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Seroprevalence of SARS-CoV-2–Specific Antibodies, Faroe Islands
Petersen MS, Strøm M, Christiansen DH, Fjallsbak JP, Eliasen EH, Johansen M, et al.
Emerg Infect Dis. 2020 Nov 


Physico-chemical properties and gestational diabetes predict transplacental transfer and partitioning of perfluoroalkyl substances

Eryasa B, Grandjean P, Nielsen F, Valvi, D, Zmirou-Navier D, Sunderland E, Weihe P, Oulhote Y.

Environ Int. 2019 Jun 11;130:104874. [Epub ahead of print]



Development Priority.

Grandjean P, Prins GS, Weihe P.  

Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol. 2019 May 11. [Epub ahead of print]


Prevalence of Prediabetes and Type 2 Diabetes in Two Non-Random Populations Aged 44-77 Years in the Faroe Islands.

Veyhe AS, Andreassen J, Halling J, Grandjean P, Petersen MS, Weihe P.

 J Clin Transl Endocrinol. 2019 Mar 20;16:100187. eCollection 2019 Jun.



What does migration between the Faroe Islands and Denmark tell us about the etiology of Parkinson's disease?

 Petersen Ms, Lophaven SN, Lynge E, Weihe P.

 Mov Disord. 2019 Jun;34(6):922-923. Epub 2019 Apr 9.

Osteogenic impact of football training in 55- to 70-year-old women and men with prediabetes.

Skoradal MB, Helge EW, Jørgensen NR, Mortensen J, Weihe P, Krustrup P, Mohr M.

 Scand J Med Sci Sports. 2018 Aug;28 Suppl 1:52-60. doi: 10.1111/sms.13252. Epub 2018 Jul 26.

Gender differences in cognitive performance and health status in the Faroese Septuagenarians cohort.

Petersen MS, Debes F, Grandjean P, Weihe P.

 Eur J Public Health. 2019 Feb 1;29(1):79-81.




A State-of-the-Science Review of Mercury Biomarkers in Human Populations Worldwide between 2000 and 2018

 Basu N, Horvat M, Evers DC, Zastenskaya I, Weihe P, Tempowski J.

 Environ Health Perspect. 2018 Oct;126(10):106001. Review.

Time scales of developmental toxicity impacting on research and needs for intervention: PPTOX VI summary and perspective.

Grandjean P, Abdennebi-Najar L, Barouki R, Cranor CF, Etzel R, Gee D, Heindel J, Hougaard KS, Hunt P, Nawrot T, Prins GS, Ritz B, Soffritti M, Sunyer J, Weihe P.

 Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol. 2018 Nov 2. [Epub ahead of print] Review.


Reproductive Function in a Population of Young Faroese Men with Elevated Exposure to Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs) and Perfluorinated Alkylate Substances (PFAS).

Petersen MS, Halling J, Jørgensen N, Nielsen F, Grandjean P, Jensen TK, Weihe P.

 Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2018 Aug 30;15(9).



Future directions for monitoring and human health research for the Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme. 

Adlard B, Donaldson SG, Odland JO, Weihe P, Berner J, Carlsen A, Bonefeld-Jorgensen EC, Dudarev AA, Gibson JC, Krümmel EM, Olafsdottir K, Abass K, Rautio A, Bergdahl IA, Mulvad G.

Glob Health Action. 2018;11(1).

Football training improves metabolic and cardiovascular health status in 55- to 70-year-old women and men with prediabetes

Skoradal MB, Weihe P, Patursson P, Mortensen J, Connolly L, Krustrup P, Mohr M.

Scand J Med Sci Sports. 2018 Aug;28 Suppl 1:42-51. Epub 2018 May 2.


Prevalence of type 2 diabetes and prediabetes in the Faroe Islands

Veyhe AS, Andreassen J, Halling J, Grandjean P, Petersen MS, Weihe P.

 Diabetes Res Clin Pract. 2018 Jun;140:162-173. Epub 2018 Mar 27.


Identification of sex-specific DNA methylation changes driven by specific chemicals in cord blood in a Faroese birth cohort.

Leung YK, Ouyang B, Niu L, Xie C, Ying J, Medvedovic M, Chen A, Weihe P, Valvi D, Grandjean P, Ho SM.  

Epigenetics. 2018;13(3):290-300. Epub 2018 May 16.

Shifting Global Exposures to Poly- and Perfluoroalkyl Substances (PFASs) Evident in Longitudinal Birth Cohorts from a Seafood-Consuming Population.

Dassuncao C, Hu XC, Nielsen F, Weihe P, Grandjean P, Sunderland EM.

Environ Sci Technol. 2018 Mar 20;52(6):3738-3747. Epub 2018 Mar 12.


Physiological reactions to long-term fishing in the Barents Sea.

Netterstrøm B, Hansen ÅM, Isaacson D, Simonsen AM, Weihe P.

 Occup Med (Lond). 2018 Mar 27;68(2):109-115.

Can profiles of poly- and Perfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs) in human serum provide information on major exposure sources?

Hu XC, Dassuncao C, Zhang X, Grandjean P, Weihe P, Webster GM, Nielsen F, Sunderland EM.  

Environ Health. 2018 Feb 1;17(1):11.



Secondary sex ratio in relation to exposures to polychlorinated biphenyls, dichlorodiphenyl dichloroethylene and methylmercury.

Timmermann CAG, Choi AL, Petersen MS, Nielsen F, Budtz-Jørgensen E, Weihe P, Grandjean P.  

Int J Circumpolar Health. 2017;76(1):1406234.


Muscle ion transporters and antioxidative proteins have different adaptive potential in arm than in leg skeletal muscle with exercise training.

Mohr M, Nielsen TS, Weihe P, Thomsen JA, Aquino G, Krustrup P, Nordsborg NB.  

Physiol Rep. 2017 Oct;5(19). pii: e13470. Epub 2017 Oct 16.


Estimated exposures to perfluorinated compounds in infancy predict attenuated vaccine antibody concentrations at age 5-years

Grandjean P, Heilmann C, Weihe P, Nielsen F, Mogensen UB, Timmermann A, Budtz-Jørgensen E.

 J Immunotoxicol. 2017 Dec;14(1):188-195.


Gestational diabetes and offspring birth size at elevated environmental pollutant exposures.

