Megan Schwarzman finds a way to identify chemicals associated with breast cancer

Faculty Headshot for Megan R. SchwarzmanMegan Schwarzman develops a new approach to test how likely a chemical may increase the risks of breast cancer.

“A study published today in Environmental Health Perspectives outlines a new method for assessing how synthetic chemicals and pollutants may contribute to breast cancer risk. In addition to developing the chemical testing approach, the authors identify two critical needs: the need for new chemical safety testing methods, and the need to screen more chemicals.”