ATSDR 2021 Publications
A list of scientific articles, books, and other educational materials ATSDR published in 2021.
Bassan A, Alves VM, Amberg A, Anger LT, Auerbach S, Beilke L, Bender A, et al. In silico approaches in organ toxicity hazard assessment: Current status and future needs in predicting liver toxicity. Comput. Toxicol.; 2021; 20(100187).
Bassan A, Alves VM, Amberg A, Anger LT, Beilke L, Bender A, et al. In silico approaches in organ toxicity hazard assessment: Current status and future needs for predicting heart, kidney and lung toxicities. Comput. Toxicol.; 2021; 20(100188).
Berens AS, Palmer T, Dutton ND, Lavery A, Moore M. Using search-constrained inverse distance weight modeling for near real-time riverine flood modeling: Harris County, Texas, USA before, during, and after Hurricane Harvey. Nat. Hazards. 2021; 105(1): 277–292.
Berman L, Casteel S, Unkart S, Charley PH, Singer N, Robinson D, et al. Educating the future environmental health workforce during covid-19: Developing a virtual curriculum for Navajo student interns using the environmental health and land reuse certificate program. J. Environ. Health. 2021; 84(3): 44–49.
Bui DP, Kukielka EA, Blau EF, Tompkins LK, K., Bing KL, et al. The occupational health effects of responding to a natural gas pipeline explosion among emergency first responders – Lincoln County, Kentucky, 2019. Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness. 2021; 1–8.
Cruz MA, Rivera-González LO, Irvin-Barnwell E, Cabrera-Marquez J, Ellis E, Ellis B, et al. Public health branch incident management and support as part of the federal government response during the emergency phase of Hurricanes Irma and Maria in Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands. J. Emerg. Manage. 2021; 19(8): 63–77.
Diesel J, Sterrett N, Dasgupta S, Kriss JL, Barry V, Esschert KV, et al. COVID-19 vaccination coverage among adults — United States, December 14, 2020–May 22, 2021. MMWR Recomm. Rep. 2021; 70(25): 922–927.
Dunne EM, Morgan E, Wells-Moore B, Pierson S, Zakroff S, Haskell L, et al. COVID-19 outbreaks in correctional facilities with work-release programs — Idaho, July–November 2020. Morb. Mortal. Wkly. Rep. 2021; 70(16): 589–594.
Fletcher KM, Espey J, Grossman MK, Sharpe JD, Curriero FC, Wilt GE, et al. Social vulnerability and county stay-at-home behavior during COVID-19 stay-at-home orders, United States, April 7 –April 20, 2020. Ann. Epidemiol. 2021; 64 76–82.
Ford L, Lee C, Pray IW, Cole D, Bigouette JP, Abedi GR, et al. Epidemiologic characteristics associated with severe acute respiratory syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) antigen-based test results, real-time reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction (rRT-PCR) cycle threshold Values, subgenomic RNA, and viral culture results from university testing. Clin Infect Dis; 2021; 73(6); e1348–e1355.
Gold JAW, Kiernan E, Yeh M, Jackson B, Benedict K. Health care utilization and outcomes associated with accidental poisonous mushroom ingestions — United States, 2016–2018. MMWR Surveill. Summ. 2021; 70(10): 337–341.
Hughes MM, Wang A, Grossman M.K, Pun E, Whiteman A, Deng L, et al. County-level COVID-19 vaccination coverage and social vulnerability — United States, December 14, 2020-March 1, 2021. MMWR Surveill. Summ. 2021; 70(12): 431 –436.
Irvin-Barnwell EA, Benson KM, Lu M, Ragin A, Wheeler, Hoffman R. Environmental toxins found historically in the polycythemia vera cluster area and their potential for inducing DNA damage. J Environ Anal Toxicol; 2021; 8(1): 1–6.
Keim ME, Runnels LA, Lovallo AP, Pagan MM, Roman RE, Ramery SM. Measuring the efficacy of a pilot public health intervention for engaging communities of Puerto Rico to rapidly write hurricane Protection Plans. Prehospital Disaster Med. 2021; 36(1): 36–41.
Kalkowska DA, Franka R, Higgins J, Kovacs SD, Forbi JC, Wassilak SGF, et al. Modeling poliovirus transmission in Borno and Yobe, Northeast Nigeria. Risk Anal. 2021; 41(2): 289–302.
