Maria Dusinska

Summary

Affiliation: Norwegian Institute for Air Research
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The comet assay in human biomonitoring: gene-environment interactions
    Maria Dusinska
    Centre for Ecological Economics, Norwegian Institute of Air Research NILU, Kjeller, Norway
    Mutagenesis 23:191-205. 2008
  2. pmc Associations between environmental factors and incidence of cutaneous melanoma. Review
    Katarina Volkovova
    Slovak Medical University, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Environ Health 11:S12. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Impact of agglomeration and different dispersions of titanium dioxide nanoparticles on the human related in vitro cytotoxicity and genotoxicity
    Zuzana Magdolenova
    Health Effects Laboratory, NILU, PO Box 100, 2027 Kjeller, Norway
    J Environ Monit 14:455-64. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Mechanisms of genotoxicity. A review of in vitro and in vivo studies with engineered nanoparticles
    Zuzana Magdolenova
    NILU Norwegian Institute for Air Research, MILK, Health Effects Laboratory, Kjeller, Norway
    Nanotoxicology 8:233-78. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Screening for potential hazard effects from four nitramines on human eye and skin
    Lise Marie Fjellsbø
    Health Effects Laboratory, Department of Environmental Chemistry, NILU Norwegian Institute for Air Research, Instituttveien 18, Kjeller, Norway
    Toxicol In Vitro 27:1205-10. 2013
  6. pmc Approaches to integrated monitoring for environmental health impact assessment
    Hai Ying Liu
    NILU Norwegian Institute for Air Research, Instituttveien 18, 2027, Kjeller, Norway
    Environ Health 11:88. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Toxicological aspects for nanomaterial in humans
    Maria Dusinska
    NILU, CEE, Health Effects Group, Kjeller, Norway
    Methods Mol Biol 948:1-12. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Are glutathione S transferases involved in DNA damage signalling? Interactions with DNA damage and repair revealed from molecular epidemiology studies
    Maria Dusinska
    Norwegian Institute for Air Research, Kjeller, Norway
    Mutat Res 736:130-7. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Occupational exposure to mineral fibres. Biomarkers of oxidative damage and antioxidant defence and associations with DNA damage and repair
    Marta Staruchova
    Research Base of Slovak Medical University, Limbova 12, 833 03 Bratislava, Slovakia
    Mutagenesis 23:249-60. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Genetic polymorphisms and possible gene-gene interactions in metabolic and DNA repair genes: effects on DNA damage
    Alessio Naccarati
    Inst Exper Medicine, Acad Sci of the Czech Republic, Videnska 1083, 14200 Prague 4, Czech Republic
    Mutat Res 593:22-31. 2006

