Galectins: guardians of eutherian pregnancy at the maternal-fetal interface.

@article{Than2012GalectinsGO,
  title={Galectins: guardians of eutherian pregnancy at the maternal-fetal interface.},
  author={N{\'a}ndor G{\'a}bor Than and Roberto Romero and Chong Jai Kim and Michael McGowen and Zolt{\'a}n Papp and Derek E. Wildman},
  journal={Trends in endocrinology and metabolism: TEM},
  year={2012},
  volume={23 1},
  pages={23-31}
}
Galectins are multifunctional regulators of fundamental cellular processes. They are also involved in innate and adaptive immune responses, and play a functional role in immune-endocrine crosstalk. Some galectins have attracted attention in the reproductive sciences because they are highly expressed at the maternal-fetal interface, their functional significance in eutherian pregnancies has been documented, and their dysregulated expression is observed in the 'great obstetrical syndromes'. The… CONTINUE READING
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