Profesora Titular de la Universidad de Chile

Jefe Laboratorio de Endocrinología y Biología Reproductiva

Sub Directora de Investigación

Hospital Clínico Universidad de Chile

Publicaciones Recientes

1.- Karla Kohan-Ivani, Fernando Gabler, Alberto Selman, Margarita Vega, *Carmen Romero. Role of dihydrotestostrone (DHT) on TGF-β1 signaling pathway in epithelial ovarian cancer cells. J. Cancer Res. Clin. Oncol 2016, 142:47 – 58

2.- Oróstica L, Rosas C, Plaza-Parrochia F, Astorga I, Gabler F, García V, Romero C, Vega M. Altered steroid metabolism and insulin signaling in PCOS endometria: Impact in tissue function. Current Pharmaceutical Design (Review) 2016. En prensa

3.-Rosas C, Oróstica L, Poblete C, Carvajal R, Gabler F, Romero C, Lavandero S,  Vega M. Hyperandrogenism decreases GRP78 protein level and glucose uptake in human endometrial stromal cells. Reproductive Sciences 2016. En prensa (1-10). Print ISSN: 1033-7191, Online ISSN: 1033-7205.

4.-Plaza-Parrochia F, Poblete C, Gabler F, Carvajal R, Romero C, Valladares L, Vega M. Expression of steroid sulfated transporters and 3β-HSD activity in endometrium of women having polycystic ovary syndrome. Steroids 2015, 104: 189-195. ISI= 2,905. pii: S0039-128X

5.-Bacallao K, Plaza-Parrochia F, Cerda A, Gabler F, Romero C, Vantman D, Vega M. Levels of regulatory proteins associated with cell proliferation in endometria from untreated patients having PCOS with and without endometrial hyperplasia. Reproductive Sciences 2016, 23(2): 211-216. Print ISSN: 1033-7191, Online ISSN: 1033-7205

6.-Díaz-Valdivia N, Bravo D, Huerta H, Henríquez S, Gabler F, Vega M, Romero C, Calderón C, Owen G, Leyton L, Quest AFG. Enhanced caveolin-1 expression increases migration, anchorage-independent growth and invasion of endometrial adenocarcinoma cells. BioMed Central Cancer 2015, 15:463. ISSN: 1471-2407

7.- García V, Oróstica L, Poblete C, Rosas C, Astorga I, Romero C, Vega M. Endometria from Obese PCOS women with hyperinsulinemia exhibit altered adiponectin signaling. Hormone and Metabolic Research 2015, 47(12): 901-909. ISSN: 0018-5043

8.- Vera C, Tapia V, Vega M, *Romero C. Role of Nerve Growth Factor and its TRKA receptor in normal and epithelial ovarian cancer angiogenesis. Journal of Ovarian Research 2014, 7:82-89 (Review)  ISI=2,03

9.- Plaza-Parrochia F, Bacallao K, Poblete C, Gabler F, Carvajal R, Romero C, Valladares L, *Vega M. The role of androst-5-ene-3β,17β-diol (androstenediol) in cell proliferation in endometrium of women with polycystic ovary syndrome. Steroids 2014, 89:11-19. ISI= 2,905

10.- Ormazabal P, Romero C, Quest A, *Vega M. Testosterone modulates the expression of molecules linked to insulin action and glucose uptake in endometrial cells. Hormone and Metabolic Research 2013,45:640-645. ISI= 2,686