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Your Environment. Your Health.

Program Publications: Harvard School of Public Health: Superfund Toxic Substances - Exposure and Disease

Superfund Research Program

Superfund Toxic Substances - Exposure and Disease

Center Director: Karl T. Kelsey
Grant Number: P42ES005947
Funding Period: 1992-2006

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Publications

2020

  • Buxton MA, Perng W, Tellez-Rojo M, Rodriquez-Carmon Y, Cantoral A, Sanchez BN, Rivera-González LO, Gronlund CJ, Chivappra N, Hebert JR, O'Neill MS, Peterson K. 2020. Particulate matter exposure, dietary inflammatory index and preterm birth in Mexico city, Mexico. Environ Res 189:doi:10.1016/j.envres.2020.109852 PMID:32979989 PMCID:PMC7525039
  • Cantoral A, Montoya A, Luna-Villa L, Roldan Valadez E, Hernandez-Avila M, Kershenobich D, Perng W, Peterson K, Rivera J, Tellez-Rojo M, Hu H. 2020. Overweight and obesity status from the prenatal period to adolescence and its association with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in young adults: cohort study. BJOG 127:1200-1209. doi:10.1111/1471-0528.16199 PMID:32145139
  • DeVille N, Khalili R, Levy JI, Korrick SA, Vieira VM. 2020. Prenatal environmental exposures and associations with teen births. J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 14:doi:10.1038/s41370-020-00262-9 PMID:32913222
  • Kponee-Shovein K, Weisskopf MG, Grashow R, Rotem RS, Coull BA, Schnaas L, del Carmen Hernandez-Chavez M, Sanchez BN, Peterson K, Hu H, Tellez-Rojo M. 2020. Estimating the causal effect of prenatal lead exposure on prepulse inhibition deficits in children and adolescents. Neurotoxicology 78:116-126. doi:10.1016/j.neuro.2020.02.013 PMID:32126243
  • Shoaff JR, Nugent JK, Brazelton TB, Korrick SA. 2020. Early infant behavioural correlates of social skills in adolescents. Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 1-10. doi:10.1111/ppe.12723 PMID:32949469
  • Torres-Olascoaga LA, Watkins DJ, Schnaas L, Meeker JD, Solano-Gonzalez M, Osorio-Valencia E, Peterson K, Tellez-Rojo M, Tamayo-Ortiz M. 2020. Early gestational exposure to high-molecular-weight phthalates and its association with 48-month-old children's motor and cognitive scores. Int J Environ Res Public Health 17(21):8150. doi:10.3390/ijerph17218150 PMID:33158190 PMCID:PMC7662459
  • Yepes JF, McCormick-Norris J, Vinson LA, Eckert GJ, Hu H, Wu Y, Jansen EC, Peterson KE, Tellez-Rojo MM, Martinez-Mier EA. 2020. Blood levels of lead and dental caries in permanent teeth. J Public Health Dent doi:10.1111/jphd.12384 PMID:32729942

2019

  • Cantoral A, Luna-Villa L, Mercado-Garcia A, Mantilla-Rodriguez A, Lippert F, Liu Y, Peterson K, Hu H, Tellez-Rojo M, Martinez-Mier E. 2019. Fluoride content in foods and beverages from Mexico City markets and supermarkets. Food Nutr Bull doi:10.1177/0379572119858486 PMID:31342782
  • Ceballos DM, West C, Methner M, Gong W. 2019. Hexavalent Chromium Exposure and Nasal Tissue Effects at a Commercial Aircraft Refinishing Facility. J Occup Environ Med 61:e69-e73. doi:10.1097/jom.0000000000001510 PMID:30507787
  • Green R, Till C, Al-Hakeem H, Cribbie R, Tellez-Rojo M, Osorio-Valencia E, Hu H, Schnaas L. 2019. Assessment of neuropsychological performance in Mexico City youth using the Cambridge Neuropsychological Test Automated Battery (CANTAB). J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 41(3):246-256. doi:10.1080/13803395.2018.1529229 PMID:30336715
  • Kponee-Shovein K, Grashow R, Coull BA, Tellez-Rojo M, Schnaas L, del Carmen Hernandez-Chavez M, Sanchez BN, Peterson K, Hu H, Hernandez-Avila M, Weisskopf MG. 2019. Socio-demographic predictors of prepulse inhibition: A prospective study in children and adolescents from Mexico City. Biol Psychol 145:8-16. doi:10.1016/j.biopsycho.2019.03.003 PMID:30940478
  • Lin PD, Bromage S, Mostofa G, Rahman ML, Allen JG, Oken E, Kile ML, Christiani DC. 2019. Mediating role of arsenic in the relationship between diet and pregnancy outcomes: prospective birth cohort in Bangladesh. Environ Health 18:10. doi:10.1186/s12940-019-0450-1 PMID:30728020
  • Liu Y, Tellez-Rojo M, Sanchez BN, Zhang Z, Afeiche M, Mercado-Garcia A, Hu H, Meeker JD, Peterson K. 2019. Early lead exposure and pubertal development in a Mexico City population. Environ Int 125:445-451. doi:10.1016/j.envint.2019.02.021 PMID:30763831
  • Perng W, Tamayo-Ortiz M, Tang L, Sanchez BN, Cantoral A, Meeker JD, Dolinoy DC, Roberts E, Martinez-Mier E, Lamadrid-Figueroa H, Song PX, Ettinger AS, Wright RO, Arora M, Schnaas L, Watkins DJ, Goodrich JM, Garcia RC, Solano-Gonzalez M, Bautista-Arredondo L, Mercado-Garcia A, Hu H, Hernandez-Avila M, Tellez-Rojo M, Peterson K. 2019. Early life exposure in Mexico to environmental toxicants (ELEMENT) project. BMJ Open 9:doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2019-030427 PMID:31455712 PMCID:PMC6720157
  • Téllez-Rojo MM, Trejo-Valdivia B, Roberts E, Munoz-Rocha TV, Bautista-Arredondo L, Peterson K, Cantoral A. 2019. Influence of post-partum BMI change on childhood obesity and energy intake. PLoS One doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0224830 PMID:31830761 PMCID:PMC6908440
  • Xu J, Hu H, Wright RJ, Schnaas L, Bellinger DC, Park S, Wright RO, Tellez-Rojo M. 2019. Prenatal lead exposure modifies the association of maternal self-esteem with child adaptive ability. Int J Hyg Environ Health 222(1):68-75. doi:10.1016/j.ijheh.2018.08.005 PMID:30146178

2018

  • Jansen EC, Zhou L, Song PX, Sanchez BN, Mercado-Garcia A, Hu H, Solano M, Peterson K, Tellez-Rojo M. 2018. Prenatal lead exposure in relation to age at menarche: results from a longitudinal study in Mexico City. J Dev Orig Health Dis 9:467-472. doi:10.1017/s2040174418000223 PMID:29706142 PMCID:PMC6070415

2017

  • Bashash M, Thomas DB, Hu H, Martinez-Mier EA, Sanchez BN, Basu N, Peterson KE, Ettinger AS, Wright RO, Zhang Z, Liu Y, Schnaas L, Mercado-Garcia A, Tellez-Rojo M, Hernandez-Avila M. 2017. Prenatal fluoride exposure and cognitive outcomes in children at 4 and 6-12 years of age in Mexico. Environ Health Perspect 125:12. doi:10.1289/ehp655 PMID:28937959
  • Lin PD, Bromage S, Mostofa G, Allen JG, Oken E, Kile ML, Christiani DC. 2017. Associations between diet and toenail arsenic concentration among pregnant women in Bangladesh: a prospective study. Nutrients 9(4):420. doi:10.3390/nu9040420 PMID:28441747 PMCID:PMC5409759

2016

  • Cantoral A, Tellez-Rojo MM, Ettinger AS, Hu H, Hernandez-Avila M, Peterson KE. 2016. Early introduction and cumulative consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages during the pre-school period and risk of obesity at 8-14 years of age. Pediatr Obes 11(1):68-74. doi:10.1111/ijpo.12023 PMID:25891908
  • Dong Z, Lewis CG, Burgess RM, Coull BA, Shine JP. 2016. Statistical evaluation of biogeochemical variables affecting spatiotemporal distributions of multiple free metal ion concentrations in an urban estuary. Chemosphere 150:202-210. doi:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2016.02.020 PMID:26901477
  • Kile ML, Faraj JM, Ronnenberg AG, Quamruzzaman Q, Rahman M, Mostofa G, Afroz S, Christiani DC. 2016. A cross sectional study of anemia and iron deficiency as risk factors for arsenic-induced skin lesions in Bangladeshi women. BMC Public Health 16:158. doi:10.1186/s12889-016-2824-4 PMID:26880234 PMCID:PMC4754934
  • Thomas DB, Basu N, Martinez-Mier EA, Sanchez BN, Zhang Z, Liu Y, Parajuli RP, Peterson K, Mercado-Garcia A, Bashash M, Hernandez-Avila M, Hu H, Téllez-Rojo MM. 2016. Urinary and plasma fluoride levels in pregnant women from Mexico City. Environ Res 150:489-495. doi:10.1016/j.envres.2016.06.046 PMID:27423051
  • Zota AR, Riederer AM, Ettinger AS, Schaider LA, Shine JP, Amarasiriwardena CJ, Wright RO, Spengler JD. 2016. Associations between metals in residential environmental media and exposure biomarkers over time in infants living near a mining-impacted site. J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 26(5):510-519. doi:10.1038/jes.2015.76 PMID:26648247

2015

  • Andrew AS, Gui J, Hu T, Wyszynski A, Marsit CJ, Kelsey KT, Schned AR, Tanyos SA, Pendleton EM, Ekstrom RM, Li Z, Zens MS, Borsuk M, Moore JH, Karagas MR. 2015. Genetic polymorphisms modify bladder cancer recurrence and survival in a USA population-based prognostic study. BJU Int 115(2):238-247. doi:10.1111/bju.12641 PMID:24666523 PMCID:PMC4533837
  • Andrew AS, Marsit CJ, Schned AR, Seigne JD, Kelsey KT, Moore JH, Perreard L, Karagas MR, Sempere LF. 2015. Expression of tumor suppressive microRNA-34a is associated with a reduced risk of bladder cancer recurrence. Int J Cancer 137(5):1158-1166. doi:10.1002/ijc.29413 PMID:25556547 PMCID:PMC4485975
  • Dong Z, Lewis CG, Burgess RM, Shine JP. 2015. The Gellyfish: an in situ equilibrium-based sampler for determining multiple free metal ion concentrations in marine ecosystems. Environ Toxicol Chem 34(5):983-992. doi:10.1002/etc.2893 PMID:25598362 PMCID:PMC4731866
  • Ji JS, Power MC, Sparrow D, Spiro, III A, Hu H, Louis ED, Weisskopf MG. 2015. Lead exposure and tremor among older men: the VA normative aging study. Environ Health Perspect 123(5):445-450. doi:10.1289/ehp.1408535 PMID:25633720 PMCID:PMC4421770
  • Verner M, Hart JE, Sagiv SK, Bellinger DC, Altshul LM, Korrick SA. 2015. Measured prenatal and estimated postnatal levels of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) and ADHD-related behaviors in 8-year-old children. Environ Health Perspect 123(9):888-894. doi:10.1289/ehp.1408084 PMID:25769180 PMCID:PMC4559949

