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Behavioral toxicity and physiological changes from repeated exposure to fluorene administered orally or intraperitoneally to adult male Wistar rats: A dose-response study.

  • Human Biomonitoring Research Unit
March 01, 2016
2016 Mar. Neurotoxicology.53:321-33. Epub 2015 Nov 23.
By:
  • Peiffer J
  • Grova N
  • Hidalgo S
  • Salquebre G
  • Rychen G
  • Bisson JF
  • Appenzeller BM
  • Schroeder H.

Analysis of tetrahydroxylated benzo[a]pyrene isomers in hair as biomarkers of exposure to benzo[a]pyrene.

  • Human Biomonitoring Research Unit
March 01, 2016
2016 Mar. Anal Bioanal Chem.408(8):1997-2008. Epub 2016 Feb 3.
By:
  • Grova N
  • Hardy EM
  • Meyer P
  • Appenzeller BM.

TETROLS, Detection of Tetrols of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in hair as biomarkers of exposure and signature of DNA-adduct level, Funding: ADEME project 2014-2015: Final report. (Book)

  • Human Biomonitoring Research Unit
March 01, 2016
2016 Mar. Angers: ADEME, 2017. In press
By:
  • Grova N
  • Antignac JP
  • Lebizec B
  • Appenzeller BM.

Pesticide detection in air samples from contrasted houses and in their inhabitants' hair.

  • Human Biomonitoring Research Unit
February 15, 2016
2016 Feb. Sci Total Environ.544:845-52. Epub 2015 Dec 17.
By:
  • Raeppel C
  • Salquebre G
  • Millet M
  • Appenzeller BM.

Multi-residue analysis of organic pollutants in hair and urine for matrices comparison.

  • Human Biomonitoring Research Unit
April 01, 2015
2015 Apr. Forensic Sci Int.249:6-19. Epub 2014 Dec 13.
By:
  • Hardy EM
  • Duca RC
  • Salquebre G
  • Appenzeller BM.

Analysis of airborne pesticides from different chemical classes adsorbed on Radiello(R) Tenax(R) passive tubes by thermal-desorption-GC/MS.

  • Human Biomonitoring Research Unit
February 01, 2015
2015 Feb. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int.22(4):2726-34. Epub 2014 Sep 11.
By:
  • Raeppel C
  • Fabritius M
  • Nief M
  • Appenzeller BM
  • Briand O
  • Tuduri L
  • Millet M.

Determination of seven pyrethroids biocides and their synergist in indoor air by thermal-desorption gas chromatography/mass spectrometry after sampling on Tenax TA (R) passive tubes.

  • Human Biomonitoring Research Unit
January 01, 2015
2015 Jan. Talanta.131:309-14. Epub 2014 Aug 8.
By:
  • Raeppel C
  • Appenzeller BM
  • Millet M.

Tetrahydroxylated-benzo[a]pyrene isomer analysis after hydrolysis of DNA-adducts isolated from rat and human white blood cells.

  • Human Biomonitoring Research Unit
September 17, 2014
2014 Sep. J Chromatogr A.1364:183-91. Epub 2014 Sep 6.
By:
  • Grova N
  • Salquebre G
  • Hardy EM
  • Schroeder H
  • Appenzeller BM.

Inhibitory action of benzo[alpha]pyrene on hepatic lipoprotein receptors in vitro and on liver lipid homeostasis in mice.

  • Human Biomonitoring Research Unit
July 23, 2014
2014 Jul. PLoS One.9(7):e102991.
By:
  • Layeghkhavidaki H
  • Lanhers MC
  • Akbar S
  • Gregory-Pauron L
  • Oster T
  • Grova N
  • Appenzeller B
  • Jasniewski J
  • Feidt C
  • Corbier C
  • Yen FT.

Short-term effects of a perinatal exposure to a 16 polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon mixture in rats: assessment of early motor and sensorial development and cerebral cytochrome oxidase activity in pups.