Valvi D, Oulhote Y, Weihe P, Dalgård C, Bjerve KS, Steuerwald U, Grandjean P.

 Environ Int. 2017 Oct;107:205-215. Epub 2017 Jul 25.


Serum Vaccine Antibody Concentrations in Adolescents Exposed to Perfluorinated Compounds

Grandjean P, Heilmann C, Weihe P, Nielsen F, Mogensen UB, Budtz-Jørgensen E.

Environ Health Perspect. 2017 Jul 26;125(7):077018.


Inflammatory bowel diseases in Faroese-born Danish residents and their offspring: further evidence of the dominant role of environmental factors in IBD development

Hammer T, Lophaven SN, Nielsen KR, von Euler-Chelpin M, Weihe P, Munkholm P, Burisch J, Lynge E.

Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2017 Apr;45(8):1107-1114. Epub 2017 Feb 8.


Broad-spectrum health improvements with one year of soccer training in inactive mildly hypertensive middle-aged women.

Krustrup P, Skoradal MB, Randers MB, Weihe P, Uth J, Mortensen J, Mohr M.

Scand J Med Sci Sports. 2017 Jan 25. [Epub ahead of print]


Association between perfluoroalkyl substance exposure and asthma and allergic disease in children as modified by MMR vaccination

Timmermann CA, Budtz-Jørgensen E, Jensen TK, Osuna CE, Petersen MS, Steuerwald U, Nielsen F, Poulsen LK, Weihe P, Grandjean P.

J Immunotoxicol. 2017 Dec;14(1):39-49. Epub 2017 Jan 16.

Children's white blood cell counts in relation to developmental exposures to methylmercury and persistent organic pollutants.

Oulhote Y, Shamim Z, Kielsen K, Weihe P, Grandjean P, Ryder LP, Heilmann C.  

Reprod Toxicol. 2017 Mar;68:207-214. Epub 2016 Aug 4.


Early-life exposures to persistent organic pollutants in relation to overweight in preschool children

Karlsen M, Grandjean P, Weihe P, Steuerwald U, Oulhote Y, Valvi D.

Reprod Toxicol. 2017 Mar;68:145-153. Epub 2016 Aug 3.



Health effects associated with measured levels of contaminants in the Arctic.

Weihe P, Debes F, Halling J, Petersen MS, Muckle G, Odland JØ, Dudarev A, Ayotte P, Dewailly É, Grandjean P, Bonefeld-Jørgensen E.

 Int J Circumpolar Health. 2016 Dec 13;75:33805. eCollection 2016.


Overview of ongoing cohort and dietary studies in the Arctic

 Weihe P, Bjerregaard P, Bonefeld-Jørgensen E, Dudarev A, Halling J, Hansen S, Muckle G, Nøst T, Odland JØ, Petersen MS, Rautio A, Veyhe AS, Wennberg M, Bergdahl I.

 Int J Circumpolar Health. 2016 Dec 13;75:33803. doi: 10.3402/ijch.v75.33803. eCollection 2016.


Behavioral difficulties in 7-year old children in relation to developmental exposure to perfluorinated alkyl substances.

Oulhote Y, Steuerwald U, Debes F, Weihe P, Grandjean P.  

Environ Int. 2016 Dec;97:237-245. Epub 2016 Sep 29.


Serum Vaccine Antibody Concentrations in Adolescents Exposed to Perfluorinated Compounds.

Grandjean P, Heilmann C, Weihe P, Nielsen F, Mogensen UB, Budtz-Jørgensen E.

 Environ Health Perspect. 2016 Aug 9. [Epub ahead of print]


Low-volume high-intensity swim training is superior to high-volume low-intensity training in relation to insulin sensitivity and glucose control in inactive middle-aged women

Connolly LJ, Nordsborg NB, Nyberg M, Weihe P, Krustrup P, Mohr M.

Eur J Appl Physiol. 2016 Oct;116(10):1889-97. Epub 2016 Jul 29.


Shorter duration of breastfeeding at elevated exposures to perfluoroalkyl substances.

Timmermann CA, Budtz-Jørgensen E, Petersen MS, Weihe P, Steuerwald U, Nielsen F, Jensen TK, Grandjean P.  Reprod Toxicol. 2017 Mar;68:164-170. Epub 2016 Jul 12.


Corrigendum to 'Effect of hemoglobin adjustment on the precision of mercury concentrations in maternal and cord blood'

Kim BM, Choi AL, Ha EH, Pedersen L, Nielsen F, Weihe P, Hong YC, Budtz-Jørgensen E, Grandjean P.

[Environ. Res. 132 (2014) 407-412]. Environ Res. 2016 May;147:630. Epub 2016 Jan 21.


Umbilical Cord Serum 25-Hydroxyvitamin D Concentrations and Relation to Birthweight, Head Circumference and Infant Length at Age 14 Days.

Dalgård C, Petersen MS, Steuerwald U, Weihe P, Grandjean P.

Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol. 2016 May;30(3):238-45. Epub 2016 Feb 24.


Sperm Aneuploidy in Faroese Men with Lifetime Exposure to Dichlorodiphenyldichloroethylene (p,p´-DDE) and Polychlorinated Biphenyl (PCB) Pollutants. 

Perry MJ, Young HA, Grandjean P, Halling J, Petersen MS, Martenies SE, Karimi P, Weihe P.

Environ Health Perspect. 2016 Jul;124(7):951-6. Epub 2015 Nov 4.



Breastfeeding as an Exposure Pathway for Perfluorinated Alkylates

Mogensen UB, Grandjean P, Nielsen F, Weihe P, Budtz-Jørgensen E.

Environ Sci Technol. 2015 Sep 1;49(17):10466-73. Epub 2015 Aug 20.

Effects of soccer vs swim training on bone formation in sedentary middle-aged women

Mohr M, Helge EW, Petersen LF, Lindenskov A, Weihe P, Mortensen J, Jørgensen NR, Krustrup P.

 Eur J Appl Physiol. 2015 Dec;115(12):2671-9. Epub 2015 Aug 9.


Prenatal exposure to persistent organochlorine pollutants is associated with high insulin levels in 5-year-old girls.

 Tang-Péronard JL, Heitmann BL, Jensen TK, Vinggaard AM, Madsbad S, Steuerwald U, Grandjean P, Weihe P, Nielsen F, Andersen HR.

