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CRAIG ARTHUR WITZ

TitleClinical Associate Professor
InstitutionBaylor College of Medicine
DepartmentDepartment of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Address7900 Fannin, Suite 4400
Houston TX 77054
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    1. Haddad G, Deng M, Wang CT, Witz C, Williams D, Griffith J, Skorupski J, Gill J, Wang WH. Assessment of aneuploidy formation in human blastocysts resulting from donated eggs and the necessity of the embryos for aneuploidy screening. J Assist Reprod Genet. 2015 Jun; 32(6):999-1006. PMID: 25956263.
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    2. Haddad G, He W, Gill J, Witz C, Wang C, Kaskar K, Wang W. Mosaic pregnancy after transfer of a "euploid" blastocyst screened by DNA microarray. J Ovarian Res. 2013; 6(1):70. PMID: 24098936; PMCID: PMC3851281.
    3. Liang L, Wang CT, Sun X, Liu L, Li M, Witz C, Williams D, Griffith J, Skorupski J, Haddad G, Gill J, Wang WH. Identification of chromosomal errors in human preimplantation embryos with oligonucleotide DNA microarray. PLoS One. 2013; 8(4):e61838. PMID: 23613950; PMCID: PMC3628862.
    4. Wang CT, Liang L, Witz C, Williams D, Griffith J, Skorupski J, Haddad G, Gill J, Wang W. Optimized protocol for cryopreservation of human eggs improves developmental competence and implantation of resulting embryos. J Ovarian Res. 2013; 6(1):15. PMID: 23406718; PMCID: PMC3577428.
    5. Liu J, Wang W, Sun X, Liu L, Jin H, Li M, Witz C, Williams D, Griffith J, Skorupski J, Haddad G, Gill J. DNA microarray reveals that high proportions of human blastocysts from women of advanced maternal age are aneuploid and mosaic. Biol Reprod. 2012 Jun; 87(6):148. PMID: 23136294.
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    6. Steward RG, Gill I, Williams DB, Witz CA, Griffith J, Haddad GF. Cetrorelix lowers premature luteinization rate in gonadotropin ovulation induction-intrauterine insemination cycles: a randomized-controlled clinical trial. Fertil Steril. 2011 Jan; 95(1):434-6. PMID: 20810107.
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    7. Griffith JS, Binkley PA, Kirma NB, Schenken RS, Witz CA, Tekmal RR. Imatinib decreases endometrial stromal cell transmesothial migration and proliferation in the extracellular matrix of modeled peritoneum. Fertil Steril. 2010 Dec; 94(7):2531-5. PMID: 20553674.
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    8. Kavoussi SK, Witz CA, Binkley PA, Nair AS, Lebovic DI. Peroxisome-proliferator activator receptor-gamma activation decreases attachment of endometrial cells to peritoneal mesothelial cells in an in vitro model of the early endometriotic lesion. Mol Hum Reprod. 2009 Oct; 15(10):687-92. PMID: 19643817; PMCID: PMC2744473.
    9. Vaz-Silva J, Carneiro MM, Ferreira MC, Pinheiro SV, Silva DA, Silva-Filho AL, Witz CA, Reis AM, Santos RA, Reis FM. The vasoactive peptide angiotensin-(1-7), its receptor Mas and the angiotensin-converting enzyme type 2 are expressed in the human endometrium. Reprod Sci. 2009 Mar; 16(3):247-56. PMID: 19164480.
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    10. Jensen JR, Witz CA, Schenken RS, Tekmal RR. A potential role for colony-stimulating factor 1 in the genesis of the early endometriotic lesion. Fertil Steril. 2010 Jan; 93(1):251-6. PMID: 18990370; PMCID: PMC2812666.
    11. Ferreira MC, Witz CA, Hammes LS, Kirma N, Petraglia F, Schenken RS, Reis FM. Activin A increases invasiveness of endometrial cells in an in vitro model of human peritoneum. Mol Hum Reprod. 2008 May; 14(5):301-7. PMID: 18359784.
