TITLE

Effects of Polychlorinated Biphenyls

PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
Fertility Weekly;8/16/2010, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a study which examines the impact of human exposure to polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) on male reproduction. Researchers in the U.S. have analyzed various epidemiological studies on the relationship between the semen quality and PCB exposure. The results have shown that exposure to PCBs at any level may alter human fertility because of its negative effects on sperm DNA integrity, hormone levels and semen quality.
ACCESSION #
52980313

 

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