Irene Cetin

Summary

Affiliation: University of Milan
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Fetal nutrition: a review
    Irene Cetin
    Institute of Obstetrics and Gynaecology L Mangiagalli, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Acta Paediatr Suppl 94:7-13. 2005
  2. pmc Effect of folate intake on health outcomes in pregnancy: a systematic review and meta-analysis on birth weight, placental weight and length of gestation
    Katalin Fekete
    Department of Biochemistry and Medical Chemistry, University of Pecs, Szigeti ut 12, H 7624, Pecs, Hungary
    Nutr J 11:75. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Maternal predictors of intrauterine growth restriction
    Irene Cetin
    Department of Biomedical and Clinical Sciences L Sacco, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 16:310-9. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Pathogenic mechanisms linking periodontal diseases with adverse pregnancy outcomes
    I Cetin
    Unit of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Clinical Sciences L Sacco, and Center for Fetal Research Giorgio Pardi, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Reprod Sci 19:633-41. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Placental iron transport and maternal absorption
    Irene Cetin
    Unit of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Department of Clinical Sciences, Hospital L Sacco, and Centre for Fetal Research Giorgio Pardi, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Ann Nutr Metab 59:55-8. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint A multidisciplinary approach to the future of reproduction
    I Cetin
    Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Milano, Milano, Italy
    Placenta 24:S3-4. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Maternal and fetal amino acid concentrations in normal pregnancies and in pregnancies with gestational diabetes mellitus
    Irene Cetin
    Unit of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Medicine, Surgery and Dentistry, San Paolo Hospital, University of Milano, Milano, Italy
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:610-7. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Pregenesys pre-eclampsia markers consensus meeting: What do we require from markers, risk assessment and model systems to tailor preventive strategies?
    I Cetin
    Unit of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Department of Clinical Sciences, L Sacco and Centre for Fetal Research Giorgio Pardi, University of Milan, 20157 Milano, Italy
    Placenta 32:S4-16. 2011
  9. pmc Long chain fatty acids and dietary fats in fetal nutrition
    Irene Cetin
    Department of Mother and Child, Hospital Luigi Sacco, University of Milan, Via G B Grassi 74, 20157 Milan, Italy
    J Physiol 587:3441-51. 2009
  10. doi request reprint The role of the placenta in intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR)
    Irene Cetin
    Unit of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Clinical Sciences L Sacco, University of Milan, Milano, Italy
    Z Geburtshilfe Neonatol 213:84-8. 2009

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Publications77

  1. ncbi request reprint Fetal nutrition: a review
    Irene Cetin
    Institute of Obstetrics and Gynaecology L Mangiagalli, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Acta Paediatr Suppl 94:7-13. 2005
    ..The regulation of the rate of intrauterine growth is the result of complex interactions between genetic inheritance, endocrine environment and availability of nutrients to the fetus...
  2. pmc Effect of folate intake on health outcomes in pregnancy: a systematic review and meta-analysis on birth weight, placental weight and length of gestation
    Katalin Fekete
    Department of Biochemistry and Medical Chemistry, University of Pecs, Szigeti ut 12, H 7624, Pecs, Hungary
    Nutr J 11:75. 2012
    ..The dose-response methodology outlined in the present systematic review may be useful for designing clinical studies on folate supplementation and for developing recommendations for pregnant women...
  3. doi request reprint Maternal predictors of intrauterine growth restriction
    Irene Cetin
    Department of Biomedical and Clinical Sciences L Sacco, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 16:310-9. 2013
    ..A comprehensive understanding of factors associated with IUGR will help in providing important tools for preventing and understanding adverse outcomes...
