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Environmental Health Perspectives. 112(8):826-33, 2004 Jun.

Relationships between PCBs and thyroid hormones and retinol in female and male polar bears.

Braathen M, Derocher AE, Wiig O, Sormo EG, Lie E, Skaare JU, Jenssen BM

Department of Biology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, NO-7491 Trondheim, Norway.

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Article type: Curated - Canary ID: 866

Cause and Effect Analysis Interspecies susceptibility data Shared exposures with humans Shared outcomes with humans Gene sequence data
Yes No No No No
Study type N Routes Sampling Controls Timing
cross sectional 81 ingestion exposure no concurrent
Exposures Environmental Pollutants
Polychlorinated Biphenyls
Risk factors Female
Outcomes Endocrine Diseases
Thyroid Hormones
Vitamin A
Species Bears
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Norway Norway (general) Norway (independent political entity)

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