Where do forever chemicals go?

River D'Almeida, Ph.D
The Reading Frame
Published in
3 min readMay 22, 2024

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New research uses computational models to understand PFAS chemicals, found in every day products, and their behavior in the body.

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They’re known as ‘forever chemicals’ because they just don’t go away. Polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), including perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA), are common in consumer products for their non-stick and water-repellent properties. T

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River D'Almeida, Ph.D
The Reading Frame

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