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The Early Life Exposures in Mexico to ENvironmental Toxicants (ELEMENT) project & other studies conducted in collaboration with the Instituto Nacional de Salud Publica (Mexico). Date: as of October 16, 2017.


1. Hernandez-Avila M, Gonzalez-Cossio T, Palazuelos E, Romieu I, Aro A, Fishbein E, Peterson K, Hu H. Dietary and environmental determinants of blood and bone lead levels in lactating postpartum women living in Mexico City. Environ Health Perspect 1996;104:1076-1082.

2. González-Cossío T, Peterson KE, Sanín L, Fishbein SE, Palazuelos E, Aro A, Hernández-Avila M, Hu H. Decrease in birth weight in relation to maternal bone lead burden. Pediatrics 1997;100:856-862.

3. Hu H, Rabinowitz M, Smith D. Bone lead as a biological marker in epidemiologic studies of chronic toxicity: Conceptual paradigms. Environ Health Persp 1998;106:1-8.

4. González Cossío T, Sanín LH, Hernández Avila M, Rivera J, Hu H. Longitud y peso al nacer: El papel de la nutrición materna. [Length and weight at birth: The role of maternal nutritional status.] Salud Pública Mex [Public Health in Mexico] 40:119 126, 1998.

5. Hernandez-Avila M, Smith D, Meneses F, Sanin LH, Hu H. The influence of bone and blood lead on plasma lead levels in environmentally exposed adults. Environ Health Perspect1998;106:473-477.

6. Hu H. Bone lead as a new biologic marker of lead dose: Recent findings and implications for public health. Environ Health Perspect 1998;106(Suppl 4):961-967.

7. Farias P, Hu H, Rubenstein E, Meneses-Gonzalez F, Fishbein E, Palazuelos E, Aro A, Hernandez-Avila M. Determinants of bone and blood lead levels among teenagers living in urban areas with high lead exposure. Environ Health Perspect 1998;106:733-737.

8. Aguilar-Madrid G, Piacitelli G, Juarez-Perez CA, Vazquez-Grameix JH, Hu H, Hernadez-Avila M. Chronic occupational exposure to inorganic lead at a printing press in Mexico City. Salud Publica 1999;41:42-54.


9. Aro A, Amarasiriwardena C, Lee M-L, Kim R, Hu H. Validation of K x-ray fluorescence bone lead measurements by inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry in cadaver legs. Med Phys 2000;27:119-123.

10. Hernandez-Avila H, Villalpando CG, Palazuelos E, Hu H, Villalpando ME, Martinez R. Determinants of blood lead levels across the menopause transition. Arch Environ Health 2000;55:355-360.

11. Brown MJ, Hu H, González Cossío T, Peterson KE, Sanín LH, Kageyama, ML, Palazuelos E, Aro A, Schnaas L, Hernández Avila M. Determinants of bone and blood lead concentrations in the early postpartum period. Occup Environ Med 57:535 541, 2000.

12. Chuang HY, Hu H, Schwartz J, Palazuelos E, Aro A, Amarasiriwardena C, Hernandez-Avila M. The inter-relationships between lead levels in maternal venous blood, maternal bone, and umbilical cord blood: implications for plasma lead. Environ Health Perspec 2001;109:527-532.

13. Sanín LH, González Cossío T, Romieu I, Peterson KE, Ruíz S, Palazuelos E, Hernández Avila M, Hu H. Effect of maternal lead burden on infant weight and weight gain at one month of age among breastfed infants. Pediatrics 107:1016 1023, 2001.

14. Hu H. Progress in research on lead toxicity research: Peeling the onion. Biomedicine 2001;21(2&3): 1 17.

15. Téllez Rojo MM, Hernández Avila M, González Cossío T, Romieu I, Aro A, Palazuelos E, Schwartz J, Hu H. Impact of breastfeeding on the mobilization of lead from bone. Am J Epidemiol 2002;155:420 428.

