Researcher embarks on multiyear study of BPA and DEHP health risks

A researcher at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS; Washington, D.C.) has received a $209,926 grant from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences to study plastics and their potential human health risks, particularly in the cardiovascular system. The grant specifically will support the study of two chemicals found in plastics—bisphenol A (BPA) and di-2-ethylhexylphthalate (DEHP). The research is led by Nikki Posnack, PhD, a postdoctoral pharmacology and physiology researcher. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  Medical polymers Materials and Additives read more

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