Area of interest: Red biotech

Type: Open Doors

The event “LieviTiamo nella ricerca” will consist of two lectures on the use of yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae as a model organism in biomedical research and its potential applications in the environmental and health biotechnology. It will be also carried out a visit of the IBIOM’s laboratory in Bari with the participation of the students to the laboratory activities.


  • 9.45: Welcome speech Prof. Graziano Pesole, Director IBIOM-CNR
  • 10.00: Yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae: “an honorary mammal” in biomedical research Dr. Sergio Giannattasio, researcher IBIOM-CNR
  • 10.20: Yeast, Darwin and apoptosis Dr. Nicoletta Guaragnella, researcher IBIOM-CNR
  • 11.00 -13.00: Visit of IBIOM-CNR laboratories

For more information, please reach out to:

Address: Bari, CNR – Istituto di Biomembrane, Bioenergetica e Biotecnologie Molecolari (IBIOM) – via Amendola 165/A

Organsiers: Istituto di Biomembrane, Bioingegneria e Biotecnologie Molecolari (IBIOM) CNR

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