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. Alcohol. Cell-cell interactions in developmental neurotoxicity. Toxicology of brominated flame retardants. Neurotoxicity of diesel exhaust. Paraoxonase 2. Gender-differences in oxidative stress and neurotoxicity. Autism related disorders. Neurotoxicity of air pollution.

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Education

PharmD   Pharmacology, University of Milan (Italy), 1977

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