Lisa Gasparotto


Short CV

2016-Research TechnicianVU University Amsterdam
2008-2015BiologistPrivate human medical analysis laboratory, Italy
2005-2008BiologistVeterinary hospital laboratory, Italy
2003Master Degree in Biological SciencesPadua University, Italy


As lab technician, I take care of the stem cell culturing for the research projects of the team. In particular I focus on the generation, the maintenance and the differentiation of the cells and the subsequent characterization.


Cytologic detection of Call-Exner bodies in Sertoli cells tumors from 2 dogs. Masserdotti C, De Lorenzi D, Gasparotto L. Vet Clin Pathol, 2008.
Human amniotic fluid-derived stem cells are rejected after transplantation in the myocardium of normal, ischemic, immuno-suppressed or immune-deficient rat. Chiavegato A, Bollini S, Pozzobon M, Callegari A, Gasparotto L, Taiani J, Piccoli M, Lenzini E, Gerosa G, Vendramin I, Cozzi E, Angelini A, Iop L, Zanon GF, Atala A, De Coppi P, Sartore S. Journal of molecular and cellular cardiology, 2007.
Amniotic fluid and bone marrow derived mesenchymal stem cells can be converted to smooth muscle cells in the cryo-injured rat bladder and prevent compensatory hypertrophy of surviving smooth muscle cells. De Coppi P, Callegari A, Chiavegato A, Gasparotto L, Piccoli M, Taiani J, Pozzobon M, Boldrin L, Okabe M, Cozzi E, Atala A, Gamba P, Sartore S. The Journal of Urology, 2007.
Amniotic mesenchymal cells autotransplanted in a porcine model of cardiac ischemia do not differentiate to cardiogenic phenotypes. Sartore S, Lenzi M, Angelini A, Gasparotto L, De Coppi P, Bianco R, Gerosa G. Eur J Cardiothorac Surgery, 2005.
Role of platelet activation in catheter-induced vascular wall injury. Zolpi E, Filippetto C, Bertipaglia B, Taiani J, Gasparotto L, Chiavegato A, Gamba P, Sartore S. J Endovasc Therapy, 2004

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