Recent Papers

* The first author was a graduate student of Dr. Mukherjee at the time of this research.
** Co first-author stated in the manuscript


  1. Ashrap P, Aung MT, Watkins DJ, Mukherjee B, Rosario-Pabón Z, Vélez-Vega CM, Alshawabke A, Cordero JF, Meeker JD. Maternal urinary phthalate metabolites are associated with lipidomic signatures among pregnant women in Puerto Rico. Journal of exposure science & environmental epidemiology, 2022, DOI: 10.1038/s41370-022-00410-3. Advance online publication. PMID: 35075242.
  2. Du J, J Beesley L, Lee S, Zhou X, Dempsey W, Mukherjee B. Optimal diagnostic test allocation strategy during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond. Statistics in Medicine. 2022, 41(2):310-327, PMCID: PMC8661762. 
  3. Du J, Boss J, Han P, Beesley LJ, Kleinsasser M, Goutman SA, Batterman S, Feldman EL, Mukherjee B. Variable selection with multiply-imputed databases: choosing between stacked and grouped methods. Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics, 2022, DOI: 10.1080/10618600.2022.2035739
  4. Cathey AL, Aung MT, Watkins DJ, Rosario ZY, Vélez Vega CM, Alshawabkeh AN, Cordero JF, Mukherjee B, Meeker JD. Mediation by hormone concentrations on the associations between repeated measures of phthalate mixture exposure and timing of delivery. Journal of Exposure Science & Environmental Epidemiology, 2022, doi: 10.1038/s41370-021-00408-3. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34987188.
  5. Filigrana P, Milando C, Batterman S, Levy J, Mukherjee B, Pedde M, Szpiro A, Adar D. S. Exposures to Primary Air Pollutants Generated by Highway Traffic and the Risk of Daily Mortality in Near Road Communities: A Case-Crossover Study. American Journal of Epidemiology, 2022, 19(1):63-74, PMID: 34347034.
  6. Khoja L, Weber RP; Australian Ovarian Cancer Study Group, Webb PM, Jordan SJ, Muthukumar A, Chang-Claude J, Fortner RT, Jensen A, Kjaer SK, Risch H, Doherty JA, Harris HR, Goodman MT, Modugno F, Moysich K, Berchuck A, Schildkraut JM, Cramer D, Terry KL, Anton-Culver H, Ziogas A, Phung MT, Hanley GE, Wu AH, Mukherjee B, McLean K, Cho K, Pike MC, Pearce CL, Lee AW. Endometriosis and menopausal hormone therapy impact the hysterectomy-ovarian cancer association. Gynecologic Oncology, 2022, 164(1):195-201, PMID: 34776242.
  7. Kim C, Cathey AL, Watkins DJ, Mukherjee B, Rosario-Pabón ZY, Vélez-Vega CM, Alshawabkeh AN, Cordero JF, Meeker JD. Maternal blood metal concentrations are associated with matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs) among pregnant women in Puerto Rico. Environmental research, 2022, 112874. DOI: 10.1016/j.envres.2022.112874. Advance online publication. PMID: 35123972.
  8. Kim C, Ashrap P, Watkins DJ, Mukherjee B, Rosario-Pabón ZY, Vélez-Vega CM, Alshawabkeh AN, Cordero JF, Meeker JD. Maternal Metals/Metalloid Blood Levels Are Associated With Lipidomic Profiles Among Pregnant Women in Puerto Rico. Frontiers in public health, 2022, 9:754706. DOI: 0.3389/fpubh.2021.754706. PMCID: PMC8790322.




  1.  Wu KH, Hornsby WE, Klunder B, Krause A, Driscoll A, Kulka J, Bickett-Hickok R, Fellows A, Graham S,   Kaleba EO, Hayek SS, Shi X, Sutton NR, Douville N, Mukherjee B, Jamerson   K, Brummett CM, Willer CJ.   Exposure and risk factors for COVID-19 and the impact of staying home on Michigan residents. PLoS One, 16(2):e0246447, 2021, PMCID: PMC7870003.    
  2.  Ashrap P, Aker A, Watkins DJ, Mukherjee B, Rosario-Pabón Z, Vélez-Vega CM, Alshawabkeh A, Cordero JF,   Meeker JD. Psychosocial status modifies the effect of maternal blood metal   and metalloid concentrations on birth   outcomes. Environ Int, 149:106418, 2021, PMCID: PMC7897320.
  3.  Laskaris Z, Batterman SA, Arko-Mensah J, Mukherjee B, Fobil JN, O'Neill MS, Robins TG. Opportunities and challenges in reducing personal inhalation exposure to air pollution among   electronic waste recovery workers in Ghana. Am J Ind Med, 64(5):381-397, 2021, PMCID: PMC8046737.
  4.  Phung MT, Lee AW, Wu AH, Berchuck A, Cho KR, Cramer DW, Doherty JA, Goodman MT, Hanley GE, Harris   HR, McLean K, Modugno F, Moysich KB, Mukherjee B, Schildkraut JM, Terry KL, Titus L, Jordan SJ, Webb   PM, Pike MC, Pearce CL. Depot-medroxyprogesterone acetate use is associated with decreased risk of ovarian   cancer: the mounting evidence of a protective role of progestins. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev, 30(5):927-935, 2021, PMID: 33619020.
  5.  Lee AW, Rosenzweig S, Wiensch A, The Australian Ovarian Cancer Study Group, Ramus SJ, Menon U, Gentry-   Maharjaj A, Ziogas A, Anton-Culver H, Whittemore A, Sieh W, Rothstein JH, McGuire V, Wentzensen N,   Bandera EV, Qin B, Terry KL, Cramer DW, Titus L, Schildkraut JM, Berchuck A, Goode EL, Kjaer SK, Jensen A   Jordan SJ, Ness RB, Modugno F, Moysich K, Thompson PJ, Goodman MT, Carney ME, Chang-Claude J,   Rossing  MA, Harris HR, Doherty JA, Risch HA, Khoja L, Alimujiang A, Phung MT, Brieger K, Mukherjee B,   Pharoah PD, Wu AH, Pike, MC, Webb PM, Pearce CL, Expanding our understanding of ovarian cancer risk the   role of incomplete pregnancies. Journal of the National Cancer Institute, 113(3):301-308, 2021, PMCID: PMC7936053. 
  6.  Chen Z, Boehnke M, Wen X, Mukherjee B. Revisiting the genome-wide significance threshold for common   variant GWAS. G3 Genes|Genomes|Genetics, 11(2):jkaa056, 2021, PMCID: PMC8022962.
  7.  Abraham HG, Xia Y, Mukherjee B. Merajver SD. Incidence and survival of inflammatory breast cancer between 1973 and 2015 in the SEER database. Breast Cancer Research Treatment,185(1)229-238, 2021, PMID:33033965.
  8.  Aung MT, Yu Y, Ferguson KK, Cantonwine DE, Zeng L, McElrath TF, Pennathur S, Mukherjee B, Meeker JD. Cross-Sectional Estimation of Endogenous Biomarker Associations with Prenatal Phenols, Phthalates, Metals, and Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Single-Pollutant and Mixtures Analysis Approaches. Environmental Health Perspectives,  129(3):37007, 2021, PMCID: PMC7990518.
  9.  Salvatore M, Gu T, Mack JA, Sankar SP, Patil S, Valley TS, Singh K, Nallamothu BK, Kheterpal S, Lisabeth L, Fritsche LG, Mukherjee B. A Phenome-Wide Association Study (PheWAS) of COVID-19 Outcomes by Race Using the Electronic Health Records Data in Michigan Medicine. Journal of Clinical Medicine, 2021, 10(7):1351, 2021, PMCID: PMC8037108.
  10.  Aung MT, M Bakulski K, Feinberg JI, F Dou J, D Meeker J, Mukherjee B, Loch-Caruso R, Ladd-Acosta C, Volk HE, Croen LA, Hertz-Picciotto I, Newschaffer CJ, Fallin MD. Maternal blood metal concentrations and whole blood DNA methylation during pregnancy in the Early Autism Risk Longitudinal Investigation (EARLI). Epigenetics,  1-16, 2021, PMID: 33794742.
  11.  Cikuru J, Bitenga A, Bazilashe J, Balegamire M, Salama PM, Hood MM, Mukherjee B, Mukwege A, Harlow SD. Impact of the Healing in Harmony program on women’s mental health in a rural area in South Kivu province, Democratic Republic of Congo. Global Mental Health, 8: e13, 2021, PMCID: PMC8127635. 
