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Quattrini Irene, MSc


Date of Birth

Biologist Researcher

Current assignment

Research Fellow

Title of qualification awarded

A.Y. 2010/2011: Phd student in Oncology at the University of Bologna.

A.Y. 2008/2009: Degree in  Biological Sciences at the Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna. Dissertation title: "Giant cell tumor of bone: identification and expression analysis about genes involved in desease’s relapse". Final mark: 110/110 with honors.

Positions held

From May 2010: Fellow researcher and contract researcher at the Laboratory of Experimental Oncology, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli. Activity: evaluation of the role of protein involved troughout the interaction between tumor cell-host tissue andcirculating protein in relation to invasive and adhesive capacity of sarcomas in particular reference to the giant cell tumor of bone.


Good English.


PCR, PCR Real Time, electrophoresis in agarose, electrophoresis 2d, Western Blot, nucleic acid and protein extraction, extraction of plasma and serum, immunohistochemistry, test Elisa, cell culture, test in vitro.

Scientific activities

Research activity: fine-tuning of new techniques in molecular biology.

Author or coauthor of publications in international journals.