Adipose Deposition of Environmental Toxins

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.
Funding Partners:
  • Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Program Partners:
  • CDC’s National Center for Environmental Health
Program Location:
Maryland, USA