Donato Zipeto

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Position
Associate Professor
Sections
Biology and Genetics Section
Academic sector
BIO/11 - MOLECULAR BIOLOGY
Research sector (ERC)
LS6_8 - Virology

Offices
Istituti Biologici Blocco B Ala VECCHIA,  Floor ,  Room 2.04  -  Istituti Biologici Blocco B Ala VECCHIA,  Floor ,  Room 
Telephone
+39 045 802 7204
Fax
+39 045 802 7180
E-mail
donato|zipeto*univr|it <== Replace | with . and * with @ to have the right email address.

Office Hours

Friday, Hours 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM,  

Curriculum

Skills:
Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Virology (HIV, HTLV, CMV, Emerging Viruses), RNA Interference, CRISPR/Cas9

Research:
Analysis of the interactions between viral and cellular proteins
MHC-I variants and neurodegenerative diseases
Genome editing (CRISPR/Cas9)

Modules

Modules running in the period selected: 65.
Click on the module to see the timetable and course details.

Course Name Total credits Online Teacher credits Modules offered by this teacher
Bachelor's degree in Biotechnology Basics of molecular virology and gene therapy (2019/2020)   6   
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Emerging Viruses and zonosis (2019/2020)   1   
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Genetics and Molecular Biology (2019/2020)   15  eLearning BIOLOGIA MOLECOLARE
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Human retroviruses: HIV and AIDS (2019/2020)   1   
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Sciences introduction to the medical profession (2019/2020)   7  eLearning TIROCINIO DI SCIENZE PROPEDEUTICHE ALLA PROFESSIONE MEDICA [Biologia molecolare- Gruppo Dott. Zipeto] (TIROCINIO DI RICERCA)
Bachelor's degree in Biotechnology Basics of molecular virology and gene therapy (2018/2019)   6  eLearning
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Emerging Viruses and zonosis (2018/2019)   1  eLearning
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Genetics and Molecular Biology (2018/2019)   15  eLearning BIOLOGIA MOLECOLARE
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Human retroviruses: HIV and AIDS (2018/2019)   1  eLearning
Postgraduate Specialisation in Infectious and Tropical Diseases Molecular biology (2018/2019)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Clinical Pathology and Clinical Biochemistry Molecular biology (2018/2019)   2   
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Sciences introduction to the medical profession (2018/2019)   7  eLearning TIROCINIO DI SCIENZE PROPEDEUTICHE ALLA PROFESSIONE MEDICA [Biologia molecolare - Gruppo Prof. Zipeto] (TIROCINIO DI RICERCA)
Bachelor's degree in Biotechnology Basics of molecular virology and gene therapy (2017/2018)   6   
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Genetics and Molecular Biology (2017/2018)   15  eLearning BIOLOGIA MOLECOLARE
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Human retroviruses: HIV and AIDS (2017/2018)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Infectious and Tropical Diseases Molecular biology (2017/2018)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Clinical Pathology and Clinical Biochemistry Molecular biology (2017/2018)   2   
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Molecular biology of emerging viruses (2017/2018)   1   
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Sciences introduction to the medical profession (2017/2018)   7  eLearning TIROCINIO DI SCIENZE PROPEDEUTICHE ALLA PROFESSIONE MEDICA [Biologia molecolare - Gruppo Prof. Zipeto] (TIROCINIO DI RICERCA)
Bachelor's degree in Biotechnology Basics of molecular virology and gene therapy (2016/2017)   6  eLearning
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Genetics and Molecular Biology (2016/2017)   15  eLearning BIOLOGIA MOLECOLARE
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Human retroviruses: HIV and AIDS (2016/2017)   1  eLearning
Postgraduate Specialisation in Infectious and Tropical Diseases Molecular biology (2016/2017)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Clinical Pathology and Clinical Biochemistry Molecular biology (2016/2017)   2   
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Molecular biology of emerging viruses (2016/2017)   1  eLearning
Bachelor's degree in Biotechnology Basics of molecular virology and gene therapy (2015/2016)   6   
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Genetics and Molecular Biology (2015/2016)   15    BIOLOGIA MOLECOLARE
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Human retroviruses: HIV and AIDS (2015/2016)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Infectious and Tropical Diseases Molecular biology (2015/2016)   1   
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Molecular biology of emerging viruses (2015/2016)   1   
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Genetics and Molecular Biology (2014/2015)   15    BIOLOGIA MOLECOLARE
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Human retroviruses: HIV and AIDS (2014/2015)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Infectious and Tropical Diseases Molecular biology (2014/2015)   1   
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Molecular biology of emerging viruses (2014/2015)   1   
Master's degree in Bioinformatics and Medical Biotechnology Pharmacogenomics and Gene Therapy (2014/2015)   6   
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Genetics and Molecular Biology (2013/2014)   15    BIOLOGIA MOLECOLARE
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Human retroviruses: HIV and AIDS (2013/2014)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases Molecular biology (2013/2014)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Infectious Diseases Molecular biology (2013/2014)   1   
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Molecular biology of emerging viruses (2013/2014)   1   
Master's degree in Bioinformatics and Medical Biotechnology Pharmacogenomics and Gene Therapy (2013/2014)   6   
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Genetics and Molecular Biology (2012/2013)   15    BIOLOGIA MOLECOLARE
Specialist degree in Medicine and Surgery (single cycle) Human retroviruses: HIV and AIDS (2012/2013)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases Molecular biology (2012/2013)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Infectious Diseases Molecular biology (2012/2013)   1   
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Molecular biology of emerging viruses (2012/2013)   1   
Master's degree in Bioinformatics and Medical Biotechnology Pharmacogenomics and Gene Therapy (2012/2013)   6   
Specialist degree in Medicine and Surgery (single cycle) Human retroviruses: HIV and AIDS (2011/2012)   1   
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Molecular biology (2011/2012)   6   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases Molecular biology (2011/2012)   1   
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Molecular biology of emerging viruses (2011/2012)   1   
Master's degree in Bioinformatics and Medical Biotechnology Pharmacogenomics and Gene Therapy (2011/2012)   6   
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Molecular biology (2010/2011)   6   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases Molecular biology (2010/2011)   1   
Specialist degree in Medicine and Surgery (single cycle) Molecular biology of emerging viruses (2010/2011)   1   
Master's degree in Bioinformatics and Medical Biotechnology Pharmacogenomics and Gene Therapy (2010/2011)   6   
Specialist degree in Medicine and Surgery (single cycle) Molecular biology (2009/2010)   5   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases Molecular biology (2009/2010)   1   
Specialist degree in Medicine and Surgery (single cycle) Molecular biology of emerging viruses (2009/2010)   1   
Specialist degree in Medicine and Surgery (single cycle) Molecular biology (2008/2009)   5   
Specialist degree in Medicine and Surgery (single cycle) Molecular biology of emerging viruses (2008/2009)   1   
Specialist degree in Medicine and Surgery (single cycle) Molecular biology (2007/2008)   5   
Specialist degree in Medicine and Surgery (single cycle) Molecular biology (2006/2007)   5   
Specialist degree in Medicine and Surgery (single cycle) Molecular biology (2005/2006)   5   
Specialized Degree in Medicine and Surgery (one cycle) Molecular biology (2004/2005)   10     

