint Polarized ovaries of the long-tongued bat, Glossophaga soricina: a novel model for studying ovarian development, folliculogenesis, and ovulation
    Carolyn M Komar
    Department of Animal Science, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, USA
    Anat Rec (Hoboken) 290:1439-48. 2007
    ..soricina suggests that this species might be used as a model to investigate the formation, long-term maintenance, and activation of primordial follicles, and the role of the OSE in ovulation and folliculogenesis...
  9. ncbi request reprint Expression of messenger RNA for ADAMTS subtypes changes in the periovulatory follicle after the gonadotropin surge and during luteal development and regression in cattle
    Pavneesh Madan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Biol Reprod 69:1506-14. 2003
    ....

Research Grants1

  1. The function(s) and regulation of PPARs in the ovary
    Carolyn Komar; Fiscal Year: 2003
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