Perinatal exposure to bisphenol a increases adult mammary gland progesterone response and cell number.

@article{Ayyanan2011PerinatalET,
  title={Perinatal exposure to bisphenol a increases adult mammary gland progesterone response and cell number.},
  author={Ayyakkannu Ayyanan and Ouahiba Laribi and Sonia Schuepbach-Mallepell and Christina Schrick and Mar{\'i}a Concepci{\'o}n Guti{\'e}rrez and Tamara Tanos and Gregory Lefebvre and Jacques Rougemont and Ozden Yalcin-Ozuysal and Cathrin Brisken},
  journal={Molecular endocrinology},
  year={2011},
  volume={25 11},
  pages={1915-23}
}
Bisphenol A [BPA, 2,2,-bis (hydroxyphenyl) propane] is one of the highest-volume chemicals produced worldwide. It is detected in body fluids of more than 90% of the human population. Originally synthesized as an estrogenic compound, it is currently utilized to manufacture food and beverage containers resulting in uptake with food and drinks. There is concern that exposure to low doses of BPA, defined as less than or equal to 5 mg/kg body weight /d, may have developmental effects on various… CONTINUE READING
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