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Joseph H. Graziano

Columbia University
Department of Environmental Health Sciences
Mailman School of Public Health
722 West 168th Street, Rm 1107
New York, NY 10032
Phone: 212-305-1678
Fax: 212-305-3857
Email: jg24@columbia.edu

Projects

Research Briefs

Publications

2017

  • Howe CG, Liu X, Hall MN, Ilievski V, Caudill MA, Malysheva O, Lomax-Luu A, Parvez F, Siddique A, Shahriar H, Uddin MN, Islam T, Graziano JH, Costa M, Gamble MV. 2017. Sex-specific associations between one-carbon metabolism indices and posttranslational histone modifications in arsenic-exposed Bangladeshi adults. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 26(2):261-269. doi:10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-16-0202 PMID:27765800 PMCID:PMC5296278

2016

  • Bailey KA, Smith AH, Tokar EJ, Graziano JH, Kim K, Navasumrit P, Ruchirawat K, Thiantanawat A, Suk WA, Fry RC. 2016. Mechanisms Underlying Latent Disease Risk Associated with Early-Life Arsenic Exposure: Current Research Trends and Scientific Gaps. Environ Health Perspect 124(2):170-175. doi:10.1289/ehp.1409360 PMID:26115410 PMCID:PMC4749078
  • Bailey KA, Smith AH, Tokar EJ, Graziano JH, Kim KW, Navasumrit P, Ruchirawat K, Thiantanawat A, Suk WA, Fry RC. 2016. Mechanisms Underlying Latent Disease Risk Associated with Early-Life Arsenic Exposure: Current Research Trends and Scientific Gaps. Environ Health Perspect 124(2):170-175. doi:10.1289/ehp.1409360 PMID:26115410 PMCID:PMC4749078
  • Hall MN, Howe CG, Liu X, Caudill MA, Malysheva O, Ilievski V, Lomax-Luu A, Parvez F, Siddique A, Shahriar H, Uddin MN, Islam T, Graziano JH, Gamble MV. 2016. Supplementation with Folic Acid, but Not Creatine, Increases Plasma Betaine, Decreases Plasma Dimethylglycine, and Prevents a Decrease in Plasma Choline in Arsenic-Exposed Bangladeshi Adults. J Nutr 146(5):1062-1067. doi:10.3945/jn.115.227132 PMID:27052531 PMCID:PMC4841924
  • Howe CG, Liu X, Hall MN, Slavkovich VN, Ilievski V, Parvez F, Siddique A, Shahriar H, Uddin MN, Islam T, Graziano JH, Costa M, Gamble MV. 2016. Associations between Blood and Urine Arsenic Concentrations and Global Levels of Post-Translational Histone Modifications in Bangladeshi Men and Women. Environ Health Perspect 124(8):1234-1240. doi:10.1289/ehp.1510412 PMID:26967670 PMCID:PMC4977054
  • Jansen RJ, Argos M, Tong L, Li J, Rakibuz-Zaman M, Islam MT, Slakovich V, Ahmed A, Navas-Acien A, Parvez F, Chen Y, Gamble MV, Graziano JH, Pierce BL, Ahsan H. 2016. Determinants and Consequences of Arsenic Metabolism Efficiency among 4,794 Individuals: Demographics, Lifestyle, Genetics, and Toxicity. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 25(2):381-390. doi:10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-15-0718 PMID:26677206 PMCID:PMC4767610
  • Kleiman NJ, Quinn AM, Fields KG, Slavkovich VN, Graziano JH. 2016. Arsenite accumulation in the mouse eye. J Toxicol Environ Health A 79(8):339-341. doi:10.1080/15287394.2016.1151392 PMID:27267701 PMCID:PMC4982701
  • Liu X, Jin Z, Graziano JH. 2016. Comparing paired biomarkers in predicting quantitative health outcome subject to random censoring. Stat Methods Med Res 25(1):447-457. doi:10.1177/0962280212460434 PMID:23070589 PMCID:PMC4390496
  • Sanchez TR, Levy D, Shahriar MH, Uddin MN, Siddique A, Graziano JH, Lomax-Luu A, van Geen AF, Gamble MV. 2016. Provision of well-water treatment units to 600 households in Bangladesh: A longitudinal analysis of urinary arsenic indicates fading utility. Sci Total Environ 563-564:131-137. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.04.112 PMID:27135575 PMCID:PMC4907796
  • Sanchez TR, Perzanowski M, Graziano JH. 2016. Inorganic arsenic and respiratory health, from early life exposure to sex-specific effects: A systematic review. Environ Res 147:537-555. doi:10.1016/j.envres.2016.02.009 PMID:26891939 PMCID:PMC4821752
  • Wasserman GA, Liu X, Parvez F, Factor-Litvak P, Kline JK, Siddique A, Shahriar H, Uddin MN, van Geen AF, Mey JL, Balac O, Graziano JH. 2016. Child Intelligence and Reductions in Water Arsenic and Manganese: A Two-Year Follow-up Study in Bangladesh. Environ Health Perspect 124(7):1114-1120. doi:10.1289/ehp.1509974 PMID:26713676 PMCID:PMC4937860

