Adrienne S Ettinger

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Variants in iron metabolism genes predict higher blood lead levels in young children
    Marianne R Hopkins
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:1261-6. 2008
  2. pmc A preliminary assessment of low level arsenic exposure and diabetes mellitus in Cyprus
    Konstantinos C Makris
    Cyprus International Institute for Environmental and Public Health in Association with Harvard School of Public Health, Cyprus University of Technology, Irenes 95, Limassol, 3041, Cyprus
    BMC Public Health 12:334. 2012
  3. pmc HFE gene variants modify the association between maternal lead burden and infant birthweight: a prospective birth cohort study in Mexico City, Mexico
    David Cantonwine
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Environ Health 9:43. 2010
  4. pmc Maternal arsenic exposure and impaired glucose tolerance during pregnancy
    Adrienne S Ettinger
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:1059-64. 2009
  5. pmc Effect of calcium supplementation on blood lead levels in pregnancy: a randomized placebo-controlled trial
    Adrienne S Ettinger
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:26-31. 2009
  6. pmc Dietary calcium supplementation to lower blood lead levels in pregnancy and lactation
    Adrienne S Ettinger
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Nutr Biochem 18:172-8. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Influence of maternal bone lead burden and calcium intake on levels of lead in breast milk over the course of lactation
    Adrienne S Ettinger
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 163:48-56. 2006
  8. pmc Associations of early childhood manganese and lead coexposure with neurodevelopment
    Birgit Claus Henn
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 401 Park Dr, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:126-31. 2012
  9. pmc Effect of breast milk lead on infant blood lead levels at 1 month of age
    Adrienne S Ettinger
    Environmental Epidemiology Program, Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Landmark Center, 401 Park Drive, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 112:1381-5. 2004
  10. pmc Associations of iron metabolism genes with blood manganese levels: a population-based study with validation data from animal models
    Birgit Claus Henn
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Environ Health 10:97. 2011