  12.  Cathey AL, Eaton JL, Ashrap P, Watkins DJ, Rosario ZY, Vélez Vega C, Alshawabkeh AN, Cordero JF, Mukherjee B, Meeker JD. Individual and joint effects of phthalate metabolites on biomarkers of oxidative stress among pregnant women in Puerto Rico. Environment International, 154:106565, 2021,PMID: 33882432.
  13.  Bhattacharyya R, Kundu R, Bhaduri R, Ray D, Beesley LJ, Salvatore M, Mukherjee B. Incorporating false negative tests in epidemiological models for SARS-CoV-2 transmission and reconciling with seroprevalence estimates. Scientific Reports, 11(1):9748, 2021,  PMCID: PMC8105357.
  14.  Aung MT, Ashrap P, Watkins DJ, Mukherjee B, Rosario Z, Vélez-Vega CM, Alshawabkeh AN, Cordero JF, Meeker JD. Maternal lipidomic signatures in relation to spontaneous preterm birth and large-for-gestational age neonates. Scientific Reports, 11(1):8115, 2021, PMCID: PMC8046995.
  15.  Bi W, Zhou W, Dey R, Mukherjee B, Sampson JN, Lee S. Efficient mixed model approach for large-scale genome-wide association studies of ordinal categorical phenotypes. The American Journal of Human Genetics, 108(5):825-839, 2021, PMCID: PMC8206161.
  16.  Kuppalli K, Gala P, Cherabuddi K, Kalantri SP, Mohanan M, Mukherjee B, Pinto L, Prakash M, Pramesh CS, Rathi S, Pai NP, Yamey G Pai M. India’s COVID-19 crisis: a call for international action. Lancet, 397(10290):2132-2135,2021, PMCID:PMC8120195.
  17.  Purkayastha S, Bhattacharyya R, Bhaduri R, Kundu R, Gu X, Salvatore M, Ray D, Mishra S, Mukherjee B. A comparison of five epidemiological models for transmission of SARS-CoV-2 in India. BMC Infectious Diseases, 21(1):533, 2021,  PMCID:PMC8181542.
  18.  Ashrap P, Watkins DJ, Mukherjee B, Rosario-Pabón Z, Vélez-Vega CM, Alshawabkeh A, Cordero JF, Meeker JD. Performance of urine, blood, and integrated metal biomarkers in relation to birth outcomes in a mixture setting. Environmental Research, 4:111435. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2021.111435, 2021,  PMCID:PMC8403638.
  19.  Babu GR, Ray D, Bhaduri R, Halder A, Kundu R, Menon GI, Mukherjee B. COVID-19 Pandemic in India: Through the Lens of Modeling. Global Health: Science and Practice, 9(2):200-228, 2021,  PMCID: PMC8324184.
  20.  Ding N, Karvonen-Gutierrez CA, Herman WH, Calafat AM, Mukherjee B, Park SK. Associations of perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) and PFAS mixtures with adipokines in midlife women. International Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health, 235:113777, 2021, PMCID: PMC8207532.
  21.  Harlow SD, Hood MM, Ding N, Mukherjee B, Calafat AM, Randolph JF, Gold EB, Park SK. Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) and Hormone Levels during the Menopausal Transition. The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, Jun 28:dgab476. doi: 10.1210/clinem/dgab476. Epub ahead of print, 2021, PMID: 34181018.
  22.  Wang X, Karvonen-Gutierrez CA, Herman WH, Mukherjee B, Harlow SD, Park SK. Urinary Heavy Metals and Longitudinal Changes in Blood Pressure in Midlife Women: The Study of Women's Health Across the Nation. Hypertension,  78(2):543-551, 2021, PMCID: PMC8266752.
  23.  Ding N, Karvonen-Gutierrez CA, Herman WH, Calafat AM, Mukherjee B, Park SK. Perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances and body size and composition trajectories in midlife women: the study of women's health across the nation 1999-2018. International Journal of Obesity, 45(9):1937-1948,  2021, PMCID: PMC8384652   
  24.  Zimmermann L, Salvatore M, Babu GR, Mukherjee B. Estimating COVID-19 related mortality in India: An epidemiological challenge with insufficient data. American Journal of Public Health, 111(s2):S59-S62, PMCID: PMC34314196.
  25.  Filigrana P, Milando C, Batterman S, Levy J, Mukherjee B, Pedde M, Szpiro A, Adar D. S. Exposures to Primary Air Pollutants Generated by Highway Traffic and the Risk of Daily Mortality in Near Road Communities: A Case-Crossover Study. American Journal of Epidemiology, 2021, kwab215,
  26.  Boss J, Rix A, Chen YH, Narisetty NN, Wu Z, Ferguson KK, McElrath TF, Meeker JD, Mukherjee B. A Hierarchical Integrative Group LASSO (HiGLASSO) framework for analyzing environmental mixtures.   Environmetrics, 2021, e2698.
  27.  Fritsche LG, Ma Y, Zhang D, Salvatore M, Lee S, Zhou X, Mukherjee B. On Cross-ancestry Cancer Polygenic Risk Score.  PLoS Genetics, 2021, 17(9): e10096790, PMCID: PMC8445431.
  28.  Purkayastha S, Kundu R, Bhaduri R, Barker D, Kleinsasser M, Ray D, Mukherjee B. Estimating the wave 1 and wave 2 infection fatality rates from SARS-CoV-2 in India. Accepted, BMC Research Notes, 14(1): 262, 2021, PMCID: PMC8264482.
  29.  Song Y, Zhou X, Kang J, Aung MT, Zhang M, Zhao W, Needham BL, Kardia SL, Liu Y, Meeker JD, Smith JA, Mukherjee B. Bayesian Sparse Mediation Analysis with Targeted Penalization of Natural Indirect Effects. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Applied Statistics Series C, 2021, doi: 10.1111/rssc.12518.
  30.  Gu T, Taylor JMG, Mukherjee B. A meta-inference framework to integrate multiple external models into a current study. Biostatistics, 2021,, PMID: 34269371.
  31.  Yu Y, Gu T, Valley TS, Mukherjee B, Fritsche LG. Changes in COVID-19-related outcomes, potential risk factors and disparities over time. Epidemiology and Infection, 2021, 149:E192. doi:10.1017/S0950268821001898.
  32.  Gu X, Mukherjee B Das S, Datta J. “COVID-19 prediction in South Africa: Estimating the unascertained cases – the hidden part of the epidemiological iceberg.” Journal Statistical Research, 2021, 55(1): 267-291.
  33.  Wang X, Ding N, Harlow SD, Randolph JF, Mukherjee B, Gold EB, Park SK. Urinary metals and metal mixtures and timing of natural menopause in midlife women: The Study of Women's Health Across the Nation. Environmental International, 2021, 157:106781, PMCID: PMC8490279.
  34.  Song Y, Zhou X, Kang J, Aunt MT, Zhang M, Zhao W, Needham BL, Kardia SLR, Liu Yongmei, Meeker JD, Smith JA, Mukherjee B. Bayesian hierarchical models for high-dimensional mediation analysis with coordinated selection of correlated mediators. Online ahead of print, Statistics in Medicine, 2021, 10.1002/sim.9168. doi:10.1002/sim.9168, PMID: 34404112.
  35.  Cathey AL, Watkins DJ, Rosario ZY, Vega CMV, Mukherjee B, O'Neill MS, Loch-Caruso R, Alshawabkeh AN, Cordero JF, Meeker JD. Gestational Hormone Concentrations Are Associated With Timing of Delivery in a Fetal Sex-Dependent Manner. Front Endocrinol (Lausanne). 2021,   12:742145, PMCID: PMC8479114.
  36. Zhao Z, Salerno S, Shi X, Lee S, Mukherjee B, Fritsche LG. Understanding the Patterns of Serological Testing for COVID-19 Pre- and Post-Vaccination Rollout in Michigan. Journal of Clinical Medicine. 2021; 10(19):4341, PMCID: PMC8509702
  37.  Du J, Beesley L, Lee S, Zhou X, Dempsey W, Mukherjee B. Optimal diagnostic test allocation strategy during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond. Stat Med. 2021, doi: 10.1002/sim.9238. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34697824.
  38.  Lee S, Karvonen-Gutierrez C, Mukherjee B, Herman W, Harlow S, Park SK. Urinary concentrations of phenols and parabens and incident diabetes in midlife women. The Study of Women’s Health Across the Nation. Environmental Epidemiology, 2021, 5(5): e171. doi: 10.1097/EE9.0000000000000171.




  1.  Hazzard VM, Miller AL, Bauer KW, Mukherjee B, Sonneville KR. Mother-child and father-child connectedness   in adolescence and disordered eating symptoms in young adulthood. Journal of Adolescent Health. 66(3):366-37   2020, PMCID: PMC70077817.
