UFW United Farm Workers of America
UGT UDP-glucuronosyltranserfase
US United States
   
VA US Department of Veterans Affairs; previously, Veterans Administration
VAO Veterans and Agent Orange (refers to series of IOM
committees and reports; italicized VAO, refers to the first comprehensive review published in 1994)
VCAM-1 vascular cell adhesion molecule 1
VES VLDL Vietnam Experience Study
very-low-density lipoprotein
VOC volatile organic compound
   
WBC
WHO
white blood cell
World Health Organization
   
XRE xenobiotic-responsive element, which is the recognition motif of the AHR/ARNT complex (also called DRE or AHRE)


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