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Joseph H. Graziano

Columbia University
Department of Environmental Health Sciences
Mailman School of Public Health
60 Haven Ave., B-1
New York, NY 10032
Phone: 212-305-1678
Fax: 212-305-3857
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2014
  • Argos, Maria, Faruque Parvez, Mahfuzar Rahman, Muhammad Rakibuz-Zaman, Alaudinn Ahmed, Samar K. Hore, Tariqul Islam, Yu Chen, Brandon L. Pierce, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Christopher Olopade, Mahbub Yunus, John A. Baron, Joseph H. Graziano, and Habibul Ahsan. 2014. A prospective cohort study of urinary total arsenic concentration and skin lesion status in relation to malignant and non-malignant lung disease mortality in Bangladeshi adults. Epidemiology.   (in press)
  • Harper, Kristin N., Khalid Khan, Megan N. Hall, Xinhua Liu, Joseph H. Graziano, and Mary V. Gamble. 2014. Arsenic exposure is not associated with urinary 8oxodG or risk for arsenic-induced skin lesions in Bangladesh. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine.   (accepted for publication)
  • Harper, Kristin N., Xinhua Liu, Megan N. Hall, Vesna Ilievski, Julie Oka, Larissa Calancie, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Diane Levy, Abu Bakar Siddique, Shafiul Alam, Jacob L. Mey, Alexander F. van Geen, Joseph H. Graziano, and Mary V. Gamble. 2014. A dose-response study of arsenic exposure and markers of oxidative damage in Bangladesh. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine.   56(6):652-658. doi:10.1097/jom.0000000000000166  
  • Howe, Caitlin G., Megan Niedzwiecki, Megan N. Hall, Xinhua Liu, Vesna Ilievski, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Shafiul Alam, Abu Bakar Siddique, Joseph H. Graziano, and Mary V. Gamble. 2014. Folate and cobalamin modify associations between s-adenosylmethionine and methylated arsenic metabolites in arsenic-exposed Bangladeshi adults. Journal of Nutrition.   144:690-697. doi:10.3945/jn.113.188789  
  • McClintock, Tyler R., Yu Chen, Faruque Parvez, Danil V. Makarov, Wenzhen Ge, Tariqul Islam, Alaudinn Ahmed, Muhammad Rakibuz-Zaman, Rabiul Hasan, Golam Sarwar, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Marc A. Bjurlin, Joseph H. Graziano, and Habibul Ahsan. 2014. Association between arsenic exposure from drinking water and hematuria: Results from the Health Effects of Arsenic Longitudinal Study. Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology.   276(1):21-27. doi:10.1016/j.taap.2014.01.015  
  • Niedzwiecki, Megan, Megan N. Hall, Xinhua Liu, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Vesna Ilievski, Diane Levy, Shafiul Alam, Abu Bakar Siddique, Faruque Parvez, Joseph H. Graziano, and Mary V. Gamble. 2014. Interaction of plasma glutathione redox and folate deficiency on arsenic methylation capacity in Bangladeshi adults. Free Radical Biology and Medicine.   73:67-74. doi:10.1016/j.freeradbiomed.2014.03.042  
  • Niedzwiecki, Megan, Megan N. Hall, Xinhua Liu, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Vesna Ilievski, Diane Levy, Shafiul Alam, Abu Bakar Siddique, Faruque Parvez, Joseph H. Graziano, and Mary V. Gamble. 2014. Interactions of plasma glutathione redox and folate deficiency on arsenic methylation capacity in Bangladeshi adults. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition.   (accepted for publication)
  • van Geen, Alexander F., Ershad Ahmed, Lynnette Pitcher, Jacob L. Mey, Habibul Ahsan, Joseph H. Graziano, and Kazi M. Ahmed. 2014. Comparison of two blanket surveys of arsenic in tubewells conducted 12 years apart in a 25 km2 area of Bangladesh. Science of the Total Environment.   doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2013.12.049   (in press)
  • Wasserman, Gail A., Xinhua Liu, Nancy J. LoIacono, Jennie K. Kline, Pam Factor-Litvak, Alexander F. van Geen, Jacob L. Mey, Diane Levy, Richard Abramson, Amy Schwartz, and Joseph H. Graziano. 2014. A cross-sectional study of well water arsenic and child IQ in Maine schoolchildren. Environmental Health.   13:23. doi:10.1186/1476-069x-13-23  
