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Environnement, Risques & Santé


L’exposome : où en est-on ? Volume 16, issue 4, July-August 2017



This news is based on the following article: DeBord DG, Carreón T, Lentz T, Middendorf P, Hoover M, Schulte P. Use of the ‘exposome’ in the practice of epidemiology : a primer on –omic technologies. Am J Epidemiol 2016; 184: 302-14. doi: 10.1093/aje/kwv325


In its 12 years of existence, the exposome has gone from a promising yet daunting concept to the subject of ambitious studies that provide new methods of measuring exposure, the findings of which could improve the practice of epidemiology.