Journal article

Complement Activation and the Resulting Placental Vascular Insufficiency Drives Fetal Growth Restriction Associated with Placental Malaria

Andrea L Conroy, Karlee L Silver, Kathleen Zhong, Monique Rennie, Peter Ward, J Vidya Sarma, Malcolm E Molyneux, John Sled, Joseph F Fletcher, Stephen Rogerson, Kevin C Kain

Cell Host & Microbe | CELL PRESS | Published : 2013

Grants

Awarded by Global Alliance to Prevent Preterm Birth and Still birth and Grand Challenges in Global Health: Preventing Preterm Birth Initiative


Awarded by Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)


Funding Acknowledgements

We thank all the women for participating in this study as well as the study team for their effort. This work was supported by Global Alliance to Prevent Preterm Birth and Still birth and Grand Challenges in Global Health: Preventing Preterm Birth Initiative grant number 12003 (K. C. K.); the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) MOP-115160 and 13721 (K. C. K.), Canada Research Chair (K. C. K.), and Doctoral Research Award (A. L. C.); Genome Canada through the Ontario Genomics Institute (K. C. K.); and a MITACS Elevate Postdoctoral Fellowship (K. L. S.). S.J.R. was supported by a Wellcome Trust Senior Research Fellowship. The funding source had no role in the study design, data collection, data analysis, data interpretation, or writing of the report.