  2.  *Song Y, Zhou X, Zhang M, Zhao W, Liu Y, Kardia SL, Diez-Roux AVR, Needham B, Smith J, Mukherjee B,   Bayesian Shrinkage Estimation of High Dimensional Causal Mediation Effects in Omics Studies, Biometrics,   76(3):700-710, 2020, PMCID: PMC7228845.
  3.  Aker A, McConnell R, Loch-Caruso R, Park S, Mukherjee B, Rosario Z, Velez-Vega C, Huerta-Montanez G,   Alashawabkeh A, Cordero J, Meeker J, Interactions Between Chemicals and   Non-Chemical Stressors: The   Modifying Effect of Life Events on the Association Between Triclocarban, Phenols and Parabens with Gestationa   Length in Puerto Rican Cohort, The   Science of the Total Environment, 708:34719, 2020, PMCID: PMC6957748.   Ding N, Harlow SD, Batterman S, Mukherjee B, Park SK, Longitudinal Trends in Perfluoroalkyl and   Polyfluoroalkyl Substances Among Multiethnic Midlife Women From 1999 to 2011: The Study of Women's   Health Across the Nation, Environment International, 135:105381, 2020,   PMCID: PMC7374929.
  4.  Lee AW, Wu AH, Wiensch A, Mukherjee B, Terry KL, Harris HR, Carney ME, Jensen A, Cramer D, Berchuck A   Doherty JA, Modugno F, Goodman MT, Alimujiang A, Rossing MA,   Cushing-Haugen KL, Bandera EV,   Thompson PJ, Kjaer SK, Hogdall E, Webb PM, Huntsman DG, Moysich KB, Lurie G, Ness RB, Stram DO,   Roman L, Pike MC, Pearce CL, Ovarian   Cancer Association Consortium, Estrogen Plus Progestin Hormone   Therapy and Ovarian Cancer: A Complicated Relationship Explored. Epidemiology, 31(3):402-408, 2020,   PMCID:    PMC7584395.
  5.  Ashrap P, Watkins DJ, Mukherjee B, Boss J, Richards MJ, Rosario Z, Velez-Vega CM, Alshawabkeh A, Cordero   JF, Meeker JD, Predictors of Urinary and Blood Metal(loid) Concentrations   Among Pregnant Women in Northern   Puerto Rico, Environmental research, 183:1097178, 2020, PMCID: PMC7167342.
  6.  Zhang M, Yu Y, Wang S, Salvatore M, Fritsche L, He Z, Mukherjee B, Interaction Analysis Under   Misspecification of Main Effects: Some Common Mistakes and Simple Solutions,   Statistics in Medicine,   39(11):1675-1694, 2020, PMID: 32101638.
  7.  Zhang H, Mukherjee B, Arthur V, Hu G, Hochner H, Chen J, An Efficient and Computationally Robust Statistical   Method for Analyzing Case-Control Mother-Offspring Pair Genetic   Association Studies, Annals of Applied   Statistics, 14(2):560-584. doi: 10.1214/19-AOAS1298, 2020.
  8.  Kim SS, Meeker JD, Aung MT, Yu Y, Mukherjee B, Cantonwine DE, McElrath TF Ferguson KK, Urinary trace   metals in association with fetal ultrasound measures during pregnancy,   Environmental Epidemiology, (2).pii   e075,   2020, PMCID: PMC7083213.
  9.  Beesley LJ, Fritsche LG, Mukherjee B. An analytic framework for exploring sampling and observation process   biases in genome and phenome-wide association studies using electronic   health records, Statistics in Medicine,   39(124):1965-1979, 2020 PMID: 32198773.
  10.  Brown KM, Diez-Roux AV, Smith JA, Needham BL, Mukherjee B, Ware EB, Liu Y, Cole SW, Seeman TE,   Kardia SLR. Social regulation of inflammation related gene expression in the   multi-ethnic study of   atherosclerosis, Psychoneuroendocrinology, 117:104654, 2020, PMCID: PMC7685527.
  11.  Ray D, Salvatore M, Bhattacharyya R, Wang L, Du J, Mohammed S, Purkayastha S, Halder A, Rix A, Barker D,   Kleinsasser M, Zhou Y, Bose D, Song P, Banerjee M, Baladandayuthapani   V, Ghosh P, Mukherjee B. Predictions,   Role of Interventions and Effects of a Historic National Lockdown in India’s Response to the COVID-19   Pandemic: Data Science Call to Arms,   Harvard Data Science Review, (Suppl1):10.1162/99608f92.60e08ed5.   2020, PMCID: PMC7326342.
  12.  Brieger KK, Peterson S, Lee AW, Mukherjee B, Bakulski KM, Alimujiang A, Anton-Culver H, Anglesio MS,   Bandera EV, Berchuck A, Bowtell DDL, Chenevix-Trench G, Cho KR,   Cramer DW, DeFazio A, Doherty JA,   Fortner RT, Garsed DW, Gayther SA, Gentry-Maharaj A, Goode EL, Goodman MT, Harris HR, Høgdall E,   Huntsman DG, Shen H, Jensen A,   Johnatty SE, Jordan SJ, Kjaer SK, Kupryjanczyk J, Lambrechts D, McLean K,   Menon U, Modugno F, Moysich K, Ness R, Ramus SJ, Richardson J, Risch H, Rossing MA, Trabert B,   Wentzensen N, Ziogas A, Terry KL, Wu AH, Hanley GE, Pharoah P, Webb PM, Pike MC, Pearce CL; Ovarian   Cancer Association Consortium. Menopausal hormone therapy prior to the   diagnosis of ovarian cancer is   associated with improved survival, Gynecologic Oncology, 158(3):702-709, 2020, PMCID: PMC7487048.
  13.  Filigrana P, Milando C, Batterman S, Lebvy JI, Mukherjee B, Adar S. Spatiotemporal variations in traffic activity   and their influence on air pollution levels in communities near highways.   Atmospheric Environment, 242:117758.   doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2020.117758, 2020.
  14.  Purkayastha S, Salvatore M, Mukherjee B. Are women leaders significantly better at controlling the contagion   during the Covid-19 pandemic? Journal of Health and Social Sciences,   5(2):231-240, 2020, PMCID:   PMC7457824.
  15.  Wang X, Karvonen-Gutierrez CA, Herman WH, Mukherjee B, Harlow SD, Park SK. Urinary metals and incident   diabetes in midlife women: Study of Women’s Health Across the Nation   (SWAN). BMJ Open Diabetes Research   & Care, 8(1):e001233, 2020, PMCID: PMC7398092.
  16.  Okita Y, Koi M, Takeda K, Ross R, Mukherjee B, Koeppe E, Stoffel EM, Galanko JA, McCoy AN, Keku TO,   Okugawa Y, Kitajima T, Toiyama Y, Martens E, Carethers J. Fusobacterium   nucleatum infection correlates with   two types of microsatellite alterations in colorectal cancer and triggers DNA damage. Gut Pathogens, 12:(46),   eCollection, 2020, PMCID:    PMC7526104.
  17.  Fritsche LG, Patil S, Beesley LJ, VandeHaar P, Salvatore M, Ma Y, Peng RB, Taliun D, Zhou X, Mukherjee B.   Cancer PRSweb: An Online Repository with Polygenic Risk Scores for Majo   Cancer Traits and Their Evaluatio     in Two Independent Biobanks. The American Journal of Human Genetics, 107(5):815-836, 2020, PMCID:   PMC7675001.
  18.  Abraham HG, Xia Y, Mukherjee B. Merajver SD. Incidence and survival of inflammatory breast cancer between   1973 and 2015 in the SEER database. Breast Cancer Research Treatment,   05938-2. 2020, PMID: 33033965.
  19.  Ross RD, Shi X, Caram MEV, Tsao P, Lin P, Bohnert A, Zhang M, Mukherjee B. Veridical causal inference using   propensity score methods for comparative effectiveness research with   medical claims. Health Services and   Outcomes Research Methodology, doi:10.1007/s10742-020-00222-8, 2020.
  20.  Gu T, Mack JA, Salvatore M, Sankar SP, Valley TS, Singh K, Nallamothu, BK Kheterpal, S, Lisabeth, L, Fritsche   LG, Mukherjee B. Characteristics Associated With Racial/Ethnic   Disparities in COVID-19 Outcomes in an   Academic Health Care System. JAMA Network Open, 3(10):e2025197, 2020, PMCID: PMC7578774.
