Kathleen M McCarty
Affiliation: Yale University
- PAH-DNA adducts, cigarette smoking, GST polymorphisms, and breast cancer riskKathleen M McCarty
Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
Environ Health Perspect 117:552-8. 2009..Few breast cancer studies have investigated the joint effects of multiple GSTs and a PAH biomarker...
- Arsenic methylation, GSTT1, GSTM1, GSTP1 polymorphisms, and skin lesionsKathleen M McCarty
Yale University School of Medicine, Epidemiology and Public Health, Division of Environmental Health Sciences, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
Environ Health Perspect 115:341-5. 2007..We investigated whether primary and secondary arsenic methylation ratios were associated with skin lesions and whether GSTT1, GSTP1, and GSTM1 polymorphisms modify these relationships...
- Polymorphisms in XPD (Asp312Asn and Lys751Gln) genes, sunburn and arsenic-related skin lesionsKathleen M McCarty
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Division of Environmental Health Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, Epidemiology and Public Health, New Haven, CT, 06520 USA
Carcinogenesis 28:1697-702. 2007....
- A case-control study of GST polymorphisms and arsenic related skin lesionsKathleen M McCarty
Yale University School of Medicine, Epidemiology and Public Health, Division of Environmental Health Sciences, New Haven, CT, USA
Environ Health 6:5. 2007..Individual factors in arsenic biotransformation may influence disease susceptibility. GST activity is involved in the metabolism of endogenous and exogenous compounds, including catalyzing the formation of arsenic-GSH conjugates...
- A pilot study: the importance of inter-individual differences in inorganic arsenic metabolism for birth weight outcomeElyssa R Gelmann
Yale School of Public Health, Division of Environmental Health Sciences, Yale University, 60 College Street, P O Box 208034, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA Electronic address
Environ Toxicol Pharmacol 36:1266-75. 2013..019). Metabolic partitioning of iAs toward excretion may impair fetal growth. Prospective studies on iAs excretion before and during pregnancy may provide a biomarker for poor fetal growth risk...
- Indoor air pollution exposure from use of indoor stoves and fireplaces in association with breast cancer: a case-control studyAlexandra J White
Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, CB 7435, McGavran Greenberg Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
Environ Health 13:108. 2014..We also hypothesized that the association would vary by breast cancer subtype defined by p53 mutation status, and interact with glutathione S-transferases GSTM1, T1, A1 and P1 polymorphisms...
- Blood pressure hyperreactivity: an early cardiovascular risk in normotensive men exposed to low-to-moderate inorganic arsenic in drinking waterJulie Kunrath
Yale School of Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
J Hypertens 31:361-9. 2013..However, early signs of risk for developing hypertension remain unclear in people exposed to chronic low-to-moderate inorganic arsenic...
- Relationship between use of water from community-scale water treatment refill kiosks and childhood diarrhea in JakartaLaura C Sima
Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
Am J Trop Med Hyg 87:979-84. 2012..Purchasing water from low-cost water kiosks is associated with a reduction in diarrhea risk similar to that found for bottled water...
- Arsenic geochemistry and human health in South East AsiaKathleen M McCarty
Division of Environmental Health Science, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
Rev Environ Health 26:71-8. 2011..Multi-disciplinary efforts are needed to study diet, infectious disease, genetics, and cultural practices unique to each region to better understand human health risk and to design public health interventions...
- The impact of diet and betel nut use on skin lesions associated with drinking-water arsenic in Pabna, BangladeshKathleen M McCarty
Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
Environ Health Perspect 114:334-40. 2006..The results of this study do not provide clear support for a protective effect of vegetable and overall protein consumption against the development of skin lesions, but a modest benefit cannot be excluded...
- Antimony: an unlikely confounder in the relationship between well water arsenic and health outcomes in BangladeshKathleen M McCarty
Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Environ Health Perspect 112:809-11. 2004....