In Vitro Effects of Bisphenol A β-D-Glucuronide (BPA-G) on Adipogenesis in Human and Murine Preadipocytes

Conclusions: To our knowledge, this study is the first to show that BPA-G induces adipocyte differentiation and is not simply an inactive metabolite. The fact that BPA-G induces adipogenesis and is inhibited by an ER antagonist yet has no estrogenic activity suggests that it has no classical ER transcriptional activation function and acts through a pathway that remains to be determined. This EHP Advance Publication article has been peer-reviewed, revised, and accepted for publication. EHP Advance Publication articles are completely citable using the DOI number assigned to the article. This document will be replaced with the copyedited and formatted version as soon as it is available. Through the DOI number used in the citation, you will be able to access this document at each stage of the publication process. Citation: Boucher JG, Boudreau A, Ahmed S, Atlas E. In Vitro Effects of Bisphenol A β-D-Glucuronide (BPA-G) on Adipogenesis in Human and Murine Preadipocytes. Environ Health Perspect; http://dx.doi.org/10.1289/ehp.1409143. Received: 28 August 2014 Accepted: 11 May 2015 Advance Publication: 27 May 2015 EHP strives to ensure that all journal content is accessible to all readers. However, some figures and Supplemental Material published in EHP articles may not conform to 508 standards due to the complexity of the information being presented. If you need assistance accessing journal content, please contact ehp508@niehs.nih.gov. Our staff will work with ...
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