Toxicology Lab

"Rien ne se perd, rien ne se crée, tout se transforme."

("Nothing is lost, nothing is created, everything is transformed.")

Traité Elémentaire de Chimie (Elementary Treatise of Chemistry) Antoine Lavoisier, 1789


1. S. Fustinoni, M. Buratti, R. Giampiccolo, A. Colombi. Biological and environmental monitoring of exposure to airborne benzene and other aromatic hydrocarbons in Milan traffic wardens. Toxicology Letters 1995; 77: 387-392.

2. M. Buratti, S. Fustinoni, A. Colombi. Fast liquid chromatographic determination of urinary trans,trans-muconic acid. Journal of Chromatography B Biomed Appl. 1996; 677: 257-263.

3. S. Fustinoni, C. Colosio, A. Colombi, L. Lastrucci, K. Yeowell-O'Connell, S.M. Rappaport. Albumin and hemoglobin adducts as biomarkers of exposure to styrene in fiberglass-reinforced-plastic workers. International Archives of Occupational and Environmental Health 1998; 71: 35-41.

4.  F.M. Rubino, L. Floridia, M. Tavazzani, S. Fustinoni, R. Giampiccolo, A. Colombi. Height profile of some air quality markers in the urban atmosphere surroundings a 100m tower building. Atmospheric Environment 1998. 32: 3569-3580.

5. S. Fustinoni, R. Giampiccolo, S. Pulvirenti, M. Buratti, A. Colombi. Headspace solid-phase microextraction for the determination of benzene, toluene, ethylbenzene and xylenes in urine. Journal of Chromatography B Sci.Appl. 1999; 723: 105-115.

6. M. Buratti, O. Pellegrino, C. Valla, S. Fustinoni, G. Brambilla, A. Colombi. Gas chromatography-electron-capture detector of urinary methylhyppuric acid isomers as biomarkers of environmental exposure to xylene. Journal of Chromatography B Biomed Sci. Appl. 1999; 723: 95-104.

7.  L. Perbellini, M. Buratti, M.L. Fiorentino, S. Fustinoni, F. Pasini, S. Magnaghi. Matrix interferences in the analysis of benzene in urine. Journal of Chromatography B Sci. Appl. 1999; 724: 257-264.

8. S. Fustinoni, M. Buratti, R. Giampiccolo, G. Brambilla, V. Foà, A. Colombi. Comparison between blood and urinary toluene as biomarkers of exposure to toluene. International Archives of Occupational and Environmental Health 2000; 73: 389-396.

9.  P. Carrer, M. Maroni, D. Alcini, D. Cavallo, S. Fustinoni, L. Lovato, F. Visigalli. Assessment through environmental and biological measurements of total daily exposure to volatile organic compounds of office workers in Milan, Italy. Indoor Air 2000; 10: 258-268.

10. M. Buratti, G. Brambilla, S. Fustinoni, O. Pellegrino, S. Pulvirenti, A. Colombi. Determination of monobromobimane derivatives of phenylmercapturic and benzylmercapturic acids in urine by high-performance liquid chromatography and fluorimetry. J Chromatogr B Biomed Sci Appi. 2001; 751:305-313.

11. S. Waidyanatha, N. Rothman, S. Fustinoni, M.T. Smith, R.B. Hayes, W. Bechtold, M. Dosemeci, L. Guilan, S. Yin, S.M. Rappaport. Urinary benzene as a biomarker of exposure among occupationally exposed and unexposed subjects. Carcinogenesis. 2001; 22:279-286.

12. P. Begemann, P.B. Upton, A. Ranasinghe, J.A. Swenberg, L. Soleo, L. Vimercati, A. Gelormini, S. Fustinoni, I. Zwirner-Baier, H.-G. Neumann. Hemoglobin adducts as biomarkers of 1,3-butadiene in occupationally low exposed Italian workers and a few diesel-exposed miners. Chemico-Biological Interactions 2001; 135-136: 675-678.

13. C. Colosio, S. Fustinoni, S. Birindelli, I. Bonomi, G. De Paschale, T. Mammone, M. Tiramani, F. Vercelli, S. Visentin, M. Maroni. Ethylenethiourea in urine as an indicator of exposure to mancozeb in vineyard workers. Toxicology Letters. 2002; 134:133-140.