2013
  • Chen, Yu, Fen Wu, Joseph H. Graziano, Faruque Parvez, Mengling Liu, Rina R. Paul, Ishrat Shaheen, Golam Sarwar, Alaudinn Ahmed, Tariqul Islam, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Tatjana Rundek, Ryan T. Demmer, Moise Desvarieux, and Habibul Ahsan. 2013. Arsenic exposure from drinking water, arsenic methylation capacity, and carotid intima-media thickness in Bangladesh. American Journal of Epidemiology.   178(3):372-381. doi:10.1093/aje/kwt001  
  • Chen, Yu, Fen Wu, Mengling Liu, Faruque Parvez, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Mahbub Eunus, Alaudinn Ahmed, Maria Argos, Tariqul Islam, Muhammad Rakibuz-Zaman, Rabiul Hasan, Golam Sarwar, Diane Levy, Joseph H. Graziano, and Habibul Ahsan. 2013. A prospective study of arsenic exposure, arsenic methylation capacity, and risk of cardiovascular disease in Bangladesh. Environmental Health Perspectives. 121(7):832-838. doi:10.1289/ehp.1205797  
  • Chen, Yu, Fen Wu, Faruque Parvez, Alaudinn Ahmed, Mahbub Eunus, Tyler R. McClintock, Tajul Islam Patwary, Tariqul Islam, Anajan K. Ghosal, Shahidul Islam, Rabiul Hasan, Diane Levy, Golam Sarwar, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Alexander F. van Geen, Joseph H. Graziano, and Habibul Ahsan. 2013. Arsenic exposure from drinking water and QT-interval prolongation: Results from the Health Effects of Arsenic Longitudinal Study. Environmental Health Perspectives. 121(4):427-432. doi:10.1289/ehp.1205197  
  • George, Christine M., Mary V. Gamble, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Diane Levy, Alaudinn Ahmed, Habibul Ahsan, and Joseph H. Graziano. 2013. A cross-sectional study of the impact of blood selenium on blood and urinary arsenic concentrations in Bangladesh. Environmental Health.   12:52. doi:10.1186/1476-069x-12-52  
  • Hall, Megan N., Megan Niedzwiecki, Xinhua Liu, Kristin N. Harper, Shafiul Alam, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Vesna Ilievski, Diane Levy, Abu Bakar Siddique, Faruque Parvez, Jacob L. Mey, Alexander F. van Geen, Joseph H. Graziano, and Mary V. Gamble. 2013. Chronic arsenic exposure and blood glutathione and glutathione disulfide concentrations in Bangladeshi adults. Environmental Health Perspectives. 121(9):1068-1074. doi:10.1289/ehp.1205727  
  • Melkonian, Stephanie, Maria Argos, Megan N. Hall, Yu Chen, Faruque Parvez, Brandon L. Pierce, Hongyuan Cao, Briseis Aschebrook-Kilfoy, Alaudinn Ahmed, Tariqul Islam, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Mary V. Gamble, Parvez I. Haris, Joseph H. Graziano, and Habibul Ahsan. 2013. Urinary and dietary analysis of 18,470 Bangladeshis reveal a correlation of rice consumption with arsenic exposure and toxicity. PLoS ONE.   8(11):e80691. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0080691  
  • Naujokas, Marisa F., Beth E. Anderson, Habibul Ahsan, H. Vasken Aposhian, Joseph H. Graziano, Claudia L. Thompson, and William A. Suk. 2013. The broad scope of health effects from chronic arsenic exposure: Update on a worldwide public health problem. Environmental Health Perspectives. 121:295-302. doi:10.1289/ehp.1205875  
  • Niedzwiecki, Megan, Megan N. Hall, Xinhua Liu, Julie Oka, Kristin N. Harper, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Vesna Ilievski, Diane Levy, Alexander F. van Geen, Jacob L. Mey, Shafiul Alam, Abu Bakar Siddique, Faruque Parvez, Joseph H. Graziano, and Mary V. Gamble. 2013. A dose-response study of arsenic exposure and global methylation of peripheral blood mononuclear cell DNA in Bangladeshi adults. Environmental Health Perspectives. 121:1306-1312. doi:10.1289/ehp.1206421  
  • Niedzwiecki, Megan, Megan N. Hall, Xinhua Liu, Julie Oka, Kristin N. Harper, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Vesna Ilievski, Diane Levy, Alexander F. van Geen, Jacob L. Mey, Shafiul Alam, Abu Bakar Siddique, Faruque Parvez, Joseph H. Graziano, and Mary V. Gamble. 2013. Blood glutathione redox status and global methylation of peripheral blood mononuclear cell DNA in Bangladeshi adults. Epigenetics. 8(7):730-738. doi:10.4161/epi.25012  
