Christiaan de Bruin, MD, PhD

Clinical Fellow, Division of Endocrinology

MD: Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, Netherlands, 2004.

PhD: Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, Netherlands, 2009

Residency: Pediatrics, Radboud University MC, Nijmegen, Netherlands, 2014.

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van der Pas R, van Esch JH, de Bruin C, Danser AH, Pereira AM, Zelissen PM, Netea-Maier R, Sprij-Mooij DM, van den Berg-Garrelds IM, van Schaik RH, Lamberts SW, van den Meiracker AH, Hofland LJ, Feelders RA. Cushing's disease and hypertension: in vivo and in vitro study of the role of the renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system and effects of medical therapy. Eur J Endocrinol. 2014 Feb 1;170(2):181-91.

van der Pas R, Gatto F, de Bruin C, Pereira AM, van Koetsveld PM, Sprij-Mooij DM, Waaijers AM, Dogan F, Schulz S, Kros JM, Lamberts SW, Hofland LJ. Preoperative normalization of cortisol levels in Cushing's disease after medical treatment: consequences for somatostatin and dopamine receptor subtype expression and in vitro response to somatostatin analogs and dopamine agonists. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2013 Dec;98(12):E1880-90.

van der Pas R, de Bruin C, Leebeek FW, de Maat MP, Rijken DC, Pereira AM, Romijn JA, Netea-Maier RT, Hermus AR, Zelissen PM, de Jong FH, van der Lely AJ, de Herder WW, Lamberts SW, Hofland LJ, Feelders RA. The hypercoagulable state in Cushing's disease is associated with increased levels of procoagulant factors and impaired fibrinolysis, but is not reversible after short-term biochemical remission induced by medical therapy. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2012 Apr;97(4):1303-10.

de Bruin C, Hofland LJ, Nieman LK, van Koetsveld PM, Waaijers AM, Sprij-Mooij DM, van Essen M, Lamberts SW, de Herder WW, Feelders RA. Mifepristone Effects on Tumor Somatostatin Receptor Expression in Two Patients with Cushing's Syndrome due to Ectopic Adrenocorticotropin Secretion. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2012 Feb;97(2):455-62.

Feelders RA, de Bruin C, Pereira AM, Romijn JA, Netea-Maier RT, Hermus AR, Zelissen PM, van Heerebeek R, de Jong FH, van der Lely AJ, de Herder WW, Hofland LJ, Lamberts SW. Pasireotide alone or with cabergoline and ketoconazole in Cushing's disease. N Engl J Med. 2010 May 13;362(19):1846-8.

de Bruin C, Pereira AM, Feelders RA, Romijn JA, Roelfsema F, Sprij-Mooij DM, van Aken MO, van der Lelij AJ, de Herder WW, Lamberts SW, Hofland LJ. Co-expression of dopamine and somatostatin receptor subtypes in corticotroph adenomas. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2009 Apr;94(4):1118-24.

de Bruin C, Meij BP, Kooistra HS, Hanson JM, Lamberts SW, Hofland LJ. Cushing’s disease in humans and dogs. Horm Res. 2009 Jan;71 Suppl 1:140-3.

de Bruin C, Feelders RA, Waaijers AM, van Koetsveld PM, Sprij-Mooij DM, Lamberts SW, Hofland LJ. Differential regulation of human dopamine D2 and somatostatin receptor subtype expression by glucocorticoids in vitro. J Mol Endocrinol. 2009 Jan;42(1):47-56.

de Bruin C, Feelders RA, Lamberts SW, Hofland LJ. Somatostatin and dopamine receptors as targets for medical treatment of Cushing’s Syndrome. Rev Endocr Metab Disord. 2009 Jun;10(2):91-102

de Bruin C, Hanson JM, Meij BP, Kooistra HS, Waaijers AM, Uitterlinden P, Lamberts SW, Hofland LJ. Expression and functional analysis of dopamine receptor subtype 2 and somatostatin receptor subtypes in canine Cushing's disease. Endocrinology. 2008 Sep;149(9):4357-66.