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November 2016 | Volume 124 | Issue 11


Institutes in the Lead: Identifying Environmental Factors in Breast Cancer

Nate Seltenrich

Science Selection

After the Research Is Done: Legal Obligations for Participants in Household Exposure Studies

Julia R. Barrett

Montreal’s Strategy for Hot Days: Evaluating the Effectiveness of One City’s Heat Action Plan

Nate Seltenrich

Pacific Island Countries and Climate Change: Examining Associated Human Health Vulnerabilities

Nancy Averett

Brief Communication

Commemorating Toxicology at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences on the Occasion of Its 50th Anniversary

John R. Bucher and Linda S. Birnbaum


The Legal Implications of Report Back in Household Exposure Studies

Shaun A. Goho

The Next Generation of Risk Assessment Multi-Year Study—Highlights of Findings, Applications to Risk Assessment, and Future Directions

Ila Cote, Melvin E. Andersen, Gerald T. Ankley, Stanley Barone, Linda S. Birnbaum, Kim Boekelheide, Frederic Y. Bois, Lyle D. Burgoon, Weihsueh A. Chiu, Douglas Crawford-Brown, Kevin M. Crofton, Michael DeVito, Robert B. Devlin, Stephen W. Edwards, Kathryn Z. Guyton, Dale Hattis, Richard S. Judson, Derek Knight, Daniel Krewski, Jason Lambert, Elizabeth Anne Maull, Donna Mendrick, Gregory M. Paoli, Chirag Jagdish Patel, Edward J. Perkins, Gerald Poje, Christopher J. Portier, Ivan Rusyn, Paul A. Schulte, Anton Simeonov, Martyn T. Smith, Kristina A. Thayer, Russell S. Thomas, Reuben Thomas, Raymond R. Tice, John J. Vandenberg, Daniel L. Villeneuve, Scott Wesselkamper, Maurice Whelan, Christine Whittaker, Ronald White, Menghang Xia, Carole Yauk, Lauren Zeise, Jay Zhao, and Robert S. DeWoskin

Effects of Ambient Air Pollution Exposure on Olfaction: A Review

Gaurav S. Ajmani, Helen H. Suh, and Jayant M. Pinto


A Difference-in-Differences Approach to Assess the Effect of a Heat Action Plan on Heat-Related Mortality, and Differences in Effectiveness According to Sex, Age, and Socioeconomic Status (Montreal, Quebec)

Tarik Benmarhnia, Zinzi Bailey, David Kaiser, Nathalie Auger, Nicholas King, and Jay S. Kaufman

Particulate Matter and Subclinical Atherosclerosis: Associations between Different Particle Sizes and Sources with Carotid Intima-Media Thickness in the SAPALDIA Study

Inmaculada Aguilera, Julia Dratva, Seraina Caviezel, Luc Burdet, Eric de Groot, Regina E. Ducret-Stich, Marloes Eeftens, Dirk Keidel, Reto Meier, Laura Perez, Thomas Rothe, Emmanuel Schaffner, Arno Schmit-Trucksäss, Ming-Yi Tsai, Christian Schindler, Nino Künzli, and Nicole Probst-Hensch

Health Impacts of Climate Change in Pacific Island Countries: A Regional Assessment of Vulnerabilities and Adaptation Priorities

Lachlan McIver, Rokho Kim, Alistair Woodward, Simon Hales, Jeffery Spickett, Dianne Katscherian, Masahiro Hashizume, Yasushi Honda, Ho Kim, Steven Iddings, Jyotishma Naicker, Hilary Bambrick, Anthony J. McMichael, and Kristie L. Ebi

Particulate Air Pollution and Fasting Blood Glucose in Nondiabetic Individuals: Associations and Epigenetic Mediation in the Normative Aging Study, 2000–2011

Cheng Peng, Marie-Abele C. Bind, Elena Colicino, Itai Kloog, Hyang-Min Byun, Laura Cantone, Letizia Trevisi, Jia Zhong, Kasey Brennan, Alexandra E. Dereix, Pantel S. Vokonas, Brent A. Coull, Joel D. Schwartz, and Andrea A. Baccarelli

Perinatal DDT Exposure Induces Hypertension and Cardiac Hypertrophy in Adult Mice

Michele A. La Merrill, Sunjay Sethi, Ludovic Benard, Erin Moshier, Borje Haraldsson, and Christoph Buettner

Rheumatoid Arthritis in Agricultural Health Study Spouses: Associations with Pesticides and Other Farm Exposures

Christine G. Parks, Jane A. Hoppin, Anneclaire J. De Roos, Karen H. Costenbader, Michael C. Alavanja, and Dale P. Sandler

The Association between Dust Storms and Daily Non-Accidental Mortality in the United States, 1993–2005