  4. doi request reprint Pathogenic mechanisms linking periodontal diseases with adverse pregnancy outcomes
    I Cetin
    Unit of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Clinical Sciences L Sacco, and Center for Fetal Research Giorgio Pardi, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Reprod Sci 19:633-41. 2012
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Placental iron transport and maternal absorption
    Irene Cetin
    Unit of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Department of Clinical Sciences, Hospital L Sacco, and Centre for Fetal Research Giorgio Pardi, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Ann Nutr Metab 59:55-8. 2011
    ..Consequently, it is crucial to understand the molecular basis of placental iron transport in order to optimize the iron intake recommendation, reducing adverse pregnancy outcomes for both the mother and her child...
  6. ncbi request reprint A multidisciplinary approach to the future of reproduction
    I Cetin
    Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Milano, Milano, Italy
    Placenta 24:S3-4. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Maternal and fetal amino acid concentrations in normal pregnancies and in pregnancies with gestational diabetes mellitus
    Irene Cetin
    Unit of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Medicine, Surgery and Dentistry, San Paolo Hospital, University of Milano, Milano, Italy
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:610-7. 2005
    ..This study was undertaken to compare amino acid concentrations in normal pregnancies and pregnancies with gestational diabetes (GDM), a condition associated with altered fetal growth...
  8. doi request reprint Pregenesys pre-eclampsia markers consensus meeting: What do we require from markers, risk assessment and model systems to tailor preventive strategies?
    I Cetin
    Unit of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Department of Clinical Sciences, L Sacco and Centre for Fetal Research Giorgio Pardi, University of Milan, 20157 Milano, Italy
    Placenta 32:S4-16. 2011
    ....
  9. pmc Long chain fatty acids and dietary fats in fetal nutrition
    Irene Cetin
    Department of Mother and Child, Hospital Luigi Sacco, University of Milan, Via G B Grassi 74, 20157 Milan, Italy
    J Physiol 587:3441-51. 2009
    ....
  10. doi request reprint The role of the placenta in intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR)
    Irene Cetin
    Unit of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Clinical Sciences L Sacco, University of Milan, Milano, Italy
    Z Geburtshilfe Neonatol 213:84-8. 2009
    ..This review summarizes the current knowledge about placental role in intrauterine growth restriction...
  11. ncbi request reprint Fetal growth restriction: a workshop report
    I Cetin
    Institute of Obstetrics and Gynecology L Mangiagalli, University of Milano School of Medicine, Via della Commenda 12, 20122 Milano, Italy
    Placenta 25:753-7. 2004
    ..Moreover, recent data on angiogenic growth factors as well as new information arising from application of gene chip technologies are discussed...
  12. ncbi request reprint Placental transport of amino acids in normal and growth-restricted pregnancies
    Irene Cetin
    San Paolo Department of Medicine, Surgery and Dentistry, Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Milano School of Medicine via A di Rudinì 8, 20142 Milano, Italy
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 110:S50-4. 2003
    ..Moreover, significant relationships can be found in arginine transport system and uterine oxygenation, suggesting a role in nitric oxide (NO) synthesis...
  13. doi request reprint Intrauterine growth restriction: implications for placental metabolism and transport. A review
    I Cetin
    Department of Clinical Sciences, University of Milan, 20151 Milano, Italy
    Placenta 30:S77-82. 2009
    ..This review summarizes the current knowledge about placental metabolism and transport in IUGR pregnancies and the relationship with severity of the disease...
  14. doi request reprint Infertility as a cancer risk factor - a review
    I Cetin
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Department of Mother and Child Hospital Luigi Sacco, University of Milano, Via GB Grassi 74, 20157 Milano, Italy
    Placenta 29:169-77. 2008
    ..Further studies about fertility drug treatments on larger populations may offer in the future longer follow-up and more precise data with better adjustments for confounding factors...
  15. ncbi request reprint Intrauterine growth restriction is associated with changes in polyunsaturated fatty acid fetal-maternal relationships
    Irene Cetin
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, DMCO Ospedale San Paolo, University of Milano, 20142 Milano, Italy
    Pediatr Res 52:750-5. 2002
    ..These differences might have a role in determining the biochemical environment leading to the neural and vascular complications associated with IUGR...
