Scientific articles resulting from research grants and fellowships supported by the Environment and Health Fund, published in international journals from 2015 and on.
Earlier publications can be found in "Grants & Fellowships 2008-2014".
Differences in environmental factors contributing to preterm labor and PPROM - population based study.
Environmental Research. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2021.110894
Global mortality from outdoor fine particle pollution generated by fossil fuel combustion: Results from GEOS-Chem.
Environmental Research. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2021.110754
Concentration-response relationships between hourly particulate matter and ischemic events: A case-crossover analysis of effect modification by season and air-mass origin.
Science of the Total Environment. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.143407
Carryover effect of atrazine and its metabolite-from treated bovine spermatozoa to the embryo's transcriptome.
Biology of Reproduction. doi: 10.1093/biolre/ioab027
Academic Pediatrics. doi: 10.1016/j.acap.2021.01.004
Involuntary human exposure to carbamazepine: A cross-sectional study of correlates across the lifespan and dietary spectrum.
Environment International. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2020.105951
Associations between intrauterine exposure to polychlorinated biphenyls on neonatal ano-genital distance.
Reproductive Toxicology. doi: 10.1016/j.reprotox.2020.06.005
Animal reproduction. doi: 10.1590/1984-3143-AR2020-0041
Temperature and preeclampsia: Epidemiological evidence that perturbation in maternal heat homeostasis affects pregnancy outcome.
PloS One. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0232877
Evaluating a multipollutant metric for use in characterizing traffic-related air pollution exposures within near-road environments.
Environmental Research. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2020.109389
Re-framing the Gaussian dispersion model as a nonlinear regression scheme for retrospective air quality assessment at a high spatial and temporal resolution.
Environmental Modelling & Software. doi: 10.1016/j.envsoft.2019.104620
Unconventional oil and gas development and health outcomes: A scoping review of the epidemiological research.
Environmental Research. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2020.109124
Residential greenness and increased physical activity in patients after coronary artery bypass graft surgery.
European Journal of Preventive Cardiology. doi: 10.1177/2047487319886017
Environmental Monitoring and Assessment. doi: 10.1007/s10661-019-7960-8
Organophosphate pesticide exposure in children in Israel: Dietary associations and implications for risk assessment.
Environmental Research. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2019.108739
Application of a sensor network of low cost optical particle counters for assessing the impact of quarry emissions on its vicinity.
Atmospheric Environment. doi: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2019.04.054
Mono(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (MEHP) induces transcriptomic alterations in oocytes and their derived blastocysts.
Toxicology. doi: 10.1016/j.tox.2019.04.016
A proof of concept study demonstrating that environmental levels of carbamazepine impair early stages of chick embryonic development.
Environment International. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2019.03.064
Environmental Science & Policy. doi: 10.1016/j.envsci.2019.05.002
Newborn infant urinary cotinine and birth outcomes in the Jerusalem Environment Mother and Child Cohort Study.
International Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health. doi: 10.1016/j.ijheh.2019.07.006
Volatile Organic Compound Emissions from Polyurethane Mattresses under Variable Environmental Conditions.
Environmental Science & Technology. doi: 10.1021/acs.est.9b01557
Metabolomics of neonatal blood spots reveal distinct phenotypes of pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia and potential effects of early-life nutrition.
Cancer Letters. doi: 10.1016/j.canlet.2019.03.007
Supraphysiological concentrations of Bisphenol A alter the expression of extracellular vesicle-enriched miRNAs from human primary granulosa cells.
Toxicological Sciences. doi: 10.1093/toxsci/kfz020
Associations between ambient air temperature, low birth weight and small for gestational age in term neonates in southern Israel.
Environmental Health. doi: 10.1186/s12940-018-0420-z
Seasonal variations of polybrominated flame retardants bound to car dust under Mediterranean climate.
Journal of Environmental Sciences. doi: 10.1016/j.jes.2017.11.022
Use of high-resolution metabolomics for the identification of metabolic signals associated with traffic-related air pollution.
Environment International. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2018.07.044
The concentration-response between long-term PM2.5 exposure and mortality; A meta-regression approach.
Environmental Research. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2018.06.021
Fine and coarse particulate matter exposures and associations with acute cardiac events among participants in a telemedicine service: A case-crossover study.
Environmental Health Perspectives. doi: 10.1289/EHP2596
PLoS One. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0203468
Exposure to environmental tobacco smoke in non-smoking adults in Israel: Results of the second Israel biomonitoring survey.
Israel Journal of Health Policy Research. doi: 10.1186/s13584-018-0229-9
Decreasing urinary organophosphate pesticide metabolites among pregnant women and their offspring in Jerusalem: Impact of regulatory restrictions on agricultural organophosphate pesticides use?
International Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health. doi: 10.1016/j.ijheh.2018.03.013
Association between exposure to desalinated sea water and ischemic heart disease, diabetes mellitus and colorectal cancer: A population-based study in Israel.
Environmental Research. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2018.06.053
Lead in spray paint and painted surfaces in playgrounds and public areas in Israel: Results of a pilot study.
Science of the Total Environment. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.05.005
Errors associated with the use of roadside monitoring in the estimation of acute traffic pollutant-related health effects.
Environmental Research. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2018.04.013
Urinary concentrations of phthalate metabolites, bisphenols and personal care product chemical biomarkers in pregnant women in Israel.
Environment International. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2018.04.022
Environmental Science and Technology. doi: 10.1021/acs.est.8b01682
Maternal phthalate and personal care products exposure alters extracellular placental miRNA profile in twin pregnancies
Reproductive Sciences. doi: 10.1177/1933719118770550
Toxicological Sciences. doi: 10.1093/toxsci/kfy013
Source-specific pollution exposure and associations with pulmonary response in the Atlanta Commuters Exposure Studies.