2015

  • Argos M, Chen LS, Jasmine F, Tong L, Pierce BL, Roy S, Paul-Brutus R, Gamble MV, Harper KN, Parvez F, Rahman M, Rakibuz-Zaman M, Slavkovich VN, Baron JA, Graziano JH, Kibriya MG, Ahsan H. 2015. Gene-specific differential DNA methylation and chronic arsenic exposure in an epigenome-wide association study of adults in Bangladesh. Environ Health Perspect 123(1):64-71. doi:10.1289/ehp.1307884 PMID:25325195 PMCID:PMC4286273
  • Farzan S, Karagas MR, Jiang JY, Wu F, Liu M, Newman JD, Jasmine F, Kibriya MG, Paul-Brutus R, Parvez F, Argos M, Eunus M, Ahmed A, Rakibuz-Zaman M, Hasan R, Sarwar G, Slavkovich VN, Graziano JH, Ahsan H, Chen Y, Scannell Bryan M, Islam T. 2015. Gene-arsenic interaction in longitudinal changes of blood pressure: Findings from the Health Effects of Arsenic Longitudinal Study (HEALS) in Bangladesh. Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 288(1):95-105. doi:10.1016/j.taap.2015.07.017 PMID:26220686 PMCID:PMC4606937
  • Gao J, Roy S, Tong L, Argos M, Jasmine F, Rahaman R, Rakibuz-Zaman M, Parvez F, Ahmed A, Hore SK, Sarwar G, Slavkovich VN, Yunus M, Rahman M, Baron JA, Graziano JH, Ahsan H, Pierce BL. 2015. Arsenic exposure, telomere length, and expression of telomere-related genes among Bangladeshi individuals. Environ Res 136:462-469. doi:10.1016/j.envres.2014.09.040 PMID:25460668 PMCID:PMC4264833
  • Gao J, Tong L, Argos M, Ahmed A, Rakibuz-Zaman M, Kibriya MG, Jasmine F, Slavkovich VN, Graziano JH, Ahsan H, Pierce BL, Scannell Bryan M. 2015. The Genetic Architecture of Arsenic Metabolism Efficiency:A SNP-Based Heritability Study of Bangladeshi Adults. Environ Health Perspect 123(10):985-992. doi:10.1289/ehp.1408909 PMID:25768001 PMCID:PMC4590755
  • George CM, Brooks W, Graziano JH, Nonyane BA, Hossain L, Goswami D, Zaman K, Yunus M, Khan A, Jahan Y, Ahmed D, Slavkovich VN, Higdon M, Deloria-Knoll M, O'Brien K. 2015. Arsenic exposure is associated with pediatric pneumonia in rural Bangladesh: a case control study. Environ Health 14:83. doi:10.1186/s12940-015-0069-9 PMID:26497043 PMCID:PMC4619558
  • Jiang JY, Liu M, Parvez F, Wang B, Wu F, Eunus M, Bangalore S, Ahmed A, Islam T, Rakibuz-Zaman M, Hasan R, Sarwar G, Levy D, Argos M, Scannell Bryan M, Graziano JH, Hayes RB, Ahsan H, Chen Y. 2015. Association of major dietary patterns and blood pressure longitudinal change in Bangladesh. J Hypertens 33(6):1193-1200. doi:10.1097/HJH.0000000000000534 PMID:25693059 PMCID:PMC4606930
  • Jiang JY, Liu M, Parvez F, Wang B, Wu F, Eunus M, Bangalore S, Newman JD, Ahmed A, Islam T, Rakibuz-Zaman M, Hasan R, Sarwar G, Levy D, Slavkovich VN, Argos M, Farzan S, Hayes RB, Graziano JH, Ahsan H, Chen Y, Scannell Bryan M. 2015. Association between Arsenic Exposure from Drinking Water and Longitudinal Change in Blood Pressure among HEALS Cohort Participants. Environ Health Perspect 123(8):806-812. doi:10.1289/ehp.1409004 PMID:25816368 PMCID:PMC4529016
  • Khan K, Ahmed EB, Factor-Litvak P, Liu X, Siddique A, Wasserman GA, Slavkovich VN, Levy D, Mey JL, van Geen AF, Graziano JH. 2015. Evaluation of an Elementary School-based Educational Intervention for Reducing Arsenic Exposure in Bangladesh. Environ Health Perspect 123(12):1331-1336. doi:10.1289/ehp.1409462 PMID:25956010 PMCID:PMC4671245
  • Niedzwiecki M, Liu X, Hall MN, Thomas T, Slavkovich VN, Ilievski V, Levy D, Alam S, Siddique A, Parvez F, Graziano JH, Gamble MV. 2015. Sex-specific associations of arsenic exposure with global DNA methylation and hydroxymethylation in leukocytes: results from two studies in Bangladesh. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 24(11):1748-1757. doi:10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-15-0432 PMID:26364164 PMCID:PMC4633312
  • Peters BA, Hall MN, Liu X, Parvez F, Sanchez TR, van Geen AF, Mey JL, Siddique A, Shahriar H, Uddin MN, Islam T, Balac O, Ilievski V, Factor-Litvak P, Graziano JH, Gamble MV. 2015. Folic Acid and Creatine as Therapeutic Approaches to Lower Blood Arsenic: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Environ Health Perspect 123(12):1294-1301. doi:10.1289/ehp.1409396 PMID:25978852 PMCID:PMC4671237
  • Peters BA, Hall MN, Liu X, Parvez F, Siddique A, Shahriar H, Uddin MN, Islam T, Ilievski V, Graziano JH, Gamble MV. 2015. Low-Dose Creatine Supplementation Lowers Plasma Guanidinoacetate, but Not Plasma Homocysteine, in a Double-Blind, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Trial. J Nutr 145(10):2245-2252. doi:10.3945/jn.115.216739 PMID:26311810 PMCID:PMC4580963
  • Peters BA, Hall MN, Liu X, Slavkovich VN, Ilievski V, Alam S, Siddique A, Islam T, Graziano JH, Gamble MV. 2015. Renal function is associated with indicators of arsenic methylation capacity in Bangladeshi adults. Environ Res 143(PtA):123-130. doi:10.1016/j.envres.2015.10.001 PMID:26476787 PMCID:PMC4740972
  • Peters BA, Liu X, Hall MN, Ilievski V, Slavkovich VN, Siddique A, Alam S, Islam T, Graziano JH, Gamble MV. 2015. Arsenic exposure, inflammation, and renal function in Bangladeshi adults: effect modification by plasma glutathione redox potential. Free Radic Biol Med 85:174-182. doi:10.1016/j.freeradbiomed.2015.04.020 PMID:25916185 PMCID:PMC4679178
  • Wu F, Jasmine F, Kibriya MG, Liu M, Cheng X, Parvez F, Islam T, Ahmed A, Rakibuz-Zaman M, Jiang JY, Roy S, Paul-Brutus R, Slavkovich VN, Levy D, VanderWeele TJ, Pierce BL, Graziano JH, Ahsan H, Chen Y. 2015. Interaction between arsenic exposure from drinking water and genetic polymorphisms on cardiovascular disease in Bangladesh: a prospective case-cohort study. Environ Health Perspect 123(5):451-457. doi:10.1289/ehp.1307883 PMID:25575156 PMCID:PMC4421763

