Sara Carpi

Short Bio

From 2020 to present: post-Doc position at NEST, Istituto Nanoscienze-CNR, Pisa.

2017-2020: researcher (RTDa) in Pharmacology (BIO/14), Department of Pharmacy, University of Pisa (Italy).

2016-2017: post-Doc position at Department of Pharmacy, University of Pisa (Italy).

2016: EMBO short-term fellowship at the ImmunoViroTherapy Lab, Department of Pharmacy, University of Helsinki (Finland).

2015-2016: fellowship MSD-SIF.

2012-2015: Ph.D. in Medical Pathophysiology and Pharmacology (Ph.D. Program: “Clinical Pathophysiology and Science of Medicine”), University of Pisa (Italy).

Research Interests

My main research interest focuses on the study of pathogenic mechanisms involved in Krabbe disease (KD) and of the development of a novel platform for Enzyme Replacement Therapy (ERT) for the treatment of KD.

Selected Recent Projects

nanoERT - Nanoparticle based Enzyme Replacement Therapy for the treatment of Krabbe disease: a pre-clinical study in the Twitcher Mouse

Selected Publications