Endocrine Disruptors and Puberty

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ISBN: 978-1-60761-560-6 (Print) 978-1-60761-561-3 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvii

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    Pages 1-8

    Introduction to Endocrine Disruptors and Puberty

  3. EDCs, endocrine systems, and puberty

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 9-9

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      Pages 11-48

      In Utero Exposure to Environmental Chemicals: Lessons from Maternal Cigarette Smoking and Its Effects on Gonad Development and Puberty

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      Pages 49-117

      Reproductive Neuroendocrine Targets of Developmental Exposure to Endocrine Disruptors

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      Pages 119-137

      Endocrine Disruptors and Puberty Disorders from Mice to Men (and Women)

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      Pages 139-173

      Thyroid Hormone Regulation of Mammalian Reproductive Development and the Potential Impact of Endocrine-Disrupting Chemicals

  4. Developmental exposure to endocrine disruptors and adverse reproductive outcomes

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 175-175

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      Pages 177-199

      Developmental Exposure to Endocrine Disruptors and Ovarian Function

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      Pages 201-224

      Developmental Exposure to Environmental Endocrine Disruptors and Adverse Effects on Mammary Gland Development

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      Pages 225-239

      Developmental Exposure to Endocrine Disruptors and Male Urogenital Tract Malformations

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      Pages 241-252

      EDC Exposures and the Development of Reproductive and Nonreproductive Behaviors

  5. Developmental exposure to endocrine disruptors and metabolic disorders

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 253-253

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      Pages 255-271

      Adipocytes as Target Cells for Endocrine Disruption

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      Pages 273-281

      Altered Glucose Homeostasis Resulting from Developmental Exposures to Endocrine Disruptors

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      Pages 283-321

      Developmental Exposure to Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals: Is There a Connection with Birth and Childhood Weights?

  6. EDCs and Human Health

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 323-323

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      Pages 325-337

      The Impact of Endocrine Disruptors on Female Pubertal Timing

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      Pages 339-355

      The Influence of Endocrine Disruptors on Male Pubertal Timing

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      Pages 357-372

      Secular Trends in Pubertal Timing: A Role for Environmental Chemical Exposure?

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 373-378