Lidia Mínguez Alarcón

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. Mínguez Alarcón L, Messerlian C, Bellavia A, Gaskins A, Chiu Y, Ford J, et al. Urinary concentrations of bisphenol A, parabens and phthalate metabolite mixtures in relation to reproductive success among women undergoing in vitro fertilization. Environ Int. 2019;126:355-362 pubmed publisher
  2. Mínguez Alarcón L, Williams P, Chiu Y, Gaskins A, Nassan F, Dadd R, et al. Secular trends in semen parameters among men attending a fertility center between 2000 and 2017: Identifying potential predictors. Environ Int. 2018;121:1297-1303 pubmed publisher
    ..These negative trends were attenuated when considering simultaneous changes in reproductive characteristics and urinary phthalates during the course of the study. ..
  3. Korevaar T, Mínguez Alarcón L, Messerlian C, de Poortere R, Williams P, Broeren M, et al. The association of thyroid function and autoimmunity with ovarian reserve in women seeking infertility care. Thyroid. 2018;: pubmed publisher
    ..Future studies are required to replicate these findings and further elucidate the role of TgAbs and underlying mechanisms through which thyroid function and autoimmunity is associated with ovarian reserve. ..
  4. Mínguez Alarcón L, Gaskins A, Chiu Y, Williams P, Ehrlich S, Chavarro J, et al. Urinary bisphenol A concentrations and association with in vitro fertilization outcomes among women from a fertility clinic. Hum Reprod. 2015;30:2120-8 pubmed publisher
    ..None of the authors has any conflicts of interest to declare. The findings and conclusions in this report are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official position of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. ..
  5. Mínguez Alarcón L, Chiu Y, Messerlian C, Williams P, Sabatini M, Toth T, et al. Urinary paraben concentrations and in vitro fertilization outcomes among women from a fertility clinic. Fertil Steril. 2016;105:714-721 pubmed publisher
    ..Urinary paraben concentrations were not associated with IVF outcomes among women undergoing infertility treatments. ..
  6. Mínguez Alarcón L, Gaskins A, Chiu Y, Souter I, Williams P, Calafat A, et al. Dietary folate intake and modification of the association of urinary bisphenol A concentrations with in vitro fertilization outcomes among women from a fertility clinic. Reprod Toxicol. 2016;65:104-112 pubmed publisher
    ..07) and live birth (p,interaction=0.16). These results are consistent with previous animal data but further evaluation in other human populations is needed. ..
  7. Mínguez Alarcón L, Souter I, Chiu Y, Williams P, Ford J, Ye X, et al. Urinary concentrations of cyclohexane-1,2-dicarboxylic acid monohydroxy isononyl ester, a metabolite of the non-phthalate plasticizer di(isononyl)cyclohexane-1,2-dicarboxylate (DINCH), and markers of ovarian response among women attending a fertility. Environ Res. 2016;151:595-600 pubmed publisher
    ..This is the first study evaluating the effect of DINCH exposure on human reproductive health and raises the need for further experimental and epidemiological studies to better understand the potential effects of this chemical on health. ..
  8. Carignan C, Butt C, Stapleton H, Meeker J, Mínguez Alarcón L, Williams P, et al. Influence of storage vial material on measurement of organophosphate flame retardant metabolites in urine. Chemosphere. 2017;181:440-446 pubmed publisher
  9. Mínguez Alarcón L, Christou G, Messerlian C, Williams P, Carignan C, Souter I, et al. Urinary triclosan concentrations and diminished ovarian reserve among women undergoing treatment in a fertility clinic. Fertil Steril. 2017;108:312-319 pubmed publisher
    ..This association was modified by age and body mass index, with the younger and leaner women showing larger decreases in AFC. ..

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Publications11

  1. Mínguez Alarcón L, Afeiche M, Williams P, Arvizu M, Tanrikut C, Amarasiriwardena C, et al. Hair mercury (Hg) levels, fish consumption and semen parameters among men attending a fertility center. Int J Hyg Environ Health. 2018;221:174-182 pubmed publisher
    ..Further research is needed to clarify the complex relationship between fish intake and Hg, and potential effects on male reproductive health, specifically, semen parameters. ..
  2. Carignan C, Mínguez Alarcón L, Williams P, Meeker J, Stapleton H, Butt C, et al. Paternal urinary concentrations of organophosphate flame retardant metabolites, fertility measures, and pregnancy outcomes among couples undergoing in vitro fertilization. Environ Int. 2018;111:232-238 pubmed publisher
    ..These results indicate that paternal preconception exposure to TDCIPP may adversely impact successful oocyte fertilization, whereas female preconception exposure to ΣPFRs may be more relevant to adverse pregnancy outcomes. ..