MSc/PhD Program
Francesca Schönsberg
First Name:
Francesca

Last Name:
Schönsberg

Country:
Italy

 



Francesca Schönsberg

EDUCATION

College / University:
University of Padua

Highest Degree:
B.Sc.

Major Subjects:
Molecular Biology, Chemistry and Biochemistry, methods of analysis and applications of Biotechnology


Lab Experience:
Basic lab technical skills (electrophoresis, PCR, extraction of DNA, microscopy, NMR and IR analysis, construction of cDNA library, manual work with pipette, test tubes and chemistry glassware) acquired through the attendance of frequent didactic laboratories at Padua University.

Projects / Research:
2013: “The regulation of miRNA in gene expression: from pseudo-ceRNA to circ-ceRNA.” Bachelor thesis (theoretical dissertation), Dept. of Biology, University of Padua (supervisor Prof. Pietro Benedetti)

Scholarships:
2013 - 2015 : Erasmus Mundus Scholarship
2010 / 2011: Scholarship for University, “Memorial Maestro Elio Todeschi”, Cassa Rurale di Rovereto

SCIENTIFIC INTERESTS AND GOALS:

I am especially attracted by understanding, at a molecular and atomic scale, the physiological driving forces that move thoughts and which are the physical connection between thoughts and behavior.