Marlene Pfeffer

PhD Student Fellow
PhD Student

Research Lines

Center

About

2013-2016 Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology (Pisa, Italy)
Università degli Studi di Pisa

Thesis: “Impact of graphene nanosheet on calcium dynamics in primary astrocytes”
Supervisor: Fabio Benfenati 
Hosting institution: Italian Institute of Technology (Genoa, Italy)

2017-2019 Master of Neuroscience (Bordeaux, France)
Universitè de Bordeaux

Master 1: “Characterization of dopaminergic synapses using a cell sorter”
Supervisor: Etienne Herzog
Hosting institution: Institute for Interdisciplinary Neuroscience (Bordeaux, France)

Master 2: “Early impairments of synaptic modulation at neuromuscular junctions in ALS SODG37R mousel model”
Supervisor: Richard Robitaille
Hosting institution: Université de Montréal (Montréal, Canada)

2020 Lab Engineer (Bordeaux, France)

“Dissection of Striatal Dopamine Hub Synapses in Physiology and Models of Addiction”
Institute for Interdisciplinary Neuroscience (Bordeaux, France)

2020 - present PhD Student (Genoa, Italy)

"Development and testing of organic nanoparticle-based light actuators for retinal applications"
Italian Institute of Technology (Genoa, Italy)

Projects

"Development and testing of organic nanoparticle-based light actuators for retinal applications"

enTRAIN Vision, Marie-Curie project