 Environ Res. 2015 Oct;142:407-13. Epub 2015 Jul 30.


Cognitive deficits at age 22 years associated with prenatal exposure to methylmercury.

 Debes F, Weihe P, Grandjean P.

Cortex. 2016 Jan;74:358-69. Epub 2015 Jun 4.

Effect of seafood mediated PCB exposure on desaturase activity and PUFA profile in Faroese septuagenarians.

Tøttenborg SS, Choi AL, Bjerve KS, Weihe P, Grandjean P.

Res. 2015 Jul;140:699-703. Epub 2015 Jun 16.


Structural equation modeling of immunotoxicity associated with exposure to perfluorinated alkylates.

Mogensen UB, Grandjean P, Heilmann C, Nielsen F, Weihe P, Budtz-Jørgensen E.

 Environ Health. 2015 Jun 5;14:47.


Oxidative capacity and glycogen content increase more in arm than leg muscle after intense training. 

Nordsborg NB, Connolly L, Weihe P, Iuliano E, Krustrup P, Saltin B, Mohr M.

 2015 Jul 15;119(2):116-23. Epub 2015 May 28.


Asthma and allergy in children with and without prior measles, mumps, and rubella vaccination.

 Timmermann CA, Osuna CE, Steuerwald U, Weihe P, Poulsen LK, Grandjean P.

 Pediatr Allergy Immunol. 2015 Dec;26(8):742-9. Epub 2015 May 11.


Spermatogenic capacity in fertile men with elevated exposure to polychlorinated biphenyls

Petersen MS, Halling J, Weihe P, Jensen TK, Grandjean P, Nielsen F, Jørgensen N.

Environ Res. 2015 Mar 9;138:345-351. Epub 2015 Mar 10.

[Persistant perfluorinated compounds cause immunotoxic effects].

Heilmann C, Jensen L, Weihe P, Nielsen F, Knudsen LE, Budtz-Jørgensen E, Mølbak K, Grandjean P. 

Ugeskr Laeger. 2014 Feb 24;176(9A). Review. Danish.



Prenatal exposure to PCB-153, p,p'-DDE and birth outcomes in 9000 mother-child pairs: Exposure-response relationship and effect modifiers 

Casas M, Nieuwenhuijsen M, Martínez D, Ballester F, Basagaña X, Basterrechea M, Chatzi L, Chevrier C, Eggesbø M, Fernandez MF, Govarts E, Guxens M, Grimalt JO, Hertz-Picciotto I, Iszatt N, Kasper-Sonnenberg M, Kiviranta H, Kogevinas M, Palkovicova L, Ranft U, Schoeters G, Patelarou E, Petersen MS, Torrent M, Trnovec T, Valvi D, Toft GV, Weihe P, Weisglas-Kuperus N, Wilhelm M, Wittsiepe J, Vrijheid M, Bonde JP.  

Environ Int. 2015 Jan;74:23-31. Epub 2014 Oct 11.


Exposure to persistent organic pollutants and sperm sex chromosome ratio in men from the Faroe Islands

  Kvist L, Giwercman A, Weihe P, Kold Jensen T, Grandjean P, Halling J, Skaalum Petersen M, Lundberg Giwercman Y.  Environ Int. 2014 Dec;73:359-64. Epub 2014 Sep 16.


Autoantibodies associated with Prenatal and Childhood Exposure to Environmental Chemicals in Faroese Children

  Osuna CE, Grandjean P, Weihe P, El-Fawal HA.

Toxicol Sci. 2014 Nov 1;142(1):158-66. Epub 2014 Aug 14.


Assessing sources of human methylmercury exposure using stable mercury isotopes.

  Li M, Sherman L, Blum J, Grandjean P, Mikkelsen B, Weihe P, Sunderland EM, Shine JP.

 Environ Sci Technol. 2014 Aug 5;48(15):8800-6. Epub 2014 Jul 8.


Football training improves cardiovascular health profile in sedentary, premenopausal hypertensive women

 Mohr M, Lindenskov A, Holm PM, Nielsen HP, Mortensen J, Weihe P, Krustrup P.

Scand J Med Sci Sports. 2014 Aug;24 Suppl 1:36-42.


Vitamin D in the General Population of Young Adults with Autism in the Faroe Islands. 

Kočovská E, Andorsdóttir G, Weihe P, Halling J, Fernell E, Stóra T, Biskupstø R, Gillberg IC, Shea R, Billstedt E, Bourgeron T, Minnis H, Gillberg C.  

J Autism Dev Disord. 2014 Jun 14.


Effect of hemoglobin adjustment on the precision of mercury concentrations in maternal and cord blood.

Kim BM, Choi AL, Ha EH, Pedersen L, Nielsen F, Weihe P, Hong YC, Budtz-Jørgensen E, Grandjean P. 

Environ Res. 2014 Jul;132:407-12. Epub 2014 May 21.


High-intensity intermittent swimming improves cardiovascular health status for women with mild hypertension.

 Mohr M, Nordsborg NB, Lindenskov A, Steinholm H, Nielsen HP, Mortensen J, Weihe P, Krustrup P.

Biomed Res Int. 2014;2014:728289. Epub 2014 Apr 10.

Neurotoxicity from prenatal and postnatal exposure to methylmercury. Neurotoxicol Teratol. 


Grandjean P, Weihe P, Debes F, Choi AL, Budtz-Jørgensen E. 

2014 May-Jun;43:39-44. Epub 2014 Mar 26.


Negative Confounding by Essential Fatty Acids in Methylmercury Neurotoxicity Associations

A, Mogensen UB, Bjerve K, Debes F, Weihe P, Grandjean P, Budtz-Jorgensen E.

Neurotoxicol Teratol. 2014 Mar-Apr;42:85-92. Epub 2014 Feb 20.



Association between prenatal polychlorinated biphenyl exposure and obesity development at ages 5 and 7 y: a prospective cohort study of 656 children from the Faroe Islands

Tang-Péronard JL, Heitmann BL, Andersen HR, Steuerwald U, Grandjean P, Weihe P, Jensen TK..

Am J Clin Nutr. 2014 Jan;99(1):5-13. Epub 2013 Oct 23.


Visual evoked potentials in children prenatally exposed to methylmercury.

Yorifuji T, Murata K, Bjerve KS, Choi AL, Weihe P, Grandjean P.

