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Graham C, Chooniedass R, Stefura WP, Becker AB, Sears MR, Turvey SE, et al. In vivo immune signatures of healthy human pregnancy: Inherently inflammatory or anti-inflammatory?. PLoS ONE 2017
Bridgman SL, Azad MB. Field CJ, Haqq AM, Becker AB, Mandhane PJ, et al. Fecal Short-Chain Fatty Acid Variations by Breastfeeding Status in Infants at 4 Months: Differences in Relative versus Absolute Concentrations. Front. Nutr. 2017
Stearns JC, Zulyniak MA, de Souza RJ, Campbell NC, Fontes M, Shaikh M, et al. Ethnic and diet-related differences in the healthy infant microbiome. Genome Medicine 2017.
Tran MM, Lefebvre DL, Dai D, Dharma C, Subbarao P, Lou W, et al. Timing of food introduction and development of food sensitization in a prospective birthcohort. Pediatr Allergy Immunol 2017.
Tun HM, Konya T, Takaro TK, Brook JR, Chari R, Field CJ et al. Exposure to household furry pets influences the gut microbiota of infants at 3–4 months following various birth scenarios. Microbiome 2017.
Stiemsma LT, Turvey SE. Asthma and the microbiome: defining the critical window in early life. Allergy Asthma Clin Immunol 2017.
Azad MB, Vehling L, Lu Z, Dai D, Subbarao P, Becker AB, et al. Breastfeeding, maternal asthma and wheezing in the first year of life: a longitudinal birth cohort study. Eur Respir 2017.
de Souza R, Zulyniak M, Desai D, Shaikh M, Campbell N, Lefebvre D, et al. Harmonization of Food-Frequency Questionnaires and Dietary Pattern Analysis in 4 Ethnically Diverse Birth Cohorts. J Nutr 2016.
Stiemsma L, Arrieta MC, Dimitriu P, Cheng J, Thorson L, Lefebvre D, et al. Shifts in Lachnospira and Clostridium sp. In the 3-month stool microbiome are associated with preschool-age asthma. Clin Sci 2016.
Bridgman SL, Konya T, Azad MB, Guttman DS, Sears MR, Becker AB, et al. High fecal IgA is associated with reduced Clostridium difficile colonization in infants. Microbes Infect 2016;18:543-9.
Pakpour S, Scott JA, Turvey SE, Brook JR, Takaro TK, Sears MR, et al. Presence of Archaea in the indoor environment and their relationship with housing characteristics. Microb Ecol 2016 72:305-12.
Bolduc FV, Lau A, Rosenfelt CS, Langer S, Wang N, Smithson L, et al. Cognitive enhancement in infants associated with maternal fruit intake during pregnancy: results from a birth cohort study with validation in an animal model. EBioMedicine 2016;8:331-40.
Azad MB, Sharma AK, de Souza R, Dolinsky VW, Becker AB, Mandhane PJ, et al. Association Between Artificially Sweetened Beverage Consumption During Pregnancy and Infant Body Mass Index. JAMA Pediatrics 2016;170:662-70.
Bridgman SL, Konya T, Azad MB, Sears MR, Becker AB, Turvey SE, et al. Infant gut immunity: a preliminary study of IgA associations with brreastfeeding. J Developmental Origins Health and Disease 2016;7:68-72.
Kozyrskyj AL Can we predict future allergies from our infant gut microbiota? Expert Rev Respir Med 2015;9:667-670.
Kozyrskyj AL, Kalu R, Koleva PT, Bridgman SL. Fetal programming of overweight through the microbiome: boys are disproportionately affected. J DOHaD 2016;7:25-34.
Arrieta M-C, Stiemsma LT, Dimitriu PA, Thorson L, Russell S, Yurist-Doutsch S, et al. Early infancy microbial and metabolic alterations impact risk of childhood asthma. Science Translational Medicine 2015;7:307 307ra152.
Azad MB, Konya T, Persaud RR, Guttman DS, Chari RS, Field CJ, et al. Impact of maternal intrapartum antibiotics, method of birth and breastfeeding on gut microbiota during the first year of life: a prospective cohort study. BJOG 2016;123:983-93.
Subbarao P, Lu Z, Kowalik K, Brown M, Balkovec S, Gustafsson P, et al. Changes in multiple breath washout measures after raised volume rapid thoracoabdominal compression maneuvers in infants. Pediatr Pulmonol 2015 Epub Sept 18.
