Eva Morales

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Publications

  1. pmc Hospital costs of nosocomial multi-drug resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa acquisition
    Eva Morales
    Health Services Evaluation and Clinical Epidemiology Department, Hospital del Mar IMIM, Barcelona, Spain
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:122. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Associations between blood persistent organic pollutants and 25-hydroxyvitamin D3 in pregnancy
    Eva Morales
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Environ Int 57:34-41. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Circulating 25-hydroxyvitamin D3 in pregnancy and infant neuropsychological development
    Eva Morales
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, Parc de Recerca Biomedica de Barcelona, Dr Aiguader 88, 08003 Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Pediatrics 130:e913-20. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Effects of prolonged breastfeeding and colostrum fatty acids on allergic manifestations and infections in infancy
    E Morales
    Center for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Clin Exp Allergy 42:918-28. 2012
  5. doi request reprint DNA hypomethylation at ALOX12 is associated with persistent wheezing in childhood
    Eva Morales
    Center for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 185:937-43. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Maternal C-reactive protein levels in pregnancy are associated with wheezing and lower respiratory tract infections in the offspring
    Eva Morales
    Center for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 204:164.e1-9. 2011
  7. pmc Genetic variants of the FADS gene cluster and ELOVL gene family, colostrums LC-PUFA levels, breastfeeding, and child cognition
    Eva Morales
    Center for research in environmental epidemiology CREAL, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    PLoS ONE 6:e17181. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Maternal vitamin D status in pregnancy and risk of lower respiratory tract infections, wheezing, and asthma in offspring
    Eva Morales
    Center for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Epidemiology 23:64-71. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Association of early-life exposure to household gas appliances and indoor nitrogen dioxide with cognition and attention behavior in preschoolers
    Eva Morales
    Center for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Am J Epidemiol 169:1327-36. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Longitudinal association between early life socio-environmental factors and attention function at the age 11 years
    Joan Forns
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, Barcelona, Spain
    Environ Res 117:54-9. 2012

