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Placenta

Known as: Placentomes, Placentome, Placentoma, Normal 
A highly vascularized mammalian fetal-maternal organ and major site of transport of oxygen, nutrients, and fetal waste products. It includes a fetal… Expand
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
Metagenomic approaches demonstrate that the human placenta is not sterile but harbors a unique microbiome. Bacteria in Healthy… Expand
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Hepcidin is a peptide hormone secreted by the liver in response to iron loading and inflammation. Decreased hepcidin leads to… Expand
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
At birth the trans-placental nutrient supply is suddenly interrupted, and neonates face severe starvation until supply can be… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Pre-eclampsia is associated with significant morbidity and mortality for mother and baby, but it resolves completely post partum… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Preface.- Examination of the placenta.- Macroscopic features of the delivered placenta.- Microscopic survey.- Placental types… Expand
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Leptin is a circulating hormone that is expressed abundantly and specifically in the adipose tissue1–5. It is involved in the… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
THE endothelial cell-specific vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF)1–5 and its cellular receptors Flt-1 (refs 6,7) and Flk-1… Expand
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
A methodical gross examination should be undertaken in all births and the results incorporated in the patient’s record. 
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
The complete 1,210-amino acid sequence of the human epidermal growth factor (EGF) receptor precursor, deduced from cDNA clones… Expand
Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
  • P. Thomas
  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences…
  • 1980
  • Corpus ID: 32138220
A simple and rapid method for transferring RNA from agarose gels to nitrocellulose paper for blot hybridization has been… Expand
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