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Field and Laboratory Studies of the Effects of Polychlorinated Biphenyls and Other Persistent Organic Pollutants on Thyroid Function During Avian Development
Grant Number R827400
RFA: Endocrine Disruptors (1999)


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Abstract (3)
Book Chapter (3)
Dissertation/Thesis (3)
Journal Article (5)
Presentation (16)
Proceedings (9)
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Abstract Baumgartner JE, McNabb FMA, Camacho IA, Nagarkatti M. Dioxin-induced alteration of thyroid hormone metabolism in mice. Virginia Journal of Science 2000;51:82.
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Abstract McCleary RJR, McNabb FMA. Assay development for measuring pollutant effects on T4 excretion in birds. American Zoologist 1999;39:123A.
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Abstract McCleary RJR, McNabb FMA, Grasman KA. Effects of pollutant chemicals on thyroid hormone excretion in birds. Virginia Journal of Science 2000;51:78.
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Book Chapter McNabb FM, McCleary RJ, Fowler LA, Parsons CM, Grasman KA, Fox GA, Goos HJ, Rastogi RK, Vaudry H, Pierantoni R, Goos HJ, Rastogi RK, Vaudry H, Pierantoni R. Thyroid function in polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB)-exposed avian ambryos and chicks. Monduzzi Editore, Bologna, Italy. 2001;275-280
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Book Chapter McNabb FM, Dawson A, Chaturvedi CM. Maternal thyroid hormones in avian eggs: Potential for pollutant disruption of thyroid hormone deposition and effects on embryonic development. Narosa Publishing House, New Delhi, India. 2002;15:219-230
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Book Chapter Mcnabb FMA, McCleary RJR, Fowler LA, Parsons CM, Grasman KA, Fox GA, Goos H, Rastogi R, Vaudry H, Pierantoni R. Thyroid function in PCB-exposed avian embryos and chicks. In: Goos HJTh, Rastogi RK, Vaudry H, Pierantoni R, eds. Perspectives in Comparative Endocrinology: Unity and Diversity. Monduzzi Editore, Napoli, Italy. 2001:127-139
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Dissertation/Thesis Fowler LA. PCB effects on brain Type II 5'-deiodinase activity in developing birds. M.S. Thesis. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA, 2001.
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Dissertation/Thesis Maher RD. Polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) inhibition of maternal thyroid hormone deposition into oocytes and inhibition of thyroid hormone transport from yolk to embryo. M.S. Thesis. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA, 2003.
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Dissertation/Thesis McCleary RJR. Uridine diphosphate glucuronosyltransferase (UDP-GT) ontogeny and PCB effects in galliform birds. M.S. Thesis. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA, 2001.
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Journal Article Catena ML, Porter TE, McNabb FM, Ottinger AA. Cloning of a partial cDNA for Japanese quail thyroid-stimulating hormone beta and effects of methimazole on the thyroid and reproductive axes. Poultry Science 2003;82(3):381-387
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Journal Article McNabb FM. Biomarkers for the assessment of avian thyroid disruption by chemical contaminants. Avian and Poultry Biology Reviews 2005;16(1):3-10
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Journal Article McNabb FMA, Fox GA. Avian thyroid development in chemically contaminated environments: is there evidence of alterations in thyroid function and development? Evolution & Development 2003;5(1):76-82.
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Journal Article Quinn MJ, French JB, McNabb FMA, Ottinger MA. The effects of polychlorinated biphenyls (Aroclor 1242) on thyroxine, estradiol, molt, and plumage characteristics in the American kestrel (Falco sparverius). Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 2002;21(7):1417-1422.
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Journal Article Scanes CG, McNabb FM. Avian models for research in toxicology and endocrine disruption. Avian and Poultry Biology Reviews 2003;14(1):21-52
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Presentation Baumgartner JE, McNabb FMA, Camacho IA, Nagarkatti M. Dioxin-induced alteration of thyroid hormone metabolism in mice. Presented at the Virginia Academy of Science Conference, Richmond, VA, May 2000.
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Presentation Maher RD, Grasman KA, Fox GA, McNabb FMA. Polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) inhibition of thyroid hormone transport in plasma and deposition into oocytes. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society of Integration and Comparative Biology, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 2003.
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Presentation Maher RD, Grasman KA, Fox GA, McNabb FMA. The effects of polychlorinated biphenyls on free thyroxine (FT4) concentrations in Herring Gull plasma. Presented at the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Meeting, 2002.
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Presentation McCleary RJR, McNabb FMA, Grasman KA. Effects of pollutant chemicals on thyroid hormone excretion in birds. Presented at the Virginia Academic Science Meeting, May 2000.
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Presentation McCleary RJR, McFarland EC, Grasman KA, McNabb FMA. Ontogeny of UDP-GT activity in Japanese quail and effects of PCB 126 on UDP-GT activity in chicken embryos. To be presented at the Social Integrative and Comparative Biology Meeting, January 2001.
