Pre- and postnatal environmental boron exposure and infant growth: Results from a mother-child cohort in northern Argentina.

Affiliation

Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, SE-171 77 Stockholm, Sweden. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

Experimental studies show developmental toxicity of boron and we recently found impaired weight and length in newborns of mothers exposed to boron through drinking water during pregnancy.

Keywords

Blood,Boron exposure,Breast milk,Drinking water,Infant anthropometry,Urine,

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