- Senior Investigator, Genome Integrity & Structural Biology Laboratory / Environmental Genomics Group
Dr. Bell received a B.S. degree from Cornell University in 1975, and a Ph.D. in Environmental Biology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1988. Following postdoctoral fellowships at UNC-CH and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency he joined the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences in 1990 becoming a Senior Investigator in 1996. He currently heads the Environmental Genomics Group in the Laboratory of Molecular Genetics, NIEHS.
- (2013). DIVERSITY AND PHYLOGENETIC RELATIONSHIPS OF HEMOSPORIDIAN PARASITES IN BIRDS OF SOCORRO ISLAND, MEXICO, AND THEIR ROLE IN THE RE-INTRODUCTION OF THE SOCORRO DOVE (ZENAIDA GRAYSONI). JOURNAL OF PARASITOLOGY. 99(2), 270-276.
- (2020). Dioxin-like compound exposures and DNA methylation in the Anniston Community Health Survey Phase II. SCIENCE OF THE TOTAL ENVIRONMENT. 742,
- (2020). Mining a human transcriptome database for chemical modulators of NRF2. PLoS One. 15(9),
- (2019). Associations between Maternal Tobacco Smoke Exposure and the Cord Blood CD4(+) DNA Methylome. ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH PERSPECTIVES. 127(4),
- (2019). Crohn's disease IRGM risk alleles are associated with altered gene expression in human tissues. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-GASTROINTESTINAL AND LIVER PHYSIOLOGY. 316(1), G95-G105.
- (2019). Epigenome-wide meta-analysis of DNA methylation and childhood asthma. JOURNAL OF ALLERGY AND CLINICAL IMMUNOLOGY. 143(6), 2062-2074.