Robert Gelein, B.S.

Robert Gelein, B.S.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box EHSC
Rochester, NY 14642

Journal Articles

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Santhanam, P.; Wagner, JG; Elder A; Gelein R;, Carter, JM; Driscoll, KE; Oberdörster, G;, Harkema, J.R. "Effects of subchronic inhalation exposure to carbon black nanoparticles in the nasal airways of laboratory rat." Int. J. Nanotechnol. 2008; 5(1): 30-54.
Jiang, J; Oberdörster G; Elder, A; Gelein R; Mercer P; Biswas P. "Does nanoparticle activity depend upon size and crystal phase?". Nanotoxicology. 2008; 2(1): 33-42.
2007 Jan
Elder A, Couderc JP, Gelein R, Eberly S, Cox C, Xia X, Zareba W, Hopke P, Watts W, Kittelson D, Frampton M, Utell M, Oberdörster G. "Effects of on-road highway aerosol exposures on autonomic responses in aged, spontaneously hypertensive rats." Inhalation toxicology. 2007 Jan; 19(1):1-12.
2006 Dec
Carter JM, Corson N, Driscoll KE, Elder A, Finkelstein JN, Harkema JN, Gelein R, Wade-Mercer P, Nguyen K, Oberdorster G. "A comparative dose-related response of several key pro- and antiinflammatory mediators in the lungs of rats, mice, and hamsters after subchronic inhalation of carbon black." Journal of occupational and environmental medicine. 2006 Dec; 48(12):1265-78.
Su, Y.X.; Sipin, M.I.; Prather, K.A.; Gelein, R.M.; Lunts, A.; Oberdörster, G. "ATOFMS characterization of individual model aerosol particles used for exposure studies". Aerosol Science & Technol. 2005; 39: 400-407.
2004 Jun
Oberdörster G, Sharp Z, Atudorei V, Elder A, Gelein R, Kreyling W, Cox C. "Translocation of inhaled ultrafine particles to the brain." Inhalation toxicology. 2004 Jun; 16(6-7):437-45.
2004 Jun
Elder AC, Gelein R, Azadniv M, Frampton M, Finkelstein J, Oberdörster G. "Systemic effects of inhaled ultrafine particles in two compromised, aged rat strains." Inhalation toxicology. 2004 Jun; 16(6-7):461-71.
2004 Mar
Elder AC, Gelein R, Oberdörster G, Finkelstein J, Notter R, Wang Z. "Efficient depletion of alveolar macrophages using intratracheally inhaled aerosols of liposome-encapsulated clodronate." Experimental lung research. 2004 Mar; 30(2):105-20.
Elder A, Gelein R, Finkelstein J, Phipps R, Frampton M, Utell M, Kittelson DB, Watts WF, Hopke P, Jeong CH, Kim E, Liu W, Zhao W, Zhuo L, Vincent R, Kumarathasan P, Oberdörster G. "On-road exposure to highway aerosols. 2. Exposures of aged, compromised rats." Inhalation toxicology. 2004 16 Suppl 1:41-53.
Johnston, C.J.; Oberdörster, G.; Gelein, R.; Finkelstein, J.N. "Endotoxin potentiates ozone-induced pulmonary chemokine and inflammatory responses". Expt. Lung Research. 2002; 28(6): 419-422.
Elder, A.C.P.; Gelein, R.; Azadniv, M.; Frampton, M.; Finkelstein, J.; Oberdörster, G. "Systemic interactions between inhaled ultrafine particles and endotoxin". Annals of Occup. Hygiene. 2002; 46(Suppl. 1): 231-234.
Oberdörster, G.; Sharp, Z.; Atudorei, V.; Elder, A.; Gelein, R.; Lunts, A.; Kreyling, W.; Cox, C. "Extrapulmonary translocation of ultrafine carbone particles following whole-body inhalation exposure of rats". J. Tox. & Environ. Health. 2002; 65(20): 1531-1543.
2000 Mar
Johnston CJ, Oberdörster G, Gelein R, Finkelstein JN. "Newborn mice differ from adult mice in chemokine and cytokine expression to ozone, but not to endotoxin." Inhalation toxicology. 2000 Mar; 12(3):205-24.
Elder, A.C.P.; Gelein, R.; Finkelstein, J.; Cox, C.; Oberdörster, G. "Endotoxin priming affects the lung response to ultrafine particles and ozone in young and old rats". Inhal. Toxicol. 2000; 12(Suppl. 1): 85-98.
Johnston, C.J.; Finkelstein, J.N.; Mercer, P.; Corson, N.; Gelein, R.; Oberdörster, G. "Pulmonary effects induced by ultrafine (Uf) PTFE particles". Toxicol. and Appl. Pharmacol. 2000; 168: 208-215.
Riesenfeld, E.; Chalupa, D.; Gibb, F.R.; Oberdörster, G.; Gelein, R.; Morrow, P.E.; Utell, M.J.; Frampton, M.W. "Ultrafine particle concentrations in a hospital". Inhal. Toxicol. 2000; 12(Suppl. 2): 83-94.
Elder AC, Gelein R, Finkelstein JN, Cox C, Oberdörster G. "Pulmonary inflammatory response to inhaled ultrafine particles is modified by age, ozone exposure, and bacterial toxin." Inhalation toxicology. 2000 12 Suppl 4:227-46.
1998 Dec
Johnston CJ, Finkelstein JN, Gelein R, Oberdörster G. "Pulmonary cytokine and chemokine mRNA levels after inhalation of lipopolysaccharide in C57BL/6 mice." Toxicological sciences : an official journal of the Society of Toxicology. 1998 Dec; 46(2):300-7.
Johnston, CJ.; Finkelstein, J.N.; Gelein, R., Oberdörster, G. "Comparison of pulmonary cytokine and antioxidant mRNA levels in the lungs of young and old C57BL/6 mice after exposure to Teflon fumes". Inhal. Toxicol. 1998; 10: 931-953.
Oberdörster G, Cox C, Gelein R. "Intratracheal instillation versus intratracheal-inhalation of tracer particles for measuring lung clearance function." Experimental lung research. 1997 23(1):17-34.
1996 Nov
Stern S, Reuhl K, Soderholm S, Cox C, Sharma A, Balys M, Gelein R, Yin C, Weiss B. "Perinatal methanol exposure in the rat. I. Blood methanol concentration and neural cell adhesion molecules." Fundamental and applied toxicology : official journal of the Society of Toxicology. 1996 Nov; 34(1):36-46.
1996 Jul
Rahill AA, Weiss B, Morrow PE, Frampton MW, Cox C, Gibb R, Gelein R, Speers D, Utell MJ. "Human performance during exposure to toluene." Aviation, space, and environmental medicine. 1996 Jul; 67(7):640-7.
Johnston, C.J.; Finkelstein, J.F.; Gelein, R.; Baggs, R.; Oberdörster, G. "Characterization of the early pulmonary inflammatory response associated with ptfe fume exposure". Tox. Appl. Pharm. 1996; 140(1): 154-163.
Oberdorster G, Gelein RM, Ferin J, Weiss B. "Association of particulate air pollution and acute mortality: involvement of ultrafine particles?" Inhalation toxicology. 1995 7(1):111-24.
Oberdörster, G.; Ferin, J.; Gelein, R.; Soderholm, S.C.; Finkelstein, J.N. "Role of the alveolar macrophage in lung injury: Studies with ultrafine particles". Env. Health Perspective. 1992; 97: 193-197.
Zalups, R.K.; Gelein, R.M.; Cernichiari, E. "DMPS as a rescue agent for the nephropathy induced by mercuric chloride". J. Pharm. Exp. Ther. 1991; 256: 17.


