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Chemical Benzofurans

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1. Hedley AJ, et al. (2006). In a 2002-2003 World Health Organization exposure study, 13 pools of breast milk comprising samples from 316 primiparous women in Hong Kong in 2002 were analyzed by gas chromatography/mass spectrometry for 29 polychlorinated dibenzo-para-dioxins /dibenzofurans and dioxin-like poly-chlorinated biphenyls congeners. 1,2,3,4,6,7,8-heptachlorodibenzodioxin | 1,2,3,4,6,7,8-heptachlorodibenzofuran | 1,2,3,4,7,8-hexachlorodibenzodioxin | 1,2,3,4,7,8-hexachlorodibenzofuran | 1,2,3,6,7,8-hexachlorodibenzodioxin | 1,2,3,7,8-pentachlorodibenzofuran | 1,2,3,7,8-pentachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin | 2,3,3',4,4',5-hexachlorobiphenyl | 2,3,3',4,4'-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,3,4,4'5-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,3',4,4',5-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,3,4,7,8-pentachlorodibenzofuran | 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzofuran | 3,4,3',4'-tetrachlorobiphenyl | 3,4,5,3',4',5'-hexachlorobiphenyl | 3,4,5,3',4'-pentachlorobiphenyl | Benzofurans | octachlorodibenzofuran | Polychlorinated Biphenyls | Polychlorinated Dibenzodioxins | polychlorodibenzofuran | Tetrachlorodibenzodioxin Mothers Hong Kong milk, human 1,2,3,4,6,7,8-heptachlorodibenzodioxin | 1,2,3,4,6,7,8-heptachlorodibenzofuran | 1,2,3,4,7,8-hexachlorodibenzodioxin | 1,2,3,4,7,8-hexachlorodibenzofuran | 1,2,3,6,7,8-hexachlorodibenzodioxin | 1,2,3,7,8-pentachlorodibenzofuran | 1,2,3,7,8-pentachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin | 2,3,3',4,4',5-hexachlorobiphenyl | 2,3,3',4,4'-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,3,4,4'5-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,3',4,4',5-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,3,4,7,8-pentachlorodibenzofuran | 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzofuran | 3,4,3',4'-tetrachlorobiphenyl | 3,4,5,3',4',5'-hexachlorobiphenyl | 3,4,5,3',4'-pentachlorobiphenyl | Benzofurans | octachlorodibenzofuran | Polychlorinated Biphenyls | Polychlorinated Dibenzodioxins | polychlorodibenzofuran | Tetrachlorodibenzodioxin Details
2. Warner M, et al. (2014). Seveso Women's Health Study (SWHS) We measured individual 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin and total toxic equivalent concentrations in serum collected approximately twenty years after the 1976 explosion for a sample of the Seveso Women's Health Study cohort. 1,2,3,4,6,7,8-heptachlorodibenzodioxin | 1,2,3,4,6,7,8-heptachlorodibenzofuran | 1,2,3,4,7,8-hexachlorodibenzodioxin | 1,2,3,4,7,8-hexachlorodibenzofuran | 1,2,3,6,7,8-hexachlorodibenzodioxin | 1,2,3,7,8-pentachlorodibenzofuran | 1,2,3,7,8-pentachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin | 2,3,3',4,4',5-hexachlorobiphenyl | 2,3,3',4,4'-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,3',4,4',5-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,3,4,7,8-pentachlorodibenzofuran | 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzofuran | 3,4,3',4'-tetrachlorobiphenyl | 3,4,5,3',4',5'-hexachlorobiphenyl | 3,4,5,3',4'-pentachlorobiphenyl | octachlorodibenzo-4-dioxin | octachlorodibenzofuran | Polychlorinated Biphenyls | Tetrachlorodibenzodioxin Controls for disease:Chloracne | Subjects with disease:Chloracne | Study subjects Italy serum 1,2,3,4,6,7,8-heptachlorodibenzodioxin | 1,2,3,4,6,7,8-heptachlorodibenzofuran | 1,2,3,4,7,8-hexachlorodibenzodioxin | 1,2,3,4,7,8-hexachlorodibenzofuran | 1,2,3,6,7,8-hexachlorodibenzodioxin | 1,2,3,7,8-pentachlorodibenzofuran | 1,2,3,7,8-pentachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin | 2,3,3',4,4',5-hexachlorobiphenyl | 2,3,3',4,4'-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,3',4,4',5-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,3,4,7,8-pentachlorodibenzofuran | 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzofuran | 3,4,3',4'-tetrachlorobiphenyl | 3,4,5,3',4',5'-hexachlorobiphenyl | 3,4,5,3',4'-pentachlorobiphenyl | octachlorodibenzo-4-dioxin | octachlorodibenzofuran | Polychlorinated Biphenyls | Tetrachlorodibenzodioxin Details
