EPA Science Inventory

AMERICAN HEALTH HOME SURVEY: A NATIONAL STUDY OF RESIDENTIAL RELATED HAZARDS

Citation:

BRADMAN, K., R. HIGHSMITH, L. S. SHELDON, S. L. HARPER, S. J. VESPER, M. MEDINA-VERA, R. C. FORTMANN, E. A. COPPEDGE, C. W. CROGHAN, W. FRIEDMAN, E. PINZER, P. ASHLEY, D. COX, AND G. DEWALT. AMERICAN HEALTH HOME SURVEY: A NATIONAL STUDY OF RESIDENTIAL RELATED HAZARDS. Presented at International Society for Exposure Analysis Conference, Paris, FRANCE, September 02 - 06, 2006.

Impact/Purpose:

1. Develop and publish a standard method or guidance document for QPCR analysis of microorganisms in environmental samples (air and water filtrates and dust).a standard method or guidance document for QPCR analysis of microorganisms in environmental samples (air and water filtrates and dust). Publication will involve a consensus standards organization. 2. Use QPCR methods to monitor childhood exposures to mold as a part of field studies, in order to establish whether a relationship exists between molds encountered in indoor environments and asthma-related health problems.

Description:

This poster was presented at the International Society for Exposure Analysis Conference in Paris, France, September 2-6, 2006

Record Details:

Record Type: DOCUMENT (PRESENTATION/POSTER)
Product Published Date: 09/02/2006
Record Last Revised: 10/16/2006
Record ID: 159747

Organization:

U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

OFFICE OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

NATIONAL EXPOSURE RESEARCH LABORATORY

MICROBIOLOGICAL AND CHEMICAL EXPOSURE ASSESSMENT DIVISION

MICROBIAL EXPOSURE RESEARCH BRANCH