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Pal Weihe, M.D.


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  1. Xiao C, Grandjean P, Valvi D, Nielsen F, Jensen TK, Weihe P, Oulhote Y. Associations of Exposure to Perfluoroalkyl Substances With Thyroid Hormone Concentrations and Birth Size. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2020 Mar 01; 105(3). PMID: 31665456.
  2. Shelly C, Grandjean P, Oulhote Y, Plomgaard P, Frikke-Schmidt R, Nielsen F, Zmirou-Navier D, Weihe P, Valvi D. Early Life Exposures to Perfluoroalkyl Substances in Relation to Adipokine Hormone Levels at Birth and During Childhood. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2019 11 01; 104(11):5338-5348. PMID: 31216000.
  3. Oulhote Y, Coull B, Bind MA, Debes F, Nielsen F, Tamayo I, Weihe P, Grandjean P. Joint and independent neurotoxic effects of early life exposures to a chemical mixture: A multi-pollutant approach combining ensemble learning and g-computation. Environ Epidemiol. 2019 Oct; 3(5). PMID: 32051926.
  4. Grandjean P, Prins GS, Weihe P. Development priority. Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol. 2019 08; 125 Suppl 3:3-4. PMID: 31077551.
  5. Eryasa B, Grandjean P, Nielsen F, Valvi D, Zmirou-Navier D, Sunderland E, Weihe P, Oulhote Y. Physico-chemical properties and gestational diabetes predict transplacental transfer and partitioning of perfluoroalkyl substances. Environ Int. 2019 09; 130:104874. PMID: 31200157.
  6. Grandjean P, Abdennebi-Najar L, Barouki R, Cranor CF, Etzel RA, Gee D, Heindel JJ, Hougaard KS, Hunt P, Nawrot TS, Prins GS, Ritz B, Soffritti M, Sunyer J, Weihe P. Timescales of developmental toxicity impacting on research and needs for intervention. Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol. 2019 Aug; 125 Suppl 3:70-80. PMID: 30387920.
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  7. Leung YK, Ouyang B, Niu L, Xie C, Ying J, Medvedovic M, Chen A, Weihe P, Valvi D, Grandjean P, Ho SM. Identification of sex-specific DNA methylation changes driven by specific chemicals in cord blood in a Faroese birth cohort. Epigenetics. 2018; 13(3):290-300. PMID: 29560787.
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  8. Grandjean P, Heilmann C, Weihe P, Nielsen F, Mogensen UB, Timmermann A, Budtz-Jørgensen E. Estimated exposures to perfluorinated compounds in infancy predict attenuated vaccine antibody concentrations at age 5-years. J Immunotoxicol. 2017 12; 14(1):188-195. PMID: 28805477.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  9. Grandjean P, Heilmann C, Weihe P, Nielsen F, Mogensen UB, Budtz-Jørgensen E. Serum Vaccine Antibody Concentrations in Adolescents Exposed to Perfluorinated Compounds. Environ Health Perspect. 2017 07 26; 125(7):077018. PMID: 28749778.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  10. Valvi D, Oulhote Y, Weihe P, Dalgård C, Bjerve KS, Steuerwald U, Grandjean P. Gestational diabetes and offspring birth size at elevated environmental pollutant exposures. Environ Int. 2017 10; 107:205-215. PMID: 28753482.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  11. Weihe P, Debes F, Halling J, Petersen MS, Muckle G, Odland JØ, Dudarev A, Ayotte P, Dewailly É, Grandjean P, Bonefeld-Jørgensen E. Health effects associated with measured levels of contaminants in the Arctic. Int J Circumpolar Health. 2016; 75:33805. PMID: 27974137.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  12. Weihe P, Bjerregaard P, Bonefeld-Jørgensen E, Dudarev A, Halling J, Hansen S, Muckle G, Nøst T, Odland JØ, Petersen MS, Rautio A, Veyhe AS, Wennberg M, Bergdahl I. Overview of ongoing cohort and dietary studies in the Arctic. Int J Circumpolar Health. 2016; 75:33803. PMID: 27974135.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  13. Oulhote Y, Steuerwald U, Debes F, Weihe P, Grandjean P. Behavioral difficulties in 7-year old children in relation to developmental exposure to perfluorinated alkyl substances. Environ Int. 2016 Dec; 97:237-245. PMID: 27692925.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  14. Oulhote Y, Debes F, Vestergaard S, Weihe P, Grandjean P. Aerobic Fitness and Neurocognitive Function Scores in Young Faroese Adults and Potential Modification by Prenatal Methylmercury Exposure. Environ Health Perspect. 2017 04; 125(4):677-683. PMID: 27611346.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  15. Grandjean P, Heilmann C, Weihe P, Nielsen F, Mogensen UB, Budtz-Jørgensen E. Serum Vaccine Antibody Concentrations in Adolescents Exposed to Perfluorinated Compounds. Environ Health Perspect. 2016 Aug 09. PMID: 27501995.
