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  • Rahmioglu N, Macgregor S, Drong AW, Hedman AK, Harris HR, Randall JC, Prokopenko I; The International Endogene Consortium (IEC), The GIANT Consortium, Nyholt DR, Morris AP, Montgomery GW, Missmer SA, Lindgren CM, Zondervan KT; The International Endogene Consortium IEC The GIANT Consortium. Genome-wide enrichment analysis between endometriosis and obesity-related traits reveals novel susceptibility loci. Hum Mol Genet. 2014 Oct 8. pii: ddu516.
  • Painter JN, Nyholt DR, Krause L, Zhao ZZ, Chapman B, Zhang C, Medland S, Martin NG, Kennedy S, Treloar S, Zondervan K, Montgomery GW. Common variants in the CYP2C19 gene are associated with susceptibility to endometriosis. Fertil Steril. 2014 Aug;102(2):496-502
  • Sapkota Y, Low SK, Attia J, Gordon SD, Henders AK, Holliday EG, MacGregor S, Martin NG, McEvoy M, Morris AP, Takahashi A, Scott RJ, Kubo M, Zondervan KT, Montgomery GW, Nyholt DR. Association between endometriosis and the interleukin 1A (IL1A) locus. Hum Reprod. 2015 Jan;30(1):239-48.
  • Becker CM, Laufer MR, Stratton P, Hummelshoj L, Missmer SA, Zondervan KT, Adamson GD, for the WERF EPHect Working Group. WERF Endometriosis Phenome and Biobanking Harmonisation Project (EPHect): I. Surgical phenotype data collection in endometriosis research. Fertil Steril. 2014 Aug 20. pii: S0015-0282(14)01336-3.
  • Vitonis AF, Vincent K, Rahmioglu N, Fassbender A, Buck Louis GM, Hummelshoj L, Giudice LC, Stratton P, Adamson GD, Becker CM, Zondervan KT, Missmer SA, for the WERF EPHect Working Group. WERF Endometriosis Phenome and Biobanking Harmonisation Project (EPHect): II. Clinical and covariate phenotype data collection in endometriosis research. Fertil Steril. 2014 Sep 18. pii: S0015-0282(14)01885-8.
  • Rahmioglu N, Fassbender A, Vitonis AF, Tworoger S, Hummelshoj L, D’Hooghe TM, Adamson GD, Giudice LC, Becker CM, Zondervan KT, Missmer SA, for the WERF EPHect Working Group. WERF Endometriosis Phenome and Biobanking Harmonisation Project (EPHect): III. Fluid biospecimen collection, processing and storage in endometriosis research. Fertil Steril. 2014 Sep 17. pii: S0015-0282(14)01835-4.
  • Fassbender A, Rahmioglu N, Vitonis AF, Vigano P, Giudice LC, D’Hooghe TM, Hummelshoj L, Adamson GD, Becker CM, Missmer SA, Zondervan KT, for the WERF EPHect Working Group. WERF Endometriosis Phenome and Biobanking Harmonisation Project (EPHect): IV. Tissue collection, processing and storage in endometriosis research. Fertil Steril. 2014 Sep 17. pii: S0015-0282(14)01836-6.
  • Liu S, Zhen Y, Volpi D, El-Kasti M, Klotz D, Henricks A, Campo L, Myers K, Laios A, Thomas P, Ng T, Dhar S, Tang Dalsgaard G, Becker C, Vojnovic B, Ahmed AA. Towards operative in vivo fluorescence imaging of c-Met proto-oncogene for personalization of therapy in ovarian cancer. Cancer. 2014 Sep 10.
  • Morotti M, Vincent K, Brawn J, Zondervan KT, Becker CM. Peripheral changes in endometriosis-associated pain. Hum Reprod Update. 2014 Sep-Oct;20(5):717-36.
  • Brawn J, Morotti M, Zondervan KT, Becker CM, Vincent K. Central changes associated with
  • endometriosis and chronic pelvic pain. Hum Reprod Update. 2014 Sep-Oct;20(5):737-47.
  • Rahmioglu N, Nyholt DR, Morris AP, Missmer SA, Montgomery GW, Zondervan KT. Genetic variants underlying risk of endometriosis: insights from meta-analysis of eight genome-wide association and replication datasets. Hum Reprod Update. 2014 Sep-Oct;20(5):702-16.
