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Pier Andrea Serra Edit Profile

educator , pharmacologist

Pier Andrea Serra, Italian pharmacologist, educator. Recipient Best Science Production award, Premium Region Autonoma Sardegna, 2007.

Background

Serra, Pier Andrea was born on August 5, 1971 in Sassari, Sardinia, Italy. Son of Sebastiano Serra and Salvatorica Cuccureddu.

Education

Bachelor of Medicine, University Sassari, 1998. Doctor of Philosophy in Pharmacology and Toxycology, University Sassari, 2001.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow pharmacology University Sassari, 2002—2003, associate professor pharmacology, since 2005. Postdoctoral fellow neuroanalytical chemistry University College Dublin, Ireland, 2004—2005. Corporal Infantry Italian Army, 1999—2000, Sardinia.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in neurodegenerative diseases. Research in microsensors and biosensors for neurochemical monitoring of neurotransmitters. Research in microdialysis for neurochemical monitoring of neurotransmitters.

    Research in adult neural stem cells neurochemical characterization in vitro. Design of dual microdialysis probe for in vitro neurochemical monitoring. Design of bioelectronic and biotelemetric devices for neurochemical monitoring of neurotransmitters.

Connections

Married Gaia Rocchitta, May 26, 2007. Children: Paolo, Luca.

father:
Sebastiano Serra

mother:
Salvatorica Cuccureddu

spouse:
Gaia Rocchitta

children:
Paolo Serra

Luca Serra