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Publications12

  1. doi request reprint The comet assay in human biomonitoring: gene-environment interactions
    Maria Dusinska
    Centre for Ecological Economics, Norwegian Institute of Air Research NILU, Kjeller, Norway
    Mutagenesis 23:191-205. 2008
    ..The information obtained could lead to individual advice on lifestyle changes to promote health and especially on relative risks of genotoxic exposure to environmental pollution...
  2. pmc Associations between environmental factors and incidence of cutaneous melanoma. Review
    Katarina Volkovova
    Slovak Medical University, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Environ Health 11:S12. 2012
    ..Cutaneous melanoma is one of the most serious skin cancers. It is caused by neural crest-derived melanocytes - pigmented cells normally present in the epidermis and, sometimes, in the dermis...
  3. doi request reprint Impact of agglomeration and different dispersions of titanium dioxide nanoparticles on the human related in vitro cytotoxicity and genotoxicity
    Zuzana Magdolenova
    Health Effects Laboratory, NILU, PO Box 100, 2027 Kjeller, Norway
    J Environ Monit 14:455-64. 2012
    ..It is important, when assessing the hazard associated with NPs, to establish standard testing procedures and thorough strategies to consider the diverse conditions relevant to possible exposures...
  4. ncbi request reprint Mechanisms of genotoxicity. A review of in vitro and in vivo studies with engineered nanoparticles
    Zuzana Magdolenova
    NILU Norwegian Institute for Air Research, MILK, Health Effects Laboratory, Kjeller, Norway
    Nanotoxicology 8:233-78. 2014
    ..We describe advantages and potential problems with different methods and suggest the need for appropriate methodologies to be used for investigation of genotoxic effects of NPs, in vitro and in vivo...
  5. doi request reprint Screening for potential hazard effects from four nitramines on human eye and skin
    Lise Marie Fjellsbø
    Health Effects Laboratory, Department of Environmental Chemistry, NILU Norwegian Institute for Air Research, Instituttveien 18, Kjeller, Norway
    Toxicol In Vitro 27:1205-10. 2013
    ..MA-NO2 and MEA-NO2 were tested for skin sensitization and found to be non-sensitizers to the skin. In addition, none of the four test substances was irritant or corrosive to the skin...
  6. pmc Approaches to integrated monitoring for environmental health impact assessment
    Hai Ying Liu
    NILU Norwegian Institute for Air Research, Instituttveien 18, 2027, Kjeller, Norway
    Environ Health 11:88. 2012
    ..Such a framework allows the development of combined monitoring systems that exhibit a large degree of compatibility between countries and regions...
  7. doi request reprint Toxicological aspects for nanomaterial in humans
    Maria Dusinska
    NILU, CEE, Health Effects Group, Kjeller, Norway
    Methods Mol Biol 948:1-12. 2013
    ..However, existing toxicity tests need to be adapted to fit to the unique features related to the nanosized material and appropriate controls and reference material should be considered...
  8. doi request reprint Are glutathione S transferases involved in DNA damage signalling? Interactions with DNA damage and repair revealed from molecular epidemiology studies
    Maria Dusinska
    Norwegian Institute for Air Research, Kjeller, Norway
    Mutat Res 736:130-7. 2012
    ..Our results show that GST polymorphisms and GST activity can apparently influence DNA stability and repair of oxidised bases, suggesting a potential new role for these proteins in DNA damage processing via DNA damage signalling...
  9. doi request reprint Occupational exposure to mineral fibres. Biomarkers of oxidative damage and antioxidant defence and associations with DNA damage and repair
    Marta Staruchova
    Research Base of Slovak Medical University, Limbova 12, 833 03 Bratislava, Slovakia
    Mutagenesis 23:249-60. 2008
    ..Our study supports the idea that there might also be other mechanisms by which antioxidant enzymes (especially GST) protect cells against oxidative DNA damage...
  10. ncbi request reprint Genetic polymorphisms and possible gene-gene interactions in metabolic and DNA repair genes: effects on DNA damage
    Alessio Naccarati
    Inst Exper Medicine, Acad Sci of the Czech Republic, Videnska 1083, 14200 Prague 4, Czech Republic
    Mutat Res 593:22-31. 2006
    ..In conclusion, our results suggest a relation between markers of genotoxicity and polymorphisms in genes coding for xenobiotic metabolizing and DNA repair enzymes as well as a modulating effect of combinations of these polymorphisms...
  11. ncbi request reprint Immunomodulatory effects of mineral fibres in occupationally exposed workers
    Jana Tulinska
    Research Base of the Slovak Medical University, Institute of Preventive and Clinical Medicine, Limbova 12, 833 03 Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    Mutat Res 553:111-24. 2004
    ..Increased levels of proinflammatory cytokines, SAMs, immunoglobulin E and elevated expression of activation markers on eosinophils was found in people with symptoms of hypersensitivity and an elevated inflammatory status...
  12. ncbi request reprint Genetic polymorphisms in DNA repair genes and possible links with DNA repair rates, chromosomal aberrations and single-strand breaks in DNA
    Pavel Vodicka
    Institute of Experimental Medicine, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Videnska 1083, 14200 Prague 4, Czech Republic
    Carcinogenesis 25:757-63. 2004
    ..9, P = 0.010) and XPC polymorphisms (F = 4.2, P = 0.046, MANOVA). Our results from this study suggest that markers of genotoxicity are associated with polymorphisms in genes encoding DNA repair enzymes...