2014

  • Argos M, Parvez F, Rahman M, Rakibuz-Zaman M, Ahmed A, Hore SK, Islam T, Chen Y, Pierce BL, Slavkovich VN, Olopade C, Yunus M, Baron JA, Graziano JH, Ahsan H. 2014. Arsenic and lung disease mortality in Bangladeshi adults. Epidemiology 25(4):536-543. doi:10.1097/EDE.0000000000000106 PMID:24802365 PMCID:PMC4330557
  • Harper KN, Liu X, Hall MN, Ilievski V, Oka J, Calancie L, Slavkovich VN, Levy D, Siddique A, Alam S, Mey JL, van Geen AF, Graziano JH, Gamble MV. 2014. A dose-response study of arsenic exposure and markers of oxidative damage in Bangladesh. J Occup Environ Med 56(6):652-658. doi:10.1097/JOM.0000000000000166 PMID:24854259 PMCID:PMC4050339
  • Howe CG, Niedzwiecki M, Hall MN, Liu X, Ilievski V, Slavkovich VN, Alam S, Siddique A, Graziano JH, Gamble MV. 2014. Folate and cobalamin modify associations between s-adenosylmethionine and methylated arsenic metabolites in arsenic-exposed Bangladeshi adults. J Nutr 144:690-697. doi:10.3945/jn.113.188789 PMID:24598884 PMCID:PMC3985826
  • McClintock TR, Chen Y, Parvez F, Makarov DV, Ge W, Islam T, Ahmed A, Rakibuz-Zaman M, Hasan R, Sarwar G, Slavkovich VN, Bjurlin MA, Graziano JH, Ahsan H. 2014. Association between arsenic exposure from drinking water and hematuria: results from the Health Effects of Arsenic Longitudinal Study. Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 276(1):21-27. doi:10.1016/j.taap.2014.01.015 PMID:24486435 PMCID:PMC3959280
  • Niedzwiecki M, Hall MN, Liu X, Slavkovich VN, Ilievski V, Levy D, Alam S, Siddique A, Parvez F, Graziano JH, Gamble MV. 2014. Interaction of plasma glutathione redox and folate deficiency on arsenic methylation capacity in Bangladeshi adults. Free Radic Biol Med 73:67-74. doi:10.1016/j.freeradbiomed.2014.03.042 PMID:24726863 PMCID:PMC4111991
  • Peters BA, Hall MN, Liu X, Neugut Y, Pilsner JR, Levy D, Ilievski V, Slavkovich VN, Islam T, Factor-Litvak P, Graziano JH, Gamble MV. 2014. Creatinine, arsenic metabolism, and renal function in an arsenic-exposed population in Bangladesh. PLoS One 9(12):e113760. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0113760 PMID:25438247 PMCID:PMC4249915
  • van Geen AF, Ahmed EB, Pitcher L, Mey JL, Ahsan H, Graziano JH, Ahmed KM. 2014. Comparison of two blanket surveys of arsenic in tubewells conducted 12 years apart in a 25 km(2) area of Bangladesh. Sci Total Environ 488-489:484-492. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2013.12.049 PMID:24438870 PMCID:PMC4043877
  • Wasserman GA, Liu X, LoIacono NJ, Kline JK, Factor-Litvak P, van Geen AF, Mey JL, Levy D, Abramson R, Schwartz A, Graziano JH. 2014. A cross-sectional study of well water arsenic and child IQ in Maine schoolchildren. Environ Health 13:23. doi:10.1186/1476-069x-13-23 PMID:24684736 PMCID:PMC4104994