Li Z, Jones C, Ejigu GS, George N, Geller AL, Chang GC, et al. Countries with delayed COVID-19 introduction – characteristics, drivers, gaps, and opportunities. Global Health. 2021; 17(28).
Li Z, Serio T, Meiman J, He X, Ragin-Wilson A. The biomonitoring of great lakes populations-iii program: The Milwaukee angler project. J. Environ. Health. 2021; 83(6): 40–43.
Liu M, Nordstrom M, Forand S. Lewis-Michl EL, Wattigney WA, Kannan K, et al. Assessing exposures to per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances in two populations of Great Lakes Basin fish consumers in Western New York State. 2021 Dec 7; 240: 113902.
Mansouri K, Karmaus AL, Fitzpatrick J, Patlewicz G, Pradeep P, Alberga D, et al. CATMoS: Collaborative acute toxicity modeling suite. Environ. Health Perspect. 2021; 129(4): 047013.
Melnyk LJ, Lin J, Kusnierz DH, Pugh K, Durant JT, Suarez-Soto RJ, et al. Risks from mercury in anadromous fish collected from Penobscot River, Maine. Sci Total Environ. 2021: 781: 146691.
Morar C, Berman L, Unkart S, Erdal S. Sustainable brownfields redevelopment in the European Union: An overview of policy and funding frameworks. J. Environ. Health. 2021; 84(4): 24–31.
Mumtaz MM, Buser MC, Pohl HR. Per- and polyfluoroalkyl mixtures toxicity assessment “Proof-of-Concept” illustration for the hazard index approach. J. Toxicol. Environ. Health Part A. 2021; 84(13): 553–567.
Mumtaz MM, Nickle RA, Lambert JC, Johnson MS. Advances in assessing hazard and risk to emerging threats and emergency response: Comparing and contrasting efforts of 3 federal agencies. Toxicol Sci. 2021; 185(1): 1–9.
Oelade M, Rodriguez A, Gonzalez D, Otokunrin D, Ramachandruni S, Cuevas E, et al. Travel from the United Kingdom to the United States by a symptomatic patient infected with the SARS-CoV-2 B.1.1.7 variant – Texas. Morb. Mortal. Wkly. Rep. 2021; 70(10): 348–349.
Petriello MC, Mottaleb MA, Serio TC, Balyan B, Cave MC, Pavuk M, et al. Serum concentrations of legacy and emerging per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances in the Anniston Community Health Surveys (ACHS I and ACHS II). Environ Int. 2022 Jan; 158: 106907.
Pray IW, Ford L, Cole D, Lee C, Bigouette JP, Abedi GR, et al. Performance of an antigen-based test for asymptomatic and symptomatic SARS-CoV-2 testing at two university campuses – Wisconsin, September-October 2020. Morb. Mortal. Wkly. Rep. 2021; 69(5152): 1642–1647.
Przybyla J, McClure PR, Zaccaria KJ, Pohl HR. Chemical interactions and mixtures in public health risk assessment: An analysis of ATSDR’s interaction profile database. Regul. Toxicol. Pharmacol. 2021; 125(104981).
Qing Y, Yang J, Zhang Q, Zhu Y, Ruiz P, Wu M, et al. Bayesian toxicokinetic modeling of cadmium exposure in Chinese population. J. Hazard. Mater. 2021; 413: 125465.
Rogers RD, Reh CM, Breysse P. Advancing per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) research: an overview of ATSDR and NCEH activities and recommendations. J. Expos. Sci. Environ. Epidemiol. 2021; 31(6): 96 –971.
Schmitt HJ, Calloway EE, Sullivan D, Clausen WH, Tucker PG, Rayman J, et al. Chronic environmental contamination: A systematic review of psychological health consequences. Sci. Total Environ. 2021; 772(145025).
Sullivan D, Schmitt HJ, Calloway EE, Clausen W, Tucker P, Rayman J, et al. Chronic environmental contamination: A narrative review of psychosocial health consequences, risk factors, and pathways to community resilience. Soc. Sci. Med. 2021; 276(113877).
Surasi K, Nakayama JY, Johnson M, Martell S, Patrick S, Owen LR, et al. Deployment of an electronic self-administered survey to assess human health effects of an industrial chemical facility fire — Winnebago County, Illinois, June–July 2021. Morb. Mortal. Wkly. Rep. 2021; 70(49): 1715–1716.
