University of California Membership

UC Davis Department of Environmental Toxicology

UC Davis Genome Center

UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center

UC Davis Environmental Health Sciences Center

UC Center for Occupational and Environmental Health

UC Davis Graduate Group in Integrative Genetics and Genomics

UC Davis Graduate Group in Epidemiology

UC Davis Graduate Group in Pharmacology and Toxicology



Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Faculty of the Environmental Genomics and Systems Biology Division                                        

Dr. La Merrill showing local children how to paint with vegetables

to promote healthy eating.


Professional Societies

American Association for Cancer Research

American Heart Association

The Endocrine Society

Society of Toxicology



In the News

WHO agency says insecticides lindane and DDT linked to cancer Fox News (June 23, 2015)

DDT Linked to Fourfold Increase in Breast Cancer Risk National Geographic (June 16, 2015)

Smoking During Pregnancy May Raise Diabetes Risk for Daughters: Study US News and World Report (February 16, 2015)

Study says early DDT exposure may set up females for obesity, diabetes LA Times (July 31, 2014)

DDT Exposure In Womb Linked With Adult High Blood Pressure Huffington Post (March 12, 2013)