2nd Annual CHHE Symposium: Epigenetics, Environment and Human Health

December 4, 2017 | Jackie

The CHHE Second Annual Science Symposium will explore the importance of epigenetics in linking environmental exposures to human health and disease, covering the spectrum from fundamental biological mechanisms to novel therapeutic approaches. The Symposium will feature guest speakers at...

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CHHE Pilot Project – Request for Applications (RFA)

November 29, 2017 | Jackie

The NC State University Center for Human Heath and the Environment (CHHE) is announcing a new request for applications (RFA) for pilot project proposals for Spring 2018. The overarching objective of the Center for Human...

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2017 New Members

November 15, 2017 | Jackie

In 2017 we gained 17 new members, which brings us to a total of 99 members! Full Membership Scott Belcher, Dept. of Biological Sciences, NCSU Carressa Gerald, Dept. of Environmental, Earth and Geospatial Sciences, NCCU Crystal...

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Researchers Receive Grant to Study GenX Exposure in New Hanover County Residents

October 18, 2017 | Jackie

  Researchers from North Carolina State University have received a grant from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) to study GenX exposure among New Hanover County residents. GenX is a chemical generated in...

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Patisaul Speaks for DHHS Division of Public Health

September 27, 2017 | Jackie

The NC Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Division of Public Health has created a monthly seminar series that brings researchers from local universities in to talk about environmental health and toxicology. The goal...

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CHHE Researchers find evidence flame retardants accumulate in placenta; Obtain NIH funding to further investigate possible health effects.

September 27, 2017 | Jackie

Baldwin KR, Phillips AL, Horman B, Arambula SE, Rebuli ME, Stapleton HM, Patisaul HB. Sex Specific Placental Accumulation and Behavioral Effects of Developmental Firemaster 550 Exposure in Wistar Rats. Sci Rep. 2017 Aug 2;7(1):7118. Flame retardants can bioaccumulate...

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2017 Pilot Project Awards

July 13, 2017 | Jackie

Project 201701 Title: Construction of 3 Dimensional Paper Microfluidic Devices for Detection of Toxins Present in Water Supplies. PI: Michael Bereman, Dept. of Biological Science, NCSU Project 201702 Title: Development of a Predictive In vitro...

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Spring 2017 Pilot Project Awardees!

June 16, 2017 | Jackie

CHHE received 23 pilot project submissions during the 2017 Spring RFA.  We were able to award 12 outstanding proposals! Title: Construction of 3 Dimensional Paper Microfluidic Devices for Detection of Toxins Present in Water Supplies....

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CHHE Social

May 12, 2017 | Jackie

CHHE Members Please mark your calendars for the upcoming CHHE Social on May 17 at 4 pm in the Toxicology Building.  From 4- 5 we provide some CHHE updates, 2016 highlights and introduce the new interest groups and...

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2016 Center Highlights

April 1, 2017 | Jackie

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