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Program Publications: Harvard School of Public Health: Superfund Metal Mixtures, Biomarkers and Neurodevelopment

Superfund Research Program

Superfund Metal Mixtures, Biomarkers and Neurodevelopment

Center Director: David C. Bellinger
Grant Number: P42ES016454
Funding Period: 2010-2014
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  • Andrews FV, Branscum A, Hystad P, Smit E, Afroz S, Golam M, Sharif OI, Rahman M, Quamruzzaman Q, Christiani DC, Kile ML. 2022. A prospective study of arsenic and manganese exposures and maternal blood pressure during gestation. Environ Res 214(1):113845. doi:10.1016/j.envres.2022.113845 PMID:35830911
  • Andrews FV, Branscum A, Hystad P, Smit E, Afroz S, Golam M, Sharif OI, Rahman M, Quamruzzaman Q, Christiani DC, Kile ML. 2022. Testing the limit: evaluating drinking water arsenic regulatory levels based on adverse pregnancy outcomes in Bandladesh. Toxics 10(10):600. doi:10.3390/toxics10100600 PMID:36287880 PMCID:PMC9609177
  • Devick K, Bobb JF, Mazumdar M, Claus Henn B, Bellinger DC, Wright RO, Williams PL, Coull BA, Valeri L, Christiani DC. 2022. Bayesian kernel machine regression-causal mediation analysis. Stat Med doi:10.1002/sim.9255 PMID:34993981
  • Li Z, Liu Y, Lin X. 2022. Simultaneous detection of signal regions using quadratic scan statistics with applications to whole genome association studies. J Am Stat Assoc 117(538):823-834. doi:10.1080/01621459.2020.1822849 PMID:35845434 PMCID:PMC9285665
  • Liu J, Deng W, Lee JJ, Lin PD, Valeri L, Christiani DC, Bellinger DC, Wright RO, Mazumdar M, Coull BA. 2022. A cross-validated ensemble approach to robust hypothesis testing of continuous nonlinear interactions: applications of nutrition-environment studies. J Am Stat Assoc 117(538):561-573. doi:10.1080/01621459.2021.1962889 PMID:36310839 PMCID:PMC9611147
  • Rosa MJ, Politis MD, Tamayo-Ortiz M, Colicino E, Pantic I, Estrada-Gutierrez G, Tolentino MC, Espejel-Nunez A, Solano-Gonzalez M, Kloog I, Rivera NR, Baccarelli A, Tellez-Rojo M, Wright RO, Just AC, Sanders AP. 2022. Critical windows of perinatal particulate matter (PM 2.5) exposure and preadolescent kidney function. Environ Res 204:112062. doi:10.1016/j.envres.2021.112062 PMID:34537199 PMCID:PMC8678189


  • Liu J, Lee JJ, Lin PD, Valeri L, Christiani DC, Bellinger DC, Wright RO, Mazumdar M, Coull BA. 2021. A cross-validated Ensemble Approach to Robust Hypothesis Testing of Continuous Nonlinear Interactions: Application to Nutrition-Environment Studies. J Am Stat Assoc 13:


  • Antonelli J, Mazumdar M, Bellinger DC, Christiani DC, Wright RO, Coull BA. 2020. Estimating the health effects of environmental mixtures using bayesian semiparametric regression and sparsity inducing priors. Annals of Applied Statistics 14:257-275. doi:10.1214/19-aoas1307
  • Betanzos-Robledo L, Rodriguez-Carmona Y, Contreras-Manzano A, Lamadrid-Figueroa H, Jansen EC, Tellez-Rojo M, Perng W, Peterson K, Hebert JR, Shivappa N, Wirth M, Cantoral A. 2020. Greater cumulative exposure to a pro-inflammatory diet is associated with higher metabolic syndrome score and blood pressure in young Mexican adults. Nutr Res 81:81-89. doi:10.1016/j.nutres.2020.08.005 PMID:32942060
