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BABCERC COTC Publications

Educational Materials
  • The Breast Biologues: A biology dialogue about breast cancer and the environment. A video and comic book explain how the normal breast develops and how exposures to potential cancer-causing chemicals during specific points during development might influence future breast cancer risk.
  › video animation
  › comic book
  › el libro cómico de los Biodialogos del Sen
 To order printed copies, fill out the electronic order form.
Of Mice and Women: Modeling Breast Cancer and the Environment. Video and accompanying glossary
  › video
  › order form for copy of video
  › glossary
Major Sources of Chemical Exposure and How to Reduce Your Exposure - table
Mayores Fuentes de Exposición Química y Cómo Reducir Su Exposición - table
Phthalates, the Everywhere Chemical - handout
The Mind-Body Connection - Onset of Puberty in Girls - handout
What is the Tanner Staging System? - handout
Reports and Brochures
Puberty, Breast Cancer, and the Environment - a report from BABCERC (October 2009)
  › PDF for online viewing
  › high resolution for printing
  › Pubertad, cáncer de seno y el medio ambiente - un reporte del BABCERC
Bay Area Breast Cancer and the Environment - brochure
Centro de Investigación Ambiental del Cáncer de Ceno del área de la Bahía - folleto
Critical Issues in Biomonitoring, a Community Forum, San Francisco, October 9, 2004 - report

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Display board for use in CYGNET clinics (PDF file)

Meeting/Event Programs
3rd Annual Town Hall Meeting: Translating Breast Cancer & Environmental Research into Action: Integrating biological, Human and Community-Based Research, March 1, 2008, Oakland, CA. (program)
2nd Annual Town Hall Meeting: Environmental Influences on Girls' Development During Puberty, March 10, 2007, San Francisco, CA. (program, copy of menu)
1st Annual Town Hall Meeting: Communities Coming Together to Explore Environmental Links to Breast Cancer, January 21, 2006, Oakland, CA. (program)

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