2014

  • Arora M, Austin C, Sarrafpour B, Hernandez-Avila M, Hu H, Wright RO, Tellez-Rojo MM. 2014. Determining prenatal, early childhood and cumulative long-term lead exposure using micro-spatial deciduous dentine levels. PLoS One 9(5):e97805. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0097805 PMID:24841926 PMCID:PMC4026445
  • Basu N, Tutino R, Zhang Z, Cantonwine DE, Goodrich JM, Somers EC, Rodriguez L, Schnaas L, Solano-Gonzalez M, Mercado-Garcia A, Peterson KE, Sanchez BN, Hernandez-Avila M, Hu H, Tellez-Rojo MM. 2014. Mercury levels in pregnant women, children, and seafood from Mexico City. Environ Res 135:63-69. doi:10.1016/j.envres.2014.08.029 PMID:25262076 PMCID:PMC4262596
  • Ettinger AS, Lamadrid-Figueroa H, Mercado-Garcia A, Kordas K, Wood RJ, Peterson KE, Hu H, Hernandez-Avila M, Tellez-Rojo MM. 2014. Effect of calcium supplementation on bone resorption in pregnancy and the early postpartum: a randomized controlled trial in Mexican women. Nutr J 13(1):116. doi:10.1186/1475-2891-13-116 PMID:25511814 PMCID:PMC4289552
  • Ettinger AS, Roy A, Amarasiriwardena CJ, Smith D, Lupoli N, Mercado-Garcia A, Lamadrid-Figueroa H, Tellez-Rojo MM, Hu H, Hernandez-Avila M. 2014. Maternal blood, plasma, and breast milk lead: lactational transfer and contribution to infant exposure. Environ Health Perspect 122:87-92. doi:10.1289/ehp.1307187 PMID:24184948 PMCID:PMC3888576
  • Orenstein ST, Thurston SW, Bellinger DC, Schwartz J, Amarasiriwardena CJ, Altshul LM, Korrick SA. 2014. Prenatal organochlorine and methylmercury exposure and memory and learning in school-age children in communities near the New Bedford Harbor Superfund Site, Massachusetts. Environ Health Perspect 122:1253-1259. doi:10.1289/ehp.1307804 PMID:25062363 PMCID:PMC4216164
  • Seow W, Kile ML, Baccarelli A, Pan W, Byun H, Mostofa G, Quamruzzaman Q, Rahman M, Lin X, Christiani DC. 2014. Epigenome-wide DNA methylation changes with development of arsenic-induced skin lesions in Bangladesh: a case-control follow-up study. Environ Mol Mutagen 55(6):449-456. doi:10.1002/em.21860 PMID:24677489 PMCID:PMC4082746

2013

  • Amarasiriwardena CJ, Jayawardene I, Lupoli N, Barnes RM, Hernandez-Avila M, Hu H, Ettinger AS. 2013. Comparison of digestion procedures and methods for quantification of trace lead in breast milk by isotope dilution inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry. Analytical Methods 5:1676-1681. doi:10.1039/c3ay26321e PMID:24808927 PMCID:PMC4010228
  • Eum K, Wang FT, Schwartz J, Hersh CP, Kelsey KT, Wright RO, Spiro, III A, Sparrow D, Hu H, Weisskopf MG. 2013. Modifying roles of glutathione S-transferase polymorphisms on the association between cumulative lead exposure and cognitive function. Neurotoxicology 39C:65-71. doi:10.1016/j.neuro.2013.08.002 PMID:23958642 PMCID:PMC3844089
  • Grashow R, Spiro, III A, Taylor KM, Newton K, Shrairman R, Landau A, Sparrow D, Hu H, Weisskopf MG. 2013. Cumulative lead exposure in community-dwelling adults and fine motor function: Comparing standard and novel tasks in the VA Normative Aging Study. Neurotoxicology 35:154-161. doi:10.1016/j.neuro.2013.01.005 PMID:23370289 PMCID:PMC3602137
  • Power MC, Weisskopf MG, Alexeeff SE, Wright RO, Coull BA, Spiro, III A, Schwartz J. 2013. Modification by hemochromatosis gene polymorphisms of the association between traffic-related air pollution and cognition in older men: a cohort study. Environ Health 12:16. doi:10.1186/1476-069x-12-16 PMID:23413885 PMCID:PMC3599892

2012

  • Block ML, Elder A, Auten RL, Bilbo SD, Chen H, Chen J, Cory-Slechta DA, Costa D, Diaz-Sanchez D, Dorman DC, Gold DR, Gray K, Jeng HA, Kaufman JD, Kleinman MT, Kirshner A, Lawler C, Miller DS, Nadadur SS, Ritz B, Semmens EO, Tonelli LH, Veronesi B, Wright RO, Wright RJ. 2012. The outdoor air pollution and brain health workshop. Neurotoxicology 33:972-84. doi:10.1016/j.neuro.2012.08.014 PMID:22981845 PMCID:PMC3726250
  • Kile ML, Baccarelli A, Hoffman E, Tarantini L, Quamruzzaman Q, Rahman M, Mahiuddin G, Mostofa G, Hsueh Y, Wright RO, Christiani DC. 2012. Prenatal arsenic exposure and DNA methylation in maternal and umbilical cord blood leukocytes. Environ Health Perspect 120:1061-6. doi:10.1289/ehp.1104173 PMID:22466225 PMCID:PMC3404653
  • Lee S, Emond MJ, Bamshad MJ, Barnes KC, Rieder MJ, Nickerson DA, Christiani DC, Wurfel MM, Lin X. 2012. Optimal unified approach for rare-variant association testing with application to small-sample case-control whole-exome sequencing studies. Am J Hum Genet 91(2):224-237. doi:10.1016/j.ajhg.2012.06.007 PMID:22863193 PMCID:PMC3415556
  • Liu C, Maity A, Wright RO, Christiani DC, Lin X. 2012. Design and analysis issues in gene and environment studies. Environ Health 11:93. doi:10.1186/1476-069X-11-93 PMID:23253229 PMCID:PMC3551668
  • Rodrigues EG, Kile ML, Hoffman E, Quamruzzaman Q, Rahman M, Mahiuddin G, Hsueh Y, Christiani DC. 2012. GSTO and AS3MT genetic polymorphisms and differences in urinary arsenic concentrations among residents in Bangladesh. Biomarkers 17(3):240-247. doi:10.3109/1354750X.2012.658863 PMID:22339537 PMCID:PMC3340466
  • Sagiv SK, Thurston SW, Bellinger DC, Altshul LM, Korrick SA. 2012. Neuropsychological measures of attention and impulse control among 8-year old children exposed prenatally to organochlorines. Environ Health Perspect 120:904-909. doi:10.1289/ehp.1104372 PMID:22357172 PMCID:PMC3385436
  • Stansfield KH, Pilsner JR, Lu Q, Wright RO, Guilarte TR. 2012. Dysregulation of BDNF-TrkB signaling in developing hippocampal neurons by Pb(2+): Implications for an environmental basis of neurodevelopmental disorders. Toxicol Sci 127:277-295. doi:10.1093/toxsci/kfs090 PMID:22345308 PMCID:PMC3327871
  • Zhang A, Hu H, Sanchez BN, Ettinger AS, Park S, Cantonwine DE, Schnaas L, Wright RO, Lamadrid-Figueroa H, Tellez-Rojo MM. 2012. Associations between prenatal lead exposure and blood pressure in children. Environ Health Perspect 120:445-50. doi:10.1289/ehp.1103736 PMID:21947582 PMCID:PMC3295346

2011

  • Afeiche M, Peterson KE, Sanchez BN, Cantonwine DE, Lamadrid-Figueroa H, Schnaas L, Ettinger AS, Hernandez-Avila M, Hu H, Tellez-Rojo MM. 2011. Prenatal lead exposure and weight of 0-to 5-year-old children in Mexico City. Environ Health Perspect 119:1436-1441. doi:10.1289/ehp.1003184 PMID:21715242 PMCID:PMC3230436
  • Eum K, Nie LH, Schwartz J, Vokonas PS, Sparrow D, Hu H, Weisskopf MG. 2011. Prospective cohort study of lead exposure and electrocardiographic conduction disturbances in the Department of Veterans Affairs Normative Aging Study. Environ Health Perspect 119:940-944. doi:10.1289/ehp.1003279 PMID:21414889 PMCID:PMC3223010
  • Palaniappan K, Roy A, Balakrishnan K, Gopalakrishnan L, Mukherjee B, Hu H, Bellinger DC. 2011. Lead exposure and visual-motor abilities in children from Chennai, India. Neurotoxicology 32:465-470. doi:10.1016/j.neuro.2011.03.011 PMID:21510976 PMCID:PMC3115626

2010

  • Cantonwine DE, Hu H, Tellez-Rojo MM, Sanchez BN, Lamadrid-Figueroa H, Ettinger AS, Mercado-Garcia A, Hernandez-Avila M, Wright RO. 2010. HFE gene variants modify the association between maternal lead burden and infant birthweight: A prospective birth cohort study in Mexico City, Mexico. Environ Health 9:43. doi:10.1186/1476-069x-9-43 PMID:20659343 PMCID:PMC2916893
  • Cantonwine DE, Meeker JD, Hu H, Sanchez BN, Lamadrid-Figueroa H, Mercado-Garcia A, Fortenberry GZ, Calafat AM, Tellez-Rojo MM. 2010. Bisphenol A exposure in Mexico City and risk of prematurity: A pilot nested case control study. Environ Health 9:62. doi:10.1186/1476-069x-9-62 PMID:20955576 PMCID:PMC2965706
  • Park S, Elmarsafawy S, Mukherjee B, Spiro, III A, Vokonas PS, Nie H, Weisskopf MG, Schwartz J, Hu H. 2010. Cumulative lead exposure and age-related hearing loss: The VA Normative Aging Study. Hear Res 269(1-2):48-55. doi:10.1016/j.heares.2010.07.004 PMID:20638461 PMCID:PMC2934752
  • Sagiv SK, Thurston SW, Bellinger DC, Tolbert PE, Altshul LM, Korrick SA. 2010. Prenatal organochlorine exposure and behaviors associated with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in school-aged children. Am J Epidemiol 171(5):593-601. doi:10.1093/aje/kwp427 PMID:20106937 PMCID:PMC2842227

