PhD Thesis defence – cycle 33

PhD Thesis defence - cycle 33

The discussion will be online only. The link to the event is:

The students defendind their work on January, 20 are:

  • Cinzia Bragato – Generation and characterization of a zebrafish Pompe disease model to test the efficacy of 3-BrPA as a new therapeutic molecule
  • Chiara Bazzini – Study of molecular mechanisms and new strategies against Abeta cytotoxicity and neuroinflammation in ex vivo cellular models from Alzheimer’s Disease patients
  • Giacomo Guidali – Cross-modal plasticity in sensory-motor cortices and non-invasive brain stimulation techniques: new ways to explore and modulate brain plasticity
  • Valentina Murtaj – Gender, age and metabolic dysfunction as risk factor for neuroinflammatory pathology disease


The PhD students who requested an extension due to the pandemic emergency will defend their thesis on March 16, 2021.