PhD-Day Life Sciences @ SNS

 

7th  February 2018

Sala Azzurra

09:00 – 9:15 – Welcome and introduction

09:15 – 9:30 – L.  Lupori* “CDKL5 disorder, looking for biomarkers and therapeutic approaches in a mouse model”

09:30 – 09:45 – V. Verdi*  “Cracking the Neuroligin-Neurexin synaptic code with Intrabodies : an help from Yeast”

09:45 – 10:15 – J.Agrimi:  “Nutraceutical approach to prevent work stress-induced brain heart axis dysfunction linked to cardiovascular disease risk: a translational study”

10:15 – 10:45 – M. Martins*In vitro and in vivo miRNA-mediated control of Satb2 expression during corticogenesis in mice”

10:45 – 11:15 – coffee break

11:15 – 11:45 – R. Cerna* “Understanding the long-lasting analgesic effect of anti-NGF and anti-TrkA antibodies in a mouse model of neuropathic pain”

11:45 – 12:00 – F. Miraglia* “Developing FRET-based biosensors to detect alpha synuclein aggregation in living cells”

12:00 – 12:30 – G. Siano* “Multilevel investigation of Tau: screening set-up and gene regulation”

12:30 – 12:45 – K. Dunville* “Pathological tau phosphorylation with respect to regional identity and electrical activity”

LUNCH

Aula Dini

14.30 – 15:00 – N. Giordano* “Looking for mirror neurons in mice”

15:00 – 15:30 – F. Gobbo* “Mapping of potentiated synapses in vivo in the mouse hippocampus”

15:30 – 16:00 – G. Mirizzi: “Modulation of Central Chemoreceptors in Systolic Heart Failure”

16:00 – 16:30 –coffe break

16:30 – 17:00 – D. Napoli* “Mir29 downregulation restores ocular dominance plasticity in adult mice.”

17:00 – 17:30 – F. Cacciante* “Characterisation of a mouse model for creatine transporter deficiency: New insight on therapeutical approach”

17:30 – 18:00 – M. Fantini*  “Abusing directed evolution to mine evolutionary couplings. Progress on a new method to extract structural information by natural selection”

8th  February 2018

Sala Azzurra

09:00 – 09:30 – L. Rota* “Gastrointestinal dysfunction and alpha-synuclein inclusions in enteric neurons precede central neurodegeneration in a mouse model of alpha-synucleinopathies”

09:30 – 10:00 – C. Caterino*Aging synapse: comparison between transcriptome and proteome”

10:00 – 10:30 – M.T. Mazzetto* “Proteome regulation and antagonistic pleiotropic behavior during aging in the new aging model N. Furzeri”

10:30 – 11:00 – M. Galliani◊ “Cross linked enzyme aggregates as versatile tool for enzyme delivery: application to biodegradable nanoparticles”

11:00 – 11:30 – coffe break

11:30 – 12:00   Rosy Amodeo◊ “Kinase activity and membrane mobility of receptor tyrosine kinases”

12:00 – 12:30 – O. Cozzolino◊ “IMAGING: Activation and Inhibition in vivo

12:30 – 13:00 –B. Pinto*Acetaminophen Rescues Microglial Defects and Cognitive Impairment in the DP16 Murine Model of Down Syndrome”

LUNCH

Aula Dini

14.30 – 15:00 – M. Ottaviani: “The hunt for peripheral chemoreceptors in an unusual species”

15.15 – 15.30 – S. Bagnoli * “Nothobranchius furzeri, a possible new model for Alzheimer disease”

15.30 – 15:45 – A. Jakob*Developing a novel method to label the potentiated spines and its presynaptic partner during learning and memory”

15.45 – 16:15 – C. De Cesari: “Retinitis pigmentosa: an innovative approach to improve photoreceptor transplant efficiency”

16.15– 16:30 – coffee break

16:30 – 17:00 – A. Tiberi*  “Microglia and plasticity in Alzheimer’s disease”

17:00– 17:30 – G. Valle:  “Connection between nervous system and robotic limbs”

17:30 -18.00 – E. Tantillo* “Bidirectional Neuron-Glioma Interactions: effects of glioma cells on synaptic activity and its impact on tumor growth”

18:00– 18:30 – Conclusions and Award

* SNS Neuroscienze

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