Bisphenol A promotes human prostate stem-progenitor cell self-renewal and increases in vivo carci...

14 Mar 2014Prins GS, Hu WY, Shi GB, Hu DP, Majumdar S, Li G, Huang K, Nelles JL, Ho SM, Walker CL, Kajdacsy-Balla A, van Breemen RB.

Together, the present findings demonstrate that human prostate stem-progenitor cells are direct BPA targets and that developmental exposure to BPA at low doses increases hormone-dependent cancer risk in the human prostate epithelium.

Animal Research
1 effect

Reported Outcomes

VariablesOutcomeEffectLatency

Bisphenol A (BPA) Contaminant risk & protective factor
Bisphenol A (...
Contaminant

Prostate Cancer Reproductive outcome
Prostate Cancer
Reproductive

Strong Increase

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