Oberdörster, G; Ferin, J; Finkelstein, J; Soderholm, S; Gelein, R. Aerosols, Science, Industry, Health and Environment. Oxford, UK: Peragom Press, 1998.
Oberdörster, G.; Gelein, R.; Johnston, C.; Mercer, P.; Corson, N.; Finkelstein, J.N.. "Ambient ultrafine particle: Inducers of acute lung injury?". Relationships between respiratory disease and exposure to air pollution. Dungworth, et al.. : ILSI Press, 1998. 216-229
Ferin, J.; Oberdörster, G.; Soderholm, S.C.; Gelein, R.. "The rte does delivery affects interstitialization of particles in rats". Inhaled Particles VII. J. Dogson and R.I. McCallum. : Elsevier Science, 1994. 289-293
Oberdörster, G.; Ferin, J.; Soderholm, S.C.; Gelein, R.; Cox, C.; Baggs, R.; Morrow, P.W.. "Increased pulmonary toxicity of inhaled ultrafine particles: Due to long overload alone?". Inhaled Particles VII. : Elsevier Science, 1994. 295-302
Ferin, J; Oberdörster, G; Soderholm, S; Gelein, R. "What characteristics of particles promote their pulmonary interstitial access?". Aerosols, Science, Industry, Health and Environments. Oxford, UK: Peragom Press, 1990.