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Placental Immune Defences - Protection Against Rejection and Infection

Liljander, Maria LU ; Arvola, Marie and Mattsson, Ragnar LU (2007)
Abstract
The placenta must not only provide nutrients and take care of fetal waste products, it also needs to protect the fetus from maternal immunological attacks while at the same time transmitting maternal immunoglobulins to ensure protection against infectious agents.
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Encyclopedia of life sciences
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John Wiley and Sons
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10.1002/9780470015902.a0001438.pub2
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English
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  abstract     = {The placenta must not only provide nutrients and take care of fetal waste products, it also needs to protect the fetus from maternal immunological attacks while at the same time transmitting maternal immunoglobulins to ensure protection against infectious agents.},
  author       = {Liljander, Maria and Arvola, Marie and Mattsson, Ragnar},
  booktitle    = {Encyclopedia of life sciences},
  language     = {eng},
  publisher    = {John Wiley and Sons},
  title        = {Placental Immune Defences - Protection Against Rejection and Infection},
  url          = {http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/9780470015902.a0001438.pub2},
  doi          = {10.1002/9780470015902.a0001438.pub2},
  year         = {2007},
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