  • Parvez, Faruque, Yu Chen, Mahbub Yunus, Christopher Olopade, Stephanie Segers, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Maria Argos, Rabiul Hasan, Alaudinn Ahmed, Tariqul Islam, Mahmud M. Akter, Joseph H. Graziano, and Habibul Ahsan. 2013. Arsenic exposure and impaired lung function: Findings from a large population-based prospective cohort study. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine.   188(7):813-819. doi:10.1164/rccm.201212-2282OC  
  • Pierce, Brandon L., Lin Tong, Maria Argos, Jianjun Gao, Farzana Jasmine, Shantanu Roy, Rachelle Paul-Brutus, Ronald Rahaman, Muhammad Rakibuz-Zaman, Faruque Parvez, Alaudinn Ahmed, Iftekhar Quasem, Samar K. Hore, Shafiul Alam, Tariqul Islam, Judith Harjes, Golam Sarwar, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Mary V. Gamble, Yu Chen, Mohammad Yunus, Mahfuzar Rahman, John A. Baron, Joseph H. Graziano, and Habibul Ahsan. 2013. Arsenic metabolism efficiency has a causal role in arsenic toxicity: Mendelian randomization and gene-environment interaction. International Journal of Epidemiology.   42(6):1862-1872. doi:10.1093/ije/dyt182  
  • Syed, Emdadul H., Stephanie Melkonian, Krishna C. Poudel, Junko Yasuoka, Keiko Otsuka, Alaudinn Ahmed, Tariqul Islam, Faruque Parvez, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Joseph H. Graziano, Habibul Ahsan, and Masamine Jimba. 2013. Arsenic exposure and oral cavity lesions in Bangladesh. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine.   55(1):59-66. doi:10.1097/JOM.0b013e31826bb686  
2012
  • Argos, Maria, Habibul Ahsan, and Joseph H. Graziano. 2012. Arsenic and human health: epidemiologic progress and public health implications. Reviews on Environmental Health.   27:191-195. doi:10.1515/reveh-2012-0021  
  • George, Christine M., Joseph H. Graziano, Jacob L. Mey, and Alexander F. van Geen. 2012. Impact of arsenic exposure of a growing proportion of untested wells in Bangladesh. Environmental Health.   11:7. doi:10.1186/1476-069X-11-7  
  • George, Christine M., Joseph H. Graziano, Jacob L. Mey, and Alexander F. van Geen. 2012. Impact on arsenic exposure of a growing proportion of untested wells in Bangladesh. Environmental Health.   11:7. doi:10.1186/1476-069X-11-7  
  • George, Christine M., Khalid Khan, Tariqul Islam, Ashit Singha, Joyce Moon-Howard, Pam Factor-Litvak, Alexander F. van Geen, and Joseph H. Graziano. 2012. Approaches to increase arsenic awareness in Bangladesh: An evaluation of an arsenic education program. Health Education & Behavior.   doi:10.1177/1090198112454735  
  • George, Christine M., Alexander F. van Geen, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Ashit Singha, Diane Levy, Tariqul Islam, Kazi M. Ahmed, Joyce Moon-Howard, Alessandro Tarozzi, Xinhua Liu, Pam Factor-Litvak, and Joseph H. Graziano. 2012. A cluster-based randomized controlled trial promoting community participation in arsenic mitigation efforts in Bangladesh. Environmental Health.   11:41. doi:10.1186/1476-069x-11-41  
  • George, Christine M., Yan Zheng, Joseph H. Graziano, Shahriar Bin Rasul, Zakir Hossain, Jacob L. Mey, and Alexander F. van Geen. 2012. Evaluation of an arsenic test kit for rapid well screening in Bangladesh. Environmental Science & Technology.   46(20):11213-11219. doi:10.1021/es300253p  
  • Khan, Khalid, Gail A. Wasserman, Xinhua Liu, Ershad Ahmed, Faruque Parvez, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Diane Levy, Jacob L. Mey, Alexander F. van Geen, Joseph H. Graziano, and Pam Factor-Litvak. 2012. Manganese exposure from drinking water and children's academic achievement. NeuroToxicology.   33(1):91-97. doi:10.1016/j.neuro.2011.12.002  
  • Pierce, Brandon L., Muhammad G. Kibriya, Lin Tong, Farzana Jasmine, Maria Argos, Shantanu Roy, Rachelle Paul-Brutus, Ronald Rahaman, Muhammad Rakibuz-Zaman, Faruque Parvez, Alaudinn Ahmed, Iftekhar Quasem, Samar K. Hore, Shafiul Alam, Tariqul Islam, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Mary V. Gamble, Mahbub Yunus, Mahfuzar Rahman, John A. Baron, Joseph H. Graziano, and Habibul Ahsan. 2012. Genome-Wide Association Study Identifies Chromosome 10q24.32 Variants Associated with Arsenic Metabolism and Toxicity Phenotypes in Bangladesh. PLoS Genetics.   8(2):e1002522. doi:10.1371/journal.pgen.1002522  
