Neural Tube Defects References:
Rull RP, Ritz B, Shaw GM. Validation of self-reported proximity to agricultural crops in a case-control study of neural tube defects. J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol. 2005.
Shaw GM, Carmichael SL, Yang W, Schaffer DM. Periconceptional dietary intake of myo-inositol and neural tube defects in offspring. Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol. 2005;73(3):184-187.
Anderson JL, Waller DK, Canfield MA, Shaw GM, Watkins ML, Werler, MM. Maternal obesity, gestational diabetes, and central nervous system birth defects. Epidemiology. 2005;16(1):87-92.
Yang J, Carmichael SL, Kaidarova Z, Shaw GM. Risks of selected congenital malformations among offspring of mixed race-ethnicity. Birth Defects Res Part A Clin Mol Teratol. 2004;70(10):820-824.
Finnell RH, Shaw GM, Lammer EJ et al. Gene-nutrient interactions: importance of folates and retinoids during early embryogenesis. Toxicol Appl Pharmacol. 2004;198(2):75-85.
Carmichael SL, Shaw GM, Kaidarova Z. Congenital malformations in offspring of Hispanic and African-American women in California, 1989-1997. Birth Defects Res Part A Clin Mol Teratol. 2004;70(6):382-388.
Shaw GM, Carmichael SL, Yang W et al. Periconceptional dietary intake of choline and betaine and neural tube defects in offspring. Am J Epidemiol. 2004;160(2):102-109.
Volcik KA, Shaw GM , Zhu H, Lammer EJ, Laurent C , Finnell RH. Associations between polymorphisms within the thymidylate synthase gene and spina bifida Birth Defects Res Part A Clin Mol Teratol 2003; 67(11):924-928.
Carmichael SL, Shaw GM , Schaffer DM, Laurent C , Selvin S. Dieting behaviors and risk of neural tube defects. Am J Epidemiol 2003; 158(12):1127-1131.
Shaw GM , Quach T, Nelson V , Carmichael SL , Schaffer DM, Selvin S et al. Neural tube defects associated with maternal periconceptional dietary intake of simple sugars and glycemic index. Am J Clin Nutr 2003; 78(5):972-978.
Shaw GM , Zhu H, Lammer EJ, Yang W , Finnell RH. Genetic variation of infant reduced folate carrier (A80G) and risk of orofacial and conotruncal heart defects. Am J Epidemiol 2003; 158(8):747-752.
Volcik KA, Shaw GM, Lammer EJ, Zhu H, Finnell RH. Evaluation of infant methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase genotype, maternal vitamin use, and risk of high versus low level spina bifida defects. Birth Defects Research Part A: Clinical & Molecular Teratology 2003; 67(3):154-157.
Watkins ML, Carmichael SL. Pregnancy: (d) Maternal diet, vitamins and neural tube defects. In: Caballero B TLFPe, editor. Encyclopedia of Food Sciences and Nutrition. London: Academic Press, 2003: 4737-4745.
Carmichael SL , Shaw GM, Neri E, Schaffer DM, Selvin S. Social networks and risk of neural tube defects.European Journal of Epidemiology 2003; 18(2):129-133.
Zhu H, Wicker NJ, Shaw GM, Lammer EJ, Hendricks K, Suarez L et al. Homocysteine remethylation enzyme polymorphisms and increased risks for neural tube defects. Molecular Genetics & Metabolism 2003; 78(3):216-221.
Zhu H, Junker WM, Finnell RH, Brown S, Shaw GM, Lammer EJ et al. Lack of association between ZIC2 and ZIC3 genes and the risk of neural tube defects (NTDs) in hispanic populations.American Journal of Medical Genetics 2003; 116A(4):414-415.
Shaw GM , Nelson V, Iovannisci DM, Finnell RH, Lammer EJ. Maternal occupational chemical exposures and biotransformation genotypes as risk factors for selected congenital anomalies. American Journal of Epidemiology 2003; 157(6):475-484.
Shaw GM , Ranatunga D, Quach T, Neri E, Correa A, Neutra RR. Trihalomethane exposures from municipal water supplies and selected congenital malformations. Epidemiology 2003; 14(2):191-199.
Carmichael SL , Shaw GM, Selvin S, Schaffer DM. Diet quality and risk of neural tube defects.Medical Hypotheses 2003; 60(3):351-355.
Shaw GM , Nelson V, Olshan AF. Paternal occupational group and risk of offspring with neural tube defects.Paediatric & Perinatal Epidemiology 2002; 16(4):328-333.
Shaw GM , Nelson V, Carmichael SL, Lammer EJ, Finnell RH, Rosenquist TH. Maternal periconceptional vitamins: interactions with selected factors and congenital anomalies?Epidemiology 2002; 13(6):625-630.
Finnell RH, Shaw GM, Lammer EJ, Volcik KA. Does prenatal screening for 5,10-methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) mutations in high-risk neural tube defect pregnancies make sense? Genetic Testing 2002; 6(1):47-52.