  21.  Wang X, Mukherjee B, Karvonen-Gutierrez CA, Herman WH, Batterman S, Harlow SD, Park SK. Urinary metal   mixtures and longitudinal changes in glucose homeostasis: The Study of   Women's Health Across the Nation   (SWAN). Environment International, 45:106109, 2020, PMCID: PMC7577932.
  22.  Aung MT, Song Y, Ferguson KK, Cantonwine DE, Zeng L, McElrath TF, Pennathur S, Meeker JD, Mukherjee B.   Application of an analytical framework for multivariate mediation analysis   of environmental data. Nature   Communications, 11(1):5624, 2020, PMCID: PMC7648785.
  23.  Wang X, Karvonen-Gutierrez CA, Mukherjee B, Herman WH, Park SK. Urinary metals and adipokines in midlife   women: The Study of Women’s Health Across the nation (SWAN).   Environmental Research, https//doi:   10.1016/j.envres.2020.110426, 2020, PMID: 33157106.
  24.  Bi W, Fritsche, LG, Mukherjee B, Kim S, Lee S. A Fast and Accurate Method for Genome-Wide Time-to-Event   Data Analysis and Its Application to UK Biobank. American Journal of   Human Genetics, 102(2):222-233, 2020,   PMCID: PMC7413891.
  25.  Ashrap P, Watkins DJ, Mukherjee B, Boss J, Richards MJ, Rosario Z, Vélez-Vega CM, Alshawabkeh A, Cordero   JF, Meeker JD: Maternal blood metal and metalloid concentrations in   association with birth outcomes in Northern   Puerto Rico. Environmental International, 138:105606. 2020, PMCID: PMC7198231.
  26.  Salerno S, Zhao Z, Sankar SP, Salvatore M, Gu T, Fritsche LG, Lisabeth LD, Valley TS, Mukherjee B. Patterns of   repeated diagnostic testing for COVID19 in relation to patient   characteristics and outcomes. Journal of Internal   Medicine, 13213, 2020, PMCID: PMC7753604.
  27.  Beesley LJ, Mukherjee B. Statistical inference for association studies using electronic health records: handling   both selection bias and outcome misclassification. Biometrics, 1-20, 2020,   PMID: 33179768.
  28.  Salvatore M, Beesley LJ, Fritsche LG, Hanauer D, Shi X, Mondul AM, Pearce CL, Mukherjee B. Phenotype risk   scores (PheRS) for pancreatic cancer using time-stamped electronic health   record data: Discovery and validation   in two large biobanks. Journal of Biomedical Informatics. 113:103652, 2020, PMCID: PMC7855433.
  29.  Yu Y, Zhang M, Shi X, Caram M.E.V, Little R. J. A, Mukherjee B. A comparison of parametric propensity score-    based methods for causal inference with multiple treatments and a binary   outcome. Statistics in Medicine,   40(7):1653-1677, 2020, PMID: 3346862.
  30.  Ding N, Harlow SD, Randolph JF, Calafat AM, Mukherjee B, Batterman S, Gold EB, Park SK. Associations of   Perfluoroalkyl Substances with Incident Natural Menopause: The Study of   Women’s Health Across the Nation.   Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, 105(9):e3169-e3182, 2020, PMCID: PMC7418447.



  1.  Aung MT, Ferguson KK, Cantonwine DE, Bakulski KM, Mukherjee B, Loch-Caruso R, McElrath TF, Meeker JD. Associations between maternal plasma measurements of inflammatory   markers and urinary levels of phenols and parabens during pregnancy: A repeated measures study. Sci Total Environ. 2019 Feb 10;650(Pt 1):1131-1140. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.08.356.
  2.  Kim S, Wang M, Tyrer JP, Jensen A, Wiensch A, Liu G, Lee, AW, Ness RB, Salvatore M, Tworoger SS, Whittemore AS, Anton-Culver H, Sieh W, Olson SH, Berchuck A, Goode EL,   Goddman MT,Doherty JA, Chenvix-Trench G, Rossing M, Webb PM, Giles GG, Terry KL, Ziogas A, Fortner RT, Menon U, Gayther SA, Wu AH, Song H, Brooks-Wilson A, Bandera EV,   Cook LS, Cramer DW, Milne RL, Winham SJ, Kjaer SK, Modugno F, Thompson PJ, Chang-Claude J, Harris HR, Schildkraut JM, Le ND, Wentzensen N, Trabert B, Hogdall E, Huntsman D,   Pike MC, Pharoah PDP, Pearce CL, and Mukherjee B. A Comprehensive Gene-Environment Interaction Analysis in Ovarian Cancer using Genome-wide Significant Common Variants.   International Journal of Cancer, 144(9):2192-2205, 2019, PMCID: PMC6399057.
  3.  Aker AM, Ferguson KK, Rosario Z, Mukherjee B, Alshawabkeh AN, Cordero JF and Meeker JD. The Associations between Prenatal Exposure to Triclocarban, Phenols and Parabens with   Gestational Age and Birth Weight in Northern Puerto Rico. Environmental Research, 169:41-51, 2019, PMCID: PMC6347499.
  4.  Lewis TC, Metitiri EE, Mentz GB, Ren X, Goldsmith AM, Eder BN, Wicklund KE, Walsh MP, Comstock AT, Ricci JM, Brennan SR, Washington GL, Owens KB, Mukherjee B, Robins TG,   Batterman SA, Hershenson MB; Impact of community Action Against Asthma Steering Committee. Impact of Community Respiratory Viral Infections In Urban Children with Asthma.   Annals of Allergy, Asthma, Immunology, 122(2):175-183.e2, 2019, PMCID: PMC6360098.
  5.  *Chen Y-H, Mukherjee B and Berrocal V, Distributed Lag Interaction Models with Two Pollutants. JRSS, Series C., Applied Statistics, 68(1):79-97, 2019, PMCID: PMC6328049.
  6.  Narisetty NN, Mukherjee B, Chen, Y-H, Gonzalez R, Meeker JD, Selection of nonlinear interactions by a forward stepwise algorithm: Application to identifying environmental chemical   mixtures affecting health outcomes, Statistics in Medicine, 38(9):1582-1600, 2019, PMCID: PMC7134269.
  7.  Yu Y, Xia L, Lee S, Zhou X, Stringham HM, Boehnke M, Mukherjee B, Subset-Based Analysis Using Gene-Environment Interactions for Discovery of Genetic Associations across Multiple   Studies or Phenotypes, Human Heredity, 83(6):283-314, 2019, PMCID: PMC7034441.
  8.  Goutman SA, Boss JA, Patterson A, Mukherjee B, Batterman S, Feldman E, High plasma concentrations of organic pollutants negatively impact survival in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.   Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry, 90(8):907-912, 2019, PMCID: PMC6625908.
  9.  Idos, GE, Kurian, AW, Ricker, C, Sturgeon, D, Culver JO, Kingham K, Kopf R, Chun N, Rowe-Teeter P, Lebensohn L, Levonian P, Lowstuter, K, Partynski K, Hong C, Mills, MA,   Petrovchich I, Ma CS, Hartman AR, Allen B, Wenstrup, RJ, Lancaster JM, Brown KJ, Kidd J, Evans B, Mukherjee B, McDonnell, KJ, Ladabaum U, Ford JM, and Gruber SB. A multi-center   prospective cohort study of the diagnostic yield and patient experience of multiplex gene panel testing for hereditary cancer risk, JCO Precision Oncology, 3:1-12, doi: 10.1200/PO.18.00217,   2019.
  10.  Mohan DR, Lerario AM, Else T, Mukherjee B, Almeida MQ, Vinco M, Rege J, Mariani BMP, Zerbini MCN, Mendonca BB, Latronico AC, Marie SKN, Rainey WE, Giordano TJ, Fragoso   MCBV, Hammer GD. Targeted assessment of G0S2 methylation identifies a rapidly recurrent, routinely fatal molecular subtype of adrenocortical carcinoma. Clinical Cancer Research,   25(11):3276-3288, 2019, PMCID: PMC7117545.
  11.  Brown KM, Diez-Roux AV, Smith JA, Needham BL, Mukherjee B, Ware EB, Liu Y, Cole SW, Seeman TE, Kardia SLR. Expression of socially sensitive genes: The multi-ethnic study of   atherosclerosis. PLoS One, 14(4): e0214061, 2019, PMCID: PMC6459532
  12.  Aker AM, Ferguson KK, Rosario ZY, Mukherjee B, Alshawabkeh AN, Calafat AM, Cordero JF, Meeker JD. A repeated measures study of phenol, paraben and Triclocarban urinary   biomarkers and circulating maternal hormones during gestation in the Puerto Rico PROTECT cohort. Environmental Health, 18(1):28, 2019, PMCID: PMC6444601.
