CONTENTS AAEM

Ann Agric Environ Med 2007, 14, No 1

REVIEW ARTICLES
CATHELICIDIN LL-37: LPS-NEUTRALIZING, PLEIOTROPIC PEPTIDE • Marcin Golec ................................. ........ 1
HUMAN EXPOSURE TO AIRBORNE FUNGI FROM GENERA USED AS BIOCONTROL AGENTS IN PLANT PRODUCTION • Anne Mette Madsen, Vinni Mona Hansen, Nicolai Vitt Meyling, Jørgen Eilenberg .............................................................................................................................................................. 5
ORIGINAL ARTICLES
EVALUATION OF LIPIDS, LIPOPROTEINS AND APOLIPOPROTEINS CONCENTRATIONS IN CORD BLOOD SERUM OF NEWBORNS FROM RURAL AND URBAN ENVIRONMENTS • Elżbieta Pac-Kożuchowska ....................................................................................................................................................... 25
EPIDEMIOLOGY OF TREE-HOLE BREEDING MOSQUITOES IN THE TROPICAL RAINFOREST OF IMO STATE, SOUTH-EAST NIGERIA • Jude C. Anosike, Bertram E. B. Nwoke, Anthony N. Okere, Ene E. Oku, Joe E. Asor, Ifeyinwa O. Emmy-Egbe, Desmond A. Adimike................................................................ 31
ALLERGY TO PERIWINKLE POLLEN (CATHARANTHUS ROSEUS G. DON.) • Debajyoti Ghosh, Indrani Roy, Sunirmal Chanda, Swati Gupta-Bhattacharya ............................................................................................. 39
ALCOHOL CONSUMPTION PATTERNS AMONG YOUNG PEOPLE FROM RURAL AREAS OF LUBLIN PROVINCE • Marta Makara-Studzińska, Anna Urbańska..................................................................................... 45
AN ATTEMPT TO CONTROL A NATURAL FOCUS OF LEPTOSPIROSIS GRIPPOTYPHOSA BY RODENTICIDE – A LONG-TERM STUDY (1977-2004) • Pavol Bakoss, Jana Jareková, Milan Labuda ............ 51
ANIMAL RELATED INJURIES TREATED AT THE DEPARTMENT OF TRAUMA AND EMERGENCY MEDICINE, MEDICAL UNIVERSITY OF LUBLIN • Adam Nogalski, Leszek Jankiewicz, Grzegorz Ćwik, Jerzy Karski, Łukasz Matuszewski ........................................................................................................... 57
AIRBORNE ALLERGENIC POLLEN IN NATURAL AREAS: HORNACHUELOS NATURAL PARK, CORDOBA, SOUTHERN SPAIN • Herminia Garcia-Mozo, Eugenio Dominguez-Vilches, Carmen Galan ........ 63
SEROPREVALENCE OF TOXOPLASMA GONDII IN WILD BOARS (SUS SCROFA) IN THE SLOVAK REPUBLIC • Daniela Antolová, Katarína Reiterová, Pavol Dubinský................................................................ 71
ISOLATION, CULTIVATION AND IDENTIFICATION OF BORRELIA BURGDORFERI GENOSPECIES FROM IXODES RICINUS TICKS FROM THE CITY OF BRNO, CZECH REPUBLIC • Kateřina Pejchalová, Alena Žákovská, Marie Mejzlíková, Jiří Halouzka, Miloš Dendis ............................................................. 75
DETECTION OF AIRBORNE MICROBES IN A COMPOSTING FACILITY BY CULTIVATION BASED AND CULTIVATION-INDEPENDENT METHODS • Andreas Albrecht, Reinhard Witzenberger, Ulrike Bernzen, Udo Jäckel ............................................................................................................................................ 81
INCIDENCE OF BETULACEAE POLLEN AND POLLINOSIS IN ZAGREB, CROATIA, 2002-2005 • Renata Peternel, Sanja Musić Milanović, Ivana Hrga, Tatjana Mileta, Josip Čulig ........................................................ 87
SEROLOGIC INVESTIGATION OF THE PREVALENCE OF CHLAMYDOPHILA PSITTACI IN OCCUPATIONALLY-EXPOSED SUBJECTS IN EASTERN SICILY • Concettina Fenga, Anna Cacciola, Carmelina Di Nola, Sebastiano Calimeri, Daniela Lo Giudice, Michela Pugliese, Pietro Paolo Niutta, Lucia Barbaro Martino.................................................................................................................................................... 93