Neurotoxicology 2013 Jul;37:15-8. Epub 2013 Mar 30.


Semen quality and reproductive hormones in Faroese men: a cross-sectional population-based study of 481 men.

 Halling J, Petersen MS, Jørgensen N, Jensen TK, Grandjean P, Weihe P.

 BMJ Open. 2013 Mar 1;3(3).


Economic benefits of methylmercury exposure control in Europe: Monetary value of neurotoxicity prevention.

Bellanger M, Pichery C, Aerts D, Berglund M, Castaño A, Cejchanová M, Crettaz P, Davidson F, Esteban M, Fischer ME, Gurzau AE, Halzlova K, Katsonouri A, Knudsen LE, Kolossa-Gehring M, Koppen G, Ligocka D, Miklavčič A, Reis MF, Rudnai P, Tratnik JS, Weihe P, Budtz-Jørgensen E, Grandjean P;

DEMO/COPHES.  Environ Health. 2013 Jan 7;12(1):3.



Reproductive hormone profile and pubertal development in 14-year-old boys prenatally exposed to polychlorinated biphenyls.

Grandjean P, Grønlund C, Kjær IM, Jensen TK, Sørensen N, Andersson AM, Juul A, Skakkebæk NE, Budtz-Jørgensen E, Weihe P.

Toxicol. 2012 Dec;34(4):498-503. Epub 2012 Jul 25.


Contributing author and Responsible for the survey in Faroe Islands. 

Weihe P.

  In: Hibell B, Guttormsson U, Ahlstrom S, Balakireva O, Bjarnason T, Kokkevi A, Kraus L (2012): The 2011 ESPAD Report.

Substance Use Among Students in 36 European Countries. The Swedish Council for Information on Alcohol and Other Drugs (CAN). Stockholm, Sweden. 390 pp, including tables and diagrams.

Meeting abstract. Cohort studies of Faroese children concerning potential adverse health effects after the mothers’ exposure to marine contaminants during pregnancy.

Weihe P and Grandjean P.

Acta Vet Scand. 2012; 54(Suppl 1): S7.

Dietary recommendations regarding pilot whale meat and blubber in the Faroe Islands.

Weihe P, Joensen HD.

Int J Circumpolar Health. 2012 Jul 10;71:18594.

Neurobehavioral deficits at age 7 years associated with prenatal exposure to toxicants from maternal seafood diet. Grandjean P, Weihe P, Nielsen F, Heinzow B, Debes F, Budtz-Jørgensen E.

Teratol. 2012 Jun 13;34(4):466-472. Epub 2012 Jun 13.

Serum Vaccine Antibody Concentrations in Children Exposed to Perfluorinated Compounds.

Grandjean P, Andersen EW, Budtz-Jørgensen E, Nielsen F, Mølbak K, Weihe P, Heilmann C.

JAMA. 2012 Jan 25;307(4):391-7. Erratum in: JAMA. 2012 Mar 21;307(11):1142.


Birth weight and prenatal exposure to polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) and dichlorodiphenyldichloroethylene (DDE): a meta-analysis within 12 European Birth Cohorts.

Govarts E, Nieuwenhuijsen M, Schoeters G, Ballester F, Bloemen K, de Boer M, Chevrier C, Eggesbø M, Guxens M, Krämer U, Legler J, Martinez D, Palkovičová L, Patelarou E, Ranft U, Rautio A, Petersen MS, Slama R, Stigum H, Toft G, Trnovec T, Vandentorren S, Weihe P, Kuperus NW, Wilhelm M, Wittsiepe J, Bonde JP; OBELIX/ENRIECO.

Environ Health Perspect. 2012 Feb;120(2):162-70. Epub 2011 Oct 13.

Balancing the benefits of n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids and the risks of methylmercury exposure from fish consumption.

Mahaffey KR, Sunderland EM, Chan HM, Choi AL, Grandjean P, Mariën K, Oken E, Sakamoto M, Schoeny R, Weihe P, Yan CH, Yasutake A.

Nutr Rev. 2011 Sep;69(9):493-508. Review.

Thyroid Dysfunction as a Mediator of Organochlorine Neurotoxicity in Preschool Children.

Julvez J, Debes F, Weihe P, Choi AL, Grandjean P.

Environ Health Perspect. 2011 Oct;119(10):1429-35. Epub 2011 Jun 30.

Functional MRI approach to developmental methylmercury and polychlorinated biphenyl neurotoxicity.

White RF, Palumbo CL, Yurgelun-Todd DA, Heaton KJ, Weihe P, Debes F, Grandjean P.

Neurotoxicology. 2011 Dec;32(6):975-80. Epub 2011 Apr 27.

Vitamin D status in relation to glucose metabolism and type 2 diabetes in septuagenarians.

Dalgård C, Petersen MS, Weihe P, Grandjean P.

Diabetes Care. 2011 Jun;34(6):1284-8. Epub 2011 Apr 22.

Marine Food Pollutants as a Risk Factor for Hypoinsulinemia and Type 2 Diabetes.

Grandjean P, Henriksen JE, Choi AL, Petersen MS, Dalgård C, Nielsen F, Weihe P.

Epidemiology. 2011 May;22(3):410-7.

​Partition of Environmental Chemicals between Maternal and Fetal Blood and Tissues.

Needham LL, Grandjean P, Heinzow B, Jørgensen PJ, Nielsen F, Patterson DG, Sjödin A, Turner WE, Weihe P.

Sci Technol. 2011 Feb 1;45(3):1121-6. Epub 2010 Dec 17.


Structural equation models for meta-analysis in environmental risk assessment.

Budtz-Jørgensen E, Debes F, Weihe P, Grandjean P.

Environmetrics. 2010 Aug 1;21(5):510-527.

Prenatal exposure to lead and cognitive deficit in 7- and 14-year-old children in the presence of concomitant exposure to similar molar concentration of methylmercury.

Yorifuji T, Debes F, Weihe P, Grandjean P.

Neurotoxicol Teratol. 2011 Mar-Apr;33(2):205-11. Epub 2010 Sep 22.

Sensitivity of continuous performance test (CPT) at age 14years to developmental methylmercury exposure.

Julvez J, Debes F, Weihe P, Choi A, Grandjean P.

Teratol. 2010 Nov-Dec;32(6):627-32. Epub 2010 Aug 10.

