Assoc. Professor of General Pathology
Università del Piemonte Orientale (Italy)
Mission is to study the role and the involvement of lysosomal proteolysis in the pathogenesis of diseases. Main areas include:
- the biogenesis and pathophysiological function of Cathepsin D;
- the regulation of the autophagy-lysosomal pathway in cancer and in neurodegeneration;
- the nanobioimaging of vesicular traffic defects.