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    12. Nair AS, Nair HB, Lucidi RS, Kirchner AJ, Schenken RS, Tekmal RR, Witz CA. Modeling the early endometriotic lesion: mesothelium-endometrial cell co-culture increases endometrial invasion and alters mesothelial and endometrial gene transcription. Fertil Steril. 2008 Oct; 90(4 Suppl):1487-95. PMID: 18163995.
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    13. Young P, Johns A, Templeman C, Witz C, Webster B, Ferland R, Diamond MP, Block K, diZerega G. Reduction of postoperative adhesions after laparoscopic gynecological surgery with Oxiplex/AP Gel: a pilot study. Fertil Steril. 2005 Nov; 84(5):1450-6. PMID: 16275243.
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    14. Lucidi RS, Pierce JD, Kavoussi SK, Witz CA. Prior fertility in the male partner does not predict a normal semen analysis. Fertil Steril. 2005 Sep; 84(3):793-4. PMID: 16169428.
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    15. Lucidi RS, Witz CA, Chrisco M, Binkley PA, Shain SA, Schenken RS. A novel in vitro model of the early endometriotic lesion demonstrates that attachment of endometrial cells to mesothelial cells is dependent on the source of endometrial cells. Fertil Steril. 2005 Jul; 84(1):16-21. PMID: 16009148.
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    16. Witz CA. Cell adhesion molecules and endometriosis. Semin Reprod Med. 2003 May; 21(2):173-82. PMID: 12917787.
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    17. Witz CA, Cho S, Centonze VE, Montoya-Rodriguez IA, Schenken RS. Time series analysis of transmesothelial invasion by endometrial stromal and epithelial cells using three-dimensional confocal microscopy. Fertil Steril. 2003 Mar; 79 Suppl 1:770-8. PMID: 12620490.
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    18. Witz CA, Allsup KT, Montoya-Rodriguez IA, Vaughan SL, Centonze VE, Schenken RS. Pathogenesis of endometriosis--current research. Hum Fertil (Camb). 2003 Feb; 6(1):34-40. PMID: 12663961.
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    19. Witz CA, Allsup KT, Montoya-Rodriguez IA, Vaughn SL, Centonze VE, Schenken RS. Culture of menstrual endometrium with peritoneal explants and mesothelial monolayers confirms attachment to intact mesothelial cells. Hum Reprod. 2002 Nov; 17(11):2832-8. PMID: 12407034.
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    20. Witz CA, Cho S, Montoya-Rodriguez IA, Schenken RS. The alpha(2)beta(1) and alpha(3)beta(1) integrins do not mediate attachment of endometrial cells to peritoneal mesothelium. Fertil Steril. 2002 Oct; 78(4):796-803. PMID: 12372459.
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    21. Witz CA, Dechaud H, Montoya-Rodriguez IA, Thomas MR, Nair AS, Centonze VE, Schenken RS. An in vitro model to study the pathogenesis of the early endometriosis lesion. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2002 Mar; 955:296-307; discussion 340-2, 396-406. PMID: 11949956.
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    22. Witz CA, Burns WN. Endometriosis and infertility: is there a cause and effect relationship? Gynecol Obstet Invest. 2002; 53 Suppl 1:2-11. PMID: 11834862.
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    23. Witz CA. Pathogenesis of endometriosis. Gynecol Obstet Invest. 2002; 53 Suppl 1:52-62. PMID: 11834869.
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    24. Dechaud H, Witz CA, Montoya-Rodriguez IA, Degraffenreid LA, Schenken RS. Mesothelial cell-associated hyaluronic acid promotes adhesion of endometrial cells to mesothelium. Fertil Steril. 2001 Nov; 76(5):1012-8. PMID: 11704126.
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    25. Witz CA, Montoya-Rodriguez IA, Cho S, Centonze VE, Bonewald LF, Schenken RS. Composition of the extracellular matrix of the peritoneum. J Soc Gynecol Investig. 2001 Sep-Oct; 8(5):299-304. PMID: 11677151.
