Urinary bisphenol a concentration and thyroid function in Chinese adults.

  title={Urinary bisphenol a concentration and thyroid function in Chinese adults.},
  author={Tiange Wang and Jieli Lu and Min Xu and Yu Xu and Mian Li and Yu Liu and Xiaoguang Tian and Yuhong Chen and Meng Dai and Weiqing Wang and Shenghan Lai and Yufang Bi and Guang Ning},
  volume={24 2},
BACKGROUND Bisphenol A (BPA) is an endocrine disruptor that in animal studies can bind to the thyroid hormone receptor and affect thyroid function. Relevant epidemiologic studies are limited and results are inconsistent. We explored the relationship between urinary BPA and thyroid function in a Chinese population. METHODS The study population included 3394 subjects age 40 years or older who were enrolled in a population-based study from Songnan Community, Baoshan District, Shanghai, China… CONTINUE READING
Related Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 1 time. VIEW TWEETS


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 29 extracted citations

Male Reproduction : One of the Primary Targets of Bisphenol

Tomáš Jambor, B Jana, Greifová Hana, Tvrdá Eva, Lukáč Norbert
View 1 Excerpt


Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 32 references

Urinary bisphenol A (BPA) concentration associates with obesity and insulin resistance.

The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism • 2012

the effects of bisphenol a ( BPa ) exposure on fat mass and serum leptin concentrations have no impact on bone mineral densities in nonobese premenopausal women

HY Zhao, YF Bi, Ma lY
Clin Biochem • 2012

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…