  • Dunselman GA, Vermeulen N, Becker C, Calhaz-Jorge C, D’Hooghe T, De Bie B, Heikinheimo O, Horne AW, Kiesel L, Nap A, Prentice A, Saridogan E, Soriano D, Nelen W. ESHRE guideline: management of women with endometriosis. Hum Reprod. 2014 Mar;29(3):400-12.
  • Montgomery GW, Zondervan KT, Nyholt DR. The future for genetic studies in reproduction. Mol Hum Reprod. 2014 Jan;20(1):1-14.


  • Xu H, Zhang T, Man GC, May KE, Becker CM, Davis TN, Kung AL, Birsner AE, D’Amato RJ, Wong AW, Wang CC. Vascular endothelial growth factor C is increased in endometrium and promotes endothelial functions, vascular permeability and angiogenesis and growth of endometriosis. Angiogenesis. 2013 Jul;16(3):541-51.
  • Vincent K, Warnaby C, Stagg CJ, Moore J, Kennedy SH, Tracey I. Brain imaging reveals that engagement of descending inhibitory pain pathways in healthy women in a low endogenous estradiol state varies with testosterone. Pain (2013) 154(4): 515-524.
  • Johnson NP, Hummelshoj L; Abrao MS, Adamson GD A, Allaire C, Amelung V, Andersson E, Becker C, Birna Ardal KB, Bush D, deBie B, Chwalisz K, Critchley H, D’Hooghe T, Dundelman G, Evers JL, Farquhar C, Faustmann T, Forman A, Fourquet J, Fraser I, Giudice, L, Gordts S, Guidone H, Guo SW, Healy D, Hedon B, Hulkkonen j, Hull L, Just M, Kiesel L, Lam A, Lynam C, Mettler L, Miller C, North H, Pai R, Petta C, Prentice A, Reilly S, Reis F, Rolla E, Rombauts L, Schweppe KW, Seckin T, Sharpe-Timms K, Shepperson Mills D, Singh S, Soriano D, Stafford-Bell M, Stratton P, Taylor R, Tsaltas R, Veit J, Vercellini P for the World Endometriosis Society Montpellier Consortium. Consensus on current management of endometriosis. Hum Reprod. 2013;28(6):1552-68
  • Webster KE, Kennedy SH, Becker CM. Levels of Circulating Angiogenic Cells are not altered in women with endometriosis. Hum Reprod 2013;28(3):651-7.
  • Lee SH, Harold D, Nyholt DR; ANZGene Consortium; ENDOGENE Consortium; the Genetic and Environmental Risk for Alzheimer’s disease (GERAD1) Consortium, Goddard ME, Zondervan KT, Williams J, Montgomery GW, Wray NR, Visscher PM. Estimation and partitioning of polygenic variation captured by common SNPs for Alzheimer’s disease, multiple sclerosis and endometriosis. Hum Mol Genet 2013;22:832-41.


  • Bendon C, Becker CM. Potential mechanisms of postmenopausal endometriosis. Maturitas 2012;72(3):214-9
  • DR, Low SK, Anderson CA, Painter JN, Uno S, Morris AP, MacGregor S, Gordon SD, Henders AK, Martin NG, Attia J, Holliday EG, McEvoy M, Scott RJ, Kennedy SH, Treloar SA, Missmer SA, Adachi S, Tanaka K, Nakamura Y, [Zondervan KT, Zembutsu H, Montgomery GW]. Genome-wide association meta-analysis identifies new endometriosis risk loci. Nature Genet 2012;44:1355-9.
  • Luong HTT, Nyholt DR, Painter JN, Kennedy S, Treloar SA, [Zondervan KT, Montgomery GW]. No evidence to support a role for common KRAS variants, including the let-7 microRNA binding site, in risk of endometriosis. Human Reprod 2012;27:3616-21
  • Ahmed AA, Becker CM, Bast RC. The origin of ovarian cancer. BJOG. 2012;119(2):134-6.
  • Eggert SL, Huyck KL, Somasundaram P, Kavalla R, Stewart EA, Lu AT, Painter JN, Montgomery GW, Medland SE, Nyholt DR, Treloar SA, Zondervan KT, Heath AC, Madden PAF, Rose L, Ridker PM, Chasman DI, Martin NG, Cantor RM, Morton CC. Genome-wide linkage and association analyses in uterine leiomyomata reveal FASN as a risk gene. AJHG 2012; 91:621-8.