14. S. Fustinoni, L. Soleo, M. Warholm, P. Begemann, A. Rannug, H.-G. Neumann, J.A. Swenberg, L. Vimercati, A. Colombi. Influence of metabolic genotypes on biomarkers of exposure to 1,3-butadiene in humans. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention 2002. 11: 1082-1090.

15. Campo L., Fustinoni S., Malinverno G., Foà V. Individuazione di indicatori biologici urinari per il monitoraggio dell'esposizione a tetrafluoroetilene. G. Ital. Med. Lav. Erg. 2003; 25:4, 486.

16. S. Fustinoni, L. Perbellini, L. Soleo, M. Manno, V. Foà, Biological monitoring in occupational exposure to low levels of 1,3-butadiene. Toxicology Letters 2004; 149: 353-360.

17. Fustinoni S, Campo L, Colosio C, Birindelli S, Foa V. Application of gas chromatography-mass spectrometry for the determination of urinary ethylenethiourea in humans. Journal of Chromatography B-Analytical Technologies in the Biomedical and Life Sciences 2005a; 814:251-258.

18. Fustinoni S, Mercadante R, Campo L, Scibetta L, Valla C, Foa V. Determination of urinary ortho- and meta-cresol in humans by headspace SPME gas chromatography/mass spectrometry. Journal of Chromatography B-Analytical Technologies in the Biomedical and Life Sciences 2005b; 817:309-317.

19. Fustinoni S, Buratti M, Campo L, Colombi A, Consonni D, Pesatori AC, Bonzini M, Farmer P, Garte S, Valerio F, Merlo DF, Bertazzi PA. Urinary t,t-muconic acid, S-phenylmercapturic acid and benzene as biomarkers of low benzene exposure. Chemico-Biological Interactions 2005c; 153:253-256.

20. Farmer PB, Kaur B, Roach J, Levy L, Consonni D, Bertazzi PA, Pesatori A, Fustinoni S, Buratti M, Bonzini M, Colombi A, Popov T, Cavallo D, Desideri A, Valerio F, Pala M, Bolognesi C, Merlo F. The use of S-phenylmercapturic acid as a biomarker in molecular epidemiology studies of benzene. Chemico-Biological Interactions 2005; 153:97-102.

21. Fustinoni S, Consonni D, Campo L, Buratti M, Colombi A, Pesatori AC, Bonzini M, Bertazzi PA, Foà V, Garte S, Farmer PB, Levy LS, Pala M, Valerio F, Fontana V, Desideri A, Merlo DF. Monitoring low benzene exposure: Comparative evaluation of urinary biomarkers, influence of cigarette smoking, and genetic polymorphisms. Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers & Prevention 2005d; 14:2237-2244.

22. Corsini E, Birindelli S, Fustinoni S, De Paschale G, Mammone T, Visentin S, Galli CL, Marinovich M, Colosio C. Immunomodulatory effects of the fungicide Mancozeb in agricultural workers. Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology 2005; 208:178-185.

23. Lovreglio P, Bukvic N, Fustinoni S, Ballini A, Drago I, Foa V, Guanti G, Soleo L. Lack of genotoxic effect in workers exposed to very low doses of 1,3-butadiene. Archives of Toxicology 2006; 80:378-381.

24. Colosio C, Visentin S, Birindelli S, Campo L, Fustinoni S, Mariani F, Tiramani M, Tommasini M, Brambilla G, Maroni M. Reference values for ethylenethiourea in urine in Northern Italy: Results of a pilot study. Toxicology Letters 2006: 162:153-157.

25. Campo L, Addario L, Buratti M, Scibetta L, Longhi O, Valla C, Cirla PE, Martinetti I, Foa V, Fustinoni S. Biological monitoring of exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons by determination of unmetabolized compounds in urine. Toxicology Letters 2006a; 162:132-138.

26. Campo L, Buratti M, Fustinoni S, Cirla P, Martinotti I, Longhi O, Cavallo D, Foa V. 2006. Evaluation of exposure to PAHs in asphalt workers by environmental and biological monitoring. Living in a Chemical World Framing the Future in Light of the Past. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences 2006b; 1076: 405-420.

