Individual Study / PATHWAYS

PRENATAL AND EARLY CHILDHOOD PATHWAYS TO HEALTH:  AN INTEGRATED MODEL OF CHEMICAL AND SOCIAL EXPOSURES, BIOLOGICAL MECHANISMS, AND SEX-SPECIFIC EFFECTS ON NEURODEVELOPMENT AND RESPIRATORY OUTCOMES

PRENATAL AND EARLY CHILDHOOD PATHWAYS TO HEALTH:  AN INTEGRATED MODEL OF CHEMICAL AND SOCIAL EXPOSURES, BIOLOGICAL MECHANISMS, AND SEX-SPECIFIC EFFECTS ON NEURODEVELOPMENT AND RESPIRATORY OUTCOMES

Initiatives -
PATHWAYS will investigate how chemical (air pollutants and phthalates) and non-chemical (psychosocial stress) exposures during pregnancy are related to placental gene expression (transcriptome) and childhood neurodevelopment and airway health.
Start Year
2016
End Year
2023
Funding
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
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Investigators Contacts
  • MD. PhD. Prof. Catherine J. Karr
    University of Washington

Design

Study design
Population cohort
Follow Up
Follow up at ages 4-6, 8-9 and 10-11 years.

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Families

Number of participants

Number of participants
3,235
Number of participants with biosamples

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
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