Gruppo guidato da Alessandro Vercelli
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Born in Ragusa (RG) on 3.10.1994 - Italian
MD/PhD student at Faculty of Medicine and Surgery - University of Turin, Italy
2017-to date: MD/PhD student at Medical School of University of Turin
2016-to date: One long cycle degree at St. Luigi Gonzaga’s Faculty of Medicine and Surgery – University of Turin.
2013-2016: First Level Diploma by Scuola Normale Superiore of Pisa – Faculty of Mathematical and Natural Sciences – Biology.
2013-2016: Bachelor degree in Biotechnologies, final mark 110 CUM LAUDE – Title of thesis: “Engineerization of trophic factors, their production and purification, for advanced microscopy and drug delivery”, supervisors prof. A. Cattaneo (SNS) and dr. L. Marchetti.
2008-2013: High school scientific diploma at Liceo Scientifico “Galileo Galilei” in Modica, RG, final mark 100 CUM LAUDE.
I am on the National Register of Excellence for High School Graduates.
2016-2017: Internship at NICO (Neuroscience Institute Cavalieri Ottolenghi), supervisors prof. A. Vercelli, prof. M. Boido and dr. R. Schellino.
Behavior and motor tests on rats, immunohistochemistry techniques, histochemistry techniques, surgery techniques for cerebral hypoxia models in mouse, data analysis.
2015-2016: Nine months internship at Bio@SNS lab – NEST lab (National Enterprise for nanoScience and nanoTechnology), supervisors prof. A. Cattaneo (SNS) and dr. L. Marchetti (NEST).
Molecular cloning, molecular techniques of mutagenesis, protein expression and purification, cell cultures, viral transfections, immunofluorescence, confocal and TIRF microscopy.