Dr. Lockshin has received honoraria (less than $10,000) for occasional talks at academic institutions.
Biology of the sex and age distribution of systemic lupus erythematosus†
Article first published online: 30 APR 2007
Copyright © 2007 by the American College of Rheumatology
Arthritis Care & Research
Volume 57, Issue 4, pages 608–611, 15 May 2007
How to Cite
Lockshin, M. D. and The Mary Kirkland Center for Lupus Research Consortium (2007), Biology of the sex and age distribution of systemic lupus erythematosus. Arthritis & Rheumatism, 57: 608–611. doi: 10.1002/art.22676
Dr. Lockshin summarized presentations that were given at the Mary Kirkland Center for Lupus Research on May 5–7, 2006. In this article, the section on basic biology of sex summarizes presentations given by Richard Lockshin, Carmen Sapienza, Bruce Richardson, and John Harley; the section on organ-specific responses summarizes presentations by Zahra Zakeri, Michael Mendelsohn, and Alisa Koch; the section on pregnancy summarizes presentations by D. Michael Nelson and J. Lee Nelson; the section on hormones summarizes presentations by Jill Buyon, Maurizio Cutolo, Rainer H. Straub, and Betty Diamond; the section on epidemiology summarizes presentations by S. Sam Lim, Mary Anne Dooley, and Graciela Alarcón; and the conclusion summarizes presentations by David Pisetsky, David Wofsy, and all participants. The meeting was chaired by Michael D. Lockshin, Stephen Paget, Mary Crow, and Jane Salmon, for the Mary Kirkland Center for Lupus Research. This article was written by Michael D. Lockshin on behalf of the Center.
- Issue published online: 30 APR 2007
- Article first published online: 30 APR 2007
- Manuscript Accepted: 1 AUG 2006
- Manuscript Received: 9 JUN 2006
- Mary Kirkland Center for Lupus Research
- 2WizemannTM, PardueML, editors. Exploring the biological contributions to human health: does sex matter? Washington (DC): Institute of Medicine, National Academies Press; 2001.
- 3Mary Kirkland Center for Lupus Research Conference on Aspects of Biological Sex and Human Disease. New York; May 5–7, 2006.
- 7X-linked genes and mental functioning [review]. Hum Mol Genet 2005; 14 Spec No 1: R27–32..
- 22Sex differences in autoimmune disease. In: LockshinM, BranchDW, editors. Handbook of systemic autoimmune diseases. Vol 4. Reproductive and hormonal aspects of systemic autoimmune diseases. Amsterdam: Elsevier; 2006. p. 3–10..
- 25Androgen conversion in osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis synoviocytes: androstenedione and testosterone inhibit estrogen formation and favor production of more potent 5α-reduced androgens. Arthritis Res Ther 2005; 7: R938–48. E-pub June 10, 2005. URL: http://arthritis-research.com/content/7/5/R938., , , , , .