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Carla Pignatti

Alma Mater Honorary Professor

Alma Mater Studiorum - Università di Bologna

Adjunct professor

Department of Experimental, Diagnostic and Specialty Medicine - DIMES

Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences

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