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Fate and Transport of Perfluoroalkyl Substances from Snowpacks into a Lake in the High Arctic of Canada.

Environ Sci Technol 2019 Sep 3;53(18):10753-10762. Epub 2019 Sep 3.

Aquatic Contaminants Research Division , Environment and Climate Change Canada , Burlington , Ontario L7S 1A1 , Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.est.9b03372DOI Listing
September 2019

It Is a Capital Mistake to Theorize Who to Treat with Checkpoint Inhibitors before One Has Data.

Trends Cancer 2019 Feb 11;5(2):79-82. Epub 2019 Jan 11.

Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy, 1 Letterman Drive, Suite 3500, San Francisco, CA 94129, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.trecan.2018.12.003DOI Listing
February 2019

The Influence of the Gut Microbiome on Cancer, Immunity, and Cancer Immunotherapy.

Cancer Cell 2018 04;33(4):570-580

Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1400 Pressler Street, Unit Number 1484, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA; Department of Genomic Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Unit 1954, 1881 East Road, Houston, Texas 77054, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ccell.2018.03.015DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6529202PMC
April 2018

Emerging investigator series: a 14-year depositional ice record of perfluoroalkyl substances in the High Arctic.

Environ Sci Process Impacts 2017 Jan;19(1):22-30

Department of Chemistry, Memorial University, St. John's, NL, Canada A1B 3X7.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c6em00593dDOI Listing
January 2017

Endocrine-disruption potential of perfluoroethylcyclohexane sulfonate (PFECHS) in chronically exposed Daphnia magna.

Environ Pollut 2016 Nov 21;218:950-956. Epub 2016 Aug 21.

Environment and Climate Change Canada, 867 Lakeshore Road, Burlington, ON, L7S 1A1, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2016.08.043DOI Listing
November 2016

Nurse and patient characteristics predict communication about complementary and alternative medicine.

Cancer 2016 05 17;122(10):1552-9. Epub 2016 Mar 17.

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cncr.29819DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5472201PMC
May 2016

Working with Human Tissues for Translational Cancer Research.

J Vis Exp 2015 Nov 26(105). Epub 2015 Nov 26.

Department of Surgical Oncology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center;

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3791/53189DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4692755PMC
November 2015

Elevated levels of perfluoroalkyl substances in estuarine sediments of Charleston, SC.

Sci Total Environ 2015 Jul 28;521-522:79-89. Epub 2015 Mar 28.

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration/National Ocean Service, Center for Coastal Environmental Health and Biomolecular Research, 219 Fort Johnson Road, Charleston, SC 29412, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2015.03.078DOI Listing
July 2015

Differences in the rates of patient safety events by payer: implications for providers and policymakers.

Med Care 2015 Jun;53(6):524-9

*College of Public Affairs, University of Baltimore †Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MLR.0000000000000363DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4431906PMC
June 2015

Perfluorinated and polyfluorinated compounds in lake food webs from the Canadian high Arctic.

Environ Sci Technol 2015 Mar 17;49(5):2694-702. Epub 2015 Feb 17.

University of New Brunswick , Biology Department and the Canadian Rivers Institute, 100 Tucker Park Rd, Saint John, New Brunswick E2L 4A6, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/es5048649DOI Listing
March 2015

Transcriptional and cellular responses of the green alga Chlamydomonas reinhardtii to perfluoroalkyl phosphonic acids.

Aquat Toxicol 2015 Mar 31;160:31-8. Epub 2014 Dec 31.

Centre de recherche en toxicologie de l'environnement (TOXEN), Département des sciences biologiques, Université du Québec à Montréal, C.P. 8888, Succursale Centre-ville, Montreal, Canada H3C 3P8.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.aquatox.2014.12.002DOI Listing
March 2015

Combining targeted therapy and immune checkpoint inhibitors in the treatment of metastatic melanoma.

Cancer Biol Med 2014 Dec;11(4):237-46

1 Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA ; 2 Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA ; 3 Department of Melanoma Medical Oncology, 4 Department of Genomic Medicine, 5 Department of Surgical Oncology, University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.7497/j.issn.2095-3941.2014.04.002DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4296084PMC
December 2014

A multi-level biological approach to evaluate impacts of a major municipal effluent in wild St. Lawrence River yellow perch (Perca flavescens).

Sci Total Environ 2014 Nov 17;497-498:307-318. Epub 2014 Aug 17.

Centre Saint-Laurent, Environment Canada, 105 McGill Street, Montreal, QC H2Y 2E7, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2014.07.059DOI Listing
November 2014

Induction of gene responses in St. Lawrence River northern pike (Esox lucius) environmentally exposed to perfluorinated compounds.

Chemosphere 2013 Aug 28;92(9):1195-200. Epub 2013 Feb 28.

Environment Canada, Centre Saint-Laurent, 105 McGill Street, Montreal, QC, Canada H2Y 2E7.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2013.01.099DOI Listing
August 2013

Phosphorus-containing fluorinated organics: polyfluoroalkyl phosphoric acid diesters (diPAPs), perfluorophosphonates (PFPAs), and perfluorophosphinates (PFPIAs) in residential indoor dust.

Environ Sci Technol 2012 Nov 8;46(22):12575-82. Epub 2012 Nov 8.

Water Science Technology Directorate, Environment Canada, Burlington, Ontario, Canada, L7R 4A6.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/es303172pDOI Listing
November 2012

Perfluoroalkyl acids in the Atlantic and Canadian Arctic Oceans.

