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ABC Transporters in Human Placenta and Their Role in Maternal-Fetal Cholesterol Transfer: ABCA1 Candidate Target

By Jayonta Bhattacharjee, Francesca Ietta, Roberta Romagnoli, Nicoletta Bechi, Isabella Caniggia and Luana Paulesu

Submitted: May 2nd 2011Reviewed: October 14th 2011Published: March 7th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/34487

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Jayonta Bhattacharjee, Francesca Ietta, Roberta Romagnoli, Nicoletta Bechi, Isabella Caniggia and Luana Paulesu (March 7th 2012). ABC Transporters in Human Placenta and Their Role in Maternal-Fetal Cholesterol Transfer: ABCA1 Candidate Target, Recent Advances in Research on the Human Placenta Jing Zheng, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/34487. Available from:

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