Affiliation: University of Colorado Denver
- TLR-4-dependent and -independent mechanisms of fetal brain injury in the setting of preterm birthKelsey Breen
Maternal and Child Health Research Program, Department of OBGYN, Center for Research on Reproduction and Women s Health, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Reprod Sci 19:839-50. 2012..However, injured neurons could induce injury in other neurons regardless of TLR-4 competency. Our results indicate that initiation of neuronal injury is a TLR-4-dependent event, while propagation is a TLR-4-independent event...
- Intrauterine inflammation, insufficient to induce parturition, still evokes fetal and neonatal brain injuryMichal A Elovitz
Maternal and Child Health Research Program, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Center for Research in Reproduction and Women s Health, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 421 Curie Blvd, 1354 BRB 2 3, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6142, United States
Int J Dev Neurosci 29:663-71. 2011..Subclinical intrauterine inflammation can lead to fetal brain injury and is likely to be mechanistically associated with long term adverse outcomes for exposed offspring...
- Magnesium sulfate reduces inflammation-associated brain injury in fetal miceIrina Burd
Maternal and Child Health Research Program, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Center for Research on Reproduction and Women s Health, University of Pennsylvania, 1353 Biomedical Research Bldg II III, 421 Curie Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6142, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 202:292.e1-9. 2010..The purpose of this study was to investigate whether magnesium sulfate (MgSO(4)) prevents fetal brain injury in inflammation-associated preterm birth (PTB)...