Markers of obesity and growth in preeclamptic and normotensive pregnant women.

@article{Kharb2017MarkersOO,
  title={Markers of obesity and growth in preeclamptic and normotensive pregnant women.},
  author={Simmi Kharb and J. B. Rosheema Bala and Smiti Nanda},
  journal={Journal of obstetrics and gynaecology : the journal of the Institute of Obstetrics and Gynaecology},
  year={2017},
  volume={37 5},
  pages={610-615}
}
The objective of the study was to analyse leptin, IGF-1, Apo A, lipoproteins, haem oxygenase-1 (HO-1) in maternal sera and venous umbilical cord sera of newborn babies of 25 preeclamptics (group II), and 25 normotensive pregnant women (group I) as markers of obesity and growth in preeclamptic and normotensive pregnant women. Apo A I and II levels were estimated by competitive immunoassay using direct chemiluminiscence technology. Haem oxygenase-1 (HO-1), leptin and IGF-1 were analysed by ELISA… CONTINUE READING