Aimin Chen

Summary

Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Isoflavones in soy infant formula: a review of evidence for endocrine and other activity in infants
    Aimin Chen
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Annu Rev Nutr 24:33-54. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Maternal smoking during pregnancy in relation to child overweight: follow-up to age 8 years
    Aimin Chen
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 35:121-30. 2006
  3. pmc Does background postnatal methyl mercury exposure in toddlers affect cognition and behavior?
    Yang Cao
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Neurotoxicology 31:1-9. 2010
  4. pmc Efficacy of succimer chelation of mercury at background exposures in toddlers: a randomized trial
    Yang Cao
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    J Pediatr 158:480-485.e1. 2011
  5. pmc Postnatal cadmium exposure, neurodevelopment, and blood pressure in children at 2, 5, and 7 years of age
    Yang Cao
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:1580-6. 2009
  6. pmc [Formula: see text]Postnatal exposure to methyl mercury and neuropsychological development in 7-year-old urban inner-city children exposed to lead in the United States
    Yan Wang
    a Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    Child Neuropsychol 20:527-38. 2014
  7. ncbi request reprint Health risks and benefits of bis(4-chlorophenyl)-1,1,1-trichloroethane (DDT)
    Walter J Rogan
    Epidemiology Branch, US National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, P O Box 12233, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Lancet 366:763-73. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint DDT serum concentration and menstruation among young Chinese women
    Aimin Chen
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    Environ Res 99:397-402. 2005
  9. pmc Nonmalarial infant deaths and DDT use for malaria control
    Aimin Chen
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 9:960-4. 2003
  10. pmc Lead exposure, IQ, and behavior in urban 5- to 7-year-olds: does lead affect behavior only by lowering IQ?
    Aimin Chen
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute on Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e650-8. 2007

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Isoflavones in soy infant formula: a review of evidence for endocrine and other activity in infants
    Aimin Chen
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Annu Rev Nutr 24:33-54. 2004
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  2. ncbi request reprint Maternal smoking during pregnancy in relation to child overweight: follow-up to age 8 years
    Aimin Chen
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 35:121-30. 2006
    ..The size of this relation, however, is unclear, as is the age at which it becomes detectable...
  3. pmc Does background postnatal methyl mercury exposure in toddlers affect cognition and behavior?
    Yang Cao
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Neurotoxicology 31:1-9. 2010
    ..We conclude that at the present background postnatal MeHg exposure levels of US children, adverse effects on children's IQ and behavior are not detectable...
  4. pmc Efficacy of succimer chelation of mercury at background exposures in toddlers: a randomized trial
    Yang Cao
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    J Pediatr 158:480-485.e1. 2011
    ..To examine whether succimer, a mercaptan compound known to reduce blood lead concentration in children, reduces blood mercury concentration...
  5. pmc Postnatal cadmium exposure, neurodevelopment, and blood pressure in children at 2, 5, and 7 years of age
    Yang Cao
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:1580-6. 2009
    ..Adverse health effects of cadmium in adults are well documented, but little is known about the neuropsychological effects of cadmium in children, and no studies of cadmium and blood pressure in children have been conducted...
  6. pmc [Formula: see text]Postnatal exposure to methyl mercury and neuropsychological development in 7-year-old urban inner-city children exposed to lead in the United States
    Yan Wang
    a Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    Child Neuropsychol 20:527-38. 2014
    ..The positive associations observed between MeHg and neurodevelopment may indirectly reflect consumption of beneficial polyunsaturated fatty acids from seafood. ..
  7. ncbi request reprint Health risks and benefits of bis(4-chlorophenyl)-1,1,1-trichloroethane (DDT)
    Walter J Rogan
    Epidemiology Branch, US National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, P O Box 12233, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Lancet 366:763-73. 2005
    ..DDT might be useful in controlling malaria, but the evidence of its adverse effects on human health needs appropriate research on whether it achieves a favourable balance of risk versus benefit...
  8. ncbi request reprint DDT serum concentration and menstruation among young Chinese women
    Aimin Chen
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    Environ Res 99:397-402. 2005
    ..The study largely suggests no association between DDE and DDT concentrations and menstrual cycle characteristics in young Chinese women, though the weak-to-no correlation of DDE with menstrual cycle length merits further study...
  9. pmc Nonmalarial infant deaths and DDT use for malaria control
    Aimin Chen
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 9:960-4. 2003
    ..The estimated increases are of the same order of magnitude as the decreases from effective malaria control. Unintended consequences of DDT use need to be part of the discussion of modern vector control policy...
  10. pmc Lead exposure, IQ, and behavior in urban 5- to 7-year-olds: does lead affect behavior only by lowering IQ?
    Aimin Chen
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute on Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e650-8. 2007
    ..In addition, either peak blood lead concentration, usually at 2 years old, or the lower blood lead level measured at school age may be the most relevant. Few studies have all of this information...
  11. pmc Maternal IQ, child IQ, behavior, and achievement in urban 5-7 year olds
    Aimin Chen
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Pediatr Res 59:471-7. 2006
    ..Children with higher IQ have fewer behavior problems, irrespective of the mother's IQ. In the special setting of mothers with IQ <70, children with higher IQ are not at greater risk of behavior problems...
  12. pmc The effect of chelation on blood pressure in lead-exposed children: a randomized study
    Aimin Chen
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, U S Department of Health and Human Services, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:579-83. 2006
    ..Overall, there is no association between blood lead and blood pressure in these children with moderately high lead exposure, nor does chelation with succimer change blood pressure...
  13. pmc IQ and blood lead from 2 to 7 years of age: are the effects in older children the residual of high blood lead concentrations in 2-year-olds?
    Aimin Chen
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health DHHS, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 113:597-601. 2005
    ..The effect of concurrent blood level on IQ may therefore be greater than currently believed...
  14. ncbi request reprint Improving behavior of lead-exposed children: micronutrient supplementation, chelation, or prevention
    Aimin Chen
    J Pediatr 147:570-1. 2005
  15. ncbi request reprint Mifepristone-induced early abortion and outcome of subsequent wanted pregnancy
    Aimin Chen
    Key Laboratory of Contraceptive Drug and Device Research, Department of Reproductive Epidemiology and Social Science, Shanghai Institute of Planned Parenthood Research, Shanghai, China
    Am J Epidemiol 160:110-7. 2004
    ..This study suggests that one early abortion induced by mifepristone in nulliparous women has no adverse effects on the outcome of a subsequent pregnancy...