 

Research groups

Biologia molecolare
Editing genomico mediante CRISPR/Cas9. Ruolo della β2-microglobulina nell’eziologia di malattie neurodegenerative
Skills
Topic Description Research area
Genome editing Development of genome editing protocols using CRISPR / Cas9 and knock-out cell lines; analysis of the role of β2-microglobulin in the etiology of neurodegenerative diseases. Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Virus-cell interaction MHC-I in HIV infection control. Alterations of cell signaling pathways mediated by retroviral protein expression. Study of viral oncoproteins produced by HTLV viruses (Tax, HBZ, APH-2) Cell Biology
Projects
Title Starting date
Protein Network of the Synaptic Compartment in an in vitro model of Infantile Neuronal Ceroid Lipofuscinosis 3/1/18
a. Joint Projects 2016 - Produzione di linee linfocitarie ingegnerizzate con il sistema CRISPR per lo studio delle malattie linfoproliferative – Acronimo LymphoCRISPR - Production of CRISPR-edited Lymphocyte cell lines for the study of lymphoproliferative diseases 1/15/17
Nuovi approcci per la cura della fibrosi cistica mediante terapia genica e cellulare 4/9/10
Analysis of the interaction between HLA-C and HIV-1 Env 1/1/10
European Vaccines and Microbicides Enterprise (EUROPRISE) 1/1/07
Studio dei processi patogenetici indotti in cellule umane dalla oncoproteina Tax dei retrovirus leucemogeni umani HTLV-1 e HTLV-2 (2007) 1/1/07
Azione concertata italiana per lo sviluppo di un vaccino contro HIV-AIDS (ICAV) 9/11/06
Induzione di anticorpi neutralizzanti ad ampio spettro contro il virus dell'immunodeficienza umana (HIV) per lo sviluppo di un vaccino contro l'AIDS. 1/17/06
Studio dell’influenza dei retrovirus oncogeni umani “Human T-cell Leukemia Virus” (HTLV) sui processi patogenetici indotti in cellule ematopoietiche e del ruolo del citomegalovirus umano (CMV) sulla insorgenza di adenocarcinomi nell’ 10/21/05
Influenza della coinfezione da HTLV-II sulla progressione della malattia da HIV-1 10/21/05
Vaccine development and selection 11/24/04




Istitutional duties

Donato Zipeto
Office Collegial Body
Teachers' Committee in the Master in Bioscience Biological Chemistry Section
researcher Teaching staff council for the doctorate in Applied Health Genomics Biology and Genetics Section
component Collegio dei Docenti del Dottorato in Scienze Applicate della Vita e della Salute A.A. 2018/2019 - Department Neurosciences, Biomedicine and Movement Sciences
component Council for the Degree Course in Medicine and Surgery - Medicine and Surgery
component Collegio Didattico di Biotecnologie - Department Biotechnology
component Commission for Financial Activities - Faculty Council
component Council for the Department of Neurological Science and Vision - Department Neurosciences, Biomedicine and Movement Sciences
Consiglio del Dipartimento di Scienze della Vita e della Riproduzione
researcher Council for the Mother and Child and Biology Department - Genetics
component Consiglio della Scuola di Specializzazione in Genetica Medica - Medicine and Surgery
component Consiglio della Scuola di Specializzazione in Malattie infettive e tropicali - Department Diagnostics and Public Health
component Consiglio della Scuola di Specializzazione in Patologia Clinica e Biochimica Clinica - Medicine and Surgery
Rappresentante della macro-area “Scienze della vita e della salute” Academic Senate

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