Fiorentina Ascenzioni

Keywords: Cystic Fibrosis, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, macrophages, gene therapy vectors, telomeres, yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae

Biography
Biographycal Data Name: Fiorentina Ascenzioni, PhD Address: Department of Biology and Biotecnology C. Darwin, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy Positions 2001- present Associate Professor in Microbiology at Department of Biology and Biotecnology C. Darwin, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy 1991-2001 Group Leader, Department of Cellular and Developmental Biology, Sapienza University of Rome 1990-1991 Post-doc, Sapienza University of Rome 1989-1990 Post-doc, University of Tuebingen (Germany) 1998-1999 Visiting professor, Ecole Normale Superieure de Lyon, France Qualifications 1987 PhD in Natural Science, University of Tuebingen, Germany 1983 Diploma in Biological Science, University of Rome La Sapienza (1983). Teaching Microbial Genetic (6CF) and Microbial vectors for cell and gene therapy. Coordinator of LM Cell Biology. Mentor of PhD students