Megan K Horton

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Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Changes in pest infestation levels, self-reported pesticide use, and permethrin exposure during pregnancy after the 2000-2001 U.S. Environmental Protection Agency restriction of organophosphates
    Megan K Williams
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 60 Haven Avenue, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:1681-8. 2008
  2. pmc Characterization of residential pest control products used in inner city communities in New York City
    Megan K Horton
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 21:291-301. 2011
  3. pmc Impact of prenatal exposure to piperonyl butoxide and permethrin on 36-month neurodevelopment
    Megan K Horton
    Sergievsky Center, New York, NY, USA
    Pediatrics 127:e699-706. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Does the home environment and the sex of the child modify the adverse effects of prenatal exposure to chlorpyrifos on child working memory?
    Megan K Horton
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, United States
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 34:534-41. 2012
  5. pmc Predictors of serum concentrations of polybrominated flame retardants among healthy pregnant women in an urban environment: a cross-sectional study
    Megan K Horton
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Environ Health 12:23. 2013
  6. pmc Brain anomalies in children exposed prenatally to a common organophosphate pesticide
    Virginia A Rauh
    Heilbrunn Center for Population and Family Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:7871-6. 2012
  7. pmc Prenatal exposure to pesticide ingredient piperonyl butoxide and childhood cough in an urban cohort
    Bian Liu
    Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 630 West 168 Street, PH8E 101, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Environ Int 48:156-61. 2012

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Publications7

  1. pmc Changes in pest infestation levels, self-reported pesticide use, and permethrin exposure during pregnancy after the 2000-2001 U.S. Environmental Protection Agency restriction of organophosphates
    Megan K Williams
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 60 Haven Avenue, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:1681-8. 2008
    ..The mix of active pesticide ingredients is changing in response to 2000-2001 regulations restricting use of the organophosphorus insecticides chlorpyrifos and diazinon...
  2. pmc Characterization of residential pest control products used in inner city communities in New York City
    Megan K Horton
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 21:291-301. 2011
    ..This survey suggests that certain pyrethroids and non-spray insecticides replaced OPs for pest control in this area. Chlorpyrifos and diazinon have nearly been eliminated from products marketed for residential pest control...
  3. pmc Impact of prenatal exposure to piperonyl butoxide and permethrin on 36-month neurodevelopment
    Megan K Horton
    Sergievsky Center, New York, NY, USA
    Pediatrics 127:e699-706. 2011
    ..Our objective was to explore the association between prenatal exposure to permethrin (a common pyrethroid) and piperonyl butoxide (a pyrethroid synergist) and 36-month neurodevelopment...
  4. doi request reprint Does the home environment and the sex of the child modify the adverse effects of prenatal exposure to chlorpyrifos on child working memory?
    Megan K Horton
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, United States
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 34:534-41. 2012
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first investigation into factors that may inform an intervention strategy to reduce or reverse the cognitive deficits resulting from prenatal CPF exposure...
  5. pmc Predictors of serum concentrations of polybrominated flame retardants among healthy pregnant women in an urban environment: a cross-sectional study
    Megan K Horton
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Environ Health 12:23. 2013
    ..Our objective was to characterize predictors of exposure to PBDEs among a multi-ethnic, low-income cohort of pregnant women enrolled from highly urban communities in New York City between years 2009-2010...
  6. pmc Brain anomalies in children exposed prenatally to a common organophosphate pesticide
    Virginia A Rauh
    Heilbrunn Center for Population and Family Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:7871-6. 2012
    ..This study reports significant associations of prenatal exposure to a widely used environmental neurotoxicant, at standard use levels, with structural changes in the developing human brain...
  7. pmc Prenatal exposure to pesticide ingredient piperonyl butoxide and childhood cough in an urban cohort
    Bian Liu
    Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 630 West 168 Street, PH8E 101, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Environ Int 48:156-61. 2012
    ..Further, we explored the associations between these pesticide measures and wheeze, asthma, seroatopy, and fractional exhaled nitric oxide (FeNO)...