Placental inflammation paper out

Placental inflammation paper out

NEW PAPER

Our latest paper, from Sara van Boeckel, together with Sarah Stock’s research teams, is now out in Placenta, available fully Open Access.

link to paper

This research suggests that placental inflammation does not increase release of cell free foetal DNA and that placental cff-DNA is not pro-inflammatory to circulating PBMCs.

Inflammation-mediated generation and inflammatory potential of human placental cell-free DNA.

van Boeckel, S. R., MacPherson, H., Norman, J. E., Davidson, D. J. , Stock, S. J.

Placenta 2020 (93):49-55

doi.org/10.1016/j.placenta.2020.02.016

 

Davidson lab supported by funding from: Medical Research Council