  13.  Wang X, Mukherjee B, Batterman S, Park S. Urinary Metals and Metal Mixtures in Midlife Women: The Study of Women’s Health across the Nation (SWAN). International journal of   hygiene and environmental health, 222(5):778-789, 2019, PMCID: PMC6583796.
  14.  *Gu T, Mukherjee B, Taylor JMG. Synthetic data method to incorporate external information into a current study. The Canadian Journal of Statistics, 47:580–603, 2019, PMCID:   PMC7410329
  15. Caram MEV, Ross R, Lin P, Mukherjee B. Factors Associated with Use of Sipuleucel-T to Treat Patients with Advanced Prostate Cancer. JAMA Network Open, 2(4):e192589   2019,   PMCID:   PMC6481456.
  16.  Park SK, Peng Q, Ding N, Mukherjee B, Harlow SD. Determinants of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in midlife women: Evidence of racial/ethnic and geographic differences in   PFAS exposure. Environmental Research, 175:186-199, 2019, PMCID: PMC6579633.
  17.  Alimujiang A, Wiensch A, Boss J, Fleischer NL, Mondul AM, McLean K, Mukherjee B, Pearce CL. Association Between Life Purpose and Mortality Among US Adults Older Than 50   Years. JAMA Network Open, 2(5):e194270, 2019, PMCID: PMC6632139.
  18.  Fritsche LG, Beesley LJ, VandeHaar P, Peng RB, Salvatore M, Zawistowski M, Gagliano Taliun SA, Das S, LeFaive J, Kaleba EO, Klumpner TT, Moser SE, Blanc VM, Brummett CM,   Kheterpal S, Abecasis GR, Gruber SB, Mukherjee B. Exploring various polygenic risk scores for skin cancer in the phenomes of the Michigan genomics initiative and the UK Biobank with a   visual catalog: PRSWeb. PLos Genetics, 15(6):e1008202, 2019, PMCID PMC6592565.
  19.  Ferguson KK, Laz Z, Yu Y, Mukherjee B, McElrath TF, Meeker JD. Urinary concentrations of phenols in association with biomarkers of oxidative stress in pregnancy: Assessment of effects   independent of phthalates. Environment International, 131:104903, 2019, PMCID: PMC6728185.
  20.  Caram MEV, Wang S, Tsao P, Griggs JJ, Miller DC, Hollenbeck BK, Lin P, Mukherjee B. Patient and Provider Variables Associated with Variation in the Systemic Treatment of Advanced   Prostate Cancer. Urology Practice, 6(4):234-242, 2019, PMCID: PMC6605774.
  21.  *Boss J, Mukherjee B, Ferguson KK, Aker A, Alshawabkeh AN, Cordero JF, Meeker JD, Kim S. Estimating outcome-exposure associations when exposure biomarker detection limits vary   across batches. Epidemiology, 30(5):746-755, 2019, PMCID: PMC6677587.
  22.  Laskaris Z, Milando C, Batterman S, Mukherjee B, Basu N, O’neill MS, Robins TG, Fobil JN. Derivation of Time-Activity Data Using Wearable Cameras and Measures of Personal   Inhalation Exposure among Workers at an Informal Eletronic- Waste Recovery Site in Ghana. Annals of work exposures and health, 63(8):829-841, 2019, PMCID: PMC6788341.
  23.  Hazzard VM, Bauer KW, Mukherjee B, Miller AL, Sonneville KR. Associations between childhood maltreatment latent classes and eating disorder symptoms in a nationally representative   sample of young adults In the United States. Child abuse & neglect, 98:104171, 2019, PMCID: PMC6885127.
  24.  Wang X, Mukherjee B, Park SK. Does Information on Blood Heavy Metals Improve Cardiovascular Mortality Prediction? Journal of the American Heart Association, 8 (21), e013571, 2019,   PMCID: PMC6898859.
  25.  Aung MT, Yu Y, Ferguson KK, Cantonwine DE, Zeng L, McElrath TF, Pennathur S, Mukherjee B, Meeker JD. Prediction and associations of preterm birth and its subtypes with eicosanoid   enzymatic pathways and inflammatory markers. Scientific Reports, 9(1): 17049, 2019, PMCID: PMC6863859.
  26.  Bi W, Zhao Z, Dey R, Fritsche L, Mukherjee B, Lee S. A Fast and Accurate Method for Genome-Wide Scale Phenome-Wide G×E Analysis and its Application to UK Biobank. American   Journal of Human Genetics. 105(6):1182-1192, 2019, PMCID: PMC6904814.
  27.  Elliott MR, Zhao Z, Mukherjee B, Kanaya A, Needham B, Methods to Account for Uncertainty in Latent Class Assignments when using Latent Classes as Predictors in Regression Models,   with Application to Acculturation Strategy Measures, Epidemiology. 31(2):194-204,2019, PMCID: PMC7480960.


  1. Wang X, Mukherjee B, Park SK. Associations of cumulative exposure to heavy metal mixtures with obesity and its comorbidities among U.S. adults in NHANES 2003-2014. Environ Int. 2018 Oct 10;121(Pt 1):683-694. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2018.09.035.
  2. Wang W, Moroi S, Bakulski KM, Mukherjee B, Weisskopf MG, Schaumberg D, Sparrow D, Vokonas PS, Hu H, Park SK. Bone Lead Levels and Risk of Incident Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma: The VA Normative Aging Study. Environmental Health Perspective, 2018 Aug 8;126(8):087002. doi: 10.1289/EHP3442.
  3. Nielsen JB, Thorolfsdottir RB, Fritsche LG, Zhou W, Skov MW, Graham SE, Herron TJ, McCarthy S, Schmidt EM, Sveinbjornsson G, Surakka I, Mathis MR, Yamazaki M, Crawford RD, Gabrielsen ME, Skogholt AH, Holmen OL, Lin M, Wolford BN, Dey R, Dalen H, Sulem P, Chung JH, Backman JD, Arnar DO, Thorsteinsdottir U, Baras A, O'Dushlaine C, Holst AG, Wen X, Hornsby W, Dewey FE, Boehnke M, Kheterpal S, Mukherjee B, Lee S, Kang HM, Holm H, Kitzman J, Shavit JA, Jalife J, Brummett CM, Teslovich TM, Carey DJ, Gudbjartsson DF, Stefansson K, Abecasis GR, Hveem K, Willer CJ. Biobank- driven genomic discovery yields new insight into atrial fibrillation biology. Nat Genet. 2018 Jul 30. doi: 10.1038/s41588-018-0171-3, [Epub ahead of print], PMID: 30061737.
  4. *Cheng W, Taylor JMG, Gu T, Tomlins S and Mukherjee B, Informing a Risk Prediction Model for Binary Outcomes with External Coefficient Information. JRSS, Series C. 2018. doi: 10.1111/rssc.12306.
  5. *Chen Y-H, Mukherjee B and Berrocal V. Distributed lag interaction models for two pollutants. JRSS, Series C. 2018. doi: 10.1111/rssc.12297.
  6. Wagner AL, Xia L, Ghosh A, Pandey P, Datta S, Chattopadhyay S, Mazumder T, Santra S, Nandi U, Pal J, Joshi S, Mukherjee B. Using community health workers to refer pregnant women and young children to health care facilities in rural West Bengal, India: a prospective cohort study, PloS ONE, 13(6):e0199607, 2018, PMCID: PMC6013192.
  7. Ferguson KK, Yu Y, Cantonwine DE, McElrath TF, Meeker JD, Mukherjee B. Fetal ultrasound measurement imputations based on growth curves versus multiple imputation chained equation (MICE). Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology, 2018 Jul 17. doi: 10.1111/ppe.12486, [Epub ahead of print], PMID: 30016545.
  8. Ferguson KK, Kamai EM, Cantonwine DE, Mukherjee B, Meeker JD, McElrath TF. Associations between repeated ultrasound measures of fetal growth and biomarkers of maternal oxidative stress and inflammation in pregnancy. American Journal of Reproductive Immunology, 2018 Jul 8: e13017. doi: 10.1111/aji.13017. [Epub ahead of print], PMID: 29984454.
  9. Roberts B, Cheng W, Mukherjee B, Neitzel RL. Imputation of missing values in a large job exposure matrix using hierarchical information. J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol, 2018 May 23. doi: 10.1038/s41370-018-0037-x, [Epub ahead of print], PMID: 29789667.
