Early Nutrition and Lifestyle Factors

Effects on First Trimester Placenta

Authors: Duttaroy, Asim K., Basak, Sanjay

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  • Highlights the impact of nutrients on early placentation processes
  • Focuses on cellular and molecular mechanisms involved in human placental blood vessel formation
  • Provides an update on the role of maternal dietary, health and lifestyle factors
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This book highlights the impact of nutrients on early placentation processes and their relevance for fetal growth and pregnancy outcome.​ The role of maternal nutrition on fetal growth and development has been evidenced in many epidemiological studies that included infamous Dutch famine, Helsinki Birth cohort and others. Fetal programming hypothesis states that the nutritional and other environmental conditions under which an individual develops from pre-conception to birth has a major impact on the future health of the newborn child. The developmental environment of the fetus is primarily dependent on two major factors that are maternal nutritional state (excess/low/imbalance) and placental function. Placentation is characterized by the extensive remodeling of the maternal uterine vasculature producing low-resistance blood vessels that facilitate the exchange of nutrients and wastes between the mother and the fetus. Cellular and molecular mechanisms involved in human placental blood vessel formation, which are now well established, are discussed.

About the authors

Asim K. Duttaroy is Professor in the Division of Clinical Nutrition at the University of Oslo, Norway. Sanjay Basak, PhD, works in the Molecular Biology Division of the National Institute of Nutrition (ICMR), Hyderabad, India.

Table of contents (12 chapters)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

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eBook 128,39 €
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Hardcover 166,39 €
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Softcover 166,39 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Early Nutrition and Lifestyle Factors
Book Subtitle
Effects on First Trimester Placenta
Authors
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-38804-5
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-38804-5
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-38802-1
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-81750-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 159
Number of Illustrations
4 b/w illustrations, 14 illustrations in colour
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