maternal under nutrition

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maternal under nutrition

 A recent paper of Padmavathi IJ et al., published in Exp Physiol. 2009 Jun; 94(6):761-9 available at tells about the maternal under nutrition and the increase in the risk of adult chronic diseases, such as obesity and type 2 diabetes. They used chronic maternal zinc restriction paradigm in their study.

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interesting article. Does the

interesting article. Does the materno fetal interface has any correlation with neuronal development too......provided nutriton is not a limiting factor??