Publications by authors named "Gert Doekes"

48Publications

Adult farming exposure does not protect against sensitization to the storage mite Lepidoglyphus destructor.

Allergy 2018 11 26;73(11):2234-2237. Epub 2018 Jul 26.

Department of Public Health, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/all.13533DOI Listing
November 2018

High exposure to endotoxin in farming is associated with less new-onset pollen sensitisation.

Occup Environ Med 2018 02 23;75(2):139-147. Epub 2017 Aug 23.

Department of Public Health, Section for Environment, Occupation and Health, Aarhus University, Danish Ramazzini Center, Aarhus, Denmark.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/oemed-2017-104384DOI Listing
February 2018

Predictors of microbial agents in dust and respiratory health in the Ecrhs.

BMC Pulm Med 2015 May 2;15:48. Epub 2015 May 2.

Institute of Epidemiology I, Helmholtz Zentrum München, Ingolstädter Landstrasse 1,German Research Centre for Environmental Health, D-85764, Neuherberg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12890-015-0042-yDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4425915PMC
May 2015

Component-resolved diagnosis of baker's allergy based on specific IgE to recombinant wheat flour proteins.

J Allergy Clin Immunol 2015 Jun 7;135(6):1529-37. Epub 2015 Jan 7.

Institute for Prevention and Occupational Medicine, German Social Accident Insurance, Ruhr University Bochum (IPA), Bochum, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jaci.2014.11.021DOI Listing
June 2015

Early exposure to bio-contaminants and asthma up to 10 years of age: results of the HITEA study.

Eur Respir J 2015 Feb 3;45(2):328-37. Epub 2014 Sep 3.

Institute of Epidemiology I, Helmholtz Zentrum München, German Research Centre for Environmental Health, Neuherberg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1183/09031936.00060214DOI Listing
February 2015

Dampness, bacterial and fungal components in dust in primary schools and respiratory health in schoolchildren across Europe.

Occup Environ Med 2014 Oct 17;71(10):704-12. Epub 2014 Jul 17.

Division of Environmental Epidemiology, Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/oemed-2014-102246DOI Listing
October 2014

Daily changes of peak expiratory flow and respiratory symptom occurrence around a soy processing factory.

Ann Agric Environ Med 2014 ;21(1):5-10

Utrecht University, Institute for Risk Assesment Sciences, Division of Environmental Epidemiology, Utrecht, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5604/1232-1966.1095373DOI Listing
December 2014

Exhaled nitric oxide in spray painters exposed to isocyanates: effect modification by atopy and smoking.

Occup Environ Med 2014 Jun 28;71(6):415-22. Epub 2014 Mar 28.

Division of Environmental Epidemiology, Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences (IRAS), Utrecht University, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/oemed-2013-101672DOI Listing
June 2014

Become a farmer and avoid new allergic sensitization: adult farming exposures protect against new-onset atopic sensitization.

J Allergy Clin Immunol 2013 Nov 26;132(5):1239-41. Epub 2013 Aug 26.

Section for Environment, Occupation and Health, Department of Public Health, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jaci.2013.07.003DOI Listing
November 2013

Early life exposures to home dampness, pet ownership and farm animal contact and neuropsychological development in 4 year old children: a prospective birth cohort study.

Int J Hyg Environ Health 2013 Nov 26;216(6):690-7. Epub 2013 Jan 26.

Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology (CREAL), Barcelona, Spain; Municipal Institute of Medical Research (IMIM), Barcelona, Spain; CIBER Epidemiología y Salud Pública (CIBERESP), Barcelona, Spain. Electronic address:

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http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S143846391200149
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijheh.2012.12.013DOI Listing
November 2013

Health effects of selected microbiological control agents. A 3-year follow-up study.

Ann Agric Environ Med 2012 ;19(4):631-6

Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Odense University Hospital, Odense, Denmark.

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July 2013

Comparison of the potency of a variety of β-glucans to induce cytokine production in human whole blood.

