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 Francesca GIORDANO

 

education

1997-Degree cum laude in Biological Sciences at the University of Calabria Italy.

1998-Qualification to practice as a biologist at the University of Calabria, Italy.

2003- Residency in Clinical Pathology– University of Calabria, Italy

2006- Ph.D in “Animal Biology”- University of Calabria, Italy.

professional experience

2004-2005-Research fellow at the laboratory of Dr. Paolo Sassone-Corsi of the Institute of Genetics and Molecular and Cellular Biology (IGBMC). Strasbourg (France).

2006 to present -Researcher in General Pathology (06/A2, MED/04), Department of Pharmacy and Health and Nutrition Sciences, University of Calabria.

 

research fields

• Breast cancer and microenvironment

• Evaluation of the Potential Antitumoral Activities of Natural or Newly Synthesized Compounds in Breast cancer cells

• Role of Estrogen Receptors (ERα, ERβ, GPER) in Breast Tumorigenesis and in the Mechanisms of Resistance to Endocrine Therapy

• Role of adiponectin in breast cancer cells

Publications

https://orcid.org/0000-0002-7621-1969

teaching activity

2006-2009-Professor of Endocrine Pathophysiology and Ultrastructural Pathology, Degree Course

in Biological Science, Faculty SMFN, University of Calabria.

2009-2010- Professor of “Molecular and Endocrine Pathologies”- Module B: Endocrine Pathophysiology and Ultrastructural Pathology, Degree Course in Biology (LM-6), Faculty SMFN, University of Calabria.

2010-2013- Professor of “Molecular and Endocrine Pathologies”- Module B: Endocrinology and Endocrine Pathophysiology, Degree Course in Biology (LM-6), Faculty SMFN, University of Calabria.

2011-2016 -Professor of General Pathology, School of Specialization in Clinical Pathology, Department of Pharmacy, Health and Nutrition Sciences, University of Calabria.

2013-2014- Professor of Master in “Application aspects of nutrition and clinical nutrition”, Department of Biology, Ecology and Earth Sciences (DiBEST), University of Calabria.

2013 to present- Professor of “Molecular and Endocrine Pathologies”- Module B: Endocrinology and Endocrine Pathophysiology, Degree Course in Biology (LM-6), Department DiBEST, University of Calabria.

2006-2012-Professor of PhD School in "Cellular Biochemistry and Activity of Drugs in Oncology", University of Calabria.

2013 to present-Professor of the PhD School in "Translational Medicine", Department of Pharmacy, Health and Nutrition Sciences, University of Calabria.

2017 to present-Professor of General Pathology- Degree Course of “Tecniche della prevenzione nell’ambiente e nei luoghi di lavoro”, University of Bari Aldo Moro.

2018 at present - Professor of Flow Cytometry, Specialization School in Clinical Pathology and Clinical Biochemistry, Department of Pharmacy, Health and Nutrition Sciences, University of Calabria.

 

Teaching Unit

Patologie molecolari ed endocrine- Modulo B: Endocrinologia e Fisiopatologia Endocrina, Corso di laurea magistrale in Biologia, DiBEST/ Molecular and Endocrine Pathologies- Module B: Endocrinology and Endocrine Pathophysiology, degree course in Biology, DiBEST

 

https://www.unical.it/portale/portaltemplates/view/view_scheda_insegnamento.cfm?68319

 

Patologia generale (Scienze Biomediche 2)- Corso di laurea in Tecniche della prevenzione nell’ambiente e nei luoghi di lavoro, University of Bari Aldo Moro/ General Pathology- Degree course in  “Prevention techniques in the environment and in the workplace”, University of Bari Aldo Moro