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Docosahexaenoic Acid Supplementation in Pregnancy Modulates Placental Cellular Signaling and Nutrient Transport Capacity in Obese Women.

Authors
  • Lager, Susanne1, 2
  • Ramirez, Vanessa I3
  • Acosta, Ometeotl3
  • Meireles, Christiane3
  • Miller, Evelyn3
  • Gaccioli, Francesca1, 2
  • Rosario, Fredrick J4
  • Gelfond, Jonathan A L5
  • Hakala, Kevin6
  • Weintraub, Susan T6
  • Krummel, Debra A7
  • Powell, Theresa L4, 8
  • 1 Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology.
  • 2 Centre for Trophoblast Research, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK.
  • 3 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX.
  • 4 Division of Reproductive Sciences, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO.
  • 5 Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics.
  • 6 Department of Biochemistry, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX.
  • 7 Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH.
  • 8 Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO.
Type
Published Article
Journal
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism
Publisher
The Endocrine Society
Publication Date
Oct 18, 2017
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1210/jc.2017-01384
PMID: 29053802
Source
Medline
License
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Abstract

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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