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November 2011 | Volume 119 | Issue 11


EHP Paper of the Year, 2011

Hugh A. Tilson

Exposure Science and the Exposome: An Opportunity for Coherence in the Environmental Health Sciences

Paul J. Lioy and Stephen M. Rappaport


Mountaintop Removal Mining: Digging Into Community Health Concerns

David C. Holzman

Spheres of Influence

Are We on the Same Page? Action Agenda of the National Conversation on Public Health and Chemical Exposures

Valerie J. Brown

Science Selection

An Emotional Bond: The Relationship between Maternal Stress and Offspring Disease

Tanya Tillett

Photochemical Finish: Assessing the Genomic Impact of Secondary Air Pollutants

Bob Weinhold

Formaldehyde Connection: Modeled Exposure Linked to Lower Respiratory Infections in Infants

Julia R. Barrett

Poultry Relief? Organic Farming May Reduce Drug Resistance

Wendee Holtcamp


The Mixed Blessing of Phosphor-Based White LEDs

Angela Spivey

Dryer Vents: An Overlooked Source of Pollution?

Rebecca Kessler

The Beat

Erin E. Dooley


Status of Legislation and Regulatory Control of Public Health Pesticides in Countries Endemic with or at Risk of Major Vector-Borne Diseases

Graham Matthews, Morteza Zaim, Rajpal Singh Yadav, Agnes Soares, Jeffrey Hii, Birkinesh Ameneshewa, Abraham Mnzava, Aditya Prasad Dash, Mikhail Ejov, Soo Hian Tan and Henk van den Berg

Mobile Phones, Brain Tumors, and the Interphone Study: Where Are We Now?

Anthony J. Swerdlow, Maria Feychting, Adele C. Green, Leeka Kheifets and David A. Savitz, International Commission for Non-Ionizing Radiation Protection Standing Committee on Epidemiology

The Environmental Polymorphism Registry: A Unique Resource that Facilitates Translational Research of Environmental Disease

Patricia C. Chulada, Enrikas Vainorius, Stavros Garantziotis, Lauranell H. Burch, Perry J. Blackshear and Darryl C. Zeldin

Global Methylation in Exposure Biology and Translational Medical Science

Heather H. Nelson, Carmen J. Marsit and Karl T. Kelsey


Informing Selection of Nanomaterial Concentrations for ToxCast in Vitro Testing Based on Occupational Exposure Potential

Sumit Gangwal, James S. Brown, Amy Wang, Keith A. Houck, David J. Dix, Robert J. Kavlock and Elaine A. Cohen Hubal

A Meta-analysis of Asbestos and Lung Cancer: Is Better Quality Exposure Assessment Associated with Steeper Slopes of the Exposure–Response Relationships?

Virissa Lenters, Roel Vermeulen, Sies Dogger, Leslie Stayner, Lützen Portengen, Alex Burdorf and Dick Heederik


Permanent Oviduct Posteriorization after Neonatal Exposure to the Phytoestrogen Genistein

Wendy N. Jefferson, Elizabeth Padilla-Banks, Jazma Y. Phelps, Kevin E. Gerrish and Carmen J. Williams

Chronic Oral Exposure to Bisphenol A Results in a Nonmonotonic Dose Response in Mammary Carcinogenesis and Metastasis in MMTV-erbB2 Mice

Sarah Jenkins, Jun Wang, Isam Eltoum, Renee Desmond and Coral A. Lamartiniere

Lung Cancer and Cardiovascular Disease Mortality Associated with Ambient Air Pollution and Cigarette Smoke: Shape of the Exposure–Response Relationships

C. Arden Pope III, Richard T. Burnett, Michelle C. Turner, Aaron Cohen, Daniel Krewski, Michael Jerrett, Susan M. Gapstur and Michael J. Thun

Arsenic Exposure and Motor Function among Children in Bangladesh

Faruque Parvez, Gail A. Wasserman, Pam Factor-Litvak, Xinhua Liu, Vesna Slavkovich, Abu B. Siddique, Rebeka Sultana, Ruksana Sultana, Tariqul Islam, Diane Levy, Jacob L. Mey, Alexander van Geen, Khalid Khan, Jennie Kline, Habibul Ahsan and Joseph H. Graziano

Secondhand Smoke Exposure and Coronary Artery Calcification among Nonsmoking Participants of a Population-Based Cohort

Frank Peinemann, Susanne Moebus, Nico Dragano, Stefan Möhlenkamp, Nils Lehmann, Hajo Zeeb, Raimund Erbel, Karl-Heinz Jöckel and Barbara Hoffmann on behalf of the Heinz Nixdorf Recall Study Investigative Group

Benzo[a]pyrene Reduces Testosterone Production in Rat Leydig Cells via a Direct Disturbance of Testicular Steroidogenic Machinery

