Fetal Exposure to Environmental Neurotoxins in Taiwan
- Publisher: Public Library of Science
(issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
Toxicology | Research Article | Biology and Life Sciences | Medicine | Child Health | Environmental Health | Q | R | Toxic Agents | Public and Occupational Health | Science | Pediatrics | Medicine and Health Sciences | Health Care
Mercury (Hg), lead (Pb), cadmium (Cd), and arsenic (As) are recognized neurotoxins in children that particularly affect neurodevelopment and intellectual performance. Based on the hypothesis that the fetal basis of adult disease is fetal toxic exposure that results in a...