Professor Peter Rogers is the Professor of Women’s Health Research in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at University of Melbourne. His lab is situated in the research precinct of the Royal Women’s Hospital with research interests spanning basic reproductive biology through to gynaecological problems.
Current areas of interest include common women’s health disorders such as heavy menstrual bleeding, uterine fibroids, endometriosis, pelvic pain and uterine aspects of infertility. Peter also runs a program investigating the application of synchrotron generated micro beam x-rays for tumour radiotherapy.
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The Association of Sonographic Evidence of Adenomyosis with Severe Endometriosis and Gene Expression in Eutopic Endometrium
Uri P Dior, Debbie Nisbet, Jenny N Fung, Grant Foster, Martin Healey, Grant W Montgomery, Peter AW Rogers, Sarah J Holdsworth-Carson, Jane E Girling
Journal article | 2019 | Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology
Generation of immortalized human endometrial stromal cell lines with different endometriosis risk genotypes
SJ Holdsworth-Carson, EM Colgrave, JF Donoghue, JN Fung, ML Churchill, S Mortlock, P Paiva, M Healey, GW Montgomery, JE Girling, PAW Rogers
Journal article | 2019 | MHR: Basic science of reproductive medicine
Comparative toxicity of synchrotron and conventional radiation therapy based on total and partial body irradiation in a murine model
Lloyd ML Smyth, Jacqueline F Donoghue, Jessica A Ventura, Jayde Livingstone, Tracy Bailey, Liam RJ Day, Jeffrey C Crosbie, Peter AW Rogers
Journal article | 2018 | Scientific Reports
Identification of nine new susceptibility loci for endometrial cancer
Tracy A O'Mara, Dylan M Glubb, Frederic Amant, Daniela Annibali, Katie Ashton, John Attia, Paul L Auer, Matthias W Beckmann, Amanda Black, Manjeet K Bolla, Hiltrud Brauch, Hermann Brenner, Louise Brinton, Daniel D Buchanan, Barbara Burwinkel, Jenny Chang-Claude, Stephen J Chanock, Chu Chen, Maxine M Chen, Timothy HT Cheng, et al.
Journal article | 2018 | Nature Communications
Genetic regulation of disease risk and endometrial gene expression highlights potential target genes for endometriosis and polycystic ovarian syndrome
Jenny N Fung, Sally Mortlock, Jane E Girling, Sarah J Holdsworth-Carson, Wan Tinn Teh, Zhihong Zhu, Samuel W Lukowski, Brett D McKinnon, Allan McRae, Jian Yang, Martin Healey, Joseph E Powell, Peter AW Rogers, Grant W Montgomery
Journal article | 2018 | Scientific Reports
Characterization of Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma Radiosensitivity using Synchrotron Microbeam Radiotherapy and Conventional Radiation Therapy In Vitro.
LM Smyth, PAW Rogers, JC Crosbie, JF Donoghue
Journal article | 2017 | Radiation Research
Synchrotron microbeam radiation therapy is a promising preclinical radiotherapy modality that has been proposed as an alternative ..
