Lucio Costa

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Lucio Costa is Professor, Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington. (UW web site).
The general area of research in Dr. Costa's laboratory is neurotoxicology. Neurotoxic substances may play a role in a number of neurodevelopmental disorders, and in neurological neuropsychiatric and neurodegenerative diseases. Dr. Costa's laboratory is interested in the study of the cellular, biochemical and molecular mechanisms involved in neurotoxicity, utilizing in vivo and in vitro cell culture systems, as well as biochemical, molecular and imaging techniques and transgenic animal models.

He assisted his sons Paolo and Francesco Costa in the translation of the Milestones of Toxicology poster into Italian – download a pdf from HERE.

Le Pietre Miliari della Tossicologia


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