27. Rubino FM, Verduci C, Buratti M, Fustinoni S, Campo L, Omodeo-Salè E, Giglio M, Iavicoli S, Brambilla G, Colombi A. Assay of urinary alpha-fluoro-beta-alanine by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry for the biological monitoring of occupational exposure to 5-fluorouracil in oncology nurses and pharmacy technicians. Biomedical Chromatography 2006; 20:257-66.

28. Colosio C, Fustinoni S, Corsini E, Bosetti C, Birindelli S, Boers D, Campo L, La Vecchia C, Liesivuori J, Pennanen S, Vergieva T, Van Amelsvoort LGPM, Steerenberg P, Swaen GMH, Zaikov C, Van Loveren H. Changes in serum markers indicative of health effects in vineyard workers following exposure to thè fungicide mancozeb: an Italian study. Biomarkers 2007; 12:574-588.

29. Cirla P, Martinotti I, Buratti M, Fustinoni S, Campo L, Zito E, Prandi E, Longhi O, Cavallo D, Foa V. 2007. Assessment of exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH) in Italian asphalt workers. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene 2007; 4:97-99.

30. Scibetta L, Campo L, Mercadante R, Foa V, Fustinoni S. Determination of low level methyl tert-butyl ether, ethyl tert-butyl ether and methyl tert-amyl ether in human urine by HS-SPME gas chromatography/mass spectrometry. Analytica Chimica Acta 2007; 581:53-62.

31. Fustinoni S, Mercadante R, Campo L, Scibetta L, Valla C, Consonni D, Foa V. Comparison between urinary o-cresol and toluene as biomarkers of toluene exposure. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene 2007; 4:1-9.

32. Campo L, Fustinoni S, Buratti M, Cirla PE, Martinotti I, Foa V. 2007. Unmetabolized polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in urine as biomarkers of low exposure in asphalt workers. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene 2007; 4:100-110.

33. Buratti M, Campo L, Fustinoni S, Valla C, Martinotti I, Cirla PE, Cavallo D, Foa V. 2007. Application of ultraviolet spectrophotometry to estimate occupational exposure to airborne polyaromatic compounds in asphalt pavers. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene 2007a; 4:412-419.

34. Buratti M, Campo L, Fustinoni S, Cirla PE, Martinotti I, Cavallo D, Foa V. 2007. Urinary hydroxylated metabolites of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons as biomarkers of exposure in asphalt workers. Biomarkers 2007b; 12:221-239.

35. Bollati V, Baccarelli A, Hou LF, Bonzini M, Fustinoni S, Cavallo D, Byun HM, Jiang J, Mannelli B, Pesatori AC, Bertazzi PA, Yang AS. Changes in DNA methylation patterns in subjects exposed to low-dose benzene. Cancer Research 2007; 67:876-880.

36. Fustinoni S, Campo L, Cirla AM, Cirla PE, Cutugno V, Lionetti C, Martinotti I, Mossini E, Foà V. Biological monitoring in the molding of plastics and rubbers. G Ital Med Lav Ergon. 2007b;29(3 Suppl):284-6.

37. Cirla PE, Castoldi MR, Marchese E, Cavallo DM, Fustinoni S, Cattaneo A, Martinotti I, Foà V, Tiso C. Plastic industry and exposure to carcinogenic chemical agents: an Italian Multicentric Study in Lombardy]. G Ital Med Lav Ergon. 2007b;29(3 Suppl):319-21. 

  38. Cirla PE, Martinotti I, Mossini E, Tieghi S, Antoniazzi E, Galli L, Pavesi D, Fustinoni S, Campo L, Foà V, Cirla AM. Exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH) in rubber forming industry. G Ital Med Lav Ergon. 2007c;29(3 Suppl):282-4. 

39. Fustinoni S, Campo L, Manini P, Buratti M, Waidyanatha S, De Palma G, Mutti A, Foa V, Colombi A, Rappaport SM. 2008. An integrated approach to biomonitoring exposure to styrene and styrene-(7,8)-oxide using a repeated measurements sampling design. Biomarkers 2008a; 13:560-78.

