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Last Update: August 12, 2019

University Professors in Experimental Biology (BIO/13)

PROFESSOR

POSITION

AIBG

Giovanni PrincipatoDept. Dentistry and Clinical Sciences (DISCO), Section of Biology Biochemistry and Physics

PO

AIBG Member

Francesco RegoliDept. Life and Environmental Sciences (DiSVA)

PO

AIBG Member

Stefania Gorbi – Dept. Life and Environmental Sciences (DiSVA)

PA

AIBG Member

Tatiana Armeni – Dept. Dentistry and Clinical Sciences (DISCO), Section of Biology, Biochemistry and Physics

RTI

AIBG Member

Francesco Piva – Dept. Dentistry and Clinical Sciences (DISCO), Section of Biology, Biochemistry and Physics

RTI

AIBG Member

Maura BenedettiDept. Life and Environmental Sciences (DiSVA)

RTD-B

AIBG Member

PO (Professore Ordinario / Full professor)
PA (Professore Associato / Associate Professor)
RTI (Ricercatore a Tempo Indeterminato / Assistant Professor)
RTD-A (Ricercatore a Tempo Determinato – Junior / Fixed-term Junior Assistant Professor)
RTD-B (Ricercatore a Tempo Determinato – Senior / Fixed-term Senior Assistant Professor)

Fellows in Experimental Biology (BIO/13)

FELLOW

POSITION

AIBG member

Carlo Giacomo Avio – Dept. Life and Environmental Sciences (DiSVA)

A

Laura Cianfruglia – Dept. Dentistry and Clinical Sciences (DISCO), Section of Biology, Biochemistry and Physics

A

Giuseppe d’Errico – Dept. Life and Environmental Sciences (DiSVA)

A

Maria Elisa Giuliani – Dept. Life and Environmental Sciences (DiSVA)

A

Matteo Giulietti – Dept. Dentistry and Clinical Sciences (DISCO), Section of Biology, Biochemistry and Physics

A

Marica Mezzelani – Dept. Life and Environmental Sciences (DiSVA)

A

Alessandro NardiDept. Life and Environmental Sciences (DiSVA)

A

Lucia PitturaDept. Life and Environmental Sciences (DiSVA)

A

Alessandra Righetti – Dept. Dentistry and Clinical Sciences (DISCO), Section of Biology, Biochemistry and Physics

D

Berina Sabanovic, Dept. Dentistry and Clinical Sciences (DISCO), Section of Biology, Biochemistry and Physics

D

Marta Di CarloDept. Life and Environmental Sciences (DiSVA)

B

Cristina Minnelli, Dept. Dentistry and Clinical Sciences (DISCO), Section of Biology, Biochemistry and Physics

B

Giulia Occhipinti – Dept. Dentistry and Clinical Sciences (DISCO), Section of Biology, Biochemistry and Physics

B

A (Assegnista di Ricerca / Post-Doctoral Fellow)
D (Dottorando / PhD Student)
B (Borsista / Fellow)
T (Tutor)

Research

Research Group 1

Giovanni Principato
Tatiana Armeni
Francesco Piva
Matteo Giulietti
Laura Cianfruglia
Giulia Occhipinti
Cristina Minnelli
Alessandra Righetti
Berina Sabanovic

Research Themes

  • Redox signaling, antioxidant defences and glutathione redox cycle
  • Molecular and cellular mechanisms involved Glyoxalase II activity
  • Study of the CXCL12-CXCR4-CXCR7 signaling pathway in pancreatic duct adenocarcinoma (PDAC)
  • Role of exosomes released from pancreatic tumor cells

Keywords: Glutathione, glyoxalase II, antioxidant defences, redox post-translational protein modification, pancreatic cancer, CXCL12, CXCR4, PDAC, exosomes, epithelial to mesenchymal transition.

Research Group 2

Francesco Regoli
Stefania Gorbi
Maura Benedetti
Daniele Fattorini (Technician)
Maria Elisa Giuliani
Carlo Giacomo Avio
Marica Mezzelani
Giuseppe d’Errico
Alessandro Nardi
Lucia Pittura
Marta Di Carlo

Research Themes

  • Intracellular production of reactive oxygen species, antioxidant defences and oxidative stress in biological system
  • Molecular and cellular mechanisms involved in detoxification and toxicity of chemical substances
  • Cellular mechanisms in response to oxidative stress involved in biological adaptation.

Keywords: Antioxidant system and oxidative stress, lipid peroxidation, DNA integrity and DNA oxidative damage, antioxidant defences, lysosomal system, cytochrome P450, peroxisomal proliferation, modulation in gene expression, post-translational changes and functional responses.

Teaching

Modulo: Biologia.
Insegnamento: Biologia e Biochimica (MT126). Corso di studi: Infermieristica (Polo di Fermo) (MT02). Facoltà di Medicina e Chirurgia.

W000862- Marine Ecotoxicology- 6 cfu
Second Level Degree in Marine Biology
Dept. Life and Environmental Sciences (DiSVA)

5S358-Biological and Ecological Risk- 8 cfu
Second Level Degree in Environmental Sustainability and Civil Protection
Dep. Life and Environmental Sciences (DiSVA)

3S851-Biology Laboratory (M-Z) – cfu 8
First Level Degree in Biological Sciences
Dept. Life and Environmental Sciences (DiSVA)

3S443-Ecotoxicology and Environmental Impact Assessment- 3 cfu
First Level Degree in Environmental Sciences and Civil Protection
Dep. Life and Environmental Sciences (DiSVA)

Module: Structure and function of the cell.
Teaching: Biology and Genetics (80005) Study course: Medicine and Surgery (MU01), Faculty of Medicine and Surgery.

Module: Genes, heredity and mutations.
Teaching: Biology and Genetics (80005) Study course: Medicine and Surgery (MU01), Faculty of Medicine and Surgery.

Module: Structure and function of the cell
Teaching: Biology and Genetics (80005) Study course: Medicine and Surgery (MU01), Faculty of Medicine and Surgery.

Module: Genes, heredity and mutations
Teaching: Biology and Genetics (80005) Study course: Medicine and Surgery (MU01), Faculty of Medicine and Surgery.

3S851-Biology Laboratory (A-L) – cfu 8
First Level Degree in Biological Sciences
Dept. Life and Environmental Sciences (DiSVA)

3S443-Ecotoxicology and Environmental Impact Assessment- 4 cfu
First Level Degree in Environmental Sciences and Civil Protection
Dep. Life and Environmental Sciences (DiSVA)

MT128 – Biology – 2 cfu
Component of the Integrated Course of Biology and Biochemistry (C.I. MT 126)
First Cycle Degree [MT02] Nursing (Macerata site)
Faculty of Medicine and Surgery

MT128 – Biology – 2 cfu
Component of the Integrated Course of Biology and Biochemistry (C.I. MT 126)
First Cycle Degree [MT02] Nursing (Pesaro site)
Faculty of Medicine and Surgery

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