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


Seminars and Lessons


SEMINARS SCHEDULE ACADEMIC YEAR 2015-2016

 

September 23 2016 at 10:00

"Somatic mutation rate and cancer"

room 6 Complesso Didattico S. Maria alle Scotte - Siena

 

Speaker: Dr. Rosario Notaro

 I.T.T. Istituto Toscano Tumori - Core Research Laboratory - Genetica e Trasferimento Genico in Oncologia

 

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September 19 2016 at 12:30

"Signatures of mutational processes in human cancer"

room 14 Complesso Didattico S. Maria alle Scotte - Siena

 

Speaker: Dr. Ludmil Alexandrov

Center for nonlinear Studies - Los Alamos, USA

 

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July 14 2016 at 12:30

"Microenvironment and tumor growth"

room 13 Complesso Didattico S. Maria alle Scotte - Siena

 

Speaker: Prof. Massimo Mannelli

Department Experimental and Clinical Biomedical Sciences "Mario Serio"
Florence, Italy

 

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June 29 2016 at 12:30

Title to be defined

room 6 Complesso Didattico S. Maria alle Scotte - Siena

 

Speaker: Prof. Lido Calorini

Department Experimental and Clinical Biomedical Sciences "Mario Serio"
Florence, Italy

 

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June 23 2016 at 12:30

"News on Chronic Myeloid Leukemia"

room 6 Complesso Didattico S. Maria alle Scotte - Siena

 

Speaker: Dr. Sara Galimberti

Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine
University of Pisa, Italy

 

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May 12 2016 at 12:30

"COUP-TFII a crossroad between fibrosis and carcinogenesis in liver and pancreas"

room 14 Complesso Didattico S. Maria alle Scotte - Siena

 

Speaker: Prof. Andrea Galli

Department Experimental and Clinical Biomedical Sciences "Mario Serio"
Florence, Italy

 

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March 30 2016 at 12:45

"The maintenance of Leukaemia Stem Cells under metabolic restrictions and its impact

on Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia treatment"

room 7 Complesso Didattico S. Maria alle Scotte - Siena

 

Speaker: Prof. Persio Dello Sbarba

Department Experimental and Clinical Biomedical Sciences "Mario Serio"
Florence, Italy

 

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March 4 2016 at 12:45

"Genomic characterization of thymic epithelial tumors"

room A Complesso Didattico S. Maria alle Scotte - Siena

 

Speaker: Dr. Iacopo Petrini

Department of Translational Research and new technologies in Medicine and Surgery

University of Pisa

 

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February 19 2016 at 12:45

"The explosion of the CRISPR–Cas9 technology in research: the easiest tool for genome editing"

room 13 Complesso Didattico S. Maria alle Scotte - Siena

 

Speaker: Dr. Eva Trevisson

Department of Clinical Genetics and Epidemiology

University of Padova

 

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February 10 2016 at 12:45

"Pairwise Sequence Alignment and Database Searching: A curious insight into the BLAST algorithm

room 6 Complesso Didattico S. Maria alle Scotte - Siena

 

Speaker: Prof. Monica Bianchini

Department of Information Engineering

University of Siena, Italy

 

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January 29 2016 at 12:45

"Bleomycin-induced lung fibrosis: from the experimental approach to potential therapies

room 6 Complesso Didattico S. Maria alle Scotte - Siena

 

Speaker: Dr. Maria Aurora Morales

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January 22 2016 at 12:45

"The mutational landscape of chronic myeloproliferative neoplasms: translational opportunities

room 6 Complesso Didattico S. Maria alle Scotte - Siena

 

Speaker: Prof. Alessandro Vannucchi

Azienda Ospedaliera-Universitaria Careggi

Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine - University of Florence

Florence, Italy

 

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October 15 2015  at 11:00

"Lung cancer: new therapies targeted against the BMI1 oncogene

Seminar Room, Istituto Toscano Tumori, Building 27/B, Viale G. Pieraccini 6 - Firenze

it will be possible to follow the siminar from the following locations:

- room 7 Complesso Didattico Centro Didattico S. Maria alle Scotte - Siena

 

Speaker: Dr. Elena Levantini

Istituto di Tecnologie Biomediche (ITB), CNR, Pisa
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center,
Harvard Medical School, Boston (USA)

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October 13 2015 at 11:00

"La Polizia Scientifica – attività operativa. La repertazione di tracce biologiche. Case study”

 room 13 Complesso Didattico Centro Didattico S. Maria alle Scotte - Siena

it will be possible to follow the siminar from the following locations:

- Seminar Room, Istituto Toscano Tumori, Building 27/B, Viale G. Pieraccini 6 - Firenze

- Aula Ermini, Scuola Medica, Università di Pisa, Via Roma 55 - Pisa

- Room 123, Building C, IFC-CNR di Pisa, Via Moruzzi 1 - Pisa

 

Speaker: Dr. Paolo Terracciano

Polizia di Stato
Gabinetto Regionale di Polizia Scientifica per la Toscana

 

