"Polychlorinated Biphenyls" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Industrial products consisting of a mixture of chlorinated biphenyl congeners and isomers. These compounds are highly lipophilic and tend to accumulate in fat stores of animals. Many of these compounds are considered toxic and potential environmental pollutants.
- Polychlorinated Biphenyls
- Biphenyls, Polychlorinated
- Polychlorobiphenyl Compounds
- Compounds, Polychlorobiphenyl
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Polychlorinated Biphenyls" by people in Profiles.
Ashley J, Soroka R, Cintron Y, Sarno A, Zaoudeh L, Velinsky D, Baker J. Can polychlorinated biphenyls be removed from chesapeake bay by a commercial fishery? Integr Environ Assess Manag. 2016 Apr; 12(2):405-6.
Ashley JT, Ward JS, Anderson CS, Schafer MW, Zaoudeh L, Horwitz RJ, Velinsky DJ. Children's daily exposure to polychlorinated biphenyls from dietary supplements containing fish oils. Food Addit Contam Part A Chem Anal Control Expo Risk Assess. 2013; 30(3):506-14.
Velinsky DJ, Riedel GF, Ashley JT, Cornwell JC. Historical contamination of the Anacostia River, Washington, D.C. Environ Monit Assess. 2011 Dec; 183(1-4):307-28.
Ashley JT, Horwitz R, Steinbacher JC, Ruppel B. A comparison of congeneric PCB patterns in American eels and striped bass from the Hudson and Delaware River estuaries. Mar Pollut Bull. 2003 Oct; 46(10):1294-308.