Faculty Profile

Shohreh Farzan

Shohreh Farzan, PhD

Assistant Professor of Preventive Medicine



A dose-response meta-analysis of chronic arsenic exposure and incident cardiovascular disease
Int J Epidemiol. 2018 04 25.

A quantification of pathway components supports a novel model of Hedgehog signal transduction
J Biol Chem. 2009 Oct 16; 284(42):28874-84.

Assessment of Respiratory Health Symptoms and Asthma in Children near a Drying Saline Lake
Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2019 10 11; 16(20).

Association between Arsenic Exposure from Drinking Water and Longitudinal Change in Blood Pressure among HEALS Cohort Participants
Environ Health Perspect. 2015 08; 123(8):806-12.

Association between maternal urinary arsenic species and infant cord blood leptin levels in a New Hampshire Pregnancy Cohort
Environ Res. 2015 Jan; 136:180-6.

Association of Cesarean Delivery and Formula Supplementation With the Intestinal Microbiome of 6-Week-Old Infants
JAMA Pediatr. 2016 Mar; 170(3):212-9.

Blood Pressure Changes in Relation to Arsenic Exposure in a US. Pregnancy Cohort.
Environ Health Perspect. 2015 Oct; 123(10):999-1006.

Costal2 functions as a kinesin-like protein in the hedgehog signal transduction pathway
Curr Biol. 2008 Aug 26; 18(16):1215-20.

Cutaneous alpha, beta and gamma human papillomaviruses in relation to squamous cell carcinoma of the skin: a population-based study
Int J Cancer. 2013 Oct 01; 133(7):1713-20.

Dietary B Vitamin Intake Is Associated with Lower Urinary Monomethyl Arsenic and Oxidative Stress Marker 15-F2t-Isoprostane among New Hampshire Adults
J Nutr. 2017 12; 147(12):2289-2296.

Effect of inhaled allergens and air pollutants on childhood rhinitis development
Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2018 02; 120(2):212-214.

Estimated exposure to arsenic in breastfed and formula-fed infants in a United States cohort
Environ Health Perspect. 2015 May; 123(5):500-6.

First-trimester screening for chromosomal abnormalities by integrated application of nuchal translucency, nasal bone, tricuspid regurgitation and ductus venosus flow combined with maternal serum free ß-hCG and PAPP-A: a 5-year prospective study
Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2012 May; 39(5):528-34.

Gene-arsenic interaction in longitudinal changes of blood pressure: Findings from the Health Effects of Arsenic Longitudinal Study (HEALS) in Bangladesh
Toxicol Appl Pharmacol. 2015 10 01; 288(1):95-105.

Human polyomaviruses and incidence of cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma in the New Hampshire skin cancer study
Cancer Med. 2016 06; 5(6):1239-50.

In utero and early life arsenic exposure in relation to long-term health and disease
Toxicol Appl Pharmacol. 2013 Oct 15; 272(2):384-90.

In utero arsenic exposure and fetal immune repertoire in a US pregnancy cohort
Clin Immunol. 2014 Dec; 155(2):188-97.

In utero arsenic exposure and infant infection in a United States cohort: a prospective study
Environ Res. 2013 Oct; 126:24-30.

Infant Infections and Respiratory Symptoms in Relation to in Utero Arsenic Exposure in a US. Cohort.
Environ Health Perspect. 2016 06; 124(6):840-7.

Maternal and infant inflammatory markers in relation to prenatal arsenic exposure in a US. pregnancy cohort.
Environ Res. 2017 07; 156:426-433.

Maternal arsenic exposure and gestational diabetes and glucose intolerance in the New Hampshire birth cohort study
Environ Health. 2016 11 08; 15(1):106.

Normal neonatal microbiome variation in relation to environmental factors, infection and allergy
Curr Opin Pediatr. 2012 Dec; 24(6):753-9.

Premature activation of the paramyxovirus fusion protein before target cell attachment with corruption of the viral fusion machinery
J Biol Chem. 2011 Nov 04; 286(44):37945-54.

Prenatal lead exposure and elevated blood pressure in children
Environ Int. 2018 12; 121(Pt 2):1289-1296.

Prospective Study of Human Polyomaviruses and Risk of Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma in the United States
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2016 05; 25(5):736-44.

Quantitative Immunoblotting of Endogenous Hedgehog Pathway Components
Methods Mol Biol. 2015; 1322:93-104.

Quantitative insight into models of Hedgehog signal transduction
Fly (Austin). 2010 Apr-Jun; 4(2):141-4.

Risk of death from cardiovascular disease associated with low-level arsenic exposure among long-term smokers in a US population-based study
Toxicol Appl Pharmacol. 2015 Sep 01; 287(2):93-97.

RNASEL and MIR146A SNP-SNP interaction as a susceptibility factor for non-melanoma skin cancer
PLoS One. 2014; 9(4):e93602.

Seroepidemiology of Human Polyomaviruses in a US Population
Am J Epidemiol. 2016 Jan 01; 183(1):61-9.

Study Design, Protocol and Profile of the Maternal And Developmental Risks from Environmental and Social Stressors (MADRES) Pregnancy Cohort: a Prospective Cohort Study in Predominantly Low-Income Hispanic Women in Urban Los Angeles
BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2019 May 30; 19(1):189.

TA-p63-gamma regulates expression of DeltaN-p63 in a manner that is sensitive to p53
Oncogene. 2006 Apr 13; 25(16):2349-59.

The adventures of sonic hedgehog in development and repairIII. Hedgehog processing and biological activity.
Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2008 Apr; 294(4):G844-9.

The disappearing Salton Sea: A critical reflection on the emerging environmental threat of disappearing saline lakes and potential impacts on children's health
Sci Total Environ. 2019 May 01; 663:804-817.

Urinary polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and measures of oxidative stress, inflammation and renal function in adolescents: NHANES 2003-2008
Environ Res. 2016 Jan; 144(Pt A):149-157.

Urine Arsenic and Arsenic Metabolites in US. Adults and Biomarkers of Inflammation, Oxidative Stress, and Endothelial Dysfunction: A Cross-Sectional Study.
Environ Health Perspect. 2017 12 15; 125(12):127002.

Within-subject effects of environmental and social stressors on pre- and post-partum obesity-related biobehavioral responses in low-income Hispanic women: protocol of an intensive longitudinal study
BMC Public Health. 2019 Feb 28; 19(1):253.