D N Guha Mazumder

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  1. pdf Chronic arsenic toxicity & human health
    D N Guha Mazumder
    DNGM Research Foundation, Kolkata, India
    Indian J Med Res 128:436-47. 2008
  2. doi Evaluation of dietary arsenic exposure and its biomarkers: a case study of West Bengal, India
    Debendra Nath Guha Mazumder
    DNGM Research Foundation, Kolkata, India
    J Environ Sci Health A Tox Hazard Subst Environ Eng 48:896-904. 2013
  3. doi Hypertension in chronic arsenic exposure: A case control study in West Bengal
    Debendra Guha Mazumder
    DNGM Research Foundation, Kolkata, India
    J Environ Sci Health A Tox Hazard Subst Environ Eng 47:1514-20. 2012
  4. doi Chronic arsenic toxicity: studies in West Bengal, India
    Debendranath Guha Mazumder
    Department of Research, DNGM Research Foundation, Kolkata, India
    Kaohsiung J Med Sci 27:360-70. 2011
  5. doi Occurrence of arsenicosis in a rural village of Cambodia
    D N Guha Mazumder
    DNGM Research Foundation, Kolkata, India
    J Environ Sci Health A Tox Hazard Subst Environ Eng 44:480-7. 2009
  6. ncbi Effect of drinking arsenic contaminated water in children
    D N Guha Mazumder
    DNGM Research Foundation, Kolkata, India
    Indian Pediatr 44:925-7. 2007
  7. ncbi Arsenic and non-malignant lung disease
    D N Guha Mazumder
    DNGM Research Foundation, Kolkata, India
    J Environ Sci Health A Tox Hazard Subst Environ Eng 42:1859-67. 2007
  8. ncbi Bronchiectasis in persons with skin lesions resulting from arsenic in drinking water
    D N Guha Mazumder
    Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education and Research, Kolkata, India
    Epidemiology 16:760-5. 2005
  9. doi Arsenic exposure induces genomic hypermethylation
    Sunipa Majumdar
    Department of Biophysics, Molecular Biology and Genetics, University of Calcutta, 92 APC Road, Kolkata, India
    Environ Toxicol 25:315-8. 2010
  10. pmc Seasonal variation of arsenic concentrations in tubewells in west Bengal, India
    Xavier Savarimuthu
    Kalyani University, Kalyani, West Bengal, India
    J Health Popul Nutr 24:277-81. 2006

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  1. pdf Chronic arsenic toxicity & human health
    D N Guha Mazumder
    DNGM Research Foundation, Kolkata, India
    Indian J Med Res 128:436-47. 2008
    ..Early skin cancer, detectable by regular active surveillance, is curable. In addition to dermatological features, CAT produces protean clinical manifestations. Treatment of arsenicosis is unsatisfactory and is mostly symtomatic...
  2. doi Evaluation of dietary arsenic exposure and its biomarkers: a case study of West Bengal, India
    Debendra Nath Guha Mazumder
    DNGM Research Foundation, Kolkata, India
    J Environ Sci Health A Tox Hazard Subst Environ Eng 48:896-904. 2013
    ..Those with skin lesions were found to have higher arsenic in urine and hair compared to those without skin lesion with similar arsenic intake through water and diet...
  3. doi Hypertension in chronic arsenic exposure: A case control study in West Bengal
    Debendra Guha Mazumder
    DNGM Research Foundation, Kolkata, India
    J Environ Sci Health A Tox Hazard Subst Environ Eng 47:1514-20. 2012
    ..The findings reported here support an association between arsenic exposure and HTN. More work is needed to characterize the link further...
  4. doi Chronic arsenic toxicity: studies in West Bengal, India
    Debendranath Guha Mazumder
    Department of Research, DNGM Research Foundation, Kolkata, India
    Kaohsiung J Med Sci 27:360-70. 2011
    ..Of the various genes involved in the regulation of arsenic metabolism, single-nucleotide polymorphisms of purine nucleoside phosphorylase, in one study, showed increased occurrence of arsenicosis...
