FAMRI Center Publications

Below are some of the many publications from FAMRI Bland Lane Center investigators.

  1. Akuete K, Oh SS, Thyne S, Rodriguez-Santana JR, Chapela R, Meade K, Rodriguez-Cintron W, LeNoir M, Ford JG, Williams LK, Avila PC, Burchard EG, Tcheurekdjian H.  Ethnic variability in persistent asthma after in utero tobacco exposure.  Pediatrics 2011;128:e623-30.  doi: 10.1542/peds.2011-0640.  Epub 2011 Aug 22.
  2. Arjomandi M, Haight T, Sadeghi N, Redberg R, Gold WM.  Reduced Exercise Tolerance and Pulmonary Capillary Recruitment with Remote Secondhand Smoke Exposure. PLoS One 2012; 7(4): e34393. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0034393.
  3. Beatty AL, Haight TJ, Redberg RF.   Associations between rspiratory illness and secondhand smoke exposure in flight attendants:  a cross sectional analysis of th Flight Attendant Medical Research Institute Survey.  Envronmental Health 2011;10:81.
  4. Benowitz NL, Dempsey D, Tyndale RF, St. Helen G, Jacob P III.  Dose-independent kinetics with low level exposure to nicotine and cotinine.  Br J Clin Pharmacol 2012;75:277-279.
  5. Borrell, L N, Nguyen, E A, Roth, L A, Oh, S S, Tcheurekdjian, H, Sen, S, Davis, A, Farber, H J, Avila, P C, Brigino-Buenaventura, E, Lenoir, M A, Lurmann, F, Meade, K, Serebrisky, D, Rodriguez-Cintron, W, Kumar, R, Rodriguez-Santana, J R, Thyne, S M, Burchard, E G. Childhood obesity and asthma control in the GALA II and SAGE II studies. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2013 Apr 1;187(7):697-702. doi: 10.1164/rccm.201211-2116OC.
  6. California Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment. Respiratory Health Effects of Exposure to Environmental Tobacco Smoke. September 1997. (Contributing author:  Shusterman D)
  7. Dempsey DA, Meyers MJ, Oh SS, Nguyen EA, Fuentes-Afflick E, Wu AH, Jacob P, Benowitz NL. Determination of tobacco smoke exposure by plasma cotinine levels in infants and children attending urban public hospital clinics.  Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2012 Sep 1;166(9):851-6. doi: 10.1001/archpediatrics.2012.170.
  8. Drake KA, Torgerson DG, Gignoux CR, Galanter JM, Roth LA, Huntsman S, Eng C, Oh SS, Yee SW, Lin L, Bustamente CD, Moreno-Estrada A, Sandoval K, Davis A, Borrell LN, Farber HJ, Kumar R, Avila PC, Brigino-Buenaventura E, Chapela R, Ford JG, Lenoir MA, Lurmann F, Meade K, Serebrisky D, Thyne S, Rodriguez-Cintrón W, Sen S, Rodriguez-Santana JR, Hernandez RD, Giacomini KM, Burchard EG. A genome-wide association study of bronchodilator response in Latinos implicates rare variants. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2014 Feb;133(2):370-378.e15. doi: 10.1016/j.jaci.2013.06.043. [Epub 2013 Aug 29]
  9. Fowles J,Shusterman D.  Cigarette science:  Addiction by design.  In:  Boyle P., et al (eds.).  Tobacco:  Science, Policy and Public Health.  Oxfd:  Oxford University Press, 2004, pp. 167-180.
  10. Frey PF, Ganz  P, Hsue PY, Benowitz NL, Glantz SA, Balmes JR, Schick SF. The exposure-dependent effects of aged secondhand smoke on endothelial function.  J Am Coll Cardiol 2012;59:1908-13.
