Elly Den Hond

Summary

Affiliation: Flemish Institute for Technological Research
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Biomarkers of human exposure to personal care products: results from the Flemish Environment and Health Study (FLEHS 2007-2011)
    Elly Den Hond
    Environmental Risk and Health Unit, Flemish Institute for Technological Research VITO, Mol, Belgium Electronic address
    Sci Total Environ 463:102-10. 2013
  2. pmc Neurobehavioral function and low-level exposure to brominated flame retardants in adolescents: a cross-sectional study
    Michał Kiciński
    Centre for Environmental Sciences, Hasselt University, Diepenbeek, Belgium
    Environ Health 11:86. 2012
  3. pmc Pollutant effects on genotoxic parameters and tumor-associated protein levels in adults: a cross sectional study
    Sam De Coster
    Study Centre for Carcinogenesis and Primary Prevention of Cancer, Department of Radiotherapy, Nuclear Medicine, and Experimental Cancerology, Ghent University Hospital, De Pintelaan 185 3K3, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Environ Health 7:26. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Endocrine disrupters and human puberty
    E Den Hond
    Department of Toxicology, VITO, Flemish Institute for Technological Research, Mol, Belgium
    Int J Androl 29:264-71; discussion 286-90. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Internal exposure to pollutants and sexual maturation in Flemish adolescents
    Elly Den Hond
    Flemish Institute of Technological Research, Environmental Risk and Health, Boeretang 200, B 2400 Mol, Belgium
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 21:224-33. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Determinants of polychlorinated aromatic hydrocarbons in serum in three age classes--Methodological implications for human biomonitoring
    Elly Den Hond
    Flemish Institute of Technological Research VITO, Environmental Toxicology, Boeretang 200, Mol 2400, Belgium
    Environ Res 109:495-502. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Organochlorine and heavy metals in newborns: results from the Flemish Environment and Health Survey (FLEHS 2002-2006)
    Gudrun Koppen
    Environmental Risk and Health, Toxicology Group, Flemish Institute of Technological Research, 2400 Mol, Belgium
    Environ Int 35:1015-22. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Environmental exposure to human carcinogens in teenagers and the association with DNA damage
    Carmen Franken
    Flemish Institute for Technological Research VITO, Mol, Belgium Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium Electronic address
    Environ Res 152:165-174. 2017
  9. doi request reprint Concept of the Flemish human biomonitoring programme
    Greet Schoeters
    Flemish Institute for Technological Research VITO, Mol, Belgium
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 215:102-8. 2012
  10. pmc Combined Effects of Prenatal Exposures to Environmental Chemicals on Birth Weight
    Eva Govarts
    Environmental Risk and Health, Flemish Institute for Technological Research VITO, 2400 Mol, Belgium
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 13:. 2016

