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  • Address: iomE Hanns-Dieter-Hüsch-Weg 15 (Biozentrum I/Room 01.470), 55128 Mainz
  • Phone: +49 6131 39 27853
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"I like that the RTG community enriches me by being both scientifically and culturally different."


  • Since 2022:  PhD studies on “Investigating parasite interference in regulation of host gene expression”, Johannes Gutenberg-Universität in Mainz, Germany
  • 2019-2021:  MSc in Marine Biology, University of Padua, Italy
    Thesis:  “ZNFX1 helicases in the antiviral response of aquaculture mollusks and Metazoa”
  • 2016-2019:  BSc in Biological Sciences, University of Milan Bicocca, Italy
    Thesis:  “Sediment microbial diversity of three deep-sea hydrothermal vents southwest of the Azores”


Working Experience

  • 2022:  Research Awarded Scholarship, University of Padua, Italy (Title: "Expression and co-expression analysis of genes involved in the antiviral response of marine invertebrates")

    Blasi G., Bortoletto E., Gasparotto M., Filippini F., Bai C.M., Rosani U., Venier P. (2022). A glimpse on metazoan ZNFX1 helicases, ancient players of antiviral innate immunity. Fish Shellfish Immunology, 121:456-466. DOI: 10.1016/j.fsi.2022.01.019