perfluorooctanoic acid

Known as: pentadecafluorooctanoic acid 
 
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
The synthetic surfactant, perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) is a proven developmental toxicant in mice, causing pregnancy loss… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Perfluorinated compounds (PFCs) are found in applications such oil/water repellents for clothing fabrics, carpets, food packaging… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) is a member of a family of perfluorinated chemicals that have a variety of applications. PFOA… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
This study evaluates the potential for perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) and perfluorooctane sulfonate (PFOS) to activate peroxisome… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA), a member of the perfluoroalkyl acids that have wide commercial applications, has recently been… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA; Pentadecafluorooctanoic acid) is widely used in various industrial applications. It is persistent… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The widespread detection of environmentally persistent perfluorinated acids (PFCAs) such as perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) and its… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) is an octanoic acid derivative to which all aliphatic hydrocarbons are substituted by fluorine… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) is a commercially important organic fluorochemical and is considered to have a long half-life in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The elimination, tissue distribution, and metabolism of [1-14C]perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) was examined in male and female rats… (More)
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