2009

  • Ettinger AS, Lamadrid-Figueroa H, Tellez-Rojo MM, Mercado-Garcia A, Peterson KE, Schwartz J, Hu H, Hernandez-Avila M. 2009. Effect of calcium supplementation on blood lead levels in pregnancy: a randomized placebo-controlled trial. Environ Health Perspect 117(1):26-31. doi:10.1289/ehp.11868 PMID:19165383 PMCID:PMC2627861
  • Ettinger AS, Schwartz J, Hu H, Wright RO, Zota AR, Bouchard MF, Amarasiriwardena CJ. 2009. Maternal blood manganese levels and infant birth weight. Epidemiology 20(3):367-373. doi:10.1097/EDE.0b013e31819b93c0 PMID:19289966 PMCID:PMC3113478
  • Ettinger AS, Zota AR, Amarasiriwardena CJ, Hopkins MR, Schwartz J, Hu H, Wright RO. 2009. Maternal arsenic exposure and impaired glucose tolerance during pregnancy. Environ Health Perspect 117(7):1059-1064. doi:10.1289/ehp0800533 PMID:19654913 PMCID:PMC2717130
  • Park SK, Hu H, Wright RO, Schwartz J, Cheng Y, Sparrow D, Vokonas PS, Weisskopf MG. 2009. Iron metabolism genes, low-level lead exposure, and QT interval. Environ Health Perspect 117(1):80-85. doi:10.1289/ehp.11559 PMID:19165391 PMCID:PMC2627870
  • Park SK, Tucker KL, O'Neill MS, Sparrow D, Vokonas PS, Hu H, Schwartz J. 2009. Fruit, vegetable, and fish consumption and heart rate variability: the Veterans Administration Normative Aging Study. Am J Clin Nutr 89(3):778-786. doi:10.3945/ajcn.2008.26849 PMID:19158214 PMCID:PMC2714396
  • Roy A, Hu H, Bellinger DC, Palaniapan K, Wright RO, Schwartz J, Balakrishnan K. 2009. Predictors of blood lead in children in Chennai, India (2005-2006). Int J Occup Environ Health 15(4):351-9. PMID:19886345
  • Weisskopf MG, Jain N, Nie H, Sparrow D, Vokonas PS, Schwartz J, Hu H. 2009. A prospective study of bone lead concentration and death from all causes, cardiovascular diseases, and cancer in the Department of Veterans Affairs Normative Aging Study. Circulation 120(12):1056-1064. doi:10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.108.827121 PMID:19738141 PMCID:PMC2760410

2008

  • Andrew AS, Karagas MR, Nelson HH, Guarrera S, Polidoro S, Gamberini S, Sacerdote C, Moore JH, Kelsey KT, Demidenko E, Vineis P, Matullo G. 2008. DNA repair polymorphisms modify bladder cancer risk: a multi-factor analytic strategy. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 65(2):105-118. doi:10.1159/000108942 PMID:17898541 PMCID:PMC2857629
  • Ettinger AS, Hernandez-Avila M, Schwartz J, Tellez-Rojo MM, Lamadrid-Figueroa H, Bellinger DC, Hu H, Wright RO, Hopkins MR. 2008. Variants in iron metabolism genes predict higher blood lead levels in young children. Environ Health Perspect 116(9):1261-1266. doi:10.1289/ehp.11233 PMID:18795173 PMCID:PMC2535632
  • Lampe BJ, Park S, Robins T, Mukherjee B, Litonjua A, Amarasiriwardena CJ, Weisskopf MG, Sparrow D, Hu H. 2008. Association between 24-hour urinary cadmium and pulmonary function among community-exposed men: the VA Normative Aging Study. Environ Health Perspect 116(9):1226-1230. doi:10.1289/ehp.11265 PMID:18795167 PMCID:PMC2535626
  • Park S, O'Neill MS, Vokonas PS, Sparrow D, Spiro, III A, Tucker KL, Suh H, Hu H, Schwartz J. 2008. Traffic-related particles are associated with elevated homocysteine: the VA normative aging study. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 178(3):283-289. doi:10.1164/rccm.200708-1286OC PMID:18467508 PMCID:PMC2542426
  • Park S, O'Neill MS, Vokonas PS, Sparrow D, Wright RO, Coull BA, Nie H, Hu H, Schwartz J. 2008. Air pollution and heart rate variability: effect modification by chronic lead exposure. Epidemiology 19(1):111-120. doi:10.1097/EDE.0b013e31815c408a PMID:18091001 PMCID:PMC2671065
  • Rajan P, Kelsey KT, Schwartz J, Bellinger DC, Weuve J, Spiro, III A, Sparrow D, Smith TJ, Nie H, Weisskopf MG, Hu H, Wright RO. 2008. Interaction of the delta-aminolevulinic acid dehydratase polymorphism and lead burden on cognitive function: the VA normative aging study. J Occup Environ Med 50(9):1053-1061. doi:10.1097/JOM.0b013e3181792463 PMID:18784554 PMCID:PMC3664949
  • Sagiv SK, Nugent JK, Brazelton TB, Choi AL, Tolbert PE, Altshul LM, Korrick SA. 2008. Prenatal organochlorine exposure and measures of behavior in infancy using the Neonatal Behavioral Assessment Scale (NBAS). Environ Health Perspect 116(5):666-673. doi:10.1289/ehp.10553 PMID:18470320 PMCID:PMC2367684
  • Skibola CF, Nieters A, Bracci PM, Curry JD, Agana L, Skibola DR, Hubbard AE, Becker N, Smith MT, Holly EA. 2008. A functional TNFRSF5 gene variant is associated with risk of lymphoma. Blood 111(8):4348-4354. doi:10.1182/blood-2007-09-112144 PMID:18287517 PMCID:PMC2288730
  • Surkan PJ, Schnaas L, Wright RJ, Tellez-Rojo MM, Lamadrid-Figueroa H, Hu H, Hernandez-Avila M, Bellinger DC, Schwartz J, Perroni E, Wright RO. 2008. Maternal self-esteem, exposure to lead, and child neurodevelopment. Neurotoxicology 29(2):278-285. doi:10.1016/j.neuro.2007.11.006 PMID:18261800 PMCID:PMC2495770

2007

  • Breton CV, Kile ML, Catalano PJ, Hoffman E, Quamruzzaman Q, Rahman M, Mahiuddin G, Christiani DC. 2007. GSTM1 and APE1 genotypes affect arsenic-induced oxidative stress: a repeated measures study. Environ Health 6:39. doi:10.1186/1476-069X-6-39 PMID:18053222 PMCID:PMC2222228
  • Cullen AC, Altshul LM, Vorhees DJ. 2007. Effect of sediment remediation on polychlorinated biphenyl concentrations in tomatoes grown near New Bedford Harbor. Integr Environ Assess Manag 3(4):484-90. PMID:18046797
  • Ettinger AS, Hu H, Hernandez-Avila M. 2007. Dietary calcium supplementation to lower blood lead levels in pregnancy and lactation. J Nutr Biochem 18(3):172-8. PMID:17296490
  • Hsiung DT, Marsit CJ, Houseman EA, Eddy K, Furniss CS, McClean MD, Kelsey KT. 2007. Global DNA methylation level in whole blood as a biomarker in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16(1):108-14. PMID:17220338
  • Hu H, Shine JP, Wright RO. 2007. The challenge posed to children's health by mixtures of toxic waste: the Tar Creek superfund site as a case-study. Pediatric Clinics of North America 54(1):155-75. PMID:17306689
  • Kile ML, Houseman EA, Breton CV, Quamruzzaman Q, Rahman M, Mahiuddin G, Christiani DC. 2007. Association between total ingested arsenic and toenail arsenic concentrations. J Environ Sci Health A Tox Hazard Subst Environ Eng 42(12):1827-34. PMID:17952783
  • Kile ML, Houseman EA, Breton CV, Smith TJ, Quamruzzaman Q, Rahman M, Mahiuddin G, Christiani DC. 2007. Dietary arsenic exposure in bangladesh. Environ Health Perspect 115(6):889-893. doi:10.1289/ehp.9462 PMID:17589596 PMCID:PMC1892146
  • McCarty KM, Chen Y, Quamruzzaman Q, Rahman M, Mahiuddin G, Hsueh Y, Su L, Smith TJ, Ryan L, Christiani DC. 2007. Arsenic methylation, GSTT1, GSTM1, GSTP1 polymorphisms, and skin lesions. Environ Health Perspect 115(3):341-5. PMID:17431481
  • McCarty KM, Ryan LM, Houseman EA, Williams PL, Miller DP, Quamruzzaman Q, Rahman M, Mahiuddin G, Smith TJ, Gonzalez E, Su L, Christiani DC. 2007. A case-control study of GST polymorphisms and arsenic related skin lesions. Environ Health 6:5. doi:10.1186/1476-069X-6-5 PMID:17284320 PMCID:PMC1805433
  • Perlstein T, Weuve J, Schwartz J, Sparrow D, Wright RO, Litonjua A, Nie H, Hu H. 2007. Cumulative community-level lead exposure and pulse pressure: the normative aging study. Environ Health Perspect 115(12):1696-1700. doi:10.1289/ehp.10350 PMID:18087585 PMCID:PMC2137129
  • Schwartz BS, Hu H. 2007. Adult lead exposure: time for change. Environ Health Perspect 115(3):451-4. PMID:17431498
  • Schwartz J, Wright RO, Hu H. 2007. Lead levels and ischemic heart disease in a prospective study of middle-aged and elderly men: the VA normative aging study. Environ Health Perspect 115(6):871-5. PMID:17589593
  • Shih RA, Hu H, Weisskopf MG, Schwartz BS. 2007. Cumulative lead dose and cognitive function in adults: a review of studies that measured both blood lead and bone lead. Environ Health Perspect 115(3):483-92. PMID:17431502
  • Shih RA, Rothenberg SJ, Schwartz BS. 2007. The epidemiology of lead toxicity in adults: measuring dose and consideration of other methodologic issues. Environ Health Perspect 115(3):455-62. PMID:17431499
  • Weisskopf MG, Proctor SP, Wright RO, Schwartz J, Spiro, III A, Sparrow D, Nie H, Hu H. 2007. Cumulative lead exposure and cognitive performance among elderly men. Epidemiology 18(1):59-66. PMID:17130688

