Immunologic Regulation in Pregnancy: From Mechanism to Therapeutic Strategy for Immunomodulation

@inproceedings{Chen2012ImmunologicRI,
  title={Immunologic Regulation in Pregnancy: From Mechanism to Therapeutic Strategy for Immunomodulation},
  author={Shyi-Jou Chen and Yung-Liang Liu and Huey-Kang Sytwu},
  booktitle={Clinical & developmental immunology},
  year={2012}
}
The immunologic interaction between the fetus and the mother is a paradoxical communication that is regulated by fetal antigen presentation and/or by recognition of and reaction to these antigens by the maternal immune system. There have been significant advances in understanding of abnormalities in the maternal-fetal immunologic relationship in the placental bed that can lead to pregnancy disorders. Moreover, immunologic recognition of pregnancy is vital for the maintenance of gestation, and… CONTINUE READING
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