Objectives

The INMA Project has 3 general objectives:

  • To describe the degree of individual prenatal exposures to environmental polluting agents and the internal doses of these polluting agents during gestation to birth and during childhood in Spain.
  • To evaluate the impact of the pre and postnatal exposures to different environmental polluting agents in growth, health and development of the children, from the foetal early stages and throughout his life.
  • To evaluate how genetic and nutritional factors may modify the effects of the environmental polluting agents in children’s growth.