  • Chen S, Lin X. 2020. Analysis in case-control sequencing association studies with different sequencing depths. Biostatistics 21:577-593. doi:10.1093/biostatistics/kxy073 PMID:30590456 PMCID:PMC7308042
  • Gleason K, Valeri L, Shankar AH, Obrycki JF, Sharif OI, Mostofa G, Quamruzzaman Q, Wright RO, Christiani DC, Bellinger DC, Mazumdar M. 2020. Stunting and lead: using causal mediation analysis to better understand how environmental lead exposure affects cognitive outcomes in children. J Neurodev Disord 12:39. doi:10.1186/s11689-020-09346-x PMID:33327931
  • Li X, Li Z, Zhou H, Gaynor S, Liu Y, Chen H, Sun R, Dey R, Arnett D, Aslibekyan S, Ballantyne CM, Bielak LF, Blangero J, Boerwinkle E, Bowden DW, Broome JG, Conomos MP, Correa A, Cupples A, Curran JE, Freedman BI, Guo X, Hindy G, Irvin MR, Kardia SL, Kathiresan S, Khan AT, Kooperberg CL, Laurie CC, Liu XS, Mahaney MC, Manichaikul AW, Martin LW, Mathias RA, McGarvey ST, Mitchell BD, Montasser ME, Moore JE, O'Connell JR, Palmer ND, Pampana A, Peralta JM, Peyser PA, Psaty BM, Redline S, Rice KM, Rich SS, Smith JA, Tiwari HK, Tsai MY, Vasan RS, Wang F, Weeks DE, Weng Z, Wilson JG, Yanek LR, Neale BM, Sunyaev SR, Abecasis GR, Rotter JI, Willer CJ, Peloso GM, Natarajan P, Lin X. 2020. Dynamic incorporation of multiple in silico functional annotations empowers rare variant association analysis of large whole-genome sequencing studies at scale. Nat Genet 52:969-983. doi:10.1038/s41588-020-0676-4 PMID:32839606 PMCID:PMC7483769
  • Rudel HE, Lane MM, Muhich C, Zimmerman JB. 2020. Toward informed design of nanomaterials: a mechanistic analysis of structure property function relationships for faceted nanoscale metal oxides. ACS Nano 16472-16501. doi:10.1021/acsnano.0c08356
  • Stahl MO, Badruzzaman AM, Tarek MH, Harvey CF. 2020. Geochemical transformations beneath man-made ponds: Implications for arsenic mobilization in South Asian aquifers. Geochim Cosmochim Acta 288:262-281. doi:10.1016/j.gca.2020.08.012
  • Sun R, Xu M, Li X, Gaynor S, Zhou H, Li Z, Bosse Y, Lam S, Tsao M, Tardon A, Chen C, Doherty JA, Goodman G, Bojesen SE, Landi MT, Johansson M, Field JK, Bickeboller H, Wichmann H, Risch A, Rennert G, Arnold S, Wu X, Melander O, Brunnstrom H, Le Marchand L, Liu G, Andrew AS, Duell EJ, Kiemeney LA, Shen H, Haugen A, Johansson M, Grankvist K, Caporaso N, Woll P, Dawn Teare M, Scelo G, Hong Y, Yuan J, Lazarus P, Schabath MB, Aldrich MC, Albanes D, Mak R, Barbie D, Brennan P, Hung RJ, Amos CI, Christiani DC, Lin X. 2020. Integration of multiomic annotation data to prioritize and characterize inflammation and immune-related risk variants in squamous cell lung cancer. Genet Epidemiol doi:10.1002/gepi.22358 PMID:32924180
  • Welch B, Branscum A, Geldhof J, Ahmed S, Hystad P, Smit E, Afroz S, Megowan M, Golam M, Sharif OI, Rahman M, Quamruzzaman Q, Christiani DC, Kile ML. 2020. Evaluating the effects between metal mixtures and serum vaccine antibody concentrations in children: A prospective birth cohort study. Environmental Health 19:doi:10.1186/s12940-020-00592-z PMID:32276596