Vaughan Watson C, Naik S, Lewin M, Ragin-Wilson A, Irvin-Barnwell E. Associations between select blood VOCs and hematological measures in NHANES 2005–2010. J. Expos. Sci. Environ. Epidemiol. 2021; 31 (2): 366–376.
Wattigney WA, Irvin-Barnwell E, Li Z, Ragin-Wilson A. Biomonitoring of toxic metals, organochlorine pesticides, and polybrominated biphenyl 153 in Michigan urban anglers. Environ Res. 2021; 203: 111851.
Wattigney WA, Savadatti SS, Liu M, Pavuk M, Lewis-Michl EL, Kannan K, Wang W, et al. Biomonitoring of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances in minority angler communities in Central New York State. Environmental Research. 2021; 204(Pt C): 112309.
Zarus GM, Muianga C, Hunter CM, Pappas RS. A review of data for quantifying human exposures to micro and nanoplastics and potential health risks. Sci. Total Environ. 2021; 756: 144010.
Zhang C-Y, Flor S, Ruiz P, Ludewig G, Lehmler H-J. Characterization of the metabolic pathways of 4-Chlorobiphenyl (PCB3) in hepG2 cells using the metabolite profiles of its hydroxylated metabolites. Environ. Sci. Technol. 2021; 55(13): 9052–9062.
Andrew AS, Bradley WG, Peipert D., Butt T, Amoako K, Pioro EP, et al. Risk factors for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: A regional United States case-control study. Muscle Nerve. 2021; 63 (1): 52 –59.
Andrew AS, Pioro EP, Li M, Shi X, Gui J, Stommel EW, et al. The Incidence of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis in Ohio 2016-2018: The Ohio Population-Based ALS Registry. Neuroepidemiology. 2021; 55 (3): 196 –205
Bear TM, Malek AM, Foulds A, Rager J., Deperrior SE, Vena JE, et al. Recruitment of population-based controls for ALS cases from the National ALS Registry. Amyotrophic Lateral Scler. Frontotemporal Degener. 2021; 22 (5-6): 395 –400.
Bledsoe M.J., Rechtman L, Wagner L, Mehta P, Horton DK, Kaye WE. Analysis of biospecimen demand and utilization of samples from the national amyotrophic lateral sclerosis biorepository. Biopreservation Biobanking. 2021; 19 (5): 432 –437.
Mehta P, Raymond, Han MK, Larson T, Berry JD, Paganoni S, et al. Recruitment of patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis for clinical trials and epidemiological studies: Descriptive study of the national ALS registry’s research notification mechanism. J. Med. Internet Res. 2021; 23 (12) e28021.
Mehta P, Raymond J, Punjani R, Larson T, Bove F, Kaye W, et al. Prevalence of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), United States, 2016: Amyotrophic Lateral Scler. Frontotemporal Degener. 2021; 23 (3 –4): 220 –225
Mitsumoto H, Garofalo DC, Gilmore M, Andrews L, Santella RM, Andrews H, et al. Case-control study in ALS using the National ALS Registry: lead and agricultural chemicals are potential risk factors. Amyotrophic Lateral Scler. Frontotemporal Degener. 2021; 23 (3-4): 190 –202.
Nelson LM, Topol B, Kaye W, Raymond J, Horton DK, Mehta P, et al. Evaluation of the completeness of ALS case ascertainment in the U.S. National ALS registry: Application of the capture-recapture method. Neuroepidemiology. 2021; 56: 104 –114.
Raymond J., Mehta P., Larson T., Factor-Litvak P., Davis B., Horton K. History of vigorous leisure-time physical activity and early onset amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), data from the national ALS registry: 2010–2018. Amyotrophic Lateral Scler. Frontotemporal Degener. 2021; 22(7-8): 535 –544.
Raymond J, Mehta P, Larson T, Pioro E., Horton KD. Reproductive history and age of onset for women diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: Data from the National ALS Registry: 2010-2018. Neuroepidemiology. 2021; 55(5): 416 –424.
Barry V, Dasgupta S, Weller DL, Kriss JL, Cadwell BL, Rose C, et al. Patterns in COVID-19 vaccination coverage, by social vulnerability and urbanicity – United States, December 14, 2020-May 1, 2021. Morb. Mortal. Wkly. Rep. 2021; 70 (2): 818 –824.
Carlson SA, Whitfield GP, Davis RT, Peterson EL, Fulton JE, Berrigan D. Associations between perceptions and measures of weather and walking, United States—2015. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health. 2021 18 (16): 1 –13.
