Lab Members

alberto

ALBERTO BISCONTIN
Post-doctoral fellow

Biologist, PhD Genetics
  • Genetic basis of human diurnal preference
  • Genetic and functional characterisation of the circadian clock in the Antarctic krill
cusumano

PAOLA CUSUMANO
Post-doctoral fellow

Biologist, PhD Neuroscience
  • Genetic basis of sleep-wake cycles in Drosophila and humans
  • Epigenetic modifications induced by chronic disruption of the circadian clock in Drosophila
Cristiano-De-Pitta

CRISTIANO DE PITTÀ
Reader in Genetics

Biologist, PhD Genetics
  • Endogenous time-keeping mechanisms in Drosophila and the Antarctic krill
  • Genetic bases of sleep-wake cycles in Drosophila and humans
Chiara-Formentin

CHIARA FORMENTIN
PhD student, year 1

Medical doctor, 5th year specialist trainee in Internal Medicine and PhD Student
  • Light administration and light shading in medical inpatients with sleep disturbances
  • Eye movements and hepatic encephalopathy
mangini

CHIARA MANGINI
Clinical Research Fellow

 Medical doctor, 2nd year specialist trainee in Internal Medicine
  • Hepatic Encephalopathy 2009-2019: a multilevel large survey of a tertiary referral centre
Gabriella-M-Mazzotta

GABRIELLA M MAZZOTTA
Associate Professor of Genetics

Biologist, PhD Genetics
  • Circadian rhythms and their synchronization in Drosophila melanogaster
  • Chronoterapy of medical disorders
JOANNA

JOANNA SZRAMEL
PhD student, year 1

MARIE SKŁODOWSKA-CURIE ITN-Cynchron project
  • Mitochondrial metabolism and seasonality in Drosophila
Matteo-Turco

MATTEO TURCO
Clinical Research Fellow

Medical doctor, Psychologist
  • Development of patient-specific circadian tools
  • Chronotherapy in medical disorders resulting in delayed sleep phase syndrome-type behaviour
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LISA ZARANTONELLO
Post-doctoral fellow

Psychologist, PhD Psychology
  • Neurophysiological and haemodynamic correlates of hyperammonaemia and sleepiness in liver disease
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GIULIA AMBROSIO
Medical Student

University of Padova
  • Neurophysiology and brain haemodynamics in cirrhosis
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MATTEO BOTTARO
Medical Student

University of Padova
  • Heart rate dynamics over time and in relation to liver disease/infection
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MANUELE LUCANGELI
Medical Student

University of Padova, currently seconded to Imperial College London, UK
  • Educational Interventions for the Prevention of Overt Hepatic Encephalopathy
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REBECCA ZINI
Medical Student

University of Padova
  • Neurophysiological and haemodynamic correlates of ammonia-lowering treatment in patients with cirrhosis