Innate Immun 2013 Feb 30;19(1):10-9. Epub 2012 May 30.

Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences, Utrecht University, Utrecht, the Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1753425912447129DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3976228PMC
February 2013

Skin symptoms in bakery and auto body shop workers: associations with exposure and respiratory symptoms.

Int Arch Occup Environ Health 2013 Feb 13;86(2):167-75. Epub 2012 Mar 13.

Centre for Research Expertise in Occupational Disease, University of Toronto, 223 College St, Toronto, ON M5T 1R4, Canada.

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http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s00420-012-0760-x
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00420-012-0760-xDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3555349PMC
February 2013

IgG to various beta-glucans in a human adult population.

Int Arch Allergy Immunol 2012 7;157(1):98-108. Epub 2011 Sep 7.

Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000324674DOI Listing
February 2012

Endotoxin exposure, CD14 and wheeze among farmers: a gene--environment interaction.

Occup Environ Med 2011 Nov 9;68(11):826-31. Epub 2011 Mar 9.

Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences, Division Environmental Epidemiology, PO Box 80178, 3508 TD Utrecht, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/oem.2010.060038DOI Listing
November 2011

Passive airborne dust sampling with the electrostatic dustfall collector: optimization of storage and extraction procedures for endotoxin and glucan measurement.

Ann Occup Hyg 2010 Aug 30;54(6):651-8. Epub 2010 Mar 30.

Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences, Utrecht University, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/annhyg/meq026DOI Listing
August 2010

beta-(1,3)-Glucan exposure assessment by passive airborne dust sampling and new sensitive immunoassays.

Appl Environ Microbiol 2010 Feb 28;76(4):1158-67. Epub 2009 Dec 28.

Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences, Division of Environmental Epidemiology, Utrecht University, Utrecht, the Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/AEM.01486-09DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2820944PMC
February 2010

Occupational endotoxin exposure reduces the risk of atopic sensitization but increases the risk of bronchial hyperresponsiveness.

Int Arch Allergy Immunol 2010 16;152(2):151-8. Epub 2009 Dec 16.

Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences, Division of Environmental Epidemiology, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands.

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https://www.karger.com/Article/FullText/265536
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000265536DOI Listing
June 2010

Evaluation of a low-cost electrostatic dust fall collector for indoor air endotoxin exposure assessment.

Appl Environ Microbiol 2008 Sep 1;74(18):5621-7. Epub 2008 Aug 1.

Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/AEM.00619-08DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2547045PMC
September 2008

Effect of extraction and assay media on analysis of airborne endotoxin.

Appl Environ Microbiol 2008 Jun 25;74(12):3804-11. Epub 2008 Apr 25.

Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences, Environmental Epidemiology Division, Utrecht University, P.O. Box 80178, 3508 TD Utrecht, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/AEM.02537-07DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2446558PMC
June 2008

Respiratory symptoms, sensitization, and exposure response relationships in spray painters exposed to isocyanates.

Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2007 Dec 26;176(11):1090-7. Epub 2007 Jul 26.

Environmental Epidemiology, Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1164/rccm.200702-215OCDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2176099PMC
December 2007

Airborne exposure to wheat allergens: optimised elution for airborne dust samples.

J Environ Monit 2006 Oct;8(10):1043-8

Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences, Division Environmental Epidemiology, Utrecht University, P.O. Box 80178, 3508 TD, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/b608770aDOI Listing
October 2006

Endotoxin, (1 --> 3)-beta-D-glucans and fungal extra-cellular polysaccharides in New Zealand homes: a pilot study.

Ann Agric Environ Med 2006 ;13(2):361-5

Centre for Public Health Research, Research School of Public Health, Massey University, Wellington, New Zealand, Private Box 756, Wellington, New Zealand.

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March 2007

Rapid detection of fungal alpha-amylase in the work environment with a lateral flow immunoassay.

J Allergy Clin Immunol 2006 Nov 28;118(5):1157-63. Epub 2006 Aug 28.

Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jaci.2006.07.004DOI Listing
November 2006

Spreading of occupational allergens: laboratory animal allergens on hair-covering caps and in mattress dust of laboratory animal workers.

Occup Environ Med 2007 Apr 19;64(4):267-72. Epub 2006 Oct 19.

Department Of Pulmonology, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/oem.2006.028845DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2078456PMC
April 2007

Hay fever and asthma symptoms in conventional and organic farmers in The Netherlands.

Occup Environ Med 2007 Feb 3;64(2):101-7. Epub 2006 Oct 3.

Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences, Division of Environmental Epidemiology, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/oem.2006.028167DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2078430PMC
February 2007

Nasal air sampling for measuring inhaled wheat allergen in bakeries with and without facemask use.

J Occup Environ Med 2006 Sep;48(9):948-54

Lung and Allergy Research, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet (KI), Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.jom.0000232533.04238.3eDOI Listing
September 2006

A rapid lateral flow immunoassay for the detection of fungal alpha-amylase at the workplace.

J Environ Monit 2006 Sep 10;8(9):942-6. Epub 2006 Jul 10.

Agrotechnology & Food Sciences Group, Wageningen University and Research Centre, Bornsesteeg 59, 6708 PD, Wageningen, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/b605389kDOI Listing
September 2006

Exposure to inhalable dust and endotoxins in agricultural industries.

J Environ Monit 2006 Jan 7;8(1):63-72. Epub 2005 Oct 7.

Division of Environmental and Occupational Health, Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences, University of Utrecht, PO Box 80176, 3508 TD Utrecht, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/b509838fDOI Listing
January 2006

Overview of personal occupational exposure levels to inhalable dust, endotoxin, beta(1-->3)-glucan and fungal extracellular polysaccharides in the waste management chain.

Ann Occup Hyg 2006 Jan 1;50(1):39-53. Epub 2005 Sep 1.

Division of Environmental and Occupational Health, Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences (IRAS), Utrecht University, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/annhyg/mei047DOI Listing
January 2006

Endotoxin exposure and atopic sensitization in adult pig farmers.

J Allergy Clin Immunol 2005 Apr;115(4):797-802

Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences, University of Utrecht, PO Box 80176, 3508 TD Utrecht, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jaci.2004.11.046DOI Listing
April 2005

Haplotypes of G protein-coupled receptor 154 are associated with childhood allergy and asthma.

Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2005 May 11;171(10):1089-95. Epub 2005 Feb 11.

Institute of Environmental Medicine, Centre for Allergy Research, and Department of Biosciences, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, Stockholm SE-171 77, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1164/rccm.200410-1317OCDOI Listing
May 2005

Working Group report 3: sensitivity to organic dusts--atopy and gene polymorphisms.

Am J Ind Med 2004 Oct;46(4):416-8

Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Occupational Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ajim.20065DOI Listing
October 2004

IgE sensitization to bacterial and fungal biopesticides in a cohort of Danish greenhouse workers: the BIOGART study.

Am J Ind Med 2004 Oct;46(4):404-7

Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences, University Utrecht, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ajim.20086DOI Listing
October 2004

Exposure to inhalable dust, wheat flour and alpha-amylase allergens in industrial and traditional bakeries.

Ann Occup Hyg 2004 Jan;48(1):57-63

Ghent University, Department of Public Health, Section of Occupational Health, Ghent, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/annhyg/meg075DOI Listing
January 2004

Inter- and intraindividual variation of endotoxin- and beta(1 --> 3)-glucan-induced cytokine responses in a whole blood assay.

Toxicol Ind Health 2002 Feb;18(1):15-27

Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences, Division of Environmental and Occupational Health, Utrecht University, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1191/0748233702th126oaDOI Listing
February 2002

Health-based occupational exposure limits for high molecular weight sensitizers: how long is the road we must travel?

Ann Occup Hyg 2002 Jul;46(5):439-46

Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences, Division of Environmental and Occupational Health, Utrecht University, PO Box 80176, The Netherlands.

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July 2002