Silvana de Freitas Costa - People - Psychology - University of Canterbury - New Zealand
Silvana de Freitas Costa

Silvana de Freitas Costa


Technician (Research Facility)


BSc (UNIMES, Brazil)
Certificate Animal Care (CPIT)

Other Responsibilies

Department Safety Officer
Health & Safety Committee - College of Science

Contact Details

Room: 523
Phone: +64 3 369 4357 (direct)
Internal Phone: 94357

Email: Silvana de Freitas Costa

Postal address:
Department of Psychology
University of Canterbury
Private Bag 4800
New Zealand


A.J.R. Hickey, C.C. Chai, S.Y. Choong, S. de Freitas Costa, G.L. Skea, A.R.J. Phillips and G.J.S. Cooper. (2009) Impaired ATP turnover and ADP supply depress cardiac mitochondrial respiration and elevate superoxide in nonfailing spontaneously hypertensive rat hearts. Am. J. Physiol. Cell Physiol., 297: 766-774.

M. J├╝llig, A.J.R Hickey, C.C. Chai, G.L. Skea, M.J. Middleditch, S. Costa, S.Y. Choong, A.R.J. Philips and G.J.S. Cooper. (2008). Is the failing heart out of fuel, or a worn engine running rich? A study of mitochondria in old spontaneously hypertensive rats. Proteomics 8, 2556-2572.