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Your Environment. Your Health.

Person Details: Patrick W. O'Keefe

Superfund Research Program

Patrick W. O'Keefe

Wadsworth Center, New York State Department of Health
Empire State Plaza
Wadsworth Center
Albany, New York 12201
Phone: 518-473-3378




  • Chiarenzelli J, Bush B, Casey AC, Barnard EL, Smith B, O'Keefe PW, Gilligan E. 2000. Defining the sources of airborne polychlorinated biphenyls: evidence for the influence of microbially dechlorinated congeners from river sediment?. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 57(Suppl.1):86-94.


  • Arcaro KF, O'Keefe PW, Yang Y, Clayton W, Gierthy JF. 1999. Antiestrogenicity of environmental polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in human breast cancer cells. Toxicology 133(2-3):115-127. doi:10.1016/S0300-483X(99)00018-9 PMID:10378478


  • Arcaro KF, O'Keefe PW, Yang Y, Gierthy JF. 1998. Antiestrogenic activity of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons. Environ Health Perspect 42(1-S):240.


  • O'Keefe PW, Miller J, Smith R, Connor S, Clayton W, Storm R. 1997. Separation of extracts from biological tissues into PAH, PCB, and PCDD/PCDF fractions prior to analysis. Journal of Chromatographic Science 771(1-2):169-179. doi:10.1016/S0021-9673(97)00177-5
  • Wood LW, O'Keefe PW, Bush B. 1997. Similarity Analysis of PAH and PCB bioaccumulation patterns in sediment-exposed Chironomus tentans larvae. Environ Toxicol Chem 16:283-305.
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