Jane M Hightower

Summary

Publications

  1. pmc Blood mercury reporting in NHANES: identifying Asian, Pacific Islander, Native American, and multiracial groups
    Jane M Hightower
    Department of Internal Medicine, California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, California, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:173-5. 2006
  2. pmc Mercury concentrations in fish jerky snack food: marlin, ahi, and salmon
    Jane M Hightower
    Department of Medicine, California Pacific Medical Center, 2100 Webster Street Suite 418, San Francisco, California 94115, USA
    Environ Health 10:90. 2011
  3. pmc Mercury levels in high-end consumers of fish
    Jane M Hightower
    California Pacific Medical Center, California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, California, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 111:604-8. 2003

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. pmc Blood mercury reporting in NHANES: identifying Asian, Pacific Islander, Native American, and multiracial groups
    Jane M Hightower
    Department of Internal Medicine, California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, California, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:173-5. 2006
    ..However, blood mercury levels in this group have not been identified in recent reports of the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) for the years 1999-2002...
  2. pmc Mercury concentrations in fish jerky snack food: marlin, ahi, and salmon
    Jane M Hightower
    Department of Medicine, California Pacific Medical Center, 2100 Webster Street Suite 418, San Francisco, California 94115, USA
    Environ Health 10:90. 2011
    ..Unfortunately, contaminants such as methylmercury can accumulate in some species of fish. The purpose of this research is to test commercially available fish jerky snack foods for mercury contamination...
  3. pmc Mercury levels in high-end consumers of fish
    Jane M Hightower
    California Pacific Medical Center, California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, California, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 111:604-8. 2003
    ..The mean level for women in this survey was 10 times that of mercury levels found in a recent population survey by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Some children were > 40 times the national mean...