1997: Degree in Biological Sciences, University of Bologna (110/110 cum laude).
2002: PhD at University of Bologna.
2002: Researcher in Applied Biology at the University of Bologna.
since october 2007: Associate Professor in Applied Biology at University of Bologna,
Italy (Department of Experimental, Diagnostic and Specialty Medicine)
Professor of Applied Biology in Exercise and Sport Sciences
Degree courses since 2003 and in Dentistry Degree courses since
Research projects on human biology followed over time:
cell senescence modulators in human mesenchymal cells;
phisical energies and natural extracts in adult stem cells.
induction of differentiation of neoplastic cell lines;
molecular biology of the apoptotic process;
genomic and post-genomic analysis of the human chromosome
genomic and functional study of the human gene and protein of
RCAN3 (Regulator of calcineurin 3);
Collaborations: laboratory of Biochemical Pharmacology, William
Harvey Research Institute-– St. Bartholomew's and Royal London
School of Medicine and Dentistry, Londra.
To date she has pubblished 40 scientific and international
papers in extenso.
Translation from english to italian of a chapter of the
universitarian book: Lodish et al., Molecular Cell Biology, 4/e,
Freeman, Zanichelli Editore.
Contributions: R.F.O. - ex 60%; Lejeune foundation, Paris;
“Fondazione del Monte” of Bologna and Ravenna, PRIN, progetto
strategico giovani ricercatori, “Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di