DFSSN

Dipartimento di
Farmacia e Scienze della Salute e della Nutrizione
Dipartimento di Eccellenza L. 232/2016

  • Dipartimento di Farmacia e Scienze della Salute e della Nutrizione

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr Annagrazia ADORNETTO

 

education

23-7-2004 Degree in Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, with thesis entitled: "Molecular mechanisms involved in regulation of iron in neuronal and glial cells during oxygen and glucose deprivation" at the Department of Neurosciences, Division of Pharmacology, University of Naples “Federico II”.

15-02-2008 PhD Degree in Neuroscience, with a thesis entitled "Role of AKAP-121 in the control of mitochondrial calcium homeostasis and in the regulation of mitochondrial Sodium - Calcium exchanger” at the Department of Neurosciences, Division of Pharmacology, University of Naples “Federico II”.

Since November 2010: Assistant Professor (BIO/14, Pharmacology) at the University of Calabria, Department of Pharmacy, Health and Nutritional Sciences (Cosenza, Italy).

professional experience

March 2008 – January 2009 winner of grant of "Research Training" in implementation of integrated Voucher Program and Scholarships for Higher Education at the Department of Pharmacobiological Sciences, Faculty of Pharmacy, University Magna Graecia of Catanzaro, with the project entitled "Expression of Nexin-1 in differentiation of glioblastoma and neuroblastoma cells "

From February 2009 to December 2009 bursary at the Department of Pharmacobiological Sciences, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Catanzaro "Magna Graecia”.

February 2010 - November 2010 winner of research grant at the Department of Pharmaco-Biology, Faculty of Pharmacy and Nutritional Sciences, University of Calabria, with a project entitled "Development of experimental models of glaucoma for in vitro and in vivo studies of neuroprotective drugs"

managerial/department role

Member of Joint Didactic Commission - Professors and Students (Directorial Decree N° 52 26 June 2018)

research fields

Study of the role of autophagy in neuronal dysfunction during acute and chronic neurodegenerative diseases

Study of the cellular and molecular mechanisms underlying neuronal death in in vitro and in vivo models of glaucoma

Publications

Link to Orcid  à  https://orcid.org/0000-0003-1869-2642

teaching activity

Academic years 2007-2008 and 2008-2009: tutor of Biochemistry for the degree course in Pharmacy, University of Catanzaro “Magna Graecia”.

Since the academic year 2010-2011: Professor of Pharmacology for the degree course in Environmental Toxicology, University of Calabria, Department of Pharmacy, Health and Nutritional Sciences (Cosenza, Italy).

Since the academic year 2011-2012: Professor of Pharmacology for the degree course in Scientific Information on Drugs, University of Calabria, Faculty of Pharmacy and Nutritional Sciences (Cosenza, Italy).

Academic years 2013-2014 and 2014-2015: Professor of Toxicokinetic and Toxicodynamic for the degree course in Scientific Information on Drugs, University of Calabria, Department of Pharmacy, Health and Nutritional Sciences (Cosenza, Italy).

Since November 2011 to October 2015: Committee member of the PhD Program "Cellular biochemistry and pharmacological activity of drugs in oncology" at the University of Calabria, Department of Pharmacy, Health and Nutritional Sciences (Cosenza, Italy)

Since May 2013: Committee member of the PhD Program "Translational Medicine" at the University of Calabria, Department of Pharmacy, Health and Nutritional Sciences (Cosenza, Italy)

Teaching Unit

Farmacologia Generale per il corso di laurea in Scienza della Nutrizione / General Pharmacology for the degree course in Nutritional Science /