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Polychlorinated Biphenyls

"Polychlorinated Biphenyls" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Industrial products consisting of a mixture of chlorinated biphenyl congeners and isomers. These compounds are highly lipophilic and tend to accumulate in fat stores of animals. Many of these compounds are considered toxic and potential environmental pollutants.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Polychlorinated Biphenyls" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Polychlorinated Biphenyls" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 167 publications over 26 distinct years, with a maximum of 13 publications in 2007 and 2010
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.