The Egg's Epigenetic 'Blueprint' is Important for Placenta Development in Pregnancy (image) Babraham Institute Share Print E-Mail Caption The egg's epigenetic 'blueprint' is important for placenta development in pregnancy. Credit Image adapted from 'Egg sperm' by Zappys Technology Solutions on Flickr, licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic (CC BY 2.0) license. https://www.flickr.com/photos/102642344@N02/10071492003/in/photostream/ Usage Restrictions With acknowledgement to the source image and Creative Commons license. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.