  16. Karlsen M, Grandjean P, Weihe P, Steuerwald U, Oulhote Y, Valvi D. Early-life exposures to persistent organic pollutants in relation to overweight in preschool children. Reprod Toxicol. 2017 03; 68:145-153. PMID: 27496715.
    Citations: 3     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  17. Kim BM, Choi AL, Ha EH, Pedersen L, Nielsen F, Weihe P, Hong YC, Budtz-Jørgensen E, Grandjean P. Corrigendum to 'Effect of hemoglobin adjustment on the precision of mercury concentrations in maternal and cord blood' [Environ. Res. 132 (2014) 407-412]. Environ Res. 2016 May; 147:630. PMID: 27040412.
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  18. Mogensen UB, Grandjean P, Nielsen F, Weihe P, Budtz-Jørgensen E. Breastfeeding as an Exposure Pathway for Perfluorinated Alkylates. Environ Sci Technol. 2015 Sep 01; 49(17):10466-73. PMID: 26291735.
    Citations: 13     Fields:    Translation:HumansCellsPHPublic Health
  19. Tøttenborg SS, Choi AL, Bjerve KS, Weihe P, Grandjean P. Effect of seafood mediated PCB exposure on desaturase activity and PUFA profile in Faroese septuagenarians. Environ Res. 2015 Jul; 140:699-703. PMID: 26087436.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  20. Debes F, Weihe P, Grandjean P. Cognitive deficits at age 22 years associated with prenatal exposure to methylmercury. Cortex. 2016 Jan; 74:358-69. PMID: 26109549.
    Citations: 9     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  21. Kim BM, Choi AL, Ha EH, Pedersen L, Nielsen F, Weihe P, Hong YC, Budtz-Jørgensen E, Grandjean P. Effect of hemoglobin adjustment on the precision of mercury concentrations in maternal and cord blood. Environ Res. 2014 Jul; 132:407-12. PMID: 24853977.
    Citations: 9     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  22. Mohr M, Nordsborg NB, Lindenskov A, Steinholm H, Nielsen HP, Mortensen J, Weihe P, Krustrup P. High-intensity intermittent swimming improves cardiovascular health status for women with mild hypertension. Biomed Res Int. 2014; 2014:728289. PMID: 24812628.
    Citations: 10     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  23. Grandjean P, Weihe P, Debes F, Choi AL, Budtz-Jørgensen E. Neurotoxicity from prenatal and postnatal exposure to methylmercury. Neurotoxicol Teratol. 2014 May-Jun; 43:39-44. PMID: 24681285.
    Citations: 13     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  24. Heilmann C, Jensen L, Weihe P, Nielsen F, Knudsen LE, Budtz-Jørgensen E, Mølbak K, Grandjean P. [Persistant perfluorinated compounds cause immunotoxic effects]. Ugeskr Laeger. 2014 Feb 24; 176(9A):V09130572. PMID: 25350410.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  25. Choi AL, Mogensen UB, Bjerve KS, Debes F, Weihe P, Grandjean P, Budtz-Jørgensen E. Negative confounding by essential fatty acids in methylmercury neurotoxicity associations. Neurotoxicol Teratol. 2014 Mar-Apr; 42:85-92. PMID: 24561639.
    Citations: 13     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  26. Yorifuji T, Murata K, Bjerve KS, Choi AL, Weihe P, Grandjean P. Visual evoked potentials in children prenatally exposed to methylmercury. Neurotoxicology. 2013 Jul; 37:15-8. PMID: 23548974.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:HumansCellsPHPublic Health
  27. Grandjean P, Grønlund C, Kjær IM, Jensen TK, Sørensen N, Andersson AM, Juul A, Skakkebæk NE, Budtz-Jørgensen E, Weihe P. Reproductive hormone profile and pubertal development in 14-year-old boys prenatally exposed to polychlorinated biphenyls. Reprod Toxicol. 2012 Dec; 34(4):498-503. PMID: 22841741.
    Citations: 10     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  28. Weihe P, Joensen HD. Dietary recommendations regarding pilot whale meat and blubber in the Faroe Islands. Int J Circumpolar Health. 2012 Jul 10; 71:18594. PMID: 22789518.
    Citations: 9     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsPHPublic Health
  29. Grandjean P, Weihe P, Nielsen F, Heinzow B, Debes F, Budtz-Jørgensen E. Neurobehavioral deficits at age 7 years associated with prenatal exposure to toxicants from maternal seafood diet. Neurotoxicol Teratol. 2012 Jul; 34(4):466-72. PMID: 22705177.
