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Ticks as novel sentinels to monitor environmental levels of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS)

Journal Article

Author
Juan Aristizabal-Henao, Hannah Brown, Emily Griffin, Richard Ostfeld, K. Oggenfuss, Brandon Parker, Samantha Wisely, John Bowden

To evaluate the use of ticks as informative sentinels of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substance (PFAS) environmental contamination because of their world-wide distribution, hematophagous nature, and ease of collection and sampling.

Year of Publication
2021
Journal
Environmental Science: Processes & Impacts
Publisher
Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC)
ISSN
2050-7887, 2050-7895