Locality: Genoa Area, Italy
Summary: RESEARCH INTERESTS -role of postsynthetic modifications of macromolecules in genetic primary structure modulation -specific targets,in the chromosomal components, of genotoxic alkylating agents -fractionation and characterization of transcriptionally active and inactive nucleosomes and genes -anti gene/antisense Peptide Nucleic Acids role in regulation of gene expression: a possible tool for "gene therapy". -one of them (publication#45 ) is now in advanced pre clinical trial in a Burkitts Lymphoma animal model system (SCID mice with tumor induced by human BL cells inoculation)
Past: Visiting Professor at University of Cape Town Medical School, ZA Assistant Professor at The Rockefeller University
Education: Universit degli Studi di Padova Organic chemistry (1963-1969)
Skills: PNA anti gene design, sinthesis and pharmacolaogical testing "in vitro" and "in vivo"
Experience: National Cancer Research Institute,I ST (Biotechnology industry): Senior Scientist,
University of Cape Town Medical School, ZA (Education Management industry): Visiting Professor, (January 2004-October 2006)
The Rockefeller University (Educational Institution; 1001-5000 employees; Research industry): Assistant Professor, (Septe...
Interests: career opportunities
Groups: American Society for Cell Biology American Association for Cancer Research American Association for Advancement of Science The New York Academy of Science European Association for Cancer Research
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RESEARCH INTERESTS -role of postsynthetic modifications of macromolecules in genetic primary structure modulation -specific targets,in the chromosomal components, of genotoxic ...