Publications list until 2015

  • Le Gac S, Nordhoff V. Microfluidics for mammalian embryo culture and selection: where do we stand now? Mol Hum Reprod. 2016 (in press)

  • Schulte K, Ehmcke J, Schlatt S, Boiani M, Nordhoff V. Lower total cell numbers in mouse pre-implantation embryos cultured in human ART media are not induced by apoptosis. Theriogenology 84:1620-30 (2015)
  • Nordhoff V, Bongers RK, Schüring AN, Zitzmann M, Kliesch S. Treatment strategies for severe OAT (<0.1Mill/ml) patients. Andrology 2015;3:856-863.
  • Laurentino S, Beygo J, Nordhoff V, Kliesch S, Wistuba J, Borgmann J, Buiting K, Horsthemke B, Gromoll J. Epigenetic germline mosaicism in infertile men. Hum Mol Genet 2014;24:1295-1304.
  • Nordhoff V. How to select immotile but viable spermatozoa on the day of intracytoplasmic sperm injection? An embryologists view. Andrology 2014;3:156-162.
  • Troppmann B, Kossack N, Nordhoff V, Schüring AN, Gromoll J. MicroRNA miR-513a-3p acts as a co-regulator of luteinizing hormone/chorionic gonadotropin receptor gene expression in human granulosa cells. Mol Cell Endocrinol 2014;390:65-72.
  • Hemkemeyer SA, Schwarzer C, Boiani M, Ehmcke J, Le Gac S, Schlatt S, Nordhoff V. Effects of embryo culture media do not persist after implantation: a histological study in mice. Hum Reprod 2014;29:220-233.
  • Nordhoff V, Schüring AN, Krallmann C, Zitzmann M, Schlatt S, Kiesel L, Kliesch S. Optimising TESE-ICSI by laser-assisted selection of immotile spermatozoa and polarisation microscopy for selection of oocytes. Andrology 2012;1:67-74.
  • Schwarzer C, Esteves TC, Arauzo-Bravo MJ, Le Gac S, Nordhoff V, Schlatt S, Boiani M. ART culture conditions change the probability of mouse embryo gestation through defined cellular and molecular responses, Hum Reprod 2012;27:2627-2640.
  • Schüring AN, Nordhoff V, Schulte N, Kliesch S, Kiesel L, Berdel WE, Wessling J, Koschmieder S: Spontaneous conception and live birth after gonadotoxic chemotherapy for an aggressive bilateral ovarian Burkitt's lymphoma. Eur. J. Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 2011;158:362-364.
  • Nordhoff V, Sonntag B, von Tils D, Götte M, Schüring AN, Gromoll J, Redmann K, Casarini L, Simoni M: Effects of the FSH receptor gene polymorphism p.N680S on cAMP and steroid production in cultured primary human granulosa cells. Reprod Biomed Online 2011;23:196-203.
  • Yeung CH, Tüttelmann F, Bergmann M, Nordhoff V, Vorona E, Cooper TG: Coiled sperm from infertile patients: characteristics, associated factors and biological implication. Hum Reprod 2009;24:1288-1295.
  • Zitzmann M., Nordhoff V., von Schönfeld V., Nordsiek-Mengede A., Kliesch S., Schüring A.N., Luetjens C.M., Kamischke A., Cooper T., Simoni M., Nieschlag E.: Elevated follicle-stimulating hormone levels and the chances of azoospermic men for fatherhood by retrieval of elongated spermatids from cryopreserved testicular tissue. Fert Steril 2006;86:339-347.
  • Nordhoff V., Gromoll J., Foppiani L., Luetjens C.M., Schlatt S., Kostova E., Huhtaniemi I., Nieschlag E., Simoni M.: Targeted expression of human FSH receptor Asp567Gly mutant mRNA in testis of transgenic mice: role of human FSH receptor promoter. Asian J Androl 2003;5:267-275.
  • Zitzmann M., Rolf C., Nordhoff V., Schrader G., Rickert-Fohring M., Gassner P., Behre H.M., Greb R.R., Kiesel L., Nieschlag E:. Male smokers have a decreased success rate for in vitro fertilization and intracytoplasmic sperm injection. Fertil Steril 2003;79:1550-1554.
  • Haywood M., Tymchenko N., Spaliviero J., Koch A., Jimenez M., Gromoll J., Simoni M., Nordhoff V, Handelsman D.J., Allan C.M.: An activated human follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) receptor stimulates FSH-like activity in gonadotropin-deficient transgenic mice. Mol Endocrinol 2002;16:2582-2591.
  • Nordhoff V., Hübner K., Bauer A., Orlova I., Malapetsa A., Schöler H.R.: Comparative analysis of human, bovine, and murine Oct-4 upstream promoter sequences. Mamm Genome 2001;12:309-317.
  • Nordhoff V., Gromoll J., Simoni M.: Constitutively active mutations of G protein-coupled receptors: the case of the human luteinizing hormone and follicle-stimulating hormone receptors. Arch Med Res 1999;30:501-509.
  • Lerchl A., Nordhoff V., Gerding H.: Expression of the gene for the retinal protein peripherin in the pineal gland of humans and djungarian hamsters (Phodopus sungorus). Neuroscience letters 1998;258:1-3.
  • Gromoll J., Partsch C.-J., Simoni M., Nordhoff V., Sippel W., Nieschlag E., Saxena B.B.: A mutation in the first transmembrane domaine of the lutropin receptor causes male precocious puberty. J Clin Endocrinol Metab 1998;83:476-480.
  • Gromoll J., Simoni M., Nordhoff V., Behre H.M., de Geyter C., Nieschlag E.: Functional and clinical consequences of mutations in the FSH receptor. Mol Cell Endocrinol 1996;125:177-182.
  • Harbecke R., Meise M., Holz A., Klapper R., Naffin E., Nordhoff V., Janning W.: Larval and imaginal pathways in early development of Drosophila. Int J Dev Biol 1996;40:197-204.