In Utero Fetal Programming and Its Impact on Health in Adulthood

Adverse events during intrauterine life may program organ growth and favor disease later in life. This is the usually called 'Barker's hypothesis'. Increasing evidence suggests that conditions like vascular disease, hypertension, metabolic syndrome, and type 2 diabetes mellitus are pr...

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Autor Principal: Ramírez-Vélez, Robinson
Formato: Artículo (Article)
Lenguaje:Inglés (English)
Publicado: 2012
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Acceso en línea:https://repository.urosario.edu.co/handle/10336/23925
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.endonu.2012.02.002