Endocrine system

Endocrine system

Beyond DES: hormones in the environment

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Centres of Excellence for Women's Health Research Bulletins (CEWHRB)
Women and Health Protection (WHP)
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Online
Paper
Publisher: 
Centres of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Examines the effects of endocrine disrupters on women.

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ISSN 14963612
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Includes bibliographical references.

BC Endocrine Research Foundation

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NGO - Non Government Organization
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English
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Information provision and referral
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The purposes of the BC Endocrine Research Foundation are: to fund and carry out clinical research in diabetes, atherosclerosis, lipidology, menopause, osteoporosis, women's health and other endocrine related research areas; and, to provide educational services related to the areas of research outlined above.

Primary Telephone: 
(604) 875-5922
Email Address: 
enorman@vanhosp.bc.ca
Fax Number: 
(604) 875-5931
Street Address: 
380 - 575 West 8th Ave.
City: 
Vancouver
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V5Z 1C6

Global assessment of the state-of-the-science of endocrine disruptors

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Online
Author: 
Terri Damstra, ed.
Sue Barlow, ed.
Aake Bergman, ed.
Robert Kavlock, ed.
Glen Van Der Kraak, ed.
Publisher: 
World Health Organization
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Geneva, Switzerland

Global concerns have been raised in recent years over the potential adverse effects that may result from exposure to chemicals that have the potential to interfere with the endocrine system in wildlife and humans. This report provides a global assessment of the current state of scientific knowledge relative to environmental endocrine disruption. Topics include: endocrinology and endocrine toxicology, wildlife, human health, exposure of selected potential endocrine disruptors in humans and wildlife, causal criteria for assessing endocrine-disruptos, and research needs.

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HEAD.G54 2002

British Columbia Endocrine Research Foundation

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All women
Families
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NGO - Non Government Organization
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English
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Consulting
Clinical or health care services
Primary Telephone: 
604-875-5922
Email Address: 
info@bcendocrineresearch.com
Fax Number: 
604-975-5931
Street Address: 
281-828 West 10th Ave
City: 
Vancouver
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V5Z 1L8
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