Publications

Publication: Nature

Marcus C. de Goffau, Susanne Lager, Ulla Sovio, Francesca Gaccioli, Emma Cook, Sharon J. Peacock, Julian Parkhill, D. Stephen Charnock-Jones & Gordon C. S. Smith
31 July 2019

Summary:
This paper from the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the University of Cambridge presents three key messages: (1) the placenta does not have a microbiome; (2) bacterial infection of the placenta is not a common cause of adverse pregnancy outcome; and (3) the placenta is however a potential site of perinatal acquisition of Streptococcus agalactiae, a major cause of neonatal sepsis.
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Publication: PLOS Medicine

David Wastlund, Alexandros A. Moraitis, Alison Dacey, Ulla Sovio, Edward C. F. Wilson, Gordon C. S. Smith

16 April 2019


Summary:

Despite the relative ease with which breech presentation can be identified through ultrasound screening, the assessment of foetal presentation at term is often based on clinical examination only. Due to limitations in this approach, many women present in labour with an undiagnosed breech presentation, with increased risk of foetal morbidity and mortality. This study sought to determine the cost effectiveness of universal ultrasound scanning for breech presentation near term (36 weeks of gestational age [wkGA]) in nulliparous women.

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Publication: European Heart Journal

Chiesa ST, Charakida M, McLoughlin E, Nguyen HC, Georgiopoulos G, Motran L, Elia Y, Marcovecchio ML, Dunger DB, Dalton RN, Daneman D, Sochett E, Mahmud FH, Deanfield JE.

2019 Mar 12. pii: ehz114. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 30863865

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Publication: Diabetes Care

Lowe WL Jr, Scholtens DM, Kuang A, Linder B, Lawrence JM, Lebenthal Y, McCance D, Hamilton J, Nodzenski M, Talbot O, Brickman WJ, Clayton P, Ma RC, Tam WH, Dyer AR, Catalano PM, Lowe LP, Metzger BE;

Mar 19. pii: dc181646. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 30655380

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Publication: The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism

Jayasuriya NA, Hughes AE, Sovio U, Cook E, Charnock-Jones DS, Smith GCS. J Clin Endocrinol Metab.

2019 Feb 15;

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Publication: Pediatric Diabetes

Ruan Y, Willemsen RH, Wilinska ME, Tauschmann M, Dunger DB, Hovorka R. .

2019 Jan 16. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 30652426

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Publication: Pregnancy Hypertension

Petry CJ, Ong KK, Hughes IA, Acerini CL, Dunger DB.

2019 Jan;15:134-140. PMID:30713829

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Publication: Diabetes Care

Scholtens DM, Kuang A, Lowe LP, Hamilton J, Lawrence JM, Lebenthal Y, Brickman WJ, Clayton P, Ma RC, McCance D, Tam WH, Catalano PM, Linder B, Dyer AR, Lowe WL Jr, Metzger BE; HAPO Follow-Up Study Cooperative Research Group.

2019 Jan 7. pii: dc182021. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 30617141

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Publication: LancetThe Lancet Child & Adolescent Health

Gaccioli F, Sovio U, Cook E, Hund M, Charnock-Jones DS, Smith GCS. 

2018 Aug;2(8):569-581

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Publication: Best Practice & Research Clinical Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Smith GCS. Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol.

2018 May;49:16-28

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Publication: The Lancet

Tauschmann M, Thabit H, Bally L, Allen JM, Hartnell S, Wilinska ME, Ruan Y, Sibayan J, Kollman C, Cheng P, Beck RW, Acerini CL, Evans ML, Dunger DB, Elleri D, Campbell F, Bergenstal RM, Criego A, Shah VN, Leelarathna L, Hovorka R; APCam11 Consortium.

2018;392:1321-1329

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Publication: Nature

Norah M. E. Fogarty, Afshan McCarthy, Kirsten E. Snijders, Benjamin E. Powell, Nada Kubikova, Paul Blakeley, Rebecca Lea, Kay Elder, Sissy E. Wamaitha, Daesik Kim, Valdone Maciulyte, Jens Kleinjung, Jin-Soo Kim, Dagan Wells, Ludovic Vallier, Alessandro Bertero10, James M. A. Turner & Kathy K. Niakan

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Publication: N Engl J Med

Beardsall K, Vanhaesebrouck S, Ogilvy-Stuart AL, Vanhole C, Palmer CR, van Weissenbruch M, Midgley P, Thompson M, Thio M, Cornette L, Ossuetta I, Theyskens C, de Jong M, Ahluwalia JS, de Zegher F, Dunger DB. 2008; 359(18):1873-84.

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Publication: N Engl J Med

Thabit H, Tauschmann M, Allen JM, Leelarathna L, Hartnell S, Wilinska ME, Acerini CL, Dellweg S, Benesch C, Heinemann L, Mader JK, Holzer M, Kojzar H, Exall J, Yong J, Pichierri J, Barnard KD, Kollman C, Cheng P, Hindmarsh PC, Campbell FM, Arnolds S, Pieber TR, Evans ML, Dunger DB, Hovorka R.  2015 Sep 17

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Publication: Lancet

Thabit H, Elleri D, Leelarathna L, Allen J, Lubina-Solomon A, Stadler M, Walkinshaw E, Iqbal A, Choudhary P, Wilinska M, Barnard K, Heller S, Amiel S, Evans M, Dunger D, Hovorka R. 2015 Feb 26;385

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Publication: Science

Paredes MF, James D, Gil-Perotin S, Kim H, Cotter JA, Ng C, Sandoval K, Rowitch DH, Xu D, McQuillen PS, Garcia-Verdugo JM, Huang EJ, Alvarez-Buylla A. 2016 Oct 7;354(6308)

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Publication: Nature

Liddelow SA, Guttenplan KA, Clarke LE, Bennett FC, Bohlen CJ, Schirmer L, Bennett ML, Münch AE, Chung WS, Peterson TC, Wilton DK, Frouin A, Napier BA, Panicker N, Kumar M, Buckwalter MS, Rowitch DH, Dawson VL, Dawson TM, Stevens B, Barres BA. 2017 Jan 26;541(7638):481-487.

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Publication: Placenta

Salavati N, Sovio U, Mayo RP, Charnock-Jones DS, Smith GC. 2016 Feb;38:41-8.

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Publication: Am J Epidemiol

Partap U, Sovio U, Smith GC. 2016 Jul 15;184(2):110-9. doi: 10.1093/aje/kwv345.

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Publication: Nat Genet

Cleaton MA, Dent CL, Howard M, Corish JA, Gutteridge I, Sovio U, Gaccioli F, Takahashi N, Bauer SR, Charnock-Jones DS, Powell TL, Smith GC, Ferguson-Smith AC, Charalambous M. 2016 Dec;48(12):1473-1480.

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