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Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) are re-emerging as an environmental pollutant of concern. PAHs, found at Superfund sites and urban settings, are formed in the burning of carbon-based energy sources, e.g., diesel, gasoline, coal, petroleum and in cooking or tobacco smoke. Learn more about PAHs

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Trainee-Initiated Collaboration (TrIC) Grants Support Integrative Projects

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Dec 11, 2014

Congratulations to Erin Madeen from Project 1, the first recipient of a Trainee-Initiated Collaboration (TrIC) grant. Erin will receive $2500 for travel and lodging to work with Ulrike Luderer MD, PhD, a Reproductive Toxicologist and expert in polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon (PAH) Benzo(a)pyrene (BaP) induced female infertility at UC Irvine. Dr. Luderer will train Erin on… Continue reading

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New Technology Tracks Carcinogens As They Move Through the Body

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Dec 10, 2014

OSU Press Release:  http://bit.ly/1sjfefn MEDIA CONTACT:  David Stauth, 541-737-0787 SOURCE: David Williams, 541-737-3277 or david.williams@oregonstate.edu 12/10/2014 CORVALLIS, Ore. – Researchers for the first time have developed a method to track through the human body the movement of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, or PAHs, as extraordinarily tiny amounts of these potential carcinogens are biologically processed and eliminated.… Continue reading

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6th Annual EMT Research Day on Jan. 8th – 9th, 2015

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Dec 10, 2014

The Team Tox  graduate student group organizes this annual free event open to everyone interested. You just need to register.  

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