  10. Schmit SL, Edlund CK, Schumacher FR, Gong J, Harrison TA, Huyghe JR, Qu C, Melas M, Van Den Berg DJ, Wang H, Tring S, Plummer SJ, Albanes D, Alonso MH, Amos CI, Anton K, Aragaki AK, Arndt V, Barry EL, Berndt SI, Bezieau S, Bien S, Bloomer A, Boehm J, Boutron-Ruault MC, Brenner H, Brezina S, Buchanan DD, Butterbach K, Caan BJ, Campbell PT, Carlson CS, Castelao JE, Chan AT, Chang-Claude J, Chanock SJ, Cheng I, Cheng YW, Chin LS, Church JM, Church T, Coetzee GA, Cotterchio M, Cruz Correa M, Curtis KR, Duggan D, Easton DF, English D, Feskens EJM, Fischer R, FitzGerald LM, Fortini BK, Fritsche LG, Fuchs CS, Gago-Dominguez M, Gala M, Gallinger SJ, Gauderman WJ, Giles GG, Giovannucci EL, Gogarten SM, Gonzalez-Villalpando C, Gonzalez-Villalpando EM, Grady WM, Greenson JK, Gsur A, Gunter M, Haiman CA, Hampe J, Harlid S, Harju JF, Hayes RB, Hofer P, Hoffmeister M, Hopper JL, Huang SC, Huerta JM, Hudson TJ, Hunter DJ, Idos GE, Iwasaki M, Jackson RD, Jacobs EJ, Jee SH, Jenkins MA, Jia WH, Jiao S, Joshi AD, Kolonel LN, Kono S, Kooperberg C, Krogh V, Kuehn T, Küry S, LaCroix A, Laurie CA, Lejbkowicz F, Lemire M, Lenz HJ, Levine D, Li CI, Li L, Lieb W, Lin Y, Lindor NM, Liu YR, Loupakis F, Lu Y, Luh F, Ma J, Mancao C, Manion FJ, Markowitz SD, Martin V, Matsuda K, Matsuo K, McDonnell KJ, McNeil CE, Milne R, Molina AJ, Mukherjee B, Murphy N, Newcomb PA, Offit K, Omichessan H, Palli D, Cotoré JPP, Pérez-Mayoral J, Pharoah PD, Potter JD, Qu C, Raskin L, Rennert G, Rennert HS, Riggs BM, Schafmayer C, Schoen RE, Sellers TA, Seminara D, Severi G, Shi W, Shibata D, Shu XO, Siegel EM, Slattery ML, Southey M, Stadler ZK, Stern MC, Stintzing S, Taverna D, Thibodeau SN, Thomas DC, Trichopoulou A, Tsugane S, Ulrich CM, van Duijnhoven FJB, van Guelpan B, Vijai J, Virtamo J, Weinstein SJ, White E, Win AK, Wolk A, Woods M, Wu AH, Wu K, Xiang YB, Yen Y, Zanke BW, Zeng YX, Zhang B, Zubair N, Kweon SS, Figueiredo JC, Zheng W, Marchand LL, Lindblom A, Moreno V, Peters U, Casey G, Hsu L, Conti DV, Gruber SB. Novel Common Genetic Susceptibility Loci for Colorectal Cancer. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2018 Jun 16. doi: 10.1093/jnci/djy099, [Epub ahead of print], PMID: 29917119.
  11. Boss JA, Zhai J, MS, Aung MT, Ferguson KK, Johns, LE; McElrath, TF, Meeker, JD, Mukherjee, B. Associations between mixtures of urinary phthalate metabolites with gestational age at delivery: a time to event analysis using summative phthalate risk scores. Environmental Health, 17(1):56, 17(1):56, 2018, PMCID: PMC6011420.
  12. Estes JP, Mukherjee B, Taylor JMG. Empirical Bayes Estimation and Prediction Using Summary-Level Information From External Big Data Sources Adjusting for Violations of Transportability. Statistics in Biosciences, 1-19, 2018. doi: 10.1007/s12561-018-9217-4.
  13. Fritsche L, Gruber SB, Wu Z, Schmidt EM, Zawistowski M, Moser SE, Blanc V, Brummet C, Kheterpal S, Abecasis GA, Mukherjee B. Association of Polygenic Risk Scores for Multiple Cancers in a Phenomewide Study: Results from The Michigan Genomics Initiative, The American Journal of Human Genetics, 102:1048-1061, 2018, PMCID: PMC5992124.
  14. Caram MEV, Estes JP, Griggs JJ, Lin P, Mukherjee B. Temporal and geographic variation in the systemic treatment of advanced prostate cancer. BMC Cancer, 18(1):258, 2018, PMCID: PMC5840834.
  15. Wagner AL, Xia L, Pandey P, Datta S, Chattopadhyay S, Mazumder T, Sujay Santra S, Nandi U, Pal J, Joshi S, Mukherjee B. Risk factors during pregnancy and early childhood in rural West Bengal, India: A feasibility study implemented via trained community health workers using mobile data collection devices. Maternal and Child Health, 2018, doi: 10.1007/s10995-018-2509-y. [Epub ahead of print], PMID: 29500782.
  16. *Cheng W, Taylor JMG, Vokonas P, Park SK, Mukherjee B. Improving estimation and prediction in linear regression incorporating external information from an established reduced model. Statistics in Medicine, 37(9):1515-1530, 2018, PMCID: PMC5889759.
  17. Roberts B, Seixas N, Mukherjee B, Neitzel, RL, Evaluating the Risk of Noise-Induced Hearing Loss Using Different Noise Measurement Criteria. Annals of Work Exposure and Health, 62(3):295-306, 2018, PMID 29415217.
  18. Aker AM, Johns L McElrath TF, Cantonwine DE, Mukherjee B, Meeker JD. Associations between maternal phenol and paraben urinary biomarkers and maternal hormones during pregnancy: A repeated measures study. Environment International, 113:341-34, 2018, PMCID: PMC5866216.
  19. *Liu G, Lee S, Lee A, Others, Pearce CL, Mukherjee B. Robust tests for additive gene-environment interaction in case-control studies using gene-environment independence. The American Journal of Epidemiology, 187(2):366-377, 2018, PMCID: PMC5860584.
  20. Waldrop G, Zhong J, Peters M, Goud,A, Chen YH, Davis SN, Mukherjee B, Rajagopalan S. Incretin-based Therapy in Type 2 Diabetes: An Evidence Based Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Journal of Diabetes and its Complications, 32(1):113-122, 2018, PMID: 29074120.
  21. Ferguson, KK, Meeker, JD, Cantonwine, DE, Mukherjee B, Pace, GG, Weller, D McElrath, TF. Environmental phenol associations with ultrasound and delivery measures of fetal growth. Environment International, 112:243-250, 2018, PMCID: PMC5899051.
  22. Cheng W, Roberts B, Mukherjee B, Neitzel RL. Meta-Analysis of Job Exposure Matrix Data from Multiple Sources. Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology, 28(3):259-274, 2018, PMID: 28975928.


  1. *Chen Y-H, Mukherjee B, Adar S, Berrocal V, Coull BA, Robust Distributed Lag Models using Data Adaptive Shrinkage. Biostatistics, 2017, [Epub ahead of print], PMID: 29040386.
  2. Johns LE, Ferguson KK, Cantonwine DE, Mukherjee B, Meeker JD, McElrath TF. Subclinical Changes in Maternal Thyroid Function Parameters in Pregnancy and Fetal Growth. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2017, doi: 10.1210/jc.2017-01698, [Epub ahead of print], PMID: 29293986.
  3. Huang Z, Zhang H, Boss J, Goutman SA, Mukherjee B, Dinov ID, Guan Y, for the Pooled Resource Open-Access ALS Clinical Trials Consortium, Complete hazard ranking to analyze right-censored data: an ALS survival study. PLoS Computational Biology, 13(12):e1005887, 2017, PMCID: PMC5749893.
  4. Park SK, Zhao Z, Mukherjee B. Construction of environmental risk score beyond standard linear models using machine learning methods: application to metal mixtures, oxidative stress and cardiovascular disease in NHANES. Environmental Health. 16(1):102, 2017, PMCID: PMC5615812.
  5. He Z, Lee S, Zhang M, Smith JA, Guo X, Palmas W, Kardia SLR, Ionita-Laza I, Mukherjee B. Rare-variant association tests in longitudinal studies, with an application to the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Genetic Epidemiology, 41(8):801-810, 2017, PMCID: PMC5696115.
