Advertisement

Topics

Agouti-related Peptide (AgRP) in Healthy Mothers and Mothers With Preeclampsia and Their Offspring

2014-08-27 03:16:54 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The study is focused on the investigation of possible associations between plasma/serum levels of agouti related peptide (AgRP) and its genetic background in healthy women with physiological pregnancy (non-preeclamptic) and women with preeclampsia, in the postpartum period, and in their offspring.

Description

The study is focused on investigation of possible genotype-phenotype interactions of agouti-related peptide (AgRP) in postpartum non-preeclamptic women and preeclamptic women and in their offspring.

Study Design

Observational Model: Case Control, Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional

Conditions

Preeclampsia

Location

Masaryk university affiliated hospital, Clinic of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Brno
Moravia
Czech Republic
625 00

Status

Completed

Source

Masaryk University

Results (where available)

View Results

Links

Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:16:54-0400

Clinical Trials [153 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Novel Biomarkers of Preeclampsia

This is a research study designed to help identify preeclampsia in pregnant women earlier, and possibly lead to better treatment for women preeclampsia.

Evaluation of the Possible Relationship Between Preeclampsia and Periodontal Disease

The primary objective of the study is to assess the incidence and severity of the periodontal infection of patients with preeclampsia. The secondary objective of the study is to analyze t...

RCT of Antioxidant Therapy to Prevent Preeclampsia in Brazil

The perinatal morbidity and mortality rates for Brazil are five to ten-fold higher than those reported for upper income countries. This study tests the likelihood that the joint administr...

Association of Periodontitis and Preeclampsia During Pregnancy

Infections affecting the mother during pregnancy may produce alterations in the normal cytokine and hormone-regulated gestation, which could result in preeclampsia, preterm labor, prematur...

Low Dose Aspirin in the Prevention of Preeclampsia in China

Preeclampsia is one of the three leading causes of maternal morbidity and mortality all over the world. The use of low dose aspirin has been mentioned in several studies with promising res...

PubMed Articles [184 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Hypermethylation of delta-like homolog 1/maternally expressed gene 3 loci in human umbilical veins: insights into offspring vascular dysfunction born after preeclampsia.

Increasing epidemiological studies have confirmed the association between maternal preeclampsia and elevated blood pressure in their offspring. Though case-control or cohort studies have demonstrated ...

Association of imbalanced sex hormone production with excessive procoagulation factor SerpinF2 in preeclampsia.

Preeclampsia, a serious pregnancy-associated syndrome, is the leading cause of maternal and perinatal morbidity and mortality. Significant exacerbation of the hypercoagulation status as well as imbala...

Application of metabolomics to preeclampsia diagnosis.

Preeclampsia is a multifactorial disorder defined by hypertension and increased urinary protein excretion during pregnancy. It is a significant cause of maternal and neonatal deaths worldwide. Despite...

Terminal Complement Activation in Preeclampsia.

To evaluate whether C5b-9 concentrations in blood and urine are increased in preeclampsia with severe features.

Characteristics and severity of preeclampsia in young and elderly gravidas with hypertensive disease.

Advanced maternal age (AMA) is associated with increased risk for preeclampsia, however, a paucity of data exists regarding the characteristics of the disease in this age group. Our aim was to compare...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

None available.

More From BioPortfolio on "Agouti-related Peptide (AgRP) in Healthy Mothers and Mothers With Preeclampsia and Their Offspring"

Advertisement
Quick Search
Advertisement
Advertisement

 

Relevant Topics

Blood
Blood is a specialized bodily fluid that delivers necessary substances to the body's cells (in animals) – such as nutrients and oxygen – and transports waste products away from those same cells.  In vertebrates, it is composed of blo...

Nutrition
Within medicine, nutrition (the study of food and the effect of its components on the body) has many different roles. Appropriate nutrition can help prevent certain diseases, or treat others. In critically ill patients, artificial feeding by tubes need t...

Women's Health
Women's Health - key topics include breast cancer, pregnancy, menopause, stroke Follow and track Women's Health News on BioPortfolio: Women's Health News RSS Women'...


Searches Linking to this Trial