Polybrominated Biphenyls

Known as: ppb, Polybromobiphenyls, PBBs 
A mixture of synthetic solids, containing three or more bromine atoms, that is virtually insoluble in water but is soluble in fat and various organic… (More)

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1974-2018
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2013
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2013
Accumulation of intracellular tau fibrils has been the focus of research on the mechanisms of neurodegeneration in Alzheimer's… (More)
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2011
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2011
BACKGROUND There is emerging evidence that background exposure to persistent organic pollutants (POPs) are important in the… (More)
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2006
2006
The objective of this study was to determine the concentrations and compositions of polybrominated biphenyls (PBBs… (More)
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2004
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2004
Six polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs), one hexabromobiphenyl [polybrominated biphenyl (PBB)], and one hexachlorobiphenyl… (More)
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2002
2002
Concentrations of two types of brominated flame-retardants (BFRs); polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) and polybrominated… (More)
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2000
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2000
Accidental contamination of the Michigan food chain with polybrominated biphenyls (PBBs) led to the exposure of more than 4,000… (More)
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1984
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1984
Cord serum and maternal milk levels of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) and polybrominated biphenyls (PBBs) were examined in… (More)
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1981
1981
An analytical method was developed to quantitate polychlorinated and polybrominated biphenyls (PCBs and PBBs, respectively) in… (More)
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1979
1979
Polybrominated biphenyls (PBB) were dispersed widely in Michigan by a 1973 shipping accident in which PBB was introduced into… (More)
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1978
1978
Michigan dairy farm residents ate farm products containing polybrominated biphenyls (PBB's) after the accidential contamination… (More)
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