PHIME, Public Health Impact of Low-level Mixed Element Exposure in Susceptible Population Strata. EU-funded environmental epidemiological project. PI Dr. Staffan Skerfving, Lund. Funded by the EU FP6 program.

The PHIME consortium consists of 35 partners in 22 countries. Among its partners the projects count universities, research institutes, national health services and smaller companies. It has a majority of partners in Europe, but project participation is also extended to Bangladesh, the Seychelles, China, Ecuador, Morocco and the USA.

More information from official web pages of the PHIME Study and tomi-pekka.tuomainen at