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Boston University Project List (2021)

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Superfund Research Program

The Long-term Impacts of Early Life Exposure to Superfund Chemicals in Humans and Wildlife

Center Director: David H. Sherr
Grant Number: P42ES007381
Funding Period: 1995-2021

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Projects and Cores funded in 2017-2021


A Novel Mechanism of Ortho-PCB-induced Toxicity: Targeting Nuclear Receptors in Brain of Fish
Project Leader: John J. Stegeman (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution)
Funding Period: 2017-2021

Assessing the Relation of Chemical and Non-Chemical Stressors with Risk-Taking Behavior and Related Outcomes among Adolescents Living near the New Bedford Harbor Superfund Site
Project Leader: Jonathan I. Levy
Funding Period: 2017-2021

Early Life Exposure to Tetrachloroethylene (PCE)-Contaminated Drinking Water and Social Stressors may Interact to Increase the Risk of Substance Use Later in Life
Project Leader: Ann Aschengrau
Funding Period: 2000-2021

Environmental PPARγ Pathway Activators: Multifaceted Metabolic Disruptors Impacting Adipose and Bone Homeostasis
Project Leader: Jennifer J. Schlezinger
Funding Period: 2005-2021

Mechanisms and Impacts of PCB Resistant Fish
Project Leader: Mark E. Hahn (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution)
Funding Period: 1995-2021


Administrative Core
Project Leader: David H. Sherr
Funding Period: 1995-2021

Bioinformatics and Molecular Modeling Core
Project Leader: Stefano Monti
Funding Period: 2000-2021

Community Engagement Core
Project Leader: Madeleine Kangsen Scammell
Funding Period: 2005-2021

Research Translation Core
Project Leader: Wendy J. Heiger-Bernays
Funding Period: 2005-2021

Training Core
Project Leader: Michael D. McClean
Funding Period: 2017-2021

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