Noémi Tousignant

Noémi Tousignant is Associate Professor in the Department of Science and Technology Studies, University College London. She came to UCL in 2018 with a Wellcome Trust University Award. She previously held postdoctoral positions at the Université de Montréal, the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and the University of Cambridge. Her recent book, Edges of Exposure (Duke 2018), was awarded the Society for Social Studies of Science Ludwik Fleck Award for 2020.

2 articles contributed

The toxic imperial metabolism of Senegalese peanuts

The toxic imperial metabolism of Senegalese peanuts


The identification of aflatoxin in the 1960s troubled plans for Senegalese peanuts.