NIH-led Children’s Health Study On Hold | June 23, 2014 Issue - Vol. 92 Issue 25 | Chemical & Engineering News
 
 
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Volume 92 Issue 25 | p. 9 | News of The Week
Issue Date: June 23, 2014 | Web Date: June 19, 2014

NIH-led Children’s Health Study On Hold

Health: Ambitious federal project to link environmental exposures and genetics to children’s health put on hold in light of critical expert report
Department: Government & Policy
Keywords: children’s health, environment, genetics, NIH

An NIH-led study of children’s health, for which the agency has already spent more than $1 billion, is on hold in light of a highly critical review by a panel of the National Academies.

Called the National Children’s Study (NCS), the ambitious federal project aims to link environmental exposures and genetics to the health and development of 100,000 children from before birth . . .

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