Environ Sci Technol 2012 Jun 14;46(11):5815-23. Epub 2012 May 14.

Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2G3 Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/es300578xDOI Listing
June 2012

Manufacturing origin of perfluorooctanoate (PFOA) in Atlantic and Canadian Arctic seawater.

Environ Sci Technol 2012 Jan 21;46(2):677-85. Epub 2011 Dec 21.

Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/es202958pDOI Listing
January 2012

Do minority patients use lower quality hospitals?

Inquiry 2011 ;48(3):209-20

Hopkins Center for Health Disparities Solutions, Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 N. Broadway, Suite 441, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5034/inquiryjrnl_48.03.06DOI Listing
January 2012

Cell culture model that mimics drusen formation and triggers complement activation associated with age-related macular degeneration.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2011 Nov 3;108(45):18277-82. Epub 2011 Oct 3.

Center for the Study of Macular Degeneration, Neuroscience Research Institute, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1109703108DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3215058PMC
November 2011

Detection of a cyclic perfluorinated acid, perfluoroethylcyclohexane sulfonate, in the Great Lakes of North America.

Environ Sci Technol 2011 Oct 29;45(19):8060-6. Epub 2011 Apr 29.

Water Science and Technology Directorate, Environment Canada , 867 Lakeshore Road, Burlington, ON Canada L7R 4A6.

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http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/es200135c
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/es200135cDOI Listing
October 2011

Fate of perfluorinated carboxylates and sulfonates during snowmelt within an urban watershed.

Environ Sci Technol 2011 Oct 21;45(19):8113-9. Epub 2011 Jun 21.

Department of Physical and Enironmental Sciences, University of Toronto Scarborough , 1265 Military Trail, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M1C 1A4.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/es200106qDOI Listing
October 2011

Patterns and predictors of restrictive health care service use by youths with bipolar disorder.

Adm Policy Ment Health 2010 Sep;37(5):379-87

Health Services Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King's College London, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10488-009-0248-5DOI Listing
September 2010

Selection, epistasis, and parent-of-origin effects on deleterious mutations across environments in Drosophila melanogaster.

Am Nat 2009 Dec;174(6):863-74

Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario M5S3B2, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/645088DOI Listing
December 2009

Disparities in access to medical care for individuals with vision impairment.

Ophthalmic Epidemiol 2009 Sep-Oct;16(5):281-8

School of Public Affairs, University of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA.

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December 2009

Do hospitals provide lower-quality care to minorities than to whites?

Health Aff (Millwood) 2008 Mar-Apr;27(2):518-27

African American Studies Department, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA.

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http://www.healthaffairs.org/doi/10.1377/hlthaff.27.2.518
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1377/hlthaff.27.2.518DOI Listing
December 2008

Adaptation increases the likelihood of diversification in an experimental bacterial lineage.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2008 Feb 23;105(5):1585-9. Epub 2008 Jan 23.

Department of Zoology, University of British Columbia, 6270 University Boulevard, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.0708504105DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2234188PMC
February 2008

Experimental demonstration of ecological character displacement.

BMC Evol Biol 2008 Jan 30;8:34. Epub 2008 Jan 30.

Dept. Zoology & Centre for Biodiversity, University of British Columbia, 6270 University Blvd., Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z4 Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2148-8-34DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2267161PMC
January 2008

Adaptive diversification in genes that regulate resource use in Escherichia coli.

PLoS Genet 2007 Jan;3(1):e15

Department of Zoology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pgen.0030015DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1779306PMC
January 2007

Poly and perfluorinated carboxylates in North American precipitation.

Environ Sci Technol 2006 Dec;40(23):7167-74

Aquatic Ecosystem Protection Research Division, Environment Canada, 867 Lakeshore Road, Burlington, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/es061403nDOI Listing
December 2006

Analysis for perfluorocarboxylic acids/anions in surface waters and precipitation using GC--MS and analysis of PFOA from large-volume samples.

Environ Sci Technol 2006 Oct;40(20):6405-10

Environment Canada, National Water Research Institute, Aquatic Ecosystem Protection, Research Branch, 867 Lakeshore Road, Burlington, Ontario, Canada, L7R 4A6.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/es061131oDOI Listing
October 2006

Testing an 'aging gene' in long-lived drosophila strains: increased longevity depends on sex and genetic background.

Aging Cell 2003 04;2(2):123-30

Department of Genetics, The University of Georgia, University of Georgia, Life Sciences Building, Athens, GA 30602, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3991309PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1474-9728.2003.00044.xDOI Listing
April 2003

Biologists finally horn in on senescence in the wild.

Sci Aging Knowledge Environ 2002 Nov 27;2002(47):pe19. Epub 2002 Nov 27.

Genetics Department at the University of Georgia, Athens, GA, 30602-7223, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/sageke.2002.47.pe19DOI Listing
November 2002

Distribution of haloacetic acids in the water columns of the Laurentian Great Lakes and Lake Malawi.

Environ Sci Technol 2002 May;36(9):1893-8

National Water Research Institute, Environment Canada, Burlington, Ontario.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/es011156hDOI Listing
May 2002

Genes, culture, and aging flies--what the lab can and cannot tell us about natural genetic variation for senescence.

Sci Aging Knowledge Environ 2002 May 22;2002(20):pe6. Epub 2002 May 22.

Department of Genetics at the University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/sageke.2002.20.pe6DOI Listing
May 2002