  • Baranowski A, Abrams P, Berger RE, Buffington T, Collett B, Emmanuel A, Fall M, Hanno P, Howard F, Hughes J, Messelink B, Nickel C, Nordling J, Tripp D, Vincent K, de Williams AC, Wesselmann U. Taxonomy of Pelvic Pain. IASP 2012 (“
  • _Pain&Template=/CM/HTMLDisplay.cfm&ContentID=2687.”).
  • Grundberg E, Small KS, Hedman AK, Nica AC, Buil A, Keildson S, Bell JT, Yang T-P, Barrett A, Nisbet J, Sekowska M, Wilk A, Shin S-Y, Glass D, Travers M, Min JL, Ring S, Ho K, Thorleifsson G, Kong A, Thorsteindottir U, Ainali BC, Dimas AS, Hassanali N, Ingle C, Knowles D, Krestyaninova M, Lowe CE, Meduri E, Di Meglio P, Montgomery SB, Parts L, Potter S, Surdulescu G, Tsaprouni L, Tsoka S, Bataille V, Durbin R, Nestle FO, O’Rahilly S, Soranzo N, Lindgren SM, Zondervan KT, Ahmadi K, Schadt EE, Stefansson K, Davey Smith G, McCarthy MI, Deloukas P, Dermitzakis ET, Spector TD, for the MuTHER consortium. Mapping cis and trans regulatory effects across multiple tissues in twins: the MuTHER Study. Nature Genet 2012;44:1084-1089.
  • Rahmioglu N, Missmer SA, Montgomery GW, Zondervan KT. Insights into Assessing the Genetics of Endometriosis in Humans and in Macaques. Curr Obstet Gynecol Rep 2012;1:124-137.
  • Nnoaham KE, Kumbang J, Kennedy SH, Webster P, Zondervan KT. Is early age at menarche a risk factor for endometriosis? A systematic review and meta-analysis of case-control studies. Fert Steril, 2012 ;98:702-712.
  • Nnoaham KE, Hummelshoj L, Kennedy SH, Jenkinson C, Zondervan KT, for the WERF WHSS Consortium. Developing symptom-based predictive models of endometriosis as a clinical screening tool: results from a multi-centre study. Fert Steril, 2012;98:692-701.
  • Min JL, Nicholson G, Halgrimsdottir I, Almstrup K, Petri A, Barrett A, Travers M, Rayner NW, Mägi R, Pettersson FH, Broxholme J, Neville MJ, Wills QF, Cheeseman J; The GIANT Consortium; The MolPAGE Consortium, Allen M, Holmes CC, Spector TD, Fleckner J, McCarthy MI, Karpe F, Lindgren CM, Zondervan KT. Coexpression Network Analysis in Abdominal and Gluteal Adipose Tissue Reveals Regulatory Genetic Loci for Metabolic Syndrome and Related Phenotypes. PLoS Genet. 2012;8:e1002505.


  • Painter JN, Anderson CA, Nyholt DR, Macgregor S, Lin J, Lee SH, Lambert A, Zhao Z, Roseman F, Guo Q, Gordon SD, Wallace L, Henders AK, Visscher PM, Kraft P, Martin NG, Morris AP, [Treloar SA, Kennedy SH, Missmer SA, Montgomery GW, Zondervan KT]. Genome-wide association study identifies a locus at 7p15.2 associated with endometriosis. Nature Genet 2011;43:51-4
  • May KE, Villar J, Kirtley S, Kennedy SH, Becker CM. Endometrial alterations in endometriosis – a systematic review of putative biomarkers. Hum Reprod Update. 2011;17(5):637-53.
  • Vincent K, Warnaby C, Stagg CJ, Moore J, Kennedy SH, Tracey I. Dysmenorrhoea is associated with central changes in otherwise healthy women. Pain (2011) 152(9): 1966-1975.
  • Becker CM, Beaudry P, Funakoshi T, Benny O, Zaslavsky A, Zurakowski D, Folkman J, D’Amato RJ, Ryeom S. Circulating endothelial progenitor cells are upregulated in a mouse model of endometriosis. Am J Pathol. 2011;178(4):1782-91.
