Consorzio Interuniversitario per lo sviluppo dei Sistemi a Grande Interfase
Center for Colloid and Surface Science

Personal information

Position: Permanent Staff


Phone: 0706754058

Location: Cagliari

Fields of Interest and Expertise

Morphological and Immunological Methodologies.

Analysis of Protein Expression in Animal Tissues.

TEM Ultrastructural Analysis.



Human Anatomy, School of Medicine (University of Cagliari)

TEM Methodologies in Biomedicine, School of Medicine (University of Cagliari)


Curriculum Vitae

1992: Degree in Biological Science, University of Cagliari.

1992: Research Fellow, Microcitemico Hospital Laboratories, University of Cagliari.

1995: Research fellow, Experimental Microbiology Department, University of Cagliari.

1996: Research Fellow, Experimental Biology Department, University of Cagliari.

1999: Research Fellow, Electron Microscopy Facility, Department of Cell Biology, Connecticut University, USA.

2001: PhD in Morphological Science, University of Cagliari.

2002: Assistant Professor of Human Anatomy, School of Medicine, University of Cagliari.




Thymosin β4 Is an Endogenous Iron Chelator and Molecular Switcher of Ferroptosis

- Lachowicz J.I. - Pichiri G. - Marco Piludu - Fais S. - Orrù G. - Congiu T. - Piras M. - Faa G. - Fanni D. - Torre G.D. - Lopez X. - Chandra K. - Szczepski K. - Jaremko L. - Ghosh M. - Emwas A.H. - Castagnola M. - Jaremko M. - Hannappel E. - Coni P.
International Journal of Molecular Sciences

Zinc as a drug for wilson’s disease, non-alcoholic liver disease and covid-19-related liver injury

- Coni P. - Pichiri G. - Lachowicz J.I. - Ravarino A. - Ledda F. - Fanni D. - Gerosa C. - Piras M. - Coghe F. - Gibo Y. - Cau F. - Castagnola M. - Eyken P.V. - Saba L. - Marco Piludu - Faa G.

Undercover toxic ménage à trois of amylin, copper (II) and metformin in human embryonic kidney cells

- Congiu T. - Alghrably M. - Emwas A.H. - Jaremko L. - Lachowicz J.I. - Marco Piludu - Piras M. - Faa G. - Pichiri G. - Jaremko M. - Coni P.

Living with the enemy: from protein-misfolding pathologies we know, to those we want to know

- Emwas A.H. - Alghrably M. - Dhahri M. - Sharfalddin A. - Alsiary R. - Jaremko M. - Faa G. - Campagna M. - Congiu T. - Piras M. - Marco Piludu - Pichiri G. - Coni P. - Lachowicz J.I.
Ageing Research Reviews

Thymosin β4 cytoplasmic/nuclear translocation as a new marker of cellular stress. A Caco2 case study

- Coni P. - Piras M. - Mateddu A. - Marco Piludu - Orru G. - Scano A. - Cabras T. - Piras V. - Lachowicz J.I. - Jaremko M. - Faa G. - Castagnola M. - Pichiri G.
RSC Advances

Improving Metal Adsorption on Triethylenetetramine (TETA) Functionalized SBA-15 Mesoporous Silica Using Potentiometry, EPR and ssNMR

- Lachowicz J.I. - Emwas A.H. - Delpiano G.R. - Andrea Salis - Marco Piludu - Jaremko L. - Jaremko M.
Advanced Materials Interfaces

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