  • Lee JJ, Valeri L, Kapur K, Hasan O, Quamruzzaman Q, Wright RO, Bellinger DC, Christiani DC, Mazumdar M. 2018. Growth parameters at birth mediate the relationship between prenatal manganese exposure and cognitive test scores among a cohort of 2-to 3-year-old Bangladeshi children. Int J Epidemiol 47(4):1169-1179. doi:10.1093/ije/dyy069 PMID:29733356
  • Pantic I, Tamayo-Ortiz M, Rosa-Parra A, Bautista-Arredondo L, Wright RO, Peterson KE, Schnaas L, Rothenberg SJ, Hu H, Tellez-Rojo MM. 2018. Childrens blood lead concentrations from 1988 to 2015 in Mexico City: the contribution of lead in air and traditional lead-glazed ceramics. Int J Environ Res Public Health 15(10):2153. doi:10.3390/ijerph15102153 PMID:30274368
  • Rosa-Parra JA, Tamayo-Ortiz M, Lamadrid-Figueroa H, Cantoral-Preciado A, Montoya A, Wright RJ, Baccarelli A, Just AC, Svensson K, Wright RO, Tellez-Rojo MM. 2018. Diurnal cortisol concentrations and growth indexes of 12-to 48-month-old children from Mexico City. J Clin Endocrinol Metab 103(9):3386-3393. doi:10.1210/jc.2018-00550 PMID:30020462 PMCID:PMC6126882
  • Sun R, Wang Z, Henn BC, Su L, Lu Q, Lin X, Wright RO, Bellinger DC, Kile ML, Mazumdar M, Tellez-Rojo MM, Schnaas L, Christiani DC. 2018. Identification of novel loci associated with infant cognitive ability. Mol Psychiatry PMID:30120420
  • Woo MK, Young ES, Mostofa G, Afroz S, Hasan OS, Quamruzzaman Q, Bellinger DC, Christiani DC, Mazumdar M. 2018. Lead in air in Bangladesh: Exposure in a rural community with elevated blood lead concentrations among young children. Int J Environ Res Public Health 15(9):1947. doi:10.3390/ijerph15091947 PMID:30200642


  • Henn BC, Bellinger DC, Hopkins MR, Coull BA, Ettinger AS, Jim R, Hatley EL, Christiani DC, Wright RO. 2017. Maternal and cord blood manganese concentrations and early childhood neurodevelopment among residents near a mining-impacted superfund site. Environ Health Perspect 125:9. doi:10.1289/ehp925 PMID:28665786
  • Rahman ML, Valeri L, Kile ML, Mazumdar M, Mostofa G, Qamruzzaman Q, Rahman M, Baccarelli A, Liang L, Christiani DC. 2017. Investigating causal relation between prenatal arsenic exposure and birthweight: are smaller infants more susceptible?. Environ Int 108:32-40. doi:10.1016/j.envint.2017.07.026 PMID:28787626 PMCID:PMC5623127
  • Sun R, Carroll RJ, Christiani DC, Lin X. 2017. Testing for gene-environment interaction under exposure misspecification. Biometrics doi:10.1111/biom.12813 PMID:29120492
  • Tamayo y Ortiz M, Tellez-Rojo MM, Trejo-Valdivia B, Schnaas L, Osorio-Valencia E, Coull BA, Bellinger DC, Wright RJ, Wright RO. 2017. Maternal stress modifies the effect of exposure to lead during pregnancy and 24-month old children's neurodevelopment. Environ Int 98:191-197. doi:10.1016/j.envint.2016.11.005 PMID:27865525 PMCID:PMC5221478
  • Valeri L, Mazumdar M, Bobb JF, Henn BC, Rodrigues EG, Sharif OI, Kile ML, Quamruzzaman Q, Afroz S, Golam M, Amarasiriwardena C, Bellinger DC, Christiani DC, Coull BA, Wright RO. 2017. Effect of prenatal exposure to metal mixtures on neurodevelopmental outcomes at 20-40 months of age: Evidence from Rural Bangladesh. Environ Health Perspect 125:11. doi:10.1289/ehp614 PMID:28669934
