Matthew S Perzanowski

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Early-life cockroach allergen and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon exposures predict cockroach sensitization among inner-city children
    Matthew S Perzanowski
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 131:886-93. 2013
  2. pmc Exhaled NO among inner-city children in New York City
    Matthew S Perzanowski
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Asthma 47:1015-21. 2010
  3. pmc Cat ownership is a risk factor for the development of anti-cat IgE but not current wheeze at age 5 years in an inner-city cohort
    Matthew S Perzanowski
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 121:1047-52. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Birth order, atopy, and symptoms of allergy and asthma among inner-city children attending Head Start in New York City
    M S Perzanowski
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Clin Exp Allergy 38:968-76. 2008
  5. pmc Prenatal exposure to butylbenzyl phthalate and early eczema in an urban cohort
    Allan C Just
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:1475-80. 2012
  6. pmc Children's urinary phthalate metabolites and fractional exhaled nitric oxide in an urban cohort
    Allan C Just
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 W 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 186:830-7. 2012
  7. pmc Fractional exhaled nitric oxide exchange parameters among 9-year-old inner-city children
    Maria Jose Rosa
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health CCCEH, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 46:83-91. 2011
  8. pmc Anti-cockroach and anti-mouse IgE are associated with early wheeze and atopy in an inner-city birth cohort
    Kathleen M Donohue
    Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 122:914-20. 2008
  9. pmc Endotoxin in inner-city homes: associations with wheeze and eczema in early childhood
    Matthew S Perzanowski
    Columbia s Center for Children s Environmental Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 117:1082-9. 2006
  10. pmc Neighborhood differences in exposure and sensitization to cockroach, mouse, dust mite, cat, and dog allergens in New York City
    Omar Olmedo
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 128:284-292.e7. 2011

