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Your Environment. Your Health.

Project Publications: University of California-Davis: Nanoscale Materials in the Environment and their Health Effects

Superfund Research Program

Nanoscale Materials in the Environment and their Health Effects

Project Leader: Ian M. Kennedy
Grant Number: P42ES004699
Funding Period: 2010-2015
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  • Charrier JG, McFall AS, Vu KK, Baroi J, Olea C, Hasson A, Anastasio C. 2016. A bias in the "mass-normalized" DTT response - an effect of non-linear concentration-response curves for copper and manganese. Atmos Environ (1994) 144:325-334. doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2016.08.071 PMID:27667959 PMCID:PMC5031483
  • Das GK, Anderson DS, Wallis C, Carratt SA, Kennedy IM, Van Winkle LS. 2016. Novel multi-functional europium-doped gadolinium oxide nanoparticle aerosols facilitate the study of deposition in the developing rat lung. Nanoscale 8(22):11518-11530. doi:10.1039/c6nr00897f PMID:27198643 PMCID:PMC5025943
  • Patchin ES, Anderson DS, Silva RM, Uyeminami DL, Scott GM, Guo T, Van Winkle LS, Pinkerton KE. 2016. Size-dependent deposition, translocation, and microglial activation of inhaled silver nanoparticles in the rodent nose and brain. Environ Health Perspect 124(12):1870-1875. doi:10.1289/EHP234 PMID:27152509 PMCID:PMC5132640
  • Vogel CF, Charrier JG, Wu D, McFall AS, Li W, Abid AD, Kennedy IM, Anastasio C. 2016. Physicochemical properties of iron oxide nanoparticles that contribute to cellular ROS-dependent signaling and acellular production of hydroxyl radical. Free Radic Res 50(11):1153-1164. doi:10.3109/10715762.2016.1152360 PMID:27558512


  • Anderson DS, Patchin ES, Silva RM, Uyeminami DL, Sharmah A, Guo T, Das GK, Brown JM, Shannahan JH, Gordon T, Chen L, Pinkerton KE, Van Winkle LS. 2015. Influence of particle size on persistence and clearance of aerosolized silver nanoparticles in the rat lung. Toxicol Sci 144(2):366-381. doi:10.1093/toxsci/kfv005 PMID:25577195 PMCID:PMC4372666
  • Anderson DS, Silva RM, Lee D, Edwards PC, Sharmah A, Guo T, Pinkerton KE, Van Winkle LS. 2015. Persistence of silver nanoparticles in the rat lung: influence of dose, size, and chemical composition. Nanotoxicology 9(5):591-602. doi:10.3109/17435390.2014.958116 PMID:25231189 PMCID:PMC4364933
  • Davidson R, Anderson DS, Van Winkle LS, Pinkerton KE, Guo T. 2015. Evolution of silver nanoparticles in the rat lung investigated by X-ray absorption spectroscopy. J Phys Chem A 119(2):281-289. doi:10.1021/jp510103m PMID:25517690 PMCID:PMC4298353
  • Pinkerton KE, Harbaugh M, Han MK, Le Saux CJ, Van Winkle LS, Martin WF, Martin WJ, Kosgei RJ, Carter E, Sitkin N, Smiley-Jewell SM, George M. 2015. Women and lung disease sex differences and global health disparities. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 192(1):11-16. doi:10.1164/rccm.201409-1740PP PMID:25945507 PMCID:PMC4511423
  • Van Winkle LS, Bein KJ, Anderson DS, Pinkerton KE, Tablin F, Wilson D, Wexler AS. 2015. Biological dose response to PM25: effect of particle extraction method on platelet and lung responses. Toxicol Sci 143(2):349-359. doi:10.1093/toxsci/kfu230 PMID:25389146 PMCID:PMC4306718



  • Abid AD, Anderson DS, Das GK, Van Winkle LS, Kennedy IM. 2013. Novel lanthanide-labeled metal oxide nanoparticles improve the measurement of in vivo clearance and translocation. Part Fibre Toxicol 10:1. doi:10.1186/1743-8977-10-1 PMID:23305071 PMCID:PMC3560106
  • Chan JK, Charrier JG, Kodani SD, Vogel CF, Kado SY, Anderson DS, Anastasio C, Van Winkle LS. 2013. Combustion-derived flame generated ultrafine soot generates reactive oxygen species and activates Nrf2 antioxidants differently in neonatal and adult rat lungs. Part Fibre Toxicol 10:34. doi:10.1186/1743-8977-10-34 PMID:23902943 PMCID:PMC3735485
  • Chan JK, Kodani SD, Charrier JG, Morin D, Edwards PC, Anderson DS, Anastasio C, Van Winkle LS. 2013. Age-specific effects on rat lung glutathione and antioxidant enzymes after inhaling ultrafine soot. Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol 48:114-124. doi:10.1165/rcmb.2012-0108OC PMID:23065132 PMCID:PMC3547088
  • Chan JK, Vogel CF, Baek J, Kodani SD, Uppal RS, Bein KJ, Anderson DS, Van Winkle LS. 2013. Combustion derived ultrafine particles induce cytochrome P-450 expression in specific lung compartments in the developing neonatal and adult rat. Am J Physiol 304(10):L665-L677. doi:10.1152/ajplung.00370.2012 PMID:23502512 PMCID:PMC3652057
  • Han J, Kim H, Sudheendra L, Gee SJ, Hammock BD, Kennedy IM. 2013. Photonic crystal lab-on-a-chip for detecting staphylococcal entertoxin B at low attomolar concentration. Anal Chem 85(6):3104-3109. doi:10.1021/ac303016h PMID:23418954 PMCID:PMC3608201
  • Kim D, Young TM, Anastasio C. 2013. Phototransformation rate constants of PAHs associated with soot particles. Sci Total Environ 443:896-903. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2012.11.055 PMID:23247292 PMCID:PMC3566770
  • McKenzie ER, Young TM. 2013. Quality control considerations for size exclusion chromatography with online ICP-MS: a powerful tool for evaluating the size dependence of metal-organic matter complexation. Water Sci Technol 67(5):1075-1082. doi:10.2166/wst.2013.659 PMID:23416600 PMCID:PMC3577094





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