  • von Stackelberg KE, Li M, Sunderland EM. 2017. Results of a national survey of high-frequency fish consumers in the United States. Environ Res 158:126-136. doi:10.1016/j.envres.2017.05.042 PMID:28623747
  • Wagner PJ, Park H, Wang Z, Kirchner R, Wei Y, Su L, Stanfield K, Guilarte TR, Wright RO, Christiani DC, Lu Q. 2017. In vitro effects of lead on gene expression in neural stem cells and associations between up-regulated genes and cognitive scores in children. Environ Health Perspect 125(4):721-729. doi:10.1289/ehp265 PMID:27562236
  • Wang Z, Henn BC, Wang C, Wei Y, Li S, Sun R, Chen H, Wagner PJ, Lu Q, Lin X, Wright RO, Bellinger DC, Kile ML, Mazumdar M, Tellez-Rojo M, Schnaas L, Christiani DC. 2017. Genome-wide gene by lead exposure interaction analysis identifies UNC5D as a candidate gene for neurodevelopment. Environ Health 16:81. doi:10.1186/s12940-017-0288-3 PMID:28754176 PMCID:PMC5534076


  • Claus Henn B, Ettinger AS, Hopkins MR, Jim R, Amarasiriwardena CJ, Christiani DC, Coull BA, Bellinger DC, Wright RO. 2016. Prenatal arsenic exposure and birth outcomes among a population residing near a mining-related Superfund site. Environ Health Perspect 124(8):1308-1315. doi:10.1289/ehp.1510070 PMID:26859631 PMCID:PMC4977047
  • Gleason K, Valeri L, Shankar AH, Hasan O, Quamruzzaman Q, Rodrigues EG, Christiani DC, Wright RO, Bellinger DC, Mazumdar M. 2016. Stunting is associated with blood lead concentration among Bangladeshi children aged 2-3 years. Environ Health 15(1):103. doi:10.1186/s12940-016-0190-4 PMID:27809911 PMCID:PMC5096334
  • Kappil M, Wright RO, Sanders AP. 2016. Developmental origins of common disease: epigenetic contributions to obesity. Annu Rev Genomics Hum Genet 17:177-192. doi:10.1146/annurev-genom-090314-050057 PMID:27216778 PMCID:PMC5045029
  • Kile ML, Cardenas A, Rodrigues EG, Mazumdar M, Dobson CB, Golam M, Quamruzzaman Q, Rahman M, Christiani DC. 2016. Estimating effects of arsenic exposure during pregnancy on perinatal outcomes in a Bangladeshi cohort. Epidemiology 27(2):173-181. doi:10.1097/EDE.0000000000000416 PMID:26583609 PMCID:PMC4733817
  • Lin X, Lee S, Wu MC, Wang C, Chen H, Li Z, Lin X. 2016. Test for rare variants by environment interactions in sequencing association studies. Biometrics 72(1):156-164. doi:10.1111/biom.12368 PMID:26229047 PMCID:PMC4733434
  • Rodrigues EG, Bellinger DC, Valeri L, Hasan OS, Quamruzzaman Q, Golam M, Kile ML, Christiani DC, Wright RO, Mazumdar M. 2016. Neurodevelopmental outcomes among 2- to 3-year-old children in Bangladesh with elevated blood lead and exposure to arsenic and manganese in drinking water. Environ Health 15:44. doi:10.1186/s12940-016-0127-y PMID:26968381 PMCID:PMC4788832
  • Stroustrup A, Hsu H, Svensson K, Schnaas L, Cantoral A, Solano-Gonzalez M, Torres-Calapiz M, Amarasiriwardena CJ, Bellinger DC, Coull BA, Tellez-Rojo MM, Wright RO, Wright RJ. 2016. Toddler temperament and prenatal exposure to lead and maternal depression. Environ Health 15(1):71. doi:10.1186/s12940-016-0147-7 PMID:27312840 PMCID:PMC4910201
  • Tamayo y Ortiz M, Tellez-Rojo MM, Wright RJ, Coull BA, Wright RO. 2016. Longitudinal associations of age and prenatal lead exposure on cortisol secretion of 12-24 month-old infants from Mexico City. Environ Health 15:41. doi:10.1186/s12940-016-0124-1 PMID:26926653 PMCID:PMC4772459