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Publications33

  1. pmc Early-life cockroach allergen and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon exposures predict cockroach sensitization among inner-city children
    Matthew S Perzanowski
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 131:886-93. 2013
    ..Furthermore, exposure to combustion byproducts, including polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs), can augment the development of allergic sensitization...
  2. pmc Exhaled NO among inner-city children in New York City
    Matthew S Perzanowski
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Asthma 47:1015-21. 2010
    ..Fractional exhaled nitric oxide (FeNO) has been proposed as a biomarker of airway inflammation for cohort studies of asthma...
  3. pmc Cat ownership is a risk factor for the development of anti-cat IgE but not current wheeze at age 5 years in an inner-city cohort
    Matthew S Perzanowski
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 121:1047-52. 2008
    ..Cat ownership is inversely associated with atopy and asthma in some areas of the world, but the relevance of cat ownership to allergic disease in the inner city is less known...
  4. doi request reprint Birth order, atopy, and symptoms of allergy and asthma among inner-city children attending Head Start in New York City
    M S Perzanowski
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Clin Exp Allergy 38:968-76. 2008
    ..However, in a study of children aged 0-3 years in a low-income urban community in New York City, USA, with high asthma prevalence, we observed no birth-order effect...
  5. pmc Prenatal exposure to butylbenzyl phthalate and early eczema in an urban cohort
    Allan C Just
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:1475-80. 2012
    ..Recent cross-sectional studies suggest a link between butylbenzyl phthalate (BBzP) in house dust and childhood eczema...
  6. pmc Children's urinary phthalate metabolites and fractional exhaled nitric oxide in an urban cohort
    Allan C Just
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 W 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 186:830-7. 2012
    ..These results suggest that these two ubiquitous phthalates, previously shown to have substantial contributions from inhalation, are positively associated with airway inflammation in children...
  7. pmc Fractional exhaled nitric oxide exchange parameters among 9-year-old inner-city children
    Maria Jose Rosa
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health CCCEH, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 46:83-91. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that the flow independent NO parameters would be associated differentially with wheeze and seroatopy...
  8. pmc Anti-cockroach and anti-mouse IgE are associated with early wheeze and atopy in an inner-city birth cohort
    Kathleen M Donohue
    Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 122:914-20. 2008
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  9. pmc Endotoxin in inner-city homes: associations with wheeze and eczema in early childhood
    Matthew S Perzanowski
    Columbia s Center for Children s Environmental Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 117:1082-9. 2006
    ..The relevance of this aspect of the hygiene hypothesis to US inner-city communities that have disproportionately high asthma prevalence has not been determined...
  10. pmc Neighborhood differences in exposure and sensitization to cockroach, mouse, dust mite, cat, and dog allergens in New York City
    Omar Olmedo
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 128:284-292.e7. 2011
    ..Asthma prevalence varies widely among neighborhoods within New York City. Exposure to mouse and cockroach allergens has been suggested as a cause...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cockroach allergen levels and associations with cockroach-specific IgE
    Ginger L Chew
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 121:240-5. 2008
    ..Among inner-city children with asthma, cockroach allergen exposure has been associated with allergic sensitization...
  12. pmc Domestic airborne black carbon and exhaled nitric oxide in children in NYC
    Alexandra G Cornell
    Department of Pediatrics, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 22:258-66. 2012
    ..020). The association between airborne BC in homes and both neighborhood asthma prevalence and FeNO suggest that further public health interventions on truck emissions standards and residual oil use are warranted...
  13. pmc Prenatal and postnatal bisphenol A exposure and asthma development among inner-city children
    Kathleen M Donohue
    Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care, Columbia University School of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 131:736-42. 2013
    ..Bisphenol A (BPA) is used widely to manufacture food container linings. Mouse models suggest exposure to BPA might increase allergic inflammation...
  14. pmc Prenatal acetaminophen exposure and risk of wheeze at age 5 years in an urban low-income cohort
    Matthew S Perzanowski
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health CCCEH, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Thorax 65:118-23. 2010
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  15. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of allergy symptoms and total IgE in a New York City cohort and their association with birth order
    Inge F Goldstein
    Columbia s Children s Center for Environmental Health CCCEH, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 137:249-57. 2005
    ..As part of an ongoing prospective birth cohort study, the prevalence of early phenotypes of asthma and/or allergy was compared with those reported in other studies, and the association with birth order was evaluated...
  16. pmc Relationship between maternal demoralization, wheeze, and immunoglobulin E among inner-city children
    Marilyn Reyes
    Columbia Center for Children s Environmental Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 107:42-49.e1. 2011
    ..However, this relationship has not been examined in inner-city African Americans and Hispanics, populations at high risk for asthma...
  17. pmc Childhood exposure to fine particulate matter and black carbon and the development of new wheeze between ages 5 and 7 in an urban prospective cohort
    Kyung Hwa Jung
    Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care of Medicine, Department of Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, PH8E, 630 W 168 St New York, NY 10032, USA
    Environ Int 45:44-50. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that childhood exposure to PM(2.5) and the soot-BC component would be associated with the report of new wheeze and development of seroatopy in an inner city birth cohort...
  18. pmc Exercise-induced wheeze, urgent medical visits, and neighborhood asthma prevalence
    Timothy R Mainardi
    Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York, USA
    Pediatrics 131:e127-35. 2013
    ..Among these asthmatics, we hypothesized that EIW would be associated with urgent medical visits and a child's neighborhood asthma prevalence...
  19. pmc Using latent class growth analysis to identify childhood wheeze phenotypes in an urban birth cohort
    Qixuan Chen
    Department of Biostatistics, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 W 168th St, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 108:311-315.e1. 2012
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  20. pmc Distribution and determinants of mouse allergen exposure in low-income New York City apartments
    Ginger L Chew
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 111:1348-51. 2003
    ..However, high levels of mouse allergen were also found in many homes where mothers reported never seeing mice...
  21. doi request reprint Early respiratory infections and asthma among New York City Head Start children
    Judith S Jacobson
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Asthma 45:301-8. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that among preschool children from low-income minority communities in New York City, current asthma would be associated with a history of respiratory infection in the first few months after their birth...
  22. pmc Repeated exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and asthma: effect of seroatopy
    Kyung Hwa Jung
    Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care of Medicine, Department of Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 109:249-54. 2012
    ..Exposure to traffic-related air pollutants, including polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs), can induce asthma. However, the effects of early repeated PAH exposure over time on different asthma phenotypes have not been examined...
  23. pmc Urban tree canopy and asthma, wheeze, rhinitis, and allergic sensitization to tree pollen in a New York City birth cohort
    Gina S Lovasi
    Department of Epidemiology, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, New York, New York, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 121:494-500, 500e1-6. 2013
    ..Several large-scale urban tree planting projects have sought to promote respiratory health, yet evidence linking tree cover to human health is limited...
  24. pmc Prenatal exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, environmental tobacco smoke and asthma
    Maria Jose Rosa
    Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, NY 10032, USA
    Respir Med 105:869-76. 2011
    ..Here, we hypothesized that children exposed to both prenatal PAH and ETS may be at greater risk of asthma and seroatopy at ages 5-6 years, after controlling for current pollution exposure...
  25. doi request reprint Total and specific IgE associations between New York City Head Start children and their parents
    STEPHEN M CANFIELD
    Department of Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, PH8 East, Suite 101, 622 West 168th St, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 121:1422-7, 1427.e1-4. 2008
    ..Allergy and asthma risk share strong inherited components; however, the relative importance of maternal and paternal atopy in predicting child atopy remain unclear...
  26. 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)...
  27. doi request reprint The New York City Puerto Rican asthma project: study design, methods, and baseline results
    Luis M Acosta
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    J Asthma 45:51-7. 2008
    ..We examined asthma risk factors among 274 Puerto Rican children born in New York to atopic mothers...
  28. ncbi request reprint Quantitative measurement of IgE antibodies to purified allergens using streptavidin linked to a high-capacity solid phase
    Elizabeth A Erwin
    University of Virginia Astma and Allergic Diseases Center, Charlottesville, VA 22908 1355, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 115:1029-35. 2005
    ..Commercially available assays for IgE antibody provide results in international units per milliliter for many allergen extracts, but this is not easily achieved with purified or novel allergens...
  29. ncbi request reprint Contribution of dust mite and cat specific IgE to total IgE: relevance to asthma prevalence
    Elizabeth A Erwin
    University of Virginia Asthma and Allergic Diseases Center, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 119:359-65. 2007
    ..The prevalence of asthma is strikingly different in some Westernized countries: approximately 20% in New Zealand and approximately 8% in northern Sweden...
  30. ncbi request reprint Family history of asthma and atopy: in-depth analyses of the impact on asthma and wheeze in 7- to 8-year-old children
    Anders Bjerg
    Obstructive Lung Disease in Northern Sweden Studies, Department of Medicine, Sunderby Central Hospital of Norrbotten, Lulea, Sweden
    Pediatrics 120:741-8. 2007
    ..Previous population-based studies have not stratified analyses by child gender and sensitization status. Our aim was to study in detail the hereditary component of childhood asthma...
  31. ncbi request reprint Effect of cat and dog ownership on sensitization and development of asthma among preteenage children
    Matthew S Perzanowski
    OLIN Studies, Department of Medicine, Sunderby Central Hospital of Norrbotten, Lulea, Sweden
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 166:696-702. 2002
    ..In a community where cat sensitization was strongly associated with asthma, owning a cat was protective against both prevalent and incident asthma...
  32. ncbi request reprint Atopy, asthma, and antibodies to Ascaris among rural and urban children in Kenya
    Matthew S Perzanowski
    University of Virginia Asthma and Allergic Diseases Center, Health Sciences Center, Charlottesville, 22908 1355, USA
    J Pediatr 140:582-8. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate differences in the relationship between asthma and immune responses to allergens in children living in rural and urban areas of Kenya...
  33. ncbi request reprint Endotoxin and asthma
    Matthew S Perzanowski
    N Engl J Med 348:171-4; author reply 171-4. 2003

