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Acrylamide

cigarette smoke  health  research  science  food  environment  high temperature  Acrylamide  fry  Maillard reaction 

Acrylamide is a chemical widely used during the manufacturing of paper, dye, and other industrial products. It can also be formed when certain foods are cooked at high temperatures. Frying, baking, or roasting certain foods, such as potatoes or grains, can create acrylamide. French fries and potato chips, for example, may have measurable acrylamide levels. Acrylamide is also found in cigarette smoke.

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Ozone

health  research  science  environment  air  environmental agents  ozone  breathing  breath 

Ozone is a highly reactive form of oxygen.

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Electric and Magnetic Fields

health  research  science  environment  house  leukemia  radiation  cell phones  environmental agents  electric and magnetic fields  emfs  ntp  toxicology  power line 

Electric and magnetic fields (EMFs) are invisible areas of energy, often referred to as radiation, that are associated with the use of electrical power and various forms of natural and man-made lighting.

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Nanomaterials

health  research  science  environment  environmental agents  ntp  nanomaterials  toxicology  nano 

Scientists have not unanimously settled on a precise definition of nanomaterials, but agree that they are partially characterized by their tiny size, measured in nanometers.

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Soy Infant Formula

health  research  science  food  infants  environment  formula  Isoflavones  Soy 

Soy formula is an infant food made using soy protein and other components. It is fed to infants as a supplement or replacement for human milk or cow milk formula.

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Parkinson's Disease

health  research  science  environment  brain  genetics  genes  conditions and diseases  neurodegenerative disease  Parkinson’s disease  tremors  rigidity  neuron 

The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) is one of the lead research agencies studying the environmental causes of Parkinson’s disease, a neurodegenerative disease thought to be caused by the interaction of genes and environment.

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Asthma

health  research  science  asthma  environment  lung  inhaler  inflammatory disease  breathing  breath  airway 

Asthma is an inflammatory disease of the lung. This inflammatory process can occur along the entire airway from the nose to the lung.

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Body Weight and Puberty Study

health  research  science  childhood  north carolina  Puberty  volunteer  clinical study  recruitment  open study  Durham  Raleigh  RTP  overweight girls 

Girls seem to be going through puberty a lot earlier these days and doctors think it may be related to body weight. This study researches whether overweight girls go through puberty earlier than normal weight girls.

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Calcinosis Study

health  research  science  north carolina  study  Calcium  volunteer  clinical study  recruitment  open study  Durham  Raleigh  RTP  Calcinosis 

This study will find out more about calcinosis, the development of calcium deposits in various parts of the body, in people with dermatomyositis (DM) and juvenile dermatomyositis (JDM). Calcinosis can be painful and cause disabilities and other problems, so scientists want to find treatments for it.

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