Medication for the unborn baby -- MEDICA Trade Fair

Medication for the unborn baby

08/21/2017

Image: Empa's multicellular model, which is mimicking the placental barrier: a core of connective tissue cells, surrounded by trophoblast cells; Copyright: Empa

Researchers developed a new 3D model of the human placental barrier. This could lay the foundations for the use of nano-medicines during pregnancy.