  16. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of fetal growth and fetal well-being
    Irene Cetin
    Institute of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Foundation IRCCS Policlinico, Mangiagalli and Regina Elena, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Semin Ultrasound CT MR 29:136-46. 2008
    ..Recently, three-dimensional ultrasound evaluation of fetal organs and placenta is being developed...
  17. doi request reprint Long-chain omega-3 fatty acid supply in pregnancy and lactation
    Irene Cetin
    Institute of Obstetrics and Gynecology, IRCCS Fondazione Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 11:297-302. 2008
    ..Positive associations have been shown between maternal intake of fish, seafood and omega-3 fatty acids during pregnancy and/or lactation and visual and cognitive development...
  18. ncbi request reprint The endocrine and metabolic profile of the growth-retarded fetus
    I Cetin
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, DMCO San Paolo Hospital, University of Milan, Italy
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 14:1497-505. 2001
    ..The metabolic and endocrine changes observed should be interpreted in relation to the severity of the disease...
  19. ncbi request reprint Elevated maternal levels of the long pentraxin 3 (PTX3) in preeclampsia and intrauterine growth restriction
    Irene Cetin
    Institute of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Fondazione IRCCS Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milan, Italy
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:1347-53. 2006
    ..We investigated pentraxin 3 levels in preeclampsia and intrauterine growth restriction, pregnancy conditions related to altered placentation...
  20. doi request reprint Role of micronutrients in the periconceptional period
    I Cetin
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Hospital L Sacco, University of Milan, Milano, Italy
    Hum Reprod Update 16:80-95. 2010
    ..In this review we focus on the reproductive risks related to some micronutrients during the periconceptional period, a critical step in determining fetal development and health due to the potential onset of several disorders...
  21. doi request reprint Maternal and fetal thrombophilia in intrauterine growth restriction in the presence or absence of maternal hypertensive disease
    Paola Pileri
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Hospital Luigi Sacco, Department of Medicine and Medical Specialties, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Reprod Sci 17:844-8. 2010
    ..09 CI 95% 1-4.5). The association was stronger in IUGR without PE and PIH (OR 2.9 CI 95% 1.3-6.6). This suggests a role for the fetal genotype in the development of IUGR...
  22. ncbi request reprint Maternal and foetal resistin and adiponectin concentrations in normal and complicated pregnancies
    Donatella Cortelazzi
    Endocrine Unit, Department of Medical Sciences, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milan, Italy
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 66:447-53. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate how resistin and adiponectin (ApN) are involved in maternal energy metabolism and foetal growth...
  23. ncbi request reprint Epigenetic modulation of the IGF2/H19 imprinted domain in human embryonic and extra-embryonic compartments and its possible role in fetal growth restriction
    Silvia Tabano
    Department of Medicine, Surgery and Dentistry, Unit of Medical Genetics, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milano, Italy
    Epigenetics 5:313-24. 2010
    ..Finally, because of placental hypomethylation, cautions should be exercised in diagnosis of imprinting diseases using chorionic villi...
  24. doi request reprint First trimester PTX3 levels in women who subsequently develop preeclampsia and fetal growth restriction
    Irene Cetin
    Unit of Obstetrics and Gynecology I, Department of Clinical Sciences Luigi Sacco, University of Milan, Italy
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 88:846-9. 2009
    ..This supports the hypothesis of an excessive maternal inflammatory response to pregnancy in the etiology of PE...
  25. ncbi request reprint Placental-fetal interrelationship in IUGR fetuses--a review
    Giorgio Pardi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, DMCO San Paolo, University of Milano School of Medicine, Via A Di Rudini 8, 20142 Milano, Italy
    Placenta 23:S136-41. 2002
    ..These findings suggest that both placental metabolism and transport are altered in intrauterine growth restriction in humans...
