Lactation

Known as: Lactation [Disease/Finding] 
The processes of milk secretion by the maternal MAMMARY GLANDS after PARTURITION. The proliferation of the mammary glandular tissue, milk synthesis… (More)
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND Breast milk is recognized as the most important postpartum element in metabolic and immunologic programming of health… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
The molecular events associated with regulation of milk fat synthesis in the bovine mammary gland remain largely unknown. Our… (More)
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2008
Review
2008
During pregnancy and lactation, mothers require significant amounts of calcium to pass on to the developing fetus and suckling… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVES Docosahexaenoic acid (DHA; 22:6 n-3) and arachidonic acid (AA; 20:4 n-6) are important for development of the central… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVE Some mothers have difficulty initiating lactation even when highly motivated to breastfeed. The purpose of this study… (More)
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Review
2001
Review
2001
The neurohypophysial peptide oxytocin (OT) and OT-like hormones facilitate reproduction in all vertebrates at several levels. The… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The sodium/iodide symporter mediates active iodide transport in both healthy and cancerous thyroid tissue. By exploiting this… (More)
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Review
1997
Review
1997
Increased glucose requirements of the gravid uterus during late pregnancy and even greater requirements of the lactating mammary… (More)
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Review
1995
Review
1995
Conceptus energy and nitrogen demands in late pregnancy are mostly met by placental uptake of maternal glucose and amino acids… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
For sixteen years, the American Institute of Nutrition Rodent Diets, AIN-76 and AIN-76A, have been used extensively around the… (More)
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