Determining the lifelong consequences of abnormal placental function

Last updated 29th Jun 2017
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What is the role of placental signalling in determining lifelong offspring metabolic health?

Birthweight predicts an individual’s future health and life expectancy. Globally, fetal growth is compromised in approximately 1 in 4 pregnancies. Such babies are at high risk of poor future health...