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prof. dr. B.C.J.M. (Bart) Fauser

Professor Emeritus

  • Reproductive Medicine & Gynecology - Medical

Biography

Professor of Reproductive Medicine, University of Utrecht, The Netherlands. Chair Division of Woman & Baby (Dpts Reproductive Medicine & Gynecology, Obstetrics, Neonatology), University Medical Center, Utrecht (since 2004).

Former Professor of Reproductive Endocrinology and director Center of Reproductive Medicine, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands (1996-2003).

Saal van Zwanenberg Professor, of Free University, Brussels, Belgium (2003-2008);

Visiting Professor, Stanford School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California, USA (1993-1995); Fulbright post-doctoral Scholar, University of California, San Diego, California (1987-1988). Visiting Professor University of Siena, Italy (2011-); Visiting Professor, University Southampton, UK (2010-); Visiting Professor University of Adelaide, Australia (9 December 2013)

Former Editor-in-Chief ‘Human Reproduction Update’ (2001-2007). Major research interest; pathophysiology of human ovarian function.

Chair WHO steering committee infertility guidelines (2011 - )

Senior Editor: Reporductive Biomedicine Online (2015 - )

Research line

Female health and aging (infertility, anovulation & Child Health).

Most recent key publications

1: Janse F, Donnez J, Anckaert E, de Jong FH, Fauser BC, Dolmans MM (2011). Limited value of ovarian function markers following orthotopic transplantation of ovarian tissue after gonadotoxic treatment. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism 96; 1136-44
2: Stolk L,et al., Meta-analyses identify 13 loci associated with age at menopause and highlight DNA repair and immune pathways. Nat Genet. 2012;44(3):260-268
3: Donnez J, Vázquez F, Tomaszewski J, Nouri K, Bouchard P, Fauser BC, Barlow DH,Palacios S, Donnez O, Bestel E, Osterloh I, Loumaye E; for the PEARL III and PEARL III Extension Study Group. Long-term treatment of uterine fibroids with ulipristal acetate. Fertil Steril. 2014: 101; 1565-1573
4: Broer SL, Broekmans FJ, Laven JS, Fauser BC. Anti-Mullerian hormone: ovarian reserve testing and its potential clinical implications. Hum Reprod Update. 2014; 20: 688-701
5: Daan NM, Jaspers L, Koster MP, Broekmans FJ, de Rijke YB, Franco OH, laven JS, Kavousi M, Fauser BC. Androgen levels in women with various forms of ovarian dysfunction: associations with cardiometabolic features. Hum Reprod. 2015 Oct;30(10):2376-86

Side Activities

  • Visiting Professor University of Siena, Italy (2011-);

    Visiting Professor, University Southampton, UK (2010-);

Fellowship and Awards

  • Honorary fellow Royal College Obstetrics & Gynecology (RCOG 2015 -)
    COGI / Bob Edwards award 25 October 2013
    Dexeus clinical scientist award, Barcelona, Spain, 2012
    IVI clinical science award, Valencia, Spain (2011)
    Awarded No. 10 most cited European researcher in Reproductive Biomedicine, publication analysis 1996- 2007 (http://www.labtimes.org/labtimes/issues/lt2009/lt04/lt_2009_04_34_36.pdf)
    Arnoldo Bruno Award
    SGI award

Research Output (346)

Chief Editor's 2019 annual report

Fauser Bart C. J. M., Ahuja Kamal K. mrt 2020, In: Reproductive Biomedicine Online. 40 , p. 345-346 2 p.

The cardiovascular risk profile of middle-aged women with polycystic ovary syndrome

Meun Cindy, Gunning Marlise N., Louwers Yvonne, V, Peters Henrike, Roos-Hesselink Jolien, van Lennep Jeanine Roeters, Rueda Ochoa Oscar-Leonel, Appelman Yolande, Lambalk Nils, Boersma Eric, Kavousi Maryam, Fauser Bart C. J. M., Laven Joop S. E., Baart Sara, Benschop Laura, Brouwers Laura, Budde Ricardo, Cannegieter Suzanne, Dam Veerle, Eijkemans Rene, Fauser Bart C. J. M., Ferrari Michel, Franx Arie, de Groot Christianne, Gunning Marlise N., Hoek Annemieke, Koffijberg Erik, Koster Wendy, Kruit Mark, Lagerweij Giske, Laven Joop, Linstra Katie, van der Lugt Aad, Maas Angela, van den Brink Antoinette Maassen, Middeldorp Saskia, Moons Karel G. M., van Rijn Bas, Scheres Luuk, van der Schouw Yvonne T., Steegers Eric, Steegers Regine, Terwindt Gisela, Velthuis Birgitta, Wermer Marieke, Zick Bart, Zoet Gerbrand 1 feb 2020, In: Clinical Endocrinology. 92 , p. 150-158 9 p.