2006

  • Choi AL, Levy JI, Dockery DW, Ryan LM, Tolbert PE, Altshul LM, Korrick SA. 2006. Does living near a Superfund site contribute to higher polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) exposure?. Environ Health Perspect 114(7):1092-1098. PMID:1683506 PMCID:PMC1513320
  • Hu H, Tellez-Rojo MM, Bellinger DC, Smith DR, Ettinger AS, Lamadrid-Figueroa H, Schwartz J, Schnaas L, Mercado-Garcia A, Hernandez-Avila M. 2006. Fetal lead exposure at each stage of pregnancy as a predictor of infant mental development. Environ Health Perspect 114(11):1730-1735. PMID:17107860 PMCID:PMC1665421
  • Lamadrid-Figueroa H, Tellez-Rojo MM, Hernandez-Cadena L, Mercado-Garcia A, Smith D, Solano-Gonzalez M, Hernandez-Avila M, Hu H. 2006. Biological markers of fetal lead exposure at each stage of pregnancy. J Toxicol Environ Health A 69(19):1781-1796. doi:10.1080/15287390600630195 PMID:16905508
  • Marsit CJ, Eddy K, Kelsey KT. 2006. MicroRNA responses to cellular stress. Cancer Res 66(22):10843-10848. PMID:17108120
  • Park SK, Schwartz J, Weisskopf MG, Vokonas PS, Wright RO, Coull BA, Nie H, Hu H. 2006. Low-level lead exposure, metabolic syndrome, and heart rate variability: the VA Normative Aging Study. Environ Health Perspect 114(11):1718-24. PMID:17107858
  • Weuve J, Kelsey KT, Schwartz J, Bellinger DC, Wright RO, Rajan P, Spiro, III A, Sparrow D, Aro A, Hu H. 2006. Delta-aminolevulinic acid dehydratase polymorphism and the relation between low level lead exposure and the Mini-Mental Status Examination in older men: the Normative Aging Study. Occup Environ Med 63(11):746-753. PMID:16757504

2005

  • Farias P, Echavarria M, Hernandez-Avila M, Villanueva C, Amarasiriwardena CJ, Hernandez L, Aro A, Hu H. 2005. Bone, blood and semen lead in men with environmental and moderate occupational exposure. Salud Publica Mexicana 15(1):21-31. PMID:16028333
  • Ford T, Jay J, Patel A, Kile ML, Prommasith P, Galloway TS, Sanger RC, Smith KL, Depledge MH. 2005. Use of ecotoxicological tools to evaluate the health of New Bedford Harbor sediments: A microbial biomarker approach. Environ Health Perspect 113(2):186191. PMID:15687056
  • Houseman EA. 2005. A robust regression model for a first-order autoregressive time series with unequal spacing: application to water monitoring. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series C (Applied Statistics) 54(4):769-780.
  • Liu Y, Woodin MA, Hauser R, Williams PL, Herrick RF, Christiani DC, Smith TJ. 2005. Estimation of personal exposures to particulate matter and metals in boiler overhaul work. J Occup Environ Med 47(1):68-78. PMID:15643161
  • Riederer AM, Shine JP, Danan LM, Ford T. 2005. Concentrations of lead and mercury in multimedia samples from homes near the former Clark Air Base, Philippines. Sci Total Environ 341(1-3):53-69. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2004.09.029 PMID:15833241
  • Thurston SW, Hauser R, Hu H, Williams PL, Spiegelman D. 2005. A comparison of regression calibration approaches for designs with internal validation data. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference 131(1):175-190.

2004

  • Amato CS, Wang RY, Wright RO, Linakis JL. 2004. Evaluation of promotility agents to limit the gut bioavailability of extended-release acetaminophen. Am J Epidemiol 42(1):73-77. PMID:15083940
  • Danaee H, Nelson HH, Liber HL, Little JB, Kelsey KT. 2004. Low dose exposure to sodium arsenite synergistically interacts with UV radiation to induce mutations and alter DNA repair in human cells. Mutagenesis 19(2):143-148. PMID:14981161
  • Egorov A, Frost F, Muller T, Naumova E, Tereschenko A, Ford T. 2004. Serological evidence of Cryptosporidium infections in a Russian city and evaluation of risk factors for infections. Ann Epidemiol 14(2):129-136. PMID:15018886
  • Ettinger AS, Tellez-Rojo MM, Amarasiriwardena CJ, Bellinger DC, Peterson KE, Schwartz J, Hu H, Hernandez-Avila M. 2004. Effect of breast milk lead on infant blood lead levels at 1 month of age. Environ Health Perspect 112(14):1381-1385. PMID:15471729
  • Ettinger AS, Tellez-Rojo MM, Amarasiriwardena CJ, Gonzalez-Cossio T, Peterson KE, Aro A, Hu H, Hernandez-Avila M. 2004. Levels of lead in breast milk and their relation to maternal blood and bone lead levels at one month postpartum. Environ Health Perspect 112(8):926-931. PMID:15175184
  • Hauser R, Williams PL, Altshul LM, Korrick SA, Peeples L, Patterson DG, Turner WE, Lee MM, Revich B, Zeilert V, Sergeyev O. 2004. Characterization and predictors of serum dioxin levels among adolescent boys in Chapaevsk, Russia. Organohalogen Compounds 66:3245-3251.
  • Houseman EA, Ryan LM, Coull BA. 2004. Cholesky residuals for assessing normal errors in a linear model with correlated outcomes. J Am Stat Assoc 99(466):383-394.
  • Juarez-Perez CA, Aguilar-Madrid G, Smith DR, Lacasana-Navarro M, Tellez-Rojo MM, Piacitelli GM, Hu H, Hernandez-Avila M. 2004. Predictors of plasma lead among lithographic print shop workers in Mexico City. Am J Ind Med 46(3):245-252. PMID:15307123
  • Kelsey KT, Hirao T, Schned AR, Hirao S, Devi-Ashok T, Nelson HH, Andrew AS, Karagas MR. 2004. A population-based study of immunohistochemical detection of p53 alteration in bladder cancer. Br J Cancer 90(8):1572-1576. PMID:15083187
  • Kelsey KT, Park S, Nelson HH, Karagas MR. 2004. A population-based case-control study of the XRCC1 Arg399Gln polymorphism and susceptibility to bladder cancer. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13(8):1337-1341. PMID:15298955
  • McCarty KM, Senn DB, Kile ML, Quamruzzaman Q, Rahman M, Mahiuddin G, Christiani DC. 2004. Antimony: An unlikely confounder in the relationship between well water arsenic and health outcomes in Bangladesh. Environ Health Perspect 112(8):809-811. PMID:15175164
  • Ngo LH, Wand MP. 2004. Smoothing with Mixed Model Software. Journal of Statistical Software 9:1-56.
  • Quintana PJ, Delfino RJ, Korrick SA, Ziogas A, Kutz FW, Jones EL, Laden F, Garshick E. 2004. Adipose tissue levels of organochlorine pesticides and polychlorinated biphenyls and risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. Environ Health Perspect 112(8):854-861. PMID:15175172
  • Ryan LM, Huang W, Thurston SW, Kelsey KT, Wiencke JK, Christiani DC. 2004. On the use of biomarkers for environmental health research. Stat Methods Med Res 13(3):207-225. PMID:15198487
  • Senn DB, Griscom S, Lewis C, Galvin J, Chang M, Shine JP. 2004. Equilibrium-based sampler for determining Cu2+ concentrations in aquatic ecosystems. Environ Sci Technol 38(12):3381-3386. PMID:15260338
  • Tellez-Rojo MM, Hernandez-Avila M, Smith DR, Lamadrid-Figueroa H, Hernandez-Cadena L, Mercado-Garcia A, Aro A, Schwartz J, Hu H. 2004. Impact of bone lead and bone resorption on plasma and whole blood lead levels during pregnancy. Am J Epidemiol 160(7):668-678. doi:10.1093/aje/kwh271 PMID:15383411
  • Vinturella AE, Burgess RM, Coull BA, Thompson KM, Shine JP. 2004. Importance of black carbon in distribution and bioaccumulation models of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in contaminated marine sediments. Environ Toxicol Chem 23(11):2578-2586. doi:10.1897/03-358 PMID:15559271
  • Vinturella AE, Burgess RM, Coull BA, Thompson KM, Shine JP. 2004. Use of passive samplers to mimic uptake of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons by benthic polychaetes. Environ Sci Technol 38(4):1154-1160. doi:10.1021/es034706f PMID:14998031
  • Weisskopf MG, Hu H, Mulkern RV, Wright RO, Aro A, Oliveira S, White RF. 2004. Cognitive deficits and magnetic resonance spectroscopy in adult monozygotic twins with lead poisoning. Environ Health Perspect 112(5):620-625. PMID:15064171
  • Weisskopf MG, Wright RO, Schwartz J, Spiro, III A, Sparrow D, Aro A, Hu H. 2004. Cumulative lead exposure and change in cognition among elderly men: the VA Normative Aging Study. Am J Epidemiol 15(4):S147-S147.
  • Wright RJ, Finn P, Contreras JP, Cohen S, Wright RO, Staudenmayer J, Wand M, Perkins D, Weiss ST, Gold DR. 2004. Chronic caregiver stress and IgE expression, allergen-induced proliferation, and cytokine profiles in a birth cohort predisposed to atopy. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology 113(6):1051-1057. PMID:15208584
  • Wright RO, Silverman EK, Schwartz J, Tsaih ST, Senter J, Sparrow D, Weiss ST, Aro A, Hu H. 2004. Association between hemochromatosis genotype and lead exposure among elderly men: the normative aging study. Environ Health Perspect 112(6):746-750. PMID:15121519

