Virginia Marie Weaver

Associate Professor

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Research Output 1993 2017

2017

Kidney disorders

Weaver, V. M., Jaar, B. & Fadrowski, J. J., Nov 23 2017, Occupational and Environmental Health. Oxford University Press, p. 593-602 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Chronic Renal Insufficiency
perfluorooctanoic acid
Kidney
Particulate Matter
Environmental Exposure

Urine cadmium levels and albuminuria in a general population from Spain: A gene-environment interaction analysis

Grau-Perez, M., Pichler, G., Galan-Chilet, I., Briongos-Figuero, L. S., Rentero-Garrido, P., Lopez-Izquierdo, R., Navas Acien, A., Weaver, V. M., García-Barrera, T., Gomez-Ariza, J. L., Martín-Escudero, J. C., Chaves, F. J., Redon, J. & Tellez-Plaza, M., 2017, In : Environment International. 106, p. 27-36 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

urine
cadmium
gene
analysis
metabolism
2016
Epidemiology
Biomarkers
Urine
Kidney
Research
2015

Arsenic exposure, hyperuricemia, and gout in US adults

Kuo, C. C., Weaver, V. M., Fadrowski, J. J., Lin, Y. S., Guallar, E. & Navas Acien, A., Mar 1 2015, In : Environment International. 76, p. 32-40 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hyperuricemia
Gout
Arsenic
arsenic
Cacodylic Acid
health and nutrition
Nutrition Surveys
Arsenic
Nutrition
Young Adult
Aristolochic Acids
Plant Preparations
Central America
Sri Lanka
Egypt
Workers' Compensation
Return to Work
Opioid Analgesics
Prescriptions
Costs and Cost Analysis
Workers' Compensation
Opioid Analgesics
Costs and Cost Analysis
Lawyers
Anti-Anxiety Agents

The Association of Urine Arsenic with Prevalent and Incident Chronic Kidney Disease: Evidence from the Strong Heart Study

Zheng, L. Y., Umans, J. G., Yeh, F., Francesconi, K. A., Goessler, W., Silbergeld, E., Bandeen Roche, K. J., Guallar, E., Howard, B. V., Weaver, V. M. & Navas Acien, A., Jul 4 2015, In : Epidemiology. 26, 4, p. 601-612 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Arsenic
Chronic Renal Insufficiency
Urine
Cacodylic Acid
North American Indians

Toxic environmental exposures and kidney health in children

Weidemann, D. K., Weaver, V. M. & Fadrowski, J. J., Oct 12 2015, (Accepted/In press) In : Pediatric Nephrology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Poisons
Environmental Exposure
Chronic Renal Insufficiency
Kidney
Biomarkers

Urine osmolality in the US population: Implications for environmental biomonitoring

Yeh, H. C., Lin, Y. S., Kuo, C. C., Weidemann, D., Weaver, V. M., Fadrowski, J. J., Neu, A. M. & Navas Acien, A., Jan 1 2015, In : Environmental Research. 136, p. 482-490 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Environmental Monitoring
biomonitoring
Osmolar Concentration
urine
Creatinine
2014

Arsenic, obesity, and inflammation cytokines in Mexican adolescents

Rubio-Andrade, M., García-Vargas, G. G., Silbergeld, E., Zamoiski, R., Resnick, C. E., Weaver, V. M., Navas Acien, A., Guallar, E., Rothenberg, S. J., Steuerwald, A. J. & Parsons, P., 2014, One Century of the Discovery of Arsenicosis in Latin America (1914-2014): As 2014 - Proceedings of the 5th International Congress on Arsenic in the Environment. CRC Press/Balkema, p. 622-624 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Arsenic
Cytokines
Creatinine
Oils and fats
Fats

Association of arsenic and metals with concentrations of 25-hydroxyvitamin d and 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D among adolescents in Torreón, Mexico

Zamoiski, R. D., Guallar, E., García-Vargas, G. G., Rothenberg, S. J., Resnick, C. E., Andrade, M. R., Steuerwald, A. J., Parsons, P. J., Weaver, V. M., Navas Acien, A. & Silbergeld, E., Nov 1 2014, In : Environmental Health Perspectives. 122, 11, p. 1233-1238 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Arsenic
Mexico
Metals
Vitamin D
Urine

Associations of multiple metals with kidney outcomes in lead workers: Author response

Shelley, R., Kim, N. S., Parsons, P. J., Lee, B. K., Jaar, B., Fadrowski, J. J., Agnew, J., Matanoski, G., Schwartz, B. S., Steuerwald, A. J., Todd, A. C., Simon, D. & Weaver, V. M., Feb 2014, In : Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 71, 2, p. 154 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Metallurgy
Antimony
Occupational Diseases
Thallium
Occupational Exposure

