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The Infant Development and Environment Study (TIDES)

Principal Investigator:
Swan, Shanna
Institution:
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (ISMMS)
Location:
Rochester, New York; Seattle, Washington; Minneapolis, Minnesota; San Francisco, California
Number of Participants:
1,000 Mothers and 758 Children
Lifestage of Participants:
Prenatal, Infant (0-1 year), Youth (1-18 years)
Exposures:
Phthalates, Diethylhexyl phthalate (DEHP), Dibutyl phthalate (DBP), Di-isononyl phthalate (DINP), Benzyl butyl phthalate (BBzP), Psychosocial stress
Health Outcomes:
Reproductive tract malformations, Anogenital distance, Ano-scrotal distance, Penile width, Testicular volume and location, Placental hormone expression, Placental damage, Anthropometric outcomes, Neurodevelopmental outcomes, Blood pressure
Brief Description:
This is a multi-site pregnancy study examining how the mother’s exposure to everyday chemicals while pregnant may affect the developing fetus. The study recruited approximately 1,000 pregnant women in 2010-2012 and examined 758 children at birth.

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.

Phthalate Exposure and Gender-Related Development

Grant Number:
Principal Investigator:
Swan, Shanna H
Institution:
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Most Recent Award Year:
2015
Additional Details

Prenatal Environmental Exposure and Reproductive Hormone Concentrations (PERCH)

Grant Number:
Principal Investigator:
Sathyanarayana, Sheela
Institution:
Seattle Children's Hospital
Most Recent Award Year:
2014
Additional Details

Genetics and the Environment Associated with Male Reproduction (GEAR)

Grant Number:
Principal Investigator:
Sathyanarayana, Sheela
Institution:
Seattle Children's Hospital
Most Recent Award Year:
2011
Additional Details

Effects of Phthalates on Trophoblast Differentiation: From Biology to Biomarkers

Grant Number:
Principal Investigator:
Adibi, Jennifer
Institution:
University of Pittsburgh
Most Recent Award Year:
2010
Additional Details

The Infant Development and the Environmental Study (TIDES)

Grant Number:
Principal Investigator:
Swan, Shanna H
Institution:
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Most Recent Award Year:
2009
Additional Details