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Title of Collaborative Activity:

Environmental Phthalate Exposures in Pregnancy in Relation to Fetal and Placental Development

Description of Collaborative Activity:

The purpose of this collaboration is to characterize exposure to phthalates and phthalate alternatives in pregnant women by measuring phthalate and phthalate alternative metabolites in urine samples from 8 visits in pregnancy. We will examine associations between these markers and fetal growth as well as ultrasound measures of placental development.

Type of Collaborative Activity:

Research Initiative

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