Fetal Nutrition, Metabolism, and Immunology: The Role of the Placenta

Paperback (Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1984)
$99.00
BN.com price
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (8) from $91.20   
  • New (7) from $91.20   
  • Used (1) from $129.71   
Sending request ...

More About This Book

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781468411935
  • Publisher: Springer US
  • Publication date: 4/30/2013
  • Series: Trophoblast Research Series , #1
  • Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1984
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 387
  • Product dimensions: 7.00 (w) x 10.00 (h) x 0.82 (d)

Table of Contents

History of the Rochester Trophoblast Conferences.- Nutrition.- Nutrition, Intrauterine Growth Retardation and the Placenta.- The Ultrastructural Basis of the Nutritional Transfer: Evidence of Different Patterns in the Plasma Membranes of the Multilayered Placental Barrier.- Human Placental Amino Acid Transfer and Metabolism in Oxygenated and Anoxic Conditions.- Bidirectional Transfer of—-Aminoisobutyric Acid by the Perfused Human Placental Lobule.- The Effects of Anoxia on Human Placental Metabolism and Fetal Substrate Profile Investigated by an In Vitro Placental Perfusion Technique.- Clearance of—-Aminoisobutyric Acid during In Situ Perfusion of the Guinea Pig Placenta.- Factors Affecting the Uptake of—-Amino Acids by Human Placental Villus: Acetylcholine, Phospholipid Methylation, Ca++ and Cytoskeletal Organization.- Depression of Amino Acid Uptake in Human Placental Villus by Cocaine, Morphine and Nicotine.- Transport of Nutrients in the Early Human Placenta: Amino Acid, Creatine, Vitamin B12.- Studies on the Placental Hydrolysis and Transfer of Lipids to the Fetal Guinea Pig.- Doppler Assessment of Fetoplacental Circulatory Dynamics.- Fine Structure of the Human Chorion Laeve.- Nutrition Reports.- Metabolism.- Enzymes, Receptors, Metabolism and Placental Function.- cAMP-Dependent Protein Kinase and cAMP, cGMP and Calcium Stimulated Phosphorylation in Human Placenta: Comparison of Cytosol and Membrane Fractions.- Interaction between Membrane Function and Protein Synthesis in the Human Placenta In Vitro.- Metabolic Changes in Human Placental Tissue in Diabetes Mellitus.- Steroid and Protein Metabolism by the Trophoblast.- In Vivo and In Vitro Studies of the Dehydroepiandosterone Sulfate Metabolism in Cases of Impaired Estrogen Secretion.- The Placenta as a Target Tissue for Steroids.- The Placental Secretion of SP1: A Comparison of Concentrations in Retroplacental and Peripheral Blood.- Storage and Release of Renin and hCG in Trophoblast from Human Chorion Laeve.- The Arachidonic Acid Pathway and the Secretion of Chorionic Gonadotropin (hCG) and Progesterone by the Cultured Human Choriocarcinoma JEG-3 Cell.- Metabolism Reports.- Immunology.- Antibody-Induced Abortion in pp Women in Three Different Studies.- A Cell-Mediated Immune Defect in Recurrent Spontaneous Abortions.- Pregnancy-Associated Plasma Protein-A (PAPP-A) is a Specific Inhibitor of the Third Component of Human Complement.- The Embryopathologic Effects of Teratogenic Yolk Sac Antiserum.- Analysis of Sera from Monkeys with Histories of Fetal Wastage and the Identification of Teratogenicity in Sera from Human Chronic Spontaneous Aborters using Rat Embryo Cultures.- Prolonged Survival of Human Decidual Grafts in a Xenogeneic Host.- Immunology Reports.- List of Contributors.

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)