Impact of urine concentration adjustment method on associations between urine metals and estimated glomerular filtration rates (eGFR) in adolescents

Weaver, V. M., Vargas, G. G., Silbergeld, E., Rothenberg, S. J., Fadrowski, J. J., Rubio-Andrade, M., Parsons, P. J., Steuerwald, A. J., Navas Acien, A. & Guallar, E., 2014, In : Environmental Research. 132, p. 226-232 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Glomerular Filtration Rate
urine
Creatinine
Metals
Urine

Spatial clustering of toxic trace elements in adolescents aroun. The Torreón, Mexico lead-zinc smelter

Garcia-Vargas, G. G., Rothenberg, S. J., Silbergeld, E., Weaver, V. M., Zamoiski, R., Resnick, C. E., Rubio-Andrade, M., Parsons, P. J., Steuerwald, A. J., Navas Acien, A. & Guallar, E., Nov 25 2014, In : Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology. 24, 6, p. 634-642 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Poisons
Trace Elements
Mexico
Trace elements
Cadmium

Uranium associations with kidney outcomes vary by urine concentration adjustment method

Shelley, R., Kim, N. S., Parsons, P. J., Lee, B. K., Agnew, J., Jaar, B., Steuerwald, A. J., Matanoski, G., Fadrowski, J. J., Schwartz, B. S., Todd, A. C., Simon, D. & Weaver, V. M., Jan 2014, In : Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology. 24, 1, p. 58-64 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Uranium
Urine
Creatinine
Kidney
Hexosaminidases
2013

Blood lead level and measured glomerular filtration rate in children with chronic kidney disease

Fadrowski, J. J., Abraham, A. G., Navas Acien, A., Guallar, E., Weaver, V. M. & Furth, S. L., Aug 2013, In : Environmental Health Perspectives. 121, 8, p. 965-970 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Glomerular Filtration Rate
Chronic Renal Insufficiency
Anemia
Iohexol
Lead

Kidney function and tobacco smoke exposure in US adolescents

Garciá-Esquinas, E., Loeffler, L., Weaver, V. M., Fadrowski, J. J. & Navas Acien, A., May 2013, In : Pediatrics. 131, 5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cotinine
Smoke
Tobacco
Glomerular Filtration Rate
Tobacco Smoke Pollution

Reply.

Spector, J. T., Navas Acien, A., Fadrowski, J. J., Guallar, E., Jaar, B. & Weaver, V. M., Aug 2013, In : Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation. 28, 8

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Glomerular Filtration Rate
Chronic Kidney Failure
Diet
Lead

Urine arsenic and prevalent albuminuria: Evidence from a population-based study

Zheng, L. Y., Umans, J. G., Tellez-Plaza, M., Yeh, F., Francesconi, K. A., Goessler, W., Silbergeld, E., Guallar, E., Howard, B. V., Weaver, V. M. & Navas Acien, A., Mar 2013, In : American Journal of Kidney Diseases. 61, 3, p. 385-394 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Albuminuria
Arsenic
Urine
Population
Albumins
2012

Associations of multiple metals with kidney outcomes in lead workers

Shelley, R., Kim, N. S., Parsons, P., Lee, B. K., Jaar, B., Fadrowski, J. J., Agnew, J., Matanoski, G., Schwartz, B. S., Steuerwald, A., Todd, A., Simon, D. & Weaver, V. M., Oct 2012, In : Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 69, 10, p. 727-735 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thallium
Antimony
Cadmium
Metals
Urine

Authors' response

Weaver, V. M., Kim, N. S., Jaar, B., Schwartz, B. S., Parsons, P., Steuerwald, A., Todd, A., Simon, D. & Lee, B. K., Jun 2012, In : Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 69, 6, p. 454 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Does calcium disodium EDTA slow CKD progression?

Weaver, V. M., Fadrowski, J. J. & Jaar, B., Oct 2012, In : American Journal of Kidney Diseases. 60, 4, p. 503-506 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chelation Therapy
Diabetic Nephropathies
Chelating Agents
Edetic Acid
Calcium

Secondhand tobacco smoke: A source of lead exposure in US children and adolescents

Apostolou, A., Garcia-Esquinas, E., Fadrowski, J. J., McLain, P., Weaver, V. M. & Navas Acien, A., Apr 2012, In : American Journal of Public Health. 102, 4, p. 714-722 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tobacco Smoke Pollution
Tobacco
Cotinine
Nutrition Surveys
Confidence Intervals
2011
Diet Therapy
Cystatin C
Glomerular Filtration Rate
Chronic Renal Insufficiency
Kidney

