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Environmental chemicals (typically persistent pollutants e.g. organochlorines) Perturb normal endocrine hormonal signaling Disrupt development or physiology In many cases, EDCs target the steroid nuclear receptor family of transcription factors (e.g. environmental estrogens activating the estrogen receptor) Mimic natural receptor ligands.

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