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Media Release: Folic acid late in pregnancy may increase childhood allergy risk

Research from the University of Adelaide suggests that taking folic acid in late pregnancy may increase the risk of allergies in children affected by growth restriction during pregnancy. Folic acid, a type of B vitamin, is widely used to prevent neural tube defects in the fetus, and to aid in theĀ development of the central nervous […]

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Media Release: $23 Million funding will help tackle preterm birth, major diseases

The University of Adelaide has been awarded $23.2 million for new research tackling some of the world’s most significant health problems, including one of the biggest killers of children: preterm birth. The funding, from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC), will support 30 new projects led by University of Adelaide researchers. Among the […]

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