11. Physiological Genomics of Placental Growth and Development

  1. Zhihua Jiang2 and
  2. Troy L. Ott3
  1. Sukanta Mondal

Published Online: 6 APR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780813810898.ch11

Reproductive Genomics in Domestic Animals

Reproductive Genomics in Domestic Animals

How to Cite

Mondal, S. (2010) Physiological Genomics of Placental Growth and Development, in Reproductive Genomics in Domestic Animals (eds Z. Jiang and T. L. Ott), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780813810898.ch11

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Department of Animal Sciences, Center for Reproductive Biology, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164-6351, USA

  2. 3

    Department of Dairy and Animal Sciences, Center for Reproductive Biology and Health, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA

Author Information

  1. Division of Animal Physiology, National Institute of Animal Nutrition and Physiology (Indian Council of Agricultural Research), Adugodi, Bangalore —, 560030, Karnataka, India

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 6 APR 2010
  2. Published Print: 14 MAY 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813817842

Online ISBN: 9780813810898

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Keywords:

  • placental growth physiological genomics and development;
  • placenta - feto-maternal organ;
  • trophoblast differentiation - implantation;
  • placental development - primary placental cell populations;
  • placenta as endocrine organ - in implantation and placentation;
  • placental hormones - prolactin (PRL) and placental lactogen (PL)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Placental development: Basics

  • Placental hormones and peptides

  • Transcriptomics of placental development

  • Future research directions

  • References