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Infections of amniotic fluid may be a significant cause of premature birth

Infections of amniotic fluid may be a significant cause of premature birth

Maternal deaths following cesarean delivery can be reduced

Maternal deaths following cesarean delivery can be reduced

Measuring amniotic volumes - single deepest vertical pocket technique best

Measuring amniotic volumes - single deepest vertical pocket technique best

Protein in embryonic stem cells control malignant tumor cells

Protein in embryonic stem cells control malignant tumor cells

A taste for alcohol may come from the womb

A taste for alcohol may come from the womb

Food preferences begin in the womb

Food preferences begin in the womb

What's in a name? Labels like 'normal' and 'abnormal' on test results can affect patients' medical decisions

What's in a name? Labels like 'normal' and 'abnormal' on test results can affect patients' medical decisions

Rapid testing for pre-natal detection of Down syndrome

Rapid testing for pre-natal detection of Down syndrome

Testosterone in the womb linked to autism

Testosterone in the womb linked to autism

Proteomic analysis of human amniotic fluid

Proteomic analysis of human amniotic fluid

Inflammation from bacterial infections linked to preterm births and deaths

Inflammation from bacterial infections linked to preterm births and deaths

Bacteria from mouth found in the amniotic fluid of some pregnant women

Bacteria from mouth found in the amniotic fluid of some pregnant women

Stress experienced by a woman during pregnancy may effect unborn child

Stress experienced by a woman during pregnancy may effect unborn child

MR spectroscopy of choline levels shows promise as a marker of fetal lung maturity

MR spectroscopy of choline levels shows promise as a marker of fetal lung maturity

MR spectroscopy of choline levels shows promise as a marker of fetal lung maturity

MR spectroscopy of choline levels shows promise as a marker of fetal lung maturity

After age 40 pregnant mums have three times the risk of stillbirth

After age 40 pregnant mums have three times the risk of stillbirth

What's the best way to treat twin-twin transfusion syndrome?

What's the best way to treat twin-twin transfusion syndrome?

New diagnostic technology for routine prenatal genetic testing

New diagnostic technology for routine prenatal genetic testing

Stem cells derived from human amniotic fluid appear to offer many of the benefits of embryonic stem cells

Stem cells derived from human amniotic fluid appear to offer many of the benefits of embryonic stem cells

BIO urges Congress to pass Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act

BIO urges Congress to pass Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act