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  Giorgio Merlo


Affiliation

Department of Molecular Biotechnology & Health Science, University of Torino

Role

Basic Scientist

Research Interests

Since several years I work with animal models of olfactory/GnRH disturbancies, both using the mouse and (more recently) the Zebrafish model. Currently we are exploring the function of newly identified genes, derived from profiling screens and from bio-informatic predictions, on the development of the olfactory axonal pathway and the migration of GnRH neurons, in the zebrafish embryo.  I have several interactions with other scientists participating in this COST action  (Dr. Paolo Giacobini, at INSERM-Lille, Dr. Taneli Raivio, Finland, Drs. Luca Persani/Marco Bonomi, at Auxologic Inst. in Milano) on subjects ranging from experimental strategies, diagnosis of Kallmann and HH patients, improving therapy protocols.

          

Publications

Click HERE to see his publications in Researchgate.net

           

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