Carla Ng, PhD

Carla Ng, PhD

203 Benedum Hall
3700 O'Hara St
Pittsburgh, PA 15261

Liver-Related Work

Impacts of per and polyfluorinated alkyl substances (PFAS) on liver function, bioaccumulation and enterohepatic cycling of PFAS. Disruption of lipid metabolism.

Selected Publications:

View Dr. Carla Ng’s publications on PubMed


We have expertise in molecular dynamics modeling of chemicals with biological targets (proteins and membrane transporters). We are developing methods to measure protein binding affinity and kinetics. We conduct zebrafish bioaccumulation and toxicity assays.

Assistant Professor
Civil & Environmental Engineering