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FROM OUR NEWS //
September 19-21, 2022
Trainees from the USC’s RTEN center presented at the 2023 Annual Meeting for the International Conference for Environmental Epidemiology (ISEE) in Athens, Greece. Postdocs, Jesse Goodrich, PhD and Brittney Baumert, PhD, MPH gave oral presentations on exposure to PFAS and hepatocellular carcinoma and markers of liver injury.
Exposure to a class of widely used synthetic chemicals is connected to liver damage according to a new study conducted by researchers from the Keck School of Medicine of USC and published April 27th, 2022, in Environmental Health Perspectives.