  • Nnoaham KE, Hummelshoj L, Webster P, d’Hooghe T, de Cicco Nardone F, de Cicco Nardone C, Jenkinson C, Kennedy SH, Zondervan KT; World Endometriosis Research Foundation Global Study of Women’s Health consortium. Impact of endometriosis on quality of life and work productivity: a multicenter study across ten countries. Fertil Steril 2011;96:366-373.
  • Xu H, Becker CM, Lui WT, Chu CY, Davis TN, Kung AL, Birsner AE, D’Amato RJ, Wai Man GC, Wang CC.Green tea epigallocatchin-3-gallate inhibits angiogenesis and suppresses vascular endothelial growth factor C/vascular endothelial growth factor receptor 2 expression and signaling in experimental endometriosis in vivo. Fertil Steril. 2011;96(4):1021-8.
  • Rantalainen M, Herrera BM, Nicholson G, Bowden R, Wills QF, Min JL, Neville MJ, Barrett A, Allen M, Rayner NW, Fleckner J, McCarthy MI, Zondervan KT, Karpe F, Holmes CC, Lindgren CM. MicroRNA expression in abdominal and gluteal adipose tissue is associated with mRNA expression levels and partly genetically driven. PLoS One. 2011;6:e27338.
  • Berna C, Vincent K, Moore J, Tracey I, Goodwin G, Holmes E. Presence of mental imagery associated with chronic pelvic pain, a pilot study. Pain Medicine (2011) 12(7): 1086-1093.
  • El-Kasti MM Wright C, Fye HKS, Roseman F, Kessler BM, Becker CM. Urinary peptide profiling identifies a panel of putative biomarkers for diagnosing and staging endometriosis. Fertil Steril. 2011;95(4):1261-6.e1-6.
  • Nicholson G, Rantalainen M, Li JV, Maher AD, Malmodin D, Ahmadi KR, Faber JH, Barrett A, Min JL, Rayner NW, Toft H, Krestyaninova M, Viksna J, Neogi SG, Dumas ME, Sarkans U; MolPAGE Consortium, Donnelly P, Illig T, Adamski J, Suhre K, Allen M, Zondervan KT, Spector TD, Nicholson JK, Lindon JC, Baunsgaard D, Holmes E, McCarthy MI, Holmes CC. A genome-wide metabolic QTL analysis in Europeans implicates two loci shaped by recent positive selection. PLoS Genet. 2011;7:e1002270.
  • Dancet EA, Ameye L, Sermeus W, Welkenhuysen M, Nelen WL, Tully L, De Bie B, Veit J, Vedsted-Hansen H, Zondervan KT, De Cicco C, Kremer JA, Timmerman D, D’Hooghe TM. The ENDOCARE questionnaire (ECQ): a valid and reliable instrument to measure the patient-centeredness of endometriosis care in Europe. Hum Reprod. 2011;26:2988-99.
  • Nicholson G, Rantalainen M, Maher AD, Li JV, Malmodin D, Ahmadi KR, Faber JH, Hallgrímsdóttir IB, Barrett A, Toft H, Krestyaninova M, Viksna J, Neogi SG, Dumas ME, Sarkans U, The Molpage Consortium, Silverman BW, Donnelly P, Nicholson JK, Allen M, Zondervan KT, Lindon JC, Spector TD, McCarthy MI, Holmes E, Baunsgaard D, Holmes CC. Human metabolic profiles are stably controlled by genetic and environmental variation. Mol Syst Biol. 2011;7:525.
  • Min JL, Taylor JM, Richards JB, Watts T, Pettersson FH, Broxholme J, Ahmadi KR, Surdulescu GL, Lowy E, Gieger C, Newton-Cheh C, Perola M, Soranzo N, Surakka I, Lindgren CM, Ragoussis J, Morris AP, Cardon LR, Spector TD, Zondervan KT. The use of genome-wide eQTL associations in lymphoblastoid cell lines to identify novel genetic pathways involved in complex traits. PLoS One. 2011;6:e22070.
  • Vincent K. Pelvic Pain in Women: clinical and scientific aspects. Current Opinion in Supportive and Palliative Care. (2011) 5(2): 143-149.
