Dr. Vuk Jovanovic's Fertility Publications

  1. Intraovarian regulation of gonadotropin-dependent folliculogenesis depends on notch receptor signaling pathways not involving Delta-like ligand 4 (Dll4). Jovanovic VP, Sauer CM, Shawber CJ, Gomez R, Wang X, Sauer MV, Kitajewski J, Zimmermann RC. Reproductive Biology & Endocrinology. 2013 May 15;11:43.
  2. Laparoscopic Management of Ovarian Entrapment: A Rare Complication of IVF Nakhuda GS, Jovanovic V, Sauer MV. Journal of Gynecologic Surgery. 2012 Apr;28(2):136-137.
  3. Does the addition of clomiphene citrate or letrazole to gonadotropin treatment enhance the oocyte yield in poor responders undergoing IVF? Jovanovic VP, Kort DH, Guarnaccia MM, Sauer MV, Lobo RA. Journal of Assisted Reproduction and Genetics. 2011 Nov;28(11):1067-72.
  4. Not all women diagnosed with PCOS share the same cardiovascular risk profiles. Jovanovic VP, Carmina E, Lobo RA Fertility and Sterility. 2010 Aug;94(3):826-32.
  5. Providing fertility care to men seropositive for human immunodeficiency virus: reviewing 10 years of experience and 420 consecutive cycles of in vitro fertilization and intracytoplasmic sperm injection. Sauer MV, Wang JG, Douglas NC, Nakhuda GS, Vardhana P, Jovanovic V, Guarnaccia MM. Fertility and Sterility. 2009 Jun;91(6):2455-60.
  6. Ectopic pregnancy in a preexisting hydrosalpinx during a spontaneous pregnancy. Garde RV, Jovanovic VP, Couchman GM, Walmer DK, Price TM. Fertility and Sterility. 2006 Oct;86(4):1001.e11-3. Epub 2006 Sep 1.
  7. Adenovirus-mediated gene transfer of enhanced Herpes simplex virus thymidine kinase mutants improves prodrug-mediated tumor cell killing. Wiewrodt R, Amin K, Kiefer M, Jovanovic VP, Kapoor V, Force S, Chang M, Lanuti M, Black ME, Kaiser LR, Albelda SM. Cancer Gene Therapy. 2003 May;10(5):353-64.
  8. An E2F-responsive replication-selective adenovirus targeted to the defective cell cycle in cancer cells: potent antitumoral efficacy but no toxicity to normal cell. Tsukuda K, Wiewrodt R, Molnar-Kimber K, Jovanovic VP, Amin KM. Cancer Research. 2002 Jun 15;62(12):3438-47.

Invited Oral and Poster Presentation

  1. “The Potential of mild stimulation IVF in Germany” Vuk P Jovanovic SAFE International ART Congress, Phuket, Thailand, May 14-16th, 2014
  2. “GnRH antagonist vs. long GnRH agonist gonadotropin protocols in PCOS women undergoing controlled ovarian hyperstimulation”s Vuk P Jovanovic World Congress on Ovulation Induction and Ovarian Stimulation Protocols, Goa, India, September 12-15th, 2012
  3. “A Notch Ectodomain Construct Inhibits Gonadotropin-Dependent Follicle Growth to the preovulatory stage” Vuk P Jovanovic, M Sauer, Shawber J Kerry, Xing Wang, Mark V Sauer, Jan Kitajewski, Ralf C Zimmerman Society of Gynecologic Investigation Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL, March 24-27, 2010
  4. “Posthumous reproduction and gamete retrieval in near death situations – an analysis of the couple’s perspective” Nakhuda GS, Vuk P Jovanovic, Sauer V. Marc, American Society of Reproductive Medicine, Atlanta, GA, October 17-21, 2009
  5. “Baseline Levels of DHEA-S Levels do not correlate with Ovarian Responses in Women undergoing IVF treatment” Vuk P Jovanovic, Michel Ferin, Michael M. Guarnaccia, Mark V. Sauer, Rogerio A Lobo Society of Gynecologic Investigation Annual Meeting, Glasgow UK, March 17-21, 2009
  6. “Differences in Body Composition in Different Phenotypes of Women with PCOS and in idiopathic Hyperandrogenism, and Correlations with Androgen and Insulin” Vuk P Jovanovic, Enrico Carmina, F de Nicola, Giovam B Rini, Rogerio A Lobo Society of Gynecologic Investigation Annual Meeting, Glasgow UK; March 17-21, 2009
  7. “Does the addition of Clomiphene Citrate or Letrazole to gonadotropin treatment enhance the oocyte yield in poor responders undergoing antagonist IVF cycles” Vuk P Jovanovic, Michael M. Guarnaccia, Daniel H. Kort, Mark V. Sauer, Rogerio A. Lobo American Society of Reproductive Medicine, San Francisco, CA; November 8-12, 2008
  8. “A Novel Recombinant hCG-Antagonist Inhibits Pro-Invasive Gene Expression in the JEG-3 Choriocarcinoma Cell Line” Vuk P Jovanovic, Drew V Tortoriello, Prati A Vardhana, Martin A Julius, Susan V Pollak, Joyce W Lustbader Society of Gynecologic Investigation Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA March 26-29 2008
  9. “An hCG-Antagonist Represents a Novel Contraceptive Agent” Pratibhasri A Vardhana, Martin A Julius, Susan V Pollak, Rhonda K Trousdale, Vuk P Jovanovic, Joyce W Lustbader Society of Gynecologic Investigation Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA March 26-29 2008
  10. “Improved Prodrug-Mediated Thoracic Tumor Cell Killing with an Adenovirus Carrying Herpes Simplex Thymidine Kinase (HSV-TK) Gene Mutants” Rainer Wiewrodt, Kunjilata Amin, Michael Kiefer, Vuk P Jovanovic, Veena Kapoor, Margaret E. Black, Larry R. Kaiser, Steven M. Albelda The 5th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Gene Therapy, Boston, June 5-9 2002
  11. “In vitro Differentiation of Mouse Embryonic Stem Cells into Pancreatic Islet Similar Structure – A Primary Study” Guoxiang Zhang, Vuk P Jovanovic, Theodore G. Krontiris City of Hope NCI Summer Research Presentations, Duarte, CA, July 2002