Jin-Yong Chung, Yoon-Jae Kim, Ji Young Kim, Seung Gee Lee, Ji-Eun Park, Won Rok Kim, Yong-Dal Yoon, Ki Soo Yoo, Young Hyun Yoo and Jong-Min Kim

Environmental Impact on Vascular Development Predicted by High-Throughput Screening

Nicole C. Kleinstreuer, Richard S. Judson, David M. Reif, Nisha S. Sipes, Amar V. Singh, Kelly J. Chandler, Rob DeWoskin, David J. Dix, Robert J. Kavlock and Thomas B. Knudsen

Suicide and Pesticide Use among Pesticide Applicators and Their Spouses in the Agricultural Health Study

John D. Beard, David M. Umbach, Jane A. Hoppin, Marie Richards, Michael C. R. Alavanja, Aaron Blair, Dale P. Sandler and Freya Kamel

Lower Prevalence of Antibiotic-Resistant Enterococci on U.S. Conventional Poultry Farms that Transitioned to Organic Practices

Amy R. Sapkota, R. Michael Hulet, Guangyu Zhang, Patrick McDermott, Erinna L. Kinney, Kellogg J. Schwab and Sam W. Joseph

Relative Bioavailability and Bioaccessibility and Speciation of Arsenic in Contaminated Soils

Karen D. Bradham, Kirk G. Scheckel, Clay M. Nelson, Paul E. Seales, Grace E. Lee, Michael F. Hughes, Bradley W. Miller, Aaron Yeow, Thomas Gilmore, Sophia M. Serda, Sharon Harper and David J. Thomas

Seasonal Variation in TP53 R249S-Mutated Serum DNA with Aflatoxin Exposure and Hepatitis B Virus Infection

Stéphanie Villar, Emilie Le Roux-Goglin, Doriane A. Gouas, Amelie Plymoth, Gilles Ferro, Mathieu Boniol, Myriam Lereau, Ebrima Bah, Andrew J. Hall, Christopher P. Wild, Maimuna Mendy, Helene Norder, Marianne van der Sande, Hilton Whittle, Marlin D. Friesen, John D. Groopman and Pierre Hainaut

A Toxicogenomic Comparison of Primary and Photochemically Altered Air Pollutant Mixtures

Julia E. Rager, Kim Lichtveld, Seth Ebersviller, Lisa Smeester, Ilona Jaspers, Kenneth G. Sexton and Rebecca C. Fry

Stress during Pregnancy and Offspring Pediatric Disease: A National Cohort Study

Marion Tegethoff, Naomi Greene, Jørn Olsen, Emmanuel Schaffner and Gunther Meinlschmidt

Formaldehyde Exposure and Lower Respiratory Infections in Infants: Findings from the PARIS Cohort Study

Célina Roda, Isabelle Kousignian, Chantal Guihenneuc-Jouyaux, Claire Dassonville, Ioannis Nicolis, Jocelyne Just and Isabelle Momas

Isomer Profiles of Perfluorochemicals in Matched Maternal, Cord, and House Dust Samples: Manufacturing Sources and Transplacental Transfer

Sanjay Beesoon, Glenys M. Webster, Mahiba Shoeib, Tom Harner, Jonathan P. Benskin and Jonathan W. Martin

Retinoic Acid Drives Aryl Hydrocarbon Receptor Expression and Is Instrumental to Dioxin-Induced Toxicity during Palate Development

Hugues Jacobs, Christine Dennefeld, Betty Féret, Matti Viluksela, Helen Håkansson, Manuel Mark and Norbert B. Ghyselinck

Intervention to Lower Household Wood Smoke Exposure in Guatemala Reduces ST-Segment Depression on Electrocardiograms

John McCracken, Kirk R. Smith, Peter Stone, Anaité Díaz, Byron Arana and Joel Schwartz

A Case–Referent Study of Lung Cancer and Incense Smoke, Smoking, and Residential Radon in Chinese Men

Lap Ah Tse, Ignatius Tak-sun Yu, Hong Qiu, Joseph Siu Kai Au and Xiao-rong Wang


In Favor of Controlling Proven, but Not Probable, Causes of Cancer

Thomas C. Erren, J. Valérie Groß and Peter Morfeld

In Favor of Controlling Proven, but Not Probable, Causes of Cancer: Landrigan et al. Respond

Philip J. Landrigan, Carolina Espina and Maria Neira

Occupational Benzene Exposure and Lymphoma Risks

Tom Sorahan

Occupational Benzene Exposure and Lymphoma Risks: Vlaanderen et al. Respond

Jelle Vlaanderen, Qing Lan, Nat Rothman, Hans Kromhout and Roel Vermeulen


Assessing the Science of Cell Phone Safety, with David Savitz

Ashley Ahearn

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