Benjamin C Blount

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Impact of cigarette smoking on volatile organic compound (VOC) blood levels in the U.S. population: NHANES 2003-2004
    David M Chambers
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Environmental Health, Atlanta, GA 30341, United States
    Environ Int 37:1321-8. 2011
  2. pmc Exogenous and endogenous determinants of blood trihalomethane levels after showering
    Lorraine C Backer
    National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Chamblee, GA 30341, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:57-63. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Perchlorate, nitrate, and iodide intake through tap water
    Benjamin C Blount
    Division of Laboratory Sciences, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, United States
    Environ Sci Technol 44:9564-70. 2010
  4. pmc Perchlorate exposure and dose estimates in infants
    Liza Valentin-Blasini
    Division of Laboratory Sciences, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 45:4127-32. 2011
  5. pmc Perinatal exposure to perchlorate. thiocyanate, and nitrate in New Jersey mothers and newborns
    Benjamin C Blount
    Division of Laboratory Sciences, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 43:7543-9. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Quantification of 31 volatile organic compounds in whole blood using solid-phase microextraction and gas chromatography-mass spectrometry
    Benjamin C Blount
    Division of Laboratory Sciences, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 832:292-301. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Perchlorate exposure from infant formula and comparisons with the perchlorate reference dose
    Joshua G Schier
    Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 20:281-7. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Picogram measurement of volatile n-alkanes (n-hexane through n-dodecane) in blood using solid-phase microextraction to assess nonoccupational petroleum-based fuel exposure
    David M Chambers
    Division of Laboratory Sciences, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Anal Chem 80:4666-74. 2008
  9. doi request reprint The influence of physicochemical properties on the internal dose of trihalomethanes in humans following a controlled showering exposure
    Lalith K Silva
    Division of Laboratory Sciences, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 23:39-45. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Quantification of fuel oxygenate ethers in human blood using solid-phase microextraction coupled with gas chromatography-high-resolution mass spectrometry
    Lalith K Silva
    Division of Laboratory Sciences, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Anal Toxicol 32:273-80. 2008

Detail Information

Publications45

  1. doi request reprint Impact of cigarette smoking on volatile organic compound (VOC) blood levels in the U.S. population: NHANES 2003-2004
    David M Chambers
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Environmental Health, Atlanta, GA 30341, United States
    Environ Int 37:1321-8. 2011
    ..S. population, as well as the necessity of determining smoking status and factors affecting dose (e.g., CPD, time since last cigarette) in assessments involving BTEXS exposure...
  2. pmc Exogenous and endogenous determinants of blood trihalomethane levels after showering
    Lorraine C Backer
    National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Chamblee, GA 30341, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:57-63. 2008
    ..Increases in blood THM levels among subjects who showered or bathed were variable, with increased levels tending to cluster in two groups...
  3. doi request reprint Perchlorate, nitrate, and iodide intake through tap water
    Benjamin C Blount
    Division of Laboratory Sciences, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, United States
    Environ Sci Technol 44:9564-70. 2010
    ..adults. This perchlorate exposure dose from tap water is relatively small compared to the total perchlorate exposure dose previously characterized for the U.S. adults (median 64 ng/kg-day) and the U.S. EPA reference dose (700 ng/kg-day)...
  4. pmc Perchlorate exposure and dose estimates in infants
    Liza Valentin-Blasini
    Division of Laboratory Sciences, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 45:4127-32. 2011
    ..Further research is needed to see whether these perchlorate intake doses lead to any health effects...
  5. pmc Perinatal exposure to perchlorate. thiocyanate, and nitrate in New Jersey mothers and newborns
    Benjamin C Blount
    Division of Laboratory Sciences, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 43:7543-9. 2009
    ..In this panel of healthy infants, we found no association between cord blood levels of these anions and newborn weight length, and head circumference...
  6. ncbi request reprint Quantification of 31 volatile organic compounds in whole blood using solid-phase microextraction and gas chromatography-mass spectrometry
    Benjamin C Blount
    Division of Laboratory Sciences, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 832:292-301. 2006
    ..12 microg/L, with linear calibration curves spanning three orders of magnitude. The improved throughput of this method will enable us to expand biomonitoring efforts to assess nonoccupational VOC exposure in large epidemiological studies...
