Serial free bisphenol A and bisphenol A glucuronide concentrations in neonates

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Objective To determine the balance of metabolism of free bisphenol A (BPA) to the inactive conjugate, BPA glucuronide (BPAG), in neonates. Study design Free BPA and BPAG concentrations were measured in 78 urine samples collected between December 2012 and August 2013 from a cohort of 44 healthy full term (≥37 weeks' gestation) neonates at 2 intervals (3-6 days and 7-27 days of age). A questionnaire was administered at the time of sample collection. Neonates recruited into the study were born in an urban, tertiary care hospital. Results Only BPAG was detected in the urine samples; concentrations ranged from

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)64-69
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of Pediatrics
Volume167
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jul 1 2015

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

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