Balestrazzi Alma

Alma Balestrazzi

Academic position: Associate Professor
Phone number: +39 0382 985435
Fax: +39 0382 528496
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Department: Department of Biology and Biotechnology “Lazzaro Spallanzani”

Plant Molecular Biology and Biotechnology

Curriculum vitae

Degree with honours in Biology at the University of Pavia and PhD Degree in Genetics and Molecular Biology at the same University. Awarded by an EMBO Short-Term Fellowship and subsequently guest scientist (EU-funded) at the “John Innes” Centre for Plant Science Research, Norwich, UK (1991). She is now Associate Professor in Plant Physiology, Department of Biology and Biotechnology-University of Pavia. Head of the Plant Biotechnology Group in the same Department. Main research topics: role of DNA repair in the plant response to abiotic stress, molecular profiling of seed quality.