2013

  • Chen Y, Wu F, Graziano JH, Parvez F, Liu M, Paul RR, Shaheen I, Sarwar G, Ahmed A, Islam T, Slavkovich VN, Rundek T, Demmer RT, Desvarieux M, Ahsan H. 2013. Arsenic exposure from drinking water, arsenic methylation capacity, and carotid intima-media thickness in Bangladesh. Am J Epidemiol 178(3):372-381. doi:10.1093/aje/kwt001 PMID:23788675 PMCID:PMC3727341
  • Chen Y, Wu F, Liu M, Parvez F, Slavkovich VN, Eunus M, Ahmed A, Argos M, Islam T, Rakibuz-Zaman M, Hasan R, Sarwar G, Levy D, Graziano JH, Ahsan H. 2013. A prospective study of arsenic exposure, arsenic methylation capacity, and risk of cardiovascular disease in Bangladesh. Environ Health Perspect 121(7):832-838. doi:10.1289/ehp.1205797 PMID:23665672 PMCID:PMC3701993
  • Chen Y, Wu F, Parvez F, Ahmed A, Eunus M, McClintock TR, Patwary T, Islam T, Ghosal AK, Islam S, Hasan R, Levy D, Sarwar G, Slavkovich VN, van Geen AF, Graziano JH, Ahsan H. 2013. Arsenic exposure from drinking water and QT-interval prolongation: Results from the Health Effects of Arsenic Longitudinal Study. Environ Health Perspect 121(4):427-432. doi:10.1289/ehp.1205197 PMID:23384555 PMCID:PMC3620737
  • George CM, Gamble MV, Slavkovich VN, Levy D, Ahmed A, Ahsan H, Graziano JH. 2013. A cross-sectional study of the impact of blood selenium on blood and urinary arsenic concentrations in Bangladesh. Environ Health 12:52. doi:10.1186/1476-069x-12-52 PMID:23816141 PMCID:PMC3724573
  • Hall MN, Niedzwiecki M, Liu X, Harper KN, Alam S, Slavkovich VN, Ilievski V, Levy D, Siddique A, Parvez F, Mey JL, van Geen AF, Graziano JH, Gamble MV. 2013. Chronic arsenic exposure and blood glutathione and glutathione disulfide concentrations in Bangladeshi adults. Environ Health Perspect 121(9):1068-1074. doi:10.1289/ehp.1205727 PMID:23792557 PMCID:PMC3764071
  • Melkonian S, Argos M, Hall MN, Chen Y, Parvez F, Pierce BL, Cao H, Aschebrook-Kilfoy B, Ahmed A, Islam T, Slavkovich VN, Gamble MV, Haris PI, Graziano JH, Ahsan H. 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 PMID:24260455 PMCID:PMC3829854
  • Naujokas MF, Anderson BE, Ahsan H, Aposhian HV, Graziano JH, Thompson CL, Suk WA. 2013. The broad scope of health effects from chronic arsenic exposure: update on a worldwide public health problem. Environ Health Perspect 121(3):295-302. doi:10.1289/ehp.1205875 PMID:23458756 PMCID:PMC3621177
  • Niedzwiecki M, Hall MN, Liu X, Oka J, Harper KN, Slavkovich VN, Ilievski V, Levy D, van Geen AF, Mey JL, Alam S, Siddique A, Parvez F, Graziano JH, Gamble MV. 2013. A dose-response study of arsenic exposure and global methylation of peripheral blood mononuclear cell DNA in Bangladeshi adults. Environ Health Perspect 121:1306-1312. doi:10.1289/ehp.1206421 PMID:24013868 PMCID:PMC3855504
  • Niedzwiecki M, Hall MN, Liu X, Oka J, Harper KN, Slavkovich VN, Ilievski V, Levy D, van Geen AF, Mey JL, Alam S, Siddique A, Parvez F, Graziano JH, Gamble MV. 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 PMID:23803688 PMCID:PMC3781192
  • Parvez F, Chen Y, Yunus M, Olopade C, Segers S, Slavkovich VN, Argos M, Hasan R, Ahmed A, Islam T, Akter MM, Graziano JH, Ahsan H. 2013. Arsenic exposure and impaired lung function: Findings from a large population-based prospective cohort study. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 188(7):813-819. doi:10.1164/rccm.201212-2282OC PMID:23848239 PMCID:PMC3826268
  • Pierce BL, Tong L, Argos M, Gao J, Jasmine F, Roy S, Paul-Brutus R, Rahaman R, Rakibuz-Zaman M, Parvez F, Ahmed A, Quasem I, Hore SK, Alam S, Islam T, Harjes J, Sarwar G, Slavkovich VN, Gamble MV, Chen Y, Yunus M, Rahman M, Baron JA, Graziano JH, Ahsan H. 2013. Arsenic metabolism efficiency has a causal role in arsenic toxicity: Mendelian randomization and gene-environment interaction. Int J Epidemiol 42(6):1862-1872. doi:10.1093/ije/dyt182 PMID:24536095 PMCID:PMC3887566
  • Syed EH, Melkonian S, Poudel KC, Yasuoka J, Otsuka K, Ahmed A, Islam T, Parvez F, Slavkovich VN, Graziano JH, Ahsan H, Jimba M. 2013. Arsenic exposure and oral cavity lesions in Bangladesh. J Occup Environ Med 55(1):59-66. doi:10.1097/JOM.0b013e31826bb686 PMID:23201591 PMCID:PMC3904797

