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Agricultural Health Study Publications

Selected Agricultural Health Study publications from a list of approximately 160 peer-reviewed publications:

1. Andreotti G, Koutros S, Berndt SI, Hughes Barry K, Hou L, Hoppin JA, Sandler DP, Lubin JH, Burdette LA, Yuenger J, Yeager M, Beane Freeman LE, Alavanja MC.  The Interaction between Pesticide Use and Genetic Variants Involved in Lipid Metabolism on Prostate Cancer Risk.
J Cancer Epidemiol. 2012; 2012:358076. Epub 2012 Aug 2.

2. Payne K, Andreotti G, Bell E, Blair A, Coble J, Alavanja M. Determinants of high pesticide exposure events in the agricultural health cohort study from enrollment (1993-1997) through phase II (1999-2003).  J Agric Saf Health. 2012 Jul;18(3):167-79.

3. DellaValle CT, Hoppin JA, Hines CJ, Andreotti G, Alavanja MC. Risk-accepting personality and personal protective equipment use within the Agricultural Health Study. J Agromedicine. 2012;17(3):264-76.

4. Barry KH, Koutros S, Lubin JH, Coble JB, Barone-Adesi F, Beane Freeman LE, Sandler DP, Hoppin JA, Ma X, Zheng T, Alavanja MC. Methyl bromide exposure and cancer risk in the Agricultural Health Study. Cancer Causes Control. 2012 Jun;23(6):807-18. Epub 2012 Apr 24.

5. Beane Freeman LE, Deroos AJ, Koutros S, Blair A, Ward MH, Alavanja M, Hoppin JA. Poultry and livestock exposure and cancer risk among farmers in the agricultural health study. Cancer Causes Control. 2012 May;23(5):663-70. doi: 10.1007/s10552-012-9921-1. Epub 2012 Mar 10.

6. Coble J, Thomas KW, Hines CJ, Hoppin JA, Dosemeci M, Curwin B, Lubin JH, Beane Freeman LE, Blair A, Sandler DP, Alavanja MC. An updated algorithm for estimation of pesticide exposure intensity in the agricultural health study. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2011 Dec;8(12):4608-22. Epub 2011 Dec 12.7.

7. Beane Freeman, Rusiecki JA, Hoppin JA, Lubin JH, Koutros S, Andreotti G, Zahm SH, Hines CJ, Coble JB, Barone-Adesi F, Sloan J, Sandler DP, Blair A, Alavanja MCR. Atrazine and cancer incidence among pesticide applicators in the Agricultural Health Study (1994-2007). Environ Health Perspect. 2011:119(9):1253-9.

8. Andreotti G, Hou L, Beane Freeman LE, Mahajan M, Koutros S,  Coble J, Lubin J, Blair A, Hoppin JA,  Alavanja MCR. Body Mass Index, agricultural pesticide use, and cancer incidence in the Agricultural Health Study Cohort.  Cancer Causes Control, 2010 21(11):1759-1775.

9. Koutros S,  Beane Freeman LE, Berndt S, Andreotti G, Lubin JH, Sandler DP, Hoppin JA, Yu K,  Li Q,  Burdette LA, Yuenger J, Yeager M, Alavanja MCR.  Pesticide exposure modifies the association between variants on chromosome 8q24 and prostate cancer.  Can Res. 2010; 70(22):9221-9233.

10. Koutros A, Alavanja MCR, Lubin JH, Sandler DP, Hoppin JA, Lynch CF, Knott C, Blair A, Freeman LE. An update of cancer incidence in the Agricultural Health Study. J Occup Envir Med 2010, 52(11):1098-1105.

11. Landgren O, Kyle RA, Hoppin JA, Beane Freeman LE, Cerhan JR, Katzmann JA, Rajkumar SV, Alavanja MCR. Pesticide exposure and risk of monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance in the Agricultural Health Study.  Blood 2009; 113(25):6386-6391.

12. Rusiecki J, Patel R, Koutros S, Beane Freeman L, Landgren O, Bonner MR, Coble J, Lubin J, Blair A,  Hoppin J,  Alavanja MCR. Cancer incidence among pesticide applicators exposed to permethrin in the Agricultural Health Study.  Environ Health Perspect 2009, 117(4):581-586.

13. Engel LS, Hill DA, Hoppin JA, Lubin JH, Lynch CF, Pierce J, Samanic C, Sandler DP, Blair A, Alavanja MCR. Pesticide use and breast cancer risk among farmers' wives in the Agricultural Health Study.  Am J Epidemiology 2005; 161(2):121-135.

14. Dosemeci M, Alavanja MCR, Mage D, Rothman N, Rowland A, Sandler D, Blair A.  A quantitative approach for estimating exposure to pesticides in the Agricultural Health Study.  The Annals of Occupational Hygiene 2002; 46:245-260.