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Joe Arosh



Phone: (979) 845-6173

Mailstop: 4458

Department: VIBS

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  • Ph.D. Reproductive Endocrinology, Laval University, Canada 0
  • M.V.Sc. Obstetrics & Gynecology, Madras Veterinary College, India 0
  • B.V.Sc. , Madras Veterinary College, India 0
  • , 0

Scholarly Interests

central role of prostaglandins on molecular and cellular aspects of reproductive processes, gynecologic diseases and endocrine cancers.


PPARγ activation inhibits growth and survival of human endometriotic cells by suppressing estrogen biosynthesis and PGE2 signaling.
Lebovic DI, Kavoussi SK, Lee J, Banu SK, Arosh JA
Endocrinology. 2013 154(12):4803-13.
Postnatal exposure to chromium through mother's milk accelerates follicular atresia in F1 offspring through increased oxidative stress and depletion of antioxidant enzymes.
Stanley JA, Sivakumar KK, Nithy TK, Arosh JA, Hoyer PB, Burghardt RC, Banu SK
Free Radic Biol Med. 2013 61C:179-196.
Hexavalent chromium-induced apoptosis of granulosa cells involves selective sub-cellular translocation of Bcl-2 members, ERK1/2 and p53.
Banu SK, Stanley JA, Lee J, Stephen SD, Arosh JA, Hoyer PB, Burghardt RC
Toxicol Appl Pharmacol. 2011 251(3):253-66.
Gene expression profiles and functional characterization of human immortalized endometriotic epithelial and stromal cells.
Banu SK, Lee J, Starzinski-Powitz A, Arosh JA
Fertil Steril. 2008 90(4):972-87.
Cyclooxygenase-2 regulates survival, migration, and invasion of human endometriotic cells through multiple mechanisms.
Banu SK, Lee J, Speights VO Jr, Starzinski-Powitz A, Arosh JA
Endocrinology. 2008 149(3):1180-9.

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