Anna L Choi

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Negative confounding by essential fatty acids in methylmercury neurotoxicity associations
    Anna L Choi
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA Electronic address
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 42:85-92. 2014
  2. pmc Developmental fluoride neurotoxicity: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Anna L Choi
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:1362-8. 2012
  3. pmc Does living near a Superfund site contribute to higher polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) exposure?
    Anna L Choi
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:1092-8. 2006
  4. pmc Selenium as a potential protective factor against mercury developmental neurotoxicity
    Anna L Choi
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Environ Res 107:45-52. 2008
  5. pmc Negative confounding in the evaluation of toxicity: the case of methylmercury in fish and seafood
    Anna L Choi
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Crit Rev Toxicol 38:877-93. 2008
  6. pmc Methylmercury exposure and adverse cardiovascular effects in Faroese whaling men
    Anna L Choi
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:367-72. 2009
  7. pmc Thyroid dysfunction as a mediator of organochlorine neurotoxicity in preschool children
    Jordi Julvez
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:1429-35. 2011
  8. pmc Prenatal organochlorine exposure and measures of behavior in infancy using the Neonatal Behavioral Assessment Scale (NBAS)
    Sharon K Sagiv
    Department of Environmental Health, Channing Laboratory, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:666-73. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Neurotoxicity from prenatal and postnatal exposure to methylmercury
    Philippe Grandjean
    Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA Electronic address
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 43:39-44. 2014
  10. pmc Marine food pollutants as a risk factor for hypoinsulinemia and type 2 diabetes
    Philippe Grandjean
    Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
    Epidemiology 22:410-7. 2011

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Negative confounding by essential fatty acids in methylmercury neurotoxicity associations
    Anna L Choi
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA Electronic address
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 42:85-92. 2014
    ..Negative confounding will likely result in underestimation of both mercury toxicity and nutrient benefits unless mutual adjustment is included in the analysis...
  2. pmc Developmental fluoride neurotoxicity: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Anna L Choi
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:1362-8. 2012
    ..Although fluoride may cause neurotoxicity in animal models and acute fluoride poisoning causes neurotoxicity in adults, very little is known of its effects on children's neurodevelopment...
  3. pmc Does living near a Superfund site contribute to higher polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) exposure?
    Anna L Choi
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:1092-8. 2006
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  4. pmc Selenium as a potential protective factor against mercury developmental neurotoxicity
    Anna L Choi
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Environ Res 107:45-52. 2008
    ..Additional research is needed to determine the identity of the nutrients responsible for the beneficial effects...
  5. pmc Negative confounding in the evaluation of toxicity: the case of methylmercury in fish and seafood
    Anna L Choi
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Crit Rev Toxicol 38:877-93. 2008
    ..Attention should also be paid to the occurrence of negative confounding in other connections...
  6. pmc Methylmercury exposure and adverse cardiovascular effects in Faroese whaling men
    Anna L Choi
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:367-72. 2009
    ..Methylmercury (MeHg), a worldwide contaminant found in fish and seafood, has been linked to an increased risk of cardiovascular mortality...
  7. pmc Thyroid dysfunction as a mediator of organochlorine neurotoxicity in preschool children
    Jordi Julvez
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:1429-35. 2011
    ..Exposure to organochlorine compounds (OCs) can alter thyroid function in humans, and hypothyroidism during early life can adversely affect a child's neurodevelopment...
  8. pmc Prenatal organochlorine exposure and measures of behavior in infancy using the Neonatal Behavioral Assessment Scale (NBAS)
    Sharon K Sagiv
    Department of Environmental Health, Channing Laboratory, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:666-73. 2008
    ..Previous literature suggests an association between organochlorines and behavioral measures in childhood, including inattention...
  9. ncbi request reprint Neurotoxicity from prenatal and postnatal exposure to methylmercury
    Philippe Grandjean
    Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA Electronic address
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 43:39-44. 2014
    ..Further studies with better information on exposure profiles are needed to characterize the effects of postnatal methylmercury exposure. ..
  10. pmc Marine food pollutants as a risk factor for hypoinsulinemia and type 2 diabetes
    Philippe Grandjean
    Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
    Epidemiology 22:410-7. 2011
    ..This concern was examined in a cross-sectional study of elderly subjects from a fishing population with elevated contaminant exposures from seafood species high in the food chain...
  11. ncbi request reprint Effect of hemoglobin adjustment on the precision of mercury concentrations in maternal and cord blood
    Byung Mi Kim
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA Department of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, Ewha Medical Research Center, Ewha Womans University, Seoul, South Korea
    Environ Res 132:407-12. 2014
    ..Adjustment of blood-mercury concentrations for hemoglobin is therefore recommended. ..
  12. pmc Which fish should I eat? Perspectives influencing fish consumption choices
    Emily Oken
    Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:790-8. 2012
    ..Diverse perspectives have influenced fish consumption choices...
  13. pmc Persistent organic pollutants and type 2 diabetes: a prospective analysis in the nurses' health study and meta-analysis
    Hongyu Wu
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 121:153-61. 2013
    ..Prospective data regarding persistent organic pollutants (POPs) and risk of type 2 diabetes (T2D) are limited, and the results for individual POPs are not entirely consistent across studies...