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Environ Health Perspect 2005 Nov;113(11):1497-501.

Proximity to pollution sources and risk of amphibian limb malformation.

Taylor B, Skelly D, Demarchis LK, Slade MD, Galusha D, Rabinowitz PM

School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA.

Article type: Curated - Canary ID: 3330

Cause and Effect Analysis Interspecies susceptibility data Shared exposures with humans Shared outcomes with humans Gene sequence data
Yes Yes No No No
Study type N Routes Sampling Controls Timing
cross sectional 5,264 mucocutaneous, inhalation, other, ingestion exposure yes concurrent
Exposures Anoxia
Environmental Pollutants
Water Pollutants, Chemical
Risk factors Agriculture
Outcomes Limb Deformities, Congenital
Species Gray treefrog
Pseudacris crucifer
Rana catesbeiana
Rana clamitans
Rana pipiens
Wood frog
Locations location map
United States Vermont Vermont, State of (populated place)

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