Sequential hair mercury in mothers and children from a traditional riverine population of the Rio Tapajós, Amazonia: seasonal change.

Malm O, Dórea JG, Barbosa AC, Pinto FN, Weihe P.

Environ Res. 2010 Oct;110(7):705-9. Epub 2010 Jul 31.

Linkage disequilibrium between the CYP2C19*17 allele and wildtype CYP2C8 and CYP2C9 alleles: identification of CYP2C haplotypes in healthy Nordic populations.

 Pedersen RS, Brasch-Andersen C, Sim SC, Bergmann TK, Halling J, Petersen MS, Weihe P, Edvardsen H, Kristensen VN, Brøsen K, Ingelman-Sundberg M.

J Clin Pharmacol. 2010 Dec;66(12):1199-205. Epub 2010 Jul 28.

Effects of maternal smoking and exposure to methylmercury on brain-derived neurotrophic factor concentrations in umbilical cord serum.

 Spulber S, Rantamäki T, Nikkilä O, Castrén E, Weihe P, Grandjean P, Ceccatelli S.

Sci. 2010 Oct;117(2):263-9. Epub 2010 Jul 14.

Serum concentrations of antibodies against vaccine toxoids in children exposed perinatally to immunotoxicants.

Heilmann C, Budtz-Jørgensen E, Nielsen F, Heinzow B, Weihe P, Grandjean P.

Health Perspect. 2010 Oct;118(10):1434-8. Epub 2010 Jun 1.


Allergy and sensitization during childhood associated with prenatal and lactational exposure to marine pollutants.

Grandjean P, Poulsen LK, Heilmann C, Steuerwald U, Weihe P.

Health Perspect. 2010 Oct;118(10):1429-33. Epub 2010 Jun 1.

High latitude and marine diet: vitamin D status in elderly Faroese.

Dalgård C, Petersen MS, Schmedes AV, Brandslund I, Weihe P, Grandjean P. 

Br J Nutr. 2010 Sep;104(6):914-8. Epub 2010 May 5.

Direct assessment of cumulative aryl hydrocarbon receptor agonist activity in sera from experimentally exposed mice and environmentally exposed humans. 

Schlezinger JJ, Bernard PL, Haas A, Grandjean P, Weihe P, Sherr DH. 

Environ Health Perspect 2010 May;118(5):693-8.




Assessment of emerging and traditional halogenated contaminants in Guillemot (Uria aalge) egg from North-Western Europe and Baltic Sea
Jörundsdóttir H, Bignert A, Svavarsson J, Nygård T, Weihe P, Bergman A
Sci Total Environ. 2009 Jun 15;407(13):4174-83. Epub 2009 Apr 22

No changes in lymphocyte muscarinic receptors and platelet monoamine oxidase-B examined as surrogate central nervous system biomarkers in a Faroese children cohort prenatally exposed to methylmercury and polychlorinated biphenyls Coccini T, Manzo L, Debes F, Steuerwald U, Weihe P, Grandjean PBiomarkers. 2009 Mar;14(2):67-76



Methylmercury exposure and adverse cardiovascular effects in Faroese whaling men
Choi AL, Weihe P, Budtz-Jørgensen E, Jørgensen PJ, Salonen JT, Tuomainen TP, Murata K, Nielsen HP, P
Environ Health Perspect. 2009 Mar;117(3):367-72. Epub 2008 Oct 16


Negative confounding in the evaluation of toxicity: the case of methylmercury in fish and seafood
Choi AL, Cordier S, Weihe P, Grandjean P
Crit Rev Toxicol. 2008;38(10):877-93. Review. Erratum in: Crit Rev Toxicol. 2009;39(1):95


Elimination half-lives of polychlorinated biphenyl congeners in children
Grandjean P, Budtz-Jørgensen E, Barr DB, Needham LL, Weihe P, Heinzow B
Environ Sci Technol. 2008 Sep 15;42(18):6991-6


Prevalence and incidence of Parkinson's disease in The Faroe Islands
Wermuth L, Bech S, Petersen MS, Joensen P, Weihe P, Grandjean P
Acta Neurol Scand. 2008 Aug;118(2):126-31. Epub 2008 Feb 19


Serum concentrations of polyfluoroalkyl compounds in Faroese whale meat consumers
Weihe P, Kato K, Calafat AM, Nielsen F, Wanigatunga AA, Needham LL, Grandjean P
Environ Sci Technol. 2008 Aug 15;42(16):6291-5


Spatial trends of polyfluorinated compounds in guillemot (Uria aalge) eggs from North-Western Europe
Löfstrand K, Jörundsdóttir H, Tomy G, Svavarsson J, Weihe P, Nygård T, Bergman K
Chemosphere. 2008 Aug;72(10):1475-80. Epub 2008 Jun 24


Impact of dietary exposure to food contaminants on the risk of Parkinson's disease.
Petersen MS, Halling J, Bech S, Wermuth L, Weihe P, Nielsen F, Jørgensen PJ, Budtz-Jørgensen E, Gran
Neurotoxicology. 2008 Jul;29(4):584-90. Epub 2008 Mar 14


Increased prenatal exposure to methylmercury does not affect the risk of Parkinson's disease. 
Petersen MS, Weihe P, Choi A, Grandjean P
Neurotoxicology. 2008 Jul;29(4):591-5. Epub 2008 May 4


CYP2D6 polymorphism in relation to tramadol metabolism: a study of faroese patients
Halling J, Weihe P, Brosen K
Ther Drug Monit. 2008 Jun;30(3):271-5

Selenium as a potential protective factor against mercury developmental neurotoxicity
Choi AL, Budtz-Jorgensen E, Jorgensen PJ, Steuerwald U, Debes F, Weihe P, Grandjean P
Environ Res. 2008 May;107(1):45-52. Epub 2007 Sep 12


Genetic predisposition to Parkinson's disease: CYP2D6 and HFE in the Faroe Islands
Halling J, Petersen MS, Grandjean P, Weihe P, Brosen K
Pharmacogenet Genomics. 2008 Mar;18(3):209-12

Developmental origins of environmentally induced disease and dysfunction International Conference on Foetal Programming and Developmental Toxicity, Tórshavn, Faroe Islands, 20-24 May, 2007. 

