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Giacomo Lazzarino

Biography

He obtained his Master’s Degree in “Medical Biotechnology” and his Ph.D. in “Basic Biomedical Sciences and Public Health”, field of specialization: “Studies on biological samples through -omics platforms” at the Catholic University of Rome, where he continued his research activities from 2016 to 2019.
During this period, he has benefited from a 6-month contract as Research Assistant at the University of Birmingham, a contract at the Institute of Biochemistry and Clinical Biochemistry of the Catholic University of Rome and a two-year research grant at the same Institute.
He has developed significant experience in studies on: -energy metabolism and mitochondrial dysfunction in traumatic brain injury and concussion (in animals and humans); -evaluation of the efficacy of innovative pharmacological treatments for traumatic brain injury; – research on tissue and circulating biomarkers in neurodegenerative diseases; biochemical and molecular mechanisms and biomarkers of male and female infertility.
During his activity he has continuously collaborated with: – Department of Pathology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA (Prof. Nazareno Paolocci); – Institute of Inflammation and Aging, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK (Prof. Ann Logan and Antonio Belli); -Neuroscience and Ophthalmology Group, School of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, College of Medical and Dental Sciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK (Dr. Valentina Di Pietro).
From September 2019 he is a Fixed-term research assistant L.240 / 10 type A, SSD BIO / 10 at the International University of Health and Medical Sciences UNICAMILLUS, Rome, Italy.

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