40. Campo L, Rossella F, Fustinoni S. 2008. Development of a gas chromatography/mass spectrometry method to quantify several urinary monohydroxy metabolites of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in occupationally exposed subjects. J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci. 2008; 875:531-40.

41. Primavera A, Fustinoni S, Biroccio A, Ballerini S, Urbani A, Bernardini S, Federici G, Capucci E, Manno M, Lo Bello M. Glutathione transferases and glutathionylated hemoglobin in workers exposed to low doses of 1,3-butadiene. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2008; 17:3004-12.

42. Fustinoni S, Campo L, Liesivuori J, Pennanen S, Vergieva T, van Amelsvoort L, Bosetti C, Van Loveren H, Colosio C. Biological monitoring and questionnaire for assessing exposure to ethylenebisdithiocarbamates in a multicenter European field study. Hum Exp Toxicol. 2008b; 27:681-91.

43. van Amelsvoort L, Mohren D, Slangen J, Swaen G, Corsini E, Fustinoni S, Vergieva T, Bosetti C, Liesivuori J, Tarkowski M, Colosio C, van Loveren H. Immune effects and exposure to ethylenebisdithiocarbamate pesticides in re-entry workers in the Netherlands. Hum Exp Toxicol. 2008; 27:693-9.

44. Steerenberg P, van Amelsvoort L, Colosio C, Corsini E, Fustinoni S, Vergieva T, Zaikov C, Pennanen S, Liesivuori J, Van Loveren H. Toxicological evaluation of the immune function of pesticide workers, a European wide assessment. Hum Exp Toxicol. 2008; 27:701-7.

45. Baranska M, Van Amelsvoort L, Birindelli S, Fustinoni S, Corsini E, Liesivuori J, Van Loveren H. Association of pesticide exposure, vaccination response, and interleukin-1 gene polymorphisms. Hum Exp Toxicol. 2008; 27:709-13.

46. Swaen G, van Amelsvoort L, Boers D, Corsini E, Fustinoni S, Vergieva T, Bosetti C, Pennanen S, Liesivuori J, Colosio C, van Loveren H. Occupational exposure to ethylenebisdithiocarbamates in agriculture and allergy: results from the EUROPIT field study. Hum Exp Toxicol. 2008; 27:715-20.

47. Boers D, van Amelsvoort L, Colosio C, Corsini E, Fustinoni S, Campo L, Bosetti C, La Vecchia C, Vergieva T, Tarkowski M, Liesivuori J, Steerenberg P, van Loveren H. Asthmatic symptoms after exposure to ethylenebisdithiocarbamates and other pesticides in the Europit field studies. Hum Exp Toxicol. 2008; 27:721-7.

48. L. Campo, P.E. Cirla, I. Martinotti, S. Facchinetti, T. Storto, P. Leghissa, V. Foà, S. Fustinoni. Gli idrocarburi policiclici aromatici urinari nel monitoraggio biologico delle esposizioni a basse dosi nel settore dell’edilizia. G. Ital. Med. Lav. Erg. 2008b, 30:3 (Suppl. 2), 112-113

49. Campo L, Mercadante R, Rossella F, Fustinoni S. Quantification of 13 priority polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in human urine by headspace solid-phase microextraction gas chromatography-isotope dilution mass spectrometry. Analytical Chimica Acta 2009; 631:196-205.

50. Fustinoni S, Mercadante R, Campo L. Self-collected urine sampling to study the kinetics of urinary toluene (and o-cresol) and define the best sampling time for biomonitoring. Int Arch Occup Environ Health. 2009;82:703-13.

51. Rossella F, Campo L, Pavanello S, Kapka L, Siwinska E, Fustinoni S. Urinary polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and monohydroxy metabolites as biomarkers of exposure in coke oven workers. Occup Environ Med. 2009a;66:509-16.

52. Rossella F, Polledri E, Bollati V, Baccarelli A, Fustinoni S. Development and validation of a gas chromatography/mass spectrometry method for the assessment of genomic DNA methylation. Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom. 2009b;23:2637-46.

53. Mattarozzi M, Musci M, Careri M, Mangia A, Fustinoni S, Campo L, Bianchi F. A novel headspace solid-phase microextraction method using in situ derivatization and a diethoxydiphenylsilane fibre for the gas chromatography–mass spectrometry determination of urinary hydroxyl polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons.  J Chromatogr A. 2009 1216:5634-5639.

