Recent Publications

Zhang J, Samet JM. Chinese haze versus Western smog: lessons learned. J Thorac Dis. 7(1): 3–13. PMC4311077

Sweeney S, Theodorou IG, Zambianchi M, Chen S, Gow A, Schwander S, Zhang JJ, Chung KF, Shaffer MS, Ryan MP, Porter AE, Tetley TD. Silver nanowire interactions with primary human alveolar type-II epithelial cell secretions: contrasting bioreactivity with human alveolar type-I and type-II epithelial cells. Nanoscale. 4;7(23):10398-409, 2015. PMID:25996248[PubMed – in process]

Marchetti M, Shaffer MS, Zambianchi M, Chen S, Superti F, Schwander S, Gow  A,  Zhang JJ, Chung KF, Ryan MP, Porter AE, Tetley TD. Adsorption of surfactant protein D from human respiratory secretions by carbon nanotubes and polystyrene nanoparticles depends on nanomaterial surface modification and size. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. 5;370(1661). pii: 20140038, 2015. PMCID:PMC4275907[Available on 2016-02-05]

Seiffert J, Hussain F, Wiegman C, Li F, Bey L, Baker W, Porter A, Ryan MP, Chang Y, Gow A, Zhang J, Zhu J, Tetley T, Chung KF. Pulmonary Toxicity of Instilled Silver Nanoparticles: Influence of Size, Coating and Rat Strain. PLoS ONE. 10(3): e0119726. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0119726, 2015. PMCID:PMC4352037

Altemose B, Gong J, Zhu T, Hu M, Zhang L, Cheng H, Zhang L, Tong J, Kipen HM, Ohman-Strickland P, Meng Q, Robson MG, Zhang J. Aldehydes in Relation to Air Pollution Sources: A Case Study around the Beijing Olympics. Atmospheric Environment. 2015 May 1;109:61-69.DOI: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2015.02.056.

Botelho D, Leo B, Massa C, Sarkar S, Tetley T, Chung KF, Chen S, Ryan M, Porter  A, Zhang J, Schwander S, Gow A. Low dose AgNPs reduce lung mechanical function and innate immune defense in the absence of cellular toxicity. Nanotoxicology, 2015 Jul 7:1-10. [Epub ahead of print]

Rich DQ, Liu K, Zhang J, Thurston SW, Stevens TP, Pan Y, Kane C, Weinberger B, Ohman-Strickland P, Woodruff TJ, Duan X, Assibey-Mensah V, Zhang J. Differences in Birth Weight Associated with the 2008 Beijing Olympic Air Pollution Reduction: Results from a Natural Experiment. Environ Health Perspect. 2015 Sep;123(9):880-7.  PMC4559955.

Theodorou I, Botelho D, Schwander S, Zhang J, Chung KF, Tetley T, Shaffer M, Gow A, Ryan M, Porter A. Static and dynamic microscopy of the chemical stability and aggregation state of silver nanowires in components of murine pulmonary surfactant provides insights into bio-nano interactions. Environ Sci Tech.2015 doi:10.1021/acs.est.5b01214, 2015.

Sweeney S, Theodorou IG, Zambianchi M, Chen S, Gow A, Schwander S, Zhang J, Chung  KF, Shaffer MS, Ryan MP, Porter AE, Tetley TD. Silver nanowire interactions with primary human alveolar type-II epithelial cell secretions: contrasting bioreactivity with human alveolar type-I and type-II epithelial cells. Nanoscale. 2015 Jun 4;7(23):10398-409. PMID:25996248[PubMed – in process]

Mukherjee D, Porter, A, Ryan M, Schwander S, Chung KF, Tetley T, Zhang  J, Georgopoulos P. Modeling In Vivo Interactions of Engineered Nanoparticles in the Pulmonary Alveolar Lining Fluid.  Nanomaterials. 2015 Sep;5(3):1223-1249. doi:10.3390/nano5031223

Gong J, Zhu T, Kipen H, Rich DQ, Huang W, Lin W-T, Zhang J. Urinary Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon Metabolites as Biomarkers of Exposure to Traffic-Emitted Pollutants. Environment International. 2015 Dec;85:104-10. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2015.09.003. 

Duan X, Shen G, Yang H, Lambert G, Wei F, Zhang J. Measurement of Human CYP1A2 Induction by inhalation exposure to Benzo(a)pyrene based on in vivo isotope breath methodEnvironmental Pollution. 2016 Jan;208(Pt B):506-11. doi: 10.1016/j.envpol.2015.10.023. Epub 2015 Nov 6.

Duan X, Shen G, Yang H, Tian J, Wei F, Gong J, Zhang J. Dietary Intake Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) and Associated Cancer Risk in a Cohort of Chinese Urban Adults: Inter- and Intra-individual Variability. Chemosphere. 2015 Nov 24;144:2469-2475. doi: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2015.11.019.

Srijata S, Leo BF, Carranza C, Chen S, Santiago-Rivas C, Porter AE, Ryan MP, Gow A, Chung KF, Tetley TD, Zhang J, Georgopoulos PG, Ohman-Strickland P, Schwander S. Modulation of Human Macrophage Responses to Mycobacterium tuberculosis by Silver Nanoparticles of Different   Size and Surface Modification. PLOS ONE. 2015 Nov 18;10(11):e0143077. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0143077.

Zhang N, Ni XY, Huang H, Zhao JL, Duarte M, Zhang J. The impact of interpersonal pre-warning information dissemination on regional emergency evacuation. J of Natural Hazards. 2016, 80(3):2081-2103. 

Assibey-Mensah V, Liu K, Thurston SW, Stevens TP, Zhang JJ, Zhang J, Kane C, Pan Y, Weinberger B, Ohman-Strickland P, Woodruff T, Rich D. Impact of the 2008 Beijing Olympics on the Risk of Pregnancy Complications. Archives of Environmental & Occupational Health. 2015 Jun 11:0. PMC4676735.

Li F, Zhang P, Zhang M, Liang L, Sun X, Li M, Tang Y, Bao A, Gong J, Zhang JJ, Adcock I, Chung KF, Zhou X. Hydrogen Sulfide Prevents and Partially Reverses Ozone-Induced Feature of Lung Inflammation and Emphysema in Mice. Am J Respir Cell  Mol Biol. 2016 Jan. DOI: 10.1165/rcmb.2015-0014OC

Zhang N, Huang H, Duarte M, Zhang J. Risk analysis for rumor propagation in metropolises based on improved 8-state ICSAR model and dynamic personal activity trajectories.Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applicationsdoi:10.1016/j.physa.2015.12.131

Wei Y, Zhang J, Li Z, Gow A, Chung KF, Hu M, Sun Z, Zeng L, Zhu T, Jia G, Li X, Duarte M, Tang, X. Chronic Exposure to Air Pollution Particles Increases the Risk of Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome: Findings from a Natural Experiment in Beijing. FASEB. Feb 2016. doi:10.1096/fj.201500142fj.201500142.