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Disinfectant causes reproductive problems in mice

HuntPULLMAN, Wash. – Mice exposed to disinfectants in commercial-grade cleaning products took longer to get pregnant, had fewer pups and suffered more miscarriages and distressed fetuses, according to a new study coauthored by Pat Hunt, a geneticist at Washington State University.

Read the complete article in Scientific American at http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/disinfectant-causes-reproductive-problems-in-mice/

 

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