The Center for Maternal-Fetal Precision Medicine is proud to announce the launch of our new website. We’ve designed it to clearly and simply describe the Center's vision and mission, display important news items, and keep viewers apprised of our weekly meeting topics. Take a look by going to mfprecision.ucsf.edu.
The 7 most important things parents should know about Twin-To-Twin Transfusion Syndrome (TTTS). Featuring Dr. Larry Rand and our whiteboard animations.
The Center for Maternal-Fetal Precision Medicine aims to integrate resources and talent between scientists and clinicians to accelerate research and clinical trials of fetal and neonatal interventions, create stronger bridges between basic research and clinical applications, and improve maternal, fetal and neonatal care.
Through advances in education and ultrasound technology, it is growing increasingly more common to have heart disease detected before birth. In some fetuses, intervention for the defect before birth might lead to better outcome later in life. Such fetal cardiac interventions are only performed in a few specialized centers throughout the world.