Potentially safer alternatives to BPA identified

Read the full story in Environmental Factor.

NIEHS-funded researchers and colleagues have identified a group of potential substitutes for bisphenol A (BPA). These compounds demonstrate low potential for affecting estrogenic or androgenic endocrine activity, which means they are less likely to disrupt hormones produced by the body.

Citation:  Szafran AT, Stossi F, Mancini MG, Walker CL, Mancini MA. 2017. Characterizing properties of non-estrogenic substituted bisphenol analogs using high throughput microscopy and image analysis. PLoS One 2017 12(7):e0180141.

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