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Egyptian Agricultural Workers

Principal Investigator:
Rohlman, Diane
Institution:
University of Iowa
Location:
Egypt
Number of Participants:
260
Lifestage of Participants:
Youth (1-18 years, specifically 12-18 years of age), Adulthood (18+ years, specifically 18-22 years of age)
Exposures:
Organophosphates, Pyrethroids, Chlorpyrifos
Health Outcomes:
Neurobehavioral outcomes, Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), Lung function
Brief Description:
This is a longitudinal study that examines biomarkers of pesticide exposure on neurological function in adolescent pesticide applicators in Egypt.

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.

Vulnerability of the Adolescent Brain to Organophosphorus Pesticides

Grant Number:
Principal Investigator:
Rohlman, Diane S
Institution:
University of Iowa
Most Recent Award Year:
2013
Additional Details

Assessing Vulnerability of the Adolescent Brain to Organophosphorus Pesticides

Grant Number:
Principal Investigator:
Rohlman, Diane S
Institution:
Oregon Health & Science University
Most Recent Award Year:
2010
Additional Details
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