Domínguez-Morueco N, Diamond ML, Sierra J, Schuhmacher M, Domingo JL, Nadal M. Application of the Multimedia Urban Model to estimate the emissions and environmental fate of PAHs in Tarragona County, Catalonia, Spain.Sci Total Environ. 2016 Sep 27. pii: S0048-9697(16)32093-9. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.09.163.
Bellés M, Heredia L, Serra N, Domingo JL, Linares V. Exposure to low doses of 137cesium and nicotine during postnatal development modifies anxiety levels, learning, and spatial memory performance in mice. Food Chem Toxicol. 2016 Aug 30. pii: S0278-6915(16)30306-4. doi: 10.1016/j.fct.2016.08.032.
Rovira J, Nadal M, Schuhmacher M, Domingo JL. Alternative Fuel Implementation in a Cement Plant: Human Health Risks and Economical Valuation. Arch Environ Contam Toxicol. 2016 Aug 24. [Epub ahead of print]
In August-September 2016, a number of TecnaTox delegations was taking part in different scientific conferences.
The first delegation was present at the 36th International Symposium on Halogenated Persistent Organic Pollutants (Dioxin 2016), which is held in Florence (Italy), between August 28 and September 2.
Title: Multi-component determination of atmospheric semi-volatile organic compounds in Tarragona County, Catalonia, Spain
Authors: N. Domínguez-Morueco, N. Ratola, S. Ramos, J. Sierra, M. Schumacher, J.L. Domingo, M. Nadal
Title: Temporal trends of organic substances in plasma and urine from workers of a hazardous waste incinerator in Catalonia, Spain
Authors: N. Domínguez-Morueco, M. Mari, M. Nadal, M. Schuhmacher, J.L. Domingo
In the meantime, another group of TecnATox members was attending the 5th International EcoSummit Congress, EcoSummit 2016 - Ecological Sustainability: Engineering Change, organized by Elsevier and taking place at Montpellier (France) from August 29 to September 1.
Title: Modelling the environmental dynamics of PAHs in Tarragona County, Spain
Authors: N. Domínguez-Morueco, M.L. Diamond, J. Sierra, M. Schuhmacher, J.L. Domingo, M.Nadal
In September 4-7, the 52nd Congress of the European Societies of Toxicology (EUROTOX) took place in Seville (Spain). Some TecnATox members also attended this conference, which is one of the most important in the area of toxicology.
Title: Application of a PBPK/PD model to understand the neurotoxiciy pathway of PFOS via microRNA
Authors: R.P. Sharma, V. Kumar, M. Nadal, J.L. Domingo, M. Schuhmacher
Title: Improving the understanding of Neurotoxicity Mechanism of metal mixture: Cytotoxicity study of metals (Pb, Cd, MeHg and As) exposure on Hippocampal HT22 Cell Line
Authors:V. Karri, D. Ramos, E. De Oliveira Cacheado, M. Schuhmacher, V. Kumar
In September 14-16, the 8th International Conferenceon Children’s Health and Environment was held in Barcelona (Spain), and some TecnATox members were also there to present new data.
