Birth Defects Research, Volume 109, Issue 2, Pages 59-185

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Issue edited by: Philip J. Lupo, Irene Zohn


Issue Information

Issue Information (pages 59–64)

Version of Record online: 31 JAN 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/bdr2.1014



Papers from the Ninth International Conference on Neural Tube Defects (pages 65–67)

Philip J. Lupo and Irene Zohn

Version of Record online: 31 JAN 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/bdr2.1000


Research Articles

Inositol, neural tube closure and the prevention of neural tube defects (pages 68–80)

Nicholas D.E. Greene, Kit-Yi Leung and Andrew J. Copp

Version of Record online: 21 JUN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/bdra.23533


High levels of iron supplementation prevents neural tube defects in the Fpn1ffe mouse model (pages 81–91)

Bethany A. Stokes, Julia A. Sabatino and Irene E. Zohn

Version of Record online: 23 DEC 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/bdra.23542



Does arsenic increase the risk of neural tube defects among a highly exposed population? A new case–control study in Bangladesh (pages 92–98)

Maitreyi Mazumdar

Version of Record online: 1 NOV 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/bdra.23577


Research Articles

Maternal gene–micronutrient interactions related to one-carbon metabolism and the risk of myelomeningocele among offspring (pages 99–105)

Margaret P. Nguyen, Philip J. Lupo, Hope Northrup, Alanna C. Morrison, Paul T. Cirino and Kit Sing Au

Version of Record online: 7 JUL 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/bdra.23538


Metabolite profiling of whole murine embryos reveals metabolic perturbations associated with maternal valproate-induced neural tube closure defects (pages 106–119)

Darya Akimova, Bogdan J. Wlodarczyk, Ying Lin, M. Elizabeth Ross, Richard H. Finnell, Qiuying Chen and Steven S. Gross

Version of Record online: 18 NOV 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/bdra.23583


Review Article

Genomic approaches to the assessment of human spina bifida risk (pages 120–128)

Elizabeth Ross, Christopher E. Mason and Richard H. Finnell

Version of Record online: 24 NOV 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/bdra.23592


Research Article

G-protein-coupled receptor signaling and neural tube closure defects (pages 129–139)

Issei S. Shimada and Saikat Mukhopadhyay

Version of Record online: 12 OCT 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/bdra.23567


Review Articles

Genetic backgrounds and modifier genes of NTD mouse models: An opportunity for greater understanding of the multifactorial etiology of neural tube defects (pages 140–152)

Renee Y.M. Leduc, Parmveer Singh and Heather E. McDermid

Version of Record online: 21 OCT 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/bdra.23554


Mechanics of neurulation: From classical to current perspectives on the physical mechanics that shape, fold, and form the neural tube (pages 153–168)

Deepthi S. Vijayraghavan and Lance A. Davidson

Version of Record online: 13 SEP 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/bdra.23557


Research Article

Shared molecular networks in orofacial and neural tube development (pages 169–179)

Youssef A. Kousa, Tamer A. Mansour, Haitham Seada, Samaneh Matoo and Brian C. Schutte

Version of Record online: 9 DEC 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/bdra.23598



White paper on the study of birth defects (pages 180–185)

Mustafa K. Khokha, Laura E. Mitchell and John B. Wallingford

Version of Record online: 27 JAN 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/bdra.23590


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