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C8 Science Panel finds thyroid hormone levels possibly affected by perfluoroalkyl exposure

The C8 Science Panel has submitted a status report to the Wood County Court summarizing its findings that exposure during childhood to two perfluoroalkyl acids, PFOS and PFNA, might be capable of disturbing thyroid hormone levels. However, the panel found a "borderline" statistically significant association between reported cases of thyroid disease in children and C8, or PFOA, blood serum levels.


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