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2015 Annual Report | Center for Children’s Environmental ...

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Project A: CHAMACOS Cohort Project: Pesticides and PBDE on Neurobehavior & Puberty. 1. To maintain and expand the CHAMACOS cohort as children begin the critical transition to puberty, assessing neurodevelopment and pubertal development in 300 boys from 9 to 13 years of age.

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DNA methylation of LINE-1 and Alu repetitive elements in ...

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The purpose of the present study is to examine the relationship of Alu and LINE-1 repetitive elements in fetal and child blood with puberty status and hormone levels in participants of the Center for Health Assessment of Mothers and Children of Salinas (CHAMACOS), a longitudinal birth cohort study.

DNA methylation of LINE-1 and Alu repetitive elements in ...

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Environmental Health Research (the keystone study is the "CHAMACOS" Project) which investigates the pathways and health effects of pesticide and other environmental exposures in farmworkers and their children ... The impact of the accident at the Three Mile Island on the behavior and well-being of nuclear workers. Part I: Perceptions and ...

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Developing a Pilot Study to Study the Determinants of ...

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Mothers and Children of Salinas (CHAMACOS) were included in the present study (n=601). Women who were >= 18 years of age, < 20 weeks gestation, English or Spanish speaking, Medi -Cal eligible (state -sponsored health care) and planning to deliver at Natividad Medical Center, the county hospital, were eligible for inclusion in the CHAMACOS study.

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CpG Methylation across the ... - BMC Medical Genetics

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1/26/2017 · Subject and study design. The CHAMACOS study is a longitudinal birth cohort designed to assess the health effects of pesticides and other environmental exposures on growth and development of primarily Mexican-American children living in Salinas Valley, an agricultural region of California [28, 29].Mothers were enrolled during pregnancy between October 1999 and October 2000, with 537 …

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Sex differences in DNA methylation assessed by 450 K ...

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5/18/2015 · Here, we use the 450 K BeadChip to assess sex differences in DNA methylation from umbilical cord blood from boys and girls participating in a large epidemiologic cohort followed by the Center for the Health Assessment of Mothers and Children of Salinas (CHAMACOS) study. We use DCCs to account for white blood cell composition.

Sex differences in DNA methylation assessed by 450 K ...

Organophosphate pesticide exposure, PON1, and ...

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Request PDF on ResearchGate | On Oct 1, 2014, Brenda Eskenazi and others published Organophosphate pesticide exposure, PON1, and neurodevelopment in school-age children from the CHAMACOS study

Organophosphate pesticide exposure, PON1, and ...

Research Project Publication Details | CHAMACOS Cohort ...

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Publications Details for: CHAMACOS Cohort Project: Pesticides and PBDE on Neurobehavior and Puberty ... Harley KG, Bradman A, Barr DB, Holland N. PON1 and neurodevelopment in children from the CHAMACOS study exposed to organophosphate pesticides in utero. Environmental ... Whidbey Island, WA, August 21-24, 2014. R834513 (2015) R834513 (Final ...

Research Project Publication Details | CHAMACOS Cohort ...

DNA methylation of LINE-1 and Alu repetitive elements in ...

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2/16/2016 · Study Subjects. CHAMACOS is a longitudinal birth cohort study of the effects of pesticides and other environmental exposures on pregnant Mexican-American women and …

DNA methylation of LINE-1 and Alu repetitive elements in ...

Gestational urinary bisphenol A and maternal and newborn ...

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In contrast with our study results, a prior study of pregnant women enrolled in the Center for the Health Assessment of Mothers and Children of Salinas (CHAMACOS) cohort observed an inverse association between urinary BPA and maternal TT 4 serum levels during pregnancy (Chevrier et al., 2013).

Gestational urinary bisphenol A and maternal and newborn ...

Advancing Environmental Justice: Annotated Bibliography

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This case study evaluated the efficacy of Rhode Island Department of Health soil sampling regulations in determining the extent of lead contamination on residential properties. Prior to 1978, the exteriors of Rhode Island's municipal water towers were painted with paint containing lead. Over time, this paint

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A Watchful Eye on Farm Families' Health | KCET

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Mark Bittman learns about the CHAMACOS Study and how it's working to make agricultural communities safer for children and families. ... A Watchful Eye on Farm Families' Health. ... Rosey visits Anacapa Island and the Ventura Harbor, rides her bike to Ojai, and checks out Thacher Observatory. ...

