Main Researcher: P.I.: Katharina
M. Main. Ph.D.-student: Maria Assens
Other Researchers: Hanne
Frederiksen and Anna-Maria Andersson
Objective: This project aims at investigating whether
exposure to endocrine disrupting chemicals varies during pregnancy.
Description: 534 prenatal serum samples from 128 pregnant women in Denmark taken
repetitively week 12, 20,30 and 40 of pregnancy will be analyzed for 9 UV filters, 32 metabolites from 15 phthalate
diesters, 8 phenols and 7 parabens by TurboFlow-LC-MS/MS.
Outcome: Changes in serum concentrations of multiple
endocrine disrupting chemicals in Danish pregnant women from first trimester
Publications: in progress.