Shanza Jamshed
McMaster University
OffspringAdipogenesisWhite adipose tissueAdipose tissueAnimal studiesChemistrySerotoninType 2 diabetesSmoking cessationPregnancyNeurotoxicityNicotineNicotine replacement therapyBrown adipose tissueTryptophan MetabolismEnvironmental exposureSignallingPhysiologyPeripheralPharmacotherapyObesityBiochemistryDiabetes mellitusMedicine
Publications 3
#1Laiba Jamshed (McMaster University)H-Index: 2
#2Genevieve A. Perono (McMaster University)H-Index: 3
Last. Alison C. Holloway (McMaster University)H-Index: 48
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#1Laiba JamshedH-Index: 2
Last. Alison C. Holloway (McMaster University)H-Index: 48
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Cigarette smoking during pregnancy is associated with numerous obstetrical, fetal and developmental complications, as well as an increased risk of adverse health consequences in the adult offspring. Nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) and electronic nicotine delivery systems (e-cigarettes) have been developed as a pharmacotherapy for smoking cessation and are considered safer alternatives for women to smoke during pregnancy. The safety of NRT use during pregnancy has been evaluated in a limited n...
#1Robert M Gutgesell (McMaster University)H-Index: 3
#2Evangelia Evelyn Tsakiridis (McMaster University)H-Index: 2
Last. Alison C. Holloway (McMaster University)H-Index: 48
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Obesity is a leading cause of morbidity, mortality and health care expenditure whose incidence is rapidly rising across the globe. Although the cause of the obesity epidemic is typically viewed as a product of an increased availability of high calorie foods and/or a reduction in physical activity, there is mounting evidence that exposure to synthetic chemicals in our environment may play an important role. Pesticides, are a class of chemicals whose widespread use has coincided with the global ri...
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