  • Lin J, Zong L, Kennedy SH, Zondervan KT. Coding regions of INHBA, SFRP4 and HOXA10 are not implicated in familial endometriosis linked to chromosome 7p13-15. Mol Hum Reprod. 2011; 17:605-11
  • Painter JN, Nyholt DR, Morris A, Zhao ZZ, Henders AK, Lambert A, Wallace L, Martin NG, Kennedy SH, Treloar SA, [Zondervan KT, Montgomery GW]. High-density fine-mapping of a chromosome 10q26 linkage peak suggests association between endometriosis and variants close to CYP2C19. Fertil Steril. 2011; 95: 2236-40.
  • Nica AC, Parts L, Glass D, Nisbet J, Barrett A, Sekowska M, Travers M, Potter S, Grundberg E, Small K, Hedman AK, Bataille V, Tzenova BJ, Surdulescu G, Dimas AS, Ingle C, Nestle FO, di Meglio P, Min JL, Wilk A, Hammond CJ, Hassanali N, Yang TP, Montgomery SB, O’Rahilly S, Lindgren CM, Zondervan KT, Soranzo N, Barroso I, Durbin R, Ahmadi K, Deloukas P, McCarthy MI, Dermitzakis ET, Spector TD. The Architecture of Gene Regulatory Variation across Multiple Human Tissues: The MuTHER Study. PLoS Genet 2011;7:e1002003.
  • Zondervan KT. Genetic Association Study Design. In: Analysis of Complex Disease Association Studies. Zeggini & Morris (Eds), Elsevier Academic Press, London 2011. pp 25-48.
  • Clarke GM, Anderson CA, Pettersson FH, Cardon LR, Morris AP, Zondervan KT. Basic statistical analysis in genetic case-control studies. Nature Protoc 2011;6:121-33.


  • May KE, Conduit-Hulbert SA, Villar J, Kirtley S, Kennedy SH, Becker CM. Peripheral biomarkers of endometriosis: a systematic review. Hum Reprod Update. 2010;16(6):651-74.
  • Becker CM, Louis G, Exarhopoulos A, Zurakowski D, Thode J, Ebert AD, Moses MA. Matrix metalloproteinases in urine as non-invasive surrogate markers for endometriosis. Fertil Steril. 2010;94(6):2343-6.
  • Lee SH, Nyholt DR, Macgregor S, Zondervan KT, Montgomery GW, Visscher PM. A simple and fast two-locus quality control test to detect false positives due to batch effects in genome-wide association studies. Genet Epidemiol 2010;34:854-862.
  • Heid IM, Jackson AU, Randall JC, [+29 authors], Zondervan KT, Feitosa MF, Ferreira T, [+ >100 authors] Strachan DP, Hirschhorn JN, Assimes TL, Wichmann HE, Thorsteindottir U, van Duijn CM, Stefansson K, Cupples LA, Loos RJF, Barroso I, McCarthy MI, Fox CS, Mohlke KL, Lindgren CM. Meta-analysis identifies 13 novel loci associated with waist-hip ratio and reveals sexual dimorphism in the genetic basis of fat distribution. Nature Genet 2010; 42:949-60
  • Vincent K, Tracey I. Sex hormones and pain: the evidence from functional imaging. Katy Vincent and Irene Tracey. Current Pain and Headache Reports (2010) 14(5): 396-403.
  • Vincent K, Kennedy SH, Stratton P. Pain scoring in endometriosis: entry criteria and outcome measures for clinical trials. Report from The Art and Science of Endometriosis meeting. Fertility and Sterility (2010) 93(1): 62-67.
  • Anderson CA, Pettersson FH, Clarke GM, Cardon LR, Morris AP, Zondervan KT. Data quality control in genetic case-control association studies. Nature Protoc 2010;5:1564-73.
  • Min JL, Barrett A, Watts T, Pettersson FH, Lockstone HE, Lindgren CM, Taylor JM, Allen M, Zondervan KT, McCarthy MI. Variability of gene expression profiles in human blood and lymphoblastoid cell lines. BMC Genomics 2010; 11: 96.
  • Zhuang JJ, Zondervan K, Nyberg F, Harbron C, Jawaid A, Cardon LR, Barratt BJ, Morris AP. Optimising the power of genome-wide association studies by using publicly available reference samples to expand the control group. Genet Epidem 2010; 34: 319-26.