  5. doi Occurrence of arsenicosis in a rural village of Cambodia
    D N Guha Mazumder
    DNGM Research Foundation, Kolkata, India
    J Environ Sci Health A Tox Hazard Subst Environ Eng 44:480-7. 2009
    ..6 mg/Kg respectively. No correlation was observed between arsenic concentration in drinking water and arsenic level in nail and hair. This is the first report of clinical and laboratory confirmed cases of arsenicosis in Cambodia...
  6. ncbi Effect of drinking arsenic contaminated water in children
    D N Guha Mazumder
    DNGM Research Foundation, Kolkata, India
    Indian Pediatr 44:925-7. 2007
    ..Though lot of information is available on health effects due to chronic arsenic toxicity in adults, knowledge of such effect on children is scanty. A review of available literature has been made to highlight the problem in children...
  7. ncbi Arsenic and non-malignant lung disease
    D N Guha Mazumder
    DNGM Research Foundation, Kolkata, India
    J Environ Sci Health A Tox Hazard Subst Environ Eng 42:1859-67. 2007
    ..Results of studies carried out on people showing features of Arsenicosis due to drinking arsenic contaminated water provide evidence that arsenic is a potent respiratory toxicant, even following ingestion...
  8. ncbi Bronchiectasis in persons with skin lesions resulting from arsenic in drinking water
    D N Guha Mazumder
    Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education and Research, Kolkata, India
    Epidemiology 16:760-5. 2005
    ..Less is known about nonmalignant pulmonary disease after exposure to arsenic in drinking water...
  9. doi Arsenic exposure induces genomic hypermethylation
    Sunipa Majumdar
    Department of Biophysics, Molecular Biology and Genetics, University of Calcutta, 92 APC Road, Kolkata, India
    Environ Toxicol 25:315-8. 2010
    ..Results showed statistically significant (P = 0.0004) decrease in uptake of (3)H methyl group in the persons exposed to 250-500 microg/L arsenic, indicating genomic hypermethylation...
  10. pmc Seasonal variation of arsenic concentrations in tubewells in west Bengal, India
    Xavier Savarimuthu
    Kalyani University, Kalyani, West Bengal, India
    J Health Popul Nutr 24:277-81. 2006
    ..001). This extent of variation in arsenic concentration, if confirmed, has important implications for both epidemiological research and mitigation programmes...
  11. ncbi Decrements in lung function related to arsenic in drinking water in West Bengal, India
    Ondine S von Ehrenstein
    Arsenic Health Effects Research Program, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 162:533-41. 2005
    ..In this study, consumption of arsenic-contaminated water was associated with respiratory symptoms and reduced lung function in men, especially among those with arsenic-related skin lesions...
  12. ncbi Effect of chronic intake of arsenic-contaminated water on liver
    D N Guha Mazumder
    Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education and Research, Kolkata 700 020, India
    Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 206:169-75. 2005
    ..Our studies show that prolong drinking of arsenic-contaminated water is associated with hepatomegaly. Predominant lesion of hepatic fibrosis appears to be caused by arsenic induced oxystress...
  13. pmc Nutritional factors and susceptibility to arsenic-caused skin lesions in West Bengal, India
    Soma R Mitra
    Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education and Research, Calcutta, India
    Environ Health Perspect 112:1104-9. 2004
    ..However, in light of the small magnitude of increased risks related to these dietary deficiencies, prevention should focus on reducing exposure to arsenic...
  14. ncbi Arsenic in drinking water and skin lesions: dose-response data from West Bengal, India
    Reina Haque
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Epidemiology 14:174-82. 2003
    ..The key objective of this nested case-control study was to characterize the dose-response relation between low arsenic concentrations in drinking water and arsenic-induced skin keratoses and hyperpigmentation...
  15. pmc Family correlations of arsenic methylation patterns in children and parents exposed to high concentrations of arsenic in drinking water
    Joyce S Chung
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 110:729-33. 2002
    ..Larger studies with more extensive pedigrees will need to be conducted to confirm these findings...