How Environmental Hormone Impersonators Disrupt Signaling in your Cells

Cheryl Watson (Presenter)

Activity: Other activity typesTypes of Public engagement and outreach - Public lecture/debate/seminar

Description

This is a public outreach talk on how chemicals called endocrine disruptors disrupt the signaling of hormones in people and animals. Replacement chemicals for the plastic BPA are discussed, as are the processes for determining the safety of chemicals that act potently via these pathways.
Period2014
Held atSecond LIfe Education and Development Committee
Event typeSeminar
Location

Keywords

  • chemicals, hormones, BPA, BPS, pesticides, receptors, regulation