D R Gold

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Ambient pollution and heart rate variability
    D R Gold
    Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital and the Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115 5804, USA
    Circulation 101:1267-73. 2000
  2. pmc Environmental tobacco smoke, indoor allergens, and childhood asthma
    D R Gold
    Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 108:643-51. 2000
  3. pmc Predictors of airborne endotoxin in the home
    J H Park
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 109:859-64. 2001
  4. pmc Multiple microbial exposures in the home may protect against asthma or allergy in childhood
    J E Sordillo
    Channing Laboratory, Boston, MA, USA
    Clin Exp Allergy 40:902-10. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint House dust endotoxin and wheeze in the first year of life
    J H Park
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, and Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 163:322-8. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Race, socioeconomic factors, and area of residence are associated with asthma prevalence
    A A Litonjua
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 28:394-401. 1999
  7. pmc Traffic related pollution and heart rate variability in a panel of elderly subjects
    J Schwartz
    Department of Environmental Health, Environmental Epidemiology Program, Harvard School of Public Health, 401 Park Drive, P O Box 15677, Landmark Center, Suite 415, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Thorax 60:455-61. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Association of specific allergen sensitization with socioeconomic factors and allergic disease in a population of Boston women
    S A Lewis
    Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women's Hospital and the Harvard Medical School, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 107:615-22. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Exposure to cockroach allergen in the home is associated with incident doctor-diagnosed asthma and recurrent wheezing
    A A Litonjua
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 107:41-7. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Wheeze in infancy: protection associated with yeasts in house dust contrasts with increased risk associated with yeasts in indoor air and other fungal taxa
    B Behbod
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Allergy 68:1410-8. 2013

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Ambient pollution and heart rate variability
    D R Gold
    Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital and the Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115 5804, USA
    Circulation 101:1267-73. 2000
    ..Particles with aerodynamic diameter </=2.5 microm (PM(2.5)) were measured continuously using a tapered element oscillating microbalance...
  2. pmc Environmental tobacco smoke, indoor allergens, and childhood asthma
    D R Gold
    Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 108:643-51. 2000
    ....
  3. pmc Predictors of airborne endotoxin in the home
    J H Park
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 109:859-64. 2001
    ..Airborne endotoxin in Boston-area homes appears to be determined by the presence of dogs, moisture sources, and increased amounts of settled dust...
  4. pmc Multiple microbial exposures in the home may protect against asthma or allergy in childhood
    J E Sordillo
    Channing Laboratory, Boston, MA, USA
    Clin Exp Allergy 40:902-10. 2010
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint House dust endotoxin and wheeze in the first year of life
    J H Park
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, and Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 163:322-8. 2001
    ..38) of repeated wheeze. These results suggest that home endotoxin exposure may independently increase risk of any wheeze and repeated wheeze during the first year of life for children with a familial predisposition to asthma or allergy...
  6. ncbi request reprint Race, socioeconomic factors, and area of residence are associated with asthma prevalence
    A A Litonjua
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 28:394-401. 1999
    ..5, 11.7, respectively, for the children. We conclude that a large proportion of the racial/ethnic differences in asthma prevalence in our study is explained by factors related to income, area of residence, and level of education...
  7. pmc Traffic related pollution and heart rate variability in a panel of elderly subjects
    J Schwartz
    Department of Environmental Health, Environmental Epidemiology Program, Harvard School of Public Health, 401 Park Drive, P O Box 15677, Landmark Center, Suite 415, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Thorax 60:455-61. 2005
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Association of specific allergen sensitization with socioeconomic factors and allergic disease in a population of Boston women
    S A Lewis
    Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women's Hospital and the Harvard Medical School, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 107:615-22. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: We have demonstrated a socioeconomic gradient in sensitization that concords with increased rates of asthma in less affluent communities in this population...
  9. ncbi request reprint Exposure to cockroach allergen in the home is associated with incident doctor-diagnosed asthma and recurrent wheezing
    A A Litonjua
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 107:41-7. 2001
    ..These findings remained after control for several covariates. CONCLUSION: Exposure to cockroach allergen early in life may contribute to the development of asthma in susceptible children...
  10. ncbi request reprint Wheeze in infancy: protection associated with yeasts in house dust contrasts with increased risk associated with yeasts in indoor air and other fungal taxa
    B Behbod
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Allergy 68:1410-8. 2013
    ..While fungal exposures are assumed to provoke wheeze through irritant or allergenic mechanisms, little is known about the differential effects of indoor and outdoor fungi on early-life wheeze...
  11. pmc Maternal intestinal flora and wheeze in early childhood
    N E Lange
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Clin Exp Allergy 42:901-8. 2012
    ..Increasing evidence links altered intestinal flora in infancy to eczema and asthma. No studies have investigated the influence of maternal intestinal flora on wheezing and eczema in early childhood...
