Gingrich J, Ticiani E, Veiga-Lopez A. Placenta disrupted: endocrine disrupting chemicals and pregnancy. Trends in Endocrinology and Metabolism (in press).

Adomshick V, Pu Y, Veiga-Lopez A. Automated lipid droplet quantification system for phenotypic analysis of adipocytes using CellProfiler. Toxicol Mech Methods (in press).


Jing J, Pu Y, Gingrich J, Veiga-Lopez A. Gestational exposure to bisphenol A and bisphenol S leads to fetal skeletal muscle hypertrophy independent of sex. Toxicological Sciences 2019, 172:292-302.

Pu Y, Pearl S, Gingrich J, Jing J, Martin D, Murga-Zamalloa C, Veiga-Lopez A. Multispecies study: low-dose tributyltin impairs ovarian theca cell cholesterol homeostasis through the RXR pathway in five mammalian species including humans. Archives of Toxicology 2019, 93:1655-1677.

Gingrich J, Pu Y, Ehrhardt R, Karthikraj R, Kannan K, Veiga-Lopez A. Toxicokinetics of bisphenol A, bisphenol S, and bisphenol F in a pregnancy sheep model. Chemosphere 2019, 220:185-194.

Rosales Nieto CA, Mantey A, Makela B, Byrem T, Ehrhardt R, Veiga-Lopez A. Shearing during late pregnancy increases size at birth but does not alter placental endocrine responses in sheep. Animal 2019, 14:799-806.

Mossa F, Latham K, Ireland JJ, Veiga-Lopez A. Undernutrition and hyperandrogenism during pregnancy: role in programming of cardiovascular disease and infertility. Molecular Reproduction Development 2019, 86:1255-1264.

Vyas A, Veiga-Lopez A, Ye W, Abi Salloum B, Abbott DH, Yang S, Kannan K, Padmanabhan V. Developmental Programming: Sex specific programming of growth upon prenatal bisphenol A exposure. Journal of Applied Toxicology 2019, 39:1516-1531.


Veiga-Lopez A, Pu Y, Gingrich J, Padmanabhan V. Obesogenic endocrine disrupting chemicals: identifying knowledge gaps. Trends in Endocrinology & Metabolism 2018, 29:607-625. Feature Review.

Gingrich J, Pu Y, Roberts J, Karthikraj R, Kannan K, Ehrhardt R, Veiga-Lopez A. Gestational bisphenol S impairs placental endocrine function and the fusogenic trophoblast signaling pathway. Archives of Toxicology 2018, 92:1861-1876.

Puttabyatappa M, Burns A, Martin JD, Mesquita M, Veiga-Lopez A, Padmanabhan V. Developmental programming: gestational exposure to excess testosterone alters expression of ovarian matrix metalloproteases and their target proteins Reproductive Sciences 2018, 25:882-892. Featured article: In the Spotlight



Pu Y, Gingrich J, Steibel JP, Veiga-Lopez A. Sex-specific modulation of fetal adipogenesis by gestational bisphenol A and bisphenol S exposure. Endocrinology 2017, 158:3844-3858

Pu Y, Veiga-Lopez A. PPARγ agonist through the terminal differentiation phase is essential for adipogenic differentiation of fetal ovine preadipocytes. Cell Mol Biol Lett 2017, 22:6

Roberts J, May K, Veiga-Lopez A. Time-dependent changes in pregnancy associated glycoproteins and progesterone in commercial crossbred sheep. Theriogenology 2017 89:271-279

MohanKumar, Rajendran TD, Garcia F, Vyas AK, Jeyaraj NA, Veiga-Lopez A, Olivier NB, Padmanabhan V, MohanKumar PS. Effects of prenatal bisphenol-A exposure and postnatal overfeeding on cardiovascular function in female sheep. J Dev Orig Health Dis 2017, 8:65-74



Veiga-Lopez A, Moeller J, Sreedharan R, Singer K, Lumeng C, Ye W, Pease A, Padmanabhan V.Developmental programming: interaction between prenatal BPA exposure and postnatal adiposity on metabolic variables in female sheep. Am J Physiol - Endocrinol Metab 2016, 310:E238-247

Cardoso RC, Veiga-Lopez A, Moeller J, Beckett E, Pease A, Keller E, Madrigal V, Chazenbalk G, Dumesic D, Padmanabhan V. Developmental programming: impact of gestational steroid and metabolic milieu on adiposity and insulin sensitivity in prenatal testosterone-treated sheep. Endocrinology 2016, 157:522-35

Puttabyatappa M, Cardoso RC, Herkimer C, Veiga-Lopez A, Ye W, Padmanabhan V. Developmental programming: postnatal estradiol modulation of neuroendocrine feedback, puberty, and periovulatory hormonal defects induced by prenatal exposure to steroid excess. Reproduction 2016, 152:139-50

Veiga-Lopez A, Moeller, Abbott DH, Padmanabhan V. Developmental programming: Disruption of preovulatory follicle development by prenatal testosterone excess is rescued by postnatal androgen antagonist treatment. J Ovarian Research 29;9:39


Veiga-Lopez A, Pennathur S, Kannan K, Patisaul H, Dolinoy DC, Zeng L, Padmanabhan V. Impact of gestational bisphenol A on oxidative stress and free fatty acids: human association and interspecies animal testing studies. Endocrinology 2015, 156:911-922 Press Release by The Endocrine Society. NIEHS extramural paper of the month – March 2015.

Abi Salloum B*, Veiga-Lopez A*, Abbott DH, Burant CF, Padmanabhan V. Developmental programming: gestational testosterone by its androgenic action disrupts maternal steroidal and metabolic environment. Endocrinology 2015, 156:2323-2337 *co-first author.

Padmanabhan V, Veiga-Lopez A, Abi Salloum B, Herkimer C, Moeller J. Developmental programming: prenatal and postnatal androgen antagonist and insulin sensitizer interventions prevent advancement of puberty and improve LH surge dynamics in prenatal testosterone-treated sheep. Endocrinology 2015, 156:2678-2992.

Ortega HH, Veiga-Lopez A, Sreedharan S, Velazquez MML, Salvetti NR, Padmanabhan V. Developmental programming: does prenatal steroid excess disrupt the ovarian VEGF system. Biol Reprod 2015, 93:58.

Veiga-Lopez A, Kannan K, Liao C, Ye W, Domino S, Padmanabhan V. Gender-specific effects on gestational length and birth weight by early pregnancy BPA exposure. J Clin Endocrinol Metab 2015, 100:E1394-E1403.

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