The genetic regulation of transcription in human endometrial tissue
Jenny N Fung, Jane E Girling, Samuel W Lukowski, Yadav Sapkota, Leanne Wallace, Sarah J Holdsworth-Carson, Anjali K Henders, Martin Healey, Peter AW Rogers, Joseph E Powell, Grant W Montgomery
Journal article | 2017 | Human Reproduction
Research Priorities for Endometriosis: Recommendations From a Global Consortium of Investigators in Endometriosis
Peter AW Rogers, G David Adamson, Moamar Al-Jefout, Christian M Becker, Thomas M D'Hooghe, Gerard AJ Dunselman, Asgerally Fazleabas, Linda C Giudice, Andrew W Horne, M Louise Hull, Lone Hummelshoj, Stacey A Missmer, Grant W Montgomery, Pamela Stratton, Robert N Taylor, Luk Rombauts, Philippa T Saunders, Katy Vincent, Krina T Zondervan
Journal article | 2017 | Reproductive Sciences
Endometriosis risk alleles at 1p36.12 act through inverse regulation of CDC42 and LINC00339
Joseph E Powell, Jenny N Fung, Konstantin Shakhbazov, Yadav Sapkota, Nicole Cloonan, Gibran Hemani, Kristine M Hillman, Susanne Kaufmann, Hien T Luong, Lisa Bowdler, Jodie N Painter, Sarah J Holdsworth-Carson, Peter M Visscher, Marcel E Dinger, Martin Healey, Dale R Nyholt, Juliet D French, Stacey L Edwards, Peter AW Rogers, Grant W Montgomery
Journal article | 2016 | Human Molecular Genetics
Endometrial vezatin and its association with endometriosis risk
Sarah J Holdsworth-Carson, Jenny N Fung, Hien TT Luong, Yadav Sapkota, Lisa M Bowdler, Leanne Wallace, Wan Tinn Teh, Joseph E Powell, Jane E Girling, Martin Healey, Grant W Montgomery, Peter AW Rogers
Journal article | 2016 | Human Reproduction
Eosinophil-Associated Gene Pathways but not Eosinophil Numbers are Differentially Regulated between Synchrotron Microbeam Radiation Treatment and Synchrotron Broad-Beam Treatment by 48 Hours Postirradiation
MJ Ibahim, Y Yang, JC Crosbie, A Stevenson, L Cann, P Paiva, PA Rogers
Journal article | 2016 | Radiation Research
Functional evaluation of genetic variants associated with endometriosis near GREB1
Jenny N Fung, Sarah J Holdsworth-Carson, Yadav Sapkota, Zhen Zhen Zhao, Lincoln Jones, Jane E Girling, Premila Paiva, Martin Healey, Dale R Nyholt, Peter AW Rogers, Grant W Montgomery
Journal article | 2015 | Human Reproduction
World Endometriosis Research Foundation Endometriosis Phenome and biobanking harmonization project: II. Clinical and covariate phenotype data collection in endometriosis research
Allison F Vitonis, Katy Vincent, Nilufer Rahmioglu, Amelie Fassbender, Germaine M Buck Louis, Lone Hummelshoj, Linda C Giudice, Pamela Stratton, G David Adamson, Christian M Becker, Krina T Zondervan, Stacey A Missmer
Journal article | 2014 | Fertility and Sterility
World Endometriosis Research Foundation Endometriosis Phenome and Biobanking Harmonization Project: III. Fluid biospecimen collection, processing, and storage in endometriosis research
Nilufer Rahmioglu, Amelie Fassbender, Allison F Vitonis, Shelley S Tworoger, Lone Hummelshoj, Thomas M D'Hooghe, G David Adamson, Linda C Giudice, Christian M Becker, Krina T Zondervan, Stacey A Missmer
Journal article | 2014 | Fertility and Sterility
World Endometriosis Research Foundation Endometriosis Phenome and Biobanking Harmonisation Project: IV. Tissue collection, processing, and storage in endometriosis research
Amelie Fassbender, Nilufer Rahmioglu, Allison F Vitonis, Paola Vigano, Linda C Giudice, Thomas M D'Hooghe, Lone Hummelshoj, G David Adamson, Christian M Becker, Stacey A Missmer, Krina T Zondervan
Journal article | 2014 | Fertility and Sterility
World Endometriosis Research Foundation Endometriosis Phenome and Biobanking Harmonisation Project: I. Surgical phenotype data collection in endometriosis research
Christian M Becker, Marc R Laufer, Pamela Stratton, Lone Hummelshoj, Stacey A Missmer, Krina T Zondervan, G David Adamson
Journal article | 2014 | Fertility and Sterility
An Evaluation of Dose Equivalence between Synchrotron Microbeam Radiation Therapy and Conventional Broadbeam Radiation Using Clonogenic and Cell Impedance Assays
Mohammad Johari Ibahim, Jeffrey C Crosbie, Yuqing Yang, Marina Zaitseva, Andrew W Stevenson, Peter AW Rogers, Premila Paiva
Journal article | 2014 | PLoS ONE
Reference dosimetry at the Australian Synchrotron's imaging and medical beamline using free-air ionization chamber measurements and theoretical predictions of air kerma rate and half value layer
Jeffrey C Crosbie, Peter AW Rogers, Andrew W Stevenson, Christopher J Hall, Jessica E Lye, Terese Nordstrom, Stewart M Midgley, Robert A Lewis
Journal article | 2013 | Medical Physics
Reference dosimetry at the Australian Synchrotron's imaging and medical beamline using free-air ionization chamber measurements and theoretical predictions of air kerma rate and half value layer.
