Journal article

IFPA meeting 2018 workshop report II: Abnormally invasive placenta; inflammation and infection; preeclampsia; gestational trophoblastic disease and drug delivery

Christiane Albrecht, Larry Chamley, D Stephen Charnock-Jones, Sally Collins, Hiroshi Fujiwara, Thaddeus Golos, Solene Grayo, Natalie Hannan, Lynda Harris, Kiyotake Ichizuka, Nicholas P Illsley, Mitsutoshi Iwashita, Sampada Kallol, Abdulla Al-Khan, Gendie Lash, Takeshi Nagamatsu, Akitoshi Nakashima, Kaoru Niimi, Masataka Nomoto, Christopher Redman Show all

PLACENTA | W B SAUNDERS CO LTD | Published : 2019


Workshops are an important part of the IFPA annual meeting as they allow for discussion of specialized topics. At IFPA meeting 2018 there were nine themed workshops, five of which are summarised in this report. These workshops discussed new perspectives and knowledge in the following areas of research: 1) preeclampsia; 2) abnormally invasive placenta; 3) placental infection; 4) gestational trophoblastic disease; 4) drug delivery to treat placental dysfunction.