Docosahexaenoic Acid Supplementation in Pregnancy Modulates Placental Cellular Signaling and Nutrient Transport Capacity in Obese Women.
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology.
Centre for Trophoblast Research, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK.
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX.
Division of Reproductive Sciences, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO.
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics.
Department of Biochemistry, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX.
Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH.
Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO.
- Published Article
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism
The Endocrine Society
- Publication Date
Oct 18, 2017
Maternal DHA supplementation in pregnancy decreases placental inflammation and differentially modulates placental nutrient transport capacity and may mitigate adverse effects of maternal obesity on placental function.
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