  11. Galanter, J M, Gignoux, C R, Torgerson, D G, Roth, L A, Eng, C, Oh, S S, Nguyen, E A, Drake, K A, Huntsman, S, Hu, D, Sen, S, Davis, A, Farber, H J, Avila, P C, Brigino-Buenaventura, E, Lenoir, M A, Meade, K, Serebrisky, D, Borrell, L N, Rodriguez-Cintron, W, Estrada, A M, Mendoza, K S, Winkler, C A, Klitz, W, Romieu, I, London, S J, Gilliland, F, Martinez, F, Bustamante, C, Williams, L K, Kumar, R, Rodriguez-Santana, J R, Burchard, E G Genome-wide association study and admixture mapping identify different asthma-associated loci in Latinos: The Genes-environments & Admixture in Latino Americans study. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2014 Jan. 7. pii: S0091-6749(13)01765-X. doi: 10.1016/j.jaci.2013.08.055. [Epub ahead of print]
  12. Jacob P III, Goniewcz ML, Havel C, Schick SF, Benowitz NL.  Nicotelline:  A proposed biomarker and environmenal tracer for partculate matter derived from tobacco smoke.  Chem Res Toxicol 2013;18:26:1615-31.
  13. Jones IA, St. Helen Gideon, Meyers MJ, Dempsey DA, Havel C, Jacob P III, Northcross A, Hammond SK, Benowitz NL,  Biomarkers of secondhand smoke exposure in automobiles.  Tob Control 2014;23:51-7.
  14. Kassem NO, Daffa RM, Liles S, Jackson SR, Younis MA, Mehta S, Chen M,Jacob P III, Carmella SC, Chatfield DA, Benowitz NL ,Matt GE, Hecht SS, Hovell, MF.  Children's exposure to secondhand and thirdhand smoke carcinogens and toxicants in homes of hookah smokers.  Nicotine Tob Res 2014 Mar 3.  [Epub ahead of print]
  15. Kumar, R, Nguyen, E A, Roth, L A, Oh, S S, Gignoux, C R, Huntsman, S, Eng, C, Moreno-Estrada, A, Sandoval, K, Penaloza-Espinosa, R I, Lopez-Lopez, M, Avila, P C, Farber, H J, Tcheurekdjian, H, Rodriguez-Cintron, W, Rodriguez-Santana, J R, Serebrisky, D, Thyne, S M, Williams, L K, Winkler, C, Bustamante, C D, Perez-Stable, E J, Borrell, L N, Burchard, E G.  Factors associated with degree of atopy in Latino children in a nationwide pediatric sample: The Genes-environments and Admixture in Latino Asthmatics (GALA II) study. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2013 Oct;132(4):896-905.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.jaci.2013.02.046. [Epub 2013 May 16]
  16. Max W,Sung  HY, Shi Y. Exposure to secondhand smoke at home and at work in California Public Health Rep 2012;127(1):81-88.
  17. Max W, Sung HY, Shi Y.  Deaths from secondhand smoke exposure in the United States: economic implications.  American Journal of Public Health;2012:102:2173-2180.  doi:  10-.2105/AJPH.2012.300805.
  18. Max W, Sung HY, Shi Y.  Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder among children exposed to secondhand smoke:  a logistic regression analysis of secondary data.  Int J Nurs Stud 2013;50:797-806.  doi:  1q0.;1016/j.ijnurstu.2012.10.002.  Epub 2012 Oct 26.
  19. Nishimura, K K, Galanter, J M, Roth, L A, Oh, S S, Thakur, N, Nguyen, E A, Thyne, S, Farber, H J, Serebrisky, D, Kumar, R, Brigino-Buenaventura, E, Davis, A, LeNoir, M A, Meade, K, Rodriguez-Cintron, W, Avila, P C, Borrell, L N, Bibbins-Domingo, K, Rodriguez-Santana, J R, Sen, S, Lurmann, F, Balmes, J R, Burchard, E G. Early-life air pollution and asthma risk in minority children. The GALA II and SAGE II studies. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2013 Aug 1;188(3):309-18. doi: 10.1164/rccm.201302-0264OC.
  20. Northcross AL, Trinh M, Kim J, Jones IA, Meyers MJ, Dempsey DD, Benowitz NL, Hammond SK.  Particulate mass and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons from secondhand smoke in the back seat of a vehicle.  Tob Control 2014;23:14-20.