    Citations: 19     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  30. Grandjean P, Andersen EW, Budtz-Jørgensen E, Nielsen F, Mølbak K, Weihe P, Heilmann C. Serum vaccine antibody concentrations in children exposed to perfluorinated compounds. JAMA. 2012 Jan 25; 307(4):391-7. PMID: 22274686.
    Citations: 76     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  31. Julvez J, Debes F, Weihe P, Choi AL, Grandjean P. Thyroid dysfunction as a mediator of organochlorine neurotoxicity in preschool children. Environ Health Perspect. 2011 Oct; 119(10):1429-35. PMID: 21719373.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  32. Grandjean P, Henriksen JE, Choi AL, Petersen MS, Dalgård C, Nielsen F, Weihe P. Marine food pollutants as a risk factor for hypoinsulinemia and type 2 diabetes. Epidemiology. 2011 May; 22(3):410-7. PMID: 21364465.
    Citations: 24     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  33. White RF, Palumbo CL, Yurgelun-Todd DA, Heaton KJ, Weihe P, Debes F, Grandjean P. Functional MRI approach to developmental methylmercury and polychlorinated biphenyl neurotoxicity. Neurotoxicology. 2011 Dec; 32(6):975-80. PMID: 21545807.
    Citations: 7     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  34. Dalgård C, Petersen MS, Weihe P, Grandjean P. Vitamin D status in relation to glucose metabolism and type 2 diabetes in septuagenarians. Diabetes Care. 2011 Jun; 34(6):1284-8. PMID: 21515843.
    Citations: 21     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  35. Needham LL, Grandjean P, Heinzow B, Jørgensen PJ, Nielsen F, Patterson DG, Sjödin A, Turner WE, Weihe P. Partition of environmental chemicals between maternal and fetal blood and tissues. Environ Sci Technol. 2011 Feb 01; 45(3):1121-6. PMID: 21166449.
    Citations: 65     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  36. Yorifuji T, Debes F, Weihe P, Grandjean P. Prenatal exposure to lead and cognitive deficit in 7- and 14-year-old children in the presence of concomitant exposure to similar molar concentration of methylmercury. Neurotoxicol Teratol. 2011 Mar-Apr; 33(2):205-11. PMID: 20868742.
    Citations: 16     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  37. Julvez J, Debes F, Weihe P, Choi A, Grandjean P. Sensitivity of continuous performance test (CPT) at age 14 years to developmental methylmercury exposure. Neurotoxicol Teratol. 2010 Nov-Dec; 32(6):627-32. PMID: 20699117.
    Citations: 6     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  38. Budtz-Jørgensen E, Debes F, Weihe P, Grandjean P. Structural equation models for meta-analysis in environmental risk assessment. Environmetrics. 2010 Aug 01; 21(5):510-527. PMID: 20890403.
    Citations: 5     
  39. Malm O, Dórea JG, Barbosa AC, Pinto FN, Weihe P. Sequential hair mercury in mothers and children from a traditional riverine population of the Rio Tapajós, Amazonia: seasonal changes. Environ Res. 2010 Oct; 110(7):705-9. PMID: 20673660.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  40. Dalgård C, Petersen MS, Schmedes AV, Brandslund I, Weihe P, Grandjean P. High latitude and marine diet: vitamin D status in elderly Faroese. Br J Nutr. 2010 Sep; 104(6):914-8. PMID: 20441671.
    Citations: 10     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimals
  41. Schlezinger JJ, Bernard PL, Haas A, Grandjean P, Weihe P, Sherr DH. Direct assessment of cumulative aryl hydrocarbon receptor agonist activity in sera from experimentally exposed mice and environmentally exposed humans. Environ Health Perspect. 2010 May; 118(5):693-8. PMID: 20435556.
    Citations: 6     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCellsPHPublic Health
  42. Coccini T, Manzo L, Debes F, Steuerwald U, Weihe P, Grandjean P. No changes in lymphocyte muscarinic receptors and platelet monoamine oxidase-B examined as surrogate central nervous system biomarkers in a Faroese children cohort prenatally exposed to methylmercury and polychlorinated biphenyls. Biomarkers. 2009 Mar; 14(2):67-76. PMID: 19330584.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  43. Choi AL, Weihe P, Budtz-Jørgensen E, Jørgensen PJ, Salonen JT, Tuomainen TP, Murata K, Nielsen HP, Petersen MS, Askham J, Grandjean P. Methylmercury exposure and adverse cardiovascular effects in Faroese whaling men. Environ Health Perspect. 2009 Mar; 117(3):367-72. PMID: 19337510.
    Citations: 59     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsPHPublic Health
  44. Grandjean P, Budtz-Jørgensen E, Barr DB, Needham LL, Weihe P, Heinzow B. Elimination half-lives of polychlorinated biphenyl congeners in children. Environ Sci Technol. 2008 Sep 15; 42(18):6991-6. PMID: 18853821.
