Associate Professor, Center for Environmental and Human Toxicology & Department of Physiological Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine

Christopher Martyniuk, PhD

Dr. Christopher Martyniuk is an Associate Professor in the Department of Physiological Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine. His research focuses on how environmental contaminants impact a broad range of biological systems such as the nervous system, endocrine system, and gut-microbiome axis. He specializes in Molecular toxicology, omics, environmental science, neurodegeneration, high throughput in vitro screening, and neurotoxicology. 

Dr. Martyniuk’s research has been highlighted in over 180 publications. He mentored 6 University Scholars, from 2016 to current and 1 Emerging Scholar.  Dr. Martyniuk also uses our CUR database to recruit undergraduate researchers for projects such as, Molecular and behavior effects of pesticides on zebrafish embryos and larvae. 

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