The role of maternal-fetal cholesterol transport in early fetal life : current insights

The importance of maternal cholesterol as an exogenous cholesterol source for the growing embryo was first reported in studies of Smith-Lemli-Opitz syndrome. Although most of the fetus's cholesterol is synthesized by the fetus itself, there is now growing evidence that during the first weeks of...

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Published in:Biology of reproduction, Vol. 88, No. 1 (2013), p. 24
Main Author: Baardman, Maria E
Other Involved Persons: Kerstjens-Frederikse, Wilhelmina S ; Berger, Rolf M F ; Bakker, Marian K ; Hofstra, Robert M W ; Plösch, Torsten
Format: electronic Article
Item Description:Date Completed 05.06.2013
Date Revised 21.11.2013
published: Electronic-Print
Citation Status MEDLINE
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