A Watchful Eye on Farm Families' Health | KCET

Mark Bittman: California Matters - YouTube

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Mark Bittman: California Matters explores the world of food, sustainable agriculture, policy and health through the lens of the University of California. Hos...

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International Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health ...

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select article Mercury, eicosapentanoic acid and docosahexaenoic acid demonstrate limited effect on plasma paraoxonase-1 activity and blood pressure among avid seafood consumers in the Long Island Study of Seafood Consumption, NY, USA

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Barium distributions in teeth reveal early-life dietary ...

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5/22/2013 · The CHAMACOS study is funded by the US Environmental Protection Agency (RD 83171001 and RD 82670901 to B.E.) and the US National Institutes of Environmental Health Sciences (PO1 ES009605 to B.E ...

Barium distributions in teeth reveal early-life dietary ...

Exposure to polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) and ...

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Summary of study findings on exposure to polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) and child behaviors in the literature. Studies are listed in descending order by median BDE-47 concentrations (ng/g lipid, except in the Oswego study where it is by the mean BDE-47 value) in serum or breastmilk, although associations with behaviors may be for other ...

Exposure to polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) and ...

Mark Bittman: California Matters - food.berkeley.edu

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Venture out into the fields of Salinas with Mark Bittman as he interviews UC Berkeley’s Brenda Eskenazi. She leads the CHAMACOS study, which follows children born between 2000-2002 and assesses the impact of pesticides and other environmental chemicals (like flame retardants) on their long-term health.

Mark Bittman: California Matters - food.berkeley.edu

Study Shows Neurobehavioral Deficits in Children of ...

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12/1/2010 · Marks et al. (p. 1768) evaluated attention-related outcomes among Mexican-American children participanting in the CHAMACOS study (331 children 3.5 years and 323 children 5 years of age), and measured urinary dialkyl phosphate (DAP) metabolites in the children and in their mothers during pregnancy to determine OP exposure.

Study Shows Neurobehavioral Deficits in Children of ...

DNA methylation and socioeconomic status in a Mexican ...

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In our study, we used a multi-level analysis to investigate associations between indicators of maternal socioeconomic status and DNA methylation of LINE-1 and Alu repeat ele-ments in cord blood of infants who participated in the Center for Health Assessment of Mothers and Children of Salinas (CHAMACOS), a birth cohort study of predomin-

DNA methylation and socioeconomic status in a Mexican ...

Genome-wide methylation data mirror ancestry information ...

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1/3/2017 · Genetic data are known to harbor information about human demographics, and genotyping data are commonly used for capturing ancestry information by leveraging genome-wide differences between populations. In contrast, it is not clear to what extent population structure is captured by whole-genome DNA methylation data. We demonstrate, using three large-cohort 450K methylation array …

Genome-wide methylation data mirror ancestry information ...

Engaging communities in public health and health behavior ...

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10/27/2011 · Engaging communities in public health and health behavior research to address health disparities Annual Research Symposium Oct. 27, 2011 School of Health Professions, Brooklyn Campus Long Island University Meredith Minkler, DrPH, MPH Professor, School of Public Health, UC Berkeley ... CHAMACOS Study • Cluster-randomized controlled trial ...

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Decades-long study shines light on impacts of pesticides ...

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The CHAMACOS study was slated to end when the individuals have been toddlers, however its success thus far and its robust group ties — the CHAMACOS workplace is predicated in Salinas and much of the workforce is from the area — have led to particular funding into the early 2020s.

Decades-long study shines light on impacts of pesticides ...

Environmental Health Perspectives

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The Society for the Study of Reproduction (SSR) revealed its 2019 award winners on Wednesday, 20 March 2019. EHP’s Editor-in-Chief Sally Perreault Darney earned the 2019 SSR Jansen Distinguished Service Award. Read more...

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Energy and Climate News | Research UC Berkeley

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Children born to mothers who work in California’s pesticide-treated fields show signs of developmental problems, according the pathbreaking CHAMACOS study, led by UC Berkeley professor Dr. Brenda Eskenazi in the Center for Environmental Research and Children’s Health.

Energy and Climate News | Research UC Berkeley

PON1 as a model for integration of genetic, epigenetic ...

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In this study, we assessed DNA methylation in 18 CpG sites located along PON1 shores, shelves, and its CpG island in blood specimens collected from newborns and 9-year-old children participating (n = 449) in the CHAMACOS birth cohort study.