Drug-free in-vitro activation of ovarian cortex; can it really activate the 'ovarian gold reserve'?

Griesinger Georg, Fauser Bart C. J. M. feb 2020, In: Reproductive Biomedicine Online. 40 , p. 187-189 3 p.

Cardiometabolic health in offspring of women with PCOS compared to healthy controls:a systematic review and individual participant data meta-analysis

Gunning Marlise N, Sir Petermann Teresa, Crisosto Nicolas, van Rijn Bas B, de Wilde Marlieke A, Christ Jacob P, Uiterwaal C S P M, de Jager Wilco, Eijkemans Marinus J C, Kunselman Allen R, Legro Richard S, Fauser Bart C J M 1 jan 2020, In: Human Reproduction Update. 26 , p. 103-117 15 p.

The cardiovascular risk profile of middle age women previously diagnosed with premature ovarian insufficiency:A case-control study

Gunning Marlise N, Meun Cindy, van Rijn Bas B, Daan Nadine M P, Roeters van Lennep Jeanine E, Appelman Yolande, Boersma Eric, Hofstra Leonard, Fauser Clemens G K M, Rueda-Ochoa Oscar L, Ikram Mohammad A, Kavousi Maryam, Lambalk Cornelis B, Eijkemans Marinus J C, Laven Joop S E, Fauser Bart C J M, 1 jan 2020, In: PLoS ONE. 15 17 p.

Context-based infertility care

Macklon N. S., Fauser B. C. J. M. 6 dec 2019, In: Reproductive Biomedicine Online. 40 , p. 2-5 4 p.

What is the prognosis for a live birth after unexplained recurrent implantation failure following IVF/ICSI?

Koot Y E M, Hviid Saxtorph M, Goddijn M, de Bever S, Eijkemans M J C, Wely M V, van der Veen F, Fauser B C J M, Macklon N S 2 okt 2019, In: Human Reproduction. 34 , p. 2044-2052 9 p.

May the colleague who truly has no conflict of interest now please stand up!

Fauser Bart C J M, Macklon N S okt 2019, In: Reproductive Biomedicine Online. 39 , p. 541-544 4 p.

Coronary artery calcification in middle-aged women with premature ovarian insufficiency

Gunning Marlise N., Meun Cindy, van Rijn Bas B., Maas Angela H.E.M., Benschop Laura, Franx Arie, Boersma Eric, Budde Ricardo P.J., Appelman Yolande, Lambalk Cornelis B., Eijkemans Rene, Velthuis Birgitta K., Laven Joop S.E., Fauser Bart C.J.M., Baart Sara, Brouwers Laura, Cannegieter Suzanne, Dam Veerle, Daan Nadine, Eijkemans Rene, Ferrari Michel, de Groot Christianne, Hoek Annemieke, Koffijberg Erik, Koster Wendy, Kruit Mark, Lagerweij Giske, Lambalk Nils, Linstra Katie, van der Lugt Aad, van den Brink Antoinette Maassen, Middeldorp Saskia, Moons Karel, van Lennep Jeanine Roeters, Roos-Hesselink Jolien, Scheres Luuk, van der Schouw Yvonne, Steegers Eric, Steegers Regine, Terwindt Gisela, Wermer Marieke, Zick Bart, Zoet Gerbrand, 1 aug 2019, In: Clinical Endocrinology. 91 , p. 314-322 9 p.

Endogenous sex hormones and risk of venous thromboembolism in young women

Scheres Luuk J.J., van Hylckama Vlieg Astrid, Ballieux Bart E.P.B., Fauser Bart C.J.M., Rosendaal Frits R., Middeldorp Saskia, Cannegieter Suzanne C., aug 2019, In: Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis. 17 , p. 1297-1304 8 p.

All Research Output (346)