Associate Editor Mats Brannstrom


Mats BrannstromMats Brännström

Professor and Chairman of Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Gothenburg and Senior Consultant in Gynecology and Reproductive Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden. Visiting Professor at Harvard Medical School (Transplant Surgery), Mayo Clinic (Obstetrics and Gynecology), Karolinska Institute (Obstetrics and Gynecology).

Clinical activites in gyne-oncology surgery, including robotic surgery, and reproductive medicine. Research intrests: ovarian physiology, fertility preservation, uterus transplantation, bioengineering of reproductive organ.




Some recent references:

  1. Brännström M, Johannesson L, Dahm-Kähler P, Enskog AS, Mölne J, Kvarnström N, Diaz-Garcia C, Hanafy A, Lundmark C, Marcickiewicz J, Gäbel M, Groth K, Akouri R, Eklind S, Holgersson J, Tzakis A, Olausson M. The first clinical uterus transplantation trial: a six months report. Fertil Steril 2014; 101:1228-36.
  2. Diaz-Garcia C, Johannesson L, Shao R, Billig H, Brännström M. Pregnancy after allogeneic uterus transplantation in the rat: perinatal outcome and growth trajectory. Fertil Steril 2014; 102:1545-52.
  3. Hellström M, El-Akouri RR, Sihlbom C, Olsson BM, Lengqvist J, Bäckdahl H, Johansson BR, Olausson M, Sumitran-Holgersson S, Brännström M. Towards development of a bioengineered uterus: comparison of different protocols for rat uterus decellularization. Acta Biomater 2014, 10:5034-5042.
  4. Johannesson L, Kvarnström N, Mölne J, Dahm-Kähler P, Enskog AS, Diaz-Garcia C, Olausson M, Brännström M. Uterus transplantation trial: 1-year outcome. Fertil Steril 2015; 103:199-204.
  5. Brännström M, Johannesson L, Bokström H, Kvarnström N, Mölne J, Dahm-Kähler P, Enskog A, Milenkovic M, Ekberg J, Diaz-Garcia C, Gäbel M, Hanafy A, Hagberg H, Olausson M, Nilsson L. Live birth after uterus transplantation. Lancet 2015;385:607-616.
  6. Rosewell KL, Al-Alem L, Zakerkish F, McCord L, Akin JW, Chaffin CL, Brännström M, Curry TE Jr. Induction of proteinases in the human preovulatory follicle of the menstrual cycle by human chorionic gonadotrophin, Fertil Steril 2015;103:826-833.
  7. Morken NH, Diaz-Garcia C, Reisaeter AV, Foss A, Leivestad T, Geiran O, Hervas D, Brännström M. Obstetric and neonatal outcome of pregnancies fathered by males on immunosuppression after solid organ transplantation. Am J Transplant 2015; 15:1666-1773
  8. Al-Alem L, Puttabyatappa M, Rosewell K, Brännström, Akin J, Boldt J, Muse K, Curry TE. Chemokine ligand 20: a signal for leukocyte recruitment during human ovulation? Endocrinology 2015; 156:3358-3369.

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