16. Dykeman R, Aguilar-Madrid G, Smith T, Juarez-Perez A, Piacitelli G, Hu H, Hernandez-Avila M. Lead exposure in Mexican radiator repair workers. Am J Industrial Med 2002;41:179-187.

17. Smith D, Hernandez-Avila M, Tellez-Rojo MM, Mercado A, Hu H. The relationship between lead in plasma and whole blood in women. Environ Health Persp 2002;110:263 268.

18. Hernandez-Avila M, Peterson KE, Gonzalez-Cossio T, Sanin LH, Aro A, Schnaas L, Hu H. Effect of maternal bone lead on length and head circumference of newborns and 1-month-old infants. Arch Environ Health 2002;57:482-8.

19. Gomaa A, Hu H, Bellinger D, Schwartz J, Tsaih S W, González Cossío T, Schnaas L, Peterson K, Aro A, Hernández Avila M. Maternal bone lead as an independent risk factor for fetal neurotoxicity: A prospective study. 2002;Pediatrics 110:110-118.

20. Hu H, Hernandez-Avila M. Lead, bones, and pregnancy: the poison within? Am J Epidem (Commentary) 2002;156:1088 91.

21. Hernandez-Avila M, Gonzalez-Cossio T, Hernandez-Avila JE, Romier I, Peterson KE, Aro A, Palazuelos E, Kageyama Escobar ML, Hu H. Dietary calcium supplements to lower blood lead levels in lactating women: a randomized placebo-controlled trial. Epidemiology 2003;14:206-12.

22. Janakiraman V, Hu H, Mercado-Garcia A, Hernandez-Avila M. A randomized crossover trial of nocturnal calcium supplements to suppress bone resorption during pregnancy. Am J Prev Med 2003;24:260-4.

23. Latorre FG, Hernandez-Avila M, Orozco JT, Medina AA, Aro A, Palazuelos E, Hu H. The relationship of blood and bone lead to menopause and bone mineral density among middle-aged women in Mexico City. Environ Health Persp 2003;111:631-6.

24. Wright RO, Hu H, Silverman EK, Tsaih SW, Schwartz J, Bellinger D, Weiss ST, Palazuelos E, Hernandez-Avila M. Apolipoprotein E genotype predicts 24-month infant Bayley Scale score Pediatric Research 2003; 54(6):819-25.

25. Guerra-Tamayo JL, Hernandez-Cadena L, Tellez-Rojo MM, Mercado-Garcia Adel S, Solano-Gonzalez M, Hernandez-Avila M, Hu H. Time to pregnancy and lead exposure. Salud Publica Mex. 2003;45 Suppl 2:S189-95.

26. Juarez-Perez CA, Aguilar-Madrid G, Smith DR, Lacasana-Navarro M, Tellez-Rojo MM, Piacittelle G, Hu H, Hernandez-Avila M. Predictors of plasma lead levels in printing press workers. Am J Industr Med 2004;46:245-52.

27. Ettinger AS, Tellez-Rojo MM, Amarasiriwardena C, Gonzalez-Cossio T, Peterson KE, Aro A, Hu H, Hernandez-Avila M. Levels of lead in breast milk and their relation to maternal blood and bone lead levels at one-month postpartum. Environ Health Perspec 2004;112:926-931.

28. Tellez-Rojo MM, Hernandez-Avila M, Lamadrid-Figueroa H, Smith D, Hernandez-Cadena L, Mercado A, Aro A, Schwartz J, Hu H. Impact of bone lead on plasma lead levels during pregnancy. Am J Epidem 2004;160:668-78.

29. Ettinger AS, Tellez-Rojo MM, Amarasiriwardena C, Gonzalez-Cossio T, Peterson KE, Aro A, Hu H, Hernandez-Avila M. Effect of breast milk lead on infant blood lead levels at 1 month of age. Environ Health Perspec 2004;112:1381-185.


30. Farias P, Echavarria M, Hernandez Avila M, Villanueva C, Amarasiriwardena C, Hernandez L, Aro A, Hu H. Bone, blood and semen lead in environmentally exposed Mexican men. Int J Environ Health Res 2005;15:21-31.

