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- Tao, Rui-wen, et al. Show all 14 Authors
- Chemosphere 2019 v.218 pp. 487-492
- blood serum; cobalt; inflammation; oxidative stress; pregnancy; pregnant women; premature birth; risk; umbilical cord
- ... Cobalt is an essential trace element and has been suggested to be involved in oxidative stress and inflammatory responses. However, researches have paid little attention to the association between serum cobalt levels during pregnancy and the risk of preterm birth (PTB, <37 week of gestation). The purpose of this study was to determine the association between maternal and umbilical cord serum cobal ...