2003

  • Chen Y, Guo YL, Su HJ, Hsueh Y, Smith TJ, Ryan LM, Lee M, Chao S, Lee YY, Christiani DC. 2003. Arsenic methylation and skin cancer risk in southwestern Taiwan. J Occup Environ Med 45(3):241-248. PMID:12661181
  • Chen Y, Xu L, Guo YL, Su HJ, Hsueh Y, Smith TJ, Ryan LM, Lee M, Chao S, Lee J, Christiani DC. 2003. Genetic polymorphisms in p53 codon 72 and skin cancer in southwestern Taiwan. J Environ Sci Health A Tox Hazard Subst Environ Eng 38(1):201-211. doi:10.1081/ESE-120016889 PMID:12635827
  • Egorov A, Naumova E, Tereschenko A, Kislitsin V, Ford T. 2003. Daily variations in effluent water turbidity and diarrheal illness in a Russian city. Int J Environ Health Res 13(1):81-94. PMID:12745350
  • Egorov A, Tereschenko A, Altshul LM, Vartiainen T, Samsonov D, LaBrecque B, Maki-Paakkanen J, Drizd N, Ford T. 2003. Exposures to drinking water chlorination by-products in a Russian city. Int J Hyg Environ Health 206(6):539-551. PMID:14626901
  • Ford T, Jay J, Patel A, Promasith P, Galloway TS, Sanger KL, Smith KL, Depledge MH, Kile ML. 2003. Microbial Biomarkers of Contaminant Stress: Their Future as Monitoring Tools. In: Proceedings of the NIEHS (National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences) Asilomar Conference on Bioremediation & Biodegradation: Current Advances in Reducing Toxicity, Exposure and Environmental Consequences. Pacific Grove, CA.
  • Guerra-Tamayo JL, Hernandez-Cadena L, Tellez-Rojo MM, Mercado-Garcia A, Solano-Gonzalez M, Hernandez-Avila M, Hu H. 2003. Time to pregnancy and lead exposure. Salud Publica Mexicana 45:S189-S195Suppl.2. PMID:14750500
  • Hamlett A, Ryan LM, Serrano TP, Wolfinger R. 2003. Mixed models for assessing correlation in the presence of replication. J Air Waste Manag Assoc 53:442-450. PMID:12708508
  • Hernandez-Avila M, Gonzalez-Cossio T, Hernandez-Avila JE, Romieu I, Peterson KE, Aro A, Palazuelos E, Hu H. 2003. Dietary calcium supplements to lower blood lead levels in lactating women: a randomized placebo-controlled trial. Epidemiology 14(2):206-212. doi:10.1097/01.EDE.0000038520.66094.34 PMID:12606887
  • Janakiraman V, Ettinger AS, Mercado-Garcia A, Hu H, Hernandez-Avila M. 2003. Calcium supplements and bone resorption in pregnancy - a randomized crossover trial. Am J Prev Med 24(3):260-264. PMID:12657345
  • Lee MM, Sergeyev O, Williams PL, Korrick SA, Zeilert V, Revich B, Hauser R. 2003. Physical growth and sexual maturation of boys in Chapaevsk, Russia. Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology & Metabolism 16:169-178. PMID:12713253
  • Longnecker MP, Wolff MS, Gladen BC, Brock JW, Grandjean P, Jacobson JL, Korrick SA, Rogan WJ, Weisglass-Kuperus N, Hertz-Picciotto I, Ayotte P, Stewart P, Winneke G, Charles MJ, Jacobson SW, Dewailly E, Boersma E, Altshul LM, Heinzow B, Pagano JJ, Jensen AA. 2003. Comparison of polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) levels across studies of human neurodevelopment. Environ Health Perspect 111(1):65-70. PMID:12515680
  • Morrison A, Coughlin K, Shine JP, Coull BA, Rex A. 2003. Receiver operating characteristic curve analysis of beach water quality indicator variables. Appl Environ Microbiol 69(11):6405-6411. PMID:14602593
  • Shine JP, Trapp CJ, Coull BA. 2003. Use of receiver operating characteristic curves to evaluate sediment quality guidelines for metals. Environ Toxicol Chem 22(7):1642-1648. PMID:12836991
  • Thurston SW, Spiegelman D, Ruppert D. 2003. Equivalence of regression calibration methods in main study / external validation study designs. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference 113(2):527-539.
  • Tsaih S, Schwartz J, Wright RO, Hu H. 2003. Association between iron deficiency and blood lead level in a longitudinal analysis of children followed in an urban primary care clinic. J Pediatr 142(1):9-14. doi:10.1067/mpd.2003.mpd0344 PMID:12520247
  • Wright RO, Hu H, Silverman EK, Tsaih S, Schwartz J, Bellinger DC, Weiss ST, Palazuelos E, Hernandez-Avila M. 2003. Apolipoprotein E genotype predicts 24-month Bayley scales infant development score. Pediatric Research 54(6):819-825. PMID:12930912

2002

  • Chen Y, Amarasiriwardena CJ, Hsueh Y, Christiani DC. 2002. Stability of arsenic species and insoluble arsenic in human urine. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 11:1427-1433. PMID:12433722
  • Dykeman R, Aguilar-Madrid G, Smith TJ, Juarez-Perez CA, Piacitelli GM, Hu H, Hernandez-Avila M. 2002. Lead exposure in Mexican radiator repair workers. Am J Ind Med 41(3):179-187. doi:10.1002/ajim.10044 PMID:11920962
  • Egorov A, Ford T, Tereschenko A, Drizd N, Fourman V. 2002. Deterioration of drinking water quality in the distribution system and gastrointestinal morbidity in a Russian city. Int J Environ Health Res 12(3):221-233. doi:10.1080/09603/202/000000989 PMID:12396523
  • Egorov A, Paulauskis JD, Lubov P, Tereschenko A, Drizd N, Ford T. 2002. Contamination of water supplies with Cryptosporidium parvum and Giardia lamblia and diarrheal illness in selected Russian cities. Int J Hyg Environ Health 205(4):281-289. PMID:12068747
  • Galloway TS, Sanger RC, Smith KL, Fillmann G, Readman JW, Ford T, Depledge MH. 2002. Rapid assessment of marine pollution using multiple biomarkers and chemical immunoassays. Environ Sci Technol 36:2219-2226. PMID:12038833
  • Gomaa A, Hu H, Bellinger DC, Schwartz J, Schnaas L, Gonzalez-Cossio T, Peterson KE, Aro A, Hernandez-Avila M. 2002. Maternal bone lead as an independent risk factor for fetal neurotoxicity: a prospective study. Pediatrics 110:110-118. PMID:12093955
  • Hernandez-Avila M, Peterson KE, Gonzalez-Cossio T, Sanin L, Aro A, Schnaas L, Hu H. 2002. Effect of maternal bone lead on length and head circumference of newborns and 1-month-old infants. Arch Environ Health 57(5):482-488. doi:10.1080/00039890209601441 PMID:12641193
  • Hu H. 2002. Progress in research on lead toxicity research: peeling the onion. Biomedicine 21(2&3):1-17.
  • Hu H, Hernandez-Avila M. 2002. Invited commentary: lead, bones, women, and pregnancy--the poison within?. Am J Epidemiol 156(12):1088-1091. PMID:12480652
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  • Jay J, Ford T. 2002. Water concentrations, bioaccumulation and human health implications of heavy metals in Lake Chapala. In: The Lerma-Chapala Watershed: Evaluation and Management. Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, New York, NY. pp.123-136.
  • Korrick SA, Altshul LM, Revich B, Bobovnikova TS, Chernik G. 2002. Semen quality and serum organochlorine levels. Organohalogen Compounds 59:395-398.
  • Korrick SA, Laden F, Garshick E. 2002. Organochlorine levels in adipose tissue and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. Epidemiology 13(4):601.
  • Korrick SA, Schwartz J, Tsaih S, Hunter DJ, Aro A, Rosner B, Speizer FE, Hu H. 2002. Correlates of bone and blood lead levels among middle-aged and elderly women. Am J Epidemiol 156:335-343. PMID:12181103
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  • Mohanty JC, Ford T, Harrington JJ, Lakshmipathy V. 2002. A cross-sectional study of enteric disease risks asociated with water quality and sanitation in Hyderabad City. Journal of Water Supply: Research and Technology - AQUA 51(5):239-251.
  • Nelson HH, Kelsey KT. 2002. The molecular epidemiology of asbestos and tobacco in lung cancer. Oncogene 21(48):7284-7288. PMID:12379872
  • Sergeyev O, Revich B, Williams PL, Korrick SA, Zeilert V, Lee MM, Ushkova T, Saharov I, Altshul LM, Hauser R. 2002. A case-cohort study of cryptorchidism, hypospadias, and delayed sexual maturation in a dioxin contaminated region: Chapaevsk, Russia. Organohalogen Compounds 59:385-388.
  • Smith DR, Hernandez-Avila M, Tellez-Rojo MM, Mercado-Garcia A, Hu H. 2002. The relationship between lead in plasma and whole blood in women. Environ Health Perspect 110:263-268. PMID:11882477
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  • Woolf AD, Wright RO, Amarasiriwardena CJ, Bellinger DC. 2002. A child with chronic manganese exposure from drinking water. Environ Health Perspect 110:613-616. PMID:12055054

2001

  • Altshul LM, Tolbert PE, Korrick SA. 2001. Comparison of cord blood and maternal milk PCB, p,p'-DDE, and HCB levels between siblings and across six months of lactation. Organohalogen Compounds 52:277-281.
  • Cheng YW, Schwartz J, Sparrow D, Aro A, Weiss ST, Hu H. 2001. Bone lead and blood lead levels in relation to baseline blood pressure and the prospective development of hypertension: The Normative Aging Study. Am J Epidemiol 153(2):164-171. PMID:11159162
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  • Chuang H, Schwartz J, Gonzales-Cossio T, Lugo MC, Palazuelos E, Aro A, Hu H, Hernandez-Avila M. 2001. Interrelations of lead levels in bone, venous blood, and umbilical cord blood with exogenous lead exposure through maternal plasma lead in peripartum women. Environ Health Perspect 109(5):527-532. PMID:11401766
  • Danaee H, Liber HL, Nelson HH, Ebie KN, Kelsey KT. 2001. Sodium arsenate and UV induced mutation at the TK locus. Environ Mol Mutagen 37(suppl32):27.
  • Ford T. 2001. Water and international health. Water Conditioning and Purification Magazine (InvitedEditorial).
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  • Korrick SA. 2001. Polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) and neurodevelopment in general population samples. In: Recent Advances in the Environmental Toxicology and Health Effects of PCBs. University of Kentucky Press, Lexington, KY.
  • Korrick SA, Chen CY, Damokosh AI, Ni J, Liu X, Cho B, Altshul LM, Ryan LM, Xu X. 2001. Association of DDT with spontaneous abortion: a case-control study. Ann Epidemiol 11(7):491-496. PMID:11557181
  • Lachmayr KL, Paulauskis JD, Patel A, Ford T, Kile ML, Jay J. 2001. Prevalence of arsA, arsB, and arsC in Arsenic-Resistant New Bedford Harbor Bacteria: Implications For Biomarker Development. In: Proceedings of the American Society for Microbiology Annual Meeting. Orlando, FL.
  • Liu C, Jay J, Ford T. 2001. Evaluation of environmental effects on metal transport from capped contaminated sediment under conditions of submarine groundwater discharge. Environ Sci Technol 35:4549-4555. PMID:11757615
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2000

