C8 and Reproductive and Neurodevelopmental Outcomes

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Director: David A. Savitz
Collaborator: John Logan
Research Theme: Environmental Resources and Population Wellbeing
Location: United States of America
Funding: Garden City Group Inc.

This collaborative project will analyze the relationship between C8 (perflourooctonoic acid) and reproductive health outcomes, including miscarriage, preterm birth, fetal growth restriction, birth defects, and neurodevelopmental deficits among residents of West Virginia and Ohio who had elevated exposure resulting from environmental contamination from a chemical plant.