2012

  • Argos M, Ahsan H, Graziano JH. 2012. Arsenic and human health: epidemiologic progress and public health implications. Rev Environ Health 27:191-195. doi:10.1515/reveh-2012-0021 PMID:22962196 PMCID:PMC4034262
  • George CM, Graziano JH, Mey JL, van Geen AF. 2012. Impact on arsenic exposure of a growing proportion of untested wells in Bangladesh. Environ Health 11:7. doi:10.1186/1476-069X-11-7 PMID:22353180 PMCID:PMC3334680
  • George CM, Khan K, Islam T, Singha A, Moon-Howard J, Factor-Litvak P, van Geen AF, Graziano JH. 2012. Approaches to increase arsenic awareness in Bangladesh: An evaluation of an arsenic education program. Health Education & Behavior doi:10.1177/1090198112454735 PMID:22984214 PMCID:PMC3696588
  • George CM, van Geen AF, Slavkovich VN, Singha A, Levy D, Islam T, Ahmed KM, Moon-Howard J, Tarozzi A, Liu X, Factor-Litvak P, Graziano JH. 2012. A cluster-based randomized controlled trial promoting community participation in arsenic mitigation efforts in Bangladesh. Environ Health 11:41. doi:10.1186/1476-069x-11-41 PMID:22713347 PMCID:PMC3506475
  • George CM, Zheng Y, Graziano JH, Bin Rasul S, Hossain Z, Mey JL, van Geen AF. 2012. Evaluation of an arsenic test kit for rapid well screening in Bangladesh. Environ Sci Technol 46(20):11213-11219. doi:10.1021/es300253p PMID:22866936 PMCID:PMC3653972
  • Khan K, Wasserman GA, Liu X, Ahmed EB, Parvez F, Slavkovich VN, Levy D, Mey JL, van Geen AF, Graziano JH, Factor-Litvak P. 2012. Manganese exposure from drinking water and children's academic achievement. Neurotoxicology 33(1):91-97. doi:10.1016/j.neuro.2011.12.002 PMID:22182530 PMCID:PMC3282923
  • Pierce BL, Kibriya MG, Tong L, Jasmine F, Argos M, Roy S, Paul-Brutus R, Rahaman R, Rakibuz-Zaman M, Parvez F, Ahmed A, Quasem I, Hore SK, Alam S, Islam T, Slavkovich VN, Gamble MV, Yunus M, Rahman M, Baron JA, Graziano JH, Ahsan H. 2012. Genome-Wide Association Study Identifies Chromosome 10q24.32 Variants Associated with Arsenic Metabolism and Toxicity Phenotypes in Bangladesh. PLoS Genet 8(2):e1002522. doi:10.1371/journal.pgen.1002522 PMID:22383894 PMCID:PMC3285587
  • Pilsner JR, Hall MN, Liu X, Ilievski V, Slavkovich VN, Levy D, Factor-Litvak P, Yunus M, Rahman M, Graziano JH, Gamble MV. 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 PMID:22662134 PMCID:PMC3360698
  • Wu F, Jasmine F, Kibriya MG, Liu M, Wojcik O, Parvez F, Rahaman R, Roy S, Paul-Brutus R, Segers S, Slavkovich VN, Islam T, Levy D, Mey JL, van Geen AF, Graziano JH, Ahsan H, Chen Y. 2012. Association between arsenic exposure from drinking water and plasma levels of cardiovascular markers. Am J Epidemiol 175(12):1252-1261. doi:10.1093/aje/kwr464 PMID:22534204 PMCID:PMC3372314

2011

  • Argos M, Kalra T, Pierce BL, Chen Y, Parvez F, Islam T, Ahmed A, Hasan R, Hasan K, Sarwar G, Levy D, Slavkovich VN, Graziano JH, Rathouz PJ, Ahsan H. 2011. A prospective study of arsenic exposure from drinking water and incidence of skin lesions in Bangladesh. Am J Epidemiol 174(2):185-194. doi:10.1093/aje/kwr062 PMID:21576319 PMCID:PMC3167679
  • Chen Y, Graziano JH, Parvez F, Liu M, Slavkovich VN, Kalra T, Argos M, Ahmed A, Rakibuz-Zaman M, Hasan R, Sarwar G, Levy D, van Green A, Ahsan H. 2011. Arsenic exposure from drinking water and mortality from cardiovascular disease in Bangladesh: prospective cohort study. BMJ 342:doi:10.1136/bmj.d2431 PMID:21546419 PMCID:PMC3088786
  • Chen Y, Parvez F, Liu M, Pesola GR, Gamble MV, Slavkovich VN, Islam T, Ahmed A, Hasan R, Graziano JH, Ahsan H. 2011. Association between arsenic exposure from drinking water and proteinuria: results from the Health Effects of Arsenic Longitudinal Study. Int J Epidemiol 40(3):828-835. doi:10.1093/ije/dyr022 PMID:21343184 PMCID:PMC3147073
  • Khan K, Factor-Litvak P, Wasserman GA, Liu X, Ahmed EB, Parvez F, Slavkovich VN, Levy D, van Geen AF, Mey JL, Graziano JH. 2011. Manganese Exposure from Drinking Water and Children's Classroom Behavior in Bangladesh. Environ Health Perspect 119:1501-1506. doi:10.1289/ehp.1003397 PMID:21493178 PMCID:PMC3230445
  • Louis ED, Factor-Litvak P, Gerbin M, Slavkovich VN, Graziano JH, Jiang W, Zheng W. 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 PMID:21145352 PMCID:PMC3073713
  • Melkonian S, Argos M, Pierce BL, Chen Y, Islam T, Ahmed A, Syed EH, Parvez F, Graziano JH, Rathouz PJ, Ahsan H. 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. Am J Epidemiol 173(2):183-191. doi:10.1093/aje/kwq357 PMID:21098630 PMCID:PMC3011951
  • Parvez F, Wasserman GA, Factor-Litvak P, Liu X, Slavkovich VN, Siddique A, Sultana R, Islam T, Levy D, Mey JL, van Geen AF, Khan K, Kline JK, Ahsan H, Graziano JH. 2011. Arsenic Exposure and Motor Function among Children in Bangladesh. Environ Health Perspect 119:1665-1670. doi:10.1289/ehp.1103548 PMID:21742576 PMCID:PMC3226503
  • Pilsner JR, Hall MN, Liu X, Ahsan H, Ilievski V, Slavkovich VN, Levy D, Factor-Litvak P, Graziano JH, Gamble MV. 2011. Associations of plasma selenium with arsenic and genomic methylation of leukocyte DNA in Bangladesh. Environ Health Perspect 119(1):113-118. doi:10.1289/ehp.1001937 PMID:21205583 PMCID:PMC3018489
  • Wasserman GA, Liu X, Parvez F, Factor-Litvak P, Ahsan H, Levy D, Kline JK, van Geen AF, Mey JL, Slavkovich VN, Siddique A, Islam T, Graziano JH. 2011. Arsenic and manganese exposure and children's intellectual function. Neurotoxicology 32(4):450-457. doi:10.1016/j.neuro.2011.03.009 PMID:21453724 PMCID:PMC4062913

