September 2022 Spotlight

Multi-Cohort Study Including PROTECT Finds Link Between Phthalate Exposure and Preterm Birth

A National Institutes of Health (NIH) study published in JAMA Pediatrics provides further evidence for a link between multiple phthalate exposure and an increased risk of preterm birth. This is a multi-cohort study led by National Institute of Environmental Health (NIEHS) Epidemiology Branch Investigator and former PROTECT Project 1 trainee Dr. Kelly Ferguson. Many of the phthalates found to be risk factors for preterm birth are common in consumer products.

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SRP Annual Meeting | December 14-16, 2022, Raleigh, NC

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