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During pregnancy, the mother must adapt her body systems to support nutrient and oxygen supply for growth of the baby in utero… Expand Inflammation is a process by which tissues respond to various insults. It is characterized by upregulation of chemokines… Expand The environment in which the fetus develops is critical for its survival and long-term health. The regulation of normal human… Expand Abstract Progesterone is unequivocally required for maternal support of conceptus (embryo/fetus and associated extraembryonic… Expand The excitement and controversy surrounding the potential role of human embryonic stem (ES) cells in transplantation therapy have… Expand Historically, insulin resistance during pregnancy has been ascribed to increased production of placental hormones and cortisol… Expand Breast cancer, the most frequent spontaneous malignancy diagnosed in women in the western world, is continuously increasing in… Expand Babies who are small at birth or during infancy have increased rates of cardiovascular disease and non-insulin-dependent diabetes… Expand Pragnancy has commonly been viewed as a cooperative interaction between a mother and her fetus. The effects of natural selection… Expand