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Amir A. Kuperman, Vyacheslav Gurevich: Assessing the involvement of the placental microbiome and virome in preeclampsia using non coding RNA sequencing (J Perinat Med . )

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Preeclampsia is a dangerous pregnancy complication. The source of preeclampsia is unknown, though the placenta is believed to have a central role in its pathogenesis. An association between maternal infection and preeclampsia has been demonstrated, yet the involvement of the placental microbiome in the etiology of preeclampsia has not been determined. In this study, we examined whether preeclampsia is associated with an imbalanced microorganism composition in the placenta.

Last Updated Date : 14/06/2021