Mar. 15, 2018

Journal Club 2017 Schedule

◇ Venue : Centre for Environmental and Health Sciences 2F
Seminar room #3

◇ Date: Every Monday 13:30~14:30

※ Anyone is Welcome

–FY 2017–

M D PIC Paper
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19 Miura DNA methylation as a mediator of the association between prenatal adversity and risk factors for metabolic disease in adulthood

Elmar W. Tobi, Roderick C. Slieker, René Luijk, Koen F. Dekkers, Aryeh D. Stein, Kate M. Xu, Biobank-based Integrative Omics Studies Consortium, P. Eline Slagboom, Erik W. van Zwet, L. H. Lumey, Bastiaan T. Heijmans

12 Ait Bamai

Gene-Environment Interaction in the Onset of Eczema in Infancy: Filaggrin Loss-of-Function Mutations Enhanced by Neonatal Cat Exposure

Hans Bisgaard, Angela Simpson, Colin N.A. Palmer, Klaus Bønnelykke, Irwin Mclean, Somnath Mukhopadhyay, Christian B. Pipper, Liselotte B. Halkjaer, Brian Lipworth, Jenny Hankinson, Ashley Woodcock, Adnan Custovic

5 Itoh
2 26  Minatoya
19 Rahel

Exposure to visible mould or dampness at home and sleep problems in children: Results from the LISAplus study

Carla M.T. Tiesler, Elisabeth Thiering, Christina Tischer, Irina Lehmann, Beate Schaaf, Andrea von Berg, Joachim Heinrich

12 National holiday
5 Araki

Current-use flame retardants: Maternal exposure and neurodevelopment in children of the CHAMACOS cohort

Rosemary Castorina, Asa Bradman, Heather M. Stapleton, Craig Butt, Dylan Avery, Kim G. Harley, Robert B. Gunier, Nina Holland, Brenda Eskenazi

1 29 no meeting
22 Tamura

Pathways from parental educational attainment to adolescent blood pressure

Man Ki Kwok, Catherine Mary Schooling, Subu V. Subramanian, Gabriel M. Leung, Ichiro Kawachi

15 Nishimura
8 National holiday
 12 25 Tsai farewell meeting
18 CEHS open seminar Dr. Toshio Kawai(Wakayama Medical University) and Ms. Kamonwan Promtes(Mahidol University, Thailand)
11 no meeting
4 Yamazaki

Polychlorinated Biphenyl and Organochlorine Pesticide Concentrations in Maternal Mid-Pregnancy Serum Samples: Association with Autism Spectrum Disorder and Intellectual Disability

Kristen Lyall, Lisa. A. Croen, Andreas Sjödin, Cathleen K. Yoshida, Ousseny Zerbo, Martin Kharrazi, and Gayle C. Windham

11 27 Miyashita

Association of PCB, PBDE and PCDD/F body burdens with hormone levels for children in an e-waste dismantling area of Zhejiang Province, China

Peiwei Xu, Xiaoming Lou, Gangqiang Ding, Haitao Shen, LizhiWu, Zhijian Chen, Jianlong Han, Guangen Han, XiaofengWang

20   SW2017
13  Miura

Genome-wide DNA methylation study in human placenta identifies novel loci associated with maternal smoking during pregnancy

Eva Morales, Nadia Vilahur, Lucas A Salas, Valeria Motta, Mariana F  Fernandez, Mario Murcia, Sabrina Llop, Adonina Tardon, Guillermo Fernandez-Tardon,
Loreto Santa-Marina, Mara Gallastegui, Valentina Bollati, Xavier Estivill, Nicolas Olea, Jordi Sunyer, Mariona Bustamante

Epigenetic Mediators Between Childhood Socioeconomic Disadvantage and Mid-Life Body Mass Index: The New England Family Study

Eric B. Loucks, Yen-Tsung Huang, Golareh Agha, Su Chu, Charles B. Eaton, Stephen E. Gilman, Stephen L. Buka, Karl T. Kelsey

6  Itoh

Perfluoroalkyl substances in cord blood and attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder symptoms in seven-year-old children 

Guang-Wen Lien, Ching-Chun Huang, Jia-Shian Shiu, Mei-Huei Chen , Wu-Shiun Hsieh, Yue-Liang Guo, Pau-Chung Chen

10 30  no meeting
23  no meeting
16  no meeting
9 National holiday
2  no meeting
9 25  no meeting
18 National holiday
11  no meeting
4 Kobayashi

Cord Blood Methylmercury and Fetal Growth Outcomes in Baltimore Newborns: Potential Confounding and Effect Modification by Omega-3 Fatty Acids, Selenium, and Sex 

Ellen M. Wells, Julie B. Herbstman, Yu Hong Lin, Jeffery Jarrett, Carl P. Verdon, Cynthia Ward, Kathleen L. Caldwell, Joseph R. Hibbeln, Frank R. Witter, Rolf U. Halden, and Lynn R. Goldman

8 28  Araki

Prenatal Phthalate, Perfluoroalkyl Acid, and Organochlorine Exposures and Term Birth Weight in Three Birth Cohorts: Multi-Pollutant Models Based on Elastic Net Regression.