Associations of low-level urine cadmium with kidney function in lead workers

Weaver, V. M., Kim, N. S., Jaar, B., Schwartz, B. S., Parsons, P. J., Steuerwald, A. J., Todd, A. C., Simon, D. & Lee, B. K., Apr 2011, In : Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 68, 4, p. 250-256 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cadmium
Urine
Creatinine
Kidney
Blood Pressure

Blood cadmium and estimated glomerular filtration rate in Korean adults

Hwangbo, Y., Weaver, V. M., Tellez-Plaza, M., Guallar, E., Lee, B. K. & Navas Acien, A., Dec 2011, In : Environmental Health Perspectives. 119, 12, p. 1800-1805 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Glomerular Filtration Rate
Cadmium
Diet Therapy
Kidney
Nutrition Surveys

Differences in urine cadmium associations with kidney outcomes based on serum creatinine and cystatin C

Weaver, V. M., Kim, N. S., Lee, B. K., Parsons, P. J., Spector, J., Fadrowski, J. J., Jaar, B., Steuerwald, A. J., Todd, A. C., Simon, D. & Schwartz, B. S., Nov 2011, In : Environmental Research. 111, 8, p. 1236-1242 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cystatin C
Cadmium
urine
serum
Creatinine
2010

Blood lead level and kidney function in US adolescents: The third national health and nutrition examination survey

Fadrowski, J. J., Navas Acien, A., Tellez-Plaza, M., Guallar, E., Weaver, V. M. & Furth, S. L., Jan 11 2010, In : Archives of Internal Medicine. 170, 1, p. 75-82 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nutrition Surveys
Glomerular Filtration Rate
Kidney
Cystatin C
Environmental Exposure
2009

Blood cadmium and lead and chronic kidney disease in US sdults: A joint analysis

Weaver, V. M., Navas Acien, A., Tellez-Plaza, M., Guallar, E., Muntner, P., Silbergeld, E. & Jaar, B., 2009, In : American Journal of Epidemiology. 170, 9, p. 1156-1164 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cadmium
Chronic Renal Insufficiency
Confidence Intervals
Albuminuria
Glomerular Filtration Rate

Longitudinal associations between lead dose and renal function in lead workers

Weaver, V. M., Griswold, M., Todd, A. C., Jaar, B., Ahn, K. D., Thompson, C. & Lee, B. K., Jan 2009, In : Environmental Research. 109, 1, p. 101-107 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kidney
Blood
blood
Creatinine
Tibia
2008

Associations between patella lead and blood pressure in lead workers

Weaver, V. M., Ellis, L. R., Lee, B. K., Todd, A. C., Shi, W., Ahn, K. D. & Schwartz, B. S., May 2008, In : American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 51, 5, p. 336-343 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patella
Blood Pressure
Lead
Porphobilinogen Synthase
Hypertension
2007

Exposure to metals: Are we protecting the workers?

Silbergeld, E. & Weaver, V. M., Mar 2007, In : Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 64, 3, p. 141-142 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration
occupational exposure
Occupational Exposure
Mercury
pregnancy
2006

Changes in systolic blood pressure associated with lead in blood and bone

Glenn, B. S., Bandeen Roche, K. J., Lee, B. K., Weaver, V. M., Todd, A. C. & Schwartz, B. S., Sep 2006, In : Epidemiology. 17, 5, p. 538-544 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Blood Pressure
Bone and Bones
Tibia
Lead
Republic of Korea

Comparison of patella lead with blood lead and tibia lead and their associations with neurobehavioral test scores

Dorsey, C. D., Lee, B. K., Bolla, K. I., Weaver, V. M., Lee, S. S., Lee, G. S., Todd, A. C., Shi, W. & Schwartz, B. S., May 2006, In : Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 48, 5, p. 489-496 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patella
Tibia
Lead
Cognition
Cross-Sectional Studies

Effect modification by δ-aminolevulinic acid dehydratase, vitamin D receptor, and nitric oxide synthase gene polymorphisms on associations between patella lead and renal function in lead workers

Weaver, V. M., Lee, B. K., Todd, A. C., Ahn, K. D., Shi, W., Jaar, B., Kelsey, K. T., Lustberg, M. E., Silbergeld, E., Parsons, P. J., Wen, J. & Schwartz, B. S., Sep 2006, In : Environmental Research. 102, 1, p. 61-69 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Porphobilinogen Synthase
Calcitriol Receptors
Patella
nitric oxide
vitamin

Lead-related nephrotoxicity: A review of the epidemiologic evidence

Ekong, E. B., Jaar, B. & Weaver, V. M., Dec 2006, In : Kidney International. 70, 12, p. 2074-2084 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chronic Renal Insufficiency
Public Health
Population
Hypertension
Interstitial Nephritis
2005

Associations among lead dose biomarkers, uric acid, and renal function in Korean lead workers

