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New approach to repair defects in fetal membranes could prevent life-long medical conditions

New approach to repair defects in fetal membranes could prevent life-long medical conditions

Scientists use 3D imaging to help model complex processes performed by placenta

Scientists use 3D imaging to help model complex processes performed by placenta

Artificial placenta-based life support technology breaks its 4 minute mile

Artificial placenta-based life support technology breaks its 4 minute mile

Recurrent pregnancy loss may be caused by sperm DNA damage, finds study

Recurrent pregnancy loss may be caused by sperm DNA damage, finds study

Cancer imaging technique can help detect preeclampsia in pregnancy

Cancer imaging technique can help detect preeclampsia in pregnancy

Medical treatment for gestational diabetes could prevent long-term complications in children

Medical treatment for gestational diabetes could prevent long-term complications in children

Researchers move one step closer to finding a cure for spina bifida

Researchers move one step closer to finding a cure for spina bifida

Mother's treatment for infection during pregnancy increases child's risk for autism and depression

Mother's treatment for infection during pregnancy increases child's risk for autism and depression

Better regulation of the immune system may help manage preeclampsia

Better regulation of the immune system may help manage preeclampsia

Study sheds new light on early development of embryos

Study sheds new light on early development of embryos

Mother's dengue immunity influences the severity of Zika infection in infants

Mother's dengue immunity influences the severity of Zika infection in infants

Researchers develop blood test to predict spontaneous preterm birth

Researchers develop blood test to predict spontaneous preterm birth

Second-ever case of semi-identical (sesquizygotic) twins

Second-ever case of semi-identical (sesquizygotic) twins

New blood test detects genetic disorders in fetuses

New blood test detects genetic disorders in fetuses

Testosterone is not the only hormone needed for penis development

Testosterone is not the only hormone needed for penis development

New study helps doctors better understand high blood pressure in pregnant women

New study helps doctors better understand high blood pressure in pregnant women

Compounds found in fish oil may prevent pregnancy complications, finds study

Compounds found in fish oil may prevent pregnancy complications, finds study

PFAS chemicals pass through the placenta to fetal tissues throughout pregnancy

PFAS chemicals pass through the placenta to fetal tissues throughout pregnancy

Cardiovascular disease risk begins even before birth

Cardiovascular disease risk begins even before birth

Placenta adapts and compensates when pregnant mothers have poor diets or low oxygen

Placenta adapts and compensates when pregnant mothers have poor diets or low oxygen