Male microchimerism and survival among women

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Mads Kamper-Jørgensen, Henrik Hjalgrim, Anne-Marie Nybo Andersen, Vijayakrishna K Gadi, Anne Tjønneland

During pregnancy, woman and fetus exchange small quantities of cells, and their persistence at later times is termed microchimerism. Microchimerism is known to substantially impact on women's later health. This study examined the survival of women according to male microchimerism status.
Original languageEnglish
JournalInternational Journal of Epidemiology
Volume43
Issue number1
Pages (from-to)168-173
Number of pages6
ISSN0300-5771
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2014

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