Prof. Marcello CANONACO
 
 

 

Full Professor of Comparative Anatomy & Citology

SSD: BIO/06

DiBEST
Ponte Pietro Bucci
Cubo 4B – floor 2

PHONE: +39 0984/492974

EMAIL: marcello.canonaco@unical.it

 

   RESEARCH INTERESTS

 

Role of pro- and anti-inflammatory factors involved with encephalic neuronal plasticity properties responsible for stressful-related behavioral activities in a hibernating rodent model, i.e. the hamster (Mesocricetus auratus).

The effects of altered physiological states such as obesity on the expression of cellular factors such as interleukins, BDNF, ERK, neurotensin, GABAA and glutamate receptors in cultured neurons.

 

   LABORATORIES

 

 Comparative Neuroanatomy Laboratory.

 

 

   PUBBLICATIONS

 

Check the following link: https://www.scopus.com/authid/detail.uri?authorId=7004275498

 

 

   TEACHING COURSES

 

Comparative Anatomy and Cytology - First Degree in Biology

Application of Biotechnology in Neurotoxicology - First Degree in Technology in Biological Sciences