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    • A pilot study on the feasibility of European harmonized human biomonitoring: Strategies towards a common approach, challenges and opportunities 

      Casteleyn, L.; Dumez, B.; Becker, K.; Kolossa-Gehring, M.; Den Hond, E.; Schoeters, G.; Castaño, A.; Koch, H.M.; Angerer, J.; Esteban, M.; Exley, K.; Sepai, O.; Bloemen, L.; Horvat, M.; Knudsen, L.E.; Joas, A.; Joas, R.; Biot, P.; Koppen, G.; Dewolf, M.-C.; Katsonouri, A.; Hadjipanayis, Adamos; Cerná, M.; Kršková, Andrea; Schwedler, G.; Fiddicke, U.; Nielsen, J.K.S.; Jensen, J.F.; Rudnai, P.; Közepésy, S.; Mulcahy, Maurice; Mannion, R.; Gutleb, A.C.; Fischer, M.E.; Ligocka, D.; Jakubowski, M.; Reis, M.F.; Namorado, S.; Lupsa, I.-R.; Gurzau, A.E.; Halzlova, K.; Jajcaj, M.; Mazej, D.; Tratnik Snoj, J.; Posada, M.; López, E.; Berglund, M.; Larsson, K.; Lehmann, A.; Crettaz, P.; Aerts, Dominique (2015-08-01)
      In 2004 the European Commission and Member States initiated activities towards a harmonized approach for Human Biomonitoring surveys throughout Europe. The main objective was to sustain environmental health policy by ...
    • Communication in a Human biomonitoring study: Focus group work, public engagement and lessons learnt in 17 European countries 

      Exley, Karen S.; Cano, Noemi; Aerts, Dominique; Biot, Pierre; Casteleyn, Ludwine; Kolossa-Gehring, Marike; Schwedler, Gerda; Castaño, Argelia; Angerer, Jüergen; Koch, Holger Martin; Esteban, Marta; Schoeters, Greet E.R.; Den Hond, Elly M.; Horvat, Milena; Bloemen, Louis; Knudsen, Lisbeth Ehlert; Joas, Reinhard; Joas, Anke; Dewolf, Marie Christine D; Van De Mieroop, Els; Katsonouri, Andromachi; Hadjipanayis, Adamos; Černá, Milena; Kršková, Andrea; Becker, Kerstin; Fiddicke, Ulrike; Seiwert, Margarete; Mørck, Thit Aarøe; Rudnai, Péter; Középesy, Szilvia; Cullen, Elizabeth; Kellegher, Anne; Gutleb, Arno Christian; Fischer, Marc E.; Ligocka, Danuta; Kamińska, Joanna; Namorado, Sónia; Fátima Reis, M.; Lupsa, Ioana Rodica; Gurzǎu, Anca Elena; Halzlová, Katarína; Jajcaj, Michal; Mazej, Darja; Tratnik, Janja Snoj; Huetos, Olga; López, Ana Sofia; Berglund, Marika; Larsson, Kristin; Sepai, Ovnair (2015-08-01)
      A communication strategy was developed by The Consortium to Perform Human Biomonitoring on a European Scale (COPHES), as part of its objectives to develop a framework and protocols to enable the collection of comparable ...
    • Exposure determinants of cadmium in European mothers and their children 