  6. McAllister K, Mechanic LE, Amos C, Aschard H, Blair IA, Chatterjee N, Conti D, Gauderman WJ, Hsu L, Hutter CM, Jankowska MM, Kerr J, Kraft P, Montgomery SB, Mukherjee B, Papanicolaou G, Patel CJ, Ritchie MD, Ritz BR, Thomas DC, Wei P, Witte JS on behalf of GxE meeting participants, Current Challenges and New Opportunities for Gene-Environment Interaction Studies of Complex Diseases. American Journal of Epidemiology. 186(7):753-761, 2017, PMID: 28978193.
  7. Needham BL, Mukherjee B, Bagchi P, Kim C, Mukherjea A, Kandula NR, Kanaya AM. Acculturation Strategies and Symptoms of Depression: The Mediators of Atherosclerosis in South Asians Living in America (MASALA) Study. J Immigr Minor Health, 1-7, 2017, PMCID: PMC5785586.
  8. Estes JP, Rice JD, Li S, Stringham HM, Boehnke M and Mukherjee B, Meta-Analysis of Gene-Environment Interaction Exploiting Gene-Environment Independence Across Multiple Studies. Statistics in Medicine. 36(24):3895-3909, 2017, PMCID: PMC5624850.
  9. Smith JA, Zhao W, Wang, X, Ratliff SM, Mukherjee B, Kardia SL, Liu C, Diez Roux AV, Needham BL. Neighborhood characteristics influence DNA methylation of genes involved in stress response and inflammation: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Epigenetics, 12(8):662-373, 2017, PMCID: PMC5687339.
  10. Amos CI, Kerr J, Mukherjee B, Ritz, Mechanic, LE, Thomas, DC, Blair, Madan, J, Fallin, Ladd-Acosta, C, Patel, CP, McAllister, KA, Teiltelbaum, SL, Karagas, MR, Chatterjee, N and Jankowska M. Opportunities and Challenges for Environmental Exposure Assessment in Population-Based Studies. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention. 26(9):1370-1380, 2017, PMCID: PMC5581729.
  11. Johns LE, Ferguson KK, McElrath TF, Mukherjee B, Seely EW, Meeker JD. Urinary BPA and phthalate metabolite concentrations and plasma vitamin D levels in pregnant women: A repeated measures analysis. Environmental Health Perspective. 125(8):087026, 2017, PMCID: PMC5783673.
  12. *Sun Z, Mukherjee B, Estes JP, Vokonas P and Park SK, Exposure enriched outcome-dependent sampling designs for longitudinal studies of gene-environment interaction. Statistics in Medicine, 36(18):2947-2960, 2017, PMCID: PMC5523112.
  13. Gauderman WJ, Mukherjee B, Aschard H, Hsu L, Lewinger JP, Patel C , Witte JS, Amos C, Tai C, Conti D, Torgerson D, Lee S, Chatterjee N. Update on the State of the Science for Analytical Methods for Gene-Environment Interactions. The American Journal of Epidemiology. 186(7):762-770, 2017, PMCID: PMC5859988.
  14. Caram MEV, Borza T, Min H-S, Griggs JJ, Miller DC, Hollenbeck BK, Mukherjee B, Skolarus TA. Early national dissemination of abiraterone and enzalutamide for advanced prostate cancer in Medicare Part D. The Journal of Oncology Practice. 13(8):e694-e702, 2017, PMCID: PMC5555032.
  15. *Chen Y-H and Mukherjee, B. Hypothesis Testing for Distributed Lag Functions in a Time Series Analysis. Statistics and Probability Letters, 123: 122-127, 2017, PMCID: PMC5703603.
  16. *He Z, Zhang M, Lee S, Smith JA, Kardia SLR, Diez Roux AVD, Mukherjee B, Set-Based Tests for Gene-Environment Interaction in Longitudinal Studies. The Journal of the American Statistical Association, Application and Case Studies, 112(519):966-978, 2017.
  17. Ferguson KK, Meeker JD, McElrath TF, Mukherjee B, Cantonwine DE. Repeated measures of inflammation and oxidative stress biomarkers in preeclamptic and normotensive pregnancies. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 216(5):527.e1-527.e9, 2017, PMCID: PMC5420472.
  18. Wagner AL, Boulton ML, Sun X, Mukherjee B, Huang Z, Harmsen IA, Ren J, Zikmund-Fisher BJ. Perceptions of measles, pneumonia, and meningitis vaccines among caregivers in Shanghai, China, and the health belief model: a cross-sectional study. BMC Pediatrics. 12:17(1):143, 2017, PMCID: PMC5468991.
  19. Aung MT, Johns LE, Ferguson KK, Mukherjee B, McElrath TF, Meeker JD. Thyroid hormone parameters during pregnancy in relation to urinary bisphenol A concentrations: A repeated measures study. Environ Int, 104:33-40, 2017, PMCID: PMC5497503.
  20. Johns LE, Ferguson KK, McElrath TF, Mukherjee B, Seely EW, Meeker JD. Longitudinal profiles of thyroid hormone parameters in pregnancy and associations with preterm birth. PloS ONE. 12(1):e0169542, 2017, PMCID: PMC5217954.
  21. Ferguson KK, Chen Y-H, VanderWeele TJ, McElrath TF, Meeker JD, Mukherjee B. Mediation of the relationship between maternal phthalate exposure and preterm birth by oxidative stress with repeated measurements across pregnancy. Environmental Health Perspective, 125(3): 488-494, 2017, PMCID: PMC5332184.
  22. Needham, BL, Mukherjee B, Bagchi P, Kim C, Mukherjea A, Kandula NR, Kanaya A. Acculturation Strategies among South Asian Immigrants: The Mediators of Atherosclerosis in South Asians Living in America (MASALA) Study. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health. 19(2): 373-380, 2017, PMCID: PMC5003760.


  1. Ferguson KK, Cantonwine DE, McElrath TF, Mukherjee B, Meeker JD. Repeated measures analysis of associations between urinary bisphenol-A concentrations and biomarkers of in ammation and oxidative stress in pregnancy. Reprod Toxicol, 66: 93-98, 2016, PMCID: PMC5125888.
  2. Lee AW, Bomkamp A, Bandera EV, Jensen A, Ramus SJ, Goodman MT, Rossing MA, Modugno F, Moysich KB, Chang-Claude J, Rudolph A, Gentry-Maharaj A, Terry KL, Gayther SA, Cramer DW, Doherty JA, Schildkraut JM, Kjaer SK, Ness RB, Menon U, Berchuck A, Mukherjee B, Roman L, Pharoah PD, Chenevix-Trench G, Olson S, Hogdall E, Wu AH, Pike MC, Stram DO, Pearce CL. Ovarian Cancer Association Consortium. A splicing variant of TERT identified by GWAS interacts with menopausal estrogen therapy in risk of ovarian cancer. International Journal of Cancer, 139(12): 2646-54, 2016, PMCID: PMC5500237.
  3. Ferguson KK, Meeker JD, Cantonwine DE, Chen YH, Mukherjee B, McElrath TF. Urinary phthalate metabolite and bisphenol A associations with ultrasound and delivery indices of fetal growth. Environ Int, 94, 531-537, 2016, PMCID: PMC4980186.
  4. Wagner AL, Sun X, Huang Z, Ren J, Mukherjee B, Wells EV, Boulton ML. On Time Measles and Pneumococcal Vaccination of Shanghai Children: The Impact of Individual- and Neighborhood-Level Factors. Pediatr Infect Dis J, 35(10):e311-7, 2016, PMID: 27294307.
  5. Basa RC, Davies V, Li X, Murali B, Shah J, Yang B, Li S, Khan MW, Tian M, Tejada R, Hassan A, Washington A Jr, Mukherjee B, Carethers JM, McGuire K. Decreased Anti-Tumor Cytotoxic Immunity among Microsatellite-Stable Colon Cancers from African Americans. PLoS One, 11(6):e0156666, 2016, PMCID: PMC4911070.
  6. Johns LE, Ferguson KK, McElrath TF, Mukherjee B, Meeker JD. Associations between repeated measures of maternal urinary phthalate metabolites and thyroid hormone parameters during pregnancy. Environmental Health Perspective, 124(11): 1808-1815, 2016, PMCID: PMC5089879.
  7. Cantonwine DE, Meeker JD, Ferguson KK, Mukherjee B, Hauser R, McElrath T. Urinary concentrations of bisphenol A and phthalate metabolites measured during pregnancy and risk of preeclampsia. Environmental Health Perspective, 124(10):1651-1655, 2016, PMCID: PMC5047771.
  8. Zeng C et al. Identification of Susceptibility Loci and Genes for Colorectal Cancer Risk. Gastroenterology, 150(7):1633-45, 2016, PMCID: PMC4909543. (Mukherjee, B among other authors as a member of CORECT consortium.)
