Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals: Current Understanding, New Testing Strategies and Future Research Needs

Int J Mol Sci. 2021 Jan 19;22(2):933. doi: 10.3390/ijms22020933.


Endocrine disrupting chemicals (EDCs) are exogenous chemicals which can disrupt any action of the endocrine system, and are an important class of substances which play a role in the Developmental Origins of Health and Disease (DOHaD) [...].

Publication types

  • Editorial

MeSH terms

  • Endocrine Disruptors / toxicity*
  • Endocrine System / drug effects*
  • Environmental Exposure / prevention & control
  • Environmental Monitoring*
  • Environmental Pollutants / toxicity*
  • Humans


  • Endocrine Disruptors
  • Environmental Pollutants