2010

  • Argos M, Kalra T, Rathouz PJ, Chen Y, Pierce BL, Parvez F, Islam T, Ahmed A, Rakibuz-Zaman M, Hasan R, Sarwar G, Slavkovich VN, van Geen AF, Graziano JH, Ahsan H. 2010. Arsenic exposure from drinking water, and all-cause and chronic-disease mortalities in Bangladesh (HEALS): a prospective cohort study. Lancet 376(9737):252-258. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(10)60481-3 PMID:20646756 PMCID:PMC3951449
  • Chen Y, Ahsan H, Slavkovich VN, Peltier GL, Gluskin RT, Parvez F, Liu X, Graziano JH. 2010. No Association between Arsenic Exposure from Drinking Water and Diabetes Mellitus: A Cross-Sectional Study in Bangladesh. Environ Health Perspect 118(9):1299-1305. doi:10.1289/ehp.0901559 PMID:20813654 PMCID:PMC2944093
  • Parvez F, Chen Y, Brandt-Rauf PW, Slavkovich VN, Islam T, Ahmed A, Argos M, Hassan R, Yunus M, Haque SE, Balac O, Graziano JH, Ahsan H. 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 PMID:20522851 PMCID:PMC3949324
  • Pierce BL, Kalra T, Argos M, Parvez F, Chen Y, Islam T, Ahmed A, Hasan R, Rakibuz-Zaman M, Graziano JH, Rathouz PJ, Ahsan H. 2010. A prospective study of body mass index and mortality in Bangladesh. Int J Epidemiol 39(4):1037-1045. doi:10.1093/ije/dyp364 PMID:20032266 PMCID:PMC2929350

2009

  • Chen Y, Parvez F, Gamble MV, Islam T, Ahmed A, Argos M, Graziano JH, Ahsan H. 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. Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 239(2):184-192. doi:10.1016/j.taap.2009.01.010 PMID:19371619 PMCID:PMC3904798
  • Hall M, Liu X, Slavkovich VN, Ilievski V, Pilsner JR, Alam S, Factor-Litvak P, Graziano JH, Gamble MV. 2009. Folate, Cobalamin, Cysteine, Homocysteine, and Arsenic Metabolism among Children in Bangladesh. Environ Health Perspect 117(5):825-831. doi:10.1289/ehp.0800164 PMID:19479028 PMCID:PMC2685848
  • Liu X, Slavkovich VN, Ilievski V, Mi Z, Alam S, Factor-Litvak P, Ahsan H, Graziano JH, Gamble MV, Hall MN. 2009. Influence of cobalamin on arsenic metabolism in Bangladesh. Environ Health Perspect 117(11):1724-1729. doi:10.1289/ehp.0900734 PMID:20049124 PMCID:PMC2801198
  • Pilsner JR, Liu X, Ahsan H, Ilievski V, Slavkovich VN, Levy D, Factor-Litvak P, Graziano JH, Gamble MV. 2009. Folate deficiency, hyperhomocysteinemia, low urinary creatinine, and hypomethylation of leukocyte DNA are risk factors for arsenic-induced skin lesions. Environ Health Perspect 117(2):254-260. doi:10.1289/ehp.11872 PMID:19270796 PMCID:PMC2649228

2008

  • Parvez F, Brnadt-Rauf PW, Chen Y, Slavkovich VN, Argos M, Graziano JH, Ahsan H. 2008. Nonmalignant respiratory effects of chronic arsenic exposure from drinking water among never-smokers in Bangladesh. Environ Health Perspect 116(2):190-195. doi:10.1289/ehp.9507 PMID:18288317 PMCID:PMC2235213
  • Zablotska L, Chen Y, Graziano JH, Parvez F, van Geen AF, Howe GR, Ahsan H. 2008. Protective effects of B vitamins and antioxidants on the risk of arsenic-related skin lesions in Bangladesh. Environ Health Perspect 116(8):1056-1062. doi:10.1289/ehp.10707 PMID:18709164 PMCID:PMC2516584