31. Sanchez BN, Budtz-Jorgensen E, Ryan LM, Hu H. Structural equation models. A review with applications to environmental epidemiology. J Am Stat Assoc 2005;100:1443-1455.

32. Ettinger AS, Téllez-Rojo MM, Amarasiriwardena C, Schwartz J, Peterson KE, Aro A, Hu H, Hernández-Avila M. Influence of maternal bone lead burden, breastfeeding practices, and calcium intake on levels of lead in breast milk over the course of lactation. Am J Epidem 2005;163:48-56.

33. Lamadrid-Figueroa H, Téllez-Rojo MM, Hernández-Cadena L, Mercado-García A, Smith D, Solano-González M, Hernández-Avila M, Hu H. Biological markers of fetal lead exposure at each stage of pregnancy. J Toxicol Environ Health A. 2006 Oct;69(19):1781-96. PubMed PMID: 16905508.

34. Jarrell J, Weisskopf M ,Weuve J, Tellez-Rojo MM, Hu H, Hernandez-Avila M. Maternal lead exposure and the sex ratio of offspring. Human Reproduction 2006;21:1901-6.

35. Tellez-Rojo MM, Bellinger DC, Lamadrid-Figueroa H, Schaas-Arrieta L, Arroyo-Quiroz C, Mercado-Garcia A, Wright RO, Hernandez-Avila M, Hu H. Longitudinal associations between blood lead concentration <10 μg/dL and neurobehavioral development in environmentally-exposed children in Mexico City. Pediatrics 2006 Aug;118:e323-30. .

36. Hu H, Téllez-Rojo MM, Bellinger D, Smith D, Ettinger AS, Lamadrid-Figueroa H, Schwartz J, Schnaas L, Mercado-García A, Hernández-Avila M. Fetal lead exposure at each stage of pregnancy as a predictor of infant mental development. Environ Health Perspec 2006;114:1730-1735.

37. Ettinger AS, Hu H, Hernandez-Avila M. Dietary calcium supplementation to lower blood lead levels in pregnancy and lactation. J Nutr Biochem 2007;18:172-178. PMID: 17296490

38. Lamadrid-Figueroa H, Téllez-Rojo MM, Hernández-Ávila M, Solano-González M, Smith D, Hu H, Wright RO. Association between the plasma fraction of circulating lead and history of abortion in Mexican pregnant women Biomed Central Pregnancy and Childbirth 2007 Sep 27;7:22. PMID: 17900368

39. Surkan PJ, Schnaas L, Wright RJ, Tellez-Rojo MM, LaMadrid H, Hu H, Hernandez-Avila M, Bellinger DC, Schwartz J, Perroni E, Wright RO. Coopersmith self-esteem, lead and neurodevelopment. Neurotoxicology 2008;Mar;29(2):278-85. PMID: 18261800; PMCID: PMC2495770

40. Arora M, Ettinger AS, Peterson KE, Schwartz J, Hu H, Hernandez-Avila M, Wright RO. Maternal dietary intake of saturated and polyunsaturated fatty acids modifies the relationship between lead levels in bone and breast milk. J Nutrition 2008 Jan;138(1):73-9. PMID: 18156407; PMCID: PMC2628754.

41. Hopkins M, Ettinger AS, Hernandez-Avila M, Schwartz J, Tellez-Rojo MM, Bellinger D, Hu H, Wright RO. Variants in iron metabolism genes predict blood and bone lead levels among postpartum women and their children. *Environ Health Perspec 2008 Sep;116(9):1261-6.PMID: 18795173. PMCID: PMC2535632.

42. Ettinger AS, Lamadrid-Figueroa H, Téllez-Rojo MM, Mercado-García A, Peterson K, Schwartz J, Hu H, Hernández-Avila M. Effect of Calcium Supplementation on Blood Lead Levels in Pregnancy: A Randomized Control Trial. *Environ Health Perspec 2009 Jan;117(1):26-31. Epub 2008 Sep 2.PMID: 19165383; PMCID: PMC2627861.

