TITLE

Endocrine disrupting chemicals: a new and emerging public health problem?

AUTHOR(S)
Acerini, C. L.; Hughes, I. A.
PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
Archives of Disease in Childhood;Aug2006, Vol. 91 Issue 8, p633
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the concerns about the environmental endocrine toxicity by endocrine disrupting chemicals, which have captured the attention of many national and international health organizations in Great Britain. In fact, the European Commission has identified endocrine disrupting chemicals as an important public health issue and is currently supporting a number of research initiatives. Coordination of targeted toxicological studies is needed in order to provide several information about the concerns.
ACCESSION #
21938450

 

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