  • Pilsner, J.Richard, Megan N. Hall, Xinhua Liu, Vesna Ilievski, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Diane Levy, Pam Factor-Litvak, Mahbub Yunus, Mahfuzar Rahman, Joseph H. Graziano, and Mary V. Gamble. 2012. Influence of prenatal arsenic exposure and newborn sex on global methylation of cord blood DNA. PLoS ONE.   7:doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0037147  
  • Wu, Fen, Farzana Jasmine, Muhammad G. Kibriya, Mengling Liu, Oktawia Wojcik, Faruque Parvez, Ronald Rahaman, Shantanu Roy, Rachelle Paul-Brutus, Stephanie Segers, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Tariqul Islam, Diane Levy, Jacob L. Mey, Alexander F. van Geen, Joseph H. Graziano, Habibul Ahsan, and Yu Chen. 2012. Association between arsenic exposure from drinking water and plasma levels of cardiovascular markers. American Journal of Epidemiology.   175:1252-61. doi:10.1093/aje/kwr464  
2011
  • Argos, Maria, Tara Kalra, Brandon L. Pierce, Yu Chen, Faruque Parvez, Tariqul Islam, Alaudinn Ahmed, Rabiul Hasan, Khaled Hasan, Golam Sarwar, Diane Levy, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Joseph H. Graziano, Paul J. Rathouz, and Habibul Ahsan. 2011. A Prospective Study of Arsenic Exposure From Drinking Water and Incidence of Skin Lesions in Bangladesh. American Journal of Epidemiology.   174(2):185-194. doi:10.1093/aje/kwr062  
  • Chen, Yu, Joseph H. Graziano, Faruque Parvez, Mengling Liu, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Tara Kalra, Maria Argos, Alaudinn Ahmed, Muhammad Rakibuz-Zaman, Rabiul Hasan, Golam Sarwar, Diane Levy, Alexander van Green, and Habibul Ahsan. 2011. Arsenic exposure from drinking water and mortality from cardiovascular disease in Bangladesh: prospective cohort study. British Medical Journal.   342:doi:10.1136/bmj.d2431  
  • Chen, Yu, Faruque Parvez, Mengling Liu, Gene R. Pesola, Mary V. Gamble, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Tariqul Islam, Alaudinn Ahmed, Rabiul Hasan, Joseph H. Graziano, and Habibul Ahsan. 2011. Association between arsenic exposure from drinking water and proteinuria: results from the Health Effects of Arsenic Longitudinal Study. International Journal of Epidemiology.   40(3):828-835. doi:10.1093/ije/dyr022  
  • Khan, Khalid, Pam Factor-Litvak, Gail A. Wasserman, Xinhua Liu, Ershad Ahmed, Faruque Parvez, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Diane Levy, Alexander F. van Geen, Jacob L. Mey, and Joseph H. Graziano. 2011. Manganese Exposure from Drinking Water and Children's Classroom Behavior in Bangladesh. Environmental Health Perspectives. 119:1501-1506. doi:10.1289/ehp.1003397  
  • Louis, Elan D., Pam Factor-Litvak, M. Gerbin, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Joseph H. Graziano, W. Jiang, and Wei Zheng. 2011. Blood harmane, blood lead, and severity of hand tremor: Evidence of additive effects. NeuroToxicology.   32:227-232. doi:10.1016/j.neuro.2010.12.002  
  • Melkonian, Stephanie, Maria Argos, Brandon L. Pierce, Yu Chen, Tariqul Islam, Alaudinn Ahmed, Emdadul H. Syed, Faruque Parvez, Joseph H. Graziano, Paul J. Rathouz, and Habibul Ahsan. 2011. A Prospective Study of the Synergistic Effects of Arsenic Exposure and Smoking, Sun Exposure, Fertilizer Use, and Pesticide Use on Risk of Premalignant Skin Lesions in Bangladeshi Men. American Journal of Epidemiology.   173(2):183-191. doi:10.1093/aje/kwq357  
  • Parvez, Faruque, Gail A. Wasserman, Pam Factor-Litvak, Xinhua Liu, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Abu Bakar Siddique, Rukhsana Sultana, Tariqul Islam, Diane Levy, Jacob L. Mey, Alexander F. van Geen, Khalid Khan, Jennie K. Kline, Habibul Ahsan, and Joseph H. Graziano. 2011. Arsenic Exposure and Motor Function among Children in Bangladesh. Environmental Health Perspectives. 119:1665-1670. doi:10.1289/ehp.1103548  
