“Imaging in Modern Biomedical Research: from Molecules to Organisms”

Silvia Barabino - University of Milano-Bicocca
Davide Mazza – San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan

University of Milano-Bicocca
Building U12, Via Vizzola 5, Milan
Room Auditorium

Monday, March 23, 2015: Molecular and Cellular Imaging

09:30-10:45 “Principles of widefield and confocal microscopy” - Tommaso Cerullo, Leica Microsystems srl, Milan

10:45-11:45 “Optical sectioning techniques in microscopy” - Cesare Covino, ALEMBIC, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan

11.45-12.30 “The use of fluorescent proteins in optical microscopy” - Sara Barozzi, IFOM Foundation, Institute FIRC of Molecular Oncology, Milan

14:00 -15:15 “Super-resolved fluorescence microscopy” - Alberto Diaspro, Dept. of Nanophysics, Italian Institute of Technology, Genoa

15:15 – 16:00 “Correlative light and Electron microscopy in cells and tissues” - Maura Francolini, Dep. of Medical Biotechnology and Translational Medicine, University of Milan

16:00 – 16:45 “Förster Resonance Energy Transfer” - Simona Rodighiero, Fondazione Filarete for Biosciences and Innovation, Milan

Tuesday March 24, 2015: Imaging in vivo

9:30 – 10:15 “Using single cell live imaging to understand the role of NF-kB dynamics” - Samuel Zambrano, Chromatin Dynamic Unit, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan

10:15 – 11:00 “Single molecules imaging in living cells” - Davide Mazza, San Raffaele Scientific Institute ,Vita-Salute San Raffaele University, Milan

11:00 – 12:00 “In vivo imaging of brain function by means of 2-photon microscopy and spectroscopy” - Gian Michele Ratto, NEST, Istituto Nanoscienze-CNR, Pisa

14:00 -14:45 “In vivo imaging of antiviral immune responses” - Matteo Iannacone, San Raffaele Scientific Institute,Vita-Salute San Raffaele University, Milan

14:45 – 16:30 “Functional Imagin(fMRI) and mind/brain relationship” - Eraldo Paulesu, Dept. of Psychology, University Milano-Bicocca, Milan