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Featured Articles

The following featured articles include those from NICHD researchers or NICHD-supported researchers.

  • Adzick, N. S., Thom, E. A., Spong, C. Y., Brock, J. W., III, Burrows, P. K., Johnson, M. P., et al. (2011). A randomized trial of prenatal versus postnatal repair of myelomeningocele. New England Journal of Medicine, 364, 993-1004. PMID: 21306277
  • Kannan, S., Dai, H., Navath, R. S., Balakrishnan, B., Jyoti, A., Janisse, J., et al. (2012). Dendrimer-based postnatal therapy for neuroinflammation and cerebral palsy in a rabbit model. Science Translational Medicine, 4(130), 130ra46. PMID 22517883
  • Mills, J. L., Troendle, J., Conley, M. R., Carter, T., & Druschel, C. M. (2010). Maternal obesity and congenital heart defects: A population-based study. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 91, 1543-1549. PMID 20375192
  • Molloy, A. M., Kirke, P. N., Troendle, J. F., Burke, H., Sutton, M., Brody, L. C., et al. (2009). Maternal vitamin B12 status and risk of neural tube defects in a population with high neural tube defect prevalence and no folic acid fortification. Pediatrics, 123, 917-923. PMID 19255021
  • Rouse, D. J., Hirtz, D. G., Thom, E., Varner, M. W., Spong, C. Y., Mercer, B. M., et al. (2008). A randomized, controlled trial of magnesium sulfate for the prevention of cerebral palsy. New England Journal of Medicine, 359, 895-905. PMID 18753646

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