  26. doi request reprint Lack of association between maternal periodontal status and adverse pregnancy outcomes: a multicentric epidemiologic study
    Silvio Abati
    Dental Clinic, Department of Health Sciences, University of Milan, Via Beldiletto 1, Milan, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 26:369-72. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to explore the relationship between periodontal health and pregnancy outcomes in a large cohort of Italian postpartum women...
  27. doi request reprint Maternal and fetal fatty acid profile in normal and intrauterine growth restriction pregnancies with and without preeclampsia
    Gioia Alvino
    Unit of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Clinical Sciences L Sacco, University of Milan, Italy
    Pediatr Res 64:615-20. 2008
    ..We hypothesize that the differences observed in IUGR with PE for triglycerides and other lipids could be related to a difference in maternal phenotype...
  28. doi request reprint SNAT2 expression and regulation in human growth-restricted placentas
    Chiara Mandò
    1 Department of Biomedical and Clinical Sciences, Luigi Sacco Hospital, University of Milan, Milan, Italy 2 Center for Fetal Research Giorgio Pardi, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Pediatr Res 74:104-10. 2013
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Placental LPL gene expression is increased in severe intrauterine growth-restricted pregnancies
    Silvia Tabano
    Department of Medicine Surgery and Dentistry, University of Milano, Italy
    Pediatr Res 59:250-3. 2006
    ..In conclusion, placental LPL mRNA gene expression is increased in severe IUGR, characterized by enhanced vascular placental resistances and alterations of placental nutrient transport...
  30. doi request reprint Critical issues in setting micronutrient recommendations for pregnant women: an insight
    Cristiana Berti
    Unit of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Clinical Sciences Hospital L Sacco and Center for Fetal Research Giorgio Pardi, University of Milan, 20157 Milano, Italy
    Matern Child Nutr 6:5-22. 2010
    ..Consequently, nutrition during pregnancy might have long-lasting effects on the well-being of the mother and the fetus, and may further influence the health of the baby at a later age...
  31. ncbi request reprint Circulating levels of ghrelin in human fetuses
    Donatella Cortelazzi
    Institute of Endocrine Sciences, Ospedale Maggiore IRCCS, University of Milan, Milano, Italy
    Eur J Endocrinol 149:111-6. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate circulating levels of ghrelin in appropriate for gestational age (AGA) or intrauterine growth-restricted (IUGR) fetuses...
  32. doi request reprint Cerebral maturation in IUGR and appropriate for gestational age preterm babies
    Luca A Ramenghi
    NICU, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, University Department of Mother and Infant Sciences, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy
    Reprod Sci 18:469-75. 2011
    ..We observed, however, a mild delay in myelination in IUGR with brain sparing in utero. The relevance of this finding needs to be investigated with long-term follow-up...
  33. doi request reprint Angiotensin-converting enzyme and adducin-1 polymorphisms in women with preeclampsia and gestational hypertension
    Chiara Mandò
    Unit of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Clinical Sciences L Sacco, University of Milan, Italy
    Reprod Sci 16:819-26. 2009
    ..This was confirmed in mild PE, whereas no significance was found in severe PE. This could suggest that different factors may lead to mild and severe PE, with ACE polymorphism playing a more important role in the mild form...
  34. doi request reprint Lactate detection in the brain of growth-restricted fetuses with magnetic resonance spectroscopy
    Irene Cetin
    Center for Fetal Research Giorgio Pardi, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 205:350.e1-7. 2011
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Cardiac autonomic modulation in normal, high-risk, and in vitro fertilization pregnancies during the first trimester
    Patrizio Antonazzo
    Unit of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Medicine, Surgery and Dentistry, San Paolo Hospital, University of Milano, Milan, Italy
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 190:199-205. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to test the adaptation of autonomic modulation of heart rate in high-risk or in vitro fertilization (IVF) pregnancies during the first trimester...
