[Changes of MAPK and Akt signaling pathways in hearts and placentas of aborted fetuses with congenital heart disease].

OBJECTIVE To study the changes of MAPK and Akt signaling pathways in hearts and placentas of aborted fetuses with congenital heart disease (CHD), and investigate their roles in the pathogenesis of CHD. METHODS Ten aborted fetuses with severe CHD (CHD group) and 7 gestational age-matched non-cardiac malformation aborted fetuses (control group) were… CONTINUE READING