Investigation of Relationships between Urinary Biomarkers of Phytoestrogens, Phthalates, and Phenols and Pubertal Stages in Girls

@inproceedings{Wolff2010InvestigationOR,
  title={Investigation of Relationships between Urinary Biomarkers of Phytoestrogens, Phthalates, and Phenols and Pubertal Stages in Girls},
  author={Mary S. Wolff and Susan L. Teitelbaum and Susan Mengel Pinney and Gayle C. Windham and Laura Liao and Frank M. Biro and Lawrence H. Kushi and Chris Erdmann and Robert A. Hiatt and Michael E. Rybak and Antonia M. Calafat},
  booktitle={Environmental health perspectives},
  year={2010}
}
BACKGROUND Hormonally active environmental agents may alter the course of pubertal development in girls, which is controlled by steroids and gonadotropins. OBJECTIVES We investigated associations of concurrent exposures from three chemical classes (phenols, phthalates, and phytoestrogens) with pubertal stages in a multiethnic longitudinal study of 1,151… CONTINUE READING