43. Avendano-Badillo D, Hernandez-vaila M, Koplan K, Hernandez-Cadena L, Rueda-Hernandez G, Solano-Gonzalez M, Ibarra LG, Hu H, Tellez-Rojo MM. High dietary calcium intake decreases bone mobilization during pregnancy in human. Salud Publica 2009;51 Suppl 1:S100-7. PMID: 19287883; PMCID: pending.

44. Kordas K, Ettinger S, Lamadrid-Figueroa H, Tellez-RojoM, Hernandez-Avila M, Hu H, Wright RO. MTHFR C677T, A1298C, and G1793A genotypes, and the relationship between maternal folate intake, tibia lead and infant size at birth. Br J Nutr. 2009 Sep;102(6):907-14. Epub 2009 Apr 2.PMID: 19338708; PMCID: pending.

45. Pilsner JR, Hu H, Ettinger A, Sanchez BN, Wright RO, Cantonwine D, Lazarus A, Lamadrid-Figueroa H, Mercado-Garcia A, Tellez-Rojo MM, Hernandez-Avila M. Influence of Prenatal Lead Exposure on Genomic DNA Methylation of Umbilical Cord Blood. *Environ Health Perspec Environ Health Perspect. 2009 Sep;117(9):1466-71. Epub 2009 Mar 25.PMID: 19750115. PMCID: PMC2737027.

46. Meeker JD, Hu H, Cantonwine DE, Lamadrid-Figueroa H, Calafat AM, Ettinger AS, Hernandez-Avila M, Loch-Caruso R, Téllez-Rojo MM. Urinary phthalate metabolites in relation to preterm birth in Mexico city. Environ Health Perspect. 2009 Oct;117(10):1587-92. Epub 2009 Jun 16. PubMed PMID: 20019910; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2790514.


47. Leiba A, Hu H, Zheng A, Kales SN. A safe strategy to decrease fetal lead exposure in a woman with chronic intoxication. J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2010 Aug;23(8):932-4. PubMed PMID: 20459344.

48. Cantonwine D, Meeker JD, Hu H, Sanchez BN, Lamadrid-Figueroa H, Mercado-Garcia A, Fortenberry GZ, Calafat AM, Tellez-Rojo MM. Bisphenol A exposure in Mexico City and risk of prematurity: a pilot nested case control study. Environ Health. 2010 Oct 18;9(1):62. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 20955576.

49. Cantonwine D, Hu H, Téllez-Rojo MM, Sánchez BN, Lamadrid-Figueroa H, Ettinger AS, Mercado-García A, Hernández-Avila M, Wright RO. HFE gene variants modify the association between maternal lead burden and infant birthweight: a prospective birth cohort study in Mexico City, Mexico. Environ Health. 2010 Jul 26;9:43. PubMed PMID: 20659343; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2916893.

50. Pilsner JR, Hu H, Wright RO, Kordas K, Ettinger AS, Sánchez BN, Cantonwine D, Lazarus AL, Cantoral A, Schnaas L, Téllez-Rojo MM, Hernández-Avila M. Maternal MTHFR genotype and haplotype predict deficits in early cognitive development in a lead-exposed birth cohort in Mexico City. Am J Clin Nutr. 2010 Jul;92(1):226-34. Epub 2010 May 26. PubMed PMID: 20504979; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2884326.

51. Cantonwine D, Hu H, Sanchez BN, Lamadrid-Figueroa H, Smith D, Ettinger AS, Mercado-Garcia A, Hernandez-Avila M, Wright RO, Tellez-Rojo MM. Critical Windows of Fetal Lead Exposure: Adverse Impacts on Length of Gestation and Risk of Premature Delivery. J Occup Environ Med. 2010 Nov;52(11):1106-11. PubMed PMID: 21063188; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3003442.

