SciELO - Scientific Electronic Library Online

SciELO - Scientific Electronic Library Online

Article References

VARGAS, Mario H; CAMPOS-BEDOLLA, Patricia  and  SEGURA, Patricia. Asociación inversa entre asma y defectos del tubo neural: estudio ecológico binacional. Salud pública Méx [online]. 2012, vol.54, n.4, pp.418-424. ISSN 0036-3634.

    1. Haberg SE, London SJ, Nafstad P, Nilsen RM, Ueland PM, Vollset SE, et al. Maternal folate levels in pregnancy and asthma in children at age 3 years. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2011;127:262-264. [ Links ]

    2. Haberg SE, London SJ, Stigum H, Nafstad P, Nystad W. Folic acid supplements in pregnancy and early childhood respiratory health. Arch Dis Child 2009;94:180-184. [ Links ]

    3. Hollingsworth JW, Maruoka S, Boon K, Garantziotis S, Li Z, Tomfohr J, et al. In utero supplementation with methyl donors enhances allergic airway disease in mice. J Clin Invest 2008;118:3462-3469. [ Links ]

    4. Martino D, Prescott S. Epigenetics and prenatal influences on asthma and allergic airways disease. Chest 2011;139:640-647. [ Links ]

    5. Miller RL, Ho SM. Environmental epigenetics and asthma: current concepts and call for studies. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2008;177:567-573. [ Links ]

    6. Whitrow MJ, Moore VM, Rumbold AR, Davies MJ. Effect of supplemental folic acid in pregnancy on childhood asthma: a prospective birth cohort study. Am J Epidemiol 2009;170:1486-1493. [ Links ]

    7. Waterland RA, Michels KB. Epigenetic epidemiology of the developmental origins hypothesis. Annu Rev Nutr 2007;27:363-388. [ Links ]

    8. Waterland RA, Jirtle RL. Transposable elements: targets for early nutritio nal effects on epigenetic gene regulation. Mol Cell Biol 2003;23:5293-5300. [ Links ]

    9. Prevention of neural tube defects: results of the Medical Research Council Vitamin Study. MRC Vitamin Study Research Group. Lancet 1991;338:131-137. [ Links ]

    10. Shaw GM, Carmichael SL, Yang W, Selvin S, Schaffer DM. Periconceptional dietary intake of choline and betaine and neural tube defects in offspring. Am J Epidemiol 2004;160:102-109. [ Links ]

    11. Matok I, Gorodischer R, Koren G, Landau D, Wiznitzer A, Levy A. Exposure to folic acid antagonists during the first trimester of pregnancy and the risk of major malformations. Br J Clin Pharmacol 2009;68:956-962. [ Links ]

    12. Food and Drug Administration H. Food standards: amendment of standards of identity for enriched grain products to require addition of folic acid. Federal Register 61:8781-8797. [ Links ]

    13. Cereales y sus productos. Harinas de cereales, semolas o semolinas. Alimentos a base de cereales, de semillas comestibles, harinas, semolas o semolinas o sus mezclas. Productos de panificacion. Disposiciones y especificaciones sanitarias y nutrimentales. NOM-147-SSA1-1996, Mexico [ Links ]

    17. Dias MS, Partington M. Embryology of myelomeningocele and anencephaly. Neurosurg Focus 2004;16:E1. [ Links ]

    18. Juriloff DM, Harris MJ. Mouse models for neural tube closure defects. Hum Mol Genet 2000;9:993-1000. [ Links ]

    19. Franke C, Verwied-Jorky S, Campoy C, Trak-Fellermeier M, Decsi T, Dolz V, et al. Dietary intake of natural sources of docosahexaenoic acid and folate in pregnant women of three European cohorts. Ann Nutr Metab 2008;53:167-174. [ Links ]

    20. Kant AK, Graubard BI. Ethnicity is an independent correlate of biomarkers of micronutrient intake and status in American adults. J Nutr 2007;137:2456-2463. [ Links ]

    21. Rambouskova J, Dlouhy P, Krizova E, Prochazka B, Hrncirova D, Andel M. Health behaviors, nutritional status, and anthropometric parameters of Roma and non-Roma mothers and their infants in the Czech Republic. J Nutr Educ Behav 2009;41:58-64. [ Links ]

    22. Eichner ER, Hillman RS. Effect of alcohol on serum folate level. J Clin Invest 1973;52:584-591. [ Links ]

    23. Kitami T, Rubio R, O'Brien W, Quackenbush J, Nadeau JH. Geneenvironment interactions reveal a homeostatic role for cholesterol metabolism during dietary folate perturbation in mice. Physiol Genomics 2008;35:182-190. [ Links ]

    24. Mutchinick OM, Lopez MA, Luna L, Waxman J, Babinsky VE. High prevalence of the thermolabile methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase variant in Mexico: a country with a very high prevalence of neural tube defects. Mol Genet Metab 1999;68:461-467. [ Links ]

    25. Vardavas CI, Linardakis MK, Hatzis CM, Malliaraki N, Saris WH, Kafatos AG. Smoking status in relation to serum folate and dietary vitamin intake. Tob Induc Dis 2008;4:8. [ Links ]

    26. Winkels RM, Brouwer IA, Verhoef P, van Oort FV, Durga J, Katan MB. Gender and body size affect the response of erythrocyte folate to folic acid treatment. J Nutr 2008;138:1456-1461. [ Links ]

    27. Yang QH, Botto LD, Gallagher M, Friedman JM, Sanders CL, Koontz D, et al. Prevalence and effects of gene-gene and gene-nutrient interactions on serum folate and serum total homocysteine concentrations in the United States: findings from the third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey DNA Bank. Am J Clin Nutr 2008;88:232-246. [ Links ]

    28. Knott A, Mielke H, Koop U, Wolber R, Burkhardt T, Vietzke JP, et al. Folic acid: cellular uptake and penetration into human skin. J Invest Dermatol 2007;127:2463-2466. [ Links ]

    29. Tam TT, Juzeniene A, Steindal AH, Iani V, Moan J. Photodegradation of 5-methyltetrahydrofolate in the presence of Uroporphyrin. J Photochem Photobiol B 2009;94:201-204. [ Links ]

    30. Baccarelli A, Wright RO, Bollati V, Tarantini L, Litonjua AA, Suh HH, et al. Rapid DNA methylation changes after exposure to traffic particles. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2009;179:572-578. [ Links ]

    31. Hirst M, Marra MA. Epigenetics and human disease. Int J Biochem Cell Biol 2009;41:136-146. [ Links ]

    32. Kangaspeska S, Stride B, Metivier R, Polycarpou-Schwarz M, Ibberson D, Carmouche RP, et al. Transient cyclical methylation of promoter DNA. Nature 2008;452:112-115. [ Links ]

    33. Tarantini L, Bonzini M, Apostoli P, Pegoraro V, Bollati V, Marinelli B, et al. Effects of particulate matter on genomic DNA methylation content and iNOS promoter methylation. Environ Health Perspect 2009;117:217-222. [ Links ]

    34. Kwon NH, Kim JS, Lee JY, Oh MJ, Choi DC. DNA methylation and the expression of IL-4 and IFN-gamma promoter genes in patients with bronchial asthma. J Clin Immunol 2008;28:139-146. [ Links ]

    35. Vargas MH, Sienra-Monge JJ, Diaz-Mejia G, DeLeon-Gonzalez M. Asthma and geographical altitude: an inverse relationship in Mexico. J Asthma 1999;36:511-517. [ Links ]