She has got a degree in Medical Biotechnology and, at a later time, a degree in Medicine and Surgery.
Moreover, she has got a Ph.D. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.
She is currently leading a research activity which mainly focuses on the contribution of the intracellular proteolytic pathways to patho-physiological processes at the University of Rome Tor Vergata.
During the last ten years she has been teaching Medicinal Chemistry and Molecular Biology at the University of Rome Tor Vergata and the Catholic University of Tirana (Albania).
She has obtained the national scientific habilitation of Associate Professor in scientific-disciplinary sector BIO/10.