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  • Aro A, Amarasiriwardena CJ, Lee ML, Kim R, Hu H. 2000. Validation of K x-ray fluorescence bone lead measurements by inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry in cadaver legs. Medical Physics 27:119-123. PMID:10659745
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  • Ford T. 2000. Response of marine microbial communities to anthropogenic stress. Journal of Aquatic Ecosystem Stress and Recovery 7:75-89.
  • Ford T, Ika R, Shine JP, Davalos-Lind L, Lind O. 2000. Trace metal concentrations in Chirostoma sp. from Lake Chapala, Mexico: Elevated concentrations of mercury and public health implications. J Environ Sci Health A Tox Hazard Subst Environ Eng 35:313-325.
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  • Hoppin JA, Tolbert PE, Holly EA, Brock JW, Korrick SA, Altshul LM, Zhang RH, Burse VW, Needham LL, Bracci PM. 2000. Pancreatic cancer and serum organochlorine levels. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 9(2):199-205. PMID:10698482
  • Jay J. 2000. Cadmium and Arsenic Resistance in New Bedford Harbor Bacteria. In: Proceedings of the American Society of Microbiology Annual Meeting. Los Angeles, CA. pp.I-81.
  • Korrick SA, Altshul LM, Tolbert PE, Burse VW, Needham LL, Monson RR. 2000. Measurement of PCBs, DDE, and hexachlorobenzene in cord blood from infants born in towns adjacent to a PCB-contaminated waste site. J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 10(Supp.6):743-754. PMID:11138666
  • Korrick SA, Damokosh AI, Chen CY, Cho B, Altshul LM, Xu X. 2000. Serum DDT and DDE levels and spontaneous abortion. Epidemiology 151:S24.
  • Lind O, Davalos-Lind L, Ford T. 2000. Clay and the movement of metals into food fishes. J Environ Sci Health A Tox Hazard Subst Environ Eng 35(7):1171-1182. doi:10.1080/10934520009377026
  • Liu C. 2000. Capping efficiency for Metal-Contaminated Marine Sediment under Conditions of Submarine Groundwater Discharge. D.Sc. Thesis, Harvard University.
  • Liu C, Ika R, Shine JP, Ford T. 2000. Fluxes of heavy metals and capping effectiveness under conditions of groundwater inflow. Eos, Transactions, American Geophysical Union 80(supp.49):7.
  • Lung SC, Altshul LM, Ford T, Spengler JD. 2000. Coating effects on the glass adsorption of polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) congeners. Chemosphere 41(12):1865-1871. PMID:11061308
  • Lung SC, Yanagisawa Y, Ford T, Spengler JD. 2000. Characteristics of soprtion losses of polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) cogeners onto glass surfaces. Chemosphere 41(12):1857-1864. PMID:11061307
  • Rice T, Clarke RW, Hauser R, Antonini JM, Godleski J, Paulauskis JD. 2000. Differential ability of transition metals to induce pulmonary inflammation. Toxicol Sci 54(1):36. PMID:11708899
  • Sergeyev O, Zeilert V, Revich B, Ushkova T, Williams PL, Korrick SA, Lee MM, Altshul LM, Adibi J, Hauser R. 2000. Sexual and physical maturation of male adolescents in a dioxin contaminated region: Chapaevsk, Russia. Organohalogen Compounds 48:211-214.
  • Shadick NA, Kim R, Weiss ST, Liang MH, Sparrow D, Hu H. 2000. The effect of low-level lead exposure on hyperuricemia and gout among middle-aged and elderly men: the normative aging study. Journal of Rheumatology 27(7):1708-1712. PMID:10914856
  • Stearns R, Clarke RW, Rice T, Al-Mutairi E, Oakberg K, Paulauskis JD, Godleski J. 2000. Compositional heterogeneity influences induction of lung inflammation by residual oil fly-ash. FASEB J 14(4):173.
  • Vig EK, Hu H. 2000. Lead toxicity in older adults. J Am Geriatr Soc 48(11):1501-1506. PMID:11083332
  • Woodin MA, Liu Y, Neuberg D, Hauser R, Smith TJ, Christiani DC. 2000. Acute respiratory symptoms in workers exposed to vanadium-rich fuel-oil ash. Am J Ind Med 37(4):353-363. PMID:10706747
  • Woodin MA, Liu Y, Neuberg D, Hauser R, Smith TJ, Christiani DC. 2000. Pulmonary function in workers exposed to low levels of fuel-oil ash. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 161:A235.
  • Wu MT, Demple B, Bennett RA, Christiani DC, Fan R, Hu H. 2000. Individual variability in the zinc inducibility of metallothionein-IIA mRNA in human lymphocytes. J Toxicol Environ Health A 61(7):553-567. PMID:11127411

1999

  • Aguilar-Madrid G, Piacitelli GM, Juarez-Perez CA, Vasquez-Gramiex JH, Hu H, Hernandez-Avila M. 1999. Occupational exposure to inorganic lead in a printing plant in Mexico City. Salud Publica Mexicana 41:42-54. PMID:10081333
  • Altshul LM, Korrick SA, Tolbert PE, Monson RR. 1999. Cord blood levels of PCBs, p,p'-DDE and HCB in infants born in communities adjacent to a PCB-contaminated hazardous waste site. Organohalogen Compounds 4:67-70.
  • Chen KL, Amarasiriwardena CJ, Christiani DC. 1999. Determination of total arsenic concentrations in nails by inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry. Biol Trace Elem Res 67:109-125. PMID:10073418
  • Chen KL, Guo YL, Su HJ, Lee J, Chao S, Christiani DC. 1999. Arsenic exposure, solar radiation, and risk of skin cancer. Epidemiology 10:S35.
  • Chong I, Shi MM, Love JA, Christiani DC, Paulauskis JD. 1999. Regulation of chemokine mRNA expression in vanadium-induced lung inflammation. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 159(3):A511.
  • Clarke RW, Al-Mutairi E, Love JA, Rice T, Antonini JM, Paulauskis JD, Godleski J. 1999. Residual oil ashes with differing composition elicit pro-inflammatory chemokines in the lung and heart. Toxicol Sci 48(15):259.
  • Clarke RW, Catalano PJ, Koutrakis P, Krishna-Murthy GG, Sioutas C, Paulauskis JD, Coull BA, Ferguson S, Godleski J. 1999. Urban air particulate inhalation alters pulmonary function and induces pulmonary inflammation in a rodent model of chronic bronchitis. Inhal Toxicol 11(8):637-656. doi:10.1080/089583799196781 PMID:10477440
  • Elreedy S, Kreiger N, Ryan PB, Sparrow D, Weiss ST, Hu H. 1999. Relations between individual and neighborhood-based measures of socioeconomic position and bone lead concentrations among community-exposed men: The Normative Aging Study. Am J Epidemiol 150(2):129-141. PMID:10412957
  • Godleski J, Clarke RE. 1999. Systemic responses to inhaled ambient particles: Pathophysiologic Mechanisms of Cardiopulmonary Effects. In: Inhaled Particles (Lung Biology in Health and Disease Series). Marcel Dekker, Inc., pp.577-601.
  • Grabowski GM, Paulauskis JD, Godleski J. 1999. Mediating phosphorylation events in the vanadium-induced respiratory burst of alveolar macrophages. Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 156:170-178. PMID:10222309
  • Guo YL, Su HJ, Chen KL, Christiani DC. 1999. Exposure to arsenic is associated with hospital controls of bladder cancer but not community controls. Epidemiology 10:S35.
  • Korrick SA, Hunter DJ, Rotnitzky A, Hu H, Speizer FE. 1999. Lead and hypertension in a sample of middle-aged women. Am J Public Health 89:330-335. PMID:10076481
  • Paulauskis JD, Danaee H, Antonini JM, Al-Mutairi E, Rice T, Godleski J, Clarke RW. 1999. Instilled soluble vanadium evokes pulmonary inflammation but does not elicit pro-inflammatory chemokine mRNA in the heart. Toxicol Sci 48(15):52.
  • Potula V, Serrano J, Sparrow D, Hu H. 1999. The relationship of lead in drinking water to bone lead levels twenty year later in Boston men: the Normative Aging Study. J Occup Environ Med 41:349-355. PMID:10337604
  • Shi MM, Chong I, Godleski J, Paulauskis JD. 1999. Regulation of macrophage inflammatory protein-2 gene expression by oxidative stress in rat alveolar macrophages. Immunology 97(2):309-315. PMID:10447747
  • Shi MM, Godleski J, Paulauskis JD. 1999. Transcriptional and posttranscriptional regulation of macrophage inflammatory protein-1. In: Proceedings of the Oxygen Society Meeting.
  • Sorci J, Paulauskis JD, Ford T. 1999. 16S rRNA Restriction fragment length polymorphism analysis of bacterial diversity as a biomarker of ecological health in polluted sediments from New Bedford Harbor, Massachusetts, USA. Mar Pollut Bull 38(8):663-675. doi:10.1016/S0025-326X(98)90199-0
  • Tsaih S, Lee ML, Amarasiriwardena CJ, Aro A, Sparrow D, Hu H. 1999. The independent contribution of bone and erythrocyte lead to urinary lead among middle-aged and Elderly men: The Normative Aging Study. Environ Health Perspect 107(5):391-396. PMID:10210695
  • Woodin MA, Liu Y, Hauser R, Smith TJ, Christiani DC. 1999. Pulmonary function in workers exposed to low levels of fuel-oil ash. J Occup Environ Med 41(11):973-980. PMID:10570503
  • Wright RO, Shannon MW, Hu H. 1999. Association between iron deficiency and low-level lead poisoning in an urban primary care clinic. Am J Public Health 89(7):1049-1053. PMID:10394314
  • Wu MT, Pan BJ, Ho CK, Lin SF, Kao CY, Chang TT, Wong YC, Hsien KS, Huang CB, Liu CL, Wang YC, Christiani DC. 1999. Petrochemical exposure and leukemia - a preliminary study. Epidemiology 10:S35.

