University of Milan Graduated in Pharmaceutical Biotechnologies 11/03/2003
FIELD OF STUDY Neural stem cells biology and signal transductions pathways
University of Trieste PhD in Neuroscience 20/04/2007
FIELD OF STUDY Biology of neurotrophic factors
2007-present) Postdoctoral Research Fellow University of Trieste, Italy. Supervisor Prof. Enrico Tongiorgi, , Responsible for the Confocal microscopy facility of the University of Trieste.
2009-present) Contract Professor for “Neurobiology Techniques“ course (LM-Neuroscience), Reviewer for Experimental Brain Research journal and Scientific Reports, Member of Master Thesis evaluation commissions
Jun - Oct13) Invited researcher at McMaster University, Hamilton , Ontario, Canada, supervisor Prof. Margaret Fahnestock.
Nov08 - Dec09) Invited researcher at Goethe-University Frankfurt, supervisor Prof. Thomas Deller
Jul05 - Mar06) New York University, Skirball Institute of Biomolecular Medicine.U.S.A.as a visiting PhD student supervisor Prof. Moses Chao.
Mar - Nov03) University of Milan, Italy. Fellowship of “MILANO RICERCHE“ Optimization of neural stem cells transplantation methods in Huntington disease. SupervisorProf. Elena Cattaneo.
Aug00 - Jan01) University of Paris VI, “Pierre et Marie Curie, France“. ERASMUS in the Laboratory of Biochemistry, supervisor Prof. Andrée Marquet.