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    26. Witz CA, Thomas MR, Montoya-Rodriguez IA, Nair AS, Centonze VE, Schenken RS. Short-term culture of peritoneum explants confirms attachment of endometrium to intact peritoneal mesothelium. Fertil Steril. 2001 Feb; 75(2):385-90. PMID: 11172844.
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    27. Witz CA, Takahashi A, Montoya-Rodriguez IA, Cho S, Schenken RS. Expression of the alpha2beta1 and alpha3beta1 integrins at the surface of mesothelial cells: a potential attachment site of endometrial cells. Fertil Steril. 2000 Sep; 74(3):579-84. PMID: 10973658.
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    28. Witz CA. Interleukin-6: another piece of the endometriosis-cytokine puzzle. Fertil Steril. 2000 Feb; 73(2):212-4. PMID: 10685517.
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    29. Witz CA. Current concepts in the pathogenesis of endometriosis. Clin Obstet Gynecol. 1999 Sep; 42(3):566-85. PMID: 10451771.
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    30. Witz C. [Can practising physicians be industrial physicians?]. Rev Med Suisse Romande. 1999 Jul; 119(7):555-8. PMID: 10467847.
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    31. Witz CA, Duan Y, Burns WN, Atherton SS, Schenken RS. Is there a risk of cytomegalovirus transmission during in vitro fertilization with donated oocytes? Fertil Steril. 1999 Feb; 71(2):302-7. PMID: 9988402.
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    32. Witz CA, Monotoya-Rodriguez IA, Schenken RS. Whole explants of peritoneum and endometrium: a novel model of the early endometriosis lesion. Fertil Steril. 1999 Jan; 71(1):56-60. PMID: 9935116.
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    33. Potter DA, Witz CA, Burns WN, Brzyski RG, Schenken RS. Endometrial biopsy during hormone replacement cycle in donor oocyte recipients before in vitro fertilization-embryo transfer. Fertil Steril. 1998 Aug; 70(2):219-21. PMID: 9696210.
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    34. Witz CA, Montoya-Rodriguez IA, Miller DM, Schneider BG, Schenken RS. Mesothelium expression of integrins in vivo and in vitro. J Soc Gynecol Investig. 1998 Mar-Apr; 5(2):87-93. PMID: 9509387.
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    35. Witz CA, Schenken RS. Pathogenesis. Semin Reprod Endocrinol. 1997; 15(3):199-208. PMID: 9383828.
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    36. Wathen PI, Henderson MC, Witz CA. Abnormal uterine bleeding. Med Clin North Am. 1995 Mar; 79(2):329-44. PMID: 7877394.
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    37. Witz CA, Montoya IA, Dey TD, Schenken RS. Characterization of lymphocyte subpopulations and T cell activation in endometriosis. Am J Reprod Immunol. 1994 Oct; 32(3):173-9. PMID: 7880400.
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    38. Burns WN, Witz CA, Klein NA, Silverberg KM, Schenken RS. Serum progesterone concentrations on the day after human chorionic gonadotropin administration and progesterone/oocyte ratios predict in vitro fertilization/embryo transfer outcome. J Assist Reprod Genet. 1994 Jan; 11(1):17-23. PMID: 7949830.
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    39. Witz CA, Silverberg KM, Burns WN, Schenken RS, Olive DL. Complications associated with the absorption of hysteroscopic fluid media. Fertil Steril. 1993 Nov; 60(5):745-56. PMID: 7693515.
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    40. Mueller-Eckhardt C, Becker T, Weisheit M, Witz C, Santoso S. Neonatal alloimmune thrombocytopenia due to fetomaternal Zwb incompatibility. Vox Sang. 1986; 50(2):94-6. PMID: 3754364.
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    41. Belenger J, Witz C, Buclin M. Hydrodynamics of an inlet wave for an artificial heart. J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino). 1973; Spec No:651-3. PMID: 4806929.
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    42. Witz C, Belenger J, Stewart J, Barroy JP, Jageneau T. Counterpulsation by intra-aortic balloon: hemodynamic considerations preceding clinical use. J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino). 1973; Spec No:772-5. PMID: 4806951.
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