• Current Recruitment Status:
    number of women enrolled in IMPROvED to date

  • Pre-eclampsia screening of
    5000 European women in 5 countries

  • Novel metabolomics and proteomics biomarkers
    to detect pre-eclampsia and improve pregnancy outcomes

  • An effective screening test has the potential for
    significant health and economic impact



IMPROvED Cork has reached over 1350 participants!

IMPROvED at the University College Cork (UCC) has recruited over 1350 participants. Thank you so much to all the mums, dads, babies and the staff of CUMH who have helped along the way.

They are still recruiting, so if you are under 17 weeks pregnant with your first baby and would like to contribute to this study, call +353 21 420 5026 or email to improved@ucc.ie.

Last visit Erasmus MC

Last IMPROvED visit at Erasmus MC in Rotterdam

On December 21st, the recruitment at Erasmus MC: University Medical Center Rotterdam has come to an end. In total, 818 patients have been recruited at Erasmus MC and the last visit (see picture) was still as exciting as the first one. We are grateful to all of them for contributing to the IMPROvED study.

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Professor Kenny on Opinion Line on 96fm

Hear Professor Louise Kenny speaking to PJ Coogan on the "Opinion Line" talkshow of Cork's 96fm radio station about pre-eclampsia and other pregnancy complications, the importance of screening tests, the IMPROvED study and how to get involved in it.