Mignano Anna

SCHOLARSHIP HOLDER publications: Orcid personal details and research activity: People Curriculum Vitae Graduated in Biological Sciences specializing in Molecular Diagnostics at the University of Naples Federico II. Through the Erasmus Traineeship project, I did an internship at the University of Seville in the Department of Physiology, where I learned the techniques of cytology dealing with hematoxylin and eosin staining. I am currently the winner of the scholarship within the URCoFi project at the IPSP CNR, under the supervision of Dr. Giuseppe Parrella, which will provide for the monitoring and diagnosis…

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Conte Adriano

TECHNOLOGIST adriano.conte(AT)ipsp.cnr.it pubblicazioni: Orcid profilo personale e attività: People Curriculum Vitae

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Sacco Botto Camilla

SCHOLARSHIP HOLDER camilla.saccobotto(AT)ipsp.cnr.it 011.397.7916 publications: Orcid personal details and research activity: People Curriculum Vitae Since March 2023, I have worked as a research fellow at the IPSP-CNR. On 04/29/2022, I graduated with a master’s degree in plant biotechnology from the University of Turin. In my thesis, I looked at the relationship between water stress and the tomato yellow leaf curl Sardinia virus. I performed a required internship as part of my master’s degree programme, which gave me the opportunity to conduct some thesis-related work and advance my understanding of the…

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Vanacore Diana

RESEARCH FELLOW diana.vanacore(AT)ipsp.cnr.it publications: Orcid personal details and research activity: People Curriculum Vitae My research activity during the thesis and training period was focused on the study of Arbutus unedo L., spontaneous plant of the Mediterranean scrub, carried out with a view to its enhancement and possible increase of its cultivation, as it is resistant to high temperatures, high solar radiation and low water availability. The leaves of this species are especially rich in polyphenols. These secondary metabolites possess multiple benefits for human health, thanks to their antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial…

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Schloesser Rebekka

RESEARCH FELLOW rebekka.schloesser(AT)ipsp.cnr.it publications: Orcid personal details and research activity: People Curriculum Vitae My research interest is in forest pathology. I am interested in approaches for handling already established diseases in forests as well as in the prevention of initial introduction and spread. My last position focused on Cryptostroma corticale, the causal agent of sooty bark disease. The aim of the project was to get a better understanding of the disease and its impact towards the forests to determine how to handle infected logs, as well as infected stands. An…

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El Khoury Yara

RESEARCH FELLOW yara.elkhoury(AT)ipsp.cnr.it 080.544.2545 publications: Orcid personal details and research activity: People Curriculum Vitae Dr. Yara El Khoury, graduated in Agricultural Engineering in 2016 and took her PhD in plant pathology in 2020, studies biological pest control and insect pathology. Her research is focused on forest entomology, agriculture entomology and entomopathogenic microorganisms, particularly entomopathogenic nematodes and fungi. Therefore, focused on the isolation of entomopathogenic nematodes and fungi, she studies their mechanisms of action and their pathogenicity against phytopathogens. For example, xylophagous insects, legume parasites, and vectors of pathogens such as…

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