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Bisphenol A levels in blood and urine in a Chinese population and the personal factors affecting the levels.
The objective of the study was to describe the background bisphenol A (BPA) levels in urine and serum of a Chinese population without occupational exposure and to examine the personal characteristics… Expand
Urine Bisphenol-A Level in Relation to Obesity and Overweight in School-Age Children
Bisphenol-A (BPA) is a potential endocrine disruptor impacting metabolic processes and increasing the risk of obesity. To determine whether urine BPA level is associated with overweight/obesity in… Expand
Arbuscular mycorrhizae enhance metal lead uptake and growth of host plants under a sand culture experiment.
A sand culture experiment was conducted to investigate whether mycorrhizal colonization and mycorrhizal fungal vesicular numbers were influenced by metal lead, and whether mycorrhizae enhance host… Expand
Structural characterization and properties of konjac glucomannan/curdlan blend films.
A series of novel edible blend films of konjac glucomannan (KGM) and curdlan were prepared by a solvent-casting technique with different blending ratios of the two polymers. The Fourier transform… Expand
Measuring the Lifetime Value of Customers Acquired from Google Search Advertising
Our main objective in this paper is to measure the value of customers acquired from Google search advertising accounting for two factors that have been overlooked in the conventional method widely… Expand
Urinary pyrethroid metabolites among pregnant women in an agricultural area of the Province of Jiangsu, China.
- Xiaojuan Qi, Minglan Zheng, C. Wu, G. Wang, C. Feng, Zhijun Zhou
- International journal of hygiene and…
- 1 September 2012
Pyrethroid pesticides are widely used throughout the world in agriculture to protect crops and in public health to control diseases. Of particular concern is exposure of pregnant women and their… Expand
Structural properties of films and rheology of film-forming solutions of chitosan gallate for food packaging.
The chitosan gallates (CG) were obtained by free-radical-initiated grafting of gallic acid (GA) onto chitosan (CS) in this work. The chemical structures of the CG were corroborated by UV-vis, GPC and… Expand
Effects of resveratrol on glucose control and insulin sensitivity in subjects with type 2 diabetes: systematic review and meta-analysis
Although the regular consumption of resveratrol has been known to improve glucose homeostasis and reverse insulin resistance in type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM), the reported results are inconsistent.… Expand
Vitamin D supplementation and glycemic control in type 2 diabetes patients: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
INTRODUCTION Low vitamin D status has been found to be associated with impaired glycemic control in patients who suffer from type 2 diabetes; however, whether vitamin D supplementation is associated… Expand
The Economic Value of Online Reviews
This paper investigates the economic value of online reviews for consumers and restaurants. We use a data set from Dianping.com , a leading Chinese website providing user-generated reviews, to study… Expand