I have a permanent position at the Istituto per la Protezione Sostenibile delle Piante (CNR) as Senior Assistant Technician. The main field of work and research is the study of plant/fungus/microbe interaction in mycorrhizal associations.
My technical skills are:
- Electron microscopy with a special attention on immunocytochemistry techniques (such as immunogold and affinity techniques) and cryo-techniques of preservation (such as cryo-fixation and freeze substitution)
- in vitro cell culture whit a special attention on preparation of transgenic plants