  7. doi request reprint Perchlorate exposure from infant formula and comparisons with the perchlorate reference dose
    Joshua G Schier
    Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 20:281-7. 2010
    ..The perchlorate RfD may be exceeded when certain bovine milk-based PIFs are ingested and/or when PIFs are reconstituted with perchlorate-contaminated water...
  8. ncbi request reprint Picogram measurement of volatile n-alkanes (n-hexane through n-dodecane) in blood using solid-phase microextraction to assess nonoccupational petroleum-based fuel exposure
    David M Chambers
    Division of Laboratory Sciences, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Anal Chem 80:4666-74. 2008
    ..n-Hexane levels above the method detection limit were, however, found in 1.3% of the samples...
  9. doi request reprint The influence of physicochemical properties on the internal dose of trihalomethanes in humans following a controlled showering exposure
    Lalith K Silva
    Division of Laboratory Sciences, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 23:39-45. 2013
    ..The physicochemical properties (volatility, partition coefficients, and Henry's law constant) are useful parameters for predicting THM movement between matrices and understanding THM exposure during showering...
  10. ncbi request reprint Quantification of fuel oxygenate ethers in human blood using solid-phase microextraction coupled with gas chromatography-high-resolution mass spectrometry
    Lalith K Silva
    Division of Laboratory Sciences, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Anal Toxicol 32:273-80. 2008
    ..7 to 5.4%) and accuracy (96-100%). This method provides a means to assess fuel oxygenate exposure and study the potential relationship between exposure and adverse health outcomes...
  11. doi request reprint Perchlorate, nitrate, thiocyanate, and iodide levels in chicken feed, water, and eggs from three farms
    Benjamin C Blount
    Division of Laboratory Sciences, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 56:10709-15. 2008
    ..225). From these findings it was concluded that, although chickens secrete perchlorate in eggs, eggs do not appear to be a significant source of perchlorate exposure for adults in the United States...
  12. ncbi request reprint Urinary perchlorate as a measure of dietary and drinking water exposure in a representative sample of the United States population 2001-2008
    Fiona K Lau
    Division of Laboratory Sciences, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Environmental Health, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 23:207-14. 2013
    ..In a nationally representative sample of the United States 6-84 YO, diet and tap water contributed significantly to urinary perchlorate, with diet contributing substantially more than tap water...
  13. ncbi request reprint Quantification of iodide and sodium-iodide symporter inhibitors in human urine using ion chromatography tandem mass spectrometry
    Liza Valentin-Blasini
    Division of Laboratory Sciences, National Center for Environmental Health, CDC, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Chromatogr A 1155:40-6. 2007
    ..Measurement of these four toxicologically-related analytes in one assay will provide useful information for assessing potential linkage between exposure and health effects...
  14. doi request reprint Simultaneous analysis of 28 urinary VOC metabolites using ultra high performance liquid chromatography coupled with electrospray ionization tandem mass spectrometry (UPLC-ESI/MSMS)
    K Udeni Alwis
    National Center for Environmental Health, Division of Laboratory Sciences, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Anal Chim Acta 750:152-60. 2012
    ..0001) correlations between serum cotinine and most of the tobacco-related biomarkers measured. These findings confirm that this method can effectively quantify urinary VOC metabolites in a population exposed to volatile organics...
  15. ncbi request reprint Identification and elimination of polysiloxane curing agent interference encountered in the quantification of low-picogram per milliliter methyl tert-butyl ether in blood by solid-phase microextraction headspace analysis
    David M Chambers
    Division of Laboratory Sciences, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Anal Chem 77:2912-9. 2005
    ..e., <0.2 ng/septa) by additional processing. Performance achieved with this sample preparation approach is demonstrated using a mass spectrometry-based method to quantify blood MTBE levels in the low-ppt range...
