Torkjel M Sandanger

Summary

Affiliation: Norwegian Institute for Air Research
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Perfluorinated compounds in delivering women from south central Vietnam
    Charlotta Rylander
    Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, 9037, Tromsø, Norway
    J Environ Monit 11:2002-8. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Plasma concentrations of parabens in postmenopausal women and self-reported use of personal care products: the NOWAC postgenome study
    Torkjel M Sandanger
    Norwegian Institute for Air Research, Fram Centre, Tromsø, Norway
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 21:595-600. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Change in levels of persistent organic pollutants in human plasma after consumption of a traditional northern Norwegian fish dish-mølje (cod, cod liver, cod liver oil and hard roe)
    Torkjel M Sandanger
    Norwegian Institute for Air Research, The Polar Environmental Centre, NO 9296 Tromsø, Norway
    J Environ Monit 5:160-5. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Levels of persistent organic pollutants (POPs) in a coastal northern Norwegian population with high fish-liver intake
    T M Sandanger
    Norwegian Institute for Air Research, Polar Environmental Centre, Tromsø, Norway
    J Environ Monit 8:552-7. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Analysis of HO-PCBs and PCP in blood plasma from individuals with high PCB exposure living on the Chukotka Peninsula in the Russian Arctic
    Torkjel M Sandanger
    Norwegian Institute for Air Research, The Polar Environmental Centre, 9296 Tromso, Norway
    J Environ Monit 6:758-65. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Human plasma levels of POPs, and diet among native people from Uelen, Chukotka
    Torkjel M Sandanger
    Norwegian Institute for Air Research, The Polar Environmental Centre, 9296 Tromsø, Norway
    J Environ Monit 5:689-96. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Persistent organic pollutants in plasma of delivering women from Arkhangelsk
    Torkjel M Sandanger
    Norwegian Institute for Air Research, The Polar Environmental Centre, NO 9296, Tromsø, Norway
    Sci Total Environ 306:171-8. 2003
  8. pmc Persistent organic pollutants in meat, liver, tallow and bone marrow from semi-domesticated reindeer (Rangifer tarandus tarandus L.) in Northern Norway
    Ammar Ali Hassan
    Centre for Sami Health Research, Department of Community Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences University of Tromsø, N 9037, Tromsø, Norway
    Acta Vet Scand 55:57. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Regional variation in pesticide concentrations in plasma of delivering women residing in rural Indian Ocean coastal regions of South Africa
    Kalavati R Channa
    Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway
    J Environ Monit 14:2952-60. 2012
  10. pmc The Northern Norway mother-and-child contaminant cohort study: implementation, population characteristics and summary of dietary findings
    Anna Sofia Veyhe
    Department of Community Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway
    Int J Circumpolar Health 71:18644. 2012

