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Liliana Lucca PhD

Associate Research Scientist

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Liliana Lucca, PhD

Biography

Liliana Lucca is a post-doc in the Department of Neurology. Her research is dedicated to understanding how co-stimulatory and co-inhibitory receptors determine the opposite functional traits of T cells in autoimmunity and anti-tumoral immunity, with a focus on the central nervous system. She obtained a PhD in Immunology from the University of Toulouse, studying the implications of T cell polyspecificity in the animal model of Multiple Sclerosis, and a Master of Science in Molecular and Functional Biology from the University of Milan-Bicocca.

Education & Training

  • PhD
    University of Toulouse, Immunology (2014)
  • MSc
    University of Milano-Bicocca (2010)