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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Prof Ines BARONE, PhD

 

education

 2018-2024: National Scientific Qualification as Full Professor in Science of Health Professions and Applied Medical Technologies (06/N1) and in General and Clinical Pathology (06/A2)

2017-2023: National Scientific Qualification as Associate Professor in General and Clinical Pathology (06/A2)

2014-2020: National Scientific Qualification as Associate Professor in Science of Health Professions and Applied Medical Technologies (06/N1)

2014: Residency in Clinical Pathology - UNICAL (70/70 cum laude)

2006: Ph.D. in “Cellular Biochemistry and Drug Action in Oncology” - UNICAL

2003: Bachelor Degree in Chemical and Pharmaceutical Technologies - DFSSN, UNICAL (110/110 cum laude)

Research and Professional Experience

 2019 to present: Associate Professor in Biotechnology and Methods in Laboratory Medicine (MED/46), DFSSN, UNICAL

2016-2019: Assistant Professor in Biotechnology and Methods in Laboratory Medicine (MED/46), DFSSN, UNICAL

2013-2016: Research Fellow in Biotechnology and Methods in Laboratory Medicine (MED/46), DFSSN, UNICAL

2010-2013: AIRC/MarieCurie Cofunded Reintegration Fellowship in Cancer Research, Dept of Cellular Biology, UNICAL

2009-2010: Clinical Pathology and Toxicology Expert, DFSSN, UNICAL

2007-2009: Postdoctoral Fellowship, Laboratory of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Prof Suzanne Fuqua, Lester and Sue Smith Breast Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA

2003-2006: PhD Student in “Cellular Biochemistry and Drug Action in Oncology”, DFSSN, UNICAL

Research Activity

Main Research Interest

Role of Leptin and Tumor Microenvironment in Breast Cancer Initiation and Progression

Role of Nuclear Receptors (e.g. Estrogen, Progesteron, Androgen and Farnesoid X Receptors) in Breast Tumorogenesis and in the Mechanisms of Resistance to Endocrine Therapy

Aromatase Regulation in Testicular and Breast Cancer Cells

Evaluation of the Potential Anticancer Activities of Natural or Newly Synthesized Compounds 

National and International Grants

2019-2021: Principal Investigator, Programma di Ricerca PRIN 2017

2016-2020: Principal Investigator, My First AIRC Grant

2013-2016: National Coordinator and Principal Investigator, Futuro in Ricerca FIRB 2012 Grant

National and International Acknowledgments

2014:  Award ‘Fondazione Prof. Pandolfi’, SIPMeT Meeting, Palermo, Italy

2014: International Lions Award, Castrovillari, Cosenza, Italy

2013: International Trotula Award, Salerno, Italy

2013: SIPMet Young Investigator Award, EB Meeting, Boston, USA

2012: SIPMet Young Investigator Award, Joint Meeting of SIPMeT/AIPaCMeM, Udine, Italy

2012: National Ellade Award, Reggio Calabria, Italy

2012: SIPMet Young Investigator Award, EB Meeting, San Diego, USA

2012: ASIP Trainee Travel Award, EB Meeting, San Diego, USA

2010: Training Award, Lilli Funaro National Meeting, Cosenza, Italy 

2009: AACR Scholar-in-Training Award, 100th Annual Meeting AACR, Denver, USA

2008: Recipient of 1 AACR Scholar-in-Training Award, 31st Annual SABCS, San Antonio, USA

2008: Trainee Poster Competition Award, 90th Annual Meeting of the Endocrine Society, San Francisco, USA

2006: Trainee Oral Presentation Competition Award, Lilli Funaro National Meeting, Cosenza, Italy.

Invited Speakers and Chairs

3rd Global Insight Conference on Breast Cancer, 2018, Valencia, Spain

Medicina di Genere: Il Presente e le Prospettive. 2013, Vibo Valentia

Experimental Biology, 2012, San Diego, CA, USA

Guest Editor

Special Issue "Leptin and Beyond: Actors in Cancer", Biomolecules (ISSN 2218-273X)

Patent

2014: Molecola sintetica antagonista della leptina e uso farmaceutico (Italian Patent, CS2014A000016)

Publications

https://orcid.org/0000-0002-9769-1615

Scopus Author ID: 16205287000 (https://www.scopus.com/authid/detail.uri?authorId=16205287000)

Teaching Activity

 2018 to present: Technical Sciences of Laboratory Medicine, Inter-University Degree Course in Healthcare Assistance, DFSSN, Magna Grecia University of Catanzaro UNICAL

2018-2019: Biological effects of ionizing radiation and their consequences: radio-induced pathologies - diagnostic and epidemiological aspects, Master in Use of ionizing radiation and radiation protection, Dept of Physics, UNICAL

2017 to present: Clinical Pathology III, Residency in Clinical Pathology and Clinical Biochemistry, DFSSN, UNICAL

2016-2017: Evidence-Based Medicine, Master in Research Nurse, DFSSN, UNICAL

2015-2016: Medical Genetics III, Residency in Clinical Pathology and Clinical Biochemistry, DFSSN, UNICAL

2014 to present: Clinical Pathology, Degree in Scientific Information on Drugs and Health Products, DFSSN, UNICAL

2013 to present: Clinical Pathology, Degree in Pharmaceutical Chemistry and Technology, DFSSN, UNICAL

2013-2015: Laboratory of Molecular Oncology, Degree in Pharmaceutical Chemistry and Technology, DFSSN, UNICAL

2013 to present: Member of the Teaching Board of the PhD Program in Translational Medicine- (DOT1305904), DFSSN, UNICAL

Teaching Unit

Clinical Pathology – Patologia Clinica course Link: https://www.unical.it/portale/portaltemplates/view/view_scheda_insegnamento.cfm?51329&LANG=ITA&51329&LANG=ITA (Degree in Pharmaceutical Chemistry and Technology)

https://www.unical.it/portale/portaltemplates/view/view_scheda_insegnamento.cfm?60999&LANG=ITA&60999&LANG=ITA (Degree in Scientific Information on Drugs and Health Products)