University of Washington School of Public Health

Zhengui Xia - SPH Faculty Bio

Zhengui Xia


Professor, Env. and Occ. Health Sciences
Adjunct Professor, Pharmacology

Box 357234
1959 NE Pacific Street
Seattle, WA 98195
Tel: 206-616-9433

Research Interests

Apoptosis. Neurogenesis. Adult neurogenesis. Children's health. Developmental toxicology. Genetic susceptibility to toxins. Nervous system toxicity. Neurotoxicology. Neurobiology. Olfaction and cognition. Heavy metals. Lead, cadmium, gene-environment interactions. GXE. Alzheimer’s disease. Cognitive decline. Senile dementia. Sex differences on disease susceptibility. Window of susceptibility.

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PhD   Pharmacology, University of Washington, 1991
MS   Biochemistry, Wuhan University (China), 1985
BS   Biochemistry, Wuhan University (China), 1982

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