αvβ3 Integrin and fibronectin expressions and their relation to estrogen and progesterone during placentation in swine.

@article{Vlez2018v3IA,
  title={αvβ3 Integrin and fibronectin expressions and their relation to estrogen and progesterone during placentation in swine.},
  author={Christian V{\'e}lez and Claudio Gustavo Barbeito and M. L. Koncurat},
  journal={Biotechnic & histochemistry : official publication of the Biological Stain Commission},
  year={2018},
  volume={93 1},
  pages={15-24}
}
Mammalian pregnancy requires specific interactions between the conceptus and its mother that involve the endocrine system and adhesion molecules. The relation between adhesion molecules and their ligands at the fetal-maternal interface is crucial for developing a successful implantation. Progesterone (P4) and estrogen (E2) secreted by the porcine conceptus… CONTINUE READING