Structure of placental membrane

Known as: Placental Membrane, barriers placental, placental barrier 
A very thin layer of fetal connective tissue covering the placenta that functions to separate maternal blood from fetal blood.
National Institutes of Health

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
BACKGROUND The incidence of microcephaly in Brazil in 2015 was 20 times higher than in previous years. Congenital microcephaly is… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
Is this relevant?
Review
2008
Review
2008
Preeclampsia is a major contributor to the maternal and neonatal mortality and morbidity.1,2 It is the 2nd largest cause of… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVES Perfluorooctanesulfonate (PFOS) and perfluorooctanoate (PFOA) can be released of perfluorinated compounds by biotic… (More)
Is this relevant?
Review
2006
Review
2006
Epidemiological data have linked an adverse fetal environment with increased risks of cardiovascular, metabolic, neuroendocrine… (More)
Is this relevant?
Review
2002
Review
2002
One of the primary regulators of maternofetal glucose transfer is the density of glucose transporter proteins in the placenta… (More)
  • table 1
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Collectins are a family of C-type lectins that have collagen-like sequences and carbohydrate recognition domains (CRD). They are… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Glucocorticoids may underlie the association between prenatal stress, low birth weight and adult stress-associated disorders, e.g… (More)
Is this relevant?
Review
2000
Review
2000
During the first two-thirds of gestation, the mother is in an anabolic condition, increasing her fat depots thanks to both… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVES To evaluate interactions between toxic and essential elements in the mother-fetus relationship and possible predictors… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effects of in utero and lactational exposure to polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) and dioxins on the… (More)
  • table 1
  • table 3
  • table 2
  • table 4
  • table 5
Is this relevant?