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What is the cause for pregnancy complications?

Enroll sufficient numbers of pregnant women and their offspring to study the causes of pregnancy complications including preeclampsia, preterm birth, still birth, intrauterine growth restriction. Target high-risk pregnancies such as obesity, preexisting diabetes, and gestational diabetes. Follow up long term effect and study genetic contributions in a family-based approach. Obtain maternal samples and placentas for possible mechanistic studies. (Submitted by Teratology Society)

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Idea No. 764