  • Lin J, Kennedy SH, Svarovsky T, Rogers J, Kemnitz JW, Xu A, Zondervan KT. High quality genomic DNA extraction from formalin-fixed and paraffin embedded samples deparaffinised using mineral oil. Analyt Biochem 2009;395:265-7.
  • Vincent K. Chronic Pelvic Pain in Women. Postgraduate Medical Journal (2009) 85(999): 24-29.
  • Pettersson FH, Anderson CA, Clarke GM, Barrett J, Cardon LR, Morris A, Zondervan KT. Marker selection for genetic association studies. Nature Protoc. 2009;4:743-52.
  • Vincent K, Moore, J, Kennedy SH, Tracey I. Blood Oxygenation Level dependent Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging: current and potential uses in obstetrics and gynaecology. British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (2009) 116(2): 240-246.
  • Nnoaham KN, Sivananthan S, Hummelshoj L, Jenkinson C, Webster P, Kennedy SH, Zondervan KT. Multi-center studies of the global impact of endometriosis and the predictive value of associated symptoms. J Endometriosis 2009; 1: 36-45.
  • Rogers PA, D’Hooghe TM, Fazleabas A, Gargett CE, Giudice LC, Montgomery GW, Rombauts L, Salamonsen LA, Zondervan KT. Priorities for endometriosis research: recommendations from an international consensus workshop. Sci. 2009; 16: 335-346.


  • Becker CM, Cramer T, Funakoshi T, Rohwer N, Bernhardt W, Birner A, Folkman J, D’Amato RJ. 2-methoxyestradiol inhibits hypoxia inducible factor-1 α and suppresses growth of lesions in a mouse model of endometriosis. Am J Pathol 2008;172(2):534-44.
  • Vincent K, Tracey I. Hormones and Pain. Reviews in Pain, Dec. 2008.
  • Montgomery GW, Nyholt DR, Zhao ZZ, Treloar SA, Painter JN, Missmer SA, Kennedy SH, Zondervan KT. The search for genes contributing to endometriosis risk. Reprod.Update. 2008; 14: 447-457.
  • Montgomery GW, Treloar SA, Kennedy SH, Zondervan KT. Genetic variation and endometriosis risk. In: Endometriosis 2008. D. Healy & P. Maher (eds). 1st Blackwell Publishing, Oxford, UK.
  • Vincent K, Kennedy SH, Moore J. Advances in the medical management of endometriosis. British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (2008); 115 (11): 1459-1460.
  • Bhanoori M, Kameshwari DB, Zondervan KT, Deenadayal M, Kennedy S, Shivaji S. The endothelial nitric oxide synthase Glu298Asp polymorphism is not a risk factor for endometriosis in south Indian women. J.Obstet.Gynecol.Reprod.Biol. 2008
  • Sinaii N, Plumb K, Cotton L, Lambert A, Kennedy S, Zondervan K, Stratton P. Differences in characteristics among 1,000 women with endometriosis based on extent of disease. Steril. 2008; 89: 538-545.


  • Becker CM, D’Amato. Angiogenesis and antiangiogenic therapy in endometriosis. Microvasc Res 2007;74(2-3):121-30.
  • Zondervan KT and Cardon LR. Designing candidate gene and genome-wide case-control association studies. Protoc. 2007; 2: 2492-2501.
  • Ikuhashi Y, Yoshida S, Kennedy S, Zondervan K, Takemura N, Deguchi M, Ohara N, Maruo T. Vascular endothelial growth factor +936 C/T polymorphism is associated with an increased risk of endometriosis in a Japanese population. Acta Obstet.Gynecol.Scand. 2007; 86: 1352-1358.
  • Treloar SA, Zhao ZZ, Le L, Zondervan KT, Martin NG, Kennedy S, Nyholt DR, Montgomery GW. Variants in EMX2 and PTEN do not contribute to risk of endometriosis. Hum.Reprod. 2007; 13: 587-594.
  • Zondervan KT, Treloar SA, Lin J, Weeks DE, Nyholt DR, Mangion J, Mackay IJ, Cardon LR, Martin NG, Kennedy SH, Montgomery GW. Significant evidence of one or more susceptibility loci for endometriosis with near-Mendelian inheritance on chromosome 7p13-15. Reprod. 2007; 22: 717-728.


