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Recent publications:

255         Hilton, L.R., Rätsep, M.T., Vandenbroek, M.M., Jafri, S., Mitchell, M., Theilmann, A.L., Smart, J.A., Hawke, L., Moore, S.D., Renaud, S.J., Soares, M.J., Morrell, N.W., and Ormiston, M.L. (2021) Impaired interleukin-15 signaling via BMPR2 loss drives NK cell deficiency and pulmonary hypertension.  Submitted.

254         Chakrabarty, A., Bhattacherjee, A., Liao, Z., Dhakal, P., Iqbal, K., Winter, M., Tague, S., Egglman, L., Soares, M.J., and Smith, P.G. (2021) Differential regulation of nociceptive modalities and axon sprouting by angiotensinergic receptors in inflammatory pain.  Submitted.

253         Shukla, V., and Soares, M.J. (2022) Modeling trophoblast cell-guided uterine spiral artery transformation in the rat. International Journal of Molecular Sciences, in press.

252         Eti, N.A., Flor, S., Iqbal, K., Scott, R.L., Klenov, V.E., Gibson-Corley, K.N., Soares, M.J., Ludewig, G., Robertson, L.W. (2022) PCB126 induced toxic actions on liver energy metabolism is mediated by AhR in rats. Toxicology 466: 153054.

251         Tuteja, G. and Soares, M.J. (2021) Multi-omics approaches to study placental development and disease.  Frontiers in Cell and Developmental Biology 9: 798966.

250         Muto, M., Chakraborty, D., Varberg, K.M., Moreno-Irusta, A., McNally, R.P., Iqbal, K., Scott, R.L., Choudhury, R.H., Aplin, J.D., Okae, H., Arima, T., Matsumoto, S., Ema, M., Mast, A.E., Grundberg, E., and Soares, M.J. (2021) Intersection of regulatory pathways controlling hemostasis and hemochorial placentation. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences U.S.A. 118: e2111267118.

249         Iqbal, K., Pierce, S.H., Kozai, K., Dhakal, P., Scott, R.L., Roby, K.F., Vyhlidal, C.A., and Soares, M.J. (2021) Evaluation of placentation and the role of the aryl hydrocarbon receptor pathway in a rat model of dioxin exposure.  Environmental Health Perspectives 129: 117001.

248         Klenov, V., Flor, S., Ganesan, S., Adur, M., Akter Eti, N., Iqbal, K., Soares, M.J., Ludewig, G., Ross, J., Robertson, L.W., and Keating, A. (2021) The aryl hydrocarbon receptor mediates reproductive toxicity of polychlorinated biphenyl 126.  Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology 426: 115639.

247         Varberg, K.M. and Soares, M.J. (2021) Paradigms for investigating invasive trophoblast cell development and contributions to uterine spiral artery remodeling.  Placenta 113: 48-56.

246         Varberg, K.M., Iqbal, K., Muto, M., Simon, M.E., Scott, R.L., Kozai, K., Choudhury, R.H., Aplin, J.D., Biswell, R., Gibson, M., Okae, H., Arima, T., Vivian, J.L., Grundberg, E., and Soares, M.J.  (2021) ASCL2 reciprocally controls key trophoblast lineage decisions during hemochorial placenta development.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences U.S.A. 118: e2016517118.

245         Wang, L., Chakraborty, D., Iqbal, K., and Soares, M.J. (2021) SUV39H2 controls trophoblast stem cell fate.  Biochmica Biophysica Acta 1865: 129867.

244         Kozai, K., Iqbal, K., Moreno-Irusta, A., Scott, R.L., Simon, M.E., Dhakal, P., Fields, P.E., and Soares, M.J. (2021) Protective role of IL33 signaling in negative pregnancy outcomes associated with lipopolysaccharide exposure.  FASEB Journal 35:e21272.

243         Iqbal, K., Dhakal, P., Pierce, S.H., and Soares, M.J. (2021) Catechol-O-methyltransferase and pregnancy outcome: an appraisal in rat.  Reproductive Sciences 28: 462-469.

242         Kubota, K., Iqbal, K., and Soares, M.J. (2021) SATB1 promotion of trophoblast stem cell renewal through regulation of threonine dehydrogenase.  Biochmica Biophysica Acta 1865: 129757.

241         Nteeba, J., Varberg, K.M., Scott, R.L., Simon, M.E., Iqbal, K., and Soares, M.J. (2020) Poorly controlled diabetes mellitus alters placental morphology, efficiency, and plasticity.  BMJ Open Diabetes Research & Care 8: e001243.

240         Williams, A.E., Watt, J., Robertson, L.W., Ganupudi, G., Osborn, M.L., Soares, M.J., Iqbal, K., Pedersen, K., Littleton, S., Maimone, C., Suva, L.J., and Ronis, M.J.J. (2020) Skeletal toxicity of co-planar polychlorinated biphenyl congener 126 in the rat is aryl hydrocarbon receptor-dependent.  Toxicological Sciences 175: 113-125.

239         Dandawate, P., Kaushik, G., Subramaniam, D., Ghosh, C., Choudhury, S., Standing, D., Ramamoorthy, P., Manzardo, A., Sayed, A., Banerjee, T., Santra, S., Butler, M., Padhye, S., Baranda, J., Kasi, A., Sun, W., Tawfik, O., Coppola, D., Malafa, M., Umar, S., Soares, M.J., Saha, S., Weir, S., Dhar, A., Jensen, R., Thomas, S., and Anant, S. (2020) Diphenylbutylpiperidine antipsychotic drugs inhibit prolactin receptor signaling to reduce growth of pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma in mice. Gastroenterology 158: 1433-1449.e27.

238         Pawlak, J.B., Davis, R.B, Balint, L., Soares, M.J., Jakus, Z., and Caron, K.M. (2019) Endothelial VEGFR3 signaling promotes placental artery remodeling.  Journal of Clinical Investigation 129 :4912-4921.

237         Cardoso-Moreira, M., Halbert, J., Valloton, D., Velten, B., Chen, C., Shao, Y., Liechti, A., Ascensao, K., Rummel, C., Ovchinnikova, S., Mazin, P., Xenarios, I., Harshman, K., Mort, M., Cooper, D.N., Sandi, C., Soares, M.J., Ferreira, P.G., Afonso, S., Carneiro, M., Turner, J.M., VandeBerg, J.L., Fallahshahroudi, A., Jensen, P., Behr, R., Lisgo, S., Lindsay, S., Khaitovich, P., Huber, W., Baker, J., Anders, S., Zhang, Y., and Kaessmann, H. (2019) Gene expression across mammalian organ development.  Nature 571: 505-509. 

236         Nteeba, J., Kubota, K., Wang, W., Zhu, H., Vivian, J.L., Dai, G., and Soares, M.J. (2019) Pancreatic prolactin receptor signaling regulates maternal glucose homeostasis.  Journal of Endocrinology 241: 71-83.

235         Soares, M.J., Varberg, K.M., and Iqbal, K.  (2018) Hemochorial placentation:  development, function, and adaptations.  Biology of Reproduction 99: 196-211.

234         Soares, M.J. and Varberg, K.M. (2018) Trophoblast.  In:  Encyclopedia of Reproduction, Volume 2, M.K. Skinner (Ed.), pp. 417-423, Academic Press: Elsevier, New York.

233         Chakraborty, D., Scott, R.L., and Soares, M.J. (2018) Hypoxia signaling and placental adaptations.  Methods in Molecular Biology 1742: 167-183.

232         Chakraborty, D., Muto, M., and Soares, M.J. (2017) Ex vivo lentiviral trophoblast-specific shRNA delivery and analysis of placental phenotypes.  Bio-Protocol 7: e2652.

231         Soares, M.J., Iqbal, K., and Kozai, K. (2017) Hypoxia and placental development.  Birth Defects Research 109: 1309-1329.

230         Bu, P., Yagi, S., Shiota, K., Alam, S.M.K., Vivian, J.L., Wolfe, M.W., Rumi, M.A.K., Chakraborty, D., Kubota, K., Dhakal, P., and Soares, M.J. (2017) Origin of a rapidly evolving homeostatic control system programming testis function.  Journal of Endocrinology 234: 217-232. PMID: 28576872

229         Rumi, M.A.K., Singh, P., Roby, K.F., Zhao, X., Iqbal, K., Ratri, A., Lei, T., Cui, W., Borosha, S., Dhakal, P., Kubota, K., Chakraborty, D., Vivian, J.L., Wolfe, M.W., and Soares, M.J. (2017) Defining the role of estrogen receptor beta in the regulation of female fertility.  Endocrinology 158: 2330-2343. PMID: 28520870

228         Chhibber, A., Woody, S.K., Rumi, M.A.K., Soares, M.J., and Zhao, L. (2017) Estrogen receptor  regulates BDNF-5-HT2A signaling in the hippocampus of the female brain:  implications for perimenopausal depression.  Psychoneuroendocrinology 82: 107-116. PMID: 28544903

227         Aplin, J.D., Beristain, A., DaSilva-Arnold, S., Dunk, C., Duzyj, C., Golos, T.G., Kemmerling, U., Knofler, M., Mitchell, M.D., Olson, D.M., Petroff, M., Pollheimer, J., Reyes, L., Schedin, P., Soares, M.J., Stencel-Baerenwald, J., Thornburg, K.L., and Lash, G.E. (2017) IFPA meeting 2016 workshop report III: Decidua-trophoblast interactions; trophoblast implantation and invasion; immunology at the maternal-fetal interface; placental inflammation.  Placenta 60: S15-S19.