  • Pilsner, J.Richard, Megan N. Hall, Xinhua Liu, Habibul Ahsan, Vesna Ilievski, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Diane Levy, Pam Factor-Litvak, Joseph H. Graziano, and Mary V. Gamble. 2011. Associations of plasma selenium with arsenic and genomic methylation of leukocyte DNA in Bangladesh. Environmental Health Perspectives. 119(1):113-118. doi:10.1289/ehp.1001937  
  • Wasserman, Gail A., Xinhua Liu, Faruque Parvez, Pam Factor-Litvak, Habibul Ahsan, Diane Levy, Jennie K. Kline, Alexander F. van Geen, Jacob L. Mey, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Abu Bakar Siddique, Tariqul Islam, and Joseph H. Graziano. 2011. Arsenic and manganese exposure and children's intellectual function. NeuroToxicology.   32(4):450-457. doi:10.1016/j.neuro.2011.03.009  
2010
  • Argos, Maria, T. Kalra, Paul J. Rathouz, Yu Chen, B.L. Pierce, Faruque Parvez, Tariqul Islam, Alaudinn Ahmed, Muhammad Rakibuz-Zaman, Rabiul Hasan, Golam Sarwar, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Alexander F. van Geen, Joseph H. Graziano, and Habibul Ahsan. 2010. Arsenic exposure from drinking water, and all-cause and chronic-disease mortalities in Bangladesh (HEALS): a prospective cohort study. The Lancet.   376(9737):252-258. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(10)60481-3  
  • Chen, Yu, Habibul Ahsan, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Gretchen L. Peltier, Rebecca T. Gluskin, Faruque Parvez, Xinhua Liu, and Joseph H. Graziano. 2010. No Association between Arsenic Exposure from Drinking Water and Diabetes Mellitus: A Cross-Sectional Study in Bangladesh. Environmental Health Perspectives. 118(9):1299-1305. doi:10.1289/ehp.0901559  
  • Parvez, Faruque, Yu Chen, Paul W. Brandt-Rauf, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Tariqul Islam, Alaudinn Ahmed, Maria Argos, Rabiul Hassan, Mahbub Yunus, Syed E. Haque, Olgica Balac, Joseph H. Graziano, and Habibul Ahsan. 2010. A prospective study of respiratory symptoms associated with chronic arsenic exposure in Bangladesh: findings from the Health Effects of Arsenic Longitudinal Study (HEALS). Thorax.   65(6):528-533. doi:10.1136/thx.2009.119347  
  • Pierce, B.L., T. Kalra, Maria Argos, Faruque Parvez, Yu Chen, Tariqul Islam, Alaudinn Ahmed, Rabiul Hasan, Muhammad Rakibuz-Zaman, Joseph H. Graziano, Paul J. Rathouz, and Habibul Ahsan. 2010. A prospective study of body mass index and mortality in Bangladesh. International Journal of Epidemiology.   39(4):1037-1045. doi:10.1093/ije/dyp364  
2009
  • Chen, Yu, Faruque Parvez, Mary V. Gamble, Tariqul Islam, Alaudinn Ahmed, Maria Argos, Joseph H. Graziano, and Habibul Ahsan. 2009. Arsenic exposure at low-to-moderate levels and skin lesions, arsenic metabolism, neurological functions, and biomarkers for respiratory and cardiovascular diseases: review of recent findings from the Health Effects of Arsenic Longitudinal Study (HEALS) in Bangladesh. Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology.   239(2):184-92. doi:10.1016/j.taap.2009.01.010  
  • Hall, Marnie, Xinhua Liu, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Vesna Ilievski, J. Richard Pilsner, S. Alam, Pam Factor-Litvak, Joseph H. Graziano, and Mary V. Gamble. 2009. Folate, cobalamin, cysteine, homocysteine, and arsenic metabolism among children in Bangladesh. Environmental Health Perspectives. 117(5):825-31. doi:10.1289/ehp.0800164  
  • Liu, Xinhua, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Vesna Ilievski, Z. Mi, S. Alam, Pam Factor-Litvak, Habibul Ahsan, Joseph H. Graziano, Mary V. Gamble, and Megan N. Hall. 2009. Influence of Cobalamin on Arsenic Metabolism in Bangladesh. Environmental Health Perspectives. 117(11):1724-1729.
  • Pilsner, J.Richard, Xinhua Liu, Habibul Ahsan, Vesna Ilievski, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Diane Levy, Pam Factor-Litvak, Joseph H. Graziano, and Mary V. Gamble. 2009. Folate deficiency, hyperhomocysteinemia, low urinary creatinine and hypomethylation of leukocyte DNA are risk factors for arsenic-induced skin lesions. Environmental Health Perspectives. 117(2):254-60.
