Serum galactosyltransferase activities in newborn children and pregnant women.


We have compared serum galactosyltransferase activity in pregnant women and in newborn children. Subjects in this study were 75 women at different stages of pregnancy and 60 newborns, including premature infants. Activity ratios in pregnant women are based on the period of gestation, expressed in weeks of amenorrhea. Average values were 265 nmol/h/ml for up… (More)