fetal hippocampal development

High fat diet-induced maternal obesity alters fetal hippocampal development

March 19, 2009

Niculescu, M. D., and Lupu, D. S.(2009)High fat diet-induced maternal obesity alters fetal hippocampal development. Int J Dev Neurosci27, 627-633 Abstract The importance of maternal nutrition for fetal brain development is increasingly recognized. Previous studies have suggested that maternal obesity or maternal exposure to obesogenic diets may permanently alter brain structure and function in the […]