Annamaria Cimini

Annamaria Cimini
Annamaria Cimini

 

 

CURRENT POSITION

Associate professor of Comparative anatomy and Cytology

 

Department: 

Department of Life, Health and Environmental Sciences

University of L'Aquila

Italy

 

 

 

 

Email: annamaria.cimini@univaq.it

 

 

 

ABOUT

 

Associate professor of Comparative anatomy and cytology and Internal Tutor of  ESR11 : Food habits, life style, genetic background in tumour initiation and progression of reproductive system.

 

 

 

EDUCATION and ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE

 

  • 2013-Present Associate Member, Istituto Nazionale Fisica Nucleare (INFN), L’Aquila, Italy.

  • 2012-Present Adjunct Associate Professor Temple University, Philadelphia, USA.
  • 2006-Present Associate Professor of Cellular Biology, University of L'Aquila.
  • 1994-95 Post-doc at the Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston SC, USA.
  • 1979-85 Laurea in Biological Sciences (110/110), University of L’Aquila, Italy. 
 

 

 

RESEARCH ACTIVITY

 

The main scientific interests are:

  1. Study of the roles of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptors (PPARs) in neural cells, both normal and transformed, on cell proliferation, death and differentiation.
  2. Cancer metabolism in human gliomas.
  3. Neural stem cells: differentiation pathways
  4. Tumor stem cells: biomolecular characterization.
  5. Targeted therapy for Alzheimer disease.
  6. Nutraceutic compounds for neurodegenerative diseases prevention.
  7. Peroxisome proliferator activated receptors (PPARs) in health and disease.
  8. Signal transduction pathways in neuroblastoma: implication for therapy.
  9. Biomaterials for neuronal differentiation.
 

 

 

PUBLICATIONS

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Rep-Eat - H2020-MSCA-COFUND-2015

University of Teramo - Via Renato Balzarini 1 - 64100 - Teramo (TE) - Italy

repeat@unite.it  - Private Area

 
 
 
 
 
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This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 

research and innovation programme under 

the Marie Skłodowska-Curie grant agreement No 713714

 

 

Co-funding institutions