Grandjean P, Weihe P
Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol. 2008 Feb;102(2):71-2


The Faroese statement: human health effects of developmental exposure to chemicals in our environment
Grandjean P, Bellinger D, Bergman A, Cordier S, Davey-Smith G, Eskenazi B, Gee D, Gray K, Hanson M,
Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol. 2008 Feb;102(2):73-5


The CYP2D6 polymorphism in relation to the metabolism of amitriptyline and nortriptyline in the Faro
Halling J, Weihe P, Brosen K
Br J Clin Pharmacol. 2008 Jan;65(1):134-8. Epub 2007 Aug 31



Polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) induction of CYP3A4 enzyme activity in healthy Faroese adults
Petersen MS, Halling J, Damkier P, Nielsen F, Grandjean P, Weihe P, Brosen K
Toxicol Appl Pharmacol. 2007 Oct 15;224(2):202-6. Epub 2007 Jul 14


Separation of risks and benefits of seafood intake
Budtz-Jorgensen E, Grandjean P, Weihe P
Environ Health Perspect. 2007 Mar;115(3):323-7. Epub 2006 Dec 14


Confounder selection in environmental epidemiology: assessment of health effects of prenatal mercury
Budtz-Jorgensen E, Keiding N, Grandjean P, Weihe P
Ann Epidemiol. 2007 Jan;17(1):27-35. Epub 2006 Oct 5


Føroyska samtyktin
Philippe Grandjean v.m.
Trygd og Trivni 1-2007. 4-7


Caffeine N3-demethylation (CYP1A2) in a population with an increased exposure to polychlorinated bip
Petersen MS, Halling J, Damkier P, Nielsen F, Grandjean P, Weihe P, Brosen K
Eur J Clin Pharmacol. 2006 Dec;62(12):1041-8. Epub 2006 Nov 7


Correction for "Delayed brainstem auditory evoked potential latencies in 14-year-old children expose
Murata K, Weihe P, Budtz-Jorgensen E, Jorgensen PJ, Grandjean P
J Pediatr. 2006 Oct;149(4):583-4


Impact of prenatal methylmercury exposure on neurobehavioral function at age 14 years
Debes F, Budtz-Jorgensen E, Weihe P, White RF, Grandjean P
Neurotoxicol Teratol. 2006 Sep-Oct;28(5):536-47. Epub 2006 Sep 1


Reduced Antibody Responses to Vaccinations in Children Exposed to Polychlorinated Biphenyls
Heilmann C, Grandjean P, Weihe P, Nielsen F, Budtz-Jorgensen E
PLoS Med. 2006 Aug 22;3(8): e311


Impact of prenatal methylmercury exposure on neurobehavioral function at age 14 years
Debes F, Budtz-Jorgensen E, Weihe P, White RF, Grandjean P
Neurotoxicol Teratol. 2006 May-Jun;28(3):363-75. Epub 2006 May 2


Serum polychlorinated biphenyl and organochlorine insecticide concentrations in a Faroese birth coho
Barr DB, Weihe P, Davis MD, Needham LL, Grandjean P
Chemosphere. 2006 Feb;62(7):1167-82. Epub 2005 Sep 16



Concentrations of polybrominated diphenyl ethers, polychlonnated biphenyls, and polychlorobiphenylol
Fangstrom B, Hovander L, Bignert A, Athanassiadis I, Linderholm L, Grandjean P, Weihe P, Bergman A
Environ Sci Technol. 2005 Dec 15;39(24):9457-63


Effects of breast feeding on neuropsychological development in a community with methylmercury exposu
Jensen TK, Grandjean P, Jorgensen EB, White RF, Debes F, Weihe P
J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol. 2005 Sep;15(5):423-30


Polybrominated diphenyl ethers and traditional organochlorine pollutants in fulmars (Fulmarus glacia)
Fängström B, Athanasiadou M, Athanassiadis I, Bignert A, Grandjean P, Weihe P, Bergman A
Chemosphere. 2005 Aug;60(7):836-43


Polymorphism of CYP2D6, CYP2C19, CYP2C9 and CYP2C8 in the Faroese population
Halling J, Petersen MS, Damkier P, Nielsen F, Grandjean P, Weihe P, Lundgren S, Lundblad MS, Brosen
Eur J Clin Pharmacol. 2005 Aug;61(7):491-7. Epub 2005 Jul 16


A retrospective study of PBDEs and PCBs in human milk from the Faroe Islands
Fangstrom B, Strid A, Grandjean P, Weihe P, Bergman A
Environ Health. 2005 Jul 14;4:12


Astma á føroyskum fiskavirkjum
Herborg L. Johannesen og Pál Weihe
Trygd og Trivni 3-4/2005. 16-17


Umbilical cord mercury concentration as biomarker of prenatal exposure to methylmercury
Grandjean P, Budtz-Jorgensen E, Jorgensen PJ, Weihe P
Environ Health Perspect. 2005 Jul;113(7):905-8


Hydroxylated PCB metabolites in nonhatched fulmar eggs from the Faroe Islands
Fangstrom B, Athanasiadou M, Athanassiadis I, Weihe P, Bergman A
Ambio. 2005 May;34(3):184-7


Roykur á arbeiðsplássinum
Pál Weihe
Trygd og Trivni 2-2005. 12-13


Application of hair-mercury analysis to determine the impact of a seafood advisory
Weihe P, Grandjean P, Jorgensen PJ
Environ Res. 2005 Feb;97(2):200-8


Underestimation of Risk Due to Exposure Misclassification
Grandjean P, Budtz-Jørgensen E, Keiding N, Weihe Pal
Human and Ecological Risk Assessment, Volume 11, Number 1, February 2005 , pp. 179-187(9)




Effects of methylmercury on neurodevelopment in Japanese children in relation to Madeiran study
Murata K, Sakamoto M, Kunihiko N, Weihe P, Dakeishi M, Iwata T, Liu X-J, Ohno T, Kurosawa T, Kamiya
Int Arch Occup Environ Health. 2004 Nov;77(8):571-9. Epub 2004 Nov 20


Association between mercury concentrations in blood and hair in methylmercury-exposed subjects at di
Budtz-Jorgensen E, Grandjean P, Jorgensen PJ, Weihe P, Keiding N
Environ Res. 2004 Jul;95(3):385-93


Epidemiologisk vurdering af risici ved prænatal methylkviksølveksponering
Jensen TK, Weihe P, Budtz-Jørgensen E, Debes F, Grandjean P
ISMF. 2004; 4: 39-47