2007

  • Chen Y, Factor-Litvak P, Howe GR, Graziano JH, Brandt-Rauf PW, Parvez F, van Geen AF, Ahsan H. 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. Am J Epidemiol 165(5):541-552. PMID:17164464
  • Chen Y, Hall M, Graziano JH, Slavkovich VN, van Geen AF, Parvez F, Ahsan H. 2007. A prospective study of blood selenium levels and the risk of arsenic-related premalignant skin lesions. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16(2):207-213. PMID:17301251
  • Chen Y, Santella RM, Kibriya MG, Wang Q, Kappil M, Verret WJ, Graziano JH, Ahsan H. 2007. Association between arsenic exposure from drinking water and plasma levels of soluble cell adhesion molecules. Environ Health Perspect 115(10):1415-1420. doi:10.1289/ehp.10277 PMID:17938729 PMCID:PMC2022642
  • Chen Y, van Geen AF, Graziano JH, Pfaff A, Madajewicz M, Parvez F, Hussain A, Slavkovich VN, Islam T, Ahsan H. 2007. Reduction in urinary arsenic levels in response to arsenic mitigation efforts in Araihazar, Bangladesh. Environ Health Perspect 115(6):917923. PMID:17589600
  • Gamble MV, Liu X, Slavkovich VN, Pilsner JR, Ilievski V, Factor-Litvak P, Levy D, Alam S, Islam MN, Parvez F, Ahsan H, Graziano JH. 2007. Folic acid supplementation lowers blood arsenic. Am J Clin Nutr 86(4):1202-1209. PMID:17921403 PMCID:PMC2042963
  • Graziano JH, Chillrud SN, Simpson HJ, Golden M. 2007. Local health risks from arsenic appear 'vanishingly small'. (non-peer reviewed)
  • Hall M, Gamble MV, Slavkovich VN, Liu X, Levy D, Cheng Z, van Geen AF, Yunus M, Rahman M, Pilsner JR, Graziano JH. 2007. Determinants of arsenic metabolism: Blood arsenic metabolites, plasma folate, cobalamin, and homocysteine concentrations in maternal-newborn pairs. Environ Health Perspect 115(10):1503-1509. PMID:17938743
  • Heck JE, Graziano JH, Gamble MV, Chen Y, Slavkovich VN, Parvez F. 2007. Consumption of folate-related nutrients and metabolism of arsenic in Bangladesh. Am J Clin Nutr 85(5):1367-1374. PMID:17490975
  • Li Y, Chen Y, Slavkovich VN, Ahsan H, Parvez F, Graziano JH, Brandt-Rauf PW. 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. PMID:17453740
  • Madajewicz M, Pfaff A, van Geen AF, Graziano JH, Hussein I, Momotaj H, Sylvi R, Ahsan H. 2007. Can information alone both improve awareness and change behavior? Response to arsenic contamination of groundwater in Bangladesh. Development Economics 84:731-754.
  • Opar A, Pfaff A, Seddique AA, Ahmed KM, Graziano JH, van Geen AF. 2007. Responses of 6500 households to arsenic mitigation in Araihazar, Bangladesh. Health Place 13(1):164-172. PMID:16406833
  • Pilsner JR, Liu X, Ahsan H, Ilievski V, Slavkovich VN, Levy D, Factor-Litvak P, Graziano JH, Gamble MV. 2007. Genomic methylation of peripheral blood leukocyte DMA: influences of arsenic and folate in Bangladeshi adults. Am J Clin Nutr 86(4):1179-1186. PMID:17921400
  • Wasserman GA, Liu X, Parvez F, Ahsan H, Factor-Litvak P, Kline JK, van Geen AF, Slavkovich VN, Lolacono NJ, Levy D, Cheng Z, Graziano JH. 2007. Water arsenic exposure and ntellectual function in six-year-old children in Araihazar, Bangladesh. Environ Health Perspect 115(2):285-289.

