Biochemistry Unit

Aim: Role of non-classical mechanisms for intercellular communication in (the therapy and diagnosis of) metabolic diseases.

  • Development of antibodies with diagnostic and immunotherapeutic potential in cancer therapy, diabetes, neurodegenerative disorders and other diseases;
  • Development of diagnostic antibody arrays based on proprietary antibodies targeting extracellular vesicles from cancer and diabetic patients;
  • Antibodies specific for nucleic acid modifications involved in the regulation of transcription, translation and epigenetic inheritance.