Research Grants7

  1. Risk Factors Accounting for Neighborhood Differences in Asthma Prevalence
    Matthew Perzanowski; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Aim 3. We hypothesize that among children sensitized to at least one allergen (i.e., atopic), those who live in a HAPN will be more likely to have asthma than those who live in an LAPN. ..
  2. Risk Factors Accounting for Neighborhood Differences in Asthma Prevalence
    Matthew S Perzanowski; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Aim 3. We hypothesize that among children sensitized to at least one allergen (i.e., atopic), those who live in a HAPN will be more likely to have asthma than those who live in an LAPN. ..
  3. Pet Exposure, Allergy and Early Asthma in the Inner-City
    Matthew Perzanowski; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..3) Determine whether pet allergen exposure in an inner-city community is associated with early predictors of allergic disease and asthma including persistent wheeze, doctor diagnosed eczema and asthma symptoms. ..
  4. Risk Factors Accounting for Neighborhood Differences in Asthma Prevalence
    Matthew Perzanowski; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Aim 3. We hypothesize that among children sensitized to at least one allergen (i.e., atopic), those who live in a HAPN will be more likely to have asthma than those who live in an LAPN. ..
  5. Risk Factors Accounting for Neighborhood Differences in Asthma Prevalence
    Matthew S Perzanowski; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Aim 3. We hypothesize that among children sensitized to at least one allergen (i.e., atopic), those who live in a HAPN will be more likely to have asthma than those who live in an LAPN. ..
  6. Risk Factors Accounting for Neighborhood Differences in Asthma Prevalence
    Matthew Perzanowski; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Aim 3. We hypothesize that among children sensitized to at least one allergen (i.e., atopic), those who live in a HAPN will be more likely to have asthma than those who live in an LAPN. ..