Donatella de Pascale
Academic Editor

Donatella de Pascale


Mainly involved in the discovery of new bioactive compounds from Antarctic and Arctic bacteria. Also working on on Antarctic psychrophilic microorganisms with potential biotechnological applications, and the dissection of the virulence determinants of some human pathogens by the use of non-vertebrate host model, like Caenorhabtidis elegans.

Biochemistry Biodiversity Drugs & Devices Infectious Diseases Marine Biology Microbiology

Work details

Researcher, Group leader

National Research Council (CNR)
Institute of Protein Biochemistry

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