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Section Board for 'Toxicology' (45)

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Prof. Dr. Michael J. Carvan

School of Freshwater Sciences, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 600 E. Greenfield Ave. Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53204, USA
Interests: developmental toxicology; neurotoxicology; behavior; transgenerational epigenetics
Prof. Dr. M. Firoze Khan

Department of Pathology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555-0438, USA
Interests: oxidative stress; immunotoxicology; autoimmunity; autoimmune diseases; microbiome; environmental toxicology
Dr. Michael Petriello

Department of Pharmacology, Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Wayne State University,6135 Woodward Avenue, Ibio 2128, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
Interests: cardiovascular toxicology; polychlorinated biphenyls; PFAS; biomonitoring; nutrition
Dr. Konstantinos Poulas
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Department of Pharmacy, University of Patras, 26500 Patras, Greece
Interests: immunology; structural biology; molecular biology; COVID-19; SARS-CoV-2 spike function; cholinergic pathway
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Prof. Dr. Youssef Sari

Department of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, The University of Toledo, 3000 Arlington Ave, HEB282G, Toledo, OH 43614-2598, USA
Interests: alcohol dependence; methamphetamine; cocaine; nicotine; opioids; electronic cigarettes; drug dependence; glutamate transporters
Dr. Lisa Truong
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Department of Environmental and Molecular Toxicology, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97331, USA
Interests: zebrafish model;developing predictive toxicological models;nanoparticles;diverse chemical libraries;flame retardants;polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons;environmental and molecular toxicology
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Prof. Dr. Leena A. Nylander-French
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Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7431, USA
Interests: exposure science; biological monitoring; occupational
Dr. Kouji H. Harada

Department of Health and Environmental Sciences, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, Yoshida, Kyoto 606-8501, Japan
Interests: environmental health; epidemiology; gene-environment interaction
Prof. Dr. B. Paige Lawrence
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Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
Interests: immunotoxicology; respiratory virus; aryl hydrocarbon receptor
Dr. Remco H.S. Westerink
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Division of Toxicology, Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences (IRAS), Utrecht University, PO Box 80.177, NL-3508 TD Utrecht, The Netherlands
Interests: in vitro neurotoxicity testing; alternative models and methods in neurotoxicology; neurotoxic hazard characterization; developmental neurotoxicology in vitro; environmental contaminants; pesticides; drugs of abuse
Dr. Valentina Carozzi
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Unità di Neurologia Sperimentale e Centro di Neuroscienze di Milano, Dipartimento di Chirurgia e Medicina traslazionale, Università di Milano-Bicocca, Via Cadore 48, 20900 Monza, Italy
Interests: peripheral neuropathies, antineoplastic drugs, animal models
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Prof. Dr. James E. Klaunig
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Department of Environmental Health, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47408, USA
Interests: liver toxicity; chemical carcinogenesis; toxicologic pathology; human risk assessment; mode of action/ AOP; utilization of genomics for risk assessment
Prof. Dr. Laura S. Van Winkle

Department of Anatomy, Physiology and Cell Biology, School of Veterinary Medicine, Center for Health and the Environment, University of California at Davis, Davis, CA 95616, USA
Interests: respiratory toxicology; inhalation toxicology of vapors, particles and mixtures; lung development and aging; chemical carcinogenesis in lung; asthma; pathology of the nose and lung; Club cells; metabolized chemicals that target the lung; naphthalene; tobacco smoke; air pollution; nanomaterials; cytochrome P450 monooxygenases; in vitro and in vivo models
Prof. Dr. Guido Cavaletti
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Unità di Neurologia Sperimentale e Centro di Neuroscienze di Milano, Dipartimento di Chirurgia e Medicina traslazionale, Università di Milano-Bicocca, Via Cadore 48, 20900 Monza, Italy
Interests: peripheral neuropathies; antineoplastic drugs; animal models; clinical trials
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Dr. David C. Spink

Division of Environmental Health Sciences, Wadsworth Center, New York State Department of Health, Empire State Plaza, Albany, NY 12237, USA
Interests: analytical toxicology; environmental contamination; volatile and semivolatile organic compounds; steroids; illicit drugs; cannabinoids; opioids
Dr. Jennifer F. Nyland