    Citations: 17     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimals
  45. Weihe P, Kato K, Calafat AM, Nielsen F, Wanigatunga AA, Needham LL, Grandjean P. Serum concentrations of polyfluoroalkyl compounds in Faroese whale meat consumers. Environ Sci Technol. 2008 Aug 15; 42(16):6291-5. PMID: 18767701.
    Citations: 18     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsPHPublic Health
  46. Grandjean P, Weihe P. Developmental origins of environmentally induced disease and dysfunction International Conference on Foetal Programming and Developmental Toxicity, Tórshavn, Faroe Islands, 20-24 May, 2007. Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol. 2008 Feb; 102(2):71-2. PMID: 18226056.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  47. Grandjean P, Bellinger D, Bergman A, Cordier S, Davey-Smith G, Eskenazi B, Gee D, Gray K, Hanson M, van den Hazel P, Heindel JJ, Heinzow B, Hertz-Picciotto I, Hu H, Huang TT, Jensen TK, Landrigan PJ, McMillen IC, Murata K, Ritz B, Schoeters G, Skakkebaek NE, Skerfving S, Weihe P. The faroes statement: human health effects of developmental exposure to chemicals in our environment. Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol. 2008 Feb; 102(2):73-5. PMID: 18226057.
    Citations: 39     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsPHPublic Health
  48. Budtz-Jørgensen E, Grandjean P, Weihe P. Separation of risks and benefits of seafood intake. Environ Health Perspect. 2007 Mar; 115(3):323-7. PMID: 17431478.
    Citations: 65     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  49. Budtz-Jørgensen E, Keiding N, Grandjean P, Weihe P. Confounder selection in environmental epidemiology: assessment of health effects of prenatal mercury exposure. Ann Epidemiol. 2007 Jan; 17(1):27-35. PMID: 17027287.
    Citations: 50     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsPHPublic Health
  50. Debes F, Budtz-Jørgensen E, Weihe P, White RF, Grandjean P. Impact of prenatal methylmercury exposure on neurobehavioral function at age 14 years. Neurotoxicol Teratol. 2006 Sep-Oct; 28(5):536-47. PMID: 17067778.
    Citations: 59     Fields:    
  51. Debes F, Budtz-Jørgensen E, Weihe P, White RF, Grandjean P. Impact of prenatal methylmercury exposure on neurobehavioral function at age 14 years. Neurotoxicol Teratol. 2006 May-Jun; 28(3):363-75. PMID: 16647838.
    Citations: 51     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  52. Murata K, Sakamoto M, Nakai K, Weihe P, Dakeishi M, Iwata T, Liu XJ, Ohno T, Kurosawa T, Kamiya K, Satoh H. Effects of methylmercury on neurodevelopment in Japanese children in relation to the Madeiran study. Int Arch Occup Environ Health. 2004 Nov; 77(8):571-9. PMID: 15688249.
    Citations: 16     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  53. Grandjean P, Budtz-Jørgensen E, Keiding N, Weihe P. Underestimation of risk due to exposure misclassification. Int J Occup Med Environ Health. 2004; 17(1):131-6. PMID: 15212216.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  54. Budtz-Jørgensen E, Keiding N, Grandjean P, Weihe P, White RF. Consequences of exposure measurement error for confounder identification in environmental epidemiology. Stat Med. 2003 Oct 15; 22(19):3089-100. PMID: 12973789.
    Citations: 20     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  55. Rasmussen TH, Nielsen F, Andersen HR, Nielsen JB, Weihe P, Grandjean P. Assessment of xenoestrogenic exposure by a biomarker approach: application of the E-Screen bioassay to determine estrogenic response of serum extracts. Environ Health. 2003 Oct 15; 2(1):12. PMID: 14613489.
    Citations: 15     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  56. Weihe P. Prenatal methylmercury exposure in the Seychelles. Lancet. 2003 Aug 23; 362(9384):665; author reply 666-7. PMID: 12944073.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  57. Grandjean P, White RF, Weihe P, Jørgensen PJ. Neurotoxic risk caused by stable and variable exposure to methylmercury from seafood. Ambul Pediatr. 2003 Jan-Feb; 3(1):18-23. PMID: 12540249.
    Citations: 26     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  58. Budtz-Jørgensen E, Keiding N, Grandjean P, Weihe P. Estimation of health effects of prenatal methylmercury exposure using structural equation models. Environ Health. 2002 Oct 14; 1(1):2. PMID: 12513702.
    Citations: 27     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  59. Mol NM, Sørensen N, Weihe P, Andersson AM, Jørgensen N, Skakkebaek NE, Keiding N, Grandjean P. Spermaturia and serum hormone concentrations at the age of puberty in boys prenatally exposed to polychlorinated biphenyls. Eur J Endocrinol. 2002 Mar; 146(3):357-63. PMID: 11888842.
    Citations: 17     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
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