Dolinoy Lab - Environmental Epigenetics and Nutrition

Lead Exposure

Principal Investigator

Karen Peterson 

Co-Principal Investigator

Dana Dolinoy 

Additional Personnel

Amanda Barks, Kevin Liu, Jackie Goodrich, Christopher Faulk, Tamara Jones, Adrienne VanZomeren-Dohm 

Funding Sources

UM EHS Pilot Grant and NIEHS/EPA P20 Formative Children's Environmental Health Center



About this Project

This project aims to understand the developmental effects of early life lead exposure, specifically related to early childhood growth and sexual maturation. Epigenomic analyses will be used in concert with an epidemiological approach in an effort to understand the molecular mechanisms linking exposure and biological consequences.