Effect of preeclampsia in the mother on the leucine metabolism in the newborn infant.

@article{Marcos2002EffectOP,
  title={Effect of preeclampsia in the mother on the leucine metabolism in the newborn infant.},
  author={Miguel S{\'a}enz de Pipa{\'o}n Marcos and Darcos J L D Wattimena and Ron H T van Beek and Frederik K. Lotgering and Pieter J. J. Sauer},
  journal={Biology of the neonate},
  year={2002},
  volume={81 1},
  pages={23-8}
}
The leucine turnover in newborn infants is influenced by factors such as nutritional state and corticosteroid treatment. Little is known about maternal factors influencing the leucine turnover in the newborn. In order to approach the effect of preeclampsia in the mother on neonatal protein turnover, we studied the leucine turnover in preterm infants soon… CONTINUE READING