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Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 132876, 9 pages
Neurodevelopment of Amazonian Infants: Antenatal and Postnatal Exposure to Methyl- and Ethylmercury
1Department of Nutrition, University of Brasília, 70919-970 Brasília, DF, Brazil
2Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Campus Macaé, 27971-550 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
3Departament of Statistics, Federal University of São Carlos, 13566-590 São Carlos, SP, Brazil
Received 5 December 2011; Accepted 4 February 2012
Academic Editor: João B.T. Rocha
Copyright © 2012 José G. Dórea et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
Citations to this Article [23 citations]
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- Jose G. Dorea, “Policy Statements on Breastfeeding and Human Milk: Additional Comments,” Pediatrics, vol. 130, no. 2, pp. E462–E464, 2012.
- Jose G. Dorea, “Neurotoxic Metal Coexposures and Neurodevelopment,” Environmental Health Perspectives, vol. 120, no. 6, pp. A226–A226, 2012.
- Jose G. Dorca, “Re: Prenatal Exposure to Mercury and Infant Neurodevelopment in a Multicenter Cohort in Spain: Study of Potential Modifiers,” American Journal Of Epidemiology, vol. 176, no. 12, pp. 1194–1195, 2012.
- José G. Dórea, “"Impact of mercury on human health and the environment" and special consideration to vulnerability in early life,” Archivos Argentinos de Pediatria, vol. 110, no. 5, pp. 372–373, 2012.
- Joség. Dórea, “Breast-feeding and responses to infant vaccines: Constitutional and environmental factors,” American Journal of Perinatology, vol. 29, no. 10, pp. 759–775, 2012.
- Janet K. Kern, Boyd E. Haley, David A. Geier, Lisa K. Sykes, Paul G. King, and Mark R. Geier, “Thimerosal Exposure and the Role of Sulfation Chemistry and Thiol Availability in Autism,” International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, vol. 10, no. 8, pp. 3771–3800, 2013.
- Martina Rudgalvyte, Natalia VanDuyn, Vuokko Aarnio, Liisa Heikkinen, Juhani Peltonen, Merja Lakso, Richard Nass, and Garry Wong, “Methylmercury exposure increases lipocalin related (lpr) and decreases activated in blocked unfolded protein response (abu) genes and specific miRNAs in Caenorhabditis elegans,” Toxicology Letters, 2013.
- José G. Dórea, Marcelo Farina, and João B. T. Rocha, “Toxicity of ethylmercury (and Thimerosal): a comparison with methylmercury,” Journal of Applied Toxicology, 2013.
- Wanderley R. Bastos, Solange M. Vieira, Ronaldo de Almeida, Igor B. B. Holanda, Marilia H. Mussy, Roberta C. F. Galvao, Pedro T. B. Crispim, and Jose G. Dorea, “Total and methyl-mercury in hair and milk of mothers living in the city of Porto Velho and in villages along the Rio Madeira, Amazon, Brazil,” International Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health, vol. 216, no. 6, pp. 682–689, 2013.
- Mônica P. L. Cunha, José G. Dórea, Rejane C. Marques, and Renata S. Leão, “Vaccine Adverse Events Reported during the First Ten Years (1998–2008) after Introduction in the State of Rondonia, Brazil,” BioMed Research International, vol. 2013, pp. 1–6, 2013.
- Herman Gibb, and Keri Grace O'Leary, “Mercury Exposure and Health Impacts among Individuals in the Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining Community: A Comprehensive Review,” Environmental Health Perspectives, vol. 122, no. 7, pp. 667–672, 2014.
- Rejane C. Marques, Jose V. E. Bernardi, Jose G. Dorea, Maria de Fatima R. Moreira, and Olaf Malm, “Perinatal multiple exposure to neurotoxic (lead, methylmercury, ethylmercury, and aluminum) substances and neurodevelopment at six and 24 months of age,” Environmental Pollution, vol. 187, pp. 130–135, 2014.
- José G. Dórea, Rejane C. Marques, and Luciana Abreu, “Milestone Achievement and Neurodevelopment of Rural Amazonian Toddlers (12 to 24 Months) with Different Methylmercury and Ethylmercury Exposure,” Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health, Part A, vol. 77, no. 1-3, pp. 1–13, 2014.
- Rejane C. Marques, José V. E. Bernardi, Luciana Abreu, and José G. Dórea, “Neurodevelopment Outcomes in Children Exposed to Organic Mercury from Multiple Sources in a Tin-Ore Mine Environment in Brazil,” Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, 2014.
- Mary C Sheehan, Thomas A Burke, Ana Navas-Acien, Patrick N Breysse, John McGready, and Mary A Fox, “Global methylmercury exposure from seafood consumption and risk of developmental neurotoxicity: a systematic review,” Bulletin of the World Health Organization, vol. 92, no. 4, pp. 254–269F, 2014.
- Brian Hooker, Janet Kern, David Geier, Boyd Haley, Lisa Sykes, Paul King, and Mark Geier, “Methodological Issues and Evidence of Malfeasance in Research Purporting to Show Thimerosal in Vaccines Is Safe,” BioMed Research International, vol. 2014, pp. 1–8, 2014.
- David A. Geier, Paul G. King, Brian S. Hooker, José G. Dórea, Janet K. Kern, Lisa K. Sykes, and Mark R. Geier, “Thimerosal: Clinical, Epidemiologic and Biochemical Studies,” Clinica Chimica Acta, 2015.
- Jose G. Dorea, “The neurological effects of prenatal and postnatal exposure to mercury need to include ethylmercury,” Chemosphere, vol. 139, pp. 667–668, 2015.
- José Dórea, “Exposure to Mercury and Aluminum in Early Life: Developmental Vulnerability as a Modifying Factor in Neurologic and Immunologic Effects,” International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, vol. 12, no. 2, pp. 1295–1313, 2015.
- Farida El Baz Mohamed, Eman Ahmed Zaky, Adel Bassuoni El-Sayed, Reham Mohammed Elhossieny, Sally Soliman Zahra, Waleed Salah Eldin, Walaa Yousef Youssef, Rania Abdelmgeed Khaled, and Azza Mohamed Youssef, “Assessment of Hair Aluminum, Lead, and Mercury in a Sample of Autistic Egyptian Children: Environmental Risk Factors of Heavy Metals in Autism,” Behavioural Neurology, vol. 2015, pp. 1–9, 2015.
- José G. Dórea, and Rejane C Marques, “Mercury levels and human health in the Amazon Basin,” Annals of Human Biology, pp. 1–11, 2016.
- J. Souza-Araujo, T. Giarrizzo, M. O. Lima, and M. B. G. Souza, “Mercury and methyl mercury in fishes from Bacajá River (Brazilian Amazon): evidence for bioaccumulation and biomagnification,” Journal of Fish Biology, 2016.
- Rejane C. Marques, Luciana Abreu, José V.E. Bernardi, and José G. Dórea, “Neurodevelopment of Amazonian children exposed to ethylmercury (from Thimerosal in vaccines) and methylmercury (from fish),” Environmental Research, 2016.