Group leader: Giancarlo Panzica
Tel + 39 11 6706610
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1971. Born in Chivasso (Turin). Italian.
1997. Master Degree in Biological Science, University of Turin.
2004. PhD in Neurological Science.
2006- 2019 Assistant Professor (BIO/16, Human Anatomy) at the Department of Anatomy, Pharmacology and Legal Medicine (from 2012 merged with Department of Neuroscience), University of Turin.
2011. One year stage/research at Laboratoire de Neuroendocrinologie Morphofonctionnelle, Equipe Stéroïdes, Neuromodulateurs et Neuropathologies, University of Strasbourg, France.
2019 - present Associate Professor (BIO/16, Human Anatomy) at the Department of Anatomy, Pharmacology and Legal Medicine (from 2012 merged with Department of Neuroscience), University of Turin.
Guest referee for international scientific journals:
Brain Research, Journal of, Chemical Neuroanatomy, Cell and Tissue Research, Physiology and Behavior, Neurological Science, Histology and Histopathology
Society of Behavioral Neuroendocrinology (SBN);
Federation of European Neuroscience Societies (FENS);
Società Italiana di Neuroscienze (SINS);
Gruppo Italiano per lo studio della Neuromorfologia (GISN);
Gruppo Italiano di Scienze Neuroendocrine (GISNe);
Società Italiana Anatomia e Istologia (SIAI)
Membership in research centers:
Neuroscience Institute Cavalieri Ottolenghi (NICO, Orbassano, Turin);
Since 2012, tutor of PhD Students for "PhD course in Neuroscience"
"Nitric Oxide and its role as neuromodulator", Unité de Physiopathologie et Médecine Translationnelle, Universitè de Strasbourg, France (2011)
Member of the Local organizing committee of the International Meetings Steroids and Nervous System (Torino 2001, 2003, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2013) and co-editors in the realization of the scientific contributions proceedings.
Prof. Guy Mensah-Nyagan, Equipe Stéroïdes, Neuromodulateurs et Neuropathologies, University of Strasbourg, France
Prof. Roberto C. Melcangi Department of Endocrinology and Center of Excellence on Neurodegenerative Diseases, Università di Milano
Editorial activity of the group
> Special Issues
Chronic treatment with tributyltin induces sexually dimorphic alterations in the hypothalamic POMC system of adult mice.
Cell Tissue Research
, 4 August 2018
Farinetti A, Marraudino M, Ponti G, Panzica GC, Gotti S
Frontiers in Endocrinology
, April 2018 - Review
G Ponti, A Farinetti, M Marraudino, G Panzica, S Gotti
Kisspeptin innervation of the hypothalamic paraventricular nucleus: sexual dimorphism and effect of estrous cycle in female mice
Journal of Anatomy
, March 2017
Marraudino M, Miceli D, Farinetti A, Ponti G, Panzica G, Gotti S
Early postnatal genistein administration permanently affects nitrergic and vasopressinergic systems in a sex-specific way
, March 2017
G. Ponti, A. Rodriguez-Gomez, A. Farinetti, M. Marraudino, F. Filice, B. Foglio, G. Sciacca, G.C. Panzica, S. Gotti