Science & Environmental Epidemiology. doi: 10.1038/s41370-017-0016-7
Air Quality, Atmosphere & Health. doi: 10.1007/s11869-017-0530-8
Science of the Total Environment. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.10.198
Concentrations of trace metals, phthalates, bisphenol A and flame-retardants in toys and childcare products in Israel.
American Journal of Epidemiology. doi: 10.1093/aje/kwx158
Traffic Related Air Pollution and Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Population Based Nested Case-Control Study in Israel.
American Journal of Epidemiology. doi: 10.1093/aje/kwx294
Elemental sulfur use and associations with pediatric lung function and respiratory symptoms in an agricultural community (California, USA)
Environmental Health Perspectives. doi: 10.1289/EHP528
Environmental Research. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2017.06.028
An Example of Aerosol Pattern Variability Over Bright Surface Using High Resolution MODIS MAIAC: The Eastern and Western Areas of the Dead Sea and Environs.
Atmospheric Environment. doi: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2017.06.047
Human Reproduction. doi: 10.1093/humupd/dmx022
Oxidative Potential of PM2.5 During Atlanta Rush Hour: Measurements of In-Vehicle Dithiothreitol (DTT) Activity.
Atmospheric Environment. doi: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2017.06.044
CompMS2Miner: An Automatable Metabolite Identification, Visualization and Data-Sharing R Package for High-Resolution LC-MS Datasets.
Analytical Chemistry. doi:10.1021/acs.analchem.6b0239
Extracellular MicroRNAs in Follicular Fluid and Their Potential Association with Oocyte Fertilization and Embryo Quality: An Exploratory Study.
Journal of Assisted Reproduction and Genetics. doi:10.1007/s10815-017-0876-8
Spatiotemporal Estimation of Air Temperature Patterns at the Street Level Using High Resolution Satellite Imagery.
Science of The Total Environment. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.11.042
Current Environmental Health Reports. doi:10.1007/s40572-017-0127-2
The Spatio-Temporal Distribution of Particulate Matter during Natural Dust Episodes at an Urban Scale.
PLoS One. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0160800
Urinary Concentrations of Organophosphate and Carbamate Pesticides in Residents of a Vegetarian Community.
Environment International. doi:10.1016/j.envint.2016.08.027
International Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health. doi:10.1016/j.ijheh.2016.09.008
Intake of Fruits and Vegetables with Low-to-Moderate Pesticide Residues is Positively Associated with Semen-Quality Parameters among Young Healthy Men.
The Journal of Nutrition. doi:10.3945/jn.115.226563
Long-Term Exposure to Traffic-Related Air Pollution and Cancer among Survivors of Myocardial Infarction: A 20-Year Follow-Up Study.
European Journal of Preventive Cardiology. doi: 10.1177/2047487316669415
Environmental Exposure to Pharmaceuticals: A New Technique for Trace Analysis of Carbamazepine and its Metabolites in Human Urine.
Environmental Pollution. doi:10.1016/j.envpol.2016.02.027
Association of Long-Term Exposure to Local Industry- and Traffic-Specific Particulate Matter with Arterial Blood Pressure and Incident Hypertension.
International Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health. doi:10.1016/j.ijheh.2016.05.008
Risk of Hodgkin Lymphoma According to Immigration Status and Origin: A Migrant Cohort Study of 2.3 million Jewish Israelis.
Leukemia & Lymphoma. doi:10.1080/10428194.2016.1220552
Human Exposure to Wastewater-Derived Pharmaceuticals in Fresh Produce: A Randomized Controlled Trial Focusing on Carbamazepine.
Environmental Science & Technology. doi:10.1021/acs.est.5b06256
Spatiotemporal Estimation of Air Temperature Patterns at the Street Level Using High Resolution Satellite Imagery.
Science of the Total Environment. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.11.042
Long-Term Air Pollution and Traffic Noise Exposures and Mild Cognitive Impairment in Older Adults: A Cross-Sectional Analysis of the Heinz Nixdorf Recall Study.
Environmental Health Perspectives. doi:10.1289/ehp.1509824
Early Human Development. doi:10.1016/j.earlhumdev.2016.07.004
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism. doi: 10.1210/jc.2016-1378
Airborne Organophosphate Pesticides Drift in Mediterranean Climate: The Importance of Secondary Drift.
Atmospheric Environment. doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2015.12.003
Urinary Organophosphate Metabolite Levels in Palestinian Pregnant Women: Results of the Middle East Regional Cooperation Project.
International Journal of Environmental Health Research. doi: 10.1080/09603123.2015.1109067
Exposure to Endocrine-Disrupting Chemicals during Pregnancy and Weight at 7 Years of Age: A Multi-Pollutant Approach.
Environmental Health Perspectives. doi:10.1289/ehp.1409049
Building and Environment. doi: 10.1016/j.buildenv.2015.01.035
Is Dietary Pesticide Exposure Related to Semen Quality? Positive Evidence from Men Attending a Fertility Clinic.
Human Reproduction. doi:10.1093/humrep/dev065
Back-Extrapolating a Land Use Regression Model for Estimating Past Exposures to Traffic-Related Air Pollution.
Environmental Science & Technology. doi: 10.1021/es505707e
Modification of Traffic-Related Respiratory Response by Asthma Control in a Population of Car Commuters.
Environmental Policy and Governance. doi:10.1002/eet.1700
Autism Spectrum Disorder and Particulate Matter Air Pollution before, during, and after Pregnancy: A Nested Case–Control Analysis within the Nurses’ Health Study II Cohort.
Environmental Health Perspectives. doi:10.1289/ehp.1408133
Andrology. Advanced online publication. doi: 10.1111/andr.12124.