The weeks shown in color represent the start and end points of chemical exposure for each study.
|Study Results||Study Details||References|
Results for Dioxin (TCDD)Decreased body weight of males and females
Subjects: Line C (highly sensitive to TCDD) rats
Chemical: Dioxin (TCDD)
Low doses tested: 1.0 μg/kg bw
Route of administration: dissolved in corn oil and delivered orally
Exposure duration: 4 days of age – single dose (comparable to human prenatal development from approximately day 1 of week 24 to day 1 of week 25)
Age of measurement: 40 days of age
|Reference [PubMed Link]
Miettinen HM, Alaluusua S, Tuomisto J, Viluksela M. 2002. Effect of in utero and lactational 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin exposure on rat molar development: The role of exposure time. Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 184(1):57-66.