Jeffrey C Crosbie, Peter AW Rogers, Andrew W Stevenson, Christopher J Hall, Jessica E Lye, Terese Nordström, Stewart M Midgley, Robert A Lewis
Journal article | 2013 | Med Phys
PURPOSE: Novel, preclinical radiotherapy modalities are being developed at synchrotrons around the world, most notably stereotacti..
Corin, an enzyme with a putative role in spiral artery remodeling, is up-regulated in late secretory endometrium and first trimester decidua
Tu'uhevaha J Kaitu'u-Lino, Louie Ye, Laura Tuohey, Evdokia Dimitriadis, Judith Bulmer, Peter Rogers, Ellen Menkhorst, Michelle Van Sinderen, Jane E Girling, Natalie Hannan, Stephen Tong
Journal article | 2013 | Human Reproduction
Defining Future Directions for Endometriosis Research: Workshop Report From the 2011 World Congress of Endometriosis in Montpellier, France
Peter AW Rogers, Thomas M D'Hooghe, Asgerally Fazleabas, Linda C Giudice, Grant W Montgomery, Felice Petraglia, Robert N Taylor
Conference Proceedings | 2013 | Reproductive Sciences
Fibroid-Associated Heavy Menstrual Bleeding: Correlation Between Clinical Features, Doppler Ultrasound Assessment of Vasculature, and Tissue Gene Expression Profiles
Sophia E Tsiligiannis, Marina Zaitseva, Peter R Coombs, Paul Shekleton, Moshe Olshansky, Martha Hickey, Beverley Vollenhoven, Peter AW Rogers
Journal article | 2013 | Reproductive Sciences
Expression patterns of activin, inhibin and follistatin variants in the adult male mouse reproductive tract suggest important roles in the epididymis and vas deferens
Wendy R Winnall, Hui Wu, Mai A Sarraj, Peter AW Rogers, David M de Kretser, Jane E Girling, Mark P Hedger
Journal article | 2013 | Reproduction, Fertility and Development
Identifying the Genes Associated with Endometriosis Risk on Chromosomes 1 and 7
Grant W Montgomery, Dale R Nyholt, Stuart Macgregor, Jodie N Painter, Hien TT Luong, Marcel E Dinger, Andrew P Morris, Susan A Treloar, Stacey A Missmer, Peter AW Rogers, Krina T Zondervan
Journal article | 2012 | REPRODUCTIVE SCIENCES
Dilated Thin-Walled Blood and Lymphatic Vessels in Human Endometrium: A Potential Role for VEGF-D in Progestin-Induced Break-Through Bleeding
Jacqueline F Donoghue, C Jay McGavigan, Fiona L Lederman, Leonie M Cann, Lulu Fu, Eva Dimitriadis, Jane E Girling, Peter AW Rogers
Journal article | 2012 | PLoS One
In situ Biological Dose Mapping Estimates the Radiation Burden Delivered to 'Spared' Tissue between Synchrotron X-Ray Microbeam Radiotherapy Tracks
Kai Rothkamm, Jeffrey C Crosbie, Frances Daley, Sarah Bourne, Paul R Barber, Borivoj Vojnovic, Leonie Cann, Peter AW Rogers
Journal article | 2012 | PLoS One
Vascular endothelial growth factor-D over-expressing tumor cells induce differential effects on uterine vasculature in a mouse model of endometrial cancer
Jane E Girling, Jacqueline F Donoghue, Fiona L Lederman, Leonie M Cann, Marc G Achen, Steven A Stacker, Peter AW Rogers
Journal article | 2010 | Reproductive Biology and Endocrinology
TUMOR CELL RESPONSE TO SYNCHROTRON MICROBEAM RADIATION THERAPY DIFFERS MARKEDLY FROM CELLS IN NORMAL TISSUES
Jeffrey C Crosbie, Robin L Anderson, Kai Rothkamm, Christina M Restall, Leonie Cann, Saleela Ruwanpura, Sarah Meachem, Naoto Yagi, Imants Svalbe, Robert A Lewis, Bryan RG Williams, Peter AW Rogers
Journal article | 2010 | International Journal of Radiation: Oncology - Biology - Physics
Priorities for Endometriosis Research: Recommendations From an International Consensus Workshop
