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Italo Mocchetti

Title

Professor

Department

Neuroscience
General profile

Phone

+1 202-687-1197

Location

WP-13 Research Building

Bio

Italo Mocchetti, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Neuroscience, is developing biotherapies for human neurological disorders such as Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, stroke, trauma and AIDS. His research focuses on neurotrophins, a class of proteins which are essential to our ability to move, feel and think.

Keywords:
brain
aging
neurology
movement disorder


Education

  • Ph.D. (1982) University of Milan,

Languages

  • Italian (speak, read, write)