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Your Environment. Your Health.

Project Publications: University of Arizona: Cardiac Teratogenicity of Halogenated Hydrocarbons

Superfund Research Program

Cardiac Teratogenicity of Halogenated Hydrocarbons

Project Leader: Paula D. Johnson
Grant Number: P42ES004940
Funding Period: 1995 - 2000

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  • Collier JM, Selmin O, Johnson PD, Runyan RB. 2003. Trichloroethylene effects on gene expression during cardiac development. Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 67(7):488-495. doi:10.1002/bdra.10073 PMID:14565619


  • Finch WT, Johnson PD, Runyan RB. 1998. Trichloroethylene perturbs valve-forming tissue in embryonic chick heart. In: Proceedings of the Superfund Basic Research Program: A Decade of Improving Health through Multi-Disciplinary Research. Chapel Hill, NC.
  • Johnson PD, Dawson BV, Goldberg SJ. 1998. A review: trichloroethylene metabolites: potential cardiac teratogens. Environ Health Perspect 106(4):995-999. PMID:9703484 PMCID:PMC1533343
  • Johnson PD, Dawson BV, Goldberg SJ. 1998. Cardiac teratogenicity of trichloroethylene and dichloroethylene metabolites. J Am Coll Cardiol 32(2):540-545. PMID:9708489
  • Johnson PD, Dawson BV, Goldberg SJ. 1998. The dose effect of trichloroethylene contaminated drinking water on the developing rat heart. In: Proceedings of the Pacific Basin Conference on Hazardous Waste, Honolulu, Hawaii, 22-24 April, 1998. Honolulu, HI. pp.438-446.


  • Johnson PD, Dawson BV, Runyan RB. 1997. Cardiovascular Toxicology: Trichloroethylene and its potential as a cardiac teratogen. In: Comprehensive Toxicology, Vol. 6. Elsevier, New York, NY. pp.433-444.


  • Johnson PD. 1996. Cardiac teratogenicity of halogenated hydrocarbons. Report for the Center of Toxicology. Southwest Environmental Health Sciences Center Newsletter
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