2008
  • Heck, J., Joseph H. Graziano, Yu Chen, Victor Grann, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Faruque Parvez, and Habibul Ahsan. 2008. Arsenic Exposure and Anemia in Bangladesh: A Population-Based Study. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine.   50(1):80-87. doi:10.1097/JOM.0b013e31815ae9d4  
  • Pilsner, J.Richard, X. Liu, Habibul Ahsan, Vesna Ilievski, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Diane Levy, Pam Factor-Litvak, Joseph H. Graziano, and Mary V. Gamble. 2008. Folate deficiency, hyperhomocysteinemia, low urinary creatinine, and hypomethylation of leukocyte DNA are risk factors for arsenic-Induced skin lesions. Environmental Health Perspectives. 117:254260.
  • Zablotska, Lydia, Yu Chen, Joseph H. Graziano, Faruque Parvez, Alexander F. van Geen, Geoffrey R. Howe, and Habibul Ahsan. 2008. Protective effects of B vitamins and antioxidants on the risk of arsenic-related skin lesions in Bangladesh. Environmental Health Perspectives. 116:10561062. doi:10.1289/ehp.10707  
2007
  • Chen, Yu, Pam Factor-Litvak, Geoffrey R. Howe, Joseph H. Graziano, Paul W. Brandt-Rauf, Faruque Parvez, Alexander F. van Geen, and Habibul Ahsan. 2007. Arsenic exposure from drinking water, dietary intakes of B vitamins and folate, and risk of high blood pressure in Bangladesh: A population-based, cross-sectional study. American Journal of Epidemiology.   165(5):541-552.
  • Chen, Yu, Marnie Hall, Joseph H. Graziano, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Alexander F. van Geen, Faruque Parvez, and Habibul Ahsan. 2007. A prospective study of blood selenium levels and the risk of arsenic-related premalignant skin lesions. Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers & Prevention.   16(2):207-213.
  • Chen, Yu, Alexander F. van Geen, Joseph H. Graziano, Alexander Pfaff, Malgosia Madajewicz, Faruque Parvez, AZM Iftikhhar Hussain, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Tariqul Islam, and Habibul Ahsan. 2007. Reduction in urinary arsenic levels in response to arsenic mitigation efforts in Araihazar, Bangladesh. Environmental Health Perspectives. 115(6):917923.
  • Gamble, Mary V., X. Liu, Vesna N. Slavkovich, J. Richard Pilsner, Vesna Ilievski, Pam Factor-Litvak, Diane Levy, S. Alam, Mohammad N. Islam, Faruque Parvez, Habibul Ahsan, and Joseph H. Graziano. 2007. Folic acid supplementation lowers blood arsenic. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition.   86(4):1202-1209.
  • Graziano, Joseph H., Steven N. Chillrud, H. James Simpson, and Meredith Golden. 2007. Local health risks from arsenic appear 'vanishingly small'. (non-peer reviewed)
  • Hall, Marnie, Mary V. Gamble, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Xinhua Liu, Diane Levy, Zhongqi Cheng, Alexander F. van Geen, Mohammad Yunus, Mahmuder Rahman, J. Richard Pilsner, and Joseph H. Graziano. 2007. Determinants of arsenic metabolism: Blood arsenic metabolites, plasma folate, cobalamin, and homocysteine concentrations in maternal-newborn pairs. Environmental Health Perspectives. 115(10):1503-1509.
  • Heck, J., Joseph H. Graziano, Mary V. Gamble, Yu Chen, Vesna N. Slavkovich, and Faruque Parvez. 2007. Consumption of folate-related nutrients and metabolism of arsenic in Bangladesh. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition.   85(5):1367-1374.
  • Li, Y., Yu Chen, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Habibul Ahsan, Faruque Parvez, Joseph H. Graziano, and Paul W. Brandt-Rauf. 2007. Serum levels of the extracellular domain of the epidermal growth factor receptor in individuals exposed to arsenic in drinking water in Bangladesh. Biomarkers.   12:256-265.
  • Madajewicz, Malgosia, Alexander Pfaff, Alexander F. van Geen, Joseph H. Graziano, I. Hussein, Hassina Momotaj, R. Sylvi, and Habibul Ahsan. 2007. Can information alone both improve awareness and change behavior? Response to arsenic contamination of groundwater in Bangladesh. Development Economics. 84:731-754.
  • Opar, Alisa, Alexander Pfaff, Ashraf Ali Seddique, Kazi M. Ahmed, Joseph H. Graziano, and Alexander F. van Geen. 2007. Responses of 6500 households to arsenic mitigation in Araihazar, Bangladesh. Health & Place.   13(1):164-172.
  • Parvez, Faruque, P.W. Brnadt-Rauf, Yu Chen, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Maria Argos, Joseph H. Graziano, and Habibul Ahsan. 2007. Nonmalignant Respiratory Effects of Chronic Arsenic Exposure from Drinking Water among Never-Smokers in Bangladesh. Environmental Health Perspectives. 116(2):190-195.