ANNUAL VARIATION OF AIRBORNE POLLEN IN THE CITY OF VINKOVCI, NORTHEASTERN CROATIA • Edita Stefanic, Sanda Rasic, Sanja Merdic, Krunoslav Colakovic ............................................................. 97
FUSARIUM MYCOTOXINS IN LITHUANIAN CEREALS FROM THE 2004-2005 HARVESTS • Audronė Mankevičienė, Bronislava Butkutė, Zenonas Dabkevičius, Skaidrė Supronienė ................................................ 103
PESTICIDE CONTENT IN DRINKING WATER SAMPLES COLLECTED FROM ORCHARD AREAS IN CENTRAL POLAND • Hanna Badach, Teresa Nazimek, Iwona A. Kamińska................................................... 109
MENTAL WELLBEING OF CHILDREN ENGAGED IN AGRICULTURAL WORK ACTIVITIES AND QUALITY OF FAMILY ENVIRONMENT • Stanisław Lachowski, Bogusława Lachowska ............................ 115
REGIONAL IMPORTANCE OF ALNUS POLLEN AS AN AEROALLERGEN: A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF ALNUS POLLEN COUNTS FROM WORCESTER (UK) AND POZNAŃ (POLAND) • Matt Smith, Jean Emberlin, Alicja Stach, Magdalena Czarnecka-Operacz, Dorota Jenerowicz, Wojciech Silny ................... 123
ENDOTOXIN CONCENTRATION IN MODERN ANIMAL HOUSES IN SOUTHERN BAVARIA • Rudolf Schierl, Antje Heise, Ulrich Egger, Friedhelm Schneider, Robert Eichelser, Stefan Neser, Dennis Nowak ....... 129
BACTERIAL CONTAMINATION OF WATER IN DENTAL UNIT RESERVOIRS • Jolanta Szymańska .............. 137
EFFICACY OF A NOVEL BIOFILTER IN HATCHERY SANITATION: I. REMOVAL OF AIRBORNE BACTERIA, DUST AND ENDOTOXIN • Anna Chmielowiec-Korzeniowska, Leszek Tymczyna, Czesława Skórska, Jolanta Sitkowska, Grażyna Cholewa, Jacek Dutkiewicz ..................................................................... 141
EFFICACY OF A NOVEL BIOFILTER IN HATCHERY SANITATION: II. REMOVAL OF ODOROGENOUS POLLUTANTS • Leszek Tymczyna, Anna Chmielowiec-Korzeniowska, Agata Drabik, Czesława Skórska, Jolanta Sitkowska, Grażyna Cholewa, Jacek Dutkiewicz ..................................................................... 151
LEVELS OF FUNGI AND MYCOTOXINS IN THE SAMPLES OF GRAIN AND GRAIN DUST COLLECTED FROM FIVE VARIOUS CEREAL CROPS IN EASTERN POLAND • Ewa Krysińska-Traczyk, Juliusz Perkowski, Jacek Dutkiewicz .................................................................................................................. 159
EVALUATION OF THE EFFECT OF USING MOBILE PHONES ON MALE FERTILITY • Artur Wdowiak, Leszek Wdowiak, Henryk Wiktor ........................................................................................................................ 169
FACTORS DETERMINING ACCUMULATION OF MYCOTOXIN PRODUCERS IN CEREAL GRAIN DURING HARVESTING • Albinas Lugauskas, Algirdas Raila, Egidijus Zvicevičius, Marija Railienė, Henrikas Novošinskas .......................................................................................................................................... 173
CASE REPORTS
CHILDREN’S ALLERGIC DISEASES AND MICROBIAL CONTAMINATION OF INDOOR AIR – A CASE REPORT • Joanna Kasznia-Kocot, Danuta O. Lis, Bożena Kordys-Darmolińska, Urszula Grzybowska-Chlebowczyk, Halina Woś, Rafał L. Górny ......................................................................................................... 187
BRIEF COMMUNICATIONS
DETECTION OF CHLAMYDOPHILA PSITTACI ANTIBODIES FROM CAPTIVE BIRDS AT THE NINOY AQUINO PARKS AND WILDLIFE NATURE CENTER, QUEZON CITY, PHILIPPINES • Ramon P. Maluping, Rey B. Oronan, Steven U. Toledo ...................................................................................................... 191
NEWS
MEETINGS ................................................................................................................................................................. 194