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Presentation McCleary RJR, McNabb FMA. Assay development for measuring pollutant effects on T4 excretion in birds. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society of Integrative and Comparative Biology Meeting, Atlanta, GA, January 4-8, 2000.
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Presentation McCleary RJR, McFarland EC, Grasman KA, McNabb FMA. Hepatic UDP-GT activity in developing quail and PCB 126-dosed chickens. Presented at the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Meeting, 2001.
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Presentation McCleary RJR, McNabb FMA, Grasman KA. UDP-glucuronosyltransferase (UDP-GT) activity in PCB-treated chicken embryos. Presented at the Gordon Research Conference on Endocrine Disruptors, Plymouth State College, Plymouth, NH, June 18-23, 2000.
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Presentation McFarland EC, McNabb FMA. Development of liver biotransformation enzymes that metabolize thyroxine in Japanese quail. Presented at the Minority Academic Opportunities Program, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA, 2000.
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Presentation McNabb FMA, McCleary RJR, Fowler LA, Grasman KA. Thyroid function during development in chicken embryos exposed to PCB 126. To be presented at the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC) Meeting, November 2000.
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Presentation McNabb FMA, Fowler LA, Parsons CM, Grasman KA, Fox GA. Thyroid function in herring gulls from PCB-contaminated Great Lakes sites. To be presented at the Social Integrative and Comparative Biology Meeting, January 2001.
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Presentation McNabb FMA, Fox GA, Grasman KA. Comparison of variables for evaluating pollutant effects on thyroid function in birds. Presented at the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Meeting, 2003.
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Presentation McNabb FMA. Evaluating pollutant effects on thyroid function: comparing variables across species. To be presented at the 2004 Society of Integration and Comparative Biology Meeting, New Orleans, LA, January 5-9, 2004.
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Presentation McNabb FMA, Fowler LA, Parsons CM, Grasman KA, Fox GA. Herring Gulls from PCB-contaminated Great Lakes sites have altered thyroid function. Presented at the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Meeting, 2001.
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Presentation McNabb FMA. PCB effects on thyroid hormone dynamics during development in birds. Presented at the Gordon Research Conference on Endocrine Disruptors, Plymouth State College, Plymouth, NH, June 18-23, 2000.
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Presentation Quinn MJ, French JB, McNabb FMA, Ottinger MA. Effects of dietary exposure to Aroclor 1242 on plumage characteristics and thyroxine in the American Kestrel. Presented at the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Meeting, 2001.
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Proceedings Maher RD, Grasman KA, Fox GA, McNabb FMA. Polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) inhibition of thyroid hormone transport in plasma and deposition into oocytes. In: Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Society of Integration and Comparative Biology, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 2003, p. 237.
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Proceedings Maher RD, Grasman KA, Fox GA, McNabb FMA. The effects of polychlorinated biphenyls on free thyroxine (FT4) concentrations in Herring Gull plasma. In: Proceedings of the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Meeting, 2002, p. 110.
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Proceedings McCleary RJR, McFarland EC, Grasman KA, McNabb FMA. Hepatic UDP-GT activity in developing quail and PCB 126-dosed chickens. In: Proceedings of the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Meeting, 2001, p. 165.
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Proceedings McCleary RJR, McFarland EC, Grasman KA, McNabb FMA. Ontogeny of UDP-GT activity in Japanese quail and effects of PCB 126 on UDP-GT activity in chicken embryos. In: Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Society of Integrative and Comparative Biology, Chicago, IL, January 3-7, 2001, p. 293.
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Proceedings McNabb FMA, Fox GA, Grasman KA. Comparison of variables for evaluating pollutant effects on thyroid function in birds. In: Proceedings of the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Meeting, 2003, p. 128.
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Proceedings McNabb FMA, Fowler LA, Parsons CM, Grasman KA, Fox GA. Herring Gulls from PCB-contaminated Great Lakes sites have altered thyroid function. In: Proceedings of the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Meeting, 2001, p. 164.
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Proceedings McNabb FMA, McCleary RJR, Fowler LA, Grasman KA. Thyroid function during development in chicken embryos exposed to PCB 126. In: Proceedings of the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 2000, p. 65.
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Proceedings McNabb FMA, Fowler LA, Parsons CM, Grasman KA, Fox GA. Thyroid function in Herring Gulls from PCB-contaminated Great Lakes sites. In: Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Society of Integration and Comparative Biology, Chicago, IL, January 3-7, 2001, p. 296.
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Proceedings Quinn MJ, French JB, McNabb FMA, Ottinger MA. Effects of dietary exposure to Aroclor 1242 on plumage characteristics and thyroxine in the American Kestrel. In: Proceedings of the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Meeting, 2001, p. 142.
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