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Mother-Offspring Neurodevelopment in Rural China

Principal Investigator:
Rothenberg, Sarah
Institution:
University of South Carolina at Columbia
Location:
Guangxi province, China
Number of Participants:
398
Lifestage of Participants:
Prenatal, Infant (0-1 year), Youth (1-18 years)
Exposures:
Mercury/Methylmercury
Health Outcomes:
Neurodevelopmental outcomes
Brief Description:
This is a birth cohort study in Guangxi province, China designed to examine the association between prenatal exposure to methylmercury from rice consumption and child neurodevelopmental outcomes. The study enrolled subjects from 2013-2014.

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.

Methylmercury Exposure Through Rice Ingestion, Gut Microbes, and Offpsring Development

Grant Number:
Principal Investigator:
Rothenberg, Sarah
Institution:
University of South Carolina
Most Recent Award Year:
2016
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Maternal Methylmercury Exposure Through Rice Ingestion and Offspring Development

Grant Number:
Principal Investigator:
Rothenberg, Sarah
Institution:
University of South Carolina
Most Recent Award Year:
2013
Additional Details