Peter AW Rogers, Thomas M D'Hooghe, Asgerally Fazleabas, Caroline E Gargett, Linda C Giudice, Grant W Montgomery, Luk Rombauts, Lois A Salamonsen, Krina T Zondervan
Journal article | 2009 | Reproductive Sciences
The usefulness of FDG-PET in predicting response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy (NCT) in patients with locally-advanced breast cancer (LABC)
ME Schneider-Kolsky, P Midolo, S Hart, J Stuckey, A Baldey, J Fox, PAW Rogers, A Strickland, B Susil, V Ganju
Conference Proceedings | 2007 | European Journal of Cancer Supplements
Proprotein convertases promote processing of VEGF-D, a critical step for binding the angiogenic receptor VEGFR-2
Bradley K McColl, Karri Paavonen, Tara Karnezis, Nicole C Harris, Natalia Davydova, Julie Rothacker, Edouard C Nice, Kenneth W Harder, Sally Roufail, Margaret L Hibbs, Peter AW Rogers, Kari Alitalo, Steven A Stacker, Marc G Achen
Journal article | 2007 | The FASEB Journal
Coexpression of fractalkine and its receptor in normal human endometrium and in endometrium from users of progestin-only contraception supports a role for fractalkine in leukocyte recruitment and endometrial remodeling
NJ Hannan, RL Jones, HOD Critchley, GJ Kovacs, PAW Rogers, B Affandi, LA Salamonsen
Journal article | 2004 | Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism
Bioinformatic analysis of primary endothelial cell gene array data illustrated by the analysis of transcriptome changes in endothelial cells exposed to VEGF-A and PlGF.
Jonathan Schoenfeld, Khashayar Lessan, Nicola A Johnson, D Stephen Charnock-Jones, Amanda Evans, Ekaterini Vourvouhaki, Laurie Scott, Richard Stephens, Tom C Freeman, Samir A Saidi, Brian Tom, Gareth C Weston, Peter Rogers, Stephen K Smith, Cristin G Print
Journal article | 2004 | Angiogenesis
We recently published a review in this journal describing the design, hybridisation and basic data processing required to use gene..
17 beta-estradiol up-regulates vascular endothelial growth factor receptor-2 expression in human myometrial microvascular endothelial cells: Role of estrogen receptor-alpha and -beta
CE Gargett, M Zaitseva, K Bucak, S Chu, PJ Fuller, PAW Rogers
Journal article | 2002 | Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism
Expression of the chemokines, monocyte chemotactic protein (MCP)-1 and MCP-2 in endometrium of normal women and Norplant (R) users, does not support a central role in macrophage infiltration into endometrium
AL Hampton, PAW Rogers, B Affandi, LA Salamonsen
Journal article | 2001 | Journal of Reproductive Immunology
Inhibin and activin subunits are differentially expressed in endometrial cells and leukocytes during the menstrual cycle, in early pregnancy and in women using progestin-only contraception
RL Jones, LA Salamonsen, HOD Critchley, PAW Rogers, B Affandi, JK Findlay
Journal article | 2000 | Molecular Human Reproduction
The effect of progestins on vascular endothelial growth factor, oestrogen receptor and progesterone receptor immunoreactivity and endothelial cell density in human endometrium.
DS Charnock-Jones, AM Macpherson, DF Archer, S Leslie, WK Makkink, AM Sharkey, SK Smith
Conference Proceedings | 2000 | Human Reproduction
One common side-effect of contraceptive use is that it often leads to disrupted endometrial bleeding patterns. This may be due to ..
VEGF, VEGFR-1, VEGFR-2, microvessel density and endothelial cell proliferation in tumours of the ovary.
