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Human Placenta Project in the News

A Fitbit for Your Placenta. The Atlantic (September 29, 2016)External Web Site Policy

​​​​​​​​Studies Shine Light on Mysterious Placenta, How it goes Awry. AssociatedPress (August 11, 2016)External Web Site Policy

The Placenta: A Mysterious Organ. ASBMB Today (Feb. 2016)External Web Site Policy

​​​​​​​​Studies Shine Light on Mysterious Placenta, How it goes Awry. Associated Press (August 11, 2016) ​External Web Site Policy

The Placenta: A Mysterious Organ. ASBMB Today (Feb. 2016)External Web Site Policy

The Promise of the Human Placenta Project. The Scientific Parent (Nov. 4, 2015)External Web Site Policy

New Ways to Monitor Pregnancy in Real Time. The Wall Street Journal (Nov. 2, 2015)External Web Site Policy

VCU Receives $4.2 Million Grant to Study Placental Function in Pregnant Women. Virginia Commonwealth University (Oct. 29, 2015)External Web Site Policy

Peering Into The Placenta, 'Least Understood' And Respected Of Human Organs. WBUR (Oct. 16, 2015)External Web Site Policy

Bringing New Life into Research on the Placenta. Western University (Oct. 2015)External Web Site Policy

What Does the Human Placenta Project Mean for Obstetrics Care? Ob.Gyn. News (Sept. 30, 2015)External Web Site Policy

Maternal-infant Health Research Will Bring Placenta into View. Boston Children's Hospital (Sept. 30, 2015)External Web Site Policy

USF Health Gets Big Dollars To Study the 'Rodney Dangerfield' of Organs. Tampa Bay Business Journal (Sept. 29, 2015)External Web Site Policy

NIH Invests $46 Million in Technologies to Monitor Placental Health. NICHD (Sept. 28, 2015)

The Prescient Placenta. The Scientist (Aug. 1, 2015)External Web Site Policy

Getting to Grips with the Placenta's Real Health Benefits. New Scientist (Apr. 25, 2015)External Web Site Policy

NIH Sets Aside More than $40 Million for Study of Human Placenta. Science (Feb. 27, 2015)External Web Site Policy

NIH Invests US$41.5 Million in Placenta Research. Nature (Feb. 27, 2015)External Web Site Policy

NIH Announces $41.5 Million in Funding for the Human Placenta Project. NICHD (Feb. 26, 2015)

Scientists' New 'Human Placenta Project' Aims to Improve Health of Moms and Their Children. The Huffington Post (Dec. 5, 2014)External Web Site Policy

The Human Placenta Project. Chemical & Engineering News (Aug. 11, 2014)External Web Site Policy

The Mysterious Tree of a Newborn's Life: The Push to Understand the Placenta. The New York Times (July 14, 2014)External Web Site Policy

NICHD Launches Human Placenta Project. NIH Record (July 4, 2014)

Gearing Up for a Closer Look at the Human Placenta. Science (June 6, 2014)External Web Site Policy

New 'Placenta Project' Could Yield Health Benefits for Children, Pregnant Women, and Adults. NICHD Director's Message (Mar. 19, 2014)


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Questions?

Contact: David Weinberg, Ph.D.
Project Lead
weinbergd@mail.nih.gov

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