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Your Environment. Your Health.

Northeastern University Project List (2013)

Superfund Research Program

Puerto Rico Testsite for Exploring Contamination Threats (PRoTECT)

Center Director: Akram N. Alshawabkeh
Grant Number: P42ES017198
Funding Period: 2010-2025

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Projects and Cores funded in 2010-2014


Discovery of Xenobiotics Associated with Preterm Birth
Project Leader: Roger W. Giese
Funding Period: 2010-2020

Dynamic Transport and Exposure Pathways of Phthalates and TCE In Karst Groundwater Systems
Project Leader: Ingrid Y. Padilla (University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez)
Funding Period: 2010-2024

Green Remediation by Solar Energy Conversion into Electrolysis in Groundwater
Project Leader: Akram N. Alshawabkeh
Funding Period: 2010-2024

Phthalate exposure and molecular epidemiologic markers of preterm birth among women in Puerto Rico
Project Leader: John D. Meeker (University of Michigan)
Funding Period: 2010-2024

Pollutant activation of cell pathways in gestational tissues
Project Leader: Rita Loch-Caruso (University of Michigan)
Funding Period: 2010-2024


Administrative Core
Project Leader: Akram N. Alshawabkeh
Funding Period: 2010-2025

Data and Information Management
Project Leader: David Kaeli
Funding Period: 2010-2025

Human Subjects and Sampling Core
Project Leader: Jose F. Cordero (University of Georgia)
Funding Period: 2010-2025

Research Translation Core
Project Leader: Michael Silevitch
Funding Period: 2010-2020

Training Core
Project Leader: Thomas C. Sheahan
Funding Period: 2010-2025

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