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Professor Matthew Wright BSc PhD

Professor of Toxicology, Institute of Cellular Medicine, Newcastle University

Last updated: 26 November 2020

Bio

Professor Matthew Wright was appointed to the Committee on 1 April 2017. He is Professor of Toxicology at the Institute of Cellular Medicine, Newcastle University.  His research interests are in liver injury, liver disease, environmental triggers for liver disease and developing in vitro liver models for toxicity studies.  He has been an expert on the European Food Safety Authority’s Additive and Nutrient Sources Panel since 2011. 

Professor Wright’s appointment as a member of the Committee expires on 31 March 2020

Personal Interest

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Organisation/Body & Nature of Interest 

Consultancies and Direct Employment

Newcastle University

Membership

British Toxicology Society of Toxicology (US)

EFSA ANS Panel

Miscellaneous Toxicology – Associate Editor

Non Personal Interest 

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Organisation/Body & Nature of Interest 

Support by Industry

GSK

Lubrizol