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Information on where studies are in the testing program related to Dibenzo-p-dioxin (262-12-4)

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Dioxins Dioxins are mainly byproducts of industrial practices. They are produced through a variety of incineration processes, including improper municipal waste incineration and ...

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Date Modified: 09/08/2021

Dioxin-like Compound Exposures and DNA Methylation in the Anniston Community Health Survey Phase II [Abstract Dioxin-like Compound Exposures and DNA Methylation in the Anniston ...

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.../go/roc) that adds 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin, also known as TCDD or Dioxin, to the list of substances "known to be human carcinogens" (http://ntp.niehs.nih.gov/go/7249). ...

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(PCBs), dibenzo-p-dioxins, and dibenzofurans, are global environmental contaminants. ... Exposure to 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin (TCDD, "dioxin"), the most potent HAH, can ...

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of bulk milk dioxin monitoring in milk trucks as a means of optimizing sampling and pooling monitoring strategies. Results showed that detecting a dioxin incident with a ...

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of dioxins in environmental samples. Photo credit: Michael Dension A gene from a firefly has been added to mammalian cells so that they glow when exposed to the toxin dioxin, and ...

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and Environmental Effects of Agent Orange/Dioxin held March 3-6 in Hanoi and the ... for research on human health and the environmental effects of Agent Orange/dioxin. ...

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during the Vietnam War and included, as contaminants, dioxin and related compounds. ... The symposium is an annual conference of dioxin researchers. NIEHS said it had set its own ...

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In an associated Federal Register notice, the NTP said it is also re-reviewing dioxin for ... NTP said that the NTP Board subcommittee's re-review of dioxin need not delay its listing ...

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JR, Pavuk M, Birnbaum LS, Bell DA. 2020. Dioxin-like compound exposures and DNA ... JR, Pavuk M, Birnbaum LS, Bell DA. 2020. Dioxin-like compound exposures and DNA ...

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