Michael S Bloom

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Affiliation: University at Albany
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Toxic trace metals and human oocytes during in vitro fertilization (IVF)
    Michael S Bloom
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University at Albany, State University of New York, Rensselaer, NY 12144, USA
    Reprod Toxicol 29:298-305. 2010
  2. pmc Associations between blood metals and fecundity among women residing in New York State
    Michael S Bloom
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University at Albany, State University of New York, One University Place, Rensselaer, NY 12144, USA
    Reprod Toxicol 31:158-63. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Assessment of polychlorinated biphenyl congeners, thyroid stimulating hormone, and free thyroxine among New York state anglers
    Michael S Bloom
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University at Albany, State University of New York, One University Place, Rm 153, Rensselaer, NY 12144, USA
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 212:599-611. 2009
  4. pmc Changes in maternal serum chlorinated pesticide concentrations across critical windows of human reproduction and development
    Michael S Bloom
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University at Albany, State University of New York, One University Place, Rm 153, Rensselaer, NY 12144, USA
    Environ Res 109:93-100. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Incidence rates of pelvic inflammatory disease diagnoses among Army and Navy recruits potential impacts of Chlamydia screening policies
    Michael S Bloom
    Army Medical Surveillance Activity, Silver Spring, Maryland, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:471-7. 2008
  6. pmc Associations between toxic metals in follicular fluid and in vitro fertilization (IVF) outcomes
    Michael S Bloom
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University at Albany, State University of New York, School of Public Health Rm 157, One University Place, Rensselaer, NY 12144, USA
    J Assist Reprod Genet 29:1369-79. 2012
  7. pmc Bisphenol A exposure reduces the estradiol response to gonadotropin stimulation during in vitro fertilization
    Michael S Bloom
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University at Albany, State University of New York, Rensselaer, NY 12144, USA
    Fertil Steril 96:672-677.e2. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Biomonitoring for exposure to multiple trace elements via analysis of urine from participants in the study of metals and assisted reproductive technologies (SMART)
    Keewan Kim
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University at Albany, State University of New York, Rensselaer, NY, USA
    J Environ Monit 13:2413-9. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Toxic trace metals and embryo quality indicators during in vitro fertilization (IVF)
    Michael S Bloom
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University at Albany, State University of New York, Rensselaer, NY 12144, USA
    Reprod Toxicol 31:164-70. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Occupational exposure to arsenic and risk of nonmelanoma skin cancer in a multinational European study
    Simona Surdu
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University at Albany, State University of New York, Rensselaer, NY Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University at Albany, State University of New York, Rensselaer, NY Institute for Health and Environment, University at Albany, Rensselaer, NY
    Int J Cancer 133:2182-91. 2013

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Publications25

  1. pmc Toxic trace metals and human oocytes during in vitro fertilization (IVF)
    Michael S Bloom
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University at Albany, State University of New York, Rensselaer, NY 12144, USA
    Reprod Toxicol 29:298-305. 2010
    ..19, 95% CI 0.03-1.35, P=0.097). Because of the magnitude of the effects, these results warrant a comprehensive study with sufficient statistical power to further evaluate these hypotheses...
  2. pmc Associations between blood metals and fecundity among women residing in New York State
    Michael S Bloom
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University at Albany, State University of New York, One University Place, Rensselaer, NY 12144, USA
    Reprod Toxicol 31:158-63. 2011
    ..5% increase in the probability for pregnancy per 3.60 μg/L increase in Mg (P=0.062), and a 27.7% decrease per 0.54 μg/L increase in Zn (P=0.114). Findings indicate that Mg and Zn may impact female fecundity, but in varying directions...
  3. doi request reprint Assessment of polychlorinated biphenyl congeners, thyroid stimulating hormone, and free thyroxine among New York state anglers
    Michael S Bloom
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University at Albany, State University of New York, One University Place, Rm 153, Rensselaer, NY 12144, USA
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 212:599-611. 2009
    ..The results of this study suggest that Lake Ontario sportfish consumers may comprise a high risk population for PCB related thyroid function alteration and warrant a larger confirmatory investigation...
  4. pmc Changes in maternal serum chlorinated pesticide concentrations across critical windows of human reproduction and development
    Michael S Bloom
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University at Albany, State University of New York, One University Place, Rm 153, Rensselaer, NY 12144, USA
    Environ Res 109:93-100. 2009
    ..This underscores the importance of timing biospecimen collection to critical windows for development in the assessment of reproductive and/or developmental effects...