226         McGreal, S.R., Rumi, M.A.K., Soares, M.J., Woolbright, B.L., Jaeschke, H., and Apte, U. (2017) Deletion of estrogen receptor alpha in rats accelerates compensatory liver regeneration after carbon tetrachloride-induced acute liver injury.  International Journal of Toxicology 36: 199-206.

225         Dhakal, P. and Soares, M.J. (2017) Single-step PCR-based genetic sex determination of rat tissues and cells.  BioTechniques 62: 232-233.

224         Renaud, S.J., Scott, R.L., Chakraborty, D., Rumi, M.A.K., and Soares, M.J. (2017) Natural killer cell deficiency alters placental development in rats.  Biology of Reproduction 96: 145-158. PMID: 28395334

223         Chakraborty, D., Cui, W., Rosario, G.X., Scott, R.L., Dhakal, P., Renaud, S.J., Tachibana, M., Rumi, M.A.K., Mason, C.W., Krieg, A.J., and Soares, M.J. (2016) HIF-KDM3A-MMP12 regulatory circuit ensures trophoblast plasticity and placental adaptations to hypoxia.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences U.S.A. 113: E7212-E7221. PMID: 27807143

222         Soares, M.J. and Vivian, J.L. (2016) Tipping the balance toward trophoblast development.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences U.S.A. 113: 5144-5146.

221         Bu, P., Alam, S.M.K., Dhakal, P., Vivian, J.L., and Soares, M.J.  (2016) A prolactin family paralog regulates placental adaptations to a physiological stressor in the mouse.  Biology of Reproduction 94: 107.

220         Imakawa, K., Dhakal, P., Kubota, K., Kusama, K., Chakraborty, D., Rumi, M.A.K., and Soares, M.J.  (2016) CITED2 modulation of trophoblast cell differentiation:  insights from global transcriptome analysis.  Reproduction 151: 509-516.

219         Kubota, K., Cui, W., Dhakal, P., Wolfe, M.W., Rumi, M.A.K., Vivian, J.L., Roby, K.F., and Soares, M.J. (2016) Rethinking progesterone regulation of female reproductive cyclicity.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences U.S.A. 113: 4212-4217. PMID: 27035990

218         Ilekis, J.V., Tsilou, E., Fisher, S., Abrahams, V., Soares, M.J., Cross, J.C., Zamudio, S., Illsley, N., Myatt, L., Colvis, C., Maged, C., Haas, D., Sadovsky, Y., Weiner, C., Rytting E., and Bidwell, G. (2016) Placental origins of adverse pregnancy outcomes: potential molecular targets – An executive workshop summary of the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development.  American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology 214: 215(1 Suppl): S1-S46.

217         Dhakal, P., Rumi, M.A.K., Kubota, K., Chakraborty, D., Chien, J., Roby, K.F., and Soares, M.J. (2015) Neonatal progesterone programs adult uterine responses to progesterone and susceptibility to reproductive dysfunction.  Endocrinology 156: 3791-3803. PMID: 26204463

216         Renaud, S.J., Chakraborty, D., Mason, C.W., Rumi, M.A.K., Vivian, J.L., and Soares, M.J. (2015) Ovo-like 1 regulates progenitor cell fate in human trophoblast development.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences U.S.A. 112: E6175-E6184. PMID: 26504231

215         Kubota, K., Kent, L.N., Rumi, M.A.K., Roby, K.F., and Soares, M.J. (2015) Dynamic regulation of AP-1 transcriptional complexes directs trophoblast differentiation. Molecular and Cellular Biology 35: 3163-3177. [Highlighted in the September 2015, Volume 35, Issue 18 of Molecular and Cellular Biology]. PMID: 26149388

214         Alam, S.M.K., Konno, T., and Soares, M.J. (2015) Identification of target genes for a prolactin family paralog in mouse decidua.  Reproduction 149: 625-632.

213         PrabhuDas, M., Bonney, E., Caron, K., Dey, S., Erlebacher, A., Fazleabas, A., Fisher, S., Golos, T., Matzuk, M., McCune, J., Mor, G., Schulz, L., Soares, M.J., Spencer, T., Strominger, J., Way, S.S., and Yoshinaga, K. (2015) Immune mechanisms at the maternal-fetal interface:  perspectives and challenges.  Nature Immunology 16: 328-334.

212         Soares, M.J., Chakraborty, D., Kubota, K., Renaud, S.J., and Rumi, M.A.K. (2014) Adaptive mechanisms controlling uterine spiral artery remodeling during the establishment of pregnancy.  International Journal of Developmental Biology 58: 247-259. PMID: 25023691

211         Rumi, M.A.K., Dhakal, P., Kubota, K., Chakraborty, D., Lei, T., Larson, M.A., Wolfe, M.W., Roby, K.F., Vivian, J.L., and Soares, M.J. (2014) Generation of Esr1 knockout rats using zinc finger nuclease-mediated genome editing.  Endocrinology 155: 1991-1999. PMID: 24506075

210         Renaud, S.J., Kubota, K., Rumi, M.A.K., and Soares, M.J. (2014) The FOS transcription factor family differentially controls trophoblast migration and invasion. Journal Biological Chemistry 289:  5025-5039.  PMID: 24379408

209         Soares, M.J. (2014) Embryo implantation – coordination of maternal and embryonic adaptations.  International Journal of Developmental Biology 58: 71-74.

208         Holloway, A.C., Salomon A., Soares, M.J., Granier V., Raha, S., Sergent, F., Nicholson C.J., Feige, J.-J., Benharouga, M., and Alfaidy, N. (2014) Characterization of the adverse effects of nicotine on placental development:  in vivo and in vitro studies.  American Journal of Physiology – Endocrinology and Metabolism 306: E443-E556.

207         Kwok, S.C.M., Chakraborty, D., Soares, M.J., and Dai, G. (2013) Relative expression of proprotein convertases in rat ovaries during pregnancy. Journal of Ovarian Research 6: 91.

206         Chuong, E., Rumi, M.A.K., Soares, M.J., and Baker, J. (2013) Placental endogenous retroviruses facilitate rapid evolution of core trophoblast regulatory network.  Nature Genetics 45: 325-329.  PMID: 23396136

205         Hong, J., He, H., Bui, P., Ryba-White, B., Rumi, M.A., Soares, M.J., Dutta, D., Paul, S., Kawamata, M., Ochiya, T., Ying, Q.L., Rajanahalli, P., and Weiss, M.L. (2013) A focused microarray for screening rat embryonic stem cell lines. Stem Cells and Development 22: 431-443. PMID: 22889370

204         Chakraborty, D., Rumi, M.A.K., and Soares, M.J. (2012) NK cells, hypoxia, and trophoblast cell differentiation.  Cell Cycle 11: 2427-2430. PMID: 22659845

203         Shankar, K., Zhong, Y., Kang, P., Soares, M.J., Badger, T.M., and Gomez-Acevedo, H. (2012) RNA-seq analysis of the functional zones within the rat placentation site.  Endocrinology 153: 1999-2011.

202         Soares, M.J., Chakraborty, D., Rumi, M.A.K., Konno, T., and Renaud, S.J. (2012) Rat placentation: an experimental model for investigating the hemochorial maternal-fetal interface.  Placenta 33: 233-243.  [Highlighted on the April 2012 cover of the journal, Placenta]

201         Hayakawa, K., Nakanishi, M., Ohgane, J., Tanaka, S., Takamori-Hirosawa, M., Soares, M.J., Yagi, S., and Shiota, K. (2012) Bridging sequence diversity and tissue-specific expression by DNA methylation in genes of the mouse prolactin superfamily.  Mammalian Genome 23: 336-345.

200         Kent, L.N., Ohboshi, S., and Soares, M.J. (2012) AKT1 and IGF2 regulate placentation and fetal and postnatal development.  International Journal of Developmental Biology 56: 255-261.