Shaw GM, Todoroff K, Carmichael SL, Schaffer DM, Selvin S. Lowered weight gain during pregnancy and risk of neural tube defects among offspring. International Journal of Epidemiology 2001; 30(1):60-65
Croen LA, Todoroff K, Shaw GM. Maternal exposure to nitrate from drinking water and diet and risk for neural tube defects. American Journal of Epidemiology 2001; 153(4):325-331
Shaw GM, Selvin S, Carmichael SL, Schaffer DM, Nelson V, Neri E. Assessing combined chemical exposures as risk factors for neural tube defects. Reproductive Toxicology 2001; 15(6):631-635
Shaw GM, Barber R, Todoroff K, Lammer EJ, Finnell RH. Microsatellites proximal to leptin and leptin receptor as risk factors for spina bifida. Teratology 2000; 61:231-235
Carmichael SL, Shaw GM. Maternal life event stress and congenital anomalies. Epidemiology 2000; 11:30-35
Todoroff K, Shaw GM. Prior spontaneous abortion, prior elective termination, interpregnancy interval and risk of neural tube defect-affected pregnancies. American Journal of Epidemiology 2000; 151(5):505-511
Shaw GM, Todoroff K, Finnell RH, Lammer EJ. Spina bifida phenotypes in infants or fetuses of obese mothers. Teratology 2000 May; 61(5):376-381
Finnell RH, Gelineau-van Waes J, Bennett GD, Barber RC, Wlodarczyk B, Shaw GM, Lammer EJ, Piedrahita JA, Eberwine JH. Genetic basis of susceptibility to environmentally induced neural tube defects. Annals of New York Academy of Science 2000; 919:261-277
Velie EM, Block G, Shaw GM, Samuels SJ, Schaffer DM, Kulldorft M. Periconceptional maternal supplemental and dietary zinc intake and the occurrence of neural tube defects in California. American Journal of Epidemiology 1999; 150(6):605-616
Shaw GM, Nelson V, Todoroff K, Wasserman CR, Neutra RR. Maternal periconceptional use of electric bed-heating devices and risk for neural tube defects and orofacial clefts. Teratology 1999; 60:124-129
Shaw GM, Velie EM, Katz EA, Morland KB, Schaffer DM, Nelson V. Maternal occupational and hobby chemical exposures as risk factors for neural tube defects. Epidemiology 1999; 10:124-129
Trembath D, Sherbondy AL, Vandyke DC, Shaw GM, Todoroff K, Lammer EJ, Finnell RH, Marker S, Lerner G, Murray JC. Analysis of select folate pathway genes, PAX3, and human T in a midwestern neural tube defect population. Teratology 1999; 59:331-341
Barber RC, Lammer EJ, Shaw GM, Greer KA, Finnell RH. The role of folate transport and metabolism in neural tube defect risk. Molecular Genetics and Metabolism 1999; 66:1-9
Shaw GM, Todoroff K, Schaffer DM, Selvin S. Periconceptional nutrient intake and risk for neural tube defect-affected pregnancies. Epidemiology 1999; 10:711-716
Finnell RH, Greer LA, Barber RA, Piedrahita JA, Shaw GM, Lammer EJ. Neural tube and craniofacial defects with special emphasis on folate pathway genes. Critical Reviews in Oral Biology and Medicine 1998; 9:38-53
Barber RC, Shaw GM, Lammer EJ, Greer KA, Lacey SW, Wasserman CR, Finnell RH. Lack of association between mutations in the folate receptora gene and spina bifida. American Journal of Genetics 1998; 76:310-317
Shaw GM, Rozen R, Finnell RH, Wasserman CR, Lammer EJ. Maternal vitamin use, genetic variation of infant methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase, and risk for spina bifida. American Journal of Epidemiology 1998; 148(1):30-37
Kallen B, Robert E, Harris JA. Associated malformations in infants and fetuses with upper and lower neural tube defects. Teratology 1998; 57(2):56-63
Shaw GM, Velie E, Schaffer D. Is dietary intake of methionine associated with a reduction in risk for neural tube defect-affected pregnancies? Teratology 1997; 56:295-299
Shaw GM, Velie EM, Wasserman CR. Risk for neural tube defect-affected pregnancies among women of Mexican descent and white women in California. American Journal of Public Health 1997; 87(9):1467-1471
Shaw GM, Todoroff K, Lammer EJ. NTD phenotypes in infants and fetuses whose mothers used multivitamins containing folic acid in early pregnancy compared to those who did not. American Journal of Medical Genetics 1997; 70:330-331
Cragen JD, Roberts HE, Edmonds LD, Khoury MJ, Kirby RS, Shaw GM, Velie EM, et al. Surveillance for anencephaly and spina bifida and the impact of prenatal diagnosisUnited States, 1985-1994. Teratology 1997; 56(1/2):37-49
Velie EM, Shaw GM. The impact of prenatal diagnosis and elective termination of prevalence and risk estimates of neural tube defects in California, 1989-1991. American Journal of Epidemiology 1996; 144(5):473-479
Khoury MJ, Shaw GM, Moore CA, Lammer EJ, Mulinare J. Does periconceptional multivitamin use reduce the risk of neural tube defects associated with other defects? American Journal of Medical Genetics 1996; 61:30-36
Robert E, Francannet C, Shaw GM. Neural tube defects and maternal weight reduction in early pregnancy. Reproductive Toxicology 1995 Jan-Feb; 9(1):57-59
Harris JA, Shaw GM. Neural tube defectsWhy are rates high among populations of Mexican descent? Environmental Health Perspectives 1995; 103(Suppl 6):163-164
Cragan JD, Roberts HE, Edmonds LD, Khoury JK, Kirby RS, Shaw GM, Velie EM, et. al. Surveillance for anencephaly and spina bifida and the impact of prenatal diagnosisUnited States, 1985-1994. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report 1995; 44(SS-4):1-13
Shaw GM, Lammer EJ, Velie EM. Ovulation induction by clomiphene and neural tube defects (letter). Reproductive Toxicology 1995; 9(4):399-400
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