  • Becker CM, Wright RD, Satchi-Fainaro R, Funakoshi T, Folkman J, Kung AL, D’Amato RJ. A novel non invasive model of endometriosis for monitoring the efficacy of anti-angiogenic therapy. Am J Pathol 2006;168(6): 2074-84.
  • Becker CM, Sampson DA, Short SM, Javaherian K, Folkman J, D’Amato RJ. Short synthetic endostatin peptides inhibit endothelial migration in vitro and endometriosis in a mouse model. Fertil Steril 2006; 85(1): 71-7.
  • Grace VM and Zondervan KT. Chronic pelvic pain in women in New Zealand: comparative well-being, comorbidity, and impact on work and other activities. Care.Women.Int. 2006; 27: 585-599.


  • Becker CM, Sampson DA, Rupnick MA, Rohan RM, Efstathiou JA, Short SM, Taylor GA, Folkman J, D’Amato RJ. Endostatin inhibits the growth of endometriotic lesions but does not affect fertility. Fertil Steril 2005;84 Suppl 2:1144-55.
  • Bhanoori M, Arvind BK, Pavankumar Reddy NG, Lakshmi RK, Zondervan K, Deenadayal M, Kennedy S, Shivaji S. The vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) +405G>C 5′-untranslated region polymorphism and increased risk of endometriosis in South Indian women: a case control study. Reprod. 2005; 20: 1844-1849.
  • English J, Vincent K, Edmonds S, Beard R, Morrison I. Post-menopausal endometriosis showing vascular invasion. Gynecological Surgery (2005) 2: 139-141
  • Zondervan KT, Cardon LR, Kennedy SH, Martin NG, Treloar SA. Multivariate genetic analysis of chronic pelvic pain and associated phenotypes. Genet. 2005; 35: 177-188.

Selected publications prior to 2005

  • Zondervan KT, Weeks DE, Colman R, Cardon LR, Hadfield R, Schleffler J, Trainor AG, Coe CL, Kemnitz JW, Kennedy SH. Familial aggregation of endometriosis in a large pedigree of rhesus macaques. Reprod. 2004; 19: 448-455.
  • Grace VM and Zondervan KT. Chronic pelvic pain in New Zealand: prevalence, pain severity, diagnoses and use of the health services. N.Z.J.Public Health 2004; 28: 369-375.
  • Zondervan K, Cardon L, Desrosiers R, Hyde D, Kemnitz J, Mansfield K, Roberts J, Scheffler J, Weeks DE, Kennedy S. The genetic epidemiology of spontaneous endometriosis in the rhesus monkey. N.Y.Acad.Sci 2002; 955: 233-238.
  • Zondervan KT, Cardon LR, Kennedy SH. What makes a good case-control study? Design issues for complex traits such as endometriosis. Hum Reprod. 2002; 17: 1415-1423.
  • Zondervan KT, Cardon LR, Kennedy SH. The genetic basis of endometriosis. Opin.Obstet.Gynecol. 2001; 13: 309-314.
  • Zondervan KT, Yudkin PL, Vessey MP, Jenkinson CP, Dawes MG, Barlow DH, Kennedy SH. Chronic pelvic pain in the community: symptomatology, investigations and diagnoses. J.Obstet.Gynecol. 2001; 184: 1155
  • Zondervan KT, Yudkin PL, Vessey MP, Jenkinson CP, Dawes MG, Barlow DH, Kennedy SH. The community prevalence of chronic pelvic pain in women and associated illness behaviour. J.Gen.Pract. 2001; 51: 541-547.
  • Zondervan KT, Yudkin PL, Vessey MP, Dawes MG, Barlow DH, Kennedy SH. Patterns of diagnosis and referral in women consulting for chronic pelvic pain in UK primary care. J.Obstet.Gynaecol. 1999; 106: 1156-1161.
  • Zondervan KT, Yudkin PL, Vessey MP, Dawes MG, Barlow DH, Kennedy SH. Prevalence and incidence of chronic pelvic pain in primary care: evidence from a national general practice database. J.Obstet.Gynaecol. 1999; 106: 1149-1155.
  • Zondervan KT, Yudkin PL, Vessey MP, Dawes MG, Barlow DH, Kennedy SH. The prevalence of chronic pelvic pain in women in the UK – a systematic review. J.Obstet.Gynaecol. 1998; 105: 93-99.