54. Bukvic N, Lovreglio P, Fanelli M, Susca FC, Ballini A, Lastella P, Foà V, Fustinoni S, Soleo L, Guanti G, Influence of Some Detoxification Enzyme Polymorphisms on Cytogenetic Biomarkers Between Individuals Exposed to Very Low Doses of 1,3-Butadiene, Journal occupational and Environmental Medicine. 2009; 51: 811-821.

55. Hoxha M., Dioni L, Bonzini M, Pesatori AC, Fustinoni S, Cavallo D, Carugno M, Albetti B, Marinelli B,  Schwartz J, Bertazzi PA, Baccarelli A Association between leukocyte telomere shortening and exposure to traffic pollution: a cross-sectional study on traffic officers and indoor office workers. Enrironmental Health 2009; 8:41.

56. Fustinoni S, De Vecchi M, Bordini L, Todaro A, Riboldi L, Bertazzi PA. Validity of carbohydrate-deficient transferrine (CDT) in assessing chronic abuse of ethyl alcohol in urban public transport workers. La Medicina del Lavoro 2009; 100:359-69 (Italian)

57. Campo L, Rossella F, Mercadante R, Polledri E, Fustinoni S. Il questionario anamnestico è uno strumento valido per determinare l'abitudine al fumo di sigaretta? Valutazione di validità utilizzando la cotinina urinaria come standard. G. Ital. Med. Lav. Erg. 2009; 31:3 (Suppl. 2): 281-282.

58. Campo L, Rossella F, Pavanello S, Mielzynska D, Siwinska E, Kapka L, Bertazzi PA, Fustinoni S Urinary profiles to assess polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons exposure in coke-oven workers Toxicology Letters 2010; 192:72-78.

59. Fustinoni S, Manini P, Campo L, De Palma G, Andreoli R, Mutti A, Bertazzi PA, Rappaport SM Assessing variability and comparing short-term biomarkers of styrene exposure using a repeated measurements approach. Toxicology Letters 2010a; 192: 40-44.

60. Fustinoni S, Rossella F, Campo L, Mercadante R, Bertazzi PA, Urinary BTEX, MTBE and naphthalene as biomarkers to gain environmental exposure profiles of the general population. Science of the Total Environment 2010b; 408:2840–2849.

61. Fustinoni S, Campo L, Cirla PE, Martinotti I, Buratti M, Longhi O, Foà V, Bertazzi PA, Dermal exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in asphalt workers. Occup Environ Med. 2010c 67: 456-463.

62. Fustinoni S, Campo L, Mercadante R, Manini P. Methodological issues in the biological monitoring of urinary benzene and S-phenylmercapturic acid at low exposure levels. J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci. 2010d; 878: 2534-2540.

63. Fustinoni S, Bordini L, Polledri E, Valla C, Campo L. E’ possibile invalidare il campione urinario per la determinazione di sostanze d’abuso ingerendo forzatamente liquidi in un breve intervallo di tempo? G. Ital. Med. Lav. Erg. 2010e; 32:4 (Suppl. 2) 227 (Italiano)

64. Campo L, Cattaneo A, Consonni D, Scibetta L, Costamagna P, Cavallo DM, Bertazzi PA, Fustinoni S. Urinary methyl tert-butyl ether and benzene as biomarkers of exposure to urban traffic. Environ Int 2011, 37: 404-411.

65. Fustinoni S, Campo L, Mercadante R, A quantitative approach to evaluate urinary benzene and S-phenylmercapturic acid as biomarkers of low benzene exposure. Biomarkers 2011; 16: 334-345.

66. Campo L, Fustinoni S, Bertazzi PA,  Quantification of carcinogenic 4-to 6-ring polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in human urine by solid-phase microextraction gas chromatography-isotope dilution mass spectrometry. Anal Bioanal Chem 2011a; 401: 625-634.

67. Lovreglio P, D'Errico MN, Fustinoni S, Drago I, Barbieri A, Sabatini L, Carrieri M, Apostoli P, Soleo L. Biomarkers of internal dose for the assessment of environmental exposure to benzene. J Environ Monit. 2011; 13:2921-8.