  9. Wagner AL, Zhang Y, Mukherjee B, Ding Y, Wells EV, Boulton ML. The impact of Supplementary Immunization Activities on the epidemiology of measles in Tianjin, China. Int J Infect Dis, 45:103-108, 2016, PMCID: PMC4834250.
  10. *Chen Y-H, Mukherjee B, Meeker, JD, Ferguson, KK, VanderWeeele, TJ. Mediation Formula for Binary Outcome and Time-varying Exposure and Mediator Accounting for Possible Exposure-mediator Interaction. American Journal of Epidemiology, 184(2):157-159, 2016, PMCID: PMC4945703.
  11. Su F-C, Goutman SA, Chernyak S, Mukherjee B, Callaghan BC, Batterman S, Feldman EA. The Role of Environmental Toxins on ALS: A Case-Control Study of Occupational Risk Factors. JAMA Neurology, 73(7):803-811, 2016, PMCID: PMC5032145.
  12. *Ko YA, Mukherjee B, Smith JA, Kardia SLR, Allison M, Diez Roux AV. Classification and clustering methods to handle multiple environmental factors for gene-environment interaction analysis - application to the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Epidemiology, 27(6): 870-878, 2016, PMCID: PMC5039086.
  13. Koi M, Garcia M, Choi C, Kim HR, Koike J, Hemmi H, Nagasaka T, Okugawa Y, Toiyama Y, Kitajima T, Imaoka H, Kusunoki M, Chen YH, Mukherjee B, Boland CR, Carethers JM. Microsatellite Alterations with Allelic Loss at 9p24.2 Signify Less aggressive Colorectal Cancer Metastasis. Gastroenterology, 150(4):944-55, 2016, PMCID: PMC4808397.
  14. Cantonwine DE, Ferguson KK, Mukherjee B, Chen YH, Smith NA, Robinson JN, Doubilet PM, Meeker JD, McElrath TF. Utilizing Longitudinal Measures of Fetal Growth to Create a Standard Method to Assess the Impacts of Maternal Disease and Environmental Exposure. PLoS One, 11(1):e0146532, 2016, PMCID: PMC4701464.
  15. Brook RD, Sun Z, Brook JR, Zhao X, Ruan Y, Yan J, Mukherjee B, Rao X, Duan F, Sun L, Liang R, Lian H, Zhang S, Fang Q, Gu D, Sun Q, Fan Z, Rajagopalan S. Extreme Air Pollution Conditions Adversely Affect Blood Pressure and Insulin Resistance: The Air Pollution and Cardiometabolic Disease Study. Hypertension, 67(1):77-85, 2016, PMCID: PMC4830086.
  16. Ware EB, Smith JA, Mukherjee B, Lee S, Kardia, SLR and Diez-Roux, AV. Applying novel methods for assessing individual- and neighborhood-level social and psychosocial environment interactions with genetic factors in the prediction of depressive symptoms in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Behavioral Genetics, 46(1): 89-99, 2016, PMCID: PMC4720563.
  17. *Boonstra PS, Mukherjee B, Gruber SB, Ahn J, Schmit SL, Chatterjee N. Tests for Gene-Environment Interactions and Joint Effects with Exposure Misclassification. The American Journal of Epidemiology, 183(3):237-47, 2016, PMCID: PMC4724093.


  1. *Boonstra PS , Taylor JMG and Mukherjee B. Data-Adaptive Shrinkage via the Hyperpenalized EM Algorithm. Statistics in Biosciences, 7(2):417-431, 2015, PMCID: PMC4728141.
  2. Needham BL, Smith JA, Zhao W, Wang X, Mukherjee B, Kardia SLR, Shively CA, Seeman TE, Liu Y, Diez Roux AV, Life Course Socioeconomic Status and DNA Methylation in Genes Related to Stress Reactivity and Inflammation: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Epigenetics, 10(10): 958-69, 2015, PMCID: PMC4844216.
  3. Ferguson KK, McElrath TF, Mukherjee B, Loch-Caruso, R, Meeker JD. Associations between maternal biomarkers of phthalate exposure and inflammation using repeated measurements across pregnancy. PLoS One, 10(8):e0135601, 2015, PMCID: PMC4552851.
  4. *He Z, Zhang M, Lee S, Smith JA, Guo X, Palmas W, Kardia SLR, Diez-Roux AV, Mukherjee B. Multi-marker tests for joint association in longitudinal studies using the genetic random field model. Biometrics, 71(3):606-15, 2015, PMCID: PMC4601568.
  5. Mukherjee B, Chen YH, Ko YA, He Z, Park SK, Lee, S and Zhang, M. Statistical approaches for studying gene-environment interaction in longitudinal studies. In Statistical Approaches to Gene-Environment Interactions for Complex Phenotypes. Windle, M. (Ed.), MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 2015.
  6. Ware EB, Mukherjee B, Sun YV, Diez-Roux AV, Kardia SLR, Smith JA. Comparative genome-wide association studies of a depressive symptom phenotype in a repeated measures setting by race/ethnicity in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. BMC Genetics, 16:118, 2015, PMCID: PMC4603946.
  7. Schumacher et al. Genome-wide association study of colorectal cancer identifies six new susceptibility loci. Nature Communications, (Mukherjee B is among other authors), 6:7138, 2015, PMID: 26498495.
  8. *He Z, Payne EK, Mukherjee B, Lee S, Smith JA, Ware EB, Sanchez BN, Seeman TE, Kardia SLR, Diez Roux AV. Association between stress response genes and features of diurnal cortisol curves in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis: a new multi- phenotype approach for gene-based association tests. PLoS ONE, 10(5):e0126637, 2015, PMCID: PMC4439141.
  9. Ferguson KK, McElrath TF, Cantonwine DE, Mukherjee B, Meeker JD. Phthalate metabolites and bisphenol-A in association with circulating angiogenic biomarkers across pregnancy. Placenta, 36(6):699-703, 2015, PMCID: PMC4441857.
  10. Cantonwine DE, Ferguson KK, Mukherjee B, McElrath TF, Meeker JD. Urinary Bisphenol A Levels during Pregnancy and Risk of Preterm Birth. Environment Health Perspective, 123(9):895-901, 2015, PMCID: PMC4559950.
  11. Needham BL, Kim C, Mukherjee B, Bagchi, P, Stanczyk, F, Kanaya, AM. Endogenous sex steroid hormones and glucose in non-diabetic South Asians: The Metabolic Syndrome and Atherosclerosis in South Asians Living in America pilot study. Diabetic Medicine, 32(9):1193-200, 2015, PMCID: PMC4449322.
  12. *Chen Y-H, Ferguson KK, Meeker JD, McElrath TF and Mukherjee B. Statistical methods for modeling repeated measures of maternal environmental exposure biomarkers during pregnancy in association with preterm birth. Environmental Health, 14:9, 2015, PMCID: PMC4417225.
  13. Ferguson KK, McElrath TF, Chen, Y-H, Mukherjee B, Meeker JD. Urinary phthalate metabolites are associated with increased oxidative stress biomarkers in pregnant women. Environmental Health Perspectives, 123(3):210-16, 2015, PMCID: PMC4348741.
  14. Morishita M, Bard RL, Wang L, Das R, Dvonch JT, Spino C, Mukherjee B, Sun Q, Harkema JR, Rajagopalan S, Brook RD. The characteristics of coarse particulate matter air pollution associated with alterations in blood pressure and heart rate during controlled exposures. Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology. 25(2):153-59, 2015, PMCID: PMC4462122.
  15. Ferguson KK, McElrath TF, Chen YH, Loch-Caruso R, Mukherjee B, Meeker JD. Repeated measures of urinary oxidative stress biomarkers during pregnancy and preterm birth. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 212(2):208.e1-8, 2015, PMCID: PMC4312513.
  16. *Boonstra PS , Mukherjee B and Taylor JMG. Using hyperpenalties to select the tuning parameter in ridge regression. Statistica Sinica, 25(3):1185-1206, 2015, PMCID: PMC4790465.
  17. *Stenzel S, Ahn J, Boonstra PS, Gruber SB, Mukherjee B. The impact of exposure-biased sampling designs on detection of gene-environment interactions in case-control studies with potential exposure misclassification. European Journal of Epidemiology. 30(5):415-23, 2015, PMCID: PMC4256150.
  18. *Tao Y, Sanchez BN and Mukherjee B. Latent variable models for gene-environment interactions in longitudinal studies with multiple correlated exposures. Statistics in Medicine, 34(7):1227-41, 2015, PMCID: PMC4355187.