      Berglund, Marika; Larsson, Kristin; Grandér, Margaretha; Casteleyn, Ludwine; Kolossa-Gehring, Marike; Schwedler, Gerda; Castaño, Argelia; Esteban, Marta; Angerer, Jürgen; Koch, Holger M.; Schindler, Birgit K.; Schoeters, Greet; Smolders, Roel; Exley, Karen; Sepai, Ovnair; Blumen, Luies; Horvat, Milena; Knudsen, Lisbeth E.; Mørck, Thit A.; Joas, Anke; Joas, Reinhard; Biot, Pierre; Aerts, Dominique; De Cremer, Koen; Van Overmeire, Ilse; Katsonouri, Andromachi; Hadjipanayis, Adamos; Cerna, Milena; Krsková, Andrea; Nielsen, Jeanette K.S.; Jensen, Janne F.; Rudnai, Peter; Középesy, Szilvia; Griffin, Chris; Nesbitt, Ian; Gutleb, Arno C.; Fischer, Marc E.; Ligocka, Danuta; Jakubowski, Marek; Reis, M. Fátima; Namorado, Sónia; Lupsa, Ioana-Rodica; Gurzau, Anca E.; Halzlova, Katarina; Jajcaj, Michal; Mazej, Darja; Tratnik, Janja Snoj; López, Ana; Cañas, Ana; Lehmann, Andrea; Crettaz, Pierre; Hond, Elly Den; Govarts, Eva (2015-08-01)
      The metal cadmium (Cd) is a widespread environmental pollutant with documented adverse effects on the kidneys and bones from long-term environmental exposure, but with insufficiently elucidated public health consequences ...
    • First steps toward harmonized human biomonitoring in Europe: Demonstration project to perform human biomonitoring on a European scale 

      Den Hond, Elly M.; Govarts, Eva; Willems, Hanny; Smolders, Roel; Casteleyn, Ludwine; Kolossa-Gehring, Marike; Schwedler, Gerda; Seiwert, Margarete; Fiddicke, Ulrike; Castaño, Argelia; Esteban, Marta; Angerer, Jüergen; Koch, Holger Martin; Schindler, Birgit Karin; Sepai, Ovnair; Exley, Karen S.; Bloemen, Louis; Horvat, Milena; Knudsen, Lisbeth Ehlert; Joas, Anke; Joas, Reinhard; Biot, Pierre; Aerts, Dominique; Koppen, Gudrun; Katsonouri, Andromachi; Hadjipanayis, Adamos; Kršková, Andrea; Malý, Marek; Mørck, Thit Aarøe; Rudnai, Péter; Közepésy, Szilvia; Mulcahy, Maurice; Mannion, Rory; Gutleb, Arno Christian; Fischer, Marc E.; Ligocka, Danuta; Jakubowski, Marek; Fátima Reis, M.; Namorado, Sónia; Gurzǎu, Anca Elena; Lupsa, Ioana Rodica; Halzlová, Katarína; Jajcaj, Michal; Mazej, Darja; Tratnik, Janja Snoj; López, Ana Sofia; López, Estrella; Berglund, Marika; Larsson, Kristin; Lehmann, Andrea; Crettaz, Pierre; Schoeters, Greet E.R. (2015-01-01)
      Background: For Europe as a whole, data on internal exposure to environmental chemicals do not yet exist. Characterization of the internal individual chemical environment is expected to enhance understanding of the ...
    • Fish consumption patterns and hair mercury levels in children and their mothers in 17 EU countries 

      Castaño, Argelia; Cutanda, Francisco; Esteban, Marta; Pärt, Peter; Navarro, Carmen; Gómez, Silvia; Rosado, Montserrat; López, Ana; López, Estrella; Exley, Karen; Schindler, Birgit K.; Govarts, Eva; Casteleyn, Ludwine; Kolossa-Gehring, Marike; Fiddicke, Ulrike; Koch, Holger M.; Angerer, Jürgen; Hond, Elly Den; Schoeters, Greet; Sepai, Ovnair; Horvat, Milena; Knudsen, Lisbeth E.; Aerts, Dominique; Joas, Anke; Biot, Pierre; Joas, Reinhard; Jiménez-Guerrero, José A.; Diaz, Gema; Pirard, Catherine; Katsonouri, Andromachi; Cerna, Milena; Gutleb, Arno C.; Ligocka, Danuta; Reis, M. Fátima; Berglund, Marika; Lupsa, Ioana-Rodica; Halzlová, Katarína; Charlier, Corinne; Cullen, Elizabeth; Hadjipanayis, Adamos; Krsková, Andrea; Jensen, Janne F.; Nielsen, Jeanette K.S.; Schwedler, Gerda; Wilhelm, Michael; Rudnai, Peter; Középesy, Szilvia; Davidson, Fred; Fischer, Mark E.; Janasik, Beata; Namorado, Sónia; Gurzau, Anca E.; Jajcaj, Michal; Mazej, Darja; Tratnik, Janja Snoj; Larsson, Kristin; Lehmann, Andrea; Crettaz, Pierre; Lavranos, Giagkos M.; Posada, Manuel (2015-08-01)
      The toxicity of methylmercury (MeHg) in humans is well established and the main source of exposure is via the consumption of large marine fish and mammals. Of particular concern are the potential neurodevelopmental effects ...
    • Gender differences in cadmium and cotinine levels in prepubertal children 

