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- Wang, Caifeng, et al. Show all 8 Authors
- Environmental Research 2015 v.142 pp. 104-111
- animals; blood; children; confidence interval; environmental health; lipids; mothers; neurodevelopment; polybrominated diphenyl ethers; sociodemographic characteristics; China
- ... The use of polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) has been dramatically increasing over the last two decades in China. Animal studies suggest that prenatal exposure to PBDEs may result in neurodevelopmental deficits. Two hundred thirty-two participating mothers were recruited from a prospective birth cohort in rural northern China between September 2010 and February 2012. We analyzed 232 cord bloo ...