3. Lee DH, et al. (2007). National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) This study suggests that the prevalence of a cluster of cardiovascular risk factors relates to background exposure to a mixture of persistent organic pollutants, several of which are also related to the prevalence of diabetes. 1,2,3,4,6,7,8-heptachlorodibenzodioxin | 1,2,3,4,6,7,8-heptachlorodibenzofuran | 1,2,3,4,7,8-hexachlorodibenzofuran | 2,3',4,4',5-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,4,4',5-tetrachlorobiphenyl | 3,4,5,3',4'-pentachlorobiphenyl | Dibenzofurans, Polychlorinated | Hydrocarbons, Chlorinated | Pesticides | Polychlorinated Biphenyls | Polychlorinated Dibenzodioxins Study subjects United States Details Insulin Resistance | Metabolic Syndrome | cholesterol metabolic process | regulation of blood pressure | triglyceride metabolic process
4. Pless-Mulloli T, et al. (2005). Long term residency near heavy and chemical industry did not have an effect on women's body burden of polychlorinated dibenzo-dioxins and furans and polychlorinated biphenyls on Teesside, UK. 1,2,3,4,6,7,8-heptachlorodibenzodioxin | 1,2,3,4,7,8-hexachlorodibenzodioxin | 1,2,3,4,7,8-hexachlorodibenzofuran | 1,2,3,6,7,8-hexachlorodibenzodioxin | 1,2,3,7,8-pentachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin | 2,3,3',4,4',5-hexachlorobiphenyl | 2,3',4,4',5-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,3,4,7,8-pentachlorodibenzofuran | Benzofurans | Dibenzofurans, Polychlorinated | octachlorodibenzo-4-dioxin | Polychlorinated Biphenyls | Polychlorinated Dibenzodioxins | Tetrachlorodibenzodioxin Study subjects United Kingdom blood 1,2,3,4,6,7,8-heptachlorodibenzodioxin | 1,2,3,4,7,8-hexachlorodibenzodioxin | 1,2,3,4,7,8-hexachlorodibenzofuran | 1,2,3,6,7,8-hexachlorodibenzodioxin | 1,2,3,7,8-pentachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin | 2,3,3',4,4',5-hexachlorobiphenyl | 2,3',4,4',5-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,3,4,7,8-pentachlorodibenzofuran | Benzofurans | Dibenzofurans, Polychlorinated | octachlorodibenzo-4-dioxin | Polychlorinated Biphenyls | Polychlorinated Dibenzodioxins | Tetrachlorodibenzodioxin Details
5. Turyk ME, et al. (2007). National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) In the adult participants of NHANES from 1999 to 2002, total thyroxine was negatively associated with serum dioxin-like toxic equivalents in a dose-dependent fashion, with stronger associations in women than men. age | sex 1,2,3,4,6,7,8-heptachlorodibenzofuran | 1,2,3,4,7,8-hexachlorodibenzofuran | 2,2',3,3',4,4',5-heptachlorobiphenyl | 2,2',3',4,4',5-hexachlorobiphenyl | 2,2',4,4',5-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,3,3',4,4',5-hexachlorobiphenyl | 2,3',4,4',5-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,3,4,7,8-pentachlorodibenzofuran | 2,4,4',5-tetrachlorobiphenyl | 2,4,5,2',4',5'-hexachlorobiphenyl | 3,4,5,3',4',5'-hexachlorobiphenyl | 3,4,5,3',4'-pentachlorobiphenyl | Benzofurans | dibenzodioxin | Dichlorodiphenyl Dichloroethylene | Dioxins and Dioxin-like Compounds | Hydrocarbons, Chlorinated | PCB 180 | Polychlorinated Biphenyls Study subjects United States serum 1,2,3,4,6,7,8-heptachlorodibenzofuran | 1,2,3,4,7,8-hexachlorodibenzofuran | 2,2',3,3',4,4',5-heptachlorobiphenyl | 2,2',3',4,4',5-hexachlorobiphenyl | 2,2',4,4',5-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,3,3',4,4',5-hexachlorobiphenyl | 2,3',4,4',5-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,3,4,7,8-pentachlorodibenzofuran | 2,4,4',5-tetrachlorobiphenyl | 2,4,5,2',4',5'-hexachlorobiphenyl | 3,4,5,3',4',5'-hexachlorobiphenyl | 3,4,5,3',4'-pentachlorobiphenyl | Benzofurans | dibenzodioxin | Dichlorodiphenyl Dichloroethylene | PCB 180 | Polychlorinated Biphenyls | Thyrotropin | Thyroxine Details thyroid hormone metabolic process
