Infant Feeding, Early Development and Isoflavones

To measure approximately 50 infant and toddler urine specimens for phytoestrogens as part of an observational, longitudinal, prospective cohort study with the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. The study will investigate hormonal endpoints during infancy and toddlerhood in relation to feeding by breast milk, cow-milk based formula or soy-protein based formula.
Funding Partners:
  • Harvard Department of Environmental Health
Previous Funding Partners:
  • National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
  • Social & Scientific Systems, Inc.
Program Partners:
  • CDC’s National Center for Environmental Health
  • Harvard University
Program Location:
Pennsylvania, USA