The conference will be held online on Tuesday 15 December 2020, starting at 4.00 pm. The talk by Prof. Schiaffino is entitled “Fiber types in skeletal muscle: from antimyosin antibodies to single fiber proteomics … and beyond”.
December 2nd 2020, at 5pm In streaming from VIMM Seminar Room, Padua: “Dai meccanismi molecolari alla medicina rigenerativa: le sfide delle biotecnologie”. Maria Chiara Carrozza, Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna di Pisa – Paolo de Coppi, Great Hormond Street Hospital di Londra and Institute of Child Health – Nicola Elvassore, University of Padua and Principal investigator del VIMM
“Science rocks! Science does not stop”: this is the motto of the 2020 edition of Venetonight – Researchers’ Night which will take place tomorrow, November 27th. VIMM will also participate. Onelia Gagliano, from Nicola Elvassore’s group, will be the protagonist of a video entitled “What are the main tests for Covid?”.
VIMM postdoctoral researcher affiliated with Luca Scorrano’s group, Akiko Omori, won a research grant from the Umberto Veronesi Foundation, with an experimental project against prostate tumors. More specifically, Dr. Omori’s goal is to identify a new therapeutic approach for patients affected by prostate tumors that do not resolve with the conventional administration of antiandrogenic drugs. […]READ MORE →
Fighting a genetic eye disease that leads to progressive blindness: Schnyder’s corneal dystrophy (SCD). This is the aim of Massimo Santoro‘s research project, who is professor at University of Padua and Principal Investigator at Advanced Biomedical Research Foundation – VIMM. Telethon Foundation has guaranteed its team a loan of 240 thousand euros for the three-year […]READ MORE →
At VIMM, even scientific findings seem to believe in gender equality. After the pioneering study conducted by professors Francesco Pagano and Andrea Alimonti, which reveals a lower risk of SARS-CoV-2 infection in men with prostate cancer undergoing androgen deprivation therapies, a new VIMM research highlights the same dynamics also in case of women. Among the […]READ MORE →