  5. doi request reprint Incidence rates of pelvic inflammatory disease diagnoses among Army and Navy recruits potential impacts of Chlamydia screening policies
    Michael S Bloom
    Army Medical Surveillance Activity, Silver Spring, Maryland, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:471-7. 2008
    ..Using routinely collected surveillance data, the rates of outpatient pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) following accession into the Army or Navy were compared to assess the potential implications of these policies...
  6. pmc Associations between toxic metals in follicular fluid and in vitro fertilization (IVF) outcomes
    Michael S Bloom
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University at Albany, State University of New York, School of Public Health Rm 157, One University Place, Rensselaer, NY 12144, USA
    J Assist Reprod Genet 29:1369-79. 2012
    ..Here we assess measurements in single follicular fluid (FF) specimens from 46 women as a presumably more relevant marker of dose for reproductive toxicity...
  7. pmc Bisphenol A exposure reduces the estradiol response to gonadotropin stimulation during in vitro fertilization
    Michael S Bloom
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University at Albany, State University of New York, Rensselaer, NY 12144, USA
    Fertil Steril 96:672-677.e2. 2011
    ..To investigate associations between serum bisphenol A (BPA) concentrations and follicular response to exogenous ovary stimulation...
  8. doi request reprint Biomonitoring for exposure to multiple trace elements via analysis of urine from participants in the study of metals and assisted reproductive technologies (SMART)
    Keewan Kim
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University at Albany, State University of New York, Rensselaer, NY, USA
    J Environ Monit 13:2413-9. 2011
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  9. doi request reprint Toxic trace metals and embryo quality indicators during in vitro fertilization (IVF)
    Michael S Bloom
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University at Albany, State University of New York, Rensselaer, NY 12144, USA
    Reprod Toxicol 31:164-70. 2011
    ..Embryo fragmentation is reduced by higher blood Hg (aOR 0.85, 95% CI 0.72-1.00), but increased by higher blood Pb (aOR 1.47, 95% CI 1.11-1.94) in men. The magnitude of these suggested effects warrants confirmation in a larger study...
  10. doi request reprint Occupational exposure to arsenic and risk of nonmelanoma skin cancer in a multinational European study
    Simona Surdu
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University at Albany, State University of New York, Rensselaer, NY Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University at Albany, State University of New York, Rensselaer, NY Institute for Health and Environment, University at Albany, Rensselaer, NY
    Int J Cancer 133:2182-91. 2013
    ..22, 95% CI = 2.48-42.07). Workplace coexposure to arsenic and sunlight may thus pose an increased risk of NMSC. ..
  11. doi request reprint Background exposure to toxic metals in women adversely influences pregnancy during in vitro fertilization (IVF)
    Michael S Bloom
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University at Albany, State University of New York, Rensselaer, NY, USA
    Reprod Toxicol 34:471-81. 2012
    ..No effects are detected in 15 men, although inverse associations are suggested for urine cadmium and pregnancy. These data suggest that low-level, background exposures to Hg and Cd may interfere with pregnancy following IVF...
  12. pmc Recent cadmium exposure among male partners may affect oocyte fertilization during in vitro fertilization (IVF)
    Keewan Kim
    Department of Epidemiology, University at Albany, State University of New York, Rensselaer, NY, USA
    J Assist Reprod Genet 27:463-8. 2010
    ..41, P = 0.412) and 15 of their male partners (relative risk = 0.19, P = 0.097) and oocyte fertilization in vitro. Blood cadmium concentrations reflect more recent exposure...
  13. pmc Maternal serum polychlorinated biphenyl concentrations across critical windows of human development
    Michael S Bloom
    Epidemiology Branch, Division of Epidemiology, Statistics and Prevention Research, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 115:1320-4. 2007
    ..Few data are available on polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) concentrations over critical windows of human reproduction and development inclusive of the periconception window...
  14. ncbi request reprint Exploring associations between serum levels of select organochlorines and thyroxine in a sample of New York state sportsmen: the New York State Angler Cohort Study
    Michael S Bloom
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, 3435 Main St, Farber Hall Rm 270, Buffalo, NY 14214 3000, USA
    Environ Res 93:52-66. 2003
    ..05 and a power of 0.80. These findings are important in the design of a new specific study of thyroid function and environmental contaminants...
