Plasma Levels of Persistent Organic Pollutants and Risk of Type 2 Diabetes: a Prospective Analysi...

01 Feb 2013Wu, Hongyu; Bertrand, Kimberly Anne; Choi, Anna Lai; Hu, Frank B.; Laden, Francine; Grandjean, Philippe; Sun, Qi

Findings found that HCB and total PCBs both were associated with diabetes

Meta Analysis
2 effects
18 years
1095 subjects

Reported Outcomes

VariablesOutcomeEffectLatency

Polychlorinated Biphenyl (PCB)  Contaminant risk & protective factor
Polychlorinat...
Contaminant

Type 2 Diabetes Lymphatic outcome

Strong Increase

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Hexachlorobenzene (HCB) Contaminant risk & protective factor
Hexachloroben...
Contaminant

Type 2 Diabetes Lymphatic outcome

Strong Increase

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