Weaver, V. M., Jaar, B., Schwartz, B. S., Todd, A. C., Ahn, K. D., Lee, S. S., Wen, J., Parsons, P. J. & Lee, B. K., Jan 2005, In : Environmental Health Perspectives. 113, 1, p. 36-42 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biomarkers
Uric Acid
biomarker
Kidney
acid

Associations of patella lead and other lead biomarkers with renal function in lead workers

Weaver, V. M., Lee, B. K., Todd, A. C., Jaar, B., Ahn, K. D., Wen, J., Shi, W., Parsons, P. J. & Schwartz, B. S., Mar 2005, In : Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 47, 3, p. 235-243 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patella
Biomarkers
Kidney
Hexosaminidases
Creatinine

Associations of uric acid with polymorphisms in the δ-aminolevulinic acid dehydratase, vitamin D receptor, and nitric oxide synthase genes in Korean lead workers

Weaver, V. M., Schwartz, B. S., Jaar, B., Ahn, K. D., Todd, A. C., Lee, S. S., Kelsey, K. T., Silbergeld, E., Lustberg, M. E., Parsons, P. J., Wen, J. & Lee, B. K., Nov 2005, In : Environmental Health Perspectives. 113, 11, p. 1509-1515 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Porphobilinogen Synthase
Calcitriol Receptors
nitric oxide
vitamin
Uric Acid

Occupational lead exposure and longitudinal decline in neurobehavioral test scores

Schwartz, B. S., Lee, B. K., Bandeen Roche, K. J., Stewart, W., Bolla, K. I., Links, J. M., Weaver, V. M. & Todd, A., Jan 2005, In : Epidemiology. 16, 1, p. 106-113 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Occupational Exposure
Tibia
Peripheral Nervous System
Cognition
Longitudinal Studies
2003

Associations of lead biomarkers with renal function in Korean lead workers

Weaver, V. M., Lee, B. K., Ahn, K. D., Lee, G. S., Todd, A. C., Stewart, W. F., Wen, J., Simon, D. J., Parsons, P. J. & Schwartz, B. S., Aug 1 2003, In : Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 60, 8, p. 551-562 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

biomarker
Biomarkers
Kidney
Creatinine
Hexosaminidases

Associations of renal function with polymorphisms in the δ-aminolevulinic acid dehydratase, vitamin D receptor, and nitric oxide synthase genes in Korean lead workers

Weaver, V. M., Schwartz, B. S., Ahn, K. D., Stewart, W. F., Kelsey, K. T., Todd, A. C., Wen, J., Simon, D. J., Lustberg, M. E., Parsons, P. J., Silbergeld, E. & Lee, B. K., Oct 1 2003, In : Environmental Health Perspectives. 111, 13, p. 1613-1619 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Porphobilinogen Synthase
Calcitriol Receptors
nitric oxide
vitamin
Polymorphism

Strength-based assessment of African-American adolescents with behavioral disorders

Friedman, P., Friedman, K. A. & Weaver, V. M., Apr 2003, In : Perceptual and Motor Skills. 96, 2, p. 667-673 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

African Americans
Parents

Summary of historical beryllium uses and airborne concentration levels at Los Alamos National Laboratory

Stefaniak, A. B., Weaver, V. M., Cadorette, M. A., Puckett, L. G., Schwartz, B. S., Wiggs, L. D., Jankowski, M. D. & Breysse, P. N., Sep 1 2003, In : Applied Occupational and Environmental Hygiene. 18, 9, p. 708-715 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Beryllium
Berylliosis
Occupational Health
Occupational Exposure
Chronic Disease
2002

Development of a medical examination program for former workers at a Department of Energy National Laboratory

Breysse, P. N., Weaver, V. M., Cadorette, M. A., Wiggs, L., Curbow, B., Stefaniak, A., Melius, J., Newman, L., Smith, H. & Schwartz, B. S., Nov 1 2002, In : American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 42, 5, p. 443-454 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Needs Assessment
Beryllium
Morbidity
Occupational Diseases
Mortality
2000
Preserved Food
Sorbic Acid
Benzene
Eating
Biomarkers
1999

Urinary 5-aminolevulinic acid in lead-exposed children

Sithisarankul, P., Weaver, V. M., Davoli, C. T. & Strickland, P. T., Jul 1999, In : Biomarkers. 4, 4, p. 281-289 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aminolevulinic Acid
Urine
Creatinine
Biomarkers
Heme
1998

Approaches to environmental exposure assessment in children

Weaver, V. M., Buckley, T. J. & Groopman, J. D., 1998, In : Environmental Health Perspectives. 106, SUPPL. 3, p. 827-832 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Environmental Exposure
Biomarkers
Volatile Organic Compounds
Aflatoxins
Tobacco