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Perfluorinated compounds in delivering women from south central Vietnam
    Charlotta Rylander
    Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, 9037, Tromsø, Norway
    J Environ Monit 11:2002-8. 2009
    ..This is considerably higher than reported in other studies from Europe and Australia and may indicate differences in exposure sources between countries, or differences in exposure time and persistency of the different isomers...
  2. doi request reprint Plasma concentrations of parabens in postmenopausal women and self-reported use of personal care products: the NOWAC postgenome study
    Torkjel M Sandanger
    Norwegian Institute for Air Research, Fram Centre, Tromsø, Norway
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 21:595-600. 2011
    ..These findings clearly emphasize the need to study potential health effects in the general population...
  3. ncbi request reprint Change in levels of persistent organic pollutants in human plasma after consumption of a traditional northern Norwegian fish dish-mølje (cod, cod liver, cod liver oil and hard roe)
    Torkjel M Sandanger
    Norwegian Institute for Air Research, The Polar Environmental Centre, NO 9296 Tromsø, Norway
    J Environ Monit 5:160-5. 2003
    ..To obtain reliable data on human levels of POPs it is, on the basis of these findings, recommended that blood samples should be collected from fasting individuals and both wet-weight and lipid-weight levels should be reported...
  4. ncbi request reprint Levels of persistent organic pollutants (POPs) in a coastal northern Norwegian population with high fish-liver intake
    T M Sandanger
    Norwegian Institute for Air Research, Polar Environmental Centre, Tromsø, Norway
    J Environ Monit 8:552-7. 2006
    ..Age and gender remain the strongest predictors of plasma levels of POPs in this study whereas fish liver intake was not significantly associated with the POPs...
  5. ncbi request reprint Analysis of HO-PCBs and PCP in blood plasma from individuals with high PCB exposure living on the Chukotka Peninsula in the Russian Arctic
    Torkjel M Sandanger
    Norwegian Institute for Air Research, The Polar Environmental Centre, 9296 Tromso, Norway
    J Environ Monit 6:758-65. 2004
    ..7, p < 0.01). The median sum HO-PCBs (10 congeners) was 5920 pg g(-1) plasma with 4-HO-CB 107 as the dominating congener (median: 1670 pg g(-1) plasma). The median PCP level was measured at 642 pg g(-1) plasma...
  6. ncbi request reprint Human plasma levels of POPs, and diet among native people from Uelen, Chukotka
    Torkjel M Sandanger
    Norwegian Institute for Air Research, The Polar Environmental Centre, 9296 Tromsø, Norway
    J Environ Monit 5:689-96. 2003
    ..Transportation of beta-HCH by ocean currents through the Bering Strait into the Arctic Ocean or regional point sources might explain these elevated levels...
  7. ncbi request reprint Persistent organic pollutants in plasma of delivering women from Arkhangelsk
    Torkjel M Sandanger
    Norwegian Institute for Air Research, The Polar Environmental Centre, NO 9296, Tromsø, Norway
    Sci Total Environ 306:171-8. 2003
    ..53 microg/l. The elevated levels of beta-HCH and p,p'-DDT as well as a low DDE/DDT ratio is a strong indication of fresh and maybe local sources in this area...
  8. pmc Persistent organic pollutants in meat, liver, tallow and bone marrow from semi-domesticated reindeer (Rangifer tarandus tarandus L.) in Northern Norway
    Ammar Ali Hassan
    Centre for Sami Health Research, Department of Community Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences University of Tromsø, N 9037, Tromsø, Norway
    Acta Vet Scand 55:57. 2013
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  9. doi request reprint Regional variation in pesticide concentrations in plasma of delivering women residing in rural Indian Ocean coastal regions of South Africa
    Kalavati R Channa
    Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway
    J Environ Monit 14:2952-60. 2012
    ..The high levels of γ-HCH and endosulfan in maternal plasma samples in site 3 indicate the current and on-going exposure, which is of great concern for reproductive health and prenatal exposure...
  10. pmc The Northern Norway mother-and-child contaminant cohort study: implementation, population characteristics and summary of dietary findings
    Anna Sofia Veyhe
    Department of Community Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway
    Int J Circumpolar Health 71:18644. 2012
    ..To describe the essential features of a new Northern Norway mother-and-child contaminant cohort study called MISA, including its rationale, content, implementation and selected findings (mostly dietary)...
  11. doi request reprint Plasma concentrations of cyclic volatile methylsiloxanes (cVMS) in pregnant and postmenopausal Norwegian women and self-reported use of personal care products (PCPs)
    Linda Hanssen
    Department of Community Medicine, University of Tromso, NO 9037 Tromso, Norway
    Environ Int 51:82-7. 2013
    ..There was no significant correlation between the concentrations of D4 and the reported total body cream use. Sampling time (2005 versus 2009) and age of the donors could explain the differences between the two cohorts...
  12. pmc Level of selected toxic elements in meat, liver, tallow and bone marrow of young semi-domesticated reindeer (Rangifer tarandus tarandus L.) from Northern Norway
    Ammar Ali Hassan
    Centre for Sami Health Research, Department of Community Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway
    Int J Circumpolar Health 71:1-7. 2012
    ..The correlations between concentrations in meat and liver, as well as the use of the latter as an indicator for toxic elements in meat, were also investigated...
  13. doi request reprint Prenatal exposure to DDT in malaria endemic region following indoor residual spraying and in non-malaria coastal regions of South Africa
    Kalavati Channa
    Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway
    Sci Total Environ 429:183-90. 2012
    ..Furthermore, findings of this study will form a base for further investigation of foetal exposure to pollutants...
  14. pmc Consumption of lean fish reduces the risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus: a prospective population based cohort study of Norwegian women
    Charlotta Rylander
    Department of Community Medicine, UiT The Arctic University of Norway, Tromsø, Norway
    PLoS ONE 9:e89845. 2014
    ..The effects of fish consumption and n-3 fatty acids on type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) have recently been debated...
  15. pmc Plasma concentrations of selected organobromine compounds and polychlorinated biphenyls in postmenopausal women of Québec, Canada
    Torkjel M Sandanger
    Unite de Recherche en Sante publique, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Québec and Université Laval, Quebec, Quebec, Canada
    Environ Health Perspect 115:1429-34. 2007
    ..Brominated flame retardants, especially polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs), have been widely used in North America, but little is known about the level of exposure of human populations to these compounds...