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E-M:/ URL of an abstract regarding effects of PCB exposure on neuropsychological function in children [includes a summary regarding the Michigan cohort]-fyi



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Enviro-Mich message from "Kirschner, Bruce" <KirschnerB@windsor.ijc.org>
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http://ehpnet1.niehs.nih.gov/docs/2003/5461/abstract.pdf



There have been only limited attempts to assess the role of specific PCB
congeners or classes of congeners in mediating neurodevelopmental outcomes.
>From a toxicologic standpoint, these efforts are hampered by the fact that
many of the PCB congeners present in human tissues have never been studied
in the laboratory, and their relative potency to produce nervous system
effects is unknown.



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