Publications

Auersperg N.  Article by Natalie Banet and Robert J Kurman – Two types of ovarian cortical inclusion cysts: Proposed origin and possible role in ovarian serous carcinogenesis; Int. J Gynecol Pathol 2015;34:3-8.

Veigel D, Wagner R, Stubiger G, Wuczkowski M, Filipits M, Horvat R, Benhamu B, Lopez-Rodriguez ML, Leisser A, Valent P, Grushc M, Hegardt FG, Garcia J, Serra D, Auersperg N, Colomer R, Grunt TW.  Fatty acid synthase is a metabolic marker of cell proliferation rather than malignancy in ovarian cancer and its precursor cells.  Int J Cancer. 2015 May 1;136(9):2078-90.

Auersperg N.  The stem-cell profile of ovarian surface epithelium is reproduced in the oviductal fimbrae, with increased stem-cell marker density in distal parts of the fimbriae.  Int J Gynecol Pathol. 2013 Sep;32(5):444-53.

Auersperg N.  Ovarian surface epithelium as a source of ovarian cancers: unwarranted speculation or evidence-based hypothesis?  Gynecol Oncol. 2013 Jul;130(1):246-51.

Auersperg N.  The origin of ovarian cancers – hypotheses and controversies.  Front Biosci (Schol Ed). 2013 Jan 1;5:709-19.

Cheng JC, Auersperg N, Leung PC.  TGF-beta induces serous borderline ovarian tumor cell invasion by activating EMT but triggers apoptosis in low-grade serous ovarian carcinoma cells.  PLoS One.  2012;7(8):e42436.

 

Invited Presentations:

Auersperg N.  Stem cells and the origin of serous ovarian cancers.  Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center, Seattle, WA. 2015.

 

 

 

Projects

Ovarian cancer biology, in vitro models

Alpha Omega Alpha Honorary Medical Society