199         Asanoma, K., Kubota, K., Chakraborty, D., Renaud, S.J., Wake, N., Fukushima, K., Soares, M.J., and Rumi, M.A.K. (2012) SATB homeobox proteins regulate trophoblast stem cell renewal and differentiation.  Journal of Biological Chemistry 287: 2257-2268. PMID: 22123820

198         Soares, M.J., Chakraborty, D., Renaud, S.J., Kubota, K., Bu, P., and Rumi, M.A.K. (2012) Regulatory pathways controlling the endovascular invasive trophoblast cell lineage.  Journal of Reproduction and Development 58: 283-287.

197         Kent, L.N., Rumi, M.A.K., Kubota, K., Lee, D.-S., and Soares, M.J. (2011) FOSL1 is integral to establishing the maternal-fetal interface.  Molecular and Cellular Biology 31: 4801-4813. PMID: 21947281

196         Chakraborty, D., Rumi, M.A.K., Konno, T., and Soares, M.J. (2011) Natural killer cells direct hemochorial placentation by regulating HIF-dependent trophoblast lineage decisions.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences U.S.A. 108: 16295-16300.  [Highlighted in World of Reprod Biology, 2011,; and Faculty of 1000,]. PMID: 21900602

195         Konno, T., Rempel, L.A., Rumi, M.A.K., Graham, A.R., Asanoma, K., Renaud, S.J., and Soares, M.J. (2011) Chromosome-substituted rat strains provide insights into the genetics of placentation.  Physiological Genomics 43: 930-941.  [Highlighted in the September 2011 Physiological Genomics Newsletter]. PMID: 21652768

194         Dai, G., Bustamante, J.J., Myronovych, A., Zou, Y., Kumar, S., Bao, L., and Soares, M.J. (2011) Maternal hepatic growth response to pregnancy in the mouse.  Experimental Biology and Medicine 236: 1322-1332.

193         Al-Khan, A., Aye, I.L., Barsoum, I., Borbely, A., Cebral, E., Cerchi, G., Clifton, V.L., Collins, S., Cotechini, T., Davey, A., Flores-Martin, J., Fournier, T., Franchi, A.M., Fretes,  R.E., Graham, C.H., Godbole, G., Hansson, S.R., Headley, P.L., Ibarra, C., Jawerbaum, A., Kemmerling, U., Kudo, Y., Lala, P.K., Lassance, L., Lewis, R.M., Menkhorst, E., Morris, C., Nobuzane, T., Ramos, G., Rote, N., Saffery, R., Salafia, C., Sarr, D., Schneider, H., Sibley, C., Singh, A.T., Sivasubramaniyam, T.S., Soares, M.J., Vaughan, O., Zamudio, S., and Lash, G. (2011) IFPA Meeting 2010 Workshops Report II: Placental pathology; Trophoblast invasion; Fetal sex; Parasites and the placenta; Decidua and embryonic or fetal loss; Trophoblast differentiation and syncytialisation. Placenta 32, Suppl B, S90-S99.

192         Asanoma, K., Rumi, M.A.K., Kent, L.N., Chakraborty, D., Renaud, S.J., Wake, N., Lee, D.-S., Kubota, K., and Soares, M.J. (2011) FGF4-dependent stem cells derived from rat blastocysts differentiate along the trophoblast lineage.  Developmental Biology 351: 110-119.  PMID: 21215265

191         Renaud, S.J., Rumi, M.A.K., and Soares, M.J. (2011) Genetic manipulation of the rodent placenta.  Placenta 32: Suppl B, S130-S135.

190         Renaud, S.J. and Soares, M.J. (2011) Strategies for investigating hemochorial placentation.  In:  Handbook of Reproductive and Developmental Toxicology, R.C. Gupta (ed), Elsevier, New York, pp.  1029-1038

189         Lafontaine, L., Lafleur, M.-J., Chaudhry, P., Soares, M.J., and Asselin, E. (2011) Transforming growth factor- regulates proliferation and invasion of rat trophoblastic cells.  Biology of Reproduction 84: 553-559.

188         Kent, L.N., Konno, T., and Soares, M.J.  (2010) Phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase modulation of trophoblast cell differentiation.  BMC Developmental Biology 10: 97.

187         Konno, T., Graham, A.R., Rempel, L.A., Ho-Chen, J.K., Alam, S.M.K., Bu, P., Rumi, M.A.K., and Soares, M.J.  (2010) Subfertility linked to combined luteal insufficiency and uterine progesterone resistance.  Endocrinology 151: 4537-4550. PMID: 20660062

186         Alam, S.M.K., Konno, T., Rumi, M.A.K., Dong, Y., Weiner, C.P., and Soares, M.J. (2010) Prolactin family of the guinea pig, Cavia porcellus.  Endocrinology 151: 3918-3928. PMID: 20534723

185         Bustamante, J.J. Copple, B., Soares, M.J., and Dai, G. (2010) Gene profiling of maternal hepatic adaptations to pregnancy. Liver International 30: 406-415.

184         Soares, M.J. and Asanoma, K. (2009) Trophoblast stem cells derived from nuclear transfer embryos – phenotypically unique, bad neighbors, or poor communicators?  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences U.S.A. 106: 16014-16015.

183         Chaturvedi, G., Simone, P.D., Ain, R., Soares, M.J., and Wolfe, M.W. (2009) Noggin maintains pluripotency of human embryonic stem cells grown on Matrigel.  Cell Proliferation 42: 425-433.  PMID: 19500111

182         Rosario, G.X., Ain, R., Konno, T., and Soares, M.J. (2009) Intrauterine fate of invasive trophoblast cells.  Placenta 30: 457-463. PMID: 19344949

181         Ray, S., Dutta, D., Rumi, M.A.K., Kent, L.N., Soares, M.J., and Paul, S. (2009) Context-dependent function of regulatory elements and a switch in chromatin occupancy between GATA3 and GATA2 regulate Gata2 transcription during trophoblast differentiation. Journal of Biological Chemistry 284: 4978-4988.  PMID: 19106099

180         Lee, D.-S., Rumi, M.A.K., Konno, T., and Soares, M.J. (2009) In vivo genetic manipulation of the rat trophoblast cell lineage using lentiviral vector delivery.  Genesis 47: 433-439.  [Highlighted on the April 2012 cover of the journal, Placenta]. PMID: 19444902

179         Alam, S.M.K., Konno, T., Sahgal, N., Lu, L., and Soares, M.J. (2008) Decidual cells produce a heparin-binding prolactin family cytokine with putative intrauterine regulatory actions.  Journal of Biological Chemistry 283: 18957-18968.

178         Truog, W.E., Xu, D., Ekekezie, I.I., Mabry, S., Rezaiekhaligh, M., Svojanovsky, S., and Soares, M.J. (2008) Chronic hypoxia and rat lung development:  analysis by morphometry and directed microarray.  Pediatric Research 64: 56-62.

177         Yu, Y., Singh, U., Shi, W., Konno, T., Soares, M.J., Geyer R., and Fundele, R. (2008) Influence of murine maternal hyperglycemia on placental morphology, gene expression, and function.  Archives of Physiology and Biochemistry 110: 99-110.

176         Rosario, G.X., Konno, T., and Soares, M.J. (2008) Maternal hypoxia activates endovascular trophoblast cell invasion.  Developmental Biology 314: 362- 375.  [Highlighted in Faculty of 1000,]

175         Takahashi, T., Yamada, O., Soares, M.J., and Hashizume, K. (2008) Bovine prolactin-related protein-I is anchored to the extracellular matrix through interactions with type IV collagen.  Journal of Endocrinology 196: 225-234.

174         Bustamante, J.J., Dai, G., and Soares, M.J. (2008) Pregnancy and lactation modulate maternal splenic growth and development of the erythroid lineage in the rat and mouse. Reproduction, Fertility, and Development 20: 303-310.

173         Soares, M.J., Alam, S.M.K., Konno, T., and Ain, R. (2008) The prolactin family:  regulators of uterine biology.  In:  The Endometrium-Molecular, Cellular and Clinical Perspectives, 2nd Edition, J. Aplin, A. Fazleabas, S.R. Glasser, L. Giudice (eds), Taylor and Francis Publishers, London, pp. 342-353

172         Soares, M.J., Alam, S.M.K., Duckworth, M.L., Horseman, N.D., Konno, T., Linzer, D.I.H., Maltais, L.J., Nilsen-Hamilton, M., Shiota, K., Smith, J.R., and Wallis, M. (2007) A standardized nomenclature for the mouse and rat prolactin superfamilies.  Mammalian Genome 18: 154-156.

171         Soares, M.J., Konno, T., and Alam, S.M.K. (2007) The prolactin family:  effectors of pregnancy-specific adaptations.  Trends in Endocrinology and Metabolism 18: 114-121.

170         Konno, T., Rempel, L.A., Arroyo, J.A., and Soares, M.J. (2007) Pregnancy in the Brown Norway rat:  a model for investigating the genetics of placentation.  Biology of Reproduction 76: 709-718.

