Uterine tissue (image) Experimental Biology Share Print E-Mail Caption Researchers have discovered a common molecular pathway in women who experience preterm labor and are using it to develop new treatments for woman who experience early labor. They tested tested candidate drugs on small pieces of donated uterine tissue. Credit Scott Barnett, University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine Usage Restrictions None 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.