Analysis of the mutation spectra provided insights into the mechanism(s) of BaP mutagenesis in utero
and whether these differ among tissues.
Documenting in utero
exposure in the medical record is important for tracking what substances are being used in pregnancy and which are associated with NAS.
Many women may not disclose they use cocaine during a history, but our laboratory and others have developed methods of ascertaining whether a baby has been exposed to cocaine in utero
, such as analysis of neonatal hair and meconium, biomarkers for maternal cocaine use that are validated and widely used by social services and clinicians in the United States and Canada.
The court said that while the mother and child in utero
are physically connected, an injury to one is not necessarily an injury to the other.
The court noted that the parties did not dispute that second generation claimants, as a result of exposure to DES in utero
, could develop cancer as part of their normal human development and experience if they survived to puberty and became sexually active.
If obituaries are published for in utero
deaths, some argue, opponents of abortion might use it as an opening which could lead to other demands.
GSK-3 beta function is important in a variety of biological processes, and mice with the tagged protein exhibited many problems in utero
, including cleft palates and sternum defects.
5 ppm arsenic in drinking water to define the impact of in utero
arsenic exposure at a known tumor-inducing level (Tokar et al.
We found that children exposed to maternal smoking in utero
had a 2.
Both children exposed to diabetes in utero
and those unexposed but who had adequate breastfeeding had significantly lower body mass index (BMI), waist circumference, subcutaneous adipose tissue (SAT), and visceral adipose tissue (VAT) at ages 6-13 years than did those with less breastfeeding.
Often the children have been infected in utero
At a meeting of the same panel in February, one case of an eye malformation (congenital ptosis, eye muscle paresis, and nystagmus) was reported in a baby exposed to citalopram (Celexa) in utero