2006

  • Ahsan H, Chen Y, Parvez F, Argos M, Hussain A, Momotaj H, Levy D, van Geen AF, Howe GR, Graziano JH. 2006. Health Effects of Arsenic Longitudinal Study (HEALS): Description of a multidisciplinary epidemiologic investigation. J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 16:191-205. PMID:16160703
  • Ahsan H, Chen Y, Parvez F, Zablotska L, Argos M, Hussain A, Momotaj H, Levy D, Cheng Z, Slavkovich VN, van Geen AF, Howe GR, Graziano JH. 2006. Arsenic exposure from drinking water and risk of premalignant Skin lesions in Bangladesh: Baseline results from the health effects of arsenic longitudinal study. Am J Epidemiol 163(12):1138-1148. PMID:16624965
  • Chen Y, Graziano JH, Parvez F, Hussain A, Momotaj H, van Geen AF, Howe GR, Ahsan H. 2006. Modification of Risk of Arsenic-Induced Skin Lesions by Sunlight Exposure, Smoking, and Occupational Exposures in Bangladesh. Epidemiology 17(4):456-467. PMID:16755266
  • Gamble MV, Liu X, Ahsan H, Pilsner JR, Ilievski V, Slavkovich VN, Parvez F, Chen Y, Levy D, Factor-Litvak P, Graziano JH. 2006. Folate and arsenic metabolism: a double-blind, placebo-controlled folic acid-supplementation trial in Bangladesh. Am J Clin Nutr 84(5):1093-1101. PMID:17093162 PMCID:PMC2046214
  • Gamble MV, Pilsner JR, Liu X, Ahsan H, Ilievski V, Slavkovich VN, Parvez F, Factor-Litvak P, Graziano JH. 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 M, Chen Y, Ahsan H, Slavkovich VN, van Geen AF, Parvez F, Graziano JH. 2006. Blood arsenic as a biomarker of arsenic exposure: results from a prospective study. Toxicology 225(2-3):225-233. PMID:16860454
  • Parvez F, Chen Y, Argos M, Hussain A, Momotaj H, Dhar RK, van Geen AF, Graziano JH, Ahsan H. 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. Environ Health Perspect 114(3):355-359. PMID:16507457
  • Wasserman GA, Liu X, Parvez F, Ahsan H, Levy D, Factor-Litvak P, Kline JK, van Geen AF, Slavkovich VN, Lolacono NJ, Cheng Z, Zheng Y, Graziano JH. 2006. Water manganese exposure and children's intellectual function in Araihazar, Bangladesh. Environ Health Perspect 114(1):124-129. PMID:16393669

2005

  • Gamble MV, Ahsan H, Factor-Litvak P, Ilievski V, Slavkovich VN, Parvez F, Graziano JH. 2005. Folate and cobalamin deficiencies and hyperhomocysteinemia in Bangladesh. Am J Clin Nutr 81(6):1372-1377. PMID:15941889 PMCID:PMC2204145
  • Gamble MV, Liu X, Ahsan H, Pilsner JR, Ilievski V, Slavkovich VN, Parvez F, Levy D, Factor-Litvak P, Graziano JH. 2005. Folate, homocysteine, and arsenic metabolism in arsenic-exposed individuals in Bangladesh. Environ Health Perspect 113(12):1683-1688. PMID:16330347
  • Verret WJ, Chen Y, Ahmed A, Islam T, Parvez F, Graziano JH, Ahsan H, Kibriya MG. 2005. A randomized, double-blind placebo-controlled trial evaluating the effects of vitamin E and selenium on arsenic-induced skin lesions in Bangladesh. J Occup Environ Med 47(10):1026-1035. PMID:16217243

2004

  • Wasserman GA, Liu X, Parvez F, Ahsan H, Factor-Litvak P, van Geen AF, Slavkovich VN, Lolacono NJ, Cheng Z, Hussain A, Momotaj H, Graziano JH. 2004. Water arsenic exposure and children's intellectual function in Araihazar, Bangladesh. Environ Health Perspect 112(13):1329-1333. PMID:15345348 PMCID:PMC1247525

2003

  • Ahsan H, Chen Y, Kibriya MG, Islam MN, Slavkovich VN, Graziano JH, Santella RM. 2003. Susceptibility to arsenic-induced hyperkeratosis and oxidative stress genes myeloperoxidase and catalase. Cancer Lett 201(1):57-65. PMID:14580687
  • Ahsan H, Chen Y, Wang Q, Slavkovich VN, Graziano JH, Santella RM. 2003. DNA repair gene XPD and susceptibility to arsenic-induced hyperkeratosis. Toxicol Lett 143(2):123-131. doi:10.1016/S0378-4274(03)00117-6 PMID:12749816
  • van Geen AF, Zheng Y, Versteeg RJ, Stute M, Horneman AH, Dhar RK, Steckler MS, Gelman AE, Small C, Ahsan H, Graziano JH, Hussain A, Ahmed KM. 2003. Spatial variability of arsenic in 6000 tube wells in a 25 km2 area of Bangladesh. Water Resources Management 39(5):1140-1151.
  • Wasserman GA, Factor-Litvak P, Liu X, Todd AC, Kline JK, Slavkovich VN, Popovac D, Graziano JH. 2003. The relationship between blood lead, bone lead and child intelligence. Child Neuropsychology (Neuropsychology, Development and Cognition: Section C) 9(1):22-34. PMID:12815520

2001

  • Do T, Ahsan H, Parvez F, Milton AH, Graziano JH, Brandt-Rauf PW. 2001. Transforming growth factor-expression, urinary arsenic and arsenic-induced skin lesions in Bangladesh. Biomarkers 6(2):127-132.
  • Do T, Gambelunghe A, Ahsan H, Graziano JH, Perrin M, Slavkovich VN, Parvez F, Milton AH, Brandt-Rauf PW. 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 PMID:23886108
  • Graziano JH, Lolacono NJ, Maddaloni M, Blum CB. 2001. Assessing the oral bioavailability of lead in soil in humans. Environ Health Perspect 60(1):331.

2000

  • Ahsan H, Perrin M, Rahman A, Parvez F, Stute M, Zheng Y, Milton AH, Brandt-Rauf PW, van Geen AF, Graziano JH. 2000. Associations Between Drinking Water and Urinary Arsenic Levels and Skin Lesions in Bangladesh. J Occup Environ Med 42:1195-1201. PMID:11125683

1999

  • Zheng Y, Stute M, van Geen AF, Simpson HJ, Graziano JH, Ahsan H, Brandt-Rauf PW. 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.

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