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Lab News

Check out below some of the most recent press mentions and news about the lab


Congratulations to our new graduates

Chiara and Elisabetta! 

February, 1st 2024

We are very proud that the first two master students of the lab - Chiara and Elisabetta - brilliantly defended their thesis and both graduated in Master of Biology with summa cum laude! Well done to both!

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Happy Holidays from the lab!

December 22, 2023

What a lovely Xmas dinner with such young and talented people!Looking forward to a new year with many fun and exciting discoveries together!


Welcome Sara to our lab!

June, 01 2023

A big welcome to our new postgrad fellow Sara!


UNIMIB Grant awarded to the lab

May 15, 2023

Excited to receive funding from the University of Milan-Bicocca to support our projects!


First lab visit @ Human Technopole

May 04, 2023

We were very thrilled to visit Human Technopole and the Testa group for the first time as a lab! Congratulations to HT-Neurogenomics for their amazing labs and facilities! We look forward to many exciting collaborations!


First Lab Xmas party 2022!

Dec 21, 2022

What a terrific year! Merry Xmas to you all and see you in 2023!

Veronica, Anna, Chiara and Elisabetta

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JRNLclub video features our Cell Stem Cell paper

August 23, 2022

In this video at JRNLclub Veronica explains how Zika and Herpes simplex viruses employ distinct mechanisms to alter brain organoid growth. These findings - obtained during her Postdoctoral work in the Knoblich Laboratory- were published in Cell Stem Cell Journal last year (doi: 10.1016/j.stem.2021.03.004 ). Check out the video below.

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Veronica's interview on her choice to come back to Italy

July 28, 2022

An article by Il Giorno tells us about Veronica's career choices, from studying foreign languages in Lecco and Biotechnology at Uni-Bicocca, to a PhD at IEO/UniMilan and Germany followed by a postdoc in Vienna. She is now back to Uni-Bicocca working on a very ambitious project funded by Human Technopole. 


Krenn lab and Nicolis lab at BtBs-Bicocca collaborate on grant winning research on rare diseases

May 26, 2022

A collaborative project with the Nicolis lab on the molecular basis of SOX2 syndrome receives funding by Alleanza Fondazione Telethon- Fondazione Cariplo!


Anna Cascio joins the lab as postgraduate fellow

June 01, 2022

Welcome to the lab Anna!

Veronica wins the Early Career Fellowship 2021

September 28, 2021

Veronica wins the first call of the Early Career Fellowship Programme promoted by Human Technopole. With this award, she relocated to Milan from Vienna, Austria, where she did her postdoctoral work in the Knoblich laboratory at the Institute of Molecular Biotechnology (IMBA).

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