Neuroscience institute Cavalieri Ottolenghi

The main goal of NICO research center is to study the fundamental biological mechanisms of nervous system function, whose knowledge is essential for the development of innovative therapeutic approaches for neurodegenerative diseases and psychiatric disorders.

NICO is an interdepartmental institute of Turin University devoted to Neuroscience. We focus in developing a multidisciplinary approach that combines the skills and expertise of our faculty, with the goal of integrating basic research and its clinical applications.

70

RESEARCHERS

30

YEARS
average age

20

PROFESSORS

60%

WOMEN
researchers

50+

SCIENTIFIC PUBLICATIONS
per year

Functional integration of complex miRNA networks in central and peripheral lesion and axonal regeneration

Progress in Neurobiology , November 2017
Ghibaudi M, Boido M, Vercelli A
Free download until December

6 november 2017

2° jENS - Congress of join European Neonatal Societies

Venice, 31st October - 4th November. Ferdinando Di Cunto invited speaker wil rewiev about ZIKA congenital encephalopathies.

2 november 2017

SINS National Congress, Ischia (Naples) October 1-4, 2017

There was so much NICO at the XVII National Congress of the Italian Society of Neurosciences in Ischia. Here some good news from our researchers.

4 October 2017