169         Ho-Chen, J.K., Bustamante, J.J., and Soares, M.J. (2007) Prolactin-like protein-F subfamily of placental hormones/cytokines:  responsiveness to maternal hypoxia. Endocrinology 148: 559-565. [Highlighted in Endocrine News 32:23, 2007]

168         Alam, S.M.K., Konno, T., Dai, G., Lu, L., Wang, D., Dunmore, J.H., Godwin, A.R., and Soares, M.J. (2007) A uterine decidual cell cytokine ensures pregnancy-dependent adaptations to a physiological stressor.  Development 134: 407-415.

167         Ho-Chen, J.K., Ain, R., Alt, A., Wood, J.G., Gonzalez, N.C., and Soares, M.J. (2006) Hypobaric-hypoxia as a tool to study pregnancy-dependent responses at the maternal-fetal interface. Methods in Molecular Medicine 122: 427-434. PMID: 16511999

166         Müller, H. and Soares, M.J. (2006) Alkaline phosphatase fusion proteins as tags for identifying targets for placental ligands. Methods in Molecular Medicine 122: 331-340.

165         Soares, M.J. and Hunt, J.S. (2006) Placenta and trophoblast:  methods and protocols:  overview II. In:   Placenta and Trophoblast: Methods and Protocols, Vol. 2.  M.J. Soares and J.S. Hunt (eds), Humana Press, Totowa, New Jersey, pp. 3-7

164         Singh, U., Yu, Y., Kalinina, E., Konno, T., Sun, T., Wakayama, T., Soares, M.J., Hemberger, M., and Fundele, R.H. (2006) Carboxypeptidase E in the mouse placenta.  Differentiation 74: 648-660.

163         Alam, S.M.K., Ain, R., Konno, T., Ho-Chen, J.K., and Soares, M.J. (2006) The rat prolactin gene family locus:  species-specific gene family expansion.  Mammalian Genome 17: 858-877. PMID: 16897344

162         Soares, M.J. and Hunt, J.S. (2006) Placenta and trophoblast:  methods and protocols:  overview I. In:   Placenta and Trophoblast: Methods and Protocols, Vol. 1.  M.J. Soares and J.S. Hunt (eds), Humana Press, Totowa, New Jersey, pp. 3-7. PMID: 16511972

161         Soares, M.J., Alam, S.M.K., Konno, T., Ho-Chen, J.K., and Ain, R. (2006) The prolactin gene family and pregnancy-dependent adaptations.  Animal Science Journal 77: 1-9.

160         Ain, R., Konno, T., Canham, L.N., and Soares, M.J. (2006) Phenotypic analysis of the placenta in the rat. Methods in Molecular Medicine 121: 295-313. PMID: 16251750

159         Sahgal, N., Canham, L.N., Canham, B., and Soares, M.J. (2006) Rcho-1 trophoblast cells:  a model for studying trophoblast differentiation. Methods in Molecular Medicine 121: 159-178.

158         Sahgal, N., Canham, L.N., Konno, T., Wolfe, M.W., and Soares, M.J. (2005) Modulation of trophoblast stem cell and giant cell phenotypes: analyses using the Rcho-1 cell model.  Differentiation 73: 452-462.

157         Berghorn, K.A., Clark, P.A., Encarnacion, B., DeRegis, C.J., Folger, J., Morasso, M.I., Soares, M.J., Wolfe, M.W., and Roberson, M.S. (2005) Developmental expression of the homeobox protein Distal-less 3 and its relationship to progesterone production in mouse placenta.  Journal of Endocrinology 186: 315-323.

156         Arroyo, J.A., Konno, T., Khalili, D., and Soares, M.J. (2005) A simple in vivo approach to investigate invasive trophoblast cells.  International Journal of Developmental Biology 49: 977-980.

155         Ain, R., Canham, L.N., and Soares, M.J. (2005) Dexamethasone-induced intrauterine growth restriction impacts the placental prolactin family and the insulin-like growth factor-II/Akt signaling pathway.  Journal of Endocrinology 185: 253-263. PMID: 15845918

154         Rider, V., Potapova, T, Dai, G., and Soares, M.J. (2005) Stimulation of a rat uterine stromal cell line in culture reveals a molecular switch for endocrine-dependent differentiation. Journal of Endocrinology 184: 119-127.

153         Thadani, P.V., Strauss, J.F., Dey, S.K., Anderson, V.M., Audus, K.L., Coats, K.S., Cross, J.C., Erlebacher, A., Ganapathy, V., Linzer, D.I., Miller, R.K., Novak, D.A., Rapaka, R.S., Sadovsky, Y., Salafia, C.M., Soares, M.J., and Unadkat, J. (2004) NIDA conference report on placental proteins, drug transport, and fetal development.  American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology 191: 1858-1862. PMID: 15592265

152         Ain, R., Dai, G., Dunmore, J.H., Godwin, A.R., and Soares, M.J. (2004) A prolactin family paralog regulates reproductive adaptations to a physiological stressor.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences U.S.A. 101: 16543-16548 [Highlighted on the cover of the November 23, 2004 issue of PNAS; Commentary:  Greene, JA. Defining the function of a prolactin gene family member. PNAS 101:16397-16398, 2004]. PMID: 15545614

151         Ain, R., Trinh, M.-L., and Soares, M.J. (2004) Interleukin-11 signaling is required for the differentiation of natural killer cells at the maternal-fetal interface. Developmental Dynamics 231: 700-708. PMID: 15499555

150         Asano, N., Kondoh, M., Ebiara, C., Fujii, M., Soares, M.J., Nakashima, E., Sato, M., and Watanabe, Y. (2004) Expression profiles of zinc transporters in rodent placental models.  Toxicology Letters 154: 45-53

149         Soares, M.J.  (2004) The prolactin and growth hormone families:  pregnancy-specific hormones/cytokines at the maternal-fetal interface.  Reproductive Biology & Endocrinology 2: 51 (

148         Ain, R. and Soares, M.J. (2004) Is the metrial gland really a gland?  Journal of Reproductive Immunology 61: 129-131. PMID: 15063635

147         Soares, M.J. and Wolfe, M.W. (2004) Human embryonic stem cells ‘assemble’ and fulfill their developmental ‘destiny’. Endocrinology 145: 1514-1516

146         Wiemers, D.O., Ain R, Ohboshi, S., and Soares, M.J. (2003) Migratory trophoblast cells express a newly identified member of the prolactin gene family. Journal of Endocrinology 179: 335-346. PMID: 14656203

145         Zhou, F.-F., Tanaka, K., Soares, M.J., and You, G. (2003) Characterization of an organic anion transport system in a placental cell line.  American Journal of Physiology 285: E1103-E1109

144         Ain, R., Canham, L.N., and Soares, M.J. (2003) Gestational stage-dependent intrauterine trophoblast cell invasion in the rat and mouse: novel endocrine phenotype and regulation.  Developmental Biology 260: 176-190. PMID: 12885563

143         Ain, R., Tash, J.S., and Soares, M.J. (2003) Prolactin-like protein-A is a functional modulator of natural killer cells at the maternal-fetal interface.  Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology 204: 65-74. PMID: 12850282

142         Wiemers, D.O., Shao, L.-J., Ain, R., Dai, G., and Soares, M.J. (2003) The mouse prolactin gene family locus.  Endocrinology 144: 313-325. PMID: 12488360

141         Dai, G., Lu, L., Tang, S., Peal, M.J., and Soares, M.J. (2002) The prolactin family               miniarray:  a tool for evaluating uteroplacental/trophoblast endocrine cell phenotypes. Reproduction 124: 755-765

140         Kamei, T., Jones, S.R., Chapman, B.M., McGonigle, K., Dai, G., and Soares, M.J. (2002) Activation and involvement of the phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase/AKT-signaling pathway in the endocrine differentiation of trophoblast cells. Molecular Endocrinology 16: 1469-1481

139         Ain, R., Tash, J.S., and Soares, M.J. (2002) A simple method for the in situ detection of    eosinophils.  Journal of Immunological Methods 260: 273-278. PMID: 11792395

138         Audus, K.L., Soares, M.J., and Hunt, J.S. (2002) Characteristics of the fetal/maternal interface with potential usefulness in the development of future immunological and pharmacological strategies.  Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics 301: 402-409. PMID: 11961037

137         Ain, R., Müller, H., Sahgal, N., Dai, G., and Soares, M.J. (2002) Uteroplacental prolactin family:  immunological regulators of viviparity.  Neuroimmune Biology 2: 187-202

136         Soares, M.J.  and Linzer, D.I.H. (2001) Rodent prolactin family and pregnancy.  In:  Prolactin, N.D. Horseman (ed), Kluwer Academic Publishers, Norwell, MA, pp. 139-167

135         Peters, T.J., Chapman, B.M., and Soares, M.J. (2000) Trophoblast differentiation: an in vitro model for trophoblast giant cell development.  Methods in Molecular Biology 137: 301-311.

