Title

Placental-Specific Hypoxia Inducible Factor-1 alpha as a Model of Preeclampsia

Document Type

Abstract

Publication Date

9-2015

Abstract

Many pregnancy-associated disorders occur as a result of inappropriate placental development. Preeclampsia, which occurs in 5-8% of all births, is characterized by the lack of maternal spiral artery remodeling, maternal hypertension, low birth weight, and almost always results in premature birth.

DOI

10.1016/j.placenta.2015.07.234