Department of Biological Sciences, Salisbury University, 1101 Camden Ave, Henson School of Science Room 224 Salisbury, MD 21801, USA
Interests: mercury; arsenic; metals; immunotoxicology; immune; macrophages; phytoplankton
Dr. Christopher J. Martyniuk
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Center for Environmental and Human Toxicology & Department of Physiological Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Florida, 2187 Mowry Rd. Bldg 471, PO Box 110885, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
Interests: molecular toxicology; pesticides; neurotoxicology; environmental science; neurodegeneration; wildlife/human health
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Dr. François Gagné
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Aquatic Contaminant Research Division, Environment and Climate Change Canada, 105 McGill, Montreal, QC H2Y 2E7, Canada
Interests: Aquatic nanoecotoxicology; Biophysical and biochemical effects of nanomaterials in cells; Non-linear responses in ecotoxicology
Dr. Brandon L. Pearson
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Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, 722 W. 168th St. New York, NY 10032, USA
Interests: neurotoxicity; neurodevelopmental disorders; neurodegenerative diseases; aging; transcriptomics; computational toxicology; mosaic mutagenesis; in vitro toxicology; killifish
Prof. Dr. Ki-Tae Kim
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Department of Environmental Engineering, Seoul National University of Science and Technology, Seoul 01811, Korea
Interests: zebrafish; systems toxicology; neurotoxicology; metabolic disorders; mitotoxicity; POPs; microplastics; nanoparticles; EDCs
Dr. Alison K. Bauer

Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, Colorado School of Public Health, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, 12850 East Montview Blvd., Rm V20-3125, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
Interests: environmental carcinogenesis; polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons; persistent organic pollutants; nanotubes; tumor promotion; bioactive lipids; lung toxicants
Prof. Dr. Joëlle Rüegg
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Environmental Toxicology program, Department of Organismal Biology, Uppsala University Evolutionary Biology Centre, Norbyvägen 18A, 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden
Interests: endocrine disrupting chemicals; epigenetics; transcriptomics; developmental neurotoxicity; in vitro models; neurodevelopmental disorders; metabolic disruption
Prof. Dr. Irfan Rahman

Department of Environmental Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center, PO Box 850, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
Interests: e-cigarette; flavorings; EVALI; biomarkers; smokers; oxidants; inflammation; COPD
Dr. Jeroen Vanoirbeek

Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Unit of Environment and Health, KU Leuven, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
Interests: immunotoxicology; adaptive immunity; innate immunity; chemical-induced asthma; skin-lung interaction; murine models; biomonitoring
Prof. Dr. Michael Aschner

Department of Molecular Pharmacology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Forchheimer 209, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
Interests: Metal Neurotoxicity
Prof. Dr. Kyunghee Ji
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Department of Occupational and Environmental Health, School of Environmental Science, Yongin University, Yongin 17092, Korea
Interests: alternative compounds; bisphenols; ecotoxicology; endocrine disrupting chemicals; mixture toxicity; molecular toxicology; reproduction; thyroid hormones; persistent organic pollutants; pharmaceuticals; risk assessment
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Dr. Ronan Garlantézec

Epidemiological Research on Environment, Reproduction and Development, INSERM 1085 IRSET, University of Rennes I, Batiment 13, Campus de Beaulieu, Rennes F-35042, France
Interests: solvents; occupational exposure; pregnancy; fertility; children
Prof. Dr. Jason Cannon

School of Health Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
Interests: environmentally-induced neurodegeneration; gene-environment interactions in neurological disease; animal models of neurotoxicity
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Prof. Dr. Soterios A. Kyrtopoulos
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National Hellenic Research Foundation, Institute of Chemical Biology, Vas. Constantinou 48, 11635 Athens, Greece
Interests: biomarkers; environmental genomics; DNA damage and repair; environmental toxicology; cancer epidemiology
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Prof. Dr. David R. Wallace

