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In the early, online edition of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, a team from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center reports on a family of microRNAs called miR-515 that are found at higher-than-usual levels in placenta samples from women who go on to experience preeclampsia, a form of high blood pressure during pregnancy that lead to maternal or fetal mortality.

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