Marika Venezia

Postgraduate fellow

Marika received her Master degree in Biotechnology for Industry and Scientific Research (BIRS) at Palermo University in March 2020. She developed her master at the Neuroscience Institute Cavalieri Ottolenghi (NICO) in Turin, where she was involved in in vivo testing on transgenic mice expressing hTAU to study the role of estrogen and miRNA 218 in Alzheimer’s disease. In September 2020 she joined Consiglio lab to study the presence of α-synuclein in brain and gut using 3D cultures.