      Fucic, Aleksandra; Plavec, Davor; Casteleyn, Ludwine; Aerts, Dominique; Biot, Pierre; Katsonouri, Andromachi; Černá, Milena; Knudsen, Lisbeth Ehlert; Castaño, Argelia; Rudnai, Péter; Gutleb, Arno Christian; Ligocka, Danuta; Lupsa, Ioana Rodica; Berglund, Marika; Horvat, Milena; Halzlová, Katarína; Schoeters, Greet E.R.; Koppen, Gudrun; Hadjipanayis, Adamos; Kršková, Andrea; Középesy, Szilvia; Arendt, M.; Fischer, Marc E.; Janasik, Beata M.; Gurzǎu, Anca Elena; Gurzǎu, Eugen Stelian M.D.; Grandér, Margaretha; Larsson, Kristin; Jajcaj, Michal; Kolossa-Gehring, Marike; Sepai, Ovnair; Exley, Karen S.; Bartolomé, Mónica; Cutanda, Francisco; Mazej, Darja; Nielsen, Jeanette Kolstrup Søgaard; Snoj-Tratnik, Janja; Schwedler, Gerda; Fiddicke, Ulrike; Seiwert, Margarete; Govarts, Eva; Den Hond, Elly M.; Koch, Holger Martin; López, Ana Sofia; Joas, Anke; Joas, Reinhard (2015-08-01)
      Susceptibility to environmental stressors has been described for fetal and early childhood development. However, the possible susceptibility of the prepubertal period, characterized by the orchestration of the organism ...
    • Interpreting biomarker data from the COPHES/DEMOCOPHES twin projects: Using external exposure data to understand biomarker differences among countries 

      Smolders, Roel; Den Hond, Elly M.; Koppen, Gudrun; Govarts, Eva; Willems, Hanny; Casteleyn, Ludwine; Kolossa-Gehring, Marike; Fiddicke, Ulrike; Castaño, Argelia; Koch, Holger Martin; Angerer, Jüergen; Esteban, Marta; Sepai, Ovnair; Exley, Karen S.; Bloemen, Louis; Horvat, Milena; Knudsen, Lisbeth Ehlert; Joas, Anke; Joas, Reinhard; Biot, Pierre; Aerts, Dominique; Katsonouri, Andromachi; Hadjipanayis, Adamos; Černá, Milena; Kršková, Andrea; Schwedler, Gerda; Seiwert, Margarete; Nielsen, Jeanette Kolstrup Søgaard; Rudnai, Péter; Középesy, Szilvia; Evans, David S.; Ryan, M. P.; Gutleb, Arno Christian; Fischer, Marc E.; Ligocka, Danuta; Jakubowski, Marek; Reis, Maria Fátima; Namorado, Sónia; Lupsa, Ioana Rodica (2015-08-01)
      In 2011 and 2012, the COPHES/DEMOCOPHES twin projects performed the first ever harmonized human biomonitoring survey in 17 European countries. In more than 1800 mother-child pairs, individual lifestyle data were collected ...
    • Lessons learnt on recruitment and fieldwork from a pilot European human biomonitoring survey 

