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Neuroscientist

Marcelo Nicolas Rivolta, Argentinian neuroscientist. Achievements include research in Identifying regulatory genes expressed in the inner ear, isolating auditory hair cell precursors and establishing some of the first cell lines from the inner ear to study regenerative therapies. Recipient Philip Stell prize, Otolaryngological Research Society, United Kingdom, 1998; fellow Fogarty International fellow, National Institutes of Health, 1989.

Background

Rivolta, Marcelo Nicolas was born on December 5, 1965 in Cordoba, Argentina. Son of Juan Carlos Nicolas Rivolta and Noemi Lujan.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University of Cordoba, Argentina, 1989. Doctor of Philosophy, University of Cordoba, 1995.

Career

Visiting fellow National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 1989—1992, visiting associate, 1992—1995. Research associate University of Bristol, England, 1995—1998, research fellow, grade II England, 1998—2001, University of Sheffield, England, since 2001.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in Identifying regulatory genes expressed in the inner ear, isolating auditory hair cell precursors and establishing some of the first cell lines from the inner ear to study regenerative therapies.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor numerous articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of Association for Research in Otolaryngology, United States of America.

Connections

Married Daniela Cacciabue, February 3, 1989. Children: Nicolas, Valentina.

father:
Juan Carlos Nicolas Rivolta

mother:
Noemi Lujan

spouse:
Daniela Cacciabue

children:
Nicolas Rivolta

Valentina Rivolta