1998

  • Cheng YW, Schwartz J, Vokonas PS, Weiss ST, Aro A, Hu H. 1998. Electrocardiographic conduction disturbances in association with low-level lead exposure: the Normative Aging Study. American Journal of Cardiology 82:594-599. PMID:9732886
  • Cheng YW, Willett W, Schwartz J, Sparrow D, Weiss ST, Hu H. 1998. Relation of nutrition to bone and blood lead levels in middle-aged to elderly men: The Normative Aging Study. Am J Epidemiol 147:1162-1174. PMID:9645795
  • Donovan CE, Mark DA, Nass RK, Shen MF, Krinzman SJ, Kobzik L, Drazen JM, Christiani DC, Perkins DL, Finn PW. 1998. Blockade of B7 costimulatory molecules inhibits airway hyperresponsiveness in a murine model. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 155:A541.
  • Farias P, Hu H, Rubenstein E, Meneses-Gonzalez F, Fishbein E, Palazuelos E, Aro A, Hernandez-Avila M. 1998. Determinants of bone and blood lead levels among teenagers living in urban areas with high lead exposure. Environ Health Perspect 106:733-738. PMID:9799189
  • Ford T, Sorci J, Ika R, Shine JP. 1998. Interactions between metals and microbial communities in New Bedford Harbor, Massachusetts. Environ Health Perspect 106:1033-1039. PMID:9703489
  • Gonzalez-Cossio T, Sanin L, Hernandez-Avila M, Rivera J, Hu H. 1998. Length and weight at birth: the role of maternal nutrition. Salud Publica Mexicana 40(2):119-126. PMID:9617192
  • Guo YL, Su HJ, Huang JD, Cheng YW, Christiani DC. 1998. NAT2 polymorphism, arsenic exposure and bladder cancer. Pharmacogenet Genomics 8:187-190.
  • Hauser R, Elreedy S, Ryan PB, Christiani DC. 1998. Urine vanadium concentrations in workers overhauling an oil-fired boiler. Am J Ind Med 33:55-61. PMID:9408529
  • Hernandez-Avila M, Smith DR, Meneses-Gonzalez F, Sanin L, Hu H. 1998. The influence of bone and blood lead on plasma lead levels in environmentally exposed adults. Environ Health Perspect 106(8):473-477. PMID:9681974
  • Hu H. 1998. Bone lead as a new biological marker of lead dose: recent findings and implications for public health. Environ Health Perspect 106(supp.4):961-967. PMID:9703479
  • Hu H, Kim R, Fleischaker G, Aro A. 1998. K-X-Ray fluorescence: Measuring bone lead as a biological marker of cumulative lead dose. In: Proceedings of Biomarkers, the Genome, and the Individual: Workplace and Medical Implications of a Rapidly Evolving Technology. John Henry Press, Charleston, SC.
  • Hu H, Rabinowitz M, Smith DR. 1998. Bone lead as a biological marker in epidemiologic studies of chronic toxicity: conceptual paradigms. Environ Health Perspect 106:1-8. PMID:9417769
  • Kodavanti UP, Hauser R, Christiani DC, Meng ZH, McGee J, Ledbetter AD, Richards J, Costa DL. 1998. Pulmonary responses to oil fly ash particles in the rat differ by virtue of their specific soluble metals. Toxicol Sci 43:204-212. PMID:9710962
  • Korrick SA, Altshul LM. 1998. High breast milk levels of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) among four women living adjacent to a PCB-contaminated waste site. Environ Health Perspect 106:513-518. PMID:9681980
  • Korrick SA, Altshul LM, Revich B, Bobovnikova TS, Chernik G. 1998. The association of polychlorinated biphenyls and pesticides with infertility. In: Proceedings of the 18th Symposium on Halogenated Environmental Organic Pollutants (Dioxin 98). Stockholm, Sweden.
  • Korrick SA, Hunter DJ, Rotnitzky A, Hu H, Speizer FE. 1998. Lead and hypertension in a sample of middle-aged men. Am J Public Health 89:330-335.
  • Payton M, Riggs KM, Spiro, III A, Weiss ST, Hu H. 1998. Relations of bone and blood lead to cognitive function: The VA Normative Aging Study. Neurotoxicol Teratol 20:19-27. PMID:9511166
  • Shahan TA, Sorenson WG, Paulauskis JD, Morey R, Lewis DM. 1998. Concentration- and time-dependent upregulation and release of the cytokines MIP-2, KC, TNF, and MIP-1alpha in rat alveolar macrophages by fungal spores implicated in airway inflammation. Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol 18:435-440. PMID:9490662
  • Shi MM, Chong I, Long NC, Love JA, Godleski J, Paulauskis JD. 1998. Functional characterization of recombinant rat macrophage inflammatory protein-1α and mRNA expression in pulmonary inflammation. Inflammation 22:29-43. PMID:9484648
  • Shine JP, Ika R, Ford T. 1998. Relationship between oxygen consumption and sediment - water fluxes of heavy metals in coastal marine sediments. Journal of Environmental and Toxicologic Chemicals 17:2325-2337.
  • Shine JP, Ryan D, Limon J, Ford T. 1998. Annual cycle of heavy metals in a tropical lake- Lake Chapala, Mexico. J Environ Sci Health A Tox Hazard Subst Environ Eng A33:23-43. doi:10.1080/10934529809376716
  • Shine JP, Ryan D, Limon J, Ford T. 1998. Annual cycle of heavy metals in a tropical lake- Lake Chapala, Mexico.
  • Woodin MA, Hauser R, Liu Y, Smith TJ, Siegel PD, Lewis DM, Tollerud DJ, Christiani DC. 1998. Molecular markers of acute upper airway inflammation in workers exposed to fuel-oil ash. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 158:182-187. PMID:9655727
  • Wright RO, Hu H, Maher TJ, Amarasiriwardena CJ, Chaiyakul P, Woolf AD, Shannon MW. 1998. Effect of iron deficiency anemia on lead toxicokinetics after intravenous dosing: a rodent model. Toxicol Ind Health 14:547-551.

1997

  • Alessandrini F, Shi MM, Godleski J, Paulauskis JD. 1997. Comparative antioxidant capabilities of lazaroid U-83836E and N-acetylcysteine in lung macrophages. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 155:A188.
  • Cho S, Hauser R, Christiani DC. 1997. Reproducibility of nasal peak inspiratory flow among healthy adults: assessment of epidemiologic utility. Chest 112(6):1547-1553. PMID:9404752
  • Gonzalez-Cossio T, Peterson KE, Sanin L, Fishbein E, Palazuelos E, Aro A, Hernandez-Avila M, Hu H. 1997. Decrease in birth weight in relation to maternal bone-lead burden. Pediatrics 100(5):856-862. doi:10.1542/peds.100.5.856 PMID:9346987
  • Grabowski GM, Paulauskis JD, Godleski J. 1997. Role of phosphotyrosine phosphatase, PTP.1C in the initiation of the vanadium-induced respiratory burst in lung macrophages. In: Proceedings of EMBO-FMI Workshop "Europhosphatase 1996".
  • Hoppin JA, Aro A, Hu H, Ryan PB. 1997. In vivo bone lead measurements in suburban teenagers. Pediatrics 100:365-370.
  • Hoppin JA, Elreedy S, Ryan PB. 1997. Validation of a self-administered lead exposure questionnaire among suburban teenagers. Environ Res 74:1-10. PMID:9339208
  • Kales SN, Polykronopoulos GN, Castro MJ, Goldman RH, Christiani DC. 1997. Injuries caused by hazardous materials accidents. Ann Emerg Med 30(5):598-603. PMID:9360568
  • Kales SN, Polykronopoulos GN, Castro MJ, Goldman RH, Christiani DC. 1997. Mechanisms of and facility types involved in hazardous materials incidents. Environ Health Perspect 105(9):998-1000. PMID:9300926
  • Killingsworth CR, Alessandrini F, Krishna-Murthy GG, Catalano PJ, Paulauskis JD, Godleski J. 1997. Inflammation, chemokine expression, and death in monocrotaline-treated rats following fuel oil ash inhalation. Inhal Toxicol 9(6):541-565.
  • Killingsworth CR, Shore SA, Alessandrini F, Dey RD, Paulauskis JD. 1997. Rat alveolar macrophages express preprotachykinin gene-I mRNA-encoding tachykinins. Am J Physiol 273(5Pt1):L1073-L1081. PMID:9374737
  • Kim R, Landrigan C, Mossman P, Sparrow D, Hu H. 1997. Age and secular trends in bone lead levels in middle-aged and elderly men: three-year longitudinal follow-up in the Normative Aging Study. Am J Epidemiol 146:586-591. PMID:9326437
  • Meng ZH, Costa DL, Hauser R, Christiani DC. 1997. Lung injury, leachable metals, and oxidation potential of fly ash. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 155:A244.
  • Minnich MG, Houk RS, Woodin MA, Christiani DC. 1997. Method to screen urine samples for vanadium by inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry with cryogenic desolvation. J Anal At Spectrom 12:1345-1350.
  • Schwartz BS, Lee B, Stewart WF, Ahn KD, Kelsey KT, Bressler JP. 1997. Associations of subtypes of hemoglobin with delta-aminolevulinic acid dehydratase genotype and dimercaptosuccinic acid-chelatable lead levels. Arch Environ Health 52(2):97-103. PMID:9124882
  • Schwartz BS, Lee B, Stewart WF, Sithisarankul P, Strickland PT, Ahn KD, Kelsey KT. 1997. delta-Aminolevulenic acid dehydratase genotype modifies four hour urinary lead excretion after oral administration of dimercaptosuccinic acid. Occup Environ Med 54(4):241-246. doi:10.1136/oem.54.4.241 PMID:9166129
  • Shi MM, Chong I, Chen AX, Godleski J, Paulauskis JD. 1997. Budesonide inhibits macrophage inflammatory protein -2 mRNA increase in response to bacterial lipopolysaccharide. Pharm Res 14:S-387.
  • Shi MM, Chong I, Paulauskis JD, Godleski J. 1997. Regulation of chemokine gene expression by oxidative stress in alveolar macrophages. FASEB J 11:1330.
  • Sithisarankul P, Schwartz BS, Lee B, Kelsey KT, Strickland PT. 1997. Aminolevulenic acid dehydratase genotype mediates plasma levels of the neurotoxin, 5-aminolevulenic acid, in lead-exposed workers. Am J Ind Med 32(1):15-20. PMID:9131207
  • Spengler JD, Ford T. 1997. From the environmentally challenged city to the ecological city. In: Cities in Our Future: Growth and Form : Environmental Health and Social Equity. Island Press, Washington, DC. pp.33-62.
  • Tsai CS, Shi MM, Chong I, Godleski J, Paulauskis JD. 1997. Vanadium-induced expression of macrophage inflammatory protein (MIP)-1α and MIP-2 mRNA in lung macrophages is dependent on macrophage:epithelial interaction. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 155:A960.
  • Vorhees DV, Cullen AC, Altshul LM. 1997. Exposure to polychlorinated biphenyls in residential indoor air and outdoor air near a superfund site. Environ Sci Technol 31:3612-3618.
  • Woodin MA, Hauser R, Liu Y, Smith TJ, Christiani DC. 1997. Respiratory symptom incidence in workers overhauling an oil-fired boiler. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 155:A811.
  • Wu MT, Kelsey KT, Mao IF, Wypij D, Liu H, Christiani DC. 1997. Elevated serum liver enzymes in coke-oven and by-product workers. J Occup Environ Med 39:527-534. PMID:9211210
  • Wu MT, Mao IF, Wypij D, Ho CK, Chen JR, Christiani DC. 1997. Serum liver function profiles in coking workers. Am J Ind Med 32:478-486. PMID:9327071

