New PhD coordinator

On May 31st, 2019 professor Francesco Ficetola was elected as the new coordinator of the PhD course in Environmental Sciences.

Congratulations and best of luck!

Filippo Brandolini added a new publication (02/07/2019)

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Mattia Falaschi added a new publication (29/07/2019)

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Camilla Carla Parenti added a new publication (17/08/2019)

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    September 2, 2019

  • Seminar by Dott.ssa Beata Siemiatkowska, entitled: Redox regulation analysis by mass spectrometryā€¯

Giulio Formenti
Project titleHuntington's Disease in the light of evolution
TutorNicola Saino
Co-tutor -
PhD cycleXXXI
Thesis committee

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    ISI Journal articles
  • Formenti, G.*, Chiara, M.*, Poveda, L., Francoijs, K., Bonisoli-Alquati, A., Canova, L., Gianfranceschi, L., Horner, D. and Saino, N. (2018). SMRT long reads and Direct Label and Stain optical maps allow the generation of a high-quality genome assembly for the European barn swallow (Hirundo rustica rustica). GigaScience.
  • Congress abstracts
  • Huntingtin gene and its CAG repeats number in Primates / C. Martínez-Labarga, C. Zuccato, R. Iennaco, G. Formenti, C. Gellera, E.M. Nevadod, G. Alcantara de la Fuente, A.L. Goyaf, M.T. Abello, P. Dicerboh, V. Truppai, K. Friedrich, E. Visalberghi, S. Di Donato, O. Rickards, E. Cattaneo. Intervento presentato al 6. convegno European Federation for Primatology Meeting 2015, Roma.
  • Successful sequencing of Huntington’s disease CAG microsatellite orthologs from museum collection specimens / G. Formenti, M. Pacifico, R. Iennaco, N. Ancona, G. Bardelli, M. Podestà, E. Razzetti, N. Saino, C. Zuccato, E. Cattaneo. Intervento presentato al 6. convegno SIBE 2015, Trento.