M Orre, PA Rogers
Journal article | 1999 | International Journal of Cancer
VEGF is an angiogenic factor with potent endothelial cell (EC) proliferative actions. Our aim was to investigate whether expressio..
Cytokeratin 8, 18 and 19 expressions, epithelial shedding, and stromal extravasation in endometrium of norethisterone enanthate (NET-EN) progestogen contraceptive users: (A preliminary report)
S Wonodirekso, W Hadisaputra, B Affandi, B Siregar, PAW Rogers
Journal article | 1998 | Medical Journal of Indonesia
Remodeling of the cytoskeletal lattice in denervated skeletal muscle.
S Boudriau, CH Côté, M Vincent, P Houle, RR Tremblay, PA Rogers
Journal article | 1996 | Muscle & Nerve
The effect of denervation-induced atrophy on the cytoskeletal lattice in rat fast- and slow-twitch skeletal muscle has been invest..
Immunohistochemical detection of cathepsin D in endometrium from long-term subdermal levonorgestrel users and during the normal menstrual cycle.
TM Lau, B Affandi, PA Rogers
Journal article | 1996 | Molecular Human Reproduction
A previous report has shown that progesterone up-regulates cathepsin D expression in human endometrial cell culture. In women usin..
Cytoskeletal structure of skeletal muscle: identification of an intricate exosarcomeric microtubule lattice in slow- and fast-twitch muscle fibers.
S Boudriau, M Vincent, CH Côté, PA Rogers
Journal article | 1993 | Journal of Histochemistry & Cytochemistry
We used immunochemical quantification and indirect immunofluorescence to investigate the cell content, distribution, and organizat..
Tight junctions of human uterine epithelial cells change during the menstrual cycle: a morphometric study.
CR Murphy, PA Rogers, MJ Hosie, J Leeton, L Beaton
Journal article | 1992 | Acta Anatomica
Tight junctions between luminal epithelial cells of the human uterus were studied by freeze-fracture electron microscopy. It was f..
Dystrophin: a sensitive and reliable immunochemical assay in tissue and cell culture homogenates.
MA Ho-Kim, A Bédard, M Vincent, PA Rogers
Journal article | 1991 | Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications
A modified polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis system is described which provides excellent resolution of very high molecular weigh..
Identification of a 220 kDa membrane-associated plant cell protein immunologically related to human beta-spectrin.
D Michaud, G Guillet, PA Rogers, PM Charest
Journal article | 1991 | FEBS Letters
Electrophoretic analysis of low ionic strength extracts of tomato plant leaves revealed the presence of two proteins of apparent m..
Fatigue and recovery of rat soleus muscle are influenced by inhibition of an intracellular carbonic anhydrase isoform.
P Frémont, H Riverin, J Frenette, PA Rogers, C Côté
Journal article | 1991 | American Journal of Physiology-Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology
Carbonic anhydrase III (CA III; EC 220.127.116.11) is the most abundant cytosolic enzyme in type I skeletal muscle fibers. Methazolamide,..
Morphometric comparison of uterine glandular epithelium in the early secretory phase from patients treated with different superovulatory drugs on an in vitro fertilization programme.
MJ Hosie, CR Murphy, PA Rogers, DM Dwarte
Journal article | 1991 | Cells Tissues Organs
The glandular structure in the uterine epithelium of three groups of patients on standard superovulatory regimes was studied using..
Early evaluation of postmenopausal hormonal steroid therapy by scanning electron microscopy of the uterine epithelium.
CR Murphy, PA Rogers, G Kovacs, J Hailes, M Hosie, L Beaton
Journal article | 1990 | Cells Tissues Organs
Scanning electron microscopy has been used in a preliminary study to evaluate the value of steroid replacement therapies in restor..
Inhibition of carbonic anhydrases in type I muscle fibers influences contractility.
C Côté, D Tremblay, H Riverin, P Frémont, PA Rogers
Journal article | 1989 | Canadian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology
We tested the effects of inhibiting the carbonic anhydrase activity of rat soleus and extensor digitorum longus muscles on the iso..
Depressed translational activity in the androgen sensitive levator ani muscle of the rat.
