Faculty Profile

Shohreh Farzan

Shohreh Farzan, PhD

Assistant Professor of Preventive Medicine



Association of Fish Consumption and Mercury Exposure During Pregnancy With Metabolic Health and Inflammatory Biomarkers in Children
JAMA Netw Open. 2020 Mar 02; 3(3):e201007.

Arsenic and birth outcomes in a predominately lower income Hispanic pregnancy cohort in Los Angeles
Environ Res. 2020 Feb 27; 184:109294.

Demographic predictors of urinary arsenic in a low-income predominantly Hispanic pregnancy cohort in Los Angeles
J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol. 2020 Jul 27.

Prenatal Maternal Cortisol Levels and Infant Birth Weight in a Predominately Low-Income Hispanic Cohort
Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2020 Sep 21; 17(18).

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.

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.

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.

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).

A dose-response meta-analysis of chronic arsenic exposure and incident cardiovascular disease
Int J Epidemiol. 2018 Jun 01; 47(3):1013.

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

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

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.

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

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.

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

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.

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

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.

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.

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

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

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

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.

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

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.

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.

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

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.

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

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

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

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.

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

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.

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.

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

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

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

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.

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