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The European COPHES/DEMOCOPHES project: towards transnational comparability and reliability of human biomonitoring results.

disclosed analytical shortcomings in the determination of Cd when using certain ICP / MS methods. Results were corrected by reanalyzes. The COPHES / DEMOCOPHES project for the first time succeeded in ...

Association of physical activity, waist circumference and body mass index with subjective health among Belgian adults.

a nationally representative sample of Belgian adults. METHODS: Data from the 2004 Belgian Food Consumption Survey were used. A face-to-face questionnaire about sociodemographic and socioeconomic characteristics, ...

Characterization of suspected illegal skin whitening cosmetics.

EU market. A newly developed screening method using ultra high performance liquid chromatography-time off flight-mass spectrometry allows routine analysis of suspected products. 163 suspected skin ...

Intake and dietary sources of haem and non-haem iron among European adolescents and their association with iron status and different lifestyle and socio-economic factors.

evaluate the relation of iron intake and status in European adolescents. SUBJECTS / METHODS: Two non-consecutive 24-h recalls were completed by a computerised tool. The socio-demographic and socio-economic ...

MLVA as a tool for public health surveillance of human Salmonella Typhimurium: prospective study in Belgium and evaluation of MLVA loci stability.

demonstrates that MLVA improves public health surveillance of S. Typhimurium. However, the 5-loci MLVA should be complemented with other subtyping methods for investigation of possible outbreaks with frequent ...

Evaluation of a screening system for obesogenic compounds: screening of endocrine disrupting compounds and evaluation of the PPAR dependency of the effect.

effects. This threshold based method was combined with the well described strictly standardized mean difference (SSMD) method for classification of non-, weak- or strong obesogenic compounds. In the next ...

Development and validation of qualitative SYBR®Green real-time PCR for detection and discrimination of Listeria spp. and Listeria monocytogenes.

and the “Definition of minimum performance requirements for analytical methods of GMO testing”. The developed assays target the iap, prs and hlyA genes that belong to or neighbour the virulence cluster ...

Estimation of dietary aluminum exposure of the Belgian adult population: evaluation of contribution of food and kitchenware.

on 552 pooled samples. The estimated usual daily intake of Al was calculated with the Nusser method, and amounted to 0.030mg/kg bodyweight bw/day, or 21% of the Provisional Tolerable Weekly Intake ...

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