Dr. Antonella Cormio

Dr. Antonella Cormio
Researcher, Department of Biosciences, Biotechnologies and Biopharmaceutics, University of Bari, Bari, Italy.
 
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.