  36. doi request reprint Maternal blood mitochondrial DNA content during normal and intrauterine growth restricted (IUGR) pregnancy
    Francesca Colleoni
    Unit of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Clinical Sciences L Sacco and Center for Fetal Research Giorgio Pardi, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 203:365.e1-6. 2010
    ..We investigated mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) content in the maternal circulation of normal pregnancies of different gestational ages and in pregnancies complicated by intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR)...
  37. ncbi request reprint Human fetal growth and organ development: 50 years of discoveries
    Giorgio Pardi
    Institute of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Milano, IRCCS Foundation Policlinico, Mangiagalli and Regina Elena, Italy
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:1088-99. 2006
    ..This knowledge in the healthy fetus will improve the ability of clinicians to recognize abnormal phenotypes of the different fetal organs, thus allowing to stage fetal diseases...
  38. ncbi request reprint The effect of maternal hypothermic cardiopulmonary bypass on fetal lamb temperature, hemodynamics, oxygenation, and acid-base balance
    Giorgio Pardi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Paolo Hospital, Milan, Italy
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 127:1728-34. 2004
    ..To evaluate fetal-maternal temperature relationship and fetal cardiovascular and metabolic response during maternal hypothermic cardiopulmonary bypass in pregnant ewes...
  39. ncbi request reprint Biparental expression of ESX1L gene in placentas from normal and intrauterine growth-restricted pregnancies
    Francesca R Grati
    Dipartimento di Medicina, Chirurgia ed Odontoiatria, Universita di Milano, Milano, Italy
    Eur J Hum Genet 12:272-8. 2004
    ..These findings provide evidence that ESX1L is not imprinted in human third-trimester placentas and there is no parent-of-origin effect of chromosome X associated with placental insufficiency...
  40. ncbi request reprint Intrauterine growth restriction and genetic predisposition to thrombophilia
    Franca Franchi
    Angelo Bianchi Bonomi Haemophilia and Thrombosis Centre and Department of Internal Medicine, IRCCS Maggiore Hospital, University of Milan, Italy
    Haematologica 89:444-9. 2004
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Adiponectin expression in human fetal tissues during mid- and late gestation
    S Corbetta
    Institute of Endocrine Sciences, Ospedale Maggiore IRCCS, Via F Sforza, 35, 20122 Milan, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:2397-402. 2005
    ..The unexpected pattern of ApN expression in the human fetus may account for the high ApN levels in cord blood and predicts novel roles for ApN during fetal development...
  42. ncbi request reprint Fetal and placental chromosomal mosaicism revealed by QF-PCR in severe IUGR pregnancies
    F R Grati
    Cattedra di Genetica Medica, Dipartimento di Medicina, Chirurgia ed Odontoiatria, Polo San Paolo, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy
    Placenta 26:10-8. 2005
    ..Our findings indicate that extensive molecular and cytogenetic studies of IUGR fetal and placental tissues are necessary to reveal at least part of the heterogeneous genetic lesions implicated in IUGR phenotypes...
  43. ncbi request reprint Post-zygotic origin of complete maternal chromosome 7 isodisomy and consequent loss of placental PEG1/MEST expression
    M Miozzo
    Laboratorio di Genetica Medica, Universita di Milano, Italy
    Placenta 22:813-21. 2001
    ..The delayed fetal growth could be the phenotypic effect of the imbalance between imprinted and non-imprinted genes on chromosome 7 in the fetus or the result of abnormal placental function during pregnancy...
  44. doi request reprint Transferrin receptor gene and protein expression and localization in human IUGR and normal term placentas
    C Mandò
    Dept of Clinical Sciences L Sacco, Unit of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Milan, Via G B Grassi 74, 20157 Milan, Italy
    Placenta 32:44-50. 2011
    ..Further studies are needed to study components of the placental Fe transport system and to clarify the regulation mechanisms involved in TFRC expression, possibly altered in IUGR placentas...