Subbarao P, Anand SS, Becker AB, Befus AD, Brauer M, Brook JR, et al. The Canadian Healthy Infant Longitudinal Development (CHILD) Study: examining developmental origins of allergy and asthma. Thorax 2015:70:998-1000.
Azad MB, Konya T, Guttman DS, Field CJ, Sears MR, HayGlass KT, et al. Infant gut microbiota and food sensitization: associations in the first year of life. Clin Exp Allergy 2015;45:632-43.
Takaro TK, Scott JA, Allen RW, Anand SS, Becker AB, Befus AD, et al. The Canadian Healthy Infant Longitudinal Development (CHILD) birth cohort study: assessment of environmental exposures. J Exposure Science Environ Epidemiol 2015;25:580-592.
Sbihi H, Allen RW, Becker A, Brook JR, Mandhane P, Scott JA, et al. Perinatal exposure to traffic-related air pollution and atopy at 1 year of age in a multi-centre Canadian birth cohort study. Environ Health Perspect 2015;123:902-8.
Moraes TJ, Lefebvre DL, Chooniedass R, Becker AB, Brook JR, Denburg J, et al. The Canadian Healthy Infant Longitudinal Development Birth Cohort Study: Biological Samples and Biobanking. Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol. 2015;29:84-92.
Persaud RP, Azad MB, Chari RS, Sears MR, Becker AB, Kozyrskyj AL et al. Perinatal antibiotic exposure of neonates in Canada and associated risk factors: a population-based cross sectional study. J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 2015;28:1190-95.
Caulfield T, Burningham S, Joly Y, Master Z, Shabani M, Borry P, et al. A review of the key issues associated with the commercialization of biobanks. J Law Biosciences 2014; 94-110. Doi. 10.1093/jlb/1st004.
Konya T, Koster B, Maughan H, Escobar M, Azad MB, Guttman DS, et al. Associations between bacterial communities of house dust and infant gut. Environ Res 2014; 131: 25-30.
Maghera A, Kahlke P, Lau A, Zeng Y, Hoskins C, Corbett T, et al. You are how you recruit: a cohort and randomized controlled trial of recruitment strategies. BMC Med Res Methodol 2014;14:111.
Sbihi H, Brook JR, Allen RW, Curran JH, Dell S, Mandhane P, et al. A new exposure metric for traffic-related air pollution? An analysis of determinants of hopanes in settled indoor house dust. Environ Health 2013; 12:48.
Azad MB, Konya T, Maughan H, Guttman DS, Field CJ, Chari RS, et al. Gut microbiota of healthy Canadian infants: profiles by mode of delivery and infant diet at 4 months. Can Med Assn J 2013; 185:385-94.
Azad MB, Becker AB, Guttman DS, Sears MR, Scott JA, Kozyrskyj AL. Gut microbiota diversity and atopic disease: does breastfeeding play a role? J Allergy Clin Immunol 2013; 131: 247-8.
Lum S, Stocks J, Stanojevic S, Wade A, Robinson P, Gustafsson P, et al. Age and height dependence of lung clearance index and functional residual capacity. Eur Respir J 2013; 41: 1371-7.
Azad MB, Konya T, Maughan H, Guttman DS, Field CJ, Chari RS, et al. Infant gut microbiota and the hygiene hypothesis of allergic disease: impact of household pets and siblings on microbiota composition and diversity. Allergy Asthma Clin Immunol 2013; 9: 15.
Master Z, Ries NM, Caulfield T. Balancing efficiency and the protection of research participants: Canadian allergy/asthma researchers’ perspectives on the ethics review of multi-site health research. J Clinic Res Bioeth 2011; 2: 5.
Arrandale VH, Brauer M, Brook JR, Brunekreef B, Gold DR, London SJ, et al. Exposure assessment in cohort studies of childhood asthma. Environ Health Perspect. 2011; 119: 591-7.
Ries NM, LeGrandeur J, Caulfield T. Handling ethical, legal and social issues in birth cohort studies involving genetic research: responses from studies in six countries. BMC Medical Ethics 2010; 11: 4.
Subbarao P, Mandhane PJ, Sears MR. Asthma: epidemiology, etiology and risk factors. CMAJ 2009; 181: E181-190.
Subbarao P, Becker A, Brook JR, Daley D, Mandhane PJ, Miller GE, et al. Epidemiology of asthma: risk factors for development. Expert Review Clin Immunol 2009; 5: 77-95.
Koleva PT, Kim J-S, Scott JA, Kozyrskyj AL. Microbial programming of health and disease starts during fetal life. Birth Defects Research (Part C) 2015;105:265-277.