Menstrual blood closely resembles the uterine immune micro-environment and is clearly distinct from peripheral blood

R. G. van der Molen, J. H. F. Schutten, B. van Cranenbroek, M. ter Meer, J. Donckers, R. R. Scholten, O. W. H. van der Heijden, M. E. A. Spaanderman, I. Joosten

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)303-314
JournalHuman Reproduction
Volume29
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2014

Keywords

  • endometrium
  • menstrual blood
  • NK cells
  • CD56

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van der Molen, R. G., Schutten, J. H. F., van Cranenbroek, B., ter Meer, M., Donckers, J., Scholten, R. R., van der Heijden, O. W. H., Spaanderman, M. E. A., & Joosten, I. (2014). Menstrual blood closely resembles the uterine immune micro-environment and is clearly distinct from peripheral blood. Human Reproduction, 29(2), 303-314. https://doi.org/10.1093/humrep/det398