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2011-02-18 16:04:17

Scientists have discovered the first evidence linking brain function variations between the left and right sides of the brain to size at birth and the weight of the placenta.

2011-02-14 22:03:35

Researchers at North Carolina State University have discovered that the placentas of women who suffer preeclampsia during pregnancy have an overabundance of a gene associated with the regulation of the body’s immune system.

2011-01-31 20:37:27

Sex in pregnancy is generally safe, with few complications, states a new primer for physicians to counsel patients wondering about sex in pregnancy.

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2011-01-29 11:50:00

The type of bacteria that colonize the placenta during pregnancy could be associated with preterm birth and other developmental problems in newborns.

2011-01-17 22:20:47

Eating less during early pregnancy impaired fetal brain development in a nonhuman primate model.

2010-12-07 12:36:15

The mammalian embryo relies on physical connections to its mother to survive.

2010-11-22 13:54:00

LAS VEGAS, Nov. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cord Blood America, Inc.

2010-11-17 13:30:32

The nine-month pregnancy in humans is influenced by the structure of the placenta.


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The word 'definiens' comes from the Latin word 'definire', 'to define'.
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