Dr. Antonella Cormio

Dr. Antonella Cormio
Department of Biosciences, Biotechnologies and Biopharmaceutics, University of Bari, Bari, Italy, Email: [email protected]
 
Research Interest
1)Qualitative and qualitative analysis of mitochondrial DNA deletions in the brain of Alzheimer patients and in the skeletal muscle of OPMD patients; 2)Characterization of age-related mitochondrial genotypic and phenotypic alterations in human and rat skeletal muscles; 3)Mitochondrial DNA content and deletions in rat skeletal muscles in the experimental model of rat hindlimb suspension unloading (HSU); 4)Mitochondrial DNA sequence changes and mtDNA content in the blood of patients affected by type 2 diabetes; 5) Mitochondrial alterations in endometrial cancer. 6) Analysis of mitochondrial proteome in tumor cells and in cybrid cells harbouring mitochondrial DNA Mutation; 7) Molecular markers in bladder and endometrial cancer.