Mia V Gallo

Summary

Affiliation: University at Albany
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Selected anthropometric measurements of Akwesasne Mohawk youth: skinfolds, circumferences, and breadths
    Mia V Gallo
    Department of Anthropology, University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany, New York 12222, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 19:525-36. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Height, weight, and body mass index among Akwesasne Mohawk youth
    Mia V Gallo
    Department of Anthropology, University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany, NY 12222, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 17:269-79. 2005
  3. pmc Levels of persistent organic pollutant and their predictors among young adults
    Mia V Gallo
    University at Albany, Center for the Elimination of Minority Health Disparities, A and S 237, Albany, NY, United States
    Chemosphere 83:1374-82. 2011
  4. pmc Relationship of thyroid hormone levels to levels of polychlorinated biphenyls, lead, p,p'- DDE, and other toxicants in Akwesasne Mohawk youth
    Lawrence M Schell
    Department of Anthropology, University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany, New York 12222, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:806-13. 2008
  5. pmc Analysis of PCB congeners related to cognitive functioning in adolescents
    Joan Newman
    University at Albany, Department of Educational and Counseling Psychology, Education 236, 1400 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12222, United States
    Neurotoxicology 30:686-96. 2009
  6. pmc Relationships of putative endocrine disruptors to human sexual maturation and thyroid activity in youth
    Lawrence M Schell
    University at Albany, Department of Anthropology, Albany, NY 12222, USA
    Physiol Behav 99:246-53. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Relationship of lead, mercury, mirex, dichlorodiphenyldichloroethylene, hexachlorobenzene, and polychlorinated biphenyls to timing of menarche among Akwesasne Mohawk girls
    Melinda Denham
    University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany, New York 12222, USA
    Pediatrics 115:e127-34. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint PCBs and cognitive functioning of Mohawk adolescents
    Joan Newman
    Educational Psychology and Methodology, EDU 236, University at Albany, SUNY, 1400 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12222, United States
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 28:439-45. 2006
  9. pmc Persistent organic pollutants and anti-thyroid peroxidase levels in Akwesasne Mohawk young adults
    Lawrence M Schell
    Department of Anthropology, University at Albany, A and S 237, 1400 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12222, USA
    Environ Res 109:86-92. 2009
  10. pmc What's NOT to eat--food adulteration in the context of human biology
    Lawrence M Schell
    Center for the Elimination of Minority Health Disparities, University at Albany, A and S 237, Albany, New York 12222, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 24:139-48. 2012

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Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Selected anthropometric measurements of Akwesasne Mohawk youth: skinfolds, circumferences, and breadths
    Mia V Gallo
    Department of Anthropology, University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany, New York 12222, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 19:525-36. 2007
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  2. ncbi request reprint Height, weight, and body mass index among Akwesasne Mohawk youth
    Mia V Gallo
    Department of Anthropology, University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany, NY 12222, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 17:269-79. 2005
    ..The potential for long-term health effects associated with being overweight has implications for the future health of young Native Americans...
  3. pmc Levels of persistent organic pollutant and their predictors among young adults
    Mia V Gallo
    University at Albany, Center for the Elimination of Minority Health Disparities, A and S 237, Albany, NY, United States
    Chemosphere 83:1374-82. 2011
    ....
  4. pmc Relationship of thyroid hormone levels to levels of polychlorinated biphenyls, lead, p,p'- DDE, and other toxicants in Akwesasne Mohawk youth
    Lawrence M Schell
    Department of Anthropology, University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany, New York 12222, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:806-13. 2008
    ..Chronic exposure to multiple toxicants is common but difficult to analyze, and most prior studies have focused on adults or newborns, creating a gap in our understanding of multitoxicant effects among adolescents...
  5. pmc Analysis of PCB congeners related to cognitive functioning in adolescents
    Joan Newman
    University at Albany, Department of Educational and Counseling Psychology, Education 236, 1400 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12222, United States
    Neurotoxicology 30:686-96. 2009
    ..Comparison of our findings with those of other human studies was limited by the relative lack of specificity of both PCB measures and cognitive outcome measures in much previous work...
  6. pmc Relationships of putative endocrine disruptors to human sexual maturation and thyroid activity in youth
    Lawrence M Schell
    University at Albany, Department of Anthropology, Albany, NY 12222, USA
    Physiol Behav 99:246-53. 2010
    ..Further investigations are warranted to determine effect thresholds and mechanisms...
  7. ncbi request reprint Relationship of lead, mercury, mirex, dichlorodiphenyldichloroethylene, hexachlorobenzene, and polychlorinated biphenyls to timing of menarche among Akwesasne Mohawk girls
    Melinda Denham
    University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany, New York 12222, USA
    Pediatrics 115:e127-34. 2005
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint PCBs and cognitive functioning of Mohawk adolescents
    Joan Newman
    Educational Psychology and Methodology, EDU 236, University at Albany, SUNY, 1400 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12222, United States
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 28:439-45. 2006
    ..There was also a negative relationship with a measure of comprehension and knowledge. Significant relationships were not large, but provide evidence of subtle negative effects of PCB exposure...
  9. pmc Persistent organic pollutants and anti-thyroid peroxidase levels in Akwesasne Mohawk young adults
    Lawrence M Schell
    Department of Anthropology, University at Albany, A and S 237, 1400 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12222, USA
    Environ Res 109:86-92. 2009
    ....
  10. pmc What's NOT to eat--food adulteration in the context of human biology
    Lawrence M Schell
    Center for the Elimination of Minority Health Disparities, University at Albany, A and S 237, Albany, New York 12222, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 24:139-48. 2012
    ..Human biologists considering nutrition, disease, growth, reproduction, aging, to name a few areas, may consider the non-nutritional components of food as many have the ability to alter physiological functioning...
  11. pmc Organochlorines, lead, and mercury in Akwesasne Mohawk youth
    Lawrence M Schell
    Department of Epidemiology, University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany, New York 12222, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 111:954-61. 2003
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  12. pmc Growth as a mirror: is endocrine disruption challenging Tanner's concept?
    Lawrence M Schell
    Center for the Elimination of Minority Health Disparities, University at Albany, A and S 237, 1400 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12222, USA
    Ann Hum Biol 39:361-71. 2012
    ..Later investigators in anthropology and other fields clarified the connections between poor nutrition, disease, psychosocial stress and poor growth...
  13. doi request reprint Environmental influences on human growth and development: historical review and case study of contemporary influences
    Lawrence M Schell
    Department of Anthropology, University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany, NY 12222, USA
    Ann Hum Biol 36:459-77. 2009
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  14. ncbi request reprint Effects of pollution on human growth and development: an introduction
    Lawrence M Schell
    University at Albany, Albany, NY 12222, USA
    J Physiol Anthropol 25:103-12. 2006
    ..These effects of pollutants and the mechanisms of effect require further study to understand and, it is hoped, to blunt or block any detrimental effects on human health and well-being...
  15. pmc Overweight and obesity among North American Indian infants, children, and youth
    Lawrence M Schell
    Center for the Elimination of Minority Health Disparities, University at Albany, New York, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 24:302-13. 2012
    ..Interventions that are culturally appropriate are needed to reduce weights at all points in the lifespan...