James Lewis Crooks, Wayne E. Cascio, Madelyn S. Percy, Jeanette Reyes, Lucas M. Neas, and Elizabeth D. Hilborn

Particulate Air Pollution, Exceptional Aging, and Rates of Centenarians: A Nationwide Analysis of the United States, 1980–2010

Andrea A. Baccarelli, Nick Hales, Richard T. Burnett, Michael Jerrett, Carter Mix, Douglas W. Dockery, and C. Arden Pope III

Ambient Air Pollution Exposures and Risk of Parkinson Disease

Rui Liu, Michael T. Young, Jiu-Chiuan Chen, Joel D. Kaufman, and Honglei Chen

Nitrate from Drinking Water and Diet and Bladder Cancer Among Postmenopausal Women in Iowa

Rena R. Jones, Peter J. Weyer, Curt T. DellaValle, Maki Inoue-Choi, Kristin E. Anderson, Kenneth P. Cantor, Stuart Krasner, Kim Robien, Laura E. Beane Freeman, Debra T. Silverman, and Mary H. Ward

Neurotoxicity of the Parkinson Disease-Associated Pesticide Ziram Is Synuclein-Dependent in Zebrafish Embryos

Aaron Lulla, Lisa Barnhill, Gal Bitan, Magdalena I. Ivanova, Binh Nguyen, Kelley O’Donnell, Mark C. Stahl, Chase Yamashiro, Frank-Gerrit Klärner, Thomas Schrader, Alvaro Sagasti, and Jeff M. Bronstein

The Impact of Individual Anthropogenic Emissions Sectors on the Global Burden of Human Mortality due to Ambient Air Pollution

Raquel A. Silva, Zachariah Adelman, Meridith M. Fry, and J. Jason West

Occupational Exposure to Endocrine-Disrupting Chemicals and Birth Weight and Length of Gestation: A European Meta-Analysis

Laura Birks, Maribel Casas, Ana M. Garcia, Jan Alexander, Henrique Barros, Anna Bergström, Jens Peter Bonde, Alex Burdorf, Nathalie Costet, Asta Danileviciute, Merete Eggesbø, Mariana F. Fernández, M. Carmen González-Galarzo, Regina Gražulevičienė, Wojciech Hanke, Vincent Jaddoe, Manolis Kogevinas, Inger Kull, Aitana Lertxundi, Vasiliki Melaki, Anne-Marie Nybo Andersen, Nicolás Olea, Kinga Polanska, Franca Rusconi, Loreto Santa-Marina, Ana Cristina Santos, Tanja Vrijkotte, Daniela Zugna, Mark Nieuwenhuijsen, Sylvaine Cordier, and Martine Vrijheid

Prenatal Exposure to Perfluorocarboxylic Acids (PFCAs) and Fetal and Postnatal Growth in the Taiwan Maternal and Infant Cohort Study

Yan Wang, Margaret Adgent, Pen-Hua Su, Hsiao-Yen Chen, Pau-Chung Chen, Chao A. Hsiung, and Shu-Li Wang

Associations of Peripubertal Serum Dioxin and Polychlorinated Biphenyl Concentrations with Pubertal Timing among Russian Boys

Jane S. Burns, Mary M. Lee, Paige L. Williams, Susan A. Korrick, Oleg Sergeyev, Thuy Lam, Boris Revich, and Russ Hauser

Associations between Repeated Measures of Maternal Urinary Phthalate Metabolites and Thyroid Hormone Parameters during Pregnancy

Lauren E. Johns, Kelly K. Ferguson, Thomas F. McElrath, Bhramar Mukherjee, and John D. Meeker

Exposures to Particulate Matter from the Eruptions of the Puyehue Volcano and Birth Outcomes in Montevideo, Uruguay

Ana Ines Balsa, Marcelo Caffera, and Juanita Bloomfield


Comment on “Rheumatoid Arthritis in Agricultural Health Study Spouses: Associations with Pesticides and Other Farm Exposures”

Daniel Murphy, James Pay, Rebecca Benham, Benjamin James, and David Hutchinson

Response to “Comment on ‘Rheumatoid Arthritis in Agricultural Health Study Spouses: Associations with Pesticides and Other Farm Exposures’”

Christine G. Parks, Jane A. Hoppin, Anneclaire J. De Roos, Karen H. Costenbader, and Dale P. Sandler


Erratum: “Para– and Ortho-Substitutions Are Key Determinants of Polybrominated Diphenyl Ether Activity toward Ryanodine Receptors and Neurotoxicity”

Kyung Ho Kim, Diptiman D. Bose, Atefeh Ghogha, Joyce Riehl, Rui Zhang, Christopher D. Barnhart, Pamela J. Lein, Isaac N. Pessah

Erratum: “Zika in the United States: How Are We Preparing?”

Charles W. Schmidt

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