G Boissonneault, J Gagnon, MA Ho-Kim, PA Rogers, RR Tremblay
Journal article | 1989 | Journal of Steroid Biochemistry
The androgen-dependent levator ani (LA) muscle of the rat provides a suitable model to explore the molecular mechanism of steroid ..
Acetazolamide-sensitive and resistant carbonic anhydrase activity in rat and rabbit skeletal muscles of different fiber type composition.
P Frémont, S Boudriau, RR Tremblay, C Côté, PA Rogers
Journal article | 1989 | International Journal of Biochemistry
1. Acetazolamide (ACET)-resistant and -sensitive carbonic anhydrase (CA) activity was measured in post-mitochondrial supernatants ..
Ultrastructural study of human uterine epithelium from a patient with a confirmed pregnancy.
PA Rogers, CR Murphy, J Leeton, M Hosie, L Beaton, A Macpherson
Journal article | 1989 | Cells Tissues Organs
Scanning and transmission electron microscopy have been used to study the uterine epithelial cells from a pregnant human uterus ap..
Carbonic anhydrase III in skeletal muscle fibers: an immunocytochemical and biochemical study.
P Frémont, PM Charest, C Côté, PA Rogers
Journal article | 1988 | Journal of Histochemistry & Cytochemistry
The objectives of the present study were to determine if carbonic anhydrase III (CA III) demonstrated a specific association for a..
Regulation of carbonic anhydrase III by thyroid hormone: opposite modulation in slow- and fast-twitch skeletal muscle.
P Frémont, C Lazure, RR Tremblay, M Chrétien, PA Rogers
Journal article | 1987 | Biochemistry and Cell Biology
This laboratory previously reported that a major 30 kilodalton (kDa) protein of the soluble cytoplasmic fraction of the rat slow-t..
The influence of immobilization stress on cardiac protein synthesis. A possible regulatory role for glucocorticoids.
J Gagnon, MA Ho-Kim, G Boissonneault, JY Dubé, PA Rogers, RR Tremblay
Journal article | 1987 | Journal of Receptor Research
High serum corticosterone levels and transient depletion of cytosolic glucocorticoid receptor binding capacity were observed in ra..
Surface ultrastructure of uterine epithelial cells in women with premature ovarian failure following steroid hormone replacement.
CR Murphy, PA Rogers, J Leeton, M Hosie, L Beaton, A Macpherson
Journal article | 1987 | Cells Tissues Organs
Scanning electron microscopy has been used to study the apical surface of uterine epithelial cells in women with premature ovarian..
AN ANALYSIS OF PLASMA ESTRADIOL CONCENTRATIONS DURING CLOMIPHENE CITRATE-HUMAN MENOPAUSAL GONADOTROPIN STIMULATION IN AN INVITRO FERTILIZATION-EMBRYO TRANSFER PROGRAM
S OKAMOTO, DL HEALY, DT HOWLETT, PAW ROGERS, JF LEETON, AO TROUNSON, EC WOOD
Journal article | 1986 | The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism
Recovery of biologically functional messenger RNA from agarose gels by passive elution.
P Frémont, FT Dionne, PA Rogers
Journal article | 1986 | Analytical Biochemistry
A general method for isolating biologically active messenger RNA (mRNA) from agarose gels is reported. Purified cellular RNA is re..
A model to show human uterine receptivity and embryo viability following ovarian stimulation for in vitro fertilization.
PA Rogers, BJ Milne, AO Trounson
Journal article | 1986 | Journal of In Vitro Fertilization and Embryo Transfer
A comparison of the implantation rates following in vitro fertilization (IVF) and embryo transfer (ET) for four major groups indic..
The microvascular cast as a three-dimensional tissue skeleton: visualization of rapid morphological changes in tissues of the rat uterus.
PA Rogers, BJ Gannon
Journal article | 1983 | Journal of Microscopy
A new interpretation of microvascular corrosion casting is described using examples from casts of the rat uterus taken during the ..
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Professor Of Women'S Health Research
Obstetrics And Gynaecology Royal Women'S Hospital/Mercy
Doctor of Philosophy
Flinders University of South Australia
Batchelor of Science (Hons)
University of Liverpool