Cardiac autonomic activity in methylmercury neurotoxicity: 14-year follow-up of a Faroese birth cohort
Grandjean P, Murata K, Budtz-Jorgensen E, Weihe P
J Pediatr. 2004 Feb;144(2):169-76


Delayed brainstem auditory evoked potential latencies in 14-year-old children exposed to methylmercury
Murata K, Weihe P, Budtz-Jorgensen E, Jorgensen PJ, Grandjean P
J Pediatr. 2004 Feb;144(2):177-83


Arbeiðsmedisin: Heilsutrupulleikar í fiskivinnuni
Pál Weihe
Trygd og Trivni 1-2004. 10-11


Underestimation of risk due to exposure misclassification
Grandjean P, Budtz-Jorgensen E, Keiding N, Weihe P
Int J Occup Med Environ Health. 2004;17(1):131-6



Assessment of xenoestrogenic exposure by a biomarker approach: application of the E-Screen bioassay to determine estrogenic response of serum extracts.
Rasmussen TH, Nielsen F, Andersen HR, Nielsen JB, Weihe P, Grandjean P
Environ Health. 2003 Oct 15;2(1):12


Consequences of exposure measurement error for confounder identification in environmental epidemiology
Budtz-Jorgensen E, Keiding N, Grandjean P, Weihe P, White RF
Stat Med. 2003 Oct 15;22(19):3089-100


Prenatal methylmercury exposure in the Seychelles
Weihe P
Lancet. 2003 Aug 23;362(9384):665; author reply 666-7


Autometallographic tracing of mercury in pilot whale tissues in the Faroe Islands
Stoltenberg M, Larsen A, Kemp K, Bloch D, Weihe P
Int J Circumpolar Health. 2003 May;62(2):182-9


Attenuated growth of breast-fed children exposed to increased concentrations of methylmercury and polychlorinated biphenyls.

Grandjean P, Budtz-Jorgensen E, Steuerwald U, Heinzow B, Needham LL, Jorgensen PJ, Weihe P.
FASEB J. 2003 Apr;17(6):699-701. Epub 2003 Feb 05.


Arachidonic acid status during pregnancy is associated with polychlorinated biphenyl exposure
Grandjean P, Weihe P.
Am J Clin Nutr. 2003 Mar;77(3):715-9.


Neurotoxic risk caused by stable and variable exposure to methylmercury from seafood.
Grandjean P, White RF, Weihe P, Jorgensen PJ.
Ambul Pediatr. 2003 Jan-Feb;3(1):18-23.


Miljøepidemiologisk forskning fører til sænkning af grænseværdien for kviksølv
Weihe P, Debes F, White RF, Sorensen N, Budtz-Jorgensen E, Keiding N, Grandjean P.
Ugeskrift for Læger. 2003 Jan 6;165(2):107-11



Estimation of health effects of prenatal methylmercury exposure using structural equation models.
Budtz-Jorgensen E, Keiding N, Grandjean P, Weihe P.
Environ Health. 2002 Oct 14;1(1):2.


Hydroxylated PCB metabolites and PCBs in serum from pregnant Faroese women.
Fangstrom B, Athanasiadou M, Grandjean P, Weihe P, Bergman A.
Environ Health Perspect. 2002 Sep;110(9):895-9.


Vanity of mercury exposure biomarkers Biomarkers of environmentally associated disease.
Grandjean, P, Jørgensen, PJ, Weihe, P.
Boca Raton, FL, CRC Press/Lewis Publishers, 2002: 235-47.


Spermaturia and serum hormone concentrations at the age of puberty in boys prenatally exposed to pol
Mol NM, Sorensen N, Weihe P, Andersson AM, Jorgensen N, Skakkebaek NE, Keiding N, Grandjean P.
Eur J Endocrinol. 2002 Mar;146(3):357-63.


Neurobehavioral performance of Inuit children with increased prenatal exposure to methylmercury.
Weihe P, Hansen JC, Murata K, Debes F, Jorgensen P, Steuerwald U, White RF, Grandjean P.
Int J Circumpolar Health. 2002 Feb;61(1):41-9.



Birthweight in a fishing community: significance of essential fatty acids and marine food contaminan
Grandjean P, Bjerve KS, Weihe P, Steuerwald U.
Int J Epidemiol. 2001 Dec;30(6):1272-8.


Neurobehavioral deficits associated with PCB in 7-year-old children prenatally exposed to seafood neurotoxicants.

Grandjean P, Weihe P, Burse VW, Needham LL, Storr-Hansen E, Heinzow B, Debes F, Murata K, Simonsen H
Neurotoxicol Teratol. 2001 Jul-Aug;23(4):305-17.


Impact of contrast sensitivity performance on visually presented neurobehavioral tests in mercury-exposed children.

Grandjean P, White RF, Sullivan K, Debes F, Murata K, Otto DA, Weihe P.
Neurotoxicol Teratol. 2001 Mar-Apr;23(2):141-6.


Maternal seafood diet, methylmercury exposure, and neonatal neurologic function.
Steuerwald U, Weihe P, Jorgensen PJ, Bjerve K, Brock J, Heinzow B, Budtz-Jorgensen E, Grandjean P.
J Pediatr. 2000 May;136(5):599-605.


Benchmark dose calculations of methylmercury-associated neurobehavioural deficits.
Budtz-Jorgensen E, Grandjean P, Keiding N, White RF, Weihe P.
Toxicol Lett. 2000 Mar 15;112-113:193-9.



Delayed evoked potentials in children exposed to methylmercury from seafood.
Murata K, Weihe P, Renzoni A, Debes F, Vasconcelos R, Zino F, Araki S, Jorgensen PJ, White RF, Grand
Neurotoxicol Teratol. 1999 Jul-Aug;21(4):343-8.


Evoked potentials in Faroese children prenatally exposed to methylmercury.
Murata K, Weihe P, Araki S, Budtz-Jorgensen E, Grandjean P.
Neurotoxicol Teratol. 1999 Jul-Aug;21(4):471-2.


Methylmercury exposure biomarkers as indicators of neurotoxicity in children aged 7 years.
Grandjean P, Budtz-Jorgensen E, White RF, Jorgensen PJ, Weihe P, Debes F, Keiding N.
Am J Epidemiol. 1999 Aug 1;150(3):301-5.