6. Tsukimori K, et al. (2008). High levels of polychlorinated biphenyls/polychlorinated dibenzofurans exposure had some adverse effects on pregnancy outcome in Yusho women. 2,3,4,7,8-pentachlorodibenzofuran | 3,4,5,3',4',5'-hexachlorobiphenyl | 3,4,5,3',4'-pentachlorobiphenyl Pregnant females | Study subjects Japan 2,3,4,7,8-pentachlorodibenzofuran | 3,4,5,3',4',5'-hexachlorobiphenyl | 3,4,5,3',4'-pentachlorobiphenyl Details Pregnancy Complications
7. Kanagawa Y, et al. (2008). Yusho Study Group After Yusho patients had suffered chronic exposure to these chlorinated compounds for more than 35 years, the serum concentration of 2,3,4,7,8-PeCDF in blood was significantly related to arthralgia and decreased albumin/globulin ratio; the serum concentration of polychlorinated biphenyls was significantly related to ophthalmologic symptoms; and the serum concentration of polychlorinated quarterphenyl to increased total cholesterol. 2,3,4,7,8-pentachlorodibenzofuran | Polychlorinated Biphenyls Japan Details Arthralgia | Eye Diseases | Hematologic Diseases
8. Sudaryanto A, et al. (2005). This study determined the concentrations of polychlorinated dibenzodioxins and dibenzofurans, PCBs, organochlorine pesticides, and tris(4-chlorophenyl)methane in breast milk collected in 2003 from primipara mothers living in Malaysia. Benzofurans | DDT | Dichlorodiphenyldichloroethane | Dichlorodiphenyl Dichloroethylene | Pesticides | Polychlorinated Biphenyls | Polychlorinated Dibenzodioxins Mothers Malaysia milk, human 1,2,3,4,6,7,8-heptachlorodibenzodioxin | 1,2,3,4,6,7,8-heptachlorodibenzofuran | 1,2,3,4,7,8-hexachlorodibenzodioxin | 1,2,3,4,7,8-hexachlorodibenzofuran | 1,2,3,6,7,8-hexachlorodibenzodioxin | 1,2,3,7,8-pentachlorodibenzofuran | 1,2,3,7,8-pentachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin | 2,3,3',4,4',5-hexachlorobiphenyl | 2,3,3',4,4'-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,3,4,4'5-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,3',4,4',5-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,3,4,7,8-pentachlorodibenzofuran | 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzofuran | 3,4,3',4'-tetrachlorobiphenyl | 3,4,5,3',4',5'-hexachlorobiphenyl | 3,4,5,3',4'-pentachlorobiphenyl | alpha-hexachlorocyclohexane | Benzofurans | beta-hexachlorocyclohexane | DDT | Dichlorodiphenyldichloroethane | Dichlorodiphenyl Dichloroethylene | Hexachlorobenzene | Hexachlorocyclohexane | nonachlor | octachlorodibenzo-4-dioxin | oxychlordane | Polychlorinated Biphenyls | Polychlorinated Dibenzodioxins | Tetrachlorodibenzodioxin | tris(4-chlorophenyl)methane Details
9. Kunisue T, et al. (2006). Organochlorine levels in human breast milk from primiparae were significantly higher than those from multiparae, implying elimination via lactation, and significant positive correlations were observed between levels and the age of primiparae; these results indicate that the mothers with higher age may transfer higher amounts to the first infant than those born afterwards through breast-feeding, and hence the first born children might be at higher risk. age | diet Benzofurans | DDT | Dichlorodiphenyldichloroethane | Dichlorodiphenyl Dichloroethylene | Pesticides | Polychlorinated Biphenyls | Polychlorinated Dibenzodioxins Mothers Japan milk, human 1,2,3,4,6,7,8-heptachlorodibenzodioxin | 1,2,3,4,6,7,8-heptachlorodibenzofuran | 1,2,3,4,7,8-hexachlorodibenzodioxin | 1,2,3,4,7,8-hexachlorodibenzofuran | 1,2,3,6,7,8-hexachlorodibenzodioxin | 1,2,3,7,8-pentachlorodibenzofuran | 1,2,3,7,8-pentachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin | 2,3,3',4,4',5-hexachlorobiphenyl | 2,3,3',4,4'-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,3,4,4'5-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,3',4,4',5-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,3,4,7,8-pentachlorodibenzofuran | 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzofuran | 3,4,3',4'-tetrachlorobiphenyl | 3,4,5,3',4',5'-hexachlorobiphenyl | 3,4,5,3',4'-pentachlorobiphenyl | alpha-hexachlorocyclohexane | Benzofurans | beta-hexachlorocyclohexane | DDT | Dichlorodiphenyldichloroethane | Dichlorodiphenyl Dichloroethylene | Hexachlorobenzene | nonachlor | octachlorodibenzo-4-dioxin | octachlorodibenzofuran | oxychlordane | Polychlorinated Biphenyls | Polychlorinated Dibenzodioxins | Tetrachlorodibenzodioxin Details
10. Orban JE, et al. (1994). National Human Adipose Tissue Survey (NHATS) The survey provides a baseline of average levels of polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins and polychlorinated dibenzofurans in the adipose tissue of humans in the US population. Benzofurans | Dioxins Study subjects United States adipose tissue 1,2,3,4,6,7,8-heptachlorodibenzodioxin | 1,2,3,4,7,8-hexachlorodibenzodioxin | 1,2,3,6,7,8-hexachlorodibenzodioxin | 1,2,3,7,8-pentachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin | 2,3,4,7,8-pentachlorodibenzofuran | 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzofuran | octachlorodibenzo-4-dioxin | Tetrachlorodibenzodioxin Details
11. LaKind JS, et al. (2009). Contrary to earlier research, we found that lipid-adjusted concentrations of polybrominated diphenyl ethers, polychlorinated biphenyls, polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins, furans, and organochlorine pesticides in serum and milk do not consistently decrease during lactation and can increase for some women; thus, the concept of pumping and discarding early milk as means of reducing infant exposure is not supported. Benzofurans | Dioxins | Halogenated Diphenyl Ethers | Pesticides | Polychlorinated Biphenyls Mothers United States milk, human | serum 1,2,3,4,6,7,8-heptachlorodibenzodioxin | 1,2,3,4,6,7,8-heptachlorodibenzofuran | 1,2,3,4,7,8-hexachlorodibenzofuran | 1,2,3,6,7,8-hexachlorodibenzodioxin | 2,2',3,3',4,4',5-heptachlorobiphenyl | 2,2',4,4',5-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,2',4,4'-tetrabromodiphenyl ether | 2,3,3',4,4',5-hexachlorobiphenyl | 2,3,3',4,4'-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,3',4,4',5-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,3,4,7,8-pentachlorodibenzofuran | 2,4,4',5-tetrachlorobiphenyl | 2,4,4'-trichlorobiphenyl | 2,4,5,2',4',5'-hexachlorobiphenyl | 3,4,5,3',4',5'-hexachlorobiphenyl | 3,4,5,3',4'-pentachlorobiphenyl | DDT | Dichlorodiphenyl Dichloroethylene | hexabrominated diphenyl ether 153 | Hexachlorobenzene | Mirex | nonachlor | octachlorodibenzo-4-dioxin | octachlorodibenzofuran | oxychlordane | PCB 180 | pentabrominated diphenyl ether 100 Details
12. Humblet O, et al. (2011). This study provides suggestive evidence that average serum concentrations of dioxins, furans, and polychlorinated biphenyls are decreasing over time among residents in Chapaevsk, Russia. During this nine year period, larger decreases in serum total toxic equivalency and polychlorinated biphenyls were found in women with greater increases in body mass index. body mass index Benzofurans | Dioxins | Polychlorinated Biphenyls Study subjects Russian Federation serum 1,2,3,4,6,7,8-heptachlorodibenzodioxin | 1,2,3,4,6,7,8-heptachlorodibenzofuran | 1,2,3,4,7,8-hexachlorodibenzodioxin | 1,2,3,4,7,8-hexachlorodibenzofuran | 1,2,3,6,7,8-hexachlorodibenzodioxin | 1,2,3,7,8-pentachlorodibenzofuran | 1,2,3,7,8-pentachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin | 2,2',3,3',4,4',5-heptachlorobiphenyl | 2,2',3,5,5',6-hexachlorobiphenyl | 2,3,3',4,4',5-hexachlorobiphenyl | 2,3,3',4,4'-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,3,4,2',3',4'-hexachlorobiphenyl | 2,3',4,4',5-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,3,4,7,8-pentachlorodibenzofuran | 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzofuran | 2,4,4',5-tetrachlorobiphenyl | 2,4,4'-trichlorobiphenyl | 2,4,5,2',4',5'-hexachlorobiphenyl | 2,4,5,2',5'-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,5,2',5'-tetrachlorobiphenyl | 3,4,3',4'-tetrachlorobiphenyl | 3,4,5,3',4',5'-hexachlorobiphenyl | 3,4,5,3',4'-pentachlorobiphenyl | octachlorodibenzofuran | PCB 180 | Polychlorinated Biphenyls | Tetrachlorodibenzodioxin Details
13. Collins JJ, et al. (2007). This study examines serum levels of chlorinated dioxins and furans and PCBs for workers with potential chlorophenol exposure, worker referents, and community referents; distinct patterns of dioxin congeners were found many years after exposure among workers with different chlorophenol exposures. Chlorophenols Study subjects | Workers United States serum 1,2,3,4,6,7,8-heptachlorodibenzodioxin | 1,2,3,4,6,7,8-heptachlorodibenzofuran | 1,2,3,4,7,8-hexachlorodibenzodioxin | 1,2,3,4,7,8-hexachlorodibenzofuran | 1,2,3,6,7,8-hexachlorodibenzodioxin | 1,2,3,7,8-pentachlorodibenzofuran | 1,2,3,7,8-pentachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin | 2,3,4,7,8-pentachlorodibenzofuran | 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzofuran | 3,4,3',4'-tetrachlorobiphenyl | 3,4,5,3',4',5'-hexachlorobiphenyl | 3,4,5,3',4'-pentachlorobiphenyl | octachlorodibenzo-4-dioxin | octachlorodibenzofuran | Tetrachlorodibenzodioxin Details
14. Yang CY, et al. (2008). We found prolonged time to pregnancy and reduced fertility among women previously exposed to polychlorinated biphenyls/dibenzofurans. dibenzofuran | Polychlorinated Biphenyls Study subjects Taiwan, Province of China Details Infertility, Female
15. Chang JW, et al. (2016). We find that serum dioxin/furan toxic equivalents and abdominal obesity affect the association with insulin resistance in the study population. Dioxins Subjects with disease:Obesity, Abdominal Taiwan, Province of China serum 1,2,3,4,6,7,8-heptachlorodibenzofuran | 1,2,3,7,8-pentachlorodibenzofuran | 1,2,3,7,8-pentachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin | 2,3,4,7,8-pentachlorodibenzofuran | 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzofuran | Tetrachlorodibenzodioxin Details Insulin Resistance
16. Grindler NM, et al. (2015). National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) This study documents an association between numerous endocrine-disrupting chemicals and earlier age at menopause (1.9 to 3.8 years earlier than women with lower levels of these chemicals); the result suggests that increasing serum- or urine-levels of endocrine-disrupting chemicals (not just high absolute levels) are associated with loss of ovarian function. sex Endocrine Disruptors Study subjects United States serum | urine 1,2,3,4,6,7,8-heptachlorodibenzofuran | 2,2',3,3',4,4',5-heptachlorobiphenyl | 2,2',3',4,4',5-hexachlorobiphenyl | 2,2',4,4',5-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,3,3',4,4',5-hexachlorobiphenyl | 2,3,3',4,4'-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,3',4,4',5-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,4,4',5-tetrachlorobiphenyl | 2,4,5,2',4',5'-hexachlorobiphenyl | beta-hexachlorocyclohexane | Dichlorodiphenyl Dichloroethylene | Mirex | mono(2-ethyl-5-hydroxyhexyl) phthalate | mono(2-ethyl-5-oxohexyl)phthalate Details menopause
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