  • Alexeeff SE, Schwartz J, Kloog I, Chudnovsky A, Koutrakis P, Coull BA. 2015. Consequences of kriging and land use regression for PM25 predictions in epidemiologic analyses: insights into spatial variability using high-resolution satellite data. J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 25(2):138-144. doi:10.1038/jes.2014.40 PMID:24896768 PMCID:PMC4758216
  • Bobb JF, Valeri L, Henn BC, Wright RO, Mazumdar M, Godleski J, Coull BA, Christiani DC. 2015. Bayesian kernel machine regression for estimating the health effects of multi-pollutant mixtures. Biostatistics 16(3):493-508. doi:10.1093/biostatistics/kxu058 PMID:25532525
  • Kile ML, Mazumdar M. 2015. Arsenic and reproductive health. In: Handbook of arsenic toxicology. Elsevier,
  • Lakshmanan A, Chiu YH, Coull BA, Just AC, Maxwell SL, Schwartz J, Gryparis A, Kloog I, Wright RJ, Wright RO. 2015. Associations between prenatal traffic-related air pollution exposure and birth weight: Modification by sex and maternal pre-pregnancy body mass index. Environ Res 137:268-277. doi:10.1016/j.envres.2014.10.035 PMID:25601728 PMCID:PMC4354711
  • Mazumdar M, Christiani DC, Biswas SK, Hasan OS, Kapur K. 2015. Elevated sweat chloride levels due to arsenic toxicity. N Engl J Med 372(6):582-584. doi:10.1056/NEJMc1413312 PMID:25651269 PMCID:PMC4368195
  • Mazumdar M, Hasan OS, Hamid R, Valeri L, Paul L, Selhub J, Rodrigues EG, Silva F, Mia S, Mostofa G, Quamruzzaman Q, Rahman M, Christiani DC. 2015. Arsenic is associated with reduced effect of folic acid in myelomeningocele prevention: a case control study in Bangladesh. Environ Health 14:34. doi:10.1186/s12940-015-0020-0 PMID:25885259 PMCID:PMC4404044
  • Mazumdar M, Valeri L, Rodrigues EG, Hasan OS, Hamid R, Paul L, Selhub J, Silva F, Mostofa G, Quamruzzaman Q, Rahman M, Christiani DC. 2015. Polymorphisms in maternal folate pathway genes interact with arsenic in drinking water to influence risk of myelomeningocele. Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 103(9):754-762. doi:10.1002/bdra.23399 PMID:26250961 PMCID:PMC4565773
  • Meyer M, Coull BA, Versace F, Cinciripini P, Morris JS. 2015. Bayesian function-on-function regression for multilevel functional data. Biometrics 71(3):563-574. doi:10.1111/biom.12299 PMID:25787146 PMCID:PMC4575250
  • Sanders AP, Burris HH, Just AC, Motta V, Svensson K, Mercado-Garcia A, Pantic I, Schwartz J, Tellez-Rojo MM, Wright RO, Baccarelli A. 2015. microRNA expression in the cervix during pregnancy is associated with length of gestation. Epigenetics 10(3):221-228. doi:10.1080/15592294.2015.1006498 PMID:25611922 PMCID:PMC4623248
  • Sanders AP, Claus Henn B, Wright RO. 2015. Perinatal and childhood exposure to cadmium, manganese, and metal mixtures and effects on cognition and behavior: a review of recent literature. Curr Environ Health Rep 2(3):284-294. doi:10.1007/s40572-015-0058-8 PMID:26231505 PMCID:PMC4531257
  • Stahl MO, Tarek MH, Yeo DC, Badruzzaman AM, Harvey CF. 2015. Crab burrows as conduits for groundwater-surface water exchange in Bangladesh. Geophys Res Lett 41:8342-8347. doi:10.1002/2014gl061626