52. Lamadrid-Figueroa H, Téllez-Rojo MM, Angeles G, Hernández-Ávila M, Hu H. Bias correction by use of errors-in-variables regression models in studies with K-X-ray fluorescence bone lead measurements. Environ Res. 2011 Jan;111(1):17-20. Epub 2010 Nov 18. PubMed PMID: 21092947; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3026095.

53. Sánchez BN, Hu H, Litman HJ, Téllez-Rojo MM. Statistical Methods to Study Timing of Vulnerability with Sparsely Sampled Data on Environmental Toxicants. *Environ Health Perspec Environ Health Perspect. 2011 Mar;119(3):409-15. PubMed PMID: 21362588.

54. Kordas K, Ettinger AS, Bellinger DC, Schnaas L, Téllez Rojo MM, Hernández-Avila M, Hu H, Wright RO. A Dopamine Receptor (DRD2) but Not Dopamine Transporter (DAT1) Gene Polymorphism is Associated with Neurocognitive Development of Mexican Preschool Children with Lead Exposure. J Pediatr. 2011 Oct;159(4):638-43. Epub 2011 May 17. PubMed PMID: 21592505; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3158955.

55. Afeiche M, Peterson KE, Sánchez BN, Cantonwine D, Lamadrid-Figueroa H, Schnaas L, Ettinger AS, Hernández-Avila M, Hu H, Téllez-Rojo MM. Prenatal lead exposure and weight of 0- to 5-year-old children in Mexico city. Environ Health Perspect. 2011 Oct;119(10):1436-41. Epub 2011 Jun 29. PubMed PMID: 21715242; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3230436.

56. Claus Henn B, Schnaas L, Ettinger AS, Schwartz J, Lamadrid-Figueroa H, Hernández-Avila M, Amarasiriwardena C, Hu H, Bellinger DC, Wright RO, Téllez-Rojo MM. Associations of Early Childhood Manganese and Lead Co-exposure with Neurodevelopment. Environ Health Perspect. 2011 Sep 1. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 21885384.

57. Zhang A, Hu H, Sánchez BN, Ettinger AS, Park SK, Cantonwine D, Schnaas L, Wright RO, Lamadrid-Figueroa H, Tellez-Rojo MM. Association between Prenatal Lead Exposure and Blood Pressure in Female Offspring. Environ Health Perspect. 2011 Sep 27. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 21947582.

58. Afeiche M, Peterson KE, Sánchez BN, Schnaas L, Cantonwine D, Ettinger AS, Solano-González M, Hernández-Avila M, Hu H, Téllez-Rojo MM. Windows of lead exposure sensitivity, attained height, and body mass index at 48 months. J Pediatr. 2012 Jun;160(6):1044-9. Epub 2012 Jan 28. PubMed PMID: 22284921; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3360798.

59. Braun JM, Hoffman E, Schwartz J, Sanchez B, Schnaas L, Mercado-Garcia A, Solano-Gonzalez M, Bellinger DC, Lanphear BP, Hu H, Tellez-Rojo MM, Wright RO, Hernandez-Avila M. Assessing windows of susceptibility to lead-induced cognitive deficits in Mexican children. Neurotoxicology. 2012 Oct;33(5):1040-7. doi: 10.1016/j.neuro.2012.04.022. Epub 2012 May 10. PubMed PMID: 22579785.

60. Téllez-Rojo MM, Cantoral A, Cantonwine DE, Schnaas L, Peterson K, Hu H, Meeker JD. Prenatal urinary phthalate metabolites levels and neurodevelopment in children at two and three years of age. Sci Total Environ. 2013 Sep 1;461-462:386-90. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2013.05.021. Epub 2013 Jun 5. PubMed PMID: 23747553; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3735862.

61. Fortenberry GZ, Meeker JD, Sánchez BN, Barr DB, Panuwet P, Bellinger D, Schnaas L, Solano-González M, Ettinger AS, Hernandez-Avila M, Hu H, Tellez-Rojo MM. Urinary 3,5,6-trichloro-2-pyridinol (TCPY) in pregnant women from Mexico City: distribution, temporal variability, and relationship with child attention and hyperactivity. Int J Hyg Environ Health. 2014 Mar;217(2-3):405-12. doi: 10.1016/j.ijheh.2013.07.018. Epub 2013 Aug 13. PubMed PMID: 24001412; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3946926.

