Katy W. Chung
Marine Biologist in the Estuaries and Land Use Branch at NOAA's Center for Coastal Environmental Health and Biomolecular Research laboratory in Charleston, SC. She received a M.S. in Marine Biology from the University of Charleston (SC) in 1999. Her research emphasis is in aquatic toxicology. Some of her current research focuses on the lethal and sublethal effects of pesticides, pharmaceuticals, metals and PAHs in crustaceans, molluscs, and fish; sediment toxicity tests utilizing benthic and pelagic aquatic animals; and the effects of pesticides and pharmaceuticals on vertebrate and invertebrate aquatic animal enzyme systems.
Biography Updated on 30 October 2012