Journal article

Placental Ras Regulates Inflammation Associated with Maternal Obesity

Stella Liong, Gillian Barker, Martha Lappas

Mediators of Inflammation | HINDAWI LTD | Published : 2018


Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council

Funding Acknowledgements

The following are gratefully acknowledged: the clinical research midwives Genevieve Christophers, Gabrielle Pell, and Rachel Murdoch for sample collection, and the Obstetrics and Midwifery staff of the Mercy Hospital for Women for their cooperation. Associate Professor Martha Lappas is supported by Fellowships from the National Health and Medical Research Council (Career Development Fellowship grant no. 1047025) and University of Melbourne (MDHS Research Fellowship). Dr. Stella Liong is a recipient of the Glyn White Research Fellowship by the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RANZCOG) Research Foundation, an Early Career Researcher Fellowship by the University of Melbourne, and a Postdoctoral Award by the Endocrine Society of Australia (ESA). Funding for this study was provided by the Norman Beischer Medical Research Foundation, the University of Melbourne, and the Mercy Research Foundation.