We've updated our Privacy Policy to make it clearer how we use your personal data.

We use cookies to provide you with a better experience. You can read our Cookie Policy here.

Advertisement
The Viral Origins of the Placenta
Video

The Viral Origins of the Placenta

The Viral Origins of the Placenta
Video

The Viral Origins of the Placenta

In the course of an ancient viral infection, a viral gene was embedded into the human genome; the encoded protein has allowed the placenta to develop as it has.

Advertisement