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    • Overview of the Microbiome Among Nurses study (Micro-N) as an example of prospective characterization of the microbiome within cohort studies 

      Song, Mingyang; Everett, Christine; Li, Chengchen; Wilkinson, Jeremy; Nguyen, Long; McIver, Lauren; Ivey, Kerry; Izard, Jacques; Palacios, Natalia; Eliassen, A.; Willett, Walter; Ascherio, Alberto; Sun, Qi; Tworoger, Shelley; Chang, Andrew; Garrett, Wendy; Huttenhower, Curtis; Rimm, Eric; Song, Mingyang (Springer Science and Business Media LLC, 2021-04-21)
      A lack of prospective studies has been a major barrier for assessing the role of the microbiome in human health and disease on a population-wide scale. To address this significant knowledge gap, we have launched a large-scale ...
    • Particulate matter and risk of parkinson disease in a large prospective study of women 

      Palacios, Natalia; Fitzgerald, Kathryn C; Hart, Jaime E; Weisskopf, Marc G; Schwarzschild, Michael A; Ascherio, Alberto; Laden, Francine (BioMed Central, 2014)
      Background: Exposure to air pollution has been implicated in a number of adverse health outcomes and the effect of particulate matter (PM) on the brain is beginning to be recognized. Yet, no prospective study has examined ...
    • A Prospective Analysis of Airborne Metal Exposures and Risk of Parkinson Disease in the Nurses’ Health Study Cohort 

      Palacios, Natalia; Fitzgerald, Kathryn; Roberts, Andrea L.; Hart, Jaime E.; Weisskopf, Marc G.; Schwarzschild, Michael A.; Ascherio, Alberto; Laden, Francine (NLM-Export, 2014)
      Background: Exposure to metals has been implicated in the pathogenesis of Parkinson disease (PD). Objectives: We sought to examine in a large prospective study of female nurses whether exposure to airborne metals was ...