  • Human Biomonitoring Research Unit
July 01, 2014
2014 Jul. Neurotoxicology.43:90-101. Epub 2014 Apr 4.
By:
  • Crepeaux G
  • Grova N
  • Bouillaud-Kremarik P
  • Sikhayeva N
  • Salquebre G
  • Rychen G
  • Soulimani R
  • Appenzeller B
  • Schroeder H.

Hair decontamination procedure prior to multi-class pesticide analysis.

  • Human Biomonitoring Research Unit
June 01, 2014
2014 Jun. Drug Test Anal.6 Suppl 1(S1):55-66. Epub 2014 May 9.
By:
  • Duca RC
  • Hardy E
  • Salquebre G
  • Appenzeller BM.

Comparison of solid phase- and liquid/liquid-extraction for the purification of hair extract prior to multi-class pesticides analysis.

  • Human Biomonitoring Research Unit
April 01, 2014
2014 Apr. J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci.955-956:98-107. Epub 2014 Feb 28.
By:
  • Duca RC
  • Salquebre G
  • Hardy E
  • Appenzeller BM.

Coupling ASE, sylilation and SPME-GC/MS for the analysis of current-used pesticides in atmosphere.

  • Human Biomonitoring Research Unit
April 01, 2014
2014 Apr. Talanta.121:24-9. Epub 2013 Dec 28.
By:
  • Raeppel C
  • Fabritius M
  • Nief M
  • Appenzeller BM
  • Millet M.

An update of issues regarding hair analysis of organic pollutants. In Toxicological Problems. (Book Chapter)

  • Human Biomonitoring Research Unit
February 01, 2014
2014 Feb. Dishovsky C and Radenkova-Saeva J, eds. Sofia: Military Publishing Ltd, 2014. p.333-340. ISBN 978-954-509-509-2.
By:
  • Kavvalakis M
  • Appenzeller B
  • Tsatsakis AM.

Monitoring of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in the atmosphere of southern Luxembourg using XAD-2 resin-based passive samplers.

  • Human Biomonitoring Research Unit
February 01, 2014
2014 Feb. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int.21(3):2098-2107. Epub 2013 Sep 12.
By:
  • Schummer C
  • Appenzeller BM
  • Millet M.

Gas chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry analysis of 52 monohydroxylated metabolites of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in hairs of rats after controlled exposure.

  • Human Biomonitoring Research Unit
November 01, 2013
2013 Nov. Anal Bioanal Chem.405(27):8897-911. Epub 2013 Sep 7.
By:
  • Grova N
  • Salquebre G
  • Appenzeller BM.

Neurobehavioral toxicity of a repeated exposure (14 days) to the airborne polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon fluorene in adult Wistar male rats.

  • Human Biomonitoring Research Unit
August 20, 2013
2013 Aug. PLoS One.8(8):e71413.
By:
  • Peiffer J
  • Cosnier F
  • Grova N
  • Nunge H
  • Salquebre G
  • Decret MJ
  • Cossec B
  • Rychen G
  • Appenzeller BM
  • Schroeder H.

Application of XAD-2 resin-based passive samplers and SPME-GC-MS/MS analysis for the monitoring of spatial and temporal variations of atmospheric pesticides in Luxembourg.

  • Human Biomonitoring Research Unit
November 01, 2012
2012 Nov. Environ Pollut.170:88-94. Epub 2012 Jul 5.
By:
  • Schummer C
  • Tuduri L
  • Briand O
  • Appenzeller BM
  • Millet M.

Hair analysis for biomonitoring of environmental and occupational exposure to organic pollutants: state of the art, critical review and future needs.

  • Human Biomonitoring Research Unit
April 25, 2012
2012 Apr. Toxicol Lett.210(2):119-40. Epub 2011 Oct 31.
By:
  • Appenzeller BM
  • Tsatsakis AM.

Simultaneous determination of nicotine and PAH metabolites in human hair specimen: a potential methodology to assess tobacco smoke contribution in PAH exposure.

  • Human Biomonitoring Research Unit
  • Public Health Research
April 25, 2012
2012 Apr. Toxicol Lett.210(2):211-9. Epub 2011 Nov 30.
By:
  • Appenzeller BM
  • Mathon C
  • Schummer C
  • Alkerwi A
  • Lair ML.