PCDF

(redirected from Polychlorinated Dibenzofurans)
AcronymDefinition
PCDFPosterior Cervical Decompression and Fusion (spinal cord)
PCDFPolychlorinated Dibenzofurans
PCDFPartners in Community Development Fiji (est. 1978)
PCDFPeople Centered Development Forum
PCDFProtein Crystallisation Diagnostics Facility (European Space Agency)
PCDFPolychlorodibenzofuran
PCDFParkland Crop Diversification Foundation (Manitoba, Canada)
PCDFPhilippines-Canada Development Fund (Canadian International Development Agency)
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Marvin, "Advances in analytical techniques for polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins, polychlorinated dibenzofurans and dioxinlike PCBs," Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry, vol.
Polychlorinated dibenzodioxins (PCDDs) and polychlorinated dibenzofurans (PCDFs) by high-resolution gas chromatography/ high resolution mass spectrometry (HRGC/HRMS).
Contaminants: Chloropropanols; Polychlorinated dibenzodioxins, polychlorinated dibenzofurans and coplanar polychlorinated biphenyls.
But later studies have shown the main culprit was polychlorinated dibenzofurans (PCDFs), a type of dioxin created during the production and use of PCBs.
Relationship between the concentrations of polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins, polychlorinated dibenzofurans, and polychlorinated biphenyls in maternal blood and those in breast milk.
Polychlorinated biphenyls, polychloronated dibenzo-p-dioxins, and polychlorinated dibenzofurans as endocrine we have learned from Yusho disease.
Middle-ear disease in children exposed prenatally to polychlorinated biphenyls and polychlorinated dibenzofurans. Archives of Environmental Health, 52(4), 257-262.
Till 1998, the concentrations of polychlorinated dibenso-p-dioxins (PCDD), polychlorinated dibenzofurans (PCDF) and polychlorinated biphenyls (PCB) in Estonian oil shale and fly ash have not been analyzed.
and 11 European countries about two classes of compounds -- polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins and polychlorinated dibenzofurans -- appear to lend weight to concern about the worsening concentration of airborne dioxin in Japan.
This noxious mixture spewed out by incinerators includes about 200 compounds known as polychlorinated dibenzodioxins and polychlorinated dibenzofurans, many of which are toxic and some of which are potentially cancer-causing.
KEY WORDS: children, diet, environment, epidemiology, polychlorinated biphenyls, polychlorinated dibenzodioxins, polychlorinated dibenzofurans. Environ Health Perspect 117:1593-1599 (2009).
Concentrations of polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins (PCDDs), polychlorinated dibenzofurans (PCDFs), and dioxin-like PCBs in adipose tissue of infertile men.