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Biomarkers of Exposure to Arsenic (BEAR)

Principal Investigator:
Fry, Rebecca
University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
Gomez Palacio, Mexico
Number of Participants:
200+ Mother-infant pairs
Lifestage of Participants:
Prenatal, Infant (0-1 year)
Health Outcomes:
Birth outcomes
Brief Description:
This is a birth cohort study designed to examine the association between inorganic arsenic exposure during pregnancy and outcomes in children in Gomez Palacio, Mexico. The study has recruited over 200 pregnant women since 2011.

Related NIEHS-Funded Projects

Projects listed supported initial development of the epidemiological resource, added study participants, collected additional information or samples from study participants, and/or used samples or datasets derived from the resource.

In utero exposure to arsenic, links to epigenetic alterations and disease

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Principal Investigator:
Fry, Rebecca
University of North Carolina
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