GrowSperm Publications

GrowSperm – Dissertations

  • Mincheva M, Reassembly of adult human testicular cells in vitro. University of Münster, Münster, Germany, 2018
  • Sharma S, Evaluating growth and differentiation of testicular tissue using ex vivo approaches. University of Münster, Münster, Germany, 2018

GrowSperm – Publications

  • Schlatt S, Sharma S. Spermatogonial Physiology and regulation of the niche. Encyclopedia of Endocrine Diseases 2nd Edition [in press]
  • Stukenborg JB, Alves-Lopes, JP, Kurek M, Albalushi H, Reda, A, Keros, V, Töhönen V, Bjarnason, R, Romerius, P, Sundin, M, Norén Nyström, U, Langenskiöld, C, Vogt, H, Henningsohn, L, Mitchell, RT, Söder O, Petersen, C, Jahnukainen, K. Spermatogonial quantity in human prepubertal testicular tissue collected for fertility preservation prior to potentially sterilizing therapy. Hum Reprod. 2018 doi: 10.1093/humrep/dey240 [accepted]
  • Onofre J, Faes K, Kadam P, Vicini E, van Pelt AMM, Goossens E. What is the best protocol to cryopreserve immature mouse testicular cell suspensions? Reprod Biomed Online. 2018 Jul;37(1):6-17. doi: 10.1016/j.rbmo.2018.04.045. Epub 2018 Apr 27.
  • Baert Y, Onofre J, van Saen D, Goossens E. Cryopreservation of Human Testicular Tissue by Isopropyl-Controlled Slow Freezing. Methods Mol Biol 2018;1748:287-294. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4939-7698-0_20.
  • Albalushi H, Kurek M, Karlsson L, Landreh L, Kjartansdóttir KR, Söder O, Hovatta O, Stukenborg JB. Laminin 521 stabilizes the pluripotency expression pattern of human embryonic stem cells initially derived on feeder cells. Stem Cells Int. 2018  doi: 10.1155/2018/7127042. eCollection 2018
  • Stukenborg JB*, Jahnukainen K*, Hutka M, Mitchell RT. Cancer treatment in childhood and testicular function: the role of the somatic environment. R69-R87. doi: 10.1530/EC-17-0382. Epub 2018 Jan 19.
  • Alves-Lopes JP, Söder O, Stukenborg JB. Use of a three-layer gradient system of cells for rat testicular organoid generation. Nat Protoc. 2018 Feb;13(2):248-259. doi: 10.1038/nprot.2017.140. Epub 2018 Jan 4.
  • Mincheva M, Sandhowe-Klaverkamp R, Wistuba J, Redmann K, Stukenborg JB, Kliesch S, Schlatt S. Reassembly of adult human testicular cells: can testis cord-like structures be created in vitro? Mol Hum Reprod. 2017 Dec 26. doi : 10.1093/molehr/gax063. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Alves-Lopes JP, Stukenborg JB. Testicular organoids: a new model to study the testicular microenvironment in vitro? Hum Reprod Update. 2017 Dec 21. doi: 10.1093/humupd/dmx036. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Sharma S, Portela JMD, Langenstroth-Röwer D, Wistuba J, Neuhaus N, Schlatt S. Male germline stem cells in non-human primates. Primate Biology. 2017 4:173-184
  • Hutka M, Smith LB, Mitchell RT. Xenotransplantation as a model for human testicular development. Differentiation. 2017 Sep 13;97:44-53. doi: 10.1016/j.diff.2017.09.001. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Reda A, Albalushi H, Cisneros Montalvo S, Nurmio M, Sahin Z, Hou M, Geijsen N, Toppari J, Olle Söder O, Stukenborg JB. Knock-out serum replacement and melatonin effects on germ cell differentiation in murine testicular explant cultures. Annals of Biomedical Engineering 2017 Jul;45(7):1783-1794. doi: 10.1007/s10439-017-1847-z. Epub 2017 May 9
  • Alves-Lopes JP, Söder O, Stukenborg JB. Testicular organoid generation by a novel in vitro three-layer gradient system.Biomaterials. 2017 Jun;130:76-89. doi: 10.1016/j.biomaterials.2017.03.025. Epub 2017 Mar 23.
  • Poganitsch-Korhonen M*, Masliukaite I*, Nurmio M, Lähteenmäki P, van Wely M, van Pelt AM, Jahnukainen K, Stukenborg JB. Decreased spermatogonial quantity in prepubertal boys with leukaemia treated with alkylating agents. Leukemia. 2017 Jun;31(6):1460-1463. doi: 10.1038/leu.2017.76. Epub 2017 Mar 8.
  • Baert Y, De Kock J, Alves-Lopes JP, Söder O, Stukenborg JB*, Goossens E*. Primary Human Testicular Cells Self-Organize into Organoids with Testicular Properties. Stem Cell Reports. 2017 Jan 10;8(1):30-38. doi: 10.1016/j.stemcr.2016.11.012. Epub 2016 Dec 22.
  • Masliukaite I*, Hagen JM*, Jahnukainen K, Stukenborg JB, Repping S, van der Veen F, van Wely M, van Pelt AM. Establishing reference values for age-related spermatogonial quantity in prepubertal human testes: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Fertil Steril. 2016 Dec;106(7):1652-1657.e2. doi: 10.1016/j.fertnstert.2016.09.002. Epub 2016 Oct 4.
  • Onofre J, Baert Y, Faes K, Goossens E Cryopreservation of testicular tissue or testicular cell suspensions: a pivotal step in fertility preservation. Hum Reprod Update. 2016 Nov;22(6):744-761. Epub 2016 Aug 27.