68. Campo L, Cattaneo A, Cavallo D, Di Lauro F, Fustinoni S. Valutazione della qualità dell’aria in un moderno edificio ad uso didattico e di ricerca. G. Ital. Med. Lav. Erg. 2011b, 33:3 (Suppl.2): 245 (Italiano)

69. Campo L, Calisti R, Polledri E, Barretta F, Stopponi R, Massacesi S, Bertazzi PA, Fustinoni S. Assessment of exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in asphalt workers by measurement of urinary 1-hydroxypyrene. La Medicina del Lavoro 2011c; 102:484-93.

70. Fustinoni S, Campo L, Satta G, Campagna M, Ibba A, Tocco MG, Atzeri S, Avataneo G, Flore C, Meloni M, Bertazzi PA, Cocco P. Environmental and lifestyle factors affect benzene uptake biomonitoring of residents near a petrochemical plant. Environment International 2012a; 39:2-7.

71. Campagna M., Satta G., Campo L., Flore V., Ibba A., Meloni M., Tocco M.G., Avataneo G., Flore C., Fustinoni S., Cocco P. Biological monitoring of low-level exposure to benzene. La Medicina del Lavoro 2012; 103: 338-346.

72. Carugno M., Pesatori A.C., Dioni L., Hoxha M., Bollati V., Albetti B., Byun H.M., Bonzini M., Fustinoni S., Cocco P., Satta G., Zucca M., Merlo D.F., Cipolla M., Bertazzi P.A., Baccarelli, A. Increased Mitochondrial DNA Copy Number in Occupations Associated with Low-Dose Benzene Exposure. Environmental Health Perspectives 2012;120: 210-215.

73. Campo L., Vimercati L., Carrus A., Bisceglia L., Pesatori A.C., Bertazzi P.A., Assennato G., Fustinoni S. Environmental and biological monitoring of PAHs exposure in coke-oven workers at the Taranto plant compared to two groups from the general population of Apulia, Italy. La Medicina del Lavoro 2012; 103: 347-360.

74.  Zhu Z.Z., Hou L.F., Bollati V., Tarantini L., Marinelli B., Cantone L., Yang A.S., Vokonas P., Lissowska J., Fustinoni S., Pesatori A.C., Bonzini M., Apostoli P., Costa G., Bertazzi P.A., Chow W.H., Schwartz J., Baccarelli A. Predictors of global methylation levels in blood DNA of healthy subjects: a combined analysis. International Journal of Epidemiology 2012; 41, 126-139.

75. Fustinoni S., Rossella F., Polledri E., Bollati V., Campo L., Byun H., Agnello L., Consonni D., Pesatori A., Baccarelli A., Bertazzi P. Global DNA methylation and low-level exposure to benzene. La Medicina del Lavoro 2012b; 103: 84-95.

76. Mercadante R., Polledri E., Giavini E., Menegola E., Bertazzi P., Fustinoni S. 2012. Terbuthylazine in hair as a biomarker of exposure. Toxicology Letters 2012a; 210: 169-173.

77. Mercadante R., Polledri E., Fustinoni S. Determination of terbuthylazine and desethylterbuthylazine in human urine and hair samples by eletrospray ionization-liquid chromatography/triple quadrupole mass spectrometry. Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry 2012b; 404: 875-886

78. Fustinoni S, Pasini R, Strangi F, Valla C, Missineo P, Margonari M, Denaro R, Bertazzi PA. Air and biomonitoring of occupational exposure to anesthetic gases in the health care workers of a large hospital in Milan. G Ital Med Lav Ergon. 2012c;34(3 Suppl):278-9 (Italian)

79. Fustinoni S, Campo L, Polledri E, Mercadante R, Erspamer L, Ranzi A, Lauriola P, Goldoni CA, Bertazzi PA. A validated method for urinary cotinine quantification used to classify active and environmental tobacco smoke exposure. Current Analytical Chemistry 2013a; 9: 447-456.

