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Flame Retardants and Flight Attendant Health

852
travel
Flame Retardants and Flight Attendant Health
Massachusetts, USA
United States of America
To assess the exposure to flame retardants and polyfluorinated compounds (PFCs) in flight attendants and evaluate the association between serum levels of flame retardants and PFCs and thyroid hormone disruption.
Harvard University
CDC’s National Center for Environmental Health

Endocrine Disruptors and Uterine Fibroids

853
environmental health
Endocrine Disruptors and Uterine Fibroids
United States of America
To evaluate exposure to phthalates, polychlorinated biphenyls (PCB) and bisphenol A (BPA) in relation to incident uterine leiomyomata (UL) in an established cohort of women from Study of Environment Lifestyle and Fibroids (SELF).
Boston University
CDC’s National Center for Environmental Health

Effects of Perfluoroalkyls on Stroke and Mortality

857
Effects of Perfluoroalkyls on Stroke and Mortality
Effects of Perfluoroalkyls on Stroke and Mortality
West Virginia, USA
United States of America
To investigate the association between exposure to polyfluorinated chemicals (PFCs) and the risk of stroke, as an ancillary project of the Reasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) study.
West Virginia University
CDC’s National Center for Environmental Health

Antimicrobials: The Microbiome and Gene Expression

860
environmental health
Antimicrobials: The Microbiome and Gene Expression
Massachusetts, USA
United States of America
To perform interventional trials on the use of triclosan and non-triclosan containing products and determine the effects of triclosan use on the microbiome and on gene expression.
Brigham and Women's Hospital; Partners HealthCare System, Inc. (National Institutes of Health)
CDC’s National Center for Environmental Health

Permethrin Exposure: Biomarkers and Dosimetry

859
environmental health
Permethrin Exposure: Biomarkers and Dosimetry
United States of America
To investigate determinants that significantly influence exposure to permethrin among military personnel, a critical step to provide valid predictive models and accurate policy guidance to mitigate any potential health risks associated from the use of permethrin-treated clothing.
U.S Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine
CDC’s National Center for Environmental Health

Adipose Deposition of Environmental Toxins

864
Adipose Deposition of Environmental Toxins
Adipose Deposition of Environmental Toxins
Maryland, USA
United States of America
To determine which of the selected environmental chemicals detected in blood in the NHANES survey by CDC can be detected and measured in the serum and urine tissue, as well as the change over time in the detected environmental toxin levels in the blood and urine of patients who undergo bariatric surgery and experience significant weight loss.
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
CDC’s National Center for Environmental Health

Perfluoroalkyl Chemicals and Metabolic Disorders

865
environmental health
Perfluoroalkyl Chemicals and Metabolic Disorders
Massachusetts, USA
United States of America
To evaluate associations of longitudinal measures of exposure to perfluoroalkyl chemicals (PFCs) with detailed cardiometabolic risk measures.
Harvard Medical School; Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute
CDC’s National Center for Environmental Health

PAHs Exposure Assessment in Disadvantaged Areas

866
environmental health
PAHs Exposure Assessment in Disadvantaged Areas
New York, USA
United States of America
To demonstrate that a passive wristband sampler can be used to quantify personalized exposure to environmental chemicals such as polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) with higher compliance and equal accuracy compared to an active air sampler, and to show the utility of a mobile phone-enabled application to concurrently capture lung function measurements.
Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health
CDC’s National Center for Environmental Health

Phthalate Exposure in Adults

867
Phthalate Exposure in Adults
Phthalate Exposure in Adults
Chicago, USA
United States of America
To evaluate the potential association between exposure to phthalates and the development of diabetes and obesity in adults.
University of Illinois at Chicago, School of Public Health
CDC’s National Center for Environmental Health
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