Dr. Barbara Garavaglia


Address


Molecular Neurogenetics Unit
Mariani Foundation Center for the Study of Pediatric Mitochondrial Diseases

IRCCS Foundation Neurological Institute "C.Besta"

Via Libero Temolo 4, 20126 Milano, ITALIA

Tel 02-23942630
Fax 02-23942619
barbara.garavaglia@istituto-besta.it

Education

University of Milan - Biological Science degree 1982.

Professional experiences

1983-1989: Research fellow at the Division of Biochemistry and Genetics, "C. Besta" National Institute of Neurology, Milan

1990-1994: Assistant of Biology at the Department of Biochemistry and Genetics of the Isttuto Neurologico  "C. Besta" Milano, Manager of the Cell Culture Laboratory and Supervisor of the Laboratory of Biochemistry for Fatty Acid Oxidation Disorders

1994-2001: Associate of Biology at the Department of Biochemistry and Genetics of the Istituto Neurologico "C. Besta" in Milano.

2002-2012: Associate of Biology at the  Molecular Neurogenetics Unit at the Istituto Neurologico "C. Besta" in Milano. Manager of the Laboratory of Movement Disorders, of the Cell Culture Lab and of the Laboratory of Biochemistry for Mitochondrial Diseases.

2013- present: Director of the Molecular Neurogenetics Unit. Director of the "Cell line and DNA Bank of Genetic Movement Disorders and Mitochondrial Diseases". President of the Committee for Equal Opportunity at the Istituto Neurologico "C.Besta"

Professional interests

Biochemistry and genetics of fatty acid disorders
Genetics of mitochondrial disorders and energy metabolism
Genetics of movement disorders
Cell cultures
Gender Medicine

Pubblications

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=garavaglia+b