Sylvie Girard


Affiliation: University of Montreal
Country: Canada


  1. request reprint
    Nadeau Vallée M, Obari D, Palacios J, Brien M, Duval C, Chemtob S, et al. Sterile inflammation and pregnancy complications: a review. Reproduction. 2016;152:R277-R292 pubmed
  2. Nadeau Vallée M, Obari D, Quiniou C, Lubell W, Olson D, Girard S, et al. A critical role of interleukin-1 in preterm labor. Cytokine Growth Factor Rev. 2016;28:37-51 pubmed publisher
  3. Brien M, Duval C, Palacios J, Boufaied I, Hudon Thibeault A, Nadeau Vallée M, et al. Uric Acid Crystals Induce Placental Inflammation and Alter Trophoblast Function via an IL-1-Dependent Pathway: Implications for Fetal Growth Restriction. J Immunol. 2017;198:443-451 pubmed
    ..Furthermore, our study describes a novel in vivo animal model of noninfectious inflammation during pregnancy, which is triggered by MSU crystals and leads to reduced fetal growth. ..