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Effect of maternal smoke exposure in the placental morphometry and maternal-fetal DNA damage
(Placenta, 2006-01-01) [Resumo]
Mild gestational hyperglycaemia as a risk factor for metabolic syndrome in pregnancy and adverse perinatal outcomes
(Diabetes-metabolism Research and Reviews, 2008-05-01) [Artigo]
Objective The aims of this study were to evaluate the prevalence of metabolic syndrome (MS) in a cohort of pregnant women with a wide range of glucose tolerance, pre-pregnancy risk factors for MS during pregnancy and the ...
Melatonin effects on macrophage in diabetic rats and the maternal hyperglycemic implications for newborn rats
(International Journal of Diabetes and Metabolism, 2009-12-01) [Artigo]
The modulatory effects of melatonin (MLT) on maternal and fetal macrophages in diabetic rats and the repercussion of maternal hyperglycemia on fetus-placenta parameters were studied. This was achieved by determining maternal ...
Placentas from hyperglycemic pregnant women - Preliminary results on VEGF gene polymorphism
(Placenta, 2008-01-01) [Resumo]
Effects of Annona squamosa extract on early pregnancy in rats
(Phytomedicine, 2002-10-01) [Artigo]
Annona squamosa Linn., family Annonaceae, is said to show varied medicinal effects, including insecticide, antiovulatory and abortifacient. The purpose of present study was to investigate if A. squamosa seed aqueous extract, ...
Changes in apoptosis and Bcl-2 expression in human hyperglycemic, term placental trophoblast
(Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, 2006-08-01) [Artigo]
Apoptosis and its associated regulatory mechanisms are physiological events crucial to the maintenance of placental homeostasis; imbalance of these processes, however, such as occurs under various pathological conditions, ...