  45. pmc Relationship between in utero sonographic evaluation and subcutaneous plicometry after birth in infants with intrauterine growth restriction: an exploratory study
    Nadia Liotto
    NICU, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, University Department of Mother and Infant Sciences, University of Milan, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 36:70. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the concordance between the fetal ultrasonographic measurement of subcutaneous tissue thicknesses and the skinfold thicknesses assessment in intrauterine growth restricted newborns...
  46. ncbi request reprint Excess of amniotic fluid: pathophysiology, correlated diseases and clinical management
    Maria Sichilenda Nobile de Santis
    Department of Medicine, Surgery and Dentistry, San Paolo Hospital, University of Milan, Italy
    Acta Biomed 75:53-5. 2004
    ..The therapeutic approach will be defined according to the definition of the underlying cause. Many cases will benefit from bedrest, tocolysis and induction of lung maturation...
  47. pmc Heparin in pregnant women with previous placenta-mediated pregnancy complications: a prospective, randomized, multicenter, controlled clinical trial
    Ida Martinelli
    A Bianchi Bonomi Hemophilia and Thrombosis Center, Department of Medicine and Medical Specialties, Fondazione Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico, Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Pace 9, Milan, Italy
    Blood 119:3269-75. 2012
    ..agenziafarmaco.it as EudraCT 2006-004205-26...
  48. pmc Folate intake and markers of folate status in women of reproductive age, pregnant and lactating women: a meta-analysis
    Cristiana Berti
    Unit of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Clinical Sciences Hospital L Sacco and Center for Fetal Research Giorgio Pardi, University of Milan, 20157 Milan, Italy
    J Nutr Metab 2012:470656. 2012
    ..This dose-response methodology may be applied for setting requirements for women in childbearing age, as well as for pregnant and lactating women...
  49. ncbi request reprint Cationic amino acid transporter activity in the syncytiotrophoblast microvillous plasma membrane and oxygenation of the uteroplacental unit
    T Radaelli
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, DMCO San Paolo, University of Milano School of Medicine, Milano, Italy
    Placenta 23:S69-74. 2002
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint Lack of expression of endometrial prolactin in early implantation failure: a pilot study
    E Garzia
    Department of Medicine, Surgery and Dentistry, University of Milan, San Paolo Hospital, Via di Rudinì, 8, 20142 Milan, Italy
    Hum Reprod 19:1911-6. 2004
    ..We investigated the expression of endometrial prolactin (e-PRL) and prolactin receptor (PRL-R) in the endometrium of women affected by unexplained infertility (UI) and repeated miscarriages (RM)...
  51. doi request reprint Higher mitochondrial DNA content in human IUGR placenta
    D Lattuada
    Institute of Obstetrics and Gynecology I L Mangiagalli, University of Milano, IRCCS Policlinico, Mangiagalli and Regina Elena, Via della Commenda 12, 20122 Milano, Italy
    Placenta 29:1029-33. 2008
    ..Furthermore, we found that this rise was inversely related to oxygen tension in the umbilical vein. Although no specific pathogenetic role can be implied, mtDNA increases with hypoxia in placentas of IUGR...
  52. doi request reprint Should HCV discordant couples with a seropositive male partner be treated with assisted reproduction techniques (ART)?
    Valeria Savasi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Reproductive Medicine Centre, DSC L Sacco Hospital, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 167:181-4. 2013
    ..We studied the results of our reproductive assistance with sperm washing in HCV discordant couples, all treated in a single center, including the serological status of mothers and babies, and the outcome of the pregnancies...
  53. doi request reprint A tag-less method for direct isolation of human umbilical vein endothelial cells by gravitational field-flow fractionation
    Debora Lattuada
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Anal Bioanal Chem 405:977-84. 2013
    ..The approach can be easily integrated into clinical and biomedical procedures...