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Publications19

  1. doi request reprint Biomarkers of human exposure to personal care products: results from the Flemish Environment and Health Study (FLEHS 2007-2011)
    Elly Den Hond
    Environmental Risk and Health Unit, Flemish Institute for Technological Research VITO, Mol, Belgium Electronic address
    Sci Total Environ 463:102-10. 2013
    ..We define here Flemish exposure values for biomarkers of PCPs, which can serve as baseline exposure levels to identify exposure trends in future biomonitoring campaigns...
  2. pmc Neurobehavioral function and low-level exposure to brominated flame retardants in adolescents: a cross-sectional study
    Michał Kiciński
    Centre for Environmental Sciences, Hasselt University, Diepenbeek, Belgium
    Environ Health 11:86. 2012
    ..Although the first reports of detrimental neurobehavioral effects in rodents appeared more than ten years ago, human data are sparse...
  3. pmc Pollutant effects on genotoxic parameters and tumor-associated protein levels in adults: a cross sectional study
    Sam De Coster
    Study Centre for Carcinogenesis and Primary Prevention of Cancer, Department of Radiotherapy, Nuclear Medicine, and Experimental Cancerology, Ghent University Hospital, De Pintelaan 185 3K3, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Environ Health 7:26. 2008
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  4. ncbi request reprint Endocrine disrupters and human puberty
    E Den Hond
    Department of Toxicology, VITO, Flemish Institute for Technological Research, Mol, Belgium
    Int J Androl 29:264-71; discussion 286-90. 2006
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Internal exposure to pollutants and sexual maturation in Flemish adolescents
    Elly Den Hond
    Flemish Institute of Technological Research, Environmental Risk and Health, Boeretang 200, B 2400 Mol, Belgium
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 21:224-33. 2011
    ..However, further understanding of toxic mode of action and sensitive windows of exposure is needed to explain the current findings...
  6. doi request reprint Determinants of polychlorinated aromatic hydrocarbons in serum in three age classes--Methodological implications for human biomonitoring
    Elly Den Hond
    Flemish Institute of Technological Research VITO, Environmental Toxicology, Boeretang 200, Mol 2400, Belgium
    Environ Res 109:495-502. 2009
    ..The impact of sex and BMI differed by age. For biomarkers of persistent pollutants that reflect long-term exposure, the relation between the covariates and the biomarkers can be well quantified...
  7. doi request reprint Organochlorine and heavy metals in newborns: results from the Flemish Environment and Health Survey (FLEHS 2002-2006)
    Gudrun Koppen
    Environmental Risk and Health, Toxicology Group, Flemish Institute of Technological Research, 2400 Mol, Belgium
    Environ Int 35:1015-22. 2009
    ..It was concluded that the place of birth in Flanders is an important determinant of the load of pollutants measured at the start of life. This underlines the validity of human biomonitoring on (relatively) small geographical scale...
  8. doi request reprint Environmental exposure to human carcinogens in teenagers and the association with DNA damage
    Carmen Franken
    Flemish Institute for Technological Research VITO, Mol, Belgium Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium Electronic address
    Environ Res 152:165-174. 2017
    ..We investigated whether human environmental exposure to chemicals that are labeled as (potential) carcinogens leads to increased (oxidative) damage to DNA in adolescents...
  9. doi request reprint Concept of the Flemish human biomonitoring programme
    Greet Schoeters
    Flemish Institute for Technological Research VITO, Mol, Belgium
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 215:102-8. 2012
    ..The objective of this paper is to review and discuss the options that were taken in the human biomonitoring programme in order to achieve its goals...
  10. pmc Combined Effects of Prenatal Exposures to Environmental Chemicals on Birth Weight
    Eva Govarts
    Environmental Risk and Health, Flemish Institute for Technological Research VITO, 2400 Mol, Belgium
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 13:. 2016
    ..In conclusion, birth weight was consistently inversely associated with exposure to pollutant mixtures. Chemicals not showing significant associations at single pollutant level contributed to stronger effects when analyzed as mixtures. ..
  11. doi request reprint Biomonitoring and biomarkers to unravel the risks from prenatal environmental exposures for later health outcomes
    Greet E R Schoeters
    VITO, Unit of Environmental Risk and Health, Mol, Belgium
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:1964S-1969S. 2011
    ..Biomarkers of effect may include changes in hormone concentrations, oxidative stress variables, changes in gene expression levels, and epigenetic changes...
  12. doi request reprint Metabolic targets of endocrine disrupting chemicals assessed by cord blood transcriptome profiling
    Sylvie Remy
    Epidemiology and Social Medicine, University of Antwerp, Universiteitsplein 1, 2610, Wilrijk, Belgium Environmental Risk and Health, Flemish Institute for Technological Research VITO, Boeretang 200, 2400, Mol, Belgium Electronic address
    Reprod Toxicol 65:307-320. 2016
    ..Transcriptional changes at birth suggest a role for specific metabolic targets as a link between prenatal EDC exposure and metabolic disorders later in life...
  13. doi request reprint Endocrine disruptors and abnormalities of pubertal development
    Greet Schoeters
    Vlaamse Instelling voor Technologisch Onderzoek VITO, Environmental Toxicology Unit, Mol, Belgium
    Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol 102:168-75. 2008
    ..However, the causal pathways and the molecular mechanisms that may link the pubertal growth pattern of children born SGA, pubertal development and endocrine-disrupting chemicals need further study...
  14. doi request reprint Identification of PM10 characteristics involved in cellular responses in human bronchial epithelial cells (Beas-2B)
    Rosette Van Den Heuvel
    Flemish Institute for Technological Research VITO, Environmental Risk and Health Unit, Boeretang 200, 2400 Mol, Belgium Electronic address
    Environ Res 149:48-56. 2016
    ..Metals (Cd, Cu, Ni and Zn), BC, and endotoxin were among the main determinants for the observed biological responses. ..
  15. doi request reprint Human exposure to endocrine disrupting chemicals and fertility: A case-control study in male subfertility patients
    Elly Den Hond
    Environmental Risk and Health Unit, Flemish Institute for Technological Research VITO, Mol, Belgium Directorate of Public Health and Surveillance, Scientific Institute of Public Health, Brussels, Belgium Electronic address
    Environ Int 84:154-60. 2015
    ..Dioxins, PCBs, chlorinated pesticides, brominated flame retardants, bisphenol A, triclosan, perfluorinated compounds and phthalates are known as endocrine disrupting chemicals (EDCs)...
  16. pmc First steps toward harmonized human biomonitoring in Europe: demonstration project to perform human biomonitoring on a European scale
    Elly Den Hond
    Unit Environmental Risk and Health, Flemish Institute for Technological Research VITO, Mol, Belgium
    Environ Health Perspect 123:255-63. 2015
    ..For Europe as a whole, data on internal exposure to environmental chemicals do not yet exist. Characterization of the internal individual chemical environment is expected to enhance understanding of the environmental threats to health...
  17. doi request reprint Human biomonitoring of emerging pollutants through non-invasive matrices: state of the art and future potential
    Andreia Alves
    Flemish Institute for Technological Research VITO NV, Boeretang 200, 2400, Mol, Belgium
    Anal Bioanal Chem 406:4063-88. 2014
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Cadmium and children: exposure and health effects
    Greet Schoeters
    Vlaamse Instelling voor Technologisch Onderzoek, Mol, Belgium
    Acta Paediatr Suppl 95:50-4. 2006
    ..Cadmium exposure at early age should be limited as much as possible to prevent direct effects on children and to prevent accumulation of cadmium which may have serious health effects only becoming manifest at older age...
  19. doi request reprint Peripheral blood collection: the first step towards gene expression profiling
    Carmen Franken
    a Unit Environmental Risk and Health, Flemish Institute for Technological Research VITO NV, Mol, Belgium
    Biomarkers 21:458-65. 2016
    ..These findings suggest that even short bench times affect gene expression, requiring to carry out blood collection in a strictly standardized way. ..