I am a PhD candidate in Molecular Biomedicine at the University of Trieste and ICGEB. I’m hooked by cell biology and its complexity.
In love with innate immunity, fancy microscopy, genomics, dendritic cells and DNA sensing. Dabbling in education, music and science outreach outside the lab.
Pervasive sublethal effects of agrochemicals as contributing factors to insect decline
Competition and Synergy of Arp2/3 and Formins in Nucleating Actin Waves
Actin nucleators safeguard replication forks by limiting nascent strand degradation
Sub-lethal apoptotic stress enables mtDNA release during senescence and drives the SASP
Blockage of Lamin-A/C loss diminishes the pro-inflammatory macrophage response
cGAS recruitment to micronuclei is dictated by pre-existing nuclear chromatin status
Nuclear soluble cGAS senses DNA virus infection