Research Topics

Darby W Jack


Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA


  1. Kaali S, Jack D, Delimini R, Hu L, Burkart K, Opoku Mensah J, et al. Prenatal Household Air Pollution Alters Cord Blood Mononuclear Cell Mitochondrial DNA Copy Number: Sex-Specific Associations. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2018;16: pubmed publisher
    ..Increased prenatal HAP exposure reduces CBMC mtDNAcn, suggesting cumulative prenatal oxidative stress injury. An LPG stove intervention may reverse this effect. Boys appear most susceptible. ..
  2. Carrión D, Dwommoh R, Tawiah T, Agyei O, Agbokey F, Twumasi M, et al. Enhancing LPG adoption in Ghana (ELAG): a factorial cluster-randomized controlled trial to Enhance LPG Adoption & Sustained use. BMC Public Health. 2018;18:689 pubmed publisher
    ..Ensuring uptake, adoption, and sustained use of improved cookstove technologies can then lead to HAP-reductions and consequent improvements in public health. NCT03352830 (November 24, 2017). ..
  3. Jack D, Asante K, Wylie B, Chillrud S, Whyatt R, Ae Ngibise K, et al. Ghana randomized air pollution and health study (GRAPHS): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Trials. 2015;16:420 pubmed publisher
    ..The trial was registered with on 13 April 2011 with the identifier NCT01335490 . ..
  4. Quinn A, Ae Ngibise K, Kinney P, Kaali S, Wylie B, Boamah E, et al. Ambulatory monitoring demonstrates an acute association between cookstove-related carbon monoxide and blood pressure in a Ghanaian cohort. Environ Health. 2017;16:76 pubmed publisher
    ..ABPM shows promise as an outcome measure for assessing cardiovascular health benefits of cookstove interventions. The GRAPHS trial was registered with on 13 April 2011 with the identifier NCT01335490 . ..