  54. doi request reprint Self-reported oral hygiene habits and periodontal symptoms among postpartum women
    Alessandro Villa
    Dental Clinic, Department of Medicine, Surgery and Dentistry, University of Milano, Milan, Italy
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 284:245-9. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study is to describe oral hygiene practices and periodontal symptoms among postpartum women and to assess whether self-reported periodontal symptoms are correlated with a clinical diagnosis of periodontal disease...
  55. doi request reprint A glycomimetic compound inhibits DC-SIGN-mediated HIV infection in cellular and cervical explant models
    Angela Berzi
    Department of Clinical Sciences L Sacco, University of Milan, Segrate, Italy
    AIDS 26:127-37. 2012
    ..Inhibition of HIV interaction with DC-SIGN thus represents a potential therapeutic approach for viral entry inhibition at the mucosal level...
  56. ncbi request reprint eNOS, COX-2, and prostacyclin production are impaired in endothelial cells from diabetics
    Chiara Bolego
    Department of Pharmacological Sciences, University of Milan, Italy
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 339:188-90. 2006
    ....
  57. ncbi request reprint Ethical issues in perinatal nutrition research
    Irene Cetin
    University of Milano, Italy
    Adv Exp Med Biol 569:132-8. 2005
    ....
  58. doi request reprint Clinical relationship and psychological experience of hospitalization in "high-risk" pregnancy
    Melissa L Pozzo
    Fondazione IRCCS Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 149:136-42. 2010
    ....
  59. ncbi request reprint Amino acid interconversions in the fetal-placental unit: the animal model and human studies in vivo
    I Cetin
    Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Paolo Department of Medicine, Surgery, and Odontoiatry, University of Milano School of Medicine, via A. di Rudini, 20142 Milano, Italy
    Pediatr Res 49:148-54. 2001
    ..This reduction is proportional to the degree of severity of intrauterine growth restriction but is significant also in those intrauterine growth-restricted fetuses with normal oxygenation and acid-base status...
  60. doi request reprint Effects of gestational diabetes on fetal oxygen and glucose levels in vivo
    E Taricco
    Department of Clinical Sciences L Sacco, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    BJOG 116:1729-35. 2009
    ..Fetal hypoxia and acidemia have been reported in pregestational diabetic pregnancies in relation to poor glycaemic control, but it is still uncertain whether this is the case in apparently well-controlled gestational diabetes...
  61. ncbi request reprint Plasma amino acid concentrations throughout normal pregnancy and early stages of intrauterine growth restricted pregnancy
    A M Di Giulio
    Department of Medicine, Surgery and Dentistry, School of Medicine, University of Milan, Polo San Paulo, Via A Di Rudini 8, 20142 Milan, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 15:356-62. 2004
    ..Assessment of maternal plasma amino acids during normal gestation and in early stages of intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR)...
  62. ncbi request reprint Circulating levels of inhibin A, inhibin B and activin A in normal and intrauterine growth restricted (IUGR) fetuses
    P S Morpurgo
    Institute of Endocrine Sciences, Ospedale Maggiore IRCCS and Unit of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Via Francesco Sforza, 35, 20122 Milano, Italy
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 117:38-44. 2004
    ..To evaluate the relationships between circulating levels of inhibin A, inhibin B and activin A, and sex, gestational age and gonadotropins in normal and pathological fetuses...
  63. ncbi request reprint Advanced tubal pregnancy associated with severe fetal growth restriction: a case report
    T Radaelli
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, DMCO San Paolo, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 13:422-5. 2003
    ..Progressing tubal pregnancy and its placental histological characteristics could be a model of placental dysfunction typically associated with intrauterine growth restriction...
  64. ncbi request reprint Intrauterine growth of normal thyroid
    T Radaelli
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, DMCO San Paolo, Italy
    Gynecol Endocrinol 16:427-30. 2002
    ..The normal ranges of this simple index of thyroid growth can be useful both as screening and for the clinical evaluation of pregnant patients with thyroid disorders...