134         Wang, D., Ishimura, R., Walia, D.S., Müller, H., Dai, G., Hunt, J.S., Lee, N.A., Lee, J.J., and Soares, M.J.  (2000) Eosinophils are cellular targets of the novel uteroplacental heparin-binding cytokine, decidual/trophoblast prolactin-related protein.  Journal of Endocrinology 167: 15-29. PMID: 11018749

133         Bittorf, T., Jaster, R., Soares, M.J., Seiler, J., Brock, J., Friese, K., and Müller, H. (2000) Induction of erythroid proliferation and differentiation by a trophoblast-specific cytokine involves activation of the Jak/STAT pathway.  Journal of Molecular Endocrinology 25: 253-262.

132         Dai, G., Wang, D., Liu, B., Kasik, J.W., Müller, H., White, R.A., Hummel, G.S., and Soares, M.J. (2000) Three novel paralogs of the rodent prolactin gene family.   Journal of Endocrinology 166: 63-75.

131         Knipp, G.T., Liu, B., Audus, K.L., Fujii, H., Ono, T., and Soares, M.J.  (2000) Fatty acid transport regulatory proteins in the developing rat placenta and in trophoblast cell culture models. Placenta 21: 367-375. PMID: 10833372

130         Peters, T.J. Chapman, B.M., Wolfe, M.W. and Soares, M.J. (2000) Placental lactogen-I gene activation in differentiating trophoblast cells: extrinsic and intrinsic regulation involving mitogen-activated protein kinase signaling pathways.  Journal of Endocrinology 165: 443-456.

129         Lee, Y., Yang, S.-P., Soares, M.J., and Voogt, J.L. (2000) Distribution of prolactin releasing peptide (PrRP) mRNA in the rat brain.  Brain Research Bulletin 51: 171-176.

128         Soares, M.J., Wang, D., Sahgal, N., Müller, H., and Dai, G. (2000) Uteroplacental signals in the establishment of pregnancy: The prolactin family.  In: Clone Animals and Placentation, K. Hashizume (ed), Yokendo Publishers, Tokyo, Japan, pp. 123-130.

127         Sahgal, N., Knipp, G.T., Liu, B., Chapman, B.M., Dai, G., and Soares, M.J. (2000) Identification of two new nonclassical members of the rat prolactin family.  Journal of Molecular Endocrinology 24: 95-108.

126         Dai, G., Wolfe, M.W., and Soares, M.J.  (1999) Distinct regulatory regions from the prolactin-like protein-C variant promoter direct trophoblast giant cell versus spongiotrophoblast cell-specific expression.  Endocrinology 140: 4691-4698.

125         Orwig, K.E. and Soares, M.J.  (1999) Transcriptional activation of the decidual/trophoblast prolactin-related protein gene. Endocrinology 140: 4032-4039.

124         Müller, H., Liu, B., Croy, B.A., Head, J.R., Hunt, J.S., Dai, G., and Soares, M.J. (1999) Uterine natural killer cells are targets for a trophoblast cell-specific cytokine, prolactin-like protein-A. Endocrinology 140: 2711-2720. PMID: 10342862

123         Knipp, G.T., Audus, K.L., and Soares, M.J. (1999) Nutrient transport across the placenta. Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews 38: 41-58. PMID: 10837745

122         Dai, G., Chapman, B.M., Wang, D., White, R.A., Preuett, B., and Soares, M.J. (1999) Prolactin-like protein-A gene structure and chromosomal mapping.  Mammalian Genome 10: 78-80.

121         Peters, T.J., Albieri, A., Bevilaqua, E., Chapman, B.M., Crane, L., Hamlin, G.P., Seiki, M., and Soares, M.J. (1999) Differentiation-dependent expression of gelatinase B/MMP-9 in rat trophoblast cells.  Cell & Tissue Research 295: 287-296.

120         Kenagy, J., Liu, F., Soares, M.J., and Audus, K.L. (1998) Gestational and smoking effects on peptidase activity in the placenta.  Peptides 19: 1659-1666. PMID: 9880069

119         Dai, G., Chapman, B.M., Liu, B., Wang, D., Orwig, K.E., White, R.A., Preuett, B., and Soares, M.J. (1998) A new mouse member of the prolactin-like protein-C subfamily: structure and expression.  Endocrinology 139: 5157-5163

118         Amura, C.R., Kamei, T., Ito, N., Soares, M.J., and Morrison, D.C. (1998) Differential regulation of lipopolysaccharide (LPS) activation pathways in mouse macrophages by LPS binding proteins.  Journal of Immunology 161: 2552-2560

117         Orwig, K.E., Wolfe, M.W., Cohick, C.B., Dai, G., Peters, T.J., and Soares, M.J. (1998) Trophoblast-specific regulation of endocrine-related genes.  Trophoblast Research 11: 65-85

116         Müller, H., Dai, G., and Soares, M.J. (1998) Placental lactogen-I (PL-I) target tissues identified with an alkaline phosphatase-PL-I fusion protein.  Journal of Histochemistry & Cytochemistry 46: 737-744

115         Müller, H., Orwig, K.E., and Soares, M.J. (1998) Identification of two new members of the mouse prolactin family.  Biochimica Biophysica Acta 1396: 251-258

114         Audus, K.L., Liu, F., Ampasavate, C., Soares, M.J., and Stobaugh, J.F. (1998) Factors regulating peptide passage across the placental barrier.  In: Alfred Benzon Symposium 43, Peptide and Protein Delivery, Munksgaard International Publishers Ltd., Copenhagen, pp. 67-74

113         Das, U.G., Sadiq, F., Soares, M.J., Hay, W.W., and Devaskar, S.U. (1998) Time dependent physiological regulation of rodent and ovine placental glucose transporter (Glut 1) protein. American Journal of Physiology 274: R339-R348

112         Soares, M.J., Dai, G., Orwig, K.E., Peters, T.J., and Müller, H.M. (1998) The uteroplacental prolactin family and pregnancy.  Biology of Reproduction 58: 273-284

111         Soares, M.J., Dai, G., Cohick, C.B., Müller, H., and Orwig, K.E. (1998) The rodent placental prolactin family and pregnancy.  In:  Endocrinology of Pregnancy, F.W. Bazer (ed), Humana Press Inc., New Jersey, pp. 145-176

110         Müller, H., Ishimura, R., Orwig, K.E., Liu, B., and Soares, M.J.  (1998) Homologues for prolactin-like protein-A and B are present in the mouse.  Biology of Reproduction 58: 45-51

109         Orwig, K.E., Ishimura, R., Müller, H., Liu, B., and Soares, M.J. (1997) Identification and characterization of a mouse homolog for decidual/trophoblast prolactin-related protein. Endocrinology 139: 5511-5517

108         Liu, F., Soares, M.J., and Audus, K.L. (1997) Permeability properties of monolayers of the human trophoblast cell line, BeWo.  American Journal of Physiology 273: C1596-C1604. PMID: 9374645

107         Kamei, T., Hamlin, G.P., Chapman, B.M., Burkhardt, A.L., Bolen, J.B., and Soares, M.J. (1997) Signaling pathways controlling trophoblast cell differentiation:  Src-family protein tyrosine kinases.  Biology of Reproduction 57: 1302-1311

106         Yamamoto, T., Chapman, B.M., and Soares, M.J.  (1997) Protein kinase C-dependent and independent mechanisms controlling rat trophoblast cell DNA synthesis and differentiation. Journal of Reproduction & Fertility 111: 15-20

105         Shi, F., Soares, M.J., Avery, M., Liu, F., Zhang, X., and Audus, K.L. (1997) Permeability and metabolic properties of a trophoblast cell line (HRP-1) derived from normal rat placenta. Experimental Cell Research 234: 147-155. PMID: 9223380

104         Orwig, K.E., Dai, G., Rasmussen, C.A., and Soares, M.J.  (1997) Decidual/trophoblast prolactin related protein:  characterization of gene structure and cell-specific expression.  Endocrinology 138: 2491-2500

103         Rasmussen, C.A., Orwig, K.E., Vellucci, S., and Soares, M.J. (1997) Dual expression of prolactin-related protein in decidua and trophoblast tissues during pregnancy. Biology of Reproduction 55: 647-654

102         Manzella, S.M., Dharmesh, S.M., Cohick, C.B., Soares, M.J., Baenziger, J.U. (1997) Developmental regulation of a pregnancy-specific oligosaccharide structure, NeuAcα2,6GalNAcβ1,4GlcNAc on select members of the rat placental prolactin family. Journal of Biological Chemistry 271: 4775-4782