  21. Odierna DH, White J, Forsyth S, Bero LA.  Critical appraisal training increases understanding and confidence and enhances the use of evidence in diverse categories of learners.  Health Expectations 2012, December 16.  Doi:10-.1111/hex 12030 {epub ahead of print].
  22. Oh SS, Tcheurekdjian H, Roth LA, Nguyen EA, Sen S, Galanter JM, Davis A, Farber HJ, Gilliland FD, Kumar R, Avila PC, Brigino-Buenaventura E, Chapela R, Ford JG, LeNoir MA, Lurmann F, Meade K, Serebrisky D, Thyne S, Rodriguez-Cintron W, Rodriguez-Santana JR, Williams LK, Borrell LN, Burchard EG.  Effect of secondhand smoke on asthma control among black and Latino children.  J Allergy Clin Immunol  2012 Jun;129:1478-83.e7.doi:10.1016/j.jaci.2012.03.017.Epub 2012 Apr 30.
  23. Prochaska JJ, Grossman W, Young-Wolff K, Benowitz NL.  Validity of self-reported adult secondhand smoke exposure.  Tob Control 2015;24:48-53.
  24. Ren X, Hsu PYF, Dulbecco FL, Fleischmann KE, Gold WM, Redberg RF, Schiller NB.  Remote second-hand tobacco exposure in flight attendants is associated with systemic but not pulmonary hypertension.  Cardiology J 2008;15:338-343.
  25. Schane RE, Prochaska JJ, Glantz SA.  Counseling nondaily smokers about secondhand smoke as a cessation message:  a pilot randomized trial.  Nicotine & Tobacco Research 2013;15:334-342.
  26. Schick SF, Farraro KF, Perrino C, Sleiman M, van de Vossenberg G, Prinh MP, Hammond SK, Jenkins BM, Balmes J.  Thirdhand cigarette smoke in an experimental chamber:  evidence of surface deposition of nicotine, nitrosamines and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and de novo formation of NNK.  Tob Control 2013;0:1-8.  Doi: 10.1136/tobaccocontrol-2012-050915.
  27. Schick S, Shusterman DJ. Secondhand tobacco smoke exposure in humans. In: Morris JB, Shusterman DJ (eds). Toxicology of the Nose and Upper Airways. NY, Informa Healthcare, 2010, pp. 298-311.
  28. Schick SF, van den Vossenberg G, Luo A, Whitlatch A, Jacob P, Balmes J, Shusterman D. Thirty minute-exposure to aged cigarette smoke increases nasal congestion in nonsmokers. J Toxicol Environ Health 2013; 76:601-613.
  29. Schick SF, Farraro KF, Fang J, Nasir S, Kim J, Lucas D, Wong H, Balmes J, Giles DK, Jenkins B.  An apparatus for generating aged cigarette smoke for controlled human exposure studies.  Aerosol Science and Technology 2012;46:1246-1255.
  30. Shusterman D. The effects of air pollutants and irritants on the upper airway. Proc Am Thoracic Soc 2011; 8:101-105.
  31. Shusterman D, Jansen K, Weaver E, Koenig J. Documentation of the nasal nitric oxide response to humming: Methods evaluation. Eur J Clin Invest 2007; 37:746-752.
  32. Shusterman D, Weaver E, Goldberg A, Schick S, Wong H, Balmes J. Pilot evaluation of the nasal nitric oxide response to humming as an index of osteomeatal patency.  Am J Rhinol Allergy 2012; 26(2):123-6.
  33. Singer JP, Katz PP, Iribarren C, Omachi TA, Sanchez G, Yelin EH, Cisternas MG, Blanc PD.  Both pulmonary and extra-pulmonary factors predict the development of disability in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.  Respiration 2013;85:373-83.  doi:10.1159/00033810.  Jun 9 [epub ahead of print]    
  34. St. Helen G, Goniewicz ML, Dempsey D, Wilson M, Jacob P III, Benowitz NL.  Exposure and kinetics of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in cigarette smokers. Chem Res Toxicol 2012;25:952-965.
  35. St. Helen, Jacob P III, Peng M, et al.  Intake of toxic and carcinogenic volatile organic compounds from secondhand smoke in motor vehicles.  Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2014;23:1055-65.