  12. doi request reprint Longitudinal relationship of early life immunomodulatory T cell phenotype and function to development of allergic sensitization in an urban cohort
    R M McLoughlin
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Clin Exp Allergy 42:392-404. 2012
    ..Immunomodulatory T cells are thought to influence development of allergy and asthma, but early life longitudinal data on their phenotype and function are lacking...
  13. pmc Effects of ozone and other pollutants on the pulmonary function of adult hikers
    S A Korrick
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 106:93-9. 1998
    ..5, and strong aerosol acidity were associated with significant effects on pulmonary function among adults. Hikers with a history of asthma or wheeze had significantly greater air pollution-related changes in pulmonary function...
  14. pmc Socioeconomic predictors of high allergen levels in homes in the greater Boston area
    B T Kitch
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 108:301-7. 2000
    ..Within a single U.S. metropolitan area we found marked between-community differences in the types of allergens present in the home, but not necessarily in the overall burden of allergen exposure...
  15. ncbi request reprint Day care attendance in the first year of life and illnesses of the upper and lower respiratory tract in children with a familial history of atopy
    J C Celedon
    Channing Laboratory and Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 104:495-500. 1999
    ..To examine the relationship between day care attendance and illnesses of the upper and lower respiratory tract in the first year of life...
  16. pmc Mouse allergen exposure, wheeze and atopy in the first seven years of life
    W Phipatanakul
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Allergy and Immunology, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Allergy 63:1512-8. 2008
    ..Little is known about mouse allergen exposure in home environments and the development of wheezing, asthma and atopy in childhood...
  17. ncbi request reprint Elevated allergen-induced IL-13 secretion predicts IgE elevation in children ages 2-5 years
    N P Ly
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Clin Immunol 25:314-20. 2005
    ..01) and Fel d 1 (p = 0.002) among those with elevated IgE at age 4-5. In a group of children ages 2-5 years, there is an association between IL-13 and elevated IgE...
  18. pmc β-2 adrenergic receptor gene methylation is associated with decreased asthma severity in inner-city schoolchildren: asthma and rhinitis
    J M Gaffin
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Respiratory Diseases, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Clin Exp Allergy 44:681-9. 2014
    ..Genetic variation in the β-2 adrenergic receptor gene (ADRB2) has been implicated in asthma severity and control with conflicting results. Epigenetic variation in the ADRB2 may play an important role in asthma phenotype...
  19. pmc Umbilical cord plasma 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentration and immune function at birth: the Urban Environment and Childhood Asthma study
    A Chi
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02111 1800, USA
    Clin Exp Allergy 41:842-50. 2011
    ..Recent studies have reported conflicting data on the association between maternal intake of vitamin D during pregnancy and asthma...
  20. pmc Association between air pollution exposure and exhaled nitric oxide in an elderly population
    G Adamkiewicz
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Thorax 59:204-9. 2004
    ....
  21. pmc Ambient particulate air pollution and cardiac arrhythmia in a panel of older adults in Steubenville, Ohio
    S E Sarnat
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Occup Environ Med 63:700-6. 2006
    ..In an eastern US location with significant regional pollution, the authors examined the association of air pollution and odds of cardiac arrhythmia in older adults...
  22. pmc Fetal cord blood: aspects of heightened immune responses
    B Schaub
    University Children s Hospital, Dr von Haunersches Kinderspital, Munich, Germany
    J Clin Immunol 25:329-37. 2005
    ..37, p < 0.001). For some individuals, a predisposition to a heightened immune response is already evident at birth. Whether this phenotype results in atopy in childhood warrants further investigation...
  23. ncbi request reprint Dustborne and airborne fungal propagules represent a different spectrum of fungi with differing relations to home characteristics
    G L Chew
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Allergy 58:13-20. 2003
    ..Exposure to fungi is often assessed by culturing floor dust or air samples. Our objective was to evaluate the relationships between dustborne and airborne fungi and to identify factors that modify these relationships...
  24. pmc Predictors of indoor exposure to mouse allergen in urban and suburban homes in Boston
    W Phipatanakul
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Allergy and Immunology, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA USA
    Allergy 60:697-701. 2005
    ..Mouse allergen exposure is prevalent among urban children with asthma. Little is known about mouse allergen exposure in children at risk for the development of allergic diseases...
  25. pmc Air pollution and inflammation in type 2 diabetes: a mechanism for susceptibility
    M S O'Neill
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Occup Environ Med 64:373-9. 2007
    ..One potential pathway is inflammation and endothelial dysfunction-processes in which cell adhesion molecules and inflammatory markers play important roles...