Influence of maternal cigarette smoking during pregnancy on neonatal serum folate levels


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ONCEL M. Y. , Ozdemir R. , ERDEVE O., DILMEN U.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF NUTRITION, cilt.51, ss.385-387, 2012 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 51 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2012
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s00394-011-0261-9
  • Dergi Adı: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF NUTRITION
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.385-387

Özet

Folate is an essential micronutrient for fetal development because of its role in de novo synthesis of DNA. The aim of this study was to compare neonatal serum folate levels of babies born to smoking and non-smoking mothers.