Carla  Mucignat-Caretta Author of Evaluating Organization Development
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Carla Mucignat-Caretta

Associate Professor
University of Padova

Ph.D. in Neuroscience, interested in the neurobiology of chemical communication.

Biography

October 1993: one month at Prof. A. Marchlewska-Koj's lab, Mammalian Reproduction Group, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland.

1994-1997: post-doc at Istituto di Fisiologia Umana, University of Parma, Italy.

1997-2001: tecnician at Istituto di Fisiologia Umana, University of Padova, Italy.

2001-2007: Researcher at Istituto di Fisiologia Umana, University of Padova, Italy.

2007-present associate Professor in Physiology at the University of Padova Medical School.

Areas of Research / Professional Expertise

    Pheromones in mice.
    Developmental neurobiology.
    cAMP-dependent intracellular signalling.
    Animal model of brain diseases.

Personal Interests

    sensory analysis of honey and wine.

Books

Featured Title
 Featured Title - Neurobiology of Chemical Communication - 1st Edition book cover

Articles

Steroids 2014, 83:10-16. doi: 10.1016/j.steroids.2014.01.009.

Age and isolation influence steroids release and chemical signaling in male mice


Published: Apr 16, 2014 by Steroids 2014, 83:10-16. doi: 10.1016/j.steroids.2014.01.009.
Authors: Mucignat-Caretta C, Cavaggioni A, Redaelli M, Da Dalt L, Zagotto G, Gabai G.

Young Isolated mice showed the most prominent difference in both micturition pattern and potentially active substance emission, while long term isolation resulted in a less extreme phenotype; therefore social isolation had a higher impact on young mice hormone and pheromone release.

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