Host: The Arctic University of Norway (UiT)
Duration: 36 months
Scientific deliverables: 2.6, 2.8, 2.9
Supervisor: Torkjel Sandanger
Co-supervisor: Dorte Herzke
Main WP: 2
Co-WPs: 1, 4
Enrolment in Doctoral degree: UiT
To assess: 1) the effects of legacy and replacement PFAS exposure on gene expression; 2) the effects of PFAS on gene expression and metabolomics in diabetes cases and controls; 3) the overlap of effect pathways between human cell models and human cohorts using ‘omics.
KI (M27, 12w) for training on human health risk assessment.
VU (M20, 12w) for metabolomics training.
Visits to a wastewater treatment facility (Svenskt Vatten) (M12 after ATC3) and UFZ (after ATC6 in M24).