Istituto Superiore di Sanità (ISS)
Cell Biology & Neuroscience
Viale Regina Elena, 299
00161 Roma
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Project leader


 
Dr. Giovanni Laviola
Phone +39 0649 9021 05
Fax +39 0649 5782 1
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Project staff


 
Dr. Simone Macrì
Phone +39 0649 9032 85
Fax +39 0649 5782 1
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Dr. Walter Adriani
Phone +39 0649 9031 71
Fax +39 0649 5782 1
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Dr. Flavia Chiarotti
Phone +39 0649 9024 47
Fax +39 0649 5782 1
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Institute presentation


The Instituto Superiore di Sanità, the highest Italian institution devoted to Public Health, will provide infrastructural and administrative support. ISS-GL (Behavioural Neuroscience, Dept. Cell Biology and Neuroscience) will have full access to all the required facilities for animal and testing rooms for all the experimental procedures. Core Equipment: ad hoc systems for the semi automated analysis of behaviour; computer-controlled operant cages for impulsivity; Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Spectroscopy (4.7 Tesla) for small rodents; the main biomedical library in the country. The team-specific expertise in the investigation of brain/behaviour regulations in altricial rodents – throughout ontogeny – in response to drug challenges constitutes a distinctiveness of the Consortium. Additionally, the team has substantial expertise in the evaluation of the effects of autoantibodies targeting brain regions and behavioural abnormalities. ISS-GL will thus allow the Consortium testing the neuro-behavioural phenotype in mouse models of TS.

 
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