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"Processing of visuospatial and social information in William's Syndrome: findings from cognitive neuroscience"

Speaker: Prof. Giorgio Ganis

School of Psychology, Cognition Institute, University of Plymouth Plymouth, UK

 Massachusetts General Hospital, Athinoula A. Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging Charlestown, MA, USA

Department of Radiology, Harvard Medical School Boston, MA, USA

 

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"Vasculogenesis and angiogenesis in systemic sclerosis"

Speaker: Prof. Marco Matucci Cerinic

University of Firenze

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SEMINARS SCHEDULE ACADEMIC YEAR 2014-2015

 

September 11 2015

"Genomics of colorectal cancer: what are the clinical implications?”

 at 12:00 room 13

Speaker: Dr. Federica Di Nicolantonio

Experimental Clinical Molecular Oncology,

Candiolo Cancer Institute-FPO, IRCCS, Candiolo (Turin)

Department of Oncology, University of Turin, Candiolo (Turin)

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July 10 2015

"Cone dysfunction and degeneration in retinitis pigmentosa. Pathophysiology and therapeutic strategies"

 at 15:00 room 14

Speaker: Prof. Benedetto Falsini

Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore di  Roma

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June 26 2015

"Mechanisms of Stem Cell Dysfunction in Muscular Dystrophy"

 at 12:00 room 4

Speaker: Dr. Biressi Stefano

Dulbecco Telethon Institute - Center for Integrative Biology (CIBIO)

University of Trento

 

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June 18 2015

"Stem cells and Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis: Recent results from clinical trials"

at 9:30 room 14

Speaker: Prof. Letizia Mazzini

Responsabile del Centro SLA dell'Ospedale Maggiore della Carità di Novara

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June 17 2015

"BRAF 3'UTR isoforms in melanoma"

at 11:00 room 13

Speaker: Dr. Poliseno Laura

ITT Core Research Laboratory, Pisa

 

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June 8 2015

"Il mestiere del Biologo ieri, oggi e domani - II parte"

at 13:00 room 6

peaker: Prof. Lucio Luzzatto

Direttore Scientifico dell'Istituto Toscano Tumori

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May 19 2015

"La Polizia Scientifica sulla scena del crimine: ricerca, repertazione e analisi delle tracce biologiche.

Alcuni case study"

at 11:00 room 6

Speaker: Dr. Paolo Terracciano

Polizia di Stato
Gabinetto Regionale di Polizia Scientifica per la Toscana

 

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multiple choice questionnaire

 

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May 18 2015

"Il mestiere del Biologo ieri, oggi e domani - I parte"

at 13:00 room 6

Speaker: Prof. Lucio Luzzatto

Direttore Scientifico dell'Istituto Toscano Tumori

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May 13 2015

"Dai segni alla diagnosi: la semeiotica morfologica. Descrivere bene per capire meglio"

at 12:00 room 7

Speaker: Dr. Matteo Della Monica

Medical Genetics Unit - Meyer's Children Hospital

 

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May 12 2015

"Regulation and localization of the L-type channel Cav1.2 in neurons"

at 11:00 room 14

Speaker: Prof. Johannes W. Hell

Department of Pharmacology

University of California, Davis, CA (USA)

 

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May 8 2015

"Glutathione levels modulation as a strategy in host-parasite interactions"

at 13:00 room 14

Speaker: Prof. Pompella Alfonso

University of Pisa

 

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April 15 2015

"Induced Pluripotent Stem cells and Rett syndrome"

at 12:00 room 14

Speaker: Dr. Meloni Ilaria

University of Siena

 

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March 27 2015

"Hematopoietic stem cells therapy in onco-hematology"

at 12:00 room 14

Speaker: Prof. Bocchia Monica

University of Siena

 

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March 6, 2015

"Purinergic control of adaptive immune responses"

h 15.00 room 6

Speaker: Dr. Elisabetta Traggiai

Lab Head B cell and Antibody Discovery Lab

Novartis Institute of Research in Biomedicine, Basel - Switzerland

 

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March 2 2015

"Amniotic fluid and organ regeneration"

at 12:00 room 14

Speaker: Dr. Perin Laura

Saban Research Institute - Children's Hospital Los Angeles

University of Southern California

 

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February 16 2015

"Clinical study of congenital vascular malformations"

at 14:00 room 6

Speaker: Prof. Matteo Bertelli

MAGI, Non-Profit Human Medical Genetics Institute, Rovereto (TN), Italy

 

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February 12 2015

"News on molecular approaches to early diagnosis and targeted therapies in hereditary cancers"

at 12:00 room 14

Speaker: Dr. Calistri Daniele

Istituto Scientifico Romagnolo per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori (IRST) Srl - IRCCS

 

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February 4 2015

"Artificial Reproductive Technology (ART)"

at 12:00 room 6

Speaker: Prof. Luca Mencaglia

Centro Florence, Firenze e Arezzo

 

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