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  1. pmc Hospital costs of nosocomial multi-drug resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa acquisition
    Eva Morales
    Health Services Evaluation and Clinical Epidemiology Department, Hospital del Mar IMIM, Barcelona, Spain
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:122. 2012
    ..We aimed to assess the hospital economic costs of nosocomial multi-drug resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa acquisition...
  2. doi request reprint Associations between blood persistent organic pollutants and 25-hydroxyvitamin D3 in pregnancy
    Eva Morales
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Environ Int 57:34-41. 2013
    ..Our results suggest that the background exposure to PCBs may result in lower 25(OH)D3 concentration in pregnant women...
  3. doi request reprint Circulating 25-hydroxyvitamin D3 in pregnancy and infant neuropsychological development
    Eva Morales
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, Parc de Recerca Biomedica de Barcelona, Dr Aiguader 88, 08003 Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Pediatrics 130:e913-20. 2012
    ..To investigate whether circulating 25-hydroxyvitamin D(3) [25(OH)D(3)] concentration in pregnancy is associated with neuropsychological development in infants...
  4. doi request reprint Effects of prolonged breastfeeding and colostrum fatty acids on allergic manifestations and infections in infancy
    E Morales
    Center for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Clin Exp Allergy 42:918-28. 2012
    ..In developed countries World Health Organization recommendation of 6 months' exclusive breastfeeding is under debate...
  5. doi request reprint DNA hypomethylation at ALOX12 is associated with persistent wheezing in childhood
    Eva Morales
    Center for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 185:937-43. 2012
    ..Epigenetic changes may play a role in the occurrence of asthma-related phenotypes...
  6. doi request reprint Maternal C-reactive protein levels in pregnancy are associated with wheezing and lower respiratory tract infections in the offspring
    Eva Morales
    Center for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 204:164.e1-9. 2011
    ..We assessed whether maternal C-reactive protein (CRP) levels during pregnancy and CRP gene variations are associated with wheezing and lower respiratory tract infections (LRTIs) in offspring...
  7. pmc Genetic variants of the FADS gene cluster and ELOVL gene family, colostrums LC-PUFA levels, breastfeeding, and child cognition
    Eva Morales
    Center for research in environmental epidemiology CREAL, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    PLoS ONE 6:e17181. 2011
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  8. doi request reprint Maternal vitamin D status in pregnancy and risk of lower respiratory tract infections, wheezing, and asthma in offspring
    Eva Morales
    Center for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Epidemiology 23:64-71. 2012
    ..We assessed whether maternal circulating 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25[OH]D) concentrations in pregnancy are associated with risk of lower respiratory tract infections, wheezing, and asthma in the offspring...
  9. doi request reprint Association of early-life exposure to household gas appliances and indoor nitrogen dioxide with cognition and attention behavior in preschoolers
    Eva Morales
    Center for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Am J Epidemiol 169:1327-36. 2009
    ..Early-life exposure to air pollution from indoor gas appliances may be negatively associated with neuropsychological development through the first 4 years of life, particularly among genetically susceptible children...
  10. doi request reprint Longitudinal association between early life socio-environmental factors and attention function at the age 11 years
    Joan Forns
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, Barcelona, Spain
    Environ Res 117:54-9. 2012
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  11. pmc Influence of glutathione S-transferase polymorphisms on cognitive functioning effects induced by p,p'-DDT among preschoolers
    Eva Morales
    Center for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Spain
    Environ Health Perspect 116:1581-5. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that genetic variability in glutathione S-transferase (GST) genes (GSTP1, GSTM1, and GSTT1) could influence the effects of prenatal exposure to p,p'-DDT...
  12. doi request reprint Pre-natal exposure to dichlorodiphenyldichloroethylene and infant lower respiratory tract infections and wheeze
    Mireia Gascon
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Eur Respir J 39:1188-96. 2012
    ..Results were similar for wheeze. This study suggests that pre-natal DDE exposure is associated with a higher risk of LRTI and wheeze in infants independently of exposure to other organochlorine compounds...
  13. pmc Dietary benzo(a)pyrene and fetal growth: effect modification by vitamin C intake and glutathione S-transferase P1 polymorphism
    Talita Duarte-Salles
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Spain
    Environ Int 45:1-8. 2012
    ..The role of diet, the main source of PAH exposure among non-smokers, remains uncertain...
  14. doi request reprint The relative influence of diet and serum concentrations of organochlorine compounds on K-ras mutations in exocrine pancreatic cancer
    Magda Gasull
    Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Chemosphere 79:686-97. 2010
    ..In exocrine pancreatic cancer (EPC) mechanistic relationships may exist among some organochlorine compounds (OCs) and mutations in the K-ras oncogene, as well as among the latter and dietary factors...
  15. doi request reprint Maternal prepregnancy obesity is an independent risk factor for frequent wheezing in infants by age 14 months
    Stefano Guerra
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Spain
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 27:100-8. 2013
    ..Maternal prepregnancy obesity has been linked to the offspring's risk for subsequent asthma. We determined whether maternal obesity is associated with increased risk of wheezing phenotypes early in life...
  16. doi request reprint Effects of persistent organic pollutants on the developing respiratory and immune systems: a systematic review
    Mireia Gascon
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, Dr Aiguader 88, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Environ Int 52:51-65. 2013
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  17. doi request reprint GSTM1 polymorphisms modify the effect of maternal smoking during pregnancy on cognitive functioning in preschoolers
    Eva Morales
    Center for research in environmental epidemiology CREAL, Barcelona, Spain
    Int J Epidemiol 38:690-7. 2009
    ..Parental factors are proposed as an explanatory. We studied the influence of GSTM1 and GSTT1 polymorphisms on the cognition effects induced by active maternal smoking during pregnancy...
  18. doi request reprint Past medical conditions and K-ras mutations in pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma: a hypothesis-generating study
    Marta Crous-Bou
    Clinical and Molecular Epidemiology of Cancer Unit, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica IMIM, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Carrer del Dr Aiguader 88, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
    Cancer Causes Control 20:591-9. 2009
    ..In pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDA) evidence on the etiopathogenic role of past medical conditions in the occurrence and persistence of K-ras mutations is scant...
  19. pmc Gene expression of desaturase (FADS1 and FADS2) and Elongase (ELOVL5) enzymes in peripheral blood: association with polyunsaturated fatty acid levels and atopic eczema in 4-year-old children
    Aida Maribel Chisaguano
    Department of Nutrition and Food Science, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain Ciber Fisiopatología de la Obesidad y Nutrición CIBERobn, Instituto de Salud Carlos III ISCIII, Spanish Government, Madrid, Spain
    PLoS ONE 8:e78245. 2013
    ..We analyzed whether mRNA-expression of genes encoding key enzymes of LC-PUFA synthesis (FADS1, FADS2 and ELOVL5) is associated with circulating LC-PUFA levels and risk of AE in 4-year-old children...
  20. doi request reprint Lifetime history of alcohol consumption and K-ras mutations in pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma
    Marta Crous-Bou
    Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, Barcelona, Spain
    Environ Mol Mutagen 50:421-30. 2009
    ..We analyzed the relation between lifetime consumption of alcohol and mutations in codon 12 of the K-ras oncogene in patients with PDA...