  • Pilsner, J.Richard, Xinhua Liu, Habibul Ahsan, Vesna Ilievski, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Diane Levy, Pam Factor-Litvak, Joseph H. Graziano, and Mary V. Gamble. 2007. Genomic methylation of peripheral blood leukocyte DMA: influences of arsenic and folate in Bangladeshi adults. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition.   86(4):1179-1186.
  • Wasserman, Gail A., Xinhua Liu, Faruque Parvez, Habibul Ahsan, Pam Factor-Litvak, Jennie K. Kline, Alexander F. van Geen, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Nancy J. Lolacono, Diane Levy, Zhongqi Cheng, and Joseph H. Graziano. 2007. Water arsenic exposure and ntellectual function in six-year-old children in Araihazar, Bangladesh. Environmental Health Perspectives. 115(2):285-289.
2006
  • Ahsan, Habibul, Yu Chen, Faruque Parvez, Maria Argos, AZM Iftikhhar Hussain, Hassina Momotaj, Diane Levy, Alexander F. van Geen, Geoffrey R. Howe, and Joseph H. Graziano. 2006. Health Effects of Arsenic Longitudinal Study (HEALS): Description of a multidisciplinary epidemiologic investigation. Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology.   16:191-205.
  • Ahsan, Habibul, Yu Chen, Faruque Parvez, Lydia Zablotska, Maria Argos, AZM Iftikhhar Hussain, Hassina Momotaj, Diane Levy, Zhongqi Cheng, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Alexander F. van Geen, Geoffrey R. Howe, and Joseph H. Graziano. 2006. Arsenic exposure from drinking water and risk of premalignant Skin lesions in Bangladesh: Baseline results from the health effects of arsenic longitudinal study. American Journal of Epidemiology.   163(12):1138-1148.
  • Chen, Yu, Joseph H. Graziano, Faruque Parvez, AZM Iftikhhar Hussain, Hassina Momotaj, Alexander F. van Geen, Geoffrey R. Howe, and Habibul Ahsan. 2006. Modification of Risk of Arsenic-Induced Skin Lesions by Sunlight Exposure, Smoking, and Occupational Exposures in Bangladesh. Epidemiology.   17(4):456-467.
  • Gamble, Mary V., Xinhua Liu, Habibul Ahsan, J. Richard Pilsner, Vesna Ilievski, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Faruque Parvez, Yu Chen, Diane Levy, Pam Factor-Litvak, and Joseph H. Graziano. 2006. Folate and arsenic metabolism: a double-blind, placebo controlled folic acid supplementation trial in Bangladesh. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition.   84(5):1094-1101.
  • Gamble, Mary V., J. Richard Pilsner, Xinhua Liu, Habibul Ahsan, Vesna Ilievski, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Faruque Parvez, Pam Factor-Litvak, and Joseph H. Graziano. 2006. Methylation of arsenic and DNA: A double-blind, placebo controlled trial of folic acid supplementation in Gangladesh. In: Proceedings of the FASEB (Federation of American Societies) Summer Conferenence Folic Acid, B12 and One Carbon Metabolism, August 5-10. Indian Wells, CA.
  • Hall, Marnie, Yu Chen, Habibul Ahsan, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Alexander F. van Geen, Faruque Parvez, and Joseph H. Graziano. 2006. Blood arsenic as a biomarker of arsenic exposure: results from a prospective study. Toxicology.   225(2-3):225-233.
  • Parvez, Faruque, Yu Chen, Maria Argos, AZM Iftikhhar Hussain, Hassina Momotaj, Ratan K. Dhar, Alexander F. van Geen, Joseph H. Graziano, and Habibul Ahsan. 2006. Prevalence of Arsenic Exposure from Drinking Water and Awareness of Its Health Risks in a Bangladeshi Population: Results from a Large Population-Based Study. Environmental Health Perspectives. 114(3):355-359.
  • Wasserman, Gail A., Xinhua Liu, Faruque Parvez, Habibul Ahsan, Diane Levy, Pam Factor-Litvak, Jennie K. Kline, Alexander F. van Geen, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Nancy J. Lolacono, Zhongqi Cheng, Yan Zheng, and Joseph H. Graziano. 2006. Water manganese exposure and children's intellectual function in Araihazar, Bangladesh. Environmental Health Perspectives. 114(1):124-129.
2005
  • Gamble, Mary V., Habibul Ahsan, Pam Factor-Litvak, Vesna Ilievski, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Faruque Parvez, and Joseph H. Graziano. 2005. Folate and cobalamin deficiencies and hyperhomocysteinemia in Bangladesh. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition.   81(6):1372-1377.
