08 Aug RITA MILAZZO, PhD
Rita Milazzo, PhD, is a senior researcher with over 10 years of experience in the field of hematopoietic stem cell (HSC) gene therapy for neurodegenerative diseases.
She advanced in her carrier working with the San Raffaele Telethon Institute for Gene Therapy in Milano (SR-TIGET), where she focused on the identification of critical factors enhancing HSC-based transplant procedures for diseases with severe nervous system involvement.
Her research contributed to the development of innovative strategies for the treatment of neurological genetic diseases and in the translation of pre-clinical data into the design of human clinical trials as in the case of metachromatic leukodystrophy.
Her work is published in peer-reviewed journals in the field of cell and gene therapy.