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Endocrine-Disrupting Chemicals - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128234662, 9780128234679

Endocrine-Disrupting Chemicals, Volume 92

1st Edition

Serial Volume Editors: Laura Vandenberg Judith Turgeon
eBook ISBN: 9780128234679
Hardcover ISBN: 9780128234662
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 13th August 2021
Page Count: 578
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Table of Contents


Laura N. Vandenberg and Judith L. Turgeon

1. Endocrine disruptor global policy

Christopher D. Kassotis and Leonardo Trasande

2. Toxicity testing and endocrine disrupting chemicals

Laura N. Vandenberg

3. Epigenetics, estrogenic endocrine-disrupting chemicals (EDCs), and the brain

Madeline Streifer and Andrea C. Gore

4. Endocrine disrupting chemicals (EDCs) and the neuroendocrine system: Beyond estrogen, androgen, and thyroid

Heather B. Patisaul

5. Endocrine disrupting chemicals and reproductive disorders in women, men, and animal models

Mary Jo Laws, Alison M. Neff, Emily Brehm, Genoa R. Warner and Jodi A. Flaws

6. Endocrine disrupting chemicals (EDCs) and sex steroid receptors

Julianne M. Hall and Kenneth S. Korach

7. Endocrine disrupting chemicals and the mammary gland

Laura N. Vandenberg

8. Impact of gestational exposure to endocrine disrupting chemicals on pregnancy and birth outcomes

Vasantha Padmanabhan, Jacob Moeller and Muraly Puttabyatappa

9. Endocrine disrupting chemicals (EDCs) and placental function: Impact on fetal brain development

William P. Marinello and Heather B. Patisaul

10. Endocrine disrupting chemicals and thyroid hormone action

R. Thomas Zoeller

11. Inappropriately sweet: Environmental endocrine-disrupting chemicals and the diabetes pandemic

Margaret C. Schulz and Robert M. Sargis

12. The new kids on the block: Emerging obesogens

Raquel Chamorro-Garcia and Almudena Veiga-Lopez

13. Endocrine disrupting chemicals and breast cancer cells

Philippa D. Darbre

14. EDCs and male urogenital cancers

M.S. Bornman and N.H. Aneck-Hahn


Advances in Pharmacology series, highlights new advances in the field, with this new volume presenting interesting chapters. Each chapter is written by an international board of authors.

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  • Provides the authority and expertise of leading contributors from an international board of authors
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  • Updated release includes the latest information on Endocrine-Disrupting Chemicals


Investigators in neuroscience, pharmacology, neurology, psychiatry, medicine


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About the Serial Volume Editors

Laura Vandenberg

Laura Vandenberg is at School of Public Health and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, USA

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Massachusetts, MA, USA

Judith Turgeon

Judith Turgeon is at University of California - Davis, CA, USA

Affiliations and Expertise

University of California - Davis, CA, USA