Prenatal methylmercury exposure as a cardiovascular risk factor at seven years of age.
Sorensen N, Murata K, Budtz-Jorgensen E, Weihe P, Grandjean P.
Epidemiology. 1999 Jul;10(4):370-5.


Isolation of Lyme disease Borrelia from puffins (Fratercula arctica) and seabird ticks (Ixodes uriae
Gylfe, Olsen B, Strasevicius D, Marti Ras N, Weihe P, Noppa L, Ostberg Y, Baranton G, Bergstrom S.
J Clin Microbiol. 1999 Apr;37(4):890-6.



Dálking av høvunum ávirkar børn í Føroyum
Pál Weihe
Frøði 1998;1: 4-11


A new era of mercury hazards (editorial).
Grandjean P, Weihe P.
Environ Res 1998; 77: 67


Cancerregistrering på Færøerne
Dalberg J, Jacobsen O, Storm HH, Egholm M, Niclasen SD, Joensen HD, Weihe PM.
Ugeskrift for Læger 1998 May 18;160(21):3058-62


Cognitive performance of children prenatally exposed to "safe" levels of methylmercury
Grandjean P, Weihe P, White RF, Debes F.
Environ Res. 1998 May;77(2):165-72.


Methylmercury dose estimation from umbilical cord concentrations in patients with Minamata disease.
Akagi H, Grandjean P, Takizawa Y, Weihe P.
Environ Res. 1998 May;77(2):98-103.


Methylmercury risks. Science
Weihe P, Grandjean P.
1998 Jan 30;279(5351):639; author reply 641.



Cognitive deficit in 7-year-old children with prenatal exposure to methylmercury.
Grandjean P, Weihe P, White RF, Debes F, Araki S, Yokoyama K, Murata K, Sorensen N, Dahl R, Jorgense
Neurotoxicol Teratol. 1997 Nov-Dec;19(6):417-28.


Population studies in ethnic minorities
Grandjean P, Weihe P.
In: Sorsa M, Eyfjord J, eds. Human biobanks - ethical and social issues. 1997,pp 111-116.



Feasibility and validity of three computer-assisted neurobehavioral tests in 7-year-old children.
Dahl R, White RF, Weihe P, Sorensen N, Letz R, Hudnell HK, Otto DA, Grandjean P.
Neurotoxicol Teratol. 1996 Jul-Aug;18(4):413-9.


Health implications for Faroe islanders of heavy metals and PCBs from pilot whales.
Weihe P, Grandjean P, Debes F, White R.
Sci Total Environ. 1996 Jul 16;186(1-2):141-8.


Neurobehavioral epidemiology: application in risk assessment.
Grandjean P, White RF, Weihe P.
Environ Health Perspect. 1996 Apr;104 Suppl 2:397-400.



Relation of a seafood diet to mercury, selenium, arsenic, and polychlorinated biphenyl and other organochlorine concentrations in human milk.

Grandjean P, Weihe P, Needham LL, Burse VW, Patterson DG Jr, Sampson EJ, Jorgensen PJ, Vahter M.
Environ Res. 1995 Oct;71(1):29-38.


Milestone development in infants exposed to methylmercury from human milk.
Grandjean P, Weihe P, White RF.
Neurotoxicology. 1995 Spring;16(1):27-33.


Methylmercury: significance of intrauterine and postnatal exposures.
Grandjean P, Weihe P, Nielsen JB.
Clin Chem. 1994 Jul;40(7 Pt 2):1395-400.


Mercury in the Umbilical Cord: Implications for Risk Assessment for Minamata Disease.
Dalgard C, Grandjean P, Jorgensen PJ, Weihe P.
Environ Health Perspect. 1994 Jun;102(6-7):548-50.


Human Milk as a Source of Methylmercury Exposure in Infants.
Grandjean P, Jorgensen PJ, Weihe P.
Environ Health Perspect. 1994 Jan;102(1):74-7.



Frequency of seafood intake in pregnancy as a determinant of birth weight: evidence for a dose depen
Olsen SF, Grandjean P, Weihe P, Videro T.
J Epidemiol Community Health. 1993 Dec;47(6):436-40.


Neurobehavioral effects of intrauterine mercury exposure: potential sources of bias.
Grandjean P, Weihe P.
Environ Res. 1993 Apr;61(1):176-83.



Impact of maternal seafood diet on fetal exposure to mercury, selenium, and lead.
Grandjean P, Weihe P, Jorgensen PJ, Clarkson T, Cernichiari E, Videro T.
Arch Environ Health. 1992 May-Jun;47(3):185-95.


Meningokoksygdom på Færøerne 1978-1985
Mathiassen B, Weihe PM, Rasmussen JM, Petersen TV, Isager H.
Ugeskrift for Læger. 1990 May 7;152(19):1360-2.



Screening for complement deficiencies in patients surviving from epidemic meningococcal disease
Rasmussen JM, Teisner B, Weihe P, Mathiassen B, Petersen T, Isager H.
J Clin Lab Immunol. 1988 Apr;25(4):161-5.


An epidemic outbreak of group B meningococcal disease on the Faroe Islands
Weihe P, Mathiassen B, Rasmussen JM, Petersen T, Isager H.

Scand J Infect Dis. 1988;20(3):291-6.


Dødsulykker blandt søens folk
Bang J, Fischerman M, Franck C, Lyngenbo O, Nielsen A, Weihe P.
Søfarts- og fiskerimedicin. Sydjysk Universitetsforlag 1988: 143-70.


Søens folk –Arbejdsmiljøets helbredspåvirkning
Weihe P.
Søfarts- og fiskerimedicin. Sydjysk Universitetsforlag 1988: 123-41.



Selvmordsforsøg i lavsocial området Færøerne
Wang AG, Weihe P, Thorsteinsson E.
Ugeskr Læger. 1982 sep 13;144(37):2736-40


Hepatic microsomal enzyme function in technicians and anesthesiologists exposed to halothane and nitrous oxide.

Dossing M, Weihe P.
Int Arch Occup Environ Health. 1982;51(1):91-8.



Medikament-allergisk feber (drug-fever) i forbindelse med nyt antidepressivum nomifesin (allival)
Weihe P, Thybo S, Magnussen P.
Ugeskr Læger. 1981 maj 24;143(21):1330-1

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