volume 306, issue 5, PG361-G369 2014
DOI: 10.1152/ajpgi.00272.2013
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Abstract: fluid-borne hepatocyte growth factor protects rat pups against experimental necrotizing enterocolitis. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 306: G361-G369, 2014. First published January 9, 2014; doi:10.1152/ajpgi.00272.2013.-Fetal swallowing of amniotic fluid, which contains numerous cytokines and growth factors, plays a key role in gut mucosal development. Preterm birth interrupts this exposure to amniotic fluid-borne growth factors, possibly contributing to the increased risk of necrotizing enterocolitis…

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