PEOPLE

PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR

Prof V Raffa, Associate Professor

LAB MANAGER

Dr Elena Landi, Senior Technician

POST DOC

Dr Alice Usai

Title of the project:“Zebrafish as model system for the validation of gene and cellular therapies”


Dr Alessandro Falconieri

Title of the project: “Study of axonal cross-talk in mechanically stretched axons”


PhD STUDENTS

Sara De Vincentiis

Title of the project “Mechanotransduction of neurons: a future strategy for the regeneration of spinal cord lesions?”


Soultana Konstantinidou

Title of the project ” Nanotransducer as novel tool in genome editing: a new approach in gene therapy”


Tiziana Julia Nadjeschda Schmidt

Title ” Nanogenetics: Nanostructures for programming molecular mechanisms”


Patrizia Colucci

Title of the project: smart nanoparticles for the treatment of ocular degenerative diseases in zebrafish model system.

Francesca Merighi

Title of the project: “Neural regeneration in spinal cord injury”.

Allegra Coppini

Title of the project: ” Structural and functional axonal plasticity following chemical/mechanical stimulation “


Alice Alessandra Galeotti

Title of the project: “Nuove strategie neuroprotettive in Alzheimer basate su approcci combinatoriali di biologia computazionale, stimolazione meccanica e composti anti-ossidanti”

UNDERGRADUATED STUDENTS

Alessia Galante

Nicole Bertola

Pietro Folino

Francesco Nocilla

Elena Capitanini