101         Cohick, C.B., Xu, L., and Soares, M.J. (1997) Placental prolactin-like protein-B:  heterologous expression and characterization of placental and decidual species.   Journal of Endocrinology 152: 291-302

100         Soares, M.J. (1997) Molecular mechanisms of placental development.  In:  Placental Function and Fetal Nutrition.  F.C. Battaglia (ed), Lippincott-Aven Publishers, Philadelphia, pp. 41-53

99           Orwig, K.E., Rasmussen, C.A., and Soares, M.J. (1997) Decidual signals in the establishment of pregnancy:  the prolactin family.  Trophoblast Research 10: 329-343

98           Rasmussen, C.A., Hashizume, K., Orwig, K.E., Xu, L., and Soares, M.J.  (1996) Decidual prolactin-related protein:  heterologous expression and characterization.  Endocrinology 137: 5558-5566

97           Dai, G., Imagawa, W., Liu, B., Levan, G., Szpirer, C., Kwok, S.C.M., and Soares, M.J. (1996) Rcho-1 trophoblast cell placental lactogens: complementary DNAs, heterologous expression, and biological activities.  Endocrinology 137: 5020-5027

96           Dai, G., Liu, B., Levan, G., Szpirer, C., Kwok, S.C.M., and Soares, M.J. (1996) Prolactin-like protein-C variant:  complementary DNA, unique six exon gene structure, and trophoblast cell-specific expression.  Endocrinology 137: 5009-5019

95           Grümmer, R., Hellmann, P., Traub, O., Soares, M.J., and Winterhager, E. (1996) Regulation of connexin 31 gene expression upon retinoic acid treatment in rat choriocarcinoma cells. Experimental Cell Research 227: 23-32

94           Yamamoto, T., Chapman, B.M., Johnson, D.C., Givens, C.R., Mellon, S.H., and Soares, M.J. (1996) Cytochrome P450 17α-hydroxylase gene expression in differentiating rat trophoblast cells.   Journal of Endocrinology 150: 161-168

93           Hunt, J.S. and Soares, M.J. (1996) The placenta.  In: The Physiology of Immunity, J.A. Marsh and M.D. Kendall (eds), CRC Press, Boca Raton, pp. 277-295

92           Voogt, J.L., Soares, M.J., Robertson, M.C., and Arbogast, L.A. (1996) Rat placental lactogen-I abolishes nocturnal prolactin surges in the pregnant rat.  Endocrine 4: 233-238

91           Shirai, T., Itonori, S., Soares, M.J., Shiota, K., Ogawa, T. (1996) Ganglioside composition of the rat choriocarcinoma cell line, Rcho-1.  Glycoconjugate Journal 13: 415-421

90           Hunt, J.S. and Soares, M.J. (1996) Features of the maternal-fetal interface.  In:  HLA and the Maternal-Fetal Relationship.  J.S. Hunt (ed), Landes Publishing Co., Austin, TX, pp. 1-26

89           Soares, M.J., Chapman, B.M., Rasmussen, C.A., Dai, G., Kamei, T., and Orwig, K.E. (1996) Differentiation of trophoblast endocrine cells.  Placenta 17: 277-289

88           Cohick, C.B., Dai, G., Xu, L., Deb, S., Kamei, T., Levan, G., Szpirer, C., Kwok, S.C.M., and Soares, M.J. (1996) Placental lactogen-I variant utilizes the prolactin receptor signaling pathway.  Molecular & Cellular Endocrinology 116: 49-58

87           De, S.K., Larsen, D.B., and Soares, M.J. (1995) Trophoendodermal stem cell-derived extracellular matrices: absence of detectable entactin and presence of multiple laminin species. Placenta 16: 701-718

86           Yamamoto, T., Chapman, B.M., Clemens, J.W., Richards, J.S., and Soares, M.J. (1995) Analysis of cytochrome P450 side-chain cleavage gene promoter activation during trophoblast cell differentiation.  Molecular & Cellular Endocrinology 113: 183-194

85           Soares, M.J., Chapman, B.M., Hamlin, G.P., Kamei, T., and Yamamoto, T. (1995) Control of trophoblast cell differentiation: the Rcho-1 trophoblast cell model.  Biology of Pregnancy, T. Nakayama & T. Makino (eds), Keiseisha Publishers, Tokyo, Japan, pp. 50-60

84           Soares, M.J., Chapman, B.M., Kamei, T., and Yamamoto, T. (1995) Trophoblast cell differentiation:  lessons from the genetics of early pregnancy loss and trophoblast neoplasia. Development, Growth & Differentiation 37: 355-364

83           Hamlin, G.P. and Soares, M.J. (1995) Regulation of DNA synthesis in proliferating and differentiating trophoblast cells: involvement of transferrin, transforming growth factor-β, and tyrosine kinases.  Endocrinology 136: 322-331.

82           Gu, Y., Soares, M.J., Srivastava, R.K., and Gibori, G. (1994) Expression of decidual prolactin-related protein in the rat decidua.  Endocrinology 135: 1422-1427.

81           Yamaguchi, M., Ogren, L., Endo, H., Soares, M.J., and Talamantes, F. (1994) Co-localization of placental lactogen-I, placental lactogen-II, and proliferin in the mouse placenta at midpregnancy. Biology of Reproduction 51: 1188-1192. PMID: 7888496

80           Roby, K.F., Hamlin, G.P., Soares, M.J., and Hunt, J.S. (1994) Differential responses of phenotypically distinct rat trophoblast cell lines to MHC class I antigen-inducing cytokines. Placenta 15: 577-590. PMID: 7824444

79           Hamlin, G.P., Lu, X.-J., Roby, K.F., and Soares, M.J. (1994) Recapitulation of the pathway for trophoblast giant cell differentiation in vitro:  stage-specific expression of members of the prolactin gene family.  Endocrinology 134: 2390-2396.

78           Yamamoto, T., Roby, K.F., Kwok, S.C.M., and Soares, M.J. (1994) Transcriptional activation of cytochrome P450 side chain cleavage enzyme expression during trophoblast cell differentiation.  Journal of Biological Chemistry 269: 6517-6523.

77           Lu, X.-J., Deb, S., and Soares, M.J. (1994) Spontaneous differentiation of trophoblast cells along the spongiotrophoblast pathway:  expression of members of the placental prolactin gene family and modulation by retinoic acid.  Developmental Biology 163: 86-97.

76           Kwok, S.C.M., Yang, D., Dai, G., Soares, M.J., Chen, S., and McMurtry, J.P. (1993) Molecular cloning and sequence analysis of two porcine seminal proteins, PSP-I and PSP-II:  new members of the sperm adhesin family.  DNA & Cell Biology 12: 605-610.

75           Arbogast, L.A., Soares, M.J., Robertson, M.C., and Voogt, J.L. (1993) A trophoblast-specific factor(s) increases tyrosine hydroxylase activity in fetal hypothalamic cell cultures. Endocrinology 133: 111-120.

74           Kwok, S.C.M., Soares, M.J., McMurtry, J.P., and Yurewicz, E.C. (1993) Binding characteristics and immunolocalization of porcine seminal protein, PSP-I.  Molecular Reproduction & Development 35: 244-250.

73           Soares, M.J., Faria, T.N., Hamlin, G.P., Lu, X.-J., and Deb, S. (1993) Trophoblast cell differentiation:  expression of the placental prolactin family.  In M.J. Soares, S. Handwerger, and F. Talamantes (eds), Trophoblast Cells: Pathways for Maternal-Embryonic Communication, Springer-Verlag, New York, pp. 43-65

72           Ogle, T.F., Soares, M.J., Zhou, Y., Chorich, L., and Mahesh, V.B. (1993) Regulation of the estrogen receptor and estrogen receptor messenger ribonucleic acid in rat uteroplacental tissues during pregnancy.  Life Science Advances 12: 1-12.

71           Roby, K.F. and Soares, M.J. (1993) Trophoblast cell differentiation and organization:  role of fetal and ovarian signals. Placenta 14: 529-545.

70           Soares, M.J., Talamantes, F., Handwerger, S. (1993) A tribute to Henry G. Friesen, M.D. In M.J. Soares, S. Handwerger, and F. Talamantes (eds), Trophoblast Cells: Pathways for Maternal-Embryonic Communication, Springer-Verlag, New York, pp. xix-xxi

69           Deb, S., Hamlin, G.P., Kwok, S.C.M., and Soares, M.J. (1993) Heterologous expression and characterization of prolactin-like protein-A: identification of serum binding proteins.  Journal of Biological Chemistry 268: 3298-3305.

68           Shida, M.M., Ng, Y.-K., Soares, M.J., Linzer, D.I.H. (1993) Trophoblast-specific transcription from the mouse placental lactogen I gene promoter.  Molecular Endocrinology 12: 181-188.

