The University of Siena PhD Course in
Genetics, Oncology and Clinical Medicine


Seminars and Lessons


SEMINARS SCHEDULE ACADEMIC YEAR 2020-2021


January 8th, 2021 at 12.00pm
"How to write and communicate science"
Videoconference
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Meeting ID: 872 1491 3317
Passcode: 631495

Speaker: 
Dr. Chiara Gabbi
MD, PhD, Independent Scientist
Milano

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February 11th, 2021 at 1.00pm
"Synaptic alterations in a preclinical model of CDKL5 deficiency disorder reveal a therapeutical target"
Videoconference
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Speaker: 
Prof. Maurizio Giustetto
Dept. Neuroscience
University of Torino
Torino, Italy


Slide of the seminar not available
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February 19th, 2021 at 1.00pm
"Animal inference on human mitochondrial diseases"
Videoconference
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Speaker: 
Prof. Francesco Nardi
Dept. of Life Science
University of Siena
Siena, Italy


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March 11th 2021 at 1.00pm
"Liquid biopsy: challenges and opportunities to decipher dynamic and heterogenous diseases"
Videoconference
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Speaker: 
Dr. Angelica Pagliazzi
Medical Genetist at Medical Genetics Unit
Meyer Children's University Hospital
Florence, Italy


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April 14th 2021 at 6.00pm
"Clinicopathologic correlation in age-related macular degeneration (AMD): a multimodal imaging and histopathologic approach"
Videoconference
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Speaker: 
Dr. Tommaso Bacci
Vitreous Retina Macula Consultants of New York
Nee York, USA


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April 26th 2021 at 1.00pm
"T cell exhaustion in cancer and infection"
Videoconference
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Speaker: 
Prof. Giulia Freer
Retrovirus Center and Virology Section, 
Dept. of Translational Research and New Technologies in Medicine and Surgery 
University of Pisa
Pisa, Italy

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May 3rd 2021 at 1.00pm
"Deep Learning tools for Melanoma diagnosis"
Videoconference
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Speaker: 
Dr. Linda Tognetti 
Dermatologist
 Research fellow in invasive imaging in Dermatological diseases 
University of Siena 
Siena, Italy


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May 10th 2021 at 1.00pm
"Genetics of retinoblastoma: present day knowledge and outlook"
Videoconference
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Speaker: 
Prof. Dietmar Lohmann
Institute of Human Genetics
University Hospital Essen
Essen, Germany 

Slide of the seminar not available

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May 18th 2021 at 1.00pm
"Gene therapy for CNS"
Videoconference
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Speaker: 
Prof. Miguel Chillon Rodriguez
Center of Animal Biotechnology and Gene Therapy, 
and Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
Barcelona, Spain

Slide of the seminar not available

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May 28th 2021 at 1.00pm
"Brain organoids: a 3D model to investigate neurodevelompental disorders"
Videoconference
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Speaker: 
Dr. Andrea Carlo Rossetti
Central Institute of Mental Health
Hector Institute for Translational Brain Research
Mannheim, Germany

Slide of the seminar

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June 7th 2021 at 1.00pm 
"The genetic factors underlying hereditary susceptibility to breast cancer"
Videoconference
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Speaker: 
Dr. Paolo Radice
 Unit of Molecular Basis of Genetic Risk and Genetic Testing, 
Department of Research, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, 
Milan, Italy.

Slide of the seminar not available
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June 29 2021 at 1.00pm
"ERK5 and cancer
Videoconference
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Speaker: 
Prof. Elisabetta Rovida
Dept. Clinical, Experimental and Biomedical Science Mario Serio 
University of Florence
Florence, Italy

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