Latest Reproductive immunology Stories
Loyola researchers are reporting surprising findings about a molecule that helps ramp up the immune system in some cases and suppress it in others.
Fertility problems, recurrent miscarriages, and pregnancy complications can occur when maternal immunological tolerance of the fetus is impaired.
University of Michigan and NIH scientists find a biological mechanism to explain the phenomenon.
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - For women who experience repeated unexplained miscarriages, the combination of prednisone, aspirin, folate, and progesterone increases their chances of having baby, a team of clinicians from Austria reports in the journal Fertility and Sterility.
Women with recurrent miscarriage and infertility were warned Friday to be careful about tests and treatments they may take.
Women suffering fertility problems and repeated miscarriages are being subjected to useless tests and treatments, researchers warned today. As well as having no scientific rationale, the treatments also risk dangerous side-effects to both mother and foetus, they said.
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