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Alberto Galbusera


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Functional Neuroimaging


CNCS@UniTn Trento


c/o Palazzo Fedrigotti, Via Bettini 31
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2007: B.Sc. degree in Pharmaceutical Biotechnology (110/110) at the University of Milan in 2007, with a thesis on the generation and characterization of a stable rat adult brain endothelial cell line.

2010: M.Sc. degree in Drug Biotechnology (110/110 summa cum laude) with a thesis on the development of gene delivery system to knock down the hepatic estrogen receptor.

March 2011-Jan 2013: Support Technician at the MRI laboratory of the Center of Nanotechnology Innovation in Pisa (CNI, IIT@NEST),where he was involved in the set up and implementation of functional and structural MRI methods for the characterisation and validation of multifunctional diagnostics and therapeutics.

Since Feb 2013: Junior Technician at the MRI laboratory of the Center for Neuroscience and Cognitive Systems (CNCS, IIT@UniTn).


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Selected Publications

F Errico, V D'Argenio, F Sforazzini, F Iasevoli, M Squillace, G Guerri, F Napolitano, T Angrisano, A Di Maio, S Keller, D Vitucci, A Galbusera, L Chiariotti, A Bertolino, A de Bartolomeis, F Salvatore, A Gozzi, A Usiello, “A role for D-aspartate oxidase in schizophrenia and in schizophrenia-related symptoms induced by phencyclidine in mice”, Translational Psychiatry 02/2015; 5(2):e512. DOI:10.1038/tp.2015.2

F Sforazzini, A Bertero, L Dodero, G David, A Galbusera, M L Scattoni, M Pasqualetti, A Gozzi, “Altered functional connectivity networks in acallosal and socially impaired BTBR mice”, Brain Structure and Function 12/2014; DOI:10.1007/s00429-014-0948-9

M Squillace, L Dodero, M Federici, S Migliarini, F Errico, F Napolitano, P Krashia, A Di Maio, A Galbusera, A Bifone, ML Scattoni, M Pasqualetti, NB Mercuri, A Usiello, A Gozzi, “Dysfunctional dopaminergic neurotransmission in asocial BTBR mice”, Translational Psychiatry 08/2014; 4(8):e427. DOI:10.1038/tp.2014.69

F Errico, R Nisticò, A Di Giorgio, M Squillace, D Vitucci, A Galbusera, S Piccinin, D Mango, L Fazio, S Middei, S Trizio, NB Mercuri, MA Teule, D Centonze, A Gozzi, G Blasi, A Bertolino, A Usiello, “Free D-aspartate regulates neuronal dendritic morphology, synaptic plasticity, gray matter volume and brain activity in mammals”, Translational Psychiatry 07/2014; 4(e417):1-9. DOI:10.1038/tp.2014.59

S Sannino, A Gozzi, A Cerasa, F Piras, D Scheggia, F Managò, M Damiano, A Galbusera, L C Erickson, D De Pietri Tonelli, A Bifone, S A Tsaftaris, C Caltagirone, D R Weinberger, G Spalletta, F Papaleo, “COMT Genetic Reduction Produces Sexually Divergent Effects on Cortical Anatomy and Working Memory in Mice and Humans”, Cerebral Cortex 03/2014; DOI:10.1093/cercor/bhu053

F Sforazzini, AJ Schwarz, A Galbusera, A Bifone, A Gozzi, “Distributed BOLD and CBV-weighted resting-state networks in the mouse brain”, NeuroImage 09/2013; 87. DOI:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2013.09.050

L Dodero, M Damiano, A Galbusera, A Bifone, S A Tsaftsaris, ML Scattoni, A Gozzi, “Neuroimaging Evidence of Major Morpho-Anatomical and Functional Abnormalities in the BTBR T+TF/J Mouse Model of Autism”, PLoS ONE 05/2013; 8(10):e76655. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0076655


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