Title: Prenatal Early Exposure to the Environmental Endocrine Disruptors
Authors: M.A. Martínez, J. Rovira, R. Prasad Sharma, V. Kumar, M. Nadal, J.L. Domingo, M. Schuhmacher
Title: Particulate Matter Characterisation in the Schools Located Around Petrochemical Industrial Complex: Infiltration of Particle From Outdoor to Indoor Air
Authors: F. Sanchez-Soberón, E. Badowska, J. Rovira, M. Mari, J. Sierra, V. Kumar, J.L. Domingo, M. Schuhmacher
Title: School Children Exposure to Particulate Matter (Coarse, Fine, and Quasi-Ultrafine) Around Petrochemical Complex: Respiratory Tract Dosimetry
Authors: F. Sanchez-Soberón, M. Mari, V. Kumar, J.L. Domingo, J. Rovira, M. Schuhmacher
Domingo JL, Gómez M. Vanadium compounds for the treatment of human diabetes mellitus: A scientific curiosity? A review of thirty years of research. Food Chem Toxicol. 2016 Jul 11. pii: S0278-6915(16)30225-3. Link
TecnATox members took part in the SETAC Europe 26th Annual Meeting, which took place from 22-26 May 2016 in Nantes. Link
Session: Exploring links between the biodegradation of chemical contaminants, the metabolic capability of microbial communities and environmental variables (P)
Presentation Title: The role of solar radiation on the photodegradation of PAHs in soils
Authors: Montse Marquès, Noelia Domínguez-Morueco, Montse Mari, Jordi Sierra, Marta Schuhmacher, Martí Nadal, J.L DomingoPresentation Type:
Room: Exhibition Hall
Session: Contaminants of Emerging Concern in the Environment and their Management (P)
Presentation title: Application of Multimedia Urban Model to estimate the environmental fate of PAHs in Tarragona County, Spain.
Authors: Noelia Domínguez-Morueco, Montse Marquès, Jordi Sierra, Miriam L. Diamond, Marta Schuhmacher, J.L Domingo, Martí Nadal.
Room: Exhibition Hall
Fran Sánchez and Montse Marquès, tecnATox members, won the first and third awards, respectively, of the 3rd year PhD students, in the Poster Session, that took place on May 4, within the 13th Doctoral day of the programme in Nanosciences, materials and chemicla engineering.
Dr. Alexey Kolodkin and Dr. Andrew Ignatenko, from Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine, University of Luxembourg, gave a group seminar on biological system dynamic model with example of personalised therapy of Parkinson's disease.
Venue: 22th of June 2016, 9.30h. (Classroom 115, ETSEQ).
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Dr. Fàbrega will receive the Extraordinary Doctoral Award corresponding to the academic course 2014-2015 (DP in Chemical, Environmental and Process Engineering). His thesis was entitled Physiologically-based pharmacokinetic (PPBK) modeling of PCDD/Fs and PFASs in humans, and it was supervised by Dr. Schuhmacher.
Domingo JL (2016) Safety assessment of GM plants: An updated review of the scientific literature. Food Chem Toxicol. 2016 Jun 15. pii: S0278-6915(16)30193-4. doi: 10.1016/j.fct.2016.06.013. [Epub ahead of print] Review. PMID: 27317828. Link
Karapiperis C, Kempf SJ, Quintens R, Azimzadeh O, Vidal VL, Pazzaglia S, Bazyka D, Mastroberardino PG, Scouras ZG, Tapio S, Benotmane MA, Ouzounis CA (2016) Brain Radiation Information Data Exchange (BRIDE): integration of experimental data from low-dose ionising radiation research for pathway discovery. BMC Bioinformatics. 2016 May 11;17(1):212. doi: 10.1186/s12859-016-1068-8. Link
Arianna Casciati, Katalin Dobos, Francesca Antonelli, Anett Benedek, Stefan J. Kempf, Montserrat Bellés, Andrea Balogh, Mirella Tanori, Luis Heredia ,Michael J. Atkinson, Christine von Toerne, Omid Azimzadeh, Anna Saran,Geza Sáfrány, Mohammed A. Benotmane, M. Victoria Linares-Vidal, Soile Tapio, Katalin Lumniczky, Simonetta Pazzaglia (2016). Age-related effects of X-ray irradiation on mouse hippocampus. Oncotarge (in press). Link
Peris-Sampedro F, Reverte I, Basaure P, Cabré M, Domingo JL, Colomina MT (2016) Apolipoprotein E (APOE) genotype and the pesticide chlorpyrifos modulate attention, motivation and impulsivity in female mice in the 5-choice serial reaction time task..Food Chem Toxicol. 2016 Apr 19. pii: S0278-6915(16)30079-5. doi: 10.1016/j.fct.2016.03.029. [Epub ahead of print]. Link