Parabens

Known as: para-Hydroxybenzoic Acid Ester, Paraben Derivatives, Paraben 
Methyl, propyl, butyl, and ethyl esters of p-hydroxybenzoic acid. They have been approved by the FDA as antimicrobial agents for foods and… (More)

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1953-2018
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2008
2008
The effects of ethyl and butyl paraben on steroidogenesis were evaluated in rats exposed in utero. Pregnant Wistar rats were… (More)
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2007
2007
To identify the androgenic potency of commonly used antimicrobials, an in vitro androgen receptor-mediated transcriptional… (More)
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2006
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2006
BACKGROUND Parabens appear frequently as antimicrobial preservatives in cosmetic products, in pharmaceuticals, and in food and… (More)
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2004
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2004
Parabens are used as preservatives in many thousands of cosmetic, food and pharmaceutical products to which the human population… (More)
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2002
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2002
Parabens (4-hydroxybenzoic acid esters) have been recently reported to have oestrogenic activity in yeast cells and animal models… (More)
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2002
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2002
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  • Food and chemical toxicology : an international…
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Parabens are p-hydroxybenzoic acid ester compounds widely used as preservatives in foods, cosmetics, toiletries and… (More)
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2002
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2002
Parabens are alkyl ester compounds of p-hydroxybenzoic acid widely used as preservatives in foodstuffs, cosmetics, toiletries and… (More)
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2001
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2001
Estrogenic activities of the phenolic preservatives methylparaben, ethylparaben, propylparaben, butylparaben, isopropylparaben… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
We have utilized a validated (standardized) estrogen receptor (ER) competitive-binding assay to determine the ER affinity for a… (More)
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1998
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1998
The inadvertent estrogenicity of certain synthetic chemicals, and their subsequent effects on the endocrine system of humans and… (More)
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