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Microfluidic chip predicts risk of preterm birth

04:57 EDT 29 Jun 2017 | Science Daily

Preterm birth is the leading cause of neonatal morbidity and mortality. Now, researchers have developed a system to capture and identify a scarce blood peptide called P1 that can predict increased risk of preterm birth, offering the opportunity to delay birth or increase fetus viability to save lives and reduce lifelong disabilities.

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