PhD students

PhD students

At the beginning of the first year, each PhD student sumits a research project that is approved by the PhD faculty.

A tutor, member of the faculty, is assigned to each student in order to support him or her during the full PhD program period.

Click on the names of the PhD students in Neuroscience to find out more on them and on their research projects!

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NameCycleProject titlee-mail
Chiara BazziniXXXIIIPotential role of natural extracts against Aβ citotoxicity and
Giorgio Battista BoncoraglioXXXIIIRole of Ryanodine Receptor type 3 (RyR3) in ischemic
Cinzia BragatoXXXIIICharacterization of Pompe Disease in vitro and in vivo models to test the efficacy of a new possible therapeutic
Tatiana CarrozziniXXXIIIStudy of coffee extract action against oxidative stress
Francantonio DevotoXXXIIINeurofunctional biomarkers of obesity and weight
Giacomo GuidaliXXXIIICrossmodal plasticity in sensory-motor cortices and non-invasive brain stimulation techniques: new ways to explore and modulate brain 
Gizem ErolXXXIIIGlycan-coated nanoparticles as inhibitors of specific lectins, a new
neuroprotective therapeutic strategy for brain injury caused by ischemia
Valentina MurtajXXXIIIGender, age and metabolic disfunction as risk factor for neuroinflammatory pathology
Chiara SabatiniXXXIIIStudy of CR4056 interactions with the opioid system: deepening the molecular mechanism for new perspective in the pain
Silvia SeghezziXXXIIIThe sense of agency in normal and pathological populations: meta-analytical, behavioural and neurofunctional 
Dario AlimontiXXXIVMotor and cognitive scores progression in Parkinson’s
Federica AngiulliXXXIVRole and characterization of anti-aβ autoantibodies in the pathogenesis of cerebral amyloid angiopathy-related
Lorenzo DianaXXXIVModulation of cortical networks of attention by means of non-invasive brain stimulation (NIBS) techniques: a study on healthy subjects and stroke patients with hemispatial
Chiara GalimbertiXXXIVCharacterization of a novel tyrosine kinase inhibitor in experimental models of
Eleonora GiagnorioXXXIVRole of dysregulated skeletal muscle LncRNAs/mRNA targets in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Gemma MassettiXXXIVAssessing the effects of multisensory stimulation through new technologies on patients with acquired brain
Maddalena MauriXXXIVMulti neuro-functional biomarkers for monitoring developmental trajectories in early onset
Ramona MeantiXXXIVNeuroprotective effect of Growth Hormone Secretagogues and glycosaminoglycans association in in vitro models of
Ettore SalsanoXXXIVClinical and genetic characterization of leukodystrophies in
Ilenia SavinettiXXXIVGene Expression Profiling Identifies Specific Signatures in Peripheral Blood Monocytes of Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis
Edoardo Nicolò AielloXXXVNeuropsycological study of language in motor neuron
Roberta BonomoXXXVAssessment of metabolomic changes in chemotherapy-induced peripheral
Susanna DiamantiXXXVMulti-center Translational Trial of Remote Ischemic Conditioning in Acute Ischemic Stroke Within 9 Hours of Stroke of Stroke Onset (TRICS-9). A randomized pilot clinical study from the Italian Stroke Organization (ISO) Basic Science
Elisa DurantiXXXVMechanisms of TDP-43 accumulation in Amyotrophic Lateral
Mario FicheraXXXVOutcome measures in hereditary ataxias: analysis of clinical scales and evaluation of new tools to assess disease
Alessia GallucciXXXVEffect of emotion processing and emotion regulation on cognitive performance: a multimodal approach
Maryamsadat HashemiXXXVAntineoplastic agents neurotoxicity: possible role of MAP1B-LC1 protein complex in Cav3.2 channel
Simonetta Andrea LicandroXXXVEvaluation of the pharmacological effect of compounds modulating the fibrotic process in dystrophinopathy in fibro-degenerative diseases murine
Claudia MalacarneXXXVUnraveling the role of microRNAs and their target genes in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: towards the identification of novel therapeutic
Jacopo MarianiXXXVMulti-center Translational Trial of Remote Ischemic Conditioning in Acute Ischemic Stroke (TRICS)
Emanuele SalaXXXVImproving nonclinical assessment of painkillers in multimodal analgesia
Jacopo SantambrogioXXXVSpecific cognitive dis-functioning and vulnerability to specific psychopathology: a descriptive study on intellectual disability and
Giulia TerribileXXXVAir pollution, neuroinflammation and synaptic
Alessia ValenteXXXVMulti-center Translational Trial of Remote Ischemic Conditioning in Acute Ischemic Stroke (TRICS)