Pathogenic and regulatory mechanisms underlying male genital tract inflammations

Work team

Research Project

Publications

  1. IL-17 is not Essential for Prostate Inflammation and Chronic Pelvic Pain Development in an Experimental Model of Chronic Prostatitis/Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome”.
    Motrich RD, Breser ML, Sánchez LR, Godoy GJ, Rivero VE. PAIN. 2016; 157(3): 585-97.

  2. Prostatic transglutaminase 4 as a male-specific autoantigen”.
    Landegren N, Sharon D, Shum AK, Khan IS, Fasano K, Hallgren A, Kampf C, Freyhult E, Ardesjö-Lundgren B, Alimohammadi M, Rathsman S, Ludvigsson JF, Hedelin H, Lundh D, Motrich R, Rivero V, Fong L, Giwercman A, Gustafsson J, Perheentupa J, Husebye ES, Anderson MS, Snyder M, Kämpe O. Science Translational Medicine.2015; 7(292): 292ra101.

  3. Chlamydia trachomatis Infection of the Male Genital Tract: An Update”.
    Mackern-Oberti JP, Motrich RD, Breser ML, Cuffini C, Sánchez LR, Rivero VE. Journal of Reproductive Immunology. 2013; 100(1):37-53.

  4. Expression of CXCR3 on specific T cells is essential for homing to the prostate gland in an experimental model of Chronic Prostatitis/Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome.
    Breser ML, Motrich RD, Sanchez L, Mackern-Oberti JP, Rivero VE. Journal of Immunology.2013; 190(7):3121-33.

  5. Male rat genital tract infection with Chlamydia muridarum has no significant consequences on male fertility”.
    Motrich RD, Sanchez L, Maccioni M, Mackern-Oberti JP, Rivero VE. Journal of Urology. 2012; 187(5):1911-7.

  6. Chemokine response induced by Chlamydia trachomatis in prostate derived CD45+ and CD45- cells”.
    Mackern-Oberti JP, Breser ML, Nuñez N, Maccioni M, Rodríguez N, Wantia N, Ertl T, Miethke T, Rivero VE. Reproduction. 2011;142(3):427-37.

  7. Male Rodent Genital Tract Infection with Chlamydia Muridarum: Persistence within the Prostate Gland that triggers Self-Immune Reactions in Genetically Susceptible Hosts”.
    Mackern-Oberti JP, Motrich RD, Breser ML, Cuffini C, Cejas HJ, Maccioni M, Rivero VE. Journal of Urology. 2011; 186(3): 1100-6.

  8. Immunological Aspects of the Prostate Gland and Related Diseases”.
    Maccioni M, Rivero VE, Motrich RD, Gatti GA, Mackern-Oberti JP, Andreani V, Riera CM. Current Immunology Reviews. 2010; 6:287-298.

  9. A Crucial Role of INFγ in Experimental Autoimmune Prostatitis”
    Motrich RD, van Etten E, Baeke F, Riera CM, Mathieu C, Rivero VE. Journal of Urology. 2010: 183 (3): 1213-1220.

  10. Impact of vitamin D receptor activity on experimental autoimmune prostatitis”
    Motrich RD, van Etten E, Depovere J, Riera CM, Rivero VE, Mathieu C. Journal of Autoimmunity. 2009; 32 (2): 140-8.

  11. Effects of autoimmunity to the prostate on the fertility of the male rat”
    Motrich RD, Mackern-Oberti JP, Maccioni M, Rivero VE. Fertility and Sterility. 2009; 91 (5 Suppl): 2273-80.

  12. Effect of tamoxifen treatment on the semen quality and fertility of the male rat”
    Motrich RD, Ponce AA, Rivero VE. Fertility and Sterility. 2007; 88(2): 452-461.

  13. Autoimmune Prostatitis: State of the Art”
    Motrich RD, Maccioni M, Riera CM, Rivero VE. Scandinavian Journal of Immunology. 2007; 66(2-3):217-27.

  14. Autoimmune etiology in Chronic Prostatitis Syndrome: an advance in the understanding of this pathology”
    Rivero VE, Motrich RD, Maccioni M, Riera CM. Critical Reviews in Immunology.2007; 27(1): 33-46.

  15. Susceptibility of prostate epithelial cells to Chlamydia muridarum infection and their role in innate immunity by recruitment of intracellular Toll-likereceptors 4 and 2 and MyD88 to the inclusion ”
    Mackern-Oberti JP, Maccioni M, Cuffini C, Gatti G, Rivero VE. Infection and Immunity. 2006;74(12):6973-81.

  16. Pathogenic consequences in semen quality of an autoimmune response against the prostate gland: from animal models to human disease ”
    Motrich RD, Maccioni M, Ponce A, Gatti G, Mackern-Oberti JP, Rivero VE. Journal of Immunology.2006; 177(2): 957-967.

  17. Chlamydia trachomatis occurrence and its impact on sperm quality in chronic prostatitis patients”
    Motrich RD, Cuffini C, Mackern-Oberti JP, Maccioni M, Rivero VE. Journal of Infection. 2006; 53(3): 175-183.

  18. Reduced semen quality in chronic prostatitis patients that have cellular autoimmune responses to prostate antigens”
    Motrich RD, Maccioni M, Molina R, Tissera A, Olmedo J, Riera CM, Rivero VE. Human Reproduction. 2005; 20(9): 2567-2572.

  19. Presence of INFγ-secreting lymphocytes specific to prostate antigens in a group of chronic prostatitis patients
    Motrich RD, Maccioni M, Molina R, Tissera A, Olmedo J, Riera CM, Rivero VE. Clinical Immunology. 2005; 116(2): 149-157.

  20. Cow’s milk stimulated lymphocyte proliferation and TNF-α secretion in hypersensitivity to cow’s milk proteins”
    Motrich RD, Riera CM, Rivero V. Clinical Immunology. 2003; 109(2): 203-211.