62. Ettinger AS, Roy A, Amarasiriwardena CJ, Smith D, Lupoli N, Mercado Garcia A, Lamadrid-Figueroa H, Tellez-Rojo MM, Hu H, Hernandez-Avila M.  Maternal blood, plasma, and breast milk lead: Lactational transfer and contribution to infant exposure. Environ Health Perspec 2014 Jan;122(1):87-92. doi: 10.1289/ehp.1307187. Epub 2013 Oct 30. PubMed PMID: 24184948; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3888576.

63. Fortenberry GZ, Meeker JD, Sánchez BN, Bellinger D, Peterson K, Schnaas L, Solano-González M, Ettinger AS, Hernandez-Avila M, Hu H, Maria Tellez-Rojo M. Paraoxonase I polymorphisms and attention/hyperactivity in school-age children from Mexico City, Mexico. Environ Res. 2014 Jul;132:342-9. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2014.04.010. Epub 2014 May 14. PubMed PMID: 24834831.

64. Arora M, Austin C, Sarrafpour B, Hernández-Ávila M, Hu H, Wright RO, Tellez-Rojo MM. Determining prenatal, early childhood and cumulative long-term lead exposure using micro-spatial deciduous dentine levels. PLoS One. 2014 May 19;9(5):e97805. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0097805. eCollection 2014. PubMed PMID: 24841926; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4026445.

65. Braun JM, Wright RJ, Just AC, Power MC, Tamayo Y Ortiz M, Schnaas L, Hu H, Wright RO, Tellez-Rojo MM. Relationships between lead biomarkers and diurnal salivary cortisol indices in pregnant women from Mexico City: a cross-sectional study. Environ Health. 2014 Jun 10;13(1):50. doi: 10.1186/1476-069X-13-50. PubMed PMID: 24916609; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4068833.

66. Basu N, Tutino R, Zhang Z, Cantonwine DE, Goodrich JM, Somers EC, Rodriguez L, Schnaas L, Solano M, Mercado A, Peterson K, Sánchez BN, Hernández-Avila M, Hu H, Maria Téllez-Rojo M. Mercury levels in pregnant women, children, and seafood from Mexico City. Environ Res. 2014 Sep 25;135C:63-69. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2014.08.029. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25262076.

67. Karwowski MP, Just AC, Bellinger DC, Jim R, Hatley EL, Ettinger AS, Hu H, Wright RO. Maternal iron metabolism gene variants modify umbilical cord blood lead levels by gene-environment interaction: a birth cohort study. Environ Health. 2014 Oct 6;13:77. doi: 10.1186/1476-069X-13-77. PubMed PMID: 25287020.


68. Goodrich JM, Sánchez BN, Dolinoy DC, Zhang Z, Hernández-Ávila M, Hu H, Peterson KE, Téllez-Rojo MM. Quality control and statistical modeling for environmental epigenetics: A study on in utero lead exposure and DNA methylation at birth. Epigenetics. 2015 Jan 2;10(1):19-30. doi: 10.4161/15592294.2014.989077. Epub 2015 Jan 27. PubMed PMID: 25580720.

69. Ettinger AS, Lamadrid-Figueroa H, Mercado-Garcia A, Kordas K, Wood RJ, Peterson KE, Hu H, Hernandez-Avila M, Tellez-Rojo MM. Effect of Calcium Supplementation on Bone Resorption in Pregnancy and the Early Postpartum: A Randomized Controlled Trial in Mexican Women. Nutrition Journal Nutr J. 2014 Dec 16;13(1):116. doi: 10.1186/1475-2891-13-116. PubMed PMID: 25511814; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4289552.