  65. ncbi request reprint Fetal development after assisted reproduction--a review
    I Cetin
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, DMCO San Paolo, University of Milano, Milano, Italy
    Placenta 24:S104-13. 2003
    ..Therefore concern has also arisen around the possible long term and transgenerational effects of assisted reproduction procedures and studies should be carried out to evaluate these possibilities...
  66. doi request reprint International issues in stillbirth
    F Facchinetti
    Mother Infant Department, Unit of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 21:425-8. 2008
    ....
  67. ncbi request reprint Foetal and placental weights in relation to maternal characteristics in gestational diabetes
    E Taricco
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ospedale San Paolo, University of Milano, Italy
    Placenta 24:343-7. 2003
    ..In GDM pregnancies a significantly negative correlation was found between the OGTT response and weights of foetus and placentae at delivery, suggesting that both foetal and placental growth are affected by maternal insulin resistance...
  68. pmc Evidence of placental translation inhibition and endoplasmic reticulum stress in the etiology of human intrauterine growth restriction
    Hong Wa Yung
    Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 3EG, UK
    Am J Pathol 173:451-62. 2008
    ..These findings may account for the increased microparticulate placental debris in the maternal circulation of these cases, leading to endothelial cell activation and impairing placental development...
  69. ncbi request reprint Intrauterine growth restriction is associated with alterations in placental lipoprotein receptors and maternal lipoprotein composition
    Christian Wadsack
    Clinic of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 14, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 292:E476-84. 2007
    ..28 +/- 0.20, P = 0.002). We conclude that LDL-R and SR-BI levels are altered in IUGR pregnancies. These differences were associated with changes in LDL, but not HDL, mobility and cholesterol concentration in maternal circulation...
  70. doi request reprint The roles of long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids in pregnancy, lactation and infancy: review of current knowledge and consensus recommendations
    Berthold Koletzko
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Munich, Munchen, Germany
    J Perinat Med 36:5-14. 2008
    ..Dietary LC-PUFA supply should continue after the first six months of life, but currently there is not sufficient information for quantitative recommendations...
  71. ncbi request reprint Placental phenotypes of intrauterine growth
    Colin P Sibley
    Division of Human Development, Acadamic Unit of Child Health, The Medical School, University of Manchester, St Mary s Hospital, Manchester M13 OJH, UK
    Pediatr Res 58:827-32. 2005
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  72. ncbi request reprint Dietary fat intakes for pregnant and lactating women
    Berthold Koletzko
    Dr von Hauner Children s Hospital, University of Munich, Germany
    Br J Nutr 98:873-7. 2007
    ....
  73. ncbi request reprint Annexin V C/T-1 polymorphism and pregnancy complications
    Franca Franchi
    Haematologica 91:864. 2006
    ..The presence of the -1 CT or TT genotype did not show a protective effect in normal pregnancies...
  74. pmc Anti-inflammatory and immunosuppressive drugs and reproduction
    Monika Østensen
    Department of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology Allergology, University Hospital of Bern, Switzerland
    Arthritis Res Ther 8:209. 2006
    ..Recommendations for drug treatment during pregnancy and lactation are given...
  75. ncbi request reprint Recurrent late fetal death in women with and without thrombophilia
    Ida Martinelli
    Thromb Haemost 87:358-9. 2002
  76. ncbi request reprint A rebuttal: foetal growth restriction in children with prothrombotic risk factors
    Irene Cetin
    Thromb Haemost 87:926; author reply 927. 2002
  77. ncbi request reprint Three cases with de novo 6q imbalance and variable prenatal phenotype
    Francesca R Grati
    Dipartimento di Medicina, Chirurgia ed Odontoiatria, Genetica Medica, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milano, Italia
    Am J Med Genet A 136:254-8. 2005
    ..In such cases counseling should suggest the impossibility of excluding recurrence of a chromosomal imbalance, and should discuss the option of early prenatal diagnosis in subsequent pregnancies...