Over the past year, the scientists here at the Duke Superfund Research Center have been busy trying to better understand how certain chemicals may impact health when people are exposed to them at critical points in time. Below are summaries from a couple of papers they’ve published in scientific, peer-reviewed […]

Recent publications: chemical exposure and the developing brain

By Anthony Oliveri   As Laura Macaulay, Ph.D. Candidate, and the Research Translation Core have brought up in the past week, flame retardants are proving to be a cause for concern for a number of health-related reasons. Laura covered the PBDEs, and how they may be toxic because of their […]

OPs! they did it again…