  • Gamble, Mary V., Xinhua Liu, Habibul Ahsan, J. Richard Pilsner, Vesna Ilievski, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Faruque Parvez, Diane Levy, Pam Factor-Litvak, and Joseph H. Graziano. 2005. Folate, homocysteine, and arsenic metabolism in arsenic-exposed individuals in Bangladesh. Environmental Health Perspectives. 113(12):1683-1688.
  • Verret, Wendy J., Yu Chen, Alaudinn Ahmed, Tariqul Islam, Faruque Parvez, Muhammad G. Kibriya, Joseph H. Graziano, and Habibul Ahsan. 2005. A randomized, double-blind placebo-controlled trial evaluating the effects of vitamin E and selenium on arsenic-induced skin lesions in Bangladesh. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine.   47(10):1026-35.
2004
  • Wasserman, Gail A., Xinhua Liu, Faruque Parvez, Habibul Ahsan, Pam Factor-Litvak, Alexander F. van Geen, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Nancy J. Lolacono, Zhongqi Cheng, AZM Iftikhhar Hussain, Hassina Momotaj, and Joseph H. Graziano. 2004. Water arsenic exposure and children's intellectual function in Araihazar, Bangladesh. Environmental Health Perspectives. 112(13):1329-1333. doi:10.1289/ehp.6964  
2003
  • Ahsan, Habibul, Yu Chen, Muhammad G. Kibriya, Mohammad N. Islam, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Joseph H. Graziano, and Regina M. Santella. 2003. Susceptibility to arsenic-induced hyperkeratosis and oxidative stress genes myeloperoxidase and catalase. Cancer Letters.   201(1):57-65.
  • Ahsan, Habibul, Yu Chen, Qiao Wang, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Joseph H. Graziano, and Regina M. Santella. 2003. DNA repair gene XPD and susceptibility to arsenic-induced hyperkeratosis. Toxicology Letters.   143(2):123-131. doi:10.1016/S0378-4274(03)00117-6  
  • van Geen, Alexander F., Yan Zheng, Roelof J. Versteeg, Martin Stute, Allen H. Horneman, Ratan K. Dhar, Michael S. Steckler, Andrew E. Gelman, Christopher Small, Habibul Ahsan, Joseph H. Graziano, AZM Iftikhhar Hussain, and Kazi M. Ahmed. 2003. Spatial variability of arsenic in 6000 tube wells in a 25 km2 area of Bangladesh. Water Resources Management.   39(5):1140-1151.
  • Wasserman, Gail A., Pam Factor-Litvak, Xinhua Liu, Andrew C. Todd, Jennie K. Kline, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Dusan Popovac, and Joseph H. Graziano. 2003. The relationship between blood lead, bone lead and child intelligence. Child Neuropsychology (Neuropsychology, Development and Cognition: Section C).   9(1):22-34.
2001
  • Do, Tamara, Habibul Ahsan, Faruque Parvez, Abul Hasnat Milton, Joseph H. Graziano, and Paul W. Brandt-Rauf. 2001. Transforming growth factor-expression, urinary arsenic and arsenic-induced skin lesions in Bangladesh. Biomarkers.   6(2):127-132.
  • Do, Tamara, Angela Gambelunghe, Habibul Ahsan, Joseph H. Graziano, Mary Perrin, Vesna N. Slavkovich, Faruque Parvez, Abul Hasnat Milton, and Paul W. Brandt-Rauf. 2001. Urinary transforming growth factor-alpha in individuals exposed to arsenic in drinking water in Bangladesh. Biomarkers.   6(2):127-132. doi:10.1080/13547500010017376  
  • Graziano, Joseph H., Nancy J. Lolacono, M. Maddaloni, and Conrad B. Blum. 2001. Assessing the oral bioavailability of lead in soil in humans. The Toxicologist.   60(1):331.
2000
  • Ahsan, Habibul, Mary Perrin, Atiqur Rahman, Faruque Parvez, Martin Stute, Yan Zheng, Abul Hasnat Milton, Paul W. Brandt-Rauf, Alexander F. van Geen, and Joseph H. Graziano. 2000. Associations Between Drinking Water and Urinary Arsenic Levels and Skin Lesions in Bangladesh. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine.   42:1195-1201.
1999
  • Zheng, Yan, Martin Stute, Alexander F. van Geen, H. James Simpson, Joseph H. Graziano, Habibul Ahsan, and Paul W. Brandt-Rauf. 1999. An integrated study of sources, transport and health effects of AS in Bangladesh. In: Proceedings of the Conference on Arsenic in Bangladesh Ground Water. February 27-29. Wagner College, New York City, NY.