1996

  • Alessandrini F, Shi MM, Godleski J, Paulauskis JD. 1996. The lazaroid U-83836E protects alveolar macrophages from oxidative stress. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 153:A811.
  • Cernadas M, DeSanctis GT, Krinzman SJ, Hikutani H, Christiani DC, Perkins DL, Finn PW. 1996. Anti-CD23 inhibits airway reactivity and augments lymphocyte activation in a murine asthma model. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 153:A811.
  • Cullen AC, Vorhees DJ, Altshul LM. 1996. Influence of harbor contamination on the level and composition of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) in produce in greater New Bedford, MA. Environ Sci Technol 30:1581-1588.
  • Ford T, Colwell R. 1996. Global issues in microbiological water quality for the next century. In: Proceedings of American Academy of Microbiology. Washington, DC.
  • Garland M, Morris J, Colditz GA, Stampfer MJ, Spate VL, Baskett CK, Rosner B, Speizer FE, Willett W, Hunter DJ. 1996. Toenail trace element levels and breast cancer: a prospective study. Am J Epidemiol 144(7):653-660. PMID:8823061
  • Grabowski GM, Tsai CS, Paulauskis JD, Godleski J. 1996. Signal transduction in the metal-induced respiratory burst of lung macrophages. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 153:A544.
  • Hauser R, Daskalakis C, Christiani DC. 1996. A regression approach to the analysis of serial peak-flow among fuel-oil ash-exposed workers. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 154:968-974. PMID:8887594
  • Hauser R, Godleski J, Hatch V, Christiani DC. 1996. Ultrafine particles in human lung macrophages and their relationship with lung function. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 153:A544.
  • Hernandez-Avila M, Gonzalez-Cossio T, Palazuelos E, Romieu I, Aro A, Fishbein E, Hu H, Peterson KE. 1996. Dietary and environmental determinants of blood and bone lead levels in lactating postpartum women living in Mexico City. Environ Health Perspect 104(10):1076-1082. PMID:8930549
  • Hoppin JA. 1996. Biological markers as exposure assessment tools. In: Environmental Health Criteria on Human Exposure Assessment. WHO, Office of Global and Integrated Environmental Health, Geneva, Switzerland.
  • Hu H, Aro A, Payton M, Korrick SA, Sparrow D, Weiss ST, Rotnitzky A. 1996. The relationship of blood and bone lead to hypertension among middle-aged to elderly men. JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association 275:1171-1176.
  • Hu H, Hashimoto D, Besser M. 1996. Levels of lead in blood and bone of women giving birth in a Boston hospital. Arch Environ Health 51:52-58. PMID:8629865
  • Hu H, Kim R, Payton M, Korrick SA, Sparrow D, Weiss ST. 1996. The relationship of bone and blood lead to hypertension: further analyses of the Normative Aging Study data. In: Proceedings of the Pacific Basin Conference on Hazardous Waste, November 4-8, 1996, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. East-West Center, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
  • Hu H, Payton M, Korrick SA, Sparrow D, Weiss ST, Aro A, Rotnitzky A. 1996. Determinants of bone and blood lead levels among community-exposed middle-aged to elderly men: The Normative Aging Study. Am J Epidemiol 144:749-759. PMID:8857824
  • Killingsworth CR, Alessandrini F, Krishna-Murthy GG, Catalano PJ, Paulauskis JD, Godleski J. 1996. Death from inhalation of fuel oil fly ash particles in rats with pre-existing pulmonary inflammation. In: Proceedings of the Second Colloquium on Particulate Air Pollution and Health. pp.238-244.
  • Kim R, Hu H, Rotnitzky A, Bellinger DC, Needleman HL. 1996. Longitudinal relationship between dentin lead levels in childhood and bone lead levels in young adulthood. Arch Environ Health 51:375-382. PMID:8896387
  • Kim R, Rotnitzky A, Sparrow D, Weiss ST, Hu H. 1996. A longitudinal study of low-level lead exposure and impairment of renal function. The Normative Aging Study. JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association 275(15):1177-1181. PMID:8609685
  • Krinzman SJ, DeSanctis GT, Cernadas M, Kobzik L, Christiani DC, Perkins DL, Finn PW. 1996. T-cell activation in a murine model of asthma. American Journal of the Physiology of the Lung 271:L476-L483. PMID:8843798
  • Nearing BD, Verrier RL, Skornick WA, Gazula G, Killingsworth CR, Oakberg K, Godleski J. 1996. Inhaled fly ash results in alteration in cardiac electrophysiologic function. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 153:A543.
  • Pierce LM, Alessandrini F, Godleski J, Paulauskis JD. 1996. Vanadium-induced chemokine mRNA expression and pulmonary inflammation. Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 138(1):1-11. doi:10.1006/taap.1996.9999 PMID:8658498
  • Potula V, Hu H. 1996. Occupational and lifestyle determinants of blood lead levels among men in Madras, India. Int J Occup Environ Health 2:1-4. PMID:9933858
  • Proctor SP, Rotnitzky A, Sparrow D, Weiss ST, Hu H. 1996. The relationship of blood lead and dietary calcium to blood pressure in the Normative Aging Study. Int J Epidemiol 25:528-536. PMID:8671553
  • Shi MM, Godleski J, Paulauskis JD. 1996. An oxidative stress increases macrophage inflammatory protein-1α mRNA levels by increasing transcription of the gene and by transcript stabilization. FASEB J 10:156.
  • Shi MM, Godleski J, Paulauskis JD. 1996. Elevation of KC (cytokine-induced neutrophil chemoattractant) mRNA in alveolar macrophages by quinone-induced oxidative stress. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 153:A30.
  • Shi MM, Godleski J, Paulauskis JD. 1996. Regulation of macrophage inflammatory protein-1α mRNA by oxidative stress. J Biol Chem 271:5878-5883. PMID:8621460
  • Shine JP, Wallace GT. 1996. The flux of surface-active organic complexes of copper to the microlayer in coastal marine waters. J Geophys Res Atmos 101(C5):12017-12026.
  • Tsai CS, Shi MM, Godleski J, Paulauskis JD. 1996. Manganese-induced pulmonary inflammation and increased expression of pro-inflammatory cytokine mRNA in rat lung cells. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 153:A614.
  • Woodin MA, Hauser R, Siegel RD, Tollerud DJ, Lewis DM, Liu Y, Smith TJ, Christiani DC. 1996. Nasal lavage inflammatory mediators as biomarkers of upper airway exposure to fuel oil ash. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 153:A475.

1995

  • Cullen AC. 1995. The sensitivity of probabilistic risk assessment results to alternative model structures: a case study of municipal waste incineration. J Air Waste Manag Assoc 45:538-546. PMID:7634125
  • Ford T. 1995. Pollutant effects on the microbial ecosystem. Environ Health Perspect 102(supp.12):45-48. PMID:7713033
  • Ford T, Ika R, Shine JP. 1995. Relationship between biological activity and heavy metal fluxes from contaminated marine sediments. In: Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Limnology and Oceanography. Reno, NV. pp.a-51.
  • Ford T, Maki JS, Mitchell R. 1995. Metal-microbe interactions. In: Bioextraction and Biodeterioration of Metals. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, United Kingdom. pp.1-23.
  • Ford T, Ryan D. 1995. Toxic metals in aquatic ecosystems: A microbiological perspective. Environ Health Perspect 103(supp.1):25-28. PMID:7621793
  • Ford T, Shine JP. 1995. Microbial transport of toxic metals. In: Trace Substances, Environment, and Health. Science Reviews, Northwood, United Kingdom. pp.9-20.
  • Gonzalez-Cossio T, Hernandez-Avila M, Romieu I, Palazuelos E, Aro A, Hu H. 1995. Determinants of lead levels in lactating women in Mexico City. In: Proceedings of the Federation of American Societies of Experimental Biology Annual Meeting.
  • Grabowski GM, Paulauskis JD, Godleski J. 1995. Tyrosine phosphorylation events in the respiratory burst of rat lung macrophages induced by vanadium. FASEB J 9(4):947.
  • Hauser R, Elreedy S, Hoppin JA, Christiani DC. 1995. Airway obstruction in boilermakers exposed to fuel-oil ash: a prospective investigation. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 152:1478-1484. PMID:7582280
  • Hauser R, Elreedy S, Hoppin JA, Christiani DC. 1995. Upper airway response in workers exposed to fuel-oil ash: nasal lavage analysis. J Occup Environ Med 52:353-358. PMID:7795759
  • Hoppin JA, Aro A, Williams PL, Hu H, Ryan PB. 1995. Validation of K-XRF bone lead measurements in young adults. Environ Health Perspect 103:78-83. PMID:7628429
  • Hoppin JA, Elreedy S, Ryan PB. 1995. Validation of a self-administered questionnaire to predict lead exposure to teenagers in a suburban community. Epidemiology 6:S22.
  • Hoppin JA, Ryan PB. 1995. Biological markers issues for environmental exposure assessment. Epidemiology 6:S29.
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