Dr. Virginia Silvari

Professional Activity

Healy, D.A.; Hellebust, S.; Silvari, V.; Lopez, J.M.; Whittaker, A.G.; Wenger, J. C.; Heffron, J. J. A.; Sodeau, J. R. Using a pattern recognition approach to link inorganic chemical fingerprints of ambient PM2.5-0.1 with in vitro biological effects. Air Quality Atmosphere and Health, 2012, 5 (1), 125-147. DOI


V. Silvari, D. Healy, E. Peré Trepat, J.M. Lopez Sebastian, J. Wenger, J. Sodeau, J. Heffron. Seasonal and geographical variation in ambient air particulate matter-induced oxidative stress and cytotoxicity for Cork City ( Ireland). 11th International Congress of Toxicology, Montreal, Canada, July 2007Download Poster (263kB)



Dr. Virginia Silvari

Contact Details:


Postdoctoral researcher (2005-2008)


Prof. John Sodeau

Research Area:

The investigation of toxicological health outcomes associated with ambient air particulate matter.


Past Members

Centre for Research into Atmospheric Chemistry

Lab B1, Kane Building, University College Cork, College Rd, Cork, Ireland