  16. ncbi request reprint Measurement of trihalomethanes and methyl tert-butyl ether in whole blood using gas chromatography with high-resolution mass spectrometry
    Michael A Bonin
    Division of Laboratory Sciences, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Anal Toxicol 29:81-9. 2005
    ..3 to 2.4 ng/L, with linear ranges of three orders of magnitude. This method proved adequate for measuring the THMs and MTBE in most blood samples tested from a diverse U.S. reference population...
  17. ncbi request reprint Methodology for collecting, storing, and analyzing human milk for volatile organic compounds
    Benjamin C Blount
    US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Laboratory Sciences, National Center for Environmental Health, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Environ Monit 12:1265-73. 2010
    ..170 ng mL(-1); tetrachloroethylene, 0.165 ng mL(-1); o-xylene, 0.159 ng mL(-1); ethylbenzene, 0.0149 ng mL(-1); styrene, 0.129 ng mL(-1); benzene, 0.080 ng mL(-1); chloroform, 0.030 ng mL(-1); and methyl-tert-butyl ether, 0.016 ng mL(-1)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Method for quantifying nitromethane in blood as a potential biomarker of halonitromethane exposure
    K Udeni Alwis
    Division of Laboratory Sciences, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 42:2522-7. 2008
    ..It can also be used to study the health impact from exposure to nitromethane and halonitromethanes in occupational environments and to assess trichloronitromethane (chloropicrin) exposure in chemical terrorism investigations...
  19. ncbi request reprint Measurement of trihalomethanes and methyl tertiary-butyl ether in tap water using solid-phase microextraction GC-MS
    Frederick L Cardinali
    Division of Laboratory Sciences, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Chromatogr Sci 42:200-6. 2004
    ..THMs are stable for extended periods in tap water samples after quenching of residual chlorine and buffering to pH 6.5, thus enabling larger epidemiologic field studies with simplified sample collection protocols...
  20. pmc Urinary perchlorate and thyroid hormone levels in adolescent and adult men and women living in the United States
    Benjamin C Blount
    Division of Laboratory Sciences, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:1865-71. 2006
    ..Perchlorate is commonly found in the environment and known to inhibit thyroid function at high doses. Assessing the potential effect of low-level exposure to perchlorate on thyroid function is an area of ongoing research...
  21. ncbi request reprint Quantification of dichloroiodomethane and bromochloroiodomethane in human blood by solid-phase microextraction coupled with gas chromatography-high-resolution mass spectrometry
    Lalith K Silva
    Division of Laboratory Sciences, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Anal Toxicol 30:670-8. 2006
    ..This selective, sensitive, and rapid method will help to assess human exposure to iodo-THMs and to study potential associations between exposure and adverse health outcomes...
  22. ncbi request reprint Perchlorate exposure of the US Population, 2001-2002
    Benjamin C Blount
    Division of Laboratory Sciences, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 17:400-7. 2007
    ..These data provide the first population-based assessment of the magnitude and prevalence of perchlorate exposure in the US...
  23. ncbi request reprint Biomonitoring as a method for assessing exposure to perchlorate
    Benjamin C Blount
    Division of Laboratory Sciences, National Center for Environmental Health, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Thyroid 17:837-41. 2007
    ..Individual biomarker data can subsequently be compared with individual thyroid function data to better evaluate potential linkage between ClO(4)(-) exposure and health...
  24. pmc Investigating childhood leukemia in Churchill County, Nevada
    Carol S Rubin
    National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 115:151-7. 2007
    ..Considering the county population and statewide cancer rate, fewer than two cases would be expected...
  25. ncbi request reprint Changes in blood trihalomethane concentrations resulting from differences in water quality and water use activities
    David L Ashley
    Emergency Response and Air Toxicants Branch, Division of Laboratory Sciences, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Arch Environ Occup Health 60:7-15. 2005
    ..Further studies will focus on variables in these activities that can alter exposure...
  26. ncbi request reprint Urinary and serum concentrations of seven phytoestrogens in a human reference population subset
    Liza Valentin-Blasini
    National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 13:276-82. 2003
    ..Determination of phytoestrogen concentrations in large study populations will give a better insight into the actual dietary exposure to these biologically active compounds in the US population...
