Atheist Nexus Logo

All Blog Posts Tagged 'mercury' (1)

Experts Argue Against Proposed Ban On Vaccine Preservative

The preservative in question is thiomersal, an organomercury compound. Wikipedia says: "Risk assessment for effects on the nervous system have been made by extrapolating from dose-response relationships for methylmercury. Methylmercury and ethylmercury distributes to all body tissues, crossing the blood–brain barrier and the placental barrier, and ethylmercury also moves freely throughout the body. Concerns based on extrapolations from methylmercury caused thiomersal to be removed from U.S.… Continue

Added by Bud the Wonderer on December 17, 2012 at 6:11am — No Comments

Monthly Archives

2015

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

2009

2008

2007

1999

© 2015   Atheist Nexus. All rights reserved. Admin: Richard Haynes.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service