67           Roby, K.F., Deb, S., Gibori, G., Szpirer, C., Levan, G., Kwok, S.C.M., and Soares, M.J. (1993) Decidual prolactin related protein: identification, molecular cloning and characterization. Journal of Biological Chemistry 268: 3136-3142.

66           Vu, A.L., Green, C.B., Roby, K.F., Soares, M.J., Fei, D.T.W., Chen, A.B., and Kwok, S.C.M. (1993) Recombinant porcine prorelaxin produced in Chinese hamster ovary cells is biologically active.  Life Sciences 52: 1055-1061.

65           Tomogane H, Arbogast L.A., Soares M.J., Robertson, M., and Voogt, J.L. (1993) A factor(s) from a rat trophoblast cell line inhibits prolactin secretion in vitro and in vivo.  Biology of Reproduction 48: 325-332.

64           Arbogast, L.A., Soares, M.J., Tomogane, H., and Voogt, J.L.  (1992) A trophoblast specific factor(s) suppresses circulating PRL levels and increases tyrosine hydroxylase activity in tuberoinfundibular dopaminergic neurons.  Endocrinology 131: 105-113.

63           Soares, M.J., Faria, T.N., Roby, K.F., and Deb, S. (1991) Pregnancy and the prolactin family of hormones:  coordination of anterior pituitary, uterine, and placental expression.  Endocrine Reviews 12: 402-423.

62           Glasser, S.R., Julian, J., Mani, S.K., Mulholland, J., Munir, M.I., Lampelo, S. and Soares, M.J. (1991) Blastocyst endometrial relationships:  recipro¬cal interactions between uterine epithelial and stromal cells and blasto¬cysts.  Trophoblast Research 5: 229-280.

61           Faria, T.N. and Soares, M.J. (1991) Trophoblast cell differentiation:  establishment, characterization, and modulation of a rat trophoblast cell line expressing members of the placental prolactin family.  Endocrinology 129: 2895-2906.

60           Deb, S., Roby, K.F., Faria, T.N., Szpirer, C., Levan, G., Kwok, S.C.M., and Soares, M.J. (1991) Molecular cloning and characterization of prolactin-like protein-C complementary deoxyribonucleic acid.  Journal of Biological Chemistry 266: 23027-23032.

59           Soares, M.J. and Proudman, J.P. (1991) Turkey and chicken prolactins stimulate the proliferation of rat Nb2 lymphoma cells.  Experimental Biology & Medicine 197: 384-386.

58           Roby, K.F., Larsen, D., Deb, S., and Soares, M.J. (1991) Generation and characterization of antipeptide antibodies to rat cytochrome P-450 side chain cleavage enzyme.  Molecular & Cellular Endocrinology 79: 13-20.

57           Deb, S., Roby, K.F., Faria, T.N., Larsen, D., and Soares, M.J. (1991) Identification and immunochemical characterization of a major placental secretory protein related to the prolactin-growth hormone family, prolactin-like protein-C.  Endocrinology 128: 3066-3072.

56           Campbell, W.J., Larsen, D., Deb., S., Kwok, S.C.M. and Soares, M.J.  (1991) Expression of alkaline phosphatase in differentiated rat labyrinthine trophoblast tissue.  Placenta 12: 227-237.

55           Deb, S., Faria, T.N., Roby, K.F., Larsen, D., Kwok, S.C.M., Talamantes, F. and Soares, M.J. (1991) Identification and characterization of a new member of the placental prolactin family: placental lactogen-I variant.  Journal of Biological Chemistry 266: 1605-1610. PMID: 1988439

54           Faria, T.N., Ogren, L., Talamantes, F., Linzer, D.I.H. and Soares, M.J. (1991) Localization of placental lactogen-I in trophoblast giant cells of the mouse placenta.  Biology of Reproduction 44: 327-331. PMID: 2009333

53           Deb, S. and Soares, M.J. (1990) Characterization of placental prolactin-like protein-A in intracellular and extracellular compartments.  Molecular & Cellular Endocrinology 74: 163-172.

52           Faria, T.N., Deb, S., Kwok, S.C.M., Vandeputte, M., Talamantes, F. and Soares, M.J. (1990) Transplantable rat choriocarcinoma cells express placental lactogen:  identification of placental lactogen-I immunoreactive protein and messenger ribonucleic acid.  Endocrinology 127: 3131-3137. PMID: 2249643

51           Faria, T.N., Deb, S., Kwok, S.C.M., Talamantes, F. and Soares, M.J. (1990) Ontogeny of placental lactogen I and placental lactogen II expression in the developing rat placenta. Developmental Biology 141: 279-291. PMID: 2210037

50           Meagher, R., Amsden, A., Hunt, J., Soares, M.J., Sogor, L. and Smith, R.N. (1990) Placental CSF like activity.  Experimental Hematology 18: 448-451.

49           Deb, S., Youngblood, T., Rawitch, A. and Soares, M.J. (1989) Placental prolactin like protein A: identification and characterization of two major glycoprotein species with antipeptide antibodies. Journal of Biological Chem¬istry 264: 14348 14353.

48           Hunt, J.S., Soares, M.J., Lei, M. G., Smith, R.N., Wheaton, D., Atherton, R. and Morrison, D.C. (1989) Products of LPS activated macrophages (TNF α, TGF ß) but not LPS modify DNA synthesis by trophoblast cells exhibiting the 80 KDA LPS binding protein.  Journal of Immunology 143: 1606 1613. PMID: 2474606

47           Campbell, W.J., Deb, S., Kwok, S.C.M., Joslin, J., and Soares, M.J. (1989) Differential expression of placental lactogen II and prolactin like protein A in the rat chorioallantoic placenta.  Endocrinology 125: 1565 1574.

46           Ogle, T.F., Mills, T.M. and Soares, M.J. (1989) Changes in cytosolic and nuclear progesterone receptors during pregnancy in rat placenta.  Biology of Reproduction 40: 1012 1019.

45           Deb, S., Hashizume, K., Boone, K., Southard, J.N., Talamantes, F., Rawitch, A. and Soares, M.J. (1989) Antipeptide antibodies reveal structural and func¬tional characteristics of rat placental lactogen II.  Molecular & Cellular Endocrinology 63: 45 56. PMID: 2473934

44           Hunt, J.S., Deb, S., Faria, T.N., Wheaton, D. and Soares, M.J. (1989) Isola¬tion of phenotypically distinct trophoblast cell lines from normal rat chorioallantoic placentas.  Placenta 10: 161 177. PMID: 2786630

43           Soares, M.J., De, M., Pinal, C.S. and Hunt, J.S. (1989) Cyclic adenosine  3',5' monophosphate analogues modulate rat placental cell growth and differ¬entiation.  Biology of Reproduction 40: 435 447. PMID: 2541818

42           Soares, M.J., McMaster, M.T., De, S.K., De, M., Chang, M., Jokhai, S. and Hunt, J.S. (1988) Mouse and rat placental cell lines express abundant amounts of laminin.  Placenta 9: 313 326. PMID: 3050972

41           De, M., Hunt, J.S. and Soares, M.J. (1988) Stimulation of rat placental cell DNA synthesis by transferrin.  Biology of Reproduction 38: 1123 1128. PMID: 3408780

40           Soares, M.J., De, S.K., Foster, B.A., Julian, J.A. and Glasser, S.R. (1988) Identification of multiple low molecular weight placental lactogens produced by rat trophoblast cells.  Journal of Endocrinology 116: 101 106. PMID: 3339287

39           Hunt, J.S., Suzuki, Y., Wood, G.W. and Soares, M.J. (1988) Ultrastructure of cultured rat placental cells.  Placenta 9: 147 158. PMID: 3399491

38           Hunt, J.S. and Soares, M.J. (1988) Expression of histocompatibility anti¬gens, transferrin receptors, intermediate filaments, and alkaline phosphatase by in vitro cultured rat placental cells and rat placental cells in situ. Placenta 9: 159 171. PMID: 3135546

37           Campbell, G.T., Wagoner, J., Colosi, P., Soares, M.J. and Talamantes, F. (1988) Development and retention of phenotypically specialized cells in pituitary allografts in the hamster.  Cell Tissue Research 251: 215 220. PMID: 3342440

36           Soares, M.J., Schaberg, K.D., Pinal, C.S., De, S.K., Bhatia, P. and Andrews, G.K. (1987) Establishment of a rat placental cell line expressing character¬istics of extraembryonic membranes.  Developmental Biology 124: 134 144.

35           Soares, M.J. (1987) Developmental changes in the intraplacental distribu¬tion of placental lactogen and alkaline phosphatase in the rat.  Journal of Reproduction & Fertility 79: 93 98.

