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Title Human placental trophoblasts : impact of maternal nutrition / edited by Asim K. Duttaroy, Sanjay Basak
Published Boca Raton : CRC Press, ©2016


Description 1 online resource (437 pages)
Contents Front Cover -- Contents -- Preface -- Editors -- Contributors -- Chapter 1: Human Placenta Development, Structure, and Organization in Relation to Function and Fetal Development -- Chapter 2: Molecular Regulation of Human Extravillous Trophoblast Development -- Chapter 3: Epigenetics and the Placenta : Impact of Maternal Nutrition -- Chapter 4: Maternal Diet, Trophoblast Biology, and Epigenetic Regulation -- Chapter 5: Placental Amino Acid Transport in Response to Maternal Nutrition during Pregnancy -- Chapter 6: Fatty Acid Uptake and Metabolism in the Human Placenta
Chapter 7: The Roles of Fatty Acids in Fetal DevelopmentChapter 8: Role of Maternal Long-Chain Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids in Placental Development and Function -- Chapter 9: Importance of Cholesterol and Cholesterol Transporters in the Placental Trophoblast during Pregnancy -- Chapter 10: Maternal Fatty Acids and Their Effects on Placentation -- Chapter 11: Maternal Micronutrients, Placental Growth, and Fetal Outcome -- Chapter 12: Folic Acid Uptake and Its Regulation in the Placenta
Chapter 13: Vitamin D Effects on Pregnancy and Trophoblast Function : Limited Data yet Endless PossibilitiesChapter 14: Choline and Placental Trophoblast Development -- Chapter 15: Role of Calcium in Fetal Development -- Chapter 16: Maternal Obesity and Placental Vascular Function -- Chapter 17: Placental Dysfunction and Future Maternal Cardiovascular Disease -- Chapter 18: Trophoblast-Uterine Natural Killer Cell Interactions and Their Effect on Cytokines and Angiogenic Growth Factors -- Chapter 19: Effects of Hyperglycemia on Trophoblast Invasion and Angiogenesis
Chapter 20: Role of Cytokines in Healthy and Pathological PregnanciesChapter 21: Effect of Prepregnancy Body Weight and Pregnancy Outcome -- Chapter 22: The Aryl Hydrocarbon Receptor in the Human Placental Trophoblast : The Impact of Nutraceuticals and Natural Products -- Chapter 23: Impact of Environmental Pollutants on Placentation -- Chapter 24: Differential Gene Expression of the Placenta in Normal and Pathological Human Pregnancy -- Chapter 25: Placental Gene Expression in Pathological Pregnancies
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes English
Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed November 2, 2015)
Subject Placenta -- Physiology
Trophoblast -- Physiology
Fetus -- Growth.
Mothers -- Nutrition.
Trophoblasts -- physiology
Fetal Development
Placentation -- physiology
Maternal Nutritional Physiological Phenomena
Embryonic and Fetal Development -- physiology
Pregnancy Complications -- etiology
MEDICAL -- Physiology.
SCIENCE -- Life Sciences -- Human Anatomy & Physiology.
Mothers -- Nutrition
Fetus -- Growth
Placenta -- Physiology
Form Electronic book
Author Duttaroy, Asim K.
Basak, Sanjay.
ISBN 1482254298