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Valeria Cavaliere

Assistant professor

Department of Pharmacy and Biotechnology

Academic discipline: BIO/18 Genetics

Curriculum vitae

Dr. Valeria Cavaliere obtained her degree in Biology from the Università di Napoli (1990) and she continued her research on developmental genetics of Drosophila with a fellowship from the Istituto Internazionale di Genetica e Biofisica, C.N.R., in Naples (1988-1993). Dr. Cavaliere received a Ph.D. in Cellular Physiology and Biology from the Università di Bologna (1993-1997). At present she is research associate in Genetics at the  Department of Pharmacy and Biotechnologies, University of Bologna (from 1988). Her research activity, focusing on molecular genetics of Drosophila development and on Drosophila modeling of human disease genes, involves collaboration with research groups of foreign universities. Dr. Cavaliere spent a period as a visiting scientist at the Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, USA in the laboratory of Prof. Tien Hsu and at the Department of Biology of the McGill University, Montreal, Canada in the laboratory of Prof. Paul Lasko. Her teaching activity includes "Developmental genetics" "Molecular Genetics of Development with laboratory",  Cellular and Molecular Biology master degree, University of Bologna.