34           Soares, M.J. and Glasser, S.R. (1987) Placental lactogen production and functional differentiation of rat trophoblast cells in vitro.  Journal of Reproduction & Fertility 79: 335 341. PMID: 3572868

33           Glasser, S.R., Julian, J., Munir, M.I. and Soares, M.J. (1987) Biological markers during early pregnancy:  trophoblastic signals of the peri implanta¬tion period.  Environmental Health Perspectives 74: 129 147. PMID: 3319548

32           Stallings, M.H., Matt, K.S., Amador, A., Bartke, A., Siler Khodr, T.M., Soares, M.J. and Talamantes, F. (1985) Regulation of testicular LH/hCG receptors in golden hamsters (Mesocricetus auratus) during development.  Journal of Reproduction & Fertility 75: 663 670. PMID: 2999387

31           Soares, M.J. and Talamantes, F. (1985) Placental lactogen secretion in the mouse: in vitro responses, ovarian and progesterone influences. Journal of Experimental Zoology 234: 97 104. PMID: 3989501

30           Soares, M.J., Julian, J.A. and Glasser, S.R. (1985) Trophoblast giant cell release of placental lactogens: temporal and regional characteristics. Developmental Biology 107: 520 526. PMID: 3972167

29           Huseby, R.A., Soares, M.J. and Talamantes, F. (1985) Ectopic pituitary grafts in mice: hormone levels, effects on fertility, and the development of adenomyosis uteri, prolactinomas and mammary carcinomas. Endocrinology 116: 1440 1448. PMID: 3971922

28           Talamantes, F., Colosi, P., Soares, M.J., Markoff, E., Haro, L., Lopez, J., Marr, G., and Ogren, L. (1985).  Studies on the biochemistry and physiology of mouse prolactin, growth hormone and placental lactogen.  In B. Lofts and W.N. Holmes (eds.), Proceedings of the Ninth International Symposium on Compara¬tive Endocrinology. Hong Kong University Press:  Hong Kong, pp. 569 571

27           Amador, A., Klemcke, H.G., Bartke, A., Soares, M.J., Siler Khodr, T.M. and Talamantes, F. (1985) Effects of different numbers of ectopic pituitary transplants on regulation of testicular LH/hCG and prolactin receptors in the hamster (Mesocricetus auratus).  Journal of Reproduction & Fertility 73: 483 489. PMID: 2985779

26           Steger, R.W., Bartke, A., Matt, K.S., Soares, M.J. and Talamantes, F. (1984) Neuroendocrine changes in male hamsters following photostimulation. Journal of Experimental Zoology 229: 467 474. PMID: 6200569

25           Soares, M.J. and Talamantes, F. (1984) Pre parturitional changes in serum prolactin, placental lactogen, growth hormone, progesterone, and cortico¬sterone in the C3H/HeN mouse. Journal of Developmental Physiology 6: 423 429. PMID: 6501813

24           Soares, M.J., Bartke, A., Colosi, P. and Talamantes, F. (1984) Identifica¬tion of placental lactogen in pregnant Snell and Ames dwarf mice. Experimental Biology & Medicine 175: 106 108. PMID: 6694965

23           Matt, K.S., Bartke, A., Soares, M.J. and Talamantes, F. (1984) Does prolactin modify testosterone feedback in the hamster? Suppression of plasma prolactin inhibits photoperiod decreases in testosterone feedback sensitivity. Endo¬crinology 115: 2098 2103. PMID: 6437791

22           Hoffmann, J.C., Soares, M.J., Nelson, M.L. and Cullin, A.M. (1984) Seasonal reproduction in the mongoose, Herpestes auropunctatus. IV. Organ weights and serum hormone levels in the female. General & Comparative Endocrinology 55: 306 314. PMID: 643371

21           Talamantes, F., Soares, M.J., Colosi, P., Haro, L. and Ogren, L. (1984). The biochemistry and physiology of mouse placental lactogen. In F. Mena and C. Valverde (eds.), Frontiers and Perspectives of Prolactin Secretion: A multi¬disciplinary approach.  Academic Press: New York, pp. 31 39

20           Bartke, A., Siler Khodr, T.M., Soares, M.J., Talamantes, F., Goldman, B.D., Hogan, M.P. and Hebert, A. (1984) Does prolactin modify testosterone feed¬back in the hamster? Pituitary grafts alter the ability of testosterone to suppress LH and FSH release in castrated male hamsters. Endocrinology 115: 1506 1510. PMID: 6434293

19           Steger, R.W., Bartke, A., Goldman, B.D., Soares, M.J. and Talamantes, F. (1983) Effects of short photoperiod on the ability of golden hamster pitui¬taries to secrete prolactin and gonadotropins in vitro. Biology of Reproduction 29: 872 878. PMID: 6416319

18           Soares, M.J. and Talamantes, F. (1983) Midpregnancy elevation of serum androstenedione levels in the C3H/HeN mouse: placental origin. Endocrinology 113: 1408 1412. PMID: 6617577

17           Soares, M.J. and Talamantes, F. (1983) Genetic and litter size effects on serum placental lactogen in the mouse. Biology of Reproduction 29: 165 171. PMID: 6615962

16           Soares, M.J., Colosi, P. and Talamantes, F. (1983) Development of a homolo¬gous radioimmunoassay for secreted hamster prolactin. Experimental Biology & Medicine 172: 379 381. PMID: 6844344

15           Soares, M.J., Colosi, P., Ogren, L. and Talamantes, F. (1983) Identification and partial characterization of a lactogen from the midpregnant mouse concep¬tus. Endocrinology 112: 1313 1317. PMID: 6832047

14           Matt, K.S., Soares, M.J., Talamantes, F. and Bartke, A. (1983) Effects of handling and ether anesthesia on serum prolactin levels in the golden hamster. Experimental Biology & Medicine 173: 463 466.  PMID: 6889312

13           Hoffmann, J.C. and Soares, M.J. (1983). Anterior pituitary function in sea¬sonal breeders. In A.J. Bhnatagar (ed.), The Anterior Pituitary, Raven Press: New York, pp. 295 312.

12           Soares, M.J. and Talamantes, F. (1982) Gestational effects on placental and serum androgen, progesterone, and prolactin like activity in the mouse. Journal of Endocrinology 93: 29 36. PMID: 7130889

11           Soares, M.J. and Talamantes, F. (1982) Placental and serum hormone changes during the second half of pregnancy in the hamster. Biology of Reproduction 27: 523 529. PMID: 7139005

10           Soares, M.J. and Hoffmann, J.C. (1982) Role of daylength in the regulation of reproductive function in the male mongoose, Herpestes auropunctatus. Journal of Experimental Zoology 224: 365 369. PMID: 7153728

9              Soares, M.J. and Hoffmann, J.C. (1982) Melatonin suppression of post  castration serum luteinizing hormone and follicle stimulating hormone responses in the male mongoose, Herpestes auropunctatus. General & Comparative Endocrinology 48: 525 528. PMID: 6819184

8              Soares, M.J. and Hoffmann, J.C. (1982) Seasonal reproduction in the mon¬goose, Herpestes auropunctatus. III. Regulation of gonadotropin secretion in the male. General & Comparative Endocrinology 47: 235 242. PMID: 6807748

7              Soares, M.J. and Hoffmann, J.C. (1982) Seasonal reproduction in the mon¬goose, Herpestes auropunctatus. II. Testicular responsiveness to luteinizing hormone. General & Comparative Endocrinology 47: 226 234. PMID: 6807747

6              Soares, M.J. and Diamond, M. (1982) Pregnancy and chin marking in the rabbit, Oryctolagus cuniculus. Animal Behaviour 30: 941 943. ISSN: 0003-3472

5              Soares, M.J., Colosi, P. and Talamantes, F. (1982) The development and char¬acterization of a homologous radioimmunoassay for mouse placental lactogen. Endocrinology 110: 668 670. PMID: 7056217

4              Soares, M.J. and Hoffmann, J.C. (1981) Seasonal reproduction in the mon¬goose, Herpestes auropunctatus. I. Androgen, luteinizing hormone, and folli¬cle stimulating hormone in the male. General & Comparative Endocrinology 44: 350 358. PMID: 6793448

3              Soares, M.J. and Chamley, W.A. (1980) A critical time-period for the vagino cervical stimulus to induce immediate pseudopregnancy in the diestrous rat. Australian Journal Biological Sciences 33: 709 712. PMID: 7195704

2              Soares, M.J., Kalberer, W.D. and Erpino, M.J. (1978) Progesterone: effects on investigatory preferences, aggression and olfaction in orchidectomized, testosterone treated mice. Behavioral Biology 23: 260 266. ISSN: 0091-6773

1              Soares, M.J., Kalberer, W.D. and Erpino, M.J. (1977) Progestagen effects on elicitation of aggressive behaviour in male mice. Journal of Endocrinology 73: 507 510. PMID: 559718

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