  27. doi request reprint Quantitation of urinary volatile nitrosamines from exposure to tobacco smoke
    Tiffany H Seyler
    Tobacco and Volatiles Branch, Division of Laboratory Sciences, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Anal Toxicol 37:195-202. 2013
    ..Among 100 smokers and nonsmokers, the levels of three analytes (N-nitrosodimethylamine, N-nitrosomethylethylamine and N-nitrosopiperidine) were significantly higher in smokers than nonsmokers (p < 0.05)...
  28. ncbi request reprint Analysis of perchlorate in human urine using ion chromatography and electrospray tandem mass spectrometry
    Liza Valentin-Blasini
    Division of Laboratory Sciences, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Anal Chem 77:2475-81. 2005
    ..025 to 100 ng/mL. This selective, sensitive, and rapid method will help elucidate any potential associations between human exposure to low levels of perchlorate and adverse health effects...
  29. doi request reprint Analysis of perchlorate in dried blood spots using ion chromatography and tandem mass spectrometry
    Samaret M Otero-Santos
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Environmental Health, Division of Laboratory Sciences, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Anal Chem 81:1931-6. 2009
    ..88 ng/mL. Such data support the utility of this method to quantify perchlorate levels in DBS samples. Applying this method to analyze neonatal DBS will improve perchlorate exposure assessments of this susceptible population...
  30. ncbi request reprint An improved approach for accurate quantitation of benzene, toluene, ethylbenzene, xylene, and styrene in blood
    David M Chambers
    Division of Laboratory Sciences, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Anal Chem 78:5375-83. 2006
    ..A relatively unbiased method, as such, will help elucidate any potential associations between adverse health effects and human exposure to low levels of BTEXS...
  31. ncbi request reprint Measurement of fuel oxygenates in tap water using solid-phase microextraction gas chromatography-mass spectrometry
    Frederick L Cardinali
    Division of Laboratory Sciences, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Chromatogr Sci 46:381-7. 2008
    ..The improved throughput and sensitivity of this method will enable large epidemiologic field studies of the prevalence and magnitude of exposure to alkyl ether fuel oxygenates in the general population...
  32. ncbi request reprint Validation of a LC-MS/MS Method for Quantifying Urinary Nicotine, Six Nicotine Metabolites and the Minor Tobacco Alkaloids-Anatabine and Anabasine-in Smokers' Urine
    James E McGuffey
    Tobacco and Volatiles Branch, Division of Laboratory Sciences, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e101816. 2014
    ..Simplicity, low cost, low maintenance combined with high mean metabolite recovery (76-99%), specificity, accuracy (0-10% bias) and reproducibility (2-9% C.V.) make this method ideal for large high through-put studies. ..
  33. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous analysis of 22 volatile organic compounds in cigarette smoke using gas sampling bags for high-throughput solid-phase microextraction
    Maureen M Sampson
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, United States
    Anal Chem 86:7088-95. 2014
    ..This method provides an accurate and robust means to quantify VOCs in cigarette smoke spanning a range of yields that is sufficient to characterize smoke exposure estimates. ..
  34. ncbi request reprint Pendrin mediates uptake of perchlorate in a mammalian in vitro system
    Roberta Attanasio
    Department of Biology, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Chemosphere 84:1484-8. 2011
    ..The ability of perchlorate to compete with iodide for uptake by both basal and apical transporters may increase the potential of perturbation of thyroid homeostasis and therefore the estimated risk posed to susceptible human populations...
  35. pmc Outbreaks of short-incubation ocular and respiratory illness following exposure to indoor swimming pools
    Anna B Bowen
    Enteric Diseases Epidemiology Branch, National Center for Zoonotic, Vector borne and Enteric Disease, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333 USA
    Environ Health Perspect 115:267-71. 2007
    ..Chlorination destroys pathogens in swimming pool water, but by-products of chlorination can cause human illness. We investigated outbreaks of ocular and respiratory symptoms associated with chlorinated indoor swimming pools at two hotels...