Lenters V, Portengen L, Rignell-Hydbom A, Jönsson BA, Lindh CH, Piersma AH, Toft G, Bonde JP, Heederik D, Rylander L, Vermeulen R

21  Minatoya

Tobacco smoking during pregnancy and risk of adverse behaviour in offspring: A follow-up study

Dorte Wiwe Dürr, Birgit Bjerre Høyer, Line Høgenhof Christensen, Henning Sloth Pedersen, Andrii Zinchuk, Bo AG Jönsson, Christian H Lindh, Jens Peter Bonde, Gunnar Toft

14  no meeting
7 Nishimura

Association of polymorphisms of the estrogen receptor α gene with the age of menarche

I.Stavrou, C.Zois, J.P.A.Ioannidis and A.Tsatsoulis

7 31 Tsai Determinants of serum levels of perfluorinated alkyl acids in Danishpregnant women

Christian Bjerregaard-Olesen, Cathrine C. Bach, Manhai Long, Mandana Ghisari, Bodil H. Bech, Ellen A. Nohr, Tine B. Henriksen, Jørn Olsen, Eva C. Bonefeld-Jørgensen

24 Tamura Early Childhood Adversity and Pregnancy Outcomes

Megan V. Smith, Nathan Gotman, and Kimberly A. Yonkers

17 National Holiday
10 Rahel

Phthalate metabolites in urine from China, and implications for human  exposures

Ying Guo, Qian Wu, Kurunthachalam Kannan

3 Yamazaki Association between Several Persistent Organic Pollutants and Thyroid Hormone Levels in Cord Blood Serum and Bloodspot of the Newborn Infants of Korea

Sunmi Kim, Jeongim Park, Hai-Joong Kim, Jeong Jae Lee, Gyuyeon Choi, Sooran Choi, Sungjoo Kim, Su Young Kim, Hyo-Bang Moon, Sungkyoon Kim, Kyungho Choi

6 26  Miura

Soy Formula and Epigenetic Modifications: Analysis of Vaginal Epithelial Cells from Infant Girls in the IFED Study

Sophia Harlid, Margaret Adgent, Wendy N. Jefferson, Vijayalakshmi Panduri, David M. Umbach, Zongli Xu, Virginia A. Stallings, Carmen J. Williams, Walter J. Rogan, and Jack A. Taylor

19 Itoh Polychlorinated biphenyl exposure and deiodinase activity in young infants 

Shalini D. Soechitram, Sietske A. Berghuis, Theo J. Visser, Pieter J.J. Sauer

12 Miyashita Persistent organic pollutants and children’s respiratory health: The role of cytokines and inflammatory biomarkers

Mireia Gascon, Jordi Sunyer, David Martínez, Stefano Guerra, Iris Lavi, Maties Torrent, Martine Vrijheid

5 Ait Bamai

Season-dependent concentrations of urinary phthalate metabolites among Chinese pregnant women: Repeated measures analysis 

Hui Gao, Yuan-duo Zhu, Yuan-yuan Xu, Yun-wei Zhang, Hui-yuan Yao, Jie Sheng, Zhong-xiu Jin, Ling-ling Ren, Kun Huang, Jia-hu Hao, Fang-biao Tao

5 29  Kobayashi

Pregnancy outcome and cord blood cotinine level: A cross-sectional comparative study between secondhand smokers and non-secondhand smokers 

B. Abdullah, B. Muadz, M.N. Norizal, N. Ismail, N.K. Kornain, M. Kutty

22  Minatoya

Association between obesity-related biomarkers and cognitive and motor  development in infants

Ana Cristina R. Camargos, Vanessa A. Mendonca, Katherine S.C. Oliveira, Camila Alves de Andrade, Hércules Ribeiro Leite, Sueli Ferreira da Fonseca, Erica Leandro Marciano Vieira, Antônio Lúcio Teixeira Júnior, Ana Cristina Rodrigues Lacerda


Peer problems are associated with elevated serum leptin levels in children

G. Kohlboeck, M. Romanos, C. Tiesler, S. Koletzko, J. Kratzsch, J. Thiery, C.-P. Bauer, A. von Berg, D. Berdel, B. Hoffmann, B. Schaaf, I. Lehmann, O. Herbarth, J. Heinrich and GINI-plus and LISA-plus study groups

15 Araki

Exposure sources and their relative contributions to urinary phthalate metabolites among children in Taiwan.

Chen CC, Wang YH, Wang SL, Huang PC, Chuang SC, Chen MH, Chen BH, Sun CW, Fu HC, Lee CC, Wu MT, Chen ML, Hsiung CA

8   CEHS open seminar Dr. Ching-Chun Lin (National Taiwan University, College of Public Health)
4 24 Tamura

Smoking overrules many other risk factors for small for gestational age birth in less educated mothers

Gerrit van den Berg, Manon van Eijsden, Francisca Galindo-Garre, Tanja G.M. Vrijkotte, Reinoud J.B.J. Gemke

17  Tsai Report on her research
10  Rahel Direct analysis of phthalate ester biomarkers in urine without preconcentration: Method validation and monitoring

K. Servaes, S. Voorspoels, J. Lievens, B. Noten, K. Allaerts, H. Van De Weghe, G. Vanermen

3 Miura DNA methylation signature of human fetal alcohol spectrum disorder

Elodie Portales‑Casamar, Alexandre A. Lussier, Meaghan J. Jones, Julia L. MacIsaac, Rachel D. Edgar, Sarah M. Mah, Amina Barhdadi, Sylvie Provost, Louis‑Philippe Lemieux‑Perreault, Max S. Cynader, Albert E. Chudley, Marie‑Pierre Dubé, James N. Reynolds, Paul Pavlidis1 and Michael S. Kobor

no meeting​