Bacterial lipopolysaccharide-mediated murine fetal death: the role of interleukin-1.

@article{Silver1997BacterialLM,
  title={Bacterial lipopolysaccharide-mediated murine fetal death: the role of interleukin-1.},
  author={Robert M. Silver and Samuel S. Edwin and Fraz Umar and Donald J. Dudley and David Ware Branch and Murray David Mitchell},
  journal={American journal of obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={1997},
  volume={176 3},
  pages={544-9}
}
OBJECTIVE Our purpose was to determine whether interleukin-1 is an important mediator of lipopolysaccharide-induced fetal death and, if so, whether interleukin-1 causes fetal death by inducing prostanoid formation in gestational tissues. STUDY DESIGN Pregnant C3H/HeN mice were administered lipopolysaccharide, interleukin-1alpha, interleukin-beta, or… CONTINUE READING