  15. doi request reprint A pilot study of seafood consumption and exposure to mercury, lead, cadmium and arsenic among infertile couples undergoing in vitro fertilization (IVF)
    Dongsul Kim
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University at Albany, State University of New York, Rensselaer, NY 12144, United States
    Environ Toxicol Pharmacol 36:30-4. 2013
    ..Though limited by small numbers and the cross-sectional design, these results suggest that consumption of specific seafood items increases exposure to toxic elements in couples undergoing IVF...
  16. doi request reprint Exploratory assessment of perfluorinated compounds and human thyroid function
    Michael S Bloom
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University at Albany, State University of New York, Rensselaer, New York 12114, USA
    Physiol Behav 99:240-5. 2010
    ..Given the ubiquity of PFCs in the environment and the importance of thyroid function to neurodevelopmental and neurocognitive endpoints, a confirmatory study is warranted...
  17. pmc Serum unconjugated bisphenol A concentrations in men may influence embryo quality indicators during in vitro fertilization
    Michael S Bloom
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University at Albany, State University of New York, Rensselaer, NY 12144, USA
    Environ Toxicol Pharmacol 32:319-23. 2011
    ..Inverse associations are suggested for male BPA with ECN (OR=0.70, P=0.069), and EFS (OR=0.54, P=0.009), but not for women. Male BPA exposure may affect embryo quality during IVF...
  18. pmc Follicular fluid high density lipoprotein-associated micronutrient levels are associated with embryo fragmentation during IVF
    Richard W Browne
    Department of Biotechnical and Clinical Laboratory Sciences, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, 26 Cary Hall, 3435 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14214, USA
    J Assist Reprod Genet 26:557-60. 2009
    ..To investigate whether follicular fluid lipid-soluble micronutrients are associated with embryo morphology parameters during IVF...
  19. pmc Analytical and biological variation of biomarkers of oxidative stress during the menstrual cycle
    Richard W Browne
    Department of Biotechnical and Clinical Laboratory Sciences, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, NY 14214, USA
    Biomarkers 13:160-83. 2008
    ..These results provide important initial information on the variability of biomarkers of oxidative stress, antioxidant defence and micronutrients across the menstrual cycle...
  20. doi request reprint Spontaneous pregnancy loss in humans and exposure to arsenic in drinking water
    Michael S Bloom
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University at Albany, State University of New York, Rensselaer, NY, USA
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 213:401-13. 2010
    ..Based on a review of the published literature, we recommend the future conduct of a two-stage comprehensive prospective study of low-moderate iAs drinking water exposure and spontaneous pregnancy loss...
  21. pmc Finger bone immaturity and 2D:4D ratio measurement error in the assessment of the hyperandrogenic hypothesis for the etiology of autism spectrum disorders
    Michael S Bloom
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University at Albany, State University of New York, Rensselaer, NY 12214, USA
    Physiol Behav 100:221-4. 2010
    ..This asynchronous development may produce differences in 2D:4D over time which could lead to erroneous interpretation of androgen exposure in utero among young ASD children...
  22. ncbi request reprint Selecting controls is not selecting "normals": design and analysis issues for studying the etiology of polycystic ovary syndrome
    Michael S Bloom
    Epidemiology Branch, Division of Epidemiology, Statistics, and Prevention Research, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Fertil Steril 86:1-12. 2006
    ..However, a review of the literature suggested that inconsistency of research findings in relation to the etiology of PCOS might be, in part, due to the different choice of controls for case-control design and application...
  23. pmc Occupational exposure to ultraviolet radiation and risk of non-melanoma skin cancer in a multinational European study
    Simona Surdu
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University at Albany, State University of New York, Rensselaer, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e62359. 2013
    ..However, there is ongoing controversy regarding the relevance of occupational exposure to natural and artificial ultraviolet radiation (UV) radiation...
  24. doi request reprint Influenza immunization and subsequent diagnoses of group A streptococcus-illnesses among U.S. Army trainees, 2002-2006
    Seung Eun Lee
    Armed Forces Health Surveillance Center provisional, U S Army Center for Health Promotion and Preventive Medicine, 2900 Linden Lane, Suite 200, Silver Spring, MD 20910, United States
    Vaccine 26:3383-6. 2008
    ..Estimated protective effects of influenza immunization against GAS-illness ranged from 50% to 77%. A strong protective effect was suggested for Army trainee influenza immunization on the diagnosis of GAS-illness...
  25. ncbi request reprint Screening for mental illness in primary care clinics
    Linda S Kahn
    Department of Psychiatry, State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 34:345-62. 2004
    ..To assess the prevalence of mental disorders in inner city outpatient clinics and to improve the diagnosis of mental illness in primary care...