  • von Stackelberg KE, Guzy E, Chu T, Claus Henn B. 2015. Exposure to mixtures of metals and neurodevelopmental outcomes: a multidisciplinary review using an adverse outcome pathway framework. Risk Anal 35(6):971-1016. doi:10.1111/risa.12425 PMID:26096925 PMCID:PMC5108657
  • Wang C, Zhan X, Liang L, Abecasis GR, Lin X. 2015. Improved ancestry estimation for both genotyping and sequencing data using projection procrustes analysis and genotype imputation. Am J Hum Genet 96(6):926-937. doi:10.1016/j.ajhg.2015.04.018 PMID:26027497 PMCID:PMC4457959


  • 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
  • Bliznyuk N, Paciorek CJ, Schwartz J, Coull BA. 2014. Nonlinear predictive latent process models for integrating spatio-temporal exposure data from multiple sources. Annals of Applied Statistics 8(3):1538-1560. doi:10.1214/14-aoas737
  • Braun JM, Wright RJ, Just AC, Power MC, Ortiz MT, Schnaas L, Hu H, Wright RO, Tellez-Rojo MM. 2014. Relationships between lead biomarkers and diurnal salivary cortisol indices in pregnant women from Mexico City: A cross-sectional study. Environ Health 13:50. doi:10.1186/1476-069x-13-50 PMID:24916609 PMCID:PMC4068833
  • Brunst KJ, Wright RO, DiGioia K, Enlow MB, Fernandez H, Wright RJ, Kannan S. 2014. Racial/ethnic and sociodemographic factors associated with micronutrient intakes and inadequacies among pregnant women in an urban US population. Public Health Nutr 17(9):1960-1970. doi:10.1017/S1368980013003224 PMID:24476840 PMCID:PMC4071127
  • Burris HH, Baccarelli A, Motta V, Byun H, Just AC, Mercado-Garcia A, Schwartz J, Svensson K, Tellez-Rojo MM, Wright RO. 2014. Association between length of gestation and cervical DNA methylation of PTGER2 and LINE 1-HS. Epigenetics 9(8):1083-1091. doi:10.4161/epi.29170 PMID:24827772 PMCID:PMC4164493
  • Claus Henn B, Coull BA, Wright RO. 2014. Chemical mixtures and children's health. Curr Opin Pediatr 26(2):223-229. doi:10.1097/MOP.0000000000000067 PMID:24535499 PMCID:PMC4043217
  • Fan T, Fang SC, Cavallari JM, Barnett IJ, Wang Z, Su L, Byun H, Lin X, Baccarelli A, Christiani DC. 2014. Heart rate variability and DNA methylation levels are altered after short-term metal fume exposure among occupational welders: a repeated-measures panel study. BMC Public Health 14:1279. doi:10.1186/1471-2458-14-1279 PMID:25512264 PMCID:PMC4302115
  • Fossati S, Baccarelli A, Zanobetti A, Hoxha M, Vokonas PS, Wright RO, Schwartz J. 2014. Ambient particulate air pollution and microRNAs in elderly men. Epidemiology 25(1):68-78. doi:10.1097/ede.0000000000000026 PMID:24257509 PMCID:PMC3977338
  • Gleason K, Shine JP, Shobnam N, Rokoff LB, Suchanda HS, Hasan OS, Mostofa G, Amarasiriwardena CJ, Quamruzzaman Q, Rahman M, Kile ML, Bellinger DC, Christiani DC, Wright RO, Mazumdar M. 2014. Contaminated turmeric is a potential source of lead exposure for children in rural Bangladesh. J Environ Public Health 2014:730636. doi:10.1155/2014/730636 PMID:25214856 PMCID:PMC4158309
  • Grashow R, Zhang J, Fang SC, Weisskopf MG, Christiani DC, Kile ML, Cavallari JM. 2014. Inverse association between toenail arsenic and body mass index in a population of welders. Environ Res 131:131-133. doi:10.1016/j.envres.2014.03.010 PMID:24721130 PMCID:PMC4035809