80. Ranzi A, Fustinoni S, Erspamer L, Campo L, Gatti MG, Bechtold P, Bonassi S, Trenti T, Goldoni CA, Bertazzi PA, Lauriola P. Biomonitoring of the general population living near a modern solid waste incinerator: A pilot study in Modena, Italy. Environment International 2013; 61:88-97.

81. Palmieri S., Morelli V., Polledri E., Fustinoni S., Mercadante R., Olgiati L., Vainicher C., Cairoli E., Zhukouskaya V., Beck-Peccoz P., Chiodini I. The role of salivary cortisol measured by liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry in the diagnosis of subclinical hypercortisolism. European Journal of Endocrinology 2013; 168: 289-296.

82. Fustinoni S, Polledri E, Mercadante R. High-throughput determination of cortisol, cortisone, and melatonin in oral fluid by on-line turbulent flow liquid chromatography interfaced with liquid chromatography/tandem mass spectrometry. Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom 2013; 27:1450-60.

83. Mercadante R, Polledri E, Bertazzi PA, Fustinoni S. Biomonitoring short- and long-term exposure to the herbicide terbuthylazine in agriculture workers and in the general population using urine and hair specimens. Environment International 2013a; 60:42-7.

84. Campagna M, Satta G, Campo L, Flore V, Ibba A, Meloni M, Tocco MG, Avataneo G, Flore C, Fustinoni S, Cocco P. Analysis of potential influence factors on background urinary benzene concentration among a non-smoking, non-occupationally exposed general population sample. Int Arch Occup Environ Health. 2014; 87:793-9.

85. Campo L, Fustinoni S, Consonni D, Pavanello S, Kapka L, Siwinska E, Mielzyňska D, Bertazzi P. Urinary carcinogenic 4-6 ring polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in coke oven workers and in subjects belonging to the general population: Role of occupational and environmental exposure. Int J Hyg Environ Health. 2014; 217:231-238

86. Fustinoni S, Mercadante R, Polledri E, Rubino FM, Mandic-Rajcevic S, Vianello G, Colosio C, Moretto A. Biological monitoring of exposure to tebuconazole in winegrowers. J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol. 2014; 24:643-9.

87.  Boniardi L, Canti Z, Cantoni S, Fustinoni S. The safety data sheets of the paint and coatings sector: analysis of the items of most interest to health and safety in the workplace. La Medicina del Lavoro 2014; 105:366-81 (Italian).

88. Costa G, Anelli MM, Castellini G, Fustinoni S, Neri L. Stress and sleep in nurses employed in "3 × 8" and "2 × 12" fast rotating shift schedules. Chronobiol Int. 2014; 31:1169-1178

89. Mercadante R, Polledri E, Scurati S, Moretto A, Fustinoni S. Identification and Quantification of Metabolites of the Fungicide Tebuconazole in Human Urine. Chem Res Toxicol. 2014; 27: 1943-1949

90. Bollati V, Iodice S, Favero C, Angelici L, Albetti B, Cacace R, Cantone L, Carugno M, Cavalleri T, De Giorgio B, Dioni L, Fustinoni S, Hoxha M, Marinelli B, Motta V, Patrini L, Pergoli L, Riboldi L, Rizzo G, Rota F, Sucato S, Tarantini L, Tirelli AS, Vigna L, Bertazzi P, Pesatori AC. Susceptibility to particle health effects, miRNA and exosomes: rationale and study protocol of the SPHERE study. BMC Public Health. 2014 Nov 4;14(1):1137. [Epub ahead of print]

91. Kennedy MC, Glass R, Fustinoni S, Moretto A, Mandic-Rajcevic S, Riso P, Turrini A, van der Voetg H, Hetmanski  MT, Fussell RJ, van Klaverenh JD. Testing a cumulative and aggregate exposure model using biomonitoring studies and dietary records for Italian vineyard spray operators. 2014 accepted Food and Chemical Toxicology

92. Zhukouskaya VV, Eller Vainicher C, Gaudio A, Cairoli E, Ulivieri MF, Palmieri S, Morelli V, Orsi E, Masserini B, Barbieri AM, Polledri E, Fustinoni S, Spada A, Fiore CE, Chiodini I. In postmenopausal female subjects with type 2 diabetes mellitus vertebral 1 fractures are independently associated with cortisol secretion and sensitivity. 2015 accepted Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism