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Maternal Exposure

"Maternal Exposure" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Exposure of the female parent, human or animal, to potentially harmful chemical, physical, or biological agents in the environment or to environmental factors that may include ionizing radiation, pathogenic organisms, or toxic chemicals that may affect offspring. It includes pre-conception maternal exposure.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Maternal Exposure" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Maternal Exposure" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 429 publications over 23 distinct years, with a maximum of 70 publications in 2017
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.