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Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a common endocrine disorder in reproductive-aged women, with a world-wide prevalence of 10-15%.  In addition to a reproductive phenotype that results in an increased risk of infertility, miscarriage and pregnancy complications, a majority of women with PCOS have metabolic abnormalities that result in an increased risk of type 2 diabetes, gestational diabetes and hypertension. The main objective of our research is to understand the etiology and pathophysiology of PCOS using relevant mouse and tissue culture models.
 

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Varykina G. Thackray, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences
 
Office Phone:  858-822-7693
Lab Phone:  858-822-7567
 
Office:  Leichtag Biomedical Research Building, 3A17
Lab:  Leichtag Biomedical Research Building, 332 Bays FF & EE
 
Assistant:  Ruth Montouri
Phone: 858-534-1140
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Reproductive Endocrine Axis