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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… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
The oxidation of bioorganic materials by air and, particularly, the oxidative stress involved in the cell loss and other… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Endocrine disrupting chemicals (EDCs) are released into the environment from different sources. They are mainly used in packaging… Expand
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Review
2014
Review
2014
Parabens are a group of substances commonly employed as preservatives, mainly in personal care products, pharmaceuticals and food… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND Parabens are commonly used as antimicrobial preservatives in cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, and food and beverage… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
To identify the androgenic potency of commonly used antimicrobials, an in vitro androgen receptor-mediated transcriptional… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Parabens appear frequently as antimicrobial preservatives in cosmetic products, in pharmaceuticals, and in food and… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Parabens are widely used as preservatives in food, cosmetic and pharmaceutical products. Acute, subchronic, and chronic studies… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Parabens are used as preservatives in many thousands of cosmetic, food and pharmaceutical products to which the human population… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Parabens (4-hydroxybenzoic acid esters) have been recently reported to have oestrogenic activity in yeast cells and animal models… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The inadvertent estrogenicity of certain synthetic chemicals, and their subsequent effects on the endocrine system of humans and… Expand
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