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Pierluigi Strippoli

Associate Professor

Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences

Academic discipline: BIO/13 Experimental Biology

Short Bio

Pierluigi Strippoli is Associate Professor of Applied Biology at the University of Bologna, Italy and has been teaching Genetics, Genetic Technologies, Genomics, Scientific Method in several academic courses. He leads the Laboratory of Genomics at the Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences (DIBINEM) of the same University.

He has been using molecular genetics and genomics technologies to study blood diseases, colorectal cancer and trisomy 21. His research group has identified one of the human chromosome 21 genes and he has conceived and developed several original computational biology tools for the analysis of the human genome.

Recently, Dr. Strippoli has focused on starting a systematic study of Down Syndrome by integrating clinical, biochemical, genetic and bioinformatic data, following the scientific thought of Prof. Jérôme Lejeune in order to identify novel therapeutic targets for the intellectual disability associated with this form of trisomy.

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+39 051 20 9 4117

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+39 051 20 9 4113

Dipartimento di Scienze Biomediche e Neuromotorie
Via Belmeloro 8, Bologna - Go to map

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Monday, from 15:00 to 16:00. Please check via phone (051-209 4100, 051-209 4117) or via e-mail before coming, due to possible unexpected committments. Any other date/hour may be agreed using the same contacts. Place: Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences DIBINEM) - Unit of Histology, Embriology and Experimental Biology, Via Belmeloro 8, 40126 Bologna (BO).

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