      Fiddicke, Ulrike; Becker, Kerstin; Schwedler, Gerda; Seiwert, Margarete; Joas, Reinhard; Joas, Anke; Biot, Pierre; Aerts, Dominique; Casteleyn, Ludwine; Dumez, Birgit; Castaño, Argelia; Esteban, Marta; Angerer, Jüergen; Koch, Holger Martin; Schoeters, Greet E.R.; Hond, Elly Den; Sepai, Ovnair; Exley, Karen S.; Knudsen, Lisbeth Ehlert; Horvat, Milena; Bloemen, Louis; Katsonouri, Andromachi; Hadjipanayis, Adamos; Černá, Milena; Kršková, Andrea; Jensen, Janne Fangel; Nielsen, Jeanette Kolstrup Søgaard; Rudnai, Péter; Közepésy, Szilvia; Gutleb, Arno Christian; Fischer, Marc E.; Ligocka, Danuta; Kamińska, Joanna; Reis, Maria Fátima; Namorado, Sónia; Lupsa, Ioana Rodica; Gurzǎu, Anca Elena; Halzlová, Katarína; Mazej, Darja; Tratnik, Janja Snoj; Rivas, Teresa C.; Gómez, Silvia; Berglund, Marika; Larsson, Kristin; Lehmann, Andrea; Crettaz, Pierre; Dewolf, Marie Christine D; Burns, Damien; Kellegher, Anne; Kolossa-Gehring, Marike (2014-08-01)
      Within the European Environment and Health Action Plan an initiative to establish a coherent human biomonitoring approach in Europe was started. The project COPHES (COnsortium to Perform Human biomonitoring on a European ...
    • Policy recommendations and cost implications for a more sustainable framework for European human biomonitoring surveys 

      Joas, Anke; Knudsen, Lisbeth E.; Kolossa-Gehring, Marike; Sepai, Ovnair; Casteleyn, Ludwine; Schoeters, Greet; Angerer, Jürgen; Castaño, Argelia; Aerts, Dominique; Biot, Pierre; Horvat, Milena; Bloemen, Louis; Reis, M. Fátima; Lupsa, Ioana-Rodica; Katsonouri, Andromachi; Cerna, Milena; Berglund, Marika; Crettaz, Pierre; Rudnai, Peter; Halzlova, Katarina; Mulcahy, Maurice; Gutleb, Arno C.; Fischer, Marc E.; Becher, Georg; Fréry, Nadine; Jensen, Genon; Van Vliet, Lisette; Koch, Holger M.; Hond, Elly Den; Fiddicke, Ulrike; Esteban, Marta; Exley, Karen; Schwedler, Gerda; Seiwert, Margarete; Ligocka, Danuta; Hohenblum, Philipp; Kyrtopoulos, Soterios; Botsivali, Maria; DeFelip, Elena; Guillou, Claude; Reniero, Fabiano; Grazuleviciene, Regina; Veidebaum, Toomas; Mørck, Thit A.; Nielsen, Jeanette K.S.; Jensen, Janne F.; Rivas, Teresa C.; Sanchez, Jinny; Koppen, Gudrun; Smolders, Roel; Középesy, Szilvia; Hadjipanayis, Adamos; Krsková, Andrea; Mannion, Rory; Jakubowski, Marek; Fucic, J. Aleksandra; Pereira-Miguel, Jose; Gurzau, Anca E.; Jajcaj, Michal; Mazej, Darja; Tratnik, Janja Snoj; Lehmann, Andrea; Larsson, Kristin; Dumez, Birgit; Joas, Reinhard (2015-08-01)
      The potential of Human Biomonitoring (HBM) in exposure characterisation and risk assessment is well established in the scientific HBM community and regulatory arena by many publications. The European Environment and Health ...