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PFCAs Detected in the Artic

...ed polymers degrade and eventually become a group of nasty chemicals called pfcas for perfluorocarboxylates. PFCAs are detected in the human blood, ...0 kilograms of fluorotelomer alcohols resulted in substantial amount of the pfcas being found in the Artic. Tom Harner, an Environment Canada researc...
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US EPA's Perfluorocarboxylic Acid Content in 116 Articles of Commerce

acids (PFCAs) in house dust, suggesting strongly the presence of indoor sources ... whereas the content of total PFCAs (the sum of C5 to C12 acids) ranged from ...

Unclassified ENV/JM/MONO(2007)11

The OECD Workshop on Perfluorocarboxylic acids (PFCAs) and ... been identified is release of PFCAs from the manufacture of fluoropolymers, such ...

Common Chemicals Morphing Into Potential Toxins In Arctic

Compounds used to protect carpets and fabrics may be travelling to remote regions of the planet and undergoing chemical ... acids (PFCAs) – were present ...

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The federal government is moving to limit exposure to a persistent class of pollutants used in consumer products ... PFCAs are in the environment, and ...

Binding Interactions Between Dissolved Organic Matter And Two Classes ...

carboxylates (PFCAs) are of scientific and regulatory interest because they have ... PFCAs have been directly manufactured since the ...

Common Household Chemicals Linked to Cancer

Scientists Baffled by Rapid Spread of PFCAs ... PFCAs: Pervasive and Persistent. PFCAs have been linked to cancer and other developmental effects in animal ...
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(Date:7/8/2014)... LIVERMORE, Calif. The Department of Defense,s Defense ... National Laboratory (LLNL) up to $2.5 million to ... to record and stimulate neurons within the brain ... week. , The research builds on the understanding ... in certain regions of the brain encode information, ...
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(Date:7/8/2014)... Military physicians will soon pick up joysticks instead of textbooks ... serious health threats. , James Gerard, M.D., a professor of ... from the Department of Defense Office of Naval Research ... video game that will train physicians on pediatric emergency room ... one of the most popular tools gaming to ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:DARPA selects Lawrence Livermore to develop world's first neural device to restore memory 2Health News:DARPA selects Lawrence Livermore to develop world's first neural device to restore memory 3Health News:Health-care worker hand hygiene rates increase three-fold when auditors visible 2Health News:Health-care worker hand hygiene rates increase three-fold when auditors visible 3Health News:UI researchers find early predictor for preeclampsia 2Health News:UI researchers find early predictor for preeclampsia 3Health News:Poll finds health most common major stressful event in Americans' lives last year 2Health News:Poll finds health most common major stressful event in Americans' lives last year 3Health News:Poll finds health most common major stressful event in Americans' lives last year 4Health News:Save, don't kill: SLU pediatrician to develop educational video game for training military physician 2
(Date:7/9/2014)... of Adlie penguins shows that the population is ... than previously estimated. Adlie penguins have long been ... understand the effects of climate change and fishing ... satellite imagery, researchers from Stony Brook University and ... that permits regular monitoring of Adlie penguins across ...
(Date:7/9/2014)... an economy driven by methane, the primary component of natural ... production boom. It has poised the country as a top ... over just how climate-friendly it is, according to an article ... news magazine of the American Chemical Society. , In the ... when burned as a fuel to produce electricity, methane emits ...
(Date:7/9/2014)... at the NIH,s National Center for Advancing ... treat sickle cell disease has been acquired ... candidate, Aes-103, is the first specifically developed ... sickle cell disease. Baxter now will advance ... approval and commercialization. , Sickle cell disease ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):New study finds that Adélie penguin population is on the rise 2New study finds that Adélie penguin population is on the rise 3First drug candidate from NIH program acquired by biopharmaceutical company 2First drug candidate from NIH program acquired by biopharmaceutical company 3First drug candidate from NIH program acquired by biopharmaceutical company 4
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