Abby F Fleisch
Affiliation: Harvard University
- Air pollution exposure and gestational diabetes mellitus among pregnant women in Massachusetts: a cohort studyAbby F Fleisch
Division of Endocrinology, Boston Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA, 02115, USA
Environ Health 15:40. 2016..Rodent and human studies suggest an association between air pollution exposure and type 2 diabetes mellitus, but the extent to which air pollution is associated with gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is less clear...
- Environmental epigenetics: a role in endocrine disease?Abby F Fleisch
Department of Endocrinology, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
J Mol Endocrinol 49:R61-7. 2012..Current evidence suggests that environmental exposures may significantly impact expression of endocrine-related genes and thereby affect clinical endocrine outcomes...
- Bisphenol A and related compounds in dental materialsAbby F Fleisch
Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Pediatrics 126:760-8. 2010..Evidence is accumulating that BPA and some BPA derivatives can pose health risks attributable to their endocrine-disrupting, estrogenic properties...
- Prenatal exposure to traffic pollution: associations with reduced fetal growth and rapid infant weight gainAbby F Fleisch
From the aDivision of Endocrinology, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA bObesity Prevention Program, Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, MA cDepartment of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA dDepartment of Geography and Environmental Development, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel eDepartments of Biostatistics and fNutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA gChanning Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA
Epidemiology 26:43-50. 2015..Prenatal air pollution exposure inhibits fetal growth, but implications for postnatal growth are unknown...
- Early Life Exposure to Perfluoroalkyl Substances and Childhood Metabolic FunctionAbby F Fleisch
Division of Endocrinology, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
Environ Health Perspect . 2016..Perfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs) are synthetic chemicals that may persist in the environment and in humans. There is a possible association between early life PFAS exposure and metabolic dysfunction in later life, but data are limited...
- Air pollution exposure and abnormal glucose tolerance during pregnancy: the project Viva cohortAbby F Fleisch
Division of Endocrinology, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Environ Health Perspect 122:378-83. 2014..Exposure to fine particulate matter (PM with diameter ≤ 2.5 μm; PM2.5) has been linked to type 2 diabetes mellitus, but associations with hyperglycemia in pregnancy have not been well studied...
- Metabolomic profiles and childhood obesityWei Perng
Obesity Prevention Program, Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Obesity (Silver Spring) 22:2570-8. 2014..To identify metabolite patterns associated with childhood obesity, to examine relations of these patterns with measures of adiposity and cardiometabolic risk, and to evaluate associations with maternal peripartum characteristics...
- Blood lead levels and serum insulin-like growth factor 1 concentrations in peripubertal boysAbby F Fleisch
Department of Endocrinology, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Environ Health Perspect 121:854-8. 2013..Childhood lead exposure has been associated with growth delay. However, the association between blood lead levels (BLLs) and insulin-like growth factor 1 (IGF-1) has not been characterized in a large cohort with low-level lead exposure...