  36. doi request reprint Simultaneous determination of six mercapturic acid metabolites of volatile organic compounds in human urine
    Yan S Ding
    Emergency Response and Air Toxicants Branch, Division of Laboratory Sciences, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, NE, Mailstop F 47, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Chem Res Toxicol 22:1018-25. 2009
    ..4, 839.7, 10.2, 509.7, 2.2, and 0.9 microg/g creatinine, respectively. All VOC MAs measured were higher among smokers than among nonsmokers, with the exception of MHBMA...
  37. ncbi request reprint Disposition of bromodichloromethane in humans following oral and dermal exposure
    Teresa L Leavens
    U S EPA, Office of Research and Development ORD, National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory NHEERL, Human Studies Division, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Toxicol Sci 99:432-45. 2007
    ..These data will facilitate development and validation of physiologically based pharmacokinetic models for BDCM in humans...
  38. doi request reprint Thyroid-stimulating hormone increases active transport of perchlorate into thyroid cells
    Neil Tran
    Endocrine Research Laboratory, Veterans Affairs Medical Center West Los Angeles, University of California Los Angeles School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 294:E802-6. 2008
    ..Even the highest concentration of perchlorate (100 microM) did not inhibit cell proliferation after 72 h of incubation. In conclusion, perchlorate is actively transported into thyroid cells and does not inhibit cell proliferation...
  39. pmc Changes in breath trihalomethane levels resulting from household water-use activities
    Sydney M Gordon
    Battelle Memorial Institute, 505 King Avenue, Columbus, OH 43201, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:514-21. 2006
    ..Future studies will address the effects that changes in these common water-use activities may have on exposure...
  40. ncbi request reprint Effects of six months of daily low-dose perchlorate exposure on thyroid function in healthy volunteers
    Lewis E Braverman
    Boston University Medical Center, 88 East Newton Street, Evans 201, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 91:2721-4. 2006
    ..S. drinking water supplies at levels ranging from 4 to 200 microg/liter as well as in agricultural products. Perchlorate is known to be a competitive inhibitor of iodine uptake by the thyroid through the sodium-iodide symporter...
  41. ncbi request reprint Gestational exposure to high perchlorate concentrations in drinking water and neonatal thyroxine levels
    Yona Amitai
    Department of Mother, Child, and Adolescent Health, Jerusalem, Israel
    Thyroid 17:843-50. 2007
    ..To assess the effect of gestational perchlorate exposure through drinking water on neonatal thyroxine (T(4))...
  42. ncbi request reprint Estimates of exposures to perchlorate from consumption of human milk, dairy milk, and water, and comparison to current reference dose
    Cal Baier-Anderson
    Division of Environmental Epidemiology and Toxicology, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland, School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 69:319-30. 2006
    ..However, it is anticipated that these exposure estimates and comparison with the current reference dose will stimulate dialogue and research that will advance the risk assessment for perchlorate...
  43. ncbi request reprint Perchlorate in dairy milk. Comparison of Japan versus the United States
    Jason V Dyke
    Departments of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas 79409 1061, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 41:88-92. 2007
    ..4 +/-2.7 microg/L, n = 54), which are higher on average than those found in U.S. dairy milk samples reported by a 2004 Food and Drug Administration (FDA) study (5.9+/-1.8 microg/L, n= 104)...
  44. ncbi request reprint Breast milk iodine and perchlorate concentrations in lactating Boston-area women
    Elizabeth N Pearce
    Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Nutrition, Boston Medical Center and Boston University School of Medicine, 88 East Newton Street, Evans 201, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:1673-7. 2007
    ..Breastfed infants rely on adequate maternal dietary iodine intake...
  45. ncbi request reprint Use of a physiologically based pharmacokinetic model to identify exposures consistent with human biomonitoring data for chloroform
    Yu Mei Tan
    Center for Human Health Assessment, CIIT Centers for Health Research, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 69:1727-56. 2006
    ..Lastly, the model was used in a reverse dosimetry approach to estimate distributions of exposure consistent with concentrations of chloroform measured in human blood and exhaled breath...