  • Horton MK, Margolis AE, Tang C, Wright RO. 2014. Neuroimaging is a novel tool to understand the impact of environmental chemicals on neurodevelopment. Curr Opin Pediatr 26(2):230-236. doi:10.1097/MOP.0000000000000074 PMID:24535497 PMCID:PMC4104673
  • Kalish BT, Rifas-Shiman SL, Wright RO, Amarasiriwardena CJ, Jayawardene I, Gillman MW, Lipshultz SE, Oken E. 2014. Associations of prenatal maternal blood mercury concentrations with early and mid-childhood blood pressure: a prospective study. Environ Res 133:327-333. doi:10.1016/j.envres.2014.06.004 PMID:25019468 PMCID:PMC4364915
  • Karwowski MP, Just AC, Bellinger DC, Jim R, Hatley EL, Ettinger AS, Hu H, Wright RO. 2014. Maternal iron metabolism gene variants modify umbilical cord blood lead levels by gene-environment interaction: a birth cohort study. Environ Health 13:77. doi:10.1186/1476-069X-13-77 PMID:25287020 PMCID:PMC4271345
  • Kile ML, Houseman EA, Baccarelli A, Quamruzzaman Q, Rahman M, Mostofa G, Cardenas A, Wright RO, Christiani DC. 2014. Effect of prenatal arsenic exposure on DNA methylation and leukocyte subpopulations in cord blood. Epigenetics 9(5):774-782. doi:10.4161/epi.28153 PMID:24525453 PMCID:PMC4063836
  • Kile ML, Rodrigues EG, Mazumdar M, Dobson CB, Diao N, Golam M, Quamruzzaman Q, Rahman M, Christiani DC. 2014. A prospective cohort study of the association between drinking water arsenic exposure and self-reported maternal health symptoms during pregnancy in Bangladesh. Environ Health 13(1):29. doi:10.1186/1476-069X-13-29 PMID:24735908 PMCID:PMC4021291
  • Lee S, Abecasis GR, Boehnke M, Lin X. 2014. Rare-variant association analysis: study designs and statistical tests. Am J Hum Genet 95(1):5-23. doi:10.1016/j.ajhg.2014.06.009 PMID:24995866 PMCID:PMC4085641
  • 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
  • Stahl MO, Ong JB, Harvey CF, Johnson CD, Badruzzaman AM, Tarek MH, van Geen AF, Anderson JA, Lane JW. 2014. Detecting well casing leaks in Bangladesh using a salt spiking method. Ground Water 52Suppl1:195-200. doi:10.1111/gwat.12200 PMID:24898169 PMCID:PMC4393651
  • Zanobetti A, Coull BA, Gryparis A, Kloog I, Sparrow D, Vokonas PS, Wright RO, Gold DR, Schwartz J. 2014. Associations between arrhythmia episodes and temporally and spatially resolved black carbon and particulate matter in elderly patients. Occup Environ Med 71(3):201-207. doi:10.1136/oemed-2013-101526 PMID:24142987 PMCID:PMC4371778



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  • Bellinger DC. 2012. A strategy for comparing the contributions of environmental chemicals and other risk factors to neurodevelopment of children. Environ Health Perspect 120(4):501-507. doi:10.1289/ehp.1104170 PMID:22182676 PMCID:PMC3339460
  • Bellinger DC. 2012. Comparing the population neurodevelopmental burdens associated with children's exposures to environmental chemicals and other risk factors. Neurotoxicology 33(4):641-643. doi:10.1016/j.neuro.2012.04.003 PMID:22525934
  • 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
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