Dichlorodiphenyl Dichloroethylene

Known as: Dichlorodiphenyl Dichloroethylene [Chemical/Ingredient], dichlorodiphenyl dichloroethylene (DDE), DDE 
An organochlorine pesticide, it is the ethylene metabolite of DDT.
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
OBJECTIVES To investigate the effect of prenatal exposure to polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) and dichlorodiphenyl… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Persistent organic pollutants (POPs) may influence epigenetic mechanisms; therefore, they could affect chromosomal… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Although nonclassical estrogen actions initiated at the cell surface have been described in many tissues, the identities of the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Plastic resin pellets (small granules 0.1-0.5 centimeters in diameter) are widely distributed in the ocean all over the world… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND DDT (1,1,1-trichloro-2,2-bis(p-chlorophenyl)ethane) is highly effective against most malaria-transmitting mosquitoes… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
It has been hypothesized that environmental exposure to synthetic estrogenic chemicals and related endocrine-active compounds may… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
There is a concern that chemicals in our environment are affecting human health by disrupting normal endocrine function. Much of… (More)
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1996
1996
OBJECTIVES This study documented the concentration of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) and dichlorodiphenyl dichloroethylene (DDE… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
BACKGROUND Five small case-control studies have examined the relationship between exposure to organochlorines and the risk of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Twenty healthy adult humans had serum samples drawn on four occasions within a 24-hr period: after a 12 hr overnight fast, 4-5 hr… (More)
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