Luigi Margiotta-Casaluci

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Dr Luigi Margiotta-Casaluci

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Luigi Margiotta-Casaluci

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Division of Analytical, Environmental & Forensic Sciences

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Senior Lecturer in Toxicology


Luigi is a Group Leader and Senior Lecturer in Toxicology at King’s College London with more than 15 years of experience in the study of mode-of-action-driven toxicology of pharmaceuticals and cross-species extrapolation. He earned his PhD in Environmental Toxicology from Brunel University London in 2011 ( sponsored by GlaxoSmithKline), under the supervision of Professor John Sumpter OBE, working on the extrapolation of pharmacological and toxicological data between zebrafish, mammalian pre-clinical models, and humans. Luigi continued to develop his research interests in comparative pharmacology during a 4-year BBSRC/AstraZeneca-funded Post-Doc at AstraZeneca and Brunel University London, where he started his independent research group in 2015. In 2021, Luigi started a Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) position at King’s College London.

Research Interests:

predictive toxicology, pharmaceuticals in the environment, fish physiology, comparative pharmacology, computational biology

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Luigi Margiotta-Casaluci does not currently supervise any London NERC DTP PhD students

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