70. Cantoral A, Tellez-Rojo MM, Ettinger AS, Hu H, Hernandez-Avila M, Peterson K. Early introduction and cumulative consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages during the pre-school period and risk of obesity at 8–14 years of age. Pediatr Obesity 2015 Apr 17. doi: 10.1111/ijpo.12023. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25891908.

71. Xu J, Hu H, Wright R, Sánchez BN, Schnaas L, Bellinger DC, Park SK, Martínez S, Hernández-Avila M, Téllez-Rojo MM, Wright RO. Prenatal Lead Exposure Modifies the Impact of Maternal Self-Esteem on Children's Inattention Behavior. J Pediatr. 2015 Aug;167(2):435-41. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2015.04.057. Epub 2015 Jun 3. PubMed PMID: 26047683.

72. Huang S, Hu H, Sánchez BN, Peterson KE, Ettinger AS, Lamadrid-Figueroa H, Schnaas L, Mercado-García A, Wright RO, Basu N, Cantonwine DE, Hernández-Avila M, Téllez-Rojo MM. Childhood Blood Lead Levels and Symptoms of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD): A Cross-Sectional Study of Mexican Children. Environ Health Perspect. 2016 Jun;124(6):868-74. doi: 10.1289/ehp.1510067. PubMed PMID: 26645203; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4892926.

73. Cantoral A, Téllez-Rojo MM, Levy TS, Hernández-Ávila M, Schnaas L, Hu H, Peterson KE, Ettinger AS. Differential association of lead on length by zinc status in two-year old Mexican children. Environ Health. 2015 Dec 30;14:95. doi: 10.1186/s12940-015-0086-8. PubMed PMID: 26715556; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4696318.

74. Watkins DJ, Fortenberry GZ, Sánchez BN, Barr DB, Panuwet P, Schnaas L, Osorio-Valencia E, Solano-González M, Ettinger AS, Hernández-Ávila M, Hu H, Téllez-Rojo MM, Meeker JD. Urinary 3-phenoxybenzoic acid (3-PBA) levels among pregnant women in Mexico City: Distribution and relationships with child neurodevelopment. Environ Res. 2016 May;147:307-13. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2016.02.025. PubMed PMID: 26922411; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4821665.

75. Tamayo Y Ortiz M, Téllez-Rojo MM, Hu H, Hernández-Ávila M, Wright R, Amarasiriwardena C, Lupoli N, Mercado-García A, Pantic I, Lamadrid-Figueroa H. Lead in candy consumed and blood lead levels of children living in Mexico City. Environ Res. 2016 May;147:497-502. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2016.03.007. Epub 2016 Mar 11. PubMed PMID: 26974363.

76. Thomas DB, Basu N, Martinez-Mier EA, Sánchez BN, Zhang Z, Liu Y, Parajuli RP, Peterson K, Mercado-Garcia A, Bashash M, Hernández-Avila M, Hu H, Téllez-Rojo MM. Urinary and plasma fluoride levels in pregnant women from Mexico City. Environ Res. 2016 Oct;150:489-95. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2016.06.046. PubMed PMID: 27423051.

77. Somers E, Monrad S, Warren J, Solano M, Schnaas L, Hernandez-Avila M, Tellez-Rojo MM, Hu H. Antinuclear antibody prevalence in a general pediatric cohort from Mexico City: discordance between by immunofluorescence and multiplex assays. Clin Epidemiol. 2016 Dec 20;9:1-8. doi: 10.2147/CLEP.S121632. eCollection 2017. PubMed PMID: 28053555; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5192054.

78. Bashash M, Thomas D, Hu H, Martinez-Mier EA, Sanchez BN, Basu N, Peterson KE, Ettinger AS, Wright R, Zhang Z, Liu Y, Schnaas L, Mercado-Garcia A, Téllez-Rojo MM, Hernández-Avila M. Prenatal Fluoride Exposure and Cognitive Outcomes in Children at 4 and 6-12 Years of Age in Mexico. Environ Health Perspec 2017 Sep 19;125(9):097017. doi: 10.1289/EHP655. PubMed PMID: 28937959.