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Analysis of environmental endocrine disruptors

Analysis of environmental endocrine disruptors

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Published by American Chemical Society in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental toxicology -- Congresses,
  • Endocrine toxicology -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index

    StatementLawrence H. Keith, Tammy L. Jones-Lepp, Larry L. Needham, editors
    GenreCongresses
    SeriesACS symposium series -- 747
    ContributionsKeith, Lawrence H., 1938-, Jones-Lepp, Tammy L, Needham, Larry L
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA1226 .A53 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 173 p. :
    Number of Pages173
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16956209M
    ISBN 10084123650X
    LC Control Number99042831

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    Analysis of Environmental Endocrine Disruptors Edited by Lawrence H. Keith (Waste Policy Institute), Tammy L. Jones-Lepp (United States Environmental Protection Agency), and Larry L. Needham (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention). American Chemical Society: Washington, DC. (Distributed by Oxford University Press.) x + pp. $ Bibliometric Analysis for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency/Office of Research and Developments Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals (EDCs) Research Program February This is a bibliometric analysis of the papers prepared by intramural and extramural researchers of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Endocrine.

      In Japan's Environment Agency started the Strategic Program on Environmental Endocrine Disruptors (SPEED '98) initiative, which focused on environmental monitoring of suspected EDCs in river water, sediment, air, foods, and wildlife. The Japanese Ministry of the Environment sponsored a series of 10 International EDC Symposia sponsored. He has pertinent experience in setting up transgenic models for screening environmental contaminants. He is an expert on Endocrine disruption especially thyroid disruption, Xenopus physiology and development and has broad, relevant knowledge on nuclear receptor function neurosciences. He published 13 articles and book chapters in the field.


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Found in many household and industrial products, endocrine disruptors. Analysis of Environmental Endocrine Disruptors. Lawrence H. Keith, Tammy L. Jones-Lepp, and Larry L. Needham, eds. Washington, DC: American Chemical Society, Effect-directed analysis (EDA) is a promising tool for identifying predominant toxicants in complex, mostly environmental mixtures combining effect testing, fractionation and chemical analysis.

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1. Introduction. The objectives of the present paper include to give an overview of the wide spectrum of substances having endocrine-disrupting properties; to list a series of observations suggesting that endocrine disruptors contribute to human health problems, however, without attempting to bring an all-inclusive review for each individual substance accompanied by a final conclusion; to give.

Endocrine disruptors are found in many everyday products, including some plastic bottles and containers, liners of metal food cans, detergents, flame retardants, food, toys, cosmetics, and pesticides. Some endocrine-disrupting chemicals are slow to break-down in the environment.

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Introduction5 2. Hazard identification6 Nature of the hazard7 Sources of EDCs8 Table s of EDCs and typical environmental concentrations9 Dose-response assessment10 Table 2.Kavlock RJ, et al.

Research needs for the risk assessment of health and environmental effects of endocrine disruptors: a report of the U.

S EPA-sponsored workshop. Environ Health Perspect. ; (Suppl 4)–Vallero, D A. ENVIRONMENTAL ENDOCRINE DISRUPTORS. Environmental Endocrine Disruptors Yearbook of Science and Technology.

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