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Carla Pignatti

Associate Professor

Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences

Academic discipline: BIO/10 Biochemistry

Research

Role of polyamines in programmed cell death

Nitric oxide and apoptosis in cardiovascular system

Molecular mechanisms of signal transduction involved in apoptosis in cultured cells: study of the role of polyamines. 

Effect of nutraceuticals compunds on molecular events leading to apoptosis in cardiovascular cell cultures

Study of the protective action of polyunsaturated fatty acids on apoptosis and autophagy induced by palmitate in cardiomyoblasts