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Email: a.canovai [at]

Alessio Canovai

PhD Student

Alessio received his BSc in Biology in 2017 and his MSc in Biology applied to Biomedical Sciences in 2020 from the University of Pisa, Italy. After his post-graduate research fellowship at the University of Pisa, he achieved his current position as a PhD student in Molecular Medicine at the Department of Biology, University of Pisa, in 2020. He joined the Pete Williams Lab in 2022 as a visiting PhD student and his studies will focus on testing the neuroprotective effects of pyrroloquinoline quinone in glaucoma using an array of metabolic and neurobiology techniques.