Affiliation: Norwegian Institute of Public Health
- Levels of hexachlorobenzene (HCB) in breast milk in relation to birth weight in a Norwegian cohortMerete Eggesbø
Department of Genes and Environment, Division of Epidemiology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, P O Box 4404, Nydalen, N 0403 Oslo, Norway
Environ Res 109:559-66. 2009..However, its potential for reproductive toxicity in humans exposed to background levels has not been fully evaluated. Here we examined the association between maternal levels of HCB and their infants' birth weight...
- Development of gut microbiota in infants not exposed to medical interventionsMerete Eggesbø
Department of Genes and Environment, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
APMIS 119:17-35. 2011..Novel information of the undisturbed composition of early gut microbiota in babies is presented...
- Associations between brominated flame retardants in human milk and thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) in neonatesMerete Eggesbø
Department of Genes and Environment, Division of Epidemiology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, PO Box 4404 Nydalen, N 0403 Oslo, Norway
Environ Res 111:737-43. 2011..However, few reports on newborns have been published to date...
- Novel developmental analyses identify longitudinal patterns of early gut microbiota that affect infant growthRichard A White
Department of Genes and Environment, Division of Epidemiology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
PLoS Comput Biol 9:e1003042. 2013....
- Fish intake during pregnancy, fetal growth, and gestational length in 19 European birth cohort studiesVasiliki Leventakou
Department of Social Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Crete, Heraklion, Greece VL, TR, and LC the Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Spain DM, MC, JS, MK, and MV the Hospital del Mar Medical Research Institute, Barcelona, Spain DM, MC, JS, MK, and MV the Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Predictive Medicine and Public Health and Cardiovascular Research and Development Unit, University of Porto Medical School, Porto, Portugal HB and AO the Public Health Institute, University of Porto, Portugal HB and AO the Department for Genes and Environment ME and Department of Chronic Diseases HS, Division of Epidemiology, and the Division of Environmental Medicine A LB, MH, and HMH, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway the Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Epidemiología y Salud Pública, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain MC, M Murcia, JS, MK, Department of Pharmacy
Am J Clin Nutr 99:506-16. 2014..Fish is a rich source of essential nutrients for fetal development, but in contrast, it is also a well-known route of exposure to environmental pollutants...
- Determinants of brominated flame retardants in breast milk from a large scale Norwegian studyCathrine Thomsen
Department of Analytical Chemistry, Division of Environmental Medicine, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, P O Box 4404 Nydalen, NO 0403 Oslo, Norway
Environ Int 36:68-74. 2010..Our results show that sources other than the diet are important for the variability seen in breast milk BFR concentrations and that exposure from the indoor atmosphere should be emphasized in future studies...
- Is delivery by cesarean section a risk factor for food allergy?Merete Eggesbø
Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology, Oslo, Norway
J Allergy Clin Immunol 112:420-6. 2003..Cesarean delivery might delay the colonization of the newborn intestine. A delayed or aberrant colonization process has been offered as an explanation for the increase in allergic diseases...
- Prenatal exposure to DDE and PCB 153 and respiratory health in early childhood: a meta-analysisMireia Gascon
From the aCentre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Spain bCIBER Epidemiología y Salud Pública, Spain cIMIM Hospital del Mar Medical Research Institute, Barcelona, Spain dUniversitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain eUniversity of Valencia, Spain fCenter for Public Health Research CSISP FISABIO, Valencia, Spain gSubdirección de Salud Pública de Gipuzkoa, Departamento de Sanidad del Gobierno Vasco, Spain hBiodonostia, Donostia Ospitalea, Donostia San Sebastian, Basque Country, Spain iDepartment of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Copenhagen University Hospital Bispebjerg, Copenhagen, Denmark jDepartment of Social Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Crete, Heraklion, Greece kINSERM, U1085 Irset, University of Rennes I, Rennes, France lNorwegian Institute of Public Division of Epidemiology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway mEnvironmental Risk and Health, Flemish Institute for Technological Research VITO, Mol, Belgium nNational Institute for Health and Welfare, Department of Environmental Health, Chemical Exposure Unit, Finland oRuhr University Bochum, Department of Hygiene, USA
Epidemiology 25:544-53. 2014..We studied the association between prenatal exposure to dichlorodiphenyldichloroethylene (DDE) and polychlorinated biphenyl 153 (PCB 153) and children's respiratory health in European birth cohorts...
- Early feeding and risk of celiac disease in a prospective birth cohortKetil Størdal
Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Pb 4404 Nydalen, 0403 Oslo, Norway
Pediatrics 132:e1202-9. 2013..We aimed to study the effect of age of gluten introduction on the risk of CD, adjusting for continued breastfeeding...