Maternal Interaction With Gametes and Embryo

COST Action FA0702

Working Group III

Maternal Nutrition


Leader: Prof. Tom Fleming


Deputy Leader: Dr. Pascale Chavatte-Palmer


Aims and objectives

I) To consider the long-term mechansms and health consequences of maternal nutrition models on the next generation.

II) To assess how we should analyse ooctytes and embryos in response to dietary and environmental challenges.

III) What are the new challenges in understanding the association between maternal environment and nutrition on developmental programming?