Medley AM, Gasanani J, Nyolimati CA, McIntyre E, Ward S, Okuyo B, et al. Preventing the cross-border spread of zoonotic diseases: Multisectoral community engagement to characterize animal mobility—Uganda, 2020. Zoonoses Public Health. 2021; 68 (7): 747–759.
Mendes A, Palmer T, Berens A, Espey J, Price R, Mallya A, Brown S. Mapathons versus automated feature extraction: a comparative analysis for strengthening immunization microplanning. Int. J. Health Geogr. 2021; 20 (1): article number 27.
Miller PW, Reesman C, Grossman MK, Nelson SA, Liu V, Wang P. Marginal warming associated with a COVID-19 quarantine and the implications for disease transmission. Sci. Total Environ. 2021; 780: 146579.
Ousmane S, Ibrahim DD, Goel A, Hendley WS, Mainou BA, Palmer T, et al. Achieving high poliovirus antibody seroprevalence in areas at risk of vaccine-derived poliovirus transmission – Niger experience. Open Forum Infect. Dis; 2021; 7 (8): 1 –7.
Peterson EL, Carlson SA, Ussery EN, Dunn I, Brown DR, Galuska DA. Differences in park plans and policies across U.S. municipalities. J. Park Recreat. Admin.; 2021; 34 (4).
Rickless DS, Wilt GE, Sharpe JD, Molinari N, Stephens W, Leblanc TT. Social vulnerability and access of local medical care during Hurricane Harvey: A spatial analysis. Disaster Med. Public Health Preparedness; 2021; 1 –9.
Sharpe JD, Wolkin AF. The epidemiology and geographic patterns of natural disaster and extreme weather mortality by race and ethnicity, United States, 1999-2018. Public Health Rep. 2021; 00 (0); 1 –8.
Troppy S, Wilt GE, Whiteman A, Hallisey E, Crockett M, Sharpe J., et al. Geographic associations between social factors and SARS-CoV-2 testing early in the COVID-19 pandemic, February–June 2020, Massachusetts. Public Health Rep.; 2021; 136 (6): 765 –773.
Ussery EN, Omura JD, McCain K, Watson KB. Change in prevalence of meeting the aerobic physical activity guideline among US adults, by states and territories-behavioral risk factor surveillance system, 2011 and 2019: J. Phys. Act. Health. 2021; 18 (1): S84–S85.
Whiteman A, Wang A, McCain K, Gunnels B, Toblin R, Lee JT, et al. Demographic and social factors associated with COVID-19 vaccination initiation among adults Aged ≥65 Years — United States, December 14, 2020–April 10, 2021.MMWR Recomm. Rep. 2021; 70 (19): 725 –730.
Fowler BA, Chou C-HSJ, Jones RL, Costa M, Chen C-J. Arsenic. Handb. on the Toxicol. of Met, Vol. II – Specific Metals. 5th ed. Cambridge (MA); 2021.
Keith LS, Faroon OM. Uranium. Handb. on the Toxicol. of Met. 5th ed. Cambridge (MA); 2021.
Keith LS, Maples-Reynolds N. Germanium. Handb. on the Toxicol. of Met. 5th ed. Cambridge (MA); 2021.
US Department of Health and Human Services, Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Office of Community Health and Hazard Assessment. Review of anadromous fish: Penobscot River, Indian Island, Maine. Maine (ME). US Department of Health and Human Services. 2021 May.
Tennessee Department of Health, US Department of Health and Human Services, Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Office of Capacity Development and Applied Prevention Science. Former custom cleaners NPL site soil, soil, gas, and indoor air evaluation. Tennessee (TN). US Department of Health and Human Services. 2021 Apr.
US Department of Health and Human Services, Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Office of Community Health and Hazard Assessment. Evaluation of Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) in private wells near the Saint Gobain performance plastics site in Southern New Hampshire. Public Comment version. New Hampshire (NH). US Department of Health and Human Services. 2021 Dec.
US Department of Health and Human Services, Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Office of Community Health and Hazard Assessment. Public health evaluation of surface soil data at the Weirton BOP implosion site. West Virginia (WV). US Department of Health and Human Services. 2021 Dec.
National Center for Environmental Health, Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry. Westfield Hampden County, Massachusetts information to protect our communities Per-and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) Exposure Assessment Report. Massachusetts (MA). National Center for Environmental Health. 2021 Nov.