Department of Pharmacology and Physiology, Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences, 1111 West 17th Street, Tulsa, OK 74107-1898, USA
Interests: environmental toxicology; heavy metals; pesticides; neural development; glioblastoma; neural degeneration; oxidative stress; apoptotic pathways; mitochondrial toxicity; energy utilization; mitochondrial DNA; mercury; cadmium; nickel; arsenic; organophosphate; organochlorine; pancreatic cancer; neuroblastoma; neuroglioma; dopamine uptake; toxicology of mixtures; blood-brain barrier transport mechanisms
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Prof. Dr. Teresa D. Tetley
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Lung Cell Biology, Division of Airway Disease, National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London, London SW3 6LY, UK
Interests: mechanisms of pulmonary inflammation and lung disease; inhalation toxicology; cardiovascular effects; airborne particles—ambient particulate air pollution and engineered nanoparticles; asbestos; cigarette smoke; microbial infection; every day and occupational exposure; bioreactivity, immunology and toxicity; cell death pathways; particle uptake and translocation; oxidative stress; TLR activation; pro-inflammatory events
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Prof. Dr. Robyn L. Tanguay
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Department of Environmental and Molecular Toxicology, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97331-4003, USA
Interests: zebrafish; developmental toxicology; systems toxicology; neurotoxicology; nanotoxicology
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Prof. Dr. Soisungwan Satarug
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UQ Diamantina Institute and Centre for Health Services Research, Centre for Kidney Disease Research and Translational Research Institute, Woolloongabba, Brisbane QLD 4102, Australia
Interests: epidemiology of cadmium toxicity; genetic and nutritional influence of cadmium toxicity outcomes; cadmium toxicity in at-risk subpopulations; novel methods of measuring cadmium in tissues; reverse dosimetry
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Dr. Matthew K. Ross
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Center for Environmental Health Sciences, Department of Basic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Mississippi State University, P.O. Box 6100, Mississippi State, MS 39762, USA
Interests: pesticide and drug metabolism; atherosclerosis; macrophages; liver injury; endocannabinoids; eicosanoids; lipidomics
Prof. Dr. Jason R. Richardson
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Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA
Interests: pesticides; developmental neurotoxicity; neurodegenerative diseases; epigenetics; ADHD
Prof. Dr. Jaymie R. Meliker

Program in Public Health, Department of Family, Population and Preventive Medicine, Stony Brook University, HSC L3, Rm 071, Stony Brook, NY 11794, USA
Interests: epidemiology; exposure; biomarkers; metals
Prof. Dr. Pamela Lein
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Department of Molecular Biosciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, 1089 Veterinary Medicine Drive, Davis, CA 95616, USA
Interests: neurotoxicology; developmental neurotoxicology; neuroprotection; neurodevelopmental disorders; asthma; organophosphorus anticholinesterases; halogenated persistent organic pollutants; neuroimmune interactions; gene x environment interactions; neuronal connectivity; synaptic plasticity; alternative methods
Prof. Dr. Hiroyuki Kojima

Hokkaido Institute of Public Health, Kita-19, Nishi-12, Kita-ku, Sapporo 060-0819, Japan
Interests: cell-based assay; endocrine disrupters; environmental contaminants; immunotoxicology; nuclear receptors
Prof. Dr. Hartmut W. Jaeschke
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Department of Pharmacology, Toxicology & Therapeutics, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
Interests: drug-induced liver injury; acetaminophen; acute liver failure; hepatic ischemia-reperfusion injury; obstructive cholestasis
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Prof. Dr. Qixing Zhou

College of Environmental Science and Engineering, New Campus, Nankai University, Jinnan District, Tianjin 300350, China
Interests: ecotoxicology and environmental criteria; nanotoxicology and molecular mechanisms; environmental toxicology and human health; emerging contaminants; nanomaterials and environmental Safety; biomarkers and environmental genomics
Prof. Dr. Claudio Colosio
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Department of Health Sciences, University of Milan, Occupational Health Unit & International Centre for Rural Health (World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Occupational Medicine) of the Saints Paolo and Carlo Hospital, 20142 Milan, Italy
Interests: occupational health; human toxicology; public health; worker safety; occupational health surveillance
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Dr. Michael Caudle

Department of Environmental Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Rd., NE, Claudia Nance Rollins Building, Room 2033, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
Interests: Pesticides; Persistent Organic Pollutants; Metals; Neurotoxicity; Neurotransmitter; Synapse; Dopamine; Parkinson disease; Autism Spectrum Disorder; Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
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Prof. Dr. Wayne Briner

Department of Psychology, Ashford University, 8620 Spectrum Center Blvd, San Diego, CA 92123, USA
Interests: neurotoxicology; heavy metals; teratology; behavioral teratology
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Dr. Giulio Sancini

Department of Medicine and Surgery, University of Milano-Bicocca , Via Cadore 48, 20900 Monza, Italy
Interests: nanomedicine; nanotoxicology; neurophysiology; neuropharmacology; respiratory toxicology; environmental pollution
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