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 Pietro RIZZA, PhD

 

education

2016 National Scientific Qualification as Associate Professor in  Applied Biology  (05/F1)  

2002-2005 Ph.D in “Cell Biology and Drug Action in Oncology” - University of Calabria 

2002: Qualification to Pharmacist profession

1997-2002 Bachelor Degree in Chemical and Pharmaceutical Technologies – Department of Pharmacy, Health and Nutritional Sciences, University of Calabria - Italy (110/110 cum laude) 

professional experience

2013 to present  Assistant Professor in General Pathology, Department of Pharmacy, Health and Nutritional Sciences, University of Calabria

2008-2013  Assistant Professor in General Pathology, Department of Cell Biology, Faculty of SS.MM.FF.NN., University of Calabria,

2008-2011  Research Fellow, at the Laboratory of Genetics and Molecular and Cellular Biology, Prof Daniel Metzger and Prof Pierre  Chambon, IGBMC, Strasbourg (France)

2006-2008 Postdoctoral Fellowship in Applied Biology (05/F1), Department of Pharmacy, Health and Nutritional Sciences, University of Calabria

2002-2005 PhD Student, at the Laboratory of General Pathology, Prof Sebastiano Andò, Department of Pharmacy, Health and NutritionalSciences, University of Calabria

research fields

The research activity is focused on the role of Estrogen Receptor Beta in BreastTumorogenesis

Another aims of the research work are:

Role of FoxO3a in Tamoxifen-resistance breast cancer

Role of leptin in breast and endometrial cancer cells.

Aromatase regulation in testicular and breast cancer cells

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

Publications

http://orcid.org/0000-0002-1267-3910

teaching activity

2018/19-2019/20 General Pathology and Molecular Oncology Laboratory  (Degree in        Pharmaceutical Chemistry and Technology), DFSSN, UNICAL

2019/2020 Clinical Pathology (Degree in Nutritional Sciences ), DFSSN, UNICAL

2016/17  Endocrine and Molecular Pathologies (Degree in Biology), DiBEST, UNICAL

2009/10-2018/19 Molecular Pathology (Residency in Clinical Pathology), DFSSN, UNICAL

2010/11-2015/16 ImmunoPathology (Degree in Biology), DiBEST, UNICAL

2008/09 Molecular Oncology (Degree in Biology), DiBEST, UNICAL

Teaching Unit

General Pathology and Molecular Oncology Laboratory

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Clinical Pathology

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