The Placenta as a Functional Barrier to Fetal Drug Exposure

Tatiana N. Nanovskaya, Gary D.V. Hankins, Mahmoud S. Ahmed

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2 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationThe Placenta
Subtitle of host publicationFrom Development to Disease
Number of pages7
ISBN (Print)9781444333664
StatePublished - Mar 21 2011


  • "kick the habit"
  • "permeability barrier"
  • Breast Cancer Resistance Protein (BCRP)
  • Inside-out vesicles (IOV)
  • Neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS)
  • Nicotine addiction
  • Nicotine replacement therapy (NRTs)
  • Opiate dependence and addiction
  • Single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs)

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Medicine

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