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Project

Environmental Exposure & Breast Cancer in a Large, Diverse Cohort

Project Director(s)

Myrto Petreas

This project is a subcontract of the Cancer Prevention Institue of California, supervising the laboratory work examining brominated flame retardants (BFRs) and other persistent contaminants in a subset of the California Teachers Study (CTS). The CTS is a prospective longitudinal cohort study conducted by the University of California, the Cancer Prevention Institute of Caliofrinia, the University of California at Irvine and the California Cancer Registry.