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Menno Hoekstra

Division of Biopharmaceutics

Leiden/Amsterdam Center for Drug Research

Gorlaeus Laboratories

2300 RA Leiden



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  • Division of Biopharmaceutics, Leiden/Amsterdam Center for Drug Research, Gorlaeus Laboratories, 2300 RA Leiden, Netherlands. 2003 - 2012


  1. FXR agonist GW4064 increases plasma glucocorticoid levels in C57BL/6 mice. Hoekstra, M., van der Sluis, R.J., Li, Z., Oosterveer, M.H., Groen, A.K., Van Berkel, T.J. Mol. Cell. Endocrinol. (2012) [Pubmed]
  2. Scavenger receptor BI: a multi-purpose player in cholesterol and steroid metabolism. Hoekstra, M., Van Berkel, T.J., Van Eck, M. World J. Gastroenterol. (2010) [Pubmed]
  3. The expression level of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease-related gene PNPLA3 in hepatocytes is highly influenced by hepatic lipid status. Hoekstra, M., Li, Z., Kruijt, J.K., Van Eck, M., Van Berkel, T.J., Kuiper, J. J. Hepatol. (2010) [Pubmed]
  4. Plasma lipoproteins are required for both basal and stress-induced adrenal glucocorticoid synthesis and protection against endotoxemia in mice. Hoekstra, M., Korporaal, S.J., Li, Z., Zhao, Y., Van Eck, M., Van Berkel, T.J. Am. J. Physiol. Endocrinol. Metab. (2010) [Pubmed]
  5. The peripheral blood mononuclear cell microRNA signature of coronary artery disease. Hoekstra, M., van der Lans, C.A., Halvorsen, B., Gullestad, L., Kuiper, J., Aukrust, P., van Berkel, T.J., Biessen, E.A. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. (2010) [Pubmed]
  6. Scavenger receptor class B type I-mediated uptake of serum cholesterol is essential for optimal adrenal glucocorticoid production. Hoekstra, M., Ye, D., Hildebrand, R.B., Zhao, Y., Lammers, B., Stitzinger, M., Kuiper, J., Van Berkel, T.J., Van Eck, M. J. Lipid Res. (2009) [Pubmed]
  7. Activation of the nuclear receptor PXR decreases plasma LDL-cholesterol levels and induces hepatic steatosis in LDL receptor knockout mice. Hoekstra, M., Lammers, B., Out, R., Li, Z., Van Eck, M., Van Berkel, T.J. Mol. Pharm. (2009) [Pubmed]
  8. Absence of HDL cholesteryl ester uptake in mice via SR-BI impairs an adequate adrenal glucocorticoid-mediated stress response to fasting. Hoekstra, M., Meurs, I., Koenders, M., Out, R., Hildebrand, R.B., Kruijt, J.K., Van Eck, M., Van Berkel, T.J. J. Lipid Res. (2008) [Pubmed]
  9. Microarray analysis indicates an important role for FABP5 and putative novel FABPs on a Western-type diet. Hoekstra, M., Stitzinger, M., van Wanrooij, E.J., Michon, I.N., Kruijt, J.K., Kamphorst, J., Van Eck, M., Vreugdenhil, E., Van Berkel, T.J., Kuiper, J. J. Lipid Res. (2006) [Pubmed]
  10. Diet induced regulation of genes involved in cholesterol metabolism in rat liver parenchymal and Kupffer cells. Hoekstra, M., Out, R., Kruijt, J.K., Van Eck, M., Van Berkel, T.J. J. Hepatol. (2005) [Pubmed]
  11. Specific gene expression of ATP-binding cassette transporters and nuclear hormone receptors in rat liver parenchymal, endothelial, and Kupffer cells. Hoekstra, M., Kruijt, J.K., Van Eck, M., Van Berkel, T.J. J. Biol. Chem. (2003) [Pubmed]
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