The study will investigate lesions that are induced specifically by PCB and PCDD congeners, which could impact both humans and wildlife species residing in the Great Lakes basin. Mink offspring exposed to these chemicals, which are present in their natural habitats, will be evaluated for lesions at varying levels of exposure.
TCDD and PCB 126-Induced Proliferation of Maxillary and Mandibular Squamous Epithelia.
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