Toxicology

Dr. James Bonner

Associate Professor Of Environmental And Molecular Toxicology

Cellular and molecular mechanisms through which toxic environmental agents such as particles, nanoparticles and metals cause fibroblast growth or matrix production resulting in fibrosis.

Areas of Expertise
Toxicology
Colleges
SCIENCES

Dr. David Buchwalter

Assistant Professor Of Environmental And Molecular Toxicology

Ecotoxicology; toxicity of metals and ions; environmental and evolutionary physiology, especially of aquatic insects; insects as ecological indicators; mercury.

Areas of Expertise
Toxicology
Colleges
SCIENCES

Dr. W. Gregory Cope

Associate Professor Of Toxicology And Department Extension Leader

General toxicology. Effects of environmental pollutants on fish and invertebrates.

Areas of Expertise
Toxicology
Colleges
CALS

Dr. Hosni Hassan

Professor Of Microbiology, Biochemistry, Toxicology And Food Science

Chemistry and biology of oxygen free radicals that are toxic/mutagenic and cause aging, cancer and Lou Gehrig's disease. The roles of antioxidant enzymes in protecting cells from oxygen toxicity and mutagenicity.

Areas of Expertise
Biochemistry
Food Science
Microbiology
Toxicology
Colleges
CALS

Dr. Gerald LeBlanc

Professor Of Toxicology

Endocrine biology, disruption and toxicology; environmental signaling and sex determination/differentiation; toxic effects of chemicals in the aquatic environment.

Areas of Expertise
Toxicology
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SCIENCES

Ms. Julia Storm

Agromedicine Information Specialist

Public health regarding agricultural and environmental health and safety, particularly pesticide health effects and safety

Areas of Expertise
Toxicology
Colleges
CALS