Lesly Tejeda-Benitez , Corporacion Universidad de la Costa
Dr. Lesly Tejeda-Benitez is working as Professor at Corporacion Universidad de la Costa, Barranquilla, Colombia. She is also working as Professor in the University of Cartagena in the Chemical Engineering Program where she has been in charge of the subjects related to environmental sciences. she won two awards: the IX International Award of La Rabida Group, Spain, and the First award in the II National Congress of Environmentla Health, Colombia with her works about the pollution in the Magdalena River (Colombia). She belongs to the process design and use of biomass research group of the University of Cartagena, and she has carried out several studies about the use of biomass to obtain biofuels or to remove heavy metals from mining polluted waters. She has developed researches about the impact of agriculture, mining and industry on the toxicological profile of surface waters using microalgae and nematodes (Caenorhabditis elegans) as bioindicators.
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Journal of Drug Safety and Toxicology is an international online open access peer reviewed journal dedicated to publish the ground-breaking and cutting-edge research in field of toxicology and drug safety measurements. This journal encompasses on research, review articles, case reports and letters related to toxic effects of drugs, adverse drug reactions, pathophysiology of toxic effects, drug dose levels, safety measurements and other aspects of pharmacovigilence.
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