PON1 as a model for integration of genetic, epigenetic ...

2 Housing and Health - The National Academies Press

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The Center for the Health Assessment of Mothers and Children of Salina Study (CHAMACOS) is designed to try to understand and reduce the environmental health risks of pesticide and other environmental exposures among socioeconomically disadvantaged children living in a rural agricultural community in Salinas Valley in Monterey County, California ...

2 Housing and Health - The National Academies Press

Gestational Exposure to Endocrine-Disrupting Chemicals and ...

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5/1/2014 · Study participants. The Health Outcomes and Measures of the Environment (HOME) Study is a prospective birth cohort from the greater Cincinnati, Ohio, metropolitan area designed to study the relationship between low-level environmental chemical exposure and children’s growth and development.

Gestational Exposure to Endocrine-Disrupting Chemicals and ...

Mark Bittman: California Matters - YouTube

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Mark Bittman: California Matters explores the world of food, sustainable agriculture, policy and health through the lens of the University of California. Hos...

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News | Research UC Berkeley

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Children born to mothers who work in California’s pesticide-treated fields show signs of developmental problems, according the pathbreaking CHAMACOS study, led by UC Berkeley professor Dr. Brenda Eskenazi in the Center for Environmental Research and Children’s Health.

News | Research UC Berkeley

EPA mulls ban on nation's most heavily used insecticide ...

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1/30/2016 · EPA mulls ban on nation's most heavily used insecticide ... This originally appeared on Earth Island ... the University of California-Berkeley’s CHAMACOS study of farmworker children in the ...

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Beyond Pesticides Daily News Blog » Blog Archive ...

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(Beyond Pesticides, December 8, 2015) Exposure to common agricultural pesticides in early life leads to a measurable decrease in children’s lung functioning, according to researchers from the University of California, Berkeley. Organophosphate pesticides, a relatively older generation of crop chemicals still widely used on farms in California, have been associated with a broad range of ...

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In the Marrow of Our Bones - Anna Lappé

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In the Marrow of Our Bones By Anna Lappé for EARTH ISLAND JOURNAL . ... (CHAMACOS) study enrolled more than 600 pregnant women to measure their chemical exposure and track their children’s health through age 16. CHAMACOS – its acronym means “little children” in Mexican Spanish – wanted to investigate the impacts of pesticide exposure ...

In the Marrow of Our Bones - Anna Lappé

List of Most Pesticide-Contaminated Fruits and Vegetables

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4/27/2016 · The Dirty Dozen and Clean 15: Most and Least Pesticide-Contaminated Fruits and Vegetables. With the exception of strawberries beating out apples for the top spot, EWG's 2016 "Dirty Dozen" list for most pesticide-contaminated fruits and vegetables looks very similar to last year's list.

List of Most Pesticide-Contaminated Fruits and Vegetables

Chemicals found in soaps and cosmetics can speed up ...

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BGB troops deployed in St. Martin’s island ‘with heavy weapons’ ... soap and other personal care products before birth may hit puberty earlier, according to a study published Tuesday. ... (CHAMACOS) study, which followed 338 children from before birth to adolescence.

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Background - stacks.cdc.gov

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We used data from 208 children in the Health Outcomes and Measures of the Environment (HOME) Study, a prospective pregnancy and birth cohort. Child serum PBDEs were measured at 1, 2, 3, 5, and 8 years; missing serum PBDE concentrations were estimated via multiple imputation.

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Pesticide Poisoning Ignores Laws and Avoids Liabilities

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8/10/2016 · The recent CHAMACOS study, a longitudinal study examining the impact of chemicals on children's health, found exposure to organophosphates and flame retardants shortened pregnancies, lowered the IQs of the exposed children and increased the risk of attention deficit disorder (ADD). 7. Science Outpaces Scientific Study

Pesticide Poisoning Ignores Laws and Avoids Liabilities

Beyond Pesticides Daily News Blog » Blog Archive Exposure ...

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(Beyond Pesticides, May 12, 2017) Researchers from the University of California San Diego, School of Medicine, in collaboration with scientists from Ecuador and Minnesota, have found that exposure to heavy pesticide use during peak periods can impact neurobehavioral performance in children. The study focused on exposure to organophosphate pesticides, which have been associated with a broad ...

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EPA Mulls Ban on Nation's Most Heavily Used Insecticide

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