Children's environmental health research--highlights from the Columbia Center for Children's Environmental Health.

@article{Perera2006ChildrensEH,
  title={Children's environmental health research--highlights from the Columbia Center for Children's Environmental Health.},
  author={Frederica Perera and Sheila Viswanathan and Robin M. Whyatt and Deliang Tang and Rachel Lynn Miller and Virginia Rauh},
  journal={Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences},
  year={2006},
  volume={1076},
  pages={15-28}
}
A growing body of evidence has been generated indicating that the fetus, infant, and young child are especially susceptible to environmental toxicants as diverse as polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs), pesticides, lead, mercury, polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), and environmental tobacco smoke (ETS). Exposures to these toxicants may be related to the… CONTINUE READING