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Publications22

  1. pmc Variants in iron metabolism genes predict higher blood lead levels in young children
    Marianne R Hopkins
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:1261-6. 2008
    ..Given the association between iron deficiency and lead absorption, we hypothesized that variants in iron metabolism genes would predict higher blood lead levels in young children...
  2. pmc A preliminary assessment of low level arsenic exposure and diabetes mellitus in Cyprus
    Konstantinos C Makris
    Cyprus International Institute for Environmental and Public Health in Association with Harvard School of Public Health, Cyprus University of Technology, Irenes 95, Limassol, 3041, Cyprus
    BMC Public Health 12:334. 2012
    ..The main objective of the study was to assess the degree of association between orally-ingested As and self-reported type-2 diabetes mellitus (DM) in 317 adult (≥18 years old) volunteers...
  3. pmc HFE gene variants modify the association between maternal lead burden and infant birthweight: a prospective birth cohort study in Mexico City, Mexico
    David Cantonwine
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Environ Health 9:43. 2010
    ..Polymorphisms in the hemochromatosis (HFE) iron regulatory genes have been shown to modify transport and toxicity of lead which is known to affect birth weight...
  4. pmc Maternal arsenic exposure and impaired glucose tolerance during pregnancy
    Adrienne S Ettinger
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:1059-64. 2009
    ..Accumulating evidence has shown an increased risk of type 2 diabetes in general populations exposed to arsenic, but little is known about exposures during pregnancy and the association with gestational diabetes (GD)...
  5. pmc Effect of calcium supplementation on blood lead levels in pregnancy: a randomized placebo-controlled trial
    Adrienne S Ettinger
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:26-31. 2009
    ..Prenatal lead exposure is associated with deficits in fetal growth and neurodevelopment. Calcium supplementation may attenuate fetal exposure by inhibiting mobilization of maternal bone lead and/or intestinal absorption of ingested lead...
  6. pmc Dietary calcium supplementation to lower blood lead levels in pregnancy and lactation
    Adrienne S Ettinger
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Nutr Biochem 18:172-8. 2007
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  7. ncbi request reprint Influence of maternal bone lead burden and calcium intake on levels of lead in breast milk over the course of lactation
    Adrienne S Ettinger
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 163:48-56. 2006
    ....
  8. pmc Associations of early childhood manganese and lead coexposure with neurodevelopment
    Birgit Claus Henn
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 401 Park Dr, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 120:126-31. 2012
    ..Most toxicologic studies focus on a single agent, although this does not reflect real-world scenarios in which humans are exposed to multiple chemicals...
  9. pmc Effect of breast milk lead on infant blood lead levels at 1 month of age
    Adrienne S Ettinger
    Environmental Epidemiology Program, Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Landmark Center, 401 Park Drive, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 112:1381-5. 2004
    ..However, because human milk is the best and most complete nutritional source for young infants, breast-feeding should be encouraged because the absolute values of the effects are small within this range of lead concentrations...
  10. pmc Associations of iron metabolism genes with blood manganese levels: a population-based study with validation data from animal models
    Birgit Claus Henn
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Environ Health 10:97. 2011
    ..Given mounting evidence for adverse effects from excess manganese exposure, it is critical to understand host factors, such as genetics, that affect manganese metabolism...
  11. pmc Fetal lead exposure at each stage of pregnancy as a predictor of infant mental development
    Howard Hu
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:1730-5. 2006
    ..The impact of prenatal lead exposure on neurodevelopment remains unclear in terms of consistency, the trimester of greatest vulnerability, and the best method for estimating fetal lead exposure...
  12. pmc Windows of lead exposure sensitivity, attained height, and body mass index at 48 months
    Myriam Afeiche
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Pediatr 160:1044-9. 2012
    ..To examine longitudinal associations of prenatal, infancy, and early childhood lead exposure during sensitive periods with height and body mass index (BMI)...
  13. pmc Levels of lead in breast milk and their relation to maternal blood and bone lead levels at one month postpartum
    Adrienne S Ettinger
    Environmental Epidemiology Program, Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 401 Park Drive, Landmark East 3 110A, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 112:926-31. 2004
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  14. pmc Early postnatal blood manganese levels and children's neurodevelopment
    Birgit Claus Henn
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Epidemiology 21:433-9. 2010
    ..Previous studies have addressed the effects of prenatal exposure, but little is known about developmental effects of early postnatal exposure...
  15. pmc Maternal dietary intake of polyunsaturated fatty acids modifies the relationship between lead levels in bone and breast milk
    Manish Arora
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Nutr 138:73-9. 2008
    ..Monounsaturated fatty acids did not modify the relationship between lead levels in patella and breast milk. In conclusion, higher maternal dietary intake of PUFA may limit the transfer of lead from bone to breast milk...
  16. pmc Prenatal lead exposure and weight of 0- to 5-year-old children in Mexico city
    Myriam Afeiche
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:1436-41. 2011
    ..Cumulative prenatal lead exposure, as measured by maternal bone lead burden, has been associated with smaller weight of offspring at birth and 1 month of age, but no study has examined whether this effect persists into early childhood...
  17. pmc Maternal blood manganese levels and infant birth weight
    Ami R Zota
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Epidemiology 20:367-73. 2009
    ..High manganese exposures have been associated with negative reproductive outcomes in animals, but few epidemiologic studies have examined the effects of human fetal manganese exposure...
  18. pmc Metal sources and exposures in the homes of young children living near a mining-impacted Superfund site
    Ami R Zota
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 21:495-505. 2011
    ..These findings suggest that nearby outdoor sources of metal contaminants from mine waste may migrate indoors. Populations farther away from the mining site may also be exposed if secondary uses of chat are in close proximity to the home...
  19. pmc Assessment of cleaning to control lead dust in homes of children with moderate lead poisoning: treatment of lead-exposed children trial
    Adrienne S Ettinger
    Environmental Epidemiology Program, Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 110:A773-9. 2002
    ..Attainment of dust levels below current standards will require more intensive cleaning and lead hazard reduction strategies...
  20. ncbi request reprint Collection and use of exposure data from human milk biomonitoring in the United States
    Suzanne E Fenton
    National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory, Office of Research and Development, U S Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27711, USA
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 68:1691-712. 2005
    ..This article describes how the collection and use of exposure data from human milk biomonitoring in the United States can be designed to inform future research and policy...
  21. ncbi request reprint Conclusions and recommendations of the expert panel: technical workshop on human milk surveillance and biomonitoring for environmental chemicals in the United States
    Cheston M Berlin
    Department of Pediatrics, Milton S Hershey Medical Center, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 68:1825-31. 2005
  22. pmc Using nutrition for intervention and prevention against environmental chemical toxicity and associated diseases
    Bernhard Hennig
    Molecular and Cell Nutrition Laboratory, College of Agriculture, University of Kentucky, 900 S Limestone, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 115:493-5. 2007
    ..It is becoming increasingly clear that nutrition can modulate the toxicity of environmental pollutants...