IFPA Meeting 2008 Workshops Report

G. E. Lash, T. Ansari, P. Bischof, G. J. Burton, L. Chamley, I. Crocker, V. Dantzer, G. Desoye, S. Drewlo, A. Fazleabas, T. Jansson, S. Keating, H. J. Kliman, I. Lang, T. Mayhew, H. Meiri, R. K. Miller, D. M. Nelson, C. Pfarrer, C. RobertsM. Sammar, S. Sharma, K. Shiverick, D. Strunk, M. A. Turner, B. Huppertz

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Workshops are an important part of the IFPA annual meeting. At the IFPA meeting 2008 diverse topics were discussed in 12 themed workshops. Topics covered included: immunology of placentation; galectins and trophoblast invasion; signaling in implantation and invasion; markers to identify trophoblast subpopulations; placental pathology; placental toxicology; stereology; placental transport of fatty acids; placental mesenchymal stem cells; comparative placentation; trophoblast and neoplasia; trophoblast differentiation. This report is a summary of the various topics covered.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4-14
Number of pages11
Issue numberSUPPL.
Publication statusPublished - 1 Mar 2009
Externally publishedYes


  • Placenta
  • Trophoblast

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