University of Washington School of Public Health

Lucio Costa - SPH Faculty Bio

Lucio Costa

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Professor, Env. and Occ. Health Sciences

Box 354695
4225 Roosevelt Suite 100
Seattle, WA 98195
Tel: 206-543-2831
lgcosta@u.washington.edu

Research Interests

Neurotoxicology. Molecular mechanisms of neurotoxicity. Biochemical markers of neurotoxicity. Children's health. Food additives and contaminants. Genetic susceptibility. In vitro toxicology. Pesticides and children. Neurotoxicity of diesel exhaust. Paraoxonase 1 and paraoxonase 2. Metals and oxidative stress. Gender-differences in oxidative stress and neurotoxicity. Air pollution and autism related disorders. Neurotoxicity of air pollution. Air pollution and neurodegenerative diseases.

Related Links

EOHS Biography Page

Education

PharmD   Pharmacology, University of Milan (Italy), 1977

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