A New Molecule Involved in Preterm Birth

Last updated 30th Jun 2017
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Postdoctoral Fellw, Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre


Nodal regulates uterine immune cells that control the timing of birth

Millions of babies are born prematurely every year but the cause of most of these preterm births is unknown. Part of the reason is that we do not fully understand what determines when a baby is bor...