Events

Toxins Everywhere: Developing Tools to Detect Harmful Chemicals Press Release - Lecture
Date: Oct 24, 2013 (Thu)


5:30pm A variety of chemicals are used in everything from textiles to cosmetics and personal care products to food packaging, and many of these exhibit unintended harmful consequences to humans and wildlife. Researchers from the UC Davis Superfund Research Program will discuss how these chemicals interact within our bodies to prevent normal function of our hormones and the development of new tools, called cell lines, to measure toxicity. Donation suggested.