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Vol. 68, No. 3, 2009
Issue release date: July 2009
Section title: Original Paper
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Hum Hered 2009;68:209–219

Mother’s Genome or Maternally-Inherited Genes Acting in the Fetus Influence Gestational Age in Familial Preterm Birth

Plunkett J.a, e, f · Feitosa M.F.c · Trusgnich M.d · Wangler M.F.a, e · Palomar L.a, e · Kistka Z.A.-F.a, e · DeFranco E.A.b, e · Shen T.T.a, e · Stormo A.E.D.a, e · Puttonen H.g · Hallman M.k · Haataja R.k · Luukkonen A.k · Fellman V.h, l · Peltonen L.i, m, n, o, p · Palotie A.i, j, k, o, p · Daw E.W.c · An P.c · Teramo K.g · Borecki I.c, e, f · Muglia L.J.a, b, e, f
Departments of aPediatrics and bObstetrics and Gynecology, Divisions of cStatistical Genomics and dBiostatistics, eCenter for Preterm Birth Research, and fHuman and Statistical Genetics Program, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Miss., USA; Departments of gObstetrics and Gynecology and hPediatrics, iBiomedicum Helsinki Research Program in Molecular Medicine, jThe Finnish Genome Center, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, kDepartment of Pediatrics, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland; lDepartment of Pediatrics, Lund University, Lund, Sweden; mDepartment of Clinical Chemistry, Helsinki University Central Hospital, and nDepartment of Molecular Medicine, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland; oThe Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, Cambridge, Mass., USA, and pWellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Cambridge, UK
email Corresponding Author

Louis J. Muglia, MD, PhD

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

2215 Garland Avenue

Nashville, TN 37232-0007 (USA)

Tel. +1 615 322 5893, Fax +1 615 936 6852, E-Mail Louis.Muglia@Vanderbilt.Edu


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