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OS2.1 - Air pollution: gene-environment interactions - oral session 2
Wednesday 26 August 2009, 14:00 - 15:30
Theatre B004
Chair: Shilu Tong and Jin Hee Kim
OS2.1.1 Exposure to Bisphenol A affects liver function in urban adults
Hyunseung Park*1, Yun-Chul Hong1, Kwan-Hee Lee2, Jong-Han Leem2, Eun-Hee Ha3
1Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Korea, Republic of, 2Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Korea, Republic of, 3Department of Preventive Medicine, Ewha Womans University, Korea, Republic of
OS2.1.2 Ambient air pollutant exposures, gene-interactions and fluctuations in pulmonary function among South African schoolchildren.
Rajen N Naidoo*1, Thomas G Robins2, Stuart Batterman2, Graciela Mentz2, Poovendhrie Reddy1
1University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, 2University of Michigan, United States
OS2.1.3 Lead exposure, hemoglobin and intelligence quotient: Effect modification by dopamine receptor D2 Taq IA polymorphism among children in Chennai, India
Ananya Roy*1, David Bellinger2,3, Howard Hu1,2, Rama Modali5, Joel Schwartz2,4, Robert Wright2,6, Kavitha Palaniapan7, Kalpana Balakrishnan7
1Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan School of Public Health, United States, 2Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, United States, 3Department of Neurology, Children’s Hospital Boston, United States, 4Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, United States, 5BioServe Biotechnologies, Ltd., United States, 6Department of Medicine, Children’s Hospital Boston, United States, 7Department of Environmental Health Engineering, Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute, India
OS2.1.4 Annual Ambient Black Carbon Associated with Shorter Telomeres in the Greater Boston Area
John McCracken*1, Andrea Baccarelli2, Mirjam Barbullushi2, Laura Dioni2, Helen Suh1, Robert Wright1, Pantel Vokonas3, Joel Schwartz1
1Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, United States, 2University of Milan and IRCCS OPMRE Foundation, Italy, 3Normative Aging Study, Veterans Administration Outpatient Clinic, United States