Prematurity Research Center--Ohio Collaborative http://wvxu.org en New research center to focus on causes of preterm birth http://wvxu.org/post/new-research-center-focus-causes-preterm-birth-0 <p>Three major Ohio universities and four hospitals have joined in a new research collaborative aimed at finding the unknown causes of premature birth.&nbsp; The March of Dimes says the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center are among the partners in the program.&nbsp;</p><p>Dr. Joe Leigh Simpson, Senior Vice President of Research and Global Programs for the March of Dimes, said a great deal of work has been done trying to decrease the frequency of preterm birth and there have been some successes.</p> Tue, 21 May 2013 19:19:42 +0000 Mark Heyne 12846 at http://wvxu.org New research center to focus on causes of preterm birth