News FocusPREMATURE LABOR

Resetting Pregnancy's Clock

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Science  30 Apr 2